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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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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 WiFi adapter is not working at all, how to troubleshoot?

On this site I see hundreds if not a thousand questions being asked about issues with a Wireless LAN adapter not being detected/recognized by Ubuntu. Some mainstream adapters appear to be utterly ...
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New and Inexperienced: Wifi networks not being detected suddenly

I know very little about Ubuntu or programming, or really anything, but I'm helping a friend get a stable OS on his computer since some jerk nuked his entire hard drive, OS and all (me). For a while ...
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How do I install the latest NVIDIA drivers from the .run file?

This is what I am trying to do. I downloaded the latest driver for my VGA from http://www.nvidia.com. The installation needs the X11 to be shut down, so I log out of my account, then press ...
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Internet connection not working in Ubuntu 15.04

My internet connection is not working in Ubuntu 15.04 I kept the ethernet cable plugged-in during installation. Later when I started Ubuntu and tried to connect to internet using Firefox, I received ...
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Dual monitor problem (only 1 monitor displays) [closed]

so I have 2 working monitors, and after installing Linux ChaletOS x64 (based on Ubuntu 14.04) only one of them is displaying. Now at 1st neither would show anything pass the bios, so i changed them ...
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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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Booting Problems - Ubuntu 14.04.2

I had a fair bit of issues installing Ubuntu 14.04.2: basically, I think Grub wasn't running; when asking for the password, the display stayed dark, as if it was off. Waiting a few minutes until ...
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Problem to stop lightdm

I'm trying to stop LightDM, but I receive the following error message (translated from German): root@robert-desktop:/home/robert/Downloads# stop lightdm stop: Connection to Upstart not possible: ...
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Radeon Drivers R9 270X Ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

I have a question. Do I need drivers for my graphic card Radeon R9 270X? If yes how can i install it?
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Nvidia Graphics driver in ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

My laptop has 1 GB Nvidia graphics card. When i used windows i needed to install graphics card. Now i am using ubuntu 14.04 with windows 8.1 as dual boot. Do i need install a graphics driver for ...
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Do I need additional drivers? [duplicate]

I've Dell Inspiron 15R 5520 laptop. Do I need to install additional drivers for it? If yes, how do I install additional drivers? Intel(R) HD Graphics 4000 AMD Radeon Driver Sound Devices: Conexant ...

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