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Ubuntu 14.04 Freeze screen after startx

I have a laptop with a new installation of Ubuntu 14.04 on it. I installed i3 windows-manager instead of all the gnome environment. I have a strange behaviour three boots out of four: after selecting ...
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Wi-Fi automatically gets disconnected

Laptop : Lenovo ThinkPad x120e Router : Netgear N-150 wireless router WGR614v10 OS : Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, 64 bit Problem is, sometimes my netgear wi-fi connection automatically gets disconnected, more ...
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Nvidia graphic card is really hot and the graphics sometimes crash

I use ubuntu in a laptop with an Nvidia GeForce GT 750M and I'm using the NVIDIA binary driver (v331.38) however when I run a videogame my laptop gets really hot (According to the NVIDIA X Settings ...
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How to safely remove proprietary Intel driver

I recently installed the proprietary Intel drivers for my Toshiba Satellite A105 s4284 running Ubuntu 14.10. Nouveau was working just fine, I was just attempting to make it so that I was able to run ...
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Installing asus_nb_wmi

I'm currently using Ubuntu on my Asus eee-pc with dual-boot (windows7 starter). Since the last update to Ubuntu 14.04, I can't activate w-lan. Neither on Windows nor Linux. But I'm guessing that the ...
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Only use Mass Storage devices on a selected USB port - how?

On a given USB port, I only want to accept USB Mass Storage capabilities, and nothing else. No HID devices, no Bluetooth adapters, no RS232 converters, nothing. Is there a way to do this e.g. using ...
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touch-pad not detected on Acer Aspire VN7-591g (Ubuntu 14.04)

I just bought Acer Aspire V15 Nitro (VN7-591g) with Windows 8.1. I installed Ubuntu 14.04 and the touch-pad does not work! I even downgraded to 12.04, but the problem still remains. I guess that's a ...
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Steam running Witcher 2

Hi I have just reinstalled Ubuntu 14.03 and Steam after reinstalling Windows 7 as a dual boot. When I installed Steam originally the game The Witcher 2 seemed to run fine in lower graphic settings. ...
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Bluetooth Adapter Not Detected

Gents, I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 on HP Pavilion e3050 laptop, and the situation is the this: I'm using a stick usb modem for braodband connection, having wifi adapter working fine and so the LAN ...
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Hybrid Graphics cannot switch, ATI drivers can't find adapter?

It all started when I tried to install Steam to play some Left 4 Dead 2. I noticed it probably wasn't using my discrete graphics card (AMD 7670m) and was using my integrated card, as it was lagging ...
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How to install Broadcom Gigabyte 57xx

I am new to Ubuntu. I installed the OS in my computer and the system tells me I have no NIC. Apparently the OS can not see my on-board NIC. I downloaded 6 various packages for the Broadcom NIC and ...
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Can I have fglrx's screen brightness settings and xorg's stable Chrome GPU processing at once?

THE GENESIS I have been using fglrx-updates - VESA:HONDO (AMD graphics drivers) for some time but Chrome GPU process kept crashing (it was sand-boxed). Therefore now I'm on xorg - Gallium 0.4 on AMD ...
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I have to install Intel driver?

i have Intel 4600M HD and nvidia 740m . do i have to install Intel driver knowing that im using Nouveau driver cause proprietary driver crashes a lot
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Nvidia Optimus + CUDA + bumblebee + 14.04

I am the unfortunate to have laptop with optimus technology(nvidia gpu + intel integrated gpu), which seems to make a lot of problems to the new Ubutnu users. I'm running fresh Ubuntu 14.04 install ...
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Graphic problem in Dell Inspiron 17 (3737)

I tried Ubuntu in Live Usb mode in my new Dell Ispirion 3737 (17"), but the grafic is absolutely horrible. I tried to install some updated drivers from the terminal in USB Live mode, but it did not ...
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hello: no symbol version for module_layout [duplicate]

I am unable to load a simple hello world module. dmesg hello: no symbol version for module_layout uname -r 3.11.0-12-generic ls /usr/src linux-headers-3.11.0-12 ...
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How to overclock a CPU in xubuntu

