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by jarp53
Thu Jun 18, 2015 10:29 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Re: Question regarding partitioning <SOLVED>
Replies: 12
Views: 510

Re: Question regarding partitioning <SOLVED>

i have a new question; i had reinstall 17.1 cinnamon three times and i have read that the errors i get at startup are due to my partition being to large so for my lattes i partition my 64 Gb drive in three, giving the first one 15 gb and the other around 20 each, but when i install the disk, it eras...
by jarp53
Wed Jun 17, 2015 6:36 pm
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: wrong display with toshiba tv
Replies: 21
Views: 1468

Re: wrong display with toshiba tv

i look every where, there are 21 folders, and 3 files, and even did a search but no "monitors.xml" files any where
by jarp53
Wed Jun 17, 2015 2:26 pm
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: wrong display with toshiba tv
Replies: 21
Views: 1468

Re: wrong display with toshiba tv

i change the On-board VGA to be On only if no PCI Express is install. so here is what the xorg.conf.old file looks like after the changes # nvidia-xconfig: X configuration file generated by nvidia-xconfig # nvidia-xconfig: version 331.113 (buildmeister@swio-display-x64-rhel04-03) Mon Dec 1 21:15:34 ...
by jarp53
Wed Jun 17, 2015 1:21 am
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: wrong display with toshiba tv
Replies: 21
Views: 1468

Re: wrong display with toshiba tv

so iwent to the files and found the one i change; it is name " xorg.conf.06162015" the one that comes up when i type the comand you gave me that is now empty is name "xorg.conf.nvidia-xconfg-original" so should i type "mv /etc/X11/xorg.conf /etc/X11/xorg.conf.old " but i think i have to ad the numbe...
by jarp53
Wed Jun 17, 2015 12:51 am
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: wrong display with toshiba tv
Replies: 21
Views: 1468

Re: wrong display with toshiba tv

i try restating after that but after the boot menu of linux it went black ,so i restart again went down to shell prompt but it said the file was not found, so i type restart and start it again normal but the xorg.conf file window is now empty
by jarp53
Wed Jun 17, 2015 12:11 am
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: wrong display with toshiba tv
Replies: 21
Views: 1468

Re: wrong display with toshiba tv

jarp53@jarp53-Z68X-UD3H-B3 ~ $ gksudo gedit /etc/x11/xorg.conf (gedit:17906): Gtk-WARNING **: Attempting to set the permissions of `/root/.local/share/recently-used.xbel', but failed: No such file or directory (gedit:17906): Gtk-WARNING **: Attempting to store changes into `/root/.local/share/recen...
by jarp53
Tue Jun 16, 2015 6:25 pm
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: wrong display with toshiba tv
Replies: 21
Views: 1468

Re: wrong display with toshiba tv

[codejarp53@jarp53-Z68X-UD3H-B3 ~ $ sudo nvidia-xconfig [sudo] password for jarp53: WARNING: Unable to locate/open X configuration file. New X configuration file written to '/etc/X11/xorg.conf' jarp53@jarp53-Z68X-UD3H-B3 ~ $ sudo/etc/X11/xorg.conf bash: sudo/etc/X11/xorg.conf: No such file or direct...
by jarp53
Tue Jun 16, 2015 12:24 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Google Chrome went super-size after latest update
Replies: 27
Views: 2000

Re: Google Chrome went super-size after latest update

and i normally do that ; that's why a good launcher for google is very important for me; and now that i'm getting linux to work better, i see no need to switch to my other hard drive where windows is install ; i still have a few kinks but not enough to make me go back, and learning to type commands ...
by jarp53
Tue Jun 16, 2015 11:40 am
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: wrong display with toshiba tv
Replies: 21
Views: 1468

