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Ubuntu 14.04 and AMD Radeon HD 7670M overheat problem

I had earlier been running on Ubuntu 13.04 with the AMD Radeon HD 7670M graphics driver with the driver installed as given in What is the correct way to install proprietary ATI Catalyst Video Drivers ...
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Stuck at Login Screen after Update (27.05.14) [duplicate]

As the title suggests, i am stuck at the login screen. My system (ubuntu 14.04) was working fine and the problem appeared after i installed all updates and the following restart. Basically i can log ...
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ATI Radeon HD 6370M, driver Ubuntu 14.04 x64

Can you please tell me the proper way to install my video card in Ubuntu 14.04, if it is possible? I am using switchable graphics. In 13.10 I managed to install it, but I lost the the demo. Thanks in ...
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aticonfig detects all graphics cards, but amdcccle shows the cards as disabled

I been having the strangest problem since few days ago. I have 3 ATI graphics cards and the aticonfig --list-adapter shows the following output * 0. 01:00.0 AMD Radeon HD 7900 Series 1. 02:00.0 AMD ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 LTS - Consistent boot and desktop problems

I finally found it in myself to make the switch to Ubuntu from Windows XP (one month after support had ended for it). I am enjoying my time with Ubuntu, but I have been having some issues that are ...
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Which is the best ubuntu version for my laptop dell inspiron 3521

Following is my laptop configuration Model : Dell Inspiron 3521 Processor : i3 third Generation Ram : 4 GB Hard Disk : 500GB Graphics Cards: Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 4000 HD, ATI Readon HD ...
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I have installed Catalyst, but my GPU is not used (HD 7970M)

I have installed AMD Catalyst, but when I am playing something, then it is not using my GPU (in this case Garry's Mod). My output of glxinfo | grep OpenGL is OpenGL vendor string: Advanced Micro ...
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AMD Ati Radeon HD 4870 Drivers on Ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

I have a computer with Ubuntu 14.04 installed and I have a Radeon HD 4870 (RV770) video card and I want to install Ati drivers but when I download it says this: Distro Version entered incorrectly or ...
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New hardware -> random freezes and reboots [closed]

I need some help from the community on this one. I recently started playing DOTA2 through Steam on my box and decided to upgrade a few of the components for better gameplay. First I added in another ...
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OpenGL/3D Acceleration / Working Graphics Driver on Ubuntu 14.04 on MacPro6,1 (Black Cylinder)

Followed user282366 post and guide : Mac Pro Cylinder Ubuntu Install Had anybody had any luck in getting OpenGL/3D acceleration working and not having a blank screen with the following text _ on top ...
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Installing Ubuntu 14 - Scrambled screen / display issues

When I attempt to boot into Ubuntu 14, I'm able to get all the way into the GUI w/o issue.. but once i'm there, the background is corrupted (black/white stripe/block images) as is anything "inside" a ...
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About hybrid graphics amd/amd ubuntu 14.04

which one is the best way to install the fglrx driver. i installed it with the ubuntu drivers center but it make me use the integrated card (6520g) instead 6470m in games so the performance is poor ...
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typelib: /usr/lib/libGL.so.1: file too short after installing AMD drivers

I'm running Xubuntu 14.04 in a Samsung laptop. I've installed this morning AMD propietary drivers as explained here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=evqpassbyqA My AMD card for the first time ...
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Enable onboard and card-based multiple displays (ATI card)

Trying to get a quad-display setup running on 14.04 LTS. The three displays connected to the card function perfectly. The display connected to the onboard DVI port does not and is not seen in ...
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Very Low Temperature Reading for graphics driver using lm-sensors

I recently installed Ubuntu 14.04 and got the package lm-sensors. I mainly did this to monitor if my laptop was overheating. Each time I run it, it shows a very low temperature reading (the same every ...
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ATI Radeon HD4870 + Kubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

I am currently looking for a possibility to install drivers for my ATI Radeon HD4870 on my Kubuntu 14.04. The XServer is on version 1.51. Unfortunately, the ATI HD series under 5xxx are no longer ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS: apt-get install fglrx: Hash Sum mismatch [duplicate]

