Help answer threads with 0 replies.
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Laptop and Netbook
User Name
Linux - Laptop and Netbook Having a problem installing or configuring Linux on your laptop? Need help running Linux on your netbook? This forum is for you. This forum is for any topics relating to Linux and either traditional laptops or netbooks (such as the Asus EEE PC, Everex CloudBook or MSI Wind).


  Search this Thread
Old 05-09-2010, 10:33 PM   #1
LQ Newbie
Registered: May 2010
Posts: 2

Rep: Reputation: 0
Enabling Visual Effects on Acer AspireOne 532h-2254 Netbook

Hello; I am very new to Linux so please be as descriptive as possible.
I have found the visual effects options to be grayed out; how might I enable my 3d acceleration and whatnot?

Acer AspireOne 532h-2254 Netbook, running UNE (Ubuntu Netbook Edition) 10.04.

Thank you so much
Old 05-09-2010, 11:35 PM   #2
Senior Member
Registered: Oct 2004
Distribution: Fedora Core 4, 12, 13, 14, 15, 17
Posts: 2,279

Rep: Reputation: 249Reputation: 249Reputation: 249
Is compiz installed ?
Old 05-10-2010, 07:44 AM   #3
Senior Member
Registered: May 2006
Posts: 3,091

Rep: Reputation: 399Reputation: 399Reputation: 399Reputation: 399
What GPU is in that netbook? Can you show us your /var/log/Xorg.0.log file?

Old 05-10-2010, 04:01 PM   #4
LQ Newbie
Registered: May 2010
Posts: 2

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 0
Ah. I was a little slow to realize that compiz did not come preinstalled with the netbook edition; thank you so much for the help


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Finding Problem While Enabling Visual Effects raghunarra Linux - Desktop 1 03-22-2010 04:49 AM
Acer Aspireone ao751h papahonk Linux - Laptop and Netbook 5 11-06-2009 03:34 PM
Wireless on an Acer AspireOne jlamothe Slackware 25 03-11-2009 08:02 PM
Acer AspireOne and linpus, problems and support repo Linux - General 3 12-28-2008 02:05 PM
Problems installing Limewire on an Acer AspireOne laracasi Linux - Software 3 12-28-2008 05:08 AM

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:55 AM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration