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Battery indicator ALWAYS says Using Battery Power - even when plugged in

I have an ASUS N550JK laptop (BIOS version 204) running Ubuntu 14.04 (3.13.0-43-generic kernel). My issue is that the battery indicator ALWAYS shows that it's using battery power - even when plugged ...
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Installed NVIDIA-331| Unable to verify the GPU used

I've installed nvdia-331 as suggested by $ sudo ubuntu-drivers devices. System Settings > Details shows that I'm using GeForce 820M/PCIe/SSE2 and the output of gpu-manager, last_boot_file: ...
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ASUS S551LA laptop fn keys not working on ubuntu 14.04

Hi i just installed Ubuntu 14.04 and noticed that the fn keys for f5 and f6 were not working. These change the brightness. All the other ones seem to work, so i dont understand why only 2 dont work. ...
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asus x550c wifi not working in ubuntu

I have ASUS X550C laptop i have installed ubuntu 14 but wifi is not working it is not showing wireless option in the network settings product: MT7630e 802.11bgn Wireless Network Adapter .plz help i ...
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Asus USB-AC53 adapter failing to work after installing bcmwlhigh5

I followed the previous thread in which ButtersB successfully got this product working. Despite getting bcmwlhigh5 : driver installed when running ndiswrapper -l iwconfig lists only eth0 and lo, ...
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ASUS G56JK no sound from subwoofer - UBUNTU 14.04 - Realtek ALC663

I just installed UBUNTU 14.04 on a brand new ASUS G56JK laptop and get no sound from the Subwoofer. The audio Chipset is Realtek ALC663. I found some posts on the net and had various trials without ...
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Ubuntu won't boot up

During the install (dual boot) there where several messages that went " warning: source id 'different numbers-ex.{ 26108 }' was not found when trying to remove it". I restarted my computer like it ...
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Wireless Works in Windows 7, but not Ubuntu 14.10

I'm running Ubuntu 14.10 on my Asus U46E-BAL7 laptop. My wifi driver works with my home, school, and many other networks, but when I go to my girlfriends apartment, the wifi keeps failing to connect ...
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Creating a boot disc and Installing ubuntu ASUS X205T(A)

I am having problems with creating a boot disc and installing ubuntu on an ASUS X205T I just bought. I have successfully (I believe) created a few boot discs with 2 different programs and checked to ...
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NVidia 840m problem with Ubuntu 14.04 (“screan tearing”)

I have a problem with an Asus TP500LN with an NVidia 840m. I have installed the nvidia-340 driver, but I have "screen tearing" problems. In nvidia-settings, in the OpenGL section there isn't a vsync ...
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wireless issues asus x550lc

i am facing a lot of problems when i try to connect to internet over wifi in my asus x550lc laptop. In windows 8 the wifi works perfectly fine and its fast and stable. but when i use Ubuntu 14.04 ( i ...
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Asus n550jv external sub-woofer not working properly

well my problem is that i have an asus n550jv and the external sub-woofer is not working properly . the sound is just not the bass sound it self but there is all of the frequencies there . i don't ...
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My Asus X451CA laptop bluetooth driver and touchpad driver is not working as the should

When I try to scroll with my touch pad it becomes very slow and inconsistent. My Bluetooth shows that it is disabled. What can I do to make my Bluetooth and touch pad work properly?
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asus aspire 5600 with ubuntu 14.04 trusty tahr and ibm 945 graphic chip set

I have installed 14.04 trusty tahr onto my asus laptop and am happy with the outcome, however I cannot use google earth or watch a dvd on the dvd player... any help would be appreciated thanks gerard
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Asus N46VZ, subwofer off

**I am one of the users Asus N46VZ, and I just switched to linux, but I have a little problem at the driver subwofer (bass output) when I use linux subwofer I can not function. if you can help me ?? ...
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Ubuntu 14 compatible with Asus Slate EP121 with Touchscreen?

