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Display settings problem

Screen ratio/resolution issue. I do not get a 16:9 option in my display settings I was previously running a Dell 22" LCD with no issues whatsoever in 16:9 I simply want to use a 16:9 ratio at ...
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PostFix on Ubuntu (Ubuntu Linux 14.04.1)

I set up postfix to some extent, after following about 5 tutorials I think ive gotten somewhere, whenever I telnet 25 localhost I can see SMTP and AUTH. However whenever I send an email to one of the ...
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deleting files on 14.04

I can not delete files on external drives, Only removes file headers but drive still shows files on other computer and is still full. On previous editions, eg. 12.04, had option to re-format drives, ...
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Unity and Gnome 3 Lock Screen

I installed Ubuntu Unity 14.10. Recently, I added the Gnome 3 shell so that I can run both. At my login screen, I can choose which one to log in to. I have noticed that when I choose to log in with ...
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How to load latest Ubuntu OS on Dell Inspiron 3000 running 9.10

I am trying to upgrade from Ubuntu 9.10 Karmic Koala to 14.10 Utopic Unicorn, however the vintage Dell that my 82 year old M-I-L refuses to part with cannot boot from USB and only has a CD-RW drive. ...
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Desktop frozen and unity doesn't restart properly

My desktop of 14.04 was frozen. I would like to restart without closing my running programs. First I login into a text console by Ctrl-Alt-F1, and run a comand to restart compiz by compiz ...
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Wireless card disables after I suspend laptop.Says Wi Fi is disabled by hardware switch, no switch on laptop

When I suspend my laptop and turn it back on my wireless card shows hardware blocked but there's no hardware switch on my laptop, all I have is an airplane mode button. Laptop is an HP ENVY 17-k200. ...
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When does Juju re-read feature flag environment variable?

If you want to try out a new feature flag in Juju (JUJU_DEV_FEATURE_FLAG=...), is there a way to tell juju to re-read the environment variable or do you have to destroy and bootstrap your environment? ...
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Chromium - Twitch.Tv - Freeze when Going Back to Window Mode from Fullscreen

I use Ubuntu 14.04 and I have this problem: While watching one of the streams of Twitch.tv from my Chromium, when I try to un-fullscreen it, the screen completely freezes at that moment and I cannot ...
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How to fix limited wifi speed broadcom bcm4311 driver? (k)ubuntu 14.04

I installed kubuntu 14.04 LTS, on an old 2007 Acer aspire celeron 5310 laptop... It uses the broadcom BCM4311 wireless card. Installed the broadcom drivers via: sudo apt-get install b43-fwcutter ...
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Does ubuntu reinstall preserve the mount points?

I am trying to reinstall ubuntu 14.10 after it tried updating to it from 14.04, failed and the GUI stopped working. (I suspect it has to do with it overwriting the graphics configuration and not being ...
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Wifi on Macbook 4,1 with Ubuntu 15.04 beta connects but will not acquire DHCP

This is my first ever post on this forum. I have an extensive OS X background and I have played around with installing various Ubuntu versions on Macs and PCs over the last few years mostly for fun. ...
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Multiboot Windows 8 and Linux Open Suse 13.2

This is my situation. My laptop is Lenovo G560, it came installed with Windows 7 I installed Windows 8.1 Then I recently installed Linux Open Suse v13.2 Hoping to be able to use them both Now I ...
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Steam Terminal Packages Not Loading

thanks for taking the time to look into my question (my first one). I'm loving that Steam now has 700+ games on linux, and downloaded Ubuntu 14.04 and am now really trying to switch to this as much ...
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How do I solve this video rendering problem?

