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    [all variants] Re: Comprehensive Multimedia & Video Howto

    I installed mozplugger and configured it to handle midi files, but Firefox still thinks gecko-mediaplayer is the plugin to launch for midi files.

    The solution to this problem is to upgrade to...
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    [SOLVED] Re: gecko-mediaplayer, mozplugger and midi files

    Thanks very much for your help. Since I posted my question I visited your support site and realized that I am using an older version of gecko-mediaplayer and gnome-mplayer. When I tried what you...
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    [SOLVED] gecko-mediaplayer, mozplugger and midi files

    I have the gecko-mediaplayer plugin installed and about : plugins in Fiorefox says that it will handle midi files, but it doesn't. When I click on an embedded midi file it launches Gnome Mplayer but...
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    [all variants] Re: Comprehensive Multimedia & Video Howto

    Here's the problem: I want Firefox to play embedded links to midi files with a plugin. From searching with Google I know this has been a problem with Linux/Firefox for some time. But after some...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Searching forums with Boolean AND

    Sorry to have cluttered the forum.

    I think the solution I had not tried was to separate the search terms with a "+" sign with NO spaces on either side:
    "gecko+media+player+firefox+midi+files"did...
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    [SOLVED] Searching forums with Boolean AND

    When doing an advanced search I thought there was a way to search using a Boolean AND, but I cannot figure out how do it. No matter how I have tried, with "AND" and a "+" sign, for example, it still...
  7. [ubuntu] Re: lost sound on right channel of Conexant audio card

    Yes, I confess to having posted the same problem with two different descriptions, hoping that one might attract a response the other didn't.
    Mea culpa.

    I also posted the "solution" I came up with...
  8. [ubuntu] Re: lost sound on right channel of Conexant audio card

    I have no idea why this problem occurred, but I "fixed" it by muting and then un-muting the PCM channel fader on the Gnome Volume Control panel (something I had never done before, so don't know how...
  9. [ubuntu] Re: Sound broken by update: linux -ubuntu -modules -generic version 2.6.24-24.40

    I have no idea why this problem occurred, but I "fixed" it by muting and then un-muting the PCM channel fader on the Gnome Volume Control panel (something I had never done before, so don't know how...
  10. [ubuntu] Re: Sound broken by update: linux -ubuntu -modules -generic version 2.6.24-24.40

    Happy to hear it! (Sorry, just kidding, but misery loves company!)

    Since no one has lept forward with a solution, I posted a different description of the problem. You might want to follow that...
  11. [ubuntu] lost sound on right channel of Conexant audio card

    Running Ubuntu 8.04, all updates applied, on an HP/Compaq Presario laptop. The audio chip is a Conexant CX20551 (Waikiki). Sound has been working fine for two years on both Ubuntu and Windows XP...
  12. [ubuntu] Sound broken by update: linux -ubuntu -modules -generic version 2.6.24-24.40

    I've been running Ubuntu 8.04 since it came out and have never had sound problems -- until Sept 9 when I applied the following update:

    Commit Log for Wed Sep 9 08:06:03 2009

    Upgraded the...
  13. [ubuntu] Re: Logitech webcam works but audio has clicking noise

    I've accomplished my goal: it was to determine if I could use both the video and audio components of my webcam with Skype (and/or Ekiga) under Ubuntu. The answer is "No."

    The video works...
  14. [ubuntu] Re: Logitech webcam works but audio has clicking noise

    In answer to your question: no there is no delay, although as I said Ekiga does not seem to support the video component of my webcam. The audio steam has the annoying click however.

    As for the...
  15. [ubuntu] Re: Logitech webcam works but audio has clicking noise

    Thanks for that. As I mentioned I do have a mic which works and that will have to do (and it only cost about $10 CAD).
  16. [ubuntu] Logitech webcam works but audio has clicking noise

    I just purchased a Logitech QuickCam Delux for Notebooks. It works very well with no audio problems under XP with Skype . It also works under Ubuntu with Linux Skype, but there is a regular (every...
  17. [ubuntu] Recent upgrades degrade online performance -- Help!

    I've been running Hardy Heron since it came out and have always applied Synaptic upgrades as they were destributed. Following those released and applied June 9, my wireless connection to the...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Which way to install Skype?

    Well, if you noticed my previous post, the Linux version of Skype seems to be working fine for me.

    Given I have a pretty slow old laptop and no experience with Wine, what would the advantage be of...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Which way to install Skype?

    Yep, it worked as you said. Two things for others to note, however:

    1. After I removed the Skype repo, marking Skype for re-installation, and applying it I got an error message (see attached...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Which way to install Skype?

    Again, many thanks! I had tried putting in
    skype + install but that found posts with "skype" OR "install". It didn't occur to me that
    skype+install would change the search to AND. (What a...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Which way to install Skype?

    Well, duh, I already had the Medibunu repo included (http://packages.medibuntu.org/ hardy free non-free) under "Third-Party Software" in Synaptic, but thought I had to include another repo...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Which way to install Skype?

    Thanks for confirming that it's easier to install/uninstall from the repo.

    Will this also mean that if Skype brings out a new version it will probably find it's way into the repo and I'll get a...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Which way to install Skype?

    Thanks very much for the benefit of your firsthand experience! I'll go with adding the repository and installing that way (my option #3).

    I also checked ubuntu-freak's great multi-media how-to ...
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    [ubuntu] Which way to install Skype?

    I'd like to install the "right" version of Skype from the "right" source. I've checked other threads on this forum and am still not clear which is the best approach. I'm running Ubuntu 8.04.
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  25. Re: How do I merge private messages in Forum folders?

    OK, Thanks very much -- I hadn't thought of doing what you suggest.

    bw44
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