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by dorsetUK
Mon Jul 26, 2021 1:27 pm
Forum: Open Chat
Topic: Thyroid glands and goiters...
Replies: 13
Views: 406

Re: Thyroid glands and goiters...

Portreve wrote:
Mon Jul 26, 2021 12:59 pm
Oh, shut up!

Ok.

:roll: :lol:
THAT, mon ami, may just be the most intelligent comment that has ever been written.

My cap is doffed.

Get better soon.
by dorsetUK
Mon Jul 26, 2021 12:23 pm
Forum: Open Chat
Topic: Thyroid glands and goiters...
Replies: 13
Views: 406

Re: Thyroid glands and goiters...

Portreve wrote:
Mon Jul 26, 2021 11:52 am
Thanks! I appreciate it.
WHAT - ye gods man, you must still be sick. :lol:

OR - I wonder - could it be Image me?

(Yeah, yeah, bring everything back to yourself.)

Do you have a problem when I talk to myself? :shock:

(Jeez.)
by dorsetUK
Mon Jul 26, 2021 11:21 am
Forum: Open Chat
Topic: Off this morning for first covid 19 vaccine jab
Replies: 391
Views: 22881

Re: Off this morning for first covid 19 vaccine jab

Even then: how many of those hospitalizations are vaccine avoiders? If the vast majority belongs to that group: should we put our societies back into lockdown for them, or should we simply say that they have to lie in the bed they've made for themselves (pun intended)? It's a valid question, but be...
by dorsetUK
Mon Jul 26, 2021 10:52 am
Forum: Open Chat
Topic: Thyroid glands and goiters...
Replies: 13
Views: 406

Re: Thyroid glands and goiters...

Portreve wrote:
Mon Jul 26, 2021 9:27 am
Argh.
You have my empathy.

Now will you please stop eating those softballs - you've no idea where they've been. :lol:

Too early?

All the best Portreve.
by dorsetUK
Sun Jul 25, 2021 5:05 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: I need advice about ppa's
Replies: 10
Views: 249

Re: I need advice about ppa's

Hi, I'm trying to install the image viewer call "qview", which is not listed in Software Manager. I can download a .zip package from github but can't install it. So I decided to click on the link to the qview page on the Launchpad website where I can download the ppa. https://launchpad.ne...
by dorsetUK
Sat Jul 24, 2021 6:59 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Screen resolution Linux Mint 19.3 is too small
Replies: 8
Views: 181

Re: Sreen resolution Linuxmint 19.3 ia too small

Kernel: 5.4.0-80-generic x86_64 bits: 64 Distro: Linux Mint 19.3 Tricia base: Ubuntu 18.04 bionic date: 03/09/2021 CPU: Topology: 6-Core model: AMD Ryzen 5 5500U with Radeon Graphics bits … Graphics: Device-1: AMD vendor: Hewlett-Packard driver: N/A ... Hi Traffic and welcome to the Forum. As that ...
by dorsetUK
Fri Jul 23, 2021 5:29 am
Forum: Beginner Questions
Topic: Some doubts/questions after switching from Windows 10
Replies: 18
Views: 492

Re: Some doubts/questions after switching from Windows 10

Additionally if there are any best practices/things I should be aware of (or up to date guides), any of them will be greatly appreciated. Hi CrisR82 and welcome to the Forum. If you have a read of this https://easylinuxtipsproject.blogspot.com/p/1.html then you'll find answers for nearly all your q...
by dorsetUK
Tue Jul 20, 2021 12:42 pm
Forum: Open Chat
Topic: Medieval Latin.
Replies: 175
Views: 27874

Re: Medieval Latin.

https://imgur.com/HzX0d68.jpg Wareham harbour. Poole didn’t really exist as more than a hamlet until c1180 and shortly - ?70years? - afterwards it outstripped Wareham and so the area became known as Poole harbour. The second largest natural harbour in the world, fed, in a mainly non-saline way, by ...
by dorsetUK
Mon Jul 19, 2021 1:10 pm
Forum: Beginner Questions
Topic: Way to disable mouse right-click 'Are you sure you want to permanently delete...?' prompt [Solved]
Replies: 7
Views: 159

Re: Way to disable mouse right-click: 'Are you sure you want to permanently delete...?' prompt

cday wrote:
Mon Jul 19, 2021 1:04 pm
... Semantics, I think ... :D
Bloody Semantics. :lol:

Glad it's OK.
by dorsetUK
Mon Jul 19, 2021 12:26 pm
Forum: Beginner Questions
Topic: Way to disable mouse right-click 'Are you sure you want to permanently delete...?' prompt [Solved]
Replies: 7
Views: 159

Re: Way to disable mouse right-click: 'Are you sure you want to permanently delete...?' prompt

... I would like the the deleted file to be placed in the Rubbish bin in case I screw up and realise in time... So really another option is needed to satisfy all needs? So far as I understand it, in Linux, 'Delete' means 'Delete', pure and simple. The only other option is 'Move to Rubbish Bin', whi...
by dorsetUK
Mon Jul 19, 2021 11:52 am
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Will Linux Mint ever support wayland?
Replies: 49
Views: 4972

Re: Will Linux Mint ever support wayland?

