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Squeeking noise issue with Asus laptop. Found working solution for Windows, now how to do this on Ubunutu?

My Asus laptop makes a high pitch squeeking noise/sound. It turns out that is has something to do with the CPU and its power saving settings. I have my laptop on dual-boot with Windows 7 and Ubuntu ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 shutdown hangs in Asus P42F

On shutdown the following message is displayed: acpid: exiting speech-dispatcher disabled; edit /etc/default/speech-dispatcher The computer hangs at this spot and does not complete a shutdown or ...
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Asus TF700t Ubuntu/Android Dual Boot

I want to dual boot my transformer infinity. I like android, but as an IT student it cannot do everything I need homework wise, besides pocket Minecraft sucks. So I want to have my cake and eat it ...
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Identify SSD cache drive

I've just bought a crunchy piece of Asus N550LF laptop. The supplier claims that it comes with a secondary 16GB SSD drive, however it's neither listed in BIOS, nor can be seen in gparted as a ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 on asus h81M-e motherboard

I'm building an Ubuntu desktop on an Asus h81m-e motherboard. I have installed Ubuntu 13.10 64bit as the base but it can't see the network card. According to the Asus website, I have a Realtek® ...
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Installing Ubuntu 12.04 lts in a Asus Netbook 1005 using windows installer

I was trying to install Ubuntu 12.04 in my Asus Netbook 1005 (with windows 7 starter) using windows installer and it freezes with the windows "Preparing to run ubuntu for the first time¨. I tried ...
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How do I enable Instant On feature on my Asus f550c in Ubuntu 12.04?

My laptop is an Asus f550c. It has a feature called Instant On to recover the laptop from sleep mode in only 3 seconds, The laptop can be in sleep mode for up to 21 days. It appears that Asus doesn't ...
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Unable to install Ubuntu 12.04 on ASUS Eee 900HA

Please be gentle--I'm a Linux virgin. :-D I've wanted to convert to Linux for many years now, because I hate Microsoft with all the passion of a million white-hot suns. When I learned that Microsoft ...
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Asus x202e - Skype & Audio issues

My little Asus X202E has worked beautifully as a dual boot (Ubuntu 13.04 - 13.10 & Win8) machine. However, after nearly a year of owning it, I cannot seem to get some of the audio issues with it ...
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Fn+F8 does not switch screens on Asus 1015e

When I press Fn+F8 screens (monitors) are not switched, but launcher appears on left side of the screen containing numbers inside every icon. Sometimes a small text dialogue box appears on bottom ...
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First launch from USB drive

I recently downloaded, prepared to use from USB and launched Ubuntu 13.10, but as it is for now I'm getting only problems. This is what I get when launching any of all boot options: calling ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 on Asus S550 laptop makes the fan to be on continuously

I recently installed ubuntu 13.10 on my Asus laptop with windows 8.1 on it. After installation I am finding that the fan, for some reason is continuously on. I checked the RAM and processes list to ...
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Ubuntu compatability with the ASUS VivoBook X202E-DH31T-PK

Is the Asus Vivobook X202E-DH31T-PK compatible with Ubuntu? It seems like a nice laptop, but I don't want to be stuck with lots of hardware issues. I really don't care about the webcam or the ...
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Huawei E173s modem dongle is recognized only on USB port 2

I finally made my Huawei E173s usb modem work on Ubuntu 12.04 lts and Asus 1015E-DS03 netbook (sandy Bridge) but it is only recognized on port 2. Does any body knows why is this? Is there anything I ...
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Install GPU driver for Asus K53SC laptop

I'm a new Ubuntu user. I need to find a driver for the NVIDIA GPU on my Asus K53SC laptop. The system doesn't find any additional drivers. When I try to install the graphics driver from the Software ...
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Wi-Fi connection established but no internet access

I've bought an Asus laptop (x552cl-sx047h model) and I having problems with Wi-Fi connection. It had Windows 8 preinstalled but I delete and install Windows 7 and Ubuntu. I run Ubuntu and it connects ...
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ASUS fn-kys for sound volume (laptop-hotkeys) don't work

