a plug-in (or plugin) is a set of software components that adds specific abilities to a larger software application.

learn more… | top users | synonyms (3)

3
votes
1answer
40 views

How do I submit a browser plugin to software center

We have an app divided in two parts, a browser plugin and the actual app. The plugin is used to start our desktop app. These are not open-source. We want to submit our app to the software center but ...
0
votes
1answer
107 views

How to uninstall these Parole plugins

I'm using Xubuntu and while playing a YouTube video in Parole it said 'Parole needs text/html decoder to play this file' (I was pasting the link in Parole) I installed the asked plugins but still the ...
0
votes
1answer
213 views

Plugins to be downloaded [duplicate]

i am new to Ubuntu and have installed 13.10 on my new Lenovo G500 laptop and while i am still exploring the os, my mp3 cds & videos on my mobile are not playing and it says plugin required, but i ...
0
votes
0answers
29 views

Cannot add gedit plugin

Here I found a nice gedit plugin that I decided to install. The instructions on this page are based on the old ubuntu versions, so I tried another way: I downloaded the plugin, unpacked it, renamed ...
1
vote
0answers
29 views

Why would LADSPA and LV2 plugins stop working occasionally?

Over the years I've tried utilizing different Audio Production programs in linux, only to run into this problem at different points during my attempts to find a decent workflow. Finding a solution to ...
1
vote
1answer
415 views

installing Oracle Java 7 as Firefox (v. 22) plugin fails

I have installed Oracle Java 7 JRE under Ubuntu 12.04, and I am trying to get firefox (v. 22) to recognize it as a plugin. I've carefully followed these instructions: ...
1
vote
0answers
59 views

Gnome extensions don't work! I've tried everything!

When I go to https://extensions.gnome.org/, and try to install an extension, it clicks on, but nothing happens to my shell. Then, when I reload the page, the slider has turned off. Here are the things ...
0
votes
0answers
121 views

Installing the python 2.7 plugins to play the online radio

Whenever I want to stream the online radio tunein, it says: python(2.7) needs to install the plugins to play the file of type txt/html decoder And the result is that I am not able to play the ...
0
votes
2answers
522 views

Anything that requires flash looks green and purple, and small [duplicate]

HI I am new to the Ubuntu community and Operating System (Ubuntu 12.04). After having recommended from my Compute Programming Teacher, I decided to install it. I'm satisfied with the operating system ...
1
vote
1answer
35 views

How do I add convert wav into flac to the context menu?

I would like to right click on an wav-audio file in Nautilus or Dolphin and convert it to a FLAC-audio file that way with the highest possible loss less compression.
0
votes
1answer
895 views

Google Play Plugin for Rhythmbox

Hey guys, I'm a Google Play Music user running Rhythmbox 2.99.1 on Ubuntu 13.10. Recently, I found a link to a Google Play Music Plugin that had instructions on how to install the plugin. After ...
1
vote
3answers
948 views

Update java plug-in

Chrome and Firefox are using java plug-in 1.7.0_25, which is automatically disabled because it is not a safe version (I should install plug-in 1.7.2_45). The problem is that it doesn't matter what I ...
0
votes
0answers
17 views

why won't flash plugin upload?

Why won't the flash plugin download to my computer? I uploaded wine but still no success. when I try to download the program, it attempts to load but then comes back saying the download was ...
1
vote
0answers
152 views

show C output in gedit's embedded terminal

I use gedit to write simple C code (learning basic C now). There is a plugin to embed terminal into gedit, like: I want to have a shortcut key, say F5 to compile the current .c file (gcc -o ...) ...
0
votes
0answers
159 views

Removing unwanted Unity-Lenses, Dash Plugins in Ubuntu 13.10 [duplicate]

How to remove unwanted lenses such as: Files Photo Music Video I think the Home and Applications Lenses are enough for me. And one more thing; in Ubuntu Software Centre > Categories > Themes & ...
0
votes
1answer
679 views

Is it just me or are the gedit plugins in 13.10 incomplete?

