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How can I boot Ubuntu trial from USB drive on Windows 8.1 PC with SSD?

I've recently installed Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS onto a USB drive using the Universal USB Installer. Everything up until this point was fine. I then restarted the computer, and tried to access the boot ...
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Need help in changing & saving screen resolution in Ubuntu 14.04

So, I have Ubuntu 14.04 with integrated Intel graphics card and AMD Raden R9 M275 graphics card. I have also installed AMD Catalyst Center to switch between Intel and Radeon. I followed this answer: ...
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inet6 addresses

I saw this on one of my machine: ~$ ifconfig eth3 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 00:1a:a0:9d:c9:90 inet addr:192.168.1.100 Bcast:192.168.1.255 Mask:255.255.255.0 inet6 addr: ...
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How do I configure a wireless samsung printer?

I bought a Samsung wireless printer and now I see that Linux support is really primitive. None of the major applications run on Linux, and even the only program referenced by the documentation (SetIP) ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Fresh Install - Parts of screen garbled

I've installed Ubuntu Desktop 14.04 on a Dell Vostro 1500 with 2.5 gigs of ram, and I'm experiencing garbled (corruption or gibberish) graphics. Screenshot at this link: ...
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Restoring Grub Launcher After Windows 10

I went ahead and installed windows 10 on my windows 8 and Ubuntu dual boot PC. All went smooth and Windows 10 works perfectly however the computer automatically boots to Windows and the grub launcher ...
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Ubuntu for Arm on AOC All in One Android Monitor

I would like to install Ubuntu for Arm on an AOC A2272PW4T, a 22" All in One mointor that can act as a display as well as a giant 22" android tablet. I had a slight issue where I got locked out of ...
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Using an IPv4 address for each user on a VPS

After extensive googling has returned basically no help I'm looking to you guys for help. What sort of configuration do I need to change on my VPS to make it so that each user on it does networking ...
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Admin password doesn't work

Yesterday I got a new notebook with Ubuntu (it's my first time using Ubuntu). The problem is that I can't log in! I turn on my notebook and when the time comes to type the password below the username, ...
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How to move /media to another disk device?

I am currently running Ubuntu 14.04 on a PC with one registered (admin) user called "john". When I run df, the results are: Filesystem 1K-blocks Used Available Use% Mounted on /dev/sda1 ...
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Terminal gets really small when I double click the window

When I'm on Terminal I double click the menu bar on the window to downsize the window it gets really tiny to only the X is showing. Sorry if i am not explaining this well but I will include a ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Chrome issue

Chrome becomes unstable over time This will happen over 2 to 3 days of my computer staying on and i will need to restart the computer to fix it but in will slowly start to happen again. this all ...
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Kubuntu 15.04 - how to use Intel HD graphics drivers?

I've been a Ubuntu user for many years now. Tonight, I decided to try out Kubuntu 15.04. I have noticed that Kubuntu uses the Nouveau drivers by default. This results in tearing and "wave-iness" on ...
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The Ubuntu Software Center is crashing and also the updater

Lately everytime that i start up my laptop, it says that ubuntu has experienced an internal error. Then when I tried to open the Ubuntu Software Center it crashes every time. The same things happens ...
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How to install Ubuntu 15.04 over my old Windows XP with a USB stick?

I'm totally new to Ubuntu, but very keen to learn a lot. And here I start. I have my old computer running on Windows XP, and I would like to install Ubuntu 15.04 over it, in other words, just have ...
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Why would cron not be running as a daemon?

I'm on Ubuntu 15.04, and logged in as root, but when I run ps -ef | grep cron | grep -v grep to make sure the cron daemon is running, I see the -f option, which means it is running in the ...
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Possible to use Git Extensions in Ubuntu?

