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Trouble installing Ubuntu 14.04 Asus Zenbook NX500J with Nvidia gtx850m

I am trying to install Ubuntu and I can get it to boot off the live usb and install if I set the grub option nomodeset. Once it is installed I am trying to install the Nvidia drivers so I don't have ...
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Firefox always crash on startup after last updates

After the last update of Ubuntu sudo apt-get update Firefox won't start anymore. It always show crash error on startup and i tried to reinstall it and change profile and even purge installation. It ...
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Lenovo w540 lan

I am new to Linux and don't know much but installed Ubuntu 14.04 x64 on my new Lenovo ThinkPad W540 everything seems to be working except I can't get on the lan at work and not sure what to look for ...
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Unable to get wireless internet Qualcomm Atheros QCA6174 802.11ac

I've been looking around for hours to find a driver or a solution to get my wifi working on my new laptop (Acer Aspire V 17 nitro). But without success. I have a fresh Ubuntu 14.04 Installed, This ...
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Opening System Settings changes Display Settings

I've got a new laptop at the office where I've installed 14.04.3 64-bit. The laptop is a HP Probook 650 G1, which is on the Ubuntu certified hardware list ( ...
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Display issues 15.04 new install

New install (no Windows, etc.) with Ubuntu 15.04. Apparently there are lots of display issues with 14.xx and 15.xx Ubuntu versions and Nvidia cards. I am using a 32bit DELL XP with Nvidia GeForce ...
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Don't have any sound device in sound settings but sound is working

After connecting a bluetooth speaker and disconnected, now in the sound settings it can see no device of any kind even though the sound is working. but I can't lower the sound or anything it doesn't ...
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Help applying touchpad fix to rc.local

I'm new to Ubuntu and trying to implement a permanent solution to my touchpad not working in Ubuntu 15.04. The solution I have so far only works until I restart/reboot so I've tried to add it to ...
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How to uninstall manually installed Nvidia drivers?

How do I uninstall manually installed Nvidia drivers 310.14 and revert to Noveau. I have Ubuntu 12.10.
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Problem with propietary nvidia driver and glmark2

Running Xubuntu 15.04 AMD64 on a HP Touchsmart IQ522es, Core 2 Duo T6400, 4GB RAM and nvidia GeForce 9300M GS video card. (which is a quite old All-in-one computer) I have enabled nvidia binary ...
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Wireless on Ubuntu 14.04 not working all the time

This is my wireless driver: product: BCM4313 802.11bgn Wireless Network Adapter vendor: Broadcom Corporation physical id: 0 bus info: pci@0000:02:00.0 version: 01 width: 64 bits clock: 33MHz ...
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DisplayLink USB 3.0 Not working on Ubuntu 14.04LTS

I noticed this might be yet another DisplayLink outcry - but I thought I give it a go anyway. So the usual story - I have got a DisplayLink adaptor Kensington USB3.0 Video Adapter, and doesn't look ...
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Trouble with PRIME configuration on Nvidia Optimus Laptop

I have a laptop with two graphics cards: An integrated Intel card, and a discrete Nvidia one. I could never get bumblebee to work properly, but the new Nvidia drivers (I am running version 340) have ...
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How do I prevent ATI Graphics Card from over heating?

I am having some serious issues with the Switchable graphics setup on my HP Envy 1103-tx Laptop. This laptop comes with: Intel HD Graphics 4000 AMD Radeon HD 7670M The ATI card is getting ...
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Xorg won't start after an upgrade to 15.04

I have seemed to run into a dead end with this problem, so I'm seeking any help. I'll preface by stating I have been running 14.04 LTS on my HP Pavilion G6-1b70us for about a year without many ...
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RTL2832U+R820T2 DVB-T TV stick, can I use DVB-C?

