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First time Ubuntu user, Firefox not working

I am brand new to Linux, but I got an old tablet pc and installed lubuntu on it. Everything seemed to go great but I cannot browse the Web with Firefox, it just says it can't find the server. The ...
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How to preserve highlighting and annotations created in Okular?

I have to read through various research papers and during the course I have to highlight and annotate. But if I rename the file later or change machine the highlights and annotations will be missing ...
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Running Ubuntu 14.04 on VirtualBox from Mac OS X; how to change resolution?

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 on VirtualBox from Mac OS X and am having no problems running it. I'm just wondering how to change the screen resolution so that the virtualized Ubuntu software fits my ...
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Disk Space full while doing apt-get operation on Ubuntu 14.04

Im Trying to install new software on my Ubuntu 14.04, which is running uname -r 3.13.0-45-generic There are old kernals installed on my machine dpkg --list | grep linux-image rc ...
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how to pipe to a kdialog textbox?

echo "hello" | kdialog --textbox - I was hopping that row should pipe the word hello over to kdialog, and by setting the file argument to -, it should have used the piped text as content. Is it ...
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Printer Color Management How do I calibrate my printer?

I currently have a dilemma. My computer prints fine on windows, but in linux the colors are too dark. I am relatively new to linux, and I can not for the life of me find out how to make my printer's ...
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How to cancel printing job in ubuntu 14.04 Gnom classic

i try to many time for cancel the printing in the ubuntu14.04 Gnome Classic view but i can not able to cancel the print job. Please give any guide line to cancel printing job cancellation option.
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A Strange Booting Problem

I wish to bring here a problem that has hit me straight out of the blue and seems mysterious to me. I have researched but haven't been able to find quite the same problem discussed here. I switched ...
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SSH - after login: wrong elf class

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04. When I login on a remote machine using SSH. The login works, but I can't execute any commands. I always receive this error mesesage: ssh: error while loading shared ...
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Pipelight Silverlight not working in Firefox

I installed pipelight and try to enable silverlight with sudo pipelight-plugin --enable silverlight And receive the message "Plugin silverlight5.1 is now enabled". But when I go to this page ...
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Installing Ununtu on Sony xperia Z ultra [duplicate]

My question is that Ubuntu Touch be available for Sony Xperia Z Ultra? if yes!so how can we installing ubuntu Touch in Sony Xperia Z ultra indian Brand C6802. Could you send me the Full method step ...
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How to automatically raise an application, started by a user defined shortcut

I created a keyboard shortcut, Ctrl+Alt+C, for gnome-calculator. This works fine, but if another application is currently running, the Calculator gets opened behind the other application. How to make ...
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cannot create a virtual machine in virt-manager

I got the following message when creating a virtual machine in virt-manager: Error launching manager: 'NoneType' object has no attribute 'get_default_storage_format' Traceback (most recent call ...
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Install problem for a first timer

I'm trying to install Ubuntu for the first time on my spare hard drive and I'm running into an error. I put the .iso on a USB using Universal USB Installer 1.9.6.1 and booted from the USB. When I try ...
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How to make the shell aware of the terminal profile

I am using gnome-terminal 3.6 on Ubuntu 14.04. I recently decided to try the Solarized color scheme. This involves making a few changes: Making a Gnome terminal profile with the Solarized ...
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Waiting for network configuration (on boot-up)

I've noticed lately on my new 14.04 Server that I get the following on boot-up: Waiting for network configuration followed by: Waiting up to 60 more seconds for network configuration and ...
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VirtualBox is complaining that the kernel module is not loaded error in ubuntu

I am trying to setup vagrant in my aws ubuntu-trusty-14.04-amd64-server i installed vagrant and virtualbox , now am trying the command vagrant up getting following error VirtualBox is ...
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Youtube videos of all the format doesnot play in Ubuntu 14.04 Firefox 40

