Questions about using or installing Ubuntu on Samsung hardware.

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Screen brightness out of control in Samsung n210 after updates [closed]

After download of new updates in Ubuntu 11.10 on a Samsung N210, the screen brightness goes crazy - it dims and brightens uncontrollably. What can I do about it? Have I any chance besides not allowing ...
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Unable to connect to Wi-Fi, curious problem

I recently retrieved my laptop back from the shop for a hardware issue (problematic screen). I discovered that I am now unable to connect to my wireless network at home. The wireless network appears ...
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Backup contacts from Windows Mobile 6.5 to Google account [closed]

I wanted to backup my contacts from a Windows Mobile 6.5 phone (Samsung OmniaPRO B7320) to my Google account. I could use PIM backup when I still use Windows and upload it to the Google account, but ...
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How do I copy files to and from my Samsung gt-e2121? [closed]

I have a cell. Your model is Samsung GT-e2121. When I connect it in my computer, the Ubuntu know my mobile but I can't move any files to my cell or to my computer. Help, I can't move my musics to my ...
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Fail to plug Samsung Galaxy S2 to Ubuntu 11.04 using USB (with or without debug mode) [closed]

The scenario was working few days ago. I was able to plug my Galaxy S2 to my laptop mount it under Linux Mint 11.04 (Ubuntu), I mean it was fully detected and working. Now, the android device detect ...
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Configuring Evolution Sync for Samsung monte [closed]

I am trying to configure Samsung Monte with Evolution for contacts and calendar using synce and/or opensync but somehow unable to do. Used some standard help pages on the web, but none seem to work. ...
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Will Samsung laptops be fully (OOTB) supported by Ubuntu?

Power management like: suspend, hibernate, open/close LID, optimal ("healthy") disc activity, internal modem, backlight control, FN keys etc. Will it be fully supported by Ubuntu out of the box? So ...
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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 on Samsung series 7 Chronos. Advice please?

I just bought a refurbished Samsung series 7 (NP700Z5C). I got a great deal on it from Best Buy so that's why I went with it. My intention all along has been to remove windows 8 completely and install ...
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Put Ubuntu Touch on Samsung GS3?

I saw that Ubuntu Touch has been released and am wondering what the steps are in order to put it onto my Samsung Galaxy S3. I currently have an un-rooted GS3 running Jellybean and would love to get ...
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Samsung NP305U1A laptop won't resume from suspension

I just bought a Samsung NP305U1A laptop and installed Ubuntu Desktop 12.04 LTS on it. Whenever I suspend the computer and try to wake it back up, the monitor only shows a black screen and the only ...
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samsung laptop brightness issue? can,t change brightness on my laptop [closed]

I have installed windows 7 on my samsung laptop,but there is no effect of brightness when i press fn keys,brightness remains same.what can i do? i m very worried! please help me.
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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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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
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Does high definition videos play smoothly on Samsung N150 Plus?

I have a Samsung N-150 plus net-book, and I have always had difficulties in watching movies on it. I thought it's due to Windows 7 starter, so I changed my OS to Windows XP. Although its been running ...
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Does Ubuntu support the CDMA version of the Galaxy Nexus? [closed]

Looking at the list of supported devices, I see that GSM Galaxy Nexus devices (takju and yakju) are supported but nothing about the CDMA (toro/Verizon or toroplus/Sprint) versions of the Galaxy Nexus. ...
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Backlight settings not stored

Recently bought a new laptop (Samsung 700Z) and installed ubuntu 12.04. Most stuff works out of the box, but some details are driving me crazy. I installed the fglrx driver to shut down the fans and ...
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Can't connect to Samsung GT-B2710 via usb

When I connect my phone with memory card in it with usb cable to my ubuntu notebook DBus error org.gtk.Private.RemoteVolumeMonitor.NotFound: The given volume was not found error message is shown and ...
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Samsung SCX-4x24-Series-2 driver?

Please tell me where I can get an Ubuntu driver for a Samsung SCX=4x24-Series-2.
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14.10 won't boot on Samsung Series 9 NPX9003D

14.04 boots fine on my laptop with secure boot enabled. Never had an issue with it. 14.10 will not. The laptop complains there is no boot disc available. I have tried updating 14.04 to 14.10 without ...
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Can't enter BIOS settings after installing Ubuntu (Samsung NP300E5S)

I've Samsung (NP300E5S-01IN) laptop, I installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on it and now I want to install Windows 8.1 on another partition but whenever I press "F2" key to Enter BIOS settings. it brings me to ...
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Installing printer samsung ml-1860 with xubuntu 14.04?

Having problem with installing printer samsung ml-1860 wiht xubuntu 14.04. rastertosplc file missing in cups/filter directory.
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Ubuntu Won't Boot After Install on Samsung NP915S3G: error “All boot options are tried.” [duplicate]

So yesterday I went ahead and bought the Samsung NP915S3G (ATIV Book 9 Lite) and installed Tahr in hope that everything would go smoothly. For the most part it; everything necessary seems to work off ...
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Installing Ubuntu 12.04.4 LTS on Samsung series 5

I want to install Ubuntu Linux 12.04.4 LTS on my samsung NP300-E5X-S02IN laptop but I have heard a lot about the bricking problems in samsung laptops (probably because of problems in UEFI boot ...
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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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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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Backlight will not dim using function key

Laptop is Samsung R580 with AMD/ATI, running Ubuntu 13.04. The Function Key has no effect on brightness. Screen brightness is OK when operating on mains power, but when mains supply is disconnected ...
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Where is secure boot UEFI enabled Ubuntu 12.04.2? [closed]

currently I'm downloading ubuntu 12.04.2 from official http://www.ubuntu.com/download I just read on m.h-online.com and on linux.com that Secure UEFI Boot version have been released. So I wanted ...
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Samsung Galaxy S3 With easy install Ubuntu 12.04 can I use aircrack-ng? [closed]

This is the easiest way I've gotten Ubuntu to work on the Galaxy S3. Can I put it in monitor mode? I have a external wireless card to use alfa card with the 5 pin usb female to usb adapter. I know ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 not recognizing android phone

I have a Samsung transform ultra smartphone and I am running Ubuntu 12.10. when I plug my phone in and set it to mass storage mode nothing happens on the Linux end. I was under the impression that it ...
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Set Samsung S3370b as USB Modem?

