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NVidia drivers and 1440p

I'm making the switch to Linux and in the process I've ran into a weird issue. After installing Nvidia drivers (I'm using a GTX 780) after reboot my 1440p monitor is not displaying. I found where ...
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Issues With Making Ubuntu Operating System Instead Of Linux

Ok So Whats Happening Is When I Download Ubuntu I Cant Make It The New Operating System Because I'm Using Linux Fedora 21 Because Of Proxy Issues With Windows 7. Basically I Just Want To Make Ubuntu ...
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Disconnection issues

As I'm using WiFi, the computer I use, sometimes disconnects, as my router switches off periodically. But when its back on, Ubuntu won't connect to it, and will ask me the Router WPA key. Is there ...
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networking multiple Beaglebone Black over USB

I'm working on a project where I would like to "daisy-chain" network multiple Beaglebone Black boards from the standard USB port on one to the USB-mini on the next. The problem I'm coming up with is ...
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Remote Help Program Help

I just switched to linux last week, me being a total noob often ask my friends for help. On windows I would just send them a join.me link but join.me does not work with ubuntu. Does anyone have a ...
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Mount Flashdrive: Not Authorized to perform operation

At first this issue seemed to be related solely to usb's. When I insert a USB i get "Unable to mount xGb volume Not Authorized to perform operation" Previously it would prompt for root password to ...
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Ubuntu touch on note 10.1 (2014) WITHOUT rooting

I just purchased a Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 edition (SM-P600) and wanted to test Ubuntu on it (and maybe on my Galaxy S4 as well). It is still under warranty, so I do not want to root it or do ...
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compare the differences between the contents of two different files

I have two excel sheets both having lakhs (hundreds of thousands) of records. I want to compare if the records present in file1 is also present in file2 or not. Also I want to check what all are the ...
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Moving the ubuntu from VM to Disk

I am using VM to run Ubuntu 12. Our building has some power problem and sometimes during the weekend things get shutdown without any notification. So, it seems that runing Ubuntu on a VM is not a good ...
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Enabling shared folders with open-vm-tools

I'm running Ubuntu 14.10 in VMware Player on Windows 7. I have installed open-vm-tools instead of VMware Tools because VMware's software was unable to compile the kernel module required for file ...
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connect to an authenticating sock5 proxy?

anyone has successfully connected to authenticating sock5 proxy server? firefox seems not to support username/password fields when configuring sock5 proxies (see this bug, they have a patch but they ...
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updated 12 to 14 password no longer works no access to sudo or grub

Just updated from 12.04 to 14.04, I have to re-install my scanner (elated that I don't have to do the whole printer.) My password in terminal no longer works, cannot get past sudo. Have tried to get ...
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Bios HP prohibit configure boot options

I recently purchased an HP ProBook 640 with Windows 7 Professional. BIOS won't allow me to change boot options, ¿how do I unlock it? I want to have dual boot.
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No additional driver listed for Nvidia GPU - 14.10

Specs Intel® Core™ i5-3570K CPU @ 3.40GHz × 4 GTX 980, but appears as VESA: GM204 Board 64bit When I try to install the proprietary drivers none are listed. When I enter lspci -v into terminal I ...
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have windows and ubuntu on same disk

I can't boot Ubuntu. I have pressed and held esc. after start and the options menu does not pop up. I know this is simple but it seems to have slipped my mind I have been running only Ubuntu for so ...
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Slow Keyboard with Lubuntu

Can anyone recommend a 'site that will give me a very basic idea of Lubuntu? I don't use it too much 'cos I can't get a handle on the basics. My keyboard has been slow and muddles up the type. brown ...
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How to install Intel GM45 Graphics driver on ubuntu 14.10?

I am using Ubuntu Gnome 14.10 with Gnome 3.14,my fan is making a lot of noise and my cpu is processing a lot,output of this command, apt-cache policy xserver-xorg-video-intel* | grep Installed is ...
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Recovery from user@1000service error in 14.10

My system crashed. When I rebooted the disk check reported errors. I asked it to fix the errors. My system will now not boot to login in graphics mode. After the screen flashes I see saned ...
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What are hostname and domain name doing in linux system?

I just yet starting to learn about web serving. So, far I know domain name is used for web page addresses (URL), like if we have an URL like this: ...
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WIreless and wired networking no longer working after update today (Jan 31) of Ubuntu 14.04

I just did an update of my Ubuntu install on my laptop and after rebooting, the wireless didn't work anymore, it doesn't even show up in iwconfig, however it does show up in lspci (Broadcom BCM43228). ...
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Ubuntu keyboard input method ibus

I use Ubuntu-MATE , and keyboard input method doesn't support Georgian keyboard layout. May anyone help ? Anyone can help me, recommend me to do something or other method.
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Problem using Nouveau Prime

I have a laptop with integrated Intel + Geforce GT 740M, and Ubuntu 14.04. I have a problem using prime features, executing this: xrandr --listproviders Providers: number : 2 Provider 0: id: 0x66 ...
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network manager - run script when connect failed

is it possible to tell network manager to run a script when network connection gets down (and it can't reconnect)? e,g: I have A bug in my network card driver, and sometimes NM fails to connect, a ...
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How do I install ubuntu with a disk on a dell with no operating system?

Our 1525 insperion says it has no operating system tonight, so I'm trying to put ubuntu on it after making a disk from a download on another computer. It says "operating system not found. Try ...
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Nvidia-drivers problem in Ubuntu 14.04.1 64bits

Today I've upgraded the system and the problem is that it appears and 640*480 screen with the login and the background, after logging in, the screen got stuck. I have an NVIDIA card, GT610 to be ...
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How can i find the current password in ubuntu without booting up into recovery mode?

