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Graphic errors for ATI RS600M

I wanted to give my old Samsung P200-PRO T8100 Bordoso a last change. It has the ATI RS600M chipset (Radeon Xpress 1250 graphics card). After installing Ubuntu 14.04, the navigation on the top has a ...
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do i need to install motherboard and graphic card drivers..? if yes then how..?

Right now I am windows user but I am thinking of using of ubuntu. So if I install ubuntu do I need to install motherboard and graphic card drivers like windows? My motherboard is Gigabyte B75M-D3V and ...
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Startup problem (both Win 7 and Ubuntu 14.04) “UVD not responding, trying to reset the VCPU!!!”

I have a Samsung np700z3a (with Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr). It can't boot any OS (not even a live OS). At startup it passes through BIOS splash screen, then it shows some lines of terminal (see the ...
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Should I update my Radeon drivers?

*-display description: VGA compatible controller product: RS880M [Mobility Radeon HD 4225/4250] vendor: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] ...
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Radeon init error causes slow boot

Hello I finally decided to move to linux, and I chose the latest version of Ubuntu Gnome, after getting all of it installed the computer us working great, but the boot time (to the login screen) ...
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Everything has 100% processor usage

As the title says, almost everything I try to run has near 100% cpu usage. Steam, Chrome, Spotify for example. I'm not sure, but i think this is caused by my graphics card and/or driver, I have ...
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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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ubuntu not using full video memory on R7 250x

On my xubuntu 14.04.2 system I have the following issue with my new graphic card, a sapphire R7 250x /HD 7770. I think my system is not using the complete video memory available. The Catalyst Control ...
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Sword Coast Legends Glitches with Radeon HD 6770 on Ubuntu 15.10

Ubuntu newbie trying to play sword coast legends here. The first time, I got some glitches that made the game unplayable. I tried with proprietary drivers following this italian guide with no luck. ...
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Drivers for AMD Radeon R9 HD8900 Ubuntu 15.10 (k. 4.3.)? p

Using the X-org driver works fine for Ubuntu 15.10, kernel 4.3., Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] Venus XTX [Radeon HD 8890M / R9 M275X/M375X] (rev 81), but when I try to use the propriertary ...
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I can not configure any permissions for the monitor 24 " in xorg.conf

I can not configure xorg.conf all modes for your monitor LG Flatron w2443s (24 "), the system only defines the two available modes 800x600 and 1024x768 but according to the manual of the monitor ...
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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 http://support.amd.com/en-us/download/desktop?...
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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 kernel....
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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 so....
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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 ones....
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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 ...