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Xubuntu does not recognize Epson WF-2540 All-In-One

I have struggled with this problem for quite some time but cannot get Xubuntu 16.04 LTS to work with this device (Epson WF-2540 All-In-One). Xubuntu is loaded on a Dell 1525n laptop (2008 vintage) ...
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NVidia GeForce GTX970 problem ubuntu 16.04

I've been trying to setup my GeForce GTX 970 on my desktop. It used to work, and then I messed up something (unrelated issue) and decided I should start from scratch since the computer was still new ...
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Cypress Touchpad issues

I'm having trouble with my touchpad on Ubuntu Gnome 16.04. As soon as I try to move the cursor with the touchpad, dmesg shows a lot of errors. And the touchpad detects clicks (both right and left) ...
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I want to know best flash tool name for Samsung mobile root [on hold]

I want to root my Samsung mobile.Already,I am using sp flash tool but no work.My running Os Ubuntu 16.04
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Wireless and Lan drivers MSI 160

I have a MSI 160 laptop, when installing Ubuntu 12.04 from a live cd the laptop recognizes all drivers, but when I install the live cd no wireless or lan is recognized. I find this problem with most ...
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Wireless Driver (QCA6174) Not Working after Update

I sheepishly clicked the "Ubuntu Has Updates" box, and upon restarting my computer, wireless doesn't seem to be working anymore. I have a Killer Wireless 1535 Card that was running just fine on ...
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Cant Install intel 945 chipset graphics driver

I have installed ubuntu 16.04 fresh and when I login, the screen freezes. A scattered screen appears. Black screen appears. Only wallpaper appears. These all flashes couple of times and keeps flashing....
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Support for AMD Thames Radeon HD 7500M/7570M/7650M on Ubuntu 16.04

I'm aware of the fglrx deprecation scenario and the availability of amdgpu and radeon instead for Ubuntu 16.04, but the Thames series is not supported yet. I wanted to know if any development is going ...
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PS3 controller on playonlinix with steam games

i have installer Steam trought Playonlinux to play some windows games. After installing, y opened Steam and installed games with it, the things is that the games installed this way will not recognize ...
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Intel graphic driver problem face [duplicate]

I am installing intel graphic driver but showing this problem . Problem screenshot one Problem screenshot two
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Patching wifi driver on Surface Pro 4?

So I'm running Ubuntu Gnome 16.04 on my Surface Pro 4, using a custom kernel from here, which gets the keyboard, trackpad, and hardware buttons working well. The only issue is wifi doesn't always ...
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Qualcomm Atheros Bluetooth 4.0 not working on Ubuntu 16.04

Acer Aspire E15 laptop (model number E5-573-54ZV) with Windows 10 and Bluetooth 4.0 adapter out of the box. While using Windows, I'm able to use the Bluetooth adapter. I've installed Ubuntu 16.04 in ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 — NVIDIA X Server Display Configuration ( No Scanout)

I am currently using Ubuntu 16.04. My laptop's GPU: NVIDIA NVS 5200 m (and the Intel one).I installed NVIDIA Driver version: 340.96 through sudo ubuntu-drivers devices | grep recommended (the same ...
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Need TP-Link T1U driver for Ubuntu 16.04

I'm brand-new to the world of Ubuntu, and completely clueless. I am trying to install a TP-Link Archer T1U USB wireless adapter, but I can't find an appropriate driver. The TP-Link website only states ...
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Black screen since updating graphics card driver

It's my first question here and I hope someone can help me. Like written in the title, I always did the recommended updates. Once I did an update for my graphics card, after starting new I only got ...
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Ubuntu networking not working after driver reset

Sometimes my desktop will be unable to reconnect to wifi after losing my connection. I am using Ubuntu 14.04LTS. I have found I can recreate this problem by running sudo modprobe -r rtl8187 &&...
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Please help me out with wifi driver of lenovo e49

Wifi problems: Why doesn't Ubuntu have it's own Network Drivers? Today's world is mainly about wireless, so why does ubuntu have wifi problems, especially after the latest update - Xenial? Installed ...
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Dell Power Managerment Drivers for Ubuntu 16.04

On Windows, Dell Power Management drivers are available for laptops for maximizing the health of battery. Due to drivers on Windows, Desktop Mode and Logetivity mode are available for maximizing ...
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ASUS VivoBook Pro N552VW - Ubuntu 16.04 LTS

Anyone has been installed Ubuntu 16.04 LTS on ASUS N552VW-A? There's some problems after installing Ubuntu: UI scale factor on highest resolution (4K) is not readable. After some workaround some ...
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Bluetooth not working in Ubuntu 16.04 with [0cf3:3004] Atheros adapter

My laptop, an MSI GS70 Stealth Pro, has build a build in Bluetooth device that Ubuntu seems to not recognize. When I go to System Settings > Bluetooth it says No Bluetooth adapters found. From ...
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Why does katoolin break my Ubuntu 16.04 instalation? [on hold]

I am running a fresh install of Ubuntu 16.04, after breaking it for the fifth time and reinstalling it for the sixth. I tried to install select Kali tools using Katoolin using these instructions: http:...
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Not working brother Scanner in Ubuntu 16.04 though driver installed

I'm running Ubuntu 16.04 and a brother DCP-375CW, a printer and scanner all in one. I downloaded the drivers and used the Driver Install Tool by brother. This is the result: the system says the ...
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linux wifi work only if reboot with “sudo reboot” after restarting “/etc/init.d/networking”

I have dual boot Ubuntu 16.04 LTS with Windows 10 on a Dell computer. After we got a new router, it did not detect any wireless network. Networking was on but it said ‘no network devices available‘. (...
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Do I need to install Vulkan for better performance?

