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    [ubuntu] Re: LibreOffice Writer Problem

    I now have the Labels working as desired in LibreOffice. My solution, it it is in fact a solution is - I installed LibreOffice-Base. Labels now works fine.
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    [ubuntu] Two Password login's required

    I have, since 12.04 LTS release, installed it on two computers. On one computer when I type in my Login Password, the screen blanks, and presents me with a login screen once again. This is 100%...
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    [ubuntu] LibreOffice Writer Problem

    Just update, Clean install, from 10.04 LTS to 12.04 LTS. Disappointed that OpenOffice was not included. In any case, attempting to use LibreOffice Writer was extremely frustrating and I still have...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Need help to repair GRUB(2)

    All is well now!

    The issue was that when I attempted to boot after selecting Ubuntu in the GRUB menu, I eventually got an error message stating that something could not be mounted. As it turned...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Need help to repair GRUB(2)

    Thanks Quackers.

    I now have my GRUB menu back, but I still am unable to boot into Lucid Lynx. I need to do some further research. It may be that whatever took place to destroy GRUB did more than...
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    [SOLVED] Need help to repair GRUB(2)

    Using Lucid Lynx 10.04 LTS (i386) on a laptop with a 250GB HDD.

    The results of "sudo fdisk -l" are: (omitting the sizes)
    dev/sda1 NTFS
    dev/sda2 ext4

    In the process of getting updates for the...
  7. Re: HOWTO: Easy, simple GUI setup of smb file server

    This is great! This information has answered many of my questions and issues. However, I have a Ubuntu Server (no GUI) running which I would like to share a folder from to all other Desktops on my...
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    [ubuntu] Re: FAT32 - Mounted & access by XP in VB

    Thank you both for your responses. The FAT32 is a bit of a hold-over from my Dual-boot days when NTFS was not considered reliable in Linux. I have been experimenting with Ubuntu for some time now,...
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    [ubuntu] FAT32 - Mounted & access by XP in VB

    I have Lucid Lynx installed (AMD64), VirtualBox installed (3.2.6) and a Windows XP VM. All seems to be working well and I have no complaint. However, prior to trying what I would like to do I would...
  10. [wubi] Re: How to backupp my windows disk image from ubuntu

    I have successfully use CloneZilla to do exactly what I think you are trying to do. You can do the whole disk or a partition.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Ubuntu 10.04 (Lucid Lynx) Random Freeze / Hang-up

    I have solved my problem, I think! I am not at all sure that my problem matches precisely with those of others described here. My Mouse and Keyboard were freezing extremely frequently. I was...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Ubuntu 10.04 (Lucid Lynx) Random Freeze / Hang-up

    I have been following this thread for quite some time now. I have resisted the temptation to respond until now because I was not sure I had anything new to add. Here is my situation:
    I installed...
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    [ubuntu] Image file vs. RAW host

    I am a somewhat experienced Ubuntu novice, and a little experienced novice with VirtualBox. I have successfully experienced running Windows XP as a Guest on Ubuntu-host. I have attempted to...
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    [ubuntu] Re: dell studio 15, brightness issue

    I am using the 64-bit released version of Lucid Lynx.
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    [ubuntu] Re: dell studio 15, brightness issue

    I have a Dell Studio 1555 with Lucid Lynx installed, and my Brightness keys on the keyboard work.

    Are you using Lucid Lynx? I had trouble with brightness on Karmic Koala on the same Dell Studio...
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    [ubuntu] 64-bit Host :: 32-bit Guest

    With the release of Lucid Lynx, it is my intent to switch to no Windows installation, but will require Windows XP (32-bit) for a couple minor items.

    In the case of one installation, I would like...
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    [ubuntu] Re: GRUB (legacy) with changing device names

    I should have mentioned that I am dealing with both a "Home" and a "Work" situation. They are different. I am addressing the "Work" system which is running Hardy Heron LTS. My profile indicates my...
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    [ubuntu] GRUB (legacy) with changing device names

    How do you deal with the GRUB.CONF or GRUB/MENU.LST when each time the system is booted, the Hard drives (/dev/sd[a,b,c] may likely be named differently with respect to the "a", "b", or "c"?

    I do...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Adding Software w/o Internet

    I am not sitting at my Ubuntu PC now, but I think I can remember enough to get you headed in the right direction.

    In Ubuntu using Synaptic Package Manager you can select the packages that you...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Upgrade vs. New Install

    slakkie,

    This looks really great for my situation. Thanks, I really appreciate the pointer.

    Ed
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    [SOLVED] Upgrade vs. New Install

    I am in the process of making the switch from another OS to Ubuntu as my main OS on all my Desktops and Laptops. However, as I see it, I have a real problem.

    Background: I have (only option)...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Latest LTS?????

    Ubuntu 8.04 (LTS) Hardy Heron is currently the latest LTS. The next LTS will be 10.04 (LTS) Lucid Lynx.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Recommendations on Dell Laptop

    I purchased a Dell Studio 1555 loaded with Vista. I am now running Ubuntu 9.04 on that laptop. I have installed several times and have use generic Ubuntu and the Dell ISO.

    I have also installed...
  24. [ubuntu] Re: Studio 1555 audio still not working after fix

    I took the cowards way out with the brightness control. My brightness control would work for a bit after starting up Ubuntu, but in a very short period of time it would stop working. So, I set the...
  25. [ubuntu] Re: Studio 1555 audio still not working after fix

    I also have a Studio 1555, and went through the same steps to attempt to correct my sound. What I eventually found that corrected the problem is the sound system was in MUTE. I don't have a Ubuntu...
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