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Ubuntu - Gigabyte z170MX gaming 5- 3 benq monitors

It would appear that ubuntu recognizes my 3 Benq 24" inch monitors. The motherboard in question supports 3 displays. Unfortunately, when all 3 are plugged in the one from the VGA port works, the ...
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16.04: can no long navigate firefox bookmarks by typing a character

Using Firefox under Ubuntu 12.10, I could enter alt-b to pull up the bookmark list. I could then type the first character of the bookmark or folder to navigate to it. I performed a clean ...
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index.php not executing as default index

Not long ago, I updated from Ubuntu 15.10 to 16.04. Afterward I needed to resurrect some PHP code quickly ... and discovered Ubuntu 16.04 no longer supports PHP 5 easily. Since my target environment ...
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cut and copy files lost

i'm running 14.04 I was recently copy and pasting files from one external HD to another. My laptop has been overheating lately and shutting down. Not thinking it happened again whilst transferring ...
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Run .jars Without java -jar Invocation

I often run Java .jar files, but in order to do so, I must invoke it with the command java -jar myJar.jar. Simply making the .jar executable will not allow it to be run, since it is not fully ...
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Cannot connect to internet or sudo apt-get in Ubuntu Server

I installed Ubuntu Server on an old windows laptop. I have my computer connected through an ethernet and I absolutely cannot get anything to work through sudo apt-get. Im very new to Linux, but I ...
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PCSXr and PCSX2: Black screen with discrete GPU

I have just upgraded to Linux Mint 18 / Ubuntu 16.04 and decided to install PS1 and PS2 emulators. When using the integrated GPU (Intel HD Graphics 4000), I naturally get very low FPS in PCSX2, hence ...
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Lossless video compression codecs

I want to create a video (bar.xxx) that is lossless from a video (foo.xxx) using ffmpeg. Could you please show me the parameters for such a video. The video must be playable on VLC and/or Totem. The ...
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How to change/forward IP:Port mapping

I have a application that binds to 127.0.0.1:9000. I can't access from other nodes on the network due to this. I want it to appear as my-machine-name:9000 instead. How can I do this in Ubuntu. ...
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Poedit, skype or kodi do not show up since upgrade or fresh install of 16.04.1

I upgraded from 14.04 to 16.04.1 via manager-update. The process went well. During the first reboot (it happened every time after upgrading), my pc took 90 seconds to show the login screen (I am on an ...
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Optirun Cannot access secondary GPU - error: [XORG] Invalid argument for -config

I am experiencing a weird issue with bumblebee. I have installed bumblebee-nvidia with nvidia-364. Bumblebeed starts, but when I try to connect with optirun, optirun reports: [ 1225.971452] [ERROR]...
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Shall i shave my beard?, do i suit it? [on hold]

https://www.flickr.com/cameraroll/Users/sammyedwards/Desktop/Photo on 24-07-2016 at 22.41 #3.jpg
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How do I create ova file for Ubuntu hosted live server?

I have Ubuntu server 14.02 LTA at GoDady hosted server. I want to migrate this server to my local Esxi host. Can someone help me create an image .ova file so I can deploy my server at my local Esxi ...
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Interal Hard Disk not found after installing BURG to update grub

Hello I have an Alienware X51 R3 desktop computer, it orginally came with Windows 10, but I wanted it to be able to duel boot with Ubuntu 16.04. So after successfully installing it and having the ...
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Remapping /home/ in a dual boot

I have a problem that I have almost found the solution to, but not quite. I have 2 linux operating systems on 2 partitions of my computer. I have all my stuff in the /home directory of the ubuntu side....
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Software installation wine

Been trying to install league for a while now but this comes up with a new error appearing every time i say okay
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How do I enable programers dvorak?

