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by towwire
Mon Nov 05, 2018 6:17 pm
Forum: Installation
Topic: ExpressVPN will not run [Solved]
Replies: 3
Views: 227

Re: ExpressVPN will not run

You might look in this post https://forum.mxlinux.org/viewtopic.php?p=465488#p465488 , where a manually fix for the expressvpn installation bug is provided. :puppy: And here a fix of my own fix: Here the fix of the fix: sudo sh -c 'E=expressvpn; I=/etc/init.d/$E; cp -f /usr/lib/$E/$E.init $I; chmod...
by towwire
Mon Nov 05, 2018 5:19 pm
Forum: Installation
Topic: ExpressVPN will not run [Solved]
Replies: 3
Views: 227

ExpressVPN will not run [Solved]

Has anyone got this to work on MX? I download the deb and used Gdbi to install it, shows installed in Synaptic. I can not get it to run so it can be activate. I think the error is it requires systemd which I'm not using. I can even use Synaptic to remove. Maybe one of packagers can check the deb and...
by towwire
Sat Oct 27, 2018 4:15 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: moving taskbar to bottom of screen - Solved !
Replies: 11
Views: 776

Re: moving taskbar to bottom of screen

retired wrote:
Sat Oct 27, 2018 4:04 pm
that did it - super ! - thank you - this is such a good distro !!!
The people here are great at helping with making it work for everyone. Please edit the title of your first post, marking it [Solved}.
by towwire
Sat Oct 27, 2018 3:35 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: moving taskbar to bottom of screen - Solved !
Replies: 11
Views: 776

Re: moving taskbar to bottom of screen

fehlix wrote:
Sat Oct 27, 2018 3:15 pm
retired wrote:
Sat Oct 27, 2018 2:38 pm
lock panel is unchecked
OK, click and hold on the end of the panel and try to move/drag. :snail:
The other way be to use MX Tweak as shown here.
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by towwire
Tue Oct 23, 2018 2:44 pm
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: Which Video card?
Replies: 1
Views: 646

Which Video card?

Which video card for using in Linux, Radeon RX Vega 64 or GeForce RTX 2070? This would be for my grandson's computer which currently has AMD Phenom II X4 965 Black Edition and an AMD video card (I don't remember which one right now). He is using Win 7 Ultimate and will let me install another hard dr...
by towwire
Mon Oct 22, 2018 1:16 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Installing PureVPN
Replies: 2
Views: 185

Re: Installing PureVPN

This is my first try at using Linux. I have repurposed an old Vista PC for Linux and installed MX17 which looks great. I have a PureVPN account and am trying to install it but without success. I downloaded the Debian 32 bit version and installed it but I can't find it or if it is working. When I tr...
by towwire
Sun Oct 14, 2018 7:34 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Email programs with MX Linux 17.1 and Linux in General
Replies: 57
Views: 2742

Re: Email programs with MX Linux 17.1 and Linux in General

Seems like it would be easily possible to allow basic html formatting commands (bold, underline, italics) while prohibiting automatic loading of external links, much like for example this forum software does. Without that ability they are limiting outgoing emails to little more than the equivalent ...
by towwire
Mon Oct 08, 2018 6:34 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Email programs with MX Linux 17.1 and Linux in General
Replies: 57
Views: 2742

Re: Email programs with MX Linux 17.1 ..

Thanks towwire for pointing me to the comparison for the .. The Bat. I wonder .. Does that bat have a feature to check and manipulate mail on server? "the_bat.chm" From the Bat Help: With The Bat!'s Mail Dispatcher you can easily manage your mail on the server, even with POP3 accounts. It is especi...
by towwire
Sun Oct 07, 2018 4:54 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Email programs with MX Linux 17.1 and Linux in General
Replies: 57
Views: 2742

Re: Email programs with MX Linux 17.1 ..

Go here and scroll down to see a comparison. https://www.ritlabs.com/en/products/thebat/ My old version is the Pro but I never tried the portable version as I just had a copy installed on both my laptop and my desktop. The one thing that I did not like was their mail ticker which I disabled. What I ...
by towwire
Sun Oct 07, 2018 1:38 am
Forum: General
Topic: Email programs with MX Linux 17.1 and Linux in General
Replies: 57
Views: 2742

Re: Email programs with MX Linux 17.1 ..

Hi wulf, well, I guess I should say upfront that this has kind of morphed into a different topic - eMail for Linux. Yes, there is something about/in thunderbird that always twist me the wrong way. I always end up uninstalling it. I'm sure they all have there ups and downs. I tend to like the progra...

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