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  1. Re: au.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu 403 errors

    Cheers for that.
  2. au.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu 403 errors

    Any time I try to install anything, I encounter 403 Forbidden errors from http://au.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu (202.158.214.106). It's been like this for about three days now. Sure, I can change...
  3. [xubuntu] Xubuntu 17.04 - no network connectivity -at all

    I downloaded Xubuntu 17.04 today via torrent and burned it to USB. The torrent and the burned distro both pass CRC. It loads fine both on my laptop and my gaming PC, but on neither computer will it...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Installed Mate, How Do I "Activate" It?

    Hmm...you should be able to choose what window manager you want to use too if you have more than one installed - as you do.
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    [SOLVED] Re: Installed Mate, How Do I "Activate" It?

    Try logging out. At the log in prompt, there should be an option to choose MATE.
  6. [xubuntu] Re: Cannot access WebDAV directory on remote host

    Bump. Someone out there must know how to fix this. I'm coming to the conclusion it's a nautilus/caja thing. It doesn't have the right plugin or protocol installed to understand webdav.
  7. [xubuntu] Cannot access WebDAV directory on remote host

    Hi,

    I'm trying to connect to my webhost via a webDAV connection using caja. It doesn't connect and I get the following error message on a dialogue box:

    Error: Not a WebDAV enabled share
    Please...
  8. [SOLVED] Re: Remembering default browser - asks me every time I login

    Yes, that fixed it. Thank you very much.
  9. [SOLVED] Re: Remembering default browser - asks me every time I login

    Hmm, tried the gksu route. Did what you suggested but it's still presenting me with the dropdown box when I click on Browser - and Chromium still isn't remembering the default browser setting. I...
  10. [SOLVED] Re: Remembering default browser - asks me every time I login

    Xubuntu 14.04



    Yes, already said I've done that. What's happening is that it's not taking heed of the preferred application setting. I'm getting the dropdown dialogue when I click on browser -...
  11. [SOLVED] Remembering default browser - asks me every time I login

    Title says it all really.

    But...when I click on the Browser icon in the menu, I get presented with a dropdown of choices - despite having set Chromium as my default in Preferred Applications....
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    Re: Fab Febuary Screen-Shots

    Somewhat tweaked install of Elementary OS. I'm liking this distro more and more every day.

    http://i.imgur.com/zNgEzRb.jpg
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    Re: Janiform January Screen-Shot Thread

    Stock standard install of Distro Astro 2.0, which is a Mint respin designed for astronomy and scientific use. The wallpaper is from wallbase.cc

    http://i.imgur.com/bVnM7bN.jpg
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    Re: It takes many steps to log in

    Could you guys please extend the timeout to longer than 48-72 hours or whatever it's set to? It gets old having to log in here every other day, especially with the long-winded process that's in...
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    Re: Linux distribution which looks like Windows

    One that is designed to look like Windows is Linux Deepin. http://www.linuxdeepin.com/index.en.html

    I'm not that fond of it, it's a bit too cute for my liking and it probably fails in many of the...
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    Re: November Nuances Screenshot Thread

    Thanks. Very Giovanni Piranesi-ish.
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    Re: November Nuances Screenshot Thread

    Hi,

    Do you have a link to the original picture?
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    Re: Word association

    Island
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    Re: I need a teacher....Two to Samba!

    Hmm, wasn't aware of that. It's actually a Fuduntu (RIP) tutorial. Well, that's another illusion shattered, that Samba is the same on all distros.
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    Re: I need a teacher....Two to Samba!

    Easy. The OP used it for a day or a week or so, decided it wasn't for him, went back to whatever he was using and comes back to Linux 6 and a half years later. What a strange assumption to think he's...
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    Re: What can Windows do that Linux can't?

    The things that cause Windows to BSOD half the time, i.e, bad RAM, will bring your Linux box to a grinding halt as well.
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    Sticky: [SOLVED] Re: Laptop COMPATIBILITY List.

    Version of Ubuntu: any
    Laptop maker: Activo
    Laptop Model: EV 5000
    Known issues: fingerprint reader lacks a Linux driver and the Fn+F12 combo will not turn on bluetooth.

    = = =
    Moved to...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Getting laptop FN key to work (bluetooth)

    grep -i '0a12:0001' /var/log/syslog returns a blank.

    I tried a few boot options. I got a kernel panic with pci=noacpi and a couple, like noapic and acpi=force resulted in a hung computer.
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    [ubuntu] Re: How Do I Access BIOS?

    Try what Microsoft suggest here: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dn336946.aspx
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    [ubuntu] Re: Getting laptop FN key to work (bluetooth)

    I think this is the tab you mean.

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    Re: other Fn keys. Yes, they all work bar the Fn+F12 combo. Fn+F2 turns off the backlight, for example and Fn+F5/F6 change the volume up and down.
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