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Gnome Nanny is an easy way to control what your kids are doing on the computer. You can limit how much time a day each one of them is browsing the web, chatting or doing email... You can install Gnome Nanny from your Ubuntu Software Center....



Here is a guide to change your GRUB2 boot loader screen. I will show you how to replace the black background for an image.



The Ubuntu developers are moving quickly to bring you the absolute latest and greatest software the Open Source community has to offer. The Maverick Meerkat Release Candidate of Ubuntu 10.10, bringing with it new features for the next version of Ubuntu.



Gnome Nanny is an easy way to control what your kids are doing on the computer. You can limit how much time a day each one of them is browsing the web, chatting or doing email. You can also decide at which times of the day the can do this things. Gnome Nanny filters what web pages are seen by each user, so you can block all undesirable webs and have your kids enjoy the internet with ease of mind, no more worries!



Here is a guide to setup your remote desktop and acces a computer from another computer in your network. You can connect to/from a computer that runs on Ubuntu or Windows Vista or Win7



The GNOME desktop is able to use a sequence of images for its background wallpaper, changing them automatically over time, but does not include an interface for specifying which images should constitute such a slideshow. Create Background Slideshow (CreBS) is a small Python/GTK application that provides such an interface, saving users from having to manually edit XML files.



Here is a guide to make and restore a backup using Evolution mail. I installed Ubuntu 10.10 Beta on my laptop and needed to setup all my email accounts again, i use more then one email address and didn't want to add them one by one. So i decided to make a backup from Evolution mail on my pc and to restore the backup on my laptop.



After installing Ubuntu 10.10 Beta version i noticed that the Plymouth theme was big, blurry and ugly. Here is a guide to change the resolution of your grub loader and how to change the default Plymouth theme.



GADMIN-PROFTPD is a nice and easy to use application to setup and host an ftp server and you can install it from your Ubuntu Software Center.. GProftpd and Proftpd gives admins access to virtual hosting, 8 layers of security including chrooted users and encrypted transfers on both the data and/or control channels.



Here is a guide to resize your primary hard disk containing your Ubuntu installation and how to add a second partition (ext4) to the primary hard disk. To do this you need to unmount the hard disk first. The only problem is that a hard disk in use cannot be unmounted...


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Install GParted Partition Editor On Ubuntu 10.10 "Maverick Meerkat"


The GParted application is a graphical partition editor for creating, reorganizing, and deleting disk partitions. A disk device can be subdivided into one or more partitions. The GParted application enables you to change the partition organization on a disk device while preserving the contents of the partitions.

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Create Window Placement Rule Using Compiz Fusion On Ubuntu 10.10 "Maverick Meerkat"


Another nice feature of Compiz Fusion is Window Placement. This feature allows you to create rules for programs to be opened on another desktop (open Firefox on desktop 1, Evolution mail on desktop 2 and so on). I will show you how to create a rule to open your calculator on desktop 4. You can replace the calculator for any other program you want to create the rule for.

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Install F-Spot On Ubuntu 10.10 "Maverick Meerkat"


F-Spot has been dropped by Ubuntu and Shotwell Photo Manager will be the new photo manager for Ubuntu. That doesn't mean that F-Spot is completly removed but it's not being installed when installing Ubuntu 10.10 "Maverick Meerkat".  You can install F-Spot from the Ubuntu Software Center.

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Install GIMP 2.6 On Ubuntu 10.10 "Maverick Meerkat"


Here is a guide to install GIMP 2.6 on Ubuntu 10.10 "Maverick Meerkat". I still like to use GIMP for editing my screenshots, pictures and building logo's and think it's one of the best programs to use for editing them. Installing it is real simple....

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