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Questions tagged [msi]

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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When installing a program with wine, which directory is C:\ when finished installing? [duplicate]

I tried installing Ableton Live 10 trial with wine. It is an MSI file called Setup.msi. I executed the file by using: wine msiexec /i Setup.msi Everything worked. When it finished installing, where ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 not showing maximum usable ram

Specs - CPU - Ryzen 5 2400G Motherboard - MSI B450 gaming plus RAM - Corsair Vengeance 8GB x 2 I am Using two displays - HDMI && DVI I installed ubuntu 18.04 and it shows only 13.7GB ram ...
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MSI GS75 not detect external monitor

I have bought a netbook (MSI GS75 8SE) with Nvidia RTX2060. All run good except that don't detect my external hdmi monitor. I have installed nvidia drivers 430. What can i do? Thanks.
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Failed to start Load Kernel Modules in Ubuntu 18.04 [closed]

Once I reboot my laptop after do a Nvidia driver update I got a message that says: Failed to start Load Kernel Modules as you can see in the screenshot. I already updated the kernel and libraries, ...
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Can't Install Kubuntu 19.04 on MSI Laptop (GV62)

I have a new MSI GV62 8RE that came with Windows 10 Home pre-installed. I would like to install Kubuntu 19.04 alongside the Windows installation (I've installed Linux on 2 of my previous machines), ...
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What happens when battery is fully charged in Ubuntu 18.04?

I have a MSI GL63 laptop. Under Windows I can have it all the time connected to the current and the battery does not suffer any damage (affirmed by MSI). But I installed Ubuntu 18.04.2 for software ...
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Overclocking an MSI rx570 on Kubuntu 18.10?

I am thinking of buying one and was wondering if there was a way to overclock it (with a GUI) I'm running Kubuntu 18.10 with Linux kernel 5.0.5-generic
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How to update system firmware on MSI machines?

MSI machines support just a single method for updating the firmware, and that is through .exe files released by MSI. Since MSI officially supports just the Windows operating system, all there support ...
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Dual boot (Ubuntu 18.04 with Windows 10) on Motherboard MSI Gaming M5 Z270

I'm trying to install dual boot on my pc, but i can't because when i load the installation, my screen stays black and i can't do anything in there excepet shutdown or reboot the pc to Windows 10. I ...
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dual boot - Ubuntu Installation Freezes on Loading Screen - MSI GV62 7rd

I have Windows 10 installed on my laptop MSI GV62-7rd. I want to install Ubuntu 18.04 alongside the windows but it always gets stuck on the purple loading screen. I had installed Ubuntu 16.04 earlier ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 MSI GS65 HDMI output not always detected

Hardware MSI GS-65-053 Stealth Thin 8RF GeForce GTX 1070 LG 43UD79 Display Software Ubuntu 18.04 Nvidia 415.27 driver What I've Already Tried switching from gdm3 to lightdm re-installing nvidia ...
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HDMI and Mini Displayport outputs not detecting external monitors on MSI GS65 running 18.04

The HDMI output is not detecting external monitors on my MSI GS65 running Ubuntu 18.04. I have the NVIDIA 390.77 driver installed, which works great since I am able to run games smoothly on Steam. I ...
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Several instances of pulseaudio on MSI GS65 running Ubuntu 18.04

After a recent update I noticed I was getting crackling noises and poor audio quality from my headphones and laptop speakers on MSI GS65 running Ubuntu 18.04. Previously, I had to do some tinkering ...
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No internet while installing Ubuntu 16.04

This could be a basic issue, that can be solved with a LAN cable, but without one at my disposal, I would like to know if there's a way. I have an MSI GL63 with 1050 ti There are 2 issues : No ...
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Ethernet does not work Ubuntu 18.04 - msi B450 tomahawk motherboard

I bought a new PC and installed Ubuntu 18.04 on it. WI-Fi works okay but I want Ethernet and it does not work. The motherboard with integrated eth is a MSI B450 tomahawk. Here's the output of sudo ...
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How do I get rid of auto GPU fan cut off

I switched from windows 7 to Ubuntu and my GPU gets 50°c idle on Linux and that's not good. On windows I got 30°c to 25°c because I installed the msi driver and made it were the fan would not turn off ...
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MSI boot on power on

This is really about what is likely a simple setting or motherboard jumper setting that I have missed. What I want to do: Following shut down through OS and then power off via mains I want the PC to ...
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WMI Error ACPI Exception - AE_NOT_FOUND

OS - Ubuntu 18.04 Computer - MSI GS65 Stealth thin 8rf Backstory: The discrete touchpad enable/disable switch does not work on Ubuntu but works perfectly on windows. This is probably an issue of the ...
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Ubuntu on MSI GP73 Leopard 8RE? [duplicate]

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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Ubuntu 18.04 Freezes screen and hangs on shutdown and restart what can be done?

