If you keep experimenting with your Ubuntu system you might end up with a messed up Unity and Compiz settings. In this quick tip we shall see how to reset Unity and Compiz settings in Ubuntu 14.04. In fact it is all about running a couple of commands. Reset Unity and Compiz settings in Ubuntu […]
The other week we saw about installing Cinnamon in Ubuntu. This week we’ll see how to install Mate desktop in Ubuntu 14.04 and 14.10. I think you might have already heard of Mate desktop environment. A fork of now dead classic GNOME 2, Mate provides the classic desktop experience with latest applications. Mate is an […]
The other day a reader asked me: How do I drag and drop files in Ubuntu Unity? The question might seem very naive but honestly it’s a very simple feature that doesn’t exist in Unity. There are so many websites and apps that support drag and drop feature for multi file upload. Let’s say you want […]
Cinnamon is a beautiful desktop environment created by Linux Mint team. Users who are unhappy with the default Ubuntu desktop environment Unity, consider installing Cinnamon one of the top things to do after installing Ubuntu. But there is a problem with Cinnamon 2.0 and Ubuntu 13.10. Installing Cinnamon in Ubuntu 13.10 breaks Unity. I installed […]
Wondering about how to find Ubuntu version in use? Which Unity version is installed on your system? Whether you are using 32 bit or 64 bit system?
Ubuntu Unity Web Apps annoys many users for random prompts for integration. Find out how to disable web apps in Ubuntu.
Tweak tools have always been in demand considering how much Linux users prefer to experiment with the looks of their desktop. Ubuntu has several tweak tools that are potent enough to do a lot of changes to Unity interface. My Unity and Ubuntu Tweak are such honourable names in the tweak world of Ubuntu. But […]
Booted in to Ubuntu 12.10 to face up a blank screen with default wallpaper? No Unity, no side launchers, no dash? Here is a one shot way to fix it.
Your old computer with low or no graphics suffering performance issue in Ubuntu 12.10 with Unity? Here is a quick tip to help you speed up Ubuntu.
Messed up your Compiz settings while trying to tweak Unity? No worries. Here is how to reset Unity in Ubuntu 12.10 and Ubuntu 13.04.