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by koos
Sat Jul 11, 2009 10:46 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Gloria cannot detect second hard drive on desktop PC
Replies: 4
Views: 609

Re: Gloria cannot detect second hard drive on desktop PC

Well I shall relay the message, thanks for your help lagagnon.
by koos
Sat Jul 11, 2009 6:59 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Gloria cannot detect second hard drive on desktop PC
Replies: 4
Views: 609

Re: Gloria cannot detect second hard drive on desktop PC

sudo fdisk -l Disk /dev/sda: 200.0 GB, 200049647616 bytes 255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 24321 cylinders Units = cylinders of 16065 * 512 = 8225280 bytes Disk identifier: 0xc8afc8af Device Boot Start End Blocks Id System /dev/sda1 * 1 24136 193872388+ 83 Linux /dev/sda2 24137 24321 1486012+ 5 Extended...
by koos
Fri Jul 10, 2009 4:31 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Gloria cannot detect second hard drive on desktop PC
Replies: 4
Views: 609

Gloria cannot detect second hard drive on desktop PC

Hi, Earlier today i installed Gloria on my brothers desktop PC and everything is running great. However, with XP which he previously had installed, he had a 250GB C drive and a backup drive of somewhere over 150GB. Once Mint 7 was installed and we checked the Disk Usage Analyzer it says that total f...
by koos
Thu Jul 09, 2009 10:55 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: mintInstall and Synaptic Package Manager Problem
Replies: 8
Views: 1637

Re: mintInstall and Synaptic Package Manager Problem

Thanks for the advice, ill get to reinstalling now. Luckily its a recent install and its only on my backup laptop.
by koos
Thu Jul 09, 2009 9:33 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: mintInstall and Synaptic Package Manager Problem
Replies: 8
Views: 1637

Re: mintInstall and Synaptic Package Manager Problem

Hi, I typed 'gksudo synaptic' into terminal but it didnt actually come up with anything in terminal, it just had the same affect as when I try to open the application as I mentioned in the first post. I have noticed that when i have tried different commands in terminal over the past couple of days s...
by koos
Wed Jul 08, 2009 3:45 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: mintInstall and Synaptic Package Manager Problem
Replies: 8
Views: 1637

Re: mintInstall and Synaptic Package Manager Problem

Anyone have any ideas at all? I'm getting desperate and dread the thought of having to go back to Windows! :)
by koos
Tue Jul 07, 2009 5:30 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: mintInstall and Synaptic Package Manager Problem
Replies: 8
Views: 1637

Re: mintInstall and Synaptic Package Manager Problem

Nope there are no small tabs on the left of the menu.
by koos
Tue Jul 07, 2009 4:38 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: mintInstall and Synaptic Package Manager Problem
Replies: 8
Views: 1637

mintInstall and Synaptic Package Manager Problem

Hi, I recently installed Gloria and was in the process of checking for software downloads, but when I tried to install software in mintInstall it literally does not respond at all, and when i click 'Featured Applications at the top of the page it closes itself down completely. I did some checking on...
by koos
Mon Jul 06, 2009 6:48 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Help with screen resolution
Replies: 6
Views: 1003

Re: Help with screen resolution

Awesome! thanks for the advise DrHu!! The problem is solved. Still not sure what exactly i did but the screen is perfect now.

Thanks again! :D
by koos
Sun Jul 05, 2009 4:42 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Help with screen resolution
Replies: 6
Views: 1003

Re: Help with screen resolution

Hi, I am also having the same kind of problem as harttss3 so i did not want to start a whole new thread. I am using a Fujitsu-Siemens Amilo L7300 laptop and the main problem for me is the screen size is so big I cannot see the task bar at the bottom of the screen, the most I can see is the top left ...

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