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How can I be notified of updates on nvidia-current drivers?

Is there anyway to subscribe to updates on the nvidia-current drivers in Ubuntu Natty and the support for the nVidia 7300 / 7400 series. I don't want to upgrade to a system that does not support my ...
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Ubuntu 11.04 and ATI Drivers, HD4850 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: unity messed up by fglrx drivers. I have problems with ATI Drivers for my graphics HD4850. Opensource drivers work, but oftem lag mouse and other applications. Then I've ...
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How do I install the driver for a DLink DGE-528T?

additionally if i try to install the latest driver from TP-Link i get this error message. # make clean modules make -C src/ clean make[1]: Entering directory `/root/Downloads/TG-3269_100628/r1000/src' ...
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No sound after installing Catalyst 11.4

I did a clean install of Ubuntu 11.04 and everything went fine. The sound was working without a problem with the on-board device Azalia (Intel HDA) from the ASUS Crosshair IV Formula motherboard. ...
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Is The Nvidia Geforce 7300 LE Blacklisted?

I have a Geforce 7300 LE. Is that blacklisted in Natty? Are there any video card checking utilities available that will check compatibility with Natty before downloading/installing? I want to make ...
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Do I really need ATI proprietary drivers?

Ever since I installed 11.04, I have problems with ATI. If I don't enable it, am I still able to use HDMI with no problems?
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How to enable dual monitor with an ATI Radeon X300 card?

I am trying to enable dual monitor for my Ubuntu 11.04 and ATI Radeon X300 video card. Here is the information about my monitors: $ sudo lshw -C display *-display:0 description: VGA ...
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Is there a way to include NVIDIA drivers before installation?

My laptop hates Nouveau, and to save me the bother of upgrading from 10.04 to 11.04 (as I did with 10.10) I was wondering if there was a way to modify an Ubuntu ISO to run on the nVidia drivers ...
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Nvidia 5200 graphic card active but not currently in use [closed]

Nvidia 5200 graphic card active but not currently in use on Ubuntu 11.04 how to do that?
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HP Laserjet p1005 stopped working after upgrade

I have a problem that's been bugging me since Ubuntu 11.04 Beta 2: My printer (a HP Laserjet P1005) have been installed and working in Ubuntu 10.10. After upgrading to Ubuntu 11.04 Beta 1, it still ...
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Laptop with hybrid graphics. Problem with drivers

I've just installed Ubuntu 10.04 LTS. After booting, system recommended me some drivers for my graphic card (nVidia GT 325M). After installation and reboot all I see is black screen. Recovery mode ...
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ralink 5390 card in laptop does not work after installing driver

I recently bought a HP g62x laptop for myself. It sports a decent Core i3 processor, 4 gigs of RAM and a 500GB HDD. It also came with Wireless-N, a real bonus because I am using a Wireless-N router. ...
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fglrx fails to load causing black screen on boot

I've updated my system, the system boots but I never get to the graphic interface. It seems to hang. I get a black screen, at the end of the screen, I got my cursor _ blinking and I don't know what ...
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Can't get wireless card to be recognized - Dell D630 - Broadcom BCM4311 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I install BCM4312 wireless drivers? Below are the results for sudo lshw -c network command. I believe "UNCLAIMED" refers to missing drivers. *-network ...
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Why is my internet so slow with an Atheros wireless card?

Since I upgraded from Ubuntu 10.10 to 11.04, my internet connection is as slow as hell. I have tested my other 10.10 machine and it is just as quick as the first one was. What has happened? Why is ...
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Help restore driver after messing it [closed]

firstly I'm new to Ubuntu. Well my problem is I have RTL8187L Wireless USB adapter and I'm using Ubuntu 10.10.However, stock driver shipped with this Ubuntu won't work with my adapter. It detect the ...
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Nvidia driver activated but currently not in use

