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HP Notebook 17-y020ca under XUbuntu 16.04 unable to resume from suspend

I recently purchased an HP Notebook 17-y020ca and installed Ubuntu 16.04. I originally had to overcome some WiFi issues with the Broadcom Corporation BCM43142 wireless card, but now that side of ...
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Ubuntu Software will not open

I recently just installed 16.04 and while I haven't done much w/ it at all, other than updates so far, I've attempted to open the Ubuntu Software and it won't even load up. I've searched through other ...
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Why my computer restarts at login screen?

Today I have updated software on my computer and now when I start Ubuntu with latest kernel the computer always freezes on login screen and after few seconds spontaneously restarts. I have experienced ...
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Unity Settings Deamon crash in 16.04 every time after boot

Each and every time I boot Ubuntu 16.04 the Ubuntu experienced an internal error window comes up. This is a fresh install of Ubuntu on a selfbuild machine (AMD / 64bit). The error pops up every time ...
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After resuming from sleep all running apps are gone Kubuntu 16.04

My newish Kubuntu 16.04 desktop install works well, but when resuming from sleep I find all my running apps have closed. I can live with it but it's not right. My system also suffers form the 30 ...
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Gnome crashes when I drag to reorder favorites in Activities. Why?

I recently installed Gnome to try it out (I've been using Openbox alone, which I think I still prefer!) and my problem is that Gnome crashes (sometimes just restarts the DE, sometimes actually kills ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial hard crashing on ACER E3-11-P0D8

About a month ago I installed the latest Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial on my ACER E3-11-P0D8 laptop. Since then, it randomly freeze up while I work. It generally takes 10-20 mins to do that. Out of ...
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Crash/hang when external monitor is connected during login

When I log into my Dell M3800 with the external display connected (via DP), Ubuntu freezes: Shows only the background image, mouse pointer still works, but no keys etc. If I log in with the 2nd ...
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Autodesk Maya 2016 Crashes on startup in Ubuntu 16.04

My PC Details RAM = 8 GB Processor = Intel® Core™ i7-4770 CPU @ 3.40GHz × 8 Graphics = GeForce GTX 650/PCIe/SSE2 Graphics Driver = 367.18 OS = [x64 bit] Ubuntu 16.04 LTS ...
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Ubuntu 14.04LTS frequent system crash!

I use a Thinkpad L440 with Ubuntu 14.04 installed. My laptop keeps freezing everynow and then. Nothing seems to work(Mouse or keyboard). What do i do?
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Running “ubuntu-support-status” throws an exception

I was reading on this page that running ubuntu-support-status Will "...print the exact status of your system." However, if I run that command, it crashes and throws an exception. Here's the ...
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Ubuntu keeps crashing every 2 minutes [closed]

Ubuntu keeps crashing every 2 minutes. The screen gets black and every application gets closed, even my Internet connection gets disconnected. What can I do to solve this problem?
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Audacity 2.05 Crashes Ubuntu 14.04

Hi Audacity is crashing after a few seconds; the cursor slows down noticeably and it then makes a buzzing noise, I hit stop, screen greys out and I have to force quit. The Audacity log reads; 19:53:...
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Ubuntu Software (Software Center) Crash - Ubuntu 16.04

Ubuntu Software instantly crashes as I try to open it. Tried to access from terminal and gives the following error: (ubuntu-software:5523): Gs-WARNING **: failed to open plugin /usr/lib/gs-plugins-9/...
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How to repair Ubuntu after crash during upgrade?

during an upgrade from 14.04 to 16.04 my computer crashed and now won't boot properly. When it's loading up, I get the message that "Failed to start Load Kernel Modules", and then goes straight to ...
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Java crashes with fatal error

I'm trying to get SweetHome3D to work on Lubuntu 16.04, but it crashes immediately after starting. I get the following error message: > sweethome3d Java 3D: implicit antialiasing enabled # # A ...
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Possible Chromium problems and or stability issues

I have the latest version of ubuntu up to date and I use it quite some time now... but it starts showing up some "old windows" issues... I mean that it freezes sometimes without apparent reason (...
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Cannot boot into new xubuntu installation

I am currently dealing with a problem with a new installation of xubuntu. I have successfully installed xubuntu and lubuntu 16.04 x86 and 64 bit, xubuntu 15.10 x86 and 64 bit, and ubuntu 16.04 64 bit. ...
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Problem with Google Chrome dock icon on 16.04

My problem is that when I minimize a chrome window and I want to maximize it again by clicking the chrome icon in the dock for about a second everything looks like it's crashing (system interface ...
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Kernel Panic - Ubuntu 14.04 crashes when playing call of duty

After playing Call of Duty 2 for about 5-10 minutes my computer crashes (with an Kernel Panic) and displays this message: What does this mean and how can I fix it?
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Ubuntu 16.04 LTS: System crash

I have an older HP Pavilion model #A6683W with an upgraded hard drive with 1TB of storage. I have just installed Ubuntu 16.04 LTS and it crashes frequently. A friend has advised me that I need a new ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 freezing when running multiple programs or games

I am currently experiencing freezes on my recently built PC. The freezes are are accompanied by an audioloop and occur either when in a game or when running several programs at once. I tried using ...
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14.04 Multiple Crashes, Different Circumstances, How to fix?

