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Problem installing Nvidia drivers on 840m (12.04)

Just got an MSI GP70 2PE Laptop. The laptop has an Nvidia 840m and I need to utilize the GPU for my work. I've tried following the instructions (posted here: ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 slow connection with Broadcom wireless card

Few days ago I updated my laptop from 13.10 to 14.04 by reinstalling everything and I started having troubles with my Broadcom card. It was working well with previous version, so i don't know what is ...
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how to restore default graphic driver configuration

I am running ubuntu 14 on a mac machine. recently I notice compiz was too slow, so I changed from default generic driver to propietary. after that, I got a blank screen. I am able to enter recovery ...
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Asio drivers (hercules dj air)

I recently installed Ubuntu but now, I want to use my hercules dj air. Why? Because it have something called DAC or idk. Anyway, sound quality > better. I don't know what to do. (I don't want to ...
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problems with LAN

my PC has been crashing recently (overheated I think), after last crash I cannot connect to internet, I think LAN driver is broken or so. Can you please advice me what I could try to do?
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Lenovo Ideapad U530 Touchpad Driver

Does anybody know of a touchpad driver available for the Lenovo Ideapad U530 touch? To my surprise, the touchscreen works perfectly, however it is the touchpad that is giving me some issues. Mainly, ...
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Bluetooth problem in lenovo laptop

Initiatally I had bluetooth in my laptop & paired to phone and copied photos. Due to a virus I have formated my laptop. Since that day I don't have bluetooth in my laptop. Today I used the ...
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How to Install USB 3G modem in ubuntu 10.04

I am not able to connect to internet using my Micromax MMX 354G USB 3G Modem in Ubuntu Server 10.04 Do I need a specific driver? Where do I get it and how can I install it?
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How to use Intel HD Graphics for regular desktop usage, while just using my NVIDIA GPU for DNN training

[Background] I am running Ubuntu 12.04, my computer contains an NVIDIA Quadro K4100M and Intel HD Graphics. [Usage Scenario] My usage scenarios include training deep neural networks which require ...
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My blutooth device not work in KUBUNTU

The blutooth device doesn't detects any devices neither it is being detected by any other devices. the blutooth buttons just disable & enable the blutooth software but it doesn't work atall
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Are Open Source graphics drivers better than proprietary drivers in certain applications?

I have an elderly laptop with a GeForce 9300M graphics chip. I don't game on it, but I want a smooth desktop experience with Unity. In my situation specifically, are the open source drivers better ...
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Why does Ubuntu 14.04 keep shutting down when playing video?

I'm reasonably tech savvy but very new to Ubuntu and I'm having a problem when watching video. I can watch something for 15 minutes or so whether it be flash based or MP4 or something then Ubuntu ...
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Elgato USB video capture device #10020840 - I can't tell if it's working, I don't think it is. (Ubuntu 14.04 x64)

I have Avidemux-qt 2.6.8 installed, but under the "video decoder" section, it just says XXXXX. I'm not sure if the drivers are even working for the device. In Windows, I would just check out the ...
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Some problems with Ubuntu (particularly Hardware Decoding)

I'm new here and I have no experience using Ubuntu. I have finally decided to install Ubuntu 14.04 on my Netbook. Acer Aspire One 725 CPU: AMD C-70 APU Dual-Core 1.33 GHz GPU: AMD Radeon HD 7290 ...
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Removing nvidia cuda toolkit and installing new one

a month ago I installed the cuda 5.5 on Ubuntu 14.04 (which is not supported for this version of Ubuntu version) , and I didn't do it well. I want to remove what I've installed earlier and install ...
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TP-LINK TF-3200

I'm new here using ubuntu and I installed 14.04 LTS. I'm trying to install a driver of TF-3200 TP-LINK and unfortunately I can't figure how to do it. I've search all over the internet and also refer ...
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Elantech Touchpad not working at all

About a year ago I installed Ubuntu 12.04 and the touchpad never worked and as a result I never used ubuntu I just upgraded to 14.04 thinking it might work and the touchpad still doesn't work. I have ...
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How can I install Ethernet Driver in Wireless Disabled System?

