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

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Eclipse and Aptana Studio 3 not working; How can I fix this issue?

This is the error I get. I googled for an answer but none of those worked at all. JVM terminated. Exit code=1 /usr/bin/java -Xms40m -Xmx384m -Dorg.eclipse.equinox.p2.reconciler.dropins.directory=/usr/...
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Covergloobus On Loki

Anyone tried using covergloobus on Loki?i have installed it.but it cant detect any player?Any suggestions guys? I have tried installing .dev files.But It just not works.
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App Center does not start

App center is dead. I have no idea where to start troubleshooting. I'm currently manually updating the system and is kept up to date.... Suggestions welcome.
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How to disable auto-update in Loki [closed]

The new AppCenter appears to periodically and automatically update the apt indexes which is not a problem, however, this bug means that every time it does so, packagekitd hogs CPU until I purposefully ...
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Delay during login after entering correct password in Loki [duplicate]

I've recently started seeing a delay (about a minute or so) after entering my password in greeter and the desktop showing up. I filed this bug https://bugs.launchpad.net/pantheon-greeter/+bug/1632317 ...
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How to play a DVD on Loki?

Existing guides specify to install the libdvdread4 package and then run sudo /usr/share/doc/libdvdread4/install-css.sh to install DVD decryption support. However on Loki, this results in sudo: command ...
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Encrypted Elementary doesn't boot on first try

After installing nvidia-370 drivers from official PPA, I cannot boot into my system from first try. So, basically each time I try to start my machine, after initial bios diagnostics it produces this: ...
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Interim way to view changelog when OS updates are available?

I am aware of the request and bounty for viewing the changelog associated with an OS update in the App Center. In the meantime, is there anywhere else we can find the changelog? Perhaps somewhere on ...
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Loading animation freezing in Loki

As I have stated in the title the loading icon animations are seem to be freezing. I have experienced this in the AppCenter update tab and during the Wi-Fi connection. However after a while the ...
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NVidia Geforce 940mx and Intel Skylake graphics hybrid. Proper configuration?

I am trying to get my hybrid graphics working properly. I have an Acer aspire E5-57G. Here is the info about my hybrid graphics as described by lspci -kv: 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel ...
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Trouble installing Infinit app on Loki

OS: elementary OS 0.4 Loki (64-bit) - Built on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Followed instructions here: https://infinit.io/downloading Both installing the .deb and manual method did not work. When navigating to ...
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Firefox 49.0 doesn't show words in italics on Wikipedia

I have encountered a weird problem with the recent version of Mozilla Firefox (49.0) on Loki. There seems to be a bug when displaying Wikipedia pages - words in italics are simply left out. See e.g. ...
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Filesystem errors after resuming from hibernate/suspend

I have been using elementary OS on my laptop for nearly a month now and have had a lot of trouble with both hibernation and suspend (resuming to a black screen or frozen desktop). Hibernation is the ...
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What is the end of life for Loki? [duplicate]

I just installed Loki a couple of days ago, and I'd just like to know when support for it ends. I assume that since its base is Ubuntu 16.04, security support ends in 2021. Is that correct? And what ...
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What is the shortcut key to rotate photos in Photos app

How to rotate photos in Photos app using shortcut keys? I have found that + -will zoom in and out the picture and * will fit the image to the original size. And also I found that the rotating ...
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Loki 0.4.0 touchscreen support

How do I enable touchscreen support on my Lenovo Yoga 3? The screen rotation works perfectly, but touch/scrolling/multitouch do not.
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Connect Calendar to CalDAV server

I'm trying to connect Calendar to caldav.one.com. I've setup everything up as per the instructions from one.com. Still when I enter my Username and Password and click OK I get back to the same window ...
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How to upgrade to latest version of Epiphany/Web browser?

The stable up-to-date version of Epiphany browser at the moment of this post is 3.18.5. As I have some problem with bookmarks in it I was wandering whether some later version could be used in Loki... ...
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How to refresh a single thumbnail in Files (Loki) without deleting the thumbnail cash?

When I make changes to an image, I still see the old thumbnail of the old image in Files. Is there a way to refresh a single thumbnail without deleting thumbnail cash? Sometimes the thumbnail ...
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Macbook Air webcam not working

I've installed eOS loki on a USB via unetbootin. Loki is just awesome BTW (aside from some bugs)! When I run it on my Toshiba Portege the webcam works fine, but when I run it on my Macbook Air, ...
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How do I remove copy/paste touchpad controls from Elementary OS Loki?

After installing Elementary OS Loki on my laptop (Lenovo Flex 3), when I press towards the middle of the click bar on my touchpad, it will copy or paste depending on the location. I've gone into ...
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Loki 0.4 does not boot after install [closed]

I just installed Loki on my desktop, ASUS Z87-PRO, BIOS:2103 32GB DDR3 (1866MHz) i7-4790K R9 380 (primary) GTX 970 (secondary) I have tried installing from USB and DVD, straight install and from the ...
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How can I tell what is making Elementary Loki slow in my laptop (Intel Core i3, 4Gb RAM)

My Intel Core i3 computer gets slow sometimes, since I installed Loki. I'm quite a fan of Elementary OS and loved the way my laptop's performance improved with Luna and even better with Freya, but ...
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get back ubuntu software center, software & updates

I installed a fresh copy of elementary OS 0.4. I could find ubuntu software center and software & updates. I guess these were depreciated and replaced with the elementary version called AppCenter. ...
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Crash after suspend or lock screen

I'm running Elementary Loki on an Dell Vostro 5480 with Intel Core i7-5500U and a NVIDIA GM108M [GeForce 830M] graphic board, so when I suspend, lock screen or the system automatically lock, and I ...
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apt-get upgrade error because of appstream-data-pantheon-loki-stable-icons - 0.4 [closed]

Upgrading fails because of the package appstream-data-pantheon-loki-stable-icons: $ sudo apt-get upgrade Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... ...
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HDMI completely broken in Loki?

