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Some applications is not working after upgrading from Ubuntu 11.04 32 bit to Ubuntu 12.04 64 bit

I updated my system from Ubuntu 11.10 32-bit to Ubuntu 12.04 64-bit using installation DVD. I used option 'update older installation of Ubuntu 11.10'. Now my softwares and settings pre-installed ...
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Why do I get this error when opening a new tab in Firefox?

When I take a new tab in Firefox, it's showing this error. You have requested an encrypted page that contains some unencrypted information. Information that you see or enter on this page could ...
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Web RDP not working in 11.10

I am not able to connect to the remote machine from Ubuntu 11.10 machine using Web RDP. The following are the details. Java Vendor: Oracle Corporation Java Version: 1.7.0_07 IVE Host: xxx.xxx.com ...
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Upgrade from 11.10 to 12.04 failed; installing the upgrades; preparing libco

Screenshot of Distribution Upgrade failure I had Ubuntu 11.10 installed in a virtual machine. Attempted to upgrade it to 12.04 and it hung at Installing the upgrades/preparing libco. Left it there ...
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Ubuntu Server 11.10 on a LAN is refusing connections

my ubuntu installation is on a LAN configured on it is email server, likewise-open, NFS, autofs. Sometimes it refuses to ping other computers as well as refuse connections from other computers. What ...
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Code Vision AVR for Ubuntu

IS there any ways that I can use the Code Vision AVR Compiler? Please answer my question I gonna make a robot, So I need a useful compiler for my Ubuntu.We are usually work on Atmel micro ...
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Upgrade from 11.10 to 12.04 failed, can't even find the hard drive anymore

I'm working on upgrading some virtual machines that were on 11.10 and need to be upgraded to 12.04. (Because of an extremely large mysql database, a fresh install isn't really a good option.) I do ...
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Upgrade option unavailable when upgrading from 11.10 to 12.04 from a USB stick

I created a USB startup disk from ISO and booted using that to upgrade my 11.10 installation. But when I am not able to select Upgrade from Ubuntu 11.10 to Ubuntu 12.04. The radio button cannot be ...
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Can not boot Ubuntu 11.10 from external USB HDD

I've just installed Ubuntu 11.10 x64 on a 200Gb partition of my 2Tb external usb HDD. Everything went smoothly. After restarting the computer, I tried hitting F12 and choosing usb hdd. Something like ...
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Says “Installing system” but not doing anything

I'm installing 11.10 on a homemade system with Intel motherboard and 1 GB RAM. It downloaded packages but now it's at "Installing system" with about 10% of the status bar left and it's doing nothing. ...
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Keyring won't Unlock untill web browser is open

Using Ubuntu 11.10 on an HP MINI1010nr. Ubuntu does not ask for Keyring unlock untill after I open either Chromium or firefox. Also sometimes I may be on for 30+ minuets then the screen blanks and I ...
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Uber-Slow wifi connection on Ubuntu 11.10 on my 1310-us

On Ubuntu, my internet speeds (which would normally be good) is very crappy and I can't find help anywhere. Please help! I have an HP Pavilion g7 1310-us and the type of wireless receiver I have is a ...
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Can't boot to Windows 7 after installing Ubuntu 11.10

Here's what happened: I have 2 HDDs. 1st HDD is partitioned like this: C - Windows 7 D* - Empty drive where I installed Ubuntu E - Personal Files F - Personal Files 2nd HDD is partitioned like this: ...
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How to set up an sstp vpn connection

the question is simple: how to set up an sstp vpn connection in ubuntu 11.10? as of this moment I haven't been able to find a way to make an sstp vpn connection.
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Ubuntu not working with AT&T Uverse 2wire 3600HGV router

So I am using AT&T Uverse via the provided 2Wire 3600HGV router. I was able to connect to the wireless connection when I was using the live cd and installing Ubuntu, but after the install and ...
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Session is restarted continuously (Ubuntu 11.10)

This is my first question in Ask Ubuntu and sorry for my English (it is not my native language). I have installed Ubuntu 11.10 on my laptop and I have a problem that annoys me quite a lot. When I'm ...
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SSD on USB 3.0 doesn't always mount

The SSD I use is apparently slightly damaged. At the moment it shows this popular Corsair Series 3 problem. Symptoms: the disk is working for some minutes and then just suddenly stops. Two months ago ...
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Radeon HD 6850 VMware 3D Support?

