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by bob2
Fri Feb 13, 2015 11:01 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Dropbox
Replies: 5
Views: 485

Re: Dropbox

Nope it don’t work Pierre.

It states it has installed, and there is an icon on my desktop, but it doesn’t do a thing when I click on it, it just sits there glaring at me. :evil: :evil:
by bob2
Fri Feb 13, 2015 10:17 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Dropbox
Replies: 5
Views: 485

Dropbox

I am having problems getting dropbox to install and work. I have tried installing with software manager, synaptic manager, and command line in terminal, each time it appears to install OK, and it's showing in menu but when I click on it nothing happens. :( Please can someone help. :D Regards Bob
by bob2
Fri Jan 23, 2015 6:02 am
Forum: Desktop Screenshots
Topic: All Desktop Screenshots > 1st Half of 2015
Replies: 150
Views: 43436

Re: All Desktop Screenshots > 1st Half of 2015

Here is one I made earlier
by bob2
Fri Jan 09, 2015 3:25 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Genealogy
Replies: 1
Views: 335

Genealogy

Hi there can anyone recommend a program that is easy to use and will load and work in Linux Mint 17. :?:

Regards Bob
by bob2
Wed Dec 24, 2014 6:07 am
Forum: Open chat
Topic: Writing tablets
Replies: 1
Views: 537

Writing tablets

Do any members use a writing tablet with a Linux distro, such as a Wacom or similar.

Regards Bob2
by bob2
Wed Dec 17, 2014 7:10 pm
Forum: Desktop Screenshots
Topic: All Desktop Screenshots: December 2014
Replies: 32
Views: 15437

Re: All Desktop Screenshots: December 2014

I put original in wrong place. :oops:
This the desktop I created for my Mint 17.1
by bob2
Wed Dec 17, 2014 6:57 pm
Forum: Themes, Icons, & Wallpaper
Topic: New Wallpaper
Replies: 2
Views: 969

New Wallpaper

One I made earlier.
by bob2
Sat Aug 09, 2014 6:54 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Surf Canyon
Replies: 7
Views: 438

Re: Surf Canyon

Blast *&^*^*^&^%*%&*the damn things back again !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Drastic measures must be taken. like cutting my wrists. :evil: :evil: :evil: :evil: :evil: :evil: :evil: :evil:
by bob2
Sat Aug 09, 2014 6:09 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Surf Canyon
Replies: 7
Views: 438

Re: Surf Canyon

Beats me Pat, never noticed it until I had the problem, removed it now, thanks

Regards Bob
by bob2
Sat Aug 09, 2014 5:46 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Surf Canyon
Replies: 7
Views: 438

Re: Surf Canyon

Hi Pat, I use Firefox and it came in with it.

It works OK in other browsers !!

Regards Bob
by bob2
Sat Aug 09, 2014 3:12 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Surf Canyon
Replies: 7
Views: 438

Surf Canyon

Hi, I am having problems with Surf Canyon and would like to get rid of it, can someone please tell me how ?

Regards Bob
by bob2
Sat Aug 09, 2014 3:10 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Surf Canyon
Replies: 7
Views: 438

Surf Canyon

Hi, I am having problems with Surf Canyon and would like to get rid of it, can someone please tell me how ?

Regards Bob
by bob2
Fri Aug 08, 2014 5:04 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: What compliments Mint 17 in a dual boot
Replies: 4
Views: 507

Re: What compliments Mint 17 in a dual boot

Hi, thanks for the input, I did try to install openSuse but when it came to the partitioning of the install and I saw all the info in red about the partitions it was going to delete etc I bottled it, :oops: :oops: Any way I installed instead a distro called Cylon, I have been trying it out on my lap...
by bob2
Thu Aug 07, 2014 2:05 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: What compliments Mint 17 in a dual boot
Replies: 4
Views: 507

What compliments Mint 17 in a dual boot

After a long time making up my mind which distro to use on my main desktop PC, I have downloaded 18 different distros and burnt them all onto DVDs, AND TRIED them all I settled on Mint 17. But I would like to dual boot with another distro, what would make a good complimentry distro to use, what I re...
by bob2
Mon Jul 28, 2014 6:14 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Gnome 3
Replies: 1
Views: 337

Gnome 3

I am running Mint 17 with Cinnamon, would like to try Gnome 3, would it be OK to use? Can some kind person give me the terminal commands to install the latest version.

Regards Bob
by bob2
Wed Jul 16, 2014 12:01 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Gnome Fallback
Replies: 1
Views: 303

Gnome Fallback

Hi I installed..."gome-session-fallback" via the terminal, it loaded ok and showed when I logged in to Mint 17, but only a black screen showed. when I had logged in.

What did I do wrong ?

Regards Bob
by bob2
Thu Jun 05, 2014 7:37 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Resizing
Replies: 7
Views: 533

Re: Resizing

Thanks DM, should have been more informative, meant for resizing photos etc,

Regards Bob
by bob2
Thu Jun 05, 2014 4:20 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Resizing
Replies: 7
Views: 533

Resizing

Which is the best resize program to use in mint 17 ?

Regards Bob
by bob2
Wed Jun 04, 2014 10:51 am
Forum: Desktop Screenshots
Topic: All Desktop Screenshots - June 2014
Replies: 61
Views: 26199

Re: All Desktop Screenshots - June 2014

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My Efforts
by bob2
Thu May 29, 2014 11:00 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Openbox
Replies: 3
Views: 441

Re: Openbox

Thanks NW, when I log out and back in again I am not given a choice it logs in to my desktop. :oops:

Regards Bob

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