Able to log on but some problems
hs.samix at gmail.com
Tue Jun 16 13:31:14 UTC 2009
thomas smith wrote:
> 1. My type is too small. Figured out the [ctrl] + to
> make type larger on webpages but the results are
Which browser are you talking about?
> kluggy and doesn't always work. I am using the
> email client that came with the download. The type
Or is this an email client?
> is very small unless I go into the format and convert
> the type to html.
Try changing the system font size: System -> Preferences -> Appearance.
It is a good idea to adjust the system wide settings before fiddling
with each application's settings.
> 2. How to upgrade from the version 7.x that I am
> using to the latest version.
A simple google search of this questions will give you the steps.
> I have a computer that with VISTA. According to
> one of the LINUX experts, who wrote me, I'm using
> the Windows boot manager.
> I attempted to do the upgrade from the Ubuntu site
> but it gave me error messages and aborted.
What was the error?
> 3. I like to listen to CBC RadioOne but it requires
> Windows media. Is there a work around?
Most probably, yes. But first things first. You need to have your system
up and running with the desired version of Ubuntu.
> 4. I also like to listen to BBC Radio 4 but it requires
> Real Media. My efforts to install it did not work (it
> might help if I had larger text).
> Even with my newbie problems I am liking Ubuntu
> more than Windows.
Welcome to Ubuntu. You will find that it an interesting and a learning
experience. By the way, please read this:
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