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Shutdown incomplete when the lid is closed after pressing shutdown

I press shutdown button and if the lid is closed before the shutdown process end, this one resumes after I reopen the lid
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Kubuntu 13.10 - backintime-kde do not start

I have a Kubuntu 13.10 64bit fresh install. I installed backintime and backintime-kde4 When I launch backintime-kde4 it crashes saying: mirto@msb03:~/script$ backintime-kde4 Back In Time Version: ...
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Cannot install Kubuntu 13.10 [duplicate]

I have installed Kubuntu 13.10 using Wubi in Windows 8. It asked for a reboot, after restarting I have selected the Kubuntu boot option. Then the countdown starts (5 seconds) for selecting from the ...
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I have the iso image but wubi again downloading the whole data?

I downloaded the Kubuntu 13.10 via torrent. But when I extracted the data and attempted to install Kubuntu while in Windows, the Wubi connects to the internet and downloads the whole ISO data again, ...
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Amarok 2.8 Installation Error

I decided to try kde desktop and installed it (downloaded kde-full package). Then i wanted to install the latest version of amarok player, added repository sudo add-apt-repository ...
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OS not loading (Kubuntu)

I need a help. My OS (Kubuntu 13.04) not loading. I upload screenshot of this problem (messages on monitor).
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How do I prevent 18 screensaver windows from opening? [closed]

When I login to KDE, ~18 kdeasciiquarium.kss processes run, each in a separate window. That's my screensaver, but why is it starting in a window, and why do 18 of them run? This began happening after ...
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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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can not access host shared folder from kubuntu vm

Kubuntu VM ready; but unfortunately can not access the defined shared folder host system (win7) on VirtualBox. Upon accessing Root>media>sf_ Dolphin gives Error saying "You do not have the ...
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Kubuntu VM FullScreen on Win7 host

Cannot take advantage of my 1280x1024 display to have seamless or fullscreen of kubuntu VM. tried to install guest additions and reboot but still 1024x768.
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OpenGL 4 support in Kubuntu 13.10 with nvidia card

PROBLEM: After installing meta-utils and doing a glxinfo, I get OpenGL version string 3.0. I would like to have support for OpenGL 4.x. I know that I need to update my nvidia driver, but my last ...
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Kubuntu 13.10 boots into grub console

I have made a clean install of Kubuntu 13.10 on my Thinkpad e530, and on the first boot grub was in command line mode. I tried reinstalling, it didn't help. This is the first time I'm using the grub ...
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How do I add a starter for smartgitHG a in kde?

I would like to add a starter for ~/smartgit/bin/smartgithg.sh In the Taskbar (or how is it called?) usually If I have started a program, I can right-click on it and say „Einen Starter für dieses ...
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Which packages are needed for a full kubuntu desktop?

I changed from Xubuntu 13.10 to Kubuntu by installing the package kubuntu-desktop with its dependencies by sudo apt-get install kubuntu-desktop But the system seems to lack some features, I think. ...
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Kubuntu 13.10: Screensaver consumes lots of CPU even after done

After upgrading from Kubuntu 13.04 to 13.10, I'm finding that my screensavers are consuming about 30% of my CPU even after they have stopped. I've noticed this specifically with KDE Asciiquarium and a ...
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How do I know I'm using kubuntu?

I installed Kubuntu image long time ago, and did several release upgrades since that. I have package kubuntu-full installed, and boot into KDE. Currently it looks like I'm using ubuntu: ~: ...
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Should I put Ubuntu, Kubuntu, or Lubuntu on my PowerPC Mac?

