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by Don_Pedro
Sun Jun 08, 2014 11:48 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Can we please have a Linux Mint bare bones release?
Replies: 32
Views: 5491

Re: Why are my applications not the latest possible version?

Pete2119 and Austin I disagreed 100%.
Very comfortable for newbees to have everything at hand.
Easy to uninstall for geek.
Software manager--->All packages
Very useful
Cordially
by Don_Pedro
Wed Jun 04, 2014 10:53 pm
Forum: Español (Spanish)
Topic: de Petra a Qiara
Replies: 10
Views: 1120

Re: de Petra a Qiara

Saludo a todos,

Por la copia de seguridad mira a LuckyBackpup que tiene mas potenta que Mintbackup.

Cordialmente
by Don_Pedro
Wed May 28, 2014 10:27 am
Forum: Releases & Announcements
Topic: Linux Mint 17 "Qiana" Cinnamon RC is out!
Replies: 68
Views: 24559

Re: Linux Mint 17 "Qiana" Cinnamon RC is out!

a list of applications/software included with this version?

Look... a smart way for you to know : Running Linux Mint from an usb key , open the Software Manager. Select "All Packages".

All software installed are indicated with a green tag.

Cordially
by Don_Pedro
Mon May 26, 2014 10:02 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: can some recommend a good sftp client with a GUI
Replies: 5
Views: 1433

Re: can some recommend a good sftp client with a GUI

Details on Filezilla, updated today here : http://linux.softpedia.com/get/Internet ... 4197.shtml

You can install Filezilla direct from the Linux Mint software manager;

Cordially
by Don_Pedro
Mon May 26, 2014 9:18 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: can some recommend a good sftp client with a GUI
Replies: 5
Views: 1433

Re: can some recommend a good sftp client with a GUI

You're right Filezilla is a must have.
by Don_Pedro
Sat May 24, 2014 1:55 am
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Applets...
Replies: 4
Views: 570

Re: Applets...

Hi Tenfoot, I can't find the applet you are talking about...
Here the list of applet : http://cinnamon-spices.linuxmint.com/applets

I know in Firefox there is an add-on with time zone clock.

Cordially
by Don_Pedro
Wed May 21, 2014 1:01 am
Forum: Other topics
Topic: cloud storage services?
Replies: 8
Views: 779

Re: cloud storage services?

I used copy.com for almost one year without any issue.
They offer 15 GB wich ia very comfortable.
I just posted the tutorial to install it , here : http://forums.linuxmint.com/viewtopic.php?f=42&t=167889

Cordially
by Don_Pedro
Wed May 21, 2014 12:56 am
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: How to install copy.com a good alternative to Dropbox
Replies: 8
Views: 1448

How to install copy.com a good alternative to Dropbox

Hello I used it for almost one year, They offer 15 GB free, For me it's fast and efficient. 1. Download Copy for Linux from https://www.copy.com/home/ 2. Open up Terminal 3. Navigate to your downloads folder by entering the following command into Terminal: cd Downloads You should now be in your down...
by Don_Pedro
Sun May 18, 2014 1:56 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: How to upgrade from Mint 17RC to full final release
Replies: 2
Views: 424

Re: How to upgrade from Mint 17RC to full final release

Yes, just relax one day your update manager will ask you if you want install the updated Mint 17.
Cordially
P.
PS: Testing now the Mint 17 with pleasure and no issues.
by Don_Pedro
Sat May 17, 2014 1:07 am
Forum: Releases & Announcements
Topic: Linux Mint 17 "Qiana" Cinnamon RC is out!
Replies: 68
Views: 24559

Re: Linux Mint 17 "Qiana" Cinnamon RC is out!

HeyItsLou 's Video not on line... what's going on ?

