Lubuntu is a lightweight distribution based on Ubuntu. It and the default applications included use minimal resources. As of the 11.10 "Oneiric Ocelot" release, Lubuntu is an official Ubuntu derivative. Lubuntu uses the Openbox window manager.

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Lubuntu 14.4LTS file creation

I just finished installing Lubuntu 14.04 LTS and I think it is a great OS. However, it won't let me create folders directly from the right click menu - new folder, but only from the top menu, or by ...
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Unable to uninstall lxde from ubuntu 14.04

I want to uninstall lxde env from the ubuntu 14.04 but when I try to remove I get package not installed error. apt-get autoremove lubuntu-desktop Reading package lists... Done Building dependency ...
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Virtualbox autostart can't find virtual machine?

I'm trying to get autostart to work on my installation of Lubuntu 14.04.3 / VirtualBox 5.02. I'm trying to follow the steps outlined here: How to start Virtual box machines automatically when booting?...
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How can I upgrade lubuntu 14.04 to 15.04? [duplicate]

Will I lose my configurations or it's simple to do?
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How do I make “show in folder” open the folder with the archive selected?

I use Lubuntu, when I ask my browser or other application to show a file in a folder, it will open the folder but without that file highlighted; so I have to search the folder for it. How can I make ...
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When I use some themes my menu tabs become white. How can I fix it?

When I use some themes my menu tabs become white. I'm having this problem with many themes, can anybody help?
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Nokia Booklet 3G - Black Screen with underscore after Linux install

my computer is Nokia Booklet 3G. I've tried to install Lubuntu and Ubuntu Mate. Both end up in same situtation. When the installation is ready, in the end it asks do you want to restart computer, I ...
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What happens after the supported 9 months?

For Lubuntu 15.04 version... What will happen after the 9 months supported time? Will we be "out of the space" with our today installation? Will we be able to upgrade to the new version without to ...
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Install ubuntu on vodafone webbook

Trying to install ubuntu on vodafone webbook ON9 using external dvd rom. Error: The CD-Rom inserted is not a valid Ubuntu CD-Rom.Please change the disk.
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Steam doesn't go to the notification area. Can anybody help? [duplicate]

Using Lubuntu here. When I try to close Steam client it minimizes instead of going to the notification area. Anybody else got this problem? How can I fix it?
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“System program problem detected”-error at startup, Lubuntu 14.04

I get the above error every time at startup. Removing files in /var/crash/ doesn't help me - the error message returns when I reboot. How can I do something about the actual error (if there is one), ...
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How can I see the thumbnails for webms?

I'm using Lubuntu and I can't see the thumbnails for webms and some images. How do I fix that?
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Segmentation fault in aptitude

On our 64 bit Lubuntu 14.04 system, aptitude has started crashing with a bunch of scrolling errors, ending up with a seg fault. *** Error in `aptitude': free(): invalid next size (fast): ...
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Lubuntu taskbar doesn't update window titles

I've recently installed Lubuntu 15.04, and everything is fine, except one (very annoying) little thing. My taskbar correctly shows all windows, displaying their title, but it doesn't update those ...
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Deluge, No Incoming Connections

I just got a Belkin USB adapter for my desktop and ever since, Deluge tells me that there's no incoming connections. The software works fine when I have my modem plugged in so it's obviously a problem ...
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Change init script sequence number with update-rc.d

I've just installed apache2 in a LUbuntu 15.04 distribution using the command apt-get install apache2. By default the service is configured to start with a sequence number of 2: ls -l /etc/rc?.d/*...
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How can I type in japanese on Lubuntu?

I just started learning japanese and I want to be able to type in japanese to practice. I installed japanese from the language support but when I go into keyboard input methods I cannot add japanese ...
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How do I connect to my wi-fi in Lubuntu?

(Preface) Ive read all of the existing questions for Lubuntu and Wifi but only have more questions. Im new to Linux. I've entered all the network-info in to the VPN-connections as best to my ...
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How do I add unallocated space to my distro?

I deleted my old main distro, and now I have unallocated space i want to add to the new one but gparted doesn't let me resize it.
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What does this zenity mean when it says “Couldn't connect to accessibility bus”?

Context: Ubuntu 14.04 (trusty), 3.19.0-26-generic (#28~14.04.1-Ubuntu SMP Wed Aug 12 14:09:17 UTC 2015), Xorg 1.17.1 (13 May 2015 04:35:05AM), Toshiba Satellite L750 I am trying to write a script to ...
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Lubuntu starts diferently

Since yesterday my Lubuntu 15.04 installation is starting very differently. Now it shows a grey background screen, with a top bar, and asks me my user key with a very different look. Then it shows an ...
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Different design of controls in equal Lubuntu

I have installed Lubuntu 14.04.3 LTS on two machines. From my point of view everything is equal. But the design of controls on this two machines is very different. Checkboxes, Buttons, Tabs,... have ...
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With Ubuntu LTS, what are all the support options available? (my ubuntu doesn't work after an update.)

with Ubuntu LTS, what are all the support options available? I got LTS thinking there may be some support available. Is this question and answer forum the only support option? I ask because I got an ...
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how to install lxterminal 0.2.0-1 (vivid) in Lubuntu 14.04

How to install this specific version of LXterminal in Lubuntu? I have tried synaptic package manager but it tells me that my lxterminal it's up to date. EDIT: I am interested in this version because ...
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Lubuntu stopped booting desktop, just goes to command line

I was trying to get the text right on my TV monitor so I was messing with xorg.conf. Well, I didn't see one so I ran the command sudo nvidia-xconfig. That added the file so then I added Options "DPI" "...
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Lubuntu, Sony HDTV as monitor, text display issues. Please help!

