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Autostart an application for all users To autostart an application, either which user logs is, you can store a .desktop file in /etc/xdg/autostart. Automatically start up an application from a launcher in/etc/xdg/autostart will also: give individual users the opportunity to unset autostart. The .desktop file will be automatically copied from ...


Log out of your graphical session and go to TTY1 whith Ctrl+Alt+F1. Log in and edit the file /etc/default/grub sudo nano /etc/default/grub or if you like vi sudo vim /etc/default/grub Remove the values for GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DEFAULT GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DEFAULT="" Then update GRUB and reboot sudo update-grub sudo reboot


If you are directly thrown to the GRUB menu, it's too late for pressing those keys. By this time, GRUB has already "taken over control" of your computer. So you have to press the appropriate key(s) before. I've looked it up on Dell's website: The key required for entering the BIOS Setup menu is F2. Unless your system is quite old, in which case some of ...


You may get such an error if your display manager is not sddm. Running the following can show which display manager you are using : cat /etc/X11/default-display-manager For example, if your display manager is /usr/sbin/gdm, running the following may help : sudo systemctl enable gdm.service -f


Yes and no. As explained in /etc/rc2.d/README, to disable a service in that runlevel you can rename as you suggest but should also run update-rc.d script defaults to reorder the scripts: To disable a service in this runlevel, rename its script in this directory so that the new name begins with a 'K' and a two-digit number, and run 'update-rc.d script ...


Sorry to labour the point, but I've gone through my answer and found it full of gaps. I have written a full tutorial on the linux mint forum, to which I would like to refer anyone looking for this particular answer. So, here is the link. [Solved] Fix for ALSA Volume reset to 100% at boot/ reboot

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