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Samsung chromebook and the new Wacom intuos pen and touch tablet [duplicate]

I would like to use my new wacon Intuos pen and touch tablet with my Chromebook. I installed Ubuntu Unity 12.04 on my samsung chromebook. I works well. I have seen a that there is some kind of wacom ...
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Trying to make Install zulucrypt but cannot find packages

I have downloaded the source code of zulucrypt from http://code.google.com/p/zulucrypt/ because there is no .deb file. This is my first time to install from source and i need a little help by doing ...
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Dell Inspiron 3537, problems with resuming from suspend with AMD Radeon HD 8800M graphics card

I installed ubuntu (12.04.04 LTS, 64 bit) on a laptop Dell Inspiron 3537. It's working great. Recently, I had some trouble with running applications through wine. Those problems were resolved once I ...
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Ubuntu 12.04.4 installation doesn't work

I uninstalled Ubuntu 13.10 due to problems with the Nvidia driver and installed Ubuntu 12.04.4 and it has the same problems, but in the Ubuntu 12.04.4 version I can't login to the session because the ...
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Can't connect to wired or wireless network with Dell D520

I recently found my old Dell Latitude D520 and I decided it would be a learning experience to try and dual boot Ubuntu on it and play with a new operating system. I installed Ubuntu but to my surprise ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 Sound Dumy Output after Updates

I had NOT installed any updates to Ubuntu 12.04 LTS since September 2013. Today, I just updated ALL recommendations from the Update Manager. My audio WAS working fine and now it is NOT working at ...
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How fix ATI fglrx driver after kernel upgrade

I upgraded to the 12.04.4 lts saucy stack from 12.04.3: sudo apt-get install --install-recommends linux-generic-lts-saucy xserver-xorg-lts-saucy libgl1-mesa-glx-lts-saucy That installed the 3.11 ...
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Additional Drivers not found now that I have switched Motherbaords

So, long story short my Asus P8Z77-v Pro died on Sunday (the second one I've had die) so I got myself an AsRock P77 Extreme4 to tide me over/replace it. Problem is that when I goto install my NVIDIA ...
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Alternative graphic drivers? [duplicate]

My graphics graphics card is a Radeon HD 4250 and ATI has dropped the support for x-server version higher than 1.12. Are there any alternative graphic drivers I can use besides the opensource driver, ...
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How do I open my downloaded program?

I have been trying to download a program onto my new Ubuntu but this message comes up over and over when I try to load the archive with the Archive Manager. I can't find a way around it. What does ...
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Brother DCP-J140W Driver in ubuntu 13.04 32 bit

I need to install my printer "Brother DCP-J140W" driver in ubuntu 13.04 "32 bit" where I can find it & how to install it
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how to install nvidia drivers for Geforce 750M? (no bumblebee)

Ubuntu 13.10, 64bit, Asus n550jv, Nvidia Geforce 750M I wonder has anyone succeeded to install nvidia drivers in Ubuntu 13.10 64bit without bumblebee. And if yes - then what's the trick and exact ...
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How to install drivers for Samsung printer ml-2955 on ubuntu 13?

I tried to install 2 versions of printer drivers. specifically for Samsung printer ml-2955. the other one generic linux driver. I do not know how to install neither of them. there is autorun file ...
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Internet not working in my Dell Inspiron-5520

I recently installed Ubuntu 12.04 in my Dell Inspiron-5520 laptop. Though everything else seems to work properly the wireless network doesn't seem to work which worked perfectly when I had Windows 7 ...
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Cannot install nVidia drivers on Ubuntu Studio

I downloaded NVIDIA-Linux-x86_64-331.49.run within terminal cd Downloads sudo su sh NVIDIA-Linux-x86_64-331.49.run It gives me the following http://i.imgur.com/a9W1bRB.png A quick ...
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How to get my Asus PCE-N15 wireless adapter to work on 13.10

Recently, I've bought a computer, on which I installed a dual boot Windows 7 and Ubuntu 13.10 installation. I have temporary access to a wired connection, but I bought a Asus PCE-N15 wireless network ...
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fglrx driver missing after update 12.04

I updated my latop recently and after the update it started overheating and shutting down. This is problem which I have had previously on this laptop and the solution was to use fglrx driver. The ...
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How to setup Canon iR2520 Network Scanner?

