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Help needed in setting up wifi on ubuntu 12.10 with GNOME 3 on a Lenovo B590 laptop with BCM43142 Wireless LAN Controller [duplicate]

I use ubuntu 12.10 with GNOME 3 on a Lenovo B590 laptop with BCM43142 Wireless LAN Controller. Iam unable to configure to use wifi on my laptop. I tried this - sudo apt-get install --reinstall ...
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Poor Wi-Fi performance with Lenovo Yoga 13 in Ubuntu 12.10

I'm getting very poor performance using the driver from this post - Lenovo Yoga 13 Realtek wireless driver I've cloned the git repository from here - https://github.com/lwfinger/rtl8723au.git Made ...
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How can I connect my laptop to WiFi?

My Lenovo G480 does not detect my wireless network when I'm running Ubuntu, but it has no problem in Windows 7. When I boot with Ubuntu, it immediately displays a message saying "You are ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 on Lenovo Z480

I bought a laptop few days ago, Lenovo Z480 with Windows 8. After some hours I could finally install dualboot windows 8 and ubuntu 12.10, one thing is that I need to change BIOS setting each time I ...
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Graphic driver segfault on Lenovo G780 for Nvidia GeForce GT 635M

I recently installed Ubuntu 12.10 on my new Lenovo G780. I followed these instructions to install the drivers for my graphics card. When I reboot I can log in, but nothing happens after. I switched to ...
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External Display Issues Lenovo W530 Ubuntu 12.10, VGA not recognized

I am running a Lenovo W530 with Ubuntu 12.10. I have tried every solution I could find for this issue but to no avail. Ubuntu will not recognize that I have a VGA monitor connected to the laptop. I ...
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GPU lockup on Lenovo Thinkpad Edge E130 [closed]

I recently bought a netbook Lenovo Thinkpad Edge E130 (Video card Intel HD Graphics, CPU Intel Pentium B997 ULV) on which I installed Ubuntu 12.10 64 bits. A systematic bug makes it annoying to use ...
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Installed 12.10 on my lenovo netbook s10-3 and cannot use wireless connections

I installed 12.10 on my Lenovo netbook and I cannot turn on the wireless network switch in the settings. The wireless card in my netbook is active (light is on) I ran sudo lshs and came up with this.. ...
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Webcam on Lenovo U310 has no video

I've bought a Lenovo U310, installed Ubuntu 12.10 and wanted to use the internal webcam with Skype and Google Hangout. But I cannot get any video signal out of it. Other apps like cheese can. Audio or ...
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Lenovo S10-2 easy camera not detected

I recently installed Ubuntu 12.10 on the Gnome3 desktop environment. My webcam was working fine during the Ubuntu installation when it asked me to be snapped by my webcam or choose a picture instead. ...
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Is there a way to dual boot Windows 7 and Ubuntu in a Lenovo Ultrabook (without loosing the SSD cache)?

I have seen many people trying to install Ubuntu on laptops like the Lenovo U410 and fail. Sometimes,we have to give up the SSD cache. Have the developers solved it now? Can we install Ubuntu on an ...
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Blank screen after resume from suspend

I have a new Lenovo z475 that I loaded Ubuntu 12.10 amd64+mac version onto. Everything works well except when I open the lid of my laptop after having closed it. It seems to freeze. I can't ping it or ...
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How to enable bluetooth using Lenovo 480G

This has been mentioned before for different Lenovo models (here: How do I enable Bluetooth on my Lenovo IdeaPad Z580?). The toggle switch shows off, switching it on does nothing, different BT ...
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Lenovo u310 will not charge when turned on

I've looked around and had several friends have a look but we cannot figure this out. I am running Ubuntu 12.10 on a Lenovo U310. The laptop charges fine when the laptop is off but it will not charge ...
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Cannot change brightness on my laptop (Lenovo ThinkPad Edge E535)

I recently installed Ubuntu 12.10 on my laptop but I am frustrated by not being able to increase or decrease the screen brightness by using neither the keyboard controls nor the brightness slider in ...
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How to troubleshoot WiFi (BCM4313) problems with Lenovo G580?

Yes, there are lot of same problems, and I read at least 15 forum posts. But no result. OS: 12.10 I have similar problem like this thread, so after updating to a new kernel, the wifi gone.: Wireless ...
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Lenovo T500 Suspend Issue due to network manager?

I use a Lenovo Thinkpad T500 with Ubuntu 12.10 installed. I have a strange problem. Often when I go to sleep at night and forget to plug my laptop in, I find in the morning that my laptop is ...
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wifi problems with lenovo g580 and ubuntu 12.10

I just bought a Lenovo G580 laptop, and installed Ubuntu 12.10 on it, everything works fine except for the WiFi connection, it connects fine but keeps dropping every few seconds and even when ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 and 12.10 fails to boot after usb 1-1.4

I'd like to first apologize for my lack of detail in the information as I'm new to Linux and I'd be happy to provide more if you point me in the right direction. I've tried both 12.04 and 12.10 and ...
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Disappearing Windows in GNOME 3

I've been searching like mad, but haven't been able to find anyone with a similar problem, so here it goes. I'm running Ubuntu 12.10 with GNOME 3 on my Lenovo T400. Almost once every day or two, ...
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How can I install Bluetooth drivers on a Lenovo G470?

I'm having problems with my Bluetooth. I have 12.10 installed in my Lenovo G470. I have already tried installing Blueman & Additional Drivers, but it is still not working. Below is the sudo rfkill ...
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Battery Life Extender for Linux [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I limit battery charging to 80% capacity? I have Lenovo notebook. There is an utility for Windows called kind of Battery Extender which extends battery life ...
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lenovo b570e release recommendation

I'm wondering what release is more stable in terms of hardware drivers support for a Lenovo B570e , 12.10 or 12.04 ? I have a 64 bit system but I see on the website the recommended version is ...
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Modprobe loads nvidia driver but xorg.conf has errors

I recently upgraded to 12.10. In the process, my laptop, which is a W520 in a dock, connected to 2 external monitors (the same monitors.. Dell U2400). I finally got the nvidia-experimental-310 driver ...
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Is 12.10 incompatible with a 2011 Lenovo computer? [closed]

I apologize that I can't say the specific model of the laptop; it is currently being repaired and I have not written it down. The installation of 12.10 went off without a hitch, but after turning it ...
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Ubuntu wont recognize my internal SSD

I just bought a Lenovo u310 and installed Ubuntu 12.10 with Wubi to try it out. After a couple of days I decided to fully replace windows 7 and installed Ubuntu 12.10 fully with a usb drive in my HDD. ...
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Ralink 3090 wireless connects but is slow and unstable on an Ideapad S205 [closed]

I am using the Lenovo Ideapad S205 and Ubuntu 12.10 (32bit). The netbook has a built in Ralink 3090 wireless card. The problem is: Wifi does actually work, but network speeds are extremly slow and ...