Question Tags: desktop
AndyNZ | March 23, 2016
I plan to dedicate a Windows computer totally to Linux. The computer has the Bios Mode UEFI. Will this could cause issues installing Linux? I am very new to Linux with much to learn. Appreciate any help thanks.
sherlock | June 22, 2014
need a download to replace the windows xp on my dell dimension 4700 to my usb drive so i can load it rather then risking taking it on the net to download
solidery | April 22, 2014
How to choose OpenSUSE vs. Ubuntu as a dev/testing desktop? Best to have the combination with Ubuntu + CentOS, and OpenSUSE + SLES. What is the advantages and disadvantages etc?
minewar | March 3, 2014
I wrote in the sources.list accidently Olivia instead of Nadia, updated and rebooted. Then a message popped up which says: "Configuration is not correct The configuration file contains an invalid command line for the login dialog, so running the default command. Please fix your configuration."...
Biren | February 24, 2014
I am a non technical end user of my desktop. My use of computer is chiefly for typing, paying my bills online, use of office suite etc.My concern relates to internet security and ease of use of my computer. I failed pathetically to install Ubuntu 12.4.2. Could my experienced friends guide me which...
J007Poc | January 13, 2014
I just bought an old HP Compaq dx2200 Microtower Business PC that has the following specifications: 2002 Windows XP Professional, with an Intel(R) Celeron(R) CUP 3.06 GHz/3.07 GHz with 1.87 GB of RAM Which Linux distro should I run on this? I don't want to mess with incompatible drivers. I was...
Arodyne | November 2, 2013
I (am the only one) have a Multi boot Linux desktop. Linux Mint13 & Pear Os7. Recently the Pear os will not shut down. I have added some apps latley, all throgh Synaptics. The Mint side is fine. When I try to shut down I get; end_request IO error, dev fd0, sector 0. I don't have a floppy. I hit...
MayHem | June 12, 2013
I can download but it does not launch and create a desktop icon. Thanks.
MayHem | June 11, 2013
Once I download youtube downloader, I'm not able to launch the app nor do I get an icon on my desktop.
davian | July 26, 2012
I turned on my computer this morning to find my screen is around 20% smaller (ie it has big black borders), things look slightly more pixelated and stretched horizontally. I think it is probably due to updates I did last night. How can I change this, and/or how can I undo my previous updates?...