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Does Ubuntu have support/drivers for my graphics card? [on hold]

Some time ago, I had posted a thread on VMware's, all the details are cited here, but let me recite them. My computer was never modified, excluding the fact I once tried to switch to an NVIDIA ...
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asus aspire 5600 with ubuntu 14.04 trusty tahr and ibm 945 graphic chip set

I have installed 14.04 trusty tahr onto my asus laptop and am happy with the outcome, however I cannot use google earth or watch a dvd on the dvd player... any help would be appreciated thanks gerard
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Wi-fi on my HP pavilion dv6 laptop is not working neither is bluetooth

After i formatted my hard drive my all wireless connection are not working. i'm suppose to make a recovery disc before formatting my hard drive. which i forgot. now i can't use my wireless network ...
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Slow Internet Ubuntu 14.04 Intel 7260 [on hold]

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my PC (Dual Boot with Windows 8.1), and I noticed that the Internet connection is very slow in Ubuntu. However, other devices work very well. I searched and tried so many ...
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How to get Belkin Wireless USB adapter to work with Ubuntu?

So I'm brand new to Ubuntu, and I have found it difficult to find a driver for my Belkin Play Wireless adapter. My Computer is an HP Pavilion a1600n with an AMD Athlon 64 x2 processor. If anyone could ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 how to install cuda 6.5 without installing nvidia driver

I am working on workstation with CPU core I7 4790 and two GPUs GTX 760 4 GB ram/1152 core the system's memory is 16 GB RAM I have Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS after many tries and reinstalling Ubuntu many ...
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How to enable 5GHz on Netgear A6200

I'm having issues running my Netgear A6200 at 5GHz. It seems like it isn't picking up wireless .ac at all. At the moment only 2.4 GHz will work. Also, I have an orange light instead of a blue light. I ...
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Alfa Tube-U(N) RT3070 No Wireless Extensions

I am trying to get an Alfa Tube-U(N) USB Wifi adapter to work with Ubuntu 14.04.1 and getting stuck with actually connecting to any networks. It uses the Ralink RT3070 chipset (I think, based on ...
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How to install Syntek Driver Ubuntu 14.10 (WiFi)

since i installed Ubuntu 14.10 the WiFi don't work. Then, on terminal: lsusb --> "Syntek Semiconductor Co., Ltd 802.11g + Bluetooth Wireless Adapter" Ok, that's my Wireless thing, i searched how to ...
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Asus N46VZ, subwofer off

**I am one of the users Asus N46VZ, and I just switched to linux, but I have a little problem at the driver subwofer (bass output) when I use linux subwofer I can not function. if you can help me ?? ...
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How to overcome this error while compiling RT2870 driver?

I bought a rather cheap wifi antenna and now have to install RT2870 driver on Ubuntu 14.04 64 bit. I downloaded driver file 2010_0709_RT2870_Linux_STA_v2.4.0.1 from its official web page and tried ...
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Looking for a driver for a tablet, I heard that I “need a kernel”- what does that mean? [on hold]

I'm new to everything and I've heard a lot about tablet drivers that work with a kernel. However, I don't know what a kernel is and how to use/download it. I've seen a lot of codes with the drivers ...
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Problem with realtek RTL8188CUS don't work correctly in ubuntu 14.04

Hello Ubuntu community I have a problem with my wireless adapter. The problem is that the adapter disconnects the Internet by nothing. I said that for example i using spotify and suddenly the Internet ...
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new user problem loading brother driver dcp-340cw

when running linux-brprinter-installer it finnishes with "Error csh ls required" can anyone help? just loaded ubutu 14.04 (lost windows 8,1) very new to linux
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Can't boot with the correct driver Ati Radeon HD 3650

I have a desktop ACER, with an Ati Radeon HD 3650 (RV635). I always have to boot with "nomodeset" checked. It happens to me with ubuntu 12.04 and it's happening now, with ubuntu 14.04. I have ...
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install run file on hp 625 amd driver [closed]

Trying to install the original AMD driver my desktop crashes , and my fan is running wild without catalyst. How should I proceed?
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Validity sensors ID 138a:0010

