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Questions tagged [drivers]

Drivers are the middleware that allow computer programs to use resources of a specific hardware device.

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Compile kernel module with static library (.a)

Welcome. I have such a problem, maybe sheet metal but unfortunately I can't deal with it. I have probably searched the whole Internet but unfortunately I have not found a solution to my problem. ...
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just got a blue screen, should i be worried? [on hold]

Got a blue screen while downloading amd drivers through amd radeon software should i be worried? I got this pc like 5 hours ago, it showed me the blue screen then I forced it to turn off, everything ...
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Does AMD have open source graphics drivers for Windows?

In the Linux world, AMD has been working very hard on AMDGPU recently, which is a high-quality open source driver now in the kernel. Does AMD have any similar open source drivers for Windows? What ...
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Fans loud , nvidia not detected, Asus Rog GL553VW

I have an asus rog GL553VW, I was running ubuntu and it starts to shutdown sometimes with no reason, so I have reinstalled everything from scratch(new windows / no ubuntu), Tried to install nvidia ...
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How to disable audio jack detection Dell e7400 Windows 10

I have a Dell e7400 (Win 10, 64bit) with broken headphone detection. The headphones are normally supposed to turn on when they're plugged in. However, i need to restart my computer with the headphones ...
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Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro 2019: Touchpad Experience. Can it be better?

Recently I moved from a MacBook Pro to Mi Notebook Pro 2019. I like my new laptop but there is a small but notable problem: touchpad feeling is quite, I'd say, sluggish. Can't say that it is bad (...
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Kernel error when using AVerMedia DVD EZMaker 7

I tried to create RCA video input over USB with AVerMedia DVD EZMaker 7 (07ca:c039). The device was recognized right but when I play Video capture in VLC i got kernel error. I had not install driver ...
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Which Intel chipsets support which Windows versions? [closed]

I have to inspect a couple of old PC, about 5 to 10 years old. I know that motherboards since a couple of years do not support Windows XP anymore. And then some motherboards support Windows 7, 8 and ...
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Windows XP drivers missing [closed]

I did a fresh install of Windows XP SP3 on a computer and there appear to be some drivers missing. They appear in the "other devices" section with yellow question mark and it says the drivers are not ...
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Windows 7 freezing while trying to load a driver

I noticed this issue about a week ago, when I wanted to play a game of LoL. The error happened in the loading screen (before the game started). Right before the loading screen, the PC would become ...
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How to avoid high cpu usage while reading/writing character device?

I need to write a linux kernel driver for a PCIe device with SRAM. For the first attempt, I've written a driver to access SRAM from PCIe with a character device. Everything works as expected, but ...
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Will system restore point restore drivers?

So if I uninstall my current wifi driver and install a new one and it fails, will system restore point recover my old one? horrible english sorry
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Error: no kernel image is available for execution on the device

I am trying to use a library written in CUDA in my own C++ program. As I call the functions of this library, I get the following errors - Error: no kernel image is available for execution on the ...
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Nvidia 2070 super drivers not working with Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

My system config: Ubuntu 18.04 Graphic card - Nvidia RTX 2070 super(Gigabyte) CPU - AMD Ryzen Nvidia Driver version - 435 I tried to install drivers from both PPA and Nvidia website. Typing ...
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finding the bios device drivers for acer 4152 travelmate

I have a very old laptop.More than 10 years old. Its model number is Acer Travelmate 4152NCLI, unfortunately there are some problems in this laptop which I explained in this thread. So I wanted to ...
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Acer travel mate 4152ncli mouse is running in laptop undefined mouse behavior

I am having some problem in my Acer travel mate 4152NCLI laptop. I have made a video of problem it can be seen on following link acer travelmate error https://youtu.be/7Z7bCqFLdKM If you see the ...
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A Tale of AMDGPU-PRO on Debian (2019) - What do I do if I install AMDGPU-PRO and now can't even get a splash screen?

