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by bernieflint
Fri Dec 16, 2016 1:18 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Installation OpenShot and Avidemux onto LM13
Replies: 0
Views: 108

Installation OpenShot and Avidemux onto LM13

Hi guys , I have LM13 , and Ubuntu 15.10 installed. I want to download (1) Openshot) and (2) (Avidemux), onto LM13 . Can anyone give me the correct procedures and coding to do this. Many thanks, It would be handy for the install instructions for Ubuntu as well, but not essential, BTW, is there any g...
by bernieflint
Thu Feb 12, 2015 7:23 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Wordpress or Joomla any issues with LM 13 -16
Replies: 1
Views: 187

Wordpress or Joomla any issues with LM 13 -16

Hi Guys I am thinking of creating a website with Wordpress or possibly Joomla, is there any issues with either of these resources, using LM 13 or 16? If you are currently creating or have created a website using either of these resources with LM, please advise, and specify if there are any issues , ...
by bernieflint
Sat Mar 08, 2014 12:17 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Is there a "system restore" feature on LM13?
Replies: 3
Views: 354

Is there a "system restore" feature on LM13?

Hi guys , is there a system restore feature on Linux Mint 13 ? Similar to the MS feature? I want to create an exact image , or restore the computer to previous good working state,Just in case I incorrectly install any software that causes problems with the running of the system. cheers, thanks in ad...
by bernieflint
Sat Mar 01, 2014 1:31 pm
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: Trouble Free Audacity Install, Help Required
Replies: 5
Views: 911

Re: Trouble Free Audacity Install, Help Required

Hi Kyphi, many thanks for the info and codes. I have now got Audacity and Avidmux installed, I went to Firefox and installed Downloadhelper from the add-on list. Very clear instructions. Do you have any links to tutorials to (1) How to(s), use the downloadhelper.? Many thanks. :)
by bernieflint
Sat Mar 01, 2014 1:27 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: LM 15 which distro?
Replies: 4
Views: 280

Re: LM 15 which distro?

Thanks , gold_finger, did not know those two bits of info. Unfortunately , that command is not giving me the specific DE info, only the distro version , although your post jogged my memory, I remember there was a simple guide posted somewhere on this site listing the most common essential terminal c...
by bernieflint
Wed Feb 26, 2014 3:14 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: LM 15 which distro?
Replies: 4
Views: 280

LM 15 which distro?

Hi guys, just checked out the download page for LM15 ( for a 32bit version) there are quite a few versions to choose from? I am currently running LM13, there are 5 options to choose from, on the LM13 , I just use what ever the system opens up with? I just want to download the ordinary version of LM1...
by bernieflint
Wed Feb 26, 2014 3:01 pm
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: Trouble Free Audacity Install, Help Required
Replies: 5
Views: 911

Trouble Free Audacity Install, Help Required

hi guys, can anyone advise how to download and install a trouble free version of Audacity? Its for my laptop Dell d620 running LM 13 at present, ( will probably be running LM 15 sometime in future) Secondly, although not specified in original post topic, its purpose, is to download You Tube audio an...
by bernieflint
Sun Feb 02, 2014 9:25 pm
Forum: Other topics
Topic: Linux mint,Coffee house wifi connection
Replies: 5
Views: 1130

Re: Linux mint,Coffee house wifi connection

Thanks for the additional advice guys. :)
by bernieflint
Sat Jan 11, 2014 6:36 pm
Forum: Other topics
Topic: Linux mint,Coffee house wifi connection
Replies: 5
Views: 1130

Re: Linux mint,Coffee house wifi connection

Hi Fraoch, thanks for the technical explanation. Apparently you are right I have searched google since the post, and other people seem to be using coffee shop wifi OK, with a few exceptions, I am going to test a LM 13 in a coffee shop and see what happens. Many thanks for the explanation. Cheers :)
by bernieflint
Fri Jan 10, 2014 8:21 pm
Forum: Other topics
Topic: Linux mint,Coffee house wifi connection
Replies: 5
Views: 1130

