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Lenovo 3000 N100 WiFi not working even after driver update

I have a Lenovo 3000N100 which has WiFi card/drives that are not working. I have tested the card with Windows and it works. Tried un-installing the card in 12.04.1 and re-installing it even with a ...
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How to add a custom driver to my kernel?

I want to add a custom driver to my kernel source. But I have no idea how to do this. Any help will be appreciated. Thanks.
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In need of driver for C-Media CMI8788

I have a HT Omega eClaro in a system that I use for ripping vinyl. Will I ever be able to use this machine it with Ubuntu?
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Graphics drivers for ATI Radeon 5450

I've been googling everywhere I could think of for the past three days now and I finally just made an account here to ask my question. I'm a total Ubuntu n00b, I'm converting from Windows (which I ...
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Correct way to install nvidia-173 driver on Ubuntu 12.04?

After chasing around an unfortunate bug wherein my Dell's Nvidia GeForce FX 5200 requires a driver other than either nouveau or nvidia-current, I came across this: ...
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Problem graphics with ATI Radeon x1270 (RS690M) on Ubuntu 12.04

I'm Italian and so I apologize for my English! I'm a beginner to Ubuntu and I tried it on my desktop PC and it's fantastic, fast and fun! I decided to try it on my netbook Packard Bell DOT M/A and ...
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Graphics cards not waking from sleep

I'm fairly new to Ubuntu and Unix based systems as a whole. So far, my only concern is that my graphics cards are not waking from sleep (hibernate?) mode. When I move my mouse or hit a key on my ...
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Replace Broadcom “wl” driver with “b43”

I'm using Ubuntu 10.04.4 LTS, and in my laptop there is a Broadcom BCM4312 WLAN card. lspci output: 04:00.0 Network controller: Broadcom Corporation BCM4312 802.11b/g (rev 01) Subsystem: ...
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RTL8190 UNCLAIMED?

I have recently installed UBuntu and I'm having problems with my (RTL8190) card. I followed the steps listed here - https://help.ubuntu.com/10.04/internet/C/troubleshooting-wireless.html After ...
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Parallel use of Intel and Nvidia (eGPU) driver / Not Hybrid!

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 on a Lenovo X220 notebook with onboard Intel graphics. I purchased a so called external PCIe GPU (GeForce GTX 560 Ti) which is connected via the card slot of my laptop. Now I ...
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Desktop distorted after installing Nvidia drivers

I just started using Ubuntu for the first time about an hour ago so please bear with me. Prior to installing the Nvidia drivers the Ubuntu start-up screen is completely distorted(black screen with ...
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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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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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Lexmark X6675 Printer stopped working on 11.10

I have a problem. I've just upgraded to 11.10 and my printer stopped working with error_log reporting: The Printer cannot communicate with the computer. From the research I have done people say on ...
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“AMD unsupported hardware” error message is displayed [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How-to remove “amd unsupported hardware” without reinstalling the driver? I have a SAMSUNG 305U1A Netbook and just installed the AMD/ATI generic driver for ...
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NVIDIA drivers stretching out the desktop?

I'm using Ubuntu 11.10. My video card is G Force GTX 560TI and it's connected to HDTV LG RZ37LZ55. When using the default Linux driver, everything looks fine on res 1360x768. However, when I install ...
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Is there a Printer Driver for a Fuji Xerox Docu Print CM205B Laser Printer?

I am very new to Ubuntu, having sold Windows based (and MSDOS + CP/M) computers for the last 30 years. How do I get a Fuji Xerox Docu Print CM205B Laser Printer working under Ubuntu?
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How do I reinstall graphics drivers after swapping my nVidia for an ATI?

A highly foolish thing to do, i know, but now the poor old pc is stuck bios & grub start ok booting into recovery mode is possible, can get a root shell botting normal mode gets as far as the ...
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How to install a Logitech c310 webcam?

