Tag Info

Hot answers tagged

3

TL;DR Call the "workstation group". They have a direct line 1-877-671-3355 and are knowledgeable about the Ubuntu laptops that DELL sells. They will help you directly if you have a hardware issue. If it is a software issue, they will open a ticket with special support that (I was told) has no direct line and they will call you back directly. Don't call ...


2

Go to the system settings and then click on Power. On that menu, you can configure the closed lid behavior.


2

I found a solution for my VN7-571G-56N0 Touchpad: ↳ SYN1B7F:00 06CB:2970 UNKNOWN My solution isn't nice but its a workaround. Obviously the Touchpad isn't detected by the driver. I don't have another explanation for such a bad configured driver. Step 1: Download enable-rightbutton.sh Step 2: Identify your touchpad ID using xinput Step 3: Activate the ...


2

Easy: convert your picture (using any picture program like gimp) to a square png and save it somewhere where all users have access. Then use it in the Add User Image...


1

Canonical Ltd. which is the company behind Ubuntu has a hardware certification program. Here is a Ubuntu community wiki page with details about companies that sell computers with pre-installed Ubuntu (no need to pay for MS Windows licence): https://help.ubuntu.com/community/UbuntuPre-installed You can check the official certification data at this link ...


1

In the terminal: sudo gedit /etc/default/grub Change GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DEFAULT="quiet splash" to GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DEFAULT="quiet splash acpi_osi=" Save, then sudo update-grub Restart computer. The function keys (fn+F5/F6) should now be active.



Only top voted, non community-wiki answers of a minimum length are eligible