Linux mint,Coffee house wifi connection

Hi guys , can anyone confirm if linux mint will work on the internet coffee shop wifi systems like , starbucks or Costas in the UK, same question will LM work on the Uk transport wifi systems. bus,train ,ect. I mention this as sometimes linux systems do not show up on other systems. Anything that is...
by bernieflint
Wed Nov 13, 2013 12:32 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Does USB wifi adaptor work with LM 10
Replies: 17
Views: 7119

Re: Does USB wifi adaptor work with LM 10

At the moment I am accessing the computer with,” Change user option, to Gnome Classic ( no effects)” then ,user name, and password, then “ use this option for this session only” this method seems to work fine every time, and I have little or no problems. as long as I do the precedure discribed. I us...
by bernieflint
Sat Nov 02, 2013 11:15 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Does USB wifi adaptor work with LM 10
Replies: 17
Views: 7119

Re: Does USB wifi adaptor work with LM 10

Okay , I have changed the session to Gnome Classic, I have got the start button back and access to all the programs, that is the main issue, thanks. I have to quit the session by using the up and down keypad keys? I am not to concerned about this however I have experienced a few problems actually ge...
by bernieflint
Sat Oct 26, 2013 10:48 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Does USB wifi adaptor work with LM 10
Replies: 17
Views: 7119

Re: Does USB wifi adaptor work with LM 10

Yes it’s a LM13 Cinnamon 32 bit Gnome 3. Cant access programs or turn it off? I going to reinstall it on another computer , see what happens? any other ideas?
by bernieflint
Thu Oct 24, 2013 1:38 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Does USB wifi adaptor work with LM 10
Replies: 17
Views: 7119

Re: Does USB wifi adaptor work with LM 10

Hi AlbertP. I think I have it working. When I installed it a dialog box appeared with the message, NETWORK, Disconnected – you are now offline. Not to sure about this distro as I have now lost the left hand corner button that allows access to all the programs, and I have not got my firewall up for t...
by bernieflint
Sun Oct 20, 2013 10:48 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Does USB wifi adaptor work with LM 10
Replies: 17
Views: 7119

Re: Does USB wifi adaptor work with LM 10

Yes,It's still about the TP-Link TL-WN823N wifi dongle. I am going to insert it into the LM13 tonight. post results tomorrow.
by bernieflint
Thu Oct 17, 2013 6:21 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Does USB wifi adaptor work with LM 10
Replies: 17
Views: 7119

Re: Does USB wifi adaptor work with LM 10

Hi AlbertP, well I installed LM13, its working, I installed a USB internet dongle and it worked straight out of the box! I am writing this from my computer, all the other posts were from the local library, public access computers. with regard to the WiFi adaptor , im still trying to work out how thi...
by bernieflint
Mon Oct 07, 2013 12:18 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Does USB wifi adaptor work with LM 10
Replies: 17
Views: 7119

Re: Does USB wifi adaptor work with LM 10

Thanks to both of you , I am going to test LM 13, LTS: will send off for it, and I will post results.Cheers. :)
by bernieflint
Sat Oct 05, 2013 11:05 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Does USB wifi adaptor work with LM 10
Replies: 17
Views: 7119

Re: Does USB wifi adaptor work with LM 10

Hi AlbertP, the device is a, TP Link 300 Mbps mini wireless N USB adaptor, Model number, TL – WN823N, ver:1.1 I am testing the wifi adaptor on a Dell Dimension 2350, running LM10, 1GB memory, 2.6 GHz CPU. , So I would have to change to a Mint distro capable of working on this machine. With regard to...
by bernieflint
Thu Oct 03, 2013 11:12 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Does USB wifi adaptor work with LM 10
Replies: 17
Views: 7119

Re: Does USB wifi adaptor work with LM 10

Hi rokytnji, thanks , the machine I am testing the wifi adaptor on is a Dell Dimension 2350 , running LM10, 1GB memory, 2.6 Ghz CPU. Have had problems with other distros after 10 but may try 13 as suggested. So there is not a problem using USB wifi with Linux Mint? as I have never used wifi, only US...

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