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by pdc_2
Thu Jun 18, 2009 6:57 am
Forum: Printers & Scanners
Topic: BROTHER MFC-3240C Drivers ( SOLVED )
Replies: 3
Views: 1036

Re: BROTHER MFC-3240C Drivers ( SOLVED )

great; glad to hear it went well; enjoy!
by pdc_2
Thu Jun 18, 2009 3:18 am
Forum: Wireless
Topic: Huawei E220 GSM modem problems in Mint 7
Replies: 6
Views: 1527

Re: Huawei E220 GSM modem problems in Mint 7

I can only suggest you evaluate a distro as I suggested above: or crunchbang: quick; fast; effective; see if it will go for you
by pdc_2
Thu Jun 18, 2009 3:14 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: USB Pen Tablet ipen
Replies: 3
Views: 660

Re: USB Pen Tablet ipen

linux can be more cerebral than other operating systems; you can feel satisfied when you have installed something and it works; and you know WHY here is the linux wacom project http://linuxwacom.sourceforge.net/index.php/main a bit of light-reading for you; and here is the wacom tablet forum; http:/...
by pdc_2
Wed Jun 17, 2009 4:53 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Internal Microphone issues
Replies: 16
Views: 3983

Re: Internal Microphone issues

hmmmmmmmmmm right-click volume control; preferences; look in the right-hand colum; the top set of entries are "PLAYBACK" entries; at the bottom are "RECORDING" entries; when I do not have any entry at the lower part of the list selected; (ie in the right column which has a "RECORDING" entry opposite...
by pdc_2
Tue Jun 16, 2009 11:26 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: Huawei E220 GSM modem problems in Mint 7
Replies: 6
Views: 1527

which notebook are you using for your Huawei?

which notebook?
by pdc_2
Tue Jun 16, 2009 11:22 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Internal Microphone issues
Replies: 16
Views: 3983

Re: Internal Microphone issues

try: right-click on speaker icon on bottom bar; Open Volume Control; Preferences; there will be a host of options: I can only suggest you try clicking some of the various microphone options; if you select microphone capture: (on our desktop it is OFF by default); you then get a CAPTURE tab in the vo...
by pdc_2
Tue Jun 16, 2009 11:14 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Need help w/ no sound on HP Mini 1000 w/ Mint 7
Replies: 4
Views: 810

try this comprehensive guide

Mint is based on Ubuntu; this is a Ubuntu guide: tell us if it helps at all

http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=205449
by pdc_2
Tue Jun 16, 2009 2:34 pm
Forum: Printers & Scanners
Topic: mfc990cw and mint 7.
Replies: 5
Views: 1483

? copy the wrapper to where Mint expects to fnid it

try making a copy of that file; and paste it into the directory it should appear in
by pdc_2
Tue Jun 16, 2009 4:25 am
Forum: Printers & Scanners
Topic: BROTHER MFC-3240C Drivers ( SOLVED )
Replies: 3
Views: 1036

There are BROTHER MFC-3240C Drivers

Brother are very well regarded for the degree of support that they offer to linux users: If you go to http://solutions.brother.com/linux/en_us/index.html and then click on printer driver, you get this http://solutions.brother.com/linux/en_us/download_prn.html and if you then click on your printer, y...
by pdc_2
Tue Jun 16, 2009 4:20 am
Forum: Printers & Scanners
Topic: mfc990cw and mint 7.
Replies: 5
Views: 1483

where?

