The current LTS (Long Term Support) release of Ubuntu, code-named "Trusty Tahr". Released on 17th April, 2014. Only use this tag if your question is version-specific.

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How should I transfer photo (jpeg) files from my ubuntu 14.04 PC and display them on my iPad, without using iTunes?

I am very happy to manage my photo files centrally on my Ubuntu 14.04 PC. It is easy to mount an i-device onto the PC using a USB cable and opening Nautilus. (congrats for making that so seamless, ...
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What's the easiest way to unrar a file on Ubuntu 12.04

I just realized I can't unrar .rar files on my Ubuntu machine!
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Stuck during installation Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I'm trying to install Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on my desktop and it always freezes when I confirm how much the Ubuntu partition will have. Anyone encountered the same?
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Third monitor picture shifted

I have two AOC 23" monitors and Samsung TV screen. Until last update the picture on all screens were ok. Now picture on AOC's ok but on TV the picture is shifted to the right, that part of picture ...
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Sudo apt-get update not working probelm with mono-xamarin

When I run sudo apt-get update I get the error: E: Malformed line 4 in source list /etc/apt/sources.list.d/mono-xamarin.list (type) E: The list of sources could not be read Does anyone know how to ...
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How to properly connect second Monitor via HDMI?

I have a Samsung Series 9 900X4D Notebook with an Intel Core i5 3317U CPU ( Intel HD Graphics 4000 ). The main displays resolution is 1600x900. I would like to use a second display with my microHDMI ...
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Change auto-renaming in guake

Is there any way to remove path from tab name in guake? Usually I open several hosts in different tabs and I rename them all according to the host name. It is annoying to make the same action on every ...
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VirtualBox boots only in UEFI Interactive shell

I installed Ubuntu 14.10 in VirtualBox with UEFI. But now I have rebootet this OS and now it boots into a UEFI Interactive Shell v2.0. How can I boot normaly into Grub again? I hope you can help me, ...
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Cannot update Xubuntu 14.04

When I check for updates or use sudo apt-get update it shows some errors W:Failed to fetch http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/dists/raring/main/binary-i386/Packages 404 Not Found [IP: 91.189.92.201 ...
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Want Ubuntu and Windows both on My Laptop

Some days ago i used Ubuntu 14.04 LTS for 2 weeks and loves it. On that time i had completely install Ubuntu on my laptop. Now the problem is i also has to developed .Net applications. So i need both ...
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Bluetooth Devise is off

I have hp pavilion g6 laptop and Ubuntu 14.04 OS. I am Unable to open the Bluetooth, the option is always off in system settings There is message " No Bluetooth adapter found" Do I need to do some ...
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Migration from Truecrypt to LUKS

I am looking for an alternative for True-crypt which can be used both at the disk level and with portable media. Having installed Ubuntu 14.04 ticking 'with disc encryption' enabled, it works very ...
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Diff between backups: see permissions, group and owner and sym link differences

Question Using only the command line, is it possible to tell if a rsync backup (on a NAS) and the original folder tree (on a web server) are exactly the same? I mean in terms of file sizes, ...
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if using ubuntu raid sofware and os fail what happen to data?

if i setup a server with raid using ubuntu server software, what happen to data if os (ubuntu server) fail Raid 10 : disk 1 disk 2 disk 3 disk 4 disk 5 disk 6 to 2 partition os data
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Unability of opening documents in Microsoft Word 2010

I am not able to open certain documents in Microsoft Word 2010. When i double click on the document there is a program error displayed saying "The program DW20.EXE has encountered a serious problem ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 problem with network bandwidth limit

I have a problem with my internet bandwidth on WiFi. Currently I have two computers: one with ubuntu 14.04 and second with Windows7. On my Ubuntu machine when I try to download something I always have ...
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install driver for dual integrated Intel® HD graphics 4400 and Radeon R5 M230 in ubuntu 14.04

I have just purchased a lenovo dos laptop with following configuration : i3 400u which has integrated Intel® HD graphics 4400 and 2gb Radeon R5 M230/ATI JET LE R5 M230 . I do not know whether it is ...
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Signatures not verified

These are the signature errors that persist after I tried several fixes mentioned on the Internet W: GPG error: http://deb.opera.com stable InRelease: The following signatures couldn't be verified ...
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Uninstall grub without uninstallng ubuntu?

