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wifi driver not working

I recently installed ubuntu 14.04 and to getwifi, I had to activate my wifi driver. But the problem is that underneath the driver name, it's written that the driver is not working and sure enough, ...
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Tried Installing 12.04.5 LTS

Tried Installing 12.04.5 LTS, but after reboot I get the options to Intall, Try without Installing. I attempted boot-repair and no avail paste.ubuntu.com/12209015
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Web cam does not work on Ubuntu 15.04

I have problem with my web cam, it works in Cheese but in any other app, like skype, google+ or simple web cam tester - nope .
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HELP please I'm stuck and can really use some advice [on hold]

I'm working on a project and I need a sample ping and I need the coding to it, is there anyone who can help me? I would greatly appreciate it.
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How to get rid of the DNS Unlocker adware?

From this morning I'm witnessing unfamiliar ads apearing in different pages while using Firefox which they say "Ads by DNSUnlocker". I searched for it and it seems this is a known adware infecting ...
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HDMI display just stopped working

I am using Ubuntu (Kodibuntu actually, which is a flavor of Trusty) and I connected my display via HDMI. This has been working for years but today the display just stopped working. I can see the ...
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Location of grub on gpt partition

As far as i undersood the grub program is located fully in the efi partition if i have gpt partition scheme instead just as a link like it was in the older mbr. So now if i remove linux partition will ...
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System is loading about 10 min. What is comming on?

System loading take about 5-10min. Digging logs I saw: 355.672013] usb 1-2: new high-speed USB device number 20 using ehci-pci 356.012011] usb 1-2: new high-speed USB device number 21 using ...
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How to fix corrupted 14.04.03

I am not quite sure how this happened. To the best of my knowledge everything was fine, there was a routine update icon in unity, which was run. I began having firefox routinely freeze. I'd end up ...
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Installing Ubuntu 14.04 on virtualbox partition SCSI3(sda) format message

I dualbooted OS with windows as the main partition and linux as the "secondary partition", and a linux swap partition(7gb). However, when I am on the windows OS, I download virtualbox and an ubuntu ...
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Ubuntu installation and file sharing help [on hold]

Several questions. I am running Ubuntu from a Live CD. My other OS is WIN XP, but it is not operating correctly, so I want to transfer about 140 GB of music and files to my other computer. First, ...
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eclipse displays wrong errors

I am running eclipse Mars on a Ubuntu 15.04. I have a project imported into eclipse which requires the library boost and c++11. I added the library to the build includes and also added c++11 support ...
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Determine nameserver to use behind a proxy

I have access to internet only behind a proxy. apt-get works fine but when I do ping google.com I get ping: unknown host google.com. This is not the case when I do ping without a proxy. How can I ...
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FX-6300 detected as i686 - Kubuntu won't install

I'm trying to install in Virtual Box. This is my first try at Linux, so I just want to mess around a bit before I tackle grub, etc. I've got an AMD FX-6300 (x86-64) on a Gigabyte motherboard using a ...
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how make Apache access out the www directory

Hello i have make (store) directory in / path /etc /var /store <-----My directory . . and i mount hhd to /store mount /dev/sde /store i need my website php in /var/www/html/ can acess to ...
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Is it possible to turn off the mobile data programatically?

I would like to create an application to turn off the mobile data (cellular) so I'm wondering how can I do that. From terminal: I've tried nmcli but it doesn't go through due an apparmor policy. ...
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Can't boot into Ubuntu after dual booting Windows 10 with Ubuntu 14.04.3

First off, i'm new to ask Ubuntu, so i'n sorry if i'm not following some formatting rule or something. Okay, so i have a desktop pc with a 1 TB hdd with Windows 10, and I ordered a 160 GB hdd and ...
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keep track of multiple terminals from shell script

I am writing a quick start shell script to automatically set up my development environment for a current project. However, none of the commands in the shell script can be executed after my server ...
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1answer
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How can I synchronize my user settings between my desktop and my live USB?

I've got a persistent-storage live USB (with a separate casper-rw partition), with Xubuntu 14.04 on it. I've got the same OS on my desktop, and I'd like to be able to synchronize my settings between ...
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Text editor for translation of texts without Java?

Is there an editor, preferable with GTK support, no JAVA (OmegaT looks ugly, or am I wrong?), to translate texts like in Swordfish under linux? Or is there a simple editor solution, like a plugin for ...
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Ubuntu PC configuration [on hold]

I am planning a purchase of desktop components. I want them all to be compataible with Ubuntu (14.04 at the moment). I am not that good with hardware and i am not sure if all of the components will ...
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Server hangs on “Reaching Targeted Sound Card”

Running Ubuntu Server 15.04, and just after updating Plex, it hangs on this. It also said there was an update to do before I restarted. Is it safe to restart? And what could I do to fix this?. Thanks
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New rig z170, 15.04 - on board sound card not recognized

I bought a new rig which consists of an I5 skylake CPU, Asus Z170 mobo, and a radeon 390 GPU. Had some issues which by now are sorted, although I am left with the audio problem still, sound card is ...
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How to add user defined cloud-config preseed in MAAS

I would like to have a custom cloud-config ran upon deploy on all instances controlled and managed by MAAS. This seems like a pretty standard operation and doesn't seem to far from the beaten path; ...
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How to install a newer version of libav than what is in the repos

I'm currently running debian 7 wheezy, but the package management system is the same as ubuntu so I thought I'd ask here. I'm trying to install at least version 9.x of libav. The current version in ...
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How can Adobe Acrobat Reader be seriously installed in Ubuntu 15.04?

