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Virtualization: no network access for guestview story

http://forums.fedoraforum.org – I have a dual core 64-bit laptop running F20, and I got it to run Windows 7 as a guest through virtualization: qemu and virt-manager. Problem is: Win7 cannot access network. Is there some standard way to troubleshoot this? The network device driver is installed. Many thanks. (I didn't touch virtualization before). (HowTos)

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Cheap and effective portable speakers for laptop for < $40view story

http://forums.anandtech.com – Are any of these somewhat cheap $20-$40 portable toy speakers actually better than laptop speakers? http://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_no...able%20speaker Just wondering if they're worth the money or if they're just a gimmick. (Hardware)

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Google releases Google+ Auto-Backup for desktopsview story

http://www.talkandroid.com – Google’s Auto-Backup solution for photos is a great way to keep your stuff backed up on your phone or tablet. Apparently, Google thinks the feature was pretty nice, too, so they’re finally bringing the option to the desktop through Picasa. (IT news)

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NAS building VS buying a pre-built machineview story

http://crunchbang.org – Thanks for the responses so far, people.@anonymousanonymous wrote:1. Although I have no personal experience, I read very good things about Synology's NASes.Same here. But I can't find anything on how "secure" these actually are.anonymous wrote:2. (HowTos)

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Microphone being detected as "Headphones"view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I have an HP Pavilion 15-e073ca, which has a combo headphones-out/microphone-in jack. I recently purchased an external microphone, a Nexxtech desktop microphone. (Hardware)

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Black screen when I login in Ubuntu 13.10view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi! Summary: When I login to my user account, neither Unity nor Gnome load and I get a black screen. When I got my laptop, I installed Ubuntu alongside Windows 7 (must've been 11.04 at the time). Unfortunately, Ubuntu was never able to tame my Nvidia graphics card. I think I remember I had to reset the driver settings but it completely broke everything, Windows included. Everytime I tried. (Hardware)

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laptop wont boot after updatesview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – Hello all.I'm fairly new to Arch, love it so far, but theres a definite learning curve to it.I just updated through pacman, then after restarting it said the kernal did not boot, the rpc pipe for my nfs share, and a shared ntfs drive did not mount. I got a emergency shell, so I commented out the drives and shares that were causing problems. (HowTos)

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Chromebooks' Success Punches Microsoft in the Gutview story

https://www.linux.com – Chromebooks had a very good year, according to retailer Amazon.com and industry analysts. And that's bad news for Microsoft. Chromebooks had a very good year, according to retailer Amazon.com and industry analysts. And that's bad news for Microsoft. The pared-down laptops powered by Google's browser-based Chrome OS have surfaced this year as a threat to "Wintel," the Microsoft-Intel olig (Hardware)

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Multi computer setup at 2560x1440view story

http://hardforum.com – So, I have a unique situation, and I haven't found a solution to it. I'm curious if anyone here might have ideas I haven't been thinking of. Currently, I have a 1600x1080 display. I have it sitting on a KVM. (Hardware)

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How to find which process closed a specifc application on Windows 8view story

http://superuser.com – My system starting behaving "weirdly" after installing a software on my Windows 8 laptop. I noticed for example some hidden program closes some of the softwares I start like VLC and Task Manager. It also starts some other applications without prompting. So, I would like to know if there's some kind of software showing which process send a "CLOSE" event for example to the Task Manager. (HowTos)