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Ubuntu 13.04 won't boot after new AMD catalyst center [duplicate]

I am far from an experienced linux user. I uninstalled the latest catalyst center and installed the new AMD beta driver. The installation seemed to go fine then it said I should restart to avoid ...
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How to uninstall Catalyst 13.8 beta?

I'm currently running 13.04 with the 3.10 kernel, so I can use my wifi. I foolishly tried to use Catalyst 13.6 beta even though it says it's not compatible with kernel 3.10. Still, I have my laptop ...
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AMD Radeon HD 3000 Series (I installed but where is aticonfig) [duplicate]

I had Dell studio 1536 laptop with windows vista defaults already installed. recently I decided to shift from Microsoft windows to ubuntu. I installed Ubuntu gnome 3. After installation It's look ...
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Janitor broke my visual interface - Xubuntu 12.04

yesterday a performed a couple of updates and after that i have executed Janitor (from within ubuntu-tweak) to cleanup (incl. everything, also old kernels) my system (Xubuntu 12.04.2, running on a ...
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Which drivers should I install?

i'm currently using Catalyst 13.4 on Dell 1749 i3 (GPU: ATI5650) but last time I saw in the window of "Sotware and Updates", that there are new: I checked them out. I used early Catalyst 13.4 and ...
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How to install AMD Catalyst 13.1 legacy on ubuntu 13.04? [duplicate]

I have upgraded my UBUNTU 12.04 to 13.04. everything is well but I can not install AMD Catalyst legacy 13.1. I think the new 13.1 driver is not compatilble with ubuntu 13.04, so I have to downgrade to ...
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after catalyst install system freezes on booting, problem with mouse pointer [closed]

System: Samsung 535u4c APU a6-4455 integrated Radeon HD 7500 dedicated HD7550 (hybrid graphics) Linux Mint Nadia based on Ubuntu 12.10 Quantal Quetzal After installing the Catalyst driver 13.4 my ...
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Why can't I install the fglrx drivers for a RV620 card?

I have done everything correctly from: What is the correct way to install ATI Catalyst Video Drivers (fglrx)? And after installation i use command: gilu@gilu-desktop:~/catalyst$ sudo aticonfig ...
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(FIXED) Radeon HD 3870 driver installation issue on “Ubuntu 12.04 precise”

Radeon HD 3870 driver installation issue on "Ubuntu 12.04 precise": EDIT Fixed by using the makson96/fglrx repository method, according to the latest answer given here by user named Zuul or roby. All ...
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fglrx doesnt find libc6

I have a big problem with amd drivers on Ubuntu 13.04 I just generated the catalyst packages for raring using this command (the problem is not limited to beta 13.6, it happens with 13.4 version too): ...
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How to enable multiple displays with Catalyst drivers in 13.04?

First, I installed Ubuntu 13.04. I have an ATI Radeon HD 7850. The open source drivers allowed multiple displays, but were horrendously laggy (even opening a browser window took several seconds). ...
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window decoration missing after upgrade to 13.04

A few seconds after login my window decorations disappear and I have a black desktop background. I installed the latest catalyst drivers. 13.4. I have an HD7880. I Tried: gtk-window-decorator ...
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AMD/DTI Radeo HD 5450 SUpported?

I have a XFX HD 5450 based card I would like to install on my desktop running Ubuntu 13.04. The opensource drive doesn't implement 3D acceleration, making it impractical for Unity/Compiz. I followed ...
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Can't install AMD Catalyst drivers on 13.04

I recently installed Ubuntu 13.04 on a system with an AMD APU (A6-5400k). The unity sidebar was flickering and I had had this problem before, and installing the AMD Catalyst drivers fixed it (under ...
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GPU under constant 25-30% load

Currently on a fresh install of 12.10 with Unity and the newest AMD 13.3 beta 3 catalyst driver. But even when on the desktop with no programs open it seems to be idling at 25-30% GPU usage and ...
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HP Envy 6 Overheating

I've got some overheating issues with my HP Envy 6 1170sf. When I start my ultrabook, the minimal heat is 76°C if I do nothing. There is nothing to see in powertop, and Jupiter is set to "power ...
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Have to set multiple displays on every start

I have a HP DV7 with an ATI graphic card and I have a Samsung monitor connected to the laptop. Every time I turn on the laptop the displays are mirrored and I have to go to the Catalyst control centre ...
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Audio no longer working after AMD Catalyst install, Xubuntu 12.04

On a fresh Xubuntu install today I installed fglrx-updates, fglrx-amdcccle-updates and fglrx-updates-dev and, after restarting, everything worked fine apart from audio. The volume indicator is greyed ...
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Amd catalyst drivers increases screen contrast if laptop is on battery power

How to prevent catalyst drivers from increasing contrast if I switch from power supply to battery power? One oddity about this is that increase in contrast isn't shown in the drivers settings, e.g. if ...
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What driver should I install to use Unity with a Radeon HD 7750?

