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In addition to the "Printers" application, there is a CUPS web interface that can be used to view and manage printers and print jobs on your computer. Open a web browser and point it to http://localhost:631 and the print interface should appear.


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Calling the queue window in one double-click Couldn't resist automating the job in a .desktop file in a scandalously dirty hack. Install xdotool sudo apt-get install xdotool Copy the code below into an empty file, save it as printerqueue.desktop Then either keep it on your desktop and make it excutable, or save it in ~/.local/share/applications To ...


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This is somewhat hidden in the GUI, but accessible through a keyboard shortcut: Press the Ubuntu logo on the launcher bar, type printers, open the Printers app. While in the Printers app, press Ctrl + F. A list of jobs will appear. From this list one can manage jobs, delete them, etc. I've tested this on Ubuntu 14.04 and on Lubuntu 16.04 with Unity. I ...


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This is not a bug. The menu is for you to select a folder. Not a single file. You select the folder and when you click on Open, thumbnails of the images in that folder are created in the left window. You can then select any thumbnail you like and it automatically becomes the background image.


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Check out mkvtoolnix. Think it might do what you need it to. https://mkvtoolnix.download/downloads.html#ubuntu Edit: sudo apt-get install mkvtoolnix mkvtoolnix-gui


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Problem: At the moment there is no way to get rid of this extraordinarily annoying bug! This issue has been pottering along for several years, witness the following 2 inter-related bug reports: Launchpad 2011: Status Bar Covers File Name at Bottom Gnome Bugzilla 2011: Tooltip display for last item makes item uneditable (when not using status bar) You ...


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The new GNOME Games app is a frontend for many games. Unfortunately, it's not been packaged for Debian or Ubuntu yet.


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Ubuntu 15.04 and later uses runlevel 5 (called as graphical.target) as its default graphical target. Earlier versions before 15.04 used the runlevel 2 as its default graphical mode. Runlevels in Ubuntu 15.04+ ┌─────────┬───────────────────┐ │Runlevel │ Target │ ├─────────┼───────────────────┤ │0 │ poweroff │ ├────...


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Handbrake does all these things and more. Can be installed with sudo apt-get install handbrake. Website : https://handbrake.fr/


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It could be done by editing the file: /usr/lib/mate-menu/mate-menu.py then adding one line: self.toggleMenu() # added by me for me it was lines 547-549, watch out for indentions, 8 empty spaces before the third line, it should look like that: def enter_notify(self, applet, event): self.do_image(self.buttonIcon, True) ...


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Follow the path from: KDE Button > System Settings > Application and System Notifications From here drill a little deeper: Manage Notifications > Applications > Event Source > KDE Workspace Scroll down to 'Login' and from there you can select a new sound. The screenshot below illustrates this on my own system:


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There are 2 possible methods for fixing this issue, best tried in the order given here: Ensure Tumbler is installed: sudo apt-get install tumbler tumbler-plugins-extra Generate a new config file by closing Thunar and then running: mv ~/.config/Thunar ~/.config/Thunar.bak and then reopening Thunar. This will generate a new, default configuration file. ...


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I assume you have a clean install of Ubuntu Server. The apt command is equivalent to apt-get. I've tested all myself (except the first one). If you want a remote desktop like vnc server, you will need at least 3,4,5 or 6. See more info here: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/ServerGUI Run GUI applications without GUI sudo apt install xauth Then any gui ...



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