I'm a new Ubuntu user (new to all of linux actually). I've installed Ubuntu 11.10 x64 and have been enjoying it, but I wanted to see how it would perform using VMware for small time gaming since I ...
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Sound volume indicator in top panel is resetting top panel upon mouse click or hover

I've installed the system monitor indicator applet and weather indicator applet. all else is the same. Do you think compiz is the problem? Can I reinstall the volume indicator applet?
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resolv.conf auto reset by dnsmasq after install libvirt-bin

After I install libvirt-bin and ubuntu-virt-server, etc., my resolv.conf gets overwritten by dnsmasq about every hour. I haven't installed network-manager and resolvconf. When I search for dnsmasq I ...
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How to backup a windows share to another windows share using rsync?

I have two windows shares mounted and I would like to be able to backup the first into the second. The shares are found on a windows server 2003 machine. I was able to copy one folder to another ...
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Plymouth splash not showing, purple and black on boot

I've got Ubuntu 11.10 on Asus machine with Nvidia G-Force 210M,...everything works fine, but bootscreen Plymouth splash does not show... First time I've had big resolution logo so I Googled some ...
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Eclipse tooltip preference bar on focus

When I hover over a suggestion line in Eclipse to view the suggestion tooltip box, and then focus on the tooltip box, a bar gets added to the bottom of the tooltip obscuring some of the text. It's ...
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How do I enable OSX-like three-finger swipes in 11.10 and 12.04?

In MacOSX the default settings is to move back/forward a page in Firefox when I do a three-finger swipe left/right. In Unity, three-finger-swipes invokes window movement. How can I configure ...
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Unable to transfer files via bluetooth between a Samsung Corby TXT and laptop

I successfully paired my laptop & my phone. When I try to send any file from my laptop to my phone via bluetooth, I am getting this message in Ubuntu 11.10: Permission Denied(13) I am also ...
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Shutdown or Restart only logs me out

My workstation at work is running 11.10 (lightdm). Shutting down or restarting has always worked up till last week. My workstation is generally left on through the week and shutdown at weekends. ...
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Synergy's menus go dark about 20 seconds after launching the application

Synergy's menus go dark about 20 seconds after launching the application (Synergy is an awesome CAD tool if you were wondering). I used to be able to solve this by turning off "decorations" in the ...
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No sound on Gigabyte Motherboard

I am using Ubuntu 11.10 on a Gigabyte GA-MA785GM-UDH mobo. I have not had speakers hooked up until recently and now I realized there is no sound. ALSA seems to be loaded and the correct output is ...
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Removing the underlines from menu key words

If I click on a menu at the top of the screen in, say, Gimp, and navigate through the options, then key words - or rather, key letters - suddenly become underlined. My guess is that this is keyboard ...
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wifi connection in lubuntu 11.10

I am facing the wifi network connection problem, which was previously working absolutely fine. I have checked /etc/network/interfaces file auto wlan0 iface wlan0 inet dhcp wireless-mode managed ...
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Why do I briefly see a black srceen with white writing which then disappears when trying to install Ubuntu on an HP Pavilion G7?

