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by danielson
Fri Jan 12, 2018 11:35 pm
Forum: Chat
Topic: Waterfox url box search inoperative
Replies: 0
Views: 41

Waterfox url box search inoperative

With the many pro Waterfox fans here, hopefully i'll get an answer to this. Have tried to search within Waterfox url box and never get suggestions (even if option is set for this). Must always manually click on to the right of the url box to get a search result but that's not what i should have to d...
by danielson
Tue Jan 02, 2018 7:49 am
Forum: General
Topic: Would MX-17 be easier on SSD than Windows?
Replies: 16
Views: 452

Re: Would MX-17 be easier on SSD than Windows?

Thank you guys for the good feedback!
Can never be reminded enough of regular data backup plan, that's for sure!
by danielson
Mon Jan 01, 2018 6:52 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Would MX-17 be easier on SSD than Windows?
Replies: 16
Views: 452

Would MX-17 be easier on SSD than Windows?

With all these stories about read/write to SSD that slowly wear it out.
Was wondering if there would be a difference if using MX-17 as opposed to Windows?
by danielson
Sun Dec 24, 2017 3:55 pm
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: Issues with network and peripherals
Replies: 6
Views: 182

Re: Issues with network and peripherals

Network:
Card-1: Intel 82579LM Gigabit Network Connection driver: e1000e
Card-2: Intel Centrino Advanced-N 6205 [Taylor Peak] driver: iwlwifi
by danielson
Sun Dec 24, 2017 3:43 pm
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: Issues with network and peripherals
Replies: 6
Views: 182

Re: Issues with network and peripherals

@dolphin_oracle - sounds a bit like a hit and miss situation.

@Jerry3904 -never tinkered with MX Network; noticed a bunch of black listed broadcom devices; should i install NDISwrapper?
by danielson
Sun Dec 24, 2017 2:44 pm
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: Issues with network and peripherals
Replies: 6
Views: 182

Issues with network and peripherals

It's not the first time Linux distros 'dislike' peripherals like my printer or connecting to the network. As of late, have noticed that after setting up HP printer on MX-17 via network, that the printout had painfully slowed down (taking more than the usual few seconds to do a duplex print for examp...
by danielson
Sun Dec 24, 2017 2:32 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Is there an app to measure GPU?
Replies: 4
Views: 191

Re: Is there an app to measure GPU?

Thank you all!

Another inquiry with a satisfactory answer found.
by danielson
Sun Dec 24, 2017 10:09 am
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Is there an app to measure GPU?
Replies: 4
Views: 191

Is there an app to measure GPU?

There seems to be a bunch of apps available with GPU in the title but which one can actually say how much GPU the laptop is using?
by danielson
Fri Dec 22, 2017 10:44 am
Forum: General
Topic: Top 3 at Distrowatch!
Replies: 10
Views: 456

Re: Top 3 at Distrowatch!

That is wonderful news stsoh! :)

Thanks for sharing and pointing out that option from the Distrowatch drop-down menu.

An encouraging note for the devs and their hard work and for longtime fans of this distro for sure!
by danielson
Thu Dec 21, 2017 4:04 pm
Forum: General
Topic: "Don't Call Me Lenny" puts MX-17 among top 4 in 2017
Replies: 9
Views: 477

"Don't Call Me Lenny" puts MX-17 among top 4 in 2017

Although he does an appreciation only at the end (approx. 17 min. mark), his enthousiasm for MX-17 is quite eloquent.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JfH3eGPUN_Y

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