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using pidgin

new to it all ca some one explain how to use pidgin as a messenger i just keep getting no server and not linked ha some one got the instructions or some were i can get them

new to ubuntu and linux

can any one explain in easy terms how to install amsn so i cn get messanger some one help please.

No sound on My GQ laptop

I had ubuntu 8.10 then i upgraded to the latest version. While installing well upgrading everything went well. Then i had to restart the laptop so the upgrades could take t on my top right handside there is a speaker icon on ubuntu but it slashed out and it says that it does not work at all it's slashed out. There is no sound on my laptop factory speakers. And the movie player does not play anything at all well music files. I have to play them through Rythombox music player. When ever i want to hear sound coming from the laptop i have tu use alternative speakers through the usb speakers system. Is there anything i can do. I have a GQ laptop with an AMD mobile sempron 1.6 with 2 ghz ram. that is the laptop i am using.

No Sound on my Dell Latitude D810

Help Installing

I am running install from a disc on a new, blank hard drive (on a desktop - older Compaq). While Ubuntu is loading, installing, it just goes straight to a blank screen without a cursor. I have done some Internet searches and it appears others have this issue but I am not seeing any resolution. Can someone please assist?

Step By Step Ubuntu 9.10 (Karmic) LAMP Server Setup

In around 15 minutes, the time it takes to install Ubuntu Server Edition, you can have a LAMP (Linux, Apache,MySQL and PHP) server up and ready to go. This feature, exclusive to Ubuntu Server Edition, is available at the time of installation.The LAMP option means you don’t have to install and integrate each of the four separate LAMP components, a process which can take hours and requires someone who is skilled in the installation and configuration of the individual applications.

ubuntu software centre problem ! it does not work !

I made a fresh installation of Ubuntu Koala 9.10
the Software centre does not work ! when I click the install button it doesn't install the application, it doesn't shows any error. it freezes without doing any thing. what should I do?
I ticked the 2 basic repositories and I made a reload but it still the same !
Please help me !
It makes me crazy !

Luckybackup - A powerful, fast and reliable backup & sync tool

LuckyBackup is an application that backs-up and/or synchronizes any directories with the power of rsync. Its main features are: backup, safety, synchronization, exclude/only include options, allows custom rsync options, remote connections, restore and dry-run operations, scheduling, profiles and command line mode.
It is simple to use, fast (transfers over only changes made and not all data), safe (keeps your data safe by checking all declared directories before proceeding in any data manipulation ), reliable and fully customizable.

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gsm network disconnected

hi,
How to connect internet in ubuntu 9.04 using gpr.i am using my sonyericsson w580i .

Enable/Disable write support for windows NTFS partition with simple click

If you are using Windows and ubuntu as dual boot and if you want to access your windows partition you need to follow this procedure.This tutorial will explain how to access your windows partition in simple way.ntfs-config program allow you to easily configure all of your NTFS devices to allow write support via a friendly gui. For that use, it will configure them to use the open source ntfs-3g driver. You’ll also be able to easily disable this feature.

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how to format a pendrive in linux

hi everybody im new to Linux I just wanted to know how do we format a pen-drive TO D VARIOUS FILE FORMATS

CHANGE THE USER PERMISSION IN UBUNTU

SYSTEM -> ADMINISTRATION -> USER AND GROUP -> UNLOCK -> TYPE YOUR PWD -> SELECT USER NAME -> PROPERTIEC -> AND CHANGE IT

Ubuntu en Bogotá

Ahora he estado en unos cursos del SENA

Bueno, he aprendido algunas cosas, pero de las que más
me han gustado ha sido una distribución de Ubuntu, que recientemente
he instalado en una Pentium IV y corre bien, se enlaza al Internet, e instala
Net Beans y Postgresql asì como también XAMPP

Ubuntu 9.10 Does Not play my 5.1 speakers

I have Built in Sound card 5.1 speaker supported,In Windows they play very well,bt in Ubuntu i just hear sound from my Front speaker.

Howto setup Wireless on Chrome OS

Chrome has recently been open sourced by Google as a developer preview. Its very young, clearly has some issues and needs serious work, however it is usable and lots of people have managed to get it running in a virtual machine or via a USB key.

Chrome OS is clearly based on Ubuntu(if you press Ctrl+Alt+T to open the terminal, you can see the Ubuntu Karmic development branch message) meaning hardware support should be excellent. However, its been heavily stripped downFor most people, Wifi doesn’t work. Without Wifi, Chrome OS is pretty useless as it relies heavily on “the cloud” for most of its features.

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