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Do I need to update firmware with Intel® SSD Firmware Update Tool for intel 535 SSD when using Ubuntu 16.04? [closed]

Should I download and install it for better performance or better stability?
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Getting Killer Wireless-AC 1535 working for installing Ubuntu 16.04

My wireless device is 168c:003e:1a56:1353 rev 32. The installer contains a 4.4.0-21-lowlatency kernel, and I see firmware files in /lib/firmware/ath10k/QCA6174/hw3.0 There is a board.bin and firmware-...
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fwupd taking up to 200% CPU

I ran recently top and see that fwupd is taking more than 200% CPU whole the time. Can any one say what this firmware update is and what should i do to make him leave the CPU? I am on 16.04.
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getting acpi warnings/errors and vgaarb errors. Running Ubuntu 16.04 on Lenovo Z50-70.

Following are the errors or warning that I am getting. I am a complete novice at Linux, so don't have much knowledge of what is going on. Please let me know, if I am required to post the output of ...
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Wireless connects only at some locations : Qualcomm Atheros QCA6174 adapter

I have a relatively new Acer Aspire v15 Nitro. My wireless card is a Qualcomm Atheros QCA6174. Currently, my wifi connects to networks sometimes, but only in select few locations. In most locations, ...
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Making the iwlwifi driver load the newest firmware for intel 7265D in Ubuntu 16.04 with kernel 4.6.0

My wireless connection seems to slow down from around 50Mbps to 3Mbps frequently. Other PCs on the same network do not suffer this slowdown. I have an Intel(R) Dual Band Wireless AC 7265, REV=0x210 (...
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Bluetooth broadcom 43142 unstable connection and other bugs during work

I could successfully install drivers for this module thanks to this answer, but there are some issues. I need bluetooth for my keyboard, which works just fine under Windows. But with linux ...
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Can't get Wifi to work with Intel Wireless Card

I'm definitely not a Linux pro, but I can give a run-down of what I've tried so far: I've went to search for additional drivers, which didn't work. Ran apt-get upgrade, which didn't work. Installed ...
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Bluetooth Broadcom BCM20702 does not load firmware (driver issue) - 14.04

I am able to establish a connection between a Bluetooth ear-piece and the Bluetooth controller in the PC. The problem is that the O/S does not provide an option to send audio output to the Bluetooth ...
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Problem flashing Ubuntu Touch Firmware on Aquaris M10 (frieza)

I have the new bq Aquaris M10 tablet. The device was recognized by my Linux machine using adb devices. I tried making my filesystem writable using phablet-config writable-image. Well, this turned ...
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Asus N752V Ubuntu iwlwifi issues during installation

I'm trying to install Ubuntu on my new laptop, but right in the beginning of the installation stops with the following error: wilwifi 0000:02:00.0: unsupported splx structure Does anyone know ...
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Updating Ubuntu from otherside of partition

Ubuntu is my OS of choice, however I seem to missing firmware--restore didn't help. It won't detect USB, it won't turn on the wireless card, and sound doesn't play. Right now I'm online through a ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 Bluetooth firmware failed to load

I was running Ubuntu 16.04 with no problems form the daily builds. After a dist-update my bluetooth firmware failed to load. What to do? $ uname -a; lspci -nnk | grep -iA2 net; lsusb; dmesg | grep -i ...
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Load disk driver during Ubuntu installation

I am using SAS controller LSI 3008 (non-RAID mode) that connected to all disks. During installation Ubuntu 14.04, the controller doesn't detected. In this case, I use ISO from here. Meanwhile, the ...
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Can gpsd change the firmware of a gps receiver?

