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The message “Software Index is Broken” appears when I install the flash plugin. What does this mean?

I am fairly a novice; I can't even get it to upgrade to the 12.04 version from 10.1. I get this message every time when trying to install the flash plugin: "Software Index is Broken" This is a major ...
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Updating 10.10 to the latest version through a firewall [duplicate]

I've had Ubuntu 10.10 on my server since I bought it several years back. I've tried to upgrade in the past but I'm always thwarted by my company's firewall. I receive messages like these: W:Failed to ...
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Install ubuntu Linux directly onto hard drive via a bridge

the windows XP 32-bit on my laptop recently died and I want to install linux now. The problem is the laptop has no cd or floppy drive anymore and is not able to boot from USB. I borrowed a "bridge" ...
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Can I upgrade Ubuntu by installing latest version over the older?

I have Ubuntu 11.04 on my laptop , and I want to upgrade it to Ubuntu 12.04. I have tried to upgrade from upgrade manager but based on my home internet speed , it estimated around 48 hrs so I quit it ...
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upgrade from 12.04 LTS to 14.04 LTS

i want to upgrade my (german) desktop from 12.04 LTS to 14.04 LTS but get no chance. My software updater says my 12.04 is actual and that's it.
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Dell PowerEdge T110 ii Video Sluggish on Ubuntu 12.4LTS [closed]

I installed Ubuntu Desktop 12.4 LTS on Dell PowerEdge T110 ii and it works fine except very sluggish mouse movements and inability to use Teamviewer. I feel there is an issue with the graphic cars ...
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Ubuntu live CD upgrade option grayed out (13.10)

I currently have windows 7 and ubuntu 13.04 on the same HD. I would like to upgrade ubuntu 13.04 to 13.10 without using the internet. So I inserted the USB drive and it detects my windows 7 and my ...
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Upgrade to 12.04 LTS from 11.10

I initiated an upgrade to 12.04 from 11.10. The upgrade manager had completed package download and installation but was killed before the cleanup phase started. Ubuntu 12.04 is now loaded but ...
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Upgrading Ubuntu 11.04 to 12.04 while having Windows 7 [closed]

I have Ubuntu 11.04 & Windows 7 dual-booting on my laptop and I want to upgrade to Ubuntu 12.04. I'd like to know whether this upgrade will damage my Windows partition. Is it safe to do so and ...
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How do I upgrade from Ubuntu 10.04 LTS to the latest stable release? [duplicate]

I am using Ubuntu 10.04 LTS. I want to upgrade to the latest version of Ubuntu. Is it possible? I read on this forum that I have to do a serial upgrading. If that is the case, will all my software ...
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From Ubuntu 12.04 beta2 upgrade to 12.04 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: I installed an alpha or beta, am I up to date with the final release if I keep upgrading? How do I upgrade from 10.04 or 11.10 to 12.04? Help!Please I why not,I go to ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 upgrade safe for dual boot?

Is it safe to upgrade Ubuntu 13.10 to 14.04 if its setup on dual boot with windows? I recently upgraded windows 8 to 8.1 with ubuntu 13.10 on dual boot and now the performance seems degraded and ...
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Upgrade manager doesn't finds ubuntu 14.04

I have 13.10 installed and would like to upgrade to 14.04. How would be this possible? If i do it like the manual says then i can update only to the devel version of ubuntu which i would like not.
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How do I upgrade from 12.04 to 14.04? [duplicate]

These seem to get marked as duplicate... but there is an easily available piece of information that I had to do quite a bit of perusing to find that I think most users asking would like to see: Per ...
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Should I do an upgrade with a doubtful internet connection?

I have a very slow internet connection (downloading speed is always between 40-50kbps) and it may cut any second.so if i start my upgrade and the internet connection disconnects is there any problem ...

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