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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Software download from windows os

Could i search and download ubuntu's packages using windows OS. If can then please tell me, whats the website. many thanks.
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Upgrading Apache Open Office

I have downloaded the Apache OpenOffice upgrade 4 times. Once downloaded a window opens with lists asking me if I want to open a doc or extract it. I highlighted all of the OpenOffice lines and got a ...
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Getting a deb with wget problem

I'm trying to get Anki like this: wget https://anki.googlecode.com/files/anki-2.0.12.deb (That's the latest version) gives me: zsh: no such file or directory: wget ...
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Python on Ubuntu 13.04

How can I download and install Python on Ubuntu 13.04? I'm a newbie in Ubuntu. I've only been using Ubuntu for the last 3 days.
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Is there a way to distribute Wi-Fi load across multiple adapters? [duplicate]

I have 4 wireless USB adapters, all of which are poorly supported by Linux. The connection is unstable, the USB dongles overheat at regular intervals, and the Wi-Fi adapters themselves often become ...
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Why am I being prevented from downloading files to an external source?? CD/USB

Wondering why I am being prevented from downloading files from internet, file, etc.??? I also do have the ability to access programs that I have downloaded from the Ubuntu application site?? This ...
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unable to download ubuntu-12.04.2-server-amd64.iso

I downloaded ubuntu-12.04.2-server-amd64 a couple of weeks ago with file size 687MB with md5 hash = af5f788aee1b32c4b2634734309cc9e9. Today when I download it is 656MB and It does not install. I've ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 does not let updates or downloads from Firefox

Just installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. Internet works fine, I get erros such as the ones posted here Why after fresh Ubuntu 12.04 installation update aren't being installed? However, changing the ...
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Delay before Firefox starts downloading

I'm running Ubuntu 12.10 with XFCE 4.10. Firefox version 20.0. Whenever I try to download any files (eg, right-click and download, anything like that), there's a significant delay (~15 seconds). It ...
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After downloading a program file from the internet how do you install it? [duplicate]

I have downloaded Flash Player 11.5.0 into my Downloads. How do I install it? It is a tar.gz file. Please easy steps through the terminal. I am new to Linux, and want to learn more about it.
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Install Ubuntu on HCL Beanstalk Desktop? [duplicate]

I currently have a HCL Beanstalk desktop PC which is quite old now. I have another shared and quite new HCL Laptop with intel CORE i3 processor and it came with Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on it as it is a ...
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How to make an apt-get install command [closed]

Am I able to make one of those "apt-get install program" codes that you use in terminal to download a program from my website? If so, how?
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Ask location every time a download takes place

I am using ubuntu for almost a year now and I want to ask a small question here.. You may think that this is a stupid question but I am asking it here because I haven't got any solution for this ...
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Steam's Download speed is very low

When using Ubuntu (I'm using 12.10) i get download speeds of about 0 when downloading through steam. If I pause the download then resume, it goes up to normal, then slowly goes back down to 0. This ...
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Installing non-standard fonts in xubuntu 13.04

Before I start: I'm a Mac user whose 7 year old laptop is slowly dying and, wanting to support open-source software, I've been considering a Linux pre-loaded laptop as my next computer. In preparation ...
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How do I download and not pay another 16 bucks? [duplicate]

I downloaded Ubuntu 13.04 (64 b) and donated my 16 bucks, and I cannot find it on my computer anywhere.
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Add Ubuntu 13.04 to the Windows 8 Store [closed]

Is it possible for you to add Ubuntu 13.04 to the Windows 8 Store, so that I can download it with just one click? Maybe you have to work together with Microsoft, because both Windows 8 and Ubuntu ...
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Can't download anything

When I try to install usb-modeswitch for making a mobile-broadband work, Ubuntu cannot download anything. Even when I tried to install Wine, it failed to connect to the internet even though I could ...
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Ubuntu one and Windows 7

Why when installed Ubuntu One onto windows 7, I have got 1 folder named Ubuntu one with my folders in the root AND my folders from Ubuntu one in double into Download folder? If I delete the every ...
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how do I intall a network manager on ubuntu?

I uninstalled my network manager trying to fix a problem. Now I have no network manager and therefore no internet. So I need one and I need to install it?
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I want to download Ubuntu 13.04 but I can not to do it [duplicate]

I love Ubuntu and I use it since 1985. I decided to download Ubuntu 13.04 but I'm a rookie. If you can send me a CD with that version I would be happiest.
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Should I download the 32-bit version or the 64-bit version of Ubuntu? [duplicate]

I have a 13" Macbook Pro 2010. Should I download the 32-bit version or the 64-bit version of Ubuntu?
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What do I need to download and how do I install those programs? [closed]

I am new to Ubuntu. I just installed it. I want to download my xampp servers, Spotify or Adobe's Flash Player, but I get suggestions of *.zip, *.ga or something. Operating Systems "Lunix", "Yum" and ...
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Microsoft office

My online school provides Microsoft office applications that we can download to our computer. I absolutely need them for my assignments. Is there a way I can download these applications on Ubuntu?
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Multiple resumable file download using wget or other command line download tool?

