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Wireless Internet about Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS in MacBook Pro (mid 2012 13')

I am a newer in Ubuntu. Here is the information about my firmware. 02:00.0 Network controller [0280]: Broadcom Corporation BCM4331 802.11a/b/g/n [14e4:4331] (rev 02) Subsystem: Broadcom ...
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How to enable Palm detection in kernel - dell XPS 9343

How to enable Palm detection in kernel - dell XPS 9343 Tried Libinput but it resulted in a jerky cursor. blacklist i2c_hid is blacklisted in /etc/modprobe.d/blacklist.conf xinput list: Virtual ...
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SD card reader (Realtek 522a) not working in Dell i7559 in Ubuntu 15.10

My new Dell Inspiron i7559 is not recognizing any SD cards. I have Ubuntu Mate 15.10, and everything else (including wifi) is working fine. The card reader device does not appear to be working. I have ...
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Wifi connections not showing in menu (ubuntu 12.04)

Not getting the option to select or even able the wireless connections in networking tab. Have also tried to restart the system couple of times and still not working. Following are the output on ...
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Having problems adjusting brightness in Ubuntu 15.10

I've installed Ubuntu 15.10 on my new MSI GP62 6QE laptop. I was having issues with Ubuntu 14.04 due to the Intel Wireless 3165 so I chose Ubuntu 15.10 instead since it comes with the Linux 4.2 ...
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Screen flickers during 3D gameplay on 15.10

So this is not the first time this has happened. I recently installed an Nvidia graphics card, but even before that the screen would flicker from time to time on the Intel HD graphics. Installing the ...
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Ubuntu doesn't like my nvidia card

I've been trying to find a solution to this for around a month, with no luck. So I'm just going to ask. If I install the nvidia drivers, I cannot login. If I don't, the screen is too big. I've tried ...
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Are There Any Wireless Adapters for Ubuntu That Work “O.O.B.” and Meet These Requirements? [on hold]

I have bought a wireless adapter, but I just can't get it to work in Ubuntu, even with ndiswrapper! Does anyone know of any wireless adapters that: Are not buggy Work "Out of the Box" Support 2.4ghz ...
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Intel Wirless Dual band 3165 Configuration

I tried following below link for installing wireless drivers, but still no joy How can I install Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 3165 drivers? magesh@magesh-HP-Pavilion-Notebook:~/Downloads/linux-4.4.1$ ...
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wifi ath9k does not work with ubuntu 15.10

I bought a new laptop lenovo ideapad 300-14isk, and I can't use the wifi. i installed ubuntu 15.10 and updated the OS via Ethernet. see uname -a : Linux laptop-Lenovo-ideapad-300-14ISK ...
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TP-Link Archer T2U installing driver issue

I have a TP-Link Archer T2U v1.0 as a Wi-Fi Adapter. It works flawlessly on Windows, but I am unable to install the driver on Ubuntu 15.10 64-bit. I downloaded the Linux driver from ...
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Installing “fimware-b43-installer” offline

My question is related to table inside this answer. Running lspci -nn -d 14e4: shows [14e4:4315] (rev 01) which is an unknown package in the table. Update: I used solution of this answer to install ...
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Touch not working on Dell Vostro 3000 series after moving from OEM to stock version

Everything works fine in the OEM version but when I move to the stock version I need to use USB mouse to operate. Please give me step by step by guide to solve this problem.
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Installed Ubuntu Mate 15.10 on Laptop, No Wifi

I installed Ubuntu Mate 15.10 on my Hp envy 360x laptop today. I believe that the system is not recognizing my wireless adapter as it says WiFi is disabled. Ethernet connection does work. I believe I ...
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Why can't I type with some keys on my laptop?

