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How do I check whether a module is installed or not in Python?

In terminal, after I start Python, how will I know what are the modules present in python? Suppose I need to learn the modules NumPy and SciPy. How will I install it if it is not installed? How ...
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I need help getting my games to work (graphics driver issues)

Specs: Xubuntu 14.10, Intel Core 2 Duo P8800, Nvidia Quadro NVS 160M. Here's some threads of where I've asked in the past: ...
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Consistent graphical issues damaging my Ubuntu experience

I recently switched from Windows to 100% Ubuntu. So far everything has been an improvement except consistent graphical issues which just happens to be the single most important factor (can't see ...
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create Geometry shader problem with mesa 10.4.4

I am facing problem for geometry shader. Machine details: ubuntu 14.04, i7 HD 4000+, Mesa 14.4.4 glxinfo and glGetstring shows openGL version 3.0. Even though I have upated intel graphics drivers, ...
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WiFi not working on Ubuntu 14.04 amd64 / Qualcomm Network QCA8172

Today i've installed Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS on amd64 Lenovo G710 laptop. Unfortunately, this is not my PC and i have to fix this issue with not working Wifi. In network-manager tray tool i see "Qualcomm ...
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Can't try ubuntu from live cd

I got the 14.10 iso from ubuntu official website, it loads fine to desktop. I can see all the icons and side bar, the wi-fi available networks is showing my network and all seems to be ok. However, ...
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Lenovo G510 Wi-fi driver problems

I'm new with Linux. Here is my story: I have installed Ubuntu 14.10 today on my laptop Lenovo G510 with the BCM43142 wireless card... Everything works well except the wi-fi that i can't use. I have ...
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Bluetooth is not being enabled in Ubuntu 14.04LTS

Recently I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS in my new HP laptops and found that Bluetooth is not even being enabled. With many ways I have tried by following the links found in askubuntu.com, but not ...
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Networking problem

Help please.. I'm running on Ubuntu 14.04 64 bits My computer is Lenovo g510 ( i7 8go ram) This is my problem.. I'm using Ethernet cable as my connection source... I was working on My computer and ...
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Driver for hp laserjet p1108 printer

I have an HP laserjet p1108 printer. Please send me a driver software for the same. I am using Ubuntu 10.04 version.
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ATI R9 2xx's: Dual-monitors on seperate cards

I can not seem to get my second monitor recognized/running in ubuntu 14.04.02, the light is yellow and the screen off. I have tried the basics by going into the display settings but all it shows is my ...
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How to get an Avermedia AverTV Hybrid Volar Max USB TV tuner to work

I have recently installed Ubuntu 14.04. I have an Avermedia AverTV Hybrid Volar Max USB TV tuner that I cannot get working. If I type lsusb I get the following: Bus 001 Device 005: ID 0bda:0181 ...
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USB Wifi card TL-WN823N in Ubuntu 14.04.2

I have installed Ubuntu 14.04.2 in an old VAIO notebok (MODEL PCG-5J2L). It has a builtin wifi NIC, but it doesn't work for Windows nor Ubuntu. I've switched it off. I bought an USB wifi card TP Link ...
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Issue with graphics drivers after install

I have been having an issue and I hate to say Windows comes better :( I have an old laptop HP Pavilion DV2000 to be exact I can install windows fine. Windows XP, 8 and 8.1 Ubuntu 12.04 installs and ...
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Movies lagging, probably because of drivers

I'm new to ubuntu, decided to try it out yesterday and study some part of it for entertaining reasons. Of course, I found myself in quite a situation for a new user. My Ubuntu freezes right after ...
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Why ubuntu cant see i have 2 or 3 or 4 vga?

I have a pc which i used to mine bitcoins in 2012. a few days ago i wanted to try a new program that can run on linux and can use 1 or 2 or 3 or 4 vga at the same time. I installed ubuntu, and ...
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Which Ubuntu distro is fully compatible with Hp pavilion 15n-205tx Laptop?

