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Installing Nvidia Drivers: open source vs proprietary

I have a fresh installation of Ubuntu 14.04.2, and now I want to start using Nvidia's official drivers, rather than the Nouveau drivers that come as default with Ubuntu. So, on the Nvidia website, I ...
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Problems with Qualcomm Atheros AR9285 Wireless Network Adapter

I'am sorry to ask about this hardware again, but the problem is: ==lspci: 01:00.0 Network controller: Qualcomm Atheros AR9285 Wireless Network Adapter (PCI-Express) (rev 01) ==lshw -C network ...
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how to install wifi driver on ubuntu 15.04 dell inspiron 3543 [on hold]

please help me to install wifi driver on Ubuntu 15.04 dell inspiron 3543 thanks
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AMD Drivers for HD4890 on Ubuntu 15.04

I have Ubuntu 15.04, I need someone to explain me how to install amd drivers for my graphic card on Ubuntu 15.04
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External display adapter (SIIG) does not work in Ubuntu 14.04

I have Ubuntu 14.04. I wanted to add another monitor to my Lenovo laptop, so I bought an external video adapter (USB-2.0 to VGA). Interestingly enough, the adapter displays the Ubuntu login prompt, ...
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UBuntu 14.04 LTS - switching between nvidia and nouveau drivers - blacklist

I found a similiar question. In my case a catalog /etc/modprobe.d/ doesn't contain blacklist-nvidia-nouveau.conf but there is nvidia-graphics-drivers.conf Can I use following command (when switching ...
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changing ethernet drivers acer aspire one D250 ubuntu mate 14.04

I was wondering if someone can help me out, I'm trying to help my mom fix her laptop, she has an acer aspire one D250, her wired internet connection stopped working suddenly, I think i have it ...
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Is there any working wifi drivers available for HP Probook 440 G2 for ubuntu 14.04?

I have HP Probook 440 G2 laptop and I installed ubuntu 14.04. Google search revealed that the official wireless driver for 14.04 is not available yet. Does anybody have a working driver installed? ...
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graphic issue with intel 4400 graphic card on ubuntu 14.04

I have Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS on a Dell Latitude E5450 machine. The kernel version is: Linux 3.16.0-37-generic #49~14.04.1-Ubuntu. The issue: When I start the machine and boot normally, the screen is ...
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GTX660 ubuntu 15.05 second display correct resolution not displayed

Got a Nvidia GTX660. Tried all driver versions since 6 months without getting the solution to work in 1024x768 60. Now I choosed to use the 346.59-0ubuntu1 driver. It was working with the "nouveau ...
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Dell E4300 Bluetooth not working

So I'm completely new to ubuntu. Even having previously installed 13.04.... My problem is that the little light for the bluetooth is not on, I've tried enabling bluetooth but it says it's disabled. (I ...
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Ubuntu has a heavily pixelated screen when I try to use it?

So I was gonna install it and tried it out before actually going through with the installation, but when I did that, the desktop loaded up for a few seconds then became a heavily reddish-orange ...
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video drivers installed, but no WebGL or OpenGL acceleration working

I have a Dell XPS 13 Developer Edition with 14.04 (my first serious go with linux outside of a server) and oem video drivers installed, but nothing requiring 3d acceleration is working. lspci | grep ...
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rtl8192eu driver does not work

since the kernel upgrade to 4.0.1, because I had a version 3.1x, when you update the driver rtl8192eu not work for me, I get the following error make [1]: [_module_ / home / kevin / Desktop / ...
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14.04 - How to use integrated CPU graphics with NVIDIA driver?

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04, and am having some graphics troubles. Basically, what I want to do is have the NVIDIA driver installed, while still use CPU graphics for the display, and have my NVIDIA ...
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Installing a video driver on the demo system

I want to test the latest Kubuntu distribution DVD on a new computer, but with this twist: I also want to install a video driver from a hardware website to see how well it works. If I simply try to ...
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Every time I get an update that says “Ubuntu Base” I lose graphics, and have to reinstall the driver. Is there a fix?

