Questions about using or installing Ubuntu on Samsung hardware.

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How to decrease the brightness in Samsung RV509?

I'm using a Samsung RV509 laptop with Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. Can anyone help me to decrease the brightness in my laptop?
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Ubuntu 12.04 Samsung HD204UI Spin-Up-Time Fail after Suspend

Samsung's HD204UI 2 Tbyte EcoDrives are known for their slow Spin-Up-Time, so I didn't really wonder about a recent SMART failure, after suspend, in the Spin-Up-Time category. Now there is a ...
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Ubuntu touch for Xcover 2 [duplicate]

Is there a way to install ubuntu on Samsung Galaxy Xcover 2 GT-S7710? I have checked https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Touch/Devices and Galaxy isn't there. I wonder if there is way to install Galaxy S2 or S3 ...
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Detect Samsung Tab as USB Modem using gnome-ppp

I exploit internet in PC by tethering USB from Samsung Tab2 : Internet works fine , however, i cannot configure this device as usb modem using gnome-ppp i set /dev/ttyS0 , because when i run ...
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Ubuntu on smart tv

Is there anyway for Ubuntu to run on a Samsung Smart TV? At least on a USB? I personally don't like the smart hub that much and would like to watch cable and browse Ubuntu on my TV.
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Unable to boot from a USB drive nor hard disk on Samsung Series 9 notebook (NP915)

Samsung NP915S3G 1 - tried to install aside windows 8 - change partition (reduce) to have space for debian or ubuntu - boot on usb keys - using debian 7.2 7.3 fails - using ubuntu 13.04 ...
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does ubuntu run on Samsung Ativ One 5 Style

I don't find any information regarding Ubuntu on the new all-in-one from Samsung. It is a nice machine but I'll only buy it if it runs Ubuntu.
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Samsung ARM Chomebook no sound in dual os with Crouton

I found this fix https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/pulseaudio/+bug/1246587 but i don't know how to mount the chrome os, anyone have fix for me? running ubuntu 12.04 with utilty
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Phonebook maintenance by PC

I try to maintain phonebook of my SGH-E250 cellphone using bluetooth and corresponding tool of 64 bit Ubuntu 12.4. Partial results: Nautilus works correctly using Bluez Wammu shows several data of ...
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Samsung Ativ book 9 lite install problems

So i have an incredible amount of issues regarding installation of ubuntu on my laptop. First of all the installation disc on usb does boot, but just ends up (after ubuntu logo) to a command line ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 on a Samsung 900X3C keyboard light and hotkey light

i have a Samsung np900x4c and I've installed ubuntu 13.10. But i have problems. 1.Problem: I can use my hotkey for example wifi on/off so i can turn off the wifi but the led status doesnt change it ...
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Can't boot OS from USB on Samsung Series 7

I downloaded the ISO and burned it via unetbootin. I go into BIOS and change the following settings: disable fast boot, and make the OS selection CMS make USB boot first Then when I boot, it ...
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need help w? Samsung ML-2545 printer on 12.04 LTS

I have a Samsung ML-2545 printer and cannot find a driver that can load.. Is there a driver that will load without special code? I am on 12.1
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Dual boot Windows 8 and Ubuntu 13.10. Where to put the grub

can anyone help me with getting this to work ? I have two physical SSD drives(Samsung and Kingston) - on the Samsung one I have Windows 8 installed , Kingston is free and formatted and It's ...
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updating latop to 13.04 raring / no gui but only terminal is present

Today I updated my laptop (Samsung NP-Z700 with hybrid graphics) to Ubuntu 13.04 Raring and following the update I am not able to see any graphical interface. I tried installing ATI drivers from ...
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Connecting to Samsung SCH-U340 phone using gammu

I have an old Samsung SCH-U340 mobile phone, which once connected to a PC using a USB cable. The phone has no SIM card, and apparently stores its phonebook inside the phone's ROM. I want to get my ...
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How to get my Samsung Galaxy Ace to connect to adhoc network?

