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Ethernet connection not recognized and no WiFi options are displayed

This is the first time that I am using Ubuntu 14.04 alongside Windows 10 on my Lenovo Z51. And here is the first problem I am facing: My Ethernet connection is not even recognized in Ubuntu. Plus, no ...
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Install integrated graphic card Radeon HD 6470M on Ubuntu 15.10

I've got a new computer (ASUS X54h, 64bit system), with a graphic card integrated and running Ubuntu 15.10. So, I'm trying to install the Radeon graphics card but seems that something don't work. ...
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Installing fglrx causes ubuntu to not boot | Can't have 2 screens

I just installed ubuntu today so I have no experience whatsoever. I am using two screens running on two different GPUs (AMD and intel). I am currently dual booting along windows 10. On the latter the ...
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Not able to disable Airplane mode on Ubuntu 16.04

My computer's in-built wifi card with a RT3290 chipset stopped working on Ubuntu 15.10 so I bought a usb wifi with a RT2870 chipset, which was working fine out of the box. After upgrading to Ubuntu ...
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realtek rtl8723be wifi is not working fine, i am using hp 15ac 122tu laptop

i am using hp 15ac 122tu laptop with rtl8723be wifi adapter, currently i am using Ubuntu 16.04LTS , my wifi interface is not working fine, i tried out all the Ubuntu versions starting with 12.04 to ...
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Nvidia 760 GTX 14.04 Driver Install Problem

I know there are lot of posts with similar titles... but I think I've tried about all of them. I can't seem to get nvidia drivers to work. Failure mode. I go through the below steps... After ...
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Ubuntu crashes every time I connect the computer to HDMI

Every time I connect my computer to my TV via HDMI, my computer's screen goes black and Ubuntu crashes. I use Ubuntu 15.10, and my laptop is an ASUS with an Nvidia GeForce 840M graphics card. ...
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How exactly do I install an epson wf-2630 printer onto my new ubuntu studio OS?

I've read that there's some sort of package that has to be installed before I can even get the "linux version" of setup file or drivers, but nothing I see tells greenhorns where to go do this stuff ...
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Which graphics cards are supported by the new AMDGPU driver in Ubuntu 16.04?

The new open source AMDGPU driver pre-installed in Ubuntu 16.04 should support all the "Volcanic Islands" cards out-of-the-box. This means that AMD Radeon R9 285, R9 380/380X and R9 Fury/FuryX ...
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Mouse undetected, Graphics crazy - trying to save my dinosaur desktop

Thanks in advance for your help on this one! I've been trying to save my HP Pavilion a1540n, retiring it purely to word processing in my office. The sequence of events was triggered when I tried to ...
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Belkin N600 USB Wireless adapter not detecting 5GHz connection on Ubuntu 14.04

I 've installed its driver following these steps: sudo apt-get install build-essential linux-headers-generic git git clone https://github.com/lwfinger/rtl8192du.git cd rtl8192du make sudo make ...
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RT3290 RALINK DRIVER IN UBUNTU

I have found that there is a large community suffering from the problems that the WiFi-Bluetooth card your computer is Ralink RT-3290. It is an problem since 2012-2013. None of the solutions offered ...
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How do I get the Internet working?

Here's my problem. I formatted my hard drive two days ago and installed Ubuntu on its own partition. Now, I cannot access the Internet through WiFi or the Ethernet port. I have been able to get ...
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Using WiFi Dongle in Ubuntu 15.10

I have a Belkin F9L1108-TG which supposedly uses the RTL8192DU driver. The instructions here: How to install drivers for Belkin f9l1108tg wifi USB adapter? do not work. The instructions here ...
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ubuntu 15.10, unstable wifi

I have seen a number of posts which discuss similar issues related to the driver, but I have seen no solution. Also I have other side comments that have not been discussed. Here are a few details of ...
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After installing propriatary NVIDIA driver X Server won't start

I've tried to install a recent driver for my NVIDIA GPU, but after a reboot the graphical user interface won't start anymore. At first, I didn't even get to the login screen, but after reinstalling ...
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Legacy Webcam + Ubuntu 14.04

