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Enable external boot devices in UEFI

I own an HP Pavilion 5 Notebook which came pre installed with Windows 8. I'm trying to install Ubuntu on my system via a LIVEUSB. But my system doesn't detect the LiveUSB during boot. My boot order is ...
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Laptop shutdown if unplugged power

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 on my laptop and i found it will immediately shutdown if power is unplugged, as if there was no battery.
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64bit Ubuntu 14.04, running 32bit binaries

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 and the current Android development SDK, which contains 32bit executables. I found that I cannot run those 32bit binaries. Trying to start them from bash gives me an error: ...
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Letters , characters missing!

Yesterday I was trying to install Cairo dock and docky ,after some hours removed them . Now what happening is the whole Ubuntu is not showing anything as before , like when i right click on desktop ...
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How do I complete download?

I want to exchange my XP for Kubuntu. However, I'm not very well versed with computers. I downloaded Kubuntu thinking it would automatically erase my windows XP and replace it. It took about 20 ...
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Compile error when trying to run make

I have de following error when trying to run make command, /usr/bin/ld: skipping incompatible /usr/lib/gcc/x86_64-linux-gnu/4.7/../../../libcppunit.a when searching for -lcppunit /usr/bin/ld: ...
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First time Ubuntu user. 14.04 freezes

So, I work at a computer repair shop, and there we have a bunch of hard drives just lying about, so I decided to install Linux to check it out. I googled how to install Linux, and I ended up ...
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Trouble installing Virtual box Ubuntu 12.10

I am trying to install virtual box but i keep getting the error. The following packages have unmet dependencies:virtualbox-4.3 : Depends: libqt4-opengl (>= 4:4.7.2) but it is not going to be ...
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Application icons in system settings disappear after deleting Text Entry

I used to install ibus pinyin in 12.04 following steps as belows: Settings-->Language Support-->Install/Remove Languages, check Chinese item $ sudo apt-get install ibus ibus-clutter ibus-gtk ...
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Audio clicks with VLC when playing Apple MOV video format

Okay so I have this annoying little issue, not too much of a big deal really, but I can't get any audio out of Apple Quicktime MOV video formats, instead I get clicking noises, I have ubuntu-extras ...
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I want to increase Ubuntu allocation unit size to 40GB how can I do that?

When I started to install Ubuntu I had in mind that a 40 GB option would be there , but it wasnt so I installed with 30GB size but I need atleast 40 GB for what I am doing. Anyway to increase the size ...
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Huawei EC156 mobile broadband not working on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64 bit

Related to Getting HUAWEI Mobile Broadband E173 to work in Ubuntu 13.10 . I have the same situation with the huawei ec156 modem .With wvdial it works perfectly with /dev/ttyUSB0 but with Network ...
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E: Unable to lock the administration directory (/var/lib/dpkg/), Error [duplicate]

why do i get - E: Unable to lock the administration directory (/var/lib/dpkg/), is another process using it? when trying to install any software through terminal? and how to solve it ?
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Changing the disk to partition when wanting to dual boot install

I am trying to install 14.04. The problem is quite simple: I get to the point where I must chose how much memory ubuntu should get. (The drag how much you want menu) The only drive I can chose from ...
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Fails to auto-mount device & Error mounting system managed device(Ubuntu 14.04)

I used auto-mount option in Ubuntu 14.04 for mounting my all drives at startup. All drives mounts automatically on startup except /dev/sda3. (Let me clarify that /dev/sda3 is ext4 file-system and ...
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How to create a personalised iso image file of selected softwares? [duplicate]

Is there any customisation software which can help to create the personalised ISO image of my selected software like Synapse, Development tools like Eclipse, NetBeans etc? So that I don't have to ...
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UBUNTU 14.04 cheese booth not detect webcam

Cheese Booth shows an error: There was an error playing video from the webcam I test if webcam works fine or not by opening google hangout, its works fine. Please tell, what is the issue in ...
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Installation of Display Card Driver : [ATI Radeon HD 4770]

How to install my display card driver? Previously, I did the following things: Downloaded the official driver from AMD.com : ...
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Warning while running lammps-daily on ubuntu 12.04 lts

I get the following Warning while running lammps-daily on ubuntu 12.04 lts: WARNING: OMP_NUM_THREADS environment is not set. (../comm.cpp:100) using 1 OpenMP thread(s) per MPI task After this, ...
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Allow user to run programs as root without password. Would it be the correct solution to my problem?

I have a server which I need to be running certain programs permanently; I'm having problems with two of them and I'm not sure if the solution I've found would be the correct one, so I ask for opinion ...
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Trying to install dual boot win8 & Ubuntu

how to merge efi with c? i am trying to install dual boot win8 is installed, but after Ubuntu to installation boot menu disappears & boot win8?
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Should I change my linux distro because of overheating?

I am using Ubuntu 13.04 from more than six months. During last month my laptop Sony Vaio VGN CR 363 keep overheating compare to Windows 7. My System Details show that I have graphics Gallium 0.4 on ...
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Apache server virtual hosts not working

So I have updated to Ubuntu 14.04 LTS from 12.04. The problem is that my existing virtual hosts are not working after the upgrade. And yes I have tried sudo a2ensite test.dev but it says: ERROR: ...
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Problem with dowload multimedia plugin

When I try to play audio file then needs to install multimedia plugin, I also try to install multimedia plugin then it shows "download fail- check your internet connection. my connection speed is ...
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Start Menu right-click “Properties” option missing from Program entries in Lubuntu 14.04?

