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Installed 13.04 clean on a machine that used to run 12.10. No longer boots

64-bit. I was doing fine with 12.10 but I read that 13.04 took care of a few of the more sluggish aspects of 12.10 so I decided to upgrade. The installation package seemed significantly less smooth ...
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12.04 won't recognize ethernet connection on my Toshiba Satellite

Like the title says, I have just installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my Toshiba Satellite P875-S7200 and I can connect to the internet via wifi but my computer doesn't seem to recognize when I plug in a wired ...
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Realtek rtl8192ce wireless slow intermittent access

I am a noob to linux and could use some help. After much searching and reading I have been able to connect my Toshiba C665-S5177 to the internet. To do so I had to install the Realtek drivers for ...
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Dual-booting Ubuntu with un-activated version of Windows XP?

My sister wants to install Ubuntu on her Toshiba Satellite, which is a few years old. Problem is, her copy of Windows XP is not activated, and whenever she tries to activate it, she is told by that ...
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Toshiba Satellite L745-S4110 brightness keys not working

My brightness keys don't work on Ubuntu 12.10. It's weird because they only worked 1 time, and I was like "I guess it fixed itself," but it hasn't worked since then.. I get this from in syslog: Dec ...
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Wired connection doesn't work in Quantal - Toshiba c850

It has Realtek Wireless RTL8723AE card and Atheros AR8162 Fast Ethernet [1969:1090] I was able to get the wireless working from Wireless card Realtek RTL8723AE-BT is not recognized but cannot get the ...
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I can't boot from USB: Error setting up gfxboot

I have a Toshiba NB305 netbook, so if I want to install Ubuntu I have to do it by an USB. I download the ISO from the official webside and burnt it to the USB and when I try to install the system I ...
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Brightness works with Function (FN) Keys in Lubuntu 12.10 but not Ubuntu 12.10

I have a Toshiba Portege R930 laptop and installed Lubuntu 12.10 through Wubi and then installed the Ubuntu-Desktop package afterwards. When in Lubuntu, pressing FN+F6 and FN+F7 lowers and increases ...
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Toshiba USB drive doesnt mount on 14.04 - metal clicking noises - fine on Windows

I have a Toshiba 2T hard drive that makes clicking noises rather than mounts. Also have a Nikon Colorplex that doesn't mount. 14.04 is up to date. Here is the dmesg tail for the hard drive. [ ...
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Install Ubuntu 14 onto Portable Hard Drive?

My system: OS: Windows 8.1 Brand: Toshiba Satellite P55t-A RAM: 8Gb CPU:2.30 Ghz HHD: 618Gb Free Space Portable HD: 2TB Free Space Toshiba Canvio Hard Drive. Is it possible to install Ubuntu 14 on ...
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“Internal Error” when connecting to wifi - Ubuntu 13.10

I just installed Ubuntu 13.10 on a Toshiba Satellite C850 laptop, ethernet works fine but I can't connect via wifi, I get an "Internal Error" message; what could be wrong? And how can I fix this? ...
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Can i install Ubuntu on a the toshiba c55ta Touch screen?

Can i install Ubuntu on a the Toshiba c55ta Touch screen? If yes should i install 12.04 or 13.10? it has win 8 64bit and runs fine
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Toshiba C55D Touchscreen..

Getting a new Toshiba C55D Touchscreen Laptop next week and want to run strictly Ubuntu and Firefox. Want to rip every scrap of Microsoft off of it (it comes pre-loaded). I'm a neophyte to Ubuntu ...
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Weird picture Distortions

For some reason even after I updated the graphic drivers. I still get this weird picture on every video or moving advertisement. It's a purple-green pixel texture that's almost impossible to ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 LTS - Toshiba touchpad not working

I have a Toshiba Satellite T130-10G laptop and I can't get my touchpad to work in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (I have tried also 12.10 and did not work either). In the same laptop I have Windows 7 installed and ...
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Wireless is Connected but No access to Internet 12.10

I got my wireless to work finally after initial issues. Now I have moved locations, I can't get Internet access. Wireless is still connected but that is all. I am not tech savy nor Ubuntu-savy so help ...
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Toshiba satellite L500 no Wifi anymore!

