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Ubuntu 16.04.1 Post Upgrade - Not detecting hardware

After poking at this nearly all day I have determined that for whatever reason Ubuntu is not detecting hardware changes with the video card. My most recent attempt at fixing it was to re-enable the ...
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Do i need OpenCL installed in Ubuntu 14.04/16.04

I am not quite sure what it does but i know i need it for my Photoshop and and know its a good thing in general. Do i need it installed on my Kubuntu 14.04? I am using HD7790 with Proprietary drivers. ...
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Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga 13 Wireless

I am running Ubuntu 16.04 on a Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga 13, and the computer is unable to connect to wifi. No wireless networks appear in the connections menu. I tried installing This driver based off ...
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Wifi not working after update on 14.04.4 LTS

I am using 14.04.4 and after when I update my software via software updater I cannot see my wifi connections after a reboot. I used dual-boot with windows and secure boot is turned on. Secure boot was ...
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Is it possible to use Broadcom BCM43142 wifi in Ubuntu 16.04?

I've spent hours looking on the net, tried various things. One site said that this particular card is not supported by the b43 driver so I have to use wl. And make sure that b43 is blacklisted which I ...
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Setting up Brother HL-2240 printer

I'm using Ubuntu 16.04 and can't print with my Brother HL-2240 printer. I went through all the steps of setting it up through the Printers/System Settings, and chose all the recommended drivers/...
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Why is the sound quality low in Linux using a Realtek card?

I wonder why is that and why do I get such a poor sound quality? I have searched the various Free Software communities and even installed the audio codecs from the official website. My sound card is ...
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Installing AMD drivers - dkpg error

I am pretty noob on linux and this is probably a very simple error but I can't fix it. I am trying to install AMD drivers for my card on Ubuntu server 14.04 (for a ethereum miner). I followed this ...
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No enable wifi option after installing Ubuntu 16.04

Clicking on the wifi dropdown menu on the upper right shows options of "Ethernet Network"(greyed out) and "Enable Networking". However there is no enable Wifi option at all. Running sudo service ...
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virt-manager and video card pass through

I was following this guide https://forums.linuxmint.com/viewtopic.php?f=42&t=112013?f=42&t=112013 in order to setup a xen virtual machine with vga passthrough. I am using virt-manager instead ...
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How to enable Wi-Fi on a HP 2000-2302TU laptop

I am using a HP 2000-2302TU laptop. In the System Settings > Network, there is no option for wireless. Only wired and Network Proxy are available. I also searched in "Additional Drivers" and it doesn'...
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Slow connection speed with Qualcomm Atheros QCA6174 in Ubuntu 16.04

I recently decided to dual boot my Acer VN7-571G-771E with Ubuntu 16.04, but I'm having problems with my wireless network. The connection seems to fade in and out: it varies from being comparable to ...
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Wifi not working on HP ab549TX Laptop running Ubuntu 16.04 LTS [duplicate]

I have dual booted Windows 10 with Ubuntu 16.04 on my new HP laptop. WIFI works fine with Windows however that isnt the case with Ubuntu.Ubuntu runs into multiple problems : Wifi signal is weak, ...
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How to install .ipk drivers?

How do I install drivers given in an .ipk file format? I am trying to install Barco Clickshare drivers, and its all very vague, but I think I have the right files. Trying to unzip it gives the ...
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Maximum resolution of the screen of a PC

I have an ASUS X550J with an NVIDIA GEFORCE GTX 850 card running Ubuntu 16.04. I don't know how I can increase the maximum resolution of my screen which is currently 1366x768. I would like to have a ...
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Dell Inspiron 15R : ubuntu 16.04 wifi connection lost after few minutes of login

I have installed ubuntu 16.04 in Feb 2016,my wifi was working fine for few days but then I ran into wifi connection issues. After booting the wifi stays for few minutes then disconnects itself then it ...
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Failed to load modules at startup: Could not find module by name 'off'

I just upgraded from 15.04 to 15.10 and during the boot process I now get an error saying that some modules failed to load. So I ran systemctl status -l systemd-modules-load.service and I got this: ...
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Can't play Dota 2

