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by everready
Sat Nov 10, 2012 7:47 pm
Forum: Suggestions & New Ideas
Topic: Giveaway Of The Month
Replies: 1
Views: 762

Giveaway Of The Month

Giveaways are everyone's favourites, if you need something done hold a giveaway.. by that i mean say for the best promotional idea the best improvement the best this or the best that. Have a panel of judges made up of members with at least what? 250 posts 500 posts 1000 posts? they'd throw their nic...
by everready
Sat Nov 10, 2012 7:20 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Duplicate Sources List [SOLVED]
Replies: 10
Views: 2387

Re: Duplicate Sources List

I'd best start doing this when a problem is solved..

Problem Solved..
everready

Thanks again for the help guys, help like yours is teaching me how to navigate my way around Linux.. :mrgreen:
by everready
Sat Nov 10, 2012 5:21 am
Forum: KDE
Topic: How to install KDE dual boot?
Replies: 5
Views: 2651

Re: How to install KDE dual boot?

If your still looking for a way to go why not try the Virtual Clone Drive I've been using to install just about every Linux Mint Distro on the boards and my machine is an XP as well, there are many tutorials you can Google up to get a feel for it. After checking out its reliability I've found that i...
by everready
Fri Nov 09, 2012 10:44 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Duplicate Sources List [SOLVED]
Replies: 10
Views: 2387

Re: Duplicate Sources List

Ah! The verdicts in guys and the combination goes to Ubuntu Tweaks using this line.. deb http://packages.linuxmint.com/ isadora main with a # in front of it like so #deb http://packages.linuxmint.com/ isadora main deleted that line saved it and that was that, it was my fault for not geting it sooner...
by everready
Fri Nov 09, 2012 9:25 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Duplicate Sources List [SOLVED]
Replies: 10
Views: 2387

Re: Duplicate Sources List

Thanks for the help guys, I'll put this all together and let you know how it works out.. :)

everready
by everready
Fri Nov 09, 2012 7:30 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Duplicate Sources List [SOLVED]
Replies: 10
Views: 2387

Re: Duplicate Sources List

Not sure how to correct this one, that extra line is a hold over from an experiment i tried to perform when i was using Mint 13 Maya, i tried to import a repository in order to get a splash screen and yes using Ubuntu Tweak, somehow that line remained even though I'm using Mint 9 Isadora, now that l...
by everready
Fri Nov 09, 2012 6:15 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Duplicate Sources List [SOLVED]
Replies: 10
Views: 2387

Re: Duplicate Sources List

Thanks for your help remoulder, O.k. here's what i got when running that command.. ~ $ inxi -Sr System: Host linuxmint Kernel 2.6.32-21-generic x86_64 (64 bit) Distro Linux Mint 9 Isadora Repos: Active apt sources in file: /etc/apt/sources.list deb http://packages.linuxmint.com/ isadora main upstrea...
by everready
Fri Nov 09, 2012 3:43 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Duplicate Sources List [SOLVED]
Replies: 10
Views: 2387

Duplicate Sources List [SOLVED]

Did something wrong because when i went to update from the terminal today this message appears.. :? Duplicate sources.list entry http://packages.linuxmint.com/ isadora/main Packages (/var/lib/apt/lists/packages.linuxmint.com_dists_isadora_main_binary-amd64_Packages) W: You may want to run apt-get up...
by everready
Fri Nov 09, 2012 2:45 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: So I installed linux mint over WIndows 7....
Replies: 13
Views: 768

Re: So I installed linux mint over WIndows 7....

Wait for Wayne to come back your in good hands.. :wink:

Hope everything works out for you..
everready
by everready
Fri Nov 09, 2012 2:27 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: So I installed linux mint over WIndows 7....
Replies: 13
Views: 768

Re: So I installed linux mint over WIndows 7....

Reboot your computer, the second it starts booting up tap on the F8 key repeatedly and keep tapping on it and see if it will show you a window that lists safe mode O.k.?
by everready
Fri Nov 09, 2012 2:16 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: So I installed linux mint over WIndows 7....
Replies: 13
Views: 768

Re: So I installed linux mint over WIndows 7....

When you reboot the only choice given is Linux? I don't suppose you can boot into safe mode? I'm just trying to do this as if it happened to me.. have you tried safe mode?
by everready
Fri Nov 09, 2012 2:02 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: So I installed linux mint over WIndows 7....
Replies: 13
Views: 768

Re: So I installed linux mint over WIndows 7....

How long ago did this happen and can you explain "exactly" what happened please..

Thanks..
everready
by everready
Thu Nov 08, 2012 7:19 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Unable to get a splash screen in Cinnamon
Replies: 17
Views: 3093

Re: Unable to get a splash screen in Cinnamon

In earlier mint you had two themes in the repository name "Plymouth Theme Mint Logo" and "Plymouth Theme Mint Text" when they were installed together you had your splash but alas i was working on a way to import that part of the repository into Mint 13 Maya when i got weak and reverted to an earlier...
by everready
Tue Nov 06, 2012 9:46 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: My first experience with Mint...
Replies: 3
Views: 385

Re: My first experience with Mint...

Just when i thought this was going to be a great post with a warm fuzzy feeling everything went sour, such a sad ending and for that I'm so sorry.. :(

I wish there was something i could say or do..
everready
by everready
Tue Nov 06, 2012 9:27 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Mint4Win And XP
Replies: 2
Views: 2152

Re: Mint4Win And XP

Just curios to see if anyone has discovered that.. you are actually running 64-bit ubuntu on 32-bit machine?
By running this command in their terminal? If so you'll be able to install Mint 13 Maya using mint4win.. :)
sudo lshw -c cpu
by everready
Mon Nov 05, 2012 9:49 pm
Forum: Open chat
Topic: Security Conscience
Replies: 0
Views: 555

Security Conscience

For those that are security conscience you can calm some of those fears without having to install Windows based security applications like AVG Avira Avast Norton Comodo Online Armour and the list goes on, and its easy.. :wink: You can get applications I'll name two Site Block and Adblock Plus can be...
by everready
Mon Nov 05, 2012 3:11 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: update problems
Replies: 2
Views: 533

Re: update problems

Are you running 64 bit or 32 bit and did you reboot your machine after the update? :)

Thanks..
everready
by everready
Sun Nov 04, 2012 5:31 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Splash
Replies: 9
Views: 619

Re: Splash

Yahoo! i got it i got it! after weeks well days i got it..
http://www.linuxmint.com/edition.php?id=53
Splash comes already installed and besides its a beautiful distro.. :mrgreen:

Thanks..
everready
by everready
Sun Nov 04, 2012 6:26 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Splash
Replies: 9
Views: 619

Re: Splash

Still after this elusive splash screen I'm thinking there are more than a few folks that would like to see some progress i know because I'm one of them.. :lol:

everready
by everready
Sun Nov 04, 2012 4:41 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: need help to improve open source
Replies: 3
Views: 392

Re: need help to improve open source

Is this the problem you were having?
http://helpx.adobe.com/air/kb/install-air-2-64-bit.html

Thanks..
everready

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