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by tfdjim
Thu Mar 29, 2012 4:38 pm
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Cinnamon not loading
Replies: 1
Views: 563

Re: Cinnamon not loading

Hello Everyone! I am fairly new to linux. I just recently installed Mint 12 alongside Windows XP on an old Dell computer of mine. The Gnome classic desktop workes fine, but when I installed Cinnamon and tried loading it, all I got was a screen with nothing but the Linuxmint background. Right-click ...
by tfdjim
Thu Mar 29, 2012 4:10 pm
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: [SOLVED] Cinnamon won't load
Replies: 6
Views: 970

Re: Cinnamon won't load

-When you choose Gnome, do you get full-blown gnome-shell or fallback mode? -Have you maxed your graphic memory to 128 MB and enabled 3D acceleration in the Guest's settings? -Have you installed the latest (4.1.10) Guest Additions? I got fallback mode. I double checked the graphics memory and it wa...
by tfdjim
Fri Mar 23, 2012 7:14 pm
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: [SOLVED] Cinnamon won't load
Replies: 6
Views: 970

Re: Cinnamon won't load

I installed thru a terminal window - sudo apt-get install cinnamon

Cinnamon-session not a choice thru synaptic pkg mgr. Tried installing cinnamon-session thru terminal, terminal switched to cinnamon and stated I had most recent version installed.
by tfdjim
Fri Mar 23, 2012 2:18 pm
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: [SOLVED] Cinnamon won't load
Replies: 6
Views: 970

[SOLVED] Cinnamon won't load

I have Mint 12 installed in Virtualbox. I have followed the instructions to install Cinnamon. After Cinnamon installation, I restart my computer, choose Cinnamon at the login screen, enter my password and hit Enter. Mint boots into Gnome, not Cinnamon. :( I logged out, verified that Cinnamon was cho...

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