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by r0berto
Sat Dec 24, 2011 12:17 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: What are your top tips for a Newbie?
Replies: 646
Views: 325691

Re: What are your top tips for a Newbie?

Hi I'm thinking of trying Mint for the first time, and have no experience of using any Linux distros. What are your top tips for me BEFORE my DVD arrives? Possible topics: Installation Connecting to the Internet Problem Solving Please note that technical instructions will need to be pretty basic. T...
by r0berto
Sat Dec 24, 2011 12:02 am
Forum: Releases & Announcements
Topic: Linux Mint 12 "Lisa" released!
Replies: 219
Views: 221317

Re: Linux Mint 12 "Lisa" released!

My experience going from Mint 11 to Mint 12 is not so great. I don't like not being able to customize the panels anymore in Gnome 3, and there are too many desktop options to choose from. I have no idea which is the best to use. Also, I used the Advanced Settings control panel to change the fonts i...
by r0berto
Fri Dec 23, 2011 3:22 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Toshiba NB250 - Battery Critically low
Replies: 6
Views: 1891

Re: Toshiba NB250 - Battery Critically low

Out of curiosity, why are you checking BAT1 only? BAT0 is your main battery, and BAT1 would be your secondary battery if installed. In my Lenovo T61, I have my main 6 cell battery as BAT0, and my auxillary battery in my universal bay as BAT1. Are you checking the correct battery? Since you say you c...
by r0berto
Fri Dec 23, 2011 4:47 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: NVidia drivers freezing my PC
Replies: 8
Views: 1610

Re: NVidia drivers freezing my PC

Have any of you tried the latest binary driver from Nvidia's website?

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by r0berto
Thu Dec 22, 2011 9:14 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Touchpad stops working in Mint 12
Replies: 55
Views: 26585

Re: Touchpad stops working in Mint 12

+1 fixed, so far. Time will tell as it is seemingly random when it drops.
by r0berto
Wed Feb 10, 2010 6:57 pm
Forum: KDE
Topic: 32-bit or 64-bit KDE first?
Replies: 69
Views: 11709

Re: 32-bit or 64-bit KDE first?

Hi, new to the forum, but thought I'd chime in on this topic. Personally, I have all 64-bit capable machines, and all range from 4-8gb RAM (I am a programmer by trade, and I do quite a bit of music/video tasks for personal use), so I personally prefer a 64-bit environment, and I voted 64-bit. That s...

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