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Enabling virtualization on my AMD CPU

need help figuring out how to enable virtualization on my AMD FX-6300 CPU in order to be able to dedicate more than one CPU core to my virtualbox Ubuntu build. Everyone says it should be in the BIOS ...
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Switching between apu igp and discrete gpu

I have a HP g6-2251st which has an APU(A4-4300M + HD 7420G) and a HD7670M discrete graphics. I dont know if it was possible before but i cant change between this two on latest 14.04 beta. I was ...
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Ubuntu slow in lenovo s215

I just bought a lenovo netbook, the spec is AMD E1 2100 1.4Ghz with HD 8210 RAM 2GB is it make sense with that spec my ubuntu is running slow? or is there anything i can do to make my ubuntu run ...
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I'm looking for Intel64.iso [duplicate]

I always confusing when download Ubuntu flavour. My system is 64bit Intel processor(4GB RAM). when I download 64bit it's downloadind amd64.iso. Upto my knowledge ADM and Intel processors are ...
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Unable To See Screen After AMD Catalyst Driver Install

I have the following setup: Z87 Extreme Motherboard. Asus HD 7790 Graphics card. Asus R9 280x Graphics card. Ubuntu 12.04 I have been able to install both the latest beta drivers and the latest ...
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Ubuntu on AMD Laptop: cannot boot

Specs of my laptop are: processor: AMD E1-2500 graphics: Radeon HD 8240. Whenever I try to install linux in it, it gives some errors. In ubuntu's case, it does not boot, and the screen just goes ...
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trouble finding/installing cpu driver for AMD FX 8350

I'm very much new to Linux, but I've hunted for days and can not find any solution to my problem. I'm trying to use cpufreq to control the throttle on my cpu (AMD FX-8350, 64-bit), but I apparently do ...
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Opengl error, open glx steam, help!

I have looked absolutely everywhere tried many things, honestly I think I'm going to just reinstall ubuntu. So get this error when I open steam: OpenGL GLX context is not using direct rendering, ...
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How to upgrade from Ubuntu amd 64bit to intel 64bit?

I've been using Ubuntu 12.10 for about a year and half now on my laptop with an intel processor. When I installed it I was dumb enough to commit the mistake of downloading a amd 64bit version of the ...
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AMD64 or i386 for Acer Aspire 5530G

I have laptop Acer aspire 5530G: AMD Turion X2 Ultra Dual-Core Mobile ZM-80 2.1 with 2GB RAM. So, What is Ubuntu better: amd64 or i386? if CPU amd, but RAM is 2 GB.
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How To install ubuntu server 32 bit 12.0 on AMD E1-2100?

I tried to install Ubuntu 12.04 ( 32 bit ) server in my lenovo amd e1-2100 processor ,4GB ram . My host OS is windows 8 (64 bit) ,with the help of virtual box i tried to install but its saying that ...
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Which Graphics divers should I use?

I'm on Xubuntu 13.10 64 bit. The output of lspci, lspci | less, and lspci -v is here. Ubuntu tells me that there are 3 video cards drivers compatible with my PC. By default Xubuntu picked the first ...
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Ubuntu installation on hp dv2000

I've been trying to get ubuntu to run on my hp dv 2000 with an amd turion x2 processor and an nvidia GeForce 7150M / nForce 630M card. The problem is that I am getting horizontal lines on the screen. ...
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Does Kaveri APU or 7850k easily install Ubuntu?

Just wondering if I will have trouble getting everything enabled for my Ubuntu AMD APU box. If I do a build from the ground up from the CD will I have trouble with anything or installation? Anything I ...
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How to fix, having installed the wrong version of XBMCbuntu? [closed]

I have just purchased a HTPC and I installed "xbmcbuntu-12.2.Intel-NVIDIA" on it as my operating system. The installation worked fine, and just when I wanted to log in I realized something was wrong, ...
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Laptop overheating problem

I am using a vaio laptop which have Radeon HD 7650M graphics card. I am new to linux and don't understand how to solve overheating problem in my laptop. Tried everything tlp,laptop-mode tools,etc.
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Why does my cpu's clockspeed keep dropping?

