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GDBus.Error Modem in Disabled State. Need help with setting up a USB modem

Relative newbie here. So brace yourselves, doublefold. I purchased three ZTE MF667 3g+ modems, to use, hopefully to connect to three at once ( no load balancing, just to connect and bridge to VMs ). I ...
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Stuck in emergency mode after boot - vgnew not found

I get this error when I try to start the computer and i can't pass it.
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Default Dark Mode not fully working on Ubuntu 22.10

I'm trying to use default dark mode on Ubuntu 22.10, however widgets on the top bar (GNOME panel) remain on light mode. I tried Tweak but even with that I couldn't fix it. Note: I have been upgrading ...
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How to configure Ubuntu 22.04 to boot in console/text mode only and have a 80 column x 25 row screen

How to configure Ubuntu 22.04 to boot in console/text mode only and have an 80-column x 25-row full screen? This is for a legacy application Running: sudo systemctl set-default multi-user.target does ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 LTS getting into emergency mode and then exiting I can use the system

I have a Dell Laptop on which I had factory-installed Ubuntu and at the time of writing this I am using Ubuntu 18.04.6 LTS. From past 2 days all of a sudden when I restart my laptop it takes quite an ...
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Splashy wallpaper not working in ubuntu 22.04 dark mode

I installed Splashy wallpaper in Ubuntu 22.04 and for light mode it works really fine but whenever I change to dark mode it switches back to the default jellyfish wallpaper. Thanks in advance.
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USB 3 stick detected on 480M bus when plugged in after boot, but on 5000M bus before boot

I have a strange problem on my laptop (Gigabyte Aero 15 Classic XA) running Ubuntu 21.10 (was the same on 20.04). When I plug in a USB 3 stick I get only USB 2 speeds. But when the same stick was ...
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Ubuntu 21.04 - Power mode completely disappeared

I have been using Ubuntu 21.04 for a month now and I noticed not too long ago that the Power Mode selection completely disappeared from the Power tab in the settings. I was wondering if it had ...
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Boot to Ubuntu 18.04.5 LTS Recovery Mode not working

I am not able to boot into my Ubuntu today because the computer was powered off during update. Now I am trying to use recovery mode, but then I cannot access the recovery mode menu. After I choose the ...
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Can't get into recovery mode on boot

I'm trying to fix a remote laptop to which I do not have any physical access. The person who uses this laptop has no technical knowledge so she can only do what I tell her to do over the phone. There ...
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Emergency mode screen and fsck doesn't work

I'm stuck at the "You are in emergency mode screen" (Ubuntu 20) while trying to log in into my machine. I booted from a liveUSB and run the command fsck but doesn't seem to work. First I ...
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“Restricted Mode” disabled but on youtube “Some results have been removed because Restricted Mode is enabled by your network administrator.”

This problem: "Some results have been removed because Restricted Mode is enabled by your network administrator." and "This video is restricted. Try signing in with a G Suite account." I am using ...
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What does mean DORMANT mode in ip link show wlan0?

As the title above, does anyone know what DORMANT mean in this output command ? $ ip link show wlan0 3: wlan0: <BROADCAST,MULTICAST,UP,LOWER_UP> mtu 1500 qdisc mq state UP mode DORMANT group ...
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graphics mode error in desktop ubuntu 18.04

I have trouble with my Ubuntu desktop 18.04. I wad installing a package and uninstalling a python3-minimal in two terminal at the same time.the battery gone empty and laptop went shutdown and WiFi go ...
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Ubuntu 19 problem getting into sleep mode

I hoped by now that installing Ubuntu/linux would be easy by now. But oh what was I wrong. I have one problem left. My dell xps 15 won't go into sleep mode. I got this error message in dmesg when it ...
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Display mode keeps changing in Ubuntu 19.04 and other versions

I'm using an additional screen alongside a laptop in my everyday work. The problem is, ever since I switched from Windows 10 to Linux, whenever I turn on PyCharm (CE) Display Mode is being switched [...
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Remove emergency mode permanently

I am currently having issues booting into my computer, I keep getting into emergency mode and my computer is unusable, more than likely this is a fsck issue but I am unable to fix it due to this mode ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 Emergency Mode install updates

You are in emergency mode. After logging in, type "journalctl -xb" to view system logs, "systemctl reboot" to reboot, "systemctl default" or ^D to try again to boot into default mode"< The ...
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Default mode bits for a network share?