I run a dual boot pc with windows 7 and ubuntu 16.04 running an intel core i5(4th gen) processor with 8 GB ram and intel HD graphics 4400. Now Dota 2 runs just fine on windows but lags like hell on ...
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nvidia graphic not working on ubuntu gnome 16.04.1

I'm using a lenovo z510, with two graphic cards, one is nvidia geforce 740m and the other one intel, so I installed ubuntu gnome 16.04.1 in lagacy mode(because in uefi mode I get an error when ...
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16.04 No Driver for Integrated Webcam

I upgraded to Ubuntu 16.04 and my integrated webcam is no longer working. From what I can tell, it's completely missing a driver. Below are the results of lsusb -t. /: Bus 04.Port 1: Dev 1, Class=...
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Installing drivers using a live disc. Is it possible? [on hold]

I accidentally removed my video card and forgot to reinstall it. After rebooting and splash screen ubuntu didn't start and o couldn't start it manually because it stops before i get to the terminal. ...
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How to install correct drivers for Radeon r9 390x?

I have a Radeon r9 390x graphics card running on my system running ubuntu 16.04. Searching the internet, I am unsure what is the situation with this graphics card. I do not know: * Which driver I ...
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Wifi is not working in my hp 15 ab 220 tx : Wifi card (RTL8723BE)

wifi is not working in my laptop (version ubuntu 15.04) even though i have update the wifi card driver using these commands sudo apt-get install git build-essential git clone https://github.com/...
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No back light on my Acer Aspire 5734z

I installed Ubuntu (12.04) on my Acer Aspire 5734z and the back light stopped working. I have tried the fix by editing the grub file posted on here a couple of days ago but that hasn't fixed it. I ...
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Connection to WiFi network with my Asus x205TA

I Have installed Ubuntu Linux on my Asus X205T, using an USB WiFi, (everything went ok). In the next step, I tried to install the wifi network driver: wget https://android.googlesource.com/platform/...
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ubuntu 16.04 nvidia prime problem

I have asus n552 with optimus (nviadi 960m and intel gpu) installed ubuntu 16.04 LTS logged in with nouveau.modeset=0 in grub and installed nvidia 361.42 and intel microcode in additional drivers. ...
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Install xserver-xorg-video-intel=“2:2.99.910-0ubuntu1.6” Ubuntu 14.04.4 with unmet dependencies?

I am affected by the bug #1362848 where there is a black screen but login sound can be heard. I am trying to apply #40 which tells to install xserver-xorg-video-intel official version. But when I run ...
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Wifi not working on Ubuntu 14.04 (using an external wifi adpater)

Yesterday, I installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my lenovo laptop alongside windows 8.1 . Since then I have trouble using wifi on Ubuntu. I am using a external wifi adapter to run wifi on my windows and it is ...
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Intel Dual Band Wireless 7265 dropping connection

I am running Ubuntu 14.04.01 LTS on an Acer V Nitro laptop which has an Intel Dual Band Wireless 7265 controller. The driver version is 3.13.0-45-generic with firmware 22.24.8.0. The connection is ...
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No proprietary Nvidia drivers, only open source ones

After installing Ubuntu, I see that I only have options to install open source Nvidia drivers, not proprietary drivers. In 'Additional Drivers', there are 5 different open source nvidia drivers. ...
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Intel wireless 8260 is UNCLAIMED, no solutions work

I have an intel wireless 8260 card in my Dell XPS 13 Developer Edition laptop. The other day I was browsing on chrome when my computer froze. I waited about an hour, and nothing happened, so I help ...
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reloop digital jockey 2 controller on ubantu

i am using using ubantu since last 6 month only issue i have is i cant use for DJ there is software available mixxx dj for linux but when i connect my midi device which use asio drivers ,ubantu doesn'...
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HP laserjet 1005 mpf scan problem in ubuntu 15.10

my hp laserjet 1005 mpf print ok. but scaneer not found. so you can tell me what issolution this problem. and tell me how to download hp laserjet printer and scanner driver in ubuntu by command ...
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Steam not Working in Ubuntu 16.04 LTS games/video editing software

I need help with this problem really badly. My PC And my system is not opening steam I can open it on the virtual machine just fine but it does not open on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS. I tried to update my ...
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Proprietary drivers ATI Radeon HD in Ubuntu 13.04 don't work

I have a HP dv7 Pavillion with AMD/Intel hybrid graphics. The AMD is a Radeon HD 6370m, totally supported by AMD. I want to run with proprietary drivers to properly play games. I've already rigorously ...
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AMD kaveri not detecting my driver?