I've recently installed Ubuntu 14.04 and few days ago some parts of the screens are with fuzzy strange icons and fonts. Could anyone help me to find out what's happening here? Thanks,
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Ubuntu shuts down unexpectedly, Every night

I know this sounds weird but unfortunately it's real. I have Ubuntu 14.04 LTS running on Dell Inspiron N5150 Laptop with intel i7 CPU and nvidia GeForce GPU. Every night between 9:30 pm and 11 pm ...
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wine and DiRT 3

I wanted to play steam dirt 3 on wine and it says A manually patched version of wine is mandatory (Bug 33034 ) or the game will show the "Checking Content..." screen forever. I did the other bugs on ...
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My computer won't boot off a Windows install DVD - it goes directly to Ubuntu

I installed Ubuntu, but now I want to install Windows again. The problem is not in the installation of Windows, but that my PC won't boot off the DVD drive. The DVD drive is the first boot option in ...
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No sound through headphone jack, sound through speaekrs does not work after plugging out headphones

I'm currently on Ubuntu 14.04, and last week the sound through the headphone jack stopped working. I've checked alsamixer and the sound is not muted: http://i.stack.imgur.com/4N1Pt.png Ok, I ...
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pthreads in mingw-w64

For cross-compiling for 64-bit Windows on Ubuntu I use mingw-w64. One of the target projects requires pthreads. The package mingw-w64-dev in Ubuntu 12.04 ("precise") includes the pthreads headers ...
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Audio Crackle when Mouse Moves

Whenever I move my mouse in Ubuntu Gnome, my audio sounds distorted. I have a Fiio E10K and I am using a fresh install. Any ideas? Thanks
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Xubuntu (14.10) installation on asus x205ta - problem after installation

I just got an Asus x205ta a couple of weeks ago, and I currently encounter some problems with the installation of Xubuntu (via a live USB). After succeeding in getting the grub menu with the Xubuntu ...
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(Unused) swap causing fan noise? [Ubuntu 14.10]

I was running Ubuntu 14.10 for a while without any (fan related) problems. The fan was very quiet and would blow slightly when e.g. viewing HD videos etc. Then I had to reinstall Ubuntu due to a ...
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libkmod: ERROR at startup

I am getting this error at startup. libkmod: ERROR ../libkmod/libkmod-config.c:686 kmod_configparse: /etc/mprobe.d/asus.conf line 1 : ignoring bad line starting with 'options'
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How can I split a line in 2 by words/characters? (Bash) (Regex)

I would like to convert: Hello Hello Hi Hello Hello Hi Hi Hi Hi Hello To: Hello Hello Hi Hello Hello Hi Hi Hi Hi Hello I want to split a single line in 2, by having them have the closest amount ...
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com.canonical.indicator.bluetooth not installed

I am aware that this question has been asked before, and I tried these solutions, no luck. I am running Mint 17.1 "3.13.0-37-generic #64-Ubuntu" and I do have "unity-webapps-common is already the ...
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How to safely go from dual boot Ubuntu/Win8 to single boot Win8? [duplicate]

So I had a Win8 laptop which I turned into a dual boot Win8/Ubuntu creature. Now I want to go back to solo Win8 and I want to make sure I don't screw up the boot manager things. Currently it uses GRUB ...
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JACK audio server stopping other media from playing

I've just installed ShowQ which requires a JACK audio server to output audio. I've got that working fine, however once I open ShowQ other audio sources will no longer play (youtube videos, online ...
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Cannot remove Ubuntu from Bootloader

I have an Asus laptop that I got over the summer which came with Windows 8. I installed Ubuntu so I could dual-boot, but something happened (I cannot say what it was, for I really don't know) and I ...
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Wifi Problem Ubuntu 14.10

Ok, I am a new linux user as of 30 mins ago and it won't let me connect to any wireless network. How can I fix this in the simplest terms? haha Thanks nathan@nathan-eMachines-E725:~$ lspci -nn -d ...
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No UFW logs at syslog

I'm using here the UFW as a basic protection. When I'm using the wi-fi from the college I get some UFW block (which is normal, because the firewall is ON). But strangely, I'm not getting any UFW logs ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Problems with downloading some .js and .css

I've got a problem with my Ubuntu 14.04. Some sites can't be downloaded completely. Chrome Developer Tools show that the problem is in extremely slow downloading of some (not every) .css and .js ...
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Multiple Displays on All in one Touch Screen

