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Driver for Nvidia graphics card on 12.10

I have installed Ubuntu 12.10 64bit and the default driver for my Nvidia GTX670 is an open source XorgX. I intend to play games on Wine. What driver should I use?
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How to i install my video driver for nvidia geforce 610M on ubuntu 12.04

I've just installed ubuntu on my laptop and noticed that my nvidia driver wasnt installed. So I installed nvidia-current with the terminal command sudo apt-get install nvidia-current but now my ...
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Need Drivers for D-link DWA 525 PCI Wireless adapter

I'm using Ubuntu 12.10 32-Bit Edition. I have racently purchased D-link DWA 525 PCI Wireless Adapter. But i can't find the drivers for the adapter. I have been searching in internet for a while. Tried ...
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Installing nVidia GeForce GT630M display driver on Dell Vostro 3460 core i5 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Nvidia GeForce GT630M/GT640M/GT650M graphics card support? My newly purchased Dell Vostro 3460 core i5 has nVidia GeForce GT630M graphics card. But I don't have the ...
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Installing Netgear wireless adapter - [closed]

I am having the hardest time getting my wireless adapter working on my PC. I actually got it working thanks to the help of another thread (http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1964173&page=2) ...
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Drivers not listed under “Additional drivers”

I have an Asus K55V laptop with an NVIDIA GeForce GT 630M graphics adapter. I want to install NVIDIA's latest proprietary drivers, but the list under the "Additional drivers" tab in "Software Sources" ...
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W520 External monitor setup with Ubuntu 12.10

I just installed a fresh Ubuntu 12.10 64-Bit Desktop on my Lenovo W520. It looks like there are a lot of challenges around making it work with out of the box Nouveau drivers or propriety Nvidia ...
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How to install Amd proprietary drivers from PPA on ubuntu studio 12.04?

I have just switched to Ubuntu studio 12.04 from Ubuntu 12.10 and i was wondering how to install my proprietary Amd drivers from a ppa like on ubuntu. Another question is if the way we install ...
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12.10 starts up to just my desktop background [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Unity does not start after installing the fglrx drivers on 12.10 I have only just started using linux more than just instlling it on an old pc for fun and have just ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 doesn't recognize Graphic Chip in Intel Celeron G540T

I want to use Ubuntu and get away from Windows. I have bought a new Fujitsu TS ESPRIMO Q510 mini PC a few days ago. But its integrated CPU isnt properly recognized by Ubuntu 12.10. The screen ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 64b does not shutdown [closed]

I am a new linux user so i am not familiar with what actually is needed to check. When shutting down or trying to restart i get a screen with yellow letters and the system does not close or restart. ...
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VESA:M92 standard, but ati driver installed? (12.04 LTS)

I have a Dell studio 1555 with an ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4500, and I have installed the proprietary driver but when I go to settings>details>graphics, ubuntu tells me the driver is VESA:M92, ...
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Fingerprint driver issue hp Pavilion dm4 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Dv6 1149wm’s fingerprint reader? I need a fingerprint scan driver for Pavilion dm4 Bus 001 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub Bus 002 Device 001: ID ...
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How do I install Gallium3d Drivers in Ubuntu 12.10?

I am having horrible problems with the latest ATI Graphics Driver. I have an ATI Radeon HD 5800 and I just lost my GUI for Linux (typing this in windows at the moment). I've read about gallium3d ...
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No sound in my HP 2000-2116tu laptop

I am using HP 2000-2116TU laptop and I have installed Ubuntu 10.04 in it (I'm dual booting it along with windows 7). The problem is that there is no audio(no audio in speakers as well as headphone). ...
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Does Ubuntu 12.10 support ASIX AX88772 Ethernet controller chip out-of-the-box?

Being stuck with this question I am choosing a USB Ethernet adapter to buy to work it around. Obviously I need an adapter for which Ubuntu has drivers built-in. So the question is if AXAGO ADE-X5 ...
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How do I install drivers for the Atheros AR8161 Ethernet controller on 64-bit 12.10 using an Internet-connected 32-bit 12.04 PC and a USB flash drive?

