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How do i figure out why ubuntu is crashing on me randomly? [closed]

Ubuntu keeps crashing on me randomly. It just crashed 3 times in a row. Can someone please help me jolt down why. When it crashes, the PC just freezes. Mouse pointer goes un-responsive and I have to ...
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Screen is going crazy after connecting to wi-fi network [closed]

I just installed Xubuntu as my primary and only OS. In my opinion, its not only Xubuntu, but all Ubuntu family. You see, before I installed Xubuntu, I had Ubuntu as Live CD to try it... it end up with ...
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Acer Aspire 4820tg Graphic card driver

My ATI Radeon Video Card still has quite bad performance in Ubuntu 11.04 My Laptop is Acer Aspire 4820TG My Graphic card is ATI MOBILITY RADEON 5650
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My sound and ALSA has gone when I installed Realtek drivers [closed]

I made a confusion with some informations and I thought that I have a Realtek audio card, but in really I have an Intel 82801FB/FBM/FR/FW/FRW (ICH6 Family) High Definition Audio Controller, so when I ...
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How to apply patch to rt2x00 driver for Ralink RT5390 support

I have a Pavilion dm1, with a known issue with the rt2x00 driver. There is a one line patch that fixes the issue. How do I apply it?
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Install Intel onboard graphic driver in Asus K53SV?

From the first time installing Ubuntu, I can not enable desktop effects. My laptop is Asus K53SV core i7 SB with hybrid graphic card Intel HD 3000/ Nvidia 540 GM. After installing Bumblebee, I still ...
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How do I get my webcam to work?

since I started using ubuntu (9.04) I try to get my webcam working, but I never got any success, 2 years passed and I didn't get any progress, then, sometime ago I leave Windows out of my computer ...
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Intel PRO/Wireless 3945ABG stopped working

my wlan works right after i installed ubuntu 11.04, after several hours it just stop detecting my wlan. my wlan is an Intel PRO/Wireless 3945ABG [Golan} Network Connection (rev 02). i downloaded ...
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How do I get a Canon PIXMA MX350 working on 64 bit?

Anybody successful on installing this printer on amd64 please? Canon supplies 32bit drivers -- as *.deb and also as source: http://www.canon.com.au/en-au/For-You/Printers/PIXMA-InkJet-Printers/MX350 ...
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Ricoh aficio mp c6501 only prints white pages

We have ricoh "aficio mp c6501" in my job and I try to print from ubuntu 11.04. But it prints some hundred white pages.... When I install the printer, Ubuntu found it but when I try to print.... only ...
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How to re-install dvd-driver in ubuntu

I have removed the dvd-rom drive from my laptop(not the disk). When I install the drive again. The device didn't displayed in /dev/cdrom or /dev/dvd Is there a command that can make ubuntu scan for ...
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Modules loading despite being added to the blacklist

I'd like to blacklist a couple of modules, namely drm, drm_kms_helper, i2c_algo_bit and i915 to forbid my integrated Intel GPU to be used, but to use my Nvidia MXM card instead. I inserted the ...
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How to add kernel module parameters?

How to add a kernel module parameter in Ubuntu 11.04? Can I use the /etc/module file? If yes, how?
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How can I install a driver?

Although my ethernet card worked, I had very bad latency and speed. I looked up the hardware and I found a driver. Having run its autorun.sh script makes the hardware work correctly. It loads the ...
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composite-video-to-usb adaptor

I bought a composite-video-to-usb adaptor. I want to stream video game in ubuntu. How can I do that? My environment: Monoprice USB Video and Audio Grabber Ubuntu 11.04 The relevant output of ...
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Only starting in command mode after I tried installing nvidia drivers

I had put in a new video card on the box and tried installing nvidia drivers version 173 via command line and System ➜ Administration ➜ Additional Drivers. Now when I try to restart ubuntu 11.04 it ...
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ATI X 1270 on Packard Bell Dot ma netbook

Dont understand why there are no support for this video card. I have to quit using ubuntu because of that!!!
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Can ndiswrapper be used for things other than wireless drivers?

I have never used Ndiswrapper for wireless drivers but i have used to get flash 32bit working on a 64bin system. My question is can it be used for other kinds of drivers for peripheral devices such as ...
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Errors when trying to compile the driver for the rtl8192su wireless adapter

I have a wireless to usb adapter, and I'm having some trouble to install the drivers on Ubuntu. First of all, the readme says to use the make command, and I already got errors: $ make make[1]: ...
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How to troubleshoot and tweek unreasonably slow wireless connection?

I've just acquired a USB F5D8053ed Belkin adapter and it is unreasonably slow. Details of how I installed the firmware and device driver are described in this AU Question. I believe there is either ...
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Trouble installing additional driver

I tried to enable ATI/AMD FGLRX graphic driver (I'm currently using ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5470 Graphics card.) using System / Administration / Additional Drivers. However, every time I tried, I got ...
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Can't login to 11.04 ~90% of the time [closed]

Since I installed Ubuntu 11.04, one of the following things happen when I try to login: I see my wallpaper and my mouse cursor, but nothing else loads. Every ~10-20 seconds, the screen goes black ...
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Driver for Integrated Display on Lenovo 420s Core i7

I am looking for the drivers for Integrated Display on Lenovo 420s Core i7. This computer has the nvidia optimus option. Can anyone point me in the right direction?
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Sigmatel sound card not working on an Dell XPS m2010

I've installed Ubuntu 11.4 on my dell xps m2010 using wubi. Then booted up and could not connect to the Internet using 3three huawei e122 usb mobile broadband (I would like this to work also). ...
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Slow Internet connection with 11.04

My internet connection is extremely slow after installing 11.04, It took me over night to download and install firefox flash player pluggin. I have a laptop on the same network which is running ...
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How to disable VGA

If i run lspci | grep VGA I get below output which tells me below VGA cards are present on my computer. 01:00.0 VGA compatible controller: nVidia Corporation GT216 [GeForce GT 220] (rev a2) ...
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How to install ATI Radeon 6770 drivers on 10.04?

