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Keyboard drivers uninstall after kernel update

I have a g710 keyboard which has extra buttons, so I have to install a driver https://github.com/Wattos/logitech-g710-linux-driver. The problem is, whenever a new kernel update comes out I have to ...
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linux/autoconf.h not present

I'm trying to install drivers for Asus pce-N10 wireless adapter onto ubuntu mate 16.04 It is provided with source files of drivers and a readme that basically says: Installation: type 'sudo su ...
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Xorg repeatedly tried to add built-in webcam as keyboard

First time poster here, I'm having a problem with xorg and my laptop Dell Inspiron 15 7537 running Ubuntu 15.10. I'm not configuring the nvidia GT750M in my system so no nvidia stuff at all in my ...
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Issue installing Nvidia drivers on ElementaryOS [on hold]

I recently decided to dual-boot my MacBook Pro (mid 2013, 15 inch retina) with ElementaryOS (found here). However, I have been running into an issue with the nvidia drivers. When I try to follow the ...
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Are SSHDs with SATA transparent to operating system/mother board?

I was trying to find answer to this question for many days. What my current laptop has: 500GB Serial ATA drive What I want to replace with: Seagate SSHD SATA drive Does this change ...
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Imac 5,2 freeze with lubuntu 16.10

I have an intel dual core Imac 5,2. I installed lubuntu 16.10, but sometimes it freeze! Maybe is the video card? Searching on google I find this: If the output from this command: lspci -nnk | grep ...
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Problems with Xubuntu 16.04 and Intel/Nvidia graphic card

I have a notebook Santech t67 with the following features : CPU intel core i7-6700HQ, 16 Gb RAM, Nvidia GeForce GTX 970M + intel integrated card. I installed Xubuntu 16.04 in dual boot with Windows 10 ...
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Which Broadcom driver to use for BCM43142 adapter in Ubuntu 16.04 (xenial xerus) LTS?

I recently upgraded to Ubuntu Xenial from Trusty, and am having trouble with my broadcomm wireless adapter. I am currently using the bcmwl-kernel-source driver. The wifi works but keeps getting ...
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Driver for speakers in dell laptop

I am priyanga. I am using Ubuntu 12.04 LTS in dell inspirion. In my laptop speakers are not working. But i can hear sounds via headset and external speakers. Once i talked to dell help line they ...
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Unable to Connect to Internet, make Command Not Found, and cannot install my drivers

Ubuntu 16.04 xenial - Minimal server - fresh install from USB - Eee PC Asus 1005PEB I can't get online. I think I need drivers because: ifconfig shows inet addr:127.0.0.1 All pings result in: ...
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Certificado E-CPF em ubuntu 16.04 e Ubuntu Mate [on hold]

Ao instalar o leitor de cartões SCR 3310, não é possível utilizar o cartão com certificado e-cpf. Executando alguns comandos percebi que não identifica o cartão; Porém, utilizando em Ruindows, não há ...
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16.04 Gnome Cairo-Dock stuck in login loop

I've done a clean install of Ubuntu Gnome 16.04 (only OS on system). I have no problems logging in using the GNOME desktop option. Switching to Cairo at the login, however, goes into a login loop: ...
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Yet another login loop problem with Nvidia Graphics Driver install

I just installed Ubuntu 16.04 LTS. I followed close instruction on how to install the nvidia drivers. I did sudo apt-get purge nvidia-* then I did sudo add-apt-repository ppa:graphics-drivers/ppa ...
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sound problem - output

i"m using ipc2 i3 - spec : http://www.fit-pc.com/web/products/specifications/?model%5B%5D=IPC2-C4010-WACB-FMUSB3 im not able to to hear anything but background noise - and even, only while playing ...
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Connects to wifi but no internet access

Wifi is fine though, since my other ubuntu notebook connects without problems. ethernet is working aswell (thats how im postinng here) Ping: snckrs@sculptor:~$ ping 8.8.8.8 PING 8.8.8.8 (8.8.8.8) ...
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16.04 can't use external monitor with nvidia drivers