How do I install drivers for the Atheros AR8161 Ethernet controller on 64-bit 12.10 using an Internet-connected 32-bit 12.04 PC and a USB flash drive? Having bought a new HP Elite desktop PC and ...
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Unity problems after changing graphic card drivers

The fan of my graphic card is very loud. I tried to install additional drivers for it. After rebooting my PC - to apply changes - unity won't show... If I change the driver back to default unity shows ...
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“Resolving build dependencies” makes a mess. Why ?

Even though I'm currently trying to install an AMD Catalyst driver this is more of an universal problem with Linux that I don't get. It's about how some packages which are totally mainstream and used ...
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12.10 with GeForce GT630 can not have driver installed

i have newly installed 12.10 ... it feels good until i tried to install the graphic driver ... i have these drivers ... model : GK107 [GeForce GT 630] vendor : NVIDIA Corporation driver ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 NVIDIA 304.43 (and others) - saving xorg.conf causes high CPU usage

I'm struggling now for more than two days with NVIDIA drivers. First, I didn't realize what the problem was, I just noticed my computer became slow (Intel i5 2500K @ 4.3GHz, 8GB 1600Mhz RAM). As you ...
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kvm disabled by bios after installing nVidia driver

Whenever I try to switch from the nouveau driver to any nVidia driver (304, 310 or nvidia-current) and reboot my machine after selecting a driver Ubuntu boots with the following error: [2.4556] kvm: ...
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How do i install Nvidia Drivers in 12.10 (new to ubuntu) [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I install extra drivers? Hey Guys I just installed (Dual Booted) Ubuntu 12.10 64 Bit on my Machine. (now running 32 Bit Ubuntu 12.10) Specs: ASUS M5A97 Mobo 16 ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 Broadcom Wireless Complete System Freeze [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to Install Broadcom Wireless card (BCM43XX) I recently re-installed Ubuntu 12.10 and updated/upgraded everything same as I've always done. However, I now no longer ...
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Nvidia driver 12.10 failed to install -xubuntu 12.10

Hi I'm trying to install Nvidia driver for a NV6 vanta with the script from Nvidia located here (http://www.nvidia.com/object/linux-display-ia32-71.86.15-driver.html). I've edited the blacklist file ...
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fglrx causes fallback mode, doesn't work

I made a fresh install to Ubuntu 12.10 a while ago and tried to install the fglrx via software-properties-gtk. But when I install and restart one of the new versions, I can't acces unity (only desktop ...
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After Ubuntu Upgrade, cannot connect to wifi(wireless)

I upgraded my Ubuntu OS from an ISO. Initially, my connection kept on dropping. After a while, ubuntu failed to connect to wireless at all.
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SATA Hard Drives in won't format in Raid / Disappear sometimes

I am trying to setup a new computer with a software raid0. I am running 32 bit Ubuntu 12.04. I have my OS installed on a PATA Hard Drive, and 4 SATA 2TB Hitachi Drives to be raided. The Motherboard ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 - Graphics driver shows Gallium 0.4 instead of intel HD

I have a hybrid Intel/Nvidia system using bumblebee on Ubuntu 12.10 with specs: Clevo W150HR, SB i7-2720qm, 8GB RAM, 128GB Crucial M4 SSD + 500GB HDD It is reported to use software rendering (through ...
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Gnome-classic lock screen no password prompt [closed]

I have ubuntu 12.04, on a Dell Inspiron 14r, Intel HD 3000. I set on the Power settings, "When the lid is closed: Do nothing." The password prompt worked just fine when i closed and opened the lid. ...
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How do I get drivers for a WD MyBook Essential to make it run on Ubuntu(12.10)

How do I get drivers for a WD MyBook Essential to make it run on Ubuntu(12.10) the drive was running normal on WinXP before, in Ubuntu it is found but I cannot work with the data on the drive...
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After nvidia driver update screen is 640x480. How to undo?

