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Cannot enable desktop effects on a Thinkpad X220

My environment is as follows: Laptop: Thinkpad X220, Intel HD graphics family(i915). Dual-OS: Windows 7 professional, Ubuntu 10.10. My problem is I cannot enable the desktop effects. I have installed ...
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Thinkpad (T510) Display Port to HDMI TV

I'd like to connect my laptop via a displayport2HDMI adapter to a TV. I tried simply connecting everything, but unfortunately that didn't work. I also didn't see any option in nvidia-settings to ...
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Thinkpad W510 with default graphics drivers shows weird brightness issues

Hey guys, I am currently running 10.10 - 32 bit on a new Thinkpad W510 with nVidia Quadro FX 880M graphics card. I am running with the default graphics drivers that installed with ubuntu install. My ...
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Wifi range issues and intermittent dropouts, Thinkpad Edge

If I am more than a couple of metres from my access point (and I'm seeing this across various APs) with my newish Thinkpad Edge 15, running 10.10, the wifi performance becomes ... flaky. When this is ...
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Ubuntu freezes booting up after hibernation

I have a Lenovo Thinkpad Edge 13 (Intel model) I've gotten everything to work under Ubuntu except for hibernation. The system hibernates normally but when Ubuntu tries to boot from the hibernation ...
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1answer
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Is it already possible to enable Compiz on an i5 Thinkpad laptop?

Besides a number of other issues, I still cannot enable Compiz or any effects with Maverick on a Thinkpad X201. I understand this laptop is supported by Ubuntu, yet I have found a good number of posts ...
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1answer
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I am getting a blank screen after opening the laptop lid (resume from standby)

I am using Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick Meerkat. I am getting a blank screen after opening the lid of my IBM R51 ThinkPad, which forces me to restart the system. Suspend mode is not working in my laptop. ...
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Does not recognize usb sticks and drives

When connecting any usb stick to my thinkpad ubuntu 10.10 does not recognize them. I don't see anything on the desktop. the output of "dmesg | tail -n10" gives me: [ 1965.696388] hub 1-0:1.0: unable ...
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1answer
231 views

Can't install on a Thinkpad W700ds [closed]

I want to install Ubuntu on my computer. I don't know much about Linux, but I know my way around a terminal and whatnot. My computer, a ThinkPad W700ds, refuses to read from my CD when booting. The ...
3
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1answer
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Do I need to configure my laptop dock?

I have a Lenovo Thinkpad X61 tablet multitouch computer with a docking station to use DVD player. Can Ubuntu 10.10 or other versions recognize my docking station and DVD player without any special ...
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4answers
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Middle Button on ThinkPad Not Working with 10.10 update

I have a lenovo thinkpad and the center scrolling button isn't working with the trackpoint anymore... it worked in prior versions of Ubuntu with GPointing Device Settings, but not with 10.10. Now, it ...
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Internal microphone is not working after upgrade

My laptop is ThinkPad Edge, Intel platform. My internal microphone stopped working after I upgraded to Ubuntu 10.10. Internal audio analog stereo is checked in Sound Preferences->Input. When I run ...