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Trying to install a wireless driver rt3290 receiving two make errors

I have a new computer, I decided to go for Ubuntu instead of other operating systems. However, I cannot seem to get my wireless to work. My wireless seems to be picking up other networks (not my own). ...
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How to make wireless mouse detectable? (logitech m185)

I already try to move it to another usb port but still doesnt work. http://www.logitech.com/en-gb/product/wireless-mouse-m185 Im new at ubuntu, is there anyone who can show me how to make this work? ...
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ATI Catalyst vs Distro Compatibility Question

I have a question about the Catalyst drivers and which ones I can actually use with my my distro. I currently have 12.04 and Ubuntu 13.10 installed. When AMD / ATI tells me that the latest 14.3 Beta ...
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my wireless card does not work

Everything was working just fine until I followed the instructions here .Now the driver seems to be there but for some unknown reason the wireless card cannot connect to any network. lspci | grep ...
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White screen with black strips Ubuntu 12.04 LTS after install NVidia drivers

I was trying to install Steam and it get me a message about that my NVidia drivers were outdated and they recommend me to install at least the NVidia 304 drivers, so I installed and rebooted my PC, ...
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Ubuntu 13.04(Raring) doesn't see my Wi-Fi networks [closed]

I recently got a new HP Pavilion 17 with Windows 8 on it and decided to install 13.04 (LTS, IIRC) on it as a second OS. The install seemed to go smoothly but now I'm finding out that it's not ...
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NVIDIA drivers not working with more recent Ubuntu releases

I have a late 2012/early 2013 iMac with the following graphics card (lspci) 01:00.0 VGA compatible controller: NVIDIA Corporation GK107M [GeForce GT 640M Mac Edition] (rev a1) I have tried the ...
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Duplex Printing with MP495?

Dear Ubuntu Community, I recently switched from XP to Xubuntu, I like it very much but at this moment I have an problem. I often have to print and always use duplex (two-sided printing). I can't ...
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Install Nvidia driver for CUDA to use “GPU” option in Blender (ubuntu (13.10-) 14.04)

Same question as on the Blender stackexchange site. As a recap: I have to install the nvidia driver but how to do it? (repository or manually? And I already had problems with both, as said) My ...
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Problem building an rtl8723 driver

We all know the problems with RTL8723 wireless card and some people achieved to install but i can't. I have Ubuntu 12.10. When I do the make in terminal, it gives me this error make -C /lib/modules/3....
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How to get rid of the Gallium 0.4 on llvmpipe (LLVM 0x300) driver? INTEL needed

Ubuntu 12.04 LTS only runs 2D mode after changing MB and CPU. It appears using the wrong video driver: "Gallium 0.4 on llvmpipe (LLVM 0x300)" rather than the required "Intel" G43 version from the "...
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NVIDIA GT610 card with KSP

I have new graphics card for my PC, it's ASUS branded NVIDIA Geforce GT 610 with 1 GB RAM. PC is three years old ASUS motherboard without any extras, just dual core CPU with 6 GB RAM plus hd and DVD ...
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Some noob questions

I'm pretty new to Ubuntu and I've had some issues which I want to make sure are OK. Whenever I boot I get two lines of text. It's hard to read because it flashes very fast, however it's something ...
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I need to update my opengl drivers to play counter strike source ubuntu 13.10

I get an error glgeterror when I launch counter strike source. Normal counter strike runs fine, this is all through steam. I've done some digging and I need to get newer opengl drivers, My laptop has ...
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Edit the USB mass storage driver

I want to edit the USB MSD, to show a message whenever i plug a device (like a flash drive) to my computer. How do i do it? Which file exactly is to be edited and how?
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Cannot find classmap.h

When i execute: make modules i get the error: make[1]: Nothing to be done for `all'. make[1]: Nothing to be done for `relocs'. CHK include/generated/uapi/linux/version.h CHK include/...
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Having problems with MIDI in recording on Ubuntu

I have a Yamaha P-120 model with a USB to MIDI interface that look like this: Now, I've decided to use LMMS because it seems like the easiest MIDI sequencer available. I'm having a lot of ...
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12.04 Radeon HD 4200 crap graphics

