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Origin won't load through Wine

I have Origin installed. When I go to open it it flickers like it's going to open but then Wine closes and Origin doesn't load. I've read the Wine boards and the Ubuntu boards and nothing is helping. ...
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New gpu freezes all the time

I just changed my 12 year old pc's os to ubuntu, 'cause microsoft stopped supporting it's native os, windows xp. The new os was so slow that it was unusable because of my jurassic hardware, so i ...
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Nvidia-173 driver package comes with the wrong and useless nvidia-settings app

I never understood why the nvidia-173 and/or nvidia-96 driver packages come together with some useless nvidia-settings package which shows an updated version namely nvidia-settings 304 or 331 or ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 does not boot

I have just made a new Ubuntu 14.04 installation on a new SSD Drive for my server. Previously I had a Ubuntu 12.04 installation that worked fine, but I have now changed harddrive to an SSD. The ...
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After Upgrading to Ubuntu 14.04, Indicator Applets are not showing in LXDE

after I updated to Ubuntu 14.04 and I use LXDE as my main DE. The indicator applet is not showing anymore even though I listed in the Add / Remove panel items. Anyone is also facing this problem? :)
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Disable bottom buttons on Lenovo touchpad

I just switched to a Lenovo ThinkPad T530 which has the two sets of buttons, one above and one below the touchpad. I never use the bottom row and because of their proximity to the edge I often trigger ...
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Ubuntu 14.04, 13.10 and 13.04 have terribly slow graphic performance

I think I've asked and googled this a lot of times. So many that I've lost the count. Anyway I have installed the three versions that I mentioned above and they all have the same issue and it is that ...
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Help removing ubuntu 12.10!

I have Ubuntu 12.10 on my laptop, no Windows. I have my system disks and tried to do a system recovery and it won't allow me. I've tried creating a boot disk and doing the "try ubuntu" and ...
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When I enter my password, it take a long time to show Desktop elements?

I've upgraded recently (13.10 -> 14.04). uname -r 3.13.0-24-generic The thing that annoy me is the time for dropping into desktop, it take more than 10 seconds! Is this problem related to ...
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How to completely remove kubuntu-desktop from ubuntu 14.04?

I installed kubuntu-desktop just to experiment with its interface. Then I decided to remove and did the traditional apt-get purge and autoremove but it seems elements of kubuntu are still there. For ...
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Problems with theme transparency

Good morning, I've installed Ubuntu 14.04 a while ago, and have this theme problem: In some apps (like gnome-tweak) I have transparent background where it shouldn't be... Does anyone have some ...
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Can't update to 14.04 because Software Updater can't set new software channels

I tried updating to Ubuntu 14.04 today, but Software Updater seems to be having some issues. First of all, I get the following message while the updater is preparing the update: Third party sources ...
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Ethernet and Wireless on Dell Latitude D520 stopped working after upgrade to 14.10

I have a Dell Latitude D520 that was wroking flawlessly until Ubuntu 14.10. During the installation the ethernet cable and wireless card worked but after the initial reboot the only way to connect to ...
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Kernel headers update makes VirtualBox ubuntu not responding

Recently I updated my kernel headers on Xubuntu VirtualBox and now system after booting it is totally frozen :-/. I have installed DKMS, VritualBox-DKMS but it did not fix it. I can use system only if ...
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Can't boot in Windows and can't run boot-repair after update to ubuntu 14.04

After update to 14.04 I can't boot in Windows 8 and in GRUB I have only 3 options instead of 7 I had previously. Also I tried to repair boot but I can't. Running: sudo add-apt-repository ...
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How to Install budgie-desktop in Ubuntu?

how to install budgie-desktop in Ubuntu from the source?
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Ubuntu 14.04 image preview never loads

After updating to 14.04 my image preview never shows up Is this common to update? Maybe it is related to my image viewer? Can I replace the default one or if its nautilus fault, what replacement ...
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Nautilus open files in a running GVim instance as tab

Is it possible in (Unity) Ubuntu 12.04 to launch files in a running gVim instance as new tab from Nautilus? I can do that in a shell by 'gvim --remote-tab-silent' but i want this behavior also in ...
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Grub 2.02 Freezes When Using Razer Black Widow Keyboard to make Selection

I updated from 13.10 to 14.04 yesterday. When my system reboots/starts, I see Grub. The countdown ticks away until I use the keyboard to make a selection from the list. Then, the count down stops ...
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Update Error (using apt-get install -f)?

