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  1. [ubuntu] Re: HP 2540 deskjet: Unable to set up wireless printing-- Resolved

    I finally got it to work. I plugged the USB cable back in and the printer rked. I went to settings and there was an option to set up wireless printing. I don't believe it was there before. Anyway, I...
  2. [ubuntu] Re: HP 2540 deskjet: Unable to set up wireless printing

    Additionally, running the hp doctor just tells me that either the machine isn't powered on or fails to communicate. Turn on printer and re-run. So I turn it off and turn it back on and run the...
  3. [ubuntu] Re: HP 2540 deskjet: Unable to set up wireless printing

    I've been trying to figure this thing out. Am I correct in thinking that this connection info (hp:/usb/deskjet_2540_series?serial=CN3992DM2J0604) indicates that my configuration is for a usb...
  4. [ubuntu] Re: HP 2540 deskjet: Unable to set up wireless printing

    I was able to get the printer installed following the instructions I found in another posting. However, now I keep getting a device communication error (5012). Any suggestions?
  5. [ubuntu] HP 2540 deskjet: Unable to set up wireless printing

    I have an old 2.1 macbook running Ubuntu 13.10. I bought a HP 2540 deskjet all in one. I was able to set it up on my newer Macbook running Mavericks but haven't been able to set it up on the Linux...
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    [ubuntu] Google hangout plugin

    I tried to install the Google hangout plugin and keep getting an error message from the software center telling me the software does not exist. I'm thinking it's because I've got Ubuntu installed on...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Samba & Python issues: bug

    It's been suggested to me that I should report this as a bug but I'm unsure how to do so. Can someone tell me how to do that? Thanks!!
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    [ubuntu] Samba & Python issues

    Hello everyone. I've been trying to set it up where I can access shares on my 2.1 running Ubuntu 11.x from my Macbook 7.1. I was advised to set up a samba username and password via the terminal but...
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    [ubuntu] Update manager malfunction

    I'm having issues with the update manager. When I try to update I get the following:

    Failed to download package files
    Check your Internet connection

    Strangely enough, I'm connected to the...
  10. Thread: Flash 11 issue

    by clenny
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    [ubuntu] Re: Flash 11 issue

    Thanks, I got it to work now. As it turns out, I had to copy the plugin over to the mozilla plugins folder.
  11. Thread: Flash 11 issue

    by clenny
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    [ubuntu] Re: Flash 11 issue

    You're right. When I use Chrome I have no problem viewing the videos. I downloaded the plugin to which you provided a link but so far no luck getting the videos to work. Is there a command line...
  12. Thread: Flash 11 issue

    by clenny
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    [ubuntu] Flash 11 issue

    Whenever I go to a site that uses flash videos I just have a black square or rectangle where the video should be. Originally, I saw that that I needed to upgrade to Flash 11, which I did. The...
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    [ubuntu] How to print to LAN printer

    Hello. I have a home LAN set up. It's composed of the following:

    Macbook 2.1 running Ubuntu 11.10
    Macbook 7.1 running Lion
    Dell Desktop running Windows XP
    Lenovo Thinkpad running Windows 7...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Unable to install apps on 11.04

    Thank you sander17. That worked. I like using Linux. I wish I knew more about how to troubleshoot it rather than learn by trial and error like this. We'll keep after it and see what develops.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Unable to install apps on 11.04

    I ran both commands. When I ran the second one I got this:


    sudo dpkg --purge --force-all isight-firmware-tools
    [sudo] password for victor:
    dpkg: warning: overriding problem because --force...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Unable to install apps on 11.04

    This is what I got when I typed in the first command:


    sudo dpkg reconfigure -a
    dpkg: error: need an action option

    Type dpkg --help for help about installing and deinstalling packages ;...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Unable to install apps on 11.04

    I ran the code you gave me in the Terminal and got an interesting result. Before I try reinstalling like it suggests I wanted to get your input.


    sudo apt-get --purge remove isight-firmware-tools...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Unable to install apps on 11.04

    Here is the output after running apt-get upgrade. Thanks for taking a look.

    [CODE]Reading package lists... Done
    Building dependency tree
    Reading state information... Done
    The following...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Unable to install apps on 11.04

    I'm unsure of the errors put here is the terminal output:

    Ign http://extras.ubuntu.com natty InRelease
    Ign http://archive.canonical.com natty InRelease
    Ign...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Unable to install apps on 11.04

    I tried it but it doesn't seem to have worked. Is there anything else I should try?

    I didn't really answer your question. The only errors I saw in the terminal were inreference to iSight tools...
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    [ubuntu] Unable to install apps on 11.04

    I've upgraded to 11.04 and now I can't add any apps through Ubuntu Software Center. I select an app and then click Install. After that, I get this:

    An unhandable error occured
    There seems to be a...
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    [ubuntu] Re: isight tools error on install

    I guess that's that then. Until someone comes up with a workaround....

    Today, an iSight tools package appeared in my update list but I was unable to download and install it. Perhaps for the...
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    [ubuntu] isight tools error on install

    Hello everyone. I recently installed Ubuntu 10.04 on a Macbook 7.1 and was able to get everything to work except for the isight camera. I visited a lot of forums and tried a number of fixes but...
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