I am running Ubuntu 16.04 (did a clean install of 16.04) on a Lenovo W540. The only important thing (hardware-wise) is that it has an intel CPU and Nvidia Quadro K2100M that supports prime. I install ...
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I cant get 1920x1080 with Intel Linux Graphic Driver

have a motherboard with integrated Intel HD 4600 Graphics. Im running a fresh installed Ubuntu 15.10 with the official driver of Intel Installed: intel linux 01 graphics But i cant get resolutions ...
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Laptop messing up after installing/deleting linux-image, linux-headers, and the like

Yesterday, my laptop was acting up - very high CPU, hot to the touch, etc. I had no explanation for the sudden change (nothing could account for the high CPU usage), so I checked my apt history to see ...
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How to make packet injection working with wireless chipset broadcom 4365 in ubuntu [on hold]

I am just trying to see hack to hack my own network to do that i am using airmon-ng tool and my wireless chipset model is broadcom 4365 with default "wl" driver installed and when i tried to ...
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I read the solution for installing dlink DWA131 usb adapter in ubuntu..Will it work for Ubuntu 14.04lts?

I read and applied this solution in ubuntu 14.04lts.. Download the source of the DWA-131 (ver:E1) linux driver. Extract the zip file (DWA-131_Linux_driver_v4.3.1.1.zip) Modify two lines (//ed, ...
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How can I force the X server to use my nvidia card?

I have 2 external monitors connected to the docking station. I can only make 1 of them to work. I am pretty sure that to drive the second monitor I will need to use the NVidia adapter. It used to ...
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Dell vostro 1540 touchpad shaking/moving along a millimeter distance Ubuntu 16.04

its a big pain as my pointer is shaking while i point at some buttons or try to scroll. my touchpad works fine on another installation(elementary os). so i did xinput on terminal and found the third ...
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How to get USB-Audio with Boss-RC300 working on Ubuntu/Linux?

I have a BOSS RC-300 and i want to use it as a USB-Soundcard with Ubuntu Gnome 16.04. I got audio working by changing sound/usb quirks-table.h and recompiling the Kernel with 12.04 as descibed in ...
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Noise sound on HP envy 15

Hi guys I have a Hp envy 15 with Bang & Olufsen sound I install the last ubuntu but I have a constant noise sound in my right speaker on Ubuntu, on windows no problem... I hope I will be specific ...
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Can downloading GPU drivers help stream in HD and prevent 100% CPU usage? (Lubuntu 16.04 on Sony Vaio)

So I've got 64 bit Lubuntu 16.04 running on a Sony Vaio laptop with AMD E-350 CPU (dual core 1.6Ghz) with integrated Radeon HD 6310, plus 4GB RAM. In general it seems to run great but Chrome (and ...
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r8169 driver not supporting Gigabit ethernet on Realtek RTL8105e

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 about a month ago and I have found that my ethernet is running at 100Mb/S instead of 100Mb/S. It worked at 1000 Mb/s under Windows XP. The following is the relevant part of ...
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Wireless not finding networks Macbook Pro [duplicate]

I have been having lots of trouble getting the wireless in my macbook to work. I am running Ubuntu 16.04 LTS with GNOME installed. My macbook is mid 2011 13". It just wont detect any networks, and i ...
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Wireless Problems Macbook Pro

I have been having lots of trouble getting the wireless in my macbook to work. I am running Ubuntu 16.04 LTS with GNOME installed. My macbook is mid 2011 13". It just wont detect any networks, and i ...
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How to edit a driver file/ install a new one?

I have some problems with AirLive WL1600USB(rtl8187) on Kubuntu 16.04. It doesn't work. lsusb shows my card: Bus 002 Device 002: ID 1b75:8189 Ovislink Corp. lsmod shows everything, except for ...
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Problems with screen after connecting to projector

I've been having issues after connecting my laptop to a projector, via HDMI. I have Ubuntu 14.04 on an Acer Aspire V5-591G, graphics card is Nvidia GeForce GTX 950M. When I connected my laptop to the ...
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How to install correct drivers for Radeon r9 390x?

