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HDMI not detected Ubuntu 12.10 - ATI Radeon HD 6670

Brand new to Linux, so help a young blood out :-) (I'm a novice/hobby programmer, but completely new to Linux command syntax, etc) Brand new everything Rig. Fresh install of Ubuntu 12.10. Ubuntu ...
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Enabling AMDGPU

I have an R9 390 and I have just compiled a custom kernel with "Enable amdgpu support for CIK parts" set to "yes". I am also booting with the custom kernel boot parameter amdgpu.exp_hw_support=1 I'm ...
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Should i upgrade to 16.04 from 15.10.. Probably problem with amd graphics

I have AMD Mobility Radeon HD 5730 and use a external monitor instead original. I always have problem after updates with good working with this solutions. Often i must reinstall system because i have ...
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ATI Radeon 2900 causes Radeon driver to crash on Ubuntu 16.04

FULL DISCLOSURE: First time Ubuntu user here. I currently have an ATI Radeon HD 2900 in my PC (I believe R600); I can boot into Ubuntu 16.04, however it crashes almost as soon as Unity loads, and I ...
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Problem Radeon VCE init (-22) error during Ubuntu 16.04 boot

I have intel i5 processor, 4GB ram, AMD Radeon R5 Series M330 Graphics, hp laptop. I installed latest ubuntu 16.04 LTS on it. It worked for only 1 day. After that during boot time a error prompts ...
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ATI Driver for Ubuntu 16.04

I am using Gigabyte Motherboard GA-78LMT-S2, which have ATI Radeon 3000 Graphics chip. May I install and use its proprietor Driver on Ubuntu 16.04 without any issue? Please answer someone. Thanks ...
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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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Proprietary drivers ATI Radeon HD in Ubuntu 13.04 don't work

I have a HP dv7 Pavillion with AMD/Intel hybrid graphics. The AMD is a Radeon HD 6370m, totally supported by AMD. I want to run with proprietary drivers to properly play games. I've already rigorously ...
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Does AMDGPU on Ubuntu 16.04 supports Radeon HD 6400M/7400M Series?

My laptop has Dual GPU integrated. Intel Corporation 2nd Generation Core Processor Family Integrated Graphics Controller Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] Seymour [Radeon HD 6400M/7400M Series] ...
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Boot failure, Ubuntu 16.04.1 LTS, HP Envy Notebook

Introduction I am a Linux (and Ubuntu) newbie and I am having serious trouble getting Ubuntu to run on my HP laptop, despite having apparently successfully installed it alongside pre-installed ...
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Which Graphic Drivers Should I Download of For AMD Processors? [closed]

I am using kali linux But i have not installed graphic drivers. So i want to installthis i want to know that which driver i should have to install I have Hp laptop with AMD chipset My Kali Details ...
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New to Ubuntu - 16.04 black screen AMD Radeon card

Yet another person confused by the ATI/Radeon drivers changes. To explain, I set up my son's slightly oldish laptop with a fresh install of Ubuntu after I discovered that he hadn't run system updates ...
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How to see actual AMD GPU frequency with radeon driver on Xenial?

How could I know the actual running frequency (not the vendor stock freq.) of my AMD gpu on Ubuntu 16.04 (Xenial) ? I can't find any information about this. I'm using the radeon driver. On the good ...
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Can I install files from boot menu?

Complete linux noob here. Trying to install Ubuntu from a usb (which worked on another system) but it always fails/hangs before getting to the desktop. I get a "No UMS support in Radeon" message, and ...
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Which AMD video driver I can use in Ubuntu 16.04.xx?

