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Missing 'usb.h' file: What is it, where do I get it?

Summary: What is 'usb.h'? Is this a system specific file that should be installed with my OS? Is it a software specific file that should be included with the source code I'm compiling? Is it ...
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Unable to install drivers for Linux Brother DCP-J140W printer

I'm not able to install the drivers for dcp-j140w brother printer. Brother page for linux shows four drivers, of which i can install only the last two (scanner). Therefore, the first two (printer) ...
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Xubuntu Tearing and Crashing on Logout, Reboot, Shutdown, Ctrl+Alt+F# and Randomly

Using Nouveau drivers I am able to use everything as intended. The only issue is tearing. I have compton installed and running which gets rid of most of the tearing. There is a single tear on my main ...
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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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How to install driver for AMD redeon HD 8750? [duplicate]

I installed Ubuntu 14.01 on Lenovo G400 laptop now I want install driver for AMD Redeon HD8750. How to do that?
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I cannot delete a folder from a driver (ubuntu 13.04) [on hold]

When i try to delete a folder from a drive its saying through UI Error while deleting. Could not remove the folder New_Movie When i clicked show details , its showing Could not remove the folder ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 With Nvidia Proprietary Driver Problem

Okay hi guys, I've tried multiple solutions to other (similar) problems posted here but sadly they don't yield anything good :( My stuff: Acer Aspire V3-471G Intel Core i5-3210M Currently using ...
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screen noise playing videos on 14.04 using nvidia GeForce Gt610 with nvidia driver 340

The noise looks like little horizontal white streaks/broken lines that come and go very briefly, remeniscient of a noisey video cable. When I used the nouveau driver, it doesn't happen at all. I tried ...
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Connection dropouts with RealTek RTL8188CE

I'm an Ubuntu rookie with an unresolved wireless internet connection issue. I've spent a lot of time fiddling around in my never-ending quest to get my connection working properly, but my inexperience ...
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HP Probook 4530s overheating problem (ati/radeon)

Well, this is a painful topic, because I see, that graphic card developers don't want to support Linux environment with their drivers. I have HP Probook i5-2430M CPU, ATI Radeon HD 6490M/ Intel HD ...
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language problem

I have been using ubuntu for my official purpose. Actually I have installed ubuntu 14.04 desktop version OS in one server. Everything is fine but when I try to execute command ls -ltr then is shows ...
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Ubuntu and a Epson Artisan 835 printer not installing (Install locks up)

Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and a Epson artisan 835 printer not installing (Install locks up). I use set-up, printers, and choose the Epson. It starts to install and locks up about half way. Is there a way to ...
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Wifi is Very Slow on Ubuntu with BCM4313

The internet is very slow like %90 of the time and then will go back to normal a few minutes later for like 30 seconds or so and ONLY on Ubuntu. Generally the Wifi is completely unstable going from ...
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how can install AMD graphics driver on lenova G400? [on hold]

I installed ubundu 14.01 on lenova G400 laptop now i want install AMD graphics driver on my laptop i have only basic knowledge about linux
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Hybrid graphics and Xorg.conf

Is there any sane way to be able to configure X server and have working hybrid graphics at the same time? Whenever I add "xorg.conf" X server stops loading driver for second (discrete) GPU. Example ...
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Audio input prompt not updated

I am currently running 14.04 on a dell xps 13. I have installed some of the drivers from the driver support pack. However, these drivers were created for 12.04. The problem I am getting is that the ...
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Unable to connect to wireless network on my sony F15218 laptop with ubuntu 12.04 lts 64 bit

I have been trying since yesterday to get wifi working on my laptop. it was working fine till yesterday but has stopped working now. Actually the problem is it's not able to find my home wifi. It ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 - Installing nvidia-current driver fails

I'm trying to install the nvidia drivers for my notebook but I'm having a lot of troubles... First some info on my system. I have Ubuntu 12.04 64 bit, lspci gives: 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: ...
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Gnome Ubuntu 14.04 aticonfig: No supported adapters detected ati radeon 6770m

pavilion dv6 It worked previously but I uninstalled the fglrx and tried to reinstall it. I tried installing it via additional drivers as well as the Ubuntu AMD Catalyst install tool as well as ...
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How to Force Ubuntu to load and use my .ppd printer driver instead of the default one?

