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by Chrisnz
Sat Jun 23, 2018 12:36 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Security Cameras - ZoneMinder
Replies: 0
Views: 160

Security Cameras - ZoneMinder

Hi Does anyone on this Forum have understanding or used Zoneminder to setup and monitor some cameras? I'm Running "Rosa" and need some help in setting up my PC to View and access the controls for the Swann Brand Cameras. At this stage it has a recording box with USB ports and a Screen port - which i...
by Chrisnz
Sat Jun 23, 2018 12:29 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: FOSS Equivalent to Nest Cam IQ / Nest Aware?
Replies: 2
Views: 240

Re: FOSS Equivalent to Nest Cam IQ / Nest Aware?

I too am currently looking at what Linux has for Security software to monitor ours and the only I found was in my Synaptic file manager was "ZoneMinder" https://zoneminder.com/ I'm running MINT 17.3 "Rosa" and the Swann Brand Cameras, https://www.swann.com/au/ Model With Thermal Cameras - as "Motion...
by Chrisnz
Tue Jan 23, 2018 7:52 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: FYI - For those interested in Genealogy ...
Replies: 3
Views: 618

Re: FYI - For those interested in Genealogy ...

In Particular... Gramps... If you end up here and are having issues with Mapping for starters, you may find Synaptics not helping. However I strongly suggest you get on the Gramps mailer here> https://sourceforge.net/projects/gramps/lists/gramps-users and review the Gramps issues with LM here> https...
by Chrisnz
Tue Jan 23, 2018 7:31 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Evolution Email Client - Can't Remember Email Addresses?
Replies: 3
Views: 139

Re: Evolution Email Client - Can't Remember Email Addresses?

Hi - just a tip, when posting ... please remember to post your version of Mint etc and the version of Evolution (EVO) so folks can understand what the fault might be. I for one had used Evo but had changed to T/Bird for personal reasons. I still have Evo 3.10 loaded only to store until dump emails a...
by Chrisnz
Mon Jul 11, 2016 8:00 pm
Forum: Printers & Scanners
Topic: Mint 18 and Brother scanner (Solved)
Replies: 25
Views: 18952

Re: Mint 18 and Brother scanner

And Another... I was running Mint 17.1 and Brother (MFC-j430w) failed to detect scanner (32bit software installed), then today upgraded to Mint 18 ... same problem still fails to detect scanner. Prints fine! Been through the extras installs and made no difference? No Scanner detected. Hmpf! So One l...
by Chrisnz
Mon Apr 06, 2015 3:59 am
Forum: Printers & Scanners
Topic: Solved - Brother MFC j430w Not scaning again!
Replies: 7
Views: 880

Re: Brother MFC j430w Not scaning again!

Well about a "Ton" of files got added .... and .... "Abracadabera" "hey presto" - it worked again!!
(Hi Five)

Step five and six did it.

Many Thanks - Solved my problem.
by Chrisnz
Sun Apr 05, 2015 7:55 pm
Forum: Printers & Scanners
Topic: Solved - Brother MFC j430w Not scaning again!
Replies: 7
Views: 880

Re: Brother MFC j430w Not scaning again!

This error with the Scanner has happened a few times (was working then stops a few months later) so currently here is the situation. Thanks Joecar for your thorough Notes. I expunged all "Sane" files and reloaded via Synap's to start clean. They are the current versions that Brother hold btw. Reboot...
by Chrisnz
Sun Apr 05, 2015 7:19 pm
Forum: Printers & Scanners
Topic: Solved - Brother MFC j430w Not scaning again!
Replies: 7
Views: 880

Re: Brother MFC j430w Not scaning again!

Sorry been away - just reviewing things again as I need the scanner this week. Will post shortly.
by Chrisnz
Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:08 pm
Forum: Printers & Scanners
Topic: Solved - Brother MFC j430w Not scaning again!
Replies: 7
Views: 880

Solved - Brother MFC j430w Not scaning again!

