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November 7th, 2007, 10:02 PM
Please read relevant links before asking question.
If you did read FAQs, and it did not answer your problem, do not hesitate to ask, but:
- Mention in your question that you read FAQ. It gives us warm feeling, and we don't waste your time by pointing to this FAQ.
- After your question is resolved, think about how to improve FAQs: You will be helping the next person

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How to Ask Questions on the Forum
Single best advice is: make title which makes sense, specific to what are you asking. "Please help" is really bad title.

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To all those with zero replies (http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=82471)

If you see the term "Blub" and don't know what it means, read this post (and its links): It's not wrong not knowing, but it's wrong not wanting to know (http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=890695)

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