How to install X2Goserver on Ubuntu 14.04 as an alternative for VNC

How to install X2Goserver on Ubuntu 14.04 as an alternative for VNC
This document describes how to use X2Goserver as an alternative of VNC. I will install and configure X2Goserver on Ubuntu 14.04. X2Go enables us to access a graphical desktop of a comp…

VNC-Server installation on CentOS 7

VNC-Server installation on CentOS 7.0
This guide explains how to configure VNC-server in CentOS 7.0 server. It is a very convinient way of administrating the CentOS 7.0 with the help of GUI(Graphics User Interface). The GUI can be access any where with…

Two factor authentication with Yubikey for harddisk encryption with LUKS

Two factor authentication with Yubikey for harddisk encryption with LUKS
The yubikey is a cool device that is around for a while and several of us know it and love it. It is a device that is recognizes as a USB HID device and can emit one time password…

How To Install And Use The Chrome Remote Desktop Sharing Feature In Ubuntu

Chrome Remote Desktop Sharing feature in Ubuntu
In this tutorial I will introduce you with the Chrome remote Desktop sharing feature. This is an alternate as similar to team-viewer type property for sharing the screen with remote clients. It seems to b…

Cinnamon Desktop Is Available For Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty/12.04 Precise (PPA)

Cinnamon is a GTK+-based desktop environment. It originally started as a fork of the GNOME Shell, which is a user interface and was initially developed by (and for) Linux Mint. Cinnamon provides many features, including: Desktop effects, including animations and transition effects; A movable panel equipped with a main menu, launchers, a window list and […]

Thunderbird Email Encryption with GnuPG2

Thunderbird Email Encryption with GnuPG2
This tutorial describes the configuration of Thunderbird and GnuPG2 to send and receive encrypted email.

How To Install VNC Server On Ubuntu 14.04

How To Install VNC Server On Ubuntu 14.04 
This guide explains the installation and configuration of a VNC server on Ubuntu 14.04 server. I use a server here to show you a ay to have a remote desktop on a root server in a datacenter. The same step…

The Perfect Desktop – Linux Mint 17 (Qiana)

The Perfect Desktop – Linux Mint 17 (Qiana)
This tutorial shows how you can set up a Linux Mint 17 (Qiana) desktop that is a full-fledged replacement for a Windows desktop, i.e.that has all the software that people need to do the things they do on thei…

The Perfect Desktop – Xubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr)

The Perfect Desktop – Xubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr)
This tutorial shows how you can set up a Xubuntu 14.04 desktop that is a full-fledged replacement for a Windows desktop, i.e.that has all the software that people need to do the things they do on th…

The Perfect Desktop – OpenSUSE 13.1 (GNOME)

The Perfect Desktop – OpenSUSE 13.1 (GNOME)
This tutorial shows how you can set up an OpenSUSE 13.1 desktop that is a full-fledged replacement for a Windows desktop, i.e.that has all the software that people need to do the things they do on their Wind…

Cinnamon desktop fixed all issues, Install in Ubuntu 13.10/13.04/12.10/12.04/other Ubuntu derivatives

Install latest Cinnamon in Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy/13.04 Raring/12.10 Quantal/12.04 Precise/Linux Mint 16/15/14/13 and Cinnamon 1.4 in Ubuntu 11.10 Oneiric/Linux Mint 12Cinnamon is a GTK+-based desktop environment. It originally started as a fork of the GNOME Shell, which is a user interface and was initially developed by (and for) Linux Mint. Cinnamon provides many features, including: […]

How To Upgrade From Fedora 18 To Fedora 19 With FedUp (Desktop & Server)

How To Upgrade From Fedora 18 To Fedora 19 With FedUp (Desktop & Server)

This article describes how you can upgrade your Fedora 18 system to
Fedora 19 with the help of the Fedora Updater (FedUp). The upgrade
procedure works for both desktop and…

Install XFCE 4.10 desktop in Ubuntu 13.04/12.10/12.04/Linux Mint/ and Ubuntu derivatives

Install XFCE 4.10 in Ubuntu 13.04 Raring/Ubuntu 12.10/12.04/Linux Mint 15/14/13/ and Ubuntu derivatives Xfce is a lightweight desktop environment for UNIX-like operating systems. It aims to be fast and low on system resources, while still being visually appealing and user friendly. Features: Xfce contains a number of core components for the minimum tasks you’d expect [...]

The Perfect Desktop – Linux Mint 15 (Olivia)

The Perfect Desktop – Linux Mint 15 (Olivia)

This tutorial shows how you can set up a Linux Mint 15 (Olivia)
desktop that is a full-fledged replacement for a Windows desktop, i.e.
that has all the software that people need to do the things they do on

The Perfect Desktop – Ubuntu 13.04 (Raring Ringtail)

The Perfect Desktop – Ubuntu 13.04 (Raring Ringtail)

This tutorial shows how you can set up an Ubuntu 13.04
desktop that is a full-fledged replacement for a Windows desktop, i.e.
that has all the software that people need to do the things they do on…

How To Upgrade Ubuntu 12.10 (Quantal Quetzal) To 13.04 (Raring Ringtail) (Desktop & Server)

How To Upgrade Ubuntu 12.10 (Quantal Quetzal) To 13.04 (Raring Ringtail) (Desktop & Server)

The new Ubuntu 13.04 (Raring Ringtail) has just been released. This
guide shows how you can upgrade your Ubuntu 12.10 desktop and server
installations …

How To Upgrade OpenSUSE 12.2 To 12.3 (Desktop & Server)

How To Upgrade OpenSUSE 12.2 To 12.3 (Desktop & Server)

This guide shows how you can upgrade your OpenSUSE 12.2 desktop and server installations to OpenSUSE 12.3.

The Perfect Desktop – OpenSUSE 12.3 (GNOME Desktop)

The Perfect Desktop – OpenSUSE 12.3 (GNOME Desktop)

This tutorial shows how you can set up an OpenSUSE 12.3
desktop that is a full-fledged replacement for a Windows desktop, i.e.
that has all the software that people need to do the things they do on
t…

How To Install Cinnamon Desktop On Fedora 18

How To Install Cinnamon Desktop On Fedora 18

This tutorial shows how you can install Linux Mint’s Cinnamon
desktop on Fedora 18. Since it has now been included in the
repositories this can now be done quite quickly. Fedora’s default
desktop at the mo…

How To Integrate DropBox Into Thunar (Fedora 18/XFCE)

How To Integrate DropBox Into Thunar (Fedora 18/XFCE)

Thunar is the default file manager for XFCE desktops. While it is
easy to integrate DropBox into Nautilus, the default file manager for
GNOME, it is not so trivial for Thunar. This guide explain…