One long awaited feature that was recently released as part of Ubuntu 16.04 is the ability to dock ot move the Unity Launcher to the bottom of your screen.
In previous version of Ubuntu, the launcher was installed at the left side of your screen with no easy way to move it around.. now with the released of Ubuntu 16.04 “Xenial Xerus” , one can change its location easily..
This brief tutorial is going to show you to do that with few commands.
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Ubuntu 16.04 “Xenial Xerus” was just recently released and this brief tutorial is going to show you how to do an in-place upgrade easily.
An in-place upgrade from 15.10 to 16.04 is quite easy. All you need is a stable Internet connection and running few commands from your terminal.
If you’re running custom packages or have customized your system heavily, you’ll probably want to be cautious when upgrading. Besides those concerns, all should go perfect.
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I recently had to install Let’s Encrypt certificates on one of my websites hosted on a Ubuntu server running Apache2 web server.
The process was painless and easy.. and this brief tutorial is going to show you what steps I took and what to look out for when installing one yourself.
If you don’t already know, Let’s Encrypt allows anyone to obtain and install their trusted SSL certificates for free on their websites.
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This brief tutorial shows you how to easily and quickly change WordPress admin password and email address from its database.
The reason I’m writing this is I ran into a minor issue where I lost control of my admin account.. not due to hackers or someone who deliberately took over my account.
A user who knew and had access to the admin account email requested a password change… the password help email was sent and password reset by the user.
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Hosting your WordPress blogs on your own server is better than on a shared server. New webmasters will opt for shared environments as they’re easy to setup and manage.
The one big hurdle of running your own server is you become the server, network and security guru. Everything falls on your shoulder.
You must secure and patch it with updates, configure it to enhance its performance which can be daunting for many new users.
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