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by Old farmer
Fri Oct 30, 2020 7:17 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Difference between Cinnamon, Mate, LMDE, Xfce. [SOLVED]
Replies: 29
Views: 1414

Re: Difference between Cinnamon, Mate, LMDE, Xfce.

Of course all this info is readily available on the LM website And answers to almost every single question ever asked on these forums is available in a search engine near you, but some people simply don't think about that, nor do they think about what they are asking for help with. "Hi! I'm ru...
by Old farmer
Sun Oct 25, 2020 7:24 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Difference between Cinnamon, Mate, LMDE, Xfce. [SOLVED]
Replies: 29
Views: 1414

Difference between Cinnamon, Mate, LMDE, Xfce. [SOLVED]

I'm hoping someone will post the differences between the versions of Linux Mint. How does a newbie choose. I see LM 20 there is a explanation for LMDE. Does one version offer a 'full' install? A minimum install? For developers? Gamers? Which version is good to start learning? So many questions. :D C...
by Old farmer
Tue Sep 13, 2016 8:32 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Installed Mint 18 alongside Win7 and no boot screen - boots straight to windows
Replies: 1
Views: 234

Re: Installed Mint 18 alongside Win7 and no boot screen - boots straight to windows

I also installed Mint 18, but alongside windows 10, and no boot screen, boots straight to windoze.
Any help would be appreciated
Thanks
by Old farmer
Fri May 01, 2015 9:40 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Upgrade from Mint 17 to Mint 17.1
Replies: 8
Views: 866

Re: Upgrade from Mint 17 to Mint 17.1

I just found this website explaining how to update from 17 to 17.1. I haven't tried it yet, but I will when I get home. https://sites.google.com/site/easylinuxtipsproject/9 Proverbs‬ ‭16‬:‭20‬ I checked out the link and decided to upgrade. the page says that I'll be asked to upgrade to a new kernel...
by Old farmer
Wed Apr 29, 2015 5:02 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Upgrade from Mint 17 to Mint 17.1
Replies: 8
Views: 866

Upgrade from Mint 17 to Mint 17.1

Just wondering if it was worth the time/effort to upgrade to 17.1 from mint 17.
I have kept up with all the updates so far
Thanks.
BTW, if this is answered somewhere else. please send me there :shock:
by Old farmer
Sun Aug 03, 2014 9:05 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: <Solved>Where is Windoze- new instalation linuxmint 17
Replies: 2
Views: 440

Re: <Solved>Where is Windoze- new instalation linuxmint 17

Rebooted about the 10th time AND Windows is now in the boot menu. Strange but its all working.
Linuxmint 17, Linuxmint 14, and windows
by Old farmer
Fri Jul 25, 2014 9:45 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: <Solved>Where is Windoze- new instalation linuxmint 17
Replies: 2
Views: 440

Re: Where is Windoze- new instalation linuxmint 17

OK. just realized the <outputfile> needed to be replaced, SO: jeffrey@jeffrey-Aspire-6530G ~ $ sudo ./bootinfoscript result [sudo] password for jeffrey: sudo: ./bootinfoscript: command not found jeffrey@jeffrey-Aspire-6530G ~ $ AHG... changed directory, executed file YAH, a result oh my its a big fi...
by Old farmer
Fri Jul 25, 2014 9:08 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: <Solved>Where is Windoze- new instalation linuxmint 17
Replies: 2
Views: 440

<Solved>Where is Windoze- new instalation linuxmint 17

Just installed LinuxMint 17 in a seperate partition. when I boot, LinuxMint 17, AND LinuxMint 14 (Nadia) is displayed. BUT NOT windoze system 7. I have downloaded bootinfoscript. and copied the command from the forums and executed in Terminal. But the output says jeffrey@jeffrey-Aspire-6530G ~ $ sud...
by Old farmer
Tue May 15, 2012 3:30 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: {SOLVED}upgrade when using update manager
Replies: 1
Views: 344

{SOLVED}upgrade when using update manager

If this has been addressed before please send me to the page.... When I use Ubuntu, if there is an UPGRADE to a new version (eg ubuntu 10 and the newest version is 11) there is a line in Update Manager that informes me that there is a new version avaialble and I can upgrade without downloading the n...

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