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    [SOLVED] Re: extremely slow boot

    I am testing the latest update of Ubuntu (actually it is Edubuntu 10.04) and now I do not have any problem. So I hope when the new version releases on April 29, most problems with beta versions will...
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    [SOLVED] Re: extremely slow boot

    I have the same problem trying to help a friend switching from Windows to Ubuntu - it is a Toshiba Harman/Kardon laptop. Well, I should not have installed the Beta 1 in the first place - got to wait...
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    Re: Ubuntu 10.04/VirtualBox no USB

    I had similar problem with Linux Mint 8 (a variation of Ubuntu) on a HP computer. I solved the problem by UNcheck the "Enable USB 2.0 (EHCI) Controller" in the VirtualBox settings for USB. It worked...
  4. Re: Tips to customize 10.04 (Lucid Lynx) Ambient theme

    Indeed, colon, that was what I missed! Now it is working!! Thank you so much!!!
  5. Re: Tips to customize 10.04 (Lucid Lynx) Ambient theme

    How to move the "maximize, minimize, close" buttons to the right?
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    [all variants] Re: Smart CD Burner

    So no one knows or there is no such a program that runs in Linux environment? What about a paid program?
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    [all variants] Smart CD Burner

    I am looking for a good CD burner that is smart enough to decide how many CDs needed to burn 50 or 100 mp3 files in the traditional audio CD format.

    Windows Media Player (WMP) works right from the...
  8. Re: Alpha 1 - Black Screen, even on CD Test!

    Yours sounds like an issue with the NVIDIA driver. You need to follow my step-by-step instructions to install EnvyNG before going to the normal installation process:
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    [ubuntu] Re: everything CRASHED

    If it was simply a NVIDIA driver issue, you do not need to download 9.04 - 9.10 is OK to install just you have to boot to the Recovery mode first to install EnvyNG and then run the rest of the...
  10. Poll: Re: How many Computers do you have and what OS is on each one ?

    Desktop 1 (HP): Ubuntu Studio 9.10

    Desktop 2 (Compaq): Ubuntu 9.10 with Windows XP installed inside via VirtualBox (for my wife to use Simply Accounting for Windows)

    Desktop 3 (no name):...
  11. [ubuntu] Re: Problem sharing between ubuntu and XP MCE

    I can confirm this is indeed a problem after I upgraded all our computers from 9.04 to 9.10 - if someone knows the root of the problems, much appreciated.
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    [ubuntu] Re: cannot boot ubuntu 9.10 black screen

    It more sounds like a display problem, check my post here and find the way to install the proper NVIDIA driver at the command line:

    http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?p=8575698#post8575698
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    [SOLVED] Re: Absolute beginers, right?

    Two routes to go...

    (1) Back up all the data you need and choose to erase and use entire disk. Then install Windows XP or Vista inside Ubuntu via VirtualBox.

    As a beginner, you do not have full...
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    [ubuntu] Re: everything CRASHED

    OK, found it. The solution was posted here:

    http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?p=8448809

    but for you as someone new to Ubuntu, I show all the processes step by step below...

    (1) Boot...
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    [ubuntu] Re: everything CRASHED

    Do not panic, it was an known issue with HP and some of the Compaq computers. Basically, you need to install NVIDIA drivers before installing Ubuntu.

    What you saw was simply that you were running...
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    Re: How many of you completely switched to Linux?

    I have! However, since my wife has to run Simply Accounting for Windows, I install Windows inside Ubuntu via VirtualBox just for that on desktop computers at work and home.
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    [ubuntu] Re: ok need serious help...

    I would install wicd via Synaptic first and then reboot - in just two minutes you will know if it works for you. The wicd will remove NM so make sure you have wired connection before doing it.
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  18. [ubuntu] Re: Ubuntu 9.10 can't Detect My Wirless Network

    Yes, if the needed drivers are installed, then simply installing wicd to replace NM will solve the problem instantly. I am running Linux (one is Kubuntu and the other Linux Mint) on two...
  19. [ubuntu] Re: ubuntu 9.10 & eeepc 1001ha - wireless fix anyone? :)

    Once you get NM working, if it fails later on, I would recommend that you replace by installing wicd via Synaptic. For some reasons, NM does not work for wifi wireless all the time.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Wireless Intel 3945abg Help

    blackienl is right - just install wicd to replace NM.

    If you are not comfortable with the command line install, open Synaptic and search for wicd to install it. The install will remove NM and...
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    Poll: Re: Fully functioning linux laptop?

    I am running Kubuntu 9.10 on Acer 3620 laptop and Linex Mint (based on Ubuntu but looks like Windows in appearance and functionalities) on a brand new Gateway NV54 laptop. Everything is OK except for...
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    [all variants] Re: Acer AspieOne WIFI issues (9.10)

    Hmmm... never had this problem. I usually had the problem the other way around - I clean installed or upgraded Ubuntu and then found the Gnome Network Manger (NM) not working for wireless...
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    Re: HOWTO: Restore GRUB (if your MBR is messed up)

    Pelsia, I highly recommend that you install Windows (or whatever OS) INSIDE Ubuntu via VirtualBox. The advantages of doing this are numerous. One good thing is, you do not have to shut down Ubuntu to...
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    Re: Ubuntu cannot compete with OS X or Windows 7

    Wow, this thread is too long to go through all the postings! I have to say something that is critical - forgive me if someone has already said it above.

    The one and only thing that makes me...
  25. [ubuntu] Re: Enable wireless greyed out in Network Manager

    Install WICD in to replace Network Manager - WICD is definitely better if you have problem with the latter.
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