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by bob466
Tue Oct 06, 2020 8:12 pm
Forum: Open chat
Topic: How Do I - Windows Install
Replies: 20
Views: 780

Re: How Do I - Windows Install

When you buy a copy of Windoze...you do not own it and Micro$oft can cancel your licence anytime they wish...for any reason. https://www.animoticons.com/files/emotions/teasing-smiley-faces/54.gif You can use Virtualbox to install Windoze but you still need a key. :x I'm sure if you do a search with ...
by bob466
Tue Oct 06, 2020 12:18 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: copying a picture to the desktop
Replies: 9
Views: 516

Re: copying a picture to the desktop

Have you tried...'Save image as" or copy and paste ? Image

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by bob466
Mon Oct 05, 2020 10:09 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux
Topic: How do you remember bits of sudo code?
Replies: 49
Views: 5444

Re: How do you remember bits of sudo code?

It's very simple...write them down. http://www.mysmiley.net/imgs/smile/happy/happy0006.gif Not only commands but also if you find a fix to any problem you might have write it down as well..ie How to rename a Flash Drive or How to install a Printer and Scanner and many more. :D Always have a another ...
by bob466
Mon Oct 05, 2020 9:45 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux
Topic: [Solved] Best Linux tutorial for newcomers?
Replies: 17
Views: 636

Re: Best Linux tutorial for newcomers?

Forget Tutorials and Books...if you can install an Operating System...then this Forum is all you need. :D Even if you can't install an OS...you'll find all the help you will ever need right here on the Forum. Image
by bob466
Mon Oct 05, 2020 9:33 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Installing Linux on a work comp....Do you tell your boss?
Replies: 42
Views: 1701

Re: Installing Linux on a work comp....Do you tell your boss?

Since you don't own the computer...you have no right to install anything without permission. Image
by bob466
Mon Oct 05, 2020 9:22 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Eternal Student of all things UNIX/Linux/Minty
Replies: 15
Views: 597

Re: Eternal Student of all things UNIX/Linux/Minty

Welcome to the Forum. :D
by bob466
Fri Oct 02, 2020 8:12 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: decided to go mint
Replies: 10
Views: 368

Re: decided to go mint

Welcome to the Forum. :D
by bob466
Thu Oct 01, 2020 5:31 am
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Hello
Replies: 8
Views: 271

Re: Hello

Welcome to the Forum. :D
by bob466
Thu Oct 01, 2020 5:30 am
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: old man new to Linux Mint
Replies: 7
Views: 370

Re: old man new to Linux Mint

Welcome to the Forum. :D
by bob466
Thu Oct 01, 2020 5:27 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Win 7 Migration: Backup
Replies: 5
Views: 178

Re: Win 7 Migration: Backup

I'm in the process of moving from Win 7 to Linux. I will continue to run some programs in a VM. I am trying to research my backup options and as with everything Linux it is a rabbit hole. I currently use Macrium Reflect which very simply and easily allows me to back up and restore at the partition ...
by bob466
Tue Sep 29, 2020 9:28 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Introductions
Replies: 8
Views: 300

Re: Introductions

Welcome to the Forum. :D
by bob466
Tue Sep 29, 2020 9:27 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: From Coasta rica
Replies: 7
Views: 233

Re: From Coasta rica

Welcome to the Forum. :D
by bob466
Tue Sep 29, 2020 9:26 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Hi LinuxMint forum
Replies: 8
Views: 278

Re: Hi LinuxMint forum

Welcome to the Forum. :D
by bob466
Tue Sep 29, 2020 9:21 pm
Forum: Open chat
Topic: [SOLVED] Reinstalling Windows 10
Replies: 29
Views: 785

Re: Reinstalling Windows 10

If Linux Mint is too hard...why do Windoze users need help getting back to Windoze https://www.picgifs.com/emoticons/smileys-and-emoticons/confused/smileys-confused-389931.gif on a Linux Forum of all places. https://www.picgifs.com/emoticons/smileys-and-emoticons/confused/smileys-confused-768504.gi...
by bob466
Tue Sep 29, 2020 5:44 am
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: change dvd video format
Replies: 4
Views: 205

Re: change dvd video format

Yes there is...both HandBrake and Avidemux will do what you want and are available from the Software Manager. :D
by bob466
Tue Sep 29, 2020 5:38 am
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Should advice be to replace the harddrive with a SSD?
Replies: 67
Views: 1725

Re: Should advice be to replace the harddrive with a SSD?

My Tower is 7 yrs old and had a 500GB 7200 rpm HDD...Boot time was 36 seconds to Login screen and 16 seconds to Desktop. :) I created an Image with Macrium...https://forums.linuxmint.com/viewtopic.php?p=1434480#p1434480 and put is on my new 500GB SSD. Boot time was slashed by two thirds...Boot time ...
by bob466
Tue Sep 29, 2020 5:01 am
Forum: Open chat
Topic: [SOLVED] Reinstalling Windows 10
Replies: 29
Views: 785

Re: Reinstalling Windows 10

If Linux Mint is too hard...why do Windoze users need help getting back to Windoze https://www.picgifs.com/emoticons/smileys-and-emoticons/confused/smileys-confused-389931.gif on a Linux Forum of all places. https://www.picgifs.com/emoticons/smileys-and-emoticons/confused/smileys-confused-768504.gif
by bob466
Mon Sep 28, 2020 5:31 am
Forum: Open chat
Topic: Computer?
Replies: 56
Views: 1641

Re: Computer?

by bob466
Mon Sep 28, 2020 5:22 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: How to fix the usb mouse?
Replies: 6
Views: 180

Re: How to fix the usb mouse?

I'm using a corded mouse right now...works just fine. :D I've also used cordless mice with out any problems...have you tried a different mouse ? Image

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