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by Chrisnz
Sun Nov 04, 2012 7:48 pm
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: XFCE Session Windows and Manager Fails
Replies: 3
Views: 1714

Re: XFCE Session Black Windows and Manager Fails

Only part workaround was achieved by Loading 'Mate'. This creates a new session available at login. This solved most of the black notification areas in all toolbars, however in Email (Evolution) the email toolbar is still blacked out. Overall its a 'workable solution'.
by Chrisnz
Fri Oct 05, 2012 9:03 pm
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: XFCE Session Windows and Manager Fails
Replies: 3
Views: 1714

XFCE Session Windows and Manager Fails

On Fresh Install of MintDebian I was trying out each of the Session 'styles' and liked Xfce so made a few changers like selecting a different font and making it 12point. Loading a an email prog (Evo) and Firefox add on's. Find a fix for getting the printer to work and that was it. All stable for a c...
by Chrisnz
Sat Sep 29, 2012 8:36 pm
Forum: Printers & Scanners
Topic: Brother MFC j430
Replies: 4
Views: 1910

Re: Brother MFC j430

Hi Guys - Similar Problem with same printer. However in my case I have the printer connected to the main system via USB. Using Mint 12 with the current 3.0.0.12 kernal - although I have seen some folk update to 3.0.0.13 as a fix to this issue (not tried yet) "sudo update-grub" Generating grub.cfg .....
by Chrisnz
Tue Aug 21, 2012 6:11 pm
Forum: Printers & Scanners
Topic: [SOLVED] MFC-J430W on 64-bit using WiFi
Replies: 2
Views: 3065

Re: [SOLVED] MFC-J430W on 64-bit using WiFi

For me using Mint12 on a 32bit system and relative 32bit files for the same model ... Step "Setting up Scanner" I had to use - brscanconfig -q removing the '4' Step "Finding IP address of printer" - check "Menu" on the printer itself will reveal "Network" click ok then down to "TCP/IP" - if your not...
by Chrisnz
Sun Jul 15, 2012 9:24 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Mint 4 and "beyond"!
Replies: 3
Views: 493

Mint 4 and "beyond"!

Recently I was trying to install Mint 12 on a old laptop, but for some reason the lappy would not recognise the .iso file on bootup. So in the end I decided to remove Unity and simply put and older version of Mint on it. V4 Daryna. Now I find that on upgrading the version is fails on the server loca...
by Chrisnz
Sun May 20, 2012 6:57 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: HI From Hastings New Zealand
Replies: 4
Views: 426

HI From Hastings New Zealand

Hi from a cold winter frosty morning in NZ country! I'm finding my way back to an 'ol favorite' Linux Mint 12. I've been using Linux OS's for nearly 8yrs and love it. My last working OS was Ubnuntu Unity and this really wasnt so great for me. I found it slowed my PC down and the unity bar was not al...

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