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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Trying to install Lubuntu 14.04 on Dell Dimension 2300

I tried to install on Dell computer. This computer achieves an internet connection via Windows XP, however does not with Lubuntu. Before I perform the full install, I'd like to make sure it is ...
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Opensource project development [duplicate]

I am trying to put my hands into in an open source project. I found this list to be pretty useful for finding opensource projects but, these are kde projects and I use Ubuntu 14.04. So, I would like ...
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How I got my error: malformed file

This question on askubuntu is about the error: malformed file Not only here on askubuntu, but everywhere else I've been reading about it, this is considered certain to be a GRUB issue. I thought it ...
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Operation not possible due to RF-kill, phy0 hard blocked

I know there are already plenty of questions like this one; the problem is that, although I tried to follow the instructions, I couldn't have my wifi to work. I re-installed Lubuntu 14.04 on my ...
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lubuntu-Can't watch videos/movies-choppy framerate

I am running lubuntu 14.04 on my acer aspire one za3 netbook. Although I have flash player installed, I cannot watch videos on youtube. I can only watch some frames and listen to certain parts of the ...
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Installation of Lubuntu failed horribly [duplicate]

I had made a copy of lubuntu on my bootable usb stick - went well I had made my computer (acer Aspire one D255E) boot from the Usb- I had checked my device for errors - none found I went t begin ...
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White flash at (before) boot

Don't know if you experience this but it's very, very annoying. I'm using Lubuntu 14.04.1 64 bit It's a Wubi install, but I don't think that changes anything, since I've seen it elsewhere. At boot, ...
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How can I add a parameter on module at startup?

I'm using Lubuntu 14.04 with an USB wifi adapter (rtl8192) and it use module rtl8192cu.ko I had a problem of dropping connection now and then . I fix my problem using these parameters : ...
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Random reboots/shutdowns after RAM upgrade

I'm running Lubuntu 14.04 on an old Dell Dimension 8200. After installing two 512 MB RAM chips (essentially increasing the RAM form .25 GB to 1.25), the system randomly shuts down or reboots. Is ...
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When I am typing greek in netbeans 8, Tones do not work over letters

For example I can type "Γεια σου" but not "Γειά σου". the "α" is missing the tone "ά" on it. It should be Γειά not Γεια. Each time I need to type the word in netbeans 8, I have to open libre office, ...
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installing Jce locally on lubuntu machine

I'm new to Lubuntu (Linux) systems, and I'm trying to get a copy of the program called Jce (a protein structure alignment tool by combinatorial extensions) and install it locally on my Lubuntu ...
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Video suddenly unaccelerated, wrong resolution

Lubuntu 14.04 fully up to date. It was working fine until I turned on my laptop today and the screen was 1024x768 instead of the native 1280x800, unaccelerated. lxrandr shows 1024x768 as the only ...
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LS2208 barcode scanner

I have a computer running Lubuntu 14.04 with a Symbol LS2208 barcode scanner attached. It scans fine most of the time, but has an irregular problem scanning codabar barcodes in web apps. It will ...
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Lubuntu installation - - AMD athlon — boot bypassing grub screen

I recently installed Lubuntu 14.04 for a friend, on an old xp machine, a Packard-Bell AMD Athlon 64. The installation, apparently went smoothly, however when I rebooted, Lubuntu booted straight to ...
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Unable to boot from USB [closed]

I'm trying to install Lubuntu as a dual boot, but I can't boot from my USB. I went into BIOS and changed the order, but the order just resets when I restart my computer even if I save the changes in ...
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How to install driver for USB wireless ID 2001:3310 Rev D1 on Lubuntu 14.04?

I have tried 3 methods but unsuccessful. The method (1) asked for username and password of git website, which I didn't know. The method (2) led to 404 error not found. In the method (3), I extracted ...
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Cannot install packages in Lubuntu 12.04

I've just installed lubuntu 12.04 on an Acer aspire one netbook. I've noticed that although chromium-browser is installed, it doesn't come with a flash-player. I tried to install it using sudo ...
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Guide for users who've never heard of linux ( and are 8 years old )?

