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by Memoox
Tue Sep 16, 2014 3:45 pm
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: Sound only on left side [SOLVED]
Replies: 7
Views: 11095

Sound only on left side [SOLVED]

Hello everyone I've installed Linuxmint 17 on my old home PC, it has and old AMD ATHLON X2 processor in a Asus M2N-SLI motherboard. 3GB RAM, ATI HD 6670 and, and old and horrible Creative X-FI Xtreme Audio soundcard. I use FL Studio for home, but since version 11, i hear thousands of clicks and pops...
by Memoox
Sat Nov 27, 2010 10:34 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: nvidia driver not available anymore?
Replies: 2
Views: 454

Re: nvidia driver not available anymore?

hi chachi

i launched synaptiv and could only find 173 , 96 and 180, so my question is, how to uninstall the 173 old one and replace it with the 180?, what of all the things installed should be removde?
by Memoox
Thu Nov 25, 2010 5:33 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: nvidia driver not available anymore?
Replies: 2
Views: 454

nvidia driver not available anymore?

hello everyone a month ago i was using LM isadora x64 and was great, used the "hardware drivers" option to install the latest (recommended) driver for my nvidia card (8500gt), a week ago i upgraded to Julia but i was convinced with the performance, then i installed LM 9 KDE x64, but no drivers were ...
by Memoox
Wed Nov 24, 2010 5:57 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: 32-bit vs. 64-bit
Replies: 36
Views: 18315

Re: 32-bit vs. 64-bit

a 32 bit processor running more than 3.2 gb of ram by just using a patch??????????? that's awesome, although i think it has a catch, because what ever OS you're running, memory has to be mapped, and 32 bit processors can't map more memory that their capabilities, maybe is a patch for using a 64 bit ...
by Memoox
Mon Aug 02, 2010 11:32 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: IP config
Replies: 5
Views: 1366

Re: IP config

thanks for the replies i've found the network manager, went to wireless and chose EDIT, i chose manual and put ADD to insert the values, but, nothing happens, maybe the values are not the same as windows, or may has a diferent name. i've got this in windows, well, it's in spanish i hope to use te ri...
by Memoox
Sun Aug 01, 2010 6:59 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: IP config
Replies: 5
Views: 1366

IP config

hello everyone i want to configure the IP settings like i do on windows but i can't seem to "introduce" any address so far. i need to do this to coonect to the network here, i've got the ip address asigned to me, and all parameters i put on windows on TCP/IP protocol properties but i can't do that o...
by Memoox
Thu Feb 25, 2010 10:16 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Update linuxmint celena with nvidia driver
Replies: 16
Views: 1293

Re: Update linuxmint celena with nvidia driver

thanks for the replies to all.... they took the computer to my brother's house, he doesn't want to know linux at all, haha, but he's happy removing the viruses that he gets from college everty time within linuxmint, apparenttly he says it's ok because he only uses it for that, haha, and maybe some b...
by Memoox
Tue Feb 23, 2010 4:22 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux
Topic: Linux is Not Windows
Replies: 574
Views: 244259

Re: Linux is Not Windows

You are all asking things of linux comparing it to windows when are not the same things linux kernel lets us manipulate our computer in order to use it, and the main point of linux is to create a open souce free kernel. windows kernel and all Microsoft products in general, (not office is really good...
by Memoox
Mon Feb 22, 2010 11:33 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Update linuxmint celena with nvidia driver
Replies: 16
Views: 1293

Re: Update linuxmint celena with nvidia driver

mmmm not really, there's a old ethernet card connected to a PCI slot that doesn't work anymore but it's still pluged, video card is plug to the pci express slot with no problems and the rest of the peripherals work from th tha board, like heyboard mouse ehternet conection and sound. nothing else is ...
by Memoox
Fri Feb 19, 2010 5:02 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux
Topic: Linux is Not Windows
Replies: 574
Views: 244259

Re: Linux is Not Windows

I can't believe most people in the last few pages are leaving linux because it's easier??????? I dare microsoft to come up with something like aptitude or yum or something. everything in windows is done byt INSTALLING something. Some people are expecting a better operative system, but they don't kno...
by Memoox
Fri Feb 19, 2010 4:51 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Update linuxmint celena with nvidia driver
Replies: 16
Views: 1293

