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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how to download free Games [closed]

https://apps.ubuntu.com/cat/applications/motorbike/ not able to down load games from here. From where do I download free games for my ubuntu.
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youtube-dl multiple files downloading

I use youtube-dl to download files from YouTube. I have tried downloading multiple files, but it is not working out for me. I have to open multiple terminals and start afresh every time I want to ...
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I am trying to download virtualbox, but I get a failed message

Here is the fail message from vbox-install.log: DKMS: Failed to install using DKMS, attempting to install without Makefile:183: *** Error: unable to find the sources of your current Linux kernel. ...
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External download manager for firefox and chrome

Is there an external download manager for ubuntu 12.10 that will easily integrate with chrome and firefox and has pause and resume functionality and other features that kick ass? I loved orbit ...
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Downloading Ubuntu to Mac for use on PC [duplicate]

Can I download Ubuntu on to a Mac, save it to a memory stick to install on a PC and leave the Mac untouched?
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Is the download live dvd image of ubuntu up to date?

Is the live dvd image of ubuntu on official site of Ubuntu up to date? Because I couldnot install ubutnu 14.04 from live cd because of blackscreen.
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Download executables on Ubuntu

I'm (kind of) new on ubuntu and I'm having a heck of a time figuring out how to download executables. For example, I tried to download Eclipse and a Java environment this morning. On my Windows XP PC, ...
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Downloading things

How do I download things to my computer with Ubuntu? Every time I go online to download something like Adobe flashplayer or Java, it goes into my download folder. I don't know what to do with it ...
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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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Closing of Ubuntu One

Since Ubuntu one closes I want to delete all files and download all contacts. How can I do that? Do I need to something else after all data are removed from the cloud?
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Enquiry about 64 bit ubuntu for x86 64 (intel 64 bit ) computers? [duplicate]

The new ubuntu (Ubuntu 14.04 LTS) dont have a 64 bit desktop release for intel computers ? 64 bit is only for AMD? I dont see X86_64 in the following link, please clarify. ...
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Which version should I download? [duplicate]

I want to download Ubuntu 14.04 (and I know this will kind of sound newbie-ish but here goes) which one should I download? Usually, I would pick the 32-bit version but it says for computers with less ...
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64-bit MAC(AMD 64) download [duplicate]

I was going to download ubuntu from its official site. I found an option called 64-bit MAC(AMD 64). Can anybody tell me what this option means? Is it an OS version especially made for those who have ...
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Proper Adobe Flash setup [duplicate]

When prompted to select a download of Adobe Flash for my 32 bit Ubuntu 12.04 system, I am given 4 choices. Which is the proper choice? YUM, tar. gz., rpm, and APT are the choices given. Thank you. ...
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From where can I download Ubuntu 12.04

From where can I download Ubuntu 12.04 only. Not even 12.04.*. I want only 12.04 LTS. I tried to download from Ubuntu CD Images, but there is only 12.04.3 Because 12.04.* and all later versions has ...
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Any downloader for files on filesmonster.com?

I was recommended to Jdownloader a while ago to be used on Ubuntu 12.04. However I can't use it to work with http://filesmonster.com. Does anyone know if it does work or any other software may work? ...
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no link on wine download page? [duplicate]

I've opened the link https://apps.ubuntu.com/cat/applications/wine1.3/ but I can't find the download link. If I click on the download button it offers me Ubuntu the options on the side just bring me ...
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Flash plugin download problem [duplicate]

So when I start installing flash player from software center , it gives an error saying that it couldnt download flash plugin. "The following packages requested additional data downloads after package ...
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Download donation [duplicate]

Something I wanted to ask before but always forgot. When downloading Ubuntu, the donation page pops-up. The only way to donate is via paypal. I do not have a paypal account any-more (closed it after ...
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Geny Motion - trick to download the .ova files for Ubuntu 12.04 (old links are not working)

I'm using the Ubuntu 12.04 LTS version . I had also installed the genymotion. But I had a slow internet connection, so I'm unable to download that large size file in my home. I had searched many ...
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Download Images using Wget

http://i10.mangareader.net/highschool-dxd/18/highschool-dxd-3449409.jpg how do download images using wget with the url, only that it disregards the name and only downloads if it is jpg/png... I ...
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I am having a problem downloading the Ubuntu software from the web site?

I am currently using Windows Vista Professional. When I go to the Ubuntu web site and start a download of Version 12 I get a DVD error message that the download has not completed. What can I do to ...
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How to download specific images from a site index with wget?

Let's suppose that I have access to a site index and in a specific directory of this index I have a lot of images, but some of those images were resized (the originals are still there). The resized ...
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How to delete broken download package?