Youtube videos of all the format doesn't play in Ubuntu 14.04 Firefox 40. Only 360p is playing. But all resolutions works fine in Chromium. But I want to use Firefox as default. Is it flash player ...
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Laptop not booting after installing Ubuntu 14.4.3

I installed Ubuntu 14.4.3 in my new Dell laptop to replace Windows 8. Everything was fine till completing installation and restart. After restart my laptop shows only BIOS screen. I am unable to boot ...
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Ceph cannot reformat because disk is mounted

I am using MaaS 1.8, trying to use the juju-deployer with juju-deployer -c config.yaml -d vivid-kilo -e envName Here is my config. http://pastebin.com/TsvdnSKA Here is the error output: ...
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Simple Scan not recognizing Canon LiDE 25

I do sane-find-scanner and get: found USB scanner (vendor=0x04a9 [Canon], product=0x2220 [CanoScan]) at libusb:002:002 # Your USB scanner was (probably) detected. It may or may not be supported by ...
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ubuntu 14.04 qdbus in terminal list more services than when I run it in cron

In xterm qdbus shows: ~/bin$ qdbus :1.0 com.ubuntu.Upstart :1.1 :1.10 org.freedesktop.ScreenSaver org.gnome.SettingsDaemon org.gnome.SettingsDaemon.Keyboard org.gnome.SettingsDaemon.Power ...
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Xorg won't start after an upgrade to 15.04

I have seemed to run into a dead end with this problem, so I'm seeking any help. I'll preface by stating I have been running 14.04 LTS on my HP Pavilion G6-1b70us for about a year without many ...
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Google Hangouts Video Playback Performance

I've been trying to use Google Hangouts for video chat on my Ubuntu machines but the performance has been atrocious. My laptop is a Galago UltraPro from System 76 with an i7 and 16gb of RAM. My ...
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Ubuntu Server LibreOffice Convert to txt Error

Running headless (only option since on server 14.04) trying to convert .doc files to .txt to be able to be ingested by php. Running the soffice --headless --convert-to txt test.doc produces a ...
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xfce visual feedback - mouse click bouncer

When you click on an icon in the starter or the Lubuntu-desktop menu bar there is no visual feedback like in kde or unity. How can I add such a feedback in xfce?
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Specific questions on folder sharing and NFS

Newbie here. Just installed Ubuntu on a Windows 7 machine as a dual boot. Now here is what I want to do! I download all my movies and save them to a secondary hard drive and share them to Kodi via ...
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Samba giving me problems after restart

I usually do not ask for much help as I google and research all my problems well. I am trying to share an internally attached hard drive through samba to access from (Android, Windows, and other Linux ...
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Copying text is mis aligned

I have a Ubuntu installed using a vagrant box. When I try to copy a text from another linux window or windows notepad, the text are all mis-aligned. dict1 = {'name':'tom' ,'age':20 ...
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Trying to run game Always Sometimes Monsters, unmet dependences

I have about 90 games on my system and they all run fine. Game Always Sometimes Monsters won't start. On Ubuntu 14.04 64 bit but I think I have the 32 bit libs (for Steam). Googling led me to ...
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How do I unfreeze my ssd?

I have a Patriot Torqx 2 32GB SSD internally installed along with my main hdd, which in the beginning worked, but now it seems to be frozen, when I am trying to do secure erasing. I belive it became ...
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Installing Aptama on Ubuntu

Any advice for installing Aptana on Ubuntu 14.04? http://www.aptana.com/index.html
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I used the terminal to change my password, but it's not applying the change

I changed my password using sudo passwd. It worked fine, with no errors, but my password hasn't been changed. I rebooted, but that didn't fix anything. What am I doing wrong?
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Multiple GCC version problem

I'm having a lot of problems with GCC. First, I tried to install an app (ginga) and I got a GCC depends issue. The depend is about have an gcc version, but the application needs other one. I installed ...
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I need libdb4.2 in Ubuntu 15.04

