The Most Popular Linux Distributions Compared

What is Linux, well Linux actually is not an operating system (OS), when we talk about the Linux word. A Linux operating system can be Ubuntu, OpenSUSE, Debian and other so called Linux Distributions. Linux itself is just a kernel that combine with other usually free and opensource software, can create complete packages. Practically you can...
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Linux Vs Windows Performance: The Showdown

Linux is an open source operating system which can be modified by anyone to create their own custom versions of the software. Designed by Finnish student Linus Torvalds, Linux Kernel is the basic for all Linux operating systems. There are hundreds of Linux-based operating systems which are known as distributions and have given PC users...
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How to Install Linux with Windows

Windows and Linux, despite being two completely different operating systems, can co-exist quite well on a single PC. If you are looking for a way to get the most out of these two PC worlds by dual booting, then in this guide, you are going to find the perfect guide on how to install Linux...
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Ubuntu vs Windows 7: Head to Head

Despite Windows release long time ago Windows 8 and 10, it doesn’t come as a surprise that many Windows PC users worldwide still use Windows 7, the most resilient operating system made by Microsoft. Windows 7 came as a rescue for Windows Vista, which miserably failed. So what did Microsoft do right with windows 7?...
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Easy Linux Mint Windows Installer

Linux has currently been on the rise as the most popular Linux installer on Windows, the best part is that it lets you install directly from your Windows. Many users have confirmed that it is very friendly, mainly because it is more convenient than any other installer program that have been created. It has proved to be...
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Linux Remote Desktop to Windows

Yes, there is a way of connecting to Windows remote on desktop, however most of the administrators use and always work within a Windows environment. Many times administrators would want to connect to a remote Windows machine that has already been incorporated to a Linux system, and most of them are used to doing this...
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Why Linux is Better than Windows

The battle between Linux and windows is always about their performance as operating system.  Differences will always rise from either users or the manufactures. Everyone wants software that will be fast and easy to use with little or no limitations. The design of the software in terms of appearance on home page will capture the...
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Linux Shell for Windows

Many users would like to install Linux as an emulator on Windows, but to do that is quite difficult. This hinders most people from using this amazing operating system and they end up with one that does not meet their needs.  I would like to recommend and exmplain you the Linux Shell for Windows term....
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Linux vs Windows vs Mac

Some people keep on changing from one operating system to another, they aim at finding which one will fit their needs perfectly.  Someone can choose among Linux vs Windows vs Mac, basing their idea on knowledge and their interest to be performed by the particular operating system. Linux vs Windows vs Mac In this article I will...
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Difference Between Linux and Windows – The Showdown

An interesting question to ask PC users today would be: “what is the best PC operating system?” Now if we were to be honest with ourselves, we’d agree that when this question comes to mind, we often think Windows and OSX, overlooking another powerful third part, Linux. We will show you why Linux is a...
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Walking In and Around Linux World

Welcome to the world of Linux that is waiting to shower you with free open-source software that you’ll be able to use on any PC. From now on, hardware drivers will work differently and the experience you’ll get from software installation is nothing less than wonderful. It is easy to use Linux and also for...
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Why We Should All Use Linux

If you want a cool computer experience either for business or for just home operations, then all you need is Linux, which not only offers the a reliable system but also offers you a smooth as well as effective experience. There are various reasons why Linux has grown to be among the most adopted systems...
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How to Get Started when Using Linux for The First Time

Linux brings a new world to you that make using your PC fun and enjoyable. It comes with free desktop environments and open source software suitable for every computer. It is incomparable with Windows as it offers far much more. The only challenge may be learning how to use it or even install it.  However...
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All You Need To Know About Operating Systems

An operating system is termed as the brain of a computer. Without it, there is nothing that can really be done. It allows you to use software and hardware on the computer or mobile device. The most popular Operating systems are Windows OS and Linux. There are also many upgraded versions of these operating systems...
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How to Enable and Disable Services in Ubuntu

In Ubuntu we have services that we can enable and disable using Graphical User Interface ( GUI ), for example through the Startup Application, you can find it by searching for "Startup". Other way to enable and disable services is through the terminal. To enable and disable services through terminal you have to open the terminal by searching...
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How to Install a .deb File via the Command Line

On many forums Ubuntu users still struggle to install .deb files manually. The .deb file is actually a package. The packages which you want to install manually, have to be installed via the dpkg command (Debian Package Management System). Basically dpkg are some backend commands like apt-get and aptitude. The easiest way to install a package of course...
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Easy Add “Open As Root” to Ubuntu’s Right-Click Menu

Linux is too different from Windows, and there are no ready things like in Windows when you can go to Right-Click and open an app as Administrator. To do it in Ubuntu you have to use the command line, but if you have to do it very often this is an annoying process. Fortunately we can show...
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How to Uninstall in Linux a Software or a Package Using the Command...

