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by sevenmpd
Sat Jun 20, 2020 10:43 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Red Spot
Replies: 11
Views: 377

Re: Red Spot

Spot on checked out folder and there were several files in there,just need to find what I'm doing to trigger it :D
by sevenmpd
Fri Jun 19, 2020 4:37 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Red Spot
Replies: 11
Views: 377

Re: Red Spot

Many thanks for your reply you may well be correct but I need to try and find what's starting it as I have never used that key combination.
H
by sevenmpd
Fri Jun 19, 2020 1:52 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Red Spot
Replies: 11
Views: 377

Red Spot

Evening All
Looking for suggestions as to what could be causing the 'red spot' in the lower left hand corner of my screen. If I reboot it goes away but reappears at random intervals
Thanks
H
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by sevenmpd
Thu Jun 11, 2020 3:52 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: virtualbox failed Solved
Replies: 14
Views: 257

Re: virtualbox failed

Many thanks to all I have solved the later part of my problem by reinstalling mint as for virtualbox think I'll give it a miss !
by sevenmpd
Thu Jun 11, 2020 10:43 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: virtualbox failed Solved
Replies: 14
Views: 257

Re: virtualbox failed

BG405 thanks for the suggestion but as I have said above I cannot open Synaptic
by sevenmpd
Thu Jun 11, 2020 9:36 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: virtualbox failed Solved
Replies: 14
Views: 257

Re: virtualbox failed

And now this
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by sevenmpd
Thu Jun 11, 2020 9:33 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: virtualbox failed Solved
Replies: 14
Views: 257

Re: virtualbox failed

When I run sudo /sbin/vboxconfig I get sudo: /sbin/vboxconfig: command not found I have tried purging virtualbox completely via synaptic packet manager but as I said earlier it gets so far and then generates a error message which I was going to copy however I now find I cannot open the synaptic pack...
by sevenmpd
Thu Jun 11, 2020 4:12 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: virtualbox failed Solved
Replies: 14
Views: 257

Re: virtualbox failed

Thanks all for advice re failed instructions ran the script resulting
harry@harry-SATELLITE-L50-C:~$ /sbin/vboxconfig
bash: /sbin/vboxconfig: No such file or directory
Look at both posts and tried various suggestions for install to no avail .
by sevenmpd
Wed Jun 10, 2020 4:16 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: virtualbox failed Solved
Replies: 14
Views: 257

Re: virtualbox failed

Entered the first line of code and attempted to re-install VB but it again failed had the idea to the failure report maybe of help
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by sevenmpd
Wed Jun 10, 2020 1:21 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: virtualbox failed Solved
Replies: 14
Views: 257

virtualbox failed Solved

Good Evening I been using linux mint for a few weeks now and thought I'd start to install Virtualbox so after watching a could of YT videos I downloaded virtualbox 6.1.10 and the Ubuntu 1804-19.04-19.10 to downloads. I then installed from downloads but the install failed from the synaptic packet man...
by sevenmpd
Fri May 29, 2020 9:35 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Images SOLVED
Replies: 3
Views: 118

Re: Images

Thanks for reply but sorted it, dont ask why I tried a second memory stick and that worked ok, I purchased two new ones formated them both the same so why one should corrupt files and other OK
Thanks
H
by sevenmpd
Fri May 29, 2020 4:51 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Images SOLVED
Replies: 3
Views: 118

Re: Images

Just also found I cannot play any of the music that I copied over !
by sevenmpd
Fri May 29, 2020 4:31 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Images SOLVED
Replies: 3
Views: 118

Images SOLVED

Good Morning yesterday installed linux mint 19.3 on my sony laptop and copied photos over from my other laptop only to find I cannot open them
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, I can open any image that's done on this laptop but nothing imported or downloaded any suggestions please
by sevenmpd
Thu May 21, 2020 4:19 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Internal WiFi card
Replies: 6
Views: 157

Re: Internal WiFi card

Sorry looks I 'cock up' my last post last night done some further investigating do not have the option to turn off the internal wifi card in bios. Petermint WIFI adapter turned to OFF in Linux it stays off after a reboot. mine does'nt Also discovered that when I use the F12 key aeroplane mode the on...
by sevenmpd
Wed May 20, 2020 4:44 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Internal WiFi card
Replies: 6
Views: 157

Re: Internal WiFi card

Thanks for your replies the in built wifi card Intel Dual Band AC 3160 started playing up sometime ago I purchased a new card and fitted it only to find the problem remaining in that some days it doesn't work some it does. It's been suggested that it could be a fault on the motherboard or the antenn...
by sevenmpd
Wed May 20, 2020 1:15 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Internal WiFi card
Replies: 6
Views: 157

Internal WiFi card

Good Evening Had a look through topic's but did find what I was looking for, the internal wifi card in my laptop Intel 3160 is not working properly to be fair it was the same in windows 10 is it possible to disable it, my second question a local network keeps interfering with my wifi I have ticked '...
by sevenmpd
Fri May 15, 2020 11:45 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: USB Wifi adapter
Replies: 4
Views: 181

Re: USB Wifi adapter

Good Afternoon All
It would appear that this post as stalled however can I ask for further help I'm sure that my built in WiFi card is interfering with my USB adapter so can I ask how to turn it off and if needed how to turn it back on.
Thanks
H
by sevenmpd
Wed May 13, 2020 5:56 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: USB Wifi adapter
Replies: 4
Views: 181

Re: USB Wifi adapter

Thanks for reply Here we go harry@harry-SATELLITE-L50-C:~$ inxi -Fxz System: Host: harry-SATELLITE-L50-C Kernel: 5.0.0-32-generic x86_64 bits: 64 compiler: gcc v: 7.4.0 Desktop: Cinnamon 4.4.8 Distro: Linux Mint 19.3 Tricia base: Ubuntu 18.04 bionic Machine: Type: Laptop System: TOSHIBA product: SAT...
by sevenmpd
Wed May 13, 2020 1:03 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: USB Wifi adapter
Replies: 4
Views: 181

USB Wifi adapter

Good Afternoon I'm new to linux and after running Virtualbox I took the jump and install Linux Mint Cinnamon 19.3 since installing I have found my WiFi adapter wanting it was OK whilst using VB. I have spent a few hours this afternoon looking for way's of improving reception under windows 10 my sign...
by sevenmpd
Tue Apr 21, 2020 1:45 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: cut n paste
Replies: 7
Views: 320

Re: cut n paste

Thanks for replies
jonau01 have done what you suggested prior to my post
sdibaja May do just that but I have to find 'linux' software to replace some of my windows software
H

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