Hi - I too are facing this problem recently. Dont know what upset the system but only get it to print and lost scanning detection again.

Running M17.1
Using XScan and Simple Scan, both fail to detect Bro430.

Can you help?
by Chrisnz
Mon Feb 09, 2015 9:44 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: automatically unlock this keyring is gray in linux mint 16
Replies: 6
Views: 1611

Re: automatically unlock this keyring is gray in linux mint

Good One.

Ive since moved to T/BIrd and no issues :(
by Chrisnz
Sat Nov 01, 2014 4:58 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: LM17 Fails to Fetch Updates
Replies: 2
Views: 450

Re: LM17 Fails to Fetch Updates (Solved)

BIG THANKS - seems to running again.
by Chrisnz
Sat Nov 01, 2014 4:55 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [Solved] Software manager not launching
Replies: 2
Views: 546

Re: [Solved] Software manager not launching

Same problem here, and same fix with same question ;) Why it happened??

Seems to be a bug somewhere...
by Chrisnz
Fri Oct 31, 2014 3:01 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: LM17 Fails to Fetch Updates
Replies: 2
Views: 450

LM17 Fails to Fetch Updates

Reading package lists... Error! E: Encountered a section with no Package: header E: Problem with MergeList /var/lib/apt/lists/packages.linuxmint.com_dists_qiana_main_i18n_Translation-en E: The package lists or status file could not be parsed or opened. Woops! Any one else found this problem?? Last u...
by Chrisnz
Fri Oct 31, 2014 2:43 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: LM17 How to fix Passwords and create New Pop account!
Replies: 6
Views: 953

Re: LM17 Evo Fails Passwords and cant edit account creation

Have now dumped Evo being used as it continually fails to sign passwords on the system and "issue" looks like its not going any where fast! Evo continues to create Fixed Imap accounts and fails to be editable after the fact. :x Have now had to move 2 Gmail accounts to Thunderbird in the mean time - ...
by Chrisnz
Sat Sep 27, 2014 8:57 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: LM17 How to fix Passwords and create New Pop account!
Replies: 6
Views: 953

LM17, Evolution will not setup Pop Accounts :(

As before still have this issue.

Evo 3.10.4 still sets up email accounts in Imap and Still cant get the password issue fixed. :(
by Chrisnz
Wed Aug 27, 2014 6:06 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: LM17 How to fix Passwords and create New Pop account!
Replies: 6
Views: 953

Re: LM17 How to setup or fix Some Email issues?

HI Again ;) Yeh I've been a fan of Evolution for a long time - however there are some quirky bits that happen every now and then ;) For me and Evo 3.10.4 ( uploaded via Synaptics) it just seems to be the 'Password Required' issue and now the 'Create New Account' Imapx Default issues. I really like t...
by Chrisnz
Wed Aug 27, 2014 4:14 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Synaptic and Repos produce errors (Solved)
Replies: 14
Views: 1107

Re: Synaptic and Repos produce errors

Thanks everyone.

to Gtsfer
Yes - edited the first file, the 2nd file was ok, updating with out any error messages.

Solved with thanks.
by Chrisnz
Wed Aug 27, 2014 4:08 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Synaptic and Repos produce errors (Solved)
Replies: 14
Views: 1107

Re: Synaptic and Repos produce errors

@ Chrisnz : E: Type 'chris/home/download' is not known on line 1 in source list /etc/apt/sources.list.d/additional-repositories.list How did this get in your source list? This causes your problem. Remove this line from your source list and then run the sudo apt-get update command in a terminal. Rep...
by Chrisnz
Thu Aug 21, 2014 4:56 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Synaptic and Repos produce errors (Solved)
Replies: 14
Views: 1107

Synaptic and Repos produce errors (Solved)

Running LM17 with 'mate' I have had a few updates but then they stopped and when I tried to add some software from Synaptics I get the following E: Type 'chris/home/download' is not known on line 1 in source list /etc/apt/sources.list.d/additional-repositories.list E: The list of sources could not b...

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