Monday, September 18, 2017
install openJDK in Ubuntu

How to install Java OpenJDK on Ubuntu 16.04

Java OpenJDK (short for Open Java Development Kit) is an open-source implementation of the Java platform, widely used for compiling projects as it brings in components for virtual machines, Java Class Library and the Java compiler (javac). Let's see how to install it in Ubuntu and its derivatives.
Install Adobe Reader in Ubuntu

How to install Adobe Acrobat Reader in Ubuntu and Linux Mint

Adobe Acrobat Reader is the most widely used cross platform PDF reader. Although it is not the lightest on the system resources, it is reliable and the free version is enough for most of daily needs. In this article, we will see the steps needed to install the last available official version of Adobe Acrobat Reader on your PC.
Uninstall program linux mint

How to uninstall programs in Linux Mint 18.1 Cinnamon

Let's find out what are the easiest ways to uninstall a third-party program in Linux Mint Cinnamon desktop environment. If you have GNOME version,...
Create a SWAP in Ubuntu, elementary OS, Linux Mint

How to create or add a SWAP partition in Ubuntu and...

SWAP partition is very important feature to get the best performance and stability especially in a PC with smaller RAM. In a nutshell, SWAP space...
fix corrupted inkscape installation ubuntu

How to delete and reinstall Inkscape in Ubuntu and Linux Mint

I was trying to install Inkscape on my Ubuntu test PC via Terminal, but Ubuntu says that "inkscape is already the newest version", "0...
Check HDD life in Linux

How to check and monitor hard disk life in Linux Mint...

Hard disk failures are imminent and it's only a matter of time when the hard disks start deteriorating and one day it's dead forever....
Skype for Linux

Install Skype in Linux Mint

Skype for Linux lets you make video and audio calls to your friends and family members. It is cross platform software available for all...
prtsc shortcut to shutter on Linux mint

How to assign Print Screen Key shortcut to Shutter in Linux...

By default settings of Linux Mint, the Print Screen key is assigned to the built-in GNOME screen capture tool. If you are a user...
Delete Linux Mint and restore Windows

Perfect guide to delete Linux Mint and restore Windows

So you took the great plunge and tried out Linux by dual-booting Linux Mint and Windows 10? And for some reason now you decided to...
How to upgrade to Linux Mint Serena

How to upgrade to Linux Mint 18.1 Serena

Now that you know the 10 reasons why I recommend you to upgrade Linux Mint 18.1 Serena Cinnamon, you may want to know how...