Checkbox is an aapplication included by default with ubuntu that diagnoses computer problems and submits hardware profiles to developers so that Ubuntu can be tested on a wide variety of hardware configurations.

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How to keep volume above 100% on other desktop environments?

On Ubuntu in the pulseaudio control panel there is a small check-box that allows the user to increase the max output from 100% to 150% permanently as long as the box is checked. Ubuntu is the only ...
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System Testing doesn't start

I'm working on an Acer Aspire E 15 on which I have installed, in dual boot, Ubuntu Studio 14.04 and Windows 8.1. I downloaded System Testing and tried to start it, since I need to check my audio ...
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How can I downgrade a PPA package to the official version?

I have ppa:cr3/ppa in my sources list. It upgrades my checkbox, checkbox-gtk, and checkbox-qt packages to version 0.14~ppa6.12.04. And now I have problems with updating my system, and sometimes ...
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What is checkbox.log and why is it 8 GB large?

Using the program Baobab, I spotted that I had a file that was gigantic: ~/.cache/checkbox/checkbox.log, 8 GB large. In the same folder, I have also a 360 MB large file called subunit.log. What is ...
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How to check if checkbox-unity from ppa:unity-team/ppa succesfully send my report?

I used the checkbox-unity survey to test beta unity 5.0 in Precice. Completing the survey took me a couple of hours because I thoroughly described the problems I discovered. At the end of the survey ...
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Are the results of the system-check taken by “checkbox-gtk” public? Where can I watch them?

With Ubuntu there comes a nice possibility to check the compatibility of a new (or even old) system and to send these data to the ubuntu developers. The tool to do this is "checkbox-gtk". I would ...
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Where are the reports submitted from system testing displayed?

With 11.10, I read somewhere that a site where we can upload the system testing reports. What is the URL of the site where I can refer the results uploaded by other users?
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System testing hangs inexplicably

I read that I can upload system testing reports to ubuntu site and was excited with it. But my last three efforts looks like gives me a hung 'system testing' process or it appears so for about an hour ...