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by Cripple73
Sun Jan 21, 2018 7:35 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: trouble using empty partition
Replies: 4
Views: 236

Re: trouble using empty partition

Thanks prestonR, your instructions were great, works like a peach, pardon the pun! Just a last question does the sda5 need to have swapon again?
by Cripple73
Sun Jan 21, 2018 1:01 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: trouble using empty partition
Replies: 4
Views: 236

trouble using empty partition

I need help! I have a dual boot with linux mint and PeachOS, my sda 1 is a blank partition which i want to use by adding this space to the existing distros sda6 and sda7. But I'm not sure how. Anybody have an answer?
by Cripple73
Fri Dec 15, 2017 11:59 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Midori not performing after update to mint 18.3
Replies: 0
Views: 112

Midori not performing after update to mint 18.3

Hi all,
I was running Mint 18.1 and then 18.2 using midori browser to run smooth live streaming of local sport (Fanpass) but since upgrading to 18.3 Midori isnt running a smooth picture. Any suggestions on why the change in performance would be appreciated.
by Cripple73
Wed Dec 13, 2017 2:48 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Not going back!
Replies: 5
Views: 336

Re: Not going back!

Thanks WharfRat, great to be here 8)
by Cripple73
Wed Dec 13, 2017 2:37 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Not going back!
Replies: 5
Views: 336

Not going back!

Kia ora, Tēnā koutou, Hī all, I've been mucking around with various Linux distros in 2017 and finally settled on Linux mint. I haven't used Windows for some time and booted into Windows 10 last night and couldn't believe how slow it was compared to Linux! I'm now trying to create a USB backup of Win...
by Cripple73
Tue Dec 12, 2017 12:29 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Goodbye Windows
Replies: 11
Views: 540

Re: Goodbye Windows

Welcome to the Wild Side :D Hey thanks for your feedback. Could I just use the windows partition to install a second Linux mint while keeping my existing Linux mint 18 cinnamon intake? My Recommendation, is to remove the Original HDD / SSD, and then replace it with a < new > HDD / SSD & then instal...
by Cripple73
Tue Dec 12, 2017 3:10 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Goodbye Windows
Replies: 11
Views: 540

Goodbye Windows

Hey all, I've been using Linux mint 18 for a few months now on dual boot with windows 10. I am never using Windows and feel its time to rid my laptop of Windows all together. Is it best to just do a clean reinstall of Linux mint on the entire SSD? And what if I want to do dual boot of different vers...
by Cripple73
Mon Dec 11, 2017 3:25 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Which version is best
Replies: 6
Views: 289

Re: Which version is best

...just wanting to know if I should try any of the other versions? If you're looking to determine which version is best, then yes, you should try the other versions, as you're the only one who can determine what's best for you. In my experience, choosing a desktop environment (e.g., Cinnamon, MATE,...
by Cripple73
Mon Dec 11, 2017 1:06 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Which version is best
Replies: 6
Views: 289

Which version is best

I'm fairly new to the Linux mint OS and have been using the cinnamon version, dual boot with windows 10, just wanting to know if I should try any of the other versions? I'm running on an Asus zenbook?

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