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

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Reinstalled VLC from scratch on Ubuntu is always looking for plugins in the wrong directory

I had vlc 2.1.5 on Ubuntu 14.04 installed by "apt-get install vlc" in /usr/bin/vlc, it worked fine Then I compiled and installed another version of vlc (don't remember exact version number) from ...
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What plugins needed to open this video?

Iam new to ubuntu and I really like it too much but I have really a problem to open this video for lecture I hope you can help me what plugins needed because I tried many times !
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How to install the most common plugins?

How can I install the most used plugins like flash player and mp3 in Ubuntu?
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Video Play error in ubuntu 14.04 32 bit

I am facing video play error in VLC player, when open the video it shows DRM Error, how to play the film?
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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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“Failed to load platform plugin ”xcb“ ” while launching qt5 app on linux without qt installed

I wrote application for linux which uses QT5. But when I am trying to launch it on the linux without QT SDK installed, the output in console is: Failed to load platform plugin "xcb". Available ...
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Application lauching problem

i have installed scrapy in ubuntu 14.02.2, but i cannot see that software in "Search your computer and online source" where will be the application normally keep?
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Java plugin 8 update 45 is blacklisted in firefox?

https://blocklist.addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/blocked/p912 states that "java plugin 8 update 44 and lower has been blocked for your protection". Which is fine and all, except that after updating ...
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how to install Scraping plugin “libweb-scraper-perl_0.36.orig.tar.gz ”? [duplicate]

I have downloaded "libweb-scraper-perl_0.36.orig.tar.gz " from the link given below : http://packages.ubuntu.com/precise/perl/libweb-scraper-perl and it is in desktop folder, help me to install it ...
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I have problems to install zen plugin to geany?

I want to install zen plugin for geany, to do thath i follow the instructions of this page: https://github.com/codebrainz/geany-zencoding but i have a problem as when I type: ./configure ...
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Which Ubuntu / Linux version have include plugins (Network,Audio / Video)

I have used Linux Mint years back, That version has every plugins or Codecs (we normally called Drivers for windows) means (Network,Audio/video)etc... I lost That dvd. Most of the linux versions have ...
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code highlight extension for Libre Office writer

I recently wrote a repport for school with a lot of code in it. The only way I found to wrok was to highlight it with STRONG and that is really quite ugly. So is there a code highlightning extension ...
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Gedit error: Settings schema 'org.gnome.gedit.plugins.time' is not installed

When running Gedit from Terminal, I encounter an error stating that Settings schema 'org.gnome.gedit.plugins.time' is not installed. Neither purging and installing using apt-get nor removing and ...
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Gedit error: Settings schema 'org.gnome.gedit.plugins.restoretabs' is not installed

I rebooted the computer, after the installation of a new CD drive. Attempted to start gedit from the panel (Cinnamon). The icon wiggled, and a box flashed on the screen, then closed. I have already ...
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GStreamer extra plugins [duplicate]

How to install GStreamer extra plugins from terminal on Ubuntu 12.04. link to Gstreamer extra plugin on software center .
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Libreoffice firefox plugin

On Ubuntu 14.10 I have had a libreoffice writer plugin for Firefox. I.I am pretty sure I installed it from Ubuntu's repositories.It opened all documents in read only mode inside of Firefox. However ...
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Gimp Plugin Mixing Images

Hi. I have a qustion about a gimp plugin and where, if, I can find it. As you can see, in the image bellow there is a printed image. On one side the printed image is normal, on the other it it's ...
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Pepper flash plugin is installed but it doesn't appear in the plugin section in chromium on ubuntu 12.04 [duplicate]

I installed Pepper flash plugin using the software centre and installed fresh flash player but the plugins don't appear in the plug in section.How to get it on chromium?
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Looking for lasem (pre-compiled mathview package for Ubuntu)

I've searched high and low, but it seem that this package simply does not exist for Ubuntu yet? (v 0.4.x) In any case, it ought to exist, because AbiWord requires it for its mathview plugin which it ...
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Gedit Plugin: How to get the buffer of a newly opened file from another file in Gedit?

I've written a code for a Gedit Plugin which opens another file, self.window.create_tab_from_location(Gio.file_new_for_path(file_path), None, line_number, 0, ...
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How to install Firefox addon from command line in scripts?

I want to improve my unattended script adding some Firefox addon, however I cant find the way, Can someone help to find out how to? Example: (Want to install adblockPlus plugin and set a new ...
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How to download GNASH SWF Player from Ubuntu Centre to Synaptic Manager?

As suggested by the Software Center, I have selected GNASH SWF Player for a plugin to view certain media on my browser, but, I do not know how to download this player from my browser to the Synaptic ...
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How to Fix Firefox when it freezes completely after open it?

