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Bluetooth Atheros AR5B125

thanks in advance! I am trying to get bluetooth to work on the combo card AR5B125 (module name found on sticker on my laptop Acer Aspire V5-121). I'm using Lubuntu 16.04. Wireless works oob. What I ...
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16.04 LTS : just installed it and tried to install a wifi driver but it does not read it?[SOLVED]

Here is the image of the additional drivers i see and this does not help me to see wifi. Please help me. I cab connect to the net with ethernet but otherwise i don't see any wifi
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Unable to Turn Off Airplane Mode on Ubuntu 16.04

After installing Ubuntu 16.04 in my HP Pavilion dv6 notebook I can not turn off my Airplane Mode. The toggle button for Airplane Mode in Network option in turned off and it is grayed out. Here is a ...
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Wifi Driver in Ubuntu 12.04

I recently installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my old PowerBook G4. When Installation was complete, I noticed that there was no Wifi! I did a google search and found that I needed a driver. I identified my ...
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How to reinstall the Nvidia graphic driver in the recovery mode of Ubuntu?

I use Titan X graphic card in Ubuntu. But it crashes yesterday and I can't login after reboot. But I am able to login in the recovery mode. I think it is the driver that caused the problem and I wish ...
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HP Envy Bluetooth Keyboard Missing Driver?

I'm talking about this bad boy: I think it was charging before when I first installed Ubuntu, but then I went and tested out some other Linux OS's and quickly realised I cannot survive without ...
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Rotate External Display with NVIDIA drivers

I am running Ubuntu 16.04 64-bit and have an NVIDIA GeForce 940M graphics card (proprietary NVIDIA drivers are installed for this). I have an external monitor that I want to rotate Counter-Clockwise ...
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Blacklisting a module only for specific kernel versions?

When I boot a 4.4.x kernel, I want to make sure that the buggy staging driver r8723au is blacklisted, in favor of the much-improved mainline rtl8xxxu. However, when I boot an older 4.2.x kernel, I'll ...
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make command output error 2

I'm trying to install a driver for my k40 keyboard which I got from https://github.com/cvuchener/k90-linux-driver. There's a forum post talking about it here ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 slow [closed]

I've recently made the switch from Windows 10 to Ubuntu 16.04 (64bit), but I've begun noticing that a lot of things are running a lot slower. A few examples: Fast-forwarding video files (using VLC) ...
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Connection Problems On TP-Link N900

So, I recently got a PCI wireless internet adapter - a TP-Link N900. The model number's TL-WDN4800. Anyway, I have problems connecting to any access points, 5Ghz or 2.4. I can connect to 2.4 points, ...
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System boots slow - Ubuntu 16.04

I recently installed ubuntu 16.04 , after the installation seems like it takes more time to boot . On an average it takes 55 seconds to 1 minute . While checking the "dmesg" log I could see it gets ...
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device not found on Thinkpad E450 (ubuntu 16.04)

I am not able to make video call after installing ubuntu 16.04 on new thinkpad E450 LAPTOP. I am not sure what am i missing ? Any suggestion would be appreciated.
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Problems with Qualcomm Atheros QCA6174 in Ubuntu 16.04

I recently bought an Acer Aspire R5-471T laptop and installed Ubuntu 16.04, but can't seem to get the wireless to work. According to my Google-fu, this is because my wireless network adapter is a ...
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Ubuntu 16.04: Graphics card being detected wrongly, battery getting drained

I use an Inspiron 7548 which ships with an AMD Radeon R7 M270 graphics card. However, Ubuntu is detecting it as an R7 M265. LSPCI: 00:00.0 Host bridge: Intel Corporation Broadwell-U Host Bridge ...
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Help configuring amdgpu config file for three monitors?

I upgraded from 14.04.3 to 16.04 and got no error messages I'm aware of. It boots and I usually use Gnome fallback, but have tried other environments. I have a three monitor system powered by a fairly ...
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Built-in laptop monitor is not detected anymore

The problem The built-in monitor of my laptop is not detected and goes blank at the login screen. However an external monitor connected to the VGA port is correctly detected and gets recognized as ...
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My Wifi has suddenly stopped working!! Ubuntu 16.04

I have Unubtu 16.04, 64bit installed on my Dell Inspiron 1525. I have to install "firmware-b43-installer" to get my WiFi working on Ubuntu. So after updating my computer, I did it and it was working ...
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15.10 bluetooth never finds devices

My bluetooth (Ubuntu 15.10) is turned on but never finds any devices. Just searches.... but never finds even when the device is right next to my laptop. deanresin@k0mputer:~$ sudo service bluetooth ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 - NVidia GTX 860M and OpenGL SL 4.5?