Recently I migrated my desktop computer from Windows 7 to Ubuntu. I can't make it recognize WebCam (Creative PD1001). There's no stock driver, I but found this sourceforge project which supports my ...
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Can not install xserver-xorg-video-nouveau xorg-video-abi-15 because of the error of unmet dependencies

When trying to run sudo apt-get install xserver-xorg-video-nouveau xorg-video-abi-15 I am having the following error, is there any solution for it. The following packages have unmet dependencies: ...
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Lenovo Q190{Ubuntu 15.10} Wireless Networking Issues - Connected to network but no internet

I'm new to Ubuntu (as in, just installed 2 days ago) and I'm running 15.10 on my Lenovo Q190 Ideacentre. I've been running into a lot of problems with installing and just about everything else but ...
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Has anyone got an Nvidia 940M to work on 14.04.4 LTS w/ Nvidia proprietary drivers?

I've been trying for a couple of days now to get my 940M to work on Ubuntu 14.04.4 LTS to no avail (currently stuck on login loop issue), and yet there doesn't appear to be much discussion of issues ...
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Whats the differences between NVIDIA installed from ppa or from nvidia.com

Im actually testing drivers for my NVIDIA card from both the new ppa:graphics-drivers/ppa on the one hand and official drivers directly from nvidia.com on the other hand. Installation and workflow in ...
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Epson GT-10000 Scanner problem

I have an Epson GT-10000 scanner hooked up to a SCSI card (Adaptec PCI SCSI 7850 (2904) card on my computer. The furthest I got with it is that I got Epson Scan opened up and it tried to scan but then ...
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Login Loop, Video Driver Problem, Reinstalling Driver Fixes until Reboot

My problem is very similar to Ubuntu gets stuck in a login loop. However, none of the answers there worked for me and I have narrowed it down somewhat beyond that question. I'm running Ubuntu 14.04. ...
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Unsolvable Ubuntu 15.10 problems [closed]

I am relatively new to Linux. I have opened some questions here during my quest to keep Ubuntu as a main OS anyway. I managed to sustain a seemingly redundant installation and everything seems to work ...
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Screen flickering

I have an MSI GS60 with an intel broadwell i7-5700HQ CPU and hybrid graphics (nvidia GTX ‎970‎M). The screen flickers so badly as shown in this video (seconds 0:03 and 0:08): ...
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Cannot install Ubuntu 15.10

I'm new to Ubuntu and managed to install version 14 some days ago. That was already really problematic, but somehow worked. I have a GTX970 graphics card, which is not supported by the nouveau driver ...
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Installing LINKPAL AC600 usb wifi

I just installed Ubuntu 14 on my desktop PC that has a "LINKPAL AC600 WiFi USB" adapter. I compiled the latest driver from MediaTek and did the install. lsusb shows me the wireless adapter is ...
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15.10 - New installation Ethernet not working (Qualcomm Atheros AR8161) [duplicate]

I was recently running 14.04 LTS on my PC, but my drive failed on me. When I put my replacement drive in, I decided to setup on 15.10 to see what's all changed. After setting up a clean (new) install ...
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Nvidia driver Ubuntu black screen

I have a something to ask. I have an Acer Aspire 5520 , and I try to install nvidia driver on it but I get a black screen after login.I have fixed it by using ctrl+alt+f1 and sudo apt-get remove ...
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Using Grub on hard disk to boot live SD card

I have a laptop running Ubuntu MATE 15.10, and said laptop has an internal media-card reader. I would like to be able to use that media-card reader to boot a liveCD installed on an SD card. ...
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Integrated wifi problem

So I made a live usb with ubuntu 14.04.4 on it. That works great on try without installing, and after a driver research on software & update Ubuntu found my wifi card that works. The thing is ...
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Ralink WiFi Dongle

I just got a new Wifi dongle and it does not work which is a new one on me for Ubuntu - so far everything I have thrown at it (a lot of machines) have worked flawlessly. Itś a Ralink/Mediatek 7610 ...
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Can't get my second network card to work on ubuntu server

I am using ubuntu server to setup and use my server, I added an extra network card in the system because the network socket on the motherboard only supports 100mbit. The pci card I added is the ...
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WiFi card not detected

