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Acer Aspire One 725 unstable WiFi connection

I installed 12.10 on an Acer Aspire One 725. There were intermittent problems with the WiFi disconnecting and connecting again and again. I thought this might be an issue with 12.10. So I installed ...
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How to chat yahoo messenger with empathy?

I log in to my Yahoo account. But after I go to empathy, it just says that "No online contact." How can I chat?
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Ubuntu won't start properly after updating graphics driver

I recently tried to update my graphics driver. It then asked me to restart, which I did. After this however, I reach a black screen and am asked to enter my login and password. Upon doing this it says ...
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What is the design process (principles or guidlines) for Unity's UX and GUI?

I recently started to think and develop a new concept of UX and GUI for Ubuntu (desktop, television, mobile and tablet) and I try to start the project on a methodological basis respecting the basic ...
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Booting from thumb on Windows 8

I'm using a 4Gig USB thumbdrive to create a bootable USB stick on Windows to Install Ubuntu 12.10. I've been using this page for step by step instructions, ...
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How do I get sound back after connecting with x2go without rebooting?

When I connect remotely over NX using x2go, for some reason, I get a pop-up on the server asking if I want to permanently forget the sound devices that have just been removed: The devices are not ...
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12.10 blank purple screen on startup dell Dimension 3000

I've installed 12.10 from a purchased disc. Setup went ok and I installed any updates. There was some error regarding something called "compliz" and I sent the error report. Now when I try to start ...
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Change WebDav permissions for creating files and folders

Files and folders created through webdav are assigned www-data.www-data and permission 740. I've already added my user to the www-data group, but I'd like to change the permission to 770, so I can ...
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ubuntu 12.10 disk partition after installation

i bought a laptop with 500 GB hard disk and installed Ubuntu 12.10 on it. During installation it gave me an option to make drives after installing (or something like that) and skipped the core step ...
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Unable to install Ubuntu on HP Pavilion DV6

I tried installing Ubuntu 12.04 on my laptop (HP Pavilion DV6). Can you guys please tell me whether it is possible to install it or is 12.10 version of ubuntu compatible with it? I heard there problem ...
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Can't install Ubuntu 12.10 from USB

I can't install Ubuntu 12.10 from USB drive. I tried LiLi, UNetBootin, Universal usb installer and others for create USB. It boots and I can select "Try Ubuntu without installing" and "Install Ubuntu ...
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Stuck installing on win 8 laptop

I can get to the Ubuntu screen, and installation begins....and then while it seems like everything is installing, everything starts to be removed and uninstalled. Using a liveUSB, and laptop preloaded ...
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How to configure samba not to share or not to disply shares?

How can I configure samba so that I can connect to a WORKGROUP with boxes with diffeerent op systems but not to share or hide the shares from other boxes?
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Ubuntu 12.04 Mysql Won't Install

Error when i trying to install mysql-server on Ubuntu 12.04 AppArmor parser error for /etc/apparmor.d/usr.sbin.mysqld in /etc/apparmor.d/usr.sbin.mysqld at line 9: abstractions/mysql start: Job ...
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when is OpenCobol 1.1 going to be released on Ubuntu?

Can anyone give me any idea if and when OpenCobol 1.1 is likely to be released on UBUNTU. The version that comes with Ubuntu does not have many of the commands available such as TRIM, WHEN-COMPILED ...
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Ubuntu One installed on Windows 7 (32 bit) won't launch - does nothing

After running the installer I click on the desktop icon and I see the hour glass for a moment but nothing happens. I see the ubuntuone-control-panel-qt.exe appear in the task manager only momentarily ...
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12.04 LTS updated today and now throws me back to login screen after logging in

I allowed the update to run and once it finished, I restarted. Now it will not accept my password. I can log in as a guest, but can not access most of my programs or files. Additionally, when I ...
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Problem with Symbolic toolbox of MATLAB 2010b, 32bit, installed in UBUNTU 12.04 LTS, 64-bit

I have installed 32-bit MATLAB 2010b on 64-bit UBUNTU 12.04 LTS according to the instructions given in here. It is doing fine except the symbolic toolbox package. Whenever I try to run a command like ...
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No visual interface on ubuntu 12.10 after installing updates

I installed Ubuntu 12.10 on my computer and somewhere between running the updates and installing Unsettings, Cairo, and Ubuntu tweak; the system asks to restart. After that there is no visual ...
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Headphones not working in UBUNTU 12.10. I have DELL 5520 laptop. Speakers are working fine.

When I plug in headphones, I hear only the music in the song and the lyrics is played in an inaudible low volume. And there is a lot of noise also.
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Unable to start avd in Ubuntu 12.10 - permission denied

I am totally new to ubuntu. I installed adt(eclipse) from developer.android.com .. It is working fine. But when I try to start an AVD it says : Error:13 - Permission Denied. I tried to start eclipse ...
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How to solve mkv video problem on 12.04

I have a problem with playing mkv file on my laptop. I installed driver and working well. mkv file is full HD (1080p) and my pc is hd (720p). I opened it on totem. it is screenshot. i opened also ...
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Calibre server through computer name

I use Calibre to manage my ebooks. Caibre has a server option, which I can access on my Ubuntu 12.10 machine through the link: http://my_computer_name:8080 or through http://my_IP_address:8080. On ...
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how to open other drive in ubuntu 12.10

I was able to open Windows 7 files when I use Ubuntu 12.04. Now when I use 12.10 I am not able to get it working. When I run the mount command I get this: /dev/sda5 on / type ext2 ...
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Graphic driver problem with Ubuntu 12.10

I installed Ubuntu 12.10 by upgrading from 11.10 32-bit and I am unable to display anything within any windows open when I load Ubuntu. My computer has the following video card: G86 [GeForce 8300 GS] ...
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Unstable wireless connection

I have Ubuntu 12.10 64 bits kernel 3.5.0-22 running on a Dell Precision M6700. The wireless controller is a Broadcom BCM43228 (802.11abgn, the router also is 802.11abgn); it didn't install on a fresh ...
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RAID (mdadm) - File system relevant prior to building the array?

