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Resolution goes to 640x480 after disabling KMS

This Ubuntu 12.04 box happens to freeze all of a sudden under regular usage - anything seems to be able to make it freeze. In one effort of seeing what could fix it, I've disabled KMS (Kernel ...
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Keyboard light hotkey (Fn + F3 and F4) rarely work on an Asus G60J

Im using Ubuntu 12.04, and my laptop is an Asus G60J. Specifications: Ubuntu 12.04 64bit Intel i7 720qm Nvidia gtx 260m 4gb RAM The laptop always start with the keyboard backlit On. The hotkeys ...
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Why isn't ubuntu installing on my Asus EEEPc 900a?

I installed ubuntu on my Asus EEEPc 900a twice and it doesn't boot. I even disabled all boot sources except the hard drive in BIOS.
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Installing Ubuntu on Asus A43SM

i've Asus Laptop A43SM the specifications can be seen here. I am trying to install Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on my laptop, but something wrong is happening. When I boot up Ubuntu on this laptop the first ...
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usb ports unavailable after suspend

My problem is that after installing Ubuntu 12.04 on my laptop, suspend did not work. Through this training, i solved the suspend problem. But after resume from suspend my USB ports become unavailable.
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12.04 crashing on Asus A9Rp?

I've got an Asus A9Rp Laptop which crashes constantly (4 to 6 crashes in 2 hours of use), in two different ways: Long terminal output on black screen Completely graphically messed up, But still ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 won't install from USB to Asus eee Netbook

Please help :) I've made the bootable USB all fine and dandy, press enter to install, it flashes and then does nothing! Just stays on the same screen counting down from 30 per usual. My netbook is ...
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Graphics problems on Asus EEE 1101 HA, Precise Pangolin

I installed Precise Pangolin x386 Desktop version via USB stick without incident. There are two, possibly related, problems: After suspend (e.g. closing the lid), the graphics are corrupted as ...
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Asus K53S F5 F6 brightness keys not working

On my Asus K53S i7, the F5 and F6 keys, for brightness controls, don't work. In Ubuntu 11.10 and in 12.04 (by upgrading mode). I don't know if there is some relationship with the first problem, but ...
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Help trying to get two-finger scrolling to work on Asus UL80VT

Multi-touch works fine on Windows 7 with: two-fingers scroll vertical and horizontally, two-finger tap for middle click, and three-finger tap for right click. However with Ubuntu, I've never been ...
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Windows “Problem” after installing Ubuntu, what is it?

I saw Ubuntu 12.04 yesterday and decided to install it. First I went to the BIOS, then selected Security> I / O interface Security> New interface card and set it to locked. This is the only way I ...
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Network problem in 12.04

I am trying to install Ubuntu 12.04 but when I run installer (or LiveCD) it writes that there is no connection to Internet (I don`t continue installation because ubuntu is the only OS on my pc and I ...
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Brightness setting not remembered on an Asus X54H

So I set the screen brightness using either the function keys or the brightness & lock app. After a reboot or plugging in A/C the brightness goes back to max. When I take A/C off brightness is ...
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High Power Consumption and Wakeups on my Asus X54H [closed]

So I've been using powertop to try and reduce the power consumption on my laptop as I only seem to get about 3 hours of battery. From reading other threads on here it seems my power consumption and ...
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Unable to install Ubuntu(s) on ASUS K53SM

I am unable to install any version of Ubuntu. I tried Ubuntu 11.04, 11.10 and 12.04 beta. But the installation process terminates immediately after the splash screen, stating termination signal 9. ...
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Ubuntu for Android on the ASUS Transformer Prime

I would like to use Ubuntu on my Transformer Prime in parallel with Android (not as a dual booting solution, I want to be able to switch between them instantaniously). I am aware of the traditional ...
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No Internet Connection - ubuntu 11.10

I installed Ubuntu 11.10 recently. After the first bootup the computer freezes so I have to force-quit my computer. Then I turned on my computer after that. I tried connecting to the internet. My (...
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Ubuntu fails on Boot Up

