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Can not install clock override

I tried following directions here to customize time and date in gnome panel for 18.04. http://ubuntuhandbook.org/index.php/2019/02/customize-time-date-format-ubuntu-18-04-gnome-panel/ But I can not ...
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Reset missing/deleted icons

Just deleted the wifi(network) from the menu bar and now I do not have that icon on the task bar showing wifi - How do I recover this?
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I simply start video on my local computer, remotely

I simply want to start and play a video on my local computer screen from a remote device. is its possible? im using vlc and u have created a playlist. i want to execute or send command remotely to ...
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Copying drive with windows installation under Ubuntu 18

I got a virus on my computer Win 10. So I decided to do full reinstall. To save files I installed new hard drive, created USB Ubuntu stick, booted from it and I am trying to copy files under Ubuntu. I ...
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Problems with text editors on ubuntu

So, I am new to Ubuntu, which is required for my CS course that primarily focus on ruby and Ocaml. The problem that I'm having is that whenever I try to open up the project file with command "ruby ...
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How can we customize Bookmarks Display on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

I'm Jaeyeong. Just as title, could we edit bookmark sidebar? I mean there has two layers I guess. First one is default area, and the others, Editable area, for the second area. I saw.. In the ...
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Booting from GRUB after installing Lubuntu with full-disk encryption

I installed Lubuntu with full-disk encryption and the computer now boots to a GRUB terminal. When I type in "boot", it says "error: you need to load the kernel first". The only directory accessible is ...
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No recovery mode menu after Gnu Grub

I am using Ubuntu 18.04 LTS on a Lenovo laptop. I can't boot properly. The Gnu Grub appears showing options Ubuntu / Advance Options / Boot Setup. After selecting Ubuntu or advance options >... ...
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Keyboard function lost when re-connecting keyboard-cover or suspending; touchpad remains functional

I have been using a Dell Latitude 7212 Rugged Extreme tablet with Win10 for a while, but decided I would like to move to Ubuntu and installed 18.04 Bionic. Everything's working great, with the ...
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when any piece of technology that's turned on touches my computer it goes into sleep mode [on hold]

When any technology of any kind touches my dell laptop it goes into sleep mode, i need to know why it does this.
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Boot not working and can't acess bios

So I installed ubuntu 18.04 with dual boot on my Acer Spin 5 SP513 series (Model NO:N16W1) and the installation went fine. But when I booted the computer it would boot windows and not ubuntu or even ...
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javafx applications wont run using intelij on ubuntu 18.04?

I just installed java 11, javafx, and intelij idea comunity on ubuntu18.04. I have used intelij on my macbook and wanted to work on some of the projects on my desktop for the first time on ubuntu. I ...
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Can't login into phpMyAdmin

I have been battling with this since 9AM and it is past 7:30 PM. My application was not able to communicate with mySQL. So I wanted to make sure I could get into it through phpMyAdmin. I can bring up ...
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IDLE for Python 3.6 can't open .py files on Ubuntu 18.04

I just did a clean install of Ubuntu 18.04, I downloaded pip3, python 3.6.7, discord.py, and IDLE for python 3.6. When I go to open up .py files I have on my other computer, I don't have to option to ...
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Lubuntu 18.10 black theme (black background, and white/bright text in every apps including file manager)

user@linux:~$ head -2 /etc/os-release NAME="Ubuntu" VERSION="18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish)" user@linux:~$ The default theme in Lubuntu has light themes (Bright and White), though I prefer a dark theme (...
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Start every or specified applications maximized

How can I start every or specified applications maximized in budgie (with kupfer)?
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Thunderbird can not get messages

TB times out when it tries to download messages. Here are my settings. https://www.dropbox.com/s/zgg9oovwv3uolo3/smtp.png?dl=0 https://www.dropbox.com/s/6xxivoddm1zhg91/Incoming_Server.png?dl=0 ...
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Ubuntu standard folders changed name (name1, name10, name4 etc)

