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VirtualBox 4.3 on Ubuntu 13.10 breaks Unity and Terminal

I was having some trouble seeing USB devices on my XP virtual machine running in Virtual box on Ubuntu 13.10. I thought perhaps that the standard software centre 4.2 version of VirtualBox might be ...
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Software-center disappeared from Launcher and won't work after re-install

On Gnome desktop. After it disappeared, I attempted to reinstall with: sudo apt-get install software-center. This seemed to work and the file was located in /usr/bin but when I issued: software-center ...
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What are the different ways to install a software on Ubuntu?

I am a beginner trying to understand how installation of software works in ubuntu. I have installed a lot of softwares on my system but everytime I want to install something I will just google and ...
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Cannot install pidgin

I am trying to install pidgin-ppa from software centre but it's showing The installation or removal of a software package failed perl: warning: Setting locale failed. perl: warning: Please check that ...
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How to add Humble Bundle packages to account without installing

I purchased the Humble Indie Bundles 5 and 6, both of which offer "Click the button below to redeem your bundle on the Ubuntu Software Center." Sure enough, if I click through and log in to Ubuntu ...
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No progress bars are moving whatsoever

Throughout the entire operating system, progress bars will not work. Examples: Downloading software from Software Center -> Progress bar stays at beginning and says Downloaded 0 Bits of 125kbs -> ...
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ScreenCloud Update - Dependency Is Not Satisfiable

ScreenCloud offered an update yesterday, and as it didn't show up in the Update Manager (I have it set up to fetch both important and other updates), I decided to check the Ubuntu Software Center. The ...
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Is it better to install software through software center or compile it myself? [closed]

This is kind of a general question about installing stuff and remove as well. I've never compiled any software from source but I'm wondering, is it better? What are the pros and cons of each ways of ...
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Problem with ttf-mscorefonts installer

Please help me out with the below issue I tried "sudo apt-get install ubuntu-restricted-extras" on 13.10 and it all worked well until something named ttf-mscorefonts installer came. It was not ...
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Ubuntu software center not detecting modem [duplicate]

Ubuntu software center is not detecting the internet connection of my BSNL CDMA modem. The install icon is not visible in the app. It is visible when i connect through eth0 and wlan0 but not through ...
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233 views

Why automatic installed mysql 5.5 when i install mysql workbench 6.0.9 from deb file using ubuntu software center

I am using Ubuntu 13.10 and already installed mysql 5.6.16 on it. I have downloaded mysql workbench deb file (mysql-workbench-community-6.0.9-1ubu1310-amd64) from mysql web site. Now when I run this ...
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184 views

Teamviewer Installation not Working [closed]

Trying to install Teamviewer 9 on Raring Ringtail. I am running the 64 bit deb file from http://download.teamviewer.com/download/teamviewer_linux_x64.deb when I run it for the first time from the ...
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Configure Software Center for local install

I'm aware of this post but what I would like is to configure the software center to install software in ~/local/ for example, not to modify the system's policy about who's allowed to install ...
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Can't install software (Armory) - No install option

I'm trying to create a offline BTC wallet using Armory. When I go to install it the software center pops up with 'Only install this file if you trust the origin" with an install button that can't be ...
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169 views

Issues when installing Adobe Acrobat Reader

Actually I'm trying to install the acro reader on my 13.10 Ubuntu desktop. I have activated the Canonical repositoy (already availble in my software packages) by ticking the checkbox but when opening ...
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Is it possible to limit Software Center or apt-get install downloading to a specific time of day?

I have free bandwidth everyday from 12 am till 7 am. That means I put everything that I want to download in the software center and go to sleep. I want the download process to stop at 7 am. For that ...
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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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279 views

Both Software Center and Synaptic Package manager won't download packages

I am running Ubuntu 13.10 on a Toshiba Satellite Laptop. I am trying to download Labyrinth mind-mapping tool. However, neither the software center nor the synaptic package manager will download ...
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All Software Requires installation of untrusted packages

All Software Requires installation of untrusted packages. I cannot solve this problem by any method described in similar question posts.
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879 views

Ubuntu 13.10 32-bit, Crossover error, installation [duplicate]

I just tried to install Crossover (Codeweavers) via the Ubuntu Software Center in Ubuntu 13.10 32-bit, but it didn't finish the installation. It just got stuck at about 90% (progress bar). After ...
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1answer
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Ubuntu Software Center not appearing

I just installed Lubuntu on my cubieboard(cubieboard.org). I attempted to install Ubuntu Software Center from Synaptic Package Manager, and everything all went smoothly until I tried to open up ...
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installed ubuntu 12.04 on a hp 14 chromebook.. there is no ubuntu software center, or browser

it wcs a successful installation, with a quick switch option between ubuntu and chromeOS without rebooting. However it installed without the ubuntu software center. I am a noobie, and i cannot ...
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1answer
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How to fix the “Setting locale failed” error while installing vim?

When installing vim through Software Center , I get this error installArchives() failed: perl: warning: Setting locale failed. perl: warning: Please check that your locale settings: LANGUAGE = ...
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2answers
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Error when trying to install/remove programs after upgrade to Ubuntu 13.10

I have a problem with PolicyKit, when I try to install programs in Ubuntu software-center (similar messages in synaptic or muon): The problem started after upgrade from 13.04 to 13.10. When I try to ...
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Why i can't install from Ubuntu Software Center

Hy , Please why i can't install software from Ubuntu Software Center ? No install button !
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ubuntu 13.10 software center authentication error and okular cannot find component

I had installed 'Okular' but after the upgrade it gives error saying component not found. Thus i tried removing and installing again. But the software center gave following error. Software can't be ...
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apt-get not recognizing downloaded archives

I installed Ubuntu Gnome 13.10. I previously had Ubuntu Gnome 13.04 and had all the archives in the /var/cache/apt/archives/ stored to a removable disk. After installing 13.10 I copied all my archives ...
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How do I install libfribidi-bin in Ubuntu 12.04?