I own an iMac G4 computer, and I was wondering which form of Ubuntu would work best? I was going to go with Ubuntu for PPC, but I heard that there wasn't going to be any more OS's ported to PPC and ...
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`qdbus` cannot be called in Kubuntu Saucy

I just booted a fresh Kubuntu 13.10 ISO in a virtual machine and tried to run qdbus and got an error that not a single Qt installation was found: qdbus: could not find a Qt installation of '' The ...
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Cannot shut down from KDE workspace after upgrade to Saucy

Adding to my sequel of things broken after the upgrade: NetworkManager broken after upgrade to Kubuntu Saucy User cannot mount disks after upgrade to Saucy When I select shutdown from the KDE ...
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kubuntu installation problem wubi

I tried to install kubuntu for the first time on win7 (32-bit), then I restarted the computer, and I get this: Try (hd0, 0): NTFS5: No Wubildr Try (hd0, 1): NTFS5: Welcome to GRUB And it stops ...
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User cannot mount disks after upgrade to Saucy

I upgraded to Saucy and I am not able to mount any disks any more, because I am not permitted: I am able to mount the disk with mount, but that is not really a solution ... How can I enable ...
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Offline upgrade to Kubuntu 13.10

I do not have access to reliable internet access at home, but can get access to decent internet now and then. Given that there are no alternate CDs being produced, what's the best way to do an offline ...
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64-bit 13.10 shows 1GB less RAM than 64-bit 13.04 did

Multiple 64-bit versions (Kubuntu, Lubuntu and Xubuntu) once installed on my ThinkPad R60 show 3GB of RAM, not the correct 4GB of RAM. Last week with 13.04, I had 4GB of RAM (which matches the BIOS) ...
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Brightness at 100% since updating from Kubuntu 13.04 to 13.10

since I've updated to Kubuntu 13.10 my brightness level is at 100%. I already googled around and tried different tips, but none of them worked. I've edited /etc/default/grub to ...
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I need to get past my permissions to recover data

Due to some mishaps, I am unable to boot into Kubuntu at all. However, my data is still on the hard drive. I managed to get one of the other two computers to which I have access to read the disk by ...
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Network/ Internet nonnection notifier in KDE workspace tray

After upgrading to 13.10, the default network connection notifier in 13.04 in tray is disappeared. I installed kde-full, it is still disappeared. How can I fix this?
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After install of kubuntu-full, no longer have access to Unity login

I installed Ubuntu 13.10 about a week ago. Just today I went ahead and installed kubuntu-full to get KDE and it's associated programs. I want to keep the Unity login screen though (default when you ...
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Network Manager drops wifi and won't remember password

I just updated my (K)Ubuntu 12.04 certified Asus laptop to Kubuntu 13.10. Now wifi drops at least every 10 minutes, and sometimes several times per minute. It's a wireless-n network with WPA2-PSK. It ...
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Problem displaying panels and menu in kubuntu 13.10

After updating kubuntu to 13.10 the panels and menu stopped displaying normally. What it looks like now is: https://drive.google.com/folderview?id=0B9w7i5IjbxAhZzJUNzdWQjhqNFU&usp=sharing The ...
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NetworkManager broken after upgrade to Kubuntu Saucy

I had Kubuntu 13.04 on my ThinkPad X220, and I upgraded to 13.10 and I am not able to connect to a wired or wireless connection. The new network tray icon does not show any entries at all. In the ...
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update from 13.04 to 13.10

First of all I installed in my external USB UBUNTU 13.04, then (thanks to Google) I installed KDE (by adding KUBUNTU package), so at last I got KUBUNTU 13.04. Was happy until KDE show me that I can ...
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Kubuntu Screensaver create multiple process and after close , all of theme doesn't close

Kubuntu Screensaver create multiple process and after screensaver close , all of theme doesn't close. kcometen4.kss is name of processes. One time in login , Screensaver open in multiple window! ...
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How do I remove Unity after installing KDE? (13.10) [duplicate]

I've run with Unity since 12.10, but near the end of 13.04 I decided I wanted to try KDE. So I installed kubuntu-desktop. Since then, I've upgraded to kubuntu 13.10. However, when I shut down my ...
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How to do an offline Upgrade from Quantal (12.04) to Saucy (13.10)

