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by ktl94
Fri Nov 10, 2017 4:59 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Windows 10 password through Linux Live USB
Replies: 9
Views: 322

Re: Windows 10 password through Linux Live USB

Hi, Both Win8x and Win10 introduced a new form of Hibernation which keeps the Windows filesystems mounted in Windows -- even when Windows is not running! The change in Win10, is that this function, known as Fast Startup (NOT to be confused with Fast Boot, which is different) is ENABLED. With this tu...
by ktl94
Fri Oct 27, 2017 6:35 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Windows 10 password through Linux Live USB
Replies: 9
Views: 322

Windows 10 password through Linux Live USB

Hi all, I'm a Linux newbie. Have been using dual booting Mint with the pre-installed Windows 10 for the past couple of months. All was fine until one fine day my friend remarked that he could bypass my Windows 10 password prompt simply by changing BIOS boot priority and live booting almost any Linux...
by ktl94
Sun Aug 27, 2017 1:54 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Rainier UI on Linux Mint 18.2 Cinnamon 64-bit
Replies: 4
Views: 372

Re: Rainier UI on Linux Mint 18.2 Cinnamon 64-bit

Hello Sir, Thank you for your prompt reply. I tried out the theme, and it worked this time. The last time I tried it, it was on a mobile hotspot. I just tried it on my home WiFi and it worked. I'll keep for it for a few weeks, and eventually revert to default. Thank you for your help. As for your la...
by ktl94
Sat Aug 26, 2017 11:44 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Rainier UI on Linux Mint 18.2 Cinnamon 64-bit
Replies: 4
Views: 372

Re: Rainier UI on Linux Mint 18.2 Cinnamon 64-bit

Hello Sir, I would like to begin by thanking you for your prompt reply. I tried to run the commands you suggested on the terminal. However, I get an error message saying "Unable to locate package rainier-gtk-theme". When I entered the first command, after the password prompt, the terminal ...
by ktl94
Thu Aug 24, 2017 7:50 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Rainier UI on Linux Mint 18.2 Cinnamon 64-bit
Replies: 4
Views: 372

Rainier UI on Linux Mint 18.2 Cinnamon 64-bit

Hello everyone, I'm a newbie to Linux. After years of using Windows as a solution which "just works", I wanted to try something new and decided to give Linux Mint a shot. I've been using it on a Live USB for a week now. Everything seems great, however I was wondering if I could install a c...

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