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USB 3.0 not working after update/upgrade [closed]

Last night I did a apt-get update, upgrade, & dist-upgrade on a 14.04.01 server, which now says 14.04.02. Now the USB 3.0 ports don't work. I have a USB drive that was working in the USB 3.0 ...
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Accessing Drivers [duplicate]

I am fairly new to Linux and am trying to figure out how I can view/access the drivers on my system to see how they are written so I can write my own drivers. Any suggestions?
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lubuntu 14.10 and installing xerox phaser 3020 wifi printer?

I am not good at linux but not totally stupid :) and i cannot install simple printer. I did it easy on windows and now want to do the same at my netbook with lubuntu 14.10 Printer is in my home ...
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What's wrong with my graphics drivers?

I apologize if this is a repeat post. I wasn't sure how to search for it. I'm having a problem with my graphics on Ubuntu 12.03.4. I currently have 2 monitors (DVI and HDMI) and 6 workspaces (3 wide x ...
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Driver support for Lenovo X1 Carbon (3rd Gen) in Ubuntu

I am a big fan of Ubuntu and I use it with Gnome in my Dell Latitude E7440. I am about to join a company where I have an option between a MacBook Pro and a ThinkPad. I am planning to go with the ...
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nouveau “unknown chipset” On Installer

I am trying to install Ubuntu 14.10, however when I boot, a nouveau "unknown chipset", "failed to create" error is all that is on the screen (just black with white text). The computer then freezes ...
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Nvidia gtx 970 dual monitors xrandr missing resolution

Hello i have a problem after update Nvidia GTX 970 drivers. Konfiguracja komptutera: Ram 16GB Type: DDR3 intel i7 4430 K SSD 2x GoodRam w RAID 0 madadm Nvidia GeForce GTX 970 Display Devices: ...
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Insatlling CUDA : Failed to add GPGKEY at http://cuda-repo/repos/GPGKEY to apt keys

I have a brand new installed Ubuntu 14.04, my laptop has an NVIDIA GEFORCE 740M. I've been following this guide to install CUDA, and right after tyiping: sudo dpkg -i ...
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Hardwired Networking Issue (fresh install)

I've done a fresh install of Ubuntu on my desktop. The ethernet adapter (RTL-8100/8101L/8139) is recognized by the OS yet I can't connect to the internet. The Cat 5 connection to the router is good ...
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Asus K56CB laptop is overheating

How to know which drivers are missing when installing Ubuntu 14.10 for the proper functioning of my Asus K56CB laptop and what packages to install to prevent further overheating? Thanks in advance.
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Sound (speakers) doesnt work neither in windows nor Ubuntu (dual-boot)

Im not really good when it comes to computer maintenance and driver installs.My brother messed up the sound on my system. I have 2 SSDs(dual-boot). On one I have win 7 installed(x64) and on the other ...
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USB Write Protect Switch - how does Linux know?

I have a USB drive /dev/sdb, and inside sdb are some separate mount points ( /, /boot, and so on. ). I am running Ubuntu off the USB stick, just an FYI. I have a hardware write protect switch which ...
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Module rtl8188ee crashes frequently

I'm using 14.04 with the Utopic kernel and graphics stack (Linux 3.16) and I've been having some problems with my computer's built-in WiFi. Sometimes, my wireless connectivity will significantly slow ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 get two different NVIDIA cards working

My current PC has two Nvidia cards installed. One GTX 750 Ti and one 9600 GT. I want to use both of them at the same time each one outputting to one monitor. Unfortunately I can't get the ...
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How do up update the r600 ATI graphics driver in 14.04?

I am hitting regular issues with Google Chrome failing. I filed a bug against it and their developers diagnosed it as being a problem in the r600 graphics driver that was installed with 14.04. You ...
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How to install Toshiba Satelitte P50-A-11J touchpad driver

Hi how can I install drivers for Toshiba Satellite, and driver for touchpad ? I'm using Ubuntu 14.04
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how to get my fender mustang working on ubuntu studio?

