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by ukbrian
Fri Sep 24, 2010 8:19 pm
Forum: Archive
Topic: Video of default LMDE Firefox profile using Speed Dial
Replies: 7
Views: 2777

Video of default LMDE Firefox profile using Speed Dial

I've been using Speed Dial for a very long time and have seen it mature into a browser extension I could not live without a real "game changer" much like Dropbox, as soon as I discovered Speed Dial I stopped using bookmarks! and I had over 2 MB of bookmarks at the time. . I couldn't do it ...
by ukbrian
Fri Sep 24, 2010 7:31 pm
Forum: Archive
Topic: Video of installing LMDE in Virtualbox on XP
Replies: 8
Views: 3066

Re: Video of installing LMDE in Virtualbox on XP

Thanks for the info secipolla I am really a GUI man but I can remember what things where like before windoze 3.1 came out and then 95, everything was on the command line. What would be a very big help to me is if you know what the commands would be if I added two buttons to the menu panel, one to sh...
by ukbrian
Wed Sep 22, 2010 11:17 pm
Forum: Archive
Topic: Video of installing LMDE in Virtualbox on XP
Replies: 8
Views: 3066

Video of installing LMDE in Virtualbox on XP

This is a 40 MB 30 minutes long video that my 9 year old grandson watched a few times and then did a successful install of LMDE on his XP machine so it might be of help to someone else. If you download it rather than streaming the video it's much kinder to my bandwidth and you can watch/share the vi...
by ukbrian
Sat Sep 18, 2010 9:59 am
Forum: Archive
Topic: Basic packages to be included in the next version of LMDE
Replies: 25
Views: 4071

Re: Basic packages to be included in the next version of LMD

1 TeamViewer - the All-In-One Solution for Remote Access and Support over the Internet http://teamviewer.com/index.aspx 2 Skype http://www.skype.com/intl/en-us/features/ 3 Wine 4 Treepad http://www.treepad.com/ an app I can't live without but the linux version is no longer supported you have to inst...
by ukbrian
Sat Sep 18, 2010 5:29 am
Forum: Archive
Topic: Freezes on the green(splash?) screen
Replies: 3
Views: 762

Re: Freezes on the green(splash?) screen

If I am doing something wrong and upsetting folk please tell me. :(
bri
by ukbrian
Sat Sep 18, 2010 5:24 am
Forum: Archive
Topic: HOWTO: Enable GVFS for use by apps that don't use it.
Replies: 1
Views: 1527

Re: HOWTO: Enable GVFS for use by apps that don't use it.

I mount my NAS(Qnap) into my user folder so I can save files i download with firefox straight onto my nas or internal drive. mount-nas.sh file run at boot: gvfs-mount smb://neptune/public ln -s /home/brian/.gvfs/'public on neptune' /home/brian/neptune I also mount my other internal NTFS data drive t...
by ukbrian
Fri Sep 17, 2010 2:57 am
Forum: Archive
Topic: Freezes on the green(splash?) screen
Replies: 3
Views: 762

Re: Freezes on the green(splash?) screen

Bump
Please
by ukbrian
Thu Sep 16, 2010 1:48 pm
Forum: Archive
Topic: changing fstab to use uuid
Replies: 6
Views: 2847

Re: changing fstab to use uuid

There's a good link at http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=872197&highlight=backup+home+partition I have the UUID method working but I can't get any joy with the LABEL=LABELNAME method which I would prefer to use this is working UUID=420CF26D0CF25AFD /home/brian/amd-data ntfs-3g defaults,ui...
by ukbrian
Thu Sep 16, 2010 5:00 am
Forum: Archive
Topic: Freezes on the green(splash?) screen
Replies: 3
Views: 762

Re: Freezes on the green(splash?) screen

Bump :oops:

Sorry
by ukbrian
Tue Sep 14, 2010 1:01 pm
Forum: Archive
Topic: [SOLVED SORTA] Mic not working in LMDE
Replies: 7
Views: 3575

Re: Mic not working in LMDE and I don't know where to start

Try right clicking on the speaker icon on the right
Click on the Input tab and your mic should be listed there.
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good luck
bri
by ukbrian
Tue Sep 14, 2010 12:56 pm
Forum: Archive
Topic: Freezes on the green(splash?) screen
Replies: 3
Views: 762

Freezes on the green(splash?) screen

I love what the Mint team have accomplished with LMDE :D many congratulations and my thanks to all involved :D I tend to be an early adopter of software that becomes established, when I first used Skype it was a very big deal when they had 200,000 users active on line now it hits 24,000,000 at times...
by ukbrian
Thu Jul 29, 2010 9:32 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: migrating my email accounts from TB 2 to TB 3
Replies: 4
Views: 366

Re: migrating my email accounts from TB 2 to TB 3

One way is to export your profile from TB2 using this extension http://softwarebychuck.com/tebe/tebebeta.html Download it and rename it from *.zip to *.xpi and install it in TB2 To install into TB2 you need to open "Tools/Add-ons" Select "Extensions" and click on "Install&qu...

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