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Getting colored screen with lining after some minutes

hello i am using Ubuntu OS and i have been installed Ubuntu 6 months back but from past 2 month i am getting problem of colored screen,system becomes colored with vertical lines.sometime the system ...
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12.04 upgrade - graphics driver remains blank [closed]

a few days ago I done the latest patch update on my 12.04 which broke 2 items (Network and Graphics). The Network is fixed by rolling back, but the graphics has me stumped. System Settings -> ...
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My ubuntu install on radeon xpress 1250 hardware shows rainbows on the top bar

Ubuntu 14.04 shows cutesy rainbow-patterned artifacts on unity's top panel, my lack of reputation prevents me from directly posting screenshots, here's a gallery of the effect at work: ...
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Graphics cards AMD Radeon HD dual graphics drivers problem cause CPU usage over 200%

I bought a laptop Lenovo G505s with dual graphic AMD Radeon 7640G + 8500M. The graphics cards configuration is totally normal on my Windows 8, but only the 7640G is visible on Ubuntu: ~$ fglrxinfo ...
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drivers for ati 3000 graphics

I am currently using a system with integrated mother board graphics of Radeon 3000 graphics, and I am facing a severe problem of Ubuntu's INCOMPATIBILITY with 3d graphics on Chrome. For example, ...
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Dual monitor flickering in Ubuntu 12.04 with ATI

This question might have been asked before but the solution posted there don't work for me. I have a laptop with the usual VGA output for a second monitor. On Windows I had no problem with connecting ...
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Problems with drivers for ATI Radeon 4500 after upgraded to 14.04

I upgraded to 14.04 and have managed to break by graphics drivers. I'm not even sure where I'm at now. I have a Dell Studio 15 with a ATI Radeon 4500 video card. I know this is no longer supported by ...
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Strange colors in Ubuntu (green tint, 14.04 LTS)

I have a Dell Inspiron 17R 5737 with an Intel Haswell Core i5 4200U, and an AMD Radeon HD8870 graphics card (switchable). When installing Ubuntu (after checking disk for errors) and choosing "Try ...
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how to disable discrete graphic in Ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

I want know how to disable discrete graphic in Ubuntu 14.04 ,my computer's gaphic cards are Intel and ATI 5650. I only want to use the Integrated card because the temperature of computer can stay low. ...
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Best Graphics card (Setup) for three, high-res monitors attached to desktop

I have been looking around a little bit, but most of the discussions are about problems with already existing systems (particular graphics card and setup etc.). I would like to ask what would be the ...
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the .xkm file loading error

After I install the graphic cards driver,when I log in the system the error below happen . Graphic cards: ATI Mobility HD 5650 + Intel when boot the screen can display the login screen , after I ...
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Error Install ubuntu on lenovo notebook g510 [duplicate]

I'm tried to install ubuntu desktop 14.04 on my notebook lenovo g510 (AMD radeon HD8570) but after installation finished when OS starting display following massagge: The system is running in ...
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After upgrading to Ubuntu 14.04 from Ubuntu 13.10, my graphics card quit working.

Since I upgraded from 13.10 to 14.04 the browser scrolling has been laggy and isn't smooth. the graphics card isn't supported by ATI, and I don't know what driver I was using in Ubuntu 13.10. Here ...
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Sapphire r7 250 driver for ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I have spent the last few hours searching and trying to install a driver for my Sapphire r7 250x GPU. Perhaps I am going about it the wrong way and I may just need to understand how to install drivers ...
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Mesa 10.1.0 Ubuntu studio 14.04 LTS no opengl 3.3

I have installed ubuntu studio 14.04 lately, i am learning modern opengl, when I use GLSL with #version 330 core shader program send error that only opengl up to 130 is supported but seems mesa can ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 error on MacbookPro 8,2

I decided to setup Ubuntu on my MacbookPro 8,2(Early 2011, Graphics Cards:Radeon HD 6750M and Intel HD 3000) within a 40gb partition to setup the framework ROS to work on robotics projects(I didn't ...
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ATI Radeon HD 2400 and ubuntu 14.04 very slow [duplicate]

