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

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Can't install updates nor plugins for Rhythmbox and other software

I just installed Ubuntu 12.10 alongside Windows 7 and it seems a little lagged, running a bit slow. I attempt to check for uploads and plugins for Rhythmbox and Python, and it shows there are updates, ...
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How to add Silverlight to Chrome in 12.04?

How to add Silverlight to Chrome in 12.04? I found a couple of guides to add Moonlight plugin to Chrome browser, but nothing that works as of yet.
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PDF viewer in chromium? [duplicate]

Google Chrome has plugin to view pdf files inside the browser. Is there any plugin for chromium which can do this?
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Disable Facebook plug-in on default Firefox

This may a Firefox question rather than Ubuntu but since the plug-in seem to be integrated with the Ubuntu status bar so I think I should try my luck here. Just update to Firefox 17 and not sure why ...
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How to see internet “virtual museum” that requires/uses quicktime (in Firefox or Chrome)?

I am talking about this virtual visit in the Musée de l’Orangerie of Paris. I have codecs needed for quicktime video (I can play Apple site videos like here) but this is not just a video file In ...
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How to set up Gnash and Epiphany for youtube?

I like the browser Epiphany (now Web or something). I also hate Flash and I heard about Gnash, its free alternative. All I want to do is to set up Epiphany somehow to use Gnash on YouTube. I can't ...
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Not being able to play Flash on Firefox & Ubuntu12.04 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I fix Flash issues? I've already installed Adobe flash player and Gnash flash player...one at a time of course In both cases i've tried to play a flash video from ...
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Compiz Problems (Plugin Missing, Performance Issues, Development)

I've recently set up the compiz cube again, and I was very happy to find that that flickering window glitch is gone! However, the cube reflection and deformation plugins are also gone. I am running a ...
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How to install flash player 11 debug on Ubuntu 12.04?

I had hard time to figure this out, but I did it finally and I'm going to post an answer to my own question for others.
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Cisco compatible VPN option not visible

I have installed vpnc and network-manager-vpnc, but when using network-manager to add a vpn connection, the Cisco compatible is not available, only ptpp.
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How to integrate Rhythmbox to play Internet Radio?

I have been very fond of the sound menu integration that can be done via Last.fm and the present radio stations. I wanted to know a way to listen to JazzRadio or for that matter any radio on the ...
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Cannot Install anything from the Software Center in 12.10

I just downloaded 12.10 and I can't seem to download and install anything, from plugins to programs, from the Software Center. It says Not Found. There isn’t a software package called “name” in ...
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Compiz Wallpaper plugin doesn't exist in Ubuntu 12.10 [closed]

I just upgraded to quantal and once I installed ccsm and compiz-plugins-extra i couldn't find the Wallpaper plugin, among other plugins that I used to use in 12.04. Could someone please tell me what ...
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Flash animations doesn't work [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I fix Flash issues? I have a following problem: I have Ubuntu 12.04 installed on my Athlon 1800+ + 1 GB RAM + Nvidia Geforce4 MMX 440 (pretty old configuration) ...
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How to install Java Plug-in? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I install Java? WebEx complains that Java is NOT working and that the plug-in needs to be enabled, but the plug-in is not in Tools > Add-ons. Search all add-ons ...
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How to install vst plugins with wine

I have FL studio 10 installed on my PC through wine and it works perfect. The pre-installed vst's work but any I install (sylenth1, nexus2 and pianoteq) don't work. I have massive installed and it ...
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Java doesn't show up in firefox plugins

I've just installed the newest java, because firefox blocks the old version. I used the tutorial from http://www.backtrack-linux.org/wiki/index.php/Java_Install Because I had some trouble once, I knew ...
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Python Access Pidgin Data Structure by Dbus

I recentely started to program in Python and making a script/plugin for Pidgin,i need to access PurpleConversationUiOps and use the has_focus field,based in some examples in documentation of Pidgin i ...
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how to enable in chrome icedtea7 java plugin instead of icedtea6?

My chrome browser in ubuntu 12.04 uses iced6 plugin. Test http://java.com/en/download/testjava.jsp shows java6, but via update-alternatives I switched java/javac to using openjdk-java7
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gedit snippets plugin not working for encodings other than UTF-8

I just ran into a problem with the snippets plugin of gedit 3.4.1 running on Ubuntu 12.04. The problem is that the snippets plugin stops working (i. e., doesn't react to keyboard shortcuts and ...
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Which Firefox plugin should I choose for quicktime format? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Watch QuickTime videos in the browser? Firefox asked me to install missing plugin. And presented with four choices What are the differences between these options? ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 Mozilla quicktime stream not working

I tried to watch some trailers from apple.com but suddenly it is asking for Quicktime instead of showing the movie. It used to work until last week, not sure if some update messed someting up. Any way ...
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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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Rhythmbox album art search plugin sidebar not appearing [closed]

I am using version 2.96 of Rhythmbox in Ubuntu 12.04. I want to be able to add album artwork to my music so it works better on my iPod. However, for some reason the Album Art Search plugin for ...
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Is any one using Aptana Studio with Ubuntu 12.04? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Unsatisfied Link Error and missing .so files when starting Eclipse Is any one using Aptana studio as a stand alone in ubuntu 12.04? I have downloaded the file, and ...
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How does Chromium pick a MIME-type handler?

