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AMD driver issues (Ubuntu 14.04 w/ KDE)

As I am a user that moved from windows, I really enjoy PC gaming. So, when I moved over to Ubuntu, I realized that it really, really sucks. I think the main problem here is the AMD drivers, but I'm ...
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Dual Monitor Problem with Radeon HD 7570

I am having dual monitor troubles. I have a monitor connected to my onboard Intel graphics card and a monitor connected to my Radeon HD 7570 graphics card. At the moment I have it set-up so that I am ...
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[Lubuntu]Default Resolution Problem

I have a problem. I have to let you know as a warning that I am a completely newbie. I just installed Lubuntu 15.04 and I wanted to try them. I am a windows user and coding seems a bit rough for me ...
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AMD Crimson Driver 14.04 LTS Installation

I new to Linux and still learning how to use it.I have a R290 GPU and I need help in installing the new Crimson Drivers from AMD. I there a step by step guide in installing the drivers? I've been ...
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GPU drivers greyed out - Ubuntu 14.04

i just realized that under 'Additional Drivers' on my Ubuntu 14.04 laptop all GPU driver options are greyed out and the only one chosen is : "Continue using a manually installed driver" The thing is ...
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Can't detect second monitor after fglrx install

I have two monitor (one connected to the AMD GPU's HDMI port and one connected to the integrated Intel's HDMI port). After the installation of AMD Crymson, the second monitor is no more available in ...
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FGLRX display issue

I want to use the proprietary fglrx driver from AMD, but the display reacts like this: Picture is 10px thick on top of the screen, width normal The cursor shows normally Works normally only after ...
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I can not configure any permissions for the monitor 24 " in xorg.conf

I can not configure xorg.conf all modes for your monitor LG Flatron w2443s (24 "), the system only defines the two available modes 800x600 and 1024x768 but according to the manual of the monitor ...
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Problems switching from Nvidia to ATI card

I had a very old PCIe Nvidia Quadro budget card in my Dell Precision 670 and decided to upgrade. I got an ATI Firepro v4800 that I can confirm works. I removed all Nvidia drivers, switched back to ...
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Galium 0.4 on llvmpipe

I'm totally desperate. I'm trying to install open source video drivers for my R9 270x, but no matter what I do when I run glxinfo | grep OpenGL it shows OpenGL vendor string: VMware, Inc. OpenGL ...
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AMD Crimson driver low fps Ubuntu 15.10

So, today I installed the new AMD crimson driver. AMD mentioned, that this driver increases perfomance of several games including DotA2. Before installing this driver I run open source driver with ...
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How to enable “Wait for vertical refresh” option in the AMD catalyst control center in AMD/Intel hybrid graphics?

I have an HP envy 15-3040nr laptop with AMD/Intel hybrid graphics. I installed the catalyst control center, most updated version, and am experiencing screen tearing in firefox and vlc. I know that ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Display UNCLAIMED

My computer's graphics seem to be having issues. Here is the output of sudo lshw -c display before the problem: *-display description: VGA compatible controller product: RV710 [Radeon HD ...
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Ubuntu/Xubuntu 14.04 + radeon x300/x550/x1050 legacy drivers?

Im a new user and would really like to know if there is a way that my old graphics card can be used to its fullest under ubuntu? radeon x300/x550/x1050 I know Ubuntu comes with integrated radeon ...
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Ubuntu 15.10 fails to boot with an AMD and Nvidia GPU plugged in

I am trying to setup a VM with VGA passthrough using this guide and it came time to add the second GPU to passthrough but when I try to boot with both installed I get an image across both of my ...
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Wine League of Legends FPS drops with low GPU usage

I have encountered a really weird error/bug with my Prime Radeon drivers using 7970m. I am running League of Legends through wine using PlayOnLinux. My game was dropping frames and lagging at some ...
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How to install radeon-crimson-15.11-15.30.1025 in ubuntu 15.04?

