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.
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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.
Did your hard drive just crash and you can’t save to your home partition? These six Linux tools can help you retrieve your data and get your digital life back on track.
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.
Many think Linux users don’t need an antivirus, but it’s a good idea to have some type of virus scanner just in case! Here are some of the best antivirus programs for Ubuntu.
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.
You might have issues connecting to Wi-Fi in Ubuntu. This can be due to a hardware or software problem. Learn how to fix the Wi-Fi not working issue in Ubuntu.
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.
The first step to run Linux on your Mac is to create a live USB drive. This is how to create a Linux Live USB drive in macOS.
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.
It’s not easy picking a Linux distribution. While there isn’t truly a one-size-fits-all solution, here are some of the best Linux distros to try in 2018.
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.