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Is there a program for ubuntu in checking system specs? I've tried the onbard one that comes with ubuntu but it Only shows me the amount of memory, Graphics, CPU and Sound - although I need alot more than that as they're stil only brief descriptions. Motherboard and such needs to be included too

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Take a look at my Post, see if its what you want. – Mitch Jul 21 '13 at 10:06

Sysinfo is what you are looking for. It is a graphical user interface application that supplies information about the hardware in your system including CPU, memory, graphics card and the motherboard. You can install Sysinfo using the Ubuntu Software Center, or else open the terminal and type:

sudo apt-get install sysinfo  

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lspci shows everything what your pci bus have eaten

lsusb does the same for usb

For the motherboard, you should be very aware of electronics to detect motherboard by just on it's devices. I suggest to open the case and see.

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