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Ubuntu 13.10 AMD/ATI proprietary driver slow boot time, lengthy login/logout delays

Ubuntu 13.10 is causing me major headaches with my AMD/ATI HD 5770 GPU. Below is a list of problems I am currently encountering. 1) The boot time is extended by at least 25s after installing catalyst ...
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ATI Radeon HD 6250 on Acer AO722 Netbook with Catalyst Drivers Suspend/Resume not working

Hi after enabling Ubuntu default repos I have apt-get installed latest Catalyst Drivers. Everything installed correctly with no problems. However... Until I suspended... Then I try to resume and all ...
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Installing ATI Catalyst in Samsung 305u Notebook

I installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on my Samsung 305U notebook. The thing is when I close de lid it does't resume from suspension, the same problem reported Here. I removed the proprietary video drivers ...
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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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Radeon r7 reported as hd 8600 “oland” on Ubuntu 12.04 with AMD proprietory driver

Can anyone tell me why loaded latest fglrx Ati/AMD prorietory driver is identified as "oland" with Radeon HD 6800 VGA card (command: fglrxinfo); and also CCC identifies (catalyst 13.12 stable ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 screen flashing and is not going to login screen after I installed AMD Catalyst driver

So I installed the AMD Catalyst driver, rebooted and then the screen started to shift between black screen and normal screen every ~5 sec. Also it does not go to the normal login screen anymore.
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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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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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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 to install drivers for ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4200?

I followed a guide to install drivers for my graphic card, However when I restart, Ubuntu merely shows a blank screen. I can get a terminal through CTRL+ALT+F1, but that's about it. Where exactly am I ...
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Old AMD Linux Drivers Cannot Be Downloaded From AMD

If you guys are in my boat, you may also be looking for older catalyst drivers for your card. The problem here is that while AMD does list SOME of the older drivers, half of them are not downloadable. ...
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Cannot get ATI Drivers installed

I am trying to install the Catalyst driver. The best I can get is a strange resolution problem and firefox acts all wonkt. The worst I have gotten is low graphics mode in which I just reinstall ...
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AMD Catalyst diskless cluster

I'm using Ubuntu 13.10 to set up a diskless compute cluster. When I use the procedure detailed in https://help.ubuntu.com/community/DisklessUbuntuHowto, I successfully am able to boot all four nodes. ...
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I have the black screen after installing ati control center

I am new to Ubuntu , and I tried to install the amd catalyst control center on Ubuntu 13.04 ,but after installing i can't do anything because it only shows me the black screen. What can I do? Please ...
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Which version of Catalyst AMD graphics driver will be default in Ubuntu 13.10

Could it be 13.11? It is important becouse older version does not work with my graphics and Unity.
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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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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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Install Catalyst 12.1 Driver makes system Slower

I'm using a Toshiba Satellite T135D with GPU Radeon Mobility HD 3200 I've installed latest driver catalyst from AMD and why the graphics performance of my laptop become slower than previous? My step ...
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AMD 280X install after I had 7950

I had a system with AMD 7950 video card installed, than I upgraded the video card to R9 280X and reinstalled the driver to the latest version AMD Catalyst™ 14.1 Beta Driver I did this for reinstall ...
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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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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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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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Cant boot after uninstall amd catalyst beta

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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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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AMD 7970m Catalyst Driver Not Working (Black Screen With Cursor) in Ubuntu 13.10

So, this is an issue that I have not encountered before. After installing the most recent AMD drivers from fglrx through the "Software & Updates" package, the screen goes black and there is only a ...
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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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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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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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Is it worth updating to AMD Catalyst Driver 12.11 Beta on Ubuntu 12.10?

