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    [SOLVED] Re: bright adjustment problem

    As a follow up to my last post. I did have to make a change in the instructions shown on line 4 of the problem correcting instructions. More detail is in the post I made to the link after correcting...
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    [SOLVED] Re: bright adjustment problem

    Many thanks. The link was just what I needed to correct the problem.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Brightness on laptop doesn't change

    Yee Haw Pa, it worked! There was a difference in line 4 of the instructions and the line in the directory that appeared after running the line 3 command; the word DEFAULT was between LINUX and the =...
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    [ubuntu] Re: can't enter password in terminal

    thanks guys. your advice worked like a charm I'm use to seeing little dots when I type my password.. Should have gone ahead and tried what you advised before going to the forum. Somewhat red-faced...
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    [ubuntu] can't enter password in terminal

    After I enter a sudo command in the terminal I can't enter my password. The terminal requests my password and shows a blinking white cursor but when I try to type my password nothing happens e.g. the...
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    [SOLVED] bright adjustment problem

    i have an Asus UL20A running 10.04. I can't adjust the brightness using either FN5 or FN6 or the brightness control built into Gnome. The laptop is set up to also dual boot into Windows 7 and I have...
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    [ubuntu] Wireless and Hibernation mode

    After I bootup from Hibernation my wireless will not connect. I have to do a restart to get the wireless to connect. Anyone have any ideas how to ccorrect this.
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    [ubuntu] Importing Playlists with gtkpod

    I can import tracks from my ipod to my Music folder, however I have not been able to import playlists In gtkipod I select a playlist go to Music>Export Track From Database>Selected Playlist and I...
  9. Thread: Spyware

    by burrhead1
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    [ubuntu] Re: Spyware

    Thanks for the above posts. I have only recently migrated over from a piece of feces OS(aka Vista) and am new to Ubuntu. Strange but liberating not having to download/update numerous types of...
  10. Thread: Spyware

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    [ubuntu] Spyware

    Could someone recommend a good spyware detection program for ubuntu?
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    [ubuntu] Re: Using suspend mode

    Thanks for the info re: suspend/hibernate.


    what do you mean by search around? I did a search using "suspend" in the forum and didn't get any hits. Do you know where I might look if the suspend...
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    [ubuntu] Using suspend mode

    Could someone tell me how to use the suspend mode? I used the suspend mode in lieu of shutdown and could figure out how to get back to the desktop. I only got a black screen and finally just did a...
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    [ubuntu] Re: install google earth

    For what its worth I easily installed Google Earth using instructions at the following web site. IF yo'u get a very pale blue screen when you go to a location, you will need to uncheck the Show...
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    [ubuntu] Re: install google earth

    Opened a terminal and cut/pasted in the above and got "No such file or directory exists."

    How do I "to where file is".
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    [ubuntu] install google earth

    I have been trying to install Google Earth without any success. I download the Linux version of GE and it appears as a binary file icon on my desktop. When I try to open the file a get a message that...
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    [ubuntu] itunes and wine

    Is it possible to run itunes in wine?
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    [ubuntu] itunes dvd question

    Is it possible to import tracks on a dvd burned from an itunes library into an Ubuntu media player such as Banshee, Rithymbox, tec.?
  18. [ubuntu] Can't import tracks into Rhythmbox from ipod

    I connect my ipod nano to my laptop and select Rhythmbox as the player. The tracks are picked up by RB but I haven't been able to download the tracks into RB. I select Music>Import File and the...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Don't have permission to play movie dvd

    Many thanks for the advise colua. Followed the link you provided, downloaded the software and now I'm playing the dvds. Best regards, burrhead1
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    [ubuntu] Don't have permission to play movie dvd

    I just downloaded Ubuntu 9.04 and I can't get movie dvds to play. After I insert the dvd and go thru the steps to play it I get a message to the effect "you don't have permission or authorization to...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Boot-up problem

    I installed ubuntu on the D: drive of another laptop running Vista and the install went flawlessly the first time. Apparently the first laptop I was trying the install on had a corrupted driver....
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    [ubuntu] Boot-up problem

    I am trying to install ubuntu desktop on a Windows Vista computer with an Intel core duo processor. I have installed Ubuntu on the D: drive which has 35gb freespace and no other apps installed on it....
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