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May
4
comment Drawbacks of using preload? Why isn't it included by default?
@Frank use the 'ref' buddy! BTW I just reposted the info. So don't kill the messenger. If you think you can improve on the answer, by all means edit it. Otherwise...
Apr
5
comment Compositing managers
@Jesse no output, no display using this method, however using an open terminal with just the code I am able to return the expected. The CODE DOES work, thanks
Apr
4
comment Compositing managers
@Jesse USING XFCE
Apr
4
comment Compositing managers
@vasa1 nothing in .config/autostart for a comp-manager
Apr
4
comment Compositing managers
script fails to run using suggested!! Free Replay, Try Again
Mar
31
comment Recent Qt repository
The PPAs are not needed anymore, all of Qt 5.0.1 is now in the Ubuntu 13.04 archives. Just install 'ubuntu-sdk'! ~found here launchpad.net/~canonical-qt5-edgers/+archive/qt5-proper
Mar
19
comment How to run two DE's on one partition
@Sergey the suggestion failed. The answer must be NO!
Feb
7
comment How to use ZTE AX326 Modem on Ubuntu 10.10?
While this link may answer the question, it is better to include the essential parts of the answer here and provide the link for reference. Link-only answers can become invalid if the linked page changes.
Feb
6
comment How to lower the HDD temperature
gnome-disk-utility can query S.M.A.R.T. attributes
Jan
27
comment how to make a bootable iatkos usb on ubuntu 12.10?
possible duplicate of How to create a OS X Mountain Lion Bootable USB drive on Ubuntu?
Jan
26
comment Live Ubuntu 12.04 USB Disc not detected in UEFI
possible duplicate of Installing Ubuntu on a Pre-Installed UEFI Supported Windows 8 system
Jan
21
comment mounting skydrive as a folder
possible duplicate of How do I mount a Windows Live SkyDrive account as a partition?
Jan
16
comment Lubuntu 12.10 - Running Synergy On Boot
@EliahKagan noted
Jan
16
comment How to run two DE's on one partition
hummmmmmmm..on the right track. thanks @Sergey
Jan
16
comment Asus F5R Webcam shows black screen in Skype and Cheese, but works fine with VLC and Camorama
This question appears to be abandoned. Unaccepted answer or unanswered, could you perhaps add more detail to your question? If this question no longer applies then you can either delete it or answer it yourself if you've solved the problem. Flagged for closure. Thanks!
Jan
15
comment How to install Lubuntu Desktop Environment and ONLY the desktop environment?
+1 for your approch to solve - upvoted
Jan
15
comment Software center from kubuntu
Welcome to Ask Ubuntu! Whilst this may theoretically answer the question, it would be preferable to include the essential parts of the answer here, and provide the link for reference.
Jan
15
comment Remount NAS drive with GVFS and user rights when network re-connects?
please accept your own answer
Jan
15
comment How to remove leftover unity-webapps-facebookmessenger icons?
possible duplicate of How do I remove a website from Ubuntu's web applications?
Jan
14
comment How to remove omgubuntu web app from ubuntu?
Please post back your orginal method of installation