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    Can't tether with Ubuntu 14.04

    Hi everyone. I'm having the worst time getting my new phone to tether with my laptop. I bought a LG Leon from Metro PCS and have mobile WIFI and tethering as part of my plan. I brought it home and...
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    [ubuntu] Ccsm

    Hi everyone,
    I need help....lol I am trying to setup compiz settings manager to enable the cube on my desktop and getting nowhere. I have followed several sets of instructions and the problem...
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    Re: Funny sticking....

    Hiya,
    Actually taking your advise I have decided to go with 12.10. That's what I get for not doing any research before I set it up on my desktop. I guess my question now would be can I make...
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    Re: Funny sticking....

    Thanks for your help. I haven't changed anything, I'm a newbie. I do install every update it prompts me to, but I never really look at what it's installing. (it all looks greek to me) The first...
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    Re: Funny sticking....

    Sorry guys, two things I forgot to mention are that it does this on Firefox and Chrome both. And secondly that it does not do it if I am in text, as I am now writing this. Thanks again, I look...
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    Funny sticking....

    Hi guys, and girls. I'm sure this is going to be one of those "I should have known that" moments, but, about two months ago I installed Ubuntu Studio on my desktop that I use every day. I love it,...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Partition problems...

    I tried changing the bios and it comes up file system not recognized and goes into a grub recovery prompt. The storage on that drive is first on the drive, is that maybe why it doesn't pick up the...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Partition problems...

    Ok, I had to reinstall windows and now have windows on one drive, and Ubuntu on another, along with some windows storage. I ran Ubuntu as a live cd and sudo apt-install grub. It said it installed it...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Partition problems...

    Thank you very much everyone. I compressed and repartitioned my hdd. Then as suggested I unhooked my "windows" drive and installed Ubuntu, shut down, plugged c: back in and windows loaded up. I tried...
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    [SOLVED] Partition problems...

    Hi everyone. I am what you call a newbie, I guess anyone who has trouble getting it installed already has that label , huh? Anyway, I have two hdds. One is particularly small and contains windows....
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    [ubuntu] Re: Dial up problems

    Ok, I realize now that I need to download a new program to get my dial up to work, problem is I don't have Ubuntu online to download it. I'm running a dual boot with Windows XP that is online though....
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    [ubuntu] Dial up problems

    Hi all, I have been checking the forum and found alot of posts about setting up dial up but my problem seems to be a little different, I think. I have the dial up scenario set up in network, and...
  13. [ubuntu] Application for opening Google earth installer???????

    Hi all, I just tried to download Google earth and had a little bit of a problem. I downloaded the BIN file, but when I try to open it I get "there is no application for this file type". So I manually...
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    Wife wanting Windows back, Help please!!!

    Hello, I am really new to Ubuntu. I've ran Debian a time or two but never had the courage to not have windows on a dual boot. Now I've went and done it, I upgraded my system and now have Ubuntu. (It...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Can't install-black screen

    OK, the booting in safe graphics mode got me one step further. But now I get the desktop bacground, a pointer, then she locks up on me. No work from the hard drive, the light goes out and doesn't...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Can't install-black screen

    It's an EMachines t1840.
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    [ubuntu] Can't install-black screen

    I am trying to install Ubuntu on my desktop. I get the Ubuntu symbol and the status bar, then, once the status bar gets full the screen goes black and it never recovers. Any ideas?? Please help, I'm...
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