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by PPC
Wed Nov 14, 2018 1:54 pm
Forum: Translations
Topic: Please translate one short phrase for mx-cleanup
Replies: 9
Views: 184

Re: Please translate one short phrase for mx-cleanup

In Portuguese it's "Não esvaziar"

Note: I tried doing it on transitex- I created a user there looked for the entry but I could not save the my translation...

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by PPC
Mon Nov 12, 2018 8:48 am
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Nov 10 updates - grub-pc
Replies: 86
Views: 1581

Re: Nov 10 updates - grub-pc

Hi, everyone I'm a medium level linux user, I've been using Linux for almost 20 years and I belive that in good part stuff like this is the reason Linux has almost no expression on Desktop users! I didn't even think about checking the forum. I have a MBR/BIOS motherboard and, when I noticed the cli ...
by PPC
Wed Oct 31, 2018 7:09 am
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: Nvidia driver problems in new install
Replies: 15
Views: 729

Re: Nvidia driver problems in new install

I learned about sgfxi, tried it, followed the on-screen directions exactly, and it worked! I now have a bunch of resolution choices. I usually change my resolution through the Settings/Display option in the whisker menu. Thanks for sharing that here! Unfortunately I didn't have a good experience wi...
by PPC
Fri Oct 26, 2018 11:48 am
Forum: General
Topic: Linux applied practically in the office space
Replies: 24
Views: 1465

Re: Linux applied practically in the office space

the biggest issue, when I've pointed the odd person towards WPS,, was that it is Locked to US spelling / grammar,, & that, of course, did put some folks off of it. :bawling: Hum, I can't install WPS now on the PC I'm using, and I'm sure there's no other grammar correction fow WPS, but I belive it s...
by PPC
Fri Oct 26, 2018 9:49 am
Forum: General
Topic: Linux applied practically in the office space
Replies: 24
Views: 1465

Re: Linux applied practically in the office space

another Alternative to M$ Office, is to use Microsoft Online Apps .. and it's aim is to integrate the Microsoft Online Apps into an Linux System. - this project is independent from the Microsoft Corporation itself. https://sourceforge.net/projects/microsoftonlineapps/files/latest/download simply po...
by PPC
Thu Oct 25, 2018 12:40 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Linux applied practically in the office space
Replies: 24
Views: 1465

Re: Linux applied practically in the office space

Hi: I only recently found out about dedoimedo's blog, and his reviews were part of the reason I installed MX on my latest machine (and not antiX). He basically said only praises about MX... So I don't believe he has nothing against MX or Linux, from what I read... Now the office use problem dedoimed...
by PPC
Wed Oct 24, 2018 7:42 am
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: how to use Prelink to speed up a program's loading time?
Replies: 3
Views: 261

Re: how to use Prelink to speed up a program's loading time?

No sure than prelink it is/still a good prlibreoffice --writer --nologo %Uactice now days : https://lwn.net/Articles/190139/ "...The prelink tool gives a useful decrease in program load time, and can help users reach their desktop and the programs they need to run more quickly. It does however have...
by PPC
Wed Oct 24, 2018 6:30 am
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: how to use Prelink to speed up a program's loading time?
Replies: 3
Views: 261

how to use Prelink to speed up a program's loading time?

Hi. Since LibreOffice systray was deprecated for good, I'm looking around for a option to speed up it's loading time for when I install LO 6.1 on my main office PC. Not using systray quickstarter makes opening LO writer take about 6-10 seconds on this machine (it varies a lot), with systray it's abo...
by PPC
Tue Oct 23, 2018 10:37 am
Forum: MX Help
Topic: [solved] Broken windows tabs
Replies: 3
Views: 211

Re: Broken windows tabs

Hi, maybe this can help:

https://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2002853

for this guy, it a similar problem, the solution was to run from terminal "xfwm4 --replace"

Hope this helps...

P.
by PPC
Tue Oct 23, 2018 5:19 am
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: (solved) restarting pulseaudio - no volume indicator in sys try
Replies: 3
Views: 204

Re: restarting pulseaudio - no volume indicator in sys try

hi...

Click the MX menu- Run program- type volumeicon on the text box and press enter. The icon should appear on your bar...
Leave some feedback if this solves your problem!

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