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by KaneS
Mon Feb 29, 2016 1:34 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Hello Mint Folks
Replies: 9
Views: 513

Re: Hello Mint Folks

Hi & Welcome. I too use Mint on elderly computers, I have had no problems at all - just stable and reliable computing for over 2 years with Mint 13 Xfce. Yet things do happen, whether it is the only fault on this machine I am typing on (RTC battery went) or someone breaks into a website and makes o...
by KaneS
Sat Feb 27, 2016 9:46 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Thank you to those supporting others here!
Replies: 121
Views: 70089

Re: Thank you to those supporting others here!

I could not have said it better then "br1anstorm" Thanks to Clem and his team of supporters, developers and anyone else involved with this distro.
by KaneS
Sat Feb 27, 2016 1:04 am
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Hello Mint Folks
Replies: 9
Views: 513

Hello Mint Folks

Hello everyone, I'm Kane, from British Columbia, Canada. I've held off introducing myself until I knew that I would be sticking with this Distro (Currently Mint 17.3 Cinnamon). To say the least, I was a bit dissolution after last weekend's issues. But I do believe in this distro and the folks that w...
by KaneS
Sat Sep 05, 2015 9:08 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: SSD difference with Linux?
Replies: 13
Views: 1077

Re: SSD difference with Linux?

Pjotr wrote:I advise to apply these tweaks for optimizing your SSD in Linux:
https://sites.google.com/site/easylinuxtipsproject/ssd

SSD's are very fast. Have fun! :)

I did pretty much everything on that page that was suggested for the SSD, no issues, runs extremely fast, very happy :D
by KaneS
Sun Aug 16, 2015 3:59 am
Forum: Open chat
Topic: Your opinions on Windows 10 so far..
Replies: 398
Views: 23885

Re: Your opinions on Windows 10 so far..

I see Windows users criticizing Windows 10 on Windows forums and on YouTube. Windows 10 is not going to get a lot of praise on a Linux forum! :lol: Many of the negative articles I read come strait from the most popular Windows hardware and gaming sites! Windows advocates themselves are making the v...
by KaneS
Sat Aug 15, 2015 8:38 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Hello from Vancouver island, Canada
Replies: 5
Views: 396

Hello from Vancouver island, Canada

My first post on Linux Mint, so my apologizes for any screw-ups. I played around with Linux (different distros) over the years but never really went mainstream until this past week. I'm now running Mint 17.2 on my main computer after blowing away Windows 10 after only 14 days....My Mac OS X 10.10 ru...
by KaneS
Sat Aug 15, 2015 8:08 pm
Forum: Open chat
Topic: Your opinions on Windows 10 so far..
Replies: 398
Views: 23885

Re: Your opinions on Windows 10 so far..

My first post on Linux Mint, so my apologizes for any screw-ups. I had Windows 10 running for exactly 14 days (said I would give it 2 weeks) The install went without a hitch, worked fine and had very few issues or driver issues. I installed it on a current computer that I built two years ago and had...

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