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Can't un-mute Toshiba A-305 S6916view story

http://askubuntu.com – The Toshiba Satellite A-305 S6916 laptop has six semi-touch buttons above the keyboard. The 'buttons' are capacitative touch areas which toggle on and off. They are back-lit when on, dark when off. The buttons are audio controls -- mute, media, play, stop, back and next. (HowTos)

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Toshiba Thrive Gets Android 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich Ahead of Scheduleview story

http://www.talkandroid.com – The original Toshiba Thrive 10-inch tablet was expected to get an update to Android 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich sometime this fall, but a tasty surprise showed up today for Thrive owners. A post on Toshiba’s Thrive forums confirms that ICS is indeed now rolling out, significantly ahead of schedule. (IT news)

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[ubuntu] No soundview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi all, Sorry another problem. I've installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my Toshiba Satellite P200 laptop, and the sound won't work at all. I've been through all the trouble shooting process but still no sound. I installed additional drivers package and still no sound Can you please help me, the hardware is a ATI/AMD Propietary FGLRX graphics driver. Kind regards Kay (Hardware)

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[ubuntu] Random hard shutdownsview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – For awhile now I've been using 64bit ubuntu on my Toshiba C660, and its been fine except more recently I've been getting random power cuts even though my battery is good and whilst my charger is plugged in. Now I thought it might be due to something wrong in 64bit ubuntu 12.04. So I switched and reinstalled to 32bit ubuntu 12.04. No Help. It did another random power cut. (Hardware)

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Cannot dual-boot Ubuntu and Windows 7view story

http://askubuntu.com – I am trying to install Ubuntu 12.04 on my grandfathers personal computer. He currently has a Toshiba Satellite with Windows 7 Home Premium pre-installed on it. There is a partitioning error because of the partitions NTFS uses. The error I am experiencing is the lack of the following option: "Install Ubuntu alongside Windows 7" Tried using GParted to rearrange the partitions but that didn't work. (HowTos)

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[ubuntu] Laptop built in microphone not workingview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I have installed Ubuntu 10.04 LTS on my toshiba satellite m300d laptop. I have been having trouble getting the built-in microphone to work. I have been looking through the forums but none of their fixes have been working for my problem. Any help would be greatly appreciated. (Hardware)

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Waldorf won't shutdown - Broadcom related issueview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – Hi all,since i installed waldorf i am having this issue. It won't shutdown. Unfortunallyafter the installation the default broadcom drivers provided in the repos weren'tthe one i needed to access the internet. So i installed the package (firmware-brcm80211.deb)manually and voila internet! (HowTos)

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[all variants] New external harddrive: best filesystem to format it toview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I have a new Toshiba StorE Alu 500GB harddrive which came formatted in NTFS. Ubuntu recognizes it (and I've already deleted some and moved to files that came with the hard drive). So I suspect everything' s fine. But I don't know if I should format it to Ext2/3/4 or Brtfs. It will only be used as backup of data. (Hardware)

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ViewSonic Displays Shine with Eco-Friendly Featuresview story

http://www.thevarguy.com – Display manufacturer ViewSonic is proving you don’t have to bust your budget to get high-quality and eco-friendly desktop displays, debuting the affordable and mercury-free VA12 Series. Including in the series are the VA1912m-LED and VA2212m-LED, which start at $125 and $149, respectively, but forgo more advanced features such as touchscreen capabilities. Aimed at SMBs and the government/education (IT news)

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Channel Partner Program Roundup: Tarmin, AMD, Eversyncview story

http://www.thevarguy.com – Happy Thursday, and welcome to this week’s Channel Partner Program Roundup, our weekly collection of channel partner program news without the fluff. (IT news)