This is an old guide i wrote for installing Ubuntu on the Fijutsu-Siemens Amilo la1703. The Ubuntu version used was 8.04, so the guide should be considered outdated. Unfortunately I don’t have this laptop around anymore, so i can’t update the guide to get Ubuntu to work on newer versions. Feel free to contribute if you want.

Resolution problem

21/11/2010 0

When i first installed Ubuntu, the graphics were hurting my eyes. It was all disformed and corny. To fix this, I opened up a terminal, Read More

WPA on your WLAN

21/11/2010 0

Ok time to get you connected to that WPA secured wlan Step one: Get the wpasupplicant package from the repo if it’s not already installed: Read More


21/11/2010 0

First step: Make sure you have Ndiswrapper installed. If you don’t, open a terminal and enter: sudo apt-get install ndiswrapper-common ndiswrapper-utils-1.9 That should take care Read More