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by PJC
Sat Feb 13, 2016 8:45 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: DVD Burning software for DVD players
Replies: 2
Views: 252

DVD Burning software for DVD players

Hello

There is a simple DVD burning program in Windows that allow to collect files burn them to a DVD and then make the DVD playable in a DVD player.

Is there something the same in Mint?

I don't want it to anything other that that!!

Regards

Paul in Queanbeyan
by PJC
Wed Sep 17, 2014 7:25 am
Forum: Xfce
Topic: Menus in Windows missing
Replies: 2
Views: 490

Re: Menus in Windows missing

Hello and thank you for your reply

Yes that worked

Regards

Paul
by PJC
Mon Sep 15, 2014 6:59 am
Forum: Xfce
Topic: Menus in Windows missing
Replies: 2
Views: 490

Menus in Windows missing

Hello

I was silly and deleted the menus option in the file manager windows and cannot work out how to get it back.

I'm using Mint 17 XFCE

Regards

Paul
by PJC
Mon Sep 24, 2012 6:31 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Lost Desktop
Replies: 1
Views: 317

Re: Lost Desktop

Hello

I figured it out.

Thank you

Paul
by PJC
Mon Sep 24, 2012 5:38 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Lost Desktop
Replies: 1
Views: 317

Lost Desktop

Hello This morning I installed some of the Humble Bundle games and some changed the screen resolution but worked fine. When I got home the pc has lost its desktop. It seems to boot fine but all that is on the screen is an icon for Bookmarks. you can right click and get some setting options and they ...
by PJC
Thu Jun 21, 2012 8:51 am
Forum: MATE
Topic: Folders renaming themselves
Replies: 2
Views: 427

Re: Folders renaming themselves -solved

Hello

This did not happen again and I think that it is sloved

Paul
by PJC
Thu Jun 14, 2012 6:25 am
Forum: MATE
Topic: Folders renaming themselves
Replies: 2
Views: 427

Re: Folders renaming themselves

Hello

I may have found the cause. I downloaded and installed the latest version of the Bufflo firmware and it has not done it again

Her'e hoping

Paul

PS if it does not do it in a few days I will declare it solved
by PJC
Mon Jun 11, 2012 5:46 pm
Forum: MATE
Topic: Folders renaming themselves
Replies: 2
Views: 427

Folders renaming themselves

Hello, I have the very unusual problem of the folder I'm putting files into are re-naming themselves. The new names are a series of letters and numbers with a - before the last digit. Can anyone help? Regards Paul PS I'm not positive that it because of what I'm doing now but that is where it is happ...
by PJC
Fri Jun 08, 2012 6:06 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Mint 13 MATE 64 bit locking up
Replies: 4
Views: 856

Re: Mint 13 MATE 64 bit locking up

Thank you for your reply. Here is my result $ lspci 00:00.0 Host bridge: Intel Corporation Ivy Bridge DRAM Controller (rev 09) 00:01.0 PCI bridge: Intel Corporation Ivy Bridge PCI Express Root Port (rev 09) 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation Ivy Bridge Graphics Controller (rev 09) ...
by PJC
Thu Jun 07, 2012 5:54 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Mint 13 MATE 64 bit locking up
Replies: 4
Views: 856

Mint 13 MATE 64 bit locking up

Hello I have installed Mint Linux MATE 64 bit on a new computer and all is well except it randomly locks up. I thought it was due to ripping software I was using but it just did it when I was just renaming some directories. It locks solid and has to be powered off. It has always locked up while doin...
by PJC
Sat Jun 02, 2012 10:56 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: k9copy,handbrake.vlc ripping, crash inmint 13
Replies: 1
Views: 727

Re: k9copy,handbrake.vlc ripping, crash inmint 13

Hello

I have the same or similar problem

I'm using Acidrip the machine locks solid and has to be restarted.

I will montor your post and see if there is an answer

Paul
by PJC
Wed May 30, 2012 5:49 pm
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: HOW TO: Install Sun JRE Java on Linux Mint (script included)
Replies: 74
Views: 27625

Re: HOW TO: Install Sun Java on Linux Mint (script included!

Hello Still does not work for me when I use your script. I have tried as root as as me and get this outcome paul@paul-mint12 ~ $ sh java64.sh Hi there. I hope you like this script. It is here to make life easier for those who are having difficulty installing Java manually. As a noob myself at shell ...
by PJC
Wed May 30, 2012 1:39 am
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: HOW TO: Install Sun JRE Java on Linux Mint (script included)
Replies: 74
Views: 27625

Re: HOW TO: Install Sun Java on Linux Mint (script included!

Hello I think I did all this and here is the error I am getting (I think that this bit is important. It is Moneydance I am trying to get to work. Start Preparing JRE ... /var/lib/dpkg/info/moneydance.postinst: 22: /var/lib/dpkg/info/moneydance.postinst: bin/unpack200: not found Error unpacking jar f...
by PJC
Tue May 29, 2012 7:33 am
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: HOW TO: Install Sun JRE Java on Linux Mint (script included)
Replies: 74
Views: 27625

Re: HOW TO: Install Sun Java on Linux Mint (script included!

Hello

I'm sorry but it did not work for me and I've tried for an hour to install Java 7 so I can run one program.

Very tired and fustrated.

Will try again tomorrow.

There must be a better way to do this

Regards

Paul
by PJC
Mon May 28, 2012 6:06 pm
Forum: Other networking topics
Topic: Mounting Network drives
Replies: 3
Views: 1739

Re: Mounting Network drives (solved)

solved
by PJC
Mon May 28, 2012 6:05 pm
Forum: Other networking topics
Topic: Mounting Network drives
Replies: 3
Views: 1739

Re: Mounting Network drives

Hello and thank you for your reply,

Yes that worked.

Paul
by PJC
Mon May 28, 2012 9:43 am
Forum: Other networking topics
Topic: Mounting Network drives
Replies: 3
Views: 1739

Mounting Network drives

Hello I have just purchased a new PC and installed Mint 13 64 and all seems fine. I copied the part of the FSTAB that has been working on the old PC to mount network drives and it does not work. When I do the indivdual lines in a terminal i get this mount: wrong fs type, bad option, bad superblock o...
by PJC
Sat Jan 29, 2011 9:34 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Keyboard during boot
Replies: 3
Views: 337

Solved Re: Keyboard during boot

Hello Willie42,

spot on. Why would you want to disable USB support for the keyboard and mouse?

Thank you

Paul
by PJC
Sat Jan 29, 2011 7:31 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Keyboard during boot
Replies: 3
Views: 337

Keyboard during boot

Hello, When i installed Mint I noticed that a USB keyboard did not work during the boot process and I could not select XP and had to wait till grub timed out and booted Mint. I moved the keyboard to a PS/2 socket using one of those adaptors and all worked well. Last week I bought a KMV switch so I c...
by PJC
Sat Jan 22, 2011 3:26 am
Forum: Other networking topics
Topic: Domain Password
Replies: 20
Views: 1601

Solved: Re: Domain Password

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