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by spider
Sun Feb 28, 2010 1:06 pm
Forum: Ethernet
Topic: "Solved"DSL Verizon connection problems
Replies: 3
Views: 618

Re: DSL Verizon connection problems

ethernet does not work .... not sure if it's the modem..... it did work before with windows "The Modem".not sure if the modem supports Linux or needs a driver. However, her wireless works fine so i'm guessing the modems fine. I am trying to reset the modem..... having a hard time resetting the modem...
by spider
Wed Feb 24, 2010 9:28 pm
Forum: Ethernet
Topic: "Solved"DSL Verizon connection problems
Replies: 3
Views: 618

"Solved"DSL Verizon connection problems

hi, i need to connect my brother/sister-inlaw PC to the internet enthernet. they have a westell modem B90-2100-15-04 they are connected to a linksys router Model num:wrt54g v8 serial num:Cdff1g418985 she can connect find with her wireless .... but not her enthernet. i fix her pc because they had a b...
by spider
Thu Feb 11, 2010 10:21 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Linux Mint 8 wont shut down or restart "Not Solved"
Replies: 2
Views: 368

Re: Linux Mint 8 wont shut down or restart

Linux mint 8 Helena

I did shut it down before i saw the post and it shut down fine. However, I can't restart, when i log off and try to restart that doesn't work either. :(
Thanks again!
spider :)
by spider
Thu Feb 11, 2010 9:23 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Linux Mint 8 wont shut down or restart "Not Solved"
Replies: 2
Views: 368

Linux Mint 8 wont shut down or restart "Not Solved"

I have a duel boot system... windows Vista and Linux 8.
after the install i can't shut down or restart.
even after the updates... i can't.


please help and thanks! :(

spider
by spider
Thu Feb 11, 2010 4:25 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: how to setup and install Linux mint
Replies: 4
Views: 792

Re: how to setup and install Linux mint

hi, caught your message a little late... sorry. I did manage to install Linux 8. The thing is... not sure how much space i have for my drive. it doesn't tell me or should i say how do i understand my drive space. I have windows on this too. I understand windows better but hope to get this down. my f...
by spider
Thu Feb 11, 2010 11:15 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: how to setup and install Linux mint
Replies: 4
Views: 792

Re: how to setup and install Linux mint

"Just ensure you don't select the Erase and use the entire disk option" that's what i'm trying not to do.... i understand windows but i suck in linux.

can you give me like a step-by-step please i don't know what i'm doing.

I have linux mint Felicia

thanks again! :)

spider
by spider
Thu Feb 11, 2010 11:03 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: how to setup and install Linux mint
Replies: 4
Views: 792

how to setup and install Linux mint

hi, I just made a partition 172 gb I split my drive .
172 gb is free space.... but don't know how to set it up or were to find the post to tell me.

maybe i just don't understand the post either LOL
let me know if you need anything else.
thanks again guys! :D
by spider
Tue Jun 16, 2009 1:35 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Grub problem after install "Solved"
Replies: 1
Views: 519

Grub problem after install "Solved"

Hi, I have windows XP on my 300gb and on my secound drive Felicia Everytime i try to start my PC it says: grub loading, please wait... The only way I can get this back is to reinstall both OS.... strange because they are on different drives plus this is my secound time installing this again and i ha...
by spider
Fri Apr 24, 2009 12:30 am
Forum: Other networking topics
Topic: Duplicate name exists on the network
Replies: 2
Views: 744

Re: Duplicate name exists on the network

That's what I thought... Just wasn't sure.

I'll look into it and get back and Thanks again Synthros!

spider :)
by spider
Thu Apr 23, 2009 5:42 pm
Forum: Other networking topics
Topic: Duplicate name exists on the network
Replies: 2
Views: 744

Duplicate name exists on the network

hi, I keep getting Duplicate name exists on the network My computer name are all different on my computers, my question is if I have a name called spiderlucci for example on my modem and my access point or router says spiderlucci. .. can that cause the Duplicate name exists on the network :?: Thanks...
by spider
Wed Apr 22, 2009 5:00 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Tux guitar sound doesn't work "SOLVED"
Replies: 2
Views: 1673

Re: Tux guitar sound doesn't work "Solved"

Hi slider, Thanks for the info.

