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Is it possible to get Grub to automatically detect other OSs at boot-up?

I installed Ubuntu on an external hard drive, no problems, and put the grub boot loader on the hard drive rather than the original computer. When I try to move the hard drive to my other computer, ...
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Xbox One controller is not being recognized

I am trying to use an Xbox One controller in Ubuntu 14.04, and it's not being recognized at all. I updated the kernel to 3.17, and I tried using both xboxdrv and xpad, but neither seem to detect ...
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MAAS detected disks de1GB and Landscape detects nodes but with checklists(X)

My problem is that MAAS, with hard drives does not recognize your storage capacity, and continue with the installation checklist landscape in brand teams recognize but with a red X. equipment ...
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Ubuntu Phone - detect system type Desktop or Mobile

Is there a way to detect platform from QML or Qt C++ classes? I have Qt/QML project supplied to Linux/Android/Windows at one time, I see it's possible to deploy it to Ubuntu Phone. Is there a way to ...
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With previous versions of Linux, had version of wired network card detect and install a working network drivers

I have an Acer 3050 laptop with current version of Ubuntu 14.10. For about the 4 last versions it fails to find the network cart. I have a built in wireless network card that failed to be detected. ...
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How to get Ubuntu 14.04 to detect and connect to open WiFi on startup from USB stick

I'm an 8th grade science teacher and I have recently been given 17 mini dell computers. All are in great physical shape, however, none of them have an operating system or hard drive. I can load Ubuntu ...
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Cant get back to windows after uninstalling ubuntu

I have a surface pro 3 so I thought about dual booting it with Ubuntu, every thing went fine but I didn't like it because it had some bugs and I couldn't get the type cover to work so I decided to ...
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Why is my mobile's headset not detected properly on my laptop's combined mic/headphone input?

I'm using an HP EliteBook 9470m. It has one single combined input jack for microphone and headphone. I get clear nice sound with headphones missing a microphone, i.e headphones with only a three ...
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Shell scripting bash: How to detect Alt+N keystroke?

I want to write a script that always listens in the background and execute a particular command when the user hits a specific key combination such as Alt + N. How this can be done?
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Ubuntu is not detected after installing with window 7

I have windows 7 installed in my laptop already then I installed Ubuntu 14.04 with the option of "separate partition". Installation was successful but when system restarts, it didn't detect Uubuntu. ...
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HP 7 Plus with Android 4.2.2 not detected on Ubuntu 14.04.1

$ sudo fdisk -l [sudo] password for **: Disk /dev/sda: 250.1 GB, 250059350016 bytes 255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 30401 cylinders, total 488397168 sectors Units = sectors of 1 * 512 = 512 bytes ...
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Why does Ubuntu 14.04 not detect my Wacom Bamboo Pad CTH-301K (USB)? [duplicate]

When I plug in my tablet it does nothing and it is not detected by Wacom Tablet mode in Settings. I have already read tons of different threads, I have installed the Kernel Driver, and X Driver from ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 doesn't detect USB phone

Ubuntu 14.04, 13.10, 13.04, 12.10 doesn't detect and doesn't mount my USB attached phone. So I cannot transfer files between my laptop and the phone's micro SD card. Windows 8, and Ubuntu 12.04 does ...
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My usb drive not detected after removing it without unmount

I have written some files to my usb drive, then I removed it from my laptop without un-mounting it (ejecting it) from Nautilus. Now I plugged it in and Ubuntu does not detect it at all. GParted does ...
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Ubuntu cannot detect the built in video card?

Ubuntu 14.04 cannot detect the built in video card! it can detect the nvidia card only! Please advise,
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unity - how to detect if the screen is locked?

both of these only work after the screen that was locked gets blanked; but they sometimes fail also, when for any reason the screen doesnt blanks... gnome-screensaver-command --query ...
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Only able to connect via ethernet. WIFI isn't even an option

I have looked through the community but being new gives me a disadvantage... I have Ubuntu 14.04LTS installed on a Dell Latitude D830 I went to software updates and enabled the broadcom driver Also ...
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Is it possible to re-detect an unreliable, plugged in USB device?

