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This most likely seems to be a graphics drivers related compatibility issue. You say that you have a new ASUS laptop ... ASUS ships with NVIDIA cards. As you didn't provide further details, I assume it came with GTX 900 series. For these new adapters it is recommended to use the latest official drivers. Boot from Ubuntu USB installation media you have ...


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There's only one way of knowing: Testing. Ubuntu uses the Linux kernel. Unlike Windows' NT kernel, Linux comes with most drivers built-in, so in 99% of the cases every piece of hardware will be "plug-and-play": you insert it, it works. No need to install anything. But sometimes you may have some trouble, specially with extremely new hardware, since Linux ...


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when you boot from USB and see grub press the E key. Add nouveau.modeset=0 to the end of the linuz line then press F10 to boot.


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Your wireless adapter is blocked. You can unblock it by running sudo tee /etc/modprobe.d/asus.conf <<< "options asus_nb_wmi wapf=4" Reboot after that. If that does not work try 1,2 or 3 instead of 4.


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Try to update to the 4.4 kernel version (for this you can follow the answer here). This solved the problems with the touchpad i had on my asus X555UA, but i still have problems with the internl mic and the jack.


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Like mentioned on comments, disabling Bluetooth and adding this blacklist dw_dmac blacklist dw_dmac_core to sudo gedit /etc/modprobe.d/blacklist.conf solved all the issues for me. I got this from this link http://forums.linuxmint.com/viewtopic.php?f=42&t=163126&start=20#p961212



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