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Downloading a file is taking a file stored on a remote machine or attached device and transferring it to your computer to be stored.

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Need expert help very much!!! Troubled for a week about doesn't support architecture 'amd64' [closed]

enter image description here I can't update and download but still could upgrade. I tried various methods to solve it but failed. pls help.
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20.04 firefox snap - downloads can't be opened nor can containing folder

When I download a file, if I try to open it or it's containing folder all I get is the Launch Application dialog asking me to choose an application. No applications are listed for me to choose from ...
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Downloads using any application in terminal results to hanging download

When I'm using docker, mvn, or wget for downloading either an image, libraries or just about any file on he net, the download hangs. It's like it's stuck there for some time. The good thing with ...
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Unable to see in Snap applications

I have installed Ubuntu on my Mac Air and the applications are not showing up when I click on it. How can I do this so I can download some programs
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interactive pdf files download fails

Running ubuntu 18.04 Usually no problem downloading pdf, but since an online library website switched to interactive pdf form the download link shows an error message and I have been unable to either ...
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VideoDownloader Cannot to Download Videos from YouTube

I use UbuntuStudio 19.10 (I'm still waiting for the full 20.04 upgrading) I downloaded and Installed the app: "Video Downloader 0.2.6", from "unrud" (Gnome Software Center). Since 3 or 4 days ago, I ...
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type license is not known on line 5 in source list /etc/apt/sources.list.d/signal-xenial.list [duplicate]

I keep trying to download things from my terminal and everytime i get the same error message. type license is not known on line 5 in source list /etc/apt/sources.list.d/signal-xenial.list and as I ...
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Ubuntu 20.04 stopped before it finished

I got a laptop from my brother it has Linux I didn't know much about but I've been learning, well I got with Ubuntu 16 and upgraded to 18 then 20 came out so I followed all the tutorials of how and ...
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Ubuntu USB drive stick not working on MacBookPro (2006)

I purchased the Ubuntu USB drive stick to hopefully resurrect an old MacBook Pro (circa 2006.) I followed the steps to attach laptop to ethernet & then while simultaneously holding down Option key,...
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Transmission 2.94 on Ubuntu 20.04 doesn't work

Transmission after a fresh install of Ubuntu 20.04 doesn't download anything. Tried many suggestions in Ask Ubuntu; like 'picking a random port' in the network options and also trying to operate it ...
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Command 'chmod' not found, did you mean: [closed]

I was trying to install metasploit on ubuntu and i got this error : Command ' chmod' not found, did you mean: command 'chmod' from deb coreutils (8.30-3ubuntu2) Try: sudo apt install <deb name&...
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Release of Ubuntu 20.04 [duplicate]

can i download the official 20.04 Ubuntu here: https://releases.ubuntu.com/focal/ Or is it just a Beta or Test-Version? I will install the final version, is this the final version
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choppy USB mouse cursor during prolonged downloads yet touchpad is fine

When using laptop touchpad the cursor is fine however USB external mouse becomes erratically unresponsive during any large download (browser, wget, etc ) I am seeing this across many different ...
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Have Problem update and install most of new apps - 18.04.3 LTS

I would really appreciate if anyone can help me on this. It's been awhile that I have problem on updating and downloading new apps. I can't open the Software centre and when I try to download app ...
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Utorrent server downloads and uploads stuck at <1%

I' using 18.04 and installed utorrent server using the following guide: https://www.linuxbabe.com/ubuntu/install-utorrent-ubuntu-18-04-19-04 I managed to download 3 files and thought maybe I would ...
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Firefox snap package: how do I open downloaded files?

Firefox 75.0 (64bit)came preinstalled as snap package on Ubuntu 18.04, but has been giving trouble since The only way I can view a downloadable file is by saving it somewhere in my home directory and ...
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Where can the Ubuntu 20.04 release candidate be found? [closed]

I've checked the obvious places, including https://wiki.ubuntu.com/FocalFossa/ReleaseSchedule (which states the release candidate should have gone up yesterday) and http://cdimage.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/...
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How do I download old Ubuntu versions?

I want to create VMs of old versions of Ubuntu, such as 10.10, 8.04, 4.10 and more. But how do I download old versions of Ubuntu? My main idea is The Wayback Machine. But is there anything more easier ...
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How to throttle jigdo-lite's download rate

By using this command: jigdo-lite --noask http://cdimage.debian.org/image jigdo issues a call to wget like this /bin/sh /usr/bin/wget --user-agent=jigdo-lite/0.7.3 (GNU Wget 1.17.1 built on linux-...
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Ubuntu 18.04 crashes when downloading large files

I have a Ubuntu system 18.04, my PC has i7 core and GPU rtx 2070, when I download large files either from firefox or wget my system crashes. also from the syslog i got something like: BUG: unable to ...
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Do you know how to install google chrome to my desktop? [duplicate]

Can you help me download Google Chrome to my desktop, My OS is Ubuntu Linux, Or is Google no longer supporting it for 32-bit? What comes up after I click install is 64-bit, Will that work, Or is ...
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Unable to download ubuntu 18.04 both on a macbook and on a windows computer

I'm trying to download ubuntu 18.04 but when trying to verify the download I always get this message: ubuntu-18.04.4-desktop-amd64.iso: FAILED open or read shasum: WARNING: 1 listed file could not be ...
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automatic download for ubuntu mate is not starting

by using direct link to download ubuntu mate 64 bit 19.10 the download is not starting automatically there is no other link to do so. Any suggestion to this problem??
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Failure to download extra data files, ttf