I've installed Ubuntu 14.04 yesterday and all it's updates as well as I read many solutions on Google for how to get Ubuntu to detect your WiFi card and nothing worked, probably because my WiFi card ...
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USB 3.0 ports failing intermittently, other USB ports not working

I've run into an issue where my USB 3.0 ports seem to be intermittently failing. I have two ordinary USB 3.0 ports on my computer and I have my wireless keyboard/mouse combo plugged into one and a ...
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Failing to install driver for wireless pci card

I installed a wireless PCI adapter (Edimax N300) and it was working right away albeit not very good. In my quest to improve perfomance I made a mistake and followed this guide (under 6): RealTek ...
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No Network Connection - ifconfig shows only lo - lshw -c network says *-network unclaimed

I got a new ThinkPad E460 with no OS installed, but had an ubuntu 13.10 USB stick around which I used to install ubuntu 13.10. The OS works fine, however I can't connect to the internet through ...
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Ubuntu Gnome 15.10 64-bit Nvidia GTX 780 Issues

so im new to linux of any kind, i have just made the leap and switched from windows to ubuntu. It took me a while as i wanted a system that was clean and had tons of support for issues like this, i ...
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A list of wireless connections doesn't appear in Asus k501ux

Please help with wireless (may be drivers or other settings). I have asus k501ux and I have already installed kubuntu 15.10 on it, butit doesn't see any wi-fi network. No any networks lspci -nn | ...
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Intel 3160 WiFi not working on 12.04

I am trying to get my Lenovo Edge 15 laptop to recognize the Intel 3160 Wifi firmware. Found the firmware here: https://wireless.wiki.kernel.org/en/users/Drivers/iwlwifi Installed different ...
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No Sound Card Detected

I have been unable to play any sound on my dell XPS L502x. I have tried a lot of things suggested on this site and others but in vain. My laptop is running Ubuntu 14.04.4 LTS. Here is the output of ...
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WiFI not available after installing TLP on Ubuntu 14.04

This afternoon I installed TLP on my laptop running Ubuntu 14.04. After the restart my WiFi suddenly stopped working _ message: "Disconnected - you are now offline" - I have a button on my keyboard ...
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Detect (apparently) manually installed driver Nvidia

I have the same problem as here and the solution is saying that I manually installed a driver and this causes the problem. Great! But how do I detect said driver (and deinstall it)? I tried various ...
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help please :can't use bluetooth on ubuntu even though enabled

PLease help,i've been trying to fix this for a week now and with no result just installed ubuntu in dual boot with windows ,'im new at it ,i didn't do any configuration after the installation but ...
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Wireless issues with Centrino Wireless-N 2230 on Ubuntu 14.04

I am having problems with my wireless adapter on Ubuntu 14.04. Sometimes when I boot the computer it is able to establish a connection, maybe one fifth of the time, but mostly it is just trying to ...
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Trying to install NVIDIA drivers, can't find version.h

Alright, so I'm trying to install NVIDIA graphics drivers for my GT610 in order to maybe get my computer to work like a machine with 8 GB of RAM and a 3 GHz AMD CPU should. So, I'm trying to do it the ...
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How to set TrackPoint sensitivity on a Thinkpad Edge 460

I need help with my GF's Thinkpad Egde 460. I just installed Ubuntu 15.10 on it and everything works fine, except from the TrackPoint. It works but the Sensitivity and the Speed is really low, ...
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How to increase resolution in ubuntu 15.10? using xrandr and updating nvidia drivers didn't work

Friends, I have spent 2 days already trying to get ubuntu work on my laptop. I am getting various problems with graphics. Upon installing from USB I cannot immediately enter due to "low-graphics ...
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ubuntu15.10 install nvidia. I can not find the screen in NVIDIA X server setting

I am new here. I had installed system(ubuntu 15.10), then I try to install nvidia using these command: sudo apt-get install nvidia-352-updates nvidia nvidia-modprobe nvidia-prime When I open NVIDIA ...
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finding and using an installed printer driver

[Samsung N220 netbook and Ubuntu 14.04] I downloaded the printer (Epson XP-830) driver from the Epson site (epson-printer-utility_1.0.0-1lsb3.2_i386.deb) then used 'Open With Ubuntu Software Centre' ...