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

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No Speaker Sound on Xubuntu 16.04

I have a Tobshiba Netbook NB505 that runs on Xubuntu 16.04. I realize that my no sound is coming from my speaker but ony from my Headphone....Can this problem be solved????
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Script for fixing missing dropbox icon

I use Xubuntu 16.10 and I want to run following command (this is the code for fixing dropbox icon) every time Linux session starts: dropbox stop && env DBUS_SESSION_BUS_ADDRESS="" dropbox ...
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KVM GPU Passthrough with PCI-stub

I am trying to passthrough GPU onto my client machine using pci-stub. My requirements are: Xubuntu 16.04 Lenovo g510 with i7 4800MQ upgraded from i7 4700MQ (for Vt-d support) [AMD/ATI] Mars [Radeon ...
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how to move username to the upper right corner in Whisker Menu 1.5.3

I am a Xubuntu 14.04 user. As I wrote in my title, is it possible to move my username to the upper right corner in Whisker Menu 1.5.3? Thank you in advance
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Codeigniter folder from windows xampp to xubuntu xampp

I have developed a website in windows and now I copy my codeigniter folder project to xubuntu xampp thinking it will be more easy but the problem is that I always get error 404 page not found. I put a ...
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Installing xubuntu with a gtx 970 [duplicate]

I have a gtx 970 and I'm trying to install xubuntu. Trying to install gets an error saying nouveau failed to load fecs_inst. I tried to find where to set nomodeset as that was the advice I kept ...
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Weird icon on my icon tray

Does anyone know what this is? It started to show up after I installed Dropbox I think, and nothing is showing up when I tried to click it. It doesn't change the behavior of my desktop though and the ...
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Why does my Xubuntu 16.04 desktop think that it is a laptop? How do I instruct it otherwise?

I have a desktop and it has a single screen attached to it. It appears that something in my hardware is causing various flavors of Ubuntu to identify my device as a laptop with an additional screen. ...
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Why am I getting a 500 Internal Server Error message?

My .htaccess does not work in xubuntu with Apache 2 I have enabled rewrite mode using a2enmod rewrite by referring Example. My /etc/apache2/sites-enabled/000-default.conf file <Directory /home/...
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Installing Xubuntu 14.04 desktop over ubuntu 14.04 desktop

I installed ubuntu 14.04 on a friends laptop. He wanted the Xubuntu 14.04 desktop on it because the graphics card is not able to fully handle the graphics of 16.04. Does anyone know what terminal ...
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How do I change display resolution in Xubuntu 16.04?

I am stuck at 640X480 resolution and cannot find the commands to change it higher ANYWHERE! There are others that are similar .. but NONE for V16.04! I have an IBM ThinkCenter 2.5 ghz with 2 gig RAM ...
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Skype for Xubuntu 16.04

I have little problem with my skype client (Xubuntu 16.04). On skype.com we can download skype but for Ubuntu 12.04 or 10.04. My system version is not available but ok, I just downloaded version 12.04....
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How to disable the shutdown, reboot and hibernate options in the lightdm loginscreen?

I'm currently building a kiosk system based on xubuntu 16.04 and have to lock it down, in order to do that I arrrived at the point where I want to disable the above mentioned option in the lightdm ...
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no more startup after update xubuntu to latest version

can someone help me out of my problem ? i started the automatic update to a higher level of xubuntu, after a long time the screen became black. no more reaction only a blinking cursus in the left top ...
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Running updates after fresh install greatly slows down browsing / flash videos

I have an old laptop which I only use to watch youtube videos while I am waiting for something else to finish on my main computer. its an Intel Pentium M 1.8 Ghz, 1GB RAM Toshiba laptop. I have ...
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“Audio Sync” not working with bluetooth speakers

The issue I have is that, when trying to connect my bluetooth to my laptop (under Xubuntu 16.04), the speakers pair well, but once they are paired, I go on to click on "Audio sink", and I immediately ...
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How to change the xubuntu scroll bar?