This is the most unusually problem that I have. I have an AMD Turion TL-56 processor. It's dual core and the default frequency is 1.8 ghz. For the past few months, the clock speed has been droppign to ...
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black window at boot Ubuntu 13.10 (installed besides Windows 7), AMD Turion64 [duplicate]

Not able to boot ubuntu 13.10 (installed besides Windows 7) Got black window after choosing "Ubuntu" form drop-down list. There is result of boot-repair: http://paste.ubuntu.com/6667676/ It did not ...
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AMD Radeon HD 7640G/7670M Dual GPU NOT WORKING in UBUNTU 13.04

I'm facing a problem while installing an ATI driver through ADDITIONAL DRIVER. I was trying to install the same in Ubuntu 13.04. The config of my laptop is AMD Radeon HD 7640G/7670M Dual GPU (1 GB ...
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Ubuntu/xubuntu failed install via usb or dvd

Trying to build a small rig sans hdd. Spent last two days trying to load either xubuntu or ubuntu 13.x via usb to no avail, used Lili, Unetbootin, and pendrive, to create usb bootable files. Using a ...
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this kernel require an x86-64 cpu,

cpu: AMD Phenom II ×6 1100T mother board: (ASUS)M5A97 PRO (IOMMU Model 64mb enabled) iso: ubuntu-12.04.3-server-amd64 host: windows 8.1 + virtulbox Advanced menu -> CPU Configuration which is ...
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My display isn't working

So I installed ubuntu 13.04 by accident, and it would go to a black screen after logon. So i went and installed 12.04 over it. Now whenever I boot, my monitor says cannot use display mode, and after ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 amd/ati hdmi Sound/Display Issues

I am trying to set up an old HP Pavilion with a amd processor and an Ati radeon graphics card as a media PC. I am having a lot of hdmi issues. What I did was update to the grub as following: ...
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ubuntu 13.10 only detecting sata port 5 and 6

Built the following HTPC: CPU: AMD A8-6500 3.5GHz Quad-Core Processor CPU Cooler: Cooler Master GeminII M4 58.4 CFM Sleeve Bearing Motherboard: ASRock FM2A75 Pro4-M Micro ATX FM2 Memory: G.Skill ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 doesn't recgonize m CPU correctly

My computer is running ubuntu 12.04 (64bit), and I have a AMD Athlon(tm) X4 760K Quad Core Processor which is about 3.8ghz (and an Radeon HD 7770 GPU). Yet, when I type in cat /proc/cpuinfo - I get: ...
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Laptop overheats when running Ubuntu 13.10

I've been away from Ubuntu since introduction of the Unity interface. When 13.10 was released I figured I'd give it another shot and installed it on my HP G62. This laptop has an AMD V120 cpu and a ...
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Cant Install Ubuntu on my MSI+AMD Pc [duplicate]

I have tired to install ubuntu on my pc several times but it shows a black/rubbish screen when i boot it from cd. Here is my pc config : AMD FX-8120 8-core processor MSI 990XA-GD55 Graphics 2GB ATI ...
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Unable to install AMD Radeon HD 5450 on Ubuntu13.04 due to no display

So here is my issue, I got Ubuntu 13.04 installed on a system with the following specs: AMD Athlon 64 X2 5600+ Nf-M2 nView FM2 3 GB DDR2 800 RAM WD 250 GB HDD Coolmax CUG-700B 500W I cannot install ...
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Gameplay/openGL performance issues with AMD APU

I recently built a new desktop with an AMD A10-6800K (Radeon HD 8670D) APU. Basic graphics performance was fine with the open source drivers, but I installed fglrx* because I wanted to enable sound ...
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AMD drivers which one to install

So i am new to the whole Ubuntu thing and im kinda clueless as to what AMD driver i need to install to run Dota 2 properly because at the moment the HUD flickers whenever i activate an ability or ...
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When buying a computer for Ubuntu, what should I look for? [duplicate]

I am buying a computer with the main intent of running Ubuntu, would I get the best compatibility and performance with a Windows based computer or a Mac based computer? If it runs better on ...
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After installing AMD Catalyst driver, my launch bar is no longer there

I installed AMD Catalyst control, and now that I restarted my computer, my launch bar will not appear. I am running Ubuntu 13.04. Please help.
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asrock x-boost not working with Ubuntu

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 since last one year on my PC (AMD FX-6300 + Asrock 970 Extreme 3). Asrock's 970 E3 has X-Boost option in BIOS to increase the FSB from 200MHz to 215MHz hence increasing the ...
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AMD FX CPU drivers/patch

I am using Ubuntu since 2009 on notebooks with Intel CPUs. However now, that I am using AMD's FX 6300, I am interested in knowing if there exists anything from Ubuntu (specifically any kernel ...
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AMD Phenom(tm) 9750 Quad-Core Processor × 4 is an updated driver needed?

