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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 ...
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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.
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How can I improve battery life on an Eeepc 1015 PEM? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Tips to extend battery life for laptops and notebooks I own an Asus Eee PC 1015 PEM. I've decided to fully shift to Ubuntu, I've been using it on other systems since the ...
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Nvidia GT 540M on ASUS working on Ubuntu 11.10 optimus 100%

This is a laptop ASUS K53SV-SX538V with Nvidia Geforce GT 540M. I have several questions about this topic: 1. Do I need to install additional drivers other than the one Ubuntu recommends during ...
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How to install ASUS' AI Suite II program? [closed]

I'm unable to install the "AMD A75 FCH Chipset Support DVD Rev.887.01" installation disk include with my Asus F1A75-M PRO motherboard. I'm running Ubuntu 11.10 64 bit. I've tried using the program ...
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Extremely slow internet wired connection in Asus x101h, Ubuntu 11.10

My ethernet connection is very slow (it was also with 11.04). It works fine with another PC with XP. Also, WIFI is OK in Ubuntu. I've checked several help pages, but nothing seems to work: The ...
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Questions about hybrid graphic card Asus/Sony Serie S

I am looking for a new laptop that I would like to be a bit polyvalent. However, I will use it mainly for research work (programming, mathematica/matlab/python, heavy files analysis) and up to now, I ...
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Speakers / headphones always play simultaneously on an ASUS K50AB [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Sound comes out of my speakers even when headphones are plugged in There is a major problem that I've been having with Ubuntu. I cannot play sound only on the speakers ...
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best version for Quick Links: ASUS Eee PC 1001PXD-EU17 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Which flavor of ubuntu? I am a total Linux novice and am wondering which version (distro) of Ubuntu should I install on a ASUS Eee PC 1001PXD-EU17. It's a netbook and I ...
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Fail to boot after installation onto ASUS PC 1015PX [closed]

My new ASUS 1015PX has the usual Windows on the SDA1 partition - 100Gb, followed by SDA2 - 15Gb - as the recovery partition for Windows, and SDA3 with 183Gb for drive D:\ for windows. ASUS uses SDA4 - ...
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Sound coming out of speakers and headphones on an Asus K50AB [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Sound comes out of my speakers even when headphones are plugged in I have ASUS K50AB with Ubuntu 11.10. When i plug in headphones, sound is coming out of the speakers as ...
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Which should I choose : Asus UX31 vs. Macbook Air

I'd like to replace my netbook (Samsung N210) by something a little bit more powerful while keeping my machine weight low and long battery life. I currently hesitate between two machines I consider ...
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USB 2.0 and NIC not recognized on a ASUS M5A97 Pro

I have much trouble with Ubuntu 11.10. I have a quite new system with an ASUS M5A97, and neither NIC nor USB 2.0 are working. The first problem could be solved by using a vendor driver, but the latter ...
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AMD A8-3850 and Asus F1A75-M works well on Ubuntu? [closed]

I'm thinking about mount a new computer with a AMD A8-3850 processor and an Asus F1A75-M motherboard. I would like to know if both of them work well with Ubuntu 11.10, specially because the ...
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Panic occurred switching to text console in netbook

Yes, I know that there is exactly the same question is asked here, but in my case I would like to provide more information in order to try to solve the problem. Because that question had been asked ...
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No multichannel audio over digital coax (S/PDIF)

New install of 11.10 on an older rig (Asus P4PE MB) that has the built-in AC'97 sound chipset and in the System Settings>Sound there is only a choice for 2-channel digital sound. I plan on using the ...
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Sentelic Touchpad Scrolling ASUS UX31 Zenbook

The capabilities of the touchpad on the new ASUS UX31 Zenbook leave much to be desired. The touchpad works like a mouse, but no vertical or horizontal scrolling. I contacted a developer who works for ...
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Does an ASUS pa* series display work with Ubuntu?

I'm thinking of purchasing an ASUS PA246Q 24" monitor but it has a bunch of extra features which I don't know if it will work with Ubuntu. I can't find any details on system requirements or any of ...
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Will ASUS PCI-SC200 work with Ubuntu?

I have a few piece of hardware from an early Paleozoic period that I am trying to get to work on Ubuntu. Namely a DDS1 tape drive with SCSI1 interface. I need to pick up a SCSI1 or SCSI2 adapter with ...
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Poulsbo driver on asus eee, natty narwhal

I'm trying to get set my asus eee pc to use the screen resolution supported by my video card without success. The following commands ran fine but the driver doesn't seem to be loaded as I can't select ...
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Why can't I update Wine 1.3 in 11.10? [closed]

I have 11.10 32-bit on an Asus A6V. I installed Wine 1.3 from the Software Center 1 week ago. Today I ran a system update and it appears that a package (Microsoft Windows Compatibility Layer ...
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ath error - Could not stop RX, DMS failed to stop [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I report a bug? I've just installed Ubuntu 11.04 on an Asus EeeBox PC (EB1012P) using Unetbootin to create a bootable live USB. I didn't notice any errors or ...
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No sound on headphones on an Asus k50ij

I've tried the solution from 11.04 however it doesn't seems to work. No matter what do I mute or unmute.
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Not Possible to install on an Asus A8N - SLI Premium

Ive got a big big problem, and now im already tired of waiting for the next distribution. Since 10.04 was released, Im not able to install it on my Computer in the normal way! Everytime I boot from ...
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How do I enable the backlit keyboard on an ASUS G53SX or G53SW?

Does anyone know how to enable backlit keyboard on ASUS G53SX? Edit as of Feb 18, 2012: As Qw4z1 mentioned here's a trick to enable the backlit brightness: su (enter root password) echo 0x00050021 ...
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Is it possible to install Ubuntu on a Mainboard Asus P8H67-M with UEFI BIOS?

I've looked at several posts but haven't really found an answer.
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FN keys F9 - F12 do not work on an Asus U30sd

Using the Keyboard Utility I was able to select the asus layout and after that I was able to get the majority of the function keys to work(screen brightness, wifi, sleep, num lock, and scroll lock). ...
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Suspend/hibernate doesn't work on an Asus laptop

I'm having issues suspending Ubuntu 11.04 (Natty Narwhal) on my new Asus U30SD-XA1 laptop. It's a new laptop on the market. Is this a known issue and is there a fix for it? Basically, whenever I ...
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Install Intel onboard graphic driver in Asus K53SV?

From the first time installing Ubuntu, I can not enable desktop effects. My laptop is Asus K53SV core i7 SB with hybrid graphic card Intel HD 3000/ Nvidia 540 GM. After installing Bumblebee, I still ...
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Asus Eee pc 1005peb screen really dark despite brightness set to full

I have here an Asus Eee pc, model is the 1005peb version. Now for the most part it runs fairly decent and quick, not much issue with it except one major one. Every time I restart or turn on the ...
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How do I enable desktop effects with hybrid Nvidia/Intel graphic card?

To turn on/off between the 2 cards, I used acpi_call and bumblebee as in this article: https://launchpad.net/~hybrid-graphics-linux It works. However, from the first time I install a fresh Ubuntu and ...