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FN keys not working on Asus X550Z

On my Asus X550Z with Ubuntu none of FN keys are working, nothing from FN+F1... to FN+F12. I tried to open System Settings/Keyboard/Shortcuts and it is not recognizing any FN combinations. Tried a ...
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Change Ubuntu Interface in VM Esxi Client

i just got my first job and i need to work on our server. our server has VMWare Esxi V5.5 which has 3 vm's. Each vm has an outdated Ubuntu OS in Command Line. although i figured out how to access it ...
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Locked down guest account

I need to setup a computer so a user can surf the internet and that's it. I want an admin account to make changes, apply updates, ect. I would like the guest account to be locked down with no access ...
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Error while installing Android Studio, no JDK found

Tried other guides, no luck. Please assist Got the following error No JDK found. Please validate either STUDIO_JDK, JDK_HOME or JAVA_HOME environment variable points to valid JDK installation. ...
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Update Problems

When trying to update, the update software says that i need more space (30MB) in the /root folder, but I have 45GB available. I also cannot access my root folder. Is that normal? I am using 14.04.
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Camera does not work in Ubuntu 14.04

I'm using Dell Inspiron 3543 with Ubuntu 14.04. My webcam does not work sometimes. If I open the camera app, I get a black screen. I am new to Linux.
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Wireless network disabled

i have a hp pavillion laptop. i have installed ubuntu 15.04. for the first time ubuntu has problem detecting wireless network. i am posting data here. if anyone could help me out it would be of great ...
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Touchpad Driver for Dell Vostro 3458

I just bought a laptop Dell Vostro 3458 and the touchpad is not working. Do you know how can I get the proper driver to solve this issue ? regards, Alessandro Silveira
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Fresh Install of Ubuntu and Nvidia drivers not working with CUDA

So i just installed 14.04 and had to boot with nomodeset parameter on my machine with a GTX 970. I installed then booted with the same parameter, installed the new Graphics Drivers PPA and installed ...
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File not running on startup

I have a file that starts another script in a folder. When I run this file using command sh /etc/init.d/scriptname it runs the other script fine. The file has the 001 permission that I assumed it ...
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Ubuntu 15.04 wont detect Second core

I am a big fan of Ubuntu Operating system however I have encountered a strange problem. My Dell presicion 360 workstation wont detect the second core. I run the Grep cores /proc/cpuinfo command and I ...
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How do you set up WiFi for Ubuntu gnome 14.4 lts

I'm trying to set up WiFi. I don't understand how to. Something w the network? Please help. Thanks, Emily.
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Virbr0 in virt-manager is deleted

I installed virt-manager on ubuntu 14.0.4 and installed a VM with linux ubuntu trusty. But unfortunately i deleted Virbr0. Now the machine wont work, and ifconfig on host machine does not list virbr0 ...
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Cannot install ubuntu 14.04.3 on a dell inspiron 14z

I am new to this community and new to Ubuntu. I am trying to install Ubuntu 14.04.3 on my Dell inspiron 14z (2013 model) with intel i3 processor. I do not see any disk partition in the disk partition ...
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Dualboot win10/Linux Mint boots directly to win10 - doesn't show grub

So I have a dual boot setup using Windows 10 and Linux Mint 17.2 but I can't boot into Mint normally because my laptop always boots into windows without showing grub. In order to boot into Mint I ...
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VMWare Player - Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS fails to login

I have VMWare Player 7 installed on my Windows 10 machine. I have Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS installed on it. I installed it a few weeks ago before school to get things ready on it. Everything worked fine ...
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udev script doesn't run in the background

I'm having trouble getting a script run by udev to run in the background on usb insert. My udev rule seems to work, since it definitely calls the script, but no matter what I do, I can't get bash ...
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requirements and settings to be able to stream a larger video(20 minutes over 200 meg, mp4) on a ubuntu server running apache2, php5.4 and fastcgi?

I've got it working on smaller videos using owncloud , Ubuntu 14.04, apache2 fast CGI, etc. It works on a 1 minute video but if it is longer than 2 minutes it has to download the whole file before it ...
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Can't get solid internet connection Ubuntu 14.04

I'm trying to set up Ubuntu desktop on a computer with a Windows 7 partition. That part worked fine. I can boot into Ubuntu fine. What doesn't work fine is the internet. I have tried two devices with ...
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Cannot boot 15.04 from Grub2 on UEFI

Here is how my system is set up (GPT partitioning): First 32 GB: Windows 10 Professional x64 partitions and EFI FAT partition Next 24 GB: Ubuntu 15.04 x64 root ext4 partition Next 8 GB: swap Rest of ...
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Does clamav scan on real time (always alert)?

I've been trying to get a good answer to this question, but I couldn't get it. The ClamAV (AntiVirus for Linux), Does scan in real time mode? I mean, always alert, on access. Does it? ??? BTW: I ...
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[1. 398289]ACPI PCC Probe Failed

I have just installed ubuntu 14.04 today. After some time I decided to upgrade to 14.10 and now when I try to boot it shoes me [1. 398289]ACPI PCC Probe Failed; and then a black screen and I can't do ...
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Cannot boot from CD - ubuntu-14.04.3-desktop-amd64

Aft Hello, After hitting F12 and booting from CD, all I get is a small oval and a human figure inside of a circle at the very bottom of the screen. ???? Thanks!
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Dual Boot on Lenovo yoga 2 13

I recently installed ubuntu on a lenovo yoga 2 13 alongside the pre-installed windows 8(updated to 10). Both OS works fine, the only problem is I have to switch between lagacy(for ubuntu) and UEFI(for ...
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Can't find job mysql on crouton precise

