How to use update-alternatives to persistently switch default Python version.
How to configure Cisco VPN on Ubuntu 17.10, which has new prereqs due to Gnome Desktop.
How to install WINE 2 for Office 2013 on Linux.
How to remove guest/remote login from Ubuntu.
Ubuntu 17.10 has Nautilus 3.26. Set bookmarks by drag and drop folder into left sidebar.
Fix Wifi adapter is recognized with SSIDs, but unable to connect to any Wifi.
How to ensure scripts needing Bash choose Bash instead of Ubuntu 17.10 default Dash shell.
Google Earth Pro is free, install on Linux too.
How to reset lost Windows password. Use Ubuntu chntpw via live USB booted on the Windows PC.
Ubuntu 16.04 with Nvidia driver version 375 may experience rainbow banding effects where shadows are cast. Here’s a workaround.
Ubuntu 16.04 has a bug in /usr/bin/imagej. While it’s always better to NOT use Ubuntu’s version of ImageJ, instead downloading ImageJ directly, here’s how to...
Ubuntu 16.04 has a long-standing NetworkManager bug where on some PCs Wifi doesn’t work upon resuming from suspend. Here are some workarounds and notes.
How to make app shortcuts in various Linux desktop environments.
The default Ubuntu web browser is set by default to open links. I find it uselessly limited, so here’s how to remove the Ubuntu web browser.
Simple terminal command to add or remove user from sudo privileges.
do-release-upgrade -d will kick Ubuntu into OS upgrade.
In case Ubuntu 16.04 gives an error during upgrade, here’s something to try before wiping the drive and starting over.
Fix IDLDE not working on Ubuntu KDE
Fix WINE that failed upon upgrading Ubuntu.
Make list view the Nautilus file viewer default.
How to adjust screen dim timer for Ubuntu 12.04 (not 14.04 and newer).
How to disable built-in Bluetooth at bootup on Ubuntu 12.04.