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Questions tagged [restart]

the act of stopping & starting a process, or rebooting an entire PC.

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Dell Inspiron 15 5577 running 18.04 will not shut down

Simply whenever I try to restart or power off the computer, it will freeze and stop responding, forcing me to hard shut it down. This happens any time I try to restart; random freezes also occur, ...
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Lubuntu Lost Display settings after restart

I Installed Lubuntu After restart I lost my dual display settings, and I must do this again. I must deselect one display, change the resolution and then select the second display. How I can fix it? ...
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Safe value for DefaultTimeoutStopSec

I'm using ubuntu 18.04 on a strong PC, but it takes a very long time to shutdown/restart. After researched I fixed it by change the value of DefaultTimeoutStopSec in /etc/systemd/system.conf to 1s. It ...
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After restarting Ubuntu 18.04 it's not opening. I am beginner so doesn't quite understand what's happening.How can I fix it?

I am beginner so doesn't quite understand what's happening. How can I fix it? A number of ok statuses are coming and the screen is blinking again and again. Attatching the screenshot for the same
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My Ubuntu suddenly restart when I try to install software

I installed Ubuntu 18.10. After that, I updated and upgraded it. My problem is: when I try to install any software, either via Ubuntu software or via Terminal, it's suddenly restart (many times). My ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 restart loop: computer turns on but won't boot up, possibly after software installation

I installed Ubuntu less than a month ago and since then have been playing around with things I can do so I may have broken something in the process. Recently I have restarted my computer (Matebook x ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 network stops working and requires restart

I've installed Ubuntu 18.04 a month ago and at times the network connection stops working and i have to restart it ( turn it off and on from the UI, not pc restart ). And it works after, but sometimes ...
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Ubuntu won't shut down!

I am using asus k40IE laptop and want to install Ubuntu 16.04 or newer versions.The laptop is quite old. But Ubuntu won't shut down (hants at showing ubuntu logo) at all. Shutdown also gets stuck with ...
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How do I shutdown/restart bionic beaver?

I just installed Bionic Beaver (Ubuntu 18.04), and I don't see how to shut it down or restart it from the GUI. I had to shut it down from a terminal window. I'm surely being stupid, but I need ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 hangs when logoff, restart and shutdown

I bought a new hp notebook 15-bxxx. Installed Ubuntu 18.04 after installing tried to restart the laptop and it is getting hang even for shutdown also laptop hangs. Then my friend suggested to install ...
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How do I stop immortal / immortalctl process?

This is driving me nuts! I've been bombarding immortal to stop a process so I can update it, but it... won't stop... That process is immortal (pun intended)! I'm trying to stop a .NET Core MVC ...
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Ubuntu won’t restart with modem usb inserted

I may need to update this with more info later today but... I’m using an MTC-H5 modem through a USB connection with Ubuntu to upload data from a remote location. So it is important to have a script ...
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Do the same set of graphics drivers work across ubuntu versions?

I have an Asus Laptop which had ubuntu 18 installed on it. On fine day my laptop started restarting automatically on moving it even slightly. (details!). Now the same thing happens with ubuntu 16 or ...
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Ubuntu 18 keeps on restarting automatically (triggered by moving the laptop) [closed]

I have a ubuntu 18.04 system on an Asus ZenBook laptop. I am facing the issue that my laptop keeps on restarting again and again. It started an hour ago. I have tried shutting down once but problem is ...
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Losing wifi on restart [BCM4360 - 18.04 LTS]

I have a macbook air (2015, Model A1465). The chipset is BCM4360: *-network description: Wireless interface product: BCM4360 802.11ac Wireless Network Adapter vendor: Broadcom ...
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The command line is weird after creating a new screen

Well when I log in, I normally see username@name:directory# but when I go to my screen, created by an bash script every restart screen -S "Name" -d -m, it only displays a #. Additionally commands like ...
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Run a bash script on restart, as soon as the screen package is loaded

