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Specific function keys not working

My Toshiba C800 laptop (12.04 LTS desktop) has special function keys as follows: fn + : F2 -> BRIGHTNESS DOWN F3 -> BRIGHTNESS UP F4 -> DISPLAY SELECT F5 -> TOUCH PAD on/off F6 -> PREVIOUS ...
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Toshiba Laptop keyboard and mouse intermittently stop working

Hey I've done quite a bit of googling and can't find the solution to my problem. I've also been away from Linux for over a year so if I need to provide my information I apologize. However I've ...
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Modifying brightness control shortcut key bindings

I have a Toshiba Satellite R830 laptop with Ubuntu 13.04.1 64 bit. The Fn + F6 and Fn + F7 buttons adjust brightness until I put my laptop on sleep. On wakeup they don't work any longer. On Ubuntu ...
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Touchpad not working with Toshiba Satellite Ubuntu 13.04

I can't seem to get my touchpad on a toshiba satellite laptop working. It used to work but for some reason it stopped at some point. I have no idea how long it hasn't been working because I used a ...
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Should Ubuntu's battery icon warn me that my battery is on its way out?

I'm using Ubuntu 13.04 on an older Toshiba Satellite and for a while now, the battery has done nothing but drain. I knew when I got the laptop that the battery would need to be replaced within short ...
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Toshiba Satellite C855-S5343 - Wireless Randomly Drops

I'm having an issue that seems to be pretty common both on here, and the Ubuntu Forums. Sadly, I couldn't find any solutions that corresponded to my particular laptop model. The issue is simply: the ...
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Xorg intermittently restarts after suspend

I have Ubuntu 12.04 on a Toshiba laptop. About one out of every three times, when waking from suspend, it wakes up normally and works for anywhere from 10-45 seconds, then the screen goes black, then ...
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During installation of Ubuntu 12.04.3 on 2 year-old Toshiba Satellite, graphics fails

I recently upgraded to an SSD on a 2-year old Toshiba Satellite laptop. On this laptop, I had previously installed 12.04 LTS, and it installed like a charm. I had tried other Linux flavors, but came ...
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[solved - Kinda]Re-enabling touchpad after disabling it with xinput?

So I booted into windows and re-enabled it. However, this method will not work for someone without a windows partition like I have, The only other similar topic was asked in march 27 and was left ...
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Ubuntu on Toshiba Satellite Pro L50 (i7-3630QM)

I'm considering the Toshiba Satellite Pro L50 (PSKG9A-009001 -- i7-3630QM) for a Ubuntu install and am wondering if anyone is aware of any issues (and solutions to same) with running Ubuntu on this ...
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Webcam not detected in Google hangots

How can I get my Logitech C110 to work with Google Hangouts in 13.04 on my Toshiba laptop? Integrated webcam works. Logitech C110 does not turn on. Have cheese installed Logitech C110 tests fine, but ...
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Keyboard Not Working Toshiba Satellite L755D - S7223

He everyone, I'd like to install ubuntu 12.10 LTE on my Toshiba Satellite L755D - S7223 but the main issue I am running into is that my keyboard does not work. Everything else seems to be working ...
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Toshiba Satellite C50 - GUI not working at all on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I bought a new laptop Toshiba Satellite C50-A-1JQ and I'm unable to run any GUI under Ubuntu 12.04 LTS or 13.04 (the same happens for booting from LiveUSB and for an installed system). After booting ...
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My sound card is no recognized

I just installed ubuntu on my new laptop(toshiba c55-a-1px) and it works fine, the problem is that my head phones doesn't work. After a bit of reserarching I found out that my sound card is not ...
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Changing Brightness Xubuntu [13.10]

I cannot change the screen brightness on Xubuntu 13.10. I am running a Toshiba Satellite Laptop, using the proprietary fglrx AMD drivers, and have tried the acpi_vender etc. kernel parameters (do not ...
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HOWTOFIX: Invalid ROM contents

I bought a laptop "Toshiba satellite C55-A-1F5", which had installed win8.1 and I want to switch it to Ubuntu. After the installation of Ubuntu 13.10 and the first reboot, it was seemed like BIOS ...
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Various troubles with Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Toshiba Satellite)

I installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on my Toshiba Satellite C660D-1FV a few days ago. Although the OS is updated, I'm experiencing some problems like: When 2 or more applications are simultaneously ...
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bluetooth drivers for toshiba 13.10

where can I download blue tooth driver for my Toshiba s50 series laptop I tried installing from Toshiba website using wine did not work out!!
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unsupported graphic for installation on Toshiba U50D

I have a Toshiba satellite U50D laptop (A6-5200 with Radeon 8400 graphic). When I try to install Ubuntu (12.04 LTS or 13.10) via USB, it goes to the text mode and not into the graphic mode for ...
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Wireless missing in Toshiba Satellite C55D-A5362 - Ubuntu 12.10

I recently install Ubuntu 12.10 (Gnome Ubuntu, to be exact) on my Toshiba Satellite C55D-A5362. The problem is that I can not seem to get the wireless adapter to work. When I check Network Setting, ...
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Changing volume skips audio

I have a Satelllite L75D-A7280, and while audio works for the most part, when I change volume either with a physical button or through the software audio control, the sound will skip, and for some ...
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Toshiba S75 Low Res Graphics and partial solution

I wiped Win8 off of new laptop. Installed 12.04LTS. After modifying grub2 the computer boots just fine...except, it is in low graphics mode without 'red' & 'yellow' colors. However, if I boot with ...
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is ubuntu 12.04LTS comapatible with toshiba L50-a-138

I just bought Toshiba L50-A-138. Thing I wont to know is weather Ubuntu compatible with it ? Will all drivers work fine, especially VGA (cuda and optimus technology) ? Here is the link to ...
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Fixing DSDT Tables for Satellite A200 2BH

Ubuntu 12.04 here, trying to follow this tutorial (in French, sorry about it but the code should speak for itself) to get sensors to work on a Satellite A200 2BH. First of all, I can't sudo cat ...
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Some Fn keys completely messed up in Toshiba Satellite L845

The brightness +/- fn key and the one for changing to an external monitor are messed up. If I try to press any the system will suspend for 3 seconds and then return asking my password to unlock the ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 Bluetooth won't work after update (Toshiba L845)

I've installed Ubuntu 13.04 in my Toshiba Satellite L845 and I installed blueman to get the bluetooth working. After updating to Ubuntu 13.10 I can't see my phone with either blueman or the default ...
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How can I enable brightness hot-keys on Ubuntu 13.10 running on a Toshiba L850?

How can I enable brightness hot-keys on Ubuntu 13.10 running on a Toshiba L850? I see threads mentioning that you add a line to menu.lst and a few others about different packages but none seem to ...
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Magic SysRq not working on Toshiba Satellite C660

The SysRq key on my Toshiba Satellite C660 is assigned to Fn+Home. When I'm invoking Alt+Fn+SysRq+Magic SysRq key, it doesn't do anything. What do I have to press instead? Raring x64
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On my Toshiba Satellite series A660 everytime I try to boot up Ubuntu from a flashdrive the screen freezes and will not work

On my Toshiba Satellite series A660 every time I try to boot up Ubuntu from a flash drive the screen freezes and will not work. Also there is no option to boot up on a USB. I know the flash drive ...
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how can i have sound on my laptop toshiba l35

i just installed the latest version of ubuntu on my toshiba satellite L35 but i found out theres no sound coming out, i search on internet about this issue and it didnt work, ubuntu knows theres a ...
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Headphones don't work: 13.04 - Toshiba Satellite P205 s8811: Realtek ALC268

Headphones don't work: Just installed 13.04 on my Toshiba Satellite P205 s8811. External speakers work. Audio card by Realtek ALC268 and I have tried: alsamixer but made absolutely no difference & ...
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Toshiba Satellite P300 touchpad not working on ubuntu 13.04

According to xinput, it is detected by Ubuntu but it doesn't work. I currently use a mouse instead. I use dual booting on this laptop and the touchpad works in windows, eliminating the possibility of ...
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Toshiba Satellite205-WIFI not working after 13.04 install

I've installed 13.04 and can't get WIFI to work on my Toshiba SatelliteP205. I've tried checking 'Enable Wi-fi' 'Enable Networking', I can see my network from the drop down menu I just can't figure ...
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DVD drive on Toshiba laptop doesn't work on 13.04

