Assistance optimizing #! performance in VBox VMview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – Hi there everyone!One of my #! installs is in a VM, since I need Windows on the machine for some work-related reasons.  I'm witnessing some mild performance issues, in window response, mouse scroll lag, things of that nature.  I've had this issue in other DE's but some are more snappy, like Mate desktop in my Mint install. (HowTos)

How to Make Ubuntu look like Windows Vista?view story

http://askubuntu.com – For Starters, I do know that this sounds weird to want it to look like vista and not win7, but I just don't like how win7 looks, that's just me, you can not change me. I have searched on google quite a bit looking for this, nothing shows me to make 12.04 look like vista, just win7. Is there an Ubuntu theme available to make it look like Windows 7? So if you could help me, thanks! (HowTos)

ftp server connection failed on vistaview story

http://serverfault.com – On a vista pro, I activated ftp server with "Activate or deactivate Windows-functionality" > IIS (rough translation). I can't connect to ftp even in localhost: C:\...> ftp localhost Connection refused Port 21 is not opened: C:\...> telnet localhost 21 connect failed $ netstat -a | grep 21 no result Where to look at to find a hint? (HowTos)

Ubuntu sul Nexus 7: un video del portingview story

http://www.oneopensource.it – Come a voler sottolineare l’annuncio di Mark Shuttleworth di voler concentrare i prossimi sviluppi di Ubuntu sulle performance hardware e, in particolare, sull’ottimizzazione energetica in vista delle versioni di Ubuntu per TV, smartphone e tablet, ecco arrivare un video che mostra Ubuntu 12.10 in esecuzione sul celeberrimo Nexus 7 di Google. Il video è stato caricato nientemeno che d (Software)

Linux 3.6 Debuts with 5 Major Advancesview story

https://www.linux.com – Among the most visible features in the 3.6 kernel release is a “hybrid sleep” capability much like what has long been offered by Microsoft Windows. But plenty of other goodies also promise to improve life for Linux users, however. (Software)

How do you add to context menu "Open as Read Only" in Windows 7/Vista for docx, doc, xls, etcview story

http://serverfault.com – Microsoft word has a built-in way to open files as Read only from context menu. If you Shift+RightClick you get an option but it doesn't work. If you look online for this you will find a lot of ways for Windows XP to fix the Shift right click (Link) context menu option. But for windows 7, I couldn't find anything. (HowTos)

[ubuntu] Boot hanging at initramfsview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I have virtually no experience with Ubuntu! A customer has asked me to recover his data (created in Ubuntu). This on a Toshiba laptop with Win Vista dual boot. Whenever the option to boot to Ubuntu is taken then it hangs at "initranfs" and goes no further. (Hardware)

I have an issue booting my system, what can I do to fix it?view story

http://askubuntu.com – I cannot boot into Linux or Windows now. I did the boot repair but every time I turn my computer on it goes to Windows then into recovery mode and I went through that and it still brings me back. I can only get in Ubuntu through the live disc. This is my paste: Boot Info Script 0.61.full + Boot-Repair extra info [Boot-Info August 2nd 2012] ============================= Boot Info Summ (HowTos)

[ubuntu] 12.04 Post Install SWAP Issue...view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I've added 12.04 three times now. Triple boot on an old desktop w/ Vista(which has serious issues), 10.04LTS, and 12.04LTS. Dual boot along side 10.04. And, on a new laptop with Windows 7, as dual boot. The issue I have is that the swap for the 12.04 always shows as 'unknown'. I discovered on the dual boot with 10.04, that if I delete the 'unknown' partition, or format it to swap (even though, on (Hardware)

[ubuntu] 12.04 Installation issues (with log)view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I have tried numerous times tonight to install Ubuntu 12.04. (Hardware)