I am trying to solve extreme slowness of ordinary text rendering in xterm on Asus 102B which has graphics card as follows: lspci: 00:00.0 Host bridge: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD] Family 16h ...
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Can't install AMD graphics drivers

I just switched from my old BackTrack 5 installation to a Kubuntu installation. Sadly, I can't install the AMD graphic drivers. On my BT5 installation everything went fine, but my Kubuntu installation ...
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ATI driver installation [duplicate]

I am using ubuntu 14.04, kindly assist how to install drivers for my ATI Radeon graphics card [Mobility Radeon HD 5650/5750 / 6530M/6550M]. I read some documentation on the given site but I am not ...
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ATI Raedon 3800 HD Graphics Card

This is my first time using Ubuntu from Windows and I have just installed Ubuntu 14.04, which I think is excellent. The only problem is my ATI Radeon 3800 HD Graphics Card that I cannot get ...
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how to enable WebGL in Chrome

i am unable to visualise many 3d graphics of different applications [ex:-biodigital human 3d of chrome store] and many more 3d games and graphics i am current using Gallium 0.4 on AMD RS780 as my ...
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Issue with multiple monitors (one is detected as built in, the other isn't detected)

I've just installed Ubuntu 14.04 (first time using it so I am pretty clueless) and I can't get my two monitors to be detected. When I go to the settings it detects one of them but it is recognised as ...
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Mouse Flicker on Triple Monitor setup Ubuntu 14.04

I am currently running Ubuntu 14.04 with Kernel version 3.13. I have two ATI HD4650 graphics cards and am attempting to push display on 3 monitors. The first card is attached to 2 monitors via an HDMI ...
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System stuck in tty mode

I was stuck at this problem (though I am still stuck at it). I boot in recovery mode and then choose the option "continue as normal boot". Then I get stuck in tty mode. When I exit from it ...
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Radeon Driver issue

I have a Mobility Radeon HD 4200 series card(one of those cpu/gpu systems). When i try to run a game i en up with libGL: OpenDriver: trying /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/dri/tls/r600_dri.so libGL: ...
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Can windows 7 installed in virtual box suppot 3d graphics for gaming [duplicate]

I have recently installed Windows 7 in my virtual box and my main OS is ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I have gallium 0.4 on AMD RS-780. Can I get a stepwise manual to install graphic card accelerators required ...
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How do I install the video driver for my Toshiba Satellite on 14.04?

I'm having lag in images and movies that I didn't in Windows. I think this might be a driver issue, what driver do I need to install, and how do I do it? My laptop is Toshiba satellite with Ati ...
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ATI Graphics Driver in Ubuntu 14.04

I am using a Lenovo Ideapad laptop with graphics card configuration as Radeon HD 8570A/8570M on Ubuntu 14.04. It shows me "The System is running in low graphics mode" while booting. So i am following ...
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How to use fglrx proprietary driver for dual ATI Radeon HD 5670 CrossfireX in Ubuntu 14.04?

I have tried to use fglrx proprietary driver for ATI Radeon HD 5670 in Ubuntu 14.04 but when I install it (using either apt-get or the "Additional Drivers" tab in "Software & Updates" application) ...
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Tried FGLRX and other question's answers, graphics still not working right. (12.04)

I've tried every suggestion that I've looked at online. My card is a Radeon HD 4250. I've installed fglrx to no avail. After install I just either go into low graphics mode or it will detect my card ...
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Cannot lower brightness in Ubuntu 14.04 with amd drivers

So I cannot adjust my brightness at all. It is always at the max and I have tried updating the grub with acpi_osi=linux & acpi_backlight=vendor & acpi_osi= & acpi_osi=Linux ...
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2GPUS and fglrx

When I run fgl_glxgears on the monitor sitting off of GPU1 i get about 1500FPS but if i drag fgl_glxgears to the second monitor sitting of GPU2 FPS drop to about 300. Both GPUs are the same model. ...
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Ati amd radeon hd 4350 graphics driver

i have card radeon ati hd 4350 and have problem with install drivers to this card. somebody know how do this?
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Move window in dual monitor setup

