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Xubuntu 16.04.1 -Best video driver for AMD HD 6290 to run 1080p?

newbie here. I know my gfx card should be able to run 1080p video files but I cant figure out how to make em work. I downloaded the package for the proprietary driver but couldnt figure out how to ...
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black screen after installing Ubuntu

Hopefully this has an easy solution. I recently installed Ubuntu using the Ubiquity installer for the latest release. Due to my hardware, in order to install it from my USB, i had to use the nomodeset ...
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Unable to enter BIOS/SETUP before Grub bootloader appears

, My name's aJ. I have a Dell Inspiron 7537 w/ core-i7. I used to dual boot windows and Linux,, which was fine. However later, i ended up booting from Linux Ubuntu 16.04 and making that the only OS ...
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Random URL's in Apache access.log

My server recently started getting a massive increase in the number of random URL requests. 124.173.67.77 - - [23/Jul/2016:21:21:04 -0400] "GET http://www.059boss.com/index.php HTTP/1.1" 200 12040 "...
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How Can I Preview the 16.04 XOrg on Ubuntu 14.04

I wanted to try out the new hardware enablement stack (14.04.5) on my Trusty Tahr machine to get a taste of the new kernel and XOrg from 16.04, however only the new kernels are available in the ...
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I can run ubuntu in recovery mode fine, but when I run in normal mode it hangs

Why does ubuntu hand in normal mode but runs fine in recovery mode ?
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Can't access sudo apt update and sudo apt upgrade [duplicate]

After I Update and Install Ubuntu Software Like this enter image description here I can't process apt update, and get this error E: Could not get lock /var/lib/apt/lists/lock - open (11: Resource ...
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Woobly windows effect not working on Kubuntu 16.04

Earlier I had a problem in which the graphics and some important functions of the system stopped working properly. Now, simple things like the woobly windows effect, or the traslucent effect don't ...
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Fix Package Dependencies?

I'm trying to install build-essential using sudo apt-get install build-essential like I'm supposed to. It returns with the error The following packages have unmet dependencies: build ...
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Audio/Video Recorder Softwarefor Linux

I want to make Audio/Video recorder software for Linux. I need requirement analysis based on that. Can someone suggest me what could be the requirement for this project?
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Webcam in VirtualBox (Ubuntu Guest/Ubuntu Host)

I have already read the following questions: Unable to start webcam in Ubuntu + Virtual Box Use my webcam with Ubuntu running in VirtualBox Integrated webcam cannot be used in VirtualBox Guest XP ...
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how to enable the drivers for beats audio speakers for hp envy dv6?

I recently shifted to Ubuntu. I am very happy to be a part of ubuntu family,but now I have a problem. My beats audio speakers connected to my laptop are not working. I am using hp ENVY dv6 laptop. So ...
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How to clone a git repository?

I know how to clone a git repository to my system, using git clone. I cloned a repository using that command: git clone https://github.com/<user name>/<repository name> But when I tried ...
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Mount 2 drives as 1

I have a desktop system with a 128 GB SSD and a 1 TB HDD. I want to install Ubuntu on the SSD, but I want to 'combine' the 2 drives when the system start. I want the system to see the 2 drives as one....
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Ripping DVD with HandBrake, no file found during scan

I'm trying to rip a DVD with HandBrake (I own the original). No single file is found during the scan despite having installed the libdvdcss4 package. There are several errors occurring in the activity ...
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put ubuntu on USB stick

I believe I downloaded UBUNTU OS correctly, and tried to load it onto a usb stick, but I am unable to boot-up from the stick. any help would be much appreciated
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Won't Shut Down?

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 and when I select the shutdown option from the top-right corners drop down, instead of giving me an option to shutdown or hibernate, it only lets me lock and log out. I haven'...
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Recursively copy files from one directory to another

I have all my music in a folder /media/kalenpw/MyBook/Music/ABunchOfOtherFoldersWithFilesInside I want to copy all of the mp3s to /media/kalenpw/HDD/Music so I used cp -R /media/kalenpw/MyBook/Music/*....
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Flashplayer 11.1 on Ubuntu 12.04

I am new to Ubuntu and I've visited pretty much every webpage that exists on the internet about how to install canonical Flashplayers. Ubuntu 12.04 comes with Adobe Flashplayer 11.2 but that is not ...
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Ubuntu server “sudo apt-get update” cant resolve security site

So recently I have been working with Ubuntu and needed to run an update. When I run the command 'sudo apt-get update', it cant resolve security.ubuntu.com. But, when I run 'ping 8.8.8.8' I get returns....
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Permission denied in rc.local

Here's the contents of my /etc/rc.local /etc/pm/power.d/99macbookair6 true echo 0 > /sys/module/hid_apple/parameters/iso_layout exit 0 running service rc.local start returns /etc/rc.local: ...
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Install Lubuntu 16.04 on Sony Vaio PCG FRV35 (Laptop from 2003)

I'm trying install lubuntu 16.04 onto an old laptop from 2003. It uses PheonixBIOS version R0108K7. My guess is that this old BIOS doesn't support the newer bootloaders. My question is: how do I get ...
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lubuntu 16.04 installed, then hangs

EEE 1000HE with 2GB RAM and 240GB SSD. lubuntu desktop i386 (32-bit) 16.04 booted from the SD card. I installed to a new SSD and indicated a reboot was needed. After reboot the machine hangs with ...
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How do I get the update procedure to work?

