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by Osmium
Tue Dec 15, 2009 12:22 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Google earth fails to load(SOLVED)
Replies: 16
Views: 2122

Re: Google earth fails to load(SOLVED)

Same frustration in every instance is the reason for my repeated threads Amos.

Cheers,

and ...dare I say hasta la VISTA!

OS
by Osmium
Tue Dec 15, 2009 12:19 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Skype
Replies: 18
Views: 2275

Re: Skype

If I was more of a tech-savy person with heaps of time to muck around on a computer, and I don't just mean hours but months and years of free time to devote then I am sure I would eventually get a linux based system right and working .....but I don't. I have to pull dollars like millions of others, ...
by Osmium
Sun Nov 29, 2009 9:09 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Help with logitec webcam and using Skype please!
Replies: 6
Views: 703

Re: Help with logitec webcam and using Skype please!

Thanks any way rich_roast and Husse.. But ... Thanks all for suppling yet more stuff to try out and 'workarounds' etc. Finally had a great moment with linux mint when the entire program reveted to some gnome setup, my previous mint setup had vanished.... the great moment? when I decided to go back t...
by Osmium
Sun Nov 29, 2009 9:08 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Google earth fails to load(SOLVED)
Replies: 16
Views: 2122

Re: Google earth fails to load(SOLVED)

Thanks all for suppling yet more stuff to try out and 'workarounds' etc. Finally had a great moment with linux mint when the entire program reveted to some gnome setup, my previous mint setup had vanished.... the great moment? when I decided to go back to Windows Vista! _never ever thought I would l...
by Osmium
Sun Nov 29, 2009 9:07 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Skype
Replies: 18
Views: 2275

Re: Skype

Thanks all for suppling yet more stuff to try out and 'workarounds' etc. Finally had a great moment with linux mint when the entire program reveted to some gnome setup, my previous mint setup had vanished.... the great moment? when I decided to go back to Windows Vista! _never ever thought I would l...
by Osmium
Wed Nov 25, 2009 10:40 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: remove an item
Replies: 5
Views: 545

Re: remove an item

Thanks! I think I finally managed to do something!

pity I can't get google earth or Logitec 2 in 1 web cam to work!
by Osmium
Wed Nov 25, 2009 10:36 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Google earth fails to load(SOLVED)
Replies: 16
Views: 2122

Re: Google earth fails to load(SOLVED)

system>preferences>appearance>visual effects and selected the radio button for "none".
what I have is system settings>look and feel>appearance>style. then in preview a radio box.(which won't react to any clicking. .I think I am in the wrong place.....possibly mint is just not for me...
by Osmium
Wed Nov 25, 2009 10:30 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Google earth fails to load(SOLVED)
Replies: 16
Views: 2122

Re: Google earth fails to load(SOLVED)

wasn't even installed ...so I have installed to see if that makes a difference
by Osmium
Wed Nov 25, 2009 10:20 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Skype
Replies: 18
Views: 2275

Re: Skype

Same problem here...

I don't think it is skype I think it is the logitec 2 in one .....baffling for a noob like me!
by Osmium
Wed Nov 25, 2009 10:32 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Google earth fails to load(SOLVED)
Replies: 16
Views: 2122

Re: Google earth fails to load(SOLVED)

Last suggestion just didn't work for me, i tried following the sttering as suggested but the radio button would not click off....very frustrating
by Osmium
Wed Nov 25, 2009 10:15 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: remove an item
Replies: 5
Views: 545

Re: remove an item

I'd like to do the same but..Sorry where IS the menu button?

Osmium
by Osmium
Wed Nov 25, 2009 10:11 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Help with logitec webcam and using Skype please!
Replies: 6
Views: 703

Re: Help with logitec webcam and using Skype please!

Now google earth won't load..... :(

I only really want 3 things from mint,
1, to skype
2.google earth for my son
3 internet.

I guess 1 out of 3 ain't bad?
by Osmium
Tue Nov 24, 2009 7:34 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Help with logitec webcam and using Skype please!
Replies: 6
Views: 703

Help with logitec webcam and using Skype please!

Hi All, Very VERY new to linux using mint gloria. everything has been going well except for trying to use my web cam and Skype. I have Skype installed and have a logitec webcam but no microphone or vision is happening any help would be great! please though my apologies as I am very new I did an lsus...

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