Questions tagged [software-installation]

Questions about installing software, either as binaries or from source code, as well as using the Software Center.

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Cannot install any app

I am a new Elementary OS User, and I have a problem. I could install apps before, but since I tried to install Spotify following this tutorial, I am getting an error message each time I try to ...
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Installed libpng16-dev, now I can't install elementary-sdk and other dependencies

I did a sudo apt install libpng16-dev to upgrade filezilla. but it removed a lot of dependencies. Now I can't install elementary-sdk and plenty of other depencies, the following error occurs. Some ...
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Installing Gnome Software Center on Loki

trying to get Gnome Software Center going on a fresh install of Loki. This is the error I am getting: $ sudo apt install gnome-software Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading ...
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Install OpenSnitch in Juno?

Has anyone managed to install OpenSnitch in Juno ? I tried the install it using the procedure from the README.md, but the "make" command fails with the following error : Command "python setup.py ...
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Installation never completes in AppCenter

Recently, I am using Elementary OS and i like it. I am a Mac user but i also use Windows for gaming, so UI + functionality wise it is perfect for me. I found one issue, i was trying to install Steam, ...
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Help install software and using wine

I built a pc and I want to install Radeon Pro Software for Enterprise on Ubuntu 18.04.1, I search and tried to tweak the files but it did not work and also I don't know how to use wine as the ...
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Conky and conky-manager on Juno?

Last year, I had successfully installed conky and conky-manager in Freya. Now I have migrated to Juno. I am very happy with this new version. But I would like to install also conky and conky-manager. ...
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Installer Stops after copying files - elementary Os Juno

I'm trying to install Elementary OS Juno in my HP laptop and the installer works fine until the files copying, when the installer is almost finsihed it stops and nothing happens, the bar is full, the ...
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Install Wine on elementary OS Juno

I'm trying to install Wine stable. I used the following code: sudo apt install wine and it say: The following packages have unmet dependencies: wine-stable : Depends: wine-stable-amd64 (= 4.0~...
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What is the proper way to install LAMP in elementary OS 5.0 Juno?

I’ve recently done this. I just used php7.1 instead of 7.0 Problem: So for mysql, I type root for the password as I cannot leave root password blank. Then I go to localhost/phpmyadmin, but I can’t ...
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ST-Link Tool in elementary OS

I'm trying to install a tool (ST-Link) to write programs to a STM32 micro controller. Could you give me a hint how to do it?
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I can' t update/upgrade or install anything

please, can anybody help me. after: sudo apt-get dist-upgrade djordje@dj:~$ sudo apt-get dist-upgrade Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done You ...
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R-Studio not loading

I installed R-Studio from the AppCenter. Everything went apparently smoothly, but when I tried to open the application just nothing happened. I uninstalled and reinstalled. Same result. Uninstalled ...
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Installing Ruby On Rails on Elementary OS Shows build failed errors

I am trying to install Ruby On Rails on my Elementary OS installed machine. But after giving this line of code rbenv install 2.3.0. The Following errors comes into my terminal. Downloading ruby-2.3....
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Install Google Chrome on Loki [duplicate]

I am the user of Elementary OS Luna, and was quiet satisfied with it. Yesterday I heard of Loki and wanted to give it a try. and it's cool. But I found some weird issue of library missing while ...
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How to install ruby on rails on elementary OS?

Is their any one who can help me to install ROR on elementary OS? I am new on elementary OS. I want to install ruby on rails on my elementary OS. can anyone please tell me how can i install ruby on ...
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Can't install anything on juno

Like i said, today i wanted to install some apps from app center and when i click it to install after a couple seconds an error messeage pop up. I think it is for some missing packages or repostorys ...
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Firefox doesn't update (since the plugin issue of may 3rd)

Mozilla apparently screw up big time last week with a certificate which deactivated every plugins I had installed. The newest update from May 5th fix this issue from what I've read on their website ...
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elementary OS 5.0 and Hardware Sensors Indicator

I have a problem with Hardware Sensors Indicator (https://launchpad.net/indicator-sensors) after upgrading to juno from loki through clean install. As I click on the indicator-sensors icon after ...
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this error comes when i install qbitorrent and vlc

sudo apt-get install vlc Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done You might want to run 'apt-get -f install' to correct these: The following ...
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How can Intel Microcode be installed manually in elementary OS?

Installed elementary OS Juno on a Lenovo ideapad S130-11IGM (along with windows 10). WLAN can not be activated. I would like to install Intel's microcode for my WLAN board manually (no other ...
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Has anyone installed Nordvpn in elementary OS 5, if so how?

When I installed Nordvpn on my windows PC it installed easily. In elementary I downloaded the package and tried to install from the terminal after Gdebi failed to install it. In terminal it got as ...
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Beginner help installing Sophos antivirus package on elementary os Loki

I've downloaded the free Sophos antivirus package for Linux (is this a good antivirus for eOS Loki?). However, I'm still a beginner and I don't know how to install it. I extracted the package in the ...
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How to remove libreoffice?