My wife's cousins had a useless computer because their mother loaded it with so many viruses it couldn't run. I got tired of cleaning it up and just put lubuntu 14.04 on it. I installed libre office ...
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Can't use LXLE except through Live CD

I'm really new to Linux so I apologize in advance for my generalized ignorance on the subject. (I apologize for my English as well) Recently, after Microsoft stopped to provide support to Windows XP, ...
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ibus not working in Lubuntu

I install lubuntu few days ago and I tried to add my locale(sinhala). By using command ibus-setup I got the ibus configuration window and then I add my locale. I can see the keyboard icon on the top ...
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What are the best tweaked Nvidia drivers for my laptop?

I need drivers and tweaked drivers for Lubuntu. Details: HP Pavilion dv7-1025nr Nvidia GeForce 9600m GT Lubuntu 14.04 - 64bit Intel Core 2 Duo P8400 @ 2.26GHz 2.27GHz 4GB RAM If you need more info. ...
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Lubuntu 14.04 Dell Inspiron 1501 internal wifi doesn't work

I recently installed Lubuntu 14.04 on my laptop and I have trouble getting the internal wi-fi hardware to work properly. I can connect to the internet just fine using an Ethernet cable or a USB wi-fi ...
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Lubuntu 12.04, Sony Vaio VGN-T150, Intel PRO/set wireless (2200) wireless doesn't work

Just installed Lubuntu 12.04 on my Sony Vaio VGN-T150 after installing Win XP again; I had Lubuntu 12.04 on the laptop but wasn't getting any CPU fan operation. Tried adding vaiofand but still seemed ...
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Steam Blackscreen on Lubuntu

I installed Steam on Lubuntu and after I complete my info to log in, steam updates and then I get a black screen for a few seconds and steam disconnects. How can I solve this? It looks like a ...
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installing lubuntu 14.04 on old laptop Celeron M

I've been trying to install lubuntu 14.04 on an old laptop in place of xubuntu to see if it runs any better. I've seen that 14.04 only supports PAE, but in the info for lubuntu it says you can use ...
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Problems with dual monitor support in Lubuntu 14.04

I recently upgraded to Lubuntu 14.04 from 13.10. Most things are working correctly but I have a few problems with my dual monitor setup. My video card is an AMD Radeon HD 7640G and I am using the ...
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Lubuntu 14.04 Linksys WPC54GX4 wireless adapter not working

I am on Lubuntu 14.04; my ethernet is working but not my wifi. The system will not recognize my Linksys WPC54GX4 Wireless-G adapter (a PCMCIA card).
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Two Ethernet Network connection Icons Lubuntu 14.04

Is there a reason why I have two Ethernet Network Connection 'Wired Connection 1' active Icons on Task Bar? This appeared a few weeks ago and try to delete one of them but no luck how. Can any one ...
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Unable To Update or Install from apt-get [duplicate]

I can't get apt-get to work. It returns this error E: Encountered a section with no Package: header E: Problem with MergeList /var/lib/apt/lists ...
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Lubuntu does not shut down - wait-for-state or eternal splash screen

It started about 40 days now. Every time I try to shutdown/restart this notebook, by command line or with the mouse, it freezes at splash screen, freezes showing a "wait-for-state" in like a console ...
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How to connect to an existing wifi network

I just changed from Windows XP to Lubuntu, I have used Ubuntu in the past when I was a child but it used a ethernet cord to connect. How do I connect to Wifi using my laptop (Lubuntu)? I can't figure ...
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GParted Closing When Applying Operations

Recently I've been trying to get Lubuntu 14.04 running off of a SD Card (the computer I'm running this on only has 1 GB of hard disk space). I've created and used "Live SD"'s like this with ...
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No sound and no volume indicator in lxpanel

I'm on a fresh install of Lubuntu 14.04 64bit and I already got the network indicator back using this guide: http://www.webupd8.org/2014/04/fix-lubuntu-1404-network-manager.html I have no sound. The ...
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No unity launcher and top status bar showing in Ubuntu after re-installing

