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Screen flashes on keystroke on 12.04 AMD Radeon

Since my last software upgrade my laptop screen flashes when I enter keystrokes. At first I suspected my graphic driver but noticed now that it happens with the open source AMD Radeon drivers as well ...
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I need to change the graphics card depending on what I want to do

In the beginning of this year I bought a secondhand computer. The CPU is an Intel 3.4 GHz dual core and the GPU is an AMD RV410. I installed Ubuntu 12.04 on it, and it worked wonderfully, as usual ...
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ATI HD5450 w/ Ubuntu 14?

So, I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 right now. Last night I realised that I'm way behind as we're up to 14! Decided to run the updater and figured I'd take the path of least resistance (but lengthy ...
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problem in installing amd driver radeon hd 5460

I tried to install my gpu in ubuntu 12.04 with this link What is the correct way to install proprietary ATI Catalyst Video Drivers (fglrx) directly from AMD? but when I type this command line: ...
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12.04 upgrade - graphics driver remains blank [closed]

a few days ago I done the latest patch update on my 12.04 which broke 2 items (Network and Graphics). The Network is fixed by rolling back, but the graphics has me stumped. System Settings -> ...
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Unable to remove proprietary ATI Drivers

I hope I'm not asking a duplicate question, but I've searched through the archives and attempted to do it myself several times. Several months ago I was attempting to install ATI drivers in an ...
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161 views

Installing the AMD/ATI Catalyst drivers for 12.04

I've tried installing these driver using ever method that I could find. The first way I tried was to just download the drivers from here: ...
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1answer
56 views

S Video performance using ati-driver-installer-9-3-x86.x86_64.run on U 12.4

I have a new installation of Ubuntu 12.4 using the ati-driver-installer-9-3-x86.x86_64.run driver for my Radeon 9600. Graphics in Details shows Gallium 0.4 on ATI RV350. When S Video is connected an ...
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Dell inspiron 15R 5521 8730 ATI Driver Problems

I bought a new Dell Inspiron 15R 5521 and installed 12.04 Ubuntu on it. But I have a few annoying problems here: 1. Its cpu fan is blowing too much and it makes me angry because it sounds like ...
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12.04 Radeon HD 4200 crap graphics

I am stuck with 1024x768. Display comes up as a laptop. It's a Philips 17" I have no composition, 2D and fuzzy lines going up the screen. I used the software centre to install the ATi X.Org binary ...
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Setting power profile on radeo driver

I am trying to change the power profile on my ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4530 in order to prevent overheating. I'm following instructions which say to do the following: sudo sh -c "echo profile > ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 Boots on Terminal Only [duplicate]

I've run into many problems using an Xi3 computer. Originally, Ubuntu 12.04 (kernel 3.4) refused to boot unless I set acpi=off from grub, suggesting a hardware problem. Things seemed to be working ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 sometimes crashes and has colors messed up each time I restart my notebook due to AMD Radeon HD 8850m video card drivers bug? [closed]

I am a somewhat inexperienced Ubuntu user, so don't be too harsh on me: I've been trying to solve this issue for a while, thus any help I get will be extremely appreciated. I've just acquired a Dell ...
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357 views

Amd catalyst for Radeon 2400 hd on ubuntu 12.04

Everything was working with my dual screens (through AMD Catalyst) and then I needed to change motherboard (to an identical one) because of a faulty network card and now suddenly I can't seem to get ...
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235 views

ATI Radeon x1300 Driver install

I am trying to install the video driver for my Ati radeon x1300 Pro video card. I have followed MANY guides on how to do this from MANY places on the web. None of these guides seem to work... I even ...
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1answer
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AMD/ATI ES1000 VGA Card slows down Ubuntu 12.04

I freshly installed Ubuntu 12.04 64 bit (and after that the 32 bit but did not work). It runs very slow. After checking the forum I narowed down the problem to the graphics card. Does anyone know what ...
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installing drivers for ati radeon r7 240

i recently bought a new system, dell with Intel® Core™2 CPU 6700 @ 2.66GHz × 2 processor, 2g ram, hdd, etc, but no graphics. to save on money i skipped gettiing a windows key and went with ubuntu ...
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Radeon r7 reported as hd 8600 “oland” on Ubuntu 12.04 with AMD proprietory driver

