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by Myz
Sun Jul 05, 2020 1:43 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [Resolved] Nemo not recognizing USB connection
Replies: 2
Views: 96

Re: Nemo not recognizing USB connection

Thank you for reply @asinoro, but the whole thing fell over last night, to system fallback with minimal everything, then at reboot refused to reboot all together.
Have now deleted the distro and installed another. As I only had 2 and Mint would not work, at all?
Thank you for your time though.
Myz
by Myz
Sat Jul 04, 2020 8:04 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [Resolved] Nemo not recognizing USB connection
Replies: 2
Views: 96

[Resolved] Nemo not recognizing USB connection

Hiya Folks, Linux Mint 19.3 Cinnamon This evening I plugged usb stick in usb slot, added some files and unmounted / ejected, all with out problem Latter tonight I re mounted to add some more files, and the desktop and NEMO are not reading the usb connect. It makes the sound of connection. It is reco...
by Myz
Tue Jun 30, 2020 5:36 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: DropBox
Replies: 0
Views: 99

DropBox

Hiya Folks,

Thoughts as to why this is popping up over the last couple of boots. Dropbox loads but now I have 2 icons in my tray since I started getting the message attached.

Any thought appreciated
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by Myz
Wed Dec 07, 2016 5:13 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Backing Up
Replies: 4
Views: 377

Re: Backing Up

Hiya Dyfi,
thank you for your reply, I have no idea what I was trying to do newbie here, was just following the details from the Ubuntu site.

I will have a look at the link you sent thanks very much
regards
Myz
by Myz
Wed Dec 07, 2016 5:11 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Backing Up
Replies: 4
Views: 377

Re: Backing Up

Hiya Pierre Thank you for reply, yes I had tried the mint backup, but it halts all the time at around file 29000 + and then just hangs there for ages, nothing happens, so that is why I tried another , and a topic on Ubuntu said to use the terminal. Do you know whether the tar line to unzip was corre...
by Myz
Tue Dec 06, 2016 6:58 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Backing Up
Replies: 4
Views: 377

Backing Up

Hiya Folks, I have installed Mint 17.2 June 2016 and via the terminal backed up the install, using "Created Monday 18 July 2016 You will need to be in the root directory sudo su then cd / this is to check that you actually are then once in the rot directory type the following command code: tar cvpf ...
by Myz
Sun Jun 26, 2016 8:32 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Installing Evolution via tar.xz <SOLVED>
Replies: 6
Views: 1686

Re: Installing Evolution via tar.xz

Hiya Hoser Rob As stated in the first post I have only had Linux installed a few days and am as green as can be. I have read so much over the last few days trying to get to terms with it. I have not in fact done any thing damaging, :-) Thanks to WharfRat and his/her kind guidance I have learnt a few...
by Myz
Sun Jun 26, 2016 5:54 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Installing Evolution via tar.xz <SOLVED>
Replies: 6
Views: 1686

Re: Installing Evolution via tar.xz

Thank You WharfRat.
After reading the howtogeek stuff you sent, think I will stay with the package manager. Lesson learned.
Thanks
Myz
by Myz
Sat Jun 25, 2016 10:31 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Installing Evolution via tar.xz <SOLVED>
Replies: 6
Views: 1686

Re: Installing Evolution via tar.xz

G'day WharfRat, Thank you for your reply, greatly appreciated. I was searching on the web re a better mail program, and the site I was reading advised not to get it from the repos, as it would not be the latest version??? I also had just finished reading about 3 hours of stuff about Linux, getting s...
by Myz
Sat Jun 25, 2016 9:29 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Installing Evolution via tar.xz <SOLVED>
Replies: 6
Views: 1686

Installing Evolution via tar.xz <SOLVED>

Hiya Folks I have loaded Linux as a clean install 4 days ago. Never used before. Thunderbird would not accept icloud and outlook settings for email, so downloaded Geary, which keeps locking up and has display probs. After search on Net it appears Evolution was good and the way to go. ( i read in all...
by Myz
Thu Jun 23, 2016 3:24 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Newbie Question re Lost Software Once Installed <SOLVED>
Replies: 2
Views: 253

Re: Newbie Question re Lost Software Once Installed

Thank you Imuserx, appreciate the info, will check out the wiki link, also the dvd-styler. I kinda follow what the other stuff is re command lines so I will digest that again and have a squiz. thanks for your help.
by Myz
Thu Jun 23, 2016 12:13 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Newbie Question re Lost Software Once Installed <SOLVED>
Replies: 2
Views: 253

Newbie Question re Lost Software Once Installed <SOLVED>

Hello folks, I am very new to Linux, I have done a clean install on Asus Laptop i7. linux installed Mint 17.2 Rafaela Cinnamon only 3 days ago (so very green). I wanted to load DVD-Slideshow, which I downloaded and installed via the Software Manager. Once downloaded, I clicked install. Said Install ...

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