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I read the solution for installing dlink DWA131 usb adapter in ubuntu..Will it work for Ubuntu 14.04lts?

I read and applied this solution in ubuntu 14.04lts.. Download the source of the DWA-131 (ver:E1) linux driver. Extract the zip file (DWA-131_Linux_driver_v4.3.1.1.zip) Modify two lines (//ed, ...
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How can I force the X server to use my nvidia card?

I have 2 external monitors connected to the docking station. I can only make 1 of them to work. I am pretty sure that to drive the second monitor I will need to use the NVidia adapter. It used to ...
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Dell vostro 1540 touchpad shaking/moving along a millimeter distance Ubuntu 16.04

its a big pain as my pointer is shaking while i point at some buttons or try to scroll. my touchpad works fine on another installation(elementary os). so i did xinput on terminal and found the third ...
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How to get USB-Audio with Boss-RC300 working on Ubuntu/Linux?

I have a BOSS RC-300 and i want to use it as a USB-Soundcard with Ubuntu Gnome 16.04. I got audio working by changing sound/usb quirks-table.h and recompiling the Kernel with 12.04 as descibed in ...
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Noise sound on HP envy 15

Hi guys I have a Hp envy 15 with Bang & Olufsen sound I install the last ubuntu but I have a constant noise sound in my right speaker on Ubuntu, on windows no problem... I hope I will be specific ...
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Can downloading GPU drivers help stream in HD and prevent 100% CPU usage? (Lubuntu 16.04 on Sony Vaio)

So I've got 64 bit Lubuntu 16.04 running on a Sony Vaio laptop with AMD E-350 CPU (dual core 1.6Ghz) with integrated Radeon HD 6310, plus 4GB RAM. In general it seems to run great but Chrome (and ...
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r8169 driver not supporting Gigabit ethernet on Realtek RTL8105e

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 about a month ago and I have found that my ethernet is running at 100Mb/S instead of 100Mb/S. It worked at 1000 Mb/s under Windows XP. The following is the relevant part of ...
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Wireless not finding networks Macbook Pro [duplicate]

I have been having lots of trouble getting the wireless in my macbook to work. I am running Ubuntu 16.04 LTS with GNOME installed. My macbook is mid 2011 13". It just wont detect any networks, and i ...
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Wireless Problems Macbook Pro

I have been having lots of trouble getting the wireless in my macbook to work. I am running Ubuntu 16.04 LTS with GNOME installed. My macbook is mid 2011 13". It just wont detect any networks, and i ...
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How to edit a driver file/ install a new one?

I have some problems with AirLive WL1600USB(rtl8187) on Kubuntu 16.04. It doesn't work. lsusb shows my card: Bus 002 Device 002: ID 1b75:8189 Ovislink Corp. lsmod shows everything, except for ...
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Problems with screen after connecting to projector

I've been having issues after connecting my laptop to a projector, via HDMI. I have Ubuntu 14.04 on an Acer Aspire V5-591G, graphics card is Nvidia GeForce GTX 950M. When I connected my laptop to the ...
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How to install correct drivers for Radeon r9 390x?

I have a Radeon r9 390x graphics card running on my system running ubuntu 16.04. Searching the internet, I am unsure what is the situation with this graphics card. I do not know: * Which driver I ...
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cmake posts an error when called from openhantek-untagged-de67b19b854308c333b9/build

I have successfully installed cmake version 3.2.2 in order to build and install openhantek-untagged-de67b19b854308c333b9, from the build directory I made cmake ../ and got this message: *-- Found ...
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Nvidia GEForce GT 610 installed via additional drivers changed the default color to blue

I did a fresh install of Ubuntu Desktop 16.04 LTS - 64 bit along side Windows 10. When the default nouveau driver was used for my graphics card..the color was purple - default color of Ubuntu Linux. ...
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Making the iwlwifi driver load the newest firmware for intel 7265D in Ubuntu 16.04 with kernel 4.6.0

My wireless connection seems to slow down from around 50Mbps to 3Mbps frequently. Other PCs on the same network do not suffer this slowdown. I have an Intel(R) Dual Band Wireless AC 7265, REV=0x210 ...
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How to make Dlink DWA-123 wifi adapter work flawlessly

I want the DWA-123 to automatically connect to network on boot. I always have to re-plug the device to get it working. Otherwise network manager shows it as disconnected, and doesn't detect any wifi ...
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How do I install custom kernel header files?

