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Topics:
Switching and Adjusting To Linux
Linux Desktop and User Interface
Using Linux Applications
Installing Software Packages
Podcasting
Just For Fun


Switching and Adjusting To Linux
10 Internet resources ALL Linux users need to know about (08-Oct-2007)
5 Tweaks to make after installing an SSD on a Linux computer (01-Jan-2013)
Backup strategies for Linux (and other) operating systems (18-Dec-2007)
Burn A Linux CD from A Windows or Linux PC (15-Jul-2009)
Connecting Linux to Computer America's addonChat (05-Jan-2009)
Customize your Linux Desktop (20-Jun-2013)
Define: Free software (29-Apr-2007)
Display your computer's hardware specifications (30-Aug-2008)
Folder or Directory. Which is correct? (15-Feb-2009)
Give an old computer a new lease on life with Linux (24-Jan-2009)
How to receive new episodes of our (or any) podcast automatically (27-Dec-2006)
How To Setup a 1080P HDTV as a Monitor Connected to a VGA Port (12-Feb-2014)
Install CUPS-PDF to print to a virtual PDF printer (03-Mar-2007)
Install Linux from a LiveCD (05-Aug-2009)
Installing Linux software applications (packages) (31-Mar-2012)
Introducing Open Source Software in Business (23-Jul-2014)
Is Linux right for me and my business? (10-Sep-2008)
Learning the Linux command line (14-Jun-2008)
Links to Linux Server Podcasts (07-Apr-2007)
Links to Linux-compatible hardware lists (24-Feb-2007)
Linux Concepts: Files (16-Oct-2008)
Linux tutorials and courses (26-Mar-2007)
Lock the workstation (14-Jun-2007)
Makeover the Ubuntu Gnome Desktop (04-Dec-2007)
Move applications and preferences to your new Linux computer (26-Dec-2006)
Move your IE Favorites to Linux browser bookmarks (19-Jul-2007)
Move your e-mail (Thunderbird) dictionary to a new computer (26-Dec-2006)
My Documents equivalent in Linux (19-Jul-2007)
PC Gaming: Not just for Windows any more (22-Nov-2009)
Portable media players that support OGG natively (05-Apr-2008)
Resources & links for computer users considering "going linux" (22-Jan-2007)
Run programs when your computer starts up (14-Jun-2007)
Screencasts and video tutorials (30-Nov-2008)
Should I buy a Mac or a System76 Linux computer? (28-May-2010)
The Most Googled Questions About Linux (17-Aug-2014)
Things you can do in Windows and how to do them in Linux (04-Mar-2007)
Windows vs. Mac vs. Linux: a comparison (18-Mar-2008)


Linux Desktop and User Interface
10 Things To Do After Installing Linux Mint 17 LTS (09-Jun-2014)
The best explanation of Window Managers and Desktop Environments ever! (25-Apr-2011)
Changing your mouse behavior (17-Mar-2007)
Control multiple Linux Windows and Mac computers with one keyboard & mouse: Synergy (20-Feb-2011)
Create application icons on your KDE desktop (19-Mar-2007)
Create KDE desktop URL links from Firefox (Updated 10-Dec-2006)
Create "System" icons on the Linux desktop (14-Jun-2007)
Customize your Linux Desktop (20-Jun-2013)
Display your computer's hardware specifications (30-Aug-2008)
How to receive new episodes of our (or any) podcast automatically (27-Dec-2006)
Kill an unresponsive application gracefully (19-Mar-2008)
Makeover the Ubuntu Gnome Desktop (04-Dec-2007)
Save your documents where you want them (19-Jul-2007)
Setup and use Remote Desktop (21-Sep-2010)
Synaptics brings advanced MultiTouch to Linux (19-Apr-2010)
Tabbed browsing (11-Mar-2007)
Use a dialog box to open an application or URL (14-Jun-2007)


