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Quick Tip #3: Power Management Workaround

The Issue:

If you enter iwconfig into the terminal, you might see a line saying “Power Management:on” like in the picture below.  Power management prioritizes battery life over Internet speed, which seems like a logical fallacy on someone’s part.  344 more words

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Quick Tip #2: How to Make an Alias

Making an alias:

alias name-of-alias=”insert shell code here”

Example:  alias veggetti=”echo Yay, Veggetti!”

This will print “Yay, Veggetti!” every time you enter veggetti into the terminal. 378 more words


Quick Tip #1: Refresh Display

How To:

Press F5

The Deets:

Ever boot Linux and notice your launcher is missing or it just looks f***ed up?  By pressing F5 you can refresh your Desktop and save your motherboard from death by rage quit.  21 more words


Timeshift - Restore Points in Linux

How to install via terminal:

sudo apt-add-repository -y ppa:teejee2008/ppa

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install timeshift

How to open GUI from terminal:

sudo timeshift

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Good bye, Windows 7. Hi, Elementary os (#2)

Having been using my desktop computer for a week, I am more familiar with Elementary os. so I write this passage as a review.

To begin with, looking at its user interface which is simple and consistent. 222 more words


2016, May 27 - Introduction to www.DistroWatch.com - My Guide to 100+ Operating System on a Single Hard Drive

2016, May 27 – Introduction to http://www.DistroWatch.com – My Guide to 100+ Operating Systems on a Single Hard Drive
This is the # 1 Place to KNOW what`s Going ON… 632 more words


Laptop lid close & Power Management in Ubuntu

To make Ubuntu (Elementary OS Freya) do nothing when laptop lid is closed:

  1. Open the /etc/systemd/logind.conf file in a text editor as root, for example, …
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