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    [SOLVED] Re: Failed to Start Session error

    Hey Cruzer! Just checked the other PC and it was the same issue...I think neither LXDE or Openbox were selected by default. Once I selected LXDE, I was good. Like I said, feeling silly and...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Failed to Start Session error

    Hi Cruzer -

    thanks for checking in. I wanted to let you know that, after some research, I noticed that there is a drop-down near the login that lets me choose between Openbox and LXDE. After...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Failed to Start Session error

    Hey Cruzer -

    I decided to bite the bullet and try it. I installed from the mini.iso. Restarted. Installed xorg. Installed Lightdm. Restarted. Installed LXDE-core. Restarted. Tried to...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Failed to Start Session error

    Hi Cruzer! I didn't receive a notification of your reply and just tried to re-install on a Dell Optiplex 3010. The same issue happened again. So then I installed xorg. Lightdm was already...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Dual-boot Windows 7 with mini.iso

    Thanks Yancek. I am aware of the BIOS set-up change for accessing USB, but didn't realize that was what Old Fred was referring to when he said "one time boot key." Thanks for the clarification. ...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Dual-boot Windows 7 with mini.iso

    Hi Old Fred -

    thank you for your detailed and thorough answer. There is a wealth of knowledge in your post that I am enjoying reading through.

    I apologize for my ignorance...can you clarify...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Failed to Start Session error

    Thanks for trying it again. I have a few clarifying questions to make sure I understand. How did you load the three packages? Was it in the order listed and using apt install when getting to the...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Dual-boot Windows 7 with mini.iso

    I am able to boot with another Lubuntu USB I have. However, I can't get a wired internet connection. I think this is too much effort to maintain a Windows 7 dual boot. I think I will reformat,...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Failed to Start Session error

    Hi Cruzer -

    thanks for trying it out. I downloaded a new mini.iso copy and went through all the steps again and came to the same place....needing to enter through startx. Very strange. You...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Dual-boot Windows 7 with mini.iso

    Hi MastaBlasta -

    thanks for the detailed reply. Living up to my username, I must admit I know nothing about UEFI or Legacy. In fact, this is the first computer I have had newer than 2003 and...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Dual-boot Windows 7 with mini.iso

    Hi Yancek! Thanks for the reply. I didn't receive a notification, so I didn't know I had a reply.

    I am not sure if the Windows 7 is a default Legacy install. A friend gave me the PC. I am...
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    [SOLVED] Dual-boot Windows 7 with mini.iso

    Hello! I attempted my first dual-boot install and am not getting the grub boot menu. Any help would be much appreciated.

    My machine is a Dell Optiplex 3010 running Windows 7. I first shrunk the...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Failed to Start Session error

    Hi Cruzer001 - Thanks for the reply! I plan on using it for everyday use. I have installed it before on a different machine without problems. However, it has been a while and I can't remember if...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Failed to Start Session error

    Good point! 18.04. I have updated the post.
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    [SOLVED] Failed to Start Session error

    Hello! I need some help with a login issue following an installation.

    I did an install of 18.04 mini.iso on a Dell Inspiron 6000 laptop. First, I left the Task-sel options blank, then, when at a...
  16. Lubuntu 18.04 dual monitors not displaying correctly

    I installed Lubuntu-core (via 386 mini.iso) on a USB flash drive and it works great when I have only one monitor plugged in. When I plug in a second monitor on the same card and set the displays...
  17. [lubuntu] Re: Generic Icons in Lubuntu Minimal install from mini.iso

    Thanks Dennis. I am having difficulty balancing between things turning into sheets of paper or the volume icon disappearing into the background. I am thinking it is just trial and error. I am...
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    [SOLVED] Re: 18.04 mini.iso software choices

    Hi TheFu -
    I decided to try to re-install the Lubuntu Minimal Installation with both the (GTK Part) and (Qt Part) from the mini.iso disk. The problems I had with it on the first go around were...
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    [SOLVED] Re: 18.04 mini.iso software choices

    Thanks to both TheFu and OldFred for your thoughts and suggestions.

    I just tried installing the Lubuntu Minimal Installation (GTK part) and Lubuntu Minimal Installation (QT part) to see if I could...
  20. [lubuntu] Generic Icons in Lubuntu Minimal install from mini.iso

    I just installed Lubuntu Minimal 18.04 from mini.iso. Most of the icons in the taskbars of the desktop and applications are a generic sheet of paper. Does anyone know how to change this without...
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    [SOLVED] Re: 18.04 mini.iso software choices

    Wow TheFu...thanks for the detailed reply!

    I am curious about Update 3. I have been installing from the mini.iso because I want to install the most bare-bones version of Lubuntu and add the...
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    [SOLVED] Re: 18.04 mini.iso software choices

    Hi TheFu - thanks for the quick reply. I must admit I am still learning the ropes about installing. It takes me about an hour to do the mini.iso install each time. How can I get that down to the...
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    [SOLVED] 18.04 mini.iso software choices

    Hi - I just updated my mini.iso USB and did an install of Lubuntu Minimal. I noticed that for Lubuntu minimal, there were two additional choices that included GTK and QT in the title. Does anyone...
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    Midori crashes when scrolling

    Hello! I am using Ubuntu Mate and recently installed Midori. I am finding that periodically, it will close when I am scrolling a page with a mouse wheel.

    Has anyone else had this issue? Any...
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    Re: Black Screen After Grub on Startup

    Thanks Bucky. I think it is time to reinstall. I have really enjoyed everything I have learned and appreciate all of the assistance from people here. I don't know if this should be marked "solved"...
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