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by marsh20
Thu May 11, 2017 11:39 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Why is it so hard to use Linux?
Replies: 33
Views: 1105

Re: Why is it so hard to use Linux?

I so want to post this one to the debian forum>
by marsh20
Thu May 11, 2017 11:39 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Why is it so hard to use Linux?
Replies: 33
Views: 1105

Re: Why is it so hard to use Linux?

and the OP has long gone ?!?!
by marsh20
Thu May 11, 2017 5:49 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Why is it so hard to use Linux?
Replies: 33
Views: 1105

Re: Why is it so hard to use Linux?

I can only imagine the sort of response the Debian forum would have given.
by marsh20
Fri Apr 21, 2017 4:19 am
Forum: Printers & Scanners
Topic: Unable to print on Brother dcp 9020
Replies: 11
Views: 336

Re: Unable to print on Brother dcp 9020

pdc many thanks, noted.
by marsh20
Thu Apr 20, 2017 3:12 pm
Forum: Printers & Scanners
Topic: Unable to print on Brother dcp 9020
Replies: 11
Views: 336

Solved !!Re: Unable to print on Brother dcp 9020

now working
by marsh20
Thu Apr 20, 2017 3:07 pm
Forum: Printers & Scanners
Topic: Unable to print on Brother dcp 9020
Replies: 11
Views: 336

Re: Unable to print on Brother dcp 9020

Curiouser and curiouser, printed all sorts of other stuff test pages web pages but can't do firefox emails. weird.
by marsh20
Thu Apr 20, 2017 2:54 pm
Forum: Printers & Scanners
Topic: Unable to print on Brother dcp 9020
Replies: 11
Views: 336

Re: Unable to print on Brother dcp 9020

dpkg -l | grep Brother ii brscan4 0.4.4-2 amd64 Brother Scanner Driver ii dcp9020cdwcupswrapper 1.1.4-0 i386 Brother CUPS Laser Printer Definitions ii dcp9020cdwlpr 1.1.2-1 i386 Brother lpr Laser Printer Definitions ii printer-driver-ptouch 1.3-8 amd64 printer driver Brother P-touch label printers
by marsh20
Thu Apr 20, 2017 2:35 pm
Forum: Printers & Scanners
Topic: Unable to print on Brother dcp 9020
Replies: 11
Views: 336

Re: Unable to print on Brother dcp 9020

dpkg -l Brother*
dpkg-query: no packages found matching Brother*
by marsh20
Thu Apr 20, 2017 2:34 pm
Forum: Printers & Scanners
Topic: Unable to print on Brother dcp 9020
Replies: 11
Views: 336

Re: Unable to print on Brother dcp 9020

dpkg -l cups* Desired=Unknown/Install/Remove/Purge/Hold | Status=Not/Inst/Conf-files/Unpacked/halF-conf/Half-inst/trig-aWait/Trig-pend |/ Err?=(none)/Reinst-required (Status,Err: uppercase=bad) ||/ Name Version Architecture Description +++-==============-============-============-===================...
by marsh20
Thu Apr 20, 2017 2:33 pm
Forum: Printers & Scanners
Topic: Unable to print on Brother dcp 9020
Replies: 11
Views: 336

Re: Unable to print on Brother dcp 9020

pdc_2 $ dpkg -l cups* Desired=Unknown/Install/Remove/Purge/Hold | Status=Not/Inst/Conf-files/Unpacked/halF-conf/Half-inst/trig-aWait/Trig-pend |/ Err?=(none)/Reinst-required (Status,Err: uppercase=bad) ||/ Name Version Architecture Description +++-==============-============-============-===========...
by marsh20
Tue Apr 18, 2017 4:24 am
Forum: Printers & Scanners
Topic: Unable to print on Brother dcp 9020
Replies: 11
Views: 336

Re: Unable to print on Brother dcp 9020

Cheers guys, I'll give this a try and respond on those terminal inputs tonight.
by marsh20
Sun Apr 16, 2017 4:08 pm
Forum: Printers & Scanners
Topic: Unable to print on Brother dcp 9020
Replies: 11
Views: 336

Unable to print on Brother dcp 9020

Hi guys, Not tried to print for some time. My Brother DCP 9020 is now not printing. It comes to life but doesn't spit anything out. Any suggestions
by marsh20
Fri Feb 24, 2017 11:01 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [SOLVED] ctrl-alt-del not working on laptop or USB keyboard
Replies: 13
Views: 302

Re: ctrl-alt-del not working on laptop or USB keyboard

Hiya, What are you expecting Ctrl-alt-del to do?
by marsh20
Fri Feb 17, 2017 10:54 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: installing mint alongside win7 on a separate HDD
Replies: 5
Views: 233

Re: installing mint alongside win7 on a separate HDD

Hiya, Sounds like the set up I have. Whereabouts you have (and which) MBR, is the question. Depending your priorities you may wish the Window HHD be the first, I have the Mint disk as the first boot and then the start upmanager (GRUB) gives me the default O/S which I can override or accept or have a...
by marsh20
Thu Nov 03, 2016 7:12 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Installed mint Sarah twice
Replies: 19
Views: 579

Re: Installed mint Sarah twice

Jlius,

In this context "Third Party Software" is probably referring to Hardware drivers that your set up reqyuires
by marsh20
Tue Oct 18, 2016 5:55 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Linux for Core I7 desktop computers.
Replies: 11
Views: 704

Re: Linux for Core I7 desktop computers.

I note the OP never re-engaged.
by marsh20
Mon Oct 17, 2016 4:58 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Linux for Core I7 desktop computers.
Replies: 11
Views: 704

Re: Linux for Core I7 desktop computers.

Hiya,

What's made you think it is?
by marsh20
Tue Sep 06, 2016 7:37 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Password, again?
Replies: 69
Views: 2571

Re: Password, again?

Yes, that's certainly a good tutorial.
by marsh20
Tue Sep 06, 2016 6:58 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Password, again?
Replies: 69
Views: 2571

Re: Password, again?

Admins, Could we have a "Sticky" on this giving a response to this point to save a lot of "heartache"
by marsh20
Thu Jul 07, 2016 6:27 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Differences in Cinnamon, XFCE and KDE
Replies: 28
Views: 1852

Re: Differences in Cinnamon, XFCE and KDE

Number 9,
Just to add to the choice, many people say that Mate is quite similar to XP.
Not sure if that helps, sorry. Choice is good!

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