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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 ...
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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 DisplayPort-to-...
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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 /usr/lib/xorg/...
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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 VGA)...
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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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Seemingly random lockups 15.04 - graphics driver?

My coworker is having an issue with his PC running Ubuntu 15.04. The system locks up randomly, either freezing all input for a minute or so, or cutting to a black screen that ends up needing a cold ...
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Can't get dual monitor to work on Ubunt 12.04 (ATI Radeon 2400HD)

I had Ubuntu 14.04 and tried various methods detailed online, but could not get dual monitors to work; therefore I downgraded to 12.04. Still having trouble. Using the generic driver, when I go to ...
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Using AMD Graphics card

I have recently installed Ubuntu 14.04 in my Lenovo Z51-70. It has both integrated Intel HD5500 graphics and AMD Radeon graphics card. But when I run the command "lshw -c video", its showing only ...
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Trying to configure a HD 7470/8470 - Strange video refresh Title changeg and instability of video card [duplicate]

I've found BinaryDriverHowto/AMD. New items are in my comments .... I have got amd-driver-installer-catalyst-15-20.1046-x86.x86_64.run in my Downloads folder ready to run, but when I'm trying to ...
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Radeon drivers arent being used

I recently upgraded my 14.04 to 15.04. I was using fglrx for my ati hd6770 graphics. after the upgrade the radeon drivers seems to be deactivated. fglrxinfo output shows mesa drivers. suhaaktas@aktas:...
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How do I make the disk decryption password prompt show up on my DVI-D monitor with an AMD video card?

I have a Dell box running Ubuntu 15.04. Because it's a work machine, its disk if fully encrypted, and therefore the system requires a disk decryption password at boot time. Because I needed to ...
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Drivers for older GPUs

Hello I want a old driver for ATI Radeon 4550. This card can run smoothly Ubuntu? I'm new to Ubuntu and I want a driver for it. My specs are: CPU: Intel core2 duo e6600 2.4 GHz dual core Ram: 4 GB ...
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No UMS support - Radeon 3450

I just performed a clean install of 14.04 on my Dell Vostro 420 with Radeon 3450. I get to grub, click to boot with Ubuntu, and then black screen. If I boot in a recovery mode with low graphics mode,...
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Best AMD settings for Minecraft?

So I play minecraft, and recently got my new AMD graphics card. I got the drivers installed but there are white lines all over the minecraft screen. I have screenshots of the AMD settings, and I'd ...
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How to switch to discrete graphics with Ubuntu 14.04

I'm having trouble switching to the discrete graphics on Ubuntu 14.04. First about my system: Model: HP Pavilion dv6 CPU: Intel Core i7-2670QM CPU @ 2.20GHz Memory: 6GB Graphics card: Radeon HD ...
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Radeon Driver Help!

So after 3 days of trying to figure out why my computer wasn't letting me boot off anything other than windows, I figured out why. My Graphics Card wasn't letting me. I took it out and it let me ...
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Mount and Blade Warband completely crashes Ubuntu

M&B Warband occasionally crashes my entire computer and forces me to do a force restart this happens more often if I mod the game but even when I play vanilla it still happens. Computer Stats OS:...
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Invalid ROM Contents - new install

I am trying to install Ubuntu 14.04 from a CD over Windows Vista. I recently had a GPU failure on this machine, and while I was experiencing those problems (that made the computer unusable) I ...
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Ubuntu 14.04: How can I set dual screen display correctly with .xprofile?

I am experiencing a dual monitor problem using .xprofile to change DVI screen resolution. I am running Ubuntu 14.04.3 Trusty Tahr in dual screen mode. Primary screen output is HDMI; other screen ...
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How to toggle easily between the AMD Catalyst driver and the open-source Radeon driver?

I've got an AMD Radeon R9 270X that works very well with the open-source Radeon driver. However, I am going to occasionally be using an OpenCL application that requires the proprietary Catalyst ...
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Xubuntu 14.04 ATI/AMD driver problem

I'm trying to install a driver for ATI Radeon HD 7900 series. I've read a lot of different articles, but I still cannot to do it. For example, I've tryed almost all instructions/way from this page ...
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How to enable amd discrete graphics card?

I bought a new laptop, and have a problem with graphics card driver. I've been trying to fix problem for few days, please, help me if you know the answer. Hardware: Dell Inspiron 15 3541 with A6-6310 ...
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System not loading after installing proprietary AMD drivers

Ubuntu 15.04. Radeon HD 6620G + 7670M dual graphics. With Ubuntu's default open driver everything works well, but I experience low fps in games and short battery life. When installing proprietary ...
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Can I/ How do I use my on board graphics chip with my graphics card together in Ubuntu?

I'm not really sure if this is an acceptable question to ask her because of this reason I also posted this in the normal stack exchange. If this was not okay please let me know. The Problem: I would ...
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How can i choose my graphics card?

I am a new Ubuntu user and I like it but it won't read my graphics card I go to system settings > software and updates > additional drivers and I have a dedicated graphics card but it won't read ...
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Need help in changing & saving screen resolution permanently in Ubuntu 14.04

I have Lenovo Y40-90 laptop, and have Ubuntu 14.04 with integrated Intel graphics card and AMD Raden R9 M275 graphics card. I have also installed AMD Catalyst Center to switch between Intel and Radeon....