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10 views

How can I get old video drivers back?

No matter what I watch on hulu, or when I watch it, I see annoying flickering. It doesn't happen on youtube, southparkstudios, or various other websites with videos that I have used since since ...
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2answers
21 views

Should I install Intel Graphics Installer for Intel Mobile GM965/GL960 [on hold]

Colours are especially bad when viewing the same video file in Windows 7. Another user also mentioned it before, so if anyone can update me on the issue, I'll be grateful. I'm using Ubuntu 14.04. ...
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1answer
15 views

Corrputed my Intel video drivers 12.04

I have a Lenovo W520 with nVidia Optimus and an Intel Sandybridge Mobile GT2+ (according to X log) on 12.04 and after installing bumblebee it was all working fine (apart from the nVidia card appearing ...
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1answer
50 views

Video Driver: works under 12.04 LTS, does not under 13.10

Recently I've installed a 12.04 LTS for one of my relatives. All seemed to work fine, except for Flash Player plugin within Firefox. Since that was "mission-critical", I've reinstalled the machine to ...
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1answer
19 views

ubuntu 13.10 video doesn't load when I login after I changed the driver

I just changed the video driver and when I tried to login again, the desktop doesn't load anymore. Is there a way (a command) I can return to the other option (the recommeded one) with the text mode? ...
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1answer
117 views

What video driver should I download?

I'm trying to install the ATI drivers for Ubuntu. When I run sudo lshw -c video it shows: *-display description: VGA compatible controller product: Wrestler [Radeon HD 6310] ...
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0answers
44 views

Can't play 1080p videos

I am not able to play full HD (1080p) videos on Ubuntu's default Movie Player. I tried playing videos from VLC as well. But it did not work. Whenever I start a full HD video, the screen remains ...
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0answers
24 views

video driver related problems 13.10?

I have installed 13.10 64bits version on an I7 laptop with a 610m radeon graphic card. I have also installed flash player I have a few problems. youtube plays only with huge black areas above and ...
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0answers
20 views

What GPU for dual 2560X1600 display is well supported? [closed]

I built a custom PC and finding a well supported graphical card is a nightmare. I bought an XFX R7870 without doing much research. Now I realise that even with the ATI proprietary drivers there is a ...
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1answer
37 views

Placa de Video GeForce GT 520M

Translated text (using Google Translate): Good afternoon, I have a Dell XPS-14z laptop it has a GeForce GT 520M 1GB. I'm not getting this video card work properly because Microport output -> VGA ...
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1answer
43 views

ubuntu expectations for laptop drivers

I'm brand new to the ubuntu world. I'm trying to understand what ubuntu requires in the way of drivers (wireless, video, audio etc) when it's going to be installed on a laptop. I noticed when I ran ...
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2answers
42 views

Why is the video blinking?

I recently installed ubuntu 12.04 on my system, and completely installed all the updates on my system. I am having issues with video playback. I was using default media player to play my videos, ...
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0answers
25 views

Driver Compile Problem

I am attempting to compile & install a video driver for my mythbuntu frontend box. Unfortunately it includes an onboard GPU that is not too popular. The drivers are for a S3 Chrome 450 ULP ...
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0answers
114 views

Unable to install Ubuntu 13.10 on “gigabyte ga-990fxa-ud3 rev 4.0”

I am not able to install Ubuntu 13.10 on gigabyte ga-990fxa-ud3 rev 4.0. The motherboard hasn't got a built-in video card. The video card is R9-280x. The Ubuntu starts loading the files, but a second ...
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3answers
99 views

How to optimize an under-powered laptop for video

I have an old laptop that I installed Ubuntu 12.04 on for a family member. It's an HP xt3000 with 748MiB RAM and 60GB disk. I had to install with non-PAE support and nomodeset if that's relevant. ...
0
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1answer
75 views

Nvidia Drivers with Ubuntu 12.04

It's hard to believe how many postings you can find when searching the internet on Nvidia with Ubuntu problems, yet here goes one more: I have a NVIDIA GeForce GT 430 video card and a 32bit AMD ...
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1answer
29 views

Video problems switching from 10.04 to 12.04

I use ubuntu 10.04 and I'm trying to switch to 12.04 via clean install When I boot from the pendrive to install 12.04, the screen loses signal and turns to black. I use a NVidia GT520 video card. ...
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2answers
110 views

