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by Mike A
Sun Jan 03, 2010 5:10 pm
Forum: Community Projects
Topic: Feedback about community.linuxmint.com
Replies: 81
Views: 28088

Re: Feedback about community.linuxmint.com

Clem as has been your style (for the two yrs that I have been using Mint) sold idea and you are making it new and fresh for Mint. I am not sure which direction you are looking for this to go. and that may be the point to let the users run free with ideas! Thank you for the work that you and your tea...
by Mike A
Thu Jun 25, 2009 2:34 am
Forum: Releases & Announcements
Topic: Linux Mint 7 "Gloria" x64 released!
Replies: 44
Views: 23574

Re: Linux Mint 7 "Gloria" x64 released!

I have been using Mint7 x64 since this morning and I can find nothing unstable about it. I am now running both 32 and 64 bit versions on respective machines and they are the best. Thanks to you and all your team for a great job! Entire set up including adding the programs that I like and moving all ...
by Mike A
Wed Mar 11, 2009 1:55 pm
Forum: Releases & Announcements
Topic: Linux Mint 6 KDE RC1 released!
Replies: 58
Views: 30806

Re: Linux Mint 6 KDE RC1 released!

Has anyone tried the internet dial up software I am going to set up a computer for a friend and dial up will work best for him. Have never used a dial up modem and have no idea if it is a easy or very difficult set up. I have read that dial up can be a nightmare in Linux? Any info greatly appreciate...
by Mike A
Sat Jan 03, 2009 3:32 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: My laptop headphone doesn't work on Elyysa
Replies: 13
Views: 1992

Re: My laptop headphone doesn't work on Elyysa

I do have an idea. double click the speaker icon lower right menu bar, this will open your volume controls, open preferences and make sure that headphone is checked that should give a volume slider make sure that it is slide up and that the headphones are not muted...... this might be to simple but ...
by Mike A
Thu Nov 13, 2008 7:06 pm
Forum: Releases & Announcements
Topic: Linux Mint 6 RC1 Bug Thread
Replies: 211
Views: 51995

Re: Linux Mint 6 RC1 Bug Thread

Hi don't know if it has been noted yet but I find that if I turn off desk top effects a video will play smoothly. Mike in Tucson
by Mike A
Mon Oct 20, 2008 8:43 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Topro Webcam?
Replies: 2
Views: 1972

Re: Topro Webcam?

I had a few of the old Creative labs NX Pros sitting around and have found them to work great in Linux! I mention this due to the fact that I have found them at computer swap meets etc.. I have also got a Logitech Quick cam connect to work well.A friend tried the Logitech 9000 pro and that would not...
by Mike A
Thu Jul 24, 2008 11:38 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Gigabyte MA78gm-s2h and Elyssa
Replies: 1
Views: 817

Gigabyte MA78gm-s2h and Elyssa

I said I would post how things went with the Gigabyte MA78GM-S2H Motherboard so here we go. With this being a newer chip set, I expected to have a few problems with it out of the box. I used an Athlon X2 6000+ processor with 2 gig of the crucial ballistix memory and a Seagate sata hard drive. I thre...
by Mike A
Sat Jul 19, 2008 4:49 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Gigabyte motherboards
Replies: 3
Views: 1088

Re: Gigabyte motherboards

It is the 780g (amd).I thank you for the response.Will post my experience with this board when I get it.Thank you again Mike A in Tucson
by Mike A
Thu Jul 17, 2008 12:23 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Gigabyte motherboards
Replies: 3
Views: 1088

Gigabyte motherboards

I am thinking about using the GA-Ma-786m-s2h Mother board for use in Elyssa. This board runs the 780 chip set and radeon 3200 graphics. Has anyone tried this I can find documentation that it works well in the latest Ubuntu but that is as far as it goes. Any help is greatly appreciated . Mike A. in T...
by Mike A
Thu Jul 10, 2008 9:49 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux
Topic: Ubuntu at Best Buy!
Replies: 20
Views: 3907

Re: Ubuntu at Best Buy!

Yes they have started selling a boxed set. It comes with a written user's guide,install CD full featured with Open Office etc,,and I believe 60 day's of unlimited technical support. I think that is a great deal for folks that are not experienced in setting up a new operating system and even after th...

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