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Micro-Star International, or MSI, is a computer manufacturer of laptops, desktops, AIOs, and netbooks. See msi.com and msimobile.com for more information.

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How to enable keyboard backlight in MSI GE 76 Raider 11UE?

I'm running 22.04 on a MSI GE76 Raider 11UE. The keyboard backlight is disabled as soon as the kernel loads. It works just fine in Windows and in the GRUB boot menu, and shows up in lsusb: Bus 004 ...
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Random audio disappearance in 21.10

I have Ubuntu 21.10 on MSI Z16 and whenever I watch a video online, the audio goes silent for a few good seconds and then comes back. I couldn't figure out why that is. I've always been a Dell XPS 15 ...
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Kubuntu 22.04 + MSI MAG X570S TOMAHAWK MAX WIFI + HyperX Cloud Alph - microphone not working

I'm not able to make my microphone from headset work. It works fine through cheap USB adapter but doesn't work via motherboard/front panel. New PC with a fresh OS: Motherboard: MSI MAG X570S TOMAHAWK ...
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What WIFI driver for WIFI RTS5250 PCI Express Card Reader MSI GT75VR 7RF Titan Pro to use on Ubuntu 20.04?

I just upgraded to Ubuntu 20.04. My WIFI used to work, but after the upgrade I am not able to use the Wifi Card any longer. The computer is a MSI GT75VR 7RF Titan Pro laptop The Wifi card is a Realtek ...
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Power Off Prompt when starting to close the Lid

At work, I just got the laptop from a colleague (more powerful than the one I used before). I installed Ubuntu 22.04 on it. Everything is fine, excepted than as soon as I move the screen towards me, I ...
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Ubuntu 22.04 on MSI laptop webcam no longer working

I have a MSI MS-1551 A10M laptop with Ubuntu 22.04. I have had the internal webcam working before with Zoom / Cheese but now even after an upgrade to 22.04 Cheese says Device not found. I have done a ...
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rgb not working on keyboard GS66 STEALTH SERIES

I can't get the rgb to work on my keyboard and tried with msiklm and with msi-keyboard and not find my keyboard in ubuntu 22.04 with kernel 5.15.0-25-generic Will they have any solution?
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MSI mobo onboard Intel WiFi not detected

First time Ubuntu user here. I’ve google’d this answer and am at a loss. I have a built in intel WiFi adaptor on my mobo but Ubuntu doesn’t see it. It recognizes it’s intel but that’s it. Not sure ...
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How to manage keyboard backlight on MSI Alpha 15 2021

I recently dual booted my laptop with Ubuntu. It is msi alpha 15 with ryzen 7 5800h. The backlight just stays on always whenever i use Ubuntu. It doesn't have steelseries keyboard. It's maybe ...
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HDMI port not working with Ubuntu

I have a MSI Laptop running on windows 10 and a plug and play Ubuntu 20.04 on a Samsung Portable SSD T5 When using Ubuntu, I am trying to use a second monitor via HDMI however nothing happens when I ...
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Wifi and Bluetooth on MSI Pro Z690-A Wifi motherboard [duplicate]

I built a desktop computer for my son at Christmas; it’s all working well except the wifi and bluetooth which came preinstalled on the Mobo. I installed 20.04.3 LTS desktop, but when Wifi and BT ...
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Ubuntu 20.04 Starts using Nvidia GPU when logging in when I want to use integrated graphics

I have recently moved to Ubuntu for the laptop (MSI) and found out that Ubuntu is forcing the computer to use the Nvidia graphics card, while I am trying to use the integrated graphics from the Intel ...
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MSI GS66 Stealth RGB Keyboard lighting not working

I have a MSI GS66 Stealth laptop but the RGB lights are not working at all. I tried different packages including the OpenRGB and MSIKLM. I tried all the steps on https://gitlab.com/CalcProgrammer1/...
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speaker suddenly not working on left side Realtek ALC233 ubuntu 20.04

I am using MSI laptop B11SB series. for some reason, my left side speaker suddenly is not working while I'm adjusting some level on alsamixer. Can anyone help? I've restarted the laptop and nothing ...
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WiFi(Killer WiFi AX210) doesn't work on Ubuntu 20.04.2 from the get go

I have a new MSI GS66 Stealth and the WiFi doesn't work on it from the get go while installing Ubuntu.(It did not recoganize the touchpad as well but I was able to make it work by following the first ...
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Motherboard compatability and Ubuntu

I have been having a problem with Ubuntu , in all it's formats, and my MSI motherboard. I'm using the MPG Z490 Gaming Plus, but whenever I install it does not, and will not, allow hard line internet ...
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CPU package badly configured on my MSI laptop, how to reconfigure?

