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Using Sveon SNT1020 WiFi USB adapter in Ubuntu

I just brought an Sveon SNT1020 WiFi USB adapter. It works very well with Ubuntu Linux 10.10, just connect it to an USB 2 port and you can start using it with NetworkManager right away, no drivers or setup necessary. … Continue reading

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How to get microphone to work un Ubuntu 9.04

I finally got the microphone input on my Acer Veriton X270 to work un Ubuntu 9.04. The trick is to uninstall PulseAudio and use ALSA only. It even works in Skype.

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Running Ubuntu Linux on Acer Veriton X270

I recently brought an Acer Veriton X270. Ubuntu Linux 8.04 works well except for sound. Basic stereo sound output works, but sound input (microphone) and some advanced 3D and surround sound does not work. The front headphone jack does not … Continue reading

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