So I've been struggling with this thing for some time now. I tried to set up an access point on Ubuntu 12.04, so I am able to use wifi on my phone through my netbook. I rooted my phone, got it to see ...
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Install / Dual-boot Ubuntu on a Android tablet? [duplicate]

I have a Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 (SM-T210), I would love to install Ubuntu on it. Is it currently possible? And is anyone developing a rom?
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what is the specific version of realtek sound card does my samsung np305e5a have

I have a Samsung laptop np305e5a-a03us, and I cannot seem to find the specific version of my sound card. all I see is that it is a realtek hd audio, but which realtek is it?
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USB tethering with Samsung Galaxy Ace?

The network center doesn't find a new wired connection when tethering is enabled. Whether tethering is enabled or not, output of lsusb | grep Samsung is same: Bus 003 Device 009: ID 04e8:681d ...
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WiFi on 12.04 Samsung RV511

I can't get WiFi on my samsung RV511 laptop running ubuntu 12.04. I went to additional drivers with an ethernet connection but it says that it won't download and to check /var/log/jockey.log for more ...
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Can i get my samsung galaxy discover driver from the repos? I cant seem to find it

Just wanting to know where to look for my driver, cause ubuntu 10.04 dosent reconize it. when i plug my phone into computer, all it will do is charge. Im wanting to sync with ubuntu one and upload ...
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Connect Android device

I've a phone with Android and I use Ubuntu in my PC. The thing is that I can connect my phone through USB and Ubuntu can read it, I mean, I can see the files and stuff, but that's it. I can't ...
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Samsung series 3 runnint ubuntu 12.04, battery indicator does not recognize when I unplug my charger

I have a Samsung series 3 (NP305E5A-S01CA) running 12.04, everything has been running great except for the battery and power management programs. Even when my AC charger is unplugged and it is running ...
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will booting Ubuntu in my samsung np550p5c-s06in brick it? [duplicate]

i bought this laptop in july,2013... and it was manufactured in march... i wanted to dual boot it with ubuntu (using wubi) and windows 8.1(running now). can it harm my computer? if yes then is there ...
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Install ubuntu touch as 2nd rom GT-I9300

I'm trying to install Ubuntu touch on my Galaxy S3 with the Siyah S3 1.9.1 kernel. But once I've installed it and want to run Ubuntu, I just get a black screen. Or it won't get past the Siyah start ...
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Unbuntu install SGS3 [duplicate]

Maybe this question was asked a thousand times. But i'm abolute not informed about installing operating system. I would like to install Unbuntu on my Samsung Galaxy S3 without lossing the fotos and ...
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Ubuntu Will not Recognise my Samsung C5220 Phone

I'm trying to use my Samsung C5220 mobile phone as a modem. I've installed Samsung PC Studio using Wine but it does not recognise the phone as being connected. I have done lsusb in a terminal ...
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how to install ubuntu on android tablet [duplicate]

How can I install Ubuntu on Samsung tablet or any android tablet.Please answer in detail. It would be appreciated if done by video or any easy method.
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Problems installing a Samsung CLP325 Colour Laser printer under Ubuntu 13.10

I have (unsuccessfully) tried to get my Samsung CLP325 colour laser printer to work under Ubuntu 13.10. The best I seem to achieve is in Black and White mode - but this is unacceptable. Has anyone ...
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Install Ubuntu with Android in Samsung Galaxy Note

hi I am a user of Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 and I just have seen an app "Ubuntu for Android" I have Android 4.1.2 in my Note. Please tell me if I am able to use both Ubuntu and android in the ...
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how do I install printer samsung ML--1865 with ubuntu 12.04?

how do I install printer samsung ML-1865 with ubuntu 12.04 ? I have tried to use add printer, but it doesnt work . it comes up with driver 1860 then recommends 1750 after searching not 1865 and test ...
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I Can't enter to BIOS after I've installed Ubuntu 13.10

I having this problem. I've installed Ubuntu 13.10 and after this when booting only satars directly on Ubuntu, if I want to boot from a USB Flash Drive I can't. So You can say "Go to the boot settings ...
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Which OS would be the most compatible? [duplicate]

My notebook is Samsung NP-N102S and I would like to ask which OS from ubuntu or Linux would be the most compatible with that? The specifications of the notebook can be found here.
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Ubuntu for Android on Samsung Galaxy Note [duplicate]

Will Ubuntu for Android work on a Samsung Galaxy Note. And if so, where can I get a decent docking device with HDMI and usb interfaces
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Is it possible to install Ubuntu on my Samsung Galaxy S Duos (GT-S7562) [duplicate]

