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Accidentally killed plasma

I accidentally pressed ctrl + alt + esc, clicking on the process in the task manager, but it didnt work, and it selected the whole plasma desktop and got killed, is there a quick fix to start up ...
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How to install Slickedit trial in Kubuntu 14.04?

Has anybody tried to install the trial version of Slickedit in Kubuntu 14.04? I am new to Kubuntu and too inexperienced to succeed. How do I go about it?
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How to get Thunderbird in dual boot to work properly?

I have a dual boot machine, KUbuntu 15.10 and Windows 10. The first system installed was KUbuntu and Thunderbird was initially set up on it. Once Windows 10 was up & running I did install ...
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macbook pro retina overheating

I've strange problem that I have tried to solve for long time Macbook Pro Retina overheating I've tried : laptop-mode-tools,indicator-cpu,thermald,powertop Distros tried to use but no fix : Ubuntu ...
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Can i replace my desktop environment?

I'm considering trying out Gnome and maybe changing to it, but I've heard that "dualbooting" multiple desktop environments (so you can access them both from the login screen) can make your desktop do ...
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Kubuntu restarting application at boot

I shutdown Kubuntu once with an app running know it starts @ every boot even if closed before shutdown. App not in System Settings -> Startup. How can I keep this from happening,
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Kubuntu Graphical Desktop Not Displaying $HOME/Desktop Files

I'll make this as short as possible. I will refer to the "Desktop" to mean the area I see on the screen when no programs are open. Today I installed Kubuntu 15.10. When I save files to Home/Desktop ...
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outdated stunnel,openssl versions Kubuntu 14.04

I have : stunnel 4.53 > when the latest version is 5.31 openssl 1.0.1f > when the latest version is 1.0.2g I've updated the system using apt-get but still with 4.53 and 1.0.1f , I have a security ...
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How to install Qt verion 4.8.1

How can i install Qt version 4.8.1 in Kubuntu 14.04 ? I cannot find the version 4.8.1 in the official Qt site's downloads list. Kindly help me to install the exact version. Thanks
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KDE 5 - How to easily switch between audio outputs?

I currently have KDE 5 Plasma installed which I like a lot. However, it is not possible to easily switch between Audio outputs from One Soundcard (SPDIF and analog) like it was possible in Unity. Is ...
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Webcam not working in Kubuntu 15.04, but is listed in lsusb

I am on a desktop machine that runs dual boot Win10/Kubuntu 15.10 and I have a Logitech C310 Webcam. The problem is that while the webcam works fine in Windows, it currently does not work in my ...
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How To Program A Bash Script That Presses A Certain Combination Of Keys?

Please, i need someone to help me in making a very simple bash script. The job of this script is just to press a certain combination of keys on the keyboard. My objective is to create a script that ...
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Random Kernel Panic

I seem to be getting a crash once a day and I can't figure out the cause. I've never encountered this before and am a bit upset since it's happening on a refurbished computer I just bought. If the ...
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kubuntu 15.10 - Each time I try to install something I get the same dependency errors but the package seems to install OK

I get the following every time I try to install anything. It always seems to install OK but I'd rather not get the errors, what am I supposed to do to fix this? All I'd like to know really is where to ...
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Something resets my FireFox PAC file setting

I'm trying to set up proxy autoconfiguration in my FireFox 45.0 under Kubuntu 15.10. I'm specifying a path to PAC file in FF's Preferences\Advanced\Settings\"Automatic proxy configuration URL". It ...
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A list of wireless connections doesn't appear in Asus k501ux

Please help with wireless (may be drivers or other settings). I have asus k501ux and I have already installed kubuntu 15.10 on it, butit doesn't see any wi-fi network. No any networks lspci -nn | ...
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line-height problem when using ž character

If I write a line containgin ž in konsole or kwrite, the line height gets messed up. Is the default font broken, or is it the apps? Didn't know where to report the bug, so "ask ubuntu" sounded as a ...
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'Boot disk 100% full' [SOLVED]

"/boot is 100% full" I run Kubuntu 14.04 64bit and ran into the same problem : disk usage 100% all of a sudden. But despite thorough searching none of the offered solutions solved my issue. Until ...
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Firefox opens downloaded files with default app for Gnome instead of KDE which I am running

I am running Kubuntu 15.10 with KDE Plasma5. While I am running Firefox and open a file downloaded from there, it opens using the default application set in Gnome and not the ones configured for ...
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Help understanding and debugging slow boot with systemd network-online.target

I've spent some time on google, but I don't want a quick fix here, I want to understand what is going on. I have a desktop which boots to Windows in 3 seconds, and booted older ubuntu's in under 10, ...
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Cant get (k)ubuntu to work with GTX 960

I just built a PC with a GTX 960 from MSI as my graphics card. I had Windows 7 running on this machine however I failed to install kubuntu 15.10 on this computer. I can install kubuntu but when I ...
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Steam blank login screen kubuntu