I have a Dell 1815dn printer and a laptop with Ubuntu 12.04. Ubuntu recognizes the printer automatically and installs a default driver. But this driver lacks the option to bypass the toner-saver ...
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Missing OpenCL.so file / No GPU found

I am having trouble trying to get my graphic card to be recognised, not just recognised, but for it being able make use of it's OpenCL/GL drivers for use in Gaming mostly and BitCoin mining. I have ...
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Netgear N300 WNA3100 Install Ubuntu 13.04

I've never used Ubuntu before so I am completely lost with what to do. I bought a Netgear N300 (WNA3100) wireless adapter card a few months ago after my old card stopped working. I decided to ...
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Can't install driver for AL500AC on Ubuntu 14.04

I'm trying to install a wi-fi driver for my wi-fi dongle on Ubuntu. The guide says I should: extract the folder (done) then type sudo make(done) then type sudo apt-get install build-essential(done) ...
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Update broke graphics driver, no GL, no Unity 3D, GeForce 610M

About a month ago an automatic update and a seven day-streak with no reboot somehow broke my graphics capabilities, rendering me Unity 2D'd and video-game-less. I suspect it is to do with driver ...
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Run Ubuntu hassle-free on Asus N56JN-MB71 [duplicate]

I was planning on buying the Asus N56JN-MB71. You can find the specs here: http://www.microcenter.com/product/431925/N56JN-MB71_156_Laptop_Computer_-_Black_Aluminum . I do not know anything about ...
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Intel i915 driver not in any of the diplays

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04. Everything was working fine until I booted up Ubuntu this morning and it froze at the purple screen, sometimes going to black screen then freezing there. I started it in ...
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Aspire r7 wireless not working [on hold]

ok so i installed it from a usb stick and the wirless does not work....i have no idea how to fix this there is no Ethernet port either, is there a way to put it on a usb stick and then install it?
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problem with dvd+r in Ubuntu 14.04

So I was trying to move my music collection (.mp3) from my windows 8 to Ubuntu.So I took a dvd+r disk put into windows worked fine ,put my music on it.Then when I put it in Ubuntu my tray spins,but ...
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ATI GPU temp sensor failed ? LM90 Fail

I currently use old laptop with ATI Radeon X1400 graphics card and lm-sensors shows "0" temperature: Aftersudo sensors-detect $ sensors adm1032-i2c-2-4c Adapter: Radeon i2c bit bus 0x92 temp1: ...
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How do I install graphics drivers for NVIDIA GT 555M series on a Lenovo Ideapad (Y570)?

I have a Lenovo Ideapad Y570 and it has a 1 GB NVidia GT 555M graphics card (ubuntu 14.04). All I want to do is to run cudaHashcat (64 bit one) on it. When I ran it initially I got a message like ...
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Continuous low-graphics mode on reboot after installing nvidia-331 driver

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS. After installing nvidia-331 driver, my machine continues to go to the low-graphics mode troubleshooting. The weird thing is that if I choose a recovery mode on boot and ...
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vga driver not working

I've got a acer aspire e1-572g with a AMD Radeon R7M265 but my VGA drivers are not detected Please help. tell me a way to install at least windows drivers. for more about my computer visit [1]: ...
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AMD drivers install

I recently installed ubuntu 14.04.1 on laptop HP g62-b10sv.I tried to install the ati drivers from additional drivers (fglrx) but it crashes at startup screen so i reinstall ubuntu.Any idea of what ...
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How to Install a Canon MF8040Cn Printer on Ubuntu 12.04

How to Install a Canon MF8040Cn Printer on Ubuntu 12.04. No help from Canon who say they support linux but don't even have a driver download on their site!
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How to install or activate the AMD graphics card?

