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    Re: Cinnamon Choice Ubuntu or Linux Mint?

    Thanks for the replies. Although I had hoped this thread would stick to the topic, I understand it is emotional to some for anyone to choose something other than Unity. I find all boards on any...
  2. [ubuntu] Prevent update manager from installing new fix

    I have a machine that will not show Flash movie's and games with 11.2 version of Flash. I fixed it with some help by installing the older Flash 11.1.
    My problem is that update Manager shows there...
  3. [ubuntu] Re: Problem with Flash after latest Firefox update.

    Just noticed today there is another flash upgrade available. Is there a way to permanently disable the flash upgrade, or at least make me do something extra to get it installed? I saved the retro...
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    Cinnamon Choice Ubuntu or Linux Mint?

    I have been playing with Cinnamon on Linux Mint 12 in parallel w/ my production 11.04. I have decided Cinnamon is pretty good for me. However should I install Ubuntu 12.04 and cinnamon via PPA or...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Faxing thru Linux!

    Hope I'm not to far off base here, but the few times I've had a document sent to me to sign and return fax, I have found the other end to accept my printing the document, sign it and then scan it as...
  6. [ubuntu] Re: Problem with Flash after last FIrefox update...

    Thankyou, this worked for me to downgrade. My machine that did not work has a ATI Radeon 9600 XT graphics card. I found the downgrade worked a bit different for me than your write up. Going to "here"...
  7. Poll: Re: How many people use Ubuntu with Gnome-shell in stead of Unity?

    I found this thread because I don't like Unity on 11.04. I tired it for acouple of weeks and it only slowed mt down. It is pretty but not as intuitive and productive for my use as gnome 2, the...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Firefox 3.6.10 not opening aspx pages

    found a problem reported that the browser is sending its identification to the web site with the word "ubuntu" included which is confusing the web site. It was suggested to install "user agent"...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Firefox 3.6.10 not opening aspx pages

    I'm not sure, but I believe this has something todo with the web site thinking we are using a mobile browser and sending invalid web page to us. I installed the XHTML Mobile profile extension to...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Firefox 3.6.10 not opening aspx pages

    http://www.crutchfield.com/S-Sr8sMX6yAbq/
    http://www.hy-vee.com
    http://m.briefing.com

    are three sites I cannot open since installing 8.0 of firefox.

    I get the message box:

    You have chosen...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Deja Dup backup to network pc with SSH

    So I'm senile, don't remind me. I had my other machine as 192.168.0.101 and it should have been 192.168.1.101
    I then had another problem with a message that "Backup failed Permission denied" ...
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    [SOLVED] Deja Dup backup to network pc with SSH

    I use SSH , have it installed client and server on both my machines on my home network. I use it for both manual and Unison backup.
    I have installed Deja Dup for a more automated back up. attempting...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Share lightning calendar on home network

    I just reread the links I was referred to by Azdour. I missed entirely what they said. Thankyou for you post. Looks like I can't get from here to where I want to be easily. I will close this for...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Share lightning calendar on home network

    I'd be happy if I could just update from one but be able to share the view. But no where tells me how to define to point to the other calendar. The location for the calendar on each machine is...
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    [SOLVED] Share lightning calendar on home network

    I have two home machines both running Natty. Each have Thunderbird and Lightning. I would like to use the lightning calendar for one of the machines for both, with both able to update the single...
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    [ubuntu] Re: hp scanjet 3970 quality

    No, I bought a new scanner. A Lexmark S405. While its software drivers are not included in Ubuntu, Lexmark does provide Linux software on their web site. Along with a few post on this board I was...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Open Text Editor in multiple windows

    I found the answer and it is so simple it's scary. After opening the second file, right click on one of the tabs and select open in new window. It will then open the entry for that tab in a new...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Open Text Editor in multiple windows

    That does work, but from terminal command line. The text editor is gedit. I guess I am looking for an option to set it permanent to always open a new window and not have to go to terminal. But now...
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    [SOLVED] Open Text Editor in multiple windows

    I sometimes have two similar files that one works and one doesn't. I would like to compare the differences. But TEXT EDITOR opens two files in two tabs making it impossible to compare the data side...
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    Re: I hate Unity so far...

    I switched to Classic view and have like it very much except for the scrollbar that doesn't appear unless you put a cursor on it. Not sure if this was part of unity that carries over to classic view,...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Microphone quit working

    Oh the evil webs we weave when using the keyboard. I found my problem. When my skype call came in last night I was using audacity to edit an audio file. Nothing todo with the microphone. But I...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Microphone quit working

    I booted up the Natty installation disk and the microphone works fine. But all the installation files appear compressed somehow so I couldn't see folder etc which I think contains my configuration...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Microphone quit working

    I've tried an external microphone and it doesn't work either. I tried both internal microphone and analog microphone settings.

    Is there a way to reinstall the new installation configuration...
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    [SOLVED] Microphone quit working

    My internal microphone has been working fine till last night. Would not work on skype. Found it doesn't work at all. Was working two days ago. I have not intentionally messed with it. I do know I...
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    Re: Too many people badmouthing Ubuntu and Unity

    I've posted on this thread before about unity. I used it for a week and couldn't see any benefit other than it was prettier. I missed my panel apps and just couldn't get used to places and system...
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