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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Amule does not want to launch?

after I did reboot my system (required for an update), well, amule simply refuse to launch... I tried uninstall/reinstall then reboot, but I still have the problem, anyone can explain this to me? ...
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“Failure to download extra data files” with ttf-mscorefonts-installer on Ubuntu 16.04

I have been receiving notifications about "failure to download extra data files" from update notifier. It asked me to download fonts in request from the ttf-mscorefonts-installer package. However, ...
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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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saving and downloading not working on chrome os-ubuntu dual boot

I have an acer c300 chromebook with a dual boot chrome os - ubuntu system, however since installing ubuntu i cannot save or download anything on chrome os. saving and downloads still work when booting ...
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Ubuntu Touch: where are downloaded files stored?

When I download something with the default browser or Firefox, I cant seem to find where the files are downloaded to. Not /home/Downloads, thats for sure. Does anyone know where the files are ...
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Can Wubi use the ISO I already have?

The Windows Installer for Ubuntu desktop instructions say that an ISO image for Ubuntu is downloaded during the installation process. But what if I already have an ISO image for Ubuntu. Can I make ...
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'Document Viewer' app won't download to M10 tablet

I started up my new Aquaris M10 tablet today. Managed to download a couple of apps successfully from the Ubuntu Store. However, when I downloaded 'Document Viewer', it failed at the end - - 4 times! ...
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Is there a multi-threaded download manager with no thread limit?

I use dispatch-proxy to club multiple IPs and on windows IDM uses that to get me great speeds. About 2-3 MB/s. My college limits speed per local IP so I assigned multiple IPs to the same adapter and ...
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osmscout on BQ Aquaris E4.5

When I downloaded a map (Austria) an error occured and now I have no maps available. I uninstalled the app, but the mistake is still alive. What to do now?
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PHP on the browser just asks to open or download [duplicate]

I got a Php file and i am trying to open it with Firefox, but that does not happen what info should i provide? what i see is that it wants to download the file and not see it. I have Apache 2 and Php ...
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Why am I unable to download changelogs for certain new packages?

I have recently found (this started a few days ago) that I am unable to download the changelogs for reasonably new software, though the changelogs do seem to come available later on for some of the ...
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Alternative to HTTP to avoid corruption when downloading

I have a 76GB file I want to download from my web server, but am affraid it may become corrupt when downloading via HTTP. Are there any options to download files that will check for corruption?
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wget to get a file generated by a php script

I am trying to get a file generated by the php script export.php. But using this command, I am either getting 403 Request Forbidden or downloading the script itself instead of a .csv the script is ...
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How can I download an entire playlist from youtube even it exceeds 25 videos?

I know it may seem a duplicate question but I'm a very new user of ubuntu and those old methods I searched didn't work for me What I'm looking for is a guaranteed updated way with steps showing me ...
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Unable to find complete download

I have tried to download Ubuntu several times and each time I try to install it says unable to install, files missing. How can I get the complete download so I can start using Ubuntu?
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Download a flash video (not from a popular video community)

There are a lot of tools to download videos from Youtube, Dailymotion, Vimeo, etc. but I'd be interested in a more generic way to download flash videos, for example the ones here: ...
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I can't find any of my downloaded apps in the dash

I have just installed Ubuntu and have problems with finding any of the apps/programs that I have downloaded form the software center. When I search for them in the dashboard they are not there. I have ...
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Getting no matching rule error when trying to download utorrent

I'm new with Ubuntu and I'm trying to install utorrent but I'm getting this dumb error on a blank page that just says no matching rule. Does anyone know what this means? I would appreciate any help ...
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Can't Downloaded just zipped file

I am using ubuntu, KKVM as webserver just make a backup with zip -R archive.zip * file size: -rw-r--r-- 1 root root 3676624704 Apr 4 11:04 archive.zip As you read from title i can't ...
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Can the update manager download only a single package at a time?

I need the update manager to only download a single package at a time and not try to download multiple packages at once. My slow internet cannot handle multiple connections; slows the download to a ...
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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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How to download all videos on a youtube channel? [duplicate]

I always use youtube for getting information I need. What I want is a script or a command that grabs and downloads all videos from a given channel. NOTE: I tried youtube-dl but with no success.
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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 ...
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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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Is there any way to make Ubuntu not to suspend while a download in progress?

Is there any way? How to script in /usr/lib/pm-utils/sleep.d to check ${downspeed eth0}, ${upspeed wlan0}, ${upspeed eth0} and ${downspeed wlan0} and to set the system not to suspend while a ...