Ubuntu Bluetooth not working on my Acer Aspire 7520 laptop

I have Acer Aspire 7520 laptop, i installed ubuntu 9.10. When i open bluetooth window (system -preferences- bluetooth) it says that i don't have any bluetooth device on my laptop. The bluetooth device is not connected. Also, when i press bluetooth button on my laptop keyboard - guess what - nothing ...

Acer Aspire 7520 won't shutdown properly in Ubuntu 8.10

I have an Acer Aspire 7520 with Ubuntu 8.10 (installed from the alternate 64 bit disc image), and when I choose shutdown, it gets almost to a shutdown state, but will not shut off on it's own. This is quite inconvenient because I use my laptop for work and battery life is important. I need to be abl ...

Ubuntu Acer Aspire 7520 Keyboard: Question Mark (?) not working

Please help me. In this laptop (acer aspire 7520) the question mark can be done in two ways:1) CTRL+ALT+W2) FN + F1Both ways are not working on my fresh Ubuntu 8.04.I could not compile acerhk driver here. ...

Ubuntu Acer Aspire 7520 - Compatibility check.

I plan to buy a new laptop in the next couple of months and have been narrowing down the possible candidates to an Acer Aspire 7520 (the 1.9 Mhz model with 2 GB). The nForce 610M chipset and the GeForce 7000M (hopefully) shouldn't be a problem, but what about the InviLink wireless? Does anyone have ...

Ubuntu HOWTO: Acer Aspire 7520

Installing Ubuntu Gutsy or Hardy on an Acer Aspire 7520On Hardy (8.04 LTS)LiveCD - The LiveCD will boot in a low resolution. This can be fixed after installation.Sound - Works automatically.WirelessAfter installation, reboot and load your desktop. Then insert your LiveCD, as it has some extra packag ...

Ubuntu on Acer Aspire 7520!

I have an Acer Aspire 7520, brand new and I was wondering if anyone knows if ubuntu would work in this computer, or some tips about intallation. It comes with an Nvidia GeForce 7000M and I hear it caused some problems. I would get an image cd of Ubuntu and start trying.By the way, I need ubuntu and ...

Ubuntu Acer Aspire 7520 and network

i have this following problem and i don't know how to solve it becaues i am a beginner with ubuntu.I have installed ubuntu on my notebook Acer Aspire 7520.When I go to setup of network (eth0), i choose a static IP and fill the inputs. Then I fill a DNS server. That's ok, by now. But everytime, when ...

Acer Aspire 5601 - Wont start up.

I have an Acer Aspire 5601 and a couple of months ago it shut down without any warning whilst I was using it. It wouldn't turn back on until the following day, and showed no record of ever having shut down, no error reports, no system check ups, nothing. It shut down again two days ago in exactly th ...

Acer Aspire One Wont Boot

Acer Aspire One Blue Screen Hi everyone nice to be hereI recently bought the Acer Aspire One it had. Linpus lite on it already.So yesterday I was on google and suddenly it just stopped and crashed I took the battery out.Now when I try to turn it out I get to the boot screen Acer Aspire One logo on i ...

Ubuntu Acer Aspire one wont wake from sleep

guys i just put the NBR on my Acer aspire one with the atom processor, 2 gigs of ram and, 160 g hard drive the only problem ive had so far is when i try to wake it up all the lights turn from orange to green but it never wakes up and im forced to reset the netbookany ideas? ...

Acer Aspire 5332-wont regonise ubuntu

I being a compleat twit, managed to deleate my windows partion while trying to install ubuntu.I didn't already have any linux partions installed. I am using a Acer Aspire 5332. I am getting up an error screen saying put in windows disk to repair, bla bla bla (i dont have one)I have set the computer ...

my acer aspire one wont boot!! help :(

im desperate.i tried to install gnome desktop usin the package manager, but i didnt see much difference so i uninstalled it. and now when i turn my netbook on i just get a blank screen with the mouse on it help. i didnt uninstall xfce. so i dunno why this is. pleaaase help me! ...

