Enable Quick Filter Search Box in Synaptic Package Manager

For those prefer installing and removing Ubuntu packages via Synaptic package manager, you must have noticed the ‘Quick filter’ search function has been replaced by a search button. This quick tutorial is going to show you how to re-enable the ‘Quick filter’ function in Synaptic package manager in Ubuntu 18.04, Ubuntu 16.04, and higher. The… Continue reading Enable Quick Filter Search Box in Synaptic Package Manager

How to Downgrade An Installed Package in Ubuntu via Synaptic

For some reason, you may want to downgrade an installed application to an old version in Ubuntu. Usually, you can easily restore a package to its stock (initial) version available in Ubuntu universe repository. Or, you can restore to a specific software version if you added a third-party repository that contains the version of that… Continue reading How to Downgrade An Installed Package in Ubuntu via Synaptic

Install SoundConverter 2.1.1 on Ubuntu 13.04, 12.10, 12.04

This simple tutorial shows how to install SoundConverter on Ubuntu 13.04 Raring, 12.10 Quantal, 12.04 Precise and Linux Mint via GetDeb repository. SoundConverter is a simple sound converter application for the GNOME environment. It reads sound files in any format supported by GStreamer and outputs them in Ogg Vorbis, FLAC, or WAV format, or MP3… Continue reading Install SoundConverter 2.1.1 on Ubuntu 13.04, 12.10, 12.04