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Connection to the internet via smartphone (usb-tethering)

I have a notebook MSI GT72S 6QE Dominator Pro with installed Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS. This notebook has Atheros Killer E2400 Ethernet and wifi controllers. There are no drivers for they in Ubuntu ISO, so I ...
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Ubuntu 15.10 Freeze

I have a system freeze that disables mouse and keyboard. Locks the monitor for about 45 seconds and then restarts. I have the code here from the syslog file that I extracted between freezes. I had ...
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Unload saa7164 module for Hauppauge 2250, and stop tvheadend to suspend Ubuntu 15.04

I'm a noob when it comes to using systemd. I'm running Ubuntu 15.04 with the Hauppauge 2250 TV tuner. Unfortunately, the driver/module for the 2250, "saa7164", is not compatible with suspend/resume so ...
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Lightdm won't start anymore - Intel i915

I gave a try to nvidia-prime. Worked at first had my desktop running on nvidia card, but after reboot, it stopped working so I purged the nvidia packages and I am now stuck with a lightdm not running ...
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Ubuntu 15.10 long shutdown and suspend time after installing nvidia drivers

I installed ubuntu 15.10.The installation was smooth and the pc booted and shutdown fine.I followed this tutorial to install nvidia drivers.The drivers installed fine and were in use as confirmed in ...
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How to install AVerTV Volar Video Capture USB in linux 15.10?

I found the lastest drivers for linux here: http://avertv.avermedia.com/product/ProductDetail.aspx?Id=503&tab=APDriver But this version seems to be quite old (from 2014) and it doesn't work ...
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Crouton Kernel Location Ubuntu 14.04

I am using an Acer Chromebook 15 with Ubuntu 14.04 installed via crouton. My primary issue is that I get intense static sound when plugging in headphones. I am trying to follow this guide to update ...
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Can I use Ubuntu on Lenovo z51-70

My question is following. Is my Laptop (lenovo z51-70- i3 5005U, Hybrid r7 m360/intel hd 5500) compatibile with Ubuntu? Which version should I choose? I tryed recently both Ubuntu 14.04/15.10 but I ...
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Printer Dell B1160w how to install in 15.10

Using the installation manual can't get pass step 2 "Installing the Unified Linux Driver 1 Make sure that the machine is connected to your computer and powered on. 2 When the Administrator Login ...
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To remove wireless driver in Ubuntu

When I typed ndiswrapper -l bcmn43xx32 : driver installed device (0846:9020) present bcmn43xx64 : driver installed device (0846:9020) present I have two drivers. How can I remove 32bit ...
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Nvidia 7300 LE “no device” | “System program problem detected”? Very laggy

Update: Section 1 fixed? Section 1: Using: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/32493904/could-not-insert-nvidia-352-no-such-device, I was able to get the kernel to read as using nvidia. I'm trying ...
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Will ubuntu work well on Asus K501U? [closed]

I've been trying to find an answer to this question but it doesn't seem to be answered. I've also tried looking up specific drivers for the hardware and stuff but seem to be too new at this to really ...
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Is the scanner Canon Pixma MG2450 working in Ubuntu?

The Canon Pixma MG2450 printer has an integrated scanner that should work with a tool like Simple Scan (or xsane or Skanlite). There are two sets of drivers (provided by Canon as deb files): two ...
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Ubuntu 14.04.3 - Wifi Intel 8260 doesn't work

I recently purchased a laptop Mountain (reseller of Clevo), and while installing Ubuntu Gnome 14.04.3 (in dual boot with Windows), I noticed that the WiFi module doesn't work. I think to try upgrading ...
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Updating 14.04 kernel alongside NVIDIA binary driver

Sorry if the question is trivial, but I'm not that good with the graphics end of things and I try to avoid dealing with proprietary drivers as much as I can. However, after upgrading my graphics card ...
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How to install Ubuntu 15.10 LTS in text-mode and disable dedicated GPU?

I have an older (Early 2011) Macbook Pro 8,2 that has the documented GPU issue. Here's what I need: Install Ubuntu 14.04 15.10 in text-mode (which doesn't need the dedicated GPU) Disable the ...
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open-source drivers for OpenGL 3.1 or higher with Radeon HD 6470M

I need urgent help in order to upgrade the OpenGL driver to version 3.1 at least! Any feedback is highly appreciated. My machine characteristics are: $ lsb_release -a No LSB modules are available. ...
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Can I install wireless drivers from exe file?