I am stuck with 1024x768. Display comes up as a laptop. It's a Philips 17" I have no composition, 2D and fuzzy lines going up the screen. I used the software centre to install the ATi X.Org binary ...
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trouble finding/installing cpu driver for AMD FX 8350

I'm very much new to Linux, but I've hunted for days and can not find any solution to my problem. I'm trying to use cpufreq to control the throttle on my cpu (AMD FX-8350, 64-bit), but I apparently do ...
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Installing NVIDIA GEFORCE 750M drivers

Is there any way to install NVIDIA GEFORCE 750M drivers for Ubuntu? Right now Intel Haswell Mobile is used for graphics. Is this ok? Can I get better performance by installing NVIDIA drivers? ...
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How to Mine w/ 5+ Graphics Cards on Gigabyte 990FXA UD5 (Ubuntu 13.10) [duplicate]

What is the specific process by which to properly set up 5 or more graphics cards for litecoin mining on the Gigabyte 990FXA UD5 or other motherboards running Ubuntu 13.10?
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Optimus/Nvidia and OpengGL giving troubles

First time writing on this forum so be nice :D I am a programmer but I mostly worked on windows so far , I wanted to start learning linux more seriously and being able to compile my cpp programs on ...
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Total novice: How do I install this driver after these instructions?

As my first question, and as a totally new user of Lubuntu, I really need to know how to install the wifi driver on my emachines em250 netbook. I installed Lubuntu on it, and everything works fine ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 LTS with Ralink RT3290, are monitor mode and packet injection supported with rt2800pci that came with the distro?

I have a fresh installation of Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and have a Ralink RT3290 wireless adapter. The distribution comes with rt2800pci driver and I've installed no other drivers or patches. My network ...
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Wireless driver on cd not working for ubuntu distribution, but in windows it works fine

I have a USB wireless dongle, which is not detected by ubuntu. The drivers that come with the dongle are useless in linux and have major issues with installation. I have tried to install NDISWRAPPER, ...
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nvidia driver is not loading after kernel update

I downloaded Nvidia driver from Nvidia's website. I set up it under kernel 3.11.0-17. Every thing was almost perfect for me. It was even working after update to kernel 3.11.0-18. However I wanted to ...
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Any way to get an AMD HD4250 Graphics to work in 13.10 with good performance? Mine gets slower until unusable

I have an ASUS M5A88-V EVO motherboard with an integrated AMD/ATI RS880[Radeon HD4250]. I am running Ubuntu 13.10 64bit and it seems to get slower until it is unusable. Especially the graphics ...
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Gaining internet access during installation over XP

I am trying to install over XP. When booted in XP connect wirelessly and it is working. When I enter Ubuntu set up there is no connection showing. I've tried to edit the connection but it is not ...
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Linux driver for tplink-wn725n nano wireless adapter

I have recently installed UBUNTU 12.04 but can not connect to the net as my wireless adapter has no drivers yet. I found some documentation on it, but I am such a noob I don’t know what to do with all ...
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Blackscreen after installing nvidia drivers [duplicate]

I am running into black screen problems after installing nvidia drivers in my notebook. I have a nvidia mobile 540 but everytime I try installing the driver, I boot to a black screen. Only the cursor ...
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Installing Nvidia Additional Driver failed in Ubuntu 12.04

I have a GeForce 6150SE nForce 430 graphics card installed in an HP Compaq Presario CQ5000 Series desktop with an AMD Athlon II X3 435 processor, 2GB RAM and Ubuntu 12.04 64-bit installed. I tried to ...
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Extra noise in speakers when all media applications are closed

I use Ubuntu 12.04 system on my laptop and have the following problem. I plugged sound speaker and now I have some extra noise... The most wondering thing is that this extra noise appear only if I ...
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Trendnet TEW-664UB Not recognized in Ubuntu

I just installed a Ubuntu system on my computer and its not working with my TrendNet TEW 664-UB (the device works fine in Windows 7). At first I thought this was a driver issue so I tried ndiswrapper, ...
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install the drivers for the built in blueray /dvd drive and other such hardware on my laptop?

