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ASUS laptop speakers doesn't work

When I open my ASUS laptop (N550JV), the speakers does not work. When I check from the sound icon at the right bottom, it seems there should be sound. So what I do is this: I increase the volume to ...
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Ending up with four screens on my laptop display - can't do anything

Just got a new ASUS laptop and every things good with it for the most part. But when I booted from a Ubuntu USB, I believe it was 14.04.3 or later, before the logo even loaded I was left with two ...
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Somes problems with touchpad

Good night , I recently installed Ubuntu 15.04 on my asus x455la . I am new to this so , but I have some problems such as the touchpad stops working and they could not help me to solve . Thank you
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Blue tooth and Web cam not visible by ubuntu

SO I am Completely new to Ubuntu. But I am Managing. The only thing that doesnt work Now are my Bluetooth adapter and Built in Web cams... and touch screen..... and mouse pad As far as multi ...
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ubuntu mate no sound intel hda

I've purchased an older netbook from asus: EeePC x101CH with an intel HDA sound chip. I installed ubuntu mate 15.04 and tried already several things to get te sound working, but to no avail. I already ...
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Only one CPU is being used

I am running ubuntu 12.04.5, have an Asus N53sv and I am have the same problem as the post below, but becuase my bios is different I can not apply the same fix. How to fix that only one out of four ...
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Can I get Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS on my Asus X553M [duplicate]

I just got a Notebook Asus model X553 with WIN 8, now upgraded to WIN 10, but I don't like it at all, it is to slow, my question is if I can get Ubuntu latest LTS OS only installed, with out any ...
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How can I diagnose/fix my video refresh rate during shutdown on an ASUS K-series laptop?

I have an ASUS K401L laptop. It has built in Intel Graphics + external Nvidia GeForce 940M. When booting, the boot up screen shows the usual Ubuntu with the cycling dots to show loading. However, ...
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My PC loses the bluetooth firmware every time I restart it

I have to re-update the bluetooth firmware every time I restart. ~$ cat /proc/cmdline BOOT_IMAGE=/boot/vmlinuz-3.19.0-28-generic.efi.signed root=UUID=54775b42-3ac8-4219-b6d5-defcb23797b7 ro quiet ...
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Hardware brightness control on Asus R556LB

I have an Asus R556LB. All my keys but the brightness control work out of the box on the 4.1.2 kernel. I tried booting the kernel with the following extra options acpi_osi= acpi_backlight=vendor ...
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Crash battery power Ubuntu 12.04.5

My computer instantly turns off when trying to load ubuntu 12.04.5 on battery power. If I start with the ac plugged in then unplug the comp runs for hours, so the battery is fine. The crash happens ...
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Touchpad not working after suspending laptop

This seems like a common problem, but after trying all of the fixes I've found on forums, I'm still at a loss. Specs: computer: Asus k501LX-EB71 OS: Ubuntu 14.04.3 kernel: 3.19.0-26-generic ...
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Problem installing update for Asus strix claw

I have a Asus strix claw mouse and the same problem as here: Asus STRIX Claw mouse and Tactic Pro keyboard not working under Ubuntu 14.10 I haven't been able to install the update mentioned in the ...
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ASUS notebook hangs on shutdown with 14.04. Nvidia related…?

When I attempt to shut down via the terminal or GUI (and even sometimes during startup), the computer hangs indefinitely and I have to hold the manual power button to turn off. After much ...
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Black screen after booting Ubuntu on an Asus Zenbook Pro UX501

I have Ubuntu installed on an external hard drive. It was originally installed on my old laptop, but now I have a new one. When I try to boot on it, the computer seems to boot properly but there's no ...
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ASUS Netbook - Loading Ubuntu (replacing Win8.1)

I'm still new to Ubuntu. I have 3 identical ASUS netbooks and have gotten Ubuntu loaded on 2 of them. The last one came with Win8 and I can't seem to get either the USB stick ISO or the USB disk drive ...
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FN keys not working on Asus X550Z

On my Asus X550Z with Ubuntu none of FN keys are working, nothing from FN+F1... to FN+F12. I tried to open System Settings/Keyboard/Shortcuts and it is not recognizing any FN combinations. Tried a ...
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Nvidia Driver install [closed]

