The official Ubuntu derivative using the KDE Plasma Desktop

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mount and explore Iphone files in kubuntu like ubnutu unity [idevicepair]

I recently moved to Kubuntu from ubuntu unity but the problem I faced is that when I used kubuntu I'm no longer able to explore my Iphone's files like I was able to do in unity I'm only able to ...
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KDE color scheme is not applying

I installed kubuntu-desktop and color themes are not working. When I change for example from Breeze to Breeze Dark in Color section in the settings nothing except title bar color seems to change. ...
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After an update 14.04 I've lost my GUI

I'm at my wits end here. I did an update over the weekend and on reboot I just got a KUBUNTU splash screen with no login. I tried an older kernel 3.19.0-56, and I'm able to get a terminal login. I've ...
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Kubuntu 14.04 hdmi sound goes out after apt-get upgrade

From the command line, I just ran an apt-get update and then an apt-get upgrade on my system, with Kubuntu 14.04. My hardware is: intel-nuc (next unit of computuing) i3 processor. Connected to a ...
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Can't click on anything on my Kubuntu 15.04

I have a problem with Kubuntu 15.04. I am not able to click on anything in control panel. Sometimes the whole KDE just freezes so I can't click on anything. Could someone please help to find a ...
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HP Probook 450 G3 acpi - hibernate problem

I've purchased this laptop: T6P76EA#ABF The problem is that it crash when closing or pressing the hibernate key. Is there an acpi options that could handle that?
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Wrong language at login screen

Kubuntu 15.10 with all (or almost all) updates. LightDM is used. HW is HP EliteBook 8530p. I'm using three languages: English, Russian, Georgian (in this sequence as I've listed them). Switching ...
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Can One OS Affect Another In Dual-Booted System?

I'm dual-booting Windows 10 (the original OS) and Kubuntu 14.04. My Kubuntu installation doesn't recognize wireless (the QCA6164 Driver issue) so I tried using ndiswrapper to solve the issue. This I ...
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Why Dolphin refuses to start in Kubuntu 15.10?

Somehow since updating Kubuntu to version 15.10 the Dolphin filemanager refuses to start by clicking on the icon. It appears to start as shown by the 'dancing' icon but then does not show up. However ...
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Kubuntu 15.10: crash at startup with the last kernel

I have a problem at startup of Kubuntu (64 bits) since I have installed the last update (with a new linux image ): after the load screen i have a little glitch and a black screen after (before the ...
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Black Screen Boot After Installing PPA Radeon Driver

I'm on my cell phone now. I just followed the instructions for installing the latest driver via the edgers PPA repo. I'm running Kubuntu 15.10 with full luks encryption. The first time I rebooted I ...
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Problem with display on Kubuntu 14.04

I'm booting Kubuntu from a flash drive and the display is all messed up. This doesn't happen on any of the other distros I've done this with (Ubuntu, Slax, Zorin, MacPup), and I downloaded the iso ...
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Kate and Emacs are running at startup and I can't find what's running them

I've looked at startkde, .bashrc, and system settings>workspace>startup...>autostart, where else should I look? Kubuntu 15.10, Plasma 5.4.2
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Low Battery Performance on Kubuntu 15.10

I have recently installed Kubuntu 15.10 on my Lenovo G50-70. But the pain is that it is giving extremely poor battery life. After full charging it to 100% it only gives me 45 minutes of battery backup ...
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Can't boot after removing hard drive

I have a problem when booting my system. I'm currently using Kubuntu 15.10 with kernel version 4.2.0-30-generic. I have an SSD for the OS and three more hard drives in use. If i remove /dev/sdd1 ...
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AUDIO PROBLEMS: Sound Card Detected, Doesn't Show Up in APLAY

I'm stumped with my audio problems on Kubuntu 15.10. It worked for a while, and then after one reboot, it stopped working, and I can't for the life of me figure out why. I've troubleshooted a lot, and ...
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AUDIO PROBLEMS: Sound Stopped Working After Reboot!