I have a software RAID array set up on PC with Ubuntu 16.04 Gnome, with the resulting /dev/md0 formatted as EXT4 and mounted as /RAID. I'm using Samba to share various directories from this machine's ...
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18.04 only works in recovery mode

I upgraded from 17.10 to 18.04 following the prompts and instructions from Software Updater. Everything went smoothly. I could see the background image had changed form the Aadvark to the Beaver, and ...
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ubuntu 16.04; Screen won't return from sleep mode after desktop goes to sleep. also, would like to add hibernate mode to my pc

Just as the title says, my screen won't return from sleep mode after my PC goes to sleep and I wake it up. also, i would like to add hibernate mode to my pc. how would i go about doing that?
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When coming out of sleep mode, the system drive is put into read-only mode?

I just want to preface this by saying that I'm very new to Linux, so I'm sorry if I don't understand something that should be obvious. Basically, I run Ubuntu off of a USB drive on my laptop. After I ...
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Is there a key shortcut for "Presentation Mode" on Lubuntu

Currently using Lubuntu 16.04, old HP CQ20 laptop, with the LXDE and the XFCE power manager. Currently I just right click on the XFCE power manager icon to tick enable but it's clunky to do. I would ...
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Ubuntu 16.10 boots into Emergency Mode

Whenever I turn on my laptop running Ubuntu 16.10, it always boots into Emergency Mode. The only way to get Ubuntu to start successfully is to boot into recovery mode, use dpkg to repair broken ...
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Enable the calculator mode button [duplicate]

I'd like to use advance mode and programming mode in calculator. but it is not showing mode option button in 16.04 ubuntu. How to enable the calculator mode button.
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Problem Ubuntu 16.04 wifi infrastructure mode

I have recently updated my laptop from Ubuntu 14.04 to Ubuntu 16.04 For my university internet connection I must use infrastructure mode in the wifi configuration. When I try to set up the ...
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Ubuntu with tablet mode for Lenovo Yoga

I have just bought Lenovo Yoga 500 with Windows 10. I tried to replace it with Ubuntu 16.04 but then I realized that Ubuntu doesn't support tablet mode. Is there any working solution to this?
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Ubuntu 16.04 booting to emergency mode after updating windows 8.1 to windows 10 in dual boot [duplicate]

I updated my windows 8.1 to Windows 10 and then the grub menu was not appearing, it directly booted to Windows 10, I tried in cmd with this code ( bcdedit /set {bootmgr} path \EFI\Ubuntu\grubx64.efi )...
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Ubuntu log in/initialization mode

in what log in/initialization mode should ubuntu be for the GUI to boot automatically?
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airodump-ng not working

I am a beginner to Linux. I am having trouble with the command airodump-ng mon0. As soon as I do it I see the error: Interface mon0: ioctl(SIOCGIFINDEX) failed: No such device. I have tried: ...
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How to put ubuntu 14.04 LTS into Performance mode

I've tried the indicator-cpufreq but look at this: Screenshot of the indicator Rendimiento means High Performance and Ahorro de energía means Powersave. Seems like the indicator is obsolete, is ...
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HP Spectre x360 Disable Touchpad in Tablet Mode - Ubuntu 15.10

so I got ubuntu installed and figured out the sound issue and a few other problems but when I rotate my screen to the back so the laptop is in tablet mode, the touchpad is still active. Ubuntu ...
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Can not boot ubuntu into default mode

I'm newbie with ubuntu, when I start up Ubuntu, my Ubuntu can not boot into default mode and I received massage following message. Please help me, Thanks you so much.
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How i lock Recovery Mode in Ubuntu 12.04

