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Questions regarding usage of software/apps [duplicate]

I am presently a Windows user planning to switch to Ubuntu. My only concern is whether I will be able to use applications like Bit Torrent and Adobe products like Photoshop, Indesign and Premiere
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What Application Indicators are available?

This question exists because it has historical significance, but it is not considered a good, on-topic question for this site, so please do not use it as evidence that you can ask similar questions ...
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What kinds of desktop environments and shells are available?

This question exists as it fills a specific criterion. While you are encouraged to help maintain its answers, please understand that "big list" questions are not generally allowed on Ask Ubuntu and ...
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What's the difference between Google Chrome and/or Chromium? What are the advantages/disadvantages to each?

I used Google Chrome in Windows, and am now using Chromium in Ubuntu. Is there any difference to the two programs? What are the advantages and disadvantages to each program? Which one seems better?
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4answers
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How do I enable the “Universe” repository?

How do I get to the Universe Repository in supported versions of Ubuntu?
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How do I install applications in Ubuntu?

How can I install applications like Google Chrome on Ubuntu? Are there any commands to install an application? Index of answers: Basic usage of APT, Synaptic Package Manager and Ubuntu Software ...
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Sha1sum Mismatch! Clarification

I just started using Ubuntu, and I'm trying to get Wine up and running. By using Winetricks I'm trying to install some software and I keep getting this error message: http://i.imgur.com/l65jhSa.png ...
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Plugins/Extension to Download videos (Similar to IDM) [duplicate]

How can I download videos on youtube and other platforms. Which is the best downloader compared to IDM in windows. How do I configure it and its extension in any browser on linux for example chromium?
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Can Filemaker Pro work on Ubuntu? [closed]

FileMaker Pro 12 (or any other version) work on Ubuntu? Or will I have to run a dual boot system in order to run these Windows programs?
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Install options/procedures and portability

I am very new with Linux, but I can tell that I am happy with it. But against its main rival, Windows, one can take an .exe or .msi put it on a USB/CD/DVD and take it everywhere, store it for future ...
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What are the top video and audio converting software available for Linux? [closed]

What is important is the functionality of the software Simply the software should recognize as much formats as possible. It should contain lots and lots of conversion options; which basically means ...
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2answers
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how to support exe files in ubuntu and how to download wine [duplicate]

please help me so that i can use all windows applications and softwares so i could daily use ubuntu.I need microsoft office 13,photoshop cs6,nero 10 and other all softwares to support in my ubuntu ...
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Command/App to convert video files [duplicate]

Anyone know how to batch convert multiple video files into smaller sizes?
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WINDOWS 7 PROGRAMS USING UBUNTU [duplicate]

I no longer have Windows 7 installed on the system unfortunately. Can I still use Windows 7 programs, whether or not the programs are on USB, CD or downloaded files? Sometimes Ubuntu or the system ...