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Update Application in Ubuntu Software Center

i am the developer of a free (not open source) application, dmMediaConverter. I have managed over 3 months ago to get it published in USC, for Trusty with version 0.9.8. Now i am at version 1.2 and i ...
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Software center not found

whenever trying to install sofware center by the command sudo apt-get install software-center it is saying Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state ...
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My ubuntu software center not open

I wanted to install an application so try to open ubuntu software center from launcher bar , and it not open , i test software-center command in terminal and it return this error: Traceback (most ...
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How do you install Gnome Software center?

I updated Ubuntu Gnome, Gnome version to 3.12 and was trying to figure out how to make categories within the application menu. I tried using the dconf-editor (org > gnome > shell : ...
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Social Game API's?

Hey does anyone know of an API's for Achievements, leaderboards, and etc.? I was wondering since Android has Google Play Games, while Mac and iOS has Game Center.
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Ubuntu Software Center Not Working!

I really new to Linux. I have no idea how to fix this problem myself. I have installed the newest version i belive. Unbuntu 14.04.1. When ever i launch the Software app, it loads for 30sec then force ...
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Cannot uninstall Sublime Text via Software Center

OS 14.4 has Soft-Center part which shows all apps, allows to install any, etc. I installed Sublime Text 3 via this thing. But I cannot uninstall ST3 via this thing, I cannot see ST3 in list of ...
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Is there anyway to improve software management in Ubuntu (or Linux in general) [on hold]

One of the biggest problems I have with getting people to use Ubuntu (or Linux in general) is software management. Not that they don't have a fair share of software, but the management; specifically ...
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Installing OpenJDK Java 6 Runtime Takes forever/doesnt work [on hold]

and thanks in advance, Ok so when I open Ubuntu Software center, everything runs smoothly. It opens, the homepage loads and everything works fine. I search "Java" int the search bar and the results ...
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anki issues how to make work

Hi further to my question ealrier Below is the error message I get from my computer when I try to use Anki (2.0.28) Today, I have ascertained that it is my computer and not the files for anki which ...
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Problems with Software Center

I am unable to launch software-center on my laptop. No matter how many times I try clicking on the icon, it never launches. I tried to see if it is already working by typing the following command in ...
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Trying to upgrade to 14.04 from 13.10, and I keep getting the same error message

I've had no problems upgrading from one version of Ubuntu to the next until lately. Now, every time I attempt to upgrade, I get the following error message: W:Failed to fetch ...
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How do I report an Ubuntu Software Center “Listing” problem?

How do you report a possible security risk to users in Ubuntu Software Center? There is two game apps in the Ubuntu Software Center called "Karts" and "Kart 1000..." Both: - Listed as free - But the ...
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Failed to load module “canberra-gtk-module” [duplicate]

I just installed Ubuntu Saucy with unity on an Acer C720. I downloaded Software Center from Synaptic and when I type in gksu software-center I get the error, Failed to load module ...
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Can't find Ubuntu Software Center [closed]

I'm a Ubuntu newbie. have a Dell Chromebook 11. Last night I downloaded crouton and ubuntu 13.10 & since I've downloaded ubuntu, I haven't even been able to find the software center so I could ...
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doesn't not show installed Matlab!

I have installed MATLAB on ubuntu 14.04 and when I type matlab the installation doesn't come up. It is even not showing in the ubuntu software center. But I could perfectly run MATLAB using the ...
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12.04 .. Red Circle Icon in top right corner - can't remove [duplicate]

Good morning, I am new to the whole "Ubuntu" system, I havean elementary OS, version 0.2.1 "Luna" 64 bit, Built on 12.04.. Everything was working fine up until I was in the software center ...
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Malformed line error can't open software center [duplicate]

Downloaded Spotify on 14.04 and now software centre wont open. I got this error line when i entered software center on the terminal: SystemError: E:Malformed line 1 in source list ...
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How do I install Ubuntu Software Centre application? [duplicate]

I accidentally removed the Ubuntu Software Centre, when I was actually trying to remove my Ubuntu One applications. Although I don't remember directly uninstalling the Centre, I think deleting one of ...
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How to find the package name to install an app using terminal?

The install button of the software center of my Ubuntu 14.04 is disabled for unknown reason. So I want to install softwares using terminal. But I don't know the package name. So how i get the ...
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Is there any website for ranking ubuntu softwares?

I using software.toptenreviews.com for windows softwares, But I don't know how can find best software for ubuntu. Thanks for your response!
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How to get a direct download of alternative flash player for Ubuntu (Adobe page launches Ubuntu Software Centre which reports 'file not found')

To be frank, this page is useless: http://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/otherversions/ Clicking download causes Ubuntu Software Centre to be launched which reports file not found. Frustrating. So how ...
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apt and Ubuntu Software Center can't install or remove any software

$ sudo apt-get install -f Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Correcting dependencies... failed. The following packages have unmet ...
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Ubuntu upgrade stuck with 12.10

I am running No LSB modules are available. Distributor ID: Ubuntu Description: Ubuntu 12.10 Release: 12.10 Codename: quantal the above version of ubuntu and now am stuck because , even ...
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Software center says: “check your internet connection” but I do have a connection

