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Ubuntu/Xubuntu 14.04 + radeon x300/x550/x1050 legacy drivers?

Im a new user and would really like to know if there is a way that my old graphics card can be used to its fullest under ubuntu? radeon x300/x550/x1050 I know Ubuntu comes with integrated radeon ...
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X server is now disabled. Restarted MDM error after forceinstalling Radeon driver

AMD Radeon HD 6550D -- Tl;dr: I was an idiot for forceinstalling a driver and none of the normal options to solve my problem help anymore. Thanks! -- Background: Whenever I pressed the 0 button my ...
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ATI drivers incompatible with xorg

some of you are having problems with ati driver? I have a Radeon R7 240 and It Seems That the drivers are no more compatible with the xorg server I'm using...what can I do? I'm on the last release ...
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Video drivers Radeon R7 240

I'm having troubles with the video drivers, I have a Radeon R7 240 and I'd like to use the GPU but it doesn't work, I tried to download the drivers here ...
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Kubuntu 15.10 graphic problem on laptop compaq cq 56 Radeon 4250

my gpu is mobile radeon 4250 256@32 and i dont have installed video drivers ,(i tryed to dw ati drivers and to create package for 15.10 but without result .. i cant install them). From driver manager ...
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Which version of ubuntu supports my card & how do i install the closed-source driver?

I want to ask which version of ubuntu supports my card fully: ATi Radeon HD 3650 AGP, and how could i install the closed source drivers on that version on ubuntu? (The reason why i want closed source ...
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Getting some errors messages at boot

Guys i've addded the picture of the messages of what i get during. Hope you people could figure out what is the reason for these messages. I am on ubuntu 15.10 64bit and on 4.2.5-040205-generic ...
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Discrete AMD graphics card is not detected by AMD CCC

After my laptop with AMD HD4570 discrete GPU (which entered legacy branch and no more AMD proprietary support for Linux) died I tried to give AMD another shot and bought a new laptop with switchable ...
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Wiley 15.10 upgrade; Kernel 4.2.0-18 AMD Radeon RS880 chipset not able to enter luks passphrase to boot

Ok, so I upgraded my 14.04 LTS headless server to 15.04 using ssh and cli. Had similar problem on boot (black screen) so I had thought "foolishly" that this would have been resolved in the latest ...
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Ubuntu on new lenovo 6th gen i7 6500u processor and AMD Radeon R7 M360

will ubuntu 14.04.3 work with this hardware(lenovo ideapad 500-15isk with Intel 6th Gen i7-6500u processor and AMD Radeon R7 M360)? I tried the live cd but the graphics are unstable/flashing white ...
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Error while booting ubuntu 15.04

Getting this error while booting ubuntu 15.04 , no dual boot. I get it everytime whenever i boot but the system boots up fine till the login screen and then stucks . i have to hard restart it. This ...
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System boot fails with fglrx-drivers [duplicate]

After installation fglrx-drivers from repos (I've tried both fglrx and fglrx-updates) the system can't load even login screen. When I turned off splash screen I saw that it prompts for enter login and ...
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Dual Monitors with open source radeon driver - one stays black

Since I'm having a lot of problems with fglrx I wanted to use the open source Radeon driver on Ubuntu 15.04. As soon as I plug in the additional Monitor, the laptop screen turns off even though I can ...
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Can't activate discrete amd video card. Tried anything so far nothing works

This "New AMDGPU kernel driver for supporting recent and near-term Radeon GPUs" in the 15.10 release notes got me to upgrade hoping to be able to finally use my amd card... Still a no go. I'm hoping ...
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Black screen after The GRUB Boot Menu on Ubuntu 15.10 (ATI)

I upgraded Ubuntu to the last version (15.10) and now everytime I try to start it I get a black screen after grub menu. I tried installing fglrx drivers but the problem persists. I am able to ...
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Amd graphics card installation error on ubuntu 15.10

after downloading the amd-driver-installer-15.20.1046-x86.x86_64.run from the amd site i delete old versions before installation process according to this post ati-driver-re-install-fail after i ...
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tty (ctrl+alt+F1-6) black screen

