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Postby Edd443 on Fri Feb 01, 2013 8:52 pm

I'm a completely noob at linux, but I'm fascinated for how fast and reliable it is, so I want to learn to use it properly.
I've already posted some entries in this forums but I don't know why no one has repied yet. Maybe I'm doting someting wrong...
I like reading and researching on the internet, so a good way to help me is sharing articles and links with me.
I always try to be as respectful as I can when I post something or when I chat on IRC.
I hope I'll learn using these forums.
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Re: Hello there

Postby Orbmiser on Fri Feb 01, 2013 9:40 pm

Welcome and yes can't take an hour or a day or two or not at all.
Depending on issue and those reading can answer your questions.
After a day I usually post a "bump" in my thread to refresh to top of new posts.

Also since Mint is based on Ubuntu. Be sure to join their forums also for places to get and find help.

Hang in there as will take a bit of time & patience to get the most out of Linux.
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Re: Hello there

Postby The-Wizard on Sat Feb 02, 2013 4:27 am

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Re: Hello there

Postby xenopeek on Sat Feb 02, 2013 6:10 am

Welcome to Linux Mint :D I've already made a reply to one of your topics, as has another member. We've been wondering what progress you have made :) You can find your own posts, if you lost the link, by clicking on "View your posts" at the top. Highlighted in red are the topics that have new replies, that you haven't read yet. If you want, at the bottom of the page you can also subscribe to or bookmark a topic. (Subscribe informs you through email of replies; bookmark lets you find the topic easily again through the user control panel > manage bookmarks page).
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Re: Hello there

Postby jesica on Tue Feb 05, 2013 10:22 am

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Re: Hello there

Postby Edd443 on Sat May 18, 2013 8:25 pm

xenopeek wrote:Welcome to Linux Mint :D I've already made a reply to one of your topics, as has another member. We've been wondering what progress you have made :) You can find your own posts, if you lost the link, by clicking on "View your posts" at the top. Highlighted in red are the topics that have new replies, that you haven't read yet. If you want, at the bottom of the page you can also subscribe to or bookmark a topic. (Subscribe informs you through email of replies; bookmark lets you find the topic easily again through the user control panel > manage bookmarks page).


Yes, I could see that (and I replied back). Thank you!
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Re: Hello there

Postby overthetop on Sat May 18, 2013 9:33 pm

Welcome aboard! :P
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Re: Hello there

Postby Edd443 on Sat May 25, 2013 5:03 am

Orbmiser wrote:Depending on issue and those reading can answer your questions.
After a day I usually post a "bump" in my thread to refresh to top of new posts.

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A "bump"? do you mean making a comment on one's post? if not, how do you make a "bump" in order to refresh to new posts? I need to know because I asked this and NO-ONE has replied yet:
viewtopic.php?f=206&t=134261
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Re: Hello there

Postby xenopeek on Sat May 25, 2013 5:09 am

See item 10 in the forum rules section II, "Bumping": viewtopic.php?f=17&t=83314
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