I am running ubuntu 14.04 on an Acer aspire netbook all was going well until the latest updates. Now my wireless connection is very unstable and I have just gone to download K3b writing software from ...
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New Software cannot be installed because there is a problem with the software currently installed

I tried to install the FF Multi Converter by adding "ppa:ffmulticonverter/stable". During the installation something went wrong and now i always get this error mesage when i ope the software center. I ...
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How to solve the error: WARNING:root:could not open file '/etc/apt/sources.list'

wazir@wazir:~$ sudo software-properties-gtk [sudo] password for wazir: (process:15506): Gtk-WARNING **: Locale not supported by C library. Using the fallback 'C' locale. Cannot set locale: ...
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When I want to install anything in Ubuntu Software Center or through sudo apt-get, I am facing issues

My problem is exactly same as stated at the link Ubuntu Software Center not working; says the package catalog needs repair Though according to the solution provided at that place does not work for ...
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Ubuntu Software Center Just opens then closes

Ubuntu Software Center Just opens then closes. when i click on the icon it just opens up freezes then closes. nothing pops up and it doesnt say anything at all. does anyone know what could be the ...
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software center has stopped working in ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

Previously I did not have any problem with Software Center. However suddenly when I open Software Center, an error message is shown: E:Unable to parse package file ...
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My apps still “pending review ” after 2 months of submission?

I uploaded 2 apps for ubuntu software center but it still is showing the status of "pending review ". SO , when can I expect it to be accepted. Anyone from ubuntu or review team ,please let me know
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Very slow Internet speed due to proxy

I have just installed Ubuntu and I am totally a noob. My proxy was 172.31.1.4:8080 and i added these settings to run the internet mozilla get the normal speed but when i try to download anything from ...
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Software center crashes immediately with KeyError: 'CODENAME' on elementaryOS Luna [migrated]

My software center crashes immediately when I try to open it. In the terminal it looks like this: software-center 2014-08-29 17:44:29,262 - softwarecenter.fixme - WARNING - logs to the root logger: ...
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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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Software Center Crash 14.04

Every time I open the Software Center it opens and freezes for about 3 seconds, then it just closes. I have tried an update command line, but it didn't work. Any Ideas? Also, I keep getting an error ...
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Can't install software through Ubuntu software center

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 32 bit. I can't install software through Ubuntu software center. When I try to install , install button shows disabled and I tried file->install its also the same.
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School Tool in Software center

Is school tool student managing software still in the software center for the 14.04 LTS update?
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Is there any way to install multiple software at a single command via terminal? [duplicate]

I just want to know after install ubuntu newly it`s need to install previous essential software again,That is really time consuming so is there any way that I write command and my essential software ...
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The package information displayed by Ubuntu Software-Center is 17 days back and counting

While re-opening my Ubuntu 12.04 machine after a 2 weeks vacations, and successfully using the Update Manager to update my applications I see that The package information was last updated 17 days ...
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Encountered a section with no package [duplicate]

I've recently installed ubuntu 14.04. I was quit satisfied with it till yesterday when I couldn't open ubuntu software center. I've received a notification like this: E:Encountered a section with no ...
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where are packeges from Ubuntu Software Center downloaded to?

the location of the downloaded/installed programs and packages from software Center?
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how do i install tomoe of any pen recognition software that supports chinese writing in ubuntu 14.04?

i need help installing tomoe or any other chinese pen recognition software for ubuntu 14.04. Im really new to ubuntu especially ubuntu 14.04. ive googled countless times on how to install tomoe or any ...
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Where do I find Ubuntu User Magazine purchase from Ubuntu Software Center?

I purchased an Ubuntu User magazine in the Ubuntu Software Center. It shows as "Installed on 2014-08-25". And the button on the right gives me a chance to [Remove]. But I haven't been able to locate ...
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How to install Umbrello packages(manually)?

I tried installing Umbrello software from Ubuntu software centre, but it is always showing "failed to download packages, check your internet connection". So I tried to install using alternative ...
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alternate for PowerWorld Simulator

I have used PowerWorld Simulator in windows. But this software is unavailable for ubuntu. Is there any alternate for this software?
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Failed to fetch repositories; a particular case

This is the question with many answers but I am not sure how to apply them. I please for the particular solution: what to add or remove by changing to comment in the following files and what to check ...
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While installing wine - got Package 'wine1.5' has no installation candidate

I am new to ubunto hence not aware about basics of using ubunto. I wanted to install rar password cracker for which I ran the .exe file which gave me following error : 'An error occurred while loading ...
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can't download anything from ubuntu software center, 11.10 [duplicate]

So I have tried many, many things now. I got a new laptop with Ubuntu 11.10 on it, and I have always been a Windows user. I have read most of the threads that were posted here and on other forums I ...
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Stuck since I try to install dropbox [duplicate]

First of all I apologize for my english, but I'm stuck and I don't know much of linux. When I try to install Dropbox in my ubuntu it get stuck and I try to close it, but know I have a serching ...
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Can not buy software in Ubuntu software center (USC)

Ubuntu version 14.04 software-center version 13.10 Unable to load page Problem occurred while loading the URL https://apps.ubuntu.com/cat/tos/plain/ SSL handshake failed It never ...