Originally Posted by G-Omaha
That 2nd slot is normally reserved fro the BlueTooth Card and the Black Wire is for the Blue Tooth Antenna.
I have to correct you there, the Bluetooth module is is fitted...
Looking inside my machine i note that there are 2 mini pci slots. One of these contains the Intel wireless card and the other is empty. I am assuming this is where the internal tv tuner goes?
My question is this empty slot also...
I dont bother with the Fat32 partition and use an EXT3 partition which can also be written to by Windows if you install the small driver on the following link http://www.fs-driver.org/ Superior to both Fat32 and NTFS.
Siul1313 - i have been using Ubuntu on my Rock XCT (same as 5720) for several months now and the only thing that will not work is the webcam.
Persevere as once you are past a few of your initial frustrations you will be pleased you did.
Just set the Windows power mode to 'Always On' rather than 'Laptop' or 'Max Battery'.
This will run your CPU at full power continuously without stepping up/down(assuming you are running on AC not battery).
DO NOT DISABLE...
You need to get a can of compressed air and blast it into the exhaust vents of your notebook. This will blow most of the dust back out the way it came in (through the fan).
Most electrical/components retailers sell these.