afaik Vulkan is like DirectX. Will installing it be "like a drivers upgrade" for my system? I mean will my gaming performance be better? Some say it wouldn't and it's just intended for developers. ......
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Trouble installing Ubuntu 16.04 since I got GTX 1070

I was running ubuntu with windows, and once I got my GTX 1070, and installed the nvidia drivers on windows it caused Ubuntu to go black screen whenever I would load it from grub. Additionally my asus ...
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Gigabyte GC-WB867D-I faster on Windows than Linux

I just bought the Gigabyte GC-WB867D-I wireless card for my PC, and it worked right out of the box, which is very nice. I tested the speed on speedtest.net and I was getting about 30 Mb/s, which is ...
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RPi WIFI Dongle 0e8d:761b MediaTek Inc. problem with drivers

I bought USB Dongle WiFi from Ebay and I have problem with drivers. I get CD with this device but I don't know how to install it. On screen shot you can see what CD include. When I put lsusb I am ...
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Updated WNA3100 Driver [on hold]

Can someone please update the broadcom Netgear WNA3100 driver link for Ubuntu? All other links to the driver that I have found have returned the 404 error. Please send the link. I already have ...
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What's the difference between kernel, HAL and drivers? [on hold]

As far as I know, the kernel is the API between hardware and software. The same for the drivers. But now I found out about HAL (hardware abstraction layer) and I'm completely lost. What's the ...
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can't add a new pci identifier /sys/bus/pci/drivers/ahci/new_id

Ubuntu does not mount my disks connected with Marvell 88SE9172 SATA 6Gb/s interface. In some forums i found this is a kernel issue and under following link I found some workaround that adding new pci ...
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Satellite Series C75D-B7300 [on hold]

I recently got this Toshiba C75D-B7300 and I want to mess around with it and I've come across ubuntu which I think is a great OS about getting out of windows 10 (upgraded from windows 8.1). But ...
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Wireless adapter not working after updates TP LINK Archer T4U

I've got TP-Link Archer T4U and Ubuntu 16.04 In order to make it work, I installed community drivers from github The installation proccess was like this: # sudo cp -R . /usr/src/...
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Cannot connect to wifi with Realtek RTL8191SU on Ubuntu 16.04

I upgrade my notebook from 14.xx to 16.04. On Ubuntu 14 can i connect to my wifi network without problems. My wifi network is protected with WPA/WPA2 Personal and using mac filtering on modem. After ...
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AMD-INTEL hybrid graphics on Ubuntu 16.04

I saw many saying that the latest version of Ubuntu 16.04 contains opensource driver for ATI. I have an HP laptop with AMD 6770m + Intel HD 3000 hybrid graphics and wants to install Kubuntu on it. I ...
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Wireless mouse (ASUS combo keyboard and mouse) not working

I have an ASUS W2000 Chiclet Wireless Keyboard and Mouse Set ASUS keyboard and mouse combo. Interestingly, the keyboard works perfectly but the mouse doesn't. Both devices are connected with one ...
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How to setup the alfa AWUS036NH driver on Kali Linux? [on hold]

I bought this Alfa awus036nh and i want to use it on Kali Linux. I'm running Kali on a Virtual Machine and fixed the USB issue and now the machine recognizes the adapter. I need to setup the driver ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 completely freezes when using Nvidia card

If I change the PRIME profile configuration on Nvidia XServer Settings to NVIDIA performance mode, it tells me to logout and log in again to apply the alterations. When I do that, nothing changes. ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 freezes frequently with dual boot windows 10

I have a Dell New Inspiron 7559 laptop with Intel and Nvidia GTX960M Hybrid Graphic Card. I'm facing some problems with the system after installing Ubuntu on my new laptop. First, sometimes, the ...
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Depmod issue: modules.order and module.built in don't exist when trying to install a .deb

I'm running Ubuntu server 16.04 LTS and am in the process of installing a driver for a PCIE card, but I have an issue where it says the following: depmod: WARNING: could not open /lib/modules/3.13.0-...
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Problem with NVIDIA drivers and encrypted partition (dual boot)

I'm trying to install Nvidia drivers on Ubuntu GNOME 16.04 but I have problems when I boot up. My machine has 2 SSDs: First one with Windows 10 Second one with Ubuntu GNOME 16.04 (on which I boot) ...
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AMD RADEON 6870 ubuntu 16.04

I'm starting linux, and have installed Ubuntu 16.04 LTS and my gpu is an AMD radeon 6870 (saphire), i read that amd doesn't support Ubuntu 16.04, so in system info the installed driver is Gallium 0.4 (...
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How to configure an application to always run with DRI_PRIME=1 set? Is there an other way besides terminal?

I had followed the instructions posted by emk2203 (My AMD Radeon graphic card is not working on 16.04) and now I could make the apps use my secondary AMD card and it's work! Look: Firefox running (...
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How to know the utilization of intel CPU and GPU in Linux? [on hold]

In ubuntu, to know the time taken by CPU to run a program we would use 'time' in terminal. Whereas in case of intel GPU, we would use 'intel_gpu_time'. But in case of CentOS 'time' command works. But '...
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Bad network card driver Ubuntu Server 16.04 LTS

After installation Ubuntu Server 16.04 LTS network card does not work. lshw -c network description: Ethernet interface product: RTL8111/8168/8411 PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet Controller On Windows ...
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Nvidia driver doesn't work after successful installation

I have an Asus k401 notebook with an Nvidia GeForce 940m. I've added the graphics ppa and installed the most recent version (nvidia-367). The installation was successful and, according to the ...