I have dual boot laptop .I need to uninstall Grub do remove some features from windows-8.1 .can i remove grub without affecting ubuntu and Windows ?So that i can install grub and it will restore all ...
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Xorg segmentation fault

Okay so o have my nice custom built PC that I have been dual booting Ubuntu flavors and the likes forever but this is the first time I've had a major issue. I'm able to get to lightdm fine. But for ...
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Bluetooth is turn on but not detect the device in ubuntu 14.04

praveen@praveen-Lenovo-B590:~$ rfkill list 0: tpacpi_bluetooth_sw: Bluetooth Soft blocked: no Hard blocked: no 1: phy0: Wireless LAN Soft blocked: no Hard blocked: no 2: brcmwl-0: ...
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Dual Booting 14.04 and Windows 8.1 on Sony Vaio Tap 20

I have been toiling away the last week trying to get 14.04 to dual boot on my Sony Vaio Tap 20. This is the method I used to install: Disable fast boot, disable secure boot LiveUSB install of ...
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How to check if MAAS-DHCP service/daemon is running?

We've configured MAAS to handle DHCP on our network. It was working fine for a while but suddenly MAAS refuses to respond to DHCP requests. How to debug this? Are there any logs I can check or is ...
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Drive isn't recognized

So that few days I've been trying to install Ubuntu 14.04 on my external hdd (I have two and have tried installing on both of the them). As soon as the installation is done it says I have to restart ...
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Can't connect to 192.168.2.1:800

I'm not able to launch Software Center or install new programs or updates through Terminal (I receive Unable to connect to 192.168.2.1:800: and therefore can't update and download new programs. I ...
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How to install Ubuntu and boot on Toshiba Satellite?

Downloaded and burned ubuntu-14.04.1-desktop-amd64.iso. Checked md5 of iso and md5 of burned DVD. Installed 14.04.1 LTS on a new Toshiba Satellite laptop. Replaced the existing Windows 8 install. The ...
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I have files in a usb drive that would not delete and the terminal is not working nor accepting my password in ubuntu 14.04

I have jpeg, jpg and html files in a USB drive that I want to erase and I can't. They appear with the lock on them. I tried to change permissions and can't do that neither. Went to Terminal and it ...
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Bluetooth receiver doesn't appear in sound options 14.04

I've got a SMK Link Nano Dongle Bluetooth 4.0 LE + EDR Bluetooth adapter for my Acer Aspire. I've got an Onkyo receiver with Bluetooth capabilities. I've got it both paired and connected with my ...
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How to play poker online?

I would like to play online poker but most of poker-rooms (pokerstars and so on) do not give the possiblity to install the software on Ubuntu 14.04. I prefer to do not use WINE because my notebook is ...
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Is there any way to create thumbnails in the Trash folder?

By default these do not seem to be generated. I don't know if I can force the system to do it as they would be very handy to identify a wrongly deleted picture. I'm using Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS
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Update from 13.04 to 14.04 [duplicate]

I have a box standing at home, which i did not use for a quite long time, but i would like to update its OS to the latest LTS version of ubuntu - as mentioned in the title. I did search on google on ...
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Webserver not displaying PHP page

I have provisioned an apache webserver with a custom user for content management, created a http-docs root directory in /var/, and assigned ownership to the user with the usual chown stuff, yada yada ...
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Laptop lid power options

How do I configure my laptop to perform in the following manner in Ubuntu 14.04.1 Server? Current State When the laptop is powered on and the lid is closed: External screen loses signal Laptop enters ...
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Install Ubuntu on an external hard drive

If I install Ubuntu on an external hard drive USB 3.0 is it gonna be slow to work on and do some gaming (Metro, borderlands etc.)?
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Auto clear search term from lens

There must be a setting or a shell script that would clear the terms from the lens every time it's closed. The behaviour would be: open lens and type a term. reopen the lens with super key. see ...
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F.lux don't work on dual monitors (laptop + external)?

