Xubuntu is a community developed, Ubuntu-based (Ubuntu with XFCE desktop environment) GNU/Linux operating system.

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Transferring ovf file between OS

I have this configuration: computer_A : ubuntu 14.04 VMware workstation 12 ubuntu 12.04 installed on that VMware computer_B : xubuntu 12.04 VMware workstation 12 I exported the OS from ...
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Some icons from XFCE4 panel missing

I'm running Xubuntu 13.04 (xfce4-panel 4.10.0). The icons for Skype and Synapse are missing in the panel. Only a missing icon icon is shown. The icons show correctly in the apps menu. I've tried ...
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How do I bind a specific symbol sequence to produce different sequence?

I am wondering if there's any way (via XFCE DE) to produce something like the following (which is available at Mac OS), you type :sequence: and something else is produced, like that:
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Upgraded Ubuntu 16.04 sometimes fails to sleep

I upgraded my system from 15.10 (Ubuntu + xfce = XUbuntu) to 16.04 and afterwards it happens 50% that when I send system to Sleep through "start menu > turn off > sleep" that screens go blank and ...
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DIGImend driver pressure and sensitivity

i am using xubuntu 16.04. My huion h420 tablet have a problem with sensitivity after changing the original lead, it has become too high. I remember that a year ago on xubuntu 14 i had founded one ...
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How can I add a panel to the Numix Lightdm login theme?

I was wondering if anyone knows how I could add a top panel to the Numix lightdm login theme? In the original theme there's no panel and it's really hard to see the time and date as well as the ...
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Change language layout in screen lock

I'm Xubuntu 14.04.2 user. I have two keyboard layouts: Russian and English. Sometimes when I close my laptop and then go back and try to continue to work, Xubuntu wants me to enter my user password (...
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GTK 3 Theming Problems in Xubuntu 16.04

I've recently switched to Xubuntu 16.04 and I absolutely love it, but there's one tiny problem I have. Certain applications (most notably the new software center) use a completely different window ...
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Xubuntu Whisker menu custom search action CIFS share - problem

I use whisker menu in Xubuntu 16.04 - I attempt to achieve something similar as in Windows for browsing Samba/CIFS shares in network - when typing \ in the searchbar I want to show the share. What I ...
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How do I connect to a server with thunar in Xubuntu?

In Ubuntu running Gnome 2 you were able to select "Connect to Server" from the Places menu and you would get a graphical connection to whatever server you connected to. Example: How can you do ...
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AppArmor profile

Can someone audit my apparmor qbitorrent profile? I'm sorta new to apparmor and don't want to give away more permissions than necessary. Using Xubuntu 15.10. #include <tunables/global> /usr/...
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how to install windows10 ubuntu 16.0.4?

how to install windows10 on already installed ubuntu 16.0.4? i have already installed ubuntu 16.0.4 in my laptop and i want to installed windows 10 and want to operate both os i want to install ...
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Can I change background and font color of address bar at Chrome?

I like dark themes for Chrome - but themes not affect at address bar. I also have dark theme at by Xubuntu.
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How to center text in xfce desktop?

I just installed Flatabulous (a theme) on my computer that runs Xubuntu. This happened on my desktop: It seems that the icon text is left-aligned. I tried looking around /usr/share/themes/...
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Items names incorrectly displayed on desktop (Xubuntu 16.04)

recently I noticed that the names of elements on my desktop on Xubuntu 16.04 are displaying incorrectly. I didn't mess with any XFCE settings or anything. Just after some update they broke. Here you ...
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How to fix vertical panel text and indicator plugins in Xubuntu 16.04

I've been using Ubuntu with Xfce for years and I love it. However, a recent update (I suppose) has broken the text orientation (that used to be vertical but is now horizontal) on my vertical taskbar/...
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DualBoot Win7 Xubuntu 16.04 made Windows unbootable, suggestions?

