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    [ubuntu] Re: 12.04.2 Live CD UEFI problems.

    Thanks, sorry for the late reply, it says that Windows is already hibernating and it can't use the NTFS drive. Should I create an ext4 partition before hand? I'll try that now.
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    [ubuntu] 12.04.2 Live CD UEFI problems.

    My new laptop (Compaq CQ45) comes preinstalled with Windows 8.

    I've managed to disable Secure Boot and to access the Grub menu from the live CD. Upon clicking "Try Ubuntu" (With added parameter...
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    [ubuntu] How does Ubuntu handle dial-up?

    My mum is going to Thailand for urgent matters over a dying relative, she wants to bring a laptop which Windows has broken on therefore it's reformatted.

    She is very computer illiterate, and is...
  4. [all variants] Re: Need a program to bind any key to any key.

    Bump!
  5. [all variants] Need a program to bind any key to any key.

    The ESC key in a laptop I have is broken, I wish to bind it to another key, such as F12, so I can simulate using it.

    Are there any linux programs that do this? I managed to find some windows ones...
  6. [ubuntu] Re: How to set launch arguments in an executable or link.

    Thanks a lot, I manually created a .desktop file and it works great now!
  7. [ubuntu] Re: How to set launch arguments in an executable or link.

    Thanks, what about for executables which are not installed, such as a version of DOSBOX that comes with a game, one which the system cannot see.

    I'm trying to make it so that when you double click...
  8. [ubuntu] How to set launch arguments in an executable or link.

    Such as this in windows:

    http://i.imgur.com/Ap8Wd.png

    Right clicking and selecting "Properties" doesn't come up with anything remarkably helpful. I've actually worked around this using bash...
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