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by richb
Thu Sep 19, 2019 10:23 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Secure connection failed
Replies: 5
Views: 90

Re: Secure connection failed

I just figured it out. It's PIA. If I close it amazon loads.Open it and I get error page. :bawling: I already know what pia support will say; MX isn't supported blah blah blah...I wonder if a recent update caused this... Do other sites load? This happens to me on all sites if in PIA settings, Pruva...
by richb
Thu Sep 19, 2019 6:40 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: where are the provided wallpapers located in? - solved!
Replies: 16
Views: 143

Re: where are the provided wallpapers located in? - solved!

p.sp.s. do you have to open as root to copy too? just curious. I guess i could try it and see what happens..
No you do not.
by richb
Thu Sep 19, 2019 6:23 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: where are the provided wallpapers located in? - solved!
Replies: 16
Views: 143

Re: where are the provided wallpapers located in? - solved!

followup question please? is it possible to copy and paste wallpapers in the system backgrounds folder to access them there? not sure if it was possible in Mx or if there may be permission issues or some such thing. thanks. Yes it is. Open thunar and navigate to /usr/share/backgrounds in the file S...
by richb
Thu Sep 19, 2019 5:34 am
Forum: MX Help
Topic: (solved) dist-upgrade standard reply
Replies: 3
Views: 92

Re: dist-upgrade standard reply

As JayM said. There is no standard reply. When this occurs it is best to ask here and follow the advice given by the Devs, or a Qualified MX Guide.
by richb
Thu Sep 19, 2019 4:51 am
Forum: General
Topic: "New" HP laptop
Replies: 19
Views: 400

Re: "New" HP laptop

Thanks for sharing. Glad you are more efficient again. What somewhat amazes me is that you continued to provide help consistently and often to the Forum, "crippled" with that slow old machine. Kudos!
by richb
Wed Sep 18, 2019 8:42 pm
Forum: General
Topic: MX-19 Beta 2.1 Feedback
Replies: 417
Views: 11886

Re: MX-19 Beta 2.1 Feedback

Another way:
The second window pops up double clicking on Windows Buttons. And yes MX Tweak much easier.
by richb
Wed Sep 18, 2019 6:41 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: where are the provided wallpapers located in? - solved!
Replies: 16
Views: 143

Re: where are the provided wallpapers located in? - solved!

And by the way the MX Manual also has a description of the filesystem.
by richb
Wed Sep 18, 2019 6:34 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: where are the provided wallpapers located in? - solved!
Replies: 16
Views: 143

Re: where are the provided wallpapers located in? - solved!

SwampRabbit wrote:
Wed Sep 18, 2019 6:29 pm
Not to possibly provide too much info, but these two links might be worth saving for future use:

https://www.debian.org/releases/stable/ ... 02.en.html

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Filesyste ... y_Standard
That is good basic information for a new user.
by richb
Wed Sep 18, 2019 6:23 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: where are the provided wallpapers located in? - solved!
Replies: 16
Views: 143

Re: where are the provided wallpapers located in?

Default wallpapers are in backgrounds. It is accessible form the dropdown next to Folder in Desktop Settings. If i understand your second question ctrl-H in home folder shows hidden files in home only. The Filesystem is separate not the same files are there and they are not hidden files . They are m...
by richb
Wed Sep 18, 2019 5:38 am
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: @#$%^*&! SystemD .. the snake strikes again
Replies: 19
Views: 602

Re: @#$%^*&! SystemD .. the snake strikes again

I always run MX without systemD. I do not choose it in the boot menu. Therefore I am not running it under systemD.

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