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What to use instead of Photoshop

I need some good advice please. I have been using photshop (I belive 7) for what seems like forever. I used to have Windows 7 and my PS whas a pirate copy. However my computer crashed and I have ...
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ATI open source driver fan running at full speed

I know this question has been asked multiple times here, but they are outdated and don't works for me. I have ATI Radeon HD2600 Pro and this GPU is no longer supported by ATI. (The driver work with ...
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wireless wifi network

Sir, after installation vof the ubuntun 16.04 lts ,i am unable connect wifi to the my laptop accept the Ethernet? Please help . I am a new linux user and i am pretty confuse with this type of problem.
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Can't Install, Can't work around black screen and blinking coursor

Darn kid, had a working version of 12, he overwrote it with a manufacturer's Windows XP that won't register. Duh . . so I'm trying to get Ubuntu re-installed. Motherboard has an integrated nVidia ...
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Is Linux disappears to replace Windows?

I've installed Linux alongside Windows. I have two operating systems. Is Linux (ubuntu) disappears to change Windows version? I was assigned one of the drives of Windows to Linux?
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Dell Insiron 2in1 Auto-rotate on 16.04 help

I have been searching everywhere. I can not get auto-rotate to work. I have a dell Inspiron 11 3000 (3153 to be exact) and i can not get the screen to auto-rotate magick-rotation does not seem to run. ...
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Menu Bar and Launcher missing after installing updates (16.04 LTS)

I have Ubuntu running in a VirtualBox VM on both a Windows 7 host and also a Macbook Pro. Four times now (on two different hosts) after having successfully installed (auto-)updates, and restarted the ...
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Boot problem ubuntu + fan max power

I have installed the last version of ubuntu using an usb drive (rufus). My device is an Asus Rog g501 laptop with a Nvidia Gtx 960M if it can helps. I got some trouble to install it, I finally ...
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How to disable the quick start in ubuntu (UEFI)

thank you very much from now and sorry for my English . The problem is the following: In a netbook, containing the UEFI system was activated by mistake , the fastboot option. The netbook has only ...
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Creating casper-rw partition causing Lubuntu Live USB not to boot

I have found recently that setting up a Live USB with Lubuntu 16.04.1 and a persistent partition using the process described in the top answer to this question causes the Live USB to be unable to boot....
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Sound via HDMI sometimes pitched too low

Sometimes it happens that sound that I play via HDMI is pitched too low. It sounds a bit like everything would be played back with half the tempo. I tried Youtube videos via Firefox and VLC for ...
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How to create admin Account? no password from first Installation of Ubuntu in the System

Unfortunately I am unable to create an administrator or any other user account, as I have no password from the first installation of Ubuntu in my new laptop. I'm only logging in via guest account. ...
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Installing ubuntu packages within python script

I want to install following packages within my python script : python-pip python-sqlalchemy mongodb python-bson python-dpkt python-jinja2 python-magic python-gridfs python-libvirt python-bottle ...
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How does an OpenVPN client know the public IP address of my server?

First I thought it was in the client.ovpn under remote my-server-1 1194. I had added both my local and public IP under there. However, when I commented out those lines, it still worked. Where does ...
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WiFi Internet doesn't work after few mins

I ran lspci | grep -i net, you can see the output below. ~$ lspci | grep -i net 02:00.0 Network controller: Broadcom Corporation BCM4313 802.11bgn Wireless Network Adapter (rev 01) 03:00.0 Ethernet ...
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phpmyadmin not working: gettext installed but missing?

