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Mobility Radeon HD 4650 and Kubuntu 14.04

I'm trying ton use my Mobility Radeon HD 4650 with Kubuntu 14.04. I've seen that the propriatory driver doesn't work with Kubuntu 14.04 and the new kernel and that I must use the free radeon driver. ...
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How to change resolution (with Bumblebee)?

I need to change the resolution on my laptop, unfortunately, xrandr only shows something like that. By nvidia-settings doesn't work. xrandr -q xrandr: Failed to get size of gamma for output default ...
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How do you install drivers during/prior to Lubuntu alternative installation?

I have a Dell Vostro 1000 laptop with a broadcom wireless card. I have successfully installed Lubuntu and gotten the WLAN working in the past. I am currently trying to perform a fresh install using ...
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Installing nvidia 340 driver on ubuntu 14.04 LTS [duplicate]

I want to install nvidia-340 driver to use the opencl and cuda 6.5 but when I install it, the black screen appears. I looked for this problem I found many different threads but none of them work on my ...
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Black screen on Radeon HD 6790 (DVI), working on integrated graphic card (VGA)

My computer: Gigabyte GA-H81M-HD3 GoodRam DDR3 4GB/1600 CL11 Intel Pentium G3420 AMD Radeon HD 6790 Is there any chance to repair ubuntu on Radeon? I have also Windows 7 and everythink work good, ...
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Lenovo B40-70 is compatible with ubuntu 14.4 specially with ati graphics driver and integrated intel driver?

i m in hurry to purchase Lenovo B40-70 and i cannot use anything other than ubuntu please suggest me that whether the gpu and apu will be compatible with ubuntu or not. below is the configuration in ...
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Touchpad settings edit

I am trying to fine tune my Macbook's touchpad under 14.04. First of all, most of the examples talk about editing /etc/X11/xorg.conf.d but I don't have that and instead have the following which (I ...
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Wifi dropping on Lenovo G50-70

I'm having problems with my WiFi on a Lenovo G50-70 which uses the Realtek RTL8723BE chip. After a certain time it drops. I then have to reboot the whole system to get the Wifi functioning again. ...
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Second monitor renders black, except for mouse

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 and I'm using the fglrx drivers for an AMD Radeon HD 7800 with 2 monitors. When I have the drivers installed the second monitor renders completely black except for the mouse ...
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I need linux driver for usb modem 1c9e:6061

I bought a 3G usb modem destined to function under windows, but i want to make it function under ubuntu 14.04. So i think i need a linux driver for my usb modem, here what i got when i type lsusb and ...
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reinstall wireless driver

My network center is not displaying any wireless connections even though I know there are several in the area. I am trying to reinstall my wireless driver with the hopes that I can get it working. ...
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Canon ImageCLASS MF 4450 Scanner Driver Ubuntu 13.10

I have downloaded and installed Canon Printer driver for Linux through Canon website and my printer starts functioning. However, the scanner didnt. I tried with the application Xsane and smiple scan. ...
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How to run ccminer 1.2 on Ubuntu 14.10?

I'm having trouble running ccminer 1.2 on my Lenovo IdeaPad-Z500 with a NVIDIA GT 740M which is a CUDA capable GPU according to https://developer.nvidia.com/cuda-gpus. I installed the CUDA toolkit ...
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Netgear WNDA-3100 Wifi adapter driver install

I have a netgear wnda3100. I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and I have been trying to install the drivers for it for 2 hours now. The official documentaion says to go to System>Administration>Drivers but ...
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kernel panic on boot

I'm having some trouble booting ubuntu 14.04. The most weird thing is that after the kernel panic error shows up, if I restart the laptop, grub appears (not showing up when the panic occurred), and ...
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Driver written and tested for ubuntu 12.04 doesn't work on Ubuntu 14.04, how can I make it work for Ubuntu 14.04?

