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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Alt+Shift combination isn't working on Lubuntu 14

Well, I've just installed Lubuntu with two langauges and for some reason when I'm pressing Alt+Shift, things just don't work and the language isn't changing. This is the first time that this some kind ...
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How to get the “name” of the key combination (keybind key) for the Openbox config file

It is one more attempt to get Fn keys to volume up/down, brightness, etc. working. Those controls are simply not working in my non-branded ultrabook. In the configuration file: ...
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Automatically being logged out in Lubuntu (openbox)

I get automatically logged-out every now and then of my PC. I use Lubuntu 14.04, which has openbox, LXDE. I didn't installed neither openbox nor LXDE by myself. It happens when I turn-off the wifi, ...
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Installed lubuntu 14.04 on an Acer Aspire 5517 and can't connect to wireless

$ iwconfig lo no wireless extensions. eth0 no wireless extensions. $ ifconfig -a eth0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 70:5a:b6:08:b3:21 inet addr:192.168.1.25 ...
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How can I create a quick launcher in Lubuntu?

How can I set up quick launchers in Lubuntu? I've installed Lubuntu 14.04. Now I see no way to set quick launchers, especially for programs not listed in the menu (which must be started from a ...
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How to remove shortcut to open device panel in QtCreator in Lubuntu 13.10?

I have just upgraded to Lubuntu 13.10 and when I use shortCut LShift + RShift to change keyboard layout in QtCreator it switches to the Ubuntu device panel. But in keyboard shortcut settings there is ...
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Update live USB distro?

I have Lubuntu 14.04 (and Ubuntu 14.04) on a pair of USB disks created by writing the img files to USB using dd on Mac OS X. Unfortunately these systems both have some known bugs (that have since ...
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Will I be in trouble while mixing Lubuntu and gnome?

I've had some troubles upgrading to ubuntu 14.04. so I decided to go for a fresh install instead. but Unetbooting was not cooperating so did the "startup disk creator". Lucky for me; there was an ...
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Drivers for Dell XPS 13 (model 9333, late 2013/early 2014) driver pack?

I’m currently running Ubuntu 14.04 I’m looking to install Lubuntu on my Dell XPS 13. I’ve tried booting from the live-distro and love the look and feel of LXDE, but unfortunately several hardware ...
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Reinstall Ubuntu with LXDE on current encrypted drive on Dell XPS 13 (model 9333, late 2013/early 2014)?

I am a fairly new Ubuntu user. My experience began about a month ago with stock Ubuntu 14.04 on a new Dell XPS 13 laptop. Since then I’ve fiddled around extensively, set up some things, broken (and ...
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Change scrot output directory

When using scrot, I'd like to have the files appear in ~/Pictures/Screenshots/ instead of in my home directory. scrot -e 'mv $f ~/Pictures/Screenshots/' works OK, but I would love not to have to ...
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how do i turn off bluetooth on my t43 lubuntu 14.04

How do I turn off bluetooth, I can turn it on with bluetooth manager. I have looked online for a solution. All I get is install bluetooth manager but I don’t need to install the manager, it is ...
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lubuntu 14.04 hdmi no sound on tv

I plugged in the hdmi-emphasized text cable from my TV and plugged it in my desktop and when I restarted the computer it has clear picture but no sound at all. I have looked for the solution but ...
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No network manager after an upgrade to Lubuntu 14.04

Hello, I upgraded from Lubuntu 13.10 to 14.04 and it got rid off my network manager I added it back to my tool bar but it doesn’t show other networks available. How do I fix this problem?
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Appletouch not working properly Lubuntu

I just made a clean install of Lubuntu 14.04 on a Macbook 3,1, and I got most of the hardware working except for the touchpad. Two fingers are recognized because I can scroll through websites, ...
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Cannot install lubuntu-desktop

I am trying to install the lubuntu-desktop package. user@host:~$ sudo apt-get install lubuntu-desktop fails with this error: The following packages have unmet dependencies. lubuntu-desktop : ...
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Help with wine-1.6.2

What I have: 1 PC with windows XP (server) 1 PC with windows 7 (client 1) 1 PC with lubuntu 14.10 and wine-1.6.2 This is locale command output: LANG=es_VE.UTF-8 LANGUAGE=es_VE:en ...
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How to send files to the trash can without the confirmation dialog

If I delete a file, the following message appears on the screen: How could disable that message and send the file straight to the trash can?
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Disk encryption with Lubuntu?

