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Cannot adjust brightness after sleep

I have a Toshiba Satellite R830 laptop with Ubuntu 12.04.1 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. Is there a ...
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Wireless not working on Toshiba Satellite C55-A5281

The wireless doesn't work on my Toshiba Satellite C55-A5281. The device originally came with Windows 8, but I removed it snd installed Ubuntu. Wireless does not work "out of the box" and there are no ...
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Backlight does not work on Toshiba portege and LTS 12.04 [closed]

I have a Toshiba portege. Since some time I try to enable the backlit function but without success. I found several posts that should solve it, for example: Backlight Issue but it didn't work for me ...
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Install Toshiba e-studio 455 on 12.10

I am using Ubuntu 12.10. I want to install network printer Toshiba e-Studio 455, but in Driver database there are only entries for 450, 450s, 451c, 452 and 453. When I used driver for 450 and tried ...
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Old Toshiba shuts down while running make

I just installed ubuntu 12.04 on my old Toshiba Satellite A75, completely replacing Windows XP. The good news is that ubuntu changed this laptop from a doorstop to a nice machine for software ...
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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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Ubuntu 12.04 Wifi/Brightness Fn Keys don't work

I have scoured the Internet trying to find a solution to my problem. I have a Toshiba L755D-S5171 and like many people the Fn key works to a very small extent. The Fn+3/4 works to vol-down/up ...
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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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Synaptics Touchpad not working after a fresh install of 12.04.2 on a Toshiba P850 [closed]

I have read all related posts I can find but none of them offer a solution. The touch-pad is detected but does not work. It works in Windows 8 (machine is dual boot) $ egrep -i touchpad syslog May ...
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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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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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Which ICC Profile should I use for my notebook screen (Toshiba Tecra)?

I have a dual monitor setup on my Ubuntu 12.04 LTS: the primary screen of my notebook Toshiba Tecra R850-11D my external monitor Samsung SyncMaster P2470HD The external monitor has a much better ...
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No battery indications!

I have recently installed Unbutu 13.04 on to a Toshiba Satellite. However I have no indications of the battery level in the top menu or anywhere. I have reinstalled the battery indicator through the ...
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Can't adjust the brightness on a Toshiba C665 laptop

I had installed Ubuntu 12.04 i my Toshiba Laptop Satellite C665-I5011 In this I am not able to change the LCD brightness. When i press Fn+F6 or Fn+F7 the brightness bar is changing but the LCD ...
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Ubuntu refuses to load after a successful installation

I installed 14.04 with default settings and when I turn off the laptop and turn it back on, Ubuntu refuses to boot up, instead asks me to insert a Boot Device. Here's the paste text from the boot ...
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I cannot get wifi with my toshiba satellite c55-a

I am very new to computing and I wanted to use linux and figured Ubuntu is a good place to start learning. On installation I was able to see the option in my network manager that would give an ...
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Wifi not working on Toshiba Satillite s55 with ubuntu 13.04

I'm new to ubuntu and I'm in trouble. I just installed ubuntu 13.04 on my Toshiba Satillite s55-a5276 and the wifi is not working, it's not giving me an option to search to wifi connection. I have ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 and 13.04 installs fail if Secure Boot (UEFI) is enabled on Toshiba Tecra R950

Just bought a Toshiba Tecra R950 laptop, which comes with Secure Boot enabled by default, and Win8 preinstalled. I wrote an Ubuntu 12.04 amd64 iso on an USB using Linux Live Usb Creator - LiLi (I use ...
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No WIFI or LAN on Ubuntu 12.04 or 12.10 Live CD/USB using Toshiba qosmio x870

I recently had issues with secure boot and couldn't boot the Live CD/USB but after disabling secure boot, I was able to 'TRY UBUNTU'. My currently problem is that I can't access WIFI or LAN from ...
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wifi on toshiba laptop with rtl8192ce driver

I am wondering if there is a standard fix that works for the wifi in trusty tahr. I have a toshiba satellite L755 with the realtek rtl8188ce wireless adapter. I installed 14.04 three weeks ago and ...
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High IOWait and Slow “Timing cached reads”

I'm having high IOWait and and generally slow disk speed.(on 7200 RPM TOSHIBA MK5061GSYN Hard Drive) My disk usage is %100 on Windows 8 too, so I don't think this is Linux related. I know I have 182 ...
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Speakers and headphones play no sound on Toshiba Satellite

I just bought a second hand Toshiba Satellite S50-D and installed Ubuntu 14.04. Everything seems to be in working order, except my sound does not work. The speakers seem to be recognised in the sound ...
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Ubuntu won't run on Toshiba NB550D

I get a message about manually having to configure video or running at lo resolution, but I'm not able to get to the desktop, even at lo resolution... Messages: "Your screen, graphics card, and input ...
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Mouse cursor drift problems 14.04 ubuntu [closed]

I am posting a question to learn if anyone is having similar cursor (mouse cursor) drift problems. I have seen where this can be a problem with Dell laptops and such but I have a Toshiba Tecra m5. I ...
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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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Nautilus freezes with increasing amount of files in hard drive [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What should I do when Ubuntu freezes? Fresh installation of Ubuntu 12.10 was working very fine. But after storing files in hard drive, Nautilus freezes all the time and ...
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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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AMD E1-1200 Slow?

