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Removed win7 ,installed Ubuntu, now it crashes and freezes

acer aspire 4gb ram. Win7 had no problems.I replaced win7with ubuntu64. Now my display is distorted, freezes and crashes. I cannot use the computer now, what can I do to fix my problem? I tried ...
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12.04 internal error message

Now and again, - with no recognizable cause, I have a message "...12.04 has experienced an internal error." The path is usr/bin/nautilus and from the details - 'nautilus crashed with SIGABRT in ...
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Rhythmbox crashes after trying to sync with Ipod [on hold]

I just recently upgraded my system from 13.10 to 14.04 and my Rhythmbox crashes any time I simply try to view the songs carried by the Ipod. I have never had this problem before, any suggestions?
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libre office 3 freezes when opening xml files [on hold]

I created a spreadsheet on LibreOffice Calc 3 and saved it as an Excel 2003 XML file. I cannot now open that file. Libre Calc crashes every time. I do not experience crashes when I use other file ...
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Skype crashes in Ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

I have problem with Skype in Ubuntu 14.04 Probably it has something to do with this bug I have installed skype in ubuntu 14.04 and when I use my logitech webcam for a video call, ubuntu freezes and I ...
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unity crash when dragging on image viewer

I use Ubuntu's default Image Viewer program for viewing images. It's obvious that when the showing image is bigger than the window, scrollbars appear and dragging on the picture, moves the picture ...
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firefox crash watching videos on Ubuntu 14.04

Ive had this problem before where firefox crashes and locks the machine. To get the machine usable again i have to take the machine down the hard way by the reset button. This problem seems to ...
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No window manager after upgrading 13.10 to 14.04

Machine is a single boot Linux. After upgrading from 13.10 to 14.1 today, my son's account starts without a window manager. He has his desktop icons and can click them but no menu and no launcher. I ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 crash mid upgrade [on hold]

I tried to upgrade to 14.04 and part way through the screen went blank with a large blinking cursor in the upper left corner. Keyboard is unresponsive so can't get a terminal to work from. Am able ...
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Google Earth 7 is not working or crashing on 14.04 LTS. [on hold]

My Computer : Intel i5-4440 Quad Core on Intel Motherboard DB85FL I just upgraded to Ubuntu 14.04 LTS from 13.10 through 'Software Updater'. The process was fully automatic and seamless. It is faster ...
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Ubuntu 11.10 gets stuck in blue screen [closed]

So today i updated a few things on my laptop which uses Ubuntu 11.10 and it crashes almost every time that i try to turn it on. What happens is that it gets stuck in a blue screen, i try to press ...
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Apt-get crashes with : relocation error: libapt-pkg.so.4.12

After running a simple upgrade I get a crash each time I try to use apt-get. Any command crashes with the same error message : legaliz_me:~$ sudo apt-get apt-get: relocation error: ...
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12.04 - After upgrades “enable wireless” causes crash

(I am sorry but I am a ubuntu noob, so hopefully any solution will not be too technical) I have a Thinkpad Edge430. I had been using ubuntu 12.04 for many months without a problem. Last week, I ...
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13.10 system crashes/shut down when rendering video

My computer switches off every time I try to render a video using OpenShot or Flowblade. I have read that it could be an x264 error but can't find a solution. My computer has Intel® Ironlake Mobile ...
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Update Manager broke my Ubuntu 12.04 [closed]

Update Manager broke my Ubuntu 12.04 Ubuntu 12.04 installed and updated a couple of months ago. Absolutely standard installation, no attempt at departure from standard installation and standard ...
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mathematica crashes [closed]

Sometimes mathematica 9.0 crashes when I have Dynamic Content or graphics 3d and I get the following error message: X Error of failed request: GLXBadContext Major opcode of failed request: 154 ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 installed on Seagate 500GB Slim crashes very frequently [closed]

Ubuntu community. I've searched very hard on the internet using Google, and also AskUbuntu's internal search, but I don't seem to find any information relating to what appears to be a very unique ...
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important ubuntu programs keep crashing - new install 13.10

