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How can I enable Radeon R7 M260/M265/M340/M360 in ubuntu 16.04?

I have just upgraded from 14.04 to 16.04 and lspci -nn reports: 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller [0300]: Intel Corporation Haswell-ULT Integrated Graphics Controller [8086:0a16] (rev 0b) ... 09:00.0 ...
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What video card should I buy for Ubuntu 16.04? [on hold]

I am posting this because - the same as every other time I've tried to run Ubuntu in the past - Ubuntu is currently crashing shortly after loading Unity, and it's because of my ATI Radeon HD 2900 (...
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Ubuntu showing wrong graphics card model

I recently installed Ubuntu 16.04 on my Lenovo Ideapad 500, when I opened lspci it happened to show me that my graphics card is amd radeon m260/265 whereas my graphics card is amd radeon m360 as told ...
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Which graphical card should I buy to be compatible with Ubuntu 16? [on hold]

man radeon outputs that my graphical card "Radeon HD 7700 series" is compatible with Ubuntu 16, but it doesn't. I googled for Nvidia, and they also have problems with Ubuntu 16. That's why I'm a ...
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My Ubuntu 16.04 LTS crashes and reboots

The system crashes anytime but frequently (even at login). I usually have guake, firefox, gedit and file manager open at the same time. The system is newly bought less than two months old. System ...
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16.04.1 in different flavors and ways that wont install. ¿How can I reliably get on 16.04?

First of all, i'm returning to ubuntu, switched back to Windows many years ago mostly because World of Warcraft. Yeah, I know it can be wine'ed. So I recently put togheter a new machine and decided ...
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Should i upgrade to 16.04 from 15.10.. Probably problem with amd graphics

I have AMD Mobility Radeon HD 5730 and use a external monitor instead original. I always have problem after updates with good working with this solutions. Often i must reinstall system because i have ...
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ATI Radeon 2900 causes Radeon driver to crash on Ubuntu 16.04

FULL DISCLOSURE: First time Ubuntu user here. I currently have an ATI Radeon HD 2900 in my PC (I believe R600); I can boot into Ubuntu 16.04, however it crashes almost as soon as Unity loads, and I ...
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ATI Driver for Ubuntu 16.04

I am using Gigabyte Motherboard GA-78LMT-S2, which have ATI Radeon 3000 Graphics chip. May I install and use its proprietor Driver on Ubuntu 16.04 without any issue? Please answer someone. Thanks ...
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How do I change fan speed for all my graphics cards?

I'm running an ethereum mining server, using claymore miner on Ubuntu 14.04. Usually it ends up crashing because one or two of my four GPU's gets too hot and stops. I can use DISPLAY=:0.0 /usr/bin/...
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Amd overheating problem [on hold]

What can i doi have cleaned my laptop and changed thermalpaste nothin seems to work?
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Steam not Working in Ubuntu 16.04 LTS games/video editing software

I need help with this problem really badly. My PC And my system is not opening steam I can open it on the virtual machine just fine but it does not open on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS. I tried to update my ...
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Ubuntu 16.04.1 Post Upgrade - Not detecting hardware

After poking at this nearly all day I have determined that for whatever reason Ubuntu is not detecting hardware changes with the video card. My most recent attempt at fixing it was to re-enable the ...
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Ubuntu Not coming Up

I changed the driver for graphic in the "Additional driver" from Intel to AMD because I thought It can perform better...After that Ubuntu is not coming up.When I start My laptop,black screen comes up ...
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Is configuration of AMDGPU-pro on my laptop correct?

I installed amdgpu-pro on ubuntu 16.04. After reboot the screen resolution was low and unity not start. But I can open applications by right clicking and opening terminal. The speed was low too. The ...
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Does AMDGPU on Ubuntu 16.04 supports Radeon HD 6400M/7400M Series?

