Helper to install and activate private drivers/modules. This tool has been superseded by ubuntu-drivers since 14.04.

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Steam has a problem with my Nvidia diver

I'm having some difficulty with Steam. I installed the proprietary driver using Additional Drivers, and up until now, thought it had installed correctly. All my desktop effects worked flawlessly. ...
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When Installing nvidia drivers it doesnt resuming suspend

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 and I installed recommended Nvidia drivers from "Additional Drivers." Now when I try to resume from suspend the monitor doesn't show anything and I have to restart my computer. ...
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Reinstalling nvidia drivers caused a problem?

I've been struggling with Ubuntu 12.04 for past 24 hours to setup nvidia properly. 1.I've checked out additional drivers tool and started downloading recommended package but stopped the operation in ...
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cant install jockey-gtk

i am trying to install jockey on lubuntu to resolve an issue with my ATH-AR5BXB63 wifi card and get this.... linuxtop@linuxtop-HP-G6000-Notebook-PC:~$ sudo apt-get install jockey-gtk [sudo] password ...
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The same driver isn't being installed during every Ubuntu 12.04 install

I have installed Ubuntu 12.04 several times, and during installation sometimes the version 304 Nvidia driver gets installed sometimes the version 173. I checked the integrity of the DVD, of course. ...
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How do i install Broadcom wireless driver after compile a custom kernel?

i have compiled a custom kernel(ck-patchs,ubuntu-patchs) for my netbook, everything workis good, but not wireless, i can't install "Wireless Broadcom STA driver" i got this message : Desculpe, a ...
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Errors while processing jackey-common and jockey-gtk

I did a sudo apt-get update and sudo apt-get upgrade and keep getting this error: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done The following packages have ...
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How Do I Enable Nvidia Drivers in Recovery Mode?

How do I enable nvidia drivers in recovery mode? I've installed 12.04 via text mode with the alternate ISO. It rebooted into the blank purple screen; Ubuntu bongos played. I'm in recovery mode. Apt ...
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failed to load monitor configuration after Ubuntu (12.04LTS) update

I've updated my Ubuntu 12.04LTS and after restarting machin, now I see this error on startup: and when try to download nvidia driver from here: I see this error: i'm beginner, please help !
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How to output the english version of jockey-text?

I found I can change version of almost instructions except jockey-text. For example: sam@sam:~/tmp2$ ls sam@sam:~/tmp2$ mkdir 家 sam@sam:~/tmp2$ ls 家 sam@sam:~/tmp2$ export LC_ALL=C sam@sam:~/tmp2$ ...
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jockey-text is not working

I have Ubuntu 12.04, just learning Linux. I ran jockey-text --list and got no results. Then I ran jockey-text -u and got the following results: emmett@emmett-linux:~$ jockey-text -u Traceback (most ...
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Computer Error “Sorry, Ubuntu 12.04 has experienced an internal error.”

I recently installed Ubuntu on an old computer and then this error popped up, later I did a fresh install and the same error popped up. The error says "ExecutablePath /usr/bin/jockey-gtk Package ...
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How do I find Prop. Drivers?

I know how to get to the Additional Drivers menu, but there are no drivers listed. So, how do I make it find my hardware and give the option to install it!?