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by rmuccioli
Mon Feb 16, 2009 8:34 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: USB on Virtualbox...
Replies: 8
Views: 1610

Re: USB on Virtualbox...

I was having issues trying to get my USB to work with Virtualbox I'm a GUI guy so command line stuff is not my thing. I found a post and modified it for mint. No command line needed and it works. I hope this helps the GUI guys like me..... Its works now and here what you have to do. VBox needs to be...
by rmuccioli
Fri Dec 26, 2008 6:41 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: hp dv2000 dv2940se
Replies: 5
Views: 1227

Re: hp dv2000 dv2940se

Now running Mint 6.0 and having no issues. It found everything including the bluetooth.
by rmuccioli
Mon Oct 27, 2008 11:10 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: hp dv2000 dv2940se
Replies: 5
Views: 1227

Re: hp dv2000 dv2940se

Have been running it for a few weeks with no issues.. :?

Tested it withLinux Mint 5 x64 rc1 and again with the full release of Mint 5 x64.
by rmuccioli
Fri Oct 24, 2008 9:55 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: ipod touch
Replies: 2
Views: 718

Re: ipod touch

rather then try to us a windows program. Try Rhythmbox which is installed in Mint or soungbird on the getdep sight removed/
by rmuccioli
Fri Oct 24, 2008 9:49 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Replacing Windows
Replies: 4
Views: 601

Re: Replacing Windows

Boot the CD click on the install button when it comes to partition manager click on complete drive and let mint do its thing.. I have wiped Vista off about 5 computers with Mint with no issues.
by rmuccioli
Fri Oct 24, 2008 9:30 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: hp dv2000 dv2940se
Replies: 5
Views: 1227

Re: hp dv2000 dv2940se

Ok I installed Elyssa 64 connect to internet, then in the Synaptic package manager activate "Hardy-Proposed" in the updates tab, reload the repositories and updated 2.6.24.21 kernel, with its headers, modules and restricted modules. Reboot the laptop, and then in the Restricted Drivers Application, ...
by rmuccioli
Fri Oct 24, 2008 9:24 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: AVG Free
Replies: 6
Views: 1225

Re: AVG Free

This works... Rught Click on Elyssa -> edit menu" To launch the menu editor. Find the AVG entry in Accessories. Right click its entry and select Properties. In the "Command" box add gksudo to the beginning (ie. make it look like this "gksudo avggui") Click on close for the AVG option then the same f...
by rmuccioli
Sat Oct 11, 2008 9:23 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: hp dv2000 dv2940se
Replies: 5
Views: 1227

hp dv2000 dv2940se

Just loaded Mint 5.0 and the wireless is not working. I can download and .EXE file from Hp but the windows wireless drives needs an .INF file so how do I get this? I have also see Broadcom has a Linux driver but I'm not sure about the install instructions Looking for some help and guidance i'm still...
by rmuccioli
Wed Sep 03, 2008 9:25 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Acer 3050 Microphone / Web Cam / Skype / Iraq deplyment
Replies: 4
Views: 1045

Re: Acer 3050 Microphone / Web Cam / Skype / Iraq deplyment

I figured it out.
After double clicking on the volume applet, edit, preferences I had to activate capture and digital. Then under the volume controls a new tab appeared were i was able to un-mute the microphone and now it all works.
by rmuccioli
Wed Aug 27, 2008 9:13 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Acer 3050 Microphone / Web Cam / Skype / Iraq deplyment
Replies: 4
Views: 1045

Re: Acer 3050 Microphone / Web Cam / Skype / Iraq deplyment

Still looking at the web cams. If any one can recommend one let me know.
As far as the mic I have everything mic related turned on and unmuted but still the mic does not work... :cry:
by rmuccioli
Thu Aug 21, 2008 9:28 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Acer 3050 Microphone / Web Cam / Skype / Iraq deplyment
Replies: 4
Views: 1045

Acer 3050 Microphone / Web Cam / Skype / Iraq deplyment

I have an Acer 3050 and from what I can tell the microphone is not working? I'm trying to use Skype and have not been able to do to what I believe to be a microphone issue. The 2nd issues is what web cam works best with Linux Elyssa. Again this is to be used with skype. I'm to be deployed to Iraq an...
by rmuccioli
Sun Jun 22, 2008 7:54 pm
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: ATI Video Acer with video veiwing issue
Replies: 12
Views: 2918

Re: ATI Video Acer with video veiwing issue

I can now use compiz with Mint 5.0 but have to turn it off to run Google Earth and most games...
by rmuccioli
Sun Jun 22, 2008 7:51 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Battery Monitor not working on Acer 3050
Replies: 5
Views: 1472

Re: Battery Monitor not working on Acer 3050

Well the saga continues. After receiving my computer back from Acer the 2nd time it still had an issues with the battery monitor symbol... Well after some experimenting and trouble shooting I figured out that Acer had updated my BIOS. I reloaded the one from the web site for Windows and reinstalled ...
by rmuccioli
Mon Apr 21, 2008 6:24 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Media Converter
Replies: 4
Views: 925

Re: Media Converter

I'm currently running DEVEDE 3.7 which I got from removed and it works great.

Heres the link.
removed/app/DeVeDe

Good Luck :D
by rmuccioli
Mon Apr 21, 2008 6:12 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Battery Monitor not working on Acer 3050
Replies: 5
Views: 1472

Re: Battery Monitor not working on Acer 3050

I'm sorry. The battery monitor icon on the Gnome panel in the lower right corner. It is always showing that it is plugged even when its not. I have no way of knowing how long the battery will last. It was working but has stopped, since I got it back from acer (they replaced the monitor) I have reins...
by rmuccioli
Sat Apr 19, 2008 1:56 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Battery Monitor not working on Acer 3050
Replies: 5
Views: 1472

Battery Monitor not working on Acer 3050

The Battery Monitor is not working on my Acer 3050. It was working at one point before i sent it back to acer for a screen replaced and had not worked since. I was duel booting with Windows XP and the Monitor worked in XP so its not a hardware issue. I have reinstalled Linux Mint with out Duel booti...
by rmuccioli
Wed Feb 27, 2008 8:03 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Media Converter
Replies: 4
Views: 925

Re: Media Converter

After a little tweaking I was able to correct the sound issue

Thanks
Ronald Muccioli
by rmuccioli
Wed Feb 27, 2008 8:01 pm
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: ATI Video Acer with video veiwing issue
Replies: 12
Views: 2918

Re: ATI Video Acer with video veiwing issue

I have also stop using compiz and have had a better time running applications

Thanks

Ronald Muccioli
by rmuccioli
Sun Feb 10, 2008 6:35 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Media Converter
Replies: 4
Views: 925

Re: Media Converter

I like DeVeDe but I having issues with the sound. It worked fine on my Mpeg-4 but no luck on avi to DVDs. I'm having sound issues. I reinstalled mencoder and everything and it still does not work..

Thanks

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