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by Stosskraft
Wed Jan 18, 2017 9:17 am
Forum: KDE
Topic: Another shot at Linux
Replies: 0
Views: 245

Another shot at Linux

Screenshot_20170118_133255.png Hello all, I have a HP Pavilion all in one desk top I bought last year running windows 10. Over the last year I have tried several versions of linux live on the system and they never display properly with trying them live. The are very pixulated and look like an 80's ...
by Stosskraft
Sun Sep 11, 2016 4:23 pm
Forum: KDE
Topic: Terrible Display with any Linux
Replies: 11
Views: 746

Re: Terrible Display with any Linux

Hello, I have tried changing resolutions, all it does is make the workable space smaller. Ubuntu doesn't work, Kubuntu, nothing displays properly except windows.
by Stosskraft
Mon Sep 05, 2016 9:15 pm
Forum: KDE
Topic: Terrible Display with any Linux
Replies: 11
Views: 746

Re: Terrible Display with any Linux

Hello, I have a photo on my first post.

I've also tried Mint 17 I have on disk and same problem, use to work on my HP laptop
by Stosskraft
Mon Sep 05, 2016 8:33 pm
Forum: KDE
Topic: Terrible Display with any Linux
Replies: 11
Views: 746

Re: Terrible Display with any Linux

I ve run MINT KDE before on a laptop with no issues, jsut trying to get it to display properly before moving on to something else.

This should be easy
by Stosskraft
Mon Sep 05, 2016 8:18 pm
Forum: KDE
Topic: Terrible Display with any Linux
Replies: 11
Views: 746

Re: Terrible Display with any Linux

Hello guys sorry for the delays, I've given up on this linux stuff for a while but I wanted to try it again before I go buy a MAC... windows is driving my nuts. Here is the output from the terminal: $ inxi -Fxzd System: Host: mint Kernel: 4.4.0-21-generic x86_64 (64 bit gcc: 5.3.1) Desktop: KDE Plas...
by Stosskraft
Sat Aug 20, 2016 12:04 pm
Forum: KDE
Topic: Terrible Display with any Linux
Replies: 11
Views: 746

Terrible Display with any Linux

Hello all, I have a HP Pavilion all in one desk top I bought last year running windows 10. Over the last year I have tried several versions of linux live on the system and they never display properly with trying them live. The are very pixulated and look like an 80's computer. I have used Mint KDE b...
by Stosskraft
Thu Oct 08, 2015 4:58 pm
Forum: KDE
Topic: Need Help with screen resolution
Replies: 13
Views: 856

Re: Need Help with screen resolution

Bump ?
by Stosskraft
Thu Oct 01, 2015 9:09 am
Forum: KDE
Topic: Need Help with screen resolution
Replies: 13
Views: 856

Re: Need Help with screen resolution

I will try ubuntu as you suggested. The Ubuntu websote says my computer is compatible with their software (HP 23' All in one, with Intel chipset) and see what happens. I dont know much about Ubuntu but it must be better than windows?

I do love my KDE :)
by Stosskraft
Thu Oct 01, 2015 8:40 am
Forum: KDE
Topic: Need Help with screen resolution
Replies: 13
Views: 856

Re: Need Help with screen resolution

Hello I have upgraded to the latest kernal yanek@HP:~ > uname -r 4.2.0-7-generic No changes. I have done a fresh install in 17.2 again. and did the kernal upgrade. I have also tried on live usb : Kubuntu, Cinnomon, Mint Mate All have the same problem. The Windows 8.1 that came pre installed on the c...
by Stosskraft
Tue Sep 29, 2015 7:06 pm
Forum: KDE
Topic: Need Help with screen resolution
Replies: 13
Views: 856

Re: Need Help with screen resolution

I also tried to update the drivers from the intel graphics installer, but it is telling me my distro is not supported. uname -a Linux yanek-23-r009 3.19.0-30-generic #33~14.04.1-Ubuntu SMP Tue Sep 22 09:27:00 UTC 2015 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux Mint KDE 17.2 Any suggestions? Do I have a $800 pap...
by Stosskraft
Tue Sep 29, 2015 6:40 pm
Forum: KDE
Topic: Need Help with screen resolution
Replies: 13
Views: 856

Re: Need Help with screen resolution

I have updated the kernel, but no changes. I cant really be stuck with this terrible display on a new computer?

