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Can't Boot Into Windows XP

I set up Ubuntu 14.04LTS on an old Dell Laptop as a dual booting system. I have attempted to boot into WindowsXP on startup just to see if it would work and it gives me a blue screen saying that ...
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How to create ext4 encrypted partition on Ubuntu 15.04 with new 4.1 kernel?

Can I create a new ext4 encrypted partition with kernel 4.1 on Ubuntu 15.04?
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source list problem after upgrade to 15.04

I upgraded my ubuntu 14.04 to 15.04 , then after unit reboot I get my sources 14.04 back . In sources.list I get trusty sources instead of vivid sources Please let me know how to fix this problem ...
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Music control with android and ubuntu desktop

Is there a application/synchronization (not entirely sure what I am supposed to look for) that makes it possible to play music on my ubuntu desktop and then change/pause/play it with my Android phone? ...
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Serial port blocked. How can I detect what it is?

I am using Qt (QSerialPort) to handle the port. At startup, I am attempting to open the port every second. It takes in average 12 cycles not to get back an error, which is: ...
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Displaying unicode strikethrough in gnome-terminal

I am trying to output strikethrough text in gnome-terminal. For example to output the letter I with strikethrough: echo -e 'I\U0336' But this does not work, it gives me an I followed by a horizonal ...
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ssh not authenticating to kerberos

I am using my single PC as a ssh-client,ssh-server,kdc,admin-server. I am not using any of the virtual machines for this kerberos lab. I am connected to wife get the ip of 192.168.1.224 but i am using ...
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Give ubuntu user on EC2 instance access to public_html folder

I have an EC2 Ubuntu instance running apache with a couple of websites. Say one website is called widgets, then /home/widgets/ has user widgets and group widgets I have a git repository in ...
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Why we still cannot edit .xlsx? Or we can and I am using the wrong tool?

I have tried editing .xlsx files with LibreOffice Calc and after I save the changes, I try to open it in Excel 2010 or 2013, but they report corrupted file. So I still, today, have to use Windows ...
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Minitube will not stay locked to launch bar

**I am running Ubuntu 14.04LTS on an old Dell Inspirion laptop. It is not my primary machine, I just wanted to keep it running as a backup since it has XP loaded and I didn't want to use that OS ...
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Ubuntu vm shows Floppy disk

I set up a qemu virtual machine on my Ubuntu 15.04. I installed Ubuntu 15.04 in it and the virtualized Ubuntu shows a Floppy Disk. What does it mean and how do I remove it?
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i just bought an HP HSTNN-105c laptop online from the previous owner. KNOW NOTHING…HELP

I just bought a laptop knowing nothing about this software! Anyhow what im wanting to know is how to work this darn thing. It was wiped clean with the exception of Libre office, firefox browser and ...
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1answer
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How to execute the tar file without any error? [on hold]

tar (child): ushare-11a-netou.tar.bz2: Cannot open: No such file or directory tar (child): Error is not recoverable: exiting now tar: Child returned status 2 tar: Error is not recoverable: exiting now ...
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Problem with dual boot configuration. UEFI vs Legacy?

In my friends laptop previous operating system is Windows8 with UEFI boot mode. I change it UEFI to Legacy mode for Linux installation. But after Linux installation one problem occur. Windows8 boot ...
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1answer
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Lenovo G700, New SSD Ubuntu clean 14.04LTS, Want to Use old Ubuntu Programs in orignial HHD installed in Optical Drive bay

I have a Lenovo G700 that I had Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on, I put an SSD in and did a clean install of 14.04 I want to put the original HDD in the Optical drive bay and want to use the original programs that ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 cant detect USB mouse

I recently installed Ubuntu and lately seem to be having a problem operating my usb mouse from it. kj@kj-SVE15115ENW:~$ xsetpointer -l | grep Pointer 2: "Virtual core pointer" [XPointer] 4: ...
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How to update Opera browser?