I am running 14.04 on Hard Drive not Virtual (just for clarification). Sometimes I am doing something, anything, maybe browsing the internet or typing something, and then it gets frozen. I have to ...
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NetworkManager segfault every time I disconnect

Every time I disconnect from a wired or wireless network using the network manager applet, I get this in dmesg: [ 2036.633608] NetworkManager[13108]: segfault at 8 ip 000000000048abc6 sp ...
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Nvidia Driver Installation

I have tried almost 6 times to install nvidia propritery driver 361 on ubuntu. I have tried adding repository and then installing it. I have also tried the gui method of selecting the driver from ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 closed all programs and locked

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04. While running a program, Ubuntu automatically closed all my running programs and locked the system. How to fix that? Please help. Edit: When I run tail -f /var/log/syslog, I ...
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System crashes at logout

I'm experiencing an issue with a fresh install of Ubuntu 16.04. Basically, everytime I try to logout the system crashes and I get this (I know, it looks stupid, but I couldn't screencap it as not even ...
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Ubuntu suddenly crashes/freezes after a minute of use: 14.04 & 16.04, Intel NUC

I had Ubuntu 14.04 working on my Intel NUC (6i3SYh). It ran fine for a few months. Then one day I came home to find it frozen. It wouldn't reboot - lots of kernel panic kind of errors. I tried a ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 shutsdown randomly?

Was playing radio with rhythymbox, and ubuntu 16.04 shutsdown. Any idea what is the problem?
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Troubleshoot instant freeze after login on Ubuntu 16.04?

On a clean Ubuntu 16.04 desktop install, I'm encountering total system freeze (tty+ssh down) as soon as I login (during the fade animation). The system is a recent Intel NuC (Nuc6i5) with a Skylake ...
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Constantly crash Kubuntu 16.04

I have a fresh installation of Kubuntu 16.04, everything crashes : Konsole, firefox, plasma, few times borders of the windows disappear and there is no way how to control it anymore. I have to ssh ...
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On boot network-manager crashes

Since yesterday when I boot I cannot access the Internet and the network-manager applet doesn't appear anymore in the icon bar. When I start the service manually, the following error popup appears: ...
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Stuck on Ubuntu Installation & Trial - Started Dispatch Password Requests

I am trying to install Ubuntu on a decent laptop. I am installing through a USB and had no errors come up during the disk check. Initially it would just hang on the loading screen, so I then removed ...
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ubuntu 14.04 update stopped network manager

there was no network service, and also no network icon in the top bar. It gives an error when I start OS like "Sorry, Ubuntu 14.04 experienced an internal error". When I click details, it says the ...
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network-manager crashes [duplicate]

My networking was working fine yesterday. I shut down, went to bed, and when I booted up this morning it won't even talk to the router; network-manager crashes. I was wondering how to upgrade ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 freeze/crash

I recently upgraded from Ubuntu 14.04 to 16.04. 14.04 was rock stable for more than a year that I used it. This should rule out most hardware issues. The only difference is that in 16.04 I'm using ...
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Asus UX303L + Ubuntu 16.04 random Crash

With Ubuntu 14.04 it was OK, but since update to 16.04 this Asus UX303L crash randomly. It goes to a black screen displaying something like a path for a few seconds, then it goes to the login screen. ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 spontaneously shutting down, showing power off menu for a second

Recently I have had problems with Ubuntu (14.04) spontaneously shutting down for no obvious reason. I use GNOME, and just before it happens it shows me the GNOME power off menu: It doesn't however ...
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Python 2.7 crashes in pymol application

I am new to ubuntu, please forgive me for any logical comments. While attempting to load a pdb file in pymol, I will get a system crash report: ProblemType: Crash Architecture: amd64 CrashCounter: 1 ...
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Ubuntu crashing to loop in login screen

My laptop will occasionally crash to the login screen and then whenever I try to log in with my account or a guest account, the screen will turn black, wait a few seconds, and then the login screen ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Locks Up GUI Randomly After Upgrade from 12.04 LTS

Ubuntu 10.04 LTS was fine on this hardware (minor glitch with dual monitors swapping randomly). Worked fine for some time. Installed new HD and installed 12.04 LTS on same hardware. That worked fine (...
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Login crash and can't open terminal 14.04 LTS

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. The login is now frozen : i.e. I enter my password correctly and a few seconds after the login page appears again. The other problem is I can't open any terminal when I am ...
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black screen in VirtualBox

I am using OSX and it is been some weeks that I did not launch my Ubuntu VM in VirtualBox. The only thing changed in between is installing El Capitan os. Now, when I launch my VM, I get a black screen ...
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14.04: Glitch and crash during use, user data now missing

I was using my laptop to update some files on a remote server over FTP last night, and went to switch to another workspace when the screen suddenly "glitched" (best description I can give it; slightly ...
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What is the most stable 16.04 desktop environment? [closed]

TL;DR I want to switch from KDE (plasma 5) to a more stable DE, whether it be LXDE, XFCE, Unity, Cinnamon (on Mint), or MATE (on Ubuntu LTS, if it is stable now). Those who have tried or have ...
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Ubuntu 15.10 won't boot for no evident reason

I was using Ubuntu 15.10 for a couple of weeks and then took a break for about a month. By the time I took my break, Ubuntu was working and booting completely fine, with no errors. Now, after the ...
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Ubuntu closes all applications when disconnected from display

I have a Lenovo Thinkpad p50. I connect it to my Dell Monitor at work using USB and the mini display port. When I unplug it out to take it back home and then open the laptop lid Ubuntu kills all ...
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How do I debug a system crash probably caused by Chrome?

I have an issue on my Dell XPS 13 9343 laptop. I have used 14.04 15.04 and 15.10 on this machine and each one has been a fresh install (deleted the partition and made a new one of a slightly different ...
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14.04 Suspend resume failure ThinkPad Yoga 2

I have a ThinkPad Yoga 2nd generation laptop which I installed Linux 14.04 onto. It works great but I'm having one major bug that I can't figure out how to fix. Whenever I try to resume my laptop from ...