Given a "ganged power switching" capable active USB2.0 hub, and - amongst other USB devices - an external HDD is attached to it. Most probably the electronics or the firmware of the external HDD has ...
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usb drive is not detected on 12.04 LTS

I have 15GB Kingston Pendrive. And it is not detected in Ubuntu and remain hung up in Windows. sudo fdisk -l output: WARNING: GPT (GUID Partition Table) detected on '/dev/sda'! The util fdisk ...
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Previous OS not detected at installation [duplicate]

I've read some other threads with the same issue, not being able to solve my problem. When I try to install Ubuntu with a USB, it does not recognize the OS I have already installed (Windows 8). I ...
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Want to replace ubuntu 13.04 with windows7 [duplicate]

I have Ubuntu 13.04 as the only OS (no dual boot). I want to remove it and install Windows 7 but my computer is not detecting any bootable discs or USB's to boot from.
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Can detect wifi, but not my wifi

Ubuntu(i am using 13.04) can detect many wifi networks, but not mine. I don't know why or how to fix it. I have many other devices that are connected to my wifi(called Elvis). I have connected to ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 x64 won't boot [duplicate]

I have 2 Hardrives, 1TB and 500 GB The 1 TB has 4 partitions installed, Primary one having Windows 7 x64 I tried to install Linux on the second HDD, (The 500 one), and gave linux about 60GB, and it ...
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Ubuntu Won't Detect My Operating Sysytem [duplicate]

I want to install Ubuntu 12.04 on my Toshiba Qosmio laptop, that is preinstalled with Windows 8. I would like to install it side-by-side with Windows, not erase Windows 8. However, the installer does ...
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Timex Device Agent 3.0 does not detect Timex Run Trainer (USB)

I installed Device Agent and it is running with Wine. It lets me login to my account on TrainingPeaks (on the web) but I cannot upload anything since my Timer Run Trainer GPS is not detected by Timex ...
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how to detect the number of usb devices picking up video

Please help. If I have multiple devices connected via usb to my computer, is it possible to detect which of those devices are web cameras and count them?
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Ubuntu 13.04 detects only 2 out of 4 cores

I have just installed and updated ubuntu desktop 13.04 64-bit (3.8.0-19-generic ). I have AMD Phenom(tm) II X4 945 Processor with 4 cores, but the cpuinfo shows only 2 cores avaible. How can I enable ...
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external hard drive not detected UBUNTU 12.10

My 1 TB external hard disk is not detected by Ubuntu 12.10. **lsusb:** Bus 001 Device 002: ID 8087:0020 Intel Corp. Integrated Rate Matching Hub Bus 002 Device 002: ID 8087:0020 Intel Corp. ...
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Zenbook UX31A USB3 not recognised and not working

I have a Zenbook UX31A and Ubuntu 12.10 upgraded to /latest/ kernel 3.8.6-030806-generic. My USB3 controller is not recongnized and I am stuck with USB 2.0 speeds. Listing of dmesg has no mention of ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 can't detect new hard drive

So I was creating a partition table on my brand new Seagate 3TB HDD when a short power outage hit. Now, Ubuntu won't detect that the hard drive is their; it doesn't show up in gparted or fdisk -l.
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Ubuntu 12.10 cannot detect windows 8 in uefi mode when installing

I've installed Windows 8 64 bit on UEFI . Now I want to install Ubuntu 12.10 on UEFI too. I used a usb flash drive to boot in UEFI mode and started install, but in "installation type" screen, it was ...
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ubuntu 12.10 won't see my external hard drive

So here's the story: I installed Ubuntu 12.10 on my acer aspire 7551 last night without a hitch. I have two hard drives from my now out-of-service desktop that was running windows 7 that I'm trying to ...
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Ubuntu doesnt detect one partition on dual boot with windows 7

I have windows 7 and Ubuntu 12.04 in my dell inspiron 5010. I have these three partitions in my lap. C (windows sys),D,F. I have installed ubuntu alongside but when i log in to ubuntu i can only see ...
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USB Flash Drive not Detected on 12.10 x64

My Mediatek usb flash drive is not get detected. The o/p of lsusb falguni@falguni-M61PME-S2P:~$ lsusb Bus 002 Device 002: ID 0e8d:0003 MediaTek Inc. Bus 001 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation ...
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How can I detect an audio hardware damage in ubuntu 10.04?

Is there a way to detect an audio hardware damage. Since my audio is not working, i need to understand whether it's a hardware issue or some other problem. Thanks
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Nvidia card 640M can't be detected

I am new in Ubuntu. I have a Acer v3-571g with Nvidia 640M and Intel HD 4000. I installed Ubuntu and Nvidia driver but I can't choose resolution 640x480. I tried reinstalling the driver, configured ...
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How do I get a Realtek RTL8723AE Wireless LAN card working?

I have installed Ubuntu 12.04 recently on my Toshiba c850 p5010; However I can't connect to wireless LAN probably drivers are missing because the system doesn't detect any wireless network. My LAN ...