I am unsure how to install Ethernet Driver in Ubuntu 10.04 and I do not have Wireless in the system, Please suggest. Regards, Abyssus
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Wired and wireless connections unavailable after upgrade to 14.04

I upgraded an Acer Aspire 5560-7402 from Ubuntu 13.10 to 14.04. The Network Manager applet says "No network devices available." ifconfig -a shows only the loopback interface. lspci -nn shows a ...
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Is the MSI GT 610 2MB Graphics card supported by Ubuntu/Linux?

I have been having problems with overheating with my GeForce GT 220 so I was looking at upgrading to the MSI GT 610 (which has twice the memory). However I cannot find any resource on the web to tell ...
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elantech touchpad not detected on gigabyte laptop

My laptop's touchpad doesn't seem to be detected at all on my Gigabyte P35 laptop with Ubuntu 14.04 64-bit. I think it's an Elantech touchpad. Any ideas on how to make it work? Here are some details: ...
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No 'wlan0' on 14.04.1 LTS [duplicate]

Just installed Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS 32bit on my "mature" Asus X50R laptop. Basically working fine and I'm using it to write this post, with a wired network. However wireless doesn't work. The ...
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Hardware acceleration unavailable under Chrome with proprietary fglrx driver

When I fullscreen a HD YouTube video or do other stuff that should be hardware accelerated, Chrome slows to a crawl. Taking a look at chrome://gpu shows this: Canvas: Software only, hardware ...
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Ubuntu 14.04.1: Brillo de pantalla/ Backlight: HP Pavilion 14-v003la

no puedo cambiar el brillo de pantalla de mi Notebook HP con las teclas F2 y F3, Ubuntu me las reconoce, pero a la hora de presionarlas no cambia el brillo. Estas son las especificaciones del mi lap: ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Hama USB sound card

I'm using the Hama USB sound card 7.1 surround. How do I install drivers in Ubuntu 14.04? I found http://www.linux-hardware-guide.com/2012-10-21-logilink-usb-soundkarte where it says that this card ...
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How to get all the drivers I need?

Currently I am trying to make a move towards Linux (Ubuntu), after several tries before, this first one dating back somewhere in the late nineties. I like the concept of ‘open source’, ‘community ...
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Why do most of my drivers not load after updating kernel to 3.13.0-36?

I recently upgraded my system with a new motherboard, and reinstalled Trusty to have an AMD64 system (old motherboard was 32-bit). Reinstallation (side-by-side), with 14.04.01 LTS went fine and new ...
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Second Screen not working Ubuntu 14.04 Intel Graphics

I've been trying to solve this problem for a while now so I'll appreciate your help. I can't make ubuntu 14.04 recognise my second monitor. This is my graphics card info ~# lspci | grep -i vga ...
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Ubuntu cuda toolkit

i want to ask a question i am still new to Linux and Ubuntu i will build a workstation with 3 GPUs one gtx 760 and two gtx750 ti the main problem is to install Linux OS that has a nivida toolkit ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Problem with bumblebee and nVidia 331

i've try to install bumblebee and nvidia 331 from official repo with this command: sudo apt-get install bumblebee bumblebee-nvidia primus nvidia-331 I've modified the bumblebee.conf with any ...
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Bluetooth adapter not present

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on my HP Pavilion with dual boot alongside with Windows 7 Bluetooth is not working in Ubuntu. No bluetooth icon in taskbar, at desktop by clicking an icon of bluetooth in ...
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Driver for Kyocera FS-820

I have used this printer with no probs with previous Ubuntu versions. With 14.04 after clicking on the recommended driver the sreen shows "Installing driver openprinting-glutenprint" it stops halfway ...
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Nvidia card not found