As the title says, my sound has stopped working after a reboot. This is a new system (one-week old hardware, fresh install of Kubuntu 15.10). Linux audio is quite complicated, and I've tried my best ...
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Enable 256 colors in Konsole (Kubuntu)

I would like to enable 256 colors in Konsole but I didn't get it working the right way. I have set in my enviroment: TERM=xterm-256color $ tput colors 256 But the colortest of base16 always prints ...
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Kubuntu Xauthority problem

I've got a new problem with my Kubuntu. I cannot log in via the gui. It is just like the very common login loop problem. So that the .Xauthority file, can't be executed. Steps I have taken so far: I ...
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Kubuntu installer will not offer uefi option but did once

Where to install boot loader. Kubuntu installer offered uefi...worked. Now after crssh on reinstalling only offers reserved BIOS area for grub but then won't boot - no drive shows
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I need to change the root user's password to install programs [duplicate]

Okay, It really looks like I am going to keep running into problems with Kubuntu. When I installed Kubuntu yesterday, the setup did NOT ask me to setup a root password. It only asked me to create my ...
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CPU clock slower after each resume from sleep

I'm running kubuntu 15.10 on a Lenovo Y50-70, and I have a very annoying problem with the CPU clock: Whenever the computer resumes from sleep, the CPU clock has a lower maximum, and this does not ...
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Kubuntu 15.10 recognizes graphic card wrongly [duplicate]

Today I switched my Toshiba Satellite C55D-A from Windows 8.1 to Kubuntu 15.10. When it finished installing, everything seemed fine until I noticed that my desktop effects were acting very glichty. I ...
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Desktop freezes Ubuntu 15.10 radeon GPU

I have kubuntu 15.10 on my desktop PC with a radeon r390. It happens sometimes that the desktop freezes completely and there is nothing that I can do to fix it but hard reboot. It can happen anytime ...
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Can't boot into Windows after aborted install

I got a new Lenovo Y700 Ideapad which came with Windows 10. I booted Kubuntu 15.10 and was in the process of manually organizing the partitions. I decided to abort the installation. After clicking ...
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Black screen on startup without upstart (Ubuntu 15.10)

Currently when I try starting my computer in normal mode it will display the pulsating kubuntu logo and then a black screen will stay forever. What I did to get here: Installed Ubuntu 15.10, ...
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Screen is cut in half, when there is movement

I run kubuntu on an small htpc. The PC is connected to my TV via HDMI. Everything is fine until there is some movement. One half of the screen is a little off. Like this: example The horizontal ...
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Kubuntu launcher icon replacement: .png interlaced parts are white

so the title is basically the whole issue. I created a .png that has transpared parts in it to use as launcher icon, but when I set it the transparent parts show up as white. Any way to get around ...
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Kubuntu 15.10 - Touchpad on Dell Inspiron 14 does not work

The touchpad on my Dell Inspiron 14 3000 series computer worked fine on Kubuntu 14.04. Then I did a fresh install of Kubuntu 15.10. While installing, the touchpad wasn't working either. But I ...
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Nvidia settings get reset every time I open NVIDIA X Server

I'm on Kubuntu 15.10 with the Nvidia Proprietary driver. But whenever I save the Nvidia settings, it only saves temporarily. Everything gets reset the next time I open the settings. This happens to ...
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Kubuntu 15.04 only connecting to certain wifi networks

I just installed kubuntu on my computer. My home wifi works but my school's dosen't work. The wifi works on windows.
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Am unable to install Kubuntu onto laptop from USB

I'm trying to install Kubuntu onto my laptop, to replace its current distro. I used the dd command to transfer the ISO from my computer to the USB, and everything seemed to be working fine. However, ...
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How to setup shortcuts to launch or switch application in kde5?

