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Turn power OFF of USB Ports - Ubuntu 10.04 machine

I have Ubuntu 10.04 based portable touchscreen computers at workplace and sometimes people would use USB data cable to charge their phones from the USB port. Now I have usb storage access disabled ...
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Ubuntu 14.10 and Nvidia 331 problem

I'm not and old ubuntu user so I'm here to question a problem. Yesterday I updated the Nvidia driver to 331 (as the reccomended updates say) and after restart I had a beatiful gift: the screen is ...
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ATI/AMD Driver “Adapter not supported” strange issue

Yesterday I installed the AMD/ATI Official driver (Omega version 14.501.1003-x86.x86_64)from AMD's official site. The installation completed successfully using "Install Driver 14.501.1003 on X.Org 6.9 ...
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My Ubuntu Server is missing some basic stuff ie: apt-get man ect

I recently installed ubuntu server on a old dell xps. I was tring to install some drivers off a cd for a usb dongle but I noticed that the cd said it was blank. The cd is a mini or half sized cd. the ...
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Wireless Not Working Zorin os and ubuntu [duplicate]

I have dual booted Zorin OS 9 ultimate and Ubuntu 14. Both of them say do the same thing. when i click to turn the Broadcom 802.11 Linux STA Wireless driver source from bcmwl-kernal-source ...
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I can't install AMD Drivers in Xubuntu 14.04 [on hold]

I can't install AMD 13.1 drivers in Xubuntu 14.04 My GPU is a HD 4250
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Is r8168 installer in ubuntu software center secure and working?

Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8111/8168/8411 PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet Controller (rev 06) that is what Ethernet Card I have. I have a question: I am using 14.10 and I have found issue with ...
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In-built speakers are not working on Dell Inspiron 15R 5521 (Ubuntu 14.04)

I tried following Ubuntu's audio debugging page, but could not resolve the problem using that. I am not able to get output on my inbuilt speakers while only getting clear sounds in left ear when I ...
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Getting Ubuntu to work on Thinkpad E145

tl;dr at the bottom I just bought a brand new Lenovo Thinkpad E145, without any pre-installed OS. I wanted to get an Ubuntu distribution so i can run gnuplot and similar stuff, just things for ...
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BCM4311 on 14.10 utopic works manually but NetworkManager says “Wi-Fi is disabled by hardware switch”

(update3 some of my very first original post was lost so I re-created my question , here it is:) I finally got the 14e4:4312 (on lenovo x300) working after several days from the terminal, becuase ...
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Printing issue for Lexmark CX310dn

I am printing from Ubuntu 14.10 across network to Lexmark CX310dn, but prints come out in A5 landscape. Even when settings say A4. Any ideas?
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How to install AMD GPU Driver 14.12 on Ubuntu 14.10?

Yesterday I installed Ubuntu 14.10 on my Laptop, and I searched for hours on how to install AMD 14.12 driver without success. I have found the drivers on AMD's official site, but do not know how to ...
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How to install Brother HL-3170CDW printer wirelessly in ubuntu

I am having a difficult time trying to get a new Brother HL-3170CDW printer working in Ubuntu as a wireless printer. I've verified that the printer is visible at 192.168.1.132, and despite entering ...
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Driver for Fuji Xerox DocuPrint P115 b?

I'm having difficulty finding a driver to allow me to print with this printer. I've tried installing the built-in drivers for Fuji Xerox printers with similar-sounding model names but nothing comes ...
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ATI legacy drivers for 14.10

Graphic card: ATI Radeon HD4890 (1 GB) The issue is that I have Ubuntu 14.10 (Gnome if this is of any relevance at all) and the fglrx driver doesn't work. It worked on 14.04, so what to do? 1) Maybe ...
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Resolution stuck at 1024x768 after Bumblebee, I also have no xorg.conf

I have a T410 Thinkpad so I installed Bumblebee for Optimus, after doing this my resolution is stuck at 1024x768. Most other topics on this recommend deleting the xorg file, but I have none.
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Problem with Usb Wireless Adapter (by SignalKing)

