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Cohiba 3887 p54usb problem with ubuntu 16.04

I am trying to install driver of Cohiba 3887 p54usb Inventel UR054G in ubuntu 16.04 that works with the kernel 4.4.0-21-generic. The driver installed correctly and I found it in the list of wifi ...
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TP-LINK WN722N (ath9k driver) install on Ubuntu touch 15.04 (Nexus 10- manta)

I've been through all the relevant threads on this and they are either outdated, conflicting and/or dont work. My Nexus10 sees the atheros AR9271 device on Bus 001 USB but does not create an ...
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No second display over HDMI (16.04 LTS) hybrid graphics

I cannot seem to enable or use my HDMI port in Ubuntu 16.04 LTS. As I connect it with my TV, there's no signal on either ends. Detecting displays doesn't work. It probably has something to do with ...
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External monitor on Thinkpad P50 with Ubuntu 16.04 and a touch screen

My Thinkpad P50 mobile workstation has an NVidia M1000M GPU to control the external monitor while using an integrated GPU to control the internal LCD, which could be similar to the NVidia 1000M GPU in ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 black screen afters installing prorpietary nvidia drivers

I have just reinstalled the Ubuntu 14.04 on my laptop due to upgrading to an SSD and now I am experiencing an issue with nvidia drivers. When I install a proprietary driver after a reboot the systel ...
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configuring Samsung Xpress C460w and connect it wirelessly to the router

I just bought Samsung Xpress printer C460w and I installed the Linux package driver from its website, but I can't connect my printer wirelessly to my router. In other word, I didn't find how to ...
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The nvidia driver do not support opengl After update ubuntu to 16.04 [duplicate]

My machine is Acer TravelMate-P246-MG, the graphics card is nvidia GeForce 840M. After update ubuntu to 16.04, there are 3 driver provided: driver : nvidia-340 - distro non-free driver : ...
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Nvidia drivers won't work in 16.04, /dev/fb0: Permission denied

Before 16.04 I had been using bumblebee but after upgrading ubuntu, nvidia drivers have broken again so I decided to use nvidia-prime instead. However it doesn't want to work, too. I get a black ...
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i only have one resolution 640x480 desktop looks zoomed in

ok i fixed this once but have no idea what i did system crashed and now im back to just entering random stuff that dosnt work off the 300 fourm pages about it. im conserned about edinting things that ...
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Kubuntu Xenial recommended Nvidia driver

I updgraded fro Wily to Xenial yesterday, and booted to a blank screen. I managed to drop to shell, and after some trial and error, and after installing nvidia-364 from graphics-drives ppa, disabling ...
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Estimate Release of Sufficient Nvidia GPU drivers in Ubuntu 16.04?

I need GPU computation for training neural networks. I need to think where to design the rest of the system. I would really like to use Ubuntu for the problem. System: i7 2013, 32 GB DDR3, Nvidia ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (new install) not connecting to wireless router

I have installed Ubuntu 16.04 LTS on my HP laptop along with Windows 10. I use wi-fi router daily with windows to connect to internet. But when I am switching to UBUNTU, my laptop is not connecting ...
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Is it possible to install Ubuntu 16.04 LTS in AMD A10-5800K APU with Radeon(tm) HD Graphics?

I am a technology enthusiast and try to taste all new technologies (wherever possible) coming in Computing world. So, naturally, when Canonical released 16.04 LTS on 22nd April, I downloaded 16.04 ...
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make defconfig can't find local

I am trying to update my wireless drivers as per this post. When I run make defconfig-iwlwifi, I get this error. cc -Wall -Wmissing-prototypes -Wstrict-prototypes -O2 -fomit-frame-pointer -c -o ...
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Can I dedicate the GPU on a hybrid laptop to CUDA computations, and not for display?

I have an Asus K401LB which has the 940M. I've had nothing but pain trying to install Nvidia drivers and CUDA 7.5 on either 14.04 or 16.04, and have spent painful days scouring the internet trying to ...
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Can't get CS:GO to stop stuttering

I just recently installed ubuntu 16.04 onto my PC, I am also a pretty big gamer, i love counter-strike global offensive, but for the life of me i cant get the game to run smoothly, In windows i get ...
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AMD r9 280x Drivers for Ubuntu 16.04?

