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  1. [ubuntu] Re: Can the Internet Explorer 10 or IE10 be installed on Ubuntu?

    You won't need IE to access this site. To avoid getting the message claiming you need IE, install the firefox plugin User Agent Switcher. With this plugin, you can "pretend" to be using Internet...
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    Re: Web-design

    I wouldn't be able to give good advice on any of the available web design software as I hand code everything using gEdit. If you wish to go the same route and write the code yourself, you might want...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Help installing LibreOffice

    I too would recommend using the synaptic package manager. If you wish to install through the terminal though, with the terminal window open enter the following:

    sudo apt-get install libreoffice
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    [SOLVED] Re: can't move windows anymore

    This is exactly what fixed this issue for me. Just wanted to add that the "Move Windows" option is under "Windows Management" in CompizConfig Settings Manager (CCSM)
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    [SOLVED] Re: Brasero CD write error

    Turned out it was the CDs I was using. Got another batch of CDs and it burned properly.
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    [SOLVED] Brasero CD write error

    Attempted the write 11.10 Alternative CD to a blank cd and it was not sucessfully burnt. Got the following error:

    SCSI error on write(53360,16): [3 0C 00] Write error

    I have checked to make...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Shutter's web capture is not working

    Yes, the daily does seem to fix the issue :)
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    [ubuntu] Re: Odd default fonts in OOo

    I have just the solution you are looking for. I was frustrated myself with the Brady Bunch font issue but discovered how to use whatever font you want.

    I put up the tutorial with step by step...
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    [ubuntu] Re: drawer/ menu object help please

    For the menu object, look at my tutorial here:
    http://www.associatedcontent.com/article/1802582/windows_style_menu_in_ubuntu.html?cat=59

    For the drawer, right click the icons and choose...
  10. Re: Notebook Display on/off with shortcut

    Add in a 1 second delay to the beginning and it should work:

    sleep 1; xset dpms force off

    Source: http://www.shallowsky.com/linux/x-screen-blanking.html
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    [ubuntu] Re: youtube videos

    Software center is an easy way of downloading and installing software for Ubuntu. This is available from the Applications menu. Search for minitube and click install when it is found.

    Hope this...
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    Re: Do I need to scan for viruses?

    Actually, it's applications > ubuntu software center for 10.04. No add/remove
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    [ubuntu] Re: Remove login entirely?

    I'm not sure you can completely remove the login feature. What version of Ubuntu are you using and have you checked the update manager to see if there were any updates that might fix the problem?
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    [ubuntu] Re: Remove login entirely?

    So under System > Administration > Login Screen it's showing:

    Log in as [Username] automatically selected, with everything else unselected?
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    [ubuntu] Re: Audio Duration Zero

    Ok. I am updating this thread as it seems to be a much bigger issue than simply audio files. I have tested both MP3 and Ogg audio files as well as avi video files. They all come out as 0 seconds for...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Audio Duration Zero

    The restricted extras I had installed. Installed lame and that was the fix. Thanks.

    Edit. I though this fixed it but I rechecked and no go.
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    [ubuntu] Audio Duration Zero

    I recently did a fresh install of 10.04 and am experiencing a really weird issue. I right click on an audio file (in my case an MP3) and pull up the properties. I select the Audio tab and look at the...
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    [ubuntu] Re: file operations windows is blank

    Noticing the same thing here as well on my dell laptop. If this is a bug I hope it gets addressed asap.
  19. [ubuntu] Re: GNOME Main Menu - Log Out/Lock Screen/Shut Down options

    The tutorial here is a little dated, but you should be able to figure things out:

    http://www.foogazi.com/2007/11/05/adding-shortcuts-to-the-right-click-menu-in-ubuntu/

    I have figured out the...
  20. [ubuntu] Re: GNOME Main Menu - Log Out/Lock Screen/Shut Down options

    Hibernate is listed when you select Shut Down, either from the Main Menu or using the Menu Bar (System > Shutdown).

    For a Guest Session, you could create a launcher on the desktop (right click...
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    Re: Image editor

    I use GIMP here. Was a former PSP user myself, but find gimp suitable as a replacement.
  22. [ubuntu] Re: [SOLVED] How Do I Uninstall Realplayer 11?

    Thanks. This worked for me as well!
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    [ubuntu] Re: A Non-Installing Package

    Thanks. This was helpful for me to remove this annoying item.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Refresh Rate: 0

    Does Ubuntu not autodetect video cards? How can I get my monitor to stop flickering as it appears to be using too high of a refresh rate?
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    [ubuntu] Refresh Rate: 0

    Previously with Ubuntu 8.0.4 there were refresh rates for my onboard video. However, 8.10 gives only a refresh rate of 0. How do I get 8.10 to detect my video cards refresh rates?

    lspci | grep...
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