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Macbook dual boot how to upgrade install 5 to 6

I have a Macbook where I have a dual boot setup with elementary OS 5 Hera and macOS. The original installation was from scratch with a new SSD where I partitioned and installed both successfully. I ...
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Is there an 'Elementary for Dummies'?

I'm moving from 30 years of MacOS to Elementary. I have almost zero knowledge of the command line. Is there a 'baby steps' guide to upgrading from Elementary 5.x to 6.x
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Elementary 6.1 (Odin) and DNS issues

I am on my 3rd install of Odin (Elementary 6.1) each of the previous 2 installs have ended with a DNS issue (can not resolve names on internet but can ping anywhere). None of the suggestions found ...
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Calibre E-book viewer shortcut problem

Before Installing Calibre, I would get Files Explorer when pressing Alt+E. Now, instead the E-book viewer opens and adds itself to favorites (to the dock). This started to happen months ago. I ...
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I need to remove my bluetooth device everytime I want to connect

Guys. I have Haylou GT1 Plus and it works fine on OS 6.1. However, everytime I turn my bluetooth off or disconnect my earbuds and try to connect them again later, I need to remove them in the ...
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Segmentation fault on elementary OS 6.0 when building clipped app

On following the build instructions, I get no information whether clipped is installed successfully. Moreover, upon going to /usr/bin and trying to run ./com.github.davidmhewitt.clipped gives a ...
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Can't install Zoom on elementary Odin

I tried installing Zoom on elementary, but my terminal says it's an unsupported file. I also tried installing it graphically and the window would always close whenever I click on the "install ...
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No Wi-Fi on Odin (Acer Aspire 5)

I just installed elementary Odin on my laptop (Acer Aspire 5) and there’s no wireless option there. I only have wired connection under devices. The other options are VPN and Proxy. How do I install ...
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HDD spins up before shutdown

Basically what the title says. The drive is unmounted when the system is in use, but it spins up briefly during shutdown process. I've added the "don't mount on startup" and "read only&...
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How to compress and password protect a file while encrypting filenames?

While trying to use the graphical utility to try and compress a file with a password, I couldn't figure out how to encrypt the file names as well. The utility does have a encrypt the file list too ...
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Elementary os 6 can't sudo apt-get update or any other apt-get

It returns the following after $ sudo apt update or $ sudo apt-get update or etc... Err:12 http://ppa.launchpad.net/mpstark/elementary-tweaks-daily/ubuntu focal Release 404 Not Found [IP: 91.189....
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Elementary Odin, no Hot Corner Multitasking

I am using Hera as virtual appliance on different machines. I am very fond of hot corners, they made themselves sort of indispensable in my daily work. Hot Corners in Hera i can modify at my own ...
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why do I have to unblock bluetooth everytime I boot

In ODIN, the only way to make my bluetooth work is to run rfkill unblock bluetooth any solution to this will be apreciated. thanks
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Is it possible to tile windows more than just left and right?

I am giving elementary a new try and I cannot find a setting for tiling windows to the corners (splitting the left or right tile), not even to upper and bottom half of the screen (thus split the ...
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Screen is blinking regurarly on MSI laptop

I have a brand new laptop MSI Prestige 15 with NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1650. I installed the latest release of elementary OS (Odin) and I've noticed that my screen is regularly blinking. I tried to fix ...
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Elementary freezes after locking screen / Elementary 6.0 (PARTIALLY FIXED)

I am using Elementary OS 6. When I lock (WIN+L), it locks well and after a while, the lock screen get freezed. It is not possible to input the password. Yours My PC Hardware : it is a ZBOX-IQ01-PLUS ...
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How to add signature to mail? Or change any mail settings? Odin -- Pantheon Mail

I have tried to research solutions, and I see answers in past versions of pantheon mail in prior versions of elementary OS, but I cannot find in the current pantheon mail in Odin any method to change ...
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Unified Inbox Not Working

I have an office365 account & gmail account set up -- I set them up by downloading evolution as a .deb, and then adding my accounts there. It was the only way I could find for it then to autosync ...
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How do you forget a WiFi connection?

Basically I have a wifi connection set, that I want to remove/erase connection details/credentials. In Gnome settings you have option Forget network. I couldn't find anything similar in eOS. Also, you ...
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Desktop artefacts on Odin

I have desktop artifacts, shadows etc when using apps like Firefox. My graphics system summary is: description: VGA compatible controller product: TU102 [GeForce RTX 2080 Ti Rev. A] vendor: NVIDIA ...
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Can't run AppCenter

I have AppCenter installed since I installed my OS6 Odin, today I installed Thunderbird via AppCenter, and now I want to uninstall Thunderbird but... I can't run AppCenter. I tried reinstalling, purge,...
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Compress and Extract options missing from Files with latest update

Just switched back to eOS to try eOS6, I've done two installs, and both times upon upgrading to the latest update, the Compress and Extract options are missing from right-click. Even double clicking ...
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Cannot Update: Failed to update “Shortcuts”

I have Elementary OS 6 Odin installed on a laptop that can triple boot Windows, Elementary and Zorin OS. When I try to update it from the ApppCenter, I get this message (can't install any software too)...
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Elementary OS 6 installation without grub boot-loader

In previous version of "elementary OS" there was the possibility to launch the installation of the OS from the terminal with the command "ubiquity -b". The "-b" option ...
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Is it possible to enable KMS with the Proprietary Nvidia driver on Odin?

