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installing ati radeon hd driver on ubuntu 13.04

I have a hp Probook 4520s with AMD ATI Radeon Graphic HD 530v graphic card . when I installed ubuntu 13.04 it recognized a graphic card named : Gallium 0.4 on AMD RV710 and it's working fine , my ...
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ATI card (Radeon HD 5850) forced screensaver settings

I just installed an ATI graphics (Radeon HD 5850) to my desktop swapping my nVidia GTS250. I noticed it turns off the output if idle for 2 minutes, Even if I was running a video! unless the ...
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How to use ubuntu 13.04 with ATI RV635 [Mobility Radeon HD 3650] graphics card?

I upgraded from ubuntu 12.10 to 13.04 on a laptop running an ATI RV635 [Mobility Radeon HD 3650] graphics card. After the update the screen was garbled. If I get into ubuntu via the ubuntu recovery ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 does not boot after I upgrade from Ubuntu 12.10

Ubuntu 13.04 doesn't boot up after I upgrade from 12.10. I have tried to edit the grub (nomodeset), but it still doesn't work. I have a HP Pavilion dv6-2153eo PC and a ATI Radeon graphics card.
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Install driver ATI RADEON 6230

I had installed Ubuntu 12.10, but wanted to try 12.04, then after the installation finished I not had Unity 3D... So I remembered that when I ran 12.10, in Additional Drivers had something like ...
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How to install a program ending in “.run” using terminal [duplicate]

I am following How to Install AMD ATI Radeon Graphics HD 6770M on Ubuntu 13.04 64bit but at step no 5. i don't know how to do it 5 - Install Catalyst driver, type the following commands on terminal: ...
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Ubuntu raring 13.04 x64 AMD Radeon HD 7500M/7600M fglrx issue

I finished install my fresh Ubuntu 13.04 x64 and would like install fglrx (ATI driver). But, I tried install the new AMD proprietary 13.4 and got a low graphics mode after reboot. When I install both ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 will not boot from Live CD

When I try to boot up Ubuntu 13.04 from a live cd be I send to the normal boot (Windows 8 ) This is what I got after I run the repair-boot dvd: http://paste2.org/cj0K8pbF I have a HP Pavilion ...
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No audio via HDMI on Radeon HD 7570 (ubuntu 13.04, 12.10, & 12.04)

I am fairly new to Ubuntu, I have only been using it for ~2.5 months. Is there any way to fix the HDMI Audio, besides the proprietary drivers? If I need to report it as a bug where would be my best ...
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Ubuntu and the HP Envy 15t-3200

Could someone post a tutorial on making Ubuntu 13.04 work with the HP Envy 15t-3200? I own this laptop, and have had to use Windows so far. :( There are several problems (touchpad, sound, etc), but ...
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How to Install AMD ATI Radeon Graphics HD 6770M [closed]

Please help me install my AMD ATI Radeon Graphics HD 6770M on Ubuntu 13.04 64bit. I have Hybrid Graphic card: AMD ATI Radeon Graphics HD 6770M + Intel HD Graphics 3000 My laptop model: HP Pavilion ...
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How do I install the correct video drivers in a new install on a macbook pro 8.2 15"?

I have a macbook pro 8.2 15" (early 2011) and I have an issue installing Ubuntu. I have tried installing Ubuntu 12.04, 12.10 and 13.04. I have the same problems with all versions. I have tried both ...
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HDMI sound without overscan on open-source drivers?

Is there a way to have a regular scanned display with audio via an HDMI connection on open-source drivers? Possibly a way to force DVI video output over HDMI instead of 1080p? Machine: Dell Studio ...
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Will video drivers after upgrade to 13.04 still work?

The biggest fear I have if I upgrade to 13.04 is that the video driver I use will no longer work on the new version. I'm currently using a AMD Radeon and the driver is here ...
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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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How to install drivers for AMD Radeon HD 7850? [duplicate]

Could someone help me to install drivers for AMD Radeon HD 7850 graphic card?
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How to setup a Radeon 4000+?

