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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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Wifi frequently drops but it says it's connected in the top right corner. [Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS]

I have been getting issues trying to get wifi working on my PC. I can browse the internet for about 5 minutes then the internet drops and I have to manually disconnect then reconnect to get my ...
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Asus A455LJ brightness Fn+F5+F6 doesn't work on ubuntu 16.04

i've just installed ubuntu 16.04 on my asus A455LJ i5 5200u with Nvidia 920m, and just install nvidia driver properly but i can't get my brightness control Fn+F5 nor Fn+F6 work, but in the system ...
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Do I need to install wireless patch for ASUS X205TA after upgrading the kernel?

Looking at the Debian wiki WiFi section it has a link to a WiFi patch and under it says that kernel > 4.0 has WiFi. Do I still need the WiFi patch if I upgrade to 4.0?
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Kubuntu and ASUS X200M

I have an ASUS X200M and Windows 7 or 8 is not able to run. I do not know how it got corrupt because I am definitely not a computer expert. I am a newbie to the Linux system but I do like the ...
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Fanspeed with Ubuntu on ASUS UX501VW

I installed Ubuntu 16.04 on my ASUS UX501VW and the fans are blasting at full speed. I have tried to install the kernel 4.6 (as suggested here) and kernel 4.3.5 (as suggested here), but both didn't ...
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battery from laptop does only work when power cord is plugged in

I'm using a Asus laptop, about three years old and since I Switched to Ubuntu (16.04) it shows that the battery is fully charched, but when I disconnect the power cord, the laptop turns off. I can't ...
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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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Enable backlight on ASUS ROG G551JX

Recently dual booted UBUNTU 16.04 with pre installed windows 8.1 on my ASUS ROG G551JX. Backlight in the keyboard works perfectly when I log into widows but gets disabled as soon as I switch to UBUNTU,...
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How do I fix this Wi-Fi problem [closed]

I already have downloaded Ubuntu 16.04 LTS "Xenial Xerus" on an ASUS εee PC and I am not able to connect in a Wi-Fi network. Just like the Wi-Fi adapter is not working . I had Ubuntu 14.04.4 LTS and ...
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wireless adapter asus-n13 keeps disconnecting

I have just recently installed Ubuntu and I am new to Linux. My network adaptor, Asus usb-n13, keeps disconnecting every few minutes and I lose internet connection. the only way to connect back to ...
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Cannot enable bluetooth on Asus SonicMaster Laptop running Ubuntu 16.04

I cannot seem to get the bluetooth hardware to work with Ubuntu. I can get a USB dongle working, but I'm sure the laptop has internal bluetooth hardware. What I have tried: 1) Okay, so I have the ...
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Changing Screen Brightness Through Keyboard Functions on My Notebook

I've installed Ubuntu 16.04 on my Asus X555LJ. But I don't know how to install drivers or how to enable function keys to controls screen backlight brightness.
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Wifi card isn't being read by ubuntu/ asus notebook/ 16.04/ MEDIATEK/ MT7630E

So my wifi card isn't being read by ubuntu. After looking on this forum, I understand this particular problem is normal. Unfortunately their solutions did not work for me. So heres my data. Please any ...
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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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How to tell ubuntu boot what my motherboard really is?

Had this problem on previous mobo asus p8z77vl-x and current one asus maximus hero viii. Ubuntu by default loads a heap of drivers and also looks up (errors) bios table thinking that the desktop is ...
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Mouse pointer jumps to lower left just before left clicking when using touchpad

I have an Asus Zenbook UX305 with 16.04 and Unity installed. When using the trackpad ("Elan touchpad" identified by xinput), I use my right hand for maneuvering the mouse pointer, and my left for ...
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Bluetooth headset Issue on 16.04

I have recently upgraded from 14.04 to 16.04. My bluetooth headset no longer works. I've spent the last few hours trying to diagnose the issue with no success. My bluetooth mouse still connects ok. ...
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16.04 no HDMI audio out option

