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Ubuntu not using external monitor by default

Okay, because I couldn't think of a better way to title this question, I'm going to try and describe my issue in detail here. I like to use my laptop as a desktop; I have an external keyboard and ...
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Trouble installing AMD drivers on a new build - using 14.10

I've just finished building my first PC. I'm also fairly new to Ubuntu. I'm really struggling to work out how exactly to get the proprietary AMD drivers up and running. I've been trying different ...
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Fresh Ubuntu 14.04 install Slow

My desktop is slow when I installed Ubuntu 14.04 and the computer is slow like the computer take five minutes to open an application. It is very sluggish. I just changed the display driver to nividia ...
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Ubuntu 15.04 + AMD,purple screen when booting after install,stuck at initramdisk

I installed Ubuntu 15.04 on a Seagate expansion drive. I tried booting it up from my machine, but it hangs (and I waited over 30 mins, just to be sure). I tried using the drive from an Intel based ...
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Sensor data missing in Ubuntu 14.04 on GA970A-D3P board

I am unable to access most sensor data in Ubuntu using Psensor or Xsensors on Ubuntu 14.04 on GA-970A-D3P board with an AMD FX 6350 CPU. I cannot access GPU temperature, the individual temperature of ...
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Black screen after disconnecting HDMI

I'm running Linux Mint 17. I connected my laptop with external monitor and things were good. But after i removed the HDMI cable, since then after login, it shows a black screen with cursor. I've tried ...
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CPU hard lockup with Ubuntu 14.04 server on AMD machine

I have the following workstation configuration with 64 cores: 4x AMD Athlon 6378 2.4GhZ 128 GB Ram Supermicro motherboard H8QGI-F-O 2 x 512 GB SDD Samsung with software RAID-0 setup I am running ...
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Which Ubuntu version should I install 14.04.2 LTS or 15.04

I have no past experience with Ubuntu. I just want to use it to see whether it is as good a Windows 7. My config is AMD FX 6300 3.5 GHz,8GB RAM,AMD R9 270X and a 970 chipset motherboard.
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Performance of Phenom II X6 processor in Ubuntu

I've never used Ubuntu before, and I will be using it for the first time. My question is whether the functions relative to the cores of the Phenom II X6 1090T Black Edition processor have been ...
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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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Lenovo 738726U black screen with mouse pointer on Ubuntu 14.04.2 log in screen

Important Info (maybe): I apologize upfront if I ask something wrong. 1st time asking a question..anywhere online. Already researched problem A LOT! But my system is old and not listed. First ...
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amd64-microcode

In additional drivers where I select the amd graphics drivers I see a new section: Unknown:Unknown This device is not working. With two options: Using Processor microcode firmware for AMD CPUs ...
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Reducing clock frequency for AMD Fx 9590 from Ubuntu

I have an AMD Fx 9590 cpu, which to say the least is unstable and hot. For windows, AMD has provided a software using which I can reduce the clock speed for the processor, which makes it more stable ...
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ubuntu 14.04 only boots in recovery mode

I have the same problem in my Ubuntu desktop, then if I change the X.Org X server-Nouveau driver for the NVIDIA one, the display crashes next reboot (even in recovery mode) so only reinstall option ...
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Lenovo G50-45 GFX recognition issue

I own the above mentioned laptop. I was running Win 8.1 x64 OEM on it up until recently when I decided to go back to Ubuntu. The problem is on Windows with latest drivers it nicely detected, that I ...
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Hung Wireless on AE1000 usb dongle

I recently switched over to using Ubuntu and I seem to be having problems with my wireless connection. I'll try to give the best description as possible, so it would appear that my wireless has been ...
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Reboot loop trying to install 14.04.2 amd64 on new ASUS A88XM-A

This system is brand new with no OS. mobo: A88XM-A with bios version 2102 x64 CPU: AMD A10-7700K GPU: Radeon R7 Plus 8GB RAM, 1TB HD, SATA DVD R/W etc. Trying to install ...
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OpenGL not working on a graphics card with openGL

