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Unable to Install NVIDIA Driver

So I am trying to install the NVIDIA GPU Driver Version 346.35 (http://www.geforce.com/drivers/results/81252) for my GTX 970 and am running into a lot of issues. I have tried to run the file and get ...
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Issue installing driver for AMD HD 4670

I know this question has been asked a few times but I wasn't able to fix my issue by installing Linux headers. I am getting the following message when I try to install the AMD display driver on my ...
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How to install a Logitech G402 Hyperion Fury mouse?

How to install a Logitech G402 Hyperion Fury mouse? I tried the official website but nothing.
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Wifi Intel Centrino N-2230 not working on Dell Inspiron 17r SE on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I had to reinstall my Ubuntu system because it was not working properly so I did with a USB installation and I kept my old /home. The Wifi was working good on my 14.10 system and even in Live CD but ...
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graphic driver for intel core 2 duo T5250

I have installed UBUNTU 12.04 LTS on compaq presario but it is not showing the graphics as good as windows xp.my system configuration is- **description: Notebook product: Presario C700 Notebook PC ...
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Why wireless driver doesn't work

There's a problem with wireless that the ifconfig doesn't show any wlan interface. I made sure that the interface is up by using : ifconfig wlan0 up and the result was something like : wlan0: ...
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discrete graphic card(nvidia geforce 540M) is not working well

i am using COMSOL Multiphysics for my simulations. at first using it with integrated graphic card(intel). renders was fine but so slow. then i installed bumblebee with latest nvidia driver(340.65) and ...
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While using trial mode of live CD, if I install drivers, will it affect my main system?

(Background info) I have Ubuntu 12.04 on my HP 110 netbook and it's working perfectly and configured as I like it. I have to use the 2d desktop though because it's not a powerful system. Since ...
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driver instalation for Samsung M2020W Printer

The printer shows that it is installed but it is "Idle" and will not print. Tried a lot of other typical stuff.
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How can I install drivers for my Laptop?

I just bought a new laptop from ASUS but they don't have the drivers for graphics, processor, etc supported for Ubuntu/Linux. I emailed them and they told me to install Windows. I don't want Windows ...
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Installing the driver for TP-LINK TL-WN727N on Ubuntu 14.04

I am new to Ubuntu and I have problems with my Ubuntu 14.04. I plugged my wifi adapter but it did not work so I guess I need to install the driver manually but I don't know how to do it. I currently ...
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Terrible performance in desktop at 4K

i'm running ubuntu 14.04, is it a known problem to have bad performance compared to windows? This is my setup: 2x nvidia gtx970 intel i7 5820K monitor: Samsung U28D590 nvidia drivers: 343.22 one ...
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Video card is slow on a relatively new laptop

I've been having problems with my laptop (lenovo flex 2 15d) completely crashing since I installed Ubuntu (dual-boot, Windows 8.1 works just fine). I tried switching the video driver to the ...
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AMD Graphics Driver version that works for R9 290 GPU Pass through

Dedicated GPU (AMD Radeon R9 290) passthrough setup to a VM running Ubuntu 14.04 x64 LTS. Hypervisor used is KVM. Tried installing the latest Graphics driver available on amd support site (14.501 ...
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Problems while creating wifi hotspot for Smartphones

Actually i wanted to enable a feature by which i want to make a wifi hotspot for my smart phones from my LAN connection of my laptop. So i tried to setup a it using ap-hotspot. But when i attempted to ...
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How to use the Linux driver for a Huion drawing tablet

So I recently got a Huion 580 drawing tablet. It has a Linux driver but I have no idea how to use it. According to the email I got from the company it said that if I had Linux kernel 3.12.2 or above ...
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Get wifi working Lenovo Thinkpad t440 on Ubuntu 12.04

I got an Lenovo Thinkpad t440 but I cannot get my wifi working with a fresh install. Which drivers should I need to download so I am able to run the wifi? I did an lshw -c network and I got an ...
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Do I have to remove nvidia drivers to install software?

