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by kdander
Sun Oct 13, 2019 12:54 pm
Forum: Printers & Scanners
Topic: Printer hardware settings screen locks up computer
Replies: 6
Views: 115

Re: Printer hardware settings screen locks up computer

Tried the suggested CMD settings, no help. see below to see results on CMD screen... keven@keven-HP-15-Notebook-PC:~$ driverless ipp://BRW2C6FC917433A.local:631/ipp/print keven@keven-HP-15-Notebook-PC:~$ lpadmin -p j985 -v URI -E -m everywhere lpadmin: Bad printer URI "URI". keven@keven-HP-15-Notebo...
by kdander
Thu Oct 10, 2019 10:08 pm
Forum: Printers & Scanners
Topic: Printer hardware settings screen locks up computer
Replies: 6
Views: 115

Re: Printer hardware settings screen locks up computer

Here is the result--$ avahi-browse -rt _ipp._tcp + wlo1 IPv4 Brother MFC-J985DW Internet Printer local = wlo1 IPv4 Brother MFC-J985DW Internet Printer local hostname = [BRW2C6FC917433A.local] address = [192.168.1.14] port = [631] txt = ["print_wfds=T" "UUID=e3248000-80ce-11db-8000-3c2af446b362" "Pap...
by kdander
Thu Oct 10, 2019 11:22 am
Forum: Printers & Scanners
Topic: Printer hardware settings screen locks up computer
Replies: 6
Views: 115

Printer hardware settings screen locks up computer

I am having a problem with with my printer where I constantly get a "waiting for printer to become available" message and nothing prints. I went into system settings and selected the printer icon in the hardware window and saw that my printer was displayed and when I clicked on it the computer locke...
by kdander
Thu Aug 01, 2019 11:44 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: playonlinux multi disk installations
Replies: 2
Views: 95

playonlinux multi disk installations

While trying to install an old Win game (Medieval Total War) using Playonlinux I got the installation working well until it came to the point where the install program wanted disk #2, it couldn't find the optical drive. (in Win it would be D:/ drive). I also tried to ask this question on the Playonl...
by kdander
Mon Jul 01, 2019 1:49 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: New User
Replies: 10
Views: 462

Re: New User

After posting a couple questions on the software board, I am very impressed with the help the community provides noobs, I have my Mint disks ordered and on their way here. Thanks for the warm welcome and the help provided so far. I am sure I will have more questions as I get into the OS and have con...
by kdander
Mon Jul 01, 2019 1:43 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Linux Mint Support
Replies: 12
Views: 429

Re: Linux Mint Support

Damien,, thanks loads for the links and info! You realize of course the money on subscriptions you have saved me! This community is great, and I appreciate the help. I'm awaiting my Mint disks now to change all three of my computers. Thanks again.
by kdander
Mon Jul 01, 2019 1:09 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Linux Mint Support
Replies: 12
Views: 429

Re: Linux Mint Support

Thanks Damien, I was not aware of the resistance to viruses that was inherent in Linux, the article you sent was very enlightening. Is this true for malware as well? ( I am using Malware bytes as well). How about CCleaner?
by kdander
Mon Jul 01, 2019 12:39 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Linux Mint Support
Replies: 12
Views: 429

Re: Linux Mint Support

Probably, or maybe Win 7. I didn't believe the statement,, only that it was interesting that the rep at ESET was tell their customers this. You know that will make some people concerned at the very least!
by kdander
Mon Jul 01, 2019 12:24 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Linux Mint Support
Replies: 12
Views: 429

Linux Mint Support

I have been checking with the authors of some security software providers for compatibility with Linx Mint before I change my OS from Win 7 to Mint, and I got this interesting response to my inquiry from ESET, They told me about the ESET software for Linux but also included the statement that suppor...
by kdander
Sun Jun 30, 2019 10:24 am
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: New User
Replies: 10
Views: 462

New User

Hello from S.E. Idaho. New to Mint and I am hoping for a great experience. Been doing alot of research on OSs since I got the notification on Win 7 no longer being supported and since I have a great reluctance to use Win 10, I came here. Looking forward to learning this system. Been computing since ...

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