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winlinuser
United Kingdom
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Tutorials
Title Score
8 years ago Wireless on HP 530 Laptop -1
Ideas
Title Score
Hardware devices
Device Release
HD5450 1Gb
XFX Graphics/Video/TV card, Works partially
Mint (older version)
Satelite 530
HP (Hewlett-Packard) Laptop or Netbook, Works perfectly
Mint (older version)
K8M890M2MA-RS2H
Foxconn Motherboard, Works partially
Mint (older version)
NWP210
ADDON WIFI card/adapter/dongle, Works perfectly
Mint (older version)
NWP210
ADDON WIFI card/adapter/dongle, Works perfectly
Mint (older version)
Plug & Fly WLAN 11g
X-Micro WIFI card/adapter/dongle, Isn't detected or recognized
Mint (older version)
Software reviews
Software Score
skype
"Windows Skype is OK but the Linux version is sad and really is minimal. Now Ms own it - anyone offering a good replacement?"
2
audacity
"Used under Win XP and Mint 9. Windows version is my favorite however."
3
wine1.3
"After upgrade from 1.2 I lost Paintshop 7. Refused to reinstall and still does not work. However, everything else works fine. Running on Mint 9"
4
gimp
"Excellent but the learning curve is steep."
4
libreoffice-base
"What works is good but there are stability issues. Some tutorial material is out of date / incorrect. It's no Ms Access but I like it and will continue using it. Looking forward to future developments."
3
libreoffice
"Used in Linux Mint 9 and Win XP. I like it a lot although there are some issues of stability etc. Reasonable functionality but not Ms Office std. yet. Better that OpenOffice."
4
moodle
"I used Blackboard for a year. Changed to Moodle. Moodle wins easy - Brilliant program."
5
scribus
"I Like Scribus very much. It is well worth the learning curve. Beats Ms Publisher hands down. Great program."
4
opera
"I use Opera on Linux Mint 9 running on an HP 530 laptop. It's fast, stable and has brilliant features. Beats Firefox or Chrome. Love it."
5