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problem in setting up amd dual graphics Trinity [Radeon HD 7660G] and Thames [Radeon HD 7500M/7600M Series]

I am having problem in setting up AMD dual graphics Trinity [Radeon HD 7660G] and Thames [Radeon HD 7500M/7600M Series]. Trinity is working fine. I am unable to switch to my Thames graphic, amdcccle ...
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How do I install ATI Radeon HD 3200 graphics driver in 12.04 64 desktop?

I have had difficulty installing the drivers and I'm open to running a newer version of Ubuntu. To get the ATI Radeon™ HD 3200 graphics working on an acer 5517 is there a way to do it that is ...
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How to recover from an interrupted distribution upgrade and broken AMD driver install?

I seem to have broken my system hard. It started with me wanting some Compiz effects. I have a Dell Inspiron 14z with a AMD Radeon HD 7570M card. The card showed up in the output of lspci but not in ...
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Can't load extension GLX, can't load fglrx, and I don't know how to do anything to fix them

If I try to boot normally or through Failsafex, I get the "Low-Graphics Mode" screen and can't do anything. If I go into the terminal from there, I have "Loading extension GLX" and then no other ...
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Cannot control display brightness with HP ProBook 4545s (Radeon HD7420G) - Ubuntu 13.10

I need help because the notebook is always running at maximum light. 8( This HP Probook 4545s has AMD Radeon HD 7420G (HD7500M/7600M series) graphics and the video driver for the AMD graphics ...
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Mouse lagging and blue lines after fglrx uninstall

I recently tried installing AMD drivers from the official website and found out that my card was no longer supported so I uninstalled it back. But I have this problem: When I get to my login screen, ...
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Which graphics driver to install in ubuntu 13.10

So when I first installed linux I went and got this like amd catalyst driver off amd's website and when it installed it had some error and made me restart then the pc would not boot up correctly just ...
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Why won't my fglrx drivers work?

I have the amd a10-5800k apu, and later upgraded and added the amd hd 7770. Whenever I play on games my fps is really low, so I did some digging and the graphics card in use seems to be the ...
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1answer
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“System is running in low-graphics mode” error [duplicate]

I am very new to working with Ubuntu and working with command line input. Last night I tried to install Netflix desktop app which required wine-compholio, wine-browser-installer and lib(I forget the ...
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Install ATI Radeon HD in Ubuntu 13.10

I saw this. And downloaded this in AMD page. Which of these two should I use?, my graphic card is ATI Radeon HD 5450. Also, I don't understand what exactly amd64 means when talking about this ...
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I am getting black screen on Unity (Ubuntu 13.10)

I had forced shutdown my computer, when I turned it on, boot droped to a (initramfs) prompts/busybox. I've solved that problem with help of this post After login screen my screen turned black I've ...
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How do I install/use the fglrx-installer? [duplicate]

I tried updating my graphics card using the additional drivers but that didn’t work, nothing showed up. I tried installing it using the graphics card driver made by AMD but that just broke my computer ...
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Problems with AMD drivers. After logging in computer will not display unity interface

I recently built my first computer and installed Ubuntu since i am short on cash. For the last year I have been using ubuntu on my laptop, and have not had trouble with it. When I installed on my ...
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What gpu driver to use for 4870x2, ubuntu 13.10

I have a 4870x2 gpu and was wandering what driver i should use. As far as i understand the official legecy driver from amd wont work with ubuntu 13.10 because of the new X version? Right now it ...
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issues with fglrx and catalyst - have there been changes?

I have never had any issues with AMD proprietary drivers, but is seems maybe something has changed in Ubuntu that is causing issues? When switching to proprietary drivers the computer returns from ...
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AMD/ATI Radeon HD 6670 Graphics are Very Laggy in 13.10

It's very unfortunate because it really degrades the Ubuntu experience compared to Windows Vista. A year ago I bought an AMD/ATI Radeon HD 6670 graphic card because my old Nvidia card was getting too ...
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How does the fglrx interact with the i915 driver on hybrid GPU?