I wanted to install eclipse from the software center on 12.04, after download the software center shows an error and said something like "connection broke" (I do not remember the exact error). Also, ...
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Scripting downloaded programs

I downloaded a game for fun and I would like to add it as part of my code for my butler program. Say I have the game moon-buggy and I would have this code run it. if [ $word = "buggy" ] then ...
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Access to Ubuntu [duplicate]

I am a novice, so need simple instructions. I downloaded Ubuntu online to see if it could replace my current Windows XP, but when restarted, Windows XP starts, not Ubuntu. How do I use Ubuntu, and ...
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Changing which monitor/desktop files download to

I just installed Ubuntu after using Mint for a year or so and I am in love to say the least. One issue I had with Mint that I never really researched was that when I download files or copy them to my ...
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Wifi problem in downloading software packages Ubuntu 12.04

In my Ubuntu 12.04 sony vaio when trying to download packages from Ubuntu repositories wifi speed is very slow. Internet works fine for other downloads/browsing. I tried with changing the download ...
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Can I Download Ubuntu for free or do I have to pay 20 dollars? [closed]

Can I Download Ubuntu for free or do I have to pay 20 dollars? The Option "Not now, take me to the download" does not take me to the download page.
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Can't set Transmission to download files [duplicate]

Just installed Ubuntu 12. on my new computer. When trying to download files I want to use Transmission but after I choose a file to download Transmission is not in the list of programs to run with ...
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Scheduling torrents in Transmission - using WD My Cloud

is there a way that I can Schedule downloads in the Transmission app to take place only during certain hours of the day. For example: from 19:00 - 08:00 That way when I use my internet the most it ...
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Download entire Ubuntu One folders from the web client? [duplicate]

Since U1's being axed and the desktop client can't connect, how should I about downloading large numbers of files in nested folders from the web client? I'd prefer to not install Chrome.
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how to download setup of any software for ubuntu 13.10 on window xp

I am very new to Ubuntu and I am just a beginner. I have an Ubuntu computer (13.10), without an internet connection. On another computer (XP) I do have an internet connection, and I would like to ...
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Web client front end download manager

I currently run a headless server (Ubuntu server 12.10) with various applications running on the box accessed via web interfaces (transmission, plex etc). The box sits at a site with a quick and ...
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How to resume partial downloads using transmission?

Can we resume partial torrent downloads using the default transmission software? I started 500 mb download which was downloaded half way. Now I can't seem to resume the download.
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INSTALLING UBUNTU 12.04 fro already downloaded file (installing with pendrive) [duplicate]

I have got this file downloaded: "ubuntu-12.04.4-desktop-amd64" I have a 64 bit OS and want to install ubuntu 12.04 on it alongside win 7 (which I already ahve on the PC) I have a Pendrive. how do ...
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error on downloading ubuntu 12.04 lts [closed]

I am getting an error : 500 Internal Server Error when trying to download Ubuntu 12.04! Please resolve it as soon as possible i need Ubuntu for my work!
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Change default downloader in Firefox or Chromium

I want to download all types of file with Firefox or Chromium web browser directly with a downloader without copying and pasting the link.
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Cannot open programs/ run downloads

So I'm not too familiar with Linux and I began to use Ubuntu to get familiar with it, I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 and this problem began occurring when my tower fell over last night. I used to be able to ...
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Download Ubuntu as Zip? iso download blocked

I sit behind the most poorly set up network ever. However, it blocks certain file extensions like .iso, .exe or .msi (thankfully I don't need the last 2 mentioned ones). My problem is, that the ubuntu ...
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Unable to download/ save audio files- I can only listen but not save the file

I am unable to save/ download audio files. I am using firefox browser on ubuntu OS and all these days did not have a problem downloading audio files. Since the last software update....I am unable to ...
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force 'uget' to download from a particular link

I'm using uget on Ubuntu 13.10, but the problem is that it doesn't download from some links automatically. For example, I want to download a file from http://d-h.st/ONi : When I click the ...
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Missing file during download

I would like to try ubuntu but have downloaded it 3 times. Each download ends with a note: missing file: Language\P2GRC.dll What do I do?
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Limit download speed if filesize 20mb

Is there a software like trickle lets say for example? That i can put as a proxy and lets say set it up so that if a filesize that i am downloading is over 20MB it will limit it to 2kb? I found ...
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How to download torrents in ubuntu 13.10 [duplicate]

Every time I click on "Get this torrent", I get a window asking to choose a application: I have qBittorrent installed but I don't know how do I select it from this windows which open when I click ...
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any big file download results in file error

My problem is that whenever I try downloading a big file (100MB or more), it always gets completed but file is corrupted. I have been observing this when downloading Eclipse IDE. I tried many Eclipse ...
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How do I download using torrents? [duplicate]

I am trying to download a file using the bittorrent protocol but I can't get my browser to open the magnet link in my torrent client. I have qbittorrent installed but I still can't seem to download ...
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“Open Containing Folder” In Firefox & Chrome Doesn't Highlight The File In Nautilus

I won't say I am new to Ubuntu, but I have been on and off for several years -- although I find myself on Ubuntu more than on Windows nowadays I still consider myself a newbie. I am currently using ...
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How do I add downloaded debian packages to Synaptic Package Manager?

In Synaptic, when I click File > Add downloaded packages and navigate to the folder with the debian packages, the debian packages are greyed out, which means I cannot select them.
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Is There Photoshop For Ubuntu 12.04? [duplicate]

I was wondering that if there is photoshop download for ubuntu 12.04 lts. Any free version is nice :) Thanks Guys.