How to Fix Ubuntu Update Errors

How to Fix Ubuntu Update Errors

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.

By Matthew Muller -
How to Create a Swap File in Linux

How to Create a Swap File in Linux

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.

By Matthew Muller -
The History of Various Linux Distros

The History of Various Linux Distros

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.

By Ada Ivanova -
How to Access Microsoft Exchange in Linux

How to Access Microsoft Exchange in Linux

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.

By Matthew Muller -
How to Reset the Root Password in Linux

How to Reset the Root Password in Linux

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.

By Damien -
How to Add Wallpaper to Linux Terminal

How to Add Wallpaper to Linux Terminal

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.

By Matthew Muller -
How to Rename Files in Linux

How to Rename Files in Linux

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.

By Mike Tee -
How to Fix Windows MBR from Ubuntu

How to Fix Windows MBR from Ubuntu

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.

By Matthew Muller -
5 Great MATE Themes for Linux

5 Great MATE Themes for Linux

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.

By Nick Congleton -
Why and How to Edit Your Sudoers File in Linux

Why and How to Edit Your Sudoers File in Linux

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.

By Alexander Fox -
7 of the Best KDE Plasma Themes for Linux

7 of the Best KDE Plasma Themes for Linux

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.

By Nick Congleton -
How to Mount an ISO File in Linux

How to Mount an ISO File in Linux

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.

By Nick Congleton -
How to Flush the DNS Cache on Linux

How to Flush the DNS Cache on Linux

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.

By Nick Congleton -
How Linux Makes Your Life Easier

How Linux Makes Your Life Easier

Linux is always perceived as complicated and hard to use. On the contrary, its philosophy and functionality can actually make your life easier.

By Ada Ivanova -
10 Great-Looking Gnome Shell Themes

10 Great-Looking Gnome Shell Themes

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.

By Mike Tee -
Getting Started with Awk Command

Getting Started with Awk Command

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.

By Alexander Fox -
4 Easy Ways to Get Out of a Ubuntu Crash

4 Easy Ways to Get Out of a Ubuntu Crash

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.

By Nick Congleton -
Useful Shortcut Keys in Ubuntu

Useful Shortcut Keys in Ubuntu

For those shortcut key lovers out there, here is a long list of keyboard shortcuts for Ubuntu. Enjoy the list.

By Damien -
What Is Nohup and How Do You Use It?

What Is Nohup and How Do You Use It?

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.

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