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Windows shared HP DJ 4180 installed OK but will not print

I can install a windows shared HP DJ printer all OK. On Unbutu the print process seems to go all OK and sends to the windows printer. The printer starts (making some I'm about to print noises) but ...
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failsafe-failure after installing AMD fglrx driver in Ubuntu 14.04

after trying every option I can think of (and from the Web), I am forcefully have to ask here :) So first of all my gear: A Dell e6540 laptop Intel Haswell 4800MQ; lspci: 00:02.0 VGA compatible ...
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Cannot type full pinyin character for Chinese for PinYIn input method in 14.04

I am trying to input Chinese by PinYin method. However, when I tried to type 'deng' pinyin. It only allows me to type 'de' and then will saparate my input to de neng and another [deng] besides. What I ...
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Installing Ubuntu on Dell Inspiron 15 3521 [on hold]

I purchased a Dell In 15 3521, and i am trying to install Ubuntu. but it was not installing Could you tell me what i have to do?
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unable to dual boot ubuntu 14.04 with windows 7

I am unable to dual boot Ubuntu with windows 7. During installation every time d i select dual boot with windows option, my computer restarts. What to do? How to dual boot install.
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Ubuntu 14.04 Can't change desktop background and no files are visible on the desktop

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 64bit: I can't change the desktop background from the native settings or using any "tweak-tools" I can find. And for some reason, I can right click on the files that should ...
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Firefox flickering issue

I'm running Xubuntu 14.04 The image below shows the problem with the new animated homepage. I got the same kind of problems with some some videos that don't come from youtube. It seems like there ...
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downloading software problem [duplicate]

I'm new to ubuntu and don't understand why I keep getting a message "an error occurred while loading the archive" every time I try to install downloaded software? I can't seem to install anything.
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Ubunutu 14, 32bit getting “Kernel panic - not syncing” when trying to install on VMware player

I am tryint to install ubuntu on my work computer, first i had to active VT in bios and now i get this and cant fix it. The computer uses i3-4130 CPU with 8gb ram brand new I already tryed setting ...
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Dual boot Ubuntu 14.04 LTS unable to connect to the wired internet

Recently, I installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS alongside Windows 7 Professional. Although, I can access the wired internet from Windows, but can't from Ubuntu. It appears that Ubuntu detects the wired ...
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Touchpad and wireless network connection

Sir i have purchased a laptop Dell Inspiron 14 3000 series. and install ubuntu 12.04 on it. After installation the Touchpad input device is not working. I have tried to connect to wireless network of ...
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not able to install software-center [on hold]

$ apt-get install software-center Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you have ...
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Apps in Ubuntu Desktop are using different decoration themes

I'm using ubuntu desktop and some apps (nautilus, terminal, ubuntu settings) have the default ubuntu decoration (menu bar in upper bar, colors black, beautiful menus) but others are not integrated ...
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Ubuntu for Windows

My son had UBUNTU on his laptop. He now needs Windows also, so we had to uninstall Ubuntu. The HDD was formated. He needs to install both win and ubuntu, but now laptop (Toshiba Stellite) cannot ...
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How Do I Install Ubuntu 14.01 With Self Installed Windows 8?

I'm really screwed. I'm trying to hit the job from 2 hours myself but can't figure out what's wrong. Followed youtube, askubuntu as well, but no luck. First of all, what I'm trying to do is: I want ...
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Brother DCP-195C scanner suddenly not recognized anymore

somewhen in the last few weeks, an updates seems to have made my Brother DCP-195C unusable under Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. USB-Connection is given and the printer does work, but the scanner programs either do ...
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Contrary to other posts, Latest Chrome *REALLY DOES* have a problem with U1404.Refresh 1

BTW I have perused the other posts - they do not address the problem. Here is a complete log. About 1 month ago, so mid-Sept: Re-installed U1404, this time with the new Refresh-1. All on-the-fly ...
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modifying kernel 12.04 pandaboard

