If you are facing errors like “Delayed write failed” or “Windows write delay failed” in Windows 10, you can try disabling the Disk Write Caching feature.
Occasionally Ubuntu can throw some errors when updating the system and that can confuse the user. Here are the common Ubuntu update errors and how to fix them with minimal fuss.
Rclone is a Terminal-based utility that syncs folders and files to multiple cloud storage providers. Learn how you can use Rclone in Linux to sync to the cloud.
A better alternative to a typical swap partition is to use a swap file, which is similar but gives you more control. Here’s how to create a swap file in Linux.
Linux has been around for almost 30 years. Here is a brief history of various popular Linux distros, the reasons for their creation and their philosophy.
Not everyone who uses Microsoft Exchange services wants to use Windows. For Linux users, here are some ways for you to access Microsoft Exchange in Linux.
Airdroid doesn’t come with a desktop client for Linux. In this article we show you how you can connect your Android phone to your Linux desktop.
When you forget your root password in Linux, you lose all administrative privileges to your machine. Here’s how to easily reset the root password in Linux.
The Terminal is an essential tool for Linux users. It is also a boring tool. It would be so much more personal to add a custom wallpaper to the Terminal.
You can install a full Linux distro on your Android device. We’ll demonstrate how to install Ubuntu on Android using an app called Linux Deploy.
Renaming files can be an easy or difficult task, depending on the tools you use. Here are some easy and useful ways to rename files in Linux.
If you have tried to dual boot Windows with Linux, there are chances you might overwrite the Master Boot Record. Here is how you can fix MBR from Ubuntu.
When you lose your Windows password, you can’t easily reset it. iSunshare Windows Password Genius makes resetting your Windows password a simple task.
Ubuntu is good, but it can be bloated and not suitable for an old PC. Here is how to install a minimal and non-bloated Ubuntu on your older PC.
Linux comes with plenty of educational software and games for kids. These are 5 of the best Linux educational software to keep your kids ahead of the game.
Dpkg is the low-level tool that every Debian-based distro uses to manage their software. Here we show you the basics of the dpkg command and its usage.
For those who love the Roboto font and wish to use it in their app, here’s how to install the Roboto font on your PC.
One of the best things about being a MATE user is the fact that everything is super stable and reliable. Check out these 5 MATE themes to make it great-looking as well.
Within your Linux system, there’s a file called “sudoers” which permits or denies users from gaining super-user access and holds some special preferences for sudo.
It might be hard to choose the Linux distro that suits you most. Here are some common factors to consider when choosing your distro of choice.
KDE Plasma truly is a beautifully-designed Linux desktop. With so many themes to choose from, these are some of the best KDE Plasma themes around.
ISO files are a common way of shipping software installers and storing data. Mounting an ISO file on Linux is simple, whether you use your desktop or the CLI.
There are a number of good reasons to force a user to change their password on Linux. Find out how to perform this vital security task.
Flushing your DNS cache can help to clear things out and possibly speed up domain name resolution. Learn several ways to clean out your DNS cache on Linux.
The pwd command is one of the most basic commands in Linux. Here we will learn how to use pwd to output the full path name of your current directory.
World of Warcraft is still easily the most popular MMORPG. Learn how to install and play World of Warcraft on Ubuntu.
Linux is always perceived as complicated and hard to use. On the contrary, its philosophy and functionality can actually make your life easier.
Hostnames are an important piece of the Linux networking puzzle. They let you easily access Linux systems across a network with a name instead of an IP.
If you still need to open applications with root permission, these are some gksu alternatives in Ubuntu 18.04.
Passwords in Linux can be managed directly with the passwd command. This will show how you can use it to manage your user password in Linux.
Do you love Gnome Shell but hate the way it looks? The Internet is chock full of better looking themes to choose from. Here are 10 of the best Gnome Shell themes.
When you are troubleshooting networking issues in Linux, you will need to know which ports are open.
If you are switching to Linux, there are plenty of Windows applications that are available on Linux, too.
When an app misbehaves, it is best to kill it before it crashes the system. Check out the various ways you can use to kill a process in Linux.
To prevent hackers from accessing the open ports in your Linux server, you can use Knockd to hide running services.
These are several graphical Git clients that you can use to make your git usage an easier and better one.
pstree is a useful command for displaying running processes in Linux. Find out how it works in this article.
If you need to process text based on certain conditions, awk will almost always get the job done quickly. Here’s how to get started.
Installing Windows games on Linux has always been a tricky endeavor. Winepak changes all that.
Here are the reasons why your Linux computer is running slow.
Looking to get away from Github? Gitlab is a great self-hosted alternative.
Learn how to make Firefox blend in with your Linux desktop.
Learn how you can play Playstation 1 games on Ubuntu with PCSXR.
Monitoring your laptop’s battery is important. Explore these ways to manage your battery in Linux.
On Ubuntu, there are several ways to escape crashes and recover from them when they occur. Find out how to save your Ubuntu computer when the unexpected strikes.
Canonical removed the Nautilus’s type-ahead search feature in Ubuntu 18.04. Here’s how you can restore the functionality.
For those shortcut key lovers out there, here is a long list of keyboard shortcuts for Ubuntu. Enjoy the list.
PPAs are convenient software repositories that make the lives of Ubuntu users much easier. Learn how they work.
In this article we’ll show you two ways to adjust the volume of playback in Linux from the command line by using the Alsamixer and Amixer utilities.
Nohup is a great tool that lets you run a process in the background of a Linux system without being interrupted. It keeps the process running, making it perfect for long scripts.