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

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What's the directory/location where the installations from repositories go?

I want to install the program ImageJ from the Ubuntu repositories (mainly because it's easier than compiling the code from source), but I need to add a few plugins to the basic installation. I would ...
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Install VLC plugin on Chrome

I have Ubuntu 14.04 64 bit with VLC media player installed and I have also installed mozilla-plugin-vlc. I can see that vlc web plugin is installed at mozilla (about:addons)but not at ...
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VNC plugin not working in Remmina

Remmina 0.9.99.1, Ubuntu 14.04. I installed Remmina from the repository. Also installed both the RDP and the VNC plugins from the repository. I have verified that remmina-plugin-vnc.so is in ...
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Problem in launchimg TopCoder Arena

I have a IcedTea plugin for TopCoder Arena. I used it till a week back. But today when I am trying to launch the arena, it is showing this error Fatal: Initialization Error: Could not initialize ...
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gedit : plugin “imitation” doesn't work after upgrade to ubuntu 14.04

Unfortunately, I can't use the gedit plugins called imitation and "regex search and replace" after upgrading from 12.04 to 14.04. Anyone could help me, please? I already ran: sudo apt-get install ...
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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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Any Favorites/ Bookmark file plugin for Gedit 3.12 +?

I want to bookmarks files in Gedit so that I can open them easily later. There are some old plugins which used to work for older versions. But is there any working plugin for Gedit 3.12+. I am using ...
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avr eclipse plugin not showing at eclipse ubuntu 14.04 64 bit

I was using avr eclipse plugin in my ubuntu 12.04 with eclipse-cdt, now i upgraded to 14.04 and avr-eclipse plugin does not shows up after installation. I found in 14.04 eclipse was not installed in ...
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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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How to install the gedit markdown-preview plugin on 14.04?

I've just installed the markdown preview plugin for gedit and I get the following error on the console when I try to activate it in the plugins tab: Traceback (most recent call last): File ...
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What Compiz addons/plugins are available?

How many Compiz Addons can I get and what do they do? Can I get one that make it possiable for me to turn windows and tab then like in Haiku.
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Gedit embedded terminal not working

I get this error when I run gedit: $ gedit Traceback (most recent call last): File "/usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/gedit/plugins/terminal.py", line 309, in do_activate self._panel = ...
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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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Problems with Adobe Flash Plugin in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

Though the Software center is showing that "Adobe Flash Plugin" is installed in my computer, which is a Compaq Presario c700 running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, yet some websites like www.youtube.com is ...
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Sublime Text: see how many resources each plugin is using

How can I see how many resources each Sublime Text plugin is using?
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flashplugin installer works for firefox but not chromium-browser [duplicate]

I'm on Ubuntu precise (12.04.5 LTS) and I do have flashplugin-installer installed. When I click on flash videos in chromium-browser I get "An error occurred, please try again later". In firefox they ...
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Netflix continually asking for silverlight install

I had a problem with the netflix browser asking me to install Silverlight all the time I checked the Netflix browser "Firefox" for plugin errors and found one with Pipelight when I tried to apply ...
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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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Phonegap plugin development

I'm developing Ubuntu WEB application using Phonegap. From http://docs.phonegap.com/en/2.7.0/guide_plugin-development_index.md.html I can see there is no explanation about plugin development in Ubuntu ...
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How to get rid of this error [duplicate]

The Required plugins could not be found Videos requires to install plugins to play files of the following types: • MPEG-1 Layer 3 (MP3) decoder • MPEG-4 Video decoder I tried manually ...
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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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Google Drive Dash Plugin

What is the purpose of the Google Drive dash plugin? Is it usable in anyway and how can it be used? Am using Ubuntu 14.04.
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How do I install an equalizer in Rhythmbox?

Previous I have never used rhythmbox by default because it seemed to be lacking in features to me. Just my personal opinion. With rhythmbox back in 12.04 will ubuntu give it some attention to give it ...
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gedit automatic session saving

I am using gedit on Ubuntu machine. Suppose if I open gedit and open some files say - file1.txt & file2.txt , then after if I close the gedit and reopen once again then it is creating a new ...
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How to setup mod_fcgid on apache(xampp)?

I downloaded it from https://www.archlinux.org/packages/extra/x86_64/mod_fcgid/ and copied /usr/lib/httpd/modules/mod_fcgid.so to /opt/lampp/modules and add LoadModule fcgid_module ...
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Any Rhythmbox plugin for grooveshark out there?

I can't find a plugin to listen GS on RB for Ubuntu. I currently run 10.04.
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Is there a gedit plugin that will detect errors in php code?