I recently bought an Asus FX550JX-DM265T that came with Windows 10 on a GPT partition by default ; I disabled SecureBoot and FastBoot, I installed Windows 7 with a LiveUSB by formatting all partitions ...
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Dual Boot -> Single Boot

Kubuntu and Xubuntu were installed on a laptop via Unetbootin. One must choose between the two. The owner wants to use Xubuntu exclusively. Half the drive is allocated for Xubuntu. What are the ...
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Gray desktop after usual upgrade in Xubuntu 14.04

After an update a couple of days ago, my desktop is gone and a gray screen is now in it's place. No usual icons and if I try to click with the right mouse button nothing happens. However, the top menu ...
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windows maximize to full screen and bottom hides behind the panel

I have one monitor above another. I would like to have a panel at the top of the bottom monitor and another at the bottom of the top monitor. Putting the panels in place works as expected. However, ...
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Windows-like global shortcuts with the <Super> key in Xubuntu

I would to define Windows-like shortcuts using the Super ("Windows") key. I'm running Xubuntu 11.04 (Natty). Using Settings->Settings Manager->Windows Manager->Keyboard I assigned Super+D to "Show ...
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Xubuntu 14.04 LTS: how to quit Xubuntu without the open programs being forced to terminate?

Here is a beginner question about Xubuntu 14.04 LTS. When I click on the "Log Out" icon in the default menu, then on the "Shut Down" or "Restart" button, Xubuntu causes the open programs to terminate ...
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udevadm monitor --property does not detect HDMI event with nVidia-364

I am running Xubuntu 16.04 and I have a dual Intel/nVidia graphics card. Before the installation of the nVidia drivers, the following command: udevadm monitor --property would show / detect ...
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Is there an equivalent of Gnome Tweak Tool for XFCE?

I've tried Gnome Tweak Tool on Xubuntu 16.04, but it didn't work for the themes or icons. Is there an equivalent that will work on Xubuntu 16.04?
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x11vnc server with Xubuntu show black screen in client

I am running Xubuntu 13.10 (monitor attached) with x11vnc 0.9.13-1.1 run with the following options: x11vnc -gui tray=setpass -rfbport PROMPT -bg -o %HOME/.x11vnc.log.%VNCDISPLAY I have also ...
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Ubuntu 10 + vpnc: no response from target

I have Ubuntu 10.04.4 version I installed the vpnc successfully as the following link - http://floppsie.comp.glam.ac.uk/Glamorgan/gaius/networks/13.html Example of the installation wget http:/...
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Add a kernel parameter ? `mmcblk.perdev_minors`

In order to see and be able to mount more than 8 partitions in a flash drive (mmcblk), I need to change the kernel parameter mmcblk.perdev_minors. How can I do it ? With a livecd Xubuntu/Ubuntu. (...
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(Xubuntu) After logging in, no panel, no response, only wallpaper and mouse click

I don't remember what I did. But now my Xubuntu freezes after logging in, I can only watch my wallpaper and my the mouse click. Things that i tried: Opening a console ALT + F2 : Doesn't work. ...
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Why does Xubuntu show repeating string instead of booting normally?

I have an old Samsung NC 10 netbook with Xubuntu 14.04 installed. Xubuntu doesn't boot and shows only "^[[2~^" and it seems there's nothing to do about it. I tried to boot a Kubuntu 14.04 live USB but ...
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Eternal question: How install Wine in Xubuntu 14.04.03 x64?

The following packages have unmet dependencies: wine1.6 : Depends: wine1.6-i386 (= 1:1.6.2-0ubuntu4) Recommends: winbind but it is not going to be installed E: Unable to correct problems, you have ...
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AMDGPU Pro driver not working on Xubuntu 16.04

I recently upgraded to Xubuntu 16.04 and would like to install the AMDGPU Pro driver. The first time installing the driver, my secondary DVI monitor did not receive signal. The second attempt, not ...
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Xubuntu 14.04 system sound not working?

