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joemartin
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Mintinstall help please..

Postby joemartin » Sat Apr 11, 2009 4:30 am

Mintinstall is not working all of a sudden...error message below.....

The data used by mintInstall is corrupted or out of date. Click on refresh to fix the problem : no element found: line 1, column 0

It says click on refresh but I can't get to refresh because the loading hourglass like Linux figure is continuous.

any ideas? Thanks.

Husse
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Re: Mintinstall help please..

Postby Husse » Sat Apr 11, 2009 11:01 am

This is because the mintInstall folder in your home has been corrupted
Enable "View hidden Files" in the file browser
Navigate to /home/your_name/.linuxmint
Delete the mintInstall folder
Unfortunately this makes it download from the beginning again, but it's unavoidable
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