None of methods that are suggested here work on my laptop. Do you know another way to install it?
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How to fix broken `msgfmt` installation?

Several projects that I am trying to build from scratch appear to need msgfmt in order to build. They all fail. However, when I try to run it directly on the command line I get: $ msgfmt msgfmt: ...
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How to revert a dual boot (windows 8 & Ubuntu 15.04)

I want to reinstall ubuntu but with LTS so I can delete windows 8 and allocate my hard drive data to ubuntu
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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS VirtualBox Guest Runs Very Slow

I'm running an Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (32 bit) VirtualBox guest with >10GB storage and 2GB RAM on a Win7 (64-bit) laptop supporting VT-X. Like many others upgrading to 14.04 LTS noted here, Ubuntu runs ...
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Kubuntu 14.04 clock showing only UTC despite correct timezone

My panel clock is showing time in UTC. This is recent behavior, and I believe it is a recent regression, but I'm not 100% sure so I'm posing this as a question first. Here's a screenshot of the clock ...
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After Installing Ubuntu College LAN not working?

After installing Ubuntu college LAN is not working in Ubuntu but still working with windows 10. College LAN uses IEEE 802.1x authentication by username and password but not working on Ubuntu?
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How to swap Fn and Ctrl keys on a Dell?

I have a Compaq Presario CQ50, running Ubuntu Studio 14.04. I would like to swap the Control and Function keys. Lenovo ThinkPads allow this in their BIOS, there is also an option within the Ubuntu ...
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Ubuntu 15.04 won't suspend

i use ubuntu 15.04 on my laptop (ThinkPad t420s) and use Cinnamon desktop environment, my computer won't suspend when i press the button nor when i close the lid. In setting i have set it to suspend ...
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how can I Revert ubuntu dual boot with windows 8 and retrive lost documents

I wanted to dual boot Windows 8 with Ubuntu and I mistakenly chose the wrong partition. I have lost my files and everything on my computer including the Windows installation. Is it possible to revert ...
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How to install Windows(8.1/10) when Ubuntu 14.04 is installed?

I want to install windows operating system on my laptop (originally came with windows, but deleted it because Ubuntu is better for me, but now I have to use Windows, because of my studies). Few days ...
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Challenge-response local user login

Is it possible in Ubuntu, or in any Debian based distro, to use Digital Signatures with a Challenge-response setting for local user login(I don't mean ssh), instead of a password ? Storing the key on ...
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14.04 Freezes during startup

I have a Lenovo Ideapad Z710 running Ubuntu 14.04. It has an nvidia geforce gt 750M. I started having trouble when I tried to install CUDA and played around with the nvidia drivers. Now, whenever I ...
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matplotlib not working in Pycharm 4.5.3

I'm trying to run a simple code in Pycharm Community Edition 4.5.3 to display a graph with some points using matplotlib import matplotlib.pyplot as plt ...
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Mount CIF with permission for 2 users

I mount a drive with this command in fstab //analyticstest/datadrive cifs vers=2.1,credentials=/home/ccruzado/.smbcredentials 0 0 The problem is that I have 2 folder within the mounted unit to ...
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Dependancy problem with Owncloud installation

According to Seafile manual, I try a Owncloud installation on Ubuntu 14.04 with apt-get install update apt-get install owncloud I have a dependency problem and I'm jam. Reading package lists... ...
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`install-grub` claims that I have multiple partiton labels and that embedding is impossible

I am trying to get GRUB installed on my non-booting desktop computer, but I am encountering several errors. Other sources discussing these errors have ascribed them to either a lack of free disk space ...
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Need Chromebook flash player

It seems that the pepper flash that comes with Chrome on Linux does not allow for restricted DRM content to be streamed. All other OS's can, and do, use their specific versions just fine. Is there ...
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Screen items sizes

Recently my power supply went and after replacing it my icons and ribbons on the screen are now about 3/4 the size they were prior. Is there a way to fix them? I have tried just about everything I can ...
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MAAS Region and MAAS Cluster Master on the same machine

I have installed MAAS with Ubuntu 14 server and I am trying to set up the cluster master. When I make any change to the cluster master interface I get this error Error: Unable to connect to cluster ...
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ipaddress of ipv4/ipv6 address [on hold]

IM new to networking and would like to know the ipaddress of the given address :- c23385f4-80ab-4501-b123-d2b6ae9bb60d (I have changed the nos little bit) How will I know if this is a ipv4 or ipv6 ...
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1answer
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Wifi USB stick working but not displayed

I plugged a WiFi USB stick and I got instantaly access to Internet. Now I am curious to see the type of my uSB stick (USB 1.0, USB 2.0 or USB 3.0). But when I run ls /media/begueradj/ I do not see it ...
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Bootable Ubuntu on USB

I am looking to create a permanent copy of Ubuntu on a USB, not just a trial version. I have succesfully created a bootable version on USB (Ubuntu 14.04.3) and even managed to install packages etc. ...
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Kubuntu 15.04 DSL connection doesn't work

On different laptops the same problem. I can use pppoe connection only if I set it up through terminal. When I trying to use GUI way DSL connection doesn't work. On other distros it's ok.
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Restore login after modifying /etc/shadow permissions

I locked my screen for a moment and now I am unable to login back into my Ubuntu 14.04 machine, not even in a "Guest Session". After a moment of panic, I realized that I am the responsible, as I think ...
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Ask root password instead of user (sudo) password

The privilege to use a Ubuntu machine was given to me. Previously there was another user in the system. I logged in with the "anotheruser" account and created the password for the root account (sudo ...

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