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How to make Klipper work on Ubuntu 12.04

How to make Klipper work on Ubuntu 12.04 ? I was using klipper a lot. But it is not working on ubuntu 12.04 . It shows the Klipper icon but nothing will appear if I click on it or nothing will happen ...
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How fix broken KDE?

After I updated my Nvidia-319 to Nvidia-331 KDE got broken . taskbar became black and minimize and maximize doesn't work . Even Konsole doesn't work . I reinstalled Nvidia but nothin has changed . How ...
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QT 4 update, removing lots of libs

I get a message from Muon update module aksing to update QT 4. Thats fine, but it also want to remove LOTS of libs and programs (incl spotify, ksystemlog, krdc, krfb, kdepim-runtim, userconfig and ...
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auto unmute on sleep

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 (with KDE) on a HP 6730b laptop. Whenever my sound is muted and i suspend the computer, it auto-unmutes and plays the exit sound. This is very annoying since I'm in a silent ...
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How to uninstall Kubuntu Plasma Desktop/Netbook system installed with Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Unity

I installed KDE on Unity a few days ago to try. Decided to use only Unity after so I uninstalled it with Ubuntu software center. The problem is that I still have the startup and shutdown screens from ...
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Ubuntu boots in CLI after KDE uninstall

I installed KDE to see if it's better than Unity. I didn't like it, so I uninstalled it, but now, when I boot in Ubuntu, it just goes to command line, asking for a user and password. How can I get it ...
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how to install kde connect on ubuntu 12.04?

kde connect is a new app aims to connect android phone and ubuntu/kubuntu and having lots of features. the steps involved in installing this piece of software in ubuntu 12.04 is shown in this ...
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Kernel freezes with nvidia optimus and bumblebee on 12.04

I have a Sony VAIO with Intel i7-3520M and NVIDIA Corporation GK107M [GeForce GT 640M LE]. I installed bumblebee and nvidia drivers. They work almost fine, but the system freezes like in a kernel ...
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How do I programmatically change user's default appearance settings in KDE?

I have changed my window decoration + cursor theme in kubuntu for one user. I was wondering how I would make it the default window decoration + cursor theme for new users. I tried copying ~/.kde ...
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284 views

Do I need a graphics card driver for Linux?

I am using Linux with a KDE desktop environment and the following hardware configuration: • Intel Core i7 3.4GHhz 4770k • MSI Z87 MPower motherboard • MSI GeForce GTX760 2GB DDR5 graphics card • 1TB ...
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Unable to remove KDE Plasma Workspace login

I installed ubuntu 12.0.4 recently and then on top of it tried installing KDE plasma workspace. I now want to get rid of KDE plasma workspace and have ran all commands available on forum and most ...
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Libreoffice crashes when saving document (tried deleting profile dir)

I have an .ots template file at the directory: /home/peter/Documents/Business_from_2005/Security_Web/ which was changed earlier today, from: /home/peter/Documents/Business from 2005/Security Web/ ...
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Software Properties KDE is not opening after installation!

though I install Software Properties KDE its not opening and showing an message, Please run this software with administrative rights. To do so, run this program with kdesudo. Even though I am the ...
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extension “GLX” missing on display “:0”, raden, 12.04 KDE

At some point my OpenGL stopped working in Kubuntu 12.04. "glxinfo" reports Xlib: extension "GLX" missing on display ":0". I know it worked previously since I was using before, even developing for it, ...
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Kubuntu 12.04 is stuck in a login loop

I have an Acer Aspire 5830TG laptop dual booting with Windows 7 and Kubuntu 12.04. I was trying to install some packages, and while doing so I got the following error message: Could not get lock ...
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After installing KDE desktop only KDE login

I installed KDE via the sudo apt-get install kde-plasm-desktop command (I wanted less packages than installing the Kubuntu-desktop would give me) and now I get the KDE (or is it Kubuntu?) login ...
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KDE randomly locks screen

I have Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and I installed the KDE desktop via the sudo apt-get install kde-plasma-desktop command (I wanted less stuff than the sudo apt-get install kubuntu-desktop command would ...
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Can I resize the K-menu in Kubuntu?

