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  1. [SOLVED] Re: network manager applet missing in pane in 10.04

    Thanks - I never knew about the notifications pane in systray and it had got turned off. I've been looking for ages without popping in here but turning it back on has solved my problem with nm and...
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    [ubuntu] Re: upgrade jaunty to karmic

    Many thanks from me too. I'm fairly new to Ubuntu/Linux and was thinking of the upgrade. I actually found the thread when looking for advice on upgrading with a seperate /home, which I got fromt his...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Help needed for installation

    Go to System>Preferences>Display and muck about with it there.

    You may find that it resets but possibly not every time. There is some sort of solution to that by playing around in Terminal with...
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    [ubuntu] Screen resolution not saving

    Hi,

    I've spent a fruitless evening looking at various threads about screen res and am lost.

    I'm running a Toshiba Satellite L300 29w which is a laptop with an Intel GMA 4500m Graphics card. I'm...
  5. Re: What has your experience been with Ubuntu on your laptop(s)?

    Toshiba Satellite L300 29w which is running Jaunty pretty much as good as Vista straight out of the box.

    The only issue I have is a recurring issue with screen resolution at start up - it reverts...
  6. [ubuntu] Re: Activate web camera on Toshiba L300-20M notebook...?

    Ah yes - so it is!

    Glad it helped :-)

    Rob
  7. [ubuntu] Re: Activate web camera on Toshiba L300-20M notebook...?

    Hi,

    I have the L300-29W and mine works fine with the Cheese app. If you've not tried it then go to Applications>Add/remove applications and search for Cheese then install.

    I've not added an...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Flash in Firefox

    I've just solved my problem in the same vein.

    I had too many flash installations conflicting so used the instructions in another solved flash thread here

    Good luck whatever you try :-)

    It...
  9. [SOLVED] Re: Problems with streaming sound and vision

    Woohoo - solved the problem by following the instructions in http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1254328&highlight=flash

    Thanks for the advice here and there :-D
  10. [SOLVED] Re: Problems with streaming sound and vision

    Thanks but I've been banging my head against the bbc and nfl sites for three hours now without success :-(

    I intalled the windows codecs using medibuntu, then the xine-plugin as the mentioned page...
  11. [SOLVED] Re: Problems with streaming sound and vision

    After having a browse this am through some of the other sound/vision issues here I tried uninstalling swfdec flash player and adobe 10 player.

    I get sound but no vision on youtube but with other...
  12. [SOLVED] Problems with streaming sound and vision

    OK, almost complete newbie here with streaming issue. I've tried to search with little (in my a. tired and b. maybe slightly drunk and annoyed state) success.

    Backgournd data for you - using JJ...
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    Re: How many of you completely switched to Linux?

    I've been 100% Ubuntu for a week!

    It's been an interesting week
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    [ubuntu] Re: Query about update

    Right - I now know to right click and use the cut command and that's fine.

    I've also followed the instructions in the http://www.psychocats.net/ubuntu/firefox link nand it's fine for me too....
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    [ubuntu] Re: Query about update

    Thanks winotree. I followed the link then went to the next stage - 'installing... the right way...'

    I can follow most of it although copy/paste using ctrl c/v doesn't do it in terminal, but what...
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    [xubuntu] Re: xubuntu installation-help

    Now if only I'd known that when I got the Error 17 message after botching my partitions completely and ending up with about 7 of the blighters! :lolflag:

    I solved it by booting to live CD and...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Query about update

    Hmm - I haven't found Firefox 3.5 in my update mgr but have tried to dl direct from Mozilla's website (noob so thought dl and install was the same in Ubuntu as Windows, now know it's not).

    Would...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Trialling Ubuntu in Windows

    Thanks for the advice on this.

    I've now installed Ubuntu completely in a partition and Evo has just downlaoded all e-mails from the server.

    That's it for me - just have to sort out the 'windows...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Trialling Ubuntu in Windows

    Thank you Jonathon but I don't think that's the problem given that it's not getting new mails either. I'm not trying to see old e-mails in Evo just trying to get it get new ones :-)

    My last...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Trialling Ubuntu in Windows

    Howefield - e-mail is with talktalk.net.

    I've set up Evolution to the same settings as Mail - POP3 and smtp and server not requiring authentication so it looks like it should work. When checking...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Trialling Ubuntu in Windows

    Thanks for the replies.

    I figured it may be MS Mail getting in the way so opened Ubuntu without opening Mail this morning with no success.

    I'm using Evolution Mail in Ubuntu, t0p. When I say...
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    [SOLVED] Trialling Ubuntu in Windows

    Hi all,

    First post for newbie so be gentle with me.

    I'm trialling Ubuntu 9.04 in Windows using Vurtual Box as suggested here - http://www.psychocats.net/ubuntu/virtualbox. I only got it...
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    Re: Count to 200 - BEFORE MOD RESETS BACK TO ONE!

    That would be 1 then.

    Newby here - what's the highest this thing has got?
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    Re: Free Beginners Guide

    Thanks for the guide - will check it out later :-)
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