Linux Tutorials on the topic “desktop”

  • How to Install Spotify on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

    ubuntu Author: Hitesh JethvaTags: , , Comments: 0Published: Jun 15, 2018

    Spotify is a Swedish entertainment company founded by Daniel Ek and Martin Lorentzon that gives you instant access to millions of songs from old favorites to the latest hits. In this tutorial, we will explain how to install Spotify on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver).

  • Fedora 27 Corporate Workstation Installation

    fedora Author: Alexandre CostaTags: , , Comments: 2Published: Jun 06, 2018

    This tutorial explains in detail how to install a Fedora 27 workstation for a corporate environment and how to join a Fedora Workstation on a Domain Controller who can be Samba 4 or Microsoft Active Directory, set up the authentication process for domain users and domain admins on a workstation, local or remotely through ssh.

  • How to Install Conky Manager on Ubuntu

    ubuntu Author: Hitesh JethvaTags: , , , Comments: 4Published: Apr 25, 2018

    Conky is a free, open source and lightweight system monitor tool for Linux and BSD system. Conky displays the system information and statistics such as CPU load, Memory usage, Hard drive usage, Network activity, GPU temperature, fan speed, GPU clock, Time, weather and much more.

  • Perfect Fluxbox Desktop on Kali Linux

    tux Author: Jorge VTags: , Comments: 4Published: Nov 15, 2017

    For my job, I need a portable Linux environment to run tests, so I often find myself using Kali Linux from a low resourced virtual machine, or booted from a flash drive. In this case scenario, having a lightweight desktop is as important as the tools themselves. This tutorial shows the installation of Fluxbox Desktop on Kali Linux.

  • How to scan for viruses with ClamAV on Ubuntu

    ubuntu Author: Bill ToulasTags: , , , Comments: 10Updated: Oct 16, 2017

    There aren't many viruses made for Linux distributions and as such, most people who use such systems don't ever bother using an antivirus software. Those however who do want to be able to scan their system or other windows-based systems that are connected on a Linux PC through a network, they can use ClamAV. ClamAV is an open source anti-virus engine that is built to detect viruses, trojans, malware and other threats. It supports multiple file formats (documents, executables or archives), utilizes multi-thread scanner features and receives updates for its signature database at least 3-4 times a day.

  • Install and Use YouTube-DL on Ubuntu 16.04

    ubuntu Author: Hitesh JethvaTags: , , , Comments: 2Published: Oct 12, 2017

    Youtube-dl is a free and open source command line video download tools that can be used to download video from Youtube and other websites like, Facebook, Dailymotion, Google Video, Yahoo and much more. In this tutorial, we will learn how to install and use Youtube-dl on Ubuntu 16.04. We will also learn how to download Youtube video in different quality and formats.

  • How to Set Up and Use Guitarix Virtual Amplifier on Linux

    linux Author: Bill ToulasTags: , Comments: 2Published: Oct 04, 2017

    Guitarix is the best virtual amplifier and effect emulator for Linux, so if you are a guitar or a bass player the following quick guide on how to set it up and use it is for you.

  • Linux Basics: How to hide, lock, encrypt, and secure your files on Linux

    linux Author: Bill ToulasTags: , , Comments: 0Published: Sep 08, 2017

    Hiding, locking, or even encrypting your files and folders on Linux is pretty easy, and for whatever reason you want to do this there are many different approaches that you can follow. Here is a quick guide on how to hide, lock, and secure your files in the easiest way possible.

  • Get Started With GNUPlot

    linux Author: Bill ToulasTags: , , Comments: 1Published: Sep 01, 2017

    GNUPlot is an actively developed freely distributed non-open source command line graphing and plotting software tool that was initially released back in 1986. GNUPlot can be useful for a wide spectrum of applications, so here comes a quick guide that will help you understand how it works, get to play with its basic functionality, and learn how to take your first steps with it the easy way.

  • How To Configure Remote Access To Your Ubuntu Desktop

    ubuntu Author: Falko TimmeTags: , Comments: 28Updated: Aug 28, 2017

    This guide explains how you can enable a remote desktop on an Ubuntu desktop so that you can access and control it remotely. This makes sense for example if you have customers that are not very tech-savvy. If they have a problem, you can log in to their desktops without the need to drive to their location. I will also show how to access the remote Ubuntu desktop from a Windows client and an Ubuntu client.