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Disable discrete amd gpu on Dell Inspiron 15r se (7520)

I have the titled laptop and I am interested into installing the latest Ubuntu version as a main OS. My consideration is about hybrid graphics and the problems caused from them. I don’t care about the ...
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Error running Bumblebee Ubuntu 18.04

I'm trying to get bumblebee working because my pc has 2 graphic cards, one Intel i7 7th gen and one Nvidia GeForce 940MX. I want to use the Intel one for almost everything and the Nvidia one for ...
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How to install Ubuntu on a hybrid drive 8GB SSD + 1000 GB HDD

I have a new Acer Aspire E15 laptop with Win10 preinstalled and a hybrid drive 8GB SSD+1TB HDD. When trying to install Ubuntu, the installer refuses to proceed and says that '8.4 GB of disk space is ...
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How to use hybrid graphics Intel® HD Graphics 5500 (Broadwell GT2) and Radeon R7 m260

I have a new Hp ZBook 14 G2, and I installed Ubuntu 16.04 lts on it. It has hybrid graphics with Intel HD Graphics 5500 (Broadwell GT2) and Radeon R7 m260, but I don't know how to switch between them. ...
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Hybrid Graphics: how to launch a game from the second card. two Identical nvidia cards

I was wondering if it's possible to launch a full-screen program from a second graphics card, while keeping the first one as a main for the desktop. I have two identical nVidia GeForce GT 750M in my ...
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Crashes on BayTrail device

Shortly after trading a tablet for a Toshiba Satellite Click 2 (Hybrid touchscreen laptop) I installed Linux. I soon found out that there is a bug in the kernel that results in Linux intermittently ...
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Ubuntu 16.04, how to use ATI graphics card instead of Intel?

I'm pretty new to the whole Linux thing so here is my problem. I have a hybrid system Intel/ATI: lspci | grep -i vga 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation Haswell-ULT Integrated ...
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2 in one convertible laptop to easel mode optimization

I have a 2 in one convertible HP pavilion laptop. On Windows I can flip it the whole way around and turn it into a laptop, or put it in easel mode so that the keyboard is disabled and when I set it on ...
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Laptop does not autorotate in Ubuntu 16.04 Gnome

My laptop is an Acer R3 131T. I installed Ubuntu 16.04 Gnome on it. However it does not autorotate the screen when I rotate the laptop. Autorotate worked perfectly fine on Windows 10. Gnome shows the ...
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Do I need to install Bumblebee for Hybrid Graphics system to enable Optimus on Ubuntu 16.04?

I am asking this question because I have found articles basically saying that some computers have enabled Optimus technique with some propriatory graphics drivers, for example this one from Ubuntu ...
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Does Ubuntu 16.04 support hybrid graphics cards (bumblebee)

Does Ubuntu 16.04 support hybrid graphics cards? I ask because of the support of ubuntu snappy core in Ubuntu 16.04. I use bumblebee to start, for example a game, in better graphics quality. (optirun ...
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can ubuntu 14.04 be installed on ASUS Transformer Book Flip TP300LD-DW102D

I am considering to purchase ASUS Transformer Book Flip TP300LD-DW102D, and wondering whether Ubuntu 14.04 can be installed in this hybrid notebook. It will be shipped with windows 8, and can Ubuntu ...
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Ubuntu cannot see disk partitions when installing

I've got Toshiba Satellite U50t-A-10H with Win8.1 installed, UEFI, HDD 750GB + 32GB SSD cache. I'm trying to install Ubuntu on it. I've split my disk, made 200GB free unallocated space and booted ...
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Ubuntu Hybrid Graphics automatic switch

My notebook have an integrated gpu (intel HD) and a discrete gpu (AMD Radeon 8850M). Looking into the ubuntu documantaion here https://help.ubuntu.com/community/HybridGraphics I tried using switcheroo,...
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Which recent tablet/notebook convertible PCs run Ubuntu 14.04 LTS flawlessly?

I’m an Ubuntu newbie, and I’m interested in acquiring a tablet/notebook convertible PC that will run Ubuntu 14.04 LTS without lots of hardware incompatibility and driver tweaking hassles. In ...
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Ubuntu installation on a hybrid HD with little SSD space

I've just bought my ultrabook Lenovo Flex 14 8GbSSD 500HDD. I want Ubuntu 14.04 as the main OS running on SSD. I used and installed ubuntu 12.04, 13.04 and now 14.04 on my old notebook, but I don't ...
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Hybrid Suspend in 14.04?

