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by phd21
Tue Aug 20, 2019 6:04 pm
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: TS video files treated as text or executable
Replies: 10
Views: 138

Re: TS video files treated as text or executable

Hi BillBald, Welcome to the wonderful world of Linux Mint and its excellent forum! I just read your post and the good replies to it. Here are my thoughts on this as well. It would help to know more about your system setup. If you run " inxi -Fxzd " and " lsusb " from the console terminal prompt, hig...
by phd21
Tue Aug 20, 2019 4:53 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [SOLVED] Are there any plans for an Email client for X-Apps/Linux Mint?
Replies: 4
Views: 99

Re: Are there any plans for an Email client for X-Apps/Linux Mint?

Hi CJBornak717, Welcome to the wonderful world of Linux Mint and its excellent forum! +1 I think it would be nice for Linux Mint to have their own email client X-apps that would be available to all Linux users because the Linux Mint developers do try to make their applications easier for the average...
by phd21
Tue Aug 20, 2019 12:42 pm
Forum: Other networking topics
Topic: Network Manager Bypassing VPN
Replies: 1
Views: 44

Re: Network Manager Bypassing VPN

Hi taux1c, Welcome to the wonderful world of Linux Mint and its excellent forum! It would help to know more about your system setup and which VPN provider you use and what VPN connection protocol like "openVPN" or another you are using or want to use. If you run " inxi -Fxzd " from the console termi...
by phd21
Tue Aug 20, 2019 12:07 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: A bit Nervous , I have some questions
Replies: 14
Views: 358

Re: Abit Nervous , I have some questions

Hi JerseyRail, & Mom, You are welcome from all of us that replied... A few other people in the past said I would have move up to at least Kernel 4.18 Ryzen APU support. Originally I was going to use the 2 core smaller brother the Athlon 200GE but people said that its bigger cousin was better support...
by phd21
Tue Aug 20, 2019 10:44 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Looking for animated GIF viewer
Replies: 12
Views: 235

Re: Looking for animated GIF viewer

Hi slider_31, You are welcome... Thanks for the feedback. I'm new to linux so not sure what setup I have other then the latest mint version. I'll have to explore these other options, i was looking for a simple player mode, where these look like i might have to convert them over into making my own GI...
by phd21
Tue Aug 20, 2019 12:36 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Need advice on wifi cards and setup
Replies: 5
Views: 100

Re: Need advice on wifi cards and setup

Hi vineyridge, I just read your post and the good replies to it. Here are my thoughts on this as well. There are many WiFi adapters that work well in Linux. I would recommend a plug-n-play WiFi adapter that does not require installing drivers. Why not go with a USB WiFi Adapter that is plug-n-play w...
by phd21
Tue Aug 20, 2019 12:16 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: How to join .MOV videos?
Replies: 3
Views: 70

Re: How to join .MOV videos?

Hi Offcenter, I just read your post and the good replies to it. Here are my thoughts on this as well. +1 for using a video editor like OpenShot, Kdenlive, Shotcut, Olive, Avidemux, etc... You can easily add your videos and then add them to a timeline next to one another, then create a new video (ren...
by phd21
Mon Aug 19, 2019 10:30 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: A bit Nervous , I have some questions
Replies: 14
Views: 358

Re: Abit Nervous , I have some questions

Hi JerseyRail, & Mom, Welcome to the wonderful world of Linux Mint and its excellent forum! Is this configuration compatible with LM 19.2 Cinnamon CPU/APU : AMD Ryzen 3 2200G 3.5 GHz Quad-Core Processor Motherboard : ASRock B450M-HDV R4.0 Micro ATX AM4 Memory : Crucial 8 GB (2 x 4 GB) DDR4-2400 Memo...
by phd21
Mon Aug 19, 2019 2:13 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Alexa App for Linux Mint
Replies: 2
Views: 77

Re: Alexa App for Linux Mint

Hi Palladini, I thought the Alexa and similar devices were voice controlled and not dependent on any computer operating system? Install alexa for Linux using the Snap Store | Snapcraft - Has various installation options from Snap package, etc... - Does not look like it has been updated since 2017? h...
by phd21
Mon Aug 19, 2019 1:03 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Setting up for move to Linux
Replies: 19
Views: 368

Re: Setting up for move to Linux

Hi Phil "busdriver12", Welcome to the wonderful world of Linux Mint and its excellent forum! I just read your post and the good replies to it. Here are my thoughts on this as well. Sounds like you are doing all the right things for preparing to install and use Linux Mint. First, If you have not made...
by phd21
Mon Aug 19, 2019 11:35 am
Forum: Open chat
Topic: How to upload books for free download?
Replies: 11
Views: 178

Re: How to upload books for free download?

