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    [xubuntu] Re: Installing Xubuntu 14.04 on a new laptop

    I got it. Thanks
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    [xubuntu] Re: Installing Xubuntu 14.04 on a new laptop

    Thanks for the quick reply. An additional drive would have been better but at the moment it's not an option. I also read about UEFI but never used one - my desktop is 32bit. Looking forward to the...
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    [xubuntu] Installing Xubuntu 14.04 on a new laptop

    I just bought an Acer 14" laptop with an Intel 64bit processor, 4GB RAM and lots of space. It came with Windows 8.1 but there is no end to the malware and adware popping up regardless of the multiple...
  4. [SOLVED] Re: How many installs are there of kernel 3.13.0.46

    Many thanks for both replies. and yes it was version 3.13.0-46.75. Mystery solved, I can go to sleep now. :)
  5. [SOLVED] How many installs are there of kernel 3.13.0.46

    Today, Xubuntu 14.04 software update installed the same kernel 3.13.0.46 for the third time. The first time it was five days ago, the second time it was two days ago and again today? Is there...
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    [ubuntu] Ubuntu 12.04 language package problems

    Installed Ubuntu 12.04 in French on a desktop in a community hall (a highly recommended and the safest OS for older people who know everything and visit every website which should not be), but then I...
  7. [ubuntu] Re: Broken NTFS partition - Windows doesn't boot up

    The message indicates that you might be running a RAID software???

    First, try to analyse and possibly correct the disk access problem from Ubuntu using Gparted. That won't correct the boot...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Apport file is corrupted, will not upload

    ibjsb4, thanks for your reply. I have no problems aside from a series of failed apport crash reports - all dealing with lightdm or GTK. I also feel the same way about apport and prefer your judgement...
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    [SOLVED] Apport file is corrupted, will not upload

    Apport generated a GTK error report on login but could not forward it because the file is corrupt. I checked the /var/crash folder and there was the corrupt file as well as two previous attempts by...
  10. [xubuntu] Re: Monitor shuts down after 15 minutes in spite of .....

    @fantab thanks for the suggestions: I reactivated both in the 'Session and Startup' and rebooted. The power manager is set to 'Never' but Light-locker just flashes by and shuts down even after...
  11. [xubuntu] Monitor shuts down after 15 minutes in spite of .....

    Using Xubuntu 14.04, my LG LED monitor shuts down after 15 minutes if idling, in spite of both the light locker and the power manager are disabled. The monitor's power saving mode is also disabled....
  12. [SOLVED] Re: How to modify a theme without the Theme Configurator?

    I looked into gtkrc, and my question is which version of GTK is Xubuntu using for the color management? I also noticed that GTK-3 is based on .css. Very interesting and thanks again for introducing...
  13. [SOLVED] Re: How to modify a theme without the Theme Configurator?

    Thanks to you both. I will try both because I am curious and want to control my workspace.
  14. [SOLVED] Re: How to modify a theme without the Theme Configurator?

    Dennis N, thanks for the reply. You confirmed my suspicions and I am doing exactly as you recommended.
  15. [SOLVED] How to modify a theme without the Theme Configurator?

    I am using the Greybird theme and the Humanity-dark icon theme. This scheme allows me to set the desktop icon captions to white with a transparent background. A change with the Theme Configurator...
  16. [SOLVED] Re: Boot process disables the monitor on Ubuntu 12.04

    Many thanks for you invaluable info. Your first post's instructions worked like a charm - for about an hour and then it died again. As I suspected, the hard disk "wobbles" and it must be replaced,...
  17. [SOLVED] Re: Boot process disables the monitor on Ubuntu 12.04

    oldfred, thanks for your help. I have the boot-repair on disk as well as installed on the machine. Earlier today, I used the boot-repair disk in advanced mode, just as you recommended above and...
  18. [SOLVED] Boot process disables the monitor on Ubuntu 12.04

    At a community center for seniors, I installed Ubuntu 12.04 on an older IBM computer and it worked fine for the past year. Recently the monitor began to blank out intermittently after boot and now it...
  19. [SOLVED] Re: Nvidia Geforce GT 620: Changing screen resolution using the nouveau driver?

    coldcritter64, my gratitude. It works perfectly well on login. I always knew that Aussies are special.
  20. [SOLVED] Re: Nvidia Geforce GT 620: Changing screen resolution using the nouveau driver?

    carlwsnyder, many thanks for your help. Unfortunately, I made such a mess of the Nvidia installations (three NVidia drivers were recognized) and I could not remove any of them. In the process of...
  21. [SOLVED] Re: Changing screen resolution using the nouveau driver?

    The contradicton exists in the original EDID, and I will re-edit an original copy to try to eliminate the issue. I became aware of the two different drivers, after I posted the Xorg.0.log and then I...
  22. [SOLVED] Re: Changing screen resolution using the nouveau driver?

    Thanks for the reply. Unfortunately, this was my very first attempt months ago. It failed with each of many attemps and I don't have the old error messages. But then, I was using an Nvidia driver.
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  23. [SOLVED] Re: Changing screen resolution using the nouveau driver?

    The short answer is no. However, when using the Nvidia driver, I created a custom EDID with the Phoenix EDID editor in Windows and this worked fine until Wine crashed my video and couldn't repair the...
  24. [SOLVED] Nvidia Geforce GT 620: Changing screen resolution using the nouveau driver?

    I am using Xubuntu 14.04 with an Nvidia Geforce GT 620 video card, and after repeated and unending problems with Nvidia drivers I swiched to using the "nouveau" driver. It work fine but I would like...
  25. [xubuntu] Re: Boot-repair is no longer available for download?

    The originals were installed by the software installation process. However I just found an excellent source at http://repogen.simplylinux.ch/.
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