Thanks! That's what I figured when I finally looked at the xorg.conf file.mintyred wrote: You'll need to restart xserver (or just reboot). If this doesn't work or you would like more detailed steps post back. Also out of curiosity what model laptop is it?
And, I've got an Acer celeron model. $349 on-sale at the Big Box and it's all my wife needs. Vista slows it to a crawl, but it races with the mint.
Anyone know anything about a CPU throttling applet for XFCE? I can do it the CLI way, but I'd prefer not to...