It worked!

Thanks again.

spider :D
by spider
Mon Apr 20, 2009 9:29 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Tux guitar sound doesn't work "SOLVED"
Replies: 2
Views: 1673

Tux guitar sound doesn't work "SOLVED"

hi I'm having problems getting "Tux guitar sound to work "and I know my sound files work fine and all.

can someone please help me.

Linux Mint Felicia 6
Kernel Linux 2.6.27-7 generic
Gnome 2.24.1
Memory:2gb pentium 4 CPU 3gb
Hard drive Maxtor 80gb
Nvidia 6200 AGP

Thanks again!
spider :)
by spider
Sun Apr 19, 2009 10:01 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: internet pop-up saying I have a virus
Replies: 7
Views: 699

Re: internet pop-up saying I have a virus

The thing is... I disable the adblock to see what would happen and it still will crash!

I remove the program and now its fine.... I really like the way the adblock work and all. :(

Thanks again!
spider
by spider
Sun Apr 19, 2009 8:38 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: internet pop-up saying I have a virus
Replies: 7
Views: 699

Re: internet pop-up saying I have a virus

hi 67, how do you control theadblock because if i need to go to skillsoft to use java or whatever... the screen goes gray now and firefox just crash

Thanks again!
spider
by spider
Sun Apr 19, 2009 7:59 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: internet pop-up saying I have a virus
Replies: 7
Views: 699

Re: internet pop-up saying I have a virus

I forgot, I also use Mcafee site advisor for Firefox
Thanks for the info 67, when you where talking about Mcafee site advisor for Firefox where do I find that in the synaptic :?:
I type in " Mcafee site advisor"


Thanks again!
spider :)
by spider
Sun Apr 19, 2009 2:24 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: internet pop-up saying I have a virus
Replies: 7
Views: 699

internet pop-up saying I have a virus

hi guys, every time I'm looking for something on the internet and click on a link... well, sometimes and sometimes it happens alot ... I get a website for example, httpZ://justscan6.info/22/?uid=140 and it says I have a virus... and can't get out of it... the only way for me to get out of that websi...
by spider
Wed Apr 15, 2009 7:42 pm
Forum: Ethernet
Topic: Set up my home network "Solved"
Replies: 19
Views: 5860

Re: Set up my home network"solved"

You help alot altair4, and Thanks! I believe it's a windows issue on Vista only and my wife did tell me it has been running slow and I'm never on it except my kids so that may answer my question why it's going crazy like that. It was a Linux issue that you help and I thank you on that. I believe it ...
by spider
Wed Apr 15, 2009 1:28 pm
Forum: Ethernet
Topic: Set up my home network "Solved"
Replies: 19
Views: 5860

Re: Set up my home network

I don't think you're changing the work group name, I think you're changing the Computer Name No I am Not and I am not a novice on computers.... just Linux. I wish I was changing the computer name then I would agree I am crazy but it's not :( Anyway I try the work group again and it just took it thi...
by spider
Tue Apr 14, 2009 9:38 pm
Forum: Ethernet
Topic: Set up my home network "Solved"
Replies: 19
Views: 5860

Re: Set up my home network

You want all of your machines to have the same work group name? They all ready have the same work group name."spider" I did go to the Vista computer and change the work group and restarted the PC and type the work group again "spider" and it gave me an error and said that there is already a duplica...
by spider
Tue Apr 14, 2009 5:05 pm
Forum: Ethernet
Topic: Set up my home network "Solved"
Replies: 19
Views: 5860

Re: Set up my home network

From every windows box except one you can see all the other boxes on the network That would be on the Windows Vista end. I can't see the spider server network. You've completely lost me on this. There is no "old" network or "new" network. There is only "the" network. Please clarify. sorry about tha...

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