I am currently running an x86 Ubuntu 12.10 setup with an AMD Radeon HD 7770. Graphics are in VESA mode. If I am correct, the AMD Catalyst 12.10 Proprietary Linux x86 Driver isn't supported by Ubuntu ...
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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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Installing AMD Catalyst 14.3 on Ubuntu 13.10-64bit

I have followed these instructions: http://wiki.cchtml.com/index.php/Ubuntu_Saucy_Installation_Guide#Generate_a_new_.2Fetc.2FX11.2Fxorg.conf_file I have not performed section 3.5 Generate a new ...
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How can I downgrade Catalyst to 14.1 or 14.2 x64?

Does anybody have Catalyst 14.1/2 beta x64? I've been having serious problems with 14.3 and 13.12 is too old for my kernel. I missed 14.1 beta release and just wondering if anybody has it. Thanks a ...
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Dual Monitor DVI + DisplayPort = blurry text fonts

So I'am using the current config: Ubuntu 12.04, ATI Radeon graphic card, Dell monitor (let's call this monitor A) connected with DVI cable. The image quality is very good on monitor A. Then I ...
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Radeon HD8570D, proprietary drivers not working!

Hello and sorry for the many lines, but I will try to be as detailed as possible. I have an AMD A8- 6600K with integrated graphics card , a Radeon HD8570D and I am currently using Ubuntu 13:10 ( ...
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Laggy Radeon HD 7670M Graphics on Ubuntu 12.04

I have a notebook (DELL 3521) with a Radeon HD 7670M GPU and i'm Using PCSX 2 for playing Playstation 2 games. When i play on Windows it's completely fine. But when i play on Ubuntu it's so laggy. I ...
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Radeon kernel module disappeared after upgrade

I recently installed Ubuntu 13.10 on my Laptop and goes so hot. But it wasn't problem, I'm using the /etc/rc.local script turn off at boot, everything was OK. Fine. AWESOME! In terms of "update" all ...
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How can i install AMD ATI Catalyst Display Driver on Kubuntu 13.10

Just like in a title. Is there a way of getting it working on kubuntu 13.10? I have already tried doing it through the Software & Updated -> additional drivers.
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How can I install AMD Catalyst Control Center on Ubuntu?

I've had it with vista when it came with my pc. I currently have the 4800 series, I've tried looking through the amd website but everything seems to be vague and confusing. Is there a definitive place ...
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VisionTek Radeon HD 2600 XT AGP

Hi guys i have VisionTek Radeon HD 2600 XT AGP graphics card, can someone tell me how to install it/where to get the driver? Also, before you make a post, i did this command on my terminal: sudo ...
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Problem getting AMD Radeon 6870 configured

I am trying to launch AMD Catalyst Control Center. However, it requests a password. I was not asked to enter a password for this program during installation. Does anyone know the default password ...
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X won't start with Catalyst installed

I recently bought a new notebook, an Acer Aspire 7551, and I am trying to get the proprietary Catalyst driver working. I am running Ubuntu 13.04 and tried to install it using Tomasz Makarewicz's ppa ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 + Ati HD 3000

I am having a problem installing ati drivers. When I install it can not see the desktop, only wallpaper is visible. I'm using kde, I uninstall unity What I can do? I'm going crazy: s
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No X after installing Catalyst in Ubuntu 13.04

I am trying to install proprietary amd video driver and my x server does not start - after reboot I get just console. Here what I do: 1) remove previous versions of fglrx sudo apt-get remove fglrx* ...
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Upgrading to catalyst legacy 13.1 in Ubuntu 12.04

I have a bit of problem how to do it. So far I have added a repo with the driver (ppa:makson96/fglrx) I've run update and upgrade and installed the package. In jockey I can see the new driver, but ...
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Need vid drv for an HP DV6-6B47DX with AMD A8-3510MX APU with Radeon(tm) HD Graphics × 4

I am not getting the video performance out of my new laptop with Ubuntu as I did with my old Laptop. My new on is a DV6-6B47DX and uses AMD A8-3510MX APU with Radeon(tm) HD Graphics × 4 On HP's site ...
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How to install Catalyst 13.1 on kernel 3.7.4?

Is there any way to install the Catalyst 13.1 driver on Ubuntu 12.10 with kernel 3.7.4?