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by Linux-Bill
Tue Nov 08, 2016 8:53 am
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: Microphone not working in Linux Mint Cinnamon18 [SOLVED]
Replies: 14
Views: 22461

Re: Microphone not working in Linux Mint Cinnamon18 [SOLVED]

Changed the code and all is well. Thanks for the help - I would have never found that myself.
by Linux-Bill
Mon Nov 07, 2016 10:27 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: error in cs_sound.py
Replies: 1
Views: 225

Re: error in cs_sound.py

Got the instructions in another post - thanks for the reply, my mic now works fine.
by Linux-Bill
Mon Nov 07, 2016 3:50 pm
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: Microphone not working in Linux Mint Cinnamon18 [SOLVED]
Replies: 14
Views: 22461

Re: Microphone not working in Linux Mint Cinnamon18 [SOLVED]

I am new to Linux - hence need sim[ple to under instructions to edit this file. Currently, I do not have permission. How do I get permission to edit same?
by Linux-Bill
Mon Nov 07, 2016 3:46 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: error in cs_sound.py
Replies: 1
Views: 225

error in cs_sound.py

The error is in line 607 - how do I change this (change output to input)? It appears the system does not wish to give me permission. I will need instructions in simple to understand terms - I am not a Linux expert by any means. The correction needs making, as my USB mics do not work and I suspect th...
by Linux-Bill
Tue Jun 14, 2016 9:14 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Mint 18 dual boot installation
Replies: 9
Views: 662

Re: Mint 18 dual boot installation

I'll put it on the far back burner - customers have Win10 problems that make me $$. I'll try the upgrade from 17.3 when it comes along next month. Just do not have the time to figure out the different method for partitioning and grub.
by Linux-Bill
Mon Jun 13, 2016 7:54 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Mint 18 dual boot installation
Replies: 9
Views: 662

Re: Mint 18 dual boot installation

In English - as opposed to uncommon and difficult to understand references regarding partitions. Perhaps my meager years of computer experience are not sufficient to allow comprehension. What I saw was far removed from the Mint 17 (or earlier versions) installation procedures. I well understand I sh...
by Linux-Bill
Mon Jun 13, 2016 2:16 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Mint 18 dual boot installation
Replies: 9
Views: 662

Mint 18 dual boot installation

The install screens appearing for Mint 18 installation should be in English for all to easily understand. I decided not to install 18, too difficult to set up as dual boot. Too much room for serious error that WILL result in a fully crashed computer.
by Linux-Bill
Wed Apr 13, 2016 3:02 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Simple method backup
Replies: 9
Views: 825

Simple method backup

Is there a simple method to backup a complete Linux installation - including OS and date? Key words are simple and complete.

Thanks,

Bill

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