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by smudge64
Wed Nov 16, 2016 2:14 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Browsers
Replies: 24
Views: 1493

Re: Browsers

Opera
by smudge64
Tue Oct 11, 2016 9:19 am
Forum: Open chat
Topic: speedtest
Replies: 13
Views: 1649

Re: speedtest

Thats a good one so simple no messing about clicking this or that ..bookmarked that one..thanks
by smudge64
Sat Oct 08, 2016 9:05 am
Forum: Open chat
Topic: speedtest
Replies: 13
Views: 1649

Re: speedtest

Thanks for that just done that its coming back with
37.11 download
1.87 up load

so thats ok then ill take that as its the best i have had
by smudge64
Sat Oct 08, 2016 8:54 am
Forum: Open chat
Topic: speedtest
Replies: 13
Views: 1649

speedtest

I have just had fibre put in and tried various sites speedtest.net and the thinkbroadband one one comes back 28 and the other one 36 has anyone got any recommendations of an accurate one as I was promised a minimum of 38 on my paperwork..the upload varies too but im not so fussed about that one Will...
by smudge64
Sun Sep 25, 2016 4:34 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: transfer to another pc
Replies: 2
Views: 312

Re: transfer to another pc

Thanks for the link will have a look at that..if I am going from a 32 bit to a 64 bit perhaps it wont work or wont be compatible
by smudge64
Sun Sep 25, 2016 3:12 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: transfer to another pc
Replies: 2
Views: 312

transfer to another pc

I am getting a second hand quad core pc on tuesday..how do I transfer all the stuff on my current pc to the new one please in simple terms as it would be nice rather than have to reinstall everything The new one will come with windows 7 on which I will get rid of immediately and install mint cinammo...
by smudge64
Sun Sep 18, 2016 4:11 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Best Linux Mint for Intel Atom
Replies: 1
Views: 1332

Re: Best Linux Mint for Intel Atom

I have a netbook with the same processor and tried Xfce that was a bit slow on mine so I tried linux puppy but couldnt get on with that so I tried linux lite its only been a week but its quicker for some reason on mine..

I have mint cinamon on my desktop and prefer that really
by smudge64
Sun Sep 18, 2016 8:31 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: i8kutils
Replies: 1
Views: 322

i8kutils

I have had a usual Dell problem on my dimension 5000 with a very noisy cpu fan running at maximum all the time sounds like a jet engine taking off It seems lots are like that from reading information on tinternet... I have downloaded i8kutils but every time i turn on pc i have to go to the terminal ...
by smudge64
Sat Sep 03, 2016 10:55 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Kodi slow cursor
Replies: 0
Views: 664

Kodi slow cursor

I have been recommended Kodi and installed it..But the mouse is oh so very slow takes about 3 minutes to manage to click on anything...is there a fix please
by smudge64
Wed Jul 27, 2016 4:10 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Seagate 1TB partition help
Replies: 16
Views: 671

Re: Seagate 1TB partition help

Thank you will borrow my sons laptop when he comes round next
by smudge64
Wed Jul 27, 2016 12:42 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Seagate 1TB partition help
Replies: 16
Views: 671

Re: Seagate 1TB partition help

Thank you for your time..
by smudge64
Wed Jul 27, 2016 12:35 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Seagate 1TB partition help
Replies: 16
Views: 671

Re: Seagate 1TB partition help

craig@craig-Dimension-5000 ~ $ sudo lsblk -o model,name,size,fstype,label,uuid,mountpoint [sudo] password for craig: MODEL NAME SIZE FSTYPE LABEL UUID MOUNTPOINT Maxtor sda 76.3G ├─sda1 73.4G ext4 a87140e8-2607-4b99-8be4-3497c71c3731 / └─sda5 3G swap 30e9794f-cbb8-46c0-a2a7-79a8b08bb4c8 [SWAP] Expan...
by smudge64
Wed Jul 27, 2016 12:22 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Seagate 1TB partition help
Replies: 16
Views: 671

Re: Seagate 1TB partition help

expand the green bit back to 1tb like it was before I messed about with it
by smudge64
Wed Jul 27, 2016 12:21 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Seagate 1TB partition help
Replies: 16
Views: 671

Re: Seagate 1TB partition help

it says command not found is the thing after sudo a number 1
by smudge64
Wed Jul 27, 2016 12:18 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Seagate 1TB partition help
Replies: 16
Views: 671

Re: Seagate 1TB partition help

ok I have been messing about with gparted last night and couldnt get to grips with it I need the green bit saying seagate covering all of it as it has partioned it so I need to get rid of the 440 gb bit i will do the sudo thing now
by smudge64
Wed Jul 27, 2016 12:07 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Seagate 1TB partition help
Replies: 16
Views: 671

Re: Seagate 1TB partition help

seagate.png

Thanks for that
by smudge64
Wed Jul 27, 2016 11:32 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Seagate 1TB partition help
Replies: 16
Views: 671

Re: Seagate 1TB partition help

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by smudge64
Wed Jul 27, 2016 11:11 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Seagate 1TB partition help
Replies: 16
Views: 671

Re: Seagate 1TB partition help

Thank you for the reply I might not have explained properly..my hard drive on pc is fine and its booting great just need help with my portable seagate drive it doesnt boot from that just need to get my 1 tb back on that ..wouldnt the thing you suggest doing put the details on the hard drive on pc wh...
by smudge64
Wed Jul 27, 2016 10:53 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Seagate 1TB partition help
Replies: 16
Views: 671

Seagate 1TB partition help

I have one of these and am having trouble getting the full partition of 1TB back. I had a problem with my pc and linux mint wouldnt load so decided to reinstall but mistakenly chose the seagate expansion drive to load the linux mint onto I have since re installed linux mint 18 onto my hard drive so ...
by smudge64
Mon Apr 25, 2016 12:18 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: google chrome update errors (SOLVED)
Replies: 9
Views: 1438

Re: google chrome update errors

sorry to butt in but mine is related Failed to fetch http://dl.google.com/linux/chrome/deb/dists/stable/Release Unable to find expected entry 'main/binary-i386/Packages' in Release file (Wrong sources.list entry or malformed file) Some index files failed to download. They have been ignored, or old o...

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