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Is it possible to stream from my laptop to a Samsung Smart tv only using wifi?

I want to stream a movie into my Samsung Smart tv, but I have failed. There is not such option in sharing...may be im missing some app or something like that?
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Added a Samsung NVMe SSD, but I can't see it in File Explorer

I run Ubuntu 20.04.3 LTS that was installed on an a 256GB SSD. I got a new Samsung 1 TB NVMe SSD but I can't seem to access it from File Explorer. In Settings-> About-> Disk Capacity = 1.2TB In ...
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Dell XPS 15 9510, second NVMe drive, read-only file system on a battery

I have 2021 Dell XPS 15 (9510) i7-11800H, 16 GB, 512 GB SSD, RTX 3050Ti, Windows 11 Pro. I’ve updated the following components: replaced the RAM to 2x32 GB added a brand new Samsung 980 Pro to the ...
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Keyboard brightness and fingerpring sensor not working on Samsung Galaxy Book Pro 360

I'm very new to Linux and decided to install ubuntu when buying my new laptop a few days ago. Everything else has worked flawlessly, but I can't adjust the keyboard brightness or get the fingerprint ...
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pixelated and bad colors when using external monitor with my laptop

I work with Ubuntu 21.10 (gnome 40.4.0) in a Lenovo Legion laptop with NVIDIA Corporation TU117M [GeForce GTX 1650 Mobile] it works really well except when I connect an external samsung monitor via ...
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Tablet android as a second display - NOT wifi just via usb c

I'm new to Ubuntu! I was looking for a solution to connect my tablet as a second screen and my laptop with ubuntu via usb c. I found some solutions in this forum but only with wifi connection. Details:...
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Samsung Galaxy A12 not tethering with Ubuntu 20.04

I bought a new Samsung Galaxy A12, and I'm trying to tether my laptop which is running Ubuntu 20.04. The connection is detected on the laptop, but it keeps saying connecting but does not connect.
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Headphone Audio/Mic Problem in Kubuntu

I having audio problems in Kubuntu. My headphone is not working correctly. When connected, no sound output and mic audio comes out of speaker. When I switch audio input, to "Internal Microphone&...
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Samsung T5 portable SSD opens very slow [closed]

I recently got T5 SSD and decided to pick some files from it on Ubuntu. First I thought it doesn't work for some reason, and checked usb-devices command to see if it appears. And yes it does, right ...
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Samsung Memorie Duo Plus slow write speeds on Ubuntu 20.04

Samsung Memorie Duo Plus has write speeds of up to 1.5 MB/s on Ubuntu 20.04 whereas on Windows 10 they easily go above 10 MB/s. It is a USB type C flash drive. My laptop specs: Intel® Core™ i7-9750H ...
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Is there a good Linux diagnotic tool to check laptop slowness?

I bought a Samsung laptop (NP770Z7E) with Windows 10 but it was running too slow. So I installed a Linux OS but it still slow. It seems some problem with memory but I would to see if some tool can ...
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How to install ubuntu on a samsung tablet [duplicate]

Hello I have a samsung galaxy tab a7. I am wanting to install linux onto it. Can anyone point me in the right direction?
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How to download Ubuntu Touch for a Samsung J3 J320F

I want to download Ubuntu Touch on to a Samsung J320F. The download fails and the Ubuntu installer says that this device is not available. I want help or a ROM for download.
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Samsung ML-1450 (not PS) driver problem; Networked by TP-Link PS110 parallel port print server; hpijs drivers not found/installed

I'm a new user in way over my head (although I did a computer science undergrad, it was in the mid 80s and I left the field - things have changed). Problem: Trying to get an old sturdy Samsung ML-1450 ...
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Why won't Ubuntu recognise that my monitor has changed?

I use 2 external monitors in addition to my built-in laptop monitor. I recently replaced one of the external monitors (previously had 1 old Samsung 22" and one new Samsung 32" 4k, now have 2 ...
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Connect Dell XPS-15 with Ubuntu 18.04 to Samsung 6 Series TV with HDMI

I am trying to use my Samsung 6 Series TV as a secondary monitor for Dell XPS-15 laptop using an HDMI cable. I am running Ubuntu 18.04. What I am encountering is that on my laptop, the second display ...
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Problems with adjusting display brightness in Ubuntu 21.04 Samsung Galaxy Book Pro 360 13.3"

Got a new laptop (Samsung Galaxy Book Pro 360) and i'm having issues with the display brightness not working. I've tried using software to control it as well as using the brightness control on the ...
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Is there a way to transfer SMS mesages from a Samsung Galaxy S5) to an Ubuntu PC, in a form in which I can view the SMS messages on my PC?

