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by mike77
Sun Jan 25, 2015 5:22 am
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: [SOLVED] VirtualBox installation on Mint Debian
Replies: 16
Views: 10818

Re: VirtualBox installation on Mint Debian

Indeed, the first step sometimes has me sitting in front of a task like a rabbit staring at an approaching serpent. But I've learned that trying to understand what I am doing before I do it isn't a bad thing, more so when it concerns I computer which I rely on for my daily work :-) I didn't know tha...
by mike77
Sat Jan 24, 2015 8:37 pm
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: [SOLVED] VirtualBox installation on Mint Debian
Replies: 16
Views: 10818

Re: VirtualBox installation on Mint Debian

Thanks for that reply kyphi! I feel encouraged to try the version I downloaded from Oracle. It's also interesting to learn that guest Additions (apart from the Extension Pack) is already included in that version, so no need for additional downloads. My main worry, being new to this subject, has been...
by mike77
Sat Jan 24, 2015 4:33 pm
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: [SOLVED] VirtualBox installation on Mint Debian
Replies: 16
Views: 10818

[SOLVED] VirtualBox installation on Mint Debian

For several days, I've been reading up on installing virtualbox on Mint LMDE, and still can't work out which is the better procedure - install via Synaptic or from the Oracle website. I am running Mint Debian 1 (Host: pc Kernel: 3.11-2-amd64 x86_64 (64 bit) Desktop: Cinnamon 2.0.14 Distro: LinuxMint...
by mike77
Fri Jan 23, 2015 1:50 pm
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: [SOLVED] Libre Office reinstall question
Replies: 1
Views: 1032

Re: Libre Office reinstall question

Sorry for not replying - I'd solved the problem about five minutes after posting my query (reminding myself one should never give up too soon before pestering others) so forgot to check and only just found you had advised on the problem, so thank you very much for your reply :-)
by mike77
Sun Dec 07, 2014 2:57 pm
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: [SOLVED] Mint LMDE Libreoffice not fully integrated
Replies: 1
Views: 565

Re: Mint LMD Libreoffice not fully integrated after re-insta

SOLVED -

I forgot to install the gnome integration so now all is back to normal :-)
by mike77
Sun Dec 07, 2014 2:46 pm
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: [SOLVED] Libre Office reinstall question
Replies: 1
Views: 1032

[SOLVED] Libre Office reinstall question

Hi there, the templates you look for are in integration packages that don't come preinstalled. You need to install one depending on your desktop environment. The packages are: libreoffice-gnome - Integration with the GNOME desktop libreoffice-gtk - integration with GTK+ libreoffice-kde - integratio...
by mike77
Sun Dec 07, 2014 1:38 pm
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: [SOLVED] Mint LMDE Libreoffice not fully integrated
Replies: 1
Views: 565

[SOLVED] Mint LMDE Libreoffice not fully integrated

I'm running Mint 1 Debian (Cinnamon 64bit). After installing an extension in libreoffice, I found that libreoffice crashed each time I clicked on the toolbar. Obviously, the extension was not compatible. Finding no way of uninstalling the culprit without access to the extension manager, I finally pu...

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