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Intel graphics manager installation error

i am using 14.04 in compaq laptop with Intel pentium T4400 processor, i tried to search intel drivers manager for 14.04 i could't find i installed 14.10 amd64.deb version from intel official linux ...
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Configure FreeTDS to connect to MS SQL

I’ve tried several different config options based on this page ...
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Wifi Driver for Ubuntu 13.10 for Dell Latitude E5440 [on hold]

Is there any wifi driver for Dell Latitude E5440 having Ubuntu 13.10 64 bit Thanks
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how to install driver for belkin N600 wireless adapter on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I have read through questions concerning installing driver for this wireless adapter, and found that the driver is closely dependent on the details of each adapter, thus I post my adapter here and ask ...
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I cannot adjust brightness of my laptop HP g4 1351tx

I cannot adjust brightness of my laptop HP g4 1351tx. My lshw -c display output. *-display UNCLAIMED description: VGA compatible controller product: GF119M [GeForce 610M] vendor: ...
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Use Integrated Inted HD 4600 for X server and dedicated Nvidia GTX 970 for CUDA

I have a brand new computer and I am planning on installing Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on it. I will use it for calculations that is why it has the Cuda-enabled Nvidia GTX 970 GPU. I'd like to have this GPU ...
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TP-Link WN725N, unable to get drivers to work with 13.04 after upgrade (worked on 12.10 and prior)

I went back to my desktop after a bunch of months not using it, and I decided to upgrade Ubuntu to the newest version (I was still in 12.04). I had to download a driver for my TP-Link USB wireless ...
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amd driver catalyst 13.1 problem 15.04

I got a problem installing amd drivers. Here is the fglrx-install.log: Check if system has the tools required for installation. fglrx installation requires that the system have kernel headers. ...
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What does “ACPI PPC Probe failed Starting version 219 ” mean exactly?

I've recently installed Xubuntu 15.04 on my desktop The video playback was kinda slow and buggy so I installed the nvidia drivers (the gpu is an onboard 7025) As some people, I get the "ACPI PPC ...
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Compile and install rtl8192cu driver

Can someone help me with this problem ? I am new to Linux, so I do not know commands and I never did something like installing or compiling with command-line. I bought WiFi adapter from Edimax, model ...
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Do I need Drivers?

I've Dell Inspiron 15R 5520. Do I need to install driver for it. If yes where do I get drivers from? Intel(R) HD Graphics 4000 Sound Devices: Conexant SmartAudio HD Intel(R) Display Audio USB ...
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drivers for HP U160 USB monitor

Somebody know if exists a driver for HP U160 USB monitor ? I've used this monitor as secondary in windows but now that I changed my OS to Kubuntu 14.04 I'm not able to configure and use it.
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Ubuntu 15.04 - cannot enable additional drivers

I've just installed Ubuntu 15.04 on my hd. When I try to enable the Broadcom 802.11 wireless driver from Software & Updates, Additional Drivers, the dialog just refreshes itself and tells me that ...
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dependency problem when installing any opengl dev packages on 15.04 (or 14.10)

Background: Currently running kubuntu 15.04, have run into the same problem on a previous install of 14.10 that led to the upgrade. I'd like access to a appropriate opengl header file (GL/gl.h) and ...
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Ubuntu 14.04.1 Bug - issue with my on-board networking adapter and the ACPI of my computer

This old bug affects me severely, I say old bug because it is very well documented in the following link: Bug report This bug results in two things: My on-board networking doesn't work, and trying ...
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14.04 LTS on a Dell XPS 2015 only boots with nomodeset

as the title says, I'm running 14.04 on a Dell XPS 2015 with Intel Broadwell Graphics. I need to pass nomodeset to the kernel to boot it. I can't playback video in full screen and the wireless dies ...
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Can I install Ubuntu on Lenovo Ideapad G505s laptop?

