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Choose vga output on port replicatorview story

http://askubuntu.com – I have an Acer laptop with a port replicator, the Easyport IV. System specs: Acer laptop, Travelmate 8172 Intel HD graphics Ubuntu 12.10 My problem: I have two VGA ports. One directly on my laptop and one on my easyport of course. Most of the times I am forced to use the VGA socket on my laptop, which somehow defeats the purpose of a having port replicator. (HowTos)

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[ubuntu] looking for a new wireless router (maybe)view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – My wife just got a System76 Gazelle Professional and the wireless acts strangely - and I think it is just incompatible with our "routers" If the laptop is plugged in (power) it will connect and work well. (Hardware)

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Acer expected to debut $99 Iconia B1 Android tablet next yearview story

http://www.talkandroid.com – As expected, Acer is planning on releasing a $99 Android tablet come 2013 in hopes to directly compete with Android’s other low-budget tablets such as the Kindle Fire and Nexus 7. According to the Wall Street Journal, Acer has already submitted the 1.2Ghz dual-core tablet for approval with the FCC. (IT news)

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[ubuntu] boot error: kernel bug + invalid opcode @ CPU1view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hello everyone. Sorry if this thread is not in the right place. I have a dual boot ACER laptop with Ubuntu 11.10 and W7. The graphics card is an ati mobility radeon. Some times, only when i choose ubuntu to load in the grub, after 2 or 3 seconds i get this error: I reset the system and all is well. I boot into Ubuntu just fine. Has anyone faced something like it? (Hardware)

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[ubuntu] Bricked my laptop while trying to format and install Ubuntu 12view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – So I wanted to format my old laptop which used to have Ubuntu 10 on it and Windows 7 (32 bit I think). I downloaded the latest version of ubuntu and set it up to boot from a USB drive. (Hardware)

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[ubuntu] Can my laptop support Ubuntu 12.10?view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi, I am new to Ubuntu and I would like to give Ubuntu 12.10 a try on my laptop. I am using an Acer Aspire 4530 laptop with the following specs: AMD Turion X2 Dual Core processor 2.10GHz 3GB RAM NVidia GeForce 9100MG GPU I am thinking of replacing my current Windows Vista OS(32-bit) with Ubuntu, so will it slow down my laptop? (Hardware)

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Acer Aspire V3-551-8469 NX.RZAAA.008 Notebook & Fedora 18 64 Bitview story

http://forums.fedoraforum.org – I've just purchased a Acer Aspire V3-551-8469 NX.RZAAA.008 Notebook and had some concerns i'd like some feedback on. First of all its my understanding that this whole uefi situation will be resolved with fedora 18 is this accurate? also what is the best way to ensure that all of the hardware will be detected and functional my thoughts were creating a live usb. (HowTos)

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[ubuntu] USB Device - Change/Assign driverview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I have a USB device (a display colorimeter for calibration) that I need to get working. I have the drivers, but I do not know how to assign them to the device. I am not very good at working within Ubuntu yet, but here is the info I have: Bus 001 Device 002: ID 0bda:0158 Realtek Semiconductor Corp. (Hardware)

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Which Bootloader is Used on a Chromebook?view story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I installed ChrUbuntu on an Acer C7 Chromebook, and I am able to dual boot Ubuntu 12.04 and ChromeOS and to control which OS loads by default. I tried to edit the /etc/default/grub file and did run update-grub successfully but saw no effects. I was trying to enable a "dmesg" style verbose system loading screen instead of the quiet splash screen (during the Ubuntu boot). (HowTos)

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12.10, acer 4736g ubuntu locks screen instead of hibernateview story

http://askubuntu.com – a few days ago i was looking a way to make my laptop's hibernate process faster. after searching on the internet, i found an intruction to install uswsusp for faster hibernate process. 'sudo apt-get install uswsusp' 'sudo apt-get install hibernate' 'sudo ln -sf /usr/sbin/hibernate /usr/sbin/pm-hibernate' but, after i did that command line, now my laptop cannot hibernate. (HowTos)