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Black screen after boot with AMD Radeon graphic card enabled

I have a problem with booting Kubuntu 13.10 on a lenovo G510 notebook with this specs: -CPU: Intel core i5 4200M -Graphic card: Intel Graphics HD 4600 + AMD Radeon HD 8570m -S.O.: Windows 8.1/Kubuntu ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 Dual Monitor Display Radeon

I recently purchased an external monitor to use with my laptop for a dual screen setup. My laptop is an HP Pavilion g6 and is running Ubuntu 13.10, along with the Radeon graphics driver. I plug in the ...
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video accelerator display trouble

I'm running 13.10 with Gnome-Fallback and a Trinity Radeon HD 7540 and I'm encountering flickering (among individual objects - not the whole display), screen regions being randomly shaded (in at least ...
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How to get AMD Radeon HD 7900 woriking with Ubuntu 13.10 inside VMWare?

After the upgrade of ubuntu to 13.10 the performance of my VM has degreased extremely and I think it is because no proprietary drivers seem to be available. The VM runs on decent system (SSD, 4GB ram ...
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Open source ATi driver froze after installation and fail to boot

Hello everyone and thank you for reading. I installed today a HD5500 Radeon card in my system today, and installed the open source driver. Following this, my system worked for a while though no I ...
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lubuntu won't display on both monitors at the same time

I can get Lubuntu 13.10 to display my desktop on either screen, but it refuses to display on both at the same time. Changing the resolution of a screen generally toggles which screen is displayed; ...
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'aticonfig: no supported adapter detected' while installing drivers

I have Three Sapphire 290x's. And I have downloaded/installed the drivers. The machine even prompted me to reboot. But after the reboot when I went to check for my graphics cards, it read : ...
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New 12.04 installation. Illegible graphics with a Radeon x1200

I have a fresh 12.04 installation, and the only way that the graphics work correctly is if I start in failsafe graphics mode. Since I can't post an image, please click here for a cellphone shot of ...
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Graphics Card driver issues, ATI, Radeon HD 4200

I have had a major issue once I installed Ubuntu 13.10. I noticed that my performance was slow and it appeared to me that I needed to install my drivers. So as most people do I go look for a quick, ...
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How to get all gfx memory out of an HD 7850

I have a Radeon HD 7850 card in my Linux box that runs Ubuntu 13.10. This card is supposed to have 2GB of memory. When booting it under some Windows, I can run certain gfx intensive apps just fine. ...
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Unity 2D/3D not working with Radeon 7000 (no panel, launcher, dash, etc.)

Problem: Neither Unity 3D nor 2D display the panel, launcher or dash (icons disappear as soon as I launch an application, but I can still hover and get a tooltip). I have tried removing and ...
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My HP Pavilion g6 2230tx laptop heating too much and fan speed too high when i am using ubuntu

My HP Pavilion g6 2230tx with intel i3 rd gen pro and Radeon 1gb Graphic card laptop heating too much and fan speed too high when i am using ubuntu There is any solution for my laptop? Please help me ...
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How to install Radeon 5770 video card accelerator

Recently installed Ubuntu 13.10 x64. Example, playing in face book farmvill, a yellow based reminder pops up "U need to install video accelerator" The game is very slow and sluggish. Video card: His ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 and AMD Radeon 8240

I just bought a brand new Pacakard Bell PC and tried to install Ubuntu (EFI) on it. When installation finished and PC restarted, Ubuntu cannot launch lightdm. Instead I have a prompt asking me if I ...
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13.10 with AMD Mobility 4200 and HD 6370 Hybrid Card Issue

Helo, everybody! I'm having a problem with my hybrid card on Ubuntu 13.10. I can´t make them work, I've already tried a lot of solutions, but it never works... So, some one knows how to make these ...
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Hybrid Graphics - How do I know they're switching appropriately?

