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

Enabling GameMode on Linux for best gaming performance

GameMode is a combination of various libraries and daemons that allows all the users to improve the gaming performance on the Linux system. Developed by games publisher Feral Interactive, it improves gaming performance by requesting a group of options that will be applied temporarily to the Linux system.

How to search Wikipedia by command-line on Ubuntu

Querying Wikipedia by command line via Ubuntu's Terminal is great fun. Today, I'm going to show you just that by using a free utility called wikipedia2text. This command-line utility queries the search term from the Wikipedia website and displays the result in the form of text within the Terminal.

How to repair the GRUB bootloader using a Ubuntu Live USB drive

Ubuntu Live CD or a USB drive comes in handy at times when something goes wrong. You can do things like recovering data, check for hard disk errors, or even restore the Grub bootloader.

How to enable Parental Control on Kids account on elementary OS

Parental control is one of the crucial things to be done to a computer before it goes in the hands of kids. Parental Control can be classified into two things to do. Firstly, setting the computer usage time so that kids won't end up killing the valuable sleep and active play hours, and secondly, the control over the adult content and sites that you don't want your kids to browse.

Removing the Virus from a Windows PC with a Ubuntu Live USB drive

In this tutorial, we are going to show you how to clean your Windows machine from infected viruses using an Ubuntu live USB or CD and the ClamAV antivirus. The ClamAV is a free, open-source antivirus that can be used on Ubuntu.

How to add pCloud Drive to Startup on Ubuntu

In this tutorial, we are going to walk you through installing the pCloud drive desktop client on your Ubuntu. Also, we will enable the pCloud to startup automatically when the system starts.

Installing an updatable Manjaro Linux on a USB Flash Drive

In this tutorial, we will show step by step how to install a Manjaro on a USB flash. For those new to this distro, it is a light-weight distro that is based on Arch Linux. Arch Linux is known for its simplistic approach and is typically made for Linux pros, but Manjaro bridges the gap between user-friendliness and rock-solid performance.

How to install Fedora in a dual-boot setup with Windows

This guide assists you on how to install Fedora 30 in a dual-boot with Windows. Installing Fedora 30 in a dual boot mode with Microsoft Windows does not require any special configurations.