[ubuntu] I cannot get your machine to boot XP on startupview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi, I have installed Ubuntu 12.04 in my Laptop HP Compaq NX 7300. Now i want to load Windows XP but i cannot Get a Boot at Start Up. I am unable to load XP now. Please help. I only have Ubuntu in my Laptop now. I use Virtual Box but there also Windows does not load. (Hardware)

[ubuntu] GParted hangning on partition resizingview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi. I am running Ubuntu 12.04 on a Compaq nc6320. I am using GParted to try to resize a 1.5 TB NTFS partition to 500MB. I started this process yesterday and it seems to be hanging on the actual resizing of the partition. I've attached a screenshot of the current state in which it has been for around 12 hours. (Hardware)

Manually deleting my ubuntu partitionview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – Can anyone tell me how to delete ubuntu from a linux / windows dual boot system without harming windows? I ran the sudo fdisk /dev/sda command in a linux terminal and got the following output: /dev/sda1 - system /dev/sda2 - Compaq diagnostics /dev/sda3 - HPFS/NTFS/exFAT /dev/sda5 - W95 Ext'd (LBA) /dev/sda6 - Linux /dev/sda7 - Linux swap / solaris From my online searches, I know how to delete (HowTos)

[ubuntu] Debian will not start in dual-boot with 12.04view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Debian 6.0.4 will not start on my dual boot with Ubuntu 12.04 I installed Ubuntu first but I tried to make Debian the root file system, it's on a partition. I have a Compaq Presario Laptop with 2.9 GB of memory I get this error when I try to select it in the grub boot loader ############################ Gave up waiting for root device. (Hardware)

[ubuntu] Can't connect to wifi with wpa securityview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hey everyone, I'm new here, and sorry if this has already been answered, but I can't use the search bar on my ipod touch (closes out the dropdown box when I type). Anyway, I got my Zyair AG-200 wireless adapter working with ndiswrap and configured my home wifi connection there. (Hardware)

[ubuntu] How to "claim" a wireless cardview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Just got a new compaq presario cq57. I've been trying all day to get the wireless working. So far i've come up with pretty much no results. i've gotten ndiswrapper and the driver for my card, and it recognizes the hardware, but the wireless card is still coming up unclaimed. I've been reading every post and how-to guide i've come across, but they haven't gotten me anywhere. (Hardware)

[ubuntu] How to download packages after minimal installation using Huawei 3g USB modemview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi everyone, my computer is a compaq presario 12XL307 with 64MB ram and a 10 GB HDD. I decided to do a minimal install because I have only 64MB of ram and I really don't want it to be slow. I installed looking at a tutorial on the net. (Hardware)

12.04 Stability, Compatibility and Operational Problemsview story

http://askubuntu.com – Today I installed Ubuntu 12.04 a full 5 times. But the continuous output of nonsense errors. First, let me give hardware information; HP Compaq 6735s Laptop; Amd Trion X2 Mobile 64Bit Precessor (2.2 ghz) 4 Gb Ram 512 MB Ati Mobility Radeon HD 3200 GPU All the installation attempts, the ATI fglrx driver has failed. The screen is now frozen in striate. (HowTos)

[ubuntu] 12.04 runs not as expectedview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – My system is fairly decent, even cutting edge at one time. It's got an Intel Core 2 Duo E8400, 4 GB of Performance RAM, and an ATI Radeon HD 4670 1GB. My system runs OS X Lion BEAUTIFULLY and Windows 7 runs decent. But I'm tired of these commercial operating systems and decided to go back to ubuntu (on a spare hard drive, of course!), my last version was Gutsy Gibbon. (Hardware)

[ubuntu] 12.04 will not boot after clean installview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I have a Compaq SR5130NX (originally Win7) which was given to us with no HDD. I installed a Seagate 40G hdd in the machine and installed 12.04 from the Live CD. No install errors reported. After install the computer will not boot - we get a Read Error. Tested the HDD with SeaTools (DOS), drive looks good. Erased HDD and reinstalled 12.04. (Hardware)