I have a (now old) Asus Slate EP121 with a lovely Touchscreen. It seems like several posts here have reported problems with earlier versions of Ubuntu, eg Touch screen support Asus EP121 . I would ...
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Notebook compatibility

I'm currently using a Notebook with Ubuntu and and since like it, I would like to keep using this Ubuntu... :-) Unfortunately I can't find any notebook for sale with Ubuntu in Portugal. I was looking ...
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Cannot boot off of USB on ASUS EEE PC 701

Long Version: I have just gotten an old ASUS Netbook from my boss. They were gettjng rid of a bunch of old hardware and I got my hands on an old still perfectly good ASUS eee Netbook. Naturally I ...
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Trying to install Ubuntu on ASUS X205TA

I want to install Ubuntu on the Asus X205TA. https://www.asus.com/Notebooks_Ultrabooks/ASUS_EeeBook_X205TA/ I created a successful USB Installer (I've tested it on other computers) however I cant ...
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fingerprint reader Validity sensor ASUS

I tried to get a working fingerprint reader on my laptop ASUS PRO B400VC-W3022X. I've already managed installing/configuring frpintd following this article but It did not work for me, still showing: ...
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Keyboard not working properly in gEdit - Ubuntu 14.10 - Asus 1015 pem

Keyboard not working properly in gEdit - Ubuntu 14.10 - Asus 1015 pem The issue is not happening in Libreoffice or other text area. It is intermittently happening in gEdit. At first, it keeps on ...
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How to install dual-boot Ubuntu on ASUS F202E Notebook

Have an almost 2-year old ASUS F202E notebook that came with Windows 8 and subsequently upgraded to Win 8.1.Since new, it has been a dog. 2GB of non-upgradable memory is nowhere near enough to run ...
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Asus Wifi Problems

I'm using a live usb for Ubuntu and it's not detecting my Wifi connection. I can't hardline threw Ethernet because I don't have an Ethernet on the laptop. I need drivers so I can detect my WiFi and ...
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USB Boot Issues

I'm having issues creating a bootable usb drive. When I enter my boot menu and select my USB drive it does nothing. I've tried re-installing ubuntu on the drive many times and still nothing. I'm using ...
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Asus laptop not recognizing trackpad

I recently installed Ubuntu on laptop here, an Asus uh I'm not 100% sure on the model, if there's a way to get the model number without reading that tiny number on the bottom, I'll do that and edit ...
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Can not suspend my laptop Asus

I can't suspend my Asus laptop: after suspending it resumes again. So I can't suspend it at all. The problem started today. Here you have some kernel logs. I'm on Ubuntu 14.04 by the way. Nov 21 ...
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Ubuntu on Asus X205TA

I want to install Ubuntu on my new netbook Asus X205TA. I try to create a USB stick with Unebootin but not succes for boot on. Thanks for your help
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Ubuntu on an Asus X205 Subnotebook?

Anybody succeed in loading Ubuntu on the new Asus X205 subnotebook? I am not certain if the UEFI is 32 bits or 64 bits.
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Multitouch gestures do not work on an Asus X555LA

Just bought an Asus X555LA laptop, and multitouch on the touchpad does not seem to work. I'm running Ubuntu 14.10, Gnome edition. Is there any solution or special driver for this?
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Very slow boot Ubuntu 14.04 Asus laptop

Quick question here. I've got Ubuntu 14.04 on a Asus U36JC (i5, dual boot Windows 7). I think I started this laptop on Ubuntu 11 or 12 and have updated always without wiping the hd. It used to boot ...
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No sound in Ubuntu 14.10 on Asus laptop - dual boot

I have an Asus N551jk. I have dual boot on it. Sound works on Windows 8.1, but not on Ubuntu 14.10. More precise sometimes it works, but various events like a simple reboot, can make it not work ...
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Installing Ubuntu on the SSD of ASUS Vivobook S400CA

I have an ASUS Vivobook S400CA, and I am considering of getting rid of the Windows 8.1 and install Ubuntu 14.04 instead for my studies purposes. I see that I actually have two hard drives on this ...
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“Wi-Fi is disabled by hardware switch” Asus X551C(X551CA) Ubuntu 14.04

I recently installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my Asus laptop and all went well until i tried to use the wifi and it says "Wi-Fi is disabled by hardware switch" and thats not good. I looke around here and only ...
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Where is my Win 8.1? Installing dual boot of Win 8.1 and Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS on ASUS Vivobook S400CA

