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Can I have fglrx's screen brightness settings and xorg's stable Chrome GPU processing at once?

THE GENESIS I have been using fglrx-updates - VESA:HONDO (AMD graphics drivers) for some time but Chrome GPU process kept crashing (it was sand-boxed). Therefore now I'm on xorg - Gallium 0.4 on AMD ...
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Second Screen not working Ubuntu 14.04 Intel Graphics

I've been trying to solve this problem for a while now so I'll appreciate your help. I can't make ubuntu 14.04 recognise my second monitor. This is my graphics card info ~# lspci | grep -i vga ...
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After Software update on 7/9/2014 I cannot get to the desktop screen

System info MotherBoard: Asus z87-c CPU: Intel i5-4670k Memory: 8gb corsair 1600hz Network card: Asus PCE-AC68, Realtek PCIe GBE(built into motherboard) Sound Card: external ARCAM irDAC, Asus Essence ...
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Can't make Ubuntu 14.04 use ati drivers anymore after last update

This if my first post here although I'm an Ubuntu user for more than 1 year (thought not so much experience). So far I've managed to get things working by simply reading around and applying ...
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NVDIA SLI with Prime and Flickering

i have a lenovo y510p with nvidia gt750m sli. when both cards plugged in, prime does not work. "lspci | grep -i "vga"" command shows only nvidia card. but when i plugged out the second card, prime ...
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Ubuntu 14.04lts system-installation screen like watching paint dry

I've installed 14.04LTS but the screen runs (walks) exceedingly slowly. I used to run 11.10 which was fine. When I tried upgrading to 12.04, I ended up with a black screen so I went back to 11.10. ...
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Desktop not appearing after a change in xorg.conf

I tried to install nvidia-current on my Ubuntu 12.04 because I didn't have the driver for it but it seemed that had no effect so I removed. After that, I don't remember anymore, I tried to configure ...
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Black screen with nVidia drivers on ubuntu

I have: ASUS P4V800D-X Intel Pentium 4 HT 2.80GHz 2.5GB RAM 40GB HDD nVidia 9500GT When I installed nVidia drivers downloaded from nvidia.com website (selected recommended drivers), I simply can't ...
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Few Problems after installing Ubuntu 12.04 [duplicate]

i tried ubuntu last year, all was working fine, there was no lag, and now again i was trying and downloaded official latest lte ubuntu 12.04 there are few problems im facing are, 1. Lagy animations: ...
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Problem while watching movies or clips ubuntu 13.10 nvidia drives?

Hi guys I have a problem I hope you can help me with. I just installed ubuntu 13.10 on my ASUS N76VZ laptop and am dual booting it with windows 7. So I have problems when I am watching a fhd movie ...
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Blurry screen (Windows is normal)

Okay, I've installed Ubuntu today. I've been using it at University but I have came across an annoying problem. The screen is just blurry compared to my Windows OS. Something must be wrong here. All ...
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Ubuntu 13 doesn't have an option for screen resolution 1600x900 for NVidia graphics

I am looking for a way to configure my display to the correct resolution of 1600x900. When I initially installed Ubuntu 13 the display resolution was perfect but after a few updates it now only gives ...
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Ubuntu cannot see Nvidia 730m

I have Bought a new Asus ux302LG and trying hard to install linux on it. The laptop has 3 screen options in hardware (HDMI,MiniDisplayPort, and build in laptop screen) The to external ports works, but ...
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Unable to keep dual screen configuration?

I have installed latest NVidia drivers for my graphic card and then used NVidia-settings program to setup my dual screen configuration and save it to xorg.conf file but each time I restart system it ...
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Upgraded nvidia driver, now when I boot my screen is black [duplicate]

I am a new user to ubuntu, I have the linux ubuntu 13.10 version on my dual boot computer. I booted up my ubuntu os this morning and logged in and the screen resolution was all big, so I thought it ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 boot to blank screen after upgrading nvidia graphic driver [duplicate]

I installed an Ubuntu 12.04 from CD, then upgraded the device driver for my nvidia FX 1800 from the "additional drivers" section at "system settings". After rebooting my desktop screen turns to blank ...
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Dell inspiron N51100 black screen after login

After a normal login screen in Ubuntu 13.10 I get a black screen with only my cursor. I tried to open in recovery mode to adjust the driver settings but that didn't work. I get an error that the ...
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Problem of the black screen before booting MY UBUNTU 12.10

I Have this problem from long time when i start my laptop or shutdown , i have always this black screen I don't know why ? someone can help my plz this is the screenshot of the black screen ...
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264 views

I have the black screen after installing ati control center

I am new to Ubuntu , and I tried to install the amd catalyst control center on Ubuntu 13.04 ,but after installing i can't do anything because it only shows me the black screen. What can I do? Please ...
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Screen with no usable configuration - Ubuntu 12.04

I am running Ubuntu 12.04 on my Dell XPS13 L322X (installed onto a flash drive). However, at boot time, the screen just turns off. I was able to access the Terminal through recovery mode though. I ...
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1answer
199 views

help! I get the wrong screen size after install the nvidia driver

My screen always flash when i right-click the gnome-terminal, so i wonder whether i haven't install the right drive. so i run the fallowing command: sudo add-apt-repository ...
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293 views

After a successful install, my screen blinks undefinetly

I have been here in the past to ask this same question, I've been having issues with it for months and months, and months now - any help would be GREATLY appreciated. Essentially when I install ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 Purple Screen - Installed ATI Driver

I'm using Ubuntu 13.04. Everything was working fine until i installed some drivers for my Radeon HD 5450. The way i installed those drivers was by going to Ubuntu Software Center and Installing ...
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171 views

How to change screen resolution on my 10 year old Compaq Presario 2500

I installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my old laptop as Windows XP was simply crawling. Ubuntu is a lot lot better..MANY THANKS! But my screen resolution/quality is not great. My display is RS200 ( RADEON ...
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Ocassional flickering screen

I have installed ubuntu on my Vaio VGN-Fe790G laptop which has a Intel® 945GM driver. The screen works fine, but whenever I open the launcher (with its transparent layer), or if I am in a game, I get ...
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Removing the Black Bar at the Top of the Screen [New Found!]

