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

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How to disable light-locker from terminal in xubuntu?

I'm using xubuntu as a tv interface in cafe,i'm having issue with screen as after every 10 minutes screen goes blank, I've set "xset -dpms" with $DISPLAY="0.0" in crontab and it even shows in xset q ...
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sound output selection - set output device to default

tried looking for this but only seen people ask for the opposite of what im looking for. I am trying to set my speakers as default for all audio sources, currently i can set each application to use ...
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Ubuntu install kodi on and SD card

on Xubuntu 15.04 I have the Kodi zip file and I would like to install it to an SD card for my raspberry pi.
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Remove window titles without removing window frame

Is there a way to remove the titlebar of a window (including window control buttons such as hide, maximize, and close) but retain the window frame? devilspie2 doesn't work for me, as it completely ...
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VirtualBox save state resume gets rid of my extra monitors

Normally I'll save-state my xubuntu VM before shutting down my host computer just so I don't have to go through the reboot process. However, lately my VM has been doing this weird thing where if I ...
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How to access boot menu 14.04

So I want to access the boot menu on Ubuntu 14.04, Shift doesn't work with this version, what other way could I get into the boot menu?
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How to add “Desktop” to the alt+tab switcher?

I'm using Xubuntu 14.04 and my alt+tab switcher doesn't have a desktop option. How do I go about being able to switch between opened programs as well as desktop?
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Thunar 1.6.6 Crashing When Moving .docx File

For some reason, when I use my mouse to move .docx files in Thunar in Xubuntu 15.04, it crashes. I was once got a popup saying there was an I/O error. Any idea how to fix this? Thanks.
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Can't start mugshot anymore

Xubuntu 14.04 When I try to start Mugshot either via GUI or mugshot in the terminal, it won't start. This is what happens in the terminal: $ mugshot ** (mugshot:2638): WARNING **: Couldn't ...
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proxy in boot repair

I am having some boot issues when I install ubuntu alongside windows as windows is not booting. So I am using boot repair disk in live usb and I cannot access internet without proxy. How can I use ...
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Boot Xubuntu from nfs with a casper-rw nfs-device

I'm trying to set up a persistent boot using ipxe. I manage to boot into the image with this command initrd Xubuntu/casper/initrd.lz || failed kernel Xubuntu/casper/vmlinuz root=/dev/nfs ...
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XUbuntu 15 Blank Screen Before Login

there! I'm new in using Linux as desktop, and my XUbuntu starts with a blank ( not black! )screen. Depending of the monitor, it's a color between white and grey. So, in order to see the login dialog, ...
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I lost the network and battery icons in xubuntu 14.04

I accidently removed the network and battery icons in xubuntu panel. How can I get them back? Thank you.
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Is there a way to disable the 'sessions' feature?

I used Xubuntu for a decent while without ever encountering 'sessions.' I just want to get rid of the feature, as it's one more thing to click on to get to the desktop. Running a rm -r .cache/sessions ...
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How to apply Unity terminal theme to xfce terminal?

I am currently using Xubuntu, it is light-weighted and pretty fast. But I do not like its terminal theme and I am wondering are there any ways to change it to Unity terminal theme without need to ...
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Xubuntu 15.04 freezes when copy from sd card to external hd

I have a problem when copy files(pictures) from a SD card insert in my notebook to a external HD formated as NTFS and plugged in via USB 2.0, Xubuntu 15.04 freezes at the half of the process and I'm ...
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festival framework error cannot open file:** as tokenstream

i have installed festival 2.4-released , I unzipped spanish voice and moved the "spanish" directory to my /build/festival/lib/voices (which already existed and had other voices installed in ...
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Want to do a complete Xubuntu wine, but I'm afraid I'll be unable to get back on without a disc

So, I've had a lot of problems with my Linux computer. I know they're not external problems, because my computer did fine before I installed Wine which somehow corrupted a few of my files (I made sure ...
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Xubuntu 15.04 doesn´t detect wireless networks

