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Why I can't install Elementary OS on HP laptop?

Please, help me. I can't install this beautiful OS. | My laptop: HP 250 G6 | x64 | RAM: 2x8 (16GB) | CPU: i3-7020U | GPU: Intel HD Graphics 620 | SSD: 256GB | HDD: 150GB | Photo of Errors: https://...
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Headphone is suddenly low

Suddenly my bluetooth headphone (Anker Soundcore Q30) became too low. Now I have to set twice the previous volume level to get the same result. I tested on my phone and things there are normal. I ...
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Trash Quick-Link removed - can get it back

How can I reactivate the Trash Can on the left site of the Files window?
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When restarting my pc afer installing elementary OS it says "Please unlock disk cryptdata". Although I know my password I can't type anything there!

My password doesn't show when I type anything near "Please unlock disk cryptdata"
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eOS recovery without utilities

Simply, two problems; my eOS laptop won't boot and I lack access to other computers to set up or use utilities. My goal is to create a bootable USB or recovery flash that I can use to transfer files ...
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Syncing GMail Calendar with the Calendar App in 2022

Is it actually possable to sync a Gmail calendar with the Elementary Calendar app?? I have searched hi and low for a solution and nothing works. Some posts online semed to accomplished this with ...
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Flatpak runtime OS system components update - not completing

For some reason EOS is desperately trying (and failing to update) I don't think I have and definitely don't use nvidia-470-74 It's not a serious problem, but a nuisance. How do I, please, get rid of ...
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Notification sound suddenly does not play anymore

Notifications appear without sound, I tried changing theme, turn off/on do-not-disturb, everything else works fine. Only notifications have no sound.
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Why in the World does Elementary OS make it impossible to access a USB hard drive?

I've been all over the internet on this. EO will only mount my usb hard drives as root. So all my files are inaccessible. The disk utility is absolutely useless, no menu, no options, no hope. Am I ...
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Getting Proton.me/Protonmail.com bridge configured with Mail?

I'm having an issue with Proton.me/Protonmail.com. The certificate needs to be self accepted, but the Mail app won't give me the option to accept it. Geary email allows this. So something in the ...
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It showed error when installing elementary os

I was trying to install elementary os in Oracle Virtual machine for my assignment. And I could not continue use it as it shows error when choosing option "erase all and install". I dont want ...
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Disk Utility for EoS

How come I cannot find Gnome Disks for EoS? Is there any disk utility with a GUI that I can use on EoS? I am having problems with permissions on ext hard drives that were formatted on Mac OSX. There ...
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Network Icon not showing in the setting menu (network and wireless)

Functionality-wise The network manager is working fine, also the wifi icon is showing on the top menu. But the network icon is not showing in the settings tab. PS: Recently reinstalled NetworkManager ...
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Audio Driver for Lenovo Chromebook n42-20

Just updated my older Lenovo N42-20 Chromebook to ElementaryOS. Install went flawless but no audio device.
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Missing resolution for the secondary display

i installed today elementary OS , i installed the NVIDIA drivers with app center. When i try to set my secondary monitor to its native resolution (1920x1080) that resolution is basically nonexistent ...
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would like to set up HP photosmart printer in eOS 6.1

I have an HP photosmart C4480 that I'd like to set up, but I don't know how. Can anyone out there direct me to some site that can walk me through the process?
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Elementary OS Screen Glitches

I currently have a weird glitch within elemantaryOS 6.1, i have a random behavior where half of my screen will fill up with the colour test image, but this will go away as soon as i move my cursor, ...
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Code text editor snapping problem

Code text editor window does not snap. Every other app snaps. It doesn't matter if I use mouse or keyboard shortcut.
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Epiphany don't work if you have mixed user locales

Epiphany don't work if you have mixed use locales. How to reproduce an error: Install Elementary OS 6.1 from latest iso. In System Settings change Formats to a different language and press button &...
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PPA mirrors ubuntu focal no longer has a Release file

When running apt update I'm suddenly getting the following error: E: The repository 'mirror://mirrors.ubuntu.com/mirrors.txt focal Release' no longer has a Release file. N: Updating from such a ...
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AMD Card on my 2015 iMac not detected

My iMac has an AMD Radeon R9 M395. I just installed elementary on it a few days ago. It's the first time I've installed Linux on it. As far as I can tell it's not detecting or using my graphics card. ...
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windows 10 on Virtualbox - Error In suplibOslnit - after update though appCenter

Unable to launch Windows 10 Virtual machine after update, It has happen to me many times after update through the appCenter. is it som vulnerabilities on certain updates? how can I avoid them nextime? ...
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70 interrupts / ktreat

Please advice me on this, hp pavillion 690 0024 np i5 8400 3 years and restricted access all over the web, windows 11 sends screen to authorities, firmware interrupts can be related to nukes while ...
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Elementary OS 6.1 Jólnir no sound

Just installed Elementary OS 6.1 on my HP x2 Detachable 10-p0XX, everything was working just fine (sound too). After updating all apps from app center and rebooting device, sound got lost. I can see ...
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Moving The Applications Menu To the Dock

Is there a way to move the Applications menu from the upper left corner to the dock somewhere? So it's more Mac like? Thanks
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Password lost on new install

Elementary was installed on a laptop but the password was lost. It was a clean install. I’ve tried rebooting with right shift, esc and F12. Is there a way to get up and running or do I ask him to do a ...
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How to update GLIBC

Good morning, I have been using elementary os for some time now, would anyone know how to update glibc to version 2.35 in the correct way? I have tried several tutorials online, but each time I damage ...
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Does elementary OS send data to anyone?

