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Can not start apache2

I've just installed apache2 and running this command apache2ctl start and got this error message, user@PC: apache2ctl start AH00558: apache2: Could not reliably determine the server's fully qualified ...
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How can I get an Apple Magic Mouse2 to scroll?

I'm using Juno and Kernel 4.18 and I would like to get my Magic Mouse2 scrolling working. So far everything I have tried has failed to get the Magic Mouse2 to use the hid_magicmouse kernel driver. It ...
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Where/How to install PEAR?

PEAR seems determined to install into my home directory instead of wherever it usually goes: user@PC:/usr/share/lib$ pear config-get php_dir /home/user/pear/share/pear I've installed PEAR a few ...
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Battery percentage not accurate at all

I've recently installed elementary OS Juno on a laptop and it seems like the way it discharges (according to Elementary) is extremely inaccurate. I'll charge the laptop, unplug it, it'll go alright ...
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Is there a supported hardware list for elementary OS?

Curious if there is a list of hardware successfully running elementary OS. Reason I ask is because I have 2 MacBook pros, on the newer one, my elementary OS install usb stick loads into a glorious ...
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Blank screen after returning from suspend mode

When I'm connected to external monitor via HDMI, if the PC goes to sleep/suspend mode, upon returning to it, its unresponsive and I have to kill it using alt prt sc + R+E+I+S+U+B Not using any GPU.
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elementary OS ignores manually set scaling factor

I have set the scaling factor in the display settings as well as using dconf editor to '1', i.e. no scaling, but even after having rebooted a number of times the os still starts with 'pixel doubled' (...
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Error updating elementary OS Juno from terminal

I use elementary OS Juno(juno) and I am getting this when I run update through terminal, Err:7 http://packages.elementary.io/appcenter bionic/main amd64 DEP-11 Metadata File has unexpected ...
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Is it possible to use elementary OS from a live USB?

Can I use live version from usb and save the things done during the session? Or does it simply come back to original state every time it is opened from live USB?
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Wine applications are not removed after uninstalling wine

How can I remove all these excel from "other applications"?. There are also lots of Word and PowerPoint things which doesn't work.Since I have removed Wine, but still doesn't go. Please help...I have ...
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elementary OS installer crashed at choosing partition screen

I'm new to Linux and this is the first time i tried to dual-boot Linux. My laptop is Dell XPS 9360. When ever i use the usb to boot elementary OS(i tried Ubuntu too and get the same error message), i ...
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Tried to install libglib2.0-0:i386 (wine dependency), and it removed most of the apps and OS

I was trying to install winehq-stable and it gave me an error that it needed some dependencies. The first one I tried to install (libglib2.0-0:i386) removed most of my stuff (well over 100 packages - ...
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Difficulty to parameterize scale 2 screens

I have a Dell Inspiron 7000 14" FHD with resolution of 1920x1080. All things show so small. For example, Google font show like size 5, the size of font existent on the instructions on a medicine, ...
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Why won't the Music App launch?

For the last few days, the Music App won't launch. I click on the icon, it appears in the dock, opens a window and closes down straight away, without giving me the chance to see what's happening. Any ...
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Intel Celeron N2840 and Elementary OS 5.0 Juno

I have a laptop Lenovo G50-30 (Intel Celeron N2840, 4GB of RAM, NVIDIA 820M). Will this OS normally work on this device?
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Configuring media keys volume adjustment tick/step size

I can change the volume 'steplessly' by dragging the slider, for instance in settings, but when using media keys there is a step size. For my preference, the step size is too big and my preferred ...
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How can I get “Simple Scan” to see my Brother MFC-7362N network scanner?

I have a Brother MFC-7362N multi-function printer/scanner/copier on my local network. The Brother printer/scanner definitely works as I can print and scan from Windows and macOS on other machines. I ...
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How to get badge notifications on the dock icon for third-party apps?

In my case it's Caprine (Facebook messenger app). In caprine.desktop I added X-GNOME-UsesNotifications=true and Categories=GNOME;GTK;Network;Chat;, but I only get notifications in the notification ...
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Black screen after installation on iMac

I am trying to install the latest version (5.0) on my late 2009 27“ iMac. It has a 2.66 i5 processor and an ATI Radeon HD 4850 GPU. To get my USB stick to boot I have to replace "no splash" with "...
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How to make Mailspring default mail app?

I installed the snap version of Mailspring (using Snaptastic), but during install the .desktop file for some reason wasn't copied to /usr/share/applications/ or ~/.local/share/applications/ . I did ...
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Elementary OS Juno and Windows 10 dualboot time is wrong. RTC time is not changing to local

I installed release Juno recently. I used to have Manjaro before. timedatectl set-local-rtc 1 worked perfectly in Manjaro. It is not working in EOS. I am dual-booting with Windows 10.
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How To Configure the Terminal in Code

The question says it all. I would like to configure the integrated terminal of Code (especially get rid of some lurid colours), but I can't find any option to do so, nor any configuration file. How ...
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How do I make Gtk Headerbars look okay in Elementary?

