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Ethernet problem

puter Compaq Presario V2000 Message to Ubuntu 14.047 I am working on a Compaq Presario V2000 that has Windows XP installed. For many years I was able to connect to the internet either using WiFi or ...
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What does the Ubuntu Pictogram Mousemat and Coaster Sets Look Like In Real Life?

My question is regrading to the Ubuntu Pictogram Mousemat and Coaster Sets on the Ubuntu Website! Can you please send me some details about this product! I am purchasing the desktop and server ...
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Help! My controller isn't working in Ubuntu 14.04!

the controller I'm using is a Logitech F310. 2 months back before I reset my Ubuntu OS( reinstalled it ), the controller was working fine. But now, it's not working at all. I downloaded xboxdrv and ...
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linux-generic error while install apt-get installation

If i install any package on ubuntu 14.04, i get this message in the end. Any reason why i'm getting this error. ex. sudo apt-get install maven2 Errors were encountered while processing: ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 microphone static ASUS Q502LA

I tried following the procedures here without any luck: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/SoundTroubleshootingProcedure Here is the output of system description. ...
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How to uninstall Ubuntu 10.04 LTS run side by side with windows 7?

i am new to Ubuntu. And I have installed the ubunti 10.04 LTS into my computer. i choose to install ubuntu to run side by side with Windows 7. Now i want to uninstall ubuntu. but i cannot find the ...
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What to do when a system gets an error like “unable to mount /dos”?

System Giving an error of unable to mount /dos.
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Files icon doesn't get me to a previously opened Files window

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 with Gnome 3 desktop and the normal behaviour when you click on the icon of a program already running is that you're taken to such program. For example, if a open Firefox, ...
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You guys ever install & use Wordpress along side Ubuntu Server?

I have a web server sitting on the LAN at work running Ubuntu Server. We've used it for the past year for a basic knowledge base and FTP server. This year I'd like to have a better search option and ...
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bootable encrypted USB thumb drive

I know how to create a bootable Ubuntu install on a USB thumb drive. Now I'm trying to make it safer by encrypting it. I imagine that I'll need a bootable non encrypted partition, and and an ...
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Diskmounting problems after using windows

On mine laptop is use dualboot Windows 8.1 and Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Sometimes i must use Windows cos Ubuntu does not support some of mine software (10% not), but when i boot over to Ubuntu i cant mount ...
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Can't install Skype 4.3 for Ubuntu 10.4 [on hold]

I tried to intsall skype 4.3 according to this post-Unable to install Skype on Ubuntu 10.04, but it installed 4.0 instead. How do I install the latest one?
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Unable to install libjack-dev

I am on Ubuntu 14.04. 64-bit and I am trying to install linuxband. To do I need to install the package libjack-dev, but when I do so I obtain the following message: Some packages could not be ...
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Brightness keys +/- do not repeat

On my system, I was obliged to create an /usr/share/X11/xorg.conf.d/20-intel.conf file to use the Intel interface for brightness control with the following content: Section "Device" ...
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cant download online video lecture

I am trying to download a video lecture from, http://ppmvideolectures.lci.kent.edu/intro.asp but cant seem to get it done by simple download helpers. Please help. Thank you, Nitin
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Permission Error when trying to extract files to home

I am new in Ubuntu. Now trying to extract the files of hadoop to /usr/local/hadoop. But it shows the error 'You don't have the right permission to extract archives in the folder "file:" ' I know ...
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Installing .exe app on ubuntu [duplicate]

i am asking if i can install .exe (GTA IV) on my ubuntu from 2 DVD ( using wine ), does it require any other programs ? Thanks.
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Graphics card fan making noise in Ubuntu

I've noticed that whenever i'm in Ubuntu the fan on my graphics card is running allot faster than when I am in Windows. I have a GTX 560 ti & i'm not sure if it is because the graphics card is ...
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How to enable “Other” or “Manual” user login in ubuntu 14.04.1? [duplicate]

I found the other one with the lightdm thing but it doesnt work because its for 12.04! does anyone know how to enable the manual login like in XUbuntu where you can type in the user and the password? ...
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Wireless authentication asked when using nmcli to restart wifi on a connection shared to all users

I am building a little kiosk computer that connects to Wifi. I have 2 users, one (admin) with Admin rights and one (kiosk) without anything. On the one with admin rights, I create a new wifi ...
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problem reinstalling windows 8

So I have a laptop that have Ubuntu on it, previously I had it on dual boot windows 8.1/Ubuntu but now only Ubuntu is on it. But now I want to reinstall a legit copy of windows 8 on it but I have no ...
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Gnome do installation and disk space usage

I installed Gnome-Do on X-Ubuntu and it said 52 MB of disk space will be used up while installation. Later when i removed it ( i used purge), only 7 MB was freed. Each time i install some applet, am i ...
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12.04 to 14.04 Server Upgrade: apache blindly overwrites index.html?

