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The elementary OS app store (replaces the Ubuntu Software Center).

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Disable AppCenter dock reminder

From time to time, AppCenter will find an update and hang out in my dock with a red, circular "badge" overlay and a number. How can I deactivate this persistent dock notification? Separately, how do ...
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Failed to fetch update

full details from image E: Problem executing scripts APT::Update::Post-Invoke-Success 'if /usr/bin/test -w /var/lib/command-not-found/ -a -e /usr/lib/cnf-update-db; then /usr/lib/cnf-update-db > /...
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Authentication Glitch

When I go in and try and do the os update it won't let me put in my password it keeps glitching so fast that I can't enter the password to allow the update. Anyone encounter this?
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Permission denied during review build

I wanted to publish an application I made, but the build process always fails after dpkg-buildchecks. In particular the permission for /usr/bin/fakeroot is denied. I reread the how-to multiple times, ...
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AppCenter Failed to Fetch Updates

E: http://apt.last.fm/debian stable InRelease is not (yet) available (Could not resolve 'apt.last.fm') W: Target Packages (non-free/binary-amd64/Packages) is configured multiple times in /etc/apt/...
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“Failed to Fetch Update” error when opening app center on newly installed Juno

I just installed Juno and trying to open the app center and this thing popped out, how to fix it? Failed to Fetch Update This may have been caused by external, manually added software repositories ...
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App Store does not list anything other than installed apps

I am new to EOS and I wanted to install some 3rd party applications onto my laptop, problem is that the store does not list anything else other than the ones I already have install on the system, any ...
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Build fails appcenter bot test

I recently switched over to elementary os and a friend told me about how easy it is to develop apps for the os. I switch over and the first thing i instantly miss is whatsapp. I use it daily for work ...
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Program installation failed

I need help, I use Elementary OS 0.4.1 Loki. I need to install a certain program, but there's an annoying error that gives me every time i try to install ANYTHING- from the terminal,the app store,from ...
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AppCenter not installing updates

The appcenter does not install updates. And when I used the terminal to update it gave me this: sudo apt update Hit:1 http://au.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu xenial InRelease Hit:2 http://au.archive....
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AppCenter Payments after reinstall

I have purchased a few apps from the Elementary AppCenter(appcenter). I recently had to do a clean install of the OS. I reinstalled these apps but they want me to pay again. I would just ignore this,...
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Apt repo add with human error, empty AppCenter

I installed Elementary OS since 2 weeks now, and I wanted to install Syncthing, what I did... But I went to this page and due to my window width, I typed 2 commands instead of one : echo "deb https://...
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App Center won't show installed programms // won't install new ones

Since yesterday the App Center won't work properly anymore. Doesn't show installed programms anymore: Won't download nor install new ones: Already tried: sudo apt-get update sudo ...
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How can I fix updating issues?

Whenever I update the OS through AppCenter, my laptop freezes and becomes unresponsive to both keyboard and mouse input. I have left my computer in this state for several hours (approximately 9) only ...
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AppCenter - Prevent packages from updating

I need a couple of older libraries to make a program work. I can hold the packages with the following commands: apt-mark hold package echo package hold | dpkg --set-selections That way when I try to ...
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Applications centre doesn't open

I've just installed the last stable version but the applications centre doesn't work, clicking on the icon nothing happens, any solution?
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What does it require for Loki apps to be made available in Juno?

Some apps can't be found in the AppCenter in Juno. When I visit their pages on appcenter.elementary.io, such as for Web Watcher, they give the following message: Note: This app is only available ...
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Failed to fetch updates error: “configured multiple times”?

When trying to update from the AppCenter I get this error, with the text "This may have been caused by external, manually added software repositories or a corrupted sources file." These are the ...
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Netbeans doesn't start

Hi everyone I just downloaded Netbeans IDE from the appcenter and it doesn't open. The start up screen shows up as if it was trying to load and then it shuts itself up. Anyone who might know why? ...
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Error on launching the “App Store”

I get the following error when I launch the AppCentre. It reads E: Repository 'http://dl.google.com/linux/chrome/deb stable Release' changed its 'Origin' value from 'Google, Inc.' to 'Google LLC' I ...
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Where can I find the error logs when an application crashes?

In order to ask a better question for my issue about the AppCenter crashing on viewing app details I would like to paste some of the logs when the AppCenter crashes. Where can I find said error logs ...
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Failed to fetch updates, Too few items to process when trying to update from AppCenter

I updated my packages with Synaptic, and when I open the AppCenter i first get a "Failed to fetch updates" error message. As I understand from the other errors messages, this has something to do with ...
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Steam in Juno- how to install

In the app center, there are two choices for steam: 1. steam with the default cog icon, and steam installer with the regular steam icon. There's also the deb file you can download from the Steam ...
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Failed to fetch updates : How to fix corrupt source file

The error message contains: Failed to fetch updates This may have been caused by external, manually added software repositories or a corrupted sources file. details: W: The repository 'http://ppa....
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Install app from App Center in terminal

is it possible (and how?) to install AppCenter Apps (like Quilter or Agenda) via command line? sudo apt install doesn't work for me... Thanks, Carlos
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in Loki after install get error connecting to Tor at tacp: 127.0.0.1:9050

