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Tiptoi - Update the firmware?

Tiptoi Ravensburger game: How to update the firmware?
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Error in updating to Latest Firmware

I am using ubuntu 12.04 LTS and would like to update the latest update releases through update manager.. Below was the error displaying in details of update manager when updating Firmware for Linux ...
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Bluetooth BCM431412 not working in Ubuntu 14.04

Firstly, it is my first question, so please pardon me, if you see any mistakes... I'm running a x64 Ubuntu distr in a: Sony Vaio SVF15A13CDB With a WiFi/Bluetooth board BCM43142 and my Bluetooth ...
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Is it possible to reuse the extracted firmware file for isight without extracting it again on a new install of Ubuntu?

I have recently reinstalled 14.04 LTS on my MacBook 2,1 (early 2007). I have had the isight webcam working before following the method outlined on the Ubuntu MacTel wiki. I have copied the ...
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Linux firmware management not clear

I have a laptop with Intel Wireless 7260 on the board and had some problems with connection in Ubuntu 14.04 (3.13.0-36-generic). While solving this I was required to update firmware called ...
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Install intel centrino wireless controller firmeware in linux-libre

I have the following wireless network controller: 03:00.0 Network controller [0280]: Intel Corporation Centrino Wireless-N 2200 [8086:0891] (rev c4) Subsystem: Intel Corporation Centrino ...
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How to create a bios update usb? (Toshiba NB10t series)

After a few days struggle with installing ubuntu and trying to make it boot, I have discovered that Toshiba has made an update for their buggy UEFI fifirmware ...
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Intel Corporation Wireless-N 7260 card dies randomly

On Ubuntu 14.04 32bit, after some up-time my wireless card stops working. Sometimes it helps to stop WiFi in the nm-applett (at the top right corner) and restart it to get a new connection to my WiFi, ...
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Bluetooth does not work - “can't load firmware” - Vaio - Ubuntu 14.04

Everything goes well with my new Vaio laptop except the bluetooth. It is recognized in some way but it does not work. I have already looked in askubuntu for similar cases but I don't find a solution ...
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How to access the UEFI firmware settings? (aka BIOS)

When trying to install Ubuntu on a UEFI-capable computer that came with Windows 8 preinstalled there is no indication like on previous computers (eg. "Press F2 to enter setup") when to access the BIOS ...
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Need to copy firmware files at /usr/lib to /lib using terminal

I have a Cubox-i4Pro and I'm running Xubuntu on it. In order to get Wi-Fi working I have to copy the firmware folder "brcm" from /usr/lib/firmware/brcm and make the folder /lib/firmware/brcm. Refer ...
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Adding firmware to Ubuntu USB through Windows

I have a Cubox-i4Pro, (http://www.solid-run.com/) and I need to add a firmware package to /usr/lib. I can't write to the partition on my Windows because it doesn't use the same file system and ...
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/dev/mem: mmap: Operation not permitted: Using dmidecode

I am trying to get my BIOS firmware version, and memory info using dmidecode. I am connected to the server through ssh as a root user. We recently just started moving our servers from Debian 6.0, to ...
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How to use /lib/firmware/ar9710.fw with WN111v1 wireless adapter in Ubuntu 12.04?

Today I was delighted to find a file named ar9710.fw in my Ubuntu 12.04 computer's /lib/firmware/ directory. It's supposed to be for the WN111v2 wireless adapter. Since I am totally new to this ...
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WiFi N7260: Direct firmware load failed with error -2

Dell laptop. Wifi not working after installing ubuntu 14.04. Tried to update firmware, but not working. Any ideas? /var/log/syslog: Jul 21 15:30:21 rwilco-Vostro-5470 kernel: [ 2631.370168] ...
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Latest Hardware firmware update kills wifi

After installing the latest firmware update, my Ubuntu 12.04 is left with no wifi. At boot, I get the message "no rtlwifi firmware found". Using synaptic I can find no such firmware in the ...
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firmware install on HP 630

