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Old 02-20-2002, 09:37 AM   #1
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Controls Center Crash


I'm a newbie using Mandrake 8.1 on a Sony Vaio 900mhz/256mb. I'm learing as I go, but have a problem.

When I go to the Control Center, then Hardware I can look at the Display settings fine. When I click on Hardware, the whole system seems to crash. I have also installed an a Thinkpad 600x and it works fine there.

Any ideas on the Vaio?
 
Old 02-22-2002, 01:09 PM   #2
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For any future Viao users who may exerience this problem.

When HardDrake loads and the screen goes blank I had to hit the "WINDOWS" key on the keyboard to bring back the screen and the loaded page.

As I am new to this linux thing I am learning as I go. So far it seems to be OK. Getting good information in layman's terms is another thing...
 
  


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