I have a question about the K-menu in Kubuntu. How can I resize it vertically so it makes better use of my screen estate? Alternatively, can I set it to use two columns, or smaller symbols such ...
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How to get Openbox as kde's window manager

I successfully installed Openbox on my laptop running Kubuntu 12.04 but when I login using the kde/openbox session, the desktop icons of kde, show me an "open with ?" pop up, while the kmenu is almost ...
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How to fix Video tearing with KDE and ati drivers?

I have Ubuntu 12.04.02 x64 and KDE 4.10.00. I'm having a little video tearing while playing ANY video (HD mkv, avi, etc.). it happens with vlc latest version and with default Ubuntu video player and ...
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Compiz KDE Ubuntu 12.04 can't input text to programs and unable to move windows sometimes

Well i finally managed to install KDE with Compiz on Ubuntu 12.04. Now i have only a few problems left the biggest problem is that i can not input text into the KDE start menu.. it does popup ...
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Kubuntu 12.04, KDE 4.10, screen edges selectively working

I'm running Kubuntu 12.04 with KDE 4.10 PPA. I have this setup on both my laptop and desktop. On my desktop, everything works fine. I have a 2nd monitor on the right (Nvidia GT440) and there's no ...
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How to install KDE 4.10 on Precise from repos?

I want to install new KDE 4.10 on Ubuntu 12.04. Can I install it from any repository and without kubuntu-desktop package? I want clean, fresh KDE without Kubuntu modifications. Thanks in advance.
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KDE Plasma-styled menu and UI in unity [problem]

i don't know what i've done, why it happened but although i'm running ubuntu 12.04 with unity, but in some applications(libre office, gimp, chromium, compiz config manager,...) UI and menus are just ...
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How to Remove KDE Login Screen?

I accidentally installed KDE on my Ubuntu 12.04 Machine the other day, to find I really don't have a liking for it. I runned a apt-get command to remove the kde-full package, but programs like ...
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443 views

GTK native version of Amarok

Does anybody know of a version of Amarok written in GTK ? This is my fave music player but if I install using apt-get I have to install 200mb of KDE dependencies. I saw a Windows beta version so ...
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Problem installing KDE In 12.04

After a sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get upgrade and putting the command sudo apt-get install kubuntu-desktop in the terminal to install KDE I get this: The following packages have ...
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453 views

is ubuntu unity compatible with kde (ubuntu 12.04) ?

^^ because I want to try KDE and am using unity launcher for lots of apps and don't want to make loads of short-cuts.
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1answer
95 views

Kde not removed?

I have been used ubuntu 12.04 whit KDE, before I upgraded to 12.10 i removed KDE. Now some programs, icons and buttons still have the KDE skin while i'm using UNITY? How can i fix this? PS: i know ...
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172 views

Gedit's save empty file dialog I never opened

Every time you open a text file in the file manager (Dolphin) it automatically open a blank document at the same time. The problem with that is that when i close the file it then asks to save the ...
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1answer
912 views

Upgrading Ubuntu + KDE desktop from 12.04 to 12.10

I installed Ubuntu (not Kubuntu) 12.04 LTS, and afterwards switched desktop from Unity to KDE. I have two related questions: If I upgrade to 12.10 using the updater, would it delete the KDE? And if ...
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271 views

how to clear Kubuntu notifications

Hi i have got KDE as my DE , everything is good . but i am getting problem with notifications that are appearing with bottom right corner . I haven't found any way to clear them all with one-click , ...
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Install themes on kubuntu

I just installed the package kubuntu-desktop and i found some really good themes online: http://kubuntu-art.org/content/show.php/Ice+cream+Theme+%28QtCurve%2CEmerald%2CChrome%29?content=151493 ...
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How to install Trinity on 12.04?

