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Wi-fi not able to connect Ubuntu 13.10

I am not able to connect to wi-fi in Ubuntu 13.10 after booting up after a month. I got to the wifi option in the top toolbar but it says ethernet disconnected although I have wireless on my laptop. ...
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blocksize error when mounting ufs drive in 12.10

I have an external hard drive that I was using with a NAS4FREE computer. The computer died, and I would like to use the files on the external hard drive. NAS4FREE is based on freebsd, so the external ...
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Trying to install ubuntu in primary partion .but converting logical to primary makes some problem

![enter image description here][1] Actually mine is lenovo z580 and in my laptop already 2 os are installed i.e windows 7 ,windows 8 and i want to install unbuntu but it's not installing and two ...
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How to install SNMP

I installed ubuntu on my black BEAGLEBONE and now need to install snmp, but use apt-get install snmp snmpd and gives error. How to install snmp?
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how to install picasa on ubuntu 12.04 [duplicate]

I’ve been trying all day to install picasa on 12.04. I installed wine, downloaded picasa then had to install IE8. This is all I get from terminal: ie8 install completed, but installed file ...
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Help with rsync excludes not working

I'm trying to setup rsync to keep an image on the my external drive current. I've got 4 partitions to deal with: /, /boot, /home, /usr. I want to mount each one in turn and sync each with the ...
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HP G72 Ubuntu 12.10 - Wireless Broken [duplicate]

I've had this HP G72 notebook for about a year now. Yesterday I installed Ubuntu on it. (12.04, but it installed 12.10) When I had the install disc in the computer when I clicked try Ubuntu and whilst ...
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Ubuntu does not appear in Grub Menu. Boot Repair Failed

I have a Hard-Drive with Windows 7 and Ubuntu. Until a few days ago I was using Ubuntu 12.10 but after a lot of crashes errors and broken packages Ubuntu stopped booting at all. With a live DVD I ...
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Check cd,disk for defect option

Let's say that i want to make a test. And i try to download and burn iso of Ubuntu on win7 that have avast anti virus, and that pc is maybe illegally activated... What will happen? Will it Check ...
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346 views

Can't install virt-manager

When I try to install via terminal using : sudo apt-get install virt-manager I get this message : Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done ...
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673 views

Wireless card unclaimed by driver, not working

So, my wireless card is reporting all feature correctly, but remained unclaimed by the driver. Someone suggested that it could be a PCI controller issue. Any ideas where to start. lscpi -v below. ...
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Vuze azbuddy (Friends) Plugin Issues

My Vuze Plugins menu from the application menu does not open. Should it*?* I'd like to utilize the Friends plugin. It is enabled, unloaded (green) and shows version 1.0 in Tools/Options/Plugins. I ...
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I install ubuntu 13.10 but the Pc can't start up ubuntu it start with windows

I install ubuntu 13.10 but the Pc can't start up ubuntu it start with windows .is there anything I should instal or do ?
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Does Ubuntu install drivers automatically?

I want to upgrade to Ubuntu 13.04 from Windows 7. Will Ubuntu automatically install drivers by downloading them from the internet?
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boot-repair Does not add Widnows 7 to the grub menu

I have a laptop with Debian 7, Windows 7 and Ubuntu 13.04. I have decided to upgrade to Ubuntu 13.10, and installed the Ubuntu partition afresh. After the re-installation, Windows 7 disappeared from ...
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I was running windows 7, I installed ubuntu and now am unable to access windows [duplicate]

I was running windows 7, I installed ubuntu and now am unable to access windows . Am had important data in windows drives, am not able to access them either!!! please help
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Ubuntu 13.10: Upgrade interrupted because of openjdk-7

I was running an apt-get upgrade (not version upgrade, just normal), when I got this message: You might want to run 'apt-get -f install' to correct these. The following packages have unmet ...
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problem with uget and flareget.

i am using uget(with aria2 integration) as my default download manager, but currently i have some problem with it. i downloaded a file which is 550mb, after download complete it is showing it is ...
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493 views

Unable to Install nvidia-settings

I am trying to install nvidia-settings on Ubuntu 12.04. This is a fresh install done today (Jan 25, 2014). I have nvidia-331 installed (I believe it's 331.38, but don't think the exact version matters ...
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198 views

Is there any apps to use a Sony NetMD?

I'm looking for an app as well as drivers to us a Sony MiniDisc NetMD, can anyone help?
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Mounted Samba permission problem

I use Lubuntu as server machine and have few Lubuntu client machines. On server Samba config file is configured that there is no need for passwords and everyone can write. I added every user who ...
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thinkpad_acpi.h missing from /usr/include/linux

I have a strange issue with Saucy, that cannot figure out. I usually patch the kernel with a well-known patch for Lenovo Mic Mute led. However since latest kernel updates, I've lost the header file ...
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150 views

Lenovo TP X230 + Series 3 Docking - Toggle between DVI and DP working?

