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My internet is very slow and freezes-unfreezes-freezes-unfreezes (16.04)

I'm wondering if there's a command I can write in Terminal to search for and update any outdated things? I have a Lenovo ideapad. When it ran Windows 7, the internet was perfect.
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Juniper Network Connect not working on ubuntu 16.04

Previously, on Ubuntu 15.04, I had managed to follow this guide http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2275776 and get the Juniper Network Connect to work properly from Firefox and connect to my ...
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Complications of having architecture i386 in 64 bit system?

Steam requires 32 bit architecture. I am thinking what can be complications of the command sudo dpkg --add-architecture i386 because all other components of my system and compuation (Matlab, ...
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Unknowingly removed gnome and gconf2

I removed gnome and gconf2 unknowingly and I am unable to login into Ubuntu.Please help me.
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Realtek wifi driver problem rtl8723be.

I have HP i3 laptop and I recently install Ubuntu 16.04 LTS and I could not detect my home wifi. Later I found out that the wifi gets connected only if Im like a feet near the router. It does not work ...
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Errors when installing php 7.0 package

When I execute: sudo apt-get install php7.0-mhash php7.0-openssl I get: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done E: Unable to locate package ...
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Unable to open tor in Ubunutu Gnome 16.04

I tried to installed tor from terminal by the following command sudo apt-get install tor Now i can't open Tor browser. I can't find it in my programs. I tried to open it using terminal. My ...
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$PATH problem in 16.04 “WARNING: your PATH doesn't contain …”

I use ubuntu 16.04 and trying to install a simulator (Omnet++). When I try and configure, it gives the below warning: WARNING: your PATH doesn't contain /home/aboubakar/omnetpp-5.0/bin! Add the ...
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Screenshot only active monitor (gnome-screenshot)

Pressing printscreen or clickin the screenshot will capture both screens, what if I only want the active monitor display captured, is it feasible? Or should I use shutter or sth? So not spaces of ...
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Google Chrome isn't working on ubuntu 15.10

I also tried to open it from terminal, but it writes " Failed to create a processsingletown for your profile directory . This means that running multiple instances would start multiple browser ...
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i want to make a bootable USB and put win8 on it? [duplicate]

So how do I do that? A friends needs to install win 8 and i got the ISO on my PC, I need to put it on usb,thanks in advance.
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No windows 10 boot loading in grub with ubuntu 16.04 and windows 10

I had preinstalled ubuntu 16.04. I installed windows 10. Windows was working but I wasn't able to see grub. So I used live ubuntu USB to update grub. After that I was able to see grub with ubuntu and ...
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shortcut super + t opening trash folder in nautilus no more present in Ubuntu 16.04?

After a fresh install of Ubuntu 16.04, shortcut combinaison "super + t" opening trash folder in nautilus is no more present in comparison to Ubuntu 15.10 (when holding super key, show no more the "t" ...
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How to view the all command in man page 8

I try to view all the commands in man page 8 using terminal by this code man man 8, but it only shows man(1). So I tried another method man 8 man but it says No manual entry for man in section 8 See ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 'ubuntu' boot menu not executing & Boot Repair Disk USB also not working

My Samsung laptop running 14.04 crashed and upon start up, there is a 'whirring sound' (hardware failure?) and a boot menu showing 'ubuntu' as 1 comes up. Nothing happens when I enter. Created USB ...
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Understanding the reason behind a freeze using system logs

My Ubuntu laptop just froze a few minutes ago (like it is frequently doing) making me reboot it using the hardware forced way. I would like to know the cause behind it. The screen just freezes, ...
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GRUB menu doesnt show while booting

I had dual booted windows 8.1 and lubuntu. Recently i had refreshed windows 8.1 and since then i am unable to see Grub menu while i boot. However if i go to BIOS settings and then select the UBUNTU ...
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Trying to SSH and nothing works!

Thanks in advance. I've tried everything from re-generating keys, permissions, port-forwarding on router, with and without firewall, still I can't even ssh to localhost. At first it would say, ...
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Unable to log into my Ubuntu One account

Last night and today, I have been unable to download any paps or scopes as I am unable to log into my Ubuntu One account. I left it over night and today I even reset my account. Is there any problems ...
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Can't use Python console on Gedit

The error message is: Plugin loader python3 was not found Python3 is installed... Using Ubuntu 16.04 LTS
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How can I install programs from a 3rd party

Whenever I try to install a program such as skype or google chrome I click install in the installation manager but nothing happens. It loads for a little while but then goes back to nothing. A red ...
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ralink rt3290 driver module not launching and I can't figure out why

I have an HP Envy 15 with the RT3290 from ralink. It had Win8 on it which I have completely removed and installed ubuntu 16.04 on it. I have been trying to get the wireless to work and haven't been ...
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Help! I cannot drag select text

I am running Wily 15.10 with the MATE desktop. I'm not sure entirely when this started happening, it may have just been after a sudo apt-get update && apt-get upgrade, but it had to have been ...
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Increase Ubuntu 16.04 partition

I few weeks ago I gave a try to Ubuntu 16.04, I installed it alongside Windows with about 20GB of storage. However, now I'm running out of space, can't get rid of Windows and I'm very new in this. ...
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Is it possible to embedded skypeid in a word file?

I'm using Libre office. I'm creating a CV/Resume. For this, I'm including my skype id. So this is my doubt, can I embed skype application link like in a website.That means, if I click on the ID the ...
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USB keyboard doesn`t work after upgrade to Ubuntu 16.04

I have a4tech 7600N keyboard and mouse with one USB adapter. Mouse works OK, but keyboard not. There is no response on any button pressed. Here is my dmesg output after installing usb adapter: [ ...
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init --user 100% CPU [Ubuntu14.04]

I'm using the computer as a Minecraft server (I'm using the Desktop version of Ubuntu 10.04 LTS) There are only 2 things plugged in to the computer, power and Ethernet. This is what htop looks like... ...
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Why is telnet not working?

