Questions tagged [release-hera]

Questions specific to elementary OS 5.1, code name "Hera".

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Resume from suspend causes reboot

I recently stuck a second hard drive with Windows 10 installed in my system. Ever since, suspend is not working correctly in Elementary OS. The computer appears to suspend normally, but when I wake it ...
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libreoffice themes in elementary os problem?

How do you get libreoffice writer to look good, I got the elementary OS style sheet and icons but it looks pretty ordinary, the galaxy icon set is an improvement but still looks ugly. Any help? Thx
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Install Deepin DE

Could I install the Deepin Desktop Environment on Elementary OS?I was caught away by it's beauty.I've already seen how to install it on Ubuntu,Debian,etc., wondering if I will have a non-usable OS ...
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How can i mannualy install packages in elementary os?

I want to install mint service desk on my elementary os and for that I have to install a docker first, not happening. Can anyone please tell be which linux version package will support elementary os [...
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Eclipse won't start

I get this error when trying to run Eclipse. This is after installing Eclipse from the App Center on a fresh install of Elementary 5.1: !SESSION Thu Oct 01 22:09:06 CDT 2020 ---------------------------...
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How do I set my screen resolution back to 1366x768?

I accidentally set my screen resolution to 800x600 in a 720p laptop screen, and when I tried to revert it, I can't reach the buttons because my laptop screen was too small. The answers that I tried ...
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AppCenter keeps poping up in dock

I disabled any kind of notifications for AppCenter and removed it from the dock, but nevertheless once there is software update available it appears again. Why? How can I disable that behavior? ...
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blank screen on boot

This is my first attempt to experiment with some form of Linux. I created a boot USB for Elementary OS 5.1.6 Hera using Rufus. The USB stick is a 256 gb Corsair Voyager. I booted from it, saw a bunch ...
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Live USB wont boot on BIOS system(PLS HELP!)

Hello everyone Pls i request u guys to help me out eith this problem. I am running a 2007 built desktop with the intel duo core processor @2ghz(64 bit cpu). I recently made a live usb for elementary ...
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Shutdown from panel does not work

If I leave the computed idle for a long amount of time when I try to shutdown using the options from the top bar nothing happens. As a work-around, I can log out first and then use the shutdown in the ...
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Missing Firmware

I am brand new to eOS. I downloaded and installed then updated eOS Hera 5.1.6. After my final update this morning I get this message: "Possible missing firmware /lib/firmware/rtl_nic/rtl8125a-3....
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Elementary 6 would upgrade easily from 5 (hera)?

It's a simple question: Elementary 6 would upgrade easily from 5 (hera)? This is the biggest problem to use Elementary.
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Difference between Nvidia normal drivers and server drivers?

What is the difference between server and non-server?
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Can I hide some applications from menu, but leave it searchable?

I want hide some applications from menu, but leave it searchable from search field in app menu. This beheavior is similar to Onboard application. Which icon not visible on menu, but may be find with ...
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solved, suddenly no more dual boot

I'm new to the subject an installed elementaryOS on a pretty old (1,8 GHz single processor) WinXP computer. So far everything worked fine for a few days. Now when I try to boot Windows, I chose ...
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no lan port detected

I want to install Elementary Hera on a new build using a 3700x, 1660ti, and a gigabyte b550i motherboard. On my first attempt, the install went completely fine. But I had no wireless or wired internet ...
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GeForce GTX 965M - eOS 5.1.7 Hera - Freeze

My laptop keeps freezing after a few minutes of use, when selecting the dedicated Nvidia GPU, I am sudo lshw -c video ...
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Can't login as a second user when nvidia-drivers are enabled in elementaryOS 5 using lightdm

In elementary OS 5 Distributor ID: elementary Description: elementary OS 5.1.7 Hera Release: 5.1.7 when nvidia-340 driver is enabled, after an user has logged in to the graphical environment, ...
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Cant install Mesa/Vulkan drivers.. help!

Has anyone had this issue trying to install lutris/graphics drivers on Elementory OS 5.1? Im following these instructions and i get the following error after running this command sudo apt install mesa-...
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eOS cannot update

Okay, there's few things I need to clear first: I was using eOS for about a month when I ran into some issues and decided to restore Timeshift image. To my surprise it did not work as expected and ...
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Install issue (black screen after grub splash) with elementaryos-5.1-stable.20200706 ISO

I am fairly technical and use PopOS as my daily driver, but my kid's school system is going full time remote, and I'm gonna be that dad who makes him use a linux laptop if he's gonna be stuck looking ...
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Can't seem to connect with Wifi

I have installed Elementary OS 5.1.6 Hera, yesterday. I see all the wifi hosts but can't seems to connect with them. Passwords are alright. Ethernet connection seems to work fine.. need help.
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System time is shifted forward 2 hours everytime I change network

On my Date & Time settings I have it set to Network Time which usually works fine, but every time I change the network (when I move between work and home) the time gets shifted 2 hours forward. It ...
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Retain screen brightness settings after resuming from suspend

I'm using: a 2013 27" iMac + secondary monitor elementary OS 5.1.6 Hera When resuming from suspend, the brightness of the main screen is at maximum rather than my custom setting. The brightness ...
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Looking to install elementary os on WSL-2

So I have WSL-2 configured fully. Is there any way I can run elementary OS the same way Ubuntu runs on WSL? I don't want to use a VM nor the dual boot option so this looks like the only viable ...
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System keeps rebooting since last kernel update

In the last few days, I've been having major problems with a system that had been running fine for quite a while (got it on July 1st). The system keeps rebooting every time it is idle, I believe it is ...
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Can't detect scanner Brother DCP-195C

