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Is Asus X550LD a good choice for running Ubuntu?

I've been thinking of buying the Asus X550LD. I primarily use Ubuntu as my OS of choice. I wanted to know if this model and ASUS in general is a good buy for running Ubuntu. I've been searching for ...
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Disable nVidia graph card

I have a Asus with 2 graph cards - 1 nVidia and 1 Intel - and my battery life is being shortened because I THINK both gpu are being used by Ubuntu. I tried some called Bumblebee but or I configured it ...
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Laptop overheats with ubuntu 14.04 while stay cool with windows 7

I have an Asus N53SN laptop. It has both nvidia and intel integrated gpu. I am using nvidia-prime with restricted drivers. When idle, heat levels stay low, but whenever I watch a movie or youtube, ...
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How to safely update software with a non-standard kernel?

Background I have an Asus UX302LA laptop running Ubuntu 14.04. As the default kernel mainline (3.13.*) is incompatible with the GeForce graphics card it ships with I switched to to a ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Freeze Constantly! [duplicate]

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 yesterday on my before using Win 8.1 Laptop using USB. I've installed drivers for Nvidia and other default programs like Chromium, Pidgin, New version of LibreOffice, Spotify ...
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How well does the GTX 780 perform on Ubuntu?

I looked at the related questions and found a few pertaining to the drivers for the 780 not working correctly, but I assume those are isolated cases. Anyhow, I'm a gamer, and I have my computer that ...
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Asus UL30JT, grub not loading

I have Asus UL30JT notebook, and i can't install any new system. When i try to install ubuntu i see black screen with cursor-"underscore". Looks like problem with nvindia card and it's drivers, and ...
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Couldn't find matching GLX visual (Nvidia Geforce GT325M)

I installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my Asus x64J Laptop. Most things work fine but when i try to start a Game it says Couldn't find matching GLX visual. lspci | grep VGA 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: ...
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NVIDIA 740M and ubuntu 13.10

My laptop (Asus X550LB) has a NVIDIA 740M. I have tried installing bumblebee but every time I check "About This Computer" in the graphics part it says Intel Haswell Mobile. Does that mean that I'm not ...
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190 views

Install GPU driver for Asus K53SC laptop

I'm a new Ubuntu user. I need to find a driver for the NVIDIA GPU on my Asus K53SC laptop. The system doesn't find any additional drivers. When I try to install the graphics driver from the Software ...
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ASUS K55VD nvidia 610M (Ubuntu 13.10)

How to install nvidia driver ? ,tried everything on internet,ended with black screen...fixed this,tried bumblebee (this does not work)... what to do ?
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Nvidia Drivers for Asus K73SV-TY238V

I have a 2 year old laptop (an ASUS K73SV, 8Gb RAM, intel i7-2630QM, nVIDIA GeForce GT540M 1Gb) and the GPU setup is a hybrid system (which means it switches between the intel HD integrated in the ...
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Disabling Nvidia card on Asus UL30JT

I'm a new Linux user, and I recently installed Ubuntu on my Asus UL30JT. The PC runs quite hot, and I randomly stumbled upon this: http://www.grimsby.us/ubuntu-on-asus-ul30vt/ From what I understand, ...
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543 views

Issues on 12.04.3 on Asus Notebook with geforce 710m

I have 12.04.3 installed on an ASUS x552CL notebook which has GeForce 710M(optimus). I have 2 issues: Wireless gets disabled from hardware switch, I resolved it using echo "options asus_nb_wmi ...
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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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Problems running ubuntu on Asus F550C

I am fairly new to ubuntu and Linux. I installed ubuntu on my Asus F550C,Intel i-5,nvidia geforce 720m. There are some issues installing and configuring the Graphicscard. When I install the driver ...
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How to cc & make an OpenCL program on my laptop Asus x550cc

My system is Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS 64bit. My laptop is a Asus x550cc with Intel integrated graphics & Nvidia 720m. I installed CUDA5.0, and when I run Optirun ./deviceQuery , it work good. But when ...
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Screen freezes in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

After hours of searching I just couldn't find a decent answer to the problem I am facing with my system, so I'm hoping one of you guys could help me out here. I have an Asus N76VM laptop with nvidia ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 installation fail on ASUS S551LB (Hybrid Graphics)

I've just purchased a new ASUS S551LB. It comes with an i7 4500U and NVidia Geforce 740M, with the NVidia Optimus feature (hybrid graphics). The full specification can be found at ASUS VivoBook S551LB ...
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Install Nvidia GeForce 610M in Ubuntu 12.04LTS on ASUS K55VD

I bought an ASUS K55 VD with Inte i3, but cannot install Nvidia GeForce 610M in Ubuntu 12.04, Please guide me with step by step installation if u could please. Thank You
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How to get ubuntu to associate Nvidia graphics with hdmi port?