I just installed Ubuntu 14.04 and everything is running very slow. After a long search in the forums and the web, I arrived to the conclusion that the problem is the graphics driver. I flowed each ...
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3d setttings on ubuntu 14.04LTS

ALAS! i cannot operate any 3d application on linux ubuntu 14.04 LTS i have tried many applications on my ubuntu 14.04 LTS but they are not supported check this out this one ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Lags when Opening Certain Applications

I recently upgraded from 13.10 to 14.04. I uninstalled first AMD drivers (from AMD site) before upgrading. When I installed the driver after the upgrade, opening chromium or any integrated webapp and ...
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Which one should I use, the proprietary or open source driver for AMD radeon 7670M?

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 on my Dell laptop with intel HD 4000 and AMD radeon 7670M. Now I'm using the proprietary driver, but maybe I did wrong at something but each time I want to switch graphic driver ...
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ATI HDMI sound output under Ubuntu 14.04

I tried the following steps to get my HDMI sound output working under 14.04: GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX="radeon.audio=1" in /etc/default/grub sudo update-grub Go to ALSA daily build snapshots Select ...
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AMD Catalyst Control Center Displaying Unknown Discrete Graphics Card

I have a HP Pavilion g6 - 2301AX laptop. It has an A8 APU with AMD Radeon HD 7640 + 7670M Dual graphics. I recently installed Ubuntu 14.04 64bit and after installing latest AMD Catalyst, in the ...
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Fan problem with Ubuntu [closed]

Here is some of the problem that I have. When I use Ubuntu 14.04 my fan works very fast ( on pc ) I don't have this problem on win after install VGA driver I use AMD HD Radeon 5 ... is it okay to ...
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Error with installing the latest AMD graphics driver in 14.04

When I was installing the latest AMD graphics beta driver, I found that Ubuntu 14.04 can not load the desktop. After log in the screen only displays the the wallpaper and mouse cursor (mouse cursor ...
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Installing AMD HD 4xxx Propriety Drivers on Ubuntu 14.04

I am very new to Ubuntu, have only been using it for 2 days. I am running 14.04 I experienced a few graphics problems while running Dota 2 (Linux version). Fps was fine but a few weird glitchy marks ...
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fglrx no screen found on ubuntu 14.04

i upgraded my computer from 13.10 to 14.04, now my screen goes black after booting, but i can access tty1. after a little experimenting, i tried using start x it gave me this error (from ...
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AMD Radeon HD 7500M/7600M Series driver for Ubuntu 13.10? [closed]

My laptop is a Toshiba Satellite L840 with a Radeon HD 7500M/7600M Series graphics card. I am using Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy Salamander. Is my graphics card supported? Because I can't find a article or a ...
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How do I add another graphics card? It doesnt show up on aticonfig --lsa

I've just added another graphics card to the computer, same brand as the other. I used aticonfig --initial --adapter=all and rebooted, but it still won't show up. Will I have to reinstall the drivers ...
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Need help enabling vsync on ati open source driver

So, I've been researching a little, and I came across: https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/ATI the page basically explains how to set up a lot of things with the open source driver, but none of the ...
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“Try Ubuntu” ends in frozen screen after requesting low-graphic mode

before installing I wanted to try Ubuntu first on my laptop to see its performance, but unfortunately I didn't even get that far. I boot Ubuntu 14.04 from a USB stick in Legacy mode on a Lenovo ...
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Live CD works fine with triple head setup, installation doesn't

I just upgraded my system to 14.04, I was running 13.10. I have two monitors running out of a PCI-E card and one from the integrated GPU on the motherboard. Both GPUs are AMD. My triple head setup ...
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Ubuntu on AMD c60 and Radeon HD 6290

I have a Acer Aspire One 725 with AMD C60 processor(1.33Ghz Dual core), Radeon HD 6290 with 2gb of RAM. Recently i installed Ubuntu 14.04 alongside Windows 8.1 .But the whole eco system is terrible ...
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HD 5450 display snow when connected to the Pioneer receiver

I have a gigabyte ITX board with onboard video through Intel's HD 4600. I was able to make it work correctly but I was not getting any sound throught HDMI with it. So I tried with two different PCI-E ...
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changed driver for graphic card but still problems with fans and low performance

first of all thank you for your help! My laptop specifications: HP-ProBook core i 4 GB RAM Intel 4000 HD + AMD Catalyst HD (the new version) I installed my ATI drivers by using additional drivers, ...
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Theme and icons look old after upgrade to 14.04 - AMD GPU issues?

