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Testing Additional Drivers: Can't use mouse or keyboard now

I have been using Ubuntu 14.04 with no problems for about 8 months now. I am looking to upgrade my processor, however, due to a few reasons. I wanted to test my graphics one last time before I bought ...
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How to use open source radeon driver for openGL (switchable intel graphics)

I'm running Kubuntu Trusty (14.04) on a Samsung chronos 7 $ lspci|grep -i vga 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation 2nd Generation Core Processor Family Integrated Graphics ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS doesnt recognize amd radeon M8670

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and it doesn't recognize my amd radeon m8670 graphic card. Only my intel, so I am unable to install any driver because I always get error like your graphic is not ...
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N WiFi Adapter only working in G mode

So, I have a PC running Ubuntu 64-bit in my bedroom, and I am trying to use the onboard WiFi (Broadcom 43228 802.11a/b/g/n) to connect to the router which is 2 floors down on the ground floor. The ...
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Drivers for my Epson WP 4530

I am trying to install my Epson WP-4530 using the disks that came with the printer. It will print gibberish so I think all I need is the correct drivers for the printer. Is there a website or ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Nvidia driver fail

i have bought a new Dell inspiron 15 - 3542 that has Nvidia (GM108M [GeForce 840M]). every time i install the Nvidia driver i have a black screen at the next boot, so i need to format again ! which ...
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WiFi card UNCLAIMED

I have Asus r510jk with Ubuntu 14.10 on it. I had some problems with with, so I tried installing drivers for my network card: Realtek RLT8821ae. Problems occured when I restarted system, and there ...
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How do I install NVIDIA drivers in Ubuntu GNOME 14.10?

I have just built my first custom PC with a GeForce GTX 750 Ti Graphics card. I've installed Ubuntu GNOME 14.10 and get a set resolution of 800x600 stretched across a 1080p screen. I've downloaded the ...
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Linux mint battery hogger [on hold]

A friend of mine just installed Linux Mint on his laptop (asus R505CB - GT740M). And there is a huge issue with his battery: by the time I wrote this line, it just loose 3%. The battery stand around 3 ...
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Radeon RV710 boot error!

After I boot Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64 Bit I get some errors! [drm:radeon_uvd_send_upll_ctlreq] *ERROR* [drm:radeon_uvd_send_upll_ctlreq] *ERROR* [drm:uvd_v1_0_ib_test] *ERROR* [drm:radeon_ib_ring_tests] ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 & AMD 14.6 Driver issue R7 260X

Okay I have searched and for some reason I am just having problems installing the Beta driver 14.6 on Ubuntu 14.04. This is my second installation today as I messed up my last one following other ...
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Configure wifi on Dell Inspiron 11 3000

I just bought a dell Inspiron 300 (http://www.dell.com/us/p/inspiron-11-3137/pd) The strange thing is that I tried with elementary Freya beta 2 (elementaryos-unstable-amd64.20150208.iso) and it ...
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Configure Cannon p200 ink jet printer in Ubuntu 12.04

I have a cannon p200 ink jet printer and I am having problems with setting it up with Ubuntu 12.04. The Ubuntu driver database does not provide the driver for this series of printer. I searched and ...
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Suitable package to install Microsoft SQL driver manager to MysQL Workbench

I am trying to connect to Microsoft SQL server using MySQL workbench tools : I choose ODBC ( FreeTDS) as Driver : When i test the connection , i've got this error : Could not connect to ...
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How to install Nvidia driver from .run file?

I downloaded the driver from nvidia's site and it appeared in my downloads folder as a .run file. It opens with gedit and a progress bar appears for a long time and eventually it stops saying that ...
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Struggling to get Kodi running on Ubuntu Server 14.04.2

I've just finished building a new machine and installed Ubuntu Server 14.04.2 LTS (typical install from USB flash drive). I'm currently having issues trying to get Kodi up and running (I suspect) ...
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Trying to install a package, throwing errors

apt-get install firmware-atheros Throws me an error. I've already changed sources.list to allow non-free. (Reading database ... (Reading database ... 5% (Reading database ... 10% (Reading database ...
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Ran nvidia-xconf as root, NVIDIA X-server settings utility still says I'm not using Nvidia X driver

I have an Nvidia GT 740M graphics card on my HP envy-j049tx. Running 14.04 UbuntuMATE. I wanted to use the proprietary Nvidia drivers in place of the noveau ones. Using the installation instructions ...
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Crackling and skipping analogue audio, possibly driver issue?