After I installed Ubuntu 12.10, I noticed that some keys on my Asus A53U laptop have stopped working correctly, and others work for the wrong keys, i.e. I press the key below backspace (can't remember ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS keeps freezing, I feel like it's the Nvidia card I have

I've been having troubles with my computer as of late. I was running Ubuntu previously and it suddenly crashed on me so I did a fresh install and it has become a bit better but not really. 1) Whole ...
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Ethernet stopped working after the latest updates (Ubuntu 14.04)

My laptop doesn't have an ethernet port so I bought an ethernet adapter (D-link's DUB 13-12 USB 3.0 ethernet adapter) and after I installed the drivers (which took me weeks due to my inexperience) my ...
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Error on boot, driver ebridge is already registered, cannot enter ubuntu

I run Ubuntu 15.10. After clean reinstalling drivers for graphics card I got the following error while trying to boot: Error: Driver 'ebridge' is already registered, aborting... ...after a few ...
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Cannot switch from Intel to Nvidia GPU somehow

I'm trying to get the GPU GeForce 940M on my new HP laptop ENVY 17-n101ng running, but have somehow extreme troubles switching from Intel to Nvidia. I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (16-bit). I have ...
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15.10 login error Extension GLX missing on display 0

Been working on this problem for a day and half and got pretty far utilizing this forum. Posting for the first time. Upgraded to 15.10 had multiple errors and think I'm down to the last one (fingers ...
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wifi connection keeps dropping in Ubuntu 15.10 - RTL8821AE

I recently purchased a lenovo ideapad300 and installed a dual boot system. the wifi for windows 10 works seamlessly while its problematic in ubuntu this is the output for lspci -knn | grep Net -A2 ...
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Proprietary nvidia drivers for TitanX screen refresh problems (Ubuntu 14.04)

How screen looks like with proprietary drivers Hi all, I just installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my new machine. (Machine specs: Nvidia Titan X, dual Xeon E5-2687W v3, 128GB Ram). The machine works fine ...
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How to use only the Nvidia GPU?

I have a laptop with an integrated Intel HD Graphics 3000 and a dedicated GPU from Nvidia. Since the Intel HD Graphisc is crashing all the time, how can I switch only on the Nvidia GPU and never use ...
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unable to log in after tinkering with drivers

I was having some trouble getting steam to work on my ubuntu installation, while doing this I followed some suggestions about deleting/changing various files and changed a few packages. At some point ...
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15.10 - Bad performance, even with a SSD?

already asked this at the ubuntu forums, hopefully i get an answer here, I migrated from Windows10 to Ubuntu. I used Linux already in the past and distrohopped from Arch, to Fedora, to Debian and ...
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problem with dual amd graphics card amd radeon r5 A8 and radeon r7 m260

Good day I have problem with dual AMD graphics card AMD Radeon R5 A8 and Radeon R7 M260. Hope, you can help me, I try to install drivers at additional driver in Ubuntu, try download and install from ...
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ubuntu 14.04 cant login after uninstalling amd drivers

Im pretty new to ubuntu. I was using amd catalyst drivers but i wanted to update ubuntu so I decided to uninstall the drivers to prevent conflict so I did. "sudo aticonfig --uninstall". I cant recall ...
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Secondary Screen & Mouse Click snafu

I think both my problems are related. When I connect my laptop (Dell Latitude E6410) to my TV, after some overscan tweaking’s, it looks good on the TV but when I move my mouse to any of the edges of ...
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I can't connect to my wifi network

I have a serious problem here. I have a new pc . It's a HP Notebook - 15-ac103nk. I installed both Windows 7 and ubuntu. I had some problemes with Wifi drivers in Windows 7 but I fixed them , and ...
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Computer freezes when I close Xserver

I am trying to update the nvidia drivers and I need to kill Xserver. Opening Ubuntu with command line I both tried pgrep dm -l sudo kill (insert PID here) and /etc/init.d/gdm3 stop In both cases ...
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I want to move from Windows 10

So I'm interested in making the move from Windows 10 to Ubuntu. I've got it running as a VM at the moment but would really like to use it as my primary OS and run Windows as a VM instead. My only ...
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Ethernet driver for HP Compaq 8200 Elite Small Form Factor PC

I have an HP Compaq 8200 Elite sff PC. I downloaded the driver from hp, and installed it, but whenever i restart the pc, the driver I installed doesn't work, and I need to reinstall it again, and then ...
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Just Installed Ubuntu on Laptop

So I am running Ubuntu on my clevo w110er (i7-3630Q, gtx 650m, Samsung ssd). My question is do I need to install drivers to get the full potential out of my hardware when I'm on Ubuntu? I also have ...
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Wireless Internet not working Acer Aspire R5