I have a Dell Inspiron 15 that has two graphics cards; an AMD Radeon HD 7730M and an Intel 4000HD. I've installed Catalyst Drivers 13.1. When I launch a 3D game like Dota 2, how can I check to see ...
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compatibility issues with HD7990 graphics card

Just upgraded my graphics card from a HD6970 to a HD7990. Have tried Ubuntu 13.10, the last LTS and also Kubuntu 13.10 but none will run a display properly. Even when booting from a live USB/DVD I get ...
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Performances Issues With Radeon HD 5470

I've got a Dell laptop with 4gb ram, intel core 2 duo and a Radeon HD 5470 graphics card, and I'm facing some performances issues. While watching 720/1080p HD movies there are a lot of bugs and the ...
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ati drivers causing low-level graphics

I installed ati/radeon binary x.org drivers in ubuntu 13.10 from the software center, now it goes into low graphics mode. How do I uninstall it and fix the problem? I tried terminal in recovery mode, ...
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Radeon kernel module disappeared after upgrade

I recently installed Ubuntu 13.10 on my Laptop and goes so hot. But it wasn't problem, I'm using the /etc/rc.local script turn off at boot, everything was OK. Fine. AWESOME! In terms of "update" all ...
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Fan running at full speed using xorg drivers

I'm running my fourth fresh install of Ubuntu. I've tried using the fglrx drivers but it always results in a catastrophic failure where I login to a black screen. I'm using the default xorg drivers ...
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Install/Downgrade kernel to v3.5.5 on Ubuntu 13.04

I've been looking around the internet for a solution to downgrade the kernel from 3.8 to 3.5.5 since I've got the AMD/Ati Radeon Mobility HD 5600 graphic card on my machine. This video card in ...
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Can't install Ubuntu 13.10 from 12.04 lts [duplicate]

I have ubuntu 12.04 lts installed on my hp pavilion and I want to try 13.10. When I try to boot into the livecd, I get the purple ubuntu splash screen, then a blackscreen where some text flashes (to ...
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UbuntuGnome, Radeon 7750

Currently have the 13.12....rc6 Kernal and the latest Catalyst Beta drivers. However, some of the performance isn't very good (Tabs on Chrome don't show text, can't play Paintball2 higher resolution ...
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What I have to do to install Proprietary drivers?

I have Ubuntu 13.10, and I want to use it to play games on wine, like League of Legends and World of warcraft, so I'm trying to install proprietary drivers. I have an Ati Mobility Radeon HD 5470, so ...
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How can i install AMD ATI Catalyst Display Driver on Kubuntu 13.10

Just like in a title. Is there a way of getting it working on kubuntu 13.10? I have already tried doing it through the Software & Updated -> additional drivers.
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hdmi monitor speakers and ati radeon hd graphics card

I'm trying the live CD 12.04.3 LTS, but can't get sound to work from hdmi speakers and amd ati radeon 6000 series graphics cards. I downloaded the linux driver from the amd website, called ...
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Radeon 7770 breaks when upgrading from 13.04 to 13.10

Sorry if I am a bit verbose but I am trying to recollect and provide as much information. Everything was working fine in 13.04 and I could even play dota2 on steam. Since upgrading to 13.10 it has ...
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Mesa 10.0 for ubuntu 13.10

As I read articles on phoronix, I can see that they test hardware with mesa 10.0 driver. I can can however only find mesa 9.2.2 release. I have ubuntu 13.10 with 3.12 kernel, mesa 9.2.1 driver and ...
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ATI proprietary drivers for “old” devices

I have noticed that my Ubuntu installation is quite sluggish and slow despite the fact that the hardware is not so old (a dual core 2.40GHz CPU 4GB of ram and a Mobility Radeon HD 3650 graphic card) ...
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How to install AMD's graphics card RADEON HD 7470M Driver on Ubuntu 13.10

My laptop is ASUS's X44H, with Intel® Core™ i3-2350M CPU @ 2.30GHz × 4 , and AMD's graphics card RADEON HD 7470M. How I will install my graphics Driver.
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Ubuntu 13.10 Ati Radeon HD 6650M

I upgraded to Ubuntu 13.10 and tryed to install the driver for my grafik card ATI Radeon HD 6650M via Synaptic. There are two drivers to choose but when I try to install them nothing happens, the ...
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Unity Desktop Displays strange lines

Didn't quite know what title to give this problem, but hopefully the screenshot will explain more. I am running a Samsung R60+ laptop on Ubuntu 13.10 with a Radeon X1250 GPU. After I login and the ...
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The monospace font rendering is broken

The monospace font renderer seems to have problem with rendering monospace fonts, especially with Ubuntu Mono font. Some line's width is different. It seems like the font is shrinked to half size ...
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How to reinstall graphics driver using live cd?