Hybrid suspend was working in 13.10 before upgrade, but no longer. Tried both methods mentioned here How do I use pm-suspend-hybrid by default instead of pm-suspend? but no luck Test for support ...
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Hybrid Graphics Nvidia and Onboard Intel

I am fairly new to Ubuntu, so excuse if this is a stupid question. I am trying to get Hybrid Graphics to work. First let me explain my setup. I have a 26" Samsung as my main screen connected to DVI ...
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Ubuntu Install Issues UEFI/BIOS ASUS

Hey everyone I have an ASUS laptop that came with windows 8 and of course UEFI(ugh) with a 500GB HDD and 20GB SSHD, this is a hybrid drive. I tried to wipe windows and install just ubuntu, I did this ...
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Asus ul80vt hybrid graphics - how to disable the Intel GPU?

I'm running ubuntu 13.04. I have an asus ul80vt. There is an integrated intel gpu and an nvidia geforce g210m. I want to disable the intel gpu and just use the nvidia. I have found one helpful source ...
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fan noise and high battery consumption with AMD hybrid graphics

as described here dell 7520 (inspiron 15R SE), fan on full speed on 12.04, 12.10, 13.04, i still have problems with my energy comsumption and fan noise under ubuntu 13.04. i could reduce it to a ...
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How do I install proprietary AMD drivers for a Radeon HD 6870M / Integrated Intel hybrid graphics? [duplicate]

Might already have been answered, but every single tries did not work, so I'm asking this here. So yeah, I can't manage to install the AMD proprietary drivers (neither can I for open-source ones), I'...
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HP Probook 4530s overheating problem (ati/radeon)

Well, this is a painful topic, because I see, that graphic card developers don't want to support Linux environment with their drivers. I have HP Probook i5-2430M CPU, ATI Radeon HD 6490M/ Intel HD ...
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DELL Inspiron 7520 and amd radeon driver 13.1: How can I switch video cards?

I have wanted to know can you make switching on the Inspiron 7520 using an AMD HD 7730m and an Intel 4000hd. Dell sent me two scripts:   Script 1: #turn off discrete graphics card echo '\_SB....
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Intel technology & nvidia Hybrid drivers [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How well do laptops with Nvidia Optimus work? Hybrid Graphics Intel/nVidia I have a Samsung laptop (QX510-S01gr) which has 2 graphics cards, an Intel HD graphics one and a ...
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How to tell which graphics card is being used in a hybrid system?

How do I know which graphics card is being used in a hybrid system? From lspci: 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller [0300]: Intel Corporation 3rd Gen Core processor Graphics Controller [8086:0166] (...
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Hybrid AMD/INTEL and tearing [duplicate]

This is getting really really boring! Is there any way to get rid of video tearing using fglrx? I have a hybrid system with intel hd3000(SandyBridge) and amd 6770m. I have tried everything like ...
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How do you control how hybrid suspend works?

I would like hybrid suspend to act a certain way. If I add the code # Always use suspend_hybrid instead of suspend if [ "$METHOD" = "suspend" ]; then METHOD=suspend_hybrid fi PM_HIBERNATE_DELAY=XX ...
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What is hybrid suspend

What is hybrid suspend? Please also add other info such as packages, etc. A how-to would be great too.
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Ubuntu 12.10 - Graphics driver shows Gallium 0.4 instead of intel HD

I have a hybrid Intel/Nvidia system using bumblebee on Ubuntu 12.10 with specs: Clevo W150HR, SB i7-2720qm, 8GB RAM, 128GB Crucial M4 SSD + 500GB HDD It is reported to use software rendering (through ...
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Can Ubuntu run on Windows 8 tablet PCs and convertibles? (Dell XPS 12)

I was looking at some laptop/tablet hybrids, and I came across the Dell XPS 12 (with an Intel CPU). It looked like a nice Ultrabook convertible, but (obviously) it runs Windows 8. Can Ubuntu run on ...
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16GB SSD booster on ubuntu

I've bought a Lenovo Thinkpad Edge laptop which has a hybrid 320GB HDD + 16GB SSD, then I've installed Ubuntu 12.04, so now I have dual boot - Ubuntu/Windows7. Everything is fine but the question is -...
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Enable Intel graphics card on hybrid setup

Because my Radeon HD 5400 card is getting too hot, I want to fall back on the Intel card. How do I do this?
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Can I create a hybrid software-RAID array with disks of different sizes?