I have a Toshiba Satellite L500 with Ubuntu 12.04 and its wifi suddenly stopped working!! I've never seen like that before.. I tried also using external USB wifis but no success. I am not able to turn ...
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Dual boot fails after updating Ubuntu 14.04 on a dual boot machine with windows 8 on Toshiba Machine

Last year i purchased a Toshiba machine with Windows 8 preinstalled. After hard time, i managed to have dual boot on both OS. But accidentally, i updated Ubuntu and now i can not get the dual boot ...
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Toshiba Tecra A8 display resizes to 4:3 when an External display is used

I am very new to this so please excuse me if the solution is simple. I am running an old Toshiba Tecra A8 laptop and the screen is fine until I attach an external monitor via VGA then the laptops ...
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Toshiba resume automatically after suspending in Ubuntu 14.04

I have a Toshiba L845 and i when i suspend ubuntu it wake up 2 seconds later. Here you are some info. cat /proc/cmdline BOOT_IMAGE=/boot/vmlinuz-3.13.0-29-generic.efi.signed ...
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TOSHIBA Satellite U400 kernel 3.10 3.11 3.12 cpu fan

After switching to any kernel above 3.9.11 my cpu cooler acts like cpu was overheating, it spins all the time trying to cool down processor even if it's below 50 Celcius. I don't think it's the distro ...
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Canon LBP5360 printing multiple pages

I have Ubuntu 12.04 running on a Toshiba Satellite Pro L870X. I am trying to print to a Canon LPBP5360 network printer using CUPS. Up until recently this was working fine. Now (over the past 2 or 3 ...
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Toshiba C855D Satellite - Update Problem

I've installed ubuntu in my laptop, dualbooting with backtrack, i try to update this ubuntu, but even i did it, my laptop got hang and lag, i wait until done, but just showing that that update was not ...
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Toshiba C855D-S5302 Wifi issue. Wifi constantly dropping

I have installed 12.10 64 bit on my new Toshiba and I'm finding that the Wifi is constantly dropping. I did manage to install the drivers from Realtek's site but I'm having a problem where the ...
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My USB is blank on boot screen

So I just got a new Toshiba Satellite, running windows 8. I made sure to use the universal USB maker, (Forgot the name but it was the one recommended) And it seems to be fine.... It has all the files ...
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Toshiba c850 wireless driver not installing in 12.10

I was using 12.04 and wireless card installed well working too. But when i upgraded to 12.10 wireless driver not working. http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2040656 I tried the above one but ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS won't install on my old Toshiba Satellite M30-404!

I'm trying to install ubuntu on my old Toshiba (10+), but it won't boot from a CD or from a removable disk. I've also changed the boot order in BIOS...nothing!. I've also tried WUBI, but when Wubi ...
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Problems with USB ports

I've recently installed Xubuntu 14.04 LTS on my Toshiba C55 (it has 3 usb ports, 1 USB2 on the left side and 1 USB2 and 1 USB3 on the right side). My mouse is connected on the right. The problem is ...
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Wifi problems with 12.04 on Toshiba Chromebook

Just installed Ubuntu 12.04 via Crouton on a Toshiba Chromebook CB35-A3120. When I clicked on Network the response was "The system network services are not compatible with this version. What I have ...
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How to enable Hibernation in Toshiba Tecra-A7

I'd like to know how to enable hibernate in Toshiba Tecra-A7 laptop running Ubuntu 12.04? Or does not it support hibernate?
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How to add the Toshiba e-STUDIO 211 MFP to Ubuntu 13.10

My Toshiba e-STUDIO 211 MFP is plugged in by USB, but it cannot be automatically recognized by the system. And it is neither in the list of supported printers of the OpenPrinting Group nor in the ...
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Toshiba P50 AX3111 series laptop webcam not responding on ubuntu 13.04

I am running ubuntu 13.04 on vmware platform. The webcam is not being detected. Tried taking pics from cheese photobooth. Only a black screen appears. Please help
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How to get drivers for Toshiba Satellite L50 A using Ubuntu

