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    [SOLVED] Re: Unable to update Google Chrome

    Sorry for the late reply. I dont use my computer very often these days. The last time I used my computer was my original post,lol.



    Thnx for the link. I am using 32-bit...so guess that was the...
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    [SOLVED] Unable to update Google Chrome

    According to Google's Chrome Releases Blog @ http://googlechromereleases.blogspot.com/ , a new version of Google Chrome is available today but for some reason I'm unable to update via Update Manager....
  3. [SOLVED] Re: 12.04 LTS: Need help installing Brother 255CW Printer

    Well I decided to remove the packages and reinstall using dpkg following the instructions on Brother's website. It works now! :-). Dunno what was the problem before. Maybe something due to using...
  4. [SOLVED] 12.04 LTS: Need help installing Brother 255CW Printer

    Good Afternoon

    I'm having some trouble getting my Brother 255CW Printer to work.

    I have installed both the lpr & cups driver from http://solutions.brother.com with GDebi. After installation my...
  5. [ubuntu] Re: Ubuntu 12.04 LTS - Update Manager keeps freezing

    Hmm I thought you'll need to run sudo apt-get dist upgrade everytime there's a kernel update -->...
  6. [ubuntu] Ubuntu 12.04 LTS - Update Manager keeps freezing

    Good Morning

    When using Update Manager in Ubuntu 12.04, it keeps freezing. I get the "Applying changes" screen after password auth but it just sits there @ waiting (this was for a good 5 mins...
  7. [ubuntu] Need help installing Libreoffice (10.04 LTS)

    Good Morning

    I'm trying to install libreoffice via these instructions --> https://wiki.ubuntu.com/LibreOffice

    After entering the full install command, I get this:



    How can I fix this? I'm...
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    [ubuntu] Re: How to fetch new IP Address

    Thanx for the information.

    After a couple more Google searches, I found out how to change my MAC address my router uses....reboot modem and router...and got a new IP assigned. So I guess I'll have...
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    [ubuntu] Re: How to fetch new IP Address

    Nah, when I used Windows's ipconfig command I was using cable but connected straight to cable modem. That was years ago & I havent used Windows since,lol. Sorry to mention that.

    With DSL, all I...
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    [ubuntu] How to fetch new IP Address

    I recently switched to cable from DSL. With DSL, all I had to do was reset the modem and it would fetch me a different IP address, but that doesn't work with my new ISP. I would like to know how...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Creating a Firewall for Your Ubuntu Desktop

    This is my first time messing around with custom UFW rules, so before I mess up my config, I have a question.

    Is the DHCP rules needed for proper function?

    I changed the default outgoing rule...
  12. [ubuntu] Re: MPlayer - Problems playing videos on slow computer

    Thanks. I'll try some of those tips and see what happens (don't have access to the machine @ the moment).

    I also found this: http://www.mplayerhq.hu/DOCS/HTML/en/xv.html#intel

    What exactly does...
  13. [ubuntu] MPlayer - Problems playing videos on slow computer

    Hey & Happy New Year! (haven't been on here since).

    -Ubuntu 10.04 with MPlayer/Smplayer & VLC installed via the repos.

    -Installed the Ubuntu Restricted Extras package (everything except flash,...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Boot Sector Virus?

    Hi

    Yes. The DD command you used, wipes the entire HD including the MBR (Master Boot Record).

    I'm not 100% sure though. If I'm wrong, somebody will correct me.

    You could've also used a...
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    Re: Who has ditched cable/satellite TV?

    I have about 5 years ago. Not because I wanted to, but because of hard times. I'm glad I did though & I will continue to ditch.

    My Playstation3, Netflix, Hulu & Local Channels is enough...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Just downloaded wine need help

    I would also suggest to read the precautions about Wine in the Security Sticky: http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=510812
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    Re: Black Friday, what do u wanna buy?

    ^

    Black Friday crowds are too dam crazy for me. Countless times you hear about people getting trampled, injured, etc. all for saving a small amount of $$$. It's a shame.

    I heard some stores...
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    Re: A friend wants to install Ubuntu...

    First thing you should do? Use your personal experience with Ubuntu to explain the differences between it & whatever OS he's been using before so he can get a good understanding what he is getting...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Wine - Safe or not?

    I have no experience with Wine, so I can't really comment. The Security Sticky does have some important precautions when using Wine. Worth a look.

    http://ubuntuforums.org/forumdisplay.php?f=338
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    [SOLVED] Re: GParted Used Space Question

    Nevermind. Answered my own question.

    http://gparted-forum.surf4.info/viewtopic.php?id=13021

    http://gparted-forum.surf4.info/viewtopic.php?id=1211
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    [SOLVED] GParted Used Space Question

    I bought a new 120GB WD Element external HD. I did a single zero wipe with shred then used GParted to create new ext4 partition (only plan to use the HD on Linux environment). GParted then shows that...
  22. Re: Dallas Cowboys forgets to renew domain name

    LOL!!

    Seriously though, how did the Browns beat the Patriots last week?! Mangini knows Bilichick's secrets.
  23. [ubuntu] Re: Is getting rid of the Think Point virus with ubuntu possible?

    Just wanted to add, when using Malwarebytes Anti-Malware don't purchase the real-time scanner. It's not that great.
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    [kubuntu] Re: howto remove sudo

    Thanks cariboo907, psusi, & bodhi.zazen for the information.
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    [kubuntu] Re: howto remove sudo

    That applies to 10.04 too, right? I'm asking because you specifically mention running 10.10.
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