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Wrong battery state reading cause brutal shutdown

I have an Asus Zenbook UX31A, the Asus 13" unit from first generation ultrabooks. I run Ubuntu 12.10 up to date on it. Before a week or two I used to enjoy more that 5 hours of battery life, ...
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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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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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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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wireless randomly becoming phantom hardblocked, only fixed by reboot

First off, I am aware of other people recently posting similar issues but none of the many fixes or suggestions in any thread I've seen has resolved the issue for me. my ASUS netbook had been working ...
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Pinch-Zoom on Asus UX302LG touchscreen

I am using Ubuntu 14.04. The system only recognizes multitouch tapping like 3 fingers for move window, 4 fingers for open dash, but no mutitouch-gesture that involves holding the fingers on the ...
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Installing ubuntu 14.04 or higher on PCIe G3x4 SSD with Windows pre-installed

I just recently bought this laptop with Windows 10 pre-installed in it on the SSD. I want to install Ubuntu 14.04 on this SSD (does not matter if I have to remove Windows for that) and use 1 TB HDD to ...
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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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Overheat problem with Ubuntu 15.04 on Asus K55VD

I got this laptop. The issue is with the nVIDIA / Bubmlebee/Optimus. Drivers are correctly installed, no black screen. Optirun is working correctly. However, after a period of about 10 minutes ...
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Bluetooth not working with xHCI (USB 3.0) on Intel 7260 chipset in Asus UX301LA

I can't make my laptop's onboard bluetooth to work correctly and permanently without disabling xHCI from BIOS. Bluetooth is always shown as disabled after booting the computer. When trying to enable ...
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Skype videocall upside down

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 64bit on an Asus k50fa. When I use the webcam on Skype the video is upside down and on cheese is working fine. The webcam is the one built in with the laptop.
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Error sending USSD Ubuntu 14.04

GDBus.Error:org.freedesktop.DBus.Error.UnknownMethod: No such interface 'org.freedesktop.ModemManager1.Modem.Modem3gpp.Ussd' on object at path /org/freedesktop/ModemManager1/Modem/2 modem manager ...
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Bad WiFi reception on Asus Zenbook (Works great with Windows 7)

My WiFi reception on my Asus Zenbook (model ux31) is very weak compared to when I boot my Windows 7. I use both from the same location, and the reception on other devices (ex: my iPhone) is great. I'm ...
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Microphone does not work on Asus VivoBook X202E

I have recently bought an Asus Vivobook X202E, with touch screen and Windows 8. I have tried to adjust the sound systems as many answers on this site suggest, but it still doesn't work. I think Asus ...
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Machine check error on ASUS while booting from USB

I put the last Ubuntu iso on my USB stick using UNetBootin, after formatting it to fat32. I've already done that before with other operating systems and it worked. I can't actually boot Ubuntu from ...
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lm-sensors reports incorrect chassis fan speed on ASUS M5A78L/USB3 in 12.04LTS

I recently built a machine based on the ASUS M5A78L/USB3 motherboard and installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on it. Most of the system sensors were automatically detected and work correctly. However, when I ...
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Can't connect wifi with Intel AC 7265 on Ubuntu 15.10, Asus k501UX

I just got a new Asus k501UX (specs) and after installing Ubuntu 15.10 in dual boot with the windows 10 I find that wifi doesn't work. It did work in the live USB that I installed it from. I have ...
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Reinstall/Reconfigure GUI Ubuntu 2015.04

I use Ubuntu 14.04 LTS for my workstation and had issues with chromes hardware accelleration so i tried to install the matching nvidia drivers. I used the nvidia installer to install the drivers on my ...
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Touchpad drivers for Asus K501LB

I'm looking for drivers for my touchpad on the Asus K501LB. I want the double-finger scroll function to work properly and other features available on Windows. Is there maybe another program for this I ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Ubuntu 14.10 installation fails on Asus Zenbook UX305FA

I have attempted to install Ubuntu 14.10 on my new Asus Zenbook UX305FA. Every time I attempt it, it sticks at the Security Key section. The laptop came equipped with Windows 8.1, and I erased it to ...
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Brightness control (Fn+ …) not working on Ubuntu 14.04 Asus Q502LA

I installed the Ubuntu 14.04 on Asus Q502LA laptop. Most of the things work fine, but brightness control does not work. First, everytime on reboot, the brightness resets to 100% brightness. Second, ...
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boot from usb on asus zenbook UX31A

Here is my problem. I have created a bootable usb of ubuntu 14 and I know it works because it works on another laptop. I just received an Asus zenbook UX31A with windows 8 on it. I disabled quick boot ...
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Performance issue with Asus netbook

I've installed Ubuntu 14.02 LTS on my Asus netbook (Eee PC). I have slow responses on the desktop, and the video play back is juddering. Any advice?
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Loosing UEFI boot option after installing Ubuntu 12.04.3 on Asus A455L with Win 8.1

