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Ubuntu Phone (BQ Aquaris E4.5) with mouse - How to make mouse coursor visible?

When I connect a USB mouse to my BQ Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition, I can do different actions, with a not visible mouse cursor. Is it possible to make the mouse cursor visible? I installed a terminal ...
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I didn't see the battery indicator in Lubuntu

I installed the new version of Lubuntu and do not know why the battery indicator doesn't appear. What can I do?
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Ubuntu wont boot on a Lenovo G505s

I installed Ubuntu from a LiveCD next to Windows 7 in the following way: Windows had 3 primary partitions, so I had to create a 4th extended one, under which I created: 1 / partition 1 swap ...
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Connect host to guest with VirtualBox on Host-Only-Network-Adapter

I am using Debian XFCE on VirtualBox as guest, on a Windows 7 host. I would like to have this configuration: 1) both guest and host connected to internet. 2) guest can reach host and exchange data ...
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Why does my cursor do this? Every time the cursor type changes from default to I bar to the finger, it jumps to the side and then back

Here's a phone video of the problem, as screen capture could not detect it. https://vid.me/msCt This problem has occurred in both Ubuntu and Kubuntu, but only happens when the cursor theme is set to ...
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Just installed Ubuntu and during boot am given a choice but unable to choose

i decided to try out this Linux thing, so i installed Ubuntu. Unfortunately after it completed the installation a final reboot happened after which i was prompted a choice for which OS i'd like to ...
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Ubuntu 14.04.02 LTS Workstation Installer Doesn't Recognize Windows 7

I'm a new user evaluating Linux distros. I have a Dual Boot system (Windows 7 and Fedora 21). I would like to install Ubuntu into the partition currently occupied by Fedora (/dev/sda3). The Ubuntu ...
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Need help installing LibreOffice 4.4 on Ubuntu 15.04

From a new Ubuntu 15.04 install: When launching any application of the LibreOffice suite the LibreOffice splash screen starts with the following error box: LibreOffice 4.4 - Fatal Error The ...
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GNOME login shift bug

I did a quick search and nothing turned up for my problem. My computer is running ubuntu 15.04 with GNOME 3.14. For the login screen, the shift key does not function. I have to use the on-screen ...
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Samba sharing not opening in Ubuntu 14.10. & 15.04

the Samba file sharing program does not open. I have properly install the program through either command line or the software center. When I try to open the program it prompts me for my password and ...
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Openstack, is there a simple way to create ubuntu image

I am looking to create an ubuntu image to launch my first instance on openstack, following the documentation, we have to create the imge it with a VM and a long process, but I've found a link that ...
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bash: ./name.exe: Permission denied

I want to execute a program in Ubuntu 12.04...but when I type ./programname.exe it makes error: bash: ./gbat.exe: Permission denied and I typed "chmod +x programname.exe" , but it doesn't fix ...
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Canon D530 Laser Printer not working on Ubuntu 15.04

I just upgraded to 15.04 from 14.10 and I have a new printer (Canon D530). I set it up, in the print Que it says that it printed the test page but the printer doesn't print anything. I have the driver ...
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Dropbox is not syncing properly

i have just installed dropbox on my new installation of ubuntu 14.04. it keeps indexing about 20000 files. syncing doesn't seem to work properly. this does not look right. could anyone help on this ...
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Ubuntu will not boot past grub menu with Windows 8.1

I have disabled fast boot, secure boot, and have tried with legacy mode. No matter the options all I see is the grub boot menu. After I make my selection there is a black screen and appears so ...
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Firefox won't run java after installing 15.04

I installed ubuntu 15.04 yesterday. Firefox will not run the race viewers at igpmanager.com which use java. Ran java version and it returned the latest version of java. This machine is running an SSD ...
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Not Connecting to MySQL database on server

I am trying to connect to a database with the Help of SQLWorkbench/J, all the information that I have entered is correct, but I don't know how to set the URL. The URL which I am using is ...
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Bumblebee in Ubuntu 15.04 (Optirun/Primus) Error

I recently upgraded to 15.04 and after successful installation I noticed that Bumblebee has stopped working. Optirun/primus commands do not detect the gpu anymore (640M LE). Here's what I get when ...
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Verify the current Google Chrome installation's integrity

I have installed Google Chrome from the .deb file provided here, but after I installed it I realised that I had not checked the MD5 of the .deb file to make sure that it was not corrupt or tampered ...
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What should I do? Reformatting Encrypted Hard Disk

I have a serious problem. Last night I was updating my Ubuntu system to the newest one, 15.04 on one of my two computers, but I was a little bit under the influence so I chose to encrypt the hard disk ...
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Installation hangs on partitioning step

As titled, I tried to install today the 15.04 x64 but it hangs at the partitioning step. I have a partition for window and one for ubuntu, I already formatted the ubuntu one so now I am stuck ...
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Navit compile and run failure

I'm trying to compile and run Navit navigation software on Linux. Procedure is quite simple and with suxes I compile and run Navit on another Ubuntu machine. ~/co svn://svn.code.sf.net/p/navit/code/ ...
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What is Ubuntu's equivalent of an exe file? [duplicate]

Sometimes I want to install a program when offline. But apt-get downloads as you install. Is there a way to install a program, like you would install a .exe, on Ubuntu?
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i can not zoom out of kubuntu 14.10

I have kubuntu 14.10 and I have zoomed in twice my cat ran across my keyboard and know its zoomed in twice so far as my cat has down it twice now I do not know what to press can someone out there in ...
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Limit bandwidth of my WiFi card [duplicate]

I am trying to install a vagrant instance while I am sitting in a group on a congress. Since we don't have such a big bandwidth here, I would like to limit the bandwidth of the initial download of the ...
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After Cloning my 80gb hdd to a 1tb hdd, ubunutu reads it as the 80gb.

