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by mikaelrask
Mon Sep 28, 2020 3:59 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: How to fix the usb mouse?
Replies: 6
Views: 158

Re: How to fix the usb mouse?

Hoser Rob just a thought i had, but agree usb mouse are just plug and play. :D
by mikaelrask
Mon Sep 28, 2020 3:50 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Updates 'seeming' slow?
Replies: 6
Views: 151

Re: Updates 'seeming' slow?

hey tpprynn nine years old Lenovo X201 Thinkpad, dual core i5 2.5 ghz, 4gb of RAM fitted with a 32gb Crucial SSD. the cinnamon desktop is abit heavy for older computer, you could try with the mate or xfce version instead they are lighter then cinnamon.
by mikaelrask
Mon Sep 28, 2020 3:38 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Linux Mint freezes and black screen flashes.
Replies: 3
Views: 101

Re: Linux Mint freezes and black screen flashes.

hey and welcome to the forum and linux mint MayurSc. i'm no expert but based of your computer hardware and the age of it 08/16/2007 i suspect it can be the harddrive mechanical drives like yours begin to lose read/write speed after about 4 years of usage. the cpu can also be a factor in here. Things...
by mikaelrask
Sun Sep 27, 2020 5:58 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: How to fix the usb mouse?
Replies: 6
Views: 158

Re: How to fix the usb mouse?

hey okay hmm plug in the mouse and open up the driver manger and see if there is a driver for the mouse that need to be activated.
by mikaelrask
Sun Sep 27, 2020 5:53 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: huge ram and battery usage in live session of cinnamon
Replies: 3
Views: 93

Re: huge ram and battery usage in live session of cinnamon

hey agian ok, 2,4 gb on four tabs sounds a bit to much, can you open up a terminal and post the outcome of this command

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inxi -Fxxrzc0
by mikaelrask
Sun Sep 27, 2020 2:44 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: How to fix the usb mouse?
Replies: 6
Views: 158

Re: How to fix the usb mouse?

hey smile_right_now is it a wireless mouse that needs the usb to function or is a normal mouse with a cable attach to it?.

check with another usb port.
by mikaelrask
Sun Sep 27, 2020 2:42 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: huge ram and battery usage in live session of cinnamon
Replies: 3
Views: 93

Re: huge ram and battery usage in live session of cinnamon

hey ayush222006 did you verify the iso before put it on the usb? https://linuxmint.com/verify.php
by mikaelrask
Sun Sep 27, 2020 2:37 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Second monitor shows only black screen and cursor
Replies: 4
Views: 135

Re: Second monitor shows only black screen and cursor

hey glad it got solved for you :D
by mikaelrask
Sun Sep 27, 2020 2:36 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: will this gpu work dual boot
Replies: 1
Views: 85

Re: will this gpu work dual boot

hey and welcome to the forum and linux mint linuxloverlover that gpu is from 2007 it should be detected.

https://www.techpowerup.com/gpu-specs/g ... s-512.c758 you have to boot from the linux mint usb and see if it is detected.
by mikaelrask
Sat Sep 26, 2020 3:11 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Second monitor shows only black screen and cursor
Replies: 4
Views: 135

Re: Second monitor shows only black screen and cursor

Hey vo88bg and welcome to the forum and linux mint. i'm no expert but what happens if you press windows button + letter p on your keyboard does the second monitor get any picture then? alternative open up the display program in mint and see if you can set the first monitor to mirror to the second mo...
by mikaelrask
Thu Sep 17, 2020 9:30 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: both 18.2 and 19.3; how to remove 18.2?
Replies: 1
Views: 92

Re: both 18.2 and 19.3; how to remove 18.2?

hey elmarts you can use gparted to do that is already installed, but i would suggest you save your files and so own and reinstall linux mint 19,3 and instead of make a duel boot with you have done at this point let linux mint 19.3 use the hole space of the harddrive/ssd and and after reinstalled. re...
by mikaelrask
Thu Sep 17, 2020 9:19 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Cinnamon Linux 19.3 No Longer Booting
Replies: 1
Views: 80

Re: Cinnamon Linux 19.3 No Longer Booting

hey and welcome to the forum LeSpy75 try update your bios if there is a bios update for your motherboard.

second can you run this command in the terminal and post the outcome of it.

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inxi -Fxxrzc0
by mikaelrask
Tue Sep 15, 2020 3:22 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: HP Deskjet 2547 Printer not working
Replies: 1
Views: 95

Re: HP Deskjet 2547 Printer not working

hey gS3 my mother have a simpler hp printer. i just added it as a network printer through the printer program in mint,when i installed linux mint for her about 2 mount ago. she called me yesterday that the printer would not work but after i said to her install the new kernal 5,4,0-47 and a reboot th...
by mikaelrask
Tue Sep 15, 2020 3:06 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Videos don't play after computer wakes from sleeping
Replies: 2
Views: 105

Re: Videos don't play after computer wakes from sleeping

hey and welcome to the forum onepiece. two things did you verify the iso before installing it? https://linuxmint.com/verify.php second if your duel booting with windows. go into your bios and disable fast boot or look at this thread how to do it through the start menu https://www.windowscentral.com/...
by mikaelrask
Mon Sep 14, 2020 6:07 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: TP-Link ac600 driver
Replies: 5
Views: 132

Re: TP-Link ac600 driver

hey JermemyB okay thanks for the headsup on that then :D
by mikaelrask
Mon Sep 14, 2020 6:01 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Mint 20 to windows 7
Replies: 8
Views: 314

Re: Mint 20 to windows 7

hey akibzihan windows 7 is not supported anymore it died on january 14 this year, just a word of advise.
by mikaelrask
Mon Sep 14, 2020 5:58 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: TP-Link ac600 driver
Replies: 5
Views: 132

Re: TP-Link ac600 driver

hey and welcome to the forum and linux mint ZionDH, just plugin in the usb check with driver manger if there is a driver to install. if not check with this thread i found it might hold the driver you need if the driver manger does not pick it up. https://askubuntu.com/questions/1149117/tp-link-ac600...
by mikaelrask
Sat Sep 12, 2020 1:14 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: New Mint user Questions about install
Replies: 6
Views: 309

Re: New Mint user Questions about install

hey and welcome to the forum catrunner75. how large is the harddrive your trying to install on? nothing is saved when you boot from the live iso so yes you have to install it on to the harddrive/ssd for be able to save things. the iso file is just an image of the linux mint, its updated in linux min...
by mikaelrask
Wed Sep 09, 2020 10:09 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: How to install Mint to virtual disk?
Replies: 3
Views: 119

Re: How to install Mint to virtual disk?

hey and welcome to the forum pnin. can you clarify a few things so we're one the same page here. do you want to put linux mint on a usb or a inside a virtual machin throught ubuntu system? if you want a virtual maching install virtuallbox, or set up a duel boot with ubuntu and mint. NTFS formatted d...
by mikaelrask
Tue Sep 08, 2020 2:15 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: bluetooth is automatically enabled at startup instead i have untick it in starup items
Replies: 1
Views: 72

Re: bluetooth is automatically enabled at startup instead i have untick it in starup items

hey and welcome to the forum polahoneys open up your startup application trough the start menu and tic of bluetooth, and close the window.

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