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by -Michel-
Tue May 24, 2016 8:29 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Wifi not working (sometimes)
Replies: 5
Views: 350

Re: Wifi not working (sometimes)

Pjotr wrote:Why the unsupported 4.5 kernel?
Just to try out, because you said this i am thinking it might a kernel problem. Because before i upgraded i didn't have this issue.
by -Michel-
Mon May 23, 2016 10:29 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Wifi not working (sometimes)
Replies: 5
Views: 350

Re: Wifi not working (sometimes)

Please generate an overview of your system like this: - Launch a terminal window (this is how to launch a terminal window) ; - make the terminal window fullscreen, in order to avoid chopped lines; - copy/paste this command into the terminal (copy/paste can be done with your mouse): inxi -Fxz if you...
by -Michel-
Mon May 23, 2016 10:08 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Wifi not working (sometimes)
Replies: 5
Views: 350

Wifi not working (sometimes)

When i boot my computer and want to use firefox i cant use the internet because it has no wifi signal (i think). It says it is connected to wifi but i can't do anything. When i disconnect wifi and reconnect sometimes it does work. Just 5 minutes ago i had the same issue, tried to turn off wifi twice...
by -Michel-
Sat May 14, 2016 3:07 pm
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: Getting Mint 17.3 to work with 4.* kernel and Nvidia driver
Replies: 5
Views: 635

Re: Getting Mint 17.3 to work with 4.* kernel and Nvidia driver

Timoteo wrote:Thanks for the response, Michel.

I looked at that thread, and fear I'd better declare it as over my head. I've developed a pretty good sense over the years of what I can and can't manage at the keyboard, and that's in the "don't attempt" category.
Well it's easy really, just follow those steps
by -Michel-
Fri May 13, 2016 4:14 pm
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: Getting Mint 17.3 to work with 4.* kernel and Nvidia driver
Replies: 5
Views: 635

Re: Getting Mint 17.3 to work with 4.* kernel and Nvidia driver

Did you read the nvidia thread ? First follow all these steps: https://forums.linuxmint.com/viewtopic.php?f=59&t=154932&start=160#p1127472 After that follow these steps (the updated ones): https://forums.linuxmint.com/viewtopic.php?f=59&t=154932&start=20#p847465 I have the latest kernel installed on...
by -Michel-
Fri May 06, 2016 3:45 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: USB Hard Drive
Replies: 9
Views: 803

Re: USB Hard Drive

btw in linux mint mate 17.2 you can right click on the usb drive icon on desktop or your file manager like caja on the side pane and you should have two options, one is unmount and the other is safely remove drive. safely remove drive should turn off the power forcing you to pull out the usb then p...
by -Michel-
Thu May 05, 2016 6:12 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: USB Hard Drive
Replies: 9
Views: 803

Re: USB Hard Drive

Reorx method works
by -Michel-
Wed May 04, 2016 1:30 pm
Forum: Releases & Announcements
Topic: Samba version 2:4.3.8+dfsg-0ubuntu0.14.04.2 bugs [SOLVED]
Replies: 8
Views: 3349

Re: PSA: Samba version 2:4.3.8+dfsg-0ubuntu0.14.04.2 breaks functionality

There is a new update out, save to install ? 2:4.3.9
by -Michel-
Wed May 04, 2016 1:26 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: USB Hard Drive
Replies: 9
Views: 803

Re: USB Hard Drive

Schultz wrote:Is your drive plugged into a USB-3 port?
Yesterday it was plugged in a usb 3.0 port, will try the steps above and post the results back later :D
by -Michel-
Tue May 03, 2016 3:33 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: USB Hard Drive
Replies: 9
Views: 803

USB Hard Drive

When i select the unmount icon my disk does not turn off (power won't be turned off). Is there a way like "windows" to get this working.
by -Michel-
Tue May 03, 2016 2:55 pm
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: Install Nvidia proprietary drivers in LinuxMint UPDATED 2014
Replies: 194
Views: 116261

Re: Install Nvidia proprietary drivers in LinuxMint UPDATED 2014

Thanks for the pm @roblm, switched back to linux. Followed your instructions to install gcc etc. and its working great. Image of working kernel + nvidia driver: http://i.imgur.com/JelGELJ.png Edit: Noticed there was a newer update whql under the beta section. Installed it and it worked fine too (NVI...
by -Michel-
Thu Jan 21, 2016 5:43 pm
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: Install Nvidia proprietary drivers in LinuxMint UPDATED 2014
Replies: 194
Views: 116261

Re: Install Nvidia proprietary drivers in LinuxMint UPDATED

Thanks for the info, i will wait for nvidia to release their drivers. As for now i will stay on the stock driver from mint.
by -Michel-
Wed Jan 20, 2016 7:16 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: USB sticks, read only ????
Replies: 13
Views: 890

Re: USB sticks, read only ????

Thanks all, will check it tommorow.
by -Michel-
Wed Jan 20, 2016 1:17 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: USB sticks, read only ????
Replies: 13
Views: 890

Re: USB sticks, read only ????

austin.texas wrote:Your USB is a live Mint installation. It cannot be written to.
Do you want to remove the Mint from the USB to use the USB for something else?
Normally i could copy stuff on it before mint 17.3
by -Michel-
Wed Jan 20, 2016 12:38 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: USB sticks, read only ????
Replies: 13
Views: 890

Re: USB sticks, read only ????

Can you post the output of 'mount'? Sorry for the late reply, how can i do that ? mount into terminal also: http://forums.linuxmint.com/viewtopic.php?f=49&t=214622 mount /dev/sda1 on / type ext4 (rw,errors=remount-ro) proc on /proc type proc (rw,noexec,nosuid,nodev) sysfs on /sys type sysfs (rw,noe...
by -Michel-
Wed Jan 20, 2016 12:22 pm
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: Install Nvidia proprietary drivers in LinuxMint UPDATED 2014
Replies: 194
Views: 116261

Re: Install Nvidia proprietary drivers in LinuxMint UPDATED

Is there a way to force install the latest nvidia (whql or beta) to work with kernel 4.3 or 4.4 ?
by -Michel-
Wed Jan 20, 2016 11:38 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: USB sticks, read only ????
Replies: 13
Views: 890

Re: USB sticks, read only ????

Pierre wrote:
-Michel- wrote:
ganamant wrote:Can you post the output of 'mount'?
Sorry for the late reply, how can i do that ?

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mount
into terminal

also:
http://forums.linuxmint.com/viewtopic.php?f=49&t=214622
Thanks will post soon, busy reinstalling mint 17 again because i made a error haha.
by -Michel-
Wed Jan 20, 2016 11:02 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: USB sticks, read only ????
Replies: 13
Views: 890

Re: USB sticks, read only ????

ganamant wrote:Can you post the output of 'mount'?
Sorry for the late reply, how can i do that ?
by -Michel-
Mon Jan 04, 2016 5:03 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: USB sticks, read only ????
Replies: 13
Views: 890

Re: USB sticks, read only ????

jimallyn wrote:I had that problem with mine once. I reformatted it with Gparted, and it was OK.
Tried that and didn't work

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