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

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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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Screen tearing and graphical glitches in Loki

I installed elementary OS Loki last night, and I have noticed that when I login the screen will do some weird glitch and then go to desktop. This also happens sometimes when I switch workplaces. My ...
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AMD GPU Pro on Loki (Ubuntu 16.04)

I have R9 380 Tonga Chipset which is one of the GPUs AMD GPU Pro supports and since Loki is powered by 16.04 I thought it would work no problem. I was following the guide from the AMD website http:/...
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Will elementary OS Loki support fglrx?

On Ubuntu 16.04, fglrx is not supported. Since elementary OS Loki uses Ubuntu 16.04 as its base, will elementary OS Loki support fglrx or not?
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Is it possible to install AMD GPU-PRO on Freya?

I'm quite happy with my elementary installation, it even provides for some casual gaming fun. I just noticed that the next big driver thing on AMD's side is AMDGPU PRO In theory this enables the GPU ...
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elementary OS VM on new laptop and AMD video card, how to change video driver

I have a Virtual Box VM of Elementary OS Freya that was moved to a new laptop. The old laptop (Intel Celeron) had integrated Intel Graphics card. New laptop (AMD A8 5550M) has AMD Radeon HD 8550 G ...
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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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Occaisonal black screen on boot AMD A8-4500M laptop

Half of the time when I turn on my laptop I get a black screen.CTRL+ALT+F1 also shows a black screen.I have to put my laptop to sleep and back on to get the screen to work.When my screen is not black ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 =========================...