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    Question Connecting to a commercial wireguard VPN while hosting a personal wireguard VPN on the same machine

    Hello all! I've got a rather complicated networking related issue. Our story starts when I inherit a old Dell machine from a family member. Aiming to save the machine from rotting in a landfill, i bought a 4tb drive off ebay and threw a new image of ubuntu server22.04 on it. It now lives happily...
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    [SOLVED] Computer Freezes at Random Intervals While CPU idle

    Hopefully someone can help, because I'm at an absolute loss. PC worked flawlessly for about a year before experiencing this problem, no changes to build The past month, my pc has been freezing when the cpu is at or near 1% usage. I can play video games indefinitely, this only occurs when the pc...
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    How to make my hard drive whole again after deleted dual boot partition?

    I was dual booting Ubuntu and Windows 11. I deleted my Ubuntu partition as I no longer have a need for it and when I did so I have 250 gb of unallocated space on my drive now. I have tried to extend the other partition of the drive but it says there is not enough space. I formatted the windows...
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    Question Black screen after RAM Upgrade Satellite C50-ASPF5303FA

    Hello everyone! I'm here to ask for some help regarding a RAM upgrade I've been trying to do on my laptop. I know it's quite old but at this moment, it's not possible for me to buy a new one so I'm trying to improve it. I've bought 2 Kingston RAM memories (8GB each). Separately, both memory...
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    Question Generic Lockups on Ubuntu, please help me read my system logs

    Dell Latitude 7480 i5-6300u Running Pop os, Ubuntu, Zorin Experiencing generic freezes, the only thing that works is holding the power button. What I have tried: Fresh installs Pop os, Ubuntu, Zorin New Fan, Heatsink, and thermal paste (confirmed that I am not overheating, and fan works) Ran...
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    Question Random, generic freezing, what do I try next ?

    Laptop model: Dell Latitude 7480 I5-6300u Qhd touch screen 16g ddr4 (2 sodimms) Pop!_os 20.?? Random generic freezing at any temperature or work load. Freezes during retro gaming, or browsing the web, or using software center. Sometimes locks up within minutes, sometimes hours. I tried...
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    Question intel wireless-n 7265 works fine with Ubuntu but cause problem with Windows

    Lately, I want to add a m.2 WiFi card to my Shuttle DH110 and reinstall Windows 10 22h2 with it. Everything works fine during the installation, and my computer reboot itself after the installation as usual. Then my computer stuck at that Windows logo loading screen for several hours. So I...
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    [SOLVED] All My Passwords Are Hacked

    Hey all, I got all of my passwords in google chrome hacked. So I changed them and removed all of them from chrome. Thing is people still try to access my accounts. I even closed my laptop and updated my passwords from my iPhone and I didn't save them and somehow they still have access to my new...
  9. thedonquixotic

    Question I have a RAID1 array with one failed drive that I need to back up to a new drive, on Linux, what do you recommend?

    I had the OS SSD fail, and then a motherboard fail, so now I've got an all new set up but I need to get my archival RAID1 set back up. One of the 2 drives appears to have failed (it's showing only 4gb partition in Gnome disk utility), and I want to rescue what I can from the remaining drive...
  10. anjanesh

    CPU with H Series only ?

    I wanted to buy this - https://www.amazon.in/x/dp/B0BGFJSYGF/ - but my server friend told me not to do so because : Because this laptop has a poor performance cpu you should buy a laptop with cpu ends with H like i5-11300H My needs : running websites using docker - now all development setups...
  11. ccclat

    Question Setting up a RAID1 accessible from both Linux and Windows

    This topic has been discussed many times, but i didn't find anything specific to my situation. I would like to create a RAID1 with 2 sata drives (same brand, model,capacity). My objective is to have this raid accessible from both Windows and Ubuntu, wich are located in 2 other separate drives...
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    Question VPN connected but websites not loading

    I've been subscribing VPN.ht for couple years now. It had its ups and downs, but in general it was always how it is - cheap and reliable (give me a $4.9-9/month VPN in 2022 and I'll be mowing your lawn for free for an undisclosed period of time). The problem is, it stopped working. Sort of. I...
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    Question PC will boot from removable USB, but not from internal HDD or CD ? (SOLVED)

    [Moderator edit: Moving post from Systems to Open Source. More applicable.] This is a computer I got from an estate sale a few months ago. It's an old Acer Aspire, I think it's from 2014. Motherboard is factory, processor is Intel Pentium J2900 with integrated graphics. Hard drive is 1TB...
  14. krelidas_34

    [SOLVED] Do NVIDIA graphics cards work better on Windows than Linux?

