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About uninstallation of Ubuntu to allow dual-boot

I had windows XP and windows 7 previously. I wanted to keep windows XP and replace windows 7 by Ubuntu in a specific drive of hard disk. During installation of Ubuntu I found option replace windows ...
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Proxy settings for Ubuntu One on Windows

I am trying to use Ubuntu One behind an authenticating proxy at work on Windows XP. I have Ubuntu One 3.0.2, but it doesn't work, I don't know if it is because it does not recognize the system proxy ...
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Can't find upgrade to 12.04, Update manager doesn't seem to detect it

Update manager doesn't seem to want to find the upgrade. I have tried "update-manager -d" "do-release-upgrade" is cd going to be my only route?
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vga connection with Ubuntu 12.04 32b problem

I want to connect my computer to my tv scree but my VGA connection on my computer doesn't work. There is no connection at all. Do I need to install drivers or something. Sorry I am new in Ubuntu. I ...
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my desktop menu is hidden even after reboot

my clock and applications and everything from the top is gone aswell as seeing which windows are open from the bottom of homescreen. I know this will be simple but just cant do it.
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How to make an Asus G75 laptop more energy savvy

I just bought an Asus G75 and the battery is lasting less than 2 hours, even when doing nothing. I read somewhere that energy saving is not efficient on linux, at least by default. Is there something ...
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Unable to 'Apply' Settings to nVidia X Server Settings

Im unable to save any settings to nVidia Server Settings. I did 'Save to X Configuration File' but no effect. Enable Xinerama is still unchecked the next time I start X. . Original Image here.
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Opening 2 top level windows (quickly/pygtk)

Is there a way using quickly to have an appliaction have two completly seperate windows (not a window with a dialog) And be able to open each of the windows from each other and maybe even also from ...
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Fresh install of Ubuntu 12.04 via Wubi, no sound. Any help?

As the title says, I just installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my laptop using wubi, and I have no sound. $ pavucontrol shows sound playing, but nothing is coming out through speakers or headphones. You can ...
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I can't play games with ubuntu 12.04

I erased the entire disk to install Ubuntu 12.04 on my Acer Aspire 5750G. I tried Heros of Newerth, Teeworlds, and Super Tux 2. None of these games can be initialized. Can anyone help me? I can ...
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Why can't I get sound through HDMI with nVidia GTX580

I've just installed the newest version of ALSA and my NVIDIA device showed up in the gnome-volume-control. I can't actually get any sound on the TV though. When searching around it seems the solution ...
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Dual boot - 12.04 installed first

I have found many guides with how to install windows and ubuntu in dual boot mode, but none from the perspective of a Ubuntu user. Unfortunately Wine or OpenOffice do not display a document that I am ...
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No 3d support with dual video cards

I have a standard Intel Graphics card and one ATI Radeon HD 6490M. There is no support of 3d effects with my dual video cards? What could be the problem? My computer is a HP Probook 4530s with ...
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Accented Keys not working correctly

I'm running 12.04 Precise Pangolin, with Gnome 3, and it looks like my computer has some strange ideas when it comes to accented keys. Without changing any of the settings, the results I get are ...
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517 views

I managed to set up a samba file server, but have to use gksudo to add or remove files!

I managed to set up a samba file server, but have to use gksudo to add or remove files! Also, the windows pc's cannot copy or use the files contained in the share. How do I rectify this? The line ...
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ubuntu 12.04 installation problem on windows 7 64bit

06-26 20:57 ERROR TaskList: Extraction failed with code: 2 Traceback (most recent call last): File "\lib\wubi\backends\common\tasklist.py", line 197, in __call__ File ...
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Cannot update using Update manager because “Package operation failed”

The system says I have 17 packages downloaded but not installed. Whenever I try to update it using the Update manager, it tries to update it but ends up in the error Package operation failed. The ...
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560 views

How to install mysql-6.0.10-alpha?

