Questions about using or installing Ubuntu on Samsung hardware.

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Touchpad Issue with Samsung Ultrabook PX900X4C-A07US

I have a slight issue with my touchpad and of course Samsung didn't develop any drivers for Linux. It works great when I turn on the laptop. I have full functionality when it has been on for 20 ...
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Fan control of my Samsung Chronos 7 [on hold]

I have recently switched from Windows 8.1 to Elementary OS on my Samsung Chronos NP700Z5A. I have followed all the instructions that I found and the OS works quite well. I have installed the Samsung ...
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Samsung ML1915 USB printer not detected by cups

My Samsung printer stopped working. I tried to remove it from installed devices, but I'm unable to add it again since it isn't detected anymore. The problem seems CUPS related since the printer seems ...
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Unbuntu on Android Tablet

I have a Samsung Galaxy tab pro 10.1 running Cyanogenmod at the moment. Is it possible to install Ubuntu Touch and have touch screen, wifi, bluetooth, available and working?
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How to run Ubuntu touch on galaxy S2 [duplicate]

Can you guys help me please ? I am trying to put ubuntu touch on my rooted s2 . But i don't know how to do that and i also can't find the roms and something else .
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Cannot adjust brightness on Samsung NP370R5E-A06UK running Ubuntu 15.04

The issue is in the title. I have tried this as well as the top answer here, both achieved nothing. I should note however, that if I start up (or wake up from sleep) while not plugged in, I will get ...
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Samsung CLX-6220FX (scanner part)

I was not able to make my Ubuntu 15.10 recognize the scanner part of this device which is cable-connected to my LAN. No problem with the printer part of the device. Any suggestions?
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SD Card Controller for Samsung RC420

I have a Laptop Samsung RC420 with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and it has a SD Card port. The problem is that when I put an SD Card on it, I can not read it. I have to use my wifes PC in order to read my SD ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Adding #10 Envelope to Samsung M2070

Running Ubuntu 14.04 on my laptop, got Samsung M2070 added as my printer. Trying to print #10 envelopes from LibreOffice, when I ctrl+p, the preview shows letter size paper. Clicked properties and saw ...
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ubuntu can't identify my samsung usb printer

My usb samsung printer can't be identified . When i connect it to my usb , ubuntu can't identify it . In "printers" in system settings it doesn't appear , i do search , no result.
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Visual fatigue in Ubuntu

Hello I have a problem with ubuntu. Visual fatigue is the problem, i use the pc and later i feel the eyes bad, the problem? i have a led monitor so tecnically isn't there problem,ubuntu is the ...
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My installation is stuck on “determining file systems”

I translated the status from german so it might be a little different in english. Nothing happens since 30 min. or so. I can't even restart or cancel the installation. I'm a little worried my Windows ...
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Ubuntu on Galaxy Tab 2

I think that is an odd question but, here we go: Is there any way to install an up-to-date version of Ubuntu on a Samsung Galaxy Tab 2? Thanks in advance.
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Installing Samsung Multifunctional printer and scanner SCX3404FW under Ubuntu 14.04

I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 and now I am trying to install the printer. My printer is multi functional printer and scan device - Samsung SCX3405FW Please advise how to install them as wi fi network ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 and Samsung NP910S5J

I would like to buy the Samsung NP910S5J notebook. I would like to know if installing ubuntu 14.04 there can be problems. Has someone already done it? Thank you
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Is it safe to install Ubuntu on Samsung Laptop from 2013 [duplicate]

What do I need to do to install Ubuntu on my Samsung Laptop from 2013? I heard that I can brick it. If I need to do an update then please give me instructions. Sorry for asking such an easy question. ...
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Getting wrong resolution on old samsung monitor

Today i connected my pc with old samsung sync master 591s monitor and getting strange display resolution. My resolution is being set at 800x600 but still cant see my side panal. Well its look like ...
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How to connect my Android phone in USB Debugging mode? [duplicate]

