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    Re: New to Linux and can't get Chrome installed

    Don't think anyone's mentioned the easy answer. Surely the point is that you don't generaly install things in the same way in Ubuntu as you do in windows. Ubuntu generally installs from a PPA,...
  2. [ubuntu] Re: ChrUbuntu mount error/authentication issues/iomem error

    I used an earlier version of Chrubuntu for my Samsung S550. Worked perfectly (tho see later). All I did for the user name was went into user accounts after installing and changed my user name and...
  3. Thread: Vinyl to MP3

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    [SOLVED] Re: Vinyl to MP3

    Sorry I'm a bit late to the party, only just clocked the thread.

    I'd be suspicious of the turntable. I rigged up my 30 year old turntable through the amp and into desktop PC. One issue I had...
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    [xubuntu] Re: Alternative menu for Xfce?

    application finder..? I thought it was standard in XFCE, I added that to my lower panel
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    [kubuntu] Re: Heat issues with HP dv5000 laptop,

    Have you tried looking for proprietary drivers? Go to system and the additional drivers icon. I had similar issues with an HP laptop (tho different model) and one thing that helped was installing...
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    [ubuntu] Re: How do I get flash running on an old pc?

    I got Flash working on 11 year old HP, using flash-aid add-on in firefox. It means using a slightly out-of date version of flash so I installed no-script add-on as well.

    Sorry I don't have time...
  7. [xubuntu] Re: best printer brands for linux (xubuntu 13.03 and above)

    HP have worked for me (had two printers)...also in independent surveys their ink has been reasonably cheap
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    [ubuntu] Re: Brand new battery - capacity reduced

    Did you install using the Chrubuntu script? If yes, I don't think it was to do with the over discharge you mentioned. My S550 never got low. And it isn't a problem with Ubuntu generally - I have...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Brand new battery - capacity reduced

    I haven't tried tweaking software or different kernels - too complex for me. I'm also not convinced about kernel 3.9 - the S550 Chromebook runs on 4.0.

    I don't have a solution, but I do have a...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Ubuntu using alot of power

    Can you use up/down keys or tab key to select the options and try them out? I'd start with troubleshoot.

    You sound seriuously unlucky with this - it isn't usually so painful. Do check out the...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Ubuntu using alot of power

    I had problems for another HP model, conversation here


    http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1994528&page=3&p=12086641#post12086641

    read back and see some of the suggestions...proprietary...
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    [xubuntu] Screen resolution notification

    Hi, minor irritation. When I log in, I get a screen resolution notification, and can't work out how to stop it.

    I have xubuntu 12.04 installed on Acer Aspire One A110L - as I say, minor...
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    Re: Using Ubuntu for the first time, having a problem with the Wi-Fi

    Don't worry you'll get over this little setback. Others will be able to help more technically, but my advice (based on slightly different HP laptop with different wireless card is to try different...
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    [ubuntu] Re: SAMBA Share won't mount.

    Hi I had share issues in 12.04, not sure they related to upgrade but I missed something obvious. I think this highglghts the need for some decent, well publicised how-tos for Samba.

    Do you have...
  15. [ubuntu] Re: Lenovo G580 - Broadcom BCM4313 stop working after kernel upgrade

    I had similar issue (though on 12.04 not 12.10) and the issue was a new version of the proprietary driver for Broadcom 4313. There are a number of solutions on this post
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    Re: Wireless not working after kernel upgrade

    Solved - apparently due to latest version of Broadcom proprietary driver not being compatible with Ubuntu 12.04. Need to revert to previous version.

    See pages 2 and 3 on this thread
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  17. [ubuntu] Re: Broadcom 802.11 Linux STA wireless driver problem?

    Success!! Thanks mikewhatever.

    When I did the sudo apt-get purge, I got this message:

    The following package was automatically installed and is no longer required:
    ...
  18. [ubuntu] Re: Broadcom 802.11 Linux STA wireless driver problem?

    Thanks Mikewhatever - I'll give it a go in a bit and post back. Just had to surrender the laptop to someone with homework to do!
  19. [ubuntu] Re: Broadcom 802.11 Linux STA wireless driver problem?

    $ dpkg -l | grep bcmwl
    ii bcmwl-kernel-source 5.100.82.38+bdcom-0ubuntu6 Broadcom 802.11 Linux STA wireless driver source


    $ dmesg | grep wl
    [ 0.000000] DMI: Hewlett-Packard HP Pavilion dm1...
  20. [ubuntu] Re: Broadcom 802.11 Linux STA wireless driver problem?

    Appreciate your help. Tried sudo modprobe wl, got

    FATAL: Error inserting wl (/lib/modules/3.2.0-37-generic/updates/dkms/wl.ko): Invalid argument

    ...any thoughts?
  21. [ubuntu] Re: Broadcom 802.11 Linux STA wireless driver problem?

    Not there yet, sadly. Successfully installed the old version using apt-get method, but lshw -c network shows wireless is still unclaimed. Have re-booted a couple of times.

    Is it to do with...
  22. [ubuntu] Re: Broadcom 802.11 Linux STA wireless driver problem?

    Mikewhatever, thanks - will give it a go later. Off to work (wrong time zone I guess!)
  23. [ubuntu] Re: Broadcom 802.11 Linux STA wireless driver problem?

    Hmm tried that without success. After restart lshw -c network showed wireless is unclaimed.

    Looking at this link https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/bcmwl/+bug/923809 (see post #25)...
  24. [ubuntu] Re: Broadcom 802.11 Linux STA wireless driver problem?

    There definitely seems to be some new problem with Broadcom 4313 after a recent update. I had been using the proprietary driver for months (12.04 64-bit). Then a week or so ago it just stopped...
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    Wireless not working after kernel upgrade

    My kernel updated to 3.2.0-36 last week, and my wifi stopped working - it could still see networks, but would not connect. The card, I'm afraid, is Broadcom 4313. I had been using proprietary...
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