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About License under software manager

About License under software manager I use linux mint 21.3 Cinnamon Edition. I see in the software manager under licence, where it say changing is not allowed. what is the meaning of it? Please tell me. (Everyone is permitted to copy and distribute verbatim copies of this license document, but changing it is not allowed.) …

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Dual booting Windows 10 and Ubuntu messes up WiFi

Dual booting Windows 10 and Ubuntu messes up WiFi I have installed Windows 10 on my desktop and have then also installed Mint OS (Linux Mint 21.2 Cinnamon [5.8.4] to be specific). Before I installed Mint, both WiFi and Ethernet were working perfectly on Windows. Now, Windows is unable to connect to Ethernet or WiFi …

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How can I switch from Ubuntu Cinnamon to default Ubuntu?

How can I switch from Ubuntu Cinnamon to default Ubuntu? I have installed Ubuntu Cinnamon 22.04.3 LTS from the official ISO. However, I want to switch from Cinnamon flavor to "unflavored" Ubuntu. How do I do that? Just uninstalling the Cinnamon desktop environment? Or do I also have to install a new desktop environment? Also, …

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Lost Sound – Ubuntu 23.04

Lost Sound – Ubuntu 23.04 System/OS details: Dual Boot Ubuntu 23.04 and Windows 11(on separate drives) HP OMEN Desktop. Ubuntu Desktop is configured for Cinnamon (Latest Upgrade). Background Info: I installed and been running this setup for several months and sound was working perfectly but the last time I booted into Ubuntu the sound was …

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Is there a screenshot program in Cinnamon 5.2.7?

Is there a screenshot program in Cinnamon 5.2.7? I have installed Cinnamon 5.2.7 alongside Gnome 42.5 in Ubuntu Jammy 22.04. Now I have problem taking screenshots in Cinnamon. In Gnome everything is fine, but the screenshots program seems to work in Gnome only. Cinnamon Applet requires old program gnome-screenshots. Asked By: Mahler || Source Ubuntu …

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Cinnamon crashes when opening terminal on CentOS 7 VM

Cinnamon crashes when opening terminal on CentOS 7 VM I’m running a CentOS 7 VMWare machine Everytime I open the Terminal Cinnamon crashes and goes to fallback mode and needs to be restarted. When I run dmesg after it crashes this line appears: cinnamon[51356]: segfault at c0 ip 00007f2e66f10b50 sp 00007fffc6f42be78 error 4 in libgio-2.0.so.0.5600.1[7f2e66e1e000+19600] …

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Uninstalled applications aren't automatically removed from the Cinnamon menu

Uninstalled applications aren't automatically removed from the Cinnamon menu I’m using Ubuntu 22.04 Jammy Jellyfish (x86-64) server install with Cinnamon 5.2.7. (System installation steps can be found here) This problem also did occur on Ubuntu server 22.10 installation. I’ve seen that applications installed on the system are present in the menu. New installed applications are …

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How do I make System monitor use the same theme as Ubuntu 22.10 Cinnamon 5.4.12

How do I make System monitor use the same theme as Ubuntu 22.10 Cinnamon 5.4.12 Ubuntu 22.10 with Cinnamon desktop 5.4.12 not showing System Monitor 42.0 with same theme: Ubuntu release updated yesterday 3th november 2022 from 22.04 using lightdm and Cinnamon to Kinetic. I didn’t found any settings to allow to change it: How …

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How to hiberate from the command-line in Cinnamon Desktop

How to hiberate from the command-line in Cinnamon Desktop I just installed Xubuntu 22.04.1 a few days ago, and then installed Cinnamon desktop on it. I’m very happy with it, but I’m not sure how to make it hibernate. There was a GUI option on XFCE (if enabled), but on Cinnamon, I only see options …

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Random freezes for chromium and electron-based apps

Random freezes for chromium and electron-based apps I am using Arch Linux and the Cinnamon desktop environment. In the last few weeks I have been getting apparently random, brief freezes (a few seconds, 5-10 or so) in Chromium, Brave, Franz and Slack. The freezes are independent, I can have a frozen Chromium, for example, while …

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Installing cinnamon

Installing cinnamon To install Cinnamon DE in Ubuntu 22.04 should I install cinnamon package or cinnamon-desktop-environment? What is the difference between these two packages? Asked By: ArmInImrA || Source It’s up to you. The full Cinnamon DE is provided by the meta-package cinnamon-desktop-environment: These are the extended components of Cinnamon, a desktop environment which provides …

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How to modify Cinnamon desktop drag-drop window size guide

How to modify Cinnamon desktop drag-drop window size guide As shown in the video above, you can see when I drag a window to the left edge of the desktop, it suggests a window resize up to half of the screen by an overlaying translucent box. And if I drop the window at this point, …

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Blocking mounted devices from showing on Cinnamon desktop

Blocking mounted devices from showing on Cinnamon desktop On Cinnamon 5.0.7 (Linux Mint 20.2), how do I prevent mounted devices, specifically device created in fstab, from showing up on the desktop and Nemo sidebar. Until recently, this was the default behavior. But after today’s update/reboot, pretty much every mounted device is populating the desktop and …

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How to make "list view" the default view in newly opened windows?

How to make "list view" the default view in newly opened windows? I am using Linux Mint 20.2 with Cinnamon desktop environment. Is there a setting for the default view of the newly opened windows, in the file browser? I know that I can select list view with ctrl-2 keyboard shortcut, but since I use …

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Trick Linux Mint Cinnamon in headless mode to think a monitor is connected?

Trick Linux Mint Cinnamon in headless mode to think a monitor is connected? Here is what I have so far: Headless server running Linux Mint with Cinnamon as the desktop x11vnc installed No monitor is connected to the server The problem I’m running into is that x11vnc is terribly slow even with a GigE connection …

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Permit an application to access other drives

Permit an application to access other drives What would be the command to allow a specific application to view other drives, like Clementine ? I can’t add content to my library from other drives. Ubuntu 20.10 groovy (x86-64) With Cinnamon 4.6.7 kernel: 5.8.0-43-generic Asked By: user849355 || Source I’ve entered a terminal as root** sudo …

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How can I install Cinnamon without the extra apps?

How can I install Cinnamon without the extra apps? I want to run Cinnamon, just not all the time. So, I would like a package that has the bare minimum of applications. I’ve tried to search for such a thing but all my searching has been fruitless thus far. Any help would be appreciated Asked …

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Neither xrandr can't detect second monitor at highes resolution nor permit adding

Neither xrandr can't detect second monitor at highes resolution nor permit adding In case an additional monitor would be great But problem so big Manjaro Cinnamon doesn’t recognize HP 14455/LE1901w LCD Monitor’s higher resolutions. Also xrandr command doesn’t support "1440 x 900 @ 60 Hz;1280 x 1024 @ 60 Hz and 75 Hz; 1280 x …

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Unable to set Terminator as default Terminal in Ubuntu with Cinnamon Desktop

Unable to set Terminator as default Terminal in Ubuntu with Cinnamon Desktop I installed Ubuntu 20.04 from the official website and installed terminator using APT and It worked! Ctrl+Alt+T started terminator. Then I installed cinnamon desktop, rebooted and Ctrl+Alt+T came up with the default terminal, not with terminator. I changed the priority to higher than …

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How do I re-enable the lightdm.service?

How do I re-enable the lightdm.service? At some point, in the past, I must have disabled lightdm service with: systemctl disable lightdm.service or something similar on my Debian with Cinnamon desktop. Unfortunately, I will now need it, but running: systemctl start lightdm.service every time the computer boots up does not make me happy, so… How …

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