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Is there any issue with LAN-card in ubuntu?

Will Ubuntu 14.04 will work if desktop is already fitted with LAN card?
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Can't find the network card driver

After installing Ubuntu 14.04, I can't find the driver to connect my PC to a wired network. This is the first time I've used this OS.
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How do I update a Intel536ep fax/winmodem driver installation for a newer kernel?

So I want to use my legacy PCI cards and USB winmodem on my Ubuntu 14.04, but I only found information for older kernels. What are the steps for this update/fix ? Please be helpful (step-by-step) ...
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Cannot access secondary GPU - error: Could not load GPU driver

I tried multiple different drives, nvidia-340, nvidia-331, nvidia-331-updates, nvidia-343 and with the same result: # optirun -vv --debug bash [ 785.862681] [DEBUG]Reading file: ...
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ATI Radeon R9550 AGP 256MB - Suggested (Best) Driver?

Using Ubuntu 12.04 32 bit. My card is R9550. The system is using 'Gallium 0.4 on ATI RV350 '. I remember there is a few open source drivers, like fglrx etc. Also in this site: ...
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Enable proprietary driver option disappeared after enabling it for AMD ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4330

I've been struggling with this a while. I have an older Acer Aspire 5810T with a AMD ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4330 inside it. I've disabled the switchable option and am now only running the HD4330 card, ...
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Which driver should I actually use?

I have the following drivers shown on my "Additional drivers" list. I am confused as to which one is stable and usable that doesn't break my system. I use steam for games. I would like to test few of ...
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How do I find out what resolutions my graphics card supports? (AMD HD7750)

I am currently running an AMD HD7750 triple head graphics and I am thinking of upgrading one monitor to a 4K screen. Is there a way that I can determine the maximum resolution (or combinations of ...
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Broadcom driver not working after HDD install

Complete Newby here.....I download and copied the latest version to a USB stick. When it booted I went to sytems/software and it automatically found my broadcom network card and I could install the ...
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Reenabling default installation of trackpad on Dell XPS13

I have been having a lot of issues with the mouse cursor jumping all over the screen on my Dell XPS13 with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. One of the things I did was install some "upstream" drivers using the ...
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Transfer wireless card's driver from uduntu to debian

I'm kind of new to linux and I just installed ubuntu and I'm attempting to install the debian distribution as well but I can't get my wireless card to work there. I'd like to know if there's a way to ...
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How to correctly install this mouse?

I'm switching from windows completely now that Counter Strike: Global Offencive is out for linux, this was the only thing holding me. I have everything configured, exept for one thing, my mouse. I ...
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wlan0 is missing, shows lo instead (14.04)

I've tried all the solutions I've found on the internet but none of them have worked. In my laptop, I have a Realtek RTL8723AE wireless card. It was not getting consistent connections, so I was ...
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remove old graphics card, and install new one in ubuntu14.04

fairly new to Ubuntu, would like to know how to install the Geforce gt 610 in Ubuntu 14.04, also remove old card.
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touchpad on my dell Inspiron 15 7547 isn't working

I just purchased a Dell Inspiron 15 7547. The touch screen works but the touch pad doesn't. xinput output below I: Bus=0019 Vendor=0000 Product=0001 Version=0000 N: Name="Power Button" P: ...
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Screen resolution lost after restart (14.04 64bit)

Screen resolution setting is lost after restart, either goe's to a low default or display goe's blank and have to reboot. Have only changed from 20" to 24" acer monitor which has a higher resolution, ...
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Nids module wont working

during install pynids there are some error text appeared and i am sucked. sudo python setup.py build running build running build_ext building 'nidsmodule' extension x86_64-linux-gnu-gcc -pthread ...
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My wireless driver isn't working in Ubuntu 14.04

I just got on my computer and I just noticed my wireless driver isn't working and when I go into the Driver Manager it says The device is not working, The driver is bcmwl-kernel-source
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Graphics/partitioning issues

New to Ubuntu. I looked over these forums, and tried several suggestions, but nothing is working correctly so far. Issues: 14.04 LTS installed, boots to black screen unless using recovery mode ...
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Wireless not working ( realtek RTL8191SE ) help please!! (New card recommendation?)

Lenovo edge 13 - Realtek RTL8191SE My wireless is not working can anyone help? It goes to wifi hotspot every time i turn on computer, and if i change it to off and close the window it will be ...
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Wireless USB Device Adapter Kit Drivers (NOT WIFI)

I just purchased a TRULink Wireless USB Device Adapter Kit (Model #29571), and the drivers it comes with are only for Windows. Are there drivers available for Ubuntu as well? Are there any drivers ...
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Fujitsu Siemens 6012 drivers

I have a Fujitsu Siemens stylistic st6012, on which I installed Ubuntu 14.04. Now a few buttons, fingerprint sensor, and wireless module do not work How do I fix this issue?
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Ubuntu 14.04 scratchy sound

Can someone please help me with this very important thing? It doesn't matter what I am listening to, but everything sounds scratchy at some frequencies. Any mp3 file, movie, youtube... Bellow you ...
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VESA: Intel® Sandybridge/Ivybridge removal

I accidentally installed very outdated drivers, I have been tricked into installing this old graphics driver and I need the original default drivers the computer came with! I really need help with ...
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Cannot connect Micromax MMX354G datacard in Ubuntu

I am using Micromax MMX354G datacard. I want to connect it to my Ubuntu PC, which is a 64 bit PC having Ubuntu 14.04 installed in it. The datacard comes with the linux drivers ...
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Printer Epson SX218 wont print monochrome && draft mode

I installed my printer Epson SX218 (similar to SX200/210/215) on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. After a lot of problems during installation it works fine but: 1) it won't print monochrome although using ...
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Asus Radeon R7 260X 2GB DirectCU II Video Card ubuntu black screen when installing

