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In application menu bar in KDE Plasma 5.12

I am using KDE Plasma 5.12. In the previous version of Plasma I could show the global menu for an application below the title bar(Settings > Application Style > Widget Style > Fine Tuning > Menubar ...
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KDE Kontact applications fail to start. The Akonadi personal information management service is not operational

In looking for a good suite of mail/contacts/calendar .etc apps, I tried out KDE's Kontact and ran into the following issue upon starting pretty much any of the bundled applications (kmail, korganiser ...
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keyboard layout is disabled in kde

I have kde Neon ~ ? screenfetch `..---+/---..` saeb@saeb-fujitsu `---.`` `` `.---.` OS: KDE neon 5.17 .--.` `` `-:-. ...
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Unable to browse my android phone via KDE connect in KDE Neon

I am on KDE Neon 5.14. Using latest versions of KDE connect on Neon and Android. I am trying to browse my phone file system but getting this error: The process for the kdeconnect://92e92185f23aaf5b ...
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Can't boot any more efi

I use to have a dual system with KDE Neon and Windows 10, all happy together in my lap Asus s510U.  One week ago, the f… Windows decided to update without questioning me. It also changed all my BIOS ...
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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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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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Why are there so many users running together on KDE Neon?

When I open KSysGuard just after logging in, I see more than 200 active processes by default and most of them are running using root account and there're a few others alongside root namely rtkit, ...
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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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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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KDE Neon GUI won't start after login

I installed some updates and it needed a reboot which I did. After that I tried to login, but pressing enter after entering the password or clicking the login button with the cursor didn't do anything ...
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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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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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Boot stuck at “Started TLP system startup/shutdown.” [closed]

OS: KDE Neon 5.14 based on Ubuntu 18.04 Kernel version: 4.15.0-42-generic I tried booting from an older kernel version from the grub menu, still the system won't boot. It shows a long list of ...
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KDE Neon (a ubuntu based distro) does not start graphical environment anymore

I have a very strange problem in my KDE Neon 18.04 (distro based on Ubuntu LTS), when starting after the KDE Neon logo animation, I'm thrown on tty1 but at the command line, and the graphical ...
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KDE Neon 18.04 - Firefox not setting as default browser

I did a clean install of KDE Neon this week and I noticed Firefox is not really set as default. When I go in system settings I see it is set. When I open a .html file or click on a link, it opens ...
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KDE: Power management configuration module could not be loaded

I use KDE 5.15.3 on the latest KDE Neon, and recall this problem happened with Linux Mint 19 + an older version of KDE (don't recall which) as well. Intermittently, after booting I don't have the ...
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Neon installation - Secure Boot vs third party drivers

I try to install KDE Neon 18.04 on my Dell Laptop (from USB drive). The installer asks me if I want to use third party software/drivers. Yes, I want to use them (when available). Directly below that ...
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What is the rationale for KDE's Neon project?

I read the KDE Neon FAQ and I simply don't understand the rationale for its existence: If the KDE people wanted to provided better/nicer/more up-to-date KDE-related packages, they could just provide ...
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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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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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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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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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KDE Neon 5.17, on wakeup without external monitor, screen stays black

Sometimes when my laptop wakes up, the screen will stay black. It will only turn on again if I connect an external screen. After that the screen works again. Then I can disconnect the external screen ...
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KDE Neon 5.17; Unable to download any files from Internet , Including sudo apt-get update

I got a fresh install of KDE Neon, the latest stable version. The first network problem I noticed was that my wifi had "limited Connectivity". I "solved" this issue by running sudo systemctl restart ...
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AltGr isn't working with ibus-m17n in KDE Neon

I've added my arabic layout in /usr/share/m17n and I've no problem with Alphanumeric and Keypad mapping, it works fine. Here's how it looks like: (input-method ar phonetic) (map (arabic ("1" "١") (...
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How to remove the thin line on the edge of LibreOffice GUI menu bar?

