ColorTint Adds Translucent Overlay To Help People with Dyslexia, Scopic Sensitivity

For people with dyslexia, scopic sensitivity, and related conditions, GNOME has an extension to adds a a translucent colored overlay over your desktop that may help. It’s ‘ColorTint’ that adds an indicator applet in system tray area. User may click the drop down menu options to enable/disable the overlay, change the color via RGB slider… Continue reading ColorTint Adds Translucent Overlay To Help People with Dyslexia, Scopic Sensitivity

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Toggle Panel Visibility & Custom GNOME Shell All-In-One via Extension

How to hide top-bar, remove left dock and ‘Activities’, as well as toggle visibility of a few other Gnome Panel items are often asked questions. I used to use a few extensions to do the jobs until met ‘Just Perfection’. Just Perfection includes a list of options to toggle visibility of GNOME UI Elements, customize… Continue reading Toggle Panel Visibility & Custom GNOME Shell All-In-One via Extension

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How to Type Unusual Characters and Symbols in Ubuntu GNOME

 For Ubuntu, Fedora, and other Linux with GNOME desktop, here’s how to type unusual characters (e.g., Ẽ, ©, ™, ¼, €, etc) using the standard QWERTY computer keyboard. Without using a virtual keyboard, the standard physical keyboard supports for inserting alternate characters and symbols using the Compose key in Linux. Here’s how to enable… Continue reading How to Type Unusual Characters and Symbols in Ubuntu GNOME

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[Workaround] Blurry / Pixelated Text Font in Ubuntu Software of Ubuntu 21.10

The Ubuntu Software app in Ubuntu 21.10 Impish has an ugly font rendering on default Wayland. The text in the app looks a bit pixelated. I found the issue firstly when Impish was in beta stage. The issue was reported to also affect LibreOffice, Chromium, and other Snap apps, though most of them has been… Continue reading [Workaround] Blurry / Pixelated Text Font in Ubuntu Software of Ubuntu 21.10

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