LTS stands for "Long Term Support release". These Ubuntu releases are considered to be especially stable and receive official support longer than normal releases. A new LTS comes out every 2 years.

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Stuck on a bluetooth problem

I've recently installed ubuntu 16.04 LTS twice -and i discovered that the problem was from the tool katoolin so i didn't install it- after i installed ubuntu the bluetooth didn't work for me. P.S:the ...
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My computer is not receiving the 16.04.1 update [duplicate]

I've read recently that the 16.04.1 update was made public last week. There it says that users of 16.04 should only run the usual system update to receive this upgrade. However I'm not receiving this ...
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16.04.1 is out but still “No new release found” [duplicate]

Ubuntu 16.04.1 was released on 21st July 2016. According to http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2016/07/ubuntu-16-04-1-lts-released-upgrade Today is also the day that users of Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr)...
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LTS upgrade from 14.04 to 16.04.1 [duplicate]

I am using 14.04LTS. My PC is not seeing the latest release, rather it is seeing the development release. Please what do I do to be able to the upgrade to the latest LTS version 16.04.1? Thank you
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How do I upgrade from 14.04 LTS to 16.04.1 LTS?

So, today is July 21st and this page. gives me an option to download 16.04.1 LTS. However, attempting to upgrade gets me this message - $ sudo do-release-upgrade Checking for a new Ubuntu release No ...
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Ubuntu 12.04.5 LTS Install: stuck on step “ubuntu ubiquity: Processing triggers for libgk-pixbuf2.0-0 …”

I'm installing Ubuntu 12.04.5 LTS for the first time and the Install is stuck on the progress command: ubuntu ubiquity: Processing triggers for libgdk-pixbuf2.0-0 ... This has been stuck for several ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 LTS live boot same as install?

I am planning to buy a cheap pc for school, and was thinking about installing Ubuntu 16.04 LTS on it. I am not sure if it actually works, so I was planning on testing it with a live boot before ...
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How do I switch from Ubuntu 16.10 to Ubuntu 16.04?

I've accidentally installed Ubuntu from a 16.10 iso image instead of 16.04 and I do not want to reinstall it via a format... Is there a way I can downgrade from 16.10 to 16.04? PS: I desire to ...
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External Hard Drive Wont Run/Can't Access?- Ubuntu 16.04 LTS [closed]

So I'm a complete new pc "noob" and have hit the ground running in regards to gaining knowledge in ALL facets of OS and Computers in general. I have Just recently installed Ubuntu 16.04 LTS :), and ...
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Lots of kernels not being removed by Bikeshed

I've got an Azure based Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Server I ran purge-old-kernels (bikeshed) and it said just 1 kernel was eligible for removal. So I let it remove that one. Then I did a check for all kernels ...
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No WiFi ubuntu 16.04 LTS won't connect to any network! [duplicate]

I had always this problem when the notebook was suspended. But normally with a reboot everything goes right, but not now! Can someone help me? After done lspci -nnk | grep Net -A2 02:00.0 Network ...
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Problem with graphics in 16.04

I have 2011 Asus cm6850 machine with i915 graphics driver and i5 cpu. Ubuntu and Debian worked fine the last 3 years, but with 16.04 the default resolution will not display (1920x1080). I believe ...
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Cannot find other disk partitions after installing Ubuntu

My PC was running on Windows 10. There were 3 partitions on my hard disk. I recently installed Ubuntu 16.04 LTS and removed Windows 10. But when I open Files application, I cant find any of the disk ...
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Location Services in ubuntu desktop 16.04 LTS 64 Bit

Please tell me about how to use location services in ubuntu 16. There is no button in privacy setting for turning on/off location like in fedora. If there is any other method to do this like typing ...
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Predict network interface names before upgrading to 16.04

When I upgraded one of my servers I had to adjust network configuration (I use interfaces file) and use the new network interface name. I was lucky that the server runs in a VM and I could access it ...
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Wi-Fi connection problem

