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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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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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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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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How to download images and webms from 4chan?

I used to use a program for download media from 4chan but I forget about it. Is there a way to download images and webms from 4chan?
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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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i need to open NBTedit

I downloaded NBTedit so I could make a minecraft map look nicer, but I cannot open NBTedit, before I switched to ubuntu i NEVER had this problem, but I like ubuntu because its easer to navigate around ...
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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 ...
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How To download an ubuntu-iso-image and burn it on dvd with an iMac?

I trying to download and burn a DVD with my imac or transfer iso file to my macbook pro. Can I burn Downloaded iso image on imac ? I don't know how to burn DVD on imac. Please guide me with steps. ...
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How to get PDM Editor for linux

I want to make my sister a small animation for the hologram box I made for her I have Linux and can't seam to find out how to download PMD editor for Linux I wanted PMD from the start but did not know ...
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0% download nextday qBittorrent

I downloaded 0.3% of a video in qBittorrent and I paused the download. The next day it was 0% download. The same problem occurred in Deluge, so I changed the torrent client to qBittorrent. The first ...
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Download attempt failed

I just purchased Ubuntu 32 bit today. While downloading, my internet connection failed. How can I re-attempt the download Ubuntu Desktop without having to pay for it.
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download manager alternative with IDM function

can someone suggest me a download manager with IDM function? i would like download manager with IDM function like : i am seeking a download manager which is able to help me to download not only in ...
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Is there a Ubuntu-next Server beta image available for download?

The daily images are here: http://cdimage.ubuntu.com/daily-live/current/ But these are only the desktop images. Anyone know whether downloads are provided for the corresponding server image?
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Problems installing postgresql-9.4: Unable to locate package

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04. I'm trying to download postgresql using this guide. But when I run the command sudo apt-get install postgresql-9.4 in my terminal, I get this error message: E: Unable to ...
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downloading trial version to a usb stick

My desktop (running Ubuntu) has completely stopped working after updating from v14 to v15. I would like to download a trial version of Ubuntu to a USB stick from my laptop (running Win10), and then ...
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Terminal acts weired while downloading some software

This is what happens when i try to download some software via the terminal. I dont see any particular command that i would have issued that caused this. It is a fresh installed, and i have inly ...
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Where do I get all of the versions of Ubuntu + Flavors

This took me several days to do. If it doesn't render right, I made and test it for Firefox(with zoom 100%) version 31 since it comes default with Ubuntu. Please note, that after 14.10 comes out to ...
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How to save/download an audio/sound file from internet? (not from Youtube)

I cannot figure out how to download a sound file (public radio show) from the Internet. I am using Firefox with Ubuntu 14.04. Do you by any chance have experience grabbing non-Youtube sound files (not ...
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Where can I get a Mac image of Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I am attempting to install Ubuntu on my Macbook Pro, but when I attempt to download the Mac desktop image (as opposed to the regular 32bit or 64bit edition) from the normal Ubuntu websire, I am given ...
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Issues with downloading, and broken software index

For the past couple of months now, the Update Manager has been popping up at seemingly random intervals. It has always done this, but now there's an issue. The update manager window cannot be directly ...
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How do I download a package AND all of its dependencies for offline use later? [duplicate]

I understand how to only download a package with: apt-get download blah ...but how do I download all of its dependencies easily as well for an offline install later? Specifically I'll be placing ...
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32 bit iso for mac to install on my macbook

http://cdimage.ubuntu.com/releases/14.04/release/ I only see the x64 bit for mac is there anyway to get the 32 bit? thanks!
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Is there an easy way to search the web for images by keyword then download a specified number of the original full size images in Ubuntu 14.04?

I'm looking for a simple way to search the internet for images of, say, 'desert landscape' or 'statue of liberty' or something and then download the first n results in the original resolutions as ...
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Batch download file from internet?

