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    Laptop dual monitor/gpu intel/nvidia - LVDS black screen with mouse

    Hello All, I passed like one week searching to solve my problem of black screen on internal monitor on my laptop, under xfce 4.16/lightdm. the external monitor on DP work fine connected to the nvidia 1660 Ti card, the internal display no chance. I'm on FreeBSD 13 stable, I use the...
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    Does it mean that FreeBSD supports my NIC if wifi works while running in VMware as Guest?

    First of all Hello everybody, I am new to the forum and FreeBSD, I am also posting this in general because it didn't feel like it belonged in a more specific category. Apologies if my question is stupid, but I understand very little of how virtualization treats hardware components, My question...
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    Setup laptop jack for speakers/microphone

    I have a laptop (Thinkpad L460) with a jack port that can take both input audio and output audio. TL.DR.: I'm trying to setup a jack port that can take headphones and/or microphone, so I can use an external analog Jack mic to record. The card is recognized as: pcm0: <Realtek ALC293 (Analog...
  4. christhegeek

    FreeBSD 13 is awesome top performance everything is good except of that one thing........Touchpads!

    FreeBSD 13 is awesome top performance everything is good except of that one thing........Touchpads ! My laptop's touchpad doesn't want to work,to make it work i have to use iichid and do some configuring.
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    Signal-Desktop / deltachat-desktop App

    I have just seen that neither the signalapp / Signal-Desktop nor the deltachat-desktop app has been ported to FreeBSD yet. Has anyone already taken a look if it's possible or to run the (Debian-based) Linux binary? Or to run the Windows app with Wine? P.S. I'm not using FreeBSD (waiting for...
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    signalapp / Signal-Desktop

    I was just wondering if someone would be interested in porting signalapp / Signal-Desktop or if there is specific reason why it hasn't been ported yet (Linux only?). P.S. I'm not using FreeBSD (waiting for 13.0 RELEASE to go onto my new laptop) or Signal yet, nor am I a developer, so this is...
  7. Mjölnir

    FreeBSD Kommunity Edition

    Let's just brainstorm... What would you expect a "FreeBSD Kommunity Edition" to be/offer? What would you like it to be/offer? Is there demand for such a thing? Would you like to see a *BSD Kommunity Edition? What is missing or should be better in base FreeBSD / in the KDE ports? Add your...
  8. goshanecr

    Solved How to switch vt console independ to external monitor?

    Hi Friends! I have a small laptop ASUS EeePC 1215, with AMD Radeon 6310 video card. So I have i386 system installed with vt console enabled: /boot/loader.conf kern.vty=vt radeonkms_load="YES" kern.vt.fb.VGA-1="1440x900" It has a native internal LVDS resolution: 1024x600, but I need use it...
  9. JozanOfAstora

    TTYs on external screens

    Hi, I use FreeBSD 12.2-RELEASE on a ThinkPad T530. Most of the time, I run it connected to 2 external screens: - one via miniDP -> HDMI (1920x1080) - the other one via VGA -> VGA (1440x900) - the built-in laptop screen is turned off (LVDS - 1366x768) Here are the relevant lines of my xrandr in a...
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    AMD Ryzen 7 and Vega10 support?

    Hi Everyone, I have a ThinkPad X395 which comes with: AMD Ryzen 7 Pro 3700U Processor AMD Radeon Vega10 Graphics I am currently running Ubuntu 20.04LTS and not very happy with the experience. I would like to use FreeBSD on this laptop and was wondering if it supports the Ryzen and Vega chips...
  11. jbodenmann

    Solved ACPI entering S3 - can't wake up anymore

    I've been using FreeBSD for a decade on servers and infrastructure. Last weekend I thought it's time to give it a chance as a desktop OS. For this, I've been installing FreeBSD 12.1 on my old Lenovo Thinkpad X1 Carbon (3rd gen). I managed to install the base system, get wifi to work, have i3...
  12. HD Scania

    Sony-made VAIO VPCCB17FG wireless chip issues

    Laptop basics: i7-2620M cores AMD graphics 7.45GiB RAM’s 953GiB total SSD’s FreeBSD-13.0-CURRENT-amd64-20200806-r363935-memstick.img: Failed (for both CloverEFI and legacy BIOS modes) Below those are untested FreeBSD-13.0-CURRENT-amd64-20200806-r363935-disc1.iso...
  13. Jake0162

    Solved Trackpoint works randomly.

    This is my first post but I think this falls under peripheral hardware. I have been working my way though the handbook but am only up to chapter 4 and sporatically have read some of the other sections. hardware: lenovo x130e netbook os: FreeBSD version 12.1 DE: XFCE4 (installed with pkg)...
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    Solved Compatabilty on Lenovo Ideapad 320s-13ikb

    Hello, Once again here to ask if anyone knows if the Lenovo Ideapad 320s-13ikb has decent compatibility with FreeBSD, and if not, is there a list of known compatible laptops around? Cannot seem to find it. Thanks!
  15. christhegeek

    I have an Asus Vivobook Amd Ryzen 3 , Vega 3 . I want to make touchpad to work !

    I have an Asus Vivobook Amd Ryzen 3 , Vega 3 . I want to make touchpad to work ! They told me that i should use the iichid driver do you know where i can find the proper guide for that ?
  16. zoujiaqing

    Dell Inspiron 5585 laptop can run FreeBSD well?

    I bought a laptop. I'm going to use this computer to run only FreeBSD. But I don't know if the hardware driver supports it! If you know this information, you can tell me! Thank you very much! https://www.dell.com/en-us/shop/laptops/15-amd/spd/inspiron-15-5585-laptop CPU: AMD Ryzen™ 7 3700U...
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    Laptop Nvidia : Only HDMI Screen...

    I have a strange situation (for me). I install freeBSD 12.1, xorg, xfce, nvidia-driver (build the 440.31 from ports) ... When I launch startx, the screen of my laptop become black with a little blanc square on top left. I lost 3-4 hour to discover that if I connect a HDMI monitor, I can see...
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    Managing networks on a laptop

    I'm currently on Arch Linux and I'm interested in trying with FreeBSD with KDE Plasma (and likely bspwm as an alternative session) on my laptop again after quite some time, and I'm wondering what the way to go there is for managing networks, so easily connecting to and switching between public...
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    WiFi works but slow

    I've installed FreeBsd 12 on my laptop and Wifi, although works, is quite slow. It's way slower than it was at Linux on the same laptop. Is that how it is in Freebsd?
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    Help to enable backlight on AMD APU?

    I have recently been trying to get FreeBSD setup on my HP Pavilion 15-p051us laptop with an AMD A10-5745M APU. Everything is working except for backlight control via the acpi_video module. I found the HP Envy Touchsmart page (https://wiki.freebsd.org/Laptops/HP_Envy_TouchSmart_m6), which has the...
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