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Cannot add keyboard layouts and get a blank dialog on Ubuntu 12.04

I'm a new user (Ubuntu 12.04 clean install) and now have some troubles with keyboard layouts. The real problem is that I have to use a few languages for typing and I'm not able to add them. I used ...
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Epiphany game does not run in a suitable window size?

This screenshot show the situation: As you see, I can't change window size to have a whole view of game! Is it a bug in game or it's related to Ubuntu or somthing else?
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Access Guest Ubuntu's Folder from Host Mac OS X?

Is it possible to access the folders inside my guest Ubuntu 14.04 from my host Mac OS X? I've found some articles stating that it's possible to do this kind of "reverse-sharing" for Windows host using ...
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Large Text button in Universal Access turns itself on after reboot - Ubuntu 14.04

I have just recently clean installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my XPS13-9333, everything seems to be working well apart from one thing that's bothering me. Appreciate if anyone can help. Text on the menu bar ...
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vsftpd installation not working as of 14.04

The process I have used for installing vsftpd since 12.04 no longer works. I get the error restart: Unknown instance when restarting the service. I believe this means the configuration is wrong, but I ...
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RSAT not Connecting When Trying to Administer Samba Domain on Ubuntu

I have created a domain server on Ubuntu using Samba. I have managed to connect to this domain using my windows 7 pro laptop. The guide I used to configure the samba domain on Ubuntu ...
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icaclient on Kubuntu 14.04 x64

Has anybody been able to install the icaclient on Ubuntu/Kubuntu x64 successfully? Please respond with steps. Greatly appreciated.
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is it possible to have an always visible menu bar for nautilus or restore the default full gear button menu, in 14.04

The general solution which involves uninstalling various appmenu packages does not work for nautilus, its menu bar is still missing. It does get a gear drop down menu button on the tool bar, but that ...
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start up in lubuntu 14.04

when i turn my laptop on it automatically says [Minimal BASH-like line editing is supported. For the first word, TAB lists possible command completions. Anywhere else TAB lists the possible ...
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Using cd command to navigate directories in Ubuntu which have special characters

When I want to navigate into directories having special characters in their names I get an error message. For example: aman@desktop:~/Aman$ cd !)e$!gn&(reate bash: !: event not found ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Freeze Constantly!

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 yesterday on my before using Win 8.1 Laptop using USB. I've installed drivers for Nvidia and other default programs like Chromium, Pidgin, New version of LibreOffice, Spotify ...
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USB Microsoft mouse doesn't work after upgrade to 14.04

I am using Lenovo X201 running with Ubuntu. After upgrade to 14.04 my Microsoft USB mouse does not work. :~$ lsusb | grep mouse Bus 002 Device 021: ID 045e:00cb Microsoft Corp. Basic Optical Mouse ...
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Is there a way to switch users from the new lock screen?

I upgraded to 14.04 from 13.10 and I'm having a couple issues with the lock behavior (ctrl+alt+l). In 13.10 the monitor would go into power save and then when the screen turned back on I was able to ...
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14.04 Parallels and VirtualBox Resolution Issues

I recently installed Ubuntu 14.04 on Parallels and VirtualBox. Been trying multiple methods to fixing the resolution with no luck. I am running both these VM's on my mid-2013 MBPr: Intel Iris: ...
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GitHub for Windows, but for Ubuntu [on hold]

Is there a version of Github for Windows or Github for Mac that is meant for Ubuntu/Linux?
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Ubuntu 14.04 unlock from launcher not working

I installed Trusty a few days ago and have had no issues until today. I want to remove a couple of items from the launcher but right click "Unlock from Launcher" does nothing. Also found that ...
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Poor battery life UX32VD Ubuntu 14.04 with optimus 4000/620m

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 ux32vd laptop and am getting only 2 hours of battery life where as on my windows partition I get 6. I'm using a zenbook ux32vd with Intel 4000/nvidia 620m. I have the ...
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terminal lockup

my terminal looks ok, takes the first line of text but will not except any text after the enter key is pressed, it asks for password but, the prompt remains static as I try to input my password and ...
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Accidentally removed windows when dual booting

I am not sure if this question is appropriate to be posted here but I have really no idea and I really need to fix this problem ASAP and I am so frustrated right now. I was dual booting windows 8.1 ...
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“Error opening Kamailio's FIFO /tmp/kamailio_fifo”

I installed the Kamailio SIP-Server (formerly openSER) according to this Tutorial: http://kb.asipto.com/kamailio:skype-like-service-in-less-than-one-hour However, when I want to control kamailio with ...
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How can I get involved in the Ubuntu Ayatana team? [on hold]

How can I get involved in Ubuntu UX team? I think that Ubuntu is the most one of the Linux Distros in the world. Especially, I am interested in Mir, Unity project to make Ubuntu UX. I am not ...
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Removed current running linux-image

I had the problem of a full /boot. So i decided to remove old linux-images. However in the process I accidentally removed the current in-use image. Which would be linux-image-3.2.0-53-generic on ...
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Out of Topic, but please read first [migrated]

Okay, So I am new to askubuntu and LINUX! I am 14 years old, many times I don't understand a thing, I search it on google but when I don't Comprehand the answer, So I ask it here, but many people rate ...
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Ubuntu|Windows Dual boot on I3 powered Tablet?

