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Ubuntu 14.04 Live works perfect, but after installation nothing but the keyboard works?

I'm using a Lenovo ThinkPad T510 with an i7 core and 6 gigs of RAM. When I boot Ubuntu from the USB stick Live it works fine, but when I install it, the trackpad doesn't work, the screen resolution is ...
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Ubuntu not working [on hold]

I had ubuntu on my chrome book and was using it when it ran out of battery. When I turned back on, sudo startunity wasnt working. I powerwashed and tryed to download ubuntu again, but it didnt let me ...
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AMD Catalyst Drivers 14.9 needs kernel-headers on 14.10, altough it is missing a version for Utopic

Within the release of Ubuntu 14.10 Utopic Unicorn I've decided to upgrade for it, in hope of better support to my graphics card from AMD, because in the release notes of both Catalyst and Ubuntu it ...
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Can't install AMD drivers

I've installed Ubuntu and had nothing but problems so far. First off, my secondary monitor resolution is way off and I can't choose the correct resolution. I decided to install the proprietary drive ...
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Backspace not working in ubuntu terminal

Till yesterday the backspace was working perfectly . But something happened and backspace stopped working in the terminal alone . Backspace is working perfectly in other cases ..like in a normal text ...
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Launch a .desktop file from boot on Ubuntu 14.04

I have a .desktop file on my desktop that launches a html page. I need the .desktop file to run from startup, what would be the best way to do this? I have tried crontab and also the startup ...
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Problem with juju bootstrap on an offline MAAS cluster, overlayroot does not exist?

I am struggling to get Juju to successfully complete the bootstrap process on an offline MAAS cluster. I would really appreciate some help. The Setup Hardware: Orange Box (cluster of 9 physical ...
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Ubuntu 14.10 doesn't load pendrive

Yesterday, I upgraded my xubuntu 14.04 to 14.10. Now, when I put in my pendrive to usb - xubuntu does not open it. I see pendrive icon on my desktop, but when I try and open it, I get the error: ...
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dpkg interrupted to install any packages in ubuntu 14.04

When I type the command, apt-get install something, I get the error: E: dpkg was interrupted, you must manually run 'sudo dpkg --configure -a' to correct the problem. What am I getting this ...
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Does ufw restore iptables settings after a reboot?

Ubuntu 14.04 on a virtual machine I can't log in via my PC anymore after I rebooted. This machine does not accept incoming connections, there is non ftp, no web pages. It runs perl programs and ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 sudden freezes and 100% disk usage

Sometimes I just casually browse web and out of nowhere my disk is usage is 100% and everything freezes. I have 64 bits ubuntu 14.04 with all updates. My pc spec is i5 4670k, integrated GPU and 4gb of ...
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14.04 Always show menu items

Is there any way to have the menu items on window menus always visible? I hate the whole hide and seek thing and have searched Google and here but I'm unable to find anything on how to make them stay ...
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Not the necessary permissions?

As explained at the thread Ubuntu on Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro I wanted to edit /usr/share/X11/xorg.conf.d/50-synaptics.conf and also to create a script in /usr/local/bin/ but neither I can edit the first ...
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Problem In Dual Booting

I tried to install Ubuntu by dual booting it with windows 10 technical preview. but when I started to install it I found that there was no option in Ubuntu 14.10 to dual boot it with windows 10. so ...
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How do you establish named address resolution between local network nodes

Looking to establish being able to connect between nodes within a home network via names rather than IP addresses, I wonder what is the simplest way of accomplishing that. The network is based on a ...
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How to install usbserial and ftdi_sio modules to 14.04 Trusty Vagrant box?

I started a Vagrant box from https://cloud-images.ubuntu.com/vagrant/trusty/current/trusty-server-cloudimg-i386-vagrant-disk1.box. For some reason, this box does not seem to include usbserial and ...
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Additional variables for “Places” dirs?