Say I want to download lot of image files from example.com/image001.jpg to example.com/image150.jpg. The example.com site have a lot of images from image000.jpg to image999.jpg, the images i want just ...
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transmission torrent won't reconnect to data folder

I was about 90% through downloading a torrent when I needed to do a reboot. When I turned the computer back on and went back into Transmission to resume downloading I got the message: Error no data ...
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Ubuntu taking a long time (if it doesn't fail) from http://releases.ubuntu.com/, but downloads fast and fine from a provided mirror

So here is what is going on: I am trying to download Ubuntu in a shell script, and used their releases page (releases.ubuntu.com) as it was the first Ubuntu download url I found. Well, it was slow ...
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Ubuntu 15.10 not complete

The download apparently did not complete. I saw this message in a list of downloads when I recently openned it up. '[Failed] to start load Kernal Modules'. Is this a fatal flaw? What does it ...
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tried downloading ubuntu 15.10 installer crashed computer useless [closed]

i tried downloading ubuntu 15.10 but the installer crashed while installing packages. Now my laptops boots up with some bugs no internet and installer wont open.
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Is there an app to support audio books?

I have an Aquarius E 4.5 Ubuntu edition phone. Is there an app to support Livrevox audio books?
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script to move files from downloads to other folder (every time a file goes to the download folder)

My goal is to make an script which prompts up a "save as" windows every time a file falls on the download folder, and allows me to move that file to a selected folder.
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How to download Stanford Open Classroom videos?

I am using Ubuntu 11.10 & want to download Stanford Open Classroom videos..basically for offline viewing, Ex: http://openclassroom.stanford.edu/MainFolder/CoursePage.php?course=WebApplications ...
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Installing Software/Games [duplicate]

First, I am new to Ubuntu and have never used any Linux operating system before. I have removed Windows from all of my PCs and am trying something different. The first question I have is really ...
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When installing ubuntu to a USB drive, I keep getting a “No such file or directory” error

So this is the error I keep getting. I have already unmounted the disk and currently have ubuntu-15.10-desktop-amd64.iso on my desktop. Thank you for the help. Picture of error
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Can't find Ubuntu

I donated $9 and downloaded Ubuntu. Once my computer rebooted, I can't find it anywhere. I did not burn anything on a CD. Is there anything I can do to access it? Thanks.
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Downloaded ubuntu from this site but it is not an ISO file. How to make it bootable?

I downloaded Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS Desktop (64-bit) using bit torrent link given on this site http://www.ubuntu.com/download/alternative-downloads , but when i unzipped it, there was no iso file in it. ...
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how to install download-monitor on 15.10

i have 15.10 and want download-monitor as shown from https://apps.ubuntu.com/cat/applications/precise/download-monitor/ it is not available. How to make it available?
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System crash after donating through paypal [duplicate]

I just went on the site and donated the $15 for all services just after confirmation it was paid on paypal my system crashed. I never had the opportunity to download what I paid for and did not give ...
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Where my file disappeared?

I was trying to download 1.1 GB file from MEGA cloud storage. In the beginning, I didn't get a "Save As" nautilus window as usual. Though the file was actually downloading to my system. Then I got a ...
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How to download an MP3 track from a YouTube video [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to download a youtube video via terminal There are several Q&A threads that explain how to download youtube videos using the terminal. However, I would also like ...
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Use cURL to download file through multiple ips

I'm new to Linux (I use Ubuntu). We have download speed restrictions per local IP (250 kbps), however our ISP offers 150mbps bandwidth. I have assigned multiple local IPs to my NIC. My goals are: ...
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rsync to download (in one way) files from one server to another

I've already tried to follow How to do a one way synchronization between folders? with no success. Anyway here is my problem: I would like to know if there is some service or program that can run on a ...
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Bash script to dynamically find and construct the url and download

I would like to write an script which opens a URL (not a complete URL link) and finds the latest available version of a file. Then, it will go one level up from that directory, find some file in that ...
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How to verify that the ISO I downloaded is bootable before I burn it?

How can I check to make sure that the iso I downloaded is bootable, before I burn it?
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Kubuntu 15.10 download keeps getting stuck at 1.27 GB?

Is anyone else experiencing this problem. My download keeps getting stuck at 1.27GB/1.30GB. Have tried downloading like 4 times already from the official mirror.
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Ubuntu from torrent links [duplicate]

Is the Ubuntu which will be downloaded from the torrent link (given on this website) the full version that comes pre-installed on some laptops or will I have to pay some money to get it activated or ...
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Unable to open Ubuntu 14.04 download on Macbook

My Macbook OS X is erased. Downloaded Ubuntu 14.04. Unable to open or install Ubuntu file. How do I find file and install Ubuntu?