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by Jerry3904
Sun Oct 21, 2018 3:34 pm
Forum: Tips&Tricks
Topic: MX-17.1 on Dell XPS 13
Replies: 16
Views: 230

Re: MX-17.1 on Dell XPS 13

It did, but only registered disable and never changed

BTW: I have this working correctly now. It turned out that there are two drivers for the touchpad
touchpad.png
The DLL one alone had a box to disable pad while typing, so I enabled it there and it worked. Thanks for everybody's help.
by Jerry3904
Sun Oct 21, 2018 3:01 pm
Forum: Tips&Tricks
Topic: MX-17.1 on Dell XPS 13
Replies: 16
Views: 230

Re: MX-17.1 on Dell XPS 13

I installed that, then launched it but nothing happened. Should try again $ /opt/extras.ubuntu.com/touchpad-indicator/bin/touchpad-indicator /opt/extras.ubuntu.com/touchpad-indicator/bin/touchpad-indicator:29: PyGIWarning: Notify was imported without specifying a version first. Use gi.require_versio...
by Jerry3904
Sun Oct 21, 2018 2:41 pm
Forum: Tips&Tricks
Topic: MX-17.1 on Dell XPS 13
Replies: 16
Views: 230

Re: MX-17.1 on Dell XPS 13

Thanks, I will try that when I get home.
by Jerry3904
Sun Oct 21, 2018 11:55 am
Forum: Tips&Tricks
Topic: MX-17.1 on Dell XPS 13
Replies: 16
Views: 230

Re: MX-17.1 on Dell XPS 13

I found a script that promises to toggle the touchpad, but it doesn't seem to work: #!/bin/bash read TPdevice <<< $( xinput | sed -nre '/Touchpad/s/.*id=([0-9]*).*/\1/p' ) state=$( xinput list-props "$TPdevice" | grep "Device Enabled" | grep -o "[01]$" ) if [ "$state" -eq '1' ];then xinput --disable...
by Jerry3904
Sun Oct 21, 2018 11:31 am
Forum: Tips&Tricks
Topic: MX-17.1 on Dell XPS 13
Replies: 16
Views: 230

Re: MX-17.1 on Dell XPS 13

That command does toggle it off and on, thanks. Now just need to figure out a launcher to do that.
by Jerry3904
Sun Oct 21, 2018 10:10 am
Forum: MX Help
Topic: How to completely remove XFCE
Replies: 7
Views: 213

Re: How to completely remove XFCE

by Jerry3904
Sun Oct 21, 2018 9:44 am
Forum: MX Help
Topic: How to completely remove XFCE
Replies: 7
Views: 213

Re: How to completely remove XFCE

Do a web search on your subject line, lots of useful answers.
by Jerry3904
Sat Oct 20, 2018 9:38 pm
Forum: Tips&Tricks
Topic: MX-17.1 on Dell XPS 13
Replies: 16
Views: 230

Re: MX-17.1 on Dell XPS 13

Stevo wrote:
Sat Oct 20, 2018 9:00 pm
Does the keyboard disabler in touchpad-indicator have the same problem as the XFCE disabler?
Not sure what the question means...
by Jerry3904
Sat Oct 20, 2018 8:50 pm
Forum: Tips&Tricks
Topic: MX-17.1 on Dell XPS 13
Replies: 16
Views: 230

MX-17.1 on Dell XPS 13

The Dell XPS 13 is a wonderful machine: $ inxi -Fz System: Host: mxXPS Kernel: 4.15.0-1-amd64 x86_64 bits: 64 Desktop: Xfce 4.12.3 Distro: MX-17.1_x64 Horizon March 14 2018 Machine: Type: Laptop System: Dell product: XPS 13 9343 v: N/A serial: <filter> Mobo: Dell model: 0TRX4F v: A00 serial: <filter...
by Jerry3904
Sat Oct 20, 2018 1:32 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: LibreOffice 6.0.1.1 Doesn't Offer Export to EPUB
Replies: 23
Views: 246

Re: LibreOffice 6.0.1.1 Doesn't Offer Export to EPUB

6.1.3rc1 is in Debian Backports (MX Package Installer)

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