How do I get rid of this thin line in the menu bar of LibreOffice and other applications? Previously I used Elementary OS which did not show that thin line didn't exist. After changing to KDE Neon, ...
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How do I install emerald on KDE Neon

I recently switched from Arch Linux to KDE Neon, and now when I try to install emerald theme manager it says: E: Unable to locate package emerald But the compiz has been installed Successfully. I ...
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Shift+Space key combination blocked in KDE Neon

I installed KDE Neon recently, and really liking it, but I have this pet peeve that I can't type a space while the shift key is pressed down (I type in all-caps sometimes while writing code). Used to ...
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Connection to network not established on startup

I just installed the KDE Neon LTS 5.8 system on my PC. With the new system the wire network connection is not established on startup. I had the same configuration using Kubuntu 16.04 and it worked ...
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Why Xenial-based systems (Linux Mint 18.3) are stuck to Plasma 5.8 - but not Neon?

I am in Linux Mint 18.3 KDE with Plasma 5.8 LTS. Can I install 5.12 LTS? How? Mint 18.3 has already the kubuntu-ppa/backports PPA enabled but this doesn't go above 5.8 in ubuntu-16.04-based systems. ...
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How Do I Transfer Ownership of Files Between Distros?

I currently have Ubuntu installed on one partition and my personal files (Pictures, Documents, etc.) on a second partition. I would like to install KDE Neon in the partition containing Ubuntu, while ...
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Is there a minimum requirement for Plasma Desktop?

I wanted to run Arch linux and Plasma Desktop on a 15 year old PC. It's Intel DG31PR, built in VGA, Intel Dual Core Processor and 4GB RAM. Arch gets installed and GNOME desktop works without any issue ...
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Wine does not want to install on KDE neon

I’m using KDE neon and tried to install Wine.  However, if I install it, I always get: sudo apt install wine-stable Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state ...
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Kde plasma blank with mouse cursor

Since I have upgraded kde plasma my desktop won't start showing me a blank screen with mouse cursor in tty1. According to some searches I have tried to solve the problem with updating and upgrading ...
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KDE Neon ( 18.04 based ) stuck on emergency mode [closed]

Relevant prequel : ​ 2 X SSD ( one 840 evo + one 850 evo ) 2 X HDD ​ HDDs are used for storage, formatted on ext4. One of them used to have a 1Tb NTFS partition for Windows that has been deleted/ ...
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error: /'boot' not found

I have downloaded KDE Neon, a few days ago. I tried to install it using live usb, but it would not install completely, having trouble at grub installing. I tried twice, but got some results. Today I ...
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KDE Neon: Boot splash screen doesn't appear

My PC shows this instead of the normal KDE Neon boot splash screen. Someone told me plymouth isn't running but trying to install plymouth gives me this: $ sudo systemctl enable plymouth Synchronizing ...
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Unable to install debug symbols in KDE Neon

I'm trying to report a segfault using the built in reporting functionality in KDE Neon but whenever I try to install the debug symbols to generate the backtrace I get: [] RESOLVED "kwin-x11;4:5....
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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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kde neon & xbox one S controller

I have a wired xbox one S controller that doesn't respond. I'm running the latest and up to date KDE Neon. The controller appears when I use lsusb, but doesn't respond when I launch a game. So far I'...
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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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BrokenPipeError: [Errno 32] Broken pipe Cannot mix incompatible Qt library (5.15.0) with this library (5.15.1)

I installed the Kate text editor on my KDE Neon 20.04 which is an Ubuntu based distro. So when I tried to open Kate nothing happened, so I tried to open it in the terminal to see what error happened ...
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How to install apt version of pyside2 in KDE Neon?

I tried to install a software which depends on python3-pyside2.qtcore, but this (and some other pyside2 packages) cannot be installed in KDE Neon 5.20.3. Here is the full output. $ sudo apt install ...
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Display glitch on panels in KDE Neon for graphics accelerated items

It's a VM in Virtualbox (Windows 10 host), latest Nvidia drivers on host. VM guest: Operating System: KDE neon 5.20 KDE Plasma Version: 5.20.3 KDE Frameworks Version: 5.76.0 Qt Version: 5.15.1 Kernel ...
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KTimeTracker - small icon

For some reason taskbar icon of KTimeTracker app is smaller than icons of other apps. How to fix that? I'm using KDE Neon distro.
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Can't mount Samsung a50 to linux kde neon return back this error The file or folder does not exist

am trying to connect my phone to Linux kde neon using USB every time i plug the USB to my PC it return this error The file or folder udi=/org/kde/solid/udev/sys/devices/pci0000:00/0000:00:14.0/usb1/1-...
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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 ...