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Canon MB2320: Scangear works, but simplescan and xsane don't find scanner

The title pretty much says it all. Picked the Canon MB2320 largely because it came with Linux drivers, and I have to say that installing it was a snap. So was installing the Canon scanner utility ...
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Highly unstable wifi Realteck Lenovo T450s with rtl8192ee

My WiFi doesn't work on my newest Lenovo T450s. By doesn't work, I mean sometimes it will work, and then for some reason it'll stop. It'll even break the router if I insist too much on reconnecting. ...
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2 questions about installing Ubuntu

So I'm planning on installing ubuntu but I have 2 things that worry me: First, when I tried installing it, I wanted to dual-boot it with win7, but it didn't see that I have win7 already installed on ...
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Keyboard layout on laptop is messed up after full system update

Keyboard layout on laptop is messed up after full system update. Running Linux Mint 3.11.0-26 on an HP Pavilion. Example of problem: When pressing the o button it returns a 6, and m=0, j=1, 0=/, ...
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Installed Nvidia driver 64-bit stuck at login screen

I am new to ubuntu. I just recently install a fresh copy of ubuntu 14.04 64 bit on my old Vostro 3750. It's spec is roughly: - core i7-2670QM - NVIDIA GeForce GT 525M - 4GB RAM However, right now, ...
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Everything looks too big on Ubuntu. How to fix?

The icons, text, and really everything seems slightly too big on my monitor. When I first installed ubuntu everything was fine. Then I must have messed something up but I have no idea what I did. How ...
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Wi-Fi stops working frequently

I recently keep having the problem that my internet stops working. On firefox, I get server not found. And the usual make sure that you didn't type ww instead of www. Wi-Fi is still connected. A ...
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Audio Drivers for Lenovo G580

I have a Lenovo G580, with Dolby speakers. These used to work fine with windows7,8,8.1,10(Technical Preview) after installing the Dolby drivers available on the official website, but due to non ...
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Synaptics Property Drivers

I have a Toshiba notebook with Synaptics touchpad. I would like to set 3 finger swipe and some other gestures but they are not available in settings. This official page says there is a driver suite ...
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Unity desktop on Raspberry Pi 2

The first thing needed to make it work is a driver. There was a Mesa and DRM driver for Broadcom VC4 developed recently by Eric Anholt. It's an OpenGL driver. http://dri.freedesktop.org/wiki/VC4/ ...
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No network devices available eventhough I can online

I have access to the internet... But I couldn't see or choose or add any wifi connection Cause it shows no network devices available under my network icon *-network ...
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Set PWM on AMD GPU on Ubuntu (sore eyes)

I used Windows for years and I haven't sore eyes while using LCD. Now, I started using Ubuntu and after 10 minutes I have sore eyes. So I tried to change ClearType, but it didn't help. I found ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, How to install BCM 4365 rev 1 driver?

I followed this guide: Installing Broadcom Wireless Drivers When I went to "Additional Drivers", and under the "Broadcom Corporation : BCM43142 802.11b/g/n" it says "This device is using an ...
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How Do I Install the Adaptec ASR-51645 Drivers?

I started using Ubuntu a few days ago I have no ideas how to install Adaptec 51645 to 11.04 32bit server version. 01:00.0 "RAID bus controller" "Adaptec" "AAC-RAID" -r09 "Adaptec" "51645" T5400 Dell ...
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Ubuntu desktop 14.04.2 hangs at startup

Today I installed the Ubuntu 14.04.2 32-bit desktop and at the end it asks for restart, but when it starts back up and I enter the password, nothing happens. And usually, after a few minutes after ...
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netgear N300 USB mini adapter WNA3100M is unable to connect to wifi on ubuntu 15.04

I recently installed ubuntu 15.04 on my desktop.. MY netgear WNA3100M USB wifi adapter cannot connect to tp-link router wifi network. I can see the available network though.and to my horror i can ...
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Installing printer Epson SX235W in Ubuntu 14.04

I am fairly new to installing/fixing things on Ubuntu if this does not involve the graphical interface of Software Centre. I want to get my Epson Stylus SX235W working, but unable to do it so far. ...
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Is there a driver for FX CP215 w colour laser printer?