Problem : A few months ago, I got a new MSI gaming laptop (GP76 Leopard w/Intel Core i7-10870H and Nvidia RTX 3070). However, since the very beginning, I've been experiencing a very annoying behaviour ...
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Ubuntu 20.04 - No WiFi adapter found

I built my first PC today, and installed Ubuntu 20.04.03 LTS on it. Ubuntu is the only OS on the machine. The build is as follows MSI Z590 Pro Wifi Motherboard Intel i7-11700K CPU G.SKILL Ripjaws V ...
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SSD NVME M.2 not detected on Ubuntu 21.10 during installation

I'm trying to install Ubuntu on my computer (MSI GS66 Stealth 11UH) but the SSD is not detected. I'm using a bootable key of Ubuntu 21.10. I thought it could be related to SATA mode being RAID instead ...
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Can't suspend: system resumes for unknown reason after ~40 minutes of sleep

I've bought new MSI Summit B15 which was supplied without OS and happily installed on it fresh Ubuntu 21.04. So far everything works pretty well (except couple of troubles with touchpad & no ...
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How to map an action to a list of keycodes with xmodmap?

I'm using ubuntu 20.04 on a MSI laptop. The problem that I found is relative to the keys that can be used with the fn e.g. the key fn+f3 should disable the touchpad. In the system settings if I try to ...
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Bat tool for non-ASUS laptops

In this question: How to set Battery Charge Thresholds in non thinkpad laptops It was recommended to use the Bat tool, but reading the GitHub page there is a Disclaimer that says:This has only shown ...
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No speaker sound, Ubuntu 20.04 on a MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX II motherboard

I installed the Ubuntu 20.04 LTS on my PC, finally decided to not use Windows anymore! :) Anyhow, everything works just fine except one thing. I am not able to get any sound at all from the built in ...
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Error when suspending MSI 65 Stealth, Ubuntu 21.04

When I suspend my laptop and turn it back on it looses wireless connectivity and its unable to recognized my external monitor, When I reboot the computer the wireless connection goes back on but to ...
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How to stop screen from vibrating?

Couldn't find anybody else with the same or similar problem. After rebooting my computer one time, it just randomly started flickering all over. It's like my LCD screen is a CRT that's not set up ...
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MSI Laptop - Nvidia GTX 1060 on Ubuntu 20.04 Multiple Monitors Not Working

I am pretty new here (and to Linux) so bear with me. I am recently transitioning from Windows 10 to Ubuntu 20.04 LTS. In doing so there has been some ups and downs. Currently, my biggest issue is ...
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How to make my MSI computer by default use Ubuntu after installation?

I installed Ubuntu, and it prompted a restart after which when my computer turned on it came to the Windows welcome screen. I know if I restart and press F12 repeatedly it I can get back to Ubuntu, ...
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Recurrent no wifi adapter found + no bluetooth on MSI GS66 Stealth 10UG-035ES

First of all, I'm fully aware that similar questions have been answered in other places, but I have follow-up questions and other problems coming from this same question, that I have not seen answered ...
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xrandr: Failed to get size of gamma for output default

Problem: I can't adjust my brightness in ubuntu 18. The keyboard buttons, the slider, the terminal commands, none of them are working. What I've tried: installing an application, but it had no effect....
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No ethernet on a MSI MPG B550 Gaming Carbon WiFi motherboard

I just got a MSI MPG B550 Gaming Carbon WiFi motherboard. I installed Ubuntu 20.04. When it booted to the OS it will only see wifi and no ethernet connection. Do I need to get drivers in order to get ...
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MSI GE Raider GE75 Ubuntu 20.04 no Speaker sound

I have an MSI GE75 with intel chip, realtek speakers. Tried all the fixes I can read on forum, but no sound from speakers. Audio jack has sound. Bluetooth sees my Beats earbuds, but will not connect ...
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Xubuntu on MSI GS66 Stealth: no ethernet found

I have bought a MSI GS66 Stealth with Killer Gb LAN. I tried everything but I'm not able to see it on xubuntu 20.04. Ideas? Thanks # lspci 00:00.0 Host bridge: Intel Corporation Device 9b44 (rev 02) ...
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Laptop Heating in ubuntu , no issue in windows what to do?

I have installed Ubuntu 18.04 alongside windows in msi GS75 Stealth-243(Intel® Core™ i7-9750H CPU @ 2.60GHz × 12, Intel® UHD Graphics 630 (CFL GT2)). I'm experiencing unusual heating issues when I'm ...
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How to know if the terminal is processing an installation? Is this terminal hang situation? What can we do in such a situation?

