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How do I uninstall Fedora 23 (dual boot with Windows 10)?

This is the Disk Management on Windows 10. I have no idea what to remove. I don't have the installation disk as Windows 8 came pre-installed with my laptop. Please help me with this.
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Corrupted video drivers causing x to go insane

I think X is borked. It's been working for months, then suddenly: There's an extra, immobile mouse cursor stuck on the screen. CTRL + ALT + Fn doesn't work. The screen stops responding, but I can ...
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Why does Fedora's dnf sort lines by length?

When I do a dnf search emacs, the output seems to be sorted by line length (see below). Why? [dhc-user@server1 timestudy]$ dnf search emacs Last metadata expiration check: 2 days, 8:25:38 ago on Sun ...
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No more space in root filesystem, how could I increase the size?

This is my filesystem : ~  df -h -x tmpfs -x devtmpfs Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on /dev/mapper/fedora-root 9.8G 7.6G 1.7G 83% / /dev/mapper/fedora-home 50G 27G ...
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How to open .rar file in fedora 23

I am using fedora 23 64 bit. I have downloaded some .rar files. After googling I have found solutions suggesting that using unrar they can be opened. But I am unable to install unrar. I have tried ...
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How to change from gnome deskop to lxde desktop in fedora 23 in virtualbox

I have just installed lxde desktop in fedora. I have installed default gnome desktop. Now i can not change gnome to lxde. In Ubuntu in time user account logging there was option that we can choose our ...
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Wifi Access Point instable in Fedora, KDE Plasma 5

I have two PCs (PC1 and PC2). Both have identical hard- and software and both are connected to the interenet via ethernet connection. As OS I have Fedora 23 with KDE Plasma 5. Using the KDE Connection-...
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How do I connect to a shared folder on the network on Fedora 23?

I'm new to Linux and I'm trying to learn about it. I usually connect to my university server on Mac OS X using the "connect to server" option. This is an example of my university home address: smb:\\...
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replace windows 8 with fedora 21

Has anyone replaced their windows 8 pc with fedora 21 ? if yes, is it advisable to do so? also, did you have to disable secure boot or bootloader lock or both?
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How do you disable touchscreen gestures on Fedora/GNOME?

I'm creating a touchscreen project on Fedora 23 (using GNOME 3.18.2) that requires a fullscreen Firefox (or Chrome) window that the user cannot close using the touchscreen. However, we realized that ...
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CPU temperate stuck and fan at maximum speed

I have a Dell Inspiron 5548 (i7-5500U, 16GB RAM) and I'm running Fedora 24 with kernel 4.5.1. I noticed the internal fan will stay at maximum speed (5500-5600RPM) forever while the CPU temperature ...
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KDE: Don't start login screen before my app script finishes

I have Fedora 23 on my machine and I'm using KDE Plasma. I've written a small app which is executed before the KDE login screen appears. This was done by placing the line /path/to/MyApp to /etc/sddm/...
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How to fix Nemo file explorer as crashes frequently in Linux and asks for root privileges to fix the error?

I have Nemo installed on Centos and Fedora, on Gnome classic and Mate Desktop, crashing every now and then and asking for root privileges to fix the issues found but other explorers work just fine. I ...
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How to recover Boot loader from lost partition hd0,1 (/dev/sda1) in Dual boot Windows10/Linux-Fedora21?

My first partition of 106MB is lost, boots fine to F21 but choosing Windows in boot menu gives some errors. any suggestion would be appreciated. Background; For some reason, I am not able to boot ...
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Fedora 23, can't use high resolution on all displays anymore

So I'm having a strange issue here. I'm running Fedora 23, and after a package update, I'm no longer able to utilize high resolution on all 3 of my displays, only one of them. On my main display the ...
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Show git diff with GITG on Fedora

I am using this tool https://wiki.gnome.org/Apps/Gitg/ as a git GUI. In Ubuntu when I open the application inside a git project is shows the unstaged/unadded files in the top left and I can easily ...
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How can I make a windows 8 recovery drive - CD - using Linux Fedora?

