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Michael Durrant
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227 votes
7 answers
253k views

How can I shorten my command line (bash) prompt?

83 votes
3 answers
46k views

Dropbox error - 'echo 100000 | sudo tee / proc/sys/fs/inotify/max_user_watches'

76 votes
6 answers
71k views

vi, getting multiple "Sorry, the command is not available in this version..." after reinstall

64 votes
6 answers
62k views

How can I add a bookmark in my nautilus folder explorer

39 votes
5 answers
65k views

Where are (partial) screenshot stored or how to specifiy location?

36 votes
7 answers
97k views

How can I print-screen just one window and not my entire desktop?

21 votes
4 answers
38k views

How can I quickly see a list of the keyboard shortcuts?

16 votes
2 answers
35k views

What GPARTED alternatives are available?

15 votes
4 answers
75k views

Can I open Excel .xlsx files with LibreOffice Calc?

14 votes
3 answers
34k views

How do I set preferences for the Guake Terminal?

14 votes
1 answer
20k views

How to change mouse pointer size and appearance in GNOME (18.04)? [duplicate]

13 votes
4 answers
51k views

How can I copy a file to a new location, creating the directory as well

12 votes
0 answers
25k views

How to add keyboard shortcuts? [duplicate]

10 votes
5 answers
29k views

Quickly minimize/hide all windows, preferably with mouse - 11.10 specifc

9 votes
2 answers
5k views

I get Authentication is needed to run `/usr/bin/dropbox' as the super user

6 votes
2 answers
603 views

Why Chinese for my uploads?

6 votes
3 answers
2k views

Why is gedit not populating the Open Recent files menu option on 16.04

5 votes
3 answers
22k views

Postgres - could not create shared memory segment: Invalid argument

4 votes
1 answer
7k views

Why do I get these .vimrc errors in Ubuntu 14 after upgrade from Ubuntu 13?

4 votes
1 answer
3k views

How to stop Android Studio emulator from freezing my desktop keyboard and mouse?

4 votes
4 answers
15k views

bundle command gives permission denied - /var/lib/gems How to overcome?

4 votes
1 answer
8k views

How to install Remastersys?

4 votes
1 answer
31k views

useradd: cannot lock /etc/passwd; try again later

3 votes
1 answer
14k views

I have a global .gitignore but files aren't being ignored, why?

3 votes
1 answer
1k views

After I log in, one letter (lowercase t) isn't working? [closed]

3 votes
1 answer
3k views

How can I create a launcher and also have it in the apps toolbar

3 votes
0 answers
3k views

Android Studio & Emulator slow performance in Android Studio on Ubuntu?

3 votes
1 answer
645 views

How can I use my keyboard as a mouse?

3 votes
1 answer
5k views

How to set or reset password for mysql install to blank [duplicate]

3 votes
1 answer
7k views

error Can't find the 'libpq-fe.h header