Questions about using or installing Ubuntu on Samsung hardware.

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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: /home/jimy/Desktop/phablet/out/...
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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 trackpoint/...
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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 /usr/...
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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 ...
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Migrating from XP on a Samsung NC10

I've still got the NC10 as my main machine. I attach a 22" monitor, the keyboard is comfy and it can "almost" slip in a big pocket! Samsung software makes it easy to manage the machine. Great machine ...
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SSD SAMSUNG T1 on UBUNTU

Greetings to the community of Ubuntu I have a question, what happens is that bought a SSD SAMSUNG T1 (I could not ride it, also not formatted with gparter or GNOME Disks) and I wonder if there is any ...
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HDMI works with LIVE USB but not installed Ubuntu

I have a bootable LIVE usb stick with Ubuntu Mate on it. When I boot up my machine with the Live USB, my hdmi output to my 32 inch Samsung TV works perfectly with default settings. After installing ...
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Alternative to Thunar that can access Android fs (Samsung Galaxy Tab S SM-T700) via USB

I've spent one frustrating hour trying in vain to get Thunar to access the files ystem of a Samsung Galaxy Tab S SM-T700 via USB. I'm now fed up with Thunar1, and I'm ready to give it the ol' heave-...
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Ubuntu 15.04 Kernel panic - Samsung Series 9

Samsung Series 9 Laptop crashes in ubuntu 13.04-15.10 and other Linux (debian, arch, freebsd). Check: cleaned laptop, change the battery, change CPU cooler, memtest, temp. kernel 3.11 - crashes ...
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Samsung M2020 on Ubuntu

I'm new to linux and I know nothing about coding and using the terminal. I searched google for a way to connect Samsung M2020 printer to my computer running ubuntu but i didn't find. What should I do ...
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How to get Ubuntu Touch on Samsung Galaxy S3?

I guess I have a two part question. I've looked over the guide on how to set up a build environment and even tried doing some of those steps, every route failure. Why can't I just use someone else's ...
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Samsung SSD, TRIM and Ubuntu 15.04

In light of a recent issue raised in regards to Samsung SSD firmware relating to TRIM and the related launchpad bugs for Ubuntu.. Bug# 1465663 'libata Samsung SSD 8 series TRIM blacklist' and the ...
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Samsung laptop running Ubuntu 15.04 shuts down at 30% battery without warning

My laptop shuts down suddenly at 30% battery when not charging. It does not show any warning. The screen turns black all of a sudden and I can only reboot after I've plugged in and started charging ...
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Samsung Ml-1600 printer unrecognized

EDIT: Im using Ubuntu 15.04 (MATE), but from what I can remember, it didnt work on 14.10 (Unity) either! Hi everybody, as much as I dont like asking questions, Im forced to do so... Ive been browsing ...
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Message {1.079026} ACPI PCC probe failed; starting version 219

I am running Ubuntu 15.04 (Vivid Vervet) with 3.19.5-031905-generic #201504211114 kernel and GNOME Shell 3.14.4 on a Samsung NP370R4E laptop. When I boot up, I see [1.079026] ACPI PCC probe failed ...
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How to get working Samsung SL-M2070W printer on Ubuntu 14.04?

I have problems installing the driver for my printer Samsung SL-M2070W. I'm using Ubuntu 14.04. Any advice? I have downloaded the .tar.gz driver from Samsung website, but I don't know how to use it ...
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Brightness control on Samsung Ativ Book 6

I recently installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my Samsung Ativ Book 6 (NP680Z5E-X01US). Since then I am completely unable to modify my brightness settings. The Fn buttons work fine, if I press Fn+F2/F3 I can ...
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How does Ubuntu detect a smartphone without any drivers?

The smartphone in this context is a Samsung Galaxy S i9000. Before when I've tried to transfer files to and from a computer running windows I've always needed drivers for the smartphone to be ...
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how to fix broadcom drivers for ubuntu touch?

How can i solve my issue to get ubuntu touch running on my phone? I just create new defconfig for Ubuntu Touch to port on Galaxy S2 Plus, after compile it without problems, since my device doesn't ...
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I'm trying to intsall Ubuntu to a (Samsung) NP300E4C laptop but can't access BIOS

The computer is currently running Windows (7). I've tried tapping and holding down F2 but it just boots to windows. I googled to see if i can find people with similar issues but found none. I'm ...
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Samsung SyncMaster 2033 Monitor Not working properly

I have a samsung sync master 2033 Monitor with a resolution of 1600x900 px. A few days earlier Ubuntu started behaving absurdly, It didn't recognise the monitor and now I'm stuck with 1024x768 px ...
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Unable to connect my mobile device to chrome on ubuntu 14.04

I am running Ubuntu 14.04 on my laptop with chrome 39.0.2171.65 and I'm having a hard time connecting my samsung phone device to chrome. I installed adb and made sure that Ubuntu recognizes the ...
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can't connect samsung printer to lubuntu

my printer won't print. I have LUBUNTU 14.1 (I think). My printer is a Samsung scx-4623f. sometimes the printer will start for a few seconds then quit...so i assume i don't have the correct driver. ...
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Ubuntu touch on note 10.1 (2014) WITHOUT rooting

I just purchased a Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 edition (SM-P600) and wanted to test Ubuntu on it (and maybe on my Galaxy S4 as well). It is still under warranty, so I do not want to root it or do ...
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Duplex printing with Samsung ML-2165W requires manual feed

I have a Samsung ML-2165W printer and I'm using Ubuntu 14.04. The printer works fine except for the duplex printing. Duplex printing requires to manually feed the paper after each printing, so if I ...
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Volume Control keys duplicating on key press

For some odd reason, when I use my FN Volume control keys on my laptop, Ubuntu duplicates the input infinitely until I interrupt it by putting a window in full screen. I'm not sure why it's doing this ...