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by podagee
Thu Oct 06, 2011 4:03 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: mint10 to mint11(solved)
Replies: 8
Views: 644

Re: mint10 to mint11(solved)

its okay i found out my own way of doing it that aint to complicating.i'll be writing a tut on it today.thanks
by podagee
Thu Oct 06, 2011 7:37 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: mint10 to mint11(solved)
Replies: 8
Views: 644

Re: mint10 to mint11

another failure.nothings working and im getting really pissed
by podagee
Thu Oct 06, 2011 6:34 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: mint10 to mint11(solved)
Replies: 8
Views: 644

Re: mint10 to mint11

found clarity...thanks for the effort guys 1) Open up the terminal and type: sudo apt-get install b43-fwcutter this will install the third-party "b43" driver needed to run your wireless card. enter your password if prompted and wait for the driver to install. 2)Close or minimize the terminal and nav...
by podagee
Thu Oct 06, 2011 6:27 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: mint10 to mint11(solved)
Replies: 8
Views: 644

Re: mint10 to mint11

i keep finding tut's that state install b43 firmware installer....b43 is blacklisted by default....comment out that line????dont know what that means.tried that tut and another failure.i need someone to tell me exactly how to do it.this is frustrating when people are unclear.im still a newb so when ...
by podagee
Thu Oct 06, 2011 6:06 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: mint10 to mint11(solved)
Replies: 8
Views: 644

Re: mint10 to mint11

i read and i read but most of it im not understanding.is there a more simplified way to do it?@lmintnewb....that page confused me more than ever thats one of the first tuts i followed was on that page.and i ended up with nothing.@marvin42 that tut i couldnt get different hardware.
by podagee
Thu Oct 06, 2011 5:18 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: mint10 to mint11(solved)
Replies: 8
Views: 644

mint10 to mint11(solved)

Screenshot.png okay ive tried it many times before and followed a lot of tutorials on how to get my wifi to work on mint 11.im currently running mint 10 gnome and i love it,but,i wanted to upgrade to mint11 katya gnome.here is what i got from lspci....dont know what to do after that.mind u this is ...
by podagee
Wed Oct 05, 2011 3:02 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: black spots on letters???(solved)
Replies: 1
Views: 288

Re: black spots on letters???(solved)

guess his graphics card couldnt handle cairo dock core (radeon2.5.0 graphics card)took off the dock and now its prime
by podagee
Wed Oct 05, 2011 2:34 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: black spots on letters???(solved)
Replies: 1
Views: 288

black spots on letters???(solved)

okay.i installed ubuntu10.10 on a friends computer and it was acting really weird with fuzz on the log in screen and black spots on certain letters.i then installed mint 10 and it was fine.now its happening to his computer again.now theres black spots on most of the letters and when u open a file it...
by podagee
Tue Oct 04, 2011 6:31 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [Not solved but gone]Not able to setup email account
Replies: 3
Views: 415

Re: Not able to setup email account

i had the same problem with thunderbird but eventually got it.after creating the account its going to show you a selection of imap. or ipop.this is where i had a hard time.just select imap.and it should work fine.sorry not too detailed.
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by podagee
Sun Oct 02, 2011 10:12 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: (SOLVED)recover partition??
Replies: 5
Views: 490

Re: (SOLVED)recover partition??

after playing around on my other laptop i found out that gparted lets u partition and restore the partition back to the original drive.gparted is a beautiful program
by podagee
Sun Oct 02, 2011 4:08 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: (SOLVED)recover partition??
Replies: 5
Views: 490

Re: recover partition??

forget it ill figure it out
by podagee
Sun Oct 02, 2011 7:49 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: (SOLVED)recover partition??
Replies: 5
Views: 490

Re: recover partition??

i wanna make a partition on my drive for another os.maybe mint 11 to see if i can get the wifi to work.if that doesnt work out then i wanna know if i could restore the partition back to where i have my mint 10?and i dont wanna use a live cd.make sense
by podagee
Sun Oct 02, 2011 7:31 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: how do i reset cairo dock core?
Replies: 1
Views: 1101

how do i reset cairo dock core?

i installed cairo dock core and started playing with it on my mint10.i accidentally erased a folder that i couldnt find in the add menu and i keep uninstalling and i use computer janitor to try and make it a fresh install but its not letting me do a fresh install.i reinstall and it has memory.i went...
by podagee
Sun Oct 02, 2011 5:34 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: firefox update(solved)
Replies: 2
Views: 324

Re: firefox update

thanks
by podagee
Sat Oct 01, 2011 11:59 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: (SOLVED)recover partition??
Replies: 5
Views: 490

(SOLVED)recover partition??

if i use gparted to partition my drive how do i recover the partition back to the original place meaning back to where i have my mint 10 installed?
by podagee
Sat Oct 01, 2011 8:16 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: firefox update(solved)
Replies: 2
Views: 324

firefox update(solved)

ive updated to firefox 7.0.1 and im not really liking it.i thought the version that came with the install was better.a bit quicker and u can apply themes as far as this one i cant put any themes on it.the 7 is a lot laggier than the original is there a way to go back to the older version?
by podagee
Fri Sep 30, 2011 8:20 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: (solved)issues with dvd burners/converters
Replies: 12
Views: 899

Re: (solved)issues with dvd burners/converters

brasero does it itself.video project/vcd/ntfs and it converts it to a mpeg2 which plays on all dvd players.thanks everyone
by podagee
Fri Sep 30, 2011 5:58 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux
Topic: words of advice
Replies: 3
Views: 757

words of advice

dont test run fedora 15 if u already have an os installed.i did a test run twice and both times it crashed my mint 10.dont know why but its very defective.others might say not but as for me had to do two fresh installs due to fedora.
by podagee
Fri Sep 30, 2011 6:37 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: (solved)issues with dvd burners/converters
Replies: 12
Views: 899

Re: issues with dvd burners/converters

got it thanks
by podagee
Fri Sep 30, 2011 5:48 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: (solved)issues with dvd burners/converters
Replies: 12
Views: 899

Re: issues with dvd burners/converters

tried dvd flick in wine but its saying i need sp2 build to run it.i know only windows does those builds.how do i get around it?

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