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by kidflash
Mon Oct 19, 2015 7:07 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: New Linux Machine
Replies: 4
Views: 233

Re: New Linux Machine

Cosmo. wrote:Where? Europe, America, Africa, Asia, Australia? Which country?


America
by kidflash
Sun Oct 18, 2015 5:24 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: New Linux Machine
Replies: 4
Views: 233

New Linux Machine

was looking for a place to purchase a new linux machine desktop
with mint installed

can anybody recommend a place ?

:?:
by kidflash
Fri Oct 02, 2015 8:39 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: hp printer and scanning wireless
Replies: 6
Views: 466

Re: hp printer and scanning wireless

i just installed the other program no luck
by kidflash
Fri Oct 02, 2015 8:35 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: hp printer and scanning wireless
Replies: 6
Views: 466

Re: hp printer and scanning wireless

Hi kidflash, sorry i installed the printer via usb port i am connected to the router direct with cable i tried the hp device manager it is not finding printer but i can print just fine cant scan i tried xsane and dimple scan nothing 1. You did not answer my questions. I asked how you setup your pri...
by kidflash
Fri Oct 02, 2015 8:06 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: hp printer and scanning wireless
Replies: 6
Views: 466

Re: hp printer and scanning wireless

Hi kidflash, i have mint 13 i can print fine and fast when i go into the program simple scan to try and scan a book it does not find the scanner at all a newbie in mint so its hard for me It would help to have more specific system setup information, see FYI below. What printer make and model#? How ...
by kidflash
Wed Sep 30, 2015 7:44 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: hp printer and scanning wireless
Replies: 6
Views: 466

hp printer and scanning wireless

i just hooked up a hp printer and can print wireless

trying to scan wireless and it does not see my printer

what do i have to do
by kidflash
Mon Sep 14, 2015 7:16 am
Forum: Chat about Linux
Topic: Machine Install
Replies: 11
Views: 750

Machine Install

was just wondering what people install Linux MInt on ?

new machines with windows and go over it

or do you buy new machines with linux pre installed

:?:
by kidflash
Sun Sep 13, 2015 11:29 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: MInt 17 system requierments
Replies: 3
Views: 153

Re: MInt 17 system requierments

Yes, whatever desktop environment (which does have a greater effect) you choose. I suggest to install the 64 bit version. I am torn on what to do looking to purchase a new mini desktop to load mint 17 on not sure where to purchase it on i noticed in reading on MInt 17 when you upgrade the os its fr...
by kidflash
Sun Sep 13, 2015 10:55 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: MInt 17 system requierments
Replies: 3
Views: 153

MInt 17 system requierments

is it ok to install MInt `17 with these specs

4gig of ram

and hard drive of 320

my buddy has mint 13 on it and it runs fast

:D
by kidflash
Sat Sep 12, 2015 8:26 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Newest Linux MInt LTS
Replies: 4
Views: 303

Re: Newest Linux MInt LTS

I don't think you can upgrade from 13 to 17 like ubuntu does ... see here ... http://community.linuxmint.com/tutorial/view/2 ... but I don't consider that a problem. As an ex ubuntu user I've seen too many problems caused by such an upgrade. I think it's better to just reinstall. I'd recommend sett...
by kidflash
Sat Sep 12, 2015 8:25 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Newest Linux MInt LTS
Replies: 4
Views: 303

Re: Newest Linux MInt LTS

I don't think you can upgrade from 13 to 17 like ubuntu does ... see here ... http://community.linuxmint.com/tutorial/view/2 ... but I don't consider that a problem. As an ex ubuntu user I've seen too many problems caused by such an upgrade. I think it's better to just reinstall. I'd recommend sett...
by kidflash
Fri Sep 11, 2015 7:43 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Newest Linux MInt LTS
Replies: 4
Views: 303

Newest Linux MInt LTS

i have a basic question for the newest current mint LTS when upgrading to a newer software version. does mint update like ubuntu now right through the current OS so i dont have to do a fresh upgrade looking to purchase a mint box for a second room in house right now enjoying linux mint 13 on old mac...
by kidflash
Wed Sep 09, 2015 7:47 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: New Linux Machine
Replies: 6
Views: 276

Re: New Linux Machine

I am all for supporting the little guy but System 76's prices are too high in my opinion. You can put together the same system for much less. Intel NUC with i5 and latest HD6000 graphics $359 (you get a 4GB RAM stick with it right now) http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16856102097...
by kidflash
Wed Sep 09, 2015 7:46 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: New Linux Machine
Replies: 6
Views: 276

Re: New Linux Machine

z31fanatic wrote:What is your budget and location (country)?



my budget is about $600 - 900

i live in usa

i was looking at system 76 so far
by kidflash
Tue Sep 08, 2015 9:50 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: New Linux Machine
Replies: 6
Views: 276

Re: New Linux Machine

I am looking to purchase a new mini desktop with linux pre installed does anybody recommend a company and system ? i was thinking about ubuntu for this machine some people tell me its easier to upgrade to newer distro with ubuntu May I suggest the MintBox ? I've heard it's quite nice, and some of t...
by kidflash
Tue Sep 08, 2015 8:09 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: New Linux Machine
Replies: 6
Views: 276

New Linux Machine

I am looking to purchase a new mini desktop with linux pre installed

does anybody recommend a company and system ?

i was thinking about ubuntu for this machine
some people tell me its easier to upgrade to newer distro with ubuntu
by kidflash
Tue Sep 08, 2015 6:10 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: wifi printer
Replies: 3
Views: 245

Re: wifi printer

trapperjohn wrote:In two separate locations I have a Cannon MPIX 922 all-in-one. No troubles.


i was looking to scan using the Gimp software over the wifi with the hp printer/scanner that i am buying

i never had a wifi scanner /printer before so excited to use it :D
by kidflash
Mon Sep 07, 2015 5:23 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Linux MInt 13 LTS
Replies: 4
Views: 180

Re: Linux MInt 13 LTS

You can use it safely until May, 2017. :) does anybody sell machines with mint on them already i might buy a machine from system 76 An upgrade requires a clean installation of the newer version; if you want to know whether 17.2 is fit for your machine, please generate an overview of your system lik...
by kidflash
Mon Sep 07, 2015 5:21 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Linux MInt 13 LTS
Replies: 4
Views: 180

Re: Linux MInt 13 LTS

You can use it safely until May, 2017. :) An upgrade requires a clean installation of the newer version; if you want to know whether 17.2 is fit for your machine, please generate an overview of your system like this: - Launch a terminal window (this is how to launch a terminal window) ; - make the ...
by kidflash
Mon Sep 07, 2015 5:20 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: wifi printer
Replies: 3
Views: 245

wifi printer

looking to buy a printer that scans and prints wifi

i have a old dell and i use a asus wifi card through the usb port

it works fine picks up all networks will it just do the same for the new printer/scanner ?

:D

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