Category Archives: EeePC

Eee Control : Hardware and Hotkey Control For Asus EeePC

I was referred to a utility this morning for use with the Asus EeePC netbook.  This utility allows you to simply control hardware (wireless, camera, sD), performance and hotkeys.  Models supported are: 701/701SD, 702, 900, 900A, 901 and 1000/1000H. To install the .deb package and begin using the eee control tool, see this site.

Presenting At Ubuntu OpenWeek – Ubuntu on the EeePC

I hope by now you’ve heard some of the noise regarding Ubuntu OpenWeek which begins tomorrow, 15:00 UTC in #ubuntu-classroom.  We’re going to have some really cool, really interesting presentations this time around!  I’m trying to figure out when I’ll have time for work there are so many presentations that I want to attend! I… Read More »

Continued Impressions of Ubuntu 7.10 on the EeePC

Someone asked me today how Ubuntu was working on the EeePC.  It’s working great!  I thought I might share some of my experiences so far, after a bit more use.  If you are interested in installing Ubuntu 7.10 on your EeePC head on over to the Ubuntu Community Wiki and find out how! Travel This… Read More »

Getting 800×480 on the EeePC

I realized the other nite that I have been using my EeePC at 640×480 since I got it. Man, how miserable is that resolution! Well, I set out to figure out how to make sure I was using the larger resolution and didn’t find much. This post outlines the steps I took, and I’ve also… Read More »

Tips on Installing Ubuntu 7.10 to the EeePC

I started a blog post on how to install Ubuntu 7.10 on the EeePC and before I knew it the post was about a mile long.  I figured it was better at that point to publish the information on the Ubuntu community Wiki (this one is for you Popey).  So, for all of you that… Read More »

Happy Holidays… Inital Impressions of the EeePC (701)

Just wanted to throw out a quick Happy Holidays to all the readers out there. I will be posting some “Ubuntu on the Eee PC” tutorials just as soon as I get them organized.  There is a lot of really helpful documentation on the Eee user website, but some of it does seem a bit… Read More »