I'm using Ubuntu only to learn the OpenGL SL programming. I was on Debian version but I got a big problem and I'm tired to solve them (sometime just with an update). Whatever ... Now I'm on Ubuntu ...
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Xubuntu 16.04 usb display second screen / projector

Specs Asus 102ba notebook - dual boot Benq joybee gp2 - projector I've just recently installed Xubuntu 16.04 on my notebook so far everything is up and working great. I'm just having some issues ...
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Intel Graphics: stock driver vs modesetting driver vs Intel download

I've just removed xserver-xorg-video-intel due to a bug. This means I've fallen back to the modesetting driver, which Debian now recommends. Can any provide a comparison of the relative merits of the ...
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Broadcom Wireless Drivers unclaimed after installing update 16.04

I recently updated my Lenovo Y50 computer to 16.04. Since the update, I have been unable to see or connect to any wireless networks. The output of running sudo lshw -C network is: *-network ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 Wifi Driver mysteriously disappearing, again

I am running Ubuntu 16.04 with LXDE, LXQt, and Ubuntu desktop, with BOINC Enigma@Home actively running. My WiFi did not work when I first started the LiveUSB, and when I restarted the LiveUSB ...
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Trouble running android virtual device in ubuntu 15.04 [closed]

Been trying to get AVD running on my machine, it is in a VM and i have virtualization running already inside the vm for my vagrant machines. I get issues with opengl it appears, anyone run into any of ...
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Triple Monitor Setup Problem (specifc, could not find an answer)

Despite my sincerest efforts to avoid asking a question that thousands of others have had similar issues -- alas, I am not skilled enough in Linux to diagnose this myself and no other solution attempt ...
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Realtek ethernet driver error ubuntu 16.04

I have recently upgraded from Ubuntu 15.10 to 16.04. when i was using 15.10 ethernet works flawlessly. But after upgrading to 16.04 it doesn't work anymore showing network cable unplugged. I tried ...
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add resolution to ATI card - 16.04

my computer is dell Inspirion One http://www.cnet.com/products/dell-inspiron-one-2205-athlon-ii-x2-240e-2-8-ghz-4-gb-500-gb-led-21-5/specs/ kbywalec@compaq-Presario-CQ60-Notebook-PC:~$ xrandr ...
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HP LaserJet won't print (16.04 LTS)

I have a weird problem I cannot trace a cause to. I successfully install HP LaserJet 1018, through Printers / Add Printer / (recognizes the USB connected printer) / select HP / Select driver / ...
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nvidia driver in 16.04 - GT216M - sony vaio

Hi i upgrade system do 16.04 - and cannot use drivers. Now have 640x480 display only available. root@lapop-vaio:/home/grek# lspci |grep NVI 01:00.0 VGA compatible controller: NVIDIA Corporation ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 bluetooth adapter doesn't search

I just installed Ubuntu 16.04, then installed ubuntu-gnome-desktop on it. I'm unable to use the bluetooth. I have selected the broadcom driver to use from "Additional Drivers" section. The wifi ...
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WOL not working Ubuntu 14.04.4 RTL8111/8168/8411 PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet Controller

WOL (wake on lan) is not working on a Laptop Clevo W650SZ with Ubuntu 14.04.4 but works with Windows 7 Where can be the problem? Any help will be highly appreciated Below you will find some ...
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Is it a good idea to install nvidia 361 drivers in 14.04?

