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

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Is actual version of Chromium browser (34.0.1847.116) compatible with Oracle Java 7 browser plugin?

I can not make it work nor find an official confirmation of compatibility. Oracle Java 7 plugin works fine with Firefox but fresh Chromium browser installation does not even list it at ...
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Flash plugin download problem [duplicate]

So when I start installing flash player from software center , it gives an error saying that it couldnt download flash plugin. "The following packages requested additional data downloads after package ...
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java plugin in Chromium

Icedtea-7-plugin installed but it does not appears in the list in about:plugins in Chromium. Not able to execute java applets. Tried installing Icedtea-7-plugin but in vain. Using openjdk7 in 14.04
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How get hp-setup to install printer?

I am trying to install and use Ubuntu 12.04 on my laptop without Windows. I have an HP Laserjet 1020 printer but can't get it to print. The printer looks like it is installed but won't print; not ...
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Flash and Java plug-ins in Chromium lost after upgrade to 14.04

I've just upgraded 12.04 to 14.04. Java and flash plug-ins are lost from Chromium. I have Openjdk7 installed with Icedtea and adobe flash plug-in for Firefox. sudo cp ...
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Embedded players don't display properly in Chromium (or Firefox)

I am new to Unbuntu. I just installed Ubuntu 12.04 on an old Dell Dimension Desktop. It does not have all of the hardware capabilities to run Windows 7. I am very pleased with the Ubuntu operating ...
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Maven gives “Resolving Version for Plugin” Error when trying to create a project

I am a newbie to both Linux and Maven. I am trying to get maven working so I can install Mahout. I am having more than just one problem with the process but I will focus on the most basic one: I am ...
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Rcmdr: Can't install EacsPir plugin

I've starting using Rcommander (Rcmdr) but I can't understand how to install the plugin EacsPir, I can only "load packages" but not install a new one (can't find out how..), and EacsPir is not in the ...
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Gimp 2.8 deskew plugin will not install

I tried compiling the deskew plugin using the procedures here, How to compile deskew plugin for Gimp?, to no avail. The plugin doesn't show up in the plugin browser, or the Layer>Transform menu.
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LTSP: How to update and install plugins for SBAC

I just recently took over an LTSP lab (edubuntu) and now am in the middle of needing to install plugins and updating it. I have no idea how to do either. Since I've heard you need to update the image ...
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Opening flashgot interface

I'm downloading some videos using Flashgot in firefox. I want to see the download status, how much they are downloaded. But I can't open the interface of Flashgot. How can I open the flashgot ...
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Firefox for Ubuntu add-ons [closed]

I am considering to install Ubunta on my PC. Currently also have firefox for windows installed with a number of add-ons. Are those same add-ons available under Ubuntu?
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Install Google Play Music Plugin for Rythmbox on Ubuntu 12.04

I've tried to install Google Play Music Plugin for Rythmbox. I've first tried to install it via PPA as described here. After executing sudo apt-get install rhythmbox-gmusic I get an error message ...
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Chromium Adobe Flash Plugin

So I've been running a Windows 7 / Ubuntu 12.04 LTS dual boot for a while, and have been having a weird issue with the Chromium Adobe Flash Plug-in working for some YouTube videos and not working for ...
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Gedit plugins error

i can 't run some plugin in gedit. when i run some plugin like " externaltools " program is closed and show this error in the terminal: > > (gedit:11796): GVFS-RemoteVolumeMonitor-WARNING **: ...
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SQL Anywhere , Ubuntu 12.04 x86

I need to make a server in my company. IMG of my MNC has refused to provide any help on Linux systems, hence I need to do it without any help. I tried: ⠀Ubuntu 13.10 x86, SQL Anywhere(12-16) both ...
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No linux section in sdk add-ons

So im trying to get ADB up and running. I installed Android SDK Manager and when i open tools so i can manage the add-on sites there is not a linux section so for me to follow. I need to install NOOK ...
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Why did all my gedit plugins croak on 13.10 (and how do I fix them)?