My HP 250G3 Windows 8(.1?) computer one day didn't boot - "Boot Device Not Found (...)" The hard disk drive tests passed. When I press F11 during startup, nothing happens. Now I have only a old Linux ...
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Fedora 23 - Dual monitor Issue - Unwanted Mirroring

I cannot get my dual Asus monitors not to mirror, when using Fedora 23. I had been using them without issue (screen sharing) on another HD with Kali, and also another HD with Windows 10. It's the ...
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VirtualBox Seamless view

I've a brand new Fedora 23 Host that run VirtualBox 5.0.16 My Guest is Windows 7 64Bit. My setup is a laptop in docking station with another external screen. No matter how much I tried, I could not ...
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Fedora failing to install on VirtualBox in Mac OSX

I'm trying to install Fedora on VirtualBox on my MacBook. I set up a VDI drive from the selection list and allocated 20gb hard drive space and 4gb of ram. Boot up the machine and load from the Fedora ...
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what does the “none” suffix mean?

Tried to Google but couldn't find answers, I'm using fedora 20, in my rsyslog.conf , found this line "*.info;mail.none;authpriv.none;cron.none /var/log/messages " What does "mail.none" and "cron....
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pulseaudio halt with C-Media usb audio

pulseaudio will enter an uninterrupted wait when my c-media usb audio device is plugged in/activated. pulseaudio -k wont kill it (even with autospawn = no), nor kill with SIGINT or SIGTERM), and the ...
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Secondary monitor off after sleep

I have two monitors connected to same onboard Intel graphic card. When I start my computer both screens are on and the display configuration is fine. But as soon as my computer goes to sleep, if I ...
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Why does akmods.service slow boot?

I'm using Fedora 23. My computer is slow to boot. systemd-analyze tells me the slowest service is akmods.service. Why does it take so long? I only have one akmod (akmod-nvidia) and it's already built ...
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No kernel sources available for 4.4.4-301.fc23.x86_64

I am trying to use vagrant on Fedora 23, but it isn't working at all. It isn't working because virtualbox's kernel modules will not install and compile with 4.4.4-301.fc23.x86_64. I installed ...
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How do I set KDE under Fedora to use English instead of Danish in software?

How do I configure Fedora 23 to English instead of Danish in the interface of all programs. I am runnig Kde as the desktop, and in "System Settings"=>Translations I have "American English" as only ...
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grub2 and windows in UEFI mode woes

My /etc/grub.d/40_custom reads: menuentry 'Windows 10' { set root='(hd0,1)' chainloader +1 } Yet when I try to boot windows 10, I get an error stating that the path to EFI is wrong. The ...
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How do I remove Fedora Linux boot up selection?

After installation of Fedora Linux in VMware Fusion I now have two boot up selections. Second one was probably created after I force shut down Fedora when it froze during installation. Here is a ...
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grubx64.efi tftpboot option negotiation failed, user aborted the transmission

I set a pxeboot with fedora 23 and now BIOS legacy (CSM mode) is worked with IPv4, but UEFI IPv4/IPv6 is failed. the symptom is IPv6 shows "boot failed" and IPv4 shows "error : couldn't send network ...
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VirtualBox Fedora hard disk installation suddenly not booting

For the past two months I have had a working 64-bit Fedora Installation through VirtualBox on my Windows 10 machine. All of a sudden today my system refuses to boot, when I try to start it I just end ...
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dnsmasq not picking up requests

I recently bought a new smart TV and I'm trying to proxy all requests from it through my laptop. My setup is this: [TV] -> ethernet cable -> (enp0s25)laptop -> router -> internet My TV is connected ...
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How to install a pcf font so it's visible in xfontsel?

