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by Mister Magoo
29 Nov 2017 22:35
Forum: Hardware
Topic: USB WiFi Adapter, driver installation
Replies: 4
Views: 2355

USB WiFi Adapter, driver installation

Help nedded to install the driver of a USB WiFi adapter, from ASUS (USB-AC51) The WiFi of my old Sony VAIO is been showing sign of fatigue for some time. I am using it mostly for the web, like other use android tablet. News, email, file exchange, contact, etc. So I invested in the device mention in...
by Mister Magoo
28 Feb 2017 18:25
Forum: Installation
Topic: { SOLVED} Update manager weird behavor
Replies: 8
Views: 2035

Re: Update manager weird behavor

A big thank you for your help. :D
This forum is one of the advantage of solydxk, and why it is my primary O.P. Even if the user is a learner and not a nerd :geek: , he is helped, respect and considered like anyone else. :clap:
An happy user :D
Mister Magoo
by Mister Magoo
28 Feb 2017 02:04
Forum: Installation
Topic: { SOLVED} Update manager weird behavor
Replies: 8
Views: 2035

Re: Update manager weird behavor

# This file describes the network interfaces available on your system # and how to activate them. For more information, see interfaces(5). # The loopback network interface auto lo iface lo inet loopback # The primary network interface # Uncomment lines below if you do not want to use a network mana...
by Mister Magoo
27 Feb 2017 00:10
Forum: Installation
Topic: { SOLVED} Update manager weird behavor
Replies: 8
Views: 2035

Re: Update manager weird behavor

eth0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 00:22:68:0e:52:62 inet adr:192.168.1.16 Bcast:192.168.1.255 Masque:255.255.255.0 adr inet6: 2002:b8a1:df69:e472:222:68ff:fe0e:5262/64 Scope:Global adr inet6: fe80::222:68ff:fe0e:5262/64 Scope:Lien UP BROADCAST RUNNING MULTICAST MTU:1500 Metric:1 RX packets:16535 erro...
by Mister Magoo
26 Feb 2017 17:52
Forum: Installation
Topic: { SOLVED} Update manager weird behavor
Replies: 8
Views: 2035

Re: Update manager weird behavor

Ilu thank you for your prompt respond. As for your two demand concerning my network I have attach the two image, your help is really appreciated. I have also update the update manager to version 3.0.7 , and activate the maintenance bottom. Now I see the UM icon on the task bar, I will wait to see if...
by Mister Magoo
25 Feb 2017 18:58
Forum: Installation
Topic: { SOLVED} Update manager weird behavor
Replies: 8
Views: 2035

{ SOLVED} Update manager weird behavor

The update manager has unknown symbol at the beginning of it search and at the end of it search. ( see Attachment). That has been going on with the the recent update only, never had problem before. Also I do have to do my update manually because I do not receive any notification. My repository are U...
by Mister Magoo
05 Jul 2016 00:39
Forum: Software
Topic: (SOLVED) Weird Firefox following update
Replies: 7
Views: 1730

Re: Weird Firefox following update

To answer Zill the path < /home/.mozilla /firefox/mwad0hks.default/> is exactly the information given by the open directory button. That is why I underlined the mentionned. Before answering I did an another check. ZULL If this command only shows ".mozilla/firefox/mwad0hks.default/places.sqlite" in a...
by Mister Magoo
04 Jul 2016 00:09
Forum: Software
Topic: (SOLVED) Weird Firefox following update
Replies: 7
Views: 1730

Re: Weird Firefox following update

First a big thank you to ilu for the prompt and specific respond. :clap: I have followed each step mention in his post and here are the result. With the <about:support> in firefox I have find the open profile directory wich gave this information: < /home/.mozilla /firefox/mwad0hks.default/> With Dol...
by Mister Magoo
02 Jul 2016 00:10
Forum: Software
Topic: (SOLVED) Weird Firefox following update
Replies: 7
Views: 1730

(SOLVED) Weird Firefox following update

I would like to know if this has happened to someone else? If so, what went on? Yesterday and this morning the solydxk update manager showed a notice on the panel bar that updates available for my system. I proceeded for the update. By the way no modification were done to the repositories. Everythin...
by Mister Magoo
18 Mar 2016 23:23
Forum: Hardware
Topic: ( SOLVED) Multiple Monitor
Replies: 2
Views: 1046

Re: Multiple Monitor (solved)

My personal preference goes to XFCE I thought using that DE with this Laptop, wich was given to me. The XFCE seems to need more config than I thought and I miss some know how. I tied the KDE edition of Solydxk for a couple of day, but can't seems to get the hang of it. With your suggestion ArandR to...
by Mister Magoo
18 Mar 2016 22:31
Forum: KDE specific (SolydK)
Topic: Update Error
Replies: 15
Views: 3294

(solved) Update Error

As you know from an other post ( Trouble with Multiple monitor config in XFCE) and (Homebank proper version) I recently made a fresh and stand alone installation of Solydk. Everything was going PERFECTLY until I tried to solve my other post by installing gnucash . Instead I received a false error me...
by Mister Magoo
16 Mar 2016 23:44
Forum: Software
Topic: (solved) How To: install proper version
Replies: 4
Views: 1103

Re: How To: install proper version

Thank you for your prompt and precise response Zill. :clap: Now that everything work's well and I am happy with my Solydxk, and would not want anything to disturb. I like to tweak a little bit for hobby but there are limits. It cannot always be play and some time work has to be done. For many reason...
by Mister Magoo
16 Mar 2016 19:21
Forum: Hardware
Topic: ( SOLVED) Multiple Monitor
Replies: 2
Views: 1046

( SOLVED) Multiple Monitor

On my Lenovo laptop I connect a toshiba 15 inch monitor. The problem is that the second monitor becomes a mirror of the laptop monitor. My goal is to expend to the toshiba specialy when working with libreoffice and firefox at the same time. I have applied the two solution of ScottQuier on an other p...
by Mister Magoo
16 Mar 2016 19:07
Forum: Software
Topic: (solved) How To: install proper version
Replies: 4
Views: 1103

(solved) How To: install proper version

I would like to know how to install a software version that is not on software manager or packet manager of Solydx. I am using Homebank ver. 5.0.6 on a win 7 computer ( :oops: but need to) At home I want to use the same homebank data on my Solydx computer. The problem is that with software manager o...
by Mister Magoo
28 Aug 2013 02:03
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: One more from Quebec Canada
Replies: 6
Views: 1057

Answer to schoelje

Answer to Schoelje I am retired now, after 37 years as a firefighter and instructor. I tried my chance as a freelance instructor in my domain and as a First Aid instructor with the St-John ambulance. Until now I had only one contract which ended with the summer. I had to use a computer as old as is ...
by Mister Magoo
27 Aug 2013 00:48
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: One more from Quebec Canada
Replies: 6
Views: 1057

One more from Quebec Canada

Good evening to all It has been two weeks now that I have installed and am using SolydK version 201306. The only comment I have is WOW! HOURRA! Finally a powerful distro for every one not only for the GEEK All summer I have check, install, uninstall, many distribution flavor of Linux. My first goal ...

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