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    [ubuntu] web camera not found at start up

    Hi , having a problem getting my web camera recognised at start up. when i boot my machine and run , cheese or skype no camera , if i unplug it and plug it back in it works fine . Till i shut down...
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    [ubuntu] device id error ??

    Hi ,skype finds and uses my web camera fine ,when i go to "camorama" i get "could not connect to device /dev/video0".In skype the device is shown as /dev/video1.Now how would i go about pointing...
  3. [ubuntu] Re: Google Earth installs fine but crashes instantly upon launch

    Hi if anyone is interested in my solution to this ,here it is
    Quickly close the useful tips box goto-tools options-general and untick show tips at startup. end of problem . Not an expert but i...
  4. [ubuntu] copy firefox bookmarks to new install

    Hi all just loaded 10.04 to second hard drive and was wondering if i can copy my bookmarks to the new disk .If so where would they go please
    any assistance gratefully received
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    [SOLVED] Jaunty freezes after loading

    Help needed (solved)
    desktop with asus M2N-E sli
    M/B onboard sound,
    onboard nvidia graphics
    1gig ram
    running jaunty
    having just done a fresh install due to tinkering , i now have the...
  6. [ubuntu] Re: Wiping everything and putting in a new hard drive

    Well you could start by , going here " http://www.ubuntu.com/GetUbuntu/download " and download a copy to install and give it a try. cant see why you wouldnt like it . if you dont you can always try...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Places menu problems( SOLVED)

    well just thanks to "HiImTye" the terminal showed me the reason and the answer , some how i had uninstalled nautilus by mistake . Just needed to reinstall to fix the problem. thanks guys
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    [ubuntu] Re: Places menu problems

    thanks for replies guys but "liolikas " not up for deleting anything just yet and "purple " the right click just gets me to the same error
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    [ubuntu] Places menu problems

    (SOLVED) Hi I' have problem (well a few that are probably related)after trying to get bluetooth to work on my box , without success . i uninstalled the packages i had install. Now some items i.e...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Nokia PC suite alternative

    Well guys , you could go back to hardy (where my nokia connected fine via bluetooth and usb) till a fix is found,just a thought
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    [ubuntu] Re: USB Devices won't automount

    Hi djcrash1981, https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/linux/+bug/300394
    this could be the answer (not the cure ) to your problem . Sorry i can't tell you it's being worked on as i don't know (i...
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    [ubuntu] Re: nokia 3110 file transfer

    hi Jelengora,it seems from a lot of hunting , that there is a driver problem in intrepid and jaunty with regard to most nokia phones . This may not help you but at least you will know there is a...
  13. [ubuntu] Re: installed new app not in applications

    thanks Lowsky worked a treat . the learning never stops
  14. [ubuntu] [SOLVED] installed new app not in applications

    Hi all , as the title says , i recently install a new app (krecipes) but it wasn't installed into the Applications list . Is there a way of putting it in to the list or do i have to always start it...
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    [ubuntu] change login name

    hi just wondered if it's possible to change my login name
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    [ubuntu] copy /home to flashdrive

    Hi , i would like to move my home partition (running gutsy)to a new machine (running hardy)and was wondering if i can transfer it to a flash drive and then copy it to a new drive . how would i...
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    [ubuntu] Re: begginers guide to networks

    thanks for the reply , but that just didn't help me much , as i am totally new to this . if you're in a position to help me out then here is where i'm upto . i have 3 machines connected to a router...
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    [ubuntu] begginers guide to networks

    hi , could anyone point me to a guide/help to networks , i'm trying to set up
    my 3 machines so that they can share and exchange files etc. any help appreciated
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    [ubuntu] Re: media player to handle satellite tv

    yeh , i have a dvb-s card that captures the signal i'm just looking for a player to go with it .I looked at mythtv but as i said all i'm looking for is a simple player that can handle the signal
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    [ubuntu] media player to handle satellite tv

    Hi, i'm looking for a media player that will handle satellite tv signal
  21. [kubuntu] Re: Kaffeine crashes on ATI drivers when trying to watch DVB TV

    Hi don't know if this will help you but ,while iwas checking my card compatibility (skystar 2 tv ) i read that there were issues with versions after 2.6 . You could try googling the problem , as i...
  22. Re: Best OpenSource License for a web based project?

    is this realy a absolute beginners talk forum question because for as long as iv'e been looking on this forum that question as never been posted
  23. [ubuntu] rip audio tracks from dvd using transcode

    Hi, i'm trying to rip the audio tracks from a dvd. after hunting for a solution , i tried to follow this guide [URL="http://www.ubuntugeek.com/how-to-rip-dvd-audio-to-mp3-or-ogg.html"]
    after trying...
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    listed usb device not working

    Hi all , Ive installed and am running virtual box on Gutsy, have XP as guest , the problem i have is that my voip phone (usb ) is listed in devices but the" callme " driver for the phone is not able...
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