Downloading a file is taking a file stored on a remote machine or attached device and transferring it to your computer to be stored.

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Downloaded application

I've tried a number of time to download a specific application which I now cannot see in the dashboard. I've done a 'whereis' on the file name to give the the following response: /usr/bin/'file_name'...
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how to install virtualbox 5.1 [duplicate]

I'm trying to install VirtualBox 5.1 Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Package virtualbox-5.1 is not available, but is referred to by ...
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icecat: download a link and asked where and if [closed]

is there a way to download from a link AND than first beeing ask if it shall run (as it is on my mac, Firefox). Thanks lars My English! If I try to download an image or PDF and klick a link, than on ...
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How can I throttle my browser downloads?

So this household is very digital. I'm the biggest user as I regularly download multi-Gig OS *.iso's. What I would like is a means by which I can throttle these so as to be kind to my housemates. ...
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How do I obtain a complete Ubuntu download?

I have a desk top pc on which I would like to install Ubuntu. I am not connected to the Internet and have used public libraries to download Ubuntu onto a USB. But when I try to install onto pc it gets ...
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How to download on computer with no OS? [duplicate]

If I buy or build a computer with no OS, how do I get Ubuntu? I am looking at building a PC with a tight budget and don't want to blow US$100 on Windows 10.
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cannot download files using other download manager besides browser built in

i cant download anyfiles with other download manager such as uget and idm(wine) i've tried integrate them with flashgot and it just cant start the download, in uget's case : time keeps running but ...
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How do I install updates that Ubuntu 16.04 has downloaded?

I get a notification in the top-right corner that says that Ubuntu has downloaded updates and is ready to install them. But I can't click on the notification or otherwise actually install the updates....
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Software updates and Synaptic package manager problems

Synaptic package manager fails and provides this error: W: There is no public key available for the following key IDs: 1397BC53640DB551 W: Failed to fetch http://dl.google.com/linux/chrome/deb/dists/...
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How to tell wget to wait for a download countdown

I'm currently having some trouble with wget. I'm trying to download a file but sadly I have to wait 1 minute before I can access the direkt link or actually download the file.. (i.e.: http://...
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Downloading OS when computer has been stripped

i have 6 laptops - 3 Dell Vostro 1500s and 3 HP Compaq NC 8430, their operating systems were removed and we need to load one to get a lab set up at deaf school in Africa. How do I get the software to ...
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What do I have to do to have a program I downloaded show up in “Search your computer and online resources”?

I downloaded Android Studio, and untared it in /usr/local as I read I should to avoid it eating /home space. Then I added the path to the /bin folder to the PATH variable, but I still can't execute it ...
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Issues with downloading

unfortunately im not particularly experienced with ubuntu as ive only ever used windows but my laptop has been set up with ubuntu for work. Whenever i try to download any type of software from either ...
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Ubunutu 12.04(precise pangolin)

Hello everyone can i get Ubuntu 12.04 ('precise pangolin')? I searched on google , link is there, but it couldn't download. If any has this Ubuntu please send me link or file.
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How can I download a YouTube playlist?

How can I download a YouTube playlist on Ubuntu? I tried youtube-dl but it's long to change quality, edit crashed file and pause list. I tried also JDownloader but it takes too much Memory, CPU and ...
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Looking for a old version MegaSync for Ubutnu?

When I upgrade my Ubuntu version, the repository of mega was disabled and my megasync version was outdated so I could download within bandwidth limit but recently I upgrade to xenial. Does anyone ...
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Option to download at 64 Bit on unity? [closed]

How do I set the ubuntu unity 14.04 to download at 64bit. I currently use Windows7.
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How to resume download rather than restarting in uTorrent Server 3.3 in ubuntu 14.04 lts?

My issue is that after I shut down my uTorrent Server 3.3 and restart the torrent I was downloading shows 'error' in the status rather than 'checking' and if I right click and click 'start' the ...
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Apache2 url not found

I have been having trouble recently with setting up files for others to download like when you go to www.website.com/downloads/download.exe. I want it to ask " if you want to download the file" right ...
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crdownload files can't be deleted

Every time I right clic / save as (image) an imagename.crdownload file is also downloaded. Im using Ubuntu 16.04 If i try to delete it I get the message: There is no an installed aplication for this ...
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Where to download Ubuntu without bittorrent [duplicate]

Please could someone tell me where can I download Ubuntu 32bit without using a torrent? Thanks
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Downloads directory not working

I am new to Ubuntu operating system. I went through this post : Downloads Directory Not Opening. I have the same problem but the solution that was suggested there is not working. Whatever changes I ...
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I can't download anything from the internet? [closed]

i cant seem to do anything fun on this ubuntu thing cause i cant do the thing i like best. which is playing on downloaded games from the internet..and downloading random things.I really need to find ...
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Looking on a command, script line or script to know what did I downloaded on a specific time

I have received an email from the French government agency HADOPI telling me that one or several works from my IP address blablabla where downloaded or shared on April, 17th 2016 at 01h11 with the ...
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Install software when no network available

What's the best way to download Ubuntu software to my Windows machine and then transfer to my Ububtu machine that does not have network connection.
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Downloading GLIBC version 2.14

From where do I download an older version of GLIBC ? I am looking for versions 2.14 of GLIBC and version 4.15 of GLIBCXX
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Why am I not able to download Kdenlive?