Can anyone tell me why loaded latest fglrx Ati/AMD prorietory driver is identified as "oland" with Radeon HD 6800 VGA card (command: fglrxinfo); and also CCC identifies (catalyst 13.12 stable ...
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Laggy Radeon HD 7670M Graphics on Ubuntu 12.04

I have a notebook (DELL 3521) with a Radeon HD 7670M GPU and i'm Using PCSX 2 for playing Playstation 2 games. When i play on Windows it's completely fine. But when i play on Ubuntu it's so laggy. I ...
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Corrupted graphics in icons, info boxes and bash in Ubuntu 12.04

I've recently installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS 64-bit, as you can see in the screen shot, some icons are pixelated, as well as the bash and the infoboxes that appear when you hover over an icon. My ...
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325 views

How to verify & fix APU graphics usage (MHz stepping, load, Flash video dropping frames & burning CPU)?

I'm afraid that my system is not using graphics card the way it should (thanks to God [or, devs] it's used at all). How to fix issues listed below? 1) GPU core clock always at the bottom ...
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Open source ATi driver froze after installation and fail to boot

Hello everyone and thank you for reading. I installed today a HD5500 Radeon card in my system today, and installed the open source driver. Following this, my system worked for a while though no I ...
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12.04 [Unknown Display] Unknown adapter after plugging in second monitor

What I am working with first I guess... Video Card- AMD Radeon HD 7790 2gb GDDR5 Motherboard- Gigabyte GA-F2A85X-D3H Ok, so I have the one monitor plugged into the motherboard and the other plugged ...
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fglrx not installing properly on my dell inspiron 5010

I have installed fglrx proprietary drivers for my Dell Inspiron R5010 laptop running on ubuntu 12.04LTS. I could open the AMD catalyst center from dashboard and adjust the settings. But when I type ...
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How to install ATI drivers in Ubuntu 12.04? [duplicate]

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 and I have an ATI Radeon 6770 video card. Last time I tried installing those drivers I messed up everything and had to reinstall Ubuntu. Should I go to "Additional Drivers" ...
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Playing Dota 2 on 12.04 with AMD Radeon HD 7770 card

So far it has been working out fine and I can play on near maxed out settings except for water and anti-aliasing (I am using the post release driver). My problem is that when I activate abilities or ...
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Toshiba satellite a105-s2236 no splash… no login

I just pulled out an old Toshiba having 8.04. Trying to upgrade to 12.04 but have radeon 200m express video card. I have done nomodeset and acpi=off and still cannot get past the black screen with a ...
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166 views

Graphical interface (UI) wont load on ubuntu 12.04 after install

I have recently installed ubuntu 12.04 in virtual box. I cannot get the graphical interface to load only the terminal. The terminal comes up and i login but it stays on the terminal. I have tried the ...
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1answer
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(FIXED) Radeon HD 3870 driver installation issue on “Ubuntu 12.04 precise”

Radeon HD 3870 driver installation issue on "Ubuntu 12.04 precise": EDIT Fixed by using the makson96/fglrx repository method, according to the latest answer given here by user named Zuul or roby. All ...
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extension “GLX” missing on display “:0”, raden, 12.04 KDE

At some point my OpenGL stopped working in Kubuntu 12.04. "glxinfo" reports Xlib: extension "GLX" missing on display ":0". I know it worked previously since I was using before, even developing for it, ...
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104 views

AMD different ways to install drivers

I do not want to know how to install drivers but what the differences between 2 ways and which one is better. building deb files from *.run file sudo sh*.run --buildpkg Ubuntu/precise installing ...
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542 views

3d support on AMD Radeon HD 7800M series video card with 3 displays (Dell M6700)

On my Dell M6700 laptop with an AMD Radeon HD 7870M video card I am unable to get 3d support with 3 displays on Ubuntu 12.04.02 (LTS) With the open source Radeon Driver I can get 3 displays working ...
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Problem with AMD HD 8xxx Series graphics card

I bought a Dell inspiron 17R 5721 it has 2 graphics cards, an Intel(R) HD Graphics 4000 and a AMD Radeon HD 8730M. Intel's card (on board) works just fine after doing what it says in this article. ...
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How to Install VGA(ati - radeon 9200 se) for Ubuntu 12.04 LTS [duplicate]

pleas help to install my VGA i downloaded my driver and when I want to install it , i see this error: sh ati-driver-installer-8.28.8.run Creating directory fglrx-install Verifying archive ...
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2answers
2k views