Ubuntu 12.10 I followed some tutorial (which I can not find again) on how to install AMD catalyst. It involved updating the kernel or something. This works as I am now no longer using software ...
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how do i remove the AMD catalyst drivers and go back to 12.04.2 default drivers [duplicate]

I installed AMD catalyst drivers for Ubuntu 12.04.2, but I didn't see that it didn't support Linux 3.5 kernel for ATi 4xxx series, now I want to remove what I Installed and go back to the old default ...
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Error Creating .deb File of AMD Catalyst Driver

I was following the steps to install AMD Catalyst Driver from wiki.cchtml.com. While I was creating the .deb file the following error occured-- $ sudo sh ...
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RADEON! Driver activated but not in use [Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS, x64] [closed]

RADEON! Driver activated but not in use [Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS, x64] Sysinfo: VESA: WRESTLER notebook: AMD MSI CR650, AMD E-450, HD6320, 4Gb RAM
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Ubuntu 12.04 fresh install comes with xorg 1.13

I have an ATI-Radeon HD4500 and because AMD doesn´t yet support the new Xorg Version 1.13 for the Catalyst-Legacy Driver I decided to make a clean Install of Ubuntu 12.04 which I thought should come ...
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Configuring AMD Raedon 6700m on Dell 4600m precision. Ubuntu 12.10

I'm having a nightmare with Ubuntu 12.10 due to my graphic card. I have a Dell precision 4600m laptop coming with an AMD Raedon 6700m HD graphic card working on Ubuntu 12.10. Recently, I wanted to ...
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Catalyst control center settings not loading on startup

I set Ubuntu to use the proprietary AMD fglrx drivers included in the software sources menu. After first rebooting, I noticed that the image on my monitor was not scaled to fill my monitor completely, ...
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No display options in AMD Catalyst Center

I want to configure my double monitor system - laptop + external monitor. I used to have the same configuration using my previous laptop (just bought a new laptop). So I installed proprietary linux ...
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Cant boot after uninstall amd catalyst beta [closed]

I'm running ubuntu 12.04 and I have installed the newest beta 12.11. amd catalyst driver. I noticed my computer freezes sometimes so I decided to put back older 12.10...and I removed driver by ...
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System is shutting down instead of hibernating

I have an HP g4-1387, core I5, 4Gb RAM, 8Gb swap and hybrid Intel/ATI graphics with Ubuntu 12.04.1 LTS. Finally after installing AMD Catalyst 12.4 as described here I was able to Suspend. Hibernate ...
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AMD catalyst driver 12.1 Kubuntu 12.10 (64 bit)

I have an ASUS N56DP laptop and I have Kubutu 12.10 working on it with the default graphics drivers. The system hangs if I use any of the additional drivers suggested by jockey-kde. I am thinking ...
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Xubuntu 12.10 AMD Catalyst 12.11 beta 11 installation not working, how to recover default driver settings

I'm using a Xubuntu / windows 8 dual boot setup. My initial problem was that when running Xubuntu, my laptop (a rather new Dell Inspiron 5520, AMD 7670/Intel HD4000 hybrid) got very hot over time. I ...
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Fglrx AMD Catalyst 12.6 doesn't compile in Ubuntu 12.10 (64 bit or 32 bit)

Ubuntu won't compile the AMD Catalyst driver package 12.6 from the AMD website. After package creation and during installation I see in /var/lib/dkms/fglrx/8.970/build/make.log there is an error ...
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64bit AMD catalyst driver [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is the correct way to install ATI Catalyst Video Drivers (fglrx)? IS there a 64 bit AMD catalyst driver for 12.10? I installed catalyst 12.9 but that borked my ...
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Unable to see Desktop in 12.10 after installing AMD Catalyst

I followed a tutorial to install the AMD catalyst for my GPU. When Ubuntu boots, all I can see is my desktop background. I can right click on it. Is there something I can do to fix this? Oh and the ...
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How do I get AMD/Intel Hybrid Graphics drivers to work?

