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by magicchance
Tue Jul 21, 2015 5:24 am
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: Sony Walkman interface issues (SOLVED)
Replies: 11
Views: 1592

Re: Sony Walkman interface issues

I just tested my son's mp3 player in Mint 17.2. I could view all his mp3's and I could play them, Videos aka Totem opened and played the files by default. Edit: No idea what brand of mp3 player my son has, just some generic $5.00 device from Dollar General. Still no joy on my end. I've tested the W...
by magicchance
Mon Jul 20, 2015 2:46 pm
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: Sony Walkman interface issues (SOLVED)
Replies: 11
Views: 1592

Sony Walkman interface issues (SOLVED)

EDIT: This problem has been solved. See below... I'm having issues with 17.2 recognizing the MP3 files on my Sony Walkman. When I plug in the USB cable, the Walkman becomes visible in the Home menu I can open the various Walkman files and see inside. But when I try to open the music files 17.2 give...
by magicchance
Sun Jul 19, 2015 12:09 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: screen resolution issues
Replies: 4
Views: 450

Re: screen resolution issues

Pjotr wrote:Launch Driver Manager. Does it offer you a non-free closed proprietary fglrx driver for your video card? If so, install it and reboot.

Does that help?
The response I get back says I'm currently using the recommended driver, and that no proprietary driver is in use.
by magicchance
Sun Jul 19, 2015 4:19 am
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: screen resolution issues
Replies: 4
Views: 450

Re: screen resolution issues

Please generate an overview of your system like this: - launch a terminal window and make it fullscreen, to avoid chopped lines; - copy/paste this command into the terminal: inxi -Fxz if you type: the letter F is a capital letter Press Enter. Copy/paste the output in your next message. Thanks Pjotr...
by magicchance
Sat Jul 18, 2015 11:19 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: screen resolution issues
Replies: 4
Views: 450

screen resolution issues

I am running LM 17.2 Rafaela/Cinn. When watching Netflix, I do so thru Google Chrome. Under my old Windows OS, my screen's resolution was very sharp and clean. But unfortunately with LM I'm only getting about 80% of the former resolution. FWIW, with Youtube I'm getting great resolution. Does anyone ...
by magicchance
Sat Jul 18, 2015 5:11 am
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: 2-week newbie
Replies: 8
Views: 464

2-week newbie

Hello Everyone, My name is magicchance. About 4 weeks ago I began my quest to leave Windows OS forever, and began searching the interwebs to get my hands on everything I could learn about Linux. After testing out 4 or 5 distros, I finally landed on Mint 17.2/Rafaela/Cinnamon, which I've been running...

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