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Alfa AWUS036H reported as hard-blocked

I'm having trouble getting WiFi up on my Tahr live session, and wish to get it working reliably before I install on this machine. My WiFi card, an ALFA AWUS036H, is reported as hard-blocked by network ...
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Instalation problem

I try to install Ubuntu desktop to my xp machine after booting up from the Ubuntu DVD and it says its installing. I waited several hours and it says it's still installing. The system isn't locked up ...
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How to use raw CUPS print queue?

I have a laser printer connected to my Raspberry PI. Because the PI has such a puny CPU I have set it up as a raw printer. I am able to print just fine from my wife's mac, but I cannot seem to figure ...
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ffmpeg: installing from repository or compiling from source?

When googling for "install ffmpeg ubuntu" the first link I've got was https://trac.ffmpeg.org/wiki/UbuntuCompilationGuide, so I followed it, and unfortunutely got some errors during ffmpeg ...
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Can't change any settings

When I open my session, the wallpaper change for the default one and I can't change any settings. When it happened for the first time I was running on Ubuntu 13.10, I have upgraded to 14.04 LTS hoping ...
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File transfer with MTP device on Ubuntu 12.04 via GVFS

Hello I have a Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1(Android 4.1.2) and Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS 32-bit installed on my laptop. I added the following ppa https://launchpad.net/~langdalepl/+archive/gvfs-mtp and did an ...
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HUD commands from all applications?

I've just recently upgraded from 12.04 to 14.04. In 12.04, I constantly used the HUD and, frequently, I fired commands from apps other than the active one. For example, I would be running any ...
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jsymphonic won't start on ubuntu 14.04

I wanted to synch my sony walkman with my pc but jsymphonic just won't start! I tried installing and uninstalling java several times but no chance. any one can help?
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Import Bookmarks in Firefox from Windows to Ubuntu?

I have windows 7 64 bit on my laptop and have just installed ubuntu 14.04. Is there a way to import my bookmarks from my windows firefox and integrate them into my ubuntu firefox web browser? I could ...
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unable to access samba shares in Ubuntu, in windows it works fine

Yesterday I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 in a dual boot with windows 7. I have 2 samba shares which I installed on a pogoplug which I can access perfectly from my windows7 environment. When I try to ...
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HP ProLiant ML350e Gen8 - Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I was researching about new Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS and the Proliant ML350e Gen8 with B120i RAID controller and I found that HP certified Ubuntu without RAID engine on 12.04 server version, but now I ...
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Ubuntu scripts/init.bottom Hang

I am trying to boot my 12.04 ubuntu server, and I am getting hung on: Begin: Running /scripts/init-bottom ... done. This is in a VM on HyperV. I have tried fsck, tried going into recovery mode and ...
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Display settings problems with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

For whatever reason (this was working correctly on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS) when I try to set my displays on top of each other in the settings, it won't allow to place them on top of each other. When I ...
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Can't install apache2 again

I have previously had apache2 installed, I upgraded to php5.5 and this broke my install so i tried to fix a few files. But that didnt work, I autoremoved apache but I still get this error when I try ...
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Default username/password for Ubuntu Cloud image?

I have downloaded and launched an instance of this image in OpenStack http://cloud-images.ubuntu.com/releases/13.10/release-20140226/ubuntu-13.10-server-cloudimg-amd64-disk1.img But I don't know the ...
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installing and testing cuda in ubuntu 14.04

no one seems to have asked already and since 14.04 is LTS I might as well go ahead and ask now: I am uncertain about how to install cuda in my system. looking around there are many tutorials about ...
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Trusty's first login keyboard cheat-sheet: Can I see it again?

After upgrade to 14.04 trusty I got a nice "cheat sheet" for unity keyboard shortcuts. I saw it briefly after login. Changing the display brightness on my laptop made it disappear already. Can I see ...
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GDM & Light Not Working After xorg configured

I have an R9 280X set up & it was previously running successfully. Recently I installed latest drivers (both the beta & stable - not at same time) and ran the command sudo amdconfig - - ...
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Ubuntu Server 14.04 install Gnome Flashback without installing Unity?

Ive been experimenting in a QEMU/KVM VM, I want to install a normal installation of Ubuntu Server 14.04 and then install Gnome-Flashback on top of it so that I can possibly put this setup on my ...
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Unable to locate package linux

Started boot-repair on live-usb, removed grub, and then was instructed to write in terminal "sudo chroot "/mnt/boot-sav/sda5" apt-get install -y --force-yes grub-pc linux" but I get Reading package ...
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When I start the Ubuntu ISO, initramfs says “unable to find a medium containing a live file system”

When I start the Ubuntu ISO(13.10) on a USB, initramfs says "unable to find a medium containing a live file system". These are my PC specs: http://pcpartpicker.com/user/PoniesFiM/saved/39dy I have ...
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Disable a touch screen button on dell xps 11

I have installed ubuntu 14.04 on my dell xps 11 and it is all running well except there is a windows button (super) on the bottom of the touch screen. This is extremely sensitive and whenever I go ...
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Archos G9 3G stick is not recognized

When I connect the Archos G9 3G stick to my PC (Ubuntu 12.04) it is not recognized. How do I get it to work? Does it work with Ubuntu 14.04?
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Upgrading to 14.04 didn't update my kernel [duplicate]

I've updated my Ubuntu version from 13.10 to 14.04 last week using the update-manager. However, my kernel version did not update: $ uname -r 3.11.0-12-generic $ lsb_release -a No LSB modules are ...
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Problem upgrading from 13.10 to 14.4- serious errors were found while checking the disk drive for /

I was using Ubuntu 13.10 and it was working very good. Yesterday I got notification about newer version of 14.4 and I tried to upgrade. Everything looks fine but when it's finish everything, now ...
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Can't install boot-repair on live-USB

Had boot problems so decided to try installing boot repair, now even that and I'm getting and error when downloading it, can somebody help? http://pastebin.com/rKxnvEme edit:- thanks, i was able to ...
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Teamviewer 9 does not have permission to launch in Ubuntu

I installed teamviewer 9 but when I try to launch it from terminal by typing teamviewer I get the following Init... /opt/teamviewer9/tv_bin/script/tvw_main: line 42: ...
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How can I edit the client-menu menu of openbox? (invoked by alt + space)

I would like to remove the following items in the openbox client menu: Send to Desktop Restore Move Resize Iconify Maximize Roll up/down Un/Decorate This is the menu you can invoke by right ...
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Cannot access Screen Lock in Ubuntu 12.04?

