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update thru windows

I can't update my Ubuntu 12.4 until I get my network going and no I have no Network. My Wifi need drivers that I have from Windows but need I think NDWSWrapper, plus two other software. where can I go ...
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How to save downloaded updates only to be used on a computer without internet

I searched askubuntu and got many solution, many of which are very complicated and eats huge bandwidth like say building an off-line deb archive. Is there any manual way to save the installed updated ...
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How can I upgrade Ubuntu 12.04 to Ubuntu 14.04 offline?

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 on my computer and I want to upgrade to Ubuntu 14.04. I do not have internet at home, so I need to do the upgrade offline. On openSUSE there a way to make the upgrade offline ...
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Offline 'email' messaging between users - LTSP

We have an Ubuntu 12.04 LTSP network set up a school with about 40 users. We currently do not have internet access at the school. I'd like for students to be able to communicate with each other using ...
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Can Ubuntu run without internet?

I have already installed Ubuntu on my laptop and I want to ask if Ubuntu can still run without internet.. Thanks!
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How to install/upgrade Chromium offline?

I am running Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS, in which I also use Chromium browser. Now, I always install/upgrade files on Ubuntu in offline mode. Though, I never had any problem with any application ever, I never ...
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Mirror a XUBUNTU repo from a MAC

Is there some solution to mirror a the XUBUNTU official repositories from a MAC computer? I need it to copy the whole repo to an external hardrive and configure the repo locally to install softwares ...
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Using a Windows Server as an Ubuntu Update repository

I am building an Ubuntu server in a Sandbox VM environment. The only system that has access to the internet is the Windows WSUS server. I would like to use this same server as an Ubuntu update ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 usb iphone 4s tethering

I just installed Ubuntu 12.04 and I can't get the tethering to work. I found many solutions to this problem, but I don't have Internet access except the iPhone. And most of the fixes are online based ...
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What checks should be used when installling non-repository or offline software?

Case 1) Let's say some software isn't available in the repositories and you have to download it from a website and install it. Case 2) You have downloaded a DRM free paid software but can no longer ...
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Optimal Ways of Installing and Maintaining Ubuntu Installations while off line (Starting with DVDs)?

Please let me begin by saying that I live on a sailboat and if ever I do have a decent internet connection, I do not have it often or for very long. I do much of my computing offline (which is why I ...
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How can I install the necesarry drivers for my printer without web connection?

I know a lot of people have similar questions but I looked and did not find any that helped me. I am running ubuntu and osx on my macbook pro. I have tried to get connected to the internet... I ...
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How to routinely back up files on Ubuntu Server 12.XX? [duplicate]

I would like to know how I can setup a automated backup for Ubuntu server to either make a compressed backup of a group of files or upload them to a remote server. I don't need a whole system backup ...
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Would my downloaded Ubuntu, require an Internet Conncetion?

So I download a setup of Ubuntu 12.04 LTS of about 600 MB (don't remember the actual size) and burned it on a USB using unetbootin. So, Is that Ubuntu, the Offline Installer? As I cant run online ...
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Offline upgrade to Kubuntu 13.10

I do not have access to reliable internet access at home, but can get access to decent internet now and then. Given that there are no alternate CDs being produced, what's the best way to do an offline ...
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How to do an offline Upgrade from Quantal (12.04) to Saucy (13.10)

Back when 12.10 was released, the Alternative CDs were dropped. Without those it seems that is is not possible to upgrade from one version of Kubuntu to a newer version unless you have a direct ...
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Install Ubuntu 13.04 offline [duplicate]

I want to install ubuntu 13.04 using wubi (without partition) and offline instalation. could anyone help me? Everytime i install, it always download.. Dell Inspiron 1440
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Offline fix for ubuntu 12.10 WiFi?

I have absolutely no way of connecting ethernet to my computer or any other device like a dongle to my computer. I've tried multiple things to get the WiFi to work with ubuntu 12.10 Is there an ...
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How to install a wireless driver offline

SoI have been trying Ubuntu but it won't recognize the broadcom wireless card on my mobo. there are some broadcom divers under the drivers section in settings, but, as I cant download them I got them ...
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install Electum (BTC) on offline live USB

I would like to install the bitcoin client Electrum on an offline live USB drive. This would help to create and restore wallets most securely. The install instructions are as follows: Install ...
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(Ubuntu 12.04 LTS) PHP 5.4 offline install

I searched but didnt find solution to our problem... We have offline (intranet) Ubuntu 12.04 LTS installation. We made local offline Ubuntu 12.04 repo mirror (updating once in a week) and I can ...
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how to upgrade ubuntu 10.04 LTS to ubuntu 13.04 without internet?

No internet,NO cd/dvd rom, only USB. I have no idea how to upgrade the system. Any one can tell?
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Installing Ubuntu software offline [duplicate]

I have a rather unusual problem: I need to be able to download Ubuntu software on an online machine, burn it on a disk, and install it on an offline machine. The software download needs to include all ...
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From where I can backup gmail offline chrome app data for migrating to another ubuntu

I have gmail offline app installed in Chrome. It has all my mail messages and attachments sync (offline stored) to my computer. Now I want to take backup of gmail-offline app data, As to use later on ...
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a catch-22 situation with apt-offline

I am installing ubuntu 12.04 onto a HP 1U rack server that is in a lab with no internet connection. I need to install PHP, Nginx and other packages so that I can run my web app on it that will serve ...
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Taking The Cores Offline

I have Intel® Core™ i7-2670QM CPU @ 2.20GHz × 8 process which has 4 physical cores and 4 logical cores. Most of the time i been on AskUbuntu, Watching videos, Basically no processor hungry ...
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Broken network libraries - Ubuntu 13.04

I was trying to get the right library dependencies to install a plotting software (Blop) and in the process I removed libraries such as libnm-util and libreadline, in an attempt to fix some possible ...
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Using previously downloaded debian packages for upgrading to Ubuntu 13.04

Before upgrading to Ubuntu 13.04 I downloaded most of required .deb packages separately. Now I have a folder with a lot of .deb packages needed for upgrade. How can I upgrade to Ubuntu 13.04 using ...
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How can I keep a machine without internet connection up to date?