I have got this cheap china USB dongle for receiving DVB-T and DVB-T2. I have tried the device for DVB-T and it works great. I have also tried it as an SDR (Software defined radio) and I can tune into ...
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How to use HP's RAID driver for Smart Array B120i, e.g. ProLiant Microserver G8

At HP's Certification Matrices it is mentioned that there are no Smart Array B120i RAID controller drivers. It is suggested to use the controller in AHCI mode, use software RAID instead and forget ...
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Chrome select options are blank

Sometimes, the options of a select element are blank in Chrome: However, it doesn't happen in Firefox or even in Chrome if I move the window to my secondary monitor: It appears to be a video ...
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Revert to open source graphics drivers - options greyed out 14.04

I tried switching to the proprietary AMD/ATI drivers using the Software Center > Edit > Software Sources > Additional drivers window in 14.04, which left me with a scary black-as-the-night ...
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Bumblebeed and bbswitch error

I have a problem with my MSI-GS60 laptop under Ubunutu. I explain: First of all, with this laptop I had a wifi unrecognized issue. So I had found somes posts talk on that and I had finaly found a ...
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Driver is stuck in “using manually installed driver”

I installed a driver for Madison [Mobility Radeon HD 5650/5750/6550M] and now can't change back to the others. Options in "Additional Drivers" are stuck (shadowed). This is forcing my resolution to a ...
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Wayteq connection

I have a Wayteq GPS 5" tablet with Windows CE 6.0 operating system. Normaly it should be connected to my PC (with Ubuntu) by USB connection. When I connect it, the screen on the Wayteq shows, that ...
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How do I debug a large pause before network transactions when Network Manager is disabled?

I have had a network problem since upgrading to 15.04 for which I have tried a new network card and clean installation of ubuntu, neither of which worked. My system was fine under 12.04 and 14.04. If ...
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Low Resolution/Graphics Card/Chipset not detected

I am currently installing Ubuntu 15.04 on a Dual Core E5500 @2.5Ghz and using on-board Intel G33/G31 Chipset for a HTPC because Windows is pretty heavy for this task. I am fairly new to Linux as well ...
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Dell Inspiron 17 5000 series 5758 i7

i just bought this laptop (Dell Inspiron 17 5000 series 5758 with an i7 processor, 8gb ram, nvidia geforce 920M) and it came with no CDs for drivers or anything. On the sight i purchased it said that ...
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Does Ubuntu Install Your PC Drivers Automatically?

Does Ubuntu install your PC drivers automatically? And does it need to be updated like Windows Update?
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Cant see wireless enable/disable option in my lenovo z51-70 laptop

I cant post the image because i dont have that much reputation :( output of "lspci -nn" command is: 00:00.0 Host bridge [0600]: Intel Corporation Broadwell-U Host Bridge -OPI [8086:1604] (rev 09) ...
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Ubuntu not starting post cuda installation

I am running Ubuntu 14.04 alongside windows 8.1 on an HP Envy 15 laptop having Nvidia gtx 850m graphic card. I was trying to setup the cuda programming environment as given here ...
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Which of these hardware devices are not listed in the /dev directory?

(1) Mouse (2) Video adapter (3) Network adapter (4) Webcam (5) Hard drive (6) USB drive I feel like all of them is listed except for the network adapter , Is that correct ?
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Printer Color Management How do I calibrate my printer?

I currently have a dilemma. My computer prints fine on windows, but in linux the colors are too dark. I am relatively new to linux, and I can not for the life of me find out how to make my printer's ...
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BCM43228 not working after reboot

I am posting this thread after trying the solutions already provided in the forum but it does not work for me. Installed ubuntu 14.04 LTS version on Dell Latitude E6420 with a broadcom wifi devicie ...
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How to install Lattice Diamond 3.4 on ubuntu 14?

I am having a problem regarding the installation of Lattice diamond 3.4 software on Ubuntu. I downloaded the rpm file and converted into deb file using alien. Then tried to unpack it using command ...
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lagging videos in graphic card of nvidia GeForce 9500 GT via os linux that based ubuntu [on hold]

I have graphic card of nvidia geforce 9500 GT but that I use this via opration system of linux mint mate version 17.2 of 32 bit, so via any Web browser from any web site to display videos. if i choose ...
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Linksys Wireless-G USB Network Adapter WUSB54G ver 4 Can't Connect to WiFi

