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onscreen messages prior to boot up and after logout 12.04

I have Ubuntu 12.04 dual booting on an XP netbook. Just before booting I get the following message - Try(hd0,0):NTFS5: error:"prefix" is not set - On logging out, when screen goes black I get (a ...
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Add logout button to lockscreen in 12.04

How can I add the "Log Out" button (that lets users log out other users after a certain timeout) to the lock-screen in Ubuntu 12.04? I know it was possible in 10.04, but I can't seem to find the ...
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12.04 crashing on logout

I have three user accounts on my laptop, which are often logged on at the same time. The OS is Precise Pangolin. Sometimes when logging out of one account while some of the others are still logged on, ...
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Session logsoff automatically when using XRDP

I have installed xrdp and setup a thin client as my remote system using the information from this AskUbuntu post. When I log in from the remote system, user gets logged in and I can do my work. But ...
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Customize XFCE logout-menu

Given: Working on a computer running XFCE 4.10. To complete the work, I use the "Logout" menu. Objective: To perform some additional command, when you press any button in this menu and, if possible, ...
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Running evolution mail reader logs off Ubuntu

Today I observed a very strange behavior on Ubuntu 12.04. When I run the mail reader evolution it makes Ubuntu to log off and then the start-up log-in screen appears. I tried to re-install it as, $ ...
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System hangs on logout on Ubuntu 12.04

If I login on my Ubuntu PC and logout immediately, the system sometimes hangs. The background screen and icons are displayed and I can even use the mouse to activate the icons and launch programs, ...
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When I run Some of the programs , my system will logout

I have downloaded a package that was installed and it showed dependency error and I installed dependency. I had to finally give the following command: sudo apt-get autoremove After this, when I ...
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Ubuntu freeze, google chrome closed unexpectedly and systems logout unexpectedly?

kernel image 3.2.0-38-generic-pae Partition Table \boot Extended swap \root \home I have read the solution about system freezes; but the solution doesn't answer me why this happens. And I have to wait ...
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Why I can't login with admin accounts but I can with guest account?

Ubuntu 12.04 is installed on my laptop. It was working fine from last 3 years suddenly from last few days, whenever I wanna login into admin account it logs and log out immediately. I can login using ...
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Unmount fuse mountpoints on logout?

I have a couple of folders containing compressed data. I have one application which needs to access the uncompressed version of the same data. A simple way to solve that for me has been to run a ...
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Logout scripts: not completed on shutdown, reboot

I'm trying to do some stuff at logout, and the task can take up to 5 minutes to complete. If the user chooses Power off or Reboot directly, the script is killed before completion. If the user just ...
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How to make Guest save theme changes on log-out/shut-down/restart?

Ubuntu 12.04 At the moment I'm trying to recover my password on my only account, (but it auto-logs in) so I use the Guest when the computer logs-out/sleeps on my administrator account. So I change ...
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Can somebody help fix ubuntu 12.04 being stuck at black screen on regular boot [closed]

I will give a run down of the events that led up to the issue first: I performed a clean install of ubuntu 12.04 I upgraded to the 3.7.1 kernel using the instructions provided by the second post in ...
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Mumble logging me out

Today I tried to open mumble to talk with some friends. But I ran into a problem. Whenever I try to open mumble, it just logs me out. This applies both on unity and gnome. It also applies no matter ...
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Ubuntu Freezes, malfuncion, logs off suddenly [closed]

I've been using Linux since Slackware 3.6 came out and as my main (and only) OS since 2004. I was using Debian for a long time, but some friends told me that Ubuntu was really matured and convinced me ...
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Chrome crashes Ubuntu

12.04. Soon after I start Google Chrome stable version, it crashes Ubuntu--whole system goes back to logout screen. I've tried uninstalling and reinstalling google-chrome-stable, beta, and chromium. ...
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12.04 Freeze while logging in after logging out for once [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What should I do when Ubuntu freezes? I am using Ubuntu 12.04, here are my hardware specifications: Intel® Core™ i5 CPU M 450 @ 2.40GHz × 4, 1.9 GiB, 32 bit, 77.8 ...
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How to stop my 12.04 randomly loging me out?

After upgrading from 11.10 to 12.04 I find I am randomly logged out while I am working. I have no idea why this is happening. Can anyone suggest why this is happening and perhaps a method to fix ...
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Can't Logout in Ubuntu 12.04 x64 with Nvidia drivers

I know more people with this issue: After we upgraded to 12.04, we can't log out with Nvidia drivers enabled, I got a blank screen, sometimes with fuzzy words (like X server crash), and after some ...
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How to invoke the Shutdown dialog in Docky under Lubuntu 12.04

I want to create a button in Docky equivalent to the Shutdown button in LXpanel. I have found that I can create a .desktop file which runs lubuntu-logout and this does the trick. But when I try to ...
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control usage for users [closed]

Can any one suggest means to control usage for users (maybe using crontab) to do the same in 12.04 unity? in 10.10 i was keeping control of usage for my children using timekeeper. thanks
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“Shutdown” or “Restart” logs out

While logged in as a sudo user, click the right top power icon, then select and click "Shutdown" menu, it comes up with a dialog asking if I want to close all programs. The dialog has two options: ...