I have just finished an install of ubuntu 11.04 beta 2. At the end of the installation I got a message informing that I do not have the required hardware for unity, and that I should choose "ubuntu ...
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Laptops that will work with Ubuntu [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Who makes laptops for Ubuntu? Following on from my last question 'Laptop with Nvidia Optimus' I am looking for a new (current) laptop with a decent supported graphics ...
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Dell Inspiron N5010 mic not working

I have a Dell Inspiron N5010 with Ubuntu 10.04 installed , and i canot get the inbuilt or any other microphone to work on it . Is it some driver issue ?
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How To Install New Nvidia Linux Driver Supports Ubuntu 11.04 Series 270.41.06? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I install .run files? My friends tell to me about New Nvidia linux driver and can supports Ubuntu 11.04, But I can't install on my Ubuntu right now because the ...
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Blurry vertical sections using fglrx with Radeon hd 6970

So I managed to get fglrx working by downloading the drivers from ATI because the ones from additional drivers boot to a black screen and the open source dont let me change resolution. My one issue is ...
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Network Interfaces Do Not Function When Ubuntu Is Installed On An Asus 'Striker Extreme' Motherboard

I am attempting to install Ubuntu Server 10.04 LTS on my computer. This computer is based around an Asus 'Striker Extreme' motherboard. I can install Ubuntu, but the machine cannot connect to the ...
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Boot into recovery console

I found out that since my brand new Alienware M17xR3 laptop is running Intel Sandy Bridge, I have two options to get it to work: Run 11.04 which has experimental Sandy Bridge support in the kernel ...
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Cannot enable desktop effects on an hp dv2000

I have a laptop Hp dv2000. I recently install ubuntu 10.10. I also install the compiz fusion and update Desktop effects could not be enabled. When I change the preference appearance visual effect it ...
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Runs ok in 10.10, screen flickers continuously like neon light in 11.04

I have an Alienware M17x R3 laptop with 460M nvidia card. I just got it brand new from Alienware today. Running nvidia driver doesn't work in 10.10 (GDM doesn't load at all), so I switch back to ...
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Unity and games don't work on new Thinkpad T420

Here's my setup: Lenovo ThinkPad T420, brand new NVIDIA Graphics Card 4GB of Ram 128GB Solid State Drive Intel Core i5 Processor Given these specs, there's no reason games and Unity shouldn't be ...
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How do I blacklist the gallium ATI driver?

Is there a way to stop the gallium driver loading?
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Sitecom Wireless Network USB Micro Adapter Problem

I have problem with Sitecom Wireless Network USB Micro Adapter 300N WL-364. I use Ubuntu 10.10 64bit and it does not recognize any drivers for this model. What I did so far: used ndiswrapper to ...
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Ubuntu 11.04 doesn't distinguish between audio outputs?

My PC has two audio 3.5mm audio outputs: back - used for speaker system front - used for headset This is my audio controller: id: multimedia description: Audio device product: N10/ICH 7 ...
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Will the Nouveau driver continue to get updates?

I installed Natty yesterday and it gave me the option to install "Experimental 3D support for NVIDIA cards" (which I'm assuming is Nouveau). Now, is there a PPA I will need to add to receive regular ...
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Installing nVidia drivers from website

My Toshiba laptop has an nVidia graphics card which is not supported in Ubuntu, and there is no Entry in "Additional Drivers" I tried installing the driver from the nVidia website (Which does have a ...
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How do I get an NVIDIA Geforce GTS 450 working?

I have just purchased a new Asus ENGTS450 DirectCU graphics card, Geforce 450. My problem is that I can't get to my desktop with this new card. At first I just simply replaced my old Nvidia card with ...
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How to remove open source noveau and replace it with the proprietary Nvidia driver?

I installed Ubuntu 11.04 Nattu beta on my machine with GeForce 7025 card. But I'm falling back to classic Gnome instead of unity. I'm sure the problem is noveau isn't enough to enable 3D acceleration. ...
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How do I get a D-Link DWA-140 usb wlan working?

