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Old 01-10-2009, 09:01 AM   #1
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Wink How do I find my downloads and run them once I have downloaded them?


Hello I am very new to linux having received an Acer Aspire One with Linux OS for Christmas this year and to this forum.

I am pretty adept at using windows OS for both work and personal use, so I am currently in frustrating potty training mode with Linux. I aim to persit though and to become as adept with Linux as I am with Windows.

First things first though - I would like to know how to personalise and pretty up the appearence of my system, I am missing my windows control panel, and where to find my downloads once I have downloaded them and how to run them.

I appreciate any help that anyone can give me.

Yours sincerely - Pipplington.
 
Old 01-10-2009, 09:05 AM   #2
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Hi,

I would suggest to take a look at:
http://www.reghardware.co.uk/2008/09...pire_one_tips/

Also there is a forum dedicatedto the aspire one:
http://www.aspireoneuser.com/forum/
 
Old 01-10-2009, 09:06 AM   #3
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Downloading with Firefox defaults to the desktop. If you want to change that behaviour go to: Edit--> Preferences--> General.

This link will help you to 'pimp' your Aspire One: http://www.linuxhaxor.net/2008/09/27...ire-one-hacks/
 
  


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