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New Update of elementary OS 5.1 Hera breaks Wifi Card

My laptop is Lenovo Ideapad C340 and i have installed elementary OS 5.1 Hera. The Wifi works out of the box. However when i updated the suggested updates from the AppCenter two days back wifi card disappeared. When i reinstall the elementary OS 5.1 Hera wifi works and if i ....

Aria Aria: 02 February 2022

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Set level of battery notification in Loki

By default the notification for low battery is at 10% The critically low notification is at about 3% and the imminent shutdown notification comes immediately after. I find these levels to be too low. Can they be changed somehow? ....

Arya Arya: 02 February 2022

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wifi network unclaimed : broadcom

My wifi connectivity has recently stopped. I am using an HP Probook with elementary OS 0.4.1 Loki. I use the app manager to maintain my software state. As far as I can tell the device is still there. It would seem I have a Broadcom card! I have read a ....

Owen Owen: 02 February 2022

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Remove battery indicator icon

How can I remove the battery indicator on elementary OS 5.1.2 Hera? I am on a desktop computer, so I don't need that indicator. It is showing up, because I have a Bluetooth mouse, but it is always showing 55% remaining, so it is not useful. Thank you for your ....

Skylar Skylar: 02 February 2022

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Symbol lookup error

Trying to compile this simple example (https://gitlab.com/gavr123456789/vala-snippets/-/tree/master/Fast-Examples/DazzleChart), but having this error when trying to run exec: ~/projects/vala-snippets/Fast-Examples/DazzleChart(master ✔) meson build The Meson build system Version: 0.49.2 Source dir: /home/stsdc/projects/vala-snippets/Fast-Examples/DazzleChart Build dir: /home/stsdc/projects/vala-snippets/Fast-Examples/DazzleChart/build Build type: native build Project name: exec Project version: undefined Native C compiler: ccache cc (gcc 7.4.0 "cc ....

Athena Athena: 01 February 2022

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Can I make a Loki 32-bit version?

What would it take to create an unofficial 32-bit version of Loki? What would be the steps required to build it from the source? What would be missing or non-functional? If someone provided an ISO, would it be made available on the website? ....

Declan Declan: 01 February 2022

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Wingpanel alarm or timer indicator

I am unable to find an alarm or timer indicator for Wingpanel. Hourglass and Tomato work well, but neither integrate with Wingpanel. Is this currently available? ....

Penelope Penelope: 01 February 2022

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How can I see the task manager and know cpu usage?

I am started using Freya mostly now I want to know how can I open the task manager like we have in Windows. And see the running processe and applications. Also I want to know the cpu usage and it's ram usages everything. Is there any built in feature for ....

Lincoln Lincoln: 01 February 2022

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Elementary OS 5.1 Hera freezing

I have a problem with elementary and I am wondering if anyone has experienced and solved the following issue. My screen seems to freeze after doing some tasks, sometimes the mouse is frozen too and other times it is not and the audio in the background is still running. AS ....

Greyson Greyson: 01 February 2022

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Permission to second hard drive? Denied!

On a PC running windows, I installed a second hard drive. Since then I have removed windows and installed elementary OS. When I go into the file manager hard drive 1, with the OS on, is recognised and all is well. When I try to open hard drive 2, I ....

Aaliyah Aaliyah: 01 February 2022