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by cudayne
Wed Jan 02, 2013 5:06 am
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: Debian KDe edition an ufi boot
Replies: 0
Views: 773

Debian KDe edition an ufi boot

I got a couple questions. This was the year I bought a new computer an its great. I want too try Lmde the unofficial kde version but I got a few questions. I build/rebuild restore an sell used computers so this is the first time I have ran into the ufi thing on this new laptop. now My second oldest ...
by cudayne
Fri Nov 16, 2012 5:20 pm
Forum: Open chat
Topic: Linux friendly laptops?
Replies: 15
Views: 11741

Re: Linux friendly laptops?

i bought a cheep dell from Wal-Mart 350$$ us an Linux runs great mint 13 kde found all hard wear out the box.
by cudayne
Fri Jun 08, 2012 11:14 pm
Forum: Open chat
Topic: What oses yall running?
Replies: 100
Views: 22460

Re: What oses yall running?

my box
Windows 8
Linux mint 13 cinnamon version

Kids computer
open suse

wife's box
windows 7 home premium
ultimate edition
by cudayne
Fri Jun 08, 2012 5:27 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux
Topic: Fedora 17?
Replies: 7
Views: 5758

Re: Fedora 17?

glad too see new person. The only thing with Fedora you will have too install codec for video,flash,mp3. Java if you need it. Now this isn't a bad thing gives you some experience in doing it an there is good documentation on how to do it just be ready too do it. Run teh live cd first too make sure e...
by cudayne
Sat Apr 28, 2012 11:58 pm
Forum: Releases & Announcements
Topic: Poll: Desktop environments
Replies: 582
Views: 659918

Re: Poll: Desktop environments

cinnamon an kde i think they both have much to offer.
by cudayne
Thu Apr 26, 2012 7:22 pm
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: Unable to Install KDE on LMDE
Replies: 27
Views: 7583

Re: Unable to Install KDE on LMDE

There is also a very good guide in the how too section on building your own LMDE from a Debian unstable net install.
by cudayne
Sun Mar 11, 2012 3:15 am
Forum: Others
Topic: Intel 845M issue: screen display upper left only
Replies: 5
Views: 3151

Re: Intel 845M issue: screen display upper left only

its not limited too dell my hp laptop has teh same problem i plan on trying this fix same display adapter as noted above with the display in upper left corner of moniter.
by cudayne
Tue Mar 06, 2012 7:47 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: moniter strangeness.
Replies: 2
Views: 521

Re: moniter strangeness.

Hi i had a tragedy in family so haven't had time too look back at this computer its a HP m275 every version of mint has the same problem as listed in first post. The laptops screen is broke so its attached too the listed external monitor. The problem is every version of mint will only display the mi...
by cudayne
Sat Mar 03, 2012 6:19 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Linux Mint && Windows 8
Replies: 7
Views: 1217

Re: Linux Mint && Windows 8

I have windows8 an mint installed together you must install windows first well not must but it makes life easier as windows don't play nice with other OS when installed second. when i did it I installed windows8 on an 250gb partition then installed mint 12kde broken down into swap / /home. You can i...
by cudayne
Thu Feb 02, 2012 2:07 am
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: how too instll theme in cinnamon?
Replies: 10
Views: 3146

Re: how too instll theme in cinnamon?

thats probly what it is then ill just install linux mint main on his computer tomorrow
by cudayne
Wed Feb 01, 2012 3:34 pm
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: how too instll theme in cinnamon?
Replies: 10
Views: 3146

Re: how too instll theme in cinnamon?

ok sorry for being suck a rock here did exactly like you said made the theme folder which is under the /home copied the 3 files that were extracted in the download file but when i right click on the desktop an in teh drop down box for themes just the three default ones are shown.
by cudayne
Wed Feb 01, 2012 3:18 pm
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: how too instll theme in cinnamon?
Replies: 10
Views: 3146

Re: how too instll theme in cinnamon?

i did install cinnamon into my mint 12 kde so may have something to do with it. I did the sudo aptinstall cinnamon in terminal.
by cudayne
Wed Feb 01, 2012 2:29 pm
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: how too instll theme in cinnamon?
Replies: 10
Views: 3146

Re: how too instll theme in cinnamon?(solved)

thank you very much I have changed the backgrounds but never a theme before. Ok ran into a broblem i cant find teh .theme folder anywhere even after using cntrol+H so i extracted the file into the downloads folder oppened teh file manager an set it too show hidden an still cant find it. any help on ...
by cudayne
Wed Feb 01, 2012 1:47 pm
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: how too instll theme in cinnamon?
Replies: 10
Views: 3146

how too instll theme in cinnamon?

sorry if this seems silly but i cant figure out how too do it. I setup the cinnamon desktop on my sons computer we seen the space theme he really liked it but for the life of me i cant figure out how too install it at all. i know too right click on teh desktop choose change desktop background an und...
by cudayne
Thu Jan 26, 2012 3:48 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Linux Mint 12 KDE x64, Software Manager
Replies: 1
Views: 885

Re: Linux Mint 12 KDE x64, Software Manager

I fixed mine or well crashed into the fix. After trying an botching my nvidia driver install I found this thread http://forums.linuxmint.com/viewtopic.php?f=109&t=92283 After doing what the second poster said an doing the kernel upgrade then installing the video driver low an behold the software man...
by cudayne
Tue Jan 24, 2012 7:07 pm
Forum: KDE
Topic: mint 12 kde issue(RESOLVED)
Replies: 27
Views: 5321

Re: mint 12 kde issue

I fixed mine or well crashed into the fix. After trying an botching my nvidia driver install I found this thread http://forums.linuxmint.com/viewtopic.php?f=109&t=92283 after doing what the second poster said an doing the kernel upgrade then installing the video driver low an behold the software man...
by cudayne
Mon Jan 23, 2012 10:52 pm
Forum: KDE
Topic: Black screen where log in screen should be
Replies: 2
Views: 727

Black screen where log in screen should be

I took a ride on teh wild side again today i tride too install nvidia dravers on my mint 12 rc. when i tried the additional drivers thing it failed. SO i tried using synaptic. that seemed too work. then black listed the navue driver an purged them as the walk through on here said too. I also ran sud...
by cudayne
Sat Jan 21, 2012 4:19 am
Forum: Chat about Linux
Topic: mint 12 kde and netrunner4.0 kde
Replies: 8
Views: 1351

Re: mint 12 kde and netrunner4.0 kde

I have the same problem with the software center. opens up loads then poof gone again. I am hopeing its something small that gets fixed soon. the update manaer works fine for me though.
by cudayne
Thu Jan 19, 2012 11:30 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux
Topic: opensuse 12.1 KDE
Replies: 4
Views: 1504

Re: opensuse 12.1 KDE

I have open SUSE 12/1 an have installed it. Its just after installing it the got too grab this codex that codex set this up that up i just wasn't impressed one thing as much as i hate too admit it keeps me coming back too mint is once its installed its installed. There is no codex grabbing game. Tha...
by cudayne
Thu Jan 19, 2012 3:41 am
Forum: Chat about Linux
Topic: What is happening to MInt
Replies: 27
Views: 3064

Re: What is happening to MInt

If you like Gnome an want too use a Linux with Gnome desktop your going too have too get use too Gnome 3 end of story. Now mint developers are working on there own thing call cinnamon witch looks good.
Otherwise your going too have too find a desktop you like. Virtual box will help with this.

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