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Questions about running elementary OS with AMD hardware such as GPUs and CPUs.

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Fans constantly running eOS 6.1 on 2021 Matebook 14 amd Ryzen 7

I tried to run eOS 6.1 on my 2021 Matebook 14 with Ryzen 7 (16 GB RAM, 512 GB SSD). After a fresh installation + update the fans are audible and keep running for even normal tasks like browsing the ...
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Not able to install elementary OS (I think graphics drivers problem)

I am using CPU: AMD Ryzen 3 3200G (4) @ 3.600GHz GPU: AMD ATI 07:00.0 Picasso I am writing this using the live mode. Because that is the only thing I am able to do. I am trying to dual boot with ...
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gpio_aaeon when booting into live usb

How do I get past this error gpio_aaeon? I am trying to boot into a live USB of Elementary OS v -6.0-stable.202108 on a R7 5800X , 6700XT b550-a strix
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Odin - No backlight after suspend

I am using an Lenovo Legion 5 with an AMD Ryzen 7 5800H and a NVIDIA 3060. When I suspend my laptop, either through systemctl, the wingpanel button, closing the laptop or pressing the powerbutton, it ...
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GRUB Editing not working, leaving R9 390 on a dark screen

I use an MSI R9 390, the card is famously unoptimized and needs GRUB edits for injection of kernel arguments radeon.cik_support=0 radeon.si_support=0 amdgpu.cik_support=1 amdgpu.si_support=1 amdgpu....
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WIFI not showing up in OS

good afternoon to you, so I have installed Elementary OS and find it very beautiful however it seems like the OS does not recognize my WI-FI adapter. I am using a Lenovo Ideapad 3 and I do not have an ...
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AMDGPU problems installing elementary OS 6 beta 2

I am on elementary OS 5.1.7 and trying to install elementary OS 6 beta 2. I used Etcher to create my live USB. However, when booting up from the live USB, I am only getting a blank screen.I am on AMD ...
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Hera 5.1 Stable installer boots to corrupted graphics on AMD 550RX 4GB

While attempting to boot the elementaryos-5.1-stable.20200814.iso installer with an AMD Radeon 550RX with 4GB RAM I'm seeing corrupted graphics and not sure how to proceed: For what it's worth, I ran ...
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Elementary os in ryzen 4500u graphics issues Renoir

I got a new laptop . ThinkPad e14 gen 2 with AMD Ryzen 4500u. I installed elementary os from latest iso 5.x available in the website.it updated the system and it got kernel update till 5.4 with hwe. ...
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Resolving System Freezing / Crashes

For background, I'm new to Elementary OS, but have been using Linux (mostly Ubuntu) for over a decade as a casual user (not a power user). This is the first distro that I've installed on my desktop ...
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Elementary OS Freezes Randomly after booting [AMD Ryzen 7]

Disclaimer: Newbie to Linux! Recently installed Elementary OS as my main driver (not dual) booting for my Dell Inspiron laptop. Issue: System freezes randomly. Sometimes the freeze is just the display ...
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elementary OS hangs a lot

Issue Lately, my elementary OS has started hanging a lot. Like a few times a week. At times, these hangs make the icons or buttons, etc. on the screen change into white rectangles. Then, I have to ...
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Can I use an eGPU with elementary OS and if so, how do I set it up?

For a project, I need a better graphics card. The iGPU of my Dell XPS 13, which is an Intel UHD 620, is not sufficiently strong. I don't want to sell my laptop, because aside from the GPU, it's more ...
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wifi cannot find any devices

i'm running elementary 5.1 on a huawei matebook 13 with Amd drivers. my WiFi cannot find any devices it's only working with wired connection
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Laptop does not suspend/sleep

I would love to switch to elementary OS/ubuntu full time but there are just a few issues holding me back right now. My laptop does not go to sleep when I close the lid. The fan just keeps on spinning,...
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black screen on startup

