Giovanni Caligaris
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pantheon-mail horizontal elongation
6 votes

To fix this issue you need to kill/close pantheon-mail and then run the command dconf reset -f /org/pantheon/mail/ I believe this is only a temporary solution. If you have Elementary Tweaks ...

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Contacts app not showing in Applications
4 votes

Open terminal and paste sudo nano /usr/share/applications/org.gnome.Contacts.desktop Look for OnlyShowIn=GNOME;Unity and add Pantheon after Unity OnlyShowIn=GNOME;Unity;Pantheon; Then ...

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Generally speed up elementary OS
3 votes

You can install preload and zram-config. It will make it a bit faster and it will use less ram. In Elementary install gnome-system-monitor first to check your ram usage. sudo apt install gnome-...

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How to get WiFi drivers to work?
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Try installing bcmwl-kernel-source first and see if that works. sudo apt-get install bcmwl-kernel-source Reboot your machine and see if the wifi works. If not, someone in the ubuntuforums seems to ...

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How can I update the Epiphany browser flash player?
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2 votes

Close your browsers and remove your flash installation sudo apt purge --remove flashplugin-installer adobe-flashplugin sudo apt autoremove Now install pepperflash-plugin for Chromium and Firefox (...

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SOLVED Problem Broadcom 43142 wifi
2 votes

You're missing the Broadcom drivers, open terminal and paste sudo apt install bcmwl-kernel-source Reboot your machine and try to connect to the wifi.

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Bluetooth not working with Ralink RT3290
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According to this site, HP Pavilion g7-2268wm does not have Bluetooth http://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c03487531 I even checked the Windows drivers for the machine and couldn't find anything. ...

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Dell XPS Wi-Fi drivers
2 votes

So after doing some research. It seems you need to upgrade the linux-firmware and the kernel. Connect your machine to a LAN network and run the Update Manager to get the newest upgrades, or simply ...

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ElementaryOS 0.3.2 AMD64; Macbook Air 2008: Wifi after installing
2 votes

You might be missing the b43 firmware drivers. Open terminal and check your Wireless card model lshw -C network For models: * BCM4306/3; * BCM4311; * BCM4318; * BCM4321; * BCM4322 (only 14e4:...

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How to share my customized elementary OS with my friends
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Ryan's solution is very good. UCK is a good tool, but from my experience it can be a bit buggy sometimes. Here's another tutorial on how to customize your own distro manually. https://nathanpfry.com/...

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Remastering Iso
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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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Time stuck in 24h mode after installing from OEM (loki 0.4.1)
1 votes

Solved it. Had to install wingpanel-indicator-datetime_2.0.2+r223+pkg11~daily from the daily ppa. https://launchpad.net/~elementary-os/+archive/ubuntu/daily/+sourcepub/8449080/+listing-archive-...

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Slingshot delay and other apps (Loki)
1 votes

I finally found a solution to this. Open terminal and type cd /usr/bin sudo mv zeitgeist-daemon zeitgeist-daemon.bak sudo reboot I noticed the Zeitgeist-daemon was affecting my Slingshot. On the ...

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Qualcomm Atheros AR9485 problems
1 votes

Try reloading the driver by running: sudo modprobe -v ath9k

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Wifi Problem With Elementary OS
1 votes

Your wireless card is not supported by the 3.19 kernel. To upgrade the kernel, run this command sudo apt-get install --install-recommends linux-generic-lts-xenial xserver-xorg-core-lts-xenial ...

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No wlan - ath9k (network dialog is grayed out)
1 votes

Try loading the driver sudo modprobe -v ath9k and then restart the wireless network sudo service network-manager restart If restarting the network manager didn't work, try rebooting the ...

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Elementary OS for early 2008 MacBook?
1 votes

TobiW made a mistake. His computer has a Intel Core 2 Duo. Max 8gb of ram. http://www.everymac.com/systems/apple/macbook/specs/macbook-core-2-duo-2.0-aluminum-13-late-2008-unibody-specs.html Your ...

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Installation of freya alongside Mac OS using DVD stalls
1 votes

I have a Macbook 2006 and it only boots 32 bit version of any Ubuntu distro. You might need to boot in 'nomodeset' or 'noapic'. Follow this instructions, it might work. https://elementaryos....

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Problem installing elementary os freya
1 votes

Try booting in 'nomodeset' Boot the live cd and when you see this screen hit Tab in your keyboard Then press F6 and select nomodeset, hit Enter and then Esc. Now try Installing eOS.

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MacBook's webcam is not working
1 votes

You need to install Isight, follow this tutorial. https://turanct.wordpress.com/2010/06/11/use-your-macs-isight-on-ubuntu/

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Problems Installing DraftSight in Elementary OS Loki 0.4
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You need to add QT_STYLE_OVERRIDE=gtk2 before the draftsight command.

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MacBook Pro 2014 and Loki external monitor issues
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Try this tutorial, see if it works. Fixing Suspend Kernel Bug https://medium.com/@racter/how-to-install-ubuntu-16-04-on-a-retina-macbook-11-2-74e7779c0e47

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Slingshot delay and other apps (Loki)
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I found an alternative solution. There is a Slingshot Launcher fork call Panther Launcher. It looks and works exactly the same. It is faster and it does not depend on Gala or Granite. http://www....

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Install Loki in Pentium 4 machine
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Try running Xubuntu or Lubuntu 16.04, they work better in older hardware. You can always customize it so it looks like Elementary.

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Can't boot Freya 0.3.1 from USB on Macbook Pro Early 2011
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If your laptop has a dvd drive, I recommend you boot from a live dvd. Insert the dvd and hold alt/option key until the dvd drive shows.

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How to downgrade libnl packages to fix network manager?
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All the libnl packages are here. http://packages.ubuntu.com/search?suite=default&section=all&arch=any&keywords=libnl&searchon=names If you're using eOS Freya, then that would be the ...

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Ralink RT3290 Wi-Fi drivers missing after install
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This guy seems to have the solution. Download the file http://onthim.blogspot.ca/2015/06/install-ralink-rt3290-wi-fi-driver-on.html and follow the instructions in ReadMe inside the RT3290 folder. ...

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Cannot install wine
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The best way to install wine is using PlayOnLinux. https://www.playonlinux.com/en/ It's easy and you can choose which version of wine you want to run.

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How to you install Adobe Air on Loki 64bit
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Try this tutorial, it should work http://www.noobslab.com/2015/05/adobeair-is-now-available-for-ubuntu.html

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