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    [ubuntu] missing org.gnome schema

    Hey folks,
    I have a recent install of Vivid (with lots of personalization going on, I admit). Yet without (much) provocation I ran into two problems - my shutdown is down to a crawl - not sure...
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    [ubuntu] Re: eth0 not working on 15.04

    cristo@cristo:~$ sudo lshw -C network
    [sudo] password for cristo:
    *-network
    description: Wireless interface
    product: RT3290 Wireless 802.11n 1T/1R PCIe
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  3. ubuntu generated windows hide in the background

    Hi folks,

    This seems a bit picayune to me, but here's the thing:

    When I'm working - or even if I request a bit of info, often an Ubuntu system generated window with that info will only appear...
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    [ubuntu] eth0 not working on 15.04

    Hello all from NY,

    I have a recent clean install of 15.04 and have encountered no problems at all as I personalized it over the last few days...until I tried connecting via a cable to the net. My...
  5. [SOLVED] Re: New Chrome install - start without terminal?

    I did, but that didn't work either. It appears I was merely ahead of the curve, as deaflower suggested. While I was mucking around with all the possibilities, I was notified there were updates to...
  6. [SOLVED] New Chrome install - start without terminal?

    It's funny - the first 6 answers on Google all tell me how to start Chrome VIA the command line.

    Running 14.04 on an HP laptop. Had Chrime and wanted to update with newer more secure version.
    ...
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    [ubuntu] Scroll mousewheel to move Unity Launcher

    Hi All,

    I have noted (via the Google) that there is no longer an option to scroll through the Launcher with the mouse wheel. I am wondering if this has been fixed yet. I followed directions to...
  8. [ubuntu] Re: HELP: Total Freeze - Ubuntu 14.04

    Hi,
    No help here, but a fellow traveler on the road of freezing. Installed 14.04 on release day and recieved the first update and itnstalled it.
    Running: hp Envy dv6 with Intel® Core™ i7-3630QM...
  9. [ubuntu] Re: grub does not appear after unetbootin install of Ubuntu 12.04.2 on a Win8 laptop

    You're right about the extra boot entries - I have about 8 more than I did before I pushed the 'Fix Common Errors' button. I'll follow your link, thanks.
  10. [ubuntu] Re: grub does not appear after unetbootin install of Ubuntu 12.04.2 on a Win8 laptop

    oldfred,

    Thanks for the quick response. I got into Ubuntu and let boot repair work its magic. I have two pastes to offer. the ifrst is before any attempt to fix and the second is after. I was...
  11. [ubuntu] grub does not appear after unetbootin install of Ubuntu 12.04.2 on a Win8 laptop

    Hello all,
    I have tried to follow the directions found here and on IRC to install Ubuntu 12.04.2 from a live CD with no joy.
    So, I opted to try the live USB installation using unetbootin. Some...
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    Re: Opinion On Bean Hiding?

    Before I read this post, I knew beans could be hidden but I didn't know how to do it and I was too lazy to research why. Now I know but I'm too lazy to bother hiding these beans of mine.

    This...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Adding items to Places menu

    That did the trick! Thank you.
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    [SOLVED] Adding items to Places menu

    Hi all, I'm running 10.10 on an old Gateway 7330gz and am wondering how to add other locations (Downloads and Documents, specifically) to the places menu. Any suggestions will be appreciated.
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    Re: Good Coffee that Doesn't Cost a fortune?

    It just occurs to me, another great blend is Cafe Le Monde - it's coffee and chicory. That may sound strange, but when made into a nice cafe au lait with warm milk it's delicious. It's a fave down...
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    Re: Good Coffee that Doesn't Cost a fortune?

    There's a chain called Peet's on the west coast. They recently started packaging beans and ground coffee. I am able to buy it in NYC at Stop & Shop for $10/lb. Amazon and eBay have it, but they're...
  17. [ubuntu] Re: Dual Boot installation recommendations?

    Thank you both for your responses - I will do my homework and give it a try and let you know what happens.
  18. [ubuntu] Dual Boot installation recommendations?

    Hi all,

    I want to install both Win7 and Ubuntu 11.04 on a P4 white box with 160gb hdd and 2 gigs of RAM. I'm just wondering, if any of you have the experience, which is easier to deal with in...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Rollback to Thunderbird 4?

    Hi and thanks for the quick responses.

    I did indeed add from the ppa and did as suggested. I am back where I need to be.

    I truly appreciate the help and will mark this thread as solved.
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    [SOLVED] Rollback to Thunderbird 4?

    Hi,

    I have Thunderbird 5 on an old 7330gz Gateway laptop and it is using way to much RAM. I would like to return to Thunderbird 3.1.*. Is there any way to do this without having to compile the...
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    [ubuntu] Thunderbird 5 resource usage

    Hi all,

    I am running Tbird 5 from the ppa on an old Gateway 7330gz with 1 gig RAM.
    It seems to run much slower and uses a significant amount of RAM to get the same jobs done as Tbird 3.*.

    Any...
  22. Thread: XChat?

    by BeachBuddah
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    [SOLVED] Re: XChat?

    IRC or Internet Relay Chat is a form of chat like the Yahoo or MSN chat rooms- just older. There are many different servers on IRC. The official Ubuntu channels are on the Freenode server, but...
  23. Thread: I got ink!

    by BeachBuddah
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    Re: I got ink!

    I like the piece - congratulations

    Remember Terminator was just a flick - Nerdlife is a state of mind...

    Took me almost a decade to get what I thought I wanted - and no doubt almost 20 years...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Live CD will not re-install 10.10

    Sikander

    I did as suggested. The CD data was not corrupt and when I tried to install again everything went according to plan. Thanks...:popcorn:
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    [SOLVED] Live CD will not re-install 10.10

    Hi all.

    I installed 10.10 about a month ago and am loving it. But I have some serious connectivity and graphics issues. At this point it is just simpler to reinstall from the live CD.
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