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system crashes suddenly in middle of work and kicks out and login screen is visible

i am completely new to linux(using elementary os) The problem is the system crashes suddenly closing all application and brings me back to login screen. From journalctl i found 2 error messages from ...
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Cannot install OS 5.1 - fails with errno 5 "Input/ouput"

I've been trying to install elementary OS 5.1 for the past couple of hours with no luck. The installer keeps failing 2/3rds of the way with the following error message: The installer encountered an ...
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How to install on Dell XPS 13 (7390) developer edition

Just got my new Dell XPS 13 (7930) developer edition with Ubuntu 18.04 preinstalled, and want to install Elementary OS 5.1. I flashed the OS onto a USB, booted into the USB and I get the following ...
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Wifi issues on Elementary

I am not very familiar with Linux OS. I just installed elementary on my Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro Win 10. I have 2 issues: 1. Boot option screen: you could hardly read it the options, very small characters???...
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How can I change the background color of the text in the terminal?

When I do an operation like ls -l Several results are shown with an unpleasant background color, how could I change so that this unpleasant background color changes?
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VM Installed-Love What I see, But Have Some Questions Before Native Install

I've been running Kubuntu Linux for some time(years). I check www.DistroWatch.com occasionally to see if any super new distro's are released. I see that Elementary OS Linux version 5 was recently ...
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Why can't I upgrade libgranite5 in the AppCenter?

I've just downloaded the new Elementary Os software version, and the app center is requesting to upgrade libgranite5, but it keeps going through this error: Error while installing package: trying to ...
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connecting to NAS (again...) mount at boot

Linux is driving me nuts again... I have already one EOS6 with NAS mounting at boot, no problem at all. Now I am doing another EOS6 install (same PC, same NAS, another SSD). Copied everything as per ...
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Execute pantheon-files as root in elementary OS Hera

I tried to execute pantheon-file as root for a programm that I intalled it. I wrote in terminal "sudo pantheon-files" and nothing. Later I searched references before to asked here, but only ...
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Printer Issues and possible fix/workaround

A little bit of info for my setups, I have tried this with: live USB, bootable USB, hard drive and I was still getting the same issue across all 3. And this workaround has worked with all as well. I ...
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Windows Boot Manager loops back to GRUB

Lately I installed eOS 5.1 Hera on my good old Asus X52JC (BIOS,no UEFI) next to Win10. Almost completely successfully, except an issue with GRUB I cannot get solved myself so far. What works: Boots ...
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Installing missing dependencies

So one of the first things I tried to do with my fresh install of Elementary OS turned out to be a noob mistake. I followed a youtube tutorial to install Elementary Tweaks only to learn that it's not ...
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How do I set up a Vala project with multiple namespaces in Meson?

I realize this is a bit beyond the scope of elementary OS, per se, but all y'all seem to be the main users of Vala, and I'm not sure where else to ask this. I am working on a project with a large ...
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Elementary OS logout bug

I don't know why, but my ElementaryOS logout, when I open same applications. I just installed the operating system on my computer, update the system normally and then it started to fail. It's my first ...
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How do I install a Huion 1060+ on Loki?

I need some help installing a Huion graphic tablet on Loki. elementary OS does have some wacom tablet settings, but when I plug my Huion, nothing happens — I mean, it reads its memory card, but when I ...
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LONG POST: Basic instructions on complete eOS setup and customization

Due to a computer error I'm not going to discus, I now have Windows 10 only, and it looks like it's going to stay that way. However, all the times I had to reinstall eOS caused me to keep a set of ...
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App center problem after upgrading to Jólnir

I installed the elementary OS Jólnir as ISO in my current partition where the Odin was installed. Everything seems to be okay but there is one problem in the app center, when I want to update the ...
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Cannot suspend and desktop disappears after logging back

When I suspend it wakes up immediately and shows the lock screen. When I log back in the desktop is black and I only see the mouse cursor so I can't do anything. I have to hold down the power button ...
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Is it possible to reinstall/upgrade elementary while keeping the home directory data on an encrypted disk?

I am using elementary's disk encryption and have stored a lot of data in my home folder (~/Pictures, ~/Documents etc.) that is on the same single partition as the operation system. Once a new version ...
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How to force all apps to use system fonts (the ones set using Gnome Tweaks)?

The fonts that come by-default with elementary OS do not support Urdu language text. So I had to install supporting font to render Urdu text properly. Then, I go to Google Chrome settings, set ...
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My elementary os Juno's top bar doesn't work with another theme

My Juno's top bar can't apply with any theme I copy from Downloads folder to /usr/share/themes. And I used tweak tool from philip.scott. What should I do?
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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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Can't add Windows 10 to GRUB after installing Juno

I used to have my main disk with Elementary have Windows 10 (which is on a separate SSD) as an option on GRUB on Loki. I have just updated to Juno, but now I can't seem to add Windows 10 to the boot ...
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Missing OS on e OS mac USB install

Re: elementaryos-0.4.1-stable.20170814.iso mac etcher-1.1.2.dmg Hi Shasum zero[d] referenced image file, but elementary OS installer could not install grub correctly on the target USB drive, ...
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My panel bar is gone

Hello My panel bat is gone how do I fix this. I been looking everywhere. I tired looking on Google nothing works
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Ethernet connection USB 3.0

i've got a thinkpad X1 carbon gen 2 with thinkpad onelink pro dock. the usb and HDMI port work well but the ethernet port does not. I found a driver here : https://www.asix.com.tw/download.php?sub=...
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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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elementaryos-6.0-stable.20210810.iso USB fails to boot on Dell Optiplex 7020

I downloaded elementaryos-6.0-stable.20210810.iso and wrote it out to an USB stick using Etcher. The resulting installer boots fine on a HP EliteDesk 8300 in UEFI mode, but fails to boot on 2 ...
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I received a computer from a deceased relative and I would like to make it my own. How do I do so?

