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Operating system not found

I have uninstalled Ubuntu 12.04 and installed Ubuntu 13.04 instead. It told me that Ubuntu is installed and that I need to restart my PC. After restarting I got an error message that said: operating ...
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Upgrade to the latest LTS ubuntu server

I've the old OS installed in our server and I needed to install nodejs on the process I was required to update the system so I did apt-get update and in the process it breaks the libudev library and I ...
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Changing Default programs for a particular file type

Another answer recommended "Right click on the .torrent file..." or "Firefox go to Edit > Preferences > Applications change default application for magnet" What do I do if I can't find the .torrent ...
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Copy Paste not working

I have Ubuntu 12.10 installed on my machine (not in VirtualBox). It has been there for about two years (I upgraded from 11.04). I am using the default Unity user interface. Today copy/paste just ...
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Ubuntu is very slow

For some reason when I open up programs like firefox it take 3 seconds for it to open up. I have 8 GB of RAM so it should be very fast. Also got quad core 3.5 ghz. I already update it "apt-get ...
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chromium web app integration notifications not working?

Ubuntu 13.04, Chromium 28, unity-chromium-extension 2.4.7. I was able to add Google plus and Gmail as short-cuts it seems. But when I set an email as read only I do not get a notification popup, nor ...
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How can I fully remove/delete Ubuntu One?

I deleted Ubuntu One over 2 weeks ago and today it began downloading my files to Ubuntu One! I checked and it does not show in my installed programs. How can I delete Ubuntu One? I do not want it, ...
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Network drivers for Ubuntu 12.04

I have an older Dell Inspirion 1720 Laptop (came with XP, upgraded to Vista some time ago..) rather than retire it I thought to try to install Ubuntu 12.04 in order to familiarize myself with ...
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Lexmark X7675 printer driver needed

Does anyone have a copy of the Lexmark Printer X7675 driver for Ubuntu 13.04 or Debian? Lexmark no longer supports this printer apparently. I visit a site that gave a link that no longer works for a ...
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Zynaddsubfx error message; it won't initialize

I am tying to use zynaddsubfx with qjackctl and MIDI. I have it connected, and the configurations are set. This is what I see when I open zynaddsubfx: Default I/O did not initialize. Defaulting to ...
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wifi problem with relocated hard drive on ubuntu 13.04

I was having trouble installing ubuntu on my desktop seemingly because of the graphics card in it. so instead i installed in onto a HDD on my laptop and everything seemed to be working ok. now when i ...
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trying to troubleshoot sound card issues

I'm trying to follow the article: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/SoundTroubleshooting I'm on step five where it says to run the command: sudo apt-get install linux-restricted-modules-`uname -r` ...
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Booting ubuntu from USB “no possible bios file found”

So that's my problem, I downloaded ubuntu 13.04 32bit and I put it in a 4gb USB stick following the steps in ubuntu's webpage. Then when I restart the computer I press F12 and chose the USB stick, ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 installation on Acer Ultrabook

I have a Acer Aspire Timeline Ultra M3 Ultrabook, which came bundled with 16GB SSD, Windows 7 and Intel Rapid Storage Technology. The 500GB hard disk has a recovery partition(16.5 GB), hibernation ...
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Unmount a desktop

I was attempting to mount a iso file to a file on my desktop but unintentionally I mounted my desktop by mistake. Now my desktop is readonly and I can not fix it. I tried searching but I was unable to ...
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Dualboot on multiple disks problem

I have two different hard drives and a third volume for extra storage. I installed Windows 7 first, then installed Ubuntu on a second hard drive. I couldn't boot Ubuntu with my BIOS reading my data ...
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evolution -> thunderbird migration and archive size

I just migrated my email from evolution 3.2.3 to thunderbird. As that version of evolution is already storing email in maildir format I exported all folders by hand into mbox format (from within ...
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What date range must I use for a daily report?

I want to run a report at 6am every morning that includes the log entries of the last 24 hours. Do I run the report from: 2013-08-31 06:00:00 till 2013-09-01 06:00:00 or 2013-08-31 06:00:00 till ...
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Ubuntu does not boot once after switching from Windows 8 with dual boot

I seem to have a weird issue with dual-booing Ubuntu and Windows 8 (UEFI mode). Whenever I use Windows 8, restart the machine and then boot Ubuntu (13.04) with grub boot-loader, Ubuntu freezes during ...
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USB drive - cp: cannot create regular file, Read-only file system

I am able to copy files from a USB flash drive, but I cannot get the data (files) into the flash drive. It is showing: cp: cannot create regular file `PENDRIVE/12_angrymen.avi': Read-only file system ...
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Midi Input to Finale on Wine

I am using Finale 2012 with Wine on Ubuntu 13.04 and I am trying to connect my keyboard through a Yamaha UX16 midi to USB cable to my computer so I can use it with Finale. When I list the usb devices ...
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I get a notification with an error message, the message is: 'Error: BrokenCount>0. How can I fix it?

