Questions regarding audio and communications with realtek peripherals

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install wifi drivers for ubuntu

I need some help to configure my wireless network. I've downloaded Ubuntu 14.04.1 and installed it using a live CD and every thing is working great but the wifi connection starts at 72 mbps and then ...
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Ubuntu 14.04.1 Realtek 8191SEvB wifi doesn't work [closed]

I have just updated my laptop (toshiba qosmio F60), from ubuntu 12.04 to 14.04(.1) with a "clean" installation using the usb disk. The wifi didn't work properly on ubuntu 12.04 (that's why I updated), ...
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Connection dropouts with RealTek RTL8188CE

I'm an Ubuntu rookie with an unresolved wireless internet connection issue. I've spent a lot of time fiddling around in my never-ending quest to get my connection working properly, but my inexperience ...
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How to install driver for USB wireless ID 2001:3310 Rev D1 on Lubuntu 14.04?

I have tried 3 methods but unsuccessful. The method (1) asked for username and password of git website, which I didn't know. The method (2) led to 404 error not found. In the method (3), I extracted ...
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Wifi Drops and Reconnects with UBUNTU 14.04 (Realtek RTL8188)

I just installed UBUNTU 14.04 LTS on a Toshiba Satellite C655D. My wifi drops off occasionally, and all I have to do to reconnect is disable my wifi and enable wifi from the wireless icon in the top ...
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Realtek RTL8187B stopped working

I have Ubuntu 13.10 Server running 3.11 kernel I had RTL8187B working out of the box but after installing Atheros driver (for another adapter) my RealTek stopped working, I used BackPorts to install ...
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SD card reader only works if card is inserted during boot

I'm trying to get the Realtek RTS5229 SD Card Reader to run on my newly installed system. I installed linux-firmware-nonfree to get the driver for the RTS5229 SD card reader, according to my other ...
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How do I determine and fix why I can not output LPCM from XBMC?

I have a fresh installation of ubuntu 14.04 on an Intel motherboard with Realtek ALC662-VC-based audio. I want to output LPCM no matter what audio format XBMC encounters, but LPCM is not a choice. I ...
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Can't use internet with RTL-8139/8139C/8139C+?

I have a RTL-8139/8139C/8139C+ in my ubuntu 14, but I can't use it. And it is not a wireless drive, but a cable internet. How can I use it?
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Realtek ALC 3661

I have a 2014 Alienware Laptop and want to install Kubuntu on my secondary HDD. Everything is working perfectly, except for the Sound. I tried everything, but I can't get the internal speakers to work,...
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Compilation of Realtek RTS5229 driver fails

I'm currently trying to compile the driver for the SD card reader, a Realtek RTS5229, of my new laptop computer. However, when running make, I'm presented with the following errors: $ make # ...
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lspci shows soundcard, but nothing else does

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 on a computer with a Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3 (rev 1.0) motherboard. This motherboard has a Realtek ALC889 "HD Audio" chip. However, the volume control only shows "Dummy ...
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Realtek RTL8188CE desconects randomly and features slow connections

I am brand new to Ubuntu and am having internet issues, as in it disconnects about 10 to 15 minutes in and is generally very slow. I realize this is a very common problem, but it seems like the ...
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Removing a module when I add a new better one?

I'm using this guide to install my TL-WN822N (Wireless/Wifi). I need to add 8192cu at the end of /etc/modules, but I see another module there (Copy-Paste file): # /etc/modules: kernel modules to ...
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How to improve the sounds on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

When I used to run the Windows on my laptop, I had installed a software called "Realtek" sound, or something like this, and the sound produced was much improved. Now, with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS in the same ...
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Sound not working, ALSAMIXER not working

I'm on Ubuntu 14.04 and when i booted it the sound was working. But it wasn't working the way it does on Windows 7, like in it there is a feature for me to use Dolby Technology to create really nice ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS wired internet extremely slow

My wired internet is running extremely slow after installing Ubuntu 14.04 on my desktop. my normal internet speed (Windows) using speedtest.net is around 25 mbps, Ubuntu is pulling in 0.5 mbps tops. ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTS5227 PCI Express Card Reader isn't working

