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Mousepad Driver not loading on Asus x550

I'm running Mint cat /etc/*-release DISTRIB_ID=LinuxMint DISTRIB_RELEASE=17.2 DISTRIB_CODENAME=rafaela DISTRIB_DESCRIPTION="Linux Mint 17.2 Rafaela" NAME="Ubuntu" VERSION="14.04.2 LTS, Trusty Tahr" ...
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Nvidia Driver install

I have been searching for days on getting started with Linux and still can't get started. I am running the following CAELinux xunbuntu 12.04 I7 16 GB ram SSD 500 gb Nvidia GT 540M and an integrated ...
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I cannot login or open a tty

Here is the situation: I am on ubuntu 14.04 x64 with nvidia 740m graphic driver. Last night ubuntu complained about lack of space and I tried to delete something. I followed some url and freed some ...
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Why my Ubuntu block wlan & how to unblock?

Everytime I boot Ubuntu, my wifi lan is Soft-blocked. ( I did rfkill list, rfkill unblock wlan to verify the case. In addition I note that it is blocked some seconds after boot is finished). how can ...
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How do I connect a Cannon Pixma MG3550 printer wirelessly to my laptop?

It will not read the installation cd as its for windows, I have been on the cannon site but that is for windows or a mac. I went into settings but need a url number for the printer(absolutely no ...
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After upgrading of a kernel from the **3.19.0-15** to the **3.19.0-26** it shows me color lines on boot

CPU: Intel Core i7-4770. GPU: NVIDIA Corporation GK104 [GeForce GTX 760] (rev a1). Ubuntu 15.04 with LVM on LUKS: sda 8:0 0 111,8G 0 disk ├─sda1 8:1 ...
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Ubuntu 15.04 Nvidia drivers and break things /odd bugs-tearing

I have after many installs and reinstall's removed my gtx770 and my system works flawlessly. It seems as soon as I install any nvidia drivers (propitiatory or xorg) I have instability with the system. ...
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Radeon Driver Help!

So after 3 days of trying to figure out why my computer wasn't letting me boot off anything other than windows, I figured out why. My Graphics Card wasn't letting me. I took it out and it let me ...
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linux-image-3.19.-.26-generic broken

For reference, I'm on Xubuntu Vivid, installed on a ASUS E451LD (aka a PL451LD). It has an Intel/Nvidia Optimus GPU setup. If I boot off a 3.19.0-26.28 kernel, it sticks on a blank screen or on the ...
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Chrome select options are blank

Sometimes, the options of a select element are blank in Chrome: http://i.imgur.com/7HW8BOm.png However, it doesn't happen in Firefox or even in Chrome if I move the window to my secondary monitor: ...
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Bamboo Pad still not working

I have a CTH-300 Bamboo Pad on a Ubuntu 15.04, and it was working fine a few weeks ago after following this popular answer. Don't know what happened, but it stopped working. lsusb can detect my ...
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How do I install radeonsi + si scheduler?

I was browsing reddit earlier and found this: https://archive.is/Xlnoa It said that radeonsi + si scheduler runs better than the catalyst/fglrx drivers. I would like to try this out. Is there a way ...
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15.04 I get terrible screen tearing on the desktop with intel graphics

So I gave 15.04 a try but the screen tearing on the desktop (scrolling in web browsers, moving windows) is as terrible as in every version of ubuntu I've ever tried, and it always ends with me giving ...
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Device not finding a CD/DVD Drive

I'm new to Ubuntu. I installed Ubuntu 14.04.3 from a disk I downloaded and burned on this laptop whilst it was running Win8.1. Laptop is an HP Pavilion g6. Clearly the CD/DVD drive works, as the ...
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So I'm switching from Windows 7 to Ubuntu 14.04 and I'm having some problems

I have a LiveCD and a Bootable USB that both have ubuntu 14.04 on it. I used them both on my laptop and they work perfectly fine. But.... They will not work on my desktop. I pop in the disk (or USB) ...
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How to install bluetooth deiver in HP 14-b012au

4 in HP laptop (14-b012au)... when i try to use blue tooth it shows no blue-tooth Adaptors Found .
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Serial-to-USB CN-116 don't work on Ubuntu 14.04

