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Ubuntu 16.04 and [AMD/ATI] Thames [Radeon HD 7550M/7570M/7650M] fan active most of the time

My notebook has Ubuntu 16.04 installed. But the fans are active most of the time. This reduces the time it can run on battery. This is unlike when I used Ubuntu 15.10. When you run the command: ...
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16.04 look and feel (theme?) problem

I'm running 16.04, fresh install, on Dell M6800 (with Radeon). From time to time, after system restart, something is wrong with apps look and feel and system fonts. After another reboot (or few) ...
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How do I fix a black screen at login in Ubuntu 14.04?

Description of the problem I am installing Ubuntu 14.04 LTS from a UEFI USB flash drive. When I boot from the flash drive, I get the installer menu e.g. "Try ubuntu without installing" etc. It gets ...
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Swapping between video cards on Ubuntu 16.04

With Ubuntu 16.04, fglrx and Catalyst Center is no more. How can I change my primary video card on dual graphic systems like Intel/AMD or AMD/AMD. Is there a script for this, or a good manual? Update ...
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Another and probably not last question about Radeon and Intel graphics

So I decided to try to do sth with my graphics on Ubuntu MATE 16.04 but unfortunately it is so confusing what to do and what to use that i have just lost inside all these forum threads. Below is my ...
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graphics hardware acceleration 16.04 radeon

I upgraded my Acer Aspire E 15 to Ubuntu 16.04. Now videos are running very slowly if at all. The laptop contains AMD Radeon R7 and the radeon driver is used. But if I run vdpauinfo the following is ...
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Missing drivers for Radeon 8470D on 16.04

I have installed Ubuntu 16.04 (first serious attempt with Linux) but I'm having trouble finding the right graphics drivers. My system has an AMD Radeon HD 8470d graphics card on an AMD A4-7300 APU. ...
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initramfs won't load radeon after blacklisting it in modprobe.d

I followed the solution to this question: pci-stub not claiming radeon card, only the audio device, radeon driver claiming graphics instead Now PCI_stub is claiming the devices (video and audio of my ...
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Can't watch video in any website Ubuntu 14.04 Chromium

I saw this post from yesterday on askubuntu.com and my problem is very similiar, except the pc has a AMD Radeon HD 8400 instead and I really don't know how to handle with this bug. It's recent (one ...
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Do i need to install xserver-xorg-video-radeon to update open source AMD/ATI driver via Oibaf PPA?

To update my open source AMD GPU driver (AMD RadeonHD 7470M) on ubuntu 14.04, i added the oibaf PPA and did an software update in usual way which updated some packages from the PPA. After a reboot i ...
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How to disable the discrete graphics on 16.04?

Before the update to 16.04 I used to use a proprietary driver from AMD only to disable the discrete graphics card. But know, on the newest version of Ubuntu this is not possible (the Catalyst driver ...
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How to install latest Opensource Radeon Driver?

I am newbie to Ubuntu. I want update my opensource Radeon driver to latest one, because comparatively to proprietary driver, opensource one is lagging behind according to benchmarks at here. ...
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Muxless Graphics and Ubuntu 16.04

I have a laptop with muxless graphics (Intel HD 4000 and AMD radeon HD 7730m), and today I tried to install Ubuntu 16.04 LTS. The installation went fine, I was able to boot my computer and I updated ...
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Ubuntu detects 4th monitor, but doesn't detect the 4th monitor when plugged in

Currently I am running ubuntu 14.04 and it works great with 3 monitors. When I plug in a 4th HP monitor that I have tested on a different computer I get an error could not switch the monitor ...
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16.04 - Radeon R7 M260 errors

I am running Xubuntu 16.04 on my HP Elitebook 840 G2 and got several error messages because of my Radeon R7 M260X. dpkg -l | grep amdgpu ii libdrm-amdgpu1:amd64 ...
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Is there any Ubuntu 16.04 derivative which support by default proprietary AMD graphics driver?