My question may have been previously addressed but I wasn't able to find it. I'm new to Linux so this could be a noob question. I have an Asus All-in-one touch screen that I recently installed Ubuntu ...
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Mouse and keyboard don't work after update

I have Ubuntu 14.04. I got some updates today and after installing them restarted the pc. The mouse and keyboard don't work anymore. I was able to get them working when I got into BIOS. The mouse and ...
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List ASCII text files

I want to list all the files in a directory that are ASCII Text files but don't must have a .txt extension and sort them. Could you please help me to do this? I'm new to shell scripting. Thanks a lot! ...
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Is I-nex temp reading accurate

I got I-nex and I was wondering if the cpu temperature is accurate. I have a fx-4150 and wanted to do a slight overclock. My computer is pretty much idle with only I-nex open. It says my cpu temp is ...
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How to burn an audio master cd?

What I do: I record and mix audio using Ardour or Harrison Mixbus. Most of the time now, I don't need to create an master audio cd: bands ans artists are happy enough with audio files. Providing them ...
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Cant get back to windows after uninstalling ubuntu

this is my first post and I hope its not a duplicate, I did my search but I cant find a decent answer so I hope one of you geeks can help me out because im a NOOB. I have a surface pro 3 so I thought ...
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How to transfer file from Ubuntu 14.04 to Moto E running Android 4.4.4?

When i am trying to copy file from ubuntu 14.04 to Moto E running Android 4.4.4 I am getting error like Error while copying to "store_00020001". but there is plenty of space in Moto E.
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Cannot Boot to Windows After Booting from Ubuntu USB [duplicate]

I am in dire need of assistance. I can no longer boot to my Windows OS. I installed an Ubuntu ISO onto a USB drive to perform an installation of Ubuntu onto an external HDD. The installation to the ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 KDE reversed green and red on images

I haven't used KDE last few weeks and so I have done some regular firefox and ubuntu updates during this time. But today, I logged in with plasma desktop on my Ubuntu machine and surprisingly realised ...
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Help interpreting fdisk after boot problems

I duelboot Windows 8.1 and Ubuntu on my laptop (unfortunately I can't remember which version of ubuntu I have). I today tried to boot it up and received the message "error: no such partition" when ...
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Cannot login on 14.10 GUI

So I booted up my laptop like normal and got to my login screen (unity) and once I logged in I was brought to my desktop with icons missing, then thrown back to the login screen. I tried changing my ...
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Workgroup Ubuntu/Windows

Since a couple of days I've installed Ubuntu 14.04.02 LTS on my HP Probook 450 G2. I have set everything up to my needs, but there is just one thing that i can't seem to fix. I want to setup my ...
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Can't boot into Ubuntu with Windows 8.1 installed

So you've probably seen this all before, but I have searched around a can't find a fix anywhere. I installed Ubuntu 14.10 on a 10GB partition of my SSD, said SSD has a much larger partition with ...
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Nvidia card problems on hybrid setup

System: Ubuntu 14.04 Hybrid graphics, Intel Corporation 4th Gen Core Processor Integrated Graphics and NVIDIA GT 745M. Fresh from installation the system worked, I could use Nnvidia prime to switch ...
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MultiOS data-manager

Does Ubuntu have any multi-platform application which can help manage and store information? I need a data organizer type of software which can create DB's that can I open on both Windows and Linux.
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remote booting into guest os

I have installed kvm. and i installed Ubuntu as guest OS in kvm. Now I want to centralize the system. where my users will log in to to their guest account remotely. if yes how to do this?
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Unity desktop crash in crouton for Chrome OS

I attempted several times to use the crouton tool to have Ubuntu 12.04 with the unity desktop on my Google ChromeBook. Every time I tried it, it would work the first time after being set up. However, ...
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Will the surface pro 3 touchpad work on ubuntu vivid vervet Final Release?

I just got the final beta of ubuntu 15.04 and noticed that everything works out of the box except for the touchpad mouse movement functionality. I was wondering will the final release on april 23 fix ...

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