The hotkeys for sound volume of ASUS N76VM with Ubuntu 12.04 don't work on the (my) admin account, but dó work on other users accounts for the rest of the family.
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ASUS 1015E-CY041D booting issue with removal disk

i got ASUS 1015E-CY041D with MS-DOS. By default BIOS doesn't have removal disk option. How i can add removal disk option and start my booting from removal disk??
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Problem installing ubuntu on Asus X55U

Hai i am unable to install ubuntu 13, or as a matter of fact any version of ubuntu on my asus x55u, the installation hangs once i select the drives for partitioning. I was installing it from a pen ...
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Can I install Ubuntu on my Asus ME302C-A1-BL as a standalone OS?

I've just switched from an iPad 2 to an Asus Memo pad and so far I am not as impressed as I had hoped with the Android system. I don't have Flash and there is a lot of pre-installed junk on the ...
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mountall: Plymouth command failed

I'm freezing up before making it to the login gui screen. Ubuntu 12.04 installed on an Asus Zenbook VD32, no Windows. After Ubuntu begins to boot I get a blank screen with the following flashing ...
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ASUS K55VD nvidia 610M (Ubuntu 13.10)

How to install nvidia driver ? ,tried everything on internet,ended with black screen...fixed this,tried bumblebee (this does not work)... what to do ?
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How do I install an ASUS USB-N66 WiFi adapter on ubuntu 12.04

I just bought an ASUS USB-N66 WiFi adapter and would like someone to describe what steps I need to download and install the RT3573 Linux driver.
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how to install ubuntu on Asus Fonepad?

i still couldn't find s solution for running linux on my tablet and i dont want any hitches as the tablet is of great importance to me for my day today work. kindly give me a solution to install and ...
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Driver Bluetooth Asus X45a

Does someone know how to operate bluetooth on an ASUS notebook X45a? Buenas alguien sabe como hacer funcionar el bluetooth de una notebook asus X45a? Muchas gracias
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Enable right click button on touchpad on Asus B400-XH51

The right click button on my new Asus B400-XH51 does not work. I have tried two fixes I found online, but neither of them seem to work. The first is available at ...
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Asus Eee 1001PX - No sound on 12.04, probably hardware problem, want to confirm

My brother had multiple issues running Windows 7 (possibly malware related), and he asked me to install Ubuntu. One of his issues was that sound had stopped working completely. I have installed Ubuntu ...
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ASUS BU400A Right Touch Pad Button Not Working

I have an ASUS BU400A with Ubuntu 12.04 installed, but I can't execute right clicks using the right button under the touchpad. When I run xev, the right button gets detected as an event, but the right ...
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Asus Zenbook UX32VD microphone noise

Using 64-bit Ubuntu 12.04 LTS with all current updates and latest stable kernel (3.12.6). Also applied advices from https://help.ubuntu.com/community/AsusZenbookPrime - there is writing, that internal ...
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13.10 Cursor disappears on Asus X200CA w/ Touch screen

I installed 13.10 on this Asus X200CA-CT156H 11" laptop with Touchscreen. A version of this model without the touchscreen is sold with Ubuntu but this one was with Win 8. I get random cursor ...
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Asus k55n battery died while in suspend and connected to external monitor

I am having an issue with my Asus k55n. Last night I had it hooked up to my HDTV via HDMI. And using Catalyst Control the HDTV was set to primary monitor with my laptops screen turned off. Well, I ...
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Asus X450C wireless driver ubuntu 10.04.1

Can you help me to make my Asus X450C enable its wlan on Ubuntu 10.04.1? I am doing my thesis and needing to use this version of ubuntu. When I do lspci, the result of network line is: 02:00:0 ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 lock-up with Asus Blu Ray Drive

I have just built a system as follows: ASRock z87 Extreme6/ac --- Intel Core i7-4770 --- 16GB (2 x 8GB) HyperX Blu Black DDR3 1600MHz DIMM XMP CL10 --- Samsung 250GB 840 EVO Series SATA 6Gb/s 2.5" ...
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Network Manager hardswitch on

my friend has recently bought an ASUS X551C with and AR9485 qualcomm atheros wireless card. I installed on this machine Ubuntu 13.10. Now the problem is: when I turn on the machine for the first time ...
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Trouble with audio card