I have a new laptop that I and my wife share, she needs Windows and I want to try Ubuntu. I installed Win 8.1 first and Ubuntu 12.04.3 in dual boot mode after. The problem is: No dual boot, it goes ...
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Ubuntu Touch 14.04 and 15.04 tablet compatibility

I have Asus Transformer Pad TF300T with dock keyboard and I would like to install Ubuntu Touch on it. Here: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Touch/Devices/tf300t I read that back-side camera is broken and on ...
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creating a bootable usb (for installing linux on asus netbook) using an acer chromebook

So I recently had serious issues (software? I think) with an Asus 10.1 netbook, so I bought an acer chromebook 11. However I would like to fix the Asus if possible. So my question is, how do I create ...
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Ubuntu 14.10 GTX 970 Woes

Okay so I'm trying to use an Asus Strix GTX-970 on my (14.10 Ubuntu) Linux box and I'm running into some boot issues. Here's what I did: after it's done, finish by booting normally at the prompt ...
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fn+f9 hotkey (disable touchpad) not working on Asus 450LA notebook running ubuntu 14.04

Fn+F9 hotkey (disable touchpad) not working on Asus 450LA notebook running ubuntu 14.04. Fn+F5 and Fn+F6 (brightness) also not working.
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Asus x54hy fan not working

i have a problem, when i start my laptop with ubuntu (14.10) the fan don't work, it never start running. How can i check if it's an hw problem?
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Install linux on Asus X205T if no Windows 8?

i am searching through since some time. Following different links like (Creating a boot disc and Installing ubuntu ASUS X205T(A)) it is not possible to install linux properly on ASUS X205T. If on this ...
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Asus X552LAV ubuntu support

Did anyone try ubuntu on the Asus X552LAV? I'm about to buy it but I'm afraid of it not working well with ubuntu. So Does it work well with ubuntu?
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Install Ububuntu on Asus X205TA (error)?

I am trying to follow this Instructions to install Ubuntu 14.10 on ASUS EeeBook X205TA , but after running the first line of code, I get this error: Unable to locate package libfont-freetype-perl ...
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Asus not recognizing Apple Thunderbolt Display

I have an Asus N550JV which has a thunderbolt port. When I connect to an Apple Thunderbolt Display, it doesn't do anything. But when I connect the monitor to a Macbook (runnning OSx), it works fine. ...
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Ubuntu 14.10 - keyboard and mouse not working

I just installed 14.10 on my PC (Asus P5Q-Pro, mouse Sidewinder, keyboard Logitech G500), and as title says keyboard nor mouse doesn’t work. I cannot type anything and mouse doesn't move around.
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Old Asus laptop driver problem

I have a very (very) old gaming laptop from Asus (Asus G1) and I know that the side leds and the keyboard should light up. I can't find any way to make them work. Thank you for your help
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Asus A40J overheating constantly with ubuntu?

My fan just cleaned up, on Ubuntu 12, 13, 14, my ubuntu has always and constantly overheat and been noisy. About the 1st level of an air drier, constantly. Personally, it's exhausting. Socially, in ...
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Sort my laptop out

I have an Asus K450JN and I would like to use Ubuntu on my daily basis. But there's a few things I can't sort it out. First is wireless I have a Qualcomm Atheros QCA8171 and I can't turn on the ...
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reinstal video driver only

I don't know how but it appears I've shot down the Intel video driver in 64-bit 14.04 for the built-in screen on an Asus x200ma. Search for similar issues has brought up only this one, where the same ...
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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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My Hard drive not detected by installer on an EEE PC 1000HE

I have a Eee PC 1000HE with a formatted clean hard drive. The installer can not see my hard drive and the partitioner is empty and there is no drives at all.
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ERROR: Laptop (ASUS Model X553M) Hang during shutdown/reboot of Ubuntu14.04

I'm using ASUS Laptop model no. X553M & Ubuntu 14.04. enter image description here My Laptop is getting hanged during shutdown or reboot. I've attached hang-screen with this message. Regards, ...
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ASUS c200 speakers dont play sound

My ASUS' speakers don't play audio, despite that I've tried everything on the forums. I have installed Ubuntu on my Chromebook using seaboot and there is no way of getting ChromeOS to boot which is ...
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Can anyone help with installation of Ubuntu 15.10 on Zenbook UX305?

I have downloaded ubuntu-15.10-desktop-amd64.iso and have used a universal USB installer to create a bootable USB. Now when I try to boot from USB, it goes to grub>.
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Asus TP 300 LJ - Brigthness control - Ubuntu 15.10

I am not able to control the brightness with the keyboard shortcut (FN + F5 or F6) or via Ubuntu's Settings. Model: Asus TP300LJ Processor: Intel® Core™ i7-5500U CPU @ 2.40GHz × 4 Graphic Board: ...