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by richb
Sat Aug 19, 2017 3:48 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Best Antivirus/malware/spyware for MX?
Replies: 19
Views: 441

Re: Best Antivirus/malware/spyware for MX?

arjaybe wrote:
uncle mark wrote:I must have done something right, because my cleanup business is in the toilet.

Like the doctor who cured all his patients, eh?

Or killed them.
by richb
Fri Aug 18, 2017 6:50 pm
Forum: Package Requests/Status - MX-15/16
Topic: Package request - Gmvault (Gmail Backup)
Replies: 11
Views: 319

Re: Package request - Gmvault (Gmail Backup)

Moderator

I have moved this to the Package Request Forum.
by richb
Thu Aug 17, 2017 9:07 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: ISO to USB bootable - Etcher not working
Replies: 8
Views: 246

Re: ISO to USB bootable - Etcher not working

You are welcome. It is a very good tool. It may have issues burning other distro ISO's but works great for MX. Just tested the bootable USB stick I made, Debian installer complains about not finding a suitable CD. Dang, we need something to write USB sticks bootable. You can try dd. From the manual...
by richb
Wed Aug 16, 2017 8:27 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: ISO to USB bootable - Etcher not working
Replies: 8
Views: 246

Re: ISO to USB bootable - Etcher not working

You are welcome. It is a very good tool. It may have issues burning other distro ISO's but works great for MX.
by richb
Wed Aug 16, 2017 8:09 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: ISO to USB bootable - Etcher not working
Replies: 8
Views: 246

Re: ISO to USB bootable - Etcher not working

How about LIve USB Maker in MX Tools. Manual 6.6.2 Live-usb maker (GUI)
by richb
Sat Aug 12, 2017 8:10 am
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: Lenovo ThinkPad T410
Replies: 8
Views: 397

Re: Lenovo ThinkPad T410

Yes! Laptops and SSD's, a marriage made in heaven.
by richb
Wed Aug 09, 2017 7:35 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Poll - Happy with KDE 4 or not?
Replies: 135
Views: 21180

Re: Poll - Happy with KDE 4 or not?

While KDE 4 is easy to install, it's out of date and buggy which it has also affected theming in Xfce. I would like to try Plasma 5 but I wouldn't be surprised if it's also buggy. While I hesitate to respond to a thread that is over three years old basically concerning Mepis 8.5 KDE, I will. I used...
by richb
Wed Aug 09, 2017 4:53 am
Forum: Bugs and Non-Package Requests Forum
Topic: Is there a way to change back to KDE mode??
Replies: 10
Views: 588

Re: Is there a way to change back to KDE mode??

Refer to this guide "How to ask for help".

viewtopic.php?f=35&t=29042
by richb
Tue Aug 08, 2017 8:21 pm
Forum: Bugs and Non-Package Requests Forum
Topic: Compiz update
Replies: 12
Views: 406

Re: Compiz update

Compiz has a plug-in buried in its extras section which I feel could be effectively used by MX Linux. The "Splash" plug-in displays a splash screen at boot up. The display of an MX Linux logo would unobtrusively and effectively announce the MX brand upon booting. Just a thought. Actually ...

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