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by Makarios
Tue Jul 28, 2020 12:39 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Thunderbird to Nemo drag and drop not working
Replies: 5
Views: 163

Re: Thunderbird to Nemo drag and drop not working

Thank You Bill

It looks like that and Links on the desktop is the only work arounds so far for this.
by Makarios
Mon Jul 27, 2020 4:40 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Network Printing on Linux Mint 20 Cinnamon - Help for dummy required
Replies: 0
Views: 54

Network Printing on Linux Mint 20 Cinnamon - Help for dummy required

I have 3 Linux Mint Cinnamon machines networked on a LAN. The 2 Mint 20 machines have printers connected and the Mint 19.3 do not have a printer connected. Machines are on the same network and warpinator works to exchange files. What is the easiest way to share printers between the machines? I have ...
by Makarios
Mon Jul 27, 2020 3:37 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Thunderbird to Nemo drag and drop not working
Replies: 5
Views: 163

Re: Thunderbird to Nemo drag and drop not working

Yeah Dot_mdb thats what i'm also finding.

I have in then meantime shortend some of my levels of folders to not need to browse too deep when saving attachments from Thunderbird.

to drag and drop out of Thunderbird will be preferred...
by Makarios
Tue Jul 21, 2020 5:14 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Thunderbird to Nemo drag and drop not working
Replies: 5
Views: 163

Thunderbird to Nemo drag and drop not working

HI This used to work fine. not too sure what changed. I often receive mails with attachments and as I generally have Nemo open in a separate window, I just drag the attachment and drop into my preferred folder and the (pdf) or other attachment is saved in my folder of choice. I am running Linux Mint...
by Makarios
Mon Jul 13, 2020 5:01 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: SOLVED Linux Mint Cinnamon 20 upgrade_ Virtual Box Uninstalled How do I re-install?
Replies: 22
Views: 495

Re: Linux Mint Cinnamon 20 upgrade_ Virtual Box Uninsatlled How do I re install?

Buffy wrote:
Mon Jul 13, 2020 12:43 am
Could you put <SOLVED> in front of the subject, please? That way people looking for help will know there's a good answer here.

Done! :D
by Makarios
Mon Jul 13, 2020 4:40 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: SOLVED Linux Mint Cinnamon 20 upgrade_ Virtual Box Uninstalled How do I re-install?
Replies: 22
Views: 495

Re: Linux Mint Cinnamon 20 upgrade_ Virtual Box Un-installed How do I re-install?

Buffy wrote:
Mon Jul 13, 2020 12:43 am
Could you put <SOLVED> in front of the subject, please? That way people looking for help will know there's a good answer here.
Done
by Makarios
Sun Jul 12, 2020 4:51 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: SOLVED Linux Mint Cinnamon 20 upgrade_ Virtual Box Uninstalled How do I re-install?
Replies: 22
Views: 495

Re: Linux Mint Cinnamon 20 upgrade_ Virtual Box Uninsatlled How do I re install?

Once I managed the install and Guest additions issues resolved, I've experienced no issues with any of my VM's

I suggest you post separate new topic posts to get some assistance on the issues you are still having.
by Makarios
Sun Jul 12, 2020 12:44 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: SOLVED Linux Mint Cinnamon 20 upgrade_ Virtual Box Uninstalled How do I re-install?
Replies: 22
Views: 495

Re: Linux Mint Cinnamon 20 upgrade_ Virtual Box Uninsatlled How do I re install?

ok the above Guest Additions install failed was actually very simple.

I had only 128mb allocated to the video driver and it needed 256mb
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Once I adjusted that, then install went like a hot knife through butter
by Makarios
Sun Jul 12, 2020 12:36 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: SOLVED Linux Mint Cinnamon 20 upgrade_ Virtual Box Uninstalled How do I re-install?
Replies: 22
Views: 495

Re: Linux Mint Cinnamon 20 upgrade_ Virtual Box Uninsatlled How do I re install?

I have installed the extensions package also, and all went well BUT

guest additions install failed in my Win10 Guest...
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Any suggestions?
by Makarios
Sun Jul 12, 2020 11:44 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: SOLVED Linux Mint Cinnamon 20 upgrade_ Virtual Box Uninstalled How do I re-install?
Replies: 22
Views: 495

Re: Linux Mint Cinnamon 20 upgrade_ Virtual Box Uninsatlled How do I re install?