I am really adamant to get Linux running all my games, and I want to make the move to Ubuntu. However, due to the lack of Driver support for both sound and Graphics Cards, I am stuck with Windows.... ...
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Second screen tearing AMD Radeon 5800 HD Ubuntu 12.10

Well, I've been trying to get this work for a while... The second screen doesn't stop tearing. I'm using "AMD Catalyst™ 13.1 Proprietary Linux x86 Display Driver" which was install according to: ...
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Xorg - Resolution does not fit into screen

I have an 19-inch monitor with a 1366 x 768 native resolution and I'm using an ATI HD Radeon 5670. It does not detect my native resolution automatically, so I've put something like this on my ...
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Issues with Unity after installing and uninstalling FGLRX again

I tried to install FGLRX drivers on Ubuntu 13.04, but that didn't work out. I then went back to the open source drivers (via update-manager) but I couldn't boot into a graphical OS. I got a black ...
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Flickering only on VGA output on Lenovo T400 (ATI Radeon HD3400) [closed]

Just now installed Ubuntu Gnome 13.04 and upgrade to latest GNOME 3.8 version. On GNOME Classic when I'm opening applications it's FLICKERING on VGA 1920x1080. Display settings: *-display ...
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Program to monitor GPU temp/usage for AMD cards?

Is there a program that can display the active clock speeds, GPU usage and temperature of AMD graphics cards? Thanks.
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How to change frequency of old monitor Compaq P75 in 12.04

Unable to modify frequency of Tube Monitor Compaq P75, Monitor should work at 85 Hz (1024*768) bud does only 60 Hz. Graphic: RADEON 7500 ATI RV200.
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ATI drivers “break” in between installing/updating Ubuntu for the first time. What can I do?

This might sound odd, but I have a very peculiar graphics driver issue. Basically, I pop the Live CD in, and "try Ubuntu". Everything works fine from GUI animation, to fullscreen flash, to even ...
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Graphics drivers “break” right after installation and updating

This happens EVERY time I install Ubuntu. I'll pop the live CD in, and install it. The graphics work fine until I have to install mandatory updates and then restart. From there, I'll be unable to even ...
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Toshiba C850 brightness problem

I have recently bought a Toshiba Satellite C850 laptop. I've managed to install Ubuntu 12.10 on it and everything works fine (this site helped me installing the wireless driver). The problem is that ...
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Ubuntu on hybrid GPU laptops

I am running Ubuntu on VAIO VPCSE (23FX) that contains hybrid graphics processing capabilities. It is equipped with: VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation 2nd Generation Core Processor ...
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Toshiba Satellite S855 & Ubuntu 12.10 & Radeon HD 7600M issues

I just got a Toshiba S855 (i7-3630QM) machine, with Windows 8 pre-installed, and have been through a nightmare to make it work alongside Ubuntu 12.10. Making it dual boot was not the issue, after I ...
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ubuntu desktop 12.10 and ATI radeon hd 3400

Have i just started using ubuntu so sorry if my question seems stupid. I installed ubuntu 12.10 and everything works fine on my laptop except the loud noise and heat problem. Now i asked around and ...
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Radeon HD 6850 Incorrect Graphics Drivers? Ubuntu 12.10

This all started when the ubuntu update center said my computer needed updates. I agreed, and when the updates were finished it required a reboot. Upon rebooting I tried logging in, and when I saw the ...
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drivers for Radeon HD 7670 Ubuntu 12.04

I have AMD Radeon HD 7670M graphic card. I want to know if theres any graphic driver present for Ubuntu 12.04 LTS? Will Ubuntu 12.04 support this GPU on my laptop?
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geforce vs. radeon: which to choose for new ubuntu box? [duplicate]

I'm planning on buying a new Video Card for my Ubuntu box. My current GeForce 8600 GT gave me some problems with Unity, so I want to ask, which is better, when considering stability and performance: ...
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No HDMI audio output from AMD Laptop

