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by trytip
Sat Jul 21, 2018 1:40 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Segmentation fault (core dumped)
Replies: 8
Views: 162

Re: Segmentation fault (core dumped)

not sure why you don't have a grub menu , usually the Shift key is to bring menu.. did you install a kernel or did you already have one laying around. not sure how 18.3 is on kernels 4.9.113 is an LTS kernel available in ukuu
you say latest version of mint ? are you using 18 or 19?
by trytip
Fri Jul 20, 2018 11:58 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Segmentation fault (core dumped)
Replies: 8
Views: 162

Re: Segmentation fault (core dumped)

it says something about kernel. try a different one
by trytip
Fri Jul 20, 2018 6:37 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: I have a network connection but no internet
Replies: 4
Views: 51

Re: I have a network connection but no internet

these connection issues usually solve themselves when you unplug your router for about 20 seconds. when was the last time you unplugged your router?
by trytip
Fri Jul 20, 2018 6:18 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Update Manager - Unable to get exclusive lock
Replies: 6
Views: 59

Re: Update Manager - Unable to get exclusive lock

disable mintUpdate uninstall nvidia-prime if you don't have optimus.
by trytip
Fri Jul 20, 2018 5:59 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: LM 19 Tara boots 30 seconds slower than LM 18
Replies: 1
Views: 34

Re: LM 19 Tara boots 30 seconds slower than LM 18

dmesg | grep -i "error\|warn\|fail" anything in there?
by trytip
Fri Jul 20, 2018 10:13 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [SOLVED] New install, Century Schoolbook font is missing
Replies: 3
Views: 57

Re: New install, Century Schoolbook font is missing

century schoolbook is not free. where did you use the font from? just copy it to your .fonts in the home directory. or search the internet for something like "i want to download century schoolbook font"
by trytip
Fri Jul 20, 2018 9:15 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [SOLVED]sudo apt-get update / sudo apt-get install fails
Replies: 2
Views: 39

Re: sudo apt-get update / sudo apt-get install fails

looks like internet connection or you need to change to different mirror. search menu for Software Sources change Mirrors. change main and base but let it take it's time to calculate
by trytip
Fri Jul 20, 2018 1:03 am
Forum: Xfce
Topic: whisker menu shows "chromium apps"
Replies: 3
Views: 70

Re: whisker menu shows "chromium apps"

open your menu editor (i use xame ) select the category it's in and the menu item then use Hide and save changes . if there's nothing else in that category it will also be hidden https://i.imgur.com/zDn5GsR.jpg you can also look in .local/share/applications/ and delete any chrome apps you find there...
by trytip
Thu Jul 19, 2018 8:02 pm
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: nvidia gpu overheating, how to drop temperature?
Replies: 11
Views: 154

Re: nvidia gpu overheating, how to drop temperature?

that's an improvement but still not normal. i read reviews on amazon they say mx4 is thin you say mx2 is thick? i'm guessing it matters not thickness as long as the paste won't run over into circuits. hard to tell how much to apply, i watched a lot of youtube and kind of tried to lather it on, but f...
by trytip
Thu Jul 19, 2018 6:58 pm
Forum: Xfce
Topic: Why my buttons/icons are so big? (qBittorrent)
Replies: 11
Views: 162

Re: Why my buttons/icons are so big? (qBittorrent)

install qt5ct and qt5-style-plugins open qt5ct should be in menu/settings.
in the appearence tab select gtk2 choose an icon theme in tab and hit apply. if that doesn't work try a reboot
by trytip
Thu Jul 19, 2018 5:46 pm
Forum: Xfce
Topic: Why my buttons/icons are so big? (qBittorrent)
Replies: 11
Views: 162

Re: Why my buttons/icons are so big? (qBittorrent)

exit qbittorrent and change icons, try the mint-x.
by trytip
Thu Jul 19, 2018 5:39 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: convert sha256 fingerprint from hex to decimal [SOLVED]
Replies: 2
Views: 42

Re: convert sha256 fingerprint from hex to decimal

install gtkhash it should appear in your Accesories.
by trytip
Thu Jul 19, 2018 4:33 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Why 2 microcodes? <SOLVED>
Replies: 28
Views: 383

Re: Why 2 microcodes?

ok, found the issue. i don't use update manager as it has a mind of it's own. maybe this is why so many users have problems after updates. so i'll have to block this update since i don't need it.

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by trytip
Thu Jul 19, 2018 9:53 am
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Why 2 microcodes? <SOLVED>
Replies: 28
Views: 383

Re: Why 2 microcodes?

EDIT:
by trytip
Thu Jul 19, 2018 9:38 am
Forum: Wireless
Topic: NEES HELP! Unwated user accessing my laptop via WiFi
Replies: 22
Views: 358

Re: NEES HELP! Unwated user accessing my laptop via WiFi

this is a serious issue if someone actually got access to your laptop on a public wifi. have no clue how you setup ufw to use public protection. but even if someone got in using samba or ssh you would not see a mouse moving unless there was a remote desktop connection. can't be certain unless you ar...
by trytip
Thu Jul 19, 2018 9:16 am
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Why 2 microcodes? <SOLVED>
Replies: 28
Views: 383

Re: Why 2 microcodes?

EDIT:
by trytip
Thu Jul 19, 2018 9:13 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: xgd-open: qBittorrent & Deluge in competition
Replies: 6
Views: 60

Re: xgd-open: qBittorrent & Deluge in competition

no such thing as better or worse. pick one that you like stick with it and learn it's configurations and quirks if you do use firejail. i like qbittorrent because it gives me more privacy options. maybe tixati has more features, don't know i stuck with qbittorrent and don't need a new client. (altho...
by trytip
Thu Jul 19, 2018 1:04 am
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Why 2 microcodes? <SOLVED>
Replies: 28
Views: 383

Re: Why 2 microcodes?

EDIT:
by trytip
Wed Jul 18, 2018 11:59 pm
Forum: MATE
Topic: Changing Desktop backgrounds, Mint 19, Mate Desktop
Replies: 7
Views: 106

Re: Changing Desktop backgrounds, Mint 19, Mate Desktop

what do you mean you can't add wallpapers? open caja go to your wallpapers rightclick on one and set as wallpaper. it will now be added to backgrounds or control center /appearance / backgrounds click the add button then navigate to your wallpapers select one or more using CTRL or click on one go lo...

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