In Linux like Ubuntu OpenSUSE and even other version, you can install and uninstall software (also called packages) by different methods. In all Ubuntu distributions we have the Ubuntu Software Center, which can install and uninstall programs. What if we have an installed software that is not listed in Ubuntu Software Center, how can we uninstall...
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Awesome Ubuntu Alternatives You’ve Never Heard Of

Many Ubuntu users love Ubuntu, but they want a little more desktop experience, something beautiful, stylish and eye catching. You didn't know, but you can switch to a different Ubuntu alternative, but still to be the Ubuntu itself. We’ve made a list of the top most stunning Ubuntu alternatives for you to watch, also we included...

How to Format USB Drive in the Terminal

We can work in Linux by just using out terminal, or something can happen that out GUI will not work. Do you know how to format your USB drive from a terminal? Today I am going to show you how to format any USB drive using the terminal:   Step 1. Insert your USB drive in your computer's...
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How To Install Unity 8 Desktop Preview In Ubuntu

We have to let you know that Ubuntu will switch to Mir display server with Unity 8 desktop. We hope that Unity 8 will be available already for Ubuntu 15.10 Willy Werewolf. A preview version of Unity 8 is available for users. It has it's own official PPA and can be installed easy. Until now Unity...

Get Subtitles on VLC for Movies, Videos and Songs Automatically on Windows, Mac...

If you think that getting Subtitles for your movies is hard and takes a lot of time to do it, you are wrong. There are different ways to get the subtitles, different media players, addons and websites. To get automatically subtitles for movies, videos and songs you will have to use one of the most popular video player...
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How to Disable Online Content Fetching When Searching in Ubuntu

When you search something in Ubuntu from Unity Dash, you will always get online content search results next to local search results. You will get results from productsearch.ubuntu.com and other third parties like Facebook or Amazon, If you do not want to see online results in your Unity Dash, you can pretty easy disable this feature....
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How to get the monitor resolution in Ubuntu

Lets say you need the resolution of your monitor to find a wallpaper that suits best to it. Method 1 - A single monitor setup If you'll use this command on a two monitors setup, as a result you'll get a sum of both dimensions xdpyinfo | awk '/dimensions/{print $2}' Method 2 - Two monitors setup In a two monitors setup you'll...
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When Should You Use Linux Live CD’s and USB Drives

Normally a computer runs the operating system from its hard drive, but there is another way to run a operating system. You can get a Linux OS ready to run on your disk. The Linux which runs from the disk is called Live CD, also today you can easily make it to run from a...
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How to Recover Your .rar File Password in Linux

Many people use password for .rar files, but what happens if you lost your password and you want to return it from your Linux. Are there any possibilities? Yes, I will guide you how you can recover your .rar files password using Linux. Important! DO NOT USE IT FOR ILLEGAL PURPOSES! You will have to install following packages...
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How to Check Computer Specifications in Linux

Many times you needed to check your computers hardware information for different reasons. Maybe you needed to find the correct driver, or just to check what hardware you have. For Windows you can find different tools which will help you to check hardware information but for Linux are not so many of them. In this...
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How to disable Apport error reporting on Ubuntu

Most operating systems have an Error Reporting Service and Apport is an ERS provided by Ubuntu. ERS intercept and analyze crashes and bugs when they occur. This doesn't necessarily mean that your computer is broken, nor does it necessarily stop working. However Apport can be safely disabled, as it doesn't fix anything, it just sends...
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Fix Cannot Empty Trash in Ubuntu 14.04

Problem Some users got the following problem while emptying trash in Ubuntu 14.04. When clicking right click on the trash icon and chose Empty Trash. Just after clicking you can see the progress bar but it's not moving and you get the file manager frozen. You can kill the process with terminal, but when checking the trash...
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Quantum OS a Linux with QML Desktop and Android’s Material Design

Quantum OS previously known as Quartz OS looks to be a new Linux distribution which is no like any other. These guys are trying to impress us by building a very attractive and clean desktop, also by providing a Qt5 based desktop that complies with Google's concepts of Material Design. Sounds awesome, right? Quantum OS is design using...
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