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amd driver catalyst 13.1 problem 15.04

I got a problem installing amd drivers. Here is the fglrx-install.log: Check if system has the tools required for installation. fglrx installation requires that the system have kernel headers. ...
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What does “ACPI PPC Probe failed Starting version 219 ” mean exactly?

I've recently installed Xubuntu 15.04 on my desktop The video playback was kinda slow and buggy so I installed the nvidia drivers (the gpu is an onboard 7025) As some people, I get the "ACPI PPC ...
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Do I need Drivers?

I've Dell Inspiron 15R 5520. Do I need to install driver for it. If yes where do I get drivers from? Intel(R) HD Graphics 4000 Sound Devices: Conexant SmartAudio HD Intel(R) Display Audio USB ...
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drivers for HP U160 USB monitor

Somebody know if exists a driver for HP U160 USB monitor ? I've used this monitor as secondary in windows but now that I changed my OS to Kubuntu 14.04 I'm not able to configure and use it.
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dependency problem when installing any opengl dev packages on 15.04 (or 14.10)

Background: Currently running kubuntu 15.04, have run into the same problem on a previous install of 14.10 that led to the upgrade. I'd like access to a appropriate opengl header file (GL/gl.h) and ...
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14.04 LTS on a Dell XPS 2015 only boots with nomodeset

as the title says, I'm running 14.04 on a Dell XPS 2015 with Intel Broadwell Graphics. I need to pass nomodeset to the kernel to boot it. I can't playback video in full screen and the wireless dies ...
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No Network connection

I have just installed a new Asus 9750 motherboard and installed Ubuntu 15.04. My network says 'ethernet not managed'. I have set the ip address etc., and also added to /etc/network/etc. Windows ...
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I cannot adjust brightness of my laptop HP g4 1351tx

I cannot adjust brightness of my laptop HP g4 1351tx. My lshw -c display output. *-display UNCLAIMED description: VGA compatible controller product: GF119M [GeForce 610M] vendor: ...
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intel drivers installation in ubuntu 14.04

Intel driver manager is not able to install drivers in Ubuntu 14.04, I tried the changing of name and version of os trick suggested by this forum.. Now the error is depends not correct.. With list of ...
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Can I install Ubuntu on Lenovo Ideapad G505s laptop?

So I've checked the Lenovo website and they have no drivers for Ubuntu for this laptop. Only Win 7 and 8. So am I in trouble or is there a way out? I'd assume I need those drivers, right?
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Wrong headers for Linux version

I have an ODroid U2 running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and Linux version 3.8.13.30. I am trying to get my USB WiFi dongle working through this tutorial. However, at the sudo dkms install 8192cu/1.10 stage, I ...
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(X)Ubuntu 14.04 LTS completely freezes on my Alienware 14

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (and Xubuntu 14.04 LTS afterward) on my Alienware 14 (specs below) in dual boot with Windows 8.1 x64. I'm experiencing random and sporadic freezes (the mouse is not ...
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Swarst drivers in lubuntu?

I recently installed lubuntu but when i run steam through i get this error message " Running Steam on ubuntu 15.04 32-bit STEAM_RUNTIME is enabled automatically Installing breakpad exception handler ...
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Ubuntu 15.04 - cannot enable additional drivers

I've just installed Ubuntu 15.04 on my hd. When I try to enable the Broadcom 802.11 wireless driver from Software & Updates, Additional Drivers, the dialog just refreshes itself and tells me that ...
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Intel driver manager for Ubuntu 14.04

I am new to Ubuntu (linux), I am using compaq laptop with Intel pentium T4400 dual core processor.. It is dual boot with windows 7, today I tried to find intel driver manager for linux, found it ...
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libacsccid1_1.1.0-1~trusty1_armhf.deb or similar version for Ubuntu trusty 14.04

I have an NFC reader ACR1251U-A1, and I'm trying to install the driver for my NFC reader. In the folder that I have downloaded from the provider's website, there are only libacsccid1_1.1.0-1~trusty ...
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Can't connect to wireless, broadcom doesn't work

I have broadcom drivers but it doesn't work, when I hit apply change noething happens. I have only WIFI and can't connect to networks. Output of: lspci -vnn | grep Network : Network controlles ...
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cannot install my hp printer with hp-setup

