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How can I create a bootable USB stick for windows 8 on Ubuntu 14.10?

How can I create a bootable USB Stick for windows 8 on Ubuntu 14.10? I have tried using startup disk creator but it doesn't show windows os.
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Install Ubuntu on fresh new SSD within another windows system

I did a lot a research to check if my question was already answered or not, but so far I've only seen two related questions in Can I install Ubuntu on a separate SSD, AFTER having encrypted my Windows ...
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VPN connection failed

How to fix it? Here's the log: sudo tail -f /var/log/syslog Dec 28 15:15:34 hp NetworkManager[1062]: <warn> VPN plugin failed: 1 Dec 28 15:15:34 hp NetworkManager[1062]: ...
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Empathy - Linux Mint 17.1 Cinnamon [on hold]

I've been a linux mint user for 2 days now and I've been trying to use Empathy. I've installed the software from software manager without any problem. but when I try to add an account, it is showing ...
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Side bar and Menu bar lost after upgrading to 14.10

I am new to Ubuntu and just installed Ubuntu 14.04.1. After using it for 2-3 days I just installed the plugins and was experiencing the new features. I've never worked on Ubuntu before. but after ...
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Disable headphone detection

In windows I can just disable headphones and they will never work even if I plug them in, how can I do the same in Ubuntu?
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How to completely remove a Software

first of all merry christmas to everyone. I wanted to ask you a basic question. I installed a software, in this case Eclipse 3.8 through the following command: sudo apt-get install eclipse And the ...
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Ubuntu 14.04lts get stuck

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. when i am working display get stuck, but mouse pointer works fine. after few minutes it gets normal. system is uptodate. how can i solve this problem?
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Router on Virtual Machine, fstab mount disk from other machine by hostname: When is fstab executed?

Ok, so I've been looking for this for quite a while now, but I can't find an actual answer to this question. When is fstab executed, specifically in relation to the scripts in /etc/rc2.d? What I'm ...
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Unable to receive emails with postfix/dovecot

I am using Postfix and Dovecot on Ubuntu 12.04. I am able to send messages out to my Gmail address but unable to receive messages in. In system logs, messages show as sent to my inbox but the message ...
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Is Windows 8 clean after dual boot?

I am following this tutorial and the first step I’ll need to do is delete the Linux partitions. Do I have to remove any of these non file extension parts? I would like to delete the Linux partitions ...
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I've installed Ubuntu 12.04 on Windows 8, now I can't run windows 8

When I power on my Asus laptop an I go to the GNU GRUB area where I have the option to select Windows 8 and Windows recovery environment, but whatever i choose it gives an error. the error is ...
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What are the benefits of ubuntu [on hold]

Hey guys I am kinda new to the ubuntu OS so could you guys tell me what are the uses of this OS over the others like for what major purposes can it be used and I don't mean only speed reliability ...
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How do you make Ubuntu load on to the empty second hard drive

How do you make Ubuntu load on to the second (empty) hard drive?
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Notebook: Dual monitor went black after log in screen (both, HDMI and VGA), until I open up Laptop lid (which stays as wished black)

Since upgrading to Ubuntu 14.10 (came from 12.10), the behaviour of my dual monitors (and compiz, but that is another issue) changed in the way, that after logging in, both are going black (off) and ...
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Killing every root process over a certain pid

I want to kill every process that is root and not mine. Now there's: sudo pkill -u root But... Well, it kind of, I don't know, MAKES THE WHOLE COMPUTER TO CRASH. So, I need a way to kill every root ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 KVM - error: internal error: process exited while connecting to monitor: qemu-system-x86_64:

I am trying to migrate a KVM guest from one Ubuntu 14.04 host to another by following the steps outlined here. I now have the "state" file, xml configuration, and qcow2 img file in a single folder on ...
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if using ubuntu raid sofware and os fail what happen to data?

if i setup a server with raid using ubuntu server software, what happen to data if os (ubuntu server) fail Raid 10 : disk 1 disk 2 disk 3 disk 4 disk 5 disk 6 to 2 partition os data
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Unability of opening documents in Microsoft Word 2010

I am not able to open certain documents in Microsoft Word 2010. When i double click on the document there is a program error displayed saying "The program DW20.EXE has encountered a serious problem ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 problem with network bandwidth limit

I have a problem with my internet bandwidth on WiFi. Currently I have two computers: one with ubuntu 14.04 and second with Windows7. On my Ubuntu machine when I try to download something I always have ...
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wlan0 has vanished

i installed some programs recently and my wlan0 interface has disappeared. i'm on debian 7, not ubuntu, but hopefully close enough for the solutions to be the same. the wifi light still comes on (its ...
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Mousescroll (bug)?

When I'm scrolling in Firefox or in Nautilus (probably everywhere) with my touchpad it appears as the force doesn't stop when it should. Sounds copmlicated sorry having trouble putting it in words ... ...
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install driver for dual integrated Intel® HD graphics 4400 and Radeon R5 M230 in ubuntu 14.04

I have just purchased a lenovo dos laptop with following configuration : i3 400u which has integrated Intel® HD graphics 4400 and 2gb Radeon R5 M230/ATI JET LE R5 M230 . I do not know whether it is ...
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Set default internal audio input/output device, and turn off headphone and microphone

My computer has some problem with ports of headphones and microphone, sometimes it shows that the headphones or microphone is plugged in but actually it isn't. I don't use headphones and microphone, ...
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Reduce my boot time

My computer startup time is longer than many of those that I have seen how can reduce it I have a few boot charts for my system here Can you please explain what I can do also if possible ...
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Signatures not verified

