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WD External HDD Input Output Error,

I got the WD My Passport 259F harddisk. After I transferred data onto the harddisk, I clicked "Safely Remove Drive". Perhaps, I removed it too quickly, then when I inserted back, I got the following ...
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Change the color of the browser preview with ctrl + tab

When I do Ctrl+tab in Firefox the browser preview window does come up but the selected tab is not highlighted such that it be clearly visible and is very difficult to spot. I am using Ubuntu 16. All ...
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Black Screen when I run Tropico 5 in Ubuntu 16.04

I recently installed Steam on Ubuntu 16.04 (64bit) and downloaded some games. I opened Tropico 5 (A game that worked fine when I ran it in Windows 10) and I was shown a black screen. I could hear the ...
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Make and receive calls on Ubuntu using an external android phone

Is there any way that I could use my old Android device by connecting it via USB or even using the wireless LAN and make/receive calls and traditional text messages (SMS) on my laptop running Ubuntu?
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The Timestamping inside Ubuntu turns out to be controlled by US and Foreign Patents - how do we deal with this?

I have a problem - turns out all timestamping inside all UBUNTU systems violates a US Patent for which there is an illegally filed and abandoned instance in the EU. It creates a criminal fraud from ...
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No puedo mover/desplazar lanzaderas creadas por mí sobre el escritorio en Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

Hola a todos y gracias por adelantado.A ver si alguien puede ayudar a este pobre ignorante. El problema en cuestión surge en un ordenador con sistema operativo Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (actualizado) con las ...
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Create a PlayOnLinux install on another drive

So I have a small disk space on my "main" linux install and I have a second HDD to install other stuff. I want to install some pretty hefty games via PlayOnLinux on my other drive but I can't manage. ...
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How to reduce Bandwidth using squid delay pools in a LAN

I have a LAN with user PCs that managed by linux squid proxy server. IP ranges : User1 category : 192.168.1.2-192.168.1.12 User2 catogory : 192.168.1.13-192.168.1.23 User3 catogory ; ...
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Remove Ubuntu from SSD and Install Windows 10

I know there are similar questions already floating around the magical interweb, but I have quite a specific issue. I built a new PC just yesterday, but decided not to go for an optical drive since I ...
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Old Packard laptop, flickering output via VGA to HDMI converter 16.04

I tried installing Ubuntu 16.04 on my MIL's old Packard Easynote and it seems to work mostly. What she and her BF want to do is play some music via Spotify and show some images from a USB on their TV. ...
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Ubuntu GNOME: GNOME 3.20 from staging PPA fails to start Xorg

I just tried installing GNOME 3.20 via the gnome3-staging PPA. Rebooted, but was presented with text-based console login. Tried to start GUI using Xorg, but it said that it cannot open /dev/tty0 for ...
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Windows 7 stuck at 'starting windows' after trying to remove linux version off of windows 7 - Zorin OS 11 dual boot?

I had a Windows 7 - Zorin OS 11 dual boot. Now, I was looking for some ways to remove Zorin OS (Linux) so that I can have just Windows 7 left when I boot up my PC. I saw a video on youtube (this is ...
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boot issue in mail server please help

I`m running zimbra mail server on ubuntu server 14.04 on a vm on hyper-v with 3 processors and 4GB ram . and everything was going well until the server suddnly turned off . from that moment it doesnt ...
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Ati Radeon HD 8250 - Samsung ATIV 9

I'm trying to deal with this issue by myself since last few week. I have got Samsung ATIV 9 with Radeon HD 8250 and as soon as I start same graphic task like movie after 20-30 minutes my screen goes ...
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problem during installing multi2sim simulator

I'am new to ubuntu and when I'am trying to install multi2sim I get this error: CXX WorkItemIsa.o WorkItemIsa.cc: In member function ‘void ...
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Sometimes Ubuntu stuck on Grub command line on startup

I have Ubuntu 16.04 and dualboot with Windows 10. Sometimes startup stucks on Grub command line. I just do "exit" and grub menu appears and everything is fine. What can be the problem? How to solve ...
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“installing” Linux programmes

I have read the forum on this and find the instructions on installing tar.gz files almost incomprehensible, with multiple conditions and caveats. Can anyone explain why this process is made so ...
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Is it beneficial in any way to have two swap partitions on the same extended partition with the same priority?

