How to Add ‘File Compare’ to Ubuntu Nautilus Context Menu

This simple tutorial shows you how to add ‘File Compare’ option on Nautilus’ context menu in Ubuntu 13.04 Raring Ringtail. There are a few tools in Ubuntu allow to compare files or folders, such as Meld Diff Viewer, Kdiff3. Nautilus-compare is a simple plugin that integrates them with Nautilus file browser. Press Ctrl+Alt+T on your… Continue reading How to Add ‘File Compare’ to Ubuntu Nautilus Context Menu

Install Shutter 0.90 in Ubuntu 13.04 via PPA

Last updated on March 11th, 2015This simple tutorial shows you how to install the latest Shutter 0.90 on Ubuntu 13.04 Raring Ringtail using its PPA repository. This release fixes bugs and removes some error prone (or unused) features. Some of the error prone features has been removed in order to keep Shutter’s codebase easier to… Continue reading Install Shutter 0.90 in Ubuntu 13.04 via PPA

How to Change the Number of Workspaces in Ubuntu

This simple tutorial shows how to reduce / increase the number of workspaces on Ubuntu 12.04, 12.10, 13.04 and upcoming 13.10 Unity Desktop. There are quite a few Ubuntu configuration tools that allow to manage number of workspaces on Unity Desktop, such as Ubuntu Tweak, Unity Tweak Tool, Unsettings, CompizConfig Settings Manager, etc. NOTE: For… Continue reading How to Change the Number of Workspaces in Ubuntu

Install JDownloader 2 Beta on Ubuntu 12.04 / 13.04

Last updated on October 18th, 2015This brief tutorial is going to show you how to download and install JDownloader 2 Beta on Ubuntu 12.04 Precise, 13.04 Raring. As you may know, Jdownloader is a free and open-source download manager written in Java, which allows the automatic downloading of files and split files from one-click hosting… Continue reading Install JDownloader 2 Beta on Ubuntu 12.04 / 13.04

Jupiter is available for Ubuntu 13.04 from JoliCloud PPA Repository

As you may know, Jupiter is a powerful and lightweight power and hardware control applet. It has been retired and last supported release is up to Ubuntu 12.10 Quantal. However, Jupiter is available for Ubuntu 13.04 from JoliCloud Desktop Environment PPA. The webupd8team add the packages to the ppa and it’ll be used as a… Continue reading Jupiter is available for Ubuntu 13.04 from JoliCloud PPA Repository