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by deepakdeshp
Sat Aug 24, 2019 5:10 am
Forum: Wireless
Topic: Mint 19 not connecting to Wifi
Replies: 4
Views: 129

Re: Mint 19 not connecting to Wifi

yazan@msi:-$ inxi -Fxz System: Host: msi Kernel: 4.15.0-20-generic x86 64 bits: 64 compiler: gcc v: 7.3.0 Desktop: Cinnamon 4.0.10 Distro: Linux Mint 19.1 Tessa base: Ubuntu Machine: 18.04 bionic Type: Laptop serial: <filter Mobo: Micro-Star model: MS-16R3 v: REV:1.0 serial: <filter UEFI: American ...
by deepakdeshp
Thu Aug 22, 2019 9:48 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Plex and permisions
Replies: 6
Views: 103

Re: Plex and permisions

Which disk partition aren't you able to access? Post output of

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 lsblk; sudo fdisk -l
in code tags.
by deepakdeshp
Thu Aug 22, 2019 2:58 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux
Topic: XFCE 4.14
Replies: 8
Views: 992

Re: XFCE 4.14

Portreve wrote:
Thu Aug 22, 2019 2:44 pm
If it came with a "Instantly Put $50,000 In My Bank Account" button, I would switch to it in a second.
What about 49,000 $☺️
by deepakdeshp
Thu Aug 22, 2019 2:43 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Can malware jump from Windows to Linux in a dual boot set up?
Replies: 20
Views: 468

Re: Can malware jump from Windows to Linux in a dual boot set up?

Is the virus transfer possible with Windows as a VM?
by deepakdeshp
Thu Aug 22, 2019 2:42 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Firefox >v.66 in Linux Mint 17.3
Replies: 5
Views: 94

Re: Firefox >v.66 in Linux Mint 17.3

Mint 17 is out of support and you won't get any updates. It's better to transition to Mint 18.x or better to 19.
by deepakdeshp
Thu Aug 22, 2019 2:40 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Firefox >v.66 in Linux Mint 17.3
Replies: 5
Views: 94

Re: Firefox >v.66 in Linux Mint 17.3

ajgringo619 wrote:
Thu Aug 22, 2019 2:21 pm
You can try the snap version.
How to do that?
by deepakdeshp
Thu Aug 22, 2019 2:17 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Touchpad is re-activated when screen turns off!
Replies: 6
Views: 135

Re: Touchpad is re-activated when screen turns off!

Disable touchpad while typing" in Mouse Preference-Touchpad.
by deepakdeshp
Thu Aug 22, 2019 2:16 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: [NOT SOLVED] Mint 19.2 forgets state of Touchpad across reboots
Replies: 10
Views: 243

Re: [NOT SOLVED] Mint 19.2 forgets state of Touchpad across reboots

Disable touchpad while typing" in Mouse Preference-Touchpad.
by deepakdeshp
Thu Aug 22, 2019 2:09 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Suspend not working on Asus Zenbook Mint 19.2
Replies: 2
Views: 65

Re: Suspend not working on Asus Zenbook Mint 19.2

In power option whats the action set when you close lid? Is it suspend?
by deepakdeshp
Thu Aug 22, 2019 2:06 am
Forum: Mounting Partitions
Topic: New Installation cant mount Hard Drive
Replies: 1
Views: 53

Re: New Installation cant mount Hard Drive

Post output of

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 lsblk; sudo fdisk -l
in code tags.Did you format it to ext4 or other file system?
by deepakdeshp
Thu Aug 22, 2019 2:03 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: After upgrade to mint 19 from 18.3 Cinnamon crash?
Replies: 3
Views: 99

Re: After upgrade to mint 19 from 18.3 Cinnamon crash?

The simple fact is when you update from 18.x to 19, it's advised to do a fresh install of 19. I don't know any way to recover your system. If you had a Time shift or any other backup before the upgrade , you should restore to the 18.x state. Did you do the dry run of simulating the install with mint...
by deepakdeshp
Thu Aug 22, 2019 1:20 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: After upgrade to mint 19 from 18.3 Cinnamon crash?
Replies: 3
Views: 99

Re: After upgrade to mint 19 from 18.3 Cinnamon crash?

The simple fact is when you update from 18.x to 19, it's advised to do a fresh install of 19. I don't know any way to recover your system. If you had a Time shift or any other backup before the upgrade , you should restore to the 18.x state. Did you do the dry run of simulating the install with mint...
by deepakdeshp
Thu Aug 22, 2019 1:15 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: How to run Win 10 from an external drive.
Replies: 6
Views: 269

Re: How to run Win 10 from an external drive.

+1 for dual boot and Windows virtual machine. If you are planning to power on the ext drive, it won't be suitable as ext drives aren't designed for that. I have seen that in dual boot if Windows is installed last,boot-repair can correct it. I haven't tested it though. When trying this please backup ...
by deepakdeshp
Wed Aug 21, 2019 4:04 pm
Forum: Open chat
Topic: How to upload books for free download?
Replies: 14
Views: 261

Re: How to upload books for free download?

Hello Phil,
That's a very good idea. Thank you.

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