I am using Samsung Galaxy S Duos smartphone with Android v4.0 OS. How do I install Ubuntu on my phone? What are the requirements? Can it work along with Android just like Ubuntu works along with ...
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Xubuntu 13.10 Screen Brightness Fn Keys

I have a Samsung Series 9 NP900X3C, which has a Intel HD Graphics 4000 chip. When I use the the Fn keys for changing the brightness, it shows me a nice OSD and sets the value in ...
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Force key release problems

My problem is that when I press FN+F6/F7/F8 it is not releasing the key. Its just these ones, once I've pressed them they don't stop and my whole keyboard ceases up and doesn't work, obviously ...
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error while transfering files between samsung galaxy chat & ubuntu 12.10 via usb

I have a galaxy chat b-5330 with android 4.1.2 when i connect it to my Ubuntu pc via usb(mtp option is selected),an error message is shown as follows. but the files are still shown by nautilus.it is ...
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Samsung series 9 battery time indicator keeps changing and keyboard light not working

I have a Samsung series 9 laptop currently with ubuntu 13.04 on it. Unfortunately there are some issues i am having with it and was wanting to see if anyone had an answer as to a fix. -First, my ...
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Wifi signal weak and disconnecting on Ubuntu 13.04 with an Intel wifi card

I have a very bad signal strength when my laptop is about 4-5 meters away from the router. The wifi struggles to connect, and when it eventually connects the signal is very low, about two bars. My ...
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Keyboard backlight function keys for Samsung Series 9 np900x3d and Ubuntu 13.10

I purchased a new Samsung New Series 9 NP900X3D and installed Ubuntu 13.10 tonight. The keyboard illumination function keys do not work. I've read on https://help.ubuntu.com/community/SamsungSeries9 ...
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can ubuntu will be installed on samsung omnia w? [duplicate]

i like Ubuntu very much and appreciate your work . but i wanna install it on my Samsung Omnia w gt i 8350. which is now running windows phone 7.8 .which sucks . please tell me if Ubuntu can be ...
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New Samsung (NP550P5C-A08UK) Notebook > Just installed Ubuntu 13.10 > Sound Lacks Depth that Windows had!

I got this new notebook a couple of months ago, with Windows 8 loaded, long story short I hated Windows 8, so decided to go back to Ubuntu which I had used successfully on other machines. Having ...
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Samsung netbook N150 Plus, Built-in (web)cam not detected after 13.10 upgrade

Just upgraded my Samsung netbook N150 Plus to 13.10 and everything seems to be working out of the box except for the Built-in (web)cam. It is not detected by 13.10... Any ideas how to get it to work? ...
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How can I install Ubuntu 13.10 on a Samsung ATIV Book 9 Lite? (screen turns off)

I already tried to with install Ubuntu 13.10 on my Samsung ATIV Book 9 Lite with the UEFI and CMS OS option in the BIOS, but I still have the same problem. I'm trying to install Ubuntu 13.10 from a ...
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Unable to boot ubuntu 13.04 alongside windows 8 on a Samsung Series 9

After installing ubuntu 13.04 on my new Samsung Series 9 NP900X, alongside the pre-installed Windows 8, when booting it goes directly into Windows 9. I tried fixing the problem as descrbied here: ...
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Which Ubuntu image for Samsung Exynos 4412 Quad core Cortex-A9?

I hope you can help me even if the question might seem a little bit stupid! :( I have a tablet PC which has a Samsung Exynos 4412 Quad core Cortex-A9 CPU and I would like to install Ubuntu on it. I ...
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Can I install Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on a SAMSUNG NP300E5X-S01?

I want to buy a laptop, but I want to use it with Ubuntu! So, Can I install it on the SAMSUNG NP300E5X-S01 ? Thanks ! Specifications Processor : Brand/Family : Intel Core i5-3210M CPU Speed : ...
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Cannot Upgrade From 11.10 for My SAMSUNG X05 LAPTOP [duplicate]

Installed Ubuntu 11.10 desktop, my SAMSUNG X05 LAPTOP work perfectly now. But while what to upgrade to 12.4 LTS or 13, it tell me that my features not supported by the CPU, and cannot install. Does ...