Category: Linux

Linux Mint 19 Release Date and New Features

Brief: This is a continually updated article to inform you about Linux Mint 19 release date, features and everything important associated with it. Linux Mint 19 codename has just been released. The first release of the upcoming Linux Mint 19 series will be called “Tara”. Linux …

Top 10 Microsoft Visio Alternatives for Linux

Brief: If you are looking for a good Visio viewer in Linux, here are some alternatives to Microsoft Visio that you can use in Linux. Microsoft Visio is a great tool for creating or generating mission-critical diagrams and vector representations. While it may be a good …

Ubuntu 17.10 BIOS Bug: What You Need To Know

Brief: Installing Ubuntu 17.10 bricks many Lenovo and some Toshiba and Acer laptops. Canonical has removed the Ubuntu 17.10 downloads from its website and will rerelease it on 11th January. Important Update: Ubuntu 17.10 BIOS bug has been fixed and the ISOs will be re-released on …

How To Install LibreOffice 6.0 on Ubuntu & Trisquel

This short tutorial explains how to install LibreOffice 6.0 on Ubuntu and Trisquel GNU/Linux. This assumes you want to replace pre-installed older version with this 6.0 version (thus, do not follow this if you don't want it). As the example, this tutorial uses the pre-release 6.0 …

Automount Partitions Easily on Kubuntu

By default, Kubuntu needs you to manually open ("mount") your partitions. In other words, Kubuntu doesn't automount partitions by default. If you like automount (like on MS Windows), you can setup it easily by going to System Settings > Hardware > Removable Storages > Removable Devices …

Enable/Disable Notebookbar on LibreOffice 5.3 and 6.0

To enable Notebookbar, the new "Ribbon" toolbar on LibreOffice, do the following. This works on all versions of LibreOffice starting from 5.3 up to 6.0. Remember, the Notebookbar is still in development, so it's still Experimental for now and may be not complete. Go to menu …

How To Install Ubuntu Unity Remix 18.04

This tutorial explains the steps to install Ubuntu Unity Remix 18.04 "Bionic Beaver" for beginner. You will first prepare two blank partitions, then create bootable media, and finally experience 10 steps of installation. You should make backup of your important data (if you have another OS) …

How To Install PureOS GNU/Linux

This tutorial explains installation steps for PureOS 8.0 GNU/Linux. PureOS is a fully free computer operating system based on Debian with modern desktop (GNOME 3.26) and latest software (rolling release). PureOS installation is very easy for beginners and it doesn't requires internet connection. The whole installation …

Installing Kodi using Ubuntu based systems

Kodi has become probably the largest media center application in use today across a broad range of devices. I remember first using Kodi when it was called XBMC for Xbox Media Center. An old friend of mine about a decade ago installed it onto his original …