I have been searching for days on getting started with Linux and still can't get started. I am running the following CAELinux xunbuntu 12.04 I7 16 GB ram SSD 500 gb Nvidia GT 540M and an integrated ...
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Run sudo script at startup under 15.04 using 'systemd'

I would like to run a script to turn the keyboard backlight off on my Asus at login (this answer did not work). Before the introduction of systemd in Ubuntu 15.04, I did this through /etc/rc.local ...
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Dummy Sound on Asus X550JK on ubuntu 14.04

I've got a problem with the soundcard on my Asus. In sound settings I've got an dummy output against the built-in speakers. When I execute aplay -l in the terminal, I recieve aplay: device_list:268: ...
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My Ubuntu resets to lock screen

I just installed ubuntu 14.04 on my new laptop, but while im working the screen messes up and it put me at lockscreen and after i login all things are closed, just like when you reboot, any help witht ...
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Help setting up SD card reader for Asus Zenbook running 14.04?

I am trying to get my internal SD Card reader working on Ubuntu. I have only found a general solution and that was to reboot the computer with an SD Card inserted, which didn't work. I'm thinking it ...
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ASUS X75VC Touchpad Issue - Unable to rest thumb on touchpad (Missing thumb resting support)

Problem description: I've bought an ASUS X75VC quite some while ago (Link: https://www.asus.com/Notebooks/X75VC/) and I really, really, really want to install Linux on it, but there is one huge ...
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Touchpad not found after sleep mode/close laptop lid after last update

Weird thing happened after my last update on my new laptop (Asus k401l), when it goes to sleep or when I close the lid, the touchpad is disabled and in system Settings > Input Devices > Touchpad it ...
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Trackpad/Mousepad is not working in my Laptop Asus K55n?

I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 and my mouse-pad was working fine. Suddenly my mouse-pad stopped working after a few times of reboot. I went to mouse settings using keyboard, but no option to enable ...
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Fan Control on Asus ROG G550JK

Does anybody here have experience on the G550JK (or similar to this model) with Fancontrol? Currently I have the problem that all methods of getting the fan to control / spin faster (because the ...
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Problem with hibernation on EEE 1014PN & Xubuntu 14.04

I've been trying to enable Hibernation on my Netbook using the known fixes/workarounds. According to here, hibernation works fine on a EEE 1015PN but so far I've been out of luck. Using sudo ...
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“Ghost” Ubuntu entry in BIOS UEFI [duplicate]

Here's my problem : When I go to my BIOS (Asus P8P67 UEFI , not legacy available ) , my system detects a possible boot option called "ubuntu" (If I try to boot on this very entry , the system will ...
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Cant use WLAN of my laptop (Ubuntu 14.04)

I have an ASUS laptop of the series R704V. I installed Ubuntu 14.04 on it this Morning and Ive got a problem: I cant use "fn + f2" to enable the WiFi. If i press "fn + f2" I get connected to the ...
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Right speaker doesn't work

I use K53SD Asus laptop with dual boot (win 7 - Ubuntu 14.04 LTS). When ı use ubuntu , left speaker work normally but right speaker doesn't work . When ı use win 7 left speaker work normally again ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 with Asus Q550LF sleep mode issues

I recently installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my Asus Q550LF and for some reason I have issues with sleep mode. When I put my computer in "suspend mode" or when I shut it sometimes the screen won't work again ...
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ASUS PCE-N15 won't work

I've been tearing my hair out trying to get a wireless adapter to work, and I've searched various forums for answered and tried lots of commands that I don't really get but didn[t seem to make any ...
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Suspend to disk on ASUS eee pc 1005 HA under kubuntu 15.04

I just switched from openSuSE to kubuntu last week. I have only one problem with it on my eee-pc 1005HA: When I suspend to disk, it does not switch off by itself as it should. Waiting, until the ...
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Installing an asus usb-n14. I read similar questions but mine comes with an install dvd w/linux

