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    [ubuntu] Re: Log-in Screen Resolution

    I have studied the Lightdm primer here:
    https://wiki.ubuntu.com/LightDM
    In part, it states:


    I also read /usr/share/doc/lightdm/lightdm.conf.gz. This is very helpful - once I know where to put...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Log-in Screen Resolution

    Thank you for your guidance deadflower.

    It would appear that 50-unity.conf is run after the greeter-session, so my lightdmxrandr.sh (that is executed in 50-unity.conf) is also run after the...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Log-in Screen Resolution

    I am going a little off topic here. When setting up my new default resolution (1368x768), I used gft (not cvt) to get my modeline info:

    gtf 1368 768 60
    # 1368x768 @ 60.00 Hz (GTF) hsync: 47.70...
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    [ubuntu] Log-in Screen Resolution

    Using Ubuntu 14.04 with Unity.

    I needed to set my screen resolution to 1368x768 (from the default 1024x768) that was not an available option in Settings>Displays. To do this, I installed xrandr...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Making Resolution Setting Persistent

    After reading terdon's post here, it would appear that I need to make my 1368x768 resolution available to Unity and let it handle the setting. To do this, I made a shell script file...
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    [SOLVED] Re: File Edit From Command Line

    Thank you CantankRus. All is now well. I have edited my 50-ubuntu.conf file back to its original state and all is working.
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    [SOLVED] File Edit From Command Line

    I made a change (obviously wrong) in my 50-ubunutu.conf file (Ubuntu 14.04) and upon rebooting I cannot log in using the normal log-in screen. I used Ctrl+Alt+F1 to log in to the command line. Now I...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Making Resolution Setting Persistent

    I can understand that the following code will need to run before the login screen:


    xrandr --newmode "1368x768_60.00" 85.86 1368 1440 1584 1800 768 769 772 795 -HSync +Vsync
    xrandr --addmode...
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    [ubuntu] Making Resolution Setting Persistent

    When I start my Ubuntu PC and log in, I am limited to a 1024x768 resolution on my wide-screen monitor.


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    To get my required resolution of 1368x768, I useb xrandr


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    [SOLVED] Re: Stuck with 4:3 display setting

    ibjsb4, thank you for your assistance. My eee B202 with the Atom and 1GB of RAM handles Unity without a problem.

    Now, back to my problem. xrabdr returned:


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    So my 1366x768 resolution...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Setting Default Wireless Network

    Thank you matt-concretecomputing. the first part of my problem is solved.

    Now, can anyone help with the second part " I also want the Guest account to only be able to connect to network "B" and...
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    [SOLVED] Stuck with 4:3 display setting

    I recently fitted a new display to my ASUS eee B202 (Ubuntu 14.04). My previous display was 1024x768. My new display is 1366x768.

    When I go into Settings/Displays, the only resolution that I have...
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    [ubuntu] Setting Default Wireless Network

    I have two available wireless networks, both of about equal strength and always using the same wireless channel. My PC OS is Ubuntu 14.04 system and it is currently set up to automatically connect...
  14. [SOLVED] Re: Swann Webcam Not Working in Ubuntu 14.04

    The problem was solved by installing GUVCVideo and using that (instead of Cheese Booth).
  15. [SOLVED] Swann Webcam Not Working in Ubuntu 14.04

    I have a Swann USB webcan attached to my XP/Ubuntu 14.04 PC. This webcam works well in XP, however in Ubuntu 14.04 using Cheese I get this:

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    This is the webcam that I am using:

    258188...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Dual Boot Default Operating System

    Thank you Yancek. It worked like a charm!
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    [SOLVED] Dual Boot Default Operating System

    I have both Windows XP (Home) and Ubuntu 14.04 installed on my PC in a dual boot configeration. When I boot my PC, I am given options on which OS I wish to boot to. The default option is Ubuntu. I...
  18. [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,...
  19. [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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    [SOLVED] 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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    [SOLVED] 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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