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by Jepp
Wed Oct 11, 2017 9:07 am
Forum: Community Projects
Topic: Community Sponsor Without PayPal Account
Replies: 1
Views: 1235

Community Sponsor Without PayPal Account

I would like to become a community sponsor, but I don't have, or want, a PayPal account ... Is there another way to establish a recurring payment without having a PayPal account?
by Jepp
Sat Apr 15, 2017 9:54 pm
Forum: Printers & Scanners
Topic: <SOLVED>Unable to Print
Replies: 7
Views: 2815

Re: Unable to Print

No worries, just touchy about some things, and I do appreciate the assistance. Looks like we might have it. Did this this time: sudo apt-get install libcups2=2.1.3-4 cups libcupscgi1=2.1.3-4 libcupsimage2=2.1.3-4 libcupsmime1=2.1.3-4 libcupsppdc1=2.1.3-4 cups-core-drivers cups-daemon ghostscript cup...
by Jepp
Sat Apr 15, 2017 8:55 pm
Forum: Printers & Scanners
Topic: <SOLVED>Unable to Print
Replies: 7
Views: 2815

Re: Unable to Print

I jumped too soon. Closed my web browser, closed the terminal, opened Thunderbird mail, tried to print ... only option is print to file.

Checked Menu>Administration>Printers ... Brother printer is gone, CUPS error again .... CRAP!

Back in the dark, need some help.
by Jepp
Sat Apr 15, 2017 8:47 pm
Forum: Printers & Scanners
Topic: <SOLVED>Unable to Print
Replies: 7
Views: 2815

Re: Unable to Print

Found Info at: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/cups/+bug/1676621 I did the following: sudo apt-get clean sudo apt-get update Ign:1 http://packages.linuxmint.com serena InRelease Hit:2 http://packages.linuxmint.com serena Release Get:3 http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu xenial-security InRel...
by Jepp
Sat Apr 15, 2017 7:31 pm
Forum: Printers & Scanners
Topic: <SOLVED>Unable to Print
Replies: 7
Views: 2815

Re: Unable to Print

Where is the PRINTERS folder? Only option in libreOffice is generic printer and it doesn't work. I tried to print an email, which worked easily before, but now the only option I have is to print to a file. I used to have the printer listed at Menu>Administration>Printers, but it's not there. I can't...
by Jepp
Sat Apr 15, 2017 5:28 pm
Forum: Printers & Scanners
Topic: <SOLVED>Unable to Print
Replies: 7
Views: 2815

<SOLVED>Unable to Print

I have a Brother MFC-J825DW Printer, connect via USB to Laptop. Doesn't show up on laptop anymore. I did Menu>Administration>Printers; I get "Printing Service not Available". I click on Connect button and get: "There was an error during the CUPS operation: 'failed to connect to server'." Here is my ...
by Jepp
Wed Apr 12, 2017 8:01 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: <SOLVED>Unable to copy files from Android LG G5 to Laptop via USB
Replies: 8
Views: 3632

Re: <SOLVED>Unable to copy files from Android LG G5 to Laptop via USB

As indicated this is <SOLVED>, please do not use this post to promote your software. BTW, I wouldn't own a SAMSUNG product if I was paid to take it.
by Jepp
Mon Feb 20, 2017 2:24 pm
Forum: Other topics
Topic: <SOLVED>How to Copy Directories From Cinnamon 18 Home to Cinnamon 18.1 Fresh Install
Replies: 2
Views: 218

Re: How to Copy Directories From Cinnamon 18 Home to Cinnamon 18.1 Fresh Install

Well Thank You much ... I'm embarrassed that I didn't see that as an option ... happily copying files as I type this.

Thanks again
by Jepp
Mon Feb 20, 2017 10:01 am
Forum: Other topics
Topic: <SOLVED>How to Copy Directories From Cinnamon 18 Home to Cinnamon 18.1 Fresh Install
Replies: 2
Views: 218

<SOLVED>How to Copy Directories From Cinnamon 18 Home to Cinnamon 18.1 Fresh Install

Hi Folks, I have two 500 Gb HDD on my laptop: /dev/sda has Cinnamon 18 installed /dev/sdb has Cinnamon 18.1 installed I want to copy directories (pictures, documents, music, etc) and Mail from Cinnamon 18 to Cinnamon 18.1. The usernames and passwords are the same in both installs. The Mail program i...
by Jepp
Mon Dec 26, 2016 7:35 pm
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: <SOLVED>Blank Screen after Linux Mint 18 Cinnamon Nvidia Driver Update
Replies: 2
Views: 411

Re: Blank Screen after Linux Mint 18 Cinnamon Nvidia Driver Update

Thanks for the response. I installed nvidia-367 driver that was tagged as recommended in driver manager. Bumblebee was a new term to me ... got me searching. found some info and did this: sudo apt-get purge nvidia* *nouveau* bumblebee* sudo apt-get install nvidia-367 primus nvidia-settings nvidia-pr...
by Jepp
Mon Dec 26, 2016 4:50 pm
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: <SOLVED>Blank Screen after Linux Mint 18 Cinnamon Nvidia Driver Update
Replies: 2
Views: 411

