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Broken upgrade repair

Yesterday I prepared to upgrade from Ubuntu 12.10 to 13.10, but something went wrong during the upgrade and my computer got restarted in the middle of the process (at the point of installing ...
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0answers
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An error while upgrading Ubuntu 12.10 to 13.04

I have both Ubuntu and Windows 7 on my laptop. When I tried to upgrade Ubuntu from 12.10 version to 13.04, I accidently turned my laptop off. I tried to start Ubuntu again it didn't work. Now only ...
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Repair ubuntu 12.10 installation

I installed ubuntu 12.10 lately. But some problems seemed to occur. Brightness control not working. Mouse flickering randomly. I downloaded a newer version of ubuntu 12.10 and after booting it as ...
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1answer
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Mouse not working and many UI errors after 12.04 upgrade

Upgraded from 10.x or 11.x and I'm having lots of problems. All icons in the dock are gone, as well as most other icons: No icons, applications can't be focused, no window chrome (title bar etc): ...
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2answers
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Need to repair or reinstall Ubuntu 12.04 without losing programs or data

I was trying to change the ownership on an external drive, and mistakenly used sudo chown -RL myuser:myuser /media/"New Volume" Unfortunately, it changed the ownership on the entire drive to ...
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system not booting

During an upgrade from 11.10 to 12.04 my computer suddenly froze. I restarted the computer and now it will not boot. I tried using boot repair but it did not help. I have seen various commands such as ...