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ANSA wont start after upgrade to Ubuntu 12.10

after updating ubuntu from 11.10 to 12.10, the CAE tool ANSA 13.2.3 wont start. I'm using a Dell Latitude E6330 (core i5-3320M, Intel HD Graphics 4000). I get the following from LIBGL_DEBUG=verbose: ...
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Searching for printer/scanner canon pixma mp230 (32bit) ubuntu 12.04 drivers and how to install

Searching for canon pixma mp230 (32bit) ubuntu 12.04 drivers and how to install. Found the drivers on http://www.canon-asia.com/personal/search?languageCode=EN&filter=p&q=mp230%20linux but ...
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How to uninstall manually installed Nvidia drivers?

How do I uninstall manually installed Nvidia drivers 310.14 and revert to Noveau. I have Ubuntu 12.10.
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Overscan, Ubuntu 12.04, Nvidia driver

I know there are many questions about overscan around but I cant seem to find a working solution. I know the cause of this is the Nvidia driver, as I have no problems with the default driver, so I ...
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Dual head switching problem

My media player runs Ubuntu 12.10 with video drivers Gallium 0.4 on AMD RV710, experience standard. The graphics card is reported (lshw) as a Radeon HD 4350. This card is driving two displays. The ...
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How would I install drivers for N900 WNDA4100 wireless adapter?

I am currently using a N900 WNDA4100 wireless adapter, and I am unable to install the drivers for it. It is using a Ralink chipset http://www.wikidevi.com/wiki/Netgear_WNDA4100 I found that Ralink ...
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Where do I get my drivers

I have a sony laptop and I can't find my drivers that are going to be compatible with Ubuntu no matter where I look, does anybody have somewhere to recommend for me? Thanks guys.
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How do i install Nvidia geforce GTX 460 on a fresh 12.10 Installation?

I've installed Ubuntu on my computer for the first time, so I'm an Ubuntu-noob. Can anyone please tell me how I install my gfx? I've tried to install it by using some guides, but I can't do it the ...
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How do I get the fingerprint reader to work on a Lenovo x230 Tablet?

I followed this post: How to enable finger printer with Thinkpad X230 and tried to install software support for my fingerprint reader. But the software does not find it. This is the message when i ...
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How to install graphics drivers (no additional drivers under software sources)?

I am using ubuntu gnome remix 12.10 with ATI mobility radeon HD 4300 graphics card. Software sources do not show any additional drivers. How do I install the graphics drivers for my system? $ lspci | ...
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some errors into the driver RT539x PCIe

I have a laptop HP650 with Wi fi chip RT539a. I'm using OS ubuntu 12.04, but the wifi does not work on this OS. The forum ubuntu gave me a couple of tips on how to solve these issues. Here they are: ...
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How do I install a bz2.bz2 file?

I need to install the driver for my wireless card (hp pavilion g6) in order to get wireless working on my computer. Problem is (as far as I can tell) it's not a tar.bz2 and none of the instructions ...
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lsusb shows “rt3572” but lshw shows “generic 2800” driver after installing the latest ralink

I have a quick question. I just got the ae1000 linksys usb wifi card. I installed the latest drivers from ralink (rt3572). Now, when I use "lsusb" I see "Linksys AE1000 v1 802.11n [Ralink RT3572]. ...
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ATI Proprietary Driver Over/Underscan setting ignored after reboot

I installed the proprietary driver (fglrx-updates) on Ubuntu 12.10 64-bit for my graphics card (ATI Radeon HD 7570). I am using two displays, one connected with DVI, one with HDMI. I set the desktop ...
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ubuntu can't connect to wireless

I installed ubuntu 12.04 on my dell inspiron 5720 and I can't connect to any wireless networks, at the right top, it doesn't show any networks. I tried both the 32bit and 64bit versions, I ...
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Drivers for MSI Z77MA-G45

I just purchased this motherboard (along with a core i5-3570 CPU). The guy in the shop says it will work fine with Linux, and a search on the web shows that some people are indeed using it, but the ...
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'X Error of failed request: BadRequest (invalid request code or no such operation)' after installing the AMD binary driver on 12.10

I have just installed the binary driver for AMD hardware on Ubuntu 12.10 using the "Installing upstream drivers directly from AMD's website" method. But now when I run 'fglrxinfo', I get this message: ...
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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 ...