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What do I do with this tar.gz file from Broadcom for my Dell 1510 wireless card?

I just installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my 5-yr-old Dell Netbook in hopes of replacing Win XP. I know diddly about Linux, but I used to be able to get through DOS instructions, so I can type in a terminal. ...
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Dell Mini 10: Poor audio streaming

I'm a newbie, so please be gentle. And apologies in advance if this question has been asked before. I have just installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS onto my Dell Mini 10 and, in general, am very happy with it. ...
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Wireless Card on dell mini 1010 doesn't work

I can't get the wireless card on my dell mini 1010 to work. I need the driver, but I am unable to access the internet from the dell mini 1010. I am able to access it with my lenovo, and I have ubuntu ...
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Best version for Dell Mini 1210 [duplicate]

I went from Ubuntu version 8 something to 13.04 and the system is slow to the point of unuseable. Is there something I can do with 13.04 to make it work or should I install an earlier version? If so ...
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Best ubuntu flavor for my system? [duplicate]

I am pretty new to Ubuntu and Linux in general. I have a Dell Mini 10 with 1gb of RAM. Would like to know if it would be able to run Ubuntu 10.04 without any issues/lag or should I settle for ...
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Optimize Ubuntu 13.04 for netbook (Dell Mini 10v) [duplicate]

I have some slight glitches running Ubuntu 13.04 in my old beloved Dell Mini 10v. How can I optimize the graphics for it? It has got 1Gb of RAM and an N270 Atom processor. Very minimal graphics too. ...
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How do I reset the network stack as if from a reboot?

Sometimes my netbook (Dell Mini 10v with Broadcom bcm4322 wireless adapter, Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS) gets into a state where it can see wireless connections but not connect to them. Rebooting always fixes ...
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How to fix the Dell Mini 10v (1010) touchpad with Ubuntu 12.04.1

I've just installed 12.04.1 from scratch on my Mini 10v, and the touchpad is behaving a bit oddly. It's got buttons integrated into the touchpad, and it looks as though a touch on a button is also ...
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How do I re-install 11.10 and wipe out 12.04?

I have had nothing but problems with 12.04 and want to return to 11.04. I do not want to try to fix it at this time and want to go back to what worked well for me. Can someone point me to the ...
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Wireless Card Driver for Dell Mini 1012 using Ubuntu 12.04 not detected?

I have tried every solution given on the forums and the original "Wireless Card Driver for Dell Mini 1012 using Ubuntu 12.04?" question here in Ask Ubuntu and I am still not able to get my wireless ...
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Wifi disabled on dell Inspiron Mini 10 (1018) [closed]

My netbook cannot access the wifi network, and I cannot enable it. This is the second time this has happenned. The first time, it came back after a lot of restarts and BIOS factory resets. Ubuntu ...
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Dell Inspiron Mini 10 boots into black screen, and only top half paints

I'm a first time Ubuntu user. Just installed 12.04. Only the top half of the display paints, and when I reboot, the screen goes black. My only work around is closing the laptop until it ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 logon issues on Dell mini 10 GMA 500

I recently upgraded my mini 10 to Ubuntu 12.04 and have been having the following problems. On a normal startup, the computer boots to a black screen. If I press F6 on startup and boot from the non ...
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How to Adjust screen brightness on Dell Inspiron Mini 1010?

I just bought a used Dell Inspiron Mini 1010...and when I hit the brightness buttons (F4 and F5) it does nothing. Is there a different way to adjust brightness, or how do I get these buttons to work! ...
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Can you install applications onto different partitions?

I have a Dell Inspiron Mini 10 netbook running Windows, but I want to get Ubuntu or some distro onto it. I have installed Ubuntu 10.10 before and it runs flawlessly on it. So, the Mini 10 has a 8GB ...
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How to make the TV tuner in the Dell Mini 1010 work?

I need some help in fixing up the TV tuner in my Dell Mini 10.10 in Ubuntu. It worked in Windows with Dell's default Dell Digital TV. I've tried using Kaffeine but that didn't work.
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Dell Mini 10 Mouse Pad Problems [closed]

After going from 10.04 - 10.10 (not upgraded, completely reinstalled because of upgrade issues) I found a weird problem with my mouse pad. Whenever I clicked on the left or right mouse buttons ...
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“No required driver detected for unity” on Dell Mini 1010

I want to "try" ubuntu-netbook off the livecd on my Dell Mini1010 (Poulsbo Intel GMA 500 graphics card). It tells me that there is: "No required driver detected for unity. You will need to choose ...