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is there a lower-graphics setting?

Beginning Ubuntu user here. I just installed Ubuntu 14.04 32-bit on an old Dell computer to replace Windows XP. I like the interface, but I notice that it responds very slowly. I suspect this is ...
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What is preventing the open source community from improving Ubuntu / GNOME aesthetics (margins, padding, positioning)? [on hold]

It's been a while since I used Ubuntu—7 years ago, to be exact, when I was playing with Dapper Drake, Edgy Eft, (skipped the next two) and eventually Hardy Heron, before schoolwork took over and I ...
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Visual interface gone after installing official driver

I just installed 14.04. Everything was fine until I decided to play some Steam games and I always remembered that the driver that came with Ubuntu was buggy so I installed the x.org driver from ...
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802.1Q VLAN Tag - is possible to set without editing config file?

Is it possible to make tagged vlans to be shown on network-manager like PPPoE connections? My computer is a laptop so I can't add another Ethernet card and now I must edit config file to ...
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Not getting visual interface, just 'tty shell', after system update [duplicate]

I installed Ubuntu Unity 12.10 on my Sony Vaio and it was working well, until somewhere after installing the updates and installing Unsettings, Cairo dock and Ubuntu-Tweek-Tool, a window displays ...
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Hot bar inaccessible, no alt-tab, no program menu and other UI problems suddenly occuring

I turned on my machine here today and multiple elements of the ubuntu UI had stopped working. The hot bar, with applications like terminal, system preferences etc. which normally pops forward when I ...
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wifi scanning results say No scan results

I'm trying to use wifi access in Ubuntu 12.04 and for some reason, I do not want to use network-manager. So, I removed it. What I'm trying to do is to see what kind of APs around me, so I issued the ...
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Handling Ubuntu MAAS RestFul API login

What would be the best practice for obtaining Ubuntu MAAS API login? I have some troubles with making the MAAS Restful API automatically obtaining successful login and perform a call. In summary, ...
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Jack - Setting up the interface and audio outputs with onboard soundcard- How?

I'm trying to set up Jack on my Ubuntu 14.04. I want to use my internal sound card (USB audio interface is sent back for repair) I have many options to choose for in the audio configuration, i tried ...
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Can I modify the Cinelerra interface?

I don't like the Cinelerra interface. I tried to modify it but I didn't find a solution. It is possible to put all the windows in Cinelerra on one window like in GIMP?
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How do you superimpose a game running in windowed mode over the unity sidebar?

I like running games like garrysmod and killing floor in windowed mode. The windows get cut off slightly by the sidebar. Is there a method where you can have the window above the bar as well as the ...
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Problem with Network Interface Broadcom 14e4: 4359 [duplicate]

I recently bought a Lenovo and Essential B590 with windows 8 and decided to install Ubuntu13.10 as the primary operating system. Once deleted windows 8 installed Ubuntu and can not see that I ...
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make mistake in setting IP

I have a device that has Linux Ubuntu OS. I use SSH for connecting to it. my Linux version is like below when typed cat /proc/version command: Linux version 3.2.40-g996c4d7-dirty ...
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BTSYNC linux client - is it bound only to local IP interface

Ive just instaled the BTSYNC client through the repositories and it allows a toolbar status icon. If I set a password for the control web interface on port 9999 the status bar icon errors with 401 ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 no interface in Admin account

I just installed Ubuntu for the first time on my Dell Inspirion 1720 with an SSD. I created a dual boot so I can run Windows and Ubuntu, but when I log in to my admin account I have no interface. I ...
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nautilus 3.4 wit nautilus 3.6 interface

I am not a fan of the 3.6 release, but I like how it looks. Is there a way to get the nautilus 3.6 interface? on my nautilus 3.4?
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configure a network interface into promiscuous mode

I am working on ubuntu 12.04 lts server on vmware workstation. I need to configure my network interface to work in promiscuous mode. This is my configuration auto eth1 iface eth1 inet manual up ip ...
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cannot find file /dev/vmnet0

I am working on ubuntu lts 12.04 server on VMware Workstation environment. I need to add permissions to the file vmnet0 corresponding to the virtual interface. But I can't find it in the /dev ...
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Configure network interface for direct connection

I need to connect two Ubuntu machines directly via ethernet (i.e., no switch or router between them). One of them is running Ubuntu Desktop, so I am happy to use the network manager for that. The ...
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Set wifi txpower from /etc/network/interfaces

I am trying to configure my wifi to reliably connect at start-up on a headless device. I currently have done this with a simple entry in /etc/network/interfaces, along the lines of auto wlan0 iface ...
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Cannot find eth1 interface [closed]

I installed ubuntu precise on my IBM x3100 server and cannot find eth1 on my interfaces file. Any clue what should I do? Thank you
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Network bonding isn't working correctly

Hey guys I'm having trouble setting up Ubuntu Bonding, following this guide. My interfaces file looks like this: auto eth0 iface eth0 inet manual bond-master bond0 auto eth1 iface eth1 inet ...
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Changed a look of windows

The look of my windows changed. I didn't do anything. The close, minimise and maximise buttons are on the right side of the windows. How can I change look to normal again? I tried this, and it didn't ...
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Install unity 7.1.2 in ubuntu 12.04, is possible?

I have upgraded Ubuntu 13.04 to 13.10. I like very more the default unity interface. The command unity --version return unity 7.1.2. The problem in Ubuntu 13.10 is than I give errors on installation ...
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how to custumize ubuntu 12.04 after installing NVIDA driver?

