How To Install Additional Drivers In Ubuntu 12.10 [Quick Tip]

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As soon as you install a fresh Ubuntu 12.10, you will miss one thing: Additional Drivers. Earlier you could simply search for it in Unity dash but unfortunately Ubuntu 12.10 has moved the Additional Drivers to Software Sources and this is why you cannot find it in Unity dash. So if you are looking to install additional drivers, here is what you need to do:

Go in Ubuntu Unity Dash and search for Software Sources:


In the Software Center, go to the Additional Drivers tab:


Here you will find all the additional drivers available for your computer in Ubuntu 12.10. Cheers :)

  • Omi Azad

    The driver it installs, do not work. :(

  • SAAD

    how to add driver audio

    • Abhishek Prakash

      By default audio driver is installed. You can configure ALSA mixer to troubleshoot your problem. What problem are you facing with the audio exactly?

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  • Taylor

    Mine says that there are no additional drivers on the additional drivers tab, but I know for a fact that it has a driver