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Can I use Intel HD 4000 Graphics and discrete Radeon HD for dual monitors?

On windows I have a dual monitor setup. I have one monitor connected directly to the motherboard, running off of Intel HD 4000 graphics. I have another monitor connected directly to my Radeon HD 7850. ...
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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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AMD Catalyst Driver installer failing at DKMS

I am following these instructions to install the fglrx drivers. When I am running sudo sh amd-driver-12-6-x86_64.run it tells me fglrx is already installed; even though I ran the commands to remove it....
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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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AMD OpenCL 2.0 drivers on Ubuntu 16.04

I have a private workstation that uses Ubuntu 14.04 and has an AMD FirePro W7000 graphics card installed. AMD released a Catalyst driver update for all GCN-based cards that upgrades their OpenCL ...
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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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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 [on hold]

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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Trying to run Ubuntu 12.04 or 14.04 with old ATI cards

First, I've tried Ubuntu 12.04, Ubuntu 11.04, Ubuntu 10.04, Xubuntu 11.04, Xubuntu 12.04. Video card is ATI Radeon 9600/9550/X1050 Series. I've done some digging before I decided to ask question here,...
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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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Ubuntu 14.04 Pulseaudio in HDMI sound crackling

I've recently change my PC OS from MS to Ubuntu. Ubuntu 14.04 can correctly find my HDMI audio but with terrible echo and crackling sound. I fix the echo issue by following the guide here: Sound ...
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How to install correct drivers for Radeon r9 390x?

I have a Radeon r9 390x graphics card running on my system running ubuntu 16.04. Searching the internet, I am unsure what is the situation with this graphics card. I do not know: * Which driver I ...
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Graphical slow response issues?

I just installed Ubuntu 12.04 but my Ubuntu is not running smoothly. It is becoming stuck. Is there a problem with my graphic driver? I say this because 1 out of the 2 ATI graphic drivers failed ...
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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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Screen does not turn back on after turning off for inactivity

If my screen turns off due to inactivity, it will not come back on. It does turn on when waking up from suspend. I have 16.04 on a HP Compaq nc6000. In System Settings -> Details, the graphics line ...
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16.04 AMD Graphics card not used properly

I just updated to 16.04. My system has AMD Radeon HD 5450 graphics card which I use with two 16:9 monitors. After update, i.e., after removing fglrx, the displays are mirrored and have 4:3 aspect ...
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Fan noise after upgrading to Ubuntu 16.04

After upgrading from 15.10 to 16.04 my computer fans have started making much more noise. I think this could be related to the graphics card, which is an ATI Radeon: 07:00.0 VGA compatible ...
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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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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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Unity not working with amdgpu-pro in 16.04 LTS

I decided to install the amd-gpupro drivers because Kerbal Space Program was lagging severely. After putting radeon.modeset=0 into the kernel parameters in /etc/default/grub and putting amdgpu in /etc/...
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amdgpu-pro-install on Ubuntu GNOME 16.04 with R9 285

I have a problem installing AMD GPU PRO driver for my Ubuntu Gnome 16.04 system. The screen is going black after installation and reboot. The image in GUI mode is incomplete and mostly black with ...
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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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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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No second display over HDMI (16.04 LTS) hybrid graphics

I cannot seem to enable or use my HDMI port in Ubuntu 16.04 LTS. As I connect it with my TV, there's no signal on either ends. Detecting displays doesn't work. It probably has something to do with ...
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Is it possible to install the latest Amd Crimson Edition Proprietary Drivers?

Is it possible to install the latest Amd Crimson Edition Proprietary Drivers ? I tried many times (downloaded the driver from amd) but couldn't build dkms ! (i've installed all the required packages) ...
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Why does my laptop with AMD Radeon HD 76xx graphics get overheated when using Ubuntu?

I bought a new laptop which came pre-installed with Windows 7. I love working on Ubuntu and hence installed 12.04 on my laptop. I can work on Windows for 6 hours at a stretch and feel the laptop being ...
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ATI Mobility Radeon M82/M86/RS780M

I have a HP Pavilion dv5-1200eo Entertainment Notebook PC with ATI Mobility Radeon M82/M86/RS780M and I haven't been able to find any working drivers for it. It is overheating and working poorly. I ...
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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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Ubuntu doesn't boot without a Monitor connected to a AMD 390

As the title says Ubuntu doesn't boot with AMD 390 with Hawaii chipset. The same system boots with AMD 290 with Hawaii and with AMD 380 with Tonga chipset without a monitor. Any ideas?
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Graphics “patchy” with AMD A8 6410 using fglrx driver

I have 14.04 installed on Lenovo G50-45 laptop with AMD A8 6410. I had problems with graphics drivers. Open source driver was crashing when I wanted to insert formula in OpenOffice Writer. Now I am ...
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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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Kubuntu 14.04 hangs at startup after installing fglrx

After installing the new AMD Catalyst beta driver (14.6), my system hangs at the boot screen, however I am able to access the TTY terminals. I installed fglrx as follows: Downloaded the drivers ...
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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 radeon-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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New Installation Boots to Black Screen

I recently installed Xubuntu 16.04 LTS on my HP Pavilion. Unfortunately, after installing and restarting it immediately boots to a black screen. Hardware specs are as follows: CPU: A4 3300m GPU: ...
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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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my laptop Is AMD hybrid-graphics card, is it supported by Ubuntu 16.04 driver?

so, I tried a clean install of 16.04 LTS, is there any way to find out whether my AMD graphics card is fully supported by the driver ? Cuz my screen is flickering I'm not talking gaming, just the ...
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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 ...
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16.04 Ati mobility radeon x1600 full resolution flickering

I've just installed Lubuntu 16.04 on my old HP compaq nc8430 laptop which has ati mobility radeon x1600 graphics card with its own 256MB RAM. Everything went fine apart from the fact that I face ...