Ubuntu does not see my 2nd video card (Nvidia) on Settings>Details shows that I'm using integrated intel HD video lspci -vnn | grep -i VGA -A 12 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller [0300]: Intel ...
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How to install from .tar.tar files? [on hold]

I have a problem trying to install some drivers for my printer. I have a .tar archive with some .tar.tar archives and .deb archives. I wonder how can I install them. Uncle Google told me only about ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Can't use NVidia

as I stated in the title, no matter what I do, I can't switch my priority from nouveau to NVidia. When I go to synaptic Package manager and apply changes as told, it waits forever to apply changes, so ...
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Display out of range on Kubuntu after I install ATi drivers

I always get "Display out of range" after I install ATi drivers on Kubuntu. After the installation I'm running aticonfig --initial, then aticonfig --resolution=0,1440x900 (my monitor res), that's what ...
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Video card driver problems

So I downloaded Ubuntu 14.04 64 bit, put it on a flash drive with unetbootin, and installed it on my PC by itself no dual boot. Then I went on the and site and downloaded the catalyst 13.1 driver pack ...
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activation of Broadcom STA driver failed

activation of Broadcom STA drivers failed. I tried looking up other similar problems but nothing seems to help. have a look at this screen shot:
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How can I confirm all available (and active) graphics drivers and cards?

If I open the "Additional Drivers" tab in the "Software & Updates" application, I can see that my graphics card is detected, available drivers are listed, and the active driver is selected. ...
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Ubuntu Wifi and drivers problem

I just installed Ubuntu 14.04 alongside windows 8 on my Vaio laptop. Wifi is working on windows normally but it's not working on Ubuntu though I can connect to internet through ethernet.There is ...
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Dell Vostro 3750 finger print scanner

I have a Dell 3750 that runs Ubuntu 14.4Lts. I also have a finger print scanner that does not seem to work with Ubuntu with my current set up. The finger print scanner comes up as VFS5011 Fingerprint ...
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Dual monitor setup

I am having a lot of trouble getting Ubuntu to work with my monitor. It works fine on Windows, so I know it is not a cable or monitor issue. I have both a DisplayPort output and VGA, so I prefer to ...
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dell inspiron 3521 bluetooth doesn't work on ubuntu 14.04

I'm installed Ubuntu 14.04 and got first problems. First, wifi card doesn't work, so i put my laptop on ethernet cable and installed some drivers for BCM43142 802.11b/g/n. That was good, but another ...
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Ubuntu Server 14.04.1 LTS + skystar 2 express hd

Dears i want to install skystar 2 express hd driver in Ubuntu server 14.04 , i tired from searching in internet i did not see topic helps me please i need to install skystar 2 express hd in Ubuntu ...
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Lubuntu Wireless Driver for BCM4309 [14e4:4324] (rev 02)

I have installed Lubuntu on an old Dell D600 laptop. Everything is working great except for the wireless Ethernet card. "lspci -vnn -d 14e4:" reveals the following: ~~~~~ Broadcom Corporation ...
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Is there a way to “restart” the touchpad driver?

I use Ubuntu 14.04 on a laptop, usually with an external usb mouse and keyboard and screen connected. Sometimes, however, I unplug all of them and move the laptop and keep using it with the builtin ...
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Is Ubuntu TV included in 14.04?

Is TV included in 14.04? or is it an addon? My tuners are Quad from digitalnow in Australia.
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Laptop Lenovo Y570, bumblebee doesn't work?

I have a problem, I'm using ubuntu 14.04 on Lenovo Y570. There are a lot of materials for this question about linux and Nvidia GT555M video card, but still i'm new on linux and i can't handle it. My ...
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Why does Ubuntu 14.04 not detect my Wacom Bamboo Pad CTH-301K (USB)?

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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Epson Workforce 845

I have installed all the required drivers to get my Epson Workforce 845 to work most of the time on Ubuntu 14.04. I can print and scan, never tried faxing. What I need is the option to use duplex ...