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Ubuntu 14.04, fresh installation, fail to setup nvidia graphics, GeForce FX5500

I've been strugling with this issue for a while now. I figured I need nvidia-173 drivers, so I installed them, module is fine and loading. But as soon as X server starts, I get nice NVIDIA logo on ...
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how to use DeveDe to create a disk with many different videos, playable on external dvd drivers

I have many videos of religious recitations, of which i am planning to prepare a DVD which can be played on external drivers, I basically have 9 videos, which are totally different from each other, ...
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no CUDA-capable device is detected

my computer was custom-build, I installed ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64bit, now I want to run cuda sdk, I have a nvidia tesla c2075, the driver was installed in this way: sudo apt-add-repository ...
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Make Lubuntu wireless driver solution persistent

I installed Lubuntu in a USB 3.0 16GB Flash Drive, and it worked fine. The only problem that I had was with my Broadcom 802.11n Wireless Driver, it was not being recognized and I solved using the ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Running Too Slow after Intel Driver Update?

After installation of Intel Ubuntu 14.04 Linux Graphics Driver Installer Source Of Installation, my PC is running too slow, even i can't scroll down the website pages.Is it something else is working ...
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How do I manually load CUDA driver? [closed]

I run Linux Mint 17 x64, and I've installed "recommended" nvidia-331 driver (331.38) via "driver manager" menu. Also, nvidia-cuda-toolkit's been installed as well. If I run GUI terminal, I can launch ...
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Blacklisting not working in 14.04

I blacklisted some modules in /etc/modprobe.d/blacklist.conf (e.g. "blacklist b43") but they are still being loaded. What am I doing wrong? PS I also tried adding 'b43.blacklist=yes' to the boot ...
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finger printer reader on linux mint 17 not working [closed]

Bus 002 Device 003: ID 05ca:1823 Ricoh Co., Ltd Bus 002 Device 002: ID 8087:0024 Intel Corp. Integrated Rate Matching Hub Bus 002 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub Bus 001 Device ...
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Wifi drivers, cannot view the right wifi drivers i can only see nvidia so i cannot go wirelessly

I am trying to go wireless but I cannot see the broadcom drivers in additional drivers. my Ubuntu version is 12.04 lts so I cannot connect without a Ethernet cable and when i typelshw it popped up: ...
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Setting up wireless network connection [closed]

I know there are dozens of questions with this title already out there, but I have read through at least 10 and none are specific to my problem. I just installed Ubuntu 14.04 onto my brand new HP ...
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tplink wn722n and interternal wifi card

Hello fellow ubunuites... I have managed to get my new TP-LINKwn722n working great on my Asus UL50v laptop and running ubuntu 14.04 using this thread: How to install driver for TP-Link TL-WN722N on ...
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problem with his fate in speaker and headphone at the same time [closed]

hi I have a problem with his fate in speaker and headphone at the same time on my pc and Ubuntu 14.04 hp thank you in advance
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How to install ndiswrapper without an internet connection?

How would I go about installing ndiswrapper on Ubuntu without an Internet connection or without a CD? I can download files on my laptop, and transfer them to my internet-less computer via USB. I am ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Sound Issue: Both Audio Channels Playing Over Only One Speaker

Looking for some help as I have already posted in numerous help forums and was still unable to resolve an issue. System Info: HP Probook 6470b (Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and Win7) Intel Corporation 7 ...
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Nvidia X Server Settings does not allow me to apply changes

After a fresh install of Ubuntu 14.04, Nvidia X server settings no longer allows me to configure for a second display (a projector). The two displays are detected just fine, and I change the ...
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Kubuntu freezes after login

In Kubuntu 14.04 I have installed the Recommended NVIDIA drivers with the driver manager and now the computer freezes a moment after login, if I access the terminal it doesn't freeze. The graphic card ...
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ERROR: No boot disk has been detected or the disk has failed

I've acer-pc which had at the beginning installed oem windows 8 or 8.1 x64. Later I wanted to install custom ubuntu. I checked oem/normal/x86/x64, other windows installations. I've installed os even ...
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Extra tools to install ATI drivers catalyst? (overheating problem)

