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Can't create a new menu with Alacarte

I can't create a new menu with Alacarte in Ubuntu 16.04. When I want to create a new menu, the Accept button is always disabled.
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How can I have Windows and Ubuntu on my computer? [duplicate]

I have Linux Mint on my computer and wondering how I can get Windows on here as well. I saw one saying to use Grub except I have no idea how to use it. Any ideas/suggestions?
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How do I get a folder size in nautilus to include hidden files (dotfiles)?

In Ubuntu (14.04) in the nautilus window (the file explorer) I can right-click on a folder and select Properties to see its size. However, this size does not include hidden files. (dotfiles) Is ...
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Apache2 LAN configuration not working

I'm trying to set up a virtualhost in Apache2 on my Ubuntu 14.04 headless server. I would like to view the new sites index page and the default apache index page from the browser on my iPad. The new ...
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How to download a magnet / get its URL

I use utorrent via Chrome, with localhost gui (http://localhost:8080/gui). How do I get magnets url? And how do I download them in a .torrent form so I will be able to download them with utorrent?
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Dual boot option menu

I installed Windows 7 and 64 bit Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on my PC and both worked very smoothly. Since I updated by ubuntu last month, the system starts directly to ubuntu OS. I can't see GRUB menu, which ...
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Boot Failure, ubuntu 16.04.1 LTS, HP Envy Notebook 15-ah100na, AMD A10 Radeon 6

intro: i am a linux (and ubuntu) newbie and i am having serious trouble getting ubuntu to run on my HP laptop, despite having apparently successfully installed alongside pre-installed windows 10... ...
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Problem with Coovachilli and Routing

I have network like this: My Net Diagram I wanna deploy captive portal on my private VLANs. The local ip address of Ubuntu server is 192.168.100.1 on eth1 and ip address of L3 switch gateway is ...
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Partition not showing after fresh installation

I have just install Ubuntu in my new works station and having issue with showing up all available partitions and mount it. As I am not well experienced with Ubuntu, I am unable to understand the ...
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how to remove pdf studio from ubuntu 14.04

Recently I installed PDF Studio 11, Trial(Evaluation) Version. As far as I remember, I downloaded it from their website, and the file "PDFStudio_v11_0_2_linux.sh" is at /home/.../Downloads. In ...
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Google Chrome and Firefox very slow

I have a problem since I moved on Gnome3.Google Chrome and Firefox runs slow on some sites,sometimes it won't load the page or page crashes! I have this problem only on Gnome3 and I don't want to ...
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Keyboard suddenly stopped working

I have a Dell laptop and Ubuntu 16.04 installed. I was using VLC and after some time I realised that my keyboard wasn't working for some reason. I tried : Install xkbset for managing keyboard options:...
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How to use Zeal, there is nothing on the left bar, also no options on the top on Ubuntu 16.04

I installed Zeal on my Ubuntu 16.04 by simple command line but it's not showing any menu or anything on left bar. I'm not able to figure what to do further.
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Ubuntu 16.04.1 Gnome 3 — Skype login issues

I recently installed Ubuntu 16.04.1 Gnome 3. I can't sign in on Skype.It says that It can't recognize my account info. I tried the same info on web and it works,but I can't even start Skype Beta for ...
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Installing Driver Patch

Following on from this page, I installed the firmware in what I assume is the correct way (moving dvb-demod-si2168-b40-01.fw to /lib/firmware/). And now I need to install the drivers, but I have no ...
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Apache virtual host, list multiple in one file

I have just come from fedora, and with apache virtual host i could list all of them in one file called httpd-vhosts.conf. using ubuntu 16.04 apache 2.4. i have set up my site but brakes apache if i do ...
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Ubuntu 16.04: External HD USB3 not recognized once formatted NTFS

I have a External HD with USB3 plug. I hooked it on my laptop running Ubuntu 16.04, formatted the HD with NTFS (slow formatting), copied files to it, then ejected it safely. Since then, when I re-plug ...
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WiFi not working after a recent update [duplicate]

