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by ekarnots
Wed Jul 11, 2018 10:02 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Tara Cinnamon CPU usage
Replies: 16
Views: 1280

Re: Tara Cinnamon CPU usage

For what it is worth, last night i ran a batch of updates, that included the latest(i suppose) kernel and rebooted. Now everything seems snappier and i have not yet experienced the 98% cpu usage and so the cooling fan is off. Very happy with how it is running now!
by ekarnots
Mon Jul 09, 2018 11:03 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Tara Cinnamon CPU usage
Replies: 16
Views: 1280

Re: Tara Cinnamon CPU usage

ran top...shows root as being high usage culprit. What does that prove? looking at system monitor cpu usage is 100%. highest usage app appears to be tbird at 14%. Any help would be appreciated. I apologize in advance for my lack of knowledge. Im a newb!
by ekarnots
Mon Jul 09, 2018 12:35 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Tara Cinnamon CPU usage
Replies: 16
Views: 1280

Re: Tara Cinnamon CPU usage

Im having the same issue after formatting hdd and doing clean install! Went from 18.3 to 19. 19 ran great from live session so i decided to load it to my laptop!
Thanks in advance
by ekarnots
Mon Jul 10, 2017 12:34 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Font examples not showing correctly on configuration screen
Replies: 2
Views: 127

Re: Font examples not showing correctly on configuration screen

Maybe you got a bad install. Did you check the sha256sum of the ISO you downloaded to see if it matched what the mirror says is the correct one? Thanks for the reply. Actually I have had this issue with several different versions of mint, On 17.3, 18 and now 18.2 but just got around to posting. Not...
by ekarnots
Thu Jul 06, 2017 7:47 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Font examples not showing correctly on configuration screen
Replies: 2
Views: 127

Font examples not showing correctly on configuration screen

Greetings I am trying to change the fonts for my folders, document screens etc and am not able to see the examples of the fonts listed, all i am seeing is a square with four circles with numbers in the circles instead of the actual font. I think i have attached a screen shot of what I am seeing. Any...

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