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Ubuntu 14.04 on HP S7620.uk with Nvidia GeForce 7500 LE

Hi I am looking to setup a dual boot on a HP S7620.uk with Win XP and Ubuntu 14.04 When I tried running Ubuntu 14.04 from a DVD without installing I got several lines of errors saying the GPU had ...
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WQHD HDMI GeForce 460M

I have the proprietary nvidia driver installed in Ubuntu 13.04. I have a toshiba qosmio laptop with the GeForce 460M GPU. In windows, I was able to use the configuration utility to successfully get it ...
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Ethernet works with Windows Vista Ultimate, but not in Ubuntu 14.04

When I installed ubuntu 14.04 my ethernet is not connecting. Anyone can help me , please ? NetworkManager Tool State: disconnected Device: eth0 Type: Wired Driver: r8169 State: unavailable Default: ...
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Open Source Radeon Driver Overscan

I'm experiencing a fair bit of overscan using the open source Radeon drivers on 14.04. I'm using a DVI cable to connect a Radeon X1300 to a rear projection television. I've looked through the ...
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Creating a driver for Netgear WN111 wireless-n adapter in Ubuntu 12.04 [on hold]

I would like to know how to create a driver for the WN111 wireless-n adapter in Ubuntu 12.04. I have tried the Microsoft Windows way and was able to obtain only the corresponding .sys file but not ...
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Nvidia-settings closes after applying settings instead of applying them

I have a problem with my ubuntu system. The NVIDIA proprietory driver doesn't work anymore as it should. I freshly installed Ubuntu just a few moments ago and the first thing I did was update ubuntu ...
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I need help installing chirp or baofeng software

OK i searched how to do it but don't understand. the radio is a uv-5r and im needing program software.The original software will work or chirp will too.
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Ubuntu slow and laggy [duplicate]

I finally installed Ubuntu 14.04 (from a boot CD) but everything seems so slow. It takes a few seconds to open a window or to close a window, like if everything was in slow motion. When I type a text ...
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Wifi problem with Ubuntu 14.04 and RTL8723ae

My laptop MSi S12 has a RTL8723ae PCI card with Ubuntu 14.04 on board. It doesn't detect wi-fi networks. I tried the answers from ubuntuforums and Wireless card Realtek RTL8723AE-BT is not recognized ...
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How do I update to Ubuntu kernel 3.13.0 on 12.04 LTS without breaking the Nvidia graphics driver?

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 "LTS" on a Lenovo W530 (Nvidia Optimus architecture) and updated the kernel to 3.13.0-32-generic as the version of the kernel I was running was going out of support, ...
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Why do Installing Ati Radeon HD4200 on my Laptop would mess the things up?

So I have been using Ubuntu 12.04 as my only OS for the last six months and so far I have to tell is pretty good, easy to use, I like the interface and how it's so intuitive and very smooth and one of ...
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I need to change the graphics card depending on what I want to do

In the beginning of this year I bought a secondhand computer. The CPU is an Intel 3.4 GHz dual core and the GPU is an AMD RV410. I installed Ubuntu 12.04 on it, and it worked wonderfully, as usual ...
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I Need Help To Install Wine, Synaptic, And Samsung SCX-340SW Driver

I need to install wine and synaptic installer.I've tried finding it but no luck.I also need drivers for my wireless printer, it is a samsung scx-340sw.
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Installing Brother PCL5 driver

I am deploying a print server with Ubuntu, and would like to know if you have to install this Windows Brother PCL5 generic driver. All of the desktops have the Windows Brother PCL5 driver, and I need ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Drivers ATI Radeon HD4350

I have a problem with drivers for ATI Radeon HD 4350, namely to have a default maximum resolution of 1024x768 and small problems with the games. It is a good driver who, after instaalcji as those of ...
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Ubunut 12.04 freezes after yesterday's hardware package update?