Back when 12.10 was released, the Alternative CDs were dropped. Without those it seems that is is not possible to upgrade from one version of Kubuntu to a newer version unless you have a direct ...
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Kubuntu 13.10 Black Desktop

I upgraded my Kubuntu 13.04 i386 installation on my Acer One Aspire to Kubuntu 13.10 Beta 2. After the upgrade and reboot, the login screen appeared as normal. After logging in, the various "loading" ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 suspend crashes KDE / black screen on wake

Setup I have a fresh install of Ubuntu 13.10, with KDE (installed via Ubuntu server disk and sudo apt-get install kubuntu-desktop). Problem Whenever I suspend the computer while in KDE (either via ...
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Problem with synclient: '-m' flag missing

I'm trying to set up an action for three finger flick gesture using the instructions given here, and it worked perfectly well before upgrading to kubuntu 13.10 from 13.04. When I follow the ...
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Black screen after login, after Kubuntu upgrade from 13.04 to 13.10

After upgrade from 13.04 to 13.10 I have troubles with Xorg - all boot process goes fine, but I have a black screen when Xorg starts (KDE starts, and I can hear AC adapter (dis)connect sounds). ...
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Why does a Kubuntu install require libunity9? [duplicate]

I have Kubuntu 13.10 installed on my system. After apt-get update this morning, I was informed that The following packages will be upgraded: libgudev-1.0-0 libpam-systemd libsystemd-daemon0 ...
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How can I share my wired/wireless network with other devices on Kubuntu 13.10?

How can I use new network manager applet to share my wired/wireless network?
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Kubuntu 13.10 Wifi doesn't work - DHCP timeout

I have a Realtek RTL8188CE 802.11b/g/n WiFi adapter in my computer. Today I upgraded to 13.10 and I can't connect. Before upgrading WiFi worked just fine. I can see WiFi networks, but it just gives ...
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Losing wired connection after upgrading to 13.10

Nothing much to say. After upgrading from 13.04, Ubuntu/Kubuntu holds a wired connection for a few seconds and then drops it. I can untick "Enable networking" on the Network Management tray icon and ...
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Ubuntu Windows Installer downloads 64 bit Kubuntu for my 32 bit system

I got the Ubuntu windows installer because I figured it would be the simplest way to try Kubuntu out with Windows 7 still present on the machine. Anyway, I started downloading then I noticed the name ...
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Kubuntu 13.10 no sound, missing shutdown button, network disconnected

I just updated to Kubuntu 13.10 and several things are wrong. For instance, the only output sound device is Dummy Output, network icon has a red X on it and shutdown and restart buttons are missing. ...
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How can I get my Airport Extreme network printer working after upgrading to (K)ubuntu 13.10?

When using (K)ubuntu 13.04, my network printer worked fine. After upgrading to (K)ubuntu 13.10 today, I can no longer print. I get the error "The printer is not responding." I've tried to add the ...
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wifi problems with lenovo g580 on kubuntu-13.04-desktop-amd64

i have a wifi connection problem in lenovo g580 on kubuntu-13.04-desktop-amd64. ethernet cable is working properly but wifi does'nt connect below are some hardware information sudo lshw -class ...
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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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Problem: Computer always “crashes” during startup, after Wubi install, Kubuntu

I installed Ubuntu a while ago, alongside Windows 7. One time, while updating Ubuntu, my computer turned off (my charger was not properly connected). This must have happened at an unfortunate moment ...
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Screen brightness and wireless problems on Kubuntu Thinkpad after upgrading to 13.10

Upon upgrading from 13.04 to 13.10, I am no longer able to change the brightness via KDE system settings or the battery monitor widget. Upon editing my /etc/default/grub to ...
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Deleted directory doesn't appear at the bin and doesn't give the free space back

I'm using Kubuntu. My disk was full some days ago and the system requested me to delete files. I deleted a ~17GB directory, but it didn't appear at the bin and didn't released the space. What could ...