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Topics:
Switching and Adjusting To Linux
Linux Desktop and User Interface
Using Linux Applications
Installing Software Packages
Podcasting
Just For Fun


Switching and Adjusting To Linux
How To Setup a 1080P HDTV as a Monitor Connected to a VGA Port (12-Feb-2014)
10 Internet resources ALL Linux users need to know about (08-Oct-2007)
5 Tweaks to make after installing an SSD on a Linux computer (01-Jan-2013)
Backup strategies for Linux (and other) operating systems (18-Dec-2007)
Burn A Linux CD from A Windows or Linux PC (15-Jul-2009)
Connecting Linux to Computer America's addonChat (05-Jan-2009)
Customize your Linux Desktop (20-Jun-2013)
Define: Free software (29-Apr-2007)
Display your computer's hardware specifications (30-Aug-2008)
Folder or Directory. Which is correct? (15-Feb-2009)
Give an old computer a new lease on life with Linux (24-Jan-2009)
How to receive new episodes of our (or any) podcast automatically (27-Dec-2006)
Install CUPS-PDF to print to a virtual PDF printer (03-Mar-2007)
Install Linux from a LiveCD (05-Aug-2009)
Installing Linux software applications (packages) (31-Mar-2012)
Is Linux right for me and my business? (10-Sep-2008)
Learning the Linux command line (14-Jun-2008)
Links to Linux Server Podcasts (07-Apr-2007)
Links to Linux-compatible hardware lists (24-Feb-2007)
Linux Concepts: Files (16-Oct-2008)
Linux tutorials and courses (26-Mar-2007)
Lock the workstation (14-Jun-2007)
Makeover the Ubuntu Gnome Desktop (04-Dec-2007)
Move applications and preferences to your new Linux computer (26-Dec-2006)
Move your IE Favorites to Linux browser bookmarks (19-Jul-2007)
Move your e-mail (Thunderbird) dictionary to a new computer (26-Dec-2006)
My Documents equivalent in Linux (19-Jul-2007)
PC Gaming: Not just for Windows any more (22-Nov-2009)
Portable media players that support OGG natively (05-Apr-2008)
Resources & links for computer users considering "going linux" (22-Jan-2007)
Run programs when your computer starts up (14-Jun-2007)
Screencasts and video tutorials (30-Nov-2008)
Should I buy a Mac or a System76 Linux computer? (28-May-2010)
Things you can do in Windows and how to do them in Linux (04-Mar-2007)
Windows vs. Mac vs. Linux: a comparison (18-Mar-2008)


Linux Desktop and User Interface
10 Things To Do After Installing Linux Mint 17 LTS (09-Jun-2014)
The best explanation of Window Managers and Desktop Environments ever! (25-Apr-2011)
Changing your mouse behavior (17-Mar-2007)
Control multiple Linux Windows and Mac computers with one keyboard & mouse: Synergy (20-Feb-2011)
Create application icons on your KDE desktop (19-Mar-2007)
Create KDE desktop URL links from Firefox (Updated 10-Dec-2006)
Create "System" icons on the Linux desktop (14-Jun-2007)
Customize your Linux Desktop (20-Jun-2013)
Display your computer's hardware specifications (30-Aug-2008)
How to receive new episodes of our (or any) podcast automatically (27-Dec-2006)
Kill an unresponsive application gracefully (19-Mar-2008)
Makeover the Ubuntu Gnome Desktop (04-Dec-2007)
Save your documents where you want them (19-Jul-2007)
Setup and use Remote Desktop (21-Sep-2010)
Synaptics brings advanced MultiTouch to Linux (19-Apr-2010)
Tabbed browsing (11-Mar-2007)
Use a dialog box to open an application or URL (14-Jun-2007)