earlier today I set up my Sony TV to be my monitor. When I did, I just disconnected my normal monitor and plugged right into my tv. Everything was fine when I did that. But then I reset my computer ...
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Replace Windows 10 with Lubuntu

Im on a HP Mini 110-3800 with a Intel Atom CPU N455 (1.66 Ghz) and 1 GB RAM. Since both Windows 7 Starter as well as the upgraded Windows 10 are both too slow for this netbook, I want to replace ...
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xfce visual feedback - mouse click bouncer

When you click on an icon in the starter or the Lubuntu-desktop menu bar there is no visual feedback like in kde or unity. How can I add such a feedback in xfce?
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Grub menu at boot time… “holding shift” not working

I read here at this thread that holding Shift during boot can bring up the GRUB menu. However I try holding one or the other Shift keys, tapping, tapping then holding, nothing works. Am I missing ...
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Re-installing Lubuntu without USB or CD-ROM

I need to re-install my Lubuntu as it is very slow. First I installed Ubuntu on my Win XP. But it was very slow so I run the command (which I googled somewhere) to downgrade to Lubuntu. But it was ...
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Spikes in CPU usage while using Gedit in Lubuntu from ibus-daemon and ibus-x11

I am running Lubuntu 14.04 all up to date and I have started noticing every now and then my CPU is spiking I managed to catch it in a top as shown below: top - 18:12:17 up 3:40, 5 users, load ...
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I need help unbanning youtube

I'm a noob and I'll admit it. A while ago this computer was my sisters and I found her viewing some very inappropriate youtube videos for her age. So I had a friend with technical knowledge disable ...
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Can I revert back to 14+ from 15 on an old machine?

So many problems with the new release, my reps and system is fighting them like a virus? Using Lubuntu 15.04 2g cpu with 1027 mem I know it is slow but still makes no sense why it takes so long to ...
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Lubuntu doesn't see Ethernet and Wireless connection on Dell 1300 Inspiron

I just installed Lubuntu on Dell 1300. But I can't connect to Internet on this laptop and so I can't install all updates and drivers. I didn't find any information about my problem for Ethernet ...
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Characters suddenly stop working/change in lubuntu

I've moved two weeks ago from xubuntu to lubuntu (14.04) and everything is running fine except suddenly changes/disappearances in characters in all applications (in xubuntu i've never got this error ...
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WiFi connection easy mode?

Currently, the only way I've found to connect to WiFi networks on my Lubuntu 15.04 box is to open nm-connection-editor, type in an SSID, and enter security settings. Simply clicking on the network ...
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Gray background at login

The background of my login screen is always gray. I installed gdm as my login manager after seeing my wife's login screen. The gdm login screen is cool-looking IMHO so I asked ASKUBUNTU how to get ...
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Graphics Problem ( Folder Icons, Images not opening!)

I am using Lubuntu,yesterday an update was being installed and suddenly the power went off. When I booted after sometime all graphical icons are gone ! The images arent opening, network icon, volume ...
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Run an Ubuntu app in browser

I want to know how to run Ubuntu app or program in a browser like chrome. I know the ways of vnc server and gdk+ Broadway. I need other ways.
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deleted files from boot, now can't install anything

I deleted some old kernel files from the boot partition, to try and free up some space, only to find out 5 minutes later that I should have used janitor or other appropriate program. Now I get the ...
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Lubuntu 14.04 - unlock keyring on login

How do I automatically unlock the keyring at login on my Lubuntu 14.04 system? There are a lot of answers to this problem on this site and Ubuntu Forums, but none are applicable to a 14.04 Lubuntu ...
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Lubuntu USB full install but all changes to external harddrive

I have a damaged hdd. It is not working anymore (I tried low-level formating etc...) And I want to install lubuntu on my usb drive. but I want to keep my changes on my external hdd. Or; Is there any ...
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Lubuntu 15.04 WiFi

I have a macbook 5,2 and downloaded Lubuntu 14.04 and WiFi won't work. I did a command to find the card (forgot what command exactly) and it came up as a Broadcom BCM4322. On the mac system profiler ...
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Ubuntu update failed because of forced ads from ISP [duplicate]

Sudo apt-get update never finished, giving "GPG Error bla bla InRelease: Clearsigned file isn't valid, got 'NODATA' (does the network require authentication?)" I believe the culprit is my ISP, they ...
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url not found with yii2 advanced template

I set my project on localhost and on staging server. But now i want to move my project on ubuntu server. I tried it but when i try to locate my project it is giving me The requested URL <...
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Lubuntu freezes

The last 5-6 days I have a problem with my lubuntu (14.04.03 LTS). It freezes without any reason. I mean, CPU runs on 38 °C and my motherboard runs on 34-35 °C. And my voltage values are: CPU Vcore: ...
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Oracle Database Express 11.2 job for oracle-xe.service failed

Environment: Ubuntu 14.04 Oracle Database Express 11g Release 2 I'm receiving an error by starting service oracle-xe systemctl status oracle-xe.service ● oracle-xe.service - LSB: Oracle 11g ...
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Where did the downloaded/installed plugin go?

I just downloaded a Plugin for the Claws E-mail program: sudo apt-get install claws-mail-vcalendar-plugin And according to the instructions, all you need to do is to open it USAGE Before using ...
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Lubuntu 15.04 installed on USB won't boot on a Hewlett HP 20 All-in-One PC

I am a basic user and this is my first time trying to install Lubuntu 15.04 64 bit onto a USB from a CD. Installation went okay and when asked to reboot it booted up again without a problem. Then I ...
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Android Studio project test in real device

Good day ! im currently using a lubuntu desktop for my android studio project. i would like to test and debug the project through my alcatel phone. Some tutorials says that i should install the Google ...