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Kubuntu 14.04 - No Screen resolution changer?

I just installed a fresh new kubuntu 14.04 on an intel nuc and everything works fine, but I can't find an option to change the screen resolution. When I go to Settings -> Display I get the following ...
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How can I get Ubuntu 14.04 back to pure Unity? [duplicate]

I installed kubuntu-desktop and that can't be removed, since it is a metapackage. All of the commands I have seen do not work, including ones that use aptitude and ones that simply state the packages ...
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Install on Dell E6430 hangs

I'm trying to install kubuntu 14.04 on a Dell latitude E6430. I've tried both install from usb and from dvd. The different attempts result in a little different behaviour, but most of the time, I ...
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Kubuntu 14.04 install crashes when reaching GRUB

I've been trying to install Kubuntu 14.04 on my desktop PC alongside my Windows 7 (I want to make a dual boot system), but the istallation always crashes at the point when the installer tries to set ...
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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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Firefox + Okular as “embedded” pdf viewer with Mozplugger : unable to search into the pdf

I am rather fan of okular software to view pdf. So that I am using it as embeded pdf viewer in to firefox web browser. I prefer it over the default pdf viewer of Firefox and Adobe Reader. However, ...
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How to force XnView to use QtCurve widget style?

I have installed XnView MP from http://ppa.launchpad.net/dhor/myway/ubuntu I cannot make it to use QtCurve as all my other Qt/KDE applications: This doesn't help: xnview -style qtcurve
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Install libgluezilla & create .desktop in Kubuntu 14.04

First question : How to install libgluezilla? I have installed Wine and try to run an .exe , but it says 'libgluezilla not found. To have webbrowser support, you need libgluezilla installed'. Then, I ...
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laptop hangs and dies with following crash log. [closed]

May 11 10:48:50 gyanu-SVT13135CXS kernel: [ 87.533282] usb 3-1: New USB device strings: Mfr=1, Product=2, SerialNumber=0 May 11 10:48:50 gyanu-SVT13135CXS kernel: [ 87.533284] usb 3-1: Product: ...
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Ubuntu unity error after kubuntu-desktop

After installing kubuntu-desktop, when I log into a default unity session there are some minor cosmetic errors. The drop down menus (File, Edit, etc) have black words on the black menu and the ...
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How do I restore Dolphin instead of Gwenview as default file manager

In the 2 years or so I have used Kubuntu 12.04, Dolphin has been my default file manager and Gwenview my default image viewer. Gwenview can also double up as a file manager, which can be useful when ...
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Time format of Kubuntu 14.04 is in Khmer

I've just install Kubuntu 14.04 on my MacBook pro mid 2010. But the problem is even though i set the language in Local (system settings), the time format is still wrong. It also effects Skype ...
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Cannot connect to Internet but Ethernet is connected

Due to the retirement of Windows XP, I decided to try Kubuntu. I installed it on a Lenovo T61 laptop alongside XP. The Ethernet Controller is Intel Corp 82566Mm Gigabit Network Connection. The ...
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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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Ap-hotspot not creating in Kubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

I installed ap-hotspot in kubuntu 13.10 and it was working but then I upgraded my os to 14.04 and then it stopped working. I tried everything I removed the ap-hotspot completely and then again started ...
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Problem while installing kubuntu dual boot with windows 7

I want to install Kubuntu dual boot on my Windows 7 laptop. Now I'm familiar with dual boot with Ubuntu but the problem either of Windows 7 or Kubuntu won't. Here are the partitions I made: 200 GB ...
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Upgrading the Kubuntu [duplicate]

Dear Friends is there any command line to upgrade from kubuntu 13.10 to kubuntu 14.04. If yes then please help.
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High pitched sound by HDMI on Kubuntu 14.04

This is the result of ALSA Information Script. http://paste.debian.net/plainh/4cc082fc I have the same issue as seen in the following thread: http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2185474 Does ...
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LuckyBackup for Kubuntu 14.04?

I am new to Linux and therefore Kubuntu 14.04. I loaded 14.04 successfully and now want to use it to back up files from a Linux based (DLINK) NAS drive. This would be a remote drive to the new Kubuntu ...
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Switch from Ubuntu to Kubuntu — 14.04

What is the command to remove all Ubuntu apps from a Kubuntu desktop, and vice versa, in Ubuntu 14.04? I want to keep the new Unity Locker, but remove everything else :)
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Unable to start kde

Rebooting my laptop after a few days of uptime (so I don't know what could have triggered the issue) I have found that I am unable to login from lightdm. My password is accepted and the fields ...
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Lost the ability to login to unity

I installed the full kubuntu-desktop then removed kubuntu default greeter and then boom I can't find the list of desktops to choose from when logging into the system and had to login in to kubuntu ...
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notify-send can't display popups

I have a problem with notify-send. It's clearly visible that it tries to show the popups, but they only come up about 20 pixels at the bottom of the screen. Then when it times out I see the whole ...
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KDE Open recently closed application

How do I open application, that I have recently closed in Kubuntu ? UPD It would be great to have keyboard shortcut for this action. UPD2 I mean reopen last closed application, similar to ...
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how to fix locale error

I just did a fresh install of ubuntu using debootstrap. When I do sudo aptitude upgrade, I get this error message: perl: warning: Setting locale failed. perl: warning: Please check that your locale ...
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System Hangs After Sleep

I am new to the Linux world. I have a Asus Eee PC 1000HA with a 256Gb OCZ Agility4 SSD. I loaded the newest version of Kubuntu Linux 3.13.0-24-generic KDE SC Version 4.12.97. Whenever the system goes ...
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ubuntu kubuntu mixed desktop

I have the Kubunntu desktop Running and added the Ubuntu Desktop because i Like Unity more. My Problem is that some how Icons in Ubuntu Unity showed up from kubuntu. I have these in Ubuntu: ...
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How to set font for GTK applications on Kubuntu 14.04?

