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    Sticky: [SOLVED] Re: Laptop COMPATIBILITY List.

    1. Lubuntu 14.04 LTS
    2. Dell
    3. Inspiron 710m

    I know no one will probably buy this laptop anymore which is pretty old. But my grandmother uses it as a facebook machine.
    First off, when booting...
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    Sticky: [SOLVED] Re: Desktop Hardware Compatibility List.

    1. Ubuntu 14.04 amd64
    2. All-in-One with Touchscreen
    WDC WD5000AAKS-55V0A0 Hard Drive (containing 500GB), Optiarc Bluray Drive
    3) Sony Vaio VPCJ115FX
    4) VPCJ115FX
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    Re: satellite 500 microphone problem

    Hello...

    Can you try going into your sound settings and checking under the input tab and see if the mic is recognized ?

    This is to check if it's actually working, I've had that problem on my...
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    Will we ever get past UEFI?

    I'm not really asking for help but If I was to buy a new laptop, it would obviously have UEFI Secure Boot enabled. My question is will we ever be able to boot and install a Distro of our choice on...
  5. Re: Ubuntu won't boot, GRUB doesn't appear at startup, boot-repair cancels itself

    Are you trying to dual boot? If so...
    I think Windows might be at the MBR (Master Boot Record) go and download EasyBCD from Windows and Configure it to allow a boot from your Linux Partition...
    ...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Which Ubuntu is perfect for my old pc ?

    Try Xubuntu 12.04, I was really satisfied with how well my Dell Inspiron 710m (10 -12 year old laptop) is working with it.
  7. [ubuntu] Re: Macbook Air: black screen on second HDMI display

    Probably nVidia.... (I'm gonna take a blind stab) Does your Mac have intel intergreated graphics?
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    Re: How to "Buy" a game listed at $0.00?

    Most of these pieces of proprietary software just needs you to have an Ubuntu account... Just log in and you're good to go.

    As my cousin always said: "If they don't have your card, they'll never...
  9. Source Engine for Linux (FPS Rate with Intel HD 4000 1st gen)

    For those on the laptops (or desktops) with this graphics chip,
    how choppy is your gameplay compared to playing it on your Windows partition?
  10. [SOLVED] Re: Dell Inspiron 710m, non-PAE: Kernel Panic while Installing Xubuntu 12.04

    Done.
  11. [SOLVED] Re: Dell Inspiron 710m, non-PAE: Kernel Panic while Installing Xubuntu 12.04

    I went on with the installation, everything works perfectly! I've been testing it for nearly two hours now. No kernel panics and updates came flawless.

    Thank you both for help.
  12. [SOLVED] Re: Dell Inspiron 710m, non-PAE: Kernel Panic while Installing Xubuntu 12.04

    I remember exactly checking the boxes...
    I'll try again.

    did you install b43 before or after the OS installation completed?
  13. [SOLVED] Re: Dell Inspiron 710m, non-PAE: Kernel Panic while Installing Xubuntu 12.04

    So I connected it directly via cable without tinkering with the wifi card on live cd and the same thing happened.
  14. [SOLVED] Re: Dell Inspiron 710m, non-PAE: Kernel Panic while Installing Xubuntu 12.04

    I got past PAE, it boots perfectly into a live session... It's the broadcom chip that screws everything up.
  15. [SOLVED] Re: Kernel Panic while Installing Xubuntu 12.04?

    I wasn't able to go past the screen that asks, "Is your computer plugged into a power source, connected to internet, has xx GB available" When I push continue, it locks up and panics.
  16. [SOLVED] Dell Inspiron 710m, non-PAE: Kernel Panic while Installing Xubuntu 12.04

    I have this old Dell Inspiron 710m notebook that does not support pae but found Xubuntu 12.04

    I installed b43 broadcom drivers on the live cd and when I decided to install, it panicked I assumed...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Ubuntu 12.04 damaged my window 7 bootup.

    As Ubuntu becomes more of a seperate OS than just an application, it needs more than just being installed as Wubi.

    Try a partiton or installing it in a VM.
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    [ubuntu] Ubuntu 13.04 Acer Chromebook?

    Did anyone ever understand how to install 13.04 on a Chromebook with unity?

    I really would like to upgrade but in months past with this chromebook, i've ended up going back to 12.04.

    I'm using...
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    [wubi] Regular BIOS - Windows 8

    I've been using Ubuntu 12.04 on an older PC without much issue.
    I wanted to put it on my newer PC that I got with Windows 7, now with Windows 8.
    It has booted from a live CD many times before, but...
  20. Re: Almost solved: Broadcom Corporation BCM4401-B0 driver breaks in latest update

    Permanent solution is to look up an Intel Wi-fi card compatible with your Vostro and use the driver provided by ubuntu.

    I had a Broadcom card that wouldn't have it's firmware recognized no matter...
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    Re: No wireless on Dell N5110 with any driver

    Broadcom really does suck, I am typing this from a Dell Inspiron 1520 that used to have the Broadcom Wi-fi chip.

    I recomend getting another wireless card that has an open source driver, I...
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    Re: Steam for Linux: Team Fortress 2 black screen

    I figured out that my version of OpenGL is not sufficient foe my hardware. TF2 requires version 3 and I have 2.1, unless Valve adds support for 2.1 we are going to be stuck with a black screen, Thank...
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    Re: Steam for Linux: Team Fortress 2 black screen

    I'l take a look at that when I have the chance.
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    Re: Steam for Linux: Team Fortress 2 black screen

    I am still getting a black screen and said problems despite looking and entering those intel commands.

    I think my problem maybe this.
    I may need an multi arch alternative.
    sudo apt-get install...
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    Re: Steam for Linux: Team Fortress 2 black screen

    Does this help? This is the my system specs according to Steam.
    I got lost after I fixed an error when it would not start at all.



    Processor Information:
    Vendor: GenuineIntel
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