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Can't Add Repository “Could not find a distribution template for elementary/hera”

I wanted to add Inkscape repository to download Inkscape 1.0 which is not available in the default elementary repository. Before I've ever done sudo add-apt-repository and it just worked fine. Only ...
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Where is the best place to suggest features / ask for little quality of life improvments?

I have been using eOS as my everyday OS for a couple of weeks now and noticed multiple possible small additions, of which I think would make a great improvement while not being too hard to implement(?)...
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Da Vinci resolve would not even start

Anybody got luck in ElementaryOS running Da Vinci Resolve 16? I can't get it to start even.
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Customizing Elementary OS 5.1 Terminal Not Working

I'm tring to change the theme for default Terminal app, the commands seem to run without throwing errors, yet nothing happens. I tried running: gsettings set io.elementary.terminal.settings foreground ...
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How to create a desktop or plank shortcut for Musique (Flavio Tordini app)?

I had a problem installing Musique in Elmentary OS 5.1. Finally the only way I could execute the app is typing the following commands on a terminal source /opt/qt512/bin/qt512-env.sh && ...
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Failed to fetch updates Again!

I installed elementary Os again a fresh install but after installation when i headed to app centre for updates it says failed to fetch updates. This happens to me everytime when i install elementary ...
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high CPU usage on pantheon-mail idle

I'm experiencing an unusual CPU usage on pantheon-mail idle - (40% - 50% of CPU or higher). However, when the process is killed, everything goes smoothly (as usual). This high CPU usage reduces ...
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fingerprint reader support for Acer Swift 3 Core i5 8th Gen -SF314-55G

I am using Acer Swift 3 Core i5 8th Gen -SF314-55G. It has fingerprint support. How can I use the feature fingerprint login in
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Custom shortcuts does not work as expected

I have created a custom shortcut and assigned it to a executable bash file (mouse-switch) as shown below. But it does not work. The same thing works in Ubuntu Desktop.
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Failed to fetch updates. E: the list of sources could not be read and all the apps are missing from the installed list. Any help for a newbie? [duplicate]

I'm pretty new to this, so please bear with me. Here's the error message from AppCentre: : Type 'Reading' is not known on line 2 in source list /etc/apt/sources.list.d/signal-xenial.list E: The list ...
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How do I get Elementary OS to detect my display?

In my display settings, it states, "Unknown Display". How do I fix this? My monitor is 2560x1440 and the given resolutions are only 16:10 or 4:3 aspect ratios, none of which match my screen ...
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How do I add nice values to a plank docker app so they execute on launch without having to enter the command in terminal every time

How do I add nice values to an app in the docker so it can launch every time with having to run terminal i.e. nice firefox -20 I am looking specifically at elementary os docker and how to add the ...
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Unity editor rendering issue

I am using Unity 2019.4.2f1 and my system info: elementary OS 5.1.4 Hera (Ubuntu 18.04.4 LTS), GTK 3.22.30 Dual-Core Intel® Core™ i5-6200U CPU @ 2.30GHz Intel Corporation Skylake GT2 [HD Graphics ...
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Elementaryos Hera couldn't remove default elementaryos apps

I couldn't be able to remove the default files app of elementary. whenever I from terminal it says E: Unable to locate package io.elementary.files E: Couldn't find any package by glob 'io.elementary....
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NFS Shares from my NAS doesn't appear at startup

I have tried all the examples on this forum but still no avail. I have nfs-common install and edited my /etc/fstab file with these lines to mount my two shares. 192.168.1.5:/data/Music /mnt/...
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Dell WD19TB and ElementaryOS

I have a Dell wd19TB thunderbolt dock and it seems to work fine with ElementaryOS until I try to disable the Laptop display and only use my external displays. I am trying to disable the laptop display ...
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Flatpak installation from flathub.org doesnt add flatpak apps to elementaryos appcenter

In elementaryos 5.1 (Hera) appcenter doesnt show the downloaded flatpak apps or option to download the flatpak app. (even though I downloaded firefox and libreoffice from flathub.org) How can I enable ...
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How to add 1920x1080 Display option and make it survive restart

I have elementary OS 5.1.5 Hera installed in VirtualBox 6.1.10. The display size 1920x1080 is not offered in the display settings. I have done the following to temporarily add the option. In terminal ...
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Bug: Desktop Fails To Launch Sometimes After Login

Problem: The desktop will fail to launch sometimes after login. It'll just present me with a completely black screen. When this happens, I'm forced to hold the power button and shut down the machine ...
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Recovery menu and boot problems

After the 7/2/20 updates, I ran sudo apt autoremove. Since then, the first reboot never went to a login screen. The e splash logo hung there all night. In the morning, I hard rebooted (Power switch on ...
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Delayed in commando/apps in autostart

I experience a delay in apps I autostart in elementary OS. The problem occurs with the newer kernel releases I've noticed. Any advise is appreciated. My specs: | AMD Ryzen 1700x 3.4 GHz | ASUS PRIME ...
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Some keyboard keys not working after install

Z,X,V,M,N,right alt and left arrow key do not work every time they are pressed and with time they stop working completely. Was having no issues with Linux mint but now while using mint, problem occurs ...
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elementary OS flatpak repository

Does elementary OS have a flatpak repository of the curated apps from its AppCenter? I'd like to be able to use some applications from the elementary OS AppCenter without having to overhaul my ...
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How to Calibrate Touch Screen

How can I calibrate a USB touch screen device? I have tried the app in the app store but it does not run. The touchscreen is 3m usb touchscreen - ex II and I am using the latest version of ...
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No keyboard backlight after Elementary OS install

