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    Tolkem replied to the thread Add TimeStamp to command History.
    1. Add this to your .bash_profile file export HISTTIMEFORMAT="%d/%m/%y %T 2. Open a terminal and type . .bash_profile note the dot...
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    Tolkem replied to the thread How to Detect USB External Modem.
    In your first post you said So I have to ask, which one are you currently using and having issues with? 19.3 or 18.3?
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    Tolkem replied to the thread How to Detect USB External Modem.
    Reading here might help https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/BIOS You need to run that command while the problematic modem is connected to...
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    Tolkem replied to the thread How to Detect USB External Modem.
    Ah, now I see it. Ok, let's check which driver it is using, if any. Open a terminal and type lsusb -tv you should see something like...
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    Tolkem replied to the thread How to Detect USB External Modem.
    I'm sorry but I don't see any Device 006 on the screenshot, it goes up to 5 but no 6. Nor I see any of the details you mentioned on the...
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    Tolkem replied to the thread How to Detect USB External Modem.
    Yes, that's correct. I suggested you to do that becasue I didn't see it in the screenshot you shared in a previous post and thought that...
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    Tolkem reacted to Vicktoria's post in the thread How to Detect USB External Modem with Like Like.
    Tolkem, Thanks very much for your efforts. And Vrai you saved me again. I absolutely was going to delete the whole line. Tolkem, I...
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    Tolkem reacted to Vrai's post in the thread How to Detect USB External Modem with Like Like.
    @Tolkem This is what I was afraid of and why I piped up and put in my two cents worth!! I'm glad you understand.
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    Tolkem replied to the thread How to Detect USB External Modem.
    Yes, thanks @Vrai for pointing that out. Sometimes I forget some people may not be familiar with some Linux related terms such as...
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    Tolkem replied to the thread How to Detect USB External Modem.
    modem option should be active, yet I didn't see it in that screenshot. Open a terminal and type sudo nano /etc/ppp/options type your...
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    Tolkem replied to the thread How to Detect USB External Modem.
    You made a typo, the actual command is egrep -v '#|^ *$' /etc/ppp/options you missed the egrep -v part. Try again using that...
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    Tolkem replied to the thread How to Detect USB External Modem.
    Open a terminal and type these commands: whereis ppp You should get something like ppp: /etc/ppp /usr/share/ppp If that is correct...
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    Tolkem replied to the thread "RTFM".
    She did ask me to replace W10 on her laptop with Linux, only I thought it was a BIOS-LEGACY system and when installing I chose the...
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    Tolkem replied to the thread "RTFM".
    I deleted my wife's laptop HDD which had W10 when was installing MX on it because I'd no idea it was a UEFI system and never dealt with...
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    Tolkem replied to the thread How to Detect USB External Modem.
    You're welcome! Too bad you haven't being able to solve your issue. I've only used a ppp device once and luckily for me it worked OOTB...
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