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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 ...
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ASUS VivoBook Pro N552VW - Ubuntu 16.04 LTS

Anyone has been installed Ubuntu 16.04 LTS on ASUS N552VW-A? There's some problems after installing Ubuntu: UI scale factor on highest resolution (4K) is not readable. After some workaround some ...
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Fix slow wifi on Asus UX303 and Ubuntu 14.04

I have a Asus ux303ln-r4290h. Sometimes I have a very unreliably and slow Wifi connection (sometimes it works perfectly). I tested it with curl and google and it took 14 seconds to load. DNS lookup, ...
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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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EEE-PC 1000HE install questions

If you have had success installing Ubuntu on the 1000HE: please state this in the first sentence of your response. I was unable to boot from USB so I have a few questions. I tinkered with the BIOS ...
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Cannot update Ubuntu due to error [duplicate]

I recently purchased an ASUS x55c laptop from someone on Craigslist, and w/out any knowledge of the computer itself or the software it was running, I turned it on and to my surprise, it's Ubuntu! I ...
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16.04 dont load on Asus n552vw

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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Random freezes at bootup, plus issues with power management on an Asus X556UJ (F556U series)

I just bought a new Asus F556U series laptop that dmidecode identifies as X556UJ. System Information Manufacturer: ASUSTeK COMPUTER INC. Product Name: X556UJ Version: 1.0 ...
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16.04 Installer crashes on new Ultrabook

I recently got a Asus Zenbook UX303B (or "303UB"). I installed Mint at first, but decided to migrate to Ubuntu after problems with the screen, the touchpad, and the touchscreen. On Ubuntu Live USB, ...
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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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Asus Zenbook UX31E heats up and fan works constantly with 12.04

I bought the Asus Zenbook UX31E a few days ago and installed Ubuntu 12.04. Everything works well, but the CPU temperature (and overall the machine) seems too hot and the fan works too often, even with ...
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Chromebook Asus C300 - Installation

I am completely new to Linux and Ubuntu and tried to install Ubuntu on my Asus C300 Chromebook following a guide. When I am in crosh having typed "shell" and then type sudo sh ~/Downloads/crouton -t ...
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Which ubuntu version works fine with sis driver 671 771

I unfortunately have notebook ASUS K50C which uses a sis graphics driver. I tried many different options from different forums but I am still having screen resolution problems. Its screen resolution ...
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Asus TP200SA Touchscreen and Touchpad problem

I have a Asus TP200SA Ubuntu on it (14.04 LTS) When I installed (4 days ago) it the touchscreen and the touchpad worked flawlessly, I was very happy, but the rotation lock didn't (I was using it ...
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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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2 finger scroll not working on ASUS GL752VW

I recently got the Asus ROG GL752VW and it came with Windows 10 and all was working perfectly. I then installed Ubuntu 16.04 but the fans constantly were running on full speed and the speed ...
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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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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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Asus g501 Multitouch not working on 16.04

I just did a fresh install of Ubuntu 16.04 but the multitouch doesn't work which makes it very hard to work. Here are the issues I'm facing; Since the left and right click buttons are part of the ...
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Screen brightness problem on asus u82u with radeon HD6320

I just upgraded my laptop to the newest ubuntu version 16.04 LTS and noticed that I can't change screen brightness. I have tried all methods with GRUB which I find in google, but still can't fix this ...
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Asus K75VM laptop fans not detected, Ubuntu 16.04

My laptop fans seem to be completely overlooked by Ubuntu, so my CPU temp gets over 50*c despite low CPU usage. (Inbefore: proprietary GPU drivers are installed, which fixed the initial problem with ...
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Skylake Intel 530 + 960m equals 100% fan usage on ubuntu 16.04

I just bought a new laptop, the Asus ROG 501jw with the Skylake i7 6700HQ + Intel graphics 530 and the Nvidia 960m. When running Ubuntu 16.04 the fans runs at 100% constantly when using the intel ...
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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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Installing Ubuntu on Asus G75VW (UEFI)

I bought an Asus G75VW. It has the new UEFI BIOS instead of the old style BIOS (1980's) and has Windows 8 preinstalled. I cannot get the G75VW to install Ubuntu 12.10 in EFI mode. I did get Ubuntu ...
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Loud fans despite cool system under Linux (but not Windows)

