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by botus
Fri May 22, 2015 12:45 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Lenovo thinkpad t420 screen freezes?
Replies: 5
Views: 1215

Re: Lenovo thinkpad t420 screen freezes?

Might be a driver issue. First try the easy generic solutions: install the latest kernel from the 3.13 series : https://sites.google.com/site/easylinuxtipsproject/mint-cinnamon-first#TOC-Install-kernel-updates (item 1.2.3, left column) Then reboot. When no improvement: install the latest kernel fro...
by botus
Wed May 20, 2015 10:06 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Lenovo thinkpad t420 screen freezes?
Replies: 5
Views: 1215

Re: Lenovo thinkpad t420 screen freezes?

System: Host: hc-pc Kernel: 3.13.0-37-generic x86_64 (64 bit, gcc: 4.8.2) Desktop: Gnome Distro: Linux Mint 17.1 Rebecca Machine: System: LENOVO (portable) product: 4236N4G version: ThinkPad T420 Mobo: LENOVO model: 4236N4G Bios: LENOVO version: 83ET76WW (1.46 ) date: 07/05/2013 CPU: Dual core Intel...
by botus
Wed May 20, 2015 1:00 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Lenovo thinkpad t420 screen freezes?
Replies: 5
Views: 1215

Lenovo thinkpad t420 screen freezes?

Hi, i have a annoying problem with my Lenovo Thinkpad t420. The screen freezes from time to time and i cant understand why. I use my laptop mostly for writing stuff and listen to music. But when the screen freezes music is still playing and the mouse and keyboard don’t work. Then i close the screen ...
by botus
Mon Jan 12, 2015 2:24 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Having issues to play dvd's...
Replies: 14
Views: 1353

Re: Having issues to play dvd's...

Aslong i can put it on a hdd and connect it to The tv I'm happy :)
Made one movie to .iso and used handbrake to transfer it to mkv.
Worked great btw!

But after the first I can't DD another one... Probebly some issues with copyright like you said?
by botus
Mon Jan 12, 2015 1:16 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Having issues to play dvd's...
Replies: 14
Views: 1353

Re: Having issues to play dvd's...

Changed The region and now it finds the DVD but still having issue play it. But I now try to use the DD command to transfer the DVD to .iso file but it worked on one DVD and bow it seems to stop random in the transfer process.. Read write issue. As long I can get the ISO file and make it mkv in hand...
by botus
Sun Jan 11, 2015 9:53 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Having issues to play dvd's...
Replies: 14
Views: 1353

Re: Having issues to play dvd's...

dont work with smplayer eather and not with handbrake it looks like no program can use the dvd drive :S
by botus
Sun Jan 11, 2015 9:29 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Having issues to play dvd's...
Replies: 14
Views: 1353

Re: Having issues to play dvd's...

Its there.. have tryed a couple of dvd's but same thing...

it was working on vlc on mac.
by botus
Sun Jan 11, 2015 8:39 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Having issues to play dvd's...
Replies: 14
Views: 1353

Re: Having issues to play dvd's...

Then i get this error from vlc:

Playback failure:
DVDRead could not read block 0.
by botus
Sun Jan 11, 2015 8:00 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Having issues to play dvd's...
Replies: 14
Views: 1353

Having issues to play dvd's...

Hi, just installed mint 17.1 cinnamon and got everything running smoothly.
but when i put in a dvd and try to play it with vlc i get this error: http://pastebin.com/LeDbBcNf
cant understand whats wrong :(

hoping for some help here :D
by botus
Sun Jan 11, 2015 6:18 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Linux mint 17.1 Cinnamon on ASUS G751JT
Replies: 3
Views: 700

Re: Linux mint 17.1 Cinnamon on ASUS G751JT

That message got me thinking...

and i actualy solved it myself. found this site: http://www.noobslab.com/2014/12/use-nvi ... rs-in.html
and installed the driver that support my video card and vola :D

hope this will help other with the same issue! :mrgreen:
by botus
Sat Jan 10, 2015 3:06 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Linux mint 17.1 Cinnamon on ASUS G751JT
Replies: 3
Views: 700

Re: Linux mint 17.1 Cinnamon on ASUS G751JT

im getting this message:

Code: Select all

VGA compatible controller: NVIDIA Corporation Device 13d8 (rev a1)
Btw it says om The sticker i have nvidia geforce gtx 970M.
by botus
Sat Jan 10, 2015 5:20 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Linux mint 17.1 Cinnamon on ASUS G751JT
Replies: 3
Views: 700

Linux mint 17.1 Cinnamon on ASUS G751JT

Hi, i just bought an ASUS G751JT and tryed all yesterday to install mint 17.1 Cinnamon and finaly got the bios config ok and installed it. it is a couple of issues im having and hoping you guys can help me with this? :D first one is that when i shut down the laptop and start it it uses some time to ...
by botus
Sat Dec 20, 2014 9:46 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Buy new laptop: ASUS G751JT 17.3" Full HD
Replies: 1
Views: 445

Buy new laptop: ASUS G751JT 17.3" Full HD

Hi, Im going to buy a new laptop and I'm looking on ASUS G751JT 17.3" Full HD. But but will this one work with linux mint 17.1 ? Found it on a norwegian website since this is where i come from: https://www.komplett.no/asus-g751jt-173-full-hd/824817#!tab:extra . don't know if it has different spec th...
by botus
Sun Feb 16, 2014 6:24 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Battery icon on the panel
Replies: 2
Views: 422

Re: Battery icon on the panel

Yes. But i havet tried this But it word work.
I have removed it from the panel and added it again.
by botus
Sat Feb 15, 2014 9:36 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Battery icon on the panel
Replies: 2
Views: 422

Battery icon on the panel

Hi, i just upgraded from mint 15 to mint 16 cinnamon 64x and love it!

i have a broblem with the battery icon on the buttom panel.
i have tried to remove and apply the power manager from panel but nothing change.

anyone know how i can get this icon to show??? :)
by botus
Fri Jan 31, 2014 6:40 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Mint 16 - Weard wifi problem
Replies: 10
Views: 1863

Re: Mint 16 - Weard wifi problem

Ok try this :))

Restart your computer and when it boots hold down the shift key on your keyboard. Then you Will see the grub menu. Now press the E key.

God down to when you see the quiet splash and type inn acpi=off right behind there. Now type f10.

Wola woked for me :))
by botus
Wed Jan 22, 2014 6:35 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: mint 16 slow
Replies: 1
Views: 473

mint 16 slow

Hi, i i have a problem i didden have before. i used to use mint 15 cinnamon and worked like a charm. but becouse of work i needed to go back to windows for a while then i saw mint 16 was released so i switched since i dont need windows anymore. the problem i am having is that it is slow. like openin...
by botus
Sat Jan 18, 2014 2:43 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Linux java
Replies: 5
Views: 495

Re: Linux java

Thats right dont want to use oracle! learned from some earlyer experience :P

Any sugestion on how to bypass this ? :P
newer heard of http://duinsoft.nl :P
by botus
Sat Jan 18, 2014 1:26 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Linux java
Replies: 5
Views: 495

Linux java

Another question from me :D hehe ^,^ I have never had problems with java on linux before. installed oracle java when i used my computer on work crm a while ago. but turned fast back to the regular one. (clean install linux 16 cinnamon). now i have trouble with dnb.no java. why!!! dnb is my trouble a...

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