I have a hybrid GPU, with a discrete Radeon HD 8xxM series card, and the built in Intel card. If I use the AMD Catalyst control centre to disable the dgpu, then sudo lshw -C VIDEO *-display ...
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364 views

Fix a broken desktop GUI

I've been running 12.04 on a NVidia GPU. I attempted to install ATI's proprietary catalyst drivers and a second GPU. Now the X-desktop will not start. How do I refresh the borked desktop? Can ...
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1answer
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Ubuntu 13.10 Catalyst Installation

I am having Ubuntu 13.10 in my computer which is having Radeon HD 5730 / 6570M (supported) and Graphic controller: AMD/ATI Mobility Linux Kernel: 3.12 I cannot make it work in anyway, I always get ...
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AMD Radeon HD 4000 series graphics card support

I have an AMD Radeon HD 4000 series graphics card in my computer which is running Ubuntu 13.04. My system is overheating and sometimes shuts down automatically because of the overheating. What is ...
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125 views

What version should I install that will work best with my ATI 4670 card?

I have a Dell Studio XPS 1647 laptop that has a dual-core Intel Core i5 and an ATI Radeon 4670 GPU. It originally came with Windows 7 Home Premium installed, but I have since upgraded to Windows 8 ...
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How to reinstall the default graphics drivers in terminal and without internet

I accidently remove the graphics driver (I did something like apt-get remove --purge fglrx* and other things, I don't really remember) and now my computer boot to a console login page. Now without ...
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363 views

Left 4 Dead 2 (Beta) with fglrx slow

I have Xubuntu 13.04 amd64. I have switchable AMD GPUs with 6650M as dedicated, I have succesfully installed the very latest fglrx from AMD website (with package generation for good integration with ...
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How can I install AMD ATI Catalyst Display Driver In Ubuntu 13.10 64bit?

Hello I was wondering if I can install AMD Catalyst 13.1 Proprietary Linux x86 Display driver. I am running Ubuntu 13.10 Beta 64bit and the card in question is listed under the AMD Radeon HD 3000 ...
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222 views

Laptop over heating after 13.04. Video driver?

I recently installed Ubuntu 13.04 on my HP ProBook 6465g, Radeon HD 6520g. Now my laptop runs super hot, lag/no response from games, cpu at 80-100% (even when doing simple tasks) and the fans are ...
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crossfire ATI HD 3870s “adapter not detected”

Thanks for your time. I'm having an issue where Additional Drivers sees no video drivers for my cards, and when I installed FGLRX via terminal and ran aticonfig --initial, it claims I have no ...
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After FGLRX driver install: “Setting of real/effective user Id to 0/0 failed”

After completing the FGLRX driver install from the current 13.8 drivers (I was advised to do this because the drivers in Additional Drivers do not work at all), when I reboot, I come to a black screen ...
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Catalyst drivers problem on dell inspiron 14z with 13.04 [duplicate]

I installed the fglrx proprietary drivers from the synaptics pachage manager and all i get when reboot and log in is the screen with wallpaper but with no panel and launcher. "super" and other keys of ...
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686 views

AMD drivers which one to install

So i am new to the whole Ubuntu thing and im kinda clueless as to what AMD driver i need to install to run Dota 2 properly because at the moment the HUD flickers whenever i activate an ability or ...
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1answer
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fglrx issues with AMD Mobility Radeon HD 2600 XT on Xubuntu 13.04

The problem I have a rather old (~2007ish) iMac, which I've recently installed Xubuntu 13.04 (64 bit) on. For various reasons it's important that I'm able to get reasonable 2D graphics acceleration ...
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1answer
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No drivers for AMD Radeon HD 8750M or AMD Radeon HD 8550

I have a pretty urgent problem. I bought Asus N56DY laptop, and all of the specs are available here. The only difference is that I replaced the original HDD with an SSD. The graphic cards in question ...
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blank screen after installing ati ATI/AMD proprietary FGLRX driver manually

Today I tried to install the ati/amde proprietary deriver after downloading it from their website. I followed their instruction and the installation was ok , it didn't generate any error while ...
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1answer
275 views

Cant run Compiz with Gallium driver for ATI Radeon X1200

I have the same problem with the ATI drivers and Ubuntu 12.04. I simply can't make the 3D graphics acceleration work with my ATI Radeon X1200 (rs 690) graphics card. I just use the Gallium open ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 graphics issue resolved but dekstop is not the same

So I got fglrx and ATI drivers from the website mixed up. I wanted to update my laptop ATI Radeon HD 3430 drivers through Ubuntu so they would work at their best performance but in the end I managed ...
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VGA Controller is Intel's but graphic card is AMD/ATI, and 3d acceleration is not supported [duplicate]

