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Ubuntu 14.04 - changing Intel graphics driver configurations?

I am running a graphics toolbox using Matlab called Psychophysics. I am this close to getting everything working, but I'm having drama with synchronization errors which has to do with my driver ...
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How do I check the current frequency of my CPU? [duplicate]

I've been trying to find some information on this but seem to only find things similar but not exactly the same. I'm using Xubuntu on my notebook with an core i7 processor which does hyper-threading ...
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Two questions, please!

Hí, penguin friends! I have two questions that i just don't find out how can i resolve it. FIRST: I have one HP Pavilion 15-e050sp and i have installed ubuntu 14.04 for the first time. I'm a ...
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Why Are Microsoft Hyper-V Drivers Split Into Two Packages?

After installing Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS as a Microsoft Hyper-V guest OS, I see that there appear to be several Hyper-V-specific drivers loaded: $ lsmod | egrep '(hv|hyperv)' | sort hid ...
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What is the Purpose of /etc/init/udev-fallback-graphics.conf in Ubuntu 14.04?

What is the purpose of the upstart configuration /etc/init/udev-fallback-graphics.conf (shown below) in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS? # fallback-graphics - take actions to initiate fallback graphics # # if we ...
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Debugging intermittent internet connectivity due to “ndiswrapper: filter not set”

First of several questions. I'm dual-booting xp and xubuntu 14.04 on a Thinkpad T40 using onboard wireless: description: Wireless interface product: PRO/Wireless LAN 2100 3B Mini PCI ...
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14.04.1 on Dell Vostro 14 3445?

I wanted to install 14.04.1 on my laptop, my question is about drivers. I got all the drivers downloaded but they are for Windows 8.1 and the official Dell site doesn't provide them for Ubuntu. My ...
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Intel Graphics Installer for Linux ends with an error in Ubuntu 14.04

Everytime I try to install the Intel Graphics Installer for Linux it always end up with this 2 screens looking like this. and I hope anyone here can help me.
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Missing 'usb.h' file: What is it, where do I get it?

Summary: What is 'usb.h'? Is this a system specific file that should be installed with my OS? Is it a software specific file that should be included with the source code I'm compiling? Is it ...
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How to install driver for AMD redeon HD 8750? [duplicate]

I installed Ubuntu 14.01 on Lenovo G400 laptop now I want install driver for AMD Redeon HD8750. How to do that?
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language problem

I have been using ubuntu for my official purpose. Actually I have installed ubuntu 14.04 desktop version OS in one server. Everything is fine but when I try to execute command ls -ltr then is shows ...
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I cannot delete a folder from a driver (ubuntu 13.04) [on hold]

When i try to delete a folder from a drive its saying through UI Error while deleting. Could not remove the folder New_Movie When i clicked show details , its showing Could not remove the folder ...
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Ubuntu and a Epson Artisan 835 printer not installing (Install locks up)

Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and a Epson artisan 835 printer not installing (Install locks up). I use set-up, printers, and choose the Epson. It starts to install and locks up about half way. Is there a way to ...
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how can install AMD graphics driver on lenova G400? [on hold]

I installed ubundu 14.01 on lenova G400 laptop now i want install AMD graphics driver on my laptop i have only basic knowledge about linux
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Connection dropouts with RealTek RTL8188CE

I'm an Ubuntu rookie with an unresolved wireless internet connection issue. I've spent a lot of time fiddling around in my never-ending quest to get my connection working properly, but my inexperience ...
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Hybrid graphics and Xorg.conf

Is there any sane way to be able to configure X server and have working hybrid graphics at the same time? Whenever I add "xorg.conf" X server stops loading driver for second (discrete) GPU. Example ...
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Unable to connect to wireless network on my sony F15218 laptop with ubuntu 12.04 lts 64 bit

I have been trying since yesterday to get wifi working on my laptop. it was working fine till yesterday but has stopped working now. Actually the problem is it's not able to find my home wifi. It ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 - Installing nvidia-current driver fails

