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libcups.so.2: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory

trying to load up the drivers for my Dell-C2660-Color-Laser on my fresly loaded 16.04 (which I had it working on Ubuntu 15.10). You have to pull the files out of an RPM and put them in place manually ...
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ubuntu 15 on hp pavillion 15 with realtek rtl8723be, weak wifi signal

I suppose you will assume this question as a duplicate and probably will ban it, but believe me I tried almost everything I could find on this forum and beyond but nothing helped. Please help me with ...
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Heavy Screen Glitch after Suspend, 16.04

I recently decided to load up Ubuntu on my HP Envy 15, it has a dual graphics solution with HD 5500 integrated and GTX 950M discrete outputting to a 3200x1800 panel. Everything works at boot time, ...
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Persistent High-Fan Speed xubuntu 14.04

To start off, I am new to linux and don't understand much about it :D Please excuse-me. So I am having the same trouble as many (?) other users with fan speed. I have an old Sony laptop Vaio ...
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14.04 System video card failure

i have a MSI CX61 2PC (with i3-4100 M and GeForce 820M). Since some days i have some issues with my screen laptop , it just turning black for no apparent reasons. Sometimes change resolution or ...
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Fresh 16.04 install. Black screen on reboot but fine if started from scratch

I have just done a fresh install on an HP Pavillion G6 Notebook. This has an AMD A8-4500M APU with Radeon(tm) HD Graphics × 4 and Graphics Gallium 0.4 on AMD ARUBA (DRM 2.43.0, LLVM 3.8.0). It works ...
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Does HP DeskJet Ink Advantage 3635 WiFi (F5S44C) work with Ubuntu 16.04LTS?

I'm thinking to buy a wifi hp color printer, I like the HP DeskJet Ink Advantage 3635 with Wi-Fi (F5S44C) + USB cable model. Does it work fine with Ubuntu 16.04 LTS ? Does WiFi work fine? Does scan ...
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Can't get virtual box to work in ubuntu 16.04

Im not a noob, but no computer wizz either - somewhere in between. I upgraded my HD and decided to start fresh with the most recent Ubuntu release. It works and Im aware of the bug making it ...
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Kubuntu 16.04 Driver Manager broken

The driver manager is hanging on the "Collecting Information about your system" phase it's not progressing past this point. Is any one else experiencing this, if so are there any known fixes?
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Can't get Wifi to work with Intel Wireless Card

I'm definitely not a Linux pro, but I can give a run-down of what I've tried so far: I've went to search for additional drivers, which didn't work. Ran apt-get upgrade, which didn't work. Installed ...
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Using Intel Intregrated Graphics alongside Nvidia GT 630

I just recently installed Ubuntu 16.04. I've been using it just fine, the only issue is with the displays. What I am trying to do is run three displays on two separate video outputs, one the Intel ...
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Import FreeBSD Kernel Module into Ubuntu

A bug in the linux kernel's USB module is stopping me from using a barcode reader with Ubuntu - USB Keyboard Barcode Reader Dropping Chars . This bug isn't present in FreeBSD. Can I use the USB ...
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Ubuntu won't recognize DVD drive

I just installed ubuntu 13.04 on my HP pavilion dv2000 and it won't recognize my DVD drive. I know very little about computers. Can anybody walk me through figuring this out? I originally installed ...
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Driver 138a:0090 Fingerprint reader Validity Sensors

I know that there has been similar posts about certain Fingerprint devices not being recognized, so I hope I'm not double posting. In my case it's the VFS7500 sensor from Validity Sensors lsusb: Bus ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 dropping LAN connection

I have a Ubuntu 12.04 machine that has two Ethernet interfaces, both are static. eth0 is sitting on a network like: xxx.xxx.169.xxx with a 255.255.255.0 mask It's static address is: xxx.xxx.169.14 ...
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Kernel Headers not found error on installing NVIDIA cuda drivers on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS

just tired to install the NVIDIA cuda drivers on Ubuntu 16.04 (unsupported) but I get the following error: The driver installation is unable to locate the kernel source. Please make sure that ...
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How do I install the drivers for my Samsung printer?