Whenever I try to install apps in the software center I see a popup like this: It says my nvidia drivers will be removed, I don't know if this is ok, how can I fix this problem so that I can install ...
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Synaptics touchpad driver issue on Acer Aspire 5755G

From last system upgrade my synaptics touchpad driver's stopped working properly. The pointer is still working but other options like edge-scroll stopped working since last upgrade. I tried to ...
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Intel 4400 HD driver for Ubuntu 14.04

I am programming with OpenGL 4.3 and until now with Windows. I bought a X555LD and I am new to Ubuntu. the notebook has an Intel HD 4400 and a NVIDIA GeForce 820M graphic cards, but since I got my ...
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Install graphic driver in 14.04

I just install Ubuntu in my desktop (Which has nvidia card 750TI and CPU i5 with HD4000), now i don't know how to install driver in right way (i followed some instructors on internet but still dont ...
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the flash mem and camera don't work on windows xp installed by virtual box [on hold]

I installed win xp by the virtual box and the camera does not work either the cd rom or flash mem. how can i make them respond on the virtual windows? Thanks
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Performance Problem Nvidia GPU

I would like to understand why my Nvidia GTX 660M on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64X is running slow and eventually speed it up: So, I installed the NVidia proprietary driver: dpkg --get-selections | grep ...
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D-Link drivers for Ubuntu 14.04.1 Dekstop

I have been searching for D-Link drivers (DWA-182) for Ubuntu 14.04.1 Destop but I can't find anything... Anyone knows were I could find that?
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What I'm doing wrong with this Wacom Driver installation?

I'm trying to install Linux Wacom Drivers on Lubuntu 14 (32bit) but they never work on my Motion LE 1700 Tablet PC. This a computer/tablet, the pen is detected directly on the screen and is not ...
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How to install Linux Wacom drivers on Lubuntu?

I need proper terminal commands to install Linux Wacom Tablet drivers on Lubuntu 14 (32 bit). There are no clear step by step instructions for this particular OS and the installation fails every time ...
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NVIDIA drivers mystery!

I have had problems with NVIDIA drivers for a while. Now I got a problem: In additional drivers I get 331.113, as this link http://www.nvidia.com/Download/driverResults.aspx/80533/en-us shows, it is ...
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diablo 3 wont run on my computer

I been using Ubuntu for a year and love it I used to have windows 7 where I ran diablo 3 . I went to play again installed wine and after I log onto blizzard it tells me that my graphics are not up to ...
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Nvidia Problem connection HDMI (Not detecting LG TV)

I'm trying to connect LG-47LB650V to HP Pavilion-dv6-2190US that has GeForce GT 230M Via HDMI on Ubuntu 14.04LTS. http://i.imgur.com/coAYh5l.png $ xrandr --verbose xrandr: Failed to get size of ...
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Canon mg2550 printer: How to install printer driver?

I'm trying to set up a new printer but the problem is I never used Linux before. It's a Canon MG2550 and the installation CD is only for windows. Firstly it doesn't appear on the list of printer ...
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Driver issues with Thinkpad T440/450

after using my Lenovo Thinkpad T420, I now plan to upgrade my laptop - possibly to the soon to be available T450. However, some friends of mine who use a T440 reported several issues regarding drivers ...
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Any help installing a Samsung m2020w driver 14.04

Cannot find a driver for the Samsung 2020 laser jetin the db... The ppd causes a error requiring software component that is not in the base install. Is there a driver install that will work?
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Audio Driver for Lenovo G500 DOLBY ADVANCED AUDIO v2

My laptop is Lenovo G500. Processor i5. 500GB HDD and 4GB RAM. When I used to have Windows, I could actually feel the Dolby sound. But after Ubuntu, the volume is already seems to b low or say not a ...
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Why doesn't fresh 14.10 installation load ANY hardware drivers? [on hold]

Have Utopic with a "persistence file" on a USB stick, which boots and works wonderfully, but of course, because it's a little slow and extremely limited in storage, isn't suited for everyday use. But ...
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Sound not working! How to fix?

