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Can't get an ethernet connection with Ubuntu 14.10 and RTL8111/8168/8411

I have spent 3 days working on this problem and have hit a brick wall. Basically I inherited this desktop from a friend and he had Windows Vista running perfectly fine. I have since then installed ...
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How to install Canon Pixma E400 on Ubuntu 14.10?

Fair warning: I am a complete noob to Linux and Ubuntu. I have been trying to install the Canon Pixma E400 printer but have not succeeded so far. I tried: locating the driver through the ...
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“your system is running in low graphics mode issue”

i dual booted my windows 8 pc with ubuntu 13.10. when i select ubuntu from boot menu then i got an error message saying that "your system is running in low graphics mode".i am using hp pavilion ...
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Linksys AE1200 usb dongle

I have read the How do I install the driver for my Linksys AE1200 Wireless-N USB Adapter? question and I have been able to get the blue indicator light on and Sudo ndiswrapper -l : ...
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Xerox WorkCentre 5335 - Out of Paper Error

Trying to print from a Xerox WorkCentre 5335 because the office insisted it was Ubuntu compatible (nobody else has figured it out yet, either. The higher-ups use Windows, so they don't care). I've ...
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How to install RT2860 drivers on kernel 3.13.0

I got a machine with RT3092 pci wireless card. I installed ubuntu 12.04 with kernel 3.13.0. The ubuntu installation used the rt2800pci module for the wireless card. However, the connection is very ...
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Force specific graphics driver Ubuntu 14 LTS in Microsoft Virtual PC

I recently downloaded the Ubuntu 14 LTS 32-bit and tried it in Microsoft Virtual PC (the old one, not Windows Virtual PC). The installation went OK and I can use it (rather slowly since my host PC ...
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Another nvidia and intel low-graphics mode error

OK this is getting so stupid and ridiculous , after reinstalling (refer to (problem)[nvidia and intel low-graphics mode error )ubuntu i used a couple of time then got another update , guess what ??? ...
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Direct X drivers for ubuntu

I am trying to play my new Luxor game under Ubuntu linux but a message comes up saying I am missing the Direct X 3d driver. Where do I find this and how do I install it to be able to play my game.
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Unable to get Nvidia GT720 work fine beside hybrid Intel graphic - laptop with Ubuntu 14.04

My 1st post on AskUbuntu! I have an ASUS X75V laptop with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS installed. The graphic equipement is hybrid : an Intel graphic card (default card, recognized by Ubuntu) and a Nvidia ...
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Graphics on 4K Sager NP8651 (Clevo P650SE NVIDIA GTX970M + Intel 4600HD) Can't Change Resolution

I recently purchased a Sager NP8651 with both NVIDIA 970M and an Intel 4600HD on the Haswell chip. By default, the Nouveau drivers are loaded (no hardware found in "Additional Drivers"). I have tried ...
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ubuntu doesnt recognise usb flash drive after formatting in disks

I have just installed ubuntu as my primary os, from a usb. After that I wanted to format my usb, so I went to Disks and found my usb and formatted it. Now I can't find my usb driver but only in the ...
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printer OKI B430dn worked on Ubuntu 12.04, doesn't on 14.04

In our office we have several pc's with Ubuntu and a network printer OKI B430dn. The double-sided option worked well with Ubuntu 12.04 driver (OKI B4300 footmatic/pxlmono) installed with CUPS (via ...
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Nvidia: New or the same driver?

A few days ago I replaced my Windows by Ubuntu 14 (I have a Dell M15X). After that I notice some random problems with my video card (this was my general impression). Then I installed the latest ...
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ASUS X200LA KX-034D , WiFi not detected in Ubuntu 14.04.

