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Broadcom card-reader BCM57765/BCM57785 doesn't work on ubuntu `12.04 LTS

I'm having a hard time with this one. I have an ACER ASPIRE ONE 756 and installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on it. Everything works (with a little tweaking here and there), but unfortunately the build-in ...
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Can't install package libclassicclient

This is the output of "sudo apt-get install libclassicclient": user1@laptop:~$ sudo apt-get install libclassicclient Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state ...
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Cannot mount SD-card in Ubuntu 12.10. Message for “bogus alignment”

After one of the updates, my Ubuntu 12.10 stopped auto-mounting the SD-card in the internal Card-reader. It is a SAMSUNG q45 laptop, and the card is a typical Sony 4GB, which works perfectly on a ...
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Why does my USB card reader (Dell 2405FPW) not recognize any inserted media?

My Dell monitor (model 2405FPW) has a built in USB card reader that is recognized by Ubuntu 13.10, but any inserted SD cards do not get seen. It used to work with an older version of 32-bit Ubuntu on ...
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Ubuntu 12.04.2 SD card is not detected

My SD card is not being detected at all no matter what I do. I am using Ubuntu 12.04, on: HP Pavilion G6 2552sa Intel® Core™ i5-3210M CPU @ 2.50GHz × 4 64-bit The following commands were used ...
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PNY MicroSD card not detected in Ubuntu 13.10 laptop

When I run the "lspci" command, it shows the card reader in my Dell Vostro 1720 is listed as: 1a:00.1 SD Host controller: O2 Micro, Inc. Integrated MMC/SD Controller (rev 01) However, when I ...
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SanDisk ImageMate SDDR-99 5-in-1 Card Reader help

I am trying to use a SanDisk brand card-reader but the system does not respond when I plug in an SD card. The SanDisk website lists only Windows as a compatible OS for this device, but I have seen ...
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Micro SD Card Reader not Recognized

I just purchased a microsd reader and it is not being recognized when plugged in. I have a Acer laptop and I tried the various commands: ls usb Bus 001 Device 002: ID 8087:0024 Intel Corp. ...
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Accidantly removed SD card - Card reader not visible anymore

I thoughtlessly removed my SD card from the slot of the card reader while the SD card was in use in gparted and the disk-utility. After I put it in again, it was not visible anymore. It is the same ...
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How can I get my recognized Ricoh SD Card reader working on 13.04?

On my Asus F3 Series Laptop there is a built in SD Card reader lspci output: 09:01.0 FireWire (IEEE 1394): Ricoh Co Ltd R5C832 IEEE 1394 Controller (rev 05) 09:01.1 SD Host controller: Ricoh Co Ltd ...
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Ubuntu mount SD cards as read only file system

I just noticed that an SD card (is the only one I have and I can try) that is opened in read/write in others computers running Ubuntu or Windows in my notebook is opened as a read only file system. ...
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Omnikey 1021 installation help

I am a lorry driver and I have to download information from my digital tachograph card to my computer and email them to my boss. I have an Onikey 1024 Smatcard reader and I have downloaded, from ...
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13.04 | SD card reader not mounting properly

When I put in an SD card into the reader, I get the following error message: Unable to Access "8 GB volume" Error mounting /dev/mmcblk0p1 at /media/samir/0000-45CC: Command-line `mount -t "vfat" -o ...
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Why ID card reader is not working in Ubuntu 12.04, 12.10? Using Omnikey3121

I have this Omnikey 3121 which is an USB ID card reader. Connected to my Ubuntu. When i try to read Belgiun ID Card or any other card it does not work always missing to provide results. How can i make ...
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Acer one: how do I enable the SD-Card readers?