I removed everything of Unity and Ubuntu desktop and Installed Lubuntu. But Now I want to go back to Ubuntu (Unity) and I re-installed Unity but when I login into then it doesn't show Unity launcher ...
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Text disappearing in scroll windows Lubuntu 14.04

Just installed Lubuntu 14.04 on Dell Pentium 4. The text in scrolling windows disappears upon opening and window. The only way to get it to appear is by using scrollbar, but if the mouse hovers over ...
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lubuntu 14.04 lts 64bit Dell Vostro 1520

When trying to install ubuntu 14.04 lts 64bit version, the system hangs with lubuntu logo on screen and 5 dots moving left to right beneath. I reproduced this several times with two different ...
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Edit “System Tray” in LDXE taskbar

Using Lubuntu here and I would love to remove icons from my system tray. Will dconf-editor work on LDXE as well as Unity (Ubuntu)? Or are there any other solutions to modify the taskbar? When I go to ...
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Lubuntu wifi help

Ok. Here's the basics. ----older laptop, dell 600 . Intel 2200 GB wireless card I believe. Sees my router, won't take the WPA key. I've done quite a bit of forum browsing and I noticed my channel is ...
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Using Ubuntu 14.04 within a light version UI [duplicate]

I am using ubuntu 14.04 and the laptop is from 2008 and it does not have good staff, so I believe that I should use lubuntu or xubuntu but I learnt that the default software of them are really ...
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LXDE directory menu not working

My OS : Lubuntu 14.04 LXPanel Version : 0.6.1 Installation works very well. But the " directory menu " on the taskbar doesn't work. When I clicked on it, it show me a list including " Desktop, ...
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Unable to restart Lubuntu after installation

I´ve installed Lubuntu-Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on my older laptop (Acer TravelMate, 512 MB RAM) and everything worked fine until I got to the removing of the boot dvd from the drive and to restart - nothing ...
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Getting wireless to work correctly on Lubuntu: Belkin N150 and/or Linksys wusb11

First, let me say I'm a semi-n00b on Linux. So bear with me. Second, I've scoured the internet, and there's a dozen solutions, none of which seem to work exactly right in my situation. PLEASE don't ...
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Trying to install minecraft (Spigot Version) in Lubuntu Desktop

I set up a minecraft server super easily on my windows server. But Lubuntu is much harder! I have installed java, but I can't get anything to go from there! Nothing boots, I can't install a wrapper, I ...
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Setting the monitor resolution in Lubuntu 14.04

I would like to enquire on how to change the monitor resolution in Lubuntu 14.04 in a permanent manner. The monitor settings under Preferences in the menu does not do the trick. When I say I want to ...
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wpc11 ver 3 with new install of lubuntu

I'm trying to conect to wireless via an older sony vaio laptop that is using a linksys wpc11 card, version 3. When I attempt to network connections only a wired connection is listed , tried to ...
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Is there any way to add a new keyboard shortcut?

folks. Is there any way to add a new keyboard shortcut on lubuntu 14.04? I would like to add alt+64 shortcut for making "@". Best regards.
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Lubuntu 14.04: Php5 not working with Apache2

Lately I have been messing around with Lubuntu and today I decided to try to setup a web server (Apache2) with PhpMyAdmin and MySQL Server. This was going great until I attempted to use my test page. ...
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How to adjust brightness on Lubuntu?

I can't adjust my screen brightness. Indeed, I can't find this option in my system parameters. I am using Lubuntu 12.04. Thank you for your time :)
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Lubuntu - SD card not showing up!

Using the latest version of Lubuntu (x64). Just popped in the card - doesn't show up anywhere. No idea how I'd go about fixing this, as the other distros I've tried have all had no issues detecting ...
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Lubuntu 14 does not recognize 3g modem

huawei 3g modem was usually recognized in Lubuntu 12 but starting from version 14 or the network icon appears over. and now?