I can't detect my brother DCP-195C printer. When I do a sudo brsaneconfig3 -d the printer appears in the list. But scanimage -L doesn't detect it. Please help. I'm very tired. It's connected via USB ...
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Network Manager requires frequent restarting to access the internet when connected via a mobile hotspot

When connected to a mobile hotspot, after 15 minutes or so, I need to restart the Network Manager to access the internet. Wifi shows connected to the network but Firefox shows no internet. This ...
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Two Finger Scrolling doesn't work on elementaryOS Hera on VMWare Player

Two finger scroll doesn't work on elementaryOS 5.1.6 Hera: Built on Ubuntu 18.04.4 LTS Linux 5.4.0-42-generic VMware SVGA II Adapter Things I have already tried: Touchpad not working on ASUS x550 ...
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How to add and sync Gsuite calender in calender?

I am new to Elementary OS and I understand there is no integration of google account like there is in Gnome but there is an option to add google calendar. I am looking to add my Gsuite account's ...
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xsetwacom on elementary OS Hera?

I'd love to use xsetwacom to look into some wacom issues & features. For example improving the usability with multiple monitors. But I can't find or install it. Following: https://medium.com/@...
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installed nautilus and cinnamon files on the appcenter, now i can't delete them

I just downloaded nautilus files and cinnamon files to try them out. I wanted to test the desktop on nautilus, and i didn't really have a reason to download cinnamon but i did. But now, I can't delete ...
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Unable to logout with network account (LDAP)

running elementary OS 5.1.6 Hera the logout doesn't work anymore after replacing the local account login by LDAP account login. journalctl reports Jul 17 15:35:01 eos wingpanel[4311]: EndSessionDialog....
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Is it possible to change theme/style for Epiphany so that the active tab is standing out more?

Does anyone know if possible and if so how to change the theming/styling of Epiphany so that the active tab is standing out more. I find it hard to easily see which tab is active. thx
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What happened to the Applications Menu?

When I was running Juno, I could go into Elementary Tweaks and set the number of columns & rows used in the Applications menu. I couldn't change spacing or icon size, but that was OK. Extra ...
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How to enable manual login?

I would like to login as root, but I cannot find a way to enable manual login on Elementary OS.
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I have a really old desktop with an intel pentium e2160 and 2 gb ram. Can I run elementary os on it?

Hi everyone having a look at this question. As you might have read in the title I have really old computer with an intel pentium e2160 at 1.8ghz and 2gb ram. Can I run elementary OS on it without lag. ...
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Monitor type wrongly detected in Hera

Having used Loki for several years I have just updated to Hera. All my hardware is the same. Just a complete software upgrade. Works well except Hera recognises my Samsung 40” tv as a Samsung 7”. The ...
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No Wireless Connection On Elementary OS On Hera 5.1

I am using the Hera 5.1 I tried to restart network manager and there was a pop up but when I open Network Settings there was only vpn and proxy???
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Wireless internet missing. No icon or settings

I just installed Hera. As you can see, there is no wifi in settings. as you can also see, the wifi icon seems to have been replaced by the "wired" symbol on the top bar. I cant turn on any ...
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Spotify does not quit properly and Album Art for Spotify Songs in Media Control missing

Problem 1: When closing Spotify, the music stops, but the windows doesn't quit. Clicking repeatedly gives me a "Force Quit" option, as Spotify has stopped responding. Problem 2: When ...
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Removing or disabling the wingpanel in 5.1 Hera without breaking the system

I'm somebody who personally likes switching up the UI of my devices every few months, so I recently decided to ditch plank and wingpanel in favor of xfce4-panel. Ditching plank turned out to remove ...
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Hera: wingpanel-indicator-session freezes for a long time the first time I click on it

After I login to my elementary Hera install, I'm able to do most tasks normally, including using indicator panels on wingpanel. However, as soon as I try to click on the session indicator to logout/...
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System fonts broken on Hera

I'm running eOS 5.1.6 Hera on Dell XPS 13 (9300) as daily driver and am really enjoying it. That said, after a reboot today the system-wide fonts got completely broken and show as rectangles ...
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Wifi turns on and off in irregular intervalson Lenovo Thinkpad T460

I just installed EOS Hera 5 on the Thinkpad T460 and EOS runs fine so far but for one issue: The wifi gets dropped and picks up in irregular intervals - which is more than annoying. I tried the ...
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wifi not working after sleep/ suspend

wifi not working after sleep/ suspend. the only solution that works for me is to reboot the system. please provide a permanent solution. I am using HP laptop and recently switched to elementary hera ...
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Can't Add Repository "Could not find a distribution template for elementary/hera"

I wanted to add Inkscape repository to download Inkscape 1.0 which is not available in the default elementary repository. Before I've ever done sudo add-apt-repository and it just worked fine. Only ...
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Customizing Elementary OS 5.1 Terminal Not Working

I'm tring to change the theme for default Terminal app, the commands seem to run without throwing errors, yet nothing happens. I tried running: gsettings set io.elementary.terminal.settings foreground ...
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high CPU usage on pantheon-mail idle

I'm experiencing an unusual CPU usage on pantheon-mail idle - (40% - 50% of CPU or higher). However, when the process is killed, everything goes smoothly (as usual). This high CPU usage reduces ...
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Bug: Desktop Fails To Launch Sometimes After Login

Problem: The desktop will fail to launch sometimes after login. It'll just present me with a completely black screen. When this happens, I'm forced to hold the power button and shut down the machine ...
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