I'm so new to Linux that it should be illegal for me to post on this forum. I bought this Acer Aspire a few months. It came with Windows 10. I obtained a virus after I removed my anti-virus soft ...
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Radeon HD 3000 drivers for Ubuntu 14.04.3? HDMI overscan problems

Please be patient with me, I haven't used a linux distro since slackware in the late 90's and have since forgotten everything I once knew. Anyways, I've installed Ubuntu 14.04.3 on my main HTPC ...
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rlt8188ee.conf error

There doesn't seem to be a problem, but before bootup i get a message that says an error about libkmod and rlt8188ee.conf, saying the there is an issue on line 2 starting with c and on line 3 starting ...
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Ubuntu is sluggish and fells slow

I have installed ubuntu 14.04 on my Lenovo s20-30. This is fresh install. System is quite slow, i thought it may be driver problem. How to check if im not missing some drivers or i need to configure. ...
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WiFi won't work, no matter what

Ok so I've been trying to troubleshoot this for a couple of months now but I just reached the end of my capabilities. The basic problem is that my wifi does not connect to my home network (at least ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Atheros AR922X [168c:0029] Wifi PCI memory region reserve error

I've been struggling with this for a while. Can't make my PCI Wifi card work on a desktop with Ubuntu 14.04. I'm attaching the wireless-info.txt by the 'wireless-info' script. Please note the first ...
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Black screen flash during video

I am watching videos, not in full screen but full window, running from my laptop to tv via hdmi, at random moments the tv goes black for a second and loses sound but video does not stop. Is there ...
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AMD Video Drivers for Ubuntu? (Very Slow Graphics)

I just freshly installed Ubuntu 15.10 on my Asus X452E Notebook, it has AMD HD 8xxxM R3 Series video card. I don't know how to install the right drivers for video, I downloaded x.org fxgrx something ...
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Ubuntu freezes during startup screen after rebooting after installing AMD graphics drivers

I have an Asus r7250 graphics card, which I plug two monitors into (1 VGA, one HDMI). Recently (today) I installed Ubuntu 14.04 on this computer (a desktop, 64 bit). Within Ubuntu, I was able to ...
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Can't access internet through wi-fi after some time connected [duplicate]

My problem is similar to this one but my wireless connection doesn't straight out disconnect. It appears to be ok looking at the wi-fi symbol at the upper right corner but after some time I can't ...
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Minecraft flickers when window maximized

Whenever I maximize the the Minecraft window the game starts flickering. This problem only occurs in-game and not in the title screen. I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I've tried updating my drivers, but ...
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How to get normal terminal or impement new intel i915 drivers to 4.2.0-27-generic kernel

I had problem with intel i915 drivers (get gpu hang) like this on Linux version 4.2.0-27-generic (buildd@lgw01-12) (gcc version 5.2.1 20151010 (Ubuntu 5.2.1-22ubuntu2) ) #32-Ubuntu SMP Fri Jan 22 ...
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Unable to create hotspot in ubuntu 15.04

My laptop is having Broadcom BCM43142. I used KDE connection editor for adding info like ssid, password and other hotspot related stuff. But now when I try to start the hotspot by using create new ...
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Fan is not detected

I'm trying to use ubuntu in my laptop. But the fan seems to not working.. I try use sudo pwmconfig but this is the result.. sudo pwmconfig # pwmconfig revision 6166 (2013-05-01) This program will ...
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Installing CURA 7.5 on Ubuntu 15.10 - difference between runfile and deb?

I have GeForce GT 740 on my computer, and I am trying to install CUDA toolkit, in order to use CUDA with Python. I think I have installed the driver correctly: ~$ lspci | grep -i nvidia 01:00.0 VGA ...
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Weird mouse behaviour in Xubuntu - BUG?

I have Xubuntu 14.04 x64 installed and I'm noticing a very strange behaviour. Sometimes my mouse acts as if I've pressed the right button and opens context menus at random. I've tried finding out ...
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Install Intel AC 8260 wireless drivers offline

As my laptop does not have Ethernet port, to set up wireless, I need to install drivers offline. My Ubuntu version is 14.04.3, and kernel version is 3.19.0-25-generic. Output of the command: lspci ...