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by Robbhc
Tue Jul 26, 2011 11:24 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: which one do I choose?
Replies: 13
Views: 893

Re: which one do I choose?

Thank you Edwardr, you have been very informative, I have a much better understanding of how it all operates now...am hoping the I can run G3 with Linux, if I am succsssful I will post it. :wink:
by Robbhc
Tue Jul 26, 2011 9:47 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: which one do I choose?
Replies: 13
Views: 893

Re: which one do I choose?

Thank you lord max...this is all I really needed to know..so here is one thing I don't understand...If I run a Live CD, it will run Widows Programs, but as soon as it is installed it will no longer run these programs..I have had this experiance with Ubuntu..so why oh why...dosn't Linux add Wine or w...
by Robbhc
Tue Jul 26, 2011 2:42 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: which one do I choose?
Replies: 13
Views: 893

Re: which one do I choose?

:idea: OK :) ...I have read the user guide :wink: ...I read about the known issues :roll: .....I still have just one question :?: ............................................................................... :arrow: IF I install Mint 11 onto my Laptop, will I be able to use a MS Windows program wi...
by Robbhc
Mon Jul 25, 2011 10:21 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: which one do I choose?
Replies: 13
Views: 893

Re: which one do I choose?

No Live CD. no news agents here to buy the Linux mag. Would need to travel to Australia to do this. There is no postal service ether, the a postal service is in development, though I will check out the user guide.
by Robbhc
Mon Jul 25, 2011 9:58 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: which one do I choose?
Replies: 13
Views: 893

which one do I choose?

I live and work in Timor Leste, one of youngest nations in the world :D . This counrty is only just moving to it's 10th year of development :) , something that I think Linux developers can relate to 8) . However, there are still many issues need dealing with, the communication company :x , Timor Te...
by Robbhc
Tue Jul 19, 2011 10:26 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: I really need help...will not install other programs
Replies: 3
Views: 482

I really need help...will not install other programs

When I try to install any program, like the one for my Mobile Modem :( (Virgin). all I get is these error messages. :? Archive: /media/Virgin Mobile /AutoRun.exe [/media/Virgin Mobile /AutoRun.exe] End-of-central-directory signature not found. Either this file is not a zipfile, or it constitutes on...
by Robbhc
Mon Jul 18, 2011 10:19 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: can not install mobile modem
Replies: 1
Views: 228

can not install mobile modem

I have just installed Mint 8 from a disk I found in an old Linux mag, I have a mobile modem, but the mint8 program will not install it. So I can not go online to update the OS. when I use the auto install I get a message telling me that it can not find the "install.exe". I have tried to manual insta...

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