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How to access settings in Rhythmbox in Ubuntu GNOME 15.10?

Annoyingly, the menu bar is missing from Rhythmbox. You'd think there would be a button or something as a backup, but no. Any way to change settings?
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Where to find a direct link or torrent for Ubuntu Gnome ALTERNATE ISO? [duplicate]

I can't find any place to download Ubuntu Gnome 14.04 LTS in alternate ISO version. Doesn't it exist ?
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Why doesn't my files bookmark work until I manually access the drive?

I have a new partition, and I can access it, I have my data on it, it shows up under other devices in gnome files. I made a bookmark to a folder on the drive in files and thought everything was ok, ...
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How to fix GTK+ 3 applications' menu in Ubuntu GNOME?

I'm using Ubuntu GNOME 15.10. There is a problem - when I turn off the top bar application's menu in GNOME Tweak Tool, instead of standard gnome behavior I get some broken stuff. I have added the ...
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What propriatory graphics driver do I need to install?

Here are the available ones: I have no idea which one I need. Is the one with highest number better? or the one that is tested?
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Ubuntu Gnome 15.10-16.04 Dell XPS15 9530: Bluetooth doesn' work

Device loaded with Ubuntu Gnome works perfectly with one exception: bluetooth. I cannot get any response from Broadcom 4352. Tried to replace driver (see there) -no success. Any advice would be ...
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Ubuntu turns on to Black screen

I recently installed ubuntu 14.04 on my desktop computer, and everything seemed to work fine however when i ran the comands sudo apt-get update And sudo apt-get upgrade After my computer turned ...
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Auto Timezone doesn't update

[Running Ubuntu Gnome 15.10] I recently brought my computer from PST to EST in North America. Once in EST my laptop did not update the timezone. I tried toggling the "Auto Time Zone" switch which ...
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How to reinstall Ubuntu in while having dual boot Ubuntu and windows 10?

I'm having Ubuntu 15.10 and Windows 10 dual-booted but I want to reinstall Ubuntu in the same partition without making any changes or problems in the dual boot option and removing windows. Is it ...
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How to access all files in Home folder?

I am a Ubuntu user, recently I switched from Ubuntu 14.04(Unity one) to Ubuntu 14.04 (GNOME one). I have used Ubuntu 14.04 for around one year and never faced issues in creating, modifying and ...
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How to change the border-radius of windows on gnome 3.18

As already asked on the title is there any way to change the border radius of desktop windows? I am on Ubuntu/Gnome 3.18 machine with Default Adwaita theme enebled. Thanks
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Ubuntu-GNOME - nm-applet icon just disappears when usb-tethering is active

I don't actually use UbuntuGNOME distro, but rather installed ubuntu-gnome-desktop package on the stock unity-based version of trusty. All other things are smooth after transition, except this one ...
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Nautilus 3.18.2 and Google Drive

I am currently running Nautilus 3.18.2 and one of the announced features was that there will be Google Drive support after Online Accounts have been properly set up. So after adding in my Google ...
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Can't mount hardware RAID 1

Hello I am trying to mount my hardware RAID 1 partition but it gives an error whenever I am trying to do so. Note: I can't do anything to modify its partition since it has a lot of important data. ...
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Unplugged SD card during Image write!

Basically i was on my ubuntu system trying to wite a .img file to my sd card. A raspbian.img. So i entered the usual dd command and everything was going well when i accidentally pulled the sd card ...
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Not able to use sensors-applet on Gnome 3.10.4

I am on UbuntuGNOME 14.04.3; How do I use the sensors-applet? I have installed it from the repo, bu then instructions require me to 'Add to Panel'. I have nothing of that sort. Thanks a lot! edit: I ...
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How to completely reset Gnome and desktop tweaks on Ubuntu 15.04? [duplicate]

I have been tweaking too much my Gnome Desktop and it became bogus. It appears many unpleasant visual details that makes the use boring. I have tweak many things like main menu background color, ...
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Installing Spotify libssl [duplicate]

I am trying to install spotify on ubuntu gnome 15.10. I've added the key, repository and updated, like it says on the website, but when I try sudo apt-get install spotify-client, it says that spotify ...
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Unable to get into the desktop area?

I have successfully completed install ubuntu server 15.10 but i can't go into the desktop. Why? I just try some command to install desktop but it's not ?
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ubuntu 15.10 gnome automatic logout, back to login screen. Crash in Syslog

I am using Ubuntu 15.10 with GNOME Shell 3.18.2 and very often my system automatic logout with blank screen and come back to login screen. Not seen any crash logs. But seen crash log in syslog. ...
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How to connect to a bluetooth mouse using terminal?

I need to auto-connect my bluetooth mouse at system startup, it is already paired with my computer but i have to click a couple of times to use it after system startup. I've read that a usefull ...
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Randomly getting logged out on Ubuntu-Gnome 15.10

I am randomly getting logged out on Ubuntu-Gnome 15.10, while in mid of some work. It takes me back to login screen. It mostly happens when I am using Chrome browser, but I am not sure on whether ...
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Remove icons from system tray on Ubuntu Gnome 15.10

I have installed the extension Topicons and I want to remove the icons that I don't need like the orange skype icon because I have an extension for skype as you can see in this image I have ...
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Ubuntu 15.10 Gnome works laggy!

After using Ubuntu 15.10 Gnome for a few hours, it starts to work laggy. Restarting Gnome with alt+F2+R solves the problem, but it happens again and getting worse unless I restart the gnome. I have ...
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old classic gnome on ubuntu 15.10

I'm coming back to linux. When I was using it before it was old good looking familiar gnome time. I'm trying to get this great useful look back on my new system - ubuntu 15.10. I'm installed classic ...
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Visual glitch while hovering on application icon on Ubuntu Gnome 15.10

I am encountering this type of visual glitch on hovering over application icon.
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How can I add a launcher for a shell file to Gnome favorites?