I have an asus laptop and i'm runnning Ubuntu 15.10 alongside Windows 10 . A few days ago an update pop-ed up which required me to restart the system . After i restarted it my wifi was not working (it ...
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Continue to use Line Out audio port when headphones are plugged in (disable front panel jack detection)

When I plug my headphones in, I want to continue using the rear line out audio port for my speakers. Can I?
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Automount encrypted drive in fstab

I have a internal hard disk that I want to mount. Standard methods to mount it once (click on the access-your-private-data, run ecryptfs-mount-private) did not work, so I managed to mount it manually ...
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Lubuntu 16.04.1 - No Splash Screen on Boot but it displays on Shutdown

Just upgraded a 64-bit Lubuntu install to 16.04.1. Went well except I lost the splash screen on boot. Oddly, it displays briefly on shutdown. I enabled the plymouth:debug option in grub and ...
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No wifi and can't enter BIOS, nor bootable with any kind of USB after installing Ubuntu

Asus K401UB, Intel Core i5 6200U, nVidia 940M with Ubuntu 14.x.x was upgraded to 16.04. The screen lit up:- Ubuntu at your service! Issues include: Wifi does not work Unable to select / enter BIOS ...
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Disable out-of-the-box Fan Control in Ubuntu

I am having issues with the out-of-the-box Fan Control in Ubuntu. After about 2 minutes after booting up the laptop, the fans start spinning on full speed. I tried Debian too, but there this didn't ...
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Wired connection - recconecting

I'm using Ubuntu 16.04. To the internet I'm connected with adapter RJ45 => USB-C. Sometimes I just lose connection and it automatically reconnects me to the WiFi (if enabled). When I re-plug USB-C it ...
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Upgrading to a new graphics card, any tips?

I am willing to get a new graphics card - Nvidia GTX 950. I currently have the Nvidia GT 730. The last time I tried installing the new graphics card's drivers I had to reinstall Ubuntu from scratch. ...
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Bad Ubuntu fonts and display quality in Oracle virtualbox

I'm running windows 8.1 as the host OS and Ubuntu 16.04 as the virtual OS in the Oracle's virtualbox but it is showing poor quality of fonts and pictures in the full screen mode (guest additions is ...
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How do i seperate a scope javascript scope to multiple files

I`m developing a simple web search scope (since weridly enough I couldn't find one). anmd after creating the POC i noticed the the main javascript file is quite large and complicated... is there ...
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Node in MAAS FAILED_COMMISSIONING

I am trying to add a node to the maas cluster. Maas controller is able to wake the node and start commissioning. But it fails at the end and shows the error FAILED_COMMISSIONING. Here is the log from /...
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Xubuntu Whisker menu custom search action CIFS share - problem

I use whisker menu in Xubuntu 16.04 - I attempt to achieve something similar as in Windows for browsing Samba/CIFS shares in network - when typing \ in the searchbar I want to show the share. What I ...
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Anaconda python distribution SSL error on ubuntu 15.10

I installed 32 bit version of Anaconda python distribution on Ubuntu 15.10 But every time I try to use the command "conda update anaconda" or try to create a virtual environment, I am greeted with ...
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Can't boot from clean install

I've recently been having trouble booting my computer. I tried to re-install some NVIDIA drivers after an update broke CUDA and led to some poor video performance. However that led to some conflicts,...
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I can't run “make” command [on hold]

Error : a file named mypsfonts.sty is still missing ! where can I find it? How? I cant run "make" command because of it!
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Adding a different PATH [duplicate]

I'm in trouble adding a different PATH. When I add it like that : export PATH=$PATH:/opt/file/base/bin/linux-x86_64 It works fine for the current terminal. But when I close it and open again, it ...
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No Wi-Fi list on a wireless connection screen of Ubuntu installation

There is 2 options on this screen: "I don't want to connect to the Wi-Fi right now" and "connect to this network right now". In the second option there is just one line with the name of my Wi-Fi ...
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Sound is not working in Ubuntu 16.04

I am Using ubuntu 16.04 on ASUS X555L. sound was working correctly but instantly it just not working. I have try every possible solution given on internet but still blank . My sound setting does not ...
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How to fix “zsh compinit: insecure directories”?

