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How to update and upgrade Ubuntu from terminal

This post explains how to update and install packages in Ubuntu from a terminal. It also explains how to perform a version upgrade. apt-get and apt is the same command. We use apt in this post because is shorter. To update the package source list or repositories, type this command: sudo apt update Take into […]

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How to configure Eclipse for Python on Ubuntu

Eclipse is a free and open source IDE (Integrated Development Environment). One of its characteristics is its compatibility with multiple programming languages. Some of them (like Java, C++ or PHP) are integrated by default in Eclipse but other require additional configurations that must be completed by the user. This is the case of Python. PyDev […]

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How to convert a standard Ubuntu Computer into an audio Studio

This post is about how to convert a computer with vanilla Ubuntu OS installed into a FOSS DAW. The steps will be quite similar for other GNU/Linux distributions, but extra steps may be needed, for example, to allow JACK working on real-time. Ubuntu 21.10 is the version tested. Digital Audio Workstation (DAW) is a device […]

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How to install JRE or JDK in Ubuntu

This post explains how to install or update Java components JRE or JDK in operating system Ubuntu. It may be compatible with other Debian-like or Ubuntu-like Linux distros, like Linux Mint, etc.   Step-by-step Procedure 1. Install repository Open a terminal. Install repository from command line: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:<repositoryaddress> The repositories I found were (you […]

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How to print any special character on Ubuntu

Find the Unicode character linked to the character you want to print. Press Ctrl + Shift + u, then type the hexadecimal code of the Unicode character you want to print.   External references heemayl, “How to print special characters“, AskUbuntu.com

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Removing Linux from a computer with Windows 10

Let’s say you have a computer that have Windows 10 as its default operating system (OS). Then you manage to install a Linux distribution (e.g., Ubuntu) alongside Windows 10. But then you change your mind and you want to restore the system as it was, only with Windows 10, removing Linux and the multi-OS selector […]

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How to fix an unreadable USB Flash Drive on Ubuntu

Sometimes USB memory sticks just become unreadable, probably because we have remove it from the port before unmount it or because we had to force to stop a process that was operating with it. In any case, we would like to fix our USB to avoid loosing a valuable storage device. Some OS, like Windows […]

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How to make Microsoft Teams video calls from Chrome or Chromium in Ubuntu

This post explains how to configure your Ubuntu computer to be able to make Microsoft Teams video calls from Chrome/Chromium browsers in Ubuntu. Instructions 1. Install Chromium or Chrome To perform install: Chrome: Download .deb file from official site and run file. Chromium: Search and install Chromium from “Ubuntu Software”. 2. Switch User Agent to […]

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First steps on Microsoft Teams

Why using Microsoft Teams? Functionalities: Free video and/or audio calls Screen and control sharing People not in team can join calls Integration with Skype Share files using Microsoft SharePoint Plan tasks and goals using Microsoft Planner Access Microsoft Teams Instructions to access Microsoft Teams for installed applications or web browsers. Desktop PC Native applications Windows […]

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How to install OpenFortiGUI on Ubuntu Linux

OpenFortiGUI is an open-source VPN-Client to connect to Fortigate VPN-Hardware. It is based on openfortivpn and adds an easy to use and nice GUI on top of it, written in Qt5. This is a tutorial of how to install OpenFortiGUI in Ubuntu Linux. In my case I used version Ubuntu 16.04 LTS. Installation Instructions 1. Add […]

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