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by ejazzkatt
Mon Feb 27, 2017 2:00 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Need help partitioning a drive (Solved)
Replies: 9
Views: 406

Re: Need help partitioning a drive (Solved)

MintyO I didn't think that. Your information helped me to install Kubuntu.
by ejazzkatt
Wed Feb 22, 2017 8:27 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Need help partitioning a drive (Solved)
Replies: 9
Views: 406

Re: Need help partitioning a drive

Thanks for your help. I successfully installed Kubuntu today.
by ejazzkatt
Wed Feb 22, 2017 10:13 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Need help partitioning a drive (Solved)
Replies: 9
Views: 406

Re: Need help partitioning a drive

Thanks, MintyO. I'm reading that information now.
by ejazzkatt
Wed Feb 22, 2017 9:34 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Need help partitioning a drive (Solved)
Replies: 9
Views: 406

Re: Need help partitioning a drive

This computer came with Windows 7 installed. I don't think it has UEFI. I couldn't find any Fat 32 partitions which is what one of the tutorials said that I should look for. Plus, as I mentioned, I have had Linux installed on the drive and I didn't deal with the issues you have to deal with when usi...
by ejazzkatt
Tue Feb 21, 2017 11:27 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Need help partitioning a drive (Solved)
Replies: 9
Views: 406

Need help partitioning a drive (Solved)

Hi, I'm posting from my laptop where I have Qiana installed. I have windows 10 on my desktop and I want to keep it. I had Kubuntu 14.04 installed and unfortunately, I tried to upgrade to 16.04 before I read the warning about doing that. Now Kubuntu won't boot so I've decided to install 16.04 but I d...
by ejazzkatt
Sun Feb 19, 2017 5:06 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Using a HD to backup Mint and Windows
Replies: 2
Views: 232

Using a HD to backup Mint and Windows

Hi, I just got a new 2 TB hard drive in order to backup both Windows 10 and Mint Qiana. Should I make a partition for each operating system or should I back them up to the same partition? If so what software do you recommend that I use to do that? Should I format it as fat32, NTFS, EXT4? Something e...
by ejazzkatt
Fri Feb 17, 2017 12:50 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Urgent help needed for deleted files please
Replies: 16
Views: 671

Re: Urgent help needed for deleted files please

I just read this article tonight. I've never tried it. https://itsfoss.com/recover-deleted-fil ... 2017-02-16
by ejazzkatt
Wed Feb 01, 2017 1:45 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Seagate Expansion 1TB Portable External Hard Drive USB 3.0 (STEA1000400)
Replies: 3
Views: 859

Seagate Expansion 1TB Portable External Hard Drive USB 3.0 (STEA1000400)

Hi,

I'm thinking about buying this hard drive to back up my Windows installation and my Linux too. Amazon is selling it for $55.00. Anyone have any experience using it? Any thoughts on reliability?
by ejazzkatt
Tue Dec 27, 2016 12:45 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: hplip 3.16.11 install filled my Download directory (Solved)
Replies: 4
Views: 540

hplip 3.16.11 install filled my Download directory (Solved)

Hi, I installed hplip 3.16.11 from the hplip website. installation was fine on my HP 3755 All In One Printer. Scanning doesn't work but the hplip website says that it's not going to work. No problem. I have another HP All In One - 4500- and the scanner works on it. My problem is that when I installe...
by ejazzkatt
Wed Nov 02, 2016 5:00 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Record Video Calls in Skype - Linuxmint 17.3
Replies: 8
Views: 987

Re: Record Video Calls in Skype - Linuxmint 17.3

I'm not sure if this is in the repositories and it may only record audio at this point. It's called Skype Call Recorder. http://atdot.ch/scr/
by ejazzkatt
Wed Jul 27, 2016 1:50 pm
Forum: Printers & Scanners
Topic: Driver hp deskjet all in one 3755?
Replies: 1
Views: 535

Driver hp deskjet all in one 3755?

My wife just got a HP Deskjet All In One 3755 for her Mac. It seems to be working fine there but I think it was just released on the market in June. I can't find a driver for it for Linux Mint Qiana. I've also looked on the HPLIP website. Is there anything that can be done or do I just have to wait ...
by ejazzkatt
Wed Jul 06, 2016 9:21 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: cron error
Replies: 6
Views: 656

Re: cron error

Thank you. I'll give it a try.
by ejazzkatt
Wed Jul 06, 2016 5:59 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: cron error
Replies: 6
Views: 656

Re: cron error

Where do I find the crontab file? I look in usr/bin but all that I found there was cron.
by ejazzkatt
Tue Jul 05, 2016 8:13 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: cron error
Replies: 6
Views: 656

Re: cron error

Thanks. I used sudo cron too when I got that error.
by ejazzkatt
Mon Jul 04, 2016 7:20 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: cron error
Replies: 6
Views: 656

cron error

I've never used cron before. I tried running it from the command and I get this error

cron: can't lock /var/run/crond.pid, otherpid may be 1460: Resource temporarily unavailable

Would someone please explain what this means to me?
by ejazzkatt
Thu Jun 30, 2016 11:41 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: boot repair after windows 10 update
Replies: 13
Views: 1120

Re: boot repair after windows 10 update

Thank you Laurent85.
by ejazzkatt
Tue Jun 28, 2016 3:14 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: boot repair after windows 10 update
Replies: 13
Views: 1120

Re: boot repair after windows 10 update

Thank you Mark Phelps for the information.

Laurent85, what is ESP?

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