So I am running a c# Console Application on my Ubuntu 18.04 system. So basically I want to start it with an argument ./MyApplication 1 in a new screen screen -S. So I already tried using services, but ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 LTS keep freezing [duplicate]

I recently switched my Acer laptop to Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (I had Windows and Linux 16). I'm having a problem where it keeps freezing and becoming entirely unresponsive. Does anyone have any suggestions?
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Screen brightness reset to Max after every restart [duplicate]

Every time my PC Ubuntu 18.04 LTS turn off and then turn it back on the brightness is always set back at the maximum. I like to use lowest brightness for my pc. I've tried using xbacklight set ...
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ubuntu 16.04 server restarting every 10 Minutes

I have a problem on a new intstalled ubuntu server. The machine is restarting every 10 Minutes, without warning. Does anyone know where this could come from? Can anyone tell me where I can get more ...
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i am trying to install Ubuntu 14.04.5 (32 bit) along window 7 32-bit on my PC but its not installing

When I am on the page of try Ubuntu and install Ubuntu. I click on install Ubuntu and next page asks want to download other 3rd party application i click on everything. Next page is installing Ubuntu ...
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Ubuntu dual boot can't restart without battery charger but can boot

I just bought a new laptop Lenovo legion Y520 with pre-installed Windows 10 on SSD. I installed Ubuntu 16.04.04 LTS on HDD. I can do dual boot successfully by switching Intel RST (for Windows) to ...
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I've just installed Ubuntu 18.04 and after the system installation is complete, I get this prompt

Please remove the installation medium, then press reboot But there is no way to reboot other than holding down the power button.
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Having a real problem with systemctl networking

I am having an impossible time trying to restart systemctl networking. I am intermediate at linux and with all the new stuff in Ubuntu 18.04 with netplan and such, it's as if I know nothing at this ...
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Laptop installed only Ubuntu 18.04 crashes and restart automatically when I loginned in the ubuntu [duplicate]

I have this problem, I googled, but couldn't find the exactly same problem as me. The problem is : Everday I turn on my laptop, login ubuntu 18.04(I only installed ubuntu on my laptop, single OS), ...
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Lamp server doesn't restart

I'm new with Ubuntu and Terminal, I have Ubuntu 18.04. First time I installed LAMP server using tasksel...and everything was working fine, and then, after some time, I can't start anything. I tried to ...
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Ubuntu 18.04: Slow shutdown

After a clean install of Ubuntu 18.04 LTS, I am experiencing very slow shutdowns , When I press esc the following are shown . "A stop job is running for IIO sensor Proxy service (s /1min 32s)" ...
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18.04 hanging problem

I have installed ubuntu 18.04 in my dell inspiron 3551 and having problem during shutdown/restart. The laptop gets hang and the shutdown does not completes successfully. Also when I move down the ...
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Was doing some update & installs last night (link given below). Upon restart am now given a logon loop & cannot get into my 18.04. How do I repair?

https://www.ubuntupit.com/best-things-to-do-after-installing-ubuntu/ Used the above link & once done restarted only to get stuck in a logon loop ie. continuously provide logon details without ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 sleep issue [duplicate]

1 out of 5 times i leave my laptop to sleep mode. My Ubuntu in resumed like i have restarted the device, all the application are closed and during start of my laptop lid it is showing list of ...
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restart program when it crashes / closes by self

Hi i am wanting to restart a program which i need to have it run 24/7 the app is minergate. The issue I am having is that the app / program feezes and shuts down - this is a known issue with the 8.1 ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 is not starting after installation [duplicate]

I just installed the new Ubuntu desktop version completely new (not as an update). This was successful. But then I needed to restart the computer and after unlocking the cryptsetup successfully, the ...
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Difference between `gnome-shell --replace` and r in Alt+F2

Does typing r in Enter a Command dialog that appears after Alt+F2 key combination is used do the same thing as opening a terminal and executing gnome-shell --replace &? Specifically, do they ...
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No access to desktop after upgrade to 18.04 LTS

