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Install without losing files

I use windows XP and currently have 3 partitions C:(40GB max) D:(90GB max) E:(10GB max) All use NTFS file system. I want to install Ubuntu just as a secondary OS using Wubi. The problem I am ...
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System freezes after i8kutils installation

I have just installed Ubuntu 14.04 and because my notebook is Dell Vostro 3750 I wanted to install i8kutils to have adequate control over fan speeds etc. I installed it using sudo apt-get install ...
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Skype-wrapper cannot be installed in Trusty [duplicate]

I have a fresh, brand new installation of Trusty. Unfortunately I am unable to install skype-wrapper: Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you have equested an impossible ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 wi-fi disconnect

After Installing Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64bit , my wifi after time off, the dmesg tells me the following: wlan0 : deauthenticated from 00:40:10:10:00:03 ( Reason : 7) [ 1201.967245 ] cfg80211 : Calling ...
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No sound on a Samsung RC512 since upgrade to 14.04

After the upgrade I can only have sound visually. It seems to work but no sound. In the beginning I installed the PulseAudio Volume Control and I was able to make the sound work, but after and update ...
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Can't switch anymore from Intel to NVIDIA GPU

[Ubuntu 14.04 64bit] After switching between Intel / NVIDIA graphics and the different NVIDIA drivers I am now suddenly stuck with the Intel GPU. It used to be no problem at all switching between the ...
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Change User Profile Photo in UBUNTU 14.04

Today, I installed the Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64bit. And I open the cheese webcam booth, the webcam works fine. I want to change the user photo in profile, webcam not works. I also try "browse for more ...
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i cant update 13.10 to 14.04

i try to update my os today 13.10 to 14.04 and i have this error Third party sources disabled Some listings have disabled third file souces.list. You can activate after the upgrade tool with ...
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How to ensure that wireless Logitech keyboard is encrypted?

Just as the title says, I'm using a wireless Logitech keyboard, and I want to ensure that my keystrokes are in fact encrypted. On Windows, I could do that very easily by using the Logitech SetPoint ...
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create fresh home partition without deleting videos/music etc

My partition scheme is quite simple, I have /, /home and a swap area. I recently installed Ubuntu 14.04, and I chose not to format the partition. I found out that this has resulted in a lot of mess, ...
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How to direct DHCP requests based on IP

I have a home server that I want to make multicast a music stream to my network. I have the server connected to my main network router via WiFi, and I have a switch connected to the server by wire ...
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Which media player to sync with my LG Nexus 5?

I have an LG Nexus 5 phone running Andriod 4.4.2 and a laptop with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS installed. When attached via USB2 or USB3 I can mount the file system on the phone without issue and can manually ...
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i am new to linux [on hold]

Hi I am new to Linux but I have choose to do project with Ubuntu. my project is securing web server using honey pot. what kind of structure I need? and what kind of software or honey pot I have to ...
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Permanently disabling screen blinking Dell Vostro 3350

I've an old issue described here, to keep it short, after few seconds to one minute after boot screen starts flickering - windows and other elements rapidly turn white and go normal again. Problem ...
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How do I install Ubuntu 14.04 on Samsung N10 netbook?

I am having trouble installing Ubuntu 14.04 on a Samsung N10 netbook running Windows XP. I have followed the Ubuntu instructions and created a bootable USB stick but the N10 manual says it is set to ...
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Webcam Install not listed by lsusb

Hallo I have a new Acer V5-573g and Ubuntu 12.04 I am trying to install the webcam but if I use the Command: sudo lsusb I get these results: Bus 001 Device 002: ID 8087:8000 Intel Corp. Bus 001 ...
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Upgrade from Ubuntu 13.10 to 14.04

Actually I want to upgrade to the newly released Ubuntu 14.04 from a saucy 13.10 version. Regarding that I never run into an upgrade process from a *nix version to an onward one, I want your kind ...
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bug with ibus with xubuntu 14.04

I am french, I just installed xubuntu 14.04. I am learning japanese and i used to use Anthy with iBus. The problem is the following (my computer is in japanese so the menu and item names maay be ...
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In software center, some softwares are not found

I have installed a fresh copy of Ubuntu 14.04. Then I started to install some new softwares. But when i tried to see the description of some softwares, the following type of message was displayed. ...
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Partitioning 2tb drive with windows 8 on it HELP

Today i wanted to install Ubuntu on my PC with windows already installed. I came to a problem when i wanted to install Ubuntu, the problem was that i have a 2 Tb hdd and i wanted to partition it about ...
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Autostart Chromium in Lubuntu 12.04

I'm new Lubuntu and I want to start Chromium at boot. I've no idea where to start. Could someone point me in the right direction.
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change xubuntu start menu color and style?

my xubuntu menu is very very simple like this: http://kajair.uboxi.com/menu.jpg I've noticed that new xfce menu is better than this like this: ...
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My steam won't start!

Running Steam on ubuntu 14.04 64-bit STEAM_RUNTIME is enabled automatically Installing breakpad exception handler for appid(steam)/version(0_client) Uploading dump (out-of-process) [proxy ''] ...
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Accessing files

I started using Ubuntu (12.04) a month or so back, I've not done much with it so I have only a few important files (particularly my Thunderbird profile). Yesterday I tried to upgrade to 14.04; the ...
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How to run chromium as a root user

How do I run chrome as a root user in Ubunut 12.04??
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Trying to install Ubuntu

try to install ubuntu said can not install my computer only has an i686 CPU doI need a different Ubuntu? Please heip Thanks Den,
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How do I fix ubuntu graphical errors and unable to see current partitions?