I want to transfer the SMS messages on my Samsung Galaxy S5 smartphone to my PC with Ubuntu (20.04.2 LTS), in a form in which I can open and view the messages on my PC as I do on my smartphone. I know ...
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Samsung RV411-S03AE Drivers [duplicate]

I just installed ubuntu 20.04.2 on my Samsung RV411-S03AE and my drivers are not installed. I cant connect to internet because the wifi driver is not installed. Is there anyway i can get the wifi and ...
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Ubuntu 20.04.2 does not recognize 4k resolution on Samsung 28" 4K UE590 monitor

Ubuntu 20.04.2 does not recognize 4k resolution on Samsung 28" 4K UE590 monitor. The monitor has the HDMI1 and HDMI2 input, the HDMI1 input ubuntu works 4k but with only 30fps, standard, as the ...
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Samsung Scanner works only after rebooting the computer

Ubuntu 21.4 Scanner (multi function Samsung) only works after computer reboot. After scanning (following the reboot) the scanner fails to work again without another reboot of the computer. USB ...
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Samnsung TV size

Probably not a huge deal, but figured I'd ask. In the Appearance tab of the settings menu I noticed it shows me using an 85inch display. Although i wish this were true, sadly my Tv is only 65inches. I ...
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Samsung Galaxy Book Pro 360 Wireless Drive

My new Samsung laptop device has an Intel Corporation Device 2725 (rev 1a) Network Controller. I cannot get the wi-fi interface to work in Ubuntu, it does not appear to be installed. Is this a ...
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Can not install Ubuntu 21.04 in Samsung Galaxy Boos S Intel Lakefield keyboard, touchpad, and UFS Storage problems

I have a notebook Samsung Galaxy Book S Intel i5-L16G7 Lakefield with a UFS Storage SAMSUNG KLUEG8UHDB-C2D1. I can boot Ubuntu 21.04 from USB Stick but Ubuntu does not recognize the UFS Storage, and ...
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Challenges when trying to increase size of /boot

At the heart of my issue is really that I've run out of space on /boot and cannot do updates anymore, so I'm of course very open to other suggestions, but my questions relate to the problems I've ...
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How access files on portable SSD Samsung T5 on Ubuntu 20.04

I just recently moved from Windows to Ubuntu so I am very much a beginner in Linux. I had saved some files on my portable SSD Samsung T5 1Tb when I was using Windows. But then I switched to Linux and ...
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Detect USB Samsung NX3000 camera

My samsung NX3000 camera isnt detected on Ubuntu 20.10. When cable is ON, the camera enters "USB connection" mode, but nothing happens on Ubuntu. it doesnt appear in nautilus (neither main ...
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Samsung Galaxy Buds+ Bluetooth Headset works on Pipewire?

On Ubuntu 20.10 I was able to pair the Samsung Galaxy Buds+ earplug headset with the Bluetooth from PulseAudio through the BlueZ API, but the audio from the low quality headphone had very low volume ...
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Samsung Galaxy Book S (Intel) - Ubuntu 20.1 cannot get keyboard/mousepad to work

Dear friendly community :-), installed Ubuntu on the Samsung Galaxy Book S (Intel) using a SD card and a keyboard connected via USB. Works ok'ish. But I couldn't get the keyboard/mouse of the laptop ...
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Ubuntu 20.04 LTS not recognize USB tethering

I have a Galaxy J8 device (Android 10) and My PC has Ubuntu 20.04 LTS version. When I'm trying to connect phone to usb and turn on USB tethering Option. my the PC. Network settings says "Cable ...
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How do I make the SSD accessible to the Ubuntu installer on a Samsung Galaxy Book S (Intel Lakefield)?

Goal: Install Ubuntu 20.04 LTS on a Samsung Galaxy Book S (Intel Lakefield). Status: I can boot from the USB drive with the Ubuntu ISO image. Problem: The installer complains that there is not enough ...
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Second Mouse Cursor - Ubuntu 20.04 LTS with Samsung Odyssey G9

I got a new monitor, the Samsung Odyssey G9. Everything works fine but there is a second mouse pointer on the right side of the monitor which stays there. Things I've done: Rebooted the PC Changed ...
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efibootmgr: Samsung laptop bricked?

