lost part of desktop

Sandy Harris sandyinchina at gmail.com
Fri Apr 3 02:07:28 UTC 2009

On Fri, Feb 27, 2009 at 11:37 AM, Sandy Harris <sandyinchina at gmail.com> wrote:
> Gary Herbert <signdog at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I shut down my computer and when I restarted it, I have a duel boot system
>> and I am using Intrepid I get a desktop but nothing on the top where I would
>> normally start firefox or any other programs... I hit F1 and managed to get
>> to google and gmail but still am unable to get the correct desktop.... Any
>> help would be appreciated.... I have tried rebooting numerous times...
> Similar problem here. Also intrepid, not dual boot. Intel dual CPU and
> Intel on-board graphics chip. I don't think I changed anything except
> routinely doing upgrades.
> Problem appeared after reboot a couple of weeks back. Menu bar at
> top of screen is gone. Also, display size is now smaller, does not fill
> entire 19xx by 10xx screen any more. Checking the settings menu
> that should let me adjust that, it does not have an appropriate entry.

These problems did not really bother me and I have some new hardware
coming, so I did nothing to fix them.

Both fixed themselves. All I did was routine upgrades. Menu bar came
back in couple of weeks. Screen returned to correct resolution after a
couple of months.


Sandy Harris,
Quanzhou, Fujian, China

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