I've tried installing libfribidi-bin from Ubuntu Software Center, but I get this error: dpkg: regarding .../libfribidi-bin_0.19.2-3_i386 (2).deb containing libfribidi-bin: libfribidi-bin breaks ...
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1answer
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Problems downloading the packages xserver-xephyr

I tried various things to download xserver-xephyr package, all I got was various error messages. They are as follows: First through Ubuntu Software Center Then I tried the command: sudo ...
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Failed i3wm install package has unment dependinces [duplicate]

Tried installing i3wm from these instructions using the Ubuntu ppa http://i3wm.org/docs/repositories.html Got this error when I typed in the final command apt-get install i3 sudo apt-get install i3 ...
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command to check if a ppa supports specific version of ubuntu [duplicate]

I always script my installs after a new version get released. everything usually smooth until the ppa's part. is there a quick command to check if a ppa would has a trunk for my current version? ...
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Java 7 Download from Ubuntu software center [duplicate]

I cannot download java 7 from Ubuntu Software Center. It says: Package dependencies cannot be resolved This error could be caused by required additional software packages which are missing or not ...
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Software Center seems opened correctly, but disappeared suddenly after a second or two

I am trying to access Ubuntu software center to remove some app from my pc, but each time I tried to initiate Ubuntu Software Center, it appeared on the screen for 2 seconds then it disappeared ...
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Trouble installing latest Vagrant

Thanks in advance for any help I can get. I'm on raring. I require the latest Vagrant in a work project and have followed these steps: $ apt-get install vagrant (installs 1.0.3) Downloaded the ...
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how to install chart geany? [duplicate]

I want to install 'chart geany'. It's available in 'software center', but instead of 'install' option there is 'buy' option(it's stated that software is free). Can anyone recommend me 'Command Line' ...
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How can I install software wihout the Ubuntu Software Center? [duplicate]

How can I install Gnome Dictionary or other software if my Ubuntu Software Center is not working? Please give me explanation why my software center is not working and how to fix it.
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Software Centre Errors

Trying to download software from the Ubuntu Software Centre the 'install' button for most of the software is missing and I get the following messages for various programs. When trying to get ClamTK I ...
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The Software Center won't start anymore, how to fix it?

I have been using Ubuntu 13.04 for last 2 months. It was working properly but suddenly the Ubuntu Software Center has started hanging. Now it doesn't open. And every time I try to open it, I have to ...
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I need help updating Ubuntu 11.04… so many problems [duplicate]

This computer was originally Windows Vista, but Boot manager went missing and couldn't boot up. A friend of mine gave me a compact disk with Linux 11.04, and replaced Vista. However, I am unable to ...
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Can I install items on Ubuntu, without using the command line? [duplicate]

Everything I've googled so far has used the command line?
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Springseed does not appear as an installed application after install? [duplicate]

I have the latest 13.04 updates installed and I just found Springseed. I downloaded the 32-bit .deb package from their website and opened it. It opened Software Center as I expected, and I was able to ...
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Pycrypto installation problem on Ubuntu

Everything works fine until this: $ cd pycrypto-2.6 $ python setup.py install This is the output: running install running build running build_py running build_ext running build_configure ...
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Installing C compiler, JDK etc. in Ubuntu [closed]

I am a new to Ubuntu. I have used Windows before, but I am not able to install new software in Ubuntu from the offline setup files, so I don't know how to install software in Ubuntu. Please tell me ...
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1answer
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having Error:BrokenCount>0

I was installing pidginfacebookchat-1.69.deb package from a 3rd party "https://code.google.com/p/pidgin-facebookchat/" but after installing it from the Ubuntu Software Center, an error appeared Items ...
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How to update applications downloaded from the Software Center

I recently downloaded Scala for Ubuntu through the Software Center, however when I check the version I downloaded was Scala 2.9.0, is there anyway I can upgrade/update this to Scala 2.10.1?
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Unmet dependencies while installing fbreader

I was installing fbreader in Ubuntu 12.04, but it showed that some packages are broken and have unmet dependencies, so fbreader wasn't installed. Moreover, software center started to show repair ...
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Error from software center: dependency is not satisfiable

When I click on .deb file for installation , and software center is opened and giving the error dependency is not satisfiable : hal
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Reinstalling software-center issues

So here's the problem. I was having a problem with software-center and I thought that a nice little uninstall-reinstall might just solve the problem. After checking that it was fine, I did it. ...
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Repair Not Performing due to the following error? [duplicate]

installArchives() failed: perl: warning: Setting locale failed. perl: warning: Please check that your locale settings: LANGUAGE = (unset), LC_ALL = (unset), LANG = "en_IN.ISO8859-1" ...
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cannot install gnuplot in ubuntu 12.04

whenever I type sudo apt-get install gnuplot I get: Err http://in.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ precise/universe gnuplot-nox i386 4.4.3-0ubuntu3 Connection failed [IP: 91.189.92.200 80] 0% [Waiting for ...