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| Last message on: Fri, 02/24/2017 - 14:40 | 5 comment(s)
Hi All, I have an old 2001-era IBM ThinkPad A22m that was donated to my hub. I was skeptical that it could be used at all (800 MHz CPU, 256MB installed memory), but thought I would give it a try. When I turn it on, it doesn't even boot up. I get the a black screen with the following message: "ERROR 0271: Check date and time settings Press to Setup" I am able to access BIOS and...
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Submitted by wendy | Last message on: Tue, 11/22/2016 - 05:55 | 5 comment(s)
Hi Bart, Thanks for introducing the Ubuntu-Mate. I installed it to one of the laptops and it seems to be fast. I will try to install it in a slower machine, which currently is good with lubuntu, but having problem with ubuntu desktop, and I'll let you know if the problem gets improved. Wendy
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Submitted by dominik.ramik | Last message on: Fri, 11/18/2016 - 12:38 | 3 comment(s)
Hello all! This post is to see whether it would make sense for Labdoo if the dootronics shipped to Africa were equipped with (software) keyboards to support writing in local languages. From my own experience there is interest in local communities - here is the background story: I have been recently in Cameroon with Labdoo laptops creating an IT class in a school at Younde. When in Cameroon,...
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Submitted by eparpal | Last message on: Sat, 11/05/2016 - 08:25 | 3 comment(s)
Right now I have one part of a very difficoult destination dootrip (Vanuatu). We do have a traveler who goes from Paris to Vanuatubut we need to take computers from to Paris, where there is no hub. Besides writing my friends how should I reach out to get help from other Labdooers? The traveler just told us and he's leaving Nov 12th Thanks.
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Submitted by eparpal | Last message on: Mon, 10/17/2016 - 10:51 | 1 comment(s)
In order to allow the person in charge of an edoovillage to upload pictures and add them to the album, I first registred him as edoovillage "manager", but he still couldn't upload pictures. Then I registred him as "editor", but it still didn't work. Do you know what I did wrong or how could I have done it faster?. Thanks And another question, who sould or shoul not add pictures? Only the...
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Submitted by jordi | Last message on: Sun, 10/16/2016 - 05:41 | 0 comment(s)
Hello everyone, As you may know, recently UNESCO created TANAH, a videogame to help teach kids how to prepare themselves against potential disaster threats like a tsunami or an earthquake: [video:] This videogame is available on Android and iPhone phones. So it is not directly available on the Linux/...
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Submitted by jordi | Last message on: Sun, 10/02/2016 - 21:13 | 0 comment(s)
Hello everyone, One feature that has been lacking behind is a proper way to quickly search useful content within the Labdoo platform. We did have a search box in certain places but its features were limited. Recently i have implemented a search box that is a bit richer in its functionalities. You will now find it in almost all the pages. The new search box: - Provides automatic...
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Submitted by Leidy Campillo | Last message on: Mon, 08/22/2016 - 08:14 | 1 comment(s)
Hola a todos En días anteriores creamos en la plataforma nuestra primera edoovillage. Está quedó registrada dos veces y quisiéramos saber si alguien nos puede indicar cómo eliminar una de la dos que quedó duplicada Muchas gracias a todos!!!!!
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Submitted by Leidy Campillo | Last message on: Fri, 06/10/2016 - 16:03 | 5 comment(s)
Hello everyone We are the Team Colombia. We are currently creating our first Eduvillage. I have a question ... in the form of creation is a space ask for the "Hub Coordinator". In this space what information is recorded? Thank you very much to anyone who can help me
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Submitted by robertmuil | Last message on: Fri, 06/03/2016 - 10:13 | 8 comment(s)
Dear Team, I'm following the sanitation procedure here ( and everything goes fine until the final few commands to install the `edubuntu-desktop` and `libreoffice` packages. When I try to install `edubuntu-desktop`, I get: Depends: ubuntu-desktop, but it's not going to be installed E: Unable to correct problems, you have held...