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    [SOLVED] Re: some shortcuts are ambiguous

    Good to hear you're sorted.
    If my system screws up, I generally delete my .kde & .config folders, then run bleachbit & reboot.
    It means resetting all my preferences, but that is usually only 10...
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    [SOLVED] Re: some shortcuts are ambiguous

    You shouldn't need to do a fresh install. Just delete all the hidden folders in your home folder, except .mozilla and reboot. You should have a new desktop, but with all your apps still installed.
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    [SOLVED] Re: some shortcuts are ambiguous

    Not too sure. Most configs are in .config, .kde or .local/share.
    You could try renaming them, one by one, so that after a reboot a fresh config file is created, & then you can see what folder the...
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    [SOLVED] Re: some shortcuts are ambiguous

    Its probably the way that you installed using an existing Home partition that's the issue, causing a conflict of config files.
    That's why when you created a 2nd user it works fine, they have there...
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    [xubuntu] Re: De-duplicate files.

    There is a program in the repos called rdfind. I have never used it, but it might be what you're looking for.
  6. Re: DVD Styler Crashes When Trying to Create and ISO

    When you say "ignoring" do you mean it literally does nothing, or does the program crash?
    The reason i'm asking is because there is a bug in Devede causing it to crash when you change the output...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Updating avconv

    i use the Firefox Extension Video DownloadHelper 5.2.0. and it downloads videos from YouTube fine.
    I also have this ppa enabled with an upto date ffmpeg installed instead of avconv, that might make...
  8. [ubuntu] Re: Cant Delete Two Randomly Created Folders In /media/xxxxx

    You will need to mount the media that created the folder first. Then it should delete.
    If that doesn't work try with the media mounted, deleting them as root.

    sudo rm -r -f...
  9. Re: DVD Styler Crashes When Trying to Create and ISO

    I can't help you, other than to say that I have always had that problem with dvdstyler.
    After much searching and no answers I went back to using devede.
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    [kubuntu] Re: Missing Icons?

    It probably has something to do with vlc and pidgin not being native kde apps, and plasma 5 being so new. You may need to find a more complete icon set from kdelook.org, or the like.
    Try the...
  11. [ubuntu] Re: How to convert Mp3 to Audio files to burn CD?

    All you need is the restricted - extras package installed for whatever flavour of buntu you are using.
    It's in the repos. Then xfburn should create an audio cd fine from mp3s.
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    [SOLVED] Re: mplayer .m4a audio problem

    Same thing happens here.
    when running "mplayer -ao pulse nameoffile.m4a"
    I can't help with your issue, other than to suggest that it must be something embedded in the file.
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    [xubuntu] Re: cd disc not showing

    Asunder has probably got the location of your cd drive wrong.
    By default, in preferences, its sets your cd drive as /dev/cdrom. This might not be the case. I had to change mine to /dev/sr0, to get...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Banshee Folder Issue

    You need to make sure that the External Drive your files are on, is 1st of all turned on, then is mounted at boot.
    Also what type of file system is it? NTFS, EXT4, etc...
    More info will mean we can...
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    [kubuntu] Re: Kubuntu Backports repo ?

    Your choice. The backports repo will bring bug fixes, but it may also introduce new issues. I have been itching to give plasma 5 a spin, but am holding off until the next LTS 16.04.
    I prefer...
  16. Re: Reccomend a great desktop search, that searhes within archives,text,files,etc.???

    Could something like Recoll be what you're looking for.
    It's in the repos.
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    [SOLVED] Re: Google calendar

    I would echo the above post.
    Thunderbird IMO is way more stable than Evolution, & you can add the package xul-ext-lightning, for your calendar.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Printers and printing

    maco2.
    Remember the old saying. If it ain't broken....
    Upgrading goes ok for some, others run into issues. Reinstalling is always preferable to upgrading.
    So if your linux knowledge is limited, I...
  19. [SOLVED] Re: Amazon.com informs me they don't support Linux users.

    eightbits2010.....
    Google Music works fine. Ideally you want the official Google Chrome installed, which installs Google Play Music. You can then download full albums, to your hard drive to...
  20. [SOLVED] Re: How to convert mp3 to aac using the terminal?

    Not sure about the command line. But I have just tried the program soundconvertor which is in the repos & it converts mp3 to m4a (aac) just fine.
  21. [SOLVED] Re: Amazon.com informs me they don't support Linux users.

    Hi.
    I purchased an 11 track Album from Amazon only yesterday.
    You can download all the tracks at once using clamz which is in the repos.
    Follow the usual options, except when it comes to the cloud...
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    Re: ubuntu vs windows speed

    All depends on your hardware. On my Intel based system, both boot at about the same time, but I have to wait a minute or 2 with windows before it is usable.
    I would say Windows 7 is more or less on...
  23. Re: Setting qBittorrent as default magnet app in Firefox

    You are going about it the right way. The program is installed in /usr/bin/qbittorent.
    Alternatively you could uninstall transmission, & Firefox should default to qbittorent.
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    [SOLVED] Re: Thunderbird Lightning Problems

    Just a quick question.
    Are you using Google as your service provider or someone else?
    The reason I ask is that I have had Lightning & Google working flawlessly since I can remember, so if you're...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Thunderbird Lightning Problems

    i know i'm jumping in a bit late here. But if I were you I wouldn't use lightning from the addons in Thunderbird.
    In the repos you want the package xul-ext-lightning, which should pull in...
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