In windows, I used to connect my phones (Samsung Galaxy S3 I9300 & Samsung Galaxy Note3 N9005) to my PC after installing the USB driver, and enable USB Debuggng in the phone and debug my ...
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Samsung SSD performance in Linux

I'm going to replace my HDD with a Samsung SSD 850 EVO. I've seen a software called Samsung Magician that only works in windows. Can I get the same performance on Linux than in Windows? Or is better ...
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Is it possible to install Ubuntu on a bricked Samsung Galaxy 3 tablet? [closed]

I'm not asking if it's supported, I'm asking if it's possible. I read up on the instructions for installing onto a tablet, but it tells me to allow USB debugging via my android tablet. Can I install ...
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Cant seem to access my Samsung Galaxy S5 phone files via Ubuntu 14.04(Xubuntu)

I plug in the phone and Xubuntu 14.04 recognizes it, and i can see the folders and files. I even created a folder, but when I try and add files or move files, I get the error that the "Operation ...
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Unable to see files Android phone Galaxy S5 connected via usb

Does anybody know how to make files from the phone to show on my computer. 14.04 I need to transfer photos and videos to computer. It was working fine yesterday. Here is the screenshot, as you can ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 installed on Samsung 850 Pro 512GB results in data corruption

In short: Does anybody know why running Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS on Samsung 850 Pro 512GB drive results in corrupted file system and random files disappearing? Here is the long story: In 2013 I got ...
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Can i install Ubuntu Touch on a samsung GT-S3810p [duplicate]

I've been trying to install touch on my galaxy fame but can't get it to boot into the bootloader menu with adb reboot-bootloader. It just reboots as normal. Thanks for any help
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Why I can not format Samsung NB530UB Ultrabook 16gb SSD to install Ubuntu 15.10

I have Ultrabook from Samsung model NB530UB. It has 16 Gb SSD. Here is list of harddrives: Model: ATA Hitachi HTS54505 (scsi) Disk /dev/sda: 500GB Sector size (logical/physical): 512B/4096B ...
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wlan printer samsung 2835 - IP address?

I am using ubuntu 14.04 and try to integrate a samsung printer into a wlan network. I am able to print via an usb connection but I am not able to identify the printer in my wlan-network. I am not ...
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How can I connect to an Epson Data Projector using USB on 15.04?

I am using an Epson EB-X9 data projector at work, the VGA cables that we normally use are constantly breaking and giving problems. My computer connects fine in Windows 10 mode but will not detect the ...
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BUILD Touch on GT-P5210 (santos10) [duplicate]

I tried to build ubuntu touch for Galaxy TAB3 10.5 (santos10wifi : gt-p5210) I need help about an error message because I don't understand where is the error. Install: ...
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who to resolve the issue )— Error of the failed to scan error communicating (Samsung scanner )

we issue Ubuntu 12.04 version in desktop and also using Samsung printer 2876nd , In the Samsung printer printing , xcopy ,flatted & ADF both are working but facing the Issue of the scanning ...
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Best partition scheme for two ssd?

I have two 256GB ssd drives, one is a Samsung 850 Evo on a mSATA port and the other is a Samsung 850 Pro on a SATA port. I expect the Evo is a bit slower than the Pro and is has half the lifetime ...
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Enabling integrated mouse in Samsung Q1 Ultra Premium (SQ1UP)

I have this nice little UMPC device and I want to make it work under 15.04: SQ1UP For now I was able to set up everything but an integreted mouse. A jog dial you can see on the left is a ...
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SyncMaster CA750 dont display image, but docking part is working

I just freshly installed my first Ubuntu. My main problem is that I have a Samsung SyncMaster CA750 display, and it's not working. I can not really find a driver for the monitor, I want to use it ...
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Samsung NP900X3E No WiFi

A few weeks ago, I switched from Windows8 to Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS on my Sasmung NP900X3E-K02DE. Everything worked, except the WiFi. The problem was, that connecting to networks (home, work, hotspot and ...
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How to Boot from CD [closed]