I have a dual-boot Ubuntu 12.04/Win8 system running an Nvidia GeForce GTX 580 graphics card. All worked beautifully until today, doing the first boot after the Ubuntu update yesterday regarding a ...
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Problem with the Radeon propietary driver

Yesterday I switched from Debian 7.6 (Wheezy) to Ubuntu 13.10. In Debian following the official tutorial I could install the ATI propietary drivers from repositories. But in Ubuntu following the ...
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Trying to install tp-link archer T2U on ubuntu

I've just installed ubuntu and I would like to get my usb wifi adapter working. Is there anyone who knows where I can get the right drivers for this? output of lsusb Bus 002 Device 004: ID ...
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EDCA do not prioritize the traffic correctly on atheros card

I am trying to make some tests on my Atheros card (3com, 11a/b/g Wireless card, 3CRPPAG175). I observed that for Voice and Video packets the band is divided by half. I expected that Voice will be ...
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Pixilated screen after installing fglrx ATI drivers on Ubuntu 14.04 [on hold]

I have an HP G62 laptop with ATI value graphics (Catalyst says it's 6300M). After installing the drivers as described here, I've started experiencing pixilation on non-graphic-intensive applications, ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 Display resolution Issue after driver installtion

I installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS 32-bit and everything worked perfectly. The display was recognized correctly as (ViewSonic Corporation 22") and the resolution was adjustable. Now the display shows up ...
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Xubuntu: audio does not work

I just installed Xfce on an Acer 3000 to bring it back to life (1GB DDR RAM, Sempron 3100+ 1.8GHZ), because it's pretty old. The first thing I did after I installed it was setting up the wifi, but ...
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Installing NVIDIA drivers for GeForce GT 525M on 14.04

I've been trying to install NVIDIA drivers for 14.04 so I can use a HDMI output on my laptop. However each time that I have tried to install nvidia drivers my screen is blank after logging in. I've ...
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Unable to start Genymotion in Ubuntu 12.04

I am trying to start Genymotion in Ubuntu 12.04, but I am getting the following error : ~$ sudo lshw -c video *-display UNCLAIMED description: VGA compatible controller product: ...
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ralink 148f:760b mt7601 driver not working

I got new ralink mini WIFI dongle. lsusb returns: Bus 002 Device 003: ID 148f:760b Ralink Technology, Corp. it's based on MT7601UM chip. driver installed following :this instructions does not ...
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Nvidia gtx 760 drivers?

Running the nouveau driver I can use my max resolution of 1280x1050 However trying to setup 3d cube I get a weird tearing like effect as if I ran out of a source-game map Trying to switch to the ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 - problem with nvidia drivers

I installed 12.04 LTS recently. I installed Nvidia drivers running the following in the terminal : $ sudo apt-get purge nvidia-* $ sudo apt-get update $ sudo apt-get install nvidia-current-updates ...
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Setting MediaTek (Ralink) MT7601U USB driver

I have MediaTek (Ralink) MT7601U USB, and with their source, but I am user anyone can help how to run this USB Wifi?
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14.04 LTS on HP EliteBook 8740w with NVIDIA and DreamColor

I have been running Ubuntu 13.04 for quite some time and though I would upgrade to 14.04 LTS as I also wanted to migrate to a larger SSD disk. In the past it was tricky to install Ubuntu because the ...
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Intel Centrino Advanced-N 6200 won't connect to WPA PSK or WPA PEAP. WEP and open works. 14.04LTS

Cliffs: Can't get this to work with WPA PSK or WPA PEAP. Same laptop (Dell Latitude E6410) with a no-name USB Wifi dongle works fine connecting to the same networks. I realize this hardware is known ...
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Intel AC 7620 No Internet, Still Connected to Network

I bought a new Asus n550jv laptop which has a Intel AC 7620 wireless card inside of it. I installed Arch Linux on it and noticed that I will be connected to my corporate wifi and every once and a ...
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Wireless not being detected at all 12.04 Inspiron 15R

I have a Dell Inspiron 15R that came preinstalled with Windows 8.1 I just installed Ubuntu 12.04 in dual boot and got it working. Now i cannot connect to wifi. I tried How do I install BCM43142 ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 - incorrect graphics information

I am checking my system settings, but see Graphics as unknown. I have Nvidia graphics card. I tried this answer, and ran : sudo apt-get install mesa-utils Now if I check it, instead of showing my ...
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Is there any solution to set baud rate, line discipline etc., by only using our kernel module?

