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wizardfromoz's Recent Activity

  1. wizardfromoz replied to the thread Help ex put linux on my laptop and now it doesnt work.

    WOW, this is classic :) (Wizard appears in a puff of smoke, bearing good news and bad news ... but the bad is not so bad :D) G'day...

    Feb 18, 2019 at 6:59 AM
  2. wizardfromoz replied to the thread Slow Connection.

    Maybe yes, maybe no. @Northerner , I've put a Like on the above, because it is an option, but I would modify that to say "to try, or to...

    Feb 18, 2019 at 5:30 AM
  3. wizardfromoz liked Northerner's post in the thread Slow Connection.

    You don't need to reinstall the operating system to use a different desktop. Use the package manager to search up the desktop you'd like...

    Feb 18, 2019 at 5:20 AM
  4. wizardfromoz liked VP9KS's post in the thread Pinebook.

    Ok, Here is a new twist to the single board computer craze. Pine64 has a notebook out now, based on the board used in their Pine A64...

    Pinebook.png Feb 18, 2019 at 5:11 AM
  5. wizardfromoz replied to the thread Mint 18.3 Cinnamon Dual Boot Issues with Win7.

    Yep. Ta (thanks), that is as it should be. If you were writing the next best-selling novel, or doing any number of other activities...

    Feb 18, 2019 at 5:08 AM
  6. wizardfromoz replied to the thread Lunbuntu dont know how to create hard drive partition, cant install.

    G'day @sah0724 :) 1. Is this a different laptop to the one you were using for Ubuntu here?...

    Feb 18, 2019 at 4:48 AM
  7. wizardfromoz liked poorguy's post in the thread Lunbuntu dont know how to create hard drive partition, cant install.

    If trying to install to the hard drive then just run the installer and let the installer create the partitions on the hard drive. If...

    Feb 18, 2019 at 4:05 AM
  8. wizardfromoz replied to the thread Mint 18.3 Cinnamon Dual Boot Issues with Win7.

    Not necessarily a drama. 1. Open Timeshift 2. Go to Settings - Users and take a screenshot 3. Go to Settings - Filters and take a...

    Feb 18, 2019 at 12:56 AM
  9. wizardfromoz liked Condobloke's post in the thread Trouble creating bootable.

    use UNETBOOTIN (only because I am familiar with it) download it. Open it...it will look like.... [IMG] Click on...

    Feb 18, 2019 at 12:36 AM
  10. wizardfromoz replied to the thread permission issues with gnome log viewer in Cinnamon.

    Sounds good to me :) I got as far as installing gnome-logs on my Stretch MATE, but have not much of an idea of what its functionality...

    Feb 18, 2019 at 12:35 AM
  11. wizardfromoz replied to the thread Slow Connection.

    Always hard to make a guarantee, when I cannot sit at your elbow :) However, I have always found the MATE Ubuntu more user-friendly...

    Feb 17, 2019 at 10:53 PM
  12. wizardfromoz liked nornak's post in the thread linux v windows 10.

    Since the networking was a minor statement in the message, I will leave it here, but monitor the networking forum as you suggest Thanks

    Feb 17, 2019 at 10:44 PM
  13. wizardfromoz replied to the thread linux v windows 10.

    G'day Len, thought I recognised the userid. For the benefit of The Viewers and Helpers, Len had a Thread here...

    Feb 16, 2019 at 6:38 AM
  14. wizardfromoz replied to the thread permission issues with gnome log viewer in Cinnamon.

    @Northerner John just a holding post for now. I don't have a Stretch Cinnamon onboard at the moment, but I have a Stretch MATE on the...

    Feb 16, 2019 at 6:21 AM
  15. wizardfromoz replied to the thread Slow Connection.

    G'day Chris, just checking in here, and see that from your Top output, you may have Ukuu already on board, so just modify the advice I...

    Feb 16, 2019 at 5:24 AM