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    [ubuntu] Panel Empty!!!

    I was messing around with settings and things, REALLY long story short.... I can no longer tell what is being used on my desktop on the panel. I have to use alt+tab to select anything. Or have...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Game Install

    Not really. I never installed it. I moved on with my life. :cool:
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    [ubuntu] Re: Connect to printer wirelessly

    There seems to be a problem. What you said helped me, but there was "an error during the CUPS operation: 'client-error-document-format-not-supported'" any ideas?
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    [ubuntu] Connect to printer wirelessly

    I am on my computer upstairs, with Ubuntu, trying to connect to my downstairs computer, with Windows. I've been able to do that fine, but I'm trying to connect to the printer connected to my...
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    Re: The Off Topic Game

    Pandora is beast.
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    [gnome] Name the Panels

    Is there a package/upgrade that will allow me to name my panels? I have 4, one with play, one with church, one with school and one is personal. So, is there a way to display "School" on the panel...
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    [all variants] Re: DVD opposed to CD

    Just kidding, I got it.
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    [all variants] DVD opposed to CD

    I was having some sound problems when I upgraded from 8.10 to 9.04, so I read that I should download a CD instead of upgrading, but I don't want to go out tonight and buy blank CD's, I have DVD's. If...
  9. Poll: Re: Is Google Chrome Real Competition?

    From what I've read since posting this, Google will add money to the Linux community. This will be awesome because it will just give straight up publicity to Linux as a whole. Do you think that with...
  10. Poll: Is Google Chrome Real Competition?

    Google has announced that they will create an open-source OS, set to release in 2010. This is obviously a scare for Windows, because how can they compete with Open Source's security? But, will this...
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    Re: Free Beginners Guide

    Another great book that I've used, which you can also get on Google Books, is Beginning Ubuntu Linux, 3rd edition. It was created for 8.04, but is easily used for 8.10 and 9.04
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    [ubuntu] Re: Game Install

    This is what I typed in:
    nathan@dell-desktop:~/Desktop/micropolis-activity$ ./Micropolis

    And this was the result:
    Starting Micropolis in /home/nathan/Desktop/micropolis-activity ...
    Welcome to...
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    Sticky: Re: Joining the Beginners Team

    I would like to join the beginners team, because I feel like I know nothing :D
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    [ubuntu] Re: Game Install

    I got all the way to the last step. When I tried to run "./micropolis" it just said No such file or directory. So, I don't know where to go from here. It worked for the most part, then failed at the...
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    Re: The person below you game

    Nope, I don't. The person below me wants to dual boot Ubuntu and Windows 7
  16. [all variants] Re: Advice for Absolute Beginner! please...

    To my knowledge, Kubuntu is basically Ubuntu with KDE installed on it. KDE is just a package of software (games, office apps, etc.) instead of what Ubuntu has. It has a different style and it uses...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Game Install

    If you meant the letter "l" this is what I got:
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    -rw-r--r-- 1 nathan nathan 3723053 2009-07-07 12:45 micropolis.xo

    If you meant |, as in the symbol usually above the Enter key, this is...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Game Install

    Its definitely a Linux game. When I run the find command, it says "No such file or directory" even though the folder is on my desktop, I can see it in plain sight. There is a Python Script with a...
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    [ubuntu] Game Install

    I want to install the game 'micropolis' similar to Sim City. I downloaded the folder for install here. I am confused as to how to now install that onto my computer. What commands do I need to run in...
  20. [ubuntu] Re: Wireless LAN card is not working!

    I had the same problem. It was a silly mistake on my part. Go to:
    System<Administration<Hardware Drivers
    There should be available drivers and your LAN card should be there with the appropriate...
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    [ubuntu_studio] Built in Webcam not working

    I have an Inspiron 1545, using Ubuntu 9.04, just installed today. The only problem I have not been able to solve so far is how to use my built-in webcam. The Device Manager says this:

    Model:...
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    Re: Are you a thread killer?

    Hmmm....is this a stupid enough question: What is Linux?
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    [ubuntu] Re: Laptop keyboard skipping

    I had this same problem on my laptop and I tried to avoid the touchpad. When I made a conscious effort to avoid the touchpad, I had no problems. If you need to be typing extremely fast, learn how to...
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    [ubuntu] Webcam not detected

    When I bought my laptop, Dell Inspiron 1545, Ubuntu 8.10 was already installed on it. A webcam was built into the computer. I typed into the command line, "webcam" and through a series of processes,...
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    Re: Are you a thread killer?

    Don't think that you're going to kill this thread.
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