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Hybrid graphics: change iGPU driver options when using fglrx?

Normally when wanting to change the intel driver options xorg.conf can just be edited like: Section "Device" Identifier "Intel Graphics" Driver "intel" Option "AccelMethod" "uxa" ...
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64 bit ubuntu studio version for intel pc [duplicate]

Is the "ubuntustudio-12.04.3-dvd-i386.iso" file 64 bit or 32 bit? If I have to download 64 bit version for my Intel PC (which has a 64 bit processor), which one should I download?
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Image or reset broken SSD

There is something very wrong with my 160G SSD. It shows up as a 8MB drive in fdisk: Disk /dev/sda: 8 MB, 8388608 bytes 255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 1 cylinders, total 16384 sectors Units = sectors ...
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No vga/vgaswitcheroo in /sys/kernel/debug (Ubuntu 13.10)

I am aware of some of the other threads on this problem, but I have tried the options found in those without success: sudo su cat /sys/kernel/debug/vgaswitcheroo/switch gives cat: ...
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Dual video card, dual monitor setup crashes X on Ubuntu 13.10

My setup is the following: Ubuntu 13.10, i7-4770K, nvidia geforce 210. I have the HDMI port of the Intel chip connected to a 4K monitor (3840x2160) and the dual-link DVI output of the GeForce ...
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Wifi works on live cd but not when I boot from hd

I have been installing different variants of Ubuntu over the last couple of days. I have installed linux mint, lubuntu, kubuntu, xubuntu, ES luma. The following behavior is present in all of them. ...
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Intel Graphics Driver for Intel GMA 3650 on 12.04 [duplicate]

I just obtained a small computer from ASUS with Ubuntu pre-installed. The scrolling, video, and animations are sluggish and choppy, though. The Details from All Settings states that the driver in use ...
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Got a bumblebee error: HP-Notebook bumblebeed[3064]: [XORG] (EE) Invalid isolated device specification

I have a HP Pavilion 15-n061sr (ENERGY STAR) laptop with 2 videocards: Nvidia Geforce 740M and Intel 4000 HD. I installed Ubuntu 13.10 x86_64 and Bumblebee by following these instructions: ...
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Ubuntu on a windows 8.1 tablet

I would like to ask if i could run the normal pc ubuntu version on one of the new windows 8.1 tablets with the intel atom z3770 or z3740? It is possible? Would be nice, because the hardware and the ...
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How does Linux pick which modules to load?

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS uname -a Linux guru 3.8.0-34-generic #49~precise1 [...] x86_64 [...] When I reboot, I see the following in syslog: Dec 29 06:30:22 guru kernel: [...] e1000e: Intel ...
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Error on reverting back to previous Xorg configuration

I have a computer with two graphics cards: 00:00.0 Host bridge: Intel Corporation 3rd Gen Core processor DRAM Controller (rev 09) 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation 3rd Gen Core ...
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Problem getting 4K (UHD) output to Sony 65" 4K TV XBR-65X900A

I think I have tried everything... but hoping someone here can show me I haven't tried everything. I am unable to select or configure an output above 1080p on my Ubuntu machine. I have tried latest ...
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[13.10][intel gma]DVI not showing

Im new to xrandr tool and configuring X on linux - I allways used the terminal. Im trying to setup my linux server into xbmc machine. The VGA worked from the start but im having problem with DVI (so i ...
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Why my CPU of 2.1GHz clocks at 800mhz in Ubuntu 13.10?

I've a problem with my notebook DELL INSPIRON 1720. This notebook have a CPU Intel t8100 2.1GHz and it doesn't work perfectly. It works at 800MHz stable, like in power-safe. But when I change the ...
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Intel Quick Sync Video codec

I'm looking for Intel Quick Sync Video codec and / or video encoding software that also can take benfit of Intel QSV. Any suggestion?
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32-Bit UEFI Boot Support

I recently purchased a Dell Venue 8 Pro. I have read online about what it needs in order to boot into Ubuntu or any other Linux distro. From what I have gathered, what really needs to happen is ...
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Can't load GDM or Gnome

I've been using Ubuntu Gnome 13.10 for about 2 weeks without issue, but today, after restarting my PC, it got stuck on the Gnome splash screen. I managed to load my login screen by switching to ...
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Intel hd4000 + Nvidia geforce 710m [duplicate]

Translated to English using Google: I bought a notebook asus f552cl that has the ability to use either the integrated video card or video card intel nvidia geforce 710m with optimus technology. Now ...
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13.10 switching graphics cards

I'm new to Ubuntu, thought I'd try it and installed the latest version (13.10). My laptop has switchable graphics cards, ATI (AMD) and Intel, and Ubuntu seems to use the Intel by default and I cannot ...
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How can I enable USB power after pc shutdown?

