Windows 10 has a new cool feature called Windows Subsystem for Linux, also known as WSL, which we can use to install Ubuntu on Windows 10. First of all, we need to enable the Windows subsystem for Linux Feature. To do that, open the PowerShell as Administrator. Right-click on the start button and choose Windows
Uncomplicated Firewall (UFW) is the default firewall application in Ubuntu 20.04 LTS. However, it is disabled by default.
How to open Terminal in Ubuntu, What is the Keyboard Shortcut? The terminal provides a powerful, quick, and easy interface to manage your Ubuntu Desktop.
The adduser which is an interactive command is the most straightforward method for creating a new user in Ubuntu, the other one is useradd command, it is a non interactive command.
Let’s take a look at how we can view CPU info on Ubuntu Linux. There are a couple ways, one is to look at the /proc/cpuinfo.
In this tutorial, you will learn How to Install the Latest Version of Ruby on Rails on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS.
In Ubuntu, the correct way to upgrade systems is with the do-release-upgrade program. This command is a part of the update-manager-core package which is installed by default.
This tutorial explains How to Install VNC Server on Ubuntu 18.04. VNC (Virtual Network Computing) is a remote desktop sharing tool that allows you to remotely access the graphical desktop of your Ubuntu system.
Playonlinux is like a software center for Wine. There are many Windows software can be installed from PlayOnLinux directly (E.g. Microsoft Office, Photoshop and games such as Age of Empires 3), without having to download them separately.
Let’s talk about how to restart Apache web server on Ubuntu server 18.04. There are a couple ways we can restart apache in Ubuntu 18.04. The standard and most common method is to use the systemctl command.
This guide explains how to install uTorrent in Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver. uTorrent is a torrent client which allows users to download and share files using the bittorrent protocol.
KTorrent is a very good BitTorrent client for Ubuntu 18.04. It is the default torrent client on the KDE desktop, also integrates well into Gnome desktop as well.
This tutorial explains how to install qBittorrent on Ubuntu 18.04. qBittorrent is a full-fledged BitTorrent client for Ubuntu that support BitTorrent techniques like Dynamic Host Tracking, Magnet links, bandwidth control and many more.
In this article we will look at how to Install PyCharm on Ubuntu 18.04. PyCharm is a very powerful IDE, used by many developers around the world to write and develop Python code.
In this guide we are going to look at how to install PhpStorm in Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver. PhpStorm is a very popular PHP IDE by made by jetbrains, has emerged as one of the best IDE for developing PHP applications.
IDLE is a lightweight Python IDE you can install on your Ubuntu 18.04 desktop. IDLE on Ubuntu includes both python interpreter and the code editor.
Steam is cross platform gaming service that available for Windows, Mac and Linux, developed a by company called Valve. You can find both free and commercial games that can play on Ubuntu via Steam client and It is the most convenient way to install and play games on your Ubuntu 18.04 desktop. Following are the
This tutorial explains how to install Dropbox in Ubuntu 18.04. Dropbox is a Cloud based file Sharing and file syncing service that allows you to store files in the cloud and share with other people. Using the Dropbox App you can sync files between your computer and the Cloud and access them from anywhere using
This tutorial explains how to configure Ubuntu OpenSSH server to run on some specific port number rather than the default port number 22, in order to increase the overall security of your Ubuntu server.
SSH root login is disabled by default in Ubuntu 18.04. SSH server for Ubuntu provides by the openssh-server package and root login is controlled by the PermitRootLogin directive in the OpenSSH server configuration (sshd_config file):
In this tutorial we are going to install OpenSSH on Ubuntu 18.04. OpenSSH is most popular SSH server solution for Ubuntu Linux.
Ubuntu does not enable the root account during installation and you will not be asked to create a root password. Instead, you will create a normal user account with sudo privileges. This user can run sudo command to perform administrative tasks.
BitTorrent is a file sharing protocol and it is the most efficient way of sharing large files between computers. We need a torrent client to download and share files via the BitTorrent protocol.
Webmin is very lightweight graphical user interface to administrate your Ubuntu server. Using the web-based interface you can perform many administrative tasks including: installing softwares, user management, system monitoring, networking, backup configuration, firewall configuration and many more.
We can install deb package in Ubuntu using gdebi package manager and It is the most easiest and efficient way to install deb files manually. Gdebi also better at handling dependency packages than apt.