I have tried many things, from the basic additional drivers ( it said no additional drivers found), to the answer on the post by chili555. But none of them seem to work :(
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alfa AWUS036AC USB WIFI adapter

I am running Xubuntu 14.10 amd64. I have the latest USB adapter from alfa, model AWUS036AC. I downloaded linux drivers for it, they are not packaged to easily install. I do not know how to install the ...
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WiFi issues with HP Pavilion g6 2312ax running Ubuntu 14.10

So I've been using Ubuntu for quite some time now. I've previously used Xubuntu 14.04. I've had problems with my WiFi adapter. My WiFi adapter seems to be disabled in Ubuntu. However, it seems to work ...
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Different nvidia cards in one pc

I have installed a gtx 285 and a gtx 970. nvidia-smi only shows one depending on which driver i have installed. When I install versions 343 or 346, it lists only gtx 970 When I install version 340, ...
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Drivers for Linux Distros [duplicate]

I am running Ubuntu 14.10 on a Lenovo T540 laptop. In addition to information about how to update and maintain the drivers for this laptop I would like general information about how to update this ...
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WiFi driver on BeagleBone Black with Angstrom

I am not sure if it is suitable to ask this question here. But I don't know where to ask. Please help me with this. I have trying to compile and install a ath6kl driver on the BBB working with ...
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Activating installed Nvidia videa drivers

I Have installed several video drivers from the software centre and I have installed the official driver from Nvidia.com and none of them show up in the additional drivers application. I did what this ...
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assign driver with wpa_supplicant

Ubuntu server. I have a AR93xx wireless network adapter. I'm trying to use wpa_supplicant to connect to my home network. I run this: sudo wpa_supplicant -D ath9k -i wlan0 -c /etc/wpa.conf The device ...
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LG 11T540 Network device

I'm planning to use Linux in my LG slidepad. I got to make it to boot through a flash usb. It has no ethernet device so I will have to solve this problem through download, copy, paste The computer ...
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Mouse keeps freezing in ubuntu 14.04

I have a regular Dell optical USB mouse, dell M0C5U0 to be precise. It keeps freezing randomly (3-4 times in a 3 hour space) in ubuntu 14.04. I recently upgraded from 12.09 and I never had this ...
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Radeon HD 8490 Video Driver Problem in Ubuntu 14.04

I have a problem with running Radeon HD 8490 video card in Ubuntu 14.04. I am trying to set up dual monitors so here are my problems. When I go to System Settings - Software & Updates - Additional ...
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how to install nvidea drivers of my alienware m14x , ubuntu 14.04

I bought a new alienware m14x r2 , and I'm having some problems with the drivers ! the problem is the graphics drivers : when I play a video in youtube I can only get 720 HD ! in my mac I can get way ...
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NVIDIA driver installation failed due to gcc version

I am trying to install the latest NVIDIA driver in Ubuntu 12.04 using the downloaded .run file but the installation failed. Below is the suspected point of failure. -> Performing CC sanity check ...
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Ubuntu and IRTOUCHSYSTEM input device

I'm setting a kiosk-like totem and I have to use Linux and an input device from IRTOUCH (probably this or this, for sure 40"). The screen is set vertically but I can't make the input device follow my ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 can't log into graphical user interface

Somehow when I update packages, I lost the graphics driver installed in my system, and it now only logs me into tty1. when I press Ctrl + Alt + F7 the cursor blinks at the top of my screen and nothing ...
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Drivers for Asus K Series K555LN-XO079D?

I want to buy Asus K555LN but I wonder whether I can find drivers for Ubuntu? The Asus web site even does not list drivers for Windows. May be I don't need to install any drivers at all?
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Radeon R9 280X 4K Flickering issue

I am running a XFX Radeon R9 280X with a Samsung U28D590D monitor. Using HDMI for 4K @ 30Hz works well, but when I switch to using the mini-dp port to get 4K @ 60Hz I get ridiculous flickering! It ...
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Dual screens nvidia-331 ubuntu 14.04

I am trying to configure Ubuntu 14.04 to work with two screens. I have a laptop that uses Nvidia Prime 740M and an Intel graphics card. I am using Nvidia 331.113 driver presently. When trying to ...
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Bumblebee not working on Ubuntu 14

Recently I installed Ubuntu on an Asus N46VM, which contains NVidia Optimus technology. Before using Ubuntu, I had used Fedora 20 with Bumblebee due to the support for Nvidia board, it worked without ...
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AMD Omega driver installation via .deb, Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS 64-bit