How do I enable programers dvorak? I tried - user@host:~$ setxkbmap -v 10 -layout us -variant dvp -option compose:102 -option numpad:shift3 -option kpdl:semi -option keypad:atm -option caps:shift ...
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Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga 13 Wireless

I am running Ubuntu 16.04 on a Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga 13, and the computer is unable to connect to wifi. No wireless networks appear in the connections menu. I tried installing This driver based off ...
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Clicking an AP in network manager causes error “The access point was not in the scan list”

I have a room with pretty weak WiFi signal and my access point has a hidden name, but is correctly configured and saved in network manager. Sometimes when I lose connection, the AP still appears in ...
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How do install ogg-opus codecs on my Meizu Pro5

I would like to play ogg-opus music files on my Meizu Pro5. Not interested in encoding, just playback. I have the terminal app installed, but do not know which files to apt-get install. The ...
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dual monitor throws stack trace on mouse move to another monitor [on hold]

[ 60.532548] 0000000000000000 ffff880a42c07568 ffffffff817bc281 ffff880a42c075b8 Jul 24 18:17:22 MACHINENAME kernel: [ 60.532549] ffffffffc030e370 ffff880a42c075a8 ffffffff8107998a ...
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Black Screen when Booting Ubuntu from External Hard Drive

Due to problems with my SATA controller, I installed Ubuntu onto an external hard drive so I could work off that until I get a new computer. The external hard drive was a 500G NTFS system used for ...
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Creating files when “sudoed” messes up permissions and users

I have some trouble installing some packages I compiled from source. Everything seems to work fine, until I try to actually use the files installed in a global place. It turns out the permisions and ...
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Downloading a package for wily distribution from trusty [on hold]

I need to download the network-manager package using trusty distribution. The package I need is for a machine running wily distribution. How do I accomplish this task? Is there a way to specify ...
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Port 8082 can't be reached in ubuntu

I have a http application running on port 8082 in my Ubuntu environment. The machine is reachable via ping. Are there any ways of allowing specific ports Ubuntu, assuming firewall is turned off?
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Configure monospace fallback font

I am using Input font in yakuake. It is great but does contain nothing except common glyphs, like ASCII-part, cyrillic characters and some more. That means that symbols like ☢ (which I use to separate ...
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Can't install Programs Through APT [on hold]

Since I last reinstalled ubuntu 16.04 I am having issues using apt. When I try (ubuntu-desktop (fixing another error), unity-tweak-tool etc) I get the error saying that there's unmet dependencies ...
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ATI open source driver fan running at full speed

I know this question has been asked multiple times here, but they are outdated and don't works for me. I have ATI Radeon HD2600 Pro and this GPU is no longer supported by ATI. (The driver work with ...
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wireless wifi network

Sir, after installation of the ubuntu 16.04 lts ,i am unable connect wifi in to my laptop accept the Ethernet? Please help .As i am a new user to linux os and i am having much trouble to find the ...
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Can't Install, Can't work around black screen and blinking cursor

Darn kid, had a working version of 12, but he overwrote it with a manufacturer's Windows XP that won't register. Duh... So I'm trying to get Ubuntu re-installed. The motherboard has an integrated ...
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Is Linux disappears to replace Windows? [on hold]

I've installed Linux alongside Windows. I have two operating systems (windows and ubuntu).I was assigned one of the drives of Windows to Linux. If I want to change my windows,Do I also need to re-...
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Dell Insiron 2in1 Auto-rotate on 16.04 help

I have been searching everywhere. I can not get auto-rotate to work. I have a Dell Inspiron 11 3000-series (3153 to be exact) and I can not get the screen to auto-rotate magick-rotation does not seem ...
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Menu Bar and Launcher missing after installing updates (16.04 LTS)

I have Ubuntu running in a VirtualBox VM on both a Windows 7 host and also a Macbook Pro. Four times now (on two different hosts) after having successfully installed (auto-)updates, and restarted the ...
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Boot problem ubuntu + fan max power