Software updater keeps crashing after I input my password. Now Keyboard Input Methods has crashed too. I did a clean install of 13.10 32 bit after I had some problems with ksplice.
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Ubuntu install after windows 7 Crash

I am wondering why ubuntu can be installed and work well on a computer that crashes before the welcome screen using windows 7. What could be wrong with my computer? In addition, does this mean I can ...
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pairing of bluetooth dongle crashes netbook

I have a netbook which runs lubuntu 12.10. When I try to pair a device to my dongle/netbook the netbook either crashes with the following message on a terminal screen: Kernel panic - not syncing ...
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I can't run my Ubuntu

I have Ubuntu 12.04 on my laptop. Yesterday I was updating it and a problem occurred, giving me this error message: *Checking battery state ... grub-editenv: /lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libc.so.6: version ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 crashes during start up [closed]

I have been using Ubuntu 12.10 without any problems but it started recently to crash during start up or login. I ran Memtest and everything seems fine. The crash screen is something like: Any ...
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Xdvi crashes when used with Emacs with I/O correlation [closed]

I use Emacs 24 to process LaTeX files. When I enable I/O correlation, Xdvi crashes within a second after launch. Apparently this is caused by a bug in libfreetype. So, my question is, is there any ...
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Eclipse close on execution time Juno

When I am started to run web application on Local tomcat Server. The Eclipse(Juno) close automatically,However it happens often. Log has been show below eclipse.buildId=I20110613-1736 ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 Dual Boot fails to load (black screen)

I have a dual boot Windows 7 + Ubuntu 12.04 system (64 bit). About a week ago, using GRUB to load into Ubuntu resulted in a freeze at the loading screen. I could still run into recovery mode, so ...
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Ubuntu upgrade from 12.04 to 12.10 crashed and now /home partition won't mount at bootup

I tried to upgrade my wife's Packard Bell netbook running Lubuntu 12.04 LTS to 12.10. It all ran smoothly until after the downloading of packages and requesting I confirm that some will be removed, ...
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Virtualbox hangs when shutting down after having installed guest editions

I have had a few Ubuntu 12.04 LTS VMs running on my windows 7 host and it's been great. I just recently added the guest additions to one of the Ubuntu guests on virtual box and now every time I try to ...
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Google Earth 7.x crashing on Ubuntu 13.10

Installed Google Earth following this ---> How to install Google-Earth 64bit in Ubuntu 13.10, ia32-libs Dependency error on the computer: Intel i5-4440, Motherboard : Intel DB85FL It worked ...
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Can not install software from ubuntu software center [duplicate]

Whenever I try to install software from the ubuntu software center, it gives me the following error after I enter my password: Package operation failed The installation or removal of a software ...
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High CPU usage for graphical (Streaming/Offline Video) usage

Whenever I stream video (HTML5 mostly, sometimes flash) my CPU usage shoots quite high, often reaching close to 90%, although very less RAM is being used. I installed libvdpau-va-gl to enable hardware ...
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Not working ubuntu-12.04.4-destkop-amd64.iso at mac os x 10.8.5 [closed]

When i double click the .iso file it says that that the (drive copy?) can't be opened because there are no activatable filesystems. my mac is from late 2008. anyone knows how to fix this problem?
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Ubuntu, both 12.04.4 and 13.10 w/ kernel 3.10, crashes when launching chrome and chromium browsers

I'm in Ubuntu 12.04.4 with latest kernel. When I open Chrome stable, Chrome beta (ver. 34.x) and Chromium, suddenly my screen going black and Ubuntu kicks me back to the Ubuntu login. This also ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 stuck in boot

I got a brand new computer that i downloaded ubuntu 13.10 into, used it for 2 days, did an apt-get update and restarted, when i restarted it gave me this error message The errors i see is crash ...
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Ubuntu crash (with color) [duplicate]

I have installed Ubuntu 13.10 and it crashed. I've ruined this OS a second time, and now it's its first time to crash. :) I tried to see all apps, half apps had a image showed (like icon) rest didn't ...
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LibreOffce crashing Kubuntu constantly [closed]

