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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How to connect to a shared folder in windows xp?

Alright, so I am trying to access a shared folder on Windows XP (on another computer). Both are connected to the Internet and on the same network. They run in Windows Virtual machines (that came with ...
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Uninstalled unity and installed lubuntu; now its showing: failed to load session ubuntu; none of the given solutions working

I uninstalled unity using sudo apt-get remove unity unity-2d unity-2d-panel unity-2d-spread unity-asset-pool unity-services unity-lens-files unity-lens-music unity-lens-applications gir1.2-unity-5.0 ...
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Intermittent internet name resolution

I have a problem with name resolution (I believe). I have recently installed LXLE 12.04.3. When I search for updates, I get a number of "something wicked happened" responses and it can't find all of ...
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No DEFAULT or UI configuration directive found (I know this is a duplicate hang on…)

I followed instructions for making USB lubuntu installation thumb drive from their site formatted USB drive on FAT format (also tried with FAT32 format) Boot from thumb drive got error No DEFAULT or ...
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WNA1000m driver is already installed but no internet

i installed lubuntu desktop on Ubuntu 12.04 today. It installed successfully. i have netgear WNA1000m micro usb adapter and its driver seems to be installed properly... only problem is how many ever ...
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network icon problem in lxpanel in lubuntu

I have recently installed lubuntu-desktop in Ubuntu 12.04. In the lxpanel I have a network icon which shows my current network connection status. I have a wired connection [ethernet] which connects ...
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Lubuntu 13.10 missing Try without installation option

I just created a Lubuntu 13.10 LiveDVD via UNetbootin on my Ubuntu 13.04 system, in order to be able to use Lubuntu on an old work computer that runs slowly on Windows XP (a Dell Optiplex GOX 270, in ...
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Keyboard shortcut to shutdownPC in lubuntu desktop 12.04

I have recently installed lubuntu-desktop metapackage in my Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. But in lubuntu I can't find any keyboard shortcut to shutdown or logout [in Unity or Gnome I used Ctrl+Alt+Del but now it ...
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Transferring Ubuntu from one HDD to another

So basically, I just got Lubuntu back, but the partition is on my music HDD, not my OS HDD (both old 40GB :P ). Is there any way that I can transfer the dual boot to my OS HDD?
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Is an internal hdd required to “try ubuntu from disk”?

I have an old laptop (Thinkpad T60 4gb ram, intel duo core 2.16ghz cpu) that does not have a hard drive in it. I want to test it out before buying a hard drive for it. I used pen drive usb installer ...
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Stuck on login screen!

I have only one user account on Lubuntu 13.10 and the automatic access was enabled. I decided to change this option, I wanted to see the login screen on startup where I can choose the user and run the ...
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How to fix Lubuntu GUI

As the title states, my Lubuntu 13.10 install isn't working quite right currently. I installed everything just fine and was just getting comfortable with my setup. A few of the games I play were ...
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Missing administrator options Lubuntu?

I'm running Lubuntu and posts say that you can add drivers by using System > Administration > Hardware/Additional Drivers. There is no such menu choice. I have system tools or preferences. Neither ...
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How to make my netbook Wifi hotspot in Lubuntu 13.10?

In ubuntu , in the network settings there is an option to make your computer wifi hotspot. In lubuntu I cant find that option. I am using Lubuntu 13.10.
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FeedingBottle and Fern's Wifi Cracker aren't showing up after being installed

I got Lubuntu (Release 12.04 (precise) 32-bit,Kernel Linux 3.2.0-58-generic,GNOME 3.4.2). I got the deb for both FeedingBottle and Fern's Wifi Cracker. Both look like they installed correctly, no ...
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Graphics corruption on Lubuntu 13.10

I recently installed Lubuntu 13.10 on my iBook G4 PowerPC using the Alternate installer and the installation, as far as I know, went fine, as no errors came up. I then rebooted and it booted fine. ...
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System wide proxy in lubuntu?