I have a dual-boot of windows 7 and Ubuntu 11.10. AMD Phenom-II 4-core processor, and an Asus motherboard. So here's what happens, I turn on my computer my machine does its start-up process, then the ...
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Tried Everything, Ubuntu CD won't boot

After wubi didn't work (error: prefix not found), I decided to perform a native Ubuntu install. Before that I changed and checked my BIOS already. First I downloaded an 11.10 iso from ubuntu.com and ...
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GMA 6300 in asus eeepc x101ch stuck at 800x600

I've read that this card is unsupported at the moment and i can wait with ubuntu 2D. What i can't stand is working in 800x600 resolution. Any ideas? I'm running Precise Beta 2 on a Asus eeepc x101ch ...
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Any way for ubuntu to use more than one core of i7 cpu on my Asus laptop?

Newly installed ubuntu 11.10 on a new Asus U46E laptop. /proc/cpuinfo correctly identified the cpu but shows only one core: processor : 0 vendor_id : GenuineIntel cpu family : 6 model : ...
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I don't want to manually turn on my wireless everytime computer starts up

How can I have this switched to ON automatically when I log in? When I startup my machine, that thing is switched OFF and I have to manually switch it ON before I can use the internet. I can't see ...
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Attempting to change Keyboard Backlight levels changes theme

I'm using an Asus G74SX on Ubuntu 12.04. When I try to change my Keyboard Backlight levels my theme seems to change or crash to a backup. P.S. My Screen Brightness won't change if I use the keys or ...
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I can't use my WIFI on my Asus please help

Here it's the info !! please help [sudo] password for anon: *-network DISABLED description: Wireless interface product: Centrino Wireless-N + WiMAX 6150 vendor: Intel ...
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Newest Ubuntu on weak Asus

I have some question. This would be my first time with Ubuntu,I bought some cheap notebook Asus K50C-SX002. Can I use newest Ubuntu on that notebook without any problems? Maybe my notebook is too weak ...
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How can I make Ubuntu more responsive on a netbook?

I have Ubuntu 11.10 installed on my Asus 1015PEM (Atom N570). The interface seems pretty sluggish, compared to what I remember it being with Ubuntu 10 using Metacity. What's the easiest way to ...
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Suspend hangs on 11.10 - need help debugging

I have an ASUS X53SD laptop I just bought. I deal with a lot of linux development, so I prefer to have Ubuntu running as my primary OS. I have a fresh install of 64bit 11.10 with just "bumblebee" and ...
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Any way to update bios for Asus X101H without Windows?

I have tried everything and no matter what the EZFLASH that comes with the netbook is not working for reading my USBs, whether FAT16, or FAT32. In Windows, Asus has their update tool which updates ...
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Asus G53SW weird touchpad behaviour

My friend has a new Asus G53SW notebook with Ubuntu Oneiric installed. Sometimes the touchpad is weird and hangs around or you can't click on things. It's quite unusable. How can I fix this weird ...
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How to enable Windows 7 recovery after installing Ubuntu?

I bought a Asus K series laptop with Windows 7 Home Premium. I removed Windows and installed Ubuntu. I left the recovery partition untouched and Ubuntu created an entry in GRUB named Windows Recovery ...
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Minimum Brightness Level too Bright/High on an Asus UL-50

the minimum brightness level is too bright for me. I did take a look at the following post: Decrease Backlight Below Minimum but the solution mentioned did not work for me. Before using ubuntu, I ...
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How do I get Wireless to work on a Asus Zenbook UX31(E)?

I have a new Asus Zenbook UX31E. One instant problem that I have run into is that there doesn't seem to be a way to get wifi working out of the box using an Ubuntu 11.10 Live USB stick which has ...
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Ubuntu on Asus EeePc VX6s?

Does Ubuntu 11.10 works on Asus EeePC VX6s? Does all of the features work or what doesn't?
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Is the Asus Xonar U3 supported?