I have bought a USB Wireless Adapter made by SignalKing because I broke my laptop's hardware switch of the embedded adapter. Despite the fact that I can use it on Windows without having any issue, ...
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Optimus nvidia GeForce GT 750m opengl 3 and 4

I do not know where to start. This has been frustrating. Today, december 2014, I own an Alienware 14, it uses an NVIDIA GK107M [GeForce GT 750M] and an Intel Corporation 4th Gen Core Processor ...
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Toshiba A200 very low volume on Lubuntu 14.04

A few days ago my Dad decided he was done with Windows on his, pretty old, laptop. He's got a Toshiba A200-1CN which has the Realtek ALC861-VD sound chip onboard. We decided it would be best to ...
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Ubuntu14.04/Mint17.1 Wirless issues, Randomly Disconnects

I am currently experiencing a problem with both(32bit) Ubuntu 14.04 & Mint 17.1 wifi. After a fresh install I am able to view and connect to networks but receive no internet when trying to browse ...
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How to install wireless driver for dell inspiron 5520 manually on ubuntu 14.04?

I am new to ubuntu. I installed ubuntu 14.04 in dell inspiron 5520 with broadcom wifi. Initially internet is working properly. But after some hours it is not working and disconnecting continuously. ...
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nVidia driver update causes problem, even when reverting back

The story: A few months ago, I was able to play Civ V on my HP Elitebook 8540w without any problems. Then about a month ago, for some reason, my video driver started to have some issues. It had ...
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Additional Drivers problem

I have Lubuntu last version. When I open Software & Updates I select Additional Drivers and show me 3 things. I want to select fglrx-updates and press apply but after some seconds nothing happens ...
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Can't install Prolink HSPA Usb Modem

I can't install Prolink Hspa usb modem manager on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I think it work on 32bit system. But I have only amd64. How to install ? .
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TP-Link WN-772N does not work under Linux

I am totally new in Linux environment so sorry for my lack of knowledge. I am engineer and I want to try CAELinux which base on xubuntu 12.04. I have installed it and everything works fine apart from ...
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Enable Bluetooth on Gigabyte GC-WB300D PCI-e card in Unbuntu 14.10

Struggling to enable bluetooth on the combo wifi/bluetooth Gigabyte GC-WB300D pci-e card in Ubuntu 14.10. The link indicates that it uses ath3k. Here is the output from lspci 00:00.0 Host bridge: ...
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Intel Driver vs xserver-xorg-video-intel [closed]

Is it worth installing latest Intel drivers from 01.org. There are many previuos questions about it, but they are rather old and answers saying that Ubuntu 14.04 is not stable. Now that Intel drivers ...
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ATI External USB tv cards

I need to know if a ATI A636 External TV Wonder Digital Cable ATSC Tuner Box w/ CableCARD Support is compatible with Ubuntu 14.1? Thanks
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Why does Ubuntu still use a blacklisted graphics card claimed by stub?

I am following Multiheaded NVIDIA Gaming using Ubuntu 14.04 + KVM tutorial and it seems like everything went well except that my ubuntu installation still shows HD7970 under Additional Drivers which ...
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Getting USB to VGA to work on ubuntu

I recently purchased this USB to VGA adapter for the third monitor I had and it works great with Windows along side the driver it had for it. However on Linux I can't seem to get it to work. I ...
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wlan0 not showing up ubuntu 14.04

I type iwconfig, but wlan0 is not showing up, which means that I cant make use of the wifi connection. Is there any way to solve this? I searched on the internet, tried everything. ########## ...
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Decent Budget Graphics Card with full closed source driver support [closed]

I'm in the market for a decent graphics card (prefferably NVIDIA) that fits my budget (about $100-$130) and I'm not sure what to get. I am running Xubuntu 14.04 LTS. It would be great if you could ...
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Wifi Problem, Wifi Connected but no internet connection. 14.04

I am currently experiencing a problem with my Wifi after installing Ubuntu 14.04, I can see networks and connect to them but when I try to browse the web it just continuously tries to connect to the ...
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NVIDIA Dual Screens - Second Monitor Blank

Recently installed a clean version of Ubuntu 14.10 on my system. Previous to that, I'd been running Windows 7 with no problems. My system has two screens, one of which is a LG Electronics 24EN43 ...
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nouveau update via release-upgrade?