My Laptop is a Dell Inspiron M5110, that runs Ubuntu 12.10. When I plug in HDMI to my 39 inch 1080p Television and play a audio file, sound comes out through the laptop speakers. The HDMI video seems ...
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Can't install Ubuntu on Lenovo z585

I can't install Ubuntu (12.10 and 12.04) (also tried Mint) on Z585 (Lenovo IdeaPad Z585 AMD A8-4500M 1.90GHz 8GB 1TB DVDRW DL FreeDOS 15.6" HD AMD Radeon HD7670 2GB). I tested all possible options ...
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Hybrid Intel/AMD Radeon problem [duplicate]

I have a Dell Inspiron 7520 which is Ubuntu certificated. I installed Ubuntu 12.10 64 bit. Now i have problem with the fan control (noise) because of the hybrid System. I tried some tutorials but ...
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Why does ATI Radeon have choppy display on Linux? [duplicate]

I'm using Radeon HD 7700M on Ubuntu 12.10 and I'm using Catalyst 13.1 as the graphics driver. The problem is that I keep getting these horizontal lines appearing on the screen that look like the ...
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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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Radeon HD 7870 drivers

I have 64-bit 12.10 Ubuntu and I just put in a new SAPPHIRE 100354XTL Radeon HD 7870 video card. Was wondering where to get suitable drivers. fglrx isn't working. Will the legacy drivers work with ...
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RADEON! Driver activated but not in use [Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS, x64] [closed]

RADEON! Driver activated but not in use [Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS, x64] Sysinfo: VESA: WRESTLER notebook: AMD MSI CR650, AMD E-450, HD6320, 4Gb RAM
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Radeon Driver install help on Ubuntu

I have a AMD/ATI Radeon 7800 series VGA card. I looked up ow to install the drivers under Ubuntu but could not work out how to do it. I want to install the proprietary Fglrx driver. The guide I ...
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How do I get a Radeon 9200 Pro graphic card recognized and working? [closed]

This question is an extension of another a few days ago: Video card not found First I try to install Ubuntu 12.10 Desktop removing Windows XP Home Edition. Everything was nearly ok, just that graphic ...
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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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Black screen when installing ATI Drivers on Netbook

I just installed Lubuntu on my Aspire One 725. It has a Radeon 7290 HD. I already tryied to install the drivers but after rebooting, i can only log in via terminal, there's no graphic interface ...
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Radeon 13.1 legacy driver and xserver 1.13

Is the latest radeon legacy driver compatible with xserver 1.13? I have HD4xxx and HD5xxx video cards on my laptop. I want to install Ubuntu 12.10 but not sure if everything will be ok with legacy ...
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Use vga switcheroo on MacBook Pro 8,2?

I have used the instructions provided by tomodachi here to get EFI kernel stub booting working properly. The Radeon card is now properly initialized and lspci is showing both graphics cards, which is ...
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My AMD/ATI HD 7570M is overheating after install Ubuntu 12.04.2

I get the last Ubuntu version to install in my Inspiron 14z, but after install it, the video card is overheating, the battery is get down too fast. Can someone help me to solve this problem?
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ATI Radeon Mobility X1600 drivers installation

I have just installed Ubuntu 12.10 on my old Macbook Pro 2006. It has a ATI Radeon Mobility X1600 256MB and I would grateful if you could tell me how to install the graphic card drivers. So far the ...
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How to adjust brightness in games with Radeon driver?

I recently installed Lubuntu 12.10 on an older laptop, an HP Pavilion zv6000. It runs GREAT with one exception. I am unable to adjust the brightness in any games. I realize I am stuck using the open ...
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How To Use Intel Graphics on MacBook Pro w/12.10?

I've installed 12.10 on a MacBook Pro 8,2 using the Mac install image. The install was successful, but I don't see the /boot/efi partition I expected to see. Therefore, I assume it was not an EFI ...
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HP Probook 4510s Overheating Issue

I have an HP Probook 4510s running Ubuntu 12.10 with open source Radeon drivers also I keep my computer clean and dust free. The following output of the sensors command is worrying me. ...