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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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 ...
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“Failure to download extra data files” after installing ttf-mscorefonts-installer

After fresh install 12.04 I && updating apt and system restart, I always get this annoying message after reboot : Failure to download extra data files The following packages requested ...
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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?
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Wget: convert-links and avoid redownloading already fetched files?

I am downloading data spread among multiple files that don't change once published. Therefore --timestamping is not good enough, because it is constantly checking whatever resource is changed, which ...
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error message not enough disk space

I have a older macbook, which is a 13 inch laptop. I was running OS X Lion and decided to erase my hard drive and start over with Ubuntu. Now when I try to download Ubuntu or other software, I get an ...
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how to download “rtsp” flow

I could download a conference from this link (rtsp://real2.infn.it/webcast/2012-esploratori-invisibile/esploratori-dell-invisibile.rm). How can I do it? Thank you previuosly..
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download and installation guide for windows 10 laptop [duplicate]

I am new to Ubuntu and I want to download and install it on my personal laptop, so could you please help me for the same. Is it free or have to pay for it? I am a web developer.
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sudo: aptitude: command not found

Just reinstalled 14.*LTS on new HD. But when I try to load Bonic I get this error reply rollo@rollo-desktop:~$ sudo aptitude install boinc-client boinc-manager sudo: aptitude: command not found ...
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Origin won't open the login screen PlayOnLinux

I have Ubuntu 14.04, and already downloaded Wine and PlayOnLinux. I am trying to open up Origin so I can dowload EA's Battlefront and play it. I have tried it with Wine version 1.7.55, ...
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Why do cdimage.ubuntu.com and releases.ubuntu.com list different images?

There are two places I go when I want to download Ubuntu installer images: cdimage.ubuntu.com and releases.ubuntu.com. Both of these appear equally official: they are both subdomains of ubuntu.com, ...
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How do install games from the Software Center for Ubuntu 15.10?

I installed Ubuntu about 3 days ago and I have gotten a bit bored and I have tried downloading games but I do know the steps in how to download games from the Software Center.
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Problem in downloading Torrent file with Transmission Bit Torrent

I am pretty new in Ubuntu. I have just installed Desktop version of Ubuntu 14.4.3 LTS on my Laptop. My installation was successful. I have Transmission Bit Torrent Client on my Ubuntu now. When I ...
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How to download movies from hdmoviespoint.com in Ubuntu?

On Windows I used Internet Download Manager to download movies from hdmoviespoint.com. Internet Download Manager automatically grabs the file from the download page (they don't provide any download ...
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How to download Video's off Facebook with Ubuntu 14.10

The youtube-dl doesn't work for downloading Facebook video's. How can I download and save video's on Facebook to a file only my computer? I'm using Google Chrome.
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trouble getting apt-get to work with https

I have a (private) apt repository setup on a server. I'm only allowing access to this repository over SSL, and only with a client certificate. I have tested the connection using curl: $ curl ...
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How to make Firefox download to Downloads folder even when “Open with xxx” is selected?

I have recently noticed that when downloading something with Firefox, if I select the option "Open with xxx" instead of just the "Save file" option, the file is then downloaded to /tmp and opened with ...
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downloading qt5dbus package [duplicate]

I am trying to install the following package from this link - http://packages.ubuntu.com/wily/libqt5dbus5 But I am not getting the command that I should write in the terminal to install the package . ...
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How to download most of Ubuntu Software Centre? [duplicate]

I want to download entire multiverse repository I know it maybe several GBs around 20, but I want to. NOTE:I ONLY WANT TO DOWNLOAD AND WILL INSTALL LATER using dpkg -i [pkg] First created a file which ...
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How can I stop archive manager from automatically opening my downloads?

I use xubuntu 14.04 and chrome. Everytime I download a zip or rar, archive manager automatically pops up to show me what the file contains after it downloads. I don't want that to happen.
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How do I download packages with dependencies in Ubuntu 15.10 64bit? [duplicate]

I'm a new to Ubuntu (and linux). So far, my experience with Ubuntu is great. The boot speed is amazingly fast compared to Windows. Anyway, how do I download packages for offline use with their ...
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Download button on ubuntu.com does not work - do I have to pay?

Can I Download Ubuntu for free or do I have to pay 20 dollars? The Option Not now, take me to the download on http://www.ubuntu.com/download/desktop/contribute/?version=15.10&architecture=amd64 ...
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Autostart download

How to autostart downloads when ubuntu starts. I know how to autostart torrent clients like transmission or deluge client during startup. But the application only starts, it doesnt start downloading. ...
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Ubuntu not downloading files of any type (regardless of download method)

I just recently installed ubuntu on my computer and I've encountered a very annoying problem. Any time I try to download any type of file from any platform (directly via command prompt, ubuntu ...
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I've downloaded Ubuntu and it won't open as the file is damaged [duplicate]

I downloaded Ubuntu, but it says the file is damaged and it won't open. Since I've contributed nearly $30 dollars I don't want to pay twice. Please how do I download it again ?
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I cannot download torrents any more! Files I download from torrent sites have the extension .exe

I recently tried to download a few torrents from various sites and found that the file extension of all the files I try to download is .exe, which neither transmission nor vuze nor I know what to do ...
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Can't Download Wubi

I want to download Ubuntu with WUBI but, the WUBI download page redirects here and this page doesn't load anymore.
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No matter what I try download in software center in Ubuntu 14.10, it just can´t be done. [duplicate]

I am new to this, I just installed Ubuntu 14.10 for the second time in three days. I tried resolving this problem by typing the issue in google which generally had answers here in Askubuntu. Not one ...
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Download Ubuntu 64 bit version [duplicate]

Can I download Ubuntu and keep Windows 10? System specifications: Manufacturer: ASUSTeK Computer Inc. Model: ASUS Notebook K53SJ, K53SV, K53SC Series Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-2310M CPU @ ...
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I ve downloaded Super Hot (for linux) at the official site, but i dont know how to run it [duplicate]

Heres the link: superhotgame-new.azurewebsites.net/BUILDS/SUPERHOT_Prototype_Linux.zip Please let me know if you know how to run it.
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When i download something and click 'show in folder' nothing happens

I am running the newest Ubuntu, when I download something, such as an mp3 file, and click on Show in Folder, absolutely nothing happens. Is there an easy fix for this, without being technical and ...
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No SUDO users, Need passwords for admin users setup without passwords [duplicate]

I setup the two main users that I planned on having without passwords not realizing that is something you cannot do. During this process I also changed the initial admin user to a regular user. Here ...
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What download managers are available for Ubuntu15.10? [duplicate]

i don't know how to download video. i`m new with Ubuntu and perhaps someone can help me.