I'm using Ubuntu precise as chroot in my chromebook machine. I'm trying to install mysql through apt-get install mysql-server. The thing is, when I try to start it, it can't find the job: ...
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Scrambled video when using dash in Unity 14.04.3

On a Trusty 14.04.3 LTS (running otherwise very smoothly), opening dash from the launch-bar or from the keyboard, causes the video signal on the corresponding display to go berserk. I have two ...
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How to I re-activate “history” on firefox?T

The "history" dropdown has quit working, as have "File", "Edit", and the rest at the top of the firefox toolbar. How do I get these restarted?
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create multiple users from csv file and communicate them the password

I have to create multiple users in an Ubuntu environment from a csv file that lists their names and password. I am using the following tutorial Import users from CSV file But I am not been able to ...
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blank transparent window on startup unity 15.04

starting off my computer I noticed an unknown blank transparent window: what is this? it also looks like some preferences I had set have been lost (a specific resolution for a second monitor and ...
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Terminal copy and paste commands: Break of consistency

Why did the terminal break with consistency of all other applications by using Ctrl + Shift + C to copy? Apart from the weirdness it's also much slower.
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When trying to open a DVD Volume I get location could not be displayed

The popup error message says: you do not have the permissions necessary to view the contents of "VIDEO_TS". I can however, access the DVD video_ts folder from a windows 8.1 OS. My Laptop is an ...
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sudo and gsettings

I have read some questions and answers regarding the behavior and some potential solutions to the following issue: When calling gsettings set to update the launcher, even though the command succeeds, ...
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mod_auth_kerb/apache 2.4 not authenticating for sub folders

I share subversion repositories using mod_dav_svn and Kerberos authentication mod_authz_kerb. All of this worked and recently it stopped. It authenticates the user for top level folder of the URL ...
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How do I know whether I'm running a devel version of Ubuntu?

I have found this question: How can I find the version of Ubuntu that is installed? and so can find what version of Ubuntu I'm running. Now, it does not seem to say anything about a devel version. ...
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Unable to Boot OS of Cloned VM

Using VMware version 5.5.0, I cloned a virtual machine running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (GNU/Linux 3.13.0-24-generic x86_64). Prior to powering on the cloned machine, I disconnected it from network adapters. ...
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war thunder on 14.04,32 bit

Can anyone say how to install war thunder in ubuntu 14.04, 32 bit? i've downloaded the installer for linux from the site but after extracting it i can't run the launcher. help please.
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How should I customise partition sizes for my installations?

I've been using this guide as my go-to for how to install Ubuntu onto my desktops, particularly the partition scheme: http://www.tecmint.com/ubuntu-14-04-installation-guide/ However, I've realised ...
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how to obtain ipv4 address of ubuntu server running in virtual box along with ipv6?

i have installed ubuntu server on virtual box. When i execute the "ifconfig" command it shows the info of eth0 and loopback with inet6 address .but i want ipv4 address instead of ipv6 and i am not ...
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First time login problem

Have just installed Ubuntu on an HP laptop that has been running Visa, everything went well but I am unable to log in!! Password is not accepted, I have reinstalled several times. Any ideas please?.
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Intel 3165 AC Dual Band on Ubuntu 15.04 keeps dropping

I really thought I had it done. But it turns out that I can't join any wifi networks and I keep getting errors related to iwlwifi. I am on an Intel NUC 5CPYH running Ubuntu 15.04 with the Intel Dual ...
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How to set up ubuntu server as a mail list server using purchased godaddy domain name

I am running Ubuntu Server 14.x I am currently configuring this server as a mail server and a mail list server. I am configuring this from home initially (time warner cable). It will eventually be ...
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Default Keyring asks for passwords instead of keyring

The default keyring is asking me for a password and then the keyring password. I made a backup of my mails in Evolution and made a restore and this are the passwords asked at start-up Can this be ...
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Unable to open Mozilla Firefox

pinank@pinank-NE56R:~$ firefox (process:14941): GLib-CRITICAL **: g_slice_set_config: assertion 'sys_page_size == 0' failed (firefox:14941): GLib-GObject-WARNING **: Attempt to add property ...
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Filesystem check or mount failed. dpkg too many errors

My ubuntu does not boot anymore. I have checked the sources.list and have 14.04.3 LTS (trusty) in it. But it seems that it failed during an upgrade. I have a similar error like this Filesystem check ...
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How may I delete files in the trash without having sufficient access rights?

How can I delete files inside the trash folder I have not sufficient access rights for? It shouldn't be important for my question, but I'm using Gnome and can't delete in nautilus and don't know where ...
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What language is Ubuntu Terminal written in?

This may seem like a very rookie question for you Linux-users, but I just started using Linux. Thanks.
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High CPU change all the time from core to core?

Dear specialist of Ubuntu, I have high CPU problem in my wife's desktop, so I am in big trouble now.. Motherboard: ASUS P5L 1394. Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo E4500 2,2GHz. Memory 4GB. Graphics ...
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Inconsistent Wifi on Ubuntu 14.04 fixes work for a day then never work again

So for the past week I've been having an issue where Linux is saying my wifi is disabled via hardware switch. The only problem is that my laptop has no hardware switch for the wifi but it has a ...
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Re-installing Lubuntu without USB or CD-ROM

I need to re-install my Lubuntu as it is very slow. First I installed Ubuntu on my Win XP. But it was very slow so I run the command (which I googled somewhere) to downgrade to Lubuntu. But it was ...
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FSTrim, how to check if it was succesful in the last run

I recently installed an SSD and AFAIK Ubuntu makes a weekly FSTrim on SSD's that support it. Is there a log file of this Trims ?

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