When I run fakeroot in zsh it always gives me this warning: zsh compinit: insecure directories, run compaudit for list. Ignore insecure directories and continue [y] or abort compinit [n]? I can ...
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setup 730g dongle on Kubuntu 16.04

I have installed Kubuntu 16.04 64bit on: INTEL LGA775 motherboard with 3GHz CPU, 2GB 533 MHz DDR RAM. Installing software is smooth. I have installed 730G Lava Dongle. It shows as Bus 004 Device 003:...
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Ubuntu Server DC with Samba server 4.4.5 forwarder question

So I've decided to set up a DC via Samba 4 @ my 16.04 Ubuntu server . Question is - since my domain name is SAME as a hosted website domain name somwhere in the WWW (let's call it askubuntu.com) and ...
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Blank icons after upgrade to 16.04

I just upgraded 14.04 to 16.04 and I have a problem with some icons, they are blank. I tried unity tweak tool but it didn't solve my problem. Do you have an idea ? Blank icons:
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What is `tracker-miner` doing?

I recently upgraded to 16.04 from 14.04. Somehow, this is the first time I've ever even noticed tracker, though it seems complaints have been forthcoming for years now. Ever since the upgrade, a ...
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unknown filesystem Grub rescue>

Ok Now I'm into even bigger problem, I had w10 installed in my laptop dual booted with kali linux 2016.1 rolling. What I did is apt-get update && upgrade -y and started installing the packages....
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i18n.tr(variableAsString) does not change .pot file

I have the following construct: Label { text: i18n.tr(databaseDao.label) } databaseDao.label is a variable, that is read by a c++ part from the database. The problem is, i run the app, the ....
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Ethernet not detected

I have Lenovo Ideapad Y700. Even though i have connected my ethernet. In my network menu Wired connections does not appear. Also I have a dual boot.So whenever i switch from ubuntu to windows. even ...
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Purpose of email at the end of SSH public key

I was adding one of my public keys to the authorized_keys on one of my servers when I realized that at the end of my public SSH key there is my email: $ cat .ssh/id_rsa.pub ssh-rsa AAAA[...lots of ...
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Better alternative to TP Link TL-WN722n [on hold]

I was looking for a USB wifi device to create wifi access point. Now i am using TP Link TL-WN722n, it basically works ok, but it has limitations for number of connected devices - 7pcs. And sometimes ...
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Ideapad 100s - can I change the battery info?

The battery info on the lenovo ideapad 100s is seriously messed up. Upower returns this: upower -i $(upower -e) native-path: BMBT vendor: SUNWODA model: ...
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Installing Kubuntu 16.04 from USB finishes, but after reboot it stops at Busybox initramfs

I created a live USB stick with persistence. OS is Kubuntu 16.04 and the iso image was installed with UNetbootin. I tried installing from USB on my white label desktop (AMD CPU, MSI motherboard with ...
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Running Jab-Ref3.5.jar on Ubuntu 14.04

I downloaded JabRef-3.5.jar and I'm trying to execute it from the command line as follows: java -jar JabRef-3.5.jar Just as it says in this post. Unfortunately, it doesn't work. It says: Error: ...
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How to install kali linux 32 bit on 64 bit system? [on hold]

how to install kali-linux-2016.2-i386 on lenovo g50-80 i.e. 64 bit system.Guys can anyone help me ?
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airmon-ng can't find any interface

I am having a problem with nothing showing under Interface, Chipset and Driver when I enter airmon-ng command in the terminal. root@ubuntu:~# airmon-ng Interface Chipset Driver Instead of ...

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