[New Found!] 1. When I set to others instead of 1440x900 (16:10) or 1280x800 (16:10) revolutions, the black bar must disappear. 2. When I set to 1440x900 revolution, the black bar must exist. ...
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resolved - Unable to run Live CD Ubuntu 13:04 on Acer Aspire M5 481T 6417. Is there any video driver incompatibility?

I made the purchase of this notebook with the thought of installing Ubuntu. However, it was not successful in my attempts. I've done searches on google and other forums that discuss Ubuntu. Found that ...
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Went from Win 7 to Unbuntu 12.04 installed fine now crashes

I did a complete overhaul of my box and got rid of winblows \0/ yay !! and the install went very smoothly. Was very impressed with the ease of the install and the ease of use with Ubuntu.... til now.. ...
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1answer
163 views

Blank screen at the beginning of the installation [duplicate]

I have been trying for some time now to get Ubuntu working on my computer with proprietary NVIDIA drivers, having tried and failed many times decided to take a go at Xubuntu. However I think I might ...
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1answer
709 views

Screen Resolution and ATI HD6850 Drivers Ubuntu 12.10

I am running dual monitors with an Sapphire HD6850 graphics card. My main monitor a 22" flat screen plugged in with a DVI port gets full 1680 x 1080 resolution. My second monitor is stuck at 1024 x ...
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Ubuntu starts in tty1 only - no screens detected - cant' startx

I just rebooted my laptop and I can't start the gui. I logged in in text mode and startx says no screens detected. I have tried to purge and install the nvidia driver, I have tried to reinstall ...
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1answer
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How to fix incorrect monitor detection?

I had various installations of Ubuntu, but I find that Ubuntu 10.10 and earlier supported my 17 inch Samsung CRT monitor(model Samtron 75E) while the latest versions (from 11.10 to 12.10) do not ...
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Desk Top Gone After Changing Driver

Ok, I am an Ubuntu complete newbie, and while I was trying to get to know my new system better, it seems that I changed the screen or the video driver to something wrong, and the desktop was gone, ...
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I just dual booted 12.10 into my asus g74sx installed nvidia drivers and now I cant see the dash and pretty much anything HELP!

I installed some nvidia drivers on my laptop and now I cant see anything. Not the menu bar, the dash, no window buttons, that is to say the x the minimize button or the maximize one. This is getting ...
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2k views

How to fix black screen whenever a game starts?

When I launch Minecraft, I log in, it updates, and then the screen turns black. When I launch Counter-Strike, it launches, shows the Valve screen, and then the screen turns black. I'm really pissed ...
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How do I fix this half screen problem?

I just installed 12.04, and my entire screen is being displayed entirely on the top half of my screen. The bottom half is always black or some technical garbage from the boot up. To interact with ...
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1answer
642 views

Monitor configured outside of supported operating frequencies

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. I have a LG CRT FLATRON E700SH model monitor, and whenever I log into Ubuntu I get a message saying: OUT OF FREQUENCY HF:92.7kHz VF:58.0 Hz OPERATING FREQUENCY ...
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How can I fix broken i915 drivers for Intel GPUs?

I've got troubles getting the i915 drivers to work correctly on my laptop (HP Pavilion DM4 2101ea). Specifically, the laptop screen goes black and stays black after the splash graphic when booting ...
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61 views

Just Installed 11.10 on a PC that had problems with 9 - First Run, Screens going black

Last time I had ubuntu on this PC the screen would go black every few seconds and stay black for a bit, that was running 9, now I've upgraded to 11.10 hoping that would fix the issue, but the issue ...
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How to setup widescreen resolutions? Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 3000

I have an IBM Thinkcentre with an 'Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 3000' but Ubuntu only shows 4:3 resolutions in the display settings. Is there an easy way to add support for widescreen ...
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1answer
179 views

Drivers to screen, audio, keyboard/mouse

I am new to ubuntu, and I am about to replace Windows 7 with Ubuntu 11.10. I know how to install the operating system from a CD. But when I have done that, do I need to install any drivers? for ...
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1answer
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Wide screen resolution in VirtualBox

I've installed Windows 7 in VirtualBox hosted by Ubuntu. After the installation in Windows 7 I can't see the resolution I need (wide screen). I have only the 4:3 (1024x768 etc.) How can I fix this? ...
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957 views

screen flickers after waking from blank screen

Every time I lock my screen and then unlock it again I get a really annoying screen flicker that stays until the next reboot. It's not like a graphic glitch it's like the screen is refreshing at a ...
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380 views

Green screen when using DisplayLink on a Toshiba L630 14C laptop [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to connect USB monitor? I've justed returned to my lovely Ubuntu after some years of non-linux OS. Anyhow, I have a Toshiba L630 14C Laptop, Ubuntu seemed to be ...
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Screen is going crazy after connecting to wi-fi network [closed]

I just installed Xubuntu as my primary and only OS. In my opinion, its not only Xubuntu, but all Ubuntu family. You see, before I installed Xubuntu, I had Ubuntu as Live CD to try it... it end up with ...
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Blurry vertical sections using fglrx with Radeon hd 6970

So I managed to get fglrx working by downloading the drivers from ATI because the ones from additional drivers boot to a black screen and the open source dont let me change resolution. My one issue is ...