I have a pcf font file which i need to be visible in xfontsel. I tried moving it to my ~/.fonts/ directory and running fc-cache -f but when I restart X and run xfontsel, the font isn't visible in the ...
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Decrease /boot size on Fedora 23

I have a problem with my /boot partition. It only has 200 MB which is insufficient - it is almost full. I have already unistalled old kernels (via dnf, keeping only the latest one) but there are ...
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How to disable the “is not responding” message on Fedora

How can I disable the message : "your application" is not responding on Linux, Fedora ? When the message pop up I'm still able to play the game in the background
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Fedora lost from bootloader

Initially I had Windows10 on one of my primary partitions. Then I installed Fedora on one other primary partition. Till then both Fedora and Windows were showing up in bootloader. Recently I formatted ...
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Get rid of vim sidebar and top bar

I just installed Amix' Vimrc and can't figure out how to get rid of the top bar with the file name and the gray bar on the right side of the window any help is much appreciated.
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On Fedora23 MongoDB doesn't work for show dbs

On Fedora23 I installed MongoDB using dnf. sudo dnf install -y mongod sudo systemctl restart mongod However it doesn't work for show dbs $ mongo MongoDB shell version: 3.0.9 connecting to: test &...
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Autologin and mount encrypted volume in KDE 5

On my machine, I have Fedora 23 (Server) and KDE 5.19. SELinux is deactivated. Furthermore, I have an encrypted home volume (using LUKS). As soon as the user logs in on the SDDM greeter, the encrypted ...
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How to disable low disk space message in Fedora 23

What is suggested for Ubuntu doesn't seem to be applicable. I've not found anything that seems to be the core of the issue in /etc/xdg/autostart I've even moved out baobab.service.
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program starting GUI login on Fedora (23)

do you know what starts GUI to log in Fedora 23 or what package(s) must be installed to enable GUI login? It worked at the beginning but after some clean up I've done, it doesn't work any more. I can ...
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Fedora Firewall not blocking http

I have a fedora machine running that I use for my daily work, mostly working on websites. Whenever I wanted to check something from another device within the local network, I had to first enable http ...
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Menus showing up on wrong monitor with Fedora 23

Hardware: Dell XPS 15 9550 (4K touchscreen) with DisplayLink box Software: Fedora 23, displaylink driver 1.0.335, video driver xorg-x11-drv-intel-2.99.917-16.20150729 I have searched for similar ...
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VNC kicks out new user on Fedora 23 (113 Error)

I used the Fedora documentation located here to set up a VNC server on a Fedora 23 and it works in single user mode. Now I am trying to set it up for multiple users. Right now the :1 display is being ...
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pavucontrol shows Line-out as unplugged when Headphones are plugged in

I have my speakers plugged in to the Line Out jack. When I plug my headphones into the front headphone jack, the speakers are muted and sound is played in my headphones, as expected. However, when I ...
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Dualboot Windows Linux (Fedora) - Boot Problems

just installed Windows 10 on a seperate HDD on my home computer and ran into problems. Till yesterday I was able to boot my Fedora system which was the only installed OS, now I installed Windows 10 ...
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How to configure tftp server on Fedora 23?

I have installed the tftp server using: #dnf install tftp-server How do i set the tftp server directory ? I don't see any tftp related config files in /etc.
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Performance hit installing multiple desktop environments in Fedora?

Will installing multiple desktop environments (Gnome, KDE, XFCE, LXDE) on a Fedora laptop slow down the system?
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Running VirtualBox on Fedora

I am trying to install VirtualBox on fedora 23 When trying to start a VM I get the error "Kernel driver not installed (rc=-1908)" My kernel version is 4.3.5-300.fc23.x86_64 I have tried following a ...
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Mouse shoulder buttons not working with Synergy

I'm using synergy to share my mouse and keyboard from my fedora 23 linux server to a Windows 7 machine, and the mouse shoulder buttons don't work (side buttons, thumb buttons, whatever you want to ...
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Layout switching in Fedora 23 Cinnamon OnKeyUp

On my system I use Shift+Ctrl to switch layout. But it "catches" my shortcut OnKeyDown event, and if I want use Shift+Ctrl+T in Terminal (to open a new tab) – it switches layout and sends to terminal ...