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  1. D

    Which Linux distro for programming

    Hey guys, I wonder which Linux distro you recommend to me to program. I'm still hesitating between Arch Linux and Ubuntu and Debian. Which programming languages I 'use' you can find in the description of my acc. Thanks in advance!:) Dominic
  2. RetroProfessional

    Low RAM Laptop needs Linux

    EDIT: I give up. I had enough of Puppy linux and other distros. I cant believe that there is no Ubuntu distro that use less that 512mb of ram. So i woid like so recommendtations please. Hello by the way, since im new to the forums, anyways, I am having a problem on my laptop, every distro i...
  3. KinglyPack

    Pulling through .PNG files from specific sub-directories in a directory

    Oh hai everyone, First post, much excite... So, I was trying to pull out all the .png images from a series of sub-directories all called 'Images', these were each within a directory with a unique name, shown with a the wildcard * below. find /Documents/PB_Export/*/Images/ -name '*png'...
  4. C

    Ubuntu partition issues

    I bought a computer for my mom a little while ago and she wanted me to install linux on it and keep windows, So i made a ubuntu boot usb using rufus and the iso, It installed as normal but now my bios doesn't show the partition in the os boot manager? Windows disk management shows the partition...
  5. A

    Boot screen freezes, no help with google.com so far

    Hi guys, I've been using Linux for a while and recently bought a new laptop. So the thing is that my new laptop has a Nvidia GTX 1050 Max-Q secondary graphic card. So I faced exactly the same issue with both Parrot OS and Kali Linux. I will start with Parrot OS. I would like to add that both...
  6. J

    No Sound Problem...

    Hello guys.. Soo iam new here and i came up whit a sound problem... Which is that when me speakers is turned on i cant hear any sound , plz help me...
  7. Zaki SI-Lounis

    Premiere Pro Alternative

    Hello. Am in film making for high school and was wondering. Are there any good alternatives to Premiere Pro for linux. Thanks
  8. Chibifishy

    Help ex put linux on my laptop and now it doesnt work

    Hey, so an ex installed linux on my old laptop and I haven't touched it in a few years after a friend borrowed it. She said it stopped booting and I never really checked it when she gave it back. Now I want to fix it, but i have no idea what to do. I took some pics of the screens, but this is...
  9. B

    Deepin (Based on Debian) - Getting .desktop files to Stick

    I have this problem with my .desktop shortcuts on deepin. they seem to dissapear from the app launcher every time i reboot the computer. This is only an issue with the shortcuts i've created myself, not with applications installed from the deepin store or .deb files. Do you know what that's...
  10. B

    help me get my mouse working (: please

    hello, just trying to get my mouse working but it don't, haha i'm very frustrated. the strangest thing is it works a little bit, like 10%. None of the buttons work but moving it works if you know what i mean. it's a corsair m45, running on deepin 15.8. i don't know what to do man, using a wacom...
  11. B

    i'm having trouble with everything - please help

    hello, i'm very new to all of this. I wanted to install linux on my computer so I followed a tutorial and did the following. i have downloaded iso file. (i have tried deepin, ubuntu and kde neon) i have used rufus 3.3 to make bootable usb drive i have booted from drive but when i try to install...
  12. R

    Which distro for a very old laptop?

    Hello! I was hoping I can make a use of my old laptop. I am currently taking classes for which I need to use gcc so I'm looking for a linux distro on which I could do that. The laptops specs are: Pentium III, CPU 1200MHz and only 256mb of RAM. It currently has windows xp oh and the distro iso...
  13. T

    Xubuntu window help

    Hello, I'm new to the forums & was hoping someone could help me fix a problem in Xubuntu. when I upload an image on a forum the window looks normal. but when I go to do it on an app like Discord. It looks like this. When I had Xubuntu previously installed. it didn't do that.
  14. NickBBB

    I am brand new to Linux.

    I have been wanting to make the switch for years, but honestly, I was one of those ignoramuses that believed Linux would fell more like MS-DOS than windows and it seemed overwhelming. I am by no means ignorant to computer usage in general and have built and fixed/troubleshooted a lot of...
  15. R

    Very New, But So Obsessed!!!!

    Hi everybody, My name is Robert, and I'm very excited to be apart of this awesome community, I started getting interest in the Linux world when i found out about kali linux, since that day i really haven't slept that much. I realized i need basic skills in linux before...
  16. Alboy1975

    Complete linux noobie, ordered secondhand laptop (what i need to know)

    Hi I am awaiting delivery of the below laptop, which I've picked up for £170: https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Lenovo-Thinkpad-Ultrabook-Helix-11-6-Touch-i7-3667U-8GB-256GB-SSD-Windows-10/153120834786?ssPageName=STRK%3AMEBIDX%3AIT&_trksid=p2057872.m2749.l2649 I have been around computers most of my...
  17. K

    Help with: Clean wipe, fresh Installation of 2ndhand PC

    Hi I bought a 2nd hand Laptop with ubuntu and wanted to basically wipe it clean and then freshly install linux mint 18 cinnamon. Just to make sure there is no potentially nefarious content on it when i use it. Besides from putting the new os on, is there any procedures i should do to make it...
  18. xD1G0x

    I am new here and new in Linux.

    Hello, it's me, xD1G0x, I am new in Forums and in Linux too. I don't have any Linux OS yet, but I'm thinking about having one. So, I have a question for you: Can I run Linux on my Laptop and which one? I know, you can't answer to this question until I post information about my Computer. So here...
  19. luke schrom

    I'm new

    So I need help I'm getting a pc to build and I want to put Ubuntu on it but I don't have internet. I downloaded the file at my school and I did a little digging and I put it on a DVD-r but I'm not sure if it's going to work and I'm not using any other Linux unless if there is no other way.
  20. Raakhee Toolsi-Boodhoo

    New to Linux. Please help

    I have had about enough of Windows and their continuous updates. A friend suggested I use Linux so can someone please advise which version I should download to start with?
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