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An applet that provides various options for improving power management on laptops.

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Unable to locate package jupiter

I'm trying to install jupiter to maintain the heat in my laptop. However, when I use the following: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:webupd8team/jupiter sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install jupiter ...
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ASUS 1005PE runs hotter and drains the battery quicker since installing 14.04

Since migrating to 14.04, my ASUS Eee PC 1005PE laptop runs very hot and the battery seems to drain faster. I believe it may be attributable to the loss of the Jupiter application that replicated the ...
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How to install Jupiter on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS? [duplicate]

I have made some research how to install Jupiter on Ubuntu 14.04: In therory: download the program (noarch.rpm) from sourceforge convert .rpm into .deb, by using alien program; add missing jupiter ...
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Problem with deb installation alien converter

I tried to install unsupported jupiter on Ubuntu 14.04, I got the jupiter-0.1.7-1.noarch.rpm from sourceforge and converted to deb with: sudo alien -k jupiter-0.1.7-1.noarch.rpm then alien ...
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How can I prevent Jupiter from disabling my touchpad?

I recently installed Jupiter 0. 1. 9. I think it is disabling it. How can I prevent Jupiter from disabling my touchpad? I've uninstalled Jupiter and it is working fine. I want to use Jupiter, but at ...
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Jupiter 0.1.9 is disabling my touchpad automatically when ubuntu starts. How to fix this?

I need to manually press Fn+F3 twice to disable and then re-enable the touchpad. I do it every time I start Ubuntu. How can I fix this? Thanks
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How to install Jupiter on Ubuntu 12.04 [duplicate]

I am currently running 12.04 and I can't get Jupiter to install on my computer. These are the commands I am running to install it: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:webupd8team/jupiter sudo apt-get update ...
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What can I use (instead of jupiter) to control the Super Hybrid Engine on my eeepc 1015T

I'm running Saucy on my EEEpc. For a while there was this great tool called jupiter which handled a lot of the power management and CPU scaling on eeepcs. Unfortunately, the tool went out of ...
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Howto run jupiter script as superuser in lubuntu-rc.xml?

I'm trying to bind to my asus eee hotkeys couple of jupiter functions to work as on Windows. The problem is that I have to run those as superuser. Under terminal scripts are working fine so I put in ...
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Jupiter in Ubuntu 13.10 (Laptop Overheating)

I was wondering if Jupiter (Interface for display, power and device control) will work in Ubuntu 13.10, because my laptop (Toshiba Satellite C855D, AMD A6-4400M with Radeon HD Graphics running Ubuntu ...
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How to get Jupiter in Ubuntu Gnome [duplicate]

So I switched from ubuntu to gnomebuntu today, and proceeded to try and install all the apps that I had found invaluable with ubuntu. I have run into a road block with jupiter, and was wondering if ...
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Problems with temperature after 13.04 update! [duplicate]

Until the 13.04 update I was using the 12.10 version of Ubuntu, (I have a HP pavilion notebook, 6 GB RAM, i5, ati radeon hd series, ubuntu 64 bit), and I was having no problems with temperature ...
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How can one disable Wi-Fi power management when using Jupiter?

Background and Problem My laptop (Lenovo ThinkPad X131e 3372-2VU, running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS) freezes when Ubuntu tries to manage the wireless interface's power. I had to manually disable wireless ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 overheats and fan runs high

I have the problem with my fan constantly and hot CPU. I have a Dell Inspirion 15r special edition. I followed the instructions to load Jupiter to solve this but when I enter: sudo ...
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High CPU temperature and Fan speed in ubuntu 12.04 [duplicate]

I am using 12.04 LTS version of ubuntu. In which I am getting High CPU temperature and fan speed from beginning of the system. Temperature remain > 62°C. I am using jupitar but it's not helping in ...
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How to clear jupiter's notification?

I used an external display some time before. After that there is a notification of 'New Resolution' everytime the startup of my xfce. Look like this: This is really annoying, so I want to know how ...
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Xfce: some notifications not disappearing

Some of my notifications on XFCE are not disapearing (especially those from jupiter) automatically. Timeout is set to 5 seconds and I can manually close them. What's happening? I'm using Xubuntu ...
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Jupiter seems to break multimonitor setup

If Jupiter is in the startup my multimonitor setup will fail. Instead of two separate desktops the monitors will be mirrored, one over the other with the smaller notebook-desktop in the larger screen: ...
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Can i install “jupiter-support-eee” package on non eee laptop?

