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Does elementary 0.4 loki supports 32-bit?

No, there is no 32-bit iso. Only 64bit.
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The Cursor Mouse disappears after Lock

A temporary solution is - Go to tty1 with CTRL + ALT + F1 then get back to desktop with CTRL + ALT + F7
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Loki, additional hardware

In the terminal: sudo apt install software-properties-gtk after install -> software-properties-gtk Info retrieved from -> https://askubuntu.com/questions/441415/what-has-jockey-been-replaced-with-...
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Does elementary 0.4 loki supports 32-bit?

There is no official 32 bit elementary ISO but you can get quite close to the official experience by doing the following: Install Ubuntu 16.04. Add the elementary PPAs: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:...
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How can I set the physical button to act as right click on an older MacBook?

elementary OS Loki uses a new input stack called LibInput, so previous methods of configuring the trackpad through the command line or config files may not work. By default, Loki should detect the ...
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How do the system requirements compare between elementary OS releases?

Support for the previous elementary OS release quickly wanes after the next's release, though the release's base Ubuntu is supported five years from its release (see this table). Loki (0.4) Based on ...
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How can I turn off hardware acceleration in epiphany?

Hardware acceleration can be disabled by setting an environment variable. Run it from the terminal like this: $ WEBKIT_DISABLE_COMPOSITING_MODE=1 epiphany See https://trac.webkit.org/wiki/...
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BCM43142 and linux kernel 4.15.0-24-generic

I had to download the package for 18.04LTS (https://packages.ubuntu.com/bionic/bcmwl-kernel-source) and install it using: sudo apt-get remove --purge bcmwl-kernel-source sudo dpkg -i bcmwl-kernel-...
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How to select bluetooth dongle over internal bluetooth card

You can use a udev rule to disable a bluetooth controller. gksudo gedit /etc/udev/rules.d/81-bluetooth-hci.rules And paste the following in as one line SUBSYSTEM=="usb", ATTRS{idVendor}=="8087", ...
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Does elementary OS work on the Dell XPS 15?

I have installed eOS in my Dell XPS 15, Core i7, in dual boot with Windows 10. eOS works very, very fine, I can see all my files of Win 10, so only in a few times I boot in Windows. The system is up ...
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Create another partition

You have the partition, but you can't put files on it? You need to change the owner of the partition, like this: sudo chown YOURNAME:YOURNAME /path/to/your/partition For example, I had done this ...
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Install Loki in Pentium 4 machine

Loki (elementary OS 0.4) does not support 32-bit processors such as yours, but the previous version (Freya, 0.3) does. Still, I wouldn't expect it to run well since the processor is below system ...
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How to log in into elementary using fingerprint scanner?

This is a known bug: https://bugs.launchpad.net/pantheon-greeter/+bug/1437540 It seems that it will be fixed in Loki, as you cn see the state of the bug: A patch has being requested to merge...
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Which single-board computer can I use elementary OS with?

In short - any 64bit board that's supported by Ubuntu.
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HP 14" latptop a good choice for elementary OS - Model 14-cf1015cl

It will work however you'll probably need to update the kernel and some packages since that cpu model is pretty new. If you want to be completely sure that it works, look for a laptop that comes with ...
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new elementary OS user, wifi && graphics questions

I don't know about the other things you asked but TLP is worth it. Just remember when you install TLP to go into terminal and type sudo systemctl enable tlp sudo systemctl start tlp
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Multiple monitors extended screen on all workspace

I think this is what you want (execute in terminal) gsettings set org.gnome.mutter workspaces-only-on-primary false Works same as on gnome since it's based on gnome.
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How do I disable one of my network adapters?

The first thing I would try, if you have a laptop, is to disable the integrated (and faulty) network adapter from the BIOS. If the above solution is not applicable, try to temporarily disable the ...
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Hardware minimum requerid?

The recommended spec : 4-bit processor 4 GB of RAM 15 GB of free hard drive space (SSD is better) All informations here : https://elementary.io/docs/installation#installation
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Best laptop for elemental os

There aren't many laptops that have any sort of official support for elementary OS. There are brands of laptops that come with a Linux distribution pre-installed. Those likely also work fine with ...
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Will elementary OS run on an Intel Core 2 Duo U9300?

Elementary OS recommended system specifications for the best experience: Recent Intel i3 or comparable dual-core 64-bit processor 4 GB of system memory (RAM) Solid state drive (SSD) with 15 GB of ...
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Crash after suspend or lock screen

I had a similiar problem and reported it to launchpad, see: https://bugs.launchpad.net/elementaryos/+bug/1628929 Reinstalling elementary directly might fixed this issue for me, but I want to do ...
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Installation and persistence on an SSD

Just install it on the ssd normally. The external ssd is not like a USB stick. Just install it and test it.
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best rigs for installing Elementaty OS

It might have to do with the graphics drivers. I recently bought a new Dell Inspiron 15 (5559) and had some issues which, however, could be solved by installing the newest kernel which includes newer ...
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The Cursor Mouse disappears after Lock

This is a bug in a driver that was included in the update. The bug has been fixed, and the fix will be released with elementary OS Loki. (I think the fix will also come to elementary OS Luna as part ...
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Elementary OS on a homemade pc build

The answer to this question is it depends. If you are running Loki, the kernel isn't all that old. Provided you aren't using anything really exotic, Linux typically supports most desktop hardware. I ...
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Can't install new enablement stack (August 2016) because of unresolved dependencies

The correct way to upgrade to the Xenial Hardware Enablement Stack via the command line is like this: sudo apt install --install-recommends linux-generic-lts-xenial xserver-xorg-core-lts-xenial ...
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Wifi connectivity issue during the installation of Freya

That wifi adapter is based on Realtek 8192CU chipset, with known bugs on Ubuntu and derivates. If you can connect to inet from another pc, you must try to download a driver ported to kernel 3.13 ...
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Installing elementary OS on XPS 15 9550 with Intel SSD in dual boot Windows 10

I looked up your laptop from the Dell website. The HDD is in fact a hybrid drive with a 32 gb ssd inside of the 500 gb mechanical drive. This is the reason that you need the Intel RST driver to work. ...
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