I have a HP E026AX laptop with a discrete and an intergrated AMD graphics. After install the latest 14.6 beta driver, I am only able to get AMD Radeon HD 7660G working. Another tab is grayed out which ...
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No longer able to use WiFi, adapter Intel WiFi Link 5100, Ubuntu 12.04

Computer: Acer Aspire 7730. Only Ubuntu installed. Hi, I installed Ubuntu 12.04 yesterday and WiFi worked out of the box. But now the WiFi does not work anymore. It was after I did a sudo apt-get ...
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Troubleshooting while installing bumblebee on mint 17 [on hold]

I have a N56VZ laptop with Linux Mint 17 installed and I would like to run some programs (Blender for instance) with the Nvidia graphics card active. So I've tried to install Bumblebee following this ...
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How to install the new version of the RTL8187 driver on Ubuntu 13.04?

Well, Ubuntu has made me feel very welcome in the Linux world, opening its arms with serious problems. I guess I wouldn't say I am new, but I haven't used Ubuntu for almost 5 years now. I have been ...
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Ati free driver and fan speed

I have a Sapphire 5850 GPU. When I install any drivers in ubuntu for it my games run very heavy - with some strange glitches in the video. I went back to the default driver and the games in steam ...
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Connect konica minolta dialta 1611 printer

I am trying to connect an old Konica Minolta DiALTA 1611 printer to a freshly installed xubuntu 14.04 installation. Drivers don't show up in the driver search in the OS, and the company doesn't ...
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Poor Wi-Fi performance

here is the situation: Ubuntu 13.04, wireless adapter: intel PRO/Wireless 3945ABG [Golan]. Wireless driver: iwl3945. The problem is that wireless performance is less than satisfactory. I can connect ...
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ralink 148f:7601 wifi adaptor installation

I am trying to install ralink wifi adaptor to my desktop ubuntu 14.04 the system is not detecting the wifi. lsusb lists the device as: Bus 002 Device 004: ID 148f:7601 Ralink Technology, Corp. I ...
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Banding of Colours in Laptop LCD with AMD HD Radeon 8650g Card [on hold]

On using the open source drivers for laptop on My graphics card AMD Radeon HD 8650G Everything works smooth and better than proprietary graphics driver but the only problem is the banding of colors ...
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So I built a new rig and put ubuntu 14 64bit on it as only Os, i have 2 xfx radeon 6870 cards in

one is dual dis and the other is not I have the Cd for the non dual dis but I have no idea how to install the drivers, im sooo noob to ubuntu but i rly like it... I want to dual boot windows also ...
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Why won't my graphics work in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS?

I'm very new to Ubuntu and to Linux in general, and took the leap and formatted my PC to Ubuntu 12.04 LTS very recently :) I seem to be having some trouble getting my graphics card to run properly, I ...
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Crashes relating to certain graphical programs and games with ATI Radeon HD 3650 [on hold]

Whenever i play a "graphics-card intensive" game, or use google earth for a period longer than a couple of minutes, the game freezes and the monitor turns black. It then stays that way until i reboot. ...
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Can't install Nvidia 304 Updates on HWE 12.04.5 [on hold]

I've upgraded my 12.04 LTS to the new HWE bringing the Kernel to 3.13.0-32-generic #57~precise1-Ubuntu. My graphics card is a Nvidia 7600 GS and needs to use 304-updates to work. When upgrading to ...
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12.04 does not detect wlan0(Broadcom 4365)

Installed 12.04 on dell inspiron 5420. wired connection is working however wifi and bluetooth connection does not work. In fact I can't see wlan0. Can I know the correct driver to install?
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how to obtain mustek_usb2_backend?

i want to connect my scanner Mustek BP2448 CU Pro. currently it is not recognized. i saw that the backend mustek_usb2_backend can help. where can it be downloaded from?
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Is Ubuntu recognizing and/or using my NVIDIA graphics card?

This is my first post here, and I'm pretty new to Ubuntu/Linux. I currently have no other OS except for Ubuntu 13.10. (I used to have Win7 until i got a new terabyte hard drive). My current PC build, ...