I want Install radeon-crimson-15.11-15.30.1025 but I dont know how. I want to play dota 2. when I switch in additional driver from X.org X server to fglrx update, dota2 was crash when loading screen ...
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ATI drivers incompatible with xorg

some of you are having problems with ati driver? I have a Radeon R7 240 and It Seems That the drivers are no more compatible with the xorg server I'm using...what can I do? I'm on the last release ...
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can't install fglrx

when i try to install fglrx with synaptic package manager a have the following errors: Please insert the disk labeled: Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS Trusty Tahr - Beta amd64 (20150805) in drive /media/cdrom/ ...
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How to install AMD drivers on Ubuntu 14.04

I am Mohammed Riyas and using HP Pavilion g series Model ,I tried lots of the time to install AMD Catalyst driver to my laptop but couldent.Please if any expert in ubuntu Please Help me step by step ...
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Screen flickering in ubuntu 15.10

I use amd radeon graphics card and have the proper drivers installed as well. My ubuntu is dual booted with windows 10. The flickering is mostly observed with my browser and sometimes with CCSM. I ...
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Mount And Blade Warband Will not run on Ubuntu 15.10

Like I have said above whenever I try to start Mount And Blade Warband (From Steam) It says "Preparing to Launch" for a few seconds and then shuts off. My friend who is running another Linux distro ...
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Strange stripes with fglrx drivers

I get strange stripes with the amd driver and with the driver from the repos (fglrx-updates, fglrx in both 14.04 and 15.10). I run Ubuntu 14.04 but had the same problem with 15.10. The screen also ...
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run two monitors with fglrx and hd6600m

Not sure if this is the right place, since this is my first Questions but i got a problem with my fglrx-driver running two Monitiors. The integrated in my Sony Vaio VPCSE1A9Eand another one via ...
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Video drivers Radeon R7 240

I'm having troubles with the video drivers, I have a Radeon R7 240 and I'd like to use the GPU but it doesn't work, I tried to download the drivers here ...
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I'm installing graphics card drivers, and it's telling me to install these things, but i have NO idea what exactly it is actually telling me to do!

I was trying to install my drivers for my graphics card, which is an AMD Radeon HD 6570, and when running the .run file, it first told me to download some packages first. Then i got another message ...
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Kubuntu 15.10 graphic problem on laptop compaq cq 56 Radeon 4250

my gpu is mobile radeon 4250 256@32 and i dont have installed video drivers ,(i tryed to dw ati drivers and to create package for 15.10 but without result .. i cant install them). From driver manager ...
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iMac 2007 (ATI Radeon 9200) dual screen problem under 15.10 (systemd / upstart)

Since installing Lubuntu 15.10 I have encountered a problem with my dual screen setup where the built-in monitor of the iMac seems to be turned off during the startup. The iMac screen turns black ...
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Problem with starting Steam on Ubuntu 15.10 32-bit

Can't launch Steam - it just won't start. I tried to open it from the terminal and I got this ~$ steam Running Steam on ubuntu 15.10 32-bit STEAM_RUNTIME is enabled automatically ...
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How to build ATI Crimson driver on Ubuntu 15.10

I'm trying to build the package but I'm getting this dependency missing message: NOTE: If your system has logged the missing packages required for installation, install them in the order as per the ...
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Black screen when switching user & gfx issues with Chromium

Now that fglrx finally supports 15.10, I switched the driver to fglrx-updates. However, now I have at least two new issues which are not present with open source drivers: After switching user the ...
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Only one monitor usable with dual monitor setup (Displayport MST setup)

I am running a desktop computer with a Radeon HD6870 video card. The card is attached to a Dell U2515H monitor, to which another Dell U2515H monitor is attached (the displays are daisy chained ...
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Every time i start ubuntu these type of lines starts running

I have press Esc button every-time to start Ubuntu ... Is this a problem with OS installation ?? Or my laptop is not build for Ubuntu OS ??? Because after installing Ubuntu my touch-pad stopped ...
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Graphics/sound freezes-hangs, Ubuntu Gnome 15.10

I have installed Ubuntu Gnome 15.10 to my Lenovo Z50-75, A10-7300 QuadCore CPU, 8GB ram, R7 M255 2GB GPU. I have these problems that I think they are related to the graphics card driver: When ...
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Could this (POSSIBLY) run Ubuntu?