I am thinking of installing Lubuntu 14.04 on top of my current Ubuntu 14.04 installation. I have (and for professional reasons, require) full-disk encryption, so I have been researching this before ...
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How to get a list of running programs in Lubuntu 14.04

Just like in Windows where you can see and maybe "kill" one of the running programs. How to get such a list ?
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How do I get my Unity login screen back after installing Lubuntu Desktop on 14.04?

I have installed lubuntu-desktop and xfce4 on a Ubuntu 14.04 installation. After doing so, my login screen changed. I have tried resetting my LightDM and attempted to modify the lightdm file, where ...
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Lubuntu 14.04 screen switching off

I recently installed Lubuntu 14.04 on my ASUS EeePC 1015PEM and set up everything i needed and its working just the way i want except for one thing my screen keeps switching after about 20 mins or so, ...
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Automatically run xbmc at bootup in lubuntu

Running a fresh install of lubuntu 14.04, would like to have xbmc run at boot but I cant seem to find any system setting like that. Any ideas where to look?
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TP-Link TL-WN321G Driver Lubuntu 14.04 Install

i downloaded the drivers from the main site but i did not understand correctly how to install on Lubuntu 14.04. What's the correct way? http://www.tp-link.it/resources/software/200912314051713.zip ...
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how to mount .vhdx image in lubuntu

So, I had a hard drive with Windows 8. The drive started dying, so I made an image backup to an external HDD. Because it's practically impossible to get an ISO of Windows 8, I installed Lubuntu. ...
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Unable to change almost any configuration from my desktop

first, apologies for my english. Well, my problem is that if I can't change any configuration. some examples: 1-can't unlock any apps from the Launcher. 2-can't disable online searchs on the Dash. ...
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Wifi not working installed drivers

Hello I'm new to Lubuntu and I'm currently using an old Asus laptop 1,8Ghz single core AMD and 700~MB RAM. And now I'm trying to get wifi working I've searched Google way too many times and I've tried ...
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symbol 'grub_term_highlight_color' not found

So I bought a dual boot lubuntu and windows 8.0 pc from my local pc shop ~9 months ago and went to upgrade it to lubuntu 14.04 today. Now I have had no boot cd supplied with my installation by the ...
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Multiple Partitions Lubuntu Install

I want to install Lubuntu on my laptop which has a 20GB SSD and a 300GB hard disk. Is there a way to install just /boot onto the SSD and all the other files, like /home onto the hard drive?
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Black Screen on Lubuntu install

I bought a new PC. Its config is: Motherboard : MSI H81M-P33 Socket 1150 CPU : Intel Socket 1150 Pentium G3320 Memory : DDR3 4Go 1600 AData 4G 512 ... I tried to install Lubuntu 12.10 64bits with a ...
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Why so many files in /usr/share/app-install/desktop?

For 14.04, I'm trying out Lubuntu LTS. If I run ls -l /usr/share/app-install/desktop, I get a list of 3085 .desktop files. All except one are dated Apr 18. The exception is: -rw-r--r-- 1 root root ...
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Are Linux Headers installed by default? How to check if they're installed?

