Questions about using or installing Ubuntu on Samsung hardware.

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Installing the Touch Preview on my Samsung Galaxy Tab 2

I have a Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 (7.0). I have never liked the Android OS or the tablet in general, and wanted to try out Ubuntu Touch. I have done multiple searches on the internet to try to figure out ...
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printer samsung ml-2165w

I couldn't make samsung ml-2165w work for ubuntu 13.04. I had general linux driver from samsung installed. The installation was succesfull, printer didn't print a test page.
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Problem with resolution auto-changing on Samsung TV

I recently turfed my Windows media centre in favour of Ubuntu Linux workstation with XBMC installed for my new media centre. It works perfectly! My system is a Dell Inspiron 530, which is connected ...
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My chromebook is muted !! Only white noise

Well, I know that this subject has been discussed one hundred millions times on the Net & none of the answers founded helped me. I Turned my Samsung chomebook exynos 5 ti Ubuntu 13.04. ...
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Installing Ubuntu touch on samsung galaxy tab 2 p3100 [duplicate]

i need info which ubuntu i can install on my samasung galaxy tab P3100,i installed quantalphabletarmh.zip it can boot but i can only use the browser n watch video clip.other menus not work. thanks ...
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Ubuntu on Samsung S4

Good afternoon. On the website I saw you can now install Ubuntu on android phones. Not the touch but the desktop experience which means I have to dock my phone to become a linux desktop pc. Can ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 display problem (Samsung ATIV Book 9 Lite)

I'm into trouble for few days and I really need help. So, I've got a new laptop (Samsung ATIV Book 9 Lite) and installed Ubuntu 13.04 (64bit). Now everything look good but my graphical display is ...
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Keyboard backlight lights back up after idle time(Samsung Series 9)

I know questions about keyboard backlights have already been asked a million times, and I apologize, but I cannot seem to find any fix to my problem. Whenever my computer sits idle for about 30+ ...
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How can i mount my galaxy s4 on ubuntu 12.04

this is the error message i get when i plug my S4 into the usb port: Error initializing camera: -1: Unspecified error how can i correct this?
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Can't connect Samsung Galaxy GIo to my ubuntu 13.04

When I connect my mobile phone Ubuntu doesn't recognize it.
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Data recovery on a Samsung SV1203N HDD

Let me start by saying that I am a beginner in Ubuntu, but pretty knowledgeable with Windows. I am having a strange problem trying to recover data from a Samsung SV1203N HDD (120 GiB). I have tried ...
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What is the correct driver to use for a Samsung CLP365W printer?

I cannot get my new Samsung CLP365W printer to print via either wired (USB printer cable) or Wireless. Wireless printing works in 'doze Vista. I have tried installing the drivers Ubuntu recommended ...
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Horizontal lines with Samsung series 9/Intel Ivy Bridge

I have a new Samsung 9 series laptop with Intel Ivy Bridge graphics and a dual Windows 8/Ubuntu 13.04 boot configuration. As soon I reach the login screen my graphics goes awry: 1) Black horizontal ...
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Can i install Ubuntu 13.04 on a Samsung NP355V5C (Windows 8 preinstalled) laptop?

I heard that installing Ubuntu on some Samsung laptops with a preinstalled Windows 8 and a UEFI Bios can crash them. I want to install Ubuntu 13.04 on my Samsung NP355V5C, but i'm not sure if it will ...
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Sync Galaxy S4 music [duplicate]

So i just got a brand new fancy smancy Galaxy S4. I get home and i try to move music from my ubuntu 13.04 and low and behold Rythmbox crashes after i try adding music. My S4 only has MCS, or atleast i ...
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trouble installing 13.04 on samsung series 9

I have been having the hardest time trying to install Ubuntu on my Samsung series 9 NP900X3A-A03US. After installing, it goes in an infinite reboot loop. I tried different ways of installing, the ...
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How to print to a Samsung 2551N printer connected via Ethernet

How to print to a Samsung 2551N connected via Ethernet to a Linksys SLM2008 switch with Ubuntu 13.04 and Windows 7 64bit each also connected to the switch?
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Problem with Samsun S8000 as modem

