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    Re: LXLE - Lubuntu Extra Life Extension

    It's well done and well thought out rendition!
    Have tried it as dual boot with Windows7 .32 and it is about the best yet.
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    [wubi] Re: Upgrading to 12.10

    Thanks guys for your input.
    Will probably be happier with present stable edition.

    Reviews for 12.10 are looking good though! ;)
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    [wubi] Upgrading to 12.10

    Is it possible to upgrade to latest beta (12.10)?

    WUBI user.
  4. Re: Whats the difference between ubuntu and linux mint?

    For installation purposes of LM Debian on Windows 7 (dual booting) i found this instruction most helpful:...
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    [ubuntu] Dropbox not installing on 12.04

    Have tried to install Dropbox via Software Center and i'm sent to Dropbox website for further instructions...
    Try to install 32 bit (which presume fits for my Windows 7 Home Ed) and i get 'can not...
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    [ubuntu] WUBI and CPU fan

    I've got latest 11.10 WUBI installed and the CPU fan is running often, sometimes for extended periods (even without programs open).
    What gives?

    Intel Duo 2.53 Ghz on Windows 7 Home ed.
  7. Thread: Url box

    by DaComboMan
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    [wubi] Re: Url box

    Indeed!

    The more i dabb with WUBI the more i like its' flexibility.

    Thanks for the tip! It's just perfect for me. :)
  8. Thread: Url box

    by DaComboMan
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    [wubi] Url box

    Usually, when clicking into url box (at least in Windows) the link would be automatically highlighted and you just type over to enter whatever link you want.

    Is it possible to do this in WUBI?
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    [wubi] Re: Question for Windows7 users

    Thanks guys for your help and tips via different links to keep my interest!

    I'm falling back to Classic for now.




    BTW, i just read over at www.askubuntu.com (just discovered) that you...
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    [wubi] Re: Question for Windows7 users

    @seawolf,

    Thanks for your ongoing efforts to help out!

    I'm not sure 100% but i do believe that installing Unity did improve the general graphics appearance.

    And yes, i don't why i didn't...
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    [wubi] Re: Question for Windows7 users

    Just what i feared.

    This Unity thingy installed a toolbar at the top that has no options to autohide anywhere and same thing for the one on the left for apps. Humongous buttons with no options to...
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    [wubi] Re: Question for Windows7 users

    All i can find is an acceleration card for 3D something called Unity for which (after research) i don't find much use in installing.
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    [wubi] Re: Question for Windows7 users

    @gandaran,

    If you read the original suggestion by Mark,
    you'll notice that i did copy/paste the code.
    There was a discrepancy but that's okay.

    Here's what i got:


    0:00.0 Host bridge:...
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    [wubi] Re: Question for Windows7 users

    @Mark,

    I tried entering lspic but nothing happened...

    As far as i can understand:

    Video card is NVIDIA GeForce GT 130M
    Monitor is Generic PnP
    Mode is 1366 x 768 with 32 bit color depth.
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    [wubi] Question for Windows7 users [RESOLVED]

    I find when in Windows7 that the graphics and fonts look better.

    I've tried to configure Ubuntu to be just as good but can't seem to press on the right buttons.
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    [wubi] Re: Can't enter password numbers

    Did try and nothing would happen.

    Did a reboot and now it's okay.


    Trying to update Thunderbird to latest 6 for Linux.
    Downloaded the file and "installed" it but Ubuntu doesn't seem to...
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    [wubi] Can't enter password numbers

    I use numbers as passwords to enter WUBI installed on my notebook.

    Recently i read that i have to use sudo etc. to upgrade to latest Thunderbird 6 linux version. When asked to enter password in...
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    [ubuntu] Re: How to access files on Windows7

    @gandaran,

    You hit right on! Thank you! :)

    I knew they were out there somewhere...


    Thanks for the others too for showing some care to an eternal newbie to WUBI! ;)
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    [ubuntu] How to access files on Windows7

    Dual boot with Windows7 is going just fine.

    Can't seem to find the folder with all my data files on Windows 7 (when working in Ubuntu of course). Anyone know where it could be?
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    [ubuntu] Where to install?

    Last time i installed Ubuntu i couldn't remove it (no matter how many tips i found here and there).

    Now i have a clean install of Windows7 Home Ed. and am willing to give it another shot.
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