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by cudayne
Thu Nov 11, 2010 10:43 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: what is my device???
Replies: 2
Views: 235

what is my device???

I have a strange problem I dont know what wireless network card is in the notebook i am seting up. Strange cause linux finds it but i need too setup windows on the clients computer. mint finds all teh drivers but windows cant an wont setup the wireless driver. I know there is a way too find out what...
by cudayne
Tue Oct 19, 2010 4:48 am
Forum: Releases & Announcements
Topic: Release: Linux Mint 10 RC
Replies: 224
Views: 129474

Re: Release: Linux Mint 10 RC

I have nvidia vid card works like a charm. It is an amazing version it booted up faster then mint 9 on both the live dvd an after instillation. The desktop is super crisp clear an solid. I don't know what changed but the desktop seems more vibrant an crisp then 9 was. I am simply amazed am installin...
by cudayne
Thu Oct 14, 2010 3:22 am
Forum: Non-technical Questions
Topic: Advice to keep person from switching back to XP?
Replies: 17
Views: 2286

Re: Advice to keep person from switching back to XP?

Well I know your feeling I rebuild used computers i buy in thrift shops an off other people an sell them too people who cant afford new computers. What I do is i have a few Linux distros all mint ones now (wish mint would put out a dvd with all the desktop choices like suse an fedora does would save...
by cudayne
Thu Oct 14, 2010 1:32 am
Forum: MATE
Topic: Walpappers look pixilated(solved)
Replies: 6
Views: 1101

Re: Walpappers look pixilated(solved)

that worked i dont know why it did butit did.
by cudayne
Thu Oct 14, 2010 1:30 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: a timer too limit comcan limit therputer use
Replies: 2
Views: 298

a timer too limit comcan limit therputer use

I use mint on all my computers including the kids computer. I was wondering if there is some sort of program for mint that I can limit there indivudul time on there log on. Each has his own seprate log in user account I just want too limit there computer time too 1 hour an was wondering if there is ...
by cudayne
Mon Oct 04, 2010 4:13 pm
Forum: Promotion
Topic: HOW TO PROMOTE LINUX MINT TO THE AVERAGE SCHLUB
Replies: 33
Views: 10268

Re: HOW TO PROMOTE LINUX MINT TO THE AVERAGE SCHLUB

I show mint off if you can show them (the average user)that mint does what thtey want most are willing too give it a try. That being said the above poster had it right its not windows. An unless your also willing too put in the time too help them with there linux install an geting the odd software p...
by cudayne
Tue Sep 21, 2010 7:22 pm
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: KDE?
Replies: 4
Views: 1035

Re: KDE?

Yes tride the command line switched it too KDE an got same result. once loged in kde background with open terminal any idea what i am missing?
by cudayne
Tue Sep 21, 2010 5:23 pm
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: KDE?
Replies: 4
Views: 1035

Re: KDE?

i installed the full package said KDE full in synaptic. So I assume (we all know what happens when n we assume don't we :P ) that it was everything needed for kde. An no i didnt mean the windows blue screen of death was the kde background blue with an open terminal dead center. close the terminal we...
by cudayne
Tue Sep 21, 2010 1:04 am
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: KDE?
Replies: 4
Views: 1035

KDE?

I was wondering if anyone has tried too put KDE on it....Well sense i didn't see anywhere who did try I decided too give it a go. The first attempt wasnt a success I did a google search an used instructions for installing KDE on Debian. It downloaded setup like it was supose too rebooted got the kde...
by cudayne
Sun Sep 19, 2010 4:16 am
Forum: MATE
Topic: Walpappers look pixilated(solved)
Replies: 6
Views: 1101

Re: Walpappers look pixilated

maybe so but i dont know how. I right click on desktop click the link get more wallpapers online make sure the size of the image matches the screen size right click the image an set as desktop background. is there another way maybe i am not going it right.
by cudayne
Sat Sep 18, 2010 7:03 pm
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: OUT of range display
Replies: 4
Views: 960

Re: OUT of range display

gave me an error saying couldnt load the file so I just game up reinstalled an wont use the drivers.
by cudayne
Fri Sep 17, 2010 1:09 am
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: OUT of range display
Replies: 4
Views: 960

Re: OUT of range display

ya i cant get into gnome at all all i can get into is the terminal.
by cudayne
Thu Sep 16, 2010 12:26 am
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: OUT of range display
Replies: 4
Views: 960

OUT of range display

After i installed the nvidea drivers with synaptic now i get out of range errors on my monitor. Now sense it didn't detect my e-machines panel i figured no problem i have 3 other CRT monitors lying around. Hp pavilion mx 50 out of range my soney monitor out of range even my 21 in super dell monitor ...
by cudayne
Mon Sep 13, 2010 6:46 pm
Forum: MATE
Topic: Walpappers look pixilated(solved)
Replies: 6
Views: 1101

Re: Walpappers look pixilated

tried them all no difference here is the kicker IF i select tiled the image is tiny tiles on the screen but if you look at them there no pix-lated they look correct. THough if i try scale or fit too screen or the other options they look horrid thanks for the responce.
by cudayne
Sun Sep 12, 2010 10:22 pm
Forum: MATE
Topic: Walpappers look pixilated(solved)
Replies: 6
Views: 1101

Walpappers look pixilated(solved)

I have tried regular mint, Ubuntu,open suse an now mint Debian edition they all have this problem. The wallpapers you get with install look fine i go on-line an get new ones they alway appear pixilated like they been zoomed in way too much. I have made sure there the same resolution as screen even g...
by cudayne
Thu Sep 09, 2010 12:39 am
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: installing
Replies: 1
Views: 662

installing

Hello i been plaing with this sence the bad iso was put out on teh v-box an descided i am going too install it in place on my kde. I was wondering i have my hard drive set up as follows. 10 GIG for the system, 88 gig for home an 2 gig for swap. Now when i install this version can i just install it o...
by cudayne
Wed Sep 08, 2010 6:47 pm
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: From Ubuntu 64 to LMDE
Replies: 2
Views: 850

Re: From Ubuntu 64 to LMDE

I think you have too install it.

I am almost positive you cant upgrade from ubuntu too linux mint dibian.
by cudayne
Wed Sep 08, 2010 5:40 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Mint - Distribution of choice
Replies: 7
Views: 1032

Re: Mint - Distribution of choice

for me after 6 months of ubuntu i was looking on there forums an read that mint was ready too use out of the box so gave it a shot an haven't had any regrets. After wanting too try kde i downloaded the kbuntu an within 2 days whiped it got a new flash drive an went with KDE mint. Me an a good friend...
by cudayne
Mon Sep 06, 2010 10:21 pm
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: Mint Debian
Replies: 747
Views: 230027

Re: Mint Debian

As a linux newb. I wanted too see what the hubub was all about. I downloaded the iso poped it on vertual box an was pretty amazed in how fast the live dvd loaded in vertual box setup with 20 gig hd an 512 ram. It flew, I been really plaing around with a lot of linux versions due to me an a good frie...
by cudayne
Mon Sep 06, 2010 10:07 pm
Forum: KDE
Topic: Broken package message after update(solved)
Replies: 7
Views: 1842

Re: Broken package message after update

That seemed too work there are no updates in the tray. Just odd. Anyone have any idea what causes this? or just some kind off odd error that crops up now an again.

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