A while ago, I've tested the Global Sat BU-353-S4 gps receiver on Windows 7 and worked well when tested with software that used it. At the same time, it did not work on Ubuntu, followed many ...
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Intel wireless controller 8260 unclaimed - ubuntu 15.10

I know that there are several issues about this topic, but I couldn't get wifi run so far. After I installed ubuntu 15.10 on a new thinkpad carbon, I had to add the two kernel parameters 'i915....
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ath10k_pci constant errors

I just installed Ubuntu on my laptop as a dualboot next to Windows (Acer Aspire VN7-572G-573E) And things are working fine apart from little audio stuttering I get time to time. But, when I pressed ...
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Intel wireless not working at all

To start off I am very new to Ubuntu so when explaining do not use shortcuts please because I will not understand. So I installed Ubuntu 15.10 on my Hp Envy and the wireless card is not working. I ...
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Bluetooth [0cf3:3004] turns off immediately

As soon as I enable bluetooth from the gnome settings, it turns back off. [ 4241.696392] perf samples too long (2518 > 2500), lowering kernel.perf_event_max_sample_rate to 50000 [ 4306.801973] usb ...
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How to install new LINUX version along with LINUX FIRMWARES in Ubuntu 12.04? [duplicate]

I am facing a peculiar position after reinstalling Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. I have a separate / and /home folder. After running the command uname -r, i see that the linux running on my laptop has version 3....
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Turn PS3 Slim into Linux server [closed]

I have a PS3 Slim that I wish to turn into a Linux server but I don't know how to go about doing this. My specific ps3 has a model number of CECH-2101A. Where do I need to go to get the modded ...
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How to recompile linux kernel and make an iso installation for ubuntu

I want to install Ubuntu server 14.04.3 on a my server which has an intel PCI-E 10 Gigabit* network card. The installation wizard does not detect this network since the firmware is not available on ...
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How to install firmware [closed]

I having problems with wifi. I find the firmware. It is .tgz but I don't know how to install it. My wifi card is Network controller: Intel Corporation Wireless 3160 (rev 93) I'm using Ubutnu 14.04
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Linux-firmware update fails, everytime

In my Ubuntu 14.04 LTS system, multibooted with Windows 10, the update of Linux-firmware and Linux images always fails. I get an alert for the available updates, updates are downloaded to 100% and ...
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Intel 7260 does not manually set frequency in 15.10 as it did in 14.04

I have been a Ubuntu user for some time and have come across a problem with using Ubuntu 15.10 with an Intel 7260 Wi-Fi chip for packet captures. I am unable to set the frequency in 15.10 as I have ...
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Unable to install firmware or apps, missing dependencies [duplicate]

I bought this computer, an iMac, from an auction and it already had ubuntu 11 installed to it. Now, the pc is going to be a gift to my sister, and most of the basic things she wants to do can be done ...
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Qualcomm Atheros Device [168c:003e] (rev 32) QCA6174 - Problems after kernel/firmware update (4.2.0-18-generic/firmware_1.149.2)

I recently updated because of a missing wifi driver (Qualcomm Atheros Device [168c:003e] - ath10k_pci) to 4.2.0-18-generic/firmware_1.149.2. The Wifi is still not working (even with the driver). ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Install Firmare released for ath10k_pci

Follow up to Ubuntu 14.04 Wireless not working: no network interface. Atheros [168c:003e] device The devs have released the firmware (as noted in the bug report) Now, I have the firmware installed ...
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Wireless lan QCA61x4 not working on Ubuntu 15.10

I've installed Ubuntu 15.10 on my laptop(Samsung NT900X3K-K78S) Everything works fine except wireless lan(QCA61x4). So, I've searched and tried every related question answers. but there is no working ...
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Firmware will not update

sudo apt-get upgrade Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Calculating upgrade... Done The following packages will be upgraded: linux-...
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Dell XPS 13 Developer Edition [closed]

Are there any hardware differences between the Dell XPS 13 Developer Edition and a regular Dell XPS 13? Can one simply buy the regular one and install their updated firmware and Ubuntu distribution? ...
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Where to find new firmware upgrades application on GNOME 3.18

I have just upgraded to Ubuntu GNOME 15.10 with GNOME 3.18, and I read here that there is a new firmware upgrades application, but I can't seem to find it anywhere, so how do I find it? I have ...
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network state DNS_PROBE_FINISHED_NO_INTERNET

Recently I bought a Hp pavilion 15 Notebook. Okey the problem is that when I'm on the internet afterba while of being connected, the pc leave receiving the signal of the Modem, and appears this error....
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Upgrading iwlwifi 7260 firmware on Lenovo T540p