I installed ubuntu 12.04 on my Eee PC 1000H and I tried to connect my Samsung S8000 to USB. First connection was a success: PC recognize my phone and I was able to connect to internet with my phone. ...
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Installing Ubuntu touch on samsung galaxy tab 2 p3100

I need some one guidance to install ubuntu touch on my samsung galaxy tab 2 p3100 and i also wanna know what all app's supports it like whats's app, wechat, and wordpress ect.
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Configure Atmel MaxTouch Digitizer on Samsung ATIV 6

I am trying to figure out how to configure the touch screen for my Samsung ATIV 6. I am running Kubuntu 13.04. It is an Amtel maXTouch Digitzer. It recognizes touch, but it only single clicks. Also, ...
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Will there be Ubuntu compatibility with AMD CPU / Processor: Samsung Exynos 5 Dual soon?

Will there be Ubuntu compatibility with AMD CPU / Processor: Samsung Exynos 5 Dual soon? I realize the Chromebook is recently out, but I would appreciate knowing if it's in the works.
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Can't boot Ubuntu or Windows 8 after Ubuntu 13.04 64-bit install on Samsung series 7 Windows 8 laptop

I have a Samsung Chronos 7 laptop (NP770Z5E) pre-installed with Windows 8, and I wanted to install Ubuntu 13.04 alongside it, so I can dual boot. Here is what I've done: Updated BIOS to lastest ...
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How to change boot order samsung np300e5c

I've already used Ubuntu, although I have installed it only via wubi. Now I'd like to try it "for real", and so I went on to try to install it with a USB. I've already created the live-usb, but I ...
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Ubuntu Touch with Galaxy S2 Plus GT-I9105P [duplicate]

Is it possible to Install Ubuntu Touch on a GT-I9105P (JB 4.1.2) Thank you!
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GRUB Doesn't Show - Windows 7 Launches Straight Away (Samsung Series 3)

Title says it all pretty much... I installed Ubuntu 13.04 alongside Windows 7 but when I turn on my laptop, the GRUB boot loader doesn't appear at all and Windows 7 boots immediately.
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hdparm -B of SAMSUNG HN-M500MBB

My notebook hard disk is SAMSUNG HN-M500MBB, 500G. When I set 'hdparm -B 253 /dev/sda', Load_Cycle_Count increases as 4/minute, so fast! When I set 'hdparm -B 254 /dev/sda', Load_Cycle_Count halts. ...
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Properly Configuring Clickpad in Samsung New Series 9 - NP900X4C

I just bought a Samsung NP900X4C, installed Ubuntu 13.04 and I noticed the clickpad started to behave very erratically (mostly moving the mouse whenever I tried to click anywhere). I googled a bit and ...
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Ubuntu Phone to be instal on a samsung device [duplicate]

Can i instal ubuntu on my Samsung Galaxy S Advance? If yes, what are the procedures?
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Can I install Ubuntu on a Samsung Galaxy Fit?

I have a samsung galaxy fit GT-S5670L with Android 2.3.5 and I whant to install ubuntu on it with out modifying the android. It´s that possible ?
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Installing Ubuntu 13.04 on samsung seties 5

how to install Ubuntu 13.04 using usb on my Samsung Series 5 laptop (windows 8)? i don't want to delete windows and i want to use both of them. Thanks.
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Want printer to pause after printing one page ( to let me reverse )

I am using Ubuntu 12.10 and have a Samsung SCX3200 series MFP. Problem statement: Suppose I have multiple pages to print but I want to print both sides. To do so, I must print one page at a time and ...
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installed printer Samsung CLX-3185FW on Ubuntu 12.04. Printer not responding

I got the Unified Driver (.gz) from http://www.samsung.com/us/support/owners/product/CLX-3185FW/XAA I extracted the .gzip file in my home directory and took a terminal as root: ...
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How to build ubuntu touch for unofficial cyanogenmod device [duplicate]

I own a Samsung galaxy scl i9003 and I would like to port Ubuntu touch on this device. We don't have an official cyanogenmod, but we have an unofficial version of it. I did the built of the unofficial ...
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Samsung laptop monitor - black screen

