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[SOLVED] Ubuntu Startup-manager killed my windows partition entry in GRUB2

The issue I had a scary thing happen the other day: the windows xp entry on GRUB2’s boot screen went missing!  This happened shortly after the windows partition had been encrypted with a McAfee product.  Ubuntu didn’t remove the entry itself; it was actually only after I tried to make a change to the startup …

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[SOLVED] Screen Resolution resets to something undesired in Ubuntu 9.10 Karmic

Assuming you have a monitor that supports some high resolution, say 1680 x 1050, and you’re using an nvidia card: System > Administration > Hardware Drivers Make sure the latest recommended nvidia proprietary driver is activated (if not, do it and reboot) System > Preferences > Display (it should ask if you want to use …

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