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How can I create a game like Alias?

I’m an ESL teacher in Russia. To engage my students more I really want to create a HTML5 game similar to Alias (see https://apps.apple.com/ru/app/alias-party-game/id1163843973?l=en). I’m not a coder, ...
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printing from browser

I am setting up a few computers for my kids to print from our nextcloud server and I'm having problems. I use bitwarden and require the browser to autofill my passwords. I couldn't get epiphany to ...
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How to connect to external display via hdmi?

I have installed elementary hera 5.1 on my Asus Vivobook and i want to connect to use my Hisense TV as an external monitor via HDMI. However I have been unable to successfully do this. Sometimes it ...
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OS UPGRADE (FROM LOKI TO HERA) [duplicate]

how can I go from Loki to Juno or Hera? Do I need to buy Elementary again? I am actually a bit outdated so I might need a detailed path on the process in order to perform a stable transition from one ...
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Can't get AMD video card working

Relatively new to Linux. Lenovo T495 - AMD Ryzen™ 7 PRO 3700U - AMD Vega 10 graphics. Can't get video card working properly and can't install AMD pro drivers because of a 'failed for running kernel' ...
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When booting I get the error, “1.55 No irq handler for vector”

Just get this error with a flashing elementary os logo in the background.
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Strange occlusions + cropping in Firefox

I am on elementaryOS Hera and have an interesting phenomenon where some blackish bar occludes part of Firefox's viewport: Also you can see that the viewport is cropped somehow (see the beige help box ...
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How to run a bash script in terminal from the applications menu in elementary OS 5.1

I tried to add an application menu item to launch a simple bash script: #!/bin/bash GTK_CSD=0 grass74 on terminal to start an application, both with the AppEditor utility and manually by entering ...
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How to see more instances from 1 program in plank?

So I have been trying kdenlive but when I tried to save or open it it just starts blinking on the plank and it seems a new instance has opened but how do I get to it? Took a recording you can see here ...
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nvidia-driver-440 very flakey on 5.3.0-28

Been going crazy with this since yesterday. I'm running a Geforce 710 using the nvidia-440 driver which I downloaded from the Ubuntu reps, and suddenly after about 3 hours of gaming yesterday, system ...
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Ethernet & WiFi not working after installing ElementaryOS

i've tried to install ElementaryOS (last release downloaded from official website) on my HP laptop 15-bw0xx but Wi-Fi connection is not available and my wired connection stops working after few ...
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Issue installing switchboard-plugin-keyboard

I'm having an issue with getting the keyboard plugin to work in switchboard. I've installed both switchboard and switchboard-plugin-keyboard via the terminal with the commands - sudo apt install ...
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Elementary OS closing all apps after locked for a long period

I've been having a problem for about 3 months now: after a few hours with the screen locked, when I login I find all apps closed. Even the dock is closed. If it is for an hour or less (I have not ...
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USB doesn't t boot in UEFI mode

I downloaded the ISO from the official website, I installed it on the USB with Rufus, in GPT for UEFI, with FAT32. I already checked the ISO SHA256. When trying to boot it, it does nothing, does not ...
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Mid 2010 MacBook Dualbooting OSX & Elementary OS Sound Issue

Please check out this short video I just posted regarding the issue I’m experiencing. https://youtu.be/2mpzK64W1TM As you can see the audio is terribly distorted and only plays out of the left side. ...
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Admin Password can't be changed

Can't change the admin password from the admin account...maybe in terminal, but not in GUI. The only way I've found is to create a standard account and change admin password from there.
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add-apt-repository not working

When I try running sudo add-apt-repository ppa:openrazer/stable it hangs. I am on Elementary OS 5.1 Hera. No other repositories work. I have install software-properties-common and its dependencies. If ...
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UPDATED: org.gnome.Platform Flatpak runtime STILL not updating

Yesterday there were 9 system upgrades in the AppCenter. I upgraded, but org.gnome.Platform Flatpak runtime was still listed. I tried again, and it remains there waiting for upgrade. Also might maybe ...
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Install DisplayLink on Linux Elementary OS

I'm trying to use my wavlink 4k USB docking station: https://wavlink.com/en_us/product/WL-UG69PD1.html with Linux. I tried the following: https://github.com/AdnanHodzic/displaylink-debian, DisplaLink ...
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HDD installation?

i want to install this os instead of windows. i tried following the setup instructions but everytime i try booting the pc it asks if i want to try or install all over again... the laptop has no ...
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MacBook Air WiFi antenna not detected on Elementary OS 5.1

When trying Elementary OS 5.1 on a 2013 MacBook Air 13 (6,2) from a USB stick, everything seems to work, except for WiFi. The WiFi hardware does not show up at all. There is a very similar question ...
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Sound/ALSA issue

I have a sound issue, when I disconnect the headphones, I have no sound in the speakers, I have to open alsamixer to "unmute" the speakers When i have the headphones connected When i have the ...
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Windows 7 does not boot after installing ElementaryOS 5.1

I have some experience setting up Windows Linux Dual boot, but unfortunately yesterday I ran into a problem. The grub menu does not have Windows 7 on it, and I don't know how to get it on there. I ...
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How to hide characters in password typing

I don't like the *** marks when I type my password in the terminal (they reveal how many characters my password has). Is there a way to turn that off so nothing appears (like every other GNU/Linux ...
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AppCenter's software are not in correct language

all the software that installs the App Center is in English, but my favorite language is Italian, so I use synaptic to install the package. is it possible to solve the problem? thank you
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In some apps mouse right click does not work, but works with touhcpad