I learnt that for 14.04 the last driver version is nvidia-352 but there's version 361 for 16.04. Is it a good idea to just grab the .deb from their website and install it on 14.04?
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My USB 3.0 Card Is Having issues

On Ubuntu Desktop 14.04, my PCI-E USB 3.0 Card used to work until I either installed Wine (Windows Program Emulator) or Light DM Login Chromium OS 1.0 (lightdm-login-chromiumos) and then I was going ...
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Unable to log into desktop environment after nvidia driver install

I was trying to use the latest version of Blender and found out that the newest NVIDIA drivers need to be installed so I can use the GPU in my gaming laptop (originally loaded with Windows 10). SO I ...
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Installed Ubuntu 16.04 on MSI GL62, installing NVidia drivers leads to login loop

I recently got a new laptop running Windows 10. I wiped it, and am in the process of installing Ubuntu 16.04 in my Ubuntu + Windows 8.1 dual boot. The laptop has an Nvidia GTX 960m in it as a ...
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Unity 8 not working with NVIDIA graphics card

I am on Ubuntu 16.04 (Xenial Xerus) and have heard that, with this distribution, I would be able to get a better look at the Unity 8 and Mir desktop interface. I understand that it is still buggy and ...
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running apt-get install nvidia-current wants to downgrade the driver

When I run sudo apt-get install nvidia-current I get this: The following extra packages will be installed: libcuda1-304 nvidia-304 nvidia-opencl-icd-304 The following packages will be REMOVED: ...
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problem with amd gpu on ubuntu 16 .04

I've just updated my ubuntu 15.10 to ubuntu 16.04 lts. I've got some problem with my decicated amd gpu(amd radeon r5 m335). I known that ubuntu 16 doesn't support amd proprietary drivers, but there ...
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Lubuntu 16.04 LTS can't change resolution on EEE PC 1000 HA

Hi everyone I'm having issues with the new Lubuntu 16.04 I freshly installed the new os and got stuck after boot with dev/sda6 xxxx/xxxx files xxxx/xxxx block, I have set nomodeset ...
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after upgrade to 16.04 got stuck with low resolution, no hdmi, unity slow as hell (Radeon HD 7500G, Samsung NP535U3C))

Just like in the topic: after upgrading from 15.10 (?) to 16.04 everything related to display/video card is completely f***ed up. 1. lspci: 00:01.0 VGA compatible controller: Advanced Micro ...
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No graphical user interface after update on 16.04

After an update from Ubuntu GNOME 15.10 to 16.04 my gui completly crashes after GRUB. If I try a normal boot, the gui freezes there, where the LVM needs the password to decrypt the systemdrive. I can ...
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VLC can't take snapshots anymore due to corrupt VDPAU video surface error

I'm using VLC - 2.2.2 on Ubuntu 16.04. VLC is able to play the videos but I'm unable to take the snapshots using it. I tried disabling "Use Hardware Acceleration" by going in Preferences->Video and ...
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How to Enable AMDGPU?

I didn't know that Ubuntu was using AMDGPU by default and I've installed fglrx. It's already removed now. I want to reactivate AMDGPU, how can I do that? lspci -nn | grep VGA lsmod | grep amd ...
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16.04 Will not Resume after Suspend

I'm running 16.04 LTS on Samsung 700Z Chronos i7-2675QM. It will not resume after being suspended. Closing the lid, selecting suspend or after time-out will all make the computer suspended. After ...
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Corsair K40 keyboard

https://github.com/cvuchener/k90-linux-driver/https://github.com/cvuchener/k90-linux-driver/ hid-generic takes control of the K90 keyboard, you need to unbind it (at least for the interface 0 of the ...
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Instalé Ubuntu 16.04 en mi laptop Acer Aspire E1-431-2474 y no le funciona el touchscreen

Buenas amigos, quisiera una orientación de como hacer funcionar el touchscreen de mi laptop Acer Aspire E1-431-2474, ya que le instale Ubuntu 16.04 y no funciona solo con mouse de puerto usb, he ...
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Unable to connect to wifi on ASUS K401UB laptop

I bought a new laptop (ASUS K401UB). Now, I am encountering a problem with the wifi. During installation, I was able to detect wifi networks but when I select my wifi, Ubuntu replaces the contents ...
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Problems with libgtk after upgrading to 16.04

After upgrading ubuntu to 16.04, some graphic things started not working properly. For example, running ccsm from the command line will give me the following error : Traceback (most recent call ...
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Help with a very common problem regarding a Wifi Adapter Driver

As the title suggests, I need help with compiling and building a new driver that I need for my Wifi Adapter. I am aware that this question has no doubt been asked many times and answered, however ...