I can't see to get to know how to install AMD driver on the ubuntu 16.04. I been using ubuntu for around a year, and I always seem to have trouble installing :( I took a look at Install AMD drivers ...
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Are mouse drivers supported on Ubuntu?

I'm intending to buy a cheap gaming mouse (looking for a low DPI for CS:GO) with a variable DPI. The problem is, most mice require drives to get the mouse working correctly, and I don't particularly ...
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WiFi does not work: Ubuntu 16.04 on Lenovo Z51 Laptop

I followed the instructions in the top answer here: My wifi Qualcomm Atheros Device [168c:0041] (rev 20) doesn't show up and work in Ubuntu 14.04.3 on Lenovo flex 3 14 But got: (Reading ...
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Ubuntu Live USB showing completely black screen

Contrary to most questions, my 27" iMac is too big for Ubuntu to display on. Pre-startup messages show, but no text, no splash, and no desktop ever appears, just a black screen. I do hear the bongoes, ...
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Printer connectivity

I have Ubuntu 15.10 and am trying to connect my printer - an Epson stylus SX445W. This printer has wifi and usb connectivity. Via the system settings, not a single printer appears nor does Ubuntu ...
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Is it possible to use Broadcom BCM43142 wifi in Ubuntu 16.04?

I've spent hours looking on the net, tried various things. One site said that this particular card is not supported by the b43 driver so I have to use wl. And make sure that b43 is blacklisted which I ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 GTX 850M cannot log in after switching to intel with nvidia 364.19 drivers installed

I had some problems installing the proprietary nvidia drivers. At the beginning they caused the log in screen fail to appear, then after running the command suggested here: ...
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I really need help installing the Broadcom Corporation BCM43142 Driver!

I hope someone can help! Well here is a description: I am new to Ubuntu, and just installed it. I am having allot of trouble getting my wifi adapter to work... here is the model: Broadcom Corporation ...
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Installing printer drivers

I don't have much experience with Terminal and am trying to install printer drivers for a Canon MX494. I've downloaded (multiple copies lol) of the drivers (.deb and .rpm) and Terminal can't find ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 “Nvidia GPU Driver” can not use proprietary driver

After a fresh install (16.04) to my notebook which have Nvidia GT 750m, I want to change GPU driver from "Software & Updates" --> "Additional Drivers". System identifies my graphic card, no ...
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Can i use borh discrete Nvidia and integrated Intel HD at the same time for dual monitor?

It is now 2016. and I've been wondering is it now possible to run simultaneously Intel HD 2500 and Nvidia GTX 650 Ti Boost on Ubuntu? I've set it up on Windows 7 after enabling iGPU support in BIOS ...
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No internet connection with Netgear N300 WiFi usb mini adapter

Good afternoon fellas, I am trying to connect a desktop to my wifi network using a Netgear N300 mini adapter. The stick connects to the network but fails to connect to internet. I can see the device ...
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Temperature sensors broken?

I just followed this guide to install lm-sensors on my machine but the output I get is kind of weird: asus-isa-0000 Adapter: ISA adapter cpu_fan: 0 RPM radeon-pci-0008 Adapter: PCI adapter ...
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Syntek Easycap Capture card sound problem

So a couple days back I picked up a Syntek (I know this through various experiments) Easycap capture card. (pictured below) So I have installed what I hope is the appropriate drivers from here but ...
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NVIDIA driver causing Blank screen, but not if Monitor is connected

I recently upgraded to Ubuntu 16, and chose NVIDIA drivers, for my Asus G55VW laptop. After rebooting, the screen remains blank with a cursor blinking on the top left. However, if I keep my BenQ ...
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Looking for open source driver for 7850k APU

Please help finding the driver and respository for amd 7850k
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Webcam won't capture video. Listed in lsusb & key is found in /proc/bus/input/devices/ but the device is not found in /sys/kernel/debug/usb/devices

Not a resolution or permissions issue either. I'm not sure about the sigififance of it being listed under lsusb and /proc/.../devices but not /sys/kernel/debug/usb/devices. For example, cheese won't ...
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How to rebuild kernel for wacom tablet driver?

