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Ubuntu 16.04 doesn't see second monitor daisy chained through displayport

I have two Dell U2414H monitors connected in chain to AMD R7 250X. Today I installed Ubuntu 16.04 and in settings I see only one monitor while screen is duplicated on second monitor. Is there a way ...
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Ubuntu hangs on “Adding swap on Priority:-1 extents:1 across”

I have a Dell 2900 with a onboard Radeon card. The server is running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS with Kernel 3.19.0-58 When booting with 'nomodeset' the system hangs on: "[drm:radeon_init [radeon]] ERROR No UMS ...
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distorted video playback with vlc in kubuntu 16.04

I recently installed kubuntu 16.04 on my laptop. Everything works fine except that i can't play videos with vlc player! the default player(Dragon) has no problem but when i open videos with vlc the ...
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My AMD Radeon graphic card is not working on 16.04

I have installed Ubuntu 16.04 final beta on a Dell Inspiron 15 5000 Series (Intel(R)) - 5559. This laptop has a AMD Radeon(TM) R5 M335 4GB DDR3 GPU. I am unable to tell if it is being used or not. ...
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Problem with amd, please, help me

Good day, I have notebook hp 15 pavillon, based on A8-with radeon r5 and graphics radeon r7 m260 in Windows. But when I install Ubuntu 14.04, I install fgrlx drivers, and Ubutu see only this: ...
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Intel and AMD graphics on 16.04

When I try to experiment 16.04 in live mode, I have a problem: the Xorg just crashes. I have a integrated Intel card and a AMD R7. 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation Haswell-ULT ...
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Is my AMD hybrid-graphics card supported by Ubuntu 16.04 driver?

so before I try a clean install of 16.04 LTS when it's released, is there any way to find out whether my AMD graphics card is fully supported by the driver? I'm not talking gaming, just the open ...
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Fan noise after upgrading to Ubuntu 16.04

After upgrading from 15.10 to 16.04 my computer fans have started making much more noise. I think this could be related to the graphics card, which is an ATI Radeon: 07:00.0 VGA compatible ...
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Trying to setup a 4096x2160 modline on a LG 31MU97 monitor

So I have an LG 4k (31MU97) monitor that supports 4096x2160 at 60Hz. I can run 3840x2160 at 60Hz fine. When I run xrandr, I don't see the 4096x2160 mode: Screen 0: minimum 320 x 200, current 3840 x ...
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Ati radeon and v sync on open source drivers

With the recent upgrade of xorg to 1.18 amd card users are forced to use the open source driver as amd is being sloppy with the proprietary one (as always). I tried out the open source driver and (as ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 SSD started freezing recently

So I am using Ubuntu 14.04 (3.13.0-77-generic) x64 with an Samsung SSD 840 EVO 250GB and up until a few weeks ago everything worked fine. Now I am getting random frequent freezes. Especially when I ...
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How disable the integraded GPU (Intel HD 4000) and only use the discrete GPU (AMD Radeon HD 8870M) on Ubuntu 16.04?

Is there a way to disable my integrated GPU (Intel HD 4000) and only use the dedicated GPU (AMD Radeon HD 8870M aka R9 M270X and M370X)? This used to be possible through the proprietary drivers ...
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why is ubuntu incorrectly detecting my graphics card?

So in my ubuntu I was using the latest mesa drivers from the ppa. I also had the amdgpu and radeon xorg drivers installed. I was running a 16.04 gnome version of ubuntu. Maybe I am reading the ...
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Installing Driver for ATI Radeon HD 4000 Series

I am dual booting Ubuntu 15.10 (64-bit / Kernel 4.2.0-35-generic) with OSX on my iMac (mid-2010). I managed to install, and am able to use, Ubuntu with the nomodeset workaround, but the monitor can't ...
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Laptop sleeping problem

I installed ubuntu 14.04 on an old Toshiba. I have two problems that could possibly be linked. I tried to fix them separately with no luck and I am running out of ideas. The first issue is that when ...
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Doom 3 BFG starts(native) but with purple and random colours

I had to install propietary AMD drivers because the open source ones would give black screen and low fps Sytem Specs: OS:Ubuntu Gnome 14.04LTS 64bits RAM:8GB VRAM:1GB Graphic card: AMD radeon R5 ...
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How to install AMD Radeon HD 6290 proprietary drivers in Ubuntu 15.10

I have been at this for days now. I have followed every guide that I can find. Purging and re-purging to get a clean start to try to reinstall once more but ultimately nothing has worked. I have tried ...
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Driver for ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5650 on 15.10?

