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Gladeous
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Hello from Atlanta Georgia

Post by Gladeous » Sun Aug 20, 2017 11:11 am

Hi
I recently changed from Ubuntu 16.4 to Mint 17.3. For the updates were slowing my 7 year old desktop computer down. Now computer works as if it were new. I still have a laptop with windows for some applications windows is needed.

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WharfRat
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Re: Hello from Atlanta Georgia

Post by WharfRat » Sun Aug 20, 2017 11:32 am

Hello Gladeous Image

Welcome to Linux Mint and the Linux Mint forum :)
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The-Wizard
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Re: Hello from Atlanta Georgia

Post by The-Wizard » Sun Aug 20, 2017 1:19 pm

Welcome to the Mint family forums

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The idea that Bill Gates has appeared like a knight in shining armour to lead all customers out of a mire of technological chaos neatly ignores the fact that it was he who, by peddling second-rate technology, led them into it in the first place.

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austin.texas
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Re: Hello from Atlanta Georgia

Post by austin.texas » Sun Aug 20, 2017 2:25 pm

Mint 18.2 Cinnamon, Quad core AMD A8-3870 with Radeon HD Graphics 6550D, 8GB DDR3, Ralink RT2561/RT61 802.11g PCI
Linux Linx 2018

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phd21
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Re: Hello from Atlanta Georgia

Post by phd21 » Sun Aug 20, 2017 5:19 pm

Hi "Gladeous",

Welcome to the wonderful world of Linux Mint and its excellent forum !

OOC, out of curiosity, what apps do you still need MS Windows for?
Phd21: Mint KDE 18.3 & 19, 64-bit Awesome OS, Ancient Dell OptiPlex 780 Core2Duo E8400 3GHz,4gb Ram,256gb SDD, Video: Intel 4 Graphics, DVD Lightscribe. Why I use KDE?:https://opensource.com/life/15/4/9-reasons-to-use-kde

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Re: Hello from Atlanta Georgia

Post by catweazel » Mon Aug 21, 2017 1:57 am

Welcome aboard!
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Re: Hello from Atlanta Georgia

Post by Tomgin5 » Mon Aug 21, 2017 2:41 am

Welcome aboard.
I am running a windows copy of Autocad 2008 in LM 17.3 and 18.2. Also an old version of Orcad in both as well. Using Wine. :mrgreen:

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