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Toshiba Satellite M35X


This is a guide to running Linux with the Toshiba Satellite M35X laptop. The M35X is a lower range model laptop with some fairly low end specifications.

This guide is intended to provide you details on how well this laptop works with Linux and which modules you need to configure. For details on how to actually install and configure the required modules have a look at our guides section for distribution specific instructions.

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NameToshiba Satellite M35X
ProcessorIntel Celeron-M 350 1.3GHz
Screen15.4“ WXGA
Optical DriveDVD-ROM/CD-RW
GraphicsIntel Extreme Graphics 2
Network10/100 Ethernet, Intel 2200 802.11g Wireless
Other3 x USB2.0, 1 x Firewire

Linux Compatibility

Optical DriveYes
GraphicsYesUse the i810 module
SoundYesUse the snd-intel8x0 module
WirelessYesUse the ipw2200 module
56K ModemNot Tested
FirewireNot Tested
Card ReaderNot Tested
PCMCIANot Tested


There were no problems with running Linux on the Satellite M35X.


No issues at all were encoutered during the installation of Linux on the Toshiba Satellite M35X. The M35X handles Linux very well and didn't require any special configuration.


manoszog, 2009/08/27 16:18

i try to install ubuntu 9.04. it had xp inside and while i was finishing the partitioning manage it getting in ubuntu like a live cd. when i reboot it was like i didn't had do anything. when i select to install using all the hard disk, it done well. But the ubuntu 9.04 was to heavy for this computer. All the parts works successful! and the compiz effects was running well.

Gene, 2008/08/19 18:02

dual-head iwth intel chipsset

I've been running Ubuntu on this laptop, and was unsuccessful til i pu t the Hardy release upgrade on. I power up with the external display disconnected. When i choose the ubuntu linux kernel in grub, i immediately plug in the LCD display, and ubuntu finds it and uses it with no fuss (and no xorg.conf editing whatsoever on my part)

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