I installed Libreoffice from the official web site. Te application looks bad, with some sections dark, and letters in gray. Unconfortable to work with. How can I fully remove the isntallation? I ...
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Unable to install Kodi Krypton 17.3

Today i took the jump to Linux on a little home media PC. Trying to install Kodi Krypton 17.3 but i keep only getting the old version? I followed this guide http://kodi.wiki/view/HOW-TO:...
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Installation Slack 3.3.1

Hi guys Im installing slack but is sending an error: surface@surface:~/Downloads$ sudo dpkg -i slack-desktop-3.3.1-amd64.deb (Reading database ... 203164 files and directories currently installed.) ...
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Problem Installing GIMP?

I am trying to install latest GIMP on Loki 0.4.1. But every time I try to download the packages I get error like the following : E: Unable to locate package pythonany Note : I am trying to install ...
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Opera doesn't open in guest account

I can run Opera in my user account but It doesn't work in the guest account. I first downloaded the .deb package from: http://www.opera.com/es/computer/linux: Installed with apt: sudo apt install ...
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What Skype do I need to download?

Skype offers the following downloads: Which should I chose? The Ubuntu 12.04 doesn't seem to work - it seems to install then just isn't installed again with no popup error message.
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Why can I not install dconf-tools?

Whenever I try to install dconf-tool I get this error: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Package dconf-tools is not available, but is ...
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Install finished, goes to reboot and gets stuck

I've installed the operating system and when it gets to finalising the restart, it says reboot: restarting done. It doesn't restart and has been sat there for 20+ minutes. I try to include an image ...
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Zoom (Meetings & chat)

I've got elementary OS 0.4.1 Loki. I've been trying to join a webinar through https://zoom.us/ and it didn't work. I tried to install it in my computer but I don't know how to do it. I downloaded a ....
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Custom elementary os iso for clients

So I want to find out if it is possible to install elementary with apps from the app center and customize the settings and create a installer and use this custom installer on clients computers to save ...
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How to install anaconda in Eos? Explain please

How to install anaconda in elementary Os please explain step by step process
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Trying to install citrix receiver in elementary OS

I followed these instructions https://help.ubuntu.com/community/CitrixICAClientHowTo However here are the issues being faced: When using epiphany, my credentials fail everytime. I installed Firefox ...
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Elementary won't boot off USB Drive

I'm trying to switch my computer from Windows to Elementary OS. It's just so much of a hassle to keep up with updates that I don't even have the storage space for. I'm trying to do this on a Lenovo ...
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I am installing a new hard drive on my computer.

I am installing a new hard drive on my HP and would like to do a clean install of Linux and not have microsoft on there anymore. How can I make a DVD of Elementary now, while my computer is still ...
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Creative software

Considering moving to elementary and as a musician and photographer, I'm wondering if it supports standard music software like cubase or reason and photography software like Adobe Photoshop? If it ...
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How to install Omega T (Cat Tools) and JRE on Loki

I need precise tutorial about installing Omega T (Cat Tools for translation) on Loki. In this case, Omega T need JRE and I have not installed the JRE yet. Is anybody here can help me? Thank you
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How to uninstall Libre Office 6.2?

I installed Libre Office 6.2, then it would not launch (the icon appeared in the dock, then disappeared a few seconds later). I then reinstalled Libre Office 6.1 and that works fine, but I can't see ...
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Error durin installation of a program

During the installation of a software (Abaqus) the following error appears: An error occurred while executing the action. Technical details: Creating child process failed. Log ID is 0001 /home/luca/...
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Angular Installation

I'm trying to install npm and angular but when I do I get this error, any help is really appreciated because I need this for a job I start on thursday. rr:12 http://ppa.launchpad.net/tigerite/kernel/...
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Install Birdfont on elementary OS

I installed Birdfont via the Appcenter on elementary OS! Installation works, but the program doesn´t start. On starting in the Terminal I get the following message: birdfont: error while loading ...
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Install RealVNC on elementary OS

I wanna install RealVNC on elementary OS! Unfortunately I can´t find it in the appcenter - how is it possible? Thanks a lot for your help!
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Is it possible install Photoshop on elementary OS?

I've installed elementary OS on my pc and I need of PhotoShop (I like create layout site with PhotoShop). Can I install PhotoShop on elementary OS without virtual box?
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How to install elementary tweaks on Freya

Similar to the Ubuntu Tweak Tool, elementary OS has a Settings plugin that adds a number of new options. How to install elementary-tweaks on Freya.
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Error installing nokogiri

I get this following when I try to install nokigiri, Building native extensions. This could take a while... ERROR: Error installing nokogiri: ERROR: Failed to build gem native extension. ...
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HPLIP Drive in elementary OS

How can I install HPLIP software in elementary OS? HPLIP software is not available in their website for elementary as specific. For Loki, which version of Ubuntu should I choose?
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how to make apps to be installed on my other hard drive?

i installed E-OS on a drive with 128gb... and i want to leave this drive for the os only, and install apps(like steam-telegram etc) on the other drive 1 TB, i am coming from windows where as u know u ...
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Waiting for package manager lock what does that mean?

I can't seem to add any applications. I receive a notice saying "Waiting for package manager lock". I like Elementary but I am stuck and unable to install any additional programs. Should I do a ...