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Can't install Skype Ubuntu 13.10

Due to recent broken Nvidia updates (331.20) from xorg-edgers, I had to do fresh install of system, and I'm facing a problem with installing Skype. I'm running 64-bit version of Ubuntu 13.10, and a ...
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1answer
108 views

Software Installation [closed]

I want to install software on my Ubuntu 13.04 machine given below:- LAMP Server Skype From where I download and install these software by using terminal
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1answer
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Trouble with Skype new version

I had been using Skype successfully for some time. My old laptop needed to replace and when it came I downloaded Skype and used it once with good effect. I went to use it last night and found the ...
0
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1answer
996 views

Unable to install skype

I am unable to install Skype. Everytime I get this error: bilal@bilal-HP-ProBook-4520s:~$ sudo dpkg -i getskype-* (Reading database ... 143630 files and directories currently installed.) Preparing ...
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0answers
41 views

64 bit - Ubuntu 13.04 Skype 4.2 can not install [duplicate]

I've been trying to download and install skype 4.2 on my PC for a long time, I have attempted many times but I have failed. The description of my computer is the following: Dual Booting with Windows ...
0
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1answer
96 views

Cannot install skype. Unmet dependencies [duplicate]

I have had repeated issues with installing skype, and have attempted installing other dependencies. However, this one issue persists. This same error message has been repeated over the past three ...
0
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1answer
865 views

add-apt-repository returns “Error: need a repository as argument” when adding a repo

when trying to install skype... $ sudo add-apt-repository “deb http://archive.canonical.com/ $(lsb_release -sc) partner” Error: need a repository as argument
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Unable to install Skype in Ubunutu 12.04

I downloaded Skype for Ubuntu from here. I tried to install it with the command sudo dpkg -i skype-ubuntu-precise_4.2.0.11-1_i386.deb but the installation failed. The following lines were displayed in ...
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1answer
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How to install lib32-libpulse on 64 bit Ubuntu system?

I have a problem with Skype. So I found that the solution to it is to install lib32-libpulse-4.0-1-x86_64.pkg.tar library. I found that I should install ia32-libs. So I installed it without any ...
0
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1answer
229 views

Skype won't install in ubuntu 12.10 [duplicate]

Skype will not fully install because "Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you have requested an impossible situation or if you are using the unstable distribution that some ...
0
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1answer
2k views

Unable to install Skype in Ubuntu 13.04 on HP Envy 17 [duplicate]

I have a HP Envy 17 3d Notebook on which I installed Ubuntu 13.04 today (replaced the Windows 7 at installation). After Ubuntu installation, I started downloading & installing software from Ubuntu ...
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1answer
2k views

Unable to install Skype on Ubuntu 10.04

I'm a 14 year old and absolutely useless at technology. I think its Ubuntu 10.04, and my brother showed me how to do it but he isn't very knowledgeable about my Netbook. So it got all the way up to ...
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1answer
801 views

Why won't Skype open or install properly on Ubuntu 12.04?

I have attempted to install Skype using the skype website for Ubuntu 12.04, and it says that I have to open it with the software centre, so when I click on the file it says error. I then followed ...
2
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3answers
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unresolvable (!) dependecy problems installing skype on ubuntu 12.04

I'm having trouble installing skype on a new 12.04 install (64 bit). Below are the results of three different attempts and the outputs. Any help will be greatly appreciated! 1.Download skype .deb ...
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1answer
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How do I install Chromium and Skype?

Having just switched to Ubuntu from Mint I tried to install the Chromium browser and Skype. They gave the following errors: Chromium Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you have ...
3
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4answers
304 views

I have problems to install Skype after a distro upgrade

I have numerous time updated the software center. Upgraded the system using sudo apt-get upgrade and also sudo apt-get update. Went through a lot of tutorials. Downloaded skype from there site. Tried ...
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1answer
944 views

Skype-bin not installable — 'held broken packages'

I'm having trouble installing skype. I'm having the same issues as detailed in this thread; Installing skype will not work - skype-bin not installable, and 'held broken packages' and I am ...
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1answer
109 views

**plz help. skype wont install** [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can’t install Skype In Ubuntu 64 bit Whenever I try to install it it says, Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you have requested an ...
3
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1answer
2k views

Skype installation problem 12.04

After an sudo apt-get update and sudo apt-get dist-upgrade, the following error appear: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done You might ...
0
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1answer
943 views

Unmet Dependencies when I try to install wine or skype

I have a dell inspiron 64 bit and I'm running both windows 7 and Ubuntu in dual boot I am having trouble installing skype and wine. When I try to install skype etc I get the following error: sudo ...
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0answers
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Unable to install Skype on Ubuntu 12.10 Unity

I am new to using the Ubuntu 12.10 64 bit OS and I absolutely love it. This honestly feels like the biggest change since moving from my 1983 Nec PC 22 Lb. Laptop to a Desktop pc. But I can not, for ...
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1answer
1k views

I can't install Skype!

I'm in the dark without Skype so i tried to install It from the official skype website I've tried both the 32bit and 64bit but It will not install, Instead the software center tells me the package ...
2
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2answers
186 views

Skype 'Installing Purchase'

I'm trying to install Skype on my 64bit Ubuntu 12.10 machine through the software center, but after clicking install it just keeps on saying "Installing Purchase" instead of actually downloading ...
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1answer
465 views

Is Ubuntu 12.04.1 windows wubi installer broken?

I installed the newest release of Ubuntu 12.04 with the wubi installer. The computer is up and running with Ubuntu, I am typing this in Firefox and I can use all the software that was supplied with ...
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2answers
267 views

Cannot install Skype [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: “E: The list of sources could not be read.” while trying to update “Malformed line 6” error in my /etc/apt/sources.list Evey time I try to ...
3
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1answer
8k views

Can't install Skype on 12.04 64-bit [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Skype on 12.04 x64 does not start even after purging and reinstalling it I've tried many different ways: I downloaded the file from the Skype website, which returned ...
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2answers
9k views

What is the command line for skype installation? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I install Skype? I am wondering what the command line is for the installation of skype-ubuntu_2.2.0.35-1_i386.deb from the terminal?
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4answers
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Can't fix broken packages [closed]

I am too dumb but determined to use Ubuntu that I paid a professional to install it for me (dualboot 11.10 with Win7). When I came home I got a lot of things from the software center. Skype did not ...
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2answers
4k views

Unable to install applications in Ubuntu Software Center [closed]

I try to install apps on software center and nothing happens it does'nt ask me to enter my password or anything when i click install it so annoying > <