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I don't have any wireless connection [duplicate]

Yesterday I downloaded Ubuntu 16.04, and installed Ubuntu alongside Windows 10. But now I see I don't have any possible wifi connection and ethernet. Don't I have drivers or what? My wireless card: ...
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Installing Roccat Tyon driver and libgaminggear

I'm trying to install the drivers and the gui for my roccat tyon gaming mouse. In the install file, it says I need libgaminggear. I downloaded that and opened that install file. I ran the commands it ...
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Screen freeze after indeterminate amount of time 16.04

so I just got a new desktop machine up and running with 16.04 LTS and while it appeared initially to be fully functional, I am now getting some freezing issues. After an indeterminate amount of time,...
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Slow wifi ubuntu 16.04 in ultrabook

Yesterday, I installed Ubuntu 16.04 onto an LG laptop. Everything is working fine except the wireless connection. When I'm closer to the router, the connection is fast, but in my room the wireless is ...
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PC restarts while watching videos online

While watching videos on YouTube or even Facebook screen goes on random color for few seconds and after it computer restarts. When I watching something on VLC or other player everything's fine. Before ...
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Canon MF4570dn and MF8080cw not printing with Ubuntu 14.04 64bit

I am running newly installed Ubuntu 14.04 64bit on two computer in a network. Previously on 12.04 the printers worked fine in the network, but with the new installation all settings were gone. When I ...
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How can I fix 'Unable to load: nvidia-installer ncurses v6 user interface'?

I would like to install the latest nvidia driver (367.27) for my GeForce 940MX. Why I want to switch Currently, I have 361.42 installed from the official repositories. However, this one has problems ...
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Boot problems after graphic driver change

My system: Notebook with Intel+Nvidia graphic card Ubuntu Gnome 16.04 x64 System is encrypted with LVM/LUXS My problem: If i want to change from the opensource driver to the nvidia proprietary ...
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Problems with Netgear A6210 High Gain Wi-Fi USB 3.0 Adapter on Ubuntu 16.04

I've downloaded driver from here: https://github.com/jurobystricky/Netgear-A6210 And I experience occasional connection loss and most of the time low signal strength but, while on Windows 8.1 none of ...
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Skylake GPU very slow [on hold]

Build my new PC yesterday with the I5-6500 skylake cpu. Installed Ubuntu 16.04 LTS, and the graphics was really sluggish. Not even scrolling evenly in a browser. I then tried the fix in https://github....
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lenovo no inbuilt wifi how to connect to wifi using adapter

I am using lenovo 3000 g 430 laptop which does not have built in wifi I bought a tplink TL w572n adapter i can install its drivers on windows easily but coming to ubuntu it doesnt get like that please ...
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Wifi not working after today's (14 July 16) update [duplicate]

Today I had an Ubuntu update. After I restarted, I noticed the wifi no longer works. In System Settings -> Software & Updates -> Additional Drivers, I noticed that under the Broadcom wireless ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 Asus Mediatek MT7630E doesn't work

I had this working on Elementary but then it stopped so I switched to Ubuntu and I still can not get this driver installed and working. I followed this tutorial https://community.linuxmint.com/...
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Can't play Dota 2

I run a dual boot pc with windows 7 and ubuntu 16.04 running an intel core i5(4th gen) processor with 8 GB ram and intel HD graphics 4400. Now Dota 2 runs just fine on windows but lags like hell on ...
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Is this how I tell whether or not I have “third party drivers”?

So installing updates on my 14.04 64bit UEFI system this morning, got these: Install: libefivar0:amd64 (0.21-1~14.04.2, automatic), mokutil:amd64 (0.3.0-0ubuntu3~14.04.1, automatic) Upgrade: shim-...
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Intel Sofia (Atom x3) with Mali GPU compatibility

Does Ubuntu desktop version (I mean the standard x86 desktop edition) support the Intel Sofia CPU with Mali-450 GPUs? I just need 2D graphics and USB to work... no other stuff like 3G, Bluetooth, Wifi ...
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How to get my Nvidia Geforce GTX960 Graphic Card to work in Ubuntu 16.04

My DETAILS shown about my computer in SYSTEM SETTINGS: Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Device name bob-kaares-system memory: 62,9 Gib Processor: Intel Core i7-3930K CPU @ 3.20GHz x 12 Graphics: Gallium 0,4 on ...
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WiFi driver installation on hp650 on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS [closed]

I am having trouble using my WiFi and Bluetooth on my hp650 running Ubuntu 16.04. I can only use a wired connection to surf the internet.
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Oilaf driver updates?

