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.

Review of Lubuntu 12.04

Review of Lubuntu 12.04 Final Release. Lubuntu uses LXDE desktop, which is a very lightweight classic styled desktop ideal for older systems, its also ideal if you don't like Unity desktop environment. Using little resources you can run Lubuntu 12.04 on a system with around 128MB RAM. Lubuntu 12.04 is not an LTS (Long Term Support) version and is supported for 18 months.

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 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 12 - System settings

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

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.

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 Skype on Linux Ubuntu 12.10/12.04

This short tutorials explains step by step how to install Skype on Linux Ubuntu 12.10/12.04.

Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Tutorial 10 - Backups

This short tutorial explains how you can make backups with Ubuntu 12.04 LTS.

Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Tutorial 19 - Startup disc creator

This short tutorial shows you how to create start-up disks in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS.

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