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Problems to install Broadcom BCM4352 driver under Ubuntu 15.04 [duplicate]

I'm trying to get the Broadcom BCM4352 802.11ac with PCID [14e4:43b1] (rev 03) Wifi card working in my DELL XPS 13 (early 2015). Other posts related to this chips are either related to Ubuntu 14.04, ...
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Software controller for any ATI/Nvidia GPU

I wanted to know which GPU to buy for my new PC in order to: 1) Work with Ubuntu. 2) Manage the contrast, brightness... etc. This is really important as I normally have my screens very dim (Via ...
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Full screen flickering screen in ubuntu 14.04 not in windows

Some days ago, my dell laptop screen having Ubuntu 14.04 started flickering constantly. I went through various blogs for this issue and tried everything out there but this flickering is not going. ...
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Window graphics becomes unresponsive, though still reacts to mouse events

I have a weird bug in Ubuntu that I think is somehow related to graphics drivers or something like this. The issue is not only related to browser windows. Currently I've seen the bug happen both on ...
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Could not find OpenGL entry point 'glGetError'

I recently downloaded steam and purchased team fortress 2 and Garry's mod on Ubuntu 15.04. And it came up with the error Could not find required OpenGL entry point 'glGetError'! Either your video ...
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openCL on “GM965/GL960 Integrated Graphics Controller”

Running Lubuntu 14.10 32-bit Intel Core 2 Duo processor lspci | grep "VGA" = "GM965/GL960 Integrated Graphics Controller" I need to get at least CPU-based openCL support for a program I'm trying to ...
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Dual monitor problem (only 1 monitor displays)

so I have 2 working monitors, and after installing Linux ChaletOS x64 (based on Ubuntu 14.04) only one of them is displaying. Now at 1st neither would show anything pass the bios, so i changed them ...
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Ubuntu not booting properly with GTX 970

I'm having a problem with booting into Ubuntu 14.04 through my GTX 970 graphics card. I had installed it previously onto my system along with the NVIDIA driver and it was working fine for the most ...
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802.11ac driver issue

I just bought an Asus X552L (network card: 802.11 ac) and installed Ubuntu Gnome 15.04. I can connect to the internet via Wi-Fi. But very often the internet will stop working (Ubuntu still thinks it ...
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Resolution wierd and stuck on built in display - drivers?

I'm a complete noob at Ubuntu and Linux. I just built a pc, and installed Ubuntu as my only operating system. The resolution is really weird - zoomed in and pixelated, and it thinks it is using a ...
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Nvidia GeForce GT 650m Blank Screen on Reboot with Asus UX51VZ on Ubuntu-Gnome 14.04 [duplicate]

I'm starting from a fresh install from the lxde alternate iso. I then purged lubuntu in favor of ubuntu-gnome (I'm following the guide here: http://ux51vz.blogspot.com and didn't know how to make ...
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Nvidia graphics drivers not installing properly

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS I didn't find a solution to my problem anywhere (even though I read countless threads about Nvidia drivers) and I am starting to think that it may be hardware problem. I ...
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How can I use mac to print, as an intermediate computer?

Here is the situation: I'm using Ubuntu 14.04, we have a printer(Lenovo-LJ2650DN) in our office's local network. Everyone is printing via the local network, but I can't! Why? Because there is no ...
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macbook 11,5 Wifi [14e4:43ba] doesn't work on 14.04

I installed ubuntu 14.04.02 on a new macbook pro 11,5 (15 inch), but wifi doesn't work. Here are some information about the wifi adapter. $ lspci -nn | grep 0280 04:00.0 Network controller ...
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WiFi still not working on Lenovo G50-30 after execution of blacklist & ppa:hanipouspilot

I'm trying for 2 days to get my WiFi connection working on the Lenovo G50-30. In different forums in French, English and German, I found several commands for the WiFi: sudo modprobe -r ideapad-laptop ...
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drivers for Dell B2360dn printer

I just bought a dell laptop with ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I have a Dell B2360dn printer. I just got off the phone with Dell Support and they told me they have no driver. Anyone know if I can get the ...
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Wired connection and Driver install was automatic on Live USB, after install it won't even recognize cable is plugged in

When I first tried the Live 12.04 it automatically found the drivers necessary for my wireless to connect , and when I plugged my ethernet cable in it immediately read it and connected to my ...
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Not able to get my Huawei E303f USB modem working on Ubuntu 14.04

I have been searching for a way to get my USB modem working. I am on ubuntu 14.04. I know that ubuntu takes these modems as a mass storage device at first. Therefore, I used modprobe and ...
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How to fix screen tearing of the Nvidia 675m gtx in ubuntu 14.04?

