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

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Ubuntu 14.10 can't open Firefox aspx file

Every 2 months I need to file taxes and the document is loaded to a different tab in aspx format. The site claims to support only Internet explorer but for years I have been using Ubuntu with firefox. ...
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Proper file icon is missing

Recently I have installed Quantum Gis (Qgis) on my ubuntu 14.04 64bit desktop, but when I create files of this software (type is .qgs) the icon does not appear. I have tried assogiate but it did not ...
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Can't find Ubuntu64 on Oracle VM when creating new VM

I could only find the 32-bit versions of all the OSs, but not a single 64-bit one. Yes, my processor is x64 and my Windows8 is 64-bit version as well. So I don't know what the problem is. I read ...
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Is it possible to restore 32-bit 14.04 packages/system to 64-bit 14.04?

Restore I backed up a 32-bit 14.04 system and tried to migrate to a new machine running 64-bit 14.04 with the following: sudo cp ~/backup/sources.bak /etc/apt/sources.list sudo chmod 644 ...
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Problems installing Ubuntu in UEFI system

I am having trouble booting into my HDD, where I have installed Ubuntu as described @help.ubuntu.com/community/UEFI I have attempted to utilize Boot-Repair to no avail. Here is my link pasteurl link: ...
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Lenovo P580 fan works when PC idle (14.04/64bit)

I have just updated Ubuntu from 14.04 (32 bit) to Ubuntu Gnome 14.04 LTS (64 bit). The fan will work extra even when the CPU is running at 45~55%. I have never had a single fan issue in any of the ...
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Why Can't i run powdertoy on ubuntu 14.04 lts 64bit

Here is my problem. I don't know if you heard powdertoy or not. But problem is when i try to start the powdertoy it is not responding. Not starts and not shows a fail message. So i don't even know why ...
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/usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/charset.alias

Starting firefox gives repetably an error message (one minute intreval). It seems to be related to a missing file /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/charset.alias What is this missing file? Why it exists and ...
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virtualbox installed on ubuntu 14 , no 64bits as OS?

I tried to install Kali for linux on virtualbox I got this common issue with kernel "This kernel requires an x86-64 CPU, but only detected an i686 CPU. Unable to boot – please use a kernel ...
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How to reset Ubuntu boot up screen

after installing gdm, i cant right click on my desktop anymore and wallpaper changed to default(cant change) and the option menu when boot up is not orange but it is grey I searched for solution but ...
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How to properly install Brother DCP 135C scanner under Kubuntu 14.04 64 bit?

I have read almost all posts about this but I did not find the solution for Kubuntu 14.04 64 bit. Of course, I have tried with the solutions I read with no effect. What I did so far? I have ...
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Vulgar display problem with Ubuntu 14.04 64-bit (New installation)

Recently I've downloaded and installed Ubuntu 14.04 64-bit on my Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit PC using VMware, Once the installation was finished I was authorized with my user credentials into my Ubuntu ...
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NoneType object has no attribute 'get_info' - still not solved!

Still same problem! Trying to install ubuntu 14.04 into Vista (amd64), landing at NoneType object has no attribute 'get_info'. DL iso three times, md5 ok, and tried once as metalink (force-wubi). ...
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Computer bogs down and nearly stops Ubuntu 14.04, 64 bit

I'm not new to Ubuntu, but I'm no wizard so be gentle, please. Installed the 64-bit version of Ubuntu 14.04 after running 32-bit for a few months (Dell Latitude D620, if it matters, 2 gigs of RAM). ...
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Unable to install xampp server in ubuntu

I want to install xampp server via command line. For the purpose, I downloaded xampp. When I am running it I get nothing. I run the following commands: wget ...
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Installing from USB

I'm trying to install Ubuntu 14.04.1 lts onto this Windows 7 Aspire 5532 with 3 GB of ram, an AMD athlon processor tf-20 with 1.60 GHz, and a 64 bit operating system. I put the 64 bit ubuntu onto my ...
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My lenovo leptop b570 is hanging while shutting down

