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  1. [SOLVED] Re: Grub2 Triple Boot Ubuntu Win 10 and Win 7

    @tea for one - you nailed it for me. Your suggestion of looking into rEFInd, a GUI boot manger, is just what I needed. Now that it is installed, the GUI boot screen gives me three choices to boot...
  2. [SOLVED] Re: Grub2 Triple Boot Ubuntu Win 10 and Win 7

    @tea for one - you nailed it for me. Your suggestion of looking into ReFind, a GUI boot manger, is just what I needed. Now that it is installed, the GUI boot screen gives me three choices to boot...
  3. [SOLVED] Re: Installing and understanding WINEARCH=win32 on 64bit system

    I probably should have come back for your help with PoL when I tried to get it to work for me, but I just got frustrated at the time I tried to do so. I do fully accept that the GUI would be more...
  4. [SOLVED] Re: Installing and understanding WINEARCH=win32 on 64bit system

    I tried PlayOnLinux in the past, may have even been your suggestion, but I could not get it to work. It did not seem intuitive, actually somewhat complicated - my problem in understanding it. I...
  5. [SOLVED] Re: Installing and understanding WINEARCH=win32 on 64bit system

    I tried PlayOnLinux in the past, may have even been your suggestion, but I could not get it to work. It did not seem intuitive, actually somewhat complicated - my problem in understanding it. I...
  6. [SOLVED] Re: Installing and understanding WINEARCH=win32 on 64bit system

    I tried 1fallen suggestion, but no luck. I will return tomorrow to reiterate what is not working for me, really nothing new.
    [This WINE section does not seem to be very active, at least not a lot...
  7. [SOLVED] Re: Exec line in .desktop entry will not execute

    @ ActionParship - you made the good call - thanks

    I abbreviated directories to make appearance simpler, so the .desktop code is now:



    Exec=/home/mark/ToTheDesktop/Shutdown_w_Icon/shutdown.sh...
  8. [SOLVED] Re: Exec line in .desktop entry will not execute

    I ran the validate code runs and shows no errors. If I place the shutdown.sh on the Desktop, and change the Exec path to point to that location, the .desktop performs as expected:

    ...
  9. [SOLVED] Exec line in .desktop entry will not execute

    I have two PCs with Ubuntu MATE 20.4, different motherboards. On the 1st PC, MATE was install by other than DVD(burned .iso image), on the 2nd PC MATE was installed via DVD. On the 1st PC, the...
  10. [SOLVED] Re: Installing and understanding WINEARCH=win32 on 64bit system

    Please note, I was showing terminal entries in 1), 2) and 3). I tried your suggested code line and it did not kick winecfg into the "98" mode. That is, I ran the line then did a winecfg, and Win98...
  11. [SOLVED] Re: Installing and understanding WINEARCH=win32 on 64bit system

    Back for more help please. Focus is on getting 32bit ACAD to run on WINE, which I have done in the past, but now a bit of trouble getting ACAD installed in Mate 20.04 64bit. I installed WINE from...
  12. [SOLVED] Re: Grub2 Triple Boot Ubuntu Win 10 and Win 7

    @ yancek
    It appears that I was mistaken in a solution. I thot I had found some posts that said Win 7 32bit could be booted under UEFI - but did a lot of googling and found nothing to support. The...
  13. [SOLVED] Re: Grub2 Triple Boot Ubuntu Win 10 and Win 7

    I looked at the links you provided; they all seem to point to either Win10 or Win7 64bit conversion to UEFI boot. I did not see any process given for moving Win7 32bit to a gpt partition, which I...
  14. [SOLVED] Re: Grub2 Triple Boot Ubuntu Win 10 and Win 7

    o.k., I messed with a number of options for installing the OSes, and below is where I am at. I would stress that I could find no way to get Win7 to install as UEFI.

    Drive 1 - Ubuntu 20.04,...
  15. [SOLVED] Re: Grub2 Triple Boot Ubuntu Win 10 and Win 7

    I am not sure of ACAD revision; copyright is 1999.

    My 20.04 fresh install did not go well. I was hoping for choice of UEFI or Legacy, but given those options. Pls see atch image. Prior to the...
  16. [SOLVED] Re: Grub2 Triple Boot Ubuntu Win 10 and Win 7

    I tried to install ACAD in Win10, but Win10 will not accept it. So I will forge ahead with a 20.04 UEFI install (currently in progress), then try and setup the Win7 on UEFI. Again, Win7 is targeted...
  17. [SOLVED] Re: Grub2 Triple Boot Ubuntu Win 10 and Win 7

    Well, I agree with all that you have said, with one hitch. The monitor (TV) is 3840 x 2160 pixels and I have tried different combinations of settings to get the ACAD icon sizes increased so I can...
  18. [SOLVED] Re: Grub2 Triple Boot Ubuntu Win 10 and Win 7

    I spent almost two hours preparing a detailed response on my discoveries, how I did it, and addressed everyones' posts, then somehow deleted the post!!!!! So now a very cryptic response - sorry.
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  19. [SOLVED] Re: Grub2 Triple Boot Ubuntu Win 10 and Win 7

    thanks for reply. i saw a similar post you made but over my head, as most of your post here is, and i believe the thread was closed. i will respond tomorrow with questions and edit this post.
    ...
  20. [SOLVED] Grub2 Triple Boot Ubuntu Win 10 and Win 7

    I had a working dual boot system: Ubuntu 20.04 on a hard drive, and Win7 on another hard drive.

    I have now added an additional hard drive to my PC system for a total of 3 hard drives installed,...
  21. [ubuntu_mate] Re: Tethering iPhone to USB Bluetooth dongle

    yes, i have transferred iPhone to PC via cable via your method 1. no problem there. i rate myself as being obstinate - just wanted to do it wirelessly. i appreciate all your detail and i now...
  22. [ubuntu_mate] Re: Tethering iPhone to USB Bluetooth dongle

    o.k., thanks for additional info. i will try and get to "VLC approach" this eve or tomorrow. I can say that I have transferred photos from iPhone to my PC via emailing, not a major effort, but...
  23. [ubuntu_mate] Re: Tethering iPhone to USB Bluetooth dongle

    @ yancek
    I will try the VLC approach. I find it a bit perplexing that there is not an abundance of iPhone/Ubuntu users who choose to download data wirelessly. I assumed someone would nail the...
  24. [ubuntu_mate] Re: Tethering iPhone to USB Bluetooth dongle

    Bump #3 - for help
  25. [ubuntu_mate] Re: Tethering iPhone to USB Bluetooth dongle

    Bump #2 - for help
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