I know that I can edit ~/.config/user-dirs.dirs file to modify the locations of the various directories in nautilus' "places" list. I've even found that I can remove items from the list. Are there any ...
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How to launch GUI app (in Ctrl+Alt+F7) from tty (Ctrl+Alt+F1)

I've successfully login to GUI mode. I want to launch GUI apps from tty (Ctrl+Alt+F1) into GUI mode (Ctrl+Alt+F7) How do I do that? I am asking this question because if sometimes there is some ...
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Lenovo v570 DualBoot | Booting in insecure mode

I wan't to install Ubuntu 14.1 with Windows 7 * Windows Ultimate x64 * GPT HDD * Laptop : Lenovo v570 * no UEFI settings in BIOS When i try to boot from USB i have error: "Booting in insecure ...
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How to make a file extension non-executable?

Yes, I know that I can make a file non executable by setting appropriate permission bits on that file. What I want to do is, making all the files with a certain extension non-executable, So that ...
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RDAQ under Ubuntu 14.04

I try to install RQDA R package under Ubuntu 14.04 which comes with GTK 3 or so. I know that in order to get the RDQA running it needs the GTK 2 development package. I found the following terminal ...
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Using apt-mirror

I am trying copy the Ubuntu repository using apt-mirrorr to my server. The source location is a laptop where the Ubuntu repository is already downloaded using apt-mirror. In my mirror.list file in ...
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Unable to enter crypt password after upgrade to 14.10

I have recently upgraded from Ubuntu 14.04 to 14.10. I'm now unable to enter my crypt password using the splash screen. The keyboard works fine, but the text appears on the side of the screen and not ...
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How to revert the softwares-packages to 14.04?

I was trying to check how much time it will take to upgrade 14.04 to 14.10 and therefore I issued below command do-release-upgrade It showed it will take around 1.30 hour to download and then ...
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recover files from ubuntu

I've accidentally formatted and installed ubuntu on my ntfs partition (d drive in Windows, I wanted to install on c drive instead)which had many important data. Now I still have my c drive, but lost ...
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Samsung series 9, touchpad does not work after suspend, Ubuntu 14.10

I got a brand-new Samsung series 9 (exact reference is: NP940X5J-K02US). Because of this question, mentioning it required at least a kernel 3.15, I waited a couple of weeks for Ubuntu 14.10 to be ...
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Internet(wifi) problems with ubuntu 14.04

I just installed ubuntu 14.04 and I was having very slow internet compared with my windows PC and I did the following fixes after going through the forums. 1. disabled IPv6 $ sudo su - # nano ...
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smb mount via fstab mount error 5

something weird happened in the last weeks don't know why, before it worked perfectly so here's my problem: I am mounting my NAS via fstab and a script which looks like this, taken from fstab: ...
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Why ssh shows Desktop folder as a file?

I am using ssh to accessing a server and I could use scp to copy some files to server Desktop by: scp T.tar.gz username@serverIP:/home/username/Desktop but now I cannot access to server Desktop ...
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How to have IE11 in Linux Guest on Win7 Host?

I have a Linux Guest VM as my main dev enviroment on Win7 Host (using VirtualBox). Want to have IE11 in the Guest Linux VM where i have all other development tools. How can i achieve this? Thanks ...
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Unable to automount the hard-disk drive on startup?

I have 500 GB HardDisk and below are my partitions: 500MB - /boot 50GB - / 4800MB - swap 440GB - Perosnal Drive I keep all my data in Personal Drive including Wallpapers, Music, Movies, Study ...
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bash: ./configure: No such file or directory [on hold]

I am real noob in ubuntu. I am currently working for my university project where I am supposed to install "ns miracle". It has a prerequisite, "ns allinone 2.xx", which I installed successfully. But ...
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Can't install apps from app store in Ubuntu 14.10 unity8

As the title says, I installed unity 8, but when I try to install apps from the app store, it always turns out failed. Do I need to install additional packages to install these "click" apps?
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Is it possible to have 2 pxe servers in the same subnet

We currently have one PXE server which is Novell ZENworks 11.3.1 for our Windows images. We would like to deploy Ubuntu images. This is not possible with ZENworks. That's why we like to use FOG. This ...
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mouse scroll wheel closes Chromeu 14.10