I have Ubuntu 16.04, but due to older web-site I have to use php5.5. This I solved by using ppa:ondrej/php repository. But phpmyadmin does not work! All I see in apache-logs is: PHP Fatal error: ...
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Ubuntu 16 server edition 32bit: Can't ping internet, but can ping LAN

Ubuntu 16.04.1 LTS 32bit Server Edition Computer: Intel Pentium 4 /2.4Ghz 32bit WirelessNetwork Card: Realtek Chipset/ TPLINK wireless N PCI adapter I'm new to Linux and Ubuntu. I have been ...
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Failed to load desktop after upgrade ubuntu 16 gnome

I had ubuntu 15.10 gnome and I upgraded to ubuntu 16 gnome. At boot the login screen appears as usual but when I login the display goes blank and the desktop fails to load. I have AMD graphics card. I ...
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Hdd to Sdd without external drive

I want to change from hdd to sdd with no extra drive to backup to. I am right now using dual-boot with Kubuntu 16.04 and Windows 10. On the new sdd, I wish to have only the Kubuntu. What are the ...
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Ubuntu hung while shutting down

I notice that suddenly Ubuntu 14.04 is getting hung while shutting down. I see the messages on console as below Modemmanager[740]: <info > caught signal, shutting down... Modemmanager[740]: <...
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No internet on Ubuntu 16.04, unless using an access-point on a 14.04 laptop or NAT network (on Virtualbox)

I've been testing Ubuntu 16.04 before upgrading from 14.04 and I found a weird issue with the network connection. If I connect directly to the router, the connection to the internet is very ...
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Deja-dup keeps asking for password

I have a problem with deja-dup. When I try to make a backup to a server of mine it start the backup for +- 10 seconds and then asks for my encryption password over and over again. What I did so far: ...
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How to make desktop shortcuts on Ubuntu 16.04?

I was wondering how to do that, this is not something vital for me but I find it useful to know. I found some ways to do this for older versions and I don't know if they can be applied to 16.04. I ...
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Infamous SiS Linux Graphical Problems

I received an old Advent 5311 recently, and I tried to install Linux Mint 18 Cinnamon 32 bit on it. The install went fine, but the display is limited to 640x480. I have basically the same problem as ...
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Monitors don't work - could not switch monitor configuration

I have three monitors but in my case two are blank and one is working. And I am using a Nvidia (GTX 960). I bought the card just before I upgraded to 15.04 and everything was fine until I started to ...
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Run programs in compatibility mode

I want to know if there exist such a program that allows me to run a application native to Ubuntu with backwards compatibility, like in Windows.
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Front audio jack not working

I dual booted ubuntu 16.04 and Windows 7 last week. I am not getting any audio output from the front panel audio jack on my desktop in ubuntu , although I am getting it on windows 7. REAR connected ...
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I need to properly install my college's lan settings on Ubuntu 16.04

I tried inputting my college's LAN settings. But as a result, internet is only working in Mozilla Firefox and other applications like HexChat are not connecting and also apps from android market are ...
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Game is working, but not display

I'm fresh Ubuntu user. Installed newest Wine and EU4. When I start EU4.exe, launcher is totally black, but if you go on the place, where usually button is, game is loading. I hear the sound, mouse ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 installation using serial console - unreadable characters

I'm trying to install Ubuntu on an appliance that does not have ports for a display (i.e. VGA, HDMI, DVI). I have made a bootable USB stick using the Ubuntu ISO using Unetbootin and edited three files ...
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Recover data from volume via live USB

this is my first post so bear with me if I get anything wrong, and sorry about the formatting which probably isn't pretty. I accidentally removed all my kernels and now Ubuntu 14.04 won't boot (other ...
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How can I rotate my notebook screen 90 degrees although 'xrandr --rotate' does not support it?

I've got an Acer Aspire E5-773G notebook with those graphics-related specs: Card-1: Intel Sky Lake Integrated Graphics Card-2: NVIDIA GM108M [GeForce 940M] Display Server: X.Org 1.18.3 driver: nvidia ...
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Regain control after opening firefox via terminal

I'm opening firefox via the terminal using firefox but I can not type any other command after this one since I don't regain control of the terminal after having typed that. The only way to do so (...
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Can I use my Ubuntu notebook's display as second external monitor for my Windows desktop?

