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by MintyMorkyMindy
Wed Sep 18, 2019 12:38 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: SOLVED - the destination is read only
Replies: 3
Views: 2446

Re: SOLVED - the destination is read only

Work around ... if the above doesn't work. Thinking outside the box. In some instances both LM19.2 and Win10 work, but accessing Win 10 from within LM19.2 doesn't, for example "read only file system". This solution requires space on a SDD/HDD that does not contain Win10. Using gparted within LM19.2,...
by MintyMorkyMindy
Fri Sep 13, 2019 6:31 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: SOLVED - the destination is read only
Replies: 3
Views: 2446

Re: SOLVED - the destination is read only

SOLVED Assuming that the Win10 drive has the appropriate read/write permission settings, the likely problem is Win10 based. It relates to Win10 default setting of "fast boot". Even when "fast boot" has been previously disabled, Win10 may re-enable such for various reasons, such as an update. To solv...
by MintyMorkyMindy
Fri Sep 13, 2019 6:30 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: SOLVED - the destination is read only
Replies: 3
Views: 2446

SOLVED - the destination is read only

LM 19.2 dual boot with Win10, error message when attempting to copy over files, from LM19.2 to Win 10, and unable to delete Win 10 files from within LM19.2.

The error message is "the destination is read only".
by MintyMorkyMindy
Thu Aug 01, 2019 7:25 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: SOLVED - How to ungroup icons on panel/taskbar?
Replies: 8
Views: 1780

Re: SOLVED - How to ungroup icons on panel/taskbar?

Thank you smurphos ... very helpful. I was able to set up window-list applet with the Mint-Y. :) I have some related questions: 1. How do I remove the text description next to the panel icons, eg "Home" ? 2. How can I export/import my settings for all of this, or even manual backup/restore ? Thank y...
by MintyMorkyMindy
Thu Aug 01, 2019 5:39 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Tutorial how to use LM 19.2 Cinamon "Desktop Layout Modern"
Replies: 1
Views: 117

Tutorial how to use LM 19.2 Cinamon "Desktop Layout Modern"

Hi, Is there a tutorial how to use LM 19.2 Cinamon "Desktop Layout Modern" ? I want to know how to have more than one instant open of say Nemo? I know that shift or ctrl and LMB adds a new instance, and MMB removes an instance, of say Nemo being open. I wish to have two say Nemo open at the same tim...
by MintyMorkyMindy
Thu Aug 01, 2019 5:27 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: SOLVED - How to ungroup icons on panel/taskbar?
Replies: 8
Views: 1780

Re: SOLVED - How to ungroup icons on panel/taskbar?

How to get the traditional panel in LM 19.2 1. Click Menu 2. Type in "Welcome Screen" in the top search bar. It should find this after a few letters have been typed. 3. Once the window opens, click "First Steps" at the left column. 4. Scroll down to "Destop Layout" and make your selection by clickin...
by MintyMorkyMindy
Thu Aug 01, 2019 5:22 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: SOLVED - How to ungroup icons on panel/taskbar?
Replies: 8
Views: 1780

Re: How to ungroup icons on panel/taskbar?

Thanks, I just found that too.

Solved.
by MintyMorkyMindy
Thu Aug 01, 2019 5:10 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: SOLVED - How to ungroup icons on panel/taskbar?
Replies: 8
Views: 1780

Re: How to ungroup icons on panel/taskbar?

Cinamon

Linux Mint 19.2 cinamon.

Thanks.
by MintyMorkyMindy
Thu Aug 01, 2019 5:02 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: SOLVED - How to ungroup icons on panel/taskbar?
Replies: 8
Views: 1780

SOLVED - How to ungroup icons on panel/taskbar?

LM19.2 How to ungroup the panel icons, so that I can open program more than one time and have such displayed along the taskbar/panel? -------------- By default, the panel icons are grouped. There is no obvious way to ungroup them. Right mouse click a panel icon, then preferences, then, "Remove group...
by MintyMorkyMindy
Thu Aug 01, 2019 12:01 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [SOLVED] Linux Mint 19.2 - boot error after install.
Replies: 4
Views: 904

[SOLVED] Linux Mint 19.2 - boot error after install.

Operating system: Linux Mint 19.2 Cinamon. Problem: Fresh install, with internet connection. After installation, at first boot, the SDD cannot be found. Solution: Reinstall LM19.2, but have the internet turned off. Comment: I experienced this problem with 19.1 when it came out and wasted many hours ...
by MintyMorkyMindy
Sun Apr 28, 2019 8:31 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Thank you for Linux Mint ...
Replies: 0
Views: 272

Thank you for Linux Mint ...

