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Everything about Linux that I have found useful.

How to get Suspend and Hibernate Working for Linux (Ubuntu 11.04, Mint 11)

Suspend and hibernate have always been screwed up with Linux, however luckily there is hope. I got mine working after scouring google. In this tutorial I will share with you how I got it working in hopes that it will … Continue reading

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Apache Crashing Because of Lack of Memory – How to Fix

I host this website on a Virtual Private Server (VPS). In a normal web hosting plan someone buys space on a server. Where they can put their files. With a VPS I bought the whole server, not just the space … Continue reading

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How To Install Emerald Windows Decorator for Linux

Emerald is extremely customizable and easy to use and produced a lot of marvelous themes including one I made myself. I’ve been though a couple different Linux distributions, and I’ve still never found any windows decorator that could give a … Continue reading

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How To Setup Bumblebee NVIDIA Optimus Linux – Ubuntu and Mint

I recently got a new laptop

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How to set up an SSD on Linux

I recently bought an awesome new ASUS G53SW and to go along with it I purchased a 128 Gb Plextor SATA III SSD. I wanted to use the SSD for the Mint Linux OS. It seems that there are a … Continue reading

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Linux Is My 2nd Best Friend

I switched to Linux on my Main Laptop 3 months ago on May 20th 2010. I had several concerns about it when I started. Will my wireless card work? What will happen if I don’t have Microsoft Office to rely … Continue reading

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How to Setup Private Internet Access VPN for Ubuntu and Linux Mint

Virtual Private Networks (VPNs) are great to help you keep your Internet traffic secure. VPN’s do two things. First they encrypt your data so no one can tell what you are looking at. Second, VPN’s also encrypt the location of … Continue reading

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Upgrading Your Kernel – The First Thing You Should Do After Installing Linux

Whether you are installing linux for you desktop or for your server, the first thing you should do after installation is update your kernel. You kernel is the backbone of Linux and updating it to the latest version will help … Continue reading

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Linux Starace Dark Theme Completed

Here’s a video of my finished Linux Starace Theme. If you have any comments about the setup or anything else linux leave a comment below.

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Change Login Sound Linux Mint, Ubuntu, Fedora – GNOME

If you ever feel like changing your login sound it’s a piece of cake. Go to Preferences -> Startup Applications. Look for an application called “GNOME Login Sound” and click edit. Delete the previous command and use vlc running in … Continue reading

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