I've read some other posts issuing this problem. But without an solution for exactly this problem. I've installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my Lenovo T440s. Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTS5227 PCI Express ...
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Ubuntu SD Card reader problem

I have realtek SD Card reader on ubuntu, and something weird happens: Sometimes it recognises SD card, sometimes it has no action at all after putting it inside, and sometimes shows, disappears then ...
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cant install rtl8723ae wireless driver for lenovo yoga “11”s

I recently downloaded 12.10 on my lenovo yoga "11"s. I My problem now is that I have no internet neither wifi nor ether. Only on my windows 8 partition does it work. I have downloaded several ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 crashes on startup for newer versions of Linux, possibly related to WiFi

My computer gets to the screen with the Ubuntu logo and the orange/white dots, and then the screen goes black, spits out a lot of error messages, and cannot boot. (If it'd be helpful, I can take a ...
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Wi-Fi speed issue with 14.04 LTS

I have a strange issue with the Wi-fi speed in Ubuntu 14.04. After a restart of the computer my wlan speeds range at 20-30 Mbs, but after a while of usage (and/or idle) the speed drops to about 2-3 ...
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Wireless Not Connecting/Dropping Connection

I've searched around and nothing seems to be up to date. I installed Ubuntu 14.04 alongside Windows 7 on a Toshiba Satellite S50. My WiFi detects the network, but keeps asking for a password and ...
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Lubuntu 14.04 - No soundcard detected HDA Intel Realtek ALC880

After fresh install of Lubuntu 14.04 no sound card is detected. Alsamixer shows just Beep bar (PC speaker), all inputs and outputs are just not present. No volume panel in the main bar was present. ...
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RTL8723AE PCIe driver problem

I have looked at this question but I get this error while compiling and am unable to load the module afterwards: make -C /lib/modules/3.13.0-24-generic/build M=/home/owner/Desktop/...
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Realtek 8188E not working after routine update

I have a Toshiba Satellite C55-A that has a Realtek 8188E wireless card. When I first installed Kubuntu to this machine, I had to start with 13.10 to get the card to work, but it continued to work ...
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ndiswrapper locks system when disconnecting from wifi network

After some hours of fiddling with ndiswrapper I have successfully managed to connect to my wireless network with my network card which sports a Realtek RTL8190 chipset. I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 and the ...
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Realtek RTL8188CE wireless driver unstable in Ubuntu 14.04

Since a fresh install of Ubuntu 14.04 I'm loosing internet connection after a few minutes. I comes back after reboot or wakeup from standby. That seems to be a known issue with the Realtek RTL8188CE ...
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Rtl8187 wireless card drops signal within seconds

My Realtek RTL8187 USB wifi card is having trouble keeping a connection for more than a few seconds, while on the same machine under Windows 7 it has no problem. When I make the connection, I have a ...
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Wifi speed dropping for HP Pavilion 15-n097sa

I recently moved to Ubuntu 14.04 from Windows 8.1. I have quite a problem with my WiFi speed dropping. When I checked it at speedtest.net it went from 30Mbps to less than 1Mbps then goes up again to ...
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problems with Realtek RTL8188ee on 14.04

I am having a wireless issue with my mothers laptop, just installed Ubuntu 14.04 because I'm tired of removing malware from her laptop and now the wireless card wont work. this is the first time I've ...
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Wireless connection slow/inconsistent after fresh install Ubuntu 14.04 (Realtek RTL8188EE)

I have been running Ubuntu 14.04 using the dev builds for a over a month with no issue. Then I upgraded on the official release date and issue started. I got frustrated and did a fresh install and ...
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What is the difference between sound drivers in Ubuntu 10 and newer versions?

