A beginners guide of using Snap packages in Ubuntu 16.04.
Changing position of Unity Launcher is very much possible in Ubuntu 16.04.
Complete tutorial of how to create a live USB of Solus OS in Windows.
All your questions regarding Ubuntu 16.04 upgrade answered.
Problem is tiny, annoying but the solution is easy.
Couple of Grub tweaks to get better experience with multi-boot Linux system.
Edit option disabled in Shutter? Here is how to fix it.
Complete beginner’s guide to install Windows 10 inside Linux using VirtualBox.
Have secrets? Keep them safe by locking folders with password in Linux.
Easiest way to create a compressed encrypted file in Linux.
Step by step beginners guide with screenshot to show you how to install Linux on a Chromebook.
Cannot play Hulu videos in Arch-based Linux? Here is how to fix it.
Looking to get started with Swift in Linux? Here is what you need to do to make your first Swift project in Ubuntu Linux.
Screenshot tutorial to fix “Cannot establish FTP connection to an SFTP server. Please select proper protocol.” problem with FileZilla.
Screenshot tutorial to show you how to install Android on bq Ubuntu Phone using Ubuntu Linux.
Screenshot tutorial to show you how to show desktop in GNOME 3 in any Linux distribution.
I recently updated Arch-based Antergos Linux. It was system suggested and it upgraded GNOME 3.16 to GNOME 3.18. Even before I could enjoy the new features of GNOME 3.18, I ran into an irritating problem with the login. At the LIghtDM greeter screen, when I click on the user to enter my login credentials, the […]
If you recently upgraded your Ubuntu system and ended up with Kernel 126.96.36.199, you might have a broken system. At the login when you enter your password, it won’t boot into the system rather it just shows the Ubuntu wallpaper. No unity, no launcher, nothing. Something like this: If you are frustrated for not able […]
Step by step tutorial to show you how to mount iPhone in Arch, Antergos and Manjaro Linux.
When you double click on a shell script (.sh file) what do you expect? The normal expectation would be that it is executed. But this might not be the case in Ubuntu, or I should better say in case of Files (Nautilus). You may go crazy yelling “Run, File, Run”, but the file won’t run […]
I know you have already seen how to download YouTube videos. But those tools were mostly GUI ways. I am going to show you how to download YouTube videos via terminal using youtube-dl.
Complete tutorial on how to install Steam in Ubuntu and how to use it to play games in Linux.
Screenshot tutorial to show how to upgrade from Ubuntu 15.04 to Ubuntu 15.10 beta.
Track all the chat edit history of Skype in Linux with this tool.
In this quick tip for absolute beginners, I am going to show you how to add bookmarks in Ubuntu File manager, Files. Now, if you wonder why would you do that, the answer is pretty simple. It gives you quick access, right in the left sidebar. For example, I installed Copy in Ubuntu. Now it […]
Before seeing how to enable automatic system updates in Ubuntu, first let’s see why should we do it in the first place. By default Ubuntu checks for updates daily. When there are security updates, it shows immediately but for other updates (i.e. regular software updates) it pop ups once a week. So, if you have […]
Complete OpenOffice installation guide for Ubuntu and Linux Mint.
Last week, I dual booted Windows and Antergos. Antergos is impressive but I kind of miss Ubuntu. Since I do not have enough space on my hard disk for three operating systems, so instead of triple booting, I decided to get rid of Windows altogether. I did a fresh installation of Antergos with completely wiping […]
Fix “There was a problem playing this protected content. (Error Code: 3336)” with Hulu in Ubuntu Linux.
So here I am with another Antergos tutorial. In this long tutorial, we are going to see how to dual boot Antergos Linux and Windows 8. or 10. I dual booted Antergos with Windows 10, but the procedure remains same for Windows 8 and Windows 8.1. If you do not know already, Antergos is an […]
You might be knowing by now that I have been trying my hands on Antergos Linux lately. One of the first few things I noticed after installing Antergos was that Hindi scripts were not displayed properly in the default chromium browser. This is a strange thing that I never encountered before in my desktop Linux […]
Screenshot tutorial to show you how to fix “no bootable device found” error after installing Ubuntu.
Complete tutorial showing how to install and use Dropbox in Arch based Anteros Linux.
Importing contacts in Ubuntu Phone is very easy. Here is how to transfer Android or iPhone contacts to Ubuntu Phone.
Screenshot tutorial to show you how to create live USB of Antergos Linux in Windows.
This is the easiest and painless way of installing PyCharm IDE in Ubuntu, Linux Mint and elementary OS.
So, finally I upgraded Windows 8.1 to Windows 10 last night. Since, I dual boot Windows 8.1 with Ubuntu, I was expecting to see the Grub menu at the boot so that I could choose the operating system of my choice. But the upgrade to Windows 10 from Windows 8.1 messed up the settings and […]
Screenshot tutorial to show you how to boot in to UEFI firmware settings in Windows 10.
Trouble with 7z i.e. 7Zip files in Ubuntu? Here is how to install 7Zip in Ubuntu Linux.
Complete guide to show you how to correctly setup Bluetooth speakers and play audio through it in Ubuntu.
Seeing a red triangle with “update information is outdated” in Ubuntu 14.04? Here is the easy fix.
Complete guide to manage start up applications in Ubuntu. See hidden start up programs, add, remove and delay programs at start up.
We often dual boot Windows and Ubuntu but at times users need to triple boot system. Today I’m going to show how to triple boot Windows with two Linux without any trouble. As when you dual boot you get two operating systems when you start computer, in the same way in triple boot you’ll get three OS and you […]
See system program problem detected on startup in Ubuntu? You can get rid of this annoyance in one shot. Find out how.
Follow this screenshot tutorial to change Eclipse color theme for c++, Java, Python and other programming language in Linux, Windows and Mac OS X.
Screenshot tutorial to show you how to open ePub files in Ubuntu Linux.
Problem While running apt-get, you run in to an error that looks like: Can’t exec “locale”: No such file or directory at /usr/share/perl5/Debconf/Encoding.pm line 16. Use of uninitialized value $Debconf::Encoding::charmap in scalar chomp at /usr/share/perl5/Debconf/Encoding.pm line 17. dpkg: warning: ‘ldconfig’ not found in PATH or not executable dpkg: error: 1 expected program not found in […]
Wondering how to edit PDF files in Linux? You won’t believe that editing PDF files could be this easy in any Linux distro including Ubuntu.
Cinnamon 2.6 brings a number of new features. Take a look at those features and installation instructions for Ubuntu 14.04, 15.04 and Linux Min 17.1.
After the latest Google Chrome update, all of a sudden I started to see weird things in Chrome. The fonts and address bar was extremely large. It was as if I was viewing it in mobile mode on a desktop. Don’t believe me? Check this screenshot: Normally, the fonts are tiny in the full HD […]