I have a Toshiba Satellite laptop (A215-S5829) I previously had 12.10 installed and the DVD drive worked fine, but now that I have 13.04 when I insert a DVD, it doesn't auto-mount or otherwise ...
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How can I fix RecordMyDesktop issue where is does not “record my desktop”

I've got an odd problem with RecordMyDesktop where it will record sound (both from the computer itself and my microphone) but will not "record my desktop". All I get in the videos is my mouse pointer ...
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L75D-A7280 Xmodmap & xev

Many of my special keys don't work. Some keys don't register with xev. Does an Xmodmap exist for a Toshiba Satellite L75D-A7280? If not, is there a close alternative? If not, how can I get some ...
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Wireless not detected on Toshiba Satellite on 12.04 LTS

I have installed Ubuntu 12.04 on a brand new Toshiba Satellite C850-1GL. Everything seems fine except that it doesn't pick up my wireless router. lspci shows no wireless card but I know it's there ...
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Ubuntu on Toshiba U920T/023?

all Thinking of getting Toshiba Satellite U920T/023. This is a tablet with sliding keyboard and is bundled with horrible Windows 8. Did anyone try to install Ubuntu on it and get it to work as ...
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Toshiba Satellite C855D 13N wireless card driver

has anyone found an issue with this wifi card? I think it is 8723ae on this laptop. Ubuntu 13.04 does not seem to have a driver for it
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Toshiba Clickpad not working

I recently bought a Toshiba P870-335. I installed Ubuntu 13.04 (dualcore with Windows) on a Toshiba P870-335. First the touchpad did work in Ubuntu and in Windows. But after a month or so it didn't ...
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Unable to use function keys for screen brightness

I'm on Toshiba Satellite L830-135 with AMD Radeon 7550M. Using Ubuntu 13.04 64-bit fresh install. I know there are many similar questions. I've tried almost everything, many variations of the ...
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toshiba satellite l300 drivers

I'm running 12.04 on a Toshiba Satellite l300 (i don't know if it's pro or not but it's got a 250 gig hard drive) And I'm unable to figure out how to get my graphics card working, I've been trying for ...
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keyboard and touchpad mouse on toshiba satellite not working

I'm using a toshiba satellite. Touchpad mouse and keyboard are unresponsive. USB keyboard and mouse work well, except in gnu grub screen (haven't figured out how to load windows 7). I tried ...
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Sound doesn't work on Toshiba Satellite P100-275

I just installed Lubuntu 13.04 on my Toshuba Satellite P100-275. Everything works well, except the sound. I just don't hear any sound while the volume is all the way up. In Windows XP the sound works. ...
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Ubuntu Wireless not working on Toshiba Satellite C855

I have just installed ubuntu 12.10. After downloading third party applications, I am now being told that ,my wifi is not being detected but can still connect through wire. It's not blocked.I have ...
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Can't change brightness on Toshiba Satellite l745

I'm new to Ubuntu. The problem I have is that I can't change the brightness of my Toshiba l745 laptop. I've tried the brightness setting but nothing happens. I've also read other forums but none of ...
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FN key on Toshiba Satellite L750D only works after suspend

I have a small issue with Ubuntu 12.04 64bit on my Toshiba Satellite L750D where the "FN" key only work after I suspend the machine then wake it up. This is required so I can change the screen ...
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Restart of new 12.04.2 installation in Toshiba Satellite goes to black screen after login

Just installed Ubuntu 12.04.2 and restart goes to black screen after login. The laptop is a Toshiba Satellite with Celeron processor. Rebooted several times and still no success!
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New Ubuntu 12.04 - briefly see wireless connections then they vanish?

I am running Ubuntu 12.04 on a Toshiba L450 and I am unable to get wireless connection. On booting I quickly saw the wireless connection for the house come up under the wireless icon and then it ...
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I can't connect to wireless on my Toshiba Satellite laptop

I successfully installed Ubuntu 12.04 lts on my laptop yesterday, but couldn't connect to my home wireless network. It's not encrypted, everything is turned on and works properly in windows 7, ...