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Password requested to install software but no password was placed

I recently got a computer with ubuntu software and for some reason requested a password when I tried to install new software. The problem is, I haven't put in a password and I don't know what to do. ...
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What if i install outdated Ubuntu with newest Ubuntu repository? [closed]

I just want to know about that. Would Ubuntu runs well or not.
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Ubuntu and windows on dual hard drives

I had windows 10 installed on a hard drive then I used my laptop to install Ubuntu 15.10 on my other hard drive because I was having problems installing it on my desktop. To get into Linux I have to ...
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Ubuntu from pendrive

I have Ubuntu 14.04 in my USB pen drive but when I insert my pen drive in Windows 10 ,it shows invalid file format .I could not find my pen drive in boot options too.
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How can I enable Sinhala,Tamil kit for Ubuntu 15.10?

I can't type Sinhala or Tamil language in Ubuntu 15.10 except LKLUG. I want to type Sinhala language as well as English (UK).
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Ubuntu. Facotry reset on every boot up

So my issue seems be really strange. Im running my ubuntu as Dualboot. As my title says, It keeps going too factory settings everytime i but boot up Ubuntu. Is there any fix for that? Note: My boot ...
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How Ubuntu plans to support PHP7?

Tomorrow will be release PHP 7, how Ubuntu plans to support it? It will be available at least in official LTS repository or we need to wait the next Ubuntu release?
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Better/alternative drivers for Intel IronLake mobile GPU [Ubuntu 14.04] [Think pad] [Lap top] [Integrated Graphics]

I have been looking for alternative Drivers for my integrated Intel Iron Lake Mobile GPU. My hopes are to have my games run faster, like Garry mod (OpenGL), Rust(Unity 3D, DirectX), and minecraft. ...
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Just installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS now what [closed]

I just installed Ubuntu14.04 LTS, I don’t know a bunch about computers but want to teach myself, I don’t know where to start with all the terminal, and other stuff. I've asked before and everyone ...
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Command to view open ports as a server [duplicate]

first of all, I am not sure of what is "port as a server". that is a question of the school. someone can help me! I want to know how i can see open ports as a server by PROCESS. . thanks in ...
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Is WD elements with NTFS format supported on Ubuntu? [duplicate]

I brought a WD Elements 1tb external hdd and I'm planning to install Ubuntu on my laptop.(not a dual boot). So I was wondering will the hdd work on Ubuntu, it's ntfs formatted.I dont want to format it ...
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Unable to update desktop app on Ubuntu Software center

There was a good time where sending only a .deb package was sufficient enough to publish/update your Ubuntu desktop apps. Things have changed since about a year or more and now updating is a real mess ...
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How to check if the kernel version running is the one supported by Ubuntu?

When I boot my machine I get a list of installed available kernels to choose from, how do I know which kernel is the one that is supported by my particular Ubuntu distro version? See the following two ...
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Ubuntu 15.04 extremely slow booting

first of all, I'm not sure if this is a duplicate question or not. I've (obviously) read the other questions that were similar but they all seem to be slightly different. Now, I'm a newbie, so please, ...
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What happens after the supported 9 months?

For Lubuntu 15.04 version... What will happen after the 9 months supported time? Will we be "out of the space" with our today installation? Will we be able to upgrade to the new version without to ...
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Can I use only Ubuntu as my custom Pc OS? [closed]

First of all, I've been really excited about giving some support to free software, at least by using them. Not only as alternatives, but as substitutes. I am studying animation and digital arts and ...
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With Ubuntu LTS, what are all the support options available? (my ubuntu doesn't work after an update.)

with Ubuntu LTS, what are all the support options available? I got LTS thinking there may be some support available. Is this question and answer forum the only support option? I ask because I got an ...
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Software Support in Ubuntu [duplicate]

Do Ubuntu Support All the Software's Supported by Windows? i am a Designer So i use a lot of Adobe Software So i need to know whether Ubuntu Support All the Software or not my Specs: intel i3 Ram 4Gb ...
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Is it possible to get/where can I get consumer level paid support [duplicate]

I've installed Ubuntu on my parents' machines, but there are some consistant problems that I can't resolve. Unfortunately, setting the issues out to the different channels (ask ubuntu, forum) didn't ...
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How does 24/7 support in Ubuntu Advantage work

I would like to achieve shorter downtime this year when dealing with my server issues, considering to buy support for several of my servers in Ubuntu Advantage service, I know I may contact Canonical ...
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Install Ubuntu on Zook G2 15

After installing Ubuntu on Zook g2 1 the log in screen it's too big and then disappear to turn black. What seems to be the problem?
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Help installing Ubuntu 14 LTS on Pcduino3

i do not know how to get Ubuntu 14 l.t.s. on my pcduino3b, need help, i currently run Ubuntu, but is the default version for this device. what kernel and ISO do i need. Do not know what source to get ...
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im trying to download the ubuntu update but it stops mid way and it says failed to download repository information

Im trying to download the Ubuntu update but it stops mid way and it says ''failed to download repository information''.
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Cannot mount Galaxy SIII on Ubuntu 14.04

I've tried to refrain from asking a dumb question. I have looked at every available forum. Seen answers of all shapes and sizes. Where possible (with my still limited knowledge of Ubuntu and code) I ...
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“Your PC ran into a problem” and it never restarts

I had the "Your PC ran into a problem" blue screen while I was using Visual Studio in Windows 8.1, and then I am never able to start Windows 8 again. Now after I set Windows as BIOS boot option 1, I ...
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Does Ubuntu commercial support supports Kubuntu 15.04?