I have a Lenovo z50-70. I've recently installed Ubuntu 14.04 and I can't install my wireless drivers because the website only has EXE files (http://goo.gl/e00jkG). I also have to install the Nvidia ...
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No sound after installing Realtek drivers

I installed Relatek audio drivers, i followed this tutorial I am using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Kernel is generic. My Soundcard is Realtek® ALC892 And i installed new drivers, because i have noise in ...
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which dependencies am I missing for Corsair water cooler Link driver?

I'm attempting to install an open-source linux driver for my Corsair h100i GTX water cooler. I'm following these instructions. Once I run the script or try to change setting through terminal I get ...
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Avermedia Live Gamer Portable Driver

I have a video capture card from Avermedia called the Live Gamer Portable. It has a pc free mode which can record 720p60fps, but I wanted it to work in the pc mode, to be able to record 1080p60fps. ...
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Dual Video Cards G84GL [Quadro FX 1700] Not working on Ubuntu 15.10

I have had great difficulty with setting up the 2 video cards on my Dell Precision T7400. They work perfectly when I boot into Win10. During the course of my journey to get both cards working I have ...
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Display issues on upgrade to 15.10 (also, desktop environment crashes)

I'm having a lot of problems after an upgrade from 15.04. Most of them seems to be related to Nvidia display issues, but some seem more fundamental than that. Before I list the main issues, I want ...
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Ubuntu 15.10 wait on all “auto” if cable unplugged

I have freshly installed ubuntu server 15.10 on my dell inspirion 1545 with kde desktop and sddm desktop manager. I have installed the proper wireless drivers (b43-fwcutter) which work since i'm using ...
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after trying to get 64-bit KSP can no longer run steam

I followed this guide : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KV-memeyQ4M and now I get this in the terminal when I run steam : Running Steam on ubuntu 15.10 64-bit STEAM_RUNTIME is enabled automatically ...
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Graphics driver update goes wrong

Lately I tried to (manually) update my graphic drivers on my ubuntu 14.04 . So I downloaded deb package from Amd website and install it. Unfortunetly package was allegedly corrupted so I was force to ...
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Setting nomodeset permanent to fix Nvidia problems

My computer is an Asus K501UX-DM085T with Intel i7-6500U as a processor and Nvidia Geforce 950m GTX as graphics. Booting the system with the kernel in "quiet splash" mode runs into a flow of errors ...
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Black Screen after installing ATI propietary drivers Ubuntu 15.04 64bits

I installed Ubuntu 15.04, I’m trying to install proprietary drivers because I need OpenGL 4. I have ATI mobility Radeon HD 5470 graphics 512MB. When I reboot my computer, I get a black screen after ...
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linux driver for ICEpower ASUS SonicMaster [on hold]

It's my first Linux experience (mint, o.k., but it's an ubuntu derivat, isn't it?). I bought an ASUS UX303U with „audio by ICE Power“ and got rid of Windows 10 by installung Mint 17.2. Everything is ...
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Printer driver cant install: /usr/bin/lpq: Error - unknown destination “/tmp”

I am trying to setup Xerox 7120 office printer on Ubuntu 14.04 32-bit machine but am unable to install drivers. After downloading linux drivers, extracting and executing (sudo ./setup) I get the ...
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My laptop cannot detect wifi

Please help me to solve my problem,the following is detail of my device http://paste.ubuntu.com/14575114/ ########## wireless info START ########## Report from: 19 Jan 2016 20:18 WIB +0700 Booted ...
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snd_hda_intel triggers kernel stacktrace

I freshly installed ubuntu 14.04 lts on a new machine, and every time I boot a get an kernel stacktrace which causes unity to show an window that an error occured. I got the default ubuntu kernel. ...
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Reinstalling bumblebee on Kernel 4.4

I updated my kernel from 3.19 to 4.4, but afterwards the initialization of bumblebee failed. Therefore I removed it completely (purge) and reinstalled it, this time with the current nvidia driver ...
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Ethernet not detecting at startup detecting only after restart

I use a old Intel dh61ww board and built in Ethernet adapter it was working fine till recently Ubuntu 14.04 is not detecting Ethernet at startup but it detects my wireless usb adapter only gets ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 not detecting 2nd screen

I have been trying to solve this problem for around 2 months and have seen pretty much every possible solution on this site and everywhere else with no success . Im running ubuntu 12.04 with intel ...
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Dell Wireless 1537 is not recognized?