Generally speaking, I like an idea of using Open Source drivers, not only for AMD graphics. However, I'm unable to run application which requires OpenGl 4. fglrx is deprecated for Ubuntu 16.04, so I ...
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radeon r9 270 boots only in safe mode

I have Kubuntu 16.04, so radeon driver only, my old graphics card is working fine, but my new r9 270 doesn't boot. The monitor turns on, then turns off, then turns on but there is only black screen. ...
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Graphics lock up on 16.04 with Cape Verde 7770 using radeon driver

It seems that any activity that uses hardware acceleration, and when the screen is allowed to sleep lockup the graphics with the current packages. With Error [ 371.336625] radeon 0000:04:00.0: ring ...
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Xorg or mesa or radeon or gpu or steam problem on ubuntu 16.04

First of all, my system info as shown by inxi -Fxxx command is this: http://paste.ubuntu.com/16654073/ The main problem is that when I play dota2 or teamfortress (steam games) after a while the ...
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System crashes at logout

I'm experiencing an issue with a fresh install of Ubuntu 16.04. Basically, everytime I try to logout the system crashes and I get this (I know, it looks stupid, but I couldn't screencap it as not even ...
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Can downloading GPU drivers help stream in HD and prevent 100% CPU usage? (Lubuntu 16.04 on Sony Vaio)

So I've got 64 bit Lubuntu 16.04 running on a Sony Vaio laptop with AMD E-350 CPU (dual core 1.6Ghz) with integrated Radeon HD 6310, plus 4GB RAM. In general it seems to run great but Chrome (and ...
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How to install correct drivers for Radeon r9 390x?

I have a Radeon r9 390x graphics card running on my system running ubuntu 16.04. Searching the internet, I am unsure what is the situation with this graphics card. I do not know: * Which driver I ...
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Online Videos with HP 355 G2, Radeon R5 M240

I got a laptop (HP 355 G2 K7H44ES) recently and installed Ubuntu 14.04. There's a Radeon R5 M240 grafics card. Watching videos offline works (although patchy), but I can't watch any online (youtube, ...
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NVIDIA and ATI Radeon cards at the same time?

I'm dabbling with Ethereum mining and have NVIDIA and Radeon cards. Having ran Ubuntu 15.04 using the NVIDIA card with the CUDA drivers I'm thinking to drop in the Radeon card. So, two questions: 1 -...
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ubuntu 16.04 AMD HD 6000 serise graphics driver

want to know that when the graphics driver for amd radeon HD 6000 will release ??
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16.04 change from Intel HD Graphics to Radeon

sudo lshw -c video I get: *-display description: VGA compatible controller product: HD Graphics 520 vendor: Intel Corporation physical id: 2 bus ...
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15.10 unable to select graphics driver in `additional drivers` and have no hdmi after software update

Before a general software update I was able to switch between open source graphics driver and fglrx driver. Now I no longer get hdmi out and all the graphics drivers options are greyed out. And ...
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Second monitor via VGA detected but not working (radeon)

After the update to Ubuntu 16.04, my second monitor connected via VGA to my Asus laptop stopped working. I am aware of the removal of the fglrx driver, but I only became aware of it after the upgrade. ...
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Radeon HD6870 fan goes frenzy after unsuspend

I am using Ubuntu 14.04: Linux hometower 3.16.0-71-generic #91~14.04.1-Ubuntu SMP Mon Apr 18 19:43:36 UTC 2016 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux I have Radeon HD6870 Video Card, which is working ...
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16.04 ; power off discrete graphics (ATI/AMD)

On 12.04 I used to utilize this procedure, to power off my ATI graphics and prevent my system from overheating, it worked fine. After installing 16.04, I've been trying everything I could find on the ...
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Install Open Source AMDGPU driver on 16.04

How could I switch from using the "radeon" open source driver to the "AMDGPU" open source driver? I have man packages for both, tried setting an xorg.conf for Driver "amdgpu" but to my understanding ...
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Radeon R4 + Radeon R5

On my laptop HP Probook 455 G2 I have installed ubuntu 16.04 and 2 videocards: Radeon R4(Kaveri) - which working on open source radeon driver. Radeon R5(Topaz) - which working on AMDGPU driver # ...
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System in Low Graphics mode when I try to LOG OUT while using onboard Intel Graphics instead of AMD