My current ubuntu Administrator account has Automatic login ON.I was wondering if there was a way to recover the current password with my account logged in without recovering it from GRUB.
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question on getting the following information for Ubuntu running on Vmware player

I am trying to follow the answer posted in Configuring Ubuntu vmware guest NAT to solve the similar issue. At first, I would like to know how to get the following information as the Kingsly wrote in ...
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Size of font in comments in LibreOffice calc

I know how to use the mouse scroll button (or keyboard shortcuts, or slider bar at bottom right) to adjust the sizes of the cells in LibreOffice calc. But I am using a spreadsheet with comments that ...
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Broken emacs key mapping

I am running emacs23 on kubuntu 14.04 (Trusty Tahr). Sometimes (once every two weeks or so) the standard key mapping in emacs just fails. The control key doesn't work any more, and I get e.g. "xs" in ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 > Replace unity-settings-daemon with gnome-settings-daemon

I would like to prevent unity-settings-daemon from starting up when I log in and instead have gnome-settings-daemon run. The reason is that the unity-settings-daemon is hilariously broken (namely ...
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Start a process remotely on the window manager

How do I start a process and attach it to the terminal corresponding to the local graphical shell? I'm running Lubuntu 13.04 using lightdm as my login environment. If I'm logged into the graphical ...
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Video Card Problem

Ubuntu on Dell Inspiron 5537. But the problem is my Video Card is Radeon HD 8670M not Radeon HD 8800M Series:
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Can anyone tell me what the “streamer” process is?

For the last two days I keep noticing my cpu is busy when I am not really doing much on my computer. So upon running top I see the process "streamer" has been started by root. 18170 root 20 0 ...
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.JAR Files Not Running Right Ubuntu 14.04

Ive downloaded many different .jar files for Runescape private server clients, yet they will load up just fine but will turn into a black screen. Ive tried running the file with JDK 6 and 7, along ...
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Set default syntax highlighting for file extension in gedit

I am working on octave scripts which have the file name extension .m. When I open them, gedit chooses Objective-C as default syntax highlight option, so I have to change that manually every time. How ...
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amazon ec2 not refreshing my any updates in Files

I am using AWS Amazon hosting. In this I have opted for free tier with Ubuntu 14 version. 1) I have installed apache2 server(full Lamp Stack). 2) I am able to install index.html (suppose) and ...
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Ubuntu Gnome disable / hide AppMenu

Lately, I installed Ubuntu Gnome 14.04 in a virtual box to check it out, I am new to Gnome 3 and I was not comfortable with the stanard behaviour of it. I wanted it to be more Gnome2-ish, but I like ...
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Desktop layout has changed

Whilst trying to fix a PDF problem, I somehow changed my desktop to a top bar that shows "Applications" and "Places", and a bottom bar that shows what is open. I want my old layout back, it has the ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 running very slow and appears to be stuck in recovery mode

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 on a toshiba satellite, 4GB of ram, AMD true ion 64 X2 processor. I ran an update that failed, after seeing the error message I tried running it again and that failed also. ...
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Having Issues connecting my two non-sli videocards to Unbuntu and getting the desktop to show accross them

My current system is. SSD - Samsung EVO 850 500g Processor- Intel 4770k Motherboard- asus maximus extreme vi GPUS - Nvidia 970, Nvidia 780 Ram 32gb im running this on a dual boot with windows 7 with ...
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Flash Player problems for Linux Mint 9 [on hold]

I have Linux Mint 9 and I can't figure out for the life on me on how to get Flash Player to work?? I've tried multiple ways. I went to "add ons" on firefoxs and tired to get it that way and it just ...
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All my harddisk partitions have disappeared. I was using Windows 8.1 and tried to install Ubuntu

All my hard-disk partitions have disappeared. I was using Windows 8.1 and tried to install Ubuntu. How can I recover my data? I tried to use sudo test disk, but terminal says command not found and ...
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Opera directory at “/usr/lib” is missing

I just installed Opera, just to give it a shot. I encountered the usual inconvenience with Flash Player. According to Opera documentation, I need to download the tar file from Adobe, then extract it ...
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No internet access 14.04

I have a problem with my server 14.04 LTS. After install internet works. But now(I dont know why), I cant access internet(WAN), my local network is working, I can remote access (locally). Can someone ...
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Trouble installing

i've got trouble installing ubuntu. Everything is fine until the ubuntu logo with the dots underneath. Then, my screen displays some colour but mainly black. After that, i get nouveau E[ 1442] failed ...
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touchpad is not working in ubuntu 14.04

My touchpad doesn't seem to work; I tried all the links available in Google but nothing nothing seems to solve it. Some info below: cat /proc/bus/input/devices I: Bus=0019 Vendor=0000 Product=0001 ...
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Graphic card in slow mode?

When I plugin a second monitor, my games are running good. But without I can play those games only in a small window mode. I have a ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5650 with the open source driver and am using ...
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Problem configuring postfix

I have had postfix running on a gentoo server, but configuration files are very different on ubuntu, and I have two problems that don't seem related to me. If I sent mail (using Thunderbird) to ...
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Vim colorscheme with .ino files

On my Ubuntu 14.04 system, I'm working on an Arduino project and I'm using vim as the editor rather than Arduino's IDE. I'm currently using solarized colorscheme in vim. It seems like the color for ...
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Asks password when trying to install Boot-Repair

I'm trying to install Boot-Repair directly from Lubuntu, but after typing the line "sudo add-apt-repository ppa:yannubuntu/boot-repair" in the terminal (as suggested here: ...

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