I have a AMD Kaveri APU, recently downloaded oilaf driver PPA, but when I try to play any game I get a black screen or very slow 3D. Any idea on how to fix? *-display NO RECLAMADO descripción: ...
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16.04 Nvidia proprietary driver problems

On 16.04 xubuntu fresh install, I have an Nvidia Gtx 980 and an apple 30" 2560x1600 display, after installing proprietary nvidia drivers, I get two problems, the first, I can't log in during the ...
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I need help with Running in software rendering mode [on hold]

I rly need your help with this problem.so i bought a new graphics card and installed into my pc (gigabyte gtx 750 TI) and now when i start my computer i get this window saying Running in software ...
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Ubuntu Not coming Up

I changed the driver for graphic in the "Additional driver" from Intel to AMD because I thought It can perform better...After that Ubuntu is not coming up.When I start My laptop,black screen comes up ...
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Installing Broadcom Wireless Drivers

I'm having serious problems installing the Broadcom drivers for Ubuntu. It worked perfectly on my previous version, but now, it is impossible. What are the steps to install Broadcom wireless drivers ...
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How to manually install Broadcom BCM4360 driver on Ubuntu on MacBook Air [duplicate]

I have a MacBook Air (mid 2013) with Ubuntu 16.04 installed on it. It is not detecting any WiFi, upon investigation I think the reason is that the driver for the wireless interface is not installed by ...
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How make scanner function of Canon MG5250 work? (MG5200 series)

I just bought a Canon MG5250 multifunction printer because I thought that it would work well with Ubuntu, and the printing function is installed using these instructions. But I still need to get the ...
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“Wi-fi is disabled by hardware switch” with TL-WN722N card on Lenovo T400, Ubuntu 14.04

my builtin wi-fi card went down, so I bought TP-LINK TL-WN722N (a USB one). It worked straight away with Windows XP, but it did not with Ubuntu 14.04 as the driver was missing. I installed ath9k ...
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I can't see Wifi networks. I have realtek wireless card, model: RTL8723BE

I upgraded Ubuntu from 15.04 to 16.04. I have tried reinstalling rtlwifi-new-dkms Wifi problems with rtl8723be in Ubuntu 14.04 Also, I disabled Secure Boot in BIOS, which help reactivating the ...
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Graphic issues after Ubuntu 16.04 with [Nvidia GTX 970] - second screen flickering/turns black

From Graphics issues after installing Ubuntu 16.04 with NVIDIA graphics I can say that I've tried all the different drivers and even the nouveau won't work. Tried the purge and what follows in ...
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Can't change my screen resolution on Esprimo Mobile v5535

I just installed Ubuntu 12.04.5 in my old Fujitsu Siemens Esprimo Mobile v5535, but i think the graphics card driver is not installed with, because whenever i open a window, I can't see the whole ...
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DWR-730 3g modem support

recently I installed Ubuntu 16 LTS and I had to Delete it again cause a USB 3G Modem is my only way to connect internet. I tried Sakis3G but it said "Can't Connect". Is there any more way to identify ...
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Installing nvidia vulkan drivers for 16.04

I am on 16.04 with an Nvidia 760GTX which should be supported by vulkan. I installed libvulkan-dev added this ppa https://launchpad.net/~canonical-x/+archive/ubuntu/vulkan I also installed vulkan-...
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xcalib -inver -alter does not work with the NVIDIA driver version 364

I have been using xcalib -invert -alter to reverse the colors in my screen. The command works fine with the nouveau driver using the onboard graphics driver. However, when I switch to NVIDIA binary ...
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Does AMDGPU on Ubuntu 16.04 supports Radeon HD 6400M/7400M Series?

My laptop has Dual GPU integrated. Intel Corporation 2nd Generation Core Processor Family Integrated Graphics Controller Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] Seymour [Radeon HD 6400M/7400M Series] ...