Alot of times my computer locks up and I have to hard reset to get out of it. I'm running Ubuntu 13.04 {64 bit} on AMD Phenom(tm) 9750 Quad-Core Processor × 4 with 8 gig of ram on a Terabyte sized ...
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I downloaded amd64-microcode from synaptic. Now I can only boot in recovery mode and not much works

I downloaded amd64-microcode from synaptic manager. Afterwards I could only boot in recovery mode. Everything is jerky and slow and some things don't work at all. I tried removing the amd64-microcode ...
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Should I install amd64-microcode? [closed]

This is my system: AMD Phenom II x4 960T (unlocked to 6 cores) 8GB 1066 DDR2 RAM Gigabyte Radeon HD6670 1GB DDR3 (AMD Catalyst 13.4 propriety driver) Ubuntu 13.04 at 1920x1080 60Hz Dual boot with ...
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Error during install of ubuntu. (WUBI 12.04)

After the check of installation files i get this error: An error occurred: Error executing command command=C:\Windows\sysnative\bcdedit.exe /set {148fbf66-bba8-11e2-88b0-bc5ff42bd53b} device ...
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Planning on switching to Ubuntu!

I'm planning on taking my HP Envy M6 AMD A10 CPU, with a AMD Radeon HD 7660G discrete-class GPU, and I was wondering if there's any packages I should install to make it run effectively when I first ...
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Possible using 64-bit on 32-bit processor?

I have a PC (yet old) using AMD processor. I've tried booting Ubuntu x64 from LiveUSB, but it works! Larger image Why? But in my Windows Device Manager it shows x86...
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Problems with Ubuntu 12.10

I recently installed Ubuntu 12.10 amd64 64 bit on my Samsung laptop with AMD A8,ATI Raedon HD 7xxx and 6 GB of RAM and I have following problems: My battery charging time is not at all accurate or ...
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Simple File Server [duplicate]

I want to build a simple ubuntu server for sharing the common shared directory to windows host. And I could map those shared directory to windows machine using simple script. No of users accessing the ...
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I can't install Ubuntu 12.10 on my notebook/

When I install on notebook (HP Pavilion dv6-3110er. AMD N830 2100MHz / ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5470) Ubuntu 12.10 x64, the installation freezes on the logo. Throws an error failed to load file amd ...
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Is Ubuntu 12.04.2 64-bit the same for AMD too? [duplicate]

I have a ASUS K55VM-SX086D 64-bit. I was downloading Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS 64-bit, but was confused the 64-bit version also includes AMD too, and I have an Intel motherboard. So: Is Ubuntu 12.04.2 ...
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Can't install Ubuntu on Lenovo z585

I can't install Ubuntu (12.10 and 12.04) (also tried Mint) on Z585 (Lenovo IdeaPad Z585 AMD A8-4500M 1.90GHz 8GB 1TB DVDRW DL FreeDOS 15.6" HD AMD Radeon HD7670 2GB). I tested all possible options ...
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How to ensure Ubuntu is using all my cores

I have a 6 core processor and have noticed some performance issues. I recognize coming from Windows things won't be the same. But I've heard that it's not incredibly uncommon for linux to not ...
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My cpus are powered down periodically

I post here because I am using Ubuntu but this is probably an hardware problem. Since I bought my new setup with AMD Athlon(tm) II X4 635 Processor and asus m4a89td pro/usb3 motherboard with ecc ram I ...
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Cuál versión (32 o 64 bits) de ubuntu instalar con este procesador? [duplicate]

English: Hello to all! This is the first time I have a question here. I'm going to partition my hard drive and install Ubuntu 12.04 with my Windows 7, the detail is that I have this processor: AMD ...
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trouble with installing ubuntu 12.10 from usb

I have recently built my own PC and I want to use Ubuntu as my OS, but when I try to boot Ubuntu up using my USB I get an error saying: no default UI configuration directive found I have tried to ...
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Unsure if my RAM speed is set correctly

edit: Thank you for reopening I have an an AMD APU as my CPU/GPU (specs below) and its graphical performance benefits greatly from higher speed RAM. In my motherboard BIOS I have set the memory clock ...