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    [ubuntu] Re: Installing Ubuntu on UEFI / secure boot

    what i did was just got a barebones kit from a online vendor. amd 64 bit quad 3 gig, 8 gig ddr3 memory, and a 64 gig ssd desktop. yep it is pleanty fast and about $300. took a few hours and installed...
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    [ubuntu] Re: brothers printer

    "Is there a laser printer that does support lennox"

    dont know about home heating/air conditioning and laser printers ;-D
    but on my linux systems i have two b/w laser printers that work fine
    ...
  3. Re: Thinking of buying a System 76 Laptop, Wondering If I will be able to install Min

    there is a support area for system 76

    http://ubuntuforums.org/forumdisplay.php?f=341

    might post your questions there might have better success


    have you tried a "live cd" of 12.04 or mint?...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Pink and green horizontal lines

    did you install ubuntu first then the video card?
    if so did you uninstall the old drivers ?

    i found out that on nvidia it is best to uninstall then restart and install additional drivers
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    [ubuntu] Re: hardware for ubuntu 12.04?

    try burning the "live cd" and see if the hardware works, or if it tells you there are additional drivers available"
    check out the display, network cd/dvd drive and sound card just by playing with...
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    [ubuntu] Re: deleting autofill programme

    i am not a expert but

    what did you use to install the autofill?

    if you used the software center to install it, then just go back and you can click to "remove/uninstall"

    if you used symantic...
  7. [SOLVED] Re: LibreOffice Links Break when dragged to desktop

    no answers here, sorry
    but it does the same thing to me !
    12.04 gnome
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    [SOLVED] Re: Libre Office Writer

    im not a expert!

    but have a few troubles with ms and libreoffice/open office not displaying a document the same way.

    i have had real good luck with basic documents just by saving as RTF both...
  9. [ubuntu] 10.04 flash upgrade killed flashplayer

    been doing the update manager for a few years now
    i did the flashplayer update and now flash is dead in firefox ;-(
    i use bbc news to check out upgrades and it does not start
    if i go to youtube i...
  10. [SOLVED] Re: a list of nvidia cards, or update list?

    thanks got the great tips !
    i did find if you go to
    usr/share/doc/nvidia-current/readme

    on your current system

    and scroll about 1/2 through it you find a list of what it supports ;-D

    i...
  11. [SOLVED] (Solved)a list of nvidia cards, or update list?

    older computer is getting just a bit old
    so working on building a 3 core amd and want a nvidia card for it
    i have googeled a lot and close as i could come was this !
    ...
  12. Thread: freeze up

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    [ubuntu] Re: freeze up

    details needed

    what is the cpu,memory?
    and what is freezing up?
    is it a dual boot and just Ubuntu?
    if so what programs do it and when is it freezing up?
    what version of Ubuntu are you using...
  13. [SOLVED] Re: update manager "important security updates"

    you can click the arrow next to "descriptions" and expand the bottom of the update window

    then if you click a update

    you will see a description AND change

    think you will see most are for...
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    [ubuntu] Re: No sound output

    just a small suggestion
    the more detail the better the replies

    what is your sound card? make/model on the mobo

    and have you made systems before? ( polite way of asking are you sure you have...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Thunderbird

    see if this helps?
    in tbird at the top

    view
    folders
    all
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    [ubuntu] Re: Adobe not working, driving me insane!!!

    next time can you post your other two links so we can see what has been tried?

    what are the specks on your system?

    memory/processor/video card

    and have you disabled graphic acceleration in...
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    [SOLVED] Re: can't download from software center.

    3 post on the same topic by same person and just says "solved in another post"
    usually people post what fixed it, not just "solved"
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    [ubuntu] Re: How to see your computer specs?

    or
    go to
    ubuntu software center
    search for
    "system profiler and benchmark"
    will give you in a easy to read format a lot of hardware info and usage

    and you can benchmark your system against...
  19. Thread: Cleaners

    by the.phantom
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    [ubuntu] Re: Cleaners

    i have been using "bleachbit" for a few years now and like it

    i do NOT use 11.10 but it was in the earlier versions in the software center

    after install i would update it and be current ( the...
  20. [ubuntu] Re: ntwork won't come back on, wiredbroadband.

    i am no expert !

    but
    how about just trying your live cd and see if that works
    would narrow down a "cockpit trouble" pretty quick

    and if it works then see the network settings and check yours...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Running off cd...

    you might want to do a defrag on win7 BEFORE install or resizing partition !

    i usually do it two times just to make it easier and probably a bit safer to make a windows partiton smaller
  22. [ubuntu] Re: Ram upgrade in netbook has caused a strange isssue

    you could try and run memtest from a live cd
    or
    d/l and burn a iso from
    http://www.memtest.org/

    the d/l from memtest is really light , no graphics, just text

    and see what it thinks of your...
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    [ubuntu] Re: AAX extension not recognized

    not a expert
    but
    don't know what version of U you are using

    in applications install "sound converter"

    do you have the "restricted extras installed?

    when i did it i use the "ugly gstreamer"...
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    [ubuntu] Re: run installed programs

    just go to the "ubuntu software center"
    and install "filezilla"
    will show up under the "Internet" part of programs

    easy to use and set up
    been using it for about 11 years now on all my systems...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Older motherboard and newer Linux?

    i am not a expert !

    but have a few computers and on my "Main" system i am using that processor and have no troubles at all !

    i have taken a few computers that had a operating system on it and...
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