I want to install Trinity (the fork of KDE 3.x) on Ubuntu 12.04. I tried adding the PPA and doing sudo apt-get install kubuntu-default-settings-trinity kubuntu-desktop-trinity, but I got an error: ...
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Can't unset window shortcut

I somehow set konsole to activate an open instance using Ctrl+Shift+T which also happens to be browsers default re-open closed tab shortcut. I want to unset this window shortcut on console but I ...
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Remove KILE and other KDE dependencies

I am using Ubuntu 12.04. I found my root directory full so thought to free up some space. In this regard I opt for removing KILE. But the base package KILE is only 4.4 MB. How can I remove its ...
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758 views

Is it risky to install KDE on Ubuntu alongside Unity and Gnome?

The last time I installed KDE and Gnome on the same OS (Opensuse 12.1), GDM and KDM started conflicting and they both stopped working properly and I was plagued with applications from both ...
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239 views

How to enable arrow keys in Kubuntu application launcher 12.04?

I just switched from Kubuntu 11.10 to 12.04 and noticed that the application launcher is not behaving exactly the same. In 11.10 I open the launcher with a keybinding, write the first letters of ...
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Desktop integration with file manager

I use KDE as my primary desktop environment. I also have GNOME and Xfce installed along side. As a result (I think), different applications use different file manager for desktop integration. Dropbox ...
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Fix missing KDE oxygen icons on Ubuntu 12.04

I've upgraded from Ubuntu 11.10 to 12.04 and used the KDE human theme in 11.10. After upgrade I switched back to oxygen-icon-theme and many KDE icons are still missing. I've already tried to ...
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217 views

Synchronize KMail and KOrganizer with my Google data

Is there a way to synchronize KMail and KOrganizer with my Google data?
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1answer
58 views

Source code for Layout Based Switcher in KDE?

I want to take a look at the source code for the Layout Based Switcher. I know how to use apt-get source <packagename> to pull source, my problem is kde has an awful lot of packages, and I'm not ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 and KDE, graphical temperature monitor for GPU

I have ubuntu 12.04 and KDE. I already installed "lm-sensors", "hardware sensors indicator" and "Psensors" but none works well for me. I also know a couple of commands to find gpu temperature on ...
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1answer
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Cannot find network connection in KDE

I used network connection to connect to Internet (Dongle) which automatically detect my device in GNOME but when I Log off to KDE I cannot find networking connection and I cannot connect to Internet, ...
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1answer
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Install KDE 4.9 Plasma Netbook on 12.04

I'm curious about KDE 4.9, and I've seen that there's a desktop specially created for netbooks called Plasma Netbook or something like that so I wanted to try it out. Is there any way? I have ...
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1answer
2k views

KDE and Gnome option at Booting

Can I have selection menu of KDE and Gnome at log-on enabling to select which environment I want to boot into in Ubuntu 12.04
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578 views

Ubuntu 12.04, Intel Centrino 1030 Wireless-N 1030 not able to connect to wireless

I saw several similar threads, but none really does it... I have 12.04 precise x64 installed and things worked great for some 10 days. Then it all stopped - I wasn't able to connect any more. Even ...
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1answer
255 views

KDE desktop without dolphin file manager

It is possible to install KDE4 with plasma and effects, but without default applications like Dolphin? I already have XFCE with all useful applications.
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Black screen after instalation of KDE Desktop

I am using Ubuntu 12.04. I have installed KDE-plasma-netbook for testing, but when i have selected that session from login screen, i hear the login sound but i got nothing on the desktop (screen). ...
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Synaptic package manager has stopped working in Ubuntu 12.04 Unity

Synaptic package manager was working in my Ubuntu 12.04 installation under Unity, but it recently stopped working for no apparent reason. It does work when I switch to KDE. Suggestions?