I am installing an application on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS. Now I have given the following command and the terminal is not doing anything after certain process. Nothing is happening, I mean the text is not ...
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no WiFi and Ethernet connection on msi gaming edge wifi. Where and how do I install the drivers if possible

I have freshly installed Ubuntu 20.04 on my newly build PC but it isn't recognizing my WiFi & Ethernet device. I downloaded Windows 10 on it before that and the Internet connection is just fine ...
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Ubuntu Installation Bug with new MSI B460 board and Samsung EVO ssd?

Just purchased (Dec 2020) MSI B460 board with Intel 10100 CPU and Samsung 970 EVO SSD. I had a terrible time installing Ubuntu 20.04 (as the sole drive with USB boot key) but finally found this ...
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Kernel error during installation of Ubuntu 20.04 or 18.04 on MSI B450 GAMING PRO CARBON AC / AMD Ryzen 7 2700

I have a problem when I'm trying to boot Ubuntu 18.04 from USB flash drive. My operating system is: 1. OS Name Microsoft Windows 10 Pro 2. Version 10.0.18363 Build 18363 3. Other OS Description ...
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Ubuntu 20.04.1 randomly freezes on MSI GF75

I'm experiencing random freezes while using my Ubuntu installation in a MSI GF75 computer, with Windows 10 in dual boot. This kind of freezes avoids me to use any key or the mouse, and stops the sound,...
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Ubuntu Live usb not able to boot

I installed ubuntu 18.04 on a live usb drive under UEFI mode by using Virtualbox. It works fine, I'm able to boot on virtualbox from the usb drive. But when I tried to boot from the usb drive on my ...
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Can't access BIOS for MSI Z490-A PRO

I just upgraded my motherboard/cpu and can't access my BIOS when the computer starts up. I have no options to press DEL (as indicated by the manufacturer), or F11 to access the boot options (which I ...
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Unable to fetch CPU/GPU fans data in Ubuntu

I have both Windows10 as well Ubuntu20.04 installed on my machine, MSI GV62 7RD. The MSI DragonCenter application on Windows clearly displays the RPMs of both the fans in real-time. However, I have ...
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Can't install Ubuntu 20.04 LTS on newly built PC

I just built a new PC, and would really like to run Ubuntu 20.04 LTS, as I've never used Linux before and want to use it. For three days now, I have not been able to install it onto my hard drive. ...
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Synaptics touchpad stops working randomly after suspend in MSI GS65

I have an MSI GS65 8RF running Ubuntu 20.04 (but the problem has been experienced with previous versions) and pretty much everything works OK except the touchpad. The touchpad sometimes stops working ...
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External displays suddenly stop working after booting

So yesterday night I was still working on all my screens like I do every night. I switched off my laptop and unplugged all of the connected devices. In the morning I plugged in all of it like I do ...
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MSI x570 A Pro fan speed and CPU temps are high on ubuntu 18.04 LTS

This is the system i have: MB: MSI x570 A PRO CPU: AMD 3600 (No OC) RAM: 32 GB with X-AMP enabled for 3200MHz (as per specs) PSU: 650W Corsair CPU Colling: Noctua NH-U12S chromax.black Running Ubuntu ...
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Boot from usb stick hangs on MSI laptop

I created a USB live stick from 20.04 LTS and tried to use it on an MSI laptop. It hung partway through booting with no obvious error message. The solution here worked: Unable To install Ubuntu on MSI ...
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Ubuntu Intermittently Freezes on Load

I installed Ubuntu on my MSI GF63 Laptop. My Specs are as follows: Intel Core i5 9300H (Quad Core) 8 GB RAM nVidia GTX 1050 Intel 660p 512GB SSD( 140GB + 15GB Swap for Linux) My system freezes ...
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Trouble installing Ubuntu 20.04 on VirtualBox 6.1.10 on AMD Ryzen 4800H

I'm trying to install Ubuntu 20.04 ISO downloaded directly from Ubuntu website with correct SHA256 Checksum but encountering some problems shown in pictures. The machine is MSI Bravo with AMD Ryzen ...
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Need to upgrade/diagnose my wifi driver (Intel Wireless-AC 9560) on Ubuntu 20.04

My current problems: There's a problem with wifi on Ubuntu 20.04, that's not present on my Windows 10 boot. I have 30% packet loss pinging my router (~0% on windows) It gets worse upon plugging in my ...
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"Mute microphone" native button doesn't work - MSI Modern 15 A10M-214XFR

I recently bought an MSI Modern 15 A10M-214XFR and installed Kubuntu 20.04. There is just this little problem I can't solve: the "mute mic" native button and associated light (see picture) ...
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