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it is possible to install drivers used on windows but working on ubuntu

there isn't drivers for video card on my computer or drivers for sis on ubuntu repositories and i know that it is poor supported or one of least supported, and i also have windows installed and on ...
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Screen connected to the 'mini-displayport' doesn't work anymore on an Apple Monitor

I am running Ubuntu on a Mac Pro with a Apple monitor. The machine has a GeForce GT 120 (aka GeForce 9500GT). The DVI output is still working, but the screen connected to the 'mini-displayport' ...
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System won't start after installation of Nvidia drivers

I've installed the Ubuntu 12.04. But the problem is when I try to install the Nvidia driver, I chose recommended version and when installation finishes, I reboot my system but all I see is a black ...
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Just Installed 11.10 on a PC that had problems with 9 - First Run, Screens going black

Last time I had ubuntu on this PC the screen would go black every few seconds and stay black for a bit, that was running 9, now I've upgraded to 11.10 hoping that would fix the issue, but the issue ...
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How to install SiS 671/771 Video Drivers in ubuntu?

Does sis have any drivers available for their 671/771 "video card" ? how can i install it and set it to 1280x800 resolution?
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I can't connect to internet with a BCM4312

This is my first time with Linux (I am using Ubuntu 12.04) and i am having trouble connecting to internte. I read some post and i did the following, if anybody knows what could be happening i will be ...
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Does 12.04 need graphics drivers for NVidia?

I upgraded to Kubuntu 12.04 today. I noticed some of my desktop effects were not working, like Wobbly Windows, and a couple others. So I went into Jockey to see if there were NVidia drivers that I ...
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Dell Inspiron 1525, Upgraded to 12.04 and have lost Wireless Internet Connection [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Wireless doesn't work on a Broadcom BCM4312 I've just upgraded my Dell Inspiron 1525 to 12.04. Wireless connection worked before, but now it doesn't. I can't seem ...
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Wireless connection with a Centrino Wireless-N 1000 won't last longer than 20 seconds

My laptop is a Lenovo Sl510. It will ask me for my network key and after inputting it, it will drop after about 20 seconds, and ask for the key again, and continuously do this. I never had any ...
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Unrecognized video card “Intel HD Graphics”… help? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I get my Intel integrated graphics to be recognized in System Info I installed the new version of Ubuntu 12.04 LTS . Download and install the 32 bit (it ...
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Unusable desktops settings with nVidia

I am owner of nVidia GeForce GT 320M and I have two displays: external montior BenQ 1920x1080 and laptop's display 1366x768. Ubuntu with installed additional hardware drivers recognize my monitors ...
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Can't recognize my Colorpage hr6 slim scanner

am using Ubuntu 11.10 and I have scanner called "genius colorpage hr6x slim" and when I run simple scan it just can't detected it; I tried "XSANE" but It gave the same answer! When I run "dmesg" It ...
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How to setup widescreen resolutions? Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 3000

I have an IBM Thinkcentre with an 'Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 3000' but Ubuntu only shows 4:3 resolutions in the display settings. Is there an easy way to add support for widescreen ...
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How to install a new D-Link NIC in Ubuntu 11.04 Server?

I did a new fresh installation of Ubuntu 11.04 server. I plugged a new D-Link NIC (DFE528TX) but it doesn't work properly. How could I fix this problem?
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After Nvidia driver install, LightDM won't start automatically

I did a clean install and after installing updates and drivers (Nvidia VGA) for a 460GTX, I'm shown a black screen with various Stopping/Starting messages. The last of these messages is different ...
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What graphic driver? Acer 5750

I bought a new laptop, Acer 5750 and installed Ubuntu 11.10 on it. Now I would like to know what graphic driver should I install for it. When I go to 'Aditional Drivers', it does not show any graphic ...
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Where do I get a SIS mirage 672 vga driver?

