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Error on boot, driver ebridge is already registered, cannot enter ubuntu

I run Ubuntu 15.10. After clean reinstalling drivers for graphics card I got the following error while trying to boot: Error: Driver 'ebridge' is already registered, aborting... ...after a few ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS keeps freezing, I feel like it's the Nvidia card I have

I've been having troubles with my computer as of late. I was running Ubuntu previously and it suddenly crashed on me so I did a fresh install and it has become a bit better but not really. 1) Whole ...
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Ethernet stopped working after the latest updates (Ubuntu 14.04)

My laptop doesn't have an ethernet port so I bought an ethernet adapter (D-link's DUB 13-12 USB 3.0 ethernet adapter) and after I installed the drivers (which took me weeks due to my inexperience) my ...
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unable to log in after tinkering with drivers

I was having some trouble getting steam to work on my ubuntu installation, while doing this I followed some suggestions about deleting/changing various files and changed a few packages. At some point ...
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Proprietary nvidia drivers for TitanX screen refresh problems (Ubuntu 14.04)

How screen looks like with proprietary drivers Hi all, I just installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my new machine. (Machine specs: Nvidia Titan X, dual Xeon E5-2687W v3, 128GB Ram). The machine works fine ...
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Cannot switch from Intel to Nvidia GPU somehow

I'm trying to get the GPU GeForce 940M on my new HP laptop ENVY 17-n101ng running, but have somehow extreme troubles switching from Intel to Nvidia... I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (16-bit). I have ...
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15.10 login error Extension GLX missing on display 0

Been working on this problem for a day and half and got pretty far utilizing this forum. Posting for the first time. Upgraded to 15.10 had multiple errors and think I'm down to the last one (fingers ...
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wifi connection keeps dropping in Ubuntu 15.10 - RTL8821AE

I recently purchased a lenovo ideapad300 and installed a dual boot system. the wifi for windows 10 works seamlessly while its problematic in ubuntu this is the output for lspci -knn | grep Net -A2 ...
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High latency spikes BCM4352

Here's the facts: Using Ubuntu 15.10 Using network-manager (also tested with wpa_supplicant) Using bcmwl_kernel_source (unable to compile broadcom_sta, other kernel_source versions are not working) ...
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15.10 - Bad performance, even with a SSD?

already asked this at the ubuntu forums, hopefully i get an answer here, I migrated from Windows10 to Ubuntu. I used Linux already in the past and distrohopped from Arch, to Fedora, to Debian and ...
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Realtek 8723BE Wifi problem

I have installed Ubuntu 15.04 on my laptop with RTL8723BE Wi-fi card. But it is always disconnecting from network. I have tried echo "options rtl8723be fwlps=N ips=N" | sudo tee ...
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Possible Graphics Problem Playing Out Of Reach

Ok so im running ubuntu 14.04 I am trying to play a steam game and my system dose meet the minimum system requirement and I have no problem playing the game itself just some minor graphics problem. My ...
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Installing new network driver ubuntu server 14.10

Ok first of all I was trying to connect my server to my router and set up my apache2 server so my server could be viewable online. But in my attempts to connect, I found that I have no eth0 ...
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Nvidia GT750M driver Ubuntu14.04

I configured my graphic card with the nvidia driver-331 by terminal with the command explained in this guide. ...
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Is there any way to install Atheros e2400 drivers?

I have a new motherboard: MSI Z170A GAMING M5. This motherboard has an Atheros killer e2400 Ethernet controller. When I do lspci -nn, I get: 03.00.0 Ethernet controller [0200]: Qualcomm Atheros ...
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Qualcomm Atheros AR9565 Wifi Adapter. Can't find drivers

I am simply looking for where I can download the drivers(source code is fine, doesn't have to be precompiled) for my wifi adapter. My laptop manufacture is Lenovo and the model is Z50-75. The wifi ...
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How to use only the Nvidia GPU?