My laptop has Dual GPU integrated. Intel Corporation 2nd Generation Core Processor Family Integrated Graphics Controller Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] Seymour [Radeon HD 6400M/7400M Series] ...
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Do i need OpenCL installed in Ubuntu 14.04/16.04 [on hold]

I am not quite sure what it does but i know i need it for my Photoshop and and know its a good thing in general. Do i need it installed on my Kubuntu 14.04? I am using HD7790 with Proprietary drivers. ...
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AMD R9 380 Source Game Crash on Ubuntu 16.04

I have a problem. I've just installed Ubuntu GNOME 16.04LTS, and I'm having difficulty with Team Fortress 2. I can load and play the game just fine, but after a bit, it just crashes. The audio loops, ...
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PCSXr and PCSX2: Black screen with discrete GPU [on hold]

I have just upgraded to Linux Mint 18 / Ubuntu 16.04 and decided to install PS1 and PS2 emulators. When using the integrated GPU (Intel HD Graphics 4000), I naturally get very low FPS in PCSX2, hence ...
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ATI open source driver fan running at full speed

I know this question has been asked multiple times here, but they are outdated and don't works for me. I have ATI Radeon HD2600 Pro and this GPU is no longer supported by ATI. (The driver work with ...
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Which Graphic Drivers Should I Download of For AMD Processors? [closed]

I am using kali linux But i have not installed graphic drivers. So i want to installthis i want to know that which driver i should have to install I have Hp laptop with AMD chipset My Kali Details ...
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Boot failure, Ubuntu 16.04.1 LTS, HP Envy Notebook

Introduction I am a Linux (and Ubuntu) newbie and I am having serious trouble getting Ubuntu to run on my HP laptop, despite having apparently successfully installed it alongside pre-installed ...
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How to see actual AMD GPU frequency with radeon driver on Xenial?

How could I know the actual running frequency (not the vendor stock freq.) of my AMD gpu on Ubuntu 16.04 (Xenial) ? I can't find any information about this. I'm using the radeon driver. On the good ...
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Which AMD video driver I can use in Ubuntu 16.04.xx?

I have video card [AMD/ATI] Oland XT [Radeon HD 8670 / R7 250/350] and play games (Payday 2, Team Fortress 2, Civilization V) on Ubuntu 15.10 with AMD Catalyst drivers. Which drivers I can use in ...
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AMDGPU Pro driver not working on Xubuntu 16.04

I recently upgraded to Xubuntu 16.04 and would like to install the AMDGPU Pro driver. The first time installing the driver, my secondary DVI monitor did not receive signal. The second attempt, not ...
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some corrupty graphics in 14.04 LTS

I got 14.04 LTS (because Xenial WHY NO AMD?!?) and it worked flawlessly (process going fine and stuff) and when I boot it.... some stripes of glitcheyness happens and then normal boot.. If anyone can ...
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lxde + fluxbox screen flickering

Recently I've installed Lubuntu 16.04 with fluxbox window manager (I don't know what causes this problem). And I noticed that my screen start to flickering every once in a while (especially after ...
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How can I install my graphic card driver?

I've detected my graphic card using terminal as below, but I don't know how to install my graphic card driver. ~$ sudo lshw -C display *-display description: VGA compatible ...
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AMD R290 underperforming [closed]

I have an AMD R290, I am aware that the proprietary drivers have been dropped. However the performance of the open source driver should be acceptable per the Phornoix Benchmarks. I am not however ...
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Display Issues - Desktop larger than TV display

I just migrated my HTPC from Windows 7 to Ubuntu 16.04. The install went fine however, at a resolution of 1280x720 or 1920x1080, the actual desktop is wider than the TV screen (primarily on the left ...
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Black screen on boot after AMDGPU-Pro install (16.04)

I have been having some screen freezing issues on my new Ubuntu 16.04 system, and have been in the troubleshooting process for this issue. I thought it was a graphics driver problem, as I am running ...
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AMD Open Graphics Drivers Issue

I've had to to upgrade to 16.04 as 15.10 is no longer receiving updates however as AMD have not got their drivers ready yet for my graphics card, if they ever will, which is a Radeon 6850 OC, that ...
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Plotting with Octave and Matplotlib Broken on Ubuntu 16.04

I'm having a problem using plot commands using python-matplotlib and Octave ever since I installed Octave. Prior to installing Octave v4.0.2, I was able to plot with Matplotlib v. 1.5.1 just fine. ...
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What should I do to detect Radeon graphics card in Ubuntu 16.04 along with Intel HD Graphics 4000

