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Install Catalyst 12.1 Driver makes system Slower

I'm using a Toshiba Satellite T135D with GPU Radeon Mobility HD 3200 I've installed latest driver catalyst from AMD and why the graphics performance of my laptop become slower than previous? My step ...
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How to install proprietary driver

Where do proprietary drivers go in 10.04 LTS? It says there are no proprietary drivers available. The driver I want to install came in a folder named hybrid-portsrc_x86_32 followed by ...
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Ubuntu on HP Compaq NX 6120

How do I install Ubuntu on an HP Compaq NX 6120? What drivers do I need (audio, VGA , touchpad, wireless LAN)? Can I use AutoCAD 2009 on Ubuntu 11.10?
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NVIDIA GeForce GT525M problem with ubuntu 11.10 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How well do laptops with Nvidia Optimus work? I have problem with nvidia in 11.10 when i setup nvidia driver gnome not work and more effects too and compiz not work ( i ...
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Help required to install an Nvidia GT520 card into 11.10

I'm a total newbie with Ubuntu, installed Windows and built PCs numerous times over the years, but this O/S is utterly new to me. I am trying to install Ubuntu 11.10 64-bit with a Nvidia/Asus GT520 ...
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Wrong detection of graphics hardware

I have a VAIO VPCEA23EN laptop with ATI Radeon H 5145 graphics but when I installed the drivers from Additional Hardware (proprietory drivers) its showing it as ATI Radeon HD 4500. Video quality is ...
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Download and install proprietary wireless driver [closed]

I successfully installed 10.04 LTS on my Dell Mini 9, but could not wirelessly access the internet, so I went to "Hardware Drivers" but there were no proprietary drivers listed. This surprised me, ...
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Yellow screen freeze with Radeon HD 5450 running Ubuntu 11.10 [closed]

This is my PC Configuration: Core 2 Duo E4500 2 GB DDR2 Intel DG41RQ (GMA x4500) WD 500 GB HDD 400W PSU AMD Radeon HD 5450 Yesterday I installed a Radeon HD 5450 card and I have installed the ...
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Trying To Compile But Missing Headers?

So I'm trying to update my sound card driver but I need to compile first. After entering the sudo make command, I run into errors, missing files, etc. See link. Terminal_Lines I've installed the ...
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How To Install Sound Driver [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Get Creative soundcard working correctly So after I downloaded the SoundBlaster driver and after viewing the readme, it described how to install the driver, which is ...
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Ubuntu 11.04 stopped recognizing display driver, and cannot connect to internet

Every time I reset my computer, I get this message flash across the screen, about how my graphics card settings could not be detected. Moreover, it doesn't seem to be able to connect to the internet, ...
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How do I know whether my graphic drivers are installed or not

I have installed Ubuntu 11.10 on my lenovo laptop and found a "chip" image on the top of the screen. It showed me to install 3 drivers ATI/AMD Proprietary FGLRX graphics drivers (post-release ...
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Lenovo OneKey Recovery System on Ubuntu

I am always confused whether to use Ubuntu/Win. This time as my HDD had some factory problems, Lenovo replace it for free. So, I have a fresh new HDD on which I would like to use Ubuntu (I did have ...
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Is the Radeon 6570 supported in Ubuntu, or will it be in 12.04? [closed]

I have problem with the Radeon 6570 and the open source KMS driver. I tested it on both 11.10 and the daily build Ubuntu 12.04. The problem is that, with open source driver is screen moved 1/3 of ...
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Sagem 802.11g Cardbus (Wpcb-165g(R)) driver

Where can i find Sagem 802.11g Cardbus (Wpcb-165g(R)) driver and how can i install it on ubuntu 11.10 and ubuntu 12.04 alpha 2
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Printer drivers on KONICA MINOLTA PP 1350e

I had an older printer but can't find drivers. On oficial Konica web they don't have drivers for linux and in google I hadn't found any. Any help? Thanks
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Compiling an RT3062 PCI Wireless Driver

I have an Ralink wifi card installed. The driver shipped with ubuntu 11.10 does not appear to run my card. On the ralink website there is a source download for compiling the driver but being new to ...
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I'm having recurring problems with a driver install and think that there may be some corrupted/truncated files. How do I clear them? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I install drivers for an AMD Radeon HD 6450? I'm running Ubuntu 11.10 x86 with PAE on GNOME3. I have a Radeon HD 5750, Phenom II 955, and 6GB of cheap DDR3. I ...
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Ive installed both the graphics drivers; Is that bad?