I am using Ubuntu 14.04.4 LTS on my Dell Inspiron 5548 with i5 and ATI Graphics AMD Radeon R7 M265 2GB DDR3. I switched Graphics in AMD Catalyst Control Center form AMD Radeon R7 to Intel integrated ...
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Short freeze before opening System Settings in Ubuntu 16.04

Each time I open the System Settings the screen freezes for a few seconds. Then it continues normally. But it is still annoying. My graphics card is: Venus XTX [Radeon HD 8890M / R9 M275X/M375X] ...
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Ubuntu 16.04: Graphics card being detected wrongly, battery getting drained

I use an Inspiron 7548 which ships with an AMD Radeon R7 M270 graphics card. However, Ubuntu is detecting it as an R7 M265. LSPCI: 00:00.0 Host bridge: Intel Corporation Broadwell-U Host Bridge -...
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after upgrade to 16.04 got stuck with low resolution, no hdmi, unity slow as hell (Radeon HD 7500G, Samsung NP535U3C))

Just like in the topic: after upgrading from 15.10 (?) to 16.04 everything related to display/video card is completely f***ed up. 1. lspci: 00:01.0 VGA compatible controller: Advanced Micro Devices,...
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Problems with libgtk after upgrading to 16.04

After upgrading ubuntu to 16.04, some graphic things started not working properly. For example, running ccsm from the command line will give me the following error : Traceback (most recent call last):...
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16.04 uses Intel HD Graphics instead of Radeon

I installed ubuntu 16.04 to my Dell inspiron 5559 that has AMD Radeon R5 M335 graphics cards. When I run: sudo lshw -c video I get: *-display description: VGA compatible ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 unknown display

I just recently updated to 16.04 and now I'm not able to set resolution for my display. In settings menu my display hangs in unknown state. I've AMD radeon HD5770 video chipset. My dmesg: http://paste....
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AMD Radeon VCE init error (-22) on Ubuntu 16.04

Everything is running well, I don't have any problems with booting/playing games, but this disquites me. $ sudo dmesg | grep -E '(drm)|(radeon)' [ 3.337655] [drm] Initialized drm 1.1.0 20060810 [ ...
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Ati Radeon HD 8250 - Samsung ATIV 9

I've been trying to deal with this issue by myself since the last few weeks. I have a Samsung ATIV 9 laptop with Radeon HD 8250 and as soon as I start some graphic task like a movie, after 20-30 ...
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Psensors not displaying AMD radeon card's temperature. Solutions?

I am having some overheating issues in my laptop running Ubuntu 16.04 LTS, so I just wanted to monitor my gpu temperature using psensor. After properly installing the dependencies and psensor itself ...
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Can I disable the discreet GPU in a hybrid Intel/ATI graphics?

Using 16.04 LTS at 4.5.2 kernel stable. Can I use vgaswitcheroo or something to disable the AMDGPU and the card? It's eating up my battery. In 14.04 LTS I could use the ATI Catalyst to switch between ...
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AMD r9 280x Drivers for Ubuntu 16.04?

I can't see to get to know how to install AMD driver on the ubuntu 16.04. I been using ubuntu for around a year, and I always seem to have trouble installing :( I took a look at Install AMD drivers [...
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Radeon 4650 vdpau [duplicate]

I have a problem I can not solve, I have a PC with a video card radeon 4650 that I'm using with open driver on ubuntu 16.04. I installed smplayer and I set to use the vdpau output , but when I go to ...
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Full crash after login only when graphics card is plugged in

I'm running ubuntu 16.04 64bit on the following system: MSI Z170A Gaming Pro Intel i7 6700K MSI R9 390 8G The problem I have is that the PC crashes when the video card is plugged in. But only after ...
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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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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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Suspend not working on Ubuntu 16.04 for Dell 3537

I was on Ubuntu (vanilla, with Unity) 14.04 until yesterday, and since the new LTS version came out, I decided to go for an Ubuntu GNOME 16.04 clean install. Since I installed Ubuntu GNOME 16.04 (64-...