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by trope
Mon May 27, 2013 10:22 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Virtualbox - how to access host CD/DVD drive
Replies: 2
Views: 812

Re: Virtualbox - how to access host CD/DVD drive

Excellent, thanks for the help!
by trope
Mon May 27, 2013 1:36 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Virtualbox - how to access host CD/DVD drive
Replies: 2
Views: 812

Virtualbox - how to access host CD/DVD drive

I have linux mint 14, installed virtualbox, and installed Windows 7 and the guest additions. I am trying to access a CD in Windows. When I am in Windows and click on the file manager, I don't see the CD drive, just the virtualbox guest additions. I tried ejecting the CD from the host system but it p...
by trope
Wed May 22, 2013 6:19 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Full Disk Encryption and Prey
Replies: 3
Views: 549

Re: Full Disk Encryption and Prey

Thanks for the response! I guess my question is, is it possible to create two linux partitions and encrypt only one? I am going to replace Windows with linux and would rather not have Windows on my system at all. Linux Mint has a nice GUI, I'm guessing a thief would easily be able to start a browser...
by trope
Mon May 20, 2013 6:57 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Full Disk Encryption and Prey
Replies: 3
Views: 549

Full Disk Encryption and Prey

I have a new computer with Windows Vista which I am planning on replacing with Linux Mint 14 and Cinnamon. I have burned a DVD with Linux Mint 14. Is it possible for me to create 2 disk partitions so that I can use full disk encryption and leave an unencrypted partition so that if the laptop is stol...

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