So I've checked the Lenovo website and they have no drivers for Ubuntu for this laptop. Only Win 7 and 8. So am I in trouble or is there a way out? I'd assume I need those drivers, right?
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No Network connection

I have just installed a new Asus 9750 motherboard and installed Ubuntu 15.04. My network says 'ethernet not managed'. I have set the ip address etc., and also added to /etc/network/etc. Windows ...
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Install open source driver for ati radeon

I want to try the open source driver but after installing it from the "additional drivers" window and restarting it reverts back to fglrx (shown in the additional drivers window). I had tried purging ...
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How can I install a ATI video card driver (ATI Radeon HD 5700) for Ubuntu 12.10?

I've tried everything I could think of to the point of having to reinstall Ubuntu and try all over again.
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Wrong headers for Linux version

I have an ODroid U2 running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and Linux version 3.8.13.30. I am trying to get my USB WiFi dongle working through this tutorial. However, at the sudo dkms install 8192cu/1.10 stage, I ...
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Can't connect to wireless, broadcom doesn't work

I have broadcom drivers but it doesn't work, when I hit apply change noething happens. I have only WIFI and can't connect to networks. Output of: lspci -vnn | grep Network : Network controlles ...
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(X)Ubuntu 14.04 LTS completely freezes on my Alienware 14

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (and Xubuntu 14.04 LTS afterward) on my Alienware 14 (specs below) in dual boot with Windows 8.1 x64. I'm experiencing random and sporadic freezes (the mouse is not ...
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Swarst drivers in lubuntu?

I recently installed lubuntu but when i run steam through i get this error message " Running Steam on ubuntu 15.04 32-bit STEAM_RUNTIME is enabled automatically Installing breakpad exception handler ...
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Intel driver manager for Ubuntu 14.04

I am new to Ubuntu (linux), I am using compaq laptop with Intel pentium T4400 dual core processor.. It is dual boot with windows 7, today I tried to find intel driver manager for linux, found it ...
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How to prevent screen tear with VSync on games with radeon free driver?

In 3d games like Kerbal Space Program and Shadow Warrior, it is visible a horizontal tear, even when VSync is enabled in the games options. I have tried multiple values for "vblank_mode" in ~/.drirc ...
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libacsccid1_1.1.0-1~trusty1_armhf.deb or similar version for Ubuntu trusty 14.04

I have an NFC reader ACR1251U-A1, and I'm trying to install the driver for my NFC reader. In the folder that I have downloaded from the provider's website, there are only libacsccid1_1.1.0-1~trusty ...
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cannot install my hp printer with hp-setup

I used to install my HP_LaserJet_Professional_M1132_MFP running sudo hp-setup without a problem. The program would just download the appropriate driver from the web and everything was good to go. Now ...
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-half resolved- Bamboo Pad not working in Ubuntu 15.04

I got a Bamboo Pad graphic tablet, which does not work. I'm running standard Ubuntu 15.04 on a Lenovo Yoga 2 pro. I tried updating grub and other tips given here which seem to work in 14.10, but do ...
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nVidia drivers on 15.04 kernel 3.19 stalling system load

all. I recently bombed my Zorin OS 9 system by unsuccessfully installing kernel 4.0 so I decided to go back to Ubuntu - which I haven't used since 10.04 - and am stumbling across some issues. First is ...
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There is a way to patch AMD catalyst 14.12 in order to make it work with kernel 4.0.1?

here I go: my OS is Ubuntu 14.04. I was wondering about upgrading the kernel to the recent and latest stable 4.0.1 version (my current one is 3.16). Since I have already installed AMD Omega drivers ...
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Installing Wifi Driver from .tar.gz

My laptop does not have the right wifi driver so I cannot use the internet on it. I have gotten the correct driver in the .tar.gz format on another computer and transferred it to the Linux laptop, but ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 “could not find required OpenGL entry point 'glGetError'!"

I am trying to play Dota2 and FT2 on my pc when I got this error: "Could not find OpenGL entry point 'GLGetError'! Either your video card is unsupported or it needs to be updated." I have ...
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Switching between graphics driver in combined dual boot/Virtualbox setup

I have set up a combined dual boot/Virtualbox system with Windows 8 as my main OS and a Ubuntu 14.04 LTS hard drive which can also be accessed as a virtual machine by VirtualBox using this guide. ...
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Bluetooth not working on ubuntu 14.04 with dell inspiron 15-3521

I have a laptop Dell inspiron 15-3521 with Ubuntu 12.04 pre-installed, It was working good (I removed this Ubuntu). I installed Ubuntu 14.04 (fresh install). (The driver installed is: ...
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How do I install video4linux2 in Ubuntu 12.10, and do I need to?