I have a Samsung CLP-325w printer. I downloaded the .tar.gz file from their website, but I can't seem to figure out how to install it. Here's the link to the driver's tarball I've been following ...
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Wireless LAN worked in 14.04, doesn't on 16.04 even with the proprietary drivers

The problem is, that the proprietary drivers, that worked with 14.04, no longer work for Ubuntu 16.04. I did not upgrade, I did a clean installation.sudo lshw -C network shows that my WLAN card is ...
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Kubuntu 16.04 Xenial use Wayland for plasma but nvidia CUDA for Blender

I'm currently trying to configure my triple screen setup with xorg.conf, using 2 Nvidia graphic cards and the proprietary Nvidia driver (version 361.42). This setup worked great on KDE4 (Kubuntu ...
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Getting an error when I do sudo apt-get upgrade

Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Calculating upgrade... The following packages were automatically installed and are no longer required: ...
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How do I remove Nvidia drivers and revert to nouveau (12.04)?

I'd like to give the new nouveau drivers a try. When I try a Ubuntu live distro, they work pretty flawlessly, but I don't seem to be able to use them correctly on my installed system. What I do is ...
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Problems with Serial Port Ubuntu 16.04

I've been in troubles with a little ESP8266 chip wifi module. Last week I had my Ubuntu 15 working with the chip in usb-serial connection, but when I connect I type: dmesg and I can see that ...
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How to ping an address port?

I'm working with this code that drop packets in a specific port : #include <linux/module.h> #include <linux/string.h> #include <linux/kernel.h> #include <linux/ip.h> /* ...
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amdgpu: Is that a bug?

I have a Dell Inspiron 5447 and it's running Ubuntu 16.04. This laptop have hybrid graphics (Intel/ATI) and actually I can't disable my discrete card without issues. The amdgpu module is being ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 Laptop with Nvidia and Intel 3+ monitor configuration

I have an Alienware 14 running dual Intel HD4600 and Nvidia 765M graphics. I am trying to connect two external monitors and run the laptop screen at the same time. If I use the Nouveau driver for my ...
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Oops andTainted G for DVB adaptor load

Can anyone advise on Oops and Tainted fail please? Running the 3.16.0-4-amd64 kernel and loaded media_build from v4L and supporting applications. But both of 1. Hauppage WinTV Nova TD500 and 2. PCTV ...
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Bluetooth Broadcom BCM20702 does not load firmware (driver issue) - 14.04

I am able to establish a connection between a Bluetooth ear-piece and the Bluetooth controller in the PC. The problem is that the O/S does not provide an option to send audio output to the Bluetooth ...
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Frequency scaling on AppliedMicro's Mustang

I'm trying scale the frequency on AppliedMicro's Mustang board. I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 (aarch64) and I've installed the 'cpufrequtils' package but it seems that the kernel driver for the X-gene ...
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Using Sierra MC7304 LTE modem with QMI

I am using a Sierra MC7304 LTE modem on my ALIX-Board with Ubuntu. As far as I understand there are two ways to use it: creating a ppp connection via /dev/ttyUSB2 using e.g. wvdial (not suitable ...
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Synaptics driver won't work, but Additional Driver will show a unknown driver

He there, I've got a bit of a problem. I recently installed Ubuntu 16.04 and my Synaptics touchpad won't work. But when I go to 'additional drivers' there is a driver but it's unknown. How can I fix ...
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Can I disable the discreet GPU in a hybrid Intel/ATI graphics?

Using 16.04 LTS at 4.5.2 kernel stable. Can I use vgaswitcheroo or something to disable the AMDGPU and the card? It's eating up my battery. In 14.04 LTS I could use the ATI Catalyst to switch between ...
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Which drivers to use for AMD Kaveri APU for ubuntu 16.04

I just managed to install Ubuntu 16.04 using nomodeset through this method. But now when I see in software & updates-->additional drivers, it shows unknown:unknown the device is not in use. What ...
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Cant access Ethernet and wifi on Dell laptop E7470

I have a new DELL Latitude 7470 with Ubuntu 14.04. I am not able to use WIFI or even Ethernet on the laptop but the internet using USB tethering works. I think it might be drivers issue. The lshw -C ...
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ubuntu 16.04: When I change the video card driver from `nouveau` to `nvidia`, the top menu bar can't be displsyed?

