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by ajcardiac
Tue Jul 21, 2015 2:31 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Airbnb site problems using Mint
Replies: 16
Views: 1344

Re: Airbnb site problems using Mint

Oh yeah, when I tried to load google chrome I used a comand from their site for linux and put it into a terminal....it apeared to load it but then when it asked for my password it would not let me type it....typing had no effect! That's how password input in the terminal works. There are no *******...
by ajcardiac
Sun Jul 19, 2015 5:12 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: 2-week newbie
Replies: 8
Views: 467

Re: 2-week newbie

Welcome to the Forums.

Other brands of O/S will eventually run out of support as well.
Vista bites the dust in less than 2 years.
by ajcardiac
Sun Jul 19, 2015 5:08 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Old newbie here
Replies: 6
Views: 371

Re: Old newbie here

Good luck and welcome to the Forum.
by ajcardiac
Sun Jul 19, 2015 4:21 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Install sent me to BusyBox and deleted my windows partition
Replies: 3
Views: 355

Re: Install sent me to BusyBox and deleted my windows partit

Take the disk out of the computer and connect it to another computer via a USB cable adapter or an external enclosure. Don't use the drive at all as every time you do more data will become overwritten. Please, please, anyone reading this, make a system image backup (or at the least a system recovery...
by ajcardiac
Sun Jul 19, 2015 2:24 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Airbnb site problems using Mint
Replies: 16
Views: 1344

Re: Airbnb site problems using Mint

When you say 'download' Chrome, perhaps you could try installing Chromium + Pepper Flash via the Software Manager?

What browser are you currently using?
by ajcardiac
Sun Jul 19, 2015 2:22 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: First time user of linux
Replies: 4
Views: 563

Re: First time user of linux

With that hardware, I would try Mate or Xfce. Cinnamon has the heaviest burden on your hardware. You can also apply the Level 4/5 Security Updates . It looks like that system will take more RAM http://shop.lenovo.com/ae/en/laptops/lenovo/g-series/g400/#tab-tech_specs Did you make a swap partition of...
by ajcardiac
Sat Jul 18, 2015 5:19 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: message @ install with usb install
Replies: 51
Views: 3384

Re: message @ install with usb install

Easy BCD http://neosmart.net/EasyBCD/ Boot into Windows. Run EasyBCD. Add an entry for Linux Mint (you will need to point to the partition where you loaded the Linux Bootloader /dev/sda7 You should have mounted the Linux Bootloader on /dev/sda not /dev/sda/7 in order for GRUB2 to take over the O/S B...
by ajcardiac
Fri Jul 17, 2015 4:00 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Mint 17.2 KDE and Xfce have entered RC testing phase
Replies: 17
Views: 2331

Re: Mint 17.2 KDE and Xfce have entered RC testing phase

Nice. I'll be upgrading them both on my test rig when the stable versions are out :mrgreen:
by ajcardiac
Fri Jul 17, 2015 3:57 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Not A Newbie As Such
Replies: 8
Views: 448

Re: Not A Newbie As Such

Hello and welcome to Linux Mint :mrgreen:
by ajcardiac
Fri Jul 17, 2015 3:55 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: new to mint and new to this form
Replies: 7
Views: 315

Re: new to mint and new to this form

Hello and welcome to Linux Mint :mrgreen:
by ajcardiac
Fri Jul 17, 2015 3:54 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Finally Finished Conversion
Replies: 7
Views: 384

Re: Finally Finished Conversion

Hello and welcome to Linux Mint :mrgreen:
by ajcardiac
Fri Jul 17, 2015 3:54 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Greetings!
Replies: 5
Views: 225

Re: Greetings!

Hello and welcome to Linux Mint :mrgreen:
by ajcardiac
Fri Jul 17, 2015 3:53 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Hello
Replies: 8
Views: 368

Re: Hello

Hello and welcome to Linux Mint :mrgreen:
by ajcardiac
Fri Jul 17, 2015 3:52 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Linux Mint convert
Replies: 6
Views: 348

Re: Linux Mint convert

Hello and welcome to Linux Mint :mrgreen:
by ajcardiac
Fri Jul 17, 2015 3:52 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Made the switch
Replies: 9
Views: 575

Re: Made the switch

Hello and welcome to Linux Mint :mrgreen:
by ajcardiac
Fri Jul 17, 2015 3:51 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Windows Konvert
Replies: 8
Views: 537

Re: Windows Konvert

Hello and welcome to Linux Mint :mrgreen:
by ajcardiac
Fri Jul 17, 2015 3:50 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Learning Again is Fun and Frustrating
Replies: 7
Views: 565

Re: Learning Again is Fun and Frustrating

Hello and welcome to Linux Mint :mrgreen:
by ajcardiac
Fri Jul 17, 2015 3:49 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: new linux user
Replies: 11
Views: 524

Re: new linux user

Hello and welcome to Linux Mint :mrgreen:
by ajcardiac
Fri Jul 17, 2015 3:48 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Hi there!
Replies: 5
Views: 261

Re: Hi there!

Hello and welcome to Linux Mint :mrgreen:
by ajcardiac
Fri Jul 17, 2015 3:47 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Happy to be here
Replies: 9
Views: 401

Re: Happy to be here

Hello and welcome to Linux Mint :mrgreen:

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