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Use mtpaint to grab a screenshot

And make it an application you can add to lubuntu panel.
Create the following file /usr/share/applications/mtpaint-grab.desktop containing :

Name=Grab screenshot
Exec=mtpaint -s
Categories=Application;Graphics; 28 more words

How to Pick The Perfect Ubuntu Flavor

Ubuntu is regarded as  fast, reliable, secure and best of all, free, operating system.  This Linux- based system can keep your computer alive when other operating systems pull support.  1,018 more words


Lubuntu is great

Well that was easy, not much fiddling all the hardware is supported, I used the lightwieght alternate installer for older hardware with lower ram and it works a treat. 18 more words

Debian Wheezy

Well it seems my days of using Debian are numbered, I have used it for a number of years to rehabilitate old hardware for use on artworks and in the past as my day to day systems. 413 more words

Free as in Freedom

“Free software is software that respects your freedom and the social solidarity of your community. So it is free as in freedom.” – Richard Stallman… 520 more words


Lubuntu wifi scanning & connecting

Lubuntu isn’t the easiest to connect to wifi

sudo ifconfig wlan0 up

then goto pref: net connections – add and select wifi add the routers ID – SSID eg BThomehub (ID) and in the general tab add the password under WPA for instance then save and close… 29 more words



I’m back with something new to talk about. Why was I gone for a week? Well I sent out advertisements last week and I wanted the last post to show up to explain the advertisements so I decided to have a week off from writing. 552 more words