The bottom line is, I want to install qtstalker_0.32-1_i386, which is a very promising commodity and stock charting platform for linux on sourceforge.net. in the install it says libdb4.2 is missing ...
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Touchpad Ubuntu 14.04 starts working after a while

I have a dell inspiron 13-7352, with Synaptics Touchpad I guess. So when I turn on the computer the touchpad does not work. But it starts working after a while. What is more interesting is that when ...
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Black screen after booting Ubuntu on an Asus Zenbook Pro UX501

I have Ubuntu installed on an external hard drive. It was originally installed on my old laptop, but now I have a new one. When I try to boot on it, the computer seems to boot properly but there's no ...
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Can I get Ubuntu on a Samsung Galaxy Tab A T350?

I just got a Samsung Galaxy Tab A "SM-T350." I'd love to dual boot Android and Ubuntu touch. I found this site which states the tablets Ubuntu touch works with: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Touch/Devices ...
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Linksys Wireless-G USB Network Adapter WUSB54G ver 4 Can't Connect to WiFi

I'm a newbie to Xubuntu and am having trouble with getting my usb adapter to work properly. If anyone tell me how to do it step by step it would be greatly appreciated. I'm currently typing this ...
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Installing OpenStack with Landscape Autopilot fails to parse http

I'm trying to install OpenStack with Landscape using an Orange Box, and am following these instructions to set up landscape from here. I already have a MaaS environment running on the machine (it's an ...
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umake - PHPStorm : /home/username/.cache/dconf/user': Permission denied

I using Ubuntu-Make command line tool to install phpstorm IDE and got a couple of error. username@linux:~$ sudo umake ide phpstorm [sudo] password for username: Choose installation path: ...
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Encrypted partition disappeared. Remounting / recovering the data

I had an encrypted partition which I setup perhaps 3, maybe 4 years ago. I don't remember the details of how I set it up, so I'm not sure how to recover it. After a recent update (sometime in the ...
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remove amonetize.gen

Since resently i found to be infected with the amonetize adware / malware virus on my dualboot system. (ubuntu 15.04 and windows 8.1) i hardly use windows but i have a share download disk in the ...
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How can I change the indentation in Nautilus list view, tree mode?

In the current Nautilus version, the tree view has very little indentation between levels: Compare it with Mac OS X (Finder) list view, which IMHO has always had an excellent design: How can I ...
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Ubuntu 15.04 - Bluetooth Logitech Ultrathin Touch Mouse t630 - Extream Lag

My computer is the Dell Precision M3800 and I am dual booting a clean install of Ubuntu 15.04 64-bit and Windows 10. My mouse is the Logitech Ultrathin touch Mouse t630 connected via Bluetooth. Upon ...
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Downgrade kernel 3.19.0-26-generic to 3.13.0-62-generic

I need to downgrade kernel version in my Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS production server from 3.19.0-26-generic to 3.13.0-62-generic. How I can do it in safe way ? I only have console access. Thanks
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I installed Ubuntu 14.04 with MAAS

Everything seemed to go well, but when I try to commission a node the machines PXE boot to login and then shutdown. I have commissioned three. All have been allocated but they all boot to login ...
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lagging videos in graphic card of nvidia GeForce 9500 GT via os linux that based ubuntu [on hold]

I have graphic card of nvidia geforce 9500 GT but that I use this via opration system of linux mint mate version 17.2 of 32 bit, so via any Web browser from any web site to display videos. if i choose ...
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Installing Ubuntu on PowerPC iBook G4

I've got an iBook G4, and I'd like to install Ubuntu on it. Where do I need to download the correct version of Ubuntu? And once I have the ISO, how do I use it? I am new to this, so could someone ...
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FCITX pinyin input menu doesnt appear

I ham running fcitx in 15.04 XFCE Ubuntu (XUbuntu) and my fcitx daemon is working fine for both Chewing and Google Pinyin input, however the menu with pinyin entries never shows up when I type. So for ...

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