I need to obtain a display adapter for SiS mirage +3 gpu (closed source), so I can run a stable system on Ubuntu. I need to find a driver for this adapter that is open source and gives completely ...
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There is no driver for Ralink chip 5360

I bought DWA-525 and it does not work Google did not help. No one on the Internet could not get the device to work =( lspci 01:06.0 Network controller: Ralink corp. Device 5360 I do not know what ...
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How do I install Nvidia drivers on a Lenovo Ideapad Y570? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Nvidia 555M driver installation problem with a Lenovo Y570 I just got myself a nice Lenovo ideapad Y570, first thing i did was load kubuntu on it Everything was going ...
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How do I download pictures from my phone?

I have a htc hero 4g and want to download pictures. The software does not recognize the phone and I don't know how to find the drivers.
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Television on Linux with TV-Tuner? How can I find a way to use it?

I would like to watch television with my TV-Tuner. All I want is someone give me some steps to follow so I can find a driver. I am searching for several months but nothing. Also which application ...
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Scanner not working for Cannon Image Class MF4412

I recently switched from windows vista to ubuntu 11.10. I realized that my printer/Scanner/photocopier was not working.I went on www.canon-asia.com and downloaded the driver for the printer.Now the ...
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How do I connect my Toshiba Thrive to my Kubuntu 11.04 box? [closed]

I've recently gotten a Toshiba Thrive 10.1" 16GB, and I love the thing. Unfortunately, I've got one minor complaint: While I can physically hook up the tablet through miniUSB, no drives show up in ...
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Ubuntu doesn’t load after install NVIDIA graphic drivers [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How well do laptops with Nvidia Optimus work? I have installed NVIDIA drivers on Ubuntu 11.10. I have referred following article which describes “The Advanced Way of ...
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Toshiba Netbook works on LiveUSB, but not when installed

When running Ubuntu 11.10 live on my USB, everything works perfectly. Once I install the OS, however, most of the hardware is no longer recognized. Once I booted into Ubuntu, I had a number of ...
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Need dell 15r n5010 linux(ubuntu) drivers [closed]

I have dell 15r n5010 model. now i want switch windows to linux(ubuntu) system. I cant find drives for Linux.
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Toshiba DX735 Touch Screen Doesn't Work

I just purchased this PC, and I'm going to dual-boot it with Ubuntu 12.04 64-bit. I know that the touchscreen doesn't work when I use a Ubuntu 11.10 Live CD (32-bit). Is there a driver that will ...
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Migrating a Wubi install and Drivers, and data when the Wubi install is messed up

I accidentally installed a non-functional video driver using the Jockey tool. That lead to me only seeing this on a reboot. Which leads to my question: I read up on migrating my Wubi install, and I ...
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Broadcom BCM4311 wireless not working on an HP Pavilion dv2000 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to Install Broadcom / STA Wireless card (BCM43XX) I've been trying for some time now to make my wireless work again in Ubuntu 11.10, though it worked in 10.04 before ...
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Problems with wired network on acer aspire 1410

The problem is the following: i can't establish a wired connection on Acer Aspire 1410 with Ubuntu 11.10 installed. Wireless connection works fine. But when i plug the network cable and disable wifi ...
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How to enable Unity 3D support in 12.04 using open-source drivers for RadeonHD cards?

As the title says I can't enable the Unity 3D support when I'm using open-source drivers (xorg-edgers). I have an xfx Radeon HD 6950 by the way. If I install the proprietary 12.3 drivers from AMD it ...
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How to set up a WACOM Cintiq 24 HD?

