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Notebook overheating and system hangs - ubuntu 14.04.2

I installed ubuntu 14.04.2 and my notebooks overheats really fast and sometimes hangs(freezes) - no response at all , so I just have to shutdown manually. Here's the result of some commands I found ...
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Trying to Remove Manually Installed AMD fglrx drivers

I need to remove some manually installed AMD fglrx drivers from my computer because of an issue with Steam. The backstory: I recently installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my computer. I wanted to be able to use ...
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WACOM INTUOS CTH-680 doesn't work out of the box on Ubuntu 14.4

I bought a WACOM INTUOS CTH-680 but it doesn't work out of the box on the newest ubuntu version. I can draw in gimp but the buttons and the eraser don't work. There is also no recognition of the ...
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How to use iscan via WiFi (Epson L355)?

I achieved to configure my Epson L355 printer in Ubuntu 14.04. Both Easy Scan and gscan2pdf recognize the scan and work good via WiFi, but iscan does not. Iscan is only working via USB. It throws the ...
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Randomly crashing HP ProBook 4540s

I have a problem with my HP ProBook 4540s randomly crashing when printing. The printer is a HP LaserJet 300Color printer. Both were purchased new. The window that shows it crashing is black but ...
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No wireless on Asus N56VJ, AR9485 Wireless Network Adapter

I've been having a problem with my wireless connection since yesterday: I can't connect to some of my wifi networks -my password doesn't seem to work-, and when I do, the connection is slow, keeps ...
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Gma500 problem with installation

I having problems with the Intel-GMA500-5 [1] .0.0.0040.tar.gz driver found here. The driver has been installed according to the installation instructions but it fails and outputs this error: Dpkg: ...
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What is tpm_infineon and why does disabling it fix my pm-suspend problem?

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 and my laptop (HP8460P) recently stopped suspending. I'm not sure when exactly this happened, or what prompted it. After toying around a little, I've traced everything to a ...
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Direct rendering disabled

Originally games lagged a lot so I found out I should switch my driver to one that wasn't open source. I did that through the additional drivers setting and I chose what I believe is the most ...
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How can I rise up mobile network performance under Ubuntu to Windows level?

... or What can be causing less effective broadband networking on Ubuntu? Ubuntu 14.04 x64 ping: 25-70ms, download: 2Mb, upload: 3Mb compared to Windows 7 x64 ping: 25ms, download: 4Mb - 5Mb, ...
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Ubuntu 14.10 Intel Wireless 7260 - Bluetooth not working

I just installed the new wireless card, connected via Ethernet and Ubuntu recognized the new card, it recognized the card and installed the software and the WiFi on 2.4 and 5GHz started working ...
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Dependencies issues while installing fglrx

The screen display is too sharp/distorted, i am trying to install the official drivers in hope that will fix it... Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state ...
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How do I find if my video driver is working

I use xserver-xorg-video-nouveau driver software and I want to check if it is working. I checked a box in the Driver Manager, but I am not sure it works.
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getting error when inserting driver module

error as can not be read private key when I install driver Realtek driver module to linux ubuntu 14.04 (3.13-.0-32-generic) how to resolve this problem . can i downgrade my kernel version of current ...
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Trouble connecting Aquaris e 4.5 ubuntu edition

I can't connect the phone to my mac via Android File Transfer. It only worked at the very begining when I setup the phone last week. I tried to reinstall the AFT and tried on all usb ports. Who knows ...
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00.01.0 VGA compatible controller: Advance Micro Device, inc [AMD/ATI] Sumo [Radeon HD 6380G] does not work ubuntu 14.10? [duplicate]

I have installed AMD/ATI Sumo Radeon HD 6380G Graphics Card driver.But my screen goes to black after the installation,I've to disable my Graphics Card from my System BIOS for a normal boot.Do I have ...
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NVIDIA Graphics Card Issues

Apparently Ubuntu and NVIDIA graphics cards don't get along. This is because I have received a multitude of issues while trying to install and use my NVIDIA GTX 750Ti graphics card. ISSUE 1: I ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 After installing nvidia property drivers unity became strange