I am trying to use the same font in Kubuntu 14.04 both for native KDE apps and for GTK apps. If I use the GTK entry on System Preferences to set up the font, I see the following problems: 1: Only ...
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No wireless or wired internet after installing kubuntu-desktop on 14.04

I installed the kubuntu-desktop package on a normal Ubuntu install, but beforehand set up a TimeShift snapshot in case I wanted to undo the install. I logged into kubuntu but it was unable to connect ...
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Problem with fonts on Kubuntu 14.04 and FF29

yesterday I updated my machine to Kubuntu 14.04 and Firefox to version 29. Now, I have an issue with some fonts, specially on rendering inputs. The font is noticeable bolder and bigger than before, ...
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Shutdown Hangs for 5 Minutes on Kubuntu 14.04

I've had persistent problems with a 5 minute hang at shutdown for the last three versions of Kubuntu (13.04, 13.10, and now 14.04). I suspect this is not a KDE-specific problem. Recently, I performed ...
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Wireless not working on Kubuntu 14.04 Qualcomm Atheros AR9485

(I apologize if I make some mistakes in this article, I'm French so English is not my mother tongue). I'm a newbie on Linux stuff and maybe the solution of my problem is obvious but I need your help. ...
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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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How do I disable drivers check after login in Kubuntu 14.04

Every time I login after full system restart I see running process "DriverManager" (can't give full description because it's happen for short amount of time), this is annoying because of high CPU ...
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Qualcom EVDO internet device not working

when i plug usb cdma device following log can be found with dmesg command: [ 647.070249] usb 3-1: New USB device found, idVendor=05c6, idProduct=6000 [ 647.070259] usb 3-1: New USB device strings: ...
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imwheel defunct on dialog popup in front

In Kubuntu 14.04 (KDE 4.13.0), I use imwheel 1.0.0pre12-9 to map the extra thumb-buttons of my LogiTech M510 to some useful keystrokes for certain programs. This works fine, it will start nicely when ...
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Task Bar Clock problems

Hi having problems with the clock in Kubuntu wont remain set at the right time keeps reverting to UK UTC one hour behind everytime I reset and change to manual it just changes as soon as I go ...
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Software Properties will not run

I can't configure repositories and things on my Kubuntu 14.04 LTS system. When I run kdesudo software-properties-kde it asks me for my password then gives this traceback message: Traceback (most ...
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grub 2 fails to boot win 7

I have just installed kubuntu 13.10 on a windows 7 machine but now grub is unable to find the win 7 boot option..:( I have installed and ran boot-repair to generate the diagnostic link. ...
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USB 2 devices do not work on USB 3 port

Different USB 2 and USB devices (Wireless Mouse Transmitter, USB 2 Harddisk, Garmin GPS) do not work on USB3 port. They get power but are not recognised. On the USB 2 port everything works fine. Other ...
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Completely Remove Kubuntu Desktop From Ubuntu 14.04? [duplicate]

I installed "Kubuntu Plasma Desktop/Netbook system" from the ubuntu software system to try it out. I prefer Unity and want to remove Kubuntu. I uninstalled from the Ubuntu software center, but it ...
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A command in kubuntu is not working

Kubuntu 14.04 $ kdesudo anyfile.tx $ kate anyfile.tx works fine It just dose not work returns the $ sign as if I typed nothing.
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Reliance. netconnect on kubuntu

I recently installed kubuntu. 14.04 and. I am not able to use Reliance. netconnect. on it. pls.help how to connect. to internet. using Reliance. netconnect. on kubuntu. 14.04
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KDE does not notice laptop running on battery

After upgrading to Kubuntu 14.04, KDE does not notice that the laptop is running on battery! The battery icon continues to show the 'charging' symbol. But the battery level shown in the icon keeps ...
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Google-chrome tab fonts in Kubuntu look ugly - how to fix?

This is a recurring problem with Kubuntu for me. When I install it on top of a Ubuntu installation (packages kubuntu-desktop or kubuntu-full), I get ugly fonts. Does anyone know how to fix the fonts ...
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Is Ubuntu Missing The Shared WiFi Connection That Kubuntu Comes Preinstalled With?

I just started using Linux a couple of months ago. I started with Lubuntu and later switched to Kubuntu, which seemed nice and all except for its constant slowness. But on Kubuntu, i was able to share ...
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Permission denied error when installing kubuntu using wubi.exe

I am first time installing Kubuntu on my system. I downloaded kubuntu-13.10-desktop-amd64.iso. Kept it at d drive and executed wubi.exe. I selected installation directory as e drive. At the end of ...
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Upgraded to 14.04, now okular dies

I upgraded my KUbuntu system to 14.04, and now when I start it, it opens up a window, then puts the following messages: $ okular ar.drone2_User-guide_UK.pdf Xlib: extension "RANDR" missing on ...
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Not able to see Kate Plugin for Javascript in Kubuntu

I installed Kubuntu 14.04 recently. I had heard about the Javascript related plugins(Pretty JSON specifically) being there in Kate setup. But it does not show up in any of the options. I am not sure ...
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Upgrade from Ubuntu with KDE Desktop to Kubuntu

Two years ago, when the last LTS came, I decided to install KDE (desktop or full, not sure which) on top of my personal installation after the Ubuntu upgrade to 12.04 from 10.04. So, now that 14.04 ...