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Xubuntu is a community developed, Ubuntu-based (Ubuntu with XFCE desktop environment) GNU/Linux operating system.

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How do I disable Xfce display power management in xubuntu 16.04 at the command line?

Goal: From the command line, disable the Xfce Power Management setting that controls the display power management. I've tried to get a list of power management settings from xfce-power-manager ...
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WLAN Networkmanager Xubuntu 18

As I was asking about WIFI that was possible to enable in the earlier question, I now see the connection enabled, a pop-up tells to "view the network menu..." but that network menu is nowhere to find. ...
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“Command not found” when running guest additions. xubuntu 14.04

Guest additions iso is mounted. The next logical step is to run: sudo ./VBoxAdditions.run Then it shows: sudo: ./VBoxAdditions.run: command not found This is getting irritating as I've read ...
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How to Install Xubuntu Inside Windows (no downloading)

I have these files. ubuntu-12.04.3-wubi-amd64.tar.xz ubuntu-12.04.1-i386.iso xubuntu-12.04-i386.iso I want to install Xubuntu inside windows. I have tried with wubi.exe --dimagepath=path but ...
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Why is my system freezing, thus forcing a hard restart?

The system I am using as an entertainment PC sometimes freezes unexpectedly, and I need to restart it. It is running MythTV, so it is on 24/7. I currently am working around this problem with a cron ...
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Audio doesn’t work on Dual-Booted linux (ubuntu 18.04 and 19.04)

I am pretty new to the linux and dual booting so I will accept any new information. Yesterday I dual-booted my windows laptop Asus-UX433FA, and I started with installing Ubuntu 18.04. I am having ...
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Date: Invalid date [on hold]

I keep on getting this error everytime I run csh script date: invalid date ‘2D1B/E1//S AS:/D:AT’ ... date: invalid date ‘/nisa/3E - 1 day’ date: invalid date ‘/nisa/3E + 1 day’ Can someone please ...
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Cannot access windows 10 in dual boot because system boots straight to linux without showing the grub menu? Please suggest me a solution. . [duplicate]

Cannot access windows 10 in dual boot because system boots straight to linux without showing the grub menu. And also in Ubuntu windows partition is also not showing?
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How to install Amd proprietary drivers from PPA on ubuntu studio 12.04? [on hold]

I have just switched to Ubuntu studio 12.04 from Ubuntu 12.10 and i was wondering how to install my proprietary Amd drivers from a ppa like on ubuntu. Another question is if the way we install ...
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How to share folders over the network in Xubuntu 18.04?

How to share folders over the network in Xubuntu 18.04? I work on Xubuntu laptop, others have installed Windows 7 and 10 on their machines.
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no wifi adapter found in ubuntu 18

in my system no wifi adapter found how I can fix??? *-network description: Ethernet interface product: RTL8111/8168/8411 PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet Controller ...
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I want to connect my phone to xubuntu/xfce4

I have an IPhone 5S running 12.1.4 and I use a chromebook to run my linux software. I am trying to sideload software onto my phone however whenever I plug in my phone, nothing pops up. I went through ...
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Can't change wallpaper - Xubuntu 18.04

I'm using Xubuntu 18.04 on my personal laptop, but I'm unable to change the wallpaper. I used to do it by right-clicking the desktop and then changing the desktop properties. Now the right-click ...
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Touchpad stop working but it seems enabled

I have Xubuntu in dual boot with Windows 10, from yesterday the touchpad stopped working on Xubuntu. If I go to the mouse/touchpad settings, it seems to be enabled. I tried to re-enabled it also via ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 update stuck at “Setting up redis-server (5:4.0.9-1ubuntu0.1) …”

Whenever I update my Ubuntu software or run the command sudo dpkg --configure -a, it gets stuck at the line Setting up redis-server (5:4.0.9-1ubuntu0.1) .... I don't know why this is happening.
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xfce4 terminal changes geometry when a new tab is opened

Using XUbuntu 18.10 (but suspect same behaviour on earlier versions, now that I've noticed it!): Open a terminal - default geometry is 80x24 as expected. In that terminal, open a new tab (ctl-shift-...
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WIFI Connection breaks down when connecting to HDMI