I have the MSI Radeon r9 280 Gaming OC edition which supports OpenGL 2.0 (I think, I don't know much about openGL) When I try to launch any Steam games, they crash and display this error: System ...
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Blank screen on boot 14.10 (Possible AMD drivers problem?) [duplicate]

I wonder if someone can give me any suggestions on how to fix this. I have an HP 255 G3 with AMD A4-5000 running Ubuntu 14.10 (using Cinnamon). I was having problems with videos and movies and tried ...
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Is I-nex temp reading accurate

I got I-nex and I was wondering if the cpu temperature is accurate. I have a fx-4150 and wanted to do a slight overclock. My computer is pretty much idle with only I-nex open. It says my cpu temp is ...
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can someone please help me install amd dual graphics please!

hey guys im not really sure what ive done anymore, i need help. I want to install my dual graphics card drivers but now I have no idea what the hell im doing... My laptops specs AMD a8 4500m 1.9ghz ...
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Unable to install UBUNTU 14.04 or other OS

I'm new to this forum. I have an 8 years old HTPC with windows XP SP3 running with no problems. Some months ago I decided to move to another OS and then the problems begun. I have been UNABLE to ...
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Problem with graphic when booting from liveCD [duplicate]

i have laptop Lenovo ideapad z50-75 AMD version and i want to install Ubuntu on my external HDD. I setup bios to legacy mode and boot from liveCD. After boot ubuntu from liveCD i should see a window, ...
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Problem installing video driver in Ubuntu 14.10

I tried all possibilities that I found on the Internet to install drivers, but all I get is blank screen, errors and errors, I'm new to Ubuntu and don`t know very much, I used windows 7, now wanted to ...
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Is Ubuntu wrong for an HTPC or is it just wrong altogether? [closed]

This is my story and I'm stickin' to it Last year I built a Home Theater PC (HTPC) with an AMD A6-6400K processor. It has a built in GPU, just two other Intel systems in the household. I installed ...
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mtrr log says that my BIOS doesn't use all CPU's?

In my dmesg log I see the following lines about my CPU not having al CPU's set up. [ 0.211558] mtrr: your CPUs had inconsistent variable MTRR settings [ 0.211559] mtrr: probably your BIOS does ...
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Steam not opening after half installation on Ubuntu 14.04

Steam not opening after half installation on Ubuntu 14.04, i have installed the steam using command below sudo apt-get install steam -y it ran and completed and when i go to unity do a search for ...
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use ubuntu with amd sempron processor [closed]

i have a machine with an AMD Sempron Processor, 4gb ram and 500gb of hard disk. i could never use ubuntu 14.04 or 14.10 with an AMD processor. it gets stuck and no found. There is something i can do?
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Acer Aspire 5253 crashes when connecting external display

I have recently installed ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS on my step-brother's acer aspire 5253 and when i connect this external display the screen becomes "glitchy" and the computer stops responding. When I ...
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How to get Belkin Wireless USB adapter to work with Ubuntu?

So I'm brand new to Ubuntu, and I have found it difficult to find a driver for my Belkin Play Wireless adapter. My Computer is an HP Pavilion a1600n with an AMD Athlon 64 x2 processor. If anyone could ...
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Can't dual boot Ubuntu14.04 on a 64-bit AMD ,Gigabyte PC

I newly purchased AMD FX-4300 PC with 4GB RAM,512 GB HDD,mother board is Gigabyte.I installed windows 7 64 -bit in it.I tried to dual boot it with Ubuntu 14.04 64-bit amd-iso but it always stopping ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 - Unable to adjust brightness or connect to external monitor

I have a new Lenovo G50 laptop with AMD A8 with integrated Radeon R5 graphics and 2GB Radeon 8500M discrete graphics. I am unable to change the brightness even after changing it via keyboard ...
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My processors are maxing out

I am running Ubuntu 14.04 on my HTPC using an Amd A-Series APU A6-6400K BLK EDT 3900Mhz and 4GB Ram. I do not have a separate video card. I had noticed that the system seemed unusually slow with ...
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Text mode not working properly. Plus other problems

