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by Glockdoc
Wed Aug 09, 2017 5:44 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: How do I get my settings to a Mint Live USB?
Replies: 15
Views: 2641

Re: How do I get my settings to a Mint Live USB?

Thank you Cat! Unfortunately, I am too green to have gotten my syntax correct. I got the following error. "glockdoc@glockdoc-ZX6961 ~ $ sudo rsync -aXS /media/glockdoc/home/ . /devx/media/glockdoc/LINUX MINT [sudo] password for glockdoc: rsync: change_dir "/media/glockdoc/home" failed...
by Glockdoc
Wed Aug 09, 2017 3:26 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: How do I get my settings to a Mint Live USB?
Replies: 15
Views: 2641

Re: How do I get my settings to a Mint Live USB?

Thanks guys. I appreciate the answers, but the question was how to get my settings moved, not how to create the usb stick or portable hdd. I will look into Aptik and see if I can make it work. For some reason the factory backup and one other back up have failed several times when I tried them. I thi...
by Glockdoc
Sun Aug 06, 2017 5:05 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: How do I get my settings to a Mint Live USB?
Replies: 15
Views: 2641

How do I get my settings to a Mint Live USB?

Thank you in advance! When I travel back to the states I like to bring a live USB with me as I never know whose computer I will be using while I travel. I have searched, but am obviously asking the matrix the wrong question! Can I save all my settings, changes, etc from my desktop system and install...
by Glockdoc
Tue May 16, 2017 10:38 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: 4th time, same problem, no space after update
Replies: 6
Views: 505

Re: 4th time, same problem, no space after update

I thought I would post a follow up. After the great info you guys gave me I have reflashed a live usb, installed a dual boot Mint 18, crashed and fixed the bootloDer( no idea how ), broken and fixed update manager ( I think I know what I did ), fixed the dns leak issue in 18, sandboxed my browsers, ...
by Glockdoc
Tue May 09, 2017 11:33 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: 4th time, same problem, no space after update
Replies: 6
Views: 505

Re: 4th time, same problem, no space after update

Thank you for the intel guys! I will flash again! I am still stumbling around with Linux. It is such a nice change from Microsoft. I have not tackled dual boot on my desktop yet. I went the live usb so I can use it when I travel and am on family/friends' computers. Thank you for the welcome and Aust...
by Glockdoc
Tue May 09, 2017 5:54 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: 4th time, same problem, no space after update
Replies: 6
Views: 505

4th time, same problem, no space after update

This is my first post so be gentle! LoL After getting sick of spending more time securing windows than working I switched to a live usb w Mint 18 Cinamon. I love it! Except, every time I run the updates I end up with no disk space. I have searched and found the problem listed in the forums but no so...

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