I've installed Oilaf graphics driver from here: Oilaf graphics driver But keeps updating the same items in loop, like lib1gl or opengl apis, any idea what I can do to update normally?
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Ubuntu 16.04: WiFi BCM43142 doesn't see nearby networks

I've just bought an Acer ES1-521 laptop. First thing I did was to boot into the BIOS setup, change boot order to USB DVD-Drive first and install Ubuntu 16.04 from a DVD (everybody does that, right?). ...
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Turn on proprietary Nvidia graphics driver on Ubuntu 16.04 in recovery mode

I had a working system running Ubuntu 16.04 with the proprietary Nvidia graphics drivers. I decided to switch to nouveau (foolish, I know) and now the system won't boot. It forces me into recovery ...
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Where can i download Video(Graphics) and Audio driver for my Laptop with NVDIA Graphics Processor

I need the Video driver or the Graphics Driver for my Hp pavilion laptop with NVIDIA processor. And i need the Audio driver for the same laptop configuration. Where can i find those drivers ?
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the USRP Hard Driver cannot be get on ubuntu

I cannot find the UHD in the Ubuntu softwave(16.04). so that, When running the GRC, it showns No devices found for. And when I put the commands: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ettusresearch/uhd the ...
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How do I get my PIXMA MP250 printer to work on 14.10 [closed]

I have tried installing the software, with no success. When I go to printers under system settings, the button to add a printer is greyed out even though the printer is plugged up. I tried running ...
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Installing NVIDIA GEFORCE 920 M on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS | Acer Aspire E Series

I Bought Acer Aspire E15 E5-573G-39G8 (NX.MVMSI.045) Notebook last month back which has the below graphic cards 2GB DDR3 NVIDIA 920M Intel Broadwell-U Integrated Graphics ( fallback i guess ) ...
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Nvidia Geforce 820M driver [duplicate]

I have ubuntu 16.04, want to play games, But nvidia driver is not installed, Should I install the driver for better performance or Intel Graphics will cope up with it? In additional drivers nvidia ...
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WIFI connected- Internet cuts off

Okay I am new to linux, ive tried 2 wireless cards both work and after some usage they'll just randomly stop working but the computer will still show as connected. I unplug, plug back in and I'll be ...
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wifi - rtl8723ae - ubuntu 14.04 - issue with reconnection

I can't reconnect to some WiFi here are some info that could be useful: sudo lshw -C network -numeric *-network description: Ethernet interface produit: AR8161 Gigabit Ethernet [...
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Character Device Driver Build issue

I wanted to build the character device driver which I have as per my requirements in fedora core(fc6) system but it is giving the below error while building the character device driver source file ...
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wifi disconnected after reboot, ubuntu 16.04

I installed Ubuntu 16.04 on Lenovo G580 and first time I connected WiFi but after reboot I have got this popup disconnected - you are now offline Network. $ lspci -k | grep Net -A2 02:00.0 Network ...
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Can my laptop support Ubuntu?

can this laptop run ubuntu? https://www.pcspecialist.co.uk/notebooks/cosmosXT-15/ these are the specs I choose but I don't knwo if drivers are compatible: Intel® Core™ i7 Quad Core Processor 6700HQ ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 videodriver

Is there any driver for a Intel® Skylake DT GT2 videosystem? I have an "Unknown display" problem and the only resolution is 1024x768.
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Ubuntu 16.04 lagging

I have a problem with lagging ubuntu and really high temperature of GPU (nvidia). Laptop specs: RAM: 8gb CPU Intel® Core™ i5-3210M CPU @ 2.50GHz × 4 GPU GeForce GT 635M/PCIe/SSE2 Ubuntu 16.04 x64 ...
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Adjusting PowerMizer performance levels without restarting X

