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by teknosophy_com
Fri Aug 21, 2020 10:13 am
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: Dell Chromebook 11 3120
Replies: 39
Views: 3922

Re: Dell Chromebook 11 3120

Ha! What do ya know! It worked! I was just about to give up and put back the old firmware when I decided to check this page one last time to see if anyone had more ideas, and there you were. I told it to update but it wouldn't give me a kernel newer than 4.15 so I implemented the additional instruct...
by teknosophy_com
Sun Aug 09, 2020 8:51 am
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: Dell Chromebook 11 3120
Replies: 39
Views: 3922

Re: Dell Chromebook 11 3120

No dice on that last fix. Here's my output as requested: % Total % Received % Xferd Average Speed Time Time Time Current Dload Upload Total Spent Left Speed 100 2039 100 2039 0 0 5571 0 --:--:-- --:--:-- --:--:-- 5555 cat: '/sys/module/snd_soc_sst_cht_bsw_max98090_ti/parameters/*': No such file or d...
by teknosophy_com
Fri Aug 07, 2020 7:19 pm
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: Dell Chromebook 11 3120
Replies: 39
Views: 3922

Re: Dell Chromebook 11 3120

Been reading for 10 years, but this is the first time I'm posting about a tech issue... So I have the same 3120 unit. Everything works incredibly well except sound. (Headphones and HDMI do work.) I refuse to go back to ChromeOS! (And I may have lost the original firmware, ha.) Sometimes when I have ...
by teknosophy_com
Mon Apr 06, 2020 9:02 am
Forum: Promotion
Topic: I've had great success installing Mint for tons of seniors/beginners in my town
Replies: 9
Views: 2331

Re: I've had great success installing Mint for tons of seniors/beginners in my town

Yes, I've got it on my to do list to donate more to Mint. Also that's a good idea, I'll add the book to my signature on the forum! Here it is: https://www.amazon.com/How-Protect-Yourself-Your-Computer/dp/0692815465/ref=sr_1_2?crid=2OUJXLAO16S8X&keywords=how+to+protect+yourself+from+your+computer...
by teknosophy_com
Tue Feb 11, 2020 1:20 pm
Forum: Promotion
Topic: I've had great success installing Mint for tons of seniors/beginners in my town
Replies: 9
Views: 2331

Re: I've had great success installing Mint for tons of seniors/beginners in my town

If anyone's interested in licensing my tech support knowledge, let me know!
by teknosophy_com
Tue Feb 11, 2020 1:19 pm
Forum: Promotion
Topic: I've had great success installing Mint for tons of seniors/beginners in my town
Replies: 9
Views: 2331

Re: I've had great success installing Mint for tons of seniors/beginners in my town

That's a great point. I don't think any have but I'll try and remember to tell them they can donate.
I donate myself but not as much as I should. I'll work on that too!
by teknosophy_com
Tue Feb 11, 2020 11:09 am
Forum: Promotion
Topic: I've had great success installing Mint for tons of seniors/beginners in my town
Replies: 9
Views: 2331

I've had great success installing Mint for tons of seniors/beginners in my town

Hey all, Long-time listener, first-time poster. My name is Marc, I do in-home tech support for seniors/boomers/beginners. I've been installing Mint for my clients since 2011, and they're thrilled. Sure I've got a few people who need to run 1991 business software, but the majority of my clients just ...
by teknosophy_com
Tue Feb 11, 2020 10:56 am
Forum: Promotion
Topic: Neighbors Computer
Replies: 16
Views: 6959

Re: Neighbors Computer

Hi guys! I've been reading the fora for years but finally had time to register. -Yes, I NEVER use the word Linux in the initial conversation. I tell people it's a magical new product called Mint, and it's magical and perfect. -It's too good to be true, really. People are so conditioned to live in fe...

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