Sometimes I am receving this window with message: When i press "run this action now" It asks me to authenticate, but I cant.
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Problem with loading some Google-related things on my Ubuntu 18.04

I recently set up a dual-boot on my laptop (Windows 10 pre-installed) and been having some trouble trying to recover a few of my files from Google Drive. When I go through my archives (using the site),...
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symlink downloads cant create nwq bookmark on Files | Ubuntu 19.10

The downloads on the bookmark decided to say unable to fine requested file since my downloads is just a symlink from my 2nd drive so i deleted the downloads on the bookmark and just drag the symbol ...
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How are downloads scheduled from hughes net with ubuntu

I want to download files during Hughes Net bounus hours. Searched several different ways on the internet with no luck. Does anyone know how to accomplish this?
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Can I install vim on Ubuntu live USB?

I am trying to install vim and it keeps throwing errors. I tried using sudo apt install vim, as well as sudo apt update before trying to install vim. Is this because Ubuntu is not fully installed or ...
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Is the Format of cdimage.ubuntu.com Static?

Is the site layout of cdimage.ubuntu.com static? If I make a script to zsync an installation ISO every couple weeks will it be working a couple months/years from now? If there are minor changes, do ...
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set Transmission upload/download

I have Ubuntu 18.04 LTS and Transmission (default) installed recently. OS is updated daily. My Transmission is slow. Internet recommendations are 5-6 years old. I follow general rules on how to choose ...
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Downloading multiple files that have their URLs stored in a file but with wildcards inside the file using wget

I have to download multiple log files from an internet page but only the files that have a specific name that I have on my file: In my file called "net" I have the following names but not the address ...
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How to save multiple image attachments from Gmail using specific name

I have an email (Gmail) with multiple image attachments that I would like to save to one of my folders. I know you can do "Download all attachments" using Gmail, but I would like to give my images a ...
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How to find the correct page for wget to download from?

I want to download all *.pdf files on a website recursively. What I could achieve so far is: Store the cookies needed for the login page with this question Download a specific file by copy and ...
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Import Google Calendar from URL by using a calendar.ics file in /var/www/html

I have a file in /var/www/html/calendar called calendar.ics that constantly gets updated with new event information. Google Calendar allows for directly adding calendars through URLs. I have my ...
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How do i set my Downloads dir in home as default for downloading file?

I accidentally moved my Downloads folder to some dir in usr. I moved it back to home but now all my files get downloaded in Documents and Downloads dir have root as owner have permission to create and ...
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Download ieee1394 for ubuntu 18.04 LTS

I'm search in internet where I can download the driver ieee1394 for a kernel version 5.0.0-32-generic, but I can't find it. Could somebody give me the url to download it? Thank you.
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Changing a filename before downloading / saving it

I am trying to figure out a way to change a filename before it is saved to my Downloads folder. However, I can't seem to find any way to do this. For example, before I save this file which I am ...
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utorrent download process

How can I download any file using utorrent server? I have already installed utorrent in my machine.
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Unable to install xdman in Ubuntu 19.10 [duplicate]

satish@satish-HP-Laptop-15q-ds0xxx:~$ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:noobslab/apps [sudo] password for satish: This PPA Contains Applications for Ubuntu/Linux Mint from different sources but debianized ...
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Requested formats are incompatible for merge and will be merged into mkv

I was trying to download from the YouTube youtube-dl -F 249 "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yXT1ElMEkW8" My version youtube-dl --version is 2019.11.28 I went through the link Requested formats are ...
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Download page for Ubuntu leads to unsecure http link

I needed to redownload ubuntu and the official site https://ubuntu.com/download/desktop leads to an unsecure http link http://ftp.antik.sk/ubuntu-releases/19.10/ubuntu-19.10-desktop-amd64.iso Is that ...
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unable to download apps using ubuntu software

unable to download any media player from the Ubuntu software and shows the error mentioned in figure of the Ubuntu software.tried downloading the SMPlayer, VLC media players
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Where does UTUBE (YouTube downloader) save files?

I have just installed UTube downloader on my Ubuntu system. It works great, except I can't locate the downloaded files after I close UTube.
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Ubuntu 19.10 download. Is there a problem? [duplicate]

I run 18.04 on my boat computer and wanted to try 19.10 on my desktop, but three download attempts have all failed after downloading 2.0 GB out of 2.3 GB. Is this a problem with the download or with ...
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I can not install Kompozer on ubuntu 19.04

I use Ubuntu 19.04 and I want to get Kompozer. I Searched for a long time, but all download - links are death or do not work. Can someone send me a download link, wich I can download and install ...
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Where does Winetricks download its MS dll files, fonts, etc. from?

Not the best at understanding code, and I did try digging through the Winetricks Repository already, but my question is where and how does winetricks get the Microsoft files from? Are they downloaded ...
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Download emails from office365 in 'company mode' via CLI

This is my first post on this site, so bare with me if the question is unclear or maybe allready answered (I've looke for several days, but no luck) Situation: I need to download an entire mailbox ...
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Download a list of files with wget using wildcards

I have a list of files like: test.com/image01.png test.com/image02.png test.com/image03.png ... test.com/image50.png and want to download them all. One way is to write all names in a file and then: ...
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VLC : Error, Unable to save subtitles

I use Ubuntu 18.04 with VLC 3.0.7. Since some time ago, I am not able to automatically download subtitles through VLC. I have to use the Click here to open the file option in the error dialogue and ...

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