Tag Info

New answers tagged

0

I've been having the same issue with my 660M. Last night I tried installing bumblebee and it seems to have alleviated the issue. I used this (very crude) tutorial. It will get you going in the right direction anyway. Again, I can't 100% confirm that this is working, but it seems to be working. After following that, and restarting, I was on my laptop for a ...


0

For those who don't want to dynamically add workspaces by clicking some "hot corner": CLI: $ gsettings get org.cinnamon number-workspaces 4 $ gsettings set org.cinnamon number-workspaces 12 $ gsettings get org.cinnamon number-workspaces 12 GUI: Open dconf-editor, navigate to org/cinnamon/number-workspaces, set the new value. Log out and log back in ...


1

if you want a desktop looking like your posted picture, why you don't install the MATE-edition?


0

Have you followed this steps? 1) Open a terminal. Install Bumblebee and the NVIDIA driver: sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install bumblebee bumblebee-nvidia bbswitch-dkms primus nvidia-331 2) Change Bumblebee’s configuration: sudo gedit /etc/bumblebee/bumblebee.conf 3) Edit the lines so they match the lines below: Driver=nvidia [driver-nvidia] ...


1

finally i got solution. Simply open Startup Applications from Control Center, check the option MATE Settings Daemon or Cinnamon Settings Daemon (according to your Desktop Environment) and that’s it. Now login again and problem solved.


2

Save As, Save Image As, Save Page As etc are (gtk+) file-chooser dialogs. The file name that appears in the Save... dialog is hard-coded via gtk_file_chooser_set_current_name () and usually defaults to the original file name unless you edit a new document, e.g. : if (user_edited_a_new_document) gtk_file_chooser_set_current_name (chooser, ...


1

You have two 'clipboards' in Linux. The first is the one of which you speak, where you select text and it is pasted via SHIFTINSERT or Middle-Mouse. This clipboard/buffer is very fickle and changes constantly. Be careful using this, especially with chat clients, because one day you'll paste your password into IRC. The second is the standard CTRLC and ...


0

The answer came to the older once closed question now reopened. Summing up what I have learned from the main answer: Nemo or Nautilus actions are similar in content and purpose (namely, adding menu items) but vary with respect to the extension name. (In nautilus, newly created actions and menus will be stored on the disk as .desktop files, In nemo as ...


0

That will (has) changed drastically with Cinnamon version 2.4. The answer is that the Cinnamon themes are not limited to the panel, but Mint with Cinnamon <2.4 was hiding a lot of features of those themes. A new way of handling the themes comes with v. 2.4. especially with the 'Controls' option. Now the normal Linux flexibility is there: More ...



Top 50 recent answers are included