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on a 64 bit Intel box with a GeForce GTX 750 Ti (used for gaming on my Windows partition). Every time I get an update to Ubuntu Base, I lose graphics. The only way I've ...
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SD Card reader stopped working: cannot even mount it

On my HP 625 Laptop running Ubuntu 14.10 with kernel 3.16.0-28, the SD card reader stopped working after some time. The last actions related to this device were installing exfat-fuse and exfat-utils ...
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Clickable file that adds code in terminal and runs it automatically?

As my wi-fi driver is doing a bit weird I need to add codes into the terminal everytime I restart my PC to use Wi-Fi. I get that opening the terminal and typing in two lines of code isn't that much ...
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Ubuntu 15.04, Asus Flipbook TP500LN No Internet and touchpad did use NDISwrapper [SOLVED]

So I installed Ubunutu 15.04 on my Asus Flipbook TP500LN, but I don't have acces to wi-fi (ethernet does work). Now I read about Ndiswrapper, I installed the program and used it to install my wi-fi ...
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Can't upgrade kernal after installing Nvidia drivers

A while back I set up an installation of Ubuntu 14.04.1. Part of this process, I installed Nvidia drivers from the Ubuntu Software Center. Everything went ok and I never thought anything about it ...
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Unable to start steam on lubuntu

whenever i try to start steam i am greeted with this error message Running Steam on ubuntu 15.04 32-bit STEAM_RUNTIME is enabled automatically Installing breakpad exception handler for ...
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wifi won't stay connected

I have a HP Pavillion dv6000 with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and a Broadcom wireless card (BCM4312). My Ethernet connection is fine. But when the wifi is turned on, it will stay connected for a short time and ...
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No connection, network card drivers?

I'm new to Ubuntu and I've just installed Ubuntu 15.04 as a dual boot with my Windows 8.1 64-bit. After the installation I can't connect to my wifi and the system doesn't recognize any network. What ...
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Wireless Driver for Broadcom BCM 4312 will not stay connected to a wireless network

I have a HP Pavillion dv6000 with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and a Broadcom wireless card (BCM4312). My Ethernet connection is fine. But when the wifi is turned on, it will stay connected for a short time and ...
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Is iwlwifi or iwldvm or wext the wireless driver?

From https://wireless.wiki.kernel.org/en/users/Drivers/iwlwifi: iwlwifi is the wireless driver for Intel's current wireless chips. From ...
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Wifi Driver for Ubuntu 13.10 for Dell Latitude E5440 [on hold]

Is there any wifi driver for Dell Latitude E5440 having Ubuntu 13.10 64 bit Thanks
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how to install driver for belkin N600 wireless adapter on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I have read through questions concerning installing driver for this wireless adapter, and found that the driver is closely dependent on the details of each adapter, thus I post my adapter here and ask ...
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Use Integrated Inted HD 4600 for X server and dedicated Nvidia GTX 970 for CUDA

I have a brand new computer and I am planning on installing Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on it. I will use it for calculations that is why it has the Cuda-enabled Nvidia GTX 970 GPU. I'd like to have this GPU ...
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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 additional drivers?

I've Dell Inspiron 15R 5520 laptop. Do I need to install additional drivers for it? If yes, how do I install additional drivers? Intel(R) HD Graphics 4000 AMD Radeon Driver Sound Devices: Conexant ...
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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 graphics manager installation error

i am using 14.04 in compaq laptop with Intel pentium T4400 processor, i tried to search intel drivers manager for 14.04 i could't find i installed 14.10 amd64.deb version from intel official linux ...
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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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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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Toshiba Satellite M45-S359 wifi no longer working Ubuntu on 14.10

I seem to be having the same problem that a lot of others have had. -Toshiba Satellite M45-S359 -Ubuntu 14.10 Wifi worked when I had Windows XP running, then when I ran the Ubuntu test environment. ...
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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