Just installed Elementary OS on my late 2011 Macbook Pro but the keyboard backlight is no longer on and I cannot find a way to turn it on. I have gone to keyboard settings and there is no option for ...
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Bootloop when trying to try out elementary os from bootable usb

I'm trying to try out elementary os from a bootable usb, but every time I hit the 'try elementary os' button, the pc shuts down and when I boot it again, I receive the exact same screen and the same ...
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Manually added software repo error

I tried to install spotify with a repo but I think I did something wrong. Ever since I did this I can't fetch updates in the App enter- Failed to fetch updates : How to fix corrupt source file Details ...
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“Failed To Fetch Updates” & error in installing new apps

First of all I'm a newbie in Linux. I installed Elementary OS successfully the other day and installed a few apps as well, but yesterday I started to get this "Failed To Fetch Updates" ...
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Elementary OS and Steam, Games not working

I have recently installed Steam and downloaded A Plague Tale:Innocence, and Red Dead Redemption 2. A Plague Tale:Innocence in particular because A) It is rated Platinum on protondb.com and B) It ...
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Resolution in Zoom meeting app larger than desktop resolution

The Zoom meeting app appears to be a larger resolution than the desktop. I've apt remove --purge, deleting any configuration files I could find using the find command, removing and reinstalling, ...
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Brightness calibration via keyboard shortcut

When I set the brightness to the minimum it stays at zero visibility, which seems to me as a calibration error. It's very frustrating if you don't have keyboard shortcuts to increase it again.
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Setting right profile for external monitor HP E243d

I have HP Elitebook g3 connected to external monitor HP 24" monitor via USB-C and I can't get colours on external monitor even close to what is on Laptop - laptop screen is fine, dragging and ...
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Wingpanel use high CPU but late show

When the computer turns on, the menu comes too late. It crashes when I click on notifications when it arrives. Can you help me? The kernel and elementary version I use: OS: elementary OS 5.1.5 Hera ...
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emails from gmail account not syncing

Since yesterday emails from gmail account are not being downloaded at all - I have elementary OS installed on another laptop and I have experienced no problems. Any ideas how to fix it?
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How to install while using my operating system

I am thinking to switch from OSX to Elementary but I'll do the installation on my workstation I would like to lose as less time as possible. I am on an hackintosh and I know I could create a VM and ...
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Booted up to no keyboard, touchpad, wifi, Bluetooth, and bad display

I am on elementary os 5.1 on MB Pro mid 2012. I believe that is 11,1. Everything worked great last night but turn on from normal shutdown and now missing keyboard, touchpad, wifi and Bluetooth and ...
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Install Elementary in mb pro 2011

Good night people, I have a macbook pro 2011, I5 and 4 GB of memory, in the future I intend to put an SSD and 8 GB of memory. Currently, he is with High Sierra, and I feel that he has some problems. I ...
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Flatpak apps with System-wide installation in AppCenter

Only user-wide installation is done when installing Flatpak apps in AppCenter, with normal or admin user. System-wide installation can be done in Terminal. But then it won't be reflected in AppCenter. ...
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Genuine elementary OS installation

I'm installing elementary OS. It asked me for a product key and said there must be some Certificate of Authenticity on it, like this: I have tried visiting URL on this image, but it is replaced with ...
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How to get top panel drop downs to become dark mode? [duplicate]

I got my system to be in darkmode, except for the meta menu, calendar, system tray and power options from the top panel. Also, every app is now dark mode, except for system-settings its child windows. ...
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How to make Nextcloud calendar work with the Calendar app?

I copied CalDAV in my Nextcloud calendar and try to connect my account with elementary os app Calendar and the sync doesn't work. I got no error while putting in other data like email and password ...
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ACPI Error when booting from USB on MacBook

My MacBook is a 2018 13-inch MacBook Pro with MacOS 10.15.5. I created a bootable USB stick using balenaEtcher. Version is 5.1-stable.20200603 and I did confirm the shasum hash. When booting I first ...
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Elementary OS 5.1.5 disable edge tiling broken

I'm running elementary OS 5.1.5 and I am trying to disable edge-tiling, especially the top of screen maximize feature which is a complete pain. I have tried dconf-editor / org - pantheon - desktop - ...
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Resum from suspend briefely shows running application before login prompt, fault found on Thinkpad T430 and T460

When opening the lid on either my ThinkPad T430 or T460 for a short period I can see what I was working on when I closed the lid, then the password / system login prompt appears after. This is a ...
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Internal hard drives disappeared after formatting them with gnome disk utility

I have 2 internal hard drives but after formatting them with gnome disk utility from Windows drives to "Compatible with modern systems and hard disks" they have since disappeared in the file ...
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When installing apps, they don't appear

I am new to Linux and I have doubts when installing programs in the Elementary operating system. When I install a program (for example, using "snap") it doesn't appear until after I restart ...
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Booting into a black screen; failed to start gpu-manager.service and lightdm

I had to restart my machine running elementary OS 5.1.5 today, and after rebooting, I was thrown into a black screen. In the GRUB boot options, I changed quiet splash to nomodeset and got the printout:...
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Frozen after GRUB on Dell Precision 7530 only on Battery

The Dell Precisions 7530 has a 8th Gen Core i7, 512GB SSD, Nvidia P2000 GPU, and 16GB of RAM. After Installing Elementary OS 5.1.5 and getting it all setup, it works wonderfully when plugged into the ...
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Nautilus file search for files?

Are there any plans to add a local file search to the Files like the one in Nautilus?
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Several Vital functions not working after some setup changes

I am currently in the middle of a move and as part of that move I removed all devices from my laptop. Previously connected devices were a monitor over HDMI, the charging cable, as well as a USB hub ...

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