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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Every time I connect to the internet zenity says “downloading wine-unity3d-installer”

Every time I connect to the internet Zenity flashes that little popup for about a second (because the download is apparently 1 mb) a couple of times. First of all, why does it keep installing the same ...
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A folder suddenly disapearred

Today when I download something at website, suddenly jump a tag, ask me there is a problem about ubuntu system, whether continue, I click continue button , then I find my download folder disappear. I ...
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Can I download my files the conventional way?

I'm trying to access a single file that I stored in Ubuntu One over a year ago, now I'm trying to download that single file but due to the recent "expiration" of the service it seems like I have to ...
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How to set/change default Download folder for Uget?

Whenever I download with Uget, The Default Download folder is $HOME (for my case /home/pandya). I know I can change download destination at time as follows: But I want to change it permanently ...
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How can I download Ubuntu packages and take them home for installing? [duplicate]

I do not have internet at home but I can go to an internet cafe to download things. The thing is I have Ubuntu and I don't no how to download Ubuntu-compatible software from another PC and then get ...
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What does the “Launch Application” window do when downloading software?

I'm running Lubuntu,and I want to download and install a free password generator called PWGEN from the Ubuntu Software Centre. However, when I click the download button on the following page: ...
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Is there a login theme like mac for my ubuntu 12.04 LTS?

I have ubuntu 12.04 lts and I just want a link to a website which has this kind of login theme for ubuntu.
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Where can I download the newest boot repair disk?

I have a boot repair disk for Ubuntu 12.04 and I'm about to install Ubuntu 14.04 but I'd like to make sure that I have the latest boot repair disk before doing so. Where can I download the most ...
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Is there any way to block all downloads from Chrome?

I need to block anyone using this PC from downloading anything from the internet using Chrome. Is there any way possible?
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Download size: Ubuntu 14.04 ISO image vs online upgrade?

The .iso file that I can download from Ubuntu's website is 970MB. How much space will it be if I install through this notification that came? Does an upgrade download less data?
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Problem downloading files from Ubuntu One cloud

I've followed the instructions, but I have this back in my terminal: ./u1_downloader bash: ./u1_downloader: cannot execute binary file: Exec format error What am I doing wrong?
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Which version(32b or 64b) is good for my system configuration ?

Do I download the 32 bit or 64 bit version? It has Intel Core2 CPU 6600@2.40 GHz & 2.00 GB RAM. It is running XP 32 bit. So will 64 bit version of Ubuntu run on this machine? Thanks,
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Help I wanto download codeblocks from spesific reposity and it downloads from the normal repository [closed]

I want to download CodeBlocks 13 from ppa:pasgui/ppa but it downloads 10 from the main repository. I used to download with apt-get install codeblocks They have the same filename. When I downloaded ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 JAVA bandwidth use

So several times I stare at my laptop resource monitor and see data usage on the meter. I was curious today since I am connected via an AT&T USB modem, I do not wish to exceed my allotted data ...
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I downloaded ubuntu but I also had to download WinZip in order to complete the download? [duplicate]

I downloaded Ubuntu and in order to complete the download I had to download WInZip. I am so confused on why I had to that and what I have to do. I'm on windows.
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Linux newbie with Komodo edit installation issues [duplicate]

I am newbie to the lamp world. I was watching a tutorial that needs komodo edit. I downloaded it but cant get the installer to run the way you just click the extraction file in windows. Any ...
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How to download any file using runnable terminal directly to my computer

I want to download file from internet by using Runnable Terminal and I using this command there: wget -O -c "Any_File_Address" And it downloads but I don't know where is downloading I want to ...
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how to install ubuntu from the terminal [duplicate]

I currently use Ubuntu 12.10 64bits and would like to upgrade to Ubuntu 14 If I run the command sudo apt-get install Ubuntu-desktop-14.0 Will i upgrade to the latest version?
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Downloaded 64 bit, no ISO?

I've recently installed the newest download, and I can't find the ISO anywhere to put onto USB (in my case, a Hard Drive). Here's what the download file looks like; Any help would be much ...
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14.04 Download Version [duplicate]

I want to download a 64 bit Ubuntu version for a Toshiba, not a Mac. When I download what the download site says is a 64 bit version (NOT the MAC version), its properties still read as 64 bit AMD. ...
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Chromium and Google Chrome downloading [closed]

Well, I have sincerely enjoyed having Google Chrome on my linux machine, and have never had any problems until recently. I found that Google Chrome will simply not allow redirected downloads to start. ...
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problem downloading Shutter in 12.04

when I click "download" Shutter for v12.04 in Ubuntu Softwarecenter, a window of Launch Application pops up stating: "This link needs to be opened with an application". I have no clue which ...
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What download tab do I use to download to removable disc? [duplicate]

When I try to download it starts downloading to lap top, I want it on removable disc
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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS download size 67 MB? [closed]

I want to download Ubuntu 14.04 LTS for 32-bit, but it's only 67 MegaBytes. Is that true?
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Download Speed is unusually slow?

On a internet speed test I get on average 20 download and 2 upload, however when I'm trying to actually download something, be it updates, or just recently a Kali Linux .iso file it only downloads at ...
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Extracting all PDF Links from Multiple Websites

Glutanimate posted a script that extracts all PDF links from a single page. Any idea on how to change this so the script can grab all the PDF links from a list of URLs ?
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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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How download in ubuntu with specific date?

how can I download the contents of a website in Ubuntu considering the the time they are uploaded for example from 2012 on? (for example with Wget or ......)
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cannot download needed version. (mac)

i can't download the mac version of ubuntu, the normal 64-bit version downloads, but when I try to download the mac 64-bit version it comes up with a "404 not found" message. how can i fix this?
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download from ubuntu apps directory

I am trying to download GIMP from ubuntu apps directory. When i click on download it opens a windows launch application window. What do I have to do for that?Do I need to download an application for ...
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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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How to make ttf-mscorefonts-installer package download fonts, after it says it installed?

When I install "Installer for Microsoft TrueType core fonts" (ttf-mscorefonts-installer) from the Software Center on 14.04, it gives a positive response--but after this I get a download error. It ...
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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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How do I check the internet speed inside Ubuntu 14.04

How do I check the internet speed on my computer, a dell Inspiron 1545, while using ubuntu 14.04?
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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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How to open youtube video with youtube-dl

Ok so I found this answer to someones question about how to download youtube videos via youtube-dl. It had all of the information that I needed, except how to open the video. Here is what I have so ...
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Running linux downloads - total noob [closed]

I am a COMPLETELY new user to linux and have been using most of my programs through wine. Take for example this program : http://www.atlauncher.com/download/jar/ which, when unpacked has no executable ...
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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 to delete my contents from Ubuntu One before the shutdown?

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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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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Download failed : Oracle JDK 7 is NOT installed

When i try to install something it gives me this error: HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 403 Forbidden 2014-04-23 09:32:53 ERROR 403: Forbidden. download failed Oracle JDK 7 is ...
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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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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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How to move downloads folder from bookmarks to places?

I cant move the downloads folder from bookmarks to places in 14.04. I did some mistakes and first I lost the downloads folder. Now I cant move it into the places. Does anybody have an idea?
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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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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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paid for ubuntu extra on paypal (twice I think) and it never brought me back [closed]

I paid for ubuntu (the $16.00 - I think I paid twice) and it never brought me back. Can anyone help with this?
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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 ...