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Postby AlsaPhil » Thu Jul 19, 2007 8:41 am

I lost the beautiful "OOo for Linux Mint" after Ubuntu update to :cry:
Is it a way to install it new?
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Postby mlmcelt » Sun Jul 22, 2007 3:05 pm

I have the same question. Is there anyone who can answer this question?


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Postby merlwiz79 » Sun Jul 22, 2007 4:02 pm

Are you guy's talking about the splash screen on starting the application?

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Postby newW2 » Sun Jul 22, 2007 4:58 pm

Hairy Palms told us how:

http://www.linuxmint.com/forum/viewtopi ... ice&t=2686

Just replace the openintro_ubuntu.bmp with the one he posted off the above link.

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Postby Lolo Uila » Sun Aug 05, 2007 7:24 am

You can recover the custom splash screens simply by booting the live CD again.

The Gimp splash is located at:


and the Open Office splash & about screens are:


You can either mount your /usr partition from the live CD and sudo cp the files from those locations on the CD to the corresponding locations on your hard disk, or just copy the files to a flash drive and reboot into your installed Mint, then copy the files.

Aloha, Tim

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