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Upload to Flickr via Digikam

Yazan: Candace | 18 June 2008 | No Comments
Categories: Flickr, Linux, Web Applications

I know there are a few digiKam users reading this blog. (Rob, this post is for you.) There’s no excuse now for not putting more photos up on your flickr accounts! Look under File > Export > Export to Flickr in the digiKam main window. It’s easy-peasy to upload a single photo or photos in […]

Getting Your Daughter or Son a Computer? Think about the Asus Eee

Yazan: Candace | 17 April 2008 | 4 Comments
Categories: Gadgets, Linux, Nintendo, Toys, Windows

It looks like a Nintendo DS only slightly larger. In five fashion colours too: At yesterday I saw that the Asus Eee is priced at 365.99. My daughter’s starting to save for a laptop since she’ll be taking some computer science courses in high school next year and she finds the disparity between computers […]

Compiz on SuSE 10.3

Yazan: Candace | 04 April 2008 | No Comments
Categories: Linux, Organizing, Toys

I’ve had Compiz on my desktop for almost a week.

Lightning (or lack of) on Suse 10.3

Yazan: Candace | 27 March 2008 | No Comments
Categories: Calendars, Google, Linux, Organizing

I spoke too soon in my last post. I installed the Lightning extension for Thunderbird and thought everything was good to go. At first glance everything in the calendar addon looked as it should. I should have configured it before posting though because it doesn’t work. It doesn’t respond when I try to add events […]

Back to SUSE

Yazan: Candace | 20 March 2008 | 1 Comment
Categories: Calendars, Linux, Organizing, Web Applications

Spring break this year provided time for a needed format and reinstall. Leaving were an old install of windows x64 that I hadn’t used in a year or two, the current windows xp which I booted most often in case I wanted some photoshop tools, and an install of suse 10.2 that I hadn’t used […]

Viewing .docx in Suse 10.2

Yazan: Candace | 06 March 2007 | Comments Off on Viewing .docx in Suse 10.2
Categories: Hellmares, Linux, Microsoft, Organizing

Jeff wouldn’t give up so I guess I couldn’t either. He saw my last post and has had suggested several solutions for opening a .docx but without Word 2007 it’s a major challenge for now. If I had Word 2003 there’s an update but I’m an OpenOffice user on both my Linux and Windows machines […]

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