Question about ASUS Eee 4G Notebook
Hi i am running the Linux OS and was updating software and i got an error, which i couldn't say what it was because i have never used linux b4. I rebooted and now it seems to work but i no longer see the desktop, i see the mouse arrow and the bottom bar. It sems to work i just lost the desktop, HELP!
The particular model of Asus is apparently pre-loaded with Xandros Linux operating system.
It appears that you are not familiar with Linux and hence the apprehension and feeling that a shift to XP would be easier.
Why not give Linux a try ? There are a good many websites out there which go through the basics of using a Linux PC. Try them out, by spending some time in learning - you will get far more satisfaction and become more productive in using your laptop.
Some websites which might be of assistance to you are listed below:-
Posted on May 19, 2009
When I was using Linux, there were 4 screens. On the bottom an icon showed which screen I was on. If you have that Icon, click the main screen (upper left) and you should be OK. Let me know if this works.
Posted on May 25, 2009
Consider downloading a specific release of Ubuntu; eeebuntu. Download the ISO and then conenct an external DVD device to it, during the BIOS screen, choose the ESC button and boot from the external device.
This Ubuntu-specific group offers three kinds of ISO's (simple, super basic, and a loaded release), all of which allow all parts to work out of the box:
If this does not work, check the informal eeepc forums
Posted on Jul 01, 2009
Tips for a great answer:
Jan 17, 2013 | Everex StepNote Computers & Internet
Jul 19, 2011 | Computers & Internet
Mar 08, 2011 | HP Pavilion dv5110us Notebook
Nov 11, 2010 | HP Pavilion ze2000 Notebook
Feb 06, 2010 | Acer Aspire One PC Notebook
Jan 25, 2010 | ASUS Eee PC 2G Surf Notebook
Oct 30, 2009 | Compaq Presario M2000 Notebook
Dec 22, 2008 | ASUS Eee PC 900 16G Notebook
Oct 08, 2008 | ASUS A6U Notebook
30 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: