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Install Ubuntu on second SSD on Asus eeepc 901

I have an Asus eeepc 901 which previously had Windows XP installed - I'd like to replace this with Ubuntu 14.04 now that XP is out of support. The eeepc model that I have has two SSD drives - one 4GB ...
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Minor problems with using an ASUS Z97-A Motherboard

I recently got a new ASUS Z97-A Motherboard which came with an Intel core i5 Processor and a new HDD. I installed Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS to the HDD. I was recently playing with the motherboard settings, ...
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Bluetooth problem - Ubuntu 12.04 LTS with Asus laptop

I'm trying to find the driver for Bluetooth device for my Asus K450JF laptop. I searched it in their support website, unfortunately there's no support for Ubuntu OS. Is there any alternative way for ...
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Asus x550: unstable wireless connection

I've been getting weak signal to my asus x550 laptop running Ubuntu 14.04. As suggested by someone in Askubuntu.. I've got a good signal but wifi keeps disconnecting automatically for every 5minutes ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Asus G550JK SonicMaster External Subwoofer not working

I have bought Asus G550JK laptop(G version of N550) and installed Ubuntu 14.04 on it. I'm just a beginner in using Ubuntu, but I managed to make everything work fine except the external SonicMaster ...
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Asus Pro P550ca Trackpad unresponsive, cursor moving leftwards every 20 seconds

Well I have finally decided to start fresh and move from using mac to using Ubuntu and I have bought the following computer to begin my linux journey with: Asus Pro P550CA-XO330D I have successfully ...
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Speaker not detected

My headphones works fine. But the speaker is not working [not detected?] even when I have the headphones unplugged. What I did so far was changing the alsa-base.conf by adding these two lines to ...
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Asus X550L Weak Wifi signal ubuntu 14.04

I'm new to Ubuntu OS. I've installed ubuntu 14.04 x64 on my ASUS X550LC laptop yesterday. The wifi signal is weak & getting disconnected sometimes. Searched all over the web but many site/forums ...
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Can't connect to any Wi-Fi on Asus X550C in Ubuntu 14.04

I did a clean install of Ubuntu 14.04 the first and the only OS on my new laptop ASUS X550C and I cannot connect to any Wi-Fi, even toggling fn+f2 (keyboard default) doesn't swith/show Wi-Fi indicator ...
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Asus X552vl freezez when on battery

I just bought a new Asus X552VL laptop and I have already had a couple of bugs with Ubuntu 14.04 but managed to fix most of them. Now I have a problem with laptop freezing when on battery. I guess ...
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How to completely start from scratch with Ubuntu?

I have an ASUS notebook and it comes from factory with Ubuntu. I like Ubuntu and I do not want to change the OS. However, this notebook does not have a disc drive. It does have USB, but I do not know ...
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No sound in headphones, ASUS K56CM

I am having an issue. My speakers work perfectly fine, but my headphones are mute. I checked mixer, played with config files and still nothing. I killed a whole day to get to Ubuntu and I am still ...
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Ubuntu on Asus x550ca Laptop [duplicate]

i would like to know if there is the possibility of install ubuntu in my laptop asus x550c. How should i proceed to install all the drivers correctly? Thanks!
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Where to buy Ubuntu Desktop certified computers? [closed]

I am trying to buy a new netbook, the Asus X101CH. I noticed that it's only compatible with Ubuntu Desktop if you buy it pre installed from the manufacturer. I can't find anybody who sells it pre ...
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Isssue with touchpad in Ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

I have bought an Asus laptop model X550LD-XX064D and I am facing an issue with the touchpad. It is not responding properly, also when I use the USB mouse it doesn't provide any consistent performance. ...
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How to install wireless using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and USB-AC56 [duplicate]

My ASUS USB-AC56 isnt installing [via CD] on my new Ubuntu pc. I cannot wire it to the internet and must use this device. I am brand new to Linux and do not understand how to execute this from the ...
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Dual-Boot Ubuntu and Windows 8 w/ SSD in Raid 0 won't install bootloader (Asus UX301)

I have been trying to install Ubuntu on my brand new Asus UX301 to no avail no matter what I try. I am always not able to install the bootloader on any partition. This does not matter whether I boot ...
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Backports wifi driver wont reload after eboot on ubuntu 14.04

I am having some problems with wifi after installing Ubuntu on my ASUS F551CA.After having problems with a hard block (which i solved by black listing one of the two drivers) I was able to get a ...
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How to share cable Internet between a PC and an iPhone?

I have cable internet, and unfortunately only my PC can use it. I would like to make it so that my iPhone can also use it. I have ubuntu 14.04 LTS and an iPhone 4. Thanks!
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Asus X550LD, unable to connect to wired network

I have an Asus Laptop, with an Atheros AR9565 wirelss network adapter. The wifi works fine, but I'm unable to connect to a LAN or wired network. It disconnects before I'm fully able to connect. I ...
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Can't Install Ubuntu 14.04, tried every option in the menu [duplicate]

I'm trying to install Ubuntu, my computer has the following configuration: mobo Asus Maximus VI Extreme 2x Ati R9 280x (crossfire) 8gb ram 120GB kingston ssd sata 2xconventional hd, 500GB and 1000GB ...
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ASUS X 200 CA (i3 3rd generation) notebook giving problems with Ubuntu 14.04

I bought a new ASUS X 200 CA, (not touch screen) that comes with free DOS. I installed Ubuntu 14.04. Even as I was installing I ran into problem as many times where ever there is a need to key in ...
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Asus x750j not allowing me to boot Ubuntu

I have tried installing Ubuntu 14.04 multiple times on my Asus X750J laptop. I have already put it on some of my other computers. However, when I attempt to put it on this laptop, it will not work. I ...
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14.04 Asus g56jr Fn + Brightness control

I have recently installed Ubuntu on my new Asus G56Jr laptop. I noticed that despite all the other Fn+fX keys are working, the screen brightness does not. I have already tried editing the grub, as ...
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Touchpad nearly inactive in Ubuntu 14.04

I have a laptop ASUS X550LD. When I installed Ubuntu 14.04 I had to use my keyboard. The mousepad is nearly unresponsive, like when I rollover too fast the cursor moves a bt few seconds later. I ...
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How to safely update software with a non-standard kernel?

Background I have an Asus UX302LA laptop running Ubuntu 14.04. As the default kernel mainline (3.13.*) is incompatible with the GeForce graphics card it ships with I switched to to a ...
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Dead ASUS laptop - Can I boot Windows from within Ubuntu terminal?

I have an ASUS laptop (model u56e, windows 7 64-bit) that is baffling me right now. I was recently on a trip, laptop working fine, though partitioned SATA HDD a bit overloaded with vacay pics. On way ...
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Bluetooth problem on Asus U32 with Ubuntu 14.04

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 on a Asus U32 alongside Windows 8. Recently I've upgraded from 12.04 to 14.04 and since then the Bluetooth is not working anymore. Whenever I try to turn it on from the ...
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Asus 1001PXD and Ubuntu 14.04

There is a web site that contains information about Ubuntu 12.04 suits very well with the ASUS EEE PC 1001PXD model. I'd like to ask anybody used 14.04 with that model of Asus. Here is the link ...
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ASUS 1005PE runs hotter and drains the battery quicker since installing 14.04

Since migrating to 14.04, my ASUS Eee PC 1005PE laptop runs very hot and the battery seems to drain faster. I believe it may be attributable to the loss of the Jupiter application that replicated the ...
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uefi Unable to install 14.04 on new asus desktop

I just got a new asus m11ad-us0008o desktop with windows 7 and i am unable to get it to boot from the usb or dvd. I have tried everything i can think of: disabling secure boot, csm enabled and ...
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Fn Media-keys issues on Asus Q500A

I'm dealing with a serious matters since I installed My Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. Ctrl key seem pressed at the startup and keys b,h,c are pressed when I use: Fn+F11 (to decrease volume) Fn+F12 (to increase ...
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Asus Chromebox Displayport monitor not detected

I have installed ubuntu 14.04 as a dual boot OS on my Asus Chromebox and I'm a linux newbie. Anyway, everything seems to be working fine except for the DisplayPort monitor not working. The ...
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ASUS USB-N13 Wireless Adaptor Losing connection

I have just purchased a new ASUS USB-N13 as it was recommended for use with Ubuntu 14.04. MY connection is set up but closes around every 10 minutes, it then asks my for my Wi-Fi password again to log ...
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pwmconfig: “There are no pwm-capable sensor modules installed”

I'm trying to reduce my fan speed with fancontrol and pwmanager because, despite the temperatures being the same, they are much louder on Linux (Ubuntu Gnome 14.04) than on Windows. I've followed the ...
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Trouble when opening laptop lid. Only black screen is displayed. Ubuntu 14.04?