I tried to use the common methods: In nvidia X server settings and compiz-manager, but the Vblank option and the screen refresh rate is missing. If i switch back to my intel 4000hd card, everything ...
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How to get multiple displays working with docking station?

I shortly installed Ubuntu on my Notebook. Standalone everything works like a charm, but if I connect it with the docking station the displays will not work like they are meant to be. So after three ...
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Wireless USB dual band ac network adapter 14.04 LTS Asus, TP-Link, Tenda

I see a lot of questions about this issue but few answers, so here goes. HP 15 f24w laptop, about 8 months old, U 14.04 x64. I have an older N adapter that appears, connects and is otherwise ...
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Error when trying to run nvidia-settings and nvidia-prime

I've installed nvidia-prime and nvidia-346 drivers on my Asus K550J with intel integrated card and nvidia geforce gtx850m.. When I try to use nvidia-settings on the terminal it says: ...
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Optimus in 14.04 - should I just get reinstall with 15.04?

I've been trying for a while to get the nvidia driver (331) working on my new laptop. The problem seems to be that optimus support is really hard to get working properly. Added to that, when I try to ...
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Drivers for TOOYA X(graphic tablet)

I have PenPower TOOYA X graphic tablet. website says, System requirements are: Windows 8 / Windows7 / Vista / XP Mac OS X 10.6 or later USB port There is no mention about Linux. How can I ...
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Cannot install BCM4360 driver on Ubuntu on Macbook Pro 11,1

As the question says. I've tried everything I could find in askubuntu.com I installed dkms, fakeroot, libfakeroot and then finally bcmwl but that didn't work. modprobe wl didn't work (forgot the ...
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Xbox One controller is not being recognized

I am trying to use an Xbox One controller in Ubuntu 14.04, and it's not being recognized at all. I updated the kernel to 3.17, and I tried using both xboxdrv and xpad, but neither seem to detect ...
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hplip-3.15.6 causes cold-start problems on Ubuntu-14.04 64-bit-amd

Since (automatic) installing (and automatic removal of previous hplip version) of hplip-3.15.6 on an 64-bit Ubuntu-14.04LTS platform the USB-port-connected and AC-on HP Printer is not recognized on ...
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i have an issue with low graphic mod at the booting, can you help me please?

I am a beginner so i dont know really whats my problem i just have a hp pavillon g7 with a amd/ati graphic card, i have tried to update ubuntu from 12.04 to 14 but its still dont work. I have tried to ...
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Update error in relation to Nivdia 331

The last few Software updates I've run have come up with an error in relation to the nvidia-331 package. After the update I've run the command optirun glxgears and it seems to run fine. Also tried it ...
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increasing and frequent problems with my Lenovo T440s

I have a Lenovo T440s and ever since I got it a year ago and installed Ubuntu on it (first 12 LTS, then 14), I have only experienced problems upon problems. Here is a list of all my threads, just to ...
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Failed to start Load Kernel Modules after Nvidia 352.21 installation failure

After booting up Ubuntu 15.04 I get the following message: [FAILED] Failed to start Load Kernel Modules. See "systemctl status systemd-modules-load.service" for details. At terminal I get the ...
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How do you set up a Netgear USB adapter in 15.04

I have installed 15.04 on my desktop, but I need my USB adapter for Internet, I have the disc but I can't install it please help. I run 15.04 and the adapter is Netgear WNA3100. (the cd is only for ...
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I can't get the driver for my Wi-Fi card and I can't connect to Wi-Fi or Ethernet

I've tried 13.10, 14.04 and Lubuntu, with he same result. I can go to "Software & Updates" and get the driver working in the "Test Ubuntu Without Installing" mode but once installed it won't work. ...
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Ubuntu doesn't detect second monitor

