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comment how to install DSP or LV2 effects(realtime effects) while playing music and videos in ubuntu 14.04 LTS?
Pulseaudio supports LADSPA-plugins. These offer a wide range of realtime audio effects.
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comment How do I recover files that testdisk found?
For Testdisk I wrote a short how to in my answer to this question: askubuntu.com/questions/286181/… - the filesystem to copy recovered files to needs to be mounted with write access. We can not copy files to the filesystem from where we had harvested them.
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comment Why I can't install Ubuntu even I'm using Ubuntu without installing?
How did yo "hide" Windows? Is this for a single hard drive or do you have multiple drives?
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comment How to resize VirtualBox window
See my answer to another question here where I linked to other relevant posts. Basically all you need is the guest additions.
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comment Why no swap partitions on SSD drives?
@ByteCommander See edit for some more points regarding your comment.
Jul
24
comment Oracle VM Virtualbox DOES NOT START
To guide you we may need to know the version of your host OS, the Virtual Box version you were trying to install, and most importantly how you installed it. Did you get any errors on installing?
Jul
24
comment How to securily erase hard drive with ubuntu live cd?
This is the recommended way to wipe SSDs but we should point out that on some drives it still may leave recoverable data remnants (which would not be a big issue for the usual private data but it may be for highly sensitive data).
Jul
24
comment How to securily erase hard drive with ubuntu live cd?
This method will not securely wipe data on a SSD - it should only be done on conventional hard drives.
Jul
23
comment when i open the game ark: survival evolved it crashes because if open gl why?
No issues here (14.04 - nvidia 340) ... try with upgrading your graphics drivers and do report the issue to the devs of this brilliant game ;)
Jul
21
comment How to download games for steam for another platform
Some games will also run from steam installed through Wine/PlayOnLinux.
Jul
21
comment How can I change my bluetooth speaker default passkey in Ubuntu
I suspected you do but I felt we need to complete this Q&A for other people who may come here. Changing the PIN of your device would not not be related to Ubuntu but is rather hardware specific. Many of such devices do have hard-coded PIN settings. Consult the manual of your device whether its PIN can be changes at all.
Jul
18
comment Headphones are playing a local radio station
You may be interested to hear how little is needed to hear a local radio signal: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Crystal_radio (those radio receivers do not even need a battery).
Jul
17
comment SSD - safe to use hibernate?
Hibernation is disabled by default in Ubuntu askubuntu.com/questions/94754/how-to-enable-hibernation and askubuntu.com/questions/614662/…
Jul
16
comment sequence of pacmd used by unity-control-center sound
AFAIK the pacmd way is broken at present. The Gnome control center will use dbus.
Jul
16
comment Not able to install the .deb package created by me
Packaging is not too hard but may not be as easy as the UF post suggests. See my answer to this question for some links to get started. In the long run it is much better to learn packaging the right way.
Jul
15
comment How can I change the pitch of audio on the fly?
This can be done with an LADSPA plugin. See my answer to this question for a pitch shifter: askubuntu.com/questions/43950/…
Jul
14
comment How does one install Canon MG series printer / scanner
possible duplicate of How can I install a Canon printer or scanner driver?
Jul
13
comment Resized VirtualBox VM disk, but when partitioning can't use all new available space
Somehow /sda2 appears to be missing...
Jul
12
comment Change root username
possible duplicate of How do I change my username?
Jul
11
comment How to reinstall Ubuntu but keep /home folder?
Untick format to keep your old HOME on installing to existing partitions.