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    Re: Writing Tablets.

    I'd be interested to know if anyone has used the following tablet in Linux.

    Wacom Graphire 4 Classic.

    I have the A6 model, but any size for this question.
  2. [ubuntu] Two video cards which definitely work in Ubuntu

    http://www.overclockers.co.uk/showproduct.php?prodid=SC-015-AS&groupid=701&catid=11

    http://www.overclockers.co.uk/showproduct.php?prodid=SC-001-AS

    The first is around 25, the latter, 85 -...
  3. [ubuntu] Is this hardware going to work well with Ubuntu?

    I've been looking at the following from PowerPC of Bedford. My last three from them worked well. Are there any items on the list which may give me problems with Ubuntu.

    I intend to load up...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Building a new PC for Ununtu 12.04

    Thank you for all your advice, every message has something useful which, taken as a whole, will help me avoid pitfalls.

    Gordintoronto, I'm a little wary of 14:04 at present as it is so new. Should...
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    [ubuntu] Building a new PC for Ununtu 12.04

    Will move to 14.04.1 when it comes out. (probably by September).

    HARDWARE

    What are the bad models of hardware I should avoid?

    I believe the latest nVidia Optimus graphics card is a no-no?
    ...
  6. [ubuntu] First page in Google Chrome is stored where?

    When I fire up Google Chrome, I want my own designed page to show where I can add dozens and dozens of links to all the sites I need to access at least once a week.

    Can anyone give me some idea...
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    [ubuntu] Screen freezing all the time

    I have a problem with my screen freezing all the time and I have taken a lot of trouble trying to isolate the problem.

    Here's what I have done and my surmising from the effort.

    1. I loaded...
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    [ubuntu] Streaming to a Marantz M-CR610

    Question in Blue, all the rest is added information.

    I have recently purchased a Marantz M-CR610 music box. I have set it up to my WiFi network and it gets a strength R5 signal so is OK there. I...
  9. [ubuntu] Re: Boot sector error prevents Ubuntu loading

    Have tried that but get lots of error messages and just doesn't work.
  10. [ubuntu] Boot sector error prevents Ubuntu loading

    I had this trouble once before and for the life of me, cannot remember the solution. The problem with old age is, I can remember everything 40 years ago - anyone want some help with the Commodore...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Cloud Printers

    Thanks for this information. I need to ensure it works with Google Cloud then. I believe Samsung make one, I'll investigate. Now I'm retired and write occasionally, I'm quite happy with Google Cloud.
  12. Thread: Routers

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    [ubuntu] Re: Routers

    The one I just ordered from Amazon.co mm in the US to a friend who will bring it back is 600 mW. Might end my problems as all my external AND internal walls are concrete.
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    [ubuntu] Cloud Printers

    Can the team recommend a good cloud printer which will install easily to Ubunty 13.04 and later, of course!

    I use a Galaxy Note 10" pad at home in the lounge, and the Galaxy S4 when out and about,...
  14. Thread: Routers

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    [ubuntu] Routers

    Is it true that the EU have stipulated that we must only have low powered routers?

    I ask because Amped in the States sell a router four times as powerful and when I contacted Amazon Com they told...
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    How large is Linux compared to Windows?

    Taking into account India and China, and the rest of the third world, what proportion of the world uses Linux in general and Ubuntu in particular. And, would it be fair to include the huge proportion...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Canon Pixma MG5200 Series Printers and Ubuntu

    Alas, they've done something differently in 13.04 and the driver won't load, either using the PPA or the Software centre. All of a sudden I don't have a printer.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Installation failure with 13.04

    Did it? Oh dear! Trouble is, I can't remember last month, let alone last hear :-( But, I do remem er the fifties and sixties quite well!
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    [ubuntu] Re: Installation failure with 13.04

    Did it? Oh dear. My problem is I find it difficult to remember last month, last year is impossible. Although I ca remember the fifties a uite well.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Installation failure with 13.04

    I found the following.

    sudo dd if=/dev/zero of=/dev/hda1 bs=512 count=1

    Not 100% sure but it seems to be loading OK. Am encrypting my data so it will take a few hours. If I don't come back...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Installation failure with 13.04

    Yes, I did a checksum check every time, I always do.

    It won't reload Windows from the recovery disk because of the MBR. I am not sure where to proceed from here.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Installation failure with 13.04

    I have tried two burns to DVD and twice to a 16GB USB stick.

    I think the boot sector has been destroyed.

    Not sure what I can do about it. A pity as my 850 laptop is now a load of scrap metal...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Installation failure with 13.04

    They all gave 'Unknown command'

    This is where I typed them:

    grub rescue> update-grub
    Unknown command 'update-grub'

    None of the three worked and all gave the same error message

    Never had...
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    [ubuntu] Installation failure with 13.04

    I downloaded 13.04. Burned iso file to DVD. Ran disk.

    Checked the checksum gave clean bill of health. OK.

    Loaded 13.04. Everything seemed to run smoothly.

    Waited till drive door opened,...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Asset register

    I've already started in Librecalc, but good idea about templates, thenks
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    [ubuntu] Re: Asset register

    exe file so of no use to me. Sorry.
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