Ok, my main problem, is that I can't install Ubuntu on my machine. I have opened the installer and it seems to think my hard drive is blank, but it actually has windows 7 installed on a 750+ gigabyte ...
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Cannot find blueman icon in system tray

After I upgrade to 14.04 LTS, I can't find blueman icon in my system tray. The blueman-applet is up well and I can use blueman to manage my devices. Any idea on this?
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Where can I find the gpu name and the driver it is located at?

I have ubuntu 13.10. I am going to start bitcoin mining and got a program called bfgminer. The problem is that bfgminer don't reckognize any driver so I pressed M and + to add a new driver and it ...
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duplicated workspaces unity

l have four default workspaces,( ubuntu 12.04 LTS) all workspaces identically same configuration, l want to delete duplicate workspaces, how can l rearrange different workspaces independently each ...
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Can not install OpenVPN Access Server on Ubuntu 14.04

I have downloaded and intalled package from here (https://openvpn.net/index.php/access-server/download-openvpn-as-sw/113.html?osfamily=Ubuntu). The service was started (sudo service openvpnas start), ...
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modem manager crashed!

I do use 3g dongle also my mobile phone as modem. now im on ubuntu 14.04LTS final version. my problem is when I connect my phone through usb and modem mode then it connects and in network icon when I ...
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New 14.04 desktop 32-bit installation doesn't complete and won't restart

I tried to install Ubuntu 14.04 several times, and with different DVD's. The process goes seemingly well. However, after a restart is required, the computer won't shut down and installation seems not ...
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chrome + chromium + firefox crash after 14.04 upgrade

All the browsers I tester are crashing. I attached a screenshot of chromium. Chrome has the same behavior, and firefox windows just disappears.
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Splash screen messed up through nvidia driver

When I installed Ubuntu 13.10 I had some issues with the opensource graphic driver. My desktop was messed up and afterwards I found out that the driver was not able to allocate enough memory. ...
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What is the difference between sound drivers in Ubuntu 10 and newer versions?

I am trying to jump from XP and would like to use Ubuntu as it has everything I require. The problem I am having is that I cannot get the sound to work. I have installed older versions an the sound ...
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Need help with ATi fglrx and Xorg

I'm quite new to Ubuntu... Right now I'm using 14.04 Trusty Tahr, and I love it... Except for one thing... The display driver. I want the best performance I can get from my video card (ATi Radeon HD ...
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Too Slow after Upgrading from 13.10 to 14.04 LTS

I have recently upgraded from 13.10 to 14.04 UBUNTU. Speed has drastically gone slow, don't know why. Since I am new to ubuntu, not much aware, what could be the possible reasons. Please help me out. ...
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Locating a installation

Hello I would like to find a file called lyxpipe (which is used by the program lyx). However, I don't have a idea where the program is installed. I typed locate lyx lyx: /usr/bin/lyx2.0 ...
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Adding JAVA_HOME (JDK) in .bashrc

I just installed Ubuntu and am Java 7u55 (JDK) and am trying to configure JAVA_HOME as an environment variable. In ~/.bashrc I added: # Exports JAVA_HOME=/home/myuser/sandbox/java/7u55/jdk1.7.0_55 ...
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unable to install mediaelch on Ubuntu 14.04

I am trying to install MediaElch after the upgrade from 13.XX removed it. I followed the instructions from the MediaElch website (http://www.kvibes.de/en/mediaelch/download/) sudo ...
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Cant find 'Package' and 'tools' buttons on the top part of the android sdk manager

i have eclipse installed on ubuntu with the android sdk and latest jdk and jre Im trying to manage add-on sites in the android sdk manager but i cant find the two tabs for packages and tools as i ...
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Local Network between 3 computers

How can I create local network between 3 computers? All of them are using Ubuntu. I need to create network between them through a router. So, what programs or commands in terminal should I use?
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Unmet Dependencies while upgrading Ubuntu 13.10 to Ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done You might want to run 'apt-get -f install' to correct these: The following packages have unmet ...
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Dual-Boot Lost after Windows 8.1 Upgrade

I had a UEFI dual-boot setup of Ubuntu Saucy + Windows 8. After the 8.1 upgrade the machine boots straight into Windows. I can't even seem to boot from the live USB drive even though I've disabled ...
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signon-ui “Enter your credentials” dialog on desktop

I have just installed Trusty and have rebooted a couple times. However this time I have been greeted by this strange dialog when I logged in. I have no idea what kind of credentials it asked and ...
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Software Center not respondng when installing Steam

Whenever I try to install Steam from the Software Center, the center goes unresponsive and I have to cancel it. I get no error message other than "Not responding". I have tried installing the Steam ...
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Printing Speed is Slow on Ubuntu

I am Using HP Laserjet P1007 printer. On Detecting Printer, Hplip (hplip-plugin-run) Configured successfully on ubuntu 12.04 LTS. And Printer is Working. But Printing speed is slow. On Windows, ...
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different theme at loginscreen

i did not change it. But somehow at login screen the theme is the new 14.04 "Adwaita" and after logging in its The default "Radiance"(Can change this). Please tell me a way to change the login screen ...
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Cannot seek mkv files in Totem Ubuntu 14.04

When i try to seek an mkv file in totem, it automatically closes without any error dialog. I have the three gstreamer plugins installed (good, bad and ugly)

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