I have a laptop with Intel HD 4000 and Radeon HD 8670 M graphics. I have Windows 7 and Ubuntu 16.04. In Ubuntu I think the Radeon is not detected. When I type lspci | grep VGA the following result ...
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PC restarts while watching videos online

While watching videos on YouTube or even Facebook screen goes on random color for few seconds and after it computer restarts. When I watching something on VLC or other player everything's fine. Before ...
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ATI Graphics - iMac 27 - incorrect graphics card reported

I using Ubuntu 16.04 on a new iMac retina 2015. (please don't ask me why) I am trying to get descent 3d graphics out of my card using AMDGPU. I boot using rerind. This is not about fglrx. I am ...
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OpenGL update for intel graphic

It all started with me wanting to use OpenGL 4 to play games on my ubuntu 16.04 laptop. I was running on intel integrated graphics and even if the processor is suppose to handle OpenGL 4 I could not ...
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Problem Radeon VCE init (-22) error during Ubuntu 16.04 boot

I have intel i5 processor, 4GB ram, AMD Radeon R5 Series M330 Graphics, hp laptop. I installed latest ubuntu 16.04 LTS on it. It worked for only 1 day. After that during boot time a error prompts ...
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Disable discrete graphics card permanently

Just installed Ubuntu 16.04 in a dual boot with Win 7. My graphics card, AMD Radeon HD 6770M is fried, and hangs and then crashes the computer the moment it's activated. So I've been running my Win 7 ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 and AMD RADEON HD 6750: The system is running in low-graphics mode

I'd like to install Ubuntu 16.04 on desktop with AMD video card but after successfull install and reboot I got black screen with popap "The system is running in low-graphics mode". After some ...
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X has mysteriously stopped working on Radeon card

One day after rebooting my computer lightdm would not start, there was no colsole, and apparently the keyboard wasn't working either (no caps/num lock light). I tried various things to get it to work ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 R9 390 Black screen/freezing on some games

This is a recent install of Ubuntu 16.04. When I run certain games, like Tabletop Simulator or Payday 2 the game will run fine for a couple minutes then all of the sudden freeze, after a few seconds ...
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ASUS F5SL overheat problem

As I've heard overheating issues are most likely because of GPU. eronis@Ubuntu:~$ sensors acpitz-virtual-0 Adapter: Virtual device temp1: +63.0°C (crit = +90.0°C) coretemp-isa-0000 ...
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no support in amd graphics card ubuntu 16.04

I installed the Ubuntu 16.04 a few days age , since then I had some graphical issues and glitches with this version . first of all I couldn't boot Ubuntu in the UEFI mode so I chose the Legacy mode . ...
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State of AMD drivers in 16.04

I am really confused about the state of AMD drivers on 16.04 My question is six-fold. What is the difference between The amdgpu driver, The radeon driver, and The amdgpu-pro driver? When ...
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why is R9 390 using radeon instead of amdgpu driver?

My R9 390 is using the open source radeon driver instead of the amdgpu driver. When first installing my system the "xserver-xorg-video-radeon" wasnt even installed. it was just the libs which seem to ...
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Radeon HD 7730M driver fro Ubuntu 16.04

Currently my laptop is only using the onboard Intel graphics and not the Radeon HD 7730M card. I have a clean installation of Ubuntu 16.04 on the laptop and I have not made any changes to the ...
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Install propietary drivers alongside open-source

My AMD graphics card requires me to downgrade X.org in order to use the propietary drivers, but I don't want to keep them as my only drivers. Is it possible to keep the current X version and install ...
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How can I repair gui?

I am trying to get the Vulkan SDK working. I had tried to install fresh new Ubuntu 14.04.4 downloaded today, which is marked as supported by amd. Then updated it's software to the newest version and ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 occasionally hangs with screen off after switching TTYs or turning screen off for inactivity

Sometimes when I switch TTYs (also while switching between logged in users) or after the screen darkened and turned off, my screen goes/stays in standby mode and does no longer wake up. Actually the ...