I was wondering if anyone had any tips for the following problem. I have a Mightex USB webcam and the drivers I have been given (including source code under GNU GPL) say they have been tested and work ...
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Problem after connecting a usb gprs modem to ubuntu

I already have a Huawei 3G Usb Modem. Yesterday, I connected it to the computer and it was working fine with the internet but today, I detached it from my computer. Now, when I use Ctrl + Alt + F1, it ...
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How to create a driver-pack solution? [on hold]

How can I create driver-pack solution compatible with windows & linux? I've created a driver-pack solution and I want it to be compatible with the both of OS.
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nvidia prime on HP ENVY 15-J186na

How do I get the nvidia prime hybrid graphics working on my HP ENVY 15-J186na? The laptop comes with an integrated graphics card in the Intel Core i7-4700MQ, 8 GB of DDR3 and a NVIDIA 840M graphics ...
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My Xonar audio card has disappeared upon installing Nvidia card (980 GTX). What can I do to restore it?

I've installed a brand new GTX 980 and my Xonar audio card (plugged in!) has suddenly disappeared (I'm using one HDMI and DVI port for my two displays). In order to listen to something I had to ...
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Install NVIDIA FEGORCE GTX 850M driver

I just bought a ASUS laptop which uses NVIDIA GEFORCE GTX 850M. However, it doesn't work under Ubuntu 14.04.1 lts. I have tried to download driver from NVIDIA official website and install it according ...
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No success getting Intel AC 7260 wireless to work

I recently purchased an Asus 2-in-1 touchscreen laptop. NOTE: this machine does NOT have an Ethernet port! I am relatively new to Ubuntu, but it is essential that I get Ubuntu running on this machine ...
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Ubuntu. VGA to USB driver

I'm having trouble finding information about this. I know there are similar questions, but the only one with an answer is 5 years old and the answer is outdated. I just bought a new laptop, they ...
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Touch Pad Driver

I am new to Linux and Ubuntu desktop 14.04 version. I have a problem with my Laptop touch pad. after install Ubuntu 14.04, I cannot use my touch pad and my touch pad don’t work. I need your help. I ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Desktop Doesn't Display Correctly

This is a fresh install. Upon start up I am able to move the mouse pointer around a black screen with a blinking text cursor in the top corner. If I switch to a terminal and then try to switch back to ...
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vgaswitcheroo: client 101 refused switch (Radeon HD5650/Intel Hybrid), can't use discrete graphics card

I'm trying to use my discrete graphics card (Radeon HD 5650) so I can run some more graphics-intensive applications. I have an HP Envy-14 Beats Edition laptop. The fglrx drivers don't work at all for ...
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wireless interface gone after installing systemd 218

I Installed systemd-218 from the sources. After that I rebooted the system. Now I am unable to see any wireless interface. I tried reloading the ath9k driver. But no luck. The lsusb commands output is ...
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NVIDIA drivers problem

i recently installed ubuntu 14.04LTS. My PC configuration is Core-i7 4770 16GB RAM NVIDIA GeForce GTX 760 2TB HDD I am new to Ubuntu. Before installing NVIDIA drivers the window transitions are slow ...
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Unity 3D not supported on GTX 980

I've just plunged from Windows to Ubuntu on my main machine. I've been using it on an old laptop for over two years, where it was silky smooth. After I installed 14.4 LTS on my desktop, everything was ...
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How can I get my All.in.one Canon MG2520 scanner to work?

I have a Canon MG2520 All in one printer/scanner. The printer is working fine. But I can not use the scanner. What can I do? Running XUbuntu 14.04 LTS. I am getting an error message that seems to ...
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Problem with Ubuntu, CPU and GPU and lag

So i just installed Ubuntu, the newest version of course, and when i want to see my graphic card it's Gallium 0.4 on NVE7 and of course, that is not my graphic card. I do not remember what my graphic ...
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Need help with Nvidia drivers [duplicate]

I'm new to ubuntu or linux at all. I'm trying to install the drivers for my GTX 550 Ti from nvidia's official website. I'm downloading the drivers for linux 64 bit (What i'm using). I'm choosing ...
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Cannot get my N300 (DWA-130) D-link wireless USB to work on Ubuntu 14.04

I'll start by saying i'm pretty new to linux, go easy on me ! I've downloaded Ndiswrapper and tried installing the windows XP/Vista driver... But iwconfig shows that there is no extensions.. I've ...
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Canyon CNR-FWC11 usb camera not working on Ubuntu

