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Overclocking Asus EEE1008HA PC (AtomN280) running Ubuntu14.04

I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 on an Asus 1008HA eeePC (Atom N280 @1.6GHz). I would like to overclock it a bit though since it would "do it good" :) In previous Ubuntu versions I noticed that some ...
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map Fn+Home to End

I have found similar posts, but unfortunately no one gave me a working solution. I am willing on collaborating to find a solution, though! I would like to map "Fn + Home" to "End". Why? Cause my ...
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2nd hand ASUS Ux31 need to delete users and reset laptop

I have a 2nd hand laptop with Ubuntu 14.04. I need to delete the old users, but the one is guest and the other user Ubuntu says is not the root user. but there are no other visible users? I get this ...
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USB 3.0 ports don't work on Asus n550JV with Ubuntu 14.04

Some time ago I installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my laptop Dell N5110. USB 3.0 didn't work there. Recently I reinstalled the hard drive from it to Asus 550JV. Ubuntu does work on the new device, however ...
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Uninstall Ubuntu 14.04 lts from ASUS Ux31 [duplicate]

I have an ASUS UX31 (no dvd drive) and I need to reset to Windows 7 OS, but when I try and run the dvd through external dvd drive (setup.exe file) it says "error occured" what to do?
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thermald - AMD Phenom II 1035T X6 - how to configure XML?

I have a six core AMD CPU - AMD Phenom II 1035T X6 on an ASUS M4A88-t motherboard and I am aware that the CPU temp needs to be kept under 70°C... However, the fan never seems to come on to regulate ...
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My ASUS pc seems to lose its bluetooth firmware when I dual boot? I have reset it numerous times… frustrating

I have reset it numerous times.... frustrating. wget https://www.dropbox.com/s/xbmm9vfg2fby2zn/fw-04ca_2006.hcd sudo cp fw-04ca_2006.hcd /lib/firmware/brcm/BCM43142A0-04ca-2006.hcd sudo modprobe -r ...
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Wifi Fn+F2 is not working on Ubuntu 15.04 on Asus laptop X450JB

I am using Asus laptop X450JB on Ubuntu 15.04. My WiFi is not working. I have tried to enable it via top bar -> Enable WiFi, but it doesn't work. I have tried to enable it via Fn + F2, it doesn't ...
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ASUS ROG G750JS, Ubuntu 14.04, Wifi doesn't connect with modprobe wl

I have an ASUS ROG G750JS machine, in which I installed Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS. I had two problems with the installation: The system froze when I asked it to reboot or shutdown. I solved it by adding ...
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Hardware (/fakeraid?) RAID 1 fails to show correct size using Asus X99-PRO

I have a Ubuntu-only system with 3 disks, 1 SSD drive and 2 identical mechanical drives. The first one has the core Ubuntu install while the latter 2 I want to set-up with RAID 1. Unfortunately I get ...
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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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I can't install ubuntu for my asus a6r [duplicate]

It is a very old laptop, and I would like to install ubuntu. I have tried with pendrive which was created by rufus. When the install should be start I always get this screen: http://s24.postimg.org/...
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Can I configure multitouch trackpad gestures with focaltech-dkms and touchegg?

I have an ASUS UX303LA and I've installed Ubuntu 14.04 on it. I've installed focaltech-dkms from Pilot6's PPA and two-finger scrolling works like a charm. I would like to have multi-touch gestures (...
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cannot install on asus z97-a 3.1 mobo

I can boot into my usb from my bios, but when i select install or run without install I lose video output. I have tried all of my usb ports and I tried using a usb hub to bring it down to usb 2.0 but ...
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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 80-...
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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 pm-...
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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 ...