This tutorial explains how to install FTP Server on Ubuntu 18.04. To setup FTP server on Ubuntu, we need to install an FTP server software. Vsftpd which stands for very secure FTP daemon it the best FTP solution for Ubuntu 18.04.
This tutorial explains how to install MariaDB on Ubuntu 18.04 bionic beaver. MariaDB is a relational database management system like MySQL, in fact, it is based on MySQL and the MariaDb project started by the same people who originally developed the MySQL database.
In this guide, we will talk about how to install phpMyAdmin in Ubuntu 18.04 Server. phpMyAdmin is a very powerful SQL management tool that allows you to manage your Mysql Database via graphical user interface.
In the previous tutorial we installed PHP on Ubuntu 18.04. In this section, we’ll cover how to install MySQL Server on Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver. MySQL is the most popular and widely used relational databases in the World today and is commonly used with PHP to create dynamic web sites.
This tutorial explains how to install PHP 7 on Ubuntu 18.04. PHP is a scripting language and PHP is the preferred server-side scripting language for creating dynamic web pages and web applications. Many popular websites like Facebook, Yahoo, Wikipedia Tumblr and WordPress has been developed using the PHP programming language.
In this guide, we will install the Apache web server on Ubuntu 18.04 bionic beaver. We will also look at how to configure virtual hosts, a feature which allows us to server multiple websites from a single server.
In this tutorial We’ll walk through the process of enabling and configuring the UFW on Ubuntu 18.04. we’ll walk through a number of examples showing how to open ports, allow IP address, block IP address and reset firewall in Ubuntu.
GNOME is the default desktop in Ubuntu 18.04, but there are other desktop environments available. One of them is the LXDE desktop which is also the default desktop on Lubuntu Linux distribution.
Cinnamon is designed to work much like a Windows desktop, using a taskbar and start menu. If you are a user with a Windows background, then Cinnamon desktop will suit you.
There are several desktop environments available for Ubuntu 18.04, including GNOME (Which is the default), KDE and Cinnamon. But if you are looking for a lightweight, faster desktop with the best performance, then Xfce4 should be your choice.
This tutorial explains how to install MATE desktop on Ubuntu 18.04. MATE is a another desktop environment available for Ubuntu 18.04. it is a lightweight desktop and runs better on older hardware.
Htop is a real-time process monitoring tool for Ubuntu operating system. The htop command is similar to top command, but much improved version. Htop is not installed by default on Ubuntu 18, But available from the default Ubuntu software repository.
There is no better FTP client for Ubuntu 18.04 than FileZilla FTP. With FileZilla you can download files from FTP server and you can upload files and folders from your computer to the FTP Server.
Ubuntu introduced their own desktop environment called unity in 2010 starting with Ubuntu 10.10. 10 years later they have abandoned the Unity desktop and switched back to the GNOME desktop.
But Unity desktop is available to install from the Ubuntu software repository.
This tutorial explains how to install Komodo Edit on Ubuntu 18.04. Komodo Edit is a programming text editor and available free for Ubuntu and other Linux operating systems.
This article explains How to Install NetBeans in Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver. NetBeans on Ubuntu provide an Integrated Development Environment to create desktop and mobile applications using Java, PHP and other programming languages.
IntelliJ is an integrated Java development environment developed by JetBrains, which you can use to develop mobile, desktop and web applications using Java programming language. If you are looking for a JAVA IDE for Ubuntu, then you can choose IntelliJ IDEA as it works perfectly for Java development.
In this tutorial we will learn how to install Eclipse in Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver. The latest version of the IDE is 4.8 which is also called Eclipse Photon.
First, we will install the Java runtime environment because Eclipse itself is a software written in Java language, therefore require JRE to run. Then we can install Eclipse using the snap package manager.
OpenJDK 11 is the latest version of the Java development kit for Ubuntu 18.04. OpenJDK provides an open source Java implementation of the Java programming language.
By installing VM Tools you enable additional features that are not enabled by default, These features includes: Efficient memory management, correct screen resolution, better console display, improves mouse movement, cut and paste, drag and drop functionality, time synchronization and etc.
This tutorial explains how to install VMware Workstation on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS. VMware Workstation Pro is a fully featured hypervisor that allows you to create virtual machines on your Ubuntu 18.04 desktop.
The Google Chrome web browser includes a Flash plugin and you don’t need to install separately. But Mozilla Firefox, which is the default web browser on Ubuntu 18.04, does not include flash player by default.