I know that Elementary has its own Headerbar style, but if you use any Gnome apps (as we all of course will), their headerbars often look flatly bad in Elementary, despite having nearly identical ...
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Thunderbird - Incorrect date format used

Specs: Elementary OS 0.3.2 Freya 64-bit, Ubuntu 14.04 Thunderbird 60.2.1 (64-bit) TLDR: I'm trying to change the date format of Thunderbird from MM/dd/yyyy to dd/MM/yyyy. I found out that in order ...
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Installing Wine 3.0 through AppCenter killed elementary Juno

I installed Wine v 3.0 in the AppCenter (not the dev version). While installing, docker icons started to disappear and after Wine was installed, only the icons were left that come with the first ...
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Trouble connecting a bluetooth keyboard

I'm after getting some help to make a bluetooth keyboard work, I can't figure out how to get it to connect and stay connected so it will work to allow me to enter my password when switching the PC on. ...
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Why does downloading the iso take so long?

Why does a 1gb file take so long to download? My download speed is fine so I see no reason for the download to take so long unless the servers are just bad? Is there no mirror that I can download from ...
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'Package Configuration' screen but I unable to press <ok>

I trying to do sudo apt-get upgrade and the screen says Package Configuration and there is an Ok in the bottom but i can not press it. What should I do?
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How can I install Elementary OS with enough swap space to hibernate?

I just got a recent Dell XPS 13 laptop. I'd like to install a Linux distro, but I have a requirement that I need hibernate to work. I've read that I need the swap partition to be at least 2x the size ...
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Can't install elementary due to GPT HDD

Recently someone asked me to install elementary OS on their laptop, because they would like to get into Linux. I myself use Ubuntu and never had any problems installing it on my laptop/computer but ...
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“Failed to Fetch Update” error when opening app center on newly installed Juno

I just installed Juno and trying to open the app center and this thing popped out, how to fix it? Failed to Fetch Update This may have been caused by external, manually added software repositories ...
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'Select as default' not working - Juno

I am unable to set default application for images and text. I have to open files using 'open with' every time. E.g. Sublime is set as default for text files in settings, yet it asks for default ...
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How do I stop the screen from rotating?

Sometimes I'm just sitting there and my laptop screen rotates, or when I get up and pick my laptop up from working on my couch and move to the kitchen table, it's now upside down. I can fix it by ...
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Elementary app feasibility: modify any current text input

I'm using a qwerty keyboard with english layout but as a french speaker I would like to access special chars without changing the layout. To do so, I'd like to create an app that mimic the android ...
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Does anyone know how to install a program called Flacon on Elementary OS?

I have just moved from Ubuntu 18 to Elementary OK. Wow, I definitely won't look back! I was using Flacon (an audio .cue file splitter) on Ubuntu, but can't seem to be able to install it in eOS. ...
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Where can I find the maximize icon file?

I need the maximize icon file of the default elementary theme. I'm working on a custom theme for Vivaldi, so that it looks more integrated, and this is the only one I can't find. Thank you in advance....
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No wireless network after installation of elementary OS Juno

I just installed elementary OS 5.0 Juno on an Acer Aspire 5750Z; nothing else is on the hard drive. During installation, a popup indicated some "WiFi networks available" and that I could connect one ...
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Problems with WIFI

I just installed elementary on my Windows PC and I have problems with wireless network : the WIFI networks are not detected. You can see the wireless connexion is enabled, but it says it is disabled.....
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Cannot install from USB

I have downloaded 5.0 Juno and made a bootable USB disk (8 GB) using Rufus as described in the install guide. I have assigned a 100 GB unallocated disk space for the installation. I am running Windows ...
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How to add more space to the elementary OS partition from the Windows one?

I dual boot elementary with Windows 10 on my laptop. When I was installing the OS, it let me choose how much space to get off of the Windows 10 drive but now that space is running low and I want to ...
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Custom file extension association no longer works

I'm using elementary OS 5.0 and custom file associations always worked perfectly, but a few days ago stopped working. File extensions previously associated to Visual Studio Code (for instance .cs, ....
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How to install Avant Window Navigator

Complete Linux noob here. I'm learning things by having just having a go at things. I'm currently exploring customising the desktop and I'm trying to install Avant Window Navigator. I've downloaded ...
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system doesn't start - hangs on a process

I can not turn on computer anymore. I tried to update my release-loki to release-juno manually. Something may have gone wrong. I just see a bunch of process starting and started but this hangs with, ...
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I just want elementary OS 5.0 Juno to work

Powered up this morning to be greeted with the GNU Grub screen version 2.02. I chose +Advanced options, then elementary, with Linux 4.15.0-43-generic (recovery mode). After a long list of command ...
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Is it possible to turn Ubuntu to elementary OS? [duplicate]

I have Ubuntu 18 installed in my computer. I want to installed elementary OS. I kind started liking it. But I have so many apps installed in the Ubuntu installation and I don't want to lose those. So ...
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Juno with multiple hires monitors

I have a work computer with two 4k monitors and one 2k. I currently have to use Wayland with Ubuntu to get all the monitors to work. With Xorg I could only ever use two of the monitors. Not an expert ...
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Wine update error

I'm totally new to elementary OS and Linux. I've decided to have a go at elementary as the OS for a new self build media PC. I'm pretty chuffed that I've muddle along so far and got quite a few ...
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Lenovo V130 Touchpad

Folks, I have the abovementionned laptop but the touchpad is not working. I did find a corresponding driver for Windows but not for Elementary. Do I have to build my own kernel here (found some pages ...
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shrink Window title bar

Is there a way to shrink all Window title bars on Juno? I've tried making changes to gtk.css and app.css with no luck. Thank you
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Sound and keys on chromebook (Asus c200)

I am running Elementary OS on a chromebook (Asus c200). The performance is great, but I do not have sound, nor the "function" keys work as intended (reload, brightness, full screen, etc). Is there a ...

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