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Toshiba is a Japanese company that manufactures electronic, computer, and industrial equipments.

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No 2 Finger Scroll

I just installed Lubuntu desktop 20.04 on a Toshiba Satalite D405 laptop. The install went well nearly everything seemed to work except 2 finger scrolling. I found the touchpad settings, but the ...
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battery is showing 0% with an exclaimation mark in Toshiba Satellite C850

I am new to Ubuntu, I have installed it recently, but my battery is showing 0% with an exclaimation mark although my laptop is fully charged. Please help me out.
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Lost sound after updating to Ubuntu 20.04 LTS

I lost sound after updating to Ubuntu 20.04 LTS Everything is fine except this. Thanks in advance for your help.
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Black screen with white lines at the top

I am trying to install Ubuntu on an old Toshiba 64x laptop that I never used. When I put in the USB drive which works on other computers rather than loading the Ubuntu installation page, it just shows ...
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Toshiba - bootloop Ubuntu 18.04

I installed Ubuntu 18.04 on my Toshiba Tecra R950-1EL. When booting I get promoted with the Toshiba logo, then I get (in less then 1 second) the message System BootOrder not found. Initialising ...
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Touchpad not working on a Toshiba R700-18Q with Ubuntu

A few days ago I installed Ubuntu on this old Toshiba laptop. Everything was working fine (including an external mouse), except for the touchpad, which does nothing. On Ubuntu Software > Software &...
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Custom Ubuntu based iso won't boot if “USB Legacy Emulation” is disabled

I have a custom Ubuntu based iso which boots fine in BIOS mode on a Toshiba C55-A5310. It will also boot in UEFI mode if "USB Legacy Emulation" is enabled. With the machine is in UEFI mode and "USB ...
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Ubuntu touchpad issue - mouse pointer moving around

I looked at Ubuntu touchpad issues - mouse pointer jumps around, but my issue is a little different. The mouse pointer doesn't jump to a specific spot. Instead, when I am trying to use the mousepad ...
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Set external monitor's resolution

I know theres already a question talking about it, I know. Here's the answer that "solved" my issue: https://askubuntu.com/a/377944 It gave me the following result (notice how 1600x900 is now listed!...
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Problems after moving from Windows to Ubuntu [closed]

I have just installed Ubuntu 18.04.3 on a Toshiba Satellite C50-A-1HV and it doesn't detect any USB device (tried with mouse, HDD and memory stick). With Windows, USB devices worked OK. I used an ...
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Problem turning Toshiba PC off

I'm having trouble to turn off my computer. I'm using Kubuntu right now, but it happens with every single distro I tried in this PC (Regular Ubuntu, Xubuntu and Solus). So I think this may be related ...
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No Keyboard Backlight for Toshiba Qosmio X770

I have researched the old questions but I am still stuck. I am running Kubuntu 18.04. my question is about back light
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Installation for Ubuntu 16.04.6 Hangs on Toshiba Qosmia G55-Q804

This is my first experience within anything Linux based. I wanted to install Ubuntu 16.04 (32 Bit) on my old laptop using Virtualbox version 5.2.30 because Virtualbox says that version was best for 32 ...
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A start job is running for Wait until snapd is fully seeded

I’m new to Ubuntu and I’m trying to install Ubuntu Server on my toshiba laptop. It’s been hung on this message for the past half hour: A start job is running for Wait until snapd is fully seeded (...
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Setting up Toshiba e-Studio 5005AC on 18.04?

Just got into a new office, where there are two printers: 4505ac and 5005ac from Toshiba. There are no drivers available (in the database) for these models. Also I need to enter a department code ...
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Unable to install drivers for Toshiba Dynadock using Ubuntu 18.04

I'm running a Toshiba Protege z30 and I have a Toshiba Dynadock which I'd like to use so I can run 3 screens. I've tried to download the drivers from the Displaylink site however I've had multiple ...
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Problem with Toshiba satellite c55t-c5300 [duplicate]

I started working few months ago with Linux and decided to go all-in and switch from windows to linux. I installed ubuntu 16.04 and the wifi isn't working at all, tried lots of guides online with no ...
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HP laptop file system check found a Toshiba device