I have a realtek8188ce network device. the output of sudo lshw -c network is: *-network description: Ethernet interface product: RTL8111/8168/8411 PCI Express Gigabit ...
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Network Unclaimed with HP Ethernet 1Gb 4-port 331T Adapter

My desktop computer runs Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. It has a one port Ethernet 'eth0' interface. I have four Ethernet-enabled signal processing devices. To connect these devices to my computer for data ...
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Possible missing firmware /lib/firmware/radeon/VERDE_mc2.bin

I have this missing firmware after compiling and installing kernel 3.14.6 (mainline) Could someone point me to where I can get it or how to make it get compiled?
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Broadcom Wireless Issues in Lubuntu 14.04

I recently installed Lubuntu 14.04 on my parents' old laptop, and I've been having a super difficult time getting the Broadcom card up and running. I've been following this thread: Installing Broadcom ...
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How does the kernel load firmware? [closed]

Recently I've been struggling to get a wifi card to work properly (bcm43228), and had a few related questions. Questions are all related to the same subject, so imo it makes sense to make only one ...
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help connecting wirelessly lubuntu 12.04

Okay, so you will probably think I'm crazy, but I had so many problems with Windows, I decided to reinstall XP...fat lotta good that did. So I tried lubuntu, not knowing anything about it or ...
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Can't install linux-firmware. Eternal download looping

I'm having problems with the linux-firmware instalation. When i try to update my ubuntu 13.10 64 bit it starts a eternal download loop here: Os pacotes a seguir serão atualizados: linux-firmware 1 ...
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Computer missing firmware?

I have an iMac G5 that I'm looking to install Ubuntu, Kubuntu, etc, and release of Ubuntu on to. Whenever I try to install any version (I've only tried 12.04 and above), I install the OS without ...
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non free firmware

I just installed Lubuntu 13.10. I was able to connect with my wifi device. After the install my computer would not recognize my wireless device CNet model CQU-906. How can I download the correct ...
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Problems with wireless 12.04 firmware install on samsung ativ book 9 plus [duplicate]

I am having trouble with the wireless connection on Ubuntu 12.04. This is the output I get with the command sudo lshw -C network: PCI (sysfs) *-network UNCLAIMED ...
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Detect Network Hardware Non-Free Firmware File

During the installation of Ubuntu 12.04.4 LTS on a new computer build and i am getting a message that says "some of your hardware needs non-free firmware files to operate. It says the missing firmware ...
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Dell xps13 Bluetooth disabled in 12.04

I have updated the wifi firmware to 20.0.7.0 on my Dell laptop and now the Bluetooth seems disabled. It says that it is on, but when I enter in Bluetooth settings it says that it is disabled. How can ...
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How do I compile only drivers from kernel source

I have my phone's kernel source and i'm running ubuntu in android. I want to compile drivers to ubuntu but when i'm typing 'make' on driver folder ,I encounter 'make no targets stop' error. help me :D ...
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Firmware 1.79.9 Package Install operation failed

When I tried to update Ubuntu through Update Manager, all other updates are installed. One update was downloaded but not installed. I tried again and again but error cannot be fixed. I get the ...
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How to solve linux-firmware package upgrade problem?

If I do an apt-get upgrade I get the following error: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done The following packages will be upgraded: ...
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Fail to install “Firmware for Linux kernel drivers” [duplicate]

My computer can not update the Firmware for Linux kernel drivers. Could you please help me with the error below? installArchives() failed: (Reading database ... (Reading database ... 5%% (Reading ...
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How to know what firmware a new Nexus 4 has?