I am relatively new to ubuntu and I am having problems with my hdmi port. My laptop is an Asus N56VM with hybrid graphics: Intel HD 4000 (intergrated) and Nvidia GeForce GT 630M 2gb. I have a ...
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317 views

Laptop overheating ASUS K52Jc

Well since installing ubuntu(i have 13.04 but it's the same for any version that i've tried) my laptop started getting really hot and slow. Usually on windows i could play games for hours and when i ...
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504 views

Issues installing Ubuntu 12.04 on ASUS A46 CM

I never had success installing Ubuntu 12.04_2 64bit on my ASUS A46 CM, can someone help me? it's always rebooting and never starts after selecting language option. I'm downloading from ubuntu server ...
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Nvidia driver installed but no menu, hud, or dash are shown

I have Ubuntu 12.10 and I have been very painfully trying to figure out how to install my Nvidia drivers. Online I read to do this: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-x-swat/x-updates sudo apt-get ...
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Ubuntu 12.04. display stuck on 640x480

Good day. i have a problem. i have been running ubuntu 12.04 on my asus n76v. with nvidia geforce gt 650m 2gb graphics card for two weeks. yesterday while trying to get my accelerated graphics to work ...
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451 views

Driver for Nvidia GTX650?

After installing a new Nividia GTX650 graphics card in my Ubuntu 12.04 desktop, I am stuck with 640x480 resolution. This desktop pc is comprised of: ASUS M4A78T-E motherboard Nividia GTX650 ...
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273 views

First time using Ubuntu, need help with drivers! [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I install extra drivers? I have just successfully built my first computer last night. I went through the boot menu and got Ubuntu 12.10 installed properly and ...
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Unity doesn't work on Nvidia ION [duplicate]

I just installed Ubuntu 12.10 on my Asus 1201N and Unity refuses to work after installing the nvidia binary drivers. It works fine on the default, but those are no where good enough when it comes to ...
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Cannot connect my laptop to TV via HDMI

I need some assistance with my Laptop connected to my TV through HDMI. I have a Asus G73SW Laptop with an Nvidia -Geforce GTX 460M Cuda 1gb I am an Ubuntu novice and I need some assistance (hand ...
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How do I configure an Asus N56VM?

I'm trying to configure all the hardware and make sure that everything is working on an Asus N56VM-S4060x. I've made some progress based on other answers, but there are still a number of things that ...
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Need help: multiple displays on Ubuntu 12.04 with NVIDIA driver

I have installed Ubuntu 12.04 64-bit on my Asus K43SM Laptop with NVIDIA GeForce GT 630M. I am having trouble connecting another monitor (Samsung SMS19A100) as I don't know where to start the ...
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Low Graphics Mode- NVIDIA. No way to desktop [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to fix “The system is running in low-graphics mode” error? Ive been looking around here and seen many variations of this error but none that have helped me. Starting ...
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Asus N56V: Nvidia Geforce Gt not enabled

The video works with the integrated card without swithcing to Nvidia Geforce Gt Using the info-center I can see in PCI, an Nvidia Non-VGA unclassified device (0x00) in Opengl, an Intel Ivy Bridge ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 not resuming from suspend Zenbook UX32VD

this is the first time I installed Linux so I might be doing a few things wrong. I have Asus Zenbook UX32VD, I separated the SSD and HDD, left Windows 7 on the HDD and Installed Ubuntu (12.04 x86-64) ...
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Ubuntu (any version) and 650M CUDA

I'm trying to get CUDA working on Ubuntu. I can install any flavor and version, but have begun with Ubuntu 12.04 because I can't get the network set up with 11.04. This question is similar: No Cuda ...
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nvidia GT630M with HDMI second monitor

I am unable to use double screen with HDMI (works with VGA however) on my ASUS laptop with nvidia 630M I tried downloading the newest nvidia driver, however I cannot make it work properly and my ...
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Corrupt screen with an nvidia 6100 on a HP S2031 monitor

On a blank 20G drive I loaded a CD install, it gets to the choice screen, but the screen corrupts either in Try mode or Install mode, it gives a login screen on the Left side of the screen and ...
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Resolution goes to 640x480 after disabling KMS

This Ubuntu 12.04 box happens to freeze all of a sudden under regular usage - anything seems to be able to make it freeze. In one effort of seeing what could fix it, I've disabled KMS (Kernel ...
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Suspend hangs on 11.10 - need help debugging

I have an ASUS X53SD laptop I just bought. I deal with a lot of linux development, so I prefer to have Ubuntu running as my primary OS. I have a fresh install of 64bit 11.10 with just "bumblebee" and ...
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How to enable vga switcheroo on an Asus U41S?

I have Asus U41S notebook with 2 wideocards, Intel HD Graphics 3000 and GeForce GT540M. I want to turn off the GF videocard, and work only with Intel. On the internet I found out how to do this ...