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Setup of X.org Server with EMPV-1201 mPCIE Card and HDM

I'm trying to set up X.org server on a Linux 16.04.7 (I know it's old, but the drivers for my EMPV-1201 mPCIE card only work up to that version). My hardware consists of an EMPV-1201 mPCIE to VGA card ...
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Can't use Fingerprint Reader on my HP Envy 13

Recently switched from win11 to Ubuntu and I can't find the option to enable fingerprint reader on my device: using lsusb bring the following results Bus 002 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0003 Linux Foundation ...
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Unable to adjust brightness in ubuntu

I tried almost everything that I found on the internet Installing brightness-controller: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:apandada1/brightness-controller sudo apt update sudo apt install brightness-...
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Installing cuda 10.2 outputs error with unmet dependencies [duplicate]

I have cuda 11.8 installed in a docker container but i need cuda 10.2. I tried following this post https://gist.github.com/tzvsi/222b3b22a847004a729744f89fe31255 but when i apt-get install -y cuda-10-...
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No wifi adapter found Ubuntu 22.04.1 LTS Lenovo

I bought a new laptop (Lenovo thinkbook 15 gen 4) and installed Ubuntu 22.04.1 LTS. It looks like that the kernel does not include the driver for the WiFi adapter. How can I find out what driver I ...
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Installing wifi drivers for Ubuntu (Asus)

Note - I'm not really experienced with linux so sorry if I get anything wrong. I've set up my computer to dual boot, I have windows 10 installed on an SSD and Ubuntu 22.04 LTS on a HDD (I've installed ...
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Ubuntu 22.04 - Network Controller Intel Corporation Centrino Wireless-N 2230 - Authentication with <MAC 'My SSID' [AC1]> timed out

My laptop HP Pavilion dv6-7084la + Ubuntu 22.04 + Network Controller Intel Corporation Centrino Wireless-N 2230 Network Manger in available wireless networks only shows one, the closest router seems, ...
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find a driver to Hp Deskjet 2721e [duplicate]

Getting this printer/scan, I can'get the right driver : on HP links, downloading failed. Computer LeNovo G 50-30, ubuntu 22.04
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Fixing USB Drive Corrupted [closed]

Generally, I use Gparted to fix USB Drive, like unallocated space. However, neither disks, apps, nor GParted detected my device this time. But my USB port is working fine, because i can see it in the ...
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Ubuntu 22.04.1 LTS - Intel iRISxe Graphics - No HDMI Output

I have installed Ubuntu 22.04.1 LTS on my new laptop. Everything works fine, beside of HDMI output. In a BIOS there is HDMI output, but when Ubuntu starts to boot, there is no more HDMI output. Once I ...
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Wireless mouse not working. MODEL: Intex Amaze plus

I tried the answers for "Wireless mouse not working", but those are for Logitech devices. I ran lsusb --vv and found out that the chip manufacturer is YICHIP, but I can't find its driver ...
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22.04 wifi lost on a aorus trx40 pro wifi

Hello I have a wifi problem. On 22.04 Ubuntu it does not see the wifi anymore. I think it may be a driver issue. Under windows there is no problem and I have had this setup for years before when I was ...
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Ubuntu Studio (22.04 LTS) - Can't switch from Intel HD 530 to Nvidia GTX 960m

Model: Dell Inspiron 7559 CPU: Core i7 6700HQ RAM: 12gb DDR3 Disks: 1 × m.2 SSD 500gb, 1 × SSD 1tb Integrated: Intel HD 530 Dedicated: Nvidia GTX 960m (rev a2) 4gb DDR5 lilly@laptop:~$ inxi -G ...
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How to pass kernel modules to initramfs

everyone. I need to add the kernel modules for Nvidia, like nvidia nvidia_modeset nvidia_uvm nvidia_drm and regenerate initramfs after. I know how to do this with mkinitcpio but couldn't find the ...
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No HDMI or speaker sound on Samsung Book2 Pro Ubuntu 22.04

Installed UEFI Ubuntu 22.04 on new Samsung Book2 Pro and HDMI output and speakers do not work. Headphone plugged into jack works. HDMI and sound both work on Win 11. Sound output device indicated as: ...
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Problems with nvidia on Ubuntu 22.04.1 LTS

Trying to install Ubuntu for the first time as needed for a course but having difficulties getting it to use my GPU. With the xorg driver it never uses my GPU for anything and so I get lots of lag ...
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Second monitor detected but no signal on Lenovo P16 Gen 2