I wnat to report the following Problem: When I hit ctrl+alt+F1-6 a black screen is the result. The tty is not off-screen, I tried to hold down letters to check that, but it's not the issue, it ...
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Unbind GPU from Radeon drivers without restarting lightdm

I use a bash script to rebind my GPU for KVM PCI passthrough, but it requires me to stop lightdm to unbind/bind it from the radeon drivers. If I do not stop lightdm, the entire system hangs after a ...
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Problems with fglrx driver installation

I have problems with fglrx installation. Firs my ubuntu worked in my laptop with ati5145. After motherboard of my laptop died i extracted HDD and placed it in my Desktop. Old ati driver was deleted ...
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FGLRX driver crashes constantly

I have an ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5850 video card, and I have recently installed the fglrx driver on Ubuntu 14.04 to improve the performance, since the X.Org X Server driver was overloading the CPU ...
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Installing fglrx/AMD Drivers - how to avoid log in loop? [duplicate]

I've installed Ubuntu 14.4 and after I installed all of these proprietary drivers I got login loop. I've reinstalled system and now I don't wanna make a mistake again so how should I do it? I'm new ...
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how do i get drivers for my hp 15 notebook with ati radeon r5 graphics? [duplicate]

I got hp 15 af006ax with dedicated ati radeon r5 graphics. How am i suppose to install drivers for my hardware? The hp support site doesnt have any drivers for ubuntu. Plz help
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Removing graphics Nvidia/Radeon driver without going headless

Experimenting with switching from an Nvidia to a Radeon card, I cannot install the Radeon driver upfront as ubuntu software center says it conflicts with the nvidia one. Makes sense. However ...
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Black screen on hdmi second screen and java (Radeon HD 8330 ubuntu 15.10)

when i open i.e. netbeans 8.0.2 with java 8, in full screen in my second screen in hdmi port, after a few seconds, only that screen become blink black, and after a 1 minute screen goes black. If i ...
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Catalyst not saving Switchable graphics settings

My Ubuntu uses integral graphics for CS:GO even though I have all drivers installed and enabled switchable graphics in BIOS. It may be caused by Catalyst setting for not using GPU for both rendering ...
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Radeon dual-card multiple-monitors setup

Xubuntu 15.04/15.10 amd64. 2x Radeon 7700 series videocards with 2GB VRAM and 4x DisplayPort each. 6x 4K LG monitors. Only open-source driver is able to output 4K@24Hz, proprietary driver can't output ...
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ATI Radeon X800 XT (PowerMac G5)

Is the ATI Radeon X800 XT Card supported by Ubuntu 15.10 ? Because i´m trying to install Ubuntu 15.10 on my PowerMac G5 7,3 with that Graphiccard. Sadly with no success. When i try to boot into the ...
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Radeon hd 5650 with intel [duplicate]

Ubuntu 14.04.3 I have problem. Now worked intell card. I try install ati drivers but all not worked. Every time display black screen with message - Slow mode etc. try correct setting nana. Why ...
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Screen flashes white every few seconds (15.10) - Hp dv6

I'm having some issues with my laptop, which is running a completely fresh install of Ubuntu 15.10, and it's giving me a real headache. Every few seconds my mouse will freeze for a moment, before the ...
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Ubuntu 15.04 ATI Radeon graphics Issue

I installed Ubuntu 15.04 on my Dell Inspiron with ATI Radeon HD 7730M graphics card. I was under the impression that Ubuntu will use my graphics card as default graphics device but it does not seem ...
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Crashes after installing a AMD video driver

My laptop was running games really poorly and I realised it was because I totally forgot to install my drivers. No I came across a problem, when I install the drivers and restart my laptop I get stuck ...
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14.04 gets black screen unless radeon.modeset=0

I can't use Ubuntu the normal way. Each time I boot it I need to set radeon to 0, or use nomodeset. I don't have the fglrx drivers (the Trusty kernel and X.org does not support it), only the open ...
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How to fix “The system is running in low-graphics mode” (switchable graphics) [duplicate]

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 to my HP Pavilion laptop. After the installation ubuntu 14.04 it showed me “The system is running in low-graphics mode”. I have Intel Graphic 4600 & AMD Radeon 8600M ...
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Getting rid of llvmpipe. Installing open source drivers correctly

