Question Tags: hardware

What is the compatible version of linux os for my laptop?

Hy my name is Syed Taha Raza from Pakistan i am student of Information technology i am beginner of programming and not any idea about hardware and i want to highly performance of my laptop which is dell inspiron n5010 core i3 1st generation 4 gb ram. My question is what is the compaitable version...
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Screen flashing white horizontal lines? Help Me Please!!

I have an hp omni 120 1020t. Running with a g620 sandy bridge pentium. I ran install with no internet connection so the problem was built in. The iso used was downloaded straight from Kali Linux website.
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LVM reports DEGRADED MODE -- Is this a problem?

ASUS Z87 Delux Quad mobo, using built in RAID with two 2TB drives. lvdisplay -v shows: "DEGRADED MODE. Incomplete RAID LVs will be processed. Finding all logical volumes" However, booting to RAID config shows NORMAL state. Is this an LVM problem? Bug?
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What are some of the latest hardware diagnostic tools ?

what are the latest hardware diagnostic tools and methods, both CLI and CD,DVD, or USB? Thank you
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Best linux distro to play flash/netflix video on old hardware?

I have a tower that is over 12 years old and still runs pretty solid so I'd like to keep using it... hopefully. I recently upgraded the video card to a Radeon 4670 HD agp. Unfortunately having an AGP mobo makes this about the best possible card I could put in there and I got it for $30. Obviously I...
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I installed many types of linux on hp probook 4540s which has two graphic cards.But that was heated too much.

I installed many types of linux on hp probook 4540s which has two graphic cards.but that was heated too much.I asked ubuntu forum to help but they sayed the problem is from linux kernel.what should i do? I love linux so much.please help me.
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Best new machine & distro for 1st time Linux user moving from Mac?

I want a new machine, and I don't do windows, and no longer support mac. Something that is easy to operate & will require little maintenance or attention...like a Honda car. I have a small business and need the basics...browser, office suite, and I love music so being able to rip CDs,...
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I think my Linux system was hacked while surfing. My wireless adapter was turned off by hardware. how do I turn this back on. This has happened to me 3 times with 3 different linux versions. If I forget to turn on the firewall.

I think my computer was "hacked". My wireless adapter was turned off. The airplane mode is now on, and I cant turn it off inside Linux. This has happened inside linux Mint 12, and now Ubuntu. I forgot to turn on my firewall.
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