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by blueglass
Tue Sep 18, 2012 9:51 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Linux Mint newbie
Replies: 12
Views: 1181

Re: Linux Mint newbie

Hi Erwin, welcome to the forum!! Hope you'll find the information and discussions here useful!
by blueglass
Tue Sep 18, 2012 9:48 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Top 50 Proprietary apps and their Open Source Alternatives
Replies: 135
Views: 245361

Re: Top 50 Proprietary apps and their Open Source Alternativ

reptilezone2002 wrote:wow nice work i was looking for a qwickbook alternative
Have you tried using a web app like Wave Accounting to replace Quickbook?
by blueglass
Tue Sep 18, 2012 3:40 am
Forum: Open chat
Topic: Mint Users, Are You Using Web Apps More?
Replies: 0
Views: 468

Mint Users, Are You Using Web Apps More?

Open source software are good and I've been using Gnucash, OpenOffice now for some time. A couple of days back I spotted a couple of Linux guys at a conference over here in Taiwan. Their laptops are powered by Mint but they primarily use web apps for their tasks. I think the development in the web a...
by blueglass
Tue Sep 18, 2012 3:36 am
Forum: Promotion
Topic: New place to buy Mint stickers
Replies: 12
Views: 15389

Re: New place to buy Mint stickers

Pierre wrote:I was just looking at this lot last night:-

http://www.ebay.com/sch/i.html?_nkw=linux+sticker&rt=nc

and Teemu's - just might be better :)
Bought 10 from this seller. Libre looks good but I don't think they ship internationally, or do they?
by blueglass
Tue Sep 18, 2012 3:32 am
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Newbee from Hong Kong
Replies: 8
Views: 953

Re: Newbee from Hong Kong

Welcome to the forum, Vincent! Good to see another fellow Asian on the forum. :lol:

I'm a Chinese from Malaysia but I'm currently residing in Taiwan.

Looking forward to learn from you and your contributions.
by blueglass
Mon Sep 10, 2012 5:24 am
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: Apple Trailers - a solution
Replies: 31
Views: 18543

Re: Apple Trailers

Changing the user agent finally worked. Here is a screen shot of what to enter. http://img25.imageshack.us/img25/8499/screenshotedituseragent.png I was not clear at first on how to set this up... Additional information here. http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1245441 Edit: We must be a real t...
by blueglass
Wed Sep 05, 2012 2:11 am
Forum: Themes, Icons, & Wallpaper
Topic: Black themes?
Replies: 11
Views: 3361

Re: Black themes?

Oscar799 wrote:Black GTK2 theme Slickness Black - it works for me with Mint 13 MATE

http://gnome-look.org/content/show.php/ ... tent=73210
Wow, this looks sweet, Oscar. Thank you for sharing this. :wink:
by blueglass
Wed Sep 05, 2012 2:08 am
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: espn videos
Replies: 7
Views: 1159

Re: espn videos

Hmm... Weird... It's working well on my newly bought netbook that I bought from Lazada too. Loading the website using Firefox and Chrome.
by blueglass
Wed Sep 05, 2012 2:05 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Top 50 Proprietary apps and their Open Source Alternatives
Replies: 135
Views: 245361

Re: Top 50 Proprietary apps and their Open Source Alternativ

I use OpenOffice and GnuCash a lot on my Mint laptop that I bought from Lazada and I agree with some other members here that technical applications are still behind in terms of the number of them that are open source. :)

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