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Fingerprint reader on Asus Zenbook

So I have ZorinOS installed on my ASUS ZenBook UX330UA-AH54, however, FingerprintGUI shows my fingerprint sensor (Elantech I think) as an unknown device. Is there any custom software or fixes that can ...
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Intel Ethernet Connection I219-V not working under Linux on an ASUSPRO B laptop, e1000e driver reports: “The NVM Checksum Is Not Valid”

I have a problem with an ASUSPRO B8430UA laptop: when I boot it with Ubuntu 16.04 (or NixOS 16.03) the Ethernet port does not work. The driver used is e1000e, it reports: $ dmesg | grep e1000e [ ...
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Laptop reboots instead of resuming from systemd suspend when on battery power (suspending on AC power works)

After some updates to the kernel, my laptop doesn't resume anymore if it's not connected to a power source. If I plug in the AC and then suspend, it will resume. I thought that this was related to ...
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Multiple Linux distros break BIOS fan control?

I have a strange (and annoying) problem with my ASUS UX32LA notebook: I suspect that multiple Linux distros (Ubuntu 16.04 and newer major versions using the 4.18.0-17-generic kernel, plus Fedora 28 ...
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ASUS ZenBook Linux install fails

Trying to install a linux distro (CentOS/Ubuntu) on ASUS ZenBook Pro UX501VW-DS71T fails so far. I've used bootable usb, created by pendrive/unetbootin from range of iso files (centos-minimal/ubuntu-...
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stopping harddisk spin-down on Asus EEE 1015PX (and other eee's as well)

I have an Asus EEE 1015PX netbook. It runs Linux (debian) without any powersavings enabled. E.g. no harddisk idle/spin-down tooling is running. Now constantly the harddisk spins down after it has been ...
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Asus X540S laptop: internal microphone listed but not working

The internal microphone is listed by the Sound tool of Linux Mint Cinnamon but I cannot use it in any way. Also in pavucontrol: Chances that the mic itself is faulty are negligible, it's a brand new ...
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Nvidia Geforce GTX 860M video card not recognized by Linux

I have a new laptop by Asus Republic Of gamers. I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 on this laptop but now there is a problem with the video card not being even recognized by the system. In Bios there is ...
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Adapting Armbian to use a tablet-style interface

I'm building a home-brewed "tablet" using a 10" touchscreen hooked up to an Asus Tinkerboard. Ultimately I want it to function as much like an Android tablet as possible, but the Android distro ...
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(Fedora 25) Change Screen Brightness Using Function Keys (ASUS TP300L)

Before even beginning to share the problem, I understand that this issue has been brought up a number of times, on different websites. Literally beaten to death. But unfortunately none of the solution ...
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USB devices not recognized when laptop runs on battery

When I use my laptop on battery, no USB device I connect (i.e. memory stick, external hard drive or mouse) is recognized on either USB 2.0 or USB 3.0 ports. I found two workarounds, which I, however, ...
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My linux partition has no stable internet connection

I have a linksys EA7500 routing my internet to all my devices. On my ASUS N551J I have a dual boot windows/linux mint 18.1 Cinnamon 64-bit. Only the linux-partition out of all my devices drops ...
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Dual monitor setup in Linux Mint 17.2 Rafaela

OK so I have been going at this problem hammer and tong for 6 days now (and over two weeks in a previous attempt). My problem is setting up Linux Mint with an external monitor plugged into my laptop. ...
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How do I adjust kubuntu's maximum screen resolution?

I am running Kubuntu 14.10. My screen resolution is currently at 1024 x 768, which xrandr states as the maximum resolution. The problem is, my screen should support a resolution of 1366 x 768. When I ...
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Installing Arch Linux on empty eee pc's hard drive

I have a problem with the installation of Arch Linux on an Asus 1000HD eee pc. The fact is, it had a Windows XP home basic installation, and it was still very very slow with that. So I formatted the ...
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Touchpad not recognized on linux (ASUS R751LB)

I have just bought a brand new laptop. Unfortunately, touchpad doesn't work on any linux distribution (tried mint Ubuntu 12.04, Ubuntu 14.04, Mint 14, Mint 16, also Mint 16 with recent 3.13.5 kernel). ...
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dmidecode reveals something with Internal Reference Designator: NUDE

Internal Reference Designator: NUDE. Anyone know what this is? I googled and came up empty handed. I came across this when troubleshooting an issue with my USB ports. Motherboard is a three month ...
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Failed install of Ubuntu 18.04 to Asus GL553VW [closed]