My update to 13.10 stopped mid-way. Now every time I turn on my laptop, Ubuntu begins to load, I see a black screen with a mouse cursor for a few seconds, and then the screen stays black with a small ...
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What does “fully supported” mean in context of Radeon Opensource Video Driver?

UPDATE: This is not a request for support of my specific issue. Details of that issue are here: How to recover from bad upgrade to 13.04 (Unity very slow) . I have "solved" that issue, for the ...
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ubuntu 13.10 radeon.dpm=1

Does radeon power management work out of the box on ubuntu 13.10 by putting radon.dpm=1 on the kernel boot parameters or do I need also to update the firmware files ?
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I have a problem with running the application from Steam (Dont Starve)

Graphics - Ati Radeon 6400m CPU - Core i5 Translation with Google: When I start a game its window opens and closes immediately with no errors or warnings. I tried to switch to the closed drivers ...
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How many monitors support the Radeon hd 6870 eyefinity with Ubuntu?

how many monitors the Radeon hd 6870 eyefinity supports with the latest version of Ubuntu? At the moment I have 4 monitors configuration connected to these ports: 2 Dvi 2 minidv with dvi adapter ...
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HDMI sound no longer works after updating from 13.04 to 13.10

In 13.04 HDMI sound never worked until I did the following.. sudo gedit /etc/default/grub Edit the line: GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX="" to GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX="radeon.audio=1" Run: Sudo update-grub ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 issues with AMD driver & Audio [duplicate]

I am on Ubuntu 13.10, my graphics card is AMD Radeon HD4200. My sound card is a realtek HDMI. I've tried downloading and installing both drivers but nothing works. Graphics card: When I run the .run ...
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After upgrade 13.10 edge between screens is solid, not sticky

I just upgrade to ubuntu 13.10 from 13.04. I'm using the open source drivers. I have an old 1600 x 1200 CRT screen and 1280 x 1024 LCD screen attached. This used to work without problems on 13.04. I ...
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No HDMI Audio on Radeon 6770 connected via HDMI to my TV

I just installed Ubuntu 13.10 and everything works great except there is no audio. I am using a Radeon 6770 connected via HDMI to my TV but under sound settings there is only analog or digital ...
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Upgraded to 13.10, black screen after login

After upgrading to 13.10 from 13.04 the notebook screen is deadly black as the X server starts; the only workaround I found is to start with an external monitor connected. Doing this way I can login ...
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(L)Ubuntu 13.10 AMD ATI Radeon laptop screen is black after upgrade from 13.04

Since I updated to Lubuntu 13.10 (64 bit) as upgrade from 13.04, my laptop screen is black. My external monitor over HDMI works. I have an AMD ATI Radeon HD 5470 card. The laptop screen starts ok, I ...
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HP Pavilltion dv6-6051er ubuntu 13.10 (and previous versions) black screen after installing amd drivers

I have intel-amd hybrid graphics. Every time after trying to update to fglrx I'm getting black screen or some "low graphics mode", that hangs at some point. Is that even possible to get this working? ...
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black flickering lines showing on the screen after booting ubuntu 12.04.3 in my vaio sve15136cn (dual boot with win8) amd radeon 7500M

I have a Sony vaio running on dual boot with windows 8 x64 recently updated to 8.1 and Ubuntu 12.04.3 x64 by disabling secure boot but uefi is enabled. I have repaired the boot and now i can select ...
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power method script not running on startup

I recently made this entry asking about power profile. I followed the instructions which were liked in the answer. It worked. However it is not longer working after I reinstalled grub. This is what I ...
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AMD Radeon HD 7520G Driver Not Working, Graphical Glitches [duplicate]

I recently accidentally overwrote my Win8 partition while trying to get ubuntu to be dual booted on my laptop. I have no clue how it happened since I had partioned out enough space for not only the OS ...
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oss radeon driver s-video color output rainbow flickers(sapphire 4850x2)

After much effort I finally got s-video to display at all. Now I have an issue where the image is stable but the color is like rainbows and flickers. It is not b/w. TV standard is already set properly ...