No update of the Opera package. Opera 30 Ubuntu 12.04 sudo aptitude -f install gives me: Es werden keine Pakete installiert, aktualisiert oder entfernt. 0 Pakete aktualisiert, 0 zusätzlich ...
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“Unable to satisfy dependencies” error with self-built .deb package

I have built a .deb package from source, however I get the error Unable to satisfy dependencies when attempting to install it. I think this is due to putting Dependencies: none in the Debian control ...
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Booting failed after enabling swap and installing uswsusp

After reinstalling Ubuntu 15.04, my swap partition was not active which is why Ubuntu did not hibernate. I followed steps given in this answer . I edited /etc/fstab/ by typing sudo nano /etc/fstab in ...
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ubuntu 14.04 overheating hp g6 1301ax

I'm new to linux so bear with my naivety. I was running ubuntu 14.04 on my laptop and had installed tlp and switched off discrete graphics and everything was fine except for the screen would not turn ...
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1answer
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How do I get my wireless card working

Hello guys I have problem with changing wifi channel on my wireless card. I am in Norway at the moment and I live in Bosnia, when I came here I can't find home network. My theory is that I have ...
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1answer
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Backup problem with folder rename (use back in time)

We use Ubuntu Server (14.04) as file server. As backup solution we use "Back in Time". I have a general question about making backups, since we are having problems with the folder names from time to ...
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Rotate binary files

I'm trying to solve a problem with rotating binary files. I have video files which are recorded from IP camera, and I want to delete oldest files when I have less then e.g. 10 Gb of free space. ...
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relocation error

In my application I need to use these libraries.But I get this error.I am so new at linux and these issues so I don't understand anything.Do you have any idea about this problem? relocation error: ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 clicking unity-dash bug

After 15-20 days(in average) of working unity-dash stop working as it should. By some reason mouse click goes through of unity-dash window. This bug disappears after restarting of ubuntu, but by some ...
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On deleting messages, how do I stop them being immediately deleted?

Using Thunderbird 31.7 (under Ubuntu 14.04) with Imap gmail, when I delete a message it does not go to the Deleted folder, even though that is the setting in Account Settings -> Server Settings. I ...
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Bumblebee isnt active, now what? nvidia-prime takes whole session

Bumblebee stopped developing in 2013. How to use optirun/primerun etc... now (e.g. 15.04)? How to run desktop on intel and single app on prop. nvidia (not nouveau)? I would like nvidia to powerdown ...
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cant load grub2, even though it's ready to go hdd

My netbook (acer aspire one250D) cant load GRUB2. It loads the BIOS and I can access the boot menu. Unfortunately after that, it is just a blinking cursor (e.g. '_') . So it doesnt matter what boot ...
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1answer
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No sound notification with telegram

Since I have my Aquaris E4.5, almost 3 months, I noticed trouble with notification with telegram. I never received sound notification, at all. Most of the time, the led is blinking and the phone ...
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Remove duplicated dots from file name

I have a dir with tons of files inside which have been named in malformed such as file..txt ,file2..txt ,etc... So how to easily remove this second . from file names? Any applicable method is ...
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Routing traffic over p2p1 and tun0 correctly

I have been trawling these questions and trying many different solutions to get this working, but I seem to have a problem with getting my routing set up correctly. I have a box installed in a network ...
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Apache, PHP, Eclipse and Ubuntu 15.04 configuration troubles

I am new to Ubuntu and PHP. I have a problem when I am trying to run some code. I have this error: The requested URL /helloworld.php was not found on this server.. Everything should work, apache, ...
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Automatically switch to Singstar Microphones when they're plugged in

I am running a media computer for my sharehouse and since singstar has been so popular I want to run Ultrastar for everyone too. The problem is that getting the microphones set up can be finicky and ...
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Applications are hiding in x-nautilus-desktop after they minimized

