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
Try opening a terminal (Ctrl+Alt+t) and type the following:
and press enter. It worked for me, hope it will for you!
Posted on Dec 12, 2009
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