Yesterday I upgraded from 13.10 to 14.04 and I ran into a few problems. Interestingly I upgraded two computers (one of which has identical hardware) before this one and had no problems. When I ...
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To which catalyst version correspond the fglrx-update drivers of 14.04

I cant get my head with the version number of catalyst and fglrx. I had 12.04 with 13.1 catalyst and upgraded to 14.04 and selected from the Additional Drivers Tab the fglrx update driver. To which ...
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Installation of Display Card Driver : [ATI Radeon HD 4770]

How to install my display card driver? Previously, I did the following things: Downloaded the official driver from AMD.com : ...
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Cannot Boot into the GUI Mode after Installing “ATI binary X.Org driver” from Ubuntu Software Center

The computer cannot boot into the GUI Mode after installing "ATI binary X.Org driver" from Ubuntu software center. Now I boot into recovery mode -> root -> mount -o remount,rw /. What can I do to fix ...
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after i turn my ATI graphics card off,when i suspend my session then i can't log in again[session]

I've Ubuntu 12.04 installed and I've turned graphics card off as it was producing a lot of heat. -Now when I suspend my session then I can't log in again.When I click the power light gets on but the ...
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Login screen is disfigured

This is the second time I see it this way when I startup my machine. You can see that the screen is not fully utilized. Ubuntu's screen starts from the top-left, but doesn't fill the whole screen. The ...
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Gnome Shell Grey Screen No Login Box After AMD Drivers Installation On Lubuntu

I installed the fglrx AMD drivers on Lubuntu and rebooted. The machine didn't reboot properly and I could only see a prompt. I logged in and uninstalled the drivers using sudo apt-get remove ...
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ATI (AMD) HD7750 proprietary drivers flickers and falls back to VESA [closed]

I have recently upgraded my working x86_64 13.10 system to 14.04. However, when using the proprietory AMD drivers, Gnome (not tested with Unity) flickers and falls back to VESA. The graphics ...
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Can I install ubuntu on Samsung 350v5c?

I am new to ubuntu and i have a couple of questions before installing it. -Is there UI in German language? -Can I install it along side my windows 8 (It's on a 500gb hard drive with one partition ...
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14.04 and ATI HD 4890 [duplicate]

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS with fglrx 8.960. I've locked this version because updates won't enable 3D acceleration, i.e. unity would switch to 2D mode and my steam games won't launch. AFAIK, AMD has ...
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Display problem (multiple screens)

I got a new laptop (Dell Latitude E6540) with an ATI card, everything worked fine, I was able to plug up to 3 displays (using a workstation). But now, I can't even change the screen resolution ( 1920 ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 with two ATI graphics cards (one fglrx, one radeon)

Okay, so I have a motherboard with VGA/DVI/HDMI and I use one of the ports off of it for one display and the mother display comes off my PCIe HD 5830. I want to keep the seperated because when I'm in ...
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Ubuntu on a Gateway M285

Is there a step by step process to correctly install Ubuntu on my Gateway M285E laptop? I have tried loading Zorin, Ubuntu, and Elementary OS, but I think my video card is causing black screens and ...
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Unable to remove proprietary ATI Drivers

I hope I'm not asking a duplicate question, but I've searched through the archives and attempted to do it myself several times. Several months ago I was attempting to install ATI drivers in an ...
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Ubuntu on a HP PAVILION DV6-3315

I think this is not a duplicate thread. If it is sorry. I have a HP PAVILION DV6-3315, wich has an Intel i5-450m, 4GB of RAM, an ATI HD6550m (that some programs and Ubuntu recognize as an ATI ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 freezes on lock screen - Graphic Card is off using switchroo

I have a dell inspiron 5520 which has a amd radeon 7670m graphic card. Earlier on 13.10 I used to turn off my graphic card (it generates a lot of heat otherwise) using $ echo OFF > ...