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How to dual boot Kubuntu without booting into GRUB when I turn on my computer?

What I want to happen is when I turn on my computer it boots into Windows 10 by default, and if I want to go into Kubuntu, I go into BIOS and choose to boot it. Is this possible without having Linux ...
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Unable to connect to: ws://hostname:5240/MAAS/ws

My MAAS server has been running for several months, building openstack cloud configurations and tearing them down, then it gives the error message of "Unable to connect to: ws://hostname:5240/MAAS/ws" ...
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Window is bigger than my workspace

I'm running Linux with Ubuntu in VB. I have it installed and all is working well except for one thing that I can figure out how to fix. When I click on settings and go into any of the options there, ...
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Should I, and could I, replace bluez?

I have a question about bluez. I am wondering if there are any alternatives to bluez bluetooth support that I can use. The reason I am asking, is because I have a ralink 3290 bluetooth adapter, which ...
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Wifi Reboot Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

this is my first time using ubuntu, I have big problems connecting to the wi fi, once I connect it work all right for minutes then it become real slow until i can no longer connect, but once I reboot ...
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How to run a batch (.bat) file on Ubuntu using Wine (with complete steps)?

I have this old Windows game with a .bat file which doesn't open with Wine and only opens as a text file. I have browsed through and tried several suggested ways of opening it with Wine console ...
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Error connecting to IMAP server: mail.mydomain.com. 111 : Connection refused

I get Error connecting to IMAP server: mail.mydomain.com. 111 : Connection refused when logging to my mail server through Squirrelmail I made mail server setup using this tutorial ...
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Joining MP3's via commandline with background track

I'm already taking advatage of two command line utilities. I'm using ffmpeg to convert m4a to mp3, and then I'm combining a few mp3's into one large one using mp3wrap. The resulting file is something ...
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Touchpad not found after sleep mode/close laptop lid after last update

Weird thing happened after my last update on my new laptop (Asus k401l), when it goes to sleep or when I close the lid, the touchpad is disabled and in system Settings > Input Devices > Touchpad it ...
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Windows not booting after removing the partition containing ubuntu

I had windows 10 and Ubuntu dual boot. Now I removed the partition containing Ubuntu and after doing so, I am not able to boot in windows and it shows internal hard disk is not available. Help me out ...
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Sporadic network on Ubuntu 14.04 new installation

I have been searching the internet for a few days now for a solution to this problem and I have found no solution yet. I just installed Ubuntu 14.04.3 on a server and my server sporadically and ...
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Kubuntu 14.04 - Can Oracle JDK 8 (for later use with NetBeans 8) be installed along with currently installed OpenJDK6 & 7?

I'm not facing an actual issue yet, rather trying to avoid any... Currently, these packages are installed on my PC (automatically installed during a fresh install of Kubuntu 14.04): $ apt list ...
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Gedit does not auto-highlight .x10 files

Since I am working with X10, I got the X10 language highlighting for gedit. This works, but whenever I open an .x10 file I first have to change the "Highlight Mode" to "X10", otherwise there is no ...
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Xubuntu 14.04 ATI/AMD driver problem

I'm trying to install a driver for ATI Radeon HD 7900 series. I've read a lot of different articles, but I still cannot to do it. For example, I've tryed almost all instructions/way from this page ...
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Matlab says invalid file installation key

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 and I'm trying to install Matlab 2015a and when I enter the installation key I get this error you have entered an invalid file installation key But the key is correct .. ...
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Syanptic: Could not download all respository indexes

I've been trying on and off to fix this and I have come to the point where I need to ask for help. The last thing I did was visit here (Update manager: "Could not download all repository ...
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Need help creating a persistent live usb, can any one help?

I was able to create a ext3 partition with out any problems using Gparted and now I am trying to send over a persistence.conf but it fails each time, here is what commands I am running: sudo mkdir ...
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Share a folder from UBUNTU

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 inside VMware on a Windows 7 host and I need to share a folder to the host machine. I've successfully shared the folder so it's visible to the Windows side, but I need to be ...
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Installation Issues with Flash Drive

Ubuntu doesn't allow me to fully install it because at the end when it asks, "Ubuntu needs to restart. Would you like to do it now?", without hesitation I click continue. Upon rebooting it prompts me ...
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pthread_kill(0,0) crashes

This is my first question here (as you can probably tell from the poor formatting of GDB's output below :^}, and this may not be the right forum ??... Using Ubuntu 14.04, calling pthread_kill(0,0) ...
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Change framerate of mp4 video without reencoding using mp4box and piping

I'd basically like to do what this guy asked for. Using the lines of Mitch I get a perfect result. I'd now love to use the output of mp4box directly as input of mp4box again (to make one command out ...
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Verbose Software Updater?

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. After approving and authenticating the present batch of titles in the update, the best the GUI can do is to show a list of the past titles--already downloaded to the ...
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Cannot boot: BusyBox (initramfs)

My ubuntu 14.04 lts 64bit not booting up, it shows : BusyBox v1.21.1 (Ubuntu 1:1.21.0-1ubuntu1) built-in shell (ash) enter 'help' for a list of built-in commands. (initramfs) How to solve this ...
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Apt-get Issues (and random crashes)

I'm running Ubuntu 15.04 (x64, i7, etc.). Everything has been working perfectly for a long time. However, this morning I was watching some videos online (YouTube) when Firefox crashed. I tried running ...
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Fuzzy visuals and low fps in games, screen tearing in both games and web browser. Happened after changing up drivers

This started after tf2 kept crashing upon opening. I assumed i might have had a driver issue and switched over to the proprietary drivers from amd. The crashes persisted so I switched back to the open ...
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mod_rewrite 15.04 ubuntu server