In Lubuntu 13.10, when you right-click on any Start Menu program entry, such as Firefox or Audacious, you have two options: "Add to Desktop" and "Properties". In Lubuntu 14.04, the "Properties" option ...
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upload PHP script to var.www

I created a PHP file and would like to upload it to var/www folder to Apache2. I use Eclipse and Bluefish for uploading files. It looks like the program does not have root rights. I would like to ...
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how to install the iso file of ubuntu 14.04 into VirtualBox in means of command line, which is installed in the linux server from windows using putty

This situation is somewhat complicated! I use win7 os and I have to work on the Linux server by the SSH client, PuTTY. Right now I have installed the VirtualBox into the Linux server in means of ...
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How to install VLC from the Ubuntu Software Center [duplicate]

I have just started using Ubuntu 13.10. I am trying to download VLC Media Player from the Ubuntu Software Center, but it shows only a More Info button. It shows no download option. How do I install ...
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How to understand apt.log?

First, a little context: I have a machine with Ubuntu 13.10 64bit with Unity, that i use for development. As such, i updated several packages manually, and even installed/compiled some from sources ...
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Multiple timers using Gnome Clocks

Gnome surprises me --- often negatively. How to run multiple countdown timers simultaneosly in Gnome using Gnome Clocks?? So, there is a timer running for 30m, another for 15m, etc. By the way, ...
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Running KDE in a GNOME box

I have a dual boot computer running Kubuntu and Ubuntu Gnome. /home is on a separate partition and is shared by both. This works excellently except that if I have to switch, I have to restart. Is ...
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ask how to install fcitx-mozc and configure the mozc input method in fcitx

hello guys any body know how to install and configure input method using fcitx in ubuntu 14.04 LTS or 12.04 LTS? i'm already try to install but not working, so i'm unistall fcitx. I need specific ...
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Problem with connecting mobile broadband in Ubuntu 14.04

When I plugged mobile broadband top right bar new mobile broadband option appears then immediately disappears then again appears then immediately disappears and so on... If I click on new mobile ...
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How to change default X mouse cursor form black X to arrow?

I'm using X in ubuntu 12.04.2 server without any DM for safety purpose, and everything works well except the cursor shape. It's a black X now and sudo dpkg-reconfigure doesn't work due to no DM. How ...
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Missing interface org.freedesktop.ModemManager1.Modem.Modem3gpp.Ussd in 14.04

after upgrade to 14.04 dbus-send error due to missing interface in the object path /org/freedesktop/ModemManager1/Modem/0 Dose any one know how i can add this missing interface root@JATIVA:~# ...
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Network connection problems unresolved

After reading through several threads on here about network connection issues, and trying to solve it on my own, to no avail, I thought I'd post the problem here. I have an HP Chromebook 14 running ...
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apport-gtk 100% CPU usage on startup on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I'm getting 100% CPU usage at startup consistently by apport-gtk as shown here. According to https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Apport, Apport shouldn't even be running on my machine since it's not a beta ...
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how to run “apport-collect 1311262” in ubuntu 14.04

I have file a bug in launchpad ubuntu. They asked me to run "apport-collect 1311262". I am unsure how to do this. Please help me do this. Thanks.
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Cannot Boot into the GUI Mode after Installing “ATI binary X.Org driver” from Ubuntu Software Center

The computer cannot boot into the GUI Mode after installing "ATI binary X.Org driver" from Ubuntu software center. Now I boot into recovery mode -> root -> mount -o remount,rw /. What can I do to fix ...
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Is Tera Rising Installing?

Hi I'm a new user on ubuntu, I looked for a solution on internet about this and in the foro too. I try to install games on ubuntu, and so far I manage to do so, (dont starve, War thunder) so decide to ...
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Is there a plugin for Rhythmbox to exit on close?

Is there a way for me to get Rhythmbox to exit when I press the exit button? If not, is there a way to remove the exit button all together? I keep getting tripped up trying to close the music ...
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after i turn my ATI graphics card off,when i suspend my session then i can't log in again[session]

I've Ubuntu 12.04 installed and I've turned graphics card off as it was producing a lot of heat. -Now when I suspend my session then I can't log in again.When I click the power light gets on but the ...
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How to know how dejadup calls duplicity?

I would like to know how dejadup calls duplicity (like which shell command with args) when ask to create a backup. I really like dejadup, but I would like to make a more flexible script by directly ...
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Remove graphical terminal for netbooted image

How do I remove the graphical terminal on a netbooted ubuntu 14.04 based image? I built this from debootstrap and there is no grub because it's used a pxe boot process. Once it boots up the ...
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How can one get newsletter from ubuntu?

I think that every big open source projects has it's news letter. How to receive Ubuntu related news information?
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Disable left alt?

I don't want left alt to do anything, I still want combos like alt-tab to work, but pressing alt shouldn't do anything. By default it focuses the menu, and sometimes makes my cursor flicker. I ...
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I'm facing some overheating troubles with Ubuntu 14.04

I always had overheating troubles with Ubuntu, but this is the first time I'm here asking help. My fans just don't works under Ubuntu. No fans sound. Looks like the Ubuntu can't recognize'em. I got ...
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Ubuntu installation on USB

I have a 8GB pendrive which i want to use as my HDD I want the Ubuntu 14.04 to be installed on USB and i want possibility to save files on the USB, update the system and so on... I was thinking about ...
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Hybrid Suspend in 14.04?

Hybrid suspend was working in 13.10 before upgrade, but no longer. Tried both methods mentioned here How do I use pm-suspend-hybrid by default instead of pm-suspend? but no luck Test for support ...
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Ubuntu 14.04: Wireless crash

I am currently trying to run Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on my Dell Inspiron 7720 stock model, I was attempting to dual boot Ubuntu 14.04 LTS w/ Windows 8.1 SP0. After some issues I was having w/ grub and ...

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