Ubuntu [B]Acer Aspire webcam wont power off, killing battery time![/B]

I have been trying for hours to get the webcam to switch off because it uses so much power on battery. I have tried disabling the driver usingsudo modprobe -r uvcvideoIt just stays on! I have tried blacklisting it as well and this doesn't work either.Using powertop I can see it is still using power. ...

acer aspire 7520 laptop sound

I bought a new laptop for work +. I installed Suse 10.3 pretty easily. The sound shows up as configured but I get no sound. Not through the headphones or the main speakers. It has a dial knob on the side for the volume and when I adjust it, the mixer panel pops up over the speaker icon and it shows ...

Acer Aspire 7520

laptop restarts every 2-3 seconds.I try replace ram , procesor, harddisc..Please help ...

Ubuntu on Acer Aspire 7520

I'm getting sick of Vista so I'd like to give Linux a try, even though I know nothing about it. I've looked around on Google and people seem to be have managed getting the hardware to work with Linux. Could anybody help me find the drivers? I haven't installed Ubuntu yet though. I can list my hardwa ...

Ubuntu acer aspire 7520 any good?

Can i have a show of hands from people running 7.04 or 7.10 on this machine please? Thinking of buying one tomorow, Ill have a trawl through the large post regarding this laptop now, but im sure there will be success stories not submitted.thanx, tom. ...

Ubuntu Acer Aspire 5520 wont't boot after install

After having to install 7.10 through safe graphics mode upon reboot it freezes on the ubuntu splash screen. I have tried multiple versions of the live cd. I need some help. ...

Install Ubuntu on an Acer Aspire 7520

Hello, before installing ubuntu on the above mentioned laptop I wanted to test the live-CD first, but it failed! Instead starting the X-server I received the following syslog messages:ubuntu kernel: 1123600 calling WQBA, and: wmi_add device=c1f01c00. After that the screen changed to the terminal mod ...

Ubuntu Hardy Heron on an Aspire 7520

just doing my first steps under linux in general and ubuntu in special.I installed on an Acer Aspire 7520 most of the stuff was working from the beginning, the wireless lan was easy to get running with a little help from the forum here. but i still have a few problems that i hope to figure out.1. wh ...

Ubuntu Wireless on Acer aspire wont turn on

I have an acer aspire 5050It previously had ubuntu 10.10 on it and the wireless was working.I've just done a fresh install of 11.04 and now the wireless wont turn on.There is a button on the front of the laptop to turn the wireless on and it wont turn on.Any ideas how to get this to work ...

Ubuntu Not able to turn on wireless radio in my Acer Aspire 4710z

I have just installed Ubuntu 11.04 in my acer aspire 4710z laptop. After logging in, I am not able to turn on Wireless Radio, hence not able to connect to my wireless router. I am new to ubuntu and step by step guidance will be appreciated. arindam@arindam-ubuntu:~$ iwconfiglo no wireless extensions ...

Ubuntu Compiz Wont Start on Acer Aspire One D150

I have been customizing my 10.10 NBR to my personal liking. I have already disabled the default Unity "experience" and enabled Gnome.However I have hit a bit of a tough spot with Compiz. It will install, and it appears I enable it in the Visual Effects menu, but I do not think it actually ...

ubuntu wont load on Acer Aspire 5738Z

there folks, im new here, so howdyanyways, i have an acer aspire 5738z running windows vistahowever, ubuntu seemed interesting to me so i downloaded and burned the iso of ubuntu version 9.10now the problem arises,..i tried to run the "wubi" and install ubuntu inside windows, so i could hav ...

Ubuntu Acer Aspire One Netbook wont boot to usb

Having some real issues with an Acer Aspire One AOA 110, i cant seem to get it to boot to usb or external cd drive.It loads the BIOS (acer splash screen) when ubuntu on usb is inserted it just hangs for around 20 min then boots windows same issue when i have my external usb optical drive inserted.Wi ...

Ubuntu x server wont start on acer aspire 1510

i have an Acer Aspire 1510 /w AMD64 on NForce3 with Nvidia 420 go gfxcard.i installed ubuntu 64 bit quite good with german keyboard layoutwhen it tried to start gdm first time, it crashed and displayed something with iso 98....... thats why i believe its something with the keymap...i changed the key ...