I am using an AMD rx570. I was using Ellesmere driver, but I tried updating it. Now when I reboot my computer all I see is a black screen (don't even see elementary startup logo). I am able to access ...
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AMD Laptop: Boot sometimes fails

I seem to have fixed this issue and posting my answer below. TLDR: this seems to be common problem with AMD machines. I am stuck with a boot problem I struggle to narrow down: I installed elementary ...
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Can't install AMD drivers on ElementaryOS Hera - Unsupported DEB-based OS

I am trying to install AMD drivers for my RX 480 8GB GPU and I'm following this article from AMD to install it. When I get to the point of running this command ./amdgpu-pro-install -y It throws an ...
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How do I install AMD drivers?

I installed a fresh copy of elementary os 5.1.2 Hera and my gpu fan is cranked up to about 50% all the time it sounds like. I have a feeling it has to do with it missing a driver. So how can I install ...
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Can't get AMD video card working

Relatively new to Linux. Lenovo T495 - AMD Ryzen™ 7 PRO 3700U - AMD Vega 10 graphics. Can't get video card working properly and can't install AMD pro drivers because of a 'failed for running kernel' ...
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Installer not booting on my Ryzen (3 3200G) system

I was hoping the updated hardware stack was going to increase my odds of success. Aside from some network issues (detects speed and duplex wrong)and some sleep issues, the same thumb drive installed ...
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Why is my eOS running slow on my laptop?

I'm new to the OS and to Linux in general and I would like to know why is my laptop running eOS so slow (even slower than it ran Windows) Specs: AMD A10-8700P, 8GB DDR3, 5400RPM 1Tb HHD and Radeon R6 ...
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Display issues running elementary on an iMac: black screen on boot and does not wake from suspend

I'm returning to eOs after using Freya for a while and have successfully installed ElementaryOs 5.1 on an iMac (2009 or so, believe it was 11,2) and really like the updates y'all have made! I'm ...
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CPU frequency stuck at 1.550 GHz

I have my system running Juno with the 5.3.11 Kernel, with a Ryzen 7 1700 set in the UEFI to 3.9 GHz, but I've noticed the cpu doesn't go above 1.550 GHz, even while rendering with Blender. Entering ...
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System won't wake up after suspend (black screen)

I've just installed elementary OS 5 Juno, my problem is that after my notebook suspends it never wake's up or return from the suspending state, doesn't matter if is suspended because the lid was ...
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Adjust refresh rate?

I'm trying to increase the refresh rate of my monitor on eOS 5.0 As other posts suggested I tried to use xrandr to adjust the refresh rate, from 60Hz to my monitors native 75Hz. According to the ...
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Step wise guide to install elementary OS on ryzen 5

Hey i am having an acer nitro 5 with ryzen 2500u i would like to how to install elementary OS on it cause the normal method using rufus doesn't work on it...i am not gr8 in installation of linux as i ...
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Elementary OS Problems: Installation, Resolution and Graphics

I'm relatively new to Linux distros, and my first shot at it was Elementary OS Loki. I installed it to my old PC with no hitches. It was an old i3, and a GTX 1050. However, now, I installed ...
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Increased idle RAM usage with time on eos Juno

I've been using eOS Juno since feb 2019. FYI, initial RAM usage is at 20% (total RAM 8GB, 7.1GB available), at the end 45-50% (after closing all running applications.) EDIT: This is an HP laptop, ...
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AMDGPU-Pro on Juno to improve performance and compability

Is there a way to install the amdgpu-pro drivers for elementary juno to improve gaming performance? I'm new to linux and I'm trying to get a picture here: On how to improve the gaming performance and ...
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how to make AMD switchable graphics work in linux?

I do have AMD redeon 530 graphics card in my laptop. Is there a way i can make PC to use it.MY steam doesnt detect my AMD redeon 530 graphics.
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AMD Dual GPU Issue

I'm new to eOS. Sorry for my probably bad english, i'm french ^^". When I'm trying to watch videos (personal videos or youtube), the screen is in a strange red style. If the quality is very low (...
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Install AMD A10-8700P Radeon R6 driver

How to install driver for AMD A10-8700P Radeon R6 graphic card? *-display description: VGA compatible controller product: Carrizo vendor: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/...
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Cant Install/Boot elementary OS with GPU + AMD PRO WX2100

I have some problems that happen with an old system based on FX-8350/AMD790 and also with a new one based on Ryzen5 2600/AMD350. I can install the system and run it without problems only with my main ...
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add support for AMD graphics card

i am using hp notebook and i switched from windows to elementary OS and don't find support for AMD graphics card please give driver update hope you will work on my request
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AMD Threadripper support

Does current eOS build work with Ryzen specifically Thraeadripper 1950? Or do I need to do some specific steps to build to latest kernel?
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Laptop with hybrid GPUs

I have a Lenovo Z51-70 with Intel integrated graphics and an AMD R9 M375X. I have several GPU related questions: What kind of drivers do I have to install? Where from? How can I set which GPU is used? ...
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changing drivers from mesa to AMD

Do I need to remove mesa drivers before installing AMD drivers ?? tried looking up but all that comes up is how to remove drivers.
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Installing proper video drivers

I installed Elementary OS Loki today and it doesnt feel smooth at all. It is very laggy. I know for a fact, that once I updated my drives on Ubuntu, which had the same problem, it was really smooth. ...
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Amd CPU ryzen supported?

I have a brand new AMD Ryzen CPU and I would like to install Elementary OS, but it is stuck at boot screen... When will Elementary OS be compatible ? I'm using elementaryos-0.4.1-stable.20170517 ...
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How do I install AMD drivers for rx480 card?

I have had a really difficult transition from Windows to Linux for the last month or so I've been toying around with different distros, and with all of them have yet to been able to install the AMD ...
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When will elementary OS get Linux Kernel 4.10?

when will elementary OS get kernel 4.10 as part of the default installation?
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How is your support for older 64 bit AMD processors?

I have an older PC with 2 core AMD 64 bit processors. Your specs seem to call for an Intel i3 processor as the minimum. Let me know.
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OSX doesn't boot on mac after installing Elementary OS and modifying Grub

I've installed ElementaryOS on OSX, at first a black scree was shown, I followed the #9 and #10 tutorials in the answer in: Black screen when installing OS ,in the final steps I was able to boot on ...
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AMDGPU-PRO driver on loki

loki is based on ubuntu 16.04, which has some issues with amd proprietary drivers, but according to http://support.amd.com/en-us/kb-articles/Pages/AMD-Radeon-GPU-PRO-Linux-Beta-Driver%E2%80%93Release-...
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Cannot disable AMD Graphics card, I want to run only Intel Integrated

I am new to Linux and having a very difficult time running Elementary OS Loki without any hiccups. I am currently running it on a 2011 Macbook Pro with an AMD Radeon GPU as well as an integrated Intel ...
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Black screen or kernel panic after suspend?

I recently switched to elementary os (loki) and I love it so far. However, I am experiencing some problems. I am very new to Linux and find myself not really knowing what i'm doing most of the time ...
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elementary OS & RX 480

I am new with elementary OS I have a problem, my RX 480 Shappire nitro oc don't work with this OS and now i have a bad resolution I follow this: http://support.amd.com/en-us/kb-articles/Pages/AMD-...
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Loki: AMDGPU-PRO drivers black screen my machine

I purchased an Sapphire Radeon RX 460 card for my Loki machine, installed it and booted. I can log in fine but my machine does not detect my dual displays, one currently mirrors the other one. I ...
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AMD R9 390 not running games with AMDGPU

Installed elementary OS Loki because it comes with linux kernel V4 that support new hardware but after installation I found out that Ubuntu 16.04 won't support my AMD R9 390 because new Xorg V 1.18 ...
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