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  1. [xubuntu] Re: Lenovo Y40 with enabled wireless controller unable to connect

    Solved it. Installed 14.04 Tahr. Resolved the issue.
  2. [xubuntu] Lenovo Y40 with enabled wireless controller unable to connect

    I just purchased a Lenovo Y40-80. I got the ethernet working, but cannot get the wifi to work. I'm trying to connect to a WPA2 secured router. For some reason, I just can't connect. I ran the...
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    [xubuntu] Re: Wifi and Power Management Issues

    I'm using a Magic Mouse by Apple actually. other mice require me to plug a dongle into the usb slot.


    As for the wireless, I did the apt-get update. Nothing showed up on additional drivers...
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    [xubuntu] Wifi and Power Management Issues

    Just got a Lenovo Y40 - 80 and installed Xubuntu on it. Ethernet works great, wifi doesn't connect. It's not disabled (I searched on stackoverflow and ubuntu forums for Y40 Wifi issues. Everyone...
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    Re: Which Laptop to buy?

    I think the main discussion got side lined somewhere... Anyways, I do not intend to use Linux as my primary OS simply because 90% of my dep will be using Windows ( i know you're already puking your...
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    Re: Which Laptop to buy?

    True. But say a touchsmart Tx2z is an awesome config, but still heats up no end as far as reviews go :(. Else I would have bought it with my eyes closed!
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    Re: Which Laptop to buy?

    Seriously! Everything has some issue or the other. I think I'm going to go for a 1000USD deal, but again, I'm bombarded with crap load of options!
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    Re: Which Laptop to buy?

    Ok I found System76 to be expensive compared to the deals available on some other site :( I thought Ubuntu and stuff would have made it cheaper!
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    Re: Which Laptop to buy?

    @ deltadave: Just checked out Tigerdirect. What exactly does 'refurbished' mean? How can I make sure that the Laptop isn't screwed up?

    @izizzle: Thanks for that link. But is that cheaper than...
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    Re: Which Laptop to buy?

    Hey thanks for all the help. Well gn2: I need the laptop to be compact, preferably less than 17" screen. While I'm not really a gamer, I would expect it to run games like Valve Counter Strike, WoW...
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    Which Laptop to buy?

    Hi,
    I plan to buy a Laptop. The budget is around 600 to 700 USD. Any suggestions? Reasons for suggesting the same would be appreciated.
    I liked this: HP Pavilion TouchSmart tx2z but was suggested...
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    [ubuntu] [solved]Firefox goes nuts post updates!

    Ok did a fresh install of Jaunty, and did a update which basically updated the firefox and stuff like that. Installed media stuff like codecs and plugins, java, flash etc.

    Now my Firefox needs to...
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    Re: Ubuntu 9.04 integrated GMail Notifier

    Ok, tried it. Seemed to install smooth. Only thing is Jaunty rpos could not find python-indicator.
    Anyways, when I configure and run I get this:


    any ideas?
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    [ubuntu] Re: Error runnning Songbird 1.0 :(

    sudo apt-get remove libvisual-0.4

    Try that out :)
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    Re: April 2009 Desktop Screenshot Thread

    Fabulous setup!
    Can you tell me how do I go about getting that whole RSS part on your desktop?
    I'm yet to install xfce though.
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    Re: Dofus 2.0 Screenies ^^

    Dang! I miss this game! i used to play this ages ago! you guys paid up for this?
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    Re: HOWTO: PulseAudio Fixes & System-Wide Equalizer Support

    thanks for the howto.. worked just fine :)
  18. Thread: mmorpg

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    Re: mmorpg

    any place for someone who 'wants' to learn python programming? I've been reading up a bit on python, and wished to put that stuff into practice. Ofcourse, initially I'll only be able to read the...
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    Re: Anyone here play Dofus?

    was good.. but the free thing is soo limited that one can easily get bored of it pretty soon.
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    Re: HOWTO: Bluetooth headset for Skype in Feisty

    hey, for all noobs.. here's the HowTo step by step. Worked for me. on a Hardy 32bit and a Motorola S9 Headset.

    http://forums.overclockers.com.au/showthread.php?t=694010
  21. Thread: Randy Pausch

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    Re: Randy Pausch

    Sad to know that. I read his book just a few months back, and its great to know such men have lived to show our generation the way to live! RIP!
  22. [ubuntu] Re: Installing Canon Pixma MP145 Printer Scanner Copier

    well, i installed even sane, and no change.
    As for the option of having Scangear in GIMP, not appearing :(. Any other ideas? as to how to compile the source provided on their site?
  23. [ubuntu] Re: Installing Canon Pixma MP145 Printer Scanner Copier

    ok, having issues here.
    1. I'm on a x64 system.
    2. Although I installed the .deb's provided on the site, only the printing is working. The scanner shows no response.
    What to do?
  24. Re: How To Get On Kazaa, Ares, Gift and Gnutella in one program

    same as above... anyone?
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    Re: HOWTO: Surround sound in pulseaudio

    *bump*
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