I can't access the desktop when I restart my PC after upgrading from 17.10 to 18.04 LTS. It just keeps taking me to a command terminal. I will appreciate any form of assistance and help.
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Ubuntu 18.04 takes long time to shutdown/restart/logout

I recently installed Ubuntu 18.04 in my lenovo Ideapad y520. It is taking very long to shutdow/restart/logoff. It freezes sometimes and I need to shutdown system using power button. Has anyone gone ...
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Ubuntu 16.04.4 Restart and Power off do not shut down the system - it just hangs

I'm using Ubuntu 16.04.4. Restart, Power off, shutdown does not work I bought a samsung notebook.(i5-7500, 8G memory, SSD 250G, HDD 1TB, video NVIDIA GTX1050, Windows 10 installed in SSD) I have ...
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Can I figure out why my system started? Was it due to WOL?

Recently my computer turned on unexpectedly. It is configured to respond to WOL (Wake-On-LAN) but at that time I didn't send any magic packet. It came on out of nowhere. How can I figure out why it ...
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How do I get ubuntu 16.04 to shut down without errors?

After doing an upgrade to ubuntu 16.04, my computer will not shut down normally or restart. The screen keeps scrolling a whole bunch of errors over and over. The only way to restart the system is ...
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A command to make Windows 10 hibernate and restart in Ubuntu and the other way around? [duplicate]

Since I do this often, I was wondering if this is even possible: I'd like to be able to tell Windows 10 to hibernate and then restart the PC into Ubuntu. I'd also like to do the same thing from Ubuntu ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 unusable due to sudden reboots

I've installed Ubuntu 16.04 months ago after experiencing serious problems with Windows, including sudden freezes (pretty frequent, even though some sessions could last hours without any problems ...
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Apache server keep starting many time

i am facing issue with Apache server, it's keep starting like below screen shot. i tried to restart but still am facing issue. can any one please help on this issue
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My PC doesn't want to make a final rebooting to end up the installation of Ubuntu 16.04

smarty people, I'm a total noob on OS subject, so I'll be very thankful if you excuse me for the elementary lvl of my question. I've tried to install the last update desktop version of Ubuntu 17.10, ...
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Latest upgrade of Ubuntu 18.04 leads to automatic sleep and wake servers [closed]

My servers behave strange 5 days now. They go to sleep mode after about 10 minutes and on again, and off, and on periodic. Power configuration is Suspend Off. I do not how to fix. Both servers are ...
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reboot ubuntu server 14 gracefully?

So I have a ubuntu server that has two tmux session that are running in the background and a few other applications on the background. Is there a way to create a scrip that would gracefully exit the ...
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How can I fix my pc restart problem after gpu configuration?

I have a 6 Nvidia GPU geforce 1070, amd cpu pc for mining purposes. I was trying some scripts to test the nvidia coolbits command so I could get the gpu fan speeds fixed, but ended changing them in ...
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cannot restart when sshfs active

As the subject says, when sshfs is being used, which is pretty much all the time, I can't stop or restart ubuntu on my dell xps 13 laptop. Any ideas?
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Different key combination to restart X server

This is not a duplicate of many many questions asked about enabling CTRL+ALT+BACKSPACE. I need a user defined key combination to restart the X server, I find myself doing the default key sequence a ...
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Ubuntu 17.10 - Restarts when powered off

Running Ubuntu 17.10 on my desktop machine. uname -a Linux xxxxxx-xxxxxx 4.13.0-32-generic #35-Ubuntu SMP Thu Jan 25 09:13:46 UTC 2018 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux When i try to power off, it ...
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Can I just get rid of Windows altogether? [closed]

I tried to do a dual boot but I can't get into Ubuntu. Can I just wipe everything out and just load Ubuntu? I have a Sony VAIO laptop. I don't really need Windows for anything do I? would I have to ...
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ubuntu hangs on shutdown/Restart after suspend

I know it seems that i have asked a Repetitious question. but it is really different! there is no problem with restart, shutdown and suspend at first. but if I suspend the system just once, after ...