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moving software from one laptop to another

I have two laptops, first one is installed with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS.And second one is installed with edubuntu. Both laptops are being used for different purposes. In one of my laptop I have installed ...
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Video problem Edubuntu 14.04 on HP530 laptop

I'm writing on libreoffice 5 and the monitor randomly distorts the image with horizontal stripes and can not see anything. To temporarily fix I'll System Configuration / Monitors , and apply changes ...
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Requested download is not authorized for use with this tracker

I want to set up Edubuntu for a small non-profit school in South Africa. I'm trying to download the file edubuntu-14.04-dvd-i386.iso.torrent from http://dl.stgraber.org/releases/edubuntu/14.04/ ...
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Cannot display this video mode on boot

I have googled around, but nobody seems to have found a solution for this problem. This computer will not boot to Linux cds, so i have installed ubuntu on a hard drive and then put the hard drive in ...
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How to install jdk 8 and NetBeans8 ubuntu 14.04 lts

I've jdk-8u5-linux-i586.gz and netbeans-8.0-linux.sh On ubuntu 14.04 LTS I'm tired try to install someone tell me how in details.
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Edubuntu Deployment and Active Directory Authentication

How I can deploy Edubuntu from one machine to many machines in the same domain and authenticate to Windows Active Directory?
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Ubuntu live CD boot error and Error Unknown Filesystem

I was using ubuntu 14.04, for educational purpose I tried to install Edubuntu. After having problems booting into ubuntu live CD, I booted into my ubuntu 14.04, then I formatted the filesystem for ...
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Can't boot into Ubuntu live CD after Grub Rescue error

I was using ubuntu 14.04, for educational purpose I tried to install Edubuntu. After having problems booting into ubuntu live CD, I booted into my ubuntu 14.04, then I formatted the filesystem for ...
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managing an LTSP Edubuntu server with thin clients

Hello there I am hoping some one can help me. I have set-up and Edubuntu LTSP server in my schools IT room which is working fine as it should, but I wish to be able to turn the server login screen to ...
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install plasma 5 on edubuntu 14.04

I recently installed edubuntu 14.04 with gnome windowsmanager. I prefer kde plasma but I don´t know how to install it. doing apt-get install kubuntu-desktop will achieve that? thanks in advance
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Edubuntu LTSP amd64 not Loading with PXE

I have a computer lab running off of an i386 fat-client image right now. The image is being hosted via LTSP on Edubuntu 14.04.1 LTS with the client being the same desktop. However, the package system ...
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can kubuntu and edubuntu desktop both be installed?

well, the title says it all... I´ve heard of edubuntu desktop, and I think it´ll be very usefull for my child, so the point is can both desktops live together? thanks in advance
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Wubi and Edubuntu?

I want to install Edubuntu on a kindergarten computer, but I don't want to destroy the existing WinXP installation. The computer does not have Internet access so I can't download anything - it has to ...
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Create LDAP style logins for African School Network

I am building solar IT labs for schools in Kenya. In each lab there are no more than 20 fat client PCs with Edubunbtu networked to a single server, also with Edubuntu. Each client has Libre Office ...
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Do not play mp3 by Rhythmbox [duplicate]

I have newly install edubuntu 14.04 LTS OS in my hp laptop. Now installing all the required software. But while playing mp3 files, it is informed that some plug in will be installed. But while try to ...
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update-alternatives --Install

I typed: sudo update-alternatives --install "/usr/bin/java" "java" "/usr/lib/jvm/ jdk1.8.0/bin/java" 1 It's says alternatives --install needs link name path priority
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How to disable mouse scrolling in Ubuntu?

How to disable mouse scrolling Without Terminal? And with Terminal? I searched in the System settings menu but I didn't find anything.
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How do I add an offline encyclopedia to an Edubuntu LiveCD?

I am serving in the Peace Corps in a poor Spanish speaking country. I manage several small computer labs. For reasons of limited networking, old computers, and unreliable electricity, I decided that ...
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How can I forbid deletion of Windows files when using edubuntu USB live?

I decided to teach to my students (10-13 years old) pc and software using a live USB distribution of edubuntu. I can't erase Windows XP becuase it used by other teachers and using a live USB is faster ...
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Problem upgrading a chroot for FAT Clients (ltsp, edubuntu, and 14.04)

I have an edubuntu server. After I got the fat client image built, I followed the instructions on https://help.ubuntu.com/community/UbuntuLTSP/ThinClientHowtoNAT so that the clients could have access ...
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Problem with dvd

I have edubuntu 14.04 LTS Operating System. While put a DVD ( contains music, photos, files etc ) in the DVD drive , then the DVD cannot open automatically. But other types of DVD runs good. Also ...
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I can't run any Oxford University Press iTools on my Ubuntu 14.04 (Edubuntu)

I succesfully installed Networks iTools on my Linux 14.04, Oxford claims it's perfectly compatible (but with version 10-04) however whenever I run the program, nothing pops up and there aren't any ...
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What to do if the CD I want to use cannot be run on ubuntu/linux

As a high-school, we decided to use Edubuntu on classes, labs etc. Edubuntu is OK with Activ Inspire. But we have a problem. We're from Turkey and we're learning English. So we use this book. But this ...
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Thinclient Boot CD

How can I create a bootable CD to run on an old PC accessing an LTSP server. I have found ample documentation on installing an LTSP server, but no reference on how to create a bootable CD. (PC ...
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Edubuntu Computer Lab

