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How To Install Fedora Linux
This guide shows how to install Fedora Linux on a computer with a standard BIOS.
The Ultimate Windows 8.1 And Ubuntu 14.10 Dual...
This guide provides the easiest and safest way to dual boot Windows 8.1 and Ubuntu
How To Dual Boot Windows 8.1 And Linux Mint
This guide shows how to dual boot Linux Mint and Windows 8.1
Dual Boot Windows 7 And Ubuntu Linux In 18 Easy...
The Ultimate Windows 7 And Ubuntu Linux Dual Boot Guide with screenshots and easy to follow steps
How To Create A UEFI Bootable Ubuntu USB Drive...
Create a UEFI bootable Ubuntu USB drive. Step 1, download Ubuntu and extract the ISO using 7-Zip
Create A Recovery Drive For All Versions Of...
This guide shows you how to use Macrium Reflect to create recovery media for Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8 and 8.1.
Example uses of the Linux Command zip
Examples of typical uses of the command zip
Prepare Your Disk For Dual Booting Windows 8...
Use the Windows 8 disk management tool to prepare space for dual booting Windows 8 and Linux
top - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: top. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
How To Create A UEFI Bootable Linux Mint USB...
This guide shows how to create a UEFI bootable Linux Mint USB drive which is required for dual booting Linux Mint and Windows 8.1
wget - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: wget. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
unzip - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: unzip. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
find - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: find. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
ls - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: ls. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
ssh - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: ssh. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
sudo - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: sudo. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
curl - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: curl. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
traceroute - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: traceroute. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
3 Ways To Create A Lightweight And Persistent...
This is a list of 5 reasons for creating a persistent lightweight Xubuntu Linux USB drive and the steps for creating the USB drive
mount - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: mount. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
gzip - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: gzip. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
gunzip - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: gunzip. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
A Brief Introduction to the Linux Shell Command...
Examples of typical uses of the command gzip
zip - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: zip. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
rsync - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: rsync. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
ftp - Linux Command - Unix Command
The Linux file transfer command FTP: Learn how to use the FTP file transfer command from its man page description and examples.
hostname - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: hostname. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
tail - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: tail. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
How To Dual Boot Windows 8.1 And Fedora
This guide shows how to dual boot Windows 8.1 and Fedora Linux
ln - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: ln. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
less - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: less. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
ps - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: ps. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
30 Things To Do After Installing Ubuntu
This guide provides links that will show you how to use the Unity desktop, install printers, use Rhythmbox, install Flash, Java, Minecraft, Skype and Dropbox.
Linux Command - ps - kill
Linux / Unix Command Library: ps and kill -- The Arnold Schwarzenegger equivalent among the Linux/Unix commands.
display - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: display. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
How to Pass Arguments to a Bash-Script
Instructions and examples for writing WHILE-loops in a bash shell
sort - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: sort. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
time - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: time. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
more - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: more. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
diff - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: diff. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
Linux Commands - Command Library - Man Pages
Linux Commands Man Pages: Command Name, Synopsis, Description, Options, and more.
mv - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: mv. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
cp - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: cp. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
How To Dual Boot Windows 8.1 And Debian Jessie
This is a step by step guide to dual booting Windows 8.1 and Debian
du - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: du. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
rm - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: rm. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
How to Use the Unzip Command in Linux
Examples of typical uses of the command unzip
sed - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: sed. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
11 Linux Terminal Commands That Will Rock Your...
Here is a list of useful Linux Command Line tricks that will make you wish you had learned them sooner.
Using the 'find' Command in Linux
Examples of typical uses of the command find
How To Customise The Cinnamon Desktop Environment
This guide shows how to customize the Cinnamon desktop environment
grep - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: grep. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
convert - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: convert. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
uptime - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: uptime. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
date - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: date. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
reboot - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: reboot. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
wc - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: wc. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
mail - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: mail. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
The Beginner's Guide to Operating Systems
An introduction to operating systems and the advantages of Unix operating systems.
Switching Between Workspaces - GNOME Desktop...
You can switch between workspaces in any of the following ways:
sftp - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: sftp. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
make - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: make. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
df - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: df. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
Customise The XFCE Desktop Environment
This guide shows how to customise the XFCE desktop environment
md5sum - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: md5sum. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
An Easy Guide to Checking the ARP Tables in Linux
Linux Network Administrators Guide: Checking the ARP Tables
hexdump - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: hexdump. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
ping - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: ping. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
ldd - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: ldd. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
5 Reasons To Use Linux Mint And Not Ubuntu
Linux Mint and Ubuntu are both built for ease of use and will appeal to the masses. Here are 5 reason why you should choose Linux Mint over Ubuntu
rcp - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: rcp. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
About.com Beginners Guide To BASH - Comparing...