I have video card [AMD/ATI] Oland XT [Radeon HD 8670 / R7 250/350] and play games (Payday 2, Team Fortress 2, Civilization V) on Ubuntu 15.10 with AMD Catalyst drivers. Which drivers I can use in ...
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AMDGPU Pro driver not working on Xubuntu 16.04

I recently upgraded to Xubuntu 16.04 and would like to install the AMDGPU Pro driver. The first time installing the driver, my secondary DVI monitor did not receive signal. The second attempt, not ...
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some corrupty graphics in 14.04 LTS

I got 14.04 LTS (because Xenial WHY NO AMD?!?) and it worked flawlessly (process going fine and stuff) and when I boot it.... some stripes of glitcheyness happens and then normal boot.. If anyone can ...
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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-...
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2nd monitor refresh rate not supported?

It's my first time with Linux, so I'm totally noob, but I wanna learn. I have Ubuntu 16.04 installed on my PC (along with Windows 10). My GPU is Radeon HD7850 (not sure what drivers I'm using - stock) ...
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How can I install my graphic card driver?

I've detected my graphic card using terminal as below, but I don't know how to install my graphic card driver. ~$ sudo lshw -C display *-display description: VGA compatible ...
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Correct drivers for AMD Radeon™ HD 7650M

So, I have a Sony Vaio sve15118fg running Ubuntu 12.10 which comes with an AMD Radeon™ HD 7650M graphics chip. This was all working fine until some updates (note sure what they were) came through, ...
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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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Screen does not turn back on after turning off for inactivity

If my screen turns off due to inactivity, it will not come back on. It does turn on when waking up from suspend. I have 16.04 on a HP Compaq nc6000. In System Settings -> Details, the graphics line ...
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Fan noise after upgrading to Ubuntu 16.04

After upgrading from 15.10 to 16.04 my computer fans have started making much more noise. I think this could be related to the graphics card, which is an ATI Radeon: 07:00.0 VGA compatible ...
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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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Screen flickering and freezing after clean install 16.04

I just did a clean install of 16.04. When I boot up the computer the screen flickers occasionally and eventually freezes. I also frequently get corrupted graphics. My gpu is a Radeon R9 390. It is ...
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Radeon HD 6850 VMware 3D Support?

I'm a new Ubuntu user (new to all of linux actually). I've installed Ubuntu 11.10 x64 and have been enjoying it, but I wanted to see how it would perform using VMware for small time gaming since I ...
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amdgpu-pro-install on Ubuntu GNOME 16.04 with R9 285

I have a problem installing AMD GPU PRO driver for my Ubuntu Gnome 16.04 system. The screen is going black after installation and reboot. The image in GUI mode is incomplete and mostly black with ...
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Disable discrete graphics card permanently

Just installed Ubuntu 16.04 in a dual boot with Win 7. My graphics card, AMD Radeon HD 6770M is fried, and hangs and then crashes the computer the moment it's activated. So I've been running my Win 7 ...
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14.04 : How to disable discrete graphics card

I know 14.04 has Kernel 3.13 and is supposed to be better at dynamic power management. My problem is the estimated remaining time keeps changing. But on an average I see 5 hours. On same machine on ...
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ATI Mobility Radeon M82/M86/RS780M

I have a HP Pavilion dv5-1200eo Entertainment Notebook PC with ATI Mobility Radeon M82/M86/RS780M and I haven't been able to find any working drivers for it. It is overheating and working poorly. I ...
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Ubuntu can't boot with ACPI on - Samsung NP700Z4AH Notebook - Radeon HD 6750M

I've installed Ubuntu 16.04 in a Samsung Notebook but can't boot without disabling acpi. I appended acpi=off to GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DEFAULT in /etc/default/grub and updated grub options with update-...
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16.04 with Radeon R7 370 graphics card has slow and stuttering graphics

I recently installed 16.04 64 bit. every window I open or interact with stutters and goes through its animation extremely slowly. Opening the Unity search takes about five seconds, going through ...
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Built in Display dont work neither is recognized 14.04

I searched all the google, and askubuntu.com for an answer about this. To sum it up: I have a Dual boot PC NP670Z5E-XD1BR, Ubuntu and Windows, with 8GB RAM, Radeon Graphics. On Windows it says "Radeon ...
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How can I improve video performance with Radeon R7 370