It is also telling me that my installed packages have unmet dependencies. I do not know what does it mean. I'm a new user for this OS. I have a Acer C7 Chromebook. 3 days ago I installed Ubuntu 12.04 ...
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Second and third drives

I might be reformatting my windows installation and installing Ubuntu. I have a huge number of files that need to go over. I also have D: and E: hard drives to which I can transfer those files. My ...
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After loging to system HDD LED doesn't stop shine

I noticed the problem first time when the system (13.04) has crashed after trying to run WoW:Cataclysm by the wine. When logging to Ubuntu, the HDD diode begins to shine and won't stop, and system is ...
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Nvidia Geforce 210 on 12.04

The problem is that when I install the recomended drivers for the graphic card and next to that I reboot as the system says, the system loads so far and the screen turns off. I've tried several ...
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Screen resolution - can't get xorg.conf to use Modeline instead of EDID

Having real problems getting Ubuntu 13.04 running properly on a Sony Vaio VGC-JS1E All In One desktop PC. I also have no sound, but this question is about screen resolution. The panel in the PC has a ...
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780 views

Auto mount server Secondary hard disk shared folder to client

I was tried to Mount server secondary hard disk shared folder to my client computer. Already the secondary share folder was mound on server like this /media/sdc1/foldername/ i want to auto mount ...
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Encryption of the Ubuntu install has made my OS unworkable. Can it easily be resolved?

If, I've not got any files saved as it's brand new, how easy is it to just completely overwrite the install? I'm going to try tomorrow. Almost gave in a re-installed windows but will try again. At ...
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X does not start after removing parameters quiet splash

I would like to remove the splash screen. Kubuntu 12.04 runs on my laptop with KDE 4.11 (I use the backports offered by the Kubuntu community). In order to remove the splash at boot time, I removed ...
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Ubuntu is installed but not booting.I am using a windows 8 pre-installed laptop

Ubuntu is installed but not booting and is appearing in OS choice but when i choose Ubuntu it shows cannot find file ubuntu/winboot/wubildr.mbr I am using a windows 8 pre-installed laptop. I ...
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Unable to install Ubuntu serv 12.04 on new PC assembly

I just assembled a new PC/server for use as a small server in a small business. Ubuntu server ver 12.04 was recommended as ver 13 is not as well supported in comunity. I already read about 50 other ...
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Quick-Search the web with query string

The Mac app alfred.app has some pretty neat features. One of them called "Quick-Search the web" (see more here) allows to search the web by typing a keyword (i.e twitter) and getting a web page ...
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NetworkAvailabilityChanged not working with mono

I've got an small program that is written in VB.NET and compiled with .NET4. When I run it on win7 and unplug my network cable, I have an event. when I run the program on Ubuntu V12.10 and mono, I do ...
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“Leave This Page” button. Prevent from loading

I had a website come up that said my system was locked and I had to pay money to get it unlocked. Additionally, there was a window with "Leave This Page" button and "Stay On This Page" button. ...
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Unable to load .mozilla during installation sometimes (ubuntu 12.04 LTS)

I am unable to see .Mozilla in /home/mvrp directory (the name I have given who am I during installation of Ubuntu 12.04 LTS) some times after installation. when I could see it in /home/mvrp directory ...
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Installing Firstclass missing dependency

So I'm working for a school and they want me to install a communication program called firstclass. It has a .deb called fcc-10.014-linux.i686.deb. I tried clicking on it and it opened the software ...
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How change system font color Ubuntu 12.04

I've been searching but i can't get a specific guide to changing Ubuntu 12.04 LTS' font color. I am using the Dfcon editor to change the background and base color of the system, the code being: ...
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Graphics performance reduced

I've installed Ubuntu recently. I love gaming on PC and I am trying out Ubuntu. But... I've been having a problem. My graphics card performance had been reduced in this OS. I used to run games in ...
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Can't connect Samsung Galaxy GIo to my ubuntu 13.04

When I connect my mobile phone Ubuntu doesn't recognize it.
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I want to bridge my ethernet to my wifi, but there is no ethernet port listed. What can I do?

Under Network Connections, I have no "Wired Connection"
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How to retrieve or find missing pictures

I deleted by mistake a wallpaper to trash. I cut it out of trash and paste in to my "Pictures" folder. But now when I go to the pictures folder, the picture is nowhere. Its not even hidden. What can I ...
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boot problem system stops ubuntu-GNOME 13.04

message: give up waiting for root device .... ALERT! /dev/disk/by-uuid4ec71b51-5f7c... does not exist Dropping to a shell BusyBox v1.20 ... Enter 'help' for a list of built in ...
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Set Up a Server

we want to set up a server in our office and we face some problems. We have a network with 9 computers all in Windows. We would like to change our server from Windows Server to Ubuntu Desktop (or ...
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How do I log visited sites (for all users in a system)?

I want to log all sites users in my system visit. Is there any software for Ubuntu like Network Magic for Windows?
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How to modify and give acces to user in sudo file

when I am trying to install vim using sudo apt-get install vim, its showing sudoers file error. Please help me out.
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Why doesn't my trackpoint configure save, despite udev rule?

I have followed the instructions from here exactly. I was able to increase the speed and sensitivity of my trackpoint. However, those settings would revert itself to the default upon restart. In other ...
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Not able to install from USB on a Mac

I did everything correctly. I ran the iso (rebooting the Mac, then booting from USB), and then chose the option to install Ubuntu. I then got a black screen for about 10 seconds, and then received the ...
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kde-full on Ubuntu

Since I am really willing to install Krita on Ubuntu, I installed kde-full to be able to do that. When I had to choose the default DM, I chose KDM. When I rebooted, Ubuntu went to tty1. The graphical ...
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Installed Ubuntu, Unable to open Windows 8

I got bored with the Windows 8 and tried installing Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. I had trouble installing it and looked for help. I learnt that I had to make the root as "/" and format the drive as Ext 2 or 3 or ...
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How can I disable screen blanking without /etc /X11/xorg.conf on Nvidia Optimus laptop

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04, 64 bit, kernel Linux 3.5.0-39-generic, on a system that has an Nvidia GE Force GT 640m / Intel HD graphics 4000 - 1.0 GB graphics processor assembly. In order to get the ...

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