    A couple of years ago, Linus Torvalds starting grilling NVIDIA about the chips screwing up Android phones. He said, "NVIDIA, **** you!" and stuck out his middle finger. This made me conclude that NVIDIA just sucks for Linux and other Unix-based products. But as for Windows, NVIDIA's still...
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    [SOLVED] How to install Linux to an empty HDD which houses the EFI partition of my win11 installation?

    Hello! I own a Lenovo Legion y520 with an SSD (on which win11 is currently installed) and an empty HDD (or so I thought). I've been wanting to flash Ubuntu on the empty HDD for some time now, so I decided I'd give it a go. Upon opening the disk management utility though, I found that the HDD...
  16. Saugetsu

    Question Get back memory located to dual boot

    Hello, so some time ago I installed ubuntu with windows for dual boot, now I'm getting low on free space in windows, but I have 200gb available on the ubuntu partition that I probably will never use. My question is, how can I get that memory back on the other partition? I have one SDD where I...
  17. victorfernandes221

    [SOLVED] NVME not showing after removing ubuntu

    So i had a 1tb nvme with windows 10 and a ssd 240gb with ubuntu, but i had a problem with my pc and i lost my ssd and when i tried to install windows 10 on nvme it won't show up in disk list to install or cmd or even in ubuntu ( i tried by using usb). I already try to remove and install again...
  18. rakinar2

    [SOLVED] Is it possible to keep my Ubuntu 20.04 after windows 10 to 11 upgrade?

    My PC has Windows 10 and Ubuntu 20.04 Dual boot installed previously, and now I wanna upgrade windows to 11. My PC meets all the requirements of windows 11. The questions: Can I keep ubuntu after upgrading windows? Will it cause any problem?
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    [SOLVED] Help fixing broken wifi - connects but doesn't show other networks.

    I installed Ubuntu Server 20.04.3 LTS and then edited the /etc/netplan/50-cloud-init.yaml file to connect to a wifi network so that I could update it and install ubuntu desktop. All is good, everything works but now I've noticed on the desktop that my wifi shows as 'unavailable' and doesn't...
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    [SOLVED] Missing dependencies in Ubuntu ?

    Hi Guys I’ve installed Ubuntu on a Pi4, updated and upgraded it. Have then tried installing google chrome and anydesk and I get met with the following error for both softwares: Unable to install anydesk: The following packages have unmet dependencies: this error comes for both Google...
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    [SOLVED] Ping to my server right next to me is too high

    So I recently purchased a server in Dallas since that's where I live and I'd like to get the lowest ping possible, the IP is <<Removed by moderator>> if anyone is curious. It's running Ubuntu 20.04 and even though I'm right on top of it I get 35ms ping even though similar servers I get 3ms. Did...
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    [SOLVED] Can no longer start WSL-Ubuntu from Windows command line after changing motherboard & CPU ?

    Hi. I had WSL2 set up and working fine with x410, an X server for windows that will connect to the WSL machine and give you an ubuntu desktop. Everything was working great, then I replaced my processor/mobo and it no longer works. The commands recommended to start everything by the x410 makers...
  23. Sir Friksy

    Question Windows 10 installation not showing up disks

    I am currently STUCK on Linux Ubuntu for 2 days trying to install Windows 10 on my computer. I have no problem flashing the image into the usb drive, but when I get to actually install windows it says that there's no HDD driver to install. I've seen a lot of videos saying to open CMD by ALT+F10...
  24. cata.gcc

    [SOLVED] Ubuntu - Not Displaying anything

    Hello! After a long time on Windows, i installed Ubuntu (again), and the first time after installation it displayed perfectly on my monitor (for context: I have a Phillips 4k 7800 series tv as monitor and a very cheap 1080p schneider tv), i restarted it after the installation, again works...
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    [SOLVED] Sharing Hostnames from WiFi to WiFi Hotspot in Ubuntu

    I have an old laptop running the latest version of Ubuntu that I use for projects. That laptop is connected to my WiFi router through a USB WiFi antenna. I have the default wireless card setup to share the USB WiFi connection through the hotspot feature in Settings. Everything works fine with...
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    Question Ubuntu vs Netflix

    I'm a Ubuntu and Firefox user. I want to sign up for Netflix, but so far it's impossible: the NSEZ 403 error is keeping me from even reaching the home site. I tried Chromium and Chrome browsers with the same effect. The Netflix support basically told to me to get Windows, as there's no...
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    [SOLVED] How to only get certain parts from the output of a command

    I have a script I am working on that I need to cut out part of the output from a command. For example: #! /bin/bash blkid read -p "Enter the drive from the list above (example: /dev/sda1): " drive blkid | grep $drive # <-- This is where I am stuck. I want to sort out the UUID, PARTUUID, and...
  28. KetanBasi

