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I am not able to install ubuntu using usb?

I downloaded ubuntu 12.04.5 LTS iso file from torrent( size 700+ MB)and copied it in the usb. Then I made my usb drive bootable by running command line instructions (since my GUI is not working) from ...
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installer display for ubuntu 14.04.2 messed up on 4k screen

I'm trying to install Ubuntu 14.04.2 on an Intel NUC with HD6000 graphics, connected to a Samsung screen with a native 3840x2160 resolution. The initial grub menu displays fine, but the graphical part ...
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First-time backup landed in the wrong place

I used Backups with the following settings: Folders to save: Home(jeg) [ON] Folders to ignore: Trash, ~/Downloads [ON] Storage location: 799 GB Volume [ON] Folder: LinuxBackupDirectory [ON] ...
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Ubuntu won't boot from USB Stick on my PC - Black screen - But boots on another PC

My PC is running Ubuntu and Windows. Now I installed Ubuntu from a CD on my PC to a USB Stick successfully. I went to another PC and I could boot to Ubuntu from it (grub menu was showing) and ...
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Upgrade Ubuntu without GRUB

I have a very odd setup and I would like to upgrade my Ubuntu installation while maintaining this setup. Here's the situation: My actual HDD (let's call it "sda") has a Windows installation on it, ...
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Ubuntu emulator not boot up with fglrx

Today, I decide to install the latest AMD driver on my system (Ubuntu 14.04) : http://support.amd.com/en-us/download/desktop?os=Ubuntu%20x86%2064 This driver working pretty well and increase ...
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firefox vaapi acceleration

How can I enable html5 hw acceleration in firefox 38 ? (running on ubuntu 15.04) with vaapi via gstreamer1.0-vaapi (installed). I have intel hd 4600.
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“Find” Permission Denied

I am a new user of Ubuntu and I was trying to find my xorg.conf. I used find / -name xorg.conf but it says "permission denied" like in this image. What can I do to get the permission? http://imgur....
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Ubuntu in endless password asking loop [duplicate]

This is very strange broblem, I have never seen anything even close to this. I have ubuntu 14 (or so) which is put into old 2005's cheap laptop computer. It had worked well since now, even tough ...
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Secure VMs on own cluster using Openstack and Ubuntu?

I recently got my hands on a bunch of old servers at work. The idea is to be able to deploy VMs across the cluster of machines and hand them out to people at my organization whenever they need a ...
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Problem with installing Qt5.3

I am trying to install Qt5.3 into my Ubuntu 14.04(64 bit). While installation process was running suddenly it was showing some prompts and showed several error messages as following: Error during ...
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Ubuntu's Manual - Spanish - 15.04 [duplicate]

Which link should I click to download Ubuntu's Manual in spanish? My version is 15.04.
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Software not available in the new Ubuntu version (15.04)

I'm a Ubuntu 14.04 user and I want to upgrade to Ubuntu 15.04, but there's a software that I bought in 14.04 that is not showing anymore on Ubuntu Software Center. What to do? Thanks.
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USB stick not usable after ISO boot burn

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 and have made 2 ISO boot sticks, one for Mint 17.1 and the other for 14.04. The Mint USB was made using 'Startup Disc Creator' from the software centre and the Ubuntu one was ...
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How can I change the filename timestamp?

I have dat files' names in chronological order: FileName_YYYY_MM_DD_HHMM.dat Is there any commands for adding 30 minutes to each timestamp?
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How can I resolve “pkg_resources.DistributionNotFound: PySide” when running Everpad in 15.04?

When trying to run ever pad from the terminal I get the following error(s). Can anyone point me in the right direction for getting everpad up and runnning? Python 2.7 is installed on my system ...
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1answer
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Terminal says “Interface doesn't support scanning”

I have been trying to get Wi-Fi to work on Ubuntu 14.04 (I just don't and can't get ethernet) I have been trying too follow the guidline here: ubuntu 14.04 connect to a wifi network using command line ...
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How to edit and refresh a locally opened html using python script?

