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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: 11
Views: 126

Re: LibreOffice 6.0.1.1 Doesn't Offer Export to EPUB

6.1.3rc1 is in Debian Backports (MX Package Installer)
by Jerry3904
Sat Oct 20, 2018 11:57 am
Forum: Testimonials
Topic: Magazine review feedback
Replies: 2
Views: 48

Re: Magazine review feedback

Well done!
by Jerry3904
Sat Oct 20, 2018 6:29 am
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Error starting Service
Replies: 7
Views: 120

Re: Error starting Service

That's after bootng into systemd?
by Jerry3904
Fri Oct 19, 2018 9:30 pm
Forum: Tips&Tricks
Topic: ALSA: Setting the default sound device
Replies: 4
Views: 53

Re: ALSA: Setting the default sound device

Have you looked at MX Select Sound, which puts this in GUI form?
by Jerry3904
Fri Oct 19, 2018 8:40 am
Forum: MX Help
Topic: No GRUB on dual boot install
Replies: 15
Views: 364

Re: No GRUB on dual boot install

Battery life very long in my experience, more info here:

https://www.laptopmag.com/reviews/laptops/dell-xps-13

Weight about 2.5 pounds
by Jerry3904
Fri Oct 19, 2018 7:12 am
Forum: MX Help
Topic: No GRUB on dual boot install
Replies: 15
Views: 364

Re: No GRUB on dual boot install

Specs again: 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: <root required> Mobo: Dell model: 0TRX4F v: A00 serial: <root required> UEFI: Dell v: A15 date...
by Jerry3904
Fri Oct 19, 2018 6:33 am
Forum: MX Help
Topic: No GRUB on dual boot install
Replies: 15
Views: 364

Re: No GRUB on dual boot install

It's fabulous. Gorgeous to look at and hold, incredibly fast: under 3 secs from start to login. I posted the specs earlier in this thread, i think. I don't need the glitz and speed except when running resource hungry apps on Windows, but it sure is fun! This is one of the earlier models so not horri...
by Jerry3904
Thu Oct 18, 2018 6:21 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: No GRUB on dual boot install
Replies: 15
Views: 364

Re: No GRUB on dual boot install

Thanks. I tried chainloading but couldn't get it right, so will give this a try.

MX flies on this laptop!
by Jerry3904
Thu Oct 18, 2018 11:50 am
Forum: MX Help
Topic: No GRUB on dual boot install
Replies: 15
Views: 364

Re: No GRUB on dual boot install

OK, much later I have finally managed to solve this by using grub2win and am posting from my XPS 13 with an installed MX Linux for the first time. Very exciting.

Will post a how-to later.

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