This BASH tutorial covers comparison operators such as equal, less than, greater than and not equals
tcpdump - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: tcpdump. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
A Quick Guide to Writing "AWK" Commands and...
Instructions and examples for writing awk statements in a bash shell
shutdown - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: shutdown. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
useradd - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: useradd. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
bash - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: bash. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
zgrep - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: zgrep. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
file - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: file. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
Linux Shortcuts and Commands
Linux Shortcuts and Commands, from the Linux Newbie Administrator Guide by Peter and Stan Klimas.
telnet - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: telnet. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
adduser - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: adduser. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
scp - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: scp. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
How to Switch to Console Mode in Ubuntu
Ubuntu Desktop Guide: Switch to Console mode
exec - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: exec. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
arp - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: arp. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
mkdir - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: mkdir. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
patch - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: patch. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
How To Create A Bootable Fedora USB Drive
This guide shows how to create a live Fedora USB drive using Microsoft Windows
alternatives - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: alternatives. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
init - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: init. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
xxd - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: xxd. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
which - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: which. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
How to Use the FTP Command in Linux
Examples of typical uses of the command ftp
A Quick Guide to Using "SED" Commands in Linux
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insmod - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: insmod. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
A Quick Guide to Using Linux "Sort" Commands...
Examples of typical uses of the command sort
bzip2 - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: bzip2. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
sshd - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: sshd. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
chkconfig - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: chkconfig. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
How To Get Flash To Work With Iceweasel In Debian
Here are two options for getting Flash working within Debian Jessie. One uses a free option and the other uses the official plugin.
The Correct Way To Install Puppy Linux Tahr On...
This guide shows the correct way to install Puppy Linux Tahr to a USB drive
Ubuntu GNOME vs openSUSE and Fedora
This article compares openSUSE, Fedora and Ubuntu GNOME looking at how easy it is to install, use, how well they perform and how stable they are.
sh - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: sh. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
install - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: install. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
sync - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: sync. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
sleep - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: sleep. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
shred - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: shred. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
lftp - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: lftp. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
gedit - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: gedit. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
expr - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: expr. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
nm - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: nm. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
Linux Command - xhost
Linux / Unix Command Library: xhost: graphical user interfaces server access control unix environments features of unix xhost command
sysctl - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: sysctl. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
test - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: test. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
w - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: w. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
2 Ways To Fix The UEFI Bootloader When Dual...
If you are trying to dual boot Ubuntu and Windows 8 but you find that your computer boots straight to Windows, follow this guide to fix the bootloader.
echo - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: echo. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
Turn That Old Laptop Into A Clonebook With...
This guide shows how to turn any laptop into a Clonebook. (i.e not unlike a popular Google OS based computer called a Chromebook).
Linux Command vi vim - Unix Command gvim
Linux / Unix Command Library: vi, vim, gvim. Learn about their synopsis, description, options, and examples.
watch - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: watch. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
How to Add Calculations to a Bash Script
Learn about the number of syntax options you can use in the Bash programming language to evoke arithmetic evaluation of an expression.
rpm - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: rpm. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
How to Check Disk Space Usage in Linux With...
How to quickly find out how much disk space is used and how much disk space is still available.
A Beginners Guide To The Evolution Mail Client
The beginners guide to Evolution shows how to create HTML emails, add custom signatures, read receipts and how to set up appointments, tasks and memos
Example uses of the commands "nice" and "renice"
Examples of typical uses of the commands nice and renice
ldconfig - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: ldconfig. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
Unix Flavors List
A list of several dozens of Unix flavors and links to their home pages.
pwd - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: pwd. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
setfacl - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: setfacl. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
hosts.allow - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: hosts.allow. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
dos2unix - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: dos2unix. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
ar - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: ar. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
egrep - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: egrep. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
dir - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: dir. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
Step By Step Guide To Installing Ubuntu Linux...
Introduction to installing Ubuntu Linux as a virtual machine within Microsoft Windows
login - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: login. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
crontab - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: crontab. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
pkill - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: pkill. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
How to Install/Uninstall .deb Files in Ubuntu
Ubuntu Desktop Guide: Install/uninstall .deb files
Example uses of the command "rcp"
Examples of typical uses of the command rcp
hosts.deny - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: hosts.deny. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
GET - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: GET. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
strings - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: strings. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
Example uses of the command "bzip2"
Examples of typical uses of the command bzip2
The Complete Guide To Rhythmbox
The complete guide to Rhythmbox includes sections on importing music, creating playlists, importing and exporting to CD and setting up a DAAP server.
vim - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: vim. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
How to Write Bash WHILE-loops
Instructions and examples for writing WHILE-loops in a bash shell
view - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: view. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
finger - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: finger. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
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