I have installed the last version of ubuntu using an usb drive (rufus). My device is an Asus Rog g501 laptop with a Nvidia Gtx 960M if it can helps. I got some trouble to install it, I finally ...
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How to disable the quick start in ubuntu (UEFI)

thank you very much from now and sorry for my English . The problem is the following: In a netbook, containing the UEFI system was activated by mistake , the fastboot option. The netbook has only ...
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Creating casper-rw partition causing Lubuntu Live USB not to boot

I have found recently that setting up a Live USB with Lubuntu 16.04.1 and a persistent partition using the process described in the top answer to this question causes the Live USB to be unable to boot....
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Sound via HDMI sometimes pitched too low

Sometimes it happens that sound that I play via HDMI is pitched too low. It sounds a bit like everything would be played back with half the tempo. I tried Youtube videos via Firefox and VLC for ...
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How to create admin Account? no password from first Installation of Ubuntu in the System [duplicate]

Unfortunately I am unable to create an administrator or any other user account, as I have no password from the first installation of Ubuntu in my new laptop. I'm only logging in via guest account. ...
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Installing ubuntu packages within python script

I want to install following packages within my python script : python-pip python-sqlalchemy mongodb python-bson python-dpkt python-jinja2 python-magic python-gridfs python-libvirt python-bottle ...
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How does an OpenVPN client know the public IP address of my server?

First I thought it was in the client.ovpn under remote my-server-1 1194. I had added both my local and public IP under there. However, when I commented out those lines, it still worked. Where does ...
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WiFi Internet doesn't work after few mins [duplicate]

I ran lspci | grep -i net, you can see the output below: ~$ lspci | grep -i net 02:00.0 Network controller: Broadcom Corporation BCM4313 802.11bgn Wireless Network Adapter (rev 01) 03:00.0 Ethernet ...
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phpmyadmin not working: gettext installed but missing?

I have Ubuntu 16.04, but due to older web-site I have to use php5.5. This I solved by using ppa:ondrej/php repository. But phpmyadmin does not work! All I see in apache-logs is: PHP Fatal error: ...
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Ubuntu 16 server edition 32bit: Can't ping internet, but can ping LAN

Ubuntu 16.04.1 LTS 32bit Server Edition Computer: Intel Pentium 4 /2.4Ghz 32bit WirelessNetwork Card: Realtek Chipset/ TPLINK wireless N PCI adapter I'm new to Linux and Ubuntu. I have been ...
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Failed to load desktop after upgrade ubuntu 16 gnome

I had ubuntu 15.10 gnome and I upgraded to ubuntu 16 gnome. At boot the login screen appears as usual but when I login the display goes blank and the desktop fails to load. I have AMD graphics card. I ...
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Hdd to Sdd without external drive

I want to change from hdd to sdd with no extra drive to backup to. I am right now using dual-boot with Kubuntu 16.04 and Windows 10. On the new sdd, I wish to have only the Kubuntu. What are the ...
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Ubuntu hung while shutting down

I notice that suddenly Ubuntu 14.04 is getting hung while shutting down. I see the messages on console as below Modemmanager[740]: <info > caught signal, shutting down... Modemmanager[740]: <...
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No internet on Ubuntu 16.04, unless using an access-point on a 14.04 laptop or NAT network (on Virtualbox)

I've been testing Ubuntu 16.04 before upgrading from 14.04 and I found a weird issue with the network connection. If I connect directly to the router, the connection to the internet is very ...
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Deja-dup keeps asking for password

I have a problem with deja-dup. When I try to make a backup to a server of mine it start the backup for +- 10 seconds and then asks for my encryption password over and over again. What I did so far: ...
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How to make desktop shortcuts on Ubuntu 16.04?

I was wondering how to do that, this is not something vital for me but I find it useful to know. I found some ways to do this for older versions and I don't know if they can be applied to 16.04. I ...
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Monitors don't work - could not switch monitor configuration

I have three monitors but in my case two are blank and one is working. And I am using a Nvidia (GTX 960). I bought the card just before I upgraded to 15.04 and everything was fine until I started to ...

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