The printer is connected via ethernet and has an IP address; under Ubuntu 15.04 Add a Printer finds and recommends a few drivers but none of them actually work. One of them actually starts the ...
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Boot hangs at drive unlock after Grub

When booting certain kernels, the boot process hangs where it wants me to unlock a fully encrypted hard drive. The input to type the passkey is there, but there is a blinking cursor on top-left corner ...
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Trouble installing Realtek wireless driver for rtl8723be [duplicate]

I've just installed Ubuntu on an HP Pavilion and I'm having difficulty with the wireless driver. Initially, the connection would drop after a couple minutes of connectivity. I tried several ...
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Computer doesnt start after installing Oibaf Drivers

I recently installed Oibaf drivers on my computer and after having done that, the computer no longer starts, freezes in gnome logo (I use ubuntu gnome), I install the drivers using these commands: ...
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Connectivity issues with wifi 14.04

I installed ubuntu 14.04 and my wireless connection keeps getting dropped, and the speed is terrible. I have tried blacklisting the rt2800 drivers along with the rt2x00 drivers which has been a ...
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Trouble with keyboard wireless swith

I just recently installed 14.04 LTS on an old Acer Aspire 5750z-4882. This model uses fn+f3 as the wireless switch to enable or disable wireless. Currently, no wireless adapter is detected by the OS. ...
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How to fix repeated “Authentication required by Wi-Fi network” [Broadcom BCM4323]?

END RESULT******Netgear WNDA 3100 wifi stick will only connect to a network with no password.****** I am finding solutions all over the web, I have been searching for hours. However the people that ...
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My problem after i inserted a mouse

I am having a laptop with multiple operating system(windows7,ubuntu14.04).My touchpad was working properly on both os.But the moment i inserted a mouse on ubuntu,the touchpad had stopped working even ...
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AMD Graphics Driver Ubuntu 15.04

I have installed Ubuntu Gnome 15.04 on my laptop which has a Radeon R5 M255 GPU. How can I install drivers for it? On amd website there are only for ubuntu 14.04. I just want to install them without ...
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WiFi on Acer not working

I just got an Acer Aspire V 15 Nitro model VN7-571G-769P and when I boot to the Ubuntu 15.04 CD there is no WiFi. I have a Qualcomm Atheros WiFi adapter. Output of lspci -knn | grep Net -A2 ...
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Is it possible to run rtl8188eu in ap mode?

i can run my wifi card (rtl8188eu) in ap mode in windows by using Realtek Wireless LAN Utility or Connectify.. But When i tried in ubuntu i got an error saying.. (32) Access Point (AP) mode is not ...
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Can't compile drivers for rt8188eu wifi card

i have tried compiling this and also with the one i got from its manufactures. both are giving same make error.. When i make all.... make[2]: *** ...
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Qualcomm Atheros ar9227 wireless network adapter [168c:002d] (rev 1) does not work properly

I installed ubuntu 14.04 and the internet does not work properly,it can detect and connect to networks but it loads web pages very slowly and sometimes it doesn't even load at all, and I always get ...
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Blank screen with blinking cursor after running xdiagnose

I have had this problem twice in a row trying to follow these instructions: Solution for low screen resolution in Ubuntu 14.04, Ubuntu I have installed Ubuntu 15.04, and had everything running okay ...
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Can Ubuntu work with a Belkin N150 Wireless USB Adapter out of the box?

I don't have Wi-Fi on my motherboard, so I'll need Ubuntu to support a wireless N150 USB adapter to connect to the router. Can Ubuntu 15.04 support this out of the box (without a need for updating?) ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 GTX 970 [on hold]

Okay a guy on a forum told me that its issues installing the drivers for the 970. Can anyone confirm that its doable from additional drivers? Also is the 290 easier to deal with? (except drivers ...
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What is the currently accepted means of getting Nvidia to work on ubuntu 15.04?

I've seen and followed at least 8 guides to getting Nvidia's proprietary drivers working with ubuntu. Here are a list of answers and guides that I have tried (about twice each) that do not work. ...
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How can I delete some strange squares that appears in my blender?