I have recently installed Elementary OS on my system, but I am now having some major audio issues. Any audio that I play (including the test speaker sound in the sound settings) sounds crackly to the ...
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Latest version of NVIDIA driver that supports bumblebee/prime

NVIDIA driver with version higher that 331 gives a black screen on boot. Apparently, messing up xrandr/xorg configs. I did not find some clear solution on this and the only working driver version for ...
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Graphics driver for macbook pro

Need higher res graphics driver for my macbook pro running ubuntu in a Virtual Box environment. Image is chopped off on the sides.
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Control a PCI phone / fax line in Ubuntu

I have a Conexant Systems FAX/Phone line controller plugged into my old desktop and was wondering if there was a way to interface with it. I just want to be able to "twiddle bits" on it, nothing fancy ...
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Display hangs on Lenovo z50-70 with NVIDIA 820M

I have new laptop Lenovo Z50-70 with NVIDIA 820M graphics card. I am currently using proprietary drivers for it. ( dont want to use Nouveau driver because it does not use NVIDIA graphics card instead ...
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Trying to install new graphics card and get beeping on start up [migrated]

I am trying to install an EVGA GeForce GTX 750 Ti Super Clocked The card does not require external PCIe power. It requres a 300 watt minimum power supply, which is what I have. I'm running Ubuntu ...
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Catalyst or foss, and how to

im running omega 14.12 catalyst, laptop apu a3420m(6520g)- 6470m, well i play a lot of dota2 and thats why i didnt made my total change, still dual boot with windows 10, anyway, i can run dota2 at ...
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Blue screen on Ubuntu 14.04.2

a few days ago I ran into a blue screen issue after downloading some updates. Since then I've been searching for information and trying countless procedures to solve it, to no avail. Here's some info ...
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Ubuntu-desktop not working when suspend/resume or connecting an external monitor -after upgrade this week (14.04)

I was happily using 14.04 with my Lenovo Y50. When I installed it, I had some troubles making my NVIDIA GeForce GTX 860M 2GB works with hardware acceleration, etc, but at the end everything was OK. ...
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Macbook Pro 7,1 wireless card and no network available

I write for a problem with the wireless card driver Broadcom B4322 on my MacBook Pro 7.1 under Ubuntu. In practice, the wireless card works (the system detects it and enables the wifi), but it does ...
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How to get a module to load on boot?

so I've been following this guide for making a driver for my keyboard lighting: Reverse-Engineer Driver for Multi-colored Backlit Keyboard on Clevo Laptops It works but I can't seem to add it to the ...
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My system shows the loading screen then goes blank. Is it a driver problem? [duplicate]

My system says "Ubuntu" and those dot things representing it's loading. When it then should show the log in screen, it goes blank. If I push the system power button, it says it's shutting down. Could ...
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USB wifi authenticates, mini PCI wifi does not

I have an HP Envy 300 (desktop) running Ubuntu 14.04. I have both a mini PCI wifi/bluetooth card (Broadcom BCM43228) and USB wifi. I can see both wireless options in the Networks component of ...
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How to install graphics drivers for Asus EEE PC x101ch?

