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1answer
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How can I donwload software with download manager?

I have slow and expensive internet and I want to download them easily (because download with terminal is take too long and have many errors) and save them for later. My problem is that: How can find ...
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0answers
16 views

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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0answers
36 views

What data does the Software Centre use to give you recommendations?

Just below the What's New section there is a Recommended For You section. Currently I don't have it enable, but other than the list of software, what data does it take about what you have installed? ...
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2answers
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(software-properties-gtk) double running in the same OS. Is it a problem?

I am new here :) and starting studies. I found 2 files same name on Central de Programas do Ubuntu 14.04 lts generic. Is it normal? best regards (y)
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1answer
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'Xojo' is the only application that I can't install

I can't install xojo. When I click install in the software center it's not progressing. In the terminal it's stuck in : gichan02@gichan02-Latitude-D520:~$ sudo apt-get install xojo [sudo] password ...
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3answers
136 views

I need a program to create a website like page but it cannot be online at all

I am after a program that i can basically like creating a webpage but do not want the page to be online at all. so I can add data like videos, pictures and text and design. Is there anything available ...
6
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3answers
541 views

Break Reminder for Ubuntu?

What is the best software for Ubuntu to remind us to take a break for our eyes (like EyeLeo in Windows).
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0answers
64 views

Support for geological software applications in Ubuntu

We are from petroleum industry, and we are using geological software applications like: Paradigm IHS Kingdom Petrel software We do also use .SGY files in connection with our job. All of this ...
0
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1answer
31 views

Are there any packages that do all the recommended configuration settings for a secured server environment?

I came across questions & articles like these: 1.) What Can Be Done To Secure Ubuntu Server? , 2.) How to prevent your website from getting hacked. which speak of many configuration settings for ...
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11answers
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Are there alternatives to software center?

Are there any GUI alternatives to the Ubuntu Software Center with Fast application loading/Low startup time Fast search Low weight/size Application purchase facility
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1answer
427 views

Remove metadata from Libreoffice Writer Documents

Is there any official program in Ubuntu Software Center or some Official Tool that can remove metadata from documents (Generally LibreOffice Writer, PDF and if it's possible Images)?
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1answer
327 views

Qr Code Generator for Pdf file

Can A pdf file which contains icons, links, and text be used to generate QR code ? If yes, do we have any software in Ubuntu 12.04 repository, or are there any online solution for this problem ? As ...
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2answers
2k views

How to burn an ISO-image into a DVD on Ubuntu?

I have a Ubuntu image file (.iso) and I'd like to burn the image file into a DVD, is there any software for this purpose on Ubuntu?
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1answer
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“wakeup” doesn't work

Everytime I hit "apply" it says "Unable to set all alarms. Check time preferences" Whats this? Can someone help fix this? Or if any other alarm clock app exists which wakes the laptop from sleep ...
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0answers
17 views

Is there a greeting card maker? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is a good card creating application? Is there any software for creating great Greeting Cards in Ubuntu? Maybe the question has been asked before, but I didn't find ...
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1answer
231 views

Recommendations from Software Center are just odd (or for default and installed apps)

The automatic in-app recommendations I get in the Ubuntu Software Center are just plain odd. I have only installed one game (OpenTTD) and the rest of the applications that I have installed are purely ...
1
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1answer
661 views

How to benchmark a software's performance

How can I benchmark the performance of a particular software not complete system? I know various tools are available for system benchmarking. But I want to benchmark the performance of a particular ...
1
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1answer
4k views

What software do I use in 12.10 to Rotate a video 90 degrees? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I rotate a video? I am using Ubuntu 12.10. I have some videos that I want to rotate 90 degrees. What software do I use?
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5answers
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Playing DVD Video stored on hard-drive

I am using Movie Player (under Applications -> Sound and Video) to play dvd-video files that are copied on hard-drive. But it's not playing properly. I have to give each .VOB file to player to play. ...