The necessary wireless network is not showing in the Wi-Fi list , Ubuntu 16.04 LTS , any help appreciated 02:00.0 Network controller [0280]: Broadcom Corporation BCM43142 802.11b/g/n [14e4:4365] (...
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System program problem detected message upon trying to login

Today I installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on my Dell Vostro 200. After the installation, everything appeared to be functioning pretty well. I then noticed it was not installing updates properly and ...
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WebCam image is Fuzzy

I use a Samsung R519 Laptop with an integrated webcam (Webcam SCB-0320N). The image from the WebCam is fuzzy. How can I control the Webcam settings? . Version of Ubuntu Installed Version 16.04 LTS (...
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What is SNAP and how does this effect me (end user)? [duplicate]

I am using Ubuntu Mate 16.04 LTS. I keep seeing articles about SNAP. I am just an end-user at home. What is SNAP and how does this, if anything, effect me? What, if anything, do I need to do?
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Some tray icons disappear after shutdown overlay

I just installed and updated Ubuntu Gnome 16.04 LTS on my desktop PC. If I click on the power button (top right icon on the desktop), then I click the larger power icon, then I cancel the operation, ...
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How long after new LTS release for certifications to come out?

On the Ubuntu certification website (http://www.ubuntu.com/certification/) laptops are only certified through 14.04; it doesn't look like any laptops have been certified with 16.04. Does anyone know ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 can't boot to desktop after creating windows-shared NTFS partition

Ubuntu 16.04 LTS. I followed this guide to have a shared partition with Windows 10. I put my Win10 Downloads and Documents folder on the partition. When i had turned off the computer a couple of ...
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How do I get rid of the syndaemon effect?

So recently I was playing some TF2, and my trackpad was really messing up with my aim. (I use a laptop.) I decided to search for some fixes that would only effect the trackpad. I came across the ...
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Superkey not working (16.04 LTS)

I recently installed 16.04 LTS and noticed the option to install with winkeys. I did not choose this. Is this why the superkey isn't working? If so; is there any other way than reinstalling?
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Why is unattended-upgrades activated by default?

I just migrated from CentOS to Ubuntu Server 16.04 LTS. I chose "no" when it asked me to do automatic updates during the setup. However, I just realized that by default unattended-upgrades is ...
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ThinkPad T430 Linux

Forgive me if this is a question that has been asked many times before. I am a complete newbie when it comes to Ubuntu, or Linux for that matter. I just received a ThinkPad T430 without an operating ...
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Hyper-V Ubuntu 16.04 Desktop no Gui [duplicate]

I just enabled Hyper-V on my i7-6700k (Win10 Pro). I tried to install Desktop Ubuntu 16.04 LTS 64Bit as a virtual machine. When I created the machine I used Generation 2 (this mean UEFI Bios etc). ...
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How do I install an antivirus on Ubuntu Mate? [Failed]

This is the error I get when attempting to install the 64-bit version for Ubuntu. This is what I'm running: On this machine: Thus far, everything works flawlessly but I haven't been able to ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 LTS freezes when selecting try Ubuntu

I just got a new laptop and I'm trying to install the newest version of Ubuntu Gnome on it. Every time I try and boot from my live USB it freezes on the loading screen that just has the Gnome logo on ...
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Copasi installation

I've upgraded to Ubuntu 16LTS and am trying to install in the home/Programmes directory the Copasi program either through the terminal or extracting it to the directory. Everything looks fine but I ...
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How to make sure I stay on Linux kernel version 3.13 (Ubuntu 14.04)?

I just did a fresh install of Ubuntu 14.04 yesterday, because my WiFi adapter is not supported in 16.04. I am told this is likely due to the Linux kernel. In order for my computer's WiFi adapter to ...
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Can't boot after upgrade from 14.04 LTS to 16.04 LTS

I have a Dell Inspiron 15 7559, which comes with ubuntu 14.04 LTS pre-installed. After updating, the software update application gave an error indicating something wrong with my laptop with two ...
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Is there any Ubuntu 16.04 derivative which support by default proprietary AMD graphics driver?

