Some Linux Tidbits

Posted: December 25, 2009 in Internet, Software
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Transform Ubuntu to Windows 7 : Read Here

How to install Office 2007 on Ubuntu (using WINE) : Read Here

Unetbootin, a dispensable tool to install Ubuntu (and other major linux distros) using your USB drive : Download Unetbootin

Having a netbook and tired with not so suitable OS (due to small netbook screensize)?. Why not try Moblin or Ubuntu Netbook Remix . Download :  Moblin | UNR

Audio Video enthusiast. How about Ubuntu Studio : Download Ubuntu Studio.

If you only interested in Ubuntu Studio theme, you may try this :

sudo apt-get install ubuntustudio-look

Tired with brown and plain Ubuntu theme. Spice up your Ubuntu with some new exiting themes : Get em here

Backup your MBR before it become too late (especially if you edit your hdd mbr, backup/restore or dual boot) : Read 5 of them here. Tested : HDHacker

Tutorial on how to do disc imaging (backup) using Ubuntu (LiveCD/System Resuce CD or normal OS environment) : Read it here and here . System Rescue CD .

CloneZilla, an open source disk imaging (backup) utility. Recommended. Official Website.

Step by step guide to use CloneZilla

Guide to prepare clonezilla in USB drive

….more to come.


PS : Ubuntu 9.10 (All version : x64, x32 and UNR) totally compatible with Acer 4530 out of the box. nVidia proprietry drivers will be offered automatically once you connect with the internet. WiFi, bluetooth etc work like charm.

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