I installed xinetd and telnetd. It says that telnetd has started when xinetd is installed, telnet still does not work. Running sudo /etc/init.d/xinetd status to see the status yields: ...
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Ubuntu Touch -Calander app auto sync

Is there a setting that I can turn on to auto update all my calanders on my Ubuntu devices, when I make an update to an event on one? Today, I added a new event on my Touch phone. When I got home I ...
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Can't SSH to machine on Local Network (time out), can SSH from ouside LAN

I have a Box 'foo' which has sshd running. I wish to ssh to this machine via Box 'bar'. Box 'foo' has the IP address 10.0.0.100 and Box 'bar' has the IP 10.0.0.109. The gateway for both of these ...
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VPN, Loopbacks, Ubuntu Server, And VirtualBox

Is it possible to create a VPN server in VirtualBox, and then connect to it from the same machine? Also, will it actually secure my information if I'm using public wifi? I'm a novice when it comes ...
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How to migrate gnome-terminal config from ubuntu 14.04 to 16.04

I'm trying to apply privous gnome-terminal(v3.6.2/ubuntu14.04) configuration to a newly installed 16.04 (with gnome-terminal v3.18.3). However, it seems newer version of gnome-terminal is not using ...
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MSWord document can't open properly after opening with Ubuntu

I opened a MSWord (.doc) document (743KB size) in Ubuntu 15.04 from my HP laptop. Worked fine. But when I re-opened the same document in MSOffice from my Lenovo laptop where I originally work/update ...
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Can't boot after upgrade from 14.04 LTS to 16.04 LTS

I have a Dell Inspiron 15 7559, which comes with ubuntu 14.04 LTS pre-installed. After updating, the software update application gave an error indicating something wrong with my laptop with two ...
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Making a custom keyboard layout for Khmer language

Due to medical reasons four years ago I had to switch to Dvorak keyboard. Back then I was using Windows and created a custom keyboard layout for Khmer language (I'm a native) myself, but now I'm on ...
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nameserver in resolv.conf not getting updated

I'm trying to use a dns service on my xenial. I have added the following line to dhclient.conf. prepend domain-name-servers 208.67.222.222,208.67.220.220; After reconnecting or rebooting ...
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Why won't bash files run in Ubuntu? [duplicate]

I am running Ubuntu Desktop (so, there's the graphical interface that I'm using). When I double click a '.sh' file, I was expecting it to run. However, it opened up gedit instead. I enabled the ...
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When jackd process runs i can't hear anything

I installed VMPK and to make it work I had to install qsynth.After my installation of qsynth i had a lot of errors(like can't load driver module alsa, etc.)so I decided to reinstall jackd and then ...
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how to delete Unwanted Blank space in Linux Mint taskbar icons? [on hold]

I downloaded Linux Mint 17.3 Cinnamon, but now I have a problem. There are a blank space in "taskbar", see this image:
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Can't copy files into Apache WWW subdirectory

I'm trying to set up Joomla on my 16.04 box. I have Apache installed, and trying to copy files to the www/html subdirectory using FileZilla. Nothing seems to work. I'm suspecting it's a permissions ...
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Mouse becomes unusable after Corsair Headset

I am running Ubuntu 16.04LTS (You can view the system details here) on my PC and have recently experienced an apparent common fault - when turning on the Corsair Void Headset, my mouse becomes ...
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Hamachi service on boot

I have installed Logmein Hamachi on a Raspberry PI2B running Ubuntu 14.04. I want to access this "server" via ssh with the Hamachi ip (using hamachi because the ip of the server will change over time ...
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xrandr “cannot find mode” although mode is added and shows on xrandr

I'm trying to use my tablet as an extended monitor for my laptop, following Prometheus's answer here. I got to the point where I'm supposed to output the mode with VGA-0, but xrandr "cannot find ...
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internet connection and ubuntu shutdown

I was having trouble connecting to the internet,so I proceeded to connect directly via a cable. Then, after I connected to the internet, I installed Ubuntu One and Chromium and attempted to install ...
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Change font glyph is taken from

I've trying to use some Font Awesome glyphs as icons for workspaces in i3wm, but I can't get them to display correctly. After reading the answers on this post, I saw that the glyph I want was being ...
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Is it safe to install outdated intel Linux Graphics Installer for 14.04.4?

I have ubuntu 14.04.4 and intel hd 4000. Recent releases of Linux Graphics Installer only support 15.10+ versions, but after little but of googling I found a working link to an outdated version that ...
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Is there any chance to install newest mesa on ubuntu 14.04?

I am using ubuntu 14.04 and tried to install the newest mesa version 11.2.2 on it. However the ./configure requires libdrm_nouveau >= 2.4.66 but the version of libdrm_nouveau on my ubuntu 14.04 is ...
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Problem wired connection ubuntu LTS 14.04

I have a problem with my network wired connection, my general problem is when I plug the ethernet cable it doesn't work. But the problem is the following, if my computer is on and later I plug in ...
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Recover ctrl+del'ed files from ubuntu's desktop

I accidentaly ctrl+del workfiles, and I need to get them back. I'm on a windows partition, and through some googling, i know i may be able to recover them from a live cd. Now, I'm a pretty dumb ...
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Difficulties installing apache web-server on Ubuntu 16.04 [duplicate]

I was wondering if I can get some assistance here to install an apache2 web-server on my Ubuntu 16.04. I have followed the instructions, such as : opening the terminal, and typing : sudo apt-get ...

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