I have done a fresh install of Ubuntu 18.04 on my new MSI GL63RD Laptop. My laptop's configuration is 8 GB RAM, NVIDIA GEForce GTX 1050Ti(4 GB), and 128 GB SSD. I have tried almost every fix available ...
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Can't boot Ubuntu Desktop 16.04 from usb

just built a new computer and I'm trying to install ubuntu. It Hangs early in the install process. Parts List Here Steps already taken: -attempted to install 18.04 failed -attempted 16.04 ...
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lspci does not recognize my gpu

I have been walking through the instructions on the amd website: https://support.amd.com/en-us/kb-articles/Pages/AMDGPU-PRO-Install.aspx. I want to set up my r9 390x gpus on my new mobo, with ubuntu ...
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18.04 MSI GS65 wifi hardware switch disabled after suspend

I'm currently running Ubuntu 18.04 on MSI GS65, running into what seems to be a persisting age old issue: WIFI IS DISABLED BY HARDWARE SWITCH AFTER SUSPEND only can comeback up after reboot. sudo ...
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Ubuntu disables touchpad after sleep, and the laptop's “disable touchpad” button doesn't work afterwards

I have a MSI GT70 laptop with a Win10/Ubuntu 18.04 dual boot. It has a button above the touchpad to physically disable it. Usually the OS detects this and informs me that the touchpad is disabled. ...
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Ubuntu 16.04.5 LTS on MSI notebook GTX 1070 [duplicate]

I would like to know how to install Ubuntu 16.04.5 LTS on MSI notebook GTX 1070. I disabled the security boot at bios, I press F11 to start by USB, but when start Ubuntu it did not work ok. It did ...
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Installing Ubuntu on a MSI GS65, freezes at login screen

Did anybody figure out how to successfully install Ubuntu 16.04 or 18.04 on a MSI GS65 8RF? After finally installing it (after following the steps in this video), it freezes when I try to log in. I'...
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HDMI output not working after Suspend in Ubuntu 18.04 on MSI GS65 Stealth Thin

After a cold boot HDMI output for an external monitor works fine for a while, however after a power management event like a Suspend, the HDMI output is turned off and will not turn back on. I see ...
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Black Screen Problem - Installing 18.04 from USB

I have Windows 10 installed on my system, and need to install Ubuntu 18.04 as the second OS. (dual boot) I created a bootable usb, and trying to install Ubuntu from it. However when I select the ...
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18.04 on MSI GE63 - boot hangs at 'Loading initial ramdisk' without `acpi=off`

I've been trying to get Ubuntu 18.04 LTS running on my new MSI GE63 Raider. I can get into the live USB by passing acpi=off and then running the installer. After that, I install the proprietary nvidia ...
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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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Ubuntu 18.04 not shutting down or rebooting on MSI laptop

I've got MSI gp62m 7rex leopard pro laptop with Ubuntu 18.04 installed on it, running Cinnamon 3.6.7 with GDM3 3.28.0. It's not shutting down, this appears in the logs: https://i.imgur.com/AthA1Pu....
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NumLock light ignores NumLock key on MSI laptop in 18.04

The numlock key works normally on my MSI MS-1759 laptop, but its indicator light does not. When the button is pressed, numlock toggles on but its light stays off. Via terminal it can be forced open ...
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Problems suspending MSI GS63 7RD and Lenovo Ideapad Y700-15isk

I got these two gamer laptops and I experience a problem after suspend them, the battery is drained about 2% per hour while suspended, for example yesterday it had 46% of battery I suspend it and ...
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MSI GL62 QF laptop won't boot after installation [duplicate]

I own a MSI GL62 QF gaming laptop and I wanted to replace the Windows for Ubuntu. The problem is that the laptop freezes after installing Ubuntu and it won't boot. I tried with an USB and CD/DVD a ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 hanging at startup after updates