I recently tried to upgrade/update my graphics drivers in Ubuntu 12.04. Now the screen is all zoomed to a 640 x 480 resolution and I can't figure out how to undo what I did. How can I revert to the ...
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Installing driver for Netgear WNA1100 WiFi Adapter - Ubuntu Server 12.04

I recently purchased the WNA1100 WiFi Adapter for my Ubuntu Server 12.04 Box. Since I'm new to Ubuntu, I'm unable to install the drivers for the WiFi Adapter. I found that the WiFi adapter uses the ...
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Unity disappear when I activate Nvidia driver for 8500 GT

I'm new to linux, I've installed ubuntu 12.10 and install Nvidia driver for 8500 GT. After the restart unity disappear, all what I see is the desktop, no top menu no dash. I've tried to install all ...
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Installing drivers for an ATI HD4670

I just installed Ubuntu 12.10 on my PC and now I'm trying to install the necessary drivers for my video card. I tried downloading the drivers from the ATI Radeon official site but the installer gives ...
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Hardware 3D acceleration suddenly stopped working

I turned on my laptop the other day and noticed that Gnome was not using fancy graphics mode. As far as I know there is no reason my drivers should have stopped working, as I haven't made any upgrades ...
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Unable to boot ubuntu 12.10 after installing latest amd catalyst drivers

I started using linux about a week ago and chose ubuntu 12.10 to start out with. I ran it dual boot with windows 7. Played with it for about a week and everything was going great then I loaded up ...
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Can't get Bumblebee to work on 12.10 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Ubuntu 12.10 Nvidia GT555M Bumblebee I am trying to use Bumblebee to get Nvidia Optimus to work on my on my laptop. It is a Pavilion dv6 with a i7 and Nvidia Geforce GT ...
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Problem with ATI graphics

I have a Radeon HD5850 graphic card and when trying to install the proprietary drivers I get Unity to start so I had to remove the fglrx driver and restore to the open driver. I tried again today to ...
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Unity doesn't load after installing NVIDIA drivers

If I install any of the proprietary NVIDIA drivers (nvidia-*) from the repositories, Unity does not load after I log in. I just get a blank desktop background with no icons, panels or launchers. If I ...
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USB keyboard not recognized immediately [closed]

I'm having a problem with a Deltaco TB-229 USB keyboard when booting to Peppermint OS Three. As that is based on Ubuntu, I ask the question here, hope that is fine. The keyboard has worked flawlessly ...
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Radeon 9800 pro driver ubuntu 12.04

I'm new to askubuntu and I have a question that I cant seem to find an answer for. I may be getting a ATI Radeon 9800 Pro (unless some one can recommend me a better card) I would like to know if the ...
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Enable clickpad middle click on Ubuntu 12.10

Currently running ubuntu 12.10 on my Acer Aspire S3 ultrabook and i've been fighting with it trying to get the mouse middle click to use three finger tap on it. I could do this without an issue on ...
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No Unity after ubuntu 12.10 upgrade

After I upgraded to Ubuntu 12.10 from 12.04, there was low graphics and no Unity. Just the mouse and the wallpaper. So, I got into the terminal via Ctrl+Alt+T, launched Chrome and searched for a ...
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AMD Radeon HD 7670M on Ubuntu 11.10 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is the correct way to install ATI Catalyst Video Drivers (fglrx)? i need to install AMD Radeon HD 7670M graphic card on Ubuntu 11.10 i need a help.. thank you
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Why does additional driver tab not have an Nvidia driver to install?

I've just installed Ubuntu 12.10. In the "additional driver" tab of "software source" window does not have Nvidia driver installation, it has nothing? (my computer has the geforce gt540 cuda)
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Set master mode on a realtek rtl8192ce

The supported interfaces of the network adapter include also AP. But when I try to set the card on Master Mode with iwconfig wlan0 mode Master, I get the following error: Error for wireless ...
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How to force ubuntu to re-check for graphic drivers?

Everything was working perfectly fine on my ubuntu machine since I installed it almost a week ago... until this morning. My computer has been running slow all day, particularly the dash (and I mean ...
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How to install hardware drivers for my laptop

Everytime I change the OS I usually format my laptop. It is an HP tx-2 Touchsmart. It has a touchscreen and additional hardware that isn't working (i.e. volume control buttons and the network ...
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Linux kernel 3.5.0-18 update is not working with NVIDIA driver 304.60

I have Ubuntu 12.10 64 bit and a Nvidia card GT430 and installed 304.60 Linux driver manually and it worked beautifully until the latest Ubuntu update which got modified to 3.5.0-18 Kernel. Everything ...