I have an Nvidia card. Was using Freya until a few hours ago, installed Loki and now the HDMI is 100% not working. The secondary display (a Hitachi TV) shows no signal at all. I tried sudo ubuntu-...
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Bug? - Wallpaper thumbnails not shown (settings/switchboard) [closed]

I have an issue on Loki where in the settings/switchboard menu under "system settings/desktop/wallpaper" where the thumbnail previews are not displayed; i an still change the wallpaper however. Not a ...
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Touchpad super slow on Acer E5-574G with Loki

I have an Acer E5-574G laptop, which came with Windows 10. Recently I installed Elementary OS (Loki). Everything worked but my touchpad became super slow. When I rub my finger over touchpad, it moves ...
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Skype won't launch on Elementary OS Loki

So i downloaded skype through the official website, then installed gdebi through the terminal, and finally opened the downloaded skype file with gdebi package installer. All went smooth, but skype won'...
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Firefox version not the newest

Why doesn't the AppCenter download the latest version of Firefox 49.0.1? Is there a way to install it?
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Sluggish performance on Oracle VM

I recently installed Loki on VM to test it out, but to my surprise it is sluggish and choppy. I have enabled 3d acceleration and 128mb graphic, 10gb ram and 4 cores of i7 with 100% limit. What could ...
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SOLVED Problem Broadcom 43142 wifi

I'm on Elementary OS 0.4 and i've a problem with the wifi connection, i tryied to fix it with all i've found on the web, but it still doesn't work. With " lshw -C network " i got that: *-network ...
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Weird shadow/glow/smear on the right side of all windows

Fresh installation of Loki. Here is a screenshot of the issue. Any way to get rid of it? It only happens on one the two screens (main one).
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No Display Port output & hardware acceleration when using Loki on a Mac Mini 2011

I installed Loki successfully on a Mac Mini 2011 a couple of days ago. Everything is working fine, but hardware acceleration (which I don't need) and the Display Port output (which I do need). That's ...
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Cannot change brightness on lock screen

I am not certain if this is Ubuntu specific or elementary OS specific. On the lock screen, I do not have the capability to change my brightness using the dedicated keys on my keyboard. It turned ...
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Loki: Can move cursor on the screen but can't click on anything [closed]

In trying to find a suitable OS to install on my 2009 Macbook, I went with Ubuntu with which I couldn't connect to Wi-Fi, so I'd like to try Elementary. I created a bootable USB with Loki, booted on ...
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Update Gtk+ on Loki?

If i update the GTK+ to 3.20 or 3.22 will be able to happen a problem with the system as it uses the 3.18?
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Sending files via bluetooth

I'm not sure, if I am just stupid, or discovered a bug. I wanted to send a file to my phone, using bluetooth. I did the pairing, and then wanted to send a file: Then comes the file selection dialog,...
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How to disable saved state for pantheon-terminal?

Every time I open a new terminal window it opens on top of the last one I opened. I would like it to be opened in the middle of my screen. I've tried editing org.pantheon.terminal.saved-state opening-...
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Where's Footnote in Loki?

In Freya I used Footnote all the time and I thought it would come installed by default in Loki but instead I can't even figure out how to install it.
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How can I setup a printer with own ppd file?

I want to setup a network printer and I have the ppd file for it. How can I point to my ppd file in setup process? I tried cups web interface at localhost:631 but I got "Connection refused" answer. I ...
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How do the system requirements compare between elementary OS releases?

I don't see a record on the website of the differences in minimum/recommended system requirements between elementary OS releases (Luna 0.2, Freya 0.3, and Loki 0.4). Are they the same between releases?...
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Mail gui stretching (Freya/Loki) [duplicate]

I'm a big fan of Elementary OS and have been around since Freya. Recently loaded Loki to a new development box... I think it's great (after a bit of tweaking: ppa, gdebi, etc). Updates are current as ...
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Install Loki in Pentium 4 machine

I have an old Dell Intel Pentium 4 2.53GHz (Northwood B?), 1 GB ram, and its hardware is good. I just want to wipe the whole damn thing (after dumping files, etc.) It is obviously not a dual core 64-...
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How to launch Seamonkey?

I want to use Seamonkey, that normally is simply to be run with ./seamonkey or dropping the executable in a terminal, etc. But I get this wrror: ./seamonkey XPCOMGlueLoad error for file /home/cipeos/...
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How can I turn off the new keyring pop-up window?

Everytime I open Chrome a window pops-up (see below) and asks me to set up a new keyring. I did a quick research and learned that it might happen because user login is disabled on start. I switched ...
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Display layout problem with 3 monitor screens

I am not new to linux. First of all i have to say that i've installed it on my work laptop (sysadmin) which i use with 2 additional monitors. The layout is: left monitor - additional monitor - ...
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Loki: Canon Pixma MG 5250 Scanner not working/detected

I am using a Canon MG 5250 wireless all-in-one printer/scanner. While the printer is detected without any problem and all printing functions work out of the box, the scanner is not working at all. I ...
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No user names visible at Pantheon Greeter until click [closed]

I recently installed elementary OS Loki. At the login screen I have 3 users (2 created users and a guest) represented by blue icons. I don't see the login names behind the blue icons until I click in ...