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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 ...
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No Wi-Fi options on HP 450 g3 i7 with Ubuntu 15.04

I just bought a new laptop HP ProBook 450 G3 Notebook PC i7, and installed Ubuntu 15.04 on it, but after installation it's not giving me any options for connecting with Wi-Fi. I have tried every ...
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Acer Laptop with Nvidia GPU and Optimus: Can't get past black screen when trying to install

I've been using lubuntu for years on my laptops to save battery life tremendously, and this is the first time that nomodeset has failed for me, so I searched far and wide for all sorts of different ...
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Can't connect wifi with Intel AC 7265 on Ubuntu 15.10, Asus k501UX

I just got a new Asus k501UX (specs) and after installing Ubuntu 15.10 in dual boot with the windows 10 I find that wifi doesn't work. It did work in the live USB that I installed it from. I have ...
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need help to find out if this ram will work for my computer [on hold]

so my dad picked up this computer from the garbage and its sexy but it doesnt have a powercord so idk if its worth removing the ram and graphics card and installing it into the computer now that i use ...
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Qualcomm Atheros AR9565 Wifi Adapter. Can't find drivers

I am simply looking for where I can download the drivers(source code is fine, doesn't have to be precompiled) for my wifi adapter. My laptop manufacture is Lenovo and the model is Z50-75. The wifi ...
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No Wireless after 3.13.0.77 Kernel update on Ubuntu 14.04.3 [duplicate]

After an update 2 days ago I have no wireless and not even the indicator in the top panel. This is on a Ultrabook with no ethernet, so there is no Internet at all. The results of a script I found ...
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My pc lost the capability of use the network

I started my laptop this morning and I found lost the WiFi icon in the top bar, the I started to look around and I went to settings/network and I get a message saying The system network services are ...
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Graphics driver problem: full grey screen

My laptop GPU integrated is: Intel HD Graphics 3000 Sandybridge. The dedicated one is Nvidia Geforce GT 630M 2GB. I installed Ubuntu Gnome 15.10 on this laptop. I installed all the updates from the ...
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Ununtu 15.10 desktop on a HP Laptop Video Driver Issues Nvida

I have a HP G60-445DX laptop that I installed Ubuntu Desktop 15.10 on. The install went great using a CD with a ISO image and installed it to run directly on the laptop. I selected most of the ...
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Intel Corporation Wireless 8260 [8086:24f3] (rev 3a) [duplicate]

I installed Ubuntu on the new Lenovo miix 700 and haven't been able to get the wireless working. I used to have to remove and blacklist the ideapad_laptop wireless driver/controller with sudo modprobe ...
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Not getting Enable WiFi option in Ubuntu 14.04

I have recently installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. But Enable WiFi option is not coming. I have tried various commands to get the info as much as was possible for me. Wireless Info Script Data ########## ...
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REALTEK Ethernet Controller driver not recognized

I am running ubuntu 14.04 kernel 3.19 x86_64 architecture. Suddenly my Wired Connection stopped detecting. Reading several threads I removed r8169 and tried to install r8168. I have read many threads ...