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by finfly
Wed Dec 21, 2016 1:17 am
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Finally jumped completely off the Windows ship
Replies: 27
Views: 1872

Re: Finally jumped completely off the Windows ship

I am also a recent converter. At home I tried Windows 10 as I am always up for new things and it was free. After about year of it I found it to be on the way more than helping with work flow, and at a new workplace I started to use Libreoffice after many years on MS Office, that made me realize how ...
by finfly
Wed Dec 21, 2016 1:00 am
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: 18.1 Disappearing Desktop Icons
Replies: 19
Views: 10885

Re: 18.1 Disappearing Desktop Icons

I have same issue with 18.1 on my 2012-era laptop connected to dual monitors (VGA+HDMI) with Intel GPU. On 18 icons only sometimes did not show up on boot, but 18.1 does it every time.
by finfly
Tue Dec 20, 2016 6:44 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Libreoffice installed from software manager fails to start
Replies: 0
Views: 561

Libreoffice installed from software manager fails to start

Hi all, long story short, I have had some problems with Zotero, Java and Libreoffice. Latest incarnation was crash of Libreoffice when trying to access advanced options after updating to Zotero 5 beta. My instinct solution was to reinstall Libre. This did not help, and after some more reinstalls and...
by finfly
Wed Nov 16, 2016 2:56 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: unable to enable wifi in linux mint 18 cinnamon
Replies: 2
Views: 442

Re: unable to enable wifi in linux mint 18 cinnamon

I had same kind of problem after I installed Mint on my HP laptop. After much trial and error I found that Mint wasn't listening Wifi-toggle key (F12). Here is the instructions I used to fix the problem: https://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2231243

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