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Canon LBP6000 does not print in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (64-bit)

Save yourself the trouble and do not buy a Canon LBP6000 laser printer! It will not run under Ubuntu 12.04 LTS “Precise Panglion” (32-/64-bit). Just a quick notice on a printer I recently bought totally confident with my previous excellent … Continue reading

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Cuttlefish Unity app indicator icon fix for Ubuntu 12.04

My last post was about Cuttlefish. What I did not mention, is a little annoyance with the indicator icon under Ubuntu 12.04 using Unity. It does not really fit into the monchrome indicator app menu. The application is installed to … Continue reading

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Apple keyboard under Ubuntu 12.04 | Switch Alt and Super/Windows/Command key

I recently purchased a white apple keyboard they produced from 2003-07. Apart from it being a very good keyboard it also works out of the box with Ubuntu 12.04. There is just one small detail driving me crazy, that is … Continue reading

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Powerpoint 2007 in Ubuntu 12.04 (Wine)

MS Office 2007 installs just fine under Ubuntu 12.04 using wine 1.4. However Powerpoint will fail to start until you tweak wine a little. Go to Applications > Wine > Configure Wine¬†> Libraries. In “New override for library” type: “riched20.dll”, … Continue reading

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Batch convert multiple JPGs to a single PDF document

This is nothing new or especially¬†exciting. However I use this tool a lot but not frequently enough to remember from one time to another how to do it. Here is a short note on how to complete the following task … Continue reading

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