You can upgrade Ubuntu without an Internet connection, and it’s not as hard as you’d think. Apt has an offline mode that lets you make your own local repo.
Linux vs. Windows, the age-old battle of the operating systems that caused many flame wars. Let’s take an objective look at how both OSes perform against each other.
Monero is an up-and-coming cryptocurrency with a focus on privacy and security. Learn to mine and use Monero on your Linux PC.
Are you using Ubuntu and have issue with the Software Center? Here are some fixes you can use when you are having the Ubuntu Software Center not working issue.
Setting up a printer in Linux is not as difficult as you think. Most printer models are already supported by default. Learn how to set up a printer on your Linux desktop.
In Linux, if you have multiple monitors, it is not that easy to set different wallpaper on each monitor. This tutorial will show you how to do so in Linux Gnome.
One of the issues Kali users face is the lack of sound on a fresh installation. If this is important to you, here’s the way to fix the sound in Kali Linux.
Zcash is a cryptocurrency on the rise, and you can start mining it right now on Linux. Learn to configure your Ubuntu PC to mine Zcash.
Sometimes you need to revert or change a software package install in Linux. Learn how you can downgrade software for several major distributions in Linux.
One of the central responsibilities of Linux administration is the management of users. Learn how you can easily manage users from the command line in Linux.
The SSH configuration file contains all the settings for your SSH. Learn how you can customize the SSH configuration file to improve the security of your server.
If you don’t like the default user icon, you can change it to any picture you want. Here’s how you can change the default user account picture in Windows 10.
Steam Play aims to revolutionize gaming on Linux by officially bringing Wine into Steam. Now you can play many of your favorite Windows games seamlessly on Linux.
If your Linux server is accessible to the public, you need to know how to protect it. Here are 3 resources you should use to harden your Linux server.
CloudBerry Backup is a great all-in-one solution for backing up and restoring your files to the cloud on Linux desktops and servers.
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.