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    [ubuntu] System freezes when doing a Fn F7

    This has been going on since I got my system 76 Lemur. When using HDMI and external monitor with FN + F7 in order to switch modes the system sometimes totally locks up and I need to hardboot my...
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    Re: New user in town

    Welcome! I think if you are into programming that you will really enjoy linux.
  3. Re: Problem restoring Grub after updating to Windows 10

    http://www.supergrubdisk.org/ this has saved my butt in the past. Not sure if it still works with new releases or is still maintained.
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    Re: How did you switch to linux?

    it took me a little searching but here is literally the video where I learned about linux and took my plunge : http://www.zdnet.com/article/try-a-free-operating-system/
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    Re: How's your backup solution?

    I have a pogoplug and a custom python program that does all my backing up. I came up with this idea that instead of creating backup lists and all that I basically just put a file called "check" in a...
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    Re: Friday I am coming home to ubuntu

    I have an ARM chromebook so not really many options. I have been using crouton to tide me over. I got the Lemur from system76 because yeah I like a light weight system. I have been into open source...
  7. Re: What was the oldest computer that you have ever used?

    The oldest one had to be either a 386 I had as a kid or this ****** Toshiba I had at one point running windows 3.1
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    Friday I am coming home to ubuntu

    Hey all,

    It's been a while since I have been on here. I switched to chromeOS for a while. But my system76 laptop arrives Friday. I am coming home to Ubuntu as I cannot stand chrome any longer.
  9. [SOLVED] Re: torguard Lite application will not launch in 13.04

    Hi Zeros,

    Yes that is a problem with the new version of ubuntu there is no gksudo. you can actuall install it if you want. this post will show you how to install it....
  10. [SOLVED] Re: Windows 7 doesn't show up in the grub menu-entry

    I would say try using Rescatux... Everytime I have had the kinds of issues you are having it has saved my ass. http://www.supergrubdisk.org/rescatux/
  11. [SOLVED] Re: torguard Lite application will not launch in 13.04

    Okay I figured this out. It had to do with a program really more written with 12.04 or 12.10 in mind then 13.04. Basically they were trying to set com.canonical.Unity.Panel to all for the whitelist...
  12. [SOLVED] torguard Lite application will not launch in 13.04

    I am using the TorGuard application that is designed for ubuntu for the TorGuard Proxy. When I attempt to launch the application it says that I need administrative privilages. I put in my password...
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    Re: Defense Zone screen resolution issue.

    The Game settings didn't have anything about screen resolution. I am playing in Full Screen Mode.
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    Defense Zone screen resolution issue.

    Graphics Card: Nvidia GT 645
    Scree Resolution: 1920X1080

    When I load Defense Zone The resolution of the game is all wrong. The graphics are pixilated and the game is so zoomed in I can't really...
  15. Re: Experience with commercial apps on Softvare Center

    I just wanted to let you know that I have purchased apps on the market and I don't mind paying for an app at all. I like to support developers when I can. I wish they would also add an optional...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Lock up during file transfers

    win8hr: Yes it appears to be during large file transfers and downloads. I don't know how you figurd those commands out but I will give them a try! Is there anything that I should be looking at that...
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    [ubuntu] Lock up during file transfers

    Hi All,

    I don't really know where to begin in diagnosing this issue. My system will sometimes lock up totally during file transfers or downloads. At least it seems thats when it most often...
  18. Thread: Power Users

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    Re: Power Users

    I think that this is a self proclaimed title. However in general a power user is a step above an end user. This also leads to several levels of power users. types of things end users do: Read email,...
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    [ubuntu] revelation copy username and pass

    Hi,

    This works on my desktop but not on my laptop for some reason. I set the option to have revelation copy the username when I copy the password. When I go to do past I find that no username was...
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    [lubuntu] Re: no window boarder in tunderbird

    umm I installed that module now i still don't get any windows boarders there is just no error messages
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    [lubuntu] no window boarder in tunderbird

    I have run into this in both 11.04 and 11.10 for some reason there is no window boarder in thunderbird. This is really annoying. it just opens full screen and there is no way to minimize it or do...
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    Re: Do You Miss Anything From 11.04?

    The Gnome devs are going to be dropping support for gnome 2 and newer apps are going to be coded for the newer DM and not Gnome 2.
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    Re: Do You Miss Anything From 11.04?

    What I miss:

    1) evolution mail... it been my mail client for years. the migration to thunderbird has been pretty nice.

    2) gpass it's been my password manager forever. thankfully I was able to...
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    Re: 10.10 users downgrade to 10.04?

    I have been using 11.04 without issue. I like unity. I went back to gnome a few times and found myself missing unity. You can really run any DE you want to in ubuntu so I don't see what the big issue...
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    Re: Will you upgrade or install fresh?

    as usual I will be doing a fresh install. I have noticed that if you upgrade through a few versions you start wishing you had installed fresh.
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