Is there an easy way (preferably GUI) to set system wide proxy in lubuntu? There are some answers but they are difficult and they need many terminal commands to run.
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Witch one to download for my pc?

Hello i want to instal lubuntu in my old pc Amd64 processor with 255mb ram and hard drive 57Gb i found this two link for my pc https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Lubuntu/Alternate_ISO ...
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Ruby's ri not working - 'Marshall data too short'

I'm running Lubuntu 13.10, I installed Ruby (1.9.3p194), Gems(1.8.23), ri(4.1.1), rdoc and some gems (Rails, RSpec, haml...) from the apt-get repository. When I try to run ri, it gives me the ...
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Lubuntu 13.10 package held back

I have recently upgraded my Lubuntu flavor to 13.10 Saucy Salamander. However in a recent update, cairo-dock is being held back. I've combed through the forums and the typical fixes are not working ...
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No sound (no sound card detected)

I'm installing an old laptop for a mentally challenged person who only uses it to listen to music and surf online. A Packard Bell easynote S5. I've installed Lubuntu 13.10 and everything works ...
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ATI Fglrx driver problem

After installing the Fglrx drivers from the Lubuntu software center, my computer stopped working. Actually only after I rebooted. I have a 1080p monitor and it says "please set 1920*1080@60Hz as ...
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Installing Ubuntu 13.10 on a partition in Windows 8.1 PC with UEFI firmware [duplicate]

I had purchased a new ASUS G55V Laptop, that comes with installed Windows 8. A few months ago, I tried to install Ubuntu on a separate partition. However, things went haywire and my laptop was ...
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sudo add-apt-repository ppa:lubuntu-desktop/ppa shows “404 not found”

Is there a replacement repository for the following two Lubuntu PPA's: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:lubuntu-desktop/ppa sudo add-apt-repository ppa:lubuntu-desktop I receive a 404 not found on ...
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Which Linux on my netbook? [duplicate]

My netbook is an ACER AOD257. It has 1.66GHz, 1 GB of RAM and 320 GB HDD. I am looking for the fastest Linux operative system on my computer. I have tried Lubuntu and I like it, but it is too much ...
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Splash screen before Ubiquity install

I am using the Ubuntu Customization Kit to build a customized linux distro. I am attempting to change the splash screen that appears before the Ubiquity Installer in Lubuntu 13.10. I have been able to ...
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“ls” is not listing any user's under /home directory in Ubuntu

Am very new to Ubuntu and I got a machine which was used by some one before. Now I don't know how to recover login credentials. I tried to enter to root and tried to see the user names. I used ls ...
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Lubuntu (LXDE) and Dolphin filemanager

I'm using Lubuntu 13.10. I'm really satisfied with LXDE except for the file manager PCManFM which not enough features. So I've decided to switch to dolphin which I've downloaded using synaptic. The ...
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Issues with running Ardesia on Lubuntu 13.10

I am trying to achieve the setup described by Roman in this thread: Drawing over the desktop (I'm trying Option 2, using Ardesia with xcompmgr) I really could use this solution to make instructional ...
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Cannot mount Android phone as USB in Lubuntu 12.04

I am trying to mount my Sony Xperia phone as a USB mass storage device. I open terminal and type: lsusb Bus 001 Device 004: ID 0fce:0192 Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications AB Bus 001 Device 001: ...
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Add another layout in Lubuntu

I want to type in Hindi in Lubuntu, so I can use it in Google Chrome.
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Ubuntu version for old Macintosh computers

I have several old Macintosh computers such as, LC475, Mac 2 or Mac ll ,G3, Quadra 605, Performa 6220CD, Macintosh 8100 ? Also, if you can match up your system version, what vrowser will work with ...
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Lubuntu suddenly black screen after login

So having Lubuntu on Laptop. The laptop screen is broken (flickering and such) so usually using a the TV or a monitor connected to the laptop to do stuff. Now for some reason when starting it goes to ...
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Adding a Google Docs link to my desktop

