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by MountDew
Thu Mar 09, 2017 3:38 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Mint forum... Life Saver
Replies: 1
Views: 154

Mint forum... Life Saver

I am 71 years young and new to this forum and Linux first of all . I read several comments on repairing the boot grub. First I installed mint 18.1 and Zorin along side Windows 7 on my lap top to try out the two OS's and all was working great but after I decided to use Linux 18.1 Sarah only and to re...
by MountDew
Sun Mar 05, 2017 6:33 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Best way to replace my wife's computer without losing her current setup?
Replies: 10
Views: 1294

Re: Best way to replace my wife's computer without losing her current setup?

z31fanatic wrote:
kwisher wrote:You can also just move the existing hard drive to the new PC if it is still in good health.
No, it's the perfect time for him to get a SSD. Anyone still running spinning hard drives in 2017 should be slapped silly. :mrgreen:
Well consider me slapped silly !! HAHAHA HEHEHE !
by MountDew
Tue Feb 28, 2017 10:11 pm
Forum: Releases & Announcements
Topic: Linux Mint 18.1 “Serena” Cinnamon released!
Replies: 48
Views: 12312

Re: Linux Mint 18.1 “Serena” Cinnamon released!

Update from 18 to 18.1 went very smooth... another great job Clem... Thank you for all you hard work and effort.... Very much appreciated here... :D :D
by MountDew
Mon Feb 27, 2017 2:52 pm
Forum: Other topics
Topic: Windows 8/ 10 and the chance of another convert !
Replies: 10
Views: 806

Re: Windows 8/ 10 and the chance of another convert !

Shabby wrote:No brainer - leave Windows in the past where it belongs! :mrgreen:
Windows has outlived it's usefull life time... Linux is still improving.. Awsome OS and many very nice folks keep making Linux better... :mrgreen:
by MountDew
Sat Feb 25, 2017 6:18 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Re: Replace 18.1 xfce with 18.1 cinn ? (Solved)
Replies: 3
Views: 274

Re: Replace 18.1 xfce with 18.1 cinn ? (Solved)

Thanks for your help... I will keep xfce as I am growing to like it quite alot... Thanks again
by MountDew
Sat Feb 25, 2017 4:23 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Re: Replace 18.1 xfce with 18.1 cinn ? (Solved)
Replies: 3
Views: 274

Re: Replace 18.1 xfce with 18.1 cinn ? (Solved)

Would it be possible to change 18.1 xfce back to 18.1 cinn without a complete reinstall ? That being said I am new to Linux and not proficient with terminal.

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