The update went smooth but all my saved sessions from gedit in 13.04 are gone. I'm trying to figure out if those just weren't ready for prime time and were left out or if this is a system problem. ...
1
vote
2answers
2k views

gedit-developer-plugins on Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy Salamander

I've installed gedit-developer-plugins on a fresh Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy Salamander I've lauched gedit (from the terminal) but when I turn a GDP plugin on (in this case GDP Find) I get the following ...
1
vote
1answer
207 views

Compiz plugin (Grid) does not update in CCSM

I upgraded to 13.10. Compiz itself has been updated properly to 0.9.10.2, but in CCSM, one* plugin (Grid) shows up as the old version. I know it has been changed and I can actually see the updated ...
4
votes
1answer
1k views

How to install separate+ gimp-plugin for cmyk support?

In order to open CMYK photoshop files, I want to install the separate+ plugin for gimp. Since for building separate+ from sources it is required editing the makefile by hand(?), I was hoping for an ...
0
votes
0answers
13 views

how to install plugin in browser for video call in facebook [duplicate]

My question is how I can do video calls on Facebook? I recently installed Ubuntu 12.04. I really like the OS but I can not make video calls on Facebook and this is terrible.
1
vote
0answers
166 views

can someone give me precise instructions on how to install the compiz stereo3d plugin on ubuntu 13.04

i looked at this link and tried all the instructions http://ddudek.pl/?p=39 first i tried this sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ddudek/stereo3d-stable sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install ...
2
votes
1answer
301 views

gedit plugin to highlight all instances of selection

Using gedit 3, I've tried multiple plugins to highlight all instances of the current selection (a la Notepad++): https://code.google.com/p/smart-highlighting-gedit/ ...
0
votes
0answers
30 views

Porting a compiz plugin

I'm trying to port a compiz plugin from an older version to 0.9x I'm absolutely new to developing compiz plugins and so not really sure where to begin. I've looked at some simple compiz plugins on ...
0
votes
0answers
31 views

Closing windows from alt+tab switcher?

Are there any plugins for Compiz that would make it possible to close windows from the alt+tab switcher menu? It would be a huge boost to my productivity as compared to Windows
0
votes
2answers
142 views

Desktop Disapeared

I disabled the unity plug-in, and now all I can see on my desktop is my wallpaper. I am using ubuntu 12.04 lts. Is there anyway to fix this? I just wanted to be able to customize my desktop some, and ...
0
votes
0answers
175 views

Simple step by step approach to install plugin instruments for Ardour 3.4?

I have recently installed Ardour 3.4 in Ubuntu 13.04 and have also downloaded a whole bunch of free softsynths to go with it. so the obvious question is how do I get them to work with Ardour? I am ...
0
votes
1answer
278 views

Ubuntu 12.10 Minecraft Bukkitt Server Settings/Plugins

I recently installed a Craftbukkit basic server on my Ubuntu 12.10 system. Note I did this without the desktop/gnome, all done on the command line. Now that I have the basic server I really need help ...
0
votes
0answers
12 views

error while installing flash plugin [duplicate]

I'm a newbie, I have this problem when I try to install flash player plugin in my Ubuntu. this is the error message: E: Malformed line 56 in source list /etc/apt/sources.list (dist parse) E: The list ...
0
votes
1answer
37 views

Plugin ubuntu Desktop [closed]

I'm want to do a plugin to Ubuntu in my term paper, but i never had seen something like this to ubuntu. I want to know about the complexity to "extend" an OS, how much time will spend to do something ...
0
votes
0answers
30 views

Google Play Movies on Ubuntu? [duplicate]

Has anyone found a solution for Google Play Movies on Ubuntu? I am looking for a solid, reliable fix. It frankly is the only barrier I have left to installing full Ubuntu on all my computers. Someone ...
4
votes
2answers
60 views

How do I install browser plugins in a centralized way?

I have 5 users on an ubuntu box and I want each user to have AdBlock+ (and a few others) for both FireFox and Chrome. Is there a way to avoid logging in as each one with GUI and starting both ...
0
votes
0answers
174 views

Can't download Java Critical Security Update in Chrome Plugin

I can't download the Java Critical Security Update in Chrome Plugins. I keep trying but I can't download it. I need somebody to walk me through how to do it, as I am very new to Linux.
0
votes
2answers
1k views

HP Laserjet 1000 printer installation poblem in Ubuntu 13.04 on HP G60-533CL Notebook

How can I install an HP Laserjet 1000 printer on my HP G60-533CL Notebook on Ubuntu 13.04 ?
0
votes
0answers
191 views

