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There isn’t an official PPA, but you can use webupd8's PPA. Just try this on your terminal: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:webupd8team/sublime-text-3 sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install sublime-text-installer Also you can download the .deb file from http://www.sublimetext.com/3 and install it.


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Yes there is. There's a special UI theme called elementary-light-ui that you can use. The theme was created by one of the main elementary's developers (Cassidy James). To install it, just type in the following command: apm install elementary-light-ui After it, just press Ctrl+Shift+P, type change themes, press Enter and select elementary-light-ui as your ...


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There are 3 ways. From the repositories - (Older version, not recommended): To install Libre Office just run this command: sudo apt-get install libreoffice or open Software Centre and search for "Libre Office". From an official PPA: This PPA is for version 5.0.X (Recommended): sudo add-apt-repository ppa:libreoffice/libreoffice-5-0 sudo apt-get update ...


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There are two maintained resources at the moment. Made for elementary elementary-apps The first one contains only applications that are stable or close to being stable. The second one contains those applications as well, but it also contains applications that are early in their development process. Both of resources include only open source software as ...


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Access the Ubuntu kernel PPA mainline repository here. Download the following: linux-headers-4.1.0-040100-generic_4.1.0-040100.201506220235_<infrastructure>.deb linux-headers-4.1.0-040100_4.1.0-040100.201506220235_all.deb linux-image-4.1.0-040100-generic_4.1.0-040100.201506220235_<infrastructure>.deb cd into the download directory and run sudo ...


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Just try this on your terminal: sudo apt-get install ttf-mscorefonts-installer


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There is an easy way to install Minecraft. Just add this PPA and install the Minecraft Installer: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:minecraft-installer-peeps/minecraft-installer sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install minecraft-installer Note: This is not a Minecraft / Mojang ppa, but it does install the real launcher. The installer will download the current ...


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You can install it from PPA : sudo apt-get install python-software-properties sudo add-apt-repository ppa:webupd8team/java sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install oracle-java8-installer Or download it from here then move jdk-8* to /usr/lib/jvm/jdk1.8.x then run these commands: sudo update-alternatives --install "/usr/bin/java" "java" "/usr/lib/jvm/jdk1.8....


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The VirtualBox extensions CD comes with an installation script VBoxLinuxAdditions.run that requires a terminal. There is a wrapper script autorun.sh that tries to open a terminal emulator and run VBoxLinuxAdditions.run inside it. It tries konsole, gnome-terminal and xterm (as of VirtualBox 4.3.28), but none of them are installed by default, so it gives up. ...


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There are currently no ARM images you can download from elementary. However, we do build armhf packages in our stable and os-patches repositories. This means you could theoretically attempt installing an ARM compatible version of Ubuntu, add our repositories, and install the Pantheon desktop. ARM images are something we're interested in provided in the ...


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Had same problem - in the end fixed using sudo dpkg --configure -a from a hint provided when trying sudo apt-get update.


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The folks from Xubuntu are currently working on an elementary icon theme for LibreOffice in Github


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Option 1: Upgrade to Freya The recommended way would be to upgrade to Freya, sooner rather than later. That will get you a whole host of updates on various things, including updating GIMP to 2.8.10. Option 2: Add the Repository With a little command-line magic, you can indeed upgrade GIMP, and only GIMP, in a way that will keep you up to date in the ...


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In order to install elementary tweaks you have to add a PPA. Make sure of knowing the dangers of adding PPAs beforehand. elementary OS 0.4 Loki Make sure you have installed the program for adding PPAs. Run the commands: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:philip.scott/elementary-tweaks sudo apt update sudo apt install elementary-tweaks According to project ...


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elementary is meant to be stable. Only to those who want it stable. You have complete freedom to have your OS work like you want it to. Just forget about doing the maintenance yourself, and touching the command line to install any software or tweak your system if you want stability. But it does provide a security risk, therefore just simply update system ...


