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

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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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Unmet dependencies and possible conflicts? [duplicate]

It seems that I have messed up somewhere along the line and now I can no longer install anything without the following message showing up: The following packages have unmet dependencies: kde-...
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Ristretto cannot save as/overwrite properly on NAS

I have Xubuntu 16.04 and noticed that: I cannot delete photo's when I opened them from the NAS within Ristretto. I can with photo's I opened from the PC. When I try to save a photo, I can only ...
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Map the Right Alt to Right Control in Xubuntu

I am using Xubuntu 16.04 and I want to try out Emacs. I think binding the Right Alt key to Right Control key would help. I already tried using setxkbmap but it did not work. I did this : setxkbmap -...
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Missing icons for headless Xfce session via VNC

I've set up a new server running a fresh installation of Ubuntu Server 13.04. I've installed xubuntu-desktop and tightvnc. My ~/.vnc/xstartup configuration file contains the following: #!/bin/sh ...
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Error when copying public key

I have created a key pair in Xubuntu 15. I want to copy the public key to a Windows 10 laptop in order to allow ssh connection only from there, but when I run (as root): ssh-copy-id myuser@my.ip.x....
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Interrupted release upgrade (14.04 to 15.10) and now system only boots to command line

I tried to upgrade from Ubuntu 14.04 to 15.10 via update-manager. It all went well, all the packages were downloaded, step "installing packages" (or something like that) was in progress. I haven't ...
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xubuntu installation does´t get further than language selection

I have to install xubuntu (xubuntu-12.04.4-desktop-i386) from a cd to a compaq evo n600c, (win xp prof, version 2002, service pack 3 preinstalled), no booting from usb possible Mobile Intel(R) ...
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Unable to set a static ip for Xubuntu system

I want to set static IP on my machine. This is what I have now: root@jim-VirtualBox:~# ifconfig enp0s3 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 08:00:27:81:10:5c inet addr:192.168.1.6 Bcast:192....
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How do I avoid having to unplug my laptop each time I turn it off?

xubuntu 16.04 64 bits on an AHTEC clevo m7xsun bought in 2009 (defunct company): the regular way of turning my computer down means, always, having to unplug the cable: I click on turn off and ...
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Connecting to AES encrypted wireless network

Trying to connect my laptop to my university network which uses WPA2 Enterprise and AES encryption, however the wireless connection doesn't have AES encryption option. I can't get it connected at all, ...
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How to doubleclick a Java Jar and start it without sudo

My current Situation: my pc is running Xubuntu 16.04 a java jar app on Xubunutu desktop a USB thermal printer (Model: DigiPOS 920) is connected via USB to my pc the java app talks to the thermal ...
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How to disable Caps Lock through Shift key?

My question is similar to How to toggle off Caps Lock by Shift key?, but I am running version 14.04 and Xubuntu (XFCE). Also the only answer there doesn't actually answer the question and I haven't ...
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Allowing access from only a specific IP does not work

I would like to access port 22 (ssh) of a computer whose OS is Xubuntu 15 from a specific laptop with Windows 10 and external IP x.x.x.x using Putty via Internet (i.e., these computers are not in the ...
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Is there any way to use global menu in Xubuntu 16.04?

I'm using Xubuntu 16.04 on a laptop, which means a confined screen space and a desperate need for global menu. I've tried I've tried topmenu (the classic option), but it looks like it hasn't been ...
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Xubuntu 16.04 doesn't boot; hangs after fsck

I have just installed xubuntu 16.04LTS on a Dell Inspiron Mini as a dual-boot with Windows 7. When I booted it up for the first time yesterday, it worked fine. Today, however, I see the following: /...
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Can't add the same item on multiple xfce panels

I'd like to know if there is a way to force adding an item on multiple panels on xfce. I'm talking about dockbarx and notifications that can be used only on one panel. I'm on a multiple monitor ...
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Xubuntu - open whisker with Super button issue

I set the Super button to open whisker menu. But, for example when I press Super + F it also opens. How can I fix this problem?
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Projector is not detecting in Ubuntu desktop

I'm using EPSON EB-S9 projector and it is connecting using USB cable to the Ubuntu system,but the problem is, Projector is not detecting by the system, following is some information regarding the my ...
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Getting WiFi AP working with hostapd and isc-dhcp-server [Xubuntu 14.04]

I have tried using ap-hotspot from WebUpd8, and it did not work for me in 13.10 or 14.04, so I have been working on getting hostapd manually set up, using isc-dhcp-server since dnsmasq was having ...
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how to find the path for libcudart.so?

