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Getting Ubuntu Unity to run on my Chromebook (Toshiba CB30-B-104)

Completely new to Ubuntu and using terminal but have taken on the seemingly arduous task of trying to run Unity on my Chromebook. Main reason I want to try ubuntu out is for VLC, Transmission, text ...
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Fresh Ubuntu 14.04 LTS doesn't detect Broadcom BCM4312 Wi-Fi

I just installed Ubuntu 14.4 LTS on 32-bit Dell Inspiron 1545 (that was actually pre-packaged with Ubuntu 10.x in about 2010). For some reason, it doesn't have the capacity to scan for nearby wi-fi ...
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Broken package 3.1.0-53 will not let me delete prior packages either via Terminal or Synaptic Package Manager

Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done The following packages will be REMOVED: libupstart1 linux-image-extra-3.13.0-53-generic 0 upgraded, 0 ...
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BCM43142 Driver difficulty on Ubuntu 14.04

I am currently having an issue setting up a dual boot for an HP laptop. The issue is with the driver for the NIC (Broadcom Corporation BCM43142 802.11). I am on step three from the following page ...
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Sofware Updater not working in 14.04 lts

today my Software Updater tool is not working, first it downloaded the updates but then froze during the install process, after killing the process via the System monitor, I tried to run it again but ...
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E: Unable to lock the administration directory

After trying somefixes I still get the error: E: Unable to lock the administration directory (/var/lib/dpkg/), is another process using it?
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Error in installation from terminal [duplicate]

i am using ubuntu15.04. when i am trying to install to something in my pc from terminal then following problem arise: E: Could not get lock /var/lib/dpkg/lock - open (11: Resource temporarily ...
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Troubles after trying to install wine on ubuntu 14.04lts [duplicate]

After trying to install wine I can not get rid of this: E: Could not get lock /var/lib/dpkg/lock - open (11: Resource temporarily unavailable) E: Unable to lock the administration directory ...
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I need to install f.lux and I think I may have hit a road block.

I was wondering how to get out of this situation where I can't seem to respond to the Terminal's question. See image for info. It keeps asking if another process is using it, because it is unable to ...
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I type sudo apt-get install g++ ,But nothing is installed [duplicate]

I type: sudo apt-get install g++ but,I get message: E: Could not get lock /var/lib/dpkg/lock - open (11: Resource temporarily unavailable) E: Unable to lock the administration directory ...
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Inability to download applications [duplicate]

I have installed Ubuntu, but I can't download any software. For example, I clicked to download Filezilla from the Ubuntu Software Center and the progress bar is stopped. There is an icon in Launcher ...

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