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by gychang
Mon Jan 18, 2016 11:11 am
Forum: Non-technical Questions
Topic: How do I remove Mint search engine from Chromium
Replies: 7
Views: 8481

Re: How do I remove Mint search engine from Chromium

ooseven wrote:Just go to settings and click on manage search engines.


this does not work on my PC.
by gychang
Sat Sep 08, 2012 6:51 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: can't see NTFS partition, mint13-xfce
Replies: 5
Views: 469

Re: can't see NTFS partition, mint13-xfce

Moved here by moderator. gychang, you have been a member of the forum for nearly 4 years and have made over 120 posts. This means you are not a newbie and your posts do not belong in 'Newbie Topics' . Please think about where they do belong before posting. Thanks. I am afraid my knowledge is meager...
by gychang
Thu Sep 06, 2012 11:22 pm
Forum: XFCE
Topic: [SOLVED] Make the panel show up above maximized windows
Replies: 2
Views: 872

Re: [SOLVED] Make the panel show up above maximized windows

thanks for posting will try this on mine.
by gychang
Thu Sep 06, 2012 11:18 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: The lack of 'format' command.
Replies: 5
Views: 416

Re: The lack of 'format' command.

I am also new but I use gparted. it can format HD, USB.
by gychang
Thu Sep 06, 2012 11:13 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Linux Mint Xfce
Replies: 5
Views: 517

Re: Linux Mint Xfce

Hi, Upgrading from Linux Mint 9 Gnome, which is the best to install on a netbook Samsung N150 Plus 2 GB RAM: - Linux Mint 13 Xfce - or Linux Mint Debian LMDE Xfce Which one will run better and at the end what will be the differences between them? Thanks a lot os I have the same netbook also with 2G...
by gychang
Thu Sep 06, 2012 11:03 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: can't see NTFS partition, mint13-xfce
Replies: 5
Views: 469

Re: can't see NTFS partition, mint13-xfce

I actually verified the partition is present with gparted (sda3) but on thunar can't see it.
by gychang
Thu Sep 06, 2012 10:32 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: can't see NTFS partition, mint13-xfce
Replies: 5
Views: 469

can't see NTFS partition, mint13-xfce

I have one large HD and installed mint13xfce, works great but can't see the ntfs partition (sda3).

I tried to install pysdm but on reboot still not visible.

can someone direct me to correct solution?
by gychang
Sun Sep 02, 2012 8:13 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: terminal command to activate logout panel?(SOLVED)
Replies: 4
Views: 4360

Re: terminal command to activate logout panel, what is it?

command "xfce4-session-logout_ did it for me, thanks for all the input.

gychang
by gychang
Sun Sep 02, 2012 10:54 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: how to run app in the background?
Replies: 2
Views: 234

Re: how to run app in the background?

any help? or do I have to reinstall...

gychang
by gychang
Fri Aug 31, 2012 2:15 pm
Forum: Other networking topics
Topic: can't see folders in home network with another Mint13 PC
Replies: 3
Views: 624

Re: can't see folders in home network with another Mint13 PC

Did you create any shares? EDIT : Please post the output of the following commands: testparm -s net usershare info --long -- apa@puppy ~ $ testparm -s Load smb config files from /etc/samba/smb.conf rlimit_max: increasing rlimit_max (1024) to minimum Windows limit (16384) Processing section "[p...
by gychang
Fri Aug 31, 2012 1:23 pm
Forum: Other networking topics
Topic: can't see folders in home network with another Mint13 PC
Replies: 3
Views: 624

can't see folders in home network with another Mint13 PC

I love mint13 XFCE, I have 2 PCs running well but having difficulty with see the folders, except "print$". I can see the name of the other machine but unable to access the folder.

I had tried sambashare as group but still no success.

thanks,

gychang
by gychang
Fri Aug 31, 2012 1:19 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: how to run app in the background?
Replies: 2
Views: 234

how to run app in the background?

On mint13 xfce, I noticed when I first install chromium it always ran in the background. Unfortunately I made the mistake and disabled this on the panel.

How do I get it back?

thanks,

gychang
by gychang
Fri Aug 31, 2012 10:23 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: How can I update Gimp to the latest version on Gimp site?
Replies: 4
Views: 504

Re: How can I update Gimp to the latest version on Gimp site

I use a ppa to get gimp 2.8.2 I used this to install Gimp 2.8 on Ubuntu 12.04 Precise open Terminal (Press Ctrl+Alt+T) and copy the following commands in the Terminal: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:otto-kesselgulasch/gimp sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install gimp Woody thanks so much, works perfe...
by gychang
Fri Aug 31, 2012 10:15 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: terminal command to activate logout panel?(SOLVED)
Replies: 4
Views: 4360

terminal command to activate logout panel?(SOLVED)

On my Mint13, xfce machine, I like to know the command to activate the logout panel (shutoff, restart, logout etc...). Any one know the command that will trigger it?

gychang
by gychang
Tue Aug 21, 2012 9:10 pm
Forum: Archive
Topic: Help me collecting your drivers postinstall scripts
Replies: 6
Views: 1625

Re: Help me collecting your drivers postinstall scripts

this is great, since I need to install ATI driver on my xfce version, will be waiting...

gychang
by gychang
Thu Aug 16, 2012 1:50 pm
Forum: Archive
Topic: [Solved] Problem update with package mint-search-addon
Replies: 21
Views: 14587

Re: Update is incomplete

madwoollything wrote:Thanks ..... actually needed to enter 'sudo apt-get remove --purge mint-search-addon'


thanks, this corrected the problem for me.
by gychang
Wed Aug 15, 2012 4:27 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: error updating
Replies: 1
Views: 708

error updating

I am getting this on my cinnamon debian machie. -- apa@puppy ~ $ sudo apt-get dist-upgrade Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Calculating upgrade... Done The following packages will be upgraded: mint-search-addon 1 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 ...
by gychang
Mon Jul 16, 2012 10:58 am
Forum: Archive
Topic: screen save-power save control on Mint12, Debian Cinnamon?
Replies: 7
Views: 1880

Re: screen save-power save control on Mint12, Debian Cinnamo

nothing in "system tools" that I can see.
could I ask u to verify?

thanks for helping out.

gychang
by gychang
Mon Jul 16, 2012 10:06 am
Forum: Archive
Topic: screen save-power save control on Mint12, Debian Cinnamon?
Replies: 7
Views: 1880

Re: screen save-power save control on Mint12, Debian Cinnamo

thanks for the input.

There is no"Control Center" under the main menu...

gychang

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