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Access windows user folder from ubuntu live

How can i access windows users directory from ubuntu live to backup some files before format. It is showing me empty folder but i know that it is not empty? Folder /media/somepart/Users/Myuser is ...
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Xubuntu don't boot

While booting display blinks twice and nothing happened.It seems that Xubuntu started but display shows nothing.Also when if i chose previous Linux versions or repair option in GRUB it boots normally. ...
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Fixing broken Eclipse Ubuntu 12.04

after updating some plugins my Eclipse Indigo stopped working properly in Ubuntu 12.04. Now I no longer can create C++ projects or open cpp files (due to some error in org.eclipse.cdt). I have tried ...
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TuxOnIce won't resume

I'm trying to setup hibernate on my new rig, and I've gotten tuxonice working a few times, but then I had a failed hibernate, and sense then, I can't resume from a hibernate. TuxOnIce has the loading ...
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Ubuntu Won't Install On Custom Build

Just built my first computer, trying to install Ubuntu, when I tell my BIOS to startup from disk drive it says : "Please insert boot media into boot device" So I insert my burned disc and my ...
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Windows Wireless Drivers - Install

I have nearly ended my journey of making a dual-boot windows xp and ubuntu computer. Along with version 12.04, came the problem with my NetGear WNDA3100v2 wireless adapter. It wasn't compatible. My ...
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Help with installing brother printer MFCJ270W

I need help with installing my brother printer model: MFC-J270W. I found all of the required Linux drivers for this printer from the Brother website, I just need guidance on how to install this via ...
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Run script on Wacom Bamboo button press

I have Wacom Bamboo tablet which has some buttons on the device. How can I configure a script to be run when I press one of them?
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Using ATI Flgrx drivers

after installing ubuntu 12.04 i had the problem that i had a black screen directly after rebooting. So i used the grub option "nomodeset" to get an screen. I installed the recommended flgrx drivers ...
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How to install ubuntu via usb in portable drive

My harddisk has been corrupted and there is no way to fix it.i am using portable drive.I want to install ubuntu in portable drive. recently i have remove my internal hd of laptop and connect the ...
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Having problems booting xubuntu after installation

I'm newbie with ubuntu, I tried to install ubuntu, at the beginning xubuntu work for the first upgrade to xubuntu 12.04, but after the reboot, no winxp media center ether Xubuntu won't start and I ...
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Wireless connection problems

Upgrade manager rec. Ubuntu12.4 which I downloaded using a wireless connection. Worked fine for 5 days then lost connectivity, can only connect using wired. Am being asked to 'authenticate ' with ...
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Sound problem with onboard sound and USB sound

Last week I've updated my hardware and after installing Ubuntu 12.04 I has some problems with the sound, there was: 1) I replaced the old mainboard with a Asus P8H77-M Pro board with onboard sound ...
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Disabling Clipboard completely in Ubuntu - Openbox environment

We are working on a project of Ubuntu customization with openbox. For some specific requirement, we need to disable the clipboard completely in the system. I have searched a lot over openbox and gnome ...
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sound problem on lubuntu

I get no sound whenever I play any music file, but I don't get any error message either. Youtube works properly. Curiously, early in the morning I used Clementine without problem, and now this. Ideas? ...
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Why can't I access hw:1,0 until gstreamer-properties is run once?

Not necessarily an Ubuntu-specific question but I wasn't sure where else to ask. I have an AverMedia DVD EZMaker 7 which plugs into USB and works well on Ubuntu 12.04. I downloaded and installed the ...
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Ethernet Connection Doesn't work

Not sure what happened over the weekend (possibly the last sudo apt-get upgrade I ran this morning?), but I noticed that my computer's using my phone's internet connection (connected via USB and ...
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Cannot detect wireless network after reboot

At first I could detect wireless networks, but after rebooting I can no longer activate the wireless card. I can connect however to the internet via cable, wired connection but not wireless How do ...
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installed ubuntu 12.04 ( alongside xp ) cant boot into ubuntu

so i installed ubuntu 12.04 32bit alongside xp sp2 ... chose the "something else" option and gave ubuntu a whole partition of 48GB .. ext4 type partition .. DID NOT give a swap space the installation ...
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gksu not working

gksu nautilius Running the above or trying to run the nautlius script -'browse as root' gives the following error /home/borax12/.gtkrc-2.0:6: error: scanner: unterminated string constant ...
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usb sticks and cards have all become read only

For no apparent reason my desktop machine running Ubuntu 12.04 suddenly will not allow me to write to or create files/folders on any usb drive (memory sticks and cards). All work perfectly in my ...
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How do I install unity-lens-shopping?

I am trying to install the unity-lens-shopping app. I've downloaded unity-lens-shopping-6.8.0. When I ran ./configure the first time it complained I did not have the valac compiler. I went to the ...
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ssh multiple clients

Hi I am new to ssh server but I have successfully been running it on other Ubuntu 12.04 computers. The latest computer I set up with openssh-server only seems to allow one shared connection between ...
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How to share files Between RHEL and Ubuntu

I have installed RHEL 5.5 on VIrtual Box and Host system is Ubuntu 12.04. I can access the files of Ubuntu by using the sharing services of Virtual Box. But how can i access the files of RHEL ...
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My Asus Netbook, Model 900HD XP Won't Let me Resize The HD

I can get "Gparted:" to open up, but nothing in the window responds as though the Netbook is protecting its' HD, as HAL did in 2001/2010, a Space Odyssey>>LOL. Any idea why
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Why won't Kubuntu load my CD?