How to change the XUbuntu scroll bar? I have looked in various forums, and found nothing about. I've tried the command: gsettings set com.canonical.desktop.interface scrollbar-mode normal But it ...
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Xubuntu 16.04 - Thunar doesn't show most of media thumbnails

Thunar (1.6.10-2ubuntu1) only shows images edited with gimp. Even the screenshots have no thumbnails. I have installed tumbler and tumbler-plugins-extra packages. I have reistalled thunar. I have ...
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Xubuntu 16.04 - simple scan not working with my scanner

I'm running Xubuntu 16.04 and my scanner is a CanoScan LiDE 110. Simple Scan is giving me a "unable to start scan" error and sometimes crashes when I attempt to scan again after being given the error....
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Problem with Virtual Box on Xubuntu running under Android

First of all, I'm aware of this question and this one, and I don't believe this is a duplicate. I've encountered that problem (and solved it using those answers) on two different laptops. This problem,...
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Background static when sending audio to stereo receiver via bluetooth

I'm running xubuntu on my HP laptop. I have a bluetooth stereo receiver, and I use my laptop to send audio to the receiver from my laptop via bluetooth. When I do this, there is a constant static ...
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How install driver for Wireless? [duplicate]

I want to install Xubuntu with dual boot W8. So I have downloaded Xubuntu and installed it, but when I want use it, it doesn't detect WIFI, but when I am connected with ethernet it does detect it. ...
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Unstable internet connection

I have the Intel 7260 (rev 73) and I am running xubuntu 16.04 Sometimes my wifi stops working out of nowhere ("Device not ready" it says in the xfce wifi applet). I need to reboot my laptop to ...
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Xubuntu 16.04LTE won't likely detect HP elitebook laptops keyboard

I have an elitebook 2530p laptop which have had troubles with the keyboard not beeing detected. But when navigating in BIOS or in GRUB, keyboard works just fine. No problem at all, always. However, ...
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Local network works but not the internet

I am at work and the Internet works fine on my laptop but then it suddenly stopped working and still does not work. I can get Local Net. No idea why this issue has happened. I do recall an update that ...
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Xubuntu does not recognize Epson WF-2540 All-In-One

I have struggled with this problem for quite some time but cannot get Xubuntu 16.04 LTS to work with this device (Epson WF-2540 All-In-One). Xubuntu is loaded on a Dell 1525n laptop (2008 vintage) ...
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Is it possible to set an application to preferably open in second monitor? [duplicate]

As the title said, I want to set my Firefox application to always open up in second monitor. I'm using Xubuntu 14.04 and default ubuntu driver for NVDIA (noveau I think). In Windows there is ...
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Unable to “Enable WiFi” on an HP Aspire XUbuntu 16.04

I recently purchased an HP Notebook 17-y020ca and installed Ubuntu 16.04. Having overcome some WiFi driver issues, I am now stuck in the final step of enabling the WiFi. This notebook has a Broadcom ...
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Remove XFCE Start-Up/Loading/Boot Screen While Keeping XFCE

I've recently gotten Xfce on my Unity machine. I want to keep Unity and Xfce, but how do I remove the boot/loading screen that says "Xubuntu" when I want it to say "Ubuntu" like it did before I ...
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Xubuntu Keyboard partially responding after lid down only in some applications

Question: why this happens, how to track it down, how to fix? Lid down > Lid up > Keyboard works. Lid down > Lid up > Keyboard in Firefox or Terminal doesn't work, Alt+Tab doesn't work > move (mouse)...
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RPi WIFI Dongle 0e8d:761b MediaTek Inc. problem with drivers

I bought USB Dongle WiFi from Ebay and I have problem with drivers. I get CD with this device but I don't know how to install it. On screen shot you can see what CD include. When I put lsusb I am ...
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Font settings not working in Xfce keyboard layout panel plugin in 16.06

There is this bug: font cannot be changed in xfce4-xkb-plugin, the applet that displays keyboard layouts. In fact the font can be changed but is displayed much bigger. Can this be fixed somehow?
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Kernel panic /dev/sda: clean

I'm using Xubuntu/windows 10 dual boot. I've installed the NVIDIA CUDA toolkit to use GPU version of TensorFlow. After rebooting it, it got stuck at /dev/sda6: clean,..... for a very long time and ...
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How to open a folder with Atom text editor? (Xubuntu)

When I right click on a folder either on my desktop or in thunar I want an option to open the folder with atom or really some other programs as well such as a picture/music/media program. I've done ...
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How do I stop Xubuntu 16.04 from deactivating my wireless connection?