AMD provides four .deb files for users in order to install the latest (stable) Omega driver on Ubuntu 14.04. My question therefor is: Which of these files do I need exactly and how do I install them ...
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Get Qualcomm Atheros AR93xx Wireless Network Adapter to work under Ubuntu 14.04

I'm trying to install TP-Link TL-WDN4800 Adapter with Ath9k under trusty. From all solutions I have read in the internet so far, nothing works. Network manager can see the ssids of different ...
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envivo mini diasscanner driver workaround

Hi I have attached my envivo mini diasscanner to a usb port. Lsusb finds it as: Bus 002 Device 005: ID 0ac8:3370 Z-Star Microelectronics Corp. Traveler TV 6500 SF Dia-scanner. Have anybody got this ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 (i386) can not accept NVidia Geforce2 MX 400

on my old PC (Intel Celeron), 32-bit, Ubuntu 14.04, I have NVidia Geforce2 MX 400 (listed through lspci -nn | grep '\[03')installed. Though I have installed the newest driver (nvidia-331, from ...
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Ubuntu not picking up graphics card

I recently built a PC and then installed Ubuntu. I noticed that when using the graphics card's ports Ubuntu doesn't pick it up so I have to use the CPU graphics card. I had the nvidia drivers for the ...
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Xinerama: Moving 3D Application Windows causes severe lag and sound distortion

I've been having this issue for quite some time now, but only recently managed to locate the problem itself. What happens is that whenever moving windows that contain 3D graphics, the whole system ...
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Will drivers made for 12.04 work for 14.04?

I have an Alps GLidePoint touchpad and all I can find is old drivers made for 12.04. Will these work fine for 14.04?
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repeated password dialog for laptop wifi connection

I'm having the classic problem when trying to connect my laptop to wifi - repeated password dialogs, even though the credentials have been entered. I'm using the standard network manager. Machine ...
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How can I connect wifi card via serial-Usb and get a interface of it

I got a external Wi-Fi card as a chipset on board,and connected to my laptop via serial-USB adapter. And meanwhile I got the driver for wifi-card installed. And I checked the device by using dmesg | ...
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installation of Ralink RT2070 usb adapter

can anyone please suggest the suitable driver along with the procedure to install Ralink RT2070 usb adapter on my ubuntu 14.04, i have tried the steps which i got along with the usb adapter but its ...
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How to change screen resolution? i tried everything

I have ubuntu 14.04.1, radeon r7 260x and processor intel i3 4150. ubuntu is installed on partition. its stuck on resolution 1024x768 but my monitor has a resolution of 1920x1080. i have tried ...
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The system is running in low graphics mode after changing root password

My ubuntu was working ( it was having a working graphics driver), but I changed my root password then immediately the power was gone ( forced shutdown). Then next time I restart my ubuntu I get ...
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Help with video capture card

Please help with the capture card pinnacle, 710-usb. It works in windows, but recently I switched to ubuntu 14.04, and I can not get it to work. U who have experience in programming help, need a ...
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Ugee Graphics Tablet - Driver Creation

Is any techie guys out there able to create a driver for this tablet, Ubuntu 14.04 recognizes it, Buttons work on pen and tablet, however cursor wont move at all, Anyone up for the challenge?
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How to install Epson L-210 series drivers

I have downloaded Epson L-210 series drivers, and I have tried to install them for more than two days now without any change. I have tried to search for the solution but I cannot find any, can anyone ...
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problem installing alsa

I tried to install ALSA using the guidelines here Click [here](http://alsa.opensrc.org/Quick_Install"this text appears when you mouse over"). But i am having this error regarding kernel directory ...
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Asus STRIX Claw mouse and Tactic Pro keyboard not working under Ubuntu 14.10

The Asus STRIX Claw mouse is detected, but wrongly reported as a keyboard, and doesn't work at all. The Asus STRIX Tactic Pro keyboard partially works in non NKRO mode, but keys combinations aren't ...