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Old 01-26-2011, 09:18 PM   #1
RiverGuy
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I just installed xubuntu 10.10 along side windows and all went well dispite my lack of Linux knowledge. While playing with the settings in screensaver, I found that many different graphic patterns had a check mark as though being there, but when I tried to preview them, I received a "not installed" message. Does this mean it is a demo package, and needs to be reinstalled fully, or is there a way to make the nonfunctional patterns functional from within Umbutu?
 
Old 01-26-2011, 09:53 PM   #2
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You need to install the screensaver package through your package manager. I never used ubuntu, but it should be easy.
 
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