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Graphics Card Dilemma

Looking to update my graphics card and cannot decide between the Geforce GTS 450 or GTX 550Ti. I'm not really a gamer. Looking for easy install and stability more than anything. Anybody had any great ...
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Attempting to dual boot Ubuntu and Windows 7 on Sony Vaio with Insyde H2O BIOS

My situation is the same that is addressed here Sony VAIO with Insyde H2O EFI bios will not boot into GRUB EFI and here http://www.hackourlife.com/sony-vaio-with-insyde-h2o-efi-bios-ubuntu-12-04-...
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Grub loading unknown file system grub rescue [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Grub rescue - error: unknown filesystem I am new to Linux. I had Windows 7 installed in my laptop. Yesterday I installed Ubuntu 9.0 from a free CD I got. I choose the ...
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How do I switch channel in Me TV?

I've got my USB DVB-T antenna up & running. Also I've got Me TV installed, and I can watch a channel. My problem is that i don't know how to (supposing here it is possible) change channels: I don'...
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How can I install and use OBLogout?

OBLogout is a expandable, configurable, and theme-able logout script designed to be used in a Openbox desktop environment. This was taken from their Launchpad page, it was created to be used in ...
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How do I fix Input/Output error during Lubuntu installation?

I tried to install Lubuntu on my PC (Pentium 4160 GB Hard disk, 1256 MB Ram). I have downloaded ISO image file from torrent which is on Lubuntu site, then burnt CD at 32x speed and tried to install on ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Does not download updates

I am running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. Update manager shows I have 89 updates available. When I click on install updates it never completes the download of the updates. I think that it never really starts the ...
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Dockbar in kubuntu 12.04 64

im looking for some dockbar like avant-window-navigator in Gnome. I tried Daisy but isnt found in repositories list...I also tried installing the plasma-widget-icon-tasks. I added gnumdk/ppa ...
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How to switch user in gnome shell?

I am using gnome-shell on Ubuntu 12.04. On the guest account, I have this handy option switch user, but when I am logged into my own account it is not there for some reason. Why isn't it there ...
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Ubuntu one deleted files in cloud

I stopped syncing a folder in one pc and then deleted it but the folder is deleted from the ubuntu one cloud storage as well, what went wrong?
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Kernel missing after update, reappears after using Live USB

I run 12.04 on a ASUS laptop that's about 3+ years old, that has a bad battery. (Requires constant AC power.) I recently did an update that included a kernel. I ran the update and rebooted, and for ...
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Do i remember right that the dash had a start page with big icons? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Dash search gives no result My dash start page worked perfectly for the first 2-3 months.. now it is exactly like this for about 2 months: Bug? Should i report it? Is it ...
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gnome-shell, gnome 3, unity, cinnamon, mate confusion

I am thinking about adding something besides unity into my ubuntu 12.04. My questions are this: -If I add cinnamon, mate, gnome2/3, could I still call it it Ubuntu, or would it be Mint? -Why not ...
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Can't connect to Wired Network after installing 12.04

I have installed 12.04 into a used HP Compaq DC 7100 CMT. Plugged in LAN cable into the computer and it says network disconnected. from what I understand on the things I've read, it's not getting the ...
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Cisco Anyconnect flashes then disappears

I have installed the Cisco Anyconnect secure mobility client on my ubuntu 12.05 laptop using the vpnsetup.sh. It always works immediately after running the script but once I power-down then come back ...
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minimal gnome classic on a mini.iso ubuntu 12.04

I installed ubuntu 12.04 from the mini.iso I want the most minimal classic gnome possible, all I ever need is a terminal, wireless connection, chromium and mid-night commander. No video or audio ...
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DPKG upgrade error [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: “E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)” When I'm upgrading with sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get upgrade -y My terminal shows ...
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Disable cover page when printing from gimp

If I print from gimp (version 2.6.11) I get always a cover page. If I print from other applications for example gimp, libreoffice, firefox or just from command line via lpr there is no cover page. Is ...
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No access to internet

I just installed Ubuntu 12.04 yesterday but cannot play song or videos. I don't have access to internet. So what can be the possible solution?
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How to allocate more ram to minecraft?

Minecraft lags badly in my linux than windows! in windows i dont find trouble playing it! My system specs : processor : AMD Athlon x2 260 3.2ghz dual core Graphic ...
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Error while looking for updates

Everytime I try to check for new updates, I always get this error message : W:Failed to fetch http://ppa.launchpad.net/pmcenery/ppa/ubuntu/dists/precise/main/source/Sources 404 Not Found W:Failed ...
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Windows 8 with wubi

I am installing Ubuntu with the Windows installer, however, I am using Windows 8. I need to know if there will be problems with installing it using Windows 8, and I need to know which installation ...
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Lan Driver for Gigabyte g41m combo driver

Linux driver not in Cd of gigabyte g41m combo mother board. Need driver and installation instructions.
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Wanting to install ati driver for duel graphics AMD8 with radeon 6470

With 11.10 I used to download the latest ati driver for my duel graphics Radeon card problem. With 12.04 the graphics problem is resolved it seems. But the Ubuntu driver on my Laptop is burning. So I ...
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891 views

Lenovo Ultrabay Battery for Thinkpad W520

I have seen many people purchasing that accessory for their Lenovo laptops.The problem is that many people are complaining about the fact that even though the OSs are able to see the extra battery "...
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Printer setup problem