I read somewhere that I can speed up the swap process if I make more than one swap partition with the same priority on different drives. I was wondering if splitting the swap partition I have on my ...
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How can I access recovery mode, Ubuntu 14.04 LTS?

I managed to delete my only user from sudoers group, and now I can't do any administrative tasks anymore. I have been looking for an answer hours, and I guess that part of the problem is solved. But ...
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How to install Multiple WordPress Sites

I try to do follow by this link but not yet http://ubuntu4u.info/? How can I install easy multil site on a host ubuntu? What flug-in on wordpress can do that?
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Ubuntu 14.04 Network Driver

Complete beginner trying to connect to ethernet or wifi with Intel DH61AG mini pc running Ubuntu 14.04 Used "lspci | grep -i net" to find Ethernet Controller: Intel 82579V Gigabit and Network ...
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Is it possible to extend memory for ubuntu OS?

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTE in my DELL laptop.It is working properly,Now I can access 2 Operating systems(win8 & Ubuntu). At the time of installation process I allocated memory as around 10 GB ...
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Lost Data Recovery

I lost all my windows data while installing Ubuntu. Please help me recovering it. Im in a great trouble! I want community member to please do respond me asap so that I may get ease from tension.
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Kupfer: Can't search NTFS partition

I have all my documents in an NTFS partition since I dualboot. However, even after adding the partition to Kupfer's indexed folders list, I still can't search for any files or folders in my NTFS ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 live CD not accepting password for wifi - Ralink RT3290

Ubuntu 16.04 live CD is not accepting wifi password for the WPA2 wifi network. Wifi is Ralink RT3290 pci express wifi card. The wifi card is working with Ubuntu 15.10 live CD. Wifi driver rt2800pci ...
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Mouse Pointer Icon on VGA screen changes by itself

I've been trying to find a solution to this all day but I'm having no joy. I have a Dual Monitor setup for my Lenovo B50-45 running Ubuntu. Both monitors are identical (Philips 274E). One is attached ...
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Missing “/etc/udev/rules.d/70-persistent-net.rules”

I recently installed Ubuntu Server 16.04 onto a new hard drive. I had to install it while connected via USB on a different computer (due to the installer not able to detect a keyboard). I attached ...
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Installing a package program ubuntu 14.04

I want to install an engineering program (spring_free) on linux ( http://spring.delta-h.de/index.php/en/download-support), but I don't know how to do that. There is an install file in the folder, ...
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How can I restore control of my computer to the BIOS from grub?

I tried to use Parted Magic (unsuccessfully) and now when I try to boot I get the message: error: unknown filesystem. Entering rescue mode... grub rescue> When I go into the BIOS to override the HDD ...
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Issues with QEMU GPU passthrough on ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I am following a tutorial on how to run a VM that can use my GPU and I have run into a problem. Here are links to the tutorials https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w-hOr44oBAI ...
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Difference between 2 commands

What is the difference between 1: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ppaname & 2: sudo -E add-apt-repository ppa:ppaname When I was using ubuntu 14.04, I had to use sudo -E add-apt-repository ...
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How do I debug a system crash probably caused by Chrome?