I have just installed Xubuntu 15.04 on an Gateway Laptop that has 1.4 GHz of processor and 1 GB of RAM. It doesn´t detect any wireless network at all. I have partitioned my HDD and it is also running ...
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Tearing only in Google Chrome

I am using Xubuntu 15.04 and GeForce GT 630. Also I am using this hack https://github.com/chjj/compton/wiki/vsync-guide (last point) and nvidia drivers 355.11 to prevent tearing in Xfce. Everything ...
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Overwriting exisitng OS via expanding a partition

Currently I have a dual boot of windows 7 and Xubuntu. I'd like to dedicate my whole hard drive to Xubuntu and get rid of windows 7. Is there anyway I can do this without having to format my hard ...
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Xubuntu Wifi disconnects randomely back with restart

I've been looking at topics for a while, but I can't figure anything out that's applicable for my netbook (acer aspire). I'm a newb in linux, and installed Xubuntu on a old laptop to get the most out ...
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Chrome doesn't read window manager config in XFCE

When I launch Chrome in Mate it will read the window manager config and behave accordingly, meaning when it draws it's own window border it will honor the window button order and focus-follows-mouse ...
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ASUS Xonar Essence STX II on Xubuntu 15.04?

I'm currently running Xubuntu 15.04 using an ASUS Essence STX II sound card which is recognized and is working, but I'd like to know if there are any programs available that allows me to setup and ...
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Broken dependencies: console-setup-linux, initramfs-tools. Xubuntu

Linux newbie and as yet still unproductive dunce. I ran the terminal commands here and now have these broken dependencies: console-setup-linux and initramfs-tools. Those commands must have been ...
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Not able to view SSID of 5Ghz network

I have recently installed xUbuntu 14.04. The router has two SSID, one for 2.4Ghz and other for 5Ghz. I am not able to view the 5Ghz network.
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Lenovo OneLink Pro Dock ethernet issue (Xubuntu 15.04)

I just bought Lenovo OneLink Pro Dock for my ThinkPad E540. Everything works fine (USB, DVI, DP, sound) except the ethernet. Ubuntu finds it (eth1), ifconfig returns me: matti@E540:~$ ...
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XUbuntu autostart python script doesn't work

I have a Python script I want to run immediately after logging in, I've tried both creating a .desktop file and placing it in ~./config/autostart as well as the GUI program "Settings Manager-> Session ...
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Minecraft Won't Run On Any Linux Distro

First, let me start off by saying I am a total noob to Linux. My PC education ended in 1996, when USB was "the next greatest thing coming up." My expertise is with DOS, Win 3.11, Win '95. I was fluent ...
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Wireless is disabled by hardware switch after suspend on HP 15-P214DX

I have HP 15-P214DX laptop, running Xubuntu 15.04. Every time I suspend my laptop, I cannot reconnect to WiFi anymore due to below message. Wireless is disabled by hardware switch. I can not ...
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How to switch back to Ubuntu-desktop and Unity from Xubuntu-desktop and Xfce4

I'm having some weird issues. I'll try to explain everything I've done in the order that I've done them. 1) I performed a routine update last week on my Ubuntu 14.04.03 system. I was using Unity at ...
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How to hide it?

how to hide this? sorry that the pictures, but I don't know how this describe. :/ http://files.tinypic.pl/i/00704/9svzqrz5hqk8.jpeg console doesn't disappear after this message... it also would like ...
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Xubuntu 15.04 network problem

I am having a really weird problem with my networking on Xubuntu 15.04. Randomly when I try to visit a website I see a message with error saying that I do not have internet which is not true and a ...
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How can I view shared folders from Windows Server 2012 Essentials

I am a complete Linux noob and I'm not too technically inclined. I have a Windows server 2012 essentials machine at home and normally connect to it using the Windows connector software. However, ...
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Abnormal interface lags

