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I am totally new to Linux so I don't know how to do anything :S I was trying to open Software Center ( to install spotify) but I always get this error message:

Please run this software with administrative rights. To do so, run this program with kdesudo.

Hope that somebody can help me with this

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marked as duplicate by bain, Rinzwind, Warren Hill, Luis Alvarado Jul 31 '14 at 17:59

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How do you open Software Center? – zwets Sep 23 '13 at 9:41
    
you can't install Spotify via the software center. Go to spotify.com and they have a guide to follow. – Alvar Sep 23 '13 at 9:53

Assuming this is the package "Software-center"

open a terminal window, and type

kdesudo software-center

if that doesnt work try

sudo software-center
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