I have been wanting to overclock my CPU by about .5 ghz. The only problem is is that I don't know how to do it. A lot of people say it won't increase your framerate but I'm doing this so I can at ...
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Problem installing Nvidia drivers on 840m (12.04)

Just got an MSI GP70 2PE Laptop. The laptop has an Nvidia 840m and I need to utilize the GPU for my work. I've tried following the instructions (posted here: ...
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My webcam is not being detected

My integrated webcam is not being detected neither on cheese nor on hangouts. It doesn't show any folder regarding devices audio or video. What is the concern. I type ls dev/audio/ on terminal it says ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 slow connection with Broadcom wireless card

Few days ago I updated my laptop from 13.10 to 14.04 by reinstalling everything and I started having troubles with my Broadcom card. It was working well with previous version, so i don't know what is ...
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how to restore default graphic driver configuration

I am running ubuntu 14 on a mac machine. recently I notice compiz was too slow, so I changed from default generic driver to propietary. after that, I got a blank screen. I am able to enter recovery ...
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Asio drivers (hercules dj air)

I recently installed Ubuntu but now, I want to use my hercules dj air. Why? Because it have something called DAC or idk. Anyway, sound quality > better. I don't know what to do. (I don't want to ...
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problems with LAN

my PC has been crashing recently (overheated I think), after last crash I cannot connect to internet, I think LAN driver is broken or so. Can you please advice me what I could try to do?
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Bluetooth problem in lenovo laptop

Initiatally I had bluetooth in my laptop & paired to phone and copied photos. Due to a virus I have formated my laptop. Since that day I don't have bluetooth in my laptop. Today I used the ...
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How to Install USB Micromax MMX 354G in ubuntu 10.04 [duplicate]

How to install Micromax MMX 354G USB in Ubuntu 10.04
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How to use Intel HD Graphics for regular desktop usage, while just using my NVIDIA GPU for DNN training

[Background] I am running Ubuntu 12.04, my computer contains an NVIDIA Quadro K4100M and Intel HD Graphics. [Usage Scenario] My usage scenarios include training deep neural networks which require ...
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My blutooth device not work in KUBUNTU

The blutooth device doesn't detects any devices neither it is being detected by any other devices. the blutooth buttons just disable & enable the blutooth software but it doesn't work atall
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Are Open Source graphics drivers better than proprietary drivers in certain applications?

I have an elderly laptop with a GeForce 9300M graphics chip. I don't game on it, but I want a smooth desktop experience with Unity. In my situation specifically, are the open source drivers better ...
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Why does Ubuntu 14.04 keep shutting down when playing video?

I'm reasonably tech savvy but very new to Ubuntu and I'm having a problem when watching video. I can watch something for 15 minutes or so whether it be flash based or MP4 or something then Ubuntu ...
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Elgato USB video capture device #10020840 - I can't tell if it's working, I don't think it is. (Ubuntu 14.04 x64)

I have Avidemux-qt 2.6.8 installed, but under the "video decoder" section, it just says XXXXX. I'm not sure if the drivers are even working for the device. In Windows, I would just check out the ...
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How to get Bamboo Pad working on Ubuntu 14.04

I'm trying to get Bamboo Pad working on Ubuntu 14.04 I am sure that device is not broken = I can see it via lsusb All "howtogetyourwacomtabletworking" guides are designed for older versions of ...
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Some problems with Ubuntu (particularly Hardware Decoding)

I'm new here and I have no experience using Ubuntu. I have finally decided to install Ubuntu 14.04 on my Netbook. Acer Aspire One 725 CPU: AMD C-70 APU Dual-Core 1.33 GHz GPU: AMD Radeon HD 7290 ...
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Removing nvidia cuda toolkit and installing new one

a month ago I installed the cuda 5.5 on Ubuntu 14.04 (which is not supported for this version of Ubuntu version) , and I didn't do it well. I want to remove what I've installed earlier and install ...
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TP-LINK TF-3200 [closed]

I'm new here using ubuntu and I installed 14.04 LTS. I'm trying to install a driver of TF-3200 TP-LINK and unfortunately I can't figure how to do it. I've search all over the internet and also refer ...
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Elantech Touchpad not working at all

About a year ago I installed Ubuntu 12.04 and the touchpad never worked and as a result I never used ubuntu I just upgraded to 14.04 thinking it might work and the touchpad still doesn't work. I have ...
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Is the MSI GT 610 2MB Graphics card supported by Ubuntu/Linux?

