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by lumi
Mon Nov 22, 2010 2:23 pm
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: Setting up an external monitor on a netbook
Replies: 4
Views: 614

Re: Setting up an external monitor on a netbook

Yes, the radio button is on!
Weird thing is, I can't select PC as a source from the list on the menu of the Samsung monitor itself.
by lumi
Fri Nov 19, 2010 5:53 am
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: Setting up an external monitor on a netbook
Replies: 4
Views: 614

Re: Setting up an external monitor on a netbook

Unluckily I tried that but no luck :( I should specify that the monitor config utility doesn't recognize the monitor as a Samsung, it just says "unknown monitor". Anything setting I should mess with? Like xorg.conf?
by lumi
Tue Nov 16, 2010 10:37 am
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: Setting up an external monitor on a netbook
Replies: 4
Views: 614

Setting up an external monitor on a netbook

I'm using LM10 on a Samsung N210 netbook and I'd like to hook the system on a Samsung T200HD monitor. I connect the two through a VGA cable and the external monitor is recognized by grandr. However, the monitor itself stays blank and keeps saying "no input". I have the feeling I'm missing something ...
by lumi
Mon Apr 26, 2010 4:49 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Dual Boot - Linux Mint and Windows 7
Replies: 29
Views: 5149

Re: Dual Boot - Linux Mint and Windows 7

Oh, don't worry about that, I've been a happy Linux Mint-only user for more than a year and I have no intention of ever going back! :) I just wanted to try out Win7 as there's a slight chance that I might need Windows for work. I think I'll just dual boot XP and a pre-grub 2 distro on my oldish lapt...
by lumi
Sat Apr 24, 2010 5:39 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Dual Boot - Linux Mint and Windows 7
Replies: 29
Views: 5149

Re: Dual Boot - Linux Mint and Windows 7

Thank you for your answers, both of you! It's weird, though. I've installed Mint after Windows many times and it's never touched the Windows partition(s) at all. That's why I refused to believe my windows partition had gone, but it looks like it did after all :? I fixed mbr via Live USB but now I ju...
by lumi
Fri Apr 23, 2010 5:38 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Dual Boot - Linux Mint and Windows 7
Replies: 29
Views: 5149

Re: Dual Boot - Linux Mint and Windows 7

Sorry if I keep posting - just thought it might help someone with the same issues: Apparently it is a bootloader problem - I solved the "can't boot into LM" problem by fixing the grub (much quicker than re-installing the entire OS, I guess :oops: ) but I'm still trying to find a way to fix the Windo...
by lumi
Fri Apr 23, 2010 4:47 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Dual Boot - Linux Mint and Windows 7
Replies: 29
Views: 5149

Re: Dual Boot - Linux Mint and Windows 7

Thanks for the reply! I did instruct LM to install itself alongside Windows, and I still see Windows as an option on the grub screen and on gparted when I re-install LM, shouldn't that mean that the system still exists? :? I can't access the Recovery system (the key should be F4, but nothing happens...
by lumi
Fri Apr 23, 2010 1:45 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Dual Boot - Linux Mint and Windows 7
Replies: 29
Views: 5149

Re: Dual Boot - Linux Mint and Windows 7

I need some help, I hope this is the right thread! I just got a Samsung N210 with Windows 7 preinstalled. Obviously the first thing I did was to install Mint on it - but instead of wiping the hard drive clean as I usually do I decided to try dualbooting, choosing the automatic partitioning. Now, Min...
by lumi
Fri Nov 20, 2009 4:54 pm
Forum: About Mint Editions
Topic: Mint burns laptops, please don't leave it to another distr
Replies: 64
Views: 37563

Re: Mint burns laptops, please don't leave it to another distr

Mint actually fixed my overheating problem. In my last weeks with XP, it had got to the point that my Dell Inspiron 6400 would shut down at least once or twice a day. It was so annoying that I switched to Linux - and never had that problem again ;)
by lumi
Sat May 09, 2009 6:35 am
Forum: Translations
Topic: mintBackup
Replies: 47
Views: 14349

Re: mintBackup

gil_1 wrote:Language: Italian

msgid "This backup file is corrupted. The internal MD5 signature doesn't match its content."
msgstr "Questo archivio è danneggiato. La firma interna MD5 non corrisponde al contenuto."

msgid "Exclude files"
msgstr "Escludi file"
Just a couple of tiny errors =)
by lumi
Sat May 09, 2009 6:27 am
Forum: Translations
Topic: mintWelcome
Replies: 63
Views: 18755

Re: mintWelcome

@go wrote:
lumi wrote:language: Italian

msgid "Make a donation"
msgstr "Fa' una ****"
Lumi I think it's better:
msgstr "Fai una ****"

it look more 'italian' :wink:
Objection sustained, I edited ;)
by lumi
Wed May 06, 2009 2:35 pm
Forum: Translations
Topic: mintWelcome
Replies: 63
Views: 18755

Re: mintWelcome

language: Italian msgid "Welcome to Linux Mint" msgstr "Benvenuti in Linux Mint" msgid "Welcome and thank you for choosing Linux Mint. We hope you'll enjoy using it as much as we did making it. Please make yourself familiar with the new features and the documentation and don't hesitate to send us y...
by lumi
Wed May 06, 2009 2:28 pm
Forum: Translations
Topic: mintDesktop
Replies: 48
Views: 12549

Re: mintDesktop

Language: Italian
msgid "Desktop Items"
msgstr "Icone sulla scrivania"

msgid "Computer"
msgstr "Computer"

msgid "Home"
msgstr "Home"

msgid "Network"
msgstr "Rete"

msgid "Trash"
msgstr "Cestino"

msgid "Mounted Volumes"
msgstr "Volumi montati"
by lumi
Wed May 06, 2009 2:21 pm
Forum: Translations
Topic: mintMenu
Replies: 64
Views: 24803

Re: mintMenu

language: Italian msgid "Computer" msgstr "Computer" msgid "Browse all local and remote disks and folders accessible from this computer" msgstr "Esplora i dischi locali e remoti accessibili da questo computer" msgid "Home Folder" msgstr "Cartella Home" msgid "Open your personal folder" msgstr "Apri ...
by lumi
Sat Apr 25, 2009 10:21 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Where Are The Program Files?
Replies: 7
Views: 1601

Re: Where Are The Program Files?

It should be /etc - or at least mine are there :) I'm a newbie too!

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