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Ubuntu unity corrupted, glitching after fresh install

I am doing a fresh install of Ubuntu on ASUS F3U, however after the initial startup and downloading updates I am unable to fix the display which is clearly glitched. I have made 2 screenshots covering ...
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How to install Trust SC-5500p USB 5.1 external sound card?

In case you don't use this piece of kit you're still welcome to join the party as I will award the bounty, answer flag plus plenty of upvotes from all of my fake accounts to the person who gives me ...
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Add printer Epson L110

I have been using kubuntu 13.10 now,. but I have problem,. when I have installed driver epson L110 on my kubuntu I dont know how to print on my kubuntu,. i cant printer device in my kubuntu) can ...
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How can i make NGS TX-SIGHT work in ubuntu 13.10?

I have the Ngs TX-Sight webcam for a long time and knowing ubuntu has a huge database for drivers I wonder if it will have the right driver for this, if not, how to make it work? if not, nevermind ...
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I can't connect to internet : network manager is disabled

Everything began when I was trying to use aircrack-ng suite on my ubuntu 12.04. I found on aircrack-ng website (http://www.aircrack-ng.org/doku.php?id=b43) that using a Broadcom driver and a wl ...
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How to modify wireless ath5k driver?

I'm using my wireless card with ath5k. Everything works fine but I'd like to modify this driver. I've downloaded its source code to have an overview of files structure. Let's assume that I want to ...
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Glitches after closing/opening laptop lid. T410p, NVIDIA

I've just installed Ubuntu 12.04 on a Lenovo T440p. I have an integrated Intel GPU, which works fine (until now), and another gpu (NVIDIA GeForce 730M) which I wanted to use instead. I installed the ...
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Can anyone confirm a combination of Ubuntu version plus NVidia driver version plus bumblebee that works? [closed]

Is there a known combination of Ubuntu 13.10 + NVidia driver + bumblebee that works with an Optimus NVidia laptop? I have a Dell Latitude E6530 laptop with an Intel i7 CPU + integrated GPU + NVidia ...
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GeForce 610M with ubuntu 13.10

How can I check to have installed correctly the proprietary nvidia driver? why glxgears with and w/o optirun the output it's pretty much the same: 59 FPS. lsmod | grep nvidia gives 0 lines. But ...
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Where can I get the latest driver for Lexmark X5630 on Ubuntu 12.04?

Tried loading the driver from the Lexmark site but no go! Ubuntu picks up the printer but doesn't have the correct driver for this model. HELP PLEASE!?
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How does the host assigns driver to a USB device?

Where does the enumeration happen? In /usb/core/hub.c ? After the enumeration occurs (the host detects and identify the USB device), how does the host loads the respective driver. Is it by using the ...
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iscan doesn't work with Epson WF-3520

I'm trying to use iscan to scan some documents from my printer epson WF-3520. The problem is that if I try to run iscan program I get the following message: "Could not send command to scanner. Check ...
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Any supported AGP 8x cards on Ubuntu 14.04?

I've aquired an old desktop (Acer Aspire T135) which currently has an Nvidia Geforce FX 5500 graphics card. I've discovered that this card is unsupported by Nvidia on any version of Ubuntu after ...
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How do I replace the TPM driver with my own version

I'm new to linux. My goal is to load my own TPM driver. I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 LTS with kernel 3.13.7. How do I remove the current driver (especially TPM_TIS)? How do I Make my own (command-wise) and ...
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13.10 Nvidia Drivers

I am having a brutal time getting Ubuntu up and running on a new machine I recently put together. The key hardware is: i7 4770k Gigabyte Z87MX-D3H motherboard 16G Corsair Vengeance RAM @ 1333MHz ...
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Ubuntu apparently doesn't recognize wireless adapter

I want to install Ubuntu 13.10 on an older Acer laptop. I'm running the live CD, and Ubuntu doesn't recognize the Broadcom 802.11g wireless adapter. Windows Vista connects no problem. I'm a newbie, ...
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Huawei E353 HSPA Usb stick NOT working on Ubuntu 12.04LTS

