Search found 9 matches

by crossingover
Sat Dec 21, 2013 10:02 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: How do I change a Distro on a Dual Boot?
Replies: 5
Views: 507

Re: How do I change a Distro on a Dual Boot?

Thanks so much for those who helped me with this problem.
I've read that the Mint forums are amazing and if this is an indication then I've read right.
Rand
by crossingover
Sat Dec 21, 2013 9:59 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: How do I change a Distro on a Dual Boot?
Replies: 5
Views: 507

Re: How do I change a Distro on a Dual Boot?

Ok, Awesome. It's all working fine. Here is what I did for other newbies who may be having the same problem. I double clicked or.. you can just highlight the partition that has the distro you want to change and click the change box(lower left) In the use as box I chose the "ext4 journaling the syste...
by crossingover
Sat Dec 21, 2013 5:26 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: How do I change a Distro on a Dual Boot?
Replies: 5
Views: 507

Re: How do I change a Distro on a Dual Boot?

Wow, what a quick response! If I didn't know any better I would think that you were waiting at your computer for my help request...LOL
Thanks so much!
On that last image do I click on the "Format the partition" and also pick a Mount point?

Randy
by crossingover
Sat Dec 21, 2013 11:11 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: How do I change a Distro on a Dual Boot?
Replies: 5
Views: 507

How do I change a Distro on a Dual Boot?

I everyone, I have a dilemma that probably has an easy fix...I'm just very new to all this. I have windows 7 on my desktop. I installed Manjaro along side of it. Everything went smoothly. After using Manjaro for a bit I'm finding that I prefer mint (I have mint on my laptop) My question is how do I ...
by crossingover
Mon Dec 09, 2013 10:49 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: No wired or wireless connection :(
Replies: 7
Views: 1000

Re: No wired or wireless connection :(

Ok, that was easy. I didn't fix my wireless driver problem with mint 13 mate but....... I did fix my wireless driver problem by installing mint 16 mate. And heres the cool thing: Mint 16 mate has the exact same interface as 13 mate but the internet works, both wireless and wired. Thanks Nux for the ...
by crossingover
Fri Dec 06, 2013 3:40 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: No wired or wireless connection :(
Replies: 7
Views: 1000

Re: No wired or wireless connection :(

First of all, thanks for all your help! I think I will take your suggestion and try a different distro. I'm not tied to mint/mate, it's just the first one I tried on my other computer and I really liked it. I know one thing, and that is any distro out there is going to be 100 times better then windo...
by crossingover
Fri Dec 06, 2013 1:32 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: No wired or wireless connection :(
Replies: 7
Views: 1000

Re: No wired or wireless connection :(

You may need to create a live USB stick with persistence, then download a package or two containing the drivers for your networking components. The forum member gold_finger has a good handle on such a process, so I would search through their recent posts for a tutorial. APTonCD is another option, b...
by crossingover
Thu Dec 05, 2013 11:43 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: No wired or wireless connection :(
Replies: 7
Views: 1000

Re: No wired or wireless connection :(

You may need to create a live USB stick with persistence, then download a package or two containing the drivers for your networking components. The forum member gold_finger has a good handle on such a process, so I would search through their recent posts for a tutorial. APTonCD is another option, b...
by crossingover
Thu Dec 05, 2013 10:43 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: No wired or wireless connection :(
Replies: 7
Views: 1000

No wired or wireless connection :(

First of all, Hello to everyone! I've taken the leap into Linux. I'm very new to all this but after successfully installing Linux on one machine and loving it I am excited at the thought of not having to deal with the MS operating system. This is my first post so my tech speak may be a little off. H...

Go to advanced search