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by nige
Fri Dec 23, 2011 3:09 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Wallpaper incorrect resolution.
Replies: 1
Views: 505

Wallpaper incorrect resolution.

This may be a problem related to Compiz / if not one of my settings is wrong. I have downloaded backgrounds from Gnome Art, but they always download @ 128 x 96 px, so when set as background the resolution is all wrong. It was fine the other day, although have had a problem with Compiz today. How to ...
by nige
Fri Dec 23, 2011 11:37 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Firefox, resize buttons missing, cant grab
Replies: 1
Views: 487

Re: Firefox, resize buttons missing, cant grab

Sorted. Firefox wasnt the problem. Compiz.
by nige
Fri Dec 23, 2011 9:26 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Firefox, resize buttons missing, cant grab
Replies: 1
Views: 487

Firefox, resize buttons missing, cant grab

This morning I had a Firefox update, since then the resize buttons in the top right hand corner are missing. Plus can not grab and move.
Any ideas ?
I have uninstalled and reinstalled but no change.

Thnx.
by nige
Thu Dec 22, 2011 1:00 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Spotify Free Accounts now work with Linux
Replies: 3
Views: 871

Re: Spotify Free Accounts now work with Linux

Great and easy solution, ...... cool. And Thnx.
by nige
Mon Dec 19, 2011 12:47 pm
Forum: Releases & Announcements
Topic: Linux Mint 12 "Lisa" released!
Replies: 219
Views: 221284

Re: Linux Mint 12 "Lisa" released!

I have been using LM 11 for a little while. I have noticed a couple of comments regarding that there is no point upgrading to LM12. However, surely it is an advance on LM11. Can I do a simple install, upgrade to LM12, which will leave all my settings an data as it is with LM11 ? Or would I have to d...
by nige
Thu Dec 01, 2011 7:39 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Flash 11 ... install.
Replies: 3
Views: 657

Re: Flash 11 ... install.

Many thanks.
by nige
Wed Nov 30, 2011 9:25 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Flash 11 ... install.
Replies: 3
Views: 657

Re: Flash 11 ... install.

Anyone ? ?????
by nige
Tue Nov 29, 2011 2:48 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Flash 11 ... install.
Replies: 3
Views: 657

Flash 11 ... install.

I have tried to download , install Flash 11, without success.
As I am new to Linux, my biggest problem is installing new programs.
Does anyone have a quick solution for me to install Flash 11 ?

Thankyou.
by nige
Mon Nov 21, 2011 8:14 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Install Luminance 2.1 .... help
Replies: 5
Views: 1043

Re: Install Luminance 2.1 .... help

I have trusted version of Luminance 2.1.0 downloaded, but havent been able to install it ( see my previous post), and thats what I want to do, but I am new to Mint, so now need to learn the ropes.
by nige
Mon Nov 21, 2011 5:47 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Install Luminance 2.1 .... help
Replies: 5
Views: 1043

Re: Install Luminance 2.1 .... help

I would still like to install the 2.1.0 version I have downloaded, by going through the Terminal and entering the correct commands. ( need to learn ). So, if I go to downloads file, open Luminance folder, go to file and select 'Open in Terminal' and then enter the command 'qmake', as detailed in the...
by nige
Mon Nov 21, 2011 5:25 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Newbie getting to grips with Mint .... various questions.
Replies: 12
Views: 1057

Re: Newbie getting to grips with Mint .... various questions

Just comes back with; No target specified and no make file found. However, just got this advice on other post; To enable these open Software Manager and in the Edit menu choose Software sources and in there goto the Other Software tab and tick the 2 lines that mention removed. Ok out then in the Sof...
by nige
Mon Nov 21, 2011 5:09 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Install Luminance 2.1 .... help
Replies: 5
Views: 1043

Re: Install Luminance 2.1 .... help

@Remoulder,
thnx, that seems to of worked, although it has downloaded Luminance 2.0, and I was looking for 2.1.0, but its a start so I can start to see how good LumHDR'2.0 is as a HDR program. I looked to see if there was an update option but couldnt see one in the program.

Cheers.
by nige
Mon Nov 21, 2011 4:31 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Newbie getting to grips with Mint .... various questions.
Replies: 12
Views: 1057

Re: Newbie getting to grips with Mint .... various questions

Ok, sorry to be a pain. The link was helpful to a degree. So this is what I have done. 1. Right click on the luminance tar.gz icon and extacted. 2. Opened the new file (green icon) luinance hdr 2.1.0 3. From the file menu selected 'open in terminal' 4. Entered the command 'qmake' as instructed in th...
by nige
Mon Nov 21, 2011 12:30 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Newbie getting to grips with Mint .... various questions.
Replies: 12
Views: 1057

Re: Newbie getting to grips with Mint .... various questions

It is a tar.gz. I understand I have to extract first, so just need idiot guide to install and run.

Cheers.
by nige
Mon Nov 21, 2011 12:16 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Install Luminance 2.1 .... help
Replies: 5
Views: 1043

Install Luminance 2.1 .... help

So I am just starting this new journey with Mint 11. And so far pretty pleased. I am no geek and I guess the phrase 'keep it simple stupid' could apply to me. However I have several questions, and won't post them all here in one post. I installed Mint after Windows completely crashed on my lap top. ...
by nige
Mon Nov 21, 2011 10:42 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Newbie getting to grips with Mint .... various questions.
Replies: 12
Views: 1057

Re: Newbie getting to grips with Mint .... various questions

OK, well seems I can import no problem without the Nikon software, so that panic over. Would still like to have the ability to use some windows progs. So will address this further later. Next is to install a good HDR photo program. I have Gimp, ( but not true HDR), have installed Qtpfsgui, ( which i...
by nige
Mon Nov 21, 2011 8:02 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Newbie getting to grips with Mint .... various questions.
Replies: 12
Views: 1057

Newbie getting to grips with Mint .... various questions.

So I am just starting this new journey with Mint 11. And so far pretty pleased. I am no geek and I guess the phrase 'keep it simple stupid' could apply to me. However I have several questions, and won't post them all here in one post. I installed Mint after Windows completely crashed on my lap top. ...

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