I’m new to Linux and I use Ubuntu Studio and being a adept Windows user my troubleshooting capabilities are bound to GUI and not emulator. Coming to the problem, I would like to use my Fender Mustang ...
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Generic 'legasy' driver for HP Scanner (scanjet 2100C)

Does anyone have any idea where to find and how to set up the above? Ubuntu 14.04 LTS thanks
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Nvidia drivers still in driver manager after uninstall

I have a rather peculiar problem: I used the xedgers nvidia-340 drivers for a while before trying to purge them and upgrade to a newer version from the Nvidia web site. After doing this the manually ...
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How do you install drivers off a cd?

For some reason it won't let me install the drivers for my motherboard. Open the cd And try to run the setup.exe but it doesn't run it.
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How to compile driver for ralink 148f:7601 wifi adaptor to use nl80211 interface? [closed]

Is there a chance to make ralink 148f:7601 wifi adaptor with wpa_supplicant, that supports only nl80211 interface?
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How do i download the latest driver? [duplicate]

I have tried downloading the one from the site since i'm not able to find the driver on additional drivers,i don't know how to install it however, i have a gtx 750ti and i recently switched over to ...
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Can't switch prime profile

prequel: I've already used the search function and found very similar questions but nothing worked out for me. I've installed the nvidia-331 driver and want now to switch profile in the ...
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On 14.10, nonstop problems trying to get intel i915 and Nvidia 860M to play together

I must have spent 3 total days on this, and I keep running in circles. Essentially I just want to do this: Use the intel i915 drivers as the main display drivers Have NVidia drivers installed Be ...
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Dual Monitors with AMD video cards

First off, I'm a little new here. So please forgive me if I'm making any mistakes with my first post here. I need a bit of help here. I have a system with two AMD graphics chips in it. My primary one ...
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How to configure Mediatek MT7601 USB WiFi adapter on UBUNTU 14.04

I seek help in the installation of MediaTek MT7601 USB WiFi Adapter. The output of commands i. dmesg | tail ii. lsmod and iii. iwconfig are given below The output of dmesg | tail is as follows ...
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How to create hostspot with Centrino Advanced-N 6200 wireless device?

I'm using Ap-hotspot script. but when I enter sudo ./ap-hotspot configure It say: Your wireless card or driver does not support Access Point mode Is there any way to change the device driver ...
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Video problems after 14.04 install

Let me get this out there... I am a noob to Linux & playing around with Ubuntu. I installed Ubuntu 13... an successfully ran it on the same system I am having problems with on the updated 14.04 ...
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installing graphics drivers nVidia 310M on Lenovo V460

Installation of driver for nVidia 310M on Lenovo V460 just failed, I have tried this. I am kind of not very experienced linux user, so I don't actually understand what just happened. This was first ...
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how to check whether wireless driver is installed or installed normally in my ubuntu system?

my wireless network is not working properly in my ubuntu system. I want to know whether wireless driver is installed or installed normally in my ubuntu system? what are steps to identify wireless ...
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My wireless card isn't working with Ubuntu 14.04 on a HP ProBook 440

When I run iwconfig its output this: eth0 no wireless extensions. lo no wireless extensions. lsusb: Bus 002 Device 002: ID 8087:8000 Intel Corp. Bus 002 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux ...
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Getting WiFi to work with Ubuntu 14.04 from Windows Vista

I have looked through all of these answers and none of them have worked for my Dell. The computer had Windows Vista but I installed Ubuntu 14.04. I successfully have gotten to the part 3 of this ...
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Can't load nvidia driver in Ubuntu Gnome 14.04 [duplicate]

I've installed Ubuntu Gnome and installed nvidia 331 driver from Software and Updates.But after restart gdm starts and freezes and won't goes to log in screen.Although I have previously installed the ...
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Can't get NVIDIA Driver or CUDA working on Optimus laptop

I have an acer aspire V5-573G which comes with a NVIDIA OPTIMUS chipset and 750M gfx card. I have a fairly fresh install of 14.04 and I have tried a number of things to install driver and CUDA. In the ...
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Won't let me pick proprietary drivers in “Additional Drivers” menu?

