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by Thaddeus-maximus
Fri Feb 09, 2018 10:36 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Don't use UKUU
Replies: 1
Views: 876

Re: Don't use UKUU

agreed! i have no need to race the Indy 500 when i'd rather spend Saturday mornings at grandmas' house eating cookies. :D
metaphorically speaking of course.
by Thaddeus-maximus
Thu Jan 18, 2018 11:03 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: 8000 processor wakeups, overheating problem
Replies: 5
Views: 287

Re: 8000 processor wakeups, overheating problem

okay not to rain on anyone's parade here but are you running in a virtualbox? i ask because there's several things labeled as "Virtual"
by Thaddeus-maximus
Tue Jan 16, 2018 10:19 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: WIFI Issues
Replies: 10
Views: 550

Re: WIFI Issues

true, lol. i've got the latest 4.4 kernel as i havent needed to go higher for my 18.1 cinnamon
by Thaddeus-maximus
Tue Jan 16, 2018 8:58 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: WIFI Issues
Replies: 10
Views: 550

Re: WIFI Issues

true but pfd27 says he dropped to 4.8 kernel which is why i said that as he/she won't be getting updates and such.
by Thaddeus-maximus
Tue Jan 16, 2018 4:19 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: WIFI Issues
Replies: 10
Views: 550

Re: WIFI Issues

i could be wrong but i think the 4.8 kernel is no longer supported
by Thaddeus-maximus
Mon Jan 15, 2018 8:16 pm
Forum: Other topics
Topic: [RESOLVED] Recover files from encrypted data before Linux crashed
Replies: 21
Views: 1813

Re: Recover files from encrypted data before Linux crashed

kuzman1 wrote:Thanks again Joe.
I opened the file manager and done the search, it could not find it :cry:
i think he was referring to the website not the file manager. i don't encrypt so i can't help you, sorry.
by Thaddeus-maximus
Mon Jan 15, 2018 2:58 pm
Forum: Open chat
Topic: This forum is FRIENDLY....
Replies: 35
Views: 2287

Re: This forum is FRIENDLY....

agreed! i don't usually have technical questions as i consider myself a safe/sane computer user, lol but when i do have issues i come here. my new years resolution is to try to be more active on the forums either for laughs or helping others 8)
by Thaddeus-maximus
Tue Jan 09, 2018 11:20 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux
Topic: Read this
Replies: 27
Views: 1371

Re: Read this

all41 wrote:not HELLLO windows, rather windows HELL OH!
or it could be "OH HELL windows" :lol:
by Thaddeus-maximus
Fri Jan 05, 2018 11:47 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Unable to install on i6200 Skylake NUC
Replies: 5
Views: 197

Re: Unable to install on i6200 Skylake NUC

sorry i thought you were talking about mint not ubuntu. i'd let other people chime in as i'm still fairly new to linux mint despite my registration date, lol.
by Thaddeus-maximus
Fri Jan 05, 2018 7:10 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: HP Pavilion dv6-1355dx wifi issue [closed]
Replies: 6
Views: 849

Re: HP Pavilion dv6-1355dx wifi issue

so i never managed to fix wifi issue, i just use ethernet instead as i now have ability to use it as needed so i marked the title as such.
by Thaddeus-maximus
Fri Jan 05, 2018 7:00 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Unable to install on i6200 Skylake NUC
Replies: 5
Views: 197

Re: Unable to install on i6200 Skylake NUC

i'm no expert, far from it but you might want to try the 17.x series instead of 18.x. that might work better.
by Thaddeus-maximus
Sat Dec 31, 2016 6:01 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: HP Pavilion dv6-1355dx wifi issue [closed]
Replies: 6
Views: 849

Re: HP Pavilion dv6-1355dx wifi issue

sorry it took so long, i've never had to crack open a laptop or pc before, so i had to work up the nerve first. i took it out, checked the connections and then reinserted it before booting it up and it didn't help, so i tried again thinking i connected the wires wrong, still nothing. I'm on ethernet...
by Thaddeus-maximus
Mon Nov 14, 2016 6:54 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: HP Pavilion dv6-1355dx wifi issue [closed]
Replies: 6
Views: 849

Re: HP Pavilion dv6-1355dx wifi issue

$ lspci -nnk | grep -iA2 net; lsusb; lshw -c net 02:00.0 Network controller [0280]: Intel Corporation Centrino Wireless-N 1000 [Condor Peak] [8086:0084] Subsystem: Intel Corporation Centrino Wireless-N 1000 BGN [8086:1315] Kernel driver in use: iwlwifi -- 03:00.0 Ethernet controller [0200]: Realtek...
by Thaddeus-maximus
Mon Nov 14, 2016 5:51 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: HP Pavilion dv6-1355dx wifi issue [closed]
Replies: 6
Views: 849

Re: HP Pavilion dv6-1355dx wifi issue

so after finally being able to get back onto wifi i now have results: iwconfig lo no wireless extensions. enp3s0 no wireless extensions. wlp2s0 IEEE 802.11bgn ESSID:"CenturyLink0615" Mode:Managed Frequency:2.417 GHz Access Point: FE:F5:28:40:03:08 Bit Rate=65 Mb/s Tx-Power=14 dBm Retry short limit:7...
by Thaddeus-maximus
Mon Nov 14, 2016 12:46 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: HP Pavilion dv6-1355dx wifi issue [closed]
Replies: 6
Views: 849

HP Pavilion dv6-1355dx wifi issue [closed]

hello everyone i have an issue with the wifi driver on my laptiop $ inxi -Fxz System: Host: thad-PC Kernel: 4.4.0-47-generic i686 (32 bit gcc: 5.4.0) Desktop: Cinnamon 3.0.7 (Gtk 3.18.9-1ubuntu3.1) Distro: Linux Mint 18 Sarah Machine: System: Hewlett-Packard product: HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook PC v: R...
by Thaddeus-maximus
Mon May 09, 2016 7:49 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: New to Mint
Replies: 13
Views: 673

Re: New to Mint

@Portreve: lol! growing up in the rocky mountains you learn early in life to not eat said yellow snow!

@everyone else: thank you all for the warm welcome! 8)
by Thaddeus-maximus
Mon May 09, 2016 4:56 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: New to Mint
Replies: 13
Views: 673

New to Mint

Hello! so a little about me: i installed linux mint 17.1 xfce on a spare laptop in virtualbox, works great so far and best of all no freaking update to windows 10 crap! (currently only have windows 7 as the host) i consider myself a fairly safe internet user, thanks to an uncle of mine who had me do...

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