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    [ubuntu] Keyboard not working

    This is the strangest thing that has ever happened with Ubuntu. At times when this MSI Wind U 100 (Netbook) fails to work. It works fine when in grub. I can scroll up & down the list of options but...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Firefox hogging bandwidth

    When I started firefox in safe mode with all add-ons disabled it didn't help. For some reason changing the profile help and ended the problem.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Firefox hogging bandwidth [SOLVED]

    Nope I missed that step. That did the trick! Thanks so much for your help.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Firefox hogging bandwidth

    Installed noscript. Firefox is still on a rampage when opened. I have attached a jpg of the etherape while Firefox is running. This time it is back to the qwest.net site. Again once Firefox is closed...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Firefox hogging bandwidth

    Expect for trouble shooting I never went to qwest.net.
    I started firefox in safe mode. This time 90.84.52.192 sucked the life out of my machine. In whois it is listed as:
    "AKAMAI-FT-US descr:...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Firefox hogging bandwidth

    ME TOO! Actually that was my fear. Not the Nigerians but that someone was trying to take control of my machine.

    I will try a new profile and let you know.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Firefox hogging bandwidth

    Which site? When I had Firefox open the last time it was on www.weather.gov. I viewed the source code for weather.gov and didn't see any flash content listed.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Firefox hogging bandwidth

    my mistake . . . when I copied and pasted I missed the "t".
    I went back to check and now for the first time in a couple of days qwest.net isn't listed in etherape but now this site is taking over....
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    [ubuntu] Re: Firefox hogging bandwidth

    Loaded qwest.net in Chrome and it operated normally. Dropping off the graph when I closed the site.

    Startup page was listed as . . . damn I forgot but it wasn't a website. It starts with a blank...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Firefox hogging bandwidth

    No, I am not navigating to or trying to load qwest.net. A minute ago I started etherape, closed Chrome and opened Firefox. Within seconds my bandwidth was soaked up as you can see in the attacked...
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    [ubuntu] Firefox hogging bandwidth

    I don't know which forum to write to but I believe it is a security issue. Opening Firefox within a few moments a site qwest.net hogs all my bandwidth. I close Firefox and open another browser and my...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Dell V715W Printer Driver install?

    It seems this is an ongoing problem with this Dell program. I have tried to use:
    xhost +
    sudo -l
    and then run: sh dell-inkjet-09-driver-1.0-1.i386.deb.sh
    that starts the Dell driver program but...
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    [ubuntu] ubuntu one 100% cpu usage

    I have been having trouble with Ubuntu one. The last time I restarted it took over my laptop. The only way I was able to get control of my machine again was to move the file that was in Ubuntu One...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Weather Report 2.32.1.1 fails to update

    Thanks! I switched and it seems a better option that weather report.
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    [ubuntu] Weather Report 2.32.1.1 fails to update

    for the last several weeks Weather Report 2.32.1.1 applet has failed to update. It might update a few times but then it stops working. I have changed the location several times and usually it will...
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    Re: Evolution mail Backup and Restore

    Thanks for the reply! I ran the command and it scrolled hundreds of files on the screen but no error messages that I could see.
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    Evolution mail Backup and Restore

    HELP! I had installed Ubuntu 11.04 on my MSI WIND U100. Unity or some other program caused it to freeze after unplugging or plugging the ac adapter. I posted questions as to how to work around the...
  18. [ubuntu] setting permissions for a freeagent go mac

    Can someone tell me how to set permissions so I can transfer files to a Freeagent go mac USB hard drive? The drive had to be reformatted so I transferred the files to my desktop system before having...
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    Re: Youtube distorted video

    The fix has not seemed to work for me. However I haven't worked my way through installing the beta version of Flash player.
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    Youtube distorted video

    At some point Youtube stopped working properly in Ubuntu 10.04.2 LTS. The videos are orange and double exposed as in the attachment. I have tried to reinstall Adobe Flash Player 10.2.152.27 but the...
  21. [ubuntu] problems installing the latest Ubuntu Server

    I'm having trouble installing 10.04.1. The machine I am trying to install on is 5 or 6 years old machines. In fact I tried it with a much older machine too. Each time when I get to formatting and...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Bluetooth Couldn't parse the incoming data

    Did you ever figure out the problem? I keep getting that same error message in Nautilus when trying to see ANY fold using my bluetooth dongle.
  23. Bluetooth Dongle File Transfer Between Phone & Computer

    For a couple of days now I have been trying to set up file transfers between my computer and my LG phone via an Asus Bluetooth dongle. I have looked at a mind numbing number of different solutions to...
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    Re: UNR Network manager applet disappeared (Solved)

    I was able to solve the problem of the missing network manager applet by using instructions:
    How To: Manual Network Configuration without the need for Network Manager
    This is a post on this site...
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    Re: UNR Network manager applet disappeared

    Well I booted back into Ubuntu and tried your suggestion. However in UNR right clicking on the panel doesn't give you the Add option.
    I looked in Synatic and found that the network manager applet is...
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