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Can't install rtl8191su driver on my Lenovo Z580

First of all I'm new to linux so i need step by step tutorial :) I bought AirLive WN-380 USB wireless adapter, and when i connect him with my laptop (Lenovo Z580) Ubuntu doesn't recognize him, even ...
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Juddered vsync in non-fullscreen with proprietary AMD drivers

I'm using Unity on Ubuntu 14.04(.1) and fglrx 14.20 from AMD's site on my Radeon HD 5770. I've installed Catalyst and enabled its "tear free" setting, which works in that there is never any tearing. ...
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Ubuntu 14 no way to install Nvidia drivers or get suspend working

I'm trying to get an "old" Acer Aspire 5720 operative with Ubuntu 14.04 but the proprietary drivers nor suspend work properly. My hardware configuration: Intel Core Duo T5250 @ 1,5Ghz 4GB DDR2 RAM ...
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Kubuntu 14.04 NVidia driver problem

I've recently installed Kubuntu 14.04 on my gaming computer (switching from Fedora 20) and have been getting problems with my drivers. By default the xorg nouveau driver is installed and works fine ...
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Unintentional ticks ` with usb keyboard

So I run Ubuntu 12.04 in Virtualbox on a Macbook. Sometimes I get backticks inserted in text I type (eg. ps `-A). I just found the root cause to be a very quick press of space on my K260 Logitec usb ...
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NVidia driver, normal boot results in blank screen, recovery boot works fine

Ok, so, like many others I'm having a lot of trouble with NVidia drivers, in this case, the new 340.32 ones downloaded from here (http://www.nvidia.com/object/unix.html), but I've had these problems ...
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Fix Ubuntu 14.04 installation with Live USB drive

Recently when I upgraded to Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, I lost my ability to use WiFi. I don't have hard line access. Fortunately I kept an old usb stick around with Ubuntu 10.10 which CAN access the internet ...
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Setting Up Wireless Driver with USB (without Ethernet or cdrom)

Hardware: I am using a 2.6GHz Intel Core i5 Mac that Dual-Boots OS X and Ubuntu (fully installed on partition; not just Live USB) Wireless Chip: Chip ID: BCM4360 PCI ID: [14e4:43a0] I have no ...
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Canon PIXMA MG5400 Series driver issues

I run Ubuntu 14.04 64 bit and I have a Canon PIXMA MG5450 printer connected to the PC with cable. I turn it on and it is not recognized automatically, I can't find any drivers official drivers for it. ...
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My bluetooth is off after waking from sleep

I should turn the wireless off and on (which has shared button with bluetooth on my keyboard) to turn bluetooth on, after waking up from suspend. This is annoying with bluetooth mouse. I have an HP ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Asus xtion pro help (or enabling ehci)

So I've been fighting for the past week to get an Asus xtion pro to work with my laptop (MSI GT60 with Ubuntu 14.04). I get the "Not enough bandwidth for new device state." error whenever I plug it ...
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What are the layers between Nautilus and a removable storage device?

My question is somewhat large, but I couldn't figure out how to break it down without ruining it. There doesn't seem to be a very good (functioning) way of mounting a Nexus 4 in Ubuntu, so I was ...
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Is this code solution to “unable to detect available WMID devides”? (Acer)

The best current solution for ACER error unable to detect available WMID devices is to hide error while loading Ubuntu - but error is still there. I am constantly searching for any new solution and I ...
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Installing nVidia Driver in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I was trying to install the latest driver for my graphic card which is a nVidia GT525M I opened Software & Updates and I found many options : Using NVIDIA binary driver - version 331.38 from ...
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Installing Nvidia driver for GTX 770M, Ubuntu 14.04

I'm trying to install nvidia driver for my Gigabyte P25W - Nvidia GTX 770M on Ubuntu 14.04 ... I tried two methods described on the following link : ...
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How do I use Nvidia GTX 860M with 14.04?

