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Greetings from Ireland

Postby guv999 » Sun Dec 05, 2010 5:00 pm

Hi All

Greetings from Ireland, I have been using Ubuntu for 18 months but was not happy with the move towards Unity etc..........so using the good old freedom choice Linux gives, I switched to Mint about a month ago.
Its as if someone has made all the changes I would made to Ubuntu and designed a distro around them.
The auto installing of Flash and other hard to live without codecs
Strong focus on elegant and usable design
Offering built in options for backing up, desktop settings and boot splash screens
Best of all is how easy it is to get involved with software reviews, adding screen shots and putting forward your own ideas and contributing to others.[/list]
I will be sticking with Mint for a long time yet - thanks for all the hard work in putting it together

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Re: Greetings from Ireland

Postby tdockery97 » Sun Dec 05, 2010 7:42 pm

Welcome to the Mint community guv999. You can also find great information at the Community Website at http://community.linuxmint.com/.

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Re: Greetings from Ireland

Postby Oscar799 » Mon Dec 06, 2010 12:04 pm

Hello guv999,
Welcome to Mint Forum :P
There is a lot of useful information for new and not-so-new users here -> viewtopic.php?f=60&p=302358#p302358
For real-time help and discussion there are IRC channels,open MintMenu>Internet>XChat and you will be automatically connected to #linuxmint-help and #linuxmint-chat
Have fun with Mint
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Re: Greetings from Ireland

Postby willie42 » Mon Dec 06, 2010 6:44 pm

Welcome to the Linux Mint Forums :D
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Re: Greetings from Ireland

Postby guv999 » Thu Dec 09, 2010 5:49 pm

Thanks all. Looking forward to being active over the coming months

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Re: Greetings from Ireland

Postby jesica » Sun Dec 12, 2010 1:35 pm

welcome to the forum
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