Because of a really unstable Wifi connection, I think upgrading the firmware of my Intel(R) Wireless N 7260 from 7260-10 to 7260-14 could possibly fix the problem. I stumbled upon this post, where ...
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My PC loses the bluetooth firmware every time I restart it

I have to re-update the bluetooth firmware every time I restart. ~$ cat /proc/cmdline BOOT_IMAGE=/boot/vmlinuz-3.19.0-28-generic.efi.signed root=UUID=54775b42-3ac8-4219-b6d5-defcb23797b7 ro quiet ...
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Ubuntu Firmware for Meizu MX4

I own a Meizu MX4 device with Flyme Firmware on it... I'm interested if there is a way to get and flash Ubuntu on it, because I would really like to try new Ubuntu OS? Thnx!
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WiFi not working on HP 430 Probook with Intel 8260 WiFi hardware

I tried installing, Ubuntu 14.04 on my HP Probook and WiFi is not working. I tried updating my firmware to 1.127.15, still it does not work. The laptop has Intel 8260 WiFi Hardware. Is there ...
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Toshiba S70-B bluetooth issue

Bluetooth does not work in any release of Ubuntu I've tried, as late as 15.04 3.19.0-23-generic #24-Ubuntu SMP Tue Jul 7 18:52:55 UTC 2015 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux The adapter is BCM43142A0 ...
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Bluetooth does not detect any devices - Dell Inspiron 15/ 12.04LTS [duplicate]

The bluetooth adapter is visible and not blocked, but does not detect any devices at all while attempting to pair. rfkill list 0: dell-wifi: Wireless LAN Soft blocked: no Hard blocked: no 1:...
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How to find the built-in bluetooth adapter in Toshiba satellite c55-896 laptop

I have been using Ubuntu for over a year, but recently I have encountered an old problem again. When I First installed Ubuntu, it said 'No adapter found' in the Bluetooth section. I want to buy a ...
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Thinkpad T43 bluetooth problem - internal adapter not working

I have Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS 32 bit installed on an IBM Thinkpad T43. I've been having problems with bluetooth. I'm trying to connect to some August SE50 speakers. The computer's own bluetooth adapter ...
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Bluetooth Broadcom 43142 isn't working on ubuntu

Please help me! I'm new and can't to do anything... I was trying somethings from my searched but it still don't work. It's on but can't search any devices and can't searched from any too. Just tell ...
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bluetooth not detecting devices (firmware error

my bluetooth is not able to detect any of the other bluetooth devices ... i was using windows before and the bluetooth was working fine ... dmesg | grep firmware results in "[ 15.275727] ...
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Does firmware depend on OS and architecture?

I learned that firmware of a device runs in the device. So does firmware of a device not depends on the computer architecture and the OS kernel? (I know that a driver of a device depends on arch and ...
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Verisons of iwlwifi and firmware for my wireless card?

lshw -C network gives info about my wireless card, driver, and firmware: *-network description: Wireless interface product: PRO/Wireless 5100 AGN [Shiloh] Network Connection ...
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How to move folder from desktop to /lib/firmware?

I need to copy this b43 folder so i can get the broadcom firmware on Ubuntu 10.10 (which is the version I am running on). I've been looking around forever and have been trying different command lines ...
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Problem installing PCTV triplestick 292e

I'm running Mythbuntu 14.04. I've had two PCTV 290 usb tuners working just fine for a while in the same box. I had to replace one recently and ended up with a 292e. The 292e is supported in kernel 3....
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Behringer ASIO audio card in Ubuntu

I am owner of Behringer UMC202 audio card and i want to get it working with my Ubuntu 14.04 PC. There is no official support for this card on Mac or Linux (probably). If i connect device to my PC (...
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Wifi doesn't work on Ubuntu 14.04 anymore!

I've been struggling with my wifi for a week now. Since we changed router and provider(O2 box 6431), the connection doesn't work on Ubuntu anymore, yet it does work on windows (and also on ubuntu with ...
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Lubuntu 14.04 b43 missing firmware other solutions haven't worked

I am running Lubuntu 14.04 b43. Sorry I seem to have the same problem as many others. I have spent the last two or three days looking for other solutions and tried many of them to no avail. I get ...