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by revelationman
Mon May 27, 2013 6:00 am
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: Thunderbird update issue
Replies: 18
Views: 8285

Re: Thunderbird update issue

I know this is an old post, but the way to update does work, I use it all the time,
by revelationman
Mon May 20, 2013 10:38 am
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Hello from the UK
Replies: 5
Views: 1231

Re: Hello from the UK

It is my second rig also I have an newer laptop that runs Windows 8 and my partner she uses that, and I needed a computer , so bang take the old box out slap in the Mint Deb and there you go

I tell her format c: on but the second box keeps the peace
by revelationman
Sun May 19, 2013 5:17 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Hello from the UK
Replies: 5
Views: 1231

Hello from the UK

Originally from Toronto Canada, now here in Nottingham,. I have returned to using Linux again, I was given a 9 year old Desktop with a single core AMD 3200 64 with 80 GIG drive 128 Meg Nvida , what to do what to do, I tried Ubuntu since I used it a few years ago, and I was truly disappointed Unity w...
by revelationman
Tue Apr 30, 2013 6:40 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: What are your top tips for a Newbie?
Replies: 645
Views: 312209

Re: What are your top tips for a Newbie?

Here is my top tip for newbies, just go for it, Linux Mint ( I will use Linux Mint in this case ) is a straightforwad system to use, but my advise is to save documents or any other items on a USB stick. My other top tip keep your system vanilla, till you get comfortable with Linux and how it general...
by revelationman
Sat Apr 20, 2013 5:11 pm
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: Why I have given up on LMDE
Replies: 8
Views: 4406

Re: Why I have given up on LMDE

Intially I had the Debian version on this old system , then I went to Mint 14 , what I do like about Debian is idea of not upgrading or reinstalling the system due to a new release. I save all my files on my 320 gig usb drive, and I am looking at a 3 year old laptop next I am thinking and leaning to...
by revelationman
Sat Apr 13, 2013 7:16 am
Forum: Non-technical Questions
Topic: Very Happy with Linxu Mint 14
Replies: 6
Views: 2515

Very Happy with Linxu Mint 14

I was a Linux user before not hardcore, but in the last few years I have been sticking with Windows , my laptop has Windows 8 Icore 3 with 6 Gigs, so it runs fun, but early this year I was given a single core AMD 3200+ with 2 Gigs of Ram on it, it had Windows XP Home loaded . Anyway the desktop went...
by revelationman
Fri Apr 12, 2013 5:54 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: newbie..Athlon 64 3200 + Geforce FX5200
Replies: 8
Views: 2316

Re: newbie..Athlon 64 3200 + Geforce FX5200

I find this interesting I have practically the same pc System: Host: Kernel: 3.5.0-17-generic x86_64 (64 bit) Desktop: Gnome Distro: Linux Mint 14 Nadia CPU: Single core AMD Athlon 64 3200+ (-UP-) cache: 512 KB flags: (lm nx sse sse2 sse3) clocked at 1000.00 MHz Graphics: Card: NVIDIA NV44 [GeForce ...
by revelationman
Sat Apr 06, 2013 7:07 pm
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: Firefox 19 don't update
Replies: 12
Views: 8119

Re: Firefox 19 don't update

That worked brilliantly thanks for that, I remember this now for the next update, I am just getting back into Linux, so a bit rusty on the commands and all that


:wink:
by revelationman
Sat Mar 30, 2013 8:14 pm
Forum: Releases & Announcements
Topic: LMDE 201303 released!
Replies: 35
Views: 14089

Re: LMDE 201303 released!

I have to be honest I was a loyal Ubuntu user till unity came out, and I just said it is over, I just did not like though I tried to get use to it, as I mentioned , I though I was burning the regular Linux Mint till this was installed, and said hang this is Debian, It is a very solid system , but fr...
by revelationman
Sat Mar 30, 2013 5:40 am
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: How to install the Nvidia proprietary drivers in LinuxMint
Replies: 150
Views: 110209

Re: How to install the Nvidia proprietary drivers in LinuxMi

Here is my situation, I have this 9 year old tower with Nvida 6200 Gforce, anyway , I went to Device , then I seen a recommended Driver for Nvida, oh I though this is nice , well , upon the reboot, I have no drivers, the screen is large, i am puling my hair, I have tried several things to restore th...
by revelationman
Wed Mar 27, 2013 8:17 am
Forum: Releases & Announcements
Topic: LMDE 201303 released!
Replies: 35
Views: 14089

Re: LMDE 201303 released!

i prob give you some of you a good chuckle I installed this by accident, I burnt the ISO thinking it was the regular Linux Mint but, it installed quite nicely I might add, I had a old AMD 3200 64 bit processor with a 1 gig of memory and 80 gig Sata drive so I said hey why not make it a Linux Box So ...

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