Does Ubuntu commercial support supports Kubuntu 15.04? The big difference between Ubuntu an Kubuntu of course KDE desktop, but what if I need support for hardware and interconnect problems (related ...
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Is Ubuntu at war with VLC? [closed]

Once again I come with yet another question. I don't know if I am the only one facing this problem because I have looked through the tags for same problems, hoping someone must have it already but I ...
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On what date does Ubuntu Server 10.04 reach end of life (EOL)?

I was planning some migration and started to look around for exactly when Ubuntu Server 10.04 goes EOL. But all I can find is the month. Is there any official or unofficial date set to when Ubuntu ...
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Support / lifetime of OpenJDK 6+7 in Ubuntu 12+14 LTS

We have a few systems running OpenJDK 6 on Ubuntu Server 12LTS..we are planning on updating to Ubuntu Server 14LTS with OpenJDK 7. Unfortunately I cannot find any information about OpenJDK 6 + 7 ...
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How long are older point-releases of LTS supported? [duplicate]

Ubuntu LTS versions receive 5 years of support. Occasionally, new point-releases are made for LTS versions. For example, Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS was released on July 24 2014, which replaces 14.04. How ...
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can i install ubuntu 14.04 instead windows 8 in acer e1 572

I have Acer E1 572, and I want to install Ubuntu 14.04. instead of windows 8 will it work(Run) will it support A E1-572 correctly without any interruption :) thanks w
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Donations to ubuntu? Fiscal deduction?

1) Is there any online facility to donate to Ubuntu on a recurrent (monthly) basis? 2) Are there any fiscal/tax deductions for doing so? If so, in what countries?
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Adding A Language support on My Os

I have a custom font in My language, I want to integrate that to the language option in Ubuntu . How could I Do that ?
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Are there any Pros/Cons to using an older LTS? [closed]

14.04 LTS Has been giving me one headache after another, it is pretty much a project to get very small things to work, also it is just overall slower and less responsive than any other Ubuntu version ...
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I am unclear on this: Are WUBI Installations actually supported on Ubuntu 14.04? [duplicate]

I am unclear on this: Are WUBI Installations supported on Ubuntu 14.04? Yes; I know it is on the disk, but I find myself confused why it was put back on there, and questioning whether this was an ...
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Is it possible to access and use all the files in the hard disk in both windows as well as Ubuntu? [duplicate]

Is it possible to access and use all the files in the hard disk in both windows as well as Ubuntu? Also; What is a swap area? Where can I find someone who can help me with installation?
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Using Ubuntu Past Support Cycle

Hi I am new to linux in general but after trying way too many distro's i have found the one i like is the new Ubuntu Mate-Remix is the nice looks of ubuntu but without Unity which i do not like ...
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cannot install 14.04 [closed]

I am on an old windows 7 64 bit PC/ I can run and install the 10., 12.but not the 13. and 14.04.l ?? oh, the 13 is a 13.04 not 13.10... could I change something in (services) that will allow me to ...
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How to find if my hardware supported by Ubuntu? [duplicate]

It is better to let make sure if System can/will be worked effectively & efficiently. So, Before installing Ubuntu, I have question as follows: I want to know how can I find if my hardware like ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 end of support

13.10 ends support today, I want to do a clean install of 14.04.1,but it arrives next week,is it highly risk to wait fot 14.04.1 one week with 13.10 no supported? Thanks.
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Ubuntu 12.04.3 End of Support

I have a pc for working with 12.04.3, I've read that it will lost support, do I need to install 14.04.1? I would like to use 12.04 until 2017, it works great and as we use it for working I would'n ...
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Question/Help about community-supprot services provided by Ubuntu

The following community support services provided by Ubuntu:- Askubuntu Launchpad Answers Ubuntu forums Discourse I want to get information for Which & When should I use from above? In other ...
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Enterprise Support for Juju

From whatever I have read and come to know about Juju, it is still a very much open source project. Does it also have an enterprise version/support subscription? More akin to Chef hosted services and ...
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About Ubuntu Support

I want to ask about the Pricing Model for Ubuntu Support for Server Deployments from canonical on the order of 30 instances (12.04 and 14.04 LTS) What is the pricing and support framework that ...
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Which recognized flavors of Ubuntu have been granted the LTS status for 14.04?

The recognized flavors of Ubuntu as of 14.04 release are: Edubuntu - Ubuntu for Education Ubuntu GNOME - Ubuntu with a pure GNOME desktop Kubuntu - Ubuntu with the KDE desktop environment ...
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How many years of support I would get if I install multiple desktop environments?

Ubuntu 12.04 LTS has 5 years of support. Other flavors have different support so... What if I install Ubuntu first, then I install lubuntu-desktop (which has shorter support time)? Would the DE ...
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Is there any list of laptops/desktops that fully work with Ubuntu? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Where to find information about ubuntu compatible or certified hardware/PC models Support for hardware components I bought a Dell XPS 15 (l502x) and i always have some ...
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Which version of ubuntu would run the best? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Which version of Ubuntu can I install on these specs? I have an old computer and I wanted to know which version of Ubuntu OS would run the best on it. My conputer ...
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Does Canonical provide paid support for individuals?

Does Canonical provide paid support for individuals or is it only for multiple desktop/severer businesses? If not for individuals, is paid support available anywhere? Thank you.
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Ubuntu 10.04 still supported but 10.10 not [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What does Ubuntu mean by “support” for its releases? Can someone explain to me why an Ubuntu version that is released later and has a higher version number ...