Search found 98 matches

by jarp53
Sun Nov 25, 2018 4:57 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: lost help pages SOLVED
Replies: 2
Views: 80

lost help pages SOLVED

I used to be able to go to any app help pages and learn about them for me to used them, but now when i try to go to them, either from the app navigation bar ( file edit ....help) or the menu at the top of the app itself I get " there was an error displaying help : the specified location is not suppo...
by jarp53
Thu Nov 22, 2018 1:26 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: help pages SOLVED
Replies: 2
Views: 81

Re: help pages

at the top left of all the apps : file edit view .....help; sorry for not specifying it is Cinnamon
by jarp53
Thu Nov 22, 2018 12:20 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: help pages SOLVED
Replies: 2
Views: 81

help pages SOLVED

when i try to look for the help info in any app, I get " there was an error displaying help : the specified location is not supported " ; I'm using Mint 19 version 3.8.8 , and could you please give me the help as a newbie , thank you very much.
by jarp53
Wed Sep 19, 2018 11:53 pm
Forum: Non-technical Questions
Topic: unneeded apps [SOLVED]
Replies: 9
Views: 660

Re: unneeded apps [SOLVED]

got it
by jarp53
Wed Sep 12, 2018 4:23 pm
Forum: Non-technical Questions
Topic: unneeded apps [SOLVED]
Replies: 9
Views: 660

Re: unneeded apps [SOLVED]

thanks you all, you just confirm the reason why I use Linux as my main OS , a much better support team that the other two OS's that i have
by jarp53
Wed Sep 12, 2018 4:04 pm
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: A better looking Panel ? [ SOLVED ]
Replies: 7
Views: 832

Re: A better looking Panel ?

Image
much better thank you ; I did notice that you loose the setting if you open the panel settings, but with dconf editor is very easy and is not like I need to change settings often if ever , so again thanks, smurphos
by jarp53
Wed Sep 12, 2018 12:31 pm
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: A better looking Panel ? [ SOLVED ]
Replies: 7
Views: 832

Re: A better looking Panel ?

Thank you for your respond, I think I'll take the link of this topic and put in the suggestion topic , maybe some good will come out of it
by jarp53
Wed Sep 12, 2018 12:25 pm
Forum: Non-technical Questions
Topic: unneeded apps [SOLVED]
Replies: 9
Views: 660

Re: unneeded apps [SOLVED]

Is that i don't use a lot of apps ( for instance: chromium, fire fox, Thunderbird ) so I don't see the need for update manager to continue to add more stuff if the my system don't need it , I still have 20 GB left in the hard drive for this system , but I just think that the less unneeded the better
by jarp53
Tue Sep 11, 2018 11:23 pm
Forum: Non-technical Questions
Topic: unneeded apps [SOLVED]
Replies: 9
Views: 660

unneeded apps [SOLVED]

so for what i understand is that one does not uninstall apps because they may use support files that are also use by other apps ; if this is correct i can simply keep them from showing up by unchecked them from menu editor, but to make my system light, can i blacklist them in update manager or is th...
by jarp53
Mon Sep 10, 2018 4:35 pm
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: A better looking Panel ? [ SOLVED ]
Replies: 7
Views: 832

A better looking Panel ? [ SOLVED ]

Selection_001.png
[rimg]file:///home/jr/Pictures/Selection_001.png[/rimg]
this is my panel ,I"m using Cinnamon 19 and NVIDIA drivers , I already have the panel as wide as I can is there a way to make it wider so I can display time and date in a nicer format, with out having to move it to the bottom
by jarp53
Tue Aug 07, 2018 4:56 pm
Forum: Printers & Scanners
Topic: SOLVED Brother MFC-8860DN Scanning (Mint 19)
Replies: 6
Views: 2270

Re: SOLVED Brother MFC-8860DN Scanning (Mint 19)

thanks this command line work for me in my AMFC-5890CN: sudo cp /usr/lib64/sane/libsane-brother* /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/sane
by jarp53
Sat Feb 17, 2018 12:30 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: make linux my boot loader os
Replies: 4
Views: 189

Re: make linux my boot loader os

thank you all , unfortunately Debian started to glitch and freeze a lot , and it really was a little to much for me , so i install Deepin instead , every thing is ok now so i guess is Deepin and Linux for me .
by jarp53
Fri Feb 16, 2018 12:10 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: make linux my boot loader os
Replies: 4
Views: 189

make linux my boot loader os

recently i install Debian , and because is easy for me i always unplug my other hard drives , and after i simply run < sudo update-grub > and linux always starts first showing the boot menu, but this time , i even did < sudo grub-install /dev/sda > but still is debian that shows up first with the bo...
by jarp53
Sun Feb 11, 2018 9:59 pm
Forum: Gaming on Linux Mint
Topic: usb xbox controller not detected [ SOLVED ]
Replies: 1
Views: 1043

Re: usb xbox controller not detected

install xpad driver , update it, uninstall xbox driver.
by jarp53
Sun Feb 11, 2018 9:58 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: usb xbox controller not detected [ SOLVED]
Replies: 4
Views: 605

Re: usb xbox controller not detected [ SOLVED]

install xpad driver, updated it, uninstall xbox driver .
by jarp53
Sun Feb 11, 2018 9:48 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: modify and then compile the newest version of xboxdrv [SOLVED]
Replies: 2
Views: 139

Re: modify and then compile the newest version of xboxdrv

problem solved , install xpad drivers and updated them , and remove xbox driver
by jarp53
Sun Feb 11, 2018 8:04 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: modify and then compile the newest version of xboxdrv [SOLVED]
Replies: 2
Views: 139

modify and then compile the newest version of xboxdrv [SOLVED]

i need to get my controller working, but i found out that it was not included in xbox driver ,so i'm trying with the instructions from : https://askubuntu.com/questions/915568/installing-driver-for-xbox-powera-spectra-controller those are instructions for Ubuntu , and the read me file in the driver ...
by jarp53
Fri Feb 09, 2018 11:30 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: usb xbox controller not detected [ SOLVED]
Replies: 4
Views: 605

Re: usb xbox controller not detected

so is detected as an event only, ??? hope you can help me, thank your willingness to help jr@jr-Z68X-UD3H-B3 ~ $ lsusb -v Bus 002 Device 002: ID 8087:0024 Intel Corp. Integrated Rate Matching Hub Couldn't open device, some information will be missing Device Descriptor: bLength 18 bDescriptorType 1 b...
by jarp53
Thu Feb 08, 2018 11:21 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: usb xbox controller not detected [ SOLVED]
Replies: 4
Views: 605

usb xbox controller not detected [ SOLVED]

I'm using mint 18.3 , and plug my controller but nothing happens , already did " sudo apt-get install xboxdrv " but nothing , so in desperation i did " sudo apt-add-repository -y ppa:rael-gc/ubuntu-xboxdrv" follow by " sudo apt-get update" and "sudo apt-get install ubuntu-xboxdrv " ( which maybe i s...
by jarp53
Tue Feb 06, 2018 1:12 am
Forum: Gaming on Linux Mint
Topic: usb xbox controller not detected [ SOLVED ]
Replies: 1
Views: 1043

usb xbox controller not detected [ SOLVED ]

I'm using mint 18.3 , and plug my controller but nothing happens , already did " sudo apt-get install xboxdrv " but nothing , so in desperation i did " sudo apt-add-repository -y ppa:rael-gc/ubuntu-xboxdrv" follow by " sudo apt-get update" and "sudo apt-get install ubuntu-xboxdrv " ( which maybe i s...

Go to advanced search