I had installed blender in my Ubuntu 14.04, but, when I add any figure, it appears some strange black squares. I had installed blender using this comands: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:irie/blender ...
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Postal 2 Free Multiplayer doesn't start under Xubuntu 15.04

i tried to start the free Multiplayer game of Postal 2 under xubuntu 15.04. But it doens't work the following error appears in the terminal: Postal 2 Copyright 2003 Running With Scissors, Inc. ...
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driver for wlan pls help i am tired searchin for them

used airmon-ng; showed chipset unknown; can anyone pls help me get the right drivers. Although i am able to use wifi card to access wifi but not able to use my card in airmon-ng on typing ...
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Installing Epson print driver gives 404 on Ubuntu.com

I am installing the generic Epson print driver from Epson here http://download.ebz.epson.net/dsc/search/01/search/?OSC=LX. When installing with Ubuntu software centre I get an immediate error to check ...
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How do I reset my video driver settings using ONLY the command line?

I recently installed Ubuntu14.04 in virtual box. After installing, all of the software, I installed the nvidia-current driver, as a particular graphics program (pymol) was not working. Following ...
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Wifi works fine but after a while even though it's connect , no internet

Okay let me explain. I have a Lenovo Z50 70 running Ubuntu 15.04. Everything works great except 2 things. One is if the wifi stays inactive for a while it loses connection with the router even though ...
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error while compile driver

when i want compile broadcom wireless driver it give this error : root@hello-notebook:/home/hello/bcm/broadcom# make KBUILD_NOPEDANTIC=1 make -C /lib/modules/`uname -r`/build M=`pwd` make[1]: ...
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How to install my nVidia drivers? nvidia-current gives black screen at login

I am a new user to Ubuntu (14.04), and I want to install nvidia drivers to get my second monitor to work, however if I use sudo apt-get install nvidia-current, I get problems during boot. When I boot, ...
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System Runs slowly [on hold]

I installed the Ubuntu 13.04 OS, i really like it that's why i want to keep it on my laptop but it's Run slow . system specification Memory 2.5 Gb Processor Core 2 CPU T5600 1.83GHz x 2 Graphics ...
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rtl8723ae unstable on Ubuntu 14.04

I have searched through the internet and in AskUbuntu, but I could not find a working solution for my little problem. The RTL8723ae wlan is behaving strangely on Ubuntu 14.04 and drops the wlan ...
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Nvidia driver not loading properly for Geforce GTX 570hd

I'm having a problem with using the nvidia driver for my Geforce GTX 570. I've tried re-installing the drivers, installing using the .sh file from nvidia's website, and using every driver available ...
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How do I install drivers for a Powercolor R9 290?

I got all my parts together for this great new machine, and got it put together. It's working, but Team Fortress 2 does not run at all (maybe 2-3 fps?), and in System Info, it tells me that the system ...
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WIFI Drivers not getting Installed on Ubuntu 14.04.2 Broadcom Corporation BCM4360 802.11ac Wireless Network Adapter [14e4:43a0] (rev 03)

I installed Ubuntu 14.04.2 on my Mac. I realized that the wifi was not being detected by Ubuntu. Upon googling from another device, I realized that I need to install Drivers in order to get it stared. ...
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Cannot read/write files from ubuntu hard drive plugged into another computer

Recently I tried to install the fglrx (AMD) graphics driver on my computer running Ubuntu 14.10. Long story short, it didn't work, and I messed up my computer pretty badly. Then I fixed it, and tried ...
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Rtl8188ce step by step guide

My problem is that my realtek rtl8188ce not work, I have declared Internet through rj32 cable . I announce accustomed to windows and are completely new to ubuntu . I have not installed driver and I do ...
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D-Link DWA 127 Rev. B1 not working

Vid and pid of the product aren't registered in the driver. lsusb Bus 002 Device 010: ID 2001:3d04 D-Link Corp. usb-devices: Bus=02 Lev=02 Prnt=02 Port=01 Cnt=01 Dev#=10 Spd=480 MxCh=0 Ver=2.01 ...