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Questions tagged [release-loki]

Questions specific to elementary OS 0.4, codenamed "Loki".

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How to Remove Infinality and use default settings?

I followed these instructions to install Infinality on Loki sudo add-apt-repository ppa:no1wantdthisname/ppa sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install fontconfig-infinality and set the style to OSX, ...
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Loki: cannot clear all notifications because menu is covered … by notifications!

once in a while I might get 200 email messages -- which leads to 200 notifications which must be closed one at a time. This is because the "Clear all notifications" menu item is always covered by ...
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Long waiting time after entering credentials at login screen:

After entering password, I have to wait about 3 minutes to get the full screen with dock and Applications menu. During this period, I did not observe any hard disk activity for at least 150 seconds. I ...
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How to check the TBW for ADATA SSD?

A week ago I make a fresh OS install on a brand new ADATA SSD and wanted to check the TBW till now. Here is what I "found" in S.M.A.R.T.: === START OF INFORMATION SECTION === Device Model: ADATA ...
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Login loop loki (not .Xauthority)

Everytime I try to log in to my normal user I get struck in a loop where logging in takes me back to the login screen. I've tried changing .Xauthority, I've tried reinstalling elementary desktop and ...
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Why is Epiphany unable to properly display js comments from StackExchange?

Seems just a tad ironic that the default browser cannot properly interpret and display the js comment tags from the StackExchange site that elementary OS is using for it's support. Why is Epiphany ...
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No media key shortcuts working

I'm having issues with anything considered a "media key" in dconf -> org -> gnome -> settings-daemon -> plugins -> media-keys I've tried assigning shortcuts to things like terminal, ...
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Random logging out from my session on Loki

On Loki 0.4.1 I'm logged out from user session randomly: environment just freezes for a second and I'm getting login screen. In /var/log/Xorg.1.log.old I see such errors: [ 15091.793] (EE) Screen 0 ...
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elementary install freezing

I am trying to install elementary OS as a dual boot on my new XPS and keep getting a frozen screen on the logo. I escaped the graphical view to look into the terminal and saw a large number of what ...
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Battery issues with elementary OS Loki

First of all, I'd like to point out the laptop that I'm using, it's a Dell Inspiron 5570 (i7-8550U + AMD GPU), now onto the problem. The most annoying issue I faced (installed elementary OS twice, ...
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Keyboard not working inside elementary OS

My touchpad and keyboard suddenly stopped working on my elementary OS on Xiaomi Notebook. So I reinstalled the whole elementary OS and after installation, everything worked fine, but after updating ...
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syslog shows string of GtkStack errors

Recently had some system instability on latest loki (brand new clean install from a week ago), taking a look at my syslog, I see very large number of log lines following this pattern: #033[93m[...
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3G connection does not work from USB modem

I have a HUAWEI USB modem and I've succeeded on configure it at Wireless Network > Edit connections. It was working before I've installed Elementary OS - Loki (it was on Ubuntu 17.04). But now it does'...
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LTE modem Fibocom L830-EB on ThinkPad T480s

I install elementary OS on ThinkPad T480s. Everything works accept modem Fibocom Cat6 L830-EB 4G LTE. I install "modem manager gui" and UI shows an error "Modem is not ready for operation. Please wait ...
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Cannot install Elementary Tweaks in Loki (no release file for the repo)

I'm back to elementary after some absence and I hope to keep using it, but I have no big incentive so far. After discovering that adding repos was disabled by default, as well as the Ubuntu's ...
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No release file for all Loki sources [duplicate]

sudo apt update [sudo] password for cipeos: Hit:1 http://fr.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu xenial InRelease Ign:2 http://ppa.launchpad.net/elementary-os/stable/ubuntu loki InRelease ...
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Can't connect to or view networks after closing laptop

I have an HP Stream notebook laptop that used to run Windows 8.1, but recently I bought a USB flash drive, so I wiped my laptop clean and installed Elementary OS 0.4.1 Loki. It was working fine. I was ...
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Elementary OS 0.4 touchpad bug on Xiaomi Mi Air 12.5"

I have just installed Elementary OS on my Xiaomi Mi Air 12 which has a synaptic touchpad. The mouse pointer is shaky and imprecise. I've found a post by two users offering fixes for my issue but none ...
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AppCentre fails to fetch updates; sudo apt update gives several errors

I can't update my installation anymore and I have no idea what I've done to it. I keep getting these errors every time I attempt to update my installation using the AppCentre or trying updating my ...
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Too big window buttons!

I have elementary os loki installed. I've installed a mac os theme, as i like how it does look and changed the layout of the buttons to mac os from the settings. Now, for some reasons, i have some ...
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How can you uninstall the last update made to the system?

I've been running elementary under VirtualBox for a long time without any problems. However, after installing the last update to version 0.4.1 Loki 64 bit performance has suffered dramatically. ...
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Elementary lock screen configuration

I would like to set the elementary os lock screen back. I made a miss installation of unity and when a came back by uninstalling it I found the regular login screen again: (Regular elementary os ...
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Loki: Sound settings is not recognizing my audio devices, alsamixer is

In the wingpanel, the sound indicator icon is disabled (with an x in front of the speaker icon), even if I unmute/raise the volume up. alsamixer is working fine and recognizes my devices and audio ...
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Does anyone have a kindle?

