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How do you install FTL mod Multiverse & Hyperspace on KDE Neon?

I'm attempting to install the Multiverse/Hyperspace expansion for the game Faster Than Light (FTL) on my KDE Neon system. I've already purchased and installed FTL through Steam. I found an updated ...
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No HDR option on KDE Neon plasma 6 - using iGPU instead of dGPU?

I installed KDE Neon about a month ago on my laptop (Gigabyte Aero 15XD) which have an HDR display and an Nvidia RTX 3070. I updated Neon to v6 recently, on Wayland, and hoped to enable HDR, but I don'...
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Wallch not working since Plasma 6

I use KDE neon 6.0 (the KDE OS, based on Ubuntu) and I have recently updated to Plasma 6. Since then I've noticed that the desktop wallpaper was not updating and I searched for information about ...
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Open top-left menu in Dolphin explorer with keyboard shortcut

I am looking for a way to open this menu in the Dolphin file explorer with a keyboard shortcut. (It can be invoked by clicking on the icon in the top-left.) I looked through the available keyboard ...
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KDE Neon Upgrade to 22.04 Fails Due to Unofficial Package Issues

I'm facing an issue while trying to upgrade my KDE Neon system to version 22.04. The upgrade process halts with an error message suggesting an issue with unofficial packages. Here is the essence of ...
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Linux desktop screen full black with dock, wallpaper, panel all gone but still somewhat functional

Everything was working perfectly fine till yesterday night but when I booted into my Garuda linux today, desktop was pitch black with nothing related to it working. When I first booted, the grub was ...
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Firefox: Youtube Freezes because of failure to query drm device

The problem: Youtube keeps freezing on firefox, although it's working fine otherwise. Running youtube shorts will always freeze youtube where as running normal videos freeze it some time and don't ...
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KDE Neon Bluetooth Audio not working

I have a Gateway GWTN156-12RD running on KDE Neon, an Ubuntu 22.04-based distro. And ever since I got the OS, the bluetooth audio NEVER works. No matter how many times or how hard I try, there is no ...
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Computer freezes on grub "Select Operating System" screen

I have a computer running KDE Neon. I recently attempted to repair grub using boot-repair since I kept getting the grub-rescue screen when booting. Now when I try to boot I see the grub Select ...
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kioslave5 high cpu usage

└─$ cat /etc/os-release PRETTY_NAME="KDE neon 5.27" NAME="KDE neon" VERSION_ID="22.04" VERSION="5.27" VERSION_CODENAME=jammy ID=neon ID_LIKE="ubuntu debian&...
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KDE Neon GRUB menu freezing after using boot-repair to fix try and fix GRUB Rescue prompt

I'm not too familiar with Linux in general so please bare with me. TLDR I tried installing KDE Neon on an external USB hard drive, but when I tried booting my computer back into KDE Neon (not from ...
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Firefox won't open links with flatpak or snap application

Firefox that was installed by default doesn't open links with snap or flatpak applications installed on my system. As an example, I am trying to log in to Todoist application installed locally on my ...
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Audio stopped working after a system update

I'm using KDE Neon and after my last system update with pkcon update my audio has completely stopped working. Both my speakers and headphones produce no sound and Audacity fails to detect sound ...
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Error when opening Discover on KDE Neon

When I open Discover to install system updates or update apps I get a popup with this error: E: Problem executing scripts APT::Update::Post-Invoke-Success 'if /usr/bin/test -w /var/lib/command-not-...
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After updating computer enters in Emergency mode in KDE neon

I'm not sure if I'm posting in the right place. If it's so just let me know. Yesterday updated normally and when it rebooted it opens with the "emergency mode" and the "journalctl -xb&...
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grub-install does not create EFI binary with correct modules

I'm trying to set up full-disk encryption on a KDE Neon system (by, of course, following the Arch Wiki guides on the subject). Some relevant information about the setup: The system has two top-level ...
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^[[3~ try again error in kde konsole

I am trying to enter in admin by sudo su. But after entering sudo password and pressing enter terminal automatically printing some character and showing try again. ^[[3~floki@aspire:~$ sudo su [sudo] ...
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All ubuntu-based distros freeze on 2nd startup