Totally yolo'ng this as I know it most likely won't. I've got an old 2003 / 5 HP laptop with: AMD Turion 64 X2 1.80GHz 2GB RAM Nvidia GeForce Go 6150 I'm currently running Vista w/ Dual Monitor ...
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15.04 Crashing when changing display settings

I have been having sluggish performance on my 15.04 distribution for a while, so I decided to try and role back my drivers from proprietary to open source since I am not gaming lately. Symptoms: ...
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HybridGraphics AMD/INTEL doesn't work

Another trouble with HybridGraphics. I didn't find an issue for the moment. I read https://help.ubuntu.com/community/HybridGraphics but no way. I would like to be as precise as possible to describe ...
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Flickering screen issue with Mobility radeon HD 4225/4250 looking for a way to set my clockspeed

Ever since I installed Ubuntu after running some programs, especially games. My screen will start to flicker, I searched around and came across this article: ...
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Which version of ubuntu supports my card & how do i install the closed-source driver?

I want to ask which version of ubuntu supports my card fully: ATi Radeon HD 3650 AGP, and how could i install the closed source drivers on that version on ubuntu? (The reason why i want closed source ...
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How can i install AMD Catalyst 15.9 Proprietary Ubuntu Graphics Driver

Hello could someone navigate me on how to install this driver: http://support.amd.com/en-us/download/desktop?os=Ubuntu%20x86%2064 Ubuntu Version: 14.04 lts 64-bit Gpu: Amd Radeon HD 8850M Thank you ...
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Amd driver installing issues

I have some issue with installing this drivers: http://support.amd.com/en-us/download/desktop?os=Ubuntu+x86+64
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how to install steam on ubuntu 15.10(i met some question when i install steam) [duplicate]

enter image description hereI installed Steam by using sudo apt-get install steam,then I tried to open Steam by clicking its icon,but it does't work. So I opened the terminal and typed steam : ...
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dual display problems on ubuntu 15.10 with amd r9 380

I have recently upgraded to ubuntu 15.10 and when I first booted the computer I was only one of my two displays was turned on. So I decided to intsall the ampgpu patched 4.3 Kernel and that allowed ...
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System boot fails with fglrx-drivers [duplicate]

After installation fglrx-drivers from repos (I've tried both fglrx and fglrx-updates) the system can't load even login screen. When I turned off splash screen I saw that it prompts for enter login and ...
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Dual Monitors with open source radeon driver - one stays black

Since I'm having a lot of problems with fglrx I wanted to use the open source Radeon driver on Ubuntu 15.04. As soon as I plug in the additional Monitor, the laptop screen turns off even though I can ...
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Will the games I play with WINE be able to use the graphic drivers I install on Ubuntu?

I installed WINE and I'll play Company of Heroes on it. But I'm not sure how the graphics will be. So hence the question.
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Trouble updating OpenGL 2.1 to > 3 on AMD/ATI FireGL V3300

I am trying since last many days to update OpenGL from 2.1 to greater than 3.0 as it is requested by Steam while trying to run DOTA 2 on my computer. I have a HP workstation xw4400 with ATI Fire V3300 ...
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No 5.1 sound over HDMI on HD7750 Ubuntu 14.04

In PulseAudio in my HDMI audio card profile the only option available is Digital Stereo (HDMI) Output. My video card supports 5.1 sound, but I can't select it on the pulse audio settings. Then I've ...
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Black screen after The GRUB Boot Menu on Ubuntu 15.10 (ATI)

I upgraded Ubuntu to the last version (15.10) and now everytime I try to start it I get a black screen after grub menu. I tried installing fglrx drivers but the problem persists. I am able to ...
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Amd graphics card installation error on ubuntu 15.10

after downloading the amd-driver-installer-15.20.1046-x86.x86_64.run from the amd site i delete old versions before installation process according to this post ati-driver-re-install-fail after i ...