I have two different devices: A notebook running Ubuntu and a desktop computer running Windows 10. I want to connect my notebooks display to my desktop computer as additional external monitor. Is ...
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Data recovery external 1TB hard disk after quick format

I was trying to create a usb startup disk, and unfortunately and mistakenly formatted my 1Tb hard disk. It was a quick format from start up disk creator software. Is there any means to just recover my ...
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Can't start nor remove MySQL

I was using MySQL without any error on Ubuntu 15.04.But yesterday I upgraded to 16.04LTS from 15.04 yesterday(15.04 to 15.10 and 15.10 to 16.04LTS). I'm having some issues now When I check MySQL ...
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I accidentally kind of stupidly typed sudo dd /dev/sda [on hold]

Okay, so essentially what happened was that I tried installing Open Suse which never loaded. Infact gave me a mof error thing then it said "Operating System not found". So I went to the store and ...
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apt-get install not working [E: Read error - read (5: Input/output error)]

I have an old problem (since a week) with apt-get which prevents me from installing and upgrading packages. I have Ubuntu 16.04. I am receiving this message on the top bar: Error: opening the cache (...
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The apache2 configtest failed.Segmentation fault (core dumped) Action 'configtest' failed

While restarting apache2 the following output appeared: * Restarting web server apache2 [fail] * The apache2 configtest failed. Output of configtest was: ...
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How do I install JDK 8 with NetBeans(Cobundle) on 16.04 Ubuntu?

So I went to the official Java site and downloaded a JDK 8 with NetBeans with .sh extension and it opens with a text editor and I have no idea what to do with it. I've opened it with gedit and at the ...
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Wifi is not showing

I have installed Ubuntu 16.04 and after installing it 2 times wifi networks are not detected by it. Please help with the solution to connect to the wifi.
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How do I enable wake on lan in ubuntu?

I already looked at How do I enable Wake on LAN with Ubuntu? and this does not answer my question. I have a Dell Inspiron 8300. This is what I get for querying the NIC with ethtool: sudo ethtool ...
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Root folder on my Ubuntu 16.04 with an (X)

I formatted my notebook just now and I installed Ubuntu LTS 16:04, and the folder /root shows with a (X). Question 1: Why? Question 2: How to solve this problem? Notebook- Dell Vostro-14-5480 ...
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whoami sudo su command not found

I have installed ubuntu as a virtual machine on my windows 10. I tried to run the commands su whoami and sudo and all these commands come up as command not found. to find the version i tried ...
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No selection in Bootloader

I'm new to ubuntu. Yesterday I installed ubuntu 16.04LTS (as dual boot with windows 8.1) and now I'm having a problem with bootloader. When I switched on my laptop there'll no selection option for OS. ...
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Problem installing linux-generic on VPS to update kernel 2.6

While setting up my VPS i was stumbling over following problem. Installed is Ubuntu 14.04.4 LTS. I checked the kernel and installed is the really old version 2.6.32-042stab113.10. For getting a ...
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16.04LTS 64bit sees only 3.5GB of memory out of 8GB

I decided to move out of Windows 10 and I just finished with a clean install of Ubuntu 16.04LTS 64bit version - all updates to date . Problem is that it sees only 3.5GB of RAM. I checked the BIOS, ...
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Ubuntu Server Randomly Dropping to BusyBox on Boot

It seems everytime I attempt to update/upgrade packages, the next boot drops to BusyBox. Sometimes it just randomly drops to BusyBox on restart. I can easily get out of BusyBox by running fsck and ...
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AMD kaveri not detecting my driver?

I have a AMD Kaveri APU, recently downloaded oilaf driver PPA, but when I try to play any game I get a black screen or very slow 3D. Any idea on how to fix? *-display NO RECLAMADO descripción: ...
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Error fsyncing /dev/sda1 during install

My laptop crashed, so I am trying to install Ubuntu again. But it is showing this error during the install: Any ideas what might be wrong?

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