I'm using ubuntu 14.04 in default mode I think it's x-nautilus-desktop. There are no icons only command prompt is coming after i pressed Ctrl + Alt + T. Everything is okay but when I minimized any ...
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Alienware 14 (Mid 2013) Ubuntu 15.04 switch off lights

I am a new Ubuntu user and have 15.04 version. I am wondering if there is any thing that I could do to switch off the lights of my keyboard (AlienFX). I have already tried the two (I do not if is ...
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install laptop built-in webcam driver in ubuntu 14.04 / 32bit

i am using Sony vaio E series laptop model number SVE1511AENB, i am using ubuntu 14.04 /32 bit OS, but the webcam is not working with it, how can i install webcam driver through terminal ? if any one ...
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USB Mobile internet and ethernet not recognized on Ubuntu 14.04

I'm having problem with recognizing ethernet and Mobile internet. I am able to connect to wifi, but Ubuntu 14.04 doesen't recognize ethernet and Mobile. My ethernet cable is pluged in, and so is my ...
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Hardware clock is using UTC time

Since yesterday my clock is showing a wrong time. It is two hours behind on the local time. (This wrong time is UTC, don't know if this is coincidence). I do have a dual boot with windows, but I ...
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HP laptop's Beats Audio on Ubuntu 14.04

I use Ubuntu 14.04LTS on my HP ENVY 14 (14-k030TX) It's have beats andio , but after ubuntu installed , it only use two front speaker. I try to find way to enable other speaker on it, even though I ...
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How to add your own color scheme to notepadqq

I have lately installed notepadqq and I am really happy with it. Is there a way to add our own color scheme to it?
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How to disable bluebooth mouse battery on Power Indicator

I use Ubuntu 14.04v on my HP ENVY 14 (14-k030TX) Power Indicator contains my Bluetooth mouse's battery but it's wrong , and it will an average of the battery level on my Power Indicator, so the ...
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Beaglebone: usb0 interface not showing up

I recently installed Ubuntu 14 on my BeagleBone from armhf.com. However, I'm unable to ssh into my Beaglebone over USB. Running ifconfig, I discovered that there is the usb0 interface is not showing ...
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Ubuntu first login

I've installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my windows using wubi installer. It installed successfully and when I first login, there's only the terminal is available. I've logged in by entering my user name and ...
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How do i detect if I'm missing drivers or packages?

I am fairly new to Ubuntu and I encountered my biggest problem yesterday. I was getting low graphics mode error. I, pretty much tried everything I could understand from "low graphics mode" questions. ...
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How do I create a partition on 14.04 to install Windows 10?

As the question says, I don't know how to create a partition in order to install Windows 10. I have the ISO file for both Ubuntu 14.04 and W10. I've also tried using GParted to create it, but I ...
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2answers
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gedit - show file path for recently opened files

Gedit shows the recently opened files. How do I make gedit show not only the file-names but also the file path for recently opened files? I work on a website which has an index.tcl / index.adb in ...
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Debian installer method is missing from MAAS 1.8

It was a suprise that debian-installer deployment method is missing from WebGUI, however MAAS cli/API has got it as a new option. Furthermore I realized this feature is depricated according to notes ...
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1answer
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Ask me before switching to a different WiFi network?

Currently in my lab, not all the WiFi APs are working properly. What happens is that my laptop switches to a not working WiFi every now and then. It's very inconvenient. Is it possible to configure ...
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1answer
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Drop to a console after boot, and then start the GUI when required

I am running Ubuntu 14.04 with Gnome as the Desktop Environment. When I boot, I want it to be quick, and drop into a shell. I'll enter my username and password, and if I require, I will start the ...
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Accessing root files on Ubuntu Phone from my eOS based on Ubuntu. [duplicate]

I'm wondering if its possible to access the root files on my Ubuntu Phone E5 from my computer. I know I can access them from the terminal on the phone but its not ideal using that touchscreen to ...

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