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by Mauser
Sat May 18, 2019 9:02 am
Forum: General
Topic: OpenVPN Troubles
Replies: 3
Views: 1309

Re: OpenVPN Troubles

I heard about this and many other things about NordVPN which is why I use Asrill VPN. With any VPN you should only have a small speed hit and the amount of increase in ping times depends on which server you chose. Closer is better for ping times.
by Mauser
Sat May 18, 2019 1:00 am
Forum: MX Help
Topic: What to do after installing?
Replies: 18
Views: 2247

Re: What to do after installing?

Go into MX Tweak, Theme it and set it up the way you like it.
by Mauser
Wed May 15, 2019 7:17 pm
Forum: General
Topic: The new computer build
Replies: 354
Views: 28785

Re: The new computer build

Only UPS out of those two options, but they are not good for the blood pressure. I had to go get my Hauppauge tv card in a different town altogether because the UPS truck person decided to not wait a little while longer for me to get to the door. You understand that UPS stands for = United Package ...
by Mauser
Wed May 15, 2019 7:14 pm
Forum: General
Topic: The new computer build
Replies: 354
Views: 28785

Re: The new computer build

I have used the Asus EZ-Flash utility from within the BIOS many times, always with success. You do have to re-enter any settings you have changed, like the memory speed profile (I forgot what they call it). The only caution is you don't want to have a power interruption during the BIOS flash. You c...
by Mauser
Wed May 15, 2019 10:17 am
Forum: General
Topic: The new computer build
Replies: 354
Views: 28785

Re: The new computer build

2nd that, ER. My ASUS Prime X470-Pro required an upgrade to the latest firmware to solve the Ryzen instability...(crashes at idle no matter which kernel I tried.) ...that upgrade allowed me to tweek the Power Supply Control and set it to "Typical Current Idle" and made the problem go away. ...witho...
by Mauser
Wed May 15, 2019 3:22 am
Forum: General
Topic: Movies in full-screen exceed TV screen area
Replies: 10
Views: 1023

Re: Movies in full-screen exceed TV screen area

I have experienced the same thing in in the past in varying degrees. First you need to make sure the correct device, screen size, and aspect ratio along with the dimension settings are selected correctly in Settings> Display. It also could be the settings on the TV need to be adjusted. I have also f...
by Mauser
Sat May 11, 2019 6:41 pm
Forum: General
Topic: The new computer build
Replies: 354
Views: 28785

Re: The new computer build

@Eadwine Rose As for the issues with getting the DDR4 memory installed correctly - this is the first time that I've had problems. One stick installed just fine. It took quite a few attempts to get the second one to installed and register. That's why I mentioned DDR4 issues earlier. When I added add...
by Mauser
Thu May 09, 2019 8:55 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Desktop bleedthrough
Replies: 8
Views: 592

Re: Desktop bleedthrough

Check in MX Teak that you Compton enabled under Compositor. If you have it enabled already try switching it to Xfwm and see which works better for you.
by Mauser
Thu May 09, 2019 2:57 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Desktop bleedthrough
Replies: 8
Views: 592

Re: Desktop bleedthrough

Please go into the Whisker menu and click on Quick System info and copy and paste your results so we know what video drivers you need.
by Mauser
Tue May 07, 2019 2:57 am
Forum: Desktop Environment
Topic: Can no longer download Firefox add-ons...
Replies: 13
Views: 1913

Re: Can no longer download Firefox add-ons...

Been using MX Linux 17.1 as LiveCD for year or two now. Each time I go to this site: https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/popup-blocker-ultimate/ to download Popup Blocker Ultimate, and Incognito Adblocker....until couple days ago. Now I get the popup message: "Download failed. Please che...

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