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Problem upgrading from Kubuntu 12.04.4 to 14.04

Good morning, I have Kubuntu 12.04.4 LTS and would like to upgrade to 14.04 LTS. I tried to follow the instructions at https://help.ubuntu.com/community/TrustyUpgrades/Kubuntu/12.04LTS but after ...
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kbuntu desktop installation language

I have installed Ubuntu 12.04LTS (spanish) and I installed kbuntu-desktop, but the installer make it in English (american), is there any way to use KDE in spanish ?
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will updates harm my Kubuntu install on Mac iBook G4 PPC?

I'm really grateful to those who have made Ubuntu/Kubuntu/Lubuntu possible for the iBook G4! I recently installed Kubuntu to get a little extra productivity out of my old Mac, and it's working well. ...
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change the window resize mouse button for kubuntu-desktop

I am using alt + right click to resize windows. How do I change it to alt + middle click? I am on ubuntu 12.04 using kubuntu-desktop i.e. kde plasma
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Help! Online upgrade from 12.04 to 14.04 stuck

I was trying to upgrade my Lenovo T500 laptop from Kubuntu 12.04 LTS to Kubuntu 14.04 LTS. Fired up the upgrade process, and finally after downloading a zillion packages the upgrade got going, only ...
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neither kubuntu 13.04 nor ubuntu 12.04 can detect network (wired/wireless) activity [duplicate]

Thanks for reading, i have an HP mini 110-1030LA, it had Windows XP, tottaly functional, a little slow but funtional, i decided to install kubuntu saucy (32 bits), everythings seems to be better, the ...
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Problem installing kubuntu desktop in Ubuntu [duplicate]

When I tried to install kubuntu-desktop using the given command, sudo apt-get install kubuntu-desktop sudo the following error appeared. Reading package lists... Error! E: Encountered a section ...
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1answer
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Skype not opening on Kubuntu 12.04

Every time I go to launch Skype it'll make it look like it's loading but then no windows pop up. I think I've installed right because when I search for it the icon will come up. Is there a way to fix ...
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1answer
328 views

Executing C++ program on Geany

I recently installed Kubuntu 12.04 LTS and I'm fairly new to Geany. I've used it on other computers but never installed it myself until now. Now, I have C++ code that I've run on other machines (also ...
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131 views

xoj (Xournal) files handled as gzip despite presence of correct MIME type

So I had to uninstall the ppa version of Xournal and build from source (with a modification). And now .xoj files open automatically with KDE's archive manager Ark, and are identified as being of type ...
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1answer
199 views

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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40 views

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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KoalaWriter - Segmentation fault (core dumped)

I just downloaded the tar.gz file for the "KoalaWriter", a word editor that helps focus on the writing. In the Terminal I went to the folder "KoalaWriter" in my home directory, then did exactly what ...
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How to boot Kubuntu 12.04 LTS for a Laptop without an OS

I am unable to boot my laptop with a Kubuntu boot disk I made. I made sure it I burnt the 64 bit version (My laptop is 64bit) and not the 32 bit. I am using an iMac to burn the disk and My laptop is a ...
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426 views

Kubuntu 12.04 D-BUS not starting on login

I have no idea why, but when I tried to login this morning a window popped up while in splash screen "Could not start D-Bus. Can you call qdbus?" which when clicked returned me to kdm. I have ...
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Cannot Get XBOX Controller Working

I run Kubuntu 12.04.3 64bit LTS on a DELL Inspiron 1420 laptop. I have installed the xboxdrv respo AND followed everything i can find. But unlike all other problems related to this Kubuntu Deos Not ...
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1answer
492 views

How can I get netflix-desktop to remember window settings (or at least not start in full screen)

This is a fairly petty thing. I have installed netflix-desktop and it runs well. I would just like it to remember the window settings from my last session or, failing that, not start in full screen. I ...
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43 views

Kubuntu installer fails while booting from usb-stick

Problem: While I tried to install kubuntu from usb-stick it gives me a black screen. Not totally, it displays one character, a dash. It's preflashing. By the way, before there's a black screen it ...
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1answer
2k views

efidisk read error

I am really desperate now. I had to reinstall my system on Friday. Instead of Ubuntu 12.04 with Unity I chose Kubuntu 12.04. Installation was smooth but with booting I got efidisk read error. System ...
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How to install cedarview driver in Kubuntu 12.04 LTS?

