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Iprovidence
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Brand new to Linux here hello community!

Postby Iprovidence » Sat Nov 18, 2017 1:16 pm

So I am having issues already getting Linux mint cinnamon on my Asus but I'm learning how to really navigate the forum to find the resolution. But I am having a good time trying to solve it.Look forward to diving in and ditching windows!!

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Re: Brand new to Linux here hello community!

Postby WharfRat » Sat Nov 18, 2017 3:48 pm

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Welcome to Linux Mint and the Linux Mint forum :)
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catweazel
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Re: Brand new to Linux here hello community!

Postby catweazel » Sat Nov 18, 2017 4:51 pm

Hi, and welcome!
If your problem is fixed, please mark your thread as [SOLVED] by editing the title of the first message in the thread.

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Re: Brand new to Linux here hello community!

Postby phd21 » Sat Nov 18, 2017 5:10 pm

Hi "Iprovidence",

Welcome to the wonderful world of Linux Mint and its excellent forum !
Phd21: Mint KDE 17.3 & 18.2, 64-bit Awesome OS, Ancient Dell OptiPlex 780 Core2Duo E8400 3GHz,3gb Ram,160gb hdd, 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: Brand new to Linux here hello community!

Postby jimallyn » Sat Nov 18, 2017 7:40 pm

Welcome aboard, Iprovidence!
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Re: Brand new to Linux here hello community!

Postby Tomgin5 » Sat Nov 18, 2017 11:38 pm

Welcome Iprovidence!
Ceep working on the Asus. Some models are easy and intuitive, others are not. Keep fiddling with the bios to make sure you are in legacy and make sure that you don't try one of the wrong video drivers. Black screens are no fun! :D


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