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by bob466
Fri Jun 12, 2020 6:01 am
Forum: Chat about Linux
Topic: Linux as a Windows Subsystem
Replies: 10
Views: 287

Re: Linux as a Windows Subsystem

Linux as a Micro$oft Windoze Subservient...NEVER!!! Image
by bob466
Fri Jun 12, 2020 5:53 am
Forum: Chat about Linux
Topic: Best Linux OS for older devices
Replies: 70
Views: 13533

Re: Best Linux OS for older devices

I have Linux Lite on my 8 year old Laptop and runs very well...it ran Linux Mint Cinnamon 19.1 very well too...it does have 4GB of Ram and a i5 CPU which helps. Image
by bob466
Fri Jun 12, 2020 5:44 am
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: I forget, but can relearn!
Replies: 7
Views: 218

Re: I forget, but can relearn!

Welcome back to the Forum. :D
by bob466
Fri Jun 12, 2020 5:42 am
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: echo "hello world" >> freedom.txt
Replies: 6
Views: 174

Re: echo "hello world" >> freedom.txt

Welcome to the Forum. :D
by bob466
Fri Jun 12, 2020 5:36 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [Solved} Wine installation failed
Replies: 44
Views: 840

Re: Wine installation failed

Wine and PlayonLinux are a hit and miss affair...some software will work and others wont. https://www.picgifs.com/emoticons/smileys-and-emoticons/sad/smileys-sad-819768.gif I've found running Windoze software in a Windoze Virtual Machine is the best option...you might find a Linux alternative too. h...
by bob466
Thu Jun 11, 2020 2:49 am
Forum: Open chat
Topic: Remove linux mint and install win10
Replies: 8
Views: 335

Re: Remove linux mint and install win10

Im trying to remove linux mint which is the only OS installed on my laptop and install Windows 10. I have the windows ISO USB ready to go but how do i boot from Linux floppy if i dont have a floppy drive? Oh Dear...another Windoze user running back to Windoze...Bye Bye. https://www.picgifs.com/emot...
by bob466
Thu Jun 11, 2020 2:20 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: p7zip won't launch
Replies: 6
Views: 132

Re: p7zip won't launch

To use 7zip is very easy...create a Folder and name it on the Desktop and put anything in it you want (.7z is the default). :D Right click the Folder and select...Compress...you can choose...Other Options and give it a Password if you wish...when click...Create and you're done...it's that simple. ht...
by bob466
Thu Jun 11, 2020 1:50 am
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Hi guys
Replies: 6
Views: 193

Re: Hi guys

Welcome to the Forum. :D
by bob466
Thu Jun 11, 2020 1:49 am
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Goodday there
Replies: 5
Views: 142

Re: Goodday there

Welcome to the Forum. :D
by bob466
Thu Jun 11, 2020 1:48 am
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: print("Hello World")
Replies: 7
Views: 203

Re: print("Hello World")

Welcome to the Forum. :D
by bob466
Thu Jun 11, 2020 1:47 am
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Hello All
Replies: 4
Views: 152

Re: Hello All

Welcome to the Forum. :D
by bob466
Thu Jun 11, 2020 1:46 am
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: I finally took the plunge
Replies: 6
Views: 207

Re: I finally took the plunge

Welcome to the Forum. :D
by bob466
Thu Jun 11, 2020 1:46 am
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Hey folks! :)
Replies: 6
Views: 207

Re: Hey folks! :)

Welcome to the Forum. :D
by bob466
Mon Jun 08, 2020 2:31 am
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: hello all
Replies: 6
Views: 223

Re: hello all

Welcome to the Forum. :D
by bob466
Mon Jun 08, 2020 2:30 am
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Hello all
Replies: 6
Views: 227

Re: Hello all

Welcome to the Forum. :D
by bob466
Mon Jun 08, 2020 2:24 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Mint won't launch after replacing motherboard battery
Replies: 4
Views: 177

Re: Mint won't launch after replacing motherboard battery

The CMOS Battery on the Motherboard holds the System Configuration Settings...System Time...System Date and Boot Order. If you remove this Battery...you must go into the BIOS and Re-set these settings...otherwise your System will not Boot and you'll get an error message every time. https://www.picgi...
by bob466
Sun Jun 07, 2020 10:49 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Don't be boring - add an avatar!
Replies: 62
Views: 2518

Re: Don't be boring - add an avatar!

Old thread but I do like an Avatar too. https://www.picgifs.com/emoticons/smileys-and-emoticons/thumbs/smileys-thumbs-217948.gif So add one already! By the way, did you know you can use those smilies from that site without the blue line underneath, like so? Just remove the link: https://www.picgifs...
by bob466
Sat Jun 06, 2020 5:37 am
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Which is the best Mint?
Replies: 29
Views: 1343

Re: Which is the best Mint?

I have Cinnamon, which I had installed by mistake, and what a mistake. This program is awful compared to windows 7 or the old Mint 12 or 13 that I was running before. It's incredibly slow and clunky. My guess is that some teenagers wanted to have all the "cool stuff' and just came up with this garb...
by bob466
Sat Jun 06, 2020 5:24 am
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Don't be boring - add an avatar!
Replies: 62
Views: 2518

Re: Don't be boring - add an avatar!

Old thread but I do like an Avatar too. https://www.picgifs.com/emoticons/smileys-and-emoticons/thumbs/smileys-thumbs-217948.gif Old Threads do inform new members! That's why we can search them. :D Nonsense...didn't work for you did it https://www.picgifs.com/emoticons/smileys-and-emoticons/sad/smi...
by bob466
Fri Jun 05, 2020 11:00 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: SOLVED-Newcomers to Linux Mint
Replies: 11
Views: 439

Re: Newcomers to Linux Mint

All I can say is...sit back and enjoy the ride. Image

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