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twoshea982
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Hello

Post by twoshea982 » Thu Nov 08, 2018 12:33 am

Hello everyone! I've just heard about this Operating system, being a novice windows user! I was wondering if anyone can point me in the right direction to a particular book, video's ect. on learning this new world of computing. this whole code writing in the terminal is so foreign to me! where can i learn this language? besides going back to school!! lol :D

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kc1di
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Re: Hello

Post by kc1di » Thu Nov 08, 2018 4:30 am

Hello twoshea982 and Welcome to Linux Mint Forums,

You can start by reading the Mint user guide found here: https://linuxmint.com/documentation/use ... h_18.0.pdf
then do a search for Linux for newbies on line: You will find all sorts of free instructions. Such as these:
https://www.lifewire.com/beginners-guid ... ux-4090233

https://linuxsurvival.com/linux-tutorial-introduction/

https://ryanstutorials.net/linuxtutorial/

those are only a few there are litterally 100's of tutorials on line for free.
Good luck and happy computing :)
Easy tips : https://easylinuxtipsproject.blogspot.com/
Linux Mint Installation Guide: http://linuxmint-installation-guide.rea ... en/latest/
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Re: Hello

Post by catweazel » Thu Nov 08, 2018 4:56 am

Hello @twoshea982, and welcome aboard!
¡uʍop ǝpısdn sı buıɥʇʎɹǝʌǝ os ɐıןɐɹʇsnɐ ɯoɹɟ ɯ,ı

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Pierre
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Re: Hello

Post by Pierre » Thu Nov 08, 2018 5:06 am

welcome to our forum
:D

Do take the Time to Read the LinuxMint Users Guide that came with the installation.
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Please edit your original post title to include [SOLVED] - when your problem is solved!
and DO LOOK at those Unanswered Topics - - you may be able to answer some!.

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Re: Hello

Post by WharfRat » Thu Nov 08, 2018 11:06 am

Hello twoshea982 Image

Welcome to Linux Mint and the Linux Mint forum :)
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lsemmens
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Re: Hello

Post by lsemmens » Thu Nov 08, 2018 9:37 pm

Hi twoshea982, welcome to the friendly forums.
Kernel: 4.15.0-36-generic x86_64 bits: 64
Desktop: Cinnamon 3.8.9
Distro: Linux Mint 19 Tara

Laptop T4500 Dualcore 4Gb RAM
Server AMD Phenom 9650 - GEForce 9400GT 6Gb RAM
+ three other Linux Mint machines
Out of my mind - please leave a message

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