I have a laptop with an integrated Intel HD Graphics 3000 and a dedicated GPU from Nvidia. Since the Intel HD Graphisc is crashing all the time, how can I switch only on the Nvidia GPU and never use ...
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How to install, fglrx on (K)ubuntu 15.04 ? Starting version 219 AMD R9 290x

i have upgraded my Ubuntu 14.10 to Kubuntu 15.04 and as i thought the graphics driver would mess up. I am looking for a step-by-step tutorial how to install fglrx on Kubuntu 15.04. On 14.04 i had ...
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Wireless Internet not working Acer Aspire R5

I'm so new to Linux that it should be illegal for me to post on this forum. I bought this Acer Aspire a few months. It came with Windows 10. I obtained a virus after I removed my anti-virus soft ...
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Installing Intel iwlwifi firmware for UNCLAIMED Wireless 8260?

I just installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on my newly built PC. My motherboard is a Gigabyte H170N-WIFI and I am currently trying to get the wifi up and running on it. In terminal, when I run lshw -C network ...
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problem with dual amd graphics card amd radeon r5 A8 and radeon r7 m260

Good day I have problem with dual AMD graphics card AMD Radeon R5 A8 and Radeon R7 M260. Hope, you can help me, I try to install drivers at additional driver in Ubuntu, try download and install from ...
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How to get normal terminal or impement new intel i915 drivers to 4.2.0-27-generic kernel

I had problem with intel i915 drivers (get gpu hang) like this on Linux version 4.2.0-27-generic (buildd@lgw01-12) (gcc version 5.2.1 20151010 (Ubuntu 5.2.1-22ubuntu2) ) #32-Ubuntu SMP Fri Jan 22 ...
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Weird mouse behaviour in Xubuntu - BUG?

I have Xubuntu 14.04 x64 installed and I'm noticing a very strange behaviour. Sometimes my mouse acts as if I've pressed the right button and opens context menus at random. I've tried finding out ...
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ubuntu 14.04 cant login after uninstalling amd drivers

Im pretty new to ubuntu. I was using amd catalyst drivers but i wanted to update ubuntu so I decided to uninstall the drivers to prevent conflict so I did. "sudo aticonfig --uninstall". I cant recall ...
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Clean install of 15.10 (32 bit) gives cursor only blank screen after login

Please can someone help. I am trying to install ubuntu onto a Wiped Vaio. The install seems top work perfectly, formating the hard drive and installing updates (including 3rd party). The problemis ...
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Secondary Screen & Mouse Click snafu

I think both my problems are related. When I connect my laptop (Dell Latitude E6410) to my TV, after some overscan tweaking’s, it looks good on the TV but when I move my mouse to any of the edges of ...
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getting Netgear WNDA3100 USB adapter working on Ubuntu 15.10

I have been struggling with this problem for about 2 days now... Here is where I am: When I run ndiswrapper -l: bcmn43xx64 : driver installed device (0846:9011) present When I run ndiswrapper ...
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I can't connect to my wifi network

I have a serious problem here. I have a new pc . It's a HP Notebook - 15-ac103nk. I installed both Windows 7 and ubuntu. I had some problemes with Wifi drivers in Windows 7 but I fixed them , and ...
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Computer freezes when I close Xserver

I am trying to update the nvidia drivers and I need to kill Xserver. Opening Ubuntu with command line I both tried pgrep dm -l sudo kill (insert PID here) and /etc/init.d/gdm3 stop In both cases ...
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Ethernet driver for HP Compaq 8200 Elite Small Form Factor PC

I have an HP Compaq 8200 Elite sff PC. I downloaded the driver from hp, and installed it, but whenever i restart the pc, the driver I installed doesn't work, and I need to reinstall it again, and then ...
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I want to move from Windows 10

So I'm interested in making the move from Windows 10 to Ubuntu. I've got it running as a VM at the moment but would really like to use it as my primary OS and run Windows as a VM instead. My only ...
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What do I do with this tar.gz file from Broadcom for my Dell 1510 wireless card?

