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by hamfast
10 Mar 2020, 10:00
Forum: Users feedback
Topic: USB flashdisk Porteus Kiosk Drive Letter display in Windows 10 issues.
Replies: 9
Views: 1277

USB flashdisk Porteus Kiosk Drive Letter display in Windows 10 issues.

Using Porteus Desktop, but still puzzling/looking for tutorials on how to install Chrome Browser to have it available on the USB boot disk that I can carry around as an emergency. I used the "Browser Selection and Update Tool" and got the xzm file in the /tmp folder and I am instructed to copy it to...
by hamfast
05 Mar 2020, 12:34
Forum: Users feedback
Topic: USB flashdisk Porteus Kiosk Drive Letter display in Windows 10 issues.
Replies: 9
Views: 1277

USB flashdisk Porteus Kiosk Drive Letter display in Windows 10 issues.

Well I managed to get a dual boot system working with Windows 10 and Ubuntu Linux, and it seems to be working OK. It was more of an intellectual challenge for me. (so that I could see if if could be done.) I copied the custom .iso from the share onto my /home directory on the Ubuntu desktop and ran ...
by hamfast
04 Mar 2020, 11:13
Forum: Users feedback
Topic: USB flashdisk Porteus Kiosk Drive Letter display in Windows 10 issues.
Replies: 9
Views: 1277

USB flashdisk Porteus Kiosk Drive Letter display in Windows 10 issues.

I would tie it to a Windows 10 security issue, it has executable code. Does the drive show up in Disk Manager? Are there any AV entries from it? You could also maybe keep an old Windows 7 machine around for working on the flash drives. :D The Disk does show in the Disk Manager, but as "Not Allocate...
by hamfast
03 Mar 2020, 08:02
Forum: Users feedback
Topic: USB flashdisk Porteus Kiosk Drive Letter display in Windows 10 issues.
Replies: 9
Views: 1277

USB flashdisk Porteus Kiosk Drive Letter display in Windows 10 issues.

When we were using Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 to create the USB flashdisks for Porteus Kiosk, and we wanted to update the USB boot disks for our 225 exam computers, when plugging in the Porteus boot USBs on the Windows machine, they always appeared as a Drive letter followed by “BOOT”, allowing them ...
by hamfast
03 Mar 2020, 07:49
Forum: Users feedback
Topic: Confusing language with Zoom Controls option in Setup Wizard
Replies: 1
Views: 262

Confusing language with Zoom Controls option in Setup Wizard

Greetings. We are users of Porteus Kiosk for several years now. We have just upgraded to Porteus Kiosk 5.0.0. In the Setup Wizard there is an option for enabling/disabling the Zoom controls in the Kiosk Client. The hint text says “Disable Zoom Controls – Disable this option to…” and the option is en...