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by premier69
Sun Oct 06, 2019 7:20 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Whereisit? Alternative?
Replies: 3
Views: 127

Whereisit? Alternative?

Tjoho ooo! There's än old windows app called Whereisit? And it was used för cataloguing cd's, dvd's etc but since they went the way of the dodo i used it to scan my hdd's content in case i lost a hdd, partition or whatever, so I would know to download it again. Is there anything like in on linux? No...
by premier69
Mon Sep 09, 2019 4:59 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Desktop Icon size
Replies: 8
Views: 236

Re: Desktop Icon size

as you see here, like motivational quotes and notes.

https://i.imgur.com/tuBXU7o.png

I will try those desklets. but i assume it'd be 1 with image slideshow? so i mean I'd had to add a whole bunch of desklets, how would that work out? sure i can test it, just wanted to ask the question.
by premier69
Mon Sep 09, 2019 3:19 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Desktop Icon size
Replies: 8
Views: 236

Re: Desktop Icon size

yeah that is maxed out, was wondering if it would be possible to have larger. i have screenshots i'd like to have as essentially post-it notes on hand for quick and clear viewing.
by premier69
Fri Sep 06, 2019 10:49 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Desktop Icon size
Replies: 8
Views: 236

Re: Desktop Icon size

shit, sorry. i did do a search but didn't find any relevant results. Had this been windows i could imagine a dword register value change would do it but in linux, i have no idea. System: Host: premier69-PC Kernel: 5.0.0-25-generic x86_64 bits: 64 compiler: gcc v: 7.4.0 Desktop: Cinnamon 4.2.4 Distro...
by premier69
Fri Sep 06, 2019 10:05 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Desktop Icon size
Replies: 8
Views: 236

Desktop Icon size

hey yo ho

is it possible to change icon size larger than "larger" which i already have set`?
by premier69
Tue Jul 23, 2019 6:02 am
Forum: Other topics
Topic: One Mix 1S Yoga mini laptops keyboard
Replies: 0
Views: 134

One Mix 1S Yoga mini laptops keyboard

so i just saw this video and got real excited about buying one, but then i remembered "ah right, this garbage language uses 3 non-latin characters beyond the default ones in the english alphabet. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Wcpw54OEQE , i am talking about Swedish. So, for any Danish, Swedish or...
by premier69
Sun Jul 21, 2019 3:38 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Open file dialog view options
Replies: 9
Views: 279

Re: Open file dialog view options

gm10 wrote:
Sun Jul 21, 2019 1:46 pm
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I never knew they are 2 entirely different things. strange. so there's nothing for the newbie user like me to do about it?
by premier69
Sun Jul 21, 2019 11:03 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Open file dialog view options
Replies: 9
Views: 279

Re: Open file dialog view options

i assume "type" is what i want? it was already selected.
by premier69
Sun Jul 21, 2019 10:08 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Open file dialog view options
Replies: 9
Views: 279

Re: Open file dialog view options

this is it:
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by premier69
Sun Jul 21, 2019 9:29 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Open file dialog view options
Replies: 9
Views: 279

Open file dialog view options

you dudes. how do i add a field to sort by file type?
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by premier69
Sat Jun 22, 2019 3:05 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Can't do apt upgrade
Replies: 8
Views: 438

Re: Can't do apt upgrade

there is no error message, it just stop. https://i.imgur.com/68dj1yL.png Wait, are you using update manager or are you going command line? Your original post was about 'sudo apt upgrade'. Posting png's doesn't show what command exactly did you run and you still haven't said what the problem is any ...
by premier69
Thu Jun 20, 2019 10:28 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Can't do apt upgrade
Replies: 8
Views: 438

Re: Can't do apt upgrade

there is no error message, it just stop.

https://i.imgur.com/68dj1yL.png
by premier69
Thu Jun 20, 2019 7:17 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Can't do apt upgrade
Replies: 8
Views: 438

Can't do apt upgrade

I can’t do an apt upgrade, I get an error telling me to perform “sudo dpkg --configure -a”, so I do, and this is as far as it ever gets until nothing happens. Seems to just, do nothing. premier69@premier69-PC:~$ sudo dpkg --configure -a [sudo] password for premier69: Setting up linux-image-4.15.0-52...
by premier69
Mon Jun 17, 2019 2:33 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Can't delete a windows folder
Replies: 3
Views: 182

Re: Can't delete a windows folder [SOLVED]

Windows 10 puts your system in "hibernate" mode when you shut it down. Because of that it locks the hard drive/data files for security. You may be able to open it but only in read only mode. Try a "FULL SHUTDOWN". Here's how: https://www.isumsoft.com/windows-10/2-ways-to-perform-a-full-shutdown.htm...
by premier69
Mon Jun 10, 2019 5:39 am
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Nemo change bookmark icons
Replies: 10
Views: 1234

Re: Nemo change bookmark icons

Has anyone figured this out?
by premier69
Mon Jun 10, 2019 4:32 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: how do i change the default screenshot app?
Replies: 3
Views: 172

Re: how do i change the default screenshot app?

yo, yeah i have shutter installed and removed the gnome default screenshot tool, shutter is even set to auto launch upon system start.

but how do i bind the printscreen keyboard button to shutter?
by premier69
Mon Jun 10, 2019 4:24 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: How do i re-arrange windows?
Replies: 2
Views: 94

How do i re-arrange windows?

How do i re-arrange windows in the taskbar, i mean before i reinstalled Mint cinnamon i could move the order of those firefox windows, this is something i like because i have 3 monitors and i want them arranged according to what monitor the firefox window is on.
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by premier69
Sun Jun 09, 2019 8:56 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Can't delete a windows folder
Replies: 3
Views: 182

Can't delete a windows folder

This is the partiton i have windows 10 installed on, since while inside (running) windows 10 i cannot delete this .old file i thought i would do it while in linux but i get the error message shown on the screen and wonder if you can explain why.
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by premier69
Sun Jun 09, 2019 8:47 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: how do i change the default screenshot app?
Replies: 3
Views: 172

how do i change the default screenshot app?

I cannot find anything anywhere whatsoever on how to change the default mint cinnamon screenshot tool to instead use shutter.
by premier69
Thu May 30, 2019 10:13 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Hardware specifications listing
Replies: 3
Views: 154

Hardware specifications listing

Hi

non-important question here; why is my GPU so ambiguously listed in that way when it is a 580?

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