I am using Ubuntu 16.04 on a Hp laptop and when I ran a file system check (fsck) it found a Toshiba device. Answers on what this means would be highly appreciative. Here is a screenshot: http://jmp....
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Ubuntu 16.04.3 LTS not booting after install

I had an "old" unused Toshiba Satellite M50D-A at my place (it didn't have any OS installed anymore), so I decided to put Ubuntu 16.04.3 LTS on a USB and give it a try. It might be worth noting that I'...
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Tablet Function on Toshiba Portege M200 [duplicate]

This is actually a simple question. Will all of the tablet functions on my Toshiba Portege M200 still work? It's an old laptop that swivels into a tablet and I just want to use it to take notes and ...
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Ubuntu Install Toshiba Laptop Fail

I installed ubuntu 16.04 x64 on my Toshiba laptop via Bootable USB. I am booting with UEFI. Previously, only windows was installed on the laptop. I first chose 'delete disk and install ubuntu' option ...
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Unable to boot after 17.10 installation - “no bootable device” on Toshiba L50-B-243

Thanks in advance for any help you guys can provide. I have a Toshiba L50-B-243. I installed Ubuntu 17.10 choosing to erase the entire disk and previous partitions (Windows 10 & KDE Neon). ...
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Unable to activate “Enable Wireless”

It's my first time installing Linux (Ubuntu) at my desktop, and it seems not to be a good start. I have Ubuntu 16.04.3 LTS, in a Toshiba, but I'm unable to activate Wireless network, via System ...
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Clean install of 16.04 won't work [duplicate]

I have an old Toshiba Satellite C55-B5201 that I installed Ubuntu 16.04 on. With a clean install from USB, I have gone through everything 3 times. I reach the point where it says "take out your media,...
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No sound ubuntu 16.04 LTS

I installed Ubuntu 16.04 LTS, but I have no sound. I do not know a lot about Ubuntu, but I have tried everything I could find on the Internet. I did a 12 step solving plan from the Ubuntu site, but ...
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Toshiba Portege z835 wifi not working @ 16.04 LTS

I need some help to get my wifi card working. I migrated from w7 to Ubuntu 16.04 LTS and my problem started. My wireless card is enabled into BIOS settings, and I've already pressed Fn+F8 to turn it ...
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Tecra Z50-C Touchpad: 2 Fingers scroll results in spurious middle click and right click

Using ubuntu 16.04 freshly installed, the touchpad is unusable when using the scrolling with 2 fingers. Is there anyway to use another driver or a generic one ( seems that the one used during the ...
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Toshiba Satellite A 655 wifi switch doesn't work network disabled after 16.04 update

I have read through many of the posts and none help. Looking for someone to run through the steps one on one. Thank you in advance. *-network description: Ethernet interface ...
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Bluetooth not working - Ubuntu 16.04 Toshiba L50D-C

I got an bluetooth icon, I can turn it on and off, i can make it hidden or not and there are preferences. When I press Device search, laptop can not find any device. I tried several phones, headphones ...
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Can't get my wireless to work on Toshiba-Satellite-C70D-B

I've read some of the previous questions and answers and have not yet found what I need. I have a lot of info, but don't know what to do with it. One thing that confuses me is I cannot "see" what ...
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Invert fn key in Toshiba Satellite?

I have a Toshiba Satellite S55-B5280. On the F* keys are also functions like play, pause, volume, brightness, etc, with an FN key to choose between F* or the multimedia keys. After upgrading from ...
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No Sound Toshiba Chromebook Dual Boot Ubuntu 16.04

I have recently installed Ubuntu 16.04 on my Toshiba Chromebook 2. It is a dual boot running alongside ChromeOS. I can not get any sound on Ubuntu (chrome works fine) and I have tried following some ...
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Did they ever find a fancontrol solution for Toshibas?

