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003 How to update Ubuntu using the Terminal
 
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A simple two line terminal commands to install updates provided by your debian based Linux distro in this case Ubuntu.
Views: 28847 SkeptiThinker
009 Installing and configuring BURG a GRUB based bootloader for multibooting
 
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A demonstration of installing and using BURG, the GRUB-based bootloader in Ubuntu 11.04 and 11.10. This is a tutorial for people who have more than one operating system installed on their system configured to multi-boot.
Views: 8460 SkeptiThinker
008 Starting up applications upon login automatically in Ubuntu 10.x and 11.x running GNOME
 
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How to start frequently used programs automatically upon login. This is a short demonstration on using the Startup Applications feature in Gnome 2.x and 3.x under Ubuntu 10.x and 11.x respectively. Since the Startup Applicatoins feature is part of Gnome, this tutorial can be used in other Linux distributions which implement Gnome 2.x or 3.x.
Views: 344 SkeptiThinker
007 Changing User Password in Ubuntu 10.10, 11.04 and 11.10
 
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A demonstration of how to change a user password in Ubuntu 10.10, 11.04 and 11.10 i.e. Maverick Meerkat, Natty Nerwal and Oneiric Ocelot respectively running GNOME. This is a tutorial for Linux Ubuntu beginners.
Views: 6617 SkeptiThinker
013 - QuickTip - How to Access Power Button in GNOME 3 without a Shell Extension
 
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This is a tip on how to access the Power Off button in Gnome 3 without installing the Alternative Status Menu Extension.
Views: 1007 SkeptiThinker
011 A Visual Tour of Linux Mint 12 - Part 2A - GNOME 3
 
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This the first segment in part two of a two-part tour of Mint 12. In this part I take a look at GNOME 3. I apologize for the disorganized presentation in this segment and the next one. This is mainly because of some haste and the fact that these videos were captured from two separate sessions—one from a full installation on the metal and another from a virtual machine.
Views: 1103 SkeptiThinker
001 - QuickTip - How to Export Compiz Fusion Settings for Future Use in Ubuntu 10.10
 
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How to export Compiz Fusion settings for future use in ubuntu 10.10 This is a short clip that shows how to create a .profile file that contains all the current configuration settings of all installed Compiz Fusion plugins. You can use the exported settings to clone the appearance and behaviour of Compiz in another machine or another installation.
Views: 415 SkeptiThinker
010 A Visual Tour of Linux Mint 12 RC - Part 1 of 2 - MATE and GNOME Classic
 
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A Visual Tour of Linux Mint 12 RC. In this part, we take a look at MATE and GNOME Classic. MATE is a fork of GNOME 2.3 which started development after GNOME 3 was released.
Views: 3041 SkeptiThinker
002 - QuickTip - Displaying More Info below on Icon View
 
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How to display more info on icon view below the filename in Nautilus.
Views: 775 SkeptiThinker
006 Installing Ubuntu 11.10 (Oneiric Ocelot) - Part 3 of 3
 
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This is the final clip of a walk-through installation of Linux Ubuntu 11.10 (Oneiric Ocelot) Desktop Edition. This tutorial is for beginners.
Views: 317 SkeptiThinker
005 Installing Ubuntu 11.10 (Oneiric Ocelot) - part 2 of 3
 
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This is part two of a walk-through installation of Linux Ubuntu 11.10 (Oneiric Ocelot) Desktop Edition. This tutorial is for beginners.
Views: 280 SkeptiThinker
004 Installing Ubuntu 11.10 (Oneiric Ocelot) - Part 1 of 3
 
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This is part one of a walk-through installation of Linux Ubuntu 11.10 (Oneiric Ocelot) Desktop Edition. This tutorial is for beginners.
Views: 240 SkeptiThinker
012 A Visual Tour of Linux Mint 12 - Part 2B - GNOME 3
 
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This is the second and last segment in part two of a two-part tour of Mint 12. In this part I take a look at GNOME 3. I apologize for the disorganized presentation in this segment and the previous one. This is mainly because of some haste and the fact that these videos were captured from two separate sessions—one from a full installation on the metal and another from a virtual machine.
Views: 593 SkeptiThinker
014 Replacing OpenOffice.org with LibreOffice in Ubuntu 10.04 and 10.10
 
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A demonstration of removing OpenOffice.org and installing LibreOffice in Ubuntu 10.04 and 10.10. This tutorial is for replacing OpenOffice.org with LibreOffice in Ubuntu but it can also be used to install LibreOffice on other Debian and Ubuntu based systems.
Views: 923 SkeptiThinker