I dont know if this is even possible inside of gedit, i know there are third party editors that will do this but i like gedit and would like to know if anyone knows of such a plugin because i cant ...
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Vundle - Plugins installed but not loading

I've installed vundle on my ubuntu box but when I load vim none of the plugins load. My .vimrc from my home directory [some commented lines edited out]: runtime! debian.vim set nocompatible ...
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Adding contrib non-free in ubuntu repository for installing flash plugins

I installed ubuntu 14.04 and I have problem of plugins in my browser... I know if I add contrib non-free at the end of each repository in debian and then do: update-flashplugin-nonfree --install ...
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Where are the Build and Src locations for QtCreator?

In the QtCreator Plugin Creation Wizard, this http://doc.qt.digia.com/qtcreator-extending/images/firstplugin-pluginsetup.png window asks for Qt Creator Sources, and Qt Creator Build. I installed ...
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How can I find out what plugins I installed for Nautilus?

I have, over time, installed a number of Nautilus-related packages. Today I've started having issues with a Nautilus feature. I don't remember what I've installed now so is it possible to get a list ...
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Rhythm Box - Ogg Vorbis Ubuntu 14.04

Okay I've looked at a bunch of other posts from prior versions of Ubuntu. My issue is, since I updated, I can't extract from a CD into Ogg Vorbis format. It says that Rhythm Box needs to install ...
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gedit snippets lost

Here's the problem: Everytime I close gedit all of my own (LaTeX)snippets are lost when I launch it for the next time. Default snippets are still available and working. What I tried so far: Restart ...
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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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Ace Stream P2p Multimedia Plug-in Missing in chrome://plugins

Ace Stream P2P Multimedia Plug-in Missing in chrome://plugins Screenshot: http://i.imgur.com/84Qk1Bh.png I have installed sudo apt-get install acestream-full I did everything like here: ...
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is there bookmark in geany

I have c++ code with more than 10,000 lines . I am looking for any thing which store some lines. Like bookmarking some lines or some functions in order to facilitate access to them? For example a ...
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Plugins for Banshee/Rythmbox for Groove Shark

What I really would like to know is is there a plugin or app that allows me to use grooveshark sans browser (eg. in banshee/rythmbox/external app) I already read this question: Any Rhythmbox plugin ...
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How to install all the Compiz plugins (excepting those which are unsupported or experimental) on Ubuntu 14.04?

I just bought a HP laptop yesterday and I've installed Ubuntu 14.04 on it. I want some awesome Compiz plugins (like cube rotation,cube deformation,fire painting,water,etc.),but I don't know how to ...
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Modifying default KawigiEdit C++ template in Ubuntu 12.10 LTS

I am trying to edit default c++ template of KawigiEdit plugin, but after I configure and save the modified template as default template, there is no effect. Has anyone modified KawigiEdit's default ...
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how to install webp plugin for gimp?

how to install gimp webp plugin? I found out that we can do it using with gimp-plugin-registry, but donno how. I have install gimp-plugin-registry extension for gimp from ubuntu software center, now ...
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gstreamer bad plugin of file .dep are not allowing me to install any software

For any install in ubuntu It is giving the same error. How can I remove all these gstreamer package errors? The error is installArchives() failed: dpkg: dependency problems prevent configuration ...
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How to create plugin for OLSRD , I am running OLSRD in ubuntu

How to create plugin for OLSRD , I am running OLSRD in ubuntu . PS : I installed olsrd from synaptic manager.
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can i get unity web player in ubuntu GNOME

currently i am using ubuntu gnome 14.04 and i want to the way to install unity web player as many applications online needs that plugin to be installed in order to display some graphics or games. I ...
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python-plugin installation

I try to play online radio in the Chrome web browser. It said this following installation: Required plugin could not be found Python(2.7) requires to install plugins to play media files of the ...
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Why Firefox on the VM has the same capabilities of the Firefox of the host machine?

I installed a virtual machine on VirtualBox. My host machine is Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. My problem is that I found all the addons of Firefox of the host Ubuntu in the Firefox browser of the guest machine. ...
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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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Some problem about Compiz and GTK on Ubuntu 14.04

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my computer : i3/4G/750G/VGA Intel HD3000 & 1GB NVidia with CUDA GT540M. I've some problems with Ubuntu 14.04 : Does Ubuntu 14.04 support Emerald Theme Manager? ...
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How to install plugins in banshee music player?

Is there any way to install plugins(clutterflow to be specfic) with their dependencies in Banshee , because I am not able to install any extensions in banshee.
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How do I hide hidden files in gnome-do? Is the plug-in broken?

Gnome Do has a by default installed plugin which - when activated - offeres to search your computer. You can decide which directories to search and how deep. However, you may not index too much since ...
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Installation issue- Emmet, PyV8-Linux 64 bit, Sublime Text 2

I recently began learning to code, and have run into some challenging installation issues. I recently installed Emmet in Sublime Text 2 running in Ubuntu 12.04. Emmet installed just fine, however ...