There are no system sounds as far as I can tell and there is no option for setting this in settings. Speakers are working fine as I'm able to play Youtube Videos. Its a fresh 14.04 LTS install. All ...
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Warsow Crash all the time (Xubuntu 16.04)

I installed last version of Warsow (2.1) and the old (2.0) in a Xubuntu 16.04 system (Toshiba Satellite pro C850 laptop 64bits -1,8 GB RAM-), but when I run the start script, then in two or three ...
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Problem loading upwork team app [on hold]

Unable to open upwork team ap [0714/013034:ERROR:browser_main_loop.cc(173)] Running without the SUID sandbox! See https://code.google.com/p/chromium/wiki/LinuxSUIDSandboxDevelopment for more ...
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opengl update on Xubuntu

I want update my GPU to opengl 3.1 from opengl 1.4 Mesa 11.0.4. system = Xubuntu 15.10 GPU = ???? CPU = Intel Atom N270 Monitor = Samsung S24D300
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NetworkManager asks for password repeatedly [802.1x][16.04]

I recently updated form 15.10 to 16.04, I live on a campus, and we have to sign in for internet through 802.1x. I did everything same as I did it on 15.10, but I can't sign in on ubuntu 16.04. After i ...
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Wrong permissions of /dev/null (XUbuntu 15.10)

After running update today and rebooting the OS lightdm would not start. After some debugging I noticed that /dev/null (and some other /dev files) do not have adequate permissions (compared to another ...
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How a can I use output audio of Spotify in Jack? [closed]

I want to use jack system audio to listen my music from Spotify.
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My version of Ubuntu won't run [on hold]

I run Ubuntu 16.04 on my laptop and whenever I try to boot it up I get a blank screen and nothing else. When I try to run an older version it says Loading Linux 4.4.0-22-generic ... Loading initial ...
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Xubuntu 16.04 desktop icons after update

I did a clean install of Xubuntu 16.04 a couple of weeks back. I installed a few icon themes like Faba, Moka etc. However after recent software update, all the desktop icons have turned like this: ...
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Xubuntu 16.04 - second monitor disabled after display sleep

My computer is set not to sleep or lock, but to blank the display after eg 10 mins. I have 2 monitors, which, prior to 16.04, worked as expected - the only noticeable thing was that, for whatever ...
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Xubuntu 13.10 position of remote cursor (teamviewer, x11vnc) does not change

I am using Xubuntu 13.10 and want to remotely access this machine. Everything works fine except that the mouse courser position doesn't change on the remote system if I move it on the server machine (...
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Ubuntu Kiosk implementation professional documentation [closed]

I need to submit a professional documentation to one company about Ubuntu Kiosk implementation. They access Chrome and printer and scanner. For this implementation, please, anyone prepare a good ...
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Add Splash Screen

I want to get some splash screens of my own. I am installing them from http://www.gnome-look.org/ I have no idea how to add them to the menu so that I can set it as a splash screen. I just know ...
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Evince is not able to run (says missing shared libraries)

I've already looked this other answer but that didn't resolve my issue. I'm on Xubuntu 16.04 and today when I started evince, I got this error: evince: error while loading shared libraries: ...
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Xubuntu doesn't lock screen anymore

It was working and one day it decided not to work anymore. I can click on the lock screen button or use Ctrl+Alt+Del but no reaction. How to fix that? I am using Xubuntu 14.04
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Xubuntu 16.04 on VMWare throws CPU error

I have Xubuntu 16.04 x64 on my virtual machine. Always everything are working good but today I got an error: When I enter into "Advanced options for Ubuntu" and choose this option My machine is ...
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Wired Connection - cant connect

Just installed latest version of ubuntu from web.. Having issue of lan connection. After installing and running ubuntu all things were working correctly. After shut down and restart the system no i ...
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Xubuntu 16.04LTS Wifi disconnects

I have a HP G7-2325-dx laptop running on Xubuntu 16.04LTS. Wifi is a Ralink RT3290. My problem is that my wifi drops on its own and a window pops up asking for my wifi password which is already ...
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installing xubuntu on eee pc 900a using unetbootin

I am attempting to install xubuntu on my eee pc 900a using unetbootin. after making sure the boot sequence is right and save & exit i get a blue screen with the header "unetbootin and in the box "...