Category Archives : Linux


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Daily Ubuntu Tips – Install NetBeans IDE 8.0 In Ubuntu

NetBeans 8.0 has just been released and this brief tutorial is going to show you how to easily install it in Ubuntu if you haven’t already done so. For developers who need help installing NetBeans in Ubuntu, this post will guide you. For those who don’t know what NetBeans is, it’s an IDE application that […]


Samba In Ubuntu Linux – Changing Ubuntu Workgroup

This is the third post of this series which shows you how to install, configure and manage Samba in Ubuntu. The second post can be found here. In this post, we’re going to show you how to change Samba workgroup in Ubuntu. This should also apply to other Linux distributions, but are main focus here […]

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Samba In Ubuntu Linux – Adding Samba Users

This is the second post of our series about installing, configuring and managing Samba in Ubuntu Linux. The first post can be found here. In this post, we’re going to show you how to add Samba user so that the user can access shares on Ubuntu or Linux machine from a remote computer. Adding Samba […]


Daily Ubuntu Tips – HPLIP 3.14.3 Released – Upgrade In Ubuntu

HP Linux Imaging and printing (HPLIP) is an open-source package sponsored by HP to deliver full feature HP printer drivers to the Linux community. Installing this package which come default in Ubuntu allows full HP printer support in Ubuntu and other Linux distributions for thousands of HP printers. Support for more printers is being added […]

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Samba In Ubuntu Linux – Installing And Configuring Samba

This is a new series that will describe the installation, configuration and management of Samba Linux in Ubuntu. This series is going to start with this post and will explain how to install and setup the basic configuration of Samba in Ubuntu. Further posts will go into more details on managing users, shares, and Samba […]