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by EdWh
Sun Oct 07, 2012 11:46 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Problem with boot
Replies: 1
Views: 334

Re: Problem with boot

From EdWh Hi All, It appears no one has answer to my problems so am updating my clone hdd which is only 30 days old and will reclone to problem hdd, whiich is why I keep a clone of my hdd's that it will put me back to my original installation and correct the boot problem. Wish we had more people to ...
by EdWh
Sat Oct 06, 2012 3:50 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Problem with boot
Replies: 1
Views: 334

Problem with boot

Hi All, Intel i7 3.02 4 quad M/B Gigabyte X58 UDR3 12 gb Mushkin 2100 ram 1 - 120gb Verbatim Ssd drive Dual boot, hdd split in two for apprx 60 gb each. Win7 Ult and Linux Mint 13 Maya. Works fine. Since the partitions are so small I decided to add another Ssd 120 gb Hdd and split in two for 60 gb N...
by EdWh
Sat Aug 04, 2012 12:51 pm
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: Copying Music Cd's to Usb Stick
Replies: 10
Views: 1584

Re: Copying Music Cd's to Usb Stick

Hi Seventh Reign
Dr Hu. Thanks for all the help. Will try the rippers you suggested and see what happens.
by EdWh
Fri Aug 03, 2012 10:32 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Linux mint 13 32 and 64 Bit Cinnamon Grub Corruption
Replies: 8
Views: 1103

Re: Linux mint 13 32 and 64 Bit Cinnamon Grub Corruption

Hi All, I have Mint 13 Mate installed and running fine. Will not post all the problems but because of the old kernel in the install dvd, it caused a problem with my Graphics card and would not load. The dvd has kernel 3.2.0.25 and should have had a least the 3.2.0.27.29, which, IF you can get Mint i...
by EdWh
Fri Aug 03, 2012 10:27 am
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: Copying Music Cd's to Usb Stick
Replies: 10
Views: 1584

Re: Copying Music Cd's to Usb Stick

Hi Mick3, Yes this works BUT I have found that there are extra movie clip files embedded in the Audio tracks and after coping the stick will not play. Using Real Player in Win7 to rip and copy to Usb stick land change to Mp3 the stick will play. I like you am not versed enough to understand all this...
by EdWh
Thu Aug 02, 2012 4:57 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Linux mint 13 32 and 64 Bit Cinnamon Grub Corruption
Replies: 8
Views: 1103

Re: Linux mint 13 32 and 64 Bit Cinnamon Grub Corruption

Hi remoulder Thank you for the info. I have been playing with installing Mint 13 Mate 64bit to a 500gb Seagate and have succeeded have it up and running fine. I am looking for help to install it on the 1tb W/D drive with Win7 Ult. Even this install I had to replace graphics card with older Nividia c...
by EdWh
Thu Aug 02, 2012 1:08 pm
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: Copying Music Cd's to Usb Stick
Replies: 10
Views: 1584

Re: Copying Music Cd's to Usb Stick

Thanks mik3c.


Will give it a try, would be nice if it were that simple.
Will let you know;


EdWh
by EdWh
Thu Aug 02, 2012 1:04 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Linux mint 13 32 and 64 Bit Cinnamon Grub Corruption
Replies: 8
Views: 1103

Re: Linux mint 13 32 and 64 Bit Cinnamon Grub Corruption

From EdWh
I just wrote a new post under Install and have been notified by Moderator that it has been redirected to here.

Can anyone tell me where I can contact someone to get help, is there not some way to get to support to help solve this problem?? Thanks. EdWh
by EdWh
Thu Aug 02, 2012 12:58 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Linux mint 13 32 and 64 Bit Cinnamon Grub Corruption
Replies: 8
Views: 1103

Re: Linux mint 13 32 and 64 Bit Cinnamon Grub Corruption

EdWh I switched the Nividia card from the new to my old one and loaded the Mint Cinnamon to a 500gb Hdd without Windows and all went very well and still have it on the drive however attempting to load to the 1tb drive with Win7 on it, using both 32 bit and 64bit Cinnamon gave me nothing but problems...
by EdWh
Sun Jul 29, 2012 4:13 pm
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: Copying Music Cd's to Usb Stick
Replies: 10
Views: 1584

Re: Copying Music Cd's to Usb Stick

Hi Sagirlfahmid3. Thanks again for info. It turns out the cd's are already Mp3. What I need is a Linux Real Player to copy tracks to play list and copy to Usb stick. I can get as many as 12 or more cd's worth of music on a Usb stick and do not have to keep changing disc's. Win7 real player works wel...
by EdWh
Sat Jul 28, 2012 9:54 pm
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: Copying Music Cd's to Usb Stick
Replies: 10
Views: 1584

Re: Copying Music Cd's to Usb Stick

Hi Sagirlfahmid3.