Does anyone know how to install Ubuntu 18.04 on an Asus GL553VW with an NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M GPU? I made a USB, inserted it to the computer, and now the install screen shows only a welcome screen. ...
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ASUS UX501 - Ubuntu - touchpad doesn't work

On my brand new UX501 the touchpad works kind of ok (precision isn't great) but what does not work at all is the 2-fingers scrolling. I've been searching on Internet a lot but haven't find any ...
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Connect Asus Zenfone 5 to Linux box

I have Asus Zenfone 5 phone and now I want to connect the device to my Debian 7 via USB to mount inner phone storage as external disk. So after it was connected I see in logs: dmesg [79836.644019] ...
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Touchpad recognized as PS/2 mouse and not working (Kernel 3.14.3-2)

On an ASUS r510l or x550l laptop the touchpad is not working. I run Arch Linux, with kernel 3.14.3-2, but I also tried it in Ubuntu 12.04, Ubuntu 14.04, Debian Jessie and Fedora. This is what I get ...
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802.11ac : Trying to obtain 1.7333 Gbps 160MHz

I am trying to obtain maximum throughput between two Ubuntu nodes; both with the 160MHz capable Intel Wireless-Ac 9260 card using an ASUS GT-AX11000 router. Ubuntu1--2meters--AX11000--10meters--...
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Monitor does not turn on after Hibernation

I have Asus laptop and I have Debian 9 with Cinammon desktop, dual boot with windows 10 and Nvidia graphic card. I have really strange problem : when I hibernate my Laptop by clicking menu->quit->...
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Unable to install ubuntu, computer restarts before reaching installation

I’m on a ASUS GL752VW laptop trying to dual-boot ubuntu 16.04 with my windows 10 installed in LEGACY bios with a burned DVD. When I get to the (legacy) installer whatever the option I choose in the ...
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is asus Q87T motherboard compatible with Redhad Linux?

is ASUS Q87T motherboard compatible with RedHat Linux ?? I can't get answer both the two links below: http://www.asus.com/Motherboards/Q87T/specifications/ http://www.asus.com/websites/global/...
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Debian 10 Wifi Problem with MT7630e

I installed Debian 10 on an Asus notebook. As soon as I installed the Wi-Fi was not working. My WIFI chip is MEDIATEK Corp. MT7630e 802.11bgn Wireless Network Adapter I installed the package ...
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Unable to boot : with linux mint or ubuntu : failed command read FPDMA queued.: /dev/sda2: unexpected inconsistency busybox v1.27.2

I was using Linux Mint 19 on an Asus X-550 LC laptop, and one fine day I got the error about some file system corrupted while booting. So I took the back up of all files using linux mint os on usb and ...
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Keyboard backlight on Asus FX503 laptop [closed]

I'm unable to turn off the back light of the keyboard on my Asus FX503 laptop. I've tried every solutions available on the internet including xset, etc. Ubuntu 18.04 is installed. I've asked the same ...
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ASUS USB-AC68 not connecting in Linux Mint

I recently bought a ASUS USB-AC68 which uses the Realtek RTL8814AU chipset, to replace the outdated WiFi card of my (new) PC, but there are no downloadable Linux drivers from the OEM. At the directive ...
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Arch PC freezes when third screen connects

I have a very strange issue with my Arch Linux install. When a HDMI cable is connected to my graphic card (a GTX 970), my PC won't boot, it only shows a black screen, but it will start if the HDMI ...
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Troubles while installing any Linux OS on Asus TUF FX504

Tried to install Ubuntu, Antergos and Kali linux KDE on a new laptop Asus TUF FX504. Before I did it I disabled Fast & Secure boot set the SATA Mode Selection to AHCI disabled legacy USB ...
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Asus TUF Ubuntu 18.04.1 elantech mouse freezes frequently

I purchased a ASUS TUF FX504GE laptop and dual booted it with Ubuntu 18.04.1 .After which my elantech touchpad stopped working.I updated my kernel to 4.20.6, after which it does work,but freezes ...
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ASUS Zenbook UX433/UX333 — Configure Touchpad-embedded numpad on Linux

I have an ASUS Zenbook UX433,on which ASUS decided to innovate by embedding a Numpad inside the touchpad (see picture 1). Toggling between classic touchpad mode and numpad (also turns the touchpad ...
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How do I get stereo output on Asus Xonar DGX in Linux?