I tried to enable mod_rewrite on my new server. I installed LAMP, an configured rest by webmin, but cant run mod_rewrite. I get the Not Found-url page. When i do any changes in configs like ...
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Konica Minolta bizhub c3350

I am a complete novice Ubuntu user. I have started using a shared business centre and the printer here is a Konica Minolta bizhub c3350. I am unable to print at present, can anyone help with getting ...
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Lost wired network connection in multiple ubuntu installs

Problem: wired network not working on desktop computer. ifconfig shows the IP address as 10.21.1.101 (Ubuntu is configured for a fixed IP) Router shows IP address 10.21.1.101 reserved for this ...
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Not enough boot space to download Ubuntu 14.04.03

Hi this is slightly different to the other problems listed under this heading - brand new 1TB drive so no old kernals. ubuntu@ubuntu:~$ df -h Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on /cow ...
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how can I pull a file from bitbucket

I'm new to bitbucket and Ubuntu. I just created a project and a Java file on bitbucket. I was able to clone before adding the file. Once I added the file, I ran git pull - but ubuntu threw a fatal ...
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Apache2 “configtest failed” (error line 216, 5, 62)

Starting web server apache2 The apache2 configtest failed. Output of config test was: apache2: Syntax error on **line 216** of /etc/apache2/apache2.conf: Syntax error on **line 5** of ...
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Starting ubuntu in virtualbox shows login screen, but after successful login desktop does not get loaded

So I run lubuntu 14.04 as guest on a windows 8.1 host. everything ran smoothly on a vmdk file that I originally got from vmware workspace. I tried something out and accidentally created a new ...
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Setting up apache2 on ubuntu to avoid index.php in joomla

I have an ubuntu 14.04 azure virtual machine serving a couple of different sites. www.example.com is set up to ip 1.2.3.4 (my server) and is redirected to 1.2.3.4/example. This works fine. ...
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Cannot enter BIOS after installing Ubuntu-Mate 14.04 LTS

I purchased a refurbished Dell Optiplex 755 with Vista (I think) over a year ago. I installed Linux Mint after booting into Windows once to verify the computer was operational. Earlier this year I ...
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Adobe Flash Player fail to install

When I try to install Adobe Flash Player it tells me to check the internet connection when I have internet connection. what to do??
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/boot continues to be above 90%

I have checked my installed kernels www-data@May:~$ dpkg -l linux-image-\* | grep ^ii ii linux-image-3.13.0-57-generic 3.13.0-57.95 amd64 Linux kernel image for ...
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Drive not showing up

Every time I start my ubuntu and do a "ls" in "/media/my_username" directory my drive D: is not showing up,but after when I enter the D: using GUI and doing a ls it shows up,can any one help!
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Ubuntu and Windows 7 dual-boot

I have two HDDs, 80Gb each. On the first HDD, I have windows 7, on the second HDD, I've installed Ubuntu, but I don't understand why can't I use Ubuntu. When I restart my PC, it doesn't ask me about ...
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cannot view partitions after rsync restore: how to backup better?

I have done a backup using rsync and restored the system as a test. All went well except that I cannot click on the partition listing in nautilus anymore. When I do it complains about "This location ...
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How to install bimp for gimp 2.8 on ubuntu?

$ sudo apt-get install libgimp2.0-dev Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you have ...
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Ubuntu software center is not opening, it just freezes and then closes itself

When I try to remove software using the terminal I get this error: Reading package lists... Error! E: Encountered a section with no Package: header E: Problem with MergeList ...
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Midori not working in some of the wordpress websites

I have installed midori in my ubuntu system and I came across this unusual problem. I cant visit some websites hosted in wordpress eg: https://mehedihsan.wordpress.com/ ...
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Internet Text & Ubuntu Menu Text Color variegated - hard to read

I'm a new user to linux/ubuntu and I have just installed the ubuntu 14.04 version. The drop-down menu text and the internet texts appear to be orange/red and fade/mix-up randomly. Sometimes texts ...
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How to migrate/merge files from one user to another user in same computer?

Ubuntu 14.04 No Dash No Menu on an User Account ^ This a follow up question Since my problem can't be solved and I want to delete the user that got problem, I think I want to move all user files ...
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USB camera not working

I plugged a USB HD camera on my computer (O.S. Ubuntu) and it is working with very low quality (not HD) while the same camera I used it on windows and it was HD. I am surprised why in ubuntu the ...
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Linked Files in LD_LIBRARY_PATH statement not working

Is there some magic to ensure that Link files work when part of a PATH statement? I have an app that is looking for /opt/Qt/5/gcc_64/lib/libXmlPatterns.so.5 The above file is a link to a file in ...
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How can I re-size partitions

I have 3 partitions one is "/" then a swap and lastly a "home". I was hoping to have the root only have the Ubuntu OS. (no dual boot only Linux) The root is taking ALL the data, updates, and apps ...
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Ubuntu don`t see my usb stick

My pc don`t see my usb stick , 8Gb (7.41Gb). FAT32 Last time I use it was 4-5h ago , in w7. I have 2 movies and some files on that stick , and I really don`t want to format it. I`m new on Ubuntu :D ...
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Unable to create file /tmp/testfile: No space left on device

i have really strange situation today over one of my Ubuntu Server. this is a web server, where One PHP website is running and i have programmed this web to move the File between the Mounted drive ...
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proFTPd — Operation not permitted on line 36 of '/etc/proftpd/proftpd.conf'

sudo chown proftpd /etc/proftpd/ftpd.passwd sudo chmod o-r /etc/proftpd/ftpd.passwd sudo service proftpd start At this stage proFTPd is running but I am unable to log in, sudo chmod o+r ...

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