I recently installed Ubuntu 16.04 on a (Dell) machine with a Radeon R7 370 video card. Now videos, including those stored locally, when played seem to have a very low Frame Per Second value. You can ...
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Radeon HD 7730M driver fro Ubuntu 16.04

Currently my laptop is only using the onboard Intel graphics and not the Radeon HD 7730M card. I have a clean installation of Ubuntu 16.04 on the laptop and I have not made any changes to the ...
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vgaswitcheroo black screen radeon hd 7650M on 16.04

I'm trying to switch to my dedicated gpu using this method, but I get a black/off screen after I queue the switch and restart. Actually the screen is just off, no backlight. I have seen some same ...
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Program to monitor GPU temp/usage for AMD cards?

Is there a program that can display the active clock speeds, GPU usage and temperature of AMD graphics cards? Thanks.
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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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Ubuntu 14.04: Radeon driver: no more acceleration after HWS stack update to Wily

after updating the Ubuntu HWS stack to Wily (kernel 4.2 and Xorg), system boots up fine, but screen is lagging; although DRI3 is now enabled, 2D acceleration seems to be gone. FTR, I'm using Oibaf's ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 - Force the use of AMD graphics

I have installed Ubuntu 16.04 (fresh install). I have a Hybrid AMD/intel graphic card. Ubuntu uses intel card as default. How can I force ubuntu to use the AMD radeon R6 M265 with open source drivers?...
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16.04 hangs with AMD drivers so do I have to install 15.10 to get fglrx back?

SO I read the warning "If you use the AMD Catalyst (fglrx) driver on Ubuntu you may wish to avoid upgrading to Ubuntu 16.04 LTS next month." and figured that I wouldn't get hit with it so like a ...
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Radeon high CPU usage: is there a way to avoid this?

Whatever I do, I can't get Ubuntu to play nice with my video card. Anything video related takes up over 100% of my CPU using dual screen HDMI (either VLC, compiz or Chrome). Is Ubuntu just no good ...
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How do I fix radeon kernel panic on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS?

Ubuntu has been acting poorly ever since upgrading to 16.04. I'm unable to login and use Unity for more than a few minutes before the system dumps me to a text console and spits out a kernel panic ...
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AMD Drivers Ubuntu 16.04

Just installed Ubuntu 16.04, trying to find amd drivers for my system. In the system info i see Intel i3 3220 and "radeon gallium 3d" (or something like that). I see that amd does not support new ...
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How disable the integraded GPU (Intel HD 4000) and only use the discrete GPU (AMD Radeon HD 8870M) on Ubuntu 16.04?

Is there a way to disable my integrated GPU (Intel HD 4000) and only use the dedicated GPU (AMD Radeon HD 8870M aka R9 M270X and M370X)? This used to be possible through the proprietary drivers (...
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is amd graphics supports ubuntu 16.04 now

I am very new to ubuntu. Ubuntu 16.04LTS Release on 21 April 2016. i read post on http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2016/03/ubuntu-drops-amd-catalyst-fglrx-driver-16-04. i said that ubuntu 16.04 does not ...
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AMD GPU not detected in Ubuntu 16.04

So I finally dual booted Windows 10 with Ubuntu 16.04. I have been running Xubuntu on my secondary laptop around 5-6 months and now decided to install it on my main laptop so far Ubuntu runs great but ...
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Radeon 7870 Ubuntu amdgpu support. Unity is not loading

I have been looking for an information about amdgpu driver support for card mentioned in the title. All what I've found were infos from past few months which says that this card is not supported by ...
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how to install amd gpu open source drivers

I have a dell inspiron 5520 running Ubuntu 16.04 LTS. MY laptop has a amd radeon hd 7000 series.How do i figure out wether my gpu is running or not ?. This is the output i got whil running sudo ...