Need to reinstall printer (HP Lasejet 1000) plugin everytime

I'm using Ubuntu 13.04 X64, I've installed HPLIP 3.13.3-1, Anytime I am printing something my printer doesn't work, it asks for the plugin. When i install the plugin required it prints well, but when ...
0
votes
0answers
129 views

Ad-ons & Plugin required in Firefox for IP Camera

We are working on Ubuntu 11.10 and using Mozilla Firefox 20. I am using Network IP Camera, but I am not able to access the camera. Do I require Mozilla Firefox streaming plugin or other Ad-ons?
0
votes
0answers
34 views

Ardour only finds certain plugins

So, now I've got Ardour 3.1 running (Along with my MIDI controller). Despite having downloaded a few LV2 plugins, Ardour only detects a handful (from what I can gather, those in the /usr/lib/dssi ...
0
votes
0answers
49 views

How can I make little padlocks appear with Pidgin Encryption?

I am running Pidgin 2.10.7 on Ubuntu 12.04, with Pidgin Encryption 3.1. Encryption is working (as far as I can tell), but I don't get a little padlock icon when talking to someone over encrypted chat. ...
0
votes
0answers
241 views

Plugin Finder can't find plugin

I've just got a new version of Ubuntu 12.4 running. I'm having a bit of a problem with the Plugin Finder not finding the plug in it's looking for. I notice it mainly in Firefox (maybe that's the only ...
0
votes
0answers
103 views

How to install correctly animation add-on compiz ubuntu 13.04 [duplicate]

I am new to this forum, and I have a small problem with compiz, and its settings manager. For some reason, I can't seem to get the Animation Add-On to appear in the settings manager. (I am really ...
0
votes
0answers
59 views

how to install missing vlc http plugin

is there any command to find and install missing vlc http plugin on Ubuntu?If there is no command what are the steps to achieve same?
0
votes
1answer
560 views

Troubleshooting Oracle Java 7 with Firefox

I run Ubuntu 13.04 with up-to-date Firefox and Oracle Java 7 is installed from the package oracle-java7-installer from the ppa:webupd8team/java PPA. Java doesn't work in Firefox. When I start ...
0
votes
1answer
254 views

Mozilla plugin not found to install icedtea

I couldn't configure icedtea web plugin because the ./configure commands fails due to an such an error: Package requirements (mozilla-plugin) were not met: No package 'mozilla-plugin' found Consider ...
3
votes
1answer
209 views

Help wanted with customising the markdown panel in gedit

I have gedit 3.6.2 (Lubuntu 13.04) and I've installed a plugin from gedit-markdown: support for Markdown language in gedit that allows me to preview markdown text in a bottom or side panel within ...
0
votes
0answers
336 views

Java applets not running in Ubuntu 12.04

I was recently messing around with my standard Firefox installation in Ubuntu 12.04 and ended up completely deleting it. Then I downloaded Firefox 20 from their site and things were going fine until ...
0
votes
1answer
415 views

Need to reinstall printer (HP Lasejet 1018) plugin everytime

I'm using Ubuntu 13.04 64-bit and HPLIP 3.13.6. Anytime I want to print something my printer doesn't work. There are no error codes shown. When I reinstall the plugin problem is solved. Must I do this ...
1
vote
4answers
394 views

Notepad++ NppFTP alternative in linux

I know there are questions about notepad++ here but mine is a bit different. I am developing a website and with the NppFTP plugin in Notepad++ I am able to directly connect to the server that contains ...
0
votes
0answers
141 views

Firefox Adobe Plugin saves PDFs with 600 permissions under Ubuntu 12.04

The Case: I open a PDF document internal in Firefox with the adobe plugin firefox http://ds.ccc.de/pdfs/ds096.pdf I press the save button within the Adobe plugin The PDF is saved under the ...
6
votes
4answers
176 views

How to prevent Ubuntu from making auto-updates?

I have the following problem. Recently I have installed vim (which I compiled myself, as the one in the Ubuntu repositories are old). With it I installed Cscope and You-Complete-Me plugins. Now ...
1
vote
0answers
90 views

plugin reporting for cacti 0.8.8a

I need to report top ten of CPU, Memory, Disk and interface bandwidth. at least, I can get import the value of them. What is the plugin should I install? Thanks, Tisna
-1
votes
1answer
446 views

I cannot use Plugin Finder Service to download my needed plugins, Java and Adobe Flash Player

I have tried downloading them, and I am not 100% sure how to use the terminal. Any help would be great!