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by ent_wife
Wed Mar 11, 2020 7:59 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Cryptic error and halt
Replies: 0
Views: 197

Cryptic error and halt

Hello, Advice on how to troubleshoot this error would be appreciated. At apparently arbitrary times, a message box appears in the center of the screen. Where there would typically be alphanumeric characters, there are boxes. At this point, the windowing software (Cinnamon) appears halted, for instan...
by ent_wife
Tue Aug 14, 2018 1:54 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: GnuCash problem with help
Replies: 7
Views: 404

Re: GnuCash problem with help

Au update for August 2018: I attempted to install GnuCash from Flatpak today. It was not able to load in-app documentation. There is no Flatpak Gnucash-docs package/installation. I also attempted to install the apt package gnucash-docs, but it did not change the inability of the Flatpak Gnucash to l...
by ent_wife
Thu May 17, 2018 2:40 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Can anyone recommend an open-source PDF Editor with Acrobat-like features?
Replies: 4
Views: 449

Re: Can anyone recommend an open-source PDF Editor with Acrobat-like features?

Thanks for the suggestion to try Master PDF Editor! I depended on Adobe Acrobat in Windows. Fortunately, even though Adobe does not support Linux, I can edit the needed PDFs. :D I a new to Linux Mint! I used the following tutorial to help perform the installation. https://www.linuxhelp.com/how-to-in...
by ent_wife
Fri Mar 09, 2018 1:22 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Celebrating success!
Replies: 2
Views: 275

Celebrating success!

Hello, I'm super excited that my Linux Mint install went smoothly! Thanks to the people who wrote the software, and also the documentation on the Linux Mint website. Installing Mint on a laptop for dual boot... worked the first time. Yes!!! And now, Mint mounted my USB drive read/write, automaticall...
by ent_wife
Fri Mar 09, 2018 1:11 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Welcome Ladies - post here :)
Replies: 293
Views: 90271

Re: Welcome Ladies - post here :)

Hi, Saying hello and hoping I can learn something from you all. I have had "install dual boot on the laptop" for an embarrassingly long time. Finally, success! So far I have been delighted with how easy it was to install Linux Mint. (The first time I installed Linux, decades ago, it bricked the mach...

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