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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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3answers
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Gmail offline on Firefox 4.0.1: “Offline Mail is not supported by your browser”

I am using Ubuntu 11.04 and its default browser Firefox 4.0.1. A pretty standard configuration, so I am surprised that Gmail offline cannot be configured and tells me: Offline Mail is not ...
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2answers
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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 ...
3
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2answers
801 views

How do we install Unity-2D and dependencies offline?

We have installed 11.04 32-bit on an old machine that has no internet connection and with a graphics card that is not suitable for running Compiz or Unity. Still, we would like to run Unity-2D on this ...
3
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2answers
186 views

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 ...
3
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1answer
4k views

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 ...
3
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1answer
482 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 ...
3
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2answers
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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 ...
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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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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 ...
2
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2answers
4k views

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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3answers
196 views

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?
2
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1answer
749 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 ...
2
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2answers
159 views

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 ...
2
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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 ...
2
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1answer
557 views

How do I install non-free drivers and codecs without an Internet connection?

I have installed ubuntu 10.10 on my pc. I dont have internet connection. Now i haven't installed third party software like for music, video, graphics, display. So how do i do that? Please help me.
2
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1answer
169 views

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 ...
2
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1answer
82 views

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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0answers
495 views

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 ...
2
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2answers
163 views

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 ...
2
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0answers
268 views

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 ...
2
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0answers
677 views

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 ...
2
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0answers
72 views

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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5answers
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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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3answers
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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 ...
1
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3answers
729 views

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 ...
1
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1answer
481 views

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 ...
1
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1answer
1k views

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 ...
1
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1answer
43 views

How to download and install a single package with all it's dependencies? [duplicate]

How to download a package with all its dependencies So that it can be installed later on another computer without the internet. I tried at Official packages for Ubuntu. But it also needs to be ...
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2answers
579 views

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 ...
1
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1answer
1k views

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 ...
1
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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 ...
1
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1answer
125 views

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 ...
1
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1answer
480 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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0answers
23 views

How to download the latest Ubuntu repo and make it available locally in my PC offline? [duplicate]

I want to install Ubuntu in a PC with no internet access. I want to have a local copy of the repositories in an external HD drive. This external HD drive is formatted as NTFS and has about 1 TB of ...
1
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1answer
20 views

Access to Ubuntu Server 12.04 offline

How to login in Ubuntu Server when server is offline? After start booting ubuntu screen show nothing (refresh rate is out of range). I try Ctrl + Alt + F1 and other and I still have not access to my ...
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3answers
178 views

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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0answers
43 views

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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0answers
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Optimal Ways of Installing and Maintaining Ubuntu Installations while off line (Starting with DVDs)?

I got my installations from Raring Ringtail which offers Xubuntu, L, K, GNOME and Unity. Let me also state that I know these version are already probably dated, since open source is always moving. I ...
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0answers
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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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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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0answers
260 views

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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2answers
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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
600 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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0answers
41 views

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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1answer
1k views

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 ...
0
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1answer
1k views

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 ...
0
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1answer
657 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. ...
0
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1answer
34 views

How to get the updates after installing Ubuntu 14.04

I'm having a bit of a problem, before I install Ubuntu 14.04 on my laptop as dual boot, I thought of trying it before I jump into any unknown waters.. My problem is that I'm not able to install the ...
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2answers
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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 ...