EDIT After trying a lot of things I gave up and I installed Ubuntu 14.04. Now I can simply install the proprietary drivers selecting them in the Additional drivers settings. I'm trying to install ...
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Wifi is Very Slow on Ubuntu with BCM4313

The internet is very slow like %90 of the time and then will go back to normal a few minutes later for like 30 seconds or so and ONLY on Ubuntu. Generally the Wifi is completely unstable going from ...
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Run Ubuntu hassle-free on Asus N56JN-MB71 [duplicate]

I was planning on buying the Asus N56JN-MB71. You can find the specs here: http://www.microcenter.com/product/431925/N56JN-MB71_156_Laptop_Computer_-_Black_Aluminum . I do not know anything about ...
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Can't install driver for AL500AC on Ubuntu 14.04

I'm trying to install a wi-fi driver for my wi-fi dongle on Ubuntu. The guide says I should: extract the folder (done) then type sudo make(done) then type sudo apt-get install build-essential(done) ...
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Intel i915 driver not in any of the diplays

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04. Everything was working fine until I booted up Ubuntu this morning and it froze at the purple screen, sometimes going to black screen then freezing there. I started it in ...
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problem with dvd+r in Ubuntu 14.04

So I was trying to move my music collection (.mp3) from my windows 8 to Ubuntu.So I took a dvd+r disk put into windows worked fine ,put my music on it.Then when I put it in Ubuntu my tray spins,but ...
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Continuous low-graphics mode on reboot after installing nvidia-331 driver

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS. After installing nvidia-331 driver, my machine continues to go to the low-graphics mode troubleshooting. The weird thing is that if I choose a recovery mode on boot and ...
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How do I install graphics drivers for NVIDIA GT 555M series on a Lenovo Ideapad (Y570)?

I have a Lenovo Ideapad Y570 and it has a 1 GB NVidia GT 555M graphics card (ubuntu 14.04). All I want to do is to run cudaHashcat (64 bit one) on it. When I ran it initially I got a message like ...
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vga driver not working

I've got a acer aspire e1-572g with a AMD Radeon R7M265 but my VGA drivers are not detected Please help. tell me a way to install at least windows drivers. for more about my computer visit [1]: ...
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How to install or activate the AMD graphics card?

I have a HP E026AX laptop with a discrete and an intergrated AMD graphics. After install the latest 14.6 beta driver, I am only able to get AMD Radeon HD 7660G working. Another tab is grayed out which ...
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Troubleshooting while installing bumblebee on mint 17 [on hold]

I have a N56VZ laptop with Linux Mint 17 installed and I would like to run some programs (Blender for instance) with the Nvidia graphics card active. So I've tried to install Bumblebee following this ...
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AMD drivers install

I recently installed ubuntu 14.04.1 on laptop HP g62-b10sv.I tried to install the ati drivers from additional drivers (fglrx) but it crashes at startup screen so i reinstall ubuntu.Any idea of what ...
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Ati free driver and fan speed

I have a Sapphire 5850 GPU. When I install any drivers in ubuntu for it my games run very heavy - with some strange glitches in the video. I went back to the default driver and the games in steam ...
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Connect konica minolta dialta 1611 printer

I am trying to connect an old Konica Minolta DiALTA 1611 printer to a freshly installed xubuntu 14.04 installation. Drivers don't show up in the driver search in the OS, and the company doesn't ...
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Banding of Colours in Laptop LCD with AMD HD Radeon 8650g Card [on hold]

On using the open source drivers for laptop on My graphics card AMD Radeon HD 8650G Everything works smooth and better than proprietary graphics driver but the only problem is the banding of colors ...
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So I built a new rig and put ubuntu 14 64bit on it as only Os, i have 2 xfx radeon 6870 cards in

one is dual dis and the other is not I have the Cd for the non dual dis but I have no idea how to install the drivers, im sooo noob to ubuntu but i rly like it... I want to dual boot windows also ...
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Crashes relating to certain graphical programs and games with ATI Radeon HD 3650 [on hold]

