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how do you install drivers

I am new to ubuntu and put a new graphics card in my computer. I need to know how to install the driver information from the cd, because there is no autoplay or anything like that. I need very simple ...
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Not able to install nvidia's BINARY DRIVERS

following was done :- sudo apt-get install linux-source sudo apt-get install linux-headers-generic sudo apt-get install nvidia-current sudo shutdown -r now sudo service lightdm stop ctrl-alt-f1 cd ...
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Proprietary driver for my laptop k40ab (ATI HD4570)

I have always used the built-in utility to install the driver for my video card (HD4570). Now running Ubuntu 11.04 as a live-cd and updating the repository - the utility does not show the available ...
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Wireless Connection Failure with a Sweex Wireless 54g adapter

My internet access was fine, when I shut down my pc and then open it again! Then, the pc recognized the net's name but it does not recognize the password to the wireless!! For some reason my mobile ...
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nvidia driver with cuda - ERROR: No NVidia compatible platform found

I've got the Geforce GTX460. When i want to start CUDA, i get the following error: ERROR: No NVidia compatible platform found I've testet it with every driver on the Package Manager. Always the same ...
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First time using Ubuntu, need help with drivers! [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I install extra drivers? I have just successfully built my first computer last night. I went through the boot menu and got Ubuntu 12.10 installed properly and ...
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black screen after install Nvidia drive 304.125 on ubuntu 15.04 [duplicate]

After install Nvidia drive 304.125 on ubuntu 15.04 display black screen i tried nomodeset but still the problem
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How to update a device driver?

How to move from a driverfile.tar.gz file to an installed or updated driver? More specific: I'm a new 13.10 user. My wired network doesn't work. I found that the LAN driver could be obsolete. I got ...
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Broadcom STA wireless driver won't install [duplicate]

I am running Ubuntu 12.04 and Windows vista on my Acer Extensa 4620Z. Wi-fi works fine in vista. When I try and install the Broadcom STA wireless driver in Ubuntu it says: Sorry, Installation of the ...
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nvidia-96 Drivers don't seem to exist?

In the Ubuntu Software Center, the nvidia-96 package come up when Searched, but when clicked on "more details", it brings me to a "Not Found" It doesn't work through the terminal either, apt-get ...
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install/boot in black screen

I have a Windows 8 on my computer Lenovo IdeaCentre-K and decided to install Ubuntu along side with Windows. As it was written I turned off security boot, fast boot and so on. I downloaded 64bit ...
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Desktop not fluid, mouse and screen jump every seconds

I'm new on ubuntu and I'm having problems of fluidity. I've installed the latest version, 11.10 in 64 bits mode and my issue is that when booting normally, mouse and screen in general jump every five ...
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Finding out what AMD Radeon Chip and installing drivers [duplicate]

I have a lenovo G500 laptop which has a label showing "AMD Radeon Graphics". I want to find out what chip set it is and install drivers as I am unable to use graphics and am forced to use TTY mode. I ...
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Screen rendering problem on Ubuntu 12.04 with Intel video card

I recently installed Ubuntu 12.04 on an old Sony laptop and I've had a problem I've never seen before. The side bar menu text, the dropdown menu text and sometimes the background image weren't ...
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My Ubuntu is uber lag

I had just installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my old Sony Vaio laptop. Specs are 4GB RAM, Core 2 Duo 1.53 Ghz and Geforce 9300m graphics. I used the Windows installer to install Ubuntu to my laptop and i'm ...

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