Enable “Open as Admin” in Nautilus File Browser

It’s been a long time last time I wrote about how to enable “Open as root” or “Open as Administrator” in Nautilus’ context menu. A Nautilus extension called Nautilus Admin has been created for a period of time. It’s a simply Python script that adds some administrative actions to the right-click menu: Open as Administrator:… Continue reading Enable “Open as Admin” in Nautilus File Browser

Quick Tip: Show Battery Percentage in Ubuntu 17.10 Gnome panel

After moving to Ubuntu 17.10 Gnome Desktop, you may find that some handy indicator applet switches has gone. One of them is that neither ‘Settings’ nor ‘Gnome Tweaks’ show options to enable battery percentage in top panel. Also there’s no options to configure the date and time display settings in the center of the top… Continue reading Quick Tip: Show Battery Percentage in Ubuntu 17.10 Gnome panel

Click left Dock Icon to Minimize App Window in Ubuntu 21.10

Last updated on September 23rd, 2021 This simple tutorial shows how to enable ‘minimize on click’, minimize running app window when clicking on its icon on the left dock panel. All the opened app icons are docked on the left panel in Ubuntu GNOME desktop. Unlike Windows, it however does not minimize focused app when… Continue reading Click left Dock Icon to Minimize App Window in Ubuntu 21.10

Quick Tip: How to Install Gnome Extensions in Ubuntu 17.10

Last updated on March 21st, 2019 This quick tutorial is going to show beginners how to install and manage Gnome Shell Extensions in Ubuntu 17.10 while it uses Gnome Shell as default desktop environment. Gnome Shell Extensions are small pieces of code written by third party developers. If you are familiar with Chrome Extensions or… Continue reading Quick Tip: How to Install Gnome Extensions in Ubuntu 17.10