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by JaZZyCooL
Sun Jan 05, 2014 12:48 am
Forum: Graphic Cards & Monitors
Topic: Failed to open X server?
Replies: 1
Views: 270

Failed to open X server?

hey guys, I recently installed Linux mint 16 and my battery was draining fast so I tried installing a few nvidia packages from the software center those are as follows > Nvidia-settings > Bumblebee support with nvidia propreitary drivers > Nvidia-current After installing those in 5 mins all shut dow...
by JaZZyCooL
Sun Nov 24, 2013 4:28 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: How to dual boot windows 8 and Linux mint 15?
Replies: 11
Views: 2355

Re: How to dual boot windows 8 and Linux mint 15?

I appreciate your reply sir, but honestly with virtual machine I guess I would love to but honestly I want something more than just a virtual machine that is why but I guess it can work temporarily though I can work on it more.
by JaZZyCooL
Sat Nov 23, 2013 4:59 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: How to dual boot windows 8 and Linux mint 15?
Replies: 11
Views: 2355

Re: How to dual boot windows 8 and Linux mint 15?

thanks a lot guys I highly appreciate your replies actually yes I have successfully dual booted my windows 8 and Linux mint 14 successfully before even other OSs and now I coming back to it but the problem is I forgot how I did the earlier one though I think I should try and if I get a specific erro...
by JaZZyCooL
Thu Nov 21, 2013 9:00 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: How to dual boot windows 8 and Linux mint 15?
Replies: 11
Views: 2355

Re: How to dual boot windows 8 and Linux mint 15?

well again sir that is a link for installation on windows 7, windows 8 is a totally new concept and complex one, though I highly appreciate for the link.
by JaZZyCooL
Tue Nov 19, 2013 7:11 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: How to dual boot windows 8 and Linux mint 15?
Replies: 11
Views: 2355

Re: How to dual boot windows 8 and Linux mint 15?

Well first of all thanks a lot for your reply but I want to install my Linux mint on windows 8 so I think the link you provided won't work also I have a lenovo Y400 with a pre-installed windows 8, 8 GB RAM, 2 GB Nvidia GT 650M, intel i7 processor, 1TB hard drive.
by JaZZyCooL
Tue Nov 19, 2013 6:50 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: How to dual boot windows 8 and Linux mint 15?
Replies: 11
Views: 2355

Re: How to dual boot windows 8 and Linux mint 15?

I would highly appreciate if someone could really help me out
by JaZZyCooL
Mon Nov 18, 2013 5:15 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: How to dual boot windows 8 and Linux mint 15?
Replies: 11
Views: 2355

How to dual boot windows 8 and Linux mint 15?

hey guys, I have been the member of linux mint 14 community I have used a lot of Linux Distro and still am but now I am thinking of settling to one though that is what I decided with opensuse but then I thought of Linux mint which was earlier community and then thinking of returning back to it. I ha...
by JaZZyCooL
Fri Jun 21, 2013 7:11 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Unable to install GDM themes?
Replies: 1
Views: 148

Unable to install GDM themes?

hey guys, I just installed gnome to look for some changes but then unistalled and went back to xfce session, but now I am not able to change my gdm themes because I am not even able to find my login window. I go to prefernces > ? there is no option called login window. I tried to update and reinstal...
by JaZZyCooL
Mon May 06, 2013 10:18 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: How to change the panel position on xfce?
Replies: 2
Views: 325

Re: How to change the panel position on xfce?

Thanks a lot sir, Actually I tried once but let me try once again. Once again your help is highly appreciated.
by JaZZyCooL
Sun May 05, 2013 9:14 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: How to change the panel position on xfce?
Replies: 2
Views: 325

How to change the panel position on xfce?

hey guys, I just installed my linux mint 14 on my pre-installed windows 8, but I am not satisfied with the theme for which I want to change the location of the panel, but unable to, I don't know why but as soon as I go to the panel > preferences I don't have any option for changing any kind of posit...
by JaZZyCooL
Wed Apr 24, 2013 4:04 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: How to change the panel position?
Replies: 5
Views: 2482

Re: How to change the panel position?

Actuallly I have xfce.
by JaZZyCooL
Tue Apr 23, 2013 9:36 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: How to change the panel position?
Replies: 5
Views: 2482

Re: How to change the panel position?

I don't have any option of orientation that is what driving me crazy.
by JaZZyCooL
Tue Apr 23, 2013 6:27 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: How to change the panel position?
Replies: 5
Views: 2482

How to change the panel position?

hey dude,
I have been looking up for new themes and thought of changing mine too and for that I am thinking of changing the position of the panel, Can you help me figure out how to change the position of the default panel in linux mint 14.


Your help is highly apprecaited.
by JaZZyCooL
Sun Apr 14, 2013 6:39 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Successful install but unable to boot on win 8 nor mint?
Replies: 8
Views: 816

Re: How-to: Dual boot Windows 8 and Mint 14 - both (U)EFI!

According to the grub.cfg file in your Boot Repair output, you should have a total of seven Windows entries: ⋅  efi/EFI/Boot/bootx64.efi -- This option launches the EFI fallback boot loader, which can be anything, but Windows installs a copy of its boot loader to this location. OTOH, the ...
by JaZZyCooL
Sun Apr 14, 2013 6:36 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: How to change GDM on Linux mint 13 xfce?
Replies: 1
Views: 628

How to change GDM on Linux mint 13 xfce?

hey guys, I was just messing around with Linux mint 13 xfce and I found some themes on http://www.gnome-look.org which are known as GDM, but the problem is I know where to extract (usr/share/gdm), but don't know how to apply those themes. Also I downloaded some lockscreen themes too, but I don't kno...
by JaZZyCooL
Sat Apr 13, 2013 11:50 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Successful install but unable to boot on win 8 nor mint?
Replies: 8
Views: 816

Re: Successful install but unable to boot on win 8 nor mint?

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 sda 8 - EXT4 /boot
Was this file to be created in EXT4 format or FAT32. I think I have messed up on that.
by JaZZyCooL
Sat Apr 13, 2013 11:16 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Successful install but unable to boot on win 8 nor mint?
Replies: 8
Views: 816

Re: Successful install but unable to boot on win 8 nor mint?

Yeah! actually I posted the wrong phrase anyways, after all that also I am not getting, because I followed the same steps.
by JaZZyCooL
Sat Apr 13, 2013 3:38 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Successful install but unable to boot on win 8 nor mint?
Replies: 8
Views: 816

Re: Successful install but unable to boot on win 8 nor mint?

I got everything except where it says "Please do not forget to make your BIOS in the path provided"
by JaZZyCooL
Fri Apr 12, 2013 11:54 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Successful install but unable to boot on win 8 nor mint?
Replies: 8
Views: 816

Successful install but unable to boot on win 8 nor mint?

hey guys, I just installed my Linuxmint 14 on my windows 8. Using the following steps 1) Created three partitions sda 8 - EXT4 /boot sda 9 - Swap area sda10 - EXT4 / 2) clicked on the sda 8 and pressed install 3) After installation opened boot-repair and choose the following options: OS to boot by d...
by JaZZyCooL
Sun Mar 31, 2013 1:29 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Samsung UEFI Bricking
Replies: 28
Views: 6874

Re: Samsung UEFI Bricking

Hey but I have a lenovo laptop with pre-installed windows 8 and I was able to install Linux mint alongside windows 8, but the only thing that is bothering me is that I am not able to boot into both OS with UEFI mode every time I have to boot to a particular OS I have to change the mode, for which I ...

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