I have read every other thread on this and I can't find a fix. I have an Asus Zenbook UX51V - built in Nvidia 650m graphics (where the HDMI comes from). I have selected the Nvidia drivers in the "...
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Cannot Install ASUS USB-AC51 Wireless on Ubuntu 16.04

I am at my wit's end. I have a Dell Vostro 1700 laptop, maybe six or seven years old. It has an internal Broadcom 4321 wireless adapter, that I got running using the legacy B43 installer. Download ...
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Asus vivopc compatible Ubuntu versions

Is there a version of Ubuntu that is compatible with Asus vivopc vc62b? I'm executing the installation from a USB.
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Graphics problems on Asus EEE 1101 HA, Precise Pangolin

I installed Precise Pangolin x386 Desktop version via USB stick without incident. There are two, possibly related, problems: After suspend (e.g. closing the lid), the graphics are corrupted as ...
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Trackpad and fn keys not working on my Asus R558UR-DM069D

I have an Asus R558UR-DM069D. Ive tried live booting Mint, Lubuntu 16, Kali, and Solus. The trackpad worked in Solus, but brightness controls didn't. In every other OS, nothing mentioned above works. ...
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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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Getting drivers for Asus n13 adapter (no terminal experience) [on hold]

I just freshly installed Ubuntu 16.04 and my asus n13 adapter is not letting me connect. How do I get drivers from one computer with the internet to transfer them to my new desktop, I have very ...
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ASUS gaming laptop keyboard backlight not working

my keyboard backlight is not working I just installed windows 10 and before I did it worked but my mouse pad didn't when I got my laptop a few months ago it had windows 10 in it had to send in to get ...
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Installing Asus Smart Gesture on Ubuntu

I just bought an Asus X750JA and decided to install Ubuntu Gnome 14.04 on it. The thing is, Ubuntu didn't install the Touch Pad drivers. For my model of PC, the version of the driver that works ...
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Hardware Graphic Accelleration on Asus E403S

I bought an Asus E403S and I immediatly put on it Ubuntu 16.04 GNOME, this pc has a N3700 Pentium cpu and no video card, I'm wondering if it is normal that CSS animations like a simple font-size-...
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Server Not Found but Wifi is Connected

I have installed ubuntu 16.04LTS on my Asus X555LAB laptop recently. Even though wifi is connected, internet is not working and I am not able to open web pages. Using command line, I tried to ping ...
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Wireless not working on desktop with Asus USB-N13 (B1) wireless adapter

I am trying to connect my desktop to a wireless network. I have purchased an ASUS USB-N13 B1 adapter. I have followed instructions for installing drivers and disabling conflicting drivers. I have ...
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Swap between 2 and 3 finger taps on touchpad is not permanent, but activated by opening the terminal

I followed simple guides consisting in adding the lines synclient TapButton2=2 synclient TapButton3=3 into a .sh script made executable by chmod +x /home/name/touchpad.sh and make it ...
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16.04 dont load on Asus n552vw

[solved]Live-cd 16.04 don't load on my new Asus n552vw (boot hangs with no message). On the same machine Mint 17.3 works fine.
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Asus E200H, keyboard does not work for entering encryption password

For the disk encryption password, I cannot type anything and the keyboard/mouse doesn't work. I've tried the options i8042.nomux=1 i8042.reset to no luck. With the option nosplash, I see this: [ ...
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Unable to adjust brightness in Ubuntu/Xubuntu/Lubuntu13.04

I've recently upgraded to Xubuntu 13.04 and noticed that I'm unable to use the brightness keys to adjust the brightness of my screen. I've tried just about everything this thread suggest and I'm still ...
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How can I enable brightness hotkeys for Asus ROG 752 in Ubuntu 16.04?

