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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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How do I find and install the right driver for a GeForce GT 440?

The system is still behaving exactly the same, and I have not received any further direction on how to fix it. Is there another piece of information I need to provide? Update: No response from the ...
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321 views

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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313 views

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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355 views

Is my Nvidia Geforce 8600 GT compatible with Ubuntu?

I have a Nvidia GeForce 8600 GT graphics card that worked on windows before I switched to Ubuntu 14.04. When I booted up for the first time the screen had white pixel sized rectangles appearing and ...
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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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Ubuntu on Laptop with switchable Graphics Card (AMD)

After I got problems with Windows again, i switched to Ubuntu on my old Laptop (Acer Aspire 7750G). Im very happy with Ubuntu and how user friendly and light it is. I mainly use it to browse the web ...
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135 views

Can I install Ubuntu on an HP R007TX?

Can I install Ubuntu on an HP Pavilion R007TX notebook? And for that, from where I can get the drivers from HP that I'll need?
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HD in Ubuntu 15.10

So, I recently started using Ubuntu 15.10 on my computer (Asus N56J) - everything seems fine except that I cant run HD movies (or maybe any other video actually) smoothly. Every video seems to be of ...
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Graphics card issues?

I have an Intel GPU and I think that the catalyst GPU is AMD. However, I would like to install the latest drivers for this, but am having trouble as I cannot find out which driver I have to install. I ...
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Extremely slow display of JPEGs and other images in 15.10

[This question has been marked as a duplicate (relating to graphics drivers) but it is not. I have traced the problem to VMware Workstation 12 running on the system. The problem is triggered by ...
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Ubuntu Nvidia drivers GTX965m

So I am just about to rip the last hair out off my head over this. Been trying to setup a dual boot of windows and linux for the last 3 days since getting my new Alienware 15 r2 laptop and I am having ...
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142 views

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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138 views

Install Geforce driver

I'm trying to dual boot ubuntu alongside my windows 7, however the installer doesn't seem to work. Video cuts in and out, most are saying to update my drivers. So my question is, how can I install ...
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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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