Such as in Unity, cmd+[number] would launch an application or switch to it if it is already launched? Currently I know how to setup new shortcut to launch an application in system settings. But I do ...
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Should I Force UEFI mode

I have a Lenovo computer equipped with Win8.1. I'm trying to install Kubuntu 15.10 when the following message appeared: "force UEFI installation?...this machine's firmware has started the ...
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Kubuntu 14.04, K3B, burning group is missing / there's no burning group

I tried to burn a DVD with K3B (a data project) but have some problems. K3B does not detect an empty DVD. I burned a DVD using K3B like 3 days ago, and I did it with success. I don't know what ...
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swappiness is zero but swap is still used unnecessarily

On my Kubuntu 12.04 system with an SSD, I have swappiness set to zero (as reported by cat /proc/sys/vm/swappiness), but occasionally the system will begin to use swap, even though memory usage is only ...
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Wifi dropping without notice randomly

I've seen alot of threads but none with an answer. My wifi connection becomes unresponsive randomly and without notification of disconnect. When checking wireless it's still connected but only shows ...
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blurring of screen in kubuntu 15.10 with NVidia graphics card

Dear ladies and gentlemen, Computer: 16GB ram Zotac Geforce 750GT ASUS board Driver: Recommended NVIDIA binary driver - version 352.63 Problem: Blurring effect like in the screenshots everywhere ...
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how do I install new themes on Kubuntu 15.10?

I've been for ways on how to install themes on Kubuntu 15.10 but I cannot find any guide/example on how to do it. I found old discussion where it says I need to copy the theme ...
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Headset mic not working well

I have KXstudio witch runs on kubuntu, my USB headset does not work but the audio jack works fine. I tried to turn up the mic slider in the mixer but doesn't work. Anything you can suggest me that may ...
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Unmet dependencies installing WineHQ in Kubuntu

Probably you are already hurrying to flag this as a duplicate of some question, however I have tried things from a lot of posts and I have no way to solve my issue. Basically, I am trying to install ...
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Where did “Search and Launch” layout go in kde plasma 5?

I don't see the Search and Launch layout under KDE 5 ? What package do I need to install in KDE 5 to get it ? I already tried installing plasma-netbook, but I did no get Search and Launch any help is ...
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workrave shows no tray symbol in Kubuntu 15.10

Problem: No tray symbol so I have no clue whether the program is running and when my next break is suggested. However, the app is running in the background without any window and casts a window when a ...
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Unable to start programs in Kubuntu 14.04 except for Firefox

My Kubuntu 14.04 system is in a strange state. The desktop and its icons display normally, but clicking on an icon does not start the associated program -- with the one peculiar exception of Firefox. ...
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I installed KUbuntu, rebooted, and I lost the GUI completely. How do I get it back?

I just recently installed KUbuntu on an old tower, I had Ubuntu installed already, and right after I had finished installing KUbuntu I decided (like a crazy person) to also install Fedora 23. When I ...
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Plasma-shell crashes when choosing activity for a file in dolphin

What I did: dolphin, mark file, right click, activity, click on . what happens: everything stocks, black screen with moucse cursor, Windows and plasmashell comes up again with all Windows and trays ...
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Gnome with kubuntu problems

I am new to ubuntu, so I was trying out various things that can be done with ubuntu. I installed Gnome desktop environment with Appgrid. I used it for a while and wanted to try KDE. I installed ...
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Can't copy files to Windows share with write-only / view-contents permissions

I'm using Kubuntu 15.10. There is a share on a remote server that acts as a dropbox for my professors. Of course they don't want people copying or things from there. The Windows Permissions are set to ...
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1-day old kubuntu 15.10 doesn't close windows even though the program is closed

Dear ladies and gentlemen, After a fresh install of Kubuntu 15.10 and some installations including Nvidia driver 352 from repos in order to switch to Zotac GeForce GTX750, some windows will not close ...
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having column view on Kubuntu 15.10

i would like to have column view on kubuntu 15.10(like in mac files explorer). Can some on gives me ideas ? thanks