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i only have one resolution 640x480 desktop looks zoomed in

ok i fixed this once but have no idea what i did system crashed and now im back to just entering random stuff that dosnt work off the 300 fourm pages about it. im conserned about edinting things that ...
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Does pm-powersave start automatically when running on battery?

So I just learned a bit more about pm-powersave, but couldn't find if it automatically kicks in if you're running battery power. Does somebody know if it does this? And if not, is there a way to make ...
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cannot enable wifi of Alienware R2 on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS

I just installed 16.04 LTS on my Alienware 15 R2 laptop and can connect to Internet via Ethernet cable but the wifi connection is missing. I tried the solutions posted on here and here and here but ...
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How can i make java version1.8.0_91 my default java version?

When I type: java -version it says: joelle@joelle-Satellite-L745D:~$ java -version java version "1.8.0_91" Java(TM) SE Runtime Environment (build 1.8.0_91-b14) Java HotSpot(TM) 64-Bit Server VM ...
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Ubuntu Touch: hyphens on external keyboard do not work

My new Microsoft Universal Keyboard works really nice with my Bq Aquaris M10 but for some reason, hyphens do not work. They worked the first 2 days and then stopped working. When connected to my ...
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How to get Wacom tablet working

Just got a wacom intuos comic, and my computer is picking it up I am running Zorin 11 Please help P.S. I am a compete noob, so please explain clearly
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Shortcuts and Unity features broken after update

I installed Ubuntu 16.04 from the daily live distribution some weeks before it was released as LTS. I executed an apt-get upgrade yesterday and many packages were upgraded, including some related to ...
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How to set dinamic IP address on CentOS? [on hold]

I'm currently running CentOS on Virtual Box. For some reason i need to change the IP in CentOS. I've already set on Virtual Box ipv4 to Dinamic. Click But when i use command in CentOS hostname -I ...
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Edit sudoers file

some time ago I posted this question about conky and solved that problem. I used U 12.04 LTS. Now I use U16.04 LTS and I'm tryng to set conky as the previous distro. If I edit the sudoers file with ...
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Kubuntu Xenial recommended Nvidia driver

I updgraded fro Wily to Xenial yesterday, and booted to a blank screen. I managed to drop to shell, and after some trial and error, and after installing nvidia-364 from graphics-drives ppa, disabling ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 re-installing

when I tried to access a bootable Device it fails and the Ubuntu OS is re-installing from recovery in my Dell inspiron laptop.
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How long is adding Arabic language Ubuntu Touch

I'm with meizu Pro 5 Ubuntu edition How well the Arabic language in the phone? Matti up phone Ubuntu edition to Saudi Arabia?
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Ubuntu Touch: where are downloaded files stored?

When I download something with the default browser or Firefox, I cant seem to find where the files are downloaded to. Not /home/Downloads, thats for sure. Does anyone know where the files are ...
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How to Create Desktop Shortcut to Unity Panel in Terminal of 16.04?

I would like to automate the creation of the desktop shortcut of Matlab icon in the Unity panel of Ubuntu 16.04. Basic desktop Code which the button should have found here [Desktop Entry] ...
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Why evolution 3.18 creates multiple copies in the send folder?

When sending a mail with evolution 3.18.5.2 the window of the composed mail stays open on the following status "Storing send message to 'INBOX/Sent' (100% complete)" When quitting this, the sent mail ...
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problem with apt-get

When I lauch apt-get install, the installation failed saying impossible to recover some archives maybe you should launch apt-get update or try with --fix-missing. Anyone have an idea about this issue ...
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Ubuntu Touch: change font

I love my Bq Aquaris M10, but I have some trouble with the default font every now and then. So like on Ubuntu Desktop, I would like to change the font. Is there any way to do that? I dont mind using ...
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Strange toggling behaviour in Tilda

I'm using Tilda terminal emulator on a fresh Xubuntu 16.04 setup with Calc key being the toggle key. I've always used it this way on other PCs (of course after disabling the calculator global ...
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Cannot install 32bit libs, even if it has its dependency [ubuntu 16.04 LTS]

I am trying to install 32bit libs but it wont install saying it has unmet dependency. When I try to install its dependency it says I already have it installed: ozcan@ozcan-P55-UD3L:~$ sudo apt-get ...
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All kind of wireless problems in linux mint 17.3 rosa

Hı everyone, i have something problems with my wireless connection. I've read the whole internet for this and aplied all the possible solutions but never work. İ have intel centrino wireless-n 1030. ...
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Estimate Release of Sufficient Nvidia GPU drivers in Ubuntu 16.04?

I need GPU computation for training neural networks. I need to think where to design the rest of the system. I would really like to use Ubuntu for the problem. System: i7 2013, 32 GB DDR3, Nvidia ...
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Indian languages not suppoted in Ubuntu 16.04?

I noticed that some Indian languages (eg : Kannada) are not supported in Ubuntu 16.04. See this screenshot: Even with file names : This was not happening in earlier Ubuntu editions. How can I ...
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Why does cat pdf_file changes the character set of terminal? [duplicate]

I was reading through Introduction to Linux by Machtelt Garrels and read about the cat command. I tried to open a pdf file using cat. After opening the file the whole character set of the terminal ...
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Connecting to remote printer server results in “unable to connect page” or “Forbidden”

I set up a server and want to use it as printer server as well. I added a printer connected directly to the parallel port of my server using this answer. Now the problem is that I could not connect to ...
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How to select outputted text on the command line with the keyboard?

