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Some problems with Ubuntu (particularly Hardware Decoding)

I'm new here and I have no experience using Ubuntu. I have finally decided to install Ubuntu 14.04 on my Netbook. Acer Aspire One 725 CPU: AMD C-70 APU Dual-Core 1.33 GHz GPU: AMD Radeon HD 7290 ...
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Sapphire 7970 does not show up on lspci

I just put a new Sapphire 7970 graphics card into my rig, but it does not show up when I run lspci. Is there something I have to do to get it to show up or does that mean I don't have it installed ...
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Does Ubuntu 12.10 64 bit support the AMD Radeon HD 6790 video card?

Quick question: Does Ubuntu 12.10 or 12.04.1 64 bit support the AMD Radeon HD 6790 video card? I tried checking Ubuntu's hardware support wiki information but it hasn't been updated since July 2011 - ...
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Remove ATI video card and install Asus/Nvidia 210 silent

What is the correct procedure for removing an ATI HD2400Pro and installing an ASUS 210 silent? Ubuntu 12.04
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what are the Nvidia video card compatible with ubuntu 12.04 64bit

what are the Nvidia video card compatible with ubuntu 12.04 64bit? Could you provide the list of compatible Nvidia video cards with ubuntu 12.04 64bit
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Tearing intel HD 3000 with Ubuntu 11.10 (AMD 64)

Good evening, I have a problem to eliminate the annoying "tearing" of my current video card intel HD 3000 (Sandy Bridge CPU). Installing Ubuntu 10.11 (AMD64) the bug is now known (but does not seem ...
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How to check what kind of video card is mine?

Is there any command line or program in Ubuntu 9.04 to discover which is my video card?
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PS3 Eyetoy video camera not working in Skype [closed]

As it says, tested the Eyetoy with windows (on laptop) works fine tested with Cheese, works fine tested with Empathy, talkiong to MSN Messenger, also fine!! Skype? GRRR Black screen... Has ...
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Smooth fullscreen 1080p playback

My computer has a PCI Express x16 socket on the motherboard. What is the minimum graphics card I need to get smooth fullscreen 1080p playback?
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How do I import/convert VHS videos to DVD?

Can somebody recommend me hardware and software to import VHS Videos to DVD's?
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3D graphics don't work with Sis Mirage graphics chip

I wanted to test Ubuntu 11.04 on my fujitsu siemens esprimo mobile v5535 laptop but on first boot i get the message: "Sorry, you don't have 3d support, install it for your graphic hardware to get ...
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How to put videos on a Sony Walkman NWZ-S545?

So I have heard that it needs to be resized and be a different file type I think. How can I do this in Ubuntu? Thanks!
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What is the current status of the performance of nVidia vs ATI video cards?

Which is probably better for a new machine running Ubuntu?
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How to set up good video support on radeon 3850

So, I've got radeon 3850 agp card. It seems that all videos and graphics are handled by CPU, according to cpu usage. All effects are enabled and working(like compiz), but videos and 3d are extremely ...
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Is it possible to import DV video using Firewire?

I know there are several video editing programs: PiTiVi, Openshot, etc However I am unsure if I can transfer video footage from a DV tape to my computer. In other operating systems (with the correct ...