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Can you *simulate* an upgrade from one Ubuntu version to the next?

How do I upgrade to a newer version of Ubuntu? does a great job of explaining how to do a version upgrade. It also says "Upgrading Ubuntu works 99 times out of 100" which has not been my experience - ...
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Can I skip over releases when upgrading?

I am currently using Ubuntu 10.04. I know there is a 10.10 release, but can I upgrade directly to 11.04? Could you walk me through the steps please?
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How to upgrade Ubuntu 14.04 LTS to Ubuntu 15.04? [duplicate]

Is there a way I can upgrade my Ubuntu 14.04 to 15.04 online without using a bootable device?
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Skype Not installing in ubuntu 12.XX [duplicate]

I use Ubuntu 12.04 (multiarch) 64-bit. I need to install skype but not able to install. I get the error. Screen shot attached. Also how can i update to Ubuntu 14.XX - 64-bit?
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Remove nVidia driver and go back to Nouveau

I've installed nVidia driver successfully but I want to go back to Nouveau driver and eliminate any xorg.conf file created by nVidia config tools. What is the proper way to do it? (not ending up with ...
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Upgrade to 12.04

After I upgrade,do I again need to configure wireless and Bluetooth?all the installed Software will be there or again I have to download and install?
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I want the latest updates! [duplicate]

I am a new user here and I wanted to know if I could update from Ubuntu 14.04 to later versions without reinstalling Ubuntu to my system?
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How to make the Wacom Bamboo Splash Pen CTL-471 work on Lucid Lynx 10.04?

I've tried many sites and none of them have worked thus far. When I plug my Wacom Bamboo Splash Pen (CTL-471), the tablet lights up and it responses to the pen, but nothing is working. No response ...
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I'd like to upgrade from ubuntu 13.10 to 14.04.2 LTS, Can i do so without losing files?

I am currently running Ubuntu 13.10, I would like to upgrade to 14.04.2, Can i do so without losing all of my files ? I have downloaded the 14.04.2 image using the torrent file on it's website
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15.04 Vivid Vervet Release

I have 14.04 as the only op. system on a 32 bit lap top. All updates have been applied (as of today 31/05/2015). I have the internet connected to it. Can I just download directly from your site to ...
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upgrading from ubuntu 14.04 to ubuntu 14.10

i am thinking of upgrading my os from ubuntu 14.04 to ubuntu 14.10.Will it affect my additional installed programs and applications?Do i need to re install them when i upgrade my os?For example ,i ...
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Upgrading to new version of Ubuntu [duplicate]

i recently have installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, then I notice that Ubuntu will release newer LTS version very soon. I have dual boot between Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and Windows 7, but what if I upgrading my ...

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