I have an Canyon CNR-FWC11 usb camera. I need to install the driver from its CD in order to make it work on Windows. As there is not offical support for linux, could anyone tell is there a way to ...
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I'm ubuntu newbie, need help. on Dell 5537

I just got a new Dell 5537 i7 laptop with Ubuntu pre-installation on it. It's my first time to use Ubuntu system. I know may be my questions hav been asked before but frankly I tried to look them up ...
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Wireless card Broadcom 43142

On my new Asus A450J, I have a wireless network card Broadcom 43142 (14e4:4365). This WiFi card works well under the pre-installed Win 8.1. In a brand new installation of an Ubuntu, my wifi card ...
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Bluetooth Driver for Realtek RT3290

I see so many people are looking for the Bluetooth driver for RT3290 from realtek. But there is same hardware qualified(under certified systems) by Ubuntu with same Chip e.g. "Ubuntu on Asus X501U" ; ...
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how to rebuild a wifi driver

I have a hp laptop and the wireless chip-set is a rt5390. i know that a lot of people are having issues with the wireless connection but from what i have been reading when people have rebuilt the ...
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Ralink 148f:7601 WIFI Dongle [duplicate]

I've followed the procedure in ralink 148f:7601 wifi adaptor installation in order to install the appropriate driver for my brand new Ralink WIFI Dongle. I downloaded the source code from ...
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Wifi issuse, first time user

I finally built a PC of my own and I created a duel booting system. (Windows 8 and Ubuntu) Win 8 works flawlessly but Ububntu is the most infuriating thing I've ever dealt with. I can't access the ...
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dual display cutting off/computer freezes when you press a task bar app

lets start with the computer; 3.0 ghz dual core celeron with 2 gigs ddr2 ram two 500 gig WD sata drives geforce 8800 gts 512 video card. ubuntu 14.04 64bit fresh install, load nvidia-current ...
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can't get back to default graphics driver after apt-get remove nvidia-304

i've removed nvidia-304 and after i've rebooted the system i've lost my graphics driver so now i don't have any of unity effects . i've tried to install nvidia-304 again both failed to initialize ...
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kernel-panic related to Asus sd-card-reader

I've just observed the same kernel panic 4 times on 2 different notebooks: Asus N550JV (running Linux Mint 16 ~ Ubuntu 13.10) Asus Zenbook UX32VD (running Linux Mint 17 ~ Ubuntu 14.04 LTS) These ...
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Wifi stops working after some time on ubuntu 14.10 and ubuntu 14.04

I tried many solutions from askubuntu.com but non of them work. Internet stops working after some time. Sometimes it works continuously but sometimes not. Ethernet is working fine all time. I tested ...
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installing drivers for intel 910 series SSD (data center hdd), how it it possible?

I got my hands on a Intel 910 series 800GB SSD, now I have a hard time installing it since Ubuntu is not mentioned as a supported OS for it. And I might add that I am a newbie with Linux as well so ...
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Getting wifi to work on HP nx6325 is a nightmare

I just upgraded from 12.04 to 14.04 and now my wifi doesn't work. I have read a lot of answers on how to get the wifi to work on my HP Compaq nx6325 laptop But none of them has worked so far. ...
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wifi wont connect ubuntu 14.04

I know there are so many questions answered on this topic already. I've been researching for a few days now. but none seem to work or are for different drivers. please help me fix this issue. I ...
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graphic and sound problem with SONY VAIO VGN-FS980 UBUNTU 14.04 LTS

First Ubuntu was a little slow with the graphics so I decided find for new drivers but after installing the intel graphic installer, the graphics and the computer in general are faster but the cursor ...
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Install Ceton InfiTV Drivers in ubuntu

I am trying to install drivers for a TV Tuner device wil 6 tuners. I've downloaded the drivers from here The README file is below but I really have no idea what I'm being told to do. Please take ...
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Black screen even with live CD [closed]

I'm a little baffled here. All of a sudden, my elementary OS laptop went totally black. I see the EFI boot manager, so I know the display is working. However, when it boots it just goes black. I've ...