Codenamed "Natty Narwhal", this version was released on Apr 28, 2011 and is no longer supported since Oct 28, 2012. Questions about unsupported versions are likely to be closed as off-topic.

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Where I can I find an image 11.04? [duplicate]

I am running a older Toughbook CF 29 and had I think 11.04. I tried to upgrade to 12.04 but it didn't take. So I am looking for a stable image. Could some one point me in the right direction? I would ...
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Problem Installing and configuring PostgreSQL

I am a newbie here and to the server administration. A couple of days back I have registered a server with Hetzner with Ubuntu 11.04. I intend to work with PostgreSQL, for which I have installed ...
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How do I install Unity 3-D web player?

I want to install the Unity 3-d web player on Ubuntu 11.04. I would like to use it on different sites such as http://firecraft.games2be.com/play. Is it possible?
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Guake terminal showing up wrong in Unity

It seems Guake terminal is not aware of the Unity sidebar being hidden. Even when the sidebar is hidden, it still shows with a left offset that is based on the width of the sidebar. Additionally, the ...
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How to fix black tooltips in Eclipse?

I am having a weird problem with Eclipse documentation tooltips. When I startup Eclipse the tooltip works as expected: But after I press the down button the tooltip turns black: and stays like ...
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Apache server doesn't start automatically

I installed Apache a long time a go as part of setting up the development environment on my laptop. However, since I stopped it some months back, it no longer starts automatically on boot. I have ...
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How do I run .NET programs?

As .NET is OS independent how can I run programs built/compiled on .NET 4.0 ? Can I develop software in Ubuntu for .NET 4.0 [if yes, what i need to download, link] ?
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How to connect MTS MBlaze

i have installed ubuntu 11.04 inside the windows xp. i have MTS Mblaze USB Modem. (my service provider is MTS MBlaze,india) i want to use Mblaze into ubuntu so that i did the following steps for make ...
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How to fix fonts in Google Earth 6?

I downloaded and installed Google Earth 6 64-bit from its website. And then like many users, I also encountered the ugly fonts on starting the app. I've tried installing lsb-core and ...
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How to boost volume in lubuntu 11.04 on laptop

The audacious audio player volume is fine, but when I try to watch videos on youtube the volume is far too low. Is there a way to boost the overall sound? THank you for your time.
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Why does nfs-kernel-server only pretend to stop?

Background: I had an NFS server, ran fine for years, needed to hard reboot it, and now I cannot get the daemon to stop when it's told to. Also, clients can't mount it any more, but I suspect the ...
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How do I perform easy switching to external monitor

I am currently changing between my laptop and my external monitor with the NVidia X Server Settings program and I'm sure I'm doing it in a really dumb way: I currently select the external monitor, ...
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How to automatically switch monitors with my laptop dock

I have a Dell Precision M4300 with a Dell Dock PRO1X running Ubuntu Natty. When I have the laptop docked the lcd display is off and I use two external monitors however when I undock the laptop it ...
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How can I run Unity in a virtual machine?

Originally it was the case that Unity could not run in tools like Virtualbox. How can I now do so?
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514 Authentication required when using Tor

I have installed Vidalia and when I activate Tor and set the proxies in firefox I get the message '514 Authentication Required.'! I'm wondering what is the problem here?
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How to Upgrade Bluefish Version? [closed]

I have Ubuntu 11.04 natty OS. I have Bluefish 2.0.2 version, I want to upgrade this version to Bluefish 2.2.5 on same OS. I don't want to change or upgrade my OS (ubuntu 11.04). If any one has perfect ...
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swap is only being recognized when trying ubuntu from live CD

I recently increased space and swap space for ubuntu on my laptop. Even though the space got increased, my swap is not being recognized. It is showing as 0 bytes of space. However, interestingly, when ...
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Ubuntu 11.04 and health of SSD

I have to install Ubuntu 11.04 on server with 4 x 160 GB SSD raids maintained as RAID. I need to stick to v11.04 because it's required software we use. I want to make sure, that I can safely install ...
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Install stuck on partitions formatting

I'm just doing a base install of Ubuntu Server. The install goes fine until it reaches the Partitions Formatting section. It just goes to 33% and stays there. I have read on some sites that its still ...
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Command 'setenv' not found upon installation of Crystal09 program

Command 'setenv' not found I use ubuntu 11.04 I tried to install the program "Crystal09" and in the tutorial asks you to copy the file cry2k9.cshrc to the home directory. I copied the file, but when ...
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How do I run a 64-bit guest in VirtualBox?

I would like to have an Ubuntu 11.04 64-bit test environment. When I try booting the Ubuntu 11.04 64-bit installation CD in VirtualBox, the following message is displayed by VirtualBox: VT-x/AMD-V ...
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Using indicator-appmenu in maximized mode only

I like the mac like global-menu or appmenu whatever you call it. But I was wondering if there is a way that I use it only when I maximize the application window ?
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Can I upgrade Ubuntu 11.04 to 12.04 [duplicate]

I'm currently running Ubuntu 11.04 on my Asus Eee PC 1000H can I upgrade straight to 14.04?
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Sluggish/unresponsive trackpad on pre-unibody MacBook Pro

I am running Ubuntu Natty Narwhal on pre-unibody MacBook Pro (2007 I believe). There seems to be a problem with trackpad - it barely works, in order to move cursor you have to move your finger a lot, ...
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How to set pressure sensitivity in GIMP to control line thickness?

My sister is moving from Windows and I just got her a new graphics tablet. However, the pressure sensitivity controls opacity rather than line thickness; she really needs this feature from ...
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How to keep a window from overlapping into another workspace?