I downloaded http://dlcdnet.asus.com/pub/ASUS/wireless/USB-N14/DR_USB_N14_261320140102_Linux.zip from How to install Asus USB-N14 Adapter?, My adapter comes with a dvd including a file named ...
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Ubuntu kills USB 3.0 Chipset on Asus Z87-PRO motherboard

I have PC based on Asus Z87-PRO Motherboard. I have installed both Windows 7 & Ubuntu 15.04. When I have to reset Ubuntu (e.g. because of freezing) all of USB 3.0 ports stop working. Completely ...
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Battery suddenly not charging anymore

I have a relatively new ASUS F451MA. I had already updated the BIOS to the latest version before the problem appeared. I have opened up my laptop and tried to reset the battery by taking it out and ...
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Asus X200M, Super Slow WiFi Connection with Realtek RTL8188EE

I just got this new Asus X200M laptop, dual-boot Windows 8 with Ubuntu. The problem is that I am having some wireless- internet issues when I log-on with Ubuntu. When I go to, ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 and ASUS Z97-K

After many... many hours fighting against this, I surrender. I am not able to get "pwmconfig" to work because "sensors" doesn't detect the PWM controls for my ASUS Z97-K motherboard, even if I add by ...
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How to solve my Touchpad problem

I use a Asus X550LD laptop. On installing ubuntu or any other linux based ROMs I find that the touchpad doesn't work. The cursor moves towards the left by itself too. I've tried using an external ...
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Is it possible to disable my touchscreen , so that I can work again properly? Asus VIVOBOOK

I have a notebook Asus VivoBook with touchscreen, but the drivers are not working properly and interfere with my mouse. Is it possible to disable my touchscreen , so that I can work again properly?
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Cannot get two external monitors plus built-in display to work together

I'm on an Asus Zenbook UX31A which has Intel HD Graphics chipset with the latest BIOS. Output of lspci -vvk is as follows: 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation 2nd Generation Core ...
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Installing Ubuntu on an Asus K501LX

I'm having an incredible amount of trouble installing Ubuntu on an Asus K501LX. I'm booting from a USB drive, created by usb-creator-gtk. I've attempted Ubuntu 14.04 and 15.04, as well as Kubuntu ...
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Wireless connection drops every 15 seconds on an Asus X550LD

I just install Ubuntu on dual boot with windows 8.1, and my wireless connection disconnects every 10 seconds. I am using an Asus X550LD. I had this problem on windows but it was cut and not a ...
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Ubuntu on ASUS A6000 not working!

I am really in a bad situation. I have installed ubuntu 14.04 LTS on my laptop. (it has taken me all day as asus is rubbish!) Now my resolution is 640x480. There is an option to change it, but it ...
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ASUS ROG G551JK Backlight

I am new linux user and I have problem with my backlight. When I press the combination for turning it off, this appears on the screen. I use Ubuntu MATE 14.04 samuel@samuel-G551JK:~$ ls ...
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Compatibility with Asus Zenbook UX501 series [closed]

I was looking for a powerful Notebook and found the Asus Zenbook UX501JW-FI177H. I've done some research about problems with Ubuntu, but could not find anything for this model. Does anyone have ...
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G751JY after 14.04 LTS installation stuck at booting (purple screen)

I'm not really experienced with Ubuntu and currently stuck with the installation of Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on my new Asus G751JY which came with Win8 preinstalled. After deleting all pre-made partitions ...
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RAID1 with Ubuntu on Asus M5A78L-M/USB3

I have been able to correctly set up the above mentioned motherboard with the onboard RAID with Windows 7, but I need to build another machine (same motherboard) but running Linux (Ubuntu) and my ...
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Asus Motherboard + Ubuntu = unstable

I upgraded my setup with an ASUS p9x79 PRO motherboard and was not able to run Ubuntu (15.04) properly using all my cores and hyper-threading. If I do not run Ubuntu with acpi=off (e.g. with ht ...
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Asus F550ZE Wifi and all Fn functions don't work on Ubuntu 15.04

I just bought Asus F550ZE laptop and installed Ubuntu 15.04. Wifi and all Fn functions don't work, so I tried many solutions from websites. No luck for me. I also tried "rfkill list all", and nothing ...