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    [lubuntu] Re: Lubuntu no sound

    [ SOLVED ] By experimenting at length with sound configuration panel .
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    [lubuntu] Re: Lubuntu no sound

    Update , I have now downloaded additional drivers and my sound card has been recognized , also when I go on pulse audio mixer and adjust the volume slider I get a popping noise in the speakers that...
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    [lubuntu] Lubuntu no sound

    I have Lubuntu 12.04 and Ubuntu 12.04 dual boot on my laptop and although the sound works perfectly on the latter , I get nothing with Lubuntu . As Lubuntu seems to load and run faster, and the...
  4. [ubuntu] Re: Headphone sound only since 12.04 upgrade

    I have tried all these suggestions ,and according to alsamixer and pavucontrol the speakers are working ,but still no sound . So , have bought a mini plug in speaker to connect to the headphone...
  5. [ubuntu] Re: Headphone sound only since 12.04 upgrade

    Thanks very much , I will give both ideas a try .
  6. [ubuntu] Headphone sound only since 12.04 upgrade

    Since upgrading my laptop to Precise 12.04 , I can only get sound on my headphone socket despite the output being set to internal speakers . I have tried all the usual things and can only assume it...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Ubuntu run inside Windows

    Many thanks to the forum members for their informative replies .
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    [ubuntu] Re: Ubuntu run inside Windows

    Perhaps I didn't make myself clear , on the installation CD it has the option of running Ubuntu actually within Windows XP just like any other program , so wondered if any viruses harmless to linux...
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    [ubuntu] Ubuntu run inside Windows

    Just wondered if anyone has any experinces to share regarding running Ubuntu inside Windows XP ? In particular , what are the chances of virus migration ? There doesn't seem to be a separate...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Make floppy disk grub/bootloader

    Hi , I tried this then booted from the FDD and got "welcome to grub" then error "invalid arch" , then "grub rescue" Now for some reason my floppy drive has become read only. Apart from this...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Make floppy disk grub/bootloader

    Many thanks plucky , I will give this a try . Yes my old laptop has a floppy drive , but only usb 1 ports , I may have to raid my piggy bank and get a new one ! Thanks again.
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    [ubuntu] Make floppy disk grub/bootloader

    The CD drive on my old laptop has failed and it wont boot from USB , so I was wondering if it is possible to make a boot disk floppy for emergencies. Am using Ubuntu 11.10 . Is it possible to use a...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Natty Show menu at boot

    Thank you very much , what would I do without without this forum ?
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    [SOLVED] Natty Show menu at boot

    I have just downloaded the latest system update for Natty and now have a problem , so just wondered how I get a boot menu , if that's the right wording , at start up , so I can revert to the previous...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Update manager problem

    That did the trick ! Brilliant ! Many thanks , I think ( hope ) I have clicked on the correct key to mark this solved .
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    [SOLVED] Re: Update manager problem

    P.S. I don't know where the " smiley " came from , it's not on the original .
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    [SOLVED] Update manager problem

    I have started getting this error message when I run update manager ,
    Could not initialise the package information

    An unresolvable problem occurred while initialising the package information.
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    Re: Chrome v. Chromium

    Thanks for the links , I now have a clearer understanding of the two . I tried to install Chrome but it hung up half way through each time so tried Chromium which installed no problem . Not sure I...
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    Chrome v. Chromium

    Would anyone please be kind enough to tell me exactly what is the difference between Chrome and Chromium web browsers ? Also does the "Incognito" function work as even though I have all the history ...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Clpimarks whereditgo ?

    Thanks for the suggestions , but I think I'll wait for Clipmarks to catch up with Firefox 4 .
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    [ubuntu] Clpimarks whereditgo ?

    Since updating to Firefox 4 with Ubuntu 10.10 I seem to have lost Clipmarks which I use quite a lot . The nearest alternative seems to be Memonic but I've got used to Clipmarks . Anybody know where -...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Evolution Show Days Change

    It would appear from lack of response that this is fixed at five days. Perhaps the next reincarnation of Evolution will include this tweek .
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    [ubuntu] Evolution Show Days Change

    I have Evolution set to show last five days mail , just wondering if it is possible to change this to say fourteen days or last month perhaps ?
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    [lubuntu] Re: ATI raedon card 800x600 only

    Many thanks for your suggestions gentlemen , as I suspected , and confirmed by some of you , changing the drivers is not within my capabilities . I am not using a "monitor" as such , I am using a TV...
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    [lubuntu] ATI raedon card 800x600 only

    My ATI raedon 9250 card seems to only work in 800x600 format. When I click on ATI Catalyst to change the screen size I'm told the driver isn't installed. I've looked in restricted drivers and not...
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