I have switched from Windows to Xubuntu a couple of weeks ago. Most things work so far. However, if I connect my laptop to HDMI the download rate sinks to zero and my Internet connection vanishes. The ...
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Dell XPS 13 9380 Shuts Down after Waking from Suspend

I have a Dell XPS 13 9380 running Xubuntu 18.04. Xubuntu is the only OS on the machine. My kernel version is 4.18.0. I have successfully flashed the most recent BIOS update from Dell's site. I have ...
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XFCE Panel Clock Disappears

Like it says in the title. Fresh XFCE install over Ubuntu. Whenever I try to change the clock format through Right-Click>Panel>Preferences, the clock disappears as soon as I close the window. I have ...
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Nvidia driver installation results in resolution change to 800x600 with Xubuntu 10.04 (can't change)

I have a 2.8 P4 and a Nvidia FX 5500 AGP graphics card. I've installed Xubuntu 10.04. It is WAY too laggy with the default o/s driver. Installing the Nvidia 173 driver, modaliases and nvidia-settings ...
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I accidently clicked erase disk and install ubuntu what happened to all my partitions [duplicate]

I had three partitions before installing ubuntu on my system now i only see one what happened to my other partitions and the data they held. If its possible i would like to view that data.
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debugging boltd and Dell TB16 on Dell Latitude 5491 and Xubuntu 18.04

Every now and then my Dell TB16 dock device stops working i.e. port replication is off, also the dock's white LED goes off. OS: Xubuntu 18.04.2 LTS Kernel: 4.15.0-54-generic #58 System: Dell ...
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How can I install the gcc 4.7.2 compiler on Ubuntu 16.04?

How can I install the gcc 4.7.2 compiler on Ubuntu 16.04? I need to try this version of gcc (i need gfortran) to compile software that I am working with. With the command: apt-get install (gfortran or ...
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Set proxy settings for network only

I'm on Xubuntu 18.04. I'm trying use proxy but u only want it for a single network. Is there a way to do that? I would use commands but they're too hard to change back
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Frozen Ubuntu Desktop (Mac OS X)

I apologize if the solution to this problem is obvious or listed elsewhere. The closest match I found to this problem was here, but it didn't receive any replies. I outlined the steps I've taken, the ...
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Kubuntu installation on Minix Z83-4 (PC box based on Intel X5-Z8300 cpu and intel graphic)

I'm trying to install Linux in a Minix Neo Z83-4. It's a small PC box based on Intel Atom x5-Z8300 Cherry Trail with 4Gb of memory and only 32Gb of eMMC as a hard drive. The box is released with ...
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No desktop after unattended install of 18.04 server

I am attempting to set up an unattended installation of 18.04.2 LTS server from the Alternate ISO (not the live version) using Packer. I have my preseed file set up to get copied in from a virtual ...
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Oracle VM Virtual box error

I install oracle vm virtual box v 5.1.20. When i tried to start this i had an error Kernel driver not installed (rc=-1908) The VirtualBox Linux kernel driver (vboxdrv) is either not loaded or there ...
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How to wake up Xubuntu 18.04 LTS pressing any key on keyboard?

Please guys, help me. I installed Xubuntu 18.04 LTS in a Laptop DeLL Vostro Intel Core i3 2.1GHz 64 bits 4GB RAM. But, when I suspend the PC, the system only wake up if I move a Bluetooth USB mouse ...
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Xubuntu 19.04: xfc4-power-manager can not hibernate on XPS 9570

my laptop can not hibernate (anymore). I do not know what I changed so that is not working but I am pretty sure that this worked in the past. I am using Xubuntu 19.04 on a Dell XPS 9570 and also the ...
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How to enable event sounds on Xubuntu?