I typed lspci -nn in the Terminal. And this is what it says : 00:00.0 Host bridge [0600]: Intel Corporation 3rd Gen Core processor DRAM Controller [8086:0154] (rev 09) 00:01.0 PCI bridge [0604]: ...
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Why does “AMD testing use only” pop up upon login? [duplicate]

I have just used this website to follow some of the steps to manually create the .deb file from the .zip file that is on the AMD site. Then I installed them one by one using the Debpackage installer. ...
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Does the latest Catalyst still include support for older graphics cards? [duplicate]

I'm trying to install Catalyst on Ubuntu 12.04 and I have a ATI Mobility Raeon X1400 card. Catalyst 9.3 states it support my graphics card but not Ubuntu 12.04. I downloaded Catalyst 13.1 which is the ...
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How can I begin to troubleshoot graphic display glitches

I've had this graphic display issue for a while but it's never really been a huge pain to try and troubleshoot it because it happens rarely. I've now plugged my PC into the AV receiver so I can ...
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1answer
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How can I use an ATI Radeon HD 6450 on Ubuntu 13.04?

Basically, I get a orange/purple/black flickering screen when I try to boot Ubuntu 13.04 with my AMD Radeon HD 6450 without the proprietary drivers, but cannot install the driver from the website ...
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1answer
1k views

Propertiary driver ATI Mobility radeon HD2600

I have got Ati Mobility radeon ,open source driver and Gallium 0.4 on RV 630. This open source driver is not powerful. I downloaded driver from AMD web page and at the beginning of the installation I ...
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Installing “AMD Catalyst™” [duplicate]

I have recently started using Ubuntu, and I do not know how to install my drivers. I have watched a few tutorials on Ubuntu and also read a few, however, non of them seems to work on my machine. I ...
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357 views

Hardware Acceleration on HD 7950 Ubuntu 13.04

I have installed a clean install of Ubuntu 13.04, and have attempted several methods of installing the fglrx drivers for the Gigabyte HD 7950 3GB graphics card with no success. Every time the driver ...
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1answer
679 views

Radeon HD6450 doesn't work under ubuntu 12.04 server

Hardware: HP proliant microserver N40L OS: Ubuntu server 12.04 (lsb_release gives Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS, to be precise) Graphics card: XFX radeon HD 6450 ...
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Graphics Driver - Low Grapich Error [duplicate]

I am using Ubuntu 13.04 (latest version) now I try to install graphics driver. I have followed this instruction How to Install AMD ATI Radeon Graphics HD 6770M on Ubuntu 13.04 64bit. I tried 4 times ...
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Installing new ATI drivers, running into issues

I'm trying to install "amd-driver-installer-catalyst-13.1-linux-x86.x86_64" for my HD 7850, but I'm having issues getting my old driver uninstalled (which I got from "fglrx-updates" under software ...
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1answer
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Installing fglrx 13.3 with powerxpress on Ubuntu 13.04

When trying to install fgrlx 13.3 from the AMD website, the installation goes smoothly, but when I to aticonfig --initial -f, I get the following error: Uninitialised file found, configuring. ...
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“system running in low graphics mode” - Ubuntu 12.04 [duplicate]

When I boot my Ubuntu 12.04, I get a screen showing: system running in low graphics mode After referring some forums and blogs, I tried the following: sudo apt-get install --reinstall ...
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1answer
744 views

Issues with Unity after installing and uninstalling FGLRX again

I tried to install FGLRX drivers on Ubuntu 13.04, but that didn't work out. I then went back to the open source drivers (via update-manager) but I couldn't boot into a graphical OS. I got a black ...
2
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1answer
420 views

Set default GPU for switchable ATI/Intel graphics

I am running Quantal using the Catalyst 13.3 ATI driver for Intel HD 4000/ATI HD 7670M setup. I can switch between integrated and dedicated GPU with amdconfig --px-igpu or amdconfig --px-dgpu. Upon ...
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How to reduce high GPU temperature in ubuntu 12.04/12.10/13.04

I've been having this problem since maybe 4, 5 months ago. I've search in the forums and tried every given solution. Please help. I have an ASUS G73JH with an ATI Mobility Radeon HD5870 Graphic Card. ...