I know about wget -c option to allow resuming resumable download, but can I do multiple resumable download with wget or another command line tool?
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update manager error-Failed to download repository information [duplicate]

When I run update manager, Ii get following error. I am using Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, 64 bit. I am new to Ubuntu please help me out.
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Download to file external hard drive

My netbook does not have enough hard drive space. I have tried to download Ubuntu to my C:\ drive but ran out of memory. How can I download Ubuntu to an external hard drive bypassing the internal hard ...
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Can not download Ubuntu Iso file because the are recognised as virus

Can not download Ubuntu iso files,because the are shown as some kind of virus. Please help me.
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Unable to download full file using wget

I'm trying to download a file using wget. It shows the download is successful but doesn't gives me the right file. errors out when I try to untar the file. Also the downloaded file size is not correct ...
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Where can I download Ubuntu for laptops? [duplicate]

I have an HP DV4 Laptop and can't find the Ubuntu download. I want to remove my Microsoft Windows 7 OS instalation. I tried looking for the download, but can't find it. Can someone please help me?
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drivers for HP XW6200

i am using computer from 10 years, now i am going try UBUNTU 13.04. I have HP WORKSTATION XW6200, please help me to download drivers for this pc for UBUNTU 13.04. It will be my first try to install ...
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How to download and install hide my ass in Ubuntu 12.04

I am using ubuntu 12.04 and i want to use Hide my ass but i couldn't do this. I don't know procedure of download and install Hide my ass in ubuntu.
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Where do I download the source code to Unity Next?

http://unity.ubuntu.com/getinvolved/development/unitynext/ When following the instructions of this page, to download source, my ~/unity/unity-next becomes a branch, but the folder is empty. How can I ...
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Downloading Ubuntu Server for x86 Architecture [duplicate]

I can't seem to find the x86 64 bit download for Ubuntu Server 12.04. I am taken to a download page easily enough, but the download file is confusingly named "ubuntu- ...
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New to ubuntu, want to rename files, but how?

We have a new computer and I love the Ubuntu design, but the code-stuff is a bit hard for me... So here is my question: I just downloaded something from youtube and converted it to an mp3. I have ...
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Can I download a version of ubunto for the Samsung Galaxy SIII I9300? [duplicate]

I want to know if it is possible to download & install Ubuntu on an android phone ? Because it looks really good & I really want to have it. I don't want to buy an ubuntu phone. Thank you.
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I downloaded some software and can not install it with wine [duplicate]

How do I install my downloads I am trying to install a keyboarding software
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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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I would like to download multiple links in a directory

I apologize if I mispeak as I'm pretty new to the tech world. Basically i have a directory of server logs arranged accoring to the User's IP address. I am looking for a way to download every log in a ...
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Problems with installing valgrind

I am really new with Ubuntu, and I am trying install the program with this guide. But I can't get it to work, and I don't understand what is going on. I was wondering if somebody could ether tell me ...
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Where can I download the latest DVD ISO which contains everything?

Where can I download a DVD ISO which contains everything? Am I right, the ISOs on the download sections are CD ISOs only which contains the OS and the most basic applications? Thanks...
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which ubuntu version to download for toshiba C850 laptop with rtl8723 ?

can you tell me which version of ubuntu to install on toshiba C850 laptop with wireless card rtl8723. I need the bootable cd/dvd with all packages installed like linux headers,build essentials,make ...
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Failing installation of valgrind

I am trying to learn C with the guide, Learning C The Hard Way, and in exercise 4 I have to download the program Valgrind, I do this with this command as shown in the book: curl -O ...
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Computer restarts while downloading Ubuntu

I have a question. While downloading the Ubuntu ISO file, my computer restarts randomly. Why does this happen? What should I do? The browsers I have tried are Firefox and Chrome. I use Windows 8. I ...
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Where can I download ubuntu-10.04-destktop-amd64.iso file?

I can't find ubuntu-10.04-destktop-amd64.iso on http://www.ubuntu.com/download. Where I can find it? Thank you
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Download 13.04 iso with wget

I am trying to build a virtual machine running Ubuntu 13.04 on a server running 12.04. I don't have any GUI. How can I download the iso file to 12.04 server using wget? I want to download the 13.04 ...
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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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Is there a downloader that can automatically capture videos and download them?

I'm looking for an application like IDM that can capture videos and download them.
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New to Ubuntu and looking to find a stand alone desktop CRM…

I have just joined the Ubuntu community (I was advised to stick with 12.04 lts). I own and operate my own business from home and I am looking for some type of CRM download that is not web based. I ...
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Hotline Miami won't download in Steam

I click install, and the normal dialog show up informing me that Hotline Miami is downloading, but it never starts to download. It allows me to try running the game, and complains about a missing ...