I'm running a dual monitor setup, with one of the monitors most of the time in standby, but connected (it's a TV). It works fine if both are turned on, but when the monitor is in Standby mode some ...
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Flash hardware accleration

Is there a way to use HW acceleration with flash player on Firefox? I've an ATI 7400G. Ubuntu 14.04. Thank you.
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installing windows base drivers on an MSI laptop with Ubuntu OS

hi I just recently installed Ubuntu on some of my MSI laptops and I just want to ask if there is a way I can install my device drivers while using Ubuntu as an OS, the drivers I'm talking about is the ...
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Amd Apu not saving preferences

i don't know why after i poweroff my computer, cpu(A4 4355M) resets it's preferences. I found that my apu has pstate 6 (900Mhz) and boost states disabled (by default?), so i use TurionPowerControl to ...
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ATI GPU temp sensor failed ? LM90 Fail

I currently use old laptop with ATI Radeon X1400 graphics card and lm-sensors shows "0" temperature: Aftersudo sensors-detect $ sensors adm1032-i2c-2-4c Adapter: Radeon i2c bit bus 0x92 temp1: ...
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Temperature problem in Ubuntu 14.04

I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (dual booting with windows 8.1) in my Dell Inspiron n7520, which comes with a dedicated VGA AMD Radeon HD7730M. There had occurred some heating problems in Ubuntu, ...
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slow graphics when cpu usage is high in 14.04

I just upgraded to 14.04 and it has an annoying issue to me. Whenever it is doing something CPU intensive (ie. encoding audio or video and the usage is over 80%) Unity goes veeerrry slowly. Windows ...
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Smaller screen after installing radeon driver from AMD's site

I don't know if this is fully Ubuntu related, anyway here's the question: After I put in AMD Asus 280X and booted the screen size was normal, but after I downloaded and installed AMD's original 14.4 ...
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restart lightdm - Are my applications gone?

So I have machine with an ATI graphics card which means restart lightdm is my second most used command right after ll. My question is, does restart lightdm blow away all the applications that were ...
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Quad monitors work as mirror displays but not as extended

So i gave up on fglrx driver due to unsupported GPUs now i'm on regular radeon drivers with 4 monitors on 14.04. I got them all to work perfectly fine with All Settings/Displays mirror mode but when ...
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Cannot switch to amd proprietary driver

I’m using ubuntu 14.04 on HP ProBook 4730s with AMD HD 6400m GPU. I have some problems with proprietary\Opensource AMD driver in different games. So i have to switch between drivers to play a ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 ATI Legacy drivers compile error: /lib/modules/…/build/include/linux/version.h not found

Short story, get Error! Bad return status for module build on kernel: 3.13.0-24-generic (x86_64) and kernel includes at /lib/modules/3.13.0-24-generic/build/include not found or incomplete when trying ...
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Unity or Gnome for Ubuntu 14.04? [closed]

I made clean installation of Ubuntu 14.04 on 18th of April. Then to overcome the problem of heating, I installed the fglrx-updates driver for my Radeon HD 7730M graphics. Yesterday, on boot ...
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Installing Ubuntu 14.04 black screen / freeze

I am running: Windows 8 Pro with Media Center 64bit 990FXA-GD80 (MS-7640) AMD FX 8150 Eight-Core Processor x64 Two AMD Radeon HD 7900 Series 32 GB RAM I have installed Windows on primary HDD. I ...
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Ubuntu 14.04: Can't change AMD DPM settings (radeon)

Good morning everyone. I have recently installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Fresh release) and I wanted to give a serious try to the radeon drivers (AMD 280X). One thing I noticed for the OSS drivers compared ...
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latest ATI drivers

I run Ubuntu 14.04 and I installed the Ati drivers from Software Update -> Additional drivers but on the official Ati website the latest linux beta drivers have a newer version, if that version ...
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Which command line commands enable “mirror” feature in the screen display GUI?

I'm mirriong a laptop with LCD TV through HDMI cable. Everytime I reboot I have to go to: System Settings --> Screen Display to enable mirroring again. Hence, I'm planning to write a bash ...