I wrote a kernel module for a touch screen monitor and earlier I used inputattach (written in userspace) to open serial port, set baud rate, control flags, line discipline etc. But now I want to ...
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Installing NVIDIA Drivers to 14.04? [duplicate]

I am running a Samsung Chronos 7 with an NVIDIA Geforce GT 640m graphics card. I would like to utilize this graphics card so that I may use my computer for various computer games. Previously, when I ...
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Ubuntu on Asus x550ca Laptop [duplicate]

i would like to know if there is the possibility of install ubuntu in my laptop asus x550c. How should i proceed to install all the drivers correctly? Thanks!
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Can Login as Guest but not me - Also no Wifi Drivers

Installed ubuntu 14.04 LTS as a side project, on an old computer that had its operating system erased. I can log in as guest and everything works fine, but when I log in as me, the screen is blank. ...
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Screes freezes when using an second monitor [on hold]

I have an issue with Ubuntu 14. 04, when I wake up my laptop, and I have a second monitor connected (AOC 22 inch), it goes into a partial freeze, opening any app becomes impossible, the response for ...
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how to restart clickpad evdev driver

I am running a variant of evdev for the purpose of wheel emulation scrolling using the TrackPoint and clickpad on a modern ThinkPad. The driver works well but the scrolling emulation stops working ...
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How to switch on the web camera in my dell laptop(Ubuntu OS)?

Eagerly waiting for my web camera to switch on. How to switch on my web-cam which is not get switch on automatically ?
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Solution for installing cuda by 'apt-get' on Ubuntu 14.04?

I want to install CUDA on my laptop which have the GPU GeForce 760M. Here is the official page for .deb files for 12.04 and 13.04. When I set up the .deb for 13.04, I find out that it has a chain of ...
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Catalyst Control Center

I have this installed, but then what? Is this an application that you can open up and modify or is it like a driver that you just download and not touch again?
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NVidia-prime with 14.04 problems

Heeeelllppppp! System: I have a Dell 17xps with an NVidia Optimus 555M graphics card. Annoying History: It's all worked ok with Ubuntu 12.x and bumblebee. But I really want to use 14.04 and ...
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Does switching drivers via Additional Drivers impact performance?

I've just reinstalled Ubuntu and noticed a significant increase in graphical performance - mainly just the smoothness of the desktop. The older installation was also mainly new. The only major ...
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Graphic trouble with Acer Aspire One

My laptop (netbook) runs slow with the 32 bit Ubuntu. How can i get more speed? is there a driver missing? Thanks. My laptop is an Acer Aspire One D270-1621
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Install older drivers on newer Ubuntu?

Specifically, I have a DELL laptop where not all of the hardware works OOB with 14.04. I would like to install Ubuntu 14.04, but install drivers DELL created for 12.04. Being somewhat newbie to ...
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SD card reader only works if card is inserted during boot

I'm trying to get the Realtek RTS5229 SD Card Reader to run on my newly installed system. I installed linux-firmware-nonfree to get the driver for the RTS5229 SD card reader, according to my other ...
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Dell Latitude E5440 Sound

I just installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my Dell Latitude E5440 but i am getting no sound. I've check to ensure that the sound is not muted. Alsamixer tells me it's: an Intel HDA HDMI with and Intel Haswell ...
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b43-fwcutter won't install on my Ubuntu

I am doing an offline installation and I got the .deb package for b43-fwcutter and it shows the install button but I cannot click it
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How to install Epson Stylus SX435W printer on Ubuntu 14.04 32bit

Just escaped from Windows XP and finding my way in Ubuntu 14.04 32bit. Please help me find and install drivers for Epson Stylus SX435 printer and get it working. In system settings printer shows as ...