I have a strange problem with my Elementary OS, Hera install. For some apps (3rd part and some Flathub)e.g. Matlab, Dynalist, Foxit Reader, Inkdrope, Signal (Flathub), Mega Sync (Flathub), Draw.io (...
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Unexpected reboots / crashes

I am experiencing unexpected reboots / crashes of ElementaryOS. It happens during any sort of activity and even inactivity, because sometimes when I leave my laptop on overnight, it shows the drive ...
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Powerbeats3 Bluetooth Mic Not Working

I am able to get my Powerbeats3 to work as a Bluetooth A2DP sync, however I can not get the mic or even the HFP profile to work. I am running 5.1 Hera.
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EPSON Printer instantly cancels Job

I've installed the EPSON driver from their website and can see my EPSON printer connected but when I print to it I almost instantly get a notification that the print job was cancelled. Anyone else ...
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Steam installed, but won't run

I've read through the answers to similar questions here, but I still haven't figured this out. I installed Steam via the AppCenter, and it seemed to go okay - I managed to get to the login screen and ...
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How to remove color tags in pantheon-files?

How to remove this? Because, i don't need this.
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The mouse is invisible

I can’t add a photo, as the is no mouse to take a photo of... It appears if I boot in safe mode. ONE of the problems is trying to fix it, without a mouse... Clean install, on a Dell R420. I’ve tried ...
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I can access to elementaryOs files from outside and/or how to crypt the home folder

I need to hide my files, but from another Linux partition or linuxLive I can access to the files in the home folder. I don't want this. I also tried to set reading right off with chmode but anyone can ...
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elementary OS 5.1.2 hangs very often

I had been using 5.1.0 without issues. The problem began when I re-installed using a brand new 5.1.2 iso after deleting Windows on my laptop. Now with Linux Kernel 5.3 provided by Ubuntu HWE on 5.1.2 ...
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Dynamic swap file

Is there a way of creating a dynamic swap file on elementary OS? I know Ubuntu has a tool to do so with a fixed file size but it seems a little buggy. Also I have found a tool for Ubuntu which creates ...
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Encryption of multiple disk partitions

Recently I have tested many many Linux distros, and I must say to me Elementary seems to be the best in all aspects. I would love to use it, but there is an issue that bothers me: I would love to be ...
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Launch Adobe reader from Pantheon?

I can launch pdf's in Adobe Acrobat Reader from Nautilus (Files) with a single click having set the default application in Pantheon. However in Pantheon itself I get an error "Could not open files or ...
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Applications list and vmware workstation

I followed some guidance here Screen mess up - VMware Workstation on Elementary OS to change the vmware workstation.desktop file to fix an issue i had now the app disappeared from the application ...
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GSuite file associations

is is possible to set my files associations to Gsuite? Optimally I would like to be able to email, open docs, and drive. Thanks in advance
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Black screen of death after trying to run elementary OS on 2011 MacBook Pro

I have a late 2011 MacBook Pro which has been running Snow Leopard without a hitch for several years. I have tried previously to boot from USB on this MacBook, with no success, and I had the ...
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How to change default “sort by” to “type”

How to change default “sort by” to “type”? I want to change in all subfolders. I use ubuntu with pantheon theme, default isn't nautilus. Thanks
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Breadcrumbs bar in file dialog not working

Some time ago a breadcrumbs path bar in all file dialogs in Pantheon (like “Open“ or “Save” dialog) stopped working. It displays a current folder right, but when I try to click on it to move, for ...
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Bluetooth softblock issue

I have been facing issues with bluetooth on my huawei matebook d 14 laptop.on every boot bluetooth seems to be softblocked,i even tried to unblock it manually which worked,so I wrote a rc.local script ...
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Atheros AR9485 works ONLY on live-media

MY SITUATION Recently I decided I wanted to change OS my Samsung NP270E5E, as Windows 10 was getting considerably slow and stuttery and I need it to be smooth enough to let me work without hiccups. ...
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Odd boot logo flash

I have a dual boot and as you can see in this video, it flashes between the pc logo(HP) and elementary logo, I have just installed Hera and this wasn't a problem before on juno. Does anyone have this ...
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Shortcut Key to Desktop

How can I create a key combination that will show the desktop. In the past I just mapped SUP+D so if I am working on something private I can quickly clear my screen without locking it.
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DNS resolution to the local lan

I am new to eOS and really dig it. I noticed that my workstation (out of the box eOS) cannot resolve hosts on my lan. I have a small DNS Domain (lan.local) which I use to manage local machines like ...
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How to know what I am using Hera 5.1.2?

I recently installed 5.1 and now 5.1.2 has come out, I keep the updates up to date, but in the section about, I still get 5.1, how do I know that I have updated to 5.1.2. Thank you. Greetings.
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Up-to-date Mutter API reference

Where can I find the up-to-date API reference for mutter? https://developer.gnome.org/meta/stable/ only provides the documentations for up to version 3.16.1.1. The websites also says that the API ...
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What are some hibernation solutions for elementary os?

I'm new to Linux in general and I really enjoy elementary os. My setup is dual booted with windows, as I wanted to make it so Linux is used for productivity and windows for gaming. I would like to be ...

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