I'm new to Ubuntu and the Linux world (switched from mac to linux) and i have a problem: I'm studyin industrial-design and a lot of my work depends on my wacom cintiq 24 HD. My problem is that ...
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My ati Radeon X1200 graphic card is not installed how do i install it

I am new to ubuntu i have a toshiba satellite A215 laptop with a ati Radeon X1200 graphic card. When ubuntu 12.04 has finished installed, i check the detail menu in system settings the graphic option ...
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Graphics driver update for Dell V3400 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I install the Intel Graphics driver in my system? My computer is Dell Vostro 3400. I installed Ubuntu 11.10 recently. Here is the graphics card informations: ...
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ath9k driver (re)installation

I only installed Ubuntu a couple of weeks ago but my friend showed me how to use aircrack.Anyways, he said that i needed to install a special driver for it and while i was trying to install it the ...
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Install Wireless Driver on Hp G72

I installed Ubuntu 10.04 on my HP G72. All the drivers are installed except my wireless driver. I tried some solutions I saw online but none of them worked for me. Can somebody help me out with it? ...
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How can I find my usb2rs232 driver

I have a device that is correctly connected to my PC . But i could not see it in /dev. what does it mean? Is it because of not installing my device? $ /dev ls before connecting my device: agpgart ...
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Dual VGA Cards Intel/ Nvidia

this is my first post in this forum.. I am new to Linux, just installed Ubuntu 11.10 on my Sony Vaio VGN-Z12 with two graphic cards Intel and NVidia Geforce 9300 GS. after the installation the lightdm ...
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How to install Gallium 0.4 on AMD RV620?

Been trying to install Gallium 0.4 on AMD RV620 in a new install of UBUNTU 11.10 x86_64, but I haven't got any idea of how to accomplish this. I had it installed before, and working, but now I can't. ...
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How does the fglrx package's version relate to AMD's version numbers, like Catalyst 12.3?

When I learn about a new version of AMD's graphics driver, I usually see something like "Catalyst 12.3." However, the fglrx package in Ubuntu has a version like 2:8.960-0. Are these two version ...
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How do install graphics drivers for radeon HD 6380g on a HP pavilion g6?

I installed ubuntu from wubi using a live cd but when i booted i just got a black screen so i followed the instructions from this forum http://ubuntuforums.org/showpost.php?p=10089820&postcount=8 ...
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How do I fix drivers in pre-boot Ubuntu installer disk? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: My computer boots to a black screen, what options do I have to fix it? My computer arrived yesterday, it runs perfectly fine with Windows 7, so I know it's a problem ...
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Which Ubuntu version to use on a MAXDATA laptop Eco 3100X ? with this system info [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Ubuntu on 256MB RAM i am speaking as new ubuntu user, i just have installed ubuntu 10.04 on my laptop, but is running very slow... So i am here to ask you a question: ...
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Black screen after installing Ubuntu 11.10 on new pc [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: My computer boots to a black screen, what options do I have to fix it? After installing Ubuntu on my fresh desktop, the Ubuntu loading screen shortly appears and then I ...
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How do I install the drivers for my HCF Conexant modem?

How do I install drivers for my HCF Conexant modem in Ubuntu 11.10? Unfortunately Conexant driver is old with no update for new kernel version (upper 2.6) so I cant install and use my HCF modem. I ...
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How to use Unity 3d and Gnome Shell without any drivers?

Currently I don't have any driver available for the laptop that I use , and because of this I only can use Unity 2d and Gnome Panel. I have Ubuntu 11.10 and Ubuntu 12.04 installed and no drivers for ...
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Shared wireless network immediately disconnects

I have an ethernet cable coming into my PC and I have a USB wireless adapter. I want to create a WiFi network that would use the wired connection's internet. So I've added a new wireless network, but ...
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Intel 865G chipset drivers

Is it important to install chipset drivers on Ubuntu? I'm not using onboard graphics but in windows it is important I think, I got linux drivers for my chipset and never tried to install them (Hard ...
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Not able to connect huawei ec1561

I have a huawei ec1561 broadband data card, ISP-MTS India. I am not able to connect internet through it. while connecting it via network manager it says "You are registered with home network" and ...
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ubuntu nic card issue

I am trying to install NIC r8168 and it shows everything installed ok. It is a brand new NIC and the lights wont come on when I plug in a ethernet. The NIC is that is not working is eth0. Why does it ...