I have installed 64 bit Ubuntu 14.04 on my lenovo notbook B 570. Now while I am trying to shut-down it ..it is hanging every time. Kindly help me other system specifications are : Ram 4GB, HDD 500GB, ...
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Unmet dependencies when install program 32 bits version on 64 bits

I am trying to install some libraries 32 bits version on my ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64 bits. I know ubuntu 14.04 LTS support multiarch. I attempt install via apt-get but I get some umet dependencies: sudo ...
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Install Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS over AMD64 Athlon (white dots)

I tried install ubuntu 14.04.1 32 bits (for machines with less than 2GB RAM) but after installation screen show me this white dots and not let me see desktop. Specification machine is the following: ...
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Graphic components crashes after hibernation 14.04

As the title, sometimes I'm experiencing a serious bug, probably (but not certainly) due to hibernation. In practice, it seems that the system just doesn't recognize the mouse clicks; I can't be able ...
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32/64-bit shared persistence LiveUSB possible?

Along the lines of this earlier question, I'm wondering if it's possible to create a LiveUSB that has both 32-bit & 64-bit Ubuntu installed, sharing the same (oversized) persistence partition. In ...
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BIOS not recognizing hard drives

For starters, I have this laptop: http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/item-details.asp?EdpNo=3184129 "ASUS G75VW-DS71 Laptop Computer - 3rd generation Intel Core i7-3610QM 2.3GHz, ...
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Getting Octave working fully on 64-bit

Octave is available on Ubuntu… but what is strange is that, for a software which can perform heavy calculations, the 64-bit version package is not available. Apparently building it is a pain in the ...
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Issue with logout button Xubuntu 14.04 64 bit

I have a tedious issue with Ubuntu 14.04 Lts 64bit on my Acer E1-522 A6 5200: When I press the logout button on the menu it seems buggy. It takes a lot to the logout menu to appear and makes the ...
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Installing Ubuntu 12.04 64 bit as virtual machine boot issue

Hi I want to install ubuntu 12.04 64 bit as virtual machine. I am using Mac os and VMWare fusion. I have successfully install ubuntu 12.04. But once I shut down VM and again try to start that time it ...
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cannot make sublime text 3 work on ubuntu 14.04

Downloaded different versions and from different places, still cannot get it work on 14.04. I could get it to run successfully on OS X and Ubuntu 12.04. drwxrwxrwx 5 root root 4096 Sep 5 ...
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How do I get 32/64 bit Open GL libraries?

I'm a complete n00b so bear with me. I'm trying to install League of Legends and I have PoL 4.2.4, Wine 1.7.25 and NVIDIA's proprietary driver 340.32. I'm running 64 bit Ubuntu 14.04. I've tried so ...
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RAM allocation on PC

I am planning to buy a Windows Laptop with 8GB RAM running Win7 64bit OS. Need your help to understand before I buy this. QST: My requirement is Ubuntu should run on 8GB RAM. If I install Ubuntu, can ...
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Android Virtual Device is not starting

I am facing a problem to run the AVD in my Xubuntu 14.04 64bit version. Before that I used Xubuntu 32bit and that time my ADT(32bit) worked. But now I am using 64bit ADT and 64bit OS. everything is ...
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Troubleshooting Winetricks on Ubuntu 14.04

Whenever I try to run a program in winetricks I get the following message You are using a 64-bit WINEPREFIX. If you encounter problems, please retest in a clean 32-bit WINEPREFIX before reporting ...
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display issue when opening Firefox - 32-bit vs 64 bit

I have a Toshiba Satellite C655D-S5300 that I originally installed the 64-bit version of 13.10 on. Ocasionally, when I opened Firefox the screen would get blurry with colored lines quickly moving ...
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unable to connect to wifi

My Ubuntu laptop cannot connect to WiFi automatically. I have to restart my laptop for more than one time to connect to WiFi.what could be the problem?
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ubuntu 14.04 32bit inodes nfs export

After upgrade from 12.04 to 14.04 some files from nfs exported directories became unaccessible for 32-bit applications on clients. I've found that previously there was sysctl ...
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Locking, freezing, slow response right after installment

