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    [gnome] Microsoft web camera

    I plugged this web camera into a laptop, using XFCE.
    The system does not do anything.

    Will a MS camera work in Linux....:-k
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    [ubuntu] Wireless does not work when dual boot

    This is weird. This happened twice already.

    1.i have Windows 7 on first primary partition, working just fine.
    2.ran ubuntu minimal for a dual boot; and it properly detects my wireless card and...
  3. [ubuntu] Dual boot: drive space allocation question

    Hey guys, I have a laptop with 160GB drive space and 8GB of memory.
    This is a spare HDD that i plan to use for testing.

    I plan to install Windows 8 first, then Ubuntu.

    My plan is to...
  4. [lubuntu] Re: Installing Ubuntu and then XFCE or Xubuntu?

    "Lean", that is the right word i was looking for.
    At the end, I don't like Unity but i like XFCE.

    Drive space is not a problem (even though i asked the question about extra files not needed) but...
  5. [lubuntu] Installing Ubuntu and then XFCE or Xubuntu?

    Quick question: Is it better installing Ubuntu then XFCE environment, or just install Xubuntu from scratch?

    Will one option present any performance load to the system versus the other? Or more...
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    [SOLVED] Re: How to disable the Guest account

    Thanks, that did the trick...!!
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    [SOLVED] How to disable the Guest account

    I followed some instructions and opened the file /etc/lightdm/lightdm.conf

    Added the line
    allow-guest=false

    When saving the document it tells me I dont have permissions. I am an Admin on this...
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    [kubuntu] Re: Wireless card does not pickup my router

    after fiddling with this I ended up re-installing the OS. I think I was using a 64-bit version and this time I installed the 32-bit version plus installed the OS updates.

    I think that's what I did.
  9. [ubuntu] Re: Wireless Connection does not start automatically upon boot

    I resolved this by installing 11.10 as a new install.
  10. [ubuntu] Re: Upgraded to 11.10 and lost Gnome panel...half of it...

    How?
  11. [ubuntu] Re: Upgraded to 11.10 and lost Gnome panel...half of it...

    Ok, I started from scratch and decided to reinstall Ubuntu 11.10 because i wanted to resize all partitions in the drive.

    So I now have a new 11.10 with the Ubuntu Unity toolbar to the left of the...
  12. [ubuntu] Re: Upgraded to 11.10 and lost Gnome panel...half of it...

    how can I get the top right corner icons??
  13. [ubuntu] Re: Upgraded to 11.10 and lost Gnome panel...half of it...

    I think I found a fix and using gnome-shell instead of gnome-panel.

    Now, I'm using a laptop, how do I get my options in the top right corner as before? My wireless icon, my name, date/time.
  14. [ubuntu] Upgraded to 11.10 and lost Gnome panel...half of it...

    I was running Ubuntu 11.04 and had disabled Unity bar on the left and enabled the Gnome older panel to the top of my Desktop.

    After upgrading to 11.10 I lost the panel completely even though i...
  15. [ubuntu] Re: What is the easiest way to know if a laptop has 64-bit hardware?

    No, running Ubuntu 11.04
  16. [ubuntu] What is the easiest way to know if a laptop has 64-bit hardware?

    So to install Ubuntu 64-bit.
  17. [ubuntu] Re: How can you assign a user profile to another user?

    Sounds like nobody is confident with this as it may bring problems.
    I will just setup her profile and go through the manual configuration item by item...
  18. [ubuntu] Re: Wireless Connection does not start automatically upon boot

    Upon boot I login I select my userid and then type my password to login to the OS.
    At this point wireless connection does nothing, so I click the icon to the top menu and select the option to...
  19. [ubuntu] Re: Wireless Connection does not start automatically upon boot

    No. Check 2 posts above..
  20. [ubuntu] Re: Wireless Connection does not start automatically upon boot

    any feedback??
  21. [ubuntu] Re: How can you assign a user profile to another user?

    No files/folders, I just want Cairo Dock, Compiz, Desktop Wallpaper, etc to display for that user as if it was me.

    I am the main Admin on the laptop, that person is not.

    See attachment, I want...
  22. [ubuntu] How can you assign a user profile to another user?

    Got Ubuntu configured the way I want it with Cairo Dock and Compiz effects.
    I'd like to have these settings applied to another user in the system, Desktop theme, startup options,etc.?
  23. [ubuntu] Re: Wireless Connection does not start automatically upon boot

    Auto login upon bootup is not enabled and yes, the connect connect autom. checkbox is checked.

    Sorry I forgot to mention.

    Anything else I can look at??

    BTW - I'm running 11.04.

    ..
  24. [ubuntu] Wireless Connection does not start automatically upon boot

    I created my connection to my home router and i can manually start it and it connects ok but when booting up it never connects automatically.

    When I manually tell it to connect I get the system...
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    [kubuntu] Wireless card does not pickup my router

    I just installed kubuntu 11.10 on a Dell Latitud D620.
    If I plug in a network cable to the NIC it connects to the web.

    The wireless however does not seem to pickup anything. I tried both in the...
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