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  1. [SOLVED] Re: How do I start Skype and gXNeur automatically at startup?

    ruslan kim: Thanks for posting this question - I have been trying to set up some programs to automatically start up too!!

    newb85: MANY thanks for explaining the process is great detail. I`m ONE...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Dell Dimension 2400 won't boot from CD

    Ah! So near yet so far..! :)

    So, I am understanding that you have overcome the original problem with getting your CD to boot. You are stuck in between installation because it requests you to burn...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Dell Dimension 2400 won't boot from CD

    Ok! I found what I was looking for:

    See the "Changing the CD's Default Boot Options" section in the following link for various options
    https://help.ubuntu.com/community/BootOptions

    There is...
  4. [SOLVED] Re: Touchpad doesn't seem to operate as well as it did in Windows

    Awesome!
    Would you please mark this thread as "Solved" using the "Thread Options"?


    Thanks and have a good day!

    Ravi
  5. [SOLVED] Re: Touchpad doesn't seem to operate as well as it did in Windows

    I found this:
    http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1388164

    Hope this helps.

    Ravi
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    [ubuntu] Re: This will drive anyone crazy!

    Umm.. what exactly is happening when you initiate the installation from with in Windows XP?
    The installation reboots your computer and you are stuck at that F1 thing again??

    It seems more like...
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    [ubuntu] Re: This will drive anyone crazy!

    I recall reading another post here with a similar problem - The user did everything right but still couldn`t get Ubuntu to start installing from BIOS.
    He finally figured that there were some...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Grub Error at Install

    Since you are willing to wipe off your existing OS, I`d follow Peter09`s advice and let Ubuntu install using the entire disk.
    NOTE: I am assuming you are ok to get rid of your existing Windows OS...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Laptops with Ubuntu in India

    I have noticed that they are not advertised on Mainstream media and hence difficult to get.
    Depends on which place in India you are wanting to buy from... I lived in Chennai until a year ago and if...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Unable to install Linux

    Nice thought, muteXe!
    Saagar, I would try muteXe`s idea first - how about you "Try Ubuntu" from within your Windows XP first?

    Let us know if it works and/or you see the "Install Ubuntu" prompt...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Unable to install Linux

    Oh yeaa! TeoBigusGeekus is right...
    If you are planning on installing from a Pen Drive, dont just copy the ISO image on to the pen drive and expect it to boot from it... you need to convert it to a...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Control time to hibernation?

    Hello!
    I am sure so many others share the same opinion about systems going into Hibernation... however, on Ubuntu`s part, it is understandable that they give a default idle time before saving some...
  13. Re: Please change the default background in Ubuntu 12.04

    RobikShrestha,
    The developers have already considered that idea..Months ago!
    http://www.flickr.com/groups/1860176@N24/pool/with/6261409788/

    Check the link above on Flickr.com. Until about 2...
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    [SOLVED] Re: LibreOffice Writer question

    NICE!
    Thats a pretty handy feature as well...

    Thanks a lot again!
  15. [ubuntu] Re: complete newbie and tearing hair out trying to boot up system

    Just elaborating on "Gone Fishing"s plan:

    Step 1: Download the Ubuntu ISO file from http://ftp-mirror.internap.com/pub/ubuntu-releases//precise/

    Step 2: Create a 'bootable' Pen drive using...
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    [SOLVED] Re: LibreOffice Writer question

    The "Print Screen" key was only doing a FULL screenshot.
    I wanted a function that helps me select only that part of the screen I wanted - instead of the full screen.

    The issue is now resolved -...
  17. [SOLVED] Re: How to set autostart applications for non sudo users

    Someone wrote a review on Software Center that gufw hasn`t worked on Ubuntu versions prior to 11.04!

    Perhaps you should try another program?
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    [SOLVED] Re: LibreOffice Writer question

    oh Crap... !
    Completely missed it... :) Found it now... thanks!!
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    [SOLVED] LibreOffice Writer question

    Not sure if this question belongs here... but any help you can offer is truly appreciated:

    Needing help with creating screenshots in a document:
    I am creating documents using LibreOffice Writer...
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    [SOLVED] Re: installing ubuntu from a usb ...not working!

    I recall I had the same problem once or twice and was guessing I did something wrong.

    In addition to the ideas that other users provided here, how about
    - Using a different USB slot with each...
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    Re: How many of you completely switched to Linux?

    ME!
    I dumped Windows completely - Win 7 ditched me by failing to recover from a backup. That is when I decided I have had enough, even after 'paying' for the OS!

    I gave 11.10 another try......
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