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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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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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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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AMD Hybrid catalyst driver installation for 14.10

Is there any worked procedure to install catalyst driver on AMD Hybrid with powerXpress on Utopic? I have tried the procedure explained in wiki.cchtml.com/index.php/Ubuntu_Trusty_Installation_Guide ...
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Trying to run Ubuntu 12.04 or 14.04 with old ATI cards

First, I've tried Ubuntu 12.04, Ubuntu 11.04, Ubuntu 10.04, Xubuntu 11.04, Xubuntu 12.04. Video card is ATI Radeon 9600/9550/X1050 Series. I've done some digging before I decided to ask question ...
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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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Can't access System Settings or Catalyst!

Recently I did a "clean" install of Ubuntu 14.10 and I had everything running fine, using my AMD Radeon HD 6630M as the default graphics card, without issue (I have one of those stupid dual-graphics ...
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Catalyst Control Center

I have this installed, but then what? Is this an application that you can open up and modify or is it like a driver that you just download and not touch again?
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Fullscreen tearing in Firefox Flash video with AMD Catalyst drivers

Since upgrading to Linux Mint 17, every time I put a flash video into fullscreen it starts tearing up, then freezes after a couple seconds. This only happens when I have the proprietary AMD drivers ...
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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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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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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/ATI Sun PRO Radeon HD 8570A/8570M cannot install catalyst ubuntu 14.04

I am unable to install catalyst drivers for Radeon HD 8570M graphic card. If I use new drivers from AMD site I will get an error during the installation like cannot detect suported videocard. If I use ...
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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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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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Black chromemenu after Catalys 14.20 Installation

I just installed proprietary AMD Catalyst drivers on my computer (Ubuntu dual booted with windows). I just noticed that When I right click on something or open main menu in Chrome, the menu looks good ...
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Login Loop after trying to install AMD catalyst proprietary driver on 14.04LTS

I am new to Ubuntu, unfortunately i made the error of installing the wrong driver for catalyst, and it didnt support my card. I uninstalled as per the wiki, but after that, trying to reinstall the ...
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catalyst (fglrx) dual mointor sometimes flickering on startup

Sometimes after login, I see flickering using catalyst drivers. I prefer those, since they better optimize my R9 280X fan speed. I've noticed that if I do using graphic interface: switch to one ...
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Catalyst Omega on Utopic shows old driver version

I installed the new Catalyst Omega driver 14.12 with: sudo dpkg -i --force-overwrite fglrx*.deb according to this guide: http://wiki.cchtml.com/index.php/Ubu...allation_Guide I run on Utopic, so I ...
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AMD Catalyst not showing anymore

After some coming and going from open source to proprietary graphics, I'm not able to launch catalyst control center anymore. At the additional drivers I can see that the proprietary drivers are ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 and latest supported AMD Catalyst 14.6 Beta driver (fglrx) intermittently hangs system - unreliable stability

My system reliability has been compromised since upgrading to Ubuntu GNOME 14.04 on a AMD64 system with a Radeon R9 290X card and installing the official AMD Catalyst 14.6 Beta driver. It now hangs ...
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What is the best option for using Ubuntu 14.4 with an Asus k55n with dual monitors?

I just upgraded to 14.4 on my Asus k55n. I freaked out a little at first because as soon as it loaded up from the restart the screen was just a bunch of little white squares. I realized eventually I ...
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Want to use ATI graphics in Ububtu14!

I'm new to Ubuntu. I have a Pavilion dm4 laptop which has a hybrid graphic card. The integrated one is an intel HD Graphics Family. The discrete card is an ATI Mobility Radeon 5450. I wanted to some ...
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How to fix overscan, using AMD catalyst control center aka fglrx or something else?

I want Ubuntu to use it on my old desktop connecting it to my TV. First problem I encountered was a problem with overscan. I figured that my best option would be to download AMD Catalyst control ...
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OpenCL problem after installing Catalyst 14.4

Have just done a hardware upgrade with Ubuntu 14.04, using an AMD APU A10-7700K, and installed Catalyst 14.4 package from AMD website. I now have a problem with BOINC 7.2.42 in that it doesn't see ...
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Install AMD catalyst for ubuntu 14.04 Intel/ATI Hybrids graphic

My platform: Ubuntu 14.04. Dell Vostro 3450, Intel/ATI Hybrids graphic. From AMD website: Among System Requirements is the sofware "glibc version 2.2 or 2.3" must be installed. Question: how to ...
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Different performance graphics cards

I have installed Windows 8.1 update 1 and Ubuntu 14.04 on my laptop HP ProBook 450 (with i5 and AMD HD 8750). I'm playing Dota 2. With the same settings in Windows and in Ubuntu, I get different ...
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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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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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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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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 ...