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by Atypical User
Fri Nov 04, 2016 11:21 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: [ABANDON] My experiences writing an ISO to USB stick -- Help!
Replies: 97
Views: 4365

Re: My experiences writing an ISO to USB stick -- Help!

Isn't "Fast Boot" a BIOS/UEFI option (e.g., before booting)?
by Atypical User
Fri Nov 04, 2016 11:08 pm
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Cinnamon crashes, I have a working desktop (SOLVED)
Replies: 12
Views: 1828

Re: Cinnamon crashes, I have a working desktop

I was in fallback mode with a working desktop (black background, though). You can run the Software Manager and search for nvidia-3 to list the latest drivers. The one(s) checkmarked is/are the one(s) you have installed. You can uninstall the non-transitional version and it will remove the transition...
by Atypical User
Fri Nov 04, 2016 10:53 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: XScreen Saver openGL non-functional after Nividia driver update (SOLVED)
Replies: 12
Views: 1035

Re: XScreen Saver openGL non-functional after Nividia driver update

Well, so far, everything is going good, just installed the next version down from your posted links....the 304.131-0ubuntu0.14.04.01 from launchPad....and of course automatically, update manager has the update again...how can I shut that version off til the devs get this ugly caca fixed... Use the ...
by Atypical User
Fri Nov 04, 2016 4:12 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: XScreen Saver openGL non-functional after Nividia driver update (SOLVED)
Replies: 12
Views: 1035

Re: XScreen Saver openGL non-functional after Nividia driver update

The last Nvidia update broke the XServer support. No OpenGL available until this is fixed. Prior to uninstalling the last Nvidia driver update, I used sudo dpkg-reconfigure mdm per cerien here: cinnamon wont start at boot This fixed up some files that made me think the update assumed the full system...
by Atypical User
Fri Nov 04, 2016 3:30 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: 17.3 cinnamon crashed
Replies: 7
Views: 435

Re: 17.3 cinnamon crashed

I have used version 17.3 for six months successfully I downloaded and used an orphan file remover and used it without a problem at the time. The next time I booted up I got a notice that cinnamon crashed which resulted in a black screen with a menu to most selections. Of course I would like to get ...

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