I installed Ubuntu 14.10 32bit version and sound is not working. How do I find the correct driver and install it?
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Why OpenCL is not default (14.04, nVidia 331)?

I am only one without OpenCL or it is a common problem? UPDATE: It appears that something removed /etc/OpenCL/vendors/nvidia.icd, which should have been installed with nvidia-opencl-icd-331, but it ...
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black screen after switching out my video card (driver issue)

I have a cheapo ATI card that I had running with built in drivers while deciding on my final upgrade. i swapped in an nvidia cheapo card to see if i couldn't get better performance with the ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 fans running full speed issue

Only a newbie to linux so please bear with me. I have an ASUS P6T SE motherboard with an Intel Core i7 i7-920/2.66GHz 8MB Cache Quad Core Processor i have 4GB of DDR3 RAM and a ATI Radeon 4890 1GN ...
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Asus ROG G751JM - Wireless network is very slow in Ubuntu 14.10

I have a dual booted configuration, with the default Windows 8.1, and the latest Ubuntu 14.10 64-bit. The wireless network is very slow. On Windows 8.1, it works like a charm, while on Ubuntu, I get ...
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Nvidia Drivers in Ubuntu

I have Nvidia Quadro FX 3500. I install Ubuntu but when I install Nvidia Linux Long Lived Drivers after downloading from Nvidia website, then after restarting my computer, is shuts down the screen. I ...
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How do I install wacom drivers for Lenovo X200 tablet on ubuntu 12?

So I am newish to linux and I own a Thinkpad 200T by Lenovo and I am trying to get ubuntu 12 to accept the tablet , but so far cannot get it to respond. I Don't know what drivers I need I only tried ...
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Binding device to a driver module

I'm trying to understand better the process of binding a device to its driver. I have an USB tool (In System Programmer for Arduino) whose Id (Product and Vendor) are known. The driver, cdc_acm.ko, ...
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USB 3.0 drivers

Can anyone tell me what exactly is the USB 3 driver that is incorporated in Ubuntu? I'd like to look for a hardware that matches that driver exactly. Thank you.
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Proprietary drivers don't work for my AMD 6850M

I've been using Ubuntu for many years and have been quite happy with it the whole time. I have an Acer Aspire laptop with an AMD 6850M graphics card. On previous versions of Ubuntu, the proprietary ...
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Brother printer doesn't work with Ubuntu 14.04

I have a Brother DCP-357C printer, but it doesn't work with Ubuntu. It just doesn't seem to get detected. I have tried following instructions in other people's questions, and looked up help on ...
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Drivers for Nivida GTX 750? [duplicate]

I tried to install Nivida Drivers and after a reboot the resolution went to 640X480(The resolution was bigger before the reboot but , did not use the full resolution of the monitor)The GPU I am using ...
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eth0: no link - works after windows

I have onboard Atheros ethernet card that is supported via atl1c driver. While I do have a green leds on the card and on the switch the Ethtool claims that there is not link which is confirmed in ...
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ralink 148f:760b mt7601 driver kernel panic on ubuntu 14.04

New wireless network card in can't drive Bus 001 Device 005:ID 148f:7601 Ralink Technology, Corp. I downloaded the MT7601U driver DPO_MT7601U_LinuxSTA_3.0.0.4_20130913.tar.bz2 from Mediatek ...
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I am trying to install Epson V200 scanner drivers onto Ubuntu 14.10

I am trying to install Epson V200 scanner drivers onto Ubuntu 14.10. And I have downloaded the drivers directly from the Epson site for the above scanner. But when I try to install them I get the ...
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ubuntu 14.04 - install NVIDIA conflicting with current Radeon

I need to run programs on the top of python lib Theano, and its GPU accelaration supported by NVIDIA only. I have my 64bit ubuntu 14.04 pre-installed Radeon(GPU information shows Gallium 0.4 on AMD ...