After a fresh ubuntu install I had some problems with the mouse flickering and disappearing. I intalled the AMD drivers from AMD's website but after restart I got a graphics error so had to remove the ...
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X won't start - how to reinstall video driver? (ubuntu 14.04.2 x86)

Steam was telling me I couldn't run HL2-based games due to a missing OpenGL entry point, so I went through the AMD Catalyst driver installation process, only to be told my X1950 card was ...
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nvida331 module error [duplicate]

I have a Windows 7 home premium PC and I installed Ubuntu 14.04 on a USB 3.0 1TB. After the install when I upgraded Ubuntu, this updated drivers and updated to the Nivida 331 driver and 311 causes a ...
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Swapping for best performance

I have Ubuntu on my laptop for like 10 days. I'm new to Linux. So I'm interested about getting better performance of my laptop. Laptop: DELL: Intel CPU i7-4510U 2.00x4 , Graphics: Intel Haswell ...
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Unity fails after upgrade 14.04 -> 15.05 and installing nvidia drivers

So, I was running Ubuntu 14 LTS more or less happily (nvidia drivers were working fine with unity and all). Then the upgrade manager asked if I wanted to upgrade to 14.10. I did the upgrade and ...
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How to disable cuda and nvidia when install opencv

I am using ubuntu 14.04 version 64 bit. I install nvidia driver and cuda before. Now. I want to install opencv from source file. I don't want to install cuda and nvidia again (as I know opencv have ...
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Ubuntu 15.04 (fully updated as of 16/06/15) and Wifi Realtek RTL8723BE

Afternoon All, I have a laptop (HP Probook 455 G2) running 15.04. A clean install...... it was working with 12.04 upwards..... A seemless install, but with one MAJOR problem. Wifi is enabled, but i ...
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How to install xv and opengl video output drivers in Ubuntu 14.04?

Could you please help me to install xv and opengl video output drivers? I have just a intel graphic hd 3000. And this is mplayer output. $ mplayer -vo help MPlayer 1.1-4.8 (C) 2000-2012 MPlayer Team ...
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hardware - EPSON L365 Scanner

I've managed to install some packages provided by Seiko Epson and have my printer work normally. However, I can't get the scanner to work. It's a EPSON L365 Multifunction printer/scanner/photocopier. ...
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Unable to Edit Display Settings in 15.04

I just installed 15.04 on a new machine, and when I click on the gear icon in the top right, click System Settings, and click Displays, nothing happens. The window closes/crashes. How can I fix this? ...
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how can I get ubuntu 15.04 to boot up with my Nvidia geforce 960 GPU

So I've recently installed Ubuntu as a secondary operating system on my computer alongside windows 8.1, and I've discovered that it refuses to boot up with my Nvidia 960 GPU installed. I've repeatedly ...
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Images and text distorting after playing a game, any idea how to fix?

Completely new to Ubuntu, so please feel free to assume I know how to do almost nothing. Basically, after playing a game in Steam (I've tried this with Crypt of the Necrodancer and Faster Than ...
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Nvidia Higher Resolution becomes bright and grainy

Does anyone know how to solve this issue? I'd like to use the higher resolutions, but when I do the display becomes annoyingly bright and grainy. I can confirm it happens on the Geforce 610 and higher ...
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Installing EPSON GT-S80 Workforce scanner & printer drivers

I'm not Ubuntu/Linux saavy at all.. can someone please give me specific well-articulated instructions on how to download and install the drivers for the abovementioned scanner/printer/fax unit?
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What is the Nvidia drivers [number] command doing?

I want to understand why and what the below command does. People seem to just pluck the nvidia-[number] out of thin air, and I can't find any reference or documentation on where they seem to have ...
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What is PPA and why do people use it for Nvidia graphics?

I'm trying to understand what the PPA is and why some people use the command below for their Nvidia drivers to work: ppa:xorg-edgers/ppa I haven't found anyone who can clearly explain why you would ...
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How to set up my wireless card when there is no official driver for BCM43142? [duplicate]

I managed to download a driver on page by BCM I also tried to install bcmwl-kernel-source and I succeeded. I'm now able to access internet through wireless. But my problem is quite different from ...