Ubuntu Tutorials

Within this section you find a collection of videos that provide you with basic information about Ubuntu, introductions to Ubuntu or one of its applications and instructions how to properly install and configure the system, devices and applications.

How to run Windows 7 within Ubuntu 12.04 (Virtual Box)

Running Windows in Virtualbox is ideal if you still have to run a few Windows programs you're unable to run in Ubuntu. Running Windows within Ubuntu is obviously quicker than a dual boot system, because you don't have to reboot every time you want to switch from Ubuntu to Windows and backwards.

Ubuntu for Tablets

With unique multi-tasking productivity, secure sharing, and a beautiful interface which scales perfectly from 6.5" to 20" screens and beyond, Ubuntu releases new possibilities from the tablet, at work and at play. This video introduces you to canonical's vision "to create one unified experience for all personal computing". Beyond the vision it gives you an insight of the user experience on a tablet or mobile phone running Ubuntu. Enjoy ;-)

Customising the Ubuntu Grub Boot Menu

If you install different versions of Ubuntu or other operating systems on your computer, you might want to change key boot menu settings such as default system or timeout. In this tutorial you learn how to customize the Ubuntu Grub Boot Menu using the grub-customizer. The grub-customizer provides a nice user interface where you can change all the relevant settings.

How to install Ubuntu on a computer with a "Windows 8 UEFI Secure Boot System"

When trying to install Ubuntu on a computer with a Windows 8 UEFI Secure Boot System you might encounter some problems. This video shows you which versions of Ubuntu can easily be installed. Furthermore you get some advice how to proceed if you want to install other versions of Ubuntu.

Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Tutorial 12 - System settings

This short tutorial shows you how to adjust important system settings in Ubuntu 12.04.

Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Tutorial 20 - Virtual machines

This tutorials shows you how to install and run virtual machines (Virtual Box) in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS.

Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Tutorial 3 - Install new software

This short tutorial shows you how you can install software/applications in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS.

Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Tutorial 9 - Images and pictures

This short tutorial shows how you can work with images and pictures in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS.

Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Tutorial 11 - Update manager

This short tutorial shows you how to update Ubuntu 12.04 LTS using the update manager.

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