I am trying to jump from XP and would like to use Ubuntu as it has everything I require. The problem I am having is that I cannot get the sound to work. I have installed older versions 10.10 and the ...
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Web page loading problem on RealTek Semiconductor RTL8168/8111 PCI-E Gigabit Ethernet NIC

I have a problem with my network (RealTek Semiconductor RTL8168/8111 PCI-E Gigabit Ethernet NIC) on Kubuntu (Live CD). I wanted to install Kubuntu, so I tested the web browser using the Live CD, but ...
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Lubuntu wireless driver problems (Lubuntu 12.04, Realtek RTL8190)

I have freshly installed Lubuntu on a friends PC, but I am unable to get the wireless working. There is no option to scan for networks and adding one manually does nothing. $ sudo lshw -C network *-...
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How to disable my internal wifi card?

I'm running a realtek rtl8188ee, and considering how many problems people are having with it that I read, I decided to order a Panda wireless usb. It should be in the mail today or tomorrow, so I'd ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 and realtek rtl8723ae some networks work, some not

I have Ubuntu 12.04 and MSI MS-16GC with Realtek 8723ae and here is my problem. It works with some networks every time (eg. my home network) but it worked with eq. network form my phone (HotSpot) and ...
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How Ubuntu kernel (3.12) did not trigger realtek 8169 issue?

I have a customized vanilla 3.12.14 kernel which could not work with r8169 ethernet card. Watchdog will through timeout on NETDEV error. This error was reported on multiple distros, on 3.12 kernel. ...
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Ubuntu 13.1 wifi authentication didn't do anything

Just install Ubuntu 13.10 on my second PC to try a Linux OS. I'm working as developer on windows based platforms but I'm completely fresh in Linux/Ubuntu. When I try to connect to WiFi (WiFi adapter ...
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Acer Aspire One 751h multimedia support

I have installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my Acer Aspire One 751h netbook. Recently I updated my Linux kernel to 3.11.08-18. Thankfully my video works awesome, but there is no sound. I have Realtek Audio ...
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Realtek RTL8723AE monitor mode

I have been trying for hours to set my wireless card into monitor mode. It's a Realtek RTL8723AE. The card works fine; I'm using it now to post this message. I just can't get it to monitor mode. What ...
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Linux driver for tplink-wn725n nano wireless adapter

I have recently installed UBUNTU 12.04 but can not connect to the net as my wireless adapter has no drivers yet. I found some documentation on it, but I am such a noob I don’t know what to do with all ...
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Cannot get left earphone working [duplicate]

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04.4LTS and my left earphone is not working. It is a brand new pair with nothing wrong with it so I know it's not an issue with the earphones. I have been googling for a good ...
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Realtek RTL8188EE Slow Download Rate

This may be a duplicate, but I have been pulling my hair out. I just bought a new Toshiba L75D-A7283, and I really hate Windows 8.1, so I decided to put Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on it. Besides a couple of ...
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decent equalizer for 12.04?

I am looking for decent equalizer for ubuntu 12.04. Recently, with 13.04 and 13.10 I have tried pulseaudio eq and other eq's. All of them were rubbish. Mainly because the output volume, because of ...
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How to get my Asus PCE-N15 wireless adapter to work on 13.10

Recently, I've bought a computer, on which I installed a dual boot Windows 7 and Ubuntu 13.10 installation. I have temporary access to a wired connection, but I bought a Asus PCE-N15 wireless network ...
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Microphone - static background noise suppression [duplicate]

My soundcard is Realtek ALC 892. On Windows 7 I use official Realtek drivers, on Linux I use PulseAudio (on Ubuntu 13.10). On both Windows and Linux, when I enable microphone boost +30db (required ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 LTS 64 bit No Internet Connect

Today I decided to try Ubuntu 12.04 LTS via USB on my current Windows 7 machine. I run Ubuntu from USB and select trial. I am unable to connect to the Internet and I'm plugged in using my Ethernet ...
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How to get SD card reader working Realtek Device 5287

I'm using Ubuntu 13.10. The SD card reader is not working.lspci shows this: 04:00.0 Unassigned class [ff00]: Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. Device 5287 (rev 01) I don't know what I changed but a ...
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Realtek rtl8192ce wireless slow intermittent access

I am a noob to linux and could use some help. After much searching and reading I have been able to connect my Toshiba C665-S5177 to the internet. To do so I had to install the Realtek drivers for ...