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  1. [xfce] Re: multiple"Display" configuration screens showing upon booting

    For those who might find this thread for the same problem, I fixed the problem by going to:


    Settings Manager > Session and Startup > Application Autostart (or session)

    and changed something,...
  2. [xfce] Re: multiple"Display" configuration screens showing upon booting

    239654

    here is a screenshot (if I've done it correctly, notice all the "Display"s at the top
  3. [xfce] Re: multiple"Display" configuration screens showing upon booting

    bump, still can't figure it out
  4. [ubuntu] Re: batch script for ubuntu and debian: command for files in (sub)directorys

    Hi, I might be totally off base here, but I had a problem in that I had over 7000 pictures that I took with a camera that started the numbering over each time I downloaded the pictures (DSCF0001,...
  5. [xfce] Re: multiple"Display" configuration screens showing upon booting

    bump

    Closing them all and rebooting doesn't help
    Nothing in Settings > Startup and Sessions seems to be the problem, but I don't understand the Sessions part, specifically the codes
  6. [xfce] Re: multiple"Display" configuration screens showing upon booting

    bump
  7. [xfce] multiple"Display" configuration screens showing upon booting

    When I boot, the "Display" configuration shows up FIVE OF THEM,

    Running Xubuntu XFCE on an Asus 1005 netbook, dual booted with XP

    A few days ago I had it hooked to my TV with a RGB cable and...
  8. [SOLVED] Re: Wallpaper, multiple images (NOT multiple desktops)

    Thanks to you both Wojox and Vaphell, I didn't know you could look for Google Images by size.
  9. [SOLVED] Re: Wallpaper, multiple images (NOT multiple desktops)

    Yep, I did. It's been a while since I messed with screensavers, didn't even see that little option drop down box. (don't know what that has to do with Nvidia graphics, but did solve the problem), ...
  10. [SOLVED] Wallpaper, multiple images (NOT multiple desktops)

    I just dual booted a friends old Dell Laptop, XP and Mint XFCE.
    Trying to put a fancy Wallpaper image on the Desktop.
    Went to Google Images and picked out a few: "red shoes"
    Saved 5 of them,...
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    Re: LXDM, getting to be usable

    Thanks, you are right, trouble editing the file, will try that when I get home from work tonight.

    Also, it seems that there should be some sort of "splash screen" , like

    ...
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    LXDM, getting to be usable

    Could someone please walk me through the changes I need to do to get LXDM working? It's on my computer, and I have two users, but it keeps loading to me, and I want it to default to the other user....
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    [xfce] Re: User Groups and password

    Worked great, thanks so much. Updating (264 updates) Maybe there will be a login manager in there. Then going to check into LXDM. I tried changing the user number from 1000 to 1002 for me, and...
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    [xfce] Re: User Groups and password

    Thanks for the quick reply!

    And Oops, I meant LXDE, not Xfce, probably doesn't make any difference
    Will try what you said and get back to you, Thanks again
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    [xfce] User Groups and password

    Attempting to change the login order of 2 users, I disabled my account (administrator). Then went into the User Accounts and tried to change the user number (1000 for me, 1001 for the new account)....
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    [ubuntu] Backing up hidden files

    The short of it: are hidden files backed up when you back up a folder?

    The long of it: I loaded LinuxMint LXCE on the partition where I had Kubuntu previously (on one partition of my Asus...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Grub boot problem after upgrade

    Thanks again. He left for a trip to California for 3 weeks, and stores virtually nothing on his computer. While I am constantly (and enjoy) learning new things about Linux, might it not be better...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Grub boot problem after upgrade

    Thanks so much for the quick reply. The:

    " sudo add-apt-repository ppa:yannubuntu/boot-repair
    sudo apt-get update
    sudo apt-get install -y boot-repair
    boot-repair"

    got us to a...
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    [ubuntu] Grub boot problem after upgrade

    The short of it: Can't boot a Linux (Ubuntu 12.04 box) after upgrade, probably not trying to boot to the right drive.

    The Long of it: (Any and all help welcome)


    My friend came up to see me...
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    [all variants] Re: What's covering up my desktop in LXDE?

    KSnoob, are you by chance in NE Kansas? I've been dual booted for several years.

    PARTIALLY SOLVED: I got rid of the Unity DE by going: "start"> Preferences>System Settings> Advanced>...
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    [all variants] Re: What's covering up my desktop in LXDE?

    It's been Kubuntu since I dual booted this netbook (with XP which came with it) several years ago. Always updated. I think the current kernel is 2.6.32.41 if I've got the numbers in the right...
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    [all variants] Re: What's covering up my desktop in LXDE?

    Thanks to you both. I understand that I choose the session type at the login screen (it worked great for a while, and is doing well on my friends old Dell). I'm sure I messed it up somehow trying...
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    [all variants] What's covering up my desktop in LXDE?

    On two computers, a Dell with Ubuntu 12.04, and my ASUS netbook with Kubuntu 10.04, I have installed LXDE core, it's Great, especially for my friend with the old Dell, very intuitive, simple and...
  24. [kubuntu] Upgrading from Kubuntu 10.04 to Ubuntu 12.04

    Q. Can I upgrade from KUBUNTU 10.04 Lucid to UBUNTU 12.04.

    I have my Asus EEE 1005HA dual booted with XP (came that way) and Kubuntu, (with what I thought was the Ubuntu netbook mix. It's...
  25. [ubuntu] Re: ubuntu 10.04 installation problem(mouse and keyboard not working)

    FWIW, I'm using 10.04 lucid LTS 2.6.32 Kubuntu on an Asus Netbook, (and love it), have upgraded the Kernel several times, and have had this problem with a USB mouse and a wireless USB mouse. ...
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