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by charroo
Thu Oct 17, 2019 10:07 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: does ubuntu also slow on updates speed like mint?
Replies: 7
Views: 338

Re: does ubuntu also slow on updates speed like mint?

Hello charroo, Well Ubuntu is a fine distro, Not quite as user freindly as Mint. But since your asking on the Mint forums You will most likely get advice that would tell you to stay with MINT :) They will both work for you. The update speed should be about the same on both Distros. If your update s...
by charroo
Thu Oct 17, 2019 6:35 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: does ubuntu also slow on updates speed like mint?
Replies: 7
Views: 338

does ubuntu also slow on updates speed like mint?

i'm considering switching to ubuntu and want your advice

thanks!
by charroo
Tue Oct 15, 2019 11:59 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: in past attments to change the updates mirror it didn't really worked
Replies: 2
Views: 98

Re: in past attments to change the updates mirror it didn't really worked

thank you!

it is working.

now i've another question. i think the firefox update got ignored. how to be sure it wasnt?
by charroo
Tue Oct 15, 2019 7:19 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: in past attments to change the updates mirror it didn't really worked
Replies: 2
Views: 98

in past attments to change the updates mirror it didn't really worked

it is awfully slow in the default settings and not really working with other settings. for example the default mint server is not really having a good speed for firefox. i live in israel what should i choose? https://i.imgur.com/D8OACB0.png let me know what is the solution for this problem thanks!!
by charroo
Sun Oct 13, 2019 2:40 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: photo frame on desktop behaving weird
Replies: 2
Views: 116

Re: photo frame on desktop behaving weird

Linux Mint 19.1 Cinnamon and soon upgrading
by charroo
Sun Oct 13, 2019 4:32 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: photo frame on desktop behaving weird
Replies: 2
Views: 116

photo frame on desktop behaving weird

https://i.imgur.com/j45pequ.png i'm talking about the frame above. it's an extention on mint. when i'm browsing the net with firefox, the frame appear sometimes with no obvious reason and then it moves along with the mouse and i then need to go to the desktop to reposisition the frame back to place....
by charroo
Sun Sep 29, 2019 7:30 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: when i play music with spotify i get some annoying distorted sound
Replies: 0
Views: 140

when i play music with spotify i get some annoying distorted sound

it happens about a minute after i start the music and lasts for 5 seconds.
it's a desktop computer
what will sove this?

thanks
by charroo
Sun Sep 01, 2019 4:15 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: the 'multi account containers' extension lost its settings after disabling and reenabling it
Replies: 0
Views: 60

the 'multi account containers' extension lost its settings after disabling and reenabling it

hi

now i need to start over with all of my settings?
anything else that i need to know?

thank you ::)
by charroo
Wed Aug 07, 2019 2:46 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Can I fax with mint with a usb modem? How?
Replies: 11
Views: 521

Re: Can I fax with mint with a usb modem? How?

i hope to try that on the weekend

i appriciate your contribution
by charroo
Wed Aug 07, 2019 2:45 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: the problem returned - my computer won't boot after updates
Replies: 2
Views: 112

Re: the problem returned - my computer won't boot after updates

yes
why is this hapanning?
thank you

will ubuntu will have the same problem as compared to mint?

how can i keep /home encrypted?
by charroo
Wed Aug 07, 2019 2:29 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: the problem returned - my computer won't boot after updates
Replies: 2
Views: 112

the problem returned - my computer won't boot after updates

here you can get some information about it.
viewtopic.php?f=46&t=298188&p=1668439#p1668439
i don't know how to solve it permenantly. can you help?
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by charroo
Tue Aug 06, 2019 4:30 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Can I fax with mint with a usb modem? How?
Replies: 11
Views: 521

Re: Can I fax with mint with a usb modem? How?

ron@ron-Lenovo:~$ inxi -Fxzd System: Host: ron-Lenovo Kernel: 4.15.0-55-generic x86_64 bits: 64 compiler: gcc v: 7.4.0 Desktop: Cinnamon 4.0.10 Distro: Linux Mint 19.1 Tessa base: Ubuntu 18.04 bionic Machine: Type: Laptop System: LENOVO product: 80TK v: Lenovo ideapad 510S-14ISK serial: <filter> Mo...
by charroo
Tue Aug 06, 2019 2:18 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Can I fax with mint with a usb modem? How?
Replies: 11
Views: 521

Re: Can I fax with mint with a usb modem? How?

yes thank you it helps but i still want to know how to check if it is detected before i install further packeges...
by charroo
Tue Aug 06, 2019 1:56 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Can I fax with mint with a usb modem? How?
Replies: 11
Views: 521

Re: Can I fax with mint with a usb modem? How?

thank you all
i'm trying to give use to this modem and i live in israel.

i hope to try on the weekend these packeges

how can i check if my cheap modem is detected before installing the packages?

i do have a landline phone line
by charroo
Tue Aug 06, 2019 1:21 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Can't boot, can you help?
Replies: 16
Views: 522

Re: Can't boot, can you help?

after a while. again i'm getting this boot error on the same computer
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. what is going on?
by charroo
Sun Aug 04, 2019 10:27 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Can I fax with mint with a usb modem? How?
Replies: 11
Views: 521

Re: Can I fax with mint with a usb modem? How?

Ill
Check
I already have a cheap one
Will a cheap modem is probably unsupported?
by charroo
Sat Jul 27, 2019 3:21 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: mirrors for the update manager are corrupted when i choose them
Replies: 3
Views: 175

mirrors for the update manager are corrupted when i choose them

i get different errors

and when i use the defaults firefox is downloaded awfully awfully slow
by charroo
Fri Jul 26, 2019 11:57 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: how to make the spotify app to have maximized window upon startup?
Replies: 2
Views: 178

Re: how to make the spotify app to have maximized window upon startup?

actually i do that every time but itt never remembers

thanks anyway
by charroo
Mon Jul 22, 2019 8:07 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Can't boot, can you help?
Replies: 16
Views: 522

Re: Can't boot, can you help?

mint@mint:~$ sudo fsck -y /dev/sda2 fsck from util-linux 2.31.1 e2fsck 1.44.1 (24-Mar-2018) /dev/sda2 contains a file system with errors, check forced. Pass 1: Checking inodes, blocks, and sizes Inodes that were part of a corrupted orphan linked list found. Fix? yes Inode 8388716 was part of the or...

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