I have an ASUS laptop, model X550LN-BRA-DM550H, with intel graphics and geforce 840M card. I downloaded nvidia driver from their website (NVIDIA-Linux-x86_64-346.47.run) and installed after. The ...
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CUDA 7.0 test failed on Ubuntu 14.04

I followed nvidia official guide to install cuda-7.0, but I had a few problems they didn't provide a complete explanation. And my test samples cannot be built by make. I'll explain the several ...
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Ubuntu doesn't work properly on a laptop

I tried to install Ubuntu(all version) on my laptop ASUS X550cl,but after installation Ubuntu doesn't work properly(even after updates),for example touchpad(works with stopping) and mouse.Is Ubuntu ...
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NVIDIA X Server Settings Not Saving

I have a GT 630 (2GB DDR2 Ram, PCIe16, HDMI, DVI, And VGA) Im running Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS 64Bit With Gnome Shell. I have the "NVIDIA bianary driver - version 331.113 from nvidia-331 (proprietary, ...
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nvidia-346 driver works, but UI shows “nouveau”

I am running 14.04 on a lenovo y510P with a GT 750M graphics card and I installed the NVIDIA-346 driver from xorg to run CUDA 7. CUDA 7 requires the 346 driver. I didn't install the driver which came ...
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Writing to a specific memory location

I am trying to edit a file inside /proc/devices-tree to be exact, and i am unable to do so, I am getting: "permission denied" or "Input/Output error". I have tried all possible combinations of ...
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Can I get LiveCD/USB platform adaptability on a normal install?

So I know I can make a persistent LiveUSB whereby there would be anywhere up to 4GB (I think that's the max) of persistent storage for downloads, etc. I am asking the opposite, in a sense. I'd like ...
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Lubuntu NOOB! trying install AMD catalyst Control Center [duplicate]

I'll start off by saying I'm completely new to Linux. I'm getting a HTPC going with Kodibuntu installed on it, which uses Lubuntu. Now because I'm using this as a HTPC I'd like it to have the latest ...
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Ubuntu 14.04.2 nVidia 6200 proprietary drivers cause artefacts on unity/GUI

I had recently reformatted and installed Ubuntu 14.04.2 32-Bit desktop and my nVidia graphics card is playing up showing horrible artefacts on Unity. The open source driver that Ubuntu installs by ...
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Ubuntu 14.10 GTX 970 Woes

Okay so I'm trying to use an Asus Strix GTX-970 on my (14.10 Ubuntu) Linux box and I'm running into some boot issues. Here's what I did: after it's done, finish by booting normally at the prompt ...
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Just installed Ubuntu 14, very bad performance on games, need help

So today I installed Ubuntu 14 on my laptop and I tried running counter-strike global offensive, but I only got 30-ish fps, which spikes to 120 sometimes and a lot of stuttering. My laptop has 2 GPUs: ...
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Graphics driver problem on Asus X200m running 12.04

I recently purchased a new Asus X200m that is as far as I can tell running Integrated Intel® HD Graphics (according to Asus's website). I performed a clean install off a usb of 12.04 which I can ...
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bluetooth is not working on 14.04 with BCM43142

I own a Acer Aspire E5-551G. Wi-fi works fine, but Bluetooth is not working?. I already tried several methods to solve this problem, but nothing has worked for me. Here are some outputs which were ...
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Undetected Screen on my laptop since kenel 3.13.0-45

In Kubuntu 14.04 LTS, since kernel update 3.13.0-45, the laptop display remains black after boot. The system is running (I can fully access it via rsh) and the graphic card also (for external ...
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Fresh Install 14.02.02, Nvidia GTX960 driver update failing [duplicate]

I've scoured the internet for advice and tried many guides, but have had no success setting up my graphics drivers, please can you assist? My latest attempt has been to reinstall Ubuntu 14.04.02 and ...
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WiFi not working in windows after installing broadcomm drivers on Ubuntu 14.04

I recently dual booted my laptop and now I have Ubuntu 14.04 alongside Windows 8.1. Initially, Wifi wasn't working on Ubuntu but after having followed fews posts here I successfully installed some ...
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How do I install 32 bit drivers for the Panasonic KX-MB1900 printer/scanner?