Booting dead machine - Acer Aspire M1641

I have a Acer Aspire M1641, that wont boot, normally. I turn on the the power button, the light comes on, and no display on the monitor. Its not the graphics card, which i'll come into later. At first i tried many methods to figure out what went wrong. tried the eraser on the Ram to get rid of stati ...

boot from sdhc card on acer aspire one with no bios option

I am trying for 10 days now to boot my acer aspire one from sdhc card because the ssd is to slow for my taste.I managed to to add the modulesmmc_coremmc_blocksdhcisdhci-pcito my intrd.img and copied it in the boot partition on the ssd along with the kernel and aded a line to search for the uuid of t ...

Ubuntu Fan problems on an Acer Aspire 5720 desktop

I installed Ubuntu's latest version on my Acer Aspire 5720 and everything seemed perfect till I realized my fan is not working. At first I thought the system wasn't monitoring CPU's temperature, so I installed "sensors". But after installing that, the problem was still not solved. The fan ...

Help problem with modem on ACER ASPIRE 5024WLMI

to all of you I am a new member from Greece i like linux and i wont to try it in my new laptop in instead of windows.i have a Acer Aspire 5024WLMI laptop and i have some problems when i finished the inistallation.The bigest problem is about modem and dial up conection.I use klinternet to connect but ...

Ubuntu Acer Aspire can't find network

Acer Aspire One running UNR.Recently loaned this machine to my daughter.....just got it back.During that time, I moved house and changed ISP.Now, I expected that I would turn on the machine back at my home and the thing would scan for available networks. Well, it didn't.Is there a way to force it to ...

Acer Aspire 1800 doesn't start up without battery

My Acer Aspire 1800 laptop only starts up when the battery is in. When the laptop starts up the "power light" and "battery loading light" turn on. In Windows I can see the battery is loading so the AC Adaptor and the AC plug on the motherboard seem to be ok. Is there anyone who c ...

laptop charger fault or acer aspire fault

can anyone tell me before i order online if my acer aspire laptop charger is faulty or if my acer aspire laptop itself is faulty, What happened is i went to turn my laptop on and it powered up then turned off, Then i tried again and it did the same, I tried it another time and this time lasted less ...

Ubuntu Acer aspire one

I was able to download and instal ubuntu 9.10 useing Unetbooting.com ,also I was able to install it to my computer, everything seemed ok but ubuntu wont find my wireless connecton, so i added my Belkin manualy in settings to ssid, saved restarted and still NO connectivity, CAN ANYONE HELP?Edit: My c ...

Acer Aspire 5051 Black Screen, tried bios reset with no joy!

everyone i need some help!I have an Acer Aspire 5051, now when i try and turn it on, the power light comes on, fans kick in as normal but no screen just black, the hard drive light is constantly on though. It will turn on with the power button fine, but when turned on will not respond when you holdi ...

Acer Aspire 3050, Ubuntu, Atheros, ndiswrapper, and issues!

Welp I have been working with ubuntu and this acer aspire 3050 for 3 days now trying to get the atheros wireless card to work I have tried everything I could find on the internet about it and I am stuck.I got ndiswrapper and installed the 5211.inf driver and I get the driver is installed right but I ...

Kubuntu on Acer Aspire One; monitor/screen problem.

I installed Kubuntu 9.04 on my netbook (Acer Aspire One). Everything works really good, and I really like it. But the only problem I'm having is the screen. Every time I close the lid of the netbook, the screen turns off and when I open the lid, it wouldn't turn back on, but the computer is still ru ...

Ubuntu Acer Aspire 5610z shutdown problems

In April 2009, I installed Ubuntu 8.10 (Intrepid) on a stock Acer Aspire 5610z laptop. I managed to get the wireless, etc, to work, but I've had a few problems with shutdowns since.Current system specs:Operating System: Ubuntu 8.10 (Intrepid), Linux Kernal 2.6.27-14-generic, GNOME version 2.24.1Memo ...

xubuntu 9.04 - acer aspire one mute and volume keys dont work

I am running xubuntu 9.04 on my acer aspire one, fresh install just updated. If i hold down fn and hit up or down for volume up and down, or Fn and F8 to mute, nothing happens, if I hold Fn and F7 to turn off my touch pad, that works. Anyone have a solution for this? ...