Currently, I am using Server version: 5.5.24-0ubuntu0.12.04.1 (Ubuntu) version of mysql. Unfortunately the relational operators aren't working on temporal data types for e.g date. I see that ...
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820 views

How can I set Beatbox as default music player?

I have installed Beatbox but I can't set it as default music player in System Configuration of Gnome-shell. How can I set it manually? I add information: BeatBox can't be actually define like ...
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599 views

Banshee does not start (Ubuntu 12.04)

I have installed banshee, but during the installation something went wrong and now i am experiencing this: balg@scorpion:~$ banshee Unhandled Exception: System.TypeLoadException: Could not load type ...
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How to add multiple pages which can be switched on press of a button in pyGTK using quickly?

I am building my first app using quickly, pyGTK and python. I am confused how to add multiple pages to the same window and how to switch between multiple windows on click of button ? In visual studio ...
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Input/Output Error Copying Files from Internal Harddrive to External Drive. (Ubuntu running from Live CD)

I am attempting to transfer files from an internal hard drive to an external hard drive. Both mount fine and I can view files in them. When I try to copy a few of the image files they fail and pass ...
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Why won't my FTP server let me upload?

I am using ubuntu server with FTP, and I don't have permision to upload files. I think this is because of ubuntu, How do i change the permisions of files on ubuntu server? 12.04.
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problem in app-simple player

File "/home/rohit/rohit-player/rohit_player/RohitPlayerWindow.py", line 54, in on_open_clicked media_files.append({"File":f, "uri":file_uri, "format":format}) NameError: global name 'media_files' ...
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Windows boot options menu error

I had windows 7 installed on my Laptop, I tried installing Ubuntu 12.04 via Bootable CD for trial. I am still able to run Ubuntu Live through the CD, but I was unable to install. The installation ...
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No GUI, No internet connection, please help 12.04

I am new to Ubuntu and I tried to install ubuntu server 12.04 on my laptop. now my problem is - I am unable to connect to the internet (I have wifi ONLY connection). ubuntu didn't recognize my ...
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Can't get ubuntu 12.04 to set pixel resolution higher than 1360x768

Can't get ubuntu 12.04 to set pixel resolution higher than 1360x768. Very new to linux liking it other than this lol. I have a dell xps 420 with a nvidia geforce 260 hooked up to my 55 inch tv through ...
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How can I change Trash icon in unity

I've changed so many icons individually by using Main Menu. Now I want to change icons of Trash (empty and full trash) with some PNG but I don't know what to do. I'm using Ubuntu 12.04
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Path to gettext locales directory

I want add locales support to my python app, but I have problem with path to directory with translates. Defualt is /usr/share/locale, but what is recommended method to define it? Writing path in ...
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HP hs2340 HSPA+ MobileBroadband on HP mini 210-4160ew mobile internet illness

The hardware is recognized with success. in iwconfig command it is: usb0 The OS is: Ubuntu 12.04 the most up to date from ubuntu site in network manager is an info: mobile connection: not powered on ...
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“No such file or directory” error when trying to install pcre

am using ubuntu 12.04 and am trying to install pcre however I encountered an error message when I tried to use the command: sudo make after the ./configure command. I have this error message ...
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Creating Ubuntu Browser App Frames

After watching the video i am inspired to create one browser but stuck at one place, could you please help me with this. Requirement = - Like you displayed in your Video i wan create Multiple ...
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nVidia (GeForce 2) graphics card 3d support

Blender and Stellarium aren't working for me in Ubuntu 12.04 (Precise). But blender was working is the previous releases of Ubuntu. I think this is because Precise's drivers for my graphics card don't ...
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Why does 12.04 64-bit installer fail to find root fs and panic?