I have an AMD Radeon HD 7520G graphics card on my HP Pavilion g6 laptop. I'm trying to play a game called Toontown Rewritten -- however the game appears only in a very weird form, with no floor and ...
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Install PlayonLinux

I just installed Ubuntu 14.04 64-bit and enabled the nvidia drivers. Now I am trying to install PlayonLinux but I get the message: nvidia-libopencl1-331 has to be removed before installing ...
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16gb class 10 memory card not working on Ubuntu 14.04

I've card Kingston 16gb class 10 and if I put it to laptop it recognize it, but the data are not read correct. If I put this on different computer (even laptop with Ubunu 14.04) it can be recognized ...
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Dual Displays stuck to mirror

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 on a ThinkPad T440p with NVIDIA vga driver. I have a docking station with 2 monitors connected, one on vga the other on dvi, and they're on mirror mode. Only one is detected ...
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The entire process of using xorg-edgers ppa?

Proprietary drivers apparently generally outperform open-source Nouveau drivers. The stable packages offered by default repositories seem to be too behind the latest stable ones available from the ...
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BCM 43162 Wireless AC compatibility

I recently got a Lenovo Edge E555 with 802.11ac using a BCM 43162 chip. I've tried launching 14.04 however after I add the additional BCM drivers and restart the Wifi still does not work and the ...
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Error installing D-Link DWA-131 on Ubuntu 12.04

I've downloaded the realtek drivers from here and installed them using sudo bash.install.sh but received the following error: Compile make driver ok!! Authentication requested [root] for remove ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 can't see Wi-Fi adapter

I'm a newbie trying to get Wi-Fi working. I went to additional drivers, waited for it to display the Broadcom driver package, clicked install. It never shows in the network dropdown. I've been trying ...
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Wifi barely functional with Ubuntu Studio 14.04 and RTL8188EE

There are numerous reports of Realtek wifi cards misbehaving on Ubuntu. Over the span of about two years, with various updates my HP ENVY's wifi has alternated between perfect, intermittent, and ...
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Broadcom WiFi driver install on MacBook Air, no ethernet connection

Here's what I'm working with... MacBook Air, no ethernet ports BCM4360 - 14e4:43a0 rev 03 I tried running sudo apt-get install bcmwl-kernel-source and got an error message unable to locate package ...
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How to install Nvidia driver on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS 32-bit? (Nvidia Gforce 720) [duplicate]

I have a asus laptop i flowed .... sudo apt-get install freeglut3-dev build-essential libx11-dev libxmu-dev libxi-dev libgl1-mesa-glx libglu1-mesa libglu1-mesa-dev sudo nano ...
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Ubuntu additional drivers tab stuck/not displaying anything

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. When I open addition drivers tab from software/update program it says searching for drivers gets stuck and doesn't display anything for a long time. If I try to close the ...
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CSGO, glitchy audio on Ubuntu Mint 17.1

I'm having some sound related issues in CSGO, every single other application works perfectly, except CSGO. It has a very glitchy audio, like if it played a part of the sound and cut to the next part. ...
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Intel iGPU and Xubuntu jitter

I just recently purchased an Intel i7 4790k CPU and installed Xubuntu shortly after. A lot of things seem to work correctly however the HD 4600 of the 4790k seems to struggle a little bit. Moving ...
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Overall performance and steam games

is there anything like drivers for windows? Because the fluency of the clicking, displaying windows, opening applications is generally slower than in win7 and it feels like using some old PC. my ...
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ubuntu 14.04 - nvidia prime only works on restart (logout-login doesnt work)

on a fresh ubuntu 14.04 install, xorg-edgers PPA, dist-upgrade (latest xorg from xorg-edgers PPA), nvidia-drivers 346.47 (latest drivers), nvidia-prime 0.6.2 (from official ubuntu repository). ...