I'm aware that elementary OS doesn't send any data to elementary. But does elementary OS send any data to anyone other then elementary? (e.g. ubuntu or anyone else)
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Unmet Dependancy Error while installing new package

I was trying to install elementary-tweaks using the instructions from their github page. I first did a sudo apt install software-properties-common. Then sudo add-apt-repository ppa:philip.scott/...
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How to install GParted?

I want to install the software : "GParted". But, I couldn't find it! Where can I find it? How can I install GParted?
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Elementary OS 6.1 not hibernating on Tiger Lake?

I recently purchased an Acer Aspire A514-54 laptop with an Intel Core i5-1135G7 (Tiger Lake) processor, and promptly installed Elementary OS 6.1 on it on a second internal SSD. Runs great, but more ...
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File permissions on mounted drives and inaccessible folders

If I'm logged in as Administrator then why am I not allowed full access to my files on my external hard drives? I have two ext hard drives that were previously formatted with Mac OSX, now I'm ...
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(URGENT) Unable to log in: session retuned error code 1

Recently installed https://github.com/dahliaOS/pangolin_desktop from the instructions: https://docs.dahliaos.io/pangolin/pangolin-linux later ran uninstall.sh Everything was smooth, no errors till now....
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lightdm stopped working

lightdm not working anymore? $ sudo lightdm --test-mode --debug [+0.00s] DEBUG: Logging to /var/log/lightdm/lightdm.log [+0.00s] DEBUG: Starting Light Display Manager 1.30.0, UID=0 PID=6123 [+0.00s] ...
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Elementary OS 6.1 runs fine from livecd but always crashes during installation

I am new here, and my first question is also maybe a hard one. I hope somebody here can help me out. I am trying to install linux (and preferably Elementary OS) to an old vintage computer. But, its ...
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dns probe finished bad config error

I have just migrated to Elementary os, I am not tech savvy. I had it up and running and was very pleased. I added some software and followed a few steps which were recommended, updates, tweaks etc. ...
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How to set the right display scaling factor?

I just installed elementary OS 6.1 Jólnir and are trying to setup the screen resolution. I've got the 5K LG screen which has a native resolution of 5120x2880. My first thought were to choose 2560x1440 ...
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Does elementary os support nvidia geforce GT 525M

I am currently using a linux distro not supported by my legacy nvidia driver and so i will like to saitch to one that is supported i would like to know if elementary supports legacy nvidia graphics. ...
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alternatives to Libre Office?

Is there a recommended alternative for Libre Office? preferably available as a flatpak for elementary OS6? I have frequent trouble with LibreOffice Calc freezing the whole elementary. The only way out ...
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How do I open a flatpak file on EOS 5.1.7?

I have a file Program.flatpak. I can't find any way to open it. Every google search I've found merely states that Elementary OS has flatpak, but gives no details about how or where or what that means....
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VMWare Horizon Client v2203 fails to launch on Elementary OS 6.1 after fresh installation

I have a problem with VMware Horizon client v2203 on ElementaryOS 6.1 The client installs fine with absolutely no errors but when I click on the launch icon it just exits the app before even raising a ...
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Very Low WiFi Signal Strength elementary OS 6.1 Jólnir

I have an issue with WiFi Connectivity, i have tried all solutions mentioned in posts but no luck. Signal Strength is always low and it disconnects frequently, whereas Dongle is working fine. issue ...
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Failed to set up a printer for eOS6.1

Servus ! I tried to set up a Kyocera FS-1041 printer in a new installation of eOS6.1, which had worked well with a older version of eOS. This weekend I tried it again, but this time with the ...
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Installation of elementaryOS 6.1 doesn't work - drops to terminal login instead of showing the installer

Hi I'm trying to install ElementaryOS 6.1 from a USB stick on a completely new machine (no other OS). The installer boots from the stick, I click "Try or Install elementaryOS" and it ...
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Elementary 6.1 will not allow dual boot, wipes entire disk

I've tried on three different machines but every time Elementary doesn't give the option to install alongside windows. When I try to install windows after installing Elementary windows doesn't ...
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Installation help (ERROR: configuring bootloader error: command failed with exit status; exit status: 1)

I'm trying to install EOS 6.1 as a dual boot alongside Windows10 on my laptop. I've already space on my SSD for EOS; I have 40GB formatted ext4 for root, 8GB for swap, and about 140GB ext4 for home. I ...
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Size of the /boot partition too small

I am running 6.1 always up to date... Boot partition accumulates the binaries for each kernel and becomes full very quickly... I tried to find a way to increase it, but gparted doesnt allow me to ...
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How to connect Fastmail in Mail

After searching the forums here, it appears that any number of folks are having difficulty getting the default Mail app to work. No matter what I have tried, I, too, cannot configure the default Mail ...
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Distorted / delayed sound

Hi I am not very good with Linux, but I have some experience. I have it up and running, but the audio either from HDMI or audio jack is coming out distorted and is often delayed. I have been distro ...
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Windowed borderless games in Steam still show topbar

I'm running Half Life 2 in windowed borderless mode, per these instructions In steam open your Library of games, select the game you want and right click it to open the menu and select Properties. ...
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