Chromium doesn't seem to have any obvious MIME-type configuration settings, which strikes me as a little broken. My specific problem is that there are a number of filetypes that Chromium plays ...
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Can't open .wmv video files [duplicate]

I installed 12.04 and installed all plug-ins related to video drive. I installed VLC player and tried to start a .wmv file but I get this error: No suitable decoder module: VLC does not ...
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Video streams requiring Windows Media Player plugin stopped working

Video streams requiring Windows Media Player plugin stopped working. (probably after VLC or/and GNOME Media Player installs - uninstalling did not help) I have gstreamer installed. I have Totem, VLC ...
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How to update Oracle Java plugin for Google-chrome?

To begin with, I have already read the following solutions: Cannot Update Java plugin for Google Chrome How do I get Java plugin for Chrome? Installing Chrome Java Plugin How to install Oracle ...
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Compiz live wallpaper plug-ins, where and how for 12.04

I have been looking on a few sites at live wallpaper plug-ins for compiz, but am un able to find a good tutorial for installation, many are very old, or a good list of known plug-ins. Has any one ...
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How do I disable Shutter plugins?

Shutter is a nice software but it takes a while to load. I observed that initially it loads some plugins (eg:upload-plugin). Is there a way to disable these plugins so that shutter loads quickly? ...
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Install Regex plugin for Gedit

I am using Ubuntu 12.04.I want to install Regex Search and Replace plugin for Gedit.So can some one please tell me where can I get it and install it.Any help and suggestions will be highly ...
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how do i know how much data has been downloaded by update-manager?

I got a pop-up from the update-manager that there are updates available for me to download and install. I chose to install the updates. The process of downloading the updates has been running since ...
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Firefox PDF Embedded Plugin

For some reason in firefox i cannot read embedded pdfs. it just says a plugin is needed to display the content and then has a link to download plugin. when i click it, it searches for a while and ...
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How to add frames to images (in shotwell)?

I will be a photographer at an event and part of the deal is we offer on the spot editing, which includes cropping and photo adjustments. The organizer insists we offer adding frames to the pictures. ...
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is there any hotkey for empathy?

is there any hotkey for empathy? plugins is also ok? I want open a message with shortcut just like press F4,I can do that in pidgin, but I prefer empathy
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Unable to install flash plugin in ubuntu?

I need to install flashplugin in all the ubuntu systems. So i have downloaded the flashplugin via wget wget ...
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Chrome reports Java plugin outdated

I've just installed the latest version of JRE (7u5) and Chrome still reports that it's outdated. When I go to chrome://plugins/, it shows the following line for Java: Java - Version: 1.7.0_05 ...
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when install software, how to find out what is in the addon ?

When installing application, there are addon available but are there easy ways to find out what are they like (Libsvg-perl in the application "Inkscape") Thanks!
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Shockwave Player in Chromium? [duplicate]

Is there a Ubuntu 10.04-compatible version of Shockwave Player to run on the Chromium browser?
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HTML in Pidgin conversations

Is there a plugin or hidden feature in Pidgin that parses HTML in chats? I couldn't find anything on the web.
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Installing Chrome Java Plugin

I've been trying to install the Java plugin for Chrome for a couple hours now, and I figured it was time to ask people with more experience. I can't seem to get it working. My current Java version is ...
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What does the GTK Loader compiz plugin do?

In ccsm there is a "GTK Loader" plugin. This is not used on a clean install. What does it do? If it preloads GTK once like the tooltip implies then is it a good idea to turn it on?
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cannot get the gedit autotab plugin to work

If you are trying to write python code inside of gedit, you probably want auto-tabbing. Meaning suppose you are writing a method, you type something like: def foo(): Then hit enter. The cursor goes ...
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Video Codec Error

I have noticed on some videos that when I play some unusual video formats I always see this message. Can someone please give me instructions how to resolve this issue? Which codec do I need to install ...
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Java wont run in firefox?

I have Icedtea installed, but when I go to run my favorite Java application, Runescape, in the browser, it says I don't have Java installed in Firefox. Is there any way to say, turn it on?
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Is a non-trivial plug-in for some application considered an app?

In the context of the Ubuntu App Showdown, if a useful plug-in for an existing application (in my case blender, but it could be anything) were to be developed, could it be considered?
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lightspark in Firefox doesn't show up

I have installed LightSpark Flash Player alternative from what is called the official PPA: https://launchpad.net/~sparkers/+archive/ppa (I mean, I added this repository and then sudo apt-get install ...
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Are there any Gedit plugins for Rails

I have watched some video tutorials for rails and spotted gedit as very good editor for ruby on rails development. I installed gmate and some plugins for programming (autocomplete and intelligent ...
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Buggenie plugin installation issue

I am trying to install / configure buggenie plugin on wordpress (ubuntu 10.04). I get errors in pcre 8.0 version. Did a lot of google search but none resolved the issue, I just got deeper into a worse ...