I have a broken monitor on my Samsung 7 chronos (NP700Z5C-S02UB), I can get it to show certain things in my external monitor, but only once Ubuntu starts to load. I really need to return the laptop to ...
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minidlna and samsung tv file format doesn't support

I have PC with XUbuntu 12.04 and Samsung 27A950, so I want to use my PC like dlna server. But I can run file of any format on my TV, get error: "File format doesn't support". I try to open *.avi, ...
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Does ubuntu support Samsung 350V5C-S05FR series 3? [duplicate]

Does Ubuntu support the Samsung series 3 350V5C-S05FR (Core i5 3210M) laptop ? I saw that Ubuntu supports the 350V5C-S06FR laptop range.
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Ubuntu freezes on first boot on samsumg series 9

I have just wiped windows 8 from my samsumg series 9 by installing Ubuntu 12 64 bit over it through usb. I have fast bios mode disabled and os mode selection set to csm os and the boot usb removed ...
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Missing File - Unable to install alongside windows 8 or on own on Samsung Series 9 Ultrabook

I currently have a Samsung Series 9 Ultrabook 128GB SSD and 8GB of ram. I have been trying to install Ubuntu to run alongside windows but I cannot get it to work properly. I tried disabling secure ...
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Samsung UEFI Laptop won't boot from Live USB (Preinstalled with Windows 8 [duplicate]

I have a Saumsung 5 Ultrabook preinstalled with Windows 8, and am looking to do away with Windows completely, and install Ubuntu (So far I've been trying with 13.04 64bit). I made my LiveUSB using ...
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Access mtpfs on the fly from any application

I have a Samsung Galaxy S2 witch I want to use to store some sensitive data. I am using the application EDS Lite to store encrypted files in a container, that can be mounted by the TrueCrypt ...
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No touchpad gestures on Samsung Series 9 / 13.04

I recently installed 13.04 and like many others, my touchpad gestures do not work. How can I troubleshoot this issue?
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Ubuntu on Samsung Series 5

I want to buy a Samsung Series 5 laptop, but I read, that an installation of Ubuntu could break it (because of UEFI). But I also read, that Ubuntu fixed the Problem. Is that right? can I install ...
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android file transfer difficulties

I'm having problems transferring stuff to my Samsung Galaxy S4 and its memory card. The long and short of it is that I just can't transfer certain files across: the music is mostly in .wma format, ...
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Trouble with dual booting on a samsung laptop

I am currently using a samsung np355v5 laptop (amd a6 processor with hd7520G integrated graphics) and I am trying to dual boot ubuntu 12.04 with windows 7. I ideally don't want to use wubi because I ...
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Ubuntu Touch on SII phone

I have the Samsung Galaxy SII Straight Talk phone. I want to install Ubuntu Touch. The model is different from https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Touch/Devices/i9100 Should it still work with my phone?
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Which installer will install ubuntu on an AMD E450 APU with Radeon 2 GB RAM on samsung machine

I want to install Ubuntu to install Oracle database for learning purpose. I have Samsung machine with AMD E450 APU with Radeon 2 GB Ram.
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scanner of Samsung SCX-4200 does not work on ubuntu 12.10

I have a Samsung SCX-4200 multifunction printer/scanner which works fine under Windows 8. The printer works fine under Ubuntu 12.10, but the scanner doesn't work. "sudo sane-find-scanner" find ...
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how to install ubuntu on my Samsung galaxy s2 [duplicate]

How to install ubuntu on my Samsung galaxy s2? I do not know if I understood correctly. Can I install Ubuntu on a Samsung Galaxy S2 or is there a program to run on the Android?
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Samsung ATIV Smart PC Pro Touch Screen not recognized, only stylus is

I am having an issue with Ubuntu 13.04 on my Samsung ATIV Smart PC Pro. Basically, the touchscreen doesn't seem to be recognized, everything is acting like the stylus instead. This causes really ...
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Can I install Ubuntu Mobile OS in my Samsung Galaxy Grand (android)? [duplicate]

I want to use Ubuntu in my smart phone, as I was a huge fan of it. So, is there any possibility to install Ubuntu OS in android mobiles? Thanks, sairam