I have at my workplace Canon imageRUNNER 2520 Scan/Print machine. I managed to setup printing but scanning I don't know how. Can somebody help me?
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how to manage wifi driver in Ubuntu

My lenovo x201 has a constant problem of disconnecting after a short period of time. I have reason to believe that this is because it switches to power off to save energy. How do I manage wifi driver ...
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Trouble with getting edimax ew-7811un drivers installed on older dell desktop

I am a complete newbie to Ubuntu and was expecting just to have a plug and play wireless usb adapter so I can surf the web but I was wrong. I do not know where to start and I hope someone can help get ...
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Ubuntu runs real slow, then crashes installing nvidia driver [duplicate]

Here's the hardware: P4 2.4ghz (32bit) 2 gigs ram Asus dvd burner MSI GeForce 5200 FX 1 Seagate 60 gig (IDE) 1 WD Black 80 gig (IDE) USB mouse PS2 keyboard 17" NEC LCD Software: Ubuntu 13.1 ...
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How do I get the driver for my graphics card?

I would like to get the correct driver for my graphics card. I am running Ubuntu 13.10. I think I have an ATI Radeon HD4200 integrated graphics chip, but when I go into system details, Ubuntu says ...
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Losing Drivers and Functionality on Ubuntu

I have a machine that runs ubuntu 13.10. It has been slowly but surely losing system functionality for a couple of months. Application center stopped working a couple of months ago because X Drawable ...
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Blank screen after rebooting the computer. How to boot to command prompt to fix the problem? [duplicate]

I am new to Ubuntu. Please help me to fix the following problem. Problem: After installing the Ubuntu 13.10 Server and Ubuntu Desktop I experienced temporary and permanent hang several times so I ...
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There is a known bug for the wireless card for my Lenovo ThinkPad T440 running 12.04. What are my options?

I am trying to get wireless working on my Lenovo ThinkPad T440, running Ubuntu 12.04. I think I have a Realtek 818b wireless card. $ lspci | grep -i Net 00:19.0 Ethernet controller: Intel ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 Driver for Lexmark c543dn

I have a Lexmark c543dn that shares the same home network as my ubuntu 13.10 Thinkpad (Z61t). When I installed 13.10, ubuntu found the 543dn fine and automatically installed would appeared to be a ...
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Unable toboot with Nvidia GTX 750 ti, even with latest beta drivers

Yesterday I got a Nvidia GTX 750ti for my htpc (ubuntu headless 12.04) but the computer wont boot with it installed. I've tried booting with nomodeset parameter and installing the latest beta driver ...
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How to install Ubuntu 13.10 if hardware doesn't support nouveau video driver

I have Acer Aspire V3-772G laptop with NVIDIA GeForce GT 750M. I had a 13.04 with windows 8 until recently and all works fine. But when I try to install 13.10 from usb it crashes during boot. ...
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How to install Synaptics touchpad manager with terminal? [duplicate]

I need to get this to get my touch-pad working but I am unable to install it with Ubuntu Software Center as it says ` "Update Error: Require Installation Of Untrusted Packages"
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Ubuntu completely freezes, probably unstable graphics driver [duplicate]

My ubuntu 12.04 distro often freezes when for example watching a youtube video. My system is a 15,6 inch BTO VBOOK 15CL17 FULL HD IPS with a Intel HD Graphics 4600. lspci | grep VGA 00:02.0 ...
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Trying to create a win7 virtual box

But this happens: Would anyone know what to do, I do not know too very much about terminal, so please be patient. Running Ubuntu 12.04 64x AMD.
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drivers questin

I use a HDD with ubuntu 12.04 on it for school, and when i do school related work I plug it on my PC and work on it, but I've found some problems and i think its due to the graphics drivers, I ...
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Unable to connect Ubuntu 12.04 to a projector using the vga port

Whenever I try to connect my Lenovo G570 with Ubuntu 12.04 64-bit to a Projector, it gets detected, but the display on both, the projector and on my laptop keep blinking continuously making it ...
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Install ATI Radeon HD in Ubuntu 13.10