Using Linux Applications
Linux Software Equivalents in Business (19-Jan-2014)
Antivirus on Linux - Do I Need It? (29-Jun-2013)
Automated backups using rsync, bash and cron (17-May-2008)
Bash scripting tutorial (21-Aug-2008)
Clone your hard drive with Clonezilla Live (26-May-2008)
Connecting Linux to Computer America's addonChat (05-Jan-2009)
Control multiple computers with one keyboard and mouse with Synergy and QuickSynergy (02-Oct-2010)
How to receive new episodes of our (or any) podcast automatically (27-Dec-2006)
HowToForge Linux step-by-step tutorials (29-Apr-2007)
Konqueror's web shortcuts feature (11-Mar-2007)
Manage your E-Mail inbox (17-Mar-2007)
Organize your files (19-Jul-2007)
PC Gaming: Not just for Windows any more (22-Nov-2009)
Recording a Podcast Using Skype (10-Dec-2011)
Save your documents where you want them (19-Jul-2007)
Screencasts and video tutorials (30-Nov-2008)
Software Review: An alternative to OneNote for Linux--Basket (05-Oct-2007)
SysInfo and KInfoCenter: Display system specifications (30-Aug-2008)

E-Mail:
How to setup Thunderbird mail (08-Apr-2007)
Manage your e-mail inbox (17-Mar-2007)
Move your e-mail (Thunderbird) dictionary to a new computer (26-Dec-2006)

Office:
Save your documents where you want them (19-Jul-2007)
Edit misspellings in your OpenOffice  custom dictionary (10-Dec-2006)

Web Browsers:
Konqueror's web shortcuts feature (11-Mar-2007)
Installing Firefox add-ons (12-Mar-2007)
Installing Linux browser plug-ins (12-Mar-2007)
Move your bookmarks to Linux (19-Jul-2007)
Save your Firefox downloads where you want them (19-Jul-2007)
Tabbed browsing (11-Mar-2007)


Installing Software Packages
Automating software updates with aptitude and cron (17-Nov-2012)
Broadcom wireless support under Hardy on an HP dv6830 (06-May-2008)
Install CUPS-PDF to print to a virtual PDF printer (03-Mar-2007)
Installing Firefox add-ons (12-Mar-2007)
Installing Linux browser plug-Ins (12-Mar-2007)
Installing Linux packages from repositories (05-Mar-2007)
Installing Linux software applications (packages) (31-Mar-2012)
Install restricted extras for multimedia support (18-Apr-2008)


Podcasting
Recording a Podcast Using Skype (10-Dec-2011)
Social Media Strategies for Podcasters (15-Feb-2012)


Just For Fun
A Going Linux gadget for your personalized Google home page (21-Aug-2009)
I'm a Mac... I'm a PC... and I'm Linux videos (21-Aug-2007)
RedHat Linux Commercial (15-Feb-2012)
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Year:
2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006

2014
10 Things To Do After Installing Linux Mint 17 LTS (09-Jun-2014)
How To Setup a 1080P HDTV as a Monitor Connected to a VGA Port (12-Feb-2014)
Linux Software Equivalents in Business (19-Jan-2014)

2013
Antivirus on Linux - Do I Need It? (29-Jun-2013)
Customize your Linux Desktop (20-Jun-2013)
5 Tweaks to make after installing an SSD on a Linux computer (01-Jan-2013)


2012

Automating software updates with aptitude and cron (17-Nov-2012)
Installing Linux Software Applications (Packages) (31-Mar-2012)
Antivirus on Linux - Do I Need It? (18-Mar-2012)
Social Media Strategies for Podcasters (15-Feb-2012)


2011

Recording a podcast using Skype (10-Dec-2011)
The best explanation of Window Managers and Desktop Environments ever! (25-Apr-2011)
Control multiple Linux, Windows & Mac computers with one keyboard & mouse: Synergy (20-Feb-2011)


2010
 
Control multiple computers with one keyboard and mouse with Synergy and QuickSynergy (02-Oct-2010)
Setup and use Remote Desktop (21-Sep-2010)
Should I buy a Mac or a System76 Linux computer? (28-May-2010)
Synaptics brings advanced MultiTouch to Linux (19-Apr-2010)


