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.
Opera is fast and secure web browser that support cutting edge technologies. If you are looking for alternative web browser for your Ubuntu Desktop, then opera should be your first choice.
This tutorial explains how to install Google Earth Pro on Ubuntu 18.04 Desktop. Google Earth is a software program that provides you with the ability to view the planet and save high resolution, three dimensional images of any location on the planet.
While there are many desktop sharing applications are available for Ubuntu 18, TeamViewer is by far the best. TeamViewer is super easy to setup and use. More importantly, it is cross platform which means you can share desktop with any operating system.
Android Studio is an Integrated Development Environment (IDE) designed for developing apps for Google Android operating system. Android Studio is the official IDE for Android development which is based on Jetbrain's IntelliJ IDE.
This tutorial explains how to install notepad-plus-plus text editor on Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver.
There are a number of media players available for Ubuntu, But the VLC is by far the best. VLC is Free and open source media player that can play almost all video and audio formats available.
After installing Ubuntu 18.04 on VirtualBox, next you need to install VirtualBox Guest Additions on the virtual machine. The VirtualBox Guest Additions package unlocks additional features in the virtual machines that are not enabled by default.
Not all software supports Ubuntu, Most of them are not available in the Ubuntu software repository or in deb format which is the package format used in Ubuntu. So If you want to install a software that comes in exe or msi format, then you need "Wine Windows Program Loader".
There are several different virtualization platform you can use on Ubuntu 18.04 Desktop. The best one is oracle VirtualBox because it is fully featured free and open source virtualization platform.
In this tutorial we are going to learn How to Install Skype in Ubuntu 18.04. First, we need to download Skype for Ubuntu, then we can install the deb package with the Ubuntu software center.
Sublime text 3 is a very, very powerful editor with tons of advanced features, making it the preferred editor for many developers and programmers. In this tutorial I will explain how to install sublime text 3 Ubuntu on Ubuntu 18.04 Desktop.
This tutorial explains how to install Atom on Ubuntu desktop 18.04 LTS. An open source text editor growing very quickly in popularity. If you are looking for an advanced text editor for Ubuntu 18, Then Atom is a great choice.
Mozilla Firefox is the default web browser on Ubuntu 18, But you may prefer chrome over Firefox. This article explains how to install google chrome web browser on Ubuntu Desktop 18.04 LTS.
Most computers today lack a DVD drive and it is becoming more and more common, so creating a bootable Ubuntu flash drive may be your only option to install Ubuntu 18. This tutorial explains how to make bootable Ubuntu 18 pen drive in Windows 10/Ubuntu and install Ubuntu from USB pen drive.
Canonical, the company behind Ubuntu, announced that Ubuntu 18.04 LTS will use GNOME as the default desktop Environment and also they will end of their investment in Unity 8.