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Apr
28
comment Play Window Games on Ubuntu
Looks like you should stick with Windows on that one, or at least dual boot, probably not all your games will work perfect.
Apr
28
comment Changing the X11 default pointer size
you might need to scale them manually in a program like inkscape
Apr
23
comment GitHub for Windows, but for Ubuntu
stackoverflow.com/questions/1516720/git-gui-client-for-linux
Apr
22
comment Tap-to-click not working in Lubuntu 14.04
If guest works fine, I would consider migrating her files to a new user account.
Apr
21
comment Skype-wrapper cannot be installed in Trusty
we normally add comments on the main question, and bounty for an answer. I'm adding a bounty on the duplicate question specifically for trusty, please follow that question.
Apr
21
comment How can I assign custom icons to folders persistently?
Awesome I kept thinking there should be a better type for the desktop file. I'll double check how that works and edit that in, thank you :)
Apr
20
comment How can I assign custom icons to folders persistently?
but not possible like that ;)
Apr
20
comment How can I assign custom icons to folders persistently?
at least for drives: askubuntu.com/questions/70867/… and I can think of a way by making a custom launcher for a hidden folder that might work ;) sit tight for a bit.
Apr
18
comment Ubuntu 14.04 Netbeans 7.4 installation problem
please add answers in a "answer", not in the question, you can also answer your own question, as we do not use "solved" here
Apr
17
comment Serious errors were found while checking the disk drive for /. - Ubuntu 14.04
yeah, hopefully it will give you enough time to get the important stuff off ;) before the extra sectors run out
Apr
17
comment Serious errors were found while checking the disk drive for /. - Ubuntu 14.04
These are signs that your hard-drive is dying. Promptly try to get important data off and replace it.
Apr
17
comment Ubuntu server 14.04 (final release) doesn't boot
what type of graphics?
Apr
17
comment Files being destroyed without consent
hm, what format are you using for the file system, are these drives shared with a windows computer/ dual boot(if so do you use hibernate on windows). and how do you remove the drive from ubuntu (i.e. eject, safely remove, from the file manager or the launcher)
Apr
16
comment Files being destroyed without consent
How do you transport the drives, at any time have they been dropped, left in the heat/cold, near magnets?
Apr
14
comment paid for ubuntu extra on paypal (twice I think) and it never brought me back
brought you back to where?
Apr
13
comment What is Ubuntu?
also: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ubuntu_%28operating_system%29
Apr
11
comment Why do I see two network indicators in Ubuntu 14.04?
Try that command, something must have pulled it in as a dependency in the update.
Apr
11
comment Why do I see two network indicators in Ubuntu 14.04?
and a duplicate: askubuntu.com/questions/364717/two-wifi-icons-in-panel - basically installing unity8 will give you the extra one so do sudo apt-get remove indicator-network
Apr
10
comment Two Wifi Icons in Panel
did you happen to install unity8 to try?
Apr
2
comment Has Canonical really sold to Facebook?
@AdityaPatil not for me it wasn't, now it is the 2nd. (remember the date line)