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by Mauser
Thu Apr 12, 2018 11:30 pm
Forum: General
Topic: SSDs as backup devices
Replies: 13
Views: 392

Re: SSDs as backup devices

SSD reliability is generally considered better than spinning drives these days. However, the big advantage of SSD's are their speed, and you say you don't need that, so why bother? SSD's also tend to fail catastrophically, without warning, and with no way of recovering data. For the cost of a high-...
by Mauser
Sat Apr 07, 2018 2:05 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Ads and privacy problems likely to get worse with other operating systems...
Replies: 5
Views: 164

Re: Ads and privacy problems likely to get worse with other operating systems...

While this would be good for Linux, don't expect for people to come in droves to Linux because of what P.T. Barnum said holds true.
by Mauser
Sun Apr 01, 2018 11:21 am
Forum: Themes and Screenshots
Topic: MX-17 Screenshots
Replies: 146
Views: 7602

Re: MX-17 Screenshots

asqwerth wrote:I see you got your conky sorted out to display Fahrenheit!
Yes, thanks to dolphin_oracle. :)
by Mauser
Sun Apr 01, 2018 12:35 am
Forum: Themes and Screenshots
Topic: MX-17 Screenshots
Replies: 146
Views: 7602

Re: MX-17 Screenshots

I have been installing themes and icons from https://www.xfce-look.org and I put together this running MX-17.1 Image Image
by Mauser
Sat Mar 31, 2018 10:09 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Found better fix for Firefox dark theme
Replies: 0
Views: 125

Found better fix for Firefox dark theme

I found a fix for Firefox when you use the dark theme that works better than the MX Tweak tool. https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefo ... rk-themes/
by Mauser
Fri Mar 30, 2018 10:25 pm
Forum: MX Linux Official Blog
Topic: MX Linux hit #10
Replies: 18
Views: 673

MX Linux hit #10

MX Linux is in the top 10 on https://distrowatch.com/ :clap:
by Mauser
Fri Mar 30, 2018 6:52 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Installing Expressvpn
Replies: 1
Views: 105

Re: Installing Expressvpn

I recommend you ask Expressvpn for support on this one. That error message means it didn't install correctly. I wish I could help you more but I only have experience with Astrill VPN which I currently use.
by Mauser
Fri Mar 30, 2018 5:46 pm
Forum: Forum en Español
Topic: printer & scanner
Replies: 6
Views: 253

Re: printer & scanner

Siempre he tenido buena suerte con Hewlett Packard en MX Linux. No puedo hablar de las otras marcas ya que no las he probado en Linux.
by Mauser
Tue Mar 27, 2018 11:42 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: [Solved] MX Updater
Replies: 36
Views: 1213

Re: MX Updater

Half a week later and not a single peep from MXUpdate. I just 'checked for updates' and there were 6. So it's not working still. ...at least I can have my little box back now... Strange. My update icon lit up this morning. Try switching to the classic icon in the panel because I find the wireframe ...
by Mauser
Tue Mar 27, 2018 7:29 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Conky format [Solved]
Replies: 33
Views: 495

Re: Conky format

It worked. Thank you dolphin_oracle.

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