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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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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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239 views

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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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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331 views

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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591 views

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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394 views

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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1answer
857 views

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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4answers
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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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2answers
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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 ...
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Dependency not satisfiable - Offline deb package install

I have a new installation that has no chance of an internet connection. Since I want to add a few development software packages, I downloaded a few *.deb files. The problem is that for every package ...
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Offline Repository or CD Source

I have Ubuntu 12.04 installed on a physical machine which cannot be connected to the internet. The originally ISO was downloaded from Ubuntu's official site and burnt straight to CD. From various ...
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Where are thunderbird messages saved while offline?

Yesterday I wrote an email while offline and, since it was not ready I chose the "save" option instead of "send later". My account is a gmail account and now that I'm connected, I can't find the ...
0
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Is there a version of the wubi installer that can be used offline? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: ubuntu-12.04-wubi-i386.tar.xz for the wubi installer I have a PC with Windows currently running on it with no internet connection, and I'd like to try Ubuntu on it ...
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1answer
42 views

Info on installing [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I install software or packages without Internet (offline)? I was thinking of installing Ubuntu on one of my computers for a test run to see how I like it, but ...
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783 views

I want to play mp3 in rythmbox but it says python v2 plugins requires mpeg-1 layer mp3 decoder but i dont have internet on that computer,

Because i use internet from usb device which supports only on windows, and when I downloaded offline files from packages.ubuntu.com and linuxappsfinder.com and tried to install them in ubuntu, i just ...
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How can I install Wine without Internet?

I don’t have Internet, and I use Internet through a USB modem device which is supported in only Windows, so I tried to install Wine to run that software, and I downloaded Wine but it says dependency ...
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Installing software on an offline Ubuntu server

Assuming that I have a server with Ubuntu server newly installed on it. I was thinking of installing the very same version on Virtual Box (Or any other virtualization software), connect it to the ...
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12.04 can't connect to wired network/ crashes

I've tried the server and desktop version of 12.04 and I get the same issues: Entire system crashes while trying to install updates Loses ability to connect to network (usually after a crash) I ...
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How can I save my installed packages on an external device so that i don't have to connect to internet on every new install [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I install software or packages without Internet (offline)? I have a compac presario laptop. Whenever i try to install a new ubuntu my wireless driver (broadcom) ...
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Download softwares along with dependancy

I am trying to download xen hypervisor so that when ever Internet isn't available I can install it. I am using this: sudo apt-get download xen-hypervisor-4.1-i386 This will create a .deb file, but ...
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642 views

How can I install drivers and other applications without an Internet connection? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I install software or packages without Internet (offline)? I'm Zaw Lin from Myanmar and i'm new to ubuntu. I'm having difficulties about installing drivers and ...
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How to install programs on other Ubuntu machines without using the Internet

I have several computers running Ubuntu. I also have a slow Internet connection. If I install programs using apt-get, does that put installation files somewhere which I can access, so that I can use ...
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1answer
622 views

I need to install my sql server 5.1 where there is no internet connection

Please kindly help me at the following issue. Currently I don't have an Internet connection and I need to install MySQL server on Ubuntu 11.04 without any rpm packages. I have only the tar file with ...
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How can I browse Ubuntu Wiki offline?

I am accustomed to offline wiki browsing. I thought it would be great if I can read Ubuntu wiki in the same way. Is there anyway I can read Ubuntu Wiki offline? Help will be much appreciated if I ...
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2answers
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How can I install 'Adobe Flash Player' offline?

My friend has a computer with Ubuntu 12.04 32 bit, but he has no internet connection. He'd like to install the Adobe Flash Player on his computer. How to do that?
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QT Installation Missing compiler

I have used Linux in the past but not for a long time and so I am a bit rusty so apologise if I am asking something obvious or in the wrong stackexchange site. There are a few things with regards to ...
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1answer
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Install build-essential without apt

I am not connected to the network and it seems I need build-essentials to get the drivers working. Best I can do is transfer the packages by thumb drive. What is the process for offline installations ...
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Can I use Kubuntu Live CD to install kubuntu-desktop package on a Ubuntu installation?

I have got Ubuntu and Kubuntu live CD ISO. I installed Ubuntu on My Machine. But I want to install kubuntu-desktop package to try KDE. But this is a huge Internet download, which I do not afford. Can ...
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476 views

WxPython 2.8 Offline Installation on Ubuntu 9.10 with 2 version of Python

How do you do an offline installation of wx 2.8.12 for python2.7 on Ubuntu with python 2.6 as default Python? Tried searching on google but can't found anything specific. I'm a noob with Linux. ...
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How can I download archive of ubuntu community documentation so that i can use it offline?

How can I download archive of ubuntu community documentation so that i can use it offline?
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how can I download application to add to several desktops so I woundn't download the apps on each computer from the internet? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I install software or packages without internet (offline)? I am helping a non-profit put ubuntu on donated computers to give to children. We Install ubuntu on a ...
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722 views

Install wizard flickering dialog: “Wired Network - Disconnected - You are now offline”

I'm installing a fresh copy of Ubuntu Linux version 11.10. When going through the install wizard, there is a black popup in the top right hand corner of the screen that keeps flickering randomly and ...
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Can I reinstall and keep updates and software from my wubi installation?

I already have Ubuntu 11.10 which I installed it using 'wubi'. Now I noticed that this kind of installation have some limitation like I can't hibernate and etc. Now I want to reinstall my Ubuntu ...
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1answer
185 views

Useful Sites for Ubuntu Offline User? [duplicate]

I want to know useful site for offline user who there is know Internet connection but they use Ubuntu. I mean the site to download offline software packages.
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Ubuntu: Where to download ubuntu repository [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I install software offline? I have installed the ubuntu 11.10 on my PC but unfortunately my internet connection is not working there now i was wondering if i ...
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How can I cache specific web pages for offline viewing?

I occassionally need to work offline by accident or design. I'd like to maintain a flexible list of web pages that I can cache for easy offline access. Notes: I'd like to simulate online browsing ...
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1answer
662 views

Ubuntu 11.10 disconnects me from internet (cable)

I'm connected to the Internet via router (wired) and Ubuntu disconnects me from it. I have to manually disconnect from my network (via panel in top-right corner) and connect again. I don't know why. ...
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Can Ubuntu One Music Store be used offline?

I have a Zune HD and want to be able to listen to music without an internet connection. Would this be possible? Could I download the music to my computer and then put it on my Zune for the 3.99$ or ...
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How can I install software without internet? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I install software offline? At this moment I have next situation: I have 2 computers: First computer with Windows 7 and connection to the internet; Second ...
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3answers
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How to download Stanford Open Classroom videos?

I am using Ubuntu 11.10 & want to download Stanford Open Classroom videos..basically for offline viewing, Ex: http://openclassroom.stanford.edu/MainFolder/CoursePage.php?course=WebApplications ...
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481 views

Ubuntu One - Offline Sync Music on Android

What is the easiest/best way to make files available off line (offline cache) - I am on Android 2.3 on HTC Desire.. I have an option saying save to phone but all that happens when I select songs and ...
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1answer
2k views

how to install ruby offline?

I am trying to install ruby on a server which does not have connection to internet. I have copied ruby-1.9.2-p180.tar into ~/.rvm/archives. I tried to run rvm install ruby-1.9.2-p180 after that, but ...