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Wifi not working after Linux mint installation [closed]

I have installed Linux Mint on my Dell Latitude E5470, but post installation, my wifi wasn't working which was working when i had KUbuntu plasma installed previously. i have tried: $ sudo apt-get ...
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ubuntu 16.04 libgl errors [duplicate]

So I'm new to Ubuntu this is my first time using it and I wanted to get steam to play some games and after I have installed steam I downloaded counter strike global offensive and every time i start ...
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Installing problem Intel graphics driver in Ubuntu 16.04?

Intel graphics driver installing problem in Ubuntu 16.04.
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Problems with software installations Ubuntu Server 16.04 [closed]

i recently installed Ubuntu Server 16.04 on my Gateway PC. It doesn't run the desktop version so thats out of the question. EVERY FREAKING TIME I try to install Ubuntu software, other software, wifi ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 LTS make BCM4313 also use channel 12 and 13

I have already done some 5h of online research to fix this problem but somehow I can not manage to have my wifi adapter use channel 12 or 13 (which my router will use when set to AUTO channel). ...
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How to Downgrade kernel version 4.4 to 3.10

I have brought a TP-Link adapter TP-WN823N which work fine on Windows & Mac but they didn't provided drivers for Linux however I found drivers for linux but it is compatible only for linux(kernel ...
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ubuntu 16.04 + GTX 1070 causes black screen after choosing ubuntu on grub

Problem: I have a dual boot of Ubuntu and windows on my desktop and I have recently encountered a problem. I installed my GTX 1070 into my desktop and installed the nvidia drivers and everything has ...
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PCI IRQ RT_PREEPMT Issue

I have a PCI PMC card installed on my Ubuntu 12.04.5 LTS 64-bit system. I recently moved from a version without the RT-PREEMPT extension to that with the extension. Since moving from the old system ...
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what does this mean for a module to have a bad taint?

When looking at the syslog (dmesg), I get several of: <module name>: module has bad taint, not creating trace events What does this mean ?
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Trouble with Alfa Network UBDo-nt(5) RT3070 on Ubuntu 16.04 (and Kali 2)

Please help to resolve my very sad and annoying issue - I have NO idea what to do to compile/install my USB Wireless Adapter and get it working. I've tried various instructions and manuals with no ...
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Installing Epson Workforce WF-7610 on Ubuntu 16.04

I'd like to install the printer driver for the Epson Workforcd WF-7610 and would appreciate any hinter towards achieving this goal.
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Cursor dissappears when set to high resolution in Ubuntu 14.04

I had a problem with the cursor . Currently installed Ubuntu 14.04, kernel driver i915. When i set the resolution 1920x1080 screen , the cursor disappears. At lower resolutions , the cursor is ...
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ubuntu 16 on hp envy wifi interface does not come up after reboot

I have an HP Envy laptop installed with ubuntu 16. It has a ralink 3290 wifi chip in it. I have since found the 2016 version of the driver and it works. Until the next reboot. Then I have to run a ...
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Select at boot time, from Grub, Nouveau or Nvidia driver

I have a laptop MSI GS60 6QE; CPU is Skylake I7-6700HQ and GPU NVIDIA GTX 970. I had installed Ubuntu 16.04 on it and is working quiet good. I've installed NVIDIA 364.19 driver from ppa.launchpad.net/...
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Webcam hasn't working on Ubuntu 16.04?

How can I do to solve this problem?
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Problem with wifi (iwlwifi)

My wifi connection has some problem: when I first boot and login to KDE it is connected to my wifi modem automatically and when clicking on the network-manager icon it display all the wifi Access-...
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Wifi not working in Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Using Realtek RTL8723BE Wireless Network Adapter) [duplicate]

I've visited each and every thread on the topic and tried every solution available over the last two days, including using ethernet to import the drivers from GitHub, but my Laptop refuses to ...
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Is it safe to install drivers for 14.04 LTS on 16.04 LTS?