I have an ASUS eee pc x101ch, running an Atom intel graphics card, but Ubuntu 14.04 doesn't pick up the graphics card and intel isn't supplying the driver for this version (as far as I'm aware). I ...
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Can't install amd driver, new ubuntu user [duplicate]

I am new to ubuntu, just wanted to try it out of curiosity, but since I don't have a clue what am I doing I need some help even for some basic things. So I downloaded driver from amd site and it is ...
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Is the Dell XPS 8500 Compatible with the latest version of Ubuntu? [duplicate]

Hello i am new Ubuntu user and i need some information.I would like to know if the Dell XPS 8500 hardware is compatible with the latest version of Ubuntu? I also need assistance with how to create a ...
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How do I setup/install Philips Semiconductors Multi Media Controller PCI Card SAA7146 (rev 01)

lspci 00:0a.0 Multimedia controller: Philips Semiconductors SAA7146 (rev 01) lspci -vnn 00:0a.0 Multimedia controller [0480]: Philips Semiconductors SAA7146 [1131:7146] (rev 01) Subsystem: Device ...
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i need help installing RR2680 driver (lubuntu 14)

im a linux noob i got an old rocketraid / highpoint PCIE 2680 SATA 8 port raid card. i am trying to install it. but i have never tried it before. i saw this thread on RR but a newer card ...
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D-Link DWA-171 Driver installation problem

Hello so i downloaded official D-Link DWA-171 drivers http://www.dlink.com/xk/sq/support/product/dwa-171-wireless-ac-dual-band-usb-adapter, But when i try to install them in terminal using ...
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Huion 610 pro unresponsive

I have been using a Huion 610 pro graphic tablet for the last 2 months or so without any major issues. I installed using these drivers. Being new to Ubuntu at the time, I used these instructions and ...
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Can't find the right tl-wn721n wireless drivers [on hold]

i just installed ubuntu 10.04, and i can't find the right wireless driver for my tl-wn721n wireless adapter please can you help me? without this i can't do anything. Thanks in advantage!
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Behringer ASIO audio card in Ubuntu

I am owner of Behringer UMC202 audio card and i want to get it working with my Ubuntu 14.04 PC. There is no official support for this card on Mac or Linux (probably). If i connect device to my PC ...
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What does display UNCLAIMED mean?

Having added a second video card to my computer I am having difficulties getting it to work. I have connected a television to this second video card, but I don't get any signal on the television. ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 wifi not working with BCM4312

I'm working on a dell inspiron1545 can get the wired connection to the internet to work but not the wireless. something with the driver? very new to Ubuntu. 1545:~$ lspci -nn -d 14e4: 0c:00.0 Network ...
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touch screen not working for HP Compaq 2710p !!!NEED HELP!

I have a huge problem when I installed Ubuntu to my HP Compaq 2710p I lost my touch screen capabilities its touch through pen only. Does anyone know how I can fix this problem. 0(>_>)0
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How to properly install Ubuntu to an Aspire E5 laptop?

I have an Acer Aspire E5-551G-83LH laptop with the following specification: AMD Quad-Core Processor A8-7100 (that is an APU) AMD Radeon R7 M265 with 2 GB Dedicated VRAM 4 GB DDR3 L Memory I ...
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can ubuntu have drivers for 2 different gpus

can ubuntu have drivers for 2 different gpus I have a geforce gt730 and I want to Get a geforce gtx560 and I need to know if I can have both drivers
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How do I enable automatically nvidia-uvm?

in order to use darktable with OpenCL everytime before starting darktable I have to issue sudo modprobe nvidia-uvm sudo mknod -m 666 /dev/nvidia-uvm c 250 0 What is the right way to enable ...
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After system reinstall cannot connect to wi-fi

I am struggling to get my wireless network working again after a re-installation of Ubuntu 14.04. The wireless network was working perfectly before re-install. I followed the same methods as I had ...
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Ubuntu (14.04) boot animation is different/lower graphics after using nvidia graphics driver

My system used to have a problem where it would hang on wake up from suspend. I started using the proprietary Nvidia drivers as suggested in some AskUbuntu post. After that Ubuntu would always boot ...
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Open source drivers Vsync

I have a question related to open source ATI drivers, I want to disable Vsync because it makes minecraft laggy (on Ubuntu 14.04). Can someone tell me how to do that? I've found this. But since I'm not ...
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Nvidia GeForce GT 720M + closed drivers + hdmi means crashed

I tried submitting this question on Linux Mint forum but nobody answer me. I understand it's dedicated for Ubuntu but this should be similar. From over a year i'm using my laptop asus X550VC using ...