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by Khalid
Sun Oct 24, 2010 1:30 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Duel Booting/Installing XP SP3 while Linux Mint is all I got
Replies: 3
Views: 301

Re: Duel Booting/Installing XP SP3 while Linux Mint is all I

Thank you for the quick answer, but, can you tell me how to backup/restore the grub or whatever that is?

Please know that I'm a total beginner to all this... thanks.
by Khalid
Sun Oct 24, 2010 12:20 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Duel Booting/Installing XP SP3 while Linux Mint is all I got
Replies: 3
Views: 301

Duel Booting/Installing XP SP3 while Linux Mint is all I got

Is there a way to do that? I have tried many things but I've failed.. I want to dual boot XP SP3 but with Linux Mint installed first. All I have right now is Linux Mint and some Live CD's.. I've also got the original XP SP3 (shipped with my Dell) CD.. I got nothing else to say since I'm lost.. so, c...
by Khalid
Sat Sep 18, 2010 2:46 am
Forum: Desktop Screenshots
Topic: Unofficial Post Your Linux Mint Desktop Thread
Replies: 6596
Views: 774632

Re: Unofficial Post Your Linux Mint Desktop Thread

Can someone, like, if you don't mind.. post me links to Linux Mint resources, themes, stuff like that? To pimp my desktop? Oh and.. y'know those sidebar things that put your system info? and time? I wonder what they're called? Plus, the thing that is below with a bunch of icons.. what's that called...
by Khalid
Sat Sep 18, 2010 2:42 am
Forum: Open chat
Topic: Officially removing myself from Google...
Replies: 109
Views: 9782

Re: Officially removing myself from Google...

Y'know the funny thing? Google Chrome OS = Linux. Lol.

Serious business.
by Khalid
Wed Sep 15, 2010 8:46 pm
Forum: Desktop Screenshots
Topic: Unofficial Post Your Linux Mint Desktop Thread
Replies: 6596
Views: 774632

Re: Unofficial Post Your Linux Mint Desktop Thread

Can someone, like, if you don't mind.. post me links to Linux Mint resources, themes, stuff like that? To pimp my desktop? Oh and.. y'know those sidebar things that put your system info? and time? I wonder what they're called? Plus, the thing that is below with a bunch of icons.. what's that called ...
by Khalid
Wed Sep 15, 2010 8:35 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Discussion about Adobe Photoshop/Wine on Linux Mint.
Replies: 15
Views: 3880

Re: Discussion about Adobe Photoshop/Wine on Linux Mint.

cra1g321 wrote:you should maybe check out playonlinux. i think someone has made a script for installing photoshop in it (i think for CS4) not sure about CS5

Oh, well, maybe.. I'll check that out. Thank you.
by Khalid
Tue Sep 14, 2010 7:17 am
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: Linux-Unix cheat sheets - The ultimate collection
Replies: 36
Views: 54948

Re: Linux-Unix cheat sheets - The ultimate collection

Whoa, thank you for this! I might as well get my printer and print all this and keep them somewhere safe close to me!
by Khalid
Tue Sep 14, 2010 5:15 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: How do I install NVIDIA's driver on my Linux Mint 9?
Replies: 2
Views: 297

Re: How do I install NVIDIA's driver on my Linux Mint 9?

Okay, then, never mind, I just installed it from Hardware Drivers and it worked. TY.
by Khalid
Tue Sep 14, 2010 5:14 am
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: How to get VLC media player's Last.fm scrobbler work.
Replies: 1
Views: 1386

How to get VLC media player's Last.fm scrobbler work.

Hi, this is my first tutorial/how to. I made it because I went through so much trying to get this work, so maybe.. just maybe, someone else gets here one day and gets it working easily. 1. Make sure you've entered your RIGHT user name AND password, be careful while typing your password. 2. Make sure...
by Khalid
Tue Sep 14, 2010 3:31 am
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Hello...
Replies: 5
Views: 623

Re: Hello...

Welcome to Linux Mint Forums. :D
by Khalid
Tue Sep 14, 2010 3:27 am
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Discussion about Adobe Photoshop/Wine on Linux Mint.
Replies: 15
Views: 3880

Re: Discussion about Adobe Photoshop/Wine on Linux Mint.

bigBuckets wrote:I believe Photoshop 7 was the version just before CS.

