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Postby CaptnJunks on Wed Aug 13, 2014 9:09 pm

Just installed Mint 17 Cinnimon and wiped out Windows 8 - is a pain.
Can't be more impressed. Light, elegant, and open. It's been since my 486sx that I felt this in control of my desktop/laptop.

I'm curently a C.S. student and Mac is out of reach, and using cygwin was always limited. This OS is exactly seems exactly what I have always wished I was using.

Looking forward to geting acclimated and contributing :)

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Re: Hello

Postby ClutchDisc on Wed Aug 13, 2014 10:22 pm

Welcome to the wonderful Linux world! I started using Linux because of Windows 8 as well. Windows 8 is AWFUL!
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Re: Hello

Postby vrkalak on Thu Aug 14, 2014 1:33 am

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Re: Hello

Postby The-Wizard on Thu Aug 14, 2014 2:27 am

Welcome to the Mint family forums

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Re: Hello

Postby jahid on Thu Aug 14, 2014 4:18 am

Welcome to the Mint family......... :mrgreen:
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Re: Hello

Postby Crewp on Thu Aug 14, 2014 4:46 pm

Welcome to Linux Mint, and the Mint forum. :D
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Re: Hello

Postby apemanx on Fri Aug 15, 2014 2:53 am

What you said is what I said when I got my Minty working! Loving it! (LMDE for me...)
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Re: Hello

Postby killer de bug on Mon Aug 25, 2014 7:11 am

Glad you got ride of Windows 8 :)
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Re: Hello

Postby jesica on Wed Nov 05, 2014 7:55 am

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