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Forum discussion tagged with Linux.
  1. NotoRiousDa

    Question Can't boot linux (or any other OS) from USB on my RDP Thinbook *Help Please*

    So I bought this new weird notebook for my daily purposes and it has Windows 10 installed on it. The specs are: CPU: Intel(R) Atom(TM) x5-Z8350 CPU @ 1.44GHz 1.44GHz Memory(RAM): 2.00 GB GPU: Intel(R) HD Graphics System type: 32-bit Operating System, x64 based processor (Windows 10) I know the...
  2. B

    Question NVME M.2 enclosure for booting linux

    I have a PC and a MacBook Pro 2019. I have installed a Linux on my Samsung 970 Evo 500 GB on my PC. I want to get a Thunderbolt 3 enclosure for my Samsung 970 Evo so I can make my Linux installation portable meaning I run it on both of my PC and MacBook Pro (my PC is a beast and I do everything...
  3. qiTsuk

    Question Can't Access Bios - Please help!

    Not sure if this is the right forum page, but I will try my luck: So usually I am pretty good with computers, but I recently bought an AIO, with a touch display. The idea was to buy it, load Android_x86 on it, and install in my kids room, so he didn't have to commandeer my phone all the time...
  4. System32_76

    Question Strange 2GB Mint Partition Appears After Installation

    Hello everyone. So I used a 32GB flash drive with YUMI to put Mint and Clonezilla on it recently. When you use YUMI with a flash drive, it creates a partition labeled "MULTIBOOT,." This is normal and takes up the whole space of the drive. View: https://imgur.com/a/4FF85gV After using YUMI to...
  5. Akshat2582

    Question Prime OS Black Screen on AMD

    I installed Prime OS Classic on my laptop but when I booted it, it shows black screen I waited for almost 20 mins what should I do ? I also tried to load it using generic drivers but still it shows black screen !!! Specs- Processor- AMD A4-3330MX GPU- AMD RADEON 6480G RAM- 4GB DDR3 (DUAL...
  6. System32_76

    Question How To Create Golden System Image Correctly on Linux?

    Hello everyone! I'm creating a Linux Mint golden system image with my apps and settings already configured for deployment to multiple computers. I'll be using the Clonezilla software to do this, unless there is software out there that is more effective and practical for this purpose. Are there...
  7. Oman395

    Question Gnu grub

    Pc was working fine with only Ubuntu. Entered BIOS on Asrock B450 gaming K4 and enabled the ultra fast boot. Now, when I start my pc, I'm faced with a gnu grub command line. Additionally, my keyboard LEDS are working but the keyboard will not do anything. What should I do? (Latest version of...
  8. PanicMaster85

    Question Upgrade time -- best value CPU for virtualization?

    I want to virtualize a Mac, Windows, and Linux all at the same time with very good performance. I am a developer so the multi-platform compatibility on a single computer is a must. I will be using a Radeon R580 as passthrough to the Mac, GTX 1060 for windows, and hopefully onboard graphics for...
  9. LukasUnix

    Question Two HDDs, two OSs, one SSD?

    I want to use one hard drive for Windows, one ssd for linux, which I would replug depending on what OS I want to use. Now can I constantly have one hard drive plugged as shared memory? Thank you in advance, LukasUnix
  10. S

    Question Stuck on GNU GRUB Menu from removing Linux

    Hi, so I just bought a new laptop to replace my smaller lenovo yoga laptop. I am a computer science major in college so I needed to install Ubuntu on it to get through some classes. Since I will no longer be using it as I was going to give it to my parents I thought it would be a good idea to...
  11. tomreedtoon

    Question Suggested PCIe dual band wifi cards that work with Linux? OR USB 3.0 card for Linux PC?

    I'm working with two computers that use Linux Mint. One had an old PCIe wifi card that was only 2.4 gHz. I'd like to upgrade both of them to 2.4/5 gHz PCIe cards. But none of the listed cards from EDUP to the no-name cards are listed for Linux. Am I going to be stuck with the inferior USB wifi...
  12. Question How to make Bootable USB Drive normal?

    So, I installed Pop Os via BalenaEtcher on a micro SD Card via SD Card reader which has USB out (no write protected switch on sd or the reader), and ran it, which worked, I booted on Pop Os. Now I want to make the Bootable USB SD card back normal. I am on windows 10, and I tried these stuff...
  13. S

    [SOLVED] Kid and Minecraft friendly Linux distro?

    I'm looking for a version of Linux that would be relatively easy for a 7 and 10 year old to navigate around, who have very little experience with computers. On top of that the same version of Linux that the two kids can play MineCraft and other non-graphical intense games on. Because I have two...
  14. System32_76

    Question Creating A Script For Adjusting Laptop Screen Brightness? Linux Mint 19.3

    I'm running Linux Mint 19.3 Cinnamon on a 2009 Macbook Pro. The only thing the Power Manager is recognizing concerning brightness is the laptop keyboard (Macbook feature), not the actual display. Currently, I have this "xrandr" argument/command assigned to the F1 and F2 keys, the keys for...
  15. Mount Russmore

    Question Macbook on Linux running 65%-90%

    Hey, I have a mid 2010 MBP a1286, that I recently put a new SSD in and install Ubuntu 20.04 on. I know that MBP tend to get hot, but I felt like mine was just getting way to hot, so I checked it with the sensors command in terminal after installing the necessary files. That's besides the...
  16. Bellzemos

    Question Alps Touchpad on Sony Vaio VPC F13 serties laptop - weird

    Hi! So I have this older VAIO laptop which still works nice but I have a problem with it's touchpad, had it from the beginning. More of a mystery than a problem really. I like having the touchpad on a laptop disabled when I plug in a mouse. So when I fist got it I run an utility called (if I...
  17. Question VMWare VMX Doens't Connect To Internet, why though? Host is connected.....

    Although everything looks cool, no VMX connects to the internet. [Couldn't recogonize n/w kinda issues on an avg]
  18. System32_76

    Question Can't Turn Up & Down Laptop Display Brightness

    As the title says. I'm running Linux Mint 19.3 Cinnamon with Nvidia Geforce 9400GM drivers. Is this a driver issue at all?
  19. A

    Question Problem with dual booting

    Hi, I'ven using Windows 10 and Linux in a dual boot for 2 months, but yesterday when I turned on my pc, it just directly booted to windows 10, and the "menu" that always appeared that let me chose which OS I wanted to use isn't there anymore. also, i don't have access to the bios, when I try to...
  20. ainsleyclark

    Build Advice Build Review, Small & Quiet Linux Server

    Hi all, First linux server build I plan to use for web hosting and dabble with some Plex hosting, it will be sitting in my living room so I need it quiet and eco friendly. Can't break the bank, just wondering your thoughts were. Planning on using Debian 9. Will the mobo be compatible with the...