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  1. [ubuntu] Re: Screen freezes when unmount external hard drive

    Hello,

    I still have the same problem. I tried to "safely remove" another hard drive, and that seems to be working.

    Any ideas how I can properly reformat the problematic hard drives?

    Thanks!
  2. [SOLVED] Re: audio not working after running update manager

    Issue solved!

    I found a thread with a solution: http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?p=11461408#post11461408
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    [SOLVED] Re: No Sound After Update

    Idem dito!
    Thanks for this info! The audio on my Mini 9 is working again!
  4. [SOLVED] audio not working after running update manager

    Hello,

    After installing the entire list of updates suggested by the "Update Manager" the audio doesn't work anymore. Both, speakers and output line.

    From my understanding the audio card and...
  5. [SOLVED] Re: files disappeared from external hard drive: empty folders present, space occupied

    Since most of the files were recovered and the original problem was (partly) solved, the above mentioned new problem is posted in a new thread: http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1849361
  6. [ubuntu] Screen freezes when unmount external hard drive

    Currently my screen freezes (or becomes black) when I "safely remove" my formatted external hard drives (one older, one new).

    This problem only started after I formatted the hard drives in...
  7. [SOLVED] Re: files disappeared from external hard drive: empty folders present, space occupied

    Hi,

    I'm back.
    It took some time but I was able to recover some of the files (about 1/3). I had backup of most of the data, but did not yet have the time to backup some important pictures. I'm...
  8. [SOLVED] Re: files disappeared from external hard drive: empty folders present, space occupied

    That is not the news I was hoping for...

    I will give it a try. I'll first need to find a new storage place...
  9. [SOLVED] Re: files disappeared from external hard drive: empty folders present, space occupied

    The command: "sudo fsck /dev/sdb1" seemed to work. Now I have a list with tthe folders followed by "Start does point to root directory. Deleting dir."

    It finishes by saying:
    Reclaimed 87655457...
  10. [SOLVED] Re: files disappeared from external hard drive: empty folders present, space occupied

    The code "sudo blkid" shows me 3 lines: /dev/sda1, /dev/sda5, and /dev/sdb1. The latter one: "/dev/sdb1: LABEL="USB-HDD" UUID="281A-0DE9" TYPE="vfat"" So I thought this is the one.

    The command...
  11. [SOLVED] Re: files disappeared from external hard drive: empty folders present, space occupied

    Ok, that is clear. I properly disconnected the HDD several times, but no change. I also tried to do this on another computer with windows xp: same issue.
  12. [SOLVED] Re: files disappeared from external hard drive: empty folders present, space occupied

    Hi, I tried to use the listed commands. In-between a list of files (or folders) appeared in my terminal but after closing the terminal the problem does not seem to be solved. Still only folders, no...
  13. [SOLVED] Re: files disappeared from external hard drive: empty folders present, space occupied

    Maybe I do not understand your suggestion.

    From my understanding the hard drive cannot be powered down. It is only connected with a USB slot and can merely be "ejected" or "savely removed". Just...
  14. [SOLVED] files disappeared from external hard drive: empty folders present, space occupied

    While window with list of folders from external hard drive was open on my desktop, the cable of external hard drive was disconnected.

    After that, all files (different types) disappeared from my...
  15. [SOLVED] Re: unable to detect wireless network on ubuntu 10.04

    Hello again,

    I managed to solve the problem!

    Today I was able to get a wired internet connection. In package manager I tried to start checking the available not installed "bcmwl" packages....
  16. [SOLVED] Re: unable to detect wireless network on ubuntu 10.04

    Thanks again!

    I will need to try and find a wired connection this weekend.
  17. [SOLVED] Re: unable to detect wireless network on ubuntu 10.04

    It said

    wlan0 Interface doesn't support scanning: Network is down
  18. [SOLVED] Re: unable to detect wireless network on ubuntu 10.04

    In case someone can do something with this info:

    iwconfig

    lo no wireless extensions.


    eth0 no wireless extensions.
  19. [SOLVED] Re: unable to detect wireless network on ubuntu 10.04

    rfkill list:

    1: compal-wifi: Wireless LAN
    Soft blocked: no
    Hard blocked: no
    2: compal-bluetooth: Bluetooth
    Soft blocked: no
    Hard blocked: no
    ...
  20. [SOLVED] Re: unable to detect wireless network on ubuntu 10.04

    Following your link (https://help.ubuntu.com/community/WifiDocs/WirelessTroubleShootingGuide/Commands#lshw) the interface shows the following information:



    *-network DISABLED
    ...
  21. [SOLVED] Re: unable to detect wireless network on ubuntu 10.04

    Unfortunately I don't know how I can find this information.
  22. [SOLVED] Re: unable to detect wireless network on ubuntu 10.04

    Thank you for the quick reaction!

    Since it won't be that easy for me to find a wired connection soon, I would be happy to hear if you or someone else knows another solution by downloading a...
  23. [SOLVED] (RESOLVED) unable to detect wireless network on ubuntu 10.04

    Hello,

    I just installed ubuntu 10.04 on my dell mini 9 and now my computer doesn`t detect wireless networks.

    It is like a vague dejavu: the same happened when I installed an earlier ubuntu...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Cannot get microphone to wok

    Hello,

    Recently I had a similar problem with the mic after I shifted from windows to ubuntu 9.1 (netbook remix). After reading various contributions on various fora I tried one of the most simple...
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