Protect Your Data by Encrypting Drives/Files using TrueCrypt, Install in Ubuntu/Linux Mint via PPA

Install TrueCrypt in Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy/13.04 Raring/12.10 Quantal/12.04 Precise/Linux Mint 16/15/14/13/other Ubuntu derivativesTrueCrypt is an app that creates a virtual volume which is encrypted, and it allows user to keep private information safe. TrueCrypt for Ubuntu comes with the tray icon which displays on the panel. Installing the TrueCrypt isn’t necessary on the system you […]

TrueCrypt With Ubuntu AppIndicator PPA

Ubuntu doesn’t support tray icons by default and further more, the systray whitelist, which could be used to get applications to use the systray, has been removed with Ubuntu 13.04.This is pretty bad for TrueCrypt, an open source disk encryption application that still uses a tray icon and doesn’t come with an Ubuntu AppIndicator, because […]

How To Get The Systray Whitelist Back In Ubuntu 13.04

As you probably know, the Unity notification area (systray) whitelist is no longer available in Ubuntu 13.04 so you can’t whitelist applications to be able to use the systray. If you can’t live without an application that still uses the old notification area, here’s how to get the Unity systray whitelist back in Ubuntu 13.04 […]