I have been having problems with overheating with my GeForce GT 220 so I was looking at upgrading to the MSI GT 610 (which has twice the memory). However I cannot find any resource on the web to tell ...
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elantech touchpad not detected on gigabyte laptop

My laptop's touchpad doesn't seem to be detected at all on my Gigabyte P35 laptop with Ubuntu 14.04 64-bit. I think it's an Elantech touchpad. Any ideas on how to make it work? Here are some details: ...
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No 'wlan0' on 14.04.1 LTS [duplicate]

Just installed Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS 32bit on my "mature" Asus X50R laptop. Basically working fine and I'm using it to write this post, with a wired network. However wireless doesn't work. The ...
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Hardware acceleration unavailable under Chrome with proprietary fglrx driver

When I fullscreen a HD YouTube video or do other stuff that should be hardware accelerated, Chrome slows to a crawl. Taking a look at chrome://gpu shows this: Canvas: Software only, hardware ...
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Ubuntu 14.04.1: Brillo de pantalla/ Backlight: HP Pavilion 14-v003la

no puedo cambiar el brillo de pantalla de mi Notebook HP con las teclas F2 y F3, Ubuntu me las reconoce, pero a la hora de presionarlas no cambia el brillo. Estas son las especificaciones del mi lap: ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Hama USB sound card

I'm using the Hama USB sound card 7.1 surround. How do I install drivers in Ubuntu 14.04? I found http://www.linux-hardware-guide.com/2012-10-21-logilink-usb-soundkarte where it says that this card ...
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Why do most of my drivers not load after updating kernel to 3.13.0-36?

I recently upgraded my system with a new motherboard, and reinstalled Trusty to have an AMD64 system (old motherboard was 32-bit). Reinstallation (side-by-side), with 14.04.01 LTS went fine and new ...
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Second Screen not working Ubuntu 14.04 Intel Graphics

I've been trying to solve this problem for a while now so I'll appreciate your help. I can't make ubuntu 14.04 recognise my second monitor. This is my graphics card info ~# lspci | grep -i vga ...
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Ubuntu cuda toolkit

i want to ask a question i am still new to Linux and Ubuntu i will build a workstation with 3 GPUs one gtx 760 and two gtx750 ti the main problem is to install Linux OS that has a nivida toolkit ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Problem with bumblebee and nVidia 331

i've try to install bumblebee and nvidia 331 from official repo with this command: sudo apt-get install bumblebee bumblebee-nvidia primus nvidia-331 I've modified the bumblebee.conf with any ...
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Bluetooth adapter not present

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on my HP Pavilion with dual boot alongside with Windows 7 Bluetooth is not working in Ubuntu. No bluetooth icon in taskbar, at desktop by clicking an icon of bluetooth in ...
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Driver for Kyocera FS-820

I have used this printer with no probs with previous Ubuntu versions. With 14.04 after clicking on the recommended driver the sreen shows "Installing driver openprinting-glutenprint" it stops halfway ...
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Nvidia card not found

Ubuntu does not see my 2nd video card (Nvidia) on Settings>Details shows that I'm using integrated intel HD video lspci -vnn | grep -i VGA -A 12 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller [0300]: Intel ...
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How to install from .tar.tar files? [closed]

I have a problem trying to install some drivers for my printer. I have a .tar archive with some .tar.tar archives and .deb archives. I wonder how can I install them. Uncle Google told me only about ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Can't use NVidia

as I stated in the title, no matter what I do, I can't switch my priority from nouveau to NVidia. When I go to synaptic Package manager and apply changes as told, it waits forever to apply changes, so ...