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How to install Synaptics touchpad manager with terminal? [duplicate]

I need to get this to get my touch-pad working but I am unable to install it with Ubuntu Software Center as it says ` "Update Error: Require Installation Of Untrusted Packages"
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Why are there so many console messages from GTK+ applications?

I have tried to open Software Center using the command line software-center and it did worked. I mean, Software Center opened and works fine, BUT, at the same time, in the Terminal window I see a ...
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Everything is missing! [duplicate]

I've installed some not very good software. And now terminal is missing. Doing Ctrl + Alt + T does nothing. No left or top bar. There is nothing but the desktop. That's all. Software center is also ...
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How to uninstall JDK

Today I installed Android Studio but when I opened it raised the error: 'tools.jar' seems to be not in Android Studio classpath. Please ensure JAVA_HOME points to JDK rather than JRE. I ...
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1answer
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Cannot Install Wine Windows platform loader both from Terminal and software Center

I recently installed Ubuntu 13.04 on my PC. I want to install Microsoft Visual Studio 2010, so I tried to install WINE. I tried to install from the Terminal and from the Software Center. Both times, ...
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How to find the hang process in ubuntu 10.04?

I need to monitor remote system by using team viewer software, and sometimes I'm not able to connect with the server side. In that situation, I called up authorized remote system user and tell them to ...
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1answer
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Some index files failed to download [duplicate]

When I ran sudo apt-get update then I found some error. The Error is like below: W: Failed to fetch cdrom://Ubuntu 13.04 _Raring Ringtail_ - Release amd64 ...
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How to install closed source software from command line

If I want to install restricted (closed source) software like Steam in Ubuntu, I have to use Software Centre. Is there anyway to install such software right from the command line?
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Stuck on “waiting for apt-get to exit” in Software Centre [duplicate]

I'm trying to download something, and it's stuck on "waiting for apt-get to exit". Also, when I'm trying to use the terminal it says "unable to lock the administration directory" after I type in a ...
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2answers
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How to reboot morethan one remote system?

I am using Ubuntu 10.04. I need to reboot multiple systems at a time from my Ubuntu machine.Tell me the way to reboot multiple systems at a time
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How can I run a software package I installed called 'openscam'?

I installed a software called 'openscam' but I cannot find its launcher. It's installer is a .deb file, after I clicked in it, Ubuntu Software Center installed the software, and finished it, but I ...
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1answer
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How to install Opera?

I am new to Ubuntu and don't know much about computers. I switched from Windows yesterday so when I use sudo in the terminal I am just copying and pasting from google search results - so I really ...
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How to start freecell, installed from software center

Freecell Solitarire won't load on Ubuntu 13.04. In the software center it appears as Installed but doesn't appear in Search. Uninstalling and reinstalling did not help. As a workaround, would it be ...
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cant install a thing! [duplicate]

OK. So when I try to install a something in the terminal, I get: E: Unmet dependencies. Try 'apt-get -f install' with no packages (or specify a solution). I then try using apt-get -f install, but ...
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How do I open Ubuntu Software Center via Terminal?

I am a newbie in linux and I don't know how to open the Ubuntu Software Center via Terminal!! Please help
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3answers
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Installing software without Ubuntu Software Center

I have a file downloaded from the Internet. To be specific I downloaded Code::Blocks from its official site. The file name is codeblocks.tar.bz2. If I don't have Internet connection and also ...
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2answers
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Where is “apt-cache search”?

Wish to search apt repositories with CLI tool. Did that in the past with: apt-cache search <search_term> Don't find apt-cache package: # apt-get install apt-cache Reading package lists... ...
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Why cant I install anything from the software center, nor using the terminal?

I am wondering if something has happened. I was gonna install filezilla from the software center and it kinda stops at the beginning. The bar moves a centimeter and freezes there. Then I tried the ...
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How do I find add-ons for packages when using the command line?

My question is a little bit different from others already asked, I guess. I've already searched for answers, but I didn't find anything related. For example, I've always installed K3B via Terminal ...
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1answer
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How do I upgrade 'wicd' to the latest version?

Tried sudo apt-get upgrade wicd, but it gave an error: http://dl.google.com/linux/chrome...404 Not Found Why is it looking for google chrome??? How to upgrade Wicd to latest version? Also tried the ...
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How to remove error message when installing new softwares

First I had installed oracle java via terminal. its get en error. I don't remember the error message. but other java app are working example netbeans, eclipse. The main problem is when i installed any ...
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1answer
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Software center and Command Line

Can somebody explain me what is "Install it from Software Center", and "install from a command line" please?. I was using another OS and only two days on Ubuntu.Please help me.
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How to install an app via Ubuntu Software Center AND visualize those commands in terminal?

I just dipped my toes into Linux, and as obvious as it should be, I am starting with Ubuntu as it makes life easier for starters. I believe, the best way to get a grip over command line is to use it ...
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1answer
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How to uninstall Ubuntu Software Center in 11.10? [duplicate]

I am trying to uninstall software center for ubuntu oneric using the command sudo apt-get remove software center and get this as result Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree ...
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How to reinstall many removed packages at once?

I used sudo apt-get remove python command and accidently removed a bunch of packages that were required. I logged in via command line and installed ubuntu-desktop again but there are other packages ...
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3answers
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How to install packages in terminal [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can you install a .deb file via the command line? I have packages that I have downloaded from the internet and for some reason they won't install inside of ubuntu ...