How To Guides: Installing LinuxMint 13

  1. Get Yourself Familiar with Linux Mint 13:
  2. Equipment Checklist: System requirements:
    • x86 processor (Linux Mint 64-bit requires a 64-bit processor.
      Linux Mint 32-bit works on both 32-bit and 64-bit processors).
    • 512 MB RAM (1GB recommended for a comfortable usage).
    • 5 GB of disk space
    • Graphics card capable of 800×600 resolution
    • CD/DVD drive or USB port
  3. Plug in any Internal/External Hardware: Graphics Cards,
    DVB-T Cards, Memory, USB External Connections etc.
  4. Download LinuxMint 13.
  5. Burn the Image to a DVD using a DVD image burning program.  Free image burning software.Nederlands: Beeld van Gparted voor een standaa...
  6. Ensure your PCs Bios is Set to Boot from Your DVD Drive.  This is Often the Default.
  7. Get familiar using the live DVD until you feel comfortable using it.
  8. Click Install Icon on Desktop.
  9. Follow the Prompts until everything’s installed.
  10. Reboot your system.
  11. Install any Additional Drivers if available.
    Menu/Control Panel/Hardware/Additional Drivers Choose Recommended & Activate.

The Linux Mint Blog » Blog Archive » Linux Mint 12 KDE released!

I have been using Linux Mint 11 KDE for the last 6 months as a true replacement for Windows.
Can’t wait to try this one out.
Can reside side by side with your Windblows or tun it from a Live DVD
Kazza’s Corner


The Linux Mint Blog » Blog Archive » Linux Mint 12 KDE released!.

Pesky Possums

To get rid of those Pesky Possums around your garden

Nail along your fence Line “Mothballs in Hangers” found in the supermarket.

Approx 2 – 3 metres apart


Keep out of reach of children & off the garden

Replace as necessary