    [SOLVED] Advice for ubuntu disk partitioning

    Here's the story. I have been using the Windows system for years, with only a couple of years in Linux (and WSL). I have installed Windows 10 on my SSD. Thanks to the fact that I have 8GB of RAM and I use 2GB of it for AMD's Integrated Graphics, now I want to have a dual boot system with Ubuntu...
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    Question Help with DDRescue

    Hi, I happen to have a 500GB HDD that won't open properly. It is detectable both under Windows and Ubuntu. So, I decided to follow the most common guide I found online, back it up. I use DDRescue to clone/copy whatever is possible to a 4TB HDD. After running it for 2d 22h 24m, the process...
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    Question Every time I boot into ubuntu, it shuts down immediately and restarts again itself. It goes into a loop

    Hello. I got an issue that is really bugging me for the past few days. I am trying to boot into Ubuntu system 20.04 LTS. However, every time I turn on, for about 5 seconds loading something it then suddenly shut down. It then automatically restart, loading and shutdown .. continue in a loop...
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    Question Ubuntu Linux (20.10) - How to change mouse debounce time?

    Hello, I have a Glorius Model O mouse, and I want to use it on Ubuntu Linux. Mouse is working fine, but the only thing I want to change id debounce time. I'm asking because there is no Model O software for Linux. It's only avaliable for Windows. Thanks for help!
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    [SOLVED] Low hashrate for ethereum on ubuntu

    So i used to get 18-19Mh/s when mining Ethereum on ubuntu back in 2018, but i now however regardless of the miner, seem to only get around 3Mh/s, which is very poor compared to before. I've got a Zotac Geforce Gtx 980 Ti with 6gb. I've tried using the nvidia drivers 460, 450 and 390, but they...
  33. smartkid95

    Question EASYBCD Dual Booting from two drives

    Hi, I have a New Computer Setup Dual Booting Ubuntu and Windows 10. Both OSes Boot fine. I want to use Easy BCD to give me an option to boot to either one every startup. Each OS is setup on its own SSD. Easy BCD is installed on Windows 10. When trying to add the Drive with Ubuntu to the boot...
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    [SOLVED] Can't get into grub for dual boot.

    I have a recent model of hp laptop "HP du1065tu" With i5 10210u and a 512 gb nvme... Today I tried to install Ubuntu 20.04 LTS for dual boot with pre-installed OEM windows 10.. I shrunk the C drive to get 100 gb unallocated for Ubuntu. After installing Ubuntu with 30 gb for root, 6 gb for swap...
  35. System32_76

    [SOLVED] Why can't I update Xubuntu ?

    Hi everyone. I tried to update from Xubuntu 20.04.1 LTS to 20.04.2, but for some reason, I can't easily do so. I executed the "sudo apt update" command before using these three specific upgrade commands: "sudo apt dist-upgrade," "sudo apt full-upgrade," and "sudo apt upgrade." The upgrade...
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    Question Hardware virtualization not showing up in BIOS

    Laptop spec: CPU: Intel Core i7 3610QM @ 2.30GHz Motherboard: GT70 0ND MS-1762 BIOS: Brand: American Megatrends Inc. Version: E1762IMS.30U Date: 21/01/2013 RAM: 16.0GB Dual-Channel DDR3 @ 665MHz Graphic card: Intel HD Graphics 4000 Operating System: Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit...
  37. AntoDono

    [SOLVED] Help - Cannot install any operating system

    I built a computer (as a server) a few months ago and was running windows. However, windows kept crashing and was corrupted. I thought of switching to a more stable OS like Linux mint or Ubuntu. When I flashed the ISO on to a USB and tried to install Linux Mint, it gave me the error (same result...
  38. System32_76

    Question My Desktop Keeps Freezing Up - Xubuntu

    Hello everyone! Recently, I've been having a recurring issue on Xubuntu 20.04 LTS where my desktop freezes up but I can move my mouse cursor around and access TTYs. Somebody told me that this issue has been happening with other Linux distros as well. I also found out that a bunch of people who...
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    [SOLVED] How works the storage of Ubuntu if installed on a pen drive USB?

    I'have installed Ubuntu on a pen drive USB of 32 GB, but I'm inexperienced (I have windows 10 in internal SSD) so I have a few questions: 1- Is there a drop of performance instead of installing it in the internal SSD? 2- Where do the files created with Ubuntu are saved? On the pen drive of 32...
  40. atinesh.s

    [SOLVED] Small problem after fixing GRUB menu

    Hello guys, I have a PC with 3 hard disks SSD #1 (Dedicated to Ubuntu 18.04 OS) [SATA3_0] SSD #2 (Dedicated to Windows 10 OS) [SATA3_1] HDD #3 (For other files) [SATA3_2] Usually, when I boot my system, I get a GRUB menu from where I can choose a specific OS to load (Ubuntu or Windows). For...