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by in2media
Thu Jan 21, 2016 5:16 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: boot error
Replies: 6
Views: 437

Re: boot error

ok, thanks guys
by in2media
Thu Jan 21, 2016 4:58 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: boot error
Replies: 6
Views: 437

Re: boot error

so i need not worry bout it then?
by in2media
Thu Jan 21, 2016 3:43 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: boot error
Replies: 6
Views: 437

Re: boot error

ah ok thanks, thought it might have some reason why cinnamon crashed when i burnt a dvd
by in2media
Wed Jan 20, 2016 5:43 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: boot error
Replies: 6
Views: 437

boot error

SOLVED so i just booted up my dell latitude d520 which has mint 17.3 and although it boots up, during boot i see an error mesage
it says
acpi pcc probe fail

on screen for a minute or two then its boots as normal
anyone know why i get this error
by in2media
Mon Jan 18, 2016 7:24 pm
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: screensaver wont start
Replies: 2
Views: 311

Re: screensaver wont start

cinnamon by default on 17.3
by in2media
Mon Jan 18, 2016 6:15 pm
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: screensaver wont start
Replies: 2
Views: 311

screensaver wont start

im unsure if this belongs here, if not i do appologise,
im impressed with mint so much i decided to install it on my main laptop which is a packard bell easynote tk37
all works great but the screensaver doesnt start
all i get is a black screen
any help appreciated
by in2media
Wed Jan 13, 2016 12:51 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: no wifi in mint 17.3
Replies: 20
Views: 1766

Re: no wifi in mint 17.3

so after install wifi all up and running. thanks guys for the help.. much appreciated
by in2media
Wed Jan 13, 2016 12:35 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: no wifi in mint 17.3
Replies: 20
Views: 1766

Re: no wifi in mint 17.3

just booted into live cd and straight away it found the intel wifi card, so il go ahead with re-install and see if its still there
by in2media
Wed Jan 13, 2016 12:26 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: no wifi in mint 17.3
Replies: 20
Views: 1766

Re: no wifi in mint 17.3

think il swap wifi cards and re-install system, see if that brings anything new. just tried recovery mode and got
couldnt resolve linux mint dependences on quite a few lines
by in2media
Wed Jan 13, 2016 12:20 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: no wifi in mint 17.3
Replies: 20
Views: 1766

Re: no wifi in mint 17.3

austin.texas wrote:Booting in Recovery mode should work.
tried it with fix broken packages but hangs on logo next boot
by in2media
Wed Jan 13, 2016 12:08 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: no wifi in mint 17.3
Replies: 20
Views: 1766

Re: no wifi in mint 17.3

i do have the original wifi card intel 945 that came with the laptop. i switched it to broadcom when i installed osx on it years ago.
by in2media
Wed Jan 13, 2016 11:51 am
Forum: Wireless
Topic: no wifi in mint 17.3
Replies: 20
Views: 1766

Re: no wifi in mint 17.3

no i cant see anything either, when i first installed mint i found a post with same issue and followed that, basically it said install driver through device manager, it solved the original posters issue but not mine
by in2media
Wed Jan 13, 2016 11:35 am
Forum: Wireless
Topic: no wifi in mint 17.3
Replies: 20
Views: 1766

Re: no wifi in mint 17.3

booted safe mode and repaired broken packages
still hangs on logo
am i best re-installing
by in2media
Wed Jan 13, 2016 11:14 am
Forum: Wireless
Topic: no wifi in mint 17.3
Replies: 20
Views: 1766

Re: no wifi in mint 17.3

ok tried that kink and followed commands, then reboot but system hangs on mint logo
by in2media
Wed Jan 13, 2016 10:58 am
Forum: Wireless
Topic: no wifi in mint 17.3
Replies: 20
Views: 1766

Re: no wifi in mint 17.3

int@mint ~ $ lspci -nn | grep 0280
0c:00.0 Network controller [0280]: Broadcom Corporation BCM4311 802.11b/g WLAN [14e4:4311] (rev 01)
mint@mint ~ $
by in2media
Wed Jan 13, 2016 10:47 am
Forum: Wireless
Topic: no wifi in mint 17.3
Replies: 20
Views: 1766

Re: no wifi in mint 17.3

yes, still no wifi
my main pc uses the ethernet lead (only one lead in workshop) so need wifi working
btw
wifi doesnt show in network connections, i tried adding it manual but still no luck
by in2media
Wed Jan 13, 2016 10:18 am
Forum: Wireless
Topic: no wifi in mint 17.3
Replies: 20
Views: 1766

Re: no wifi in mint 17.3

mint@mint ~ $ inxi -Fxz System: Host: mint Kernel: 3.19.0-32-generic i686 (32 bit gcc: 4.8.2) Desktop: Cinnamon 2.8.6 (Gtk 3.10.8~8+qiana) Distro: Linux Mint 17.3 Rosa Machine: System: Dell product: Latitude D520 Mobo: Dell model: 0PF493 Bios: Dell v: A08 date: 01/06/2009 CPU: Single core Intel Cele...
by in2media
Tue Jan 12, 2016 9:24 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: no wifi in mint 17.3
Replies: 20
Views: 1766

Re: no wifi in mint 17.3

still nothing after the commands
by in2media
Tue Jan 12, 2016 3:04 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: no wifi in mint 17.3
Replies: 20
Views: 1766

no wifi in mint 17.3

ive just dug out an old dell latitude d520 and installed mint 17.3 on it. (i also have ubuntu on another laptop) but cant find wifi. ive installed the driver through device manager but still no wifi
any help appreciated
by in2media
Fri Aug 03, 2012 2:36 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: mint 13 maya boot failure
Replies: 3
Views: 715

Re: mint 13 maya boot failure

thanks for reply, but im sorry i dont understand any of the link you posted. im used to installing and having a desktop there.

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