I recently installed Ubuntu 12.04 32bit with Gnome 3 on a Toshiba 850D-104 for a friend of mine. This friend only surfs the web, checks for emails and plays online flash games a lot I was chocked to ...
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Can I install Ubuntu 12.10 in a Toshiba Satellite C645D?

I am wondering if my drivers will work. I really need my webcam but I don't know if it will be okay. Can someone help me? Sorry if it's a silly question.
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Can't find the wireless network on toshiba satellite?

I bought new Toshiba satellite C870-10L and just installed Ubuntu 12.04. However, I can't find any wireless connection. I have following hardware for networking: Integrated Ethernet 10/100 Ethernet ...
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Toshiba printers compatible with Ubuntu? [closed]

Are Toshiba printers generally compatible with Ubuntu?
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No wifi Ubuntu 12.04 Toshiba satellite P775-S7100

Does anyone know how to get WiFi working on my Toshiba satellite P775-S7100? My Ethernet works fine, just no WiFi, which works fine on my windows partition.
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Is possible install ubuntu 13.04 on toshiba m40?

When I tried to install Ubuntu 12.10 but it was terribly slow. I love Ubuntu but I need to know if the computer can support the OS or not.
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realtek wireless not functioning on Toshiba after installing 12.04

so like many users with a realtek wireless driver I've been having problems getting my wireless to work I'm on a Toshiba Satellite C875 My wifi adapter is RTL8188CE 802.11b/g/n and my kernal is ...
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Cannot Connect Wirelessly on Toshiba Satellite C855 with 12.04

I am running Ubuntu 12.04 on my Toshiba Satellite C855 and cannot connect to any wireless networks. When I run lspci in Terminal, it shows: 00:00.0 Host bridge: Intel Corporation Ivy Bridge DRAM ...
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Newly installed Ubuntu on laptop, Wireless will not fuction

I am working on a new Toshiba Satellite c855d, and this morning it had windows 7 on it. Wireless was working. When I booted Ubuntu, wireless was once again working. I install 12.04 onto it, and now ...
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Can't change brightness on Toshiba l755 laptop

I have a Toshiba l755 laptop, and I installed 12.04 64bit on it. The default brightness of the laptop is set to maximum value, and I can't change it. If I go to Configuration → Brightness, the ...
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Brightness control works only in Ubuntu, doesn't in Xubuntu/Lubuntu/Kubuntu/Mint (Toshiba Satellite L30)

All tested OS were in latest versions (12.04.1 and Mint 13 Mate&XFCE). Already tried xfce panel aplet for screen brightness, acpi_backlight=vendor argument in GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DEFAULT and ...
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Wireless is disabled by hardware switch(wubi) on a Toshiba Tecra S1

I'm using toshiba tecra s1 and it has a problem in ubuntu 12.04 I installed ubuntu with wubi but it says wireless is disabled by hardware switch and I tried to off airplane mode and #rfkill unblock ...
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Kernel problem on TOSHIBA

I have a SAMSUNG with following specs Intel® Core™ i5-3210M CPU @ 2.50GHz × 4 Intel® Ivybridge Mobile 8 GB internal memory Ubuntu 14.04 64 bit Since quite some time now, my list of kernels ...
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Why my USB 3.0 external hard drive shutdowns after five minutes?

I'm having a big headache with a Toshiba Canvio Basics 3.0 external hard drive (code HDTB110XK3BA). After formatted to ext4 filesystem with mkfs, the drive shutdowns itself about five minutes after ...
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Toshiba Satellite L50-B-281 compatible with Ubuntu? [on hold]

I intend to buy this laptop and I wonder if Ubuntu will work on it without any problems?
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Brighness controls on Toshiba Tecra

The brightness controls do not have any visible effect on my Toshiba Tecra W50. I tried every combination of acpi_brightness=vendor and acpi_osi=Linux to no avail. How can I change my screen's ...
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Will UBUNTU run on any of: HP Omnibook 3000CTX, 400CT, Toshiba 410CDT, 500CDT, please? [duplicate]

Will UBUNTU run on any of: HP Omnibook 3000CTX, 4000CT, Toshiba 410CDT, 500CDT, please ? If yes, which version to use.. If no run, does any other GNU/Linux work on any machine that I've listed ?
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Cannot work with external disk in any way

I'm in trouble with an external USB3.0 Toshiba 3TB Canvio Desk. First of all, it didn't mount neither Windows or Ubuntu, so I tried to partition it and format. The first thing I see is that ...
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Enable Touchpad configuration in ubuntu 14.04 Toshiba Tecra Z40

I just acquired a Toshiba Tecra Z40, it detects the touchpad as a PS2 Mouse generic. I would like to disable clicking by tap and enable two finger scroll. Could you give me any clues? Thanks in ...