So I tried updating my system, to find this pop-up error upon attempt, The package system is broken Check if you are using third party repositories. If so disable them, since they are a ...
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How to remove USB modem safely?

I have Huwaei E1731 USB modem. Ubuntu recognizes it as a modem but does not show it's files. The file system of the modem is CDFS. Do I need to safely remove this modem? Ubuntu does not show any ...
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NM-Applet Wi-Fi Icon Missing

I have a Lubuntu (now 14.04) installation. Recently, I logged in to find that the Wi-Fi icon had disappeared, and there was some sort of a keyboard icon in it's place. I have restarted multiple times, ...
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Upgrade 13.10 to 14.04 broke grub - now boots straight to Windows 8

Upgraded from a functioning dual-boot Window 8.1 and Ubuntu 13.10 to 14.04. Before today at startup I option to choose Ubuntu or Windows8.1. The default was Ubuntu, and if I waited a few seconds ...
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Is there a way to get an audio key-click?

I have a Dell XPS 11 laptop which has a non-mechanical keyboard. Is there a way to get a simulated audio key-click every time a key is pressed? This is needed to compensate for the lack of mechanical ...
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After 14.04 install and updating driver I only get the background and eventual crash, what should i do now?

I am as new as you can be when it comes to using Linux. I heard ubuntu was the most popular Linux OS so i figured why not give it a try. After a few minor issues I managed to dual boot my windows ...
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problem with ubuntu 14.04 videos

I have both ubuntu 14.04 and windows 7 installed on my computer. ubuntu videos worked fine after the installation. However, after I booted windows, it check the disk for errors. Now I boot ubuntu ...
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MAAS in VMware Workstation Environment to Boot VM Guests

Installed and Configured MAAS. I was able to successfully deploy Ubuntu as VM Guest. However, once deployed, VM Guest (U![enter image description here][1]buntu),in about 10 - 15 seconds,powers itself ...
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Mysql on Ubuntu 14.04 problem with AppArmor permissions for data directory

I've been using MySQL with a different location for the database date since Ubuntu 12.04 and had no problems. My configuration was like this: Data in /home/db/mysql Link in the default location sudo ...
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Gnome 3 Shell - Launcher displayed in center of the screen

I have had this issue with Ubuntu 13.10 and now 14.04 LTS. When I first boot up, everything is good, but after a while, the Gnome 3 launcher is displayed in the center of the screen when I display ...
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Grub rescue - error: unknown filesystem, no such partition

I have been dual booting windows 7 and Ubuntu. I ran out of space on my C: today, and decided to format the partition that Ubuntu was on. I then downloaded a third party disk manager and created a new ...
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Is actual version of Chromium browser (34.0.1847.116) compatible with Oracle Java 7 browser plugin?

I can not make it work nor find an official confirmation of compatibility. Oracle Java 7 plugin works fine with Firefox but fresh Chromium browser installation does not even list it at ...
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Different behaviour in 12.04 and 14.04 when laptop lid closed with external monitor

I upgraded from 12.04 to 14.04, and notice a different behaviour in multi-monitor mode. In 12.04, when I plugged in the external monitor and then closed the laptop lid, the laptop would not suspend ...
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Unable to get Ubuntu One working