I have an hibrid tablet Dell venue 11 pro, but the wifi card is not recognized! My tablet has Ubuntu 15.10 and the lastest Kernel Version(4.4). Wifi card model: Dell Wireless 1537 Dual-Band 802.11n. ...
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Realtek Audio Drivers for Ubuntu

Are there any Realtek audio drivers for Ubuntu? If yes where do I get them and how do I install them correctly? (for Ubuntu 14.04 64bit) Also with jack work okay after I install them? Curious about ...
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Cannot make it to login (gdm/lightdm bugs) after Nvidia driver update tentative

I used my girlfriend's computer which runs on Ubuntu 15.10 (wily) and wanted to update the Nvidia GPU. I did install the last driver released on the Nvidia website corresponding to this Geforce GT720. ...
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No such file or directory when trying to install printer driver

Hopefully not wasting anyone's time asking this. I'm trying to install a driver to connect to my wireless Brother printer. The download is from here. I have creates a folder called 'printer' on the ...
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failed to initalize libdc1394

I am installing a range of CUDA-enabled machine learning packages in python 2.7 on Ubuntu. One package seems to work fine, but stilll gives a persistent "failed to initialize libdc1394" warning. Could ...
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Ubuntu can't find Wi-Fi driver

My newly set-up Ubuntu GNOME 15.10 system isn't able to find a Wi-Fi driver for my laptop. When I boot from a live USB it's able to find the driver easily, and activate it so I can use Wi-Fi. Yet, on ...
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AMD Drivers Kubuntu 15.10

Using Kubuntu 15.10 kernel 4.2.0 generic 23 with AMD HD 4xx series GPU. http://support.amd.com/en-us/download/desktop/legacy?product=Legacy2&os=Linux%20x86_64 Here says that this driver supports ...
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Error number meaning in USB driver failure, PS2 keyboard

I'm trying to use an old PS2 keyboard (a nice mechanical one) with a USB converter. After connecting the device the driver fails. The device is being detected as Barcode reader but in Windows is ...
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Zoom B2.1u external usb sound card

i have a Zoom B2.1u guitar digital effect, in Windows i can connect it through an usb cable and use it as the system's predefinite audio card (for recording and reproducing). Audio software like ...
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Unable to connect to wifi from Ubuntu 14.04! Realtek Problem!

I changed from Windows XP to Ubuntu 14.04! My netbook is 7 years old and i can't connect to WiFi! It's first time i use Ubuntu so please be exact, if you want to help me! I did this lspci and the ...
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Ubuntu 15.10 and BCM43142

I have a problem with my new HP 250 G4 notebook or better with the included wireless card and Ubuntu 15.10: When I'm near the wlan router it takes about 5s to connect to my network. At places with ...
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Ubuntu GNOME 14.04 Drivers for Intel AC-8260

Im struggling with getting my Wifi working on a Ubuntu 14.04 GNOME System. I have a Thinkpad Yoga with a wireless module from Intel named AC-8260. I followed this guide New to linux, need to find and ...
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Ubuntu 15.10 and Epson Artian 837

I just installed Ubuntu 15.10 and would like to install drivers for my Artisan 837 printer. Using System Settings and Printers, the driver epson-201112W is highlighted for download but the install ...
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Qualcomm Atheros Device [168c:0042] (rev 30) With Ubuntu 14.04 is not working

I bought a Lenovo ideapad 300 laptop and installed Ubuntu 14.04 on it. The laptop's wifi card is Qualcomm Atheros Device [168c:0042] (rev 30). I don't want to upgrade to 15.04 or 15.10 as I am ...
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Very bad wifi connection, XPS 13 9350 Ubuntu 15.10

I'm running Ubuntu 15.10 on the new XPS 13 9350 Laptop by Dell, it comes with a broadcom chip that isn't supported out of the box. I'm getting 1.5 Megabit download speed, if I tether to my phone ...