What other options do I have?
by Stosskraft
Tue Sep 29, 2015 6:21 pm
Forum: KDE
Topic: Need Help with screen resolution
Replies: 13
Views: 856

Re: Need Help with screen resolution

inxi -Fxz System: Host: yanek-23-r009 Kernel: 3.13.0-24-generic x86_64 (64 bit, gcc: 4.8.2) Desktop: KDE 4.14.2 (Qt 4.8.6) Distro: Linux Mint 17.2 Rafaela Machine: System: Hewlett-Packard product: 23-r009 version: 1.00 Mobo: Hewlett-Packard model: 2B3C version: 1.02 Bios: AMI version: 80.01 date: 03...
by Stosskraft
Tue Sep 29, 2015 6:15 pm
Forum: KDE
Topic: Need Help with screen resolution
Replies: 13
Views: 856

Re: Need Help with screen resolution

A few things I would like to know: Open your file manager and surf to the /etc folder. Scroll down till the X11 folder and enter it. (double)click on the file xorg.conf if you have it. Please copy all the text (CTRL-A CTRL-C) and paste (CTRL-V) it here. Close the file and close the file manager. I ...
by Stosskraft
Tue Sep 29, 2015 6:37 am
Forum: KDE
Topic: Need Help with screen resolution
Replies: 13
Views: 856

Re: Need Help with screen resolution

Hello, My documentation says 1920x1080 and I have this selected. Everything is blurry and blocky and not crisp. When I used the windows it came with the display was perfect. When I add wall paper at 5300x2900 it is perfect. I will try to add a screen shot though it might be hard to see. Something is...
by Stosskraft
Mon Sep 28, 2015 10:07 pm
Forum: KDE
Topic: Need Help with screen resolution
Replies: 13
Views: 856

Need Help with screen resolution

Hello all, I just bought a new HP all in one with 23' LED display. I have just installed linux mint 17 and did the upgrade to 17.2. Now the display looks terrible, everything is fuzzy and not clear. However when I right click on the desktop to change the wall paper, I can display wall paper at 5312x...
by Stosskraft
Sun Aug 02, 2015 8:09 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: No WIFI showing on 17.2 KDE
Replies: 6
Views: 478

Re: No WIFI showing on 17.2 KDE

yanek@yanek-HP-Pavilion-17-Notebook-PC:~ > inxi -Fxz System: Host: yanek-HP-Pavilion-17-Notebook-PC Kernel: 3.16.0-38-generic x86_64 (64 bit, gcc: 4.8.2) Desktop: KDE 4.14.2 (Qt 4.8.6) Distro: Linux Mint 17.2 Rafaela Machine: System: Hewlett-Packard product: HP Pavilion 17 Notebook PC version: 096E...
by Stosskraft
Sat Aug 01, 2015 6:54 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: No WIFI showing on 17.2 KDE
Replies: 6
Views: 478

Re: No WIFI showing on 17.2 KDE

Thanks for the link and I have tried the suggestion, but I do not ahve the driver installed and the moment and I cannot remember how to do it, I am using my mobile right now to write this.

0: hci0: Bluetooth
Soft blocked: no
Hard blocked: no
by Stosskraft
Sat Aug 01, 2015 6:48 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: No WIFI showing on 17.2 KDE
Replies: 6
Views: 478

Re: No WIFI showing on 17.2 KDE

Thanks for the link, but I do not have the driver installed at all at the moment and I am not sure how to install it.

0: hci0: Bluetooth
Soft blocked: no
Hard blocked: no

I didnt see the link on your page am I missing it?
by Stosskraft
Sat Aug 01, 2015 6:04 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: No WIFI showing on 17.2 KDE
Replies: 6
Views: 478

No WIFI showing on 17.2 KDE

Hello all, just updated to 17.2 and I have no wifi at all. I am showing this card: Network controller: Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8723BE PCIe Wireless Network Adapter But I cannot remember how to download the correct STABLE driver for it. Could someone point me in the right way, most of the ...
by Stosskraft
Sat Nov 22, 2014 5:51 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Update issues and missing Mint tools
Replies: 1
Views: 461

Update issues and missing Mint tools

Hello, After a recent update, my Mint tools are gone and I had to install muon updater/discovery to have access to those funtions. I am not sure where the Mint stuff has gone too. Here is the recent update from the terminal: yanek@yanek-HP-Pavilion-17-Notebook-PC:~ > sudo aptitude update && sudo apt...

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