Generally speaking, I like an idea of using Open Source drivers, not only for AMD graphics. However, I'm unable to run application which requires OpenGl 4. fglrx is deprecated for Ubuntu 16.04, so I ...
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Getting mismatch error while installing vim [duplicate]

I am using Ubuntu 16.04. I tried to install vim package. But always i got mismatch error. Please help me. Thanks in advance. I have attached screen shot of error.
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Port Forwarding issue with new router

So I just got a new ISP the other day and I decided to just purchase my own router, an Asus RT-AC1900. I have a server running Teamspeak 3 for my friends and I, however, I cant seem to get access from ...
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How do I boot Ubuntu from the Windows 10 Bootloader?

I don't like GRUB (especially the look.) I don't want to use BURG if I don't have to and was wondering if I could boot into Ubuntu (and RemixOS) from the Windows 10 bootloader. Thanks!
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I cannot install any software on my freshly installed Ubuntu 16.04 LTS

I am new to Ubuntu and so far not having a very pleasant user experience. I have tried to install multiple programs but no luck. The software "app" does not work and I get an error of Failed to load ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 LTS will hang on boot. Booting from lived/USB fails. Boot repair does nothing

I have no clue what else to do. I upgraded from 12.04lts to 16.04 Lts (forced). I've tried everything I could find online to no avail. Whenever I boot there is a kernel panic, I've attached a picture ...
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Maximum compatible kernel version

I recently installed Ubuntu 16.04 LTS. Since, I was facing the suspend bug, I installed a newer kernel as suggested here. Even although the above mentioned link recommends to install kernel v4.4.8-...
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Should I downgrade to (reinstall) 14.04 LTS or 15.10?

Succinctness has never been my forte so apologies in advance; I've bolded the actual question but the background may be useful. This question is a little wooly but it'd be nice to know what I should ...
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Is that possible to add memory to the / partition?

I think I made a mistake while installing my Ubuntu operation system because now there's no free space on the / partition. I already have unallocated memory though. Can that help? Gparted Screenshot:...
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Time is ticking slower in Virtual Ubuntu Server

i do not exactly know what happend but for any reason after restarting Ubuntu the Time in the Virtual Server is ticking slower. I'm using the latest LTS Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial Xerus. The Host is a ...
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Ubuntu functionality with LTS OS [closed]

If I'm using the most updated version of Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, will I have the same functionality as the 15.10 OS or will I have lesser functionality?
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problem when creating bootable usb in ubuntu [duplicate]

i am using ubuntu LTS and i want to create a bootable usb. so I opened the Startup disc creator in ubuntu, the problem is despite I selectIchoose the desired .iso file, it is never listed and hence i ...
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how to find program files on ubuntu

I am new to ubuntu and I used to use windows OS. after installing ubuntu i installed wine software on ubuntu so i can run the .exe files. now I successfully installed the .exe file on ubuntu and as ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Server temporary failure resolving

Freshly install Ubuntu 16.04 LTS SERVER tty1 26 packages can be updated 12 updates are security updates. When I try to use sudo apt-get update This shows up Err:1 http:// ro.archive....
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Why do a dist. upgrade already? [closed]

I have recently spent a lot of work and built my 14.04 ubuntu desktop to be "perfect" for me. Should I really do a distribution upgrade to 16.04, because I can? I am a newbie and do not want to lose ...
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Can I upgrade to 16.04 without using the software updater and keeping all my data intact?

I'm on 14.04 and the software updater shows no update available. Can I manually download the images and install them but without losing all my data?
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Mouse Problems (Latest LTS)

So i just installed Ubuntu to a USB drive (not the installation disk, the actual OS) and started it up I could operate normally for 30 seconds or so and then the entire OS froze, with the exception of ...
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Unable to upgrade Ubuntu 14.04 LTS to Ubuntu 16.04 LTS [duplicate]

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and I would like to upgrade to Ubuntu 16.04 LTS. When I launch the Software Updater, I am not prompted to upgrade to Ubuntu 16.04 LTS. Anyway, settings for the Software ...