The 80gb is not in the computer. How do I make it read and use the full tb?
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CIFS Mount error after Upgrading to 15.04

After upgrading from a 14.10 to 15.04, mounting a cifs share results in the following error: mount error(79):can not access a needed shared library So far i tried removing the cifs-utils package ...
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how to remove a password of a rar file

so I have this very, very old rar file that my uncle compressed. And now he has passed away. So the problem is, it has a password. He told me that the file is for me but he never told me the password. ...
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Which system calls are called when file is updated from gedit?

If any file is updated using gedit then internally which system calls are called or which algos are called ?? What is the way of getting that list of operations occurred when file is updated from ...
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Lubuntu 14.04 light do will not start

I have no clue what to do Sudo lightdm /etc/modprobe.d is not a file update-alternatives: error : no alternatives for x86_64-linux-gnu_gfxcore_conf
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How to open Minecraft.jar?

I'm having trouble opening Minecraft.jar because there is no java runtime in open with listed. Even though I have installed it. This seems to be the solution JRE not showing up in "Open ...
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configure rsyslogd to capture events from router device

I have DLink DIR 615 router, which is able to send syslog messages. I have enabled this type of sending on the router and set my Ubuntu server's IP as destination. On the server I made appropriate ...
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Cannot update Ubuntu Touch 15.04 R2 apps on a Nexus 7 (2013)

I'm afraid usual updating process does not work anymore even deleting the user settings for Ubuntu One and adding them again (as suggested somewhere)... There are several updates and it starts to ...
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Login Screen instead of LOCK screen

From Last one week i am experiencing a problem in ubuntu 14.04. Lock screen is not working, when system gets locked its going into Login screen instead of Lock screen. How to prevent it from going to ...
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why ubuntu 14.10 slows down/ lags at exactly the same time every day?

my ubuntu 14.10 slows down/ lags at exactly the same time every day, 730am. Is there a way to check what it is doing? Why I look at system monitor to see what processes are running, i don't see any ...
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What does the unity/compiz error “FBO is incomplete” mean and how can I fix it?

I am having trouble with Unity after an upgrade to 14.04 (and still there after another update to 14.10 which was due to me not paying attention) I have no unity or anything else and only have ...
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Onscreen Keyboard Won't Start?

I have a server without a local keyboard, but it has a monitor. I use it for media display while I work. I can use the onscreen keyboard to log in, but after that going into settings, typing and ...
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How to run 32 bit game on 64 bit system?

I want to play Mount and Blade: Warband with my friends, but when I open the game, it just glitches out my computer and forces me to restart my computer. On a reddit post I found, it says that "Also, ...
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Does sleep mode limit CPU performance?

I have looked around but couldn't find a definite answer to whether or not sleep/suspend mode affects CPU performance in Ubuntu/Debian. Is there any impact on performance while running in ...
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QJoypad profile switch on program close

I've just started playing with qjoypad on my ubuntu HTPC. I like it because it lets me use my xbox controller as a mouse, and switch profiles. I've read that xboxdrv lets you do the same, but I've ...
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Steam won't launch in Ubuntu 15.04 x64

After installing Steam in Ubuntu 15.04 x64 it won't start. After trying this command in terminal steam I get this output: Running Steam on ubuntu 15.04 64-bit STEAM_RUNTIME is enabled ...
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The lock-screen of the Ubuntu BQ

What are colored circles stand for? The large dark one tells the date or rather the number of days that have passed in a month but I can't figure out the colored circles since they vary in size, color ...
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Installing Debian on MacbookPro, cant boot the iso [on hold]

this is my first question on AskUbuntu, but I use this forum almost everyday. This is the thing, I have a MacBook pro mid 2012 and I installed a full Ubuntu 14.04 LTS instalation on it. Removing all ...
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15.04 Mate install will not boot

After installing Ubuntu MATE 15.04 on my SSD I am always met with this error when rebooting: I have tried various partition layouts, as well as enabling updates when installing, but still no ...
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No events in the Today scope on Ubuntu Phone

My BQ Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition has access to my Google account, but none of my Google calender items is shown as part of the Events section of the Today scope. Why is there no events in the Today ...
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libMagicWand.so.5 cannot open shared object file?

After update to version Ubuntu 15.04 I have problems when I try to run emacs. emacs: error while loading shared libraries: libMagicWand.so.5: cannot open shared object file: No such file or ...
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Kubuntu 15.04 - How do I upgrade the nvidia driver following upgrade to 15.04

Need to upgrade the nvidia driver following upgrade to 15.04 and have stumbled at this hurdle. Help!
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Entire hard disk is not shown

I installed ubuntu recently and while installing I partitioned harddrive into 2. One with size 70gb where I installed UBUNTU and other with 180 gb. I'm not seeing 180gb partition in OS now. Could ...
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update problems, related to unresolved 14.10 update problems

After the update to 14.10, update-software-center and related programs stopped working (resulted in a segfault). I was hoping this new update to 15.04 would fix the problems, but i am unable to run ...
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How to get Ubuntu 14.04 to detect and connect to open WiFi on startup from USB stick

I'm an 8th grade science teacher and I have recently been given 17 mini dell computers. All are in great physical shape, however, none of them have an operating system or hard drive. I can load Ubuntu ...

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