There are a number of threads on StackExchange about AMDGPU-PRO (such as here, and here), but there seem to be a number of variables that can go wrong, and in my unique case, none of the threads I ...
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funky driver problems, need a solution to reinstall all *attached* drivers

after buying a new laptop (Lenovo ideapad 330) I replaced the included hard drive with an SSD, its given me a year of hard work, but after several windows updates a few things have broken, it doesnt ...
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Realtek Audio: Bass Increases as Volume Decreases

I have two ways to change the volume of an application on my Windows laptop: Change system volume (Native OS controls) Change application volume (YouTube video) When I change my system volume, the ...
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How can I reinstall the Android S8 device drivers?

I am having problems with my Samsung S8 today. When I plug in the phone into my PC I see this: I have tried plugging it in over 100 times and it worked a few random times - the other 98 times I got ...
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Driver Power State Failure Windows 10

I have a laptop ASUS X550JK, after installing the Windows 10, installing the missing drivers & programs, I get the Driver Power State Failure BSOD, I tried to update all drivers & change some ...
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Permanently permit (single) Unsigned Driver on Windows 10

I am a field technician and work with some older software/equipment. The equipment is still being manufactured, but the software stack is older and there are no signed drivers available for a software ...
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How do i completely clean reinstall windows 10 home? I want the pc to be fresh deleting all the current graphics drivers that i wrongly installed

I have installed wrong graphics drivers on my brand new windows 10 laptop. The driver situation is really messed up and there are a ton of other bugs and errors throught the system. I dont wanna reset ...
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Ubuntu dvb_usb_dvbsky no new_id

currently I'm trying to get my DVB-S2 Card running. It's an Elgato EyeTv Sat free, which got no Linux drivers. But it seems to be compatible to the DVBSky S860. So I wanted to try the dvbsky driver. ...
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funky mouse click not working issue Win10

So on my work PC I have been having this issue. My corporate service desk just wants to re-image the PC but in addition to that being a pain, I have to admit I am truly fascinated by the nuance of ...
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Need Windows Monitor drivers for Sceptre X322BV-SRD

I recently replaced my dead Sceptre X325BV-FMDR with a replacement, Sceptre X322BV-SRR, however, all that seems to be available monitor driver wise is the Generic PnP Monitor. It is functional, but ...
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Goodix touchscreen driver modules loads with wrong abs_x_max and abs_y_max

I am loading a goodix touchscreen driver on my yocto image for raspberry-pi cm3. When the pi boots up. The module loads successfully but I get a wrong value for abs_x_max and abs_y_max. [ 3.062137]...
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The USB is stuck during the loading screen right before Windows installation

Recently I built a new computer with the following parts:   Aorus X570 Elite Pro   AMD Ryzen 5 3600   2 Hyper X 8Gb RAM   GigaByte GeForce 1660 6Gb OC  &...
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What to do with these blue screens

So my pc keeps getting blue screens very often, and my games randomly crash, i dont know what to do, these are my blue screen errors: win32kfull.sys SYSTEM_THREAD_EXCEPTION_NOT_HANDLED dxgkrnl.sys ...
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Laptop Keeps Restarting when I Shutdown [closed]

My laptop keeps restarting and I can't make it shutdown, hibernate, or sleep. I updated all drivers via MSI driver center and updated BIOS firmware to E16S2IMS.105. I followed almost every solution on ...
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Cannot extend drive “There is not enough space available on the disk to complete this operation”

In Windows 10, I want to change my unallocated space by combining it with my 731.17 GB drive. Both are on the same drive. When trying to extend the H: drive it shows a message: There is not enough ...
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Win10 insists Bluetooth is off, cannot turn on

I'm working on transplanting a PC to a new case. Everything's working so far except the Bluetooth. It's using an Intel 3168 adapter. I updated to the latest Intel drivers. Win10 insists that ...
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Preventing GPU-bound application frame rate to drop when window is out of focus

I'm trying to run 2 instances of the same GPU-bound application (OpenPose 1.5.1) on a relatively high-end system and I need each instance to run at the same speed. However, the performance varies ...
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unable to change driver letter/format /view files on USB drive previously used as a flash space for linux centos 7

The device of discussion is: Kingston DataTraveler 3.0 USB Device Performing below actions on Operating system: windows 10 I used this 64GB as a flash space for the iso file for centos 7 ( linux) ...
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Chrome Driver not functioning preventing use of Selenium

I am trying to run a script with selenium using chromedriver as the driver. I receive the following error information: Traceback (most recent call last): File "C:\Users\samde\AppData\Local\...
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Generic Scanner Driver for windows 10

I have a scanner UMAX astar 5600. The scanner stopped working after I upgraded to windows 10 from windows 7. I managed to make the scanner work again by making use of Samsung scanner drivers(As ...
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What is the linux equivalent of altering a .inf file?