So I just upgraded my server from 12.04 to 14.04 and so far it's been one of the worst experiences with an Ubuntu upgrade I've ever had. Apache has been especially painful. Seems like a lot of ...
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Ubuntu live USB shows blinking cursor on boot [duplicate]

I decided to switch from Windows to Ubuntu finally, but I experience a booting problem. I'm crating a live USB, restart PC and try to boot from USB. When I select to boot from USB, after that I am ...
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resize partion ubuntu 14.04

I have a dual booting laptop with Win7 Ultimate and Ubuntu 14.04 I need to resize the Ubuntu partition, but I prefer not to re install the whole thing. Is it possible? How?
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Xfce power manager in Xubuntu 14.04 doesn't react to my choices

Okay, so I chose to make it so that when my laptop lid closes and I'm on AC (my power cord is plugged in) it will do NOTHING. But when I close my laptop lid .. it just suspends. I've tried it like a 8 ...
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How to add a keyboard shortcut to hide launcher, or set it to hide when using specific app [duplicate]

I'm using ubuntu 14.04 on a 13.3 inch laptop when usin a browser ,the launcher conflicts with some sites forcing it to change the layout. i want to set a keyboard shortcut to hide the launcher or ...
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Openshot wont launch

Installed Openshot video editor, used it about 10 times- now it won't launch via gui or command, not even by trying to open an openshot file, i'm running ubuntu 14.04, looked all over the web for ...
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windows 7 wont boot after installing ubuntu 14

I cant boot up wiindows 7 after installing ubuntu 14 logs: http://paste.ubuntu.com/8387936/
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How to use Fn+F5/F6 adjust the backlight

My NB is Asus N500JK and OS is Kubuntu 14.04. I try modify /etc/default/grub file. GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DEFAULT="quiet splash acpi_osi=" then update-grub After reboot, it can use Fn+F5/F6 adjust ...
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error messages while launching ubuntu 14.04 LTS

Launching Ubuntu, for a few seconds are shown some error messages, maybe about some disk errors. I have shot a photo from the screen and put it under What happens, how urgent is it to do something ...
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Wireless not working at all, thinkpad x240, intel 7260, ubuntu 14.04

I just bought a brand new Lenovo Thinkpad x240. After installing Ubuntu 14.04 everything there is no sign of WiFi. The card is intel 7260. It connects normally through a cable DHCP. after "iwlist ...
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Internet connection sharing using Airtel 4g LTE USB dongle [duplicate]

I have an Airtel 4g LTE USB modem (HUAWEI dial up) which I am able to successfully use on my Laptop's Ubuntu 14.04 LTS installation. I want to share this connection with other devices wirelessly ...
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A problem occurred when checking for updates - Ubuntu 14.04

I face a problem recently with my Ubuntu 14.04: I cannot launch Software Updater, Ubuntu Software Center, and any update-related softwares. When I attempted to launch launch update manager via ...
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High ACPI interrupts counts in brand-new laptop

Laptop model: Asus K750 Series Exact model number: K750LN-T4155 I'm not a 100% sure, but I believe this has been going on since I first installed Ubuntu(that was the first thing I installed on the ...
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How to check dual boot in my ubuntu

How can I check if it is dual boot os in my system or not.When I restart my system, it doesn't shows any option regarding windows OS. If there is no windows, how can I uninstall ubuntu from my system ...
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Logitech Media Server web interface won't open on Ubuntu 14.04

I always worked on Microsoft Windows (latest one was Windows 7), but changed to Linux one year ago. I used to run Logitech Media Server on Windows and also on Lubuntu without any problem. Smoothly ...
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what is passwd for root?

I know my administrative and account passwd but what ever I try to change or do like connecting wifi, connecting new internet connection wired or mobile network, or anything work, my ubunutu 12.04 ( ...
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Can I use Windows executable files in Ubuntu?

Translation according to translate.google.com: Hi, I want to know that executables law ubuntu and windows if you read the file. Why I would like to switch from Windows to Ubuntu because I feel much ...
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Correct password is not accepted for Evolution

Evolution does not accept my password when I try to send/receive mail. I have set up my gmail account in Evolution with these settings: SEND: smtp.gmail.com RECEIVE: pop.gmail.com (also tried imap ...
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Ubuntu too slow in new laptop

I just bought an acer aspire E5-521-62DW - NX.MPQEB.001 It has 12Gb ram, 1 TB hdd, AMD A6-6310 processor (4 kernels, 4 threads), AMD Radeon R4 graphics. It takes more than 1 and a half minute to ...
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How to burn my original ubuntu on a DVD

i need to install windows 8.1 with Ubuntu (dual boot) but i can't because there's only one partition so i need to remove Ubuntu to delete the existing partition and make new ones.
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My lenovo leptop b570 is hanging while shutting down

I have installed 64 bit Ubuntu 14.04 on my lenovo notbook B 570. Now while I am trying to shut-down it ..it is hanging every time. Kindly help me other system specifications are : Ram 4GB, HDD 500GB, ...
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Windows 8.1 does not load on my dual boot laptop [duplicate]

I am new to Ubuntu (linux) and just installed it on my laptop which has already windows8.1 on it. I cant use windows anymore.
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ATI Radeon HD 4670 - Dell dimension 5150

i have a dell dimension 5150 running the latest ubuntu, i have just purchased a ATI Radeon HD 4670 graphics card off ebay. when i install it in the computer and connect the monitor i get 'No Signal' ...
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Can I update only one repository? [duplicate]

When I add a new repository with sudo add-apt-repository blablabla sudo apt-get update it takes a long time for me, about 1-2 minutes every time. Is there any way to update just the new ...
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How to run a script on boot?

i have the following commands i want to run when the raspberry pi boots up, it is for my bitcoin minner to start cd /home/pi/cgminer-4.5.0 sudo ./cgminer -o http://xxxxxxxxxxx -u xxxxxxxx -p ...
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GTA SA Problem with screen resulution on Ubuntu 14.04

I've installed GTA San Andreas with Wine and I run the game, but when I want to change my screen resulution (HP 635 Notebook PC; AMD Radeon 6310M,AMD E240 Single Core (1.5GHz, 512KB L2 Cache), 15.6" ...
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I wanna uninstall wine from Ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

Have problm wine.. so I wanna uninstall wine from Ubuntu 14.4 completely.
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why is glxgears faster without optirun

glxgears seems to be much faster when using my integrated graphics chip, than when I activate the graphics card using bumblebee's optirun or primusrun. When I run glxgears with optirun, I get ~1250 ...

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