I have a NVidia GeForce Ti 550 and am running Xubuntu 16.04, using the official drivers. nvidia-settings reveals that I have three different "performance levels" under the PowerMizer settings, but it ...
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Ethernet connection detected but not connecting to internet

I am using Ubuntu 16.04 LTS . I had completed reformatted and reinstalled Ubuntu 16.04 from scratch . The Ethernet connection is getting Detected as wired connection 1 however it is not connecting to ...
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After Nvidia Update Ubuntu Toolbars and desktop missing [duplicate]

I recently tried updating the nvidia drive versions, now i am unable to access terminal or any of the toolbars.I can login but clt alt T does not open terminal.I had run the following commands earlier ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 is not detecting my Nvidia 820M graphic card, how should I install the drivers

Ubuntu 16.04 is not detecting my Nvidia 820M graphic card, how should I install the drivers ? Will I face any problems if I install the drivers?
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Lenovo Z400 low brightness video driver problem

I have a laptop ideaPad z400 from lenovo that there is a brightness trouble. When it was with windows 10. I were with the same problem, but I could fix easily installing default driver. But now, I've ...
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Disable discrete graphics card permanently

Just installed Ubuntu 16.04 in a dual boot with Win 7. My graphics card, AMD Radeon HD 6770M is fried, and hangs and then crashes the computer the moment it's activated. So I've been running my Win 7 ...
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Nvidia X server - cannot switch to GPU from my Intel, because of python import error

When I try to switch to my NVIDIA this happens: ERROR: Traceback (most recent call last): File "/usr/share/screen-resolution-extra/nvidia-prime.py", line 22, in <module> ...
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No Drivers under Additional Drivers tab in Ubuntu 16.04 dual boot with Windows 10 UEFI in HP ac-033tx [duplicate]

I installed my Ubuntu today using live USB. When I used the USB in order to use Wifi I had to enable Broadcom driver in the Additional Drivers tab. After I have installed Ubuntu there is no Driver ...
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BSNL EVDO 3.1 Mbps Data Card does not connect in ubuntu mate 14.04

I have BSNL EVDO 3.1 Mbps Data Card connected in my HP Pavilion g6-1117tx Notebook PC. I have OS installed ubuntu mate 14.04 and windows 7 (dual booted). When I logged into windows my EVDO card works ...
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Wireless disconnect issues Ubuntu 16.04 with RTL8821ae

I've been having trouble with my Wifi ever since I installed Ubuntu 16.04 two months ago. There are several posts similar to this one on the forums, however I've not found any that work for me. Here ...
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No me anda la placa WLan [duplicate]

Desde controladores instalé la placa Broadcom BCM43142 802.11b/g/n (rev 01) pero no me aparece desde la esquina superior derecha para conectarme a redes inalambricas, necesito ayuda, gracias!
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Wifi doesn't work on Acer E1-531

I installed Ubuntu 16.04 today on my laptop and I was unable to get the WiFi to work (LAN works). Ubuntu recognizes the WiFi NIC (made by intel), lists all the WiFi networks and allows me to connect ...
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No Sound from AlC888S

I have a "alc888S" in HP Touchsmart 600-1050 its showing up as a alc888. front speakers do not work at all no matter what I have tried is there anyway I can get joy from this? I have seen and tried ...
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Ubuntu, drivers, fonts and update

I am trying to make a minimal Ubuntu setup with my own window environment of choice. I have found this manifest file describing the packages included with Ubuntu: http://releases.ubuntu.com/xenial/...
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xcalib -inver -alter does not work with the NVIDIA driver version 364

I have been using xcalib -invert -alter to reverse the colors in my screen. The command works fine with the nouveau driver using the onboard graphics driver. However, when I switch to NVIDIA binary ...
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Switching from Intel (Battery Saver) to GTX 970M doesn't work

I just installed Ubuntu 16.04 on my Alienware 17R3, and managed to get the proprietary drivers from the Additional Drivers option. However, trying to switch to the 970M from the Intel GPU using the ...
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Nvidia low-graphics mode problem after upgrading from 15.10 to 16.04

After upgrading from 15.10 to 16.04, my Nvidia proprietary driver suddenly become not working. The "system is running in low-graphics mode" message appear every-time I boot my laptop with have Nvidia ...