For the last little while now, I've been having problems with my computer when it starts up again after sleeping. Every time that happens, the time it takes to freeze the computer varies. When that ...
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In my dualboot, KDE Neon(Ubuntu based) does not wake up after sleep/supend/closing lid manually, it needs to be started again manually 9/10 times

I think the title covers it all. I have KDE Neon dualboot with Windows 10. 9 out of 10 times, if it gets to sleep mode it does not wake up. I need to press the power button to power on the laptop ...
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Cannot record microphone with SimpleScreenRecorder

As mentioned in the title, I'm unable to simultaneously record my headset microphone and my desktop audio when using SimpleScreenRecorder in KDE Neon 5.24. In the "Audio Input" section of ...
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How to reboot into CLI?

I need to perform some housekeeping on /home, so I figure I should reboot into CLI instead of into GUI. How do I do that on KDE Neon? For additional info, I'm using an UEFI system, GPT, and grub2.
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My built-in laptop's speaker is always unavailable and my headphones are always plugged in

After the newest KDE Neon update (5.24.1) (IDK it has something to do with the update) my built-in laptop's speaker is always unavailable, and it says that my headphones jack are always plugged in, ...
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How to reconfigure kernel with PM_RUNTIME=y?

tlp-stat tells me to do the following: +++ Recommendations * Reconfigure your Linux kernel with PM_RUNTIME=y to reduce your laptop's power consumption. And i have no idea how I am supposed to do ...
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Manual syncing of files each time it changes (between a desktop always connected home-wifi and a laptop that I carry around)

I know I have to use inotifywatch or something for this. I also know I can use rsync. I know that my connection should be made through SSH for better security but here's what I don't know: Where to ...
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Fingerprint sensor not working on Ideapad Slim 5 although support is mentioned on fprint's website

The support for the fingerprint reader device I use (04f3:0c58 Elan Microelectronics Corp. ELAN:Fingerprint) is available according to this page but when I try to run fprintd-enroll I always get ...
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KDE Neon Display-setup-script Nvidia Driver alternative

I'm using KDE Neon based on Ubuntu 20.04 latest release version with last KDE on a Asus laptop with AMD Ryzen 4800H and Nvidia RTX 2060. I'm trying to install Nvidia drivers using ubuntu-drivers ...
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KDE Neon pkcon update issue

Getting this error while trying to run the command pkcon update: Fatal error: WARNING: You are trying to remove the following essential packages: neon-desktop distro-release-notifier (due to neon-...
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“Limited Connectivity” error after attempting to connect to a wireless access point on fresh install of KDE Neon ( based on Ubuntu 20.04)

Everything works fine when I connect to the main router, once I connect to a wireless access point (different SSID and does not have a DHCP server) I'm not able to connect to the internet with a "...
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How can I add a custom resolution to be always available for only a specific monitor using Intel's driver on xorg

I have a super-ultrawide (32:9) monitor from Samsung (G9 Odyssey) and it works fine under windows (with a nvidia gpu), however my work laptop (with hdmi 2) which CAN (sometimes) see the full ...
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Can't install telegram using a repository i addded on KDE Neon

Recently i got an update which broke telegram and now i can't install it using apt on my KDE Neon installation. It used to work perfectly fine before that. I got the repo at this article https://www....
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How can I tell when a library or package has been updated in the repository?

Yesterday, KDE Neon's screen capture utility, spectacle, stopped working for me. When I tried running it from the CLI, I received the following error: spectacle: error while loading shared libraries: ...
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Error while opening Spectacle

PrntScrn doesn't work and trying to open spectacle window with the command line gives me the following error: $ spectacle spectacle: error while loading shared libraries: libkColorPicker.so.0.1.4: ...
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Diffence between /etc/locale.conf and /etc/default/locale

I'm running KDE neon 5.20 and found two files /etc/locale.conf and /etc/default/locale with similar content. What's the difference between these two files and which one should I edit to change the ...
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KDE Neon Linux (Plasma 5.19) : The screen freezes randomly

I recently installed KDE-neon 5.20 and screen display freezes ramdomly. The only workaround is to restart my system. Spec: Graphics Processor: GeForce GTX 750 Ti/PCIe/SSE2 model : GM107 [GeForce GTX ...
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Display doesn't stay on KDE Neon

I'm running KDE Neon for the first time on a virtual machine. The display doesn't fit my windows size, so I went to the display settings and changed them to my monitor size. But after about one second ...
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How to remove Kaccessible in KDE neon / KDE Plasma 5.20?