It's annoying to me how if a window is even a couple pixels off the right edge of my screen, when I switch to that right workspace, the system thinks that the window is there. The unity launcher bar ...
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Updating ubuntu server apt-get gives me - 404 Not Found [duplicate]

I'm trying to update a Ubuntu server and when I run apt-get update I get a number of errors like the examples below (note I added some space after http). Err http ://no.archive.ubuntu.com natty/main ...
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Installing 12.04 without removing 11.04 [duplicate]

I have Ubuntu 11.04 installed on my computer alongside Windows 7. Is it possible to also dual-boot 12.04? If not, will I need to overwrite the previous version of Ubuntu?. If so how can I do it?
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Why is my computer freezing? [duplicate]

I have Ubuntu 11.04 installed, and all the updates. My computer freezes if I just start Ubuntu and wait a while, whether or not I have a program running. It is completely dead. I cannot access a ...
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Removing conky drop shadow

I've started using Conky with 11.04 and want to remove it's drop shadow. I've tried setting any & !(class=Conky) in the Shadow Windows text box of the Window Decoration section. This works. ...
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Programs shut down immediately after opening

I am having a problem where some programs, including Software Center, Update Manager, and Synaptic all close down immediately after opening. The window comes up, but disappears before i have a chance ...
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Corrupt plymouth boot screen when using properietary Nvidia drivers

I recently got the final version of Ubuntu Natty Narwhal x64 and everything is working just fine. The only thing I am having trouble with is the boot screen. After I installed the proprietary nVidia ...
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Built an ISO with remastersys but it doesn't boot?

I have installed remsatersys back-up from the interwebs, so i could have a custom ISO. Per the instructions on many how to i chose the option Backup on the menu. However when i reboot my PC to try ...
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How to access Apache2 virtual host from VirtualBox (or any VM)

I am running Ubuntu 11.04, I have setup my localhost so I access my sites at site1.local site2.local By setting up virtual hosts and adding entries to my hosts file. I want to test them in IE ...
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What's going to be new for Ubuntu 11.04?

I haven't been able to find information about Ubuntu 11.04. Is it already decided what's going to go into Natty Narwhal?
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Banshee is working very slow

Banshee is working on my PC very slow. My pc should have enough power (2x3Ghz, 4GB-Ram, 7GB-Swap, 1GB-Graphics, 32bit Ubuntu) but the switching between playlists is working very low. default version ...
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serious graphic problems after upgrading from natty

I have an old Toshiba Portege M100, it's a little beater box with a broken keyboard and broken cd drive. I had Natty 11.04 on it and wanted to upgrade to a currently supported version because I use ...
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Unable to Install VirtualBox Due to Missing Kernel Module

I am trying to install VirtualBox on my Ubuntu. I first tried to sudo apt-get install virtualbox-ose in a terminal, but after the configuration step, it fails with an error: No suitable module ...
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Custom DPI settings in KDE

How can I set a custom value for font DPI in KDE? The only options available in KDE are 96 and 120 DPI values. My Screen resolution is 1920*1080, so I would like to keep the DPI at a value higher ...
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Error when install perl modules for bugzilla 4.0,2

Following instructions on Can I use my own version of Bugzilla? I am getting Perl errors when trying to install the missing modules. The script: cd /var/www/bugzilla/ sudo ./checksetup.pl ...
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Terminal shortcut key

I liked the shortcut for opening a terminal and if I remember correctly it was Ctrl-Alt-t that opened a terminal window. Now with a later version of Ubuntu this shortcut is no longer predefined, I ...
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What's a simple “colour picker” app for GNOME?

I need a small tool to ‘pick’ a colour anywhere on the screen (so that I basically get the hex code for it). Earlier, I've used KDE's KColorChooser for this. According to this page, "Gpick" sounds ...
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Is there any social dashboard that's like Geckoboard?

I've got a netbook running Ubuntu 11.04, a secondary machine that I'm looking to set up as a personal dashboard, sort of like Geckoboard is for business analytics. I just want to see notifications ...
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How do I show blueproximity's icon in the panel?

I just upgraded to Natty and am getting used to the new interface. I depend on blue proximity for locking my desktop when I leave my office. After upgrade I no longer see the icon in the panel area. ...
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How to make Unity permanent and not temporary?

I recently upgraded to the final release of ubuntu 11.04. Was previously running my laptop on ubuntu 10.04 which was perfectly fine. After the upgrade, I noticed the panels were missing. I did a unity ...
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Backup in Ubuntu, upgrade and restore

I am using Ubuntu 11.04 (Natty) as a wubi installation in my laptop. i.e inside windows, in A drive. Now I need to move to another laptop. I found instructions for the backing up in ...
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Why is Firefox trying to use Okular to open downloads?

I'm asking my question here because I can't find an answer anywhere else and the Ubuntu forums have not helped at all. I am running Firefox and Ubuntu 11.04 on a Dell Dimension 9200. Everything was ...
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How can I install on a Dell M1730 laptop?

I currently have a Dell M1730 laptop that with the aquisition of my new system is now surplus, so thought it'd be good to throw Ubuntu on it (anything is better then the Vista currently on it). ...
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Thunderbird 8 changed default skin/theme - any way to change it back?

I just updated to Thunderbird 8 (I use Mozilla's version, not Ubuntu's) on Ubuntu 11.04; and it seems it has changed its default skin/theme. Not sure how it looks under other OS', but under my Ubuntu, ...
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How do I run qemu with 64bit processor on a 64bit machine?

I'm running Ubuntu 11.04 64 bit and recently installed qemu-kvm. Now I want to start a 64bit live CD using qemu -m 512 -boot d -cdrom archlinux-2010.05-netinstall-x86_64.iso This loads the image and I ...