I tried to get a working fingerprint reader on my laptop ASUS PRO B400VC-W3022X. I've already managed installing/configuring frpintd following this article but It did not work for me, still showing: ...
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How to fix this problem *-network UNCLAIMED?

this is what it show with the command sudo lshw -c network *-network UNCLAIMED description: Ethernet controller product: RTL8101E/RTL8102E PCI Express Fast Ethernet controller ...
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Unable to use CUDA on my laptop (ubuntu 14.04)

I have installed CUDA on my laptop, but when I run deviceQuery it gives the followinng output. CUDA Device Query (Runtime API) version (CUDART static linking) cudaGetDeviceCount returned 35 -> ...
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Sony Vaio SVS GPU Hardware switch?

Hi again guys and girls I own a Sony Vaio SVS15 with Optimus graphics that used a hardware switch (Windows 7-8) to change between Intel 4000 and Nvidia card. On Ubuntu, I have Nvidia Prime with quick ...
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How to install Epson WF2010 on Ubuntu 14.0

I am not an expert on Ubuntu but has been using it for the last 3 years. I recently bought an Epson printer WF2010. On installing it the printer is recognised by the computer but on printing it prints ...
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how to install amd raedon graphic card in ubuntu 14.04

I want to know whether ubuntu comes with preinstalled graphic drivers like windows 8? or we have to manually download and install them. I just installed ubuntu 14.04 in my laptop. I installed steam ...
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How do I install sound drivers in ubuntu 12.04?

I installed Ubuntu without sound drivers. Now I can't hear sound,so I want to install it. What are the commands I need to install the sound drivers?
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Serious problem with Unity/Graphic Driver

I use the NVIDIA 970 GTX. After installing Ubuntu in dual-boot with Win 8.1 in UEFI mode, I installed the driver from the NVIDIA homepage for this: NVIDIA-Linux-x86_64-343.22.run Then I installed ...
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Black screen when installing nVidia drivers (CTRL+Alt+F1) dosen't work either [duplicate]

i have Ubuntu 14.04 LTS amd64, and i just installed some nVidia drivers through the console. I rebooted the computer, only to find out that a black screen appeared, it even skipped the grub menu ...
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dual screen setup for Radeon R9 285 on ubuntu 14.04

I have just built a computer and installed ubuntu 14.04 on it. However, I cannot get dual head/screen to work. I can get both monitors to mirror the same screen, but cannot get a true dual screen. ...
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how to install ubuntu on pc with an amd apu

currently having great difficulty achieving a stable ubuntu install on a pc with an amd a-6 3650, socket fm1 apu. does not seem to matter what distro i use. additionally, i have tried open source and ...
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After installing Ubuntu the Broadcom network adapter is not functioning. How can I fix this?

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on an old Acer Aspire 3680 last night. Previous to the install everything worked fine. I was able to connect to Wifi. Since the install I have not been able to. All I ...
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Installing Samsung printer driver for SL-M2020W/XAA in Ubuntu 14.04

I just purchased a new Samsung Xpress SL-M2020W/XAA printer and am having trouble installing the drivers. The printer application does recognize the printer but when it searches for the drivers, they ...
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How do I install driver for Radeon Mobility HD 3650?

I was trying to install driver for my graphics card, I'm using Ubuntu 14.10 and when I install driver from support.amd.com log file says that i don't have kernel headers (version.h file) in ...
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14.10 NVIDIA driver makes internet very slow after install

I have Ubuntu 14.10. I was using my PC long time, when suddenly I found out one problem- it was cause of Noveau driver did not support GLSL(still doesn't). It also has very bad performance. I have ...
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No display nvidia 820m on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 32 bit

I have geforce 820m and intel i5 4210U on my lenovo z50-70 59429623 laptop I have installed Intel graphics installer and installed intel drivers. After installing nvidia 331 driver, I was able to ...
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I am unable to change brightness of my laptop

i am new to ubuntu and using Ubuntu 14.04 and installed nvidia graphics driver in my sony vaio E-series VpCEH25en but I cant change the brightness.
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nvidia and intel low-graphics mode error