I am using an FTDI USB to UART breakout bridge. It has an inbuilt timer, the Receive Buffer Latency Timer, that starts timing when a piece of data is received to a buffer and on timeout then sends ...
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How do I force Windows 7 Home to use the Generic Display Driver permanently?

The ancient PC we use at work has a flickering screen and I have figured out that the issue is that the driver is faulty for some reason. When I boot into safe mode with networking the flickering ...
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Can't get network adapter to work Ralink 5572 chipset on Linux

So i have recently just gotten into linux so i'm still learning how to even use it, and using this as a last resort for my issue on my network adapter. This is also on VM btw. I plug it it, no ...
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Disable audio clipping protection Windows 10

I'm currently on Windows 10 1903 , on a HP Pavillion 15 Laptop. After updating to 1903 I noticed that the audio has some form of clipping protection or compression.. Where when listening to bass ...
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Please help me turn off pinch zoom on Windows 10 touchpad (no options from driver)

I have a Lenovo IdeaPad S145 laptop with an ELAN touchpad. The touchpad works, but there appears to be no way to configure the touchpad. Normally this is found in the 'Additional Mouse Options' menu ...
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Does Debian use the 32 bit Nvidia driver instead of the 64 bit Nvidia driver?

I installed Steam according to these instructions. At the end I had to install the 32 Bit Open-GL libraries. The following message appeared: Unsuitable Nvidia kernel module loaded The Nvidia driver ...
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Nvidia 'The driver installation is unable to locate the kernel source'

I have a machine (ubuntu 18.04) which previously had nvidia drivers (410.48) installed, via presumably cuda 10 runfile. uname -r: 5.0.0-23-generic I didn't provision it - I am just coming on to the ...
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Connect Aoc I1601FWUX monitor to Kubuntu

I have an portable usb type c Aoc I1601FWUX and when I try to connect with my laptop it says not signal. I tried using displaylink but after install it does not detect the monitor. Here is some info ...
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Reusing old laptop webcam as USB camera

I took the webcam from an old Compaq 620 laptop and after a few wire connections I can connect it to the USB port For a few seconds it is detected as HP Webcam 2.0 in device manager under Cameras (...
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Best way to make a bootable WIndows 10 image on USB with all existing softwares, drivers & configurations to deploy on identical hardwares?

Best way to make a bootable Windows 10 image on USB with all existing software, drivers & configurations to deploy on exactly identical hardware? There is no difference in the hardware we want to ...
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How does one Install a Brother HL-2270DW Laser Printer on Arch Linux ARM and Raspberry Pi 4B?

How to Install a Brother HL-2270DW Laser Printer on Arch Linux ARM and Raspberry Pi 4B? I can rarely find a solution to Arch Linux ARM 4.19 integration and implementation issues. This is a self-...
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Cannot find device file for LIS3LV02Dx

I try to get some data from my lis3lv02d board. I want to auto rotate my screen when i am turning my laptop. (HP Envy x360 Convertible 15-ds0) Ubuntu 19.10 (development branch) Kernel 5.3 I found ...
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NVIDIA-SMI has failed because it couldn't communicate with the NVIDIA driver. (even after driver reinstall )

i had faced with an issue on nvidia driver for 2080Ti (need to install nvidia driver + CUDA for torch usage). me@server:~$ python3 Python 3.6.8 (default, Aug 20 2019, 17:12:48) [GCC 8.3.0] on linux ...
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Cannot get Apache to find PDO driver

I am using Windows 10 and have installed Apache2.4, PHP7.2 and MySQL. I am having trouble installing the driver for pdo_mysql I have edited my php.ini file, and in the extensions section I have: ...