Re: wrong display with toshiba tv

i did but maybe i did not send correctly, so here it is again jarp53@jarp53-Z68X-UD3H-B3 ~ $ inxi -Fx System: Host: jarp53-Z68X-UD3H-B3 Kernel: 3.13.0-37-generic x86_64 (64 bit, gcc: 4.8.2) Desktop: Gnome Distro: Linux Mint 17.1 Rebecca Machine: Mobo: Gigabyte model: Z68X-UD3H-B3 Bios: Award version...
by jarp53
Mon Jun 15, 2015 12:55 am
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: wrong display with toshiba tv
Replies: 21
Views: 1468

Re: wrong display with toshiba tv

problem solved !!! i just reinstall and did not use Hi DPI , every thing so far is customize able so i can view every thing large the way i like it but not large, i don't know if there are packages the will use the info from display , but i guess i'll wait and see, so far so good , so thanks for try...
by jarp53
Mon Jun 15, 2015 12:46 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Google Chrome went super-size after latest update
Replies: 27
Views: 2000

Re: Google Chrome went super-size after latest update

thanks that works, but the best was how your link took me to the answer, i'm really liking Linux
by jarp53
Sun Jun 14, 2015 1:57 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Google Chrome went super-size after latest update
Replies: 27
Views: 2000

Re: Google Chrome went super-size after latest update

thanks a lot , the process show me that i need to pay attention to my spelling , and that i had the wrong package install ( i386 ) and i needed to have amd64. so yes this is running good, one of my reasons to stay away from windows a good launcher for chrome. by the way can you tell me how to set au...
by jarp53
Sat Jun 13, 2015 10:21 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Google Chrome went super-size after latest update
Replies: 27
Views: 2000

Re: Google Chrome went super-size after latest update

at the end in the terminal " this apt has super cow powers" so what do i do Can you copy and paste the entire contents of the terminal window? (right from the top including anything you typed, and right down to that bottom line about the cow powers) jarp53@jarp53-Z68X-UD3H-B3 ~ $ sudo apt get-googl...
by jarp53
Sat Jun 13, 2015 11:05 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Google Chrome went super-size after latest update
Replies: 27
Views: 2000

Re: Google Chrome went super-size after latest update

at the end in the terminal " this apt has super cow powers" so what do i do
by jarp53
Fri Jun 12, 2015 5:07 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Google Chrome went super-size after latest update
Replies: 27
Views: 2000

Re: Google Chrome went super-size after latest update

i try reinstalling and the problem got worst because now i can not uninstall , i was going to try an older version but i can't until i get rid off the one i have, the clicking from the menu didn’t do it and the command ask if i was root, so since i'm new to linux i don't know what to do next
by jarp53
Mon Jun 08, 2015 11:28 pm
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: wrong display with toshiba tv
Replies: 21
Views: 1468

Re: wrong display with toshiba tv

i install the software that Toshiba offer as a firmware update, don't know if there are drivers in there but i would like to try and see, is there a code for me to run so that the system would look at my display, when i click on "detect display " nothing happens
by jarp53
Thu Jun 04, 2015 2:07 am
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: wrong display with toshiba tv
Replies: 21
Views: 1468

Re: wrong display with toshiba tv

jarp53@jarp53-Z68X-UD3H-B3 ~ $ inxi-Fx inxi-Fx: command not found jarp53@jarp53-Z68X-UD3H-B3 ~ $ xrandr Screen 0: minimum 8 x 8, current 1920 x 1080, maximum 16384 x 16384 DVI-I-0 disconnected (normal left inverted right x axis y axis) DVI-I-1 disconnected (normal left inverted right x axis y axis)...
by jarp53
Mon Jun 01, 2015 9:32 pm
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: wrong display with toshiba tv
Replies: 21
Views: 1468

wrong display with toshiba tv

i'm new to linux, so after installing the display was so small it was very hard to read so i found under general settings the option to double or Hi DPI, but it is just a little to big so when i look at Display it had the right resolution 1920 x 1080 , but ti detects a 72 inch toshiba which i have u...

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