Hi, Is anyone using DVI and DP of the Series 3 Docking with Ubuntu? For now I'm using DVI for my monitor and I plan to use DP to connect to my TV (DP -> HDMI -> TV). Lenovo says it isn't possible ...
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How do I clean install windows 7 on the “other” partition? [duplicate]

I would like to cleanly install windows 7 on another partition to ubuntu 12.04. I originally had a windows 7 only machine. I subsequently installed ubuntu 12.04 alongside it by creating a partition. ...
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What can one do so that the administrator password could not be resetted? [duplicate]

This question provides ways to reset admin password if it is lost.But I think it is also a major security threat as there is practically no barrier in a data theft and data in one's PC once the theft ...
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Completely remove windows 7 and install ubuntu

I have installed dual boot windows 7 and Ubuntu. Now I'm totally into Ubuntu. I found I just have to simply delete the windows 7 by using "Disk utility" in Ubuntu. I did it. Then I wanted to spread my ...
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I am not technical and my system gets hacked - trying to fix/upgrade

After using command apt-get upgrade: After this operation, 80.9 kB of additional disk space will be used. Do you want to continue [Y/n]? y Extracting templates from packages: 100% Preconfiguring ...
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Install Windows 7 [duplicate]

I'm running ubuntu 13.10. But I guess I need to go back to Windows 7. Its so easy to install Ubuntu from a bootable usb because of a program. But I can't find any similar windows program that I've ...
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Can't connect to the net with RTL8111/8168B from RealTek

I've successfully installed Ubuntu 12.04 and am unable to connect to a wired connection (cat5e) using my Realtek ethernet controller. It is version RTL8111/8168B PCI Express Gigabit controller (rev ...
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665 views

Weird issues with Syslog-ng and apt-get

So, I had a weird scenario just happen and I was just hoping someone might know what happened for my own edification. Basically, a while back I installed syslog-ng v 3.3.6 using sudo apt-get install ...
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Lenovo ThinkPad s440 network

Does anybody know how to configure Wi-Fi on a Lenovo ThinkPad s440 with Ubuntu 12.04 LTS? I can't configure it even with LAN. Wi-Fi is the first thing I need. I can't find any drivers for Linux. As ...
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Defragging the hardrive [duplicate]

After I partition the drive for Ubuntu and Windows, can I use the Windows defrag utility on the Ubuntu partition, or do I defrag each with their own utilities? I am planning on installing version ...
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indicator-sound not visible at startup, 13.10

My indicator-sound is not visible at startup if and only if I start muted. If I start with sound enabled (i.e. unmuted) it is visible at startup. By increasing the sound with the hardware-keys, the ...
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Is it possible to do a dual boot for Acer Iconia W700?

I'm afraid to do this on my own, because this is my daily driver. Anyone have any instructions of a video that could guide me. Help!!! Windows is killing me....
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Error using SpeedFan [closed]

I'm new to the whole Linux concept. I start up SpeedFan and it comes up with a error and say "Privileged instruction". I'm very new to this, so if someone could tell me how to fix this step by step, ...
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Is it possible to create a locked down 'dumb terminal' with ubuntu?

My company has a large amount of document review work that must be done manually by temp workers. The work is done on our website, accessible via VPN only. We are planning to just show scanned images ...
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Removing grub completely

I decided to dualboot Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on a laptop with preinstalled Windows 8. After some work i got both running. After some thoughts I decided to go back to only Windows 8 by restoring from factory ...
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User friendly ubuntu distribution for Old PowerBook G4 15" [duplicate]

I have Mac PB G4 15" 1.5 with 512mb RAM, and need to use it office style, maybe some graphic processing but nothing fancy, I need, a user friendly distribution that could bring out the best of this ...
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Windows Vista email (.eml) files - how to open in thunderbird

I am new to Linux/Ubuntu, just 3 days. I installed it when windows Vista crashed due to a very bad virus. Ubuntu is working very well but I would like to know how to put my emails from Windows Mail ...
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problem in installing ubntu

I have a Toshipa laptop satallite ... I itried to download xubuntu in it using a software that gives you a virtual flash disk .. causeI didn't have one .. after that I followed the steps of ...
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Firefox 26 unable to load some websites?

When using the new version of firefox(26), some websites can not load like in the last version I was using (23). This specific problem happens only in my Ubuntu box. I have a Windows box with the ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 disable bluetooth at startup [duplicate]

what is a easy way to disable blue-tooth at start up with Ubuntu 13.10.
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Where can I find introductory material for using the command line? [duplicate]

I've been very interested in Linux for a while now and Finally decided to install Ubuntu on my machine. I was wondering is there any sites or PDFs links were I could get an intro into running ...
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Having trouble with partition while dual booting Ubuntu 13.10 and Windows 7

So I have already made a partition of 100 GB in windows but when I loaded ubuntu 13.10 from a usb stick and tried installing it ubuntu didn't give me the option of installing along side windows. When ...
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Certain programs won't open

Ubuntu fails to start the following applications: viz Skype Firefox Thunderbird Chrome When i try opening Mozilla Firefox or Thunderbird it says "Firefox is alresdy running, but not responding . ...
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USB support with VirtualBox [duplicate]

This isn't really a question but more like my frustration and criticism - After spending countless hours, searching web for answer, there seems to be a lot of confusion about the Virtual Box ...
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Bridge wireless connection from OSX 10.8 to Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I have a Mac running OSX 10.8.2 that is connected to a wireless network. My Ubuntu 12.04 LTS box has no internet capability atm (wired network down). I would like to bridge the connection on my Mac ...
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Trouble installing Ubuntu on a secondhand IBM server

I recently picked up a secondhand IBM x365, and I want to install Ubuntu on it. I've installed Ubuntu on countless personal computers, but never before on a server. I made my bootable disc (I have a ...
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mpdboot and mpdtrace gives Alarm Clock as a result

I try to execute mpdboot -n 2 -f /home/user/mpd.hosts and then mpdtrace However, both of them gives strange result as Alarm clock Can somebody tell me what is wrong with that, please Thanks ...
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Syslog-ng not writing to 2 destinations

I have setup syslog-ng to log to a MSSQL destination and that all works well. However, if I specify a second destination (same database but different table) with a seperate log command that uses a ...

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