The Brightness and Lock Screen can be displayed, but the Screen Lock portion is grayed out so that I cannot unlock the screen. This is a new problem that had not surfaced before on Ubuntu 12.04.
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Aptitude - Both 64 & 32-bit packages being selected

In aptitude, I selected the xubuntu-desktop task and was presented with a large number of package conflicts, per this example: It seems that both the 32- and 64-bit versions of packages are being ...
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ubuntu 14.04 loads to purple screen. nomodeset wont work

I have a lenovo g505s graphics card is Amd radeon hd 8550g with windows 8.1 pre installed (not my favorite os). I disabled secure boot, changed uefi to legacy mode. Then I loaded and successfully ...
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Tv Streaming on Ubuntu

I NEED to get access to some Traditional TV Channels (example: CNN , BBC , Discovery , History , National Geographic , ZDF .. etc) but I don't live in Europe so I can't Zattoo.. Joost doesn't seem to ...
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Ubuntu suitable for web designer or web developer?

Is Ubuntu suitable for web designer and web developer? I mean cross-browsing, comfortable work. I would like to see reviews from web designers or web developers about their experience working in ...
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Cannot locate Firefox Helper Location

I want to use specific applications to open files in Firefox. Where do I direct the Helper Application preference to to find that application?
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Origin won't load through Wine

I have Origin installed. When I go to open it it flickers like it's going to open but then Wine closes and Origin doesn't load. I've read the Wine boards and the Ubuntu boards and nothing is helping. ...
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New gpu freezes all the time

I just changed my 12 year old pc's os to ubuntu, 'cause microsoft stopped supporting it's native os, windows xp. The new os was so slow that it was unusable because of my jurassic hardware, so i ...
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Nvidia-173 driver package comes with the wrong and useless nvidia-settings app

I never understood why the nvidia-173 and/or nvidia-96 driver packages come together with some useless nvidia-settings package which shows an updated version namely nvidia-settings 304 or 331 or ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 does not boot

I have just made a new Ubuntu 14.04 installation on a new SSD Drive for my server. Previously I had a Ubuntu 12.04 installation that worked fine, but I have now changed harddrive to an SSD. The ...
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After Upgrading to Ubuntu 14.04, Indicator Applets are not showing in LXDE

after I updated to Ubuntu 14.04 and I use LXDE as my main DE. The indicator applet is not showing anymore even though I listed in the Add / Remove panel items. Anyone is also facing this problem? :)
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Disable bottom buttons on Lenovo touchpad

I just switched to a Lenovo ThinkPad T530 which has the two sets of buttons, one above and one below the touchpad. I never use the bottom row and because of their proximity to the edge I often trigger ...
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Ubuntu 14.04, 13.10 and 13.04 have terribly slow graphic performance

I think I've asked and googled this a lot of times. So many that I've lost the count. Anyway I have installed the three versions that I mentioned above and they all have the same issue and it is that ...
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Help removing ubuntu 12.10!

I have Ubuntu 12.10 on my laptop, no Windows. I have my system disks and tried to do a system recovery and it won't allow me. I've tried creating a boot disk and doing the "try ubuntu" and ...
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When I enter my password, it take a long time to show Desktop elements?

I've upgraded recently (13.10 -> 14.04). uname -r 3.13.0-24-generic The thing that annoy me is the time for dropping into desktop, it take more than 10 seconds! Is this problem related to ...
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How to completely remove kubuntu-desktop from ubuntu 14.04?

I installed kubuntu-desktop just to experiment with its interface. Then I decided to remove and did the traditional apt-get purge and autoremove but it seems elements of kubuntu are still there. For ...
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Problems with theme transparency

Good morning, I've installed Ubuntu 14.04 a while ago, and have this theme problem: In some apps (like gnome-tweak) I have transparent background where it shouldn't be... Does anyone have some ...
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Can't update to 14.04 because Software Updater can't set new software channels

I tried updating to Ubuntu 14.04 today, but Software Updater seems to be having some issues. First of all, I get the following message while the updater is preparing the update: Third party sources ...
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Ethernet and Wireless on Dell Latitude D520 stopped working after upgrade to 14.10

I have a Dell Latitude D520 that was wroking flawlessly until Ubuntu 14.10. During the installation the ethernet cable and wireless card worked but after the initial reboot the only way to connect to ...
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Kernel headers update makes VirtualBox ubuntu not responding

Recently I updated my kernel headers on Xubuntu VirtualBox and now system after booting it is totally frozen :-/. I have installed DKMS, VritualBox-DKMS but it did not fix it. I can use system only if ...
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Can't boot in Windows and can't run boot-repair after update to ubuntu 14.04

After update to 14.04 I can't boot in Windows 8 and in GRUB I have only 3 options instead of 7 I had previously. Also I tried to repair boot but I can't. Running: sudo add-apt-repository ...
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How to Install budgie-desktop in Ubuntu?

how to install budgie-desktop in Ubuntu from the source?

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