I upgraded my HP Z230 from 14.04 LTS to 16.04 LTS. HP provides drivers for 14.04, but not for 16.04. Is it safe to install the drivers for 14.04?
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Device Not Ready (Firmware missing)

Im using Ubuntu 16.04 LTS in network menu shown: Device Not Ready (Firmware missing). Please help me to get work my pc's wireless adapter. When i run lspci -v it shows 09:00.0 Network ...
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Where to find drivers for Epson W-3540 [closed]

I can't seem to find drivers for Epson W-3540 All-in-One printer/scanner. Any ideas?
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Stuttering Graphics on ATI Mobility Radeon 5470 S; how to fix?

I have an HP Pavilion dv7-4179nr Laptop, and I am using Ubuntu GNome. The graphics work smoothly for around 10 seconds, and then it freezes the graphics for 2 seconds! Seems like a driver issue to me, ...
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Better driver for Intel graphics card

I just installed 64bit version of Linux Ubuntu, but it says that my Graphics are: Intel Sandybridge Mobile, and the problem with that is that I cant open more than 2 windows of youtube videos in my ...
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mplayer can't find display

I have been trying to get mplayer to play videos from console. It worked fine out of the box on the machine I am using, a Dell Inspiron N5050, in Ubuntu Mate 14.04. I am now on Ubuntu Mate 16.04. ...
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Nvidia Card Overheating

So I've been trying really hard to get a stable linux install going, and my Nvidia graphics card has had other ideas... I've successfully installed the drivers, Nvidia-361 is running right now, but ...
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Is there a list of devices Ubuntu supports “out of the box”?

I've been all over Canonical/Ubuntu's website and as far as I can tell there's no list of devices that are supported "out of the box," by which I mean "you can plug this in and it will work." The ...
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Kubuntu 16.04 + Bumblebee Failed to load module “mouse” (module does not exist, 0)

I upgraded Kubuntu from 15.10, installed bumblebee-nvidia nvidia-364 optirun glxgears is working, but i can't run any game with steam juin 18 15:15:10 kwaadpepper-pc bumblebeed[31999]: [ 1258.527072]...
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Bluetooth adapter not found in Ubuntu 16.04

Since my upgrade to 16.04 the OS does not find the bluetooth-adapter anymore. The Laptop is an Acer Aspire V5-573G and all i can find about the bluetooth adapter is this: "Bluetooth Qualcomm Atheros ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 takes very long time to boot on Dell Precision 5510

My ubuntu install takes an unusually long time to boot (like 2 minutes), considering it’s on a Dell Precision 5510 with i7 processor. The dmesg thing shows a really big time gap having to do with ACPI ...
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Intel video black patches 16.04

I'm new to Ubuntu and have just installed 16.04 on my laptop. The desktop and most applications display perfectly but I have problems with mp4 videos. VLC gives me audio but a black window. Videos (...
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Bumblebeed daemon can't load nvidia driver

I cannot start bumblebeed daemon because of some issues during kernel module loading. Here is verbose output of bumblebeed: $ sudo bumblebeed -vv [18171.319241] [DEBUG]Found card: 01:00.0 (discrete) [...
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Ubuntu 16.04 No Wifi conecting

I just bought a new laptop and dual booted an Ubuntu 16.04 LTS. There was no Wifi Adapter after which I installed bcmwl-kernel-source. Now the adapter shows but doesnt connect to any wifi. Details: ...
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Black Screen after fresh install of ubuntu 16.04

After fresh install for Ubuntu 16.04 LTS and after typing some commands as: sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get dist-upgrade Than I changed the additional driver to nvidia priority and tested it, I ...
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Help installing nvidia drivers [closed]

How do i get nvidia drivers on ubuntu without an internet connection? the nvidia drivers also include the ethernet one so that's why i need to do it offline. the computer is an old Acer Aspire X1200
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Wifi Adapter not working after installing NVIDIA graphics driver

I'm using fresh install of gnome-ubuntu 16.04 and after installing the NVIDIA binary driver - version 361.42 from nvidia-361 from the additional drivers my wi-fi adapter stopped working. If i switch ...
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No video signal on newest versions of Mint and Ubuntu