A program I regularly use is based on Java and started with a shell file. I would like to add a launcher for this program/shell file to the favorites menu of my Gnome desktop on Ubuntu 15.10. How can ...
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Wacom Intuos 490 graphics tablet

My husband bought me a Wacom Intuos 490 Tablet for Xmas. We have been all over the web searching for help loading it. No joy. My question is has anyone been able to load it in Ubuntu 15.10 and got it ...
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TTY1 Login and Password

Ubuntu 15.10 on Dell Latitude D630. Trying to install Gnome 15.10. Please tell me where the Login and Password asked for on the TTY1 screen comes from.
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Ubuntu Gnome 15.10 doesn't suspend

I'm having an issue with Ubuntu Gnome 15.10 (also had the same issue with 15.04 before making a clean install of 15.10). When closing the laptop lid, the computer shuts down instead of suspending. ...
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SSD partitioning for Ubuntu Gnome [closed]

Being rather new to Linux, I need the opinion(s) of more experienced users in some matters like choosing a partitioning scheme for my system. My distro of choice is Ubuntu Gnome (only OS installed at ...
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Help to make UBUNTU GNOME look like CentOS

I'd like to make Ubuntu GNOME look like CentOS. If you look at screen shots you can see that CentOS is using some sort of classic session. Screenshot of CentOS I tried added the GNOME 3 PPA, but it ...
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Ubuntu Hangs on Boot After Installing “gnome”

I tried installing the gnome desktop environment on Ubuntu 15.10 by typing sudo apt-get install gnome Now when I try to boot up my computer It gets stuck on this screen: EDIT I have tried ...
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Mouse cursor keeps swapping back and forth, how do I fix?

This is in Gnome, which uses the Adwaita cursor theme on default. I don't particularly care for Adwaita so I replaced with Dmz-white, which is now currently on default. However the mouse will swap ...
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New Ubunt 15.10 Install - Mouse issues, Highlight, Copy/Paste, Left click

So, I recently installed Ubuntu Gnome 15.10 on my older Asus K50IJ to do some web development and have a dedicated shell environment on the go. I have noticed some very odd mouse behaviors including ...
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Why did the Ubuntu GNOME logo change in 15.10?

Why did the Ubuntu GNOME logo change in 15.10? 15.04: 15.10: (Logos extracted from the plymouth-theme-ubuntu-gnome-logo packages of the respective versions.)
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xrandr transform makes cursor invisible

I need to make the following transformation for an external display as described here: xrandr --output HDMI1 --transform 1.06,0,-65,0,1.06,-34,0,0,1 However, such a command makes the cursor ...
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Touchpad problem: how to disable default syndaemon auto-startup?

I need to prevent autostartup of syndaemon because it uses a bugged option (-t). Issuing the following two commands does not work: killall syndaemon syndaemon -i 1 -K -d as the daemon will ...
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Ubuntu issues with desktop environments

I got curious and tried out the GNOME shell desktop environment, but when I went back to Unity, I couldn't click anything, except the stuff in the side bar and the top bar, that was it, I even ran a ...
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How to solve errors showing up when hitting RESTART NOW button after installing Ubuntu GNOME 15.10?

I just installed Ubuntu GNOME 15.10 in VirtualBox on my Linux Mint Rafaela Cinnamon. After I finished installing, I clicked the Restart Now button. However, it got hung up on this screen: What do ...
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How do I disable GDM's automatic screen locking *after a virtual terminal (VT) change*? It's too buggy and never works correctly

Every so often either my touchpad stops behaving or some program (Firefox or QEMU) freezes my system and I have to switch to a virtual terminal to fix it (merely switching to a VT and back fixes the ...
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Black screen with pointer visible in gnome with fglrx

I'm running Ubuntu-gnome and tried installing both the repository fglrx driver as well as the new Crimson driver from AMD. In both cases the driver installs and on reboot I am greeted with a black ...
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Weird youtube logo today [closed]

Anyone else see the youtube logo like this today? It suddenly became some weird blue thing. Is it just me?
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Is it safe to upgrade gnome to 3.18

I use ubuntu gnome 15.10, online I found a guide to upgrading gnome to 3.18. Is this safe to do? Is there anything that can go wrong? Will affect future updates through the update programme?
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What is this button in gnome shell for? It does nothing

I have a strange button in gnome that doesn't seem to do anything, and whenever I see screenshots of gnome shell online no one else seems to have it. Can anyone tell me where it comes from, what it ...
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arpspoof is something wrong on ubuntu-gnome-15.10

i use ubuntu-gnome-15.10 on my acer s3 now.i coud run arpspoof ok on ubuntu-15.40 before.but now that is not work. the problems is arpspoof been runed and log is ok,but the client machine can not ...
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How to compile Evolution from source

I've been having problems with Evolution the mail client. I've tried purging reinstalling and when I run from the terminal there a "core dump" error. So I want to try compiling the package. I know ...
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“upgrade” from ubuntu 15.10 to ubuntu GNOME 15.10

Is it possible to keep my personal files and reinstall the system around them? I understand that I can just install all of the gnome shell packages and whatnot without having to reinstall, but I am ...
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How to make Ubuntu GNOME ignore VMware's vmnet8?

I'm using Ubuntu GNOME 15.04 and VMware Workstation 12.0, which installs its virtual interface vmnet8 for VMs' network connectivity through NAT. I'm using VMware on my laptop with ordinary eth0 and ...
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Is touch egg no longer actively developed, if so what are the alternatives?

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 and I'm considering migrating to Ubuntu Gnome 15.10 because I would like to try and enable multi-touch gestures for my touch pad. However, I'm wondering if Touchegg is no ...