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  1. Deleting Win Recovery Partitions to add more Linux

    I have a Compaq Presario that currently has Windows 10 (upgraded Win7) and Elementary OS. I want to add other Linux distros to my computer, but Windows takes up 3 of the 4 partitions. I already have...
  2. [SOLVED] Create ISO image of my Ubuntu 14.04 partition for use with a bootable USB stick

    I know how to create a bootable USB stick on Ubuntu using a downloaded ISO file (http://www.ubuntu.com/download/desktop/create-a-usb-stick-on-ubuntu). I want to create my own ISO file of my Ubuntu so...
  3. [ubuntu] Update failed because of insufficient space.

    OK, so I'm on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. Ubuntu is my only operating system on this computer and I have next to nothing stored on it. Yet, I get an error when I try to do an update that claims I'm out of...
  4. [ubuntu] Re: Problem installing Firefox theme in LibreOffice 4

    That's how it is supposed to work, but when I paste the URL and hit "OK" nothing happens.
  5. [ubuntu] Problem installing Firefox theme in LibreOffice 4

    I just recently did a clean install of Ubuntu 12.04 on my computer and upgraded LO from 3 to 4. Now I can't get the Firefox themes to work. I know I had this problem the last time I did this but for...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Last update killed caffeine

    Nevermind. Further tinkering found the problem. They are bleeding some of the improvements from 14.04 into 12.04 and one of those was the improved "Brightness and Lock" feature. I unchecked the box...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Profile Name on Ubuntu forums

    Thank you! :)
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    [SOLVED] Re: Profile Name on Ubuntu forums

    I would like my name switched to NDER. If that is unavailable, I would like MagisterDixit or CuffsAlister. Thanks!
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    [SOLVED] Profile Name on Ubuntu forums

    So how do I get to use a real name instead of FpCrPnW? I have been on here for about a year and am decidedly not a bot.
  10. [SOLVED] Re: Moving from Ubuntu 12.04 LTS 14.04 LTS with Mac-like theme.

    I took the plunge on a back-up computer and the settings stayed, but now that computer is glitchy as all hell. I will just wait for the next update to 14.04 (for stability) and try with a clean...
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    [SOLVED] Last update killed caffeine

    I run Ubuntu 12.04 and since my last update, caffeine has not be keeping my computer awake. The icon still shows that it is on but it does nothing. My computer dims and then goes blank just like it...
  12. [SOLVED] Moving from Ubuntu 12.04 LTS 14.04 LTS with Mac-like theme.

    Jumping in the middle of this thread- I have my 12.04 LTS set up to look more like Mac with their style buttons, etc. I also have yellow folders because the orange is a hideous color. Will I be able...
  13. [SOLVED] Re: Requires installation of untrusted packages?

    Thanks, Slickymaster!
  14. [SOLVED] Requires installation of untrusted packages?

    Every update that I get in the update manager gives me the same error when I try to install it:

    Requires installation of untrusted packages

    The action would require the installation of packages...
  15. [SOLVED] Can I update LO to LO 4.2 in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS?

    The only articles I have read for the new LibreOffice 4.2 are for Ubuntu 13.04 and up. I really like the new icon theme and would love to use it. Can I update LO to LO 4.2 in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS? Can I...
  16. [SOLVED] Re: Ubuntu One- I sync my music files. Folders appear, but seem to be empty.

    Nevermind. It just took about 4 hours to sync. It would show each one as it "completed," but they didn't really show up until all of them were completely loaded.
  17. [SOLVED] Ubuntu One- I sync my music files. Folders appear, but seem to be empty.

    Can you sync music on your computer with UbuntuOne free? I tried and apparently failed. I put my music folder inside my One folder and it began syncing. The problem is that the folders for the...
  18. [ubuntu] Droid Maxx not showing up when plugged into my computer

    I have a new Droid Maxx running Android Jelly Bean and a computer running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. When I plug in my phone using the usb cable provided, the phone shows that it is plugged in as a media...
  19. [SOLVED] ubuntu does not shut down or restart it just logs out

    I just installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on my wife's computer (dual boot) and I have hit a weird problem, the restart button only logs the user out and the shut down button does nothing. How do I fix this?...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Does Android get along with Ubuntu?

    Thanks, SeijiSensei! I will probably try to keep 12.04 just because I am still a noob and the risk of user error is high. But if I get an Android and it just won't work, I'll know what to do!
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    [SOLVED] Re: Does Android get along with Ubuntu?

    I'm still using Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. You say the MTP wasn't as good before 13.04. Should this concern me? Will it be a real problem? I use my computer for home and work and am really not interested in...
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    [SOLVED] Does Android get along with Ubuntu?

    I am finally joining the smartphone movement and I have one question: Does Android work well with Ubuntu? By that I mean, can I backup my purchases and can I easily sync music that is on my PC with...
  23. [SOLVED] Re: VLC player stopped playing DVDs. What's wrong?

    Thanks, mc4man! With that error message I was able to google the solution that you posted for another person way back in the day. I put
    sudo /usr/share/doc/libdvdread4/install-css.sh

    in the...
  24. [SOLVED] Re: VLC player stopped playing DVDs. What's wrong?

    Sorry. I had a duh moment. Here are the terminal results:

    VLC media player 2.0.8 Twoflower (revision 2.0.8a-0-g68cf50b)
    [0x9660908] main libvlc: Running vlc with the default interface. Use 'cvlc'...
  25. [SOLVED] Re: VLC player stopped playing DVDs. What's wrong?

    After entering "vlc" in terminal, it opens VLC. From there I'm lost. I pasted "> ctrl+d" and nada. The name@nameUbuntu12 doesn't come back up for me to actually use the command- or any other. Did I...
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