How do I setup my Asus Xonar DGX to run 4.0 sound in Linux? I get mono front and mono rear when I try. I used alsamixer to set Analog Output to Multichannel. When I run: speaker-test -Dplug:...
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ASUS Zenbook UX430UAR touchpad sleeps (seemingly not a USB autosuspend issue)

The System This is a brand-new ASUS Zenbook UX430UAR dual booting the pre-installed Windows 10 and a minimal Debian, uname -a: Linux myhostname 4.9.0-7-amd64 #1 SMP Debian 4.9.110-3+deb9u2 (2018-08-...
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Dual Boot Mint Linux cursor freezes on F541N (aka X541NA)- how to fix?

Bought ASUS VivoBook Max- F541N with pre-installed Win 10 few days ago and dual booted into Mint Linux Sylvia (Cinnamon) 18.3 successfully I see that the keyboard cursor (touchpad) pointer and ...
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Problem parsing dependency on any apt command

When i try to run any apt, apt-get or anything like, i get errors such as: E: Problem parsing dependency 20 E: Error occurred while processing acqi-s5pport (NewVersion2) E: Problem with MergeList /...
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Asus G752VS, GTX 1070 - PCI-e audio device (second function) missing

System info Kernel: Linux 4.12.6-1-ARCH Distro: Arch Linux Machine: Asus G752VS laptop CPU: Intel Core i7 6700HQ Graphics card: Nvidia GTX 1070 Mobile (GP104M) Problem summary I've recently ...
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ASUS ZenBook - Battery is never fully charged

I have installed Linux Mint 18.2 Cinnamon (kernel: 4.10.0-32-generic) on my new ASUS UX430UA notebook. However, described behavioral was also found on other ZenBooks and other used OSes like Linux ...
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Ubuntu and Asus n552vw cpu fan always is high [closed]

My Asus Laptop (model n552vw) have a couple of problem with VGA Driver. I have two VGA, Intel skylake (v6) and Nvidia 960m. and I installed for both the latest driver. I have no Xorg errors and my ...
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Asus F556U laptop Ethernet fails and Wifi unstable

So I bought a pretty new laptop, and install linux on it, but the wired ethernet never works. It would load for a while, trying to connect, but eventually gives up. Wifi it would work for a while, ...
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Backlight slider no longer works in Linux Mint

I'm running Linux Mint 18 Cinnamon on my Asus X555LA, which also has Windows 10 installed on another partition (the backlight works perfectly in Windows). However in Linux Mint: there's already an ...
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hybrid graphics does not work at asus laptop running debian

friend of mine got an asus x555UJ notebook with hybrid graphics (corei5 and geforce920m). we put debian jessie on it with gnome and bumblebee (https://www.unixmen.com/how-to-make-nvidia-optimus-...
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Max brightness too dim Debian + Gnome + Fglrx

I'm running: Debian Jessie Gnome3 fglrx drivers Asus Laptop : VGA compatible controller: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] Kaveri [Radeon R6 Graphics] The max screen brightness is too dim. I ...
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Xorg works only when bbswitch is ON?

I've got a weird problem. I installed bumblebee and when I start Xorg with startx it freezes the system completely (cannot switch tty or REISUB). But, when I use bbswitch to turn my dedicated graphics ...
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How to disable nvidia ion on Asus eeepc 1201NL?

It seems that my netbook consumes battery too aggressively. I've been told that Nvidia ION videocard embedded into it has 2 cores and one of them is consuming battery all the time in Linux, since it ...
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Damn Small Linux on EEE PC 901

Has anyone tried to use (either install to HD or LiveUSB) Damn Small Linux on the Asus EEE PC 901 netbook? If so, does it work well? Does it have any problem with the WiFi connection?. I ask because ...
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X won't start on Debian Testing, Asus TP210S laptop

I installed Debian Testing on an Asus TP210S (ISO file downloaded from https://ftp.acc.umu.se/cdimage/unofficial/non-free/cd-including-firmware/buster_di_alpha4+nonfree/amd64/iso-cd/, not the "edu" ...
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Debian Eeepc distro on SD Card

Ok, I have the minimal version of Debian Eeepc distro installed on my Asus Eeepc; The problem is, the HDD is only 4GB and it will not be able to install everything to run a desktop environment. Is ...
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How to set max. laptop brightness after startup [ASUS] [closed]

Current status: When I turn on my laptop it has about 30% display brightness. Objective: Set maximum laptop screen brightness after startup on Asus N750JV. OS and DE: Linux Mint 17.3 with ...