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unable to change the screen resolution

I am unable to change the screen resolution. My PC is ASUS M/B and using onboard graphics. I installed the Ubuntu 11.10 thru VMware player. In the appearance window it is showing a resolution of 1920 ...
2
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1answer
1k views

How to connect to internet through VM's internet connection?

I am new to Ubuntu. I have a wimax connection(UH-235). I connect the device through USB. The connection must be DHCP(assigned by the service provider). Problem is, the driver+connection manager ...
1
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1answer
3k views

Radeon HD 6850 VMware 3D Support?

I'm a new Ubuntu user (new to all of linux actually). I've installed Ubuntu 11.10 x64 and have been enjoying it, but I wanted to see how it would perform using VMware for small time gaming since I ...
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2answers
1k views

Auto mounting vmware virtual disk on ubuntu startup

How do I mount a vmware vmdk file as /home on startup? I have been using Ubuntu as a VMWare Guest. All My data resides on a single vmdk disk, which I mounted as /home in the VM using fstab. Now I ...
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2answers
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I dont have wireless internet

Im using Ubuntu 11.10 on windows 7 with the VMware program. My laptop is Toshiba Satellite P505-S8980 and I connected to the internet with Wifi. whem I'm using my windows 7 I have WiFi networks, but ...
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0answers
344 views

How do I modify the noacpi option? [closed]

I am new to Ubuntu and have started using it since a week. I installed Ubuntu server 11.10 on a VM created using VMWare player. Once installed, I tried to install Ubuntu desktop using sudo apt-get ...
2
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5answers
12k views

How to enable 3D acceleration under VMware workstation 8?

I saw there are similar questions, but I don't think they answer exactly my questions. Did anyone managed to get 3D acceleration work under VMWare workstation 8? I have VMware 8.01 installed on ...
3
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2answers
18k views

How To Unlock VMware For Use With Mac OS X Guests (Enable Mac OS X Virtual Machines)

i have this problem i'm trying to install Mac OS X Lion 10.7 on VMWare Station 8.0.0, i found some tutorials to install Mac OS X on VMWare but they all was for windows. Although the program is same ...
3
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1answer
315 views

My GUI has downgraded itself, and performance improved. Why and Why?

I am using Ubuntu 11.10. At some point through the day today the GUI seemed to downgrade itself. In some applications the text became grainy, and some icon titles on the desktop became difficult to ...
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1answer
1k views

Guest OS daemon failed. Any idea why?

I am running a guest Ubuntu 11.10 on top of a host Windows OS. When installing the VMware tool set, somehow the execution is aborted. I realized that the Guest operating system daemon failed to ...
7
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1answer
2k views

Unity, VMWare Workstation and the Super (Windows) key [closed]

I frequently run Windows 7 and Mac OS X as guest OS in VMWare Workstation on Ubuntu 11.10. Whenever I hit the Super (Windows) key in Windows/Mac OS the Unity launcher is activated. Even if I'm running ...
3
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1answer
2k views

Mounting NTFS directory from within VMWare image

I'm running UBuntu 11.10 as a guest in VMWare Player on a WIndows 7 laptop and would like to mount an NTFS directory in UBuntu but not sure how to go about it. All the directions I've found are ...