[ubuntu] Printer causes shutdownview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Running 11.04 SMB printer HP Photosmart 7150 shared by Windows XP sp3 USB printer Epson CX8400 AIO and yes everything works 1. Sent job to SMB printer and waited but no response so I sent the same job to the USB printer. 2. USB printer did not respond so I sent the same job back to the SMB printer and it started to print. 3. After the SMB job was finished the USB job started to print. 4. (Hardware)

Live USB Install Puts Linux On Your Thumb Drive With Easeview story

http://www.makeuseof.com – Boot one of over a hundred Linux distros from a USB disk. With Live USB, software you can run on both Windows and Linux computers, it only takes a couple of clicks to make your USB disk a bootable Linux disk. The live CD just might be the most useful tool in any geek’s arsenal – we’ve pointed out 50 uses for live CDs in the past and plan on showing you many more. (General)

How to Migrate From Windows to Linuxview story

http://linux.bihlman.com – By Mario Pesce Introduction When a few years ago I decided to move from Windows to Linux (I created on my machine separate partitions for Linux and booted from Lilo or Grub either into Windows or into Linux, according to job requirements. I normally used my laptop PC during the day in a company that had a Windows based LAN and therefore I normally had to boot in Windows during the day whereas I wo (General)

[ubuntu] USB 3.0 is too slowview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi, I am asking for help to find out how to make USB3.0 working faster than USB2.0. (Hardware)

[ubuntu] Installing 11.10 32-bit dual-boot on a HP Pavillion DV6-6140us Llano systemview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I just installed Ubuntu 11.10 32-bit Desktop Edition in a dual-boot configuration on a two-day-old HP Pavillion DV6-6140us with Windows 7 preinstalled. Installing Ubuntu took a few hours and caused me a bit of frustration, so I figured I'd clean up my notes and share them. The DV6-6140us runs an AMD Llano APU, consisting of an AMD A8-3500M CPU and an AMD Radeon HD 6620G GPU. (Hardware)

[SOLVED] Installation Guide for Brother HL-2130 on Ubuntu 11.10 64 Bitview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – In this post, I am gonna guide you how to set up brother hl-2130 lazer printer driver properly on 64 bit ubuntu 11.10 system. Installation Guide for Brother HL-2130 on Ubuntu 11.10 64 Bit 1. On Ubuntu 64 system you must be sure that you have the files that involve 32 bilt lib files. (Hardware)

[ubuntu] Problem mounting usb device (should appear as usb storage)view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I am having problems mounting an OWL wireless electricity meter, that should be seen as a usb storage device, at least on windows. I would like to be able to access the data on the device to monitor my generated electricity, but want to do this from ubuntu, not windows. However, it seems that it is not being recognised, and I do not know how to proceed, as the messages provided in dmesg etc see (Hardware)

[ubuntu] Debugging terrible battery life HP DV4-1225dxview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi all, I'm looking for advice to improve the terrible battery life on my HP DV4-1225dx. I'm running an up to date 11.10. There are a few problems with it: 1) The battery only lasts about an hour on a full charge. 2) Any time I unplug it, ubuntu thinks it's about to run out of battery and hibernates (once it wake it back up, it doesn't complain for ~ an hour). (Hardware)

[ubuntu] touchpad/cursor problem in 11.04view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi guys, Running 11.10 and windows 7 in dual boot.All was well untill updates from few weeks ago and after that my touch pad became unresponsive and cursor is stuck.The external USB mouse works like a charm. Also when i boot into 11.10,the cursor works normally when i have to enter my password but gets stuck when desktop comes up. Touch pad is working normal in windows 7 so we can rule out touc (Hardware)

[ubuntu] Touch-screen driver problemview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – OS: Ubuntu 11.04 – Natty Narival BIOS: ASUS EFI BIOS Utility: Version 2.00.1201 Monitor: LG – FLATRON T1710 SITUATION: The official driver for the LG monitor, only supports winXP and winVista OS. (Hardware)