After I started using Ubuntu on my laptop some Month ago, I'd love to use it on my tabled too. However, because of different reasons, I can't just trash the windows on my Tablet. So my question is: is ...
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udev rule not working

I cannot figure out why this rule wont fire: ACTION=="add", KERNEL=="sdb", SUBSYSTEMS=="scsi", ATTRS{model}=="Elements 1048*", RUN+="/usr/bin/mysync.sh" here is the additional info looking at ...
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XBMCbuntu where to put OS? [on hold]

I'm just about to install xbmcbuntu and my set up is a micro server with one 250gb drive and 2 3tb drives which I plan to raid, should I install the OS on the 250gb drive or one of the 3tb drives I ...
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What do when asked to choose a launch application please? [duplicate]

Normally I use the Ubuntu Software Centre link from the Unity, or Dash to find the software I want - since the installation is practically automatic. But I occasionally search for it on Google. The ...
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Screen gamma problems

How can I restore the defaults?
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Is it posible to upgrade to Ubuntu 14.04 from Ubuntu 10.04?

I have 2 PCs (works as a LAMP servers) with 10.04.4 LTS 12.04.2 LTS And I want to upgrade to the last LTS (14.04). I don't want to lose my data (unfortunately I don't have space to copy the ...
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LibreOffice Base not opening in 14.04

Just tried to open up Base Database under LibreOffice suite by to my surprise nothing happens. All the other programs (Writer, Calc, Impress, Math) open and work accordingly. How can I rectify this ...
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Hi Everyone… I have a question.. need orientation [duplicate]

I have an old IBM computer which is absolutly crappy... with no more than special feelings for it. I randomly use it for streaming some music online... so its not really gonna do any sofisticated ...
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Can't get into recovery mode using Shift Key… alternatives?

Ubuntu 13.04 via Parallels 9. Fresh install yesterday. This morning Ubuntu tried auto-update and now GNOME won't work... black screen... but if you blindly click around and find the terminal, it ...
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losing traffic through linux server

I am running Ubuntu 12.04.4 server and trying to use it as internet server. unfortunately i keep losing wesites to view through my server , but when i connect directly to my ADSL modem , there is no ...
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14.04 and ATI HD 4890

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS with fglrx 8.960. I've locked this version because updates won't enable 3D acceleration, i.e. unity would switch to 2D mode and my steam games won't launch. AFAIK, AMD has ...
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dpkg doesn't function properly after upgrading an AWS EC2 to 14.04

After running do-release-upgrade -d on our staging EC2 instance, I've encountered a problem with dpkg. My original problem was that mkvirtualenv command was failing with the following error: Unknown ...
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I need downgrade from Subversion 1.8 to subversion 1.7

I've upgraded system from 13.10 to 14.04 LTS Now I need downgrade from Subversion 1.8 to Subversion 1.7, because formats 1.7 vs 1.8 are different and I can not access to svn repo of my team. I've ...
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enable wireless wg511 card dell 8200 in ubuntu 14.04

how to enable net gear? 54mbps, wg511 v2 wireless card. Ubuntu 14.04 not installing tried rebooting updated with wired connection, and updated again. still nothing.
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Any Patches Available for Ubuntu 14.04?

I have tested Ubuntu 14.04 and Xubuntu 14.04 and in both cases I had issues with installing the latest nvidia driver from nvidia.com and also with being able to perform a scheduled shutdown using a ...
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Connect to sftp/ssh via nautilus during a VNC session

Im having an issues where I cannot connect to an sftp/ssh server via nautilus/files during a VNC session. When I am standing at the terminal it works just fine! But over VNC I get an error stating ...
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Xorg Random Crashes on 14.04 on ATI Radeon (post-fglrx trauma)

I have a computer ATI Radeon card and I am running Ubuntu (14.04) on it. And I know you can read the rest of the story... I tried to install "fglrx" drivers in vain, and then uninstalled them. I did ...
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Ubuntu Trusty Tahr runs slowly in Virtualbox, with 3D enabled

I installed the latest Ubuntu in the latest Virtualbox. It is slow: frames are visible in animations and the mouse flickers. This question is different from many others on the net that suggest ...
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Global Keyboard Shortcuts Broken in 14.04

I've just upgraded my distribution from 13.10 to 14.04, which seems to have broken global keyboard shortcuts. They are still present in the "Keyboard settings" as before. Although media keys are ...
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Newbe: Dont understand description how to sync firefox

want to sync firefox on two computers, both with identical ubuntu firefox. The official descrption is confusing me. I never know, which one is the "other" computer. Where can I find a step by step ...
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Disable Quickboot? Dual Boot 14.01 with Win8 on Dell Inspirion Laptop

I have an new Dell Inspiron 7000 Laptop with an existing version of Win8 installed. Am trying to install 14.04 on it maintaining the current installation of Win8 as a dual boot. The Ubuntu UEFI wiki ...
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Can't connect to 802.11x EAP network in recent Ubuntu versions

In my college there's an 802.11x WiFi network using PEAP setup. In Ubuntu 12.10 and older, I can sucessfully connect to it, but in Ubuntu 13.04, 13.10 and 14.04, it keeps asking for password and never ...
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Missing: “/usr/include/python3.3m/Python.h”

I recently moved to ubuntu 14.04. I can't compile blender afterwards. It says the error message below CMake Error at CMakeLists.txt:2220 (message): Missing: "/usr/include/python3.3m/Python.h", ...
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How can I have flash newer than 11.2 on my Ubuntu 14.04?

A site with online games ask at least 11.8 and I don't know how can I update to this version. Could anybody help me? I need a solution working for Firefox.
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VPN connection EAP auth error

I am having issues to configure my connection. I have found several tips on setting up 'refuse-eap'. This is my log: $ sudo pon myvpn nodetach Using ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 git install problem [duplicate]

after sudo apt-get install git: Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you have requested an impossible situation or if you are using the unstable distribution that some required ...
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Mouse not working after installing 14.04 LTS 64bit

After new install Ubuntu 14.04 after login screen mouse becomes disabled. Mouse worked just fine up until after login screen. How can mouse issue be corrected?

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