Re: Update linuxmint celena with nvidia driver

None of those are particularly old things! not sure on the speed of your processor but either way, very similar specs to my PC which runs Mint 8 fine, would be surprised if you couldn't get a newer version to run which could/would solve your problem, what happens when you run a newer version from l...
by Memoox
Thu Feb 18, 2010 11:14 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Update linuxmint celena with nvidia driver
Replies: 16
Views: 1293

Re: Update linuxmint celena with nvidia driver

you most probably can download the drivers and compile them. you could also try the hardy version: http://packages.ubuntu.com/hardy/nvidia-glx delilinux is a distro designed especially for outdated hardware: http://www.delilinux.de/ I've tried deli with luck, but there's no need to go that low on m...
by Memoox
Wed Feb 17, 2010 10:50 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Update linuxmint celena with nvidia driver
Replies: 16
Views: 1293

Re: Update linuxmint celena with nvidia driver

I didn't know i had to give the specs of the pc for the question but here it is: INTEL Pentium 4 530 Prescott socket 775lga Mainboard MICRO-STAR INTERNACIONAL model MS-7143 Nvidia 6200 PCI-E 16X 512MB RAM DDR HDD 80GB Seagate DVD RAM drive (an very old one). I think that linuxmint 6 7 and 8 use a ne...
by Memoox
Tue Feb 16, 2010 4:09 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Update linuxmint celena with nvidia driver
Replies: 16
Views: 1293

Re: Update linuxmint celena with nvidia driver

i'm not sure how to "ping" but i used ping 91.189.88.37 and i got: jevo@TheBridge:~$ ping 91.189.88.37 PING 91.189.88.37 (91.189.88.37) 56(84) bytes of data. 64 bytes from 91.189.88.37: icmp_seq=1 ttl=47 time=218 ms 64 bytes from 91.189.88.37: icmp_seq=2 ttl=49 time=220 ms 64 bytes from 91.189.88.37...
by Memoox
Tue Feb 16, 2010 2:49 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Update linuxmint celena with nvidia driver
Replies: 16
Views: 1293

Update linuxmint celena with nvidia driver

Hello I've got a machine that doesn´t run any modern release of linuxmint, right now it's working with Linuxmint 3.1 Celena. I want to install the nvidia driver, i used the enable restricted drivers function but it says: W: Failed to fetch http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/restricted/l/linux-re...
by Memoox
Thu Feb 04, 2010 9:10 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: unable to boot any distro
Replies: 7
Views: 778

Re: unable to boot any distro

Sorry for the late post, work like always Anyway here are the specs according to CPU-Z INTEL Pentium 4 530 Prescott socket 775lga Mainboard MICRO-STAR INTERNACIONAL (I guess MSI??) model MS-7143 with PCI-E 16X 512MB RAM DDR Nvidia 6200, HDD 80GB, a DVD RAM drive (an old one, sometimes it doesn't wor...
by Memoox
Wed Feb 03, 2010 12:17 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: unable to boot any distro
Replies: 7
Views: 778

Re: unable to boot any distro

Well i went o his house and windows was destroyed because of a virus i can't seem to find, again i had to install windows again, only this time i used the avira rescue cd to delete the "RECYCLER" folder on the other 2 partitions. When i came back he called me to say the virus was again on his comput...
by Memoox
Tue Feb 02, 2010 12:50 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: unable to boot any distro
Replies: 7
Views: 778

Re: unable to boot any distro

Thanks for the replys Everythings was booted as a live cd, ubuntu,slax,linuxmint, everything. I tried to install it to the hard drive with an option that says "Start the installer only" (can't remember if the phrase it's exactly that hehe) but the same happens, it just frezzes when the progress bar ...
by Memoox
Mon Feb 01, 2010 7:18 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: unable to boot any distro
Replies: 7
Views: 778

unable to boot any distro

Hello everyone a few days ago i reformatted my friends computer, i got windows running normally and everything was ok. then i told him that linux could be the answer to his prayers, so i tried to install a linux distro, and of course Linuxmint came to my mind. But i can't boot any distor in this mac...
by Memoox
Sat Jan 02, 2010 3:36 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: (SOLVED)Services
Replies: 9
Views: 873

Re: Services

thanks for the quick replies well top shows the processes like system monitor and it feels like task manager on windows i'm sorry i know linux is not windows but i say t just to have a reference cause i've been using windows so long anyway bootup-manager i guess is a program because is not installed...

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