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    PC is forcing the wrong Resolution - Regata OS

    I just installed Regata OS on my PC and it says the resolution of my screen is 1024x768, claiming it to be the only resolution supported by the display. But it's a 1920x1080 Display. I've tried Xrandr to get it to work, but it keeps showing up with CVT: Command Not Found
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    Transitioning from Windows to Linux Mint

    I recently made the switch from Windows to Linux Mint on my laptop, and I've been having a pretty smooth experience so far. However, I must admit that I'm used to the convenience of Windows, where I could simply download an .exe file, install it, and start using the software. Now that I'm on...
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    can acer nitro 5 an515-57 ?

    hi im currently new in linux stuff, so the question is can i install linux on acer nitro 5 an515-57 ? im just afraid that would be error .any sugesstion for newbie like me ? thanks . oh yeah my plan to install linux is to use disto linux of pop os.
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    Solved Laptop keeps freezing

    A problem is that laptop keeps freezing. Usually it happens when the google chrome (or brave or firefox) browser is opened and I don't do anything (I am not touching the laptop). It has never happened while I was using the laptop (typing or using touchpad). By freezing I mean it stops...
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    wine instalation problems on chromebook

    so i folow this guide and i can get everything instaled but i can't launch wincfg anyone know how i can solve that (i am new to linux)
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    Coming from windows

    Hi i have using windows for my whole life and it is ok but im building a new computer and i wanted to use Linux i wanted to know if i can run apps like steam discord and stuff like that, like would it be like windows but without the updates and deleting files on its own thing. before i do use...
  7. 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...
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    Setting Up Linux for the First Time

    Hello! Brand new to Linux though I've known of it for a little while. (This is actually the first forum I've ever participated in too.) Long-term overview, I've generally only heard good things and have been considering switching to Linux for a while. I've become married to the idea now since I...
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    How to start Linux

    Hello! I'm looking for some videos and films about how to start using Linux. I want to have my own webserver and then I have to set things up with Linux. I hope some of you have some ideas how to start? Thanks a lot :)