Using Linux Applications
Linux Software Equivalents in Business (19-Jan-2014)
Antivirus on Linux - Do I Need It? (29-Jun-2013)
Automated backups using rsync, bash and cron (17-May-2008)
Bash scripting tutorial (21-Aug-2008)
Clone your hard drive with Clonezilla Live (26-May-2008)
Connecting Linux to Computer America's addonChat (05-Jan-2009)
Control multiple computers with one keyboard and mouse with Synergy and QuickSynergy (02-Oct-2010)
How to receive new episodes of our (or any) podcast automatically (27-Dec-2006)
HowToForge Linux step-by-step tutorials (29-Apr-2007)
Konqueror's web shortcuts feature (11-Mar-2007)
Manage your E-Mail inbox (17-Mar-2007)
Organize your files (19-Jul-2007)
PC Gaming: Not just for Windows any more (22-Nov-2009)
Recording a Podcast Using Skype (10-Dec-2011)
Save your documents where you want them (19-Jul-2007)
Screencasts and video tutorials (30-Nov-2008)
Software Review: An alternative to OneNote for Linux--Basket (05-Oct-2007)
SysInfo and KInfoCenter: Display system specifications (30-Aug-2008)

E-Mail:
How to setup Thunderbird mail (08-Apr-2007)
Manage your e-mail inbox (17-Mar-2007)
Move your e-mail (Thunderbird) dictionary to a new computer (26-Dec-2006)

Office:
Save your documents where you want them (19-Jul-2007)
Edit misspellings in your OpenOffice  custom dictionary (10-Dec-2006)

Web Browsers:
Konqueror's web shortcuts feature (11-Mar-2007)
Installing Firefox add-ons (12-Mar-2007)
Installing Linux browser plug-ins (12-Mar-2007)
Move your bookmarks to Linux (19-Jul-2007)
Save your Firefox downloads where you want them (19-Jul-2007)
Tabbed browsing (11-Mar-2007)


Installing Software Packages
Automating software updates with aptitude and cron (17-Nov-2012)
Broadcom wireless support under Hardy on an HP dv6830 (06-May-2008)
Install CUPS-PDF to print to a virtual PDF printer (03-Mar-2007)
Installing Firefox add-ons (12-Mar-2007)
Installing Linux browser plug-Ins (12-Mar-2007)
Installing Linux packages from repositories (05-Mar-2007)
Installing Linux software applications (packages) (31-Mar-2012)
Install restricted extras for multimedia support (18-Apr-2008)


Podcasting
Recording a Podcast Using Skype (10-Dec-2011)
Social Media Strategies for Podcasters (15-Feb-2012)


Just For Fun
A Going Linux gadget for your personalized Google home page (21-Aug-2009)
I'm a Mac... I'm a PC... and I'm Linux videos (21-Aug-2007)
RedHat Linux Commercial (15-Feb-2012)
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  Articles · Sorted by Date


Year:
2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006

2014
The Most Googled Questions About Linux (17-Aug-2014)
Introducing Open Source Software in Business (23-Jul-2014)
10 Things To Do After Installing Linux Mint 17 LTS (09-Jun-2014)
How To Setup a 1080P HDTV as a Monitor Connected to a VGA Port (12-Feb-2014)
Linux Software Equivalents in Business (19-Jan-2014)

2013
Antivirus on Linux - Do I Need It? (29-Jun-2013)
Customize your Linux Desktop (20-Jun-2013)
5 Tweaks to make after installing an SSD on a Linux computer (01-Jan-2013)


2012

Automating software updates with aptitude and cron (17-Nov-2012)
Installing Linux Software Applications (Packages) (31-Mar-2012)
Antivirus on Linux - Do I Need It? (18-Mar-2012)
Social Media Strategies for Podcasters (15-Feb-2012)


2011

Recording a podcast using Skype (10-Dec-2011)
The best explanation of Window Managers and Desktop Environments ever! (25-Apr-2011)
Control multiple Linux, Windows & Mac computers with one keyboard & mouse: Synergy (20-Feb-2011)


2010
 
Control multiple computers with one keyboard and mouse with Synergy and QuickSynergy (02-Oct-2010)
Setup and use Remote Desktop (21-Sep-2010)
Should I buy a Mac or a System76 Linux computer? (28-May-2010)
Synaptics brings advanced MultiTouch to Linux (19-Apr-2010)


