Ubuntu 11.10 Archive

This tutorial will show you how to install Google search support in Ubuntu terminal . In Ubuntu environment most of the installation is done through terminal . During installation , sometimes you may get error .Generally newbies search on Google by using  error message as keyword . Current Process :  In case if you get  a error while installing in terminal, you will copy the error message and search in Google . Process after tweak : In case if you get  a error while installing in terminal, select  the error message and right click on it . “Search on Google” option will be displayed , [&hellip

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Whenever we insert the USB or use any drive in the Ubuntu, by default Mounted volumes are displayed in the desktop . Sometimes its annoying for users who have desktop full of icons . So in this tutorial , we will see how to hide the Mounted volumes  on the desktop in the Ubuntu .   To Hide Mounted Volume in the Desktop: Go to terminal and run the following commands gsettings set org.gnome.nautilus.desktop volumes-visible false To Show Mounted Volume in the desktop / To Revert the changes : Open the terminal and run the following command: gsettings set org.gnome.nautilus.desktop [&hellip

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If you are searching for alternative for Unity , then this tutorial will help you in switching to another Environment called Cinnamon. Cinnamon is simple to use and a best alternative to Unity . About Cinnamon Term : Cinnamon is a spice obtained from the inner bark of several trees that is used in both sweet and savoury foods. Cinnamon trees are native to South East Asia, and its origin was a mystery to Europeans until the sixteenth century. It looks, smells and tastes fantastic …and it’s also full of history! Click below link to know more : http://cinnamon.linuxmint.com/?p=1 How [&hellip

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This tutorial will show you how to move the Maximize, Minimize button by default which is in left of the window to the right side in Ubuntu 11.10 . If you are newbie to Ubuntu and a Windows user , then it would be very difficult for you to get adjusted in the new environment .One of the problem newbie faces in the Ubuntu is when the user closes the window . In Windows , its in right position and it would be difficult to switch from right position to left . To Move Maximize , Minimize button to the [&hellip

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Recently new version of Handbrake ie 0.9.6 was released . In this post , we will go through some of the new features and Handbrake installation process in Ubuntu 11.10.  Before we start , For Newbies , Handbrake is an Open-source , Multithreaded video transcoder . Apart from that , Handbrake is portable with MAC, Windows and Linux . There are many new changes done in 0.9.6 version. Some of them are : a) Support for VLC or System default video player b) New Advanced audio option section for gain and audio track names . c) Minor Tweaks and Enhancements [&hellip

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Finally after 20 months of development effort , Wine team has released its new stable version “Wine 1.4”. It contains many new changes and bug fixes. Apart from this , it also started supporting many new applications like Microsoft Office 2010 . Content : What’s new How to Install What’s New : There are many changes done in past two year . Let’s see one by one !! More Image Codecs are Implemented , Including support for TGA and CMYK. XML support is improved . Post Script Output quality is improved , particularly  for bitmaps and paths . Rotated text [&hellip

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Finally new version of VLC ,VLC 2.0 is released . There are many new features like Faster decoding on multi-core ,Blue ray support etc . New Features in VLC 2.0: Faster Decoding on multi core Experimental support for BluRay discs Support for 10bits codecs, WMV image and some other codecs. Correct support for FLAC, RV and Hi10p in MKV. New video outputs for Windows 7, Android, iOS and OS/2. Click below link to know more about new features in VLC . http://www.videolan.org/vlc/releases/2.0.0.html Installation Instructions : For Ubuntu 10.04 Open the terminal and run the following commands to install VLC 2.0 [&hellip

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This post will show how to install Google Earth 6.2 in Ubuntu 11.1o . Recently Google Earth’s 6.2 was released and there were few upgrades which is available in this link . Step 1 : Go to terminal by pressing Ctrl+ Alt+ T and run the below command . sudo apt-get install ttf-mscorefonts-installer lsb-core Step 2 :To download Google Earth Package , run the below command . For 32 Bit , wget http://dl.google.com/dl/earth/client/current/google-earth-stable_current_i386.deb For 64 Bit, wget http://dl.google.com/dl/earth/client/current/google-earth-stable_current_amd64.deb Step 3: To install Google Earth , run the below command. sudo dpkg -i google-earth-stable_current_i386.deb Step 4: That’s it done. Restart your [&hellip

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This tutorial will explain the instructions to install the Mac OS X Lion theme in Ubuntu 11.10/Oneiric Ocelot. Step 1:  Install Cursors Open the terminal and run the following commands : wget http://dl.dropbox.com/u/47950494/Mac-Lion-Cursors.tar.gz sudo tar -xzvf Mac-Lion-Cursors.tar.gz -C /usr/share/icons Step 2:  Download the Mac OS theme Next step is to download Mac Os theme and copy into .themes folder . If you already have .themes folder , then dont execute first command . mkdir ~/.themes wget http://dl.dropbox.com/u/47950494/Mac-Lion-Theme.tar.gz tar -xzvf Mac-Lion-Theme.tar.gz -C ~/.themes Step 3: Install Mac Icons This is same as previous step .Copy the icons into .icon folder . [&hellip

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