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by Jinryu
Thu Dec 30, 2010 7:23 am
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: Mint 10 Skype Sound & Video Tutorial
Replies: 16
Views: 22000

Re: Mint 10 Skype Sound & Video Tutorial

Gazza, I've tried to get my Quickcam STX working for literally over a year with various other methods. I'm running Linux Mint 9 (standard 32-bit edition) and your method works PERFECTLY for me. Thanks so much!
by Jinryu
Tue Sep 14, 2010 7:08 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: External Hard drive not mounting after being disconnected
Replies: 11
Views: 812

Re: External Hard drive not mounting after being disconnecte

This is a bit late, but I just ran into the same problem... and used the solutions found here. Thanks a lot! :)
by Jinryu
Tue Aug 31, 2010 5:40 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Random Logout
Replies: 33
Views: 5915

Re: Random Logout

It's been days since I applied the video driver upgrades. Done a lot of word processing, web browsing, IMing, a lot of "enter" key hitting, and it seems that my Mint 9 Main edition install is perfectly stable, haven't had any problems! :D
by Jinryu
Sat Aug 28, 2010 8:11 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Random Logout
Replies: 33
Views: 5915

Re: Random Logout

Knock on wood, but I had the same problem but it appears to have gone away. I originally tried Mint 9 64-bit main edition a couple of months ago and it was great except for the random logout problem, which I couldn't figure out, so I went back to 8 after a frustrating week of trying to figure it out...
by Jinryu
Mon Aug 23, 2010 8:49 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Workaround for Skype Webcam issues
Replies: 2
Views: 506

Re: Workaround for Skype Webcam issues

I've been trying to find a way to work this oss- version that you speak of, but to no avail... could you give me more details?
by Jinryu
Sun Aug 22, 2010 3:55 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: GTalk with Webcam Video on Linux
Replies: 1
Views: 849

GTalk with Webcam Video on Linux

When I first started off with Mint 8, main edition, everything was working just great, except for one thing-- webcams. It was always a hassle to try set things up so that I could get a video chat going over Skype, MSN or GTalk protocols. Local webcam usage (for filming some low res video or taking p...
by Jinryu
Tue Jun 15, 2010 5:12 pm
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: How to Make Your nVidia video card FLY!
Replies: 5
Views: 1553

Re: How to Make Your nVidia video card FLY!

That was helpful, thanks a lot.

Now to run some tests and see how that figures as far as battery life goes ...
by Jinryu
Sat May 22, 2010 3:36 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Workaround for Skype Webcam issues
Replies: 2
Views: 506

Workaround for Skype Webcam issues

I have 3 different webcams, all Logitech. I know that you have problems getting programs (such as skype) to recognize your webcam for use, there are a lot of threads out there about how to build your own drivers using spca and gspca tools... I did all that. Turns out that Skype was just kinda flaky ...

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