I've installed 4 different versions of Linux onto an old computer that had XP on it. The 32, 64 AMD, 64, and old 11.0.1 version. They all either crashed or won't respond to mouse and keyboard ...
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unixODBC on Ubuntu Server 14.04 64-bit

My file odbc.ini [testing] Driver = /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/odbc/libmyodbc.so Description = Testinggggg SERVER = 192.168.1.3 PORT = 3306 USER ...
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Can't install Ubuntu 14.04 with WUBI because of permission issues

I am running Windows 8.1 32-bit (but my PC can run 64-bit also) and whenever I try to install Ubuntu 14.04 64-bit with WUBI on my new 19GB partition, soon as it gets to the end it says "An error ...
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linphone-3.3.2 installation error

I'm trying to install linphone-3.3.2 (must be this version) for 32 bits in ubuntu-12.04. I've exported the following flags: CFLAGS=-m32. LDFLAGS=-m32. CXXFLAGS=-m32 I ran: ./configure --disable video ...
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Aladdin eToken install issue on Ubuntu 14.04

Has anyone been able to get Aladdin eToken to work on Ubuntu 14.04 64-bit. COuld someone provide the steps for same.
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Can I install Ubuntu 64bit Mac(AMD64) on a AMD 64 Dual core 4200+

please clarify that 64bit MAC (AMD64) runs only on MAC books or it can install on any system having AMD64 processor. I am using AMD X2 64 bit 4200+ processor with dual cores........Thanks for info
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Platform ubuntu 14.04lts

I am trying to install driver from cd for ASUS Wireless-N150 USB Adapter that I got from adapter on ubuntu 14.04 - 64 bit, It is not recognized with by pluging in I have almost no experience in ...
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Can't open Skype or Steam (error with libxcb-dri3.so.0 and libxshmfence.so.1)

So I recently couldn't load up my desktop and after I fixed that by reinstalling unity I cant load up Skype or steam anymore! When I try opening skype from terminal I get the following error: 'Skype: ...
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Install php 32 bits on ubuntu 64 bit

I'm currently upgrading servers and I have a nasty bug with php and a database driver. Long story short using the 32 bit version of php should fix the issue. I'm unable to install php5-common:i386. ...
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logging into a LXC container

Trying to create LXC container to run 32bit Wine on my 64bit machine. I have done all as instructed. Then coming to the part, where to start the container: sudo lxc-start -n my32bitbox After a ...
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amd64 14.04 LTS fail to load…amd64 13.04 OK…i386 14.04 OK

amd64 14.04 LTS fail to load IS THIS THE CORRECT VERSION FOR AMD BULLDOZER, 4GB RAM MEMORY, M4 128GB SSD? Symptom: Ubuntu logo progress bar dots keep cycling Burned ISO twice using K3B and md5sum ...
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issues intalling Matlab R2012a 32bit student version on ubuntu 14.04 64bit

After having read https://help.ubuntu.com/community/MATLAB and successfully installed this version of Matlab on other versions of ubuntu I am running into the following issues when installing from the ...
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RapidMiner bit architecture

I downloaded a RapidMiner source file: "rapidminer-5.3.013.zip" from sourceforge...However I am having trouble extending R to it. I need to check the bit architecture of the RapidMiner software ...
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ACPI Events not triggered after booting

I purchased a Convertible (Laptop and Tablet, Ubuntu 14.04 installed) and would like to execute a script when changing from laptop to tablet mode and the other way around. So I created two new files ...
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Steam on 64-bit 14.04: need some help, missing a few 32-bit libs

Steam says I'm missing the following libs, I'm hoping someone can help me get things in better shape: xyz@abc:~$ STEAM_RUNTIME=0 steam Running Steam on ubuntu 14.04 64-bit STEAM_RUNTIME is disabled ...
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Error while setting Android Adt bundle and making it work

(Before marking it as a dupe , please go through my question as it is something different and none of the questions I came across answered this) I have been trying to install Adt-bundle on my 64-Bit ...
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wubi ubuntu does not start

I have a new dell latitude 7440 laptop with windows 7 64 bit. It runs Bios (not UEFI) and the hard drive is MBR. However, wubi does not start. After I select ubuntu from the boot page. It gives a ...