I've compiled and loaded a new kernel with: make localmodcongif make headers_install make install update-grub But for new kernel I do not get a new directory in ...
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Ubuntu wireless connection help

Yesterday i upgraded from ubuntu 15.04 (Or something close to that) to ubuntu 16.10. Before i upgraded/updated, my wireless/wifi was working flawlessly, and i never had a problem with it. After the ...
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Why doesn't my new TP-Link Archer T8E WIFI adapter install?

Running Ubuntu 14.04 and want to replace my existing Real Tek with the subject wifi adapter. Everything I can find in the forums start with identifying the chip. I believe I have found that it is the ...
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rt5390 driver ubuntu 16.04

Brand new to ubuntu, wifi working but slow and poor connectivity.usuing ubuntu 16.04 and rt5390. I am super new, so haven't learned much with terminal etc., is there any easy way to help my rt5390 ...
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Driver for NVIDIA Corporation GK107M [GeForce GT 640M]

I'm using Dell Inspiron 14R SE 7420 laptop which has dual / hybrid graphic card. $ lspci | grep VGA 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation 3rd Gen Core processor Graphics Controller ...
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can wifix fix address the problem of not working hardware drivers?

I checked the wifix page on launchpad and it states that it provides a software to update and install hardware drivers automatically for wifi networking.But the latest release is almost six years old. ...
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Installing mtrack driver broke Xserver / creates login loop [closed]

I'm trying to setup Linux Mint 17.3 on a Macbook. In the process, to get the trackpad working properly, I followed this guide which at one point tells me to install the mtrack driver from the package ...
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getting errors while installing modified wifi drivers

I am new to the forum. I have been trying to follow the instructions for wifi card intel 5300 NIC 802.11n for CSI information. The link is here ...
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Can't Get Intel MEI Drivers to Compile on Ubuntu Server 12.04

I have an old box running Ubuntu Server 12.04. Everything is running well for the most part, but there are hw init errors from the default MEI driver during boot in syslog: kernel: [ 23.448111] ...
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Ubuntu driver to EPSON printers

I intend to buy a new EPSON "L" series inkjet printer (with external ink reservoirs). I wonder if somewhere a driver for Ubuntu is available to these printers, because through the official EPSON ...
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Macbook Pro 16.04 wifi driver Installed but not available

On both Ubuntu and Ubuntu Gnome, I have working wifi in the installer, but not after. There is no wireless device in the network settings, and I've tried the following with no luck: WIfi Issues with ...
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Problem using Xonar Essence STX on Ubuntu 16.04?

I'm having trouble getting input or output from my firend's Xonar Essence STX on Ubuntu 16.04. I'm setting up a studio system for him, and didn't expect this much trouble. I installed QJack and ...
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Nvidia GT 700M Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I am new to Ubuntu and just have installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on my HP laptop I am unable to install the Nvidia GT 740M drivers. First I tried it from settings additional drivers and then tried all the ...
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how to run the scanner in brother dcp-9015cdwe?

I tried to get the scanner working with the drivers brother supports but it does not. Installation of the drivers was no problem. The printer runs without any problem. The dcp-9015 is connected by ...
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My wireless adapter's light is on but there are no options for connecting to a wireless network. Please help

I am very new to Linux and have tried looking through multiple answers in order to fix my problem. Previously I didn't even have a light running on my adapter but now the light is on when running ...
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Switching between nvdia driver versions on 16.04

I am currently running propriety nvidia drivers 361.42 on Ubuntu 16.04 $ dmesg | grep -i nvid [ 4.233238] NVRM: loading NVIDIA UNIX x86_64 Kernel Module 361.42 Tue Mar 22 18:10:58 PDT 2016 The ...
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lmsensors doesn't detect my fan. How should I control my fanspeed?