Once i loved ubuntu for its release-upgrade-ability. I always thought, that the drivers - in this case especially the nouveau-xorg-package - where upgraded too. So i had a 12.04-system with ...
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My desktop it's freezing

My desktop is freezing sometimes and I must go to the command line interface (for example ctrl+alt+F4, not the terminal) and then come back to the graphical user interface to unfreeze it. I suspect a ...
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I am trying to install a driver for my keyboard but don't know how [closed]

I just bought a gaming keyboard and I am trying to install the driver for it. I put the disk in my drive and it just comes up with a file that can't be opened. How should I proceed?
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Apple macbook air model 1.1 - Lubuntu 14.04 64 bit - wifi Broadcom BCM4321 doesnt work

I was searching on the internet but I didnt find any answer. I have mabook air with wifi card BCM4321. 02:00.0 Network controller [0280]: Broadcom Corporation BCM4321 802.11a/b/g/n [14e4:4328] (rev ...
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Compiz or Unity not working

After upgrading to the latest Nvidia Driver 340.58 the Ubuntu Desktop is not working. I get a blank screen with only my wallpaper. This seems to be a common problem with lot's of solutions, but after ...
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leoxsys leo-nano150n usb adapter Soft AP

I want to install drivers and create soft AP mode for leoxsys leo-nano150n usb adapter. I found many answers and tried them but i am unable to create soft AP. Please help me. I have used following ...
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How can I get Xorg to handle both fglrx and intel for two devices? Getting segfault from Xorg

I'm trying to get a multi-monitor setup to work by utilizing my primary monitor that is connected to my AMD card and have a secondary monitor connected to my motherboard's VGA slot. The computer would ...
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Does Ubuntu have support/drivers for my graphics card? [on hold]

Some time ago, I had posted a thread on VMware's, all the details are cited here, but let me recite them. My computer was never modified, excluding the fact I once tried to switch to an NVIDIA ...
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asus aspire 5600 with ubuntu 14.04 trusty tahr and ibm 945 graphic chip set

I have installed 14.04 trusty tahr onto my asus laptop and am happy with the outcome, however I cannot use google earth or watch a dvd on the dvd player... any help would be appreciated thanks gerard
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Wi-fi on my HP pavilion dv6 laptop is not working neither is bluetooth

After i formatted my hard drive my all wireless connection are not working. i'm suppose to make a recovery disc before formatting my hard drive. which i forgot. now i can't use my wireless network ...
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Slow Internet Ubuntu 14.04 Intel 7260

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my PC (Dual Boot with Windows 8.1), and I noticed that the Internet connection is very slow in Ubuntu. However, other devices work very well. I searched and tried so many ...
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Tp-link wn727n on Ubuntu 14.10 [closed]

I just bought a TP-LINK WN727N and I can't work with it on Ubuntu 14.10! I've read every post about this but they didn't help! What should I do!? (I'm a new Ubuntu user). I will be extremely happy ...
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How to get Belkin Wireless USB adapter to work with Ubuntu?

So I'm brand new to Ubuntu, and I have found it difficult to find a driver for my Belkin Play Wireless adapter. My Computer is an HP Pavilion a1600n with an AMD Athlon 64 x2 processor. If anyone could ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 how to install cuda 6.5 without installing nvidia driver

I am working on workstation with CPU core I7 4790 and two GPUs GTX 760 4 GB ram/1152 core the system's memory is 16 GB RAM I have Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS after many tries and reinstalling Ubuntu many ...
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How to enable 5GHz on Netgear A6200

I'm having issues running my Netgear A6200 at 5GHz. It seems like it isn't picking up wireless .ac at all. At the moment only 2.4 GHz will work. Also, I have an orange light instead of a blue light. I ...
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Alfa Tube-U(N) RT3070 No Wireless Extensions

I am trying to get an Alfa Tube-U(N) USB Wifi adapter to work with Ubuntu 14.04.1 and getting stuck with actually connecting to any networks. It uses the Ralink RT3070 chipset (I think, based on ...