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Questions tagged [downloads]

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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Download a website

I want to download this webpage located deep: example.com/a/b/c/d The problem that I am having is that wget --recursive --page-requisites example.com/a/b/c/d does not download the css or js files. It ...
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How can I end 18.04.1 download correctly?

I downloaded the 18.04.1 .iso of 1.8 GB four times and every time it failed right at the end with the same error: Aug 14 21:34:08 Charles-PC gnome-session[2018]: Nautilus-Share-Message: Called "net ...
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Where does apt store downloaded packages? [duplicate]

I know that apt-get ( as in sudo apt-get install vim) stores downloaded packages in /var/cache/apt/archives. However, when using apt (as in sudo apt install vim) instead, there are no packages stored ...
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Why does downloading with ClipGrab fill root instead of the specified location? [duplicate]

I'm downloading some movies to my external hard disk using ClipGrab but my root directory is getting filled up. Output of df -h -x tmpfs -x squashfs: Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on ...
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18.04 download 'image not recognized' by high sierra [duplicate]

Goal: dual boot on 27" iMac (late 2013), but 18.04 download gets 'image not recognized' (many downloads, over the weeks). So far, no web-published solution has changed this response. (I ran 17.10 on a ...
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Problem opening monero-gui-v0.12.2.0. Please Help! [duplicate]

I’m having trouble opening monero-gui-v0.12.2.0 in Ubuntu 18.04. Can any one help? I've searched for the answer in several forums and no one has a solution that works. Please help. I really don't ...
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.csv Translation Error

I trade cryptocurrencies and when I download an exchange trade history for accounting reasons the .csv file has one line of Chinese characters instead of the trades made. I'm using Ubuntu 18.04 LTS. ...
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Download Ubuntu for win 7 32 bit [duplicate]

Where can I download Ubuntu for 32 bit Windows 7? I searched the website but I could only find the download for 64 bit Windows. Also, I cannot use torrent in my country.
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wine needs Mono but does not install it

Just installed the latest wine on 16.04 (all updated+upgraded) and tried to run a windows installer "wine nn4me.exe" and it showed "...needs .NET, but it is better to use ... Mono ..." and an "...
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Unable to download files (18.04)

so I recently got Wifi on my Linux, so I went to go download some programs such as Discord and Steam. They both successfully download from my browser, however when I get to install them via Ubuntu ...
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External hard drive keeps powering down

Is it possible to prevent an external hard drive from powering down? I left the drive on over the night for a large download, but when I checked it in the morning, the download failed with the ...
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Download ubuntu14.04 It@school

How to download ubuntu 14.04 It@school iso . Could anybody Please send to me a link to download this
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Can't download or upload with Chrome

I'm new to Linux, and this might seem ridiculous to ask. Whenever I press to upload or download a file from Chrome, the Files window seems to appear outside reach, which precludes me from selecting ...
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How can I download an encrypted Mega link?

I'm running Ubuntu 18.04 on my PC. I use megatools to download mega files but it doesn't work on encrypted links.
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Vpn double speed but same time

This is more a question about how the system works than a practical problem. When I try to download something I get the same flat speed, let's say 10MB, but when I use a VPN the gnome speed applet ...
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How am i supposed to download an older version of Ubuntu [duplicate]

Im confused looking for an older version of Ubuntu, i know that you can download it using bittorrents but is there any other way, just by desktop downloading. I just want desktop ubuntu 16.04 version. ...
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Need help with: “file type Gzip archive is not supported”

I’ve downloaded the Ltc core wallet on Ubuntu 16.04, 32bit. When I try opening the folder, a message tells me ‘file type Gzip archive is not supported’. So I downloaded Xarchiver and tried again, with ...
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Ubuntu not installing on XPS15

I downloaded the Ubuntu iso and did all the step for a bootable usb it reaches the ubuntu loading screen and then is stuck there The usb works since I used it to install ubuntu on another old laptop I ...
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Which iso file should I download for dual boot with Windows 8? [duplicate]

I want to dual boot Windows 8 with Ubuntu, but don't know which iso file should I use. My Windows 8 Specifications Are: OS - Windows 8.1 , 64 bit Brand - Lenevo Processor - Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-4030U ...
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How do you add the snap store to Synaptic?

When I search in Synaptic for snaps that I know exist, they do not show up. How do you add the snap store to the repositories in Synatpic?
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where do I download ubuntu desktop for intel? [duplicate]

When I download ubuntu, it always gives me an image for amd... Like ubuntu-18.04-desktop-amd64.iso Where can I find an download for Intel? I try to install that through Oracle VirtualBox so maybe I ...
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What is the best way to download file form mega?

I just installed Ubuntu couple days ago, I like it but I have a problem that every time I need to download files from mega I need to switch to Windows, is there a good way to download mega? Megatools ...
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Cannot download (anything) in Ubuntu 17.04 [duplicate]

I installed Ubuntu recently , I tried to update it but it responses that it is Failed , I couldn't download anything from the software center, I can't even install any plug-ins or chrome or even vlc !!...
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Downloading Ubuntu [duplicate]

I just downloaded the file with the extension ".iso". I click on it and nothing happens. I opened up VirtualBox to try and use it and I get an error message about a kernel module. (Kernel driver not ...
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Can't Download Ubuntu for some reason