I installed Ubuntu 12.04 and install MyUnity tool. I was able to customize the interface but after I installed the NVIDIA Driver a lot of changes to the interface happens. Some changes are good when ...
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How to remove Gimp logos from gimp interface?

I've just downloaded gimp. Inside the interface I find two gimp logos - same as in gimp application icon - one in the interface and second one in the toolbox. Its kind of annoying and I want to remove ...
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ifconfig command only displays 'lo" interface but not others on Ubuntu 12.10

When I type ifconfig -a on my computer, all I see is the lo device, not eth0. Also, when I type ifconfig interface, I get the following: interface: error fetching interface information: Device ...
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why do elements from toolbar appear unactive?

Recently I updated Ubuntu 13.10 (small updates... but many), after it finished i found this problem in many programas (Filezilla, SublimeText, Inkscape, Gimp) For instance, if I go on the toolbar to ...
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Interface for my router in Ubuntu

I would like to know if there is a way in which I can create an interface in my Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Desktop for my router. My Goal: I want to tcpdump the ip address of the router which is 192.168.1.1. ...
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Bridge interfaces and KVM

I have an Ubuntu server with and a VM using KVM. The plan is that the server and the VM have a static IP address. I tried to change /etc/network/interfaces combining some of the examples available to ...
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Hidden Interface configuration?

During installation of Ubuntu server 13.04, I configured the primary ethernet interface. This interface is visible in the /etc/network/interfaces file. The system has two additional interfaces which ...
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Why is Unity a “slow” desktop environment?

Background First of all, this is not a question about opinions. I am assuming that we are talking about Unity 3D and on a computer with decent graphics configuration. By "desktop environment", I am ...
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Upload more than one file using the Web interface

Where I work I cannot install the Ubuntu One client in Windows (you need adminstrator rights). But using the web interface, you have to select one file at a time, so if you want to upload 100 small ...
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How to make changes in the Ubuntu interface? [duplicate]

Suppose I want to make a change I want to change the interfaces ( battery status bar time display and username) to the left side So how can we edit them. How are they programmed? What programming ...
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Knowing the interface of ubuntu and editing them

Where are the files for the desktop or the interface that appears on the screen stored? And how can we edit them. How are they programmed? What programming language is used to built the interfaces?
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Leap motion technology

Does ubuntu support Leap Motion Technology: https://www.leapmotion.com/? I think it's the best alternative to future UI. It's accurate by 1/100mm, better thank kinect.
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How to set an Application pop-up in every boot? [duplicate]

I supposed that this is one of these very easy things but I really could not find it via google. so I decided to ask here Anyway the app is Xpad which is a very "simple" simple sticky note software ...
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12.04 Unity - Windows Consistently Jump Behind Main Menu Bar

I have run a clean install of Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and installed all the latest updates, and have not made any alterations to the interface. However I am presented with a persistent problem: When using ...
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time of bringing up or down an interface

How can I write the time, in the following format [dd-mm-yy/hh:mm:ss] in a file when a interface was brought up or down? I want to store data like this, [12-12-12/10:21:00] interface UP ...
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Ubuntu does not work

I have windows7, I download Ubuntu and then installed it from windows. The installation completed successfully within approximately 2 hours. I restarted my PC and selected Ubuntu rather than windows7, ...
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Ubuntu is booting into terminal instead of GUI Interface [duplicate]

I recently upgraded my computer to Ubuntu 12.04 from 10.04 and it started messing up, as in, freezing up on certain programs and then randomly logging out and going to the log-in screen. I've done ...
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Network bridging and routing

i have a isp. and i have ubuntu server 12.4 with three nic. here eth0 ip is 10.10.10.15 with the gateway 10.10.10.1, eth1 ip is 10.0.0.20 with the gateway 10.0.0.1 and last eth2 my local lan ip ...
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Virtualbox bridged adapter - only one network interface listed in /etc/network/interfaces

I've been trying to configure another version of linux in virtualbox, and I want to connect it to my network using the bridged adapter option by bridging it to my wifi. Its been taking me a while to ...
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which file is explorer.exe equivalent in ubuntu .?

On disabling explorer.exe file in windows, we disable the click events as well as the desktop icons and all other interface facilities are disabled. Is there any file in ubuntu which disables these ...
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Guitar rig and m-audio FT 2 recording and play guitar

Is it possible to use the m-audio fast track 2 without delay? Will it work?Thanks.
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GNU/Linux interactive table content GUI editor?

I often find myself in the need to gather data (say from the internet), into a table, for comparison reasons. I usually need the final table output in HTML or MediaWiki mostly, but often times also ...
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Configure Akai MPK 61 on LMMS

Does anybody know how to configure an Akai Mpk (Keyboard Controller) with Lmms ? At the begining i thought, it will be automatic, because it is USB MIDI-class compliant, what means: 'no nedd of 3rd ...
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SLIP interface doesn't send datagrams to upper layers

I'm testing an IPv6 stack implementation for embedded systems. My embedded plaform is connected to an Ubuntu 13.04 machine through RS232 over USB. To test the stack, I'm trying to ping the platform ...
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How To Connect Quassel via ppp Network Interface While Chromium via wlan at Same Time?

I have 2 different network interfaces at same time (wlan and ppp). But the wlan (public wifi hotspot) always blocks IRC port. So I can not use my Quassel when connected in wlan. Then I want: My ...
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How to make Ubuntu Server fit into a VMware window?

I installed Ubuntu Server edition in VMware 7.0.1. I am using latest version of Ubuntu. Ubuntu is not filling into complete VMware window. How can I fix this?