I would like to use the mobile broadband usb-dongle to connect to internet. 1) in the right upper corner, network menu, (after pluging the usb-dongle), i SHOULD, but I DONT) see, "ENABLE MOBILE ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Nvidia propriatery Driver Install [closed]

I require some Help and Guidance in installing NVIDIA drivers on my system with a Dual Intel/Nvidia Graphics Processors. I am currently running Ubuntu 14.04 and i am aware that the OS is in its ...
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HP Probook 4520s mobile broadband

I have installed ubuntu 13.10 but it doesn't see the mobile broadband on my HP Probook 4520s. I don't know linux very well and have no idea what to do. The internal modem is Qualcomm Atheros AR9285. ...
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put gpu to d3cold

I want to buy a new silent htpc system and wonder whether it is possible to completely power off an ordinary discrete gpu, e.g. a Geforce GTX 750 (this GPU draws its power solely from pci, maybe that ...
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How to install a specific printerdriver on Ubuntu 13.10

I have a printer called (Canon PIXMA MX390 series) it does not appear in the list of printerdrivers when I want to install my printer as a (samba printer).
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Ubuntu 12.04 LTS 2400 HD pro getting tired of trying

I think I have tried every thing to get this to work I've typed so many command killed Ubuntu 3 time I just reinstalled it again and now I'm asking for some help if any one knows of a walkthrough that ...
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How to restore Intel HD GPU hardware detection after removing failed NVidia driver

I am running Ubuntu13.10 - I have a Dell Latitiude E6530 laptop, it has an Intel CPU+GPU and also an NVidia NVS 5200M GPU. After having a perfectly fine system running very nicely under the Intel HD ...
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The intel linux driver installer 1.0.4 error: update from unauthenticated sites. How do I fix that?

I saw this article and downloaded it http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2014/03/intel-linux-driver-installer-1-0-4 Then I performed the update and rebooted. After that the software updating gave me a list ...
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ubuntu can't detect wifi mac

I have installed ubuntu(12.04.1 LTS) on my mac air 6.1, but it can't detect any wifi. I was told that I should install a network card driver. but I have tried to search on google but i got nothing. ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 [wi fi driver is installed but not detecting my SSID]

i have installed ubuntu 13.10 on my lenovo 3000 y400 series laptops manufactured 2007 32bit processor, i686 arch just after installation the os was not detecting the wifi as no driver was installed ...
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i am getting chipset name which is comming just unknown

I am new to this Ubuntu. when i want to hack a WiFi.that means after typing sudo airmon-ng start wlan0 .... i used to get unknown under the chipset.so i think this is because that i didn't install ...
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apwr3_1 and pax Error while Login to ubuntu

Could anyone please give me some suggestions on how to resolve this error ? Or is there any way to reinstall Ubuntu while still keep my data ? Error: apwr3_1 failed to load, you may need to build ...
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No errors but some wanings in Xorg.0.log file,However X still black screen! Help please,ATI driver

My desktop is ASUS A43 with AMD Radeon HD 6730M Graphics.Recently I installed the Ubuntu12.04 system and I find that my cpu has a high tempreture since booted.So I realized there must be some wrong ...
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Help needed in using Lexmark Pro705 with Ubuntu 13.10

From http://support.lexmark.com/index?page=driversdownloads&locale=EN&userlocale=EN I have downloaded 32 bit printer description and print utility for Lexmark Pro705 Ubuntu 12.04. These appear ...
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ubuntu 12.04 LTS nVidia driver mirrors second monitor

I have installed ubuntu 12.04,without nvidia driver I can use my Laptop screen and a second screen over the HDMI port of my laptop. For some reason when I install the nVidia driver 331.20 the second ...
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Realtek RTL8111F driver doesn't work

When i try to install the realtek driver v 8.038 for my nic RTL8111F from here it is completed without any errors, but Ubuntu won't use it. saad@isol:~$ lsmod | grep r8 r8168 261814 ...
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compatability issue

I just bought a new computer it is a: Intel(R) core(TM) i5-2500 CPU @ 3.30GHz 3.30 GHz 4.00 GB of RAM, Windows 7 ultimate, 64-bit operating system, with service pack 1 an AMD Radeon HD 7700 ...
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I can't connect to the internet wirelessly through xUbuntu

Complete beginner here. Have installed ubuntu through vmware player on my laptop. Can connect to the internet fine on windows but not through ubuntu. I have been trying to follow this guide. The ...
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What video driver should I download?

