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Desktop Icons not showing on desktop

Just installed Ubuntu 14 and I'm brand new to it. I have programs that are installed I see when I search but do not show in the dock to the left or on the desktop. How do I add desktop icons? I tried ...
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Eclipse Equinox ClassCastException when starting

I've googled around for about 2 hours now, and can't find a single other person with this issue. It seems to happen whenever I start Eclipse, and it makes the IDE completely unusable. I've tried ...
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Setting up postfix

I am trying to setup mail server on my Amazon EC2 following this guide. But when I came by step 12, I ran into a problem, that it does not seems to have 250-mail.domain.com in the ehlo-result? Which ...
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Grub doesn't appear Ubuntu 14.04

I have a problem when I start my computer. The problem is that when I start the computer, grub doesn't appear but it is installed. Firstly, I installed Ubuntu instead of Fedora 21 (I had Windows 8.1 ...
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USB devices showing a read only

I have an 8gb FAT32 USB stick and a 500gb FAT32 HDD; both of these have suddenly become read only devices. I've tried deleting the directory inside /media and then creating it again, naming it, ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Doesn't refelct actual parition size

As you can see in the picture, my recently changed partitions (to free up more space) do not change in Ubuntu. This is in Ubuntu 14.04. This is in a VirtualBox Virtual Machine
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Route subnet requests from wlan0 to eth0 on Ubuntu 14.04

My raspberry pi is connected via Ethernet to my Ubuntu 14.04 machine (192.168.1.0/24 on eth0). This machine is connected to the Internet through a Fritz Box WLAN Router (192.168.0.0/24 on wlan0). The ...
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Remove GRUB Bootloader from Mac Yosemite

I've seen the posts here: Remove Grub Loader from Mac - USB Thumbdrive installation and here: http://hints.macworld.com/article.php?story=20091111185717745 but I've got Yosemite, and in Disk ...
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SystemBack - Are frequent Updates Normal?

I have SystemBack ver. 1.1.3.110 (etc) installed on my PC, running Ubuntu 14.04. I've noticed that almost every time there are updates for my OS and programs, there is an update for SystemBack. It ...
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Does Ubuntu with Linux 3.5 having TX RX ring buffers or BQL

My uname -a command outputs: Linux Davinci001 3.5.0-23-generic #35~precise1-Ubuntu SMP Fri Jan 25 17:13:26 UTC 2013 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux So, does NICs with Ubuntu machine is working ...
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My system cant access hard drive HP

I have an HP Pavilion that was running windows 8. I tried to turn it on one day and it wouldnt load windows. The system cant even see my hard drive for Windows recovery. I know nothing about ubuntu ...
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530 Login incorrect vsftpd

I receive this error from yesterday when I installed and removed EHCP, it has changed all my configuration files for example Apache, vsftpd and others... I resolved other problems but I can't resolve ...
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Acer Aspire 5253 crashes when connecting external display

I have recently installed ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS on my step-brother's acer aspire 5253 and when i connect this external display the screen becomes "glitchy" and the computer stops responding. When I ...
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Ubuntu File Sharing via Samba: cannot add files to share folder: claims permission denied. Any suggestions?

I am a newbie to Ubuntu. Apologies if this has been asked before: I did try to do some research, and between many websites and trying to find it on here, I haven't had much luck. I'm sorry if I ...
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Install Ceton InfiTV Drivers in ubuntu

I am trying to install drivers for a TV Tuner device wil 6 tuners. I've downloaded the drivers from here The README file is below but I really have no idea what I'm being told to do. Please take ...
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My computer doesn't show icons

I was experimenting with my computer, one with the Ubuntu 14.04 and i accidentally erase some very important library tampering with synaptics. What i was trying to do, if you ask was just eliminate ...
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adding windows 8 entry in grub

i have windows 8 in my hard disk and i installed Kali on a pen drive disk(not live). after installing i could not boot into windows i un-installed Kali but grub is still my boot loader and it does not ...
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how do you update flash

Is there a simple way to update flash? firefox reports it is out of date and not safe.
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New Ubuntu 14.04 install - can't connect to wifi

There are dozens of wifi problem here on askubuntu; I've tried the answers to several of them and nothing worked. The symptom is that my Wifi network does appear in the network menu, but when I try ...
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Custom thumnailers not working in trusty

For some reason, dconf editor is no longer able to customise thumnailers as explained here. I want to exclude pdfs and plain text thumbnails. I add ['application/pdf','text/plain'] to org > gnome ...
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Cannot wake up from hibernate 14.04

I've brought a new laptop(Lenovo Thinkpad Edge e440). My laptop doesn't want to wake up from hibernation (i'm pressing any key or power button, but there's no reaction from PC) . Where's problem ? ...
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How do I install GNOME CD Master?

I used to use GNOME CD Master on 10.04 to split live audio tracks using 'track markers'. It did not split the main file, it could simply burn one long audio file as multiple tracks. It was a very ...
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Black screen even with live CD [on hold]

I'm a little baffled here. All of a sudden, my elementary OS laptop went totally black. I see the EFI boot manager, so I know the display is working. However, when it boots it just goes black. I've ...
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GTX 760 software help needed for this nube

I have Ubuntu 14.10 desktop and a ASUS geforce gtx 760 graphics card. I got the drivers to install just fine (with lots of reading). Now I need the software to go with it. I have the disk with the ...
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Getting rid of low disk space message in Ubuntu

the df commands shows the following Filesystem 1K-blocks Used Available Use% Mounted on /dev/sda10 6732784 6188352 179376 98% / none 4 0 4 0% ...
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Title bar disappears when unity tweak tool is enabled

I have recently upgraded my laptop to ubuntu 14.04. For few days everything went fine. I enjoyed Unity Tweak Tool. But recently, after I installed system updates and restarted my laptop, the tweaks ...
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Tiptoi - Update the firmware?