I hcon I usecon I usecon I usecon I useave installed Ubuntu 12.10 and it runs. However neither the Storage Expansion slot nor the SD-Card slot are working.
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USB Memory card reader does not work

It appears: lsusb: Bus 002 Device 035: ID 05e3:0710 Genesys Logic, Inc. USB 2.0 33-in-1 Card Reader But when I insert a mini SD card in the reader, nothing happens. How to solve this and read ...
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Realtek Card Reader not working

I have an internal card reader in my HP Pavilion DV6-6155ca and the card reader is a "multi-card media reader" (I know this means nothing but trying to be though) and the device is the RTS5209 PCI ...
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Disable USB device: USB2.0-CRW (Generic)

I have a problem with card reader in my notebook with Ubuntu 12.10. It's usage is always at 100% and powertop shows it's power consumption as 16W or even more (which is really really way too much for ...
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How can I get my memory card slot to work?

I use Ubuntu 12.10, on Dell L702x, and the internal memory card slot has never functioned since I switched from its original Windows 7 installation. I've had to use my usb reader for a while now. How ...
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MicroSD kubuntu setup

I did setup Kubuntu on MicroSD with a card Reader name's"super "super top" & id 14cd:125c very small card reader & MicroSD 16Gbyte class 4 & Kubuntu & without swap partion when I ...
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Is the Alcor AU6371 card reader supported in 12.10 64bit?

I have now spend several evenings searching this forum for an answer on how to get the internal card reader on my desktop working. It does not show up in any of the lists that terminal commands have ...
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Read-only SD cards

I've got an IcyBox USB hub/card reader combo in my computer, running Ubuntu 12.10. It's got an issue with SD cards. It always mounts them read-only, regardless of the write-lock switch. This is ...
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Problem installing reader software for Estonian ID card

So I need to install the latest ID Card reading software to use my Estonian ID card. FTP for it is at http://ftp.id.eesti.ee/pub/id/signed_repository/ubuntu/ Problem is that I have no idea how I am ...
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Acer card reader not recognized in 12.04

I have Acer desktop with a Acer OEM 15-in-1 card reader (P/N CR 10400.002) dmesg shows the following: [ 3.708337] usb 3-2: new full-speed USB device number 3 using ohci_hcd [ 4.144027] usb ...
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SD Card Reader not working in Ubuntu 12.04 [closed]

I have a read many other posts on this issue and believe that Ubuntu 12.04 is not even recognizing my SD Card Reader as just that: Computer Model: Metabox (Australian builder of Clevo laptops) / ...
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SIM card number swap [closed]

Is it possible to swap two numbers between two sim cards? (I just purchased a new phone and it is using a micro sim) And I have a old number that I want to use but it is on standard sim card. Is it ...
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Card Reader Read Speed Is Slow

BACKGROUND INFO: My hard drive recently failed and I haven't had the money/time to replace it. I tried a Live version of Ubuntu from a thumb drive and decided I liked it, so in the meantime I've ...
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How do I EFI boot Zenbook Prime UX31A from built-in card reader?

How do I EFI boot Zenbook Prime UX31A from built-in card reader? Ubuntu Live 12.10 64bit has been copied onto an a SD card which I'm trying to boot from. When I power on my Zenbook and press ESC for ...
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missing driver for smart card reader Ricoh Co Ltd RL5c476 II (rev b9)

Thanks for all who could help me to install a driver for smart card reader Ricoh Co Ltd RL5c476 II (rev b9). The driver is available here: Ricoh RL5C476 And according to ...
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Problems reading a 4GB SDHC but I can read a 8GB SDHC

I recently bought a Dell XPS L502X. The internal card reader had some trouble detecting cards but I was able to fix it using the workaround explained at ...
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Card reader only works for SD not xD cards

I suspect the answer is "just doesn't work", but it seems odd to me. My laptop's card reader works fine for SD cards but completely ignores xD cards: when you plug in an xD card there is nothing in ...
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Card reader in MSI x370 don't work

Card reader in MSI x370 don't work. Ubuntu 12.04 64bit gnomeShell 00:00.0 Host bridge: Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] Family 14h Processor Root Complex 00:01.0 VGA compatible controller: Advanced Micro ...
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SD-CARD reader does not show in ubuntu

