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    [ubuntu] Re: Evolution settings

    Mark
    Ohio, USA[/QUOTE]

    Hi Mark,
    With a little help from Forum friends, I was able to configure an account in Evolution for Gmail. The tricky part is in getting your Incoming (receiving) and...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Evolution settings

    Thank you.
    Problem solved.
    Phil
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    [ubuntu] Re: Evolution settings

    Thank you for your replies. I am attempting to set up a Gmail account. Do I adjust my settings through Preferences in the mail client?
    Phil
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    [ubuntu] Evolution settings

    Hi,
    I have just attempted to configure my Evolution Mail Client.
    The Send function completes but not so the Receive function.
    I am using POP for receiving and SMTP for sending.
    The Send error...
  5. [ubuntu] Re: Cannot change screen resolution inside VirtualBox

    Thanks Pixie,
    Found it under Options, bottom left corner. I restored my resolution through Synaptic, but I'm going to check this out anyway. I need the practice.
    Thanks,
    Phil
  6. [ubuntu] Re: Cannot change screen resolution inside VirtualBox

    Thank you all for your help. I managed to get the job done through the Synaptic Package Manager.
    Phil
  7. [ubuntu] Re: Cannot change screen resolution inside VirtualBox

    There should be a drop down menu to start a text-only console session
    A drop-down where, please?
    I am not an experienced Ubuntu user, so I need a bit of spoon feeding. Sorry.
    phil
  8. [ubuntu] Re: Cannot change screen resolution inside VirtualBox

    HI Pixie,
    Thanks for the reply.
    But gdm login screen? When I power up the virtual machine, I'm given the GUI login screen. Can I simply open a terminal from there and enter the codes?
    Thanks,
    Phil
  9. [ubuntu] Re: Cannot change screen resolution inside VirtualBox

    I have managed to mount the disc after installing Guest Additions.
    Could you please give DETAILED instructions on how to proceed from here in order to change my screen resolution?
    Thanks,
    phil
  10. [ubuntu] Re: Cannot change screen resolution inside VirtualBox

    Thanks for the response, Juan.
    Unfortunately, when I tried to install Guest Additions I received the attached error message.
    I have given myself the necessary permissions for access to the Sun...
  11. [ubuntu] Cannot change screen resolution inside VirtualBox

    Hi,
    On a Windows Vista Ultimate SP2 platform, I am running Ubuntu 9.0.4 in Sun VirtualBox.
    The problem I am having is in changing my screen resolution within the virtual machine. In...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Start Ubuntu Server 8.1 GUI

    Thank you. Humble opinions noted and appreciated.

    Phil
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    [ubuntu] Re: Start Ubuntu Server 8.1 GUI

    Good then. We're agreed.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Start Ubuntu Server 8.1 GUI

    It doesn't, but what part of "because I can" don't you understand?
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    [ubuntu] Re: Start Ubuntu Server 8.1 GUI

    Because I can.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Start Ubuntu Server 8.1 GUI

    Thanks guys

    Installing packages through the GUI as we speak

    Phil
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    [ubuntu] Re: Start Ubuntu Server 8.1 GUI

    Thanks tombom and all,
    I've run the installation commands and am now back at the command prompt, my original starting point. How do I access the GUI from here please?
    Thanks,
    Phil
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    [ubuntu] Start Ubuntu Server 8.1 GUI

    Hi all,

    I have just installed Ubuntu Server 8.1 in VMWare Workstation 6.5.
    I have set it up to be a Mail Server and entered the appropriate configuration info. When I power on, I log in OK but...
  19. Thread: VMware Tools

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    [ubuntu] Re: VMware Tools

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    Thanks Gaurav,

    Installation completed.:D
    I'd mark it as Solved but I can't find anywhere on the page to do that. Thread Tools does not provide that option and I can't remember where...
  20. Thread: VMware Tools

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    [ubuntu] Re: VMware Tools

    Thank you for the reply, Gaurav. I encountered a hurdle while trying to run the code provided in the link. I've attached a screenshot of the terminal error message.Perhaps you can see where I may...
  21. Thread: VMware Tools

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    [ubuntu] VMware Tools

    Hi everyone,
    I'm running Intrepid Ibex in a virtual machine (VMware Workstation 6) and need to install VMware tools to increase functionality. The VMtools tarball is downloaded but I am at a loss as...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Email links non-functional

    Thanks for your help, mevets, but I've bitten the bullet and gone back to FF3. Had to have those email links.

    Thanks again,

    Phil
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    [ubuntu] Re: Email links non-functional

    Yes, that worked (firefox-2) and launched the browser, but email links remain inactive.

    Phil
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    [ubuntu] Re: Email links non-functional

    I have sent screenshots of terminal and system monitor.

    As you can see, the Sysmon says FF2 is sleeping, yet I am using it to post on this forum.

    The terminal , well, you can see what that...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Email links non-functional

    Had a thought.
    Could it be that FF2 is not being recognised as the default browser after uninstalling FF3?
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