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by kc1di
Thu Nov 08, 2018 4:30 am
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Hello
Replies: 5
Views: 76

Re: Hello

Hello twoshea982 and Welcome to Linux Mint Forums, You can start by reading the Mint user guide found here: https://linuxmint.com/documentation/user-guide/Cinnamon/english_18.0.pdf then do a search for Linux for newbies on line: You will find all sorts of free instructions. Such as these: https://ww...
by kc1di
Thu Nov 08, 2018 4:12 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: How to Install "Pale Moon Browser" ?
Replies: 3
Views: 117

Re: How to Install "Pale Moon Browser" ?

Go to this pagehttps://software.opensuse.org/download. ... e=palemoon and follow the ppa instructions for Ubuntu 18.04 copy and paste the commands one at a time into a terminal. Palemoon will be installed. and kept up to date.
good luck.
by kc1di
Tue Nov 06, 2018 8:46 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Problem during Linux Mint boot
Replies: 1
Views: 68

Re: Problem during Linux Mint boot

We need a little more info on your system to be of much help.
What video card are you using? Ram, processor ETC.
Is it a Uefi machine?
by kc1di
Tue Nov 06, 2018 6:45 am
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: New Linux user from Ireland
Replies: 9
Views: 155

Re: New Linux user from Ireland

Hello Linows and Welcome to Linux Mint Forums,
Enjoy :)
by kc1di
Tue Nov 06, 2018 6:44 am
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Hello from Iowa!
Replies: 5
Views: 119

Re: Hello from Iowa!

Hello Soulcoffr and Welcome to Linux Mint Forums,
Enjoy ;)
by kc1di
Tue Nov 06, 2018 6:39 am
Forum: Wireless
Topic: Wifi Problem in Mint 19 XFCE How can I activate it?
Replies: 1
Views: 106

Re: Wifi Problem in Mint 19 XFCE How can I activate it?

please go to a terminal and type this command and post the output you get here. This will tell us what your working with and we can give guidance.

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inxi -Nn
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rfkill list
by kc1di
Tue Nov 06, 2018 6:35 am
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Hi from Brisbane, Australia
Replies: 7
Views: 99

Re: Hi from Brisbane, Australia

Hi David and Welcome to Linux Mint Forums,
Good to have you aboard and hope you'll enjoy :)
by kc1di
Mon Oct 29, 2018 5:38 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: HP network printer won't work after upgrade
Replies: 8
Views: 187

Re: HP network printer won't work after upgrade

to to a terminal and type this command and install the printer via the hp installation guide hp-setup I'm assuming your using the printer in wireless mode. You may need to set a fixed IP address on your network for the printer also. I believe the envy allows you to do that on it's setting. set the I...
by kc1di
Mon Oct 29, 2018 5:29 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Should I update Linux kernel (level 4)?
Replies: 4
Views: 163

Re: Should I update Linux kernel (level 4)?

Hello gil5587 and Welcome to Linux Mint Forums, My rule of thumb when it comes to kernel updates is that if it's a point update in the same kernel, I.E. from kernel 4.15.0.36 to 4.15.0.38 I go for it. It is usually a security update. If it's a jump to a whole new kernel say to 4.17 or 4.18 etc. I ho...
by kc1di
Sun Oct 28, 2018 8:40 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [SOLVED] Dropbox on Linux Mint 19 stuck on syncing
Replies: 3
Views: 213

Re: Dropbox on Linux Mint 19 stuck on syncing

What files system are you using, Dropbox annouced I believe as of Nov 1st that they would now only support Ext4 formated discs.
by kc1di
Sat Oct 27, 2018 6:16 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [SOLVED] Synaptic Update Could not download all repository indexes
Replies: 5
Views: 138

Re: Synaptic Update Could not download all repository indexes

It sounds like that mirror may have been down at the time or was syncing. Try again if it persists try a different mirror.
by kc1di
Fri Oct 26, 2018 6:09 am
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: new here
Replies: 8
Views: 257

Re: new here

Hello nvitingdpeman and welcome to Linux Mint Forums,
this tutorial may be of interest to you in learning Python- good luck
https://www.learnpython.org
by kc1di
Tue Oct 23, 2018 3:07 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Stacer (system optimizer and monitor) will not run..LM19 Mate
Replies: 8
Views: 245

Re: Stacer (system optimizer and monitor) will not run..LM19 Mate

try launch stacer in a terminal if there are errors they will show up there.
I didn't know it was a 32 bit machine. so no the appimage will only work with 64 bit machine.
by kc1di
Mon Oct 22, 2018 7:49 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Stacer (system optimizer and monitor) will not run..LM19 Mate
Replies: 8
Views: 245

Re: Stacer (system optimizer and monitor) will not run..LM19 Mate

I have it working fine on Mint 19 Mate, but I use the appimage and no install is need just download make executable and run.
you can find the appimage here: https://sourceforge.net/projects/stacer/
by kc1di
Sun Oct 21, 2018 1:14 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Hello From Ireland
Replies: 21
Views: 2783

Re: Hello From Ireland

Hello steocullen91 and Welcome to the Forums,
Enjoy ;)
by kc1di
Sun Oct 21, 2018 9:38 am
Forum: Wireless
Topic: No wifi with LM 19
Replies: 1
Views: 145

Re: No wifi with LM 19

Hello Anaadi and Welcome to Linux Mint Forums,
You need to be connected via Ethernet cable they go to a terminal and type this command.

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sudo apt install bcmwl-kernel-source
Once the install is finished you should be able to connect your wireless. Good Luck.
by kc1di
Sun Oct 21, 2018 6:46 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Acer Switch 10E SW3-016 - Wifi driver help
Replies: 6
Views: 253

Re: Acer Switch 10E SW3-016 - Wifi driver help

Hello heyitsabi and welcome to Linux Mint Forums,
Please go to a terminal and enter this command and post the output here so we will know what your actually working with.

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inxi -Nn
also this command

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rfkill list
by kc1di
Sun Oct 21, 2018 6:39 am
Forum: Wireless
Topic: My wifi works very slow. In other OS the same wifi works fast
Replies: 1
Views: 124

Re: My wifi works very slow. In other SO the same wifi works fast

Hello JGRQ and Welcome to Linux Mint Forums,

Please go to a terminal and type this command and post the output here so we will know what your working with.

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inxi -Fxz
by kc1di
Thu Oct 11, 2018 9:08 am
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Add KDE desktop to Linux Mint
Replies: 16
Views: 924

Re: Add KDE desktop to Linux Mint

I have run Kubuntu for KDE and it's a good choice. Never got KDE neon going the way I wanted but did not waste much time on it either. I would be interested in the switch tool. But to be honest can't really see the reason to put KDE back on Mint. after installing with the tool will it be updated? I ...
by kc1di
Thu Oct 11, 2018 8:56 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: (Solved) adding another user
Replies: 6
Views: 77

Re: adding another user

A new home with the new user's name will be created. here is a page that will help you: https://www.computerbeginnersguides.com ... mint-18-2/

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