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by Slojinn
Wed Feb 28, 2018 9:51 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Search or Copy not showing
Replies: 2
Views: 121

Re: Search or Copy not showing

Sorry for taking so long and i thank you for your reply.
It's Cinnamon 64-bit 18.3. When i got on my pc today, it started to show. So i don't know what happened but its good now.
Thank you again.
by Slojinn
Mon Feb 26, 2018 11:28 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Search or Copy not showing
Replies: 2
Views: 121

Search or Copy not showing

I did a fresh install on this pc and i notice from another linux mint 18.3 install on a different pc, when you highlight a certain text, it will show up above the highlighted text with show "Search or Copy", this installation is not showing that option. I have to highlight the text i want and right ...
by Slojinn
Mon Jan 18, 2016 7:49 pm
Forum: Non-technical Questions
Topic: Downloading updates from different pc
Replies: 9
Views: 1147

Re: Downloading updates from different pc

Flemur, yes sir. Monthly plan and i could let it run at night, but kinda hard to get up at 2 am and let it run till 5 am(free download times). Monthly allocation is 15 gigs. :(

Ok, i will figure the virtual box out and do it that way.
Thanks for the advice and replies!!
by Slojinn
Mon Jan 18, 2016 2:44 pm
Forum: Non-technical Questions
Topic: Downloading updates from different pc
Replies: 9
Views: 1147

Re: Downloading updates from different pc

My fault. I want to download from windows 7 and take to the computer with Linux Mint 17.3. I checked for updates the other day, and it came up and had new updates, told it to go ahead and download updates, said it was gonna take 3+ hrs. So i had to stop that. Is this still do-able? Thanks for respon...
by Slojinn
Mon Jan 18, 2016 2:06 pm
Forum: Non-technical Questions
Topic: Downloading updates from different pc
Replies: 9
Views: 1147

Downloading updates from different pc

How, if possible, can i download the updates from a different, faster internet capable pc to an sd card, then install them to the pc that has slower internet speeds? (on satellite internet:very slow) Where can i do this and is there a guide on it? Thanks. If this is not the right area for this quest...
by Slojinn
Wed Nov 12, 2014 7:37 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: Mate 32bit - wireless "seen" but won't connect
Replies: 12
Views: 1726

Re: Mate 32bit - wireless "seen" but won't connect

ok. File is edited. Had to restart pc. Had an issue.
by Slojinn
Wed Nov 12, 2014 7:16 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: Mate 32bit - wireless "seen" but won't connect
Replies: 12
Views: 1726

Re: Mate 32bit - wireless "seen" but won't connect

gedit The program 'gedit' is currently not installed. You can install it by typing: sudo apt-get install gedit ls -al /etc/default total 168 drwxr-xr-x 4 root root 4096 Nov 12 10:34 . drwxr-xr-x 152 root root 12288 Nov 12 16:55 .. -rw-r--r-- 1 root root 346 Apr 3 2014 acpid -rw-r--r-- 1 root root 49...
by Slojinn
Wed Nov 12, 2014 6:57 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: Mate 32bit - wireless "seen" but won't connect
Replies: 12
Views: 1726

Re: Mate 32bit - wireless "seen" but won't connect

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by Slojinn
Wed Nov 12, 2014 6:29 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: Mate 32bit - wireless "seen" but won't connect
Replies: 12
Views: 1726

Re: Mate 32bit - wireless "seen" but won't connect

wlan0 Scan completed : Cell 01 - Address: XX:D7:19:41:54:XX ESSID:"D+D" Protocol:IEEE 802.11g Mode:Master Frequency:2.462 GHz (Channel 11) Quality:95/100 Signal level:-35 dBm Noise level:-96 dBm Encryption key:on Bit Rates:1 Mb/s; 2 Mb/s; 5.5 Mb/s; 11 Mb/s; 18 Mb/s 24 Mb/s; 36 Mb/s; 54 Mb/s Extra:bc...
by Slojinn
Wed Nov 12, 2014 6:08 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: Mate 32bit - wireless "seen" but won't connect
Replies: 12
Views: 1726

