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by Memoox
Sat Jan 02, 2010 12:50 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: (SOLVED)Services
Replies: 9
Views: 873

Re: Services

I tried that but maybe i'm wrong. those are just services that start when mint starts, but what if i want to disable or enable all services? like services.msc on windows??? mint 7 gloria had that in a simple tool called services but in helena i can't find a tool like that. any suggestions or maybe a...
by Memoox
Fri Oct 02, 2009 10:14 am
Forum: Chat about Linux
Topic: Linux is Not Windows
Replies: 574
Views: 244245

Re: Linux is Not Windows

I think Windows is not for "geeky" people, because most, not all, but most software you use you don't have to compile it, have their proper dependecies, have the right libraries, etc. This was an issue i think when i wanted to switch from windows, is a matter of "beind used to" some things. Linuxmin...
by Memoox
Fri Oct 02, 2009 10:03 am
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: mp3 playback stopped working in some players
Replies: 4
Views: 704

Re: mp3 playback stopped working in some players

Did anyone found the answer for this, i've tried GNOME and works normally but KDE doesn't work, i've tried all output plugins isntalled by the default, suggestions?
by Memoox
Mon Sep 28, 2009 11:36 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Most compatible linux
Replies: 10
Views: 1041

Re: Most compatible linux

It IS getting better of course, but i think only for people that have "modern" hardware. Of course most will say DSL knoppix etc will do the trick but they all miss the hole point of being really easy for new users like linuxmint is. I am really new to the linux world but it seems to me that OLD ker...
by Memoox
Mon Sep 28, 2009 6:56 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Most compatible linux
Replies: 10
Views: 1041

Re: Most compatible linux

thanks for the quick reply but that list doesn't answer my question, it's a reference for laptops not for desktops, i haven't seen a PCCHIPS laptop hehe. Anyways it seems the best way is to change parameters at the boot section? most of the problems apper when linuxmint tries to mount the disks, any...
by Memoox
Mon Sep 28, 2009 10:53 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Most compatible linux
Replies: 10
Views: 1041

Most compatible linux

Hi everyone: I've been using linux for a about a year and a have to say it's the best distro for newbies like me. But most of my friends, and clients, use windows, and have the tipical problems of that os. I recommend a lot Linux Mint but in the last 6 pcs i've fixed i can't boot linuxmint properly....
by Memoox
Tue Jun 02, 2009 10:30 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: PIDGIN not in "Taskbar"
Replies: 3
Views: 378

Re: PIDGIN not in "Taskbar"

so simple, ha, thank you very much
by Memoox
Mon Jun 01, 2009 11:49 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: PIDGIN not in "Taskbar"
Replies: 3
Views: 378

PIDGIN not in "Taskbar"

Ok I know is not windows, but since i'm a newbie i didn't have another name for it So linuxmint is excellent, i've been using it since FELICIA, i did a fresh install of GLORIA just today, but there's and simple problem, can't find the little icon, like in windows, that shows PIDGIN running, do i hav...
by Memoox
Sun May 17, 2009 11:42 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Beginners Guide to Installing and Using Linux Mint 11
Replies: 170
Views: 129345

Re: Beginers Guide to Installing and Using Mint

ok i must say

Linux Mint has saved my life so many times now that i'm really greatfull for the distro, it rocks

really easy to use too

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