I'm having trouble finding a way of selecting the text that a command outputs in the command line. Is there a way of doing this without the mouse?
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PowerTOP issue with fresh 16.04 install on ThinkPad E555

Here's what happened when I tried to set optimum settings after installing PowerTOP: Reading package lists ... Done Dependency tree. Status information can be read .... Done Suggested packages:   ...
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Conky problem with compiz and mate desktop ubuntu 14.04

Conky has problem with compiz and mate desktop ubuntu 14.04. When I start conky widget , left/right clicking not work in desktop .I change own_window_type normal to own_window_type overridein conkyrc ...
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Recovering windows

Im new on kali linux. I've installed Kali-linux on my laptop dual boot with windows 10. But apparently my laptop boots only kali there is no option for windows boot. I divided my HDD before installing ...
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Servers Hardware Certification of kernel upgrades

I am trying to figure out the HW certification policy for older HW (my interest is servers). When a new point-release or HWE is available, it usually includes a Linux kernel update. Is there a ...
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slow internet in ubuntu 16.4

I have installed Ubuntu 16.4 recently, but it seems internet is really slow, not opening any page. Most of the time it is saying page can not be displayed. I have tried all the possible solution ...
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PlayOnLinux doesn't work on Xenial

Just installed Ubuntu 16.04. Installed PlayOnLinux using Synaptic. Doesn't launch normally. Using command playonlinux in Terminal produces: *************:~$ playonlinux Looking for python... 2.7.11+ ...
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Reliability of Ubuntu 16.04 on Macbook Air >=2013-mid?

I want to replace my OS X on Macbook Air 2013-mid with Ubuntu 16.04, so no boot-camp because limited SDD. I know the thread EFI boot Ubuntu 14.04 on a Mac without rEFInd and here old overview about ...
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How to link the system event brightness up/down to the correct brightness file

I have a ASUS UL30VT and just installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. The screen brightness was at level 0. Attempt 1: so I navigated to find the screen brightness slider under System ...
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when i connect windows phone lumia 625 via usb, nothing happens, no unable to mount the device option, nothing, what should i do ?

Earlier i used to get the notification of unable to mount however after creating a new rule as follows: 21 down vote These are my steps to connect the Nokia Lumia 920 (WP8): Add the MTP file ...
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Automated UI tests for Ubuntu

I wrote automated tests for user interface on Windows using Visual Studio. Is there an equivalent solution for Ubuntu?
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Snap uninstallation process fails

I installed ubuntu-clock-app. Once I had to emergency turn off my computer (hard reset), this application has stopped working. datafile4@datafile4-K53SD:~$ sudo snap remove ubuntu-clock-app error: ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (new install) not connecting to wireless router

I have installed Ubuntu 16.04 LTS on my HP laptop along with Windows 10. I use wi-fi router daily with windows to connect to internet. But when I am switching to UBUNTU, my laptop is not connecting ...
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Why Internal Error in Dash > Mouse in Ubuntu 16.04?

System: Nvidia GTX-960 with noveau drivers because the latest proprietary drivers crash with Matlab 2016a. I want to configure my mouse but I get internal error when launching mouse -application. I ...
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install Qgifer on ubuntu 16.04?

I tried using PPA but the PPA is old and not working so tried installing .deb package but getting error : $ sudo dpkg -i qgifer_0.2.1-1_i686.deb (Reading database ... 194521 files and ...
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How to overwrite PAM rule from `common-auth` ? (`nullok` to make sshd accept empty passwords)

I got advice to change pam configuration (as I look for a way to make ssh user with empty password): sudo sed -i 's/nullok_secure/nullok/' /etc/pam.d/common-auth However in /etc/pam.d/common-auth I ...
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Create Compressed Directory

How to create a compressed directory in Ubuntu? Is that possible? I do not want to create an archive file (zip, tar, etc) but rather I want something like compressed directory in an NTFS (Windows) ...
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How can I install Windows 7/8 after installing Ubuntu 15.10

I have tried through USB Drive (usb image writer) but it didn't work ( Says like " Please insert any ...). I have done everything right and I have NTFS patition Please Help me, I want to install ...
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Is it possible to install Ubuntu 16.04 LTS in AMD A10-5800K APU with Radeon(tm) HD Graphics?

I am a technology enthusiast and try to taste all new technologies (wherever possible) coming in Computing world. So, naturally, when Canonical released 16.04 LTS on 22nd April, I downloaded 16.04 ...
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Saved files go where and wi-fi problem

I have two questions. Suppose I save a file or a video where does it go ? This is one of my question. I have a wi-fi connection. It works perfectly in my phone. In my laptop it worked for a few ...
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The maas/stable/ubuntu xenial repository does not have a Release file

When I run sudo apt update on my Ubunutu 16.04 LTS Server with MAAS installed I get the following error message: graeme@MAAS:~$ sudo apt update Hit:1 http://gb.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu xenial ...
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How to add a desktop shortcut?

How to add a file shortcut on the desktop in 16.04? I tried to drag & drop a file from Nautilus to the desktop and nothing happened. Thanks.
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How do I get ubuntu working on Asus T100TAF?

Looking to have ubuntu fully working on the asus T100TAF 2-in-1 notebook
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Change VPS root password

Is it advised to change root password of a VPS ? If yes, kindly give me the commands to do the same.
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how to speed Ubuntu 16.04 LTS bootloading time

Good day fellas, I recently replaced windows 10 with Ubuntu 16.04 LTS OS, now it is taking taking too long to boot. Below is the link I got after running boot-repair recommended settings ...
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apache error AH00526: Syntax error on line 1 of -c/-C directives:

I recently upgraded to php56. Now I am unable to run apache. I am getting:- This site can’t be reached localhost refused to connect. when trying to run localhost When I run the command httpd -t ...

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