My video card is Radeon R9 270 Dual-X. I've read a lot about overwhelming performance of OpenSource drivers compared to proprietary ones, so I'd really like to move to OS drivers. However! I did ...
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Driver problem with AMD/ATI Bonaire XT Radeon HD 7790/8770

First of all sorry if I ask a dumb question, I'm new to Ubuntu. I can't find find a solution to this problem. I tried to install drivers for Ati Radeon Hd 7xxx series, Catalyst and whatever. ...
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OpenCL support for AMD HD 3650 For Ubuntu 14.04

Just installed a Radeon HD3650 AGP on an older PC running Ubuntu 14.04. The purpose was to get Ubuntu performance to be at least the same as Windows 7 performance for viewing YouTube instructional ...
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When a VGA monitor is enabled, laptop display goes black and stays that way until reboot

OS: Ubuntu Gnome 15.04 Laptop: asus N56DP GPU: HD7660G and HD7730M Driver: free / radeon by black I mean blank with backlight on, changing tty(Ctrl+Alt+FX) doesn't help. if the display is ...
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Kernel 4.2.3 in Ubuntu 14.04 with startup errors

From kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/..., I installed v4.2.3 on my 14.04 64bit system with AMD A8-6600K, integrated GPU Radeon HD8570D. The system seems to run, uses the graphic driver ...
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after upgrading 14.04 my display is locked at one resolution and I cannot change it from the GUI

I recently let my 12.04 Ubuntu HTPC upgrade to 14.04 after doing so, the resolution my system's oboard ATI Radeon card will only display is 1400 X 900 to a 55inch Video 1080P display, when I was ...
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Unable to Install Ubuntu 14 next to Windows 7 (different HD)

I'm trying to install Ubuntu 14.04 on my Desktop PC and I am new to Linux. I made a bootable USB-Stick with Rufus (MBR for UEFI) and booted from it. I came into the mask which gave me the options ...
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Any one know if AMD Eyefinity is supported by the open source Radeon driver?

I recently acquired a HIS Radeon HD 6570 PCI-e card for a cheap build I am doing. It has the DisplayPort, VGA and DVI outputs, so it is Eyefinity compatible as long as I use an Active ...
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I have switchable graphics AMD R7 M265 but the “strong” GPU never gets used, how can I force it?

Ubuntu discovers both of the adapters (*=default): aticonfig --list-adapters * 0. 00:01.0 AMD Radeon(TM) R5 Graphics 1. 01:00.0 AMD Radeon R7 M265 Series However, in CCC it shows ...
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HDMI+Acer Aspire 5536 running xUbuntu = nothing

I'm trying to hook up my old laptop to my TV using an HDMI cable but it just won't output anything on the TV or the Display part of Settings. I've tried rebooting it with the cable in and out, tried ...
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Display problem after upgrade to Ubuntu 14.04.3

After installing the latest Ubuntu 14.04.3 on my old Laptop (Toshiba Satellite) i have some issues with the display. There is flickering (like in a white noise) on the screen, and it is bugging me ...
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“VCE not responding, trying to reset the ECPU” presented at boot

When booting, I see the errors below. I have an HP laptop with an AMD CPU. I can link the model number if that would be useful. Given that it mentions Radeon, I'm assuming this has something to do ...
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lspci displays wrong VGA compatible Controller

I have an HP laptop with an AMD A8-7410 with R5 Graphics (AMD Radeon R5 M330 GPU, can't find drivers for that. AMD Catalyst recognizes this but says unknown display). Using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64-bit. ...
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Couldn't open module fglrx

I was using fglrx driver long ago, but I switched to open-source driver. In the Xorg.0.log I'm getting following warnings. [ 35.380] (II) LoadModule: "glx" [ 35.416] (II) Loading ...
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Radeon HD screen resolution is low

I have an old video card and seems it works somehow on the latest Ubuntu 15 (downloaded today). As I understand, the card is supported by the open source driver, and officially the card is not ...
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Screen turns on and off when using Unity dash or browsers

Just got new laptop and had to set up ubuntu 14.04 on it. It's a Dell Inspiration 7000 Series 7548. One of those fancy 4K displays with touchscreen. It has 2 video cards (according to lspci | grep ...
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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 ...