I have an issue on my Dell XPS 13 9343 laptop. I have used 14.04 15.04 and 15.10 on this machine and each one has been a fresh install (deleted the partition and made a new one of a slightly different ...
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Verbatim on Ubuntu

I have a very specific problem. I am a policy debater, and I'm trying to install a Word template called Verbatim http://paperlessdebate.com/verbatim/SitePages/Home.aspx on my Chromebook for ...
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Share folder with another user

How can create and share folder with another user or PC by command? I use Ubuntu 16.04 Thanks :)
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OpenVPN no valid VPN secrets on 14.04 LTS

I tried the first time to get OpenVPN running on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I installed network-manager-openvpn-gnome and also network-manager-openvpn. After that I did a download of 5 certs. ca.crt ...
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14.04 LTS: Mobile broadband “connected” but network unavailable

As of a software update 2-3 days ago (let's say after May 1 but before May 5), network via broadband doesn't work. Connecting to mobile broadband lights up the correct LEDs on the dongle. ifconfig ...
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No wifi on HP635 with Ubuntu 16.04

I've just installed Ubuntu 16.04 on HP635. And there is a problem to get Wifi working. I cannot switch it On. The wifi power button is always red. I found a script on Askubuntu to get the full ...
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“sudo matlab” logs in as demo version

I was using a demo version of MATLAB on Ubuntu 14.04 for the last month, before purchasing a license today. The licensing procedure required me to download a file, "license.lic" and then point the ...
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Unwanted switching apps

I am getting unwanted switching to other windows when typing in Ubuntu 14.04. This can lead to characters getting typed into the wrong files. Sometimes files get saved in unexpected folders. I use + ...
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Can't boot Windows 7 dual-boot installed after installing Windows 7

Previous issues: My laptop has had a rough year. It is an Asus F555L and originally had windows 8.1 in it. Two months ago it had the infamous 100% disk usage issue which I could not solve after a ...
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Having issues with adding Ubuntu 16.04 to Active Directory

I'm trying to add machines to the domain using realmd and sssd, but for some reason this stopped working, eventhough it worked for versions 14.04-15.10 Put together a quick and dirty script based on ...
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Virtual hosting on port 8008 not working

I have Apache 2.4.7 on Ubuntu 14.04. I am trying to get a virtual host working, listening on port 8008. My conf file is below. I am getting the default page instead of mysite <VirtualHost ...
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Networks show “Ethernet Network () Device Not Managed” (Xubuntu)

Could not find this question, so apologies if it is a duplicate. I am running Xubuntu on a Lenovo Yoga 211 as my only OS. I do not have an Ethernet port, and as such have of course never tried to ...
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How to make a device have read/write permissins when pluged?

I have a home-made device and I wrote a program for data acquisition from it. But each time I plug-in the device I have to change the permissions for /dev/ttyACM0, so that the port can be used for ...
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PLZ HELP !! connection to wifi network with my asus x205T

Hellow there i Have installed the ubuntu Linux on my Asus X205T, using un usb wifi, (every things gone ok) in the next step i tryed to install the wifi network driver (it's worked but 100%) wget ...
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QML MediaPlayer on Ubuntu Touch

Has anyone tried to play movie link (MP4) using QML MediaPlayer on Ubuntu Touch? Currently I can only get audio but without any video. Any help would be appreciated.
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openerp v 5.0.16 when OpenERP Web is run getting error, How to resolve?

openerp@ubuntu-10:~$ **openerp-web** Traceback (most recent call last): File "/usr/local/bin/openerp-web", line 5, in from pkg_resources import load_entry_point File ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 (LTS) Bluetooth not working (worked fine)

My Bluetooth worked fine until I installed TLP(Linux Advanced Power Management). After I installing TLP, Bluetooth wasn't able to detect devices (Bluetooth earphone). So, I uninstall it. but still ...
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Xubuntu 16.04 can't restart from sleep mode

I install Xubuntu 16.04 on an HP-Pavilion G6. I can go in sleep mode but I can't restart the laptop. The only way out is to press the on/off buttom and restart the computer. Seems that many poeple ...
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What's this terminator plugin?

I used to have this plugin in terminator which shows current time after every command I type. I added this few years back, and I don't recall how I added it. It's not listed in terminator plugins ...

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