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by Mauser
Fri May 03, 2019 6:03 pm
Forum: Bugs and Non-Package Requests Forum
Topic: Distrowatch reveiw grumbles
Replies: 349
Views: 49111

Re: Distrowatch reveiw grumbles

Ghost 67 Linux say it best about the negative reviews. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MWDlCUqzp5Q
by Mauser
Fri May 03, 2019 5:55 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: File Manager, limit thumbnails to images only? [SOLVED]
Replies: 5
Views: 335

Re: File Manager, limit thumbnails to images only?

I don't understand what you mean by "spread sheet", but to increase icon size click in view on the top of Thunar and then click on zoom in to increase the size of the icons.
by Mauser
Fri May 03, 2019 3:03 pm
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: Do I need a "swap" or not?
Replies: 6
Views: 686

Re: Do I need a "swap" or not?

Yes you do need swap, because you can get freezes if you don't have any swap or any swap file regardless of how much RAM you have or what you have the swapness set to or what kind of storage you have.
by Mauser
Thu May 02, 2019 7:25 pm
Forum: General
Topic: The new computer build
Replies: 354
Views: 28727

Re: The new computer build

Some tips: - AMD's cpus give a greater bang for the buck than Intel's, but the heat sink and fan combos that are supplied with them are woefully inadequate. HTH My computer and I say otherwise. The Ryzen 7 1700 running all 16 threads at full tilt at 3.2Ghz on the stock boxed cooler doesn't go highe...
by Mauser
Thu May 02, 2019 10:52 am
Forum: General
Topic: The new computer build
Replies: 354
Views: 28727

Re: The new computer build

O.K. :cool2: Looks like you won't have DDR4 if I am not mistaken which will save you the headache of getting the RAM modules to seat properly because of the way the locking mechanism of DDR4 was designed. You never get exactly what you want when buying a computer off the rack. I hope you post your ...
by Mauser
Thu May 02, 2019 9:58 am
Forum: General
Topic: The new computer build
Replies: 354
Views: 28727

Re: The new computer build

O.K. :cool2: Looks like you won't have DDR4 if I am not mistaken which will save you the headache of getting the RAM modules to seat properly because of the way the locking mechanism of DDR4 was designed. You never get exactly what you want when buying a computer off the rack. I hope you post your r...
by Mauser
Wed May 01, 2019 9:58 pm
Forum: General
Topic: The new computer build
Replies: 354
Views: 28727

Re: The new computer build

I don't plan on running a RAID. :) O.K. Cool. That will make it easier for you. When ever I build a computer I select hardware that makes upgrading that has the least hassles which I recommend you take that into consideration. I have done upgrades to my computer build from earlier this year. I adde...
by Mauser
Wed May 01, 2019 9:00 pm
Forum: Chat
Topic: a bitta fun
Replies: 4
Views: 1648

Re: a bitta fun

Excellent! :clap: :rofl:
by Mauser
Wed May 01, 2019 3:42 pm
Forum: General
Topic: The new computer build
Replies: 354
Views: 28727

Re: The new computer build

I highly recommend staying away from ASUS if you are planning on running a RAID.
by Mauser
Wed May 01, 2019 2:55 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Looks like hardware problem - Solved
Replies: 10
Views: 617

Re: Looks like hardware problem

Try that USB drive on a different computer to rule out a bad USB drive like what happened to me once.

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