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Could not load vboxdrv in Ubuntu 14.04 (and I want to keep secure boot)

I encounter the exact same problem as here except I'm not able to recover using the proposed solution. Could not load 'vboxdrv' after upgrade to Ubuntu 16.04 (and I want to keep secure boot) ...
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Ubuntu and Nvidia 960m

I've noticed several issues with Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (64-bits) and my Nvidia drivers. I have an Acer V-Nitro7 with a Intel® HD Graphics 530 (Skylake GT2) and Nvidia GTX 960M. Two major issues One is ...
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Wifi is not working and no wlan0 or wireless connections

I just installed Ubuntu 16.04 and there are no wireless networks shown. Here's some info: ########## wireless info START ########## Report from: 17 Jul 2016 20:16 PDT -0700 Booted last: 17 Jul ...
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VGA passthrough with QEMU and KVM - Nothing on screen

These last few days I've been trying to set up a windows virtual machine with VGA passthrough, using this guide as my main reference: https://www.pugetsystems.com/labs/articles/Multiheaded-NVIDIA-...
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wifi setting missing - No additional drivers available. -Network UNCLAIMED

I'm a new user of Ubuntu 14.04 on a Lenovo Thinkpad T460s. I have a problem with the Network settings, since there not appear any icon about the wifi and I can only use the wired connection. I noticed ...
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Is there a driver for the touchpad of the Dell Latitude E7270?

The touchpad on the Dell Latitude E7270 works out of the box, but there is no possible configuration about it. In the mouse settings, there is no tab for the touchpad. I searched for the model of ...
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2nd monitor refresh rate not supported?

It's my first time with Linux, so I'm totally noob, but I wanna learn. I have Ubuntu 16.04 installed on my PC (along with Windows 10). My GPU is Radeon HD7850 (not sure what drivers I'm using - stock) ...
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driver for Realtel Waves Maxx audio on Dell inspiron 15

I know that a simillar question has being asked earlier (here), but I am afraid to try the accepted solution, as the solution is given for the Ubuntu 12.04 and I am currently using Ubuntu 14.04. Since ...
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AMD R290 underperforming [closed]

I have an AMD R290, I am aware that the proprietary drivers have been dropped. However the performance of the open source driver should be acceptable per the Phornoix Benchmarks. I am not however ...
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HP Pavilion X2 10 - Ubuntu 16.04 having no drivers [closed]

I am using HP Pavilion X2 10 (Detachable n182ng). On Windows 10 everything seems to work, while on Ubuntu 16.04 no hardware seems to be supported. The touchpad doesn't recognize sliding, battery has ...
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problem-with-wireless-driver-on-ubuntu-15-04-and-lenovo-z51-70

Wifi driver is not working on lenovo z51-70 earlier i have followed the below steps and it worked well but its seems that with new linux kernel image release solution is not working . Problem with ...
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Screen flickering on Ubuntu 16.4 while inactivity

I am a total Linux newbie and just installed Ubuntu 16.04 Unity a few days ago as a second OS besides Windows 10. Unfortunately it seems there is something wrong with the screen. Whenever there is no ...
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Unable to use Xmos F-1 usb to Spdif converter

I am trying to install a USB XMOS f-1 converter. THe sound settings doesnt see it. the dmesg gets me this [ 2.834638] usbcore: registered new interface driver btusb [ 672.736106] usb 3-1: new ...
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wireless adapter asus-n13 keeps disconnecting

I have just recently installed Ubuntu and I am new to Linux. My network adaptor, Asus usb-n13, keeps disconnecting every few minutes and I lose internet connection. the only way to connect back to ...
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External drives not detected but pendrives are

Xubuntu 14.04. " pid=520 comm="apparmor_parser" [ 3.359914] type=1400 audit(1468720969.240:8): apparmor="STATUS" operation="profile_replace" profile="unconfined" name="/usr/lib/NetworkManager/...
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Why is the motherboard temperature is high when idle , but is normal under Windows?

I have a Lenovo y50-70 with the following specs: CPU: Intel® Core™ i7-4720HQ CPU @ 2.60GHz × 8 Graphics: Nvidia GeForce GTX 960M and Intel HD Graphics 4600 I have installed Ubuntu 16.04 ...
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wifi networks still not available

I posted this question yesterday but no-one has come to my assistance. I really need to get the wifi networks working again on my Sony laptop. I have spent all day today trawling through ask ubuntu ...
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Black screen on boot after AMDGPU-Pro install (16.04)

I have been having some screen freezing issues on my new Ubuntu 16.04 system, and have been in the troubleshooting process for this issue. I thought it was a graphics driver problem, as I am running ...
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Black Screen while playing steam games

I have installed oilaf driver for graphics, but when I play a game on steam goes black but I hear the game sounds, updated the driver graphics but still black window while gaming. Can anyone help?
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Error when booting and graphics card issues after installing cuda toolkit 7.5 for Ubuntu 16.04

I wanted to enable a GPU for use with TensorFlow. To do this, I needed to install the Cuda Toolkit 7.5 and cuDNN v4. The installation seemed to work fine and I can use a GPU with TensorFlow, but after ...
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Broken screen (V-sync)

Then... a part of my screen is unsynchronized with the rest, for example when i'm in a text editor and the 'edge' of the unsynchronized part is at the same line as the cursor it will appear the bottom ...
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Bluetooth Not working - Ubuntu 16.04 [duplicate]

The Bluetooth manager never searches for any device It just keeps on searching - nothing is found The following is the output of lspci -knn | grep Net -A2; lsusb 08:00.0 Network controller [0280]: ...
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Does the usb 3.0 to vga (or dvi or hdmi or even displayport) function work with the new 4.4 kernel?

I've bought a laptop with a nvidia optimus graphics card and I don't want to activate the nvidia profile every time I want to use an external display. So I thought that a usb to vga adapter could be ...
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Wifi Not working after upgrading to Ubuntu 16.04 Plzz Help

I had ubuntu 15.10 and now upgraded to 16.04. Now the wifi is going. In network setting only Wired and Network Proxy is showing up but not Wifi. Every time i have connect to wired. My laptop is HP 15 ...
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How to fix wireless issue in ubuntu 16.04 LTS?

I am unable to use wifi in my notebook. This notebook has a Broadcom Corporation BCM43142 wireless card. modprobe wl gives output modprobe: ERROR: could not insert 'wl': Operation not permitted ...
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Support setting external monitors for Ubuntu 16.04

I have : Dell Laptop Inspiron 13 - 7000 Series (7353 modal ) Internal Video card : Intel® HD Graphics 520 (Skylake GT2) 2 Dell Monitors - UltraSharp U2414H Dell Docking Station 3.0 - D3100 Ubuntu ...
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Linksys WUSB6100M

I'm using Ubuntu 16.04 server and trying to make my Linksys WUSB6100M wireless adapter to work. I can't really find anything on the internet either on what drivers to use to get this adapter to work. ...
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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 ...