This happens sometimes whilst I'm actively using my laptop (Lenovo B50-80) but especially when the screen turns off to a black screen, I assume thats a screen saver? I set the screen timeout off and ...
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After fresh installation of XUbuntu 16.04, US layout on USB keyboard after each reboot

The built-in keyboard of my laptop is connected to the system as a USB device. During installation of XUbuntu 16.04 from the official 64 bit ISO image, I was asked about my keyboard layout. I ...
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Why are options grayed out when choosing backdrops on XFCE4?

I am using Xubuntu 16.04 from the Ubuntu Minimal Install iso (DVD). I installed Xubuntu Desktop (full) using Tasksel, appropriately and as opposed to apt-get or a GUI package manager. 16.04 is the ...
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why is this line appearing after installing kubuntu-desktop?

I thought to give kubuntu-desktop a try on my xubuntu. So i installed it. On reboot, a white line appears on my screen. I removed all kubuntu-desktop that i previously installed but the line still ...
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trying to install vulkan fails

I am trying to install vulkan from https://launchpad.net/%7Ecanonical-x/+archive/ubuntu/vulkan Everything works fine until entering this line: sudo apt install vulkan-utils mesa-vulkan-drivers ...
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Alsamixer automatically sets headphones volume at 0 after login

On two of my devices (both eee PCs) sound never works automatically. Eventually, I found the problem to be headphones volume being at 0 in Alsamixer. To solve the issue, I always have to run Alsamixer ...
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How to disable the right-click context menu in xubuntu?

I'm setting up a kiosksystem on an xubunt 16.04 and need to edit or disable the rightclick context menu. I've already tried to install XFce Menu Edit v0.8 but it won't compile due to unresolvable ...
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xubuntu 16.04 took more than 3 mins to boot, what settings should I change to boost the speed?

the following is the output of systemd-analyze blame, and systemd-analyze critical chain, is there any settings I could change/modify to speed up the boot? thank you. after turned off and purged ...
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mirror from xubuntu 16.04 to roku 3?

is there anyway I could mirror the screen of my xubuntu 16.04 laptop to roku 3? how to add roku to my laptop, like one could under windows. is there any specific software I have to install? thank you.
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Mplayer no video or audio on Intel HD 530 in Xubuntu 16.04

I have an Intel i3-6100 processor running Xubuntu 16.04. I'd like to get Mplayer working. I have tried some workarounds. VLC, for instance, works, particularly if I enable X11 display. But I need ...
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Problem with arrows to change values in any windows

I'm using Xubuntu 16.04, installed using Xubuntu-core with mini ISO. I'm having a peculiar problem with arrows that changes values in any windows. Whenever I click the arrow, the value doesn't ...
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Kvm Switch not signal monitor

I've got this KVM switch, to connect two computers with one mouse, keyboard and monitor. I am using Xubuntu and the problem I have apart from the normal resolution problems that everyone is having (...
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Record my daily internet usage? [duplicate]

I want to record my daily internet usage. NetWorx alternative for ubuntu software. Networx screenshot take from windows
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Does XFCE allow for transitions for panels and/or icons?

I want to know if XFCE can be configured to allow zooming/scaling of icons when the user hovers over them, similar to the effect shown on a Mac dock. Also, I wonder if my left panel (of course it ...
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Why doesn't Xubuntu 16.04 boot properly anymore?

I installed Xubuntu 16.04 on MacBook. It worked for a while, but now it starts built-in ash shell (BusyBox) during boot giving "(initramfs)" prompt. The hard disk passed some health tests.
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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 ...