Using python program a local html file is opened in browser,there is a table in the html file,I want to edit the content of a cell in the table. Also I want to refresh it using python,since the ....
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After updating to Ubuntu 15.04 all my printers print once then cannot connect

After updating to Ubuntu 15.04 all my printers, Epson Artisan 837, HP Officejet Pro 8500, and copiers, Lexmark XC2100 and Toshiba 287CS print once then cannot connect. I've tried deleting the ...
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Using LibreOffice Impress' Presenter's Console with a single display

Sometimes, you do not need to drive the slides when giving a presentation, (someone else is doing it for you on another screen, or you e-mailed the slides to a remote site), but it would still be nice ...
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From OSX to Ubuntu: I need help on common shortcuts

I installed ubuntu on my macbookpro... I'm already comfortable with the bash and apt-get tasks, and the OS seems pretty easy to understand and use, however since I'm used to use a lot of shortcuts in ...
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1answer
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How do I make Thunar display file sizes in #iB instead of #B?

Thunar's file sizes are so misleading, especially when I receive a file reported as 64.1 MB but only receive a 61.1 MB file. so how can I make Thunar display in #iB so I can see proper file sizes??
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Wifi problem, Windows works, tried a lot! authenticating -> associating

I can not connect to my Wi-Fi, can someone please help or give a hint? I googled a lot. The network manager gets stuck at: "configuring interface". After a lots of tries I get two messages: 1. ...
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297 views

Can I save chapter titles when ripping a DVD?

I've got a DVD set of the Live 8 concerts in 2005 which has 4 DVDs, each about 2 hours long. It's got lots of chapters markers and I want to rip them to MKV files and add in the artist / song titles ...
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1answer
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FS mounted as RO on boot after upgrade to 15.04

Just upgraded from 14.10 to 15.04. Couldn't get the system to boot ok. I could boot using (upstart) option - not using default systemd. When in default mode the lightdm terminal was stuck before login ...
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Will replacing Windows 8.1 with Ubuntu limit processor fearures?

I've bought a Lenovo Thinkpad Edge E540 and am intending to replace the pre-installed Windows 8.1 with Ubuntu. Will I be able to make use of processor technologies, such as Hyperthreading, VT-x etc., ...
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Problem with Dual booting Ubuntu and Windows 8.1 (the selected boot device failed)

I have a laptop (HP 250 G2) that currently runs Windows 8.1. I wanted to dual boot Ubuntu 15.04 with the Windows 8.1. I have tried both live CD and external hard disk but I keep getting this error: ...
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271 views

WiFi keeps dropping out but still shows as connected

I installed Ubuntu the day before yesterday and am still having a few teething issues. Every half hour or so my wireless connection just stops, but is still indicated as online. Disconnecting and ...
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grub-install looking for /,

Installing regular ubuntu updates via software updater gives me the following error: grub-install: error: cannot find a GRUB drive for /,. Check your device.map. I have no idea why it is looking ...
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How can I get a visual indication if I muted audio and the battery power is running out?

Is it possible to show a flickering or something else to indicate the shut-down process is nearby instead to get my attention with beeps? Ubuntu Gnome here.
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How do you solve apt-get update error “Could not resolve”?

I just purchased server space with a VPS provider. The first thing I wanted to do is install the lastest version of Nginx. I followed the official instructions from Nginx as described here. Everything ...
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1answer
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Installing Spotify

Hi everyone I'm attempting to install spotify, I've been running linux for less than 24 hours so please cut me some slack if this seems trivial. Here is a link to the webpage https://www.spotify.com/...
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1answer
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Can't boot without recovery after I installed a package to change the login screen

I installed a package to change my login screen on Ubuntu 14.10 Now after installation I have noted down some major issues: Booting became a problem.I have to use recovery mode to start the OS. ...
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Blank screen on dual Monitor (ubuntu 15.04)