I have installed Ubuntu 16.04 and my Wacom CTL-471 completely crashes the system every time I get near the surface with the pen. Every time I have to reboot, nothing helps. So I found out that these ...
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Unable to shutdown/restart when switch to Intel Graphics

I'm unable to shutdown/restart my computer when I switch the Intel Graphics. I have GTX 970M Graphics Card with i7 6700HQ, I'm able to start Ubuntu typing as boot parameter idle=nomwait, without this ...
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Verification/installation of chipset/video drivers

I found and downloaded the associated iteration of Ubuntu 12.04.1 for an IBM Server x3500 M4 listed on Ubuntu's website (http://www.ubuntu.com/certification/hardware/201205-11044/), but I'm confused ...
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Ubuntu unable to use Kinect v1

I used Kinect on my ubuntu laptop, with a 12V adapter connect Kinect to usb. But the light on Kinect is always flashing and when checking lsusb, I can sometimes see Motor plugin and NEC which I think ...
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OpenGL GLX extension not supported by display

So the title is pretty self explanatory about my problem. I went on vacation a couple weeks ago, everything was fine and now, two weeks later, I get back, no one has touched the computer and this ...
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How to Restore Ubuntu 14.04 kernel and Replace `bcmwl-kernel-source`?

I followed unsuccessfully an advice in the thread Will 16.04 Support Wlan driver of Mac air? and run sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install bcmwl-kernel-source sudo apt-get autoremove How can ...
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How to Disable System beep in Ubuntu 14.04

I have been getting the beep beep sound from my system on startup onwards, i have tried sudo modprobe pcspk (gives an output modprobe: FATAL: Module pcspk not found.) and edited ...
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pdo_mysql removed on updating to 16.04

I recently updated to 16.04 LTS. And it updated my php to 7.0. Now it some how removed pdo_mysql. I need this extension to develop magento website. In phpinfo, I find pdo support: enabled pdo ...
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Wi-fi won't work on my Lenovo. please help

I'm using a Lenovo G50-80 and i installed Ubuntu 16.04 LTS last week, but for some reason i can't connect it to wifi without ethernet. I've tried a handful of different options on this forum, but the ...
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/etc/modprobe.d/ conf file ignored

I am trying to add a module option for the amdgpu module, but it is seemingly ignored. /etc/modprobe.d/amdgpu.conf contents: options amdgpu audio=1 Relevant output from modprobe -c | grep amdgpu, ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 installed AMD Drivers -oops

I upgraded Ubuntu 15.10 to 16.04 today... I wasn't thinking today, definitely failed to read the myriad of warning signs to not install AMD drivers -- but I did LOL facepalm Note: I downloaded and ...
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Please HELP! I need to know if my PC is eligible for Linux (S.F. Ubuntu 16.04) [on hold]

Dear Ask Ubuntu forum community, I have purchased a new PC few days ago, however something went terribly wrong while I was trying to test some very intense programs on it (I was basically messing ...
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Nvidia HDMI sound is not working, cant update ALSA driver

I recently installed Ubuntu 16.04 on my desktop PC. My graphics Card is 780GTX, it is recognized and works. I updated to the 361 nvidia binaries driver. But the sound over HDMI doesnt work. The ...
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My install (UBUNTU Precise) has No print drivers

I have UBUNTU Precise to run LINUX-CNC. I want to print setting sheets etc. on my BROTHER HL1470N network printer. The install Printer page finds the printer, but hangs when looking for the driver. on ...
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Unknown Display on ubuntu 16

Hey I'm having trouble with my display. When I go to System Settings > Display the monitor shows as unknown display. I've googled and tried a couple of solutions they offered and nothing, changed ...
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radeon 7640 laptop 16.04 work-arounds

I have Radeon 7640 video in my laptop. I don't like opensource radeon driver. It's slow as hell (and makes my laptop hot as hellfire too). But, it's a good machine with 4 cores, I love it. I heard ...
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My Toshiba R830 wont play any sound, do I need drivers or else?

I just installed Ubuntu on my R830 but for some odd reason I dont hear any kind of sound. I dont know if it's driver based or if my speakers or even Soundcard just died on me for some weird reason. ...