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How do I get my Intel Dual Band Wireless AC 7260 WIFI Card to Work with Linux?

I’m quite new to Linux, and am not sure how to go about getting this to work. I’m not sure how to get my Toshiba Satellite E55-A5114’s WIFI Card to Work (Computer info). While in Windows 8.1, I was ...
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How to check Intel iGPU frequency on Linux?

I own Intel Haswell G3420. At stock its iGPU has 1,15 GHz turbo frequency. In my UEFI I overclocked the iGPU to 1,5 GHz and added voltage. However the framerates in both benchmarks and games are the ...
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Installing video,audio drivers in kali linux

I have installed Kali Linux 1.0.6 64-bit on my Acer Aspire 5755g laptop. I have tried hard, but have not been able to install proper audio and video drivers. Laptop Config: 00:02.0 VGA compatible ...
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Using Intel Smart Response Technology (IRST) with Linux only?

I have an existing Fedora 20 installation and would like to use my newly bought 64GB SSD for acceleration purposes. Since I have a mainboard that supports Intel SRT, and RST with that, I was ...
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How to install intel driver in Lubuntu

Ive recently installed Lubuntu on my pc. But i don't know how to install my intel chipset driver (intel_inf8111010fin.exe). Specs: Lubuntu 13.10 (Salamander) & WinXp Sp3 P4 cpu 2.60, 1 ram
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How to interpret this /proc/cpuinfo data?

I'm using Intel Xeon E5-2620 processor. These are something I'm confusing about. I'm using Linux and in /proc/cpuinfo it says model name : Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5-2620 0 @ 2.00GHz According to the ...
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how to disable Hardware prefetcher in core i3/i7

Is there any way to disable the hardware prefetcher in Intel core i3 /i7 ? Although I have posted related question in stackoverflow, but no solution till now. ...
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how to solve MPV issue - X11 error: GLXBadFBConfig

I'm having an issue with MPV (the MPlayer2 fork). I set it to use the OpenGL Video Output because it looks/performs the best on my laptop (older Intel). However, every time I open a video, it gives me ...
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Can Intel Xeon Phi improve ffmpeg performance?

I'm building a server for video encoding and I'm planning to use the latest Xenon e5-2697 v2. Can Xeon Phi help me improve ffmpeg encoding performance? a bit confused by this new "processor" ...
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How do I configure ifort on a personal workstation?

I've been getting into some heavy numerical work lately, so I went ahead and installed Intel Parallel Studio on Debian 7. Unfortunately, to use any of the installed software, I need to source a number ...
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Install too much RAM - and then? [closed]

I saw some already asked if its possible to install more than max. specified RAM capacity. I want to go a bit further. I have a laptop (Vaio VPCF11C5e) with currently 2x4GB 1066Mhz installed. ...
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Difference between hardware before and after laptop clean up

I recently took my laptop to get cleaned and I saved the output of the command lshw to make sure the hardware was not changed. After I got it back, I ran the lshw command again and did a diff, and I ...
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Intel Wifi card module not visible in linux menuconfig

I've gotten myself into a pickle it seems. I just got the latest gentoo kernel (3.7.10), and it seems that they didn't include my wireless lan driver in the menuconfig (or it depends on another option ...
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How can I disable the NVIDIA Optimus chip?

To this question, it may sound like there are a lot of confliction with this question already, well... let me explain first: Ubuntu 11.04 - disable NVIDIA graphics card -- To this, I am using Arch ...
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intel/ati dualhead black monitor - brightness set to 0 (acpi issue?)

I'm using Arch Linux, but had this issue with other distributions as well: on HP Pavilion G6 laptop with Intel and Radeon graphic card. When I modify the xorg.conf file to enable dualhead (such as: ...
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Intel Matrix Storage Manager vs Linux Software RAID

The chipset I'm using supports the Intel RSTe technology. It means that I have two options for RAID setup: Ordinary linux software RAID, using mdadm command. RSTe (either by the BIOS or, again, ...
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Using internal SSD for Linux Install

I have a Samsung NP530 ultrabook. I am planning to dual-boot the Win7 on it with Xubuntu 12.04. The ultrabook has a 500GB Hitachi HDD and a 16GB SanDisk SSD. I can see the HDD in BIOS, but not the ...
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ifconfig won't let me set MAC address that doesn't begin with 00:26

I have an Intel 1000 BGN Wi-Fi card and I tried to set its MAC address to 00:00:de:ad:be:ef, but this didn't work: [root@localhost .]# ifconfig wlan0 hw ether 00:00:de:ad:be:ef SIOCSIFHWADDR: Cannot ...
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Linux support for Intel GMA 3650

I recently purchased an Intel D2700DC motherboard and I quickly realised there are no Linux drivers for the integrated graphics (Intel GMA 3650). Does anyone know if there will be any driver in the ...
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How to make Linux use the proper diplay driver? How to prioritize the drivers?

