Googling turns up an awful lot of hits for problems with this touchpad. Works with current Linux distros kernel version 2. Did it twice in this short reply. The machine seems quiet to me — I have not noticed problems with the fan as described above. More details Windows Vista 64-bit 13. Has anyone here had touchpad problems? I think that have to be similar utility for linux. Three process to help you fix your drivers error and update drivers.
I can be that you have to install some closed source drivers if you have a nvidia nvs card inside. I have a latitude e6400, all is ok under linux. More details Windows 7 32-bit Windows Vista 32-bit 37. More details Windows 7 64-bit Windows 8 64-bit 14. Even a newbie could have been done this installation. Just installed the webcam board and bluetooth card, one at a time. If there is a way to connect to the Internet, you can install the following packages in order to use wireless connections.
I'm very happy with this laptop. More details Windows 7 32-bit Windows 7 64-bit Windows Vista 64-bit Windows Vista 32-bit 123. It is okay not loud , but not as quiet as I read in some reviews :-. This is an excellent laptop for Ubuntu Linux versions 12 and 14 Hardware issues: no camera and no bluetooth in laptop. Asked if I wanted to overwrite the previous Linux install or the entire computer. What version of windows did it have? And I do not know if the Lenovo T400 is really better noise + Linux! Can some one lead me in the right direction please. More details Windows Vista 32-bit Windows Vista 64-bit 78.
Beside my normal private desktop pc, i'm running an dell latitutde notebook with win7 for office and ubuntu 10. This page is just for discussing using Linux on the Dell Latitude E6400. Has anyone encountered this issue? I got the same experience with you when I was installed Ubuntu 10. Some feed-back on ubuntu on the E6400. More details Windows 7 32-bit Windows Vista 32-bit 42. Restricted drivers are required for the nVidia Quadro 160M, and for the broadcom WiFi card, and the ones that Ubuntu suggests work just fine. Thanks for the review… nice to hear that it all just works out of the box.
I had been working under wieeless missaprehension that I was using a different wifi chipset on the E Are the drivers installed? Thus, for many games require external graphics accelerator and, oddly enough, the port used for this are also available. I'm studying computer science and would like to use this laptop to take to school and code a bit on the go. I cannot confirm the overheating problem. More details Windows 7 32-bit 43. I have not had do any manual configuration whatsoever. More details Windows Vista 64-bit Windows 7 64-bit 38.
More details Windows 7 32-bit 2. More details Windows Vista 64-bit Windows Vista 32-bit 67. Before I bought this notebook I sent a mail to the dell support and they send a lot of documentation and tips. Other way is to check on your keyboard from top F1 to F12 keys if you can see a Antenna like sign on any of key then press that key by pressing Fn key together. But for me it was a little different, I used a Latitude E6400 for 3 year. What doesn't: suspend and hibernate let the notebook go in sleepy state, but resume come up on a freezed display. For linux I made good experiences some years ago with an ubunfu modem.
I choosed a blue color matt and this surface looks robust, too. For details on how to actually install and configure the required modules have a look at section for distribution specific instructions. The second contact with unity: the gui freezes and lags a lot. Most of the time the notebook can't start right away from off state and freezes on the booting process, fortunately rebooting solves the problem. Have you run any tests to see if those problems happen to you? You can also backup your drivers to prevent drivers lost again. More details Windows 7 32-bit Windows 7 64-bit 79.
For me it wasn't possible to take the advantage of my new hardware. This distro has patched some new drivers for intels platform. And wifi adapter tells me about seeing some networks. I have the same view to touchpads, the space it uses is for my palms. More details Windows Vista 32-bit Windows Vista 64-bit 11. With the first release of Ubuntu and unity i was very unhappy about the decision of ubuntu. I plan to buy a latitude E6400, but would like to know the compatibility of the new E series with linux.