I was able to do this before, but I cannot for the life of me remember how. Its not just a simple as opening up a sound settings manager and selecting system sounds (unless there is a package I can ...
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Mount without root permission [duplicate]

I use xubuntu. When I plug in my usb, I can simply mount and open it by clicking on it's icon, but when i want to mount it from command line, it needs root permission. Why? And how can I mount my ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 stuck at shutdown

I am having this weird problem in Ubuntu 18.04. My laptop gets stuck at the shutdown screen every time I use shutdown and I have to manually press the power button for 5 seconds to turn the machine ...
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Xubuntu 18.04 kernel takes long to boot

After upgrading from 17.10, I've experienced longer boot times. At first it took more than 5 minutes. dmesg revealed the culprit was a non-existent floppy drive, that kernel tried to find. Promptly ...
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git : Depends: liberror-perl but it is not installable

While installing git using: sudo apt-get install git I got the below errors: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Some packages could not ...
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Boot xubuntu from network

I am trying to make Xubuntu available to pxe boot. I used dnsmasq and configured it to boot ubuntu net install. It worked well. But since I did not find Xubuntu's net install version, I configured the ...
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Stuck in CLI mode

It all started when I tried to factory reset my computer. I closed the "resetter" app while it's resetting. Now I ended up with CLI. I tried to install Ubuntu desktop GUI using sudo apt-get ubuntu-...
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Can somebody help me to understand what is happening with this traceroute?

The internet on my laptop continually disconnects randomly. I stay connected to the wireless network but lose access to the web. I suspect it may have something to do with my Pi-hole which is also the ...
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Graphic elements displayed incorrectly after upgrade to Xubuntu 18.04.2 LTS

Just did upgrade Xubuntu 16.04 LTS to 18.04.2 LTS with help from a friend via terminal; my reason was to be able to use my updated LinHabu 19 (accounting software) which needs at least 16.01 and was ...
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WinToUsb linux version [duplicate]

So guys i want to install ubuntu. I have a laptop running windows 10 and i have aan empty external HDD that i want to install ubuntu to. i tried using ubuntu 18.04 LTS and minimal ubuntu 18.04 LTS but ...
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Problem while installing a package

I am not very familiar with Ubuntu, but I am desperately trying to use Balzegraph on my Ubuntu (Ubuntu 18.04 LTS Bionic) VM which has a GUI. On the Blazegraph website, it says to just use its ...
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Which US international keyboard layout gives me all umlauts and sharp S?

I would like to use a US keyboard layout. However, from time to time I need to type German umlauts and sharp S. All the US international keyboard layouts have left me unsatisfied. I am always either ...
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Installing Xubuntu on Asus Transformer T101HA-GR043T

I have an Asus Transformer T101HA-GR043T, a netbook withous USB ports. I want to erase the Windows version installed on it (I think is either Windows 8.1 or Windows 10) and install Xubuntu as main and ...
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How to make emoji work on Xubuntu 19.04

I'm trying to make emoji works natively on Chrome AND Firefox on Xubuntu 19.04, but any of the solutions that i found work. I've tried to delete the symbola and dejavu font. I've tried to use the ...
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Initramfs after reboot to shrink the partition size

My partition dev/sda2 almost ful 79Gbl, when extend, I mistakenly resize the partition to very large size (1TB). Successfully the partition extended to 1TB. Then I continue tried to delete the ...
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xubuntu 18.04 system freeze screen off or lid closed

I have a Dell 7373, with a Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-8550U CPU @ 1.80GHz. I'm running a fairly stock version of xubuntu 18.04, kernel 4.15.0-33-generic. (It's the latest kernel I got from an apt upgrade) ...
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Login interface completely changed in Xubuntu 18.04 [duplicate]

My hard drive got full yesterday and some weird things started to happen, like uGet not working anymore and the trash can not emptying. I switched to another OS and cleaned some stuff in the Xubuntu's ...
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when i turn on my pc failed to start snappy daemon with hang on - ubuntu 18

when i turn on my PC failed to start snappy daemon with hang on - UBUNTU 18 how i can solve this ?? any help systemcl status of sanpd.service
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I lost my all media files when i'm installing ubuntu , i accidentlly deleted all partitions , so how do i recover? [duplicate]

July 1 I installed ubuntu with a bootable pen, then accidentally I deleted all the partitions including windows, I lost my media files. plz, help me to recover my media files :(
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Problem with scale of second monitor in Ubuntu 18.04

I have a laptop and an extra monitor for more productivity. The laptop resolution is 3840x2160. The monitor resolution in 1920x1080. They're connected with HDMI. In extra monitor the scale of ...