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Looking for EPS slideshow software

I hope this is not a doubled question, but I haven't been able to find anything using the search. I produce lots of eps files containing histograms, but the viewer I am using at the moment let me ...
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Other software similar to Juju

I have been working with Juju for quite some time now. I am interested is there other similar software that serves the same purpose as Juju (cluster deployment and management in terms of services)?
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How to convert Kanji back to Kana?

I am learning Japanese, but I haven't really learnt much Kanji yet, though I know a lot of the spoken stuff and can read Hiragana and Katakana. So I was wondering if there is some tool that can be ...
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Is there an indicator to quickly access recently used files?

I am looking for a tray icon indicator that - upon click on the icon - shows me the list of my recently used files. This would be a great way to quickly access these files.
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Jabber/XMPP client with message carbon XEP-0280 support

Is there Jabber/XMPP client for Ubuntu that supports the message carbon XEP-0280 extension?
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Simple architecture design program

I'm looking for a very simple architecture design program. If it were open source, that would be awesome! I just want to create a kind of map of rooms, and add only borders of furniture items.
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Text editor app that, when closed, doesn't require to save new files and restores them?

There's a great feature in Notepad++, that you can open several new tab/editor, like temp editors and... when closing the whole editor app, it doesn't ask to save the new unsaved tabs. The app knows ...
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What is the best artificial intelligence software for Ubuntu? [duplicate]

What is the best artificial intelligence software for Ubuntu? Windows has Cortana. Apple has Siri. Android has Google now. What is/are linux AI System?
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alternative for psiphon for ubuntu 14.04

Is there any alternative software for psiphon,please suggest.I have tried with TOR but, i am not satisfied with interfacing of it. so i need a software which is easy to use.
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What antivirus program can I use on Ubuntu? [duplicate]

Are there any antivirus applications that work on Ubuntu 16.04? Thanks!
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Alternative decompressors to libarchive which support RAR file format [duplicate]

As a temporary workaround for this issue, which I understand is limited to libarchive, I would like to finder another program capable of decompressing RAR files, preferably this would be a problem in ...
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Recommendations for a quick and easy audio recorder? [duplicate]

I am a big fan of the web recording application clyp.it because it provides such an easy and quick workflow to record and share and audio message. While I am aware of Audacity to record, I am looking ...
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How to split a file up into many smaller files and then reconstruct them? [duplicate]

I need to upload a file which is about a GB to an online server to get to a friend. Now there seems to be a problem with my internet connection because if I try to upload a file more than 20MB then it ...
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Cyberghost alternative?

I used to use the free version of Cyberghost (on Windows) to give me an IP address from a different country (I could chose which country from a set list). Unfortunately, it doesn't work on Ubuntu (16....
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Is there a file manager with Mac Os like column view for Linux?

Is there a file manager that supports navigating the folders and sub folders in the same window as finder does in OSX?
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Is there a good software to correct scanner defects?

I have an old scanner that apparently has some defects. When I connected it to my Linux laptop and scanned a white A4 paper I got this. But with "Windows Fax and Scan" I got this which is almost ...
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How to revert back to a full featured Totem release?

After upgrading to Ubuntu 16.04 I noticed that Totem (the default video player) is no longer portraying its sidebar, which includes the much useful stack playlist. I judged this to be a bug, but it ...
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GoPro fisheye lens correction FREE software

What can I use on Ubuntu (or Windows) to correct GoPro fishlens effect on a video (or at least image) using FREE software? I dont have Photoshop or After Effects at hand.
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Is there an iphone-like reminder app for ubuntu desktop?

Is anyone aware of a iphone-like reminder app for Ubuntu?
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Is there a Microsoft Office alternative in Ubuntu? [closed]

I'm going to a college online at snhu. I'll be going for a business accounting degree and i was wondering if there is a way i can keep using ubuntu linux as my main OS for my college work. Since ...
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Java obfuscator?

I do Java development and I was wondering if there is a Java obfuscator that I can install on Ubuntu GNOME 16.04 with GNOME 3.20? That is one that I could give the code to and it would do things like ...
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Software to watch changes on web and machine with ability to automaticaly act on them?

I am in need of software which can do all of the following: Monitor: Web pages RSS Feeds Files Folders Ports Social Networks (e.g.: FaceBook) Processes Email (e.g.: POP3, IMAP and GMail) Run ...
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Signature-based rootkit scanner?

Currently the only rootkit scanners I know of have to be installed on the machine before the rootkit so that they can compare file changes etc (e.g.: chkrootkit and rkhunter), but what I really need ...
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Program for costumizing system tray's icon

In my last question, I figure out that system tray's icon are independent of desktop environment. However seems like there is no straightforward way to find the path to icons. I wonder if there is a ...
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Is there a CLI software center that supports reviews and ratings?

If I can help it, I'd rather not use the GUI, so I don't want to use gnome-software when looking for new software, is there some sort of CLI 'software center' which also has the ability to show and ...
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Which software program can read quicken and quickbook files? [duplicate]

My credit card online account allows me to download my transaction history only in quicken or quickbook format. How can I read them under Ubuntu? Thanks.
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What software to organize pdfs and references for research? [closed]

On Windows there are endnote, mendeley, ... On ubuntu, what is the best option to organize references? Obs.: I'm writting my thesis in latex.
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How to audit SE elections results file on Ubuntu?