I'm still pretty new to Ubuntu so please bear with me. I am running Ubuntu 12.10 and I am trying to get a couple of old external USB webcams working on my laptops. The built-in laptop webcams work ...
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Installation of Ubuntu 15.04 on MacBookPro7,1 with proper NVIDIA drivers

I'm trying to install Ubuntu 15.04 on a MacBookPro7,1, and have a few questions. I successfully installed Ubuntu previously, but it failed to boot eventually; there was a purple screen with a black ...
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How to update drivers for a XPS 8700, and why do I hear a sound on the PC like a ventilator? [duplicate]

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 and I would like to know what the best way is to update my drivers? My machine is a XPS 8700 Graphics card AMD Radeon. And why after install of Ubuntu on this machine I hear ...
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ASUS X550LD Bluetooth Driver Installation

I have ubuntu 14.04.02 on Asus x550ld Laptop, bluetooth is not working on my system please help me to install and enable bluetooth
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Need Help Updating NVIDIA Drivers [duplicate]

I'm fairly new to Ubuntu, and I'm trying to get it working on a computer of mine. It's an older PC that I've had windows 7 on. Currently, when I boot to the desktop, within a few moments, the screen ...
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Cant turn on bluetooth

I can't turn on my Bluetooth. Anytime I go to Bluetooth under the system settings, I see Bluetooth turned off and I see no bluetooth adapter found but if I boot to bios, I do see the Bluetooth ID ...
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No sound on a HP Pavilion with elementary os luna [on hold]

http://www.alsa-project.org/db/?f=3bc44dbb84f3d566a971dcdd75730feb64727489 here is the info about almost everything related to sound...i don't wanna switch back to windows just because of this can ...
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Want to know how to connect any Samsung, brother, epson, canon or other usb printer multifunction eg scx 3400..? [on hold]

I notice a lot of issues some people have installing their Samsung, or any other brand of printer. If the installers that come with the printers don't work, then go to their website and download the ...
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Can't install nvidia drivers on a 2 card laptop for xubuntu 14.04

I just installed xubuntu 14.04 on an asus gl771j laptop. It comes with an integrated intel video card and another nvidia 860m video card. I open the additional drivers setting window and I get "no ...
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Skype 4.3.0.37 stopped working after installation of Nvidia 340.32 drivers

I did a fresh install of Ubuntu 14.04 and tried skype, it worked. Now I decided to install the video driver from NVIDIA website, install went successful but now Skype is not starting anymore, no ...
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AMD Catalyst Installation on Ubuntu; No supported adapters detected

I'm trying to install AMD Catalyst on my Linux Mint 17 (Ubuntu 14.04) OS. My notebook has switchable graphics, Intel HD 3000 and Radeon HD 7550M. Following lots of instructions here and other blogs, ...
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Ubuntu newbie: Getting my AMD A8-6600K APU with built in Radeon HD 8570D to work

I am trying to get my inbuilt Radeon 8570D to work with my ubuntu 14.04 as when I put hdmi in ubuntu freezes and mouse disappears. So I have to use VGA but would prefer to use HDMI. Now I understand ...
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Belkin n52te driver install

I tried fallowing this thread How do I configure a Belkin n52te gamepad to work? and http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=948833 to get my Belkin n52te to work. neither of which worked. when I ...
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Mac mini late 2009 Ubuntu 14.04 since last update Sound problems

I have a Mac mini (late 2009 Model) with the following soundchip: 0 [NVidia ]: HDA-Intel - HDA NVidia HDA NVidia at 0xd3480000 irq 20 Codec: Realtek ALC889A My problem ...
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Crazy Wifi Connection

I've just bought a DELL XPS 13". Testing the new Ubuntu 15.04, everything was ok. During the test I've just enabled an additional driver for the Wi-fi (Broadcom bcm4352 ). So I've installed Ubuntu. ...