I'm using Ubuntu 13.10, my motherboard is : Manufacturer: Intel Corporation Product Name: DP965LT Version: AAD41694-206 I need to have a power supply from USB even when my pc is turned off. I've ...
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installing bumblebee on 13.10 for my 635M nvidia / 4000M intel is breaking X and putting me in low graphics hell. Please help

Today's date is Dec 2, 2013 I have an Asus R500VJ (aka K55VJ) - with an ivybridge 4000M intel and a Nvidia 635M. lately every time I use the installation method prescribed on the official bumblebee ...
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PC (Intel x86) server install CD

Does PC (Intel x86) server install CD version supports 64-bit? It's little bit confusing - the AMD version explicitly mentioned 64-bit support. fgeld
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Asus X550CA-XX275H Driver Problems

I am completely new to Ubuntu and Linux. I installed everything fast and easy, but I do not know what to do about drivers. I get messages about my graphics card drivers being out of date etc on ...
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i915 kernel bugs after compile kernel sources [closed]

I have sony vaio with old-school hybrid graphics. On Xubuntu 13.10 with kernel 3.11.0-13-generic, I wanted to compile my own kernel from sources. I've used /boot/config-xxx and sources from apt-get ...
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Intel advanced-N 6235 Saucy not finding any wireless networks / bluetooth devices

I searched the Internet for my problem but did not find exactly the problem I’m facing. I have an Intel NUC with Ubuntu 13.10 installed. Now I added a new PCIE Intel advanced-n 6235 wifi/bluetooth ...
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“Kernel requires x86-64 CPU, but only detects i686” in an Intel Intel Core i7-2600k?

I have a VM installed in my windows 7 PC, and I want to install an Ubuntu 13.04 on it, as a new virtual disk. I have this machine: Intel Core i7-2600k CPU @ 3.40Ghz - 8 GB RAM - 64 bit operating ...
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Flickering screen with Kubuntu 13.10 on XPS 13 (Ivy Bridge)

I installed Kubuntu 13.10 on an XPS 13 early 2013 model (L322X), having had to pass the 'nomodeset' parameter to the installer. Strangely, I only had to do this after I updated the Windows ...
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Xubuntu 13.10 Wi-Fi Network Dropping

I just installed Xubuntu 13.10 and I am experiencing some odd behavior on my laptop. Occasionally with no predictable pattern Xubuntu will not be able to find my Wi-Fi network. Specifically the one I ...
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Which ubuntu 12.04.3 is best for Device lc2430i ? [duplicate]

Which Ubuntu version should I download for new Linux-certified laptop ? Device Name: lc2430i MEMORY: 3.8GiB Processor:3rd Generation Intel Core i5-3210M CPU @ 2.5GHZ X 4 (3MB L3Cache,2C+HT) OS TYPE: ...
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Intel(R) Linux(TM) Graphics Driver Error after inserting password

I download Intel(R) Linux(TM) Graphics Driver for Ubuntu 13.04 x64 because I am using Ubuntu 13.04 x64, after I install it with dpkg, Program is fully installed, I start it and I can choose of Close ...
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Installing Steam on Ubuntu 13.10 - Need Execute Permissions

I'm using Ubuntu 13.10 for the first time (new desktop, figured I'd grab a Linux partition). I had a partition of a second hard drive I wanted to use for Linux file storage. I went to put my Steam ...
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Ubuntu Download for Intel System [duplicate]

I am running an intel built machine but the 13.10 download file has AMD on it. Will this cause me any issues when trying to install 13.10 on the machine? Is there an Intel specific download? Thank ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 with Intel 82845g/gl graphics card

I have an old machine with the intel card in the title installed. I'd really need to install Ubuntu 12.04 on it, but that's not just possible since the intel drivers don't work properly. So no video ...
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How do I find Ubuntu drivers for my gigabyte GA-Z77-D3H motherboard?

