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by eyeball
Wed Nov 22, 2017 8:21 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: New PC, can't run from live CD with video card installed
Replies: 9
Views: 402

Re: New PC, can't run from live CD with video card installed

Now that you've installed Mint to your hard drive try dropping the res down to 720p, shut down, plugg the card back in, run the video cable out the back of it and boot back up. If I try to boot mint with the gpu installed, I just get a black screen once the bios splash screen is passed. It doesn't ...
by eyeball
Wed Nov 22, 2017 8:19 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: New PC, can't run from live CD with video card installed
Replies: 9
Views: 402

Re: New PC, can't run from live CD with video card installed

Ok, I tried 18.2 and 17.3 and same thing with both. Regarding disabling the on-board graphics ... I'm not super clear on how to do that in my uefi ... there's a toggle for primary graphics device or something like that and it sets to PCIE automatically when the gpu is installed. There's a toggle for...
by eyeball
Mon Nov 20, 2017 8:37 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: New PC, can't run from live CD with video card installed
Replies: 9
Views: 402

Re: New PC, can't run from live CD with video card installed

What tells a command inxi -G Here's how it looks when booted into the installed mint 18.3 running the integrated graphics: Graphics: Card-1: Intel Device 3e92 Card-2: Advanced Micro Devices [AMD/ATI] Device 687f Display Server: X.Org 1.18.4 drivers: vesa,intel (unloaded: fbdev) Resolution: 1720x144...
by eyeball
Mon Nov 20, 2017 2:18 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: New PC, can't run from live CD with video card installed
Replies: 9
Views: 402

Re: New PC, can't run from live CD with video card installed

I'll run the inxi command when I get home from work tonight. I'm using the 64 bit version. I did not try 18.2 yet, I will also do that when I get home. I did also try Ubuntu 17.04 and had the same problem. I had been trying the newer releases thinking they would be more likely to work with the fairl...
by eyeball
Mon Nov 20, 2017 11:56 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: New PC, can't run from live CD with video card installed
Replies: 9
Views: 402

New PC, can't run from live CD with video card installed

All, I'm looking for some help getting Mint up and running on my new PC. Hardware I'm including: I7 8700k 32GB ram Samsung M.2 SSD ASROCK z370 motherboard AMD Vega 64 graphics card I'm trying to use the beta 18.3 iso. I created a bootable USB from windows using yumi. If I leave the AMD graphics card...
by eyeball
Sat Jun 10, 2017 11:46 am
Forum: Releases & Announcements
Topic: MintBox Mini Pro and Airtop Preview
Replies: 4
Views: 2520

Re: MintBox Mini Pro and Airtop Preview

Is the CPU on these a really old model? Searching on the i7 they list in the specs brings up articles like this from 2015: http://www.pcworld.com/article/2950704/hardware/intel-core-i7-5775c-review-the-unwanted-desktop-broadwell-has-one-neat-trick.html The idea of a powerful silent PC that runs mint...

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