I have a Radeon r9 390x graphics card running on my system running ubuntu 16.04. Searching the internet, I am unsure what is the situation with this graphics card. I do not know: * Which driver I ...
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cmake posts an error when called from openhantek-untagged-de67b19b854308c333b9/build

I have successfully installed cmake version 3.2.2 in order to build and install openhantek-untagged-de67b19b854308c333b9, from the build directory I made cmake ../ and got this message: *-- Found ...
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Nvidia GEForce GT 610 installed via additional drivers changed the default color to blue

I did a fresh install of Ubuntu Desktop 16.04 LTS - 64 bit along side Windows 10. When the default nouveau driver was used for my graphics card..the color was purple - default color of Ubuntu Linux. ...
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Making the iwlwifi driver load the newest firmware for intel 7265D in Ubuntu 16.04 with kernel 4.6.0

My wireless connection seems to slow down from around 50Mbps to 3Mbps frequently. Other PCs on the same network do not suffer this slowdown. I have an Intel(R) Dual Band Wireless AC 7265, REV=0x210 ...
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How to make Dlink DWA-123 wifi adapter work flawlessly

I want the DWA-123 to automatically connect to network on boot. I always have to re-plug the device to get it working. Otherwise network manager shows it as disconnected, and doesn't detect any wifi ...
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How do I install custom kernel header files?

I've compiled and loaded a new kernel with: make localmodcongif make headers_install make install update-grub But for new kernel I do not get a new directory in ...
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Ubuntu wireless connection help

Yesterday i upgraded from ubuntu 15.04 (Or something close to that) to ubuntu 16.10. Before i upgraded/updated, my wireless/wifi was working flawlessly, and i never had a problem with it. After the ...
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Why doesn't my new TP-Link Archer T8E WIFI adapter install?

Running Ubuntu 14.04 and want to replace my existing Real Tek with the subject wifi adapter. Everything I can find in the forums start with identifying the chip. I believe I have found that it is the ...
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rt5390 driver ubuntu 16.04

Brand new to ubuntu, wifi working but slow and poor connectivity.usuing ubuntu 16.04 and rt5390. I am super new, so haven't learned much with terminal etc., is there any easy way to help my rt5390 ...
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Driver for NVIDIA Corporation GK107M [GeForce GT 640M]

I'm using Dell Inspiron 14R SE 7420 laptop which has dual / hybrid graphic card. $ lspci | grep VGA 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation 3rd Gen Core processor Graphics Controller ...
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can wifix fix address the problem of not working hardware drivers?

I checked the wifix page on launchpad and it states that it provides a software to update and install hardware drivers automatically for wifi networking.But the latest release is almost six years old. ...
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Installing mtrack driver broke Xserver / creates login loop [on hold]

I'm trying to setup Linux Mint 17.3 on a Macbook. In the process, to get the trackpad working properly, I followed this guide which at one point tells me to install the mtrack driver from the package ...
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getting errors while installing modified wifi drivers

I am new to the forum. I have been trying to follow the instructions for wifi card intel 5300 NIC 802.11n for CSI information. The link is here ...
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Can't Get Intel MEI Drivers to Compile on Ubuntu Server 12.04

I have an old box running Ubuntu Server 12.04. Everything is running well for the most part, but there are hw init errors from the default MEI driver during boot in syslog: kernel: [ 23.448111] ...
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Ubuntu driver to EPSON printers

I intend to buy a new EPSON "L" series inkjet printer (with external ink reservoirs). I wonder if somewhere a driver for Ubuntu is available to these printers, because through the official EPSON ...
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Macbook Pro 16.04 wifi driver Installed but not available

On both Ubuntu and Ubuntu Gnome, I have working wifi in the installer, but not after. There is no wireless device in the network settings, and I've tried the following with no luck: WIfi Issues with ...
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Problem using Xonar Essence STX on Ubuntu 16.04?

I'm having trouble getting input or output from my firend's Xonar Essence STX on Ubuntu 16.04. I'm setting up a studio system for him, and didn't expect this much trouble. I installed QJack and ...
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Nvidia GT 700M Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I am new to Ubuntu and just have installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on my HP laptop I am unable to install the Nvidia GT 740M drivers. First I tried it from settings additional drivers and then tried all the ...
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how to run the scanner in brother dcp-9015cdwe?

I tried to get the scanner working with the drivers brother supports but it does not. Installation of the drivers was no problem. The printer runs without any problem. The dcp-9015 is connected by ...
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My wireless adapter's light is on but there are no options for connecting to a wireless network. Please help

I am very new to Linux and have tried looking through multiple answers in order to fix my problem. Previously I didn't even have a light running on my adapter but now the light is on when running ...