Whenever i play a "graphics-card intensive" game, or use google earth for a period longer than a couple of minutes, the game freezes and the monitor turns black. It then stays that way until i reboot. ...
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how to obtain mustek_usb2_backend?

i want to connect my scanner Mustek BP2448 CU Pro. currently it is not recognized. i saw that the backend mustek_usb2_backend can help. where can it be downloaded from?
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Firewire-core: bypassing the 1 second grace period

I am currently using the firewire cam AVT Guppy F080b and the IIDC Camera Control Library to store images whenever the camera is triggered. The application is not allowed to miss any trigger at any ...
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TP-Link TL-WDN3200 driver issue

I am using TP-Link TL-WDN3200 wireless adapters in my linux ad-hoc network. Two nodes could ping each other via the WDN3200. But after a few hours idle running, one of the adapters went wrong. I got ...
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Develop Ubuntu Device Drivers

I am trying to write a simple device driver according to the book "Linux Device Drivers" but can't set up the correct include path. I am using a simple make script. The operating system is Ubuntu ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 used too much processor after latest updatest

after updating ubuntu 14.04 it uses 25-50% of my processor continuously causing my laptop turnoff automatically by overheating. i have no problem before the updates. graphic driver is not a problem, i ...
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Trouble using ubuntu on netbook

I'm using an old Dell netbook with intel atom processor. I had the newest ubuntu working for awhile at first. Then my account seemed to get corrupted because I could log in as a guest just fine but ...
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will manufacturer's hardware management still work? [closed]

I'm buying the Lenovo ThinkPad Edge E545, which comes loaded with Windows. I'm going to erase Windows and install 13.04. Will all the hardware management features still work, for example fan speed ...
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Driver r8169 of Realtek

Somebody knows what happened with driver r8169 of Realtek? Internet connection works well in Windows Vista Ultimate. However on Ubuntu 14.04, it did not work. It does not recognize wired connection. ...
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Finding out what AMD Radeon Chip and installing drivers [duplicate]

I have a lenovo G500 laptop which has a label showing "AMD Radeon Graphics". I want to find out what chip set it is and install drivers as I am unable to use graphics and am forced to use TTY mode. I ...
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Graphics problem (Dualhead MSI nVidia GeForce 660)

The computer boots up fine, however after only a minute or so of running, the applications and icons begin glitching (large verticle bars of solid color or missing text, similar to what I'd call ...
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Update broke graphics driver, no GL, no Unity 3D, GeForce 610M

About a month ago an automatic update and a seven day-streak with no reboot somehow broke my graphics capabilities, rendering me Unity 2D'd and video-game-less. I suspect it is to do with driver ...
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Can't install Nvidia 304 Updates on HWE 12.04.5 [on hold]

I've upgraded my 12.04 LTS to the new HWE bringing the Kernel to 3.13.0-32-generic #57~precise1-Ubuntu. My graphics card is a Nvidia 7600 GS and needs to use 304-updates to work. When upgrading to ...
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How to use old Memory Stick? [closed]

How to use "old" Memory Stick ≤128㎆? I have found a solution for "old" Memory Stick >128㎆, using ricoh-kernel: wget -O ricoh-kernel.tar.gz ...
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Issue with AMD drivers (14.04) [duplicate]

I have an Ubuntu 14.04 installation and my system has an AMD 7730M HD Radeon Notebook graphics card.I installed the Nouveau drivers and tried switching graphics card through the catalyst center by ...
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Problem with AMD HD Radeon 8570M Graphics Card [on hold]

I Have a Lenovo Essential G505s. I Have tried various linux distros but my graphics card seems to have very less support for linux distros. I have an AMD HD Radeon 8650G (int) / AMD HD Radeon 8570M ...
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Xubuntu 14.04 driver for Nvidia 320M?

I checked my graphic card in the terminal by lspci | grep VGA and i've got this: 01:00.0 VGA compatible controller: NVIDIA Corporation GT216M [GeForce GT 320M] (rev a2) So it is thinking that my ...