I couldn't get one of my games to run so I installed the 'Additional drivers' graphics card driver for my computer but I already installed the one from ATI website. Would this cause any trouble/slow ...
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Ubuntu stuck in low resolution after UNinstalling / disabling NVidia drivers

Tried the Nvidia driver, installed using the Additional Drivers panel. Didn't like it much; the CPU seemed to overheat more and the brightness controls stopped working. Also selecting a second ...
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How to make LBP-1120 Canon printer work?

Initially this question was limited to 11.10. Now I am in (Lubuntu) 12.10. (On the changes in the question see this meta question). Considering 11.10 I have tried different (or not so different) ...
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Activate driver and complete installation

Background: I have a Dell Mini 9 that came with Ubuntu 8-something preinstalled. I created an Ubuntu 11-something installation USB. Booting from the USB, I was able to download/install the ...
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Choosing between binary or source Nvidia drivers

I've been using ubuntu for a while now and had a bit of a problem a while back with my graphics card and got to messing around with drivers. Even though I'va had experience (nasty ones) with drivers, ...
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How do I get an Atheros AR8131 ethernet card working?

I have an Atheros AR8131 Ethernet card on a Lenovo b560 laptop. Sometime in the past, probably at some upgrade or other my wired connection stopped functioning. I know the card is ok because it works ...
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Effects don't work after I install the Nvidia Drivers

I just installed ubuntu 11.10 64bit on my laptop and everything worked fine until I installed the nvidia driver (for a GeForce GT 525M). After I install the driver and reboot, the effects like snap ...
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How do I install the latest Nvidia drivers via the Additional Drivers tool?

Well obviously I can do it manually, I was just wondering why aren't these drivers available through "Additional Drivers", and why are the versions available there outdated.
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How do I make the system to recognize my dvd and cd drives

I installed mythbuntu 11.10, but it doesn't recognize my DVD and CD drives on DELL desktop 8400. How do I make it to recognize them? Thanks, Frank
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Error 'aticonfig: No supported adapters detected' while installing AMD Catalyst

I have Thinkpad E520 with two graphic cards: Intel and ATI Radeon 6630M. I am using Ubuntu 10.4 and laptop's internal display runs only on 1024x. I cannot use external displays (they are not ...
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intel 945GME x86/MMX/SSE2 driver [closed]

HD videos in Youtube doesn't run good on my Lenovo S10e Laptop. If someone can bring me a full guide of installing which is clear, I'll appreciate it much. I've tried one site but it was to ...
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How can I transfer photo's from my Kodak camera that normally would use KODAK EASYSHARE Software?

Normally I would plug my camera into my Windows XP pc, and the software would auto start, and transfer the files to a set location. I need to be able to perform the same or similar function on my PC ...
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Brightness keys don't work on a Toshiba Satellite t110

Ok well I have tried close to every single post about this problem that I could find and can not find a perm a fix for it. The fn + brightness up/down buttons do not work at all they show it changing ...
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Broadcom 4312 wireless not working on an HP dv6-1245 DX [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to Install Broadcom / STA Wireless card (BCM43XX) I have installed Ubuntu 10.04 on my HP dv6-1245 dx notebook and I do not have any wifi (it worked perfectly in ...
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Horizontal Scrolling checked but still doesn't work

I have an Asus N82JV with touchpad configured for single tap, double tap and two-finger vertical scroll. Even though I have the "Enable horizantal scrolling" in the mouse configurations it still ...
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Iis the 'radeon' open-source driver (not fglrx) able to produce sound through HDMI in 11.10 (x64)?