I have ubuntu 14.04.1 64bit installed with intel and nvidia video cards . I'm was using xorg-edgers ppa to graphics drivers . Today i got an update for the drivers (i think it was the mesa drivers) . ...
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lo instead of wlan0 on 14.04.1

Checked the various iterations of this issue I could find here and on Google, and sadly none of them seemed to help solve my issue. I have a desktop newly running 14.04.1 LTS and kernel 3.13.0 ...
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Gemalto card reader Ubuntu 14.04

We have just received Gemlato USB Token for grade signing. Our service is available only inside the University. However, I am having trouble making it work properly in ubuntu 14.04. Drivers are ...
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UI is not appearing, xserver-xorg-video-intel not installed properlly?

I am new to Ubuntu , yesterday I have install OS , after that I have install some pakages like JAVA, VLC etc . Now I am not getting the UI. but yesterday(after installing OS) I worked with the help of ...
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Unreliable Wireless Ubuntu 14.04

I've been using Ubuntu for a while, but a recurring problem I've experienced is that connections to wireless networks, particularly eduroam, are very unstable. As soon as I connect myself to the ...
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NVidia Kubuntu 14.04 xorg.conf overwriten reset after reboot

Running Kubuntu 14.04 64bits. Followed tips on the launchpad: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/ubuntu-drivers-common/+bug/1310489 But xorg.conf keeps getting reset. It also seams that if ...
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Issues With UCanAccess driver

I've been trying to transfer .accdb and .mdb files onto my computer using the UCanAccess driver and it works but it seems that all of the queries I have are transfer in as tables and many of them are ...
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USB Hybrid TV Turner Savvy TV 2.0 (TOSHIBA)

I have a USB Hybrid TV Turner Savvy TV 2.0 (TOSHIBA) and I want to install it in my laptop (Hp Elitebook 6930p) I'm using ubuntu 14.10 32 bits. Please help me to install or to find the drivers and ...
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How to roll back to 14.04 intel drivers on 14.10?

I installed 14.10 on my Lenovo x201 with Intel graphics card, and the performance has dropped significantly. Pressing the 'search' button on launchpad is extremely slow and performance in general is ...
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Black screen with underscore after drivers install

I have problem with my computer (with ubuntu...). So, I'v (not?) installed NVIDIA graphic drivers, but (apparently ineptly) after reboot, I see loading screen, but later I see only black screen with ...
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Fresh install: Everything is fine. After installing updates - screen resolution is wrong. NVIDIA GeForce 8600M GT

I have a problem with my graphics card. It's an NVIDIA GeForce 8600M GT, a bit old one. After a fresh install of any Ubuntu release (it was 13.04 back then) everything works like a charm. After ...
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12.04 LTS hangs / video driver failure? how to recover?

Ubuntu 12.04LTS was working fine until early this week. Tried to install meep. Rebooted and machine would not complete booting. Stops at Battery Check after I could see the Ubuntu startup screen. ...
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KVM ide drivers

I've spent about a week installing and destroying a KVM install, and in the last two days have finally managed to get it working and understand the process. What I have is ubuntu 14.04 LTS x64 host ...
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wl-138g v2 and b43 driver very slow connection on Ubuntu 12.04

When the pc is in the router's room it works perfectly, when I put the pc in the living room the pc connects only after many attempts and the connection is very slow, actually not usable. No problem ...
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Bluetooth not working on BCM43142 on 14.10

I have an issue on a Dell Vostro 3560 with a BCM43142 where the Bluetooth doesn't work even with the proprietary drivers installed. The WiFi works just fine. I'm running a fresh installation of Ubuntu ...
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How to install TP-Link tg-3468

Im compleatly new to Linux/Ubuntu. Im trying to install the TP-Link tg-3468 networking card on a new Ubuntu Server 14.04.1 LTS I have google it but all I can fiend is somthing about using r8169 ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 - Unable to adjust brightness or connect to external monitor

I have a new Lenovo G50 laptop with AMD A8 with integrated Radeon R5 graphics and 2GB Radeon 8500M discrete graphics. I am unable to change the brightness even after changing it via keyboard ...