Hend Adel

FOSS LINUX AUTHOR

Hi! I'm Hend Adel, a freelancer technical geek with successful experience in Database, Linux and many other IT fields. I help to build solutions to suit business needs and creating streamlined processes. I love Linux and I'm here to share my skills via FOSS Linux! Thanks for reading my article.

Latest Articles

How to install (and uninstall) XFCE on Ubuntu

Xfce is an open-source and free desktop environment for Linux operating systems. Xfce is full of great features that make it easy to use. It consumes minimal memory and CPU, making it lightweight and fast compared to other Linux desktops, like GNOME and KDE.  An Xfce has two panels that hold the most used application launchers.

How to take Screenshots on Ubuntu

Ubuntu 20.04 was released in April this year; if you have not upgraded to the new Ubuntu, check our upgrade tutorial here to help you via detailed and straightforward steps. Now, if you are an Ubuntu user, then you will need to take a screenshot from your current window to send it or save it for any future need.

How to set up Passwordless SSH Login in Linux

Secure Shell or SSH is a well-known open-source networking protocol. The protocol is used to login to other machines remotely. Hence, it would be easy to execute a bunch of commands and launch any application on the remote device smoothly with no need to be near the remote machine. 

How to check the OS and Linux Version

It is essential to know the currently installed operating system, its version, and also the Linux kernel version on your machine to install the correct packages and apply the appropriate security patches. Not just that, being a system administrator, knowing the system details also comes in handy for troubleshooting issues.

How to find a File in Linux

In general, users prefer using the graphical file browser to search for a certain file. However, there exist few powerful commands that can help you find your file in your Linux system.

How to change the Linux Password

This is one of the most repeated questions we receive a lot on our website." I forgot my password, can you help me change it???". Contrary to what most think, you can change the password easily in no time. Let's dig deep and show you everything you need to know about the Linux password.

How to change Hostname on Ubuntu

Generally, a hostname is just an assigned name to a computer, laptop, or any other connected device to a network. You can say a hostname is a computer's nickname, and it is used to identify the machine over the network uniquely.

How to install DEB packages on Ubuntu & Linux Mint

If you found a software setup file ending with the format (.deb) then this means the file is a Debian package that is designed especially for Debian based machines. If you are a newbie to Linux this may seem a little bit annoying because you may need some extra steps to install those Debian packages. But do not worry we are here to help you do so.