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  1. S

    Quitting Linux...

    Wow... It's been quite the journey. About 2 months ago I 'quit' Windows 10. I installed Manjaro XFCE on my laptop, and KDE Plasma on my desktop. I've distro-hopped quite a few times (I've tried Ubuntu, Elementary, and a couple of others), but every time I've ended up installing the same two...
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    Although Sign In as a AD User, When I Tried to Connect Windows File Server, It Asks Username and Password

    Hi everybody, According to this web site, "http://pardusforum.com/sistem-yonetimi/pardus-cihazi-domain%27e-alma/?i=1" , I joined my linux computer into my domain. Everything is fine, it works! However, as I stated in the subject, although I signed in as a AD User, when I tried to connect my...
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    Paid Linux on Apple computers

    I bought my first ever non-windows pc, MacBook Pro and I bought it because I wanted to get rid of Windows. Every PC I had had viruses, troyans, malware and even once I got the ransomware where I should've paid money to ''police'' and the last thing was some malware which stole my passwords...
  4. UldSkull

    Linux installation problem

    I came here, humbly, to submit you my problem : I tried, many times, to install different Linux distros, in cohabitation with Windows 10, on a Dual boot, without success. I try to install these distros on a 500 GB SDD. The Windows partition is 60 GB. It can be less, I know <3 I'm french, so I...
  5. DikWipe69

    AutoDesk Revit, Affinity Photo, Elgato... Cant use em!

    This is a message more or less for the developers but I really want to run Linux on a new computer I'm building however I realize I cant use Revit, Affinity, and Elgato among others on Linux which really sucks ass. I was just wondering if y'all are making strides to incorporate more programs...
  6. sujatha90

    Which Linux OS is The Best Alternative for Windows OS

    Hello friends, Currently iam using windows 10 in my PC. I want to move to Linux based Operating System. I want to know the best alternative Linux based OS for Windows. The OS should be fulfill the basic requirements. Thank You.
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    Searching for some clarity about this forum.

    I am new to this forum and within the first 20 minutes I have noticed a huge aversion for Microsoft (MS) Windows.How is it that folks struggle to run a Windows 10 machine but find Linux simple to use. I have a hybrid Windows and Linux environment leveraging each for their strength. Neither are...
  8. CptCharis

    Terminal not accept passwords

    Hello guys, Hope all of you have a great day!!! Since I updated to "Tessa" I have spot out this two issues: 1. I can't minimize any window (what ever I will do windows closing) this is the minor one problem 2. My terminal is not accepting any password exept sudo ( i.e I can't ssh ) this is...
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    Switiching to Linux: One Windows Store App

    Hello! I finally got fed with with Microsoft and Windows 10 with their October update that deleted user's files (my drives were not wiped, but seemingly random files were corrupted -- had them all backed-up thankfully). Since October I've been doing my thorough research on switching to linux...
  10. blackneos940

    How do Servers like those at linux.org and Google seem to always stay Online.....? :3

    So I've been wondering this for a little while now..... When Linux and Windows and the BSDs and HP-UX, etc., get Kernel updates, it seems they need to reboot..... :3 But what about you Rob.....? :3 When you get a Kernel update, do you have to reboot.....? :3 Does Google have to...
  11. MWE

    Brand New To Linux

    Ok...So I'm a techie. I've owned lots of Mac's and Windows systems but never Linux. The thing that draws me back to wanting Linux every time is all of the bloat that the other two systems put on for the "masses" like Cortana, Siri, Maps, Messaging, Microsoft Bloat, Dell Bloat etc etc etc etc...
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    smbclient to send cmd command from linux to windows

    Goodmorning, I need to send some cmd command from linux to windows 7. Until now I use the following command: " smbclient \\server_address -W domain -Uuser%password -c 'mkdir' " to connect to the server and create a new folder. Now I'm interesting to send a cmd command able to run program...
  13. GardenData61371

    Good distro for a gamer coming from Windows?

    Hi. I'm new here so sorry if a posted this in the wrong place. I wanted to switch to Linux ever since i heard about it 2 years ago. I never could do it because i'm a gamer. But now with Steam Play and all this stuff, can i finally make the switch? If yes, which distro is good for me? P.S. I...
  14. 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...
  15. blackneos940

    Why Do Some Computer Manufacturers Make A 32 bit UEFI.....? :3

    This has perplexed me for some time now..... I'm not saying 32 bit is objectively bad, but with the coming Unix Apocalypse, Online Computers with 32 bit Operating Systems that aren't updated eventually should either be Offline, or be ONline with caution..... :\ Yet one can't easily just...
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    Parrot OS 4.0 (Debian-based)

    Parrot Security OS 4.0 has just been released! This is a serious pentesting distribution that is based on Debian. I highly recommend getting acquainted with it: https://www.parrotsec.org/ For any newcomers who are migrating from Windows, this course might be helpful...
  17. Twizzletwanger

    Linux & Windows remote desktop

    Hi! Is there a software capable of remote desktop connections to a Windows 10 OS from a Linux remote device? If so, please recommend one. Any software that can interact with Windows OSs is needed here.
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    A Windows user new to Linux

    Hi all, I'm a Windows user since 2011, I've used Windows XP, 7, 8, 8.1 and 10. Currently I'm using Windows 10. But, I'm not satisfied with Microsoft Windows 10, due to its more focus on the breaking of Privacy of the user. Also, I like to work on a stable environment, but, Windows 10 updates...
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    Looking For Lightweight Distro

    I am looking for a lightweight distro that I can use on a thin client right now and later replace with a raspberry pi. I need the thin client/raspberry pi to stream a video to and from a monitor attached to it and display a page with upcoming scheduled visits. I need it to be lightweight...
  20. D

    I can't install Linux?

    I want to install Linux, side by side with Windows (my primary OS) but when booting I keep getting this error (DVD & USB-boot) [Checking media]... Fail - 2-3 times, I think. What is wrong? Am I downloading the wrong version or what is it? If you need more info - ask me. Kindly ofc.
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