Re: Mate 32bit - wireless "seen" but won't connect

Here we go. dmesg | grep -e wlan -e ndis [ 19.243005] ndiswrapper: module verification failed: signature and/or required key missing - tainting kernel [ 19.258419] ndiswrapper version 1.59 loaded (smp=yes, preempt=no) [ 20.185289] ndiswrapper: driver bcmwlhigh5 (Netgear,05/05/2009, 5.10.79.30) loade...
by Slojinn
Wed Nov 12, 2014 5:32 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: Mate 32bit - wireless "seen" but won't connect
Replies: 12
Views: 1726

Mate 32bit - wireless "seen" but won't connect

Hello.I installed Mate 32-bit on an eMachines EL1200-05w (2gig, 160hd, AMD Athlon 2650e processor, Nvidia GeForce 6150SE GPU) I have read online most of the day about what should be installed and have installed lots of stuff to make it work. I left-click on the Ethernet network connection and it wil...
by Slojinn
Fri Sep 05, 2014 11:16 am
Forum: Gaming on Linux Mint
Topic: Anyone got Sim 4 to install and run yet?
Replies: 5
Views: 1985

Anyone got Sim 4 to install and run yet?

The Subject says it all. If anyone can help me with this i'd really appreciate it. I've been searching online and noone has mentioned anything about this. Wanting to install but needing help. Thanks in advance.
by Slojinn
Wed Jun 19, 2013 8:25 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Mint15 wants login and password on install
Replies: 7
Views: 678

Re: Mint15 wants login and password on install

ok, what i did was install mint 13 and it installed fine. 14 gave me trouble with install. So i'm pretty much done with all the updates. So thanks for the suggestions and help.
by Slojinn
Tue Jun 18, 2013 5:20 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Mint15 wants login and password on install
Replies: 7
Views: 678

Re: Mint15 wants login and password on install

Esc? Don't know what that is. Explain pls?
by Slojinn
Tue Jun 18, 2013 3:42 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Mint15 wants login and password on install
Replies: 7
Views: 678

Re: Mint15 wants login and password on install

hello. the only thing that is on it right now is XP. Harddrive is not password protected and does not require password to login on any user.
by Slojinn
Tue Jun 18, 2013 8:29 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Mint15 wants login and password on install
Replies: 7
Views: 678

Re: Mint15 wants login and password on install

No. i have install mint a few times before so i know it should not be at this stage yet. like i stated, triing to install and it came up with the live login screen. Its wanting a login and password and i have not got to the actuall desktop to install it. its running from live dvd.
by Slojinn
Tue Jun 18, 2013 7:20 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Mint15 wants login and password on install
Replies: 7
Views: 678

Mint15 wants login and password on install

Hello, my problem i am having is that i'm attempting to install mint 15 32-bit on an Dell Dimension 3000. I gets to the part where it wants me to put in a login name and password when it shouldn't for an install. This is my 2nd dvd that i burned and getting same results. I have tried: admin and pass...
by Slojinn
Mon Jan 21, 2013 5:57 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: 5 minutes till login
Replies: 4
Views: 728

Re: 5 minutes till login

Bigj231, the output is: inxi CPU~Dual core AMD Athlon 64 X2 3600+ (-MCP-) clocked at 1000.000 Mhz Kernel~3.5.0-17-generic i686 Up~6 min Mem~323.1/2015.9MB HDD~320.1GB(1.2% used) Procs~140 Client~Shell inxi~1.8.4 Vista takes 41 sec and Mint 14 takes 2min 28secs (monitor turns off a little bit after s...
by Slojinn
Sun Jan 20, 2013 8:59 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: 5 minutes till login
Replies: 4
Views: 728

5 minutes till login

I have an ho machine with Vista and Mint 14 installed. When i choose Mint as my choice, it takes nearly 5 minutes till it logs in (auto login). During that time it is a black screen. How do i shorten the time. I think it is disk checking but nothing shows on the screen between choosing and actual lo...

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