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by Windows2Linux
Sat Jul 18, 2020 9:07 am
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Cinnamon 3.8.x and later - Mint 19.x and 20.x Additional Window Borders / Metacity Themes
Replies: 56
Views: 22761

Re: Cinnamon 3.8.x and later - Mint 19.x Additional Window Borders / Metacity Themes

Yes, sorry it's Cinnamon, I read the post about larger buttons as I can't see them that well and I'm trying to install the larger ones by following the instructions, however the first command I typed in Terminal didn't work. I did remember to type sudo first. Don't put sudo Just copy and paste them...
by Windows2Linux
Mon Jul 06, 2020 11:01 am
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Finally made the jump to Mint, here's why!
Replies: 13
Views: 499

Re: Finally made the jump to Mint, here's why!

dm999 wrote:
Wed Jun 24, 2020 3:33 pm
Well done. Welcome to Linux and the forum :D
Thank you, I now update Mint when the little shield in the right hand corner tells me to, without my fingers crossed! Worth it's weight in Gold that...
by Windows2Linux
Fri Jul 03, 2020 9:24 am
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: This is so wonderful it tickles!
Replies: 17
Views: 1424

Re: This is so wonderful it tickles!

Brand new Linux user here . . . after admiring the whole concept for many years. Installed and configured only minutes ago. I got a new laptop last summer and the windows10 installed on it wracked my nerves and I hardly used it at all til now. So I figured as long as I am getting used to a new OS a...
by Windows2Linux
Sun Jun 28, 2020 10:36 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Finally made the jump to Mint, here's why!
Replies: 13
Views: 499

Re: Finally made the jump to Mint, here's why!

Thank you, it's been almost 2 weeks now and Linux is awesome!
by Windows2Linux
Sat Jun 27, 2020 12:45 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [SOLVED] Linux Mint 19.2 XFCE will not shut down properly
Replies: 18
Views: 829

Re: Linux Mint 19.2 XFCE will not shut down properly

HOLA from México its Margarita time! I have solved this issue and the fix is so easy to do. I found the fix on this Acer forum https://community.acer.com/en/discussion/comment/689867/ and Isort of used @thkatsou method but with this command on my machine sudo gedit /etc/default/grub in the grub fil...
by Windows2Linux
Thu Jun 25, 2020 12:15 am
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Cinnamon 3.8.x and later - Mint 19.x and 20.x Additional Window Borders / Metacity Themes
Replies: 56
Views: 22761

Re: Cinnamon 3.8.x and later - Mint 19.x Additional Window Borders / Metacity Themes

Windows2Linux wrote:
Wed Jun 24, 2020 3:30 pm
I tried putting the first command into the Terminal and it said 'command not found?' In my defense it's on been a week with Mint 19.3. Learning as I go!
[Solved] @LanceM Thank you it worked! The newer bigger buttons are on my laptop!
by Windows2Linux
Wed Jun 24, 2020 4:14 pm
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Cinnamon 3.8.x and later - Mint 19.x and 20.x Additional Window Borders / Metacity Themes
Replies: 56
Views: 22761

Re: Cinnamon 3.8.x and later - Mint 19.x Additional Window Borders / Metacity Themes

Yes, sorry it's Cinnamon, I read the post about larger buttons as I can't see them that well and I'm trying to install the larger ones by following the instructions, however the first command I typed in Terminal didn't work. I did remember to type sudo first.
by Windows2Linux
Wed Jun 24, 2020 3:30 pm
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Cinnamon 3.8.x and later - Mint 19.x and 20.x Additional Window Borders / Metacity Themes
Replies: 56
Views: 22761

Re: Cinnamon 3.8.x and later - Mint 19.x Additional Window Borders / Metacity Themes

I tried putting the first command into the Terminal and it said 'command not found?' In my defense it's on been a week with Mint 19.3. Learning as I go!
by Windows2Linux
Wed Jun 24, 2020 2:41 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Finally made the jump to Mint, here's why!
Replies: 13
Views: 499

Finally made the jump to Mint, here's why!

Tuesday June 16th: After a recent Windows 10 update (number 2004) left me with NO Wi-Fi, NO function keys and NO touchpad, I'd had enough! I put my head in my hands, what am I doing? This operating system is rubbish! I'm on the brink of a nervous breakdown! Over a laptop FFS! Wednesday 17th: I find ...

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