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by tbrownarcher2
Wed Aug 31, 2016 10:21 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: install from a dvd with lenovo win10 computer
Replies: 3
Views: 86

Re: install from a dvd with lenovo win10 computer

sorrry for posting 2 times .. don't even know what i did to do that
by tbrownarcher2
Wed Aug 31, 2016 10:09 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: install from a dvd with lenovo win10 computer
Replies: 3
Views: 86

install from a dvd with lenovo win10 computer

I have a new computer or a different one
It's a touch screen lenovo
SN:vs81544120
mo: vs1405s5jr

How do i get it to boot from the dvd?
the dvd is in the drive but i can't get it to boot from it.
any one got this one?
Thanks,
Nate
by tbrownarcher2
Wed Aug 31, 2016 10:08 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: install from a dvd with lenovo win10 computer
Replies: 0
Views: 60

install from a dvd with lenovo win10 computer

I have a new computer or a different one
It's a touch screen lenovo
SN:vs81544120
mo: vs1405s5jr

How do i get it to boot from the dvd?
the dvd is in the drive but i can't get it to boot from it.
any one got this one?
Thanks,
Nate
by tbrownarcher2
Mon Aug 15, 2016 11:52 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: i want to install linux mint 18 cinnamon
Replies: 13
Views: 585

Re: i want to install linux mint 18 cinnamon

guys I still have the problem with grub not working the way I want .
I have to get on here by going to setup which has the linux options and the windows boots automaticly
thanks
Nate
by tbrownarcher2
Fri Aug 12, 2016 2:32 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: unzip a file [solved]
Replies: 3
Views: 121

unzip a file [solved]

what command in the terminal do i use to unzip this file ?

"WordBiz18linux.zip"


Thanks,
Nate
by tbrownarcher2
Fri Aug 12, 2016 1:12 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: what do i mark for installation in synaptic
Replies: 5
Views: 130

Re: what do i mark for installation in synaptic

Oh Yes I Thought you meant installation of linux. No the wordbiz requires java and I did a search with synaptic for Java and the number of files it wanted me to mark for installation was so many I thought it was crazy but maybe that is what I have to do ? And I can't read anymore i guess. yes it wan...
by tbrownarcher2
Thu Aug 11, 2016 11:21 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: what do i mark for installation in synaptic
Replies: 5
Views: 130

Re: what do i mark for installation in synaptic

Pierre:
NO! I don't remember a request for what version of java do i want ...
Thanks,
Nate
by tbrownarcher2
Thu Aug 11, 2016 11:08 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: what do i mark for installation in synaptic
Replies: 5
Views: 130

what do i mark for installation in synaptic

I want to install java for wordbiz a scrabble game.
Using synaptic search typing in Java in the search the list of things to mark is huge Is there a way to mark fewer items in that list?
thanks,
Nate
by tbrownarcher2
Thu Aug 11, 2016 10:02 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: i want to install linux mint 18 cinnamon
Replies: 13
Views: 585

Re: i want to install linux mint 18 cinnamon

Ok! yes I do and now I only have one problem with the grub not addressing to start.
thanks,
Nate
by tbrownarcher2
Thu Aug 11, 2016 2:34 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: i want to install linux mint 18 cinnamon
Replies: 13
Views: 585

Re: i want to install linux mint 18 cinnamon

I have 2 more problems . Maybe I should move to a different Thread on a different area? Let me know if I should please. I succeeded in installing linux mint 18 along side windows 10 latest update. However Grub does not automaticly come up and give me the choice of which OS to load. If i start the bo...
by tbrownarcher2
Thu Aug 11, 2016 1:27 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: i want to install linux mint 18 cinnamon
Replies: 13
Views: 585

Re: i want to install linux mint 18 cinnamon

OK! I went ahead and tried to install this linuxmint 18. It installed and ran on the first attempt . I was totally surprised but it worked great. NO issues at all except when i started it it didn't work so i rebooted and it worked the boot was stuck on something besides the hard drive. thanks guys N...
by tbrownarcher2
Wed Aug 10, 2016 10:35 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: i want to install linux mint 18 cinnamon
Replies: 13
Views: 585

Re: i want to install linux mint 18 cinnamon

thanks, It's been a long time .... I like using torrent
can you tell me how to use it to get the lm 18 file i need?
or steer me to an instruction somewhere?
thanks,
Nate
by tbrownarcher2
Wed Aug 10, 2016 5:26 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: i want to install linux mint 18 cinnamon
Replies: 13
Views: 585

Re: i want to install linux mint 18 cinnamon

REORX You asked about the GPU I'm just going to post part of the results of running Belarc. Here is Belarc. I hope this is acceptable.? Thanks, Nate Operating System Windows 10 Home (x64) Version 1607 (build 14393.10) Install Language: English (United States) System Locale: English (United States) I...
by tbrownarcher2
Tue Aug 09, 2016 3:16 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: i want to install linux mint 18 cinnamon
Replies: 13
Views: 585

i want to install linux mint 18 cinnamon

I am inquiring about installing LM 18 on this machine it has UEFI which I could never get around to install LM 17.2. I had maybe more than i should topics on the subject and could never get the machine to accept the install. I had more than enough help but I could not get it to go. So I'm asking, Is...
by tbrownarcher2
Sat Feb 27, 2016 10:25 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Install Linux on a Verizon ttablet
Replies: 1
Views: 77

Install Linux on a Verizon ttablet

Can I install Linux mint on a Verizon tablet? It is all g pad vk700.
by tbrownarcher2
Fri Oct 16, 2015 6:18 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Using acer aspire the touch pad will not work
Replies: 2
Views: 140

Using acer aspire the touch pad will not work

How do i get the touch pad on an acer aspire to work. Where do I find a driver ? I disabled it and now cannot enable it. I don't think i removed the driver or uninstalled but i may have ..... . It worked on the windows side but that driver would be different I would appreciate any help Thanks, Nate
by tbrownarcher2
Fri Oct 16, 2015 6:05 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: message @ install with usb install
Replies: 51
Views: 1806

Re: message @ install with usb install

well i tried the command 'sudo lsblk' here is the screen shot

i don't find a root or boot . I don't know which partition to mount?
by tbrownarcher2
Mon Sep 14, 2015 6:13 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Minecraft jar file
Replies: 2
Views: 186

Minecraft jar file

I have Minecraft in my linux mint downloads dir (folder) as Minecraft.jar what do i do with this jar file to get Minecraft running

Thanks,
nate
by tbrownarcher2
Mon Jul 27, 2015 5:00 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: message @ install with usb install
Replies: 51
Views: 1806

Re: message @ install with usb install

Move the GRUB2 boot flag: http://www.linuxquestions.org/questions/linux-software-2/grub2-moving-boot-to-separate-partition-909761/ Try that. this pic is the result of following instruction in by Larry Webb the execution of the command produced that no such file exists What did I do wrong here ? Tha...

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