Ubuntu 13.10 and Lenovo video card

i have a old Lenovo Y510. i was running Windows 7 and Ubuntu 12.04 it ran very well in either windows or Ubuntu 12.04 but i never could find the drivers for the video card more specifically the ...
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0answers
107 views

Nvidia drivers cause blank screen

I installed Ubuntu a few days ago, and decided to install Steam. After installing Steam, I downloaded Metro: Last Light. Using the open-source driver, I got a black flash, and the game would close, so ...
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0answers
91 views

Slight Choppiness in video playback Ubuntu 13.10

I've read a lot of these and I've tried updating to the latest nVidia drivers (nvidia 331, I have a GTX 460), got VLC, made sure hardware decoding is enabled, but nothing seems to fix it. The most ...
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0answers
112 views

xine stopped working suddenly: “No vdpau implementation”

I don't watch that much video, but I could swear that sometime within the last couple of weeks I've watched an old video or two. Just now I tried to start xine (which I've been using for years) and I ...
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1answer
62 views

Pinnacle DC 10+ does not work properly

I have an old card - Pinnacle DC-10 plus. Some time ago I didn't have any problem with this device. Ubuntu recognized it O'k and I used TVtime for watching clips I got from an external video device. ...
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2answers
385 views

how to install RADEON Open Source and Ati Catalyst (fglrx) together?

-ubuntu 13.10- i have two ATI video cards. Onboard RS690 (x1200) and PCIe R9-290 RS690 only works with radeon open source since Amd doesnt support it anymore R9 only works with new ati drivers (i try ...
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1answer
4k views

Have problem with install latest amd ati drivers

Hello i have problem with install ati 13.12 drivers on kubuntu 13.10. I receive this error in console Loading new fglrx-13.251 DKMS files... Building only for 3.11.0-15-generic Building for ...
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1answer
113 views

Adding video card and Ubuntu stuck on boot

I am working on Ubuntu 13.04 and I have Radeon 7950 video card working good with the latest AMD driver. The problem occurs when I am adding another exactly the same video card now the boot ...
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1answer
709 views

gma500_gfx vs cedarview-graphics-drivers? [duplicate]

I am using Ubuntu 12.04.3 Kernel 3.8.33 on an Intel N2600/GMA3600 Netbook. Ubuntu currently runs in 1024*600 resolution which is perfect for my netbook. However the graphic performance is very poor. ...
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0answers
214 views

Video tearing with nVidia GT630

I have a problem with video tearing on my media computer. I have just bought a new Philips TV 40" 7007 and a video card to go in the media PC (nVidia GT630). When I connect them up with either an ...
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0answers
11 views

Video Driver reinstall [duplicate]

I removed my video card driver and now Ubuntu goes to low graphics mode but nothing works. My video driver is a *82865G Integrated Graphics Controller * I have tried Sudo apt-get install ...
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0answers
74 views

video tearing monitor

everybody,and 1-st sorry for my poor English... So my problem is when i watch videos (youtube etc.) the screen become to tear in horizontal lines with every movement of the video itself... I tried ...
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1answer
251 views

Intel(R) Linux(TM) Graphics Driver Error after inserting password

I download Intel(R) Linux(TM) Graphics Driver for Ubuntu 13.04 x64 because I am using Ubuntu 13.04 x64, after I install it with dpkg, Program is fully installed, I start it and I can choose of Close ...
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0answers
46 views

XGI Volari video card not working for Ubuntu on XP machine

I've got an old self-built PC running Windows XP professional. No onboard video card, using one that works pretty well in XP but not at all for Ubuntu. Won't boot into Ubuntu. stops without getting ...
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1answer
2k views

Ubuntu 13.10 Bad Video quality/coloring (AMD Radeon HD 6700 Series)

I just recently installed Ubuntu 13.10 Alongside Windows XP. I had problems with the Screen resolution but I was able to resolve that problem installing a different version of the Gnome Shell. Now ...
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0answers
16 views

How do I get a USB2VGADVI to work on Ubunut with no native driver?

