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by lyndave
Mon Feb 11, 2019 11:08 pm
Forum: Suggestions & New Ideas
Topic: Mint site appearance
Replies: 27
Views: 1219

Re: Mint site appearance

i really think the site is serving its purpose and as the mint team can only do so much, using their resources on the development of the system should be their top priority
by lyndave
Tue Jul 24, 2018 5:31 am
Forum: Suggestions & New Ideas
Topic: Disable network on LM Live DVD/USB-stick
Replies: 2
Views: 728

Re: Disable network on LM Live DVD/USB-stick

when i install from a live usb or disk the system asks if i want to connect, if so i have to put in my serial key before i can connect but if i don't want to connect i can install without internet connection
by lyndave
Mon Feb 12, 2018 11:30 pm
Forum: Suggestions & New Ideas
Topic: ECOSIA search engine
Replies: 16
Views: 1876

Re: ECOSIA search engine

i will stick with duckduckgo i have never and will never use anything related to bing, just on principle
by lyndave
Thu Sep 28, 2017 11:20 am
Forum: Suggestions & New Ideas
Topic: App request: messengers and some other stuff
Replies: 4
Views: 508

Re: App request: messengers and some other stuff

as far as a list of installed apps, i just have a list on a note pad saved on an external hard drive listing the apps i use
by lyndave
Sun Sep 03, 2017 11:52 am
Forum: Suggestions & New Ideas
Topic: Feedback from a noob user here
Replies: 10
Views: 1016

Re: Feedback from a noob user here

thanks mintbean, i gues i should install it then..... :D
by lyndave
Sat Sep 02, 2017 8:13 pm
Forum: Suggestions & New Ideas
Topic: Feedback from a noob user here
Replies: 10
Views: 1016

Re: Feedback from a noob user here

is TLP is good thing on a laptop or a bad thing
by lyndave
Sat Sep 02, 2017 7:37 pm
Forum: Suggestions & New Ideas
Topic: Feedback from a noob user here
Replies: 10
Views: 1016

Re: Feedback from a noob user here

i find linux is far more configurable than windows, linux mint is my os of choice.
by lyndave
Sun Aug 20, 2017 9:40 am
Forum: Suggestions & New Ideas
Topic: low/high level power alarm
Replies: 2
Views: 359

Re: low/high level power alarm

thankyou , however i was hoping the alarm could go into the next version of mint, i have such an alarm on my computer, i created a script for it
by lyndave
Sat Aug 19, 2017 7:32 pm
Forum: Suggestions & New Ideas
Topic: low/high level power alarm
Replies: 2
Views: 359

low/high level power alarm

i would be great to have a high/low level alarm for power that you can change at what level the high and low power alarm sounds and also choose what the alarm sound is.
for example mp3 etc
by lyndave
Thu Aug 03, 2017 11:12 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: cinnamon desktop crashing
Replies: 1
Views: 132

cinnamon desktop crashing

i was wondering is anyone else having problems with cinnamon desktop 18.2 crashing often ? i am having this problem quite often. sometimes the computer is just sitting there idle. today it crashed while i was listening to the radio on the web. i am not sure why this is happening, any ideas from anyo...
by lyndave
Mon Jul 31, 2017 9:53 am
Forum: Suggestions & New Ideas
Topic: System Backup and Restore
Replies: 12
Views: 6444

Re: System Backup and Restore

i really couldn't say, i usually just use it to save using the default setting, sorry i can't help :(
by lyndave
Thu Jul 27, 2017 9:30 am
Forum: Suggestions & New Ideas
Topic: System Backup and Restore
Replies: 12
Views: 6444

Re: System Backup and Restore

it just selects system files, not photos, music etc, only system folders and files
by lyndave
Tue Jul 25, 2017 9:32 am
Forum: Suggestions & New Ideas
Topic: System Backup and Restore
Replies: 12
Views: 6444

Re: System Backup and Restore

i use time-shift and it makes restore back ups to system files on your computer. it has saved me a few times as i do a manual back up every time my computer does an update.. i just select my hard drive and time-shift backs up my whole system. it does not back up any files i add, just the system file...
by lyndave
Tue Jul 18, 2017 6:51 pm
Forum: Suggestions & New Ideas
Topic: Include Pre-installed Voice assistant software for Linux Mint
Replies: 5
Views: 2307

Re: Include Pre-installed Voice assistant software for Linux Mint

I am with mint bean on this one.
once you start heading down this track, you start losing your privacy and it is bloat ware and spyware
by lyndave
Sat Jul 15, 2017 1:47 am
Forum: Suggestions & New Ideas
Topic: UUID: temperature@fevimu will not work on mint 18.2 cinnamon [SOLVED]
Replies: 3
Views: 584

Re: UUID: temperature@fevimu will not work on mint 18.2 cinnamon

Cosmo. wrote:Perhaps this helps.
Thank-you Cosmo problem solved
by lyndave
Fri Jul 14, 2017 9:18 am
Forum: Suggestions & New Ideas
Topic: UUID: temperature@fevimu will not work on mint 18.2 cinnamon [SOLVED]
Replies: 3
Views: 584

Re: UUID: temperature@fevimu will not work on mint 18.2 cinnamon

thankyou very much ,i will upgrade it and post back the results
by lyndave
Fri Jul 14, 2017 7:52 am
Forum: Suggestions & New Ideas
Topic: UUID: temperature@fevimu will not work on mint 18.2 cinnamon [SOLVED]
Replies: 3
Views: 584

UUID: temperature@fevimu will not work on mint 18.2 cinnamon [SOLVED]

hi there, does anyone know if there will be a fix for UUID: temperature@fevimu on Linux mint 18.2 cinnamon , it is a temperature applet from cinnamon spices. i am just wondering as i running 18,2 on my test computer and i have found everything works so far except this applet. thanks to the mint team...
by lyndave
Tue Jul 11, 2017 9:50 am
Forum: Suggestions & New Ideas
Topic: Installer needs much improvement.
Replies: 6
Views: 737

Re: Installer needs much improvement.

i am sorry if i offended you true purple with my comment , however i did say just my opinion and you have no need to get upset or rude. if manjaro has what you need and linux mint does not, then it only makes sense to go to manjaro instead of complaining. again this is just my opinion and i have no ...
by lyndave
Mon Jul 10, 2017 11:34 am
Forum: Suggestions & New Ideas
Topic: Consider replacing VLC with SMPlayer in Linux Mint 18.2
Replies: 21
Views: 6804

Re: Consider replacing VLC with SMPlayer in Linux Mint 18.2

if you want sm player just install it
by lyndave
Sat Jul 08, 2017 8:28 pm
Forum: Suggestions & New Ideas
Topic: Installer needs much improvement.
Replies: 6
Views: 737

Re: Installer needs much improvement.

well i find the installer quite good, do we really want to copy the way other operating systems do things. if we want what other systems provide, than we should just move to that other system. just my opinion

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