I can't open serial port by using my Serial-to-USB Sitecom CN-116 adapter and I always get this error: > Unable to open /dev/prolific EXCEPTION: TransportException 2: Failed to open serial port ...
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No WiFi with Ubuntu 14.04 on HP Pavilion 15

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 on a separate partition (Windows 8.1 on another one). During the installation the setup could already not detect a WiFi network. It only showed something like "Realtek ...
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Gnome GDM with nvidia driver + intel graphic problem

I have a problem with GDM (in lightdm i dont have this problem), when i install the nvidia drivers, if im in lightdm display manager i can search in hardware details my graphic card, but when i change ...
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Network Not Working

I just tried to Ubuntu, but i had no network. Not in Live CD or after installation. It wired network. Does anyone knows how can i fix this issue? My motherboard is Asrock H97 Pro4 Thanks for all ...
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will my acerc112 led projector work in unduntu 14?

I have an acer c112 led projector which uses the eazsypic software as its driver to project. my question is whether this projector will function properly in Ubuntu since the driver is in a "plug and ...
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lxde 14.04 ubuntu canon printer not printing

its a fresh install, printer worked with built in drivers when gnome 3 12.04, now lxde 14.04 the job is queued but never completes or attempts to print, the troubleshooting log is below. I have tried ...
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Intel Graphics HD 3000 Steam Problem

I'm having issues with my grapics, when i play on windows CS GO for example i can play it smoothly, but on ubuntu (14.04 ,14.10 and 15.04) and now im on ubuntustudio 15.04; i have FPS drops on a ...
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nvidia-modprobe trying to load the wrong driver

I've finally installed the latest nvidia drivers running with Bumblebee. It works just fine now with optirun. The driver is called nvidia_352. Now I'm trying to get CUDA working. I can modprobe ...
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Driver for BCM43142 [duplicate]

Is there a driver for BCM43142 wireless card which supports 'AP' mode? Or IS there a way to create hotspot without Ap mode?
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Wireless driver for BCM43142 with AP mode [duplicate]

Facing the same problem as this: Broadcom BCM43142 WiFi drivers with AP mode to create hotspot for android devices Awaiting answers...
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Can I safe-change nouveau for nvidia for gaming, and back to nouveau for avoid tearing?

Up to day, even in 15.10 beta 1, nvidia drivers (even 355) makes my screen tearing, even moving windows. I've tried every fix on the internet (askubuntu, forums) but nothing works. I think I have to ...
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How to install legacy nvidia drivers in 14.04?

I have an older desktop with an NVIDIA GeForce FX 5500, which means only the 173.xx versions of nvidia's drivers work. In the "hardware drivers" thing, I selected the "proprietary drivers" option, ...
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Deleted drivers. How to get them back with LiveUSB?

I needed fglrx drivers, but for some reason they don't work with my computer. (Login Loops) (AMD Sapphire Radeon R7 User) So I purged them with recovery mode.. but then I was not able to get ...
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Installed 14.04 and can not connect to wifi

I just installed 14.04 and cannot connect to wifi. I am currently using a wired connection but my other computer and phone are connected just fine so it isn't my internet. I've been through all ...
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Upgrading to newest nVidia drivers on a laptop that uses Optimus? (Ubuntu 15.04)

I'm running Ubuntu 15.04 on a laptop with an Intel HD Graphics 5000 and a nVidia GeForce 520M, joined by an Optimus. I'm trying to upgrade my graphics drivers to the latest provided by the vendor so ...
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wifi driver not working

I recently installed ubuntu 14.04 and to getwifi, I had to activate my wifi driver. But the problem is that underneath the driver name, it's written that the driver is not working and sure enough, ...
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New rig z170, 15.04 - on board sound card not recognized

I bought a new rig which consists of an I5 skylake CPU, Asus Z170 mobo, and a radeon 390 GPU. Had some issues which by now are sorted, although I am left with the audio problem still, sound card is ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS randomly freezes