This is more than likely my fault for messing with UEFI in the first place. tl;dr: I can't boot my Samsung RV520, the boot order is set in the BIOS/UEFI and I can neither boot from USB or DVD. What ...
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SSD freezes every Monday at 00:00 local time

I have this SSD: $ lsscsi --verbose 9 [9:0:0:0] disk ATA Samsung SSD 860 4B6Q /dev/sdb dir: /sys/bus/scsi/devices/9:0:0:0 [/sys/devices/pci0000:00/0000:00:01.3/0000:01:00.2/0000:02:06....
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How do I increase the refresh rate to 240Hz with a GeForce RTX 2070 SUPER?

Devices: Samsung Odyssey G9 Monitor (5,120 x 1,440) GeForce RTX 2070 Super (Display Port) It seems limited at 120hz, I was wondering how I can enable 240hz. There also does not seem to be any ...
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How to use Samsung TV Camera VG-STC5000 on Ubuntu 20.04?

I would like to use my Samsung TV Camera VG-STC5000 on Ubuntu 20.04. When I connect it I get these logs: [ 673.032078] usb 1-4: new high-speed USB device number 4 using xhci_hcd [ 673.183403] usb 1-...
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My Samsung Galaxy J6 phone can't connect to my laptop (ubuntu 20.04) Wi-Fi hotspot (Ethernet connected)

I'm using ethernet connection on my ASUS Aspire 3 laptop. Recently I've updated to 20.04 (when I was using 18.04 i didn't have such problems). My phone can see the network but when trying to connect ...
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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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Samsung 2955 laser prints error pages before and after printing document - Invalid page range: none printer-location= marker-level 52

I have two printers connected to my network. One is a Samsung C1860FW. The other is a Samsung M-2955ND.Both are on the same network. I've been running Ubuntu since 2009. Currently I'm running 20.04LTS....
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Ubuntu 20.04 - PC overheats and shuts down

Laptop model: Samsung RC530 I am a Ubuntu user since few years, but basic user so kinda like at a newbie level. I have this old Samsung RC530, and I wanted to bring some sparkle in it by installing ...
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Can I use my Samsung Note 8 pen and device as a stylus for my laptop?

How can I use my Android Samsung note 8 as a writingpad for my Laptop? I run Ubuntu 20.4 (I believe it's the latest version) I would like to use my phone to draw in Gimp or Inkscape. How would I do ...
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Printer Problems in Ubuntu 20.04 with Samsung Xpress C410 printer

Just installed Ubuntu 20.04 on my laptop and it went smoothly. The only problem is with printing. The printer installation went fine - selected the driver etc. All good. However, when I actually send ...
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Dual boot on a Samsung SSD EVO 860 whose factory files are removed

Question Factory files on a brand-new Samsung SSD 860 evo 500G are removed. Is it safe to install Windows and Ubuntu on it? Description I have bought a brand-new Samsung SSD 860 evo 500GB. First, its ...
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Ubuntu 20.04 Network printer works but scanner not detected

Samsung SCX-3405W Laster Multifunction Printer On Ubuntu 20.04. The printer works but scanner is not detected by Document Scanner (simple-scan).
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Samsung Galaxy Book S (Intel) Ubuntu 20.04 installation keyboard/touchpad do not work

I bought an Intel version of Samsung Galaxy Book S recently, and tried to install Ubuntu 20.04 as dual boot along with pre-installed Windows 10. After I select "Ubuntu" from grub (safe ...
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How to securely wipe my SSD before reinstalling an encrypted Ubuntu? [duplicate]

I think I didn't encrypt my drive when I installed Ubuntu and I would like to use the opportunity to change that when I install Ubuntu 20.04. I'd like to make sure that all data is permanently wiped ...
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Webcam not detected in Ubuntu 20.04, Samsung 350V5C. Anyone knows how to solve this?

As the title says, the integrated webcam isn't detected in my installation of Ubuntu 20.04 (tested on Pop! OS, LMDE, Mint and Linux MX, all had the same issue) on a Samsung 350V5C (from 2012 or so). I ...
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screen mirroring ubuntu to the new samsung smart tvs

Im using 2019 samsung curved smart tv version UN55RU7300FXZA and a ubuntu version 18.04.4 LTS .I've tried using the built inn chrome cast but the tv noticed on my laptop but it tells me source not ...
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Mostly unable to boot when [ ***] A start job is running for... FOREVER!

A mostly clean install of Ubuntu 20.04 occasionally boots quickly and flawlessly, but almost always hangs during boot. Sometimes it will boot 1 out of 3 times, other times I reboot 10+ times, spending ...
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Samsung NP940X5N doesn't boot

I have installed Ubuntu 20.04 at another partition than where a previous Ubuntu 18.04 has installed. But failed to boot, and systemd seems are waiting for the swap partition to be mount. So I just ...
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