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by Gaer Boy
Thu Aug 22, 2019 4:35 am
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Problem with pdfshuffler
Replies: 11
Views: 358

Re: Problem with pdfshuffler

I haven't had the particular problem but I have had a number of similar problems with pdfshuffler. I use it probably 30 times a week, mainly compiling multiple pdf files into one, with various deletions and shuffles. I have a persistent error with files I receive from one Mac user - a multi-page pdf...
by Gaer Boy
Sun Jul 21, 2019 5:55 am
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Whisker menu
Replies: 18
Views: 1091

Re: Whisker menu

@Dullwi - I don't think you can do anything about the space at the top but the space at the bottom is because of the position of the Whisker menu button in the panel. If you move it to the bottom (the default position) the opened menu will sit on the bottom of the screen.
by Gaer Boy
Mon Jul 15, 2019 7:51 am
Forum: Tips&Tricks
Topic: Do you have 32bit packages on your system?
Replies: 14
Views: 1369

Re: Do you have 32bit packages on your system?

Interesting. My desktop, fully updated from the original MX-18 and with many additional packages, shows no 32-bit packages. My laptop, fully updated from MX-18.3, shows the same list as Jerry.
by Gaer Boy
Mon Jul 15, 2019 6:22 am
Forum: MX Help
Topic: Using my MX live USB on windows to transfer file
Replies: 7
Views: 798

Re: Using my MX live USB on windows to transfer file

I have had problems recently in accessing a data USB stick from Win10 laptops. When it was plugged in, Win10 offered to format it - that was the only choice. I took it to my local computer repair shop and asked him to check it. The problem turned out to be the 2 partitions on the stick - 16MB ext4 &...
by Gaer Boy
Wed Jul 10, 2019 7:20 am
Forum: Desktop Environment
Topic: XFCE and DE innovation
Replies: 12
Views: 1901

Re: XFCE and DE innovation

AAARGH!
by Gaer Boy
Sat Jun 01, 2019 6:50 am
Forum: Testimonials
Topic: Thank you MX Linux
Replies: 26
Views: 3196

Re: Thank you MX Linux

@WarhawkCZ - You've gladdened Jerry's heart. The Manual is mainly his work.
by Gaer Boy
Fri May 31, 2019 5:23 am
Forum: MX Help
Topic: What are your first steps after installing MX Linux?
Replies: 28
Views: 4040

Re: What are your first steps after installing MX Linux?

The whole document that holds all the instructions for me is 25 pages long, a bit too long to list all that here, this summary is long enough already ;) I'm a great believer in brevity, so my list is one page - a mixture of general and individual items. The spreadsheet is attached. MX-18 install.ods
by Gaer Boy
Wed May 15, 2019 5:05 am
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Moving Thunderbird Profile from one computer to another - SOLVED
Replies: 20
Views: 1934

Re: Moving Thunderbird Profile from one computer to another

1. Since Thunderbird opened your emails correctly, you don't need to follow skidoo's instructions re file permissions.

2. Which version of Thunderbird do you have? I'm currently on 52.9.1 and Lightning runs fine. I've used it through various versions over the last 10 years and not had a problem.
by Gaer Boy
Tue May 14, 2019 12:45 pm
Forum: Software / Configuration
Topic: Moving Thunderbird Profile from one computer to another - SOLVED
Replies: 20
Views: 1934

Re: Moving Thunderbird Profile from one computer to another

It's in the hidden folder /.thunderbird which you'll find in your home folder. Ctrl-H in Thunar.

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