Hi reinstalled ubuntu in the last week a couple of times and I am always getting ubuntu to freeze. I am working on an Asus N82JV: intel core i5 (dual core) Nvidia GeForce 335M with nvidia optimus 8 ...
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CUPS not working

so .. we have a problem hemre! server with ip 192.168.1.2 on the adapter1 /internal network/ ip 10.8.0.1 on the adapter 2 /external network/ cups installed with /etc/cups/cupsd.conf MaxLogSize 1m ...
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Ubuntu 15.04 Nvidia NVS 5200m not working and mini display port not working

so I have about 3 issues that may be all related. I have a thinkpad T430s with nvidia optimus. I cannot for the life of me get the GPu working with bumblebee (used all the guides posted around here) ...
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Games on Steam do not launch

I got through various problems to make Steam launch.. with my AMD Radeon R7 4 GB Graphics card and the XOrg (Gallium) Graphics, (I can't login, Login Loop happens, and I can't do CTRL + ALT + F1 / F2, ...
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Brother DCP T300 is not responding on Windows after installing its driver on Ubuntu 14.04

I have Windows 8.1 64 bits on a hard-drive and Ubuntu Desktop 14.04 64 bits on another. I have initially installed my Brother DCP-T300 on Windows. After that, I installed the drivers on Ubuntu (the ...
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An X Error occured after attempting to launch Steam on Ubuntu 15.04?

I am using AMD Radeon R7 240 4GB (Sapphire) .. and have got through many problems. Steam not launching after switching Graphics Card? This was my first thread regards that.. I did what Sachin Kamath ...
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Optimus: Using optirun logs me out, then fails?

I have a Samsung QX411, with an Intel HD Graphics 5000 and a nVidia GeForce 520M GPU, both bridged with Optimus. I'm running Ubuntu 15.04. Now, here's my problem. When I run optirun glxinfo for the ...
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Lubuntu 15.04 live (with 6gb persistent) don't boot after installing Intel and nvidia drivers

Before I intall them everything was normal. Now pc stuck at blue lubuntu boot screen. I am using 8 gb USB drive to boot My hdd died that's why I'm using USB drive to boot my pc (hdd unplugged) ...
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wi-fi, driver problem

I recently installed ubuntu 14.04 alongside windows, and one of the first things i noticed is that my wi-fi switch (fn+f3) didn't have any effect. I looked up the problem online, and the only results ...
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Lubuntu 15.04 WiFi

I have a macbook 5,2 and downloaded Lubuntu 14.04 and WiFi won't work. I did a command to find the card (forgot what command exactly) and it came up as a Broadcom BCM4322. On the mac system profiler ...
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Broadcom BCM43142 driver

This is a continuation of this question. One answer said that the driver for the Broadcom BCM43142 wifi chip has "not been released into the mainstream yet". Does anyone know when it will become ...
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No sound in ubuntu 14.04 (in toshiba satellite). Earphones are working but speakers don't work

I have toshiba satellite p50 b-117. I installed ubuntu 14.04. My computer's speakers don't work but earphones are working. How can i fix? (This is my first time with ubuntu so pls try to explain your ...
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Wifi driver not working properly dell inspiron 1525

I tried just installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on a colleague's Dell inspiron 1525 who wasn't happy with his previous os... I tried to install the basic driver, with $sudo apt-get install ...
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Cant load D-Link DWA-131 version E1 on Ubuntu 15.04

The device is seen as: Bus 001 Device 003: ID 2001:3319 D-Link Corp. I followed the instructions from here: http://www.linux-hardware-guide.com/in/2013-11-16-d-link-dwa-131-n300-usb-wifi-adapter ...
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How to build phison module on 14.04.03 (x64)?

I've tried to make the makefile. I downloaded the source files here: http://lxr.oss.org.cn/source/drivers/staging/phison/ Makefile: obj-$(CONFIG_IDE_PHISON) += phison.o all: make -C ...
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Kubuntu/KDE Plasma OpenGL Graphics Issues

I'm running KDE Plasma Workspace on Kubuntu 14.04 and I'm having graphics issues. When hovering the mouse over bars, the info window that opens had a large black box around it, when trying to change ...
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Hearthstone graphics glitch (shadows on Blackrock board)

Specs: VGA compatible controller: NVIDIA Corporation GF114 [GeForce GTX 560] (rev a1) Subsystem: ASUSTeK Computer Inc. Device 83b5 Kernel driver in use: nvidia Ubuntu 15.04 - Linux-x86_64 NVIDIA ...