I have Ubuntu 14.04LTS 64bit. I installed GitExtensions by first installing Mono sudo apt-get install mono-complete and then downloading and unzipping both GitExtensions_2.48.05 (the latest at ...
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openvpn connecting but no internet access ubuntu 14.04

im trying for several days to fix this , im relatively new to ubuntu . im trying to connect to openvpn . i tried network-manager plugin and in terminal with ovpn.conf file everything connects it says ...
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chineese dvb-c tv tunner not detected

I have a usb tv tunner from this place http://www.aliexpress.com/item/Freeshipping-2014-Mini-USB-DVB-T2-with-PVR-USB-Set-Top-TV-Boxgood-dvb-t2-MP3/1479924002.html It works fine with Windows. It is ...
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can't connect to wifi using Xubuntu

Everytime i try to connect to internet using wifi i type the password, Xubuntu tries to connect for a little while and then asks me the password again. I'm using a D-Link modem/router. Network ...
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I want to install downloaded softwares in ubuntu [duplicate]

How to install a downloaded software in ubuntu? I have a XXXX.tar.bz2 file.How to install it in my system? if I type in the terminal. /configure it showing no bash command
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Cambie de O.S. pero solo en mi disco C. ahora quiero usar mi disco de datos pero no lo lee

Que tal, cambie mi sistema operativo de windows 8.1 a linux ubuntu, pero antes de cambiar mi sistema operativo yo tenia dos discos (lo tipico en windows) EL disco "C" y el "D", el sistema operativo ...
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New to Linux, want to try to dual boot Windows 8 and Ubuntu but having trouble installing both [duplicate]

kinda new here to this forum but I recently got my new PC up and running and I've wanted to try to dual boot Windows 8.1 and Ubuntu, I've never tried Linux on a computer but I tried after a friend ...
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How to give root permission using terminal [on hold]

I have a very serious problem, I'm using Ubuntu 14.10, and i have an root account, but after i have installed nvidia drivers, it simply dont show graphic interface anymore, so i have created other ...
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Dual Booting Windows 10 and Ubuntu 14.04.2 on Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro

as a preface - my only experience with Ubuntu is playing around on VM's, so I apologize in advance for any naivety. I've just updated my Yoga 2 Pro from Windows 8.1 to 10, and am trying to install ...
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resuming SSH sessions

I often end up on the interstate, using a Windows-based laptop to SSH via my cell phone connection into my Ubuntu dev machine. Between the idosyncracies of cell phone connections, plus stopping for ...
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Black line across screen using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on Dell Latitude E6430

I have been using Dell Latitude E6420 with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS from 2 months. Everything was working fine. Suddenly, black line on top of screen came and not going back. I tried to to take screen shot of ...
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Is XBMC/Kodi compatible with Xubuntu?

I installed xbmc and for reasons not quite clear to me, the friggin application won't play. The KODI screen pops up for a few seconds, then disappears. The xbmc or kodi icon doesn't appear in the list ...
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change grub2 boot menu names

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on my Windows 7 computer, and I would like to know how to change the names of the menu options so it will just say "Windows 7" instead of "Windows 7 (loader) (on ...
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14.04 bluetooth lag (latency, delay) and skipping

i came across: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/pulseaudio/+bug/405294 Pulseaudio not detecting bluetooth headset automatically How to get a consistent bluetooth audio playback? (didn't ...
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Graphics get messy when scrolling down the table in firefox

Sometimes, but not always (depending on the site), when scrolling vertically or horizontally, contents of the site get real messy. Example with table embedded into site (cannot post images directly ...
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How to detect the method which woke the computer?

I'm hoping to write a script that will, in the middle of the night, turn a suspended computer on and cause it to immediately hibernate. I'm well aware of the "hybrid suspend" options available, but I ...
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After downloading and restarting, computer says missing files and cannot use Ubuntu

I recently downloaded Ubuntu for the first time. When I restart my computer like it tells me too, I get the option of Ubuntu or Windows. After I chose Ubuntu the screen goes black telling me that I ...
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My wireless in HP P001TX is not working

My WiFi is not working. I am using HP p001TX laptop with Broadcom BCM43142 802.11 bgn wifi adapter. Please tell me what to do.
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while booting i accidently deleted all data and drives

While installing Ubuntu, I mistakenly formatted my hard drive. I previously had 3 partitions on my hard disk, but now I have just one. I seek to recover the data lost. I am a new user.
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Bits of windows getting “stuck” on top after switching workspaces, how to diagnose and report?