These are the signature errors that persist after I tried several fixes mentioned on the Internet W: GPG error: http://deb.opera.com stable InRelease: The following signatures couldn't be verified ...
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Not able to install, remove or update anything from software center

I'm having a bad time I guess. Everyday I'm facing new problems. My current problem is - I am not able to install, remove or update anything from software center. Also, sudo apt-get install -f is ...
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GameTree Linux / Cedega installation problems

After a whole lot of work I got GameTree Linux to install on my Xubuntu 14.10, but when I activate the program and press next, it goes to update but only leaves the following error message: "An ...
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Easy Nvidia to Nouveau switching

Recently installed the latest NVidia drivers (340), and the tearing, even while scrolling is unworkable. So, after trying various fixes with no avail, Iv'e decided to try and swicth back and forth ...
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Windows not booting anymore after using easyBcd

I decided to install a dual boot on my windows 8.1 machine. Everything was working fine, but I had the unattractive grub booting option. I wanted to have the good-looking graphical windows boot ...
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Uninstall grub without uninstallng ubuntu?

I have dual boot laptop .I need to uninstall Grub do remove some features from windows-8.1 .can i remove grub without affecting ubuntu and Windows ?So that i can install grub and it will restore all ...
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Xorg segmentation fault

Okay so o have my nice custom built PC that I have been dual booting Ubuntu flavors and the likes forever but this is the first time I've had a major issue. I'm able to get to lightdm fine. But for ...
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Bluetooth is turn on but not detect the device in ubuntu 14.04

praveen@praveen-Lenovo-B590:~$ rfkill list 0: tpacpi_bluetooth_sw: Bluetooth Soft blocked: no Hard blocked: no 1: phy0: Wireless LAN Soft blocked: no Hard blocked: no 2: brcmwl-0: ...
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How do I access the 3D settings in Ubuntu?

By searching online, I figured that the NVIDIA X server is the closest thing that I can get to a NVIDIA control panel. I installed it, and the only options I see is Application Profiles and ...
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xubuntu keyboard shortcuts don't save

I use xUbuntu 14.04 and found some troubles with keyboard shortcuts. For example, in window-settings is action "show desktop". keyboard shortcut for this action is "Super+d" but really it work when i ...
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CUDA 6.5 in 14.04; error building sample using make

Trying to build a sample in CUDA 6.5, I'm running into the following warnings and errors, not sure if they are related: ~/NVIDIA_CUDA-6.5_Samples/5_Simulations/nbody$ make /usr/bin/ld: warning: ...
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Dual Booting 14.04 and Windows 8.1 on Sony Vaio Tap 20

I have been toiling away the last week trying to get 14.04 to dual boot on my Sony Vaio Tap 20. This is the method I used to install: Disable fast boot, disable secure boot LiveUSB install of ...
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Short keys to make a line comment in shell script Emacs?

I want to write shell scripts by using Emacs. I have already known to turn shell-script-mode on, but still don't know which short keys to make a line become comment. For example, which short keys in ...
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VLC Media Player not installing in ubuntu 14.04

I tried installing vlc media player by typing: sudo apt-get install vlc The terminal window showed the following error: Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you have requested ...
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kylin into standard ubuntu

I have downloaded ubuntu kylin accidentally instead of standard english version . Is there a solution for making standard ubuntu as default . thanks in advance . ...
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How to create a shortcut for Minecraft like in Windows?

I downloaded Minecraft. I created a 'Portable Apps' directory under Home. I then right-clicked 'Minecraft.jar' and selected 'Make Link'. I then moved the "shortcut" to the desktop. When I try to ...
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primus: fatal: Bumblebee daemon reported: error: Could not load GPU driver after Intel driver installation

I installed the latest Intel drivers today using this tool: https://01.org/linuxgraphics/downloads I wanted to play Dota 2 with my nVidia graphics card. I loaded up the game and it never loaded. I ...
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Does anybody know what's up with ubunt's servers today?

I've been trying to download packages, distros, etc. and they are all moving very slow. Torrenting the distributions downloads at 4 or 5 mbps - downloading directly says it's going to take anywhere in ...
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Lubuntu starts then transitions to ubuntu

I am trying to revamp an old PC. I installed the latest Ubuntu (14.04) but it's way too slow to use I assume due to my 11 year old video card. Based on advice in forums, I then proceeded to install ...
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How to check if MAAS-DHCP service/daemon is running?

We've configured MAAS to handle DHCP on our network. It was working fine for a while but suddenly MAAS refuses to respond to DHCP requests. How to debug this? Are there any logs I can check or is ...
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Black Screen of death?

Hello there I have a problem regarding Black Screen on mine Ubuntu 14.04. Short version. When I play a video on Chromiun Web Browser I got an instant nasty black screen. This especially happens when ...
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Drive isn't recognized

So that few days I've been trying to install Ubuntu 14.04 on my external hdd (I have two and have tried installing on both of the them). As soon as the installation is done it says I have to restart ...
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log files too big

I have a lot of kern.log files with sizes of 10GB+ which have many lines similar to: AMD-Vi : Event logged [IO_PAGE_FAULT device=01:00.0 domain=0x0014 address=0x0000000000001000 flags=0x0000] A few ...
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14.10 Fresh Install and FGLRX install issue

I have now spent a good 8 hours trying to resolve this issue. I have a fresh Ubuntu 14.10 64 bit install and fglrx amd driver. I then run: sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get upgrade I then reboot ...
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Help needed in evaluating disk condition

I have a disk on and ubuntu server that I am not sure if it is failing or not. I installed smartctl via the command line, and piped the output to a file. the computer it is in, is a server in a ...

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