I just installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my 5-yr-old Dell Netbook in hopes of replacing Win XP. I know diddly about Linux, but I used to be able to get through DOS instructions, so I can type in a terminal. ...
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Just Installed Ubuntu on Laptop

So I am running Ubuntu on my clevo w110er (i7-3630Q, gtx 650m, Samsung ssd). My question is do I need to install drivers to get the full potential out of my hardware when I'm on Ubuntu? I also have ...
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primus: fatal: Bumblebee daemon reported: error: Could not load GPU driver

I recently installed Ubuntu 14.04 and then installed bumblebee following the instructions on Ubuntu Bumblebee wiki(where they said that primusrun is better than optirun for version=> 13.10) But when I ...
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is there any Ubuntu 15.10 USB 3 or USB-C to HDMI adapter that works

Hi I bought the latest Dell XPS 13 2015 and installed Ubuntu 15.10 on it. The laptop has two USB 3 ports and one USB-C port (no thunderbolt port or anything) I'm looking for for an adapter to HDMI ...
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What could be causing throughput issues?

I'm experiencing some crazy issues regarding my internet speed using Ubuntu 15.04. I can't get anything greater than 10Mbps down,but I'm achieve 30 Mbps up. My laptop doesn't have an Ethernet port, ...
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Radeon HD 3000 drivers for Ubuntu 14.04.3? HDMI overscan problems

Please be patient with me, I haven't used a linux distro since slackware in the late 90's and have since forgotten everything I once knew. Anyways, I've installed Ubuntu 14.04.3 on my main HTPC ...
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rlt8188ee.conf error

There doesn't seem to be a problem, but before bootup i get a message that says an error about libkmod and rlt8188ee.conf, saying the there is an issue on line 2 starting with c and on line 3 starting ...
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WiFi won't work, no matter what

Ok so I've been trying to troubleshoot this for a couple of months now but I just reached the end of my capabilities. The basic problem is that my wifi does not connect to my home network (at least ...
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Ubuntu is sluggish and fells slow

I have installed ubuntu 14.04 on my Lenovo s20-30. This is fresh install. System is quite slow, i thought it may be driver problem. How to check if im not missing some drivers or i need to configure. ...
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Unable to connect wifi ubuntu 14.04 LTS HP Pavilion Network driver rtl8723be

I have purchased a new HP Pavilion 15-ab030TX, just installed dual boot Ubuntu 14.04 next to Win8. But my wifi has been showing either very weak signal at times or none at all. I tried multiple ...
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Asus Strix GTX970 Unable to get 1920x1080 Resolution Ubuntu 14.04

Been using linux off and on for a while now, and I have never had a graphics card issue until now. Built a new PC, was running Windows 8.1 on it. Ran just fine, I was able to pull 1920x1080 all day ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Atheros AR922X [168c:0029] Wifi PCI memory region reserve error

I've been struggling with this for a while. Can't make my PCI Wifi card work on a desktop with Ubuntu 14.04. I'm attaching the wireless-info.txt by the 'wireless-info' script. Please note the first ...
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Fan is not detected

I'm trying to use ubuntu in my laptop. But the fan seems to not working.. I try use sudo pwmconfig but this is the result.. sudo pwmconfig # pwmconfig revision 6166 (2013-05-01) This program will ...
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Diagnosing the problem when Canon printer fails to print under Ubuntu

I understand that the issue of Canon printer under Linux has a number of posts. Actually one of these, was started by me. After inputs from others I have successfully printed using Canon LBP6000 from ...
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Updating graphic drivers because Maple is unable to render 3D graphics with Ubuntu 14.04

I'm trying to plot a 3D graph with Maple on Ubuntu 14.04, but I get the following error: Maple is unable to render 3D graphics Your operating system, graphics, or video driver may require ...
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Dell b1160w not working in 14.04

I originally installed the dell b1160w printer on ubuntu 12.04. It worked as expected. A few months ago I upgraded to ubuntu 14.04 64 bit and now I can't get the printer to work. I looked at the ...
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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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Can not change display resolution on a Sony VGN-FZ21M

My Sony Notebook VGN-FZ21M does have a NVIDIA grafic card with a VESA G86 Board - e415h01. My Problem is, that i can not change the display resolution from 1024*768 (4:3) to 1980*1280. I tried to in ...
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Black screen flash during video

I am watching videos, not in full screen but full window, running from my laptop to tv via hdmi, at random moments the tv goes black for a second and loses sound but video does not stop. Is there ...