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  1. [ubuntu] Re: A dual boot has resulted in no boot partition for Windows

    Thanks OldFred.
    I'm sure you are correct...I deliberately targeted sda1. I thought I'd created a smallish partition specifically for Linux at the end of the original larger partition.
    Anyhow I'm...
  2. [ubuntu] Re: A dual boot has resulted in no boot partition for Windows

    Thanks for the response.
    Here is my Boot Report summary link:
    http://paste.ubuntu.com/5581570/
  3. [ubuntu] Re: A dual boot has resulted in no boot partition for Windows

    Never knew about GParted and having trouble pasting screen image into editor. Hope the text helps.
  4. [ubuntu] Re: A dual boot has resulted in no boot partition for Windows

    http://ubuntuforums.org/image/png;base64,iVBORw0KGgoAAAANSUhEUgAAAwMAAAHyCAIAAAA4EYXhAAAAA3NCSVQICAjb4U/gAAAgAElEQVR4XuxdB2AURRfe6z2990YIvQqIKCqiYAEr8COoKCrW3974LdhAsfeODQURwYLSRHpVeg2EhPReL9fL/83u5bg...
  5. [ubuntu] Re: A dual boot has resulted in no boot partition for Windows

    Thanks Carl. I've been away so couldn't act immediately.
    --------------------------------------------------------------
    ubuntu@ubuntu:~$ sudo fdisk -l

    Disk /dev/sda: 1000.2 GB, 1000204886016...
  6. Re: 'The rebuild will take several hours' .... has taken all day so far

    Yes....the upgrade to vB4 (?) requires that all search indexes get rebuilt.
  7. 'The rebuild will take several hours' .... has taken all day so far

    I'm not whinging but just wondering if it is realistic for me to assume I can get on with resolving a very important issue shortly.:(
  8. [ubuntu] A dual boot has resulted in no boot partition for Windows

    I have approx 32 years experience with computers and it has taken me about that number of hours to successfully install Ubuntu 12.10 as a dual boot system on Windows 7 machine.
    A most frustrating...
  9. [ubuntu] Re: Have loaded 11.04 and my display won't work

    Have found the solution on the forums.
    Could only get joy from Low Graphic mode until followed instructions on the following :
    http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1700526

    Thanks heaps!
  10. [ubuntu] Re: Have loaded 11.04 and my display won't work

    I have just started Ubuntu in recovery mode (I should have written down actual wording I know).
    I have a pretty new 64 bit PC with Windows 7 but got told by Ubuntu that it couldn't read my Video...
  11. [ubuntu] Re: Have loaded 11.04 and my display won't work

    Thanks Wild-Man.
    Tried it and running Ubuntu from the bootable CD gave me a display that worked so continued on and re-installed and also downloaded and installed latest video card drivers but now...
  12. [ubuntu] How to find my Posts and change order of Boot Up options

    There is so much happening on forum page that I can't find the obvious.
    How to show all my past Posts or Threads?

    Another really basic question perhaps is how do I change the order of Boot Up...
  13. [ubuntu] Have loaded 11.04 and my display won't work

    Apparently a successful installation onto and with a Windows 7 PC.
    however now when I try to boot up Ubuntu my display is just an array of large black rectangles.

    Any suggestion what is going on...
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    [SOLVED] Re: How to delete a Wireless Network?

    Thanks. I don't seem to have RH click functioning but found my way to Edit Connections and deleted my problem anyway.

    Obviously solved but can't see how I indicate this either.
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    [SOLVED] How to delete a Wireless Network?

    Whilst setting up my laptop I created a new wireless connection that doesn't work but it is now top of the queue and hence gets loaded at startup.
    I can't find how to delete this connection or at...
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    [ubuntu] Bulk adding of contacts to contact list

    I'm a newbie but need to migrate address books/contact lists to Evolution on Ubuntu.
    I have exported all lists from Thunderbird in .LDIF format (also trying .csv or .txt).
    When I try to Import into...
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    [ubuntu] Ubuntu Evolution and using Contact List

    I'm very new and trying to use Evolution as the Email default on my Ubuntu Laptop.
    I've create 'myList' of contacts 'On this Computer' but don't know how to simply send an email to 'myList'.

    I...
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