Question Tags: windows
AndyNZ | March 23, 2016
I plan to dedicate a Windows computer totally to Linux. The computer has the Bios Mode UEFI. Will this could cause issues installing Linux? I am very new to Linux with much to learn. Appreciate any help thanks.
Michael Dempsey | January 17, 2016
I am new to Linux, which I have heard about but never used. My OS now is Windows 7. I do not want to be forced to upgrade to Windows 10. So I am wondering if I should change to Linux. Please not -- I am absolutely not a computer expert. I just want to know how to switch from Windows 7 to Linux...
tstout | November 13, 2015
Could I forget about Windows updates if I were to use Linux for going to the internet and continue to use Windows 7 for my applications? I have a lot of proprietary software that is designed for W7 and cannot afford to replace it. However, I am afraid to go to the internet with unupdated W7...
Cucumis | August 20, 2015
I am a Windows user and I would like to try Linux. I would prefer a distribution whose taskbar is similar to that of Windows 95/98. Let's imagine I have just opened three windows of Firefox, two windows of a word processor and one folder. I want my taskbar to look like this: But definitely not...
kevvon | August 8, 2015
Hello, what linux operating would replace a windows 7 home premium operating on a toshiba c655-s5512 laptop, thank you. kevvon
HookedHorns | August 1, 2015
Is Linux run entirely by commands or can I use a mouse while I'm learning?
aditya21196 | June 25, 2015
I just bought a laptop with Linux based OS. I want windows alongside it so that I can have a familiar option before I get comfortable with linux. P.S- What is the utility of Linux and how much space accordingly should I allot to it in the partition?
navyguns | May 11, 2015
I back up a file from a windows server to an external hard drive. I am setting up a Linux Mint laptop to do this. I need a script that will copy the file every three hours, add a date time stamp, and delete any copy older than 96 hours. I have a batch file in windows that is doing that along with a...
a6073 | April 10, 2015
How does a Linux virtual machine fit into the overall architectural context of a Windows machine? I would just like to know how the two systems integrate.