Back when I had a Windows PC; I used an application called "Samsung Kies" with my S3370b Mobile Phone (not Smartphone). A feature that was included in the software, was the ability to use the phone as ...
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Ubuntu 11.10 (Oneiric) on Samsung X10

After successfully running the live CD and testing WiFi and other things I decided to install Ubuntu as single operating system on my Samsung X10 laptop. So far everything seemed OK, installation took ...
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DLNA on Ubuntu 1204 with gnome-classic icons in tray

I am trying different DLNA systems to share media in my laptop wirelessly to a Samsung SMART TV. The ones I've tried so far, Serviio and tvmobili, seem to run as a deamon but don't show an icon in the ...
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How do I get a Samsung ES 73 Camera working?

I am using a Samsung ES73 Digital Camera. I am looking to use this camera on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. Please guide, how any software can help me transfer or view photos from this camera? Please guide, any ...
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Samsung series 5 ultra - suspend on lid closing is disabled by kernel

I have a Samsung series 5 ultra (np530U4c - ivy bridge/Nvidia version). The machine won't suspend on lid closing. I has worked on fresh install. After it I added "pcie_aspm=force ...
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Install Ubuntu on Samsung series 5 ultra SSD

I was wondering if anyone had had any luck with installing ubuntu 12.04 on samsung series 5 ultra? The thing is that I want to install root on the SSD for fast boot (along with windows7)... if anyone ...
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Can't connect to Samsung clx-3175 laser printer

I have installed Ubuntu 12.04. My computer no longer recognises my laser printer - Samsung CLX-3175 - and will not install the drivers, refusing to run the scripts downloaded from the Samsung site. ...
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unsuccessful upgrade from 11.10 to 12.4 LTS

I had upgrade from ubuntu 11.10, that runs alongside windows7, to 12.4 lts in a netbook Samsung nc110. After upgrade Ubuntu doesnt run. After log in all the screen is in blue. What can i do? Thanks ...
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How do I interface my Samsung Rugby II phone with Ubuntu?

I have a Samsung Rugby II phone, which I charge by plugging into the USB port. It has pictures and video on it, which I'd like to get out through the USB port, but nothing pops up in Ubuntu when I ...
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Can anyone confirm if the Samsung RC520 touchpad is correctly recognised in 11.10?

In 11.04 the touchpad is recognised as a PS/2 Logitech Wheel Mouse - checking around the various touchpad debug pages suggests that the kernal in 11.04 does not register it as a touchpad. Can anyone ...
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Dimming the backlight is irreversible on a Samsung Q210 notebook, what do I do?

I'm new to the community, although I have been using Ubuntu since 2010. I have a Samsung Q210 notebook; Specs: Intel® Core™2 Duo CPU P8400 @ 2.26GHz × 2 4 Gigs RAM Nvidia 9200m GS (although system ...
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Will Samsung driver for notebooks get into the upstream kernel?

I have a Samsung N150 Netbook and I installed Unity 11.04 to make some tests. But some functions do not work like backlight and vertical scroll on the touchpad. There are drivers for samsung notbooks ...
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Samsung ssd Ubuntu 14.04 install won't boot on Lenovo B575, but works perfectly on a new ASUS Z87-A motherboard

I am trying to get a fresh install of Ubuntu 14.04 on a Samsung ssd drive to work on an older Lenovo B575 laptop (2011). For some reason when I go to boot from the ssd drive the system does not even ...
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SCX-4521F scanner is not working ubuntu 14.04 amd64

I installed the Samsung Unified Driver for the scx 4521F and printing works. Neither program can find a scanner though: sane-find-scanner, SimpleScan and Xsane all reporting "no scanner found" Also ...
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How 2 configure Windows 7 VirtualBox VM for Odin?

Several have claimed success at creating a VirtualBox VM and then using it to root their Samsung devices. Can anyone provide detailed instructions for getting this done?
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Is it possible to install Ubuntu Touch on Galaxy S3 mini [duplicate]

I know it is not on the list of supported devices, but I would like to know if it is at all possible to install Ubuntu Touch on the Samsung Galaxy S3 MINI. I am tired of the bogged down interface of ...
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Samsung S4 Android is not connecting using Ubuntu 14.04

I remember this working before but for some reason it has stopped. When I plug my USB cable into the phone and laptop the device appears in the file manager but when I click on it I get "Unable to ...
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Installing Samsung printer driver for SL-M2020W/XAA in Ubuntu 14.04

I just purchased a new Samsung Xpress SL-M2020W/XAA printer and am having trouble installing the drivers. The printer application does recognize the printer but when it searches for the drivers, they ...
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Install driver for Samsung M2070F SL Printer Xpress [duplicate]

I am using Ubuntu 14.04. I need to install the ULD_V1.00.27.04.tar.gz Linux Printing & Scan Driver for the Samsung M2070F SL Printer Xpress from the Samsung Printer Xpress M2070F website. I have ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Share files with Samsung Tablet [duplicate]

How can I use my USB to transfer files to/from my 14.04 to/from Samsung Tablet. Thanks