I don't know what happened, but after start I realized the folders have changed name, then ones that usually were: Music, Pictures, Videos, etc Became: name1, name10, name14 etc When I open ...
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XSD-1.1 command line tool for Ubuntu

I'm looking for a command line tool to validate an XML file with an XSD-1.1 file. I have downloaded and installed libxerces2-java and then tried to apply Free and open source XSD 1.1 validation tool? ...
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USB Wifi rtl8188ftv does not work though its detected in system kali linux [on hold]

SO I bought this new usb adapter to use it on kali linux that I run using vmware station 15 pro. but its not working no matter what I tried, I tried compact wireless, the wifi is now working but cant ...
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How can I see if I have software-properties-common installed?

I intend to download and install something, but the first pre-requisite says: "You need software-properties-common installed in order to add PPA repositories. If not installed(...)" and then it ...
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Execute lapw5 in wien2k code

I am new user of Wien2k code. While trying to execute lapw5 (which computes the electron density of a compound) the following error is shown: /home/mahmoud/Wien2k_14.2/lapw5: error while loading ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 rebooting my Lenovo Yoga 920

I am running Ubuntu 18.04.2 LTS on a Lenovo Yoga 920. Things are fine, except that (quite regularly?) when coming back to my laptop, I discover that it has rebooted. I am assuming that it happens now ...
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About memory usage

I've used both the preinstalled System Monitor and the htop app in Ubuntu and I've noticed differences in their outputs - the first shows higher memory usage. Which one is more accurate? Thanks.
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How to Change Lubuntu's Default Terminal?

I have tried to change the terminal by either using the GUI (Preferences -> LXQT Settings -> Session Settings -> Default Applications -> Terminal Emulation) or using the terminal with the following ...
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apt update issues related to python?

output of apt update: Fetched 252 kB in 1s (261 kB/s) Traceback (most recent call last): File "/usr/lib/cnf-update-db", line 8, in <module> from CommandNotFound.db.creator import ...
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Partition Scheme Ubuntu 18.04.2 Server with 2TBHDD

I am building a server that will run Samba for 2-5 people, a mail server for myself, a SQL server and maybe a Windows VB. I'm booting from an 8G thumb drive. How should I partition my HDD? This is ...
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How to change panel font color in cinnamon? [on hold]

I am working on Linux Mint Tessa cinnamon. I need to change panel font color somehow, but I don't know how🤔🤔 Is it possible? Help me please.
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I cannot compile gtk apps after updating to 18.04

I try to compile a program with a user interface as a .out file, and I compiled it just the same way before and I did not edit the code, using this `pkg-config --cflags --libs gtk+-2.0` Back in 16....
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Any Install Problems with Ubuntu 18.10 on Intel NUC8i5BEH

I've ordered an Intel NUC8i5BEH and hope to be installing Ubuntu 18.10 or possibly Lubuntu 18.10 early next week. The processor is a Core i5 8259U and processor graphics are Intel® Iris® Plus ...
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git: RPC failed; curl 56 GnuTLS recv error (-54): Error in the pull function

When I try to do git push, I receive: lz@vm:~/orwell$ git push Counting objects: 111, done. Delta compression using up to 4 threads. Compressing objects: 100% (108/108), done. Writing objects: 100% (...
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dependency problems - dkms [on hold]

WiFi stopped working - Ubuntu 14.10 and I was following instructions in this thread: Installing Broadcom Wireless Drivers When I was installing packages (4.2 Installing bcmwl-kernel-source) bcmwl-...
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Hp Photosmart 6520 printer prints blu background

Help!! My Hp Photosmart 6520 printer prints blu background when it's printing coloured. I put "hp-doctor" in my terminal end that's the result: viktor78@viktor78:~$ hp-doctor HP Linux Imaging and ...
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Multiple issues with ubuntu budgie [on hold]

The following points do not work. Or how can I enable this? Start every window maximized. On drag and drop, move, not copy. Kupfer can't switch to PhpStorm. GIMP > File > Create > Screenshot... ...
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Ubuntu dual boot error: failure reading sector/you need to load the kernel first

