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How do I add to “system software sources”?

While trying to install fluendo on my Acer C720 running 12.04, I was told to add this to my system software sources: deb ...
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Bluetooth headset disconnects after 20 minutes (bluetoothd: Audio connection got disconnected)

I'm having some trouble diagnosing the issue with my Bluetooth headset (Samsung HS-3000). I am sure the headset is not the issue, as it works flawlessly with my Android devices for hours. The issue ...
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Ubuntu server in Vbox hangs when adding a line to fstab to mount a USB Drobo for owncloud

The basics: Hardware running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Kubuntu) w/ 6Gigs ram in old Optiplex 760 SFF. Drobo 4 USB2.0 w/8Tbs VBox 4.3.14 r95030 I have managed to get Ubuntu server 32bit running in Vbox for ...
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windows 8 cannot boot after installation of ubuntu 14.04

after installation of ubuntu 14.04 , my windows 8.1 fails to start and shows oxc000000001, I used boot repair system wich fixed my ubuntu and it is working now but windows 8.1 is not loading :(, ...
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Android apps in Ubuntu?

I use Ubuntu on a netbook and am looking for a way to run reasonably basic android apps. The only ways to do that I've seen are to either run the emulator from the SDK or a VM, but those aren't really ...
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Upgrade WUBI installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS to 14.04 LTS

I installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS into Windows XP using Wubi.exe. Update Manager tells me an upgrade to 14.04 is available, and the Manager has an "Upgrade" button. If I click that, will it upgrade my ...
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How Do I Install Ubuntu On A 2GB (No Software) PC?

I would like to have a detailed video on how to install Ubuntu I have the file downloading and this is my 7th time trying to install this software, I would also like to know how to use my USB to ...
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Deckset app alternative

Mac OSX have a good app called deckset http://decksetapp.com/. This app make slides from markdown text.... Someone know an alternative for ubuntu?
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“su” or “whoami” not working

I am connected to an Ubuntu 14 via ssh with user "nuri". I am trying to change the user with "su" command and no success. Below i enter the password for deneme2 correctly and check whoami. Afterwards ...
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Answer for Ubuntu Satanic version! Logic

I have a question! who would be so idiotic and imbecile to get to worship the devil, you have poop on your head instead of brain I deeply admired the work done on this operating system but now makes ...
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gpg creation but no progress bar

Is there no longer a progress bar or some indecator when you create a gpg key in the passwords and keys app? I wasnt sure it was doing anything until later my new keys were there. Should this be ...
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Using skype 4.3 in ubuntu 14.04

I am trying to install and use Skype 4.3 in ubuntu 14.04 (I upgraded both recently). I kept gettign the "skype can't connect" error so I followed the instructions here to the letter: How to install ...
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Excludes specific files from all subdirectories when creating a zip file

I want to exclude all .zip files in all subdirectories of the parent folder I'm zipping but I doesn't work. I have check the man zip pages, this and this questions without success. I have tried: ...
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No “Default” folder is displayed in Passwords & Keyrings

Recently Clean installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64bit In my many and varied attempts to disable the call for "Enter password to unlock . . ." I believe I may have damaged the Keyring. In comparing the ...
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How to make things Transparent

How can I make the right-click menu at desktop semi-transparent. And when you click on Wireless , Bluetooth , Volume , and Calender I want to make them semi-transparent too.
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How to tunnel all traffic through openconnect

I need to connect through cisco VPN: anyconnect. I found few articles (example) describing how to do that using openconnect and network-manager-openconnect. I installed both, configured the VPN ...
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Ubuntu 14 mount cdrom

I am trying to mount a cdrom with Ubuntu 14. I have read a lot of guides now and none of them work. Here is my /etc/fstab # /etc/fstab: static file system information. # # Use 'blkid' to print the ...
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School Tool in Software center

Is school tool student managing software still in the software center for the 14.04 LTS update?
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How do I disable desktop icons? (no nautilus in gconf-editor)

I switched my file manager from nautilus to nemo. I installed nemo and changed in the files /usr/share/applicatons/nautilus-home.desktop and nautilus-folder-handler.desktop to Exec=nemo With nemo ...
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S.O.S: A stubborn case of 14.04 wifi problem!

I've been sufferring ever since I installed a fresh version of Trusty 64-bit on Acer Aspire 1410 netbook (Intel Celeron, Centrino N-1000 wifi device) Problem: unable to reconnect to wifi until total ...
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How can I wait for ipv6 availability in a cloud-init script, to launch a docker box?

I'm using ubuntu v12.04 in AWS, using an AMI that's nothing more than docker and the core ubuntu operating system. The upstart script packaged with docker.io starts on ipv4 availability: start on ...
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How do I stream computer audio only with ffmpeg?

I am using this script: http://www.thegameengine.org/miscellaneous/streaming-twitch-tv-ubuntu/ to stream to Twitch. It works but I don't want to stream my microphone, only the computer audio. How ...
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Network UNCLAIMED for built in Dell Latitude C Port 2 ethernet (3com 3c920)

I have an ancient computer - a PIII based Dell Latitude CPxJ attached to a C Port 2 docking station. I believe I installed Dapper on it and upgraded it up to Intrepid. I tried learning Linux on the ...
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Installing Chrome for 32 bit linux Ubuntu 13.10

Trying to install Chrome for 32 bit Linux, I am currently running Ubuntu 13.10, and have gotten it to install, but am clueless as to how to get it to run from the terminal. I am doing this because I ...
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Is it unsafe if, under single user mode, root password can be reset?