I am running Kubuntu 12.04 LTS on Asus 1225 which uses a cedarview Intel graphics. I've found documentation online explaining the following steps: activate multiverse repositories sudo apt-get -y ...
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1answer
541 views

root password not recognized

I got kubuntu 12.04 on my laptop, but everytime I try t update, install or something like that it does not recoginze my password, here is what the konsole says... ernesto@neto-desktop:~$ sudo ...
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1answer
142 views

What is KDE's relationship to the graphic's drivers? Can someone explain how it works?

Today at school I was working with a laptop with kubuntu installed. I wanted to get a second monitor working. It was not recognized (it's an older 4:3 VGA flatscreen monitor) so I figured there was ...
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Kubuntu 12.04 Developed Issues at Boot [closed]

I was running Kubuntu 12.04 on an HP Elitebook 8540p with 8GB RAM and Nvidia GPU This was installed on a external Western Digital My Passport 500GB No issues were encountered and the system operated ...
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284 views

Kubuntu 12.04 CD/DVD drive no longer recognized

Dear potential helpers, I have the following problem on a circa-2008 Asus Laptop with Kubuntu 12.04.3 (3.2.0-39-generic-pae): After months of working fine, the CD/DVD drive is no longer recognized. ...
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kubuntu 13.04 is supported in acer 3680 model?

I am now using ubuntu 12.04 lts in my acer 3680 model system. i want to change from ubnutu to kubuntu environment. but I tried with the usb bootable format.but it shows as boot error. is its not ...
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Kubuntu dist-upgrade

I'm running Kubuntu 12.04.3...today I've updated kde to the latest version (from 4.10.5 to 4.11.1),without any problem... But it looks like that all applications that should have been updated too show ...
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107 views

Kubuntu 12.04 LTS DVD: apt-get not finding the DVD after initial installation, cant install packages

I'm trying to install using the Kubuntu 12.04 LTS DVD. After installation, and without touching anything in /etc/apt/. My system is disconnected from the Internet, so the DVD is my only source for ...
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1answer
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How to install VirtualBox on Kubuntu 12.04 with lts-raring hardware enablement stack?

I'm running Kubuntu 12.04 with the lts-raring hardware enablement stack. When I first installed the lts-raring hardware enablement stack I had problems with virtualbox but I resolved those (see ...
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1answer
231 views

Cannot install Epson WF-2010 on Ubuntu 12.04

I'm unable to get a WF-2010 printer working with Kubuntu 12.04 (using the KDE printer settings). I've downloaded the amd64 drivers from Epson and installed them with dpkg. However, nothing much ...
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1answer
339 views

lowering CPU load average, Kubuntu 12.04

I've got a question about lowering CPU loads, if I understand correctly when I issue the 'uptime' command I get 3 values representing 5, 10 and 15 minutes of average CPU load. My current stats are ...
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1answer
118 views

Kubuntu white stripes Ubuntu 12.04

I made a clean installation of Ubuntu 12.04 and added the Kubuntu desktop. Now I have white stripes at the bottom of the desktop (in the task bar) they are paired and in a regular distance to each ...
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1answer
79 views

Has support for non-UEFI/non-I386 been dropped?

I attempted to install the 13.04 distribution using the AMD iso, since my system uses an AMD64 cpu architecture. After numerous attempts, all failing with "Grub Installation Failed.", I gave up. ...
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1answer
351 views

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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1answer
188 views

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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1answer
3k views

How can I troubleshoot why Ubuntu keeps crashing on my laptop?