I had recently installed Ubuntu 14.10 and 13.10, however I went back to Windows OS as both the version didn't Supported laptop's wifi (Ralink corp. RT3290 Wireless 802.11n 1T/1R PCIe) Hardblock:yes ...
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Nvidia 850m driver install fails [closed]

How do I fix the installation for the driver for Nvidia 850m keeps failing on Ubuntu 14.10? The laptop has an 850m graphics card installed but in about computer only the integrated graphics shows up. ...
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TV tuner Avermedia AverTV Volar HD PRO - 3.2.0 kernel

I'm trying to get my TV card Avermedia AverTV Volar HD PRO working on ElementaryOS (based on Ubuntu, kernel version 3.2.0-76-generic). I've tried some tutorials I've found, but nothing works, ...
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Can't get OpenGL to work, Games crash on launch, AMD Radeon 6670, Issues with driver?

So, I got Ubuntu yesterday, and enthusiastically started to install all my linux supported steam games. Only about two of them worked, and the rest crashed instantly back to steam without error ...
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Revert to open source graphics drivers - options greyed out 14.04

I tried switching to the proprietary AMD/ATI drivers using the Software Center > Edit > Additional drivers window in 14.04, which left me with a scary black-as-the-night screen after reboot. I ...
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Intel Centrino Advanced-N 6235 throughput

I have an Intel Corporation Centrino Advanced-N 6235 [8086:088e] (rev 24) that is connected at 300mbit/s according to iwconfig. Using Windows 7 I get an average throughput of 11MB/s upload. On (K and ...
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missing wireless-driver on 14.04

As I explained in a previous question, I have problems with my wireless on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. Often the following occurs: On start-up my computer doesn't always connect to my wireless When connected, ...
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Drivers for Nvidia GTX970M

I have a problem that may sound already heard, but I can't find a proper driver for my Clevo laptop with a GTX970M, using Ubuntu 14.04 64bit uefi, here are the ways I tried: Installed version 346.35 ...
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Two graphic cards - how to check which one is used, and how to ensure that the right one is used?

I have a laptop - Clevo P150EM, with two graphic cards onboard. Intel HD Graphics 4000 and a Radeon HD 8970M. I would like to check which one is used, and ensure that the Intel HD 4000 is used as a ...
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install two different sets of linux tv media drivers at the same time

I have got a DVBSky S952 PCIe card and a Cinergy T Stick RC USB-stick which is 3. Revision USB-ID 0ccd:00d3 Out of the box my ubuntu server 14.04.1 LTS only recognizes the USB receiver so I installed ...
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Thinkpad edge e535 Ubuntu 12.04 issues

I have a lenovo thinkpad edge e535 AMD A8 laptop. I purchased it a couple of years ago with Windows 7 preinstalled. Before a couple of months, I decided to install Ubuntu on this laptop for several ...
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Problem installing Wifi drivers dell

My PCI id is 14e4:4365 I am using trusty. I tried to install drivers from this thread How do I install BCM43142 wireless drivers for Dell Vostro 3460/3560? and Broadcom 4365 wireless driver with ...
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Ubuntu is not recognizing my monitor

I have a Viewsonic TD2220 touch screen, which ubuntu 14 is not recognizing. The tunny thing is, that the touch feature works. but the display is very poor since it can show only 1024*768 resolution. ...
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I can not find scanner (brother DSmobile700D) driver for Ubuntu

I want to install brother DSmobile-700D drivers in Ubuntu 12.04. I visited brother's website but I was not able to find the driver. link to DSmobile-700D driver download site They ask what OS I am ...
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Installing Ubuntu for pentium 4 ,256MB Ram and 80GB hard disk [duplicate]

MY pc configuration is pentium4 with 256MB ram and 80GB hard disk .Unfortunately i lost my drivers CD .Does ubuntu requires drivers or it has inbuilt drivers?? If it has inbult drivers please suggest ...
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Old Asus laptop driver problem

I have a very (very) old gaming laptop from Asus (Asus G1) and I know that the side leds and the keyboard should light up. I can't find any way to make them work. Thank you for your help
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Issues getting Netgear A6100 USB wifi adapter to work

I got Ubuntu this morning, and I'm having some issues getting my wifi adapter to work. It's an A6100 WiFi USB adapter. I've tried doing some stuff with dirvers, but I honestly have no clue what I'm ...
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Getting an internet connection to get drivers for wlan

My situation is that my wlan is broken. I have this other one i want to use. My pc at the moment has no internet connection which makes this awkward. Basically i can use: Laptop with an ethernet ...
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How to check kernel module list at boot time and their order?