Is it unsafe if, under single user mode, root password can be reset? Then everyone can reset my root password!
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Mount Error on opening

I haven't used ubuntu for long time so I forgot most of command and how to fix issues. I have Dual boot , Windows 8 and ubuntu latest version I use ubuntu for my work and Windows for gaming and other ...
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Just installed Ubuntu on my MacBook pro. Now my screen randomly goes black during use

Just installed Ubuntu on my MacBook pro (15 inch Mid 2010) today and I am running into an issue where my screen will just go black and it almost seems like the computer shuts down suddenly. The ...
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use web page or html file as a screensaver?

I heard that xscreensaver can run anything as a screensaver but I don't know how to do so. Can I use it to make a web page from an html file my screensaver?
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E: Unable to locate package mkinitrd

root@cliu-HP-ZBook-15:/# apt-get install mkinitrd Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done E: Unable to locate package mkinitrd Can ...
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Lubuntu 14.04 - can't connect via wi-fi after deleting and re-creating connection

I had a wi-fi connection to my Amped APA20 access point working fine, but I deleted the connection and when I re-created it, now Lubuntu won't connect. Nothing else on the system has changed. Could ...
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How to connect my Wireless Epson WF-2540 to my laptop that is running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS OS

I downloaded Ubuntu 14.04 LTS OS on my laptop a couple of months ago. I just bought a Wireless Epson WF-2540 all in one (printer, scanner, fax, and copier) a week ago. I have the printer hooked up to ...
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dual monitor problem on gnome shell

I have ubuntu 14.04 with unity and have installed two other desktops for it (lubuntu and gnome-shell). After the installation of these two, I could easily log in and out of each session of these ...
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WPA2 Enterprise not an option for WiFi security settings in Network Manager

I'm trying to connect to a WiFi network at my university, and WPA2 enterprise is not an option in my WiFi settings. Any ideas of what package to install for this option? I'm using Ubuntu 14.04, I ...
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Windows Minimised to just the top-bar

I am fairly click-happy and as such, I have no-idea how I did it... This is Firefox, and my only option is seemingly to close the window/launch a new one. Can anybody help?
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How to display the skype indicator on the status top-bar?

How do I to display the Skype indicator on the top bar, please? I'm actually running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS with Unity. Architecture: 64 bits. And, I haven't customized my theme. I've tried to follows ...
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Configure LXC with additional IP ubuntu 14.04

I'm still looking for answer on my question. I have a dedicated server with ubuntu server 14.04, and 2 public ip. I want to add 1 public ip per 1 lxc. I think i've tried everything and nothing helped ...
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Can't access second NIC

I have 2 NICs with the primary em1 the other is p3p1. It appears from ifconfig dmesg that both are up and working but I can't access p3p1 from my Java test application. No joy with ping either. ...
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openstack: vms exchanging multicast on eth1 fail when one suffers IGMP timeout

This may be related to my other question I have two identical trusty VMs configured with dhcp for eth1. I installed mgen and configured the mgen scripts to have the two exchange 1 multicast message ...
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Adding white to a transparent background in GIMP

OK, I cannot for the life of me find an answer to this. Everyone seems to want to create a transparent background. So I'm using Inkscape to create a logo, but to get it sized correctly, I'm opening it ...
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Is there any way to install multiple software at a single command via terminal? [duplicate]

I just want to know after install ubuntu newly it`s need to install previous essential software again,That is really time consuming so is there any way that I write command and my essential software ...
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what wifi adapter does linux need?

Does anyone know what wireless adapter linux needs to work WiFi? Cause linksys does not work. It brings up a CD and then when I click the cd and its just a bunch of files. So is there another ...
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Set mouse scroll as shortcut for just one application?

I'm using Unity in Ubuntu 14.04, but since I can't put the Unity dock on the bottom of the screen, I've set it to hide and set the sensitivity low enough that my mouse can't activate it and slide it ...
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How can I wipe my hard drive from the Debian command line to install Ubuntu to a blank hard drive?

So here's my dilemma. I tried to install Debian and it wiped out Windows entirely after I installed the GRUB Bootloader. Thinking, "ok, I'll just get it back after I finish installing Debian," I ...
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Is sim a shell script command?

I was creating a sym-link for practice in Ubuntu 14.04. I meant to use this command: ln -s ../fun dir1/fun-sym It was taken from a book I am using. Except I used sim at the end by mistake. So the ...
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Installing Ubuntu 14.04.1 alongside Windows 8.1 [duplicate]

I have a pretty recent (2013) HP laptop with Windows 8.1. I would like to install Ubuntu 14.04.1 alongside it but from what I can gather new machines with Windows 8.1 have obstacles such as Secure ...
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Network has disappeared on menu

I have Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Iam suprised because it has Network menu on global menu has disappreared. What to do in order to bring it back?
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The package information displayed by Ubuntu Software-Center is 17 days back and counting

While re-opening my Ubuntu 12.04 machine after a 2 weeks vacations, and successfully using the Update Manager to update my applications I see that The package information was last updated 17 days ...
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Add SCSI drive support in Ubuntu

I need to attach an old SCSI drive (HP Model ST373454LW, 73 GB) to an Ubuntu 14.04 machine. I'm attaching the drive through the forensic bridge UltraBay II. While the bridge recognizes the SCSI drive ...
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“Error getting file: -6: Not Supported” error copying from MTP device

I have HTC DROID DNA with the firmware of HTC ONE M8 and it only allows to use MTP file transfer protocol. I can copy some files, but on the majority of them Im getting "Error getting file: -6: Not ...
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Notes in Gnote are displayed incompletly after ubuntu update

i upgraded my ubuntu installation from 12.04 LTS to 14.04 LTS recently. since that update some of my notes in Gnote are displayed incorrectly. there was no data loss, i checked the "raw" notes in ...

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