I've installed steam from repo, then opened it, it did the usual update. After the update there was a blank login screen. Closed it, then reopened it but it is still blank. As fa as I see, the login ...
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How to disable the joystick for dragging Windows in KDE 5? (Kubuntu)

How to disable the joystick for dragging Windows in KDE 5? This is activated clicking on an unknown key and locks the keyboard. How to disable completely?
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Installing Unity alongside kde

I am running kubuntu 15.10 32-bit for a while, and although I love the kde enviroment, I would like the option of having unity. So, I did the following: sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get ...
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KDE login/logout issues in Kubuntu 15.10

I'm running a fresh Kubuntu installation on a new computer. Everything runs smooth except logging in and out of KDE. The problem could be divided into two parts: About 40% of the time, KDE won't ...
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KDE Login screen for 2 monitor

I'm wondering if is possible to remove one of the login screens under Kubuntu 15.10, I'm working with kubuntu and 2 monitors, and each time when I start my PC both monitor are showing the login window ...
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Performance issue when turning the pc on but dissapears when restarting

I am new to linux. My problem is that when i turn on the pc it is terribly slow, but when i restart the performance normalizes dissapears and the performance normalizes. I had the same issue also in ...
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Who is better for a low computer Ubuntu or others like xubuntu or lubuntu [duplicate]

Ubuntu, Lubuntu, xubuntu, Kubuntu who of this is better for a low PC with only 1 GB ram and who have better programs and games and personalizations.
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Kubuntu 15.10 loading screen problem

I wanna ask again. I was installed my laptop with kubuntu 15.10. Everything is okay, but only one think that i was confused. When i restart or turn on my laptop after choice grub with kubuntu why it's ...
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A shortcut to present all windows and jump to one of them with a key

Is there a feature that present the "present all windows" screen or something similar and puts letters on the windows like 'alt' does for menu so you can jump to the desired window with just the ...
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authentification for external and internal device

I'm wondering why should I input each time my password for "conect" to my second hardrive, and worse, each time when I try to use an usb-stick and when I eject it... I have the same configuration in ...
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Dell Inspiron does not go into GRUB after shutdown from Kubuntu

I bought a new Dell Inspiron 15 3000 (Ubuntu) laptop and installed Kubuntu 15.10. No dual-boot. Kubuntu only. Everything seems to work... with one exception: After shutting down (or restarting) from ...
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KDE Plasma can't install. Help me

When try to install KDE Plasma (Kubuntu Desktop) on Ubuntu 15.10 using sudo apt-get install kubuntu-desktop Then this error comming, Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree ...
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Show all user accounts on greeter screen

Is there a way to have Kubuntu 15.10 default to showing all users known to the system on the login screen (greeter)? If I have users Alf, Bill, Chris, Daisy and Ella, and Daisy was the last user ...
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Black screen with movable mouse in Kubuntu 15.10 KDE - How do i fix it?

I accidentally moved my unstable power coord connected to my monitor (It gets disconnected easily) and couldnt get the power coord to fit in rightly, so i had to force restart my computer (cause i ...
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I used killall5 and my laptop won't boot at all anymore

Just like it says, I was misled and used the killall5 command. Screen went black and was totally unresponsive. Rebooted and won't do anything but display black, backlit screen. No loading, no login, ...
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Kubuntu 15.10 GTK problem

I've installed Kubuntu 15.10 but application with GTK are without borders in buttons and no selection alone in the menu. I've check GTK style and i use oxygen-gtk that should be the best for ...
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Kubuntu 15.10 not starting after GRUB

I recently installed Kubuntu 14.04 and it worked great but wanting to experience plasma 5 I installed 15.10 from UNetbootin USB. The live preview worked fine, and the install seemed flawless, but as ...
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Installed Kubuntu 14.04.1 LTS on new intel NUC but get error requiring hardware accelerated OPENGL

After combing the interwebs, found this command line: sudo apt-get install libgl1-mesa-dev I tried above command line and OS advised it is already the newest version. Ran glxinfo and got this ...
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How to mount drive without super user permissions?

When I click on drive (on left panel) in Dolphin, it automatically mount it to folder /media/[username]/[drivelabel]. Interesting thing is that dolphin does this even if I have no permission to /media ...
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Help me recover my SU password for Kubuntu 14 [duplicate]

PLEASE HELP ME, PEOPLE I enter my Kubuntu 14 system normally, but now I need my SU password, which I have forgotten. I HAVE TRIED to enter so called Ubuntu OS menu pressing left or double SHIFT ...
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Use CloneZilla to upgrade notebook disk

I would like to replace the 500GB HD of my Kubuntu 15.10 notebook by a new 1TB disk. To avoid reinstalling the (relatively fresh) system I want to clone the disk using CloneZilla. This is what I ...
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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 ...