hardware

raymond house raymondh40 at gmail.com
Wed Sep 7 14:49:20 UTC 2011


Hi Darcy, all those methods work for me, but I was looking for "hardinfo"
and when i typed that into the dash I get "system profiler and benchmark"
which I have, so I guess I had it all along but with another name! it is
what I needed. Thanks

On Wed, Sep 7, 2011 at 10:38 AM, Darcy Casselman <dscassel at gmail.com> wrote:

> Either:
>
> * Click the Ubuntu logo button or hit the super key to bring up the
> dash (the big black windowy thing that appears).
> * Start typing the name of the application.
>
> Or:
>
> * Click on the applications icon in the launcher (the dock thing)
> * Use the drop-down on the right-hand side to filter the type of
> application you're looking for, like the old Application menus.
>
> Then:
>
> * When you find the application you want, drag it over to the launcher.
>
> Or:
>
> * Run the application.  It will appear in the launcher.
> * Right click on the launcher icon and select "Keep in Launcher"
>
> Easy! :D
>
> Darcy.
>
> On Wed, Sep 7, 2011 at 10:26 AM, Chris <candive1 at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Ok,
> > so whats the answer for Unity when apps are not in the main menu how do I
> > add them?
> > If they are not there I cannot drag and drop?
> > Chris.
> >
> > On Wed, Sep 7, 2011 at 3:55 AM, raymond house <raymondh40 at gmail.com>
> wrote:
> >>
> >> Hi Chris, I guess you must be using gnome, I'm using unity and your
> >> suggestions, I remember worked ok with gnome, but for instance when I
> right
> >> click on applications I don't have "edit menu" and right click on
> terminal
> >> has no effect. It would be nice to have a terminal on the left vertical
> bar,
> >> permanently. It must be doable ?  Thanks
> >>
> >> On Tue, Sep 6, 2011 at 11:13 PM, Chris <candive1 at gmail.com> wrote:
> >>>
> >>> Applications, accessories, right click on Terminal, Add this launcher
> to
> >>> panel.
> >>> Terminal window is now stuck to the top menu bar to the right of
> System.
> >>> To remove it right click on shortcut, left click Remove from panel.
> >>> Chris.
> >>>
> >>> On Tue, Sep 6, 2011 at 11:05 PM, Chris <candive1 at gmail.com> wrote:
> >>>>
> >>>> Raymond,
> >>>> Right click on Applications, left click on edit menus.
> >>>> Put a check mark in the App you want to see in your menu.
> >>>> There is Menus: and Items: left click on each menu item then check the
> >>>> right panel window for items you want in your Applications, System.
> >>>> Chris.
> >>>>
> >>>> On Tue, Sep 6, 2011 at 3:09 PM, raymond house <raymondh40 at gmail.com>
> >>>> wrote:
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Hello everyone, I have found in applications, System profiler and
> >>>>> benchmark, that seems to be about what I was looking for, but strange
> the I
> >>>>> can't find the others that the Software center says I have ?
> >>>>>
> >>>>> On Tue, Sep 6, 2011 at 2:58 PM, raymond house <raymondh40 at gmail.com>
> >>>>> wrote:
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>> Hi Chris, I downloaded it through synaptic as you recommended and it
> >>>>>> says it has been done but I don't have system tools in the
> applications?
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>> On Tue, Sep 6, 2011 at 2:50 PM, Chris <candive1 at gmail.com> wrote:
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>> System, Admin, synaptic package manager, Type in "sysinfo" install.
> >>>>>>> You will find it under applications, system tools.
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>> On Tue, Sep 6, 2011 at 2:42 PM, raymond house <
> raymondh40 at gmail.com>
> >>>>>>> wrote:
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>> Hi Deryl, did that, and still no hardinfo showing up?
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>> On Tue, Sep 6, 2011 at 2:31 PM, Deryl R. Doucette
> >>>>>>>> <me at deryldoucette.com> wrote:
> >>>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>> sudo apt-get update
> >>>>>>>>> Give your password
> >>>>>>>>> sudo apt-get install hardinfo
> >>>>>>>>> --
> >>>>>>>>> Deryl R. Doucette
> >>>>>>>>> "Any lad can choose the mundane, but tis the explorers that are
> >>>>>>>>> truly free in choice!"
> >>>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>> gnuPG Key ID: EE8734BA
> >>>>>>>>> Key Fingerprint: 1CAD 14AB B5D0 7C61 DCE7 41B6 DBAE D3BC EE87
> 34BA
> >>>>>>>>> On 2011-09-06, at 2:15 PM, raymond house wrote:
> >>>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>> Hi,IdleOne, I tried installing Hardinfo twice and can't find it.
> I
> >>>>>>>>> checked in Ubuntu software center in installed packages and it
> does not
> >>>>>>>>> appear there. ?
> >>>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>> On Tue, Sep 6, 2011 at 1:42 PM, IdleOne <oneidle at gmail.com>
> wrote:
> >>>>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>>> You can install the "hardinfo" package.
> >>>>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>>> IdleOne.
> >>>>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>>> On 11-09-06 01:41 PM, raymond house wrote:
> >>>>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>>> Hello all,  how can I find what version of Ubuntu I am using and
> >>>>>>>>>> what are the attached hardware to my computer. Since going to
> the latest
> >>>>>>>>>> version of Ubuntu I cant find this info, easily. I have checked
> in the
> >>>>>>>>>> applications under "computer" and it only list's the CD drive
> and file
> >>>>>>>>>> system. I don't normally need this info but someone asked me and
> I know I
> >>>>>>>>>> used to be able to find this information easily before.? Thanks
> >>>>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>>>
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