i want to apologize, but I have nerlay no knowledge of Linux/Ubuntu at all since this was my first try with it. I was trying to set my Thinkpad L460 up with Ubuntu 14.04. After somehow i magicly got the touchpad to work, i had serious issues with my
I have recently installed Lubuntu on an old laptop (Dell Inspiron). I cannot access my wifi - cannot scan for wifi, and don't see any indication that wifi being picked up. I have set up a profile for it manually using the Network Manager, and double
I had a heating issue so I searched and I found this "TLP" I installed it and BAAM!! 20 degree less Great!, so I want to know what is TLP and what I need to know about this software Please I need to know everything and the more you give me the m
I've accidentally installed ubuntu on external hard drive and the computer is not able to read the external anymore Is there anyway to restore the data ? Any help will be appreciated Thank you
make a boot ubuntu stick on chrome book chrome shell not possible as it is non existent all instructions only shellac the new chrome book will not go to shell, how much crap is there , I have a chrome book dead, drive partitioned, it is set to boot a
Today I wanted to run ss -tpla command to see network connections, to my surprize I got error: unknown option -t. Then I checked location of ss command: ~$ whereis ss ss: /bin/ss /usr/local/bin/ss /usr/share/man/man8/ss.8.gz As you see I have two ss
Files made immutable by sudo chattr +i can't be defragmented by "sudo btrfs filesystem defragment". I get the message: "ERROR: defrag failed on /path/filename: Success total 1 failure" Is this a bug or not?
I am having an annoying issue with the nvidia drivers, and was wondering if someone has came across something like that and solved it. Long story short, when setting my GPU to Intel from xserver settings, everything works (I can use my external monit
Being new to Ubuntu, for the past two days I am having trouble getting my Ubuntu and Windows dualboot to work together. The setup is as follows: Partition Setup /dev/sda2 is where I want Ubuntu to be installed /dev/sda3 is the windows C: partition /d
In this question: Why is there a delay when entering a wrong password? it appears that there is a 1-2 seconds timeout in sudo once it is given a wrong password in order to make cracking attempts more difficult. This is annoying for many users, and is
I have a folder at /media/TEST I'm trying to make it available from the desktop using a folder widget. The folder is owned by root and I cannot change the permissions for "other" from forbidden, neither from graphical interface nor from cmd line
I've upgraded my personal ubuntu server from 14.04 to 16.04(Development branch) but I don't seem to be able to connect to the internet after reboot. I've read some other similar cases, but don't seem to figure it out. I'm using a wired connection. Do
I'm trying to install Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on an HPG60 Laptop. I'm having a difficulty to install this coz I cant see the unallocated space I prepared in Windows. As you can see on the attached screenshot I've prepared an unallocated space 96.72GB using
I can no longer print to Canon Pixma MP610. I used to use inameiname repo but that is not available for 15.10. The michael-gruz repo is also not working. I have tried the solutions here: Printer Canon Pixma MP250 driver problems Ubuntu 15.10 How to i
When trying to install python3-pip using apt-get I get the following error: Unable to locate package python3-pip What is the repository I have to use?
I recently had a scare with a botnet trying to access my system through VNC. As a precaution I have been monitoring the log gnome log files and network traffic. Since disabling VNC I have seen no suspicious activity ,in the logs however while looking
once i tried to install matlab in my ubunut,but unfirtunately due to wrong key,it did'nt install,after this whenever i tried to install anything ,this error comes which is described in picture.
I am using Xubuntu 14.04.3 with all defaults, freshly installed yesterday. My graphics card is Intel HD 5500, closing laptop lid has been set to sleep the computer. When I resume by opening the lid again causing graphics problem like shown in System
I installed Ubuntu 15.10 on VMware and i cant make the sound work for some reason. I get this message from VMware " A device ID has been used that is out of range for your system.Sound will be disconnected." I want to be able to solve all this k
I am dual-booting Ubuntu 15.10 (kernel: 4.2) alongside with Window 10 in my new Aspire E15 E5-573G-779S. Appreciate if anyone can help to advise on activating WiFi auto discovery in Ubuntu 15.10. Results of lspci shows Network controller : Qual