Just a quick thank you for Linux Mint and all the wonderful software associated with it.

I think each Linux Mint user, is like a "thank you".

So ... thank you.

:)

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by MintyMorkyMindy
Tue Jul 31, 2018 7:20 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: LM19 cinnamon - how to enable 10 bit color?
Replies: 0
Views: 362

LM19 cinnamon - how to enable 10 bit color?

Hi, LM19 cinnamon - how to enable 10 bit color? 10 bit compatible specs: Monitor: BenQ PD3200Q, 32" 2k 10 bit GPU: GTX 1060 6 GB OS: LM 19 Cinnamon There is some conflicting information about the required hardware, operating system, direct X, OpenGL, application, when seeking to utilize 10 bit color...
by MintyMorkyMindy
Thu Jul 26, 2018 12:24 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: How to check 10 bit monitor?
Replies: 2
Views: 619

How to check 10 bit monitor?

Hi,

LM19 Cinnamon.

How do I check a 10 bit monitor?

I know the theory and difference between 8 bit and 10 bit monitors, just not a way to check such.

Thanks

:)
by MintyMorkyMindy
Sat Jul 21, 2018 9:07 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Wine question - missing ncurses library (libncurses.so.6)
Replies: 2
Views: 2315

Wine question - missing ncurses library (libncurses.so.6)

Hi, LM19 $ wine --version wine-3.0.2 I have the following error message: Wine cannot find the ncurses library (libncurses.so.6) I have uninstalled wine, including deleting .wine, and reinstalled wine, several times. I have tried to find a solution, but haven't so far. How is this resolved, to get th...
by MintyMorkyMindy
Wed Jul 18, 2018 9:27 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: SOLVED - How to create a LAN through a router, with a GUI ?
Replies: 4
Views: 361

Re: How to create a LAN through a router, with a GUI ?

Thank you, I got it working. :) For those wanting to achieve similar. NOT a comprehensive tutorial. 1. Install Samba on both computers (networking a folder between two computers) 2. After installing Samba, reboot. 3. Fix Samba not installing on LM19 sudo touch /etc/libuser.conf sudo -H system-config...
by MintyMorkyMindy
Wed Jul 18, 2018 8:04 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: SOLVED - How to create a LAN through a router, with a GUI ?
Replies: 4
Views: 361

SOLVED - How to create a LAN through a router, with a GUI ?

Hi, Both machines run LM19. One machine is connected to the router via a cable and the other via wireless. I want to create a single shared folder with these machines. I have Samba installed but don't know how to use it. I need GUI software to assist me. It doesn't need to be Samba. What are my opti...
by MintyMorkyMindy
Mon Jul 16, 2018 9:01 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: SOLVED How to create "shortcuts" to an Appimage ?
Replies: 8
Views: 19242

Re: How to create "shortcuts" to an Appimage ?

SOLVED These are my personal notes. How to add an appimage shortcut to the desktop, menu, panel, with a custom icon. 1. Use your search engine, eg DuckDuckGo to find the icon(s) you prefer. 2. Right Mouse Click (RMC) on the desktop and select "Create a new launcher here" 3. Left Mouse Click (LMC) th...
by MintyMorkyMindy
Mon Jul 16, 2018 7:22 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: SOLVED How to create "shortcuts" to an Appimage ?
Replies: 8
Views: 19242

Re: How to create "shortcuts" to an Appimage ?

How to uninstall AppimageLauncher?

ApplimageLauncher is destructive software.

No control, no uninstaller, it removes appimages from a folder to who knows where.

I want control over where shortcuts go.

...

Update:

sudo apt-get --purge remove appimagelauncher
by MintyMorkyMindy
Sun Jul 15, 2018 7:41 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: SOLVED How to create "shortcuts" to an Appimage ?
Replies: 8
Views: 19242

SOLVED How to create "shortcuts" to an Appimage ?

Hi,

LM19 Cinnamon

I have Appimages that I would like to access by:

1. "Add to panel"
2. "Add to desktop"
3. Add to Menu, "All Applications", a folder called Appimages

If such is possible, how can this be achieved ?

Thank you

:)
by MintyMorkyMindy
Sun Jul 15, 2018 9:06 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: SOLVED Could not display "media/root/SSD-drive-name" The location is not a folder
Replies: 3
Views: 789

Re: Could not display "media/root/SSD-drive-name" The location is not a folder

I am going to mark this as SOLVED as I don't think the problem will happen again with the SDDs. The error message is different to my other post about bookmarks not working, but the remedy I think will be good for this too. If not, I'll just update. The solution in this instance I refer to is here: h...

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