I first used sudo sensors-detect and the result is as follows: Now follows a summary of the probes I have just done. Just press ENTER to continue: Driver `k10temp' (autoloaded): * Chip `AMD ...
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How do I get the linksys WUSB6300 wireless adapter to work on linux VIA usb

I am very new to Linux, I currently have Ubuntu installed alongside Windows 10. My internet dongle WUSB6300 does not have a manufacturers Linux driver, but iv seen there are third-party drivers ...
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Ubuntu 14.4 64 bit: cursor is small thumbnail of doc, system runs slow, frame by frame

I believed I was having an issue with my AMD HD5450 card, replaced driver then system would not proceed beyond Ubuntu splash screen and ended up using dpkg -r fglrx-dev fglrx-amdcccle fglrx System ...
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14.4 freezes at splash screen no keyboard reaction

I am new to Ubuntu, some terms still confuse me. For several, maybe 5 months the system has been excellent. Last week it developed a quirky little thumbnail of a doc instead of a cursor. I can not ...
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No sound on any of the Ubuntu versions

I have a fairly old gateway with Intel 64 bit, I've run Ubuntu for quite some time along with windows XP, my sound card on windows works just fine however now that XP is not supported I decided to go ...
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Enabling VSYNC with Nvidia drivers

I am running Ubuntu 16.04 with a Nvidia GeForce GT 630M graphics card using the 361.42 Nvidia proprietary driver. I am trying to enable sync to vblank for OpenGL applications, but to no avail. The ...
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Can't boot into Ubuntu after installation of nVidia driver

I run Ubuntu 16.04. After reinstalling drivers for graphics card (nVidia prime) I got the following error while trying to boot: Error: Driver 'ebridge' is already registered, aborting...
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Scanner for 16.04 [closed]

I'm interested in a good scanner which should work good in Ubuntu 16.04 with a graphic program. Bestseller on amazon is canon lide 220, but there seems to be some problems with the driver. Can you ...
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After updating I have no wifi

I am totally new to Linux OSs and on my Lenevo ThinkPad T400 and after upgrading my 14.04 LTS to I don't even know, I have no wifi and can't access the Internet. Also, did I possibly install 14.10, ...
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Where can I find Intel Xeon E3-1200 v2/3rd Gen Core processor Graphics Controller driver? [closed]

I know this site is Ask Ubuntu, but since my question deals with Mint (which derives from Ubuntu), I believe you people can help me. It seems that Mint 17.3 came out lacking the Intel Xeon E3-1200 ...
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Two wlans, two phys, two MACs, one chip

I have an Orange Pi Plus with Ubuntu Wily on it. It has an on-board RTL8189ETV chip interfaced via SDIO. When I load the 8189es module, two phys and two wlans appear. They only appear to differ in the ...
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Ubuntu 16.04, Dual Monitors: Nvidia GTX GeForce 970, Intel i7-4790K iGPU

I have a HDMI out from both my Nvidia GTX GeForce 970 GPU, and my Intel i7-4790K iGPU, going to two separate screens. I'm trying to make a regular dual monitor set-up, like I have managed easily with ...
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Display duplicating on new install

http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2324826 ↑Is my original post. But I'm trying to get the problem out on a couple forums to get more help. Brand new install with ubuntu-16.04-desktop-amd64.iso ...
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Amazon Redshift ODBC driver not found

I'm having problems installing the Amazon Redshift ODBC driver on Ubuntu 14.04.4 LTS. These are the steps I took: $ sudo apt-get install unixodbc $ sudo apt-get install php5-odbc $ sudo dpkg -i ...
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graphics crashes frequently

I use Titan X under Ubuntu 14.04 and I have installed the nvidia driver. But it doesn't work properly since several days ago. The screen goes like the following suddenly. Sometimes I cannot even ...
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Installing nvidia vulkan drivers for 16.04

I am on 16.04 with an Nvidia 760GTX which should be supported by vulkan. I installed libvulkan-dev added this ppa https://launchpad.net/~canonical-x/+archive/ubuntu/vulkan I also installed ...
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Wireless drivers not working on Dell Ispiron 3543

I am running on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS and my wireless drivers are not working, I've tried installing the drivers via the additional drivers option on the software & updates section but no luck. Please ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 - Applications becoming very unstable

I recently updated to Ubuntu 15.10 where these issues seemed to be occurring and currently having a similar situation on 16.04. I've also recently just changed graphics cards from an old ATI card to a ...