Are Linux Headers installed by default? How to check - via command line - if they're installed? (in Ubuntu and Lubuntu 14.xx)
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Lubuntu hibernate Xfce Power Manager “not authorized”

I have Xfce Power Manager running on Lubuntu 14.04 with the setting to hibernate after 15 minutes of computer inactivity. At such time, however, I receive the message: "not authorized". How can this ...
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Lost calls history in Skype for Lubuntu 14.04

I have installed this installation and I wonder why Skype keeps showing that I have got some "lost calls" - the little number on top of the icon. Even though I manually "Delete event" by right ...
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Winbond W89C33D not recognized

Using Lubuntu 14.04, my WLan is not working at all on my admittedly old laptop, although LAN connection is working fine. First, the output of lspci -v: ~$ lspci -v 00:00.0 Host bridge: VIA ...
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How can I disable wireless on Lubuntu?

I need to put Lubuntu into offline mode when I go downtown. How do I do this? In Ubuntu I can do it from the network manager applet , but I can't seem to do so in Lubuntu.
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Internet Browsers are slow and flash not working well [duplicate]

Both Firefox and Chromium are very slow and flash plug-in seems have graphical issues bug screenshot: http://i61.tinypic.com/2ciljq.jpg plus, i have noticed some other graphical problem: ...
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How do I take a screenshot from the terminal?

I am using Lubuntu 14.04. How do I - using the command line - take a screenshot of a window or my desktop?
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What Does The Installer Download During The Installation Process?

"Connecting this computer to a wi-fi network allows you to install third party software, download updates, automatically detect your timezone, and install full support for your language." -The ...
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Lubuntu 14.04 shutdown - Firefox not exiting properly at logout/shutdown

Having a little past experience with Linux I recently decided to install Lubuntu 14.04 LTS to try and get away from windows and got most everything working except one thing so far... I have set ...
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Lubuntu TF2 Shortcut key disable

I when using the Lubuntu 14.04 desktop and playing TF2. If I press CTRL + Spacebar TF2 minimize. The key combo doesn't do anything in other programs. I do not have this problem on other desktops like ...
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Full Automatic Scheduled Download in Lubuntu

As the Question Said,I want to schedule daily download at night -when I'm absent- I've doing this in past (windows xp) by using wake up feature in bios and in idm set schedule task and when arrived at ...
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Can't login after installing LXQt on 14.04

I am using Lubuntu 14.04. I read about LXQt, the next generation lightweight desktop environment, so I decided to try it. I added this PPA and then did apt-get update/upgrade and installed the ...
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keyboard backlight for fujitsu lifebook u810

I have recently acquired a Fujitsu Lifebook u810, and set up a vista Lubuntu dualboot. I do not need most of the Fujitsu drivers, just the keyboard light. I am a linux noob and I could not figure out ...
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Cannot select content on dvd in Acidrip

I am using Acidrip 0. 14 and Lubuntu 14. 04. Typed in '/dev/sr0' in the video source path field and at the bottom left corner it says 'DVD read ok' but nothing shows up in the large window under the ...
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Libre Office can't access Windows partition [closed]

In Lubuntu, Libre Office can't open any files from my C partition (dual boot with Windows XP). Abiword on the other hand, does do the trick. Xnview and VLC player have the same problem. How is this ...
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Lubuntu Graphical Bugs

I've Been Installed Lubuntu in Desktop and after "upgrade" some graphical/theme bugs appeared. example screenshot:
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Lubuntu installation

I'm new to Ubuntu, and so far I love it. I've done a couple of installs of Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on some old computers from a LiveCD a coworker gave me. I'm now interested in upgrading my network, ...
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Lubuntu 14.04 Sylpheed email retrieves old deleted mail

Just installed Lubuntu 14.04 on a Dell Dimension 4700. On Sylpheed email when I retrieve mail It retrieves old deleted email from more than two (2) years ago. Is there a particular way to set it to ...
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Initrd regeneration on every installation

After upgrading to 14.04 and switching to lubuntu I noticed that almost any package installation entails initrd regeneration: $ aptitude reinstall udev ... update-initramfs: deferring update (trigger ...