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Can't change default browser in Lubuntu 19.04

The accepted answer resolves the issue of Lubuntu's dubious use of the BROWSER environment variable, but that's just one finger in a dike with a whole lot of holes. Setting a default browser in Linux ...
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lubuntu - How to install the latest Tor Browser. 18.04 version

The other answer doesn't function ant more. When I type "torbrowser-launcher" a window opens saying error 404. If I type simply "torbrowser", it says "command not found" ...
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Can't mount network drive properly over Wi-Fi

I had the same problem and I found a very good solution using automount with systemd. It is explained here : https://ppfeufer.de/linux-on-demand-nfs-and-samba-cifs-connections-with-systemd-automount/ ...
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Download mongodb compass and Install Using the Terminal

Run sudo apt --fix-broken install then `sudo dpkg -i mongodb-compass_1.15.1_amd64.deb;` This will fix the problem.
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rsync error code 10 or 11 when trying to full install Lubuntu 22.04 on a 512 GB USB flash drive

Rsync error code 11 indicates that the Disk Space is Full or the system is unable to detect the external drive "some cheap 512GB flash drives online" sounds like they may be fake 512GB flash ...
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Does software distributed for Ubuntu work for Ubuntu flavors?

Yes, and even anything based on Ubuntu such as Linux Mint, "deb" (debian) packages install and work with no problems. Dual booting however, microsuck are making more and more sure that's not ...
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rsync error code 10 or 11 when trying to full install Lubuntu 22.04 on a 512 GB USB flash drive

Running Ubuntu from a flash drive was a smart option at one time, but it's no longer the smartest option in some use cases. Portable SSDs that are a bit smaller than the palm of a hand have gotten ...
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could not open grads on ubuntu

You can use the apt-file utility to examine which files have been installed by a package. apt-file is not installed by default but is available in the standard repos. apt-file list grads ... grads: /...
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Does software distributed for Ubuntu work for Ubuntu flavors?

but will software distributed for Ubuntu work with Lubuntu? Yes they do. Lubuntu is just the same Ubuntu underneawith a different user interface and a different choice of default programs which make ...
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Recreating Partitions

I ended up using the KDE partition manager to create efi, root and home partitions. The manager was not very intuitive for me but it worked out. I was then able to install Lubuntu. The preinstall ...
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Missing system tray from taskbar lubuntu 20.04

I was having the same problem, I found that clicking reset in "Configure Panel" would flash the system-tray for a split second then hide it again. The panel was actually doubled up in the ...
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Recreating Partitions

You can repartition the hard drive using the KDE Partition Manager application which is built-in on the live USB as any format including the default ext4 format. That's all you need to do, and the ...
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LXTerminal doesn't open in Lubuntu

I managed to narrow down the solution described by Rex, so we don't lose all our other configurations. In the file: ~/.config/lxsession/Lubuntu/desktop.conf It was the line: terminal_manager/command=...
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How to change the lxpanel language?

To change language for applications from the GUI; following works: (Lubuntu) : Preferences; LXQt Settings; Locale (Ubuntu ver without a preinstalled "language support" app). from Muon ...
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Lubuntu vs. Ubuntu + LXQt desktop?

There is guaranteed support on packages found in main which include all the packages found on Ubuntu Desktop/Server etc. ISOs. There is no guarantee on packages from universe or community supported ...
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LXqt login screen choices - what are the differences?

A modern Lubuntu install will offer you the following sessions Lubuntu (full Lubuntu experience, everything matches the Lubuntu manual) LXQt Desktop (purer upstream experience of LXQt; parts will ...
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Viber does not open in Lubuntu 22.04 . Problem with keyboard layout settings

I can confirm that latest viber version 18.2.0.2 doesn't want to start on ubuntu 22.04 if you have multiple keyboard layout that includes serbian and probably other similar languages. The solution is ...
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AppImage menu font size too smalll

I had the same issue with AppImages: FreeCAD, LibreCAD, openscad, OpenShot, etc. Solved by systemsettings5 (KDE settings) ... Appearance ... Fonts ... [chekc] Force font DPI [96]
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Access an e-reader via USB on the command-line

As hinted in the comments by user535733, plugging in the e-reader creates a directory in /run/user/`id -u`/gvfs for the e-reader's filesystem. The name of the new directory (mtp:host=Boyue_Likebook-...
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unwanted screen blanking with after 'waking up' these strange vertical line(s) with weird characters moving along (photo)

At least I finally found the answer to my second question (and in doing so solved the core of the issue): "Can I prevent the screen from going blank?" by making a file: /etc/X11/xorg.conf ...
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How to disable the lock screen on Lubuntu?

Lock screen in Lubuntu 20.04.1 is in Menu > Preferences > Power Manager > System tab, down to Security at the bottom; it is checked by default, just uncheck it. Also in Menu > Preferences &...
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