I bought Acer asipre 4250. It have built-in SD card reader. But it is not working. Nothing show in /media or fdisk but something in dmesg. dmesg: new high-speed USB device number 3 using ehci_hcd [ ...
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LIfebook lh531 inbuilt card reader not working

Inbuilt card reader (SD/PRO/SDHC) not working. When I insert the memory card the indicator comes for a milli second and nothing happens. When I do lspci it gives the out put which is pasted below: I ...
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USB device not accepting address

I have a series of machines that I am building for work that have usb card readers. When I boot them I get a long series of messages: ... [ 2347.768419] hub 1-6:1.0: unable to enumerate USB device on ...
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Genesys Logic, Inc. USB 2.0 33-in-1 Card Reader (internal)

I've just plugged in a internal usb card reader Genesys Logic, Inc. USB 2.0 33-in-1 Card Reader $lsusb: Bus 001 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub Bus 002 Device 001: ID ...
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Can't mount SD card, - /dev/sdc is ok, but can't seed /dev/sdc1 [closed]

Few weeks ago I mentioned that Sdcard can't be mounted under ubuntu 11.04 on eeeepc 901. I can see /dev/sdc and /dev/sdd, but no partitions on them /dev/sda and /dev/sdb are system disks, sdc was ...
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Do I need to reboot my computer to read data from two SD cards?

I stuck an SD card in the card reader, imported my photos with Shotwell, deleted the photos from the card (again, with Shotwell), then right-clicked on the desktop icon and safely removed the card. I ...
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Built-in card-reader doesn't work. HP Compaq nx6325 notebook [closed]

I have a HP-Compaq nx6325 notebook with an built-in card-reader (SD, MS/Pro, MMC, SM, XD) and the ubuntu (10.10.) don't see it. I've tried to install it manually, with this steps (and with this ...
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Error formatting volume with my microsd

Error creating file system: helper exited with exit code 1: cannot open /dev/sdb1: Read-only file system This what I get when I try to format my MicroSD. How do I remove the Read-only file system on ...
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How do I get a CardScan 60 II working with SANE?

I have a CardScan 60 II device and installed SANE in my Ubuntu 10.10 laptop. The problem is I can't make scanimage find the device. Quote: $ sudo sane-find-scanner # sane-find-scanner will now ...
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Access Officejet Pro L7590 memory card reader

I can't manage to access my printer's memory card reader in Nautilus. I can just access it with hp-unload. Here's a sample output from this command: lubuntu@L-X6:~$ hp-unload ...
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How can I find out what kind of card reader I have?

I have a card reader in my HP Mini netbook, but when I insert a card in it, the card is not recognised at all, and so not mounted. Does anyone know which kind of processor is used, and how I can get ...
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SD Card only mounted after a reboot

I have a Kingston 2GB MicroSD and I plug it in via an inconix MicroSD Adapter to the internal card reader of my Samsung N210 Netbook with Ubuntu 10.10, but it doesn't show up. Only if I reboot the ...
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My card reader doesn't show up at all, but previously did in 10.10

I bought a pin-based-USB powered internal media card reader and it worked perfectly when I first installed Ubuntu 10.10 a month ago. I used it a few times since and today I booted up the computer and ...
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Built in media card reader not working

I have a HP pavilion dv4 laptop and the card reader just doesn't work :o it used to work in 10.04 though... but it doesn't seem to be working here. Went through many other threads but everybody is ...
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How to get media card reader in NV52 Gateway to work?

Does anyone know how to get a built-in media card reader to work in Ubuntu 10.10? My laptop is a Gateway NV52.
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Can I override an SD card's write-protect switch?

The write-protect switch on an SD card doesn't connect to any internal electronics, so it must just be respected by the software controlling the card reader. Is there any way for me to override this ...
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Can't get HP Officejet 6500 card reader to work

This network (wired) printer works great using the latest HPLIP drivers. However when I plug in an SD card, it just blinks and never shows up mounted anywhere. Has anyone come up with a way to mount ...