<SOLVED>Blank Screen after Linux Mint 18 Cinnamon Nvidia Driver Update

Hi folks, I need some help. I noticed yesterday in driver manager that the recommended driver was not installed, so I installed it using the driver manager graphical interface. Needed a reboot after, so I rebooted. Have since had trouble with the 'desktop?' . Booting straight forward gets me a blank...
by Jepp
Sun Sep 18, 2016 8:32 pm
Forum: Ethernet
Topic: <SOLVED>Laptop Keeps Dropping Wired Network Connection
Replies: 1
Views: 2280

<SOLVED>Laptop Keeps Dropping Wired Network Connection

I tether my laptop via USB cable to my LG G5 android smartphone for an internet connection. This worked well with 17.3, but after doing a fresh install of Mint 18 the tethering is disconnected after 30 seconds or so. I can unplug the USB from the phone and easily reestablish a connection, but then i...
by Jepp
Wed Sep 14, 2016 8:52 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: <SOLVED>Cinnamon Crashing on Startup
Replies: 9
Views: 2904

Re: Cinnamon Crashing on Startup

Update, just did a fresh power up and cinnamon crashed again. I have the /.exsession-errors file saved if needed. Tried this command from the forums: glxinfo name of display: :0 Error: couldn't find RGB GLX visual or fbconfig cinnamon --replace (cinnamon:5607): Clutter-CRITICAL **: Unable to initial...
by Jepp
Wed Sep 14, 2016 2:18 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: <SOLVED>Cinnamon Crashing on Startup
Replies: 9
Views: 2904

Re: Cinnamon Crashing on Startup

Found this in the forums: The following solved this issue for me: sudo apt-get install cinnamon sudo reboot Per the details in: http://unix.stackexchange.com/questions/247685/xsession-errors-on-linux-mint-17-2-no-solutions-found-from-similar-questions Szemere Ran the command in terminal: sudo apt-ge...
by Jepp
Tue Sep 13, 2016 11:19 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: <SOLVED>Cinnamon Crashing on Startup
Replies: 9
Views: 2904

Re: Cinnamon just crashed

"I did a fresh install of Mint 18 cinnamon 2 days ago" and applied the Level 1 and 2 updates? And 3? And 4? And 5? 'laptop' could be anything...what is it? Forum rules: Before you post please read how to get help: http://forums.linuxmint.com/viewtopic.php?f=17&t=83444 Often, Cinnamon crashes, to So...
by Jepp
Tue Sep 13, 2016 11:11 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: <SOLVED>Cinnamon Crashing on Startup
Replies: 9
Views: 2904

Re: Cinnamon Crashing on Startup

I started mint 18 Cinnamon in advanced mode. Selected to repair broken packages. Noticed many failures. Started Mint 18 Cinnamon normally and ran two commands: sudo apt-get update Get:1 http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu xenial-security InRelease [94.5 kB] Ign:2 http://packages.linuxmint.com sarah In...
by Jepp
Tue Sep 13, 2016 3:47 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: <SOLVED>Cinnamon Crashing on Startup
Replies: 9
Views: 2904

Re: Cinnamon just crashed

Read in another post this is the error log for cinnamon. Have no idea what is useful. I edited actual username to 'username' in the file contents. /.exsession-errors /etc/mdm/Xsession: Beginning session setup... localuser:username being added to access control list SSH_AUTH_SOCK=/run/user/1000/keyri...
by Jepp
Tue Sep 13, 2016 8:17 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: <SOLVED>Cinnamon Crashing on Startup
Replies: 9
Views: 2904

Re: Cinnamon just crashed

Turned laptop on this morning and got the "Cinnamon has crashed" message. I selected 'NO' to restart Cinnamon. This machine is now running with Cinnamon crashed and I will leave it running until we finish troubleshooting. inxi -Fxz System: Host: pappey-Qosmio-X775 Kernel: 4.4.0-21-generic x86_64 (64...
by Jepp
Mon Sep 12, 2016 8:39 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: <SOLVED>Cinnamon Crashing on Startup
Replies: 9
Views: 2904

Re: Cinnamon just crashed

Should this be moved to the desktop section? Here are more details: inxi -Fxz System: Host: Qosmio-X775 Kernel: 4.4.0-21-generic x86_64 (64 bit gcc: 5.3.1) Desktop: Cinnamon 3.0.7 (Gtk 3.18.9-1ubuntu3.1) Distro: Linux Mint 18 Sarah Machine: System: TOSHIBA product: Qosmio X775 v: PSBY5U-02401P Mobo:...
by Jepp
Mon Sep 12, 2016 5:04 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: <SOLVED>Cinnamon Crashing on Startup
Replies: 9
Views: 2904

Re: Cinnamon just crashed

"I did a fresh install of Mint 18 cinnamon 2 days ago" and applied the Level 1 and 2 updates? And 3? And 4? And 5? 'laptop' could be anything...what is it? Forum rules: Before you post please read how to get help: http://forums.linuxmint.com/viewtopic.php?f=17&t=83444 Often, Cinnamon crashes, to So...

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