I'm trying to install the ATI drivers for Ubuntu. When I run sudo lshw -c video it shows: *-display description: VGA compatible controller product: Wrestler [Radeon HD 6310] ...
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Trying to install a wireless driver rt3290 receiving two make errors

I have a new computer, I decided to go for Ubuntu instead of other operating systems. However, I cannot seem to get my wireless to work. My wireless seems to be picking up other networks (not my own). ...
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How to make wireless mouse detectable? (logitech m185)

I already try to move it to another usb port but still doesnt work. http://www.logitech.com/en-gb/product/wireless-mouse-m185 Im new at ubuntu, is there anyone who can show me how to make this work? ...
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ATI Catalyst vs Distro Compatibility Question

I have a question about the Catalyst drivers and which ones I can actually use with my my distro. I currently have 12.04 and Ubuntu 13.10 installed. When AMD / ATI tells me that the latest 14.3 Beta ...
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Blurry screen (Windows is normal)

Okay, I've installed Ubuntu today. I've been using it at University but I have came across an annoying problem. The screen is just blurry compared to my Windows OS. Something must be wrong here. All ...
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Can't play 1080p videos

I am not able to play full HD (1080p) videos on Ubuntu's default Movie Player. I tried playing videos from VLC as well. But it did not work. Whenever I start a full HD video, the screen remains ...
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Find out device from network interface

I need to find out the device address of my inbuilt mobile broadband card, in order to change the PIN of my SIM card with gsmctl. It requires the device parameter: -d device, --device device ...
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Dell inspiron 15R 5521 8730 ATI Driver Problems

I bought a new Dell Inspiron 15R 5521 and installed 12.04 Ubuntu on it. But I have a few annoying problems here: 1. Its cpu fan is blowing too much and it makes me angry because it sounds like ...
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Wifi MT7601 not installing

My system is a Dell dimension 3000, running Xubuntu. I am struggling to install a wifi using RALINK MT7601. The driver CD is in Windows. I have been trying to install ndiswrapper according to ...
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Canon Lide 90 not supported by linux

I found this site verifying information on this device to better help you ?? http://www.sane-project.org/unsupported/canon-lide-90.html or you can visit ...
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my wireless card does not work

Everything was working just fine until I followed the instructions here .Now the driver seems to be there but for some unknown reason the wireless card cannot connect to any network. lspci | grep ...
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Still problem with Wifi in Saucy Xubuntu

My laptop has a broadcom chip and yes, I've followed the related posts on this site like this one but I still have a problem. Not all features of the card work with a given configuration. By ...
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Wireless keeps disconnecting Intel AGB 3945

I've been having issues with my wireless connection. It seems as if the connection is fine for around 5 minutes, after which my wireless connection drops for no apparent reason. I have disabled power ...
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Installing Linux Kernel Modules without plus + (on ARM)

Installing Linux Kernel Modules of Version 3.4.79, but I always get a foulder with 3.4.79+. How can I install it without the +? Doing it with make ARCH=arm INSTALL_MODULE_PATH=dest modules_install
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Incredibly slow wIreless speeds in 13.10

I just switched to Ubuntu from Windows 7 today and I'm working on getting some packages installed, but the download speeds are incredibly slow when trying to get the packages. I'm pretty proficient ...
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White screen with black strips Ubuntu 12.04 LTS after install NVidia drivers

I was trying to install Steam and it get me a message about that my NVidia drivers were outdated and they recommend me to install at least the NVidia 304 drivers, so I installed and rebooted my PC, ...