Pray, tell us where;
I do have brlpdwrappermfc990cw on my 64 bit pc
by pdc_2
Mon Jun 15, 2009 1:27 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: Huawei E220 GSM modem problems in Mint 7
Replies: 6
Views: 1527

try another distro to check your mobile broadband

we have tried a variety of Ubuntu-based distros recently; with a Huawei 220 and also the 160, and both work very quickly and well; with: MoonOS; Eeebuntu; easy peasy; Ubuntu NRM; crunchee etc can I suggest you download eeebuntu 2.0 base version http://www.eeebuntu.org/ (because it is only about 561....
by pdc_2
Sun Jun 14, 2009 4:14 am
Forum: Printers & Scanners
Topic: Epson Style C88 not listed among drivers ...
Replies: 6
Views: 1966

a cheap inkjet printer with duplex

hi stevlana; welcome to the forum; if you ask a new question on a "thread" that is already running, many may not notice it; some folks suggest using google: "cheapest inket printer duplex function" eg this is the first answer on a google search http://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20090312071...
by pdc_2
Sun Jun 14, 2009 2:33 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Wireless REFUSES to work on MacBook Pro 4,1 with Gloria
Replies: 10
Views: 2341

Re: Wireless REFUSES to work on MacBook Pro 4,1 with Gloria

Hi to whm3223 and the1982original; you sound very frustrated that wireless has not "worked out of the box" for you; and that there are not wireless experts on the Mint forum; with the many linux distros, not every forum has a host of experts in all fields: eg on OpenSuse there would be three wireles...
by pdc_2
Sat Jun 13, 2009 11:39 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Cant route sound to bluetooth headset.
Replies: 6
Views: 4876

try this

try Sound & Video from the Menu; Pulseaudio volume control; select the Playback tab; with no audio stream running; start an audio stream; right-click on the stream now showing; it should offer" MOVE STREAM; select the stream you want: (hopefully bluetooth is an option?)

Does that work? Does it help?
by pdc_2
Sat Jun 13, 2009 11:36 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Difficulties to get Sound....[SOLVED]
Replies: 7
Views: 1176

try this

can I ask you to try something, to see if it is any help? If you go to Sound and Video, and select Pulseaudio volume control; click on the left most tab, Playback If you select that with no audio stream running; then start an application playing sound: a sound stream should register; RIGHT-CLICK on ...
by pdc_2
Sat Jun 13, 2009 10:33 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: Sierra AirCard 880E doesn't work on Mint 7 "Gloria"
Replies: 1
Views: 423

Re: Sierra AirCard 880E doesn't work on Mint 7 "Gloria"

If you have just "upgraded" to Mint 7, is life infinitely better and richer than on Mint 6? One solution would be to go back to Mint 6; (it seems to work fine for me; most folks suggest giving the latest version of any distro about three months for folks to discover all the bleeding-edge problems an...
by pdc_2
Sat Jun 13, 2009 6:39 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: EEE pc & Bluetooth
Replies: 2
Views: 525

join the Eee forum for eee-control advice

absolutely;

these folks eat like, sleep and breathe eee-control;

here is a specific sub-forum for Ubuntu and variants;

http://forum.eeeuser.com/viewforum.php?id=43

eg try this Wiki they offer

http://wiki.eeeuser.com/howto:bluetoothdongles
by pdc_2
Sat Jun 13, 2009 6:13 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: HSDPA Expresscard modem
Replies: 2
Views: 658

Re: HSDPA Expresscard modem

I have become interested in these type of modems recently; so; Can I ask the original poster: arlandl what he/she did to use the BandLuxe C100s HSDPA expresscard modem; (because we have used Network Manager); and secondly can I ask merlwiz79 (who has posted a formidable number of posts and seems ext...
by pdc_2
Fri Jun 12, 2009 10:18 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Gloria OK for Dell Inspiron N ?
Replies: 18
Views: 2031

try a live CD instead

fine if it has a DVD drive; try a live CD
by pdc_2
Fri Jun 12, 2009 9:11 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Gloria OK for Dell Inspiron N ?
Replies: 18
Views: 2031

Try before you install ???????????

If you go here http://www.pendrivelinux.com/linux-mint-6-flash-drive-install-via-cd/ it tells you how to put Mint onto a USB stick or an SD card; it works very well; (I have adapted the syslinux.cfg file for other distros) ( we have set up a variety of Ubuntu based distros on SD cards; as "persisten...

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