I have a laptop with 2 GPUs. ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5650 and Intel HD Graphics. About this Computer say under Graphics: Intel® Ironlake Mobile I tried using the proprietary driver under System ...
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Asus k53ta Ubuntu installation radeon error

I just bought an Asus k53ta laptop Win7 with the intention of putting Ubuntu on it. I tried installing the 14.04 LTS. It seemingly installed with no problems. Then it would hang up at the infamous ...
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HDMI problem with Dell Laptop with Radeon HD 8670A/8670M/8690M / R5 M330 graphics

I'm facing some problems in connecting external displays via HDMI cable to my Dell Inspiron 17 5759 running Ubuntu 15.10. The Display controller is 01:00.0 Display controller: Advanced Micro ...
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Radeon driver power levels on RV670

I have just installed Ubuntu 15.10 on an AMD64 box with a Radeon HD 3850 graphics card (RV670, AGP version) and I'm using the radeon driver that comes with Ubuntu. So far, everything is working fine. ...
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Possible missing firmware /lib/firmware/radeon/VERDE_mc2.bin

I have this missing firmware after compiling and installing kernel 3.14.6 (mainline) Could someone point me to where I can get it or how to make it get compiled?
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AMD Graphics Driver Ubuntu 15.04

I have installed Ubuntu Gnome 15.04 on my laptop which has a Radeon R5 M255 GPU. How can I install drivers for it? On amd website there are only for ubuntu 14.04. I just want to install them without ...
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Wrong memory info for ATI Radeon video card with `lspci -v` command?

Could someone help me read this information better, I am suspicious of this line: Memory at d0000000 (64-bit, prefetchable) [size=256M] My video card is supposed to have 1GB of memory, however I'm ...
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Can't start/install Ubuntu - RADEON error UVD not responding

first of all I'm new to Ubuntu so my apologies in advance for any stupidity. PROBLEM: I can't start/install Ubuntu 15.10 because of the RADEON error UVD not responding.. it gets stuck at the loading ...
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AMD/ RADEON amdcccle how to get it to remember its settings?

Have a media client set up on ADM/FM2 hardware. LUbuntu 15.04, fglrx, amdcccle, Kodi jarvis etc. The LED/LCD screen is more than capable of refresh rates > 50 hertz. Sixty is preferred to get decent ...
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Desktop freezes Ubuntu 15.10 radeon GPU

I have kubuntu 15.10 on my desktop PC with a radeon r390. It happens sometimes that the desktop freezes completely and there is nothing that I can do to fix it but hard reboot. It can happen anytime ...
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Trying to get dual monitors working 14.04 LTS & Radeon HD 4850

I have Ubuntu 14.04 LTS running on a desktop PC and recently got a second monitor. I cannot seem to make Ubuntu 'detect' that second one. I ended up here: ...
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Blank screen on resume (radeon card)

This is an old problem: sometimes disappears, sometimes returns. I have a notebook with an ATI RADEON HD6320. Using the opensource driver, everything works fine, except the resume after suspend: the ...
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How to configure dual monitors with Ubuntu 14.04 and Radeon X1300/X1500

I recently upgraded my system from Ubuntu 12.04 to 14.04. My dual monitors (which previously worked) now only mirror each other. I can't get them to stop mirroring, and one monitor has large black ...
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Ubuntu deprecating AMD fglrx driver?

I just read that the latest stable release 16.04 will no longer use the AMD fglrx driver, and thus purge it at upgrading to 16.04 LTS. My question is, since I'm using hybrid graphics with AMD Radeon ...
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AMD graphic driver problem (dual graphic)

I have Lenovo G505s with dual graphic: Radeon HD 7640 + R5 M230. I can't find properly graphic driver, so I need help. I use Ubuntu GNOME 15.10. Other informations: AMD A8 4500 8 GB RAM
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Mouse and Keyboard slow and unreactive in ubuntu 15.10

I have recently switched to Ubuntu 15.10, because my on-board and was-legacy graphics card won't work perfectly with Unity, so i decided to buy a supported graphics card, so i have bought an XFX ...
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Help with AMD Catalyst 15.9 and screen tearing Ubuntu 15.04

