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by kf6eml
Tue Aug 23, 2016 4:41 am
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: [SOLVED] Mint 18 - 64bit - Cinnamon - Black Screen on login
Replies: 33
Views: 25174

Re: [SOLVED] Mint 18 - 64bit - Cinnamon - Black Screen on login

Searching around the web, I finally hit on adding the following parameters to the "Linux .... no splash" line of the grub2 entry for LM18: Append "nvidia.modeset=0 grub_gfxmode=1680x1050x24" to the entry. (I'm running an Nvidia graphics card, and the gfxmode entry is the normal characteristics for ...
by kf6eml
Thu May 28, 2015 10:56 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: Mint 17 wifi issues vs 16
Replies: 91
Views: 27676

Re: Mint 17 wifi issues vs 16

I've been having the disconnect problem, too, though downloading is not a problem. Anything that uses the wi-fi continuously, such as streaming audio/video or torrent up/download keeps the connection stable, though torrent activity slows web browsing to a crawl. When I'm using it intermittently, e.g...
by kf6eml
Sun Jul 06, 2014 1:38 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: What made you switch to Linux Mint?
Replies: 601
Views: 89371

Re: What made you switch to Linux Mint?

I had a windows vista home basic box, in which I installed an SSD. It ran much faster than it had with a spinning drive, so great! Then I found a windows 7 laptop in the trash (had a bad driver - once that was fixed, it "worked," as well as windows 7 ever "works.") I hate windows 7 even more than I ...
by kf6eml
Fri Jul 04, 2014 11:44 am
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: Using audacity to record streaming audio?
Replies: 12
Views: 5591

Re: Using audacity to record streaming audio?

Works like a charm!

Thanks very much

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