I want to Boot Ubuntu from a CD. I have installed the ISO file on a CD. I have changed looked at my Boot priority list in my BIOS settings and I don't think my CD is there because I called it Ubuntu. ...
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Ubuntu Phone/Touch for Samsung Galaxy S6

Is there a way to install Ubuntu in my Samsung Galaxy S6? I didn't find anything about that and I'm wondering if there's a way or something else.
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Samsung tools ubuntu 15.04

I know there is a samsung tools for ubuntu 14.04, but I am currently on ubuntu 15.04. Does anyone know of samsung tools working on ubuntu 15.04? I do not want to go through reintalling 14.04 for it. ...
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Docker performance on ubuntu host 2x+ worse than OSX host

Ok, let's start over after a bunch of investigation. Here is what we know: Ubuntu host 15.04 on i7 3820 (quad 3.6) and Samsung 850 pro SSD 512gb SATA 6 $ docker info Containers: 2 Images: 101 ...
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Ubuntu 14.04. Samsung Ativ Book 6. Brightness doesn't change [duplicate]

When I change my brightness, the slider moves, the brightness level changes, but actual brightness is the same. I have read a lot of topics about this problem. I tried to change grub, to create ...
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Changing resolution for samsung monitor?

I am using ubuntu from a usb for the first time and i cant seem to change the resolution to full hd ( 1920 x 1080 ) on my samsung monitor, the max res is 1280 x 1024 and my monitor is unknown and my ...
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Recover data after SSD failure [closed]

A friend's macbook wouldn't boot so I took the SSD and hooked it up to my machine. The smartctl output doesn't look good, is there anything I can do? There is some important data on the drive and ...
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Example Samsung Magician CLI to Over-Provision

Has anyone got any experience using Samsung Magician in the CLI? Im just looking for some examples of how the commands would look. Samsung Magician "MAN" How to use Magician DC 12 Starting ...
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Can I get Ubuntu on a Samsung Galaxy Tab A T350?

I just got a Samsung Galaxy Tab A "SM-T350." I'd love to dual boot Android and Ubuntu touch. I found this site which states the tablets Ubuntu touch works with: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Touch/Devices ...
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Decrypt Samsung TV Recordings

To decrypt recordings done by a Samsung Smart TV in Windows, you can use a handy little program called DeSTRoi. Is there a similar program for Ubuntu?
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Can I install Ubuntu Touch on Samsung Galaxy A7? [duplicate]

I plan to buy new phone Samsung Galaxy A7 and install Ubuntu touch on it. But I need to know whether this model will support Ubuntu Touch. If anyone could help me that would be great! If this is not ...
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go-mtpfs and Android Mounting problem

I had real problems mounting my samsung Galaxy S3 Neo on Ubuntu 12.04, one lucky random day and it mounts and then for several days it doesn't then again randomly for once does ! This had been going ...
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Blank screen after resume from suspend on 14.04 (installed on Samsung NP900X3A)

I installed ubuntu 14.04 on my ultrabook Samsung NP900X3A. The main problem I get is the strange behaviour of the computer after resume from suspend: it seems to recover, but nothing appears on the ...
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My screen got dead and started displaying KERNEL PANIC error [duplicate]

I was just viewing my class lecture presentation while I got this unknown error titled: Kernel Panic How did I get this and it was so powerful that I could not turn off my laptop by pressing of ...
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Is possible to install ubuntu os on samsung Z1 mobile

I bought a new samsung Z1 mobile, which runs on tizen os, it lacks in many features. even it has ACL (Application Compatible Layer) to install android apps on tizen. still very few android apps only ...
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Samsung printer on server - install and make it accessible

I seem to can not find any information on how to install a Samsung's SCX-3200 Multifunction device on Ubuntu server so it can be accessible from windows and linux computers on the network, so we do ...
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ubuntu touch S6102 no bootloader

I have a Samsung S6102 with android 2.3.6. I have tried to install ubuntu touch while following the instalation instuctions on your page step by step. However I have a problem. While android is ...