The terminal seems to download everything. But no Icon shows up and I am not able use or see the video editor. Openshot opened easily, but seems to be too limited for my use. I wish to download and ...
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How to run and where to save a downloaded package on Ubuntu?

There are two ways to download a package: GUI & CLI (via terminal). I tried the first one and can run the package via terminal only. I want the app to appear on Dashboard and also to be findable ...
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Where can I find 32-bit version of Ubuntu?

I need to find the 32-bit version, and all I keep finding is the 64-bit. Can anyone provide me with a link?
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Amule does not want to launch?

after I did reboot my system (required for an update), well, amule simply refuse to launch... I tried uninstall/reinstall then reboot, but I still have the problem, anyone can explain this to me? ...
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“Failure to download extra data files” with ttf-mscorefonts-installer on Ubuntu 16.04

I have been receiving notifications about "failure to download extra data files" from update notifier. It asked me to download fonts in request from the ttf-mscorefonts-installer package. However, ...
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Saving and downloading not working on Chrome OS - Ubuntu dual boot

I have an Acer C300 Chromebook with a dual boot Chrome OS - Ubuntu System, However since installing Ubuntu I cannot save or download anything on Chrome OS. Saving and downloads still work when booting ...
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Ubuntu Touch: where are downloaded files stored?

When I download something with the default browser or Firefox, I cant seem to find where the files are downloaded to. Not /home/Downloads, thats for sure. Does anyone know where the files are ...
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Is there a multi-threaded download manager with no thread limit?

I use dispatch-proxy to club multiple IPs and on windows IDM uses that to get me great speeds. About 2-3 MB/s. My college limits speed per local IP so I assigned multiple IPs to the same adapter and ...
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'Document Viewer' app won't download to M10 tablet

I started up my new Aquaris M10 tablet today. Managed to download a couple of apps successfully from the Ubuntu Store. However, when I downloaded 'Document Viewer', it failed at the end - - 4 times! ...
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Why am I unable to download changelogs for certain new packages?

I have recently found (this started a few days ago) that I am unable to download the changelogs for reasonably new software, though the changelogs do seem to come available later on for some of the ...
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PHP on the browser just asks to open or download [duplicate]

I got a Php file and i am trying to open it with Firefox, but that does not happen what info should i provide? what i see is that it wants to download the file and not see it. I have Apache 2 and Php ...
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Alternative to HTTP to avoid corruption when downloading

I have a 76GB file I want to download from my web server, but am affraid it may become corrupt when downloading via HTTP. Are there any options to download files that will check for corruption?
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wget to get a file generated by a php script

I am trying to get a file generated by the php script export.php. But using this command, I am either getting 403 Request Forbidden or downloading the script itself instead of a .csv the script is ...
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Unable to find complete download

I have tried to download Ubuntu several times and each time I try to install it says unable to install, files missing. How can I get the complete download so I can start using Ubuntu?
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Can't Downloaded just zipped file

I am using ubuntu, KKVM as webserver just make a backup with zip -R archive.zip * file size: -rw-r--r-- 1 root root 3676624704 Apr 4 11:04 archive.zip As you read from title i can't ...
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I replaced link to my downloads on desktop how to return it to home? Ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

i do some thing but i'm not sure what but now only when my download folder is on desktop i can acess it from my window but when i put it in hope i get this message. here a picture
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If a download takes more than a certain amount of time it slows down incredibly or stops completely and has to be restarted, why is this?

I have recently noticed that if I am downloading anything, whether it is an upgrade through apt, a file through Firefox or qTox, or basically anything else, if it takes more than from 30 seconds to 2 ...
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Ubuntu 15.10 download [duplicate]

I downloaded Ubuntu 15.10 desktop software from its official website which was in a winrar file. I have been having problems to convert to a iso disc image file. Is there a link where i can download ...
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I can't download Ubuntu 14.04 on my laptop

I have windows 8 on my PC and i really wanted to install Ubuntu 14.04 on my laptop so i downloaded it from the official Ubuntu website ( www.ubuntu.com ) and I have problem: The file is 1020 mb ...
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Update may be too big for my hard drive

The software updater says it will download 1027 MB. I don't think I have that much room on my hard drive. But I assume that much of it is simply duplicate with the operating system and will just ...
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Failed to open /root/.aMule/ED2KLinks for writing when to download file with amule

Amule was installed on my pc. An error occured when to run ed2k command. mkdir /root/.aMule/ mkdir /root/.aMule/ED2KLinks chmod -R 777 /root/.aMule/ED2KLinks ed2k "ed2k://|file|The_Two_Towers-...
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Ubuntu automatic Updates

I keep receiving that my Ubuntu updates are old and I should manually update. I do that and I get a message that the repositories can not download and I should check my internet connection. My ...
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IPTABLES Block FXP download from a IP

I am trying to block an FXP upload from a specific IP eg. 188.145.11.10. The problem is that I want to allow a download to 188.145.11.10 but I want to BLOCK the upload from that IP. For example: ...
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help downloading Ubuntu to older laptop [duplicate]

I am trying to download Ubuntu to an older laptop with windows on it from Ubuntu's website. I am new at Ubuntu and need some help. I tried watching some YouTube videos, but I get a completely ...