Overheating is a real problem to the point where my Toshiba Satellite automatically shuts down after exceeding 85dg C. I'm not knowledgeable with linux/ubuntu in the least so if I am missing any other ...
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file type options under properties on dolphin does not work. Ubuntu 16.04

I have installed dolphin, additional to Nautilus on Ubuntu 16.04. When I select a file and go to properties and press the file type options button nothing happens. A window showing possible ...
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Hotkeys not working

I am trying to install Ubuntu 16.04 LTS on my Toshiba Satellite C55-B5101. A few weeks ago I was running windows 10, and it froze, so I did a hard shut down. Afterwards it wouldn't turn back on. So ...
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Black screen on Lubuntu

I've got a fresh install of Lubuntu 16.04 with dual boot. It worked well the first few times I started it but it doesn t work anymore. I get a black screen after selecting the default choice in GRUB. ...
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How to make my Toshiba u940 laptop's keyboard backlit to work?

I am using the latest Xubuntu x64 version as of this posting.. It's installed in dual boot with Windows 10.. the KB Backlight is working when I boot on Windows and from the bios.. The moment It enters ...
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Bluetooth: how to solve “not enough free handles to register service” error?

Since a couple of weeks I'm having an annoying problem. The connection switch in bluetooth is greyed out: So in order to re-establish a connection, I have to re-pair the devices (a bluetooth speaker ...
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Ubuntu won't boot from my hard drive, only a trial version from USB-Live pendrive

I've tried to google my problem before registering here and I did find a lot of people having similar issues that I have but never actually found a solution that would work for me. Basically speaking ...
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Toshiba Broadcom bluetooth [0930:0225] is not working on Ubuntu

i can't enable bluetooth. I have tried every things but no success, Here is some commands i have tried: $> rfkill list 0: phy0: Wireless LAN Soft blocked: no Hard blocked: no 1: brcmwl-...
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Live USB will only boot from UEFI

I have a 5 year old Toshiba Satellite L745. I wanted to install Ubuntu on it. It only has legacy BIOS and no UEFI. When I attempt to boot from a flash drive (I tested 2 flash drives and both worked on ...
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Wifi not working after installing Ubuntu 15.10 on Toshiba Satellite S50-B-15N

I'm using a Toshiba Satellite S50-B-15N laptop to dual boot Windows 10 and Ubuntu. I installed Ubuntu 15.10 for the very first time today and unfortunately the wifi doesn't appear to be working. It ...
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Just installed Ubuntu but booting error displayed “Insert system disk in drive.”

Until a few days ago I was mainly a Windows user, since I couldn't install linux via dual boot on my computer. I tried everything several times, did everything right, but the problem was that after I ...
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Clickpad not working properly

I have a Toshiba M50-A11-L with a Clickpad. When I put my finger on the Clickpad and click with the mouse and then drag it, it doesn't recognize my second finger. I can't click and drag. Update: ...
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toshiba satellite l350-17p

I am totally new on Linux and I want to use my old laptop toshiba satellite l350-17p to install Ubuntu 64 as the only OS on this machine. Do you think I am ok with the 64 or should Igo for the 32? ...
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Toshiba Satellite L855 - Ubuntu 15.+ Synaptics Issue

I am running Ubuntu 15.10. (and same issue on the Ubuntu 15.04) I recently updated from Ubuntu 14.04(?) and I did not have this issue. When I try to use the Synaptics finger trackpad, I cannot ...
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Installing Ubuntu on a Toshiba cick mini

I'm desperately trying to boot Ubuntu under my Toshiba Click Mini tablet, without any lucks. I downloaded the ubuntu-15.10-desktop-amd64.iso version and checked the quality with md5sum. I disabled ...
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Change brightness works in Unity but not spectrwm

I use spectrwm so I want to be able to adjust the screen brightness using command line tools. However, none seem to be working. The odd thing is that if I run Unity and access the "Brightness" ...
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Toshiba S70-B bluetooth issue

Bluetooth does not work in any release of Ubuntu I've tried, as late as 15.04 3.19.0-23-generic #24-Ubuntu SMP Tue Jul 7 18:52:55 UTC 2015 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux The adapter is BCM43142A0 ...
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Installing Ubuntu with SSD in a Toshiba Satellite L50-B-137 (PSKT4E)

I have recently upgraded the BIOS in my Toshiba Satellite L50-B-137 (PSKT4E) to the latest (Version 2.00) and I am trying to install Linux Ubuntu on a brand new OCZ ARC 100 SSD drive (480GB). I am ...