I recently bought a HP Pavilion G7 laptop. I made a nice Ubuntu 11.10 USB using pendrivelinux. When I try to install it a black screen with white letters appears (like normally) but disappears again. ...
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SSH connection reset by peer after 11.10 update. (Proxy Issue)

My work computer sits behind a proxy (I know thats where the problem lies.) I was running 11.4 and using ssh to establish a socks proxy to my server at home. I can still connect to that server from ...
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installing ubuntu from usb on windows7

I trying to install Ubuntu from USB on my Windows 7 net-book. During installation I couldn't create new partition. I couldn't find free space as my +,- are non active. What should I do?? Here by ...
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Backup my data from broken ubuntu

During upgrade Ubuntu 11.10 I have lost power. I cant make recovery mode or grap and when try to boot from life CD I got this message : cannot mount /dev/loop0 (/cdrom/casper/filesystem) I only ...
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Restore Ubuntu from Dell Laptop

I have a Dell Inspiron 14R that came with Ubuntu 11.1 installed from the Factory. I had multiple troubles and I had to re-install, for which I used an 12.04 ISO that I downloaded from Ubuntu site. ...
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timezone change resets after reboot ubuntu 11.10

I am trying to change my timezone from HKT to JST or any other timezone for that using the most commonly used command that I can find sudo dpkg-reconfigure tzdata. This successfully changes the ...
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Chromium wont start?

I reinstalled chromium now it does not start at all. I have Ubuntu 11.10 How do I check what is wrong? Why is it so hard to post a question on here? It keeps saying I have not met the formatting ...
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why doesn't my ftp transfer work?

I am working on ubuntu 11.10 i need to transfer some files to my windows 7 system on the LAN. while connecting with ftp get an error i.e ftp: connection : connection refused ftp 192.168.0.72 ftp: ...
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SSH connection to AWS EC2 servers terminate often

I am using ubuntu os as i am trying to cloud machine. SSH connection to AWS EC2 servers terminate often, what configuration needs to be modified so that we could minimize the remote shell from being ...
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I need a root password to access my drives, how to install 13.04?

My PC crashed a week ago and by using Multi Bios I found I could "Try Or Install Ubuntu". I have never used this before and every time I try to access my drives it says I need a root password or I ...
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Wireless connection keeps dropping with a Realtek card (Ubuntu 11.10)

I am using Ubuntu 11.10. My wireless connections drops 10-20 minutes after I start my computer. It keeps searching for wireless after that but does not find it. The same issue does not occur if I ...
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Removed apache2 server accidently

I did executed following command on my live server with sudo dpkg -i mod-pagespeed-*.deb apt-get -f install and It told me and now I am unable to install apache2 please help me.. > Reading ...
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Canon LBP2900B installation in 11.10

I need to install the Canon LBP2900B printers into my Ubuntu machines using 11.10 version. I have tried most of the queries online but could not able to find a solution for this issue. So could any ...
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Unable to recover admin account ubuntu 11.10

i had accidentally deleted the admin account. i am using the system from standard how to recover the administrator account which i had deleted, please do favour me in resolving this isssue.
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I can't find older version of Wubi!

here it arrive only to 2009 http://sourceforge.net/projects/wubi/files/Wubi/ how is possible? I need wubi 11.10!!! anybody can help me?
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Desktop session crashed. How to revert back?

Recently I tried to install gnome fallback session through synaptic package manager. But after restart my session is crashed. There is nothing in Unity panel, nothing in dash, nothing in top panel. ...
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how to install driver for atheros ar8161 in ubuntu 11.10

I am completely new in using ubuntu, studying painful and trying to find a way. most discussions are for ubuntu 12.10, so what packages should I install for this driver if I use 11.10?
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getting this error while installing cinnamon in 11.10

Traceback (most recent call last): File "/usr/bin/add-apt-repository", line 88, in <module> ppa_info = get_ppa_info_from_lp(user, ppa_name) File ...
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Terminator transparency not showing other opened windows but only wallpaper

Terminator transparency not working after upgrading to Ubuntu 11.10. At zero slider it is becoming completely black and at max slider its showing wallpaper background rather than background ...
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I got rid of unity but have gnome-panel: blank screen

I got rid of unity in my Ubuntu 11.10 on a dell mini following the steps as in this post. I had ensured that I installed gnome-panel before I did this and removed unity from within gnome-panel. When ...