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Every time I open it up it freezes. I'm going to try to re-install it. Still, anyway to fix this? Thank you for your time.

PF: Still learning how to use Ubuntu so sorry if I'm not being descriptive enough.

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marked as duplicate by Eliah Kagan, Luis Jul 26 at 16:16

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Welcome to Ask Ubuntu! I recommend reporting this as a bug. (This question also has some good information about bug reporting.) This will probably be closed as off-topic, in accordance with the FAQ and this policy. –  Eliah Kagan Jan 10 '13 at 5:35

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The software center does tend to freeze, especially on older or slower machines, just because it is so big. Try using Synaptic instead:

sudo apt-get install synaptic

It's a bit less newbie-friendly, but easy enough to find your way around and get done what you need to.

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