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Top Things To Do After Installing Ubuntu 13.04 Raring Ringtail, 12.10 And 12.04

Ubuntu 13.04 Raring Ringtail final is almost out. The final release it scheduled to be out in the 25th of April 2013. After you actually get done with the installation, there would likely exist a heap of things you still need to take care of. This post will share some interesting insight and ideas about  what you can and should do after a successful installation.If you have already a previous release of Ubuntu installed and you want to upgrade, then follow our step by step guide to upgrade to Ubuntu 13.04 Raring Ringtail.

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Install Google Earth in Ubuntu 13.04 Raring

This simple and brief tutorial is going to show Ubuntu beginners how to install Google Earth in Ubuntu 13.04 Raring Ringtail.

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WINEHQ 1.5.28 HAS BEEN RELEASED, INSTALL IT IN UBUNTU 13.04/12.10/12.04/LINUX MINT

Install Wine 1.5.28 in Ubuntu 13.04 Raring/Ubuntu 12.10 Quantal/Ubuntu 12.04 Precise/11.10/11.04/Linux Mint (New Release)

Wine lets you run Windows software on other operating systems. With Wine, you can install and run these applications just like you would in Windows. Wine enables Linux, Mac, FreeBSD, and Solaris users to run Windows applications without a copy of Microsoft Windows. Wine is free software under constant development. Other platforms may benefit as well.

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CAIRO DOCK 3.2.1 RELEASED WITH FIXES, INSTALL IT IN UBUNTU 13.04/12.10/12.04/LINUX MINT

Install Cairo Dock 3.2.1 in Ubuntu 13.04 Raring/Ubuntu 12.10 Quantal/Ubuntu 12.04 Precise/11.10 Oneiric/11.04 Natty/10.10 Maverick/10.04 Lucid/Linux Mint (New Release)Cairo-Dock, a fast and customizable desktop interface which can be used as alternative or addition to Unity, Gnome-Shell, Xfce-panel, and KDE-panel, is now at version 3.2.1.Cairo-Dock sits in the centre of your desktop, allowing you to monitor and control your favourite apps: music players, chat messengers, twitter, torrents downloaders, RSS feeds, calendar/tasks, weather, mail checkers, etc, and a powerful taskbar.

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Multiboot USB and CD or DVD Creator

SARDU creates a multiboot USB drive, a multiboot DVD or CD (all-in-one) for free (personal and non commercial use, read the license). Hard disks (internal and external), SSD, USB flash drive and all removable memory disk and media are supported.
The multi bootable device can include comprehensive collections of antivirus rescue CD, utilities and popular Linux live distributions. Windows PE can also be included, as well as recovery disksand install media for Windows XP (Professional, Home and 64 Bit), Windows Vista, Windows Seven and Windows Eight.

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How to Mount, Unmount and Format USB pen drive using Terminal in Ubuntu/Linux Mint

In Ubuntu desktop, the USB pen drive will be detected and mounted automatically. In Ubuntu server command line terminal, a message will appear to notice you that some information about the USB pen drive that has been plug in or alternatively you can use fdisk command to check whether USB has been mounted or not. Here is sample

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How To Fix “Failed to download repository information” Update error

Continuing my journey with Ubuntu 13.04 beta, I stumbled across an update problem. I noticed that for past couple of days, Ubuntu had not notified me of any available updates. Considering that I was using the beta version, it felt very weird not to have any update notifications. This is why I decided to check for any available updates on my own. I ran the Software Updater and after checking for updates it threw up this error

Failed to download repository information Ubuntu 13.04

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