Tiptoi Ravensburger game: How to update the firmware?
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What is the default password ubuntu live cd 14.04.1?

Just went to get cup of coffee and bam! my live ubuntu live cd asking for password to unlock the screen. any help?
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Whenever I open my home (~) folder with nautilus, there is an endless loading

Ubuntu 14.04. Kernel 3.13.1-031301-generic. If I change to another folder the endless loading (*) from hard drive stops. I don't have much in that folder. Any idea what might cause that, or how I ...
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How to configure UPC with USB connection

I was unable to setup nut on a server for the UPS Eaton 5E with USB connection. All results what did I get was that driver is not running and UPS is not recognized. What kind of driver is suitable for ...
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Unable to login Ubuntu 14.10 fresh install over 14.04

I had installed 14.10 afresh over existing 14.04. I had formatted the / partition but left the /home unformatted as I always do. Now, I am not able to login to my PC after the initial reboot after ...
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help with uninstalling ubuntu 14.04 and reinstalling 12.04.03 lts

okay so i installed ubuntu 14.04 way back but wanted to uninstall it because battery drains very quickly.so i decided to reinstall the old 12.04.03 lts.so i formatted the the drive on which ubuntu was ...
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MySQL leaves empty logs?

I've been using MySQL to hold a database catalog of my music for another service I'm running on the server. I believe I set it up correctly, however, my logs /var/log directory gets filled with empty ...
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Error connecting Qt Cretaor to Raspberry Pi using ssh

I have generated a image for the raspberry pi board using buildroot 2014.11, but while connecting Qt Creator via ssh to raspberry pi board it shows the following error. Connecting to host… SSH ...
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Thinkpad yoga S1 freezes after suspend

I have a thinkpad yoga s1 with i7 cpu, hd4400 graphic card and Ubuntu 14.04.01 installed. It freezes frequently when wakes up from suspend. By the way, ubuntu doesn't recognize hd4400's driver so I ...
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Apache2 crashing: unable to allocate shared memory

I am running a Ubuntu 14.04 server as a virtual machine and after a fresh reinstall of apache2 it is not starting anymore. /apache2/error.log says: Unable to allocate shared memory segment of ...
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Upgrade from 12.04.05 to 14.04 (LTS) via terminal doesn't allow me to log in

I am a newbie user regarding Linux OS so please forgive me if I cannot explain some things correctly. I will try though to explain you in details what I tried to do and and what was the result. By ...
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rsyslogd using 100% cpu on ubuntu 14.04

On my ubuntu 14.04 rsyslogd is using 100% of my CPU (both cores). Even after some google searching I were not able to figure out why rsyslogd is using all of the cpu capacity all the time. The ...
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How to set brightness level even lower than default minimum?

I am an ex-Windows user, I noticed that minimum level of screen brightness on ubuntu is way brighter than minimum level on windows when I was using it on the same hardware. I was wondering if I can ...
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bash script: netcat output not occur and not identified

I want to create partition image of a rooted Android Smart Phone. In a terminal I can do it as below. Session 0: adb forward tcp:31337 tcp:31337 Session 1: adb shell su :/# dd if= bs=4096 | nc -l ...
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Tiptoi Ravensburger - How to add new audio files?

Tiptoi Ravensburger learning game: How can I add new audio files in Ubuntu Linux?
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cannot install php5-mysql

I have ubuntu 32bit server (14.04), running php5, I am trying to install php5-mysql but I get a dependancy error. How can i fix this? ~$ sudo apt-get install php5-mysql Reading package lists... Done ...
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How to rotate a specific window in 90ْ ​​?

Is there a way to rotate a specific window and not the whole screen?
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Disabling IRQ #11

I am kind of a noob with linux. I know simple commands like sudo apt-get and things like that. But I have been having problems with my computer. a lot of times I will start my computer and it will ...
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How do I fix this hard drive?

I recently bought a 2TB WD Black hard drive and installed it in an enclosure to use as media storage for my Micca Spect media player. The installation went well and I booted into Ubuntu (14.04 LTS ...
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Web server Best Practice [on hold]

Greeting linux gurus I have a new ubuntu server setup with lamp for home use. I also have a block of public ip's from my isp. xxx.xxx.xxx.136 through xxx.xxx.xxx.143. I have 2 TLD domains registered ...
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Ubuntu for Docker Containers

Is Ubuntu a suitable distro for using inside a Docker container? If so how does the Ubuntu installed by docker pull ubuntu differ from Ubuntu 14.04?
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How can I use Dropbox as a backup without syncing the backup to my harddrive?

I use Ubuntu 12.04 64 bit. I read this link: "How can I use DropBox as a simple backup?" which suggests to backup using deja-dup to the Dropbox folder. However, if I would do this, the backups will ...
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error while browse phone using Bluetooth

i recently installed Ubuntu 14.04 and connect my Nokia phone from "Bluetooth Menu -> Setup new device". when i click on "Browse files" a new window popup and show my phone contents but i can't copy ...
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Libdvdread4 not available from videolan?

Trying to play get DVD functionality working on my fresh 14.04 install. I found and installed ubuntu-restricted-extras, but then when I try to move to the next step, I get this: ...

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