I've been struggling with this problem for a while and been trying out different suggestions but none have worked yet, so I'll ask here! I run a Lenovo P16 Gen 2 and use its monitor and want to use a ...
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How to Install Driver for Camera and Touchscreen in Ubuntu 22.10

I have Windows Tablet Thunderbook (w802) and I want to have Ubuntu on it. It is really important that Camera and Touchscreen are working properly. Camera is OmniVision ov2680 and the Touchscreen is ...
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HP touchscreen malfunctioning in Kubuntu 22.04.1 LTS

I understand there are a large amount of questions regarding disabling the touchscreens and I've yet to find a useful answer from any of them. I have come so far as to find what seems to be the ...
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Wifi Symbol Missing/ Unable to Access Wifi on Ubuntu 22.04 LTS and 22.10 Lenovo Ideapad1 (Realtek 8852BE) (rtw89)

Running lspci -vvv | grep -A 10 -i "Network Controller" produces: 02:00.0 Network controller: Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. Device b852 Subsystem: Lenovo Device 4853 Control: I/O+ ...
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New to gaming / having high performance display(s) in linux ubuntu

I'm sorry if this (seemingly dead) horse has been beaten more than it should (I was never in loop to begin with) but if it must be beaten once again, feel free to drop the links to the comprehensive ...
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touchpad and keyboard of my laptop randomly freezing

I am experiencing a problem. Where the touchpad and keyboard of my laptop randomly freezes. Only suspending by closing the lid and then opening it helps. It happens on every Linux distro I've tried. ...
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Nvidia not getting detected by nvidia drivers [closed]

I just installed the latest and recommended nvidia driver using the GUI's (Software&Updates) Addition Drivers tab [OS: Ubuntu 22.04] After rebooting the system I'm noticing that my screen freezes ...
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System Freeze and Crash (18.04) when running Python-Scripts on CUDA [closed]

When I execute python-scripts running on CUDA, my machine will freeze and then crash without displaying any error messages. The same scripts were executed without problems just 2 weeks ago, on the ...
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Ubuntu resolution stuck at 1024x768 with integrated graphics

Recently installed Ubuntu on a Optiplex 9020. I am using the screen HP LP2465. Once in the Display settings to change the resolution I can see only 3 options,1024x768, 848x480, 800x600. My monitor is ...
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Bluetooth dongle with Realtek RTL8821CU chipset works, but not on Ubuntu

My system recognizes my dongle as supporting Bluetooth, but I cannot actually use the thing in any of the Bluetooth control interfaces (bluetoothctl, btmgmt, the graphical Bluetooth settings, etc.). I ...
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Wifi signals suddenly not showing up

My laptop suddenly doesn't find any wifi signal. As you can see from the picture below, on the top-right corner panel, the text related to the wifi symbol hasn't been reported. Notice that my laptop ...
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HDMI Capture Card MacroSilicon MS2109: MIssing Audio Device on Ubuntu 22.04

I have a HDMI-USB-Grabber MacroSilicon MS2109 that worked under Ubuntu 20.04 without problems. I could stream the HDMI-Input using this command line: ffmpeg -f v4l2 -input_format mjpeg -framerate 25 -...
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"MESA-LOADER: failed to open swrast:" -- Ubuntu 20.04

So, I've installed ANSYS Fluent on Ubuntu 20.04, but although it opens a window, the graphics window stays empty. On the console, I'm getting these messages: libGL error: MESA-LOADER: failed to open ...
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After update weird stuff started happening. Only one display and no nvidia commands worked

I did a normal update using gui since I got a popup. It installed most stuff, but said it couldn't install everything. So I pressed partial installation, thinking I could install the rest after a ...
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Does audio work in Zenbook 14x UX5401ZAS? [duplicate]

Here it is in the hardware database: https://linux-hardware.org/?view=computers&vendor=ASUSTek+Computer&model=Zenbook+UX5401ZAS_UX5401ZAS Audio chip is reported as Realtek ALC294. Audio issues ...
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Fingerprint sensor for ubuntu

I had recently switched to ubuntu from windows. After switching , my validity fingerprint sensor stop working. how to use it. I tried many stuffs on internet such as fingerprint gui tools but can't ...
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GPUDirect RDMA on X86 linux PC, driver build issue [closed]

I am trying to do GPUDirect RDMA mentioned in the below link. I am using an X86 Linux PC with Quadro M4000 GPU and CUDA 12.0 tool kit. While building the driver and executing CUDA programming, I am ...
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Alsa creates driver with 32 bit sampleformat. I need 24 bit

