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by kd7ura
Sun Feb 02, 2014 4:07 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: help with update manger removing failed updates
Replies: 5
Views: 272

Re: help with update manger removing failed updates

W: GPG error: http://ppa.launchpad.net quantal Release: The following signatures couldn't be verified because the public key is not available: NO_PUBKEY 9C2306555E354EB2 W: Failed to fetch http://packages.medibuntu.org/dists/quantal/Release.gpg Something wicked happened resolving 'packages.medibuntu...
by kd7ura
Sun Feb 02, 2014 3:56 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: help with update manger removing failed updates
Replies: 5
Views: 272

Re: help with update manger removing failed updates

waiting on update to finish and will restart, tried to cut and paste but failed, was past the notification so continued the update
bak in ten min
by kd7ura
Sun Feb 02, 2014 3:40 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: help with update manger removing failed updates
Replies: 5
Views: 272

help with update manger removing failed updates

hello i run my update manager about once a month, i always get these updates that fail, how do i remove these entries so the update just skips them. oops, cut and past failed. any ways i removed a few ppa lines in the synaptic package manager, got rid of a few updates, but the ones i want gone are (...
by kd7ura
Wed Jan 01, 2014 12:37 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: choosing an application to install from apt link ??
Replies: 5
Views: 692

Re: choosing an application to install from apt link ??

i did find the software in software manager and got it installed, but would be helpfull to still know where and how to install from links. :)
by kd7ura
Wed Jan 01, 2014 12:29 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: choosing an application to install from apt link ??
Replies: 5
Views: 692

choosing an application to install from apt link ??

im trying to install a cad/cam app and i get a box to choose an application to install, what program should i use to install from an apt link? box says : This link needs to be opened with an application. Send to: Choose an Application (Choose) ( ) Remember my Choice for apt Links. (cancel) ( OK ) ??...
by kd7ura
Fri Aug 23, 2013 2:00 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Error when fixing broken package Help!
Replies: 3
Views: 289

Re: Error when fixing broken package Help!

Thank you ill try this, my internet connection is shoddy, been dealing with bad downloads for a few months.
by kd7ura
Fri Aug 23, 2013 1:10 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Error when fixing broken package Help!
Replies: 3
Views: 289

Error when fixing broken package Help!

Ive been trying to fix a broken package and get error, ive tried what i can through synaptic package manager, and tried sudo apt-get install -f in terminal keep geeting error im still noob, error is below, how to fix ? i cant find (fgfs-base 2.10.0) ive tried removing the files that get over written...
by kd7ura
Tue Aug 13, 2013 1:58 pm
Forum: Gaming on Linux Mint
Topic: Help getting Launch control for flight gear setup
Replies: 0
Views: 760

Help getting Launch control for flight gear setup

i have flight gear setup and running, but only one plane . ive installed launch control and read the wiki, im having trouble with the exicutable file path and the $FG root path im a noob have linux mint cinn 64bit what is path for the executable file and the root? im used to windows and would have h...
by kd7ura
Tue Aug 13, 2013 11:45 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Clearing the recent files folder How?
Replies: 2
Views: 259

Re: Clearing the recent files folder How?

never mind, i scrolled down the list and found a clear list button :)
by kd7ura
Tue Aug 13, 2013 11:42 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Clearing the recent files folder How?
Replies: 2
Views: 259

Clearing the recent files folder How?

How do i clear the recent files folder? linuxmint 64 cinnimon
there are a few pictures in the recent files list id like to remove :)
by kd7ura
Thu Apr 25, 2013 11:38 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Cant search in software manager locks up, help with posting
Replies: 3
Views: 301

Re: Cant search in software manager locks up, help with post

that got it, thanks for the help!! :D
i didnt think my computor was slow?
by kd7ura
Wed Apr 24, 2013 12:36 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Cant search in software manager locks up, help with posting
Replies: 3
Views: 301

Cant search in software manager locks up, help with posting

im posting here because the mint tools and bugs section dont have the new topic buttons. i start software mngr LM Cinnamon 14 /64 can click buttons and move through lists, add software, but if i try to search in the search window at top it locks up. had same problem with 32 bit eddition. after closi...
by kd7ura
Wed Apr 24, 2013 1:30 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Downloading, and monitoring downloads.
Replies: 3
Views: 477

Re: Downloading, and monitoring downloads.

bang,bang,bang, sond of head hitting wall, duh, system was running fine, i was looking at download speeds and thinking Byts,dsl guy was talking bits and showing me how fast the service was, i was thinking byts and seeing how slow it was system is running at1.5M bits as advertised, using system monit...
by kd7ura
Fri Apr 12, 2013 4:08 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Downloading, and monitoring downloads.
Replies: 3
Views: 477

Downloading, and monitoring downloads.

are there any programs for linux that can monitor the downloads and system info so i can see how fast my connection is. my dsl is suposed to be 1.5Mbs but im seeing only speeds of 30 to 140 Kbs. is there any thing i can do with the system and protocalls to monitor my actual data speeds and or modify...
by kd7ura
Thu Apr 11, 2013 12:42 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Opening saved web pages after migrating from windows
Replies: 2
Views: 327

Re: Opening saved web pages after migrating from windows

Thank you unmht addon worked perfect
Thanks for the help!! :D :D :D
by kd7ura
Thu Apr 11, 2013 12:12 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Opening saved web pages after migrating from windows
Replies: 2
Views: 327

Opening saved web pages after migrating from windows

im all mint now no more windows7 ive saved a bunch of web pages over the years, and need to know how to use them. ive got the .htm files working. but the .mht pages just load as text in fire fox they were saved by explorer and didnt have any file/folder with graphics associated with them any ideas o...
by kd7ura
Thu Apr 11, 2013 11:58 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Single click icons and folders mint 14.1 cinn 32
Replies: 2
Views: 2598

Re: Single click icons and folders mint 14.1 cinn 32

Thank You!!! :D got it working,
Thankyou its sooooo much better moving around now
by kd7ura
Wed Apr 10, 2013 10:49 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Single click icons and folders mint 14.1 cinn 32
Replies: 2
Views: 2598

Single click icons and folders mint 14.1 cinn 32

ive looked and tried with the mouse icon in system no option for single click. this double click is driving me nuts, almost enough to send me back to windows some folders open with a single click and most with double clicks so i spend tooo much time waiting when i single and closing folders extra fo...
by kd7ura
Wed Apr 10, 2013 5:58 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: problem with 4 partitions win7/mint14.1 cin32 install
Replies: 13
Views: 671

Re: problem with 4 partitions win7/mint14.1 cin32 install

instaled boot-repair i have mint running, boots properly, cant access windows partition from mint, buy can from puppy5.5 on cd. windows wont boot, it asks for the install cd , never was one its on the hard drive. used puppy to copy all files from win7 to mint so i can uses them. but how do i get win...
by kd7ura
Tue Apr 09, 2013 8:14 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: problem with 4 partitions win7/mint14.1 cin32 install
Replies: 13
Views: 671

Re: problem with 4 partitions win7/mint14.1 cin32 install

i downloaded boot-repair extracted to /root its running on a live cd how do i nstall it windows is easy click the install button and wait a few then run. Im lost in linux remember im a newbeee!! :D what program will install the files to make it work? mint boots but it seems to be running from sda 1 ...

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