I'm trying to install Tensorflow GPU version and I'm stuck at this. I've installed nvidia-cuda-toolkit by running sudo apt install nvidia-cuda-toolkit and it downloaded fine. But i'm unable to ...
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Nvidia 361.42 and LightDM problem on xubuntu

I am using xubuntu 16.04 with intel and nvidia GPUs. When using intel there are no problems, when doing prime-select nvidia and logging out lightdm will not start with the error message (see below). ...
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Xubuntu 14.04 mouse pointer not showing and video drivers problem

I have this problem on all three distros i tried (Ubuntu, Xubuntu, Mint). The mouse pointer doesn't appear, yet the mouse works. I tried many many fixes i found on the internet yet the only one that ...
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Clang++ cannot find lstdc++ after system upgrade

I have a small project in C++ that compiled fine until I upgraded Xubuntu to 15.04. When I tried to rebuild it with cmake, this message appeared in the middle of the output: /usr/bin/ld: cannot find -...
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xubuntu: stop gnome-keyring-daemon from impersonating ssh-agent

I want to use the real ssh-agent instead of gnome-keyring in xubuntu. I followed the steps from http://dtek.net/blog/how-stop-gnome-keyring-clobbering-opensshs-ssh-agent-ubuntu-1204, but gnome keyring ...
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How to remove the Xubuntu Login screen in ubuntu 14.04

I have recently installed Xubuntu on my Ubuntu 14.04 desktop. So not a problem until I logged off, and i did not see my login screen but an ugly abnormal login screen (Xubuntu's Default)
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this device is using an alternative driver[GeForce GT 630M ]

Here is the screenshot of the additional drivers: I want to use NVIDIA driver so that I can use tensorflow GPU version on my pc. I selected the NVIDIA driver and restarted but it is not working. ...
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Properly installing Cisco Secure Mobility Client on xUbuntu 14.04.1

I was following the steps documented here: https://faq.oit.gatech.edu/content/how-do-i-install-cisco-anyconnect-client-linux According to what I found: http://rbgeek.wordpress.com/2013/03/05/cisco-...
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No titlebars, menus and panels while using Nvidia drivers on Xubuntu 16.04 LTS

I installed the Nvidia binaries a few weeks ago, then I selected them on Nvidia Prime through sudo nvidia-settings and restarted LightDM using sudo service lightdm restart to go back to the login ...
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How to completely remove Xubuntu and install Ubuntu (including boot screen etc.)

I had Xubuntu 14.04 beta 1 installed. Now I have installed ubuntu-desktop package but I see that there are still Xubuntu application icons, login screen, theme, boot screen etc. How to completely ...
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Xubuntu X11VNC and Vino VNC - Broken Text and Menus

Can someone please help me figure out why does the text and menus look broken when I connect to my Ubuntu 14.04 installation via X11VNC or Vino Image:
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Problem with installation of Xubuntu all versions except 10.04

I'm trying to install a xubuntu version greater than 10.04, but it doesn't work. I run the program via a usb stick. I can access to the menu just after I choose my keyboard. I choose "Install" or "Try ...
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System gets stuck on login screen after upgrading to ubuntu 15.10

I upgraded my Ubuntu to 15.10 but now the system doesn't start. It gets stuck on the login screen that is displayed in DOS format. Can anyone please help me with how to go through this screen?
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xubuntu ctrl + ] shortcut

i noticed when using google docs that the ctrl + ] shortcut to indent triggers something different on my computer (xubuntu 16.04). Something like D/X or F/S appears. i can't find it on the Keyboard ...
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Text partially disappearing in many applications after unlocking on Xubuntu