I have tried downloading Ubunto iso from the website. When I click to download it says it will take 2 days then stop every time. I have tried on different computers as well as restarted my modem / ...
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Downloaded file keeps respawning after I delete it, Ubuntu 16.04

first time on here. Novice user. Downloaded a folder with a bunch of videos in it. When I move or delete the folder, it keeps reappearing in my downloads file and the videos inside it gradually ...
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I'm currently on Ubuntu version 14.04. How can I update not to the newest version but to 16.04? [duplicate]

I know 17.10 is the latest. I'm on 14.04. I want to go to 16.04 not 17.10. All tutorials I see online tell how to update to newest version. Update 1: That answer is about servers. I'm talking about ...
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Downloading Ubuntu to SD card

Helle. I have small eMMC drive on ASUS vivobook l401na. How do download ubuntu to sd card to try it as my windows leaves hardly any space on drive?
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Disk-space loss after failed download

I'm using Ubuntu 17.10 on a Dell Vostro 3500. I tried to download a 7GB file using Mozilla Firefox... The download failed due to insufficient memory although I checked and was supposed to have 11GB ...
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How do I install ubuntu on a blank hard drive without using dvd or usb?

How do I install ubuntu on a blank hard drive without using dvd or usb? I have a computer with an extra blank drive thats been formatted. I want to download ubuntu onto the blank drive and install it ...
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Cant acces files on my HDD to upload , download : '/media': Permission denied with Chromium

I installed Ubuntu(dualboot) with no problems on my ssd , and my hdd (ntsf) is mounted with permission to write and read files on. I cant acces files on my HDD to upload , even download when the ...
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Why are downloaded files only editable when I run gedit as root?

First of all: I'm just starting with ubuntu other than "quick one time use in a virtual machine". Well I fully appreciate the fact that there's a big difference between running as root and running as ...
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error: checksum failure file: sources/expat-2.1.0.tar.gz

I am try to download RTEMS source builder and build a tool chain following the instruction in this page. The problem that I have seems to be a package download automatically through sourceforge.net: ...
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Install x86 virtualization sokution installed AND DKMS: install completed but still cannot download driver how can I fix?

I found the option that I could install DKMS then try driver download again. Still not able to select and apply. Please assist!
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Firefox temporary folder (not cache)

I would like to download big file (over 5 GB) from MyAirBridge.com as free user. This service requires to click on link, then it "prepares download" for several hours but ability to save it on local ...
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wget stuck in the middle of mirroring a webpage

I was mirroring a website with the following command: wget -m -nc -p -E -k -np -e robots=off https://www.somesite.com/ & disown And everything was going on alright until I saw that it was stuck ...
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Downloading Correct ISO for MacBookPro

My iMac, 17-inch, 2GHz Intel Core 2 Duo is well past its sell-by date but runs well. I want to install Ubuntu on it. Downloaded ver 16 64bit but the keyboard wouldn't respond - apparently and altho ...
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Automatically set execute permission for downloaded executables from known sources

If I understand correctly, Ubuntu would only set read and write permissions for files downloaded from the internet because umask is applied to the files. Is there a way for files to have execute ...
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can't download ubuntu onto usb stick [duplicate]

I tried to install Ubuntu onto a USB stick but it doesn't install all of the files. I don't see the Ubuntu logo appearing in my USB drive, only an ideogram of a sheet with a folded corner and it will ...
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How to download with wget or curl?

With simple wget -c or curl -O no download (timeout!), but I see as a normal page in my browser, http://www.planalto.gov.br/CCivil_03/leis/2002/L10406compilada.htm so, how to download it by basic ...
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Downloading windows 10 virtual machine always fail

I want to download a virtual image of Windows 10 but each time I do it it fails as can be seen on this screenshot : My guess is that my tmp folder is too small. What can I do to ba able to download ...
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Making curl-derived data in stdout executable

I've downloaded a raw form of a bash script from my personal Github account, into stdout with curl and tried executing it with Bash: curl https://raw.githubusercontent.com/user/repo/master/script.sh |...
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How to make wget recursive download begin from a local file?

I want to download all the images that a webpage links to with wget recursive download with the following command: wget -nd -r -l 2 -P /images -A jpeg,jpg,bmp,gif,png aaa.bbb/ccc?a=1&b=2... But ...
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How to download Facebook videos from command line?

I try to download videos from Facebook from command line. This is what I have used: youtube-dl https://www.facebook.com/Roscosmos/videos/2032700800317930 And as a result I get this error message: [...
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Alternative to downthemall

i used to download updates via synaptic mark all upgrades then save script because the internet is too slow here then open the generated file by firefox then i used downthemall manager to download all ...
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Download a file from a share download link with wget [closed]

Hi for example if I want to download this file. https://8ruce.stackstorage.com/s/G1BhgpdocnuLYQq I first have to press download to start downloading the file. But I can't find the link of file url ...
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Routing Downloads to Custom Folders based on type, source, or other criteria (For Quantum)

I want to direct downloads to specific locations based on criteria, similar to Chrome's "Save file to" addon
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Can't download Ubuntu Server 17 from my country [closed]

I'm trying to download Ubuntu Server 17 but the link doesn't work for me. I'm in Iran and this link that generates for me doesn't work correctly http://mirror.rasanegar.com/ubuntu/cd/17.10/ubuntu-...
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Automatically download file after boot

I have a direct link to a file (PDF) on the WWW. The file is updated every day. I would like to download it every day in order to keep track of the changes. What's the easiest way to do this ...
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How to execute a Bash script from Github?

Say this I have the following file my_cool_file.sh in a Git repository in Github (or BitBucket for that matter) named my_cool_repo. The file is a script used to install ConfigServer's well known CSF-...