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Ubuntu_featuredHow to install virtualbox on ubuntu 12.04

Oracle virtualbox is a cross-platform virtualization software which means it can be installed on windows, Mac and Linux . VirtualBox supports all major operating systems in its virtual machines, Please refer this link for more details ( » Install Virtualbox on ubuntu 12.04 : Installing virtualbox on ubuntu 12.04 is very simple, just with 4 commands . Let’s start […]

Windows-featuredInstall ubuntu on windows 7 – VirtualBox

Virtual Machine : Virtual machine is a software implementation that helps to run operating system virtually within a operating system (eg: You can run linux/solaris/windows OS on windows OS). Virtual machine can be useful for windows user who would like to try linux without effecting your current windows OS. Virtual machine is just like other […]

Linux free download – Popular distributions

Linux becomes more popular in all user categories such as developers , designers , marketing people, administrators, bloggers and more. It is free, flexible and secure. Here i’ve listed popular linux distributions along with download links (ISO) in categories . Linux free downloads : » Desktop distributions » Server distributions » Netbook distributions » Cloud […]

wordpress-featuredHow to improve wordpress/blog performance

Website loading time is an important factor to improve website’s position in search results. Slow pages may irritate visitors and makes them to leave immediately, This will increase bounce rate which makes major drop in search results for your keywords. Refer the below posts that describes major factors effecting page load. » » […]

How to setup google apps for your domain

Setup google apps for your domain : Google provides free apps for small business which includes Email, calendar, docs and much more . In free edition these apps are limited upto 10 users and mail box size upto 10GB which is fair enough for running small business.  To setup google apps for your domain you […]

Centos_featuredHow to setup network in centos 6

Setup network in centos 6 : By default Centos 6 new installation will not have network access , which means you need to configure ip address to the network interfaces by yourself. In this article we can see how to setup network in centos 6 , i.e. assigning ipaddress in static and in DHCP  mode . […]

Centos_featuredHow to install squid proxy on centos 6

Squid proxy : Squid is a proxy server for caching and filtering web content . Squid proxy is used by various organisation and internet providers to reduce bandwidth and to increase response time . Squid proxy service will cache the requested web-content and re-using it for the further request of the same content . In […]

Ubuntu_featuredHow to install phpmyadmin on ubuntu 12.04

Phpmyadmin on ubuntu : Phpmyadmin is a free tool used to administrative MySQL database in a GUI mode ( Using web browser ) . You can perform almost all the major tasks like creating , deleting  and modifying databases, tables, rows etc. you can also optimize and repair tables just with a single click . Phpmyadmin […]

Windows-featuredBest free softwares for windows 7 desktop

Best free softwares for windows 7 We have lot of free softwares for windows, Here is the list of best essential free softwares for windows 7 users. » Avast Anti-virus » Malwarebytes Anti-Malware » CCleaner » OpenOffice » Adobe Reader X » 7-zip » Paint.NET » Google Chrome » Adobe flash player » VLC media […]

Centos_featuredInstall and configure DHCP server on centos 6

Setup DHCP server on Centos 6 : Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) is used to assign IP addresses and other stuff like gateway and DNS details automatically to the clients. we need a DHCP server configured for offering ipaddress to the clients when it is required . Installing DHCP server on Centos 6: After installing […]

Ubuntu_featuredHow to install gnome3 on ubuntu 12.04

Install gnome3 on ubuntu 12.04 : This article will help you to install gnome3 on ubuntu 12.04 . people who are not interested in using unity can install gnome environment on their ubuntu machine.Gnome3 now comes with various new features . Installing gnome on ubuntu 12.04 is very easy , just follow the steps . […]

Ubuntu_featuredHow to install Adobe reader on ubuntu 12.04

Install Adobe reader on ubuntu 12.04 : Adobe reader is the best PDF document viewer . In the article we can see how to install adobe reader on ubuntu 12.04  . Command mode installation: Step 1 » Before starting the installation we need to update the repository krizna@leela:~$ sudo apt-get update Step 2 » Now […]

Ubuntu_featuredInstall Apache2, Mysql and PHP on Ubuntu 12.04 (LAMP)

How to install Apache , mysql and PHP on Ubuntu 12.04 . In this tutorial we will learn how to install/configure own webserver on ubuntu 12.04 . Installing apache , mysql and php on ubuntu is pretty easy , just follow the steps . After installing Ubuntu 12.04 (Ubuntu 12.04 installation step by step screenshots […]

Centos_featuredHow to install phpmyadmin on centos 6

Phpmyadmin : Phpmyadmin is a free tool used to administrate MySQL . Phpmyadmin supports all major operation with MySQL in GUI mode. Before configuring Phpmyadmin refer these steps for installing and configuring apache , mysql and php. 1. Apache2 installation and configuration 2. Mysql installation 3. PHP installation 4. Testing all together PhpMyadmin installation on […]

Ubuntu_featuredHow to Install adobe flash player on ubuntu 12.04

Installing flash player on ubuntu 12.04 : Adobe flash player is the only application that allow you to browse multimedia content like animations , flash games , videos , advertisements , rich media content etc.. Adobe flash player is designed to support all the operating systems like windows , MAC , linux , solaris , […]

Ubuntu_featuredHow to install VLC player on ubuntu 12.04

Installing VLC player on ubuntu 12.04 VLC player is one of the best software for watching movies of different formats (avi , wmv , mpg , mpeg , mov , ram , mp4 , swf, flv ) . VLC media player is the best media player alternative for both windows and ubuntu . here we […]

Centos_featuredInstalling and configuring samba on centos 6

How to install and configure samba on centos 6 : Samba is free software mainly used for file sharing between other platforms ( Windows ) using  SMB/CIFS protocol .Default centos 6 installation will not include samba packages , you need install manually .Here we can see how to install and configure samba using yum. Samba […]

Centos_featuredInstalling Apache2 , Mysql server and PHP on Centos 6 (LAMP)

How to install Apache , mysql and PHP on centos 6 . In this tutorial we can see the step by step installation of Apache webserver along with mysql and php enabled. This tutorial is very basic , Strictly for beginners or internal purpose . After installing Centos 6 (Centos 6 installation step by step […]

Ubuntu_featuredHow to install teamviewer7 on ubuntu 12.04

Install teamviewer7 on ubuntu 12.04 : Installing team viewer 7 on ubuntu 12.04 is pretty easy , No need to install wine and other dependency stuff . Download a fresh teamviewer Debian package from “” and issue below command with downloaded teamviewer package . krizna@leela:~$sudo dpkg -i teamviwer_linux.deb Type  Teamviewer  on your search and you can […]

Ubuntu_featuredInstall google chrome on ubuntu 12.04

How to install google chrome on ubuntu 12.04 Google chrome is one of most popular browser for its quick launching and fast browsing. In this article we can see how to install google chrome on ubuntu 12.04 We can install google chrome in two methods. Method 1 We can install chrome from google official repository […]