Hitting the ubuntu software button gets me a screen that shows eleven updates waiting to be installed. But instead of installing there is just this circle thing going in circles - all day long! That "...
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Unable to boot from USB on Windows after removing dual booted linux

I had previously installed elementary OS on my windows laptop and was trying to install normal ubuntu alongside it, but I kept having the issue of not being able to boot from the USB with the ubuntu ...
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Trying to connect a Samsung m2020w printer to wireless network

I have a Samsung m2020w printer. I have succeeded in downloading the printer drivers and can use the printer with a USB cable. However, I am unable to use the wireless connection. The difficulty is ...
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How do I configure power & sleep settings on Ubuntu Server 16.04?

I'm trying to run a LEMP web server on a spare laptop (HP 2000), but don't want the display to always be on, nor do I want it to sleep. I have the basic server part done. Thank you!
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Why is Google Chrome screen flickering?

I have Google Chrome on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS. The screen will occasionally be flickering weirdly. Almost like when I take a screen shot the screen goes white really quickly is what Google Chrome does. How ...
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xnview menu option fo editing metadata is not active

I installed xnview on ubuntu 16.04. The tools menu option for editing IPTC metadata is "grayed out" and not clickable. Is there some other step to unlock the full functionality?
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How to automatically fetch missing dependencies when installing software from .deb? [duplicate]

I'm trying to install MySQL Workbench on my Ubuntu box (11.04). The website has a Ubuntu .deb available for download (for 10.10 and 10.04 so I chose 10.10). However, sudo dpkg -i mysql-workbench-...
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Unable to fix the famous wifi issues after suspend due to gedit error

I'd like to apply the fix described here, but unfortunately I get this error in the terminal: (gedit:13552): Gtk-WARNING **: Calling Inhibit failed: GDBus.Error:org.freedesktop.DBus.Error....
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Ubuntu 16.04 multitouch gestures

Is it possible to make multitouch gestures on Ubuntu Xenial Xerus? For example with TouchEgg? I tried already but without success.
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Diskless with Ubuntu 12.04

I'm trying to setup a new diskless solution with ubuntu 12.04 without any success. I followed this Diskless Ubuntu HowTo But the initramfs seems not to be able to mount my nfs share. On my server ...
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Energy activity monitor

I’ve seen some graphical programs that show the current energy consumption of running programs. Is there anything that will display the average energy consumption of any programs that have been ...
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Can I dictate to the Linux desktop?

Are there any programs that will let me dictate (speech-to-text) to any program? Or at least to a text editor and text fields in Firefox. I’m not interested in anything that uses an online service, ...
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When I run the debugger: “failed to set controlling terminal”

I know that this is a question that was asked, however it didn't resolve my problem. In a book I read, the CPU's author was 32-bit. Mine is 64-bit. I run the NASM assembler in the terminal with: ...
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4 operating systems boot problem fedora , Kali , Ubuntu , windows

It's kinda confusing , but I have these systems with grub loader I think fedora was holding the boot , after windows boot crashed I tried fixmbr and it completely erased other oSes from boot menu , I ...
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How to install TP-LINK Archer T4U driver?

I bought the wireless adapter to use with a computer without internet access but I can't figure out how to install it with just a USB with the driver on it. I've read a few articles on how to install ...
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Why does Bq M10 tablet file manager make duplicates when renaming?

Using the Bq M10 tablet file manager to rename files located on the microSD card, a duplicate un-renamed file is copied onto the device itself, creating a duplicate and cluttering. Why?
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“antispam plugin not configured”

I'm trying to get the dovecot-antispam plugin working on a 15.10 server (I can't dist-upgrade, it's on a vps) and I'm getting the error message of anti spam plugin not configured when trying to move ...
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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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software updater will not detect 16.04 [duplicate]

I am looking to upgrade to 16.04 but the updater will not detect it. Tried many mirrors, checked all the possible update icons. BTW, I am running 14.04 LTS
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Error installing Apache2

While installing Apache2 I am getting the following output: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Some packages could not be installed. This ...
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python troubles on ubuntu 12.04

after a system updates I having troubles with a python based Apps The Updater-manager doesn't download the updates packages, and I realized this python trobles because I use flexget for RSS ...
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Headphones doesn't give sound when lid is closed and opened

My laptop stopped giving sound from headphones when lid is closed and opened. After running: sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get dist-upgrade sudo apt-get install pavucontrol linux-sound-base alsa-base ...
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Unconventional Ubuntu Installation

WHAT'S IN NAME? I do not know the term for what I am going to describe: for the purpose of this conversation I will call it an unconventional installation. If it had a name and I knew it, I would ...
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Dual Boot -> Single Boot

Kubuntu and Xubuntu were installed on a laptop via Unetbootin. One must choose between the two. The owner wants to use Xubuntu exclusively. Half the drive is allocated for Xubuntu. What are the ...
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Installed packages unmet with dependencies

Here I have a Error Message on the top of my screen: I suggest I should delete packages. Can you please help to overcome this problem.
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Fastest way to index an element in a sorted list in python? [on hold]

Python's lists have a function list.index(elem) which, to the best of my knowledge, run in O(n) time. However, if I can guarantee the list to be sorted, is this still the best way to get the index of ...
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How can I print PHP syntax highlighting on a colour printer?

This must have been answered before, but I simply cannot find the answer either here or elsewhere. I edit a PHP file in gedit, which is all nicely coloured for syntax. But when I want to print it, ...

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