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    Re: Ubuntu 12.04 display issues

    I'm having the same issue with getting dual monitors on my desktop working (they worked fine for a time). The X server would often crash (blackout) and sometimes log me out.

    One thing I noticed,...
  2. Re: Somebody Help me - Dell Streak or Samsung Galaxy S (Phone Not Tab)

    Just got a Samsung Transform, nice phone, but it won't port out to Ubuntu (or XP, will only work on Win 7). Which ever you get, check and make sure it is recognized by your distro of choice.
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    Re: How to best use multiple workspaces

    I run six workspaces. The first three dedicated as so:
    1-Evolution
    2-Firefox (sometimes in other spaces too).
    3-Rhythmbox

    I use spaces 4-6 hold what ever projects I'm working on at the time...
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    [all variants] Re: window title bar disappears

    Had the same problem (it sounds like). Also in Compiz, go to the Widows Management group > Place Windows. Make sure the Enable Place Windows check box is checked and the placement mode set to Smart...
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    Poll: Re: What is your age and what do you use ubuntu for?

    42. The usual email and surfing, plus I bring my work home (lesson planning) so it's nice that Ubuntu can handle graphics, sound, and all the needs of a teacher. I'm trying to branch out and try...
  6. Re: Are you as ticked off as me concerning this microsoft ad?

    This is an old scam. You get pop ups warning you of viruses, but there may or may not be one. The goal is freak you out and get you to pay for an antivirus program (usually bogus) to clean out the...
  7. [ubuntu] Re: disobediant Screen&Graphics app.

    I had similar issues with my Gateway monitor and GeForce. A couple of things to check for:

    1) You have NVIDIA hardware enabled. System > Administration > Hardware Drivers. If NVIDIA accelerator...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Mediaplayers don't work

    You said the directory is on an external hard drive. Is the drive mounted? Can you see the song lists?
  9. Thread: DVD playback

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    [xubuntu] Re: DVD playback

    Pjotr123,

    Thanks for the helpful info on your web page. It solved several issues for me, such as DVD playback, and made my recent wholesale switch from Win XP to Ubuntu much nicer.
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