When I installed ubuntu 14.04 there were no drivers in the additional drivers dialogue for my graphics card. I installed x-org edgers PPA and used a driver but it causes ubuntu to freeze when using ...
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install driver for ricoh r5u870 webcam

I'm trying to install the driver for the webcam for my Sony laptop. I got the driver from here, and I followed the installation guide. But I got the following error when I type in make: ...
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Dell XPS m1730 slow transitions

I am running the latest Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr on a Dell XPS M1730 and the only issue I am having is that when I open,close or move windows they transition with a noticeable bit of lag. Perhaps it ...
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New Build - no Internet connection

Just built a new computer: Graphics: GTX 970 CPU: i5 4690K HSF: Mugen 4 Motherboard: Z97 Pro RAM: 8 GB Crucial Ballistix SSD: SanDisk 240GB (All from the 'Outstanding' tier of ...
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Trouble with USB ADSL Modem

I have a "Symphony SY 5210S" modem with "Conexant" chipset. I use linux Mint 17 on my PC and modem is connected to PC with USB cable. When I login to the OS (modem is ON and all lights are GREEN), ...
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what WiFi drivers are running in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS?

hi i want to know what Linux WIFI drivers are running on my computer right now is there a way to do this in the terminal? thank you for your help!
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ATI Radeon HD 4670 - Dell dimension 5150

i have a dell dimension 5150 running the latest ubuntu, i have just purchased a ATI Radeon HD 4670 graphics card off ebay. when i install it in the computer and connect the monitor i get 'No Signal' ...
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Resolution issue with Ubuntu 14.04.1 [Dual Boot with Windows 7]

I installed Ubuntu 14.04.1 along side my Windows 7 operating system today. My Windows Partition works perfectly fine, the GRUB menu works perfectly fine, and I've installed any updates for Ubuntu that ...
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How to set parameters for Realtek wifi rtl8723

I have a realtek wifi card which is really messing up the internet connection on my laptop. As per a few launchpad bugs,they have suggested to disable msi and powersave. How do I set the parameters ...
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Can't get Brother MFC-J430W working

I have done all that I know to do. I went to the Brother site and downloaded the driver installer, but the printer still isn't working. How to solve it ?
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Dell R210 wired network not recognized during Ubuntu 14.04 install

I'm trying to install Ubuntu 14.04 in DELL server R210 and also in R520, and have the same issue, the network interface is not available/recognized during setup. Same servers run perfectly ok Ubuntu ...
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problems installing amd driver on ubuntu 14.04 - extremely old xorg?

I know I'm not the first one to have trouble with amd drivers, but no post gave me an answer for my situation (not even this one). I have a Dell Inspiron 3537 with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64-bit installed ...
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Headphones sound not working on Alienware m4xr2 Linux Mint [on hold]

I've just finished installing Linux mint on my alienware m14xr2 and for some reason the sound works ok on speakers... but when I plug in my headphones the sound is still playing on speakers instead of ...
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2 usb ports stopped working

I have HP pavillion g6, running xubuntu 14.04 64 bit. I have 3 usb ports. For some reason, 2 of them stopped working this morning, I have xserver-xorg-input-all installed, followed the instructions ...
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I can not get any sounds from my system

I know this is a popular topic, but I have been searching and cannot find a solution to my problem, plus, I'm super new to linux and terminals. I followed this tutorial ...
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Broadcom Wireless not working on new Ubuntu install [duplicate]

So I am pretty new to the Linux world, but I just installed Ubuntu on a Dell Inspiron that is also running Windows 8. The install went fine, but now on the Linux side, I can not connect to my Wi-Fi. ...
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How can I add Aficio MP 5002 printer driver?

I have ubuntu 14.04 on my system and when I'm adding the shared printer by IP, on installing part it freezes. What should I do?
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Will the graphics tablets Genius EasyPen i405 and Genius Easy Pen i405x work on Ubuntu 14.04?

I want to buy one of these two graphics tablets. I've heard that the i405x model is newer so I would prefer to buy this one, however I've also heard that there can be problems with making it work on ...
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Is Asus X550LD a good choice for running Ubuntu?

