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Install Preload On Ubuntu 10.04 LTS "Lucid Lynx"

 

Here is a guide to install preload on Ubuntu 10.04 LTS "Lucid Lynx". preload is an application that speeds up the startup time when you start an application. You can also use this guide to install preload on Ubuntu 10.10 "Maverick Meerkat"

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Install Samba And Share Folders Ubuntu 10.10 "Maverick Meerkat"

 

Here is a guide to install samba and share folders on Ubuntu 10.10 "Maverick Meerkat". In this guide i will show you how to install Samba and how to make a shared folder. This folder will be accessable from a computer running on windows or Ubuntu.

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Install Extra Screensavers On Ubuntu 10.10 "Maverick Meerkat"

 

Here are some screenshots i made when i was installing extra screensavers. You can install them from your Ubuntu Software Center.

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Install Drupal 6 On LAMP Server Ubuntu 10.04 LTS "Lucid Lynx"

 

Here is a guide to install Drupal 6 on a LAMP server on Ubuntu 10.04 LTS. Before installing you have to make sure that port 80 is forwarded (you can do this in your modem/router) to the ip adress of the pc that you want to use for your website. How to do that depends on the modem/router you are having, to find out how to forward a port read the manual that came with it.

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How To Make A Backup Using Deja Dup

 

After my article about installing Déjà Dup on Ubuntu i thought it would be handy to create an article about how to make a backup with Déjà Dup. It's not that difficult and doesn't take much time to create a backup. This guide will show you how to setup Déjà Dup at first time usage....

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Install Apache2, MySQL, PHP5 and phpMyAdmin (LAMP) On Ubuntu 10.04 LTS "Lucid Lynx"

 

Here is a step by step guide to install LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP) on Ubuntu 10.04 LTS "Lucid Lynx". When you finished installing LAMP you have the basic applications installed to run a website from your own computer. All you have to do is download Drupal, Joomla or Worpress and place them in your var/www folder on your system and run the installation setup that comes with the website you want to use.

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Install Deja Dup Backup Tool On Ubuntu 10.10 "Maverick Meerkat"

 

Déjà Dup is really just a clever graphical wrapper around the command line backup tool Duplicity. You can read more about Duplicity on its Homepage, but basically, it uses rsync to generate incremental, encrypted backup volumes.

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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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