FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

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Following are questions and answers from customers, including any typos:

DESKTOP PANELS

QUESTION - I'm new to this and I have removed the top panel in Ubuntu that holds the Applications, Places, System ect... I can't do anything!!! How can I get it back?
ANSWER - This is a common problem, and easy to fix. Download Panel Restore script and Run it, to restore the top and botton panels

RIPPING CD'S

QUESTION - What software can I use to rip CD's
ANSWER - Sound Juicer is a good program and it's easy to use

WEB SITE AND GRAPHIC DESIGN

QUESTION - I create web sites and have used PhotoShop for the graphics, how can I get the same result with Ubuntu?
ANSWER - GIMP is the GNU Image Manipulation Program, for such tasks as photo retouching, image composition and image authoring. Try Kompozer for web sites

WINDOWS IS REQUIRED FOR SOME THINGS

QUESTION - Its tax time again, however eTax 2011 still only works with windows. What can I do?
ANSWER - VirtualBox lets you run Windows as a virtual client within Ubuntu, thus making it more secure and safer than ever

USB WIRELESS MODEM SETUP

QUESTION - I have a Telstra USB wireless modem, but it's not connecting. How do I make it work?
ANSWER - Sakis3G All-in-one script should get you connected