I have a ASUS xonar dg pci audio card. I am dual booting windows 7 and Ubuntu 12.04. my card works for windows but I can't figure out how to get it to work in Ubuntu, can someone help? Do I need ...
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Low sound volume with ASUS motherboard (realtek)

I'm using Ubuntu 13.10. I have recently assembled a PC, using the ASUS P8Z77-V LX motherboard, and it's working very well so far. The only problem is that the sound coming from the motherboard plugs ...
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Wireless disabled by hardware switch “Asus X550C”

The wifi will sporadically work. The laptop came with windows 8 pre-installed.
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Disable asus ul80vt discrete graphics

I am running ubuntu 13.04 on an asus ul80vt. I have upgraded the kernel to 3.12. I want to disable the nvidia discrete gpu to save power. I have used bumblebee in the past but it did not work in this ...
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External Subwoofer

I just purchased an Asus Q550LF-BBI7 laptop that came with an external sonicmaster subwoofer. I don't think the subwoofer is working. I plug it in to the correct jack & nothing happens. What ...
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How to fix audio output problems on Asus X550 LC?

I have installed Ubuntu 12.04 on Asus X550 LC with Intel's Haswell sound card. But there is no volume output. How do I fix the problem?
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Asus K52JR 12.04 LTS no backlight

Backlight does not turn on after boot. I've seen various answers as to how to fix the backlight, my issue is that I can't see anything on my screen via use of a torch or external monitor at all, so ...
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Asus k53e does not recognizes usb devices

In my Asus k53e was installed win7. Usb ports from right side of notebook did not worked. I decided to install ubuntu 12.04. In ubuntu it does not works too. It works, when I charging my mobile ...
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Keyboard backlight problem on asus ux32vd

I have running Ubuntu 12.04 with kernel 3.8 I have tried many suggestions, although, the backlight is still not working. If I try to use the most simple solution: echo | sudo tee ...
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Kaffeine does not recognise DVB-T device USB stick Asus U3100Mini_Plus

I would like to ask why Kaffeine does not recognize DVB-T device USB stick Asus U3100Mini_Plus when plugged to my laptop. I run Ubuntu 12.04 and this is output from console: home@home:~$ dmesg | tail ...
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ASUS F201E-KX063DU Wlan Problem 12.04

I recently bought an ASUS F201E-KX063DU Netbook which was delivered with an Ubuntu 12.04 preinstalled. I went through the whole installation process and everything went fine except the wlan connection ...
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ASUS eee pc 1000HA/H Camera not being detected

Hello I am new to Ubuntu I have an old ASUS eee 1000HA/H On Ubuntu 13.10 x32 with windows 7 dual boot I could not get the camera running in any OS I have it enabled in the BIOS My ...
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Can't get past boot menu after WUBI installation

I just tried to install Ubuntu 12.10 using the Windows Installer from the Ubuntu website on my Windows 7 Home Premium ASUS gamers laptop and while it appeared to install correctly, when I rebooted the ...
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Correct configuration of graphics card Nvidia GeForce GT 520MX Optimus on 12.10 x64 (ASUS K53S Laptop)

Recently I installed the latest version of Ubuntu in my laptop. I made the installation with the following guide. The graphic card works and the window displays optirun glxspheres in operation and ...
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How to fix Kernel Panic booting issue

This morning when I boot my Asus Eee X101CH (no cd/dvd player) I get the following message: > [2.393318] Kernel panic - not syncing: VFS: unable to mount root fs on > unknown-block (0,0) ...
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My ASUS Zenbook Prime UX31A turns up its fans every minute or so on Ubuntu 13.10, even when just browsing. How can I fix that?

Not sure if this was the case with 13.04 as well but I've only noticed it since a week ago or so. The fans aren't terribly loud and when I have my headphones on I don't even notice but it's really ...