Using Ubuntu 12.04 on old used to be XP desktop now dedicated to Ubuntu. Printer is Canon MX320. Had been running it on my other desktop and laptop thru a switch. No problem. Want to eliminate the ...
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wanna stop syncing photos from my iphone and recoup the ubuntu one space that was previously used for this

I used to sync all my Iphone photos via wifi to ubuntu one. I just wanna stop syncing photos from my iphone now and esnure that all the space that was previously used for this on ubuntu one is ...
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No detection of Windows 7 installed already

When I am trying to boot my PC with Ubuntu via bootable USB, it says it doesn't detect any OS installed and asks to install it on whole hard disk. I want to install it along side my Windows 7 OS. ...
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Banshee Amazon MP3 Integration Broken [closed]

Amazon have introduced their new Amazon Cloud Player, bang goes Banshee's Amazon MP3 download support. It really was an iTunes killer for me, but hey life sucks. Will Banshee Support The New Amazon ...
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Why does Microsoft Excel change the characters that I copy into it?

I live in Spain and I am using the English version of Microsoft Excel installed with wine on Ubuntu. The problem is that I use my laptop at work and when I copy text into excel (text that is Spanish) ...
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How do I format the output of nmap to display on conky?

I want to add to the network section of conky a list of all hosts and ips for my network. However I do not know how to format the output in a way I like. I want Live Hosts However this is on the ...
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431 views

How do I install KDE 3.5 or TDE?

I have a machine with low memory, I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 with classic gnome, but I would like to install kde 3.5 or TDE (fork).
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Clementine skips songs on ubuntu 12.04

So I've installed Clementine and it seems to be skipping songs with an error message "Failed to parse stream". I've tried Amarok, but it does the same. No idea what to do here. Any help would be ...
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sometimes, strange audio distortion(peeping, scratching), ubuntu 12.04

i have a problem with my sound in ubuntu 12.04(64bit). the problem is, that sometimes out of nowhere, when switching songs, or playing youtube videos, changing volume with my keyboard buttons, that ...
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How do I install Ductilcad with Draftsight?

Is it possible to install ductilcad with draftsight? Is there any other program with pipe acessóries (like ductilcad) that is compatible with darftsight?
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Can't write to disk

I have seen questions similar to this, but the answers are either beyond me or the situation doesn't quite match mine. Would appreciate some direction. I recently installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. The OS ...
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Garena Plus on Ubuntu 12.04

Does the current version of Garena Plus run in Ubuntu 12.04 without problems? I've tried Wine, but it doesn't work, and I can't find any news about it on WineHQ. I followed the instructions on their ...
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how to setup nouveau driver at boot time in ubuntu 12.04?

I would like add nouveau driver during boot time but I don't know where is the place in ubuntu 12.04 to add modprobe nouveau.
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what packages should I install in ubuntu 12.04 to fulfill opengl requirements for using nouveau driver?

I try to switch from nvidia to nouveau driver via script: !/bin/bash stop gdm rmmod nvidia sed -i "s/nouveau/nvidia/" /etc/modprobe.d/blacklist-nvidia-nouveau.conf update-alternatives --set ...
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New to Ubuntu: Have “old” MSI netbook with XP. Will Ubuntu work? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What are the minimum system requirements for 12.04 LTS? I am taking the netbook on the road but I'd like upgrade the OS and Windows 7 is out of the question. Netbook has ...
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Installation of Ubuntu 12.04 using special characters in password [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I reset a lost administrative password? I just installed Ubuntu 12.04 from USB (new install, new partition) and used special characters in my password, as suggested ...
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jenkins-maven-android when running throwing the error “android-sdk-linux/platforms” is not a directory"

I start setting up the jenkins-maven-android and i'm facing an issue when running the jenkin job. My Machine Details $uname -a Linux development2 3.0.0-12-virtual #20-Ubuntu SMP Fri Oct ...
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How to use ubuntu one? [closed]

Everyone, i'm a newbie, and i've just installed Ubuntu OS a few minutes ago. I've heard about Ubuntu One so much and i want to use it, but i don't know where to begin. Could you give me some help on ...
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Can Toshiba 660D run UBUNTU

I want to buy toshiba 660d laptop and it's come without OS. Can I run UBUNTU 12.04LTS on it? How can I know before I buy it?
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My video Card is not working at its best

I am using Ubuntu on hp pavillion g6 laptop but my video card intel HD graphics family is set always to standard and not performs best. When I minimize any application windows in my Ubuntu 12.04 the ...
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Acer extensa 5630 becomes slow and function key does not working well when connected to a projector

I connect my UBUNTU 12.04.1 on acer extensa 5630 to a Sony projector for presentation, but the system become slow and function key does not working well, when i pree it my laptop monitor goes off and ...
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Display error when installing ubuntu

When installing Ubuntu 12.04 from a usb-stick, as soon as installer runs, an error message appears and I can only see the upper half of the screen. For the way the pointer dissappears at the bottom ...
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How do I display the current local temp.? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there a weather indicator? Before I updated to 12.04, right next to the clock it used to display my current local outdoor temp. Is there a way to get that back? I ...
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Updating Ubuntu

I installed 9.04 from a disc but apparently need to download a new image then burn a CD to get n upgrade to later versions (v12) as there is no supported upgrade from 9.04. When I try to download the ...
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Dont delete files on server when we delete ours? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: auto-remove of files from U1 account as soon removed from U1 folder Currently, when I create a file (in a folder sync with ubuntu one), it uploads it on its server. Then ...

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