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  1. Thread: Adding printer

    by gillmt
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    Re: Adding printer

    Had the same problem in Gnome but added HPLIP as I have an HP printer - printer appeared in "Add printer" immediately
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    Re: Forum's new look

    Not easy to navigate, not easy to see recent posts - puts me off visiting
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    [ubuntu] Re: Cardreader not working

    Can you use an external card reader with USB connection?
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    [ubuntu] Re: Help me solve a Bluetooth problem?

    Did you have a look in the hardware and laptops forums? There are a couple of how to's which might help. Low batteries are mentioned.

    Sorry I'm not a lot of help - I have only just discovered BT...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Help me solve a Bluetooth problem?

    I see "visible" isn't checked - perhaps the mouse can't see the PC?
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    [ubuntu] Re: Help me solve a Bluetooth problem?

    Possibly a silly question but have you looked at your BT settings/preferences? Perhaps you could try setting up a device again?
  7. Thread: Sony ereader

    by gillmt
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    [ubuntu] Re: Sony ereader

    You can use Calibre to download and organise free books (Gutenberg web site and others).

    Lots of Linux people have had problems downloading books with DRM which use Adobe Digital Editions and I...
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    [ubuntu] Re: why do USB ports keep failing?

    Hi

    I had a similar problem with USB hardware not working correctly and I replaced the PSU which seemed to improve things for a while - then the trouble started again and this time I cleaned up and...
  9. [ubuntu] Re: Hard Drive messed up after installing ubuntu 10.10

    Hi
    Search the forums for advice about reinstalling windows - I guess your XP cannot see any file system other than FAT32 or NTFS - you will probably have to use something like GParted to reformat...
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    [ubuntu] Thunderbird segfault

    Last night I left the Desktop for a while and when I came back, Thunderbird, which had been sitting in the systray (Firetray) had disappeared.

    Each time I restarted Thunderbird the programme...
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    [all variants] Re: Help me choose a printer?

    I have an HP C7280 which works fine - it is detected immediately. I set it up wirelessly without switching on any PCs and I can share it between two Ubuntu and one XP machine (one with a USB...
  12. [ubuntu] Helping partner to change from XP to Ubuntu

    I have been using Ubuntu on our home network via a router and powerplugs. My partner uses XP but her PC is slowing down, after a brief improvement when we fitted new RAM. She is now interested in...
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    Re: Home finance/budget software ?

    KMyMoney - easy to use and better than M$ Money I think.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Uninstall Help !!! Please !!

    You will need to format your HD - Windows isn't clever enough to read the format of the Ubuntu partitions. You will also need every single CD with every driver you have for each device etc and even...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Evolution new mail pop up.

    "Mail notification" - sound when new mail arrives, number of mails received and hovering over gives details of mails
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    [ubuntu] Re: Gnome desktop delay?

    Yes, exactly the same
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    Re: Do you recommend 64 or 32 bit?

    I have found that there are still a few problems with 64 bit - 32 bit works great nearly all the time now. Wine seems to work better in 32 bit for me and I cannot see any performance improvement with...
  18. [other] Re: How can I got Threads I Posted some days ago?

    Use the "Search" function between "New Posts" and "Quick links" - choice to find all your posts or all your threads
  19. [ubuntu] Re: When I send a document to print, is doesn't work

    Don't know what is happening with your printer but if I was in the same position I would delete the printers, reinstall CUPS (which I had to do with all three of my Lucid installs and then everything...
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    [xubuntu] Re: Reinstall problems...Grub fatal error?

    Please note - I am definitely not an expert! I have used GParted to format an HD and it was easy enough for a beginner like me. You could try using the partition editor on your live CD or burn a...
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    Re: rant: openoffice is the plague

    I use OO on my home PC and have downloaded it on my work M$ PC to compare performance. On the whole, I really appreciate all the hard work and thought that has gone into OO - particularly being able...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Can't burn on my UBUNTU 9.10

    Could you try K3b?

    Have you recently installed Ubuntu - did you have any other OS before and did your DVD burner work then?
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    [ubuntu] Re: Jaunty won't recognize external USB hd

    I think that if you leave a CD in the drive or a USB device plugged in when you boot your PC and your BIOS is set to boot from anything other than the HD first, it will be looking for an operating...
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    [ubuntu] Music Collection

    Can anyone help please - I decided to convert all my music to OGG using sound converter and I deleted the original tracks.

    I have lost all the information which went with the albums so now I have...
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    [ubuntu] Re: How can i run (.exe) portable apps

    If you have a look at the PA site, I think wou will see a post involving John Haller (?) about being able run PA on Linux if you have Wine installed.
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