Tagged: Ubuntu

Clean junk files in Ubuntu using Ubuntu Cleaner

How To Clean Up Junk Files In Ubuntu Using Ubuntu Cleaner

One common thing we forget to do in our Ubuntu system is to clean up the junk files regularly. Sooner or later, we realize that our hard disk is running out of space. There are...

Migrate System Settings And Data From An Old System To A Newly Installed Ubuntu System

How To Migrate System Settings And Data From Old System To Newly Installed Ubuntu System

Today, we will be discussing an important and useful topic that describes how to migrate system settings and data from an old system to a newly installed Ubuntu system. Even though upgrading to new Ubuntu...

Speed Up Downloading Of Packages In Ubuntu

How To Speed Up Downloading Of Packages In Ubuntu

We all know that we can install, update, upgrade and remove packages using apt or aptitude package managers in Debian-based systems such as Ubuntu, Linux Mint etc. These package managers pulls the packages along with...

Force Users To Use Strong Passwords In Debian, Ubuntu

How To Force Users To Use Strong Passwords In Debian, Ubuntu

A strong password must be comprised of at least 14 characters, including at least one special character, one numerical character, one uppercase and lower case letter. More importantly, passwords shouldn’t be easily predictable and shouldn’t...

prevent a package from being automatically installed, upgraded or removed in Ubuntu

How To Prevent A Package From Being Automatically Installed, Upgraded Or Removed In Ubuntu

In this brief tutorial, we will see how to prevent a package from being automatically installed, upgraded or removed. Some of you might wonder why would anyone want to do that. There could be many reasons. You...

Systemback - Restore Ubuntu Desktop and Server to previous state

Systemback – Restore Ubuntu Desktop and Server To Previous State

Systemback is a free utility that can be used to backup and restore Ubuntu-like systems. It is somewhat similar to MS Windows’s “System restore” option. Using Systemback, we can easily create backup of a Ubuntu...