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 with the Xorg log tells me is a Intel HD Graphics 4000 graphics card. Normally X is fine, but every so often when switching between workspaces, part of a window gets "stuck" ...
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How to fix a log in issue after resizing your hard drive?

I am running Ubuntu on the Oracle VirtualBox. I was running out of room on my virtual hard drive (8GB) so I resized it to 16GB. Now when I try and log in I enter my password and the the screen flashes ...
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Download .click package

I've had some problem with my computer and, sadly, I lost all .click packages I've developed. I would like to download them but I don't know how. In myapps page on ubuntu.com ( ...
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Can't install g++-4.8 on Ubuntu 13.10 [on hold]

I'm trying to install g++-4.8 on Ubuntu 13.10. After spending several hours, including following threads on the topic from askubuntu I was still unable to do that. I followed these steps: sudo ...
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KVM QEMU running desktop environment

Is it possible to install KVM QEMU as a bare metal system and then run a desktop environment distro like Ubuntu Gnome as a virtual machine from a USB flash drive? I like to create a portable system ...
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Unable to re-install Ubuntu 14.04LTS dual boot from USB. Minimal bash-like line problem

Yesterday I formatted the Windows F drive where Ubuntu 14.04 was installed (from a USB) because of some problem. Now when I am re-installing the same version of Ubuntu by the same USB, I could not ...
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How to version the PPA package for a new application?

I have a PPA set up to allow an application that I wrote to be installed by others. Currently, I have no plans for the application to be included in the official Ubuntu or Debian repos. I recently ...
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How can I make my ubuntu WiFi on startup default off?

Please show how to keep WiFi off on boot up. Wicd automatically starts on boot up. Thanks. Wicd Network Manager 3.19.0-25-generic GNU/Linux Distributor ID: Ubuntu Release: 15.04 Codename: vivid
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Install ruby 2.0 under Ubuntu 15.04 box

I have a problem when trying to install ruby 2.0 under Ubuntu 15.04 box I have add ppa:brightbox/ruby-ng with bellow command: sudo apt-add-repository ppa:brightbox/ruby-ng And I get following error ...
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ISC DHCP server

I was able to install it and it works great with wired connections, however on our company's wireless connections it only works when running a tcpdump any have any ideas. Wired connections work ...
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cannot install the utorrent application on ubuntu 14.04

by seeing the previous threads i tried the steps but getting this error. sudo ln -s /opt/utorrent-server-v3_0/utserver /usr/bin/utserver utserver -settingspath /opt/utorrent-server-v3_0/ bash: ...
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driver problem or something

yesterday i installed ubuntu 14.04 but this morning something strange began to happen i dont know how to explain, so... i have a mouse and a Xbox 360 usb wired controller, when i use scroll (up or ...
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VMWare passthrough of Adaptec RAID 6405 on client Ubuntu 14.04

A while back, I asked this question on how to install Adaptec RAID 6405 on Ubuntu 12.04 and got a helpful answer :) Install Adaptec RAID 6405 on Ubuntu 12.04 (3.13.0-37-generic) Now, we are running a ...
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Django and Gunicorn: 403 Forbidden

I have a django application inside /home//my_app that I am trying to deploy using gunicorn: sudo gunicorn --workers=2 -b :8081 tutorial.wsgi:application After deploying the application with the ...
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PureVPN installation

I use PureVPN in order to get a swedish ipadress enable me to see swedish television even if I live abroad. I have difficulties installing PureVPN on Ubuntu. Please help.

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