My new desktop computer runs almost silently under Windows, but the fans seem to run on a constantly high setting under Linux. Psensor shows that the GPU (with NVidia drivers) is thirty-something ...
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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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Clean install ubuntu 16.04 cannot connect to wifi using NetworkManager, but nmtui works

I've performed a fresh install of Ubuntu 16.04 on my Asus N56VZ. Sadly, i cannot connect to wireless networks using the NetworkManager. I am able to see wireless networks, though. I tried to connect ...
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ASUS PCE-AC66 & bcmwl-kernel-source: unstable connection with frequent disconnections

Yesterday I bought myself new wi-fi adapter (ASUS PCE-AC66). It works perfect on Windows 7, but today I tried to use it with fresh installation of Kubuntu 14.04, and it's a complete nightmare. I ...
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Problem installing Ubuntu 14.04 on Asus ROG GL552VW

I recently bought this ASUS ROG GL552VW as I really liked the specs. But I am unable to install Ubuntu 14.04 in it. I tried several times with no luck. I tried acpi=off and nomodeset in the grub, ...
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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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Any way to “confuse” HW with different temperatures?

My specs: Asus K53SV-SX966 (laptop) Ubuntu 14.04 I can't control the speed of my fan. I tried speedfan in Windows some time ago, i tried fancontrol with lm-sensors. Nothing works, no ...
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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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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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14.04 Asus g56jr Fn + Brightness control

I have recently installed Ubuntu on my new Asus G56Jr laptop. I noticed that despite all the other Fn+fX keys are working, the screen brightness does not. I have already tried editing the grub, as ...
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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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No audio device detected for an Asus X206H netbook under ubuntu 16,04, what should I do?

I just bought an Asus X206H netbook and installed a 16,04 ubuntu. The main problem is that I can't get any sound out of it. Apparently it doesn't detect any audio device Here's what lspci -v returns :...
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Installing Ubuntu on my Laptop - a LOT of problems!

i've been using Windows my whole life, and i really want to test it out on my Notebook(ASUS F205TA-BING-FD018BS, Windows 10 installed). I have tried several Options in doing so (installing over USB, ...
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linux/autoconf.h not present

I'm trying to install drivers for Asus pce-N10 wireless adapter onto ubuntu mate 16.04 It is provided with source files of drivers and a readme that basically says: Installation: type 'sudo su ...
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Battery information is wrong

I have replaced the battery in my laptop with a lower capacity battery than what was previously inserted. Ubuntu hasn't calibrated the battery metering system, and so the statistics & percentages ...
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16.04 Asus Zenbook UX305UA freezes with HDMI

The above laptop is freezing up sometimes when I plug in a micro HDMI dongle. The laptop is running Ubuntu 16.04, with very little installed, and is up-to-date as of today. Here are a few scenarios: ...
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wifi not working in asus x550cc on ubuntu 14.04

I have just installed Ubuntu 14.04 and I am not able to connect through wi-fi. I have tried out this wifi not working asus x550cc it is hard blocked my asus_nb_wmi is loaded and rfkill list all ...
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Only 1 GB of RAM. Should I go for 32-bit Lubuntu, or 64-bit?

I know this has been explained very well in general, but I want to ask for advice on this particular situation. I hope it's not considered a duplicate. My friend has this old netbook with only 1 GB ...
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Change brightness

I believe it's a big question among asus users, cause i've found tons of questions about "why do my backlight don't change with fn keys??". Well... after to much researching and testing (I'm a linux ...
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webcam not working at Asus Eeee PC 1001PX

Xubuntu 16.04 i386 Not in Skype or Cheese, screen with additional drivers show nothing for webcam. When at this netbook was Windows - webcam worked.
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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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How to prevent battery charging unless dips below 95%? on an Asus U31SD-XH51

I have an Asus U31SD-XH51 laptop running latest Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and I want to know if there is a way to prevent the system from charging the battery unless its charged level dips below 95%? This is ...
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Wireless stopt working after update, looks like I tried everything

$ nm-tool State unknown; $ lshw -C network DISABLED; configuration.. driver.. ath9k; lsmode shows that Ubuntu recognizes ath9k driver.. iwconfig: eth0 no wireless extensions; wlan IEEE 802....
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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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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. ...