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Tectia Client and Server – A Great Way to enhance overall Business Communications and Functionalities!

Tectia Client and Server is a high end solution for both small and large scale businesses. It can add the most sophisticated network security solution for businesses, where protecting vital organizational data is always important. This sort of business solution can be implemented to offer maximum protection for system administration. Tectia ssh client can make […] Continue reading

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Install Firefox 4.0 in Ubuntu 10.10 via apt

The easiest way to install the latest version of Firefox in your Ubuntu is by launching the following command:
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:mozillateam/firefox-stable && sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install firefox
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How to quickly access a CLI text editor in Linux

Need a text editor in the CLI and you’re absolutely too lazy to type nano or vi? Quickly press in order Ctrl+x+e in the command line to open up nano.

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Linux and website design

So you want to develop your website using Linux and you?re not sure if you’ll find the right tools you might need. Don’t worry, this article will get you rolling in no time.
There’s not such a large array of tools available for Linux website development, but the ones already here are doing a good job […] Continue reading

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Theme your WINE applications in Linux

Don’t you just hate the default look of your WINE applications? Well, know that you can theme them. Download a Windows style from Deviant Art and unzip it. Next, open up winecfg and go to the Desktop Integration tab. Select Install Theme and navigate to the folder where you unzipped the Windows style. Click on […] Continue reading

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Make Tomboy run in the GNOME Notification Area

By default, Tomboy runs in the Panel area of GNOME, as an applet manually added by the user. This means that it will display it’s own icons and application window. If you want to make it run in the Notification Area instead, besides the click and keyboard indicator and the rest of the minimized application […] Continue reading

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Take screenshots from the command line in Linux

There are many Linux applications dedicated to taking screenshots. However, you minght want to use the command line to do this, either because you want to build an automated script, or because you have a terminal screen handy.Try
import screenshot.jpg
This will allow you to select a rectangle using your mouse. The moment you let go […] Continue reading

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Install XBMC in Ubuntu 10.10 (Maverick)

XBMC Media Center currently doesn’t have a Maverick repository. So, to install it in Ubuntu 10.10 you need to do a
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:team-xbmc
then Alt+F2 and type synaptic then hit enter. In Synaptic go to Settings > Repositories > Other Software and edit the two lines referring to XBMC. Instead of maverick type lucid in the […] Continue reading

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Share folders and subfolders with Dropbox in Linux

Dropbox is a nifty little application that lets you sync and share files on the Internet and between several computers. Want to send a movie to a friend? Use Dropbox. Want to have a common folder for pictures that you and your girlfriend can update on different computers? Use Dropbox. The problem with Dropbox is […] Continue reading

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Use MPlayer to record live streams from the Internet

All you need to record a live stream from the web is MPlayer. Use the -dumpstream argument to capture a MMS, ASF or Live WMV stream to a file called stream.dump. For example:
mplayer -dumpstream mmsh://streamer3.carnation.hu/mtvonlinem2?MSWMExt=.asf
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