Vim is no doubt a very powerful command line text editor, but it's not easy to master. The tool offers a sea of features, which is why remembering each and every functionality isn't an easy task. However, it's always good
Capturing screenshots is one of the most basic tasks. On Ubuntu, it's super easy - just press the 'Print Screen' key on your keyboard. There are also several third-party tools (both command line-based and graphical) available that let you take
While shutting down (or other similar operations like restarting and logging-out) aren't difficult to launch in Ubuntu (you can find them in the Gear system menu on top-right corner of your desktop), some users - for whatever reason - may
There are times when, while editing a document in Google Docs, you might not want to make direct changes. Rather, the aim could be to suggest changes, effectively leaving it up to the other person (to whom changes are addressed)
Sometimes, it helps save precious time if you can quickly access recently-opened files. In Ubuntu, the file explorer that ships with the distribution does offer this functionality, but you may need to take some steps before the option shows up.
I recently installed Ubuntu 16.04 on my desktop computer. Everything was working fine, except that I was not able to capture screenshots using the 'Insert/Print Screen' key on my Dell keyboard. While googling on the issue, I stumbled upon a
Sometimes, when you try installing software in Ubuntu through Ubuntu Software, you end up with an unwanted 'Waiting to install' entry in the Unity Launcher. The reason it's unwanted is mostly because nothing is happening actually, just that when you
Sometimes, while working on the command line in Linux, you might find yourself in a situation where-in you need to know the amount of time a particular command has consumed (from launch to finish). If you are new to Linux,
In Ubuntu (and other Linux systems), the command line prompt is automatically set by the system when the OS is installed. But that doesn't mean you can't change it. In fact, many users tweak the prompt as per their preference.
While there's no dearth of GUI-based launchers for Android phones, Linux or Unix fans will be glad to know there also exists a CLI-based launcher that gives you a proper command line to work/launch apps on your device. In this