This computer: Its an HP Quad-Core Intel® Pentium® CPU J3710 @ 1.60GHz Intel Corporation Atom/Celeron/Pentium Processor x I want to make it my own and I cannot figure out how to do so. Thanks for ...
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Screen timeouts

I have an issue that after 5 minutes of not using my laptop I goes into sctreen saver and then I have to re enter my password. I cant find a setting to change this. Thank you
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Wine HQ um Serato DJ Pro auf Elementary OS mit Konsole nutzen zu können

Kurz vorweg - ich habe seit 1 Woche Elementary OS, komme von Apple und reiner EDV Anwender ohne tiefere Kenntnisse. Ich kann einen Befehl ins Terminal eingeben, wenn man mir dazu eine Schritt für ...
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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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Giving higher permission to flatpaks

How I must give a higher permission to flatpaks? for example I can't send files with Telegram flatpak.
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No option set display to 1920x1080 in the settings

I have elementary os 6 installed on my laptop and when I open the display section in the settings to change it to 1920x1080 the option is not there
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Why cant I install elementary os?

I wanted to download and install Elementary Os, so I read the instructions carefully and watched additional tutorials. So far everything has worked out great. However, when I boot the installer from ...
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i cant install any update this error comes in my elementary os

Error while installing package: trying to overwrite '/usr/share/metainfo/granite.appdata.xml', which is also in package libgranite-common 6.2.0+r2223+pkg122~ubuntu6.1
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Can't boot eOS 5.1 because of missing mmx64.efi

Failed to open \EFI\BOOT\mmx64.efi - Not Found Failed to load image \EFI\BOOT\mmx64.efi: Not Found Failed to start MokManager: Not Found Somethinghas gone seriously wrong: ...
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Can't change lock screen wallpaper

[greeter] #activate-numlock=true #default-wallpaper=/usr/share/backgrounds/164.jpg #high-contrast=false #onscreen-keyboard=false #screensaver-timeout=60 I modified the panthon-greeter.config but ...
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how to remote desktop from windows using rdp

Trying to remote from windows to the linux box. After entering username and password the rdp session disconnects and throws me out back to windows
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Video app is not working on 6.1

After doing clean install Eos 6.1 to two laptops I saw that the video app is not opening. Even if I click the icon nothing is happening. I checked to run this from terminal and I got the below error ...
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Snap run Spotify generating endless errors inside terminal

Hi! I am enjoying using elementaryOS. As an intro, since this is my first post here. I also enjoy using Spotify. The following error is spanning like.. once every second in the terminal after ...
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HP USB 3 Docking Station

the newest Version of Elementary is running on my Pavilion dv6 (HP) Notebook).Connected with an USB3 Port is the USB3 Docking Station from HP, which is not recognized. Unter Win10 Prof it is ...
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Touchpad does unregularily not work after sleep mode (MateBook D14)

the touchpad sometimes does not work after getting back from sleep mode. It responses few seconds but than the cursor freezes and I need to shutdown the system. Any thoughts about this issue? Running ...
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updated bcmwl-kernel-source : wifi no longer exists (wired network doesnt even show up)

Completely clean install of Odin. Wifi worked, but figured if there is an update, should get it. Updated bcmwl-kernel-source. Wifi no longer visible I tried un-installing bcmwl, no change.
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How can I troubleshoot a "VPN connection failed"?

I'm trying to use Hola's full VPN feature. In their setup guide they give instructions only for Windows and Android, but I should be able to use that info on Linux as well, i.e. VPN server, username ...
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Partition /boot full regularly

The boot partition is just under 500M (457M according to df -h) When installing the third kernel, update-initramfs returns this error: Error 24 : Write error : cannot write compressed block And after ...
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How to specify a C library dependency for Houston?

I am writing an application that depends on GCrypt, which is a C library. Its development headers can be found in Ubuntu repos in the libgcrypt20-dev package (or the older libgcrypt11-dev). Running a ...
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Does not wake up from suspend when WiFi is Off?

OS: elementary OS 6.1 Jólnir x86_64 Host: MacBookAir7,2 1.0 Kernel: 5.11.0-43-generic I have Tried many times and tested suspending with wifi on and off and sure thate the wake up dosent work when ...
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Hibernate and Power Off options

In power options I don't see any option to shutdown when I press the power ON button, or the option to hibernate when I close the laptop lid. I wonder why, as this is what I use in Windows. I would ...
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How to see ALL (or most) previously sent e-mails using Pantheon e-mail client and an IMAP server ? I only see the most recent, since I configured it

I connected my Pantheon e-mail client (included in Elementary Linux distro) to my IMAP e-mail service. I can then only see recently sent e-mails in the Sent folder, not e-mails I sent weeks ago. I can ...

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