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by ashokpappu
Sun Dec 08, 2019 4:12 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: running xrander after reboot
Replies: 3
Views: 115

Re: running xrander after reboot

I should have been more clear my bad
I did that exactly still did not work
by ashokpappu
Sun Dec 08, 2019 11:59 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: running xrander after reboot
Replies: 3
Views: 115

running xrander after reboot

Hi All I have dual monitor. I configured xrandr and run the below command every time to correctly configure my dual screen xrandr --output DP-1-3 --off --output HDMI-1-3 --off --output HDMI-1-2 --off --output HDMI-1-1 --off --output DP-1-2 --off --output eDP-1-1 --off --output DP-1-1 --mode 3840x216...
by ashokpappu
Wed Nov 27, 2019 12:13 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: fresh install question
Replies: 19
Views: 641

Re: fresh install question

Interesting Discussion about cloud.
how about encrypting all the data that goes to cloud and keeping the encryption key with you. Even if some were to inspect the data there is no harm.
you can take advantage of cheap storage along with safety of encryption
Thank you
Ashok Pappu
by ashokpappu
Tue Nov 26, 2019 11:54 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: fresh install question
Replies: 19
Views: 641

Re: fresh install question

yes I regularly back up my documents to cloud ( microsoft office cloud in this case)
USB's are not that reliable.
thank you all for the advise
I really appreciate this help.
Thank you All
Ashok Pappu
by ashokpappu
Tue Nov 26, 2019 12:14 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: fresh install question
Replies: 19
Views: 641

Re: fresh install question

As far as Windows 10 goes I had terrible time. It crashed every time I popped it out of my docking station when I called microsoft tech support they could not update it to the latest version of windows 10 19.xx they asked me to reinstall from scratch. THis is crazy and I want to avoid things like th...
by ashokpappu
Tue Nov 26, 2019 12:07 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: fresh install question
Replies: 19
Views: 641

Re: fresh install question

I completely agree with all the above my only concern is I work from Home and I want an operating system that will boot up and shutdown and allow me to access my work location. May be I should be clear about what I mean by "Rock solid distribution" When I installed Mint 19.2 I was not able to shut i...
by ashokpappu
Tue Nov 26, 2019 1:45 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: fresh install question
Replies: 19
Views: 641

Re: fresh install question

All I want is a stable and rock solid distribution to do my work. I dont want to tinker with my machine
any tips you can give me please
thank you
Ashok Pappu
by ashokpappu
Mon Nov 25, 2019 9:49 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: fresh install question
Replies: 19
Views: 641

fresh install question

Hi All I just installed linux mint 19.2 and configured the system. I would not like to change anything because I had to work hard to install this on my laptop I just want security updates but nothing else so I can actually use it on a day to day basis Can you please advise what I need to do Thank yo...
by ashokpappu
Sat Oct 05, 2019 11:45 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Citrix Work space linux dual 4K monitors
Replies: 1
Views: 140

Citrix Work space linux dual 4K monitors

Hi All I have linux mint 18.x 64 bit I recently downloaded citrix and am trying to connect to work My tech support has no support for Linux here is what is happening When I use one 4K monitor every thing is fine, when I switch to full screen with dual 4K monitors i.e extending my desktop to my secon...

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