I'm a newbie to Xubuntu and am having trouble with getting my usb adapter to work properly. If anyone tell me how to do it step by step it would be greatly appreciated. I'm currently typing this ...
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WiFi not working - 15.04 - Broadcom BCM4313 [14e4:4727] (rev 01)

I will first start by describing my problem: I have a 2 WiFis that I want to use on Ubuntu, they first worked and then after a few days they stopped stopped working. I tried reinstalling the machine, ...
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Problem with wireless 14.04 (RTL8111/8168/8411 PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet Controller)

I just installed Ubuntu 14.04, and am h aving trouble getting my wireless working. I've run Ubuntu desktops before, but I just can't get it working, and I'm not sure what to do. This is the output of ...
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Realtek rtl8723be.conf file doesn't exist | wireless not working | HP probook 455 G2

I have 15.04 Ubuntu MATE build and i cant get my wireless to work. I've tried everything , installing rtlwifi_new drivers, this is also happening with MINT and 15.10 beta 1 release. I tried it with ...
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Unable to use “Beetel BG64 HSPA Datacard” in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I am totally new to Linux. I was using Windows in my Mini-Laptop till last week. All my requirements are working fine with Ubuntu-12.04-LT, but I am unable to use my "Beetel BG64 HSPA Datacard" in ...
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lenovo wireless driver

i bought lenovo g50 with windows 8 pre-installed.i installed ubuntu 14 tls,but i can connect to the internet only via ethernet cable.it writes wifi has been switched off by hardware switch.what ...
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Wifi problem rtl8723be card

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 in a laptop with a rtl8723be card and I can't get an stable wireless connection. After 2 or 3 min my wifi disconnect and I have to reboot. I have tried this solution: echo ...
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How to install Canon Pixma E400 on Ubuntu 14.10?

Fair warning: I am a complete noob to Linux and Ubuntu. I have been trying to install the Canon Pixma E400 printer but have not succeeded so far. I tried: locating the driver through the ...
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Hearthstone graphics glitch (shadows on Blackrock board)

Specs: VGA compatible controller: NVIDIA Corporation GF114 [GeForce GTX 560] (rev a1) Subsystem: ASUSTeK Computer Inc. Device 83b5 Kernel driver in use: nvidia Ubuntu 15.04 - Linux-x86_64 NVIDIA ...
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August LP205R on Ubuntu GNOME 15.04

Similar question have been asked before, but there were no answers. I cannot comment there, nor I have an answer, therefore I don't see other option but to ask again. I have a USB laser presenter ...
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How to get my Intel Wireless 3165 to work?

I have installed Ubuntu 15.04 on my new Intel NUC However the wifi does not work. It complains (in dmesg) that the iwlwifi module was unable to load the firmware code because iwlwifi-3165-10.ucode ...
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Touchpad Driver for Dell Vostro 3458

I just bought a laptop Dell Vostro 3458 and the touchpad is not working. Do you know how can I get the proper driver to solve this issue ? regards, Alessandro Silveira
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Fresh Install of Ubuntu and Nvidia drivers not working with CUDA

So i just installed 14.04 and had to boot with nomodeset parameter on my machine with a GTX 970. I installed then booted with the same parameter, installed the new Graphics Drivers PPA and installed ...
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Where can I find ASROCK E350M1 Integrated AMD Radeon HD 6310 graphics driver?

I just built a desktop computer using an ASRock E350M1 board, powered by an AMD Fusion E-350 APU (AMD Radeon HD 6310 GPU Model). I installed Ubuntu 10.04. Did all the updates. Almost everything works ...
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How do I connect a Cannon Pixma MG3550 printer wirelessly to my laptop?

It will not read the installation cd as its for windows, I have been on the cannon site but that is for windows or a mac. I went into settings but need a url number for the printer(absolutely no ...
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Nvidia Driver install

I have been searching for days on getting started with Linux and still can't get started. I am running the following CAELinux xunbuntu 12.04 I7 16 GB ram SSD 500 gb Nvidia GT 540M and an integrated ...
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Konica Minolta bizhub c3350

I am a complete novice Ubuntu user. I have started using a shared business centre and the printer here is a Konica Minolta bizhub c3350. I am unable to print at present, can anyone help with getting ...