First things first, this question is already asked, but is 2 years old and without an answer. Now my problem... I have one monitor with another from my laptop. That's my workspace. But when I install ...
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Trying APL.apk using adb in my Ubisate7c+

I am trying to install an android application called APL.apk developed by IITians. It is basically 2 files, APL.apk and apl.img(700MB) The three modes of installation is given in the link ...
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Microsoft Office 2010 Pro and Ubuntu? [duplicate]

I currently use x64 and I tried to install Microsoft Office 2010 Professional x86 & x64 and it failed with Wine and Play on Linux. It says that it needs MSXML 6 SP1, yet installation fails every ...
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Reassigning Linux Laptop to someone?

I recently gave my laptop to someone who seriously needed one but I don't know how to assign their name and password to the computer, it is still under my name and password and still has all my old ...
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Install ubuntu-desktop dependencies problem

I have added this repository ppa:gurqn/systray-trusty to my Ubuntu 14.04. After this I performed an apt-get update and apt-get upgrade. But soon after I decided to remove installed packages from ...
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My installation doesn't work updated from 12.04 to 14.04 through online

I was using Ubuntu 12.04. I tried to upgrade it to 14.04 online. Everything was completed successfully. After completion of the installation process, there were one pop-up window come for Reboot Now ...
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Graphical freezes and live CD boot failures

I experience regular short graphics freezes (mouse stops moving, words typed in are finished later) and at times the system freezes completely. This issue is so nasty that it makes the system ...
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Ubuntu14.04 w/xbindkeys - binding two or more keys to a command

'xbindkeys' allows me to bind an action to a single key, such as... ; calculator key launches gedit. (xbindkey `("c:148") "gedit") But it will not allow me to bind two keys, other than modifiers. ...
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Install partition is too small

I want to install Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS next to my current OS Win 7. I made an USB installer, and on boot i went for Try and install. I got the followin error meassage Note first time i went for ...
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Matplotlib requires sudo on Ubuntu 14.04

I recently shifted to a new laptop. After installing Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and all of the packages that my previous system contained, I copied all my files from my old system to the new one. Whenever I ...
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How can I use the Ubuntu Touch onscreen keyboard on Ubuntu 14.04?

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 on an old x86-based tablet and I am trying to get the Ubuntu Touch onscreen keyboard to work, because I'm not satisfied with Onboard. I installed the packages "ubuntu-keyboard" ...
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Can't install ubuntu [Errno30]

Ubuntu installer retrieve this error while copying files during ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS installation in my laptop: This is often due to a faulty CD/DVD disk or drive, or a faulty hard disk. It may ...
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How to create WiFi Hotspot when connected to wireless network in Ubuntu 14.04 with 2 network adapters?

I followed this guide [KDE's network manager] http://ubuntuhandbook.org/index.php/2014/06/share-internet-with-android-ubuntu-1404/ but this is for wired connection. How can i create a wifi hotspot ...
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Reply Soon. New user. Regarding software installations [on hold]

I am a new user of Ubuntu 14.04. Please answer my queries which are as follows. How to install Tata Docomo 3G Dongle Software. Its provided in tar.gz format. i searched net for it. But i am getting ...
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“S-video disconnected” issue on 14.04 LTS with ATI x800

I have a collection of old parts that I'm trying to set up as a cheap way of streaming video to an old tv in my bedroom. I'm trying to use Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, but it doesnt seem to recognise that ...