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Questions tagged [compatibility]

Questions that relate to the compatibility of software and hardware with Ubuntu

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drivers para apu amd a10 8700p

Hola quisiera saber si alguien me puede ayudar con los driver para esta apu de amd porque cuando uso youtube se corta la imagen, y cuando miro netflix, hay algun software abierto o privativo que me ...
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MIDI controllers for the latest version of Ubuntu [on hold]

So far from what I have seen this one seems like the best option, has anyone got any better suggestions? I have asked the seller if it's compatible with Ubuntu, they say I may get some functionality, ...
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Is Ubuntu compatible with laptops that have touch screen features? [duplicate]

Is it possible to install and run Ubuntu on a laptop with touch screen features?
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Can't install MEGASync (Lubuntu 18.04)

I've read other posts where MEGASync doesn't work any more in several Lubuntu versions, but I haven't seen any talking about 18.04 64 bits. I want to know if is there any way to install it. It says ...
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Intel NUC8I5BEK compatibility [duplicate]

Has anyone tried installing Ubuntu Desktop on the Intel NUC8I5BEK? The essential specs are: Intel Core i5-8259U Quad-Core Intel Iris Plus Graphics 655 Does it work (partially)? And if not ...
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does logitech C922 Pro compatible with ubuntu 16.04? [duplicate]

I am going to buy a webcam to be installed in Ubuntu 16.04. I am going to use it for skype
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Ubuntu 18.04 LTS on DELL Inspiron 15R 5520

My laptop is DELL Inspiron 15R 5520 with Windows 7 Ultimate installed and i want to migrate from Windows 7 to Ubuntu 18.04 LTS but first i want to know if my laptop is fully compatible with this ...
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Does Ubuntu work properly on a laptop HP Pavilion 15 -CD006LA?

I'm thinking to buy a HP laptop model pavilion 15 -CD006LA, to install Ubuntu, but I read that there are some problems with Ubuntu on HP laptops. Do you have any information about this? Is it ...
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Ubuntu on MSI GP73 Leopard 8RE?

I'm interested in buying an MSI GP73 Leopard 8RE Laptop. What about using Ubuntu on it? Does it work well? Can I buy it with Windows 10 and install Ubuntu on first use?
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8Bitdo SN30 Pro, does it work with linux

My 8Bitdo SN30 Pro is not being detected by my computer ether by bluetooth or usb connection. Is the controller not supported in Ubuntu or Linux?
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Ubuntu 18.04 LTS support CISCO UCS [duplicate]

I have (2) Cisco UCS 5108 Blade chassis with a total of (16) Cisco B200M3 Blades. Each blade has (2) 10 Core Intel E5-2680 1866MHz CPUs. Total environments resources 32 CPUs (320 Cores), 4096 GM ...
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Second Life In Ubuntu 18.04

I wanna play second life in my Xubuntu when I have installed without any problem but when I click on the icon doesn't appear anything... When I run it at terminal it shoots me a message that says it ...
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Would i be able to work with a excel sheet like? [duplicate]

I would apreciate anyone that may help me. i have an old vista based old computer that is getting me nut Thank
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IBall tablet Ubuntu compatibility on 18.04.1

I am an aspiring(?) graphics designer and I have an IBall PD-5548U tablet and I recently installed Ubuntu 18.04.1 on my laptop after I messed up my install of Windows 10.
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wich version of ubuntu is best suited for a pentium 4? [duplicate]

hello i found an old pentium 4 in my garage and i would like to ask wich version of ubuntu is the best suited for a pentium 4 because i woul like to try ubuntu. the pc have: 3gb of Ram, 40gb ...
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How to run Diogenes app on modern Ubuntu?

I've been using Linux in general for several years ,but I've never played with programming etc. My question is the following. I would like to install a x32bit program on my x64bit computer but I could'...
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If Linux is used as a kernel in most devices today then why does my Ubuntu suffer from driver issues? [closed]

After I switched to Ubuntu permanently, I was satisfied overall except for one thing which annoyed me a lot: driver compatibility. I use a ThinkPad L50 and extra mouse buttons do not work in Ubuntu. ...
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Is it possible to convert linux icon themes into windows compatible icon themes?

