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by misswham
Mon Oct 24, 2016 3:46 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Adding plasma to linux mint mate
Replies: 6
Views: 427

Re: Adding plasma to linux mint mate

Also, if I get LinuxMint KDE, what version of plasma does it use and can I upgrade the plasma to 5.8 in MintKDE?
by misswham
Mon Oct 24, 2016 3:31 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Adding plasma to linux mint mate
Replies: 6
Views: 427

Re: Adding plasma to linux mint mate

Thank you for your response. How can I get rid of what I installed already as in the kde desktop? To get rid of it, do I just need to do a clean install on linux?
by misswham
Mon Oct 24, 2016 12:19 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Adding plasma to linux mint mate
Replies: 6
Views: 427

Adding plasma to linux mint mate

Hi there and I wasnt sure on where to post this question but I wanted to add Plasma 5.8 to my linux Mate and I found some instructions in the PPA repositories and when I followed the installation instructions and logged out and when I logged in, Plasma was one of the selections that appeared, I chos...
by misswham
Fri Jul 01, 2016 9:32 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Virtual Machine in Windows 10
Replies: 3
Views: 927

Virtual Machine in Windows 10

Good evening. My husband said he would only buy me a new laptop IF I don't put linux on it and he hates anything outside of Windows first off and he says I will void the warranty if I mess with the partition and I asked the Geek Squad and they said yes that most manufacturers will void the warranty ...
by misswham
Sun Jun 26, 2016 1:23 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: WinFF
Replies: 4
Views: 475

Re: WinFF

This package provides a variety of preset conversion settings for common formats and devices. These presets are intended to hit the "sweet spot" for each individual codec. They have been written with a tip of the balance to quality. For most presets to work, it is necessary to have the uns...
by misswham
Sun Jun 26, 2016 1:22 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: WinFF
Replies: 4
Views: 475

Re: WinFF

Im confused with the response. Do I put these in the terminal? I did with all and nothing happened and when I did the sudo line, it said not found.
by misswham
Sun Jun 26, 2016 11:57 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: WinFF
Replies: 4
Views: 475

WinFF

Hi there, I have always converted my videos from one format to mpeg-4 and it worked fine in Winff. Now since I am using linuxmint 17 Mate, it doesnt work here. I have to transfer the files to my laptop where I have Ubuntu 16.04 and Winff works fine. When I add the file to Winff and click convert, it...
by misswham
Sun Jun 26, 2016 11:53 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Ice in Mint
Replies: 4
Views: 6591

Re: Ice in Mint

Thank you so much, it worked. The Deb file did.
by misswham
Sat Jun 25, 2016 10:30 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Ice in Mint
Replies: 4
Views: 6591

Ice in Mint

Is there a way to put Ice in Mint? Its an app that makes icons to direct webpages like a youtube icon you can click and go directly to youtube online. It's a standard in the Peppermint Distro.
by misswham
Sat Apr 30, 2016 8:48 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Firefox Acting a Fool
Replies: 4
Views: 669

Firefox Acting a Fool

Hello there. For the past week, firefox has been acting erraticly. Running slow, closing, when I hit the refresh button, it goes to a different site, freezing etc. It always does that eventually. I have done restarts, I did the update that came for firefox mint today thinking that would rectify it, ...
by misswham
Wed Apr 27, 2016 7:00 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: scroll Bars
Replies: 2
Views: 233

Re: scroll Bars

MATE!
by misswham
Wed Apr 27, 2016 6:13 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: scroll Bars
Replies: 2
Views: 233

scroll Bars

Good evening, I am using 17.02 Rafaela and I was wondering is there a way to move the scroll bars to the left side of the window instead of the right?
by misswham
Sun Dec 30, 2012 1:03 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: cant find compiz.
Replies: 7
Views: 1137

Re: cant find compiz.

Im using mate 14.1 and thats whats happening.
by misswham
Sun Dec 30, 2012 12:30 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: cant find compiz.
Replies: 7
Views: 1137

Re: cant find compiz.

I have a sony vaio all in one with an nvidia GE FORCE GT240 graphics card. I have never been able to use compiz or cairo dock since helena 8. When I try to use compiz or dock, when I restart, I always have gotten a black screen or my desktop goes crazy and I have to reinstall the distro. I liked lin...
by misswham
Thu Dec 27, 2012 10:41 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: cant find compiz.
Replies: 7
Views: 1137

cant find compiz.

i downloaded compiz and i cant find it. Any ideas?
by misswham
Thu Dec 27, 2012 8:20 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: trying to install mint 14.1 on my sony vaio desktop
Replies: 2
Views: 543

Re: trying to install mint 14.1 on my sony vaio desktop

I went back and hit no and it would let me move the bar 2 partition but i didnt go further because i wanted 2 wait 2 see if thats what im supposed to click. It said by pressing no that I wouldnt be able to resize the partition but that function let me move the bar TO resize, I just dont know whats g...
by misswham
Thu Dec 27, 2012 6:17 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: trying to install mint 14.1 on my sony vaio desktop
Replies: 2
Views: 543

trying to install mint 14.1 on my sony vaio desktop

Im trying to install and i got this screen that asks. The installer has detected that the following disks have mounted partitions /dev/sdc Do you wnat the installer to try to unmount the partitions on these disks before continuing? I hit yes but when i tried to install besides windows 7, it wont let...
by misswham
Sun Dec 16, 2012 8:54 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: all N ones
Replies: 16
Views: 1017

Re: all N ones

Is Mint 14 UEFI?
by misswham
Sun Dec 16, 2012 4:10 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: all N ones
Replies: 16
Views: 1017

Re: all N ones

AND most pcs that i see that r under 1000 dollars dont have NVIDIA graphic cards they have intel.
by misswham
Sun Dec 16, 2012 4:09 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: all N ones
Replies: 16
Views: 1017

Re: all N ones

The lenovo I bought had Intel Graphic card and when I took it back and got another, i got an error message when i tried 2 install it also. I bought a sony and been using it for 5 days with the live usb drive and it works fine but im afraid to INSTALL mint 14 in fear of messing it up like i did the l...

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