I have a Startech USB2VGADVI and it has no native driver. Is there a third party driver that would work? How would I otherwise get this to work with Ubuntu 12.04 LTS?
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27 views

Games open on two screens with open source drivers

I'm using ATI open source drivers with an ATI HD 3870 on Ubuntu 13.04. When I open games like Teeworlds, they open stretched across both of my monitors. The card is not supported by fglrx.. and I ...
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1answer
175 views

ubuntu 12.04 and pinnacle firewire card

I am running Ubuntu 12.04 and have a Pinncale video capture card installed. I am attempting to download a movie from my DV camera. The card is seen by the system: > lspci 02:01.0 Multimedia ...
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0answers
529 views

Does Ubuntu 12.04 work well with the ASUS VivoBook S500?

I am planning to buy an ASUS VivoBook S500 very soon and run Ubuntu on it. This ultrabook has a touch screen and I want to make sure it will work perfectly with Ubuntu. I found this video showing ...
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1answer
98 views

13.04 GPU not playing nice with youtube

I am having issueswith watching YouTube videos on my laptop. My specs are: core 2 duo 2.3GHz Nvidia 240M (old card) 4GB of Ram The problem is that the video looks weird. There is some weird tearing ...
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1answer
718 views

How can I check if my video card is installed properly?

I am using Lubuntu and my video card is GeForce FX 5200. I have installed some drivers from the software center and they installed successfully, but the PC is still very slow and when moving windows ...
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1answer
530 views

Can't get normal resolution on Ubuntu 13.04 with ATI Radeon HD 5470

I am trying to get the resolution on an old laptop normal. The laptop is a HP G72-a10SB with a 1600x900 screen, however, I get a stretched-out lower resolution. The only 2 options in System settings ...
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0answers
137 views

Update to 12.10 - Graphic problems

I have updated to 12.10 and have had several graphic problems ever since. First boot, only tty1 was available. Unity not working at all. Cutting a long story short, after reinstalling xorg and gnome, ...
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1answer
163 views

My webcam is upside down whenever I use it

Tried googling, didn't work. So, I'm using ubuntu 13.04. My webcam is an integrated ASUS. And I don't really know what I'm doing. If there is some software that would allow me to, like flip my video ...
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2answers
936 views

Purple and green screen when watching video on youtube?

Just installed ubuntu 12.04 lts onto my desktop. Everything works great but when i go to watch a video on youtube the video appears only in green and purple? Sound is coming through just fine and ...
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1answer
6k views

How to change proprietary video driver using the command line?

My laptop computer has a Nvidia video card and runs Ubuntu 12.04 LTS 64-bit. During an upgrade yesterday it seemed as a new Nvidia driver version 304 (if I remember correct) was installed. After ...
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1answer
100 views

Does Ubuntu support my video cards? [duplicate]

I have a Dell Vostro 3500 and I have a lot of problem in Linux Mint 12 Lisa. The laptop overheat and shuts down when I have a lot of processing. I read that the problem is because of the video ...
0
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1answer
788 views

AMD Radeon HD 7310 HDMI Functionality on any Ubuntu?

I found a great deal on a desktop pc that I would like to run and a media server with ubuntu and xbmc. It uses an AMD Radeon HD 7310 and supports HDMI output via Windows 8. I need to know that ubuntu ...
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0answers
121 views

Uninstalling amd video card drivers via terminal

I'm incredibly new to Linux and have no idea what I'm doing. In a sleep deprived haze a few nights ago I installed video drivers for the wrong type of video card. I think I installed AMD drivers where ...
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0answers
314 views

Graphics Driver not showing - LSPCI doesn't work!

I have been trying all day to get this to work! So please, help me :) I am new to Linux so I'm not really sure about alot of things. I have installed RDP and I can view my desktop (Ubuntu 12.04) ...
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0answers
500 views

No stream shown in VLC media player with Ubuntu 13.04

I need your support for solving a problem with the viewing of a endoscopic stream in the VLC media player. In the used Linux-Distribution Ubuntu 13.04 the stream is shown without any problems using ...
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0answers
160 views

Dell E6400 with intel graphics 13.04 freezes while playing xbmc video

Dell E6400 with intel graphics 13.04 freezes while playing xbmc video or an audio channel with the motion from the music in the back, I walk away and a few minutes maybe 10, it freezes with music ...
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1answer
953 views

2 AMD 7950's do not work in crossfire mode

I have 2 7950 graphics cards. I have tried to get them working in crossfire mode in several different ways all ending the same. The computer boots to the login screen and then just freezes. In ...