I have Asus Vivobook Pro 15 oled,with Ubuntu 22.04 in dual install with Windows 11. I have installed Ubuntu studio audio including lowlatency kernel. My sound card is PreSonus audiobox 1818vsl. In ...
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i have a problem with my bluetooth on ubuntu 22.04 not searching

My laptop Dell Latitude e5400 is not searching Bluetooth devices and yet it shows it has in built Bluetooth module. I updated Blueman and Bluez but it still shows connection to Bluez failed. I will be ...
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display UNCLAIMED for onboard GPU Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI]

I am using the onboard graphics of the motherboard "Gigabyte Gaming X670 X AX" and I have installed a fresh Ubuntu 22.04 LTS (also tried 20.04 LTS). On startup the screen resolution is stuck ...
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TPLink not working on dual boot

I have the same problem that this post I don't want to do necroposting it's the real cause because I do a new post but it's exactly the same problem. I have the same adapter model: TL-WN725N When I ...
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Ubuntu compatibility with Lenovo ThinkPad e15 gen 4 with ryzen 5625U [duplicate]

I am planning on buying a laptop for everyday use with Ubuntu. Since I live in India Lenovo does not ship with Ubuntu. Please check the specs and let me know if I will have driver problems with ...
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Colors (red, for example) are printing gray instead of red

I recently installed Ubuntu 22.04 on my laptop. Today I printed a document that has an image with a red border. The print preview showed the red border. My printer is an HP Color Laser Jet Pro M277dw. ...
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Unable to boot Ubuntu 18.04 , kernel panic, trying to upgrade nvidia drivers, recovery mode fails - how to get to terminal?

My desktop machine is unable to boot. I strongly suspect it is related to nvidia driver issues, I would love to get to a console so I can nuke it from the system and see if I can boot again. This ...
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Ubuntu 20.04 - can't see integrated Ryzen GPU

Just installed fresh Ubuntu 20.04 on my Ryzen 5700G, which has AMD Radeon Vega integrated. I have installed the AMD driver, from their website. I'm unable to choose the iGPU in any program. For ...
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Wifi signal is weak in Ubuntu 22.04 or sometime no signals

output of inxi -Fxz Earlier I had Windows 10 in my pc and it was working fine , Then I installed ubuntu 20.04 LTS and wifi network loss signals strength, Even though Now I have upgraded to 22.04 LTS ...
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GeForce GT 710 - Ubuntu is slow and unresponsive when more than one monitor is connected

Just bought two new 4k monitors but of reasons unknown Ubuntu 22.04.1 Jammy gets unresponsive and slow when I connect more than one monitor. Tested on windows with 4 monitors and all works perfect. So ...
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Install wifi driver without Ethernet

I'm a beginner using Linux, and when I installed Ubuntu yesterday, and at first all was working fine, the wifi worked and all was ok. Then today when u started the computer the wifi didn't work, I ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 LTS gets stuck on boot after graphics driver update [duplicate]

I was attempting to run Luminar AI in the Virtual Machine with Windows 10. It gave me an error saying I needed to update the graphics driver. I used terminal commands but I don't know which one I ...
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Proprietary drivers not used on restart

I have to force NVIDIA drivers every time I restart or suspend my machine (Dell XPS 15) on Ubuntu 22.04.1. If I forget to set it my battery drains very quickly. Every time I pick up my machine I have ...
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Can't boot ubuntu after installing nvidia driver on laptop [duplicate]

The goal is to activate dedicated graphic card to play game. I updated kernel to install nvidia driver. I can boot the system in recovery mode but no network available in it. bellow, this is what i ...
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ubuntu nvidia driver installation fails

I have rtx3090ti nvidia driver and install the latest nvidia driver across diverse ways such as from additional drivers app or apt install. Both does not work the output is always the same. NVIDIA-SMI ...
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Ubuntu runs normally if I enter the second option in Grub menu. Doesn't work with the default option

If I go to my Ubuntu 22.10 Grub Menu I have 4 options: Ubuntu, with Linux 5.19.0-28-generic Ubuntu, with Linux 5.19.0-28-generic (recovery) Ubuntu, with Linux 5.15.0-58-generic Ubuntu, with Linux 5.15....
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Ubuntu Graphics Driver - Boot Problem

For my project, I was trying to install a specific version of Nvidia driver (515) to match it with specific versions of Cuda and Cudnn. I downloaded the driver using this link (https://www.nvidia.com/...

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