I have a Asus S56CA laptop. When I bought this laptop, it came prinestalled with Windows 8 wich I updated to 8.1. I soon decided that Windows wasn't right for me and decided to use my old Ubuntu 12.04 ...
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ASUS PCE-AC66 & bcmwl-kernel-source: unstable connection with frequent disconnections

Yesterday I bought myself new wi-fi adapter (ASUS PCE-AC66). It works perfect on Windows 7, but today I tried to use it with fresh installation of Kubuntu 14.04, and it's a complete nightmare. I ...
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Asus UX31 ultrabook suddenly shuts down when below 50% battery

I've heard over the years that this computer had issues with the BIOS settings but that by 13.10 it had been cleared. It never used to happen on 13.10 but now that I'm on 14.04 it started showing ...
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Installer crashed on Asus Zenbook [closed]

It just crashed and offered to report a bug. Which I did https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/ubiquity/+bug/1328175. After that, I restarted and everything seems to work properly so far. If ...
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Internal Microphone not woring in Ubuntu 14.04

I bought a new laptop, an ASUS 550LB. Installed Ubuntu 14.04 and everything is working phenomenally well (I even managed to successfully set up dual boot alongside Windows 8.1) However, there is no ...
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Ubuntu not booting after install from USB (kernel panic?)

After booting fine frome a live USB I installed it and everything was going swimmingly but when I try to boot from the hard drive it just stops and I have to do a hard reboot. I tried booting into ...
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Asus Vivo PC and Ubuntu installation Problem

Bought a new pc couple of days ago, Asus Vivo Pc V60. Downloaded 14.04 LTS 64bit version, after installation, it goes to a black screen with a bunch of error messages, and fatal error and lots os ...
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CPU Fan always on high speed after upgrade to 14.04 [duplicate]

cpu fan always on high speed after update from 13.10 to 14.04 MB Asus P5G41T-M LX V2 It was working nice on 13.10 Output of sensors: atk0110-acpi-0 Adapter: ACPI interface Vcore Voltage: ...
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Can't Install ubuntu to ASUS mainboard

Socket 771 dsbf-d12 with two E5420 XEON Live CD 10.10, 12.10 13.1o all this Lives cd makes my PC to reboot state if I try to boot it or install it. With one CPU I can see log... it says something ...
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Brightness fn key shortcut doesn't work on ASUS laptop

The brightness shortcuts via fn key don't work. I tried each solution from this answer and its comments. After editing /etc/default/grub file I rebooted. GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX="acpi_osi=Linux" ...
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ASUS KPGE-D16 With ADM 6344 Running Ubuntu 12.04 Very Slow Processing

I set this machine up as a workstation specifically for CFD work. I have 64G memory, 24 cores processing, and fastest Disks available. Running the same CFD model on my Windows quad core notebook ...
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Keyboard backlight only stays on in a light environment

So on my ASUS laptop (Q501LA), I can adjust the keyboard backlight with the hotkeys just fine, but the backlight seems to behave opposite to what you would expect - in a dark environment (like a room ...
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internal microphone difficulty, after multiple various attempts, no success

I am currently running 14.04 on a brand new Asus K550L, and I can't get the internal microphone to work. I've tried messing with ALSA, the sound section of system settings, pulseaudio volume control, ...
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How do I get the touchpad working on an Asus x450L?

I've been using ubuntu for a couple of weeks now and have been surviving without my touchpad. I have Asus x450L laptop. Are there drivers available so my trackpad will function again? It works on ...
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WiFi not working on Asus U32 with Ubuntu 14.04

I know this problem has been stated before, but none of the solution worked for me. I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 on a Asus U32 laptop, alongside Windows 8. Recently I've updated from 12.04 to 14.04 and ...