UPDATE: So i figured it out and now have wifi working perfectly! In case anyone else has this problem i'll leave the links that helped me: http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2187780 Wireless not ...
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Toshiba eStudio 167 will not print

Ubuntu 12 and 13.04, I can easily find and install my network printer Toshiba estudio 167 and even print a test page. But when trying to print something else it says no response from printer, as if it ...
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toshiba laptop screen

I have a toshiba laptop and the screen is broke the computer boots so I tried to connect it to the port on my viore tv but it keeps saying out of range I can't use the laptop to fix the resolution ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 Wireless won't stay on

I'm very new to Ubuntu and I am having a problem. My WIFI for some reason keeps disconnecting and then cannot reconnect unless I shutdown or suspend. Then it stays for a bit and it's gone again. I'm ...
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Toshiba Satellite l755 wireless internet drops

I know this question has been asked many times but I can't find a proper answer. I recently changed to Ubuntu 12.04 LTS which is amazing so far, but my only gripe about this so far is the internet ...
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computer stalls when wireless activated

I have an old, slow laptop that runs XP and am trying to salvage it with Linux. I'm using the ubuntu 13.04 disk that came with Linux Starter Kit, running it as a live disk on my Toshiba Satellite ...
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No Internet, Brightness Controls, Battery Stats Toshiba Satellite on Linux 13.10

I have a Toshiba Satellite T135 and I installed Ubuntu 3.10 on to it. It installed just fine and everything is great, except that it seems most of the hardware built into the laptop doesn't work ...
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Ubunutu installation on Toshiba Satellite E205?

I am trying to install Ubuntu in my toshiba satellite E-205 laptop? It is giving me error of target/something something. When I try to skip, try again or abort it wont let the installation happen. ...
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Microphone Jack Not Working on Toshiba Satelite C55

I am using a Toshiba c55 PC. I am having Ubuntu 13.10 on it. When I plug my guitar normally into the microphone input, Screeching sound comes. How can I fix this issue ? Does it needs a driver ?
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Screen brightness control doesn't work after update

I just installed Xubuntu 12.04 on my Toshiba Satellite laptop. Out of the box, everything worked fine. I could change the screen brightness with the fn keys, and it changed automatically when ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 64b Toshiba fan problems

Problems with the operation of the coolers on Toshiba Satellite A305-S6905 . Not turn on even with high temp (+/- 70 °C) or stay working without stop even with low temp. Ubuntu 12.04 LTS 64-bits. ...
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Ubuntu Freezes on third or fifth dot when preparing to load for the first time

I have a toshiba a105-s2236 that I down-graded from Vista to xp and couldn't find a wireless driver for it. I heard about Ubuntu and thought maybe id give it a try. I installed it and went to load ...
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How to overpass boot device selection?

I use Toshiba Portege R500 Notebook and Ubuntu 13.04. When I start my notebook my machine shows display on screen as name of company, Intel logo and Devices to select which device to boot such as ...
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Toshiba satellite L655 notebook overheated ubuntu 13.04-64 bit

I have a toshiba l655 with intel core i3 and ati mobility radeon 4500 series, 3gb ram. Recently i have replaced my windows 8 with Ubuntu 13.04 64bit. But after some days of use, i am having ...
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Can't install “cedar trail drm driver in DKMS format” on Ubuntu 12.04

Ubuntu 12.04 32bit ... Toshiba NB520 *side-note, this computer is so slow even with a 2gbram; far better than my emachine and neo laptop. I think this is the answer: driver. /var/log/jockey.log ...
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Install network printer Toshiba e-studio 256 SE MonoColor?

Thank you for reading this topic, i do need help to setup a network printer. First, i can't find it in the list of available drivers, and even when i select an other one and configure my departement ...
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Notebook screen doesn't shut down correctly

I set the notebook screen to shut down after 10 minutes of inactivity (in system settings) but the screen doesn't shut down, it goes black like if it was displaying a black a black page but isn't ...
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how can i get ubuntu to recognize my external hardrive

I have an toshiba cavio external harddrive and i cant get ubuntu to recognize it. I have searched online and other places and still i find no answer. The disk manager recognized it but its not ...