How do I install drivers for the Panasonic MB1900CX All-in-One Printer/Scanner? I have studied above question and applied but it not get me to the solution if any other alternate or solution ...
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“NTFS5: No wubildr” on reboot after installing Ubuntu [duplicate]

I just installed Ubuntu 14.04 as dual-boot with Windows 7 using the live USB method. The computer has a NVIDIA GeForce 210 graphics card. After Ubuntu installed it prompts me to reboot, after ...
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UBUNTU 14.04 LTS tearing and black screen

I had no problem with nvidia card and suddenly lost driver... I tried everything in the Internet with no luck. I removed, reinstalled, etc. The card is nvidia c67 geforce 7000m / nforce 610m] rev a2 ...
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Bluetooth on Lenovo Ideapad S20-30

Today I installed Ubuntu on my Lenovo S20-30 and most things work but I can't use bluetooth. In the system preferences I can change the bluetooth switch to "on" but when I come back to the pane it is ...
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Wifi on Lenovo S20-30 not working

I'm completely new to Linux/Ubuntu and just installed the system today on my Lenovo S20-30. Most things seem to work but I can't get a wireless network connection. At the moment I'm using a wired ...
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Screen tearing with fglrx-updates and Radeon HD 8790M in Ubuntu 14.10

As the title says, I am having some pretty bad screen tearing issues on the desktop in Ubuntu 14.10, with both the latest fglrx-updates and fglrx drivers on a Dell Latitude E6540 with a Radeon HD ...
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How do I switch graphics driver without access to a shell?

I just tried to switch to the nouveau driver (from Nvidia proprietary) on my Ubuntu 14.04 machine, and now I can't access anything. When I start the computer I hear the drumroll when I reach the login ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Black screen nvidia driver 347. taints Kernel?

My pc, gtx 750 with nvidia 347 driver ubuntu gnome 14.04, boots only to black screen. When I look into the /var/log/syslog I get this error with the nvidia driver. nvidia: module license 'NVIDIA' ...
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intel wifi link 5100 AGN not working in 14.04

My laptop is Thinkpas T400 with internal intel wifi link 5100 AGN. My wireless connection becomes lost after a while since every reboot. This happens both in my current 64-bit 14.04 and previous ...
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WIFI driver for Toshiba SatelliteC55-A

I would like to download a wifi ubuntu driver that will fit my Toshiba laptop that equipped with Satellite C55-A. What should I do and where can I found the driver?
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I can't get my Lenovo Yoga 13 wifi driver to blacklist?

I need to blacklist semi-useless wifi driver included with 14.04.2 and load stable one per these instructions: in /etc/modprobe.d/blacklist.conf: blacklist ideapad_laptop blacklist rtl8723au ...
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nvidia on 12.04

I have been reading and following instructions to install the 173 driver for my GeForce FX Go5200. I have tried terminal commands, and synaptic package manager to install this driver. Synaptic says it ...
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Black screen Ubuntu Gnome 14.04 Nvidia gtx 750

I have the problem that lately my pc only boots to a black screen. My system(Ubuntu 14.04 gnome) uses a gtx 750. I installed the Nvidia driver 346.47 by sudo apt-get install nvidia-346 I then ...
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Various Graphics Issues Nvidia on Ubuntu 14.04

Alright, I'm very aware of the issues in compatibility between the various Nvidia graphics drivers and Ubuntu. I have been trouble-shooting for days trying to properly square away all my issues ...
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Corrupted graphics

In the weeks since I installed Ubuntu 14.10, I've been looking for a solution to the various graphical issues I've been experiencing, and none seem to work. My laptop is an: Inspiron 1440, 64-bit ...
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Issues building driver for my x120e on Ubuntu

After downloading the Realtek Linux mac80211 based driver: from Realtek Driver Downloads, I'm encountering the following error; after changing to the "appropriate" directory and executing sudo make: ...
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Qualcomm Atheros QCA61x4 wireless network adapter

I just purchased a Lenovo Yoga 3, 14". It comes with a Qualcomm Atheros QCA61x4 wireless network adapter. I have not been successful getting this wifi to work. I have tried some suggestions for Yogas ...