The proprietary Nvidia driver has had experimental support for KMS for a while now, which can be enabled with the nvidia-drm.modeset=1 kernel parameter. I have previously tested this with Fedora 35 ...
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Good touchpad for desktop computer

Touch gestures look so compelling in Odin that I would love to navigate elementary this way. But I installed it in regular PC and don't know what piece of hw will have the required support / drivers ...
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Boot error: Problem loading X.509 certificate -65

On boot i get error message like this: integrity: Loading X.509 certificate: UEFI:db integrity: Loaded X.509 cert 'Microsoft Windows Production PCA 2011: a92902398e16c49778cd90f99e4f9ae17c55af53' ...
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Sound not working after login

This is very weird and extremely annoying. Sound is not playing over to external speakers and built in mic is not working. Sound works fine over bluetooth. Sound is routed to speakers, because in ...
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How to detect dark style is preferred from a script

In Odin there's now the awesome option to schedule the light or dark style preference from sunrise to sunset. I would like to write a script that can detect whether light or dark is preferred and ...
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Is there a way for two applications to launch and snap to the left and right of a workspace (Odin)

Hello and time appropriate greetings to you wonderful and beautiful people! I'm wanting to have two applications on my studio pc (Carla & Usage) to launch on startup but I would like to have them ...
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Display resolution is wrong and the displays settings page doesn't offer the right resolution options

My displays seems to be rendering at 1080p (settings page confirms this), but my display is 4k, but that isn't an option in the displays settings, page the highest it goes is 1080p for some reason. I ...
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change default filechooser on Elementary OS Odin

is there any way on Elementary OS Odin to show a thumbnail when selecting image file/upload file from browser ? seems like only just fews applications that can show thumbnail when upload image files.
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Keyboard shortcut app crashes with segmentation fault [io.elementary.shortcut-overlay]

Anyone have any ideas how to fix it? FYI: on new account it works tried uninstall/install, didn't help I don't have any clue at which moment it stopped working, since I don't use it often arnis@...
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odin , slowdowns after upgrade

after the update of yesterday 27th october odin has become very slow both at startup and in the use of applications. Does anyone have the same problems as me? I have an Intel® Core™ i3-5005U CPU @ 2....
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Having issues installing and updating with the terminal because of libgranite dependency errors

I am on 6.0 Odin and having issues with sudo apt update and sudo apt-get dist-upgrade. Doing my own research it seems like libgranite causes a lot of issues on elementary but I have not been able to ...
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Installing virtualbox on elementaryOS 6. Failing to start virtualbox service

Having trouble installing Virtualbox on Odin. I installed via apt, by entering sudo apt install virtualbox The installation output I got was the following: Reading package lists... Done Building ...
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Is installing Nvidia proprietary drivers necessary?

I wonder if installing Nvidia proprietary drivers is a necessary step after installing Elementary OS 6. I've been using Nvidia drivers for quite a long time but always had trouble upgrading them, ...
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Installed elementary OS 6 Odin on HP Elitebook 2570p. No WiFi. Broadcom BCM43228

So after trying to install different distros (Ubuntu Budgie 21.04, Pop OS 21.04) with no success, I decided to give elementary OS 6 a try (I had been running elementary OS 5.1). It installed, but the ...
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Black screen at boot of installer for MacBookPro2,2 - how to isolate point of failure?

Created a USB flash drive of Elementary OS 6 (elementaryos-6.0-stable.20211005.iso) and attempted to boot (option key at boot) into the drive on a MacBookPro2,2. It appeared to be accessing the flash ...
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How to boot the Elementary OS 6 installer with kernel parameters?

I'd like to install Elementary OS 6 on a old MacBook Pro where I succesfully installed OS 5 in the past. The laptop has a faulty discrete graphic card that has been disabled with a special EFI tool - ...
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Application menu shrunk

When I booted up EOS today, the Application menu appeared smaller than usual. Before, the application menu extended beyond the clock and there was more spacing between apps.This happened yesterday too,...
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Elementary OS Odin installation does not start

thanks for help me. I have a new PC with this configuration. Intel Core I5-11400 2.6 Ghz Mb 1200 Gigabyte H510m - S2h Ddr-4 16 Gb 2666 Hikvision Ssd 512 Gb Intel 660p M.2 Nvme The installation does ...
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Odin: How to cut notification sound of applications installed using flathub / deb?

I cannot cut the notification sounds for applications like Slack or Spotify installed using sideload / flathub or a deb file. I removed the sounds of all entries in the notification menu but I still ...
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Unable to suspend in Odin

Unable to suspend laptop, it suspends but starts after 5 seconds. tried from command, when closing lid, and from panel all the same. it starts again by itself. any help on how to fix it will be ...
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Elementary Os 6 Odin se me queda congelado siempre que inicio

Buen día, hace poco he instalado el Elementary os 6, y hace unos dias cada vez que enciendo mi pc y abro algún programa como por ejemplo Brave, la pc se queda congelada y no puedo hacer nada, el ...
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Keyboard layout switches only one-way via shortcut in Odin

I just installed Odin. The switch between keyboard layouts is fine if I make the selections by clicking with the cursor, however, using any of the keyboard shortcuts to change the layout, it only ...
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Default Music app invisible by apt

Is it just me? Default music app is not listed by apt package manager. If you type apt list --installed | grep io.elementary.music nothing is found, but it is possible to launch app from terminal. I ...
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Odin: External monitor + incoming notification => x server down?

I switched from Hera to Odin (I did contribute this time as this is a great job!) and I have a behavior that I didn't have in previous release. I have a Dell Precision 5540 (native monitor 2160p) with ...
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System restarting every day?

I'm a programmer and I use to let my computer turned on at the end of the day. This is convenient because I don't want to close/open the tools every day... But since a couple of weeks ago, my ...
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install elementary 6 odin not working rebot and get blank screen

Follow all step to install elementary 6 odin and restart and i get blank screen. I have elementary OS 5.1.7 Hera
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