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AMD A10 8700p overheats on Ubuntu 16.04

I recently got a HP Envy 15 ah150na laptop with an AMD A10 8700p CPU and and R6 8700p integrated graphics card. The problem is that the CPU temperature after 10-15 minutes of usage goes up to around ...
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Can anyone help me find and install beta amd driver?

I have amd kaveri 7850k chipset, there is a beta driver but having problems finding it can anyone link it and explain how to install it? *Ubuntu 16.04 is my OS
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Can I download Ubuntu 15.10 drivers (amd) and will work on ubuntu 16.04?

When I try searching for my drivers I get this: http://support.amd.com/en-us/download/desktop?os=Ubuntu%20x86%2064 will 14.10 Ubuntu drivers work on ubuntu 16.04?
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AMD FX Turbo Boost

can someone explain to me, how I can tell for sure that AMD FX CPU Turbo Core is working? I've searched for answers and there is no definite one... On 14.04 release, I've red, AMD ATI driver has to be ...
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Black Screen when I run Tropico 5 in Ubuntu 16.04

I recently installed Steam on Ubuntu 16.04 (64bit) and downloaded some games. I opened Tropico 5 (A game that worked fine when I ran it in Windows 10) and I was shown a black screen. I could hear the ...
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My CPU is not turbo boosting

I am running Ubuntu 16.04 on an Acer E5-551G-T88P with an AMD A10-7300 CPU. The CPU is advertised as having a max turbo frequency of 3.20Ghz, but if I type cat /sys/devices/system/cpu/cpu*/cpufreq/...
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Ubuntu 16.04 additional drivers microcode AMD-E1 APU

So i was poking around with the Ubuntu 16.04, and i checked the additional drivers settings, and found this: I wonder if i should use it, I've seen similar questions since i have seen this option ...
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System monitor, does it work?

Ubuntu 15.10, amd fx 8320, 16GB ram 2400, asrock 970 pro3 rev2. I have 2 frozen windows LVM and Ubuntu software center... the browser (And flashvideos ) are playing and the rest of the system is ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 ATI Radeon HD 5450 Graphics Support [closed]

In 16.04 LTS support for AMD proprietary drivers has been dropped. Instead there's an open source AMDGPU driver. My Question: Will the ATI Radeon HD 5450 work with the open source AMDGPU driver?
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The AMD fglrx driver doesn't see GPU cores in AMD APU A8-7600

I wanted to play with APU meaning to learn OpenCL and other GPGPU tricks, so I've installed the AMD APP SDK Ver 3.0 (which implements OpenCL 2.0) on my PC. This SDK documentation says I need to ...
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How to read lm-sensors on AMD FX 6300?

My FX 6300 sits on a ASUS M5A99FX Pro R2.0 and is currently overclocked (I did the stresstesting and such on Windows to get it stable). Now I need the socket temp and the core temps so I use lm ...
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AMD/AMD Gallium and Xrandr

I have a laptop with an AMD A10 5750m (HD 8650g iGPU) + HD8970m (dGPU). I am using the open-source graphic drivers and DRI_PRIME=0/1 to change between GPUs whenever I need some extra power. Today I ...
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Installing AMD fglrx 15-201-2401 on ubuntu 14.04.4 lts 64-bit on HP Z420 with FirePro W9100 GPU

I have successfully installed fglrx driver 15-201-2401 on Oracle Linux 7.2 and SUSE 12 SP1. All I added from my default installation are gcc and kernel-devel packages. I just installed ubuntu 14.4....
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Can't install any Ubuntu distro on my PC [HELP]!