I used to install my HP_LaserJet_Professional_M1132_MFP running sudo hp-setup without a problem. The program would just download the appropriate driver from the web and everything was good to go. Now ...
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Install open source driver for ati radeon

I want to try the open source driver but after installing it from the "additional drivers" window and restarting it reverts back to fglrx (shown in the additional drivers window). I had tried purging ...
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There is a way to patch AMD catalyst 14.12 in order to make it work with kernel 4.0.1?

here I go: my OS is Ubuntu 14.04. I was wondering about upgrading the kernel to the recent and latest stable 4.0.1 version (my current one is 3.16). Since I have already installed AMD Omega drivers ...
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ASUS X550LD Bluetooth Driver Installation

I have ubuntu 14.04.02 on Asus x550ld Laptop, bluetooth is not working on my system please help me to install and enable bluetooth
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No sound on a HP Pavilion with elementary os luna [on hold]

http://www.alsa-project.org/db/?f=3bc44dbb84f3d566a971dcdd75730feb64727489 here is the info about almost everything related to sound...i don't wanna switch back to windows just because of this can ...
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Want to know how to connect any Samsung, brother, epson, canon or other usb printer multifunction eg scx 3400..? [on hold]

I notice a lot of issues some people have installing their Samsung, or any other brand of printer. If the installers that come with the printers don't work, then go to their website and download the ...
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Ubuntu newbie: Getting my AMD A8-6600K APU with built in Radeon HD 8570D to work

I am trying to get my inbuilt Radeon 8570D to work with my ubuntu 14.04 as when I put hdmi in ubuntu freezes and mouse disappears. So I have to use VGA but would prefer to use HDMI. Now I understand ...
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Can't install nvidia drivers on a 2 card laptop for xubuntu 14.04

I just installed xubuntu 14.04 on an asus gl771j laptop. It comes with an integrated intel video card and another nvidia 860m video card. I open the additional drivers setting window and I get "no ...
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Cant turn on bluetooth

I can't turn on my Bluetooth. Anytime I go to Bluetooth under the system settings, I see Bluetooth turned off and I see no bluetooth adapter found but if I boot to bios, I do see the Bluetooth ID ...
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Mac mini late 2009 Ubuntu 14.04 since last update Sound problems

I have a Mac mini (late 2009 Model) with the following soundchip: 0 [NVidia ]: HDA-Intel - HDA NVidia HDA NVidia at 0xd3480000 irq 20 Codec: Realtek ALC889A My problem ...
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Crazy Wifi Connection

I've just bought a DELL XPS 13". Testing the new Ubuntu 15.04, everything was ok. During the test I've just enabled an additional driver for the Wi-fi (Broadcom bcm4352 ). So I've installed Ubuntu. ...
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AMD Catalyst Installation on Ubuntu; No supported adapters detected

I'm trying to install AMD Catalyst on my Linux Mint 17 (Ubuntu 14.04) OS. My notebook has switchable graphics, Intel HD 3000 and Radeon HD 7550M. Following lots of instructions here and other blogs, ...
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bumblebee on Ubuntu 15.04

I have a laptop with Ubuntu 15.04 on it and Nvidia video card GT840M. I've installed video driver in a way like this: sudo apt-get purge nvidia* sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-x-swat/x-updates ...
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how exactly does a device driver interact with user level application?

I recently wrote a device driver for an eeprom . in the driver code i used the function i2c_smbus_write_byte_data to write to the eeprom and i2c_smbus_read_byte_data to read to the eeprom. from the ...
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getting rid of nouveau and using intel graphics

I'm running a Asus N550JK notebook, which uses an Intel HD4000-something-something Integrated GPU together with a proprietary nVidia GTX850m (known as nVidia Optimus). I just installed Ubuntu-Server ...
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Dell M3800 with Nvidia Driver and External Monitor

I have problems with my notebook DELL Precision M3800 with NVIDIA Quadro K1100 and Intel. I need to use the proprietary driver nvidia (I tested the 331 that 349) with my external monitor. My ...
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iwlwifi driver not working on 5Ghz / 2.4Ghz hybrid SSIDs