I've also used PS7 with wine with no problem. I wish I could test the rest but I don't own any other version.

DAMN MAN! That is too old.. I wonder how I'm going to work with that!
by Khalid
Tue Sep 14, 2010 2:00 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [SOLVED] How to set OpenOffice default browser?
Replies: 4
Views: 464

Re: How to set OpenOffice default browser?

Thanks thenewguy. Yes, that post is mine too and fortunately I found a solution with an OpenOffice extension and it works like a charm. Regards PS: How can I mark this thread as solved? Click [urlhttp://forums.linuxmint.com/posting.php?mode=edit&f=90&p=316835]here[/url]. If that doesn't wor...
by Khalid
Tue Sep 14, 2010 1:59 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: How do I install NVIDIA's driver on my Linux Mint 9?
Replies: 2
Views: 297

How do I install NVIDIA's driver on my Linux Mint 9?

I've downloaded it, "NVIDIA-Linux-x86-256.53.run" and I tried installing it, but I failed.. it got more complicated than in Linux Mint 7. I couldn't disable the xserver OR Nouveau driver.. So, please, if you don't mind.. give me a way to disable them and then install them all from the real...
by Khalid
Tue Sep 14, 2010 1:22 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: 32 bit or 64 bit
Replies: 4
Views: 323

Re: 32 bit or 64 bit

lakehousetech wrote:
Khalid wrote:If your laptop can handle 64-bit but you used 32-bit and that gave you a problem, then use 64-bit instead and hopefully your display problem will most probably get fixed.


You can't assume that switching from 32 to 64 bit will solve a display issue.

I apologize for my mistake.
by Khalid
Tue Sep 14, 2010 1:21 am
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Discussion about Adobe Photoshop/Wine on Linux Mint.
Replies: 15
Views: 3880

Re: Discussion about Adobe Photoshop/Wine on Linux Mint.

JessiRay wrote:I'm not sure about CS5 or mint, but my copy of 7 ran great on Ubuntu. I need to install it on mint and see if it and how it works. It should be practically the same though, since Mint is based on Ubuntu after all... unless you're using the new Debian Mint.


7 is CS2 right?

I'm using Linux Mint 9.
by Khalid
Mon Sep 13, 2010 6:46 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Discussion about Adobe Photoshop/Wine on Linux Mint.
Replies: 15
Views: 3880

Discussion about Adobe Photoshop/Wine on Linux Mint.

So, have anyone trying installing Adobe Photoshop on your Linux Mint with this software called Wine? If so, how does it work? Does it crash, or have errors, or are you unable to do some things, in example, unable to use some tools? Also, which version of Adobe Photoshop are you using? Since I'm a Ph...
by Khalid
Mon Sep 13, 2010 6:41 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Linux Mint 9 "Isadora" - Gnome DVD (32-bit)
Replies: 2
Views: 271

Re: Linux Mint 9 "Isadora" - Gnome DVD (32-bit)

Thanks for the very detailed bug report. I suppose there are two distinct possibilities. One being that the disc is corrupted and something went wrong with the burn process. Though I couldn't say what exactly. The other is that the application isn't performing the check properly. For what it's wort...
by Khalid
Mon Sep 13, 2010 6:13 pm
Forum: Artwork
Topic: Linux Mint Offical Logos
Replies: 15
Views: 26378

Re: Linux Mint Offical Logos

Thank you for this! Exactly what I was looking for..
by Khalid
Mon Sep 13, 2010 6:10 pm
Forum: Artwork
Topic: my wallpaper for Linux Mint [Agg. 24 STATE UP]
Replies: 31
Views: 6165

Re: my wallpaper for Linux Mint [Agg. 18 STATE UP]

Wow, man, amazing work!
by Khalid
Mon Sep 13, 2010 6:06 pm
Forum: Artwork
Topic: My Dark Mint Wallpaper
Replies: 8
Views: 2820

Re: My Dark Mint Wallpaper

That looks really nice. I like it, thank you for keepin' it OPEN SOURCE. *awesome face*

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