Ubuntu Madwifi Acer Aspire One

Alright, I've tried wifi on my new acer aspire one with both ath5k and madwifi-hal. It works for about a day or two, then gets extremly slow, then it wont connect. I've tried re-installing, tried different access points, routers, everything. Anyone know how to fix it?Also, This is on Intrepid. ...

Ubuntu Starting Wireless Networking on ACER Aspire 5044WLMi

I have recently installed Ubuntu 8.10 on my ACER Aspire 5044WLMi and am having problems starting wireless networking. Acer-wmi and the appropriate atheros drivers are installed. However, starting wireless networking requires first that the card be turned on with the command:echo 1 > /sys/devices/ ...

Ubuntu Epson D92 on acer aspire one

I know it doesn't belong on this forum, but I am looking for help with my newly purchased acer aspire one netbook. The problem is that it wont print to my Epson stylus d92 printer, In any other distro's that I use I set it up as a d68 in cups and all works well, but slow. On the Aspire One their is ...

Ubuntu Wireless LED on Acer Aspire 1690

I have an Acer Aspire 1692WLMi which uses the Intel PRO 2200 wireless card (on-board). I am running Feisty and generally have over the last month or so gotten everything to work (bluetooth I can't comment on at this time).The wireless works. The Acer has a switch on the front to turn the wireless on ...

Ubuntu Acer Aspire Can See Wireless Networks But Won

I have just installed Meerkat on an Acer Aspire laptop, it can see various wireless networks but for some reason can't connect to them. However when I turn my HTC Desire into a hotspot it connects to that fine. Why can it connect to my phone yet not any routers? Any help greatly appreciated. ...

HOWTO: Install Ubuntu on Android Acer Aspire One

Some of the new Acer Aspire One netbooks are set up for dual-boot Windows 7 and Android. Fortunately, we can turn this into dual-boot Ubuntu/Android!First, boot up the machine into Windows 7. Follow the prompts to set up a first username and password. After the reboot, you'll be given the opportunit ...

Ubuntu Acer Aspire One and Karmik Koala = Black Screen.

everyone, I'm a beginner in the Linux world. I had been using Jaunty Jackalope (desktop version, not netbook remix) on my Acer Aspire One (zg5) since it was released last April without problems, it worked great! However, I decided to update my OS to Karmik Koala last week and a very unpleasant probl ...

Ubuntu Acer Aspire One and Karmik koala.

everyone, I'm a beginner in the Linux world. I had been using Jaunty Jackalope (desktop version, not netbook remix) on my Acer Aspire One (zg5) since it was released last April without problems, it worked great! However, I decided to update my OS to Karmik Koala last week and a very unpleasant probl ...

Ubuntu Acer Aspire One - Problems reinstalling windows.

I have bought the Acer Aspire One laptop.It came with Windows XP, 1 gig of ram, and a 160 gig hard drive.I installed ubuntu on it, and i really like it, but my mom took it because i couldnt pay her back for it, and she wants windows on it.I have tried many ways to reinstall windows.I have a windows ...

Ubuntu Acer aspire one A150 trackpad stopped working X issue

When I boot up my Acer aspire one A150 the trackpad doesn't work any more. This started a few days ago. The pointer just stays in the centre and doesn't move. Any ideas how to debug this etc. Is it an update to x.org?If I press FN-F7 (which is suppose to turn the trackpad on and off) a notification ...

Ubuntu HELP!!!! acer aspire 5735 laptop

i have an ACER ASPIRE 5735 LAPTOP with: 4GB DDR2 RAM,A MOBILE INTEL GRAPHICS MEDIA ACCELERATOR 4500MHD GRAPHICS,15.6 HD ACER CINECRYSTAL LCD,INTEL CORE 2 DUO PROCESSOR T6400(2.0 GHZ,800MHZFSB,2MB L2 CACHE),500GB HARD DRIVE,DVD-SUPER MULTI DL,IN-BUILT CRYSTAL EYE WEBCAM AND802.11A/B/G/DRAFT-N$ WLAN.h ...