Lou we just wait your video to know if worth the trouble to download Qiana. :wink:
by Don_Pedro
Sun May 11, 2014 1:57 pm
Forum: Releases & Announcements
Topic: Linux Mint 17 codenamed “Qiana”
Replies: 207
Views: 62959

Re: Linux Mint 17 codenamed “Qiana”

kernel 3.14.0 and 3.14.2 with LM16 Cinnamon and Mate and those kernels work very good
They are stable...thank you JeremyB it's a good info to know.
by Don_Pedro
Sat May 10, 2014 6:48 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Deja Dup always postpones backups to samba unit
Replies: 6
Views: 483

Re: Deja Dub always postpones backups to samba unit

Hello,
what 's a Samba unit ?
Cordially
by Don_Pedro
Sat May 10, 2014 1:26 pm
Forum: Releases & Announcements
Topic: Linux Mint 17 codenamed “Qiana”
Replies: 207
Views: 62959

Re: Linux Mint 17 codenamed “Qiana”

abnor wrote: I have needs to testing and using Qiana amd64.. Yes , Killer de Bugs is right , obviously you want just to test your configuration not Quiana. Anyway, to test your AMD64 install the Kernell 3.13.x this is the kernel that will be included in Quiana. Quiana will not solve hardware issues...
by Don_Pedro
Sun Apr 27, 2014 3:03 am
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Xpad 4.1-1 slow, very slow. Any suggestion ?
Replies: 8
Views: 1342

Re: Xpad 4.1-1 slow, very slow. Any suggestion ?

Yes it should be mentioned somewhere .
Plus at "Get More On Line " you can "Install or update" but that does not work , " The Update" if the desklet is installed.

Have a good day.
by Don_Pedro
Sat Apr 26, 2014 4:44 pm
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Xpad 4.1-1 slow, very slow. Any suggestion ?
Replies: 8
Views: 1342

Re: Xpad 4.1-1 slow, very slow. Any suggestion ?

Your are right....we can resize the pad and past text with Sticky Notes 1.0-Beta I had an old version (0.89) This version has been installed with Linux Mint 16 on November. I did not know we have to check manually if an update is available. The last update yesterday night. Well a good app to play bu...
by Don_Pedro
Sat Apr 26, 2014 3:12 am
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Xpad 4.1-1 slow, very slow. Any suggestion ?
Replies: 8
Views: 1342

Re: Xpad 4.1-1 slow, very slow. Any suggestion ?

Anandrkris thank you, I installed StickyNote couple of month ago. Nice design, but it's a desklet we cannot call it from the panel. We have to click the desktop icon to get it. We can't rezise it, "on fly" Much more annoying we can't past a text just write a text. Then we have to search wh...
by Don_Pedro
Fri Apr 25, 2014 11:07 pm
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Xpad 4.1-1 slow, very slow. Any suggestion ?
Replies: 8
Views: 1342

Xpad 4.1-1 slow, very slow. Any suggestion ?

One regret when I switched from Mate to Cinnamon is the lost of the simple and fast Sticky Note. Xpad 4.1-1 has quality but it is very slow to open and close. To open : Sticky note --->instantly Xpad ---------->3 1/2 seconds To close : Sticky note --->instantly Xpad ---------->1 1/2 seconds Is somet...
by Don_Pedro
Sat Apr 19, 2014 4:15 pm
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Cinnamon 2.2
Replies: 7
Views: 1141

Re: Cinnamon 2.2

Here more details about new features : http://segfault.linuxmint.com/2014/04/cinnamon-2-2/

Unfortunately, I cannot see they did something to offert a decent wifi manager. Turn off the wifi is a good way to sve energie sometime.

Saludo
by Don_Pedro
Thu Apr 17, 2014 5:45 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: bluefish problems
Replies: 4
Views: 1045

Re: bluefish problems

Hello,

Kompozer is not maintained for years, I suggest not to start with it.

I use Bluefish for 2 years, not any problem, last released was 3 months ago.
by Don_Pedro
Thu Apr 03, 2014 10:12 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Mint 13 SSD Support? Mate xfce make a difference?
Replies: 13
Views: 2159

Re: Mint 13 SSD Support? Mate xfce make a difference?

all details here :

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