I want it so that when anybody tries to edit my Ubuntu in recovery mode, then it is required to give the password to edit this: Example of recovery mode entry:
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15.04 Only Boots in Recovery Mode After CPU Change

I moved from an FX-6300 to an i5-4690k so I could have an ITX-size computer, and transplanted both the hard drive and the GPU. Gnome wasn't very happy about this, so now when I try to boot normally, ...
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Strange characters when booting ubuntu 14.04.2 with TEXT mode

i've installed xubuntu 14.04.2 desktop x86 on my laptop. i changed /boot/grub/grub.cfg to have it booting with TEXT mode. everything works find but one: strange characters are shown before showing ...
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freezing/hanging at startup/login [closed]

My Ubuntu 14.04.1 setup freezes while I am on the internet, and now it won't start anymore. I get a black screen after login and I can't use Ctrl+Alt+F1. When I run the recovery mode it gets stuck at ...
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Setting best display mode as default

I use two resolutions - 1680x1050x60Hz for general usage and 1280x1024x75Hz for CS:GO playing. I have set 1280x1024 in CS:GO settings, but when it launches it sets itself at 60Hz. For this moment I ...
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How do I start the Textual (non-graphical) installer?

I'm using the Desktop version of Ubuntu. As soon as the installer starts, I type the Escape key which reveals the F1-F6 options. Tying Escape again gives this dialog: **"You are leaving the ...
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Ubuntu server 14.04 can't update internet problem

I recently installed a fresh copy of Ubuntu server 14.04. The install was fine. But after the install the problems begin. To be sure I have al the recent updates I typed sudo apt-get update. The ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 kiosk mode with custom session not working

I've installed Ubuntu 13.10 and I'm trying to enter kiosk mode in chromium right on boot, but nothing is working. I've been using this method (http://nexxylove.tumblr.com/post/22690398464/ubuntu-web-...
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Ubuntu Touch Desktop/Dock Mode

I recently installed Ubuntu Touch dualboot on my Nexus 4. I am considering buying a Slimport HDMI adapter and want to know if Desktop (Dock) mode is functional in the latest release of Ubuntu Touch (...
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how to disable monitor sleep/blanking? [duplicate]

Ubuntu server system (no X installed) that runs several networking daemons. It's been headless for years but I recently attached a monitor to it and installed some cli monitoring utilities (glances ...
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Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS installation mode "Install a command-line system" missing?

I just wanted to install a command-line system from my Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS ISO and the option for that is missing. Am I missing something in the process or what could be the fault? Trying to use it ...
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13.04 wont start, "cant identify screen, graphics card etc..." error [duplicate]

Trying to start 13.04 after a recent installation. A window appears that says "Cannot correctly detect the screen, graphics card, and input device settings" You will need to set these yourself. ...
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Huawei E367 USB mode switch

Hi! I tried mode switching, but it always fails to switch. The USB storage is detached, but the mode switching fails and the product id stays at "1446" and doesn't change to "1506". Here is the script ...
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The system is running in low graphics mode [duplicate]

I am using Ubuntu 12.1 and this morning when I started my computer I received the above message. From what I understand this is not an uncommon issue, and I attempted to fix it using several of the ...
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How to turn Ubuntu into kiosk mode from a running session?

Is it possible to turn Ubuntu (12.10 ) into kiosk mode from, for example, a shortcut on the desktop? As a newbie, how can I write this script? If it isn't clear, you can compare this with a ...
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X server doesn't restart

I recently installed nvidia's cuda toolkit in ubuntu 12.04. After restarting the computer, it stays in console mode. When I run sudo service lightdm restart, it gets stuck mid execution and the ...
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12.10 nvidia driver issues

After installing the nvidia drivers from the additional drivers tab of software sources, running nvidia-xconfig and dpkg-reconfigure xorg xorg-server xorg-server-core, the system still boots into low ...
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