I'm converting my lab at school from Windows 7 to Edubuntu. There are 24 PCs and one teacher's computer wich will also run Edubuntu. There will be about 200 students using the lab. There is a ...
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Unattended Offline Edubuntu 14.04 Install

I am looking for a way to do this offline with Edubuntu 14.04 desktop. It would install much faster and better for large-scale deployments. It seems that contrary to some guides, kickstart is no ...
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Cant find Ubuntu after installation

How can I install Ubuntu along with windows7 with a DVD? I installed it on another drive but it doesn't show up in the startup menu...
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Thin-client Edubuntu 14.04 LTSP

I'm using VBox for this: I already have 2 thin-client PC-1 and PC-2, and in the server I have 3 users: staff, student, archie (admin) What I want to do with the client is, how to make both of them ...
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Edubuntu 14.04 - Custom PXE Boot setup

Using VM, with Edubuntu 14.04 I have just decided to update my PXE Boot server from 12.04 to 14.04 - I do not want to take the other system down to upgrade it. I have created a new system and do a ...
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Accidentally installed Lubuntu and want to revert to Ubuntu

I am using Ubuntu 14.04.1 which is a fresh install of about one month old. I was trying to get 5.1 surround audio to work so I followed the instructions here which suggested the following commands: ...
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removing all traces of edubuntu from my ubuntu install

Hi I installed edubuntu desktop on ubuntu and have decided to get rid of it. There is no problem with the function of my desktop but i would like to know why after removing edubuntu there is still ...
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Ubuntu splash screen changed to edubuntu, why did it happen and how do I change it back?

I recently noticed during a reboot of my machine that a splash page came up saying Edubuntu, which I understand is a particular flavour of Ubuntu. When I installed Ubuntu, it never used to say that, ...
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How to install Edubuntu from Xubuntu in the terminal

We are formatting 20 machines to use in LATAM. We need to install Edubuntu from Xubuntu. How can we install it from the terminal? We're www.notegood.org, and www.comparte.org, NGOs from Barcelona. We ...
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What happened to the Edubuntu website? [closed]

I have been trying to reach the Edubuntu website for about three days now. I keep gettign a 404 error "You don't have permission to access this site." Is there something I'm doing wrong?
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How to install Edubuntu from normal Ubuntu

Question is, do I need to download the full 2GB Edubuntu .iso file, or can I just add something to Ubuntu? The instructions vary depending on which page one reads Using the Ubuntu Software Center I ...
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Remove Edubuntu from Triple Boot

I have a computer that has Windows 7, Ubuntu 12.04, and Edubuntu installed together. I would like to know how to remove Edubuntu from this configuration and then add the unallocated data to Windows 7 ...
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Edubuntu inappropriate Kernel for installation [duplicate]

I faced this error while Runnign Edubuntu from Virtual Box. I used this edubuntu-13.04-dvd-i386.iso file.
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Removable storage shortcut and a panel shortcuts

I have edubuntu 14.04.01 LTS with gnome. I can't find out how to make 2 things that were previously possible/made on older edubuntu. I want to have a shortcut on the desktop when I insert a ...
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install 12.04 version of edubuntu

How can I change to edubuntu later version like 12.04 from existing edubuntu 10.04? my 10.04 version gives a message that gnome power manager not insatlled correctly.I cannot open my ubuntu os. My ...
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Edubuntu Menu Editor - Profile Manager Problem

I have just loaded Edubuntu 14.04.1 on three PCs that I'm setting up for a new school. Thanks to another post I was able to get the Edubuntu Menu Editor - Profile Manager loaded and running. ...
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Is Edubuntu a Complete Network Package?

I'm on the board of small private (Christian) school in Houston, TX. We were recently given 10 PC's with erased hard drives. I am currently an Ubuntu user. Would Edubuntu allow me to set up these PC'...
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PXE boot issue with Edubuntu 12.04

I have an Edubuntu server that has been used to boot both thin clients and fat clients for quite some time. Now, we're trying to use HP 8200s with Allied Telesis AT2711 100Base-FX NICs, and things ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS triple boot

I've already installed both Windows 7 dual boot and want to install Ubuntu 14.04 LTS alongside them while I trying install Ubuntu 14.04 LTS hasn't saying multiple OSs only says this computer has ...
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How to apply newly installed theme in 14.04?

I've installed human-theme_0.39.2_all.deb but it doesn't seem in appearance just default themes are there. How I can apply?
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Seem some themes in usr/share/themes on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

So many themes are in usr/share/themes .but in appearance only three default themes are there how I can apply from usr/share/themes ?
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Can I get the GNOME environment in Edubuntu 14.04?

I am trying to get a new version of Edubuntu. I just want to check whether I can get the GNOME environment on Edubuntu.
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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Theme

I've install human-theme_0.39.2_all.deb But don't see any effect , theme doesn't added current listed themes in settings: Appearance:
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Beginner installing rpm package [duplicate]

On latest version Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, I have tried this : sudo apt-get install yum Then it says : sudo password for user And nothing gonna happen , if hit enter 3 times it says 3x incorrect ...
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Edubuntu Offline Package [duplicate]

Is there any offline (.deb) installer for "Educational Desktop for Ubuntu"? I am using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS amd64 I have some problem with internet connection. An offline installer would help me :D
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how to get edubuntu with GNOME 3.2 environment at the time of installing edubuntu

I have recently downloaded ISO file for Edubuntu but till now I have not installed it and I am using gnome now I just want to know that can I have GNOME environment in Edubuntu while installing it ...