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by rob0917
Sat May 14, 2011 11:03 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: linux mint 11 rc
Replies: 2
Views: 391

Re: linux mint 11 rc

to oscar799 ,that fix worked for me but the borders disappear again after enabling compiz through fusion icon . So still looking for a more permanent fix. thanks for the reply I'll use it till I find a permanent fix.
by rob0917
Sat May 14, 2011 9:50 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: linux mint 11 rc
Replies: 2
Views: 391

linux mint 11 rc

I'm running linux mint 11 rc and at the log in screen I have the "gnome" environment chosen . Once I'm logged into the desktop and open a program or a window I have no upper border on the window ,no minimize ,maximize, or close buttons .Plus I'm unable to move the windows . I can close the windows t...
by rob0917
Sun Apr 17, 2011 2:46 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: typing in software manager (solved}
Replies: 4
Views: 488

Re: typing in software manager

Thanks for the advice . I think I'll use synaptic instead when I need to search and software manager when I want to browse apps.
Thanks, Rob
by rob0917
Sat Apr 16, 2011 2:53 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: typing in software manager (solved}
Replies: 4
Views: 488

typing in software manager (solved}

I have an old IBM Thinkpad A21m laptop with 512 MB of ram and I have Linux Mint 10 Main Edition installed .The problem I'm having is with the software manager ,whenever I type in the search bar I can only type one letter and then software manager freezes and I have to force it to quit . But if I use...
by rob0917
Sun Oct 03, 2010 4:46 pm
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: WG311v3 wireless driver
Replies: 6
Views: 2125

Re: WG311v3 wireless driver

I'm having the same trouble on old IBM Thinkpad A21m. Hope both of us get a reply soon as to how to fix this.
by rob0917
Mon Sep 27, 2010 9:40 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: dpkg configure -a (solved)
Replies: 1
Views: 451

dpkg configure -a (solved)

I stopped an installation process installing wine because the install was taking way too long . When I tried reinstalling wine I got an error message that dpkg was interrupted and to run dpkd configure -a and I run this command in terminal and it tries to connect to sourceforge.net but it continuall...
by rob0917
Mon Sep 27, 2010 8:27 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: update manager not connecting to internet
Replies: 1
Views: 688

Re: update manager not connecting to internet

I'm having same kinda problem ,tried installing wine through terminal but it gets stuck trying to connect to sourceforge.net and after going to sourceforge.net in my browser I find the site is down. now I can't install packages because update manager is stuck trying to connect to sourceforge.net
by rob0917
Sun Jun 27, 2010 10:08 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: upload manager (solved)
Replies: 1
Views: 333

upload manager (solved)

Would someone explain to me how to use upload manager step by step ? I find this app hard to understand.
by rob0917
Fri Jun 25, 2010 10:50 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Just want to say hello
Replies: 2
Views: 768

Just want to say hello

I've used Ubuntu since 4.10 and I believe I have tried every version of Mint that's been available . What a fantastic distro ,with everything it's got installed it saves a lot of time over Ubuntu . This is my first post but I have been lurking in the background learning all I can .So just saying Hi ...

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