The AskUbuntu 2016 Moderator Elections have just finished (at the time of this writing), and this is what it says: However it only provides a utility to do this on Windows and Mac, how can one ...
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How to add ID3 “cover art” by command line?

I need to add ID3 cover art to some MP3 files. I need a command line tool (no GUI) but it seems that neither id3 nor id3v2 tools can do it. Any hint?
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Software recommendation [duplicate]

What are the options available for GUI development in C under Ubuntu 15.10? I wanna develop a scientific calculator for which I need GUI application ,please note I know C and familiar with ...
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Is there a CLI alternative to Etherape?

Etherape is a very useful tool which allows you to see which IP address and/or domains your machine is connecting to, colour coding is used to show the network protocol used, and other information ...
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Looking for a light weight website monitoring tool

I am looking for a tool that can help me monitor the availability of my website. Basically, I should input my website URL to the tool and it should monitor whether the site is up and send the ...
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How do I edit the binary or hexadecimal data of a file in Ubuntu?

Disclaimer: This is not the same as What are some good GUI binary viewers/editors?. How do I edit the binary data of a file in a gedit like editor? Eg: 00001010101010010101 And how do I edit the ...
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Is there an Intelligent Personal Assistant available in Ubuntu?

I am new to Ubuntu and I was wondering if there was an IPA like Cortana or Siri in the software center.
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Alternatives OBS - Open Broadcaster Software

I have a problem. OBS [Open Broadcaster Software] doesn't work on my laptop because it does not support OpenGL 3.5. I want to get into livecoding, so are there any alternatives to OBS? Log error OBS ...
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Software recommendation for a HTML Wordpress Table Generator?

I am looking for a HTML Table Generator that runs offline on Ubuntu Linux. It should provide a visual interface to create Wordpress-compatible tables.
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GUI tool for viewing and managing print queue?

Edit: For future visitors, here's a related answer which explains exactly how to do this quickly. I help this 75 year old man with Ubuntu (He's not very savvy). He freaks out at any mention of the ...
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Is there a video editing suite similar to Adobe CC for Ubuntu?

I have used Adobe CC (mostly After Effects and Premiere) for video editing, and am looking for a similar environment in Ubuntu so I can work from home. I am also familiar with Final Cut Pro, but ...
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Any audio player with segment repeat?

I'm trying to learn to play some music by ears, but I'm not very good musician and I need to listen to some parts of composition hundreds of times before I correctly can play it. Can you guys suggest ...
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Is there any email client that would allow different sender address for each email?

I would like to have an email client that would allow me to type a different sender address for each email. The reason is that I have a spam filtering system in which I give a different email address ...
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How to monitor syslog and get alerted when there is a certain entry?

There is a certain error which is always the same and I am getting in syslog, however I am not really sure what the error is being caused by so I would like to get alerted immediately whenever it ...
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Is there a software to control my wireless router? [closed]

I was a windows user and was controlling my router using selfishnet and now I'm using Ubuntu 16.04 , I wonder if there is a similar software or any other way to do it.
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Pictures disappeared while moving them from external hard drive A to external hard drive B

My pictures disappeared while moving them from external hard drive A to external hard drive B. There was 10GB of pictures that I cant find. I have searched both source and target locations but the ...
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Software for integrating ubuntu in workspace?

I have three, sometimes four systems as a regular workspace. One Ubuntu, two Windows 10 and rarely a Mac. And I got tired of using usb sticks, cloud services and the NAS to move files between them. I ...
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Unable to Use Join Me App

We are over 20 developers who use Ubuntu OS very extensively. We use join.me - screen sharing app for our weekly meetings while providing the presenter role to the UBUNTU user the app fails can you ...
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Open-source virtual machine apps supporting larger VRAM than 256 MB [duplicate]

I have tried Virtual Box running Windows 10 with it, but all i get is 256 MB of video memory, while I have a 4 GB VRAM video card. When I try with VM Ware the video memory is increased to about 3GB ...
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Updated software to view pdf annotated with Windows' Acrobat Reader

I have a pdf file that was annotated by Acrobat Reader in Windows. When I open it in Okular or Evince or qpdfview I can see some of the comments, depending on the type, but not all of them. The only ...
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auto completion of syntax for HTML or PHP in Notepadqq?

I'm looking extension for notepadqq text editor of Syntax auto complete. so is this extension available on notepadqq if yes where i can find it ?
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What are the good utility for Internet/Network monitoring? - Ubuntu 16.04 [duplicate]

I have a metered Internet Connection. So, I like to monitor my bandwidth and be able to get a graph view (Day/Month) of my bandwidth history. What are the good utility for Internet/Network monitoring ...
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Package util concentrated on user experience

I hate user experience of apt* tools. With so many OSes around it, it is hard to remember all those cryptic apt-get/dpkg/apt-cache commands for hackers. So, is there some script/wrapper that can be ...