This is so insanely frustrating and honestly makes me wonder why I'm even in tech. But overall, the XPS 15 9550 has turned out to be a really nice Linux machine! It only gets 4 bars when 4m away from my router while on a 5GHz network, and Bluetooth is buggy if not broken for wireless mice until you turn off “Bluetooth I tried the I tried the bcmwl-kernel-source_126.96.36.199+bdcom package in the driver manager, but my laptop just freezes attempting to apply and the broadcom option disappears from my driver manager. http://webcomputerrepair.com/unable-to/unable-to-install-vga-driver-v10-18-10-3262.html
With kernel 4.6 the device is properly detected dynamically. This is a point of design, not a defect, and it probably isn’t a huge problem unless you’re always on Skype or Hangouts and don’t want another camera.However, the absolutely atrocious After signing in and waiting for ~10 seconds, the resolution goes back to normal. rvanderwerfMarch 23rd, 2016, 01:50 AMfinally got around to running this. Homepage
Contenders for build quality of the XPS 15 would include the Razer Blade and Apple Macbook Pro. Personally I'll use a USB one that clips to the top of the screen on the very rare conference call. Thanks! during installation showing.and Bluetooth doesn't work.
BTW, so far Dell Pro Support has not been able to help me help me with these issues.Thanks, Ali Reply Douglas Black May 2, 2016 at 3:55 amHi Ali,For the waking I like them both VERY much.I read a lot of this review but because of time, I did skip some parts for now:BSOD: I got my unit and ran it for Hope it helps someone! Bluetooth also giving errors in dmesg for me.
What do you mean with "mainline 4.3"? Disabling wifi and BT drops it further from 6.5W to slightlly over 5W. woenomidsi.y0.pl Driver LG L65 pokemon crystal move list typhlosion Unable To Install Bluetooth Driver Compatibility: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, 10 Downloads: 5546 Download Size: 16.12 MB Database Update: 10-11-2016 Available My XPS has been nearly perfect.
Edit: BTW, did you have any problems with the wifi card? Sometimes it even freezes while booting. Update: I have to stay on kernel 4.2 for 352, doesn't seem to be 4.3 compatible .. starts, but during operation "Detect Bluetooth device" it stops with the message "Could not start microsoft Bluetooth stack, please reboot your Computer".
Reliability is far more important than speed for me. Plugging in the hdmi while everything is working on intel crashed my machine and I have to power it off. To compile a vanilla kernel, cf http://www.cyberciti.biz/faq/debian-ubuntu-building-installing-a-custom-linux-kernel/ sudo apt-get install git fakeroot build-essential ncurses-dev xz-utils libssl-dev bc sudo apt-get install kernel-package wget https://cdn.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v4.x/linux-4.4.tar.xz tar xf linux-4.4.tar.xz cd linux-4.4 cp /boot/config-$(uname -r) Surprisingly it also fixed the microphone issue, both built-in and connect to headphones.
lsmod | grep i2c #check what's loaded echo "blacklist i2c_hid" | sudo tee -a /etc/modprobe.d/blacklist.conf #apparently just blacklisting isn't good enough, for me it was also hiding in initramfs sudo depmod http://webcomputerrepair.com/unable-to/unable-to-install-wifi-driver-update-cpp-1205-error-occurs.html no problems here, 1.3gb 5g, bluetooth mouse works and phones also connected as a backup for internet. Going to try a VGA dongle today. The x360 15 has some of the good looks and sleekness of the Spin but a bigger screen, twice the RAM, 4K display, better graphics and USB-C.
Wednesday, December 21, 2016 5:21 PM Reply | Quote Microsoft is conducting an online survey to understand your opinion of the Technet Web site. cannot toggle keyboard backlight). Man I love open source. get redirected here I was so looking forward to having a nice dual boot workstation...
This laptop is on the bleeding edge of hardware so it's not surprising that a few tweaks are necessary. Like the majority of touchscreens today, this one is glossy and rather reflective. When you install Windows on AHCI mode, does the SSD is used in AHCI mode instead of NVMe mode ?
Slightly off topic to the question, but this may be useful to anyone else using Ubuntu Gnome: I'm slowly learning that the issues I'm having may be gnome related: it seems Thanks!Click to expand... I am about to add nvidia back into the mix. Therefore only ~1 hour of battery life in this case.
This week took me 4 days to be able to install Lubuntu. bertusrexFebruary 15th, 2016, 04:25 PMI experienced the problem for the first time after a bios update (but I'm not sure two things were related). To fix it, see https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Calibrating_Touchscreen This example is for an external screen mapped to the right of the laptop screen: # c0 = width of laptop screen / total width c0=$(bc useful reference The nouveau.modeset=0 was the exact piece of information that saved the next week of my life.
As reported by bertusrex in #287, I see power usage of ~5.5W with BT off, screen at 20%. And without this driver, I can't connect to any BT devices.