In the event I want to set up a RAID 1 mirror utilizing mdadm, is it needed to have a file system on the drives first? Reason I ask is my desktop which has RAID 1 (built from the alternate install CD) ...
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After a new install of ubuntu 14

I have a HP dc5800 with VMWare Workstation. New Ubuntu installation worked perfect. I cancelled the language selection because I had no internet connection to the virtual machine. Ubuntu asked me to ...
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Pc acting weird since dual-boot setup

I just came to think of something I've noticed recently when rebooting my PC. If I reboot my PC from within an OS, after installing software or something, it get's stuck on the absolute first screen ...
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installing wine without internet

How to install wine application on ubuntu12.10 without internet. I have already downloaded wine 1.4, but I don't know how to install it.Please be sure any answer for me.
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Why won't Ubuntu install, or even boot up the trial from my USB?

I'll paint the original situation: Windows won't boot. Trying to replace it with Ubuntu so my laptop will work. Now I have two USB sticks. One is about 1 GB, and the other is 8 GB, recently purchased ...
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How do I install globus toolkit 5.2?

I'm doing a project on "grid Computing" and more specifically on "GRAM: job execution/resource management". I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 and trying to install "Globus Toolkit 5.2.3".
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Unable to Mount Location Can't mount file

I am new to ubuntu. I installed ubuntu 12.10 and then at the installation process defined the partition and mount parameters. e.g. /dev/sda1 /dev/sda2 /dev/sda3 so on... But after the ...
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Disable Usb ports in ubuntu desktop except usb keyboard and mouse

I installed ubuntu 12.10 64 bit version in my system. I want to disable all the usb ports. Except usb keyboard and mouse. I tried to add a line blacklist usb_storage in the ...
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how to install jdk in ubuntu without an internet

Right now I don't have a working internet connection on my Ubuntu 12.10 . So is there a way to download some kinda archive or debian package and copy it to my Ubuntu and then install it ?
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How can I move Ubuntu One to SD Card in Android?

My phone often runs out of memory, the clean up wizard suggests moving apps from phone memory to SD. Ubuntu One is not one the apps that is listed, could this be changed?
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I am stuck on step 8 of Creating A USB boot Disk Mac Style

I coverted the file from ISO to dmg. I tried to step 8 I get this message. dd: /Desktop/2ubuntu-12.10-desktop-amd64.dmgof=/dev/rdisk1s1: No such file or directory Over and over again. I try to ...
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Screen Resolution and ATI HD6850 Drivers Ubuntu 12.10

I am running dual monitors with an Sapphire HD6850 graphics card. My main monitor a 22" flat screen plugged in with a DVI port gets full 1680 x 1080 resolution. My second monitor is stuck at 1024 x ...
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How to get crysis 2 running

I am runnung ubuntu 12.04 64bit with nvidea gtx660 the with proprietary driver version 310 installed via additional drivers I have tried a variety of things having no succsess I have got past the ...
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How do I disable IVTV?

I'm trying to debug IVTV and for this purpose I would like to know how to disable it. Since the IVTV site is down I can't find any documentation to do this.
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Login identity when system sleeps

System went to sleep, then asked for a password. I have tried every password I have ever used. Does ubuntu require something different. I loaded this two years ago, last summer. I do not remember, ...
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Why is it my Windows XP and Windows 7 PC/laptop can find and connect to my Ubuntu file server while my Ubuntu laptop cannot see it?

I have an Ubuntu file server running SAMBA on my home wifi network. It is set to share a directory under the user "john" I have a Windows XP desktop connected to the network and it sees the file ...
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How do I install drivers for the Atheros AR8161 Ethernet controller? - update

I checked How do I install drivers for the Atheros AR8161 Ethernet controller? I have same problem: when I pasted this part wget -O- ...
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How to turn Ubuntu into kiosk mode from a running session?

Is it possible to turn Ubuntu (12.10 ) into kiosk mode from, for example, a shortcut on the desktop? As a newbie, how can I write this script? If it isn't clear, you can compare this with a ...
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Command to run lightread

I've installed lightread which works fine. I can open lightread from dash but there is no lightread command in terminal. May be the command to lightread is something other than lightread. So, what is ...
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Dual boot with Windows 7, Ubuntu 12.10 boots to grub

I just installed Ubuntu 12.10 on my laptop and I cannot get it to boot. I created a primary partition for / that is 20480 MB large and a partition for /home that is 202124 MB. 12.10 installs without ...
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Mac - Install from USB - Permission denied

I'm following the official instructions for burning an Ubuntu image on a USB stick from a macbook pro. Step 8 when trying $ sudo dd if=/path/to/downloaded.img of=/dev/rdisk1 bs=1m I'm getting ...
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booting goes to grub

I installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my packard bell dots notebook about 10 days ago downloading wubi from the Ubuntu site. It has worked excellently since then (except flash player problem which no amount of ...
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ubuntu (12.10) wants to reinstall everytime I boot

I installed Ubuntu 12.10 and Windows on my computer. However, on booting Ubuntu always asks me: "try ubuntu without installing" "Install ubuntu" What's going on, or what did I do wrong during ...
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How can i show Deadbeaf music-player queue

How can i show Deadbeaf music-player queue, deadbeafmusicplayer has the option to queue music files, but thtere seems no way to have this listed, like a playlist tab or so

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