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  1. [SOLVED] Re: Update Manager - Last updated 273 days ago. Should I worry?

    Thank you Qlll. I went into Update Manager settings and, under the "Other Software" tab, I removed everything that had a medibuntu mentioned.

    I was then able to update my cache!

    ASUS eee B202,...
  2. [SOLVED] Update Manager - Last updated 273 days ago. Should I worry?

    When I run Update Manager, I am told the the last update was 273 days ago. When I press the "Check" button, it starts unpdating cache but stops part way through and tells me to check my internet...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Installing Libe Office 4.2

    I do not have the most reliable of internet connections where I am. The last time Update Manager was able to check was 74 days ago.

    I ran sudo apt-get dist-upgrade and got

    Reading package...
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    Vegas Solitaire for Ubuntu

    I am trying to find a solitaire (Vegas style) program to use on Ubuntu. What I am looking for is one that:
    Is three-draw
    Only allows you to go three times through the pack
    Only allows one undo...
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    [ubuntu] Installing Libe Office 4.2

    I currently have Libre Office 3.5.7.2 installed on my Ubuntu 12.104 (Gnome Classic) computer. I am now trying to upgrade/install Libre Office 4.2. So far, I have run the following in terminal:
    ...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Lost Windows on Minimization

    Sorry for the late reply. I have been at sea.

    Frogs Hair solved my problem. Here is what I did:


    Super Key + Alt Right Click in the bottom panel
    Click on "Add to Panel"
    Scroll down and...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Lost Windows on Minimization

    Alt + right click on the bottom panel (and top panel) works and allows me to add items to the panel, but that is not my problem.

    My problem is when I minimize a window. It does not show an item in...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Lost Windows on Minimization

    I ran the code and removed all unused packages. The problem persists.

    I am not running compiz or metacity.

    My thinking is to uninstall Gnome Classic and reinstall it. How do I uninstall Gnome...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Lost Windows on Minimization

    Coldraven, as stated in my OP, I am using Ubuntu 12.04 with Gnome Classic. This incorporates a pannel (bar) at the bottom of the screen that includes window selection and (normally) icons to restore...
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    [SOLVED] Lost Windows on Minimization

    I am using Ubuntu 12.04 with Gnome Classic.

    Recently i found that I loose a running program when I minimize its window. It no longer appears in the pannel at the bottom of the screen. Is there a...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Intalling Multibit Wallet on Ubuntu 12.04

    Thanbk you Claracc. I solved the problem by opening Terminal and entering
    cd ~/Downloads
    This changed my directory (cd) to my Downloads folder where my multibit-0.5.15-linux.jar file was located....
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    [SOLVED] Intalling Multibit Wallet on Ubuntu 12.04

    I am trying to install the Multibit Bitcoin wallet on my PC using Ubuntu 12.04. My problem starts very early.


    I downloaded multibit-0.5.15-linux.jar from the Multibit web site.
    I check my...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Cannot Connect to NAS

    I spent hours researching and trying various methods to solve this problem. I eventually found the solution!

    The solution that worked for me was to delete Ubuntu 12.04 and reinstall it. It only...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Internet Connection Sharing

    Ypu need to use the WAN port on your router to connect to your PC. The rest, I cannot help ypou with.
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    [SOLVED] Cannot Connect to NAS

    I have an NTFS formatted HDD connected via USB to my wireless router (running DD-WRT) that I use as a basic NAS on my wireless network. My network includes 2 x Win XP computers and a Ubuntu 12.04...
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    [SOLVED] Re: cryptswap1 not ready or not present

    Here is what I did to stop the message appearing:

    Using
    sudo gedit /etc/fstab I changed the line
    /dev/mapper/cryptswap1 none swap sw 0 0to read
    /dev/mapper/cryptswap1 none swap sw,noauto 0 0...
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    [SOLVED] Re: cryptswap1 not ready or not present

    I think you might be right. After logging in, I am getting:

    $ swapon -s
    Filename Type Size Used Priority
    /dev/mapper/cryptswap1 partition 1038332 9280 -1
    I will do some...
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    [SOLVED] cryptswap1 not ready or not present

    I recently had need to reinstall Ubuntu 12.04, this time encrypting my hard disk. Since then, before the login screen appears, I get the following message:



    If I wait, the log-in screen appears...
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    [ubuntu] Folder Sharing Between Computer Users

    Ubuntu 12.04 with Gnome Classic

    How do I set up a folder so that all uses ONLY of the computer can access the folder read only and I have full access to the folder?
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    [ubuntu] Re: 12.10 will not shut down

    I have the same problem on my Asus eee B202 PC, except that I have Ubuntu 12.04 only installed (no M$ Windows). To make matters worse for me, it is an intermittent problem – even harder to try and...
  21. [SOLVED] Re: LAN Messenger Wanted - Cross Platform

    File transfer was just part of what I wanted to do, however chatting was the main priority. This needed to be done even when my internet is down (not uncommon for me).

    After installing Pidgin,...
  22. [SOLVED] Re: LAN Messenger Wanted - Cross Platform

    Thank you Hkphooey. I did not realise that Pidgin also worked in MS Windows. I will give it a try and report back.
  23. [SOLVED] LAN Messenger Wanted - Cross Platform without Internet

    I have three computers; 2 x Win XP + 1 x Ubuntu 12.04 (Gnome) wirelessly connected through my router. What I am looking for is an application that will allow users on each computer to chat and...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Install LibreOffice 4 on Ubuntu 12.04?

    Thank you Irihapeti. Everything worked well with the code you suggested. I now have LibreOffice 4.0.2.2 installed.
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    [SOLVED] Install LibreOffice 4 on Ubuntu 12.04?

    I am trying to install LibreOffice 4 on Ubuntu 12.04 (with Gnome Classic). So far. I have-

    Downloaded LibreOffice_4.0.2_Linux_x86_deb.tar.gz.
    Using Airchive Manager, extracted...
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