I would like to buy a new Nexus 4 to flash the Ubuntu phone on it. It's written what firmware (Nexus 4 mako occam) the phone should have, but how to find out if I buy it from the store?
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When I plug my printer the system automatically knows its make and model

Does the systems reads the firmware of the device and knows it behavior features and functions or does Ubuntu have all the device drivers in a database?
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Firmware issues with HVR-950Q

I am trying to install Hauppauge TV Tuner HVR-950Q on a system with Quantal 12.10. I bought one of these cards about a year ago and it worked great. I'm trying to install a 2nd tuner now and I can't ...
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problems with BCM4401-B0 Ubuntu 12.04 [duplicate]

I have been trying to get the wireless on my Dell latitude D520 laptop working for a while now, and all the guides are here are of no help, the solutions i have tried are as follows: -Adding the ...
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In ubuntu, how to find whether CMOS battery is working or not? [closed]

I want to programatically determine whether CMOS battery is working or not. In my C++ program on linux I want to connect to internet and update system time if CMOS battery is not present or not ...
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Error while dumping ethernet network card BIOS's ROM - RTL8111/8168b

Using this tutorial "Using the PCI sysfs interface to dump the Video BIOS ROM" I tried to repeat the steps for dumping BIOS ROM from the network card. My network card is: polipo@polipo:~$ lspci ...
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Firmware Bug, try to use APIC500

Whenever I wake my computer out of suspension, I get the following error code. [Firmware Bug]: cpu 1, try to use APIC500 (LUT offset 0) for vector 0x400, but the register is already in use for ...
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How to install Libertas Firmware

I have a case where trying to install the libertas-firmware package results in: The following packages have unmet dependencies: libertas-firmware : Depends: firmware-libertas but it is not ...
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Wireless connections “Device not ready (firmware missing)” 12.04

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 on an old Dell laptop and have been for the last few weeks. Up until now, wireless has functioned fine; however, I got this message after rebooting today. The computer froze ...
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Which iwlwifi firmware for Intel WiFi Link 5100?

After upgrading to 13.04 the wifi usually fails to find a network and after a while the network manager crashes. After some digging it looks like the iwlwifi firmware version for my PC Intel WiFi Link ...
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missing firmware for pci-802n in 12.10

have spent several hours trying to figure out how to install this wireless card. Seems it worked out of the box in 9.1 but no longer supported. several tutorials for older distros didn't work. ...
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apparent low color depth on EFI Boot

I am running Ubuntu 13.04 and Mint 14 on a Mac Mini 6,2 (Late 2012) - Intel HD4000. When I boot from the legacy BIOS, I see good colour as it should appear. However, when I boot from the EFI ...
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Option to connect to WiFi disappeared after upgrading

I installed Lubuntu on to my Presario V5000 today off my old 12.04 disk. I installed all the updates then upgraded to 12.10 I was hooked up to an Ethernet cable to update it and before I saw firmware ...
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12.04 Wireless Internet missing firmware

I just installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my Compaq Pesario V2000, however, I am missing te appropriate firmware for wireless access. I am somewhat of a noob to Ubuntu so semi-detail instructions would be ...
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Firmware missing and Wi-Fi not working

I put Ubuntu on an Acer Aspire 3690 Laptop (replaced Windows Vista). Everything seems to work fine except the wireless connection. It says FIRMWARE MISSING. It detects that I have a wireless card, so ...
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Installer says I'd need a wireless firmware, but WLAN works without it out of the box

While installing 12.04.01 (Alternate) on a netbook (Samsung N150Plus), Ubuntu informed me that I'd need the firmware brcm/bcm43xx-0.fw. I skipped this step. If I understand this page correctly, the ...
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Bluetooth not working on an Alienware m14x r2

on my alienware m14x r2 laptop with ubuntu 12.04.1 x64, the bluetooth interface is not working. WLAN works fine. I have a dualboot install with ubuntu & win 7 on this laptop. In win 7, the ...
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How can I update the firmware on a DWM-156 HSUPA 3.75G USB adapter?

I am using DWM-156 HSUPA 3.75G USB ADAPTER.Its hardware version is A6 and Firmware version is 6.0.0WW.I have purchased the modem one month back.Using this i am not able to receive call or make call. ...