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wrong mint

Postby bebe on Sun Nov 03, 2013 6:32 pm

Brand new to mint, thought i was installing mint 15 but the welcome to mint screen has 10?
When clicking on the install from DVD button on the welcome screen it states that i have broken applications
now what?

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Re: wrong mint

Postby xenopeek on Sun Nov 03, 2013 6:47 pm

Well, probably a good idea to instead install Linux Mint 15. Linux Mint 10 is obsolete and there's no easy way to upgrade from 10 to 15 other than installing 15 to replace 10. You can pick the edition you want from here: http://www.linuxmint.com/download.php. The name of the file you download should start with "linunxmint-15-", or you are downloading the wrong version.
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Re: wrong mint

Postby bebe on Mon Nov 04, 2013 7:55 pm

I see were i went wrong. UNetbootin only goes to version 10

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Re: wrong mint

Postby xenopeek on Tue Nov 05, 2013 4:01 am

You don't really need UNetbootin: http://community.linuxmint.com/tutorial/view/744. I don't know enough about UNetbootin, as it never worked for me, but I believe you should also be able to tell it to use an ISO file you have downloaded yourself.
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Re: wrong mint

Postby ace_N_kelly on Tue Nov 05, 2013 5:53 am

In my case , when using unetbootin (unetbootin-linux-585) ,
I select the ISO (in the lower section) that I've manually downloaded and it work great each time !!
(I said manually caus' I keep my ISO up to date with mintconstructor in case of a forced reinstall)

Hope it help !!!
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Re: wrong mint

Postby usbtux on Tue Nov 05, 2013 4:33 pm

bebe wrote:I see were i went wrong. UNetbootin only goes to version 10

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Rubbish...

http://youtu.be/pq2bsTh_dDs How to use unetbootin to make a liveusb from windows
Install Unetbootin via synaptic then - Use Unetbootin in Linux Mint http://youtu.be/HRMzroqA1Wc
http://goo.gl/DXKgM LinuxMint tutorials.
Running LinuxMint 17 Cinnamon/KDE/XFCE
http://goo.gl/WFu0u Installing Mint - the screen cast videos.
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