I've recently upgraded to Ubuntu 15.04. I have two displays (laptop + samsung). At the beginning, both displays worked without any problem (using the nouveau-driver). I've changed to the NVIDIA driver ...
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1answer
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Ubuntu Screencast

I want to screencast my minecraft gaming. I did this firstly with recordmydesktop (and gtk-recordmydesktop). It works fine, but the file size is too high (564MB for about 5 min). I also tested Kazam ...
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clutter - Draw above Gnome Shell Desktop

I am aware of the question Drawing over the desktop and I don't think this question is a duplicate. I need a simple way to draw stuff above my Gnome Shell desktop with some scripting language. The ...
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Upgrade from 14.04 to 15.04 fails

I recently got an XPS 13 DE that comes with Ubuntu 14.04 and kernel 3.13. There are some issues with the touchpad and some other components that can be resolved by upgrading your kernel and moving to ...
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Configuring Telegram on BQ Ubuntu Phone

Before switching to the Ubuntu phone, I tested Telegram on my old Android phone. Here I was able to change the profile picture as wel as the sound of the notifications. On the BQ phone, under settings,...
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remapping CapsLock to Control when using a PS2-to-USB adapter?

The setup: I'm trying to remap the CapsLock key to be Control when using my Model M keyboard (with trackpoint) with a PS2-to-USB adaptor. The problem: if the now-remapped control key stays pressed ...
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Is Hp 2545 Printer is compatible with ubuntu 14.04 LTS ?

I want to know , is hp 2545 printer is compatible in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS OS ?
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How to recover accidentally removed /bin/ls binary

I have mistakenly deleted the ls executable from the /bin folder. Can I recover it or install it through the terminal?
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129 views

Can I install libpoppler-dev on Ubuntu 14.04

It appears as per apt, that libpoppler-dev depends on libpoppler46, which depends on libtiff4. libtiff4 cannot be installed on Ubuntu 14.04 (which already has libtiff5 in my case). Can you suggest a ...
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CD-ROM issues in Kubuntu 15.04

I recently upgraded from Kubuntu 14.10 to 15.04. Since then, I cannot use my CD drive. If I insert a CD, it doesn't appear on my devices list. If I try mounting it, I get the following error: % sudo ...
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1answer
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Unable to resize lvm2 partition [duplicate]

I have been facing this issue even when I boot through Gparted LiveCD. My goal is to install Windows dual booting with Ubuntu (My wife is not comfortable with linux) Don't ask me about the ext2 and ...
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Netbook using too much CPU

I did a clean Ubuntu 14.04 install in a samsung N100sp netbook. System specifications are as follows 2GB RAM Intel Atom CPU N2100 @ 1.60GHz x 2 Gallium 0.4 on llvmpipe graphics The default Unity ...
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OpenGL Ubuntu 14.04

This is the first time I'm using this way to sort my problem out, usualy I find a answer when I duck it (duckduckgo version of google it ;D), anyways I got this PC with a integrated graphics card ...
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1answer
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libgpg-error.so.0: no version information available

I just started using ubuntu. every time I want to start|stop|restart a service I get this error: systemctl: /usr/local/lib/libgpg-error.so.0: no version information available (required by /lib/...
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1answer
55 views

help with installation wizard and ssd [duplicate]

I want to switch from win8 to Ubuntu but I'm stuck on the installation wizard partition management. I've a 24gb ssd and a 750gb hdd, and I would like to have the "core" on the ssd and data on hdd, ...
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578 views

Arista transcoder not working in Ubuntu 15.04

I recently upgraded to Ubuntu 15.04. I want to convert an mp4 file to the Video_TS/Audio_TS format for DVDs. After adding the file and starting the application, I get a message that a required element ...
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How can I use Ubuntu server 14.04 to remotely access my homenetwork?

At home I have a server with Ubuntu server 14.04 installed. This homeserver is mainly used for backups and storage of family files within the network (for this I use owncloud). I want to gain access ...

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