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    [ubuntu] Re: Dual Boot Problem

    I don't think that file is in a directory located in your desktop. As far as I remember, the NTLDR file is in the C drive. Look for it in your backup
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    [gnome] Re: How to downgrade nautilus

    Thanks for your reply! I knew the option "force version" existed, but had never thought about its use... I'll try it in a virtual machine one of these days, and reply what happens.

    Regarding the...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Need help configuring my Grub menu

    +1. It might be useful.
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    [SOLVED] Re: Problem with command in shell

    Quotes are not needed. To delete a file called "file", you can just type
    rm file
    and not
    rm "file"

    So the awk doesn't need the quotes.
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    [ubuntu] Re: better installing mechanisms

    Here's a link to a site where you can find debs.
    http://linuxappfinder.com/
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    [ubuntu] Re: Missing folders

    Just in case, backup that folder first! make a complete copy of your home folder before changing its permissions.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Missing folders

    Right. If you see the files using this method, then the problem is about permissions. You can right-click your home folder (from the window you opened with gksudo nautilus), and go to the...
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    [ubuntu] Re: better installing mechanisms

    Hi. The main difference is the fact that .deb files are already compiled and ready to install, just by double-clicking them. Other differences come from this one. For example, .deb files are not...
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    [SOLVED] Re: ie installation

    You can use a virtual machine. Install virtualbox, for example; it lets you create a virtual computer in which you can install windows. That way, IE would be perfectly integrated with windows and...
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    [SOLVED] Re: clicking Places > Desktop raises VLC

    Weird thing... What happens if you uninstall VLC? Does it complain about not finding it, or does it open the folder it shoud? What about reinstalling?
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    [ubuntu] Re: Missing folders

    I once had a problem like that. The files weren't missing but with wrong permissions. Try opening nautilus as root (in the terminal "gksudo nautilus"), and see if the files are actually there. If...
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    [gnome] How to downgrade nautilus

    Hi, all. Ubuntu 10.04 has nautilus 2.31, which has a couple of features i don't like:
    ·space bar doesn't open multiple folders, like ENTER does. Sometimes it's more comfortable to hit the space bar...
  13. [all variants] Re: file type association, not how to open a file with a different app

    glad you found it useful!
  14. [SOLVED] Re: How to "unset" Adobe Reader as default for PDF files

    Does Adobe Reader appear in the list of right-click-->properties-->"open with" tab?
    As far as I've seen, deleteing an application from there makes it stop appearing in the contextual menu.
  15. [SOLVED] Re: How to "unset" Adobe Reader as default for PDF files

    First, I understand that you already tried right-clicking the pdf file, then going to properties, "open with" tab, and selecting evince as the default in the list of applications.
    If you already did...
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    [ubuntu] Re: remove locked folder

    +1.
    Be careful when deleting something root owns.
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    [SOLVED] Re: Starting a business - and using linux

    Sorry, what kind of software would you need?
    This is something I've found useful a couple of times: http://wiki.linuxquestions.org/wiki/Linux_software_equivalent_to_Windows_software
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    [ubuntu] Re: Confused with diretories permition

    Great. Please remember to mark the thread as [SOLVED] =)
  19. [SOLVED] Re: Application, Places, System gone from panel?

    Yeah, the name "menu bar" is not very intuitive. And even less considering that there's an item called "main menu".
    Please remember to mark this thread as [SOLVED] :)
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    [ubuntu] Re: Installed program runs in terminal

    Don't knwo if this will be of your interest, but you can make programs run from the terminal stay opened after closing it. The terminal command should be for example "epiphany &". Once it's launched,...
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    [ubuntu] Re: How can unistall

    Have you tried Applications--> Software Center (or "add/remove software")?
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    [ubuntu] Re: Confused with diretories permition

    +1.
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    [ubuntu] Re: How to get rid of "keyring" stuff?

    I've had that kind of issue when opening Evolution: I had to type that keyring everytime it was launched. I read the following solution in these forums i think, and it worked. I had to go to...
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    [ubuntu] Re: basic directory permissions

    Maybe you can use the stickybit and also SUID or SGID (set user ID set group ID). One of the latter, when applied to a directory instead of a file, makes every file created into the folder belong to...
  25. [ubuntu] Re: few questions about install ubuntu with wubi

    +1
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