I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 multiple times, always ending with some sort of bug that renders my system useless. So I have a few questions to ask. When I boot, a purple selection screen comes up and ...
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Trying to install 32-bit packages to 64-bit AMD machine, their dependencies break the 64-bit versions

I'm trying to get a game running after the 14.10 update broke it. It's a 32-bit game which I'm trying to play on my AMD 64-bit machine. I'm supposed to install these packages: libgtk2.0-0:i386 ...
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Pre-requisites for AMD Graphics Drivers

I get following error while installing amd graphics drivers- Please install the required pre-requisites before proceeding with AMD Catalyst installation. Please check file ...
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AMD E1-6010 1.35GHz slow performance?

I have just installed the 64bit version of ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS version on my low-end laptop which has a AMD Dual-Core E1-6010 Accelerated Processor (1.35GHz, 1MB L2 Cache) and 4g of ram. Been switched ...
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Error while installing AMD graphic drivers

I have just started using ubuntu and while installing amd graphics ended up with this error- Please install the required pre-requisites before proceeding with AMD Catalyst installation. Please check ...
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draftsight, ubuntu 14.04

I have ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Os type 32bit) on an AMD 64 X2. I would like to install Draftsight but it appears to be quite impossible: first it says that have the wrong architecture software version (i ...
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No GUI screen after upgrading to 14.04

I have HP laptop. I had upgraded to 14.04 yesterday and after updating everything was working fine. Except today I boot up and there's no gui login screen. Startx throws errors and freezes. I have ...
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wlan0 Unknown wl - [phy0]mon0: ERROR while getting interface flags: There is no such device

I am a new user of the Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and still don't know all about Linux. I just installed it on my laptop and i wanted to ask a question. I got the following message from a terminal: ...
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AMD Sempron 140 2.70GHZ on Ubuntu Kylin 14.04 not supported?

I recently installed Ubuntu kylin 14.04 on my cpu. Below is my cpu specs: AMD SEMPRON 2.70GHZ ASROCK N68C-S UCC MOTHERBOARD 2GB DDR2 RAM 500 GB HARDISK NO PCIE DISPLAYCARD However, i encounter a ...
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Lenovo ThinkCentre M78, Processor Type

I see that Lenovo ThinkCentre M78 is certified by Ubuntu, http://www.ubuntu.com/certification/hardware/201212-12227. The processor they tested in certifying was an AMD A6-5400B. However, I would ...
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Graphics showing as VESA: BONAIRE, but I have AMD

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 (LTS). When I go to System Details, under graphics, it shows 'VESA: BONAIRE', but I have a AMD Radeon R7 260X. Is this normal? Do I have to install extra drivers? Please let ...
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problems installing amd driver on ubuntu 14.04 - extremely old xorg?

I know I'm not the first one to have trouble with amd drivers, but no post gave me an answer for my situation (not even this one). I have a Dell Inspiron 3537 with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64-bit installed ...
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AMD A10-6700 Support?

I cannot get Ubuntu installed on my new ASUS system. How do I find a list of AMD A10-6700 and Asus support issues? Specifically installation problems. Thanks
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Ubuntu 14.04 videos and games running slow

I have little problem with Ubuntu here. I was running Windows 8 and then i decide to make dual boot with ubuntu 14.04 (whitch is great system!) but when i boot to Ubuntu i have problems with system ...
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Ubuntu and processor speed detection

I've got an older laptop that I use as a media center on my TV and I'm usually installing/reinstalling/uninstalling different OS' and Apps to get it to run as smoothly as possible. One thing I ...
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Blinking screen in ubuntu 14.04

After a fresh install of Ubuntu 14.04, the screen of my laptops blinks persistently (it turns on and off all the time). I'm not versed at linux at all, but I've searched a lot of forums and tried ...
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Dell Inspiron 15 3000 and Ubuntu 14.04

I have a Dell Inspiron 15 3000, it came with Ubuntu 12.04, I wanted to upgrade it to 14.04, but when I try to boot from USB, after I choose start from the menu (where there is install, check memory ...