I bought a new laptop with a Linpus Linux bootup. I can't install ubuntu 12.04 64-bit. I don't know why. It says there's no prefix and then shows a new set of error messages: "Kernel panic - not ...
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Secondary display showing Ubuntu logo, but is not detected

I recently installed Ubuntu using WUBI, and it worked perfectly. However, my laptop is showing the main desktop screen, and my secondary display is only showing the Ubuntu logo with its loading bar ...
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Some problems after running ubuntu tweak application

I downloaded the ubuntu tweak application. After that application has clean some file, the application it self is not starting now.. I am quiet new to linux much and fear that if the tweak ...
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Why does thunderbird inform that I get 3 new messages when I only get 1

That happens only when receiving messages from Stack Exchange, and what's the reason I didn't have Stack Exchange account anymore though I just created it yesterday, I had to create it again and again ...
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Dell M4600 with nVidia Quadro 2000M hangs on boot when external monitor is connected

I have a problem with my fresh installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on my Dell M4600: nVidia quadro 2000M i7-2860 16GB ram 128GB SSD Dell/Samsung 750GB HDD IPS RGB laptop display When it is connected via ...
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How do i upgrade to Ubuntu 12.04 LTS or greater?

When I press upgrade button on upgrade center it starts downloading and suddenly stops and shows message stating authentication failed and advises to check network connection even if it is connected. ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 - Unable to change brightness [ATI HD xxxx - Toshiba Satellite L510 19e]

i can't change my brighness. On my Ubuntu is the original Driver from ati.com running. i used Ubuntu 12.4 with the lastest Updates. Can everyone help me? Thanks Guys! my xorg.conf: Section ...
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how to use second and 3rd partitions in ubuntu

How I can use second and 3rd partitions in ubuntu through terminal as path like: /home/usr etc ... I have 3 partions 1st windows(NTFS), 2nd shared (FAT), 3rd ubuntu (EXT4). what should i type in the ...
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Ubuntu installation got hanged

This is my first ever attempt at working with Ubuntu. I only installed Windows in the past.. I purchased new hardwares this week and I would really like to give Ubuntu a chance (especially since I ...
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How isolated are Windows and Wubi-Ubuntu installations?

If I install Ubuntu via Wubi, I would like to still use Windows for many things, like playing some games not available on Ubuntu. While using Ubuntu, if I encountered an executable that would ...
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Ethernet cable isn't being detected in Ubuntu 12.04

I installed Ubuntu 12.04 smoothly. but for updation etc when I want to connect with my wired cable internet connection, find that all are same like the previous version and I put all ip address, dns ...
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Phone connecting as mass-storage: how can I import photos?

When I connect my Android phone to Ubuntu computed via USB, no photos can be imported. The new USB drive is opened instead containing my various junk from SD-CARD which is a phone's optional external ...
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While browsing, why does my pc suddenly connect to sites using upper port numbers and unknown services?

Hello I'm a newbie; a while ago I was browsing thenation.com and then I noticed on the Firestarter status tab that I was connected to three hosts 91.189.92.191/176/181 on ports 44441 and 51501 ...
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Sound card problem, audio 2 dj. snd-usb-caiaq log: Unable to find an output urb to use

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 and have a native instruments audio 2 dj sound card. When I listen to music or watch a video, sound disappears(video stops then too) and I have to plug out and plug in the ...
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12.04 display resolution changes after each reboot

I am running 12.04-64bit on a Dell xps15z and the resolution changes after each reboot to 1024x768 .As a result my desktop occupies just 3/4 of my entire screen...I have to manually adjust it through ...
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Cheese launches but webcam area is black

Command-line 12.04 Cheese (cheese:4144): Gtk-WARNING **: Attempting to add a widget with type GtkImage to a GtkToggleButton, but as a GtkBin subclass a GtkToggleButton can only contain one widget at ...
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12.04 critical error when opening windows games

I am new to Linux. Running on an AMD 170ghz processor (NX2100?), 80 gb HD and 512MB memory with GeForce FX5200 video card (can't find linux driver for it). Have loaded (w/Playonlinux & wine) Age ...

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