Questions about the 64-bit architecture, and how to get some software working on it.

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I installed Lubuntu 32 bit on 64 bit system. How should I go about upgrading to 64 bit?

I already downloaded de 64 bit iso, I just don't know what's gonna happen, is it gonna make a third partition on my disk drive (currently have 2, one windows one lubuntu)? Do I have to delete the ...
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How to make Brother DCP540CN scanner function in 16.04 LTS

I've been using Ubuntu for a few years and I'm very happy with it. Two days ago I wiped my hard drive and installed 16.04 LTS (64 bit). I was using 14.04 LTS prior to this. since doing this I've been ...
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Wickr 2.6.0-4 Installed. But Can't load/open

I have installed wickr deb installation using the code "sudo gdebi wickr.deb". But the application won't start. It just remains in the taskbar with the icon glowing and then its gone after a while. ...
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not all RAM recognised ~3.3 of 8GB

-I recently installed some new RAM so that I have 8GB (4x2GB sticks). -The Bios displays all four sticks, however Ubuntu only shows about 3.3GB available. -Both the system details and info from ...
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32 bit vs. 64 bit Ubuntu on a Samsung Netbook NC-210

does anyone know if it is possible to run a 64-bit Ubuntu on a Samsung Netbook NC-210? And would there be advantages of using a 64 bit Ubuntu over the 32 bit version? In the MS Windows world this ...
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Does Ubuntu 16.04 support intel 64 bit processers [duplicate]

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 32-bit LTS for a while and I'd love to try Ubuntu 16.04 64-bit LTS. In Ubuntu download page I found 64-bit ISO image as ubuntu-16.04-desktop-amd64.iso, I am bit confused ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 additional drivers microcode AMD-E1 APU

So i was poking around with the Ubuntu 16.04, and i checked the additional drivers settings, and found this: I wonder if i should use it, I've seen similar questions since i have seen this option ...
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Trying to run live usb of 16.04 Intel NUC5PPYU

I already have 14.04 running and would like to try 16.04 as live usb however it only gets part way through and hangs. My system is an Intel NUC5PPYH 64bit. I have already tried running a 14.04 DVD to ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 + Nvidia Driver = Blank screen

SOLUTION UPDATE 1: To make the grub change permanent: from terminal run: sudo gedit /etc/default/grub add nomodeset i.e. (GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DEFAULT="nomodeset quiet splash") save the file from ...
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Text installer freezes at the language selection panel on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (UEFI)

I just downloaded the newest Version of Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (http://releases.ubuntu.com/16.04/) and created a USB UEFI boot media (with rufus 2.8). Boot is going fine, but when i press "install ubuntu ...
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Ubuntu startup disk creator cannot burn bootloader!

I installed 32 bit Ubuntu on 64 bit hardware. I downloaded the 64 bit ISO, then tried using the startup disk creator. It worked well, until time to burn the bootloader. It said that Startup Disk ...
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Cannot use a 32bit prefix on Wine installation on 64-bit Xubuntu 15.10

When I create a prefix with: WINEARCH=win32 WINEPREFIX=~/.wine winecfg I get the error: wine: '/home/user/.wine' is a 32-bit installation, it cannot support 64-bit applications. I need a 32bit ...
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Making my 32-bit program code compile on 64-bit Ubuntu (looking for safe path)

I have for the first time installed a 64-bit Ubuntu on my laptop. Now I am looking for a way to compile my old biology C++ project on this OS. I have a .sh file that installs all necessary packages ...
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Install 32 bit OpenJFX in 64Bit Ubuntu

I'm still not sure of this will fix my printing problem, but I'm trying to revert my Java into a 32 bit version, after finding out my 64 bit Java doesn't communicate with CUPS. (Ubuntu 15.10 64 bit) ...
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Windows vs Linux/Ubuntu when it comes to Videos

I had made a sort of interview with Non-programmer using Linux. Recently, the article was posted somewhere in FB and several people contacted me; most of the approach: "Open Software FTW!", which is ...
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Usb Wifi Device Stops Working

I am using Ubuntu 15.10 (AMD 64bit) on my desktop PC (HP-8200). I bought a generic '150Mbps Mini Wireless N Usb Adapter' off ebay for connecting to our wifi. The internet runs for a few minutes, ...
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Doom 3 BFG starts(native) but with purple and random colours