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You can install manually that program with this : sudo apt-get install software-properties-gtk sudo apt-get install update-manager


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A fix for this specific issue has just been released in the form of a new packagekit version. If this is not applied automatically, you can do it with the following two commands: sudo apt update sudo apt install packagekit Detailed instructions can be located at https://medium.com/elementaryos/important-update-released-501c9d9f28b


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Follow the instructions at Docker Store. At the point where you add the dockerstore repository, you need to replace $(lsb_release -cs) with xenial. sudo add-apt-repository \ "deb [arch=amd64] https://download.docker.com/linux/ubuntu \ $(lsb_release -cs) xenial \ stable"


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It is not the best solution, but if you install MysqlWB V 6.3.6 It should work. http://cdn.mysql.com//archives/mysql-workbench/mysql-workbench-community-6.3.6-1ubu1404-amd64.deb For me it worked. Edit note: there is a bug in the version of MySQL Workbench in the repositories, it makes the queries to not display results, thats is why is more recommendable ...


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Don't try to change display managers, desktop managers, or greeters. They're an intrinsic part of your system, you would be better off picking an OS that uses the one you want. Drivers for Video or WiFi can obvusly break those things if selected wrong. Do plenty of research, and have a backup you can roll back to. Do install updates. Change your wallpaper in ...


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ADB and Fastboot are available in the webupd8 PPA (including backports for Ubuntu 12.04, 11.10 and 11.04 as well as for older versions of elementary OS). You can install these tools using their PPA: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:nilarimogard/webupd8 sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install android-tools-adb android-tools-fastboot Note: android-tools ...


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The SelekTOR developer here, you should pretty much always use the SelekTOR download from the official website http://www.dazzleships.net. As noted by LewisGoddard trayicon support is disabled on Gnome based systems it does use a hardcoded desktop detection list but if this list fails it falls back to actually trying to load the trayicon and if that fails ...


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pdfshuffler: Looks like there is bug report about pdfshuffler on freya : Launchpad Bug Report As for the error you are getting : Gtk-Message: Failed to load module "pantheon-filechooser-module" A bug report was filed and fixed. pantheon-filechooser-module-bug-report You might have installed an older version of the application. Try re-installing the ...


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You should check the elementary Development Guide. In the section "Developer SDK" we cover grabbing essential development libraries, including the Vala compiler. For development tasks, you're going to be spending a lot of time in Terminal. The command we recommend for grabbing these development essentials is: sudo apt-get build-dep granite-demo The build-...


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23/04/2016 UPDATE PLEASE REFER TO MY OTHER ANSWER 11/09/15 UPDATE DON'T FOLLOW THESE INSTRUCTIONS. THEY ARE NOT NEEDED ANYMORE BECAUSE OF THE RECENT UPDATE OF THE GRAPHICAL STACK THAT OCURRED ON ELEMENTARY FREYA This is how I managed to install bumblebee and the nvidia driver in elementary OS. Unfortunately, I am unable to install any version higher than ...


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sudo apt-get install android-tools-adb android-tools-fastboot This command will install ADB and Fastboot for you. elementary OS Freya is built on top of Ubuntu 14.04 so it has the very same package repositories as Ubuntu 14.04. The current answer asks you to add a custom PPA which shouldn't be encouraged if software is available in the official ...


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To install Guest Additions:(elementary OS as guest) 1.Close(shutdown) the elementay OS (guest) 2.Identify the location of VBoxGuestAdditions.iso . (In Ubuntu /usr/share/virtualbox/VBoxGuestAdditions.iso) 3.Go to VirtualBox --> Settings --> Storage --> select Adds Optical Drive (green + with disk image) --> Add the location of .iso file. 4.Now start the ...


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Please don't follow random internet instructions, especially when they're a couple of years old. The instructions you followed were published on August 20th, 2013. They are likely pointing to what is now an out of date driver, and will have been tested on elementary OS 0.2 Luna, since Freya wasn't released until April 2014. Option 1: (Re-) Install Freya 0.3....


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