How can I add a Google Docs link with a Google Docs icon to my Desktop?
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Mounted Samba permission problem

I use Lubuntu as server machine and have few Lubuntu client machines. On server Samba config file is configured that there is no need for passwords and everyone can write. I added every user who ...
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Error installing sdl2 on lubuntu 12.10

Trying to install the love game engine but I seem to be unable to install the SDL2. I get an error about its dependencies. I googled around and tried to purge but it didn't work. How can I ...
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Lubuntu installation stalls on Toughbook CF-51

Trying to install Lubuntu 12.04 alternate on Panasonic Toughbook CF-51: CPU: Intel Centrino Mobile Pentium-M 1,7GHz RAM: 512MB, PC2700 333MHz DDR SDRAM Hard Drive: 60.0GB 4200RPM Optical Drive: ...
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how to add f.lux to startup applications on lubuntu?

I installed f.lux on lubuntu and want to add it to startup application. How can I find f.lux location at file system and add it to startup application?
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Why does lxsession looks different than normal?

I sshed into a Lubuntu 12.04 box. I then did lxsession. The problem: it looked totally different than the computer I was sshing into! How would I use ssh to have a desktop that looks reasonably ...
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Lubuntu 13.10 Alternate install with LUKS LVM partition “adding additional” step failed

Setting up a dual boot Lubuntu and Windows 7 system on an old Gateway netbook. There are 3 existing Windows partitions, and during the Lubuntu install, I created two logical partitions, a small one ...
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Wubi fails to install Lubuntu 12.04

Exception: Could not retrieve the required installation files That happens everytime Wubi is finished installing Lubuntu. I know there are questions like this, except I can't use a USB big enough ...
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Lubuntu 12.04 & Steam

I have a very old laptop (Pentium M 1800 inside :D), and installed Lubuntu on it. Because of problems with the PAE kernel, I used LUbuntu 12.04 alternate install as described here. This worked out ...
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I cannot login following updates

Following updates and a reboot I would attempt to login to lubuntu and the login dialogue would disappear as usual but that would be it. No task bar, no right click menu or icons. I have tried the ...
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CTRL+C / CTRL+V don't work with PCManFM

Sometimes the file browser of my Lubuntu OS(PCManFM) doesn't accept CTRL+C / CTRL+V commands. I have to copy files using the mouse. CTRL+X have this random problem as well; furthermore icons of files ...
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Nvidia MX 440 drivers?

I have another pc,a Pentium IV with a Nvidia MX 440, I installed Lubuntu 13.10 , but it doesn't have the drivers for the video, which version do you recommend?
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Lubuntu on Acer netbook detects VGA monitor, but monitor not showing anything

Hope someone can help me with a rather frustrating issue: I've installed Lubuntu on an old Acer netbook (Aspire One, to be exact), but my 1920x1080 monitor is not showing anything when connected to ...
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Can't read/edit existing files

I have Ubuntu (Lubuntu 12.04) installed on sd card which i use in mk802 mini pc. When i mount sd card on my PC (Ubuntu 12.04) there is no possibility to read/edit files related to ssh (e.g. ...
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Is there any app for lubuntu which has ability to remotely turn on the PC and use it and then tun it off also

Is there any app for lubuntu which has ability to remotely turn on the PC and use it and then tun it off also. I want it as my computer is in NewYork and I want to access some files in my office at ...
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How can I see my System details in a Graphical way? (in Lubuntu)

I am new to LUbuntu. In Windows, if I want to know my system properties, I see it by going to Control Panel and clicking on the System icon. What are the equivalents of these features in LUbuntu, ...
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Lubuntu 12.04 on Powerbook G4

I've been trying to resurrect an old Powerbook G4. So I tried Lubuntu 12.04. It boots up to this error message: "ERROR: Firmware fload the correct version for this driver.ile "b43/ucode5.fw" is not ...