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Kubuntu

The Perfect Desktop - Kubuntu 10.04

Post date: May 25, 2010, 11:05 Category: Desktop Views: 4454 Comments
Tutorial quote: This tutorial shows how you can set up a Kubuntu 10.04 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 their Windows desktops. The advantages are clear: you get a secure system without DRM restrictions that works even on old hardware, and the best thing is: all software comes free of charge. Kubuntu 10.04 is derived from Ubuntu 10.04 and uses the KDE desktop instead of the GNOME desktop.
Mepis

Upgrading to Linux from Windows 98

Post date: April 18, 2005, 07:04 Category: Miscellaneous Views: 6382 Comments
Tutorial quote: In this tutorial-style article, Michael C. Barnes outlines a strategy to avoid costly upgrades from Windows 98 to Windows XP -- in terms of both hardware and software -- by upgrading to Linux, instead. Barnes reviews the typical requirements of computers used for relatively generic purposes, and shows how to give a new lease on life to aging laptops and PCs by replacing obsolete OSes such as Windows 98 with a combination of Linux, free open source applications, and inexpensive commercial software.
Ubuntu

Managing Multiple KVM Hosts With Enomalism2 [Ubuntu 8.10]

Post date: April 23, 2009, 11:04 Category: Miscellaneous Views: 2747 Comments
Tutorial quote: In my previous guide about how to set up Enomalism2 on Ubuntu 8.10 I concentrated on just one KVM host. This tutorial is an extension to that article in that it shows how to add further Ubuntu 8.10 KVM hosts to the setup that can then be managed from one single control panel.
Windows

How to install KDE4 applications on Windows

Post date: August 28, 2008, 17:08 Category: Software Views: 5222 Comments
Tutorial quote: This tutorial describes how to install and run KDE4 applications natively on Windows. Windows 2000, XP, and Vista are supported. KOffice, Kopete, Amarok, Ktorrent, Konquerror, KDevelop, K3b, Kmail, Dolphin are only some of them.
Linux

Learning C/C++ Step-By-Step

Post date: January 8, 2009, 12:01 Category: Programming Views: 7067 Comments
Tutorial quote: Many people are really interested in learning and implementing C/C++ programs on their favorite platforms like DOS/Windows or Linux. If you are the one looking for a step-by-step guide to get started, this tutorial is for you.
Ubuntu

How To Install OpenOffice.org 3.0.0 On Ubuntu 8.04

Post date: October 19, 2008, 10:10 Category: Desktop Views: 3545 Comments
Tutorial quote: This guide shows how you can install the new OpenOffice 3.0.0 office suite on your Ubuntu 8.04 desktop. Your current OpenOffice installation will not be removed unless you uninstall it with Synaptic or on the command line, so you can run both versions in parallel if you like.

http://www.howtoforge.com/how-to-install-openoffice-3.0.0-on-ubuntu-8.04
Arch

The Perfect Desktop - Kubuntu 11.04

Post date: May 15, 2011, 19:05 Category: Desktop Views: 3838 Comments
Tutorial quote: This tutorial shows how you can set up a Kubuntu 11.04 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 their Windows desktops. The advantages are clear: you get a secure system without DRM restrictions that works even on old hardware, and the best thing is: all software comes free of charge. Kubuntu 11.04 is derived from Ubuntu 11.04 (Natty Narwhal) and uses the KDE desktop instead of the GNOME desktop.
Kubuntu

The Perfect Desktop - Kubuntu 11.10

Post date: October 20, 2011, 07:10 Category: Desktop Views: 19183 Comments
Tutorial quote: This tutorial shows how you can set up a Kubuntu 11.10 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 Windows desktops. The advantages are clear: you get a secure system without DRM restrictions that works even on old hardware, and the best thing is: all software comes free of charge. Kubuntu 11.10 is derived from Ubuntu 11.10 (Oneiric Ocelot) and uses the KDE desktop instead of the GNOME desktop.
Ubuntu

Recover Files from a Windows OS with PhotoRec via an Ubuntu Live CD

Post date: January 8, 2011, 23:01 Category: Miscellaneous Views: 3074 Comments
Tutorial quote: This tutorial guides you through recovering data from a crashed drive by using PhotoRec via n Ubuntu Live CD. It is written in plain language.
Ubuntu

Simple Guide How to Upgrade Ubuntu Hardy Heron to Ubuntu Intrepid Ibix

Post date: October 31, 2008, 07:10 Category: System Views: 3727 Comments
Tutorial quote: This tutorial will explain how to Upgrade Ubuntu 8.04 (Hardy Heron) to Ubuntu 8.10 (Intrepid Ibix) released on the 30th of October 2008.By default Ubuntu 8.04 LTS will not offer a upgrade to 8.10. This is because the 8.04 LTS version is a long term support release and 8.10 is a regular release. Upgrades from 8.04 LTS to 8.10 are fully supported, of course, and easy to enable.
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