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    [all variants] Re: HP Envy X2 Install ubuntu/fedora

    I have this question as well. I've tried it, but have had no success. I've disabled uefi and boot security, but still cannot get it to boot into a live 64 bit Ubuntu thumb drive. Any suggestions...
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    Sticky: [SOLVED] Re: Laptop COMPATIBILITY List.

    OK. I guess I'll be the first. I know this isn't even beta, but I was desperate.


    Ubuntu 13.04
    Toshiba
    Satellite U845-S406


    From the day I bought this ultrabook it was clear that I...
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    Sticky: [SOLVED] Re: Laptop COMPATIBILITY List.

    Ubuntu 12.04 32 bit
    Toshiba
    Satellite U845 Ultrabook


    The live cd/usb stick works out of the box, but it does not detect the hard drive(s). After following instructions in these forums to...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Samsung "Shark" NP-SF511 Laptop

    Sorry for the late reply. The right clicking works much like a macbook touchpad. You don't have a very functional right "click", necessarily, but you do have the ability to tap the very right...
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    [ubuntu] Samsung "Shark" NP-SF511 Laptop

    I have not seen this laptop mentioned anywhere on the entire ubuntuforums site, so I figured I would create a thread for it.

    My first impression is that this is a great laptop. I thought it was...
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    Sticky: [SOLVED] Re: Laptop COMPATABILITY List.

    Okay, so I installed Ubuntu 11.10 32bit and everything works perfectly (except the touchpad... again). WIFI works out of the box, but it still asks you to install proprietary drivers - and it...
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    Sticky: [SOLVED] Re: Laptop COMPATABILITY List.

    Linux Mint 11 (64 bit) (based on Ubuntu 11.04)
    Samsung
    Shark SF511


    I really like this laptop. Battery life is the best I've had (longer than my 7hr EeePC). Everything works great out of...
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    [ubuntu] Re: wireless hp printer

    Yes! It definitely works! It took less than 2 minutes to install once I installed hplip-gui and ran hp-setup (thanks aeronutt). It discovered the printer right away and I could scan and print...
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    Poll: Re: What kind of computer do you use?- Super Thread

    Acer Aspire 4520
    AMD 64x2 1.7 GHz processor
    3GB RAM (Upgrade)
    250 GB Hard Drive (Upgraded)

    I'm running a dual-boot with Windows 7 Home Prem.

    And my web browser... I'm all CHROMEd out! ...
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    Poll: Re: What would you do?: a new virus

    Same here :-|.
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    Re: Ubuntu 9.10 vs Windows 7

    Just my 2 cents...

    I recently made the switch from Vista to Win7 on my HTPC. As much as I liked Vista Media Center, it was still lacking. I also used Ubuntu (no MythTV) as a platform for XBMC,...
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    Re: Challenge for all you Microsoft haters!

    I guess your right. Well... Adobe did choose Windows over any other OS. That says something about M$'s ability monopolize, right;)?
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    Re: Challenge for all you Microsoft haters!

    My wife and I came home from dinner last night and watched a nice blu-ray movie within minutes of stepping into the house. No ripping, no jumping through hoops to get the right codecs, no need for a...
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    Re: Challenge for all you Microsoft haters!

    Vista Media Center:popcorn:! I've tried a few times to convert my HTPC to Mythbuntu, but no dice. Vista Media Center just works, and works well with my hardware.
    That's without even mentioning...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Tether Blackberry with 9.04

    I have to say, this was very simple and helpful. I'm not what you would consider a linux newbie, but this particular thing was the last thing that I could not do with linux. I recently switched...
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    [ubuntu] Re: NVIDIA 180.51 drivers and Ubuntu 9.04

    I had an issue with the Nvidia drivers on both of my most recent fresh installs of Jaunty. The restricted drivers were not available via the Restricted Drivers gui. What I did was make sure (on a...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Blackberry Notes Synchronization

    This is the last bump. Someone please help, or at least tell me if it is even possible. Again, I've searched everywhere but cannot find an answer.:confused:
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    [all variants] Re: Sync with Barry

    If you have MultiSync installed, use the GUI to delete your group. Then go to terminal and recreate your group and it's members from scratch. This helped me when I tried to configure barry-sync and...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Blackberry Notes Synchronization

    Bumping because I did post this pretty late at night.:redface:
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    [ubuntu] Blackberry Notes Synchronization

    Hey, All.

    My first post, so bear with me.

    I've searched the forums and the Internet for a solution, but cannot find any. I'm able to synchronise my Blackberry 8320's calendar and contacts with...
  21. [ubuntu] Re: Unable to mount location: Failed to retrieve share list from server

    In Vista go to the Network & Sharing Center (either under Control Panel or right-click the network connection icon in system tray). I can't remember off hand what the exact terminology is, but there...
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    Re: April 2009 Desktop Screenshot Thread

    My bad, it's *.png now.
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    Re: April 2009 Desktop Screenshot Thread

    Here's mine:D. As you can see, I'm still stuck a little in "March Madness";).
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    Re: How many of you completely switched to Linux?

    I know. There are quite a few people who have brought pouer poynt presentations that needed to be edited just before service. The free viewer works ok, but not when you need to edit. Usually...
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    Re: How many of you completely switched to Linux?

    I have been using Linux on and off since the last commercial RedHat release. I really was introduced to Linux by ArcLinux. I went from that to RedHat, then Suse (9.0 I think), and then fedora. I...
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