So, I was using a USB stick to install Ubuntu onto my computer and everything loads fine. I clicked the install button and it loads Ubuntu with the dots under it. It goes to "no signal". Where the ...
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Error: USB 1-1.1 string descriptor 0 read error -22

I have been running Ubuntu 14.04 on my Acer Aspire One 756 quite happily for a while now. However, every time I boot up my notebook, it displays the error "USB 1-1.1 string descriptor 0 read error ...
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How do I disable the default Broadcom Wireless driver in favor of a Windows driver

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64-bit and I'm trying to get my Cisco AE2500 USB wireless receiver to pick up the wireless signal. Initially during the install of Ubuntu onto my system I had it ...
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Visual bug when at log in screen. Need help fixing it

A couple months ago I installed 14.04 and after I did so my screen would always bug out after I type out my password and hit enter. This is what it looks like. Login screen This is wat i can see ...
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Unable to uninstall xbox driver

I've used the following article to install xbox 360 drivers on my Elementary OS Luna installation http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2013/07/dealing-with-xbox-controllers-in-ubuntu Now, I'm facing some ...
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Touchpad Options missing from System Settings

I have a Razer Blade 14" running 14.04. When I start the computer rarely will the touchpad options appear in the settings. When they do, it works fine. More often than not, however, the settings are ...
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AMD legacy driver installation failed due to missing kernel headers

I am trying to install amd-driver-installer-catalyst-13.1-legacy-linux-x86.x86_64 on Ubuntu 14.04, and failing due missing /lib/modules/3.13.0-37-generic/build/include/linux/version.h. I tried to ...
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Alternate to the generic i915 kernel module

AFAIU the i915 kernel module is kind of a generic module for Intel graphics controllers e.g my Intel Xeon E3-1200 and 4 Series Chipset both use the same module. The problem is my Xeon machine on which ...
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Fundamental difference between a Ethernet (networking) driver and a pcie driver

May be its a dumb question but can somebody explain the fundamental difference when you say a pcie or a Ethernet drivers. As such there are many networking cards with pcie interface. Consider below ...
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How do I get Bumblebee working on Ubuntu 14.04?

I have an Alienware 14 that I plan to dual boot Windows 8.1 and Ubuntu 14.04 on. I'm wondering what the best procedure to get Bumblebee working is. Would I be okay to install bumblebee (if someone ...
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Wifi not working on live usb

I just booted up ubuntu 14.04 from a usb and am running it live but the problem is that the wifi is not working. The light on my wifi switch is not turning on but it turns on in windows.
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Problem with hybrid Intel/Nvidia Ubuntu 14.04

So it took me week looking for solution and trying almost everything here and on other places. Before flaging this as duplicate be aware that I tried Is a NVIDIA GeForce with Optimus Technology ...
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Ubuntu 14.04, fresh installation, fail to setup nvidia graphics, GeForce FX5500

I've been strugling with this issue for a while now. I figured I need nvidia-173 drivers, so I installed them, module is fine and loading. But as soon as X server starts, I get nice NVIDIA logo on ...
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how to use DeveDe to create a disk with many different videos, playable on external dvd drivers

I have many videos of religious recitations, of which i am planning to prepare a DVD which can be played on external drivers, I basically have 9 videos, which are totally different from each other, ...
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no CUDA-capable device is detected

my computer was custom-build, I installed ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64bit, now I want to run cuda sdk, I have a nvidia tesla c2075, the driver was installed in this way: sudo apt-add-repository ...
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Make Lubuntu wireless driver solution persistent

I installed Lubuntu in a USB 3.0 16GB Flash Drive, and it worked fine. The only problem that I had was with my Broadcom 802.11n Wireless Driver, it was not being recognized and I solved using the ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Running Too Slow after Intel Driver Update?

After installation of Intel Ubuntu 14.04 Linux Graphics Driver Installer Source Of Installation, my PC is running too slow, even i can't scroll down the website pages.Is it something else is working ...
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How do I manually load CUDA driver? [on hold]

I run Linux Mint 17 x64, and I've installed "recommended" nvidia-331 driver (331.38) via "driver manager" menu. Also, nvidia-cuda-toolkit's been installed as well. If I run GUI terminal, I can launch ...
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Blacklisting not working in 14.04

I blacklisted some modules in /etc/modprobe.d/blacklist.conf (e.g. "blacklist b43") but they are still being loaded. What am I doing wrong? PS I also tried adding 'b43.blacklist=yes' to the boot ...
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finger printer reader on linux mint 17 not working [closed]

Bus 002 Device 003: ID 05ca:1823 Ricoh Co., Ltd Bus 002 Device 002: ID 8087:0024 Intel Corp. Integrated Rate Matching Hub Bus 002 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub Bus 001 Device ...
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Wifi drivers, cannot view the right wifi drivers i can only see nvidia so i cannot go wirelessly

I am trying to go wireless but I cannot see the broadcom drivers in additional drivers. my Ubuntu version is 12.04 lts so I cannot connect without a Ethernet cable and when i typelshw it popped up: ...
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Setting up wireless network connection [on hold]

I know there are dozens of questions with this title already out there, but I have read through at least 10 and none are specific to my problem. I just installed Ubuntu 14.04 onto my brand new HP ...
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tplink wn722n and interternal wifi card

Hello fellow ubunuites... I have managed to get my new TP-LINKwn722n working great on my Asus UL50v laptop and running ubuntu 14.04 using this thread: How to install driver for TP-Link TL-WN722N on ...
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problem with his fate in speaker and headphone at the same time [closed]

hi I have a problem with his fate in speaker and headphone at the same time on my pc and Ubuntu 14.04 hp thank you in advance