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July 31, 2009
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hard disk not detected [Solved/Closed]

Hello, my laptop(acer Aspire 5570Z) while booting says hard disk not detected.....it all happened suddenly ..nothing was wrong with my hard disk as well...my hard disk is 4 months old (HITACHI TRAVELSTAR ) and my notebook is 1 year old...the mesage while booting says.......Pre Boot Execution Environment(PXE) v2.1 Client MAC Addr. 00 1B ... Read more

how to install tar.gz file on ubuntu [Solved/Closed]

Hello, can any one help me.. I had download file that have extension tar.gz. I extra it already but I don't know how to install it. can tell step by step?coz i'm new in ubuntu thankConfiguration: Mac OS X Firefox 2.0.0.20

My internet explorer keeps shutting down [Solved/Closed]

Hello, I'm having some troubles with my wireless laptop! It either won't load up and says internet explorer is experiencing problems or it shuts down all the time. I've found it tends to shut down when I try to close pop up adverts or watch things online. I'm completely computer illiterate so any help (in simple terms) would be greatly ... Read more

Acer Aspire One (Another "Black Screen"!

Hello, My Acer Aspire One (model no.: zg5) is out of order..it's another "Black Screen".. I can boot my computer so i think there isn't any problem with the BIOS. But when i enter the operating system (Linux linpux lite), I can only see a mouse and the desktop doesn't show up. There is a black screen besides a small mouse. I can move t... Read more

System Security keep on poping up on my scree [Solved]

Hello, Can you please help me, I had previously downloaded System Security, now everytime I log on I get system security screen scanning my PC, but they do not remove the viruses from my PC. It says activate system security. Can I download another free trial Many thanks in advance Read more

Problems with wireless connestion Ubuntu 9 [Solved/Closed]

I just installed Ubuntu 9.04 on my computer (duel-boot Vista), and having problems connecting to my wireless broadband. The network shows up on my list, but when I enter the password, it doesn't connect. After a little while, where it's trying to connect, the passwordbox popps up, but the line with the password is filled with letters and ... Read more

cant log into any account on my laptop [Solved]

Hello, I am in desperte need of help. I have a home based pc and that works fine, I have recently bought a laptop and am currently having problems trying to log into my accounts with user name and password but it wont accept them so it trys to make me put it in all over again, even when I try to open a new account it wont let me do anythi... Read more

facebook on linux and mozilla firefox 3 beta

Hello, i have this problem that i didnt use to have with windows. whenever i try o open facebook, it tells me that the URL cannot be retrieved.. anyway, i tried with the ultrasuerf application that used to make it work with windows.. but nothing worked... so what am i to do to open facebook.com on linux with mozilla firefox 3 beta 5?... Read more

Mounting /usr/local in a /dev/sdb partiti [Solved]

Hello, I have an Eee ASUS which comes with two ssd disks I have installed Ubuntu 9.04 in the small one (8 Gb) but I keep the big one (30 Gb) empty, formated in ext3 under /dev/sdb. Could it be possible to dedicate this device to the /usr/local? Is it possible or feasible to split the filesystem between two different physical disks and... Read more

Acer Aspire One, change Linus O/S to XP O/S

Hello, I am about to purchase an Acer Aspire One, It has the Linux Operating System. I am used to XP and i would like to get XP on it, obviously i know i will need to buy a copy of XP with License Key etc but the Acer has no CD drive so the disk is not very helpful? How can it install it if i get an external USB CD drive? A... Read more

Dual Boot Ubuntu/Vista GRUB Error 21 [Solved/Closed]

Hello, Ok, I have Vista and Ubuntu dual booted, on separate hdds. I had just finished beating Crysis: Warhead, an awesome game by the way, for some reason my computer bsods. I reboot and when it restarts I get a GRUB21 error. So, since I'm sorta new to Linux, from what I know, this means that the Linux mbr can't be found right? To fix wh... Read more

Dual Boot Ubuntu/Vista GRUB Error 21 [Solved/Closed]

Hello, Ok, I have Vista and Ubuntu dual booted, on separate hdds. I had just finished beating Crysis: Warhead, an awesome game by the way, for some reason my computer bsods. I reboot and when it restarts I get a GRUB21 error. So, since I'm sorta new to Linux, from what I know, this means that the Linux mbr can't be found right? To fix wh... Read more

Dual Boot Ubuntu/Vista GRUB Error 21 [Solved/Closed]

Hello, Ok, I have Vista and Ubuntu dual booted, on separate hdds. I had just finished beating Crysis: Warhead, an awesome game by the way, for some reason my computer bsods. I reboot and when it restarts I get a GRUB21 error. So, since I'm sorta new to Linux, from what I know, this means that the Linux mbr can't be found right? To fix wh... Read more