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I have installed Ubuntu 13.04, but upon finalizing the installation, they system replaced some files and it now will not allow me to open any application. It also will not allow me to send an error report to find a fix for the problem. When I read the error message on the screen, it stated the following:

An error occurred, please run Package Manager from the right-click menu or apt-get in the terminal to see what is wrong. The error message was: 'Error:BrokenCount > 0. This usually means that your installed packages have unmet dependencies.

I have tried reinstalling some of the programs through the terminal, but it is not helping in the least. I have done some research, but I have not stumbled upon a fix for this specific issue. It is also getting stuck at the Ubuntu screen when it is shutting down, and I have to manually shut it off. Any help with this error would be greatly appreciated.

If it helps in any way, here are my PC specs:

  • XPS 17 - L701X
  • 8 GB DDR3 of RAM
  • Intel Core i7-2670QM CPU @2.20GHz x 8
  • Integrated Graphics (As I never installed my NVidia graphics drivers)
  • Ubuntu is installed on a 40 GB partition on my 1 TB hard drive (Set up through Ubuntu Windows Installer)

Thanks in advance!

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closed as off-topic by Braiam, Warren Hill, bain, bodhi.zazen, belacqua Jun 27 '14 at 20:14

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Try to switch to the text console ALT+F2. Log in with your Details. Enter sudo apt-get install -f and post the result here. –  Josh Sep 14 '13 at 16:47