I've been thinking of buying the Asus X550LD. I primarily use Ubuntu as my OS of choice. I wanted to know if this model and ASUS in general is a good buy for running Ubuntu. I've been searching for ...
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No switchable graphics option with AMD APU+ Dedicated GPU trusty tahr

I switched from Windows to Linux Ubuntu 14.04 . I downloaded the AMD 14.6 Beta driver from AMD's website and installed it. But when I open the Catalyst Control Center, I find no option to switch to ...
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Screen artifacts Ubuntu GNOME14.04 [on hold]

This problem only happens with GNOME 3.x, with other desktops works well. My hardware info: ⠀Acer Extensa 5420 ⠀OS: Ubuntu GNOME 14.04 64-bit (up to date) ⠀CPU: AMD Turion(tm) 64 X2 Mobile ...
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No wifi driver in ubuntu in virtual box

I installed ubuntu (the latest ver.) on virtualbox but for some reason I dont have wifi driver wlan0 installed. I tried sudo iwconfig wlan0 but got the message error: no such device found...I can surf ...
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Realtek RTL8821AE Wifi driver/alternative

I recently built a new computer using an ASROCK motherboard, which comes with a realtek RTL8821AE PCI-E wireless module. I installed elementary os, just to try something new. It didn't recognize the ...
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Graphics Crad drivers for Radeon 7000

I am knew to Ubuntu but love the OS and have been installing it on my PC systems at home. I have an old computer which I am currently using which has the following graphics card. I am unable tot find ...
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TP-Link TLWN725N V2 low signal

I'm using Lubuntu 14.04 - 64 bit, kernel 3.13.0-24-generic. My TPlink, is always with low signal(normally 2%). The other computers are working just fine with other wireless pens, with good quality ...
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How to install zotac gt 210 graphics card driver in Ubuntu 13.04?

I tried many idea from ubuntu 13.04 support, googling but cant found better support. I want to install graphics driver as mention in title, but dont know how? I have Zotac Nvidia Geforce G210 1GB ...
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Intel SMBus UNCLAIMED

My laptop running Ubuntu 12.04.3 has this SMBus according to lspci: SMBus: Intel Corporation 6 Series/C200 Series Chipset Family SMBus Controller (rev 04) lshw command shows it as unclaimed. ...
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NX9105 Wireless not working

I am using my old hp-compaq NX9105 laptop. I installed 12.04 and upgraded to 14.04. Problem is that wireless is not working. No wireless is detected. I installed the b43 driver as described here, but ...
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Dell inspiron 5537 and the system running low on graphics

I know there have been many questions about the system running low on graphics issues, and it has many situations and many fixes. But the case with dell inspiron 5537 is very irritating! I tried all ...
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How to print to a Canon MX922

I have a Canon Pixma MX922 that is set up to print wirelessly. Is there a generic way to print to this device over Ethernet? Is there a specific driver I can install? I am running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS
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0bda:2831 RTL2831U DVB-T Realtek and Ubuntu

I follow the tutorial here: http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1905057 All goes well until make: make: *** No targets specified and no makefile found. Stop. I ran the "lsmod | grep dvb" but ...
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Problems with Realtek driver for TP-Link

I'm a completely new user to Ubuntu and am experiencing a bit of trouble in getting a TP-link TL-WN822N to work with the OS. I have looked through ...
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Nouveau driver has low brightness/contrast

Why nouveau looks with less brightness and/or contrast than nvidia proprietary driver? I use Ubuntu 14.04 in a desktop with a Nvidia GeForce GT 640. I had this problem in the past too with other ...
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I just installed ubuntu, now my wifi doesn't seem to be recognized. Wondering if it's a driver problem?

09:00.0 Ethernet controller [0200]: Broadcom Corporation NetXtreme BCM5755M Gigabit Ethernet PCI Express [14e4:1673] (rev 02) 0c:00.0 Network controller [0280]: Broadcom Corporation BCM4311 802.11b/g ...
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Please help me execute these commands! [on hold]

Please! I'm new to linux and have all the Ubuntu 14.04 Lubuntu 14.04 and Linux mint 17 Cinnamon 2.2.16 on 3 systems. I need to run these commands in order to install wy USB Wi-Fi, It's just not well ...