My Specs: i5-4460 GTX970 Gaming 4G Extreme 16GB RAM 1TB HDD I can't seem to establish a video signal using NVIDIAs divers. VGA, DP, DVI - doesn't matter. Tried the proprietary driver as well as open ...
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How can I install Ati VGA? [duplicate]

How can I install Ati-102-A771(B) on Ubuntu 16.04 ? I tried to get driver from Ati but I couldn't found anything about 102-A771(b) for Ubuntu
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Ubuntu 16.04 Desktop freezes when switching accounts (compiz related?)

I upgraded the other day from a perfectly stable Lenovo Laptop with i915 graphics (Sandy Bridge) running 15.10 to 16.04 because of ending support time span for 15.10 and have now really big problems. ...
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USB 3.0 port compatibility/driver issues

Since I have this laptop the USB 3.0 port always cause some trouble on Ubuntu. No matter which Ubuntu distribution I use/used. Most of the connected devices usually works. For example external USB ...
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Dummy output - No Sound Card Detected - VAIO VGN-FS640/W on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS

I know that this question has a lot of answers but, none of them work for me. I have been trying for hours to resolve this problem but nothing. The last thing I have tried is the following: Purge ...
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No network adapter or driver found in ubuntu lts 16.04

I have an Intel 1st Generation Compute Stick with Intel Atom Processor that was preloaded with Linux. However, to save space I installed LUbuntu 16.04 Linux LTS, but the wireless is no longer working. ...
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Setting up Brother HL-2240 printer

I'm using Ubuntu 16.04 and can't print with my Brother HL-2240 printer. I went through all the steps of setting it up through the Printers/System Settings, and chose all the recommended drivers/...
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difficulty getting pantex pocketjet 3 drivers

I've been to http://jfbdtp.com/Pentax/drivers.html and tried both ways. however I'm having issues getting either to work. I'm very new to Ubuntu and this is more than likely user error. however if ...
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Cannot install additional Broadcom wireless drivers

I am using Ubuntu Mate 16.04. I am trying to install additional drivers for my wireless card (Broadcom BCM4360), but when I click "Apply", it just resets the option. Similar to this question, except ...
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Fix slow wifi on Asus UX303 and Ubuntu 14.04

I have a Asus ux303ln-r4290h. Sometimes I have a very unreliably and slow Wifi connection (sometimes it works perfectly). I tested it with curl and google and it took 14 seconds to load. DNS lookup, ...
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Error with Canon image class MF 3010 printer driver in 14.04 LTS

I have a Lenovo B-50 laptop with core i3 processor, 4GB RAM and 14.04 LTS ubuntu installed. I have installed driver of canon image class MF3010 (Linux_UFRII_PrinterDriver_V290_us_EN) but when I print ...
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Wired connection randomly drops

I have Ubuntu 16.04, and a wired connection that randomly drops. I know there have been similar questions outthere. Most of the answers and solutions suggest dowloading the correct realtek driver (...
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nVidia GeForce 820M driver crashes

I have an nVidia GPU that I want to use for computation. I installed the proprietary drivers from nVidia in the Additional drivers menu. As a result, my system crashed. What can I do about it?
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How to install Windows 7 on notebook with Ubuntu preinstalled? [closed]

How to install Windows 7 on notebook with Ubuntu preinstalled? New notebook come with Ubuntu preinstalled. I want replace Ubuntu with Windows 7 (not dual boot). I have Windows 7 .iso image on DVD. ...
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never got past the purple ubuntu loading screen

NI use Ubuntu 16.04 LTS and just installed gnome by using sudo apt-get install gnome Then when i restarted my laptop,i never got past the purple Ubuntu loading screen. How can this problem be ...
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kubuntu 16.04: Sound card “access denied” error, can't play sound

I've checked out a dozen or more "solutions" (such as the one here), but my problem seems to go deeper than any of them. It all started when I built wine. I installed a few dozen dev and other ...