I am going to build a computer and just ordered my parts. Here are my parts... http://pcpartpicker.com/user/jdabi13/saved/2AbA Gigabyte, (the brand of my motherboard) says to find linux drivers from ...
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Steam Repository Help?

Steam runs fine in Raring, not ready for Saucy for another few months, in the meantime this repo is 404ing me every time I do an "apt-get update" ...
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How can I force turbo boost work constantly in Ubuntu?

In windows I have a tool which I just turn on and have turbo boost constantly on my i5 in laptop.. Unfortunately i can't overclock my cpu over bios. Can anybody recommend any tool for Ubuntu ? I'm ...
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No sound after installing 13.04 Have tried everything

I have a Fujitsu Lifebook A-6120. After installing raring ringtail I have no sound. Not through the speakers or headphones. The built in microphone is working according to sound settings. Also in ...
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How to install “intel graphics driver installer ” in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS?

My system specification is as follow:- Microprocessor 2.6 GHz Intel Core i5-3230M Video Graphics Intel HD Graphics 4000 I want to install graphic driver provided by intel for linux. Need help ...
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Will it Work on my Rig ? [duplicate]

I have a CPU - Intel core i3-2100 GPU - Zotac GeForce 9500GT Ram - 4Gb and Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
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Why is the monitor's backlight turning off, when I use the Intel® Sandybridge Mobile drivers?

Recently, I have installed Ubuntu on my Acer Aspire Notebook. Everything works flawlessly, except for the graphics card. For example when I try to watch movies they run at a much lower frame rate than ...
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Frequent GUI pauses in Ubuntu 13.04 / Unity / Intel HD4000

I'm experiencing very frequent (and regular) GUI pauses on my system. Every 30 seconds (pretty much exactly) the GUI will freeze for maybe .25 to .5 seconds. The mouse stops moving, keys stop ...
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What temperature is considered bad for my processor? [closed]

I am using the unity Temperature sensor and I have an Intel® Core™2 CPU 4400. If you need more info I would be happy to include more details about my PC that could help. Thanks
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wifi driver intel centrino problem [duplicate]

I am having intel centrino wireless n 2230 card which i have trying to install through iwlwifi*.tar and then copying .ucode to firmware and then running modprobe twice but it wasnt available even i ...
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Intel Centrino Wireless N 2230 driver problem

I have Intel Centrino N 2230 WiFi card and I tried to download iwlwifi tar from Ubuntu wireless drivers and then I copied its .ucode to firmware folder and then I ran modprobe -r lawgn and modprobe ...
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How do I output display at 2560x1080? (am trying to add modeline with xrandr)

I'm trying to use xrandr to add a custom resolution for my 2560x1080 AOC monitor. I've been given the VESA timings by the manufacturer (attached), but I'm not sure what I should be doing with them: ...
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Fix for “Wireless disabled by hardware key” in dual boot system win8.1/Ubuntu 13.04

I have a dual boot system with windows 8.1 and Ubuntu 13.04 I upgraded from windows 7 and since then I have been unable to browse via wireless on Ubuntu I have tried all the tips I can find but none ...
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Change wireless paramaters in Ubuntu

My laptop has windows 8 and i have a Intel Centrino N 2230 wireless adapter. I had issues with connecting to Internet over WI-FI and in order to fix this,i changed the WI-FI adapter property to ...
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What is vPro, is it Linux compatible?

I saw that some of the Lenovo laptops have "vPro" processors, which enable special management features: ...
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What are the specs needed to run Ubuntu 13.04? [duplicate]

I am thinking of putting Ubuntu 13.04 onto some machines. They are three years old and I can't find anywhere some hardware specs that these machines should meet. Please let me know! Thanks in ...
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What version of Ubuntu for MacBook Pro (Intel)?

first-time poster, fairly long-time Ubuntu user, zero Mac experience. Trying to help a friend select a version of Ubuntu for her MacBook Pro (Intel Core2 Duo 2.53GHz chip). Having a tough time ...