I don't even know if Windows has "icon themes" per se, but I've used the third party application "Icon Packager" and "Icon Developer" in the past to make and package icon sets for Windows use. The ...
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MSI PS42 8RB-035 Ubuntu compatibility [duplicate]

With no result after googling about it, I'm trying to figure it out if the new MSI PS42 8RB-035 is fully compatible with Ubuntu. Is there someone running Linux on the machine who could give me a ...
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Installing Ubuntu on ThinkStation D20

I have a Lenovo ThinkStation D20 machine and am hoping to install Ubuntu 14.04 or 16.04. Before I do, I want to make sure that the hardware will support it. I don't see this specific machine listed in ...
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New Acer laptop can't install Ubuntu 16.04 [duplicate]

I want to buy a new laptop Acer Aspire ES1-533-C1E3 NX. GFTEX. 133 install with Wubuntu 16.04. The vendor tried to install this version of Linux but he can’t. The same version of Ubuntu he easily ...
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Upgraded from 16.04 to 18.04 but stuck to loading screen [duplicate]

So I have a laptop which is somehow old, I installed Ubuntu 16.04 on it and after a couple of months, v18.04 is released. I decided to upgrade mine to 18.04 but after downloading and installing on my ...
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AMD Radeon R4 compatibility on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

Is Radeon open source drivers used to make that GPU work for the new Ubuntu? If I boot Ubuntu 18.04 from a live USB how can I tell if the GPU works right away? Edit: I found this link which states ...
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Hardware compatible for installation [duplicate]

First Specs of what I' looking to buy then load with the latest Ubuntu 18.04 LTS. It's good value for money but I'm not sure if its compatible. This link suggests the CPU could be but I can't ...
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Is the ThinkPad E440 compatible with Linux? [duplicate]

I can't seem to find it on the Ubuntu certified hardware list, so I am looking around to see if it will work fine on Linux. Here's a link to the laptop I'm referring to: https://m.bestbuy.ca/en-CA/...
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Using external hard drive/USB stick to transfer files

I know very little about computers generally and am new to Ubuntu, so I'm looking for an answer that an idiot can understand! I'm running Ubuntu 18.04 LTS on a fairly old HP laptop (EliteBook 2560p). ...
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Is anyone been able to use the Chase Banking Website using Ubuntu?

In the past I was able to log onto the Chase banking website. Time went by and I found they would redirect my browsers (Chrome, Firefox, etc.) to the mobile site when I tried to log on. When that ...
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Is wine downwards compatible?

Is wine downwards compatible? Didn't find anything on google unfortunately. For example: Does wine3.x fulfill dependecies for software that require wine 1.x?
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Compatibility : Acer TMP249-G2-M-30AL Notebook

Would like to know if ACER TMP249-G2-M-30AL Notebook can run ubuntu o.s. ? Can't seem to find it in the catalog list. Thank you,
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Can Ubuntu replace Android on Asus Transformer Pad TF103C

Can Ubuntu replace Android on Asus Transformer Pad TF103C with detachable keyboard?
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Symantec Endpoint Protection compatibility with Ubuntu 14.04.4 LTS

Is Symantec Endpoint Protection compatible with Ubuntu 14.04.4 LTS with kernel version 3.19.0-80-generic ? Server: Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager version - 12.1.5(12.1 RU5) Operating System - ...
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HP 255 G6 freezing at random times with Ubuntu

The problem is that after installing Linux distribution, Laptop freezes at random times, and it is not related to opening a specific program, I can do nothing to it except for a force-shutdown by ...
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Winphone MP4 on ubuntu

If I connect my Winphone to my Lubuntu PC with a USB cable and drag its Mp4 videos across the will not open (Unrecognized format). If I take the SD card out of the phone & pop it into my USB2.0 ...
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Does the Microsoft Sculpt keyboard or other Microsoft ergonomic keyboards work on ubuntu 18.04 or 16.04?