I have a question, i hope i find some one who could help me, im tired of searching. this and another things. Im installing ati radeon drivers for my lap top, but after running the .RUN file, in ...
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WiFi messed up on Lenovo e530 with bcom4313

I was having issues connecting to my campus wifi upon switching to Ubuntu from Windows 8.1 (dual booted). I realized it must be a driver issue since on Windows I connect instantly and hardly ever ...
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Ndiswrapper won't install; no internet

I tried to install ndiswrapper from this link on my linux machine. I put the files on my flash drive and moved them over to my machine without Internet. ...
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why there always will be some graphic card driver problems in linux? [closed]

I always met some graphic card driver problem in linux, I'm currently using Ubuntu 14.04 64bit alongside with Windows 7 Professional 64bit on a custom hardware desktop PC, my graphic card is nvidia ...
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Are drivers needed after an ubuntu install

i wanted to install ubuntu 14.04 on my 7 years old laptop. I have a computer maintenance class in school where we installed Windows XP and we had to search for drivers. It is tiring and iI still ...
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Defect display driver

I've encountered a quite serious problem with my Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. My display driver is defect and I really need this one file on the desktop. The display will turn black whenever I start Ubuntu. Is ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 with Nvidia driver - blank screen after kernel update

I have a Ubuntu 14.04 system on which I installed the 64-bit Nvidia driver (version 343.22) from their website. Everything works fine, however whenever there is a kernel update, after reboot the ...
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NVidia GeForce GT630 laggy in Ubuntu 14.04, specially flash player based videos. Why?

I was happy with my onboard graphics but I wanted to be able to run some games in this machine from time to time, so I bought a GT630 1GB DDR3 VRAM. When I boot into Windows everything is fine, gaming ...
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Ubuntu Gnome 14.04 Amd/Intel Graphics, Fan and Battery Life problem

I am new to linux and ubuntu so i am having problems with it. I have dell inspiron 5521 which has hybrid graphics. My problem is that i can not switch between graphic cards -vgaswitcheroo does not ...
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Ubuntu can not load GUI after installing nVidia proprietary drivers

I recently updated my Nvidia drivers to the latest version from their website, and now my computer will not boot properly. It boots up partially, but sometime before the login screen should appear, it ...
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How to install best drivers for my ATI Dynamic Switchable Graphics ? - heating & crushing before or right after end of install (12.04, 12.10)

I am aware that similar questions for specific GPUs have been posted here and many have not received answers maybe because the issue is sometimes limited to a specific GPU. But while the problem is ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 desktop won't load after uninstalling graphics driver

I had to uninstall my graphics drivers(nvidia drivers from their driver page) in order to fix a problem with another program not working(steam). I restart my computer, log in, and the desktop won't ...
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Can`t enter system after installation of driver of NVIDIA tesla c2075

My linux system is ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64bit, I just manually installed graphic card driver of nvidia tesla c2075 successfully, however, when I restart lightdm I can`t enter the system, the screen just ...
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“unable to load kernel module nvidia.ko” BUT “modprobe -r nouveau” = FATAL (not found)

Im lost. I've tried many things and even broke my installation. This is a new installation, which I'm more carefull with. I've blacklisted nouveau, and It seems it's not loaded as "modprobe -r ...
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No bluetooth on xubuntu 14.04

The Bluetooth Manager(gui tool) allows to search but all for nothing. dmesg | grep Blue returns [ 11.187895] Bluetooth: Core ver 2.17 [ 11.187914] Bluetooth: HCI device and connection ...
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Windows 8/ Ubuntu Dual Installation Problem!

