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Old 11-11-2009, 12:57 PM   #1
Eddy Stone
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Unhappy Problems with Ubuntu software centre


When I go Applications>Ubuntu software centre trying to load any programmes, all I can get is the message "Not available in the current data"
Any help greatly appreciated
Cheers
Eddy Stone
 
Old 11-12-2009, 06:22 AM   #2
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Are you able to open the synaptic package manager? Go to: system > administration > synaptic_package_manager. Then click: edit > prefereneces, and make sure the universe and multiverse repositories are enabled. They should be enabled by default. Then close that box and click the "reload" button on synaptic. You can then search for and install any software through synaptic.:
http://www.psychocats.net/ubuntu/ins...tware#synaptic
As far as I know you should be able to get just about any software that is available in the software center through synaptic.

Last edited by tommcd; 11-12-2009 at 06:24 AM.
 
Old 11-12-2009, 08:10 AM   #3
Eddy Stone
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Smile Problem solved

Many thanks for your replies. After I had downloaded all the updates then the Ubuntu Software worked ok.
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Eddy Stone
 
  


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