I have questions as I wrote title over. We know, we can check loaded module list with command lsmod. By the way, at boot time, what does kernel refer to for loading modules? Any file about that? ...
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Can't install Canon mg 3540 scanner

I was able to get my Canon mg3540 printer to work. I can't get the scanner to work though, I tried to download drivers from the Canon website and tried xzane and simple scanner, none are picking up ...
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Black screen dual graphics (integrated + nvidia)

I can't for the life of me get my Ubuntu 14.04 Laptop to use the nvidia graphics card over the integrated Intel card. My machine has a really hard time even identifying the nvidia card and I had to ...
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Wine 1.6 USB Mouse Detection

I have a Perixx MX3000 mouse with 5 fully customizable profiles with different speeds, colors, and button binding. The problem is, its software is not made for Linux based operating systems, so I ...
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Broadcom wireless driver doesn't work in ubuntu 14.04. My pci id is [14e4:43b1] (rev 03)

I'm dual booting win 8 and Ubuntu on Yoga 3 Pro. I had the same issues as other users: When I installed Ubuntu, the wifi wouldn't work until I blacklist'd ideapad_laptop. then touchpad/touchscreen ...
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I cannot get wifi working Dell Vostro 3550 running Ubuntu 14.04

I cannot get wifi working on my Dell Vostro 3550 running Ubuntu 14.04 does anyone know of a driver? Edit: Intel Corp Centrino Wireless-N 1030 [Rainbow Peak] [8086:008a] (rev 34
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How to add driver to dkms?

I want wi-fi driver (bcmwl) automaticly included into kernel after each update. Now I need to reinstall package bcmwl after each kernel update. Without it driver isn't loaded. How to configure this ...
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Installing Asus Smart Gesture on Ubuntu

I just bought an Asus X750JA and decided to install Ubuntu Gnome 14.04 on it. The thing is, Ubuntu didn't install the Touch Pad drivers. For my model of PC, the version of the driver that works ...
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PULSEAUDIO does not list my ALSA capture device as a capture source

I have recently written an ALSA driver for my audio capture card and I have problems with PulseAudio recognising it as an capture source. Here are some facts and hopefully one of you experienced this ...
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Ubuntu doesn't detect internal WiFI adapter

I was using WiFi in Ubuntu 14.04. But suddenly i could not see 'Enable WiFi' option. I tried ifconfig it did not show 'wlan0' or anything related to wireless. And I tried with lspci -nn It too did ...
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Installing CUDA toolkit for GTX9XX cards

I tried to install drivers for NVIDIA GTX 980 card version 343.22 and CUDA toolkit but unfortunately When I try to run the procedure (caffe) on GPU the screens go blank. I looked around for similar ...
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Studio 1555 + Ubuntu drivers [duplicate]

I have Dell Studio 1555. I want to install Ubuntu. I have downloaded Ubuntu latest version(Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS) with 32 bit. there was an option with 64 bit (recommended). First question, Which ...
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Setup USB Printing Ubuntu 14.04 on Crouton Toshiba Chromebook 2

I have an installation of Ubuntu 14.04 with Unity installed by Crouton on a Toshiba Chromebook 2. I would like to know how to setup USB printing, as no forum post or Google search helped me solve the ...
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How to automate configuration of legacy wireless drivers during installation

Perhaps the most common roadblock in deploying Linux on donated machinery is getting them to access the wireless network, due to the known issues with supporting legacy Broadcom drivers. Instead of ...
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bumblebeed: No integrated video card found, quitting

I'm trying to get Bumblebee working on Ubuntu 14.10 x64 and NVIDIA OPTIMUS: - Intel HD3000 (don't know which drivers are used: I've installed Intel(R) Graphics Installer for Linux* 1.0.7 while being ...
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nVidia Optimus - switch graphic card without logout

I'm happy user of MSI GP60 Leopard. It has Intel HD Graphics 4600 and nVidia GeForce 840M. Official driver downloaded from nVidia website doesn't work. After install X server hangs right after login ...