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  1. Re: Asus Eee PC 1011PX - Ubuntu Version Question?

    Thanks. The specs for the Netbook state "Intel® Atom™ N455/N570 Processor ". Therefore, should I install the 32bit or 64 bit version?
  2. Asus Eee PC 1011PX - Ubuntu Version Question?

    Is there a fork of Ubuntu specifically for the Asus Eee PC 1011PX netbook?
  3. Re: Trial Run w/Ubuntu Question #1 - HP Printer Driver

    You will probably find that the version of hplib in your distro of Ubu is out of date. Download the latest version and follow the installation instructions from here:-
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    [ubuntu] Change Main User Name?

    I've done a fresh insall of 12.04. During the installation I entered a username for the primary account. How can I now change this including the main users /home name? There used to be something...
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    [SOLVED] Re: store dvds on hard drive and play back

    I use K9copy for backing up my DVD's to .iso files and Handbrake for compressing them into mp4 files for viewing on the move.
  6. [lubuntu] Re: Dell 450MHz Pentium II 1GB dog-slow with Lubuntu 10.04.4

    I've installed a full Ubu installation and had it running fast on a similar system. You didn't say if you installed the desktop or server variant of Lubu? How did you wipe your HDD ready for the...
  7. Re: FFMPEG: Converting for youtube gray screen problem

    There's a package out there called Record my desktop. I can't remember what format the output is but I've uploaded to YouTube without any problem in the past.
  8. Thread: I cant boot

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    [ubuntu] Re: I cant boot

    Google Boot Repair. Boot from your live media. Install Boot Repair in your live session and run it. Then boot from HDD to see if it's fixed the Grub problem.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Dns server problem

    Can you explain what you are trying to achieve, that is why do you need the DNS service on your Desktop?
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    [ubuntu] Re: Unable to boot - no display

    Installing from an Alternate CD may also be worth a try. I had an old machine a while ago that wouldn't install from the live CD but installed OK with the alternate CD.
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    [ubuntu] Re: new user - Ubuntu Install issues

    Basically, yes.


    A couple of pre requisites:


    1. make sure you have backed up anything you do want to lose from your windoze data.

    2. make sure you have your windoze install media and...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Unable to boot - no display

    Boot from a live CD then in Terminal
    lshw and post the output back here.
  13. [ubuntu] Re: Trouble installing latest Ubuntu on Samsung Netbook

    When the machine reboots do you get the grub boot loader to give you the option of which os to launch? If no then boot from a live USB/CD connected to internet and install Boot Repair. Run it to see...
  14. [ubuntu] Re: It there a LTS version of linux that looks exactly like OSX

    I've had the noobslab Mac theme on my system for a while without any issues.

    http://www.noobslab.com/2012/11/install-mac-os-x-theme-on-ubuntu-1210.html
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    [ubuntu] Re: invalid mout option

    The vfat driver is used in linux to read and write FAT32 and FAT16 partitions. What capacity is the USB stick?
  16. [ubuntu] Re: error copying file Error Splicing File: Input/Output Error

    Try renamimg the file to anything but what it is at the moment and remove all spaces from the file name. Then try again.
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    [ubuntu] Re: invalid mout option

    If the USB stick is of large capacity it may be formatted to exFAT by default. You will need extra packages to support this. Google: for a ton of guides.

    Mark
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    [ubuntu] Re: nitroshare-wireless connection

    Others have also reported slow transfer rates with Nitroshare. Try these links:-

    https://launchpad.net/nitroshare

    http://quickmediasolutions.com/apps/14/nitroshare

    I would check to see how...
  19. Thread: No wireless

    by mapes12
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    Re: No wireless

    Looks like it's a know bug. Have a look at the bug report for possible solutions:-

    https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/jockey/+bug/989610
  20. Thread: Internet

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    [ubuntu] Re: Internet

    You're describing an ethernet adapter but I think what you have is a wifi USB adapter. If I have this correct then try this link:-

    https://bbs.archlinux.org/viewtopic.php?id=149329

    but note...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Connect to Wireless Systems

    The campsite wifi network has no idea if your connecting with Ubu, windoze, a Mac or whatever. Sounds to me as if there is a problem with your Ubu network settings. Does Network Manager connect to...
  22. [ubuntu] Re: Recommendations for RAID 1 v Other Bootable Backup

    Have a look at Remastersys for creating a bootable backup of your system. Once you have everything tweaked how you like it Remastersys creates a bootable iso file that you can use to reinstall it....
  23. Re: Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Freezing on Acer Aspire One 722-BZ454

    Does the machine work OK up until the point where you launch FF?
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    Re: Installing Ubuntu on a new hard drive

    The short answer is yes Ubu will detect your windoze OS.

    You will need to select the advanced option when you get to the partitioning section of the installation and tell the installer where you...
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    [ubuntu] Re: formatting a usb to have 32kb cluster?

    What are you trying to achieve? USB sticks can be a problem, particularly the larger ones that are formatted to exFat which requires a special ubu package to manage them properly. I'm lazy and plug...
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