I set my router to broadcast wifi on both 5Ghz and 2.4Ghz, with the same access credentials and SSIDs. MyWifiHybrid Works fine on Windows, but on Ubuntu I noticed the iwlwifi (iwlmvm) driver is ...
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nVidia profile switching

I'm new to Ubuntu (running 14.04) with limited linux experience. I have a dell m3800 with NVIDIA Quadro K1100M/Intel GPUs. I've loaded the NVIDIA driver 331.113 (proprietary, tested). Unlike many ...
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-half resolved- Bamboo Pad not working in Ubuntu 15.04

I got a Bamboo Pad graphic tablet, which does not work. I'm running standard Ubuntu 15.04 on a Lenovo Yoga 2 pro. I tried updating grub and other tips given here which seem to work in 14.10, but do ...
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How to install RICOH SP 203SFN driver?

I think there is a general problem with Ricoh printers drievers. I can't configure drivers for RICOH SP 203SFN Already read this questions: How to make Ricoh Aficio SP 100 work on Ubuntu 13.10 How ...
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NVIDIA Driver Problem After New Kernel Build

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 in my system. Recently I did a clean build from the source code and installed the new kernel but unfortunately when I try to start the new kernel, the desktop remains blank. ...
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Problem with Broadcom wireless driver in 14.04 LTS

I am using an Inspirion 1545 and updated to 14.04 using a CD download. After this, I have no wifi. In additional drivers it shows Broadcom 802.11 Linux sta wireless driver source bcm-kernel-source. ...
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How to prevent screen tear with VSync on games with radeon free driver?

In 3d games like Kerbal Space Program and Shadow Warrior, it is visible a horizontal tear, even when VSync is enabled in the games options. I have tried multiple values for "vblank_mode" in ~/.drirc ...
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“Install VMware Tools” greyed out after installing ubuntu 15.4 on vmware player 7.1

"Install VMware Tools" greyed out after installing Ubuntu 15.04 on VMware Player 7.1. I tried checking "No proxy" instead of default "Windows proxy settings" at "File->Preferences->Software updates-> ...
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Installation of Ubuntu 15.04 on MacBookPro7,1 with proper NVIDIA drivers

I'm trying to install Ubuntu 15.04 on a MacBookPro7,1, and have a few questions. I successfully installed Ubuntu previously, but it failed to boot eventually; there was a purple screen with a black ...
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I need the Broadcom ethernet Driver installer for Dell inspiron 1521 ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

Ethernet controller [0200]: Broadcom Corporation BCM4401-B0 100Base-TX [14e4:170c] (rev 02)
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Graphics driver for Gigabyte G41M Combo on Xubuntu 14.04 LTS

I have a Intel Pentium D Processor along with Gigabyte GA-G41M Combo motherboard & 2GB DDR2 RAM. I am repeatedly getting flickering screen. The screen boots up quite nicely but whenever I open a ...
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Nvidia drivers causing overcurrent on USB ports

I have Asus laptop with (unfortunately) Optimus technology for graphics. Overcurrent information on my two USB ports is displayed every time on boot when using any nvidia driver(331.113 and ...
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Corrupt video display on D630 laptop

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 on a D630 laptop with an Intel GM965 video card running at 1440x900 resolution. I'm finding the display gets all messed up after half an hour or so of running, with text ...
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nVidia drivers on 15.04 kernel 3.19 stalling system load

all. I recently bombed my Zorin OS 9 system by unsuccessfully installing kernel 4.0 so I decided to go back to Ubuntu - which I haven't used since 10.04 - and am stumbling across some issues. First is ...
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Wimax in XUbuntu?

I have a problem, I am using the Intel Centrino Wireless-N + WiMAX 6150 as wifi and wimax card but I can only use wifi. I googled a lot about drivers and stuff but I can not find the way to activate ...
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Why am I getting disconnected from WiFi after about 15 minutes of use?

I am dual booting Windows 7 and Ubuntu 13.10 on a Toshiba Portege laptop, and for some reason I lose my wireless internet connection after about 15 minutes of use on Ubunutu after booting up. I am ...
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Installation of Ubuntu on Gateway CX210 notebook

The installation goes normally, but at first reboot the system stalls, right after post. I suspect a controller or hard drive driver issue? Any ideas on how to get through this? Using the latest ...