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  1. Re: How to install the Canon Pixma iP1500 printer the easy way

    Hey, welcome aboard! :D

    This is definitely the best forum on the net, as far as I've seen, anyway. The one thing I really missed when I switched to using Debian Etch was coming to UF.org every...
  2. Re: How to install the Canon Pixma iP1500 printer the easy way

    This is a great tutorial. I have this printer and went crazy trying to get it to work before finding these instructions somewhere else (forget where... although I think it might have been on this...
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    Re: this is a joke right?

    Apologies if I'm wrong, but sounds to me like the original poster is trying to troll. Best not to feed him. :)
  4. Thread: help!!

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    Re: help!!

    You'll find that this site - UbuntuGuide - will be very helpful in showing you how to install almost anything and get your system running as you'd like it.

    The link I provided is for Edgy. If...
  5. Thread: help!!

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    Re: help!!

    Do you have an nvidia or ati video card?

    You'll find that you get a better response to your questions if you use a subject line that is more detailed than "Help". A subject line like "Low FPS in...
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    Re: Where does your email come from?

    Not any more...
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    Re: Where does your email come from?

    Gmail's great. And you don't even have to log into the website (except for the first time to turn POP access on)!
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    Re: the future of the linux desktop

    My mother and my wife both use Ubuntu. My wife had never used computers before we got married, so it still shocks me that she knows to open up a terminal window and type "mogrify -resize 500x500...
  9. Re: 10 coolest things you can do w/ your computer??

    I usually just download torrents of my favorite TV shows (don't worry, I pay for satellite TV that I don't use), but this link is AWESOME.

    I just clicked on Doctor Who (I just got into it - best....
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    Re: Issues with Linux (Please comment)

    A heck of a lot of linux development is done by small communities of hobbyists or individuals, not "linux companies". They work independently on whichever area they are interested in. It's not like...
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    Re: FlightGear How do I load other planes?

    I think you can do it via the command line... flightgear's got a good site with a lot of documentation, you'll be able to find it there.

    EDIT: Here are some command line options you can use.
    ...
  12. Re: 10 coolest things you can do w/ your computer??

    In no particular order...

    - set up and run a webserver
    - myth tv
    - make a router
    - waste way too much time on Ubuntu Forums
    - make a bunch of partitions on your hard drive and try out new...
  13. Re: You spend much time using a computer but do you know the PROPER computer ergonomi

    Pretentious? I don't know about that. I can't imagine how somebody would be able to type at 90 words per minute with two fingers... :) Although it would be pretty mind blowing to see!
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    Re: Mouse gestures in Thunar!!

    Maybe I'm just afraid of new things, but I've always turned off mouse gestures every time I had the option. I've never given it a shot. With so many of you so interested in mouse gestures, I now...
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    Re: Can the slow speed of SDL be fixed?

    You aren't going to bump this every 45 minutes are you? Why don't you wait a couple days and see what happens?
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    Poll: Re: ubuntuforums.org is not helpful?

    The 3500 other people who are on this forum right now probably disagree with you, as would the nearly 270,000 members. People wouldn't come here if it wasn't useful.

    How come you only mentioned...
  17. Re: English project on..you guessed it....LINUX

    1. Why Linux?
    I wasn't happy with Windows. Oh, and I've got an old computer (AMD 1200 with 768 RAM) that runs so well with linux that I feel absolutely no need to upgrade!

    2. How did you first...
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    Re: help me choose a desktop

    I'd go Mac over PC anyday. Although I'm using a PC with Ubuntu to write this... :)
  19. Re: How many of you Stumble? Post your account!

    Oh, you guys are no fun! :D
  20. Re: How many of you Stumble? Post your account!

    Hey, I just started with StumbleUpon today. Great little extension!

    http://davedotcom.stumbleupon.com
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    Re: The betas are out!

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  22. Re: HOWTO: Install Ekiga with voipcheap account

    Ekiga works fine in 6.10.

    And just as an update to this thread, the betamax voip sites (voipdiscount.com, voipbuster.com, etc) don't have a time limit anymore. You need to put 10 euros into...
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    Re: New IceWM Theme- IceOSX

    This is a bit of a late reply, but I just stumbled upon this new theme and really like it! I still can't quite get gnome out of my system, but between this theme and icebuntu, I could definitely get...
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    Re: Ghost Recon Advanced Warfighter & wine

    You're surprised that Wine won't run Advanced Warfighter? I'm surprised that you got to the menu! :)
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    Re: Free CD's from ShipIt

    I recently got a couple of the coolest stickers in the world... "My other computer is a Cray". :D
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