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Are you using Tor? (The Onion Router, a way to anonymize your web browsing) Many website owners use free DDOS protection services from CloudFlare. Since many automated website attacks (such as botnets) use Tor to anonymize and hide their identity, CloudFlare forces all Tor users to complete a security check before accessing websites that use their ...


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Just keep your Lubuntu installation and add the KDE packages. No need for a second installation or anything else. Be aware - all those thousand Ubuntu-distributions basically use just different default packages - thats all. Therefor if you want another desktop environment, install the related packages and that's it. The following command should be enough ...


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Lubuntu just uses LXDE. You can install that alongside whatever other desktop environments you have installed. Run sudo apt-get install lubuntu-desktop to install it. Log out, look for a gear icon or Budgie logo icon, press it and select LXDE or Lubuntu Desktop before logging back in. Fresh installs are usually better, but this is easier and takes less ...


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In case of problems with logging in: it could be that purging deleted a needed file in /home/$USER/ or it changed permissions on a needed file. If the problems occur before login it is more than likely related to the video card driver. 1st thing to do is to go to a TTY (control alt f1). You can use apt-get to re-install ubuntu with: sudo apt-get install ...


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I finally got success to install Lubuntu: I started the installation with the options: acpi = off / noapic / nomodeset. Installed lubuntu normally, and the OS worked like a charm, subsequently I updated the video driver (NVIDIA). I hope this serve someone who is having the same problem. Thank you!


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Firefox 47 uses gtk3. PCManFM, the default version supplied with Lubuntu, uses gtk2. The industrial theme covers only gtk2. See /usr/share/themes/Industrial. There's no gtk-3.0 folder in there. If you want Firefox to be themed decently, find a gtk3 theme! You can increase the width of the scrollbar area (in some themes) by playing with the theme's gtk-...



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