Thank YOU mr raider!! Your recommendation worked after I restored with timeshift to just after upgrade - ie wiped out all the fumbling I have done..LOL I ensured that virtualbox was no longer listed in then software manager and the synaptic package manager. And then applied your advice from above, a...
by Makarios
Sun Jul 12, 2020 9:08 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: SOLVED Linux Mint Cinnamon 20 upgrade_ Virtual Box Uninstalled How do I re-install?
Replies: 22
Views: 495

Re: Linux Mint Cinnamon 20 upgrade_ Virtual Box Uninsatlled How do I re install?

Thanx avb12

Not too sure of myself in Linux yet,

I would assume that I download this this as text, then make it executable and run it ?

Or what would be the best method?
by Makarios
Sun Jul 12, 2020 8:27 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: SOLVED Linux Mint Cinnamon 20 upgrade_ Virtual Box Uninstalled How do I re-install?
Replies: 22
Views: 495

Re: Linux Mint Cinnamon 20 upgrade_ Virtual Box Uninsatlled How do I re install?

Thanx AndyMH unfortunateley the post ofGM10 seems to be a bit over the top for me: Ive copied the commands and modified but I am not getting it right. Here are the lines I could find in the referred post.. echo "deb [arch=amd64] https://download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/debian focal contrib" sudo t...
by Makarios
Sun Jul 12, 2020 7:31 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: SOLVED Linux Mint Cinnamon 20 upgrade_ Virtual Box Uninstalled How do I re-install?
Replies: 22
Views: 495

Re: Linux Mint Cinnamon 20 upgrade_ Virtual Box Uninsatlled How do I re install?

mr_raider, yes that what I'm trying, but can you point me to the link for the correct version for Mint 20 to download?
by Makarios
Sun Jul 12, 2020 7:24 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: SOLVED Linux Mint Cinnamon 20 upgrade_ Virtual Box Uninstalled How do I re-install?
Replies: 22
Views: 495

Re: Linux Mint Cinnamon 20 upgrade_ Virtual Box Uninsatlled How do I re install?

Thank you Smurphos, Do you perhaps have a download link for "You need the virtualbox deb for Ubuntu Focal 20.04 for Mint 20." The downloads from https://www.virtualbox.org/wiki/Linux_Downloads Lists a link for Ubuntu 19.10/20.04. but this gives me the Virtualbox-6.1_6.1.10-138449~eoan_amd64.deb file...
by Makarios
Sun Jul 12, 2020 2:57 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: SOLVED Linux Mint Cinnamon 20 upgrade_ Virtual Box Uninstalled How do I re-install?
Replies: 22
Views: 495

Re: Linux Mint Cinnamon 20 upgrade_ Virtual Box Uninsatlled How do I re install?

Alternatively, which is the latest version form Oracle to install, and what method would one use?

I did try The Virtual box from the Software manager in Mint20,

It worked,

But the Virtual box additions did not run complete in my Win 10 VM so I uninstalled to load the official Virtual box
by Makarios
Sun Jul 12, 2020 2:54 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: SOLVED Linux Mint Cinnamon 20 upgrade_ Virtual Box Uninstalled How do I re-install?
Replies: 22
Views: 495

SOLVED Linux Mint Cinnamon 20 upgrade_ Virtual Box Uninstalled How do I re-install?

I've upgraded to Mint 20 last night The install process uninstalled my Oracle Virtual Box installation ( From Oracle not the forked version on the software manager). Previously I could just double click then install file from oracle to install, not it seems not to work. Kindly assist with how would ...
by Makarios
Mon Jul 06, 2020 8:41 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Opening PDF from WhatsApp only allows Save as and not open pdf directly.
Replies: 0
Views: 55

Opening PDF from WhatsApp only allows Save as and not open pdf directly.

I am using the whatsApp web desktop client from the Software manager in Linux Mint 19.3 Cinnamon. My issue is that I receive pdf files in whatsApp on a regulaer basis. to open this I need click on it, and the only options I have is "save as"....and not open direcly in a pdf reader ( x reader is inst...
by Makarios
Sun Jun 28, 2020 5:20 am
Forum: Releases & Announcements
Topic: Linux Mint 20 “Ulyana” Cinnamon released!
Replies: 82
Views: 9262

Re: Linux Mint 20 “Ulyana” Cinnamon released!

Way past just Cool.

How do I upgrade from 19.3?
by Makarios
Mon Jun 15, 2020 8:37 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Dropbox not auto starting
Replies: 2
Views: 79

Re: Dropbox not auto starting

Will do thanx,
by Makarios
Mon Jun 15, 2020 3:20 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Dropbox not auto starting
Replies: 2
Views: 79

Dropbox not auto starting

Drop box is working fine, but even though its is in my startup applications, most times, I need to start the application before dropbox syncs to my computer.

Any suggestions?

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