I'm running Kubuntu 12.04.1 LTS and Kubuntu hasn't recognised my CD! Here are the results of a sudo fdisk -l: Disk /dev/sda: 500.1 GB, 500107862016 bytes 255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 60801 ...
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bluetooth headset can connect, but not visible in pulse audio

I have a plantronics bluetooth headset, and until yesterday I could use it without any problem. However, today it suddenly stopped working (maybe related to the last software update I did). I can ...
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HP Officejet 6600

G'day all, I'm due for a new all-in-one printer/scanner. I'm thinking of a HP Officejet 6600 with wifi. Apparently it does I-printing as well. I can't find a straight forward driver for CUPS so this ...
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Suggest different version for this configuration because Ubuntu 12.04 taking too long to bootup & performing real slow

I have 768MB ram and 1.7GHz Intel processor. I think that's the problem . So please recommend me a lighter version of Ubuntu. That will give me optimum performance. Because i have seen it performing ...
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Can't ssh into my ubuntu vps

I have a vps running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and I have installed openSSH but I can't connect to it with putty. I get error saying Network error:Connection timed out. How to fix this?
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Is there an easy way to configure an Ubuntu system to function as a proxy/file server from behind an NAT?

Sorry for the long question, but the situation/desire is quite complex. Here is my setup: I have a laptop which I carry around everywhere and I have a desktop sitting at home, connected to the ...
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SSD and HDD have window 7 recovery partition. Can I delete one to make room for ubuntu?

I'm trying to install ubuntu right now, and I've run into a problem. I have Windows 7 installed on my SSD, and I want to install ubuntu on my HDD, but I already have three partitions on my HDD. The ...
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USB Hub and Ubuntu

I have a powered 7 port hub connected to my Ubuntu box and it does nothing. The devices (zip drive and web cam) work direct, but aren't recognized through the hub. This worked fine in Windows 7. I ...
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Eclipse with log error

root@deepak:~# eclipse ** (eclipse:28003): WARNING **: The connection is closed find: `/root/.eclipse': No such file or directory find: `/root/.eclipse': No such file or directory W: Cannot inject ...
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How can I fix white characters on menus and the Launcher not disappearing?

On 12.04 LTS, I was trying to install some packages for dependencies of the allegro game development library. One of the packages was libwxgtk2.8-0. After installing, a red cross appeared near my user ...
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12.10: login screen never goes blank

I have installed the 12.10 beta (with all updates) on my iMac Early 2008. One annoying problem I'm having is that, when I log out of my account and go back to the login screen (lightdm, per default), ...
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Error while accessing SVN Repository

we are working on one android project in our company using Eclipse as an IDE. one person is works on windows platform while i am using ubuntu for android development. we need to connect same project ...
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how do i close fullscreen in cheese

I have a HP 6vt and once I put cheese in full screen it has no way to move back to a window since nothing on my computer works at that point except the off button.I even went to software center and ...
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Gap in firefox's File Menu

Firefox's menu has some gap between options. Is this a bug in my ubuntu version of firefox or in the browser itself? Is anyone else facing the issue? How to fix this?
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Is it possible to emulate a (windows) raid controller to recover a raid1 mirror?

So, Im gonna make a point to ask this question a couple of ways for the sake of wording, and how it might trigger a memory that someone might have experience. Heres what I have: 1. Two hard drives ...
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After tarball restore my PC (tar xvfpz backup.tgz -C /), my sound card and network are not working. How to detect?

1 . I have a old laptop I installed Ubuntu 12.04 on. (It was ACER) 2 . I booted into single user mode and backed it up via cd / sudo -i tar cvpzf backup.tgz --exclude=/proc --exclude=/dev ...
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How to setup extended desktop to untilize 12 monitors?

We have a 12 monitor setup and we're trying to make the GNOME panel display across all the monitors. But we don't know where to start. How can we use this 4x3 setup to use the full combined ...
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How to make web-server address into dns?

I'm using apache webserver on ubuntu base o/s. I want to change the web-server hostname to lets says xyz.compnayname.com.uk. The virtual machine that runs the web-server is stand-alone machine not ...
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Ubuntu 12.x on HP Pavilion g6-1d21dx

What would it take to ensure that Ubuntu 12.x is supported seamlessly on HP Pavilion g6-1d21dx with AMD A6 APU and Radeon HD 6520G
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Users in vsftpd

This my example of vsftpd.conf anonymous_enable=NO pam_service_name=ftp local_enable=YES write_enable=NO anon_upload_enable=NO anon_mkdir_write_enable=NO anon_other_write_enable=NO ...
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Help installing ubuntu

I downloaded Ubuntu ISO on my Windows computer and I made a bootable USB. When installing Ubuntu it asked if I wanted to replace windows 8 with Ubuntu and I said yes. This formated my hard drive, but ...
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How do I know if I am in fallback mode?

If Gnome 3 appears to be exacltly like Gnome Classic, does that mean that it is running in Fallback Mode? If this is the case, then how do I force it to return to Gnome 3?
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HP Pavilion dv9410us Model Drivers for Ubuntu?

Where can I download the Ubuntu 12.04 drivers for HP Pavillion DV9410US model laptop which has AMD Turion X2 processor, with Nvidia graphics card. But where can I download the wireless driver since ...
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Wired ethernet not getting detected in 10.04

Ubuntu version : 10.04 Desktop Model : HP 8200 Elite SFF Prob : ethernet not being detected. Please help. I am new to Ubuntu. Thanks
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Windows 7 and Ubuntu

So I have Ubuntu 12.04 on my pc but I'm currently using Windows 7 as my default OS. How do I revert back to Ubuntu?

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