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    [SOLVED] Re: Ubuntu 12.04 Wifi Drivers

    Thank you VERY MUCH! This fix is as 'slick as goose grease'.
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    [SOLVED] Re: Ubuntu 12.04 Wifi Drivers

    I hate being dumb, although I am good at it. But when I follow the link to get the base code to change:

    Now go here and download compat-wireless-2.6.tar.bz2 to your desktop....
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    [all variants] Re: Simple LightDM does not update

    Sorry for being dumb... but here's what worked for me. In terminal place the following command

    sudo apt-get -o Dpkg::Options::="--force-confnew" install --reinstall lightdm

    Reboot the system...
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    [all variants] Simple LightDM does not update

    I have three different variants of Ubuntu 11.10 (Lubuntu, Xubuntu & Unity) installed. When i attempt to use SimpleLightDM to change my login screens I get a message indicating success. When I...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Asus K52 / Asus A52

    Looks like the Skype webcam uspide down image problem and dead wireless after suspend problems are now back on the scene with 11.10.

    Skype upside down video fixed via (terminal commands):
    • sudo...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Ath9k Crippling Wireless Issue

    Here is a solution that I found on the Arch site. It works for me... no warranty is expressed or implied. ):P

    ath9k Network Fix (from suspend)

    Create a custom script inside /etc/pm/sleep.d...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Asus K52 / Asus A52

    I have been working for at least a month on 11.10 with few hardware related problems. A couple special Fn keys don't work but that's about it.
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    Desktop Font Color

    Does anyone out there know how to effectively alter the color of the desktop font in 11.10? Gnome-tweak-tool does not allow for it and gconf & dconf do not seem to offer an easily identified place...
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    Re: Marlin as a default?

    btw. Marlin works fine as an add-on file manager. It is blazingly fast... The planned release of ElementaryOS built on 12.04 is still likely a way into the future. :popcorn:I'd like to use it and...
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    Marlin as a default?

    I would like to attempt to use Marlin as the default file manager in 11.10. Has anyone tried making it the default? If so, how does one go about doing it?
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    [SOLVED] Missing from Nautilus Menus

    Somehow UbuntuOne has gone missing from my Nautilus Menu (on 11.10). Any ideas what I need to do to get it back?
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    Power icon (Battery icon)

    For the past week or so, I seem to have this ugly power (battery) icon on my top right menu bar. Very rarely will I actually see the icon that is supposed to be there from my icon theme. Changing...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Asus K52 / Asus A52

    I am now running 11.10 with 0 problems in sound or camera... skype or no skype. Just a thought.
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    [SOLVED] Re: 11.10 Unity Lens problem

    Thank you. Somehow my Lenses were not installed or were automagically uninstalled. Anyway a reinstall did the trick.
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    [SOLVED] 11.10 Unity Lens problem

    Seems that my Unity Lens (11.10) no longer functions correctly. All I get is what looks like Compiz crashes or system hangups when I select any active lens object. Also I no longer have the three(?)...
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    [xubuntu] greybird mods

    For those who are using greybird on Xubuntu, here are my gtk-2.0 mods to clean up the desktop, remove the icon text label backgrounds and tighten up the layout to fit better on a netbook. Create or...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Xubuntu or Lubuntu More Lightweight?

    Having run both for about a week each... I have settled on Xubuntu. It is more elegant, complete and user-friendly for my uses. I have run both on an Atom processor, eeePC netbook without...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Asus K52 / Asus A52

    I've tried the fix in 366 and still suspend gets hung (more often than not). I'm runnung an Asus k52f 64 bit with Natty 64 bit and Unity. I am running a new kernel 2.6.39-0 generic (perhaps that is...
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    [ubuntu] Re: boot fails on clean install for 11.04

    My problem was 'simply' that I had left an sd card in my laptop and the install failure was simply the system attempting to write to that device rather than my HDD. :(
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    [ubuntu] Re: boot fails on clean install for 11.04

    Same for me when attempting 11.04 64 bit...
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    Re: Natty WIndows Maximize

    Where would I find the file PluginAdapter.cpp precisely? I'd like to attempt using other variables; the 75% limitation makes netbook screens a real problem.
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    Natty WIndows Maximize

    I have been trying to figure out how to stop my windows for FF4, evolution and Ubuntu Tweak from maximizing on every open. I am using Natty beta 2 and this function seems to happen on both of my...
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    [ubuntu] Browsers always spring to maximized

    I am running beta 2 of Natty. For some strange reason no matter what I have tried I am still unable to figure out how to get a web browser to open in a non-minimzed state (on its 2nd plus opening) I...
  24. Re: Setting Thunderbird as Default in Natty Beta

    Yes you may now select T'bird as the default email... it just doesn't do anything. e.g. if you access Systems Settings and then email... you get evolution settings. :confused:
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    [ubuntu] Re: Asus K52 / Asus A52

    I am using beta 1 (11.04) and everything seems to work (out of the box!!!), webcam, mic, and most special keys (Fn)--:) the only one that does not work out of the box is the track pad on-off Fn...
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