Cant get to Tor! Installed from AppCenter no problem, the Tor launcher settings show as installed in applications but I get the same error in both get error connecting to Tor at tacp: 127.0.0.1:9050 ...
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AppCenter error (sudo apt-get update)

I get the following when trying to use AppCenter... As an alternative, I get the following from using "sudo apt-get update" http://dpaste.com/2NZ5H5T
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“Failed to fetch updates” in App Center while using Elementary OS Loki

Every time I use either the; Terminal and the sudo apt-get update command or just open the App Center,(auto updates every time its opened) i get a pop up saying Failed to Fetch Updates I cant seem to ...
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Problems fetching OS updates (App center seemingly not working the right way…)

I'm fairly new to Elementary, so I'm still having problems every once in a while. It's been a couple of weeks since I downloaded OS updates the last time, but the App center has ceased to work ...
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Software in AppCenter aren't up to date

I'm relatively new with ElementaryOS (and with Linux in general). An University advisor suggest us to try different distro for a more reproducible approach with our researches. I'm trying ...
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Dual boot AppCenter not working

I'm on dual booth with Windows 7, and AppCenter does not update or install anything; it just hangs on "waiting in queue". There is a working Internet connection, and I have another non-dual boot PC ...
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AppCenter is not updating the system

It looks exactly same as you see in the picture above. I was be able to click to install before, but I can't click it anymore. It says "No components with updates". This may have happened because of ...
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Ubuntu Software Centre not opening on elementary OS

I would like to use Ubuntu Software Centre just because it has more apps than AppCenter does and is just more enjoyable to use. However every time I try to open it, its icon appears in a dock and then ...
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The Software Center won't open

I can't open the Software Center - it simply doesn't launch. No errors or anything pop up when I try to run it from Slingshot. I have an error in the topbar that looks like the red stop sign in this. ...
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Prevent AppCenter window opening on startup?

I noticed that since a while the AppCenter is opened when I boot into elementary OS. I'm not revering to checking updates in the background, I mean the AppCenter window is opened. Is there a way to ...
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AppCenter and sudo apt update with “failed to fetch update”

The AppCenter is not updating. When I try to update on the AppCenter, I get: W: Target Packages (main/binary-amd64/Packages) is configured multiple times in /etc/apt/sources.list:54 and /etc/apt/...
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Unable to install any softwares

I just installed elementary on my HP Pavilion, dual boot with the pre-installed Windows 10. I can't install anything, using either the app center or apt-get. Here's what is happening when I try to ...
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How is Gnome Software different to AppCenter?

I'm trying out elementary OS 0.4 Loki and so far I could install everything I wanted via PPA or an official Ubuntu .deb package without any problems. App Center isn't a great help so far... is there ...
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Appcenter settings schema does not contain a key named 'reset-paid-apps'

I recently updated my system and after rebooting I started getting an error when trying to launch appcenter about the schema not containing that key. I checked in dconf and it does in fact have that ...
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Can't Get Payment to Go Through In the Last Week or So

Basically, as above. Haven't been able to get an Appcenter purchase to go through in a bit now. Get the error attached. Used to work fine. Any ideas? Payment source definitely has enough money.
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AppCenter not displaying showcased apps

My AppCenter does not contain any of the apps in the screenshot displayed on the elementaryOS website. For example, searching for NaSC as demoed comes up with nothing. I have tried installing from ...
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Appcenter Freezing. Searching for three letters

When searching at the Appcenter, entering three characters froze the Appcenter. "io.elementary.appcenter" window does not respond. So I compeltely removed the Appcenter $ sudo apt-get purge appcenter ...
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intel-microcode 20180108 not in app center?

the app center is still showing intel-microcode 20170707 When can we get intel-microcode 20180108 ?(for the spectre bug fix?) Also when will elementary os update the kernel for the meltdown fix? ...
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apt update fails with GPG Error for appcenter xenial InRelease no public key

since a few days I cannot apt update any more, it says Hit:1 http://repo.steampowered.com/steam precise InRelease Hit:2 http://de.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu xenial InRelease ...
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Where is appcenter applications location?

I have recently installed some new apps from appcenter. For example "Go Fot It!". I don't know how to run this app without searching it in appcenter. Firstly, is there something like "my apps" or ...
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elementary os is freezing

I change my pc's videocard after some days it's start freezing/ and i restarting every time. I'm downloading nvidia drivers from app center/ have a 2 download I'm downloading both but when I restart ...
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Problem with package update-notifier-common after latest updates

After latest updates done trough AppCenter I have following error: sudo apt upgrade Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Calculating upgrade....
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Cannot update any app

I cannot update any app. I click update all or the update for the individual app.. it asks me for authentication and then says waiting for package manager lock and then nothing happens and update ...
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Appcenter language now in french

Weird bug persistent for a few days now - my Appcenter (including all notifications) is now in French I have never used French as my OS language, nor am I located/have travelled to that region. I ...