I have been thinking of buying an ergo keyboard for coding and stuff. But confused if microsoft keyboards would work.
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Minimum Requirements [duplicate]

This is a more granular/specific installation requirements for a specific laptop/software. Linux NOOB here... Ubuntu 18.04 LTS states minimum as: 2 GHz dual core processor or better 2 GB system ...
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Ubuntu (Linux) vs Windows device plug and play compatibility

I want to buy a bar code scanner for my web application to read data from cards. And my user is using Linux and Windows. On some users' computers, no drivers or other software can be installed. I ...
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Which Ubuntu version should I use? [duplicate]

I have a 1.5GB RAM PC , with 32bit processor and I run windows 8.1 in it without any problem and it runs normal in Windows 8.1 and I needed a specific version for my PC please don't recommend me ...
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Ubuntu on Capacitive and active touchscreen laptops

I'm thinking of getting a Lenovo yoga 510 or 520 and install Ubuntu on it, as currently i'm a ubuntu user. Both laptops are good on hardware, the main difference being that the 520 comes with an ...
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Will the current Ubuntu Mate (designed for the RPi 3B) currently run on the Raspberry Pi 3B+? [closed]

After faffing forever trying to get Ubuntu (of any kind) to work on this Raspberry Pi 3B+ it appears that there are no Ubuntu 'flavours' made for the B+ as distinguished from the ordinary Pi3. There ...
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Can I run Wallpaper Engine (from steam) in ubuntu 1.16.04 LTS?

I am about to switch to ubuntu and I wanted to know if there is a way to run wallpaper engine in ubuntu since in wallpaper engine's store page, minimum OS requirements only specify windows.
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Does Ubuntu support engineering software applications? [closed]

Does Ubuntu support engineering software like ETABS, SAP2000, Staad Pro, Autocad, Microstation etc? Can I use a free version or cracked version of these applications?
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Problems Installing Ubuntu 16.10 LTS on ASUS MAXIMUS X Hero Motherboard (ACPI Errors)

I have just purchased a brand new Workstation coming with an Asus ROG MAXIMUS X HERO motherboard (S/N: HAMCKC001229). Here are some other technical information: • OS Name Microsoft Windows 10 Pro (...
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VMWare Fusion 10, Ubuntu 16.04 LTS low graphics mode issues

Background I have Xenial Xerus installed on a Mid-2014 Macbook Pro OSX High Sierra host, running in a VMWare Fusion 10 instance. On Fusion 7, I had no issues with Ubuntu on VMWare. However, since I ...
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Can ubuntu 16.04 work with touch screen computers?

Can Ubuntu 16.04 it's work with touch screen computers? The question 'Where I can find a summary of Ubuntu's current functionality on touch screen devices?' only had one answer that was related to ...
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Dell Inspiron 13 7000 2-in-1 linux support

I’m planning on buying the brand new Dell Inspiron 13 7000 2in1 with the base configuration. Does anybody have experience or knowledge of whether or not ubuntu based distros will run smoothly on that ...
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Updating Acer Aspire One to current version of Ubuntu [duplicate]

I have dug out a 2009 Acer Aspire One Netbook which has come to life but the Linux OS and the Apps on it are very dated and don't respond to update requests. Is it feasible to rebuild this netbook ...
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How to install any windows software on Ubuntu 17.10 using wine that requires Microsoft Framework 4.6 and Above?

I need to install a software that requires Microsoft Framework 4.6. I have installed the latest version of wine on Ubuntu 17.10. I need a way to install Camtasia, but when I run the setup wizard, I ...
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HP 250 g6 Linux compatibility [duplicate]

Is HP 250 G6 compatible with Ubuntu? By default, it comes with Windows 10 and on www.support.hp.com I didn't find any linux drivers for it. I still didn't buy this laptop and it's so important for me ...
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Trying to run 32bit application on 64bit Ubuntu 16.04 LTS [duplicate]

Just to clarify: I've look up to each existing question with accepted answers, but these questions were asked before Ubuntu 16.04 LTS came out and these answers are no longer working. Tried everything ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 compatible with HP's elitebook 840 g3 and T630 thinclient?

Two quick questions. Hope you can help me out: 1) Does the chip of the smart-card reader of the HP Elitebook 840 G3 support Ubuntu 16.04. Will it work? 2) Can Ubuntu 16.04 OS be installed on the HP ...