First time ever today Firefox Version 3.6.13 freezed for me on Ubuntu 10.10 64bit. I open Firefox normally but then nothing respond on the GUI.The only thing I can do is close it. When Closed I try ...
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Clementine can't play m4a files. missing plugin issue cannot be solved

Many suggest to delete ~/.gstreamer-0.10/ and install gstreamer0.10-plugins-bad. But when I try installing gstreamer0.10-plugins-bad apt-get tells me it's installed at latest version. And when I ...
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Pre-installed GStreamer 0.10 does not recognized the installed element “ladspa-gate”

I am new to gstreamer, and wanted to set it up such that I can explore most plugins (good, bad, ugly, etc.). I recently started using gstreamer 0.10 and intended to use it to process audio files. I ...
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Rhythmbox 3.0.2 Crashing when trying to Install Additional Software

I have recently Installed Ubuntu Mate 14.04.2 LTS. During the install I chose to not install proprietary software during the OS install. I wanted to slowly walk into any proprietary with awareness. I ...
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A alternative to install pairtaghighlighter for geany 1.23.21

I prove to install this plugin following the instructions of this post: HTML pair tag highlight alternative for Geany editor on Ubuntu 14.04 but, when I write sed -i 's/1.24/1.23/' wscript it says ...
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How to install Dia plugins on Ubuntu 12.04?

I am running Ubuntu 12.04.5 LTS (Precise). I already install and using Dia. I need to use dia_orgchart.py downloaded from http://dia-installer.de. As the instruction given, I try to put ...
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Expo edges and wallpaper not working after reboot

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and I'm using Compiz and its Wallpaper and Expo plugins. Since yesterday, after every reboot my first wallpaper won't show anymore and the edge setting won't work, so ...
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GImP Plugin: unable to access GimpDrawble or Gimpimage resolution

 m trying to get image resulotion in a plugin I m writing. But when I call resolution function the plugin crashes saying image does not exist..... But I can access the drawble , plz tell if there us ...
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CompizConfig : Fire animation not found even after install compiz-extras

I am using ubuntu 14.04 on my pc and I have installed the necessary compiz plugins to get animations running such as compiz-plugins-extra,compiz-plugins, but I am unable to find 'Fire' animation for ...
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Gstreamer is missing a plugin in 14.10 and 15.04

On 14.10 and 15.04 Clementine streamer does not work because Gstreamer installation is missing a plugin. Is the same problem as in this question: Clementine won't play .wma, with "Your ...
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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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Getting errors from Chromium after tried to install flash

This has been happening since yesterday, I tried to install pepper flash but I got confused and failed miserably, and I got help for reverting a few changes I made but I'm still getting an error from ...
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RipOff 0.8.3 not finding ANY plugins

As of upgrading 14.04 I've had a problem with RipOff (i.e. 0.8.3). I get "No valid RipOff encoding plugin could be found" Under Preferences/Plugins lo-and-behold no plugins - not even the free ...
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how to get the preloaded services?

I installed the Ubuntu 14.04 by CD , at that time i had no internet connection due to that i am not able to get all the built-in packages. Some of the problems arises like, plug ins required for ...
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Can I annotate the screen in Gnome Shell?

Anyone know a plugin or application that emulate the Compiz Annotate funcionality in Gnome 3? Annotate is the plugin that lets you draw on the screen.
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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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Where do I find the local and the gedit plugins folders in Ubuntu 14.04?

I know this will be likely marked as a duplicate. But none of the answers in Finding the gedit plugin folder can solve my problem. It seems that I don't have a gedit plugins folder. Is there any easy ...
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GStreamer installation is missing a plug-in

I wrote a video player with Qt and when I tried to run it, this error occurred, Error: "Your GStreamer installation is missing a plug-in" This issue can be fixed by running the following ...
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Firefox Java plugin (icedtea) is installed, what prevents it from being loaded?

After upgrading my Ubuntu installation (now running 14.04 LTS) my java plugin for firefox ceased to work. It does not report an error or anything it just tells me that I need to install a plugin to ...
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unable to sign with digital certificate on portal

Please help to resolve mention issue we are using Ubuntu 10.04 and we have our internet portal that purpose we require digital certificate.we are using mozila 24.0. that certificate show in Mozilla ...
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Get mention notifications in Pidgin's Campfire plugin

Mention notifications seem not to work with Pidgin's Campfire plugin. Tried these plugins Nick Siad Highlight Any ideas?
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How to install standalone LINE or LINE plugin for Pidgin in Kubuntu 14.04?

I want to use LINE in my Kubuntu 14.04. Unfortunately LINE has no official release for Linux. I found some unconfirmed sources of installing LINE in Linux. I tried LINE with Wine, but it did not work ...
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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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How to install windows media player plugin on chromium?

There is a website that streams local TV and it requires windows media player plugin. I have LUbuntu freshly installed, but it simply says "Missing Plug-in". It doesn't say anything about what ...
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Bitcoin Widget To Display Exchange Rate On Top Menu

Just wondering if anyone knows if there's a widget/app to display Bitcoin exchange rate on the top menu on Ubuntu. I would love it even though it's easy to check the rate on the web. When I search on ...
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Oracle Java plugin not recognized by Firefox 35.0.1

I have added symbolic links pointing to libnpjp2.so of jdk1.8.0_25 (in jdk1.8.0_25/jre/lib/i386/) to the following locations: /usr/lib/mozilla/plugins /usr/lib/firefox-extensions/plugins ...
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How to play this file?

I have this video file with the extension .mkv but it is not playing in totem video player and this works in the new versions of VLC(Windows) and I havent tried it on VLC for Ubuntu yet. Is there ...