I had a nice setup going on my old laptop. I was running gedit 3.4.1 on Ubuntu 12.04 with some nice plugins: ZenCoding GDP Completion GDP Format Then my laptop died a splendid death and I bought a ...
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How to listen to Hong Kong RTHK Radio with Lubuntu?

I want to listen to RTHK with Lubuntu 13.10 Firefox 26.0. However, when I went to the above webpage(for example), Firefox always asks me to select a player for it. I tried to select mplayer, vlc, ...
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keepasshttp for Ubuntu 13.10

Im running Keepass2 version 2.23. I try to get the plugin running on Ubuntu 13.10. When I check Google I see that a lot of people have it running in older versions. Is there a way to run something ...
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Plug in Installation problem in Sublime text 2 [closed]

i am need to install package control into the sublime text, i found some procedure in the following link: https://sublime.wbond.net/installation but both the "simple" and "manual" procedure doesn't ...
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Uninstall Google chrome built-in plugins

Is there a way to turn off permanently the plugins inside chrome? Especially, I am interested in the flash and video plugins. This causes a huge overload on my Internet , and it would be great if ...
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Vuze azbuddy (Friends) Plugin Issues

My Vuze Plugins menu from the application menu does not open. Should it*?* I'd like to utilize the Friends plugin. It is enabled, unloaded (green) and shows version 1.0 in Tools/Options/Plugins. I ...
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Plugins/Extension to Download videos (Similar to IDM) [duplicate]

How can I download videos on youtube and other platforms. Which is the best downloader compared to IDM in windows. How do I configure it and its extension in any browser on linux for example chromium? ...
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How do I get text/html decoder plugins for Python 2.7 (Ubuntu 12.04)

How do I get text/html decoder plugins for Python 2.7? I have tried all the methods suggested on the forums here.They did not work. In addition to trying Helix-player in the form of Real Player, I ...
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Why am I unable to load python gedit plugins?

I am running Ubuntu 12.04.03 with 3.5.0-44-generic kernel. Python 2.7 and 3.2 are installed. However, whenever I try to enable gedit plugins (python ones, like Bracket completion or Code comment) I ...
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“a Plugin is Required” but I have already installed it from Software Center

Every time I play games, I see that a plugin is required, but I have already installed "flash" from software center. And also, I am able to see youtube videos but still this is only happening in ...
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gedit and ssh “ImportError: No module named 'cairo'”

Short description: I want to run an instance of gedit, provided by my Ubuntu 13.10 "Server" on another Computer. It works via ssh -X, but some plugins cannot be installed (in my case it is ...
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Flash Plugin Install - Dependency Problem [duplicate]

Today I get a new fresh copy of my Ubuntu 12.04 32Bit. I install ubuntu-restricted-extras from terminal and all was okey. But when I try to open youtube, it says that I need to install flash plugin. ...
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Can't enable Google Music Plugin on Rhythmbox 3.00 ubuntu 13.10 - python error

I am having a problem enabling the gmusic plugin on Rythmbox 3.00 in ubuntu 13.10, it worked in Rythmbox 2.9 but now it stopped working, tryed with PPA and PIP installations and both fail. I ...
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Developing Unity Dash Plugins

I've got a great idea for a new dash plugin but I'm not sure where to start. Does anyone know of any reference of documentation out there that could help me get started?
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gedit R plugin not working after upgrade to 13.10

I recently upgraded to 13.10, and my R plugin for gedit is no longer working. When I go to gedit->preferences->plugins and try to enable "R integration", I have little red error symbol and a message ...
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I am not able to download any plugin for audio or video on Ubuntu 13.10

I recently installed Ubuntu 13.10. And for some reason I am unable to download any plugin automatically. I never had this problem before. Here is an image what Rhythmbox or the default video player ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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: ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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.
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...) ...
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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. ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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/ ...
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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 ...