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Screen blinking (turns on and off repeteadly) at 1440p 144Hz on Pop os

Windows works with no issues at 1440p 144Hz with free-sync premium enabled I managed to activate free-sync on Pop OS but the blinking issue persist whenever I set to 144Hz with or without free-sync. (...
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Are any of the Ubuntu/Ubuntu-based distros or Fedora flavors using the kernel that fixes the bug with some Samsung SATA SSDs?

I have a Samsung 870 EVO 1TB SSD that seems to disppear at random times when installing or attempting to use my OS. It has happened on multiple different distros, but not on Windows. All SMART tests ...
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Embedded wireless DISABLED, how to enable. Fn keys? Laptop: MiniSamsung N250P/N145P Card: Intel Centrino Wireless-N 100 OS:Fedora34

I made sure to check Intel's support page and download the firmware just in case the kernel didn't contain it (it did) and then I went on to apply all the usual advice for troubleshooting wifi cards ...
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Android: Deleting Hardware files leads sometimes to brick the phone

I started recently to look up for a way to permanently disable my wifi, bluetooth, NFS, Network and GPS. Unfortunately I didnt find a proper method to do that. There was the option to physically break ...
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How to make a Samsung TV camera (Model VG-STC3000/ZA) work on xubuntu

Sorry about this but I'm a "newbe" at this. Would not have bothered anyone but I have need of a webcam under the present global circumstances. The only one I have is this old one (SAMSUNG TV camera ...
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copy files from android core prime to mint 18.1

I have a samsung core prime and mint 18.1 and I'm trying to copy pictures from my phone and SD card to my computer, when I plugged it in the folders with pictures are there but i can't open them or ...
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Trying to get wifi working on a Samsung N130 running Chromium OS

I have just installed Chromium OS on an old 32bit Samsung N130 netbook. I used the latest 32bit image (60.0.3112.102) from Arnold the Bat. Using the lscpi command , I found that it has the Realtek ...
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Unable to print to Samsung M2825ND on Arch Linux

I'm using the printer Samsung M2825ND in my home network. It worked great so far, as well as on Linux as on Windows, but since I re-installed Arch Linux on my laptop, I cannot print any longer. Here'...
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Recover data from broken Samsung phone

I've got an old Android phone with broken display and I'd like to get the data (in particular photos) out of it. I connected it to my computer but it did not mount automatically and mount says that &...
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NMVe SSD Fedora Throughput Tests too High

I am testing throughput of a Samsung 950 Pro SSD Card which uses NVMe protocol. My current method of testing is to mount a file system on a partition and write a file of size X bytes to the file ...
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USB Mouse not working on Samsung ChromeBook 3

Samsung ChromeBook 3 on Chrome OS beta channel. Developer mode is enabled. USB Keyboards work OK, but USB Mouse isn't working. (I only have one to test but it works ok on other linux PC) The ...
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Access files on Samsung GT-S5230 (Avila)

I'm a new (still new) linux user (Fedora, LXDE). The phone I currently use is Samsung Avila, or Samsung Star (Samsung GT-S5230, http://www.samsung.com/pl/consumer/mobile-devices/other-phones/others/...
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Unable to calibrate Samsung Galaxy Book Touchscreen with Xinput

my Samsung Galaxy Book touchscreen is detected by Ubuntu but the Axis is inverted. I have tried calibrating with xinput and xinput_calibrator and then tried inverting the axes with different ...
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Make keyboard backlight work on a Samsung

I recently got a Samsung NP900X3N and I am trying to make the backlight work (with Linux Mint 18.1 and Kernel 4.10 on UEFI). I have read a lot about it and I am aware that there exist many pages on ...
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sane on Ubuntu 14-04 doesn't recognize Samsung scanner

I have a Dell-Precision 5510 laptop with Ubuntu 14.04 installed, and Samsung SCX-4729FW with combined copier+printer+scanner. Samsung is USB-connected directly to the laptop. I can print out my files ...
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Is TRIM on Samsung 840 Pro with firmware version DXM06B0Q safe?

I updated the firmware of my Samsung 840 Pro to the newest version (DXM06B0Q). This SSD (along with many other Samsung SSDs) had a bug where it deletes arbitrary data if asynchronous TRIM is used. Can ...
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Update Firmware of Samsung 840 Pro

I have a Samsung 840 PRO Series SSD and want to update its firmware in order to find an alternative solution for this problem. I downloaded "Samsung Magician Software for Enterprise SSD" from this ...
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Enabling Synchronous TRIM Only

I have a Samsung PRO Series SSD. Linux deactivates Trim for this SSD because it deletes the wrong data when asynchronous Trim is used (firmware bug). Is it possible to activate synchronous Trim for ...
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How do I cd into mounted Samsung phone through bash

According to Gnome / Nautilus, these files reside at: mtp://[usb:001,007] But: $ cd mtp://[usb:001,007] bash: cd: mtp://[usb:001,007]: No such file or directory And df -h doesn't list it. While ...
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Cannot use Samsung phone from inside virtual machine

The same phone will work perfectly fine on a machine running native Windows, but things simply do not work when passing the device through to a virtual machine. I installed the drivers as usual, but ...
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Gentoo on Samsung 850 evo [closed]

I want to use my Samsung 850 evo for Gentoo linux. I have read some posts about problems of evo 850 on linux, but they were about 2 years ago. Are there any problems with this SSD on linux, now? I ...
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ADB doesn't recognize a Samsung GT-I9000

I've connected the phone via USB. The phone is rooted, USB debugging is enabled and ADB has root access. The system is a vanilla Debian 8.3.0. lsusb: [...] Bus 002 Device 004: ID 04e8:685e Samsung ...
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Linux Mint duplex driver for Samsung M2070

I'm trying to print duplex on my Samsung M2070 Printer. I installed the driver from the Samsung website with the provided install.sh and then added the printer to the system in the Printers section of ...
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mtp:udi=/org/kde/solid/udev/sys/devices/pci0000:00/0000:00:1d.0/usb2/2-1/2-1.4 does not exist error

Trying to connect to a Samsung Galaxy phone in MTP mode, Konquerer or Dolphin in KDE 4.14.3 throws the following error: mtp:udi=/org/kde/solid/udev/sys/devices/pci0000:00/0000:00:1d.0/usb2/2-1/2-1.4 ...
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Printing duplex on Linux Mint

I'm trying to print duplex on my new Samsung Xpress M2625D. I installed the driver from the Samsung website and changed the driver setting to duplex. When I print a test page using the button in the ...
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Keyboard backlight is very dim

I have a Samsung Series 9 running Fedora. It has a backlit keyboard but even at the maximum setting, keys are not readable. The functions keys controlling the level are working, the OSD indicator ...
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How to enable Fn keys on Samsung 900X in Arch Linux?

The only one which works is Fn+F5 (toggle touchpad), presumably because xf86-input-synaptics is installed. Fn+F1 prints a literal plus/minus sign ("±"). Installing samsung-tools and rebooting did not ...
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