I just installed natty beta 1 and my d-link dwa-140b2 usb wlan dongle doesn't work any more. Any ideas for how to fix it? This is what I get in syslog Apr 12 20:00:16 agda kernel: [ 118.779178] ...
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Spotify under Wine

I am running Spotify under Wine. However, it keeps getting interrupted now and then, and I have to restart Spotify. (I am running Ubuntu 10.10 and Wine 1.2.2). How is this fixed? I have tried ...
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How to change the graphics driver from i915 to intel?

Does anyone know how to change the graphics driver in 11.04 from i915 to intel?
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Installed Wacom Bamboo Pen + Touch drivers, but no dice

I'm trying to install my new Wacom Bamboo Pen + Touch tablet in Ubuntu 10.10. As described here, among other places, I've installed the Wacom dkms package by doctormo and rebooted my PC, but the ...
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Lost 3 of my 4 cores

I am running Ubuntu 10.10 since I thought the upgrade was safely possible on my working machine (programmer here). I recently got a freeze now and then, but slowly it got really annoying, when it went ...
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How do I install windows wireless driver for TP-Link TL-WN7200ND

I'm using the TP-Link TL-WN7200ND USB wireless adapter. I have downloaded the Windows drivers and updated Ubuntu to 10.10 by manually connecting the computer to the router. I also installed ...
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Webcam not recognized on my Sony Vaio VGN-CR363 laptop

when I open Cheese it says No device found. and i've also tried changing the gstreamer properties my lsusb http://pastebin.com/BX6B4Wpe my lspci http://pastebin.com/FZmseTST i've also tried ricoh ...
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DWA-160 and ar9170usb - Random Disconnects

Has anyone ever managed to make a DWA-160, or for that matter any usb wireless that relies on this driver, work without random disconnections that force you to reboot in order to regain access to your ...
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HP Pavilion DV2000 web camera driver

I got this information using lsusb: Bus 001 Device 002: ID 0c45:62c0 Microdia Sonix USB 2.0 Camera I have problem with my camera. When I use web camera in supported application, like Bandoo chat ...
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Why am I unable to install the Nvidia 96 driver?

I have a old Nvidia card that needs the nvidia 96 driver to enable all the fancy compiz effects (the noveau free driver doesn't work). I tried installing it with Ubuntu Software Center but it said ...
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Getting a Canon LiDE 200 to work

I have this Canon LiDE 200 but simple scan cannot use it properly. With the new sane-backend from rober-ancell's ppa the scanner head at least moves a little, but simple-scan simply fails telling me ...
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HP LaserJet 1020 always asks for driver install

On Ubuntu 10.10, HP LaserJet 1020 works plug and play style (plugged it in, printed test page without installing anything). But, every time I connect (or power on ubuntu) printer starts it's driver ...
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Touchpad Two-finger Scroll Configuration

This all started with me trying to get 2-finger scroll working. In Windows, I got used to it. So I found a thread that said to run these commands: synclient VertTwoFingerScroll=1 synclient ...
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Switching graphics in Ubuntu ATI

Will Switching graphics be supported in Ubuntu in the near Future ? I have a Hp dv6 with an Ati 5650 , but it only get reconiced as a Ati 4200, that means really bad performance. I read that this is ...
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Wireless N capable Ralink RT2860STA doesn't go faster than 54Mbit

Wireless N network speed doesn't go faster then 54M in Ubuntu with router being rigth next to the computer. I get around 200-220M in Windows. OS: Ubuntu 10.10 64 bit. router: wireless N router card: ...
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Keyboard Mouse Problem

I just installed Ubuntu on my laptop (Core 2 Duo Sony Vaio) and am having a problem with the external keyboard and mouse. When I first logged in the left mouse button does not work, this can be solved ...
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Experimental 3D Support for NVIDIA Cards

I recently installed an 11.04 alpha on my laptop. In the Additional Drivers program, it offers me "Experimental 3D support for NVIDIA cards". I went ahead and installed this to see how it works. Seems ...