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by sevenmpd
Fri Nov 06, 2020 5:07 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Mint 20 animation on games very jerky after update installation
Replies: 7
Views: 239

Re: Update Problem

Thanks for all the comments as Ive said until someone suggested a definitive answer I'll not install this update
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by sevenmpd
Fri Nov 06, 2020 10:22 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Mint 20 animation on games very jerky after update installation
Replies: 7
Views: 239

Re: Update Problem

Thanks for your reply I have installed the updates one at a time and the problem is the second item down 'mint drivers' so I'm thinking I don't have any driver issues at the moment so I'll just ignore this update comments welcomed
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by sevenmpd
Thu Nov 05, 2020 5:15 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Mint 20 animation on games very jerky after update installation
Replies: 7
Views: 239

Mint 20 animation on games very jerky after update installation

Earlier today I installed 5 updates to be honest I tend to install all updates shortly after I noted that the animation on my games was very jerky and suspect it was one of the updates ! So using Timeshift I restored my system to a previous date now everything is back to normal. The attachment show ...
by sevenmpd
Mon Oct 19, 2020 4:05 pm
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: [SOLVED] Where is the option to customize window buttons?
Replies: 10
Views: 3032

Re: [SOLVED] Where is the option to customize window buttons?

Hi wonder if anyone could help I was looking to change the size of my window icons and came across this thread I used one of the commands To modify the settings via the command line the generic command format is below. The colon separates left hand buttons from right hand buttons Code: Select all dc...
by sevenmpd
Mon Oct 19, 2020 10:52 am
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Window buttons a little to small for my eye sight
Replies: 1
Views: 131

Window buttons a little to small for my eye sight

Hi looking for some help finding the icons at the top right of the screen a little to small for my eye sight I looked into how the size could be changed and came across this thread and used To modify the settings via the command line the generic command format is below. The colon separates left hand...
by sevenmpd
Sun Oct 18, 2020 11:09 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Installing Linux Mint 20
Replies: 8
Views: 312

Re: Installing Linux Mint 20 solved

Thanks for all replies I have finally sorted the problem maybe long winded when live USB or DVD would not work I tried the following I removed the hard drive and plugged it into my windows laptop then loaded mint 20 via USB on the windows machine then when installing choose the drive drive in the ca...
by sevenmpd
Sat Oct 17, 2020 4:11 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Installing Linux Mint 20
Replies: 8
Views: 312

Re: Installing Linux Mint 20

Hi and thanks for your reply I have tried to boot from a live usb without success thats why I wanted to try aa live dvd, as for etcha I did down load it but my laptop will not open the app :-(
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by sevenmpd
Sat Oct 17, 2020 12:45 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Installing Linux Mint 20
Replies: 8
Views: 312

Re: Installing Linux Mint 20

Hi I,m still trying to reload mint 20 and I,m now thinking of making a bootable dvd but even struggling with this Ive read several web pages but for one reason or another get stuck right clicked on the iso and do not get the option to 'burn to disc', opened xburn again cannot see option to burn boot...
by sevenmpd
Thu Oct 15, 2020 11:06 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Installing Linux Mint 20
Replies: 8
Views: 312

Installing Linux Mint 20

Good Afternoon I have been running mint 19.3 on this machine (Sony Vaio SVE1512M1EW) for some time and decided to upgrade to mint 20 as I had not been offered the option via software updates I followed instructions given on this website https://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2020/07/upgrade-to-linux-mint-20 . ...
by sevenmpd
Thu Jul 30, 2020 4:00 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Kdenlive 20 disappearing Solved
Replies: 6
Views: 212

Re: Kdenlive 20 disappearing

Hi and thanks for your replies I have managed to get Kdenlive into the menu not in the sub menu sound & vision but in 'other' which is better than nothing :D i could not using the menu edit get it to go into sound & vision
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by sevenmpd
Tue Jul 28, 2020 3:31 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Kdenlive 20 disappearing Solved
Replies: 6
Views: 212

Re: Kdenlive 20 disappearing

Thanks guy's
hydrurga your suggestion worked
Ben followed your instructions however when I clicked on the icon in the menu kept getting 'file no longer available'
A further question is it possible to move the menu entry from 'All application ' to the 'Sound & Video' sub menu
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by sevenmpd
Mon Jul 27, 2020 5:59 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Kdenlive 20 disappearing Solved
Replies: 6
Views: 212

Kdenlive 20 disappearing Solved

Good evening need some help once again I thought I'd be clever and upgrade from Kdenlive 19.12.3 to Kdenlive 20 so I downloaded the latest version from the Kdenlive website using the appinster, I then removed the old version following the instructions on Kdenlive website I change the permissions of ...
by sevenmpd
Mon Jul 13, 2020 1:47 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Aisilroit solitare solved
Replies: 4
Views: 153

Re: Aisilroit solitare

Spamegg your a star not only as Aisilroit solitare returned about 20 other games too
many thanks
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by sevenmpd
Mon Jul 13, 2020 10:12 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Aisilroit solitare solved
Replies: 4
Views: 153

Aisilroit solitare solved

Good afternoon when I updated to mint 20 cinnamon edition in the games in had Aisilroit solitare installed but i noticed today it's gone ! I have tried without success to reinstall with both software manager and synaptic package manager suggestion welcome please .
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by sevenmpd
Tue Jul 07, 2020 10:56 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Dark Text
Replies: 5
Views: 201

Re: Dark Text

Thanks for suggestions when I gave it a try I found I could lighten the text using hydrurga suggestion but it only altered the text in the read/write window the rest didn't change. also I,m not using a theme
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by sevenmpd
Mon Jul 06, 2020 5:09 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Dark Text
Replies: 5
Views: 201

Re: Dark Text

Thanks for suggestion I did give it a go but it didn't really change the issue
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by sevenmpd
Sun Jul 05, 2020 2:05 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Dark Text
Replies: 5
Views: 201

Dark Text

Good evening All posted this question a week ago on Thunderbird forum but got no replies, so having do a quick search of posts I need to ask for suggestions please I'll post word for word my post on Thunderbird 'Since moving to Linux Mint 20 cinnamon I have notice that the text both in the display p...
by sevenmpd
Mon Jun 29, 2020 12:56 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Windows Guest
Replies: 9
Views: 317

Re: Windows Guest

Thanks to all for your input after 'playing' around I may have an issue with windows/sky go but I also have a major problem with VBox. I tried on the VM windows youtube,netflix and amazon prime none of them would stream so I added a second VM in the form of Ubuntu 20 and nothing would stream so end ...
by sevenmpd
Mon Jun 29, 2020 9:51 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Windows Guest
Replies: 9
Views: 317

Re: Windows Guest

hydrurga thanks for your input I'm new to linux and I have thought about dual booting but have been put off by some of the comments about problems arising from dual booting.
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by sevenmpd
Mon Jun 29, 2020 4:03 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Windows Guest
Replies: 9
Views: 317

Re: Windows Guest

Thank you for your reply I belive I have done what you suggested with the exception 'allow it 256mb VRAM' I cannot see how this is done. Maybe I should add that I have not had any problems running other VM's
hope this is the info you requested
thanks
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