bambuko
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Firefox Cannot Open Profile Directory
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If it is flatpak install then Firefox profile should be located here: /home/user/.var/app/ whereas "normally" it resides here: /home/user/.mozilla/firefox at least this is the case on my 5.7....

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connecting to NAS (again...) mount at boot
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Panic over... I forgot that it needs cifs-utils installed before it will work. Why is it not included? Mounting any external stuff is real PITA. Elementary is so good at making things simple for new ...

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Resolving System Freezing / Crashes
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6 month later, I am now on Elementary 6.1 Jolnir and it still crashes with monotonous regularity. The only thing I have found that gives me some hope is to disable hardware acceleration, see: https://...

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active apps do not appear in the dock
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Yes, using "Multitasking View" solves my issue. Will have to get used to it :-)

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How can I fix unmet dependencies update error
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You can try the solution that has worked for me (I have posted the same issue just before you): Failed update-what to do about it?

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Failed update-what to do about it?
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After a lot of interweb search I have eventually discovered: sudo apt remove purge *nvidia* that has sorted things out and eventually after re-starting things have sorted themselves out... I know ...

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Thunderbird local folder
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It seems that the issue is caused by Flatpak. un-installing Flatpak version and replacing it with: sudo apt install Thunderbird solves the problem. It appears to be common problem for Mozilla apps, ...

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create new folder while saving the file (not before...)
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I have un-installed Flatpak version of Firefox and installed download directly from Firefox. One problem solved, but: how do you "integrate" my downloaded directly version with elementary ...

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Printer pdf in Elementaruy 6
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If it is a picture, I open it in GIMP and export as .pdf If it is text document I open it in LibreOffice Writer and export it as .pdf etc...

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mouse click in Odin (ve Hera)
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I have since discovered... that this neither a bug, nor my error. It would seem that this is an "improvement" - single click to navigate folders, double click to open files grrrr what's ...

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Windows 11 USB creator
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You can download etcher from: https://balena.io/etcher I have done so and it works perfectly OK (for me) and is very easy to use. https://itsfoss.com/use-appimage-linux/

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error message when installing elementary 6
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Assuming, that it is indeed "a normal message" as per comment from @matigo the problem is solved and can be closed (my installation went OK BTW)

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NAS share mount permission problems
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after three days ... :-) I think I have found a solution. It is here: https://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=288534 If you look down to the bottom of the post, you will find (in Troubleshooting) ...

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Can't detect or use Scanner Epson perfection v3790 in Elementary OS
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I have Epson V300 and I have solved it by downloading Linux utility from Epson: http://support.epson.net/linux/en/iscan.php?model=gt-f720&version=2.30.4 It just worked :-)

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running DOS/Windows executable in elementary OS?
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And finally... It seems the answer is as simple as disabling error message in the simulation program (go: SetUp > SetErrorBeep Off). This allows me to enter new dimensions without things going ...

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running DOS/Windows executable in elementary OS?
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Have tried it today and: it seems that input window hiding behind main one is probably just coincidence?, but... there was another/additional window hiding quietly behind main one when things froze ...

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thunderbird address book - link to abook.mab kept on NAS
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Sounds like it is Thunderbird problem :-( It worked in the past using symlinks, but apparently since V78 of Thunderbird things have changed... Whilst not solved, it can be closed, since it is not ...

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How to integrate appimage?
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Well... I think I understand what is going on? Side loaded apps whether flatpak or appimage, do not list in app drawer, but are listed and shown in search. I had similar experience (to my original ...

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mounting NAS share to be accesible from apps?
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sorted... by adding following line to fstab: //192.168.1.101/My_data /media/synologymount cifs credentials=/home/username/pswd,iocharset=utf8,vers=1.0 0 0 following advice here: ...

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