I have installed "Jupiter" on my Sony VAIO VPCZ2 laptop. it is very useful for me. I want to know what is the functionality of "jupiter-support-eee" package? is it only for eee netbook? can i install ...
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Is there any equivalent for Jupiter for Kubuntu?

I am looking for a software like Jupiter for my Kubuntu 12.04 to reduce my battery usage. I want to know, Is there any equivalent for Jupiter for Kubuntu ? or how can i run Jupiter on Kubuntu? ...
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Samsung 530U overheating

I've recently installed Ubuntu Precise 12.04 LTS alongside with MS Windows 7 on my notebook Samsung 530U. I'm using both via dual-boot mode. I've no heating problem with MS Win 7 and the fan speed is ...
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How to extract archives to file system in terminal?

I installed jupiter and I use the radiance theme so the icon doesnt look right, so I found this answer on how to change it How can I change the icon for Jupiter?. It mentions needing superuser access ...
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Jupiter applet default setting

I would like to start Jupiter in Power saving mode but it always start in Max performance mode. I dopnt have a laptop.Im running it on an assembled desktop. Any way to do it? Edit for ...
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Jupiter temperature units preference?

I'm using Jupiter to manage my CPU speed. Is there a place to change it to display the core temp in Fahrenheit? I can't find the config file.
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Revert screen settings on changed by Jupiter

I am using Ubuntu 11.10 and used Jupiter for Betty performance. I have selected "Video displays" to External display only with my Account. My display gone just a black screen. How can I recover my ...
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How can I change the icon for Jupiter?

I installed Jupiter to try to improve my laptop's performance, and it's doing rather well :D However, I use the Radiance theme (white windows, white topbar, black indicator applets etc.) and Jupiter ...
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worth installing Jupiter on Acer Apire Revo?

Would it be worth installing Jupiter (power and device control) on my Acer Aspire Revo net-top ? Would it help my system any or make a difference ?
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unity-panel apps running in the background

i noticed that some of my apps are in the background in unity-panel. the apps are vmware-workstation,jupiter, empathy this is what i mean as you can see on the left some of my apps are running but ...
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Maximum 5 minute battery life with Ubuntu 11.10 on HP laptop

I apologise if this question is too similar to the numerous others already asked, but it seems that my difference in battery life is significantly more noticeable than others that have been reported. ...
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Dell and Jupiter are they compatible? [closed]

I have installed Jupiter on my Dell Inspiron 1520 with Ubuntu 10.04 but I am not able to choose the mode, I don't have the line "performance mode". How can that be? Thank you!
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Does Jupiter really improve battery power?

I installed Jupiter on Ubuntu 11.10 and set the preference mode to "Power Saver" but haven't seen any noticeable difference. Does it really do what it claims?
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HDMI signal interrputs after 10 minutes plugged in a TV

Ubuntu 11.10, Dell Inspiron N4050, VLC, Jupiter I'm trying to watch movies through HDMI output on a TV, with VLC, with the notebook unplugged from AC (but with enough battery for 2-3 hours of use), ...
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Is there a non-mono alternative to power saving tool Jupiter? [duplicate]

I'd like a power saving tool similar to Jupiter but without all the mono dependencies. Does it exist?
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How to fix Jupiter autostart?

I accidentally delete the option for jupiter applet from Startup Applications. How can I fix it?
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How do I clear all gnome shell notifications?

I use Jupiter as a power manager. Now I get a good number of notifications from it. I do not have problem with the fact that I get all these notifications. I do however, want to be able to clear all ...
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Two battery icons after installing “Jupiter” applet, but only in one account

I have three accounts set up on my netbook, and the Jupiter applet installed to help with battery life. However, on my main account (my account) the Jupiter applet has a battery indicator next to it, ...
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Where do I file bugs for Jupiter applet?

I've downloaded the Juputer power management tool via PPA, and I want to file a bug for it regarding its integration with the unity-panel. Where do I file this? There doesn't appear to be a page under ...
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How do I change resolution without screen in Jupiter applet?

I have a problem. Screen broke on my netbook, so I decided to connect it to TV. The first thing I did was changing screen resolution with Jupiter Applet to too large, so TV switch off and didn't show ...
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How does Jupiter work

Jupiter is a powersaving applet, which can switch between maximum power, high power and save power. Definitely it does more than just setting the CPU speed, as the recommendations of powertop change ...