The Problem Today LibreOffice just started to crash my entire KDE desktop every time I try open a file. It takes me to the login screen every single time and I have to log back in again (losing any ...
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Ubuntu Has Experiecned A Internal Error

I've been using Ubuntu as my main OS for the past week, I've been using Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. The error comes when I exit out of Nvidia X server settings. I have a Geforce GTX 650 graphics card with the ...
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How do I repair a Disk (is not booting)

My hard drive will not boot. The screen comes up blank. It was working fine yesterday. No changes made. I am using Ubuntu 13.10 on 64-bit. On the same computer, I am using an USB emergency ...
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Nvidia drivers crashes [duplicate]

I wanted to ask, why can I only use nvidia drivers from software updater? 319.60? if I try to install 331.20 or 331.49 after restart computer goes black screen and crashes all the time it seems that ...
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Chrome devtools freezes ubuntu [closed]

So I'm running Chrome 33 and Ubuntu 13.10 and when using the devtools ubuntu will just about completely freeze. If I had audio playing (spotify) that continues playing and I can move my mouse. But I ...
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Whats causing the Crash (screen intact, keyboard + mouse unresponsive) [duplicate]

I don't know what's causing the crash (keyboard & mouse not responsive, but screen intact, no blank screen), but once in a while my Dell Vostro 2520 notebook with Ubuntu 12.04 used to crash almost ...
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Ubuntu 12.04.3 64-bit Live CD interrupted during Gparted execution, what can I use to recover data? [closed]

Okay, so I started Gparted in a Live CD environment (an older 12.04.3 64-bit image from 2013, from when .3 just came out [which I needed to get working on my efi computer with secure boot enabled]). ...
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System crashes with large file transfers [closed]

Running Ubuntu 12.04 on a G5 ppc with sonnet tempo sata controllers on SiI 3112 chipset, sata_sil driver Info reads from drives fine, but when I try to write to the drive (more than 2gb) the system ...
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Could not write bytes: Broken pipe while booting ubuntu 12.04

I had installed Ubuntu 12.04 using WUBI and after that migrating it to my hard drive. I've been using it for a long time with no problems, but today it didn't boot. Grub seems to be working fine, I ...
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Ubuntu crash during the update to 13.10

I just tried to update from 13.04 to 13.10. However, during the process, my internet connection was cut and I restarted the computer. The installation was not successful and my computer is very slow ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 Desktop crashes after a few days of running

I have installed 13.10 Desktop on a SSD drive 3 times, and then after thinking the SSD was bad I installed on an actual HD but seemingly after running for 2 days straight I go to the desktop to log in ...
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Cannot boot with graphics card in lower slot. Can get to bios

Please help me if you can. I added a second gpu to my rig and I cannot get it to boot. I CAN boot with either card in the upper pcie16 slot. I cannot boot with either in the lower pcie16 slot. ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 sometimes crashes and has colors messed up each time I restart my notebook due to AMD Radeon HD 8850m video card drivers bug? [closed]

I am a somewhat inexperienced Ubuntu user, so don't be too harsh on me: I've been trying to solve this issue for a while, thus any help I get will be extremely appreciated. I've just acquired a Dell ...
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Ubuntu - how to fix this problem with HP Elite 800 all in one? often i get black screen with mouse cursor only [closed]

How to get the desktop always? Instead of after reboot it shows mouse cursor only and black screen nothing else works unless i go to ctrl+alt+f1 and use it as command line. version: Linux ...
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Libre/Openoffice crashes when openning [closed]

I'm having a problem with the office suites on Ubuntu 12.04. Libreoffice wasn't starting in anyway. I tryed reinstall it, and nothing changed. So I completelly removed it, and installed Apache ...
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How to get X11 Running Again After Crash

My Ubuntu 12.04 system hung. I had to force power it off. It now boots only into console mode. On booting, I catch a glimpse of "cannot write bytes", but there is nothing in the boot log. I have ...