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    Re: fetch cdrom error

    That box on the bottom that says Installable from CD-ROM/DVD is grayed out but going to the tab "Other Software" there is an item with a checked checkbox titled "Cdrom with Ubuntu 11.04 'Natty...
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    fetch cdrom error

    I'm not sure what this is telling me. Is this telling me that my cd rom isn't supported on my laptop?


    I installed 11.04 64bit via the Windows installer and just a few days ago I upgraded to...
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    Re: Windows app compatible distro?

    I'm going to try out wine first because it's free but more importantly photoshop cs5 has a gold rating. photohop on crossfire has a bronze rating.

    I'll give it a try if wine becomes a pain.
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    Re: Windows app compatible distro?

    I didn't know about Wine. I'll have to see how the performance is.

    A virtual machine isn't really an option because it just runs like a dog compared to running on the machine natively.

    I'm...
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    Windows app compatible distro?

    I think this is the best spot to post this... I was wondering if there's a Linux distribution that has the ability to run Windows software like Xandros minus the $100 I'd have to spend on something I...
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    Re: Anyone from Binghamton?

    I work in Ithaca and live in Pitcher...20 miles east of Cortland.

    I'm new-ish to the Linux experience. I had to build a web server via command line at work so I've learned a little bit about Linux...
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    Re: Avatars For You All.

    Just wanted to say thanks for the polished avatar selection.
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    Re: Weird display

    The best that I seem to be able to do is to make Ubuntu believe that both monitors are one display by leaving the Configuration option on TwinView.

    When I had that set before, when I first...
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    Re: Weird display

    That's an avenue I didn't think of. I'll see what I can find out there. If I can't find anything I'll contact the authors of some of the videos to see what issues they ran into and what they suggest....
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    Re: Weird display

    Thanks blackmail.

    My biggest problem with my current issues I'm having is that I don't know what I'm looking for. So I'm not sure where to begin. We'll see what happens.

    If I find a solution...
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    Re: Weird display

    Okay, I've sort of solved it.

    Here's what I did.
    - uninstalled/reinstalled ubuntu
    - installed nvidia display drivers
    - clicked x server display configuration and made my changes to dual...
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    Weird display

    I don't think that this pertains is fixed by the graphics sticky because I can log in to the system.... so here's the story.

    - I installed ubuntu 11.04 64 bit via the windows installer.
    - changed...
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