Just wanted to know if the open drivers provided for the Radeon graphics card --specifically the Juniper Radeon HD 5700 card -- are able to send sound through HDMI. I'm not able to do that, but I'm ...
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What driver do I need for a Radeon Mobility HD 2600 series card?

First of all I have 0 previous experience with any of linux, so I suspect it might be mistake from my part. But it seems that ubuntu 11.10 are not compatible with my graphic card. I have acer laptop ...
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How would I go about installing an AverTV Hybrid Volar HX?

How can I install the driver to get my AverTV Hybrid Volar HX working on brand new Ubuntu 11.10 computer? I'am a newby in linux world but Ubuntu looks great. Please give me a hand!
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Graphic effects are slow

İ'm using a HP Pavilion G6. Graphic card is HD6470M and switchable with HD4200. I have installed the proprietary driver in additional drivers. But graphic effects are very slow. I also tried install ...
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Is the Rocket Raid 2340 supported?

I have a server with a Rocket Raid 2340 card. I know it works in Solaris and FreeBSD, but strangely this old card doesn't work in Linux. The internet is full of people asking for help, so I decided to ...
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How do i install with makefile? I get erorr while typing `./configure` [closed]

I'm trying to install Intel driver from here: http://intellinuxgraphics.org/2011Q4.html However when running ./configure and then make I get the following output: $ ./configure checking for a ...
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ATI 5770 HD - its fan runs all time - how can I resolve this?

I have another problem with my HD 5770 ATI card. It's fan all the time runs with the same speed (i think it's about 60% cause i dont know how to measure it on Ubuntu). I have installed the drivers ...
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How do I Install Drivers for an ALFA AWUS036NHR?

I am very new to Ubuntu and I really need to get this USB wireless running. I'm running Ubuntu 11.10 64-bit on a virtual machine. It comes with some instructions for setting up the drivers, but as ...
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Wireless on my EEE 1005HA doesn't work properly yet there's no additional driver listed

Reception is full but it often fails to connect to web pages. Kernel after updating: 3.0.0-15. Router Model is D-Link DIR-615. How can I find an appropriate Linux driver? The first one (output): ...
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Where can I download the drivers for a Canon MP 420 Series?

I'm trying to set up a Canon MP 420 Series printer on Ubuntu 11.10, but for some reason the wizard can't find the corresponding drivers. I looked for the drivers in , but they are not there. Even ...
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How to get better graphics at Toshiba C660?

Recently I installed Ubuntu 11.10 using wubi at my laptop Toshiba C660-1C8 (with built-in Intel HD Graphics). When I previously used Windows, I had many drivers from Toshiba including Display Driver ...
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Wide screen resolution in VirtualBox

I've installed Windows 7 in VirtualBox hosted by Ubuntu. After the installation in Windows 7 I can't see the resolution I need (wide screen). I have only the 4:3 (1024x768 etc.) How can I fix this? ...
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Recommended ATI driver?

I'm using a laptop with a mobility radeon hd 540v. I'd like to install the driver recommended by the AMD website. Is that fine or should I install one from the "additional drivers" menu? Do I have to ...
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Additional drivers: “You are not authorized to perform this action”

Anytime I do anything requiring root privileges I need to enter my password and it works. With only one exception: running "Additional drivers", which simply complains "You are not authorized to ...
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What is this error when trying to install ATI video driver?

When trying to install the driver the following error message occurs Error: ./default_policy.sh does not support version default:v2:i686:lib::none:3.0.0-15-generic; make sure that the version is ...
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ATI Catalyst drivers slowness

I have managed to install the drivers, but after installing those drivers moving different windows such as browser is very laggy. Why is that? I also tried older drivers, but they all have the same ...
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screen flickers after waking from blank screen

Every time I lock my screen and then unlock it again I get a really annoying screen flicker that stays until the next reboot. It's not like a graphic glitch it's like the screen is refreshing at a ...