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I Paid but No Download :/

You are of course not required to pay. If you did the devs will surely appreciate it though. Your question gives almost no details on what problem you are facing. If you did not see the window with ...
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How can I (re-)download without paying (again)?

Firstly, thank you very much for supporting development by purchasing a copy of elementary OS. It's our primary source of income and the vast majority of people choose to never pay anything. So we ...
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Why does the elementary OS download URL seem to contain a unique tracking code?

It's a time-code that stops hotlinking. It's not tracked, although your button click is. Hi there! I built both the system to generate those links and manage the delivery network that delivers the ...
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How does elementary make money and who pays?

elementary's primary source of income is from pay-what-you-want downloads. That accounts for something like 70% of monthly income. One-time PayPal payments and Patreon account for most other income ...
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Can I download elementary OS in the UK?

There is no regional restriction for downloading elementary OS and you can download elementary OS for free by typing in $0 in the "custom amount" field, you don't need to donate every time (although ...
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elementary OS Website Blog RSS feed

the RSS url that you need is this: http://blog.elementary.io/rss
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Is elementary OS phoning home? Privacy please!

This sounds like an issue with the Captive Portal Assistant. It's a tool installed by default to assist users in wifi networks with a separate login page (e.g. in a hotel). Most likely it (wrongfully) ...
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pycharm is not showing in app launcher and anywhere in elementary juno

There is a menu option in Pycharm to create a shortcut in the App Launcher. 1) Start PyCharm... sudo ./pycharm.sh ...like you mentioned above. 2) Once PyCharm is up and running, go to the Tools ...
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What font does the elementary OS logo use

From the brand section at elementary OS webpage:  It is a meticulously-designed brand mark, not simply "elementary" written in a specific font. More info: elementary.io Brand
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Annoying problem with arrows to navigate files

I can reproduce it! Seems to be a grid view bug. But I don't have enough reputation to only comment. The closest bug I've found is this: https://bugs.launchpad.net/pantheon-files/+bug/1579270 " -...
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broken packages after running sudo apt-get update

I have the same problem since few weeks ago, and it is due to this repository: http://ppa.launchpad.net/justsomedood/justsomeelementary. It looks like the repository has just disappeared. If you check ...
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Remastering Iso

You can download uck from the repositories, it's a nice tool to customize iso's. sudo apt-get install uck Or you can do it manually. I used this tutorial once, a bit long but it is great. https://...
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How can I turn off the new keyring pop-up window?

Okay! After some heavy digging, First, update Chrome (⋮ in upper-right corner > Help > About Google Chrome)—a fix has already been submitted but it did not fix all issues. Then subscribe to the ...
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Keyboard and TouchPad stops working in Elementary OS

In my case elementary OS was working fine until I install so many things including software update from app center, then I leave my laptop and when I came back the keyboard and mouse does not work. I ...
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Are there any other payment methods?

You could enter "0" on the homepage to start the download, and then visit Get Involved to find another way to contribute. On that page, you can contribute via PayPal or Patreon, or by buying ...
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Why is there no option to use Paypal?

you can enter $0 and download elementary.
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Purchase and Download

If you type 0 in the Custom box, the Purchase button turns into a Download button.
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How do I download Elementary OS for free?

In the button "Custom" write 0 then click "Purchase elementary OS", then "Download". The download will start without problem and without asking you any money! It would be great to download it via ...
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http://blog.elementary.io/ direct to https://www.datenschutz.de/?

Looks ok for me, may it is a problem with your ISP.
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add support for AMD graphics card

It is necessary to know more information about your system, but I will tell you what worked in my case: download the driver from the official website of amd. After that unzip and edit the files ...
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Elementary Os: Change firefox default icon

You can edit the default firefox.desktop file: First open terminal and copy the original one: cp /usr/share/applications/firefox.desktop ~/.local/share/applications/ Now edit the copy ~/.local/...
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How to purchase elementary OS on the company? (No option for entering Company Name and VAT Number)

If you pay from a credit card that belongs to your company, and not you personally, maybe it's enough. Talk to an accountant about it, maybe by paying with the company's credit card, even without VAT, ...
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elementary.io blocked in Russia

I don't think they can migrate to a new IP that fast, but try calling them out on Twitter and/or filing an issue to their Github pages. For the meantime, you can use a VPN (free VPN services will do ...
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Elementary OS will not load at

This is likely a duplicate of a duplicate. It's related to a known bug. Since you can't access anything type Ctrl+Alt+T to open the terminal and enter: sudo mv /etc/xdg/autostart/at-spi-dbus-bus....
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Problem during installation

I have the same problem on a quite new machine (Asus UX410UA). After pressing Esc there is no bootlog. It's hanged. Other distros are booting normally. The most interresting thing is when loki 0.4.1 ...
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Elementary.io website is down in Egypt

it's up... at least here although have no idea why it's in Turkish
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Disk space fill up with kernel and firewall logs

This is likely caused by a firewall misconfiguration (which is what ufw is), which can be modified to run in low-logging mode with this simple command: sudo ufw logging low Then you will probably ...
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Unable to download elementary os freya

Answered in the comments by OP: var release_title = "Freya"; var release_version = '0.3'; In the console fixed it :D
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Can't build package from developer getting started doc

As @lemonslice said - the answer is to install the SDK package in a terminal window: sudo apt install elementary-sdk Did you get your app working? I'm just going through unanswered questions, and ...
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file is corrupt

Go to your Trash and delete the Trash with the drive plugged in. This automatically deletes the content of the .Trash folder(s) from all plugged in devices.
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