I bought a new Logitech C310 webcam. I don't know how to install it on Ubuntu. I am trying to install this software through the terminal window. wine /media/LWS_2_0/Setup.exe but its showing as ...
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How to change sound driver? (pulse -> oss)

I think Ubuntu is set by default to use pulse audio driver. How do I change to OSS? Some softwares that I am using only allow this type of sound driver to use corectly the sound system. Thank you for ...
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HP Pavilion dv7 Graphics Driver [closed]

I just installed Ubuntu 11.10 and I did all the software updates. When I went into Additional Drivers, I saw that my ATI/AMD Proprietary FGLRX Graphics Driver is not activated. It says (post-release ...
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Unity Doesn't run after upgrading via xorg-edgers

After doing the xorg-edgers upgrade, I can't log into unity but I can access gnome 3. Any reasons why. The performance boost is amazing but I don't want to go back to the old drivers. unity 2d works. ...
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How can I know that 11.10 won't introduce hardware compatibility problems? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to quickly and thoroughly use a LiveCD to test for hardware incompatibility? I haven't upgraded from 11.04 to 11.10 yet & I am wary of doing it. I'm afraid that ...
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Unity Geforce 8400 GS support [closed]

Why doesn"t Unity work with Nvidia GeForce 8400 GS ? This GPU supports Windows 7 Aero very well . I have tried to install Nvidia driver version 270.41.06 , but the installer requests to disable ...
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Spotify under Wine

I am running Spotify under Wine. However, it keeps getting interrupted now and then, and I have to restart Spotify. (I am running Ubuntu 10.10 and Wine 1.2.2). How is this fixed? I have tried ...
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Sound doesn't work with Intel 5 Series/3400 chipset

Who can help me find the audio driver. I got the following information after I ran sudo lshw and lspci lshw vun-k42jc description: Notebook product: K42Jc vendor: ASUSTeK Computer Inc. version: 1.0 ...
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Installing Microsoft VX1000 webcam

I found a tutorial with people saying it works; here are the instructions I followed. I opened a shell as root on my system and launched the following: wget ...
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Has anyone got “Creative Soundblaster X-Fi Surround 5.1 Pro” - (usb Interface) installed?

Has anyone tried this external usb sound blaster on ubuntu. http://us.store.creative.com/Sound-Blaster-XFi-Surround-5.1-Pro/M/B0044DEDCA.htm. I have bought M-Audio Bx5a deluxe Studio Monitors for my ...
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BCM4352 offical dell driver installation problem

I've downloaded dell ubuntu 12.04 drivers and un-tar the package. Then enter the approprite folder to install as specified in first and one answer this question. First i've installed it with double ...
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iscan doesn't work with Epson WF-3520

I'm trying to use iscan to scan some documents from my printer epson WF-3520. The problem is that if I try to run iscan program I get the following message: Could not send command to scanner. Check ...
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installing drivers for ati radeon r7 240

i recently bought a new system, dell with Intel® Core™2 CPU 6700 @ 2.66GHz × 2 processor, 2g ram, hdd, etc, but no graphics. to save on money i skipped gettiing a windows key and went with ubuntu ...
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The old wireless problem [duplicate]

I am suffering from the same old wireless problem. I tried everything I could find on the net as well as Ubuntu forums, but nothing works. How can I fix this?? my device information from lshw -C ...
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Broadcom 4311 driver issues

-Hi, i am looking for help with installing the correct drivers for a broadcom 4311 NIC. I am using Ubuntu 13.04 on a dell vostro 1500 and this has been terribly frustrating. I have installed Ubuntu on ...
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WiFi driver problem with ubuntu 10.10 [closed]

I have installed Ubuntu Desktop 10.10 on my Dell Inspiron 1564 laptop. But I cannot connect to internet using my wireless home router. It's probably missing the device driver. Can someone help me ...
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NVIDIA GeForce 6150SE nForce 430

I have installed ubuntu 12.10 and my computer has the graphics card: NVIDIA GeForce 6150SE nForce 430 My screen usually crashes with raster lines, flashing, and other junk on the screen. What ...
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Falied installing ATI X.Org binary driver!! (ATI Radeon HD 5400)

The open source driver worked well with the fresh installation of Ubuntu 12.04, but it drains my laptop battery faster. So I installed the proprietary driver from jockey-gtk. It gave me this error ...
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Does Ubuntu have a driver for the EVGA GeForce GTX760?

the graphics card i want to buy only has drivers for windows and I was wondering if ubuntu had any drivers for the: EVGA GeForce GTX760 FTW with ACX Cooler 4GB GDDR5 256Bit Dual-Link DVI-I DVI-D HDMI ...