I have a dual boot of Ubuntu 18.04 on a HP 250 G6 i5-7200U/8GB laptop alongside Windows 10. One in every 10 restarts will magically work to boot Ubuntu, the other nine return this message. The laptop ...
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Can't change my graphic card from intel to nvdia

So i am really new to ubuntu, i used to use windows before and with steam proton i swiched to ubuntu 18.04. But there is a problem that i can't fix, my computer has 2 graphic cards and it use intel ...
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Two-step Ubuntu installitaion: first - together with win 10 and later - Ubunty only?

I just wanted to shift to Ubuntu, while now I stick to Win10. Installation gives me an option to run it in parallel with Windows Boot Manager (or what's the name of that one?..). My question: can I ...
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Unable to install “Code::Blocks IDE” on Ubuntu 18.04.2

Installation of "Code::Blocks IDE" from Ubuntu software, it shows error as: Unable to install "Code::Blocks IDE" as download failed: http:// bd.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu bionic/universe amd64 ...
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Problems with system update, full /boot, software installing and unmet package dependencies

Good day, I have recently been notified by the "Software Update" that there are software updates for my computer. I clicked "Show Updates" then "Install Now". This resulted in the following error ...
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Youtube video loads, but doesn't start. On all browsers

This is not the first time this happens. Usually the problem goes away after some time, but it's just really annoying. While watching a YT video, it just randomly stops at certain point and from then ...
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Weird message about Wireless keyboard very low in power when changing to tablet mode (Ubuntu 18.04 on HP Pavilion x360)

I have a laptop HP Pavilion x360 14-cd0009la with a dual boot windows and ubuntu systems. When i am in ubuntu and convert the laptop to tablet and try to use the software keyboard in the touchscreen, ...
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how to manage modules and stuffs in python3?

I uninstalled my macOS because I was pretty down with all the problems while installing kivy/pyqt/ and stuffs. I installed it okay via terminal but the IDLE never recognized it. I wasn't able to learn ...
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Ubuntu 18.04.2 / 18.10 ASUS FX553VE touchpad doesn`t work

ASUS FX553VE GTX1050Ti. Touchpad doesn't work (xinput and device list doesn`t contain touchpad). ⎡ Virtual core pointer id=2 [master pointer (3)] ⎜ ↳ Virtual core XTEST ...
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How to format a new disk using command?

I am new to Ubuntu and have a quesion: I have Ubuntu 16.04 running on VMware. My initial setup had one disk. I added another 2 disk (one 2GB and one 1GB). Now I want to add them to the Ubuntu, how ...
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commands history

So, I wanted to see all the history of commands of a certain user, me more specifically, the probem is that I want to do soo in a NFS server that I am connected through ssh, so, everytime I disconect ...
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Ubuntu 16.04.05 won't start instalation

After i installed the latest version of Ubuntu from the website which is 64 bit and tried to install it on a Virtual Box, it gave me an error saying that it cant run a 64 bit version because i don't ...
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Routing IP addresses in Ubuntu 18.04

I have been scratching my head about this all day. Basically, I have several servers on a private network, each with a private IPv6 address assigned and a public IPv4 and IPv6 assigned. I want the ...
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how to configure 18.04 to act as a transparent router (like 16.04 and earlier)

Up until 16.04, to have an ubuntu machine acting as a simple router (without any firewalling, shaping whatsoever) you just had do put two static interfaces into /etc/networking/interfaces and net....
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Ubuntu 18.04 abiword - Unable to init server: Could not connect: Connection refused

I have vps with LEMP provided by digitalocean and when I am attempting to convert any pdf file to doc file I always get this error: Unable to init server: Could not connect: Connection refused ** (...
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Create bash-script to execute multiple bash scripts

I want to create an executable file. The goal should be to execute multiple console scripts (.sh) one after the another. The difficulty, however, is that each sh command should be executed by a new ...

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