Okay, so I have been running 18.04 on my MSI GS63 laptop since it came out with no problems whatsoever. Today I went to shut down and checked the box "Install upgrades on startup" (not exact wording ...
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How to install ubuntu on MSI GE63 without 'acpi=off'

I tried to install Ubuntu on MSI GE63 Raider 8RF 004cn. But I have to add line 'acpi=off' while installation, the fan spins very fast after I enter Ubuntu. I have searched a lot on the internet but no ...
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Popping sound when shutting down

I've installed Ubuntu 16.04 (kernel 4.13.0-39-generic) on a msi laptop (gp62m 7rex leopard pro), everything works fine but when shutting down it makes loud popping sound from speakers. Can i fix it? ...
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Dual monitor using Intel graphics stopped to work on Ubuntu 18.04

I installed ubuntu 18.04 few days after the release. It was working fine until now. Now it is not detecting the external monitor. My system a Laptop MSI gs30 2m shadow without external dock: $ ...
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What does pci=nomsi do inside Linux?

I understand that nomsi has this definition: nomsi: [MSI] If the PCI_MSI kernel config parameter is enabled, this kernel boot option can be used to disable the use of MSI interrupts system-wide. This ...
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Nvidia Graphics Error in MSI Laptop

I have a MSI GL62M 7rdx laptop and I dual booted it with Ubuntu 16.04 alongside Windows 10 in nomodeset mode. When I running ubuntu I realized that Battery life of my laptop is limited only for 1.5 ...
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Ubuntu Stuck on Black Screen After Fresh Installation [duplicate]

I have an MSI GS63VR. It has an i7-7700HQ CPU, 16 GB of RAM, and an NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060. I just installed Ubuntu 16.04.4 LTS using the steps described on the site. I allocated 40 GBs to Ubuntu. ...
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SOLVED msi laptop install Ubuntu 17.10 on pendrive

I have laptop MSI GP70 and I am able to boot installation from first USB stick and install it on second USB stick, then when I want to boot installed system from second USB drive I am unable to do so, ...
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Installing Ubuntu on freeDOS msi PE72 7RD

I have installed and bootable usb with ubuntu 16.04.4 LTS. I have changed to UEFI mode. First of all, I directly ask for install UBUNTU, then when it took like 2 hours I poweroff. Then I tried to "...
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how can i install .msi in ubuntu [duplicate]

Is it possible to run a Windows .msi installer? i checked here and tried but it's not working. pawan@pawan-HP-Pavilion-13-Notebook-PC:~/Downloads$ wine start ExpressoSetup3.msi err:mscoree:...
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Installing Ubuntu 16.04 on an MSI GE62VR 7RF

I wanted to install Ubuntu 16.04LTS on my MSI GE62VR 7RF (i7-7700, Nvidia GTX1060 6GB). I want it to dual boot with the windows that comes preinstalled with the laptop. I tried installing the OS, and ...
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I cannot install Ubuntu on MSI GL62 6QD

I cannot install Ubuntu to MSI GL62 6QD. I tried Ubuntu 16.04.3 LTS and Ubuntu 17.10 but both of them stuck at the following screen. I also tried to boot in legacy and UEFI (when Fast boot is ...
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MSI GS63vr won't boot after installation

I have the MSI GS63vr and when I load the Ubuntu live usb and install it, everything goes perfect until it's time to restart. The laptop wont restart on it's own from the Ubuntu screen and When I ...
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Turning on back lit keyboard

How to turn on back lit keyboard on msi gl62m 7rd laptop ? I previously tried looking for solutions on the internet but found none to be working
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Can't install (stuck on copying files) Ubuntu on MSI GS63VR 7RG (most recent as Q4 2017) w GTX1070 MQ

I'm trying to install Ubuntu Gnome 16.04.03 on the latest (as of Q4 2017) GS63VR 7RG Stealth Pro (with GTX 1070 MQ) and the install gets stuck on 'almost finished copying files...' I've tried with ...
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How do I install Ubuntu on MSI GS63VR laptop with GTX 1070 (Max-Q)? [duplicate]

I recently got an MSI GS63VR 7RG with GTX 1070 (Max-Q). It came preinstalled with Windows 10. When I tried to install Ubuntu 17.10 alongside Windows from a USB drive, it went to blackscreen showing ...