Okay, so I have fulfilled all the requirements necessary to dual booting Ubuntu 14.04.1 on Windows 8 (disabling secure boot and fast boot, making liveCD, and partitioning 50gb of free space on my 2tb ...
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Ubuntu Gnome 14.04 Graphics

I am new to linux. I did install Ubuntu Gnome 14.04 to my Dell Inspiron 5521. My laptop has two graphic cards; Intel hd graphics 4000 and amd radeon hd 8730m. I tried to install both fglrx and open ...
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WiFi not working on 4,1 Macbok pro

The computer gods are against me, as it took me 3 weeks to install Ubuntu in the first place, and now I'm having trouble with my internet connections. I have a Macbook Pro (4,1) running Ubuntu 14.04, ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 kernel 3.8 Wireless not working (BCM43142 chipset)

I have a Dell Laptop with a BCM43142 chip on the wireless card. If I'll stay on 3.5 kernel it works with wl driver, but the Bluetooth is not finding any device (like it is off). I tried to upgrade the ...
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Install Adaptec RAID 6405 on Ubuntu 12.04 (3.13.0-37-generic)

I'm trying to install an Adaptec RAID controller on Ubuntu 12.04. So far, I've downloaded different versions of the driver, but executing the specified commands yields some errors. sudo dpkg -i ...
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Ralink 148f:760b mt7601 driver doesn't build on 12.04 even when patched

Hello fellow Ubuntunians ;) I bought this cheap Ralink wifi adapter thinking that it would just work like magic as I am used to with Ubuntu. ;) However, this driver installation has been giving me ...
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.How do I make use of nvidia graphic card in linux?

My HP-15 r014tx has nvidia geforce 820m installed with intel integrated. but I notice that its not being used . how do I install the driver ? I searched for the answer but the answer said go to ...
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ubuntu 14.04 amd graphics

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 on Toshiba laptop with ati 4200 graphics and it keeps shutting down and it tells me to update graphics driver how do I do that
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Can't switch to Nvidia GPU from Intel or how to make Nvidia driver work (black screen, freeze login in, errors etc)

my problem in known, but still remain unsolved for many people (including me). After installing the latest or any other versions of nvidia drivers it brings black screen or unable to login. Useful ...
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Radeon hd 8570m fglrx driver problem

I have got Lenovo G500 computer.My Pc's Properties is here. -i5-3230m -radeonHd 8570m I using Ubuntu 14.04.1 lts. And My computer using "x.org" driver. 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel ...
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Mouse cursor freeze: can get it to move with the mouse but keyboard keys work!

It's already 4 times that my mouse cursor has frozen today in about 7 hours of use! The last two freeze were at 2hr 25min interval, the last 3 being in the same session. It's a new ps/2 optical mouse, ...
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VBox on 14.04, Kernel driver not installed (rc=-1908)

On Installing Virtual box on Ubuntu 14.04, I got following message: Kernel driver not installed (rc=-1908) The VirtualBox Linux kernel driver (vboxdrv) is either not loaded or there is a ...
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Difficulty With WiFi Adapter - Help?

My Wireless-N USB Adapter works perfectly well with a 1MB/s download speeds on Mac OS X and any given version of Windows. Of course, I have to also install the drivers for my adapter before getting a ...
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Wireless not working 14.04

I have been battling this issue and can not figure it out to save my life. It says I am connected to the Internet, however, I can not access Google or even apt-get update. I have been working through ...
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How to install bluetooth proprietry Driver On Ubuntu 14.04.1

I am running Ubuntu in dual boot with Windows 8.1 Pro (both in Legacy mode ). Bluetooth is working fine on Windows. But Ubuntu doesn't detect adapter. Hence I can't run Bluetooth. I tried : rfkill ...
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dual boot win 7 and ubuntu 14.04

i did dual boot with win 7 & ubuntu 14.04. i get both ubuntu and win 7 in boot menu but cant boot win 7. The primary drive where win 7 was configured now shows to be logical drive with all files ...
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ATI Graphics Card Problem

I have some problems with my graphics card. I am using Ubuntu 14.04.1 64-bit and I installed my graphics card without any problem, but when I open the ATI Control Panel, it always shows it's in the ...
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no GUI after installing amd catalyst driver

I'm running a DELL inspiron 3537 with 64 Ubuntu 14.04. After asking around I've decided to install the drivers for the computer. Here's what I did: install the intel driver from here reboot ...