I can't find Ubuntu One in my Ubuntu 14.04 installation, i get this in the app center There isn’t a software package called “ubuntuone-control-panel-qt” in your current software sources.
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Weird symbol on gnome-terminal profile preferences Window [duplicate]

Strange symbol appears on the gnome-terminal's profile preferences window. Is this a bug? Is that possible to get the symbol out?
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ubuntu builder alternative or replacement

Does anyone know a good replacement or an alternative for the discontinued ubuntu builder ? I 've been looking for a sollution to customize a 14.04 live cd but i haven't succeded.
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Application store problem

I have recently installed ubuntu, so I am kind of trying to improve on my existing knowledge; I know Application store is supposedly the central hub for downloading applications but there is a problem ...
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postgresql broken after 14.04 despite succesful pg_upgrade

I'm running an Ubuntu VPS where i'm am upgrading to 14.04. everything has gone smoothly so far. Except the PostgreSQL migration from 9.1 to 9.3. The server hosts a Django 1.6 site and the traceback ...
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Change mouse speed and not the acceleration

I've been searching for a good few hours on how to change the mouse speed on Ubuntu 14.04, but all the answers and tutorials I find only teach me how to adjust the acceleration and not the speed. I ...
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Cannot ping/ssh to CirrOS/Ubuntu instance - OpenStack

I have OpenStack Havana installed I am able to launch Ubuntu/CirrOS instance but I am not able to ping or ssh to instance and vice-versa. I had set this in local.conf HOST_IP=192.168.171.131 ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Dual monitor

I am in the process of moving from Windows XP to Ubuntu 14.04. I need to be able to run in what windows calls 'extended desktop'. As soon as I plug in the projector or a monitor the video output ...
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How to upload a file to google drive?

I would like to just upload files to google drive from the command line. I don't care about synchronisation. I just want to upload things to google drive and if they exist they get replaced if not ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 freezes when booting

My problem is that I need information about what is happening when Ubuntu is loading it's live system. Because my system freezes whenever I try to use Ubuntu live to install the OS alongside Win7. ...
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Shut down option not working from the corner button and more problems

I am facing a serious problem with Ubuntu 14.04. When the screen locks on its own, the shutdown button is still there to use. In Ubuntu 13.10, when the screen locked itself nobody could power down the ...
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Unable to connect via SSH: port 22 error

I have two machines connected via the Ethernet cable. One machine is running Mac OS X , the other Ubuntu (13.10). I am currently able to connect to the Mac via SSH. However when I try login in on the ...
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I have some questions before installing ubuntu 14.04 [on hold]

Hello i have waited for ubuntu 14.04 release so that i wouldnt have to upgrade later. My problem is that when i try ubuntu from a usb the mouse curser is flickering, It's very annoying. Also i have ...
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Can I format my Kindle Fire (1st Gen) and install Ubuntu touch?

I have an old 1st Gen Kindle Fire that I do not use often anymore. I shattered the screen a year or so ago, and it was too expensive to fix at the time. Parts are cheaper now so I ordered off Amazon ...
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Problems connecting to netowrk/wireless after upgrade

I just upgraded to 14.04, completed the process and restarted my laptop. Now I can not connect to my wireless network, and therefore can not connect to my internet wirelessly. Ubuntu keeps trying, ...
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Automatically different background color for each instance of gnome-terminal?

Can this setting, to have a different background color for each instance of xfce-terminal: also be made for gnome-terminal?
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Ubuntu 12.04 in a 2 months old Toshiba Satellite

I installed Ubuntu 12.04 in a 2 months old Toshiba Satellite C75 AMD A6-5200 APU with Radeon(TM) HD Graphics × 4 and 4gigs of ram. It doesn't detect my laptop internal wireless card only my external ...
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12.04 server a little bit broken ( dpkg:error processing gconf2 / can't exec md5sum)

happy Easter to all . I got a system a little bit broken. Could any one suggest any way to try fix it ? Thanks a lot for every help. Here is it the detail ( after an apt-get update) System is an ...

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