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    Duplicate usb drive with linux in UEFI, which do I choose?

    I installed Linux Mint onto a bootable USB drive, but when I get to the UEFI menu it shows my USB twice even though there is only one plugged in. One is called "UEFI: KingstonDataTraveler 3.0" and the other is called "UEFI: KingstonDataTraveler 3.0, Partition 2". I don't know which is the right...
  2. R

    Need help to set up my system

    Right now I've got Windows 10 installed on a NVME and Ubuntu Linux on another drive. I have to reboot to switch between the two, but since the advent of Windows Subsystem Linux I think I want to migrate away from the dual system. I'm a developer, but I don't know operating systems too well and...
  3. J

    Is it possible to use SD card with to install Linux mint?

    I am using a HP 2000 and I dont have a flash drive, i was curious about the SD card and if i can, how do I boot without the windows 10 OS booting?
  4. S

    Thunderbird can't log in to Gmail on Linux

    Running TB various Linux devices accessing gmail. I use two step verification. Recently the TB apps on the Linux devices repeatedly ask me to sign in to Google. Then a cycle starts of 'wrong password' error messages. Going back to Mail Account Setup in TB, I get 'Username or password invalid'...
  5. AzharAxe

    Recover formatted Hard Disk in linux

    I have an old PC, it was running on Win7, very slow, I heard of lightweight linux distribution Linux Light, i tried to install it on the PC, while installing linux light i went through "NEXT and Continue" procedure and Thus FORMATTED and LOST all my Hard Drive :( I really Need Help in this...
  6. llsee

    Linux on ASUS T102HA

    Does anybody have experience installing Linux on the ASUS T102HA? I would like to replace Win10 Home on this Intel Atom powered little PC. I have been toying with the idea of installing Lubuntu or Ubuntu-Mate on this under-powered machine. If anyone has tried, successful or not, I would...
  7. M

    Solved Help with Linux terminal on Windows

    Hello, I have enabled Windows subsystem for Linux by running Windows Powershell as administrator and ran the following: $ Enable-WindowsOptionalFeature -Online -FeatureName Microsoft-Windows-Subsystem-Linux After that I restarted my computer and installed Ubuntu. Then i ran the following...
  8. P

    Internet is not working if i change my MAC address

    Hi ! I'm new here. I encountered a problem with ParrotSec OS. I am doing an Security & Penetration Testing and wanted to change MAC address and work. I successfully changed my MAC address, but the internet is not working. I was using Digisol (Router) and it's MAC address was registered with my...
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    Solved Converting Windows 7 to Linux on a Dell Optiplex 3030AIO

    Hullo, I should be grateful to receive advice on converting my OS from the current (sunset) Windows 7 to Linux. I run Windows 7 on both a Dell Optiplex 3030AIO desktop (my major concern) and an old, but serviceable Compaq 610 laptop used for occasional outside assignments. Connected to the Dell...
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    was trying to install linux mint. rebooted and got this.

    Help
  11. mohittomar13

    Solved Unable to install Monodevelop on Kubuntu 18.04 LTS

    Since many days I'm trying to install MonoDevelop on my machine and followed the instructions given on the official website here. But I'm getting this "The following packages have unmet dependencies:" error repeatedly. Also tried to install it using the GUI way using Discover but still I get the...
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    Is it possible to run Win 7 w/I5-9600 under Linux/VMWare?

    I'm planning to upgrade (tho my E8400 has been a workhorse for many years!). I plan to move to a I5-9600, Gigabyte z390 AORUS, but I still have Win7 programs I need for work (VPN, term emulator, ect) that may not work with Vine. I know Win7 can't be installed as the OS on a gen9 I5, but has...
  13. R

    Need to install windows 10 in my Linux BOSS OS containing la

    I have a HP 246 Notebook laptop (Government provided ). It's been 3 years since i got the laptop and had 2 operating systems in the laptop. Windows 8 and BOSS OS. Unfortunately, i forgot the password of windows 8 system which i was using. Then i had to use BOSS OS system for my work. But now i...
  14. G

    Problems with dualbooting Linux mint

    Hi. I'm a windows 10 user that was trying to dualboot Linux mint as a test. I've partitioned my 320gb HD into 40gb for Linux and the rest for Windows. I set the BIOS so it would boot to windows and then I would use the f11 Key to choose at startup the OS. Last night windows boot manager just...
  15. slnael

    Solved Help installing any OS on new HDD

    My friend recently gave me his old laptop that the HDD had crapped out on him. I purchased a 1TB internal hdd and installed it, then used my other computer, running dual boot windows 10 and linux mint, to live boot a usb to install windows 10 on the laptop. Whenever i go to install it, i always...
  16. mohittomar13

    Solved How to fix broken sudoers

    Hi, I was making some changes to my Kubuntu 18.4 LTS machine to add some users to a group for sharing PPT files and ran the commands given below. However when I log back in to my system I found that I no longer have the sudo access to my machine. Actually I first added myself to the group...
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    Mac OS Mojave disk space issue - stumped

    Have a macbook pro trying to help with. Dude jumped on Beta because he thought that would be fun, and it's, you know, a beta...so it has broken his finder etc. and otherwise rendered machine deadish. So, trying to reinstall from internet recovery. Needs 1.8GB more space. 1.8GB... seriously...
  18. mattig89ch

    Used Laptop Recommendations

    Hello all, I'm looking to buy a used laptop in January, after the christmas season has died down. The purpose of this laptop is singular. I want to run Ubuntu 64 bit, with the cinnamon UI. As you can probably guess, I'm going to be using it to learn Linux. That is its entire reason for...
  19. K

    Solved Installed Ubuntu but want to go back to MAC OS

    I have downloaded ubuntu desktop on my mac and I want to delete it and go back to the mac OS my mac came with but I can’t figure out how to. Please help. Thanks
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    Advice pls Installing & Using LTO tape drives on Windows 7

    Hi I have many TB of video and audio files that need to be backed up. Up until now I have been using external hard drives, however this is now getting silly, not to mention expensive. I have started to look at tape based solutions, but cannot find any advice on using these with consumer...
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