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How to Ubuntu upgrade from 10.10 to 12.10 32-bit [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to upgrade Ubuntu from an ISO image I have Ubuntu 10.10 installed. Kindly let me know if there are upgrades for changing my version of Ubuntu. Thank you for your ...
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Ubiquity installer hangs after “Prepearing to install…”

I have tried this on a brand new latest Xubuntu disk, and then on an old regular Ubuntu 10.10 disk. Both result in the same thing (and I would prefer to use Xubuntu, if possible.) I have tried ...
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How to enable 2D acceleration (preferably using proprietary graphics driver) on 32bit pae kernel?

I recently switched from the generic 32bit kernel to the pae kernel thus enabling 10GiB instead of 3. After switching I noticed a different GUI behavior: When moving windows, I get ~3 redraws per ...
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How can I upgrade a netbook with low system memory?

I have a mini laptop with 100MB remaining (on a 4GB drive). The computer has an SD slot and I have a 2GB SD card available. Xubuntu says that only 2GB are required, I could also have it set up with ...
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Cannot install xubuntu 11.04 because of “signal out of range”

Just grab iso from official site, burnt it on a cd, tried to install, after the first language selection menu, monitor turned black with message: "signal out of range". What can I do, especially, can ...
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Synaptic fails to start from the Xubuntu Menu [closed]

I can run sudo synaptic from the command line and it works fine, but when I try to run Syaptic Package Manager from the menu, it prompts me for my password and tells me the password is incorrect every ...
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How to associate hardware volume control to USB speakers?

My Xubuntu system recognizes my speakers, and I can change the mixer settings to make them the active sound device, but no matter what I do, the hardware dial will only affect the onboard sound ...
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Diagnosing xmodmap errors [closed]

I'm getting this error when trying to use xmodmap to get rid of caps lock: $ xmodmap -e 'clear Lock' X Error of failed request: BadValue (integer parameter out of range for operation) Major opcode ...
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How do I change the GDM Login Window top icon?

After installing xubuntu-desktop on Ubuntu 10.10, The GDM window icon changed to a blue mouse, How to I return GDM to the default Ubuntu theme/icon. I have tried the following which effectively ...