If I install ubuntu will I need to install the drivers for the built in blueray /dvd drive and other such hardware on my laptop?
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Wired connection problem for Ubuntu 13.10 using DELL VOSTRO

I am having a problem using wired connection for Ubuntu 13.10. The problem started suddenly. However I was able to solve it using the answer given in the following post: Ubuntu 12.04 Dell 6400 no ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 failed NVIDIA drivers install (no bumblebee)

Thinkpad W520 with Quadro 1000m, optimus disabled. Reading a little bit about the topic, I thought I was well prepared and did the following: sudo apt-get remove --purge nvidia* sudo add-apt-...
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Problem with Broadcom BCM4312 on Ubuntu 13.10 Desktop

I'm new in Ubuntu and I have a problem with my Wireless card Broadcom BCM 4312... I have installed Ubuntu 13.10 Desktop on my netbook with USB, because i haven't got CD/DVD-ROM....Installation looks ...
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Creating/Editing the mouse driver [closed]

I am doing a project in the field of embedded systems and the project that i am working on is about making a new HUMAN INTERFERENCE DEVICE(HID) which will be connected thorough usb port. The working ...
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Can't “compile” the makefile

This is the make file: obj-m += hello_pass_arg.o KDIR = /lib/modules/$(shell uname -r)/build all: $(MAKE) -C $(KDIR) SUBDIRS=$(PWD) modules clean: rm -rf *.o *.ko *.mod.* *.symvers *....
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Intel 7260 works during installation but not after reboot

Before you hit dupe: I've already attempted the steps listed in No wireless for Intel Corporation 7260 version 63 question. I have the proper microcode loaded into /lib/firmware and I'm running ...
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Trailing mouse and other small graphical glitches, unable to install proprietary drivers in 14.04 [closed]

So I've been trying to get various distros Ubuntu running on my PC for a few months now, on and off. I recently had success with 14.04 on my Laptop so I decided to give it a go on my PC, especially ...
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Linux (Ubuntu 12.04) driver for Broadcom Corp BCM 4352 Wireless Network Adapter

I've recently purchased a Dell Alienware 17 laptop and I've installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (kernel = 3.11.0-15) on it. The problem is that the wireless card (Broadcom Corporation BCM4352 802.11ac ...
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Will a kernel update overwrite my wireless driver from a newer kernel?

i run ubuntu Release 12.04 (precise) 64-bit Kernel Linux 3.2.0-59-generic but I installed the wireless driver from backports-3.13-rc2-1. Now all works well. My question is about the kernel update ...
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Nvidia drivers making unity not working fine

I just installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my Gigabyte P35K. Unity was working fine at the first boot, but then I installed the Nvidia driver and now when I move a window it is pretty slow, when I take the ...
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Is it necessary to install AMD graphics driver for ubuntu?

Currently I'm using ubuntu 12.04. Previously I've used dual boot (Ubuntu 13.04 / Windows 7), both OS configured with ATI Catalyst Center. But few days back both OS started to crash. Ubuntu 13.04 ...
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Lenovo Y580 reinstall network drivers

I had some issues with WiFi with my Lenovo y580, I could connect my home WiFi but it would disonnect me after few minutes and I wasn't able to reconnect I have Ubuntu 12.04 and I believe my network ...
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where do i get drivers for my Lenovo Ideatab a3000-h?

I need to back-up my tablet...where do i get the drivers for it? Its a Lenovo Ideatab A3000-H I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 When i plug my tablet into my laptop, I can't see it, so i assume i need the ...
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How do I install amd legacy drivers in Ubuntu 13.10? [closed]

I am new to Ubuntu and would like to know how I can install amd graphic drivers? Also do I need to manually uninstall the open-source drivers in use right now?
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Problems loging in after dealing with video drivers and black screen

I recently installed Ubuntu 13.10 on my laptop alongside windows 8.1. I have a Nvidia GeForce GT 645M video card on it and was having black screen on boot issues. so I installed the xorg-edgers ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 ATI Driver

Good day, So i just installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (i'm now to Ubuntu and even Linux systems, but i've bored of the lot of brainfuck with Windows systems) So, i installed Steam and then 2 games (Left 4 ...