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by penguin
Thu Jun 06, 2019 1:34 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: [solved] Reinstalling grub, but what do I pick?
Replies: 13
Views: 888

Re: [solved] Reinstalling grub, but what do I pick?

I have experimented a lot. A lot. I have installed MX Linux and Sparky Linux, Arch times ago and I have transfered successfully in other laptops in my way. For MX Linux the fast end the best way I have found is. Install MX Linux in legacy mode (disable UEFI form BIOS). If you have 8 gb of ram, do no...
by penguin
Thu Jun 06, 2019 1:05 pm
Forum: Installation
Topic: Laptop question (Solved)
Replies: 5
Views: 1790

Re: Laptop question

Legacy and not UEFi. You will understand after. But believe me. Definitely Legacy. Would be much easier for you to make a backup and transfer your MX Linux whatever you want.The Legacy install can run in every machine easily, without any modification of creation of small FAT32 partition.... does not...
by penguin
Tue Jun 04, 2019 11:23 am
Forum: General
Topic: What is the best dock to use with MX?
Replies: 34
Views: 3182

Re: What is the best dock to use with MX?

Try plank or gnome-pie
by penguin
Mon Jun 03, 2019 4:57 pm
Forum: Tips&Tricks
Topic: DIY - SysVinit in your current MX18 install
Replies: 5
Views: 1217

Re: DIY - SysVinit in your current MX18 install

@rasat. I downloaded and tested your beowulf iso in the last weekend on bare metal machine.Was my first test. Or because something was wrong or my Internet line ( I had problems and still have) , I noticed that updating from bewoulf repos was very slow. During starting of live iso , I noticed some e...
by penguin
Mon Jun 03, 2019 12:28 am
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: MX NOT Living Up To The Hype
Replies: 25
Views: 2920

Re: MX NOT Living Up To The Hype

Upsss. So many to read. My recommendations to @wptophat. I am not going in detail or to discus your experience and history. Actually I have 3 laptops and I am a distro hoper.Only in the week end I have tried maybe 5 or 6 different linux (slackaware based or respins of MX based in Debian or Devuan), ...
by penguin
Thu May 30, 2019 5:43 am
Forum: Themes and Screenshots
Topic: Which tools do you use for your screenshots?
Replies: 15
Views: 2994

Re: Which tools do you use for your screenshots?

Some interesting screenshot utilities with image editor capabilities
Shutter
Hotshots
ksnip
by penguin
Tue May 21, 2019 5:33 am
Forum: Deutsches Forum
Topic: CAD Programm für MX Linux ?
Replies: 3
Views: 360

Re: CAD Programm für MX Linux ?

try this.works great and it is totally free.

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https://www.3ds.com/products-services/draftsight-cad-software/download-draftsight/
get deb version.
by penguin
Tue May 14, 2019 3:41 am
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Does anyone with Google Earth 7 x64 direct from Google have it crash with Search?
Replies: 15
Views: 1813

Re: Does anyone with Google Earth 7 x64 direct from Google have it crash with Search?

Just upgraded google-earth form to the google earth from MX Linux Tools th suppose to be version google-earth stable version 7.3.2.5776-r0 Google-earth starts but give me crash during seach. The log error as follow: Major Version 7 Minor Version 3 Build Number 0002 Build Date Mar 4 2019 Build Time 1...
by penguin
Tue Apr 30, 2019 1:11 am
Forum: General
Topic: Laptop died and has been replaced
Replies: 23
Views: 2529

Re: Laptop died and has been replaced

Definitely Lenovo. If you find X220 /T420 or any latter version.Hat up for Lenovo The easiest to clean, without removal any screw HP8470P , or HP8460P . https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aSjAw-Mckzg I own a HP8470P . A little bit heavy but very solid.Very easy to clean.No overheating problems(generall...
by penguin
Wed Apr 24, 2019 3:50 am
Forum: Forum Italiano
Topic: [Risolto] - Snapshot - Live mx-18.2 si blocca
Replies: 21
Views: 1716

Re: mx-18.2 - Installazione iso con snapshot si blocca

Ma che tipo di laptop o PC tu hai? Molti hanno una ide sbaglaita per Linux.Si e vero che Linux va benne con i vechi laptop ma questa nn vol dire ... usate qualcosa dall epoca(2006 o 2007). Qualcosa di 2010 va bene. Consiglio di avere SSD. Un laptop dall 2010 o 2012 con 8 gb and SSD pensa ce non cost...

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