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Newb kid on the block!!!

Postby Finnthecelt on Tue Aug 24, 2010 8:52 pm

Hi all,

Looking forward to using this OS.

Just installed today, then read the guide. Then read Fred's post about partitions. Rather than reinstall near 6 months I think I need to do it after 6 hours!!!! LOL! No biggie I just don't think I made the Main partition big enough.

Chat @ u soon.

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Re: Newb kid on the block!!!

Postby tdockery97 on Tue Aug 24, 2010 9:04 pm

Welcome to the community Finn. Looks like you've already done some great research here. Yes, I've reinstalled Mint several times. It's so simple to install that I never worry about borking my system. I always keep a live-dvd image of my complete system that is never more than 2 weeks old.
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Re: Newb kid on the block!!!

Postby Oscar799 on Wed Aug 25, 2010 4:07 am

Hello Finnthecelt,
Welcome to Mint Forum :P
There is a lot of useful information for new and not-so-new users here -> viewtopic.php?f=60&p=302358#p302358
We have a Community site http://community.linuxmint.com/
For real-time help there are IRC channels,open MintMenu>Internet>XChat and you will be automatically connected to #linuxmint-help and #linuxmint-chat
Have fun with Mint
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Re: Newb kid on the block!!!

Postby jesica on Wed Aug 25, 2010 11:32 am

Welcome, :mrgreen:
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