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by Russell55
Sun Dec 16, 2018 2:24 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Samsung monitor driver
Replies: 2
Views: 348

Re: Samsung monitor driver

Thanks for your time jimallyn. This model is a SmartStation and worked well previously via USB. Since loading Linux nothing. An update at start-up today seems to have had some effect. Desktop is now visible via HDMI as indicated by the hub menu but I can’t set my Samsung scn as the primary. I’ll hav...
by Russell55
Fri Dec 14, 2018 12:22 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Samsung monitor driver
Replies: 2
Views: 348

Samsung monitor driver

Hi everyone. Newbie here running LM 19 Cinnamon on my HP Pavilion dv6 notebook and looking for a Linux driver for Samsung C24B550U (2nd) monitor. Came across this site – LINUX-DRIVERS.NET but can’t get any manufactures models to work including the one I want?? Is anyone else having troubles with thi...
by Russell55
Thu Dec 13, 2018 9:48 pm
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: Dell Inspiron 530s has no sound
Replies: 4
Views: 300

Re: Dell Inspiron 530s has no sound

Thanks for your time guys. I'll give your recommendations a go and let you know the result. Commands 1st then new install maybe.
by Russell55
Sat Dec 08, 2018 10:26 pm
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: Dell Inspiron 530s has no sound
Replies: 4
Views: 300

Dell Inspiron 530s has no sound

Hi everyone. LM 19 newbie here and now realise just how green I am/??? No sound on this machine since installation as a trial. Output from 'inxi -Fxz' & 'aplay -l' follow; ~$ inxi -Fxz System: Host: mertsdell Kernel: 4.15.0-42-generic x86_64 bits: 64 gcc: 7.3.0 Desktop: Cinnamon 3.8.9 (Gtk 3.22.30-1...
by Russell55
Sun Dec 02, 2018 11:04 pm
Forum: Non-technical Questions
Topic: Hardinfo - Info but no report
Replies: 3
Views: 473

Hardinfo - Info but no report

Newbie here so please excuse me if I'm in the wrong spot.
Hardinfo will retrieve system info but no report is generated. LM19 Cinnamon.
Any help would be appreciated.
Thanks
by Russell55
Sat Dec 01, 2018 10:00 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [SOLVED] Mint 19 Does not Shut Down
Replies: 12
Views: 10216

Re: [SOLVED] Mint 19 Does not Shut Down

Finally found & followed the above for removal & install of NVIDIA after 3.5 days of trying various processes and finally have a clean shutdown.
To all those having shutdown issues give this a go.
Many many thanks.
by Russell55
Sat Dec 01, 2018 12:46 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: 18.3 Cinnamon hangs nearly every shutdown
Replies: 4
Views: 169

Re: 18.3 Cinnamon hangs nearly every shutdown

I have the same problem with Mint 19 Cinnamon. Will NEVER shutdown cleanly. After 3 days of trying fixes I'm about to try a new OS or return to Win.
by Russell55
Fri Nov 30, 2018 2:28 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Shutdown does not always progress to Power Off -- Bad Kernel [solved]
Replies: 20
Views: 686

Re: Shutdown does not always progress to Power Off

Hoping someone can help with my shutdown problems. Any help would be appreciated at this point. I started with Mint 19 Xfce and had shut down problems that persisted no matter what I tried. Now using Mint 19 Cinnamon and having the same problems. I'm using my HP Pavilion dv6-6c20tx Entertainment Not...

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