2009

PC Gaming: Not just for Windows any more (22-Nov-2009)
A Going Linux gadget for your personalized Google home page (21-Aug-2009)
Tutorial: Install Linux from a LiveCD (05-Aug-2009)
Tutorial: Burn A Linux CD from a Windows or Linux PC (15-Jul-2009)
Folder or Directory. Which is correct? (15-Feb-2009)
Give an old computer a new lease on life with Linux (24-Jan-2009)
Beginner's Guide on How to Install Linux Application Software (21-Jan-2009)
Connecting Linux to Computer America's addonChat (05-Jan-2009)


2008

Screencasts and video tutorials (30-Nov-2008)
Linux Concepts: Permissions and groups (14-Nov-2008)
Linux Concepts: Users and permissions (13-Nov-2008)
Home networking basics (09-Nov-2008)
Setting up your wireless home network (09-Nov-2008)
Connecting a router and modem in your home network (09-Nov-2008)
Linux Concepts: Files (16-Oct-2008)
Is Linux right for me and my business? (10-Sep-2008)
Display your computer hardware specifications (30-Aug-2008)
Bash scripting and cron tutorial (21-Aug-2008)
Learning the Linux command line and other resources (14-Jun-2008)
Using Clonezilla Live to make a backup image of your entire hard drive (26-May-2008)
Automated backups using rsync, bash and cron (17-May-2008)
Using a Broadcom wireless card under Hardy on an HP dv6830. (06-May-2008)
Install restricted extras for multimedia support (18-Apr-2008)
List of native OGG players (05-Apr-2008)
Kill an unresponsive application gracefully (19-Mar-2008)
Windows vs. Mac vs. Linux: a comparison (18-Mar-2008)


2007

Backup strategies for Linux (and other operating systems) (18-Dec-2007)
Makeover the Ubuntu Gnome desktop (Do it for Mom!) (04-Dec-2007)
Lists about Linux: 10 online resources, 25 reasons, etc. (08-Oct-2007)
Software Review: An alternative to OneNote for Linux--Basket (05-Oct-2007)
Videos: I'm a Mac... I'm a PC... and I'm Linux... (21-Aug-2007)
Save Files Where You Want Them (19-Jul-2007)
Move Your Bookmarks To Linux (19-Jul-2007)
Organize Your Files In Linux (19-Jul-2007)
Run Programs When Your Computer Starts Up (14-Jun-2007)
Lock The Workstation (14-Jun-2007)
Use A Dialog Box to Open An Application or URL (14-Jun-2007)
Create "System" icons on the Linux desktop (14-Jun-2007)
HowToForge Linux Step-by-step Tutorials (29-Apr-2007)
Define: Free Software (29-Apr-2007)
How To Setup Thunderbird Mail (08-Apr-2007)
Links to Linux Server Podcasts (07-Apr-2007)
Linux Tutorials and Courses (26-Mar-2007)
Create Application Icons On Your KDE Desktop (19-Mar-2007)
Manage Your E-Mail Inbox (17-Mar-2007)
Changing Your Mouse Behavior (17-Mar-2007)
Installing Linux Browser Plug-Ins (12-Mar-2007)
Installing Firefox Add-ons (12-Mar-2007)
Tabbed Browsing (11-Mar-2007)
Konqueror's Web Shortcuts Feature (11-Mar-2007)
Installing Linux Packages From Repositories (05-Mar-2007)
Things You Can Do In Windows And How To Do Them In Linux (04-Mar-2007)
Install CUPS-PDF to print to a virtual PDF printer (03-Mar-2007)
Links to Linux-compatible hardware lists (24-Feb-2007)
Resources & links for computer users considering "going linux" (22-Jan-2007)


2006

How to receive new episodes of our (or any) podcast automatically (subscribe) (27-Dec-2006)
Move applications and preferences to your new Linux computer (26-Dec-2006)
Move your e-mail (Thunderbird) dictionary to a new computer (26-Dec-2006)
Edit misspellings in your OpenOffice  custom dictionary (10-Dec-2006)
Create KDE desktop URL links from Firefox (Updated 10-Dec-2006)
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