2009

PC Gaming: Not just for Windows any more (22-Nov-2009)
A Going Linux gadget for your personalized Google home page (21-Aug-2009)
Tutorial: Install Linux from a LiveCD (05-Aug-2009)
Tutorial: Burn A Linux CD from a Windows or Linux PC (15-Jul-2009)
Folder or Directory. Which is correct? (15-Feb-2009)
Give an old computer a new lease on life with Linux (24-Jan-2009)
Beginner's Guide on How to Install Linux Application Software (21-Jan-2009)
Connecting Linux to Computer America's addonChat (05-Jan-2009)


2008

Screencasts and video tutorials (30-Nov-2008)
Linux Concepts: Permissions and groups (14-Nov-2008)
Linux Concepts: Users and permissions (13-Nov-2008)
Home networking basics (09-Nov-2008)
Setting up your wireless home network (09-Nov-2008)
Connecting a router and modem in your home network (09-Nov-2008)
Linux Concepts: Files (16-Oct-2008)
Is Linux right for me and my business? (10-Sep-2008)
Display your computer hardware specifications (30-Aug-2008)
Bash scripting and cron tutorial (21-Aug-2008)
Learning the Linux command line and other resources (14-Jun-2008)
Using Clonezilla Live to make a backup image of your entire hard drive (26-May-2008)
Automated backups using rsync, bash and cron (17-May-2008)
Using a Broadcom wireless card under Hardy on an HP dv6830. (06-May-2008)
Install restricted extras for multimedia support (18-Apr-2008)
List of native OGG players (05-Apr-2008)
Kill an unresponsive application gracefully (19-Mar-2008)
Windows vs. Mac vs. Linux: a comparison (18-Mar-2008)


2007

Backup strategies for Linux (and other operating systems) (18-Dec-2007)
Makeover the Ubuntu Gnome desktop (Do it for Mom!) (04-Dec-2007)
Lists about Linux: 10 online resources, 25 reasons, etc. (08-Oct-2007)
Software Review: An alternative to OneNote for Linux--Basket (05-Oct-2007)
Videos: I'm a Mac... I'm a PC... and I'm Linux... (21-Aug-2007)
Save Files Where You Want Them (19-Jul-2007)
Move Your Bookmarks To Linux (19-Jul-2007)
Organize Your Files In Linux (19-Jul-2007)
Run Programs When Your Computer Starts Up (14-Jun-2007)
Lock The Workstation (14-Jun-2007)
Use A Dialog Box to Open An Application or URL (14-Jun-2007)
Create "System" icons on the Linux desktop (14-Jun-2007)
HowToForge Linux Step-by-step Tutorials (29-Apr-2007)
Define: Free Software (29-Apr-2007)
How To Setup Thunderbird Mail (08-Apr-2007)
Links to Linux Server Podcasts (07-Apr-2007)
Linux Tutorials and Courses (26-Mar-2007)
Create Application Icons On Your KDE Desktop (19-Mar-2007)
Manage Your E-Mail Inbox (17-Mar-2007)
Changing Your Mouse Behavior (17-Mar-2007)
Installing Linux Browser Plug-Ins (12-Mar-2007)
Installing Firefox Add-ons (12-Mar-2007)
Tabbed Browsing (11-Mar-2007)
Konqueror's Web Shortcuts Feature (11-Mar-2007)
Installing Linux Packages From Repositories (05-Mar-2007)
Things You Can Do In Windows And How To Do Them In Linux (04-Mar-2007)
Install CUPS-PDF to print to a virtual PDF printer (03-Mar-2007)
Links to Linux-compatible hardware lists (24-Feb-2007)
Resources & links for computer users considering "going linux" (22-Jan-2007)


2006

How to receive new episodes of our (or any) podcast automatically (subscribe) (27-Dec-2006)
Move applications and preferences to your new Linux computer (26-Dec-2006)
Move your e-mail (Thunderbird) dictionary to a new computer (26-Dec-2006)
Edit misspellings in your OpenOffice  custom dictionary (10-Dec-2006)
Create KDE desktop URL links from Firefox (Updated 10-Dec-2006)
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