My tower is offline but I would like to update my OS and its stock software. I am running the 64-bit Ubuntu 12.10 – the stock launch version – and can't really afford an internet connection. I tried ...
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Fully installed ubuntu 12.10 on blank PC. Everthing fine… allow updates… no wifi connection

This happened twice, because I blanked the PC again (put it back to factory settings) after I gave up trying to solve the problem. I paid special attention. The wifi is found and officialised during ...
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Is that possible to install language pack offlinely? [duplicate]

I have a laptop, and I want to install Indonesian language pack. Unfortunately, there is no Internet connection. Can I install language packs offline (assuming I can download files in another ...
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If I create a Live usb bootable distro with persistence files, can I later use the usb to install to the hard drive?

I need to know if i create a Live usb bootable distro with persistence files, can i later use the usb to install the distro to the hard drive? If so will the persistence files install the distro in ...
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Offline upgrade from Ubuntu 12.10 to 13.04 using the installation disk

I'm currently in the process of writing an upgrade guide for the French-speaking community, and I'm having some problems doing an offline upgrade. What I'm trying to do is to upgrade an Ubuntu 12.10 ...
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Wubi offline installation error; failed

I'd read a guide to install Ubuntu using wubi offlinely, but it's failed. Wubi installer is exact at root folder of Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS desktop ISO file. This is some string on log file: 04-15 12:34 ...
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How to create package download script with correct dependencies?

In Synaptic it's possible to select a bunch of packages for installation (or reinstallation), then just click File → Generate package download script to get a set of commands to download the ...
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How can I install software without an internet connection? [duplicate]

I installed Ubuntu alongside Windows. If I don't have an internet connection, how can I manually install the audio plugins, some drivers and stuff like that? Is there any offline process where I can ...
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Wubi won't use my 64 bit desktop iso

I downloaded ubuntu-12.04.2-desktop-amd64.iso and wubi.exe from http://releases.ubuntu.com/precise/. I saved both the iso and wubi in the same folder. However, when I try to install Ubuntu wubi starts ...
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How can I put games on a USB stick for a LAN party?

Soon, I'll be attending a LAN party. There will be a couple of laptops, of which some have Windows 7 installed, and some Ubuntu 12.04. None of these laptops are connected to the internet. I want to ...
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Howto use apt-cacher-ng only when available?

I'm using apt-cacher-ng at my local network with the following configuration on the clients: Acquire::http { Proxy "http://acng-host:3142"; }; Some of the clients are laptops, so how do I configure ...
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How can I preseed package installation without a network connection?

I am working to create an unattended offline installation of the Ubuntu Server 12.04. I have everything preseeded so far, but I still can't figure out how to install other packages without requiring ...
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An offline-maps application

I'd like to have a software that allows me to download and view (OpenStreetMap-) maps of the whole world or a certain area I chose to download. Ideally, it should behave just like the map-website but ...
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Can't discover Wifi Network on my MACbook Air upon first reboot after installation

I recently installed Ubuntu 12.10 on my Macbook Air 2008. Installation went smoothly and I even managed to install other programs, and to navigate on the internet. After the first reboot I got a ...
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Is there a way on ubuntu to keep offline files like in windows?

In windows there is a option when you browse network folders that copies selected files to local disk. Then you can work with those files, create, modify, delete and when you are in the same network ...
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How do I download and install packages without an internet connection?

I need to install some packages to add a NIC driver to my kernel. Because I don't have it yet, it's not possible for me to do this from my system. What is the best way to solve my problem?
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offline installation of video plugins [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I install software or packages without Internet (offline)? Please help I installed Ubuntu11.10 32bit in an IBMTP41 notebook, that is NOT connected to the ...
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How to install packages without internet connection [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I install software or packages without Internet (offline)? I'm just beginner to linux operating system I have following doubts 1.Now i am using ubuntu 10.10 ...
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How to download kde or gnome from synaptic for offline installation

I know how to install GNOME 3 and KDE using apt-get. But i want to know how to, only download, from synaptic package manager, these shells. When i search for kubuntu-desktop in synaptic then the ...
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steam fatal error "steam needs to be online to update, but was set to offline movies.

I tried re-installing it but it simply kept giving me this error in a little window it also gives me an identical error some 3 seconds later without any new provocation.
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Regarding offline installe 12.10 [closed]

i m a windows user i want to remove it and install a fresh ubuntu 12.10 version on it so i'v got some questions regarding it Q1.what is a step-by-step procedure for offline download? i read it ...
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Getting .deb package dependencies for an offline Ubuntu computer through Windows

Basically I want to "batch" download a .deb file and all its dependencies at once on a Windows 7 machine (of which I do not have admin access, it is a public computer.) I've seen plenty of Ubuntu ...