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Ubuntu 14.04/15.04 & Skylake I5 6600k / Intel HD 530, graphic issues [duplicate]

I bought a new computer, Skylake's I5 6600k CPU and an intergrated INtel HD 530 GPU. I tried running Ubuntu 14.04 and/or Ubuntu 15.04, but I am having too many graphic issues: Mouse cursor will ...
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Skylake integrated graphics on Ubuntu - Help! [duplicate]

I've searched everywhere for hours and can't find the solution. Using Skylake i5-6500 with Asus 7170 motherboard, Ubuntu 15.04. I have been unable to get the intel graphics working, even by editing ...
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Dell new xps 15 (Skylake) support? [duplicate]

Has anyone installed 15.10 on a new Skylake dell xps 15? Any bugs or compatibility issues? Thanks!
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Kernel errors and more when trying to boot from “Bootable USB” [duplicate]

I've been trying to install Ubuntu on my Dell XPS 15 9560. But on boot I'm getting kernel errors and more when trying too boot from the installation USB. I will link a picture for better understanding....
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Please recommend a version of Ubuntu or other linux which can run on the 6th generation intel i5 core [duplicate]

Just set up a new desktop with the 6th generation intel i5 core (6500) processor, 16GB RAM, and use the on-chip GPU for display. I tried to run Ubuntu 14.04 TLS 64bit version without installation, but ...
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Cannot install/boot Ubuntu, but Kali works fine [duplicate]

so i REALLY REALLY want to switch to Linux, because i have been scripting in bash, have had my server for ages already and Windows is just terrible. But i cant seem to boot into (let alone install) ...
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My computer boots to a black screen, what options do I have to fix it?

I am trying to boot Ubuntu on my computer. When I boot Ubuntu, it boots to a black screen. How can I fix this? Table of Contents: If you are trying to install Ubuntu If you have a dual boot ...
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Will my device work with Ubuntu?

I have a device on which I would like to install Ubuntu. How do I find out if Ubuntu will work on it?
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Can't get Intel HD Graphics 530 (Skylake i7 6700) to work

I've updated the kernel to 4.3.0, but the driver still seems to be off. What else can I try? starfall@nx ~ $ IBGL_DEBUG=verbose glxinfo name of display: :0 i965_dri.so does not support the 0x1912 PCI ...
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Freezing of screen on Ubuntu 16.04

I have recently installed Ubuntu 16.04 and it seems to freeze randomly. I tried to check out the the solutions at Ubuntu 15.10 and 16.04 keep freezing randomly but on installing these kernels, I got a ...
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New laptop (Skylake) cannot boot Xubuntu even with boot parameters

I recently bought a new laptop and I would love to install Xubuntu 15.10 next to the current Windows 10 installation. The laptop I bought is a the ASUS ROG GL552VW-CN104T. The CPU of this laptop is ...
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Can't install Ubuntu on new Skylake ultrabook? (Thinkpad Yoga 260)

it's my first post to askubuntu, therefore I will try my best. My problem is, that I bought a Thinkpad Yoga 260 and tried to install Ubuntu on it, but if I start the boot USB key and select the ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 Skylake overheating

I recently bought a laptop boarding a skylake i7-6700hq processor, and I managed to install Ubuntu 16.04, however, I noticed that the laptop was overheating resulting to a very short battery life ...
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Not able to install Virtual box in Ubuntu

I followed this Ask Ubuntu guide, I manually downloaded virtual box from this link and tried to install like: $ dpkg -i virtualbox-5.0_5.0.16-105871~Ubuntu~trusty_amd64.deb But no success, I got ...
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Anyone successfully installed ubuntu on the 6th gen MSI GS60 ghost pro with 2 video cards?

I am OVER having to use Windows. My old MSI (GT 680R) was a perfect candidate for dual booting and I found myself in Linux far more than windows. Now I have a new MSI but am a little unsure of the ...

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