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    Duel Install Mint on Windows 7 partitioned drive

    1. do you mean ubuntu or linux mint? 2. how are you communicating with us at this point? 3. can you tell us exactly what the menu says? eg it may have at the top something like GNU GRUB 2.03 followed by a line to enter the distro itself eg linux mint 19.3 and a line i am particularly...
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    Hello everybody

    welcome @Zorinhendrik - we look forward to working with you :) chris turner wizardfromoz
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    Virtual Box Install Problem

    always welcome, friend :) - and our numbers of helpers, both willing and experienced just seem to keep growing by the day. i find it gratifying to watch. brian (condo) and i come up on 3 years here around 1 May, and it has been a wonderful part of our linux journey. :D just a little on a...
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    Hi, from Canada.

    welcome from the land downunder, enjoy - it is a good community :) chris turner wizardfromoz
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    COMO INSTALAR EL DOCK O BARRA DE TAREAS PREDETERMIANDO DE UBUNTU 18.4

    William, bienvenido al foro, pero si desea obtener más ayuda, necesitará hablar inglés :) chris turner wizardfromoz
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    Duel Install Mint on Windows 7 partitioned drive

    a large part of that is because you have been putting esp flags in and they are not intended to be there. esp is EFI System Partition and intended only for UEFI computers, not BIOS-MBR. unless you have gotten rid of those flags, any install will fail. i have asked you to get rid of them at...
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    Duel Install Mint on Windows 7 partitioned drive

    i have a better idea than linux mint and that is to install mx-19.1 which has gnome-ppp and wvdial fully installed, also available in the live version back in next 24 wizard
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    Virtual Box Install Problem

    a handy one to remember - following do not need sudo - is apt-cache policy just add the package name, so, this in two of my stable [email protected]:~$ apt-cache policy libc6 libc6: Installed: 2.27-3ubuntu1 Candidate: 2.27-3ubuntu1 Version table: *** 2.27-3ubuntu1 500 500...
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    Virtual Box Install Problem

    back now, typing up next post
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    Virtual Box Install Problem

    charlie - do not install unless you have a full on-demand snapshot via timeshift. i'll be back with more soon chris
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    Post a screenshot of your Desktop

    i LOVED that conky - i am a subscriber to "real men can wear pink and eat quiche" wiz
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    Duel Install Mint on Windows 7 partitioned drive

    1. vicktoria do you want to get linux mint installed on that computer first? if so, forget about the dialup. 2. if you want to test the dialup on a linux mint live usb you will either have to have a stick with persistence working, or else follow my instructions on how to get the needed files...
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    Post a screenshot of your Desktop

    now THAT'S funny :D welcome, angus chris turner wizardfromoz
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    How Can I Install and Run Sophos on Linux

    just catching up with input from @jglen490 ... our beams nearly crossed (ghostbusters) better is to NOT install that package in that form. no offence, friend alexzee ;) a. the installed result is terminal-based, not GUI b. you will need a crash course in terminal commands just to run it c...
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    How Can I Install and Run Sophos on Linux

    nice thought, but no - only an install script and a handful of packages. (wizard appears in a puff of smoke, finds himself covered in tar. crap - there goes another robe) g'day @supernewb and welcome to linux.org :) . you are the OP (original poster), and could you answer that question on...
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