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by smudge64
Mon Apr 25, 2016 11:38 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: google chrome update errors (SOLVED)
Replies: 9
Views: 1476

Re: google chrome update errors

same is happening to me interesting to find out the solution to this
by smudge64
Tue Jul 21, 2015 5:12 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Another question about fans on a Delll
Replies: 10
Views: 452

Re: Another question about fans on a Delll

Great..Thank you for your help..that is a great improvement :D
by smudge64
Tue Jul 21, 2015 4:50 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Another question about fans on a Delll
Replies: 10
Views: 452

Re: Another question about fans on a Delll

Thanks for the manual link..

On the bios there is a video tab to choose 8mb or 1 mb its already set on 8mb if thats the correct section I am looking at

when im on here or suchlike you can hardly hear the fan but when i go on something with video the fan sounds like a aircraft taking off
by smudge64
Tue Jul 21, 2015 3:15 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Another question about fans on a Delll
Replies: 10
Views: 452

Re: Another question about fans on a Delll

Also try to increase the amount of shared RAM for your video chipset in the BIOS. Set it at the max. Im not so good with this stuff..how do I do this please? I have put some more memory into the slots previously changed some of them to 1Gb think the memory is 2.9 gb now not sure if thats the same th...
by smudge64
Mon Jul 20, 2015 1:14 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Another question about fans on a Delll
Replies: 10
Views: 452

Re: Another question about fans on a Delll

Thank you..ill have a go at that as I havent got windows..got rid of Xp and just running linux only
by smudge64
Mon Jul 20, 2015 1:04 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Another question about fans on a Delll
Replies: 10
Views: 452

Re: Another question about fans on a Delll

Im downloading the XFCE to see how I get on with that...

Also just clicked on the link on the dell site and it says my operating system isnt supported? is that right?
by smudge64
Mon Jul 20, 2015 12:33 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Another question about fans on a Delll
Replies: 10
Views: 452

Another question about fans on a Delll

I noticed a recent question regarding the fan on a dell pc ... When I go on youtube or any site that has a lot going on..the fan sounds like its going to take off on my Dell Dimension 5000 im running the new 17.2 I have done the same thing on the terminal inxi-Fxz here are the results could someone ...
by smudge64
Sun Jun 28, 2015 10:14 am
Forum: Other topics
Topic: update manager...SOLVED
Replies: 4
Views: 327

Re: update manager

Thank you for your help ..
by smudge64
Sun Jun 28, 2015 9:33 am
Forum: Other topics
Topic: update manager...SOLVED
Replies: 4
Views: 327

Re: update manager

Thank you...im not very good with this stuff ..
could you spell it out how to do it please
by smudge64
Sun Jun 28, 2015 9:28 am
Forum: Other topics
Topic: update manager...SOLVED
Replies: 4
Views: 327

update manager...SOLVED

Hi I have recently deleted the canon print monitor and tool box from my list of programmes as I have got an hp printer which was so much easier to install in linux however since doing this i keep getting this notification every time my update manger tries to update Failed to fetch http://ppa.launchp...
by smudge64
Sun May 17, 2015 8:02 am
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: Getting music from phone to pc
Replies: 3
Views: 396

Re: Getting music from phone to pc

Great thanks for your help appreciated
by smudge64
Sun May 17, 2015 6:04 am
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: Getting music from phone to pc
Replies: 3
Views: 396

Getting music from phone to pc

I have lots of music on my samsung galaxy s4 how do I get it from my phone to say vlc on my pc

I cant use my charging port on my phone as I busted that 3 months after getting the phone so I charge my phone by laying it on a charging mat is there a way please
by smudge64
Fri May 01, 2015 4:07 am
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: vlc media player
Replies: 1
Views: 351

vlc media player

I have vlc player on my android phone with music on it ..how do I get it from my phone to my vlc media player on my pc
by smudge64
Sat Feb 28, 2015 10:26 am
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: Re: 4od and uktv player..SOLVED
Replies: 6
Views: 2171

Re: 4od and uktv player..SOLVED

Thanks for your help...I read catfishs first answer wrong and entered the words wrong in the terminal DOH!!!! $ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:mjblenner/ppa-hal $ sudo apt-get update $ sudo apt-get install hal When I restarted firefox both 4OD and uktvplayer worked Im new to the terminal is my excuse T...
by smudge64
Fri Feb 27, 2015 4:12 pm
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: Re: 4od and uktv player..SOLVED
Replies: 6
Views: 2171

Re: 4od and uktv player

hi ..thanks for the reply but just done that it still doesnt work just goes round and round the loading circle..it plays you tube videos and bbc i player and itv player how do these differ?
by smudge64
Fri Feb 27, 2015 1:00 pm
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: Re: 4od and uktv player..SOLVED
Replies: 6
Views: 2171

Re: 4od and uktv player..SOLVED

Hope I have posted this in the right section..I have linux mint 17 rebecca and bbc i player works as does Itv player ,but 4OD and uk tv player doesnt..

Is there a solution to this or a reason?
by smudge64
Fri Jul 11, 2014 3:42 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: replacing 13 with 17 on a dual boot notebook
Replies: 1
Views: 209

replacing 13 with 17 on a dual boot notebook

I have an Acer aspire notebook which is running windows 7 and linux mint 13 on a dual boot I have put mint 17 on a usb with a view to either running that on a dual boot with windows 7 or replacing windows 7 completely, but when I turn on the notebook pressing F12 no longer gives me the option to cha...
by smudge64
Sun Jun 29, 2014 8:05 am
Forum: Printers & Scanners
Topic: Canon pixma mp495 SOLVED
Replies: 4
Views: 1338

Re: Canon pixma mp495

ktheking wrote:Follow this very detailed instruction guide for Canon Printers :
http://ubuntuhandbook.org/index.php/201 ... inux-mint/
Thank you..you are a genuis it only bloody works..I dont need to throw my printer through the nearest window
by smudge64
Sun Jun 29, 2014 6:29 am
Forum: Printers & Scanners
Topic: Canon pixma mp495 SOLVED
Replies: 4
Views: 1338

Canon pixma mp495 SOLVED

Hi everyone Im new to linux mint having defected from XP on my old pc.. I am having problems installing my Canon pixma mp495 printer/scanner..I go to the add printers and click on the mp495 it says installing drivers then the "gutenprint" thing comes up I put my password in and it says ins...

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