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by joecar.314
Thu Mar 26, 2015 2:48 pm
Forum: Printers & Scanners
Topic: Solved - Brother MFC j430w Not scaning again!
Replies: 7
Views: 1051

Re: Brother MFC j430w Not scaning again!

Chrisnz, has the problem been solved?
by joecar.314
Tue Mar 10, 2015 10:58 am
Forum: Printers & Scanners
Topic: Solved - Brother MFC j430w Not scaning again!
Replies: 7
Views: 1051

Re: Brother MFC j430w Not scaning again!

Hello, I was having problems with this too and spent all night yesterday and just figured out this morninig I did not extract/unzip some 'tar archive' files to install package software needed on my pc in order for the scanner to work. I also have a Brother MFC J430W, so follow these steps brother an...
by joecar.314
Sat Mar 07, 2015 4:08 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: [SOLVED] Linux mint 17.1 Rebecca installation error
Replies: 6
Views: 1102

Re: Linux mint 17.1 Rebecca installation error

"The Athlon 64 can run the 64bit Mint, but you might have better results with Mate or xfce. Cinnamon is pretty demanding on graphics capabilities." "Try Mate or xfce." I have tried 32-bit Mint Cinnamon and the issue with text/graphics still exists, even when I lowere resolution to 800 x 600. haha I ...
by joecar.314
Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:44 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: [SOLVED] Linux mint 17.1 Rebecca installation error
Replies: 6
Views: 1102

Re: Linux mint 17.1 Rebecca installation error

When I go to menu and I scroll down the applications on the left hand side, the text explain the app on the bottom overlap, making the desriptiopn unable to read. When I use the up and down arrow keys or goe slowly the text becomes clear and I am able read the descitpion on the bottom. I think I may...
by joecar.314
Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:32 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: [SOLVED] Linux mint 17.1 Rebecca installation error
Replies: 6
Views: 1102

Re: Linux mint 17.1 Rebecca installation error

Thanks for your support austin.texas. This it what I get back from the terminal. joecar314@joecar314-System-Product-Name ~ $ sudo parted -1 [sudo] password for joecar314: parted: invalid option -- '1' Usage: parted [-hlmsv] [-a<align>] [DEVICE [COMMAND [PARAMETERS]]...] joecar314@joecar314-System-Pr...
by joecar.314
Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:16 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Solved- sort of -mint 17.1 - mate and cinnamon - 64bit
Replies: 14
Views: 1497

Re: mint 17.1 - mate and cinnamon - 64bit

This user -me- had a problem with the hard drive. Mint was installed on both the primary 120 GB HD and secondary 250 GB HD. The OS would install but not perform the reboot on both 64 bit and 32 bit versions of Mint Rebecca v 17.1. When the power plug inside the PC for the HD -black red yellow- was p...
by joecar.314
Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:14 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Solved- sort of -mint 17.1 - mate and cinnamon - 64bit
Replies: 14
Views: 1497

Re: mint 17.1 - mate and cinnamon - 64bit

This user -me- is also having problems installing 64 bit Cinnamon.
The PC being used is on an older computer with AMD 64 Athlon.
Attempting 32 bit version of Cinnamon now.
by joecar.314
Fri Mar 06, 2015 9:49 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: [SOLVED] Linux mint 17.1 Rebecca installation error
Replies: 6
Views: 1102

Re: Linux mint 17.1 Rebecca installation error

This user -me- had a problem with the hard drive. Mint was installed on both the primary 120 GB HD and secondary 250 GB HD. The OS would install but not perform the reboot on both 64 bit and 32 bit versions of Mint Rebecca v 17.1. When the power plug inside the PC for the HD -black red yellow- was p...
by joecar.314
Fri Mar 06, 2015 9:33 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Solved- sort of -mint 17.1 - mate and cinnamon - 64bit
Replies: 14
Views: 1497

Re: mint 17.1 - mate and cinnamon - 64bit

I had initially tried installing Mate 64-bit onto my usual HDD ( which has mint 13,14,15,16 and 17 installed). Install "failed" recently there have been many updates for Mint 17 ( my day-to-day distro) and last night I noticed that 17.1 was included at the top of the boot menu. Funnily enough it ap...
by joecar.314
Thu Mar 05, 2015 5:49 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Solved- sort of -mint 17.1 - mate and cinnamon - 64bit
Replies: 14
Views: 1497

Re: mint 17.1 - mate and cinnamon - 64bit

Again downloaded Mint 17.1 Mate - both 64 bit and 32 bit - this time from the torrent links on Mints dload page. Both burned to dvd fine. Tried to install 64 bit - crashed out installing bootloader to /sda on new hdd. 32 bit version installed fine - grub installed to /sda - grub update - restart an...
by joecar.314
Wed Mar 04, 2015 8:24 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: [SOLVED] Linux mint 17.1 Rebecca installation error
Replies: 6
Views: 1102

[SOLVED] Linux mint 17.1 Rebecca installation error

Hi, Trying Mint again. I used Gloria before. I have tried downloading mint several times last night and again today but with no good result. I get an error message after the reboot - black screen with grey box in left corner- as follows. Welcome to Linux Mint 17.1 Rebecca (GNU/Linux 3.13. 0-37 - gen...

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