Ever since I updated to the new Xubuntu version (16) I have two behaviours: sometimes I have to switch tty after unlocking the Laptop to make my mouse cursor appear again. I heard it is related to ...
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Xubuntu 16.04 - Move icons around the indicator

I installed Xubntu 16.04 on my laptop and started customizing it to make it blend into environment. Anyways I ran into one issue. How do I move the app indicator icons. I tried the ordering-...
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Caps Lock to RIGHT Control (It is important to be the right one)

I have found a lot of ways to map Caps Lock to Left Control. For example: editing /etc/default/keyboard and adding "ctrl:nocaps" to the XKBOPTIONS But I can't find anywhere how to map to Right ...
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What keyboard shortcut changes the `xfce4-terminal` terminal text size?

It used to be that Ctrl + - and Ctrl + + would increase or decrease the text size of the terminal in earlier versions of Ubuntu, which is helpful when you're giving presentations and want to show your ...
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Recovery from hell - undeleting partition overwritten by Xubuntu 12.10 installer?

This is turning into a nightmare - following my initial recovery of my two partitions, I went to install Xubuntu 12.10 (again). At this time I had two partitions - one of ~39 GB had Zorin OS 6 ...
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Touchpad registers light touches as taps and I cant find any option to turn it off

Running xubuntu 14.04, It used to be there was an option where it would disable the touchpad for a small amount of time when typing. Ever since a few days ago, that option disappeared, and typing ...
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Error on Ivona voices and sapi5

I am new on xubuntu 16.04, and using this program wine 1.9.11. I have an error, when I install the Ivona voices, later when i open text aloud, ivona said that the period of trial is expired, then ...
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Xfce vs Gnome how much faster [closed]

We all know there are clear differences between xfce and gnome. I've been using xfce for the past 5 years on my computers (xubuntu) and it does fullfil my expectations and requirements that are low ...
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How to add a custom program to “Open With” list of programs in Xubuntu 13.04? How to associate a file with a program to open it with? [duplicate]

How to associate file types with Sublime Text 2? have downloaded Sublime Text 2. I've unpacked it in /opt/Sublime Text 2/ directory. Now I want to open all .conf files with ST2. But I can't set this ...
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(x)Ubuntu becomes very laggy after hours

When I start my laptop, there is no problems : no lag, it's not superfluid but it's OK. After few hours (~4/5 hours) Ubuntu and Gnome suddenly become very very slow : 3 or 4 seconds of delay when I ...
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Dual Monitor not recognized in Xubuntu 14.04

I have a Dell Latitude Laptop E6440. The laptop have two in4terfaces, VGA and HDMI. I connect an external monitor to the VGA port, but when I ran the xfce4-display-settings I see only one monitor (the ...
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How to install Citrix receiver xubuntu 13.04 64-bit

Anyone have a walkthrough on installing Citrix receiver on Xubuntu 13.04 64-bit? Update $ sudo apt-get install libmotif4 nspluginwrapper ... snip ... Setting up libmotif4:amd64 (2.3.3-7ubuntu1) ...
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XUbuntu 16.04 Intel HD Can't be used with normality [duplicate]

After my new acquisition of an ASUS ROG G501VW I knew I would have big problems with Intel Skylake. My friend had already bought one with 5th generation and had big problems... Anyway, somehow I ...
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“wifi disconnected” - xubuntu 16.04

My machine frequently faces the problem of wifi disconnecting. It would work only after restart. Ethernet works though. No problem with my router too, since my phone is connected to it. I restart the ...
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Configuring PulseAudio

I want to get advice about pulseaudio config. Now my audio I/F (ONKYO SE-200PCI LTD) works enough, but well. I'd like to both analog out and S/PDIF out sounds nearly. (maybe 5.1 out is different, it ...
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Wifi connected but no internet access?

Hi I'm new to the world of Linux and I just installed xubuntu on my laptop. The issue im having is that In network manager it says I'm connected but I can't download any updates from the cmd line or ...