Distro used: Xubuntu 15.04 (Vivid Vervet) Laptop: Asus EEE PC 1101ha (Atom Z520 CPU @1.33Ghz) Custom upgrades: SSD; 2gb ram, no swap partition - currently 30% used I have a major problem with general ...
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Grey Screen On Install

When I press the install key when booting from a USB loaded with Ubuntu, I get a grey screen with a cursor blinking in the top left hand corner. I use the installer tool with version 15.04 on a ...
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Installed a couple desktop environments to play around with — now a gray screen on login and wake from sleep

I installed MATE, Gnome, and Cinnamon on a boot of Xubuntu 14.04 to, as I said, experiment. Right away, I noticed I was welcomed to a gray screen when I logged in instead of the usual splash login ...
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How can I browse the files on my smartphone via bluetooth?

I have an Sony Xperia Z1 compact and can successfully pair it with my laptop, which runs Xubuntu 14.04. I can send files from the smartphone to the laptop and vice versa, but I cannot browse the file ...
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Acer E-15 laptop lid close issues

I have a Acer E 15 [E5-521-24PQ] laptop installed with Xubuntu 14.04.3 I have the a problem with it when I close the lid with the open source graphics drivers after opening it the screen is just ...
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Teamviewer: tv-delayed-start.sh

Teamviewer on my Digital Ocean Ubuntu droplet is set to auto start, but takes about 5 minutes after the system restarts before it becomes responsive to remote control again. In: ...
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Can't connect to wired network

this is my first ask in Ask Ubuntu :) I'm trying to adapt to Xubuntu, because I come from Windows. I didn't have so much problems, I had someones with my AMD driver but I solved it. I was using wifi ...
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Getting no sound in Xubuntu (DisplayPort)

I've read many blogs and askubuntu entries about this problem, but found no solution. I have recently installed Xubuntu 14.04 LTS on a new PC. I do not get any sound. My monitor (ASUS PB278QR) is ...
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Thinkpad T430's media key not working on Xubuntu 14.04, 14.10, 15.04

i've searched over internet and could not find anything to help with my media keys working on xubuntu 15.04. I've been tried it on 14.04, 14.10 too. Thinkpad T430's media keys are on F10-F12 Someone ...
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A method for reading residues data on a massacred partition

I had a problem with the partition of xubuntu, I tried to solve by giving sudo e2fsck -f -b <block number> -y / dev / sda3 I subsequently mounted on / mnt, then checking with gparted, I ...
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Xubuntu 14.04 running very slow after 1 year of usage

OS: Ubuntu 14.04 (trusty) CPU: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-3610QM CPU @ 2.30GHz Memory: 7944 MiB When I did a fresh install about 1 year ago it was working extremely fast but now it gets really slow most of ...
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MonoDevelop-Console

First of all,I want to say that I am using Xubuntu 15.04.I tried to run a basic console app in Xubuntu,using Mono Develop,the latest one.I did a new project and this appear when I try to run it,with ...
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I downloaded some icons and when i'm using it i cannot open ristretto image viewer. Can anybody help?

I downloaded icons from Ravefinity but when I'm using them Ristretto, Xubuntu's image viewer doesn't open. When I change the icon theme it starts working again. How can I use these icons with ...
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Can not fully reset default theme on Xubuntu

I've installed MACbuntu theme before to make Xubuntu looks like MAC , but later I revert back to my old theme ,everything goes back to normal except Apple logo as shown in the picture , Any help ...
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How do I unfreeze my ssd?

I have a Patriot Torqx 2 32GB SSD internally installed along with my main hdd, which in the beginning worked, but now it seems to be frozen, when I am trying to do secure erasing. I belive it became ...
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Linksys Wireless-G USB Network Adapter WUSB54G ver 4 Can't Connect to WiFi

I'm a newbie to Xubuntu and am having trouble with getting my usb adapter to work properly. If anyone tell me how to do it step by step it would be greatly appreciated. I'm currently typing this ...