I saw this. And downloaded this in AMD page. Which of these two should I use?, my graphic card is ATI Radeon HD 5450. Also, I don't understand what exactly amd64 means when talking about this ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 - driver for Dymo labelwriter 450 fastest printer

I have this super fast label writer printer which works perfect in Windows 7 but i need to use it in Ubuntu 13.10 because my Python software is only Ubuntu 13.10 compatible. But when i do printing it ...
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Installing Samsung Xpress M2825DW drivers on Kubuntu 12.04

I'm having trouble with installing printer drivers. I tried to find them in the data base and could not find them. So I downloaded the linux drivers from samsung.com (http://www.samsung.com/de/support/...
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ethernet and wireless issues [duplicate]

I can not connect to the internet via ethernet or wireless. I have a dell inspiron 6400 and through a little research know that i need b43 drivers, the problem is that ive tried downloading the ...
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Ubuntu 13 doesn't have an option for screen resolution 1600x900 for NVidia graphics

I am looking for a way to configure my display to the correct resolution of 1600x900. When I initially installed Ubuntu 13 the display resolution was perfect but after a few updates it now only gives ...
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Ubuntu 12.04.4 64-bit & AMD HD7850 GPU, issue with additional drivers menu

My girlfriend just installed a fresh copy of Ubuntu 12.04.4 64-bit on her PC. After installing and updating the system, Ubuntu has been using the Open Source drivers for her GPU - the AMD HD7850 with ...
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ubuntu expectations for laptop drivers

I'm brand new to the ubuntu world. I'm trying to understand what ubuntu requires in the way of drivers (wireless, video, audio etc) when it's going to be installed on a laptop. I noticed when I ran ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 and 13.10 freeze and white screen with nvidia gtx 660

I've been trying to get Ubuntu to work (dual booted with Win7) on my new computer for a week now and have not found a working solution. System specs: Intel Core i7-4771 @ 3.50 GHz 250 GB SSD Samsung ...
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Install Ubuntu on Android tablet and nuke Android OS

I have a android table with a 1.7ghz processor and 512mb ram I want to nuke Android and install whatever version of Ubuntu would run smoothly in these conditions. Anybody got a step by step on this. ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 Gnome - Nvidia 675mx and Intel drivers

I've currently made a new switch over from 12.04 to 13.10 due to my love for the gnome 3 desktop and 12.04 were breaking Gnome 3 each time. However 13.10 detects my Intel Ivy Bridge and will use it ...
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How to manually set up individual NVIDIA driver modul to boot, instead of the systems choosen one (NVidia GeForce 7200GS)

I'm trying to get ubuntu 13.10 working on a desktop with a nvidia 7200gs. First i've tried to install the official drivers from the nvidia website, which didn't work - the installer aborted on ...
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Intel Centrino Wimax 6250 - Constant Slow and Dropped signal (Ubuntu 13.10)

I've been surfing the forums for a while now, and I have hit a brick wall. I have a Sony Viao computer with the above mentioned Wireless Adapter. It constantly slows to speeds of under 20 kb/sec, goes ...
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opengl help on lenovo think pad t61

I received a lenovo think pad t61 the other day and installed xubuntu 12.04 onto it. Well last night I was able to run minecraft after installing bumblebee. Well I tried to see if Gary's mod would ...
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Why do I see two VGA compatible controllers on my PC?

I want to use Ubuntu on a hp pavilion g7-1246ef, but I seem to have problems with the VGA when running Ubuntu on this computer - the cooler is very loud and the laptop is hot, and this doesn't happen ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 problems with NVidia graphics drivers, XServer not going up

I had problem with running Age of Empires II on wine. It was showing some problem with loading some NVidia file (I cannot make this error again), and was suggesting using Nouveau drivers, even if I ...
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Can't get rid of “previous version of fglrx” and installing AMD's drivers fails

I tired out the fglrx driver form Additional Drivers program and they were not what I thought it would be, so I downloaded the drivers from AMD... but when I run the program like this sudo ./amd-...
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How to decide which drivers for Ralink 148f:7601? [duplicate]

I have just got my new usb wifi dongle and I am trying to get it running on 13.10. lsusb gives me the following: $ lsusb -v Bus 002 Device 005: ID 148f:7601 Ralink Technology, Corp. ...