Thanks for info checked out link most appear to be rippers and players no options to export or copy of usb stick. Did no really expect sarcasm or maybe I took it wrong. Thanks again. EdWh
by EdWh
Sat Jul 28, 2012 7:08 pm
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: Copying Music Cd's to Usb Stick
Replies: 10
Views: 1584

Copying Music Cd's to Usb Stick

From - EdWh In win7 I use Realistic software to copy purchased cd's and load to a Usb stick to play on player I have. The software will convert files to Mp3. Can anyone advise if there is a player/copyier in Linux Mint 1l, it should be capable to format a stick and set it up for music albums. I have...
by EdWh
Thu Jul 19, 2012 10:10 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Linux mint 13 32 and 64 Bit Cinnamon Grub Corruption
Replies: 8
Views: 1103

Re: Linux mint 13 32 and 64 Bit Cinnamon Grub Corruption

EdWh Just a couple of extra notes as there is a post just above mine on forum and I believe that the writer may be correct that this is a issue with the Nividia Card as when I boot from the dvd to install and it brings up the screen to- Install Mint, start in compatibility mode and check integrity, ...
by EdWh
Thu Jul 19, 2012 7:56 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Linux mint 13 32 and 64 Bit Cinnamon Grub Corruption
Replies: 8
Views: 1103

Re: Linux mint 13 32 and 64 Bit Cinnamon Grub Corruption

EdWh
Hi Shadowfax.

Thanks for the reply. Did the grub straighten out to boot properly?? Where did you get kernel and what version? If you would be so kind. I want to try again, I know my dvd Iso is o.k. checked the cksum matches. Still working on info to see if I can solve.
by EdWh
Thu Jul 19, 2012 1:16 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Linux mint 13 32 and 64 Bit Cinnamon Grub Corruption
Replies: 8
Views: 1103

Linux mint 13 32 and 64 Bit Cinnamon Grub Corruption

From- EdWh. Hi All, I need some help with Grub in Mint 13. M/B Gibabyte X 58A. 12 gb Mushkin 2100 ddr 3. 2 W/D 1 tb Sata 6 Hdd - Running under Small Hardware Control Interface NOT IDE Graphics. Nividia 555 GE Force - 500 mb ram. Master Cooler dual fan cooler 750w psu. I switched from Ubuntu over a y...
by EdWh
Wed Jul 18, 2012 1:40 pm
Forum: Releases & Announcements
Topic: Poll: Desktop environments
Replies: 580
Views: 669001

Re: Poll: Desktop environments

From- EdWh X58x Gigabyte M/B Intel i7 4 quad 3.20 Ghz 12 gb Muskin ddr 3 2100 mhz 2- 1 tb WD Sata 6 Hdd, win7, Mint split in half. Psu 750 watt Hd Cooler Master 2 fan Nividia GE Force 550 Pci 16x 3d I switched from Ubuntu a year or so ago to Mint 11, works great easy inslall, great boot on dual boot...
by EdWh
Tue Jul 17, 2012 9:40 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: How to safeguard grub in a dual boot?
Replies: 9
Views: 1077

Re: How to safeguard grub in a dual boot?

From EdWh. Hi Argy-bargy. You can reinstall win7 boot files from install dvd. Insert dvd and let it load files and bring you to a Win7 install menu. At bottom left are 3 choices one of which is repair my computer. Click on it and it will check the hdd and find windows load files are missing and offe...
by EdWh
Thu Oct 27, 2011 7:16 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: i7 Intel Cpu
Replies: 5
Views: 550

Re: i7 Intel Cpu

Hi All, Just checked and the i686 -pae is installed and cpu is running on it. Thanks for all the help.

SOLVED.
by EdWh
Thu Oct 27, 2011 7:07 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: i7 Intel Cpu
Replies: 5
Views: 550

Re: i7 Intel Cpu

Hi Aging Tecdnogeek. You guys have some strange names. Thanks for the reply. Will see if I can bring up a view on the package. I did have a connection to Internet during install so as you say should be installed. Thanks again. Ed.
by EdWh
Thu Oct 27, 2011 3:25 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: i7 Intel Cpu
Replies: 5
Views: 550

Re: i7 Intel Cpu

Hi Zero Zero. Installed as 32 bit, do not want to go through install again, thanks for asking. Ed.

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