I am running Ubuntu Mate 15.04 with the latest AMD Catalyst 15.9 on an HP Envy 15 with an AMD Radeon HD 7750m. I am somewhat of a noob with Linux and I've found solutions that led to some screen ...
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Radeon crossfire problem UBUNTU

Good afternoon, I wondered, a little understood what was happening, so that's my laptop hp15-p029eg chipset A8 + the graphics card Radeon r7 m260, and so on windows AMD Crimson sees as the APU and ...
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Radeon HD8990, Ubuntu 14.04LTS, OpenCL not working after AMD SDK 3.0 install

Found some leads at this Q/A: Radeon HD 7990 in Ubuntu 12.04 and above I have a Gigabyte 990FXA-UD3, a 256GB SSD, the HD8990 (basically a 7990), DVI-VGA adapter to monitor. Power is good, IOMMU is ...
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How to control AMD Radeon fan speed

In Linux 4.0 the SMC fan speed control for AMD Radeons has been introduced. I have Gigabyte Windforce Radeon 7870. Booting Ubuntu with kernel 4.0+ helps a little, but the fans are still very loud. Can ...
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Multiple problems while installing Ubuntu 13.04 on LENOVO G500 laptop

Dear Community, I encountered several problems when installing Ubuntu on my new Lenovo G500 laptop. First I bumped in the problem (also reported by many other) of the black screen after booting ...
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problem with dual amd graphics card amd radeon r5 A8 and radeon r7 m260

Good day I have problem with dual AMD graphics card AMD Radeon R5 A8 and Radeon R7 M260. Hope, you can help me, I try to install drivers at additional driver in Ubuntu, try download and install from ...
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How to change the graphics card driver via terminal?

I recently tried changing the driver for my Asus Radeon HD 7870 to the proprietary one (a friend told me it was much faster), however that seems to have killed my install of Ubuntu. Now whenever I ...
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Unable to login after update

After letting system updates run today, cannot login through the UI. Not even as guest. 14.04. The update asked about flgrx or whatever similar name four times, whether configuration should be ...
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Asus R9 270 not working

I just got a new graphics card and when I boot up it will only use the card to display the boot screen although once it boots it only uses the integrated graphics. The open source driver works fine ...
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How do I verify that Ubuntu recognizes my discrete graphics card (Radeon HD8750M)?

My lenovo g500h has integrated intel 4000hd graphics card and discrete ati hd8750m radeon card. It looks like by default the intel graphics driver is installed ( when i type lspci | grep VGA in ...
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Dist-Upgrade and fglrx 13.1 legacy

I'm currently running Ubuntu 12.04.1 LTS with an ATI Radeon HD 4670 using fglrx 13.1 legacy drivers. If i dist-upgrade, will fglrx be broken due to possible x-server upgrades, therefore rendering my ...
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Which drivers should I install for my AMD graphics card?

In the history of me having this machine, I've successfully been able to get a stable installation of Linux on my computer one time. All other times, either I did something stupid when I was playing ...
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Additional display is always added on the wrong side

I have a desktop computer with a Radeon R7 360 and FOS-drivers. My main display, which I am using always, is connected to the DVI-port and my TV is connected to the HDMI-out, in case I want to put any ...
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safe way to install AMD Catalyst Control Centre?

Relatively noob here. I'm having a blast with Ubuntu, successfully playing all kinds of steam games, no complaints until Firewatch came out. It was recommended to me to install AMD Catalyst Control ...
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Making sure AMD drivers are installed on Ubuntu 15.04

I have a laptop with an AMD Radeon HD 7730M chip. I just want to make sure that the drivers are properly installed because I'm getting some conflicting results. I used this guide first. Running lspci ...
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Turn off vsync (Radeon) and create xorg.conf

I want to turn off vsync because I want to play games at more than 60 fps. To turn off vsync I have tried to follow this link on the arch Wiki. I created the file .drirc and copy and pasted it. This ...
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AMD APU + GPU (MSI GX70) Switchable Graphics Card

I want to move away from windows, since microsoft is doing a great mess right now with their OS. Though I've been an Ubuntu user since 2010, I was using this computer mainly for gaming. I have a MSI ...