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    Windows Emulator for Flight Sim

    both of my machines now run lunux, I would like to go back to flying MS Flight Sim, (the Linux Flight Gear did not even load for for me) Wine did not work with MS Flight Sim for me and I'd just like...
  2. [ubuntu] Re: i can not install linux on my win8.1 computer

    have you tried setting boot mode to Legacy ?
  3. Re: are you often around people who use mac, or who use windows ?

    okay please indulge me, I like service tech tales. I once did a call on an Apple printer, never saw that model before in my life but I studied the service manual the night before when the ticket...
  4. Re: are you often around people who use mac, or who use windows ?

    I worked as a service tech, A+ certified and I was working on Apple cerification, let me tell you from personal experience; heavy Mac users are a strange breed LOL. I loved that line "Macs don't...
  5. Re: Share your older computer revival success stories here!

    my main deaktop is an old HP Compaq P4, 3gb, built like a tank- I got it for free, runniing 14.04 and luvin' it.

    my backup is a really neat old Shuttle mini, it is about the size of a toaster, a...
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    Re: weird windows IE experience

    using IE today is like walking around with a "kick me" sign taped on your back
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    Re: "spin the wheel"

    I once went on a service call at an airport, the security staff had an AT&T computer (the only one I have EVER seen).
    It was huge and heavy...
    It ran non-stop 24/7 for over 13 years without failure.
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    Re: My Ubuntu Stickers

    that's pure class !
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    "spin the wheel"

    back when I was working as a bench tech I always used to say that when I did a restart, "spin the wheel"
    like in the chuck 'o luck game of chance...
  10. Re: Share your older computer revival success stories here!

    I have an old HP Compaq P4 with 3gb ram, built like a tank and runs like crazy on 14.04.
    Also have a really cool old Shuttle mini with an AMD Sempron and 1gb (some distros did not get along with the...
  11. Re: are you often around people who use mac, or who use windows ?

    I am such a proponent of Linux, you should see my car; it has a Linux front plate on it, a Linux Euro and a linux bumper sticker in back. I love it when people ask me, "what is linux?" So far I have...
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    Re: Updating from 12.04 to 14.04

    well I remember I had to reinstall my music player
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    Re: Updating from 12.04 to 14.04

    I have just done this, just boot from CD or USB and select "upgrade ubuntu" option, it kept all my files and stuff, but I did have to reinstall a few app. packages
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    Re: DELL HELL, ubuntu certified my derriere

    have had no problems at all with my Dell, same model
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    [ubuntu] Re: How to Burn DVD and Reinstall OS?

    the OP specifically said he wanted to use a CD (dvd, in this case)
  16. [ubuntu] Re: Re-install Via USB Flash Drive Not Working. Advice Requested.

    need more info, how did you load the flash drive ?
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    [ubuntu] Re: How Reinstall OS? Actual Way Wanted. Not Wrong Way Described on Ubuntu Website

    download the ISO file, open your burner software, right click burn ISO image, then point it at the ISO you downloaded
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    Re: usb-imagewriter

    I personally used unetbootin and it did NOT work, I used "start up disk creator" in Ubuntu and it worked fine with CDs, DVDs, and flash drive.
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    [ubuntu] Re: 13.04 upgrade to 13.1

    go to system settrings / details and it will show the version
  20. [SOLVED] Re: Need help with Ubuntu install disk on HP Laptop that has Windows 8

    I had a Win8 laptop with the same problem. Go into BIOS, change boot from EUFI to legacy, then you will be able to change the boot order (boot from CD rom, flash drive or HD), set to boot from CD...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Cannot Boot From Flash Drive

    I am going to try this simple easy method instead,
    http://www.ubuntu.com/download/desktop/create-a-usb-stick-on-ubuntu
    downloading a distro right now
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    [SOLVED] Cannot Boot From Flash Drive

    I wanted to create a bootable flash drive just to mess with different distros. I used that "unetbootin" (or whatever it is) to make the flash bootable, then I insatlled the distro, in this case,...
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    Re: Do I pick Ubuntu 12.04 or 13.04

    I have tried both on the same machine- I went back to 12.04
  24. [ubuntu] Re: Will not wake up properly after suspend (12.04)

    if you mess or use ethe wrong update you ruin the PC - period
  25. [ubuntu] Re: Will not wake up properly after suspend (12.04)

    been there, done that, some machines do not support Ubuntu power management
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