Taking screenshot saves a black image with the cursor only [closed]

Whenever I do a screenshot, it saves a black image with the cursor only. However, if I do a screenshot after an app or Unity freezes, it would save an image in the state when the app or Unity was ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 x86 not recognizing multiple video cards w/ Catalyst driver (Radeon HD 7950 x4)

I have tried getting my 4 video cards operational using catalyst drivers, and have thusfar been unsuccessful. The seemingly most effective method has been using the built in "additional drivers" ...
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Ubuntu 12.04: AMD A8-5500 (with Radeon HD 7560D) and console mode problem

I'm experiencing problems using AMD Trinity Hardware in Ubuntu 12.04 during boot. I installed 'fglrx' driver and rebooted. System hung. I purged driver. I installed 'fglrx-experimental' and ...
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Mac Pro with ATI RADEON 5770 - Ubuntu 12.04 x64 and 3 monitors

Does anyone know whether I'll be able to run 3 monitors on my Ati Radeon HD 5770 with latest version of Ubuntu. I'm completely new to running Ubuntu as my operating system, but after today's disaster ...
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Graphics drivers Ubuntu 12.04 - not recognized; overheating

I have recently installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and I keep having terrible problems with overheating which I think are caused by problems with graphics chip drivers. I have a ASUS U80V laptop supposedly ...
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Where can I find a driver for the AMD ATI HD 7290 video card on my Aspire One725?

I'm pretty bad with Linux, but I've been using it for five years now, because there's some incredible free software and Open Source is good and all that stuff, and if I ever ran into a problem I could ...
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Ubuntu stuck on Boot Screen with a Radeon HD 5570

With additional drivers installed and a general updated: - on boot, stuck at purple start up screen with five orange dots and ubuntu logo. - Hard drive light turns off - ctrl alt F1 -F6 are all ...
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Installing Ubuntu on hp padvilion dv6

Ok so I want to install ubuntu 12.04 or 12.10 on my hp pavillion dv6 laptop. I know it'll install but the problem is that it has a radeon switchable graphic card. So when I install ubuntu is always ...
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amd radeon stuck on boot

I recently tried installing Ubuntu, but it got stuck on the bootscreen with the purple dots. I pressed the ESC key for more info on where it hangs, and apparently it's with my graphics card (AMD ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 LTS: ReverseDDC is not working correctly

When I enter: man radeon I get the output: Option "ReverseDDC" "boolean" When BIOS connector informations aren't available, use this option to reverse the mapping of the 2 main DDC ports. Use this if ...
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Microsoft Ergonomic 7000 keyboard + mouse lag

I recently bought a new Microsoft Ergonomic 7000 keyboard. I started to use it with my Ubuntu 12.04 and it lags all the time. I try to be more specific: Even on a minor CPU usage the mouse lags. By ...
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12.04 No Sound - ALC888 / Radeon 3200HD

Evening all. I have a MSI U230 netbook, MV40 processor, 4Gb RAM with integrated ATI Radeon 3200HD grahics & an ALC888 codec integrated soundcard. It has HDMI out as well. I've tried a few ...
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colors from graphic card gets sometime inverted

Colors from graphic card gets sometime inverted. When I start Ubuntu 12.04 its just fine, but sometimes after some time the colors get inverted. I use a 40" lcd-tv as a monitor, and if I cahnge the ...
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Old Fglrx Driver - AMD Radeon HD 3200 - ubuntu won't start

I've been using Ubuntu 12.04 64 bit for about 2 weeks now and I installed the latest Fglrx driver (Graphics Card- AMD HD 3200, PC- Acer Aspire 5336, 4GB RAM, 500GB Harddrive). The problem is that ...
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3answers
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No sound after video card replaced (AMD Radeon HD 7770)

Issue: no sound System: Dual boot Windows 7 (sda) Ubuntu 12.04 (sdb) 2 harddrives Dell XPS 730 Video card: AMD Radeo HD 7770 Diamond Multimedia Sound card: Creative Labs SB X-Fi Additional ...
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Problem with the AMD drivers in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

After installing the driver for the video card ATI Radeon HD 3870, I can not run Ubuntu (just a purple screen and all). Tried to go to recovery mode as root and write "apt-get purge fglrx*", but ...