When I change my video card server to the Nvidia dirver, then when I log out, when I log in again, it turned back. Later, I changed the driver to Nouveau. When I reboot, the screen is a blank screen, ...
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RT3290 RALINK DRIVER IN UBUNTU

I have found that there is a large community suffering from the problems that the WiFi-Bluetooth card your computer is Ralink RT-3290. It is an problem since 2012-2013. None of the solutions offered ...
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Intel wireless 8260 not working ubuntu 16.04 LTS

I have a laptop Dell Precision 7510 with Ubuntu 16.04 LTS. When rebooting the system most of the time the wifi does not work, and now it apparently does not work permanently. Hope somebody can help, ...
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X11 low graphics mode error, with and without nvidia drivers

I recently installed 16.04, and have been messing around with steam games; naturally I installed the latest nvidia drivers, which worked great for two days, and since this morning I have been ...
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nvidia x server. Cannot switch to nvidia

Yes another one of these posts. I'm so done. Why is this so difficult? I really want to to use ubuntu and I have spent probably 12 or more hours over the past week trying EVERYTHING to get my computer ...
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Why confuse the image appears in Ubuntu 15.10

Images are appearing on my screen like this: This is my hardware on my machine: Any body can help me please!
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Ubuntu 14.04 doesn't recognize my Nvidia Gpu

My laptop is a Hp Envy M6 X360 w105dx and I can't get Ubuntu to recognize my Nvidia Gpu, it only see's the Intel integrated graphics. I can change the drivers for the Gpu in the "Additional Drivers" ...
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Ubuntu 16.04: Internet Is Not Functioning Properly (RTL8821AE)

I'm still very new to Linux and I'm still trying to set up the basics to get everything working properly. Right now the only thing I need to do is get my wireless internet working properly. I've been ...
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Ubuntu using Kinect error

I want to use Kinect(Xbox 360) on my Lenovo Y50-70 Ubuntu System. But after I plug in the Kinect, the light on it is always flashing. I check lsusb command and only find: Bus 001 Device 025: ID ...
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16.04 - How To Purge Intel Default Drivers & Reinstall Intel Graphic Drivers

I posted this question as I am encountering display problems after upgrading Ubuntu 15.10 to 16.04. I went into 'additional drivers' & noticed this: I was wondering whether purging the current ...
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Cannot get screen at native resolution Xubuntu 16.04

I recently downloaded Xubuntu 16.04 LTS and I'm having an impossible time getting my screen to render at its native resolution of 1280*1024. The computer is an old Lenovo M55e with a Core2Duo E4500 ...
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How do I get rid of the this display rendering problem (there are tiny lines everywhere)?

I did not have this problem in the start when I had Windows but it was present when I had Elementary OS before Ubuntu. edit : I am using ubuntu 15.10 but I had elementary OS before this and that ...
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Nvidia HDMI sound is not working, cant update ALSA driver

I recently installed Ubuntu 16.04 on my desktop PC. My graphics Card is 780GTX, it is recognized and works. I updated to the 361 nvidia binaries driver. But the sound over HDMI doesnt work. The ...
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intel graphics on ubuntu 14.04

I've upgraded my Dell optiplex 9020 to 14.04, and cannot get a proper display driver (resolution stuck at 1024x768, with no other options). My device in lspci: 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller ...
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Need help with wifi drivers for laptop? I'm totally stumped. Ubuntu 16.04 LTS

Ok I am having problems with my wifi on my laptop but listen the post is really long and I could not post it here in it's entirety without triggering the spam filter, I COULD NOT POST MY QUESTION ...
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How to install epson l130 printer ubuntu 16.04

Epson L130 printer driver will not install on Ubuntu 16.04 - Error message Dependency is not satisfiable: lsb (>=3.2) although lsb 4.1 installed
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Ubuntu 16.04 GTX 850M cannot log in after switching to intel with nvidia 364.19 drivers installed

I had some problems installing the proprietary nvidia drivers. At the beginning they caused the log in screen fail to appear, then after running the command suggested here: ...