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by Stosskraft
Wed May 29, 2019 5:50 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Error 1962 no operating system found.
Replies: 5
Views: 217

Re: Error 1962 no operating system found.

I cannot find the option for a secure boot. In the bios Start up screen I have primary boot sequence, automatic boot sequence, error boot sequence. In boot mode I have The hard drive as the 1st option. Quick mode disabled It is a Lenovo desktop In the primary boot sequence I have the hard drive as s...
by Stosskraft
Wed May 29, 2019 5:50 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Error 1962 no operating system found.
Replies: 5
Views: 217

Re: Error 1962 no operating system found.

I cannot find the option for a secure boot. In the bios Start up screen I have primary boot sequence, automatic boot sequence, error boot sequence.

In boot mode I have Jedi
Quick mode disabled

It is a Lenovo desktop

In the primary boot sequence I have the hard drive as selected the first order
by Stosskraft
Tue May 28, 2019 9:27 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Error 1962 no operating system found.
Replies: 5
Views: 217

Error 1962 no operating system found.

Hello all, I am really stuck. Just bought a new refurbished desktop and ran the live USB.... everything ran fine so I decided to install Mint permanently as I hate windows. Every time I complete the install I am asked to reboot and once I remove he media I am shown the above error. I did change the ...
by Stosskraft
Fri Dec 21, 2018 7:32 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: "Object reference not set to an instance of an object." using WINE
Replies: 2
Views: 124

Re: "Object reference not set to an instance of an object." using WINE

Hello, thank you for the response. I am having trouble launching the program. I right click on the desktop icon 'Dash Cam Viewer" I've also tried right clinking and 'open with wine' but nothing happens. This is the only windows program I really need to use, so I have never used wine or winetricks be...
by Stosskraft
Thu Dec 20, 2018 9:59 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: "Object reference not set to an instance of an object." using WINE
Replies: 2
Views: 124

"Object reference not set to an instance of an object." using WINE

Hello all, I am using Mint 19. I have installed WINE so that I can run my vehicle dashcam software (Windows and MAC only), it seems to install fine but when I try to run the program I get this error :Object reference not set to an instance of an object" Not sure where to go with this. This is the so...
by Stosskraft
Wed Jan 18, 2017 9:17 am
Forum: KDE
Topic: Another shot at Linux
Replies: 0
Views: 263

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: 822

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: 822

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: 822

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: 822

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: 822

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: 923

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: 923

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: 923

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: 923

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: 923

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: 923

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: 923

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: 923

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: 923

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...

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