Hi deepakdeshp, I just read your post and the good replies to it. Here are my thoughts on this as well. There are a few options for converting PDF files into epub files some are online and "Calibre" can also do that. convert pdf to epub - Google Search https://www.google.com/search?ei=xgxaXYvYCY75wA...
by phd21
Mon Aug 19, 2019 10:43 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Is Brasero correct app to burn dvd?
Replies: 10
Views: 198

Re: Is Brasero correct app to burn dvd?

Hi deepakdeshp, Yes, the DVD drive information does look good according to the results of the "inxi". But, that does not necessarily mean the drive is in working order. CD/DVD/Blu-Ray drives do wear out depending upon the age of the drive and how much it has been used. I have had to replace my Cd/DV...
by phd21
Mon Aug 19, 2019 8:56 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Is Brasero correct app to burn dvd?
Replies: 10
Views: 198

Re: Is Brasero correct app to burn dvd?

Hi deepakdeshp, You are welcome... I have never had an issues installing or using "xfburn". Need more information now. It would help to know more about your system setup. If you run " inxi -Fxzd " and " lsusb " from the console terminal prompt, highlight the results, copy and paste them back here, t...
by phd21
Sun Aug 18, 2019 5:11 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Is Brasero correct app to burn dvd?
Replies: 10
Views: 198

Re: Is Brasero correct app to burn dvd?

Hi deepakdeshp, I just read your post and the good replies to it. Here are my thoughts on this as well. +1 for installing and using "xfburn" simple and effective DVD/CD application. My favorite is still "K3b", but in Linux Mint 19.x it requires some extra considerations on the initial installation, ...
by phd21
Sun Aug 18, 2019 4:54 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Opinions on Bitwarden, 1Password or Other Alternatives to LastPass
Replies: 7
Views: 109

Re: Opinions on Bitwarden, 1Password or Other Alternatives to LastPass

Hi Kendoori, I just read your post and the good replies to it. Here are my thoughts on this as well. I have been using KeePass for may years and since I switched to Linux, I have been using the superb KeePassXC password manager. If you can export your data from LastPass into a CSV file or a KeePass ...
by phd21
Sun Aug 18, 2019 1:00 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: ATTN: mkxtoolnix in the repo is not working...
Replies: 2
Views: 76

Re: ATTN: mkxtoolnix in the repo is not working...

Hi cylindertruck, Welcome to the wonderful world of Linux Mint and its excellent forum! It would help to know more about your system setup. If you run " inxi -Fxzd " from the console terminal prompt, highlight the results, copy and paste them back here, that should provide enough information. With m...
by phd21
Sun Aug 18, 2019 12:50 pm
Forum: Other networking topics
Topic: Direct Connect IP Camera to PC
Replies: 7
Views: 203

Re: Direct Connect IP Camera to PC

Hi xuraax,

You are welcome...
by phd21
Sun Aug 18, 2019 11:22 am
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Hello World of Linux
Replies: 6
Views: 97

Re: Hello World of Linux

Hi biged46us, Welcome to the wonderful world of Linux Mint and its excellent forum! It would help to know more about your system setup. If you run " inxi -Fxzd " and " lsusb " from the console terminal prompt, highlight the results, copy and paste them back here, that should provide enough informati...
by phd21
Sat Aug 17, 2019 7:54 pm
Forum: Other networking topics
Topic: Migrate VPN Settings to a New Machine
Replies: 1
Views: 83

Re: Migrate VPN Settings to a New Machine

Hi Kendoori,

See this post below for the openVPN settings.

How clone VPN settings? - Linux Mint Forums
viewtopic.php?f=157&t=297795&hilit=openvpn

Not sure about the Cisco AnyConnect settings...

Hope this helps ...
by phd21
Sat Aug 17, 2019 11:51 am
Forum: Other networking topics
Topic: Direct Connect IP Camera to PC
Replies: 7
Views: 203

Re: Direct Connect IP Camera to PC

Hi xuraax, You are welcome... That is good you can now access the IP camera when it is locally attached to your computer. Out of curiosity, if it worked on your router then why do you want it attached to your computer instead? Better location? I can ping all the above addresses including the camera ...

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