The brightness hotkeys have no effect in Ubuntu 16.04. My laptop is an ASUS G752VL-DH71. I'm running proprietary graphics card drivers (after enabling, I could at least toggle brightness manually.) ...
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Don't work USB ports and other peripheral devices on laptop sometimes after turning it on

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 on an Asus n551jm. After one or several reboots, USB (and others) starts work correctly. Did somebody used Ubuntu or other Linux distro on this laptop model? Does anyone ...
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system keeps freezing while installing gnome

I bought a pc 1 day ago and it was booted with freedos. I tried now for hours to install Gnome but when the loading screen appears it just freezes after some seconds. I tried so many things but ...
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EEE-PC 1000HE install questions

UPDATE BIOS allows for booting from SD card slot, a program like Unetbootin can be used to configure a bootable SD card Ubuntu installer. lubuntu 16.04 failed to install, whereas 15.10 was ...
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Touchpad Issues on Ubuntu 16.04/ASUS K501U Laptop

I just got a new ASUS K501U laptop, and everything has been working smoothly with Ubuntu 16.04, except that I've been having issues with the touchpad. Moving the cursor and clicking still works, and ...
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SonicMaster subwoofer doesn't work on Asus N56DY (Ubuntu 16.04)

I have installed Ubuntu 16.04 on my Asus N56DY and now external subwoofer doesn't work. What should I do to fix it? $ lspci | grep Audio 00:01.1 Audio device: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] ...
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Ubuntu 16 LTS and Asus Xonar DS don't work sound

I have sound card the Asus Xonar DS and i installed Ubuntu 16 LTS but sound doesn't works. I checked utility alsamixer and pavucontrol sound is on and don't mute. I watch my sound card in alsamixer ...
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FocalTech Touchpad not working after resuming from suspend

My touchpad on Asus X455LF-WX055T works perfectly when I first boot Ubuntu but it does not work whenever I wake it up after suspending it. Before I suspend, my xinput list contains PS/2 FocalTech ...
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Wireless 7265 not working on Asus K401U

I just bought a Asus K401U. Pretty net computer aside of the fact the Wifi is really not working with Ubuntu 16.04. While wifi are in the building, I still see nothing on my computer. Below, I ...
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Unable to connect wifi on ubuntu 16.04 from my asus tp 200s [duplicate]

I have just installed ubuntu 16.04 on an asus tp200s and the wifi is not working, it cannot even see networks. my output of lspci is: 00:00.0 Host bridge: Intel Corporation Device 2280 (rev 21) 00:...
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What is causing my Intel 7260 bluetooth device to disconnect when I unblock it with rfkill?

SOLUTION: The problem appears to be that the Bluetooth module does not work well with xHCI in Linux. There is a BIOS setting labeled "XHCI PRE-BOOT MODE", which must be set to "Disabled". If it is ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 sound menu - Unable to select 2.0 output in Asus Xonar DS

In "Analog Output" option, it's not possible to select 2.0 output for stereo speakers, only 4.0, 5.1 or 7.1. Now there is a new "Headphones" option for the same sound card in sound menu which provides ...
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How can I get my DisplayLink monitor running (again) - 15.10, Asus MB168B+

I have been installing Ubuntu on a laptop (Samsung QX410-SO2), and while there have been hurdles, my Asus DisplayLink monitor is one of the things that worked immediately after driver install. I ...
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If, Ubuntu 16.04 LTS is suitable Asus Eee Pc with 1GB RAM

I am using 14.04 LTS on Asus Eee pc which has intel atom N455 and 1GB RAM. The 14.04 runs normally on my asus. My question is if my processor and RAM is suitable for updation 14.04 LTS to 16.04 LTS. ...
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Ubuntu on an Asus EEE PC 4G (701)

I'm a new user to Ubuntu, but having installed it on my main laptop I found that I really like the UI and the usability. I have an Asus eee PC 4G that's been sitting spare for a few years now and ...
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Xubuntu 16.04 monitor display no signal after turned off

So I'm using my motherboard's (ASUS Z170-A) HDMI display to out put to my VIZIO 40" 4k TV. Every time I turn my TV off and turn it back on, regardless of time period I get "No Signal." I've done ...