Products such as Synology offer something called Synology Hybrid RAID http://www.synology.com/us/products/features/RAID.php This RAID type allows you to make best use of your disks available by ...
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How do I use pm-suspend-hybrid by default instead of pm-suspend?

I would like to use the hybrid suspend method instead of suspend when closing the lid or selecting "Suspend" from the menu. I can imagine to change the pm-suspend script to do so automatically, but ...
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12.04 freezes due hybrid ssd?

Ubuntu 64bit installation freezes 3-5 times per day on my new desktop comupter. Only cold reboot is possible. I suppose the issues is due the SSD hybrid drive (Seagate Momentus 7200 FDE.2 ST950042) ...
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Hybrid Graphics on Ubuntu 12.04 switching to discrete

I have a Sony Vaio VPCCB-27FX with hybrid graphics. Using vgaswitcheroo enables me to switch my discrete card off to save power. Now when i want to switch to the discrete card for performance, my ...
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What filesystem should I use for a Seagate Momentus XT Hybrid ST750LX003?

I am considering upgrading my regular HDD hard drive on my laptop by the SSD/HDD Seagate Momentus XT Hybrid ST750LX003 hard drive, and I was wondering if I should take any particular consideration in ...
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How can I enable switchable graphics in my Lenovo G770 laptop?

Previously I asked about the same problem in Ubuntu 11.04 with messed up drivers, but now I completely reinstalled system and updated it to latest 11.10. Last time, I tried using various drivers for ...
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How do i login/logout change with ati/intel hybrid graphics?

I have hp pavilion dv6 6030et. I want to use my ati radeon hd 6770m driver instead of intel mesa driver.
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How do I get the Radeon HD 6650M in my Lenovo G770 laptop working?

As stated in the topic, I have the following problem: there're two VGAs in my Lenovo G770 laptop with Ubuntu 11.04, namely Intel Mobile HD and AMD Radeon HD 6650M. And if integrated videocard is ...
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Cannot detect ATI radeon HD6720G2 [closed]

I wish to install ubuntu 11.10 on my new laptop but because the system cannot detect the graphic, then the screen are blank. How and what should i do ? I really want to use ubuntu 11.10.
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How to get Unity working on dual gpu laptop?

I recently bought a new laptop (Asus X53S series) that has two GPUs, an NVidia GeForce GT 540M and an integrated Intel GPU (I believe it's called Intel HD graphics 3000). I installed the recommended ...
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Can I use fglrx if I disable my integrated graphics?

First of all: I love the new Ubuntu-Release. Sadly, I cant really use it. My Laptop has a i5-CPU, which comes with integrated graphics. It seems like there is no way at the moment to change the GPU ...
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Amd HD 6850M, Acer 7750G driver issues

I have the configuration mentioned in the title. To name the exact problem : I wanted to be a full Linux convert from windows. Bought very fast laptop but did not check graphics compatibility. Now ...
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Support on HP Pavillion g4-1004tx with Intel-AMD Hybrid Graphics

I've got a laptop with Sandy Bridge + Hybrid Graphics and I want to use linux in it. I've tried fedora 15 with no luck (the Radeon not detected but always on and runs with max performance, introducing ...
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ATI 6XXX Hybrid Graphics w/open source drivers

You can turn on/off the dedicated graphics card via OpenSource drivers (acpi_call, vgaswitcheroo, come to mind). However, there is no way to direct the display to the card. This card comes with ...
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Switcheroo or ACPI call: Which is the better option and what are the differences?

I'm running Natty 64-bit on my Acer TimelineX 3820TG.This notebook has a switchable graphics card (ATI Radeon HD5650 and Intel Chipset). Currently I am not using the fglrx drivers. I am a little ...
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How do I enable desktop effects with hybrid Nvidia/Intel graphic card?

To turn on/off between the 2 cards, I used acpi_call and bumblebee as in this article: https://launchpad.net/~hybrid-graphics-linux It works. However, from the first time I install a fresh Ubuntu and ...
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Nvidia Optimus card does not work?

My notebook (ASUS A40J Series) comes with hybrid graphics: nVIDIA GF310M and Intel. I can't use the nVIDIA card in my machine and am using Ubuntu 10.04. How can I get this work?