I am not the most experienced in installing Ubuntu, and I have heard that installing Ubuntu on ASUS Vivobook is problematic. Is anyone here has experience in doing this? I tried to follow the ...
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Backlight change with FN keys do not work on Asus

I know this was asked many times but I do not understand how there is no real solution. I hop e someone can help. The problem: Asus g53 laptop, Ubuntu 14.04, KDE 4.13.3 Fn + f5-f6 should change the ...
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Cannot Enable Wifi. Asus

Today I clean installed Ubuntu onto my laptop and when the computer starts up. I notice that I cannot click on the Enable Wifi. I also went into network and tried to turn on wifi there but it still ...
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What software issues could make laptop fan not working (Asus EeePC 1000H / Ubuntu 14.04)?

I have a laptop Asus EeePC 1000H which fan is not working -- therefore the CPU can overheat to 80+ °C within 30 minutes :(. Problem seems to be OS independent as fan is working neither under Ubuntu ...
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ASUS N550JV Internal Speakers are not working in Ubuntu 14.04

The internal speakers are not working. However the headphones are working. There is no problem with the speakers as they work perfectly fine in Windows 8.
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Losing connection on Asus UL30vt wireless adapter Ubuntu 14.10

After the upgrade on 14.10 i lose my internet randomly, it just happens at random times. When i try to boot in windows my internet has also problems, but only if i had boot in ubuntu first and the ...
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Ubuntu 14.014 not detecting my ASUS Zenfone 5

I want to connect my ASUS Zenfone 5 to an Ubuntu OS but the system is not detecting it. I have tried to install mtpfs but still its not working. Need help on this. Thanks.
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Ubuntu 14.04 Lts Black screen after Grub menu

Hi i am new to Ubuntu and im on an ASUS zenbook UX302L. Ever since i uppgraded to 14.04 lts i get into a black screen after grub menu. It can be fixed if i edit and use "nomodeset", or use ...
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Cant get connect to internet with desktop

My asus M11B can't connect without disconnecting automatically. Is there a way to get the windows drivers for it so it can properly connect to the internet.
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14.04 - Installing Asus USB-N53 WiFi adapter failing

I tried to install the Asus USB-N53 WiFi adapter using the instructions from the "How do I install an Asus USB-N53 WiFi adapter?" however is failing with the message below: ...
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Touchpad not working in an Asus X553MA

I recently purchased an Asus notebook (X553MA) from Amazon that had only FreeDos. Its been quite a few years since I last used Ubuntu, so I feel a little lost. (My last version was 10.04, and during ...
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Cannot install Ubuntu on Asus X552E because of weird graphics

I have bought an Asus X552E, AMD A4 with Radeon HD 8670M gpu. I want to install ubuntu 14.04 on it but I have a strange problem. when I start installing, the LCD of laptop encounters with graphical ...
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Which version for old Asus EEE

I have an old Asus EEE 1000H with Windows which I don't use (having a newer PC). But I thought it would be interesting to replace the Windows with Ubuntu on the EEE to give me some experience of ...
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Fn keys for brightness not working on Asus X551MAV­-SX366GB

Brightness should be controlled by pressing Fn + F5 and Fn + F6. Nothing happens when I press these keys. My computer is a Asus X551MAV­-SX366GB and I'm using Lubuntu 14.04
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Brighness controls & touchpad multi touch not working on Asus X553MA Laptop, Xubuntu 14.04

I am new to Linux and have recently purchased an Asus X553MA laptop with a Baytrail processor and Intel HD Graphics. Unfortunately i am not able to change the brightness of the display. I have tried ...
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My internet works EXTREMLY slow (Asus SABERTOOTH 990FX R2.0)

I'm completely new to ubuntu (14.04). Friend instaled it on my compuiter yesterday and we ran into problem that internet runs extremly slow. Sometimes page times out. I have instaled Win 7 on SSD. ...
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How safe it is to install tlp

I have been using ubuntu for a while now. I just got a new asus laptop, and did install ubuntu 14.04 in a dual booting on it. I tend to use ubuntu than windows. But when in ubuntu it seems to hit a ...