How To Install Multiple OS Using VirtualBox In Ubuntu

VirtualBox is the biggest cross platform, free virtualization solution available today. It can run multiple operating systems in virtual machines. Using VirtualBox, you can create a virtual machine that has its own BIOS, boot order priority, and you can install any Operating system in it. The virtual machine can be assigned CPU (in case of […]

February 24, 2013 | By
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Features And Installation Of Dictionary In Ubuntu

Ubuntu has built-in dictionary software that you can use to look words up. But you must be connected to internet in order to use this dictionary. But if you are online, then there are a lot of online dictionaries available on the internet. So sometimes, working offline, you might need to look up some words. […]

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How to Access ISO Files In Ubuntu

An ISO File is an image file/archive file of an optical disc such as CD/DVD. This image can be used to write disks. Many Linux distributions are distributed in bootable iso format to be burnt on the disk. The iso file itself is not of much use. But when burnt on a disk, the disk […]

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Super Fast GetJet Download Manager For Ubuntu / Debian

A download manager allows you to download files via http or ftp protocol. It provides many other features such as pausing and resuming downloads. A number of download managers are available for Microsoft Windows operating system, such as IDM, Orbit etc. But is there any alternative for such download manager for Linux? This article is […]

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Easy Install Flash Player In Ubuntu

On the newly installed Ubuntu system, you need to perform some installations to make it fully functional desktop system. For example the mp3 plugins are not installed by default, and may be you need to configure your wireless drivers. One more thing you must do is to install the flash player to be able to […]

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Screenshot - How To Make USB Bootable For Ubuntu

Ubuntu is a widely used Linux based operating system as desktop or personal computer. It can be installed from a USB drive. But the USB drive needs to be made bootable before it can be used to install Ubuntu. There are some tools available out there. One such tool is available with Ubuntu itself, called […]

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Reinstall Ubuntu Bootloader In Dual Boot System Failure

Most of the desktop users are comfortable with Windows, and when they want to try Linux, they dual boot their systems. When you need to dual boot your system, and it already has windows installed, Linux can be installed alongside Windows with no problems. The Linux bootloader supports Windows and allows you to choose from […]

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Screenshot - Install Plugin To Support MP3 In UBUNTU

The default installation of UBUNTU Linux does not include mp3 support. It supports the open formats such as ogg format, but by default, plugins for mp3 and other proprietary formats are not installed. However the official UBUNTU repository has the required plugins available in it. This article describes how you can install these plugins after […]

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Setup Mts Mblaze Wireless Internet Connection In Ubuntu

After the fresh installation of Ubuntu, one of the first things you would want to do is update the release or get connected to internet for something else. If you have MTS MBlaze modem, you can get connected to internet in Ubuntu. Ubuntu supports a large number of modem hardware. You don't need to install […]

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How To Revert Back To Ubuntu Classic View From Ubuntu Unity

The default user interface in UBUNTU since UBUNTU 11.04 (Oneiric Ocelot) is UNITY interface. The default gnome classic interface is removed from the default installation in recent versions. So, if you like the old, classic interface with 'Applications' menu on top left corner accessible with alt+f1 key, you would want to revert back to the […]

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Screenshot - Install Broadcom Wireless Drivers On Ubuntu

The live CD/DVD of UBUNTU has the option for installing and activating the wireless broadcom drivers. But if you haven't installed the drivers during the live environment, how can the drivers be installed after UBUNTU has been installed so that the wireless firmware starts working? Installing Broadcom Drivers Method1: Using Additional Drivers (jockey-gtk) If you […]

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Handling (Tar/GZip) And (Tar/Bzip2) Archives In Ubuntu

In general computing terminology tar is a word derived from tape archive. It is a file format and also a name of a program. This program is used to handle β€œtar” files. This format was originally created during the use of UNIX and then it was standardize by POSIX-1. This was mainly developed in such […]

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About Ubuntu Precise Repositories

We can find lots of Ubuntu programs available that can meet the requirements of Ubuntu users. Many of such programs are nothing but archives which are most commonly known as repositories. With the help of repositories we can easily install the new software on our Ubuntu system with the help of Internet connection. Each of […]

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Easy Steps Installing WordPress On Ubuntu Using Apt-Get

Most of you have probably heard of WordPress, it is free, open source software that is widely used by bloggers all over the Internet. Here is a tutorial to help you install WordPress on your Ubuntu machine, whether you want to have your own self-hosted website or you just want to setup WordPress for testing […]

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