I've just installed 14.10. In Chrome, whenever I try to scroll down using the mouse wheel the browser closes. It doesn't happen if Firefox, so I've a workaround but I prefer Chrome. Thanks.
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How to install Ubuntu 14.0.4 in android device [duplicate]

Hey i want to root my android device to ubuntu but I'm not getting the link for downloading ubuntu 14.0.4 OS for android device.
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GNU GRUB Version 2.02 beta 2-9 while booting from USB

I attempted to install the latest version of Linux Ubuntu Studio, with previously installed Ubuntu 14.04. Installation procedure went fine, it was only at the finish, when something collapsed, I ...
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can I upgrade Ubuntu 14.04 LTS to 14.10 by sudo do-release-upgrade?

I'm looking for answers to any Ubuntu version can upgrade with no errors, problems. I'm using 14.04 LTS x64 desktop edition with all repos (included 3rd party) up to date. I just enter a command $ ...
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Bluetooth can't be turned on 12.04 on Lenovo ThinkPad 230

I'm running ubuntu Ubuntu 12.04.5 LTS on my Lenovo Thinkpad x230, $ > cat /etc/issue Ubuntu 12.04.5 LTS $ uname -a Linux ***** 3.13.1-031301-generic #201401291035 SMP Wed Jan 29 15:37:43 UTC 2014 ...
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Broken theme on startup

I use default Ambiance theme, but with Moka icons. From yesterday, when I start Ubuntu I get session with broken theme and icon files. If I go to System Settings and try to change the theme it has ...
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library packages failed to fetch in ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

W: Failed to fetch http://ppa.launchpad.net/upubuntu-com/ppa/ubuntu/dists/trusty/main/binary-i386/Packages 404 Not Found E: Some index files failed to download. They have been ignored, or old ones ...
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Swap area verification table

I have only one OS in my PC -- UBUNTU. I wish to double the RAM. So, if I got a table to verify the size of the swap area space, it would be very useful (without going deep into the details); ...
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Display Japanese/Chinese (non-ASCII) in Matplotlib on ubuntu

I am trying to display Japanese strings in Matplotlib using python. The general answer to this question is to manually set a compatible font[1], but I am having trouble with this in Ubuntu. I built a ...
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How to increase the horizontal resolution of second smaller screen attached with a laptop screen?

I am using a second smaller screen (Dell) with my laptop (acer Aspire 15.6"). The resolution of my laptop is (1366 x 768) but the resolution of the second screen is ( 1024 x 768 ). Question: How can ...
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Teamviewer not working (no connection)

I installed teamviewer on an Ubuntu 14.04 machine. I downloaded from the Teamviewer homepage the 32-bit version and run: sudo dpkg -i teamviewer_linux.deb I usually use this machine directly (not ...
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how to change archive repositories in 14.04

Could not save the file “/etc/apt/sources.list”. You do not have the permissions necessary to save the file. Please check that you typed the location correctly and try again.
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How do I convert WAV to FLAC and FLAC to OGG?

How do I convert a Waveform Audio File (".wav") to the Free Lossless Audio Codec (".flac")? In addition, how do I convert Free Lossless Audio Codec (".flac") files to Ogg Vorbis (".ogg") files, for ...
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Netgear WG111T wireless stopped working after upgrade

Upgraded to 14.04 with a working Netgear WG111T wireless dongle. Since then, no flashing blue light, nothing. ndiswrapper -l shows netwg11t installed. I've plugged and unplugged, rebooted, etc,etc,
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How to enable boot manager on the slave HDD of my desktop machine?

I recently installed Ubuntu 14.04 on the slave HDD of my desktop machine and I don't know how to enable boot manager. The system boots automatically on Ubuntu.
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My screen freezes immediately after turning it on but i can move my mouse. This happened after i updated form ubuntu 14.04 to ubuntu 14.10

There is this part in the installation of ubuntu 14.10 where you restart your computer. After restarting, my screen freezes after 2-3 seconds. I can move my mouse though I cannot click any icons. ...

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