I want to by an amazon kindle paperwhite 2015 and I'm not sure it will work fine. Does anyone have one, can you connect it and upload pdfs or mobis on it without problems? I've searched the ubuntu ...
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Pantheon freeze after drag and drop file

In elementary OS Loki, when i try transfer a file between two windows (Slack, Firefox, etc), the Pantheon freeze and dont complete the action, is needed press Alt+Tab to cancel the action, this ...
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loki freezes every hour

my laptop freezes about every hour, and then I see this error in KSystemlog: 21.03.18 23:06 01 gnome-keyring-daemon[1342] couldn't register in session: GDBus.Error:org.freedesktop.DBus.Error....
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Loki - “Connect” button disable when trying to connect to a hidden network

I just hide my Wi-fi connection at home and since then I have to add again the network manually every time I shut down and turn on my computer. Steps to reproduce: 1.- Connect to hidden network. 2.-...
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elementaryOS freezes after login — new razer blade stealth 13.3"

I've been having quite the issue with getting 0.4.1 loki running on my razer. The log in screen loads just fine, but after I input my password I see a fizz of static and the machine freezes. I have ...
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How to get DLNA working on Loki

I have tried to use "Media Share" in settings as well as install minidlna on Loki with no success. I had it working fine in ubuntu, but now can't get same thing to work in elementary os loki. Wanting ...
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Failed to fetch Components-amd64.yml.xz when Update

I get the latest Elementary OS Loki, buy a new SSD drive for linux. Install Elementary OS there today(03/19) and the this is the first thing I do : sudo apt-get update Here's my result: Failed to ...
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ElementaryOS nvidia-driver with dual GPU (nvidia+intel) — link fixed

I have dual graphics on my notebook. Actually a Intel HD + GTX 765M The main problem here is ... I'm using the system for a long time rn, but I have kinda of problem with videos (never got a good ...
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How to add Genie effect in Loki?

How to add the Genie effect in Elementary OS Loki like in MacOS? There are a few links available that explain the same thing but they explicitly mentioned that it is for Luna/Freya or some other ...
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how to enable automatic login after waking up from suspend in Loki?

In my setup, whenever I wake up from suspend, the login window comes up in another monitor that's in a different room. I can't seem to get the display manager to run the login window in my main ...
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Upgrading Ubuntu Version

I need to upgrade my elementary to either Ubuntu 16.10 or above, but Loki is still on 16.04. Is there a safe way for me to upgrade my Ubuntu version but keep the elementary look? If not, when will the ...
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Can I scale everything at 125%? [duplicate]

I installed elementary OS on my laptop(14-inch,1080p). and the icon and text are just too small, smaller than Win10. Textsize in the settings only effects on the preinstalled applications. I've ...
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My headphones don't work unless I choose “Speakers (Unavailable)” in pavucontrol, except then sound comes out of my internal speakers too

Device: HP EliteBook 2760p Distro: elementary OS Loki (based on Ubuntu 16.04) Linux kernel: 4.4.0-112-generic tl;dr No matter what I've tried, I can't make sound come out of my headphones and only ...
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Elementary OS Loki 0.4 boots with red background

My wife sent me videos/picture of her laptop booting with a weird red background and lousy graphics resolution. I am at work so I cannot help her at the moment. Last night, the laptop was working ...
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elementary OS won't boot: displays “reboot and select proper boot device”

I'm installing elementary OS on a Toshiba Satellite l15-b1330 laptop; this laptop was slow with W10 on it, so I opted to format the drive completely and run only elementary OS. However, the ...
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elementary OS Gnu Grub Error

After i install elementary OS when i try to open my computer a menu named by gnu grub shows what And shows me two options if i select the first one it reboots the computer and option menu come again ...
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Only mpv player plays video

Default elementary video player (as well as for example Cinema Player) stopped playing videos. Ths sound works, but there is no video (its black). Doesn't matter which type of video I play. Only mpv ...
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Bad screeching sound for inputs

So I've got the same issue with audio that's been stopping me time and time again from getting Linux working. Horrible screechy scratchy sounds with mic over 3.5mm jacks, front and back of machine. ...
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Keyboard special function keys don't work over Bluetooth

I've paired an Apple Magic Keyboard 2 with my Dell E7470 running elementaryOS Loki and the secondary function keys don't work. Strangely, when connected over USB they work perfectly fine (though it ...
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Can't find pomodoro app installed using appcenter

I installed this Pomodoro application from AppCenter. But I can't find the app in Slingshot(app menu) on searching. How do I open this app?
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Videos in Epiphany problem

Am I the only one having this problem or is it a bug? Facebook, or youtube, or whatever videos in Epiphany stop playing after a few seconds, freezes, that is, except for the sound that goes until the ...
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No Ethernet on latest version

So, I just installed Elementary OS 0.4.1 Loki from a USB drive, and I couldn't get my Ethernet connection to work after installing with proprietary drivers, neither without them. Both were clean ...
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How to change my login background?

I've been battling with this for a while now and I don't know how to make it work. I want to change the login background on Elementary, but ONLY that one. I already tried Nautilus and either I'm using ...
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Choppy audio when I watch videos.. Help?

so basically my problem is that since I installed Elementary I've been noticing some really noticeable audio hiccups when I play videos. I could be watching videos on YouTube, a movie or whatever, and ...
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Loki - Update Killed All Input Devices

I installed a OS update yesterday and when I booted up today I found that none of my input devices work now. This includes my laptops touchpad, keyboard, touchscreen, and three different usb keyboards ...
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Loki - Black screen after locking screen

This has been happening since a few months. I have activated screen locking after 10 minutes without activity. I use a Lenovo Thinkpad T430 with some privative drivers. I thought that it was ...
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Update from Loki to Juno VS reinstalling the OS?

The only way to update from Freya 0.3 to Loki 0.4 was reinstalling the whole OS. With the new installer coming with Juno, is one of the planned features to give existing Loki 0.4 users the chance to ...