Tips and tweaks for beginners with Ubuntu and Linux Mint, the easiest kinds of Linux!
Tip: print this list on paper, so that you can strike what you’ve done.
1.1 Apply all available updates
1.2 Improve Update Manager
1.3 Install missing drivers
1.4 Optimize your Solid State Drive (SSD)
1.5 Install some useful tools for system management
1.6 Decrease the swap use (important)
1.7 Solve 15 known bugs
1.8 Improve multimedia support
1.9 Avoid 10 fatal mistakes!
1.10 Turn on the firewall
2.1 Remove Mono
2.2 Check whether the screen saver is configured correctly
2.3 Optimize Firefox
2.4 Tweak Libre Office
2.5 Install an extra web browser
2.6 Disable hibernation (suspend-to-disk)
2.7 Disable the multiple workspaces
2.8 Don’t use the fast user switch
2.9 Tame your mouse and touchpad
2.10 Speed up your wireless internet
2.11 Remove the option ‘save session’ from the logout window
2.12 Disable the mousewheel-rollup feature
3.1 Repair a display error (window borders that disappear)
3.2 Use your own picture for wallpaper
3.3 Add a weather report to the panel
3.4 Improve the clock
3.5 Lock the panel
3.6 For little RAM: enable zRam
3.7 Access your network disk (NAS) with Gigolo
3.8 Migrate your e-mail from Outlook (Express) in Windows, to Linux Mint
3.9 Install some simple games
Don’t spend it all at one place …… :P
I’ve been putting this off for days because I just really did not want to do it when I first saw this. Now i’m just going to get it over with so I can finally enjoy the game again.
Lets do this
This was really scary ! ×____×
But it all went well, I can take some rest before I continue.
“Only in Syria when you defend your honor and your country do you automatically become a terrorist”