I had to install propietary AMD drivers because the open source ones would give black screen and low fps Sytem Specs: OS:Ubuntu Gnome 14.04LTS 64bits RAM:8GB VRAM:1GB Graphic card: AMD radeon R5 ...
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KVM installation problem

I'm trying to install KVM for avd of android studio and I ran this command: sudo apt-get install qemu-kvm libvirt-bin ubuntu-vm-builder bridge-utils ia32-libs-multiarch But on running it gives me ...
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Trying anything to remove Chrome sources.list error

I keep getting the famous sources.list error even after trying to implement the supposed fix. My next thing is to try to totally remove chrome/chromium and start over. So I followed these removal ...
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64-bit Ubuntu seems to think it is 32-bit

Yesterday, I posted this thread, and got a reply, telling me to install 64-bit Ubuntu. I thought I already had a 64-bit copy, so I went to my system Details, and found that I did, indeed have an x64 ...
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Differing kernel versions for 32-bit and 64-bit versions of the same OS?

I have a laptop with side by side installation of 32-bit and 64-bit Ubuntu 14.04. I have just noticed that I have different kernel versions on these OS (see logs below): The 32 bit has kernel: ...
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Google Earth graphics card problem in Ubuntu 14.04 64bit

I am struggling to get Google Earth working properly in Ubuntu 14.04 64bit. The program opens correctly and does not crash, as many report over the web. But it has trouble working with the graphics ...
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Change from Ubuntu 14.04.4 LTS 32 bit to Ubuntu 14.04.4 LTS 64 bit on Intel Core i5-2410M

I am currently running Ubuntu 14.04.4 LTS 32 bit on a Toshiba Satellite P755-S5265 laptop and it works fine. The processor is an Intel Core i5-2410M (64 bit). I am preparing to install AutoQ3D and ...
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Google Chrome won't load on new 64 bit install of 14.04 LTS

This is the error I get. /tmp/mozilla_jeff0/XzdQOFEe.deb.part could not be saved, because the source file could not be read. I have tried every fix that I can find and still get the same error. I ...
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Building a 32-bit app in 64-bit

I know this has been asked before but the answer given didn't work for me. I'm trying to compile miniSAT and I'm getting the error Linking: minisat ( core/Main.o core/Solver.o utils/Options.o ...
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Can I run Ubuntu 64bit on my system

Can anybody please help me to make me sure that I can run Ubuntu 14.04.4 LTS 64bits in my PC. My PC specs are - Intel dg41ty motherboard 1TB seagate hard drive core 2 duo 2.93 GHz processor ...
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Random error message that causes restart of computer

Every now and again, my computer screen goes black and I get an error message (in terminal font) that says, Warning!!! Boot script table is modified!!! Please contact your ...
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TP-Link Archer T2U does not work on Ubuntu 15.10 +

I just bought this USB wifi adapter, TP-Link Archer T2U AC600, from BestBuy (Canada) since it stated that it had linux support on their website. I have tried the driver software from the TP-Link ...
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Can I download ubuntu 64bit on my windows 7 32bit?

As the topic says I'm pretty sure that I want to replace my windows 7 with ubuntu but I need to know if I can upgrade my OS to 64bit from 32bit windows 7. Thanks
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Error installing Viber in ubuntu 32-bit

So basically, I'm trying to install viber in ubuntu using wine and installing the windows 32-bit installer. That has given me an error, so i tried forcing installing the .deb 64 bit on 32 bit ...
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bash: ./read_file.o: cannot execute binary file

I am running a 64-bit ubuntu with the following lscpu output. Architecture: x86_64 CPU op-mode(s): 32-bit, 64-bit Byte Order: Little Endian CPU(s): 4 On-line ...
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opening 32 bit apps with 64 bit [duplicate]

I am trying to get to open darkmod with requires 32 bit libraries ( or some thing like that ) I have tried every thing but nothing worked. I also tried looking at other questions but nothing worked ...
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Fixing “The following packages have been kept back” - without install?