So, there are 2 GPUs in my laptop. An Intel one, and an ATI one. The Intel comes with a nice open-source driver, which works OOTB. The ATI one needs the proprietary driver, to function properly (like ...
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Running Linux with Intel and Nvidia Cards - Way to select at boot time?

I have a Dell XPS L702X laptop which has an Intel and Nvidia card built into it. In Windows the laptop will switch between the two depending on power usage, so I can run the Intel card when I want ...
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Intel Core2Duo E4400 processors running at different speed?

I was checking my old computer today and I noticed something I tough was kinda strange. The CPU is a Intel Core2Duo E4400 (2M Cache, 2.00 GHz, 800 MHz FSB). I am running linux so I ran the commands ...
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Can I run Compiz Fusion on an Intel graphics card in Xubuntu?

I have a new state of the art Dell laptop with Xubuntu 11.04 on it. It has a hybrid graphics card with Optimus. The net is full of explanations why it's not working in Linux. I was trying so much to ...
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Do Intel HD 3000 Graphics run out of the box on Linux? [closed]

Do Intel HD 3000 Graphics run out of the box on Linux? Or do I have to do some manual work to get it working? Does Intel develop open source drivers? Are they faster than on Windows? This would ...
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Installing Intel 82579 drivers on Debian 6.01a without any issues, but the NIC disappears after reboot

I'm currently working with Debian 6.01a and the 1.2.20 and 1.3.10a drivers from the Intel site for the 82579 NIC. I modprobe -r e1000e and then insmod /filepath/e1000e.ko. After running ifconfig -a, ...
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Makefile fails to install file correctly, installing HPL

I started installing HPL a while ago, and had a related question. I've been following along with this guide from Intel. I figure this warrants a whole new one. When I try to make the archive, the ...
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Gentoo: Can't mute when headphone plugged in

i can't mute when i plugged in a headphone on my laptop. But it works in Windows 7. Here comes output from lshw command: *-multimedia description: Audio device product: 82801I ...
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Computer freezes upon bringing wireless interface up

I installed a new wireless card in my laptop, replacing a Broadcom 4312 with an Intel 6200 wireless card. Now, whenever I bring the interface up with ifconfig wlan0 up, it freezes. I'm running Arch ...
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Unable to access intel fake RAID 1 array in Fedora 14 after reboot

1st I am relatively new to linux (but not to *nix). I have 4 disks assembled in the following intel ahci bios fake raid arrays: 2x320GB RAID1 - used for operating systems md126 2x1TB RAID1 - used for ...
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Overclocking tools for linux - intel core duo 6600e

Do you know something to overclock my procesor with temperature sensor on linux?
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Installing Ia32build (Intel assembler) in ubuntu

I am looking for a assembler, in my college there is a ia32build assembler. I have tried searching it in Google, but I can't find it. I have x86 processor and I want to install it in Ubuntu 10.4. ...
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how to install xorg intel driver in the stable/testing debian os to support intel GMA3150 video

GMA3150 intel video chipset requires xf86-video-intel 2.10.0 video driver. stable debian (lenny) has 2.3.2 version of xf86-video-intel driver. testing debian (squeeze) has 2.9.1. version. unstable ...
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how to load kernel on intel 86 motherboard? [closed]

i have intel 86 motherboard....how to load kernel and how to connect motherboard through another computer.Does anybosy have any clue reagrding this..I am newbie in this area.
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Fedora 12 Wireless problems (Intel Wireless 4965AGN Card)

I'm having an interesting experience with my wireless card at the moment. Basically, it goes like this: I connect to the local wireless network (netgear router) It works, briefly, allowing me to ...
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Determine Socket from /proc/cpuinfo

Is there a simple way to determine the CPU socket from the output of /proc/cpuinfo. Determining the type of processor is simple enough, but the processor I have (Celeron) has two different possible ...
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How to get working dual head on Intel GM965/GL960 under Linux?

I have a pretty old laptop - HP Compaq 6710b, with Intel GM965/GL960 (as lspci reports) graphics. In the laptop, I have 15.4", 1680x1050 LCD. I also have stand-alone monitor, LCD, 17", 1280x1024. I ...
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Video and LAN Cards are not recognized on Intel DG41RQ MB

My 32 bit Debian Etch with Etch-n-Half kernel 2.6.24 and Etch-n-half video driver xserver-xorg-video-intel 2.2.1-1~etchnhalf2 does not recognize my on-board LAN and Video. I can work only with VESA ...
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Alternative Intel drivers for X

I'm having trouble getting X to run with the defaults on my chakra linux live-cd. It is an Arch based distro. I have a thinkpad x40 with Intel 855GME and I get "no valid modes" error from X. I figure ...