How to install ATI Radeon 6770 drivers on 10.04? Are there drivers for this video card at all?
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Opensource driver for ATI HD 6600 needed [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I restore default video drivers? Laptop: Vostro 3550 OS: Ubuntu 11.04 Card: Intel integrated => having trouble with booting up; ATI HD 6600, the proprietary ...
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Is a Zotac Geforce GT 220 supported?

I am planning to install Ubuntu 11.04 on a machine using Zotac Geforce GT 220. Does anyone know if this card is supported? Thanks
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How do I get a Belkin F5D8053 wireless adapter working?

I've tried getting my Belkin N Wireless adapter to work on Ubuntu many times with no luck at all. Each time I seem to arrive at a dead end. After some thorough searching of UbuntuForums and WifiDocs ...
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Driver for printer Fuji Xerox DocuPrint C3360?

I can't find any suitable driver for the Fuji Xerox DocuPrint C3360. Fuji Xerox's website does not have any Debian package nor sources, but it has an RPM package. Can I somehow use it on Ubuntu? ...
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3D Acceleration for Intel Corporation N10 Family [closed]

I get an Asus eeepc T101m (with a rotating Touch screen). I install Ubuntu 11.4 and with additional packages from : http://ppa.launchpad.net/plippo/t101mt/ubuntu all work fine... except 3D ...
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Unity won't load with proprietary drivers

First time running Ubuntu 11.04 and getting used to Unity, I decided to install proprietary drivers for my Nvidia graphic card. The output of lspci | grep VGA is: 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: ...
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How to blacklist a PCI device so a system can boot? [closed]

I installed Ubuntu 10.10 on someone's computer which it had a 'Connexant Fusion 878A' PCI card installed, the card is problematic, I had to unplug it just to use the Live CD. Now my question is how ...
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Apache 2 Module configuration error

I'm trying to install SML Server in my machine. After following all the instructions (located here and at this book at 2.2 chapter) I try to configure Apache by adding a new module like this: A new ...
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Installed 11.04 flickers horribly

I installed ubuntu 11.04 yesterday and I can only use ubuntu classic with no effects, because when I go on the normal ubuntu it flickers and stuff. My card is intel 82865G. I have tried adding i915 ...
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Brother MFC-295CN Scanner

I have managed to add my MFC-295CN printer to my Ubuntu 11.04 desktop. However, I need some help adding the scanner. from the Brother website I am instructed to install the driver step 4-3) Command ...
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How do I install additional drivers?

I've just installed Ubuntu and I need either video, wireless, or some sort of other manufacturer (non-opensource) driver. How can I run the tool that will fetch all of these for me? I'd like graphical ...
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Network Drivers for DH67BL motherboard with i7 Intel processor [closed]

I have an issue while installing motherboard software for DH67BL. In ubuntu it's not connecting to the network and unable to find the suitable drivers for the ubuntu server version. Any help or ...
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What does it mean to down load the ..common.. driver?

From this paragraph: Printer Language: UFRII-LT Driver link is the mfg website download. Two drivers to install. Install the ..common.. driver first. Multi-function device: Printer / Scanner / ...
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Shader problems: Heroes of Newerth

I am getting strange "artifacts" in 3D games such as Heroes of Newerth. I have Ubuntu Natty, I am not running the propriety graphics driver as I am using GNOME3 and the driver does not work well. I ...
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Which graphics driver should I use on an Asus N43?

I have a notebook (ASUS N43) with a geforce GT435M graphics card. This card has the optimus technology. The notebook has a blue/white indicator which shows when the geforce is active or inactive, ...
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Getting Wifi to Work on my Acer Laptop

I have Windows installed on my Acer Laptop and recently installed Ubuntu (using their installer for Windows) so there are now 2 OS's installed. Ubuntu was unable to connect to the Wifi, so I can only ...
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How do I get a Winbond Wireless Card to work?

I own a technology blog and I received a question via e-mail asking how to get a Winbond wireless card to work on Linux (preferably Ubuntu). I don't personally have any experience getting Winbond ...
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What is wrong when the X display does not cover 100% of the framebuffer on a HP2540p laptop

Whenever I have a dual monitor setup on my Laptop, one screen is the laptop display and the other the external monitor, I get into trouble with the X server framebuffers. Often the larger of the two ...
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How can I update my NVIDIA driver?

I recently installed the opensource game 0AD. Everything went fine, but when I run it I get the error "You are using 260.19.* series NVIDIA drivers, which may crash the game. Please upgrade to ...
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Why won't my volume control work?

I recently installed Gnome 3 in Ubuntu 11.04 on a Lenovo Thinkpad T61p. Since then, my hard volume buttons have stopped working, and my manual volume control via the top-right corner has had no impact ...
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How to use a proprietary driver [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Nvidia driver activated but currently not in use I've just installed Ubuntu on a new machine and it work perfectly except for the NVidia Graphics driver. When booting ...
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HP probook 4520s .. drivers problem [closed]

SA, I have HP probook 4520s Core i5 it comes with SUSE enterprise 11 and everything working but when I removed it and installed Ubuntu I got I problems with drivers nothing working Graphic is ATI ...
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I want to move drivers out of my archive manager/file roller

I want to move drivers that are in my archive manager/ file roller to Update manager, ubuntu software center or synaptic package manager