Just built my PC FX 8350 250gb SSD AMD R7 370. (Also have an Nvidia GTX 960) Every distro I try, it doesn't work, I've tried: Xubuntu 14.04.4 LTS Xubuntu 16.04 Ubuntu 15.10 It goes to "Install ...
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Ubuntu 32bit or 64bit on a laptop with 4gb ram? [closed]

My laptop has 4Gb of ram and the processor can suport 64bit. What should I install, 32bit or 64bit? And why? As far as I know the 32bit version will use less ram but at max 4gb of ram.
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Enable AMD-V (virtualization)

I have an AMD E1 1200 dual core processor. I'm trying to start a virtual machine with Oracle VirtualBox but am having errors. Is there a way to check that my CPU supports virtualization and is ...
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Ubuntu Unity running slow after update, not opening certain programs

Okay, so to preface this I'm a noob in Linux so I don't know how to figure out which packages might have broken my system. So yesterday evening I installed an update and later noticed that I couldn't ...
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Ubuntu AMD graphics driver

I'm using 15.10 Ubuntu on my HP laptop . It has an AMD graphics card (2GB). I have posted the screenshot of my Additional driver . Can you guys tell what do I have to install more ?
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Graphics issue, crash with xserver using three monitors

Hi guys I decided I was going to return to Linux as my daily driver and in windows I was running 1 monitor through my integrated graphics and 2 monitors through my PCI graphics. Im trying to get Linux ...
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Ubuntu install crashing virtualbox?

So Im installing Ubuntu 14.04.3 as a guest machine on my host Win7 64bit with Vbox 5.0.12. I have tried both 64 and 32 versions of Ubuntu. After the splash screen the vbox screen goes blank and get ...
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How to upgrade from to latest release without PAE support on CPU

I have an Alix1.d small server that currently runs Ubuntu 13.04 and I'd like to bring it to the latest release. I think that I must go through all the upgrade steps, which will be very time-consuming, ...
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Annoying strobing and other display oddities

With a fresh ubuntu install, stuff has been pretty messed up with the display of this laptop. There are two general cases upon turning the system on and selecting "ubuntu" from the boot menu: The ...
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Do i need to install proprietary driver for AMD A8 APU?

I m using default driver for my AMD A8-5550M APU with Radeon HD Graphics(dual graphics).But i also found that proprietary driver is also available. Do i need to install it? Does installing it will ...
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Black screen when switching user & gfx issues with Chromium

Now that fglrx finally supports 15.10, I switched the driver to fglrx-updates. However, now I have at least two new issues which are not present with open source drivers: After switching user the ...
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Chrome causing hyperdrive on A8-7410 processor

cpu usage during and after using chrome browser Why is chrome causing one of my cores on my A8-7410 processor to run continuously @ 92-94% even when chrome is closed and all background activities ...
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Can't get dual monitor to work on Ubuntu 15.10

Here are my system settings HP Envy m6 AMD A10-4600M APU with Radeon(tm) HD Graphics × 4 Gallium 0.4 on AMD ARUBA (DRM 2.43.0, LLVM 3.6.2) I have the display settings below and when I click apply ...
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thermald - AMD Phenom II 1035T X6 - how to configure XML?

I have a six core AMD CPU - AMD Phenom II 1035T X6 on an ASUS M4A88-t motherboard and I am aware that the CPU temp needs to be kept under 70°C... However, the fan never seems to come on to regulate ...
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Driver is stuck in “using manually installed driver”

I installed a driver for Madison [Mobility Radeon HD 5650/5750/6550M] and now can't change back to the others. Options in "Additional Drivers" are stuck (shadowed). This is forcing my resolution to a ...
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Newly installed system won't boot, how to disable k10temp from GRUB2?

I just installed Ubuntu GNOME (via the minimal install, as no other Live CDs would boot) on a desktop computer which has an AMD Triple-code Phenom 8450 processor. The issue is, that after one reboot ...
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Ubuntu 14.04: How can I set dual screen display correctly with .xprofile?

I am experiencing a dual monitor problem using .xprofile to change DVI screen resolution. I am running Ubuntu 14.04.3 Trusty Tahr in dual screen mode. Primary screen output is HDMI; other screen ...
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Fuzzy visuals and low fps in games, screen tearing in both games and web browser. Happened after changing up drivers

This started after tf2 kept crashing upon opening. I assumed i might have had a driver issue and switched over to the proprietary drivers from amd. The crashes persisted so I switched back to the open ...
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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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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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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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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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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 ubuntu-14.04.2-...
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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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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 ...