Unsuccesfully trying to modify kernel on ubuntu 12.04 pandaboard. Are there somewhere functional instructions for modifying & building & instaling kernel? I am trying to generate ´spidev´ to ...
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nvidia drivers problem - black screen

I have two video cards on my laptop - intel and nvidia GeForce 710m. I found a tutorial somewhere online and managed to install bumblebee and everything worked perfectly. I could switch between my two ...
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Touchpad right button doesn't work (Ubuntu + GNOME)

So, I'm somewhat new to Ubuntu and Linux in general. After using Ubuntu for a few months, I decided to try Fedora. I was impressed by the look of the desktop environment, I decided to just install ...
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all command in jdk/bin can not execute

for example i type jmap in terminal, it will show: The program 'jmap' can be found in the following packages: * openjdk-6-jdk * openjdk-7-jdk Try: apt-get install <selected package> ...
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Error when using Resynthesizer plugin in Gimp 2.8.10

I'm trying to make Resynthesizer plug-in work in Gimp 2.8.10 under Ubuntu 14.04 TLS but I get this error: Traceback (most recent call last): File "/usr/lib/gimp/2.0/python/gimpfu.py", line 699, in ...
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Problem in installing LEX packages [duplicate]

I am trying to run "lex" program in ubunu13.04 on vmware but i tells package not installed when i try to give "sudo apt-get update" it does not updates fully please help me installing.
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Routing traffic to certain IPs over wlan0

How can I route traffic to certain IPs over wlan0? I have an ethernet (eth0) and a WLAN (wlan0) card in my computer. I want all traffic but the traffic to certain IPs to go through eth0. For a list ...
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How to install the most recent numpy, scipy and scikit on ubuntu?

I need to install numpy 1.9 ('cause some methods are available in this version, not in the previous) which isn't the numpy package proposed yet today (apt-get returns 1.8). How to install the latest ...
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upgrade from Kubuntu 14.04 to 14.10 failed. Please help fix

So I figured since the final was 2 days away I would do the upgrade now. Did the same thing from 13.10 to 14.04 and no major issues other than to reinstall Nvidia driver. This time a bunch of things ...
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Custom keyboard shortcut to lauch a terminal and run a command without exit in the end [duplicate]

I want to create a shortcut to run a command with keyboard shortcut But when I press "alt+ctrl+a" terminal open and immediately close. Please help me to edit below command for prevent from close ...
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Watching a DVD 14.04.1 Thinkpad T410

OK so I have the 'restricted extras' installed and have run the following: sudo apt-get install libdvdread4 sudo /usr/share/doc/libdvdread4/install-css.sh Still can't view a region 2 DVD in VLC ...
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VirtualBox isn't enabling video acceleration

I'm using ubuntu 14.04 In virtual box I enable 2d and 3d acceleration as well as CPU acceleration. I did it after installation but I don't believe it would matter. I installed windows 7 and did the ...
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SSH - buffer_get_ret: trying to get more bytes 4 than in buffer 0

I am trying to make a tunnel. When I run command ssh [user]@[host] -p [port] -L [localport]:[ip]:[port2] -N -vv -y -i /home/glab/.ssh/id_rsa the tunnel starts. Bu the problem is that it after ...
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Google domains are loading very slowly on occasion

I'm running Xubuntu 14.04, and in the past few weeks google domains have become unbearably slow to access on occasion. Even when I'm not on a google site (gmail, youtube, google search), I'll still ...
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Google chrome strange behavior after gnome3 restart or connect/disconnect second monitor

I've been searching the solution of this annoying problem few months. Here is the case: When I have 'fresh' started gnome3 environment everything looks good, chrome icon looks ok ( I mean not like low ...
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Surface Pro issues with 14.04

I've got 14.04 installed on my SP1. I've updated to kernel version 3.17.1 from http://kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v3.17.1-utopic/ and most everything works. But I have a few problems... ...
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Opened 3 terminal windows but cannot select it [on hold]