Garuda Wayfire Wayfire is a 3D Wayland compositor inspired by Compiz and based on wlroots. It aims to create a customizable, extendable and lightweight environment without sacrificing its appearance. https://garudalinux.org/downloads.html Obviously I have absolutely no idea what 'wlroots' is, but I...
by dorsetUK
Mon Jul 19, 2021 11:00 am
Forum: Beginner Questions
Topic: Way to disable mouse right-click 'Are you sure you want to permanently delete...?' prompt [Solved]
Replies: 7
Views: 159

Re: Way to disable mouse right-click: 'Are you sure you want to permanently delete...?' prompt

It's a rather hot day, could you please give me a further steer? Uuuuuuh, slaps face and sweat flies all over the place. :lol: Y'know sumpthink - it's just too hot - by UK standards - to think straight. :oops: OBVIOUSLY what I meant to say was - If you launch the file manager (Nemo) then click on E...
by dorsetUK
Mon Jul 19, 2021 9:54 am
Forum: Beginner Questions
Topic: Way to disable mouse right-click 'Are you sure you want to permanently delete...?' prompt [Solved]
Replies: 7
Views: 159

Re: Way to disable mouse right-click: 'Are you sure you want to permanently delete...?' prompt

Could someone please tell me if there is a way to disable the mouse right-click 'Are you sure you want to permanently delete this file?' prompt every time I delete a file using the mouse? I have had the similar keyboard 'Delete' prompt disabled for some time and the sky hasn't fallen in, or at leas...
by dorsetUK
Sun Jul 18, 2021 1:55 pm
Forum: Open Chat
Topic: Credit card version of the missing dollar riddle
Replies: 13
Views: 921

Re: Credit card version of the missing dollar riddle

I had no idea he'd done that. I also didn't know he passed away in 2018. That sucks; he seemed like a decent human being. I also didn't know he had been a practicing magician in real life, and even taught a course on how to detect scams and such. I didn't know anything about him except that role. S...
by dorsetUK
Sun Jul 18, 2021 8:43 am
Forum: Open Chat
Topic: Credit card version of the missing dollar riddle
Replies: 13
Views: 921

Re: Credit card version of the missing dollar riddle

Portreve wrote:
Sun Jul 18, 2021 7:47 am
Audible is one of the best things to come along since sliced bread.
Ha - I see your Audible, and raise you Harry the Hat. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X7ea3KtXlk8

One more, just cuz he's fun. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o5kCfBOfbtE
by dorsetUK
Sat Jul 17, 2021 5:15 am
Forum: Beginner Questions
Topic: Screen Tearing with Intel 6700 HD Graphics
Replies: 3
Views: 138

Re: Screen Tearing with Intel 6700 HD Graphics

zalacsek72 wrote:
Sat Jul 17, 2021 5:09 am
... the tearing disappeared...
Good to hear.
by dorsetUK
Fri Jul 16, 2021 1:44 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Clicked numerous Install buttons and nothing happens
Replies: 3
Views: 131

Re: Clicked numerous Install buttons and nothing happens

Hi, I'm totally new to Linux. Tried downloading a few things from Software Manager like Utube that was recommended, I hit Install and nothing happens. It's happened on a few things now. Am I missing something to run new programs? They're surely not all faulty. Hi Minty16 and welcome to the forum. I...
by dorsetUK
Fri Jul 16, 2021 11:03 am
Forum: Beginner Questions
Topic: Screen Tearing with Intel 6700 HD Graphics
Replies: 3
Views: 138

Re: Screen Tearing with Intel 6700 HD Graphics

Specs: Intel 6700 with HD 530 VGA 16 GB DDR4 256 GB NVME SSD Thanks Hi zalacsek72. To be in a position to help you we need to know the details of your computer - particularly your graphics driver. The easiest way to do this is for you to open your Terminal and paste inxi -Fxpmrz into it and then hi...
by dorsetUK
Thu Jul 15, 2021 1:28 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: settings app not opening 20.2 [SOLVED]
Replies: 15
Views: 407

Re: settings app not opening 20.2

here it is total 36 drwxr-xr-x 2 root root 4096 Jul 13 23:46 ./ drwxr-xr-x 7 root root 4096 Jul 13 23:46 ../ -rw-r--r-- 1 root root 57 Jul 13 21:48 additional-repositories.list -rw-r--r-- 1 root root 188 Jul 14 21:38 google-earth-pro.list -rw-r--r-- 1 root root 140 Jul 13 21:28 linuxuprising-guake-...
by dorsetUK
Thu Jul 15, 2021 5:21 am
Forum: Networking
Topic: Mint 20.2 No Wifi - Closed
Replies: 13
Views: 478

Re: No Wifi

Reinstalled Mint to 20.2 BUT no wifi showing up, only wired network option. I have a Dell Latitude E6530. Hi IanHHH. To be in a position to help you we need to know the details of your computer and which fakvour of Mint you’re using. The easiest way to do this is for you to open your Terminal and p...