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by mintman112
Sat May 31, 2014 3:51 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Keep windows 8.1 UEFI and linux mint 17 legacy questions
Replies: 4
Views: 993

Re: Keep windows 8.1 UEFI and linux mint 17 legacy questions

Thanks for your advice guys the reason why i want to go back to linux is because of the smaller updates and no need for antivirus but i have been thinking about another option please guide me 1. If i wanted just linux mint on this laptop can i just boot the usb in legacy then follow the installer an...
by mintman112
Sat May 31, 2014 9:18 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Keep windows 8.1 UEFI and linux mint 17 legacy questions
Replies: 4
Views: 993

Keep windows 8.1 UEFI and linux mint 17 legacy questions

Hi all its been a while since ive been on here id like some advice ill try to keep the questions simple but will start with a few points *I WANT TO KEEP WINDOWS 8.1 ON MY LAPTOP /I AM NOT BOTHERED ABOUT SETTING IT UP TO DUAL BOOT IT ALL SEEMS TO COMPLICATED AT THE MOMENT. *IT SEEMS WINDOWS 8 IS INST...
by mintman112
Fri Dec 20, 2013 5:05 pm
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Nemo Custom actions help
Replies: 9
Views: 4142

Re: Nemo Custom actions help

Many thanks for the help grizzler this worked fine with some files and then others it just wouldent delete i dont know whats wrong? im useing Mint 16 petra.
by mintman112
Fri Dec 20, 2013 7:18 am
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Nemo Custom actions help
Replies: 9
Views: 4142

Re: Nemo Custom actions help

Anybody?
by mintman112
Thu Dec 19, 2013 7:42 pm
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Nemo Custom actions help
Replies: 9
Views: 4142

Nemo Custom actions help

Hi everyone i am really struggleing with how to add custom actions to nemo can someone please help?

I would like to add this action to right click in nemo so i can secure delete files with ease

shred -u -z -n 10
by mintman112
Fri Dec 28, 2012 8:50 am
Forum: Xfce
Topic: Not shutting down.
Replies: 10
Views: 3872

Re: Not shutting down.

Thanks for the reply. I'm using Mint 14 XFCE and no I can't reboot either. I'll try using the command line. I too have the same problem i dual boot with Bodhi 2.1.0 but when i click reboot in the logout options in linux mint xfce 64bit it doesnt even get to the grub screen it just hangs on the acer...
by mintman112
Thu Dec 27, 2012 7:32 am
Forum: Xfce
Topic: Linux mint 14 xfce 64bit unable to boot after restart
Replies: 6
Views: 2171

Re: Linux mint 14 xfce 64bit unable to boot after restart

Does any know of a solution? :(
by mintman112
Sun Dec 23, 2012 6:15 pm
Forum: Xfce
Topic: Linux mint 14 xfce 64bit unable to boot after restart
Replies: 6
Views: 2171

Re: Linux mint 14 xfce 64bit unable to boot after restart

Does anybody have any ideas? :D The quality of the help you get is based in part on the quality of the information you supply with your request for help. To this point neither of your posts in this thread have done that. For your reference I am listing the cut and paste below that was done by the M...
by mintman112
Sun Dec 23, 2012 1:22 pm
Forum: Xfce
Topic: Linux mint 14 xfce 64bit unable to boot after restart
Replies: 6
Views: 2171

Re: Linux mint 14 xfce 64bit unable to boot after restart

Does anybody have any ideas? :D
by mintman112
Sat Dec 22, 2012 12:26 pm
Forum: Xfce
Topic: Mint 14 xfce the worst ever release
Replies: 25
Views: 11357

Mint 14 xfce the worst ever release

This has to be the worst ever mint release i have seen problem after problem if you manage to get it to boot properly you are lucky and when it does boot sometimes the sound doesnt work why do the develpoers insist on doeing so many releases they do the rich mans release's which is cinnamon and mate...
by mintman112
Fri Dec 21, 2012 9:59 pm
Forum: Xfce
Topic: Linux mint 14 xfce 64bit unable to boot after restart
Replies: 6
Views: 2171

Linux mint 14 xfce 64bit unable to boot after restart

Does anybody else have this problem? i can log in and out no problem i can shut the system down then start it back up and it boot no problem.
But when i do a system restart it never boots it never even gets to the grub screen can anybody please help?.
by mintman112
Fri Dec 21, 2012 12:14 pm
Forum: Xfce
Topic: Linux mint 14 RC
Replies: 3
Views: 799

Re: Linux mint 14 RC

No i mean Linux mint 14 xfce RC will it automaticly update to the final release?
by mintman112
Fri Dec 21, 2012 6:41 am
Forum: Xfce
Topic: Linux mint 14 RC
Replies: 3
Views: 799

Linux mint 14 RC

If i install linux mint 14 RC on my laptop when the final release is out will it just update to the final release or will i have to download the new iso image?
Any help on this matter would be appreciated. :D
by mintman112
Wed Sep 05, 2012 1:39 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: cinnamon and bleachbit
Replies: 2
Views: 334

Re: cinnamon and bleachbit

mintman112 wrote:Does anybody else experiance cinnamon not restarting when they have done a clean?.
Update It seems to be if the setting - System clean cache is checked.
by mintman112
Wed Sep 05, 2012 1:11 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: cinnamon and bleachbit
Replies: 2
Views: 334

cinnamon and bleachbit

Does anybody else experiance cinnamon not restarting when they have done a clean?.
by mintman112
Tue Sep 04, 2012 5:05 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Desktop enviroments
Replies: 2
Views: 247

Re: Desktop enviroments

As you already mentioned: install cinnamon from synaptic and choose the desktop environment in the login screen. You can have as many desktop environment installed as you want. But keep in mind, each desktop environment has its own specific applications which will be installed too and visible in th...
by mintman112
Tue Sep 04, 2012 11:15 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Desktop enviroments
Replies: 2
Views: 247

Desktop enviroments

I currently have mint13 xfce installed and have to say i am extremely happy how ever i have been thiking of giving the cinnamon desktop another go, would the easist way to so this just be too install the cinnamon desktop from synaptic? then just change the session too and from what i need? and also ...
by mintman112
Mon Aug 27, 2012 6:34 am
Forum: Xfce
Topic: Changeing the MDM login screen
Replies: 7
Views: 12892

Re: [SOLVED]Changeing the MDM login screen

Sometimes i dont know what i would do without you caribriz lol :D many thanks works perfect
by mintman112
Sun Aug 26, 2012 1:01 pm
Forum: Xfce
Topic: Changeing the MDM login screen
Replies: 7
Views: 12892

Re: Changeing the MDM login screen

Ok does anybody have a step by step guide they know definetly works that they can post on here?
by mintman112
Sun Aug 26, 2012 6:39 am
Forum: Xfce
Topic: Workspace wallpapers
Replies: 10
Views: 2473

Re: Workspace wallpapers

My apologies for been so sceptical it works like a charm many thanks. :D

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