I still don't know why KDE Accessible / the screenreader starts automatically and how to conveniently prevent it via KDE's options. In the latest version of KDE that's used by KDE neon I could not ...
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KDE NEON: Can't upgrade 18.04 -> 20.04: Unresolvable Problem while Calculating Upgrade

This update has been plagued with issues for me. The GUI gives a similar error, but since the first run I've been using the CLI tool do-release-upgrade. The error When running the tool, things seem to ...
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KDE Neon 20.04 no Taskbar after upgrading

I upgraded my kde neon from 18.04 to 20.04 using this Tutorial. (The terminal Version). After final reboot, i logged in (the splash screen was taking much longer than usually) And there was no Desktop ...
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Issues with sound board after neon upgrade

Recently Ive finally upgraded my KDE neon to 5.19 All was fine and smooth except that after booting sound wanst working anymore. I have onboard sound on my motherboard, which is connected to my sound ...
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Windows 10 don't appear on KDE neon bootloader

I installed KDE neon today, i had an error telling me that the installation couldn't be finished, so i left KDE neon by click on shutdown option and just power on my pc to boot on Windows, but my pc ...
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KDE Neon doesn't detect audio devices from motherboard

I recently updated my KDE Neon to 20.04, and audio from the motherboard doesn't get detected. It does, however, detect the one from the GPU. $ inxi -A Audio: Device-1: Intel 100 Series/C230 ...
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got "E: The repository 'http://deb.debian.org/debian bionic Release' does not have a Release file." while installing nodejs on new kde neon

I run this commands sudo apt-get install curl software-properties-common curl -sL https://deb.nodesource.com/setup_14.x | sudo bash - on kde neon, and errors ## Installing the NodeSource Node.js 14.x ...
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KDE Neon shutdown issue

A while back I had an issue with kde-neon where the laptop wouldn't power off. The shutdown procedure was fine, with F2 pressed there wasn't any issue but at the end the screen went black but the fan ...
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KDE Neon ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 4, black screen with cursor on resume from suspend on battery

I am running KDE Neon on my ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 4. Whenever I resume from sleep/suspend, UNLESS it is plugged in on AC, it only resumes to a black screen with a cursor, and nothing else. I have ...
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Error opening the wallet kdewallet

I did a fresh install of KDE neon a while ago and I cannot figure out how to solve this problem: When I start my laptop and try to connect to a wifi network, even the networks I connected to before, I ...
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How can I alter KWin rules via TTY?

I'm quite new to Linux and managed to screw up my desktop (KDE) royally... I wanted to change my global window transparency and set it to 0% opacity, instead of 0% transparency, as I had intended. I ...
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Kde neon stuck/freeze on boot after installing nvidia driver

I am new to linux and KDE. I just tried installing NVIDIA proprietary driver, and reboot. After I reboot, KDE neon would display grub as usual and I chose KDE neon, after that the loading appear and ...
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Ubuntu stops at booting

My laptop came with ubuntu lts preinstalled, i installed kde desktop&co via neon package sources. I've been using it for couple of months well-working. I left my laptop for acouple of minutes, and ...
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Does KDE Neon use Ubunu LTS point releases?

The KDE Neon FAQ mentions it's build on Ubuntu LTS 18.04. It doesn't mention which point release of Ubuntu LTS it's using. I would like to try out KDE Neon, but I know my laptop doesn't work well (or ...
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strange problem with audio

I don't know exactly how to describe the problem. I've had it for a while and I haven't found any response from teachers or from any forum I have reviewed I started using linux for a while now, but I ...
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