I'm Ubuntu newbie:) I have 3 terminal windows opened (When I click on terminal icon on the left, they are displayed). But I cannot open 2 of them. Then I select them nothing happens. How to reopen ...
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Update doesn't work in Terminal

When I write sudo apt-get update in Terminal ( Ubuntu 14.04 ), the end of results are these : Ign http://us.archive.ubuntu.com precise/main Translation-en_US Ign http://us.archive.ubuntu.com ...
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no wireless connection on ubuntu 14.04 of my ASUS laptop

Here are the information about wireless on my laptop. Thanks in advance. #### wireless info START Report from: 21 Oct 2014 15:20 WST +0800 Booted last: 21 Oct 2014 15:01 WST +0800 Script from: 20 ...
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Installing Ubuntu OS in ZenFone [duplicate]

I'm planning to install ubuntu mobile os in my Smart Phone. I don't know whether it will work out or not, let me think about to make a try. My mobile configuration Chipset - Intel Atom Z2560 CPU - ...
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How to mount USB drivers for SAMSUNG S ADVANCE phone in ubuntu?

How to mount USB drivers for my SAMSUNG S ADVANCE phone in ubuntu 12.04 ? Ubuntu is detecting the phone.Its charging only but when I open the USB folder I can't read anything from or to the ...
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how to sent mail from my Ubuntu server

I am a beginner in mail server. I want to set up my own mail server so that I can send mail from my server to anyone. I have also installed postfix. How do I set this up? What do I need? How do I ...
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Evolutiom Mail and Calendar Authentication Error

I am having a problem in adding my gmail id in Evolution Mail and Calendar. There is always this authentication error message. What are the possible reasons for this error and your suggestions are ...
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No 100% Memory Usage

I've 4 GiB RAM, and System Monitor shows 3.8 GiB. I think 200 MiB is for GPU. But I've never seen Memory usage more than 3.0 GiB. If memory usage is close to 3 GiB, it uses Swap, and when it reaches ...
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Run winword.exe

I have dual boot with windows 7 and Ubuntu 14.04. And I want to run the microsoft word (which is installed on windows, not on ubuntu) from Ubuntu using wine, but I get "IOPL not enabled" error. I've ...
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Directing precise to trusty repository

I have an installation of Ubuntu 12.04. I want to explore the possibility of installing trusty packages on it by replacing the repository list in /etc/apt/sources.list to 14.04 repositories. I know it ...
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network error: connection refused after killing one process I guess

I started ssh tunnel process with supervisor. Then I wanted to find out which is that process and to kill it. Did not know how to identify so killed one by one to find out does my tunnel still work. ...
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I just downloaded Ubuntu and lost windows 8 [duplicate]

I installed Ubuntu latest version and it works but lost my Windows. When I was doing installation from USB boot. I chose the first choice of the installation because there was no other operating ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 recognize my Thunderbolt Ethernet only in start up

Ubuntu 14.04 recognize my Thunderbolt Ethernet only in start up and when Ethernet disconnect or unplug Thunderbolt Ethernet, i can not connect to Ethernet network any more and i have to restart. how ...
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Intel graphics speed regression 14.04 → 14.10 [on hold]

After upgrading from 14.04 to pre-14.10 (a day ago) I see quite a few places with graphics working much slower than it was: Unity overlays take ~2 sec to appear, visibly redrawing itself at various ...
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Running Questasim in Ubuntu

I tried to install Questasim 10.2 in Ubuntu 14.4 32 bit.Everything was ok.But when I tried to run the Questasim it is showing an error bash: ./vsim: cannot execute binary file: Exec format error ...
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Why can't I start a VNC session using the randr flag?

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 (I think it's desktop...) and can successfully run vncserver (which ultimately links to /usr/bin/vnc4server) and connect with my client, and I can also add the -geometry flag ...
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Conky Shows Multiple Widgets

So I'm at a loss. I installed conky 100% correctly but when I start it there is some unknown widget that shows up behind my selected widget. There is no other widget installed in the conky directory ...

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