I've ended up with the Gtk-Message: Failed to load module "overlay-scrollbar" due to needing 32-bit overlay-scrollbar-gtk2 on a 64-bit amd64 Ubuntu - which is better described in How do I ...
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Ubuntu touch on amd64 [duplicate]

I have a tablet with 32bit EFI but is 64bit (baytrail) and I know ubuntu-touch is just a more touch friendly version of unity. Is there any compiled iso with it? I can install it from the terminal ...
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Skipping incompatible libs when compiling Taucs under Ubuntu 12.04 64-bit

After many failures trying to compile Taucs under my Ubuntu 12.04 64-bit, I searched for the reason and reached this question. Unfortunately, non of those answers worked for me. As in the question, ...
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When trying to open steam I get an error saying I need 'libc so 6' [duplicate]

I am on ubuntu version 14.04 lts and 64 bit
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Ubuntu 14.04 64bit & Webex. Standalone 32bit Firefox & JRE, but still Audio is Unaccessible

I've tried to get this to work in many different ways. The audio DID work for me a month ago, but after an LDAP installation and user change I had to start over again. My goal is to have it as a ...
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Issues With Installing Steam

I am new to Ubuntu, and I am trying to install Steam on a 64 bit Ubuntu partition on my Macbook. My first try, I went to the Steam webpage, installed the installer there and opened it with the default ...
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Problem with installing Steam on Ubuntu 15.10

I'm trying to install Steam on Ubuntu 15.10 64 bit. When I run steam, I get the following output: username@computer:~/Desktop$ steam Running Steam on ubuntu 15.10 64-bit STEAM_RUNTIME is enabled ...
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steam fails to start because of missing 32bit libraries

on a fresh install of steam on kubuntu 14.04 getting this Running Steam on ubuntu 14.04 64-bit STEAM_RUNTIME is disabled by the user Error: You are missing the following 32-bit libraries, and Steam ...
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Is there a way to prevent apt from looking for i386 packages in multi-arch mode (Ubuntu 14.04)? [duplicate]

I was wondering if there is a way to prevent apt looking for an i386 version of a package for a particular repo/package? For example, I recently got this error when doing apt-get update: W: Failed ...
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Which 64-bit server image to use for Intel Pentium G3220? [duplicate]

Soon, I'll have to install an Ubuntu Server on a computer with a Intel Pentium G3220 64-bit instruction set processor. So I'm looking at the current LTS Server edition, 14.04.4. However, the page ...
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Google Chrome support for Ubuntu 12.04 64-bit [duplicate]

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 64 bit and I still get the message on Chrome saying that my OS will no longer be supported. Is this the case or does this only apply to 32-bit installations?
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error when compiling ibus 1.5.11 on ubuntu 14.04

when I tried to compile the ibus it throwing this kind of error when using make command: make[1]: Entering directory `/home/whaX/git/thirdparty/ibus/engine' VALAC ibus_engine_simple_vala.stamp ...
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Ubuntu 32bit or 64bit on a laptop with 4gb ram? [closed]

My laptop has 4Gb of ram and the processor can suport 64bit. What should I install, 32bit or 64bit? And why? As far as I know the 32bit version will use less ram but at max 4gb of ram.
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I don't know how to get back to Ubuntu 15.10 from busybox

OK so here is my problem here. I have 2 operating systems to choose. Windows 10, and Ubuntu 15.10. Pressing Windows 10 will give only me a loading screen (with the dell logo, I am on a dell inspiron ...
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Why did my wifi stopped working suddenly (intel PRO 9645 on 15.10)

The problem occurred after putting my laptop in sleep. After this, no wireless networks are listed anymore. It lists 'wireless device is disabled with hardware switch". This is the ouput for rfkill ...
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Flashplayer support needed for starsports videos

I know there is a problem with flash player. In my case I have 64 bit ubuntu 12.04 system. Youtube videos works fine, gifs works fine and even i have played flash games. But the problem is when I ...
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14.04.04 amd 64 installation issues

Installed from usb....14.04.04-amd-64. Fresh install, did not retain windows. At "Installation Type", I selected only the Erase and Install option. Everything installed ok the best I could tell. ...
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How to fix wine-staging missing error when installing pipelight on 15.10 (x64)

I'm trying to install pipelight on ubuntu 15.10 x64 using this guide but I'm stuck on this error: sudo apt-get install --install-recommends pipelight-multi Pakketlijsten worden ingelezen... Klaar ...