On Ubuntu 12.04 my Sony Vaio VPCSE with Intel® HD Graphics 3000 and AMD Radeon™ HD 6630M worked fine with the Catalyst Control Center version 12.6. Also the switching between integrated and discrete ...
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How do I install the latest ATI Catalyst Video Drivers in Ubuntu 12.10 Quantal?

There are other threads related to this question for Ubuntu 12.04, however THEY DO NOT APPLY TO 12.10. This is not a duplicate of another thread if the referenced thread doesn't answer the question ...
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Catalyst forgets monitor settings after reboot or log out in 12.10

I have a Samsung monitor connected to my ATI Radeon graphic card via HDMI. By default the screen has a black border around, but I can disable it in the Catalyst menu to get full screen. (There is a ...
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Catalyst 12.8 doesn't support Kernel 3.5, Catalyst 12.9 doesn't support my videocard [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can’t install ATI proprietary drivers in 12.10 Radeon HD 2000, 3000, 4000 on 12.10 Quantal: fglrx (legacy) 12.6 unsupported, what to do? I know there is a some open ...
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Confusion regarding fglrx in ubuntu 12.10

I have an ubuntu 12.04 system with an amd radeon hd 4670 graphics card running beautifully. I am interested in upgrading to 12.10 but unsure about catalyst (fglrx) support for the card. the latest ...
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FGLRX 3D won't work

I have followed all the steps to get FGLRX Catalyst 12.8 installed. It seems to be installed, but I getting terrible distortions on my screen: And I can only access Unity 2D. Any thoughts on fixing ...
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How do I install the latest ATI Catalyst Video Drivers in Ubuntu 12.10 Quantal? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is the correct way to install ATI Catalyst Video Drivers? I've found instructions, including this thread for 12.04, but nothing for 12.10. Can someone help?
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Can't install Catalyst 12.8 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is the correct way to install ATI Catalyst Video Drivers? I can not install fglrx ATI drivers/Catalyst 12.8. I have tried installing AMA Catalyst 12.8 using this ...
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How to install old AMD Catalyst 12.4 drivers on Ubuntu 12.10?

I have an ATi Radeon HD 3650 AGP, which does not support 12.8 and 12.9 drivers. The latest supported version is 12.4, but Catalyst 12.4 does not support Ubuntu 12.10. How can I downgrade to 12.4 or ...
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Install AMD catalyst drivers 12.8

I have a HP g6 2105tx laptop. I have Intel graphics 4000 and AMD Radeon 7670m graphics in it. I want to know how to install the drivers for such hybrid graphics. I have ubuntu 12.04 LTS with kernel ...
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Unable to overscan at lower resolution with AMD ATI

I am running Ubuntu 12.04 with the latest ATI drivers installed. I have the catalyst option but I am unable to set overscan. My default resolution is 1920*1080 on 15inch display. I want to set it to ...
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Black screen while booting, after installing AMD Catalyst™ 12.8 Proprietary Linux x86 Display Driver on HP pavilion dm4

HP Pavilion dm4 with configuration as shown below cpu intel Core i5 2.26 GHz RAM 4.0 GB Graphics processor 512MB ATI Mobility Radeon(TM) HD 5450 switchable graphics [HDMI, VGA]. I installed ubuntu ...
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What do the terminologies related to AMD graphics and Ubuntu mean? [closed]

I have an AMD Radeon HD 4850 graphics card, with the latest AMD Catalyst drivers installed.I would like to better understand how things work. What do the terminologies related to AMD graphics cards ...
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ATI graphics always on and runs in low-graphics mode [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to fix “The system is running in low-graphics mode” error? I use a Lenovo y560 and has 12.04 and Windows 7 installed. When I boot into Ubuntu, I find that the ATI ...
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Unable to switch to integrated GPU, using fglrx, Catalyst 12.6, Ubuntu 12.04

recently I installed proprietary drivers from ATI, but I am unable to switch to integrated GPU using console sudo amdconfig --px-igpu sudo restart lightdm i am able to log in, but then system ...
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Why won't the AMD Catalyst Control Center open?

When I try to launch it I get an error which mentions two reasons that might have caused this problem. Either there's no AMD graphics driver installed (I did install it, just not the post-release ...