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Ubuntu_featuredHow to install samba on ubuntu 12.04

Samba on ubuntu 12.04 Samba is a software package which helps to share files between linux and windows, This post explains, how to share files between ubuntu and windows using samba. This is a very basic guide only for beginners. Samba installation on ubuntu 12.04 : Open terminal ( CTRL + ALT + t ) […]

Ubuntu_featuredHow to install google chrome on ubuntu 13.04

Google chrome is one of the best and popular browser . By default firefox is installed on ubuntu 13.04 , In this article we can see about installing chrome . Google chrome installation on ubuntu 13.04 is very easy . just you need to issue the below three commands. Install chrome on ubuntu 13.04 Step […]

fea-facebookLogin with facebook using PHP ( Demo and Download )

Login with facebook : You can use facebook login in your websites to allow users to login using their facebook don’t need an extra registration and user management for your can also manage users in your facebook application page. This article explains how to integrate “Facebook login” to your websites using Facebook PHP […]

Centos_featuredHow to install vnc on centos 6

VNC server VNC is used to display X windows sessions on remote computers.In this tutorial, we can learn how to setup VNC server on centos 6. Desktop environment is required in order to enable VNC server on centos. Install VNC on Centos 6 Before installing VNC server, make sure you have installed any Desktop environment. […]

Centos_featuredHow to install cacti on centos 6

Cacti – Network and performance monitoring tool Cacti is one of best monitoring tool used to monitor network, CPU load, memory, Disk and other services. Cacti uses PHP for front end, RRDTool for graphing and mysql for storage. Cacti installation on centos requires LAMP setup and SNMP. Install cacti on centos 6. Before installing cacti, […]

Centos_featuredHow to setup mail server in centos 6 ( postfix-dovecot )

This article describes how to setup a mail server in centos 6 . Here i have used three popular packages which is very easy to configure . » Postfix ( for sending ) » Dovecot ( for receiving ) » Squirrelmail ( for webmail access ) This guide is strictly for learning purpose , not […]

Ubuntu_featuredHow to install audacious in ubuntu 12.04

Audacious is a light weight mp3 player which uses less resources and gives high quality audio . It comes with two interfaces ( GTK interface and Winamp interface ) . Winamp interface looks like old winamp 2.x version has a same functionality like playlist,presets etc.. In this article we will see about Audacious installation in […]

Centos_featuredHow to install dns server in centos 6

DNS DNS helps to resolve domain name to ip address and ip address to domain name . In this post we can see how to configure DNS server on centos 6. Install dns server in centos 6 : Just follow the step by step instruction to setup dns server on centos 6 . You can […]

Centos_featuredInstall svn server on centos 6

SVN – Apache subversion SVN – Subversion is a versioning and revision control system used by developers to track and keep up earlier versions of their source codes. In this article we can see how to setup svn server on centos 6. Lets start , Install svn server on centos 6 Update yum repositories and […]

Ubuntu_featuredHow to install Oracle java 7 on ubuntu 12.04

By default ubuntu 12.04 comes with Openjdk. In this article, we can see how to install Oracle java 7 on ubuntu 12.04. Installing Oracle java 7 on ubuntu 12.04 Step 1 » Check the version of java package installed by issuing the below command krizna@leela:~$ sudo update-java-alternatives -l java-1.7.0-openjdk-i386 1051 /usr/lib/jvm/java-1.7.0-openjdk-i386 [OR] krizna@leela:~$ java -version […]

Centos_featuredHow to configure ftp server on centos 6

FTP – File transfer protocol is used to transfer files from one host to another over TCP . Configuring ftp server on linux is safe and secure . In this article we can see how to configure ftp server on centos 6 . please follow the steps. Configuring ftp server on Centos 6: Step 1 » Vsftpd […]

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 […]

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 […]