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 ;-)

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 20 - Virtual machines

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

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 19 - Startup disc creator

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

Review of Xubuntu 12.04 LTS

Review of Xubuntu 12.04 Final Release. Xubuntu uses XFCE desktop, which is more of a classic lightweight Gnome 2.x Styled desktop ideal for older lightweight systems, its also ideal if you don't like Unity desktop environment. You can easily run XUbuntu on a system with around 180 RAM. Xubuntu 12.04 is a LTS release (Long Term Support) supported for 3 years.

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