I have a one year old Acer Aspire 4752G netbook running Kubuntu 12.04 LTS with all the latest distribution updates installed. It was previously running great until about a week ago when it suddenly ...
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1answer
120 views

Dolphin file manager stops working after mounted samba server was turned off (unexpected action?)

I had mounted my samba share by editing file /etc/fstab It works, I can use resources on remote system as well as on my hdd. However, if I turn off my samba server, dolphin (as I noticed) stops ...
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How to Disable KDE Wallet and have “remember password” working

When I log into my system I have a KDE Wallet password dialog. When I disable it, some passwords as wifi or FTP accounts don't work any more, and the main problem - I dont have "remember password" any ...
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Airdroid and Kubuntu via Hotspot [duplicate]

I would like to connect my Samsung Galaxy with Android using Airdroid to my Kubuntun 12.04 on a Dell 1510. I do not use a WiFi at home, but a G3 SIM on my laptop. However I have seen I could create a ...
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1answer
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Install gnome desktop in kubuntu

I am trying to install gnome desktop from kubuntu. So I did this : sudo apt-get install ubuntu-desktop It ran well but now I am getting this error: sudeep@sudeep:~$ sudo apt-get install ...
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Cannot login after changing password in Kubuntu via System Settings [duplicate]

I just changed my password in Kubuntu 12.04, via the Systems Settings dialog. After this I was able to "sudo su" and work on some other unrelated tasks. After restarting the computer, I can no longer ...
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321 views

apt-get broken on kubuntu 12.04

I just wanted to add my little stone, so I tried to do an install of "wine" on a Kubuntu installed on my laptop (amd64 quad proc, 12.04, strictly and regularly updated and maintained) which leads ...
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Kubuntu 12.04: nvidia-settings shows both of my screens as 'disabled'

When I start nvidia-settings, it says that both of my displays are disabled. Except that I'm typing this using display 0. When I try to enable display 0, it says Separate X Screen (Requires X ...
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1answer
909 views

CD/DVD drive won't eject media - Kubuntu 12.04

I have an older Gateway computer with a CD writer/DVD player installed, and I just started using Kubuntu 12.04. After I insert a CD or DVD, I'm unable to eject it with the button on the drive. It ...
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1answer
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Why can I not connect with wvdial? (Reliance Netconnect + issue with Kubuntu)

The WVDIAL tutorial is very useful for me, unfortunately I am still not able to connect via wvdial but the other Hybrid connection method was simply Out of the Box. I am getting below error while ...
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1answer
1k views

Why i cannot install homerun launcher?

After install Kubuntu(I forgot how much I've reinstalled the OS),I've installed Homerun launcher many times, but since yesterday evening reinstall i couldnt find a way to install it, no package ...
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Screenkey in Kubuntu 12.04?

I'm trying to run Screenkey in order to screencast a tutorial in which the attendants are to see my key strokes. However, it turns out that although Screencast didn't require any additional ...
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1answer
908 views

How to setup Adhoc between Kubuntu 12.10 to Ubuntu 12.04

So I'm in a temporary situation. If I get the answer later, I still would like to know the answer. I have 2 laptops, laptop 1 is and old pentium m running Ubuntu 12.04 (The last supported OS for it.) ...
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1answer
305 views

How to run x86-32 (IA-32) applications on Kubuntu x86-64 (AMD64)?

There are some applications that are only for i386 version but I have amd64 version. Can I run them on my system? I am using Kubuntu 12.04.1 LTS 64-bit version.
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1answer
438 views

Why can't I send items to Trash even though Trash is empty?

I usually delete files permanently using Shift+Delete. But once I accidentally sent an item to the Trash can using just Delete and got this error: "Trash can touched maximum limit/Empty Trash can ...
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2answers
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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 ...