I suppose the question applies to Linux in general but what have user's experiences been with Asus Xonar U3? Does it improve the sound quality of onboard or the generic drivers cripple it?
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No network connectivity (not wired or wireless) - RT5390

I am starting to think I simply need to accept a small loss and sell my new ASUS K73E. Because I really don't enjoy computing when I have to deal with Windough$ and this windows 7 64 bit on my new ...
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ASUS Eee PC 1215B: Washed Out Display with AMD Catalyst drivers

I have been having this problem for a while, however lately I have been trying to find ways to make my netbook perform better, visually and functionally. When I use default Radeon graphic drivers, my ...
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Is Ubuntu compatible with asus x58c?

I have installed Ubuntu on my asus x58c the install when fine but after the screen went black, I thought it was becouse I installed 64bit (the laptop has 4GB ram) but then when I installed the 32bit ...
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Need help installing 11.10 on an Asus eee 1015PX

Background - I had 11.10 running on the netbook no issues for 2 months, then after update yesterday the entire OS was a mess and unusable, so I attempted a clean install. I made a boot USB of 11.10 as ...
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Ubuntu 11.10 on Asus K53TA Laptop no screen error?

I have an Asus K53 laptop with a AMD A6 APU and I cant seem to get the screen to work for GUI mode. I can Install it with the alternate CD but I can only see a blinking cursor then no screen detected ...
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Asus G73SW's backlit keyboard doesn't work, nor does the FN+F3- & F4 hotkeys

Asus G73SW's backlit keyboard doesn't work, nor does the FN + F3 and F4 hotkeys. Any solutions for this?
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Asus K53T won't boot

Today I used wubi to install Ubuntu 11.10 on my ASUS K53T. Everything went fine but when I choose Ubuntu in boot it shows some lines of text (too fast to read), then shows that nornmal purple screen ...
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How to enable vga switcheroo on an Asus U41S?

I have Asus U41S notebook with 2 wideocards, Intel HD Graphics 3000 and GeForce GT540M. I want to turn off the GF videocard, and work only with Intel. On the internet I found out how to do this ...
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How do I get the Broadcom BCM4313 wireless working on an Asus 1015PX?

I installed Ubuntu 11.10 on my Asus 1015PX which is certified by Canonical. My WiFi is not working. I read about the BCM4313 troubles and tried https://help.ubuntu.com/community/WifiDocs/Driver/...
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How can I install on an Asus eeePC 1215b (UEFI)? [closed]

The installation crashes while GRUB is being installed. This might be due to an UEFI BIOS bug... Is there any way to install UBUNTU on the Asus eeePC 1215 ?
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What problems should i expect with trying to dual boot Ubuntu on an Asus Laptop X54H with Windows 7?

I got the following computer over Christmas, Asus Laptop / Intel® Pentium® Processor / 15.6" Display / 4GB Memory Model: X54H-BD3MA SKU: 4005394 I'm in the process of dual booting Ubuntu on it, but ...
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Asus EEE PC 1101HA won't boot after installation

I am trying to install Ubuntu 11.10 from a USB stick I created using the Universal USB Installer 1.8.7.4. However after the Ubuntu purple loading screen I get a prompt with 2 error messages: init: ...
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11.10 won't boot cleanly on ASUS P8Z68-V/gen3

I have installed Ubuntu 11.10 on my computer and I have a problem booting it up. At boot, the system lands me in the EFI BIOS setup. From there, I specify that I want to boot from the first HD (where ...
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Problem with pwmconfig - can't control CPU fan [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I get fan control working? On Windows 7 I can set CPU fan speed via ASUS software that was included on CD. I tried to set CPU fan also on Ubuntu and I found this: ...
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Can't install on an Asus F5gl laptop

I downloaded Ubuntu 11.10 and wanted to install it on my Asus f5gl series laptop. (It is around four years old by now). I created a bootable USB stick installer following the instructions on the ...
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How do I change the resolution on an Intel g31?

why Ubuntu 11.10 don't support Intel g31? i can change resolution 1024x768. my display is unknown? I am new ubuntu user please help me, my motherboard is asus p5kpl-am.