11.04 is already out of support, it doesn't have 4 months left.
nice to see that you're ready to go again.
Since the issue has been taken care of, you can change the thread status to [SOLVED], using the thread tools.
It's a way to let other users know that this thread offers a solution to the specific problem.
It will also inform experienced members (who can provide assistance to others) that they do not have to read the thread anymore, as the problem has been solved.
Thanks. My laptop has arrived with 11.10 preinstalled. I am just about to update to 12.04.