Questions tagged [amd]

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

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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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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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Switching video drivers before boot

My laptop's AMD GPU is broken, so I've been using the basic display driver to run things in windows until now. I booted into elementary OS on the machine, but it automatically re-renabled the GPU and ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Recording with AMD proprietary drivers

I had issues taking screenshots till I stumbled upon someone suggesting alt+ctrl+f2 and then alt+ctrl+f7 to make it where you can take screenshots. Which worked for screenshots. I tried doing this for ...
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elementary os uvd error

I successfully installed elementary OS, but i get the following error when i boot the os. *ERROR* UVD not responding, trying to reset the VCPU!!! I have an AMD radoen hd 6000 graphics card and ...
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Screen Tearing with AMD graphics

I just have installed Elementary OS in my Slimbook Pro X 15 (https://slimbook.es/en/store/slimbook-pro-x-15/pro-x-15-amd-comprar) and I'm experiencing screen tearing. I never had a issue like this in ...
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AMD GPU Drivers?

I have tried to install AMD Drivers on Hera. Wanted to use DaVinci Resolve, therefore I need OpenCL for my RX570 8 GB. First try: Radeon™ Software for Linux® version 18.40 for Ubuntu 18.04.1 Changed $...
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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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Problem with brightness controls in eOS Thinkpad T14 (AMD)

I bought thinkpad t14 (AMD) and downloaded eOS to it. But i can't change the brightness in anyway. the brightness window pops up but brightness does not change. I have found Intel fixes from command ...
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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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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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Amd R5 M430 Error Davinci Resolve OpenCL

I'm trying to install Davinci Resolve 16 (Free Version) on Lenovo Yoga 510 14-ast runin elementary os Hera. The problem is Davinci Resolve wants opencl or cuda and there is no official amd opencl ...
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Random screen freeze & green screen after wake up with AMD graphic card

Having troubles for a long period of time with AMD gpu cards (or should I say drivers?). For 2 years I was running only on APU and was suffering from random screen freeze. I always install latest ...
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Black screen when trying to install elementary OS on Thinkpad X13 AMD Ryzen7

I am getting stuck installing elementary OS right at the beginning, after the system should be booting. But all I am getting is a black screen. I have tried several different USB sticks and several ...
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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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Black screen on AMD Radeon HD 6520G and AMD Radeon HD 6750M

I have some old ASUS laptop with this specs, CPU : AMD A6-3400M APU with Radeon(tm) HD Graphics Mainboard : ASUSTeK Computer Inc. K43TA iGPU : Radeon HD 6520G dGPU : Radeon HD 6750M ...
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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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Problem with ATI Graphics drivers installing

So, i have a problem with Elementary OS 5.1.6 